Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George) (1907-1992)

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Andrewartha, Herbert George (1907-1992)
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Zoologist and Entomologist
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Herbert Andrewartha was Entomologist at the Waite Agricultural Research Institute 1935-1954, Reader in Animal Ecology 1954-1962 and then Professor of Zoology 1962-1972 at the University of Adelaide.

Born 21 December 1907. Died 27 January 1992. Educated University of Western Australia (Bachelor of Agriculture). Assistant Entomologist Australian Department of Agriculture 1929-32, Assistant Research Officer CSIR 1933-35, Entomologist Waite Agricultural Research Institute 1935-54, Reader in Animal Ecology 1954-62 and then Professor of Zoology 1962-72 University of Adelaide. Clarke Medal, Royal Society of New South Wales, Verco Medal , Royal Society of South Australia, Gold Medal, Australian Ecological Society (1987), Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1961. President, Nature Conservation Society of South Australia, Chairman, National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council of South Australia.

  • 1929 - 1932 Career position - Assistant Entomologist at the Australian Department of Agriculture (in Western Australia?)
  • 1933 - 1935 Career position - Assistant Research Officer at CSIR (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research)
  • 1935 - 1954 Career position - Entomologist at the Waite Agricultural Research Institute
  • 1954 - 1962 Career position - Reader in Animal Ecology at the University of Adelaide
  • 1961 - Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
  • 1962 - 1972 Career position - Professor of Zoology at the University of Adelaide
  • 1987 Award - Gold Medal received from the Australian Ecological Society

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  1. Introduction to the study of animal populations / H.G. Andrewartha
    Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George), 1907-1992
    [ Book : 1961-1971 ]
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  2. The distribution and abundance of animals / by H.G. Andrewartha and L.C. Birch
    Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George), 1907-1992
    [ Book : 1954-1970 ]
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    The distribution and abundance of animals / by H.G. Andrewartha and L.C. Birch
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  3. Vegetation types associated with plague grasshoppers in South Australia / by H.G. Andrewartha, J. Davidson and D.C. Swan
    Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George), 1907-1992
    [ Book : 1938 ]
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  4. The small plague grasshopper (Austroicetes cruciata sauss.) : notes on the present position in South Australia and recommendations for control measures / by H.G. Andrewartha
    Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George), 1907-1992
    [ Book : 1939 ]
    At 4 libraries
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  5. The urban and regional environment of Monarto : an ecological and faunal survey / by H.G. Andrewartha
    Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George), 1907-1992
    [ Book : 1975 ]
    At State Library S Aust
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  6. Introduction to the study of animal populations / H. G. Andrewartha
    Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George), 1907-1992
    [ Book : 1970 ]
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  7. The influence of drought on the survival of eggs of Austroicetes cruciata, sauss. (orthoptera) in South Australia / by L.C. Birch and H.G. Andrewartha
    Birch, Charles
    [ Book : 1944 ]
    At State Library S Aust
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  8. The significance of grasshoppers in some of soil conservation in South Australia and Western Australia / by H.G. Andrewartha
    Andrewartha, H. G. (Herbert George), 1907-1992
    [ Book : 1943 ]
    At WA State Library
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  9. The influence of weather on grasshopper plagues in South Australia / by L.C. Birch and H.G. Andrewartha
    Birch, Charles
    [ Book : 1941 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  10. Teaching notes
    Angel, Laura Madeline
    [ Unpublished : 1931-1960 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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