- G. S. Boulger
- , revised by Brian H. Fletcher
Macleay, Alexander (1767–1848), entomologist and civil servant in Australia, was born in Ross-shire, Scotland, on 24 June 1767, the son of William Macleay, provost of Wick and deputy lieutenant of Caithness. He received a good education but where is not known. In 1788 he moved to ...