Carl Rudolf Florin

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Carl Rudolf Florin (5 April 1894, Solna – 24 September 1965)[1] was a Swedish botanist, specialising in gymnosperms, including both modern and fossil material.

He was Professor Bergianus from 1944 and a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences from 1947.

Awards[edit]

He was awarded the Linnean Society of London's Darwin-Wallace Medal in 1958.

Selected bibliography[edit]

  • "On the geological history of the Sciadopitineae." Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 16 (2): 260-270 (1922).
  • "Die Koniferengattung Libocedrus Endl. in Ostasien." Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 24 (1): 117-131 (1930).
  • "Pilgerodendron, eine neue Koniferengattung aus Süd-Chile." Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 24 (1): 132-135 (1930).
  • "Untersuchungen zur Stammesgeschichte der Coniferales und Cordaitales. Erster Teil: Morphologie und Epidermisstruktur der Assimilationsorgane bei den rezenten Koniferen." Kongl. Svenska Vetenskapsakad. Handl. 10 (1) 1-588 (1931).
  • "Die Koniferen des Oberkarbons und des unteren Perms." Palaeontographica B 85: 1-729 (1938–1945).
  • "Evolution in Cordaites and Conifers." Acta Hort. Berg. 15 (2): 285-388 (1951).
  • "On Metasequoia, living and fossil." Bot. Not. 1 (105): 1-29 (1952).
  • "Nomenclatural notes on genera of living gymnosperms." Taxon 5 (8): 188-192 (1956).
  • "The distribution of Conifer and Taxad genera in Time and Space." Acta Hort. Berg. 20 (4): 121-312 (1963).
  • "The distribution of Conifer and Taxad genera in Time and Space; additions and corrections." Acta Hort. Berg. 20 (6): 319-326 (1966).

References[edit]

  1. ^ JSTOR Taxon © 1966 International Association for Plant Taxonomy (IAPT)
  2. ^ "Author Query for 'Florin'". International Plant Names Index.