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Biographical entry Costermans, Leon F. (1933 - )

Botanical illustrator and Botanist


Leon Costermans has been working as a botanist and botanical illustrator. He is known for his work on the identification of eucalypts. Among others, he illustrated his book Native trees and shrubs of south-eastern Australia

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  • Costermans, L. F. (Leon F.), Trees of Victoria and adjoining areas (Frankston, Vic.: Costermans Publishing, 2006), 164 pp. Details
  • Costermans, L.F. (Leon F.), Native trees and shrubs of south-eastern Australia (Sydney: Reed New Holland, 2009), 440 pp. Details
  • Franklin, Donald; Robinson, John; Costermans, L.F., and Lindner, John, Eucalypts of the Bendigo district : a guide to identification and distribution. Illustrated by Leon Costermans. (Bendigo, Victoria: Bendigo Field Naturalists Club, 1991), 56 pp. Details


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