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Published: 2009-08-31
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Obituary Torleif Holthe  (1946–2007)

Museum of Natural History and Archaeology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway
Trondhjem Biological Station, Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway


Professor Emeritus Torleif Holthe passed away on Friday, 22 June 2007 at the age of 61. Torleif had for the last few years suffered from deteriorating health after a stroke eight years ago. He never fully recovered and had several more strokes during the following years. Then in early June he had another that he did not survive.