Rolf Singer

Birth
Schliersee, Landkreis Miesbach, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death 18 Jan 1994 (aged 87)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Lincolnwood, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 127761799 · View Source
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A German-born mycologist and one of the most important taxonomists of gilled mushrooms (agarics) in the 20th century. Singer, his wife Martha, and his daughter Heidi collected extensively. Singer was a prolific writer, with more than 400 publications to his name. He was also known for his eagerness to aid other botanists, whether they were professionals or amateurs.


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  • Created by: Athanatos
  • Added: 10 Apr 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 127761799
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rolf Singer (23 Jun 1906–18 Jan 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 127761799, citing New Light Cemetery, Lincolnwood, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Athanatos (contributor 46907585) .