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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 37–77.
Published: 07 October 2011
... and Atlas 2 , 1998 - 2001). Reporting rates, adjusted for survey effort, were compared for 347 bird species. Of these, 184 species (53%) showed no change between the two atlases, 83 (24%) were recorded more frequently during Atlas 2 , and 80 (23%) were recorded less frequently during Atlas 2...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 405–411.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... This feature can be annlied to their signals. Zero-rmssine highly diagnostic of particular species, 0 Prolonged Frequency Final Frequency 0 Frequency Bandaidlh v Highest Range 0 Lowest Range " ~ ~. - - ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ . .- - -~ analvsls ~ rov ide s data onlv on thz and as such i t was measured for the frequency...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 622–626.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Eric Vanderduys; Harry Hines; Ian Gynther; Alex Kutt; Megan Absolon Cogger, H. G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia. Reed Books Australia. Couper, P.J., Hamley, B. and Hoskin, C.J. 2008. A new species of Phyllurus (Lacertilia: Gekkonidae) from the Kilkivan district...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 118–128.
Published: 01 January 2019
... the habitable range. Approximately 70% of the continent, with the exception of the wet tropics and extremely arid areas, were colonised by rabbits within 70 years, one of the fastest ever recorded colonisations of a vertebrate invasive species (Stodart and Parer 1988). Their reproductive prowess, combined...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 September 2018
... species of tree-kangaroo occur in New Guinea to the north of Cape York Peninsula and two in the rainforest and its margins of the Wet Tropics bioregion to the south of the Peninsula (Figure 1). With climate change and altered sea levels associated with the Pleistocene Ice Ages, the most recent within...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 188–193.
Published: 17 March 2014
... the Torrington area, in the western part of the New South Wales New England Tablelands bioregion, is documented. The specimen record comprised an intact fresh skull and was distinguished from other rodent species on the basis of dental and cranial characters. This record is significant as one of the first modern...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 43–51.
Published: 01 January 2016
... to eastern Australia that preys mainly on arboreal mammals and birds. We identified records of 30 species of birds and one mammal known to mob the Powerful Owl from scientific literature and unpublished studies. In our study in southern Sydney, Powerful Owls were most frequently mobbed by Noisy Miners...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 501–507.
Published: 01 September 2015
... in cossid moth galleries. On four occasions, frogs were found in Giant Wood Moth Endoxyla cinereus galleries, which occurred in more than 10% of trees in the entire study. The incident of damage caused by a second cossid species, the Culama Wood Moth Culama australis was far lower (0.2%), with only one frog...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 537–546.
Published: 01 September 2017
... taxonomic knowledge fulfills a practical need by providing a valuable identification tool for amateurs and the general public. The objective of NudiKey is to summarise the essential diagnostic characteristics of the epibenthic Australian heterobranch families and, using the freely available Lucid v3.3...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 127–133.
Published: 17 March 2014
... examined under a light microscope at x 10 and x40 using an eye-piece micrometer as reference for each species' identification. Tun (1993) provided a complete description of the diagnostic features used to distinguish Eucalyptus and other potential koala fodder species on the basis of microscopic analysis...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 251–257.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Trent Penman; Francis Lemckert; Chris Slade; Michael Mahony Non-breeding habitats are an important, yet poorly understood component of the habitat requirements of most frog species. As a result, non-breeding habitats may be poorly protected and their loss may be the proximate cause of decline...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 408–413.
Published: 14 October 2011
... the conservation of introduced bell frogs in New Zealand. Although Leiopelma are totally protected species in New Zealand, bell frog tadpoles are commonly sold as pets and are regularly moved between North and South Islands. Advocacy for indigenous frogs relies heavily on previous exposure to the more charismatic...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 365–368.
Published: 10 December 2014
...Stephen Zozaya; Conrad Hoskin The Magnificent Broodfrog Pseudophryne covacevichae Ingram and Corben 1994 is a Vulnerable frog species that was believed to be highly localised in the Ravenshoe region of the southern Atherton Tableland, north Queensland. Here we extend the known range of P...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 641–651.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of environmental DNA: filter selection, preservation, and extraction. Limnology 17(1): 23 32. httpdoi.org/10.1007/s10201-015-0457-4 Piaggio, A.J., Engeman, R.M., Hopken, M.W., Humphrey, J.S., Keacher, K.L., Bruce, W.E. and Avery, M.L. 2014. Detecting an elusive invasive species : a diagnostic PCR to detect Burmese...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 346–350.
Published: 17 March 2014
... on comparison with reference calls supplied with Anabat I1 software, supplemented by calls recorded while releasinn cautured bats. Onlv - . calls with diagnostic features were used to identify species. It was frequently not possible to distinguish between calls of the two Nyc1ophilu.s species. These were...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 846–852.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Garry Daly; Philip Craven We monitored a population of Stuttering Frog Mixophyes balbus tadpoles in Macquarie Pass National Park near Albion Park on the south coast of New South Wales. The species was initially detected by the presence of tadpoles at one site in 2000. Surveys thereafter were...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 438–440.
Published: 28 January 2014
... they are likely to be found. And it is a job well done! To start there are multiple comprehensive and meticulous diagnostic keys. One provided for the family level and additional keys to all the genera, down to species level where more than one representative from each genus is known to occur in Queensland...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 157–172.
Published: 28 October 2014
...-called explosive breeding events have been reported for this species before but never have they been documented. In December 2010 L. aurea again bred in Worrigee (and presumably Terara Swamp) and in early April 2011 adult and sub-adult animals appeared to have dispersed a distance of approximately 4 km...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 480–510.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., larvae, and breeding biology are compared with other Murray Darling species. The breeding biology of Mogurnda species in Australia is discussed which emphasises the taxonomic confusion. Mogurnda adspersa Purple-spotted Gudgeon western endangered population of Purple-spotted Gudgeon breeding...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 275–276.
Published: 28 October 2014
... as reasons: I am confident that no better account of drawings of a tadpole and its mouth disc (an important a regional frog fauna has ever been published. In diagnostic feature) and a distribution map. part, certainly, this reflects the development of the Just under three-quarters of the book is occupied...