Veronika VASILEVSKAYA, USSR Plant anatomist. Candidate of Biological Science since 1938; Professor, Leningrad University, since 1946; member, Auditing Commission, All-Union Botanical Society, since 1958.
VASILEVSKAYA, Veronika was born in 1912 in Siverskaya Station, Nikolaev Railroad.
1933 graduated Chair of Plant Morphology and Biology, Central Asian University. 1935 completed postgrad, course at Chair of Plant Morphology and Systematics, Leningrad University.
1930-1934 at AllUnion Institute of Phytoculture. 1935-1942 Assistant, Chair of Plant Morphology and Biology, Leningrad University. 1942-1946 senior associate, Turkmenistan Experimental Station for Fruit, Vegetables and Potatoes, Turkmenistan Popular Commissariat of Agriculture.
1936 member, expeditions to Western and Eastern Pamirs. 1937 studied Central and Western Kopet-Dagh where she collected valuable specimens and presented them to the herbarium, Chair of PlantMorphology and Systematics, Leningrad University.