Collecting localities



Britton, Barbara Beresford


(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 5: Cyclopaedia of collectors, Supplement I)


Born: 1929, Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A.



Botanist, educated at Cornell University (B. Sc. 1950), and Vassar College (M. Sc. 1951). Successively employed at The National Academy of Science, Washington, D.C., 1951-52; Fulbright Fellow in the Philippines, 1952-54; at Scripps Clinic & Research Foundation, La Jolla, California, 1955-57. In the latter year married to Mr Joseph Lee Sedwitz, surgeon in the U.S. Navy.


Collecting localities:

Philippines 1953. On several trips in Luzon, Mindoro, Negros, and Mindanao.



C. 500 nos; sets in Herb. Univ. Philip. [PUH], Leiden [L], and in the U.S.A.