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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.039
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Mygalomorph spiders have radiated within Australia in response to geoclimatic changes. Relicts are arbitrarily aged in relation to the geological history of the sites in which they occur and their affinity wit h microhabitats, which are postulated as mimicking lost Mesozoic and early Tertiary...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.016
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... to belong to Gondwanan groups or older and have affinities to New Zealand and/or South America. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.036
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Arid northwestern Australia contains one of the world’s more diverse subterranean faunas including many relict obligate groundwater (stygo-) faunas in karst and calcrete aquifers, principally crustaceans, with affinities pertinent to Tethys, and to Pangaea and its derived landmasses. Higher...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 385–387.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of leeches based on morphological features is difficult, and molecular analyses are needed to confirm the taxonomic affinity and origin of the piscicolid leech reported here. parasitic leech Austrobdella translucens yellowfin whiting salmon Badham, C. 1916. On an Ichthyobdellid...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 63–74.
Published: 17 March 2014
...J. D. Prince; W. Ivantsoff; I. C. Potter Atherinosoma wallacei n.sp., is a common estuarine and inland water silverside or hardyhead having close affinities with the marine Atherinosoma presbyteroides . It is placed in Atherinosoma after examination of all the 18 existing type specimens...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.034
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... that there are unique Australian chydorid assemblages, with evidence of both continental regionalism within Australia, and strong Gondwanan affinities. ...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 229–234.
Published: 14 October 2011
... 641 646 Dobson, G.P., Baldwin, J. 1982. Regulation of blood oxygen affinity in the Australian blackfish Gadopsis marmoratus II. Thermal acclimation. Journal of Experimental Biology 99: 245-254). Regulation of blood oxygen affinity in the Australian blackfish Gadopsis marmoratus II. Thermal...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 554–560.
Published: 20 October 2011
... affinities to taxa that are rainforest obligates, and (c) species that exist in isolated rock habitats that also support other groups with rainforest associations. Additionally, we have focussed on species with low dispersal capabilities to emphasise persistence versus potential recolonisation...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 610–617.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... A. and Scanlon, J.D., 2000. Molecular phylogeny of viviparous Australian elapid snakes: affinities of ‘Echiopsis atriceps’ (Storr, 1980) and ‘Drysdalia’ coronata (Schlegel, 1837), with description of a new genus. Journal of Zoology, London 252: 317-326. Molecular phylogeny of viviparous Australian elapid...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (1): 1–4.
Published: 17 March 2014
... (20 cm). Varanus varius numbers were included in all routine counts and the colour morph was noted. Nomenclature follows Cogger et al. (1 983). RESULTS (a) Turtles We found three species of turtles in the survey area. In addition, Jim Stopford (pers. comm.) claims a record of Elseya affin latisternum...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 96–99.
Published: 04 October 2011
... Australian estuaries, including comparisons with holarctic estuaries elsewhere in temperate Australia: A review Australian Journal of Ecology 24 395 421 Ray, W.J. and Corkum, L.D. 2001. Habitat and site affinity of the round goby. Journal of Great Lakes Research27: 329-334. Habitat and site...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 287–298.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., but their phylogenetic analysis indicated mekosuchine or crocodyline affinities. More recent phylogenetic analyses (Willis 1995; Salisbury and Willis 1996) indicate that Harpacochampsa is likely to be a mekosuchine or crocodyloid where many key characters have been masked by the longi- rostrine condition. Harpacochumpsa...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 369–377.
Published: 14 October 2011
... communities that exist as a high affinity high capacity system; they attract and support high-density koala populations. The second are the woodland areas that operate as a high capacity but low affinity system: they contain about half of all the koalas in an area, in a low density. The third system...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 85–92.
Published: 17 March 2014
...; SA, some numerical dara: TA, total numbers of individual fish; SLR, srandard l engh ranges. zoogeographical and behavioural affinities. T h e categorization into zoogeographical groups was based on the eastern-Australian marine provinces described by Briggs (1974) (Fig. 1; Table 2). Three categories...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 27–46.
Published: 17 March 2014
... section of the Marsupialia. Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond. Ser. 2, 1: 573-82. On Hypsiprymnodon, a genus indicative of a distinct family (Pleopodidae) in the diprotodont section of the Marsupialia Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond. 1 573 82 PEARSON, J. (1945). The affinities of the rat-kangaroos (Marsupialia...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 888–894.
Published: 20 October 2011
.... Meikle. Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Mosman, Sydney. To o close for comfort: contentious issues in human-wildlife encounters 33 44 888 2011AustralianZoologist volume 35 (3) Introduction Surveys have shown that the Australian community appears to have an affinity with urban...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 20–21.
Published: 07 September 2012
... in an area and a thorough inventory of any area requires repeated surveys over multiple years; and our current understanding of biogeographic affinity of species and regions is possibly not as well-formed as we might like to think. Figure 2. Strophurus taeniatus (QMJ88151) collected from Gilberton, N Qld...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 272–289.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of comparison as the external form alone presented, he merely discerned the affinities of the Platypus and the Echidna to the Myrmecophagae. In 1800, Sir Joseph Banks received further platypus specimens from Hunter. He sent the first of these, a dried skin and skeleton to Johann Blumenbach, a comparative...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 429–437.
Published: 27 September 2013
..., F.E., Boles, W.E. and Norman, J.A. 2010. Plumage patterns are good indicators of taxonomic diversity, but not of phylogenetic affinities, in Australian grasswrens Amytornis (Aves: Maluridae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 57: 868- 877. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2010.08.029 Condon...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 261–264.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and rare. There seems to be a clear affinity between P. orientalis and the presence of a canopy or mid-storey of Acacia or similar rough- barked trees. Paradelma orientalis specimens are known to be sap-feeders (Cogger et al. 1993; Tremul 1999), suggesting an association with Acacia vegetation...