Boris VASILKOV, USSR Mycologist. Candidate of Biological Science since 1935; associate, Komarov Botanical Institute, USSR Academy of Science, since 1942.
VASILKOV, [Boris was born in 1906.
1930 graduated Kazan Institute of Agriculture and Forestry. 1932 graduated Botanical Department, Kazan University.
1931-1941 botanist, Mari Research Institute. Yoshkar-Ola; 1941-1942 Head, Biological Station, Kazan University. Studied vegetation and flora of flowering and cryptogamous plants and vegetable raw material of Mari Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.
Studies systematics of hymenomycetes. Helps compile “Flora shlyapochnykh gribov USSR” (Hymenomycetes Flora of the USSR).