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