Jouanin, Christian, 1925-2014

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Biographical History

Christian Jouanin (1925-2014) was an ornithologist who worked in France with the Laboratoire de zoologie des oiseaux du Muséum d'histoire naturelle. He was also a member of the Académie nationale de pharmacie. In 1955 he described a petrel that was named after him: Jouanin's petrel (Bulweria fallax), as Roger Clapp mentions in the records of the National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program.


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