L. Koch
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Ludwig Koch, from OmniPaper project.




Germany, Regensburg

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Ludwig Carl Christian Koch was born in November 8, 1825. In usual taxonomic literature, his name is always accompanied by initials as L. Koch to distinguish from his famous opilio-father, C. L. Koch.

Notable contributionsEdit

Contributions of L. Koch paled compared to his father, but even so, he described numerous species of Palearctic harvestmen. Famous examples of names created by him:

External resourcesEdit

OmniPaper Article on L. Koch, including opilio-publication list [1]

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