William Conybeare

JUNE 7, 2016

William Conybeare, an English geologist, was born June 7, 1787. When Mary Anning discovered the first specimens of Ichthyosaurus and Plesiosaurus at Lyme Regis in Dorset in the 1810s, it was Conybeare and his friend Henry De la Beche who described and published her...

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