PhD graduand clocks vast distances on foot collecting 150 taxa, including 50 undescribed species

21 Jul 2023
Brian du Preez

PhD graduand Brian du Preez trekked hundreds of kilometres across the Greater Cape Floristic Region, where he surveyed 150 different taxa, collected specimens of 50 undescribed “Indigofera" species, discovered a further three new species, and rediscovered two species thought to be extinct.