Andrew Wyley

Andrew Wyley (* um 1820 in Nordirland; † um 1885) war ein irischer Geologe, der auch ein botanisches Werk veröffentlichte. Sein offizielles botanisches Autorenkürzel lautet „Wyley“.

Wyley hielt sich von 1854 bis 1859 in Südafrika auf, wo er vor allem die Geologie der Kupferminen in Namaqualand erforschte.

Werke

  • Notes on the botanical features of Namaqualand. 1857.
  • Provisional report upon the nature and general character of the copper districts of South Namaqualand. In: Cape of Good Hope Parliamentary Report No. G.36-'56. Cape Town 1857.
  • Report upon the mineral and geological structure of South Namaqualand and the adjoining districts. In: Cape of Good Hope Parliamentary Report G.36-'57. Cape Town 1857.

Literatur

  • A. W. Rogers: The pioneers in South African geology and their work. In: Annexure to volume 29 of the Transactions of the Geological Society of South Africa. Johannesburg 1937.
  • Robert Zander; Fritz Encke, Günther Buchheim, Siegmund Seybold (Hrsg.): Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen. 13. Auflage. Ulmer Verlag, Stuttgart 1984, ISBN 3-8001-5042-5.

Weblinks


Wikimedia Foundation.

Schlagen Sie auch in anderen Wörterbüchern nach:

  • Wyley — Andrew Wyley (* um 1820 in Nordirland; † um 1885) war ein irischer Geologe, der auch ein botanisches Werk veröffentlichte. Sein offizielles botanisches Autorenkürzel lautet „Wyley“. Wyley hielt sich von 1854 bis 1859 in Südafrika auf, wo er vor… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • J. Wyley Sessions — James Wylie Sessions (11 December, 1885 – 21 April 1977) was the first Institute of Religion director in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints (LDS Church). He was sent in 1926 by church president Heber J. Grant to head the Institute of …   Wikipedia

  • Liste der Biografien/Wy — Biografien: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • List of rulers of Waterford — Contents 1 The Kings of Viking Waterford (914 1170) 2 Rulers during early period of Cambro Norman/English rule (1170 1284) 3 Mayors of Waterford (1284 Present day) …   Wikipedia

  • Oklahoma State Cowboys baseball — Oklahoma State Cowboys Founded: 1890 University Oklahoma State University C …   Wikipedia

  • Hungary — This article is about the European country. For other uses, see Hungary (disambiguation). Republic of Hungary Magyar Köztársaság …   Wikipedia

  • High Sheriff of Warwickshire — The High Sheriff is the oldest secular office under the Crown. Formerly the High Sheriff was the principal law enforcement officer in the county but over the centuries most of the responsibilities associated with the post have been transferred… …   Wikipedia

  • Books in Canada First Novel Award — The Books in Canada First Novel Award is a literary award given annually to the best first novel in English published the previous year by a citizen or resident of Canada. It has been awarded since 1976. The Books in Canada First Novel Award has… …   Wikipedia

  • Nicholas G. Smith — edit data …   Wikipedia

  • History of Coventry — Two of Coventry s three spires; Holy Trinity Church on the left, and the spire of the old ruined cathedral (St. Michael s) on the right This article is about the history of Coventry, a city in the West Midlands, England. From its humble… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”