Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia

Clare Herscovitch

Position

Technical Officer (Scientific)

Branch

Science & Public Programs

Section

Plant Diversity

Email

clare.herscovitch@rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au

Phone

61 2  92318316

Fax

61 2 9241 2797

Role

  • Herbarium curator
  • Assistant to Darren Crayn & Alistair Hay

Current research projects

Curate herbarium collections in Araceae, Euphorbiaceae, Rubiaceae, Rutaceae, Acanthaceae

Research interests

Araceae

Keywords

Araceae, Malesia

Key publications

  • C. Herscovitch & A. Hay (2003) An unusual new species of Homalomena (Araceae) from New Guinea. Gard. Bull. Singapore  55(1): 31-34    
  • Hay & C. Herscovitch (2003) A new species of Schismatoglottis (Araceae) from Sabah, Malaysia. Gard. Bull. Singapore 55(1): 27-30 (2003)  
  • Hay & C. Herscovitch (2002) Two remarkable new West Malesian Homalomena (Araceae) species. Gard. Bull. Singapore  54(2): 171-178 
  • M.D. Tindale, P.G. Kodela & C. Herscovitch (1992) Acacia meiantha (Fabaceae : Mimosoideae), a new species from the Central Tablelands of New South Wales. Austral. Syst. Bot. 5(6): 761-765   
  • M.D. Tindale & C. Herscovitch (1990) Acacia courtii, a new species from eastern New South Wales (Acacia sect. Juliflorae : Fabaceae). Telopea 4(1): 115-119 
  • J. Clare Herscovitch & Anthony R.H. Martin (1990) Pollen-pistil interactions in Grevillea banksii II: Pollen tube ultrastructure and interactions, and results of field experiment. Grana 29: 5-17
  • J. Clare Herscovitch & Anthony R.H. Martin (1989) Pollen-pistil interactions in Grevillea banksii I: The pollen grain, stigma, transmitting tissue and in vitro pollinations. Grana 28: 69-84

Technical acknowledgements

  • A. Hay & Yuzammi (2000) Schismatoglottideae (Araceae) in Malesia I - Schismatoglottis. Telopea 9 (1): 1-177
  • A. Hay (1999) Revision of Homalomena (Araceae-Homalomeneae) in New Guinea, The Bismarck Archipelago and Solomon Islands. Blumea 44:41-71
  • A. Hay (1999) The genus Alocasia (Araceae-Colocasieae) in the Philippines. Gard. Bull. Sing. 51: 1-41
  • A. Hay (1998) The genus Alocasia (Araceae-Colocasieae) in West Malesia and Sulawesi. Gard. Bull. Sing. 50: 221-334