Scott-Elliot, George Francis

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Date of birth: 1862

Date of death: 20 Jun 1934


(English-)South African naturalist, botanist (mycologist). BSc. in Botany at the University of Edinburgh, lecturer in botany at a college in Glasgow (1896 - 1904). He undertook numerous botanical expeditions in Africa, including as a member of an English-French border commission and as a plant collector (Sierra Leone, East Africa, Madagascar). He also collected in Chile, Argentina and on the Canary Islands. Author of 'New and little-known Madagascar plants', 'A naturalist in Mid-Africa' and 'Sierra Leone; reports on botany and geology'.

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Person details: Scott-Elliot, GF., retrieved 25 July 2024

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