George Albert Boulenger

Not to be confused with E. G. Boulenger

George Albert Boulenger (September 19, 1858 – November 23, 1937), Belgian-British zoologist. Boulenger described 1,096 species of fish, 556 species of amphibians, and 872 species of reptiles.

George Albert Boulenger

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1882Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1882. Description of an apparently new species of lizard of the genus Sceloporus. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1882: 761–762, 1 plate. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1883.tb02794.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1882. Catalogue of the Batrachia Salientia s. Ecaudata in the Collection of the British Museum. Second Edition. Order of the Trustees: London. XVI + 503 pp. BHL Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1882. Catalogue of the Batrachia Gradientia s. Caudata in the Collection of the British Museum. Second Edition. Order of the Trustees: London. VIII + 127 pp. BHL Reference page

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  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885. Catalogue of the lizards in the British Museum (Natural History). Volume 1. Gekkonidae, Eublapheridae, Uroplatidae, Pygopodidae, Agamidae. Second edition. Trustees of the British Museum: London. xiii + 436 pp., 32 pls. BHL Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885. Catalogue of the lizards in the British Museum (Natural History). Volume 2. Iguanidae, Xenosauridae, Zonuridae, Anguidae, Aniellidae, Helodermatidae, Varanidae, Xantusiidae, Teiidae, Amphisbaenidae. Second edition. Trustees of the British Museum: London. xiii + 497 pp., 24 pls. BHL Reference page

1887Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1887. Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Natural History) Second edition. Volume 3. Lacertidae, Gerrhosauridae, Scincidae, Anelytropsidae, Dibamidae, Chamaeleontidae. Printed by Order of the Trustees: London. XII + 575 pp., pls I–XL. BHL Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1887. On the systematic position of the genus Miolania, Owen (Ceratochelys, Huxley). Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1887: 554–555. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1887.tb03018.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G. A., 1887: An account of the fishes collected by Mr. C. Buckley in eastern Ecuador. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1887 (2): 274–283, Pls. 20-24.


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1891Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1891. On new or little-known Indian and Malayan reptiles and batrachians. Annals and magazine of natural history (6) 8: 288–292. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1891. Description of a new lizard of the genus Ctenoblepharis, from Chili. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1891: 3. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1891.tb06802.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1891. On some chelonian remains preserved in the Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1891: 4–8. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1891.tb06803.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1891. On British remains of Homoeosaurus, with remarks on the classification of the Rhynchocephalia. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1891: 167–172. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1891.tb06820.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1891. On reptiles, batrachians, and fishes from the Lesser West Indies. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1891: 351–357. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1891.tb01759.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1891. A contribution to the knowledge of the races of Rana esculenta and their geographical distribution. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1891: 374–384. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1891.tb01762.x BHL

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  • Boulenger, G.A. 1893. On remains of an extinct gigantic tortoise from Madagascar (Testudo grandidieri, Vaillant). Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 13: 305–311, plates XXXIX-XLI. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1893.tb00003.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1893. Concluding report on the reptiles and batrachians obtained in Burma by Signor L. Fea dealing with the collection made in Pegu and the Karin Hills in 1887–88. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova (2) 13: 304–347. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1893. Catalogue of the snakes in the British Museum (Natural History) Volume I. Containing the families Typhlopidæ, Glauconiidæ, Boidæ, Ilysiidæ, Uropeltidæ, Xenopeltidæ, and Colubridæ Aglyphæ, part. British Museum (Natural History): London. xiv + 448 pp. BHL Reference page

1894Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1894. Catalogue of the snakes in the British Museum (Natural History). Volume II. Containing the conclusion of the Colubridæ Aglyphæ. British Museum (Natural History): London. xi + 382 pp. BHL Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1894. Third report on additions to the batrachian collection in the Natural-History Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1894: 640–646, 2 pls. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1894. Second report on additions to the lizard collection in the Natural-History Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1894: 722–736, 3 pls. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1894. List of reptiles and batrachians collected by Dr. J. Bohls near Asuncíon, Paraguay. Annals and magazine of natural history (6) 13: 342–348. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1894. On the genus Phryniscus of Wiegmann. Annals and magazine of natural history (6) 14: 374–375. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1894. Description of a new Anolis from Antigua, West Indies. Annals and magazine of natural history (6) 14: 375–376. BHL

1895Edit

  • Boulenger, G. A., 1895: [Abstract of a report on a large collection of fishes formed by Dr. C. Ternetz in Matto Grosso and Paraguay, with descriptions of new species.]. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1895 (3): 523–529.

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  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898. An account of the reptiles and batrachians collected by Dr. L. Loria in British New Guinea. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova Series 2, 38: 694–710. BHL   Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898. On a collection of fishes from the Rio Jurua, Brazil. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 14: 421–428. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1898.tb00064.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898. An account of the Reptiles and Batrachians collected by Dr. L. Loria in British New Guinea. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova. Series 2, 38: 694–710. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898. A revision of the African and Syrian fishes of the family Cichlidae.--Part I. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London 1898 (pt 2): 132–152, Pl. 19. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898. Report on the fishes recently obtained by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in Lake Tanganyika. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London 1898 (3): 494–497. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898. Fourth report on additions to the batrachian collection in the Natural-History Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1898: 473–482, 2 plates. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898. A list of reptiles and batrachians collected by the late Prof. L. Balzan in Bolivia. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova (2) 19: 128–133. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1898(1899). Third report on additions to the lizard collection in the Natural-History Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1898: 912–923, 3 plates. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. Second contribution to the ichthyology of Lake Tanganyika.–On the fishes obtained by the Congo Free State Expedition under Lieut. Lemaire in 1898. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 15: 87–96. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1899.tb00020.x BHL

1899Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. Matériaux pour la faune du Congo. Poissons nouveaux du Congo. Cinquième Partie. Cyprins, Silures, Cyprinodontes, Acanthoptérygiens. Annales du Musée du Congo (Série Zoologie) 1 (5): 97–128, pls. 40–47. PDF
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. A revision of the African and Syrian fishes of the family Cichlidae.--Part II. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London 1899 (pt 1): 98–143 [1-47], Pls. 11–12. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. Matériaux pour la faune du Congo. Poissons nouveaux du Congo. Troisième Partie. Silures, Acanthoptérygiens, Mastacembles, Plectognathes. Annales du Musée du Congo (Série Zoologie) 1 (3): 39–58, Pls. 20–29.
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. A revision of the African and Syrian fishes of the family Cichlidae. Part II. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London 1899 (pt 1): 98–143 [1–47], Pls. 11–12. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. Reptiles. pp. 354-356. In E. A. Fitz Gerald (eds.) The Highest Andes. Methuen & Co., London. Complete book considered.
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. Descriptions of new batrachians in the collection of the British Museum (Natural History). Annals and magazine of natural history (7) 3: 275–277, 2 plates. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1899. Descriptions of new reptiles and batrachians collected by Mr. P. O. Simons in the Andes of Ecuador. Annals and magazine of natural history (7) 4: 454–457. BHL
  • Boulenger, G. A., 1899: Viaggio del Dr. Enrico Festa nell'Ecuador e regioni vicine. Poissons de l'Équateur. [Deuxième Partie] (1). Bollettino dei Musei di Zoologia ed Anatomia Comparata della R. Università di Torino, 14 (335): 1–8.

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  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. On some characters distinguishing the young of various species of Polypterus. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1902(1): 121–125. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1902.tb08211.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. On the fishes collected by Mr. S. L. Hinde in the Kenya District, East Africa, with descriptions of four new species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1902(2): 221–224. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1902.tb08233.x BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. On the southern snapping-turtle (Chelydra rosignonii, Bocourt). Annals and magazine of natural history (7) 9: 49–51. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. Diagnoses of new cichlid fishes discovered by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in Lake Nyassa. Annals and magazine of natural history (7) 10: 69–71. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. Contributions to the ichthyology of the Congo.--I. On some new fishes from the French Congo. Proceedings of the general meetings for scientific business of the Zoological Society of London 1: 234–237, Pls. 22–24. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. List of the fishes, batrachians, and reptiles collected by the late Mr. P. O. Simons in the Provinces of Mendoza and Cordova, Argentina. Annals and magazine of natural history (7) 9: 336–339. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. Descriptions of two new South-American apodal batrachians. Annals and magazine of natural history (7) 10: 152–153. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. Descriptions of new batrachians and reptiles from the Andes of Peru and Bolivia. Annals and magazine of natural history (7) 10: 394–402. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. Descriptions of new fishes from the collection made by Mr. E. Degen in Abyssinia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (Series 7) 10(60) (art. 59): 421–439.BHL Reference page

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  • Boulenger, G.A. 1905. Description of a new newt from Yunnan. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1905(1): 277. BHL

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  • Boulenger, G.A. 1907. On a small collection of fishes made in the eastern watershed of the Transvaal by Capt. G. E. Bruce. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1907(2): 307–311, Pls. 18-19. Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1907. Descriptions of three new fishes from Central Africa. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (Series 7) 20(120) (art. 67): 487–489.BHL Reference page

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1909Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1909. Catalogue of the fresh-water fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History). London. 1: i–xii + 1–373. BHL
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1909. Catalogue of the fresh-water fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History). London. 2: i–xii + 1–529. BHL

1910Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1910. On a large collection of fishes made by Dr. W. J. Ansorge in the Quanza and Bengo rivers, Angola. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (Series 8) 6(36): 537–561.BHL Reference page

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  • Boulenger, G. A., 1912: Description of a new fish from British East Africa. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (Series 8) 9 (53): 519–521. BHL Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1912. Poissons recueillis dans la Région du Bas-Congo par M. le Dr W. J. Ansorge. Poissons, Batraciens et Reptiles. (Matériaux pour la Faune du Congo.). Annales du Musée du Congo Belge, Sér. C (Zoologie) (Sér. 1) 2(3): 1–27, Pls. 17-22. Reference page

1913Edit

  • Boulenger, G.A.; 1913: Descriptions de deux poissons nouveaux provenant des récoltes de Mr. E. Luja à Kondué, Kasai. Société des naturalistes Luxembourgeois, 3: 42–43. Reference page
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1913. Sur une petite collection de poissons recueillis dans l'Uelé par la mission dirigée par M. Hutereau. Revue de Zoologie Africaine, 2(2): 155–161.BHL Reference page

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  • Boulenger, G.A. 1916. Catalogue of the fresh-water fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History). Volume IV. Order of the Trustees: London: xxviii + 392 pp. BHL Reference page

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