214 total members
A

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Brodie Abel
Brodie Abel
Otago
University of Otago
Vespula wasps, Lepidoptera
Dominic Agyei
Dominic Agyei
Otago
University of Otago
Edible insects
Hamaseh Aliakbarpour
Hamaseh Aliakbarpour
St. Johns
Ministry for Primary Industries
Thysanoptera, Acari
Zoe Ambrose
Zoe Ambrose
North Canterbury
University of Canterbury
Diane Anderson
Diane Anderson
Canterbury
MPI
Mark Anderson
Mark Anderson
Marlborough
Invertebrate conservation
Gerlinde Maria Andraschko
Gerlinde Maria Andraschko
RD 2
Taipa Area School
Sivapragasam Annamalai
Sivapragasam Annamalai
Selangor
Center for Agriculture and Bioscience international (CABI)
Tropical entomology
Frank Ashwood
Frank Ashwood
Canterbury
Collembola, Acari, Earthworms, Carabidae
Gonzalo Avila
Gonzalo Avila
Auckland
Plant and Food Research
Biological control
B

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Olivier Ball
Olivier Ball
Northland
Te Pukenga
Terrestrial amphipods (Talitroidea)
Barbara Barratt
Barbara Barratt
Otago
AgResearch
Jacqueline Beggs
Jacqueline Beggs
Auckland
University of Auckland
Hymenoptera
Vaughn Bell
Vaughn Bell
Hawke's Bay
New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research
Hemiptera and associated natural enemies
NZ BioSecure
NZ BioSecure
Wellington
New Zealand Bio Secure
Culicidae
Neil Birrell
Neil Birrell
Auckland
University of Auckland
Insects as Food
Angelica Blevins
Angelica Blevins
Wellington
weta, argosarchis horridus
Ian Boothroyd
Ian Boothroyd
Auckland
Boffa Miskell Ltd.
Diptera (Chironomidae), aquatic macroinvertebrates
Mike Bowie
Mike Bowie
Canterbury
Lincoln University
Carabidae; Syrphidae; Weta
Robert Brock
Robert Brock
Tokyo
Retired
Lepidoptera, Orthoptera
William Brockelsby
William Brockelsby
Wellington
Samuel Brown
Samuel Brown
Auckland
Plant and Food Research
Coleoptera
Gene Browne
Gene Browne
Auckland
Bioscientific Solutions Ltd
Mosquitoes, ants, Midges
Thomas Buckley
Thomas Buckley
Auckland
Landcare Research
Stick insects, cicadas
Emma Burns
Emma Burns
Otago
Otago Museum
Generalist
Melita Busch
Melita Busch
Otago
University of Otago
Vespula vulgaris
Chrissie Butts
Chrissie Butts
Manawatu-Wanganui
C

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Peter Cameron
Peter Cameron
Auckland
Rachel Cane
Rachel Cane
Canterbury
Mosquito Consulting Services NZ
Culicidae
John Charles
John Charles
Manawatū-Whanganui
Anisopodidae
John Charles
John Charles
Auckland
Retired
Nicholas Charlton
Nicholas Charlton
Auckland
PhD on bumble bees
Nicholas Charlton
Nicholas Charlton
Auckland
PhD on Bumble bee Ecology and Behaviour
Nyasha Chikwature
Nyasha Chikwature
Manawatu
Massey University
Ground wētā (Hemiandrus bilobatus)
john clark
john clark
Canterbury
Acarina
David Clelland
David Clelland
Auckland
Patrick Clement
Patrick Clement
Auckland
Retired
Coleoptera
Sean Clifford
Sean Clifford
Canterbury
Samuel Clough
Samuel Clough
Grafton
Auckland University of Technology
Simon Connolly
Simon Connolly
Waikato
University of Waikato
Spiders
DAVID COURT
DAVID COURT
Singapore
Hon. Research Affiliate of Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum
Spiders
David Cramp
David Cramp
Wellington
Apidae
Mike Cripps
Mike Cripps
Christchurch
AgResearch
James Crofts-Bennett
James Crofts-Bennett
Otago
University of Otago
Araneae
Rob Cruickshank
Rob Cruickshank
Canterbury
Brian Cutting
Brian Cutting
Waikato
Plant & Food Research
pollination, bees, photography
D

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Keziah D'Souza
Keziah D'Souza
Auckland
Auckland Museum
Behavioural ecology of insects and arachnids
Claas Damken
Claas Damken
Otago
independent researcher
Heteroptera
Elizabeth de Jongh
Elizabeth de Jongh
Canterbury
Corey Denham
Corey Denham
Otago
University of Otago
Freshwater macroinvertebrates
Mateus Detoni
Mateus Detoni
Canterbury
Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research
Hymenoptera - especially social insects (bees, ants, and wasps)
Mark Disbury
Mark Disbury
Wellington
Mosquito Consulting Services (NZ)
Darshika Dissawa
Darshika Dissawa
New South Wales
Macquariy University
Hamish Doogan
Hamish Doogan
Otago
University of Otago
Paul Dutton
Paul Dutton
Waikato
Waikato Regional Council
Lily Duval
Lily Duval
Canterbury
E

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

John Early
John Early
Auckland
Auckland Museum
Hymenoptera, Diptera Coelpidae
Heshani Edirisinghe
Heshani Edirisinghe
Auckland
Wildland Consultants Pvt Ltd
Coccinellidae
Cassandra Edmunds
Cassandra Edmunds
Canterbury
Lincoln University
Forensic Entomology, Biosecurity Culicidae, Calliphoridae
Eric Edwards
Eric Edwards
Wellington
Department of Conservation
Lepidoptera, Vespula, Polistes
Tamara Everiss
Tamara Everiss
Auckland
Unitec Institute of Technology
Lepidoptera
F

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Alan Flynn
Alan Flynn
Tāmaki Makaurau
Tāmaki Makaurau Entomology Society
Exotic Tephritidae; Coccinellidae; Aphididae
Denise Ford
Denise Ford
Canterbury
Simon Fowler
Simon Fowler
Canterbury
Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research
Ecology, biocontrol of weeds
William Frost
William Frost
Canterbury
Lincoln University
Hymenoptera
G

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Sherly George
Sherly George
Auckland
Ministry for Primary Industries
Lepidoptera, Acari
George Gibbs
George Gibbs
Wellington
Retired
primitive Lepidoptera, butterflies
George Gibbs
George Gibbs
Region
Lincoln University
Mantodea
George Gill
George Gill
Wellington
Anthony Gonzaga
Anthony Gonzaga
Auckland
Ministry for Primary Industries
Hymenoptera
C.J. and O.R. Green
C.J. and O.R. Green
Auckland
Richard Greene
Richard Greene
DC
Smithsonian Institution Libraries
global entomology
Kelly Greig
Kelly Greig
Auckland
Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research, University of Auckland
Coleoptera
Belinda Gresham
Belinda Gresham
Bay of Plenty
Scion
Ronny Groenteman
Ronny Groenteman
Canterbury
Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research
biological control of invasive weeds
H

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Aaron Harmer
Aaron Harmer
Auckland
Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research
behavioural ecology, digitisation, imaging
Anthony Harris
Anthony Harris
Otago
Otago Museum
Coleoptera/Hymenoptera (Pompilidae, Sphecidae)
Stephen Hartley
Stephen Hartley
Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington
ants, beetles, weta, spiders
Allen Charles Godfery Heath
Allen Charles Godfery Heath
Wellington
AgResearch
Acari, Ixodida
Danilo Hegg
Danilo Hegg
Otago
Rhaphidophoridae, Anostostomatidae, Orthoptera
Nick Hempston
Nick Hempston
Canterbury
EOS Ecology
Aquatic invertebrates
Ian Henderson
Ian Henderson
Manawatu-Whanganui
Trichoptera
Oliver Hills
Oliver Hills
Waikato
Cicadas
Tim Hitchings
Tim Hitchings
Canterbury
Canterbury Museum
Ephemeroptera
Robert Hoare
Robert Hoare
Auckland
Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research
Lepidoptera
Donald Hobern
Donald Hobern
ACT
Lepidoptera
Peter Holder
Peter Holder
Canterbury
Lincoln University
Stable Isotopes
Greg Holwell
Greg Holwell
Auckland
University of Auckland
David Horne
David Horne
Mangawhai
Mad Hornet Entomological Supplies
equipment supplies
Philip Howe
Philip Howe
Canterbury
South Canterbury Museum
regional insect fauna, biogeography, museums, collections, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera
Neville Hudson
Neville Hudson
Auckland
University of Auckland
Lepidoptera, Coleoptera
Sophie Hunt
Sophie Hunt
Auckland
Plant and Food Research
J

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Jennifer Jandt
Jennifer Jandt
Otago
University of Otago
Vespula, Bombus, Polistes
Scott Jarvie
Scott Jarvie
Otago
Otago Regional Council
conservation biology
Sheri Johnson
Sheri Johnson
Otago
University of Otago
behavioural ecology: stag beetles, weta
Nikolas Johnston
Nikolas Johnston
NSW
University of Technology Sydney
Diptera
K

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Julia Kasper
Julia Kasper
Wellington
Te Papa
Diptera, native bees, aquatics, blood-suckers
Ruchita Rao Kavle
Ruchita Rao Kavle
Otago
University of Otago
Huhu grubs
John Keall
John Keall
Auckland
AsureQuality Ltd
Formicidae
Jessica Kerr
Jessica Kerr
Canterbury
Scion
Coleoptera, Forest Entomology, Surveillance
Steve Kerr
Steve Kerr
Otago
Otago Museum
Diptera
Melissa Kirk
Melissa Kirk
Auckland
The Auckland War Memorial Museum
Ruud Kleinpaste
Ruud Kleinpaste
Canterbury
Nature Literacy, Education
Jacqui Knight
Jacqui Knight
Auckland
Moths and Butterflies of NZ Trust
Lepidoptera
Kerrie Kubisch
Kerrie Kubisch
Wellington
Artist. I do posters of regional butterflies & moths.
L

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Sally Ladbrook
Sally Ladbrook
Canterbury
Ministry for Primary Industries
Nathaly Lara Castellanos
Nathaly Lara Castellanos
Auckland
MPI
Rebecca Le Grice
Rebecca Le Grice
Canterbury
Canterbury Museum
Diptera
Jennifer Leader
Jennifer Leader
Blenheim
Richard Leschen
Richard Leschen
Alabama
Landcare Research
Beetles
Phil Lester
Phil Lester
Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington
hymenopta
Barbara Lima
Barbara Lima
Auckland
Plant and Food Research
Coleoptera and Pentatomidae
Richard Littauer
Richard Littauer
Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington
Jacob Littlejohn
Jacob Littlejohn
Wellington
Karla Lopez
Karla Lopez
Canterbury
Thrips and some other pest insects
Janice Lord
Janice Lord
Otago
University of Otago
pollinators
Lewis Luo
Lewis Luo
Auckland
The University of Auckland
M

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Joanna Mackisack
Joanna Mackisack
Auckland
Chalcidoidea
Zoe Mackness
Zoe Mackness
Bay of Plenty
Te Arawa River Iwi Trust
Invertebrates - Coleoptera
Bjorn Madsen
Bjorn Madsen
Waikato
Lepidoptera
Saryu Mae
Saryu Mae
Auckland
Avondale College
Arthropoda, Mollusca, Tardigrada, Onycophora, Annelida, Platyhelminthes, and everything else including fossil species.
Kate Malcolm-Curtis
Kate Malcolm-Curtis
Canterbury
Lincoln University
Spiders
Leslie Mann
Leslie Mann
canterbury
University of Canterbury
Sarah Mansfield
Sarah Mansfield
Canterbury
AgResearch Limited
John Marris
John Marris
Canterbury
Lincoln University
Nicholas Martin
Nicholas Martin
Auckland
Landcare
Insects and mites
Francesco Martoni
Francesco Martoni
VIC
Agriculture Victoria
Psylloidea
Flore Mas
Flore Mas
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Plant and Food Research
hymenoptera, lepidoptera, dermaptera, tephritidae
Bede McCarthy
Bede McCarthy
Canterbury
Ministry for Primary Industries
Tephritidae, Hymenoptera, Termitoidae.
Graham McCulloch
Graham McCulloch
Otago
University of Otago
Stoneflies
Ang McGaughran
Ang McGaughran
Waikato
University of Waikato
Invasion genomics; Calliphora blowflies
Barry Mckeran
Barry Mckeran
Western Bay of Plenty
Rentokil
Connal McLean
Connal McLean
Otago
University of Otago
Morgane Merien
Morgane Merien
Canterbury
Canterbury Museum
Phasmatodea, Science Communication
Leonardo Meza Joya
Leonardo Meza Joya
Manawatū-Whanganui
Massey University
Grasshoppers
Ian Millar
Ian Millar
Nelson
cave-adapted fauna
Sharn Milliken
Sharn Milliken
Otago
Otago University
Mary Morgan-Richards
Mary Morgan-Richards
Manawatū
Massey University Manawatū
Orthoptera, stick insects
Ashley Mortensen
Ashley Mortensen
Waikato
Plant & Food Research
Carol Muir
Carol Muir
Canterbury
Retired
Lepidoptera, Thysanoptera
Mariana Muiscante
Mariana Muiscante
Thorndon
NZBEL
Culicidae, Hymenptera
Jana Leonie Müller
Jana Leonie Müller
Winterthur / Zurich
Tara Murray
Tara Murray
Otago
Department of Conservation
Insect conservation, biological control, biosecurity
P

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Chrissie Painting
Chrissie Painting
Waikato
University of Waikato
behavioural ecology of insects & arachnids
Julia Palmer
Julia Palmer
Canterbury
University of Canterbury
Ground-dwelling invertebrates
Adam Parkinson
Adam Parkinson
Auckland
Unitec Institute of Technology
Lepidoptera
Brian Patrick
Brian Patrick
Canterbury
Lepidoptera
Stephen Pawson
Stephen Pawson
Canterbury
University of Canterbury
Steve Pohe
Steve Pohe
Northland
Pohe Environmental
Aquatic invertebrates
Joanne Poulton
Joanne Poulton
Auckland
Plant and Food Research
Andrew Pugh
Andrew Pugh
Bay of Plenty
SCION
Madeline Pye
Madeline Pye
Auckland
AsureQuality
R

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Reshnu Raj Rajan Sheela
Reshnu Raj Rajan Sheela
Auckland
Massey University
Spider
Aiden Reason
Aiden Reason
Wellington
Victoria University Wellington
Hymenoptera, Polistes, insect pathogens
Nicky Richards
Nicky Richards
Canterbury
AgResearch
Molecular identification of pasture pests
Johnathon Ridden
Johnathon Ridden
Canterbury
Canterbury Museum
Harvestmen, General entomology, Natural history collections
James Roberts
James Roberts
Auckland
Massey University
Latrodectus katipo, Steatoda capensis
Jeremy Roberts
Jeremy Roberts
Canterbury
University of Canterbury
Vic Roberts
Vic Roberts
Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington
Annie Robertson
Annie Robertson
Otago
University of Otago
Spiders or all insects
Zita Roithmair
Zita Roithmair
Waikato
University of Waikato
Dolomedes
S

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Shou Saito
Shou Saito
Canterbury
Mountain View High School
Carabidae, Noctuindae
Benjamin Salomon
Benjamin Salomon
Tennessee
Education Design
Uwe Schneehagen
Uwe Schneehagen
Wellington
Franz-Rudolf (Rudi) Schnitzler
Franz-Rudolf (Rudi) Schnitzler
Whanganui
Tachinidae, Diptera
Robert Roderic Scott
Robert Roderic Scott
Canterbury
Dave Seldon
Dave Seldon
Auckland
University of Auckland
Carabidae taxonomy and ecology, insect ecology
Claudia Shanks
Claudia Shanks
Gisborne
Matt Shaw
Matt Shaw
South Australia
South Australian Museum
Mites
Jiawei Shen
Jiawei Shen
Auckland
Ministry for Primary Industries
Staphylinidae
Phil Sirvid
Phil Sirvid
Wellington
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
spiders, harvestmen
Brian Smith
Brian Smith
Waikato
NIWA
Aquatic insect taxonomy and ecology
Vikki Smith
Vikki Smith
Canterbury
Wildland Consultants Ltd
Araneae, Idiopidae, Scolopendridae
Stephanie Sopow
Stephanie Sopow
Bay of Plenty
Scion
Christopher Stephens
Christopher Stephens
Wellington Region
Lepidoptera, Tettigoniidea, Curculionoidea,
David Steven
David Steven
Auckland
Lloyd Stringer
Lloyd Stringer
Canterbury
Plant and Food Research
Lepidoptera, Hymenoptera, communication, invasion
Nicola Sullivan
Nicola Sullivan
Canterbury
Plant & Food Research; Lincoln University
T

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Abhishek Kumar Tamta
Abhishek Kumar Tamta
Uttrakhand
Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology
Lepidoptera
Mary Angelique Tavera
Mary Angelique Tavera
Canterbury
Plant and Food Research Institute
Luna Thomas
Luna Thomas
Otago
University of Otago
Coleoptera
Luke Thompson
Luke Thompson
Otago
University of Otago
Otago Stone Wētā
Shaun Thompson
Shaun Thompson
Wellington
Diptera, Spiders
Jacqui Todd
Jacqui Todd
Auckland
Plant and Food Research
Richard Toft
Richard Toft
Nelson
Entecol
Diptera, Vespidae, Formicidae
Rob Toms
Rob Toms
Canterbury
Retired
Orthoptera
Sandy Toy
Sandy Toy
Tasman
James Tweed
James Tweed
Queensland
University of Queensland
Norm Twigge
Norm Twigge
Bay of Plenty
V

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Marius van Staden
Marius van Staden
Manawatu-Whanganui
Massey University
Arachnida
Cor Vink
Cor Vink
Canterbury
Lincoln University
spiders
Kees Vos
Kees Vos
Canterbury
Phasmida
W

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Michael Wakelin
Michael Wakelin
Otago
Graham Walker
Graham Walker
Auckland
Plant & Food Research
Leilani Walker
Leilani Walker
Auckland
Auckland University of Technology
Darren Ward
Darren Ward
Auckland
New Zealand Arthropod Collection, Landcare Research
Hymenoptera, Collection management, Digitisation
Matthew Ward
Matthew Ward
New Zealand
University of Otago, sole trader
Freshwater macroinvertebrate ID and sample processing
Carl Wardhaugh
Carl Wardhaugh
Bay of Plenty
Scion (New Zealand Forest Research Institute)
Coleoptera
Amanda Warren
Amanda Warren
Auckland
Lisa Watkins
Lisa Watkins
Canterbury
Plant and Food Research
Hemiptera
Christopher Howard Wearing
Christopher Howard Wearing
Auckland
integrated pest management
Priscilla Wehi
Priscilla Wehi
Otago
University of Otago
Orthoptera
Fabio Weiss
Fabio Weiss
Nelson/Tasman
Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development (Germany)
Carabidae
Carolin Weser
Carolin Weser
Canterbury
University of Canterbury
Maddie White
Maddie White
Auckland
Robyn White
Robyn White
Canterbury
Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research
weed biocontrol
Kyle Whorrall
Kyle Whorrall
Auckland
University of Auckland
Coleoptera
Anne Wignall
Anne Wignall
Auckland
Massey University
Mike Winterbourn
Mike Winterbourn
Canterbury
Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera, Trichoptera
Toni Withers
Toni Withers
Bay of Plenty
Scion
Georgia Woodall
Georgia Woodall
Waikato
Ben Wynne-Jones
Ben Wynne-Jones
Auckland
Ministry for Primary Industries
Y

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Jennifer Yanko
Jennifer Yanko
Manawatu
Z

Name

Region

Institution

Expertise/Interest

Claire Zucchetta
Claire Zucchetta
MANAWATU
Hymenoptera, Mantodea; Phasmatodea; Hemiptera; Scarabaeidae