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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.029
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... A total collection database for the Australian Sciapodinae (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) , comprising 259 species, 1 109 sites and 2 452 collection events, was analysed to determine how collections accumulate species, and how this affects concepts of richness , and rarity. The year of first...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/FS.2011.023
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... ( Siphonaptera, Ischnopsyllidae ) or bat flies (Diptera, Nycteribiidae) in winter-spring season only 35-40 bats should be examined. In summer, with many young animals in populations, the number of examinations should be increased up to 50-55. Similar results are obtained for the Infestation Index. Examination...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.050
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... spatial variations in habitat. Timber harvesting had no significant impacts on total invertebrate abundance and richness. Only 5 of the 35 taxa studied, Blattodea, Coleoptera, Diptera, Hemiptera and Orthoptera, were significantly affected, with Blattodea being the most severely affected. At the level...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.888
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... An ecological survey of tree trunk invertebrates in northern New South Wales was used as a model to demonstrate both the scale of arthropod diversity and the limits of our knowledge. Sticky traps were an effective way of systematically sampling trunk-utilising invertebrates, particularly Diptera...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.020
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Other moderately abundant taxa included Collembola, Diptera and Araneae (spiders). Ants and spiders were unusual in that their abundance remained generally high, regardless of vegetation type or season. Ants showed consistent patterns of change in species composition...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 80–85.
Published: 01 October 2020
..., for a diverse range of mosquitoes, one of the most and vegetation. These close associations between key important pest and vector mosquitoes in coastal regions mosquito species and habitat often drive mosquito control of Australia is Aedes vigilax (Diptera: Culicidae). This and surveillance programs by local...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (4): 53–55.
Published: 17 March 2014
... to Anthoclusia (Diptera, Schiiophora, Neurochaetidae). Ann. Natal Mus. 23: 273-395. Description and biology of a new genus of flies related to Anthoclusia (Diptera, Schiiophora, Neurochaetidae) Ann. Natal Mus 23 273 395 MCALPINE, D. K., in press. Studies in upside-down flies (Diptera, Neurochaetidae...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 529–534.
Published: 01 September 2015
... (n = 20) and on the soil surface (n = 20 The low number of detections meant that non-ant data could not be statistically tested, but of note was the higher richness and abundance of Diptera and Hymenoptera morphospecies in foraging pits than on the soil surface (Table 1. Comparison of richness...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 177–212.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., "entomophilous", small tree in subtropical rain- forest pollinated by Diptera, Coleoptera, Hymenoptera and Thysanoptera. Diptera, Coleoptera and Hymenoptera are the principal pollination vectors of Australian tropical and subtropical rainforest trees with unspecialized, readily accessible, flowers. Figure 7...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 403–409.
Published: 17 March 2014
... by predators. Can. Entomol. 125: 431-37. Utilization of western flower thrips alarm pheromone as a prey-finding kairomone by predators Can. Entomol. 125 431 37 Torr, S. J., Mangwiro, T. N. C. and Hall, D. R., .1996. Responses of Glossina pallidipes (Diptera: Glossinidae) to synthetic repellents...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 440–442.
Published: 01 September 2018
.... 1982. The Bibionidae (Diptera) of Australia. Australian Journal of Zoology 30: 805-855. DOI: 10.1071/ ZO9820805 Harlow, P.S. and Taylor, J.E. 2000. Reproductive ecology of the jacky dragon (Amphibolurus muricatus): an agamid lizard with temperature-dependent sex determination. Austral Ecology 25: 640...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 469–479.
Published: 01 September 2018
... and Hawking 2006). Among the Diptera the presence of Orthocladiinae is interesting as this subfamily is more characteristic of running-water ecosystems. Litoria rubella was the only aquatic vertebrate species found in the lake during the study. This species has been observed elsewhere within WNP (OEH 2016...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 991–995.
Published: 29 January 2012
.... and Lillywhite, J. H. 1986. Immunological determination of predators of the bush fly, Musca vetustissima Walker (Diptera: Muscidae), in south-western Australia. Bulletin of Entomological Research 76: 133-139. Calver, M. C. and Porter, B. D. 1986. Unravelling the food web: dietary analysis in modern ecology...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 26 (3-4): 149–152.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the procedure and the variables used). Arrows indicate position of group centroids for C. robustus and C. taenia/atus. 150 Austra/ian Zoologist, Vol. 26(3 & 4) &ptember 1990 Table 1. Presence/Absence of food of Oenotus tiJeniolatus and C. robustus and pitfall data. Diptera Lepidoptera: adult larvae Coleoptera...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (4): 59–62.
Published: 17 March 2014
... recorded from A. hispida. This difference may be largely attributed to sampling intensity although A. hispida was in much heavier bloom (at all three sites) than A. bakeri or A. floribunda. Unidentified species of Hymenoptera (Scoliidae), Diptera (Lauxaniidae), Lepidoptera (Armatidae) and Hemiptera were...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 83–85.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Aves Menura superba * 3 Cinclosorna punctaturn* 0 Pardalotus punctatus 0 Strepera graculina (juvenile) 3 Unidentified adult birds 6 Reptilia Scincidae 3 Agamidae 9 Varanus varius eggs 3 Ophidia 3 Teleostei 0 Arthropods Orthoptera 17 Diptera 6 Coleoptera 9 Lepidoptera 23 Mantodea 3 Araneae 11 Human...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 256–277.
Published: 09 May 2022
... in February 1980, b) 0 4 months post-fire and c) 12 16 months post-fire. The category Others comprised mostly Formicidae, with occasional Diptera, Lepidoptera, Acarina, Scincidae and unidentified material. the control than the burnt site in the period just after the fire until collapses in numbers...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 515–528.
Published: 01 June 2020
...:10.3161/15081109 ACC2017.19.2.003 Sanchez-Arroyo, H. and Capinera, J.L. 1998 (revised June 2014 and April 2017). House fly, Musca domestica Linnaeus (Insecta: Diptera: Muscidae), retrieved from: httpedis.ifas.ufl. edu/pdffiles/IN/IN20500.pdf; accessed: 25 August 2017. Scanlon, A.T. and Petit, S. 2008...