Jason Tylianakis

ProfessorJason Tylianakis

Terrestrial Ecology
Julius von Haast 330
Internal Phone: 95379

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Research interests include:
- Effects of land use (especially agriculture) and global change phenomena on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning
- Ecological processes across multiple spatiotemporal scales
- Invasive species impacts in anthropogenic habitats
- Conservation on managed land
- Hymenoptera ecology and parasitoid-host interactions
- Ecological aspects of biological control
- Food web ecology

Recent Publications

  • Casanovas P., Goldson SL. and Tylianakis JM. (2018) Asymmetry in reproduction strategies drives evolution of resistance in biological control systems. PLoS ONE 13(12) http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207610.
  • Gillespie MAK., Jacometti M., Tylianakis JM. and Wratten SD. (2018) Community dynamics can modify the direction of simulated warming effects on crop yield. PLoS ONE 13(11): e0207796-e0207796. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207796.
  • Gravel D., Baiser B., Dunne JA., Kopelke JP., Martinez ND., Nyman T., Poisot T., Stouffer DB., Tylianakis JM. and Wood SA. (2018) Bringing Elton and Grinnell together: a quantitative framework to represent the biogeography of ecological interaction networks. Ecography http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ecog.04006.
  • Jones MS., Tylianakis JM., Reganold JP. and Snyder WE. (2018) Dung beetle‐mediated soil modification: a data set for analyzing the effects of a recent introduction on soil quality. Ecology http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ecy.2374.
  • Lyver POB., Ruru J., Scott N., Tylianakis JM., Arnold J., Malinen SK., Bataille CY., Herse MR., Jones CJ. and Gormley AM. (2018) Building biocultural approaches into Aotearoa–New Zealand’s conservation future. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03036758.2018.1539405.