Journal article

A preliminary assessment of changes in plant-dwelling insects when threatened plants are translocated

Melinda L Moir, Peter A Vesk, Karl EC Brennan, Lesley Hughes, David A Keith, Michael A McCarthy, David J Coates, Sarah Barrett

Journal of Insect Conservation | SPRINGER | Published : 2012


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by Australia & Pacific Science Foundation (APSF)

Funding Acknowledgements

Grants from the Australian Research Council (DP0772057) and Australia & Pacific Science Foundation (APSF 07/3) supported this work. We thank P. Luscombe for his enthusiasm in the translocation experiment conducted on his property, and assistance with plant identifications. We gratefully thank B. Hanich, R. Oberprieler, G. S. Taylor, A. Szito, P. J. Gullan, S. Barker and C. A. M. Reid for taxonomic assistance. Finally, two anonymous reviewers and Editor T. Shreeve are thanked for their time and useful suggestions on this paper.