Biographical entry McDougall, William Alexander (1905 - )
- 15 January 1905
Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
William Alexander McDougall was an entomologist who collected insects from all over Queensland and in northern New South Wales. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science (BSC), McDougall joined the Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations in Queensland as an Assistant Entomologist (1 January 1928). He spent the first three years stationed at Meringa then in 1931 was transferred to Mackay to investigate Wireworm infections of sugarcane crops.
- Musgrave, A., Bibliography of Australian Entomology, 1775-1930, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales., Sydney, 1932, 380 pp. Details
Created: 20 October 1993, Last modified: 1 August 2005
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