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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 200–204.
Published: 30 September 2020
...G. Madani ABSTRACT Australian anurans generally display little prey specialisation. Most data available of frog diet is limited to stomach content and faecal analysis with few direct observations of prey capture. Limited information is available on the diet of adult Giant Barred Frogs Mixophyes...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 223–234.
Published: 01 January 2016
... classes in the endangered green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea , a species which has had several failed management programs. We found aquatic vegetation was selected for by every L. aurea class, and should be the focus of future management plans for this species. Females were the only class to select...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 161–170.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Nicole Hansen; Kirsten Crosby The endangered Booroolong Frog Litoria booroolongensis has undergone dramatic declines over the majority of its range, which have largely been attributed to extensive clearing and ongoing modification associated with agricultural practices, disease and introduced pests...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 321–336.
Published: 24 November 2014
...Sally Koehler; Daniel Gilmore; David Newell Translocation is occasionally suggested as a last resort strategy for dealing with ‘unavoidable’ loss of Growling Grass Frog Litoria raniformis habitat in urbanising landscapes. However, examples of attempts to translocate an entire population of L...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 263–266.
Published: 27 August 2014
...Aaron Payne In coastal New South Wales most frog species are observed calling and breeding in the warmer months of the year. One exception to this is the Jervis Bay Tree Frog Litoria jervisiensis, which displays a preference for calling and breeding in the cooler months of the year. There are some...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 173–177.
Published: 21 March 2014
... for consumption. We determined the effect of raising striped marsh frog ( Limnodynastes peronii ) tadpoles in isolation by comparing larval growth, size at metamorphosis and jumping distance at metamorphosis between full siblings raised in isolation, at low density and at high density. As expected, tadpoles...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 210–216.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Ross Goldingay; David Newell Estimates of population size are fundamental to the development of effective management of threatened species. We conducted a tagging study of a population of the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea at Port Kembla, on the New South Wales south coast...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 436–445.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Valérie Boll The research presented here focused on the ethnozoology of frogs as viewed by two Aboriginal communities: Gängan and Gapuwiyak, which are both located in north-east Arnhem Land (Yolngu territory), Northern Territory. The aim of this research was to record traditional Aboriginal...
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