|This article needs additional citations for verification. (October 2016) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)|
|Born||15 August 1815
Kabile Parish, present-day Latvia
|Died||8 May 1891 (aged 75)
Raikküla Parish, present-day Estonia
|Author abbrev. (botany)||Keyserl.|
Count Alexander Friedrich Michael Lebrecht Nikolaus Arthur von Keyserling (15 August 1815, in Kabile Parish – 8 May 1891, in Raikküla) was a Baltic German geologist and paleontologist from the Keyserlingk family of Baltic German nobility.
Alexander's nephews include diplomat Heinrich von Keyserlingk and writer Eduard von Keyserling. Archibald von Keyserling, the first leader of the Latvian Navy, was his great grandson. Philosopher Hermann von Keyserling was his grandson.
|This article about a paleontologist is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This article about a German scientist is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|