What’s Zoology and who is the Father of Zoology
Before answering this question I will first ask you what’s zoology? If you doesn’t know then don’t worry, I am here. So let’s start.
Biology is a natural science which deals with the study of life and living organisms, such as plants and animals.
Do you know
Biology has two branches.
In this article we are only going to discuss about zoology.
Study of animals is called zoology, or we can say that zoology is the branch of biology which deals with the scientific study of animals or we can also define zoology as the biological science of animals.
Learn more about zoology from britannica
Now the question arises-
Who discovered zoology
Aristotle is known as the founder of zoology because he was the first person in history who studied zoology in a logical and efficient way.
Who is known as the father of zoology
The great Greek philosopher Aristotle is known as the father of animal science or we can say zoology.
Some Facts about Aristotle
- He was born on 384 BC and died on 322 BC at the age of 61-62.
- During the classical period in ancient Greece region, he was one of the great polymath and philosopher.
- Aristotelian tradition was founded by him.
- He is also known as the founder of two schools of philosophy.
- Zoology, Physics, logic, poetry, physcology, etc. were the subjects he loves.
Learn more about Aristotle form wikipedia.
Why Aristotle is known as the father of zoology ?
Aristotle is known as the father of zoology in the world, because he was the first person in history who gave his thinking and thought on the animals, life of animals, reproduction of animals and etc other biological points releated to animals.
Aristotle was the first person in the world who studied biology in a structured and well organized manner. Maximum part of his writings is biology.
Here are some frequently asked questions regarding father of zoology.
1. What is zoology study of?
Zoology is the study of animal science.
2. Who is the father of modern zoology ?
Aristotle is known as the father of modern zoology.
3. Who is the father of Indian zoology?
According to me zoology is not only country specific, It’s of whole world. So the answer is Aristotle.
Now it’s your turn
Now it’s your chance to tell me about your favorite subject and who is the father of your favorite subject. You can answer me in the comment box.