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Biographical entry Herbert, Andrew Desmond (1898 - 1976)

Born
17 June 1898
Diamond Creek, Victoria, Australia
Died
8 September 1976
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Botanist

Summary

Andrew Desmond Herbert was Professor of Plant Physiology, University of the Philippines, 1921-1924 and a lecturer in Botany, University of Queensland 1924-1944.

The Eucalyptus herbertiana is named in his honour.

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Book Sections

Journal Articles

  • Herbert, D. A., 'Obituary: Professor L. S. Bagster', Australian Journal of Science, vol. 2, no. 5, 1940, p. 139. Details
  • Herbert, D. A., 'The Story of Queensland's Scientific Achievement, 1859-1959', Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, vol. lxxi, 1959, pp. 1-15. Details
  • Herbert, D.A., 'Heber Albert Longman', Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, vol. lxvi, no. 7, 1954, pp. 83-88. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.