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Dr Jonathan C Banks

Lecturer (Biological Sciences)

Qualifications: BPharm Otago MAppSc PhD Lincoln

Research Interests

Describing (bar-coding) microbial and plankton communities using genetics, the taxonomy and systematics of various birds and their parasites, and the coevolution of hosts and parasites in the sub Antarctic and Antarctica.

Expertise

Describing (bar-coding) microbial and plankton communities using genetics; the taxonomy and systematic of various birds and their parasites; and the co-evolution of hosts and parasites in the sub Antarctic and Antarctica.

Recent Publications

  • Clark, J., Banks, J., Waas, J. (2013) Economical genotyping of little blue penguin (Eudyptula minor) clades from feather-based DNA
    Refereed Journal Articles - New Zealand Journal of Ecology
  • Wood, S., Smith, K., Banks, J., Tremblay, L., Rhodes, L., Mountfort, D., Cary, S., Pochon, X. (2013) Molecular genetic tools for environmental monitoring of New Zealand’s aquatic habitats, past, present and the future
    Refereed Journal Articles - New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research
  • Duggan, I., Robinson, K., Burns, C., Banks, J., Hogg, I. (2012) Identifying invertebrate invasions using morphological and molecular analyses: North American Daphnia ‘pulex’ in New Zealand fresh waters
    Refereed Journal Articles - Aquatic Invasions
  • Ninnes, C., Waas, J., Ling, N., Nakagawa, S., Banks, J., Bell, D., Bright, A., Carey, P., Chandler, J., Hudson, Q., Ingram, J., Lyall, K., Morgan, D., Stevens, M., Wallace, J., Mostl, E. (2011) Environmental influences on Adelie penguin breeding schedules, endocrinology, and chick survival
    Refereed Journal Articles - General and Comparative Endocrinology

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