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Reference numberEC/1893/14
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TitleTrail, James William Helenus: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationRegius Professor of Botany (since 1877) in the University of Aberdeen. Corresp K-K Zool -Botan Gesell, Vienna, and Soc Nat Sci et Math, Cherbourg. Made, in 1874, important botanical collections in the valley of the Amazon, in North Brazil. Author of a paper on the Palms collected on the occasion (Journ of Bot, 1876); of a 'Revision of Scottish 'Discomycetes'' (Scottish Naturalist, NS, iv, 1889); of a paper on the Gall-making Diptera of Scotland (ibid, 1888), and of numerous others.
ProposersFrom Personal Knowledge: W T Thiselton-Dyer; J G Baker; W Botting Hemsley; C B Clarke; Danl Oliver; Wm C Williamson; H Marshall Ward; H H Godwin-Austen
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Trail, James William Helenus: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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