|Title||Balfour, Sir Isaac Bayley: certificate of election to the Royal Society|
|Citation||Isaac Bayley Balfour.|
Author of various papers upon Botanical subjects; - on the genus Holophila; on the Pandanese of the Mascarene plants; on the Flora of Rodriguez Island & of Socotra &c.& &
Was appointed by the President & Council of the Royal Society to accompany the "Transit of Venus" Expedition to the Island of Rodriguez & was author of a general account of that Island, & a detailed one of its Flora, published in the "Philosophical Transactions". Undertook in 1881 an Exploration of the Island of Socotra, the Botany of which he has prepared for publication in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
|Proposers||From Personal Knowledge: George Bentham; Jos D Hooker; Danl Oliver; J G Baker; W T Thiselton Dyer; H N Moseley; J Fayrer; T G Bonney; H H Godwin-Austen; E Ray Lankester; J Crichton Browne; John Ball|
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|NA4276||Balfour; Sir; Isaac Bayley (1853 - 1922)||1853 - 1922|