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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 25–35.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Joy A. Becker; Michael P. Ward; Paul M. Hick ABSTRACT In Australia, the common carp ( Cyprinus carpio ) is a significant pest species because it dominates fish communities in numerous catchment areas. In 2016, Australia launched a national control plan based on the use of Cyprinid herpesvirus 3...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.006
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... Common carp are one of Australia's most despised introduced freshwater fish and have been implicated in the degradation of inland river systems. Although present in Australia for ~150 years, carp did not become a recognised pest until the appearance of the Boolarra strain in the 1960s. Following...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 166–176.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Bidjanm bidyanus Silver Perch were once vely common in most areas of the Murray-Darling River system but this species is now formally classified as "Potentially Threatened" (Jackson 1993). At Euston Weir on the Murray River historical data (Mallen-Cooper and Brand 1992) show that during the period 194142...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1047–1052.
Published: 29 January 2012
... Figure 1). Natural systems receiving treated effluent have been a common test scenario for environmental exposure (Batty and Lim 1999; Leusch et al. 2006; Toft et al. 2003), and as a tool in the initial assessment of contaminated lakes (Game et al. 2006). However, there has been no study that has...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 161–170.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Large numbers of Pobblebonks Limnodynastes terraereginae, as well as some Common Eastern Froglets Crinia signifera and Peron s Tree Frog Litoria peronii were recorded in riparian vegetation and agricultural land adjoining the Macquarie River. Portions of the study area where these species were recorded...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (4): 696–730.
Published: 04 December 2020
... fish freshwater of southern Australia (including the Murray-Darling Basin). Scientific name VIRUS Common name Known or probable alien fish Known or probable wild vectors impacts Key references Family Iridoviridae, Genus Ranavirus Epizootic Haematopoietic Necrosis Virus (EHNV) gambusia (Gambusia...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 641–651.
Published: 01 June 2020
... appropriate pore size (Taberlet et al. 2012). Some studies have found that smaller pore sizes can retain greater quantities and smaller particles of eDNA (Shaw et al. 2017). Turner et al. (2014) found that common carp (Cyprinus carpio) eDNA (an invasive species in Australia) ranged in size from > 180 µm...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 314–325.
Published: 01 December 2019
...), which resulted in 18 sliders forfeited. Illegal trade and keeping of exotic reptiles continue to represent a biosecurity threat (Kraus 2009; McFadden et al. 2017), with sliders common amongst the exotic reptiles intercepted by the Australian Quarantine Inspection Service and seized by NSW Police...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/9780980327212
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 105–113.
Published: 17 March 2014
... is approximately midway between Albury and Echuca) on the Murray River than below it. This is possibly due to the difficulty of access to river channels and the high incidence of common carp Cyprinus carpio. There is some evidence that this is also the part of the river, within the region of commercial fishing...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 224–232.
Published: 17 March 2014
... 1974 as an endangered fauna species in New South Wales. It has gone from being a common frog in New South Wales (see, for example, Lucas and Le Souef 1909; Greer 1994; Tyler 1976, 1992) to being now known from only about 30 locations in this state (White and Pyke 1996). The decline in New South Wales...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 141–165.
Published: 17 March 2014
... 143o36 E 127 Haul net - L=32.6-60.2. Mn 43.5 24.xi.68 Swamp outlet to river 5km NE Balranald 34o34 S 143o35 E 62 Haul net - L=35.6-56.2 Mn 45.0 22.xi.69 Lagoon, Town Common, Balranald 34o38 S 143o32 E 14 Haul net - - 30.v.67 Lake Talbot, Narrandera, Main Canal 34o45 S 146o35 E 1 Electric shocker boat...
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Australian Zoologist (2023)
Published: 17 November 2023
... Tiger Parrot Psittacella brehmii. Several marsupial species, such as the endangered Huon Tree Kangaroo Dendrolagus matschiei and the more common Mountain Cuscus Phalanger carmelitae have evolved to live in the forested environment (Dabek 2015). Many of these animals play crucial roles in the cultural...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Chicken Gallus gallus domesticus Aves 10 mammals Mammalia 8 Common carp Cyprinus carpio Fish 8 GM crops Plant 8 livestock Mammalia 7 African clawed frog Xenopus laevis Amphibia 7 Brown trout Salmo trutta Fish 7 crop plants Plant 7 Sika deer Cervus nippon Mammalia 6 Mute swan Cygnus olor Aves 6...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 6–10.
Published: 17 March 2014
... was (alliteratively) called "Jessie". It is common knowledge that Jessie was a gift from the King of Siam: common knowledge just happens to be wrong. As in most zoos, past and present, the finances of Moore Park were usually on a knife-edge. Revenue from admissions seldom covered operating costs and, each year...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 478–493.
Published: 28 January 2014
... fish species (mainly common carp) that are now present in commercially harvestable numbers though recreational fisheries for a few of our more iconic native freshwater fish species still remain important. Ecological rather than economic sustainability is thus now the main issue in this regard. Some...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 381–400.
Published: 17 March 2014
... the major communities are the Belah/Rosewood Alectryon oleifolius Woodlands which occupy the extensive linear dunefields, particularly common to the south and east of Pooncarie, and the Chenopod Shrublands which occur on the sand-plains. These shrublands are usually dominated by Bluebush and Pearlbush (both...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 209–228.
Published: 07 February 2013
... camaldulensis with some River Oak Casuarina cunninghamiana occupies about 65 ha on alluvial floodplain soils in the south of the area. Very large red gums with numerous hollows were common. Domestic cattle Bos taurus periodically grazed this area. 2. Cypress-eucalypt woodland (Fig. 3) occupies about 130 ha...