Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!

Cowper william

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Cowper, William

(Science: person) B. Petersfield, Hampshire (Arlesford, according to Cole), in 1666. D. Bishops Sutton, mar. 8th, 1709. Was a london surgeon who published his anatomical works in sumptuous fashion and was one of the first anatomists to dissect a marsupial. Elected F.R.S., 1698. Was much in-debted to the work of Bidloo which he failed to acknowledge.

cowpers glands - glandulae bulbo-urethrales. These glands had been described previously (1684) by mery.

Lived: 1666-1709.