Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua


  • Elliott GP, Wilson PR, Taylor RH, Beggs JR 2010. Declines in common, widespread native birds in a mature temperate forest. Biological conservation 143(9 ): 2119-2126.
  • Wardle DA, Karl BJ, Beggs JR, Yeates GW, Williamson WM, Bonner KI 2010. Determining the impact of scale insect honeydew, and invasive wasps and rodents, on the decomposer subsystem in a New Zealand beech forest. Biological invasions 12(8): 2619-2638.
  • Beggs J 2001/5. The ecological consequences of social wasps (Vespula spp.) invading an ecosystem that has an abundant carbohydrate resource. Biological conservation 99(1): 17-28.
  • Beggs JR, Rees JS 1999/6. Restructuring of Lepidoptera communities by introduced Vespula wasps in a New Zealand beech forest. Oecologia 119(4): 565-571.
  • Toft RJ, Rees JS 1998/2. Reducing predation of orb-web spiders by controlling common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) in a New Zealand beech forest. Ecological entomology 23(1): 90-95.
  • Barr K, Moller H, Christmas E, Lyver P, Beggs JR 1996. Impacts of introduced common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) on experimentally placed mealworms in a New Zealand beech forest. Oecologia 105: 266-270.
  • Toft RJ, Beggs JR 1995/1. Seasonality of crane flies (Diptera: Tipulidae) in South Island beech forest in relation to the abundance of Vespula wasps (Hymenoptera: Vespidae). New Zealand entomologist 18: 37-44.
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