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Charles Gordon Campbell Dickson – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroSouth African entomologist
Was Zoologist 
Entomologist 
Lepidopterist 
From South Africa 
Type Biology 
Gendermale
Birth 1907 
Death 1991 

(aged 84 years)

Charles Gordon Campbell Dickson

Entomologist, South Africa (1907-1991) Obituary: [1]

Authored taxa

  • 12 taxa authored by Charles Gordon Campbell Dickson

Works Include

  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1965. A new species of Poecilmitis Butler from the western Cape Province. Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa 27(2): 160–162, figs 1-4. article PDF. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1966. A new subspecies of Pseudonympha trimenii Butler (Lepidoptera: Satyridae) from the Eastern Cape Province. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 78(10): 85–87. Archive. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1966. A new species of Poecilmitis Butler (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from the Great Karroo. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 78: 109–110. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1966. Revisional Notes on the Cape Lycaenid Poecilmitis brooksi Riley, with the description of a recently-recognised race of this species. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 78(10): 217–219, pl.10. Archive. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1967. Observations on the Cape Lycaenid Phasis malagrida (Wallengren), with the description of a new race. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 79: 123–125, pl. 5. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1967e. Some comments on the Phasis wallengrenii (Trimen) group, with a description of a new species. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 79: 267–270, pl. 11. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Tite, G. E. & C.G.C. Dickson, 1968: The Aloeides thyra complex (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Ent) 21 (7): 367-388, 8 pls, 4 text figs. text, plates. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1968. A further new species of the Phasis wallengrenii (Trimen) complex. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 80: 89–92, pl. 5. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1968. Some observations on the Phasis thero (L.) group with a description of a new species. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 80: 267–268, pl. 15. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1969. A new species of Lepidochrysops Hedicke (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from the North Western Cape. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 81: 97–100. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1969c: An additional new member of the Phasis wallengrenii (Trimen) group. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 81: 285–286. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Clark, G.C., & Dickson, C.G.C., 1971. Life Histories of the South African Lycaenid Butterflies. xvi, 272 pp. Purnell and Sons, Cape Town. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1972. Observations on and a description of a race of Thestor basutus (Wallengren) (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 84: 253–256. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Dickson & Wykeham, 1974. A recently discovered race of the Cape lycaenid Phasis thero (L.). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 86 (7-8): 177–180. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Tite, G. E. & C.G.C. Dickson, 1975: The genus Aloeides and allied genera (Lepidoptera:Lycaenidae). Bull. Brit. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Entomology). 29 (5): 225-280, 5 pls, 32 text figs. text, plates. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C. & Stephen, R.D. 1975. An additional new race of Argyrocupha malagrida (Wallengren) (Lep.: Lycaenidae). The Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 87(5): 129–132. BHLReference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1975. Three new Poecilmitis Butler (Lep.: Lycaenidae) from the South Western Cape. The Entomologists Record and Journal of Variation 87(9): 225–231, pls 7,8. text. pl. 7, pl.8. Reference page. 
  • Tite, G. E. & C.G.C. Dickson, 1976. Further notes on species of the genus Aloeides (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). No. 1. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 88 (7-8): 177-180. BHL. Reference page. 
  • Dickson, C.G.C., 1976: Six new Southern African butterflies. The Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation, 88 (11): 273–280; (12): 307–314. 11, 12. Reference page. 
  • Tite, G. E. & C.G.C. Dickson, 1977. Further notes on species of the genus Aloeides (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). No. 2. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 89 (7-8): 209-212. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1979. Six further new butterflies from southern Africa. (Continued in Volume 92, p. 1). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 91 (11-12): 300–302. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1980. Six further new butterflies from southern Africa. (Continued from Volume 91, p. 302 and continued in Volume 92, p. 38). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 92 (1): 1–6. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1980. Six further new butterflies from southern Africa. (Concluded from Volume 92, p. 6). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 92 (2): 38–44. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson & Henning, W.H., 1981. A new race of Argyrocupha malagrida (Wallengren) (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from the western Cape Province. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 92 (11-12): 297–300, pl. 19. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1981. Four new South African butterflies. (Continued in Volume 94, p. 32). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 93 (11-12): 219–221. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1982. Four new South African butterflies. (Continued from Volume 93, p. 221). Lycaenidae. A new Lepidochrysops Hedicke from the Hantam’s Berg C.P. Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 94 (1-2): 32–35. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1982. Four new South African butterflies. (Concluded from Volume 94, p. 35). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 94 (3-4): 41–44. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1982. Three new Lycaenid butterflies from the south western Cape Province. (Continued in Volume 95, p. 1). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 94 (11-12): 222–224. BHL. Reference page. 
  • C.G.C. Dickson, 1983. Three new lycaenid butterflies from the south western Cape Province (Continued from Volume 94, p. 224). Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 95 (1-2): 1–6. Reference page.