Laurie is an Honorary Research Associate for the State Herbarium. His research interests include the systematics, evolution, biogeography and biology of the following groups:
- Hakea (Proteaceae, with Robyn and Bill Barker)
- various genera of Solanaceae with Australian representatives (especially Anthocercideae)
- various genera of Compositae with Australian representatives.
He is also interested in the flora of the North Flinders Ranges.
Species and populations
Seascapes, landscapes and communities
Phone: 0401 125 855