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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 326–351.
Published: 20 May 2022
... summer wildfires, we used expert elicitation to analyse the traits of frogs that potentially influence fire sensitivity or resilience. Traits that were ranked high in terms of influencing fire sensitivity were range size, dominant adult habitat, reproductive mode, and relative abundance. While species...
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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) 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) 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? Colgan, D., 1996. Electrophoretic variation in the Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea. Aust. Zool. 30(2): 170-76. Electrophoretic variation in the Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea Aust. Zool. 30 170 76 Dodd, C. K...
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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) 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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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
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...