Dalla Torre, Karl Wilhelm von (1850-1928)
Karl Wilhelm von Dalla Torre (14 July 1850, Kitzbühel, Tyrol - 6 April 1928, Innsbruck) was an Austrian taxonomist, entomologist and botanist. Dalla Torre studied natural sciences at the University of Innsbruck. He then worked in the University as an entomologist and in 1895 became Professor of Zoology at the University of Innsbruck. This botanist is denoted by the author abbreviation Dalla Torre when citing a botanical name.
- Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp.
- Taeger, A. & S.M. Blank. (Eds.) 1998. Pflanzenwespen Deutschlands. 364pp. Keltern. p. 331, portrait.