Author:Donald Petrie

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Donald Petrie
(1846–1925)
Donald Petrie (7 September 1846 - 1 September 1925) was an Scottish-born botanist, teacher and school inspector who moved to New Zealand in 1873.

Standard botanical author abbreviation: Petrie

Works[edit]

Petrie published some 60 papers in the Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand and other journals in which he described about 180 species or varieties of unknown plants.

Works about Petrie[edit]

  • Pitt, Fiona D.H. - 'Donald Petrie' in Dictionary of New Zealand Biography
  • D. Petrie in Harvard Index of Botanical Authors
  • Cockayne, L. - 'Donald Petrie, 1846 - 1925' in: Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand, vol 56 (1926), p. viii


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1925, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.