Person Details: P. Wilson
Person:

P. Wilson ( Percy Wilson)
Dates:

1879–1944
Specialities:

Spermatophytes; Mycology
Roles:

Author, Determiner, Collector
Details:

Bahamas, Cuba, Honduras, Puerto Rico, United States of America
Notes:

American botanist; at The New York Botanical Garden from 1899-1944; as assistant 1899, briefly stationed on Cuba in 1904; administrative assistant 1907, docent 1910, assistant curator and docent 1911, assistant curator 1912-1913, associate curator 1914-1939, research assocoate 1940-1944; assistant to N. L. Britton, collected widely in the West Indies.

Collected: Bahamas (1907, for F & NY): F, NY; Cuba (1900s): NY (orig.)

Major works include:
1917. The vegetation of Vieques Island. (reprinted from Bull. New York Bot. Gard. 8: 379-410)

Composite works:
1905-1932. North American Flora (N. Amer. Fl.)
Multimedia:

NYBG Finding Guide: Percy Wilson
Photograph of Percy Wilson