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Alfred Russel Wallace

* 1823 in Usk, Monmouthshire
+ 1913 in Broadstone, Dorset



Alfred Russel Wallace was a British naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist, and biologist.
He is best known for independently conceiving the theory of evolution through natural selection;
his paper on the subject was jointly published with some of Charles Darwin's writings in 1858.

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