|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication:||2011|
|Journal:||Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature|
|Type of Article:||Article|
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Professor Frank A. Bisby (1945–2011), Director Catalogue of Life and Species 2000
Frank A. Bisby was the initiator and director of the Catalogue of Life and Species 2000, and
Frank Bisby was also Professor of Botany at Reading University, U.K. with a speciality in legumes. He was an inspirational teacher, who was particularly popular for his field courses. He had moved to Reading from a faculty position at Southampton University after finishing his PhD at Oxford.
Frank Bisby was a leader with vision, bringing together teams of people to contribute skills in a global endeavour of cataloguing the world’s species. His contributions were enormous and he will be missed.
Obituary: Frank A. Bisby (1945-2011)