Biographical entry Colless, Don
- Entomologist and Taxonomist
Don Colless worked for the Division of Entomology, CSIRO 1960-87. He was particularly interested in taxonomy and was Chief Curator of the Australian National Insect Collection 1971-77.
Educated Universities of Sydney (BAgSc 1947) and Malaya (PhD 1956). Division of Entomology, CSIRO 1947, worked in North Borneo 1947-52 and Singapore 1952-60, Senior Research Officer, Division of Entomology, CSIRO 1960-87, Chief Curator, Australian National Insect Collection 1971-77.
- Colless, D. H., 'In Memoriam Willi Hennig', Journal of the Australian Entomological Society, vol. 16, no. 1, 1977, p. 6. Details
Created: 30 June 1997, Last modified: 16 September 2004