D. Prain was suggested to prepare a guide to the plants of the provinces under his rule and this resulted in bringing out 2 volumes of the Bengal Plants. Get this from a library! Bengal plants by David Prain.. [India. Botanical Survey.]. Title, Bengal Plants by David Prain. Author, India. Botanical Survey. Published, Length, pages. Export Citation, BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.
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The E-mail message field is required. He worked for many years in India working in the Calcutta Botanical Garden and involved in cinchona cultivation in Darjeeling. The standard author abbreviation Prain is used to indicate this person as the author when citing a botanical name.
He was also knighted in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He then studied Medicine at the University of Aberdeenwhere he gained his M.
Views Read Edit View history. In he was knighted by King George V. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Please enter the message. Advanced Search Find a Library.
Citations are based on reference standards. In he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Your list has reached plantz maximum number of items. Directors of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
This page was last edited on 28 Octoberat In Prain was recommended to Sir George King —home on leave from his position as director of the Royal Botanic Garden at Calcutta and looking for a medical student with botanical interests to enter the Indian Medical Service.
Prain died at Whyteleafe in Surrey on 16 March Find more information about: However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.