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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.012
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... Iredale, Charles Laseron, Tom Garrard, Don McMichael, Winston Ponder, Bill Rudman and Ian Loch. The history and current status of the Australian Museum mollusc collection is briefly presented. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.037
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
.... The present composition of the freshwater molluscan fauna reflects this history and is a mix of recent recolonisers and relictual taxa. A database of 5,047 records of freshwater molluscs was compiled from museum records for continental Australia and interrogated for the purposes of examining distributional...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 1–11.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Rainforest Snail). While difficulties in applying the TSC Act to the conservation of molluscs and other invertebrates do exist, the legislation does provide valuable opportunities for invertebrate conservation. molluscs land snails conservation NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.049
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... The resource potential of most molluscs is likely to be underestimated . One mollusc, Dicathais orbita, produces a number of potential resources, including pharmaceuticals and materials, from both the adults and egg masses. The value of natural resources can change over time and one resource...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.010
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... and ecosystems, particularly molluscs and echinoderms which are broadcast spawners with larvae that develop in seawater. Although fertilisation in molluscs and echinoderms appears to be robust to the effects of elevated CO 2 , larval development is characterised by impacts on the rate of larval development...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 255–320.
Published: 14 March 2013
...Pat Hutchings; Shane Ahyong; Michael Ashcroft; Mark McGrouther; Amanda Reid All records of crustaceans, molluscs, polychaetes, echinoderms and fishes from Sydney Harbour were extracted from the Australian Museum database, and plotted onto a map of Sydney Harbour that was divided into four regions...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.039
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... The present composition of the arid-zone terrestrial mollusc fauna reflects the post Pliocene aridity with a mix of highly adapted and relictual taxa. A database of 8,200 pulmonate gastropod records derived from museum collections was compiled for continental Australia and interrogated...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2003.015
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... experimental design to the naming of a mollusc on a seamount. ...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (2): 108–113.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Meeresunters 40 177 99 LINSLEY, R. M. AND KIER, W. M., 1984. The paragastropoda: a proposal for a new class of Paleozoic Molluscs. Malacologia 25: 241-54. The paragastropoda: a proposal for a new class of Paleozoic Molluscs Malacologia 25 241 54 NISHIWAKI, S., 1964. Phylogenetical study...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 590–598.
Published: 20 October 2011
... for profitable future studies that would provide a better understanding of its behaviour and habitat requirements, and consequently facilitate further discovery of the species and contribute to its conservation. Thersites mitchellae Mitchell's Rainforest Snail land snail mollusc behaviour habitat...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 343–349.
Published: 14 November 2014
... 24 107 114 Cook, A. 2001. Behavioural ecology: on doing the right thing, in the right place, at the right time. Pp. 447-488 in The Biology of Terrestrial Molluscs, edited by G. M. Barker. CABI Publishing, New York. http://dx.doi.org/10.1079/9780851993188.0447 Dix, N., and Webster, J. 1995...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 582–589.
Published: 01 September 2017
... climate change East Australian Current Sea Slug Census Anaspidea sea-hare citizen science New South Wales 582 2017 Australian Zoologist volume 38 (4) Introduction The Aplysiidae is a small family, containing 11 genera, of predominantly herbivorous molluscs, all of which are characterised...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 49–61.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... AND GABRIEL, C. J., 1962. Marine Molluscs of Victoria. Melbourne University Press: National Museum of Victoria. 475 pp. Marine Molluscs of Victoria 475 SHORT, J. W. AND POTTER, D. G., 1987. Shells of Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef, Gastropods. Robert Brown: Bathurst. 135 pp. Shells...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 242–246.
Published: 07 February 2013
... with invertebrates and have a broad knowledge of their group. This can be done through specialised workshops. For several years the University of Wollongong in conjunction with several mollusc workers at the Australian Museum has been runing intensive mollusc workshops which are open to any Australian student...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 47–51.
Published: 17 March 2014
... generally recognized. For example the Molluscs, for which Wilson (1988) and Barnes (1989) give a figure of 50 000 living species, which was presumably based on the flawed estimate by Boss (1971), actually comprises about 80 000 named and probably 200 000 extant species (pers. data). Another often cited...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 537–546.
Published: 01 September 2017
... University, National Marine Science Centre. Much valuable feedback was also received from members of the Malacological Society of Australasia, delegates from the Molluscs, 2015 conference and Professor Stephen D. A. Smith. Several people generously provided images and permission for use in the key that were...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 07 July 2021
... of Capricorn in rainforests, apart from butterflies and large beetles, some Queensland to the Illawara region south of Sydney, striking molluscs and spiders, and irritating pest species and includes the World Heritage listed Gondwanan (biting flies, leeches, etc is little known to most people, Rainforests...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 359–368.
Published: 17 March 2014
... items were of moderate size, 15 mm or more in length, a few were small (e.g., small hymenopteran pupae, small beetles), indicating that lizards were not restricted to large prey. In contrast to the high frequency of insect prey, arachnid and myriapod prey were few. Similarly, molluscs were only found...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., it is surprising that only the plenary sessions that followed each bracket of papers. a few groups are commonly farmed or eaten in the west : crustaceans (prawns) and molluscs (mussels, scallops, What we found absorbing was the diversity of places abalone and oysters) foremost among them. Of course, where...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 633–639.
Published: 01 December 2004
... for the Best Zoological Handbook to Sid Cowling, here on behalf of the Birds Australia team that we honour today. Paul Andrew, Curator, Taronga Park Zoo, Mosman "Invertebrates" Series 6 Books: Molluscs, Myriapods, Cephalopods, Crustacea, Annelids, Echinoderms. Beth Blaxland, Australian Museum I Macmillan...