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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.039
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... - particularly the West MacDonnell and Flinders Ranges as of national significance for conservation. The implications of the use of land snail data for conservation assessment, particularly for the identification of terrestrial refugia, are discussed. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.042
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... practices are having major impacts on this temporally dynamic archipelago of unique refugia and comparatively few patches remain. These thickets are not renowned for their vertebrate faunas but are inhabited by relatively diverse invertebrate communities including many undocumented land snails. Land snails...
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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.011
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Land snails are an important group of non-vertebrate animals that can provide important insights into the management and conservation of forests. The distribution patterns of Australian land snails reflect the historical events that have forged the continent's varied environments, in particular...
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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.084
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... Woodland or limestone outcrops at Jenolan Caves. There is a number of species endemic to the Sydney region including the endangered Cumberland Plain Land Snail Meridolum corneovirens , which is only found in western Sydney. Most species have small ranges and can survive in small areas, therefore even...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.063
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... only for high profile, charismatic vertebrate species. This paper presents three case studies, two land snails Lord Howe Placostylus Placostylus bivaricosus and Mitchell's Rainforest Snail Thersites mitchellae , and the lepidopteran Purple Copper Butterfly Paralucia spinifera , to demonstrate some...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 590–598.
Published: 20 October 2011
... of the behaviour of the first substantial population discovered beyond Stotts Island is described. Like many land snails it was found to be nocturnal and sensitive to light. It appears to be highly sensitive to atmospheric humidity, and while active was mainly found on logs and leaf litter. Suggestions are made...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
10.7882/FS.2010.022
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
..., the University's infrastructure, and open agricultural lands. The data presented in this chapter are opportunistic records of species recorded since the early 1990s. Based on these data, both taxa of protected invertebrates of the area, Cumberland Plain Land Snail Meridolum corneovirens and jewel beetles...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 554–560.
Published: 20 October 2011
... Australia: an eco-historical interpretation. Queensland Geographical Journal 6: 49-56. Relict lizards and rainforest refugia in eastern Australia: an eco-historical interpretation Queensland Geographical Journal 6 49 56 Stanisic, J. 2005. A karst of thousands: land snails of the Chillagoe...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 47–51.
Published: 17 March 2014
... ed by J. D. Majer. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge. Animals in primary succession: the role of fauna in reclaimed lands 423 38 PONDER, W. F. AND CLARK, G. A., 1990. A radiation of hydrobiid snails in threatened artesian springs in western Queensland. Rec. Awl. Mus. 42: 301-363...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 329–357.
Published: 01 December 2019
... which AUSTRALIAN LAND SNAILS VOLUME 2.A may illustrate how beautiful snails actually are. I hope that this book will help to lift them a little bit out of the FIELD GUIDE TO SOUTHERN. CENTRAL AND negligence that they re often facing. WESTERN SPECIES Frank Koehler, Australian Museum J Stanisic, M Shea, D...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 2004
... that some would be found. Among the named land snails, Misdaoma weulii is restricted to 4 ha near the northwest coastal village of Stanley (Bonham 1999), Pasmadittajungermanniae is now only found in Cataract Gorge in Launceston (Bonham 2003), and Discocharopa vigens seems to be disappearing over its small...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 655–678.
Published: 20 October 2011
... of Coastal New South Wales and the Murray-Darling Basin. NSW Fisheries Final Report Series No. 33. NSW Fisheries, Sydney, NSW. Threatened and Potentially Threatened Freshwater Fishes of Coastal New South Wales and the Murray-Darling Basin Murphy, M.J. 2007. The diverse land snail community...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (2): 108–113.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... It is known that transferred sperm may remain viable in some pulmonates for over one year, hence the pest status of species such as the giant African land snail Achatina fulica (Bowdich) and the common garden snail Helix aspersa Miiller, which once fertilized, have enormous breeding potential. Paras...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): fmii–fmcdxcviii.
Published: 31 August 2022
.../20 Wildfires on True Bug Priority Species (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera) in the Northeast Forests of New South Wales Gerasimos Cassis, Ryan Shofner, Shawn Laffan and Marina Cheng 352 Assessing the immediate impacts of the 2019/2020 bushfires on land snails in north-eastern New South Wales Junn...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 410–418.
Published: 01 November 2023
.... (2022) found land snail populations declined in areas affected by severe fires, but the impact on conservation was limited. As repeated throughout the Megafires book, the absence of good pre-fire data made it difficult to thoroughly assess fire impacts on beetles and land snails. This 412...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): fmi.
Published: 31 August 2022
... of Black Summer 2019/20 Wildfires on True Bug Priority Species (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera) in the Northeast Forests of New South Wales Gerasimos Cassis, Ryan Shofner, Shawn Laffan and Marina Cheng 352 Assessing the immediate impacts of the 2019/2020 bushfires on land snails in north-eastern New South...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 643–653.
Published: 31 August 2022
..., particularly if they are narrowly distributed. Nationwide, 56 species of land snails were identified as needing priority assessments, with respect to possible impacts of bushfires (Legge et al. 2020). Twenty-six of these were the focus of the study by Foon et al. (2022), and an additional five species...