Page 4 – External links and sources
More links and websites
Distribution and conservation status of ground weta, Hemiandrus species (Orthoptera: Anostostomatidae)
A Department of Conservation publication about ground wētā written by P. M. Johns in 2001. (PDF, 380 KB)
A well-illustrated site run by Massey University scientists Steve Trewick and Mary Morgan-Richards, with informative articles on Northland tusk wētā, alpine scree wētā, tree wētā and Auckland tree wētā.
This Department of Conservation web page provides basic information about wētā and outlines their efforts to protect some threatened wētā species.
This children’s web site is run by the Kiwi Conservation Club, with information on the main groups of wētā.
More suggestions and sources
Gibbs, George. New Zealand weta. Auckland: Reed, 1998.
Gibbs, George. The weta. Auckland: Reed, 2003.