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Dr Anneke Veenstra

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Life & Env. Sciences

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2009
Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2000
Bachelor of Applied Science, Deakin University, 1991

Contact

Research interests

Cecidomyiid gall midges - biology, taxonomy and phylogeny

Plant-insect-fungi interactions

Affiliations

Member - Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology

Honorary Research Associate - Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne

Member - Royal Society - Victoria

Member - Australian Entomological Society

Teaching interests

Invertebrate and vertebrate biology

Academic integrity

Units taught

SLE204 Animal Diversity

SLE205 Vertebrate Structure & Function

SLE360 Australian Invertebrates

STP050 Academic Integrity

Knowledge areas

Taxonomy and biology of invertebrates focusing on cecidomyiids and myriapods

Aquatic ecology

Publications

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2019

Two new species of Dactylasioptera (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) inducing stem galls on Maireana (Chenopodiaceae)

A Veenstra, T Lebel, J Milne, P Kolesik

(2019), Vol. 58, pp. 220-234, Austral entomology, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal
2018

Two new species of Phryssonotus (Diplopoda:Synxenidae) from southern and Western Australia

C Huynh, A Veenstra

(2018), Vol. 65, pp. 248-256, Australian journal of zoology, Clayton, Vic., C1

journal

Two new Lophoturus species (diplopoda, polyxenida, lophoproctidae) from Queensland, Australia

C Huynh, A Veenstra

(2018), Vol. 2018, pp. 133-154, ZooKeys, Sofia, Bulgaria, C1

journal

Two new species of penicillate millipedes (Diplopoda, Polyxenidae) from Phu Quoc Island in southern Vietnam

C Huynh, A Veenstra

(2018), Vol. 4402, pp. 283-302, Zootaxa, Auckland, N.Z., C1

journal
2016

Reproduction, egg morphology and development observed in two Australian penicillate millipedes, Lophoturus queenslandicus (Lophoproctidae) and Phryssonotus novaehollandiae (Synxenidae) (Diplopoda)

C Huynh, A Veenstra

(2016), Vol. 64, pp. 138-150, Australian journal of zoology, Clayton, Vic., C1

journal
2015

Description of a new special of penicillate millipede from the genus monographis (diplopoda: polyxenidae) found in Vietnam

C Huynh, A Veenstra

(2015), Vol. 3964, pp. 460-460, Zootaxa, Auckland, New Zealand, C1

journal
2014

Infestation levels of the gall midge Asphondylia floriformis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on its host plant Sarcocornia quinqueflora (Chenopodiaceae)

A Veenstra, J West, J Milne

(2014), Vol. 29, pp. 37-44, Plant protection quarterly, Meredith, Vic., C1-1

journal

Reproduction, egg morphology and development observed in Monographis queenslandicus (Diplopoda: Polyxenidae)

C Huynh, A Veenstra

(2014), Vol. 11, pp. 335-345, Invertebrate zoology, Moscow, Russia, C1-1

journal
2013

Taxonomy and biology of a new species of Pincushion Millipede of the genus Monographis (Diplopoda: Polyxenidae) from Australia

C Huynh, A Veenstra

(2013), Vol. 3721, pp. 573-588, Zootaxa, C1

journal
2012

Fungi associated with Asphondylia (Diptera : Cecidomyiidae) galls on Sarcocornia quinqueflora and Tecticornia arbuscula (Chenopodiaceae)

T Lebel, C Peele, A Veenstra

(2012), Vol. 55, pp. 143-154, Fungal diversity, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Herbarium collections - An invaluable resource for gall midge taxonomists

A Veenstra

(2012), Vol. 30, pp. 59-64, Muelleria, C1

journal

Cane toad or computer mouse? Real and computer-simulated laboratory exercises in physiology classes

J West, A Veenstra

(2012), Vol. 56, pp. 56-67, Australian Journal of Education, C1

journal
2011

Taxonomy of two new species of gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) infesting Tecticornia arbuscula (Salicornioideae: Chenopodiaceae) in Australian saltmarshes

A Veenstra, A Michalczyk, P Kolesik

(2011), Vol. 50, pp. 393-404, Australian Journal of Entomology, C1

journal
2008

New gall midge taxa (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from Australian Chenopodiaceae

P Kolesik, A Veenstra-Quah

(2008), Vol. 47, pp. 213-224, Australian Journal of Entomology, C1

journal
2007

Taxonomy and biology of two new species of gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) infesting Sarcocornia quinqueflora (Chenopodiaceae) in Australian salt marshes

A Veenstra-Quah, J Milne, P Kolesik

(2007), Vol. 46, pp. 198-206, Australian journal of entomology, Canberra, A.C.T., C1

journal

Inverterbrate drift in an Australian urban stream-Darebin Creek, Victoria

A Veenstra-Quah, G Duke

(2007), Vol. 119, pp. 91-105, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2004

Forgotten flora: bryophytes

A Veenstra-Quah, J Milne, T Lebel

(2004), Melbourne, Vic., A1-1

book

Forgotten flora : fungi

A Veenstra-Quah, J Milne, T Lebel

(2004), Melbourne, Vic., A1-1

book

Forgotten flora: lichen

J Milne, T Lebel, A Veenstra-Quah

(2004), Melbourne, Vic., A1-1

book
2002

Dragonfly nymphs with dipteran `hitch-hikers`: an example of phoresy found in Dandenong Creek

A Veenstra-Quah

(2002), Vol. 119, pp. 229-231, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
1979

Diarrhea and rotavirus infection associated with differing regimens for postnatal care of newborn babies

R Bishop, D Cameron, A Veenstra, G Barnes

(1979), Vol. 9, pp. 525-529, Journal of clinical microbiology, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal
1978

Pattern of shedding of two noncultivable viruses in stools of newborn babies

D Cameron, R Bishop, A Veenstra, G Barnes, I Holmes, B Ruck

(1978), Vol. 2, pp. 7-13, Journal of medical virology, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal

Noncultivable viruses and neonatal diarrhea: fifteen-month survey in a newborn special care nursery

D Cameron, R Bishop, A Veenstra, G Barnes

(1978), Vol. 8, pp. 93-98, Journal of clinical microbiology, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

Multi kingdom taxonomy: uncovering the diversity and specificity of gall inducing midges, microfungi and parasitoids associated with chenopod scrubland plants

Dr Anneke Veenstra, Dr Teresa Lebel, Dr Peter Kolesik

  • 2016: $4,545

Investigating a co-evolving community of interactions: gall midges, plants, fungi and parasitic wasps

Dr Anneke Veenstra, Ms Alison Orchard

  • 2019: $1,275
  • 2017: $4,010

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2014

Sarah Bradbury

Thesis entitled: Resilience of Biota in wetlands of intermediate salinity

Doctor of Philosophy (Life & Env), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2008

Luke Shelley

Thesis entitled: Water regime in salinity in wetland macro-invertebrate communities

Doctor of Philosophy (Life & Env), School of Life and Environmental Sciences