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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 220–231.
Published: 27 October 2023
... quantitative or qualitative analysis. Consequently, almost nothing is known about the character of this very obvious song. We made eight recordings of the dawn song of a male individual at the start of the breeding season on the south-east coast of Australia, in spotted gum forest, 350 km south of Sydney...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 47–51.
Published: 07 February 2023
... and populations. In the current study, display flights of male Brown Songlarks ( Cincloramphus cruralis Vigors and Horsfield 1827) before and after the application of fenitrothion ( O,O -dimethyl- O -[3-methyl-4-nitrophenyl]-phosphorothioate) during locust spray operations around Conargo, south western New South...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 315–330.
Published: 14 October 2011
...S Johnston; C Rumph; M Lucht; D Stenzel; V Nicolson; D Blyde; T Keeley Despite its vulnerable conservation status there is scant information on male Greater Bilby Macrotis lagotis reproduction. Observations of gross anatomy revealed a testis to body weight ratio of 0.08 - 0.'7% (n = 4...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.063
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... The male reproductive cycle of Tiliqua scincoides scincoides is described on the basis of variation in testis dimensions and testicular and epididymal histology of museum specimens. Sexual maturity occurs at smaller body sizes in southern Australia than in Queensland. Spermatogenesis commences...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 368–389.
Published: 13 November 2023
... was monitored at nominally weekly intervals, by sex, across the duration of the flying season in six mire patches in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales. There was a preponderance of adult males and a relatively consistent trend in changing relative abundance of adult males compared to females within mire...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 434–439.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Mark Fitzgerald; Richard Shine ABSTRACT Carpet Pythons ( Morelia spilota ) exhibit substantial geographic variation not only in size and colour, but also in mating systems: reproductive males in some populations battle with their rivals, whereas courting males in other locations tolerate...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 55–70.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., males are larger than females both in snout-vent length and in mass. Large specimens are notably lacking from collections made during the coolest time of year. The number of premaxillary teeth is not correlated with head size. However, the number of acrodont teeth on the maxilla and dentary increases...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 287–338.
Published: 31 October 2023
... male captured at Penney’s Flats on the Arthur River by 19 year old Roy and 59 year old Dan Delphin on the evening of Monday 7 th July 1930. Thylacine Thylacinus cynocephalus Beaumaris Zoo (Hobart) Last captive Museum specimens An exploration of the evidence surrounding the identity...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 238–245.
Published: 17 March 2014
... specimens, and tail length was in positive allometry in juveniles, but negative in adults. Sexual dimorphism was evident in body size and shape. Males grew larger and reached maturity at larger sizes than females. While juvenile shape did not differ between the sexes, mature males had proportionately longer...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 49–59.
Published: 17 March 2014
... lagoon within Yuraygir National Park. Permanent tagging of frogs was conducted between August 1998 and March 2003. Population estimation based on the mark and recapture of frogs in 1998-99 suggested that the population contained at least 100 adult male frogs. Approximately 75 male bell frogs called from...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 62–82.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of distinctive marks could sometimes be used to identify individuals. Distinctive markings may be short term and useful until the next moult, or longer term and maintained over years. Females provided more identifying marks than males, with 28.6% of preserved adult female tails having black spots and/or bars...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 116–122.
Published: 26 May 2023
... and became synonymous with visits to the island. Peafowl eventually became too much of a nuisance and in 2009 the population was reduced by the Rottnest Island Authority leaving just male birds. In April 2022 the last peafowl died. We present the history of peafowl on Rottnest Island and describe how...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 393–407.
Published: 14 October 2011
... distributed over agricultural land in the Pakenham area, on the south-eastern urban-fringe of Melbourne, Victoria, during the 2005/06 breeding season. Our aim was to identify key areas for the conservation of L. raniformis . We recorded L . raniformis at 14 waterbodies where we marked 31 males and 16 females...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 88–90.
Published: 17 March 2014
...T. Marshall; B. L. McIntyre Taste panel assessments were conducted to gain information on the eating quality of kangaroo meat. Meat, from six male and six female animals ranging in age from 1.5 to 9 years was assessed by taste panels for tenderness (on a six point scale), flavour (on a five point...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 383–386.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Allen Greer; Alison Mills In a sample of 49 mature Litoria dentala from a single Sydney population collected over two consecutive nights in early autumn, males were significantly more common than females. Males and females had similar average weights, but females averaged larger in snout-vent...