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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 134–138.
Published: 30 September 2014
... Holes on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Biotropica, 33: 110-120. http://dx.doi.org/10/1646/0006-3606(2001)033%5B0110:TMOWFT%5D2.0.CO;2 134 2014 Australian Zoologist volume 37 (2) Introduction Tree hollows are a major feature within Australian habitats and an important functional resource used by...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 22–36.
Published: 04 October 2011
.... viminalis grassy/shrubby forest and dry E. obliqua forest) in south-eastern Tasmania, was examined using generalised linear modelling. The number of trees with potential hollows and the number of potential hollows was significantly higher in dry E. obliqua forest, compared with the other two forest types...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 329.
Published: 17 March 2014
... outside: 72%) and the temperature inside was 21.2"C (immediately outside: 24.4"C). This observation appears to be the first record of the species using tree hollows. A number of species of snakes are frequently encountered inside hollowed-out trees in the rainforest in this site, including the Carpet...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 464–468.
Published: 01 September 2018
... individual animals could be repeatedly radio-tracked. Across the short duration of the three periods of radio- tracking, we completed 234 animal × tracking day assessments of den location. Overall, we found that 10 of the 15 individual animals tracked used two or more hollow-bearing trees, with up to six...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 462–476.
Published: 17 March 2014
... forest habitats; O = optional or occasional i.e. can forage and/or breed in vegetation types other than forest; N = does not use forest for foraging, roosting or breeding. Use of tree hollows for roosting or nesting (F = frequently or always uses tree hollows for nesting or roosting; O = occasionally...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 54–57.
Published: 01 October 2020
... the threat of poaching from the and the entrance was 4700 mm above the ground. The wild. Its preferred habitat is Wandoo Eucalyptus wandoo hollow was in a Wandoo situated in ungrazed woodland woodland in which it is often found in hollows in trees (Figure 1). The hollow was first inspected by DAS in...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.046
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
..., whereas numbers of Brown Antechinus Antechinus stuartii were associated most consistently with tree hollows and then numbers of logs and coexisting Bush Rats Rattus fuscipes . Rats were not associated consistently with any single habitat components, but generally favoured sites of high vegetation density...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 443–448.
Published: 01 September 2018
... coupes are no longer assessed. A number of additional changes to the methodology of calculating the habitat zones has meant it is now more difficult to find areas with the threshold density of hollow-bearing trees than it was when the original prescriptions were developed over 20 years ago (Blair et al...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 220–230.
Published: 11 November 2020
..., whereas in other it is likely due to deteriorating habitat quality and the loss of hollow-bearing trees. Prior to the 2009 fires, 73 of 164 long term monitoring sites had been occupied by Leadbeater s Possum, while in the ten years since (with all sites having been surveyed a minimum of two times), 38% of...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 591–609.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the southern part of the study area, burnt roughly a fifth of the woodland area, destroying 16 trees with hollows used by Carnaby s Cockatoo, including three with nestlings (Saunders et al. 2014a). It also burnt breeding and foraging habitat to the south of the study area. While the fire had a major...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 565–574.
Published: 01 June 2020
... seasons (i.e. May-Sept) was compared for each disturbance period using the X2 test. Diet study Regurgitated pellets were collected during the habitat removal phase from below known roost trees and observed hunting perches and from the floor of two regularly used tree hollows. A total of 16 whole fresh...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
... possums and gliders of southern Queensland. pp. 1-25 in The Biology of Australian Possums and Gliders. edited by R.L. Goldingay and S.M. Jackson. Surrey Beatty and Sons: Chipping Norton. Eyre, T.J. 2005. Hollow bearing trees in large glider habitat in south-east Queensland, Australia: abundance, spaital...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 120–124.
Published: 07 September 2012
... breeding habitat of Gould's petrel (Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera). Biological Conservation 94: 115-25. Eradication of European rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) from Cabbage Tree Island, NSW, Australia, to protect the breeding habitat of Gould's petrel (Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera) Biological...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 June 2021
... least one egg. For of Burrawang (Macrozamia communis) and Black Sheoak the tree-hollow-nesters, the provenance of the nest was (Allocasuarina littoralis). 3. A power-line clearing 30 m estimated using a combination of the length of time over wide running the length of the site consisting of Tick which a...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 426–436.
Published: 17 March 2014
... an indication of the size of cypress measured for height and diameter at breast pine used by fauna as nesting habitat. height and then examined visually for tree hollows. Tree selection was aimed to cover Despite the small sample size, data in Table the range of tree sizes present in the survey 5...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 75–91.
Published: 01 January 2019
... ventured into the home range core of Female 1 (Figure 15). The roost sites of both females, as revealed by tracking, were mostly in dense tree canopies and tree hollows although crevices in Ficus macrophylla columnaris were used on occasions (Figure 16, Table 2). Tree hollow roosts were mainly in large...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 629–642.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Leroy Gonsalves; Brad Law ABSTRACT The Large-footed Myotis Myotis macropus is a threatened echolocating bat that uses a specialised ‘trawling' foraging strategy to hunt for aquatic prey. While the species is well known in freshwater habitats, in 2014 it was recorded for the first time roosting and...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 12 July 2021
... rainforest and tall open forest while shallow soils cover, wind speed (0-5), rain and flowering trees. on sandstone support heath and woodland. Geology influences the associated vegetation and hence the birds The majority of records were opportunistic detections that use particular habitat. between 1985 and...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 441–460.
Published: 19 September 2013
... disturbances have led to a reduction in old growth forest to 1/30th-1/60th of the extent of historical levels, a rapid collapse followed by a prolonged (≯30-year) shortage of populations of hollow-bearing trees throughout the Mountain Ash forests (which are critical habitat elements for many species of cavity...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 June 2021
... observations, and exposure disposition, and potential low abundance. to sunlight (Read and Bedford 1991; Ehmann 1992; Cogger et al. 1993; Foster and Littlely 2000). While Habitat remnants and the species they support are the use of holes has been recorded (Foster and Littlely more vulnerable to localised...