Edward W. Berry

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Edward Wilber Berry
Born (1875-02-10)February 10, 1875
Died September 20, 1945(1945-09-20) (aged 70)
Nationality American
Fields Paleontology
Botany
Paleobotany
Institutions Johns Hopkins University
Notable awards Walker Prize (1901)
Mary Clark Thompson Medal (1942)

Edward Wilber Berry (February 10, 1875 – September 20, 1945) was an American paleontologist and botanist; the principal focus of his research was paleobotany. Berry studied North and South American flora and published taxonomic studies with theoretical reconstructions of paleoecology and phytogeography. He started his scientific career as an amateur scientist. At Johns Hopkins University he held various positions including teacher, research scientist, scientific editor and administrator.

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  1. ^ "Author Query for 'E.W.Berry'". International Plant Names Index. 
  2. ^ "Book of Members, 1780–2010: Chapter B". American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Retrieved June 24, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Mary Clark Thompson Medal". National Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 15 February 2011. 

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