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Novel host associations and habitats for Senecio-specialist herbivorous insects in Auckland
(New Zealand Ecological Society, 2008)
We studied the genus- and species-specialist monophagous herbivorous insects of Senecio (Asteraceae) in Auckland, New Zealand. With the exception of the widespread S. hispidulus, the eight native Senecio species in mainland ...
Feathers to Fur: the status of New Zealand ecological research in 2009
(New Zealand Ecological Society, 2010)
We outline the scope of this special issue of New Zealand Journal of Ecology, which reviews progress in New Zealand ecology to 2009, based on a symposium in 2007. Both the issue and symposium update a 1986 conference and ...
Kua takoto te mānuka: Mātauranga Māori in New Zealand ecology
(New Zealand Ecological Society, 2019)
Mō te whakarauora i te taiao o Aotearoa me whakaū, me whakamana i te mātauranga o te hunga Māori. Nō nā tata nei, tē kitea i tēnei momo mātauranga ki ngā mahi pūtaiao, ngā mahi whakarauora taiao hoki o Aotearoa whānui. Mā ...
Using DNA metabarcoding to assess New Zealand’s terrestrial biodiversity
(New Zealand Ecological Society, 2017)
© New Zealand Ecological Society. High throughput DNA sequencing technology has enabled entire biological communities to be characterised from DNA derived from pools of organisms, such as bulk-collected invertebrates, or ...
Creek habitats as sources for the spread of an invasive herb in a New Zealand mountain landscape
(New Zealand Ecological Society, 2015)
Landscapes typically comprise various habitats that differ in their susceptibility to invasion by exotic species. Highly invasible habitats such as riparian corridors can act as a conduit for rapid movement across the ...
The effectiveness of flower strips and hedgerows on pest control, pollination services and crop yield: A quantitative synthesis
Floral plantings are promoted to foster ecological intensification of agriculture through provisioning of ecosystem services. However, a comprehensive assessment of the effectiveness of different floral plantings, their ...