Scientist or institution: Vía Boada, Lluís
Repository institution: Museu Geològic del Seminari de Barcelona
Period covered: 1930-1991 aprox
Lluís Vía Boada (Vilafranca del Penedès, 1910 - Barcelona, 1991). A palaeontologist and geologist, he earned his doctorate in Natural Sciences at the University of Barcelona in 1959. He continued the Geology School at the Seminary of Barcelona and the Geology Museum. He got his start in palaeontology and specialised in fossil carcinology. He kept up constant interest in such closely related issues as organic evolution and the origins of mankind. He was the Deputy President of the Research group in the Evolution of Malacostraca and a member of the Spanish National Research Council - CSIC.
Approximate volume: 4,8 ml