David Leslie Hawksworth

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David Leslie Hawksworth CBE (born 1946 in Sheffield, UK) is a British mycologist and lichenologist currently with a professorship in the Universidad Complutense de Madrid in Madrid, Spain and also a Scientific Associate of The Natural History Museum in London. In 2002, he was honoured with an Acharius Medal by the International Association for Lichenology.[1] He married Patricia Wiltshire, a leading forensic ecologist and palynologist in 2009.[2] As of 2015 he is the Editor-in-Chief of the journals IMA Fungus[3] and Biodiversity and Conservation.[4]


  1. ^ "Acharius Medallists". International Association for Lichenology. Retrieved 31 August 2015. 
  2. ^ Biography at lichenology.org
  3. ^ "IMA Fungus - The global mycological journal, Editorial Board (2010 - 2014)". IMA Fungus. Archived from the original on June 16, 2015. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Biodiversity and Conservation". Springer Science+Business Media. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  5. ^ IPNI.  D.Hawksw.