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Entomologist

Gaden Sutherland Robinson, British entomologist. Achievements include research in microlepidoptera systematics and diversity, especially Tineoidea; host-plant relationships. Fellow Royal Entomological Society, Royal Geographical Society; member British Entomological and Natural History Society, Malaysian Nature Society.

Background

Robinson, Gaden Sutherland was born on April 11, 1949 in Winchester, United Kingdom. Son of Hugh Sutherland and Mary (Bryson) Robinson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Durham, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Durham, 1974. Doctor of Science, University Durham, 1994.

Career

Higher scientific officer The Natural History Museum, London, 1974-1977, senior scientific officer, 1977-1984, principal scientific officer, since 1984, head lepidoptera section, 1988-1990, deputy leader biodiversity division, since 1990. Honorary research associate University Brunei Darussalam, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in microlepidoptera systematics and diversity, especially Tineoidea. Host-plant relationships.

Works

Membership

Fellow Royal Entomological Society, Royal Geographical Society. Member British Entomological and Natural History Society, Malaysian Nature Society.

Connections

Married Barbara Elizabeth Parkinson, July 24, 1974. Children: Richard Sutherland, Hugh Michael.

father:
Hugh Sutherland Robinson

mother:
Mary (Bryson) Robinson

spouse:
Barbara Elizabeth Parkinson

children:
Richard Sutherland Robinson

Hugh Michael Robinson