Parker, S. A. (Shane A) (1943-1992)

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Parker, S. A. (1943-1992)
Parker, S. A. (Shane A)
Parker, Shane (1943-1992)
Parker, Shane A.
Parker, Shane A. (1943-1992)
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Museum curator; Ornithologist
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Shane Parker worked as a curator at the South Australian Museum 1976-1992. His particular interests were avian distribution and taxonomy, and he wrote several important papers on grass wrens. His publications included an announcement of two forms of the Wedgebill (Chirruping and Chiming) and a paper on the distribution and taxonomy of birds in south-west Queensland (both with Julian Ford, q.v.), and the first two parts of the . After a dispute about the hybrid sandpiper ('Cox's Sandpiper'), he moved his research interests away from ornithology to lower marine invertebrates.

  • Career position - Visited Australia with the Second Harold Hall Australian Expedition from the British Museum (Natural History)
  • Life event - Migrated to Australia
  • Career position - Worked at the Arid Zone Research Institute in Alice Springs
  • Education - Undertook secondary and tertiary education in Adelaide
  • Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Adelaide
  • Career position - Curator of Birds at the South Australian Museum
  • Career position - Curator in Ornithology (50%) and Curator of Lower Marine Invertebrates (50%)
  • Career position - Curator of Lower Marine Invertebrates

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Parker, Shane
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Samuel White's Ornithological Explorations in Northern South Australia in 1863
    Parker, S. A.
    Published: 1980
    Series: South Australian Ornithologist, 28, 5, 113-119
  3. The Flight of the Emu: a Hundred Years of Australian Ornithology 1901-2001
    Robin, Libby
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2001

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