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Hübner, Jacob 1761-1826

Overview
Works: 191 works in 389 publications in 4 languages and 1,078 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Terminology  Bibliography  Classification  Atlases  Catalogs and collections 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Illustrator, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: QL543, 595.78
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Most widely held works by Jacob Hübner
Das kleine Schmetterlingsbuch : die Tagfalter by Jacob Hübner( Book )

35 editions published between 1900 and 1995 in German and English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das kleine buch der nachtfalter, kolorierte stiche by Jacob Hübner( Book )

15 editions published between 1822 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge by Jacob Hübner( Book )

47 editions published between 1793 and 1838 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Systematische Bearbeitung der Schmetterlinge von Europa : als Text, Revision und Supplement zu Jakob Hübner's Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge by G. A. W Herrich-Schäffer( Book )

10 editions published between 1845 and 1849 in German and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge by Jacob Hübner( Book )

9 editions published in 1816 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge by Jacob Hübner( Book )

in German and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge by Jacob Hübner( Book )

5 editions published in 1806 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lepidopterologische Zuträge by Jacob Hübner( Book )

6 editions published between 1820 and 1938 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Systematische Bearbeitung der Schmetterlinge von Europa : zugleich als Text, Revision und Supplement zu Jacob Hübner's Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge by G. A. W Herrich-Schäffer( Book )

3 editions published between 1843 and 1847 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tentamen determinationis digestionis atque denominationis singularum stirpium lepidopterorum peritis ad inspiciendum et dijudicandum communicatum by Jacob Hübner( Book )

4 editions published between 1800 and 1873 in Latin and German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beiträge zur Geschichte der Schmetterlinge by Jacob Hübner( Book )

6 editions published in 1786 in German and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte europäischer Schmetterlinge : Augsburg 1793 - 1842( )

3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most obvious monument to Hübner's memory is provided by the countless figures painted from nature with the utmost attention to detail which crowd the plates of the great works to the publication of which he devoted his life. It would, however, be a profound mistake to regard Hübner as merely a draughtman and illustrator of exceptional skill, for in many ways he was in advance of his age in his appreciation of those characters which are of special importance for the purpose of classification. Thus he was a pioneer in his day in stressing the importance of studying the immature as well as the adult stages of insects. The exquisite figures of larvae and pupae given in his Geschichte europäischer Schmetterlinge are not only still without a rival, but they provided also a powerful stimulus in turning the attention of later workers to the need for the study of structural as opposed to purely external characters. ... Francis Hemming
Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge by Jacob Hübner( Book )

in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Beiträge zur Geschichte der Schmetterlinge by Jacob Hübner( )

in German and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hübner, Iakob

Hübner, Iakob 1761-1826

Hübner, Jacob 1761-1826

Hübner, Jakob.

Hübner, Jakob 1761-1826

Huebner, Jacob 1761-1826

Huebner, Jakob 1761-1826

Jacob Hübner Duits bioloog (1761-1826)

Jacob Hübner entomòleg

Jacob Hübner Entomologist

Jacob Hübner entomologo tedesco

Jacob Hübner tysk entomolog

Jakob Hübner

Хюбнер, Якоб

יקוב הובנר אנטמולוג

جاكوب أوبنر

雅各布·赫伯納

Languages
German (145)

English (15)

Latin (2)

French (1)