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Deciduousness in the New Zealand flora: Modelling the consequences of winter leaf loss for annual canopy carbon uptake
(Lincoln University, 2002)
This thesis investigates aspects of deciduousness in the native New Zealand tree flora by modelling the consequences of winter leaf loss on annual carbon uptake for two co-occurring tree species with contrasting leaf habit; ...
Aspects of habitat selection, population dynamics, and breeding biology in the endangered Chatham Island oystercatcher (Haematopus chathamensis)
(Lincoln University, 2001)
In the late 1980s the endangered Chatham Island oystercatcher (Haematopus chathamensis) (CIO) was estimated at less than 110 individuals. Endemic to the Chatham Islands, New Zealand, it was feared to be declining and, ...
Population ecology and integrated management of soft wax scale (Ceroplastes destructor) and Chinese wax scale (C. sinensis) (Hemiptera: Coccidae) on citrus
(Lincoln University, 1994)
Soft wax scale (SWS) Ceroplastes destructor (Newstead) and Chinese wax scale (CWS) C. sinensis Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Coccidae) are indirect pests of citrus (Citrus spp.) in New Zealand. Honeydew they produce supports ...