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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 68–70.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Bryan Walsh COTT, H. B., 1961. Scientific results of an inquiry into the ecology and economic status of the Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) in Uganda and northern Rhodesia. Trans. Zool. Soc. Lond. 29: 211-358. Scientific results of an inquiry into the ecology and economic...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 973–976.
Published: 29 January 2012
..., January 18, 2007:3. Bustard, H.R., and Singh, L.A.K. 1982. Gharial attacks on man. J Bombay Nat Hist Soc, 78:610–611. Gharial attacks on man J Bombay Nat Hist Soc 78 610 611 Caldicott, D.G.E., Croser, D. Manolis, C., Webb, G. and Britton, A. 2005. Crocodile attack in Australia...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 432–434.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Anton Tucker Crocodylus johnstoni is a prevailing and stable binomial designating the Australian freshwater crocodile. A brief review traces the description circumstances and recent International Code of Zoological Nomenclature changes that resolve a long-standing argument ( C. johnsoni or C...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1992.001
... The alarm cause d by a live crocodile in the courtroom graphically illustrates the recent emergence of zoology as the subject of litigation. There are noticeable difference s between the aims and style of a zoologist and a lawyer in the presentation of material. Given these differences...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 October 2020
... of the lake at night to rehydrate, exposing them to foraging freshwater crocodiles ( Crocodylus johnstoni ). Crocodiles rarely consume toads, but the attacks often result in loss of a limb. Because limbs contain relatively little toxin, attacks to the limbs expose a crocodile to nauseating but non-lethal...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 858–863.
Published: 20 October 2011
..., their populations have risen markedly, increasing the potential for conflict between people and crocodiles. In 1994 C. porosus was observed in the freshwater Katherine River for the first time in over twenty years. To reduce the risk of crocodile attacks, the Parks and Wildlife Service of the Northern Territory has...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.038
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.048
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... Freshwater crocodiles Crocodylus johnstoni were observed aestivating in dry caverns in the undercut banks of Saunders Creek in the Northern Territory during each dry season over a period o f six years. During most years at the site there were both crocodiles that had been marked in previous...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.040
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 359.
Published: 01 December 2019
... use programs. As a recognition of this he was awarded the prestigious Clunies Ross National Science and Technology Award in 2001. In 2003 he was awarded an Australian Centenary Medal, for his contribution to crocodile research and to the establishment of The Essington School in Darwin. Grahame began...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 287–298.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Gasparini, Z. and Buffetaut, F.,1980. Dolwhochampsa minima, n. g. n. sp., a representative of a new family of eusuchian crocodiles from the late Cretaceous of northern Argentina. N. Jb. Geol. Palaont. Mh. 1980: 257-71. Dolwhochampsa minima, n. g. n. sp., a representative of a new family of eusuchian...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 229–234.
Published: 14 October 2011
... ectotherms illustrate how our thinking has developed in terms of adaptive responses to seasonal temperature changes, environmental hypoxia, and ontogeny. Haemoglobin oxygen transport fish crocodile Bartlett, G.R. 1980. Phosphate compounds in vertebrate red blood cells. American Zoologist...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 68–75.
Published: 01 December 2017
... on the Table: Plenary 2. ROBYN ALDERS: I think we also have to look at populations? Crocodiles are more social than people environmental harm. The choices we make also have an had previously realised, and all the Boss Croc story impact in terms of environmental harm. So, I m all for and so on which...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 128–145.
Published: 14 October 2011
... turned around and hoping he would not have heard the click. I recall him telling us that crocodiles had unique and very strange heart anatomy, and that nobody knew why. Bleakly became my Honours supervisor for a project on Queensland lungfish. Ian Bayly, at Brown Lake, Stradbroke Island, circa 1961. Ian...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 166–182.
Published: 14 October 2011
... and Litoria flavipunctata called in the New England swamps. Water holding frogs were unceremoniously dug up from the receding rainforests. Early reptilian studies by students were overtaken at the beginning of the Gordon Mesozoic in a massive adaptive radiation, into crocodiles, flying, radio-telemetry...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 235–244.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Gordon Grigg; Michael Thompson; Lyn Beard; Peter Harlow We measured gas exchange of eggs and mound material as well as gas concentrations at different times during incubation in the mound nests of the salt water crocodile, Crocodylus porosus and the American alligator, Alligator mississippiensis...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.015
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... The Northern Territory occupies about one-sixth of Australia and contains slightly more than one-third of it s herpetofauna species. Herpetological interest (and funding) in the Northern Territory has long been focused upon the two crocodile species present. In this paper I largely ignore...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 235–256.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and a generous serve of physiology. The authors physiology, most extensively on Australian crocodiles, have not only thoroughly assembled a comprehensive text, Gordon Grigg has teamed up with fellow croc biologist but also discuss research directions where knowledge is still and gifted illustrator, David...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 146–153.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Axelsson, M., Holm, S. and Nilsson, S. 1989. Flow dynamics of the crocodile heart. Am. J. Physiol.256 (Reg. Integr. Comp. Physiol.) R875-R879. Flow dynamics of the crocodile heart Am. J. Physiol 256 R875 R879 Axelsson, M., Franklin, C., Loefman, C., Nilsson, S. and Grigg, G., 1996. Dynamic...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 259–260.
Published: 17 March 2014
... trapped in the Manning River, through the marsupial destruc- tion Acrs in Queensland 1877-1930, to lossil Australian crocodiles, then to a kuna survey near an airport at Cairns. The subject matter and interdisciplinary connections are different in each paper, the methods vary and many of the technical...