Janet M Wilmshurst

Summary

Affiliation: Landcare Research
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi Dating the late prehistoric dispersal of Polynesians to New Zealand using the commensal Pacific rat
    Janet M Wilmshurst
    Landcare Research, P O Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:7676-80. 2008
  2. ncbi A lost link between a flightless parrot and a parasitic plant and the potential role of coprolites in conservation paleobiology
    Jamie R Wood
    Landcare Research, P O Box 40, Lincoln, Canterbury 7640, New Zealand
    Conserv Biol 26:1091-9. 2012
  3. ncbi A megafauna's microfauna: gastrointestinal parasites of New Zealand's extinct moa (Aves: Dinornithiformes)
    Jamie R Wood
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 8:e57315. 2013
  4. ncbi High-resolution coproecology: using coprolites to reconstruct the habits and habitats of New Zealand's extinct upland moa (Megalapteryx didinus)
    Jamie R Wood
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e40025. 2012
  5. ncbi High-precision radiocarbon dating shows recent and rapid initial human colonization of East Polynesia
    Janet M Wilmshurst
    Landcare Research, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:1815-20. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Dating the late prehistoric dispersal of Polynesians to New Zealand using the commensal Pacific rat
    Janet M Wilmshurst
    Landcare Research, P O Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:7676-80. 2008
    ..This matches with the earliest-dated archaeological sites, human-induced faunal extinctions, and deforestation, implying there was no long period of invisibility in either the archaeological or palaeoecological records...
  2. ncbi A lost link between a flightless parrot and a parasitic plant and the potential role of coprolites in conservation paleobiology
    Jamie R Wood
    Landcare Research, P O Box 40, Lincoln, Canterbury 7640, New Zealand
    Conserv Biol 26:1091-9. 2012
    ..This approach of linking paleobiology with neoecology offers significant untapped potential to help inform conservation and restoration plans...
  3. ncbi A megafauna's microfauna: gastrointestinal parasites of New Zealand's extinct moa (Aves: Dinornithiformes)
    Jamie R Wood
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 8:e57315. 2013
    ..The discovery of apparently host-specific parasite taxa suggests paleoparasitological studies of megafauna coprolites may provide useful case-studies of coextinction...
  4. ncbi High-resolution coproecology: using coprolites to reconstruct the habits and habitats of New Zealand's extinct upland moa (Megalapteryx didinus)
    Jamie R Wood
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e40025. 2012
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  5. ncbi High-precision radiocarbon dating shows recent and rapid initial human colonization of East Polynesia
    Janet M Wilmshurst
    Landcare Research, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:1815-20. 2011
    ..Models of human colonization, ecological change and historical linguistics for the region now require substantial revision...