Abbe, Lucy Boothroyd


(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 8: Cyclopaedia of collectors, Supplement II)


Born: 1906, Ithaca, N.Y., U.S.A.



Biologist, educated at Cornell University (A.B. 1928; M.S. 1930); since 1944 on Biology Dept Staff, Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota; since 1950 Assistant Professor of Biology. Married to Prof. Ernst C. Abbe (see there for Itinerary, Collections, etc.).