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Biographical entry Newman, Leslie John William (1878 - 1938)

16 February 1878
Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
8 December 1938
Entomologist and Horticulturalist


Leslie Newman joined the Western Australian Department of Agriculture in 1904 as a horticultural inspector. In 1918 he was appointed economic entomologist and head of department and in 1920 was appointed government entomologist.

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  • Musgrave, A., Bibliography of Australian Entomology, 1775-1930, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales., Sydney, 1932, 380 pp. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.