Albert Günther

Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf Günther (1830–1914), British (German-born) zoologist. Father of British zoologist Robert William Theodore Günther (1869–1940).

Albert Günther

Zoological abbreviation: Günther

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1846Edit

  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1846. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Physostomi, containing the families Siluridae, Characinidae, Haplochitonidae, Sternoptychidae, Scopelidae, Stomiatidae in the collection of the British Museum 5: i–xxii + 1–455. BHL Reference page

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  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1859–1870. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. 8 volumes. London.

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  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1861. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the acanthopterygian fishes in the collection of the British Museum. Gobiidae, Discoboli, Pediculati, Blenniidae, Labyrinthici, Mugilidae, Notacanthi. London 3: i–xxv + 1–586 + i–x. BHLReference page

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  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1862. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii, Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Museum. British Museum, London. 4: i–xxi + 1–534. BHL Reference page

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  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1866. Catalogue of the Physostomi, containing the families Salmonidae, Percopsidae, Galaxidae, Mormyridae, Gymnarchidae, Esocidae, Umbridae, Scombresocidae, Cyprinodontidae, in the collection of the British Museum. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum 6(i–xv): 1–368. BHL Reference page

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  • Günther, A. 1868. Diagnoses of some new freshwater fishes from Surinam and Brazil, in the collection of the British Museum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 4 1(6): 475–481. DOI: 10.1080/00222936808695733  . BHL Reference page
  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1868. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Physostomi, containing the families Heteropygii, Cyprinidae, Gonorhynchidae, Hyodontidae, Osteoglossidae, Clupeidae, Chirocentridae, Alepocephalidae, Notopteridae, Halosauridae, in the collection of the British Museum. Volume 7. British Museum, printed by Order of the Trustees: London. i–xx + 1–512 pp. BHL Reference page

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  • Günther, A. 1881. Appendix III. Herpetology. Descriptions of two new species of snakes from South-eastern Africa. pp. 329–330, pls. c, d in Oates, F. Matabele Land and the Victoria Falls. C. Kegan Paul: London. BHL Reference page
  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1881. Reptiles, batrachians, and fishes (pp. 18–22). In: Account of the zoological collections made during the survey of H. M. S. Alert in the Straits of Magellan and on the coast of Patagonia. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London 1881 (pt 1): 2–141, Pls. 1–2 (fishes).
  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1881. Andrew Garrett's Fische der Südsee. Band II, Heft. VII. Journal des Museum Godeffroy, Band IV, Heft XV. F. Friederichsen & Co., Hamburg. Andrew Garrett's Fische der Südsee 217–256, Col. Pls. 121–140.

1882Edit

  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1882. Report on the fishes. In: Tizard, T. H., and J. Murray. Exploration of the Faröe channel, during the summer of 1880, in H. M.'s hired ship Knight Errant. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 11: 677–680.

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  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1884. Reptilia, Batrachia, and Pisces. In: Report on the zoological collections made in the Indo-Pacific Ocean during the voyage of H. M. S. Alert, 1881–2. London. Reptilia, Batrachia, and Pisces. 1884: 29–33, Pl. 3.

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  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1887. On Australian fishes of the genus Beryx. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 5) 20(117): 237–239.
  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1887. Note on the Hapuku of New Zealand (Polyprion prognathus). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 5) 20(117): 236–237.
  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1887. Report on the deep-sea fishes collected by H. M. S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H. M. S. Challenger 22 (pt 57): i–lxv + 1–268, Pls. 1–66.
  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1887. Descriptions of two new species of fishes from Mauritius. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London 1887 (pt 3): 550–551, Pls. 48–49.

1888Edit

  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1888. Report on the fishes obtained by Mr. J. Murray in deep water on the north-west coast of Scotland, between April 1887 and March 1888. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 15: 205–220, Pls. 3–4.
  • Günther, A.C.L.G. 1888. Contribution to our knowledge of the fishes of the Yangtsze-Kiang. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 6) 1(6): 429–435. [Date of publication from Evenhuis 2003:31

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