G. Ledyard Stebbins

G. Ledyard Stebbins

Born: January 6, 1906

Died: January 19, 2000



Biography: George Ledyard Stebbins, Jr. was an American botanist and geneticist who is widely regarded as one of the leading evolutionary biologists of the 20th century. Stebbins received his Ph.D. in botany from Harvard University in 1931. He went on to the University of California, Berkeley, where his work with E. B.