in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Education; Classical Studies. 1270 words.
Thompson, Sir D'Arcy Wentworth (1860–1948), zoologist and classical scholar, was born at 3 Brandon Street, Edinburgh, on 2 May 1860, the only son of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1829–1902),...