Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Birgit Rhode

Birgit Rhode
Position: Research Technician
Team: Systematics
Location: Auckland
Private Bag 92170
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Hamburg
    PhD Zoology & Marine Biology
    1987
  • Hanover Technical
    Dip Biology & Geography
    1980

Publications

Publications

  • James T, Popay I, Champion P, Grbavac N, Rhode B 2012. An Illustrated guide to weed seeds of New Zealand. Christchurch, NZ, New Zealand Plant Protection Society. 126 p. (Book, 2012)
  • Leschen RAB, Rhode BE, Clunie L 2011. New Zealand weevil images. http://weevils.landcareresearch.co.nz. (Web Page, 2011)
  • Hoare RJB, Rhode BE, Emmerson AW 2011. Larger moths of New Zealand: image gallery and online guide. http://largemoths.landcareresearch.co.nz, updated March 2012. (Web Page, 2011)
  • Larivière M-C, Rhode BE, Larochelle A 2010. New Zealand Cicadas (Hemiptera: Cicadidae): a virtual identification guide. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/research/biosystematics/invertebrates/hemiptera/cicada/index.asp (updated 15 October, 2010). (Web Page, 2010)
  • Patrick BH, Hoare RJB, Rhode BE 2010. Taxonomy and conservation of allopatric moth populations: a revisionary study of the Notoreas perornata Walker complex (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Larentiinae), with special reference to southern New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 37(4): 257-283. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03014223.2010.511127 (Journal Article, 2010)
  • Rhode B 2009. Butterflies of Samoa imaged. NZAC news 3: 3. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/newsletters/NZAC/NZAC_news3.pdf (Journal Article, 2009)
  • Larivière M-C, Rhode BE, Larochelle A 2006. New Zealand Cicadas (Hemiptera: Cicadidae): a virtual identification guide, Version 1. (Web Page, 2006)
  • McPartland JM, Rhode B 2005. New hemp diseases and pests in New Zealand. Journal of industrial hemp 10(1): 99-108. (Journal Article, 2005)
  • Leschen RAB, Rhode BE 2004. A replacement name for Archaeophylax Leschen and Rhode (Coleoptera: Ulodidae). New Zealand entomologist 27: 125-. (Journal Article, 2004)
  • Larochelle A, Larivière M-C, Rhode BE 2004. Checklist of New Zealand ground-beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae). The New Zealand Carabidae website. Pp. -. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/research/biosystematics/invertebrates/carabid/carabidlist/ (Electronic Article, 2004)
  • Zhang Z-Q, Rhode BE 2003. A faunistic summary of acarine diversity in New Zealand. Systematic & applied acarology 8: 75-84. (Journal Article, 2003)
  • Larivière M-C, Rhode BE 2002. Virtual collection of primary types of New Zealand Hemiptera (excluding Sternorryncha). The New Zealand Hemiptera website. Pp. -. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/research/biodiversity/invertsprog/hemiptera/ (Electronic Article, 2002)
  • Larivière M-C, Rhode BE 2002. [Abstract] Virtual collection of primary types of New Zealand Hemiptera (excluding Sternorrhyncha). Proceedings: Entomological Society of New Zealand Annual Conference, Otago Museum, 3-6 April 2002, [Dunedin]. Pp. 31-. (Conference Proceedings, 2002)
  • Leschen RAB, Rhode BE 2002. A new genus and species of large extinct Ulodidae (Coleoptera) from New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist 25(1): 57-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00779962.2002.9722095 (Journal Article, 2002)
  • Henderson RC, Rhode BE 2001. The hinged back plate mechanism in glassy wax tests of New Zealand male soft scale insects (Hemiptera : Coccoidea : Coccidae). Arthropod structure and development 30(1): 1-14. (Journal Article, 2001)
  • Larivière M-C, Rhode BE 2001. [Poster abstract] Computerised biodiversity assessment and taxonomy. Proceedings: Entomological Society of New Zealand Annual Conference 50 : 1-4 July 2001, UNITEC, Auckland : programme, abstracts and historical information, Auckland. Pp. 36-. (Conference Proceedings, 2001)

Skills

Skills

  • Digital macro-photography
  • Image processing
  • Graphics
  • Electron microscopy
  • Entomological Databases