Research Publications for Carolyn M (Carolyn (Kim)) King
Research is a vital function of the Waikato's School of Science and Engineering. There are many active research groups within the School, spanning a wide range of topics.
Use our Online Phonebook to contact our current staff members.
Cooper, A., Kelly, C. L., King, C. M., Miller, S. D., & Patty, B. (2017). Do rats mind getting their feet dirty? Observing the behaviour of ship rats (Rattus rattus) towards footprint tracking tunnels. New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 1-12. doi:10.1080/03014223.2017.1361455
Eason, C. T., Shapiro, L., Ogilvie, S., King, C., & Clout, M. (2017). Trends in the development of mammalian pest control technology in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 38 pages. doi:10.1080/03014223.2017.1337645
King, C. M. (2017). Contemporary observations of predation on the buff weka (Gallirallus australis hectori) by ferrets in the South Island during the nineteenth century. Notornis, 64(1), 52-55. Retrieved from http://notornis.osnz.org.nz/node/4376
King, C. (2017). Liberation and spread of stoats (Mustela erminea) and weasels (M. nivalis) in New Zealand, 1883 - 1920. New Zealand Journal of Ecology, 41(2), 163-177. doi:10.20417/nzjecol.41.29
King, C. M. (2017). Pandora’s box down-under: origins and numbers of mustelids transported to New Zealand for biological control of rabbits. Biological Invasions, 13 pages. doi:10.1007/s10530-017-1392-6
King, C. M. (2017). Mustelids. In Predator Free NZ and Wild for Taranaki Predator Workshop. Conference held in New Plymouth District Council Chambers, New Plymouth, New Zealand.
King, C. M. (2017). Ambitious proposals have a long history: which ones worked and why?. In Crazy & Ambitious: Not Your Usual National Meeting. Conference held at Te Papa, Wellington, New Zealand.
King, C., Alexander, A., Chubb, T., Cursons, R., MacKay, J., McCormick, H., . . . Zhang, H. (2016). What can the geographic distribution of mtDNA haplotypes tell us about the invasion of New Zealand by house mice Mus musculus?. Biological Invasions, 18(6), 1551-1565. doi:10.1007/s10530-016-1100-y
Innes, J., King, C. M., Bartlam, S., Fitzgerald, N., & Breedt, B. (2016). Ship and Norway rats in urban and pastoral landscapes. In The Society for Ecological Restoration Australasia (SERA) & the New Zealand Ecological Society (NZES) Joint Conference. Conference held at Claudelands Events Centre, Hamilton, New Zealand.
King, C. M. (2016). How genetics, history and geography limit potential explanations of invasions by house mice Mus musculus in New Zealand. Biological Invasions, 18 pages. doi:10.1007/s10530-016-1099-0