OBITUARY: Gordon Maclean — a lifelong passion for ornithology

2008-04-01 00:00

Gordon Lindsay Maclean (70), Professor Emeritus of Zoology of the University of KwaZulu-Natal, internationally famed ornithologist and author of the fifth and sixth revisions of Roberts’ Birds of Southern Africa, died in Howick on Sunday night after a long illness.

Following his stint in the desert, he went to the United States for a year at Cornell University and then to Chile and Argentina for four months to pursue his desert ornithological studies. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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