FNZ 44 - Lycosidae (Arachnida: Araneae) - Contributor notes
Vink, CJ 2002. Lycosidae (Arachnida: Araneae). Fauna of New Zealand 44, 94 pages.
( ISSN 0111-5383 (print), ; no. 44. ISBN 0-478-09347-0 (print), ). Published 23 Dec 2002
Contributor Cor Vink was born and educated in Christchurch, New Zealand. He recently completed a Ph.D. at Lincoln University on the taxonomy and systematics of New Zealand Lycosidae of which this Fauna contribution formed a major part. Cor is particularly interested in the taxonomy and systematics (both morphological and molecular) of wolf spiders but has also published work on the ecology of spiders and the taxonomy of New Zealand spiders in other families including Oxyopidae and Stiphidiidae.
I whānau mai te kaituhi, a Cor Vink, i Ōtautahi, ā, i reira anō e kura ana. Nō nā tata nei i tutuki ai tana tohu kairangi i Te Whare Wānaka o Aoraki, e tiro whāiti ana ki te whakapapa o ngā Lycosidae o Aotearoa. Ko tana tuhinga i tēnei putanga o te pukapuka nei tētahi wāhanga nui o taua rangahautanga. He tino kaupapa ki a Cor te whakapapa (taha hanga, taha rāpoi-ngota) o ngā pūngāwerewere wuruhi, otirā, kua puta anō i a ia ētahi kōrero mō te noho tahi a te pūngāwerewere ki tana ripoinga, me te whakapapa o ngā pūngāwerewere o ētahi atu whānau, tae atu ki ngā Oxyopidae me ngā Stiphidiidae.