Botany & Zoology
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Seminars

Venue2020 (Broom) - Natural Sciences Building
Time:   13:00 - 14:00
 (unless otherwise specified)

[Please Note: Seminar Notices are  normally circulated the week preceeding & the Seminar Schedule is on the 2nd Floor Notice Board. A small Outlook Note Reminder mîght be circulated, but yóu need to diarise the dates]

January 2017


Wednesday 5th PhD Defence Giovanni Vimercati Exploring the invasion of the guttural toad Sclerophrys gutturalis in Cape Town through a multidisciplinary approach. (Supervisors: Dr John Measey, Dr Sarah Davies)
Tuesday 11th MSc Defence Bongani Mnisi The Iingcungcu Project: Restoring nectar feeding birds, building biodiversity leadership. (Supervisors: Prof Anton Pauw, Dr Sjirk Geerts)
MSc Defence Pieter Botha The world without birds: An experimental test of the ecological significance of pollinating birds for plant communities. (Supervisors: Prof Anton Pauw, Prof Cang Hui)
Wednesday 12th PhD Proposal Nikki Phair Vulnerability, Resilience and Adaptation: The Future for the Seagrass, Zostera capensis(Supervisors: Prof Sophie von der Heyden)MSc Defence Llewellyn Jacobs An assessment of Melaleuca as invasive species in South Africa. (Supervisors: Prof John Wilson, Prof Dave Richardson)


Enquiries: Dr Tammy Robinson (
trobins@sun.ac.za)