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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 80–85.
Published: 01 October 2020
... small wetlands at Sydney Olympic Park, NSW, were drained in spring 2016 and allowed to refill via rainfall to improve conditions for the endangered green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea . Below-average rainfall was experienced that summer and the wetlands did not fully refill until early autumn...
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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 (2020) 41 (1): 58–73.
Published: 01 October 2020
... to suitable zoological parks and other exhibitors licensed by the Department of Primary Industries. The Frog and Tadpole Study Group rehomes non-releasable frogs with amphibian keepers licensed by NPWS. Between 2014 and 2018, 165 rehabilitation animals were placed under this framework, the majority...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 223–234.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., Typha orientalis. Photo: Jose Valdez. Microhabitat selection by sex and age class 2016 225 Australian Zoologist volume 38 (2) The green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea is one species faced with many of these conservation challenges (Fig. 1). This Australian species has undergone disease and habitat...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 548–564.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Matthew Mo; Robert Oliver Native mammals, birds, reptiles and frogs kept as pets become displaced after they are unwanted, escaped or seized. The Office of Environment and Heritage manages the rehoming of displaced native animal pets, which are regulated under the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 321–336.
Published: 24 November 2014
...., Malolakis, G., Hyatt, A. and Pietsch, R. 2008. Reintroduction of the Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea to Pambula on the south coast of New South Wales. Australian Zoologist 34(3): 261-270. http://dx.doi.org/10.7882/AZ.2008.003 DECC 2008. Hygiene protocol for the control of disease in frogs...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 157–172.
Published: 28 October 2014
... floodplain. Department of Environment and Climate Change (NSW), Sydney. Department of Environment and Climate Change (2008). Information Circular No. 6. Hygiene Protocol for the control of Diseases in Frogs. NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, Hurstville, Sydney. Department of Environment and...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 June 2021
... ibis (Threskiornis habitat decline (Santoro et al. 2020) and novel diseases molucca; JC pers obvs cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae) and (Spencer et al. 2018). White-necked herons (Ardea pacifica; Cann and Sadlier 2017). A top predator of wetlands, Western tiger snakes Freshwater turtles rely on both the...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 237–247.
Published: 17 March 2014
... by D. Lunney and D. Ayres. Trans. Roy. Zool. Soc. New South Wales: Mosman. Herpetology in Australia: a Diverse Discipline 297 303 Laurance, W. F., McDonald. K. R. and Speers, R., in press. Epidemic disease and the catastrophic decline of Australian rain forest frogs. Conservation Biology...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 314–318.
Published: 14 October 2011
... the monitoring program. Management of wild populations of the Green and Golden Bell Frog should maximise the area of available habitat for this species and the connectivity between habitats in an attempt to minimise the impact of disease outbreaks. Litoria aurea green and golden bell frog...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 12–31.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Chytrid disease in frog populations in eastern NSW. Pp. 27-37 in Frog Disease and Frog Hygeine, edited by A.W. White. Frog and Tadpole Study Group of NSW, Sydney. Frog Disease and Frog Hygeine 27 37 Mansergh, I., Davey, G. and Robertson, P. 1993. Reptiles and amphibians of Victoria...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 563–598.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and/or management of the species and the extent of further research on L. aurea that could benefit the recovery process. Frog endangered Litoria aurea biology review Alford, R.A. and Richards, S.J. 1997. Lack of evidence for epidemic disease as an agent in the catestrophic...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 62–68.
Published: 17 March 2014
...-living anurans from agricultural habitats. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 33(1): 95-104. Voigt, M. 1991. On the effects of crowding and pollution in tadpoles of the Brown Striped Marsh Frog (Limnodynastes peronii). Herpetofauna 21: 25-34. On the effects of crowding and pollution in tadpoles of the...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 210–216.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Ecological Applications 2: 3-17. Integrating scientific methods with habitat conservation planning: reserve design for northern spotted owls Ecological Applications 2 3 17 NPWS 2000. Hygiene protocol for the control of disease in frogs. NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service. Information...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 32–48.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Graham Pyke The Southern Bell Frog Litoria raniformis , like the closely-related Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea , is considered to be threatened with extinction and subject to the future development of strategies aimed at its recovery. A necessary component of this recovery process will...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 49–59.
Published: 17 March 2014
... design for northern spotted owls. Ecological Applications 2: 3-17. Integrating scientific methods with habitat conservation planning: reserve design for northern spotted owls Ecological Applications 2 3 17 NPWS 2000. Hygiene protocol for the control of disease in frogs. NSW National Parks...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 170–176.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Don Colgan Protein electrophoresis was used to investigate the genetic structure of populations of the Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea in the Sydney area. The investigation provided the following answers to three main questions. 1. Has habitat reduction and fragmentation reduced genetic...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 248–256.
Published: 17 March 2014
... occasions when translocation is necessary to guard against catastrophe (e.g., disease, wildfire, drought) by increasing the number of occupied sites. The concern about local adaptation can be overcome by limiting the distance over which frogs should be translocated until further information is available on...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 496–505.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Graham Pyke; Arthur White The Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea has declined dramatically in New South Wales. One hypothesis suggests that this decline is largely due to predation by the Plague Minnow Gambusia holbrooki , which was introduced into Australia as part of efforts to control...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 316–324.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Cameron Webb; Jean Joss Gambusia holbrooki is a small, aggressive fish introduced into Australia in 1925 to control mosquitoes. It has been suggested that this species may also prey on tadpoles and be a contributing factor in the decline of some Australian frog populations. We examined the...