Reference numberEC/1926/10
Previous numbersCert XIV, 10; A01078
TitleButler, Sir Edwin John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionDate stamp on reverse
CitationDistinguished for his investigations in plant pathology, his knowledge, his knowledge of plant diseases, and his services to applied Botany. Author of 'Fungi and Disease in plants' (1918), and of some twenty papers on diseases of Indian plants, the more important being: - 'An Account of the Genus Pythium and some Chytrideaceae'; 'Some Diseases of Cereals caused by 'Sclerospora graminicola''; 'The Bud Rot of Palms in India'; 'On Allomyces, a new aquatic Fungus'; Studies in Permospora (with G S Kulharni); 'Red Rot of Sugar Cane'; 'Fungi Indiae Orientalis' (with H and P Sydow).
ProposersV H Blackman; J B Farmer; Henry Ridley; Arthur W Hill; A B Rendle; Henry H Dixon; Harold Wager
Access statusOpen

Butler, Sir Edwin John: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA701Butler; Sir; Edwin John (1874 - 1943)1874 - 1943
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