Quotes by August Weismann

About August Weismann:

Friedrich Leopold August Weismann was a German evolutionary biologist. Ernst Mayr ranked him the second most notable evolutionary theorist of the 19th century, after Charles Darwin. Weismann became the Director of the Zoological Institute and the first Professor of Zoology at Freiburg.

Author Bio

  • NameAugust Weismann
  • DescriptionGerman evolutionary biologist
  • BornJanuary 17, 1834
  • DiedNovember 5, 1914
  • CountryGerman Confederation; German Empire
  • ProfessionBiologist; Zoologist