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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 632–641.
Published: 17 March 2014
... sighted in the eastern part of the catchment, where rainfall is lower and mudstone is the dominant geology. The absence of platypus sightings from some rivers needs further investigation as it may reflect geology, stream ecology or land use practices. Smaller waterbodies such as farm dams and creeks...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.040
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... a pair of species. It is difficult to find either an ecological or historical explanation for this striking biogeographical feature . All eleven species are widespread in Tasmania and occur on a range of parent geologies, at a range of elevations and in a range of forest and woodland habitats. ...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (4): 3–6.
Published: 17 March 2014
... remarkable journey to Australia in 1939 and the fate of the fossils collected by the expedition. The Origin of the Collection (R. Dehm) In 1939, Dr Joachim Schroder, then Curator at the Bavarian State Collection for Paleontology and historical Geology in Munich, and I, then Lecturer for Geology...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 449–466.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Glider Petaurus norfoicensis , was tapped during supplementary searches. Elevation (climate) and best type were the major factors accounting for the distribution of this fauna. Minor environmental gradients included geology, the density of hollow-bearing trees, topography, logging intensity and fire...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 59–74.
Published: 07 September 2012
... of the highest altitude upland area in the Australian tropical savanna. Nine species, including two mammals and seven reptiles, were recorded at the limits of their known range, or in seemingly disjunct populations. Patterns of fauna assemblage in relation to underlying geology and associated habitat variables...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.035
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... details of vegetation, habitat, substrate and geology were analysed. All species exhibit a broad habitat range, and some are opportunistic exploiter s of novel habitats, such as roadside gravel and under walking track cording. Although patterns of habitat exploitation appear to differ between species...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.845
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... factors. At a landscape scale, abundance and taxon richness were influenced by geology (and related aspects of topography and soil), although response patterns varied between groups. There was a marked spatial patterning in richness, probably as a response to a rainfall-related productivity gradient. Past...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 636–640.
Published: 01 June 2020
... is scarce for H. millewae, though its dependence on spinifex (Triodia spp.) hummocks for shelter is well known (Nimmo et al. 2008; Cogger 2014; Canessa et al. 2015; Wilson and Swan 2017). Study area The Barrier Range is a series of low rocky hills and ridges of deformed sedimentary and metamorphic geology...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 3–41.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the Proceedings Royal Society of NSW, Vol. 110. Catastrophic Channel Changes in the MacDonald Valley, New South Wales, 1949-55 Journal of the Proceedings Royal Society of NSW 110 HERBERT, C., 1983. Geology of the Sydney 1:100 000 sheet 9130. P 225 in Geological Survey of NSW ed by C. Herbert. Dept...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 494–506.
Published: 28 January 2014
..., Australia Australian Journal of Ecology 22 460 70 Troedson, A., Hashimoto, R., Jaworska, J., Malloch, K., and Cain, L. 2004.New South Wales Coastal Quaternary Geology. New South Wales Department of Primary Industries, Mineral Resources, Sydney, NSW. New South Wales Coastal Quaternary Geology...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (2): 19–22.
Published: 17 March 2014
... - land and sea, geology, flora, fauna and climates. Another theme or section should cover Aboriginal history stretching over some 40,000 years. A third linked theme should cover the history of Europeans in Australia". Recognising the need to avoid duplication of existing institutions, the Committee...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 256–271.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... The primary aims were to better inform the distribution and population size in this area, and to describe the floristics and the geology of occupied sites. Methods Study area Survey sites were within Beecroft Peninsula (5250 ha), Booderee National Park (NP) plus associated freehold land (6380 ha), Bomaderry...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 983–990.
Published: 29 January 2012
... leaf-eating specialization. Lundelius Jr., E.L. and Turnbull, W.D. 1982. The mammalian fauna of Madura Cave, Western Australia. Part V: Diprotodonta (Part). Fieldiana: Geology 11: 1-31. The mammalian fauna of Madura Cave, Western Australia Part V: Diprotodonta (Part). Fieldiana: Geology 11 1...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 803–805.
Published: 07 December 2021
... involvement at the site, not only in Mawson, then Emeritus Professor of Geology at the leading the first 3 expeditions to collect at the sites University of Adelaide, recognised the daunting problem (2002-2004) but also their role in securing the funding of how little we Australians knew about the origin...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 265–268.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Blackbraes lies on the edge of the Einasleigh Uplands and Gulf Plains bioregions, an area characterised by a complex geology consisting largely of a series of ranges and plateau surfaces up to 1100 m in altitude. This includes the largest areas of basalt flow in north Queensland. Rainfall is high (600-1200...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (1): 3–4.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., Editor-in-Chief. NEW ZEALAND JOURNALS ,,tanL, ,r* .i.z <: 1 NZ Journal of Agricultural Research NZ Journal of Experimental Agriculture NZ Journal of Botany NZ Journal of Geology and Geophysics NZ Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research NZ Journal of Technology (replaces NZ Journal of Science) NZ...
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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 13 July 2022
... (Gondwana Rainforests) incorporates 40 reserves, extending 600km from New South Wales into south-eastern Queensland (Figure 1 - inset). The diverse geologies, topography and microclimates captured by these reserves drive both species and community diversity and provide refuge for ancient lineages of flora...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 388–395.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Beatty & Sons: Chipping Norton. Kimberley Rainforests 393 412 Isbell, R. F. and Murtha, G. G., 1972. Burdekin-Townsville region Queensland resources series: Geology and minerals. Department of National Development, Geographic Section: Canberra. Burdekin-Townsville region Queensland...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 188–193.
Published: 01 January 2018
... be cross boundary issues relating to the impacts of upstream activities, but freshwater flows provide generally unidirectional connectivity from hilltop to ocean. Together with surface geology, they establish the constraints and isolation of ecosystems through soil and moisture regimes, often resulting...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 30–54.
Published: 12 July 2021
...) and River Oak Open Forest (SR606) (Daly 2018 a and b). Figure 4 shows the approximately location of the main vegetation communities. The geology of the area is varied. In the north, the strata exposed on Red Rocks is Hawkesbury sandstone (Paix 1968). Forming the highest elevation of land in the study 2022...