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MOSELEY AWARD


The Maynard F. Moseley Award was established to honor a career of dedicated teaching, scholarship, and service to the furtherance of the botanical sciences. The award is presented to the student who is the sole or senior author of a paper, orally presented in the sessions of the Developmental and Structural Section or Paleobotanical Section of the annual conference, that best advances our understanding of plant anatomy and/or morphology of vascular plants within an evolutionary context.


Previous award winners

  • 2003 Stefan Little, for his paper “Permineralized fruits of Lauraceae from the Middle Eocene Princeton chert, British Columbia.”

  • 2002 Tatyana Livshultz, Cornell University (Dev & Str section): "Comparative morphology and development of staminal coronas in Dischidia (Asclepiadoideae, Apocynaceae)"

  • 2001 Maria Von Balthazar, Univ Zurich (Dev & Str section) "Floral structure and phylogeny of Buxaceae" co-authored by Peter Endress.

  • 2001 Genaro Hernandez-Castillo (Paleo section) "Evidence from compound pollen cones in Paleozoic conifers" coauthored by Gar Rothwell and Gene Mapes.

  • 2000 Elizabeth J. Hermsen, Cornell: (Paleo sectinon) "A new fossil saxifragoid from the Upper Cretaceous of New Jersey" (with W. L. Crepet and K. C. Nixon).

  • 2000 Another person (Dev & Str section) (there were 2 awards given this year).


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