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Linnaeus and Cuvier have been my two gods, though in very different ways, but they were mere school-boys to old Aristotle.
Aristotle did make progress beyond earlier philosophers, just as Darwin advanced beyond Linnaeus and Cuvier.
There is a wretched figure of this insect given in the fourth volume of Cuvier's Regne Animal.
Were some of his biographers right in asserting that he had adopted Cuvier's system?My Recollections of Lord Byron|Teresa Guiccioli
The skin being covered with thick hair, induces M. Cuvier to consider that it was the inhabitant of a cold region.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts
The name Testacella, or little shell, was given by Cuvier in 1800, because this slug has a small shell at the end of the tail.Our British Snails|John William Horsley
It is an excellent illustration of Cuvier's sagacity, and he evidently takes some pride in telling his story about it.On the Method of Zadig|Thomas Henry Huxley