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Publications


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The Museum, through its Curator occasionally publishes and contributes articles and papers to scientific journals, the press and other printed media relating to aspects of the collection.  Recent publications and book contributions include:

 
 

 
 
Genetic characterisation of a preserved museum specimen; on the identity of the first rhinoceros of the Dublin Zoo (†1865), Groenenberg1, D.S.J., de Courcy2, C., Linnie3, M. and Oosterweghel2, L.
(2013).

A Guide to the Waterford Coast, Declan McGrath, (2012).

The Zoological Museum:  History, Current Status and Developments, Martyn Linnie, (2010).

Dublin Zoo:  An Illustrated History, Catherine de Courcey, (2009).

Use of a low oxygen atmosphere for the control of insect pests.  Collection Forum, Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections, Martyn Linnie, (2000).

Toxicity of para-dichlorobenzene, ‘Vapona’TM, and naphthalene against all stages in the life-cycle of museum pests, Dermestes maculatus Degeer, and Anthrenus verbasci (L.), (Coleoptera: Dermestidae). Journal of Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, Martyn Linnie (2000).

Prevention of biodeterioration in natural history collections: Potential trends and future developments.  Museum Management and Curatorship, Martyn Linnie, (2000).

Evaluation of temperature regimes for the control of insect pests of museum collections.  Collection Forum, Society of the Preservation of Natural History Collections, Martyn Linnie (1999).

An evaluation of certain chemical methods of pest control under simulated museum conditions.  Museum Management and Curatorship, Martyn Linnie (1997).

Integrated pest management: A proposed strategy for natural history museums. Museum Management and Curatorship, Martyn Linnie, (1996).

Pest control in natural history museums: A world survey. Journal of Biological Curation, (1994).

A further record of Anthrenus verbasci (L.) Coleopteral: Dermestidae) in Ireland. Irish Naturalists Journal, Martyn Linnie, (1990).

Pest control in museums: The use of chemicals and associated health problems. The International Journal of Museum Management and Curatorship, Martyn Linnie, (1990).

Pest control: A survey of natural history museums in Great Britain and Ireland.  The International Journal of Museum Management and Curatorship, Martyn Linnie, (1987).



 

 


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