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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 581–590.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Guy Ballard; Peter J.S. Fleming; Paul D. Meek ABSTRACT The temporal scale of many studies of dingo ecology is limited by human and physical resources, often constrained by funding cycles. Consequently, research has been skewed towards short-term, snapshot investigations undertaken at a spatial...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., to some extent, the ought question: The Ought-Ecology of Ferals: An Emerging Dialogue in Invasion Biology and Animal Studies Anna Wilson1, David Wilson2 & Libby Robin3,4 1 Birdlife Australia, 05/60 Leicester St, Carlton, Victoria, 3053 Australia. abottlefullofrain@gmail.com 2 121 Gingell St, Castlemaine...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 130–146.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of the ecology of honeyeaters is therefore basic to the conservation management of Australia's natural environments. In this paper, we describe the foraging ecology of honeyeaters in the Great Western Woodland (GWW) during the spring, comparing the use of resources between species and locations. Species...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 283–289.
Published: 17 March 2014
... connivens) in northeastern Victoria, Australia. Pp. 116-124 in Ecology and Conservation of Owls, edited by Newton, I., Kavanagh, R., Olsen, J. and Taylor, I. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood. Ecology and Conservation of Owls 116 124 283AustralianZoologist volume 33 (3) Introduction The Barking Owl...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 369–378.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Nicholas Smith This paper looks at recent efforts to replace the Easter Bunny with the Easter Bilby as a means to explore shifts in ideological constructions of the Australian biophysical environment. The ecological debate concerning what belongs in this landscape (and what doesn't) is examined...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 49–59.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Ross Goldingay; David Newell Development of appropriate conservation programs for threatened species requires a basic understanding of their population ecology. We studied a population of the Green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea in the far north of its range. This population occupies a coastal...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 192–200.
Published: 07 February 2013
... elephants in forest Pachyderm 16 24 30 Caughley, G. 1993. Elephants and Economics. Conservation Biology 7: 943-945. Elephants and Economics Conservation Biology 7 943 945 Caughley, G. and Sinclair, A.R.E. 1994. Wildlife ecology and management. Blackwell Scientific Publicaitons...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 927–940.
Published: 29 January 2012
... vulnerable to decline. Further information on the ecology of A. parapulchella is required in order to develop effective approaches to conservation and management, particularly given the conservation status of the species. Aprasia parapulchella is a dietary specialist living in the burrows of small ants...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 750–756.
Published: 20 October 2011
... limbs and other wounds was recorded. Euastacus mirangudjin hosts a small, unpigmented Temnocephalan flatworm. The biology and ecology of the species is discussed with reference to other species in the genus Euastacus . burrow systems Clarence river crustacean Decapoda freshwater crayfish...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 189–197.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Danial Stratford; Gordon Grigg; Hamish McCallum; Harry Hines The breeding ecology and phenology of two sympatric stream breeding myobatrachid frogs were studied across a breeding season in a stream at Cunningham's Gap, south-east Queensland. Mixophyes fleayi is listed as endangered and M...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 283–290.
Published: 14 October 2011
... and the ecology of this taxon, and provide original data based on fieldwork at a study site on the Namoi River (a river red gum - coolabah woodland). Four radio-tracked snakes spent long periods hidden within tree hollows, usually in Coolabah Trees. The telemetered snakes moved infrequently, with one gravid...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 393–407.
Published: 14 October 2011
... 376 387 Goldingay, R.L. and Newell, D.A. 2005a. Aspects of the population ecology of the green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea at the northern end of its range. Australian Zoologist 33: 49-59. Aspects of the population ecology of the green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 190–202.
Published: 10 October 2011
...A. Jones; W. Gladstone; N. Hacking Despite their great socio-economic importance, sandy beaches have attracted little ecological research. This is unfortunate since, contrary to popular belief, they support diverse ecological assemblages whose species are mostly small and buried and which deserve...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.007
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.049
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... to consider the literature of two different situated sciences, ecology and archaeology. Traditionally, ecological science has been spatially extensive, while archaeology is temporally deep. One emphasising space and process, the other time and sequence. This paper argues that the nature of the desert itself...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.007
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... A ‘political ecology’ perspective was used to examine the implications of the export woodchip scheme located near Eden in south east New South Wales (NSW) for the region's public forests and their fauna. The modern paper industry's political economy emphasises the importance of a large supply...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.082
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... predators from branches being used by a dominant herbivore on E. botryoides, Doratifera casta (Lepidoptera: Limacodidae). The declining state of urban remnants may be linked to a disruption of ecological processes associated with the loss of species from higher trophic levels, releasing herbivore...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.089
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... In 1998 we commenced the first formal study of the Little Penguin Eudyptula minor population in Sydney Harbour. Prior to this study there was limited and inaccurate information about the population's size and distribution, and no information relating to the breeding biology or foraging ecology...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.047
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2001.004
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-2-7