Abramo Bartolommeo Massalongo
Abramo Bartolommeo Massalongo (1824–1860), Italian lichenologist and paleobotanist, professor at the University of Verona. Named 114 genera of lichens, many are still in use. Father of Caro Benigno Massalongo (1852–1928), Italian hepaticologist.
Author abbreviation: A.Massal.
Literature (major contributions)
- Ricerche sull'autonomia dei licheni crustosi, 1852
- Systema lichenum novorum, 1855