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The potential of native damselflies (Odonata: Zygoptera) as bioindicators of insecticide contamination of freshwater
(Lincoln University, 1998)
This thesis investigated if and how New Zealand damselflies (Odonata: Zygoptera) could be used as bioindicators of insecticide contamination of freshwater. Two damselfly species are common throughout New Zealand: ...
An assessment of methods to determine impacts of insecticides on Micromus tasmaniae Walker (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae): a candidate for integrated pest management
(Lincoln University, 1996)
Although the Tasmanian lacewing Micromus tasmaniae (Walker) is a common aphid predator in New Zealand, information on effects of insecticides on this beneficial are rare. This study examined the acute and chronic toxicity ...