Mr Edgley Cesar

Edgley César
  • Curatorial Assistant, Botanical Collections
  • Life Sciences department
  • Plants Division
Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road
London
SW7 5BD

Biography

Employment history

Botany Department, The Natural History Museum

  • Assistant Curator – Cryptogamic Herbarium (2010 – present)

Herbarium, Library, Arts and Archives Department, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

  • Digitisation Officer, Latin American Plants Initiative (2008 – 2010)
  • Digitiser, Richard Spruce Collection (2006)
  • Casual Digitiser, Australia Virtual Herbarium (2005)
  • Repatriation Officer, Brazilian Repatriation Project (2003 – 2004)

Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences. Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil (2002)
  • International Diploma in Herbarium Techniques. Royal Botanic Gardens Kew (2003)

Curation

Curation

  • Assisting on the curatorial routines of the collections of Algae, Bryophytes, Diatoms, Ferns and Lichens as well as occasionally helping with Flowering Plants.

Publications

  • Cesar, E.A.; Juchum, F.S. & Lewis, G.P. 2006. Preliminary List of the Leguminosae in Northeastern Brazil. Kew Publishing, 209pp. Paperback. ISBN 1-84246-142-7
  • Araujo, A.C., Cesar, E.A., Simpson, D. 2007. Preliminary List of the Cyperaceae in Northeastern Brazil. Kew Publishing. 32pp. Paperback. ISBN-10: 1-84246-204-0