Jacqueline Beggs

Associate Professor
New Zealand

Publications

  • Supplementary feeding restructures urban bird communities
  • Patterns of beetle diversity in kauri forest DOI: 10.1080/00779962.2014.884531
  • Vespula vulgaris (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) gynes use a sex pheromone to attract males DOI: 10.4039/tce.2013.8
  • Primary symbiont of the ancient scale insect family Coelostomidiidae exhibits strict cophylogenetic patterns DOI: 10.1007/s13199-013-0257-8
  • Invasive wasps, not birds, dominate in a temperate honeydew system DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-9993.2012.02412.x
  • Diverse Honeydew-Consuming Fungal Communities Associated with Scale Insects DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0070316
  • Ultrastructural and molecular characterization of a bacterial symbiosis in the ecologically important scale insect family Coelostomidiidae DOI: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2012.01378.x
  • Invertebrate community composition differs between invasive herb alligator weed and native sedges DOI: 10.1016/j.actao.2012.04.007
  • Generalist dung attraction response in a New Zealand dung beetle that evolved with an absence of mammalian herbivores DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.2012.01344.x
  • Characterising alligator weed (Alternanthera philoxeroides; Amaranthaceae) invasion at a northern New Zealand lake EID: 2-s2.0-84867413233
  • Spore consumption and life history of Zearagytodes maculifer (Broun) (Coleoptera: Leiodidae) on Ganoderma, its fungal host EID: 2-s2.0-79955010174
  • Species-Specific Chemical Signatures in Scale Insect Honeydew DOI: 10.1007/s10886-011-0030-5
  • No evidence for a Ganoderma spore dispersal mutualism in an obligate spore-feeding beetle Zearagytodes maculifer DOI: 10.1016/j.funbio.2011.06.001
  • Invertebrate community richness in New Zealand kiwifruit orchards under organic or integrated pest management DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2011.02.007
  • Invasive Alternanthera philoxeroides (alligator weed) associated with increased fungivore dominance in Coleoptera on decomposing leaf litter DOI: 10.1007/s10530-010-9896-3
  • Effect of artificial shading on growth and competitiveness of Alternanthera philoxeroides (alligator weed) DOI: 10.1080/00288233.2011.599396
  • Ecological effects and management of invasive alien Vespidae DOI: 10.1007/s10526-011-9389-z
  • Competition-colonization dynamics of spore-feeding beetles on the long-lived bracket fungi Ganoderma in New Zealand native forest DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.19302.x
  • The effi{dot less}cacy of baited and live capture pitfall traps in collecting large-bodied forest carabids EID: 2-s2.0-78249252361
  • Support for vicariant origins of the New Zealand Onychophora DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2009.02233.x
  • Impacts of exotic invertebrates on New Zealand's indigenous species and ecosystems EID: 2-s2.0-77649263821
  • Determining the impact of scale insect honeydew, and invasive wasps and rodents, on the decomposer subsystem in a New Zealand beech forest DOI: 10.1007/s10530-009-9670-6
  • Decomposition dynamics of invasive alligator weed compared with native sedges in a Northland lake EID: 2-s2.0-77957149219
  • Declines in common, widespread native birds in a mature temperate forest DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2010.05.022
  • Challenges in Food-Web Restoration: An Assessment of the Restoration Requirements of a Honeydew-Gecko Trophic Interaction in the Auckland Region, New Zealand DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00650.x
  • New Zealand's performance based research funding (PBRF) model undermines maori research DOI: 10.1080/03014220909510587
  • Does the presence of burrowing seabirds increase local invertebrate abundance? EID: 2-s2.0-78249263036
  • Distribution and abundance of endemic coelostomidiid scale insects (Hemiptera: Coelostomidiidae) in Auckland forests, New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-72749120071
  • Yeasts associated with the New Zealand Nothofagus honeydew system EID: 2-s2.0-58149166560
  • Monitoring grey-faced petrels (Pterodroma macroptera gouldi) in a restoration project on Motuora Island, Hauraki Gulf EID: 2-s2.0-70349448329
  • Evaluating the impact of a biological control parasitoid on invasive Vespula wasps in a natural forest ecosystem DOI: 10.1016/j.biocontrol.2007.10.016
  • Coexistence, habitat patterns and the assembly of ant communities in the Yasawa islands, Fiji DOI: 10.1016/j.actao.2007.05.002
  • The diversity and origin of exotic ants arriving in New Zealand via human-mediated dispersal DOI: 10.1111/j.1366-9516.2006.00270.x
  • Soluble carbon production by honeydew scale insects in a New Zealand beech forest EID: 2-s2.0-23344445842
  • A simple gravimetric technique for estimating honeydew or nectar production EID: 2-s2.0-11844254818
  • No evidence for establishment of the wasp parasitoid, Sphencophaga vesparum burra (Cresson) (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) at two sites in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0036756220
  • The ecological consequences of social wasps (Vespula spp.) invading an ecosystem that has an abundant carbohydrate resource DOI: 10.1016/S0006-3207(00)00185-3
  • Restructuring of Lepidoptera communities by introduced Vespula wasps in a New Zealand beech forest DOI: 10.1007/s004420050820
  • Mortality and emergence pattern of overwintering cocoons of the wasp parasitoid Sphecophaga vesparum vesparum (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0032910452
  • Comparison of the quality of red and silver beech (Nothofagus) seeds in Nelson Lakes National Park, New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0032708452
  • The role of introduced predators and competitors in the decline of kaka (Nestor meridionalis) populations in New Zealand DOI: 10.1016/S0006-3207(97)00055-4
  • The difficulty of reducing introduced wasp (Vestula vulgaris) populations for conservation gains EID: 2-s2.0-0031663549
  • The difficulty of reducing introduced wasp (vespula vulgaris) populations for conservation gains EID: 2-s2.0-33745532389
  • Spread of the wasp parasitoid Sphecophaga vesparum vesparum following its release in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0032456715
  • Invasion success of the wasp parasitoid Sphecophaga vesparum vesparum (Curtis) in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0030454151
  • Impacts of introduced common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) on experimentally placed mealworms in a New Zealand beech forest EID: 2-s2.0-0029666931
  • A model for the effect of Sphecophaga vesparum vesparum as a biological control agent of the common wasp in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0029668240
  • Changes in the distribution and proportions of Vespula vulgaris and Vespula germanica (Fab.) (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) between 1987 and 1990 in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0028583905
  • Changes in the distribution and proportions of Vespula vulgaris (L.) and Vespula germanica (Fab.) (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) between 1987 and 1990 in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0027951591
  • Traffic rate as an index of colony size in Vespula wasps EID: 2-s2.0-0026287408
  • The kaka Nestor meridionalis, a New Zealand parrot endangered by introduced wasps and mammals EID: 2-s2.0-0026096066
  • Establishment of the wasp parasitoid, Sphecophaga vesparum (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae), in New Zealand EID: 2-s2.0-0026302777
  • Altitudinal variation in abundance of common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) EID: 2-s2.0-0026292709
  • Energetics of South Island kaka (Nestor meridionalis meridionalis) feeding on the larvae of kanuka longhorn beetles (Ochrocydus huttoni) EID: 2-s2.0-0023583327