Lewis Ralph Jones

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Lewis Ralph Jones
Lewis Ralph Jones.jpg
Born December 5, 1864
Brandon, Wisconsin
Died April 1, 1945
Orlando, Florida
Nationality American
Fields Botany
Alma mater University of Michigan
Known for Plant pathology research
Author abbrev. (botany) L.R.Jones

Lewis Ralph Jones (December 5, 1864 – April 1, 1945) was an American botanist and agricultural biologist.

Jones was born in Brandon, Wisconsin. He was a professor of plant pathology from 1904 to 1935 at the University of Wisconsin.[1] Jones died in Orlando, Florida.[1]

The standard author abbreviation L.R.Jones is used to indicate this individual as the author when citing a botanical name.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Former Pathologist at Wisconsin Dies". The Daily Tribune. April 2, 1945. p. 8. Retrieved January 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ IPNI.  L.R.Jones. 

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