Biographical data


Griffin, Laurence Edmonds


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


Born: 1874, Dalton, N.Y., U.S.A.



Zoologist who took his Drís degree in 1900 at Hopkins University. From 1908-10 Asst Professor at the Medical College of the Philippines, from 1910-13 Assoc. Professor (1911-13 Dean). Since 1914 Professor of Zoology at Pittsburgh, since 1920 at Reed College, Portland, Oregon.



He collected a few plants in the Philippines, numbered in the Bur. of Sci. series (see there); in Herb. Manila [PNH].


biographical data:

Amer. Men of Science 1938.