Johann Christian Ludwig Hellwig: Difference between revisions

"Humboldt Museum" was only a name used from 1949 to 2009
("Humboldt Museum" was only a name used from 1949 to 2009)
He exerted a great influence on his pupils.{{Citation needed|date=April 2007}} He was the tutor and the father-in-law of the German entomologist [[Johann Karl Wilhelm Illiger]] (1775–1813), who became director of the zoological garden of [[Berlin]], of the mineralogist [[Gottlieb Peter Sillem]] (who succeeded him at the school of Braunschweig) and the count [[Johann Centurius Hoffmannsegg]] (1766–1849).
 
His work in the taxonomy of the insects in collaboration with Illiger and Hoffmannsegg is famous and was the entomological origin of the collections of the [[Humboldt MuseumUniversity of Berlin|University of Berlin]] (in the present day and since a long time, separated from the university and kept in the [[Natural History Museum, Berlin|Natural History Museum of Berlin]]).
 
== Hellwig's Wargame ==