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The moa ecology paradox - (press release) (press release)
The moa ecology paradox: New Zealand's large moa did not disperse large seeds. A new study about New Zealand's extinct moa, involving acid baths and concrete mixers, by researchers from the University of Canterbury and Landcare Research, has revealed a ...

Fossil pushes back whale evolution | Cosmos - Cosmos

The world's oldest known baleen whale has been identified from a fossil found in New Zealand. Baleen whales, which comprise the suborder Mysticeti, are all filter-feeders, sieving small organisms from water sucked in and expelled through a curtain of ...

Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard might have 'unfair ... - Newshub

"A man transitioning to a female has physiological advantages," a professor says. Credits: Image: AAP; Video: Newshub. New Zealand's first transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard will be competing soon at the Commonwealth Games - however an expert ...
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Protura of New Zealand

Lincoln - New Zealand

Introduction, checklist, and biology.

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    Flora and Fauna - Animalia

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    Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua is New Zealand's foremost environmental research organisation, specialising in sustainable management of land resources, optimising primary production, enhancing biodiversity, increasing the resource efficiency of businesses, and conserving and restoring the natural assets of our communities.


The characteristics of these creatures, their life cycle, feeding and habitat, with an illustration of Australentulus tillyardi.

United States

Introduction from the Tree of Life Project.

Japanese Protura

Checklist and key.

Proturans - Protura
United States

Illustrations and information on these minute soil-inhabiting hexapods, their distribution, description, life history and how to collect them.

United States

Systematic checklist.

Gordon Ramel's Protura Page
United States

An introduction to the biology, classification, and ecology of the Protura.

CordBank - New Zealand
New Zealand

New Zealand licensed cord blood collection, processing, and storage facility.

New Zealand Fungi
New Zealand

Images, photos, keys and lots of information on mushrooms in New Zealand

New Zealand Mollusca
New Zealand

Showcases checklists and pictures of recent species.

New Zealand Shags
New Zealand

Description of the shags or cormorants found in New Zealand.