Henri de Blainville
(12 Sep 1777 - 1 May 1850)
French zoologist and anatomist who succeeded Cuvier (1832) as professor in Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. His paleontological work added valuable evidence for his theory of a chain of creation.
Science Quotes by Henri de Blainville (1 quote)
Life is the twofold internal movement of composition and decomposition at once general and continuous.
— Henri de Blainville
In The American Journal of the Medical Sciences (1858), 152.