Nikolai Mikhailovich Kulagin



Born in Smolensk Government. Graduated from Moscow University, in late 1880s curated herpetological collection in the Museum. Acknowledged entomologist, anatomist, embryologist, physiologist, evolutionist. Corresponding member of the Russian Acad. Sci. (1913), acting member of the Belorussian Acad. Sci. (1934) and the Academy of Agricultural Sci. (1935). Professor of the Moscow University, Timiryasev Academy, dean of Natural History Department of the Shanyavski University (1912-1922) in Moscow.