SPENCER, Mary Fisk

From Islapedia

SPENCER, Mary Evelyn Fisk (1841-1940), Ohio-born botanist who collected extensively in central and southern Europe before moving to San Diego in 1915. From 1915 to 1928 she collected plant specimens in southern California, including on a few Channel Islands.

Spencer collected on:

  • San Clemente Island (1921)
  • Santa Rosa Island (1922)



Island Collections~
ISLAND COLLECTOR INSTITUTION DATE NUMBER SPECIMEN
Santa Clemente Island M. F. Spencer Harvard April 1921 GH-345087 Lyonothamnus floribundus Plants
Santa Clemente Island M. F. Spencer POM April 1921 POM-12093 Lyonothamnus floribundus subsp. aspleniifolius Plants