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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 97–103.
Published: 07 October 2011
... of Western Australia 60 71 90 Burbidge, A.A., Johnson, K.A., Fuller, P.J. and Southgate, R.I. 1988. Aboriginal knowledge of the mammals of the central deserts of Australia. Australian Wildlife Research 15: 9-39. Aboriginal knowledge of the mammals of the central deserts of Australia Australian...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.042
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... The biota and ecological processes of the Australian arid zone remain relatively unstudied. Australian deserts are remote from population centres and are subject to unpredictable rainfall, making it difficult to plan and execute time-limited research projects. Desert research is expensive...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 234–237.
Published: 28 October 2014
...Peter McDonald; Chris Pavey Populations of Australian desert rodents are known to undergo booms in response to resource pulses following periods of high rainfall. Australia's arid-adapted Tyto owls have been recorded responding functionally and numerically to these small mammal booms, though...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.023
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... of the Australian desert fauna. ...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 252–256.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of Abydos-Woodstock Reserve, Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 37. Kutt, A.S 2003. The Spinifexbird Eremiornis carteri (North, 1900) in the Desert Uplands Bioregion, central-north Queensland: another isolate or nomadic metapopulation? Australian Zoologist 32:246-51...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (2): 94–99.
Published: 17 March 2014
... interior/. I? Desert Skink (Egernia imata). 96 Australian Zoologist Vol. 24(2) December 1987 Lerista rnuelleri was found underneath a stone in rocky outcrops of the Merrimerriwa Range. Ctenotus robustus also occurred in the Merri- merriwa Range; an adult specimen was found in a night retreat underneath...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 593–607.
Published: 16 October 2020
..., the sharp-sighted native, thought we would have to leave the mountains again without having examined them more closely. This was a disheartening 598 AuZstoraolilaongist volume 41 (3) 2021 THE WATERFINDERS. A cultural history of the Australian dingo Figure 4: A dog s eye view: Mud Desert from Desolation Camp...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 781–787.
Published: 20 October 2011
...://wildlifeatlas.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/wildlifeatlas/watlas.jsp. DECCW. 2008b. Threatened species, populations and ecological communities of NSW. http://threatenedspecies.environment.nsw.gov.au/index.aspx. James C. D. & Shine R. 2000. Why are there so many coexisting species of lizards in Australian deserts? Oecologia...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 169–174.
Published: 07 February 2013
... of Novel Materials 1 189 206 James, A.I. and Eldridge, D.J. 2007. Reintroduction of fossorial native mammals and potential impacts on ecosystem processes in an Australian desert landscape. Biological Conservation 138: 351-359. Reintroduction of fossorial native mammals and potential impacts...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 245–247.
Published: 05 June 2014
.../10.2307/3546244 Morris, D.W., 1999. A haunting legacy from isoclines: mammal coexistence and the ghost of competition. Journal of Mammalogy 80: 207-219. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/1383286 Pianka, E.R. 1969. Habitat specificity, speciation and species density in Australian desert lizards. Ecology 50...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (1): 1–6.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Australia which sup- ported five species. Pianka (1986) reported only one to three small terrestrial mammal species in his Western Australian desert study areas and concluded that the Australian deserts are impoverished in mammals as their role is taken up in part by reptiles. However, several Aust- ralian...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 29–48.
Published: 07 September 2012
.... 1969. Habitat specificity, speciation, and species density in Australian desert Lizards. Ecology 50: 498-502. Habitat specificity, speciation, and species density in Australian desert Lizards Ecology 50 498 502 Pianka, E.R. 1972. Zoogeography and speciation of Australian desert lizards...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 610–616.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of reasons why. Firstly, the fore the fact that Australian environments do when the project began in 1990, the prevailing supposition not respond to a typical northern hemisphere annual was that the Australian deserts work in very much the cycle of seasons, that we have much longer term cycles same way...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 55–70.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Academic Press: Sydney; 324 Pp. Ecophysiology of Desert Reptiles Bradshaw, S. D. and G. De'ath, 1991. Variation in condition indices due to climatic and seasonal factors in an Australian desert lizard Amphibolurus nuchalis. Aust. J. Zool. 39: 373-85. Variation in condition indices due...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 200–204.
Published: 30 September 2020
... feed underground and almost exclusively on termites (Calaby 1956). Other Australian species, particularly desert species of the genus Notaden, could also be considered myrmecophagous given their diet is composed nearly exclusively of termites and ant alates. This may, however, simply reflect...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 733–747.
Published: 01 December 2018
...-term monitoring, Simpson Desert, observation error, process error, spatial dynamics, populations DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2018.018 Greenville et al. 734 2018 Australian Zoologist volume 39 (4) Theme Edition: The critical value of long-term field studies and datasets inefficient and reduces...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 265–268.
Published: 17 March 2014
... in the Vertebrate Fauna Assemblages, Desert Uplands Bioregion, Queensland. Unpublished thesis for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, James Cook University of North Queensland. Kutt, A.S. and Kemp, J.E. 2005. Distribution, habitat and conservation status of Leggadina lakedownensis in Queensland. Australian...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 194–199.
Published: 30 September 2020
... Publishers, Sydney. Withers, P. C. (1995). Cocoon Formation and Structure in the Estivating Australian Desert Frogs, Neobatrachus and Cyclorana. Australian Journal of Zoology 43(5), 429 441. httpdx.doi. org/10.1071/ZO9950429 Hoskin, C. J., Grigg, G. C., Stewart, D. A. & Macdonald, S. L. (2015). Frogs...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 533–562.
Published: 17 March 2014
... impacting on the fauna. His letters and field notes provide valuable insights into the status of the Australian fauna and the perceived threats to its persistence at that time. He recorded a range of threats to mammals in temperate Australia, and singled out the desert fauna as being particularly vulnerable...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 646–657.
Published: 01 December 2018
... * Corresponding author: email: h.gibb@latrobe.edu.au ; phone: +613 9479 2278 abundance Formicidae long-term precipitation Simpson Desert species richness temperature time lag vegetation 646 2018 Australian Zoologist volume 39 (4) Theme Edition: The critical value of long-term field studies...