1941 FS. Discovered 1941 Mar. 19 by L. Oterma at Turku.
Named for the field station of the University of Turku’s Kevo Subarctic Research Institute. Situated in the valley of the river Kevo in far Lappland at latitude 69°45′, the station cooperates with other research centers above the Arctic circle in the study of biology and Earth sciences. (M 7945)