Eloise Wicker Knight

…(b. 1919), who earned his degree in Pharmacy from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1951. The Knights had two sons and one daughter: Alan Wicker Knight (b. 1958), Kevin Richard Knight, and…

Elizabeth Kathleen Goldie-Smith

…Goldie-Smith, who usually signed her labels as “E.K.G.S.” Our fungal collection is being cataloged into the searchable on-line database, www.mycoportal.org As we continue to catalog our fungi it is probable…

New Virginia Gems in the Herbarium

…University of North Carolina Herbarium, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. 3. Ranger, L. Scott. “Parnassia asarifolia Ventenat 1804, grass-of-parnassus.” Scott Ranger’s Nature Notes [online blog]. http://www.scottranger.com/parnassia-asarifolia-grass-of-parnassus.html accessed 1 April 2021.  …

Louis Hermann Pammel

…http://www.waysofenlichenment.net/lichens/Bacidia%20coprodes accessed on 19 July 2017. 3. Erwin, A. T. 1931. Louis Hermann Pammel. Science, New Series 73(1901): 604-605. 4. http://www.madisoncountyconservation.org/pammel-park/ accessed on 19 July 2017. 5. http://www.herbarium.iastate.edu/historypage.html accessed on…

Charles Ferson Durant

…Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. 6. “Our history” The Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetery. http://www.jerseycitycemetery.org/history.html . Accessed on 4 November…

Henry Roland Totten

…J. A. McKay). Flowers and seed development of Specularia perfoliata. J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 30: 64-65. [Abstract] 1915. Some observations on the red cedar. J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc….

Happy Birthday, Psilocybe!

…when ingested metabolizes into psilocin, a potent hallucinogen.2 Prior to shipping the specimens to Utah, Dr. Cotter photographed them for inclusion in our online catalog, mycoportal.org. One specimen (NCU-F-0009757) stood…