(1518 – 1574)
Kentman first studied medicine at the University of Leipzig then went to the University of Bologna in Italy where he received his M.D. in 1549.
Biographical references: Poggendorff: 1, col. 1243. Sarjeant, Geologists, 1980: 2, 1436. World Who's Who in Science: 924.Nomenclaturæ Rerum Fossilium quæ in Misnia præcipuè et in aliis quoque regionibus inveniuntur. (Tigvri, 1565).
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