Scientific publications

The earliest record of the Raiatea or Leeward Society Islands Fruit Dove (Ptilinopus chrysogaster). Michael Lee & Alice Cibois. Bulletin British Ornithologists Club. 2019. 139(3): 270 -275.

The ‘French kiwi’ Dromiceius novaezelandiae first recorded and named by R.P. Lesson in the Bay of Islands, April 1824. Michael Lee & Murray D. Bruce. 2019. Notornis. Vol 66: 168-173.

Clarifying the nomenclature of Pomarea species (Monarchidae) from the Society Islands. Edward C. Dickinson, Michael Lee, Alice Cibois, Patrick Boussès, and Jérôme Fuchs Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club. 2019. 139(1): 65-74.

https://bioone.org/journals/Bulletin-of-the-British-Ornithologists-Club/volume-139/issue-1/bboc.v139i1.2019.a5/Clarifying-the-nomenclature-of-Pomarea-species-Monarchidae-from-the-Society/10.25226/bboc.v139i1.2019.a5.full

Three additional birds from the “Voyage de La Coquille” (1822‐1825). Michael Lee & Murray D. Bruce. 2019. Zoological Bibliography.6(7):103 – 112.

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/332780186_Three_additional_birds_from_the_Voyage_de_La_Coquille_1822-1825

‘The chequered history of Chattering Kingfisher Todiramphus tutus on Tahiti’: a response. Michael Lee & David T. Holyoak. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club. 2017. 137(3): 211-217.

http://boc-online.org/bulletins/downloads/BBOC1373-05Lee.pdf

Sightings of snipe in Northland, New Zealand, by 18th century French mariners. Michael Lee. Notornis – Ornithology of the Southern Pacific. 2017, Vol. 64: 93-96.

https://www.notornis.osnz.org.nz/node/4382

A previously un-noticed record of the grey warbler (Gerygone igata) by R.-P. Lesson in the Bay of Islands, April 1824. Michael Lee. Notornis – Ornithology of the Southern Pacific. 2016, Vol. 63: 173-17.

https://notornis.osnz.org.nz/node/4361

Special Issue Article: Tropical rat eradication Invasive rat interactions and over-invasion on a coral atoll. James C. Russell, Stephane Caut , Sandra H. Anderson, Michael Lee. Biological Conservation. 2015. 185: 59–65.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320714003681

 Failed attempts to reintroduce bellbirds (Anthornis melanura) to Waiheke Island, Hauraki Gulf, 1988-91. Michael Lee. Notornis – Ornithology of the Southern Pacific. 2005, Vol. 52: 150-157.

https://www.notornis.osnz.org.nz/failed-attempts-reintroduce-bellbirds-anthornis-melanura-waiheke-island-hauraki-gulf-1988-91

Biota of Seven Islets Off Waiheke Island, Inner Hauraki Gulf. Michael Lee. Tane – The Journal of the Offshore Islands Research Group. 1999. 37: 99-139.  http://www.thebookshelf.auckland.ac.nz/document.php?action=null&wid=788