Terrell, Edward E.

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Biographical History

Edward Terrell earned his undergraduate degree from Wilmington College, M.S. from Cornell University, and a Ph.D. from University of Wisconsin. He was taught Biology at Pembroke State University and Guilford College in North Carolina. Terrell worked as a Taxonomic Botanist with the Agricultural Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He passed away on August 1, 2011.


Department of Botany & the U.S. National Herbarium. (2011). "Edward E. Terrell (1923-2011)". The Plant Press, 14 (4), 9.

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