- Constantine Samuel,1783–1840, U.S. naturalist, born in Turkey.
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Examples from the Web for rafinesque
It was first described by Rafinesque, in 1819, from the Ohio River.
This species was first described by Rafinesque in 1820 from streams in Kentucky.
The channel-cat was first described by Rafinesque, in 1820, from the Ohio River.
In this word and in elowapi, Rafinesque mistook the meaning of the prefix.The Lenp and their Legends
Daniel G. Brinton
Amia was altered to Amiatus by Rafinesque in 1815 because it was too short a name.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)
David Starr Jordan