Wharton, R. H. (1923-1983)

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Wharton, R. H.
Wharton, Ronald Harry
Wharton, Ronald Harry, (FAA) (1923-1983)
Wharton, Ronald Harry (1923-1983)
Field of activity
Zoologist; Entomologist; Parasitologist
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Ronald Harry Wharton (1923-1983), entomologist and parasitologist, was born on 14 April 1923 at Armidale, New South Wales, youngest of six children of New South Wales-born parents William Frank Wharton,...

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Harry Wharton was an entomologist with CSIRO. He worked on the systematics and biology of mosquitoes and sandflies; on the epidemiology and control of malaria and filariasis with particular emphasis on the role of mosquitoes as vectors; on the biology and control of cattle tick and on the heritability of tick resistance in cattle.

Born Armidale, New South Wales, 14 April 1923. Died Mullumbimby, New South Wales, 18 September 1983. OBE 1982. Educated New England University College, Universities of Sydney (BSc (Hons) 1944, MSc 1958) and Malaya (PhD 1960). Royal Australian Air Force, Malaria Control Units 1944-45; teaching fellow, Department of Zoology, University of Sydney 1946-48; entomologist, Institute for Medical Research, Kuala Lumpur, Malaya 1948-60, senior entomologist 1960-63; Principal Research Officer in charge of cattle tick research, CSIRO Division of Entomology 1963-65, Senior Principal Research Scientist 1965-68, Chief Research Scientist 1968-77, Assistant Chief 1977-78; Officer-in-charge, Division of Entomology, Long Pocket Laboratories 1968-78; Officer-in-Charge, Centre for Animal Research and Development, Indonesia 1978-81; Division of Tropical Animal Science, CSIRO, Long Pocket Laboratories 1982-83. Chalmers Medal, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 1967; Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1973; Fellow, Australian Society for Parasitology 1981; Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences 1982. President, Entomological Society of Queensland 1966.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Wharton, Ronald Harry
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Ronald Harry Wharton 1923-83
    Sprent, J. F. A.
    Published: 1985
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 6, 2, 293-301
  3. Rolald Harry Wharton
    Ward, C.
    Published: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), 2011
    Series: CSIROpedia
  4. Ronald Harry Wharton 1923-1983
    Sprent, J. F. A.
    Published: Australian Academy of Science, 2006
    Series: Australian Academy of Science Biographical Memoirs

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  1. The biology of mansonia mosquitoes in relation to the transmission of filariasis in Malaya / by R.H. Wharton
    Wharton, R. H
    [ Book : 1962 ]
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  2. The use of residual insecticides in Malaya with supporting papers on the systematics of Australian Culiicidae and Simuliidae / by R.H. Wharton
    Wharton, R. H
    [ Thesis : 1958 ]
    At University of Sydney
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24,909.414)

  3. Resistant cattle for biological control of cattle tick / R. H. Wharton
    Wharton, R. H
    [ Book, Government publication : 1970-1979 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 2 libraries
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  4. Control of arthropods, of medical and veterinary importance / Edited by R. Pal and R. H. Wharton
    Symposium on Control of Arthropods of Medical and Veterinary Importance Canberra, Australia) (1972 :
    [ Book, Conference Proceedings : 1974 ]
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    At 12 libraries
    Control of arthropods, of medical and veterinary importance / Edited by R. Pal and R. H. Wharton
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  5. Guide to studies on tick ecology / by R.W. Sutherst, R.H. Wharton and K.B.W. Utech
    Sutherst, R. W. (Robert W.)
    [ Government publication, Conference Proceedings, Book : 1978 ]
    At 4 libraries
    Guide to studies on tick ecology / by R.W. Sutherst, R.H. Wharton and K.B.W. Utech
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18,600.799)

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    ... WHARTON-ANSTEY. St Marke Church YAarwick was the scene ot a picturec»que wedding on April .>0 when ... Mr William Kelly Wharton (eldest «son ot toe late Mr and Mrs Wharton Bruehi Hill New South Wales) was ... 274 words
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  1. IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Ernest Victor Wharton, of Gulargambone, wool and skin buyer and dealer.
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    ... the Commissioner for Main Roads in the presence, of:— J. Fleming, J.P. (L.S.) H. M. SHERRABD. (D.M.R ... the Northern Approach to Culvert at Wharton's Creek in the City of Greater Wollongong under Division 1 ... 244 words
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    ... Collins, R. W Collis, Arthur H. ............ Collis, Walter Colquhoun, W. H. Office. Clerk of Petty ... -eorge H < Beav, William Douglas Blaokman, William .... Blythe, Sydney Browne, *1. A Budge, Alexander C ... 140962 words
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  1. Edith Wharton / Richard H. Lawson
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  3. Wharton on managing emerging technologies / edited by George S. Day, Paul J.H. Schoemaker, Robert E. Gunther
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    Daughter of Leonard and Jessie Keep. Married George Horace Wharton, divorced.

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    Daughter of George Horace WHARTON and Marjorie Poynter KEEP. Married firstly Alun Iorwerth RHYDDERCH, secondly W A Bill TRAVERS.

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  2. Australia-East coast. from surveys by H.M.S. 'Dart', 1896
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  3. Ockseu Is. to Tung Yung including the north point of Formosa from Nan Sa Sha River to Ke Lung Harbour, China, east coast : from various Admiralty surveys from 1843 and 1886, the coast of China adjusted to the triangulation by Commander W.U. Moore, H. ...
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    Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937
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  4. The abduction from the seraglio : opera in three acts / Music by W. A. Mozart ; original text by C.F. Bretzner, adapted by G. Stephanie the younger; English version by John W. Bloch
    Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791
    [ Book, Published, Unpublished, Printed music : 1782-1993 ]
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    The abduction from the seraglio : opera in three acts / Music by W. A. Mozart ; original text by C.F. Bretzner, adapted by G. Stephanie the younger; English version by John W. Bloch
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  1. The Wharton annual
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  2. Ronald Harry Wharton 1923-1983
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    Historical Records of Australian Science
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  3. Managing foreign exchange risk : essays commissioned in honor of the centenary of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania / edited by Richard J. Herring
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    Managing foreign exchange risk : essays commissioned in honor of the centenary of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania / edited by Richard J. Herring
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