Browsing by Author "Hitchmough, Rodney"

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  • Assessment of microbranding as an alternative marking technique for long-term identification of New Zealand lizards

    Hitchmough, Rodney; Neilson, Keri; Goddard, Kara; Goold, Mike; Gartrell, Brett; Cockburn, Stu; Ling, Nicholas (New Zealand Ecological Society, 2012)
    ‘Microbranding’, a system for individually identifying reptiles and amphibians based on a numbered code of spot brands applied to the body and limbs, was tested on New Zealand skinks and geckos. Common geckos (Woodworthia ...
  • Conservation status of New Zealand freshwater fish, 2009

    Allibone, Richard; David, Bruno O.; Hitchmough, Rodney; Jellyman, Donald; Ling, Nicholas; Ravenscroft, Peter; Waters, Jonathan (Taylor & Francis Group, 2010)
    The threat status of 74 freshwater and estuarine fish present in New Zealand was determined. Fifty-one native taxa were ranked of which 67% were considered Threatened or At Risk. A single species was classified as Extinct, ...
  • Conservation status of New Zealand freshwater invertebrates, 2013

    Grainger, N.; Collier, Kevin J.; Hitchmough, Rodney; Harding, Jon S.; Smith, Brian J.; Sutherland, Darin Lee (Department of Conservation, 2014)
    The conservation status of 644 freshwater invertebrate taxa, across five Phyla, 28 Orders and 75 Families, was assessed using the New Zealand Threat Classification System (NZTCS) criteria. Forty-six species were ranked ...
  • Reply to Chisholm (2011), Conservation status of New Zealand freshwater fish, 2009; Allibone et al.(2010)

    Allibone, Richard; David, Bruno O.; Hitchmough, Rodney; Jellyman, Donald; Ling, Nicholas; Ravenscroft, Peter; Waters, Jonathan (Taylor & Francis Group, 2011)
    Chisholm (2011) makes a number of statements regarding the longfin eel fishery and the monitoring of this fishery, and has questioned the threat ranking of this species by Allibone et al. (2010). Chisholm (2011) also notes ...