Desmid. notes, compiled by William Barwell Turner

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises autograph manuscript technical botanical and bibliographical notes on many kinds of algae and Desmidiaceae, compiled by W.B. Turner about 1884.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Barwell Turner (1845-1917) was a botanist and expert on the Desmidieae. He became President of the Leeds Naturalists' Club in 1881.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of W. Denison Roebuck, May, 1918


In English

Custodial History

The William Barwell Turner Collection