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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 June 2021
...D. C. Lettoof; A Santoro; C. VL. Swinstead; J. Cornelis ABSTRACT Snake-Turtle interactions have been rarely documented. We recorded a hatchling Chelodina oblonga within the stomach contents of a Western tiger snake ( Notechis scutatus occidentalis ). This is the first recorded observation...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 102–106.
Published: 01 October 2020
.... This brings the number of known pygopods in NSW to 12 species. Pygopodidae desert legless lizard cryptic species First confirmed records of the Western Hooded Scaly-foot Pygopus nigriceps from New South Wales George Madani Mercenary Wildlife Ecologist PO Box 3113, Hill Top, NSW 2575, Australia Email...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 636–640.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Jules E. Farquhar ABSTRACT A specimen of the Triodia Earless Skink Hemiergis millewae was discovered on the Barrier Range of far-western New South Wales (NSW). This observation is significant because it constitutes the first record of the species in NSW and the Broken Hill Complex bioregion...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 68–70.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Aspects of the ecology of the koala in southeastern Queensland. Pp. 109-16 in Biology of the Koala ed by A. K. Lee, K. A. Handasyde and G. D. Sanson. Surrey Beatty & Sons: Chipping Norton. Biology of the Koala 109 16 First catch your koala! Use of a trap to capture koalas Phascolarctos...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 468–469.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... and members of the National Parks Association of New South Wales Inc. 1996.The NPA Guide to the National Parks of Southern NSW (including State Recreation Areas) . National Parks Association of NSW Inc., Sydney First record of the Brush-tailed Phascogale Phascogale tapoatafa in the Australian Capital...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 608–609.
Published: 17 March 2014
... conducted further surveys in the Cobar Peneplain bioregion, comprising the central plains of NSW running from near Bourke in the north to almost Griffith in the south (Thackway and Creswell 1995). The first of these surveys involved resampling the sites in Gundabooka National Park used by Smith et al. (1998...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 321–331.
Published: 14 March 2013
...Libby Robin This is a history of beginnings, but it doesn't come from 1879. Rather it is about the politics of the World Centennial of National Parks in 1972. Not in 1964 - 100 years after the first national park in the world, Yosemite. Nor in 1979 - 100 years after Royal National Park...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 175–191.
Published: 07 February 2013
...J. G. Garden Quanda Nature Reserve was originally established in 1963 to conserve the remnant old growth mallee vegetation and its suspected Malleefowl, Leipoa ocellata , population. This study reports on the first detailed fauna survey of the reserve since its establishment. Eleven survey...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.006
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 181–183.
Published: 10 October 2011
...Tsuyoshi Kobayashi; Russell Shiel; Hendrik Segers The monogonont rotifer Lecane shieli is recorded for the first time from Australia (Bora Channel in the Macquarie Marshes, New South Wales: 30.65872° S /147.53144° E). Until recently, L. shieli was known only from Thailand, where the species...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.044
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.036
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1979
DOI: 10.7882/FHY.1979
EISBN: 0959995129
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1979
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1979.036
EISBN: 0959995129
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1990.005
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1998.026
EISBN: 9780958608503
..., specifically species richness, and ecosystem processes. I then critically review the studies by Naeem et al. 1994, 1995 and Tilman et al. 1996; the first experimental studies to examine these hypotheses. Scientists must acknowledge that they are in the early stages of this research, and it is inappropriate...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.026
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The first report of a European sighting of a koala was made on 26 January 1798, 10 years after British settlement. It was made south-west of Sydney, near Bargo. The report was not published until 1895 in the Historical Records of New South Wales , and this entry was accompanied by a note...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.058
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
..., I outline the composition, structure and functioning of the NSW Scientific Committee during its first seven years of operation (1996-2002), and then describe the Committee's approach in evaluating five nominations of different entities for listing. Each generated debate about different aspects...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.027
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... vigorous discussion. The scenario is a future history; that is, it is written from a perspective of 10 years hence. Plausible changes that could lead to the hypothetical future are described. The objectives of the scenario, which are described in some detail, set the direction for what follows. The first...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.047
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... of south-west Western Australia. I examined changes in the population densities of all bird species in buffers in the first 12 months after logging and compared these to changes in logged and unlogged forest. I also conducted detailed ecological studies on Golden Whistlers to determine whether buffers were...