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How to cite
scientific research, we strongly recommend that the printed version of this
volume is used and cited.
To cite the electronic version of a particular volume we suggest the
Cox, J.M. 1987: Fauna of New Zealand. Number 11. Pseudococcidae (Insecta:
Hemiptera). First electronic edition, Landcare Research, June 2004. Transcr.
A.D. Wilton and I.M.L. Andres. http://FaunaSeries.LandcareResearch.co.nz.
Accessed 20 July 2004.
How to search
At the top of every page is a link to "Search", which will take you
to the search page. In the search field enter the name you are searching for and
specifiy where you would like to search using the available options. The search
results will indicate what section of the book the name is found in and provide
a hyperlink to the text.
How to use the keys
The result at the end of each couplet line is hyperlinked. If the
result is a number will take
you to that couplet while a name will take you straight to the description. Use
the links to work your way through the keys to get to the desired taxon entry.
How to look up a taxon name in Ngā Aitanga Tuarā-kore a Tāne - New Zealand
By clicking on the
icon at the start of each taxon description a new window will open up displaying
the information for that taxon in Ngā Aitanga Tuarā-kore a Tāne - New Zealand
Terrestrial Invertebrates. This
provides access to the Names Database and Collections Data, and can be used to check
recent changes in taxonomy, while also linking to further information such as
distribution maps and images.
How to navigate through the books
The screen is broken into two sections; on the left hand side are the links to
the different sections of the book (in the order they appear in the book), and
on the right hand side are the individual sections. The sections follow the
order of the book from cover to cover, starting with the spine of the book and
ending with the back cover.
On the bottom of each
webpage there are "Previous" and "Next" hyperlinks that
allow you to essentially navigate through the book page by page in the same
order as they appear
in the hardcopy.
On the top right-hand side are the breadcrumbs that allow you
to jump back to major sections.
Figures, plates and tables
display as thumbnails throughout the text. Clicking on a thumbnail will open a
new window with the corresponding figure at full size.
throughout the text referring to figures, plates or tables will take you
directly to the corresponding image. Clicking on taxonomic names hyperlinked
throughout the text will take you to the description of the particular species.
If a name is found in the book (i.e. it has a taxon entry) the hyperlink will
take you to the main taxon entry; however, if a name is not described in the
book the hyperlink will take you to
Ngā Aitanga Tuarā-kore a Tāne - New Zealand Terrestrial Invertebrates.
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Editorial notes and additional information are restricted to the header section.
A list of all corrections has been placed in a seperate section called
"Errata". The individual corrections also display on the bottom of the
which they refer.
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