|Birth||(1756-01-19)19 January 1756 Les Arcs|
|Birth Place||Les Arcs|
Events Occured in Scienctist Life
With Jean Guillaume Bruguière and Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, he collaborated in the creation of Journal d'Histoire Naturelle (1792).
He returned to France in 1798 with a large collection of natural history specimens from his travels.
Later, he was associated with the École nationale vétérinaire d'Alfort, where in 1811, he was appointed professor of zoology.