James Dwight Dana

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James Dwight Dana (1813–1895), United States geologist, mineralogist, volcanologist, and zoologist.


  • Dana 1852-1855: Crustacea, United States exploring expedition during the years 1838-1842, Philadelphia: 13–14.


  • Dana, J.D. 1851. Conspectus crustaceorum quae in orbis terrarum circumnavi gatione, Carolo Wilkes e classe reipublicae foederatae duce, lexit et descripsit. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 5: 267–272. full article (BHL). reference page 
  • Dana, J.D., 1852a: Conspectus crustaceorum, etc., Conspectus of the Crustacea of the Exploring Expedition under Capt. Wilkes, U.S.N., including the Paguridea, continued, the Megalopidea, and the Macroura. Paguridea, continued, and subtribe Megalopidea. (Preprint from) Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, 6: 6–28, 1854.
  • Dana, J.D., 1852b: On the classification of the Corystoidea, Paguridea, etc. 2. Conspectus crustaceorum, etc.—Conspectus of the Crustacea of the Exploring Expedition under Capt. Wilkes, U.S.N. (Preprint from) American Journal of Science and Arts (2) 23: 119–124.
  • Dana, J.D., 1852c: Crustacea, part I. United States Exploring Expedition, during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N., 13: 1–685. C. Sherman, Philadelphia (Reprinted Antiquariaat Junk, Lochem, Netherlands, 1972.)


  • Clarke, J.M. 1913: Dana, the zoologist. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, 24: 68–69.

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