Lichtwardt, Robert W.

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Name
Lichtwardt, Robert W. Gender: M
Robert William Lichtwardt
born on 27 November 1924 at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )
Place Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, 22s53, 43w0613
Timezone BZT h3w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 04°50' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 13°52 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 11°49'



Biography

Brazilian-born American mycologist specializing in the study of arthropod-associated, gut-dwelling fungi (trichomycetes). He is known for his online monograph and interactive keys to trichomycete taxa.

At the University of Kansas he taught botany, mycology, plant pathology, and medical mycology. He mentored 16 PhD students and 12 Master’s students. He published over 150 papers, contributed to several book chapters, and wrote a monograph of the trichomycetes that was published online in 2001.

Robert W. Lichtwardt died on 9 February 2018, aged 93.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Relationship : Marriage 1951 (Betty Thomas)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided U.S. Consular Report of Birth.

Categories

  • Family : Childhood : Order of birth (Fourth of six)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Grant, Scholarship, etc.
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Brazilian emigrant to USA)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 93)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Mycologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction