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|John Edward Gray|
12 February 1800|
7 March 1875 (aged 75)|
John Edward Gray (12 February 1800–7 March 1875) was a English zoologist. He studied medicine in London, and became head of the Zoological collection in 1840. During his life he wrote over 500 academic papers, mostly on new species.
- Illustrations of Indian Zoology (1830-35) (with Thomas Hardwicke)
- The Zoological Miscellany, to be continued occasionally. London: Published by Treuttel, Wurtz and Co. (1831)
- Catalogue of shield reptiles (1855 and 1870)
- Biographies for birdwatchers - Barbara and Richard Mearns ISBN 0-12-487422-3