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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 249–260.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Arthur White; Graham Pyke Translocations involving the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea have been under way in the Greater Sydney area since 1993. Case studies for four of these translocations are presented; the translocation sites being at Botany, Marrickville, Long Reef...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 501–507.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Matthew Mo Surveys of the impact of stem-boring insects were carried out across 14 Flooded Gum Eucalyptus grandis plantations in the New South Wales North Coast bioregion. This paper reports on novel observations made during this work of the Bleating Tree Frog Litoria dentata seeking refuge...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 510–516.
Published: 01 September 2015
...A.W. White; G.H. Pyke Long-term refugia or “over-winter” habitats are often overlooked in habitat restoration for the endangered Green and Golden Bell frog Litoria aurea . Studies identifying the occupation of this habitat or materials suitable to re-create it are lacking. Vegetation mounds were...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 381–402.
Published: 13 November 2014
...Ross Knowles; Karen Thumm; Michael Mahony; Harry Hines; David Newell; Michael Cunningham Several species of the Australo-Papuan genus Mixophyes (barred frogs) have declined markedly and are now considered threatened. During field investigations into the possible causes of declines, we observed...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 332–336.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Ross Goldingay; Brendan Taylor Road impacts on Australian frogs are poorly documented. This limits our ability to predict which species may be vulnerable to impacts and to develop strategies for mitigating impacts. We conducted foot-based surveys for road-killed frogs along two 100-m sections...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 198–209.
Published: 17 March 2014
...David Hunter; Graeme Gillespie A survey was conducted of the distribution and abundance of stream-breeding frogs within Kosciuszko National Park, with particular emphasis upon locating new populations of the endangered Spotted Tree Frog Litoria spenceri. Twenty-five streams were sampled within...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 118–126.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Garry Webb The effectiveness of various pitfall trap designs and pitfall/drift fence systems for sampling small ground-dwelling lizards and frogs in the forests of southeastern Australia was examined. Pitfall/drift fence systems employing long drift fences were more effective than short or no-fence...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 48–56.
Published: 17 March 2014
...A. W. White Public attention was aroused in 1989 to a world-wide phenomena involving the decline of frog species. Since then herpetologists around the world have begun to document the nature and scope of these declines. In Australia, two frog species ( Rheobatrachus silus and Taudactylus diurnis...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 139–142.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... The appetite and mobility of captive frogs did not appear to be affected by insertion of PIT tags as evidenced by no significant change in their body weight. No mortality related to the tagging method was recorded. At present, 194 free-living Liforia aurea have been marked, with no adverse effects experienced...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 257–258.
Published: 17 March 2014
... then are we really "saving" when we translocate them? Why Green and Golden Bell Frogs Litoria aurea should not be translocated - a personal opinion Allen E. Greer The Australian Museum, 6 College Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000 ABSTRACT Soecies and oa~ulations are. and alwavs have been. tied intimatelv...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 237–247.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Michael Mahony The Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea has undergone a reduction in range and significant population declines during the past 15 years. In this paper the decline is viewed from the perspective of declines and disappearances of other species of frog along the east coast...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 55–58.
Published: 07 September 2012
... to perform visual displays: the case of the Amazonian frog Hyla parviceps. Herpetologica 60: 420-429 How, when and where to perform visual displays: the case of the Amazonian frog Hyla parviceps Herpetologica 60 420 429 Duellman, W.E. and Trueb, L. 1994. Biology of Amphibians. Johns Hopkins...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 569–575.
Published: 20 October 2011
...E. Vanderduys; A. Kutt; J. Perry Barker, J., Grigg, G. and Tyler, M. 1995. AField Guide to Australian Frogs. Surrey, Beatty & Sons. Field Guide to Australian Frogs Cogger, H. G. 2000.Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Reed Books. Ingram, G. and Corben, C...
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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) 34 (3): 350–360.
Published: 14 October 2011
...C. Threlfall; D. Jolley; N. Evershed; R. Goldingay; W. Buttemer The Green and Golden Bell frog Litoria aurea is in major decline in Australia, where its distribution is now confined mainly to the east coast of New South Wales (NSW). Infection by the newly emerged amphibian fungal pathogen...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 319–333.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Arthur White; Graham Pyke Surveys carried out between 1990 and 1995 of almost all known historic locations within New South Wales (including the ACT) for the Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea revealed that the species had suffered a dramatic decline in distribution and abundance...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 271–284.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Will Osborne; Sam Patmore; David Hunter; Rod Pietsch The Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea disappeared from the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales in the early 1980's and despite many years of opportunistic survey, it was not until 1999 that it was rediscovered near the Upper Molonglo...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.015
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.018
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The forests of New South Wales (NSW) contain a diverse fauna of frogs and reptiles (herpetofauna) with approximately 139 species occurring in forests and around 59 species that are forest-dependent. Prior to 1991, this fauna group received scant attention in research or forest management...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.042
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Tadpoles of two stream-breeding, forest-dwelling frogs ( Mixophyes balbus and Heleioporus australiacus ) were exposed to multiple short-term suspended sediment influxes, simulating storms. Three sediment concentrations were represented (control, low - 200 mg·L −1 , and extremely high - 1655...