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Pring, George Harry (1885-1974)

Standard Form:

Pring

Alternative Names:

Pring, George Henry

Pring, George Harry E.

Area of Interest:

Spermatophytes

Information Source:

Letter from A. Hansen 17.4.80; photocopies of Pring's passport application and registration card from: Janet Hix

Example of Name Published:

Nymphaea burttii Pring & Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 20(1): 1. 1933

Name Notes:

Ray Desmond (Dict. Brit. Irish Botanists 565. 1994) cited the middle name as "Henry"; as per his USA passport application made in 1923 and the registration card (for the WW-I 1917-1921), his middle name is "Harry"

Comment:

After his migration from U.K. to USA, Pring might have changed his middle name "Henry" to "Harry"

Countries:

United Kingdom , United States

Id: 7963-1 Version: 1.1.2.1 View Record history

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