History of
  Turbellarian Research
      compiled by Steve Schilling

Louise F. Bush

full name: Louise F. Bush
name as it appears in literature list: Bush LF
foreign spelling in taxonomic list:
year of birth: 1908
year of death: 1992
research specialty: Turbellaria systematics
notes/comments: - Ph.D. University of Minnesota.
- free-lance biological artist.

- She captured and maintained much of the information found in the Turbellaria - Taxonomy data base (http://turbellaria.umaine.edu/). Collaborated with Seth Tyler to automate her mammoth card file system of turbellarian taxonomy and references. She recognized very early the importance of having this information online.

- Professor, Drew University.
- Marine Biological Laboratories, Woods Hole. Curator of MBL's George Gray Museum.
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  date author title description link rank
details     Louise Bush at microscope, 1965 BW photograph [thumbnail]  
details Dec 30, 2013 Tyler, Hooge & Schilling Louis Bush card file conversion to on-line database description of Louise Bush's card file and effort to convert it to an on-line data base. Web site[stable]
details     Louise Bush field work, 1968 BW photograph [thumbnail]  
details Jun 19, 2016 Tyler S, Schilling S, Hooge M, and Bush LF Turbellarian Taxonomic Database Turbellarian taxonomy, images, literature and geographic distribution information. Web site[stable]
details 1992 Tyler S In Memoriam: Louise F. Bush memoriam    
details 1991 Baker EGS Louise F. Bush memoriam