Dr. Hsen-Hsu Hu

Ma, J. S., & K. Barringer, 2005. Dr. Hsen-Hsu Hu (18941968) a founder of modern plant taxonomy in China. Taxon 54(2): 559-566. (English).

Abstract:

Hsen-Hsu Hu (18941968), an influential Chinese scientist, was the founder of modern plant taxonomy in China. His career and later status have never been fully reported outside China, even though he passed away more than thirty-seven years ago. This memorial paper describes his life, his major botanical contributions, and his turbulent final years.

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