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Gary Dean Wallace

Gary Dean Wallace, botanist, museum curator. National Science Foundation grantee, 1973. Member International Association Wood Anatomists, International Association Plant Taxonomy, American Society Plant Taxonomists, Botanical Society of America, Association for Tropical Biology.

Background

  • Wallace, Gary Dean was born on January 4, 1946 in Pasadena, California, United States. Son of Milo Dean and Helen Grace (Dibbert) Wallace.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, California State University, Los Angeles, 1967. Master of Arts, California State University, Los Angeles, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Claremont Graduate School, 1975.

    Career

    • Taxonomist Los Angeles County Arboretum, Arcadia, California, 1975-1981. Associate curator botany Natural History Museum, Los Angeles, since 1982. Rotating chairman regional planning committee Significant Ecological Areas Technology Advisory Committee.

    Membership

    Member International Association Wood Anatomists, International Association Plant Taxonomy, American Society Plant Taxonomists, Botanical Society of America, Association for Tropical Biology.

    Personality

    Interests

    Woodworking, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Marianne Doumakes, December 1, 1977. Children: Zebulon James, Benjamin Kodiak.
    • father: Milo Dean Wallace
    • mother: Helen Grace (Dibbert) Wallace
    • spouse: Marianne Doumakes
    • children: Zebulon James Wallace
    • Benjamin Kodiak Wallace
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    Born January 4, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      California State University
    • 1972
      California State University
    • 1975
      Claremont Graduate School
    • 1975 - 1981
      Taxonomist Los Angeles County Arboretum
      Arcadia, Louisiana, United States
    • 1982
      associate, curator botany Natural History Museum
      Los Angeles, California, United States

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