Robert Matheson (entomologist)

Robert Matheson (1881, West River, Nova Scotia – 1958, Princeton, New Jersey) was an American entomologist who specialised in Coleoptera.

He was Professor of Entomology, New York State College of Agriculture, Cornell University.


Partial list

  • Entomology for introductory courses Comstock Publishing Co. (1944)
  • Medical Entomology Comstock Publishing Co. (1932)


  • Anonym 1959 [Matheson, R.] Bull. ent. Soc. Amer. 5 51
  • Mallis, A. 1971 American Entomologists. Rutgers Univ. Press New Brunswick 478-479, Portrait
  • Osborn, H. 1937 Fragments of Entomological History Including Some Personal Recollections of Men and Events. Columbus, Ohio, Published by the Author 1 1-394.