Erin May

Erin May

Team Leader Collections Volunteers

Erin manages the volunteer program in the Collections Branch, recruiting and training volunteers in herbarium specimen curation. She is also co-managing the Preparing for Digitisation project team in 2020–21. The focus of specimen curation within the National Herbarium of Victoria is currently the curation of 19th century vascular specimens from the Global Collection.

  • Refereed journal articles

Ohlsen, D.J., Perrie, L.R., May, E.L. and Bayly, M.J. (2020). A new fern record for Victoria, Hymenophyllum marginatum (Hymenophyllaceae) Muelleria, 39, 9–13.

Ohlsen, D.J., Brownsey, P.J., Shepherd, L.D., Perrie, L.R., May, E.L., Chen, C-W. and Bayly, M.J. (2020). Pteris epaleata, a new fern species from Australia and New Zealand segregated from P. comans (Pteridaceae). Muelleria, 39, 17–26.

Brownsey, P.J., Ohlsen, D.J., Shepherd, L.D., Bouma, W.L., May, E.L., Bayly, M.J. and Perrie, L.R. (2020). A review of the fern genus Pellaea (Pteridaceae) in Australasia. Australian Systematic Botany, 33(5), 446–457.

Schuster, T.M., Setaro, S.D., Tibbits, J.F.G., Batty, E.L., Fowler, R.M., McLay, T.G.B., Wilcox, S., Ades, P.K. & Bayly, M.J. (2018). Chloroplast variation is incongruent with classification of the Australian bloodwood eucalypts (genus Corymbia, family Myrtaceae). PLOS ONE 13(4): e0195034.

Perrie, L.R., Wilson R.K., Shepherd L.D., Ohlsen D.J., Batty E.L., Brownsey P.J., Bayly M.J. (2013). Molecular phylogenetics and generic taxonomy of the Blechnaceae ferns. Taxon 63, 745–758.

Perrie, L.R., Shepherd L.D., de Lange P.J., Batty E.L., Ohlsen D.J., Bayly M.J., Brownsey P.J. (2013). Hymenophyllum pluviatile, a new and uncommon fern from New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 51, 308–320.