Definition of Fabre, Jean Henri in English:

Fabre, Jean Henri

Line breaks: Jean Henri Fabre
Pronunciation: /ˈfabrə, fɑbʀ/

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  • (1823–1915), French entomologist. Fabre became well known for his meticulous observations of insect behaviour, notably the life cycles of dung beetles, oil beetles, and solitary bees and wasps.

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