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Edward Forbes (1815–1854)

Forbes, Edward. An eminent English naturalist; born in Douglas, Isle of Man, Feb. 12, 1815; died in Edinburgh, Nov. 18, 1854. He wrote: ‘The History of British Starfishes’ (1841); ‘Description of Fossil Invertebrate from South India’ (1846); ‘Zoölogy of the European Seas’ (posthumous, 1859).