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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/FS.2011.008
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... We have been struck by the paucity of coverage of bats in the media, even though they constitute a quarter of the Australian mammal fauna. The Microchiroptera are almost invisible to the public, but the Megachiroptera come to public attention mostly when camping in or near towns or in orchards...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 109–115.
Published: 11 May 2023
...Christopher P. Slade; David M. Power ABSTRACT The Eastern Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus megaphyllus is known to roost in caves, disused mines, tunnels and old buildings. Other tropical Rhinolophus species are reported to use tree roosts, but this has not been reported for R. megaphyllus . We describe...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (4): 985–1013.
Published: 11 November 2022
...Garry Daly; Glenn Hoye ABSTRACT Surveys for echolocating bats were conducted primarily by harp trapping and echolocation detection in the Shoalhaven region on the south coast region of New South Wales from 1989 to 2021. A total of 399 sites were surveyed by harp trapping and 175 sites through...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 658–668.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Bradley S. Law ABSTRACT Long-term research is vital for understanding long-lived, dynamic systems like forests, yet for bats such research is notable for its absence. Recent advances in technology over the last 10–20 years means that long-term studies of bats are viable and can be cost-effective. I...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 183–191.
Published: 01 January 2016
...A.W. White; I. Morris; G. Madani; M. Archer Faunal studies in the Riversleigh/Boodjamulla area of north-western Queensland undertaken between 1990 and 2011 revealed a decline in the number of Ghost Bats Macroderma gigas . Cane Toads Rhinella marina reached Boodjamulla in 1986 and were widespread...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 346–350.
Published: 17 March 2014
... bat species were recorded in the survey area, making bats the most numerous mammal group on Fraser island. The greatest number of species was found over water and in woodland. The highest bat activity levels on vehicle transects Occurred in heath and open forest. Miniopterus australis and Nyctinomus...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 351–357.
Published: 17 March 2014
... colony of this species. The limited availabilitv of roost tree may be the cause of this large aggregation bf bats. The importance of checking mature or dead trees prior to felling is demonstrated by the between the sexes, but significant differences occurred between bats from Brightview and Mt. Isa...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (2): 1–4.
Published: 17 March 2014
...N. H. Robinson STRAHAN, R. (1983). The Australian Museum Complete Book of Australian Mammals. Angus and Roberston, Sydney. The Australian Museum Complete Book of Australian Mammals BATS of the Illawarra Region by N. H. Robinson This report, dealing only with bats, concerns part...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 93–96.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., with special reference to the Chelidae Aust. Zool. 23 1 4 CHURCHILL, S. K., HALL, L. S., AND HERMAN, P. M., 1984. Observations on long-eared bats (Vespertilioniclae: Nyctophilus) from northern Australia. Aust. Mamm. 7: 17-28. Observations on long-eared bats (Vespertilioniclae: Nyctophilus) from...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 173–180.
Published: 10 October 2011
...Christopher Slade; Bradley Law Mumbulla mine is an abandoned mine on the far south coast of NSW. It is notable for its significant population of Eastern Horseshoe Bats Rhinolophus megaphyllus . Bat species and numbers inhabiting the mine were monitored during May, July, October and November 2002...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 101–107.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Daniel Lunney © 1990 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 1990 EDITORIAL Nature Conservation Debate: Bats; National Parks; and State of the Nation Daniel Lunney Editor, Australian Zoologist On February 28, 1989 I listened as John Whitehouse, then the Director of National Parks...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
10.7882/FS.2012.007
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... Bats represent approximately a quarter of Australia's living land mammals. Their sensitivity to current climate change has prompted global recognition of them as bellwether species. The Australian fossil record is rich in bats from a period of sequential climate changes over the last 25 million...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/9780980327243
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/FS.2011.003
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/FS.2011.005
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3