Georges Cuvier

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French naturalist known as the father of comparative anatomy (1769-1832)

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It was George Cuvier (seen by many as the founder of comparative anatomy) who made a plaster cast of her body, dissected her and conserved her organs, including her genitals and brain, in bottles of formaldehyde.
Ya en el terreno historico, se conoce que George Cuvier fue quien termino con el bestiario de la antiguedad, ya que los restos oseos que en los siglos pasados se atribuian a dragones, unicornios y otra fauna mitica, eran fosiles de dinosaurios, como demostro Cuvier.