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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 469–479.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Coonabarabran in NSW, burning over 560 km 2 of the park and surrounding region (the Wambelong fire). The Wambelong fire affected Dunphy Lake, the only lake in the park. In this study, we assessed the post-fire aquatic animal community of the lake in March and September 2014. At the times of sampling the lake...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 194–209.
Published: 17 March 2014
...David Llewellyn In order to ascertain whether introduced weeds have an effect on naturally occurring aquatic fauna, this study assesses the toxicity of 3 introduced weeds that occur along the banks of rivers and ponds in New South Wales, on 4 aquatic invertebrates. Damsel Fly nymphs, Mud Eyes...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 213–216.
Published: 17 March 2014
...F. J. Burrows; D. F. Hales; A. J. Beattie In 1989 a siphonotid millipede was discovered in moderate numbers under stones submerged in a creek on the Macquarie University campus in the northern suburbs of Sydney . There were no previous published reports of aquatic millipedes in Australia...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 209–228.
Published: 07 February 2013
... South Wales. II. Aquatic macrophyte productivity. Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 36(5): 707-715. Limnological studies of waterbird habitat in south-western New South Wales. II. Aquatic macrophyte productivity Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 36 707 715...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 276–282.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Sean FitzGibbon; Craig Franklin The ability of freshwater turtles to exchange respiratory gases with their aquatic environment is well known and facilitates prolonged dive durations among several species. Three main sites have been implicated in aquatic respiration (skin, cloaca and buccopharynx...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 229–234.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Rufus Wells Phosphate compounds in the red blood cells of vertebrates play an important role in modulating haemoglobin function whereby tissue oxygenation is maintained despite changes in both environmental oxygen supply and metabolic demand. Three examples from Gordon Grigg's work on aquatic...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.064
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... There are currently 20 species, populations or communities of fish, aquatic invertebrates and marine vegetation listed on the threatened species schedules of the NSW Fisheries Management Act 1994. Two of these species are the eastern freshwater cod Maccullochella ikei , and the grey nurse...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 413–423.
Published: 03 October 2013
... State University Raleigh NC USA 27695-7617 and Centre for Fish, Fisheries and Aquatic Ecosystems Research, Murdoch University Murdoch WA 6150 Australia 2 Professor of Fisheries Science, Centre for Fish and Fisheries and Aquatic Ecosystems Research,School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, Murdoch...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 773–777.
Published: 04 June 2021
..., D. C. (1), Santoro, A (2), Swinstead, C. VL. (1), Cornelis, J. (1) 1. School of Molecular and Life Sciences, Curtin University, Bentley,Western Australia, Australia 2. Environmental and Conservation Sciences, Centre for Sustainable Aquatic Ecosystems, Harry Butler Institute, Murdoch University...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 October 2020
... and Evolution, EAWAG Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Center of Ecology, Evolution, and Biochemistry, Seestrasse 79, CH-6047 Kastanienbaum, Switzerland 3Current address: Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, NSW 2109 Australia Corresponding author: GC Building A08...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (3): 667–689.
Published: 22 October 2021
...Graham H. Pyke; Arthur W. White ABSTRACT As amphibians have declined more than other vertebrates and are important environmental bio-indicators for aquatic ecosystems, we must understand how attributes of such ecosystems affect individual frogs, populations, and multi-species communities...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 217–222.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Nathan J. Waltham Few freshwater aquatic species have ecological traits that deal with the vagaries of flow in ephemeral tropical rivers. In northern Australia, the tropical freshwater crab, Austrothelphusa transversa (von Martens, 1868) is a conspicuous species that occupies seasonal rivers, where...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 381–402.
Published: 13 November 2014
..., propelled from the foot of the floating female onto a near-vertical or overhanging stream bank (Ovipositional Process 1). In M. balbus and M. fleayi eggs are deposited aquatically in the shallow riffle zones of small streams, either into a rounded nest depression in the substrate (Ovipositional Process 2A...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 3–41.
Published: 17 March 2014
... within the catchment. Agricultural clearing and urban development have also affected aquatic ecosystems. The pre-European environment was apparently characterized by creek and river systems subjected to periodic floods, but with clear water, low nutrient levels, and clean sandly or rocky substrates...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 256–262.
Published: 05 June 2014
...., Bonaventura, J., Taylor, H.H. 1983a. Aquatic gas exchange in the freshwater/land crab Holthuisana transversa. Journal of Experimental Biology 103: 225-236. Aquatic gas exchange in the freshwater/land crab Holthuisana transversa Journal of Experimental Biology 103 225 236 Greenaway, P., MacMillen...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 85–94.
Published: 02 June 2014
... destructor complex (Decapoda : Parastacidae) examined using mitochondrial 16S sequences. Australian Journal of Zoology 51: 99-110. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ZO02054 Australian Aquatic Biological P/L - Australian Crayfish Project. 2005 - 2013. Collection records & projects c/- Australian Aquatic...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 96–99.
Published: 04 October 2011
... for correspondence, Email: mark.maddern@gmail.com 2 Department of Aquatic Zoology, Western Australian Museum, 49 Kew St, Welshpool, 6106, Australia. Email: sue.morrison@museum.wa.gov.au A B ST R A C T The gobiid, Acentrogobius pflaumii, was recorded in Cockburn Sound in southwestern Australia in 2004, and is now...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 100–103.
Published: 04 October 2011
... aquatic fauna of the region. We draw particular attention to: (i) the native species of amphibian that are threatened by predation by introduced yabbies, and (ii) the native crayfish fauna threatened by competition with this species. The Fitzroy Falls Crayfish Euastacus dharawalus has a distribution...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1047–1052.
Published: 29 January 2012
...Andrew Norris; Shelley Burgin The disruption of endocrine systems due to environmental contaminants potentially impacts on developmental, behavioural, regulatory, and reproductive systems of wildlife. A major source of exposure of wildlife (terrestrial and aquatic) to endocrine disrupting compounds...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.007
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... The tropical redclaw crayfish Cherax quadricarinatus is increasingly being reported as an aquatic pest in parts of the world where it has been introduced or translocated. In this paper, we briefly document the invasion of a stream system in New South Wales, Australia. We discuss possible...