Reference numberEC/1862/02
Previous numbersCert X, 16
TitleBentham, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe Author of "The Botany of the Voyages of HMS Sulphur," Monographs of the Orders Scrophularineae, Labiatae, &c in DeCandolle's "Prodromus", & numerous other works in systematic & descriptive Botany. Distinguished for his acquaintance with the science of Botany & for his successful labours in its advancement, for which he received a Royal Medal in 1859.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. Andrew Scott Waugh; John Lee LLD; J Gwyn Jeffreys; Beriah Botfield.
From Personal Knowledge. Wm Jackson Hooker; John Lindley; W H Harvey; John J Bennett; Thomas Thomson; Jos D Hooker; Robert Hudson; John Edward Gray; C Wheatstone; Richard Owen; Geo Busk; Fredk Currey; E W Brayley; Archibald Smith; Robt Wight;
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Bentham, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA3468Bentham; George (1800 - 1884)1800 - 1884
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