Survey of Australian Taxonomic Capacity 2003/2006

Footnotes

    *.   Data from the institutions that are asterisked were used to compare 1975, 1991 and 2006 data from the same institutions later in this report.

  1. The 1991 data were published in Richardson and McKenzie (1992) however in that publication Collection Managers were included with Technical staff and here they are separated. Also the 1991 questionnaire requested numbers of Administrative staff, but in the publication these were labelled Administrators—Administrative is used here.
  2. The acronym for a State/Territory institution may be given in parentheses following the State/Territory abbreviation.
  3. Data includes Qld Zoology and Palaeontology.
  4. Automatic Data Processing.
  5. The 1991 data were published in Richardson and McKenzie (1992) however in that publication Collection Managers were included with Technical staff and here they are separated. Also the 1991 questionnaire requested numbers of Administrative staff, but in the publication these were labelled Administrators. In line with the original questionnaire Administrative is used here.
  6. At this time Qld Zoology and Palaeontology were combined.