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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.025
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... the 1980s. The results show that Coastal Valley Grassy Woodlands in different regions of NSW are floristically distinct and support large numbers of endemic species. Similarities among regional variants relate to a relatively small group of widespread and abundant species which contribute strongly...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 76–84.
Published: 02 June 2014
... for grassland butterflies. Biodiversity and Conservation 11: 1451-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1016223907962 Australian Zoologist volume 37 (1)76 2014 Introduction The Black Grass-dart Butterfly Ocybadistes knightorum is a subtropical narrow-range endemic species of the New South Wales (NSW) north coast...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 205–213.
Published: 30 September 2020
... of Science and Technology, Shenzhen 518055, China 3 Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation, Federation University Australia, Ballarat, VIC, Australia 4 Endemic Species Research Institute, Council of Agriculture, Executive Yuan, Nantou 55244, Taiwan *Corresponding author: r.fuller@uq.edu.au A BS TR A CT...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 401–405.
Published: 17 March 2014
... to thrive in urban impacted habitat, in contrast to most local endemic species. frogs biodiversity urban encroachment habitat modification reproductive characteristics Alonso-Gomez, A.L., Tejera, M., Alonso-Bedate, M. and Delgado, M.J. 1990. Response to pinealectomy and blinding...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 January 2019
...J.C.Z. Woinarski ABSTRACT Natural environments are now much reduced or modified, with the consequence that many species have declined and become imperilled. However, such modifications have also led to range expansion or population increases in some other native species. Consequently...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 107–123.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Sydney. Water levels in Thirlmere Lakes have fluctuated over time, but there has been a recent decline that is of significant concern. In this study, we examined over one year the species composition and richness of zooplankton (Rotifera, Cladocera and Copepoda) and abiotic conditions in Lakes...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 28–35.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Tim Clark; Gary Backhouse; Robert Lacy A Population Viability Assessment (PVA) workshop was held in Melbourne in May, 1990, to demonstrate its potential to wildlife managers by applying PVA to six species of threatened wildlife in Victoria. The workshop ran for one week and involved 32 participants...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 186–193.
Published: 30 September 2020
...Matthew Mo; Mike Roache; Tania Reid; Damon L. Oliver; Linda Broome; Adam Fawcett; Katherine Howard; Piers Thomas; Simon Tracey; Gerry Andersen; Rachel Lowry ABSTRACT A diverse range of corporations, businesses and organisations play an important role in threatened species conservation. During...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 85–95.
Published: 17 March 2014
... to the family Melanotaeniidae, a group of freshwater fishes endemic to Australia, New Guinea and the Aru Islands. Although most species of melanotaeniids have been kept and bred in captivity since the early part of this century, little is known of their life history or their biology. Sterba ( 1963 ), Breder...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.043
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Ancient clades with restricted geographic distributions have been found in the isopod crustacean suborder Phreatoicidea. These isopods colonized fresh water in Gondwana by the Triassic Era and today are restricted to permanent groundwaters. A phylogenetic analysis of 21 exemplar species showed...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 424–428.
Published: 28 January 2014
... ability to survive the presence of toads postmetamorphosis. Predicting the ecological impacts of an invasive species on native taxa with biphasic life histories (such as most anurans) thus requires information on interactions in both aquatic and terrestrial environments. The expression of phenotypic...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.007
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... Western Australia has a rich and diverse reptile fauna of 519 named species as well as 78 named species of frogs: both groups include many endemics. The Western Australian Wildlife Conservation Act 1950, which is administered by the Department of Conservation and Land Management, protects all...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.037
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... trends for inland arid and semi-arid Australia. Endemism and species richness were examined at species, genus and family level. Of the 125 species-group taxa included in the analysis, 42 (33.6%) are narrow-range endemics (occupying three or fewer 10 km 2 grid squares. Of these endemics, 33 (78.6...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 1–26.
Published: 17 March 2014
... ). The Australian species possessing a nasal organ with two nostrils (as opposed to single or double nasal flaps), can be separated into a number of readily recognisable ( generic ) groups, characterised by considerable endemism. Such separation can be made almost wholly on morphological grounds and is confirmed...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 188–193.
Published: 17 March 2014
... greatest among conilurine rodents, with 19 out of 20 species (95%) affected. In contrast, none of the other old endemic species (1 species of Hydromys and 2 species of Melomys) and only 1 out of 5 (20%) of the new endemic Rattus species are currently considered threatened in NSW. The one conilurine...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 118–128.
Published: 01 January 2019
... 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 with fewer...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.039
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... for the purposes of examining distributional trends for inland arid and semi-arid Australia. Endemism and species richness were examined at species, genus and family level. A potentially high correlation was found between species richness, endemism and sharp topographic relief, highlighting the desert ranges...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/0958608598
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 302–310.
Published: 07 October 2014
... can occur in fine-scaled mosaics and are ideal for investigating fauna responses to habitats, their spatial extent and the boundaries between habitats. Occurrences of complex vegetation types at high elevation are of international interest because they can contain relict ecosystems and endemic species...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608541
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1