Dr Philip Ross

Senior Research Fellow

Qualifications: BSc, MSc Auckland, PhD Waikato

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Research Interests

  • Aquaculture
  • Ecology
  • Invasive Species
  • Kaupapa Māori Research
  • Marine Systems

Recent Publications

  • Bennion, M., Ross, P. M., Lane, H. S., & McDonald, I. R. (2022). Bacterial composition in the toheroa (Paphies ventricosa), a threatened surf clam from Aotearoa (New Zealand). Marine Biology, 169(3). doi:10.1007/s00227-022-04025-y

  • Bennion, M., Lane, H., McDonald, I. R., & Ross, P. (2022). Histopathology of a threatened surf clam, toheroa (Paphies ventricosa) from Aotearoa New Zealand. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 188. doi:10.1016/j.jip.2022.107716

  • Bennion, M., Ross, P., Howells, J., McDonald, I. R., & Lane, H. (2021). Characterisation and distribution of the bacterial genus Endozoicomonas in a threatened surf clam. Diseases of aquatic organisms, 146, 91-105. doi:10.3354/dao03626

  • Nepper-Davidsen, J., Magnusson, M., Glasson, C. R. K., Ross, P. M., & Lawton, R. J. (2021). Implications of genetic structure for aquaculture and cultivar translocation of the Kelp Ecklonia radiata in Northern New Zealand. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8. doi:10.3389/fmars.2021.749154

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Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: Coastal Marine Field Station, 58 Cross Road, Sulphur Point, Tauranga
Phone: 07 578 4465 x 7507
Cellphone: 021 105 2759