Authorised form of nameCandolle; Alphonse Louis Pierre Pyramus de (1806 - 1893)
ForenamesAlphonse Louis Pierre Pyramus de
Dates1806 - 1893
Place of birthParis, France
Date of birth17 or 27 October 1806
Place of deathGeneva, Switzerland
Date of death04 April 1893
Research fieldBotany; phytogeography
Grew up in Montpellier; settled in Geneva and worked in collaboration with his father
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election29/04/1869
RelationshipsSon of Augustin Pyrame de Candolle (For Mem RS 1822)
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Proc Roy Soc 1894-1895 vol 57 pp xiv-xx signed by J D H
DSB gives date of birth as 17 October
Royal Society codeNA3552
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1869/01Candolle, Alphonse Louis Pierre Pyramus de: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/7/651Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons6 April 1893
NLB/7/745Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to William Turner Thiselton-Dyer18 April 1893
NLB/7/696Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to M C De Candolle, Geneva11 April 1893
NLB/1/585Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to M Alphonse Louis Pierre Pyramus de Candolle, Foreign Member of the Royal Society28 September 1887
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