John James Audubon
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"John James Audubon", born "Jean-Jacques Audubon", was an American ornithology/ornithologist, natural history/naturalist, and Painting/painter. He was notable for his expansive studies to document all types of American birds and for his detailed illustrations that depicted the birds in their natural habitats. His major work, a color-plate book entitled The Birds of America (1827–1839), is considered one of the finest ornithological works ever completed. Audubon identified 25 new species.

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