Achille Costa (1823-1899)
Achille Costa (10 August 1823, Lecce- 17 November 1899 Rome) was an Italian entomologist appointed director of the Zoological Museum of Naples. He founded the entomological collections in Naples and described many new species.
Achille Costa was the son of Oronzio Gabriele Costa
Covetti, A. 1970. Bollettino della Societa Sarda di Scienze Naturali 6: 59-71, portrait.
Della Valle, A., Atti Accad. Pontaniana (Napoli), 29:- Necrologia 4, 6 pp., 1899.