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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 180–187.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Garry Daly This paper outlines the development in 2001 of a management policy for the Yellow-bellied Glider Petaurus australis in the Eurobodalla Shire in response to case studies conducted by the author for a development proposal. The proposal to clear habitat for a school indicated...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
...C.R. Starr; R.T. Hughes; M.S. Hemmings; J.F. Coase; M. D. Jess ABSTRACT We present the results of field surveys and a radio-tracking study of the Greater glider Petauroides volans minor in the Bluff State Forest, North Queensland. Twenty-three spotlighting transects were surveyed twice in July 2018...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 23–28.
Published: 20 March 2014
... National Park Visitors Centre and a spotlighting excursion was organised to investigate the sighting. On the 30 March 2012 David Koffel, Debbie Andrew and Glen Harvey located the glider and confirmed its identity as a greater glider Petauroides volans . This was the first confirmed observation of a greater...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 941–952.
Published: 29 January 2012
... rapid population growth and the associated expansion of residential and infrastructure development in both urban and rural areas. The Yellow-bellied Glider is one of many threatened species occurring in the Shire and information about this species' habitat requirements is needed for conservation...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.038
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Forested habitat has been extensively cleared in south-east Queensland. We used the Alex computer program to conduct a preliminary population viability analysis (PVA) for squirrel gliders Petaurus norfolcensis living in a set of habitat fragments, embedded in an urban matrix in Brisbane. Our...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.039
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The squirrel glider Petaurus norfolcensis is listed as a vulnerable species across New South Wales. The population in the Wagga Wagga Local Government Area was considered to be at a higher level of threat ( i.e. in immediate danger of extinction) and was classified as an endangered population...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.031
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... Despite the difficulties associated with conducting research on the Yellow-bellied Glider Petaurus australis , a reasonable body of information has accumulated on its ecology. This information has been collected from several locations throughout the species’ range. Thus, it is timely to present...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1990.011
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.044
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Two very similar arboreal marsupials occur in subtropical eastern Australia: the sugar glider Petaurus breviceps , and the squirrel glider P. norfolcensis . Both are dependent on forest and do not occur once tree cover has been removed. Maps of the pre-European and recent extent of rainforest...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 251–255.
Published: 01 December 2019
... family (Goldingay and Jackson 2004), most notably Yellow-bellied Gliders Petaurus australis (Goldingay 1987) and Sugar Gliders P. breviceps (Smith 1982). Rich in sugars, tree sap provides an important source of energy for these intermediate-sized omnivores (Hume 1999). Confirmation of sap in the diet has...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.032
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
..., the two largest species of gliding possums, the Greater Glider and the Yellow-bellied Glider, and their two major predators, the Powerful Owl and the Sooty Owl, meet the criteria for target species requiring management emphasis. These species may indicate the likely effects on animal communities...
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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 (2014) 37 (2): 134–138.
Published: 30 September 2014
... of three days and nights, and species’ use of the hollow analysed. A total of seven vertebrates (one frog, two reptile and four mammal species) were recorded using the hollow, which included diurnal and nocturnal species. Use by the Feathertail Glider was the most frequent compared to other species...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 139–142.
Published: 01 October 2020
... accumulated between 2011 and 2018. A total of 12 mammal species was detected in the diet, with the Bush Rat Rattus fuscipes , Agile Antechinus Antechinus agilis , Sugar Glider Petaurus breviceps and Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus dominating. The diet also included three threatened species, the Eastern Pygmy...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 204–215.
Published: 14 October 2011
... native mammals) employ periods of daily torpor or prolonged multi-day torpor (hibernation) to conserve energy. Daily torpor is used by dasyurids (e.g. dunnarts, antechinus, quolls), myrmecobiids (numbat), tarsipedids (honey-possum), petaurid possums (e.g. sugar glider), rodents (but only known...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (2): 19–28.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., the Greater Glider and Acrobates pygmaeus, the Feather-tailed Glider in the forests of the NSW Forestry Commission's S.E. Hardwood, Pulpwood and Sawlog Management Area. Forestry Commission of NSW, Sydney. BRAITHWAITE, L.W., 1983. Studies of the arboreal marsupial fauna of eucalypt forests being harvested...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
... hollows) to persist within otherwise unsuitable early growth stages. These reserved mature forest areas allow recolonisation of regenerating stands by providing source populations from which new recruits can establish populations or expand local areas of occupancy, such as for Greater Glider Petauroides...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (1): 5–9.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Robyn Leeson; Robert Wallis CRAIG, S. A., 1985. Social organization, reproduction and feeding behaviour of a population of yellow-bellied gliders, Petaurus australis (Marsupialia: Dasyuridae). Aust. Wildl. Res. 12: 1-18. Social organization, reproduction and feeding behaviour...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 105–116.
Published: 02 June 2014
... Poyser, London. Cuckoos, Cowbirds and other Cheats Dobson, M., Goldingay, R.L. and Sharpe, D.J. 2005. Feeding behaviour of the squirrel glider in remnant habitat in Brisbane. Australian Mammalogy 27: 27-35. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AM05027 Doucette, L. 2007. Aggressive behaviour...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 214–228.
Published: 17 March 2014
... distribution of the Brush-tailed Phascogale Phascogale tapoatafa and Squirrel Glider Petaurus norfolcensis in New South Wales. Ayers, D., Nash, S. and Baggett, K. 1996. Threatened Species of Western New South Wales. NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, Hurstville: NSW. Threatened Species...