Publications

The Entomological Society of New Zealand produces multiple publications to disseminate knowledge about insects and other arthropods of New Zealand.

The New Zealand Entomologist is the flagship journal of the Society. This peer-reviewed journal is aimed at a scientific audience. It is currently published twice a year though Taylor and Francis. Back issues of the New Zealand Entomologist are available on the Taylor and Francis website.

The Weta is the news bulletin of the Society. It publishes observations, news, views and research results that may not be suitable for publication in the New Zealand Entomologist. Back issues are available online.

Bulletin of the Entomological Society of New Zealand is an irregular series of longer-format publications of interest to a wider audience. A total of 16 Bulletins have been published, with seven remaining in print. Bulletins can be purchased from Touchwood Books.

The Monarch Butterfly is a richly illustrated celebration of the most loved butterfly in New Zealand. This accessible and informative book explores the life cycle, habits, behaviours and origin of this beautiful animal. Copies can be purchased from Touchwood Books. Please enquire regarding bulk orders for educational purposes.

Insects of New Zealand Playing Cards. These cards have stunning illustrations of 52 New Zealand insects. Cards can be purchased online, or at selected stockists.

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