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Peter Jackson (biologist)

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Peter Jackson (biologist)

Peter Jackson was the Chairman of the IUCN Cat Specialist Group of the Species Survival Commission between 1983 and 2000. He is a world-renowned tiger conservationist who was involved in tiger research and conservation efforts since the late 1960s.[1]

The Malayan tiger was named Panthera tigris jacksoni to honour Peter Jackson' efforts for tiger conservation.[2]


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  2. ^ O’Brien, S. J., Luo, S.-J., Kim, J.-H., Johnson, W. E. (2005). Molecular Genetic Analysis Reveals Six Living Subspecies of Tiger, Panthera tigris. Cat News 42: 6−8.
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