A. W. Chapman

  • Name

    Alvan Wentworth Chapman

  • Dates

    28 Sep 1809 - 6 Apr 1899

  • Specialities

    Algae, Angiosperms, Bryophytes, Pteridophytes, Spermatophytes

  • Roles

    Author, Collector

  • Movement Details

    United States of America, Florida, Georgia, Texas

  • Notes

    Chapman's first name is often spelled as either Alvan or Alvin.
    Author Notes: Euphorbia (Chamaesyce) deltoidea
    Author Notes: Main collections NY, US; duplicates at AUA, BUF, E, GH, MO, NA, OXF; correspondence with Gray at GH, with Engelmann at MO
    Collector Notes: Chiefly Florida, Georgia: BM, BUF, CGE, CN, DS, F, FI, G, GH, IA, L, LZ, MICH, MIN, MO, NCU, NY (orig. herb.), OXF, P-DU, US, WELC (now at NY)
    Reference: Asplenium verecundum Chapm. ex Underw. (NY 139323); Authors of Plant Names. 1992; TL2; Index Herbariorum - Collectors A-D; Missouri Botanical Garden Tropicos; Penstemon multiflorus Chapm. ex Benth.; NY barcode 102580, Eriocaulon decangulare var. latifolium; NY barcode 429119, Ilex Cuthbertii; Pinus clausa (Chapm. ex Engelm.) Sarg.; Possible Isotype (NY # 25117) Carex baltzellii Chapm. ex Dewey; rhynchospora divergens, Possible type NY bar-code 51384

  • Collections

    Botanical Collections