| University of Oklahoma|
| October 9, 1905
Santa Maria - Rio Grande do Sul (1905-10-09) |
June 9, 1980, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Brazil, United States of America
Guggenheim Fellowship for Natural Sciences, Latin America & Caribbean
Llewellyn Ivor Price Wikipedia
Llewellyn Ivor Price (October 9, 1905, Santa Maria – 1980, Rio Grande do Sul) was one of the first Brazilian paleontologists.
Price's work contributed not only to the development of Brazilian but also to global paleontology. He collected Staurikosaurus, the first dinosaur discovered in Brazil.
Son of American parents, he studied chemistry and graduated in zoology and geology in the United States. After being professor at Harvard he returned to Brazil. He died of a heart attack.In 1980 he was awarded the José Bonifácio de Andrada e Silva prize by the Sociedade Brasileira de Geologia.