Biographical data


Stevens, Frank Lincoln


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


Born: 1871, Syracuse, N.Y., U.S.A.. Died: 1934, ? Urbana, Ill., U.S.A.



Plant pathologist, took his Ph.D. in 1900 at Chicago; subsequently granted a travelling fellowship, spending a year in Europe; upon return appointed Instructor in Biology at North Carolina State College, in the following year Professor of Botany and Vegetable Pathology; in 1912 Dean Coll. Agric. University of Porto Rico; from 1914 onwards Professor at Illinois; from 1930-31 Visiting Professor of Agriculture at Los Baņos, College of Agriculture, Luzon, Philippines, arriving at Manila on June 23, 1930.

He made several collecting trips to various tropical countries.



From Hawaii and the Philippines in Herb. Univ. Michigan [MICH] (pres. c. 1938) (cf. Chron. Bot. 5, 1939, p. 307). He collected mostly Fungi.


biographical data:

Philip. Agric. 19,1930, p. 199-202 + portr.; Amer. Men of Sci. 1933; Science 1934, p. 263, 419-420; Science 80, 1934, p. 263, 419-420; Chron. Bot. 1, 1935, p. 318 + portr.