Dr Rosemary K Barraclough


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Administrator/Coordinator SCC
Honorary, Academic

Research | Current

Conservation Biology, Ecology, Host-parasite dynamics, avian malaria and other blood parasites

Teaching | Current


Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Gudex-Cross, D., Barraclough, R. K., Brunton, D. H., & Derraik, J. G. B. (2015). Mosquito Communities and Avian Malaria Prevalence in Silvereyes (Zosterops lateralis) Within Forest Edge and Interior Habitats in a New Zealand Regional Park. EcoHealth, 12 (3), 432-440. 10.1007/s10393-015-1039-y
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: José Derraik
  • Aryal, A., Panthi, S., Barraclough, R. K., Bencini, R., Adhikari, B., Ji, W., & Raubenheimer, D. (2015). Habitat selection and feeding ecology of dhole (Cuon alpinus) in the Himalayas. Journal of Mammalogy, 96 (1), 47-53. 10.1093/jmammal/gyu001
  • Aryal, A., Brunton, D., Ji, W., Barraclough, R. K., & Raubenheimer, D. (2014). Human-carnivore conflict: ecological and economical sustainability of predation on livestock by snow leopard and other carnivores in the Himalaya. Sustainability Science, 9 (3), 321-329. 10.1007/s11625-014-0246-8
  • Howe, L., Castro, I. C., Schoener, E. R., Hunter, S., Barraclough, R. K., & Alley, M. R. (2012). Malaria parasites (Plasmodium spp.) infecting introduced, native and endemic New Zealand birds. Parasitology Research, 110 (2), 913-923. 10.1007/s00436-011-2577-z
  • Barraclough, R. K., Cope, T. M., Peirce, M. A., & Brunton, D. H. (2012). First Example of a Highly Prevalent but Low-Impact Malaria in an Endemic New Zealand Passerine: Plasmodium of Tiritiri Matangi Island bellbirds (Anthornis melanura). Studies in Avian Biology, 42 (1), 55-64. 10.1525/california/9780520272378.003.0005
  • Castro, I., Howe, L., Tompkins, D. M., Barraclough, R. K., & Slaney, D. (2011). Presence and seasonal prevalence of Plasmodium spp. in a rare endemic New Zealand passerine (tieke or Saddleback, Philesturnus carunculatus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 47 (4), 860-867. Related URL.
  • Barry, M., Peirce, M. A., Heath, A. C. G., Brunton, D. H., & Barraclough, R. K. (2011). A new blood parasite within the relict endemic New Zealand gecko Hoplodactylus duvaucelii. VETERINARY PARASITOLOGY, 179 (1-3), 199-202. 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.02.004
  • Barraclough, R. K., Robert, V., & Peirce, M. A. (2008). New species of haematozoa from the avian families Campephagidae and Apodidae. Parasite, 15 (2), 105-110. 10.1051/parasite/2008152105

Contact details

Primary location

SCIENCE CENTRE 303 - Bldg 303
Level 3, Room 322
New Zealand

Secondary location

SCIENCE CENTRE 302 - Bldg 302
Level 6, Room 609
New Zealand