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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 25 February 2021
... the discrepancies in dingo densities across the DBF to study the ecological role of Australia’s largest terrestrial predator. We used drone imagery, ground based shrub and tree counts, and camera trap footage to test our hypothesis that there are alternate states in plant, bird and mammal assemblages on either side...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 505–509.
Published: 01 May 2020
... marsupial murid chiropteran genetics genomes conservation The Oz Mammals Genomics (OMG) initiative: developing genomic resources for mammal conservation at a continental scale Mark D. B. Eldridge1*, Janine E. Deakin2, Anna J. MacDonald3,6, Margaret Byrne4, Anna Fitzgerald5, Rebecca N. Johnson1...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 1–14.
Published: 02 June 2014
...Peter Green Two endemic rat species, Rattus macleari and R. nativitatis , went extinct on Christmas Island more than a century ago, contributing to an unenviable record of mammal extinctions in Australia. This paper provides the historical context for the extinctions, and shows they were...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 210–224.
Published: 17 March 2014
...David Paull; Elizabeth Date Twenty-one species of non-flying native mammals were positively identified during a systematic fauna survey of forest, woodland and scrub habitats in State Forests on the northwest slopes of New South Wales (1993-95). This is about 50% of the known historical diversity...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 108–118.
Published: 17 March 2014
...G. L. Blackwell Terrestrial mammals are a geologically recent addition to New Zealand ecosystems. However, in a very short space of time, they have become a significant feature of the environment. Introduced mammals form the basis of the country's economy, they provide world-recognised sporting...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (4): 197–204.
Published: 17 March 2014
...C. R. Tidemann A survey of the mammal fauna of the Willandra Lakes World Heritage region, New South Wales C. R. Tidemann Department of Zoology, Australian National University G.P.O. Box 4, Canberra, A.C.T. 2601 Present address: Department of Forestry, Australian National University, G.P.O. Box 4...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (1): 6–10.
Published: 17 March 2014
...P. Myroniuk A mammal trapping programme was conducted on Hinchinbrook Island between 13 December, 1985, and 11 January, 1986, for the Australian New Zealand Scientific Exploration Society (ANZSES). A total of 59 individual mammals were trapped, representing 10 species. Incidental sightings brought...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 419–425.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Michael Murphy A survey of the mammal fauna in the coastal forests and adjacent farmland in the Seven Mile Beach/Comerong Island area, near Nowra on the New South Wales south coast, recorded 22 native and 7 introduced species. lnsectivorous bats (10 species) comprised 45Y. of the native species...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 29–48.
Published: 07 September 2012
...James Val; Damon Oliver; Michael Pennay; John McLaughlin; Peter Ewin; Else Foster Baseline surveys of reptiles, birds and small mammals that occur in Dune Mallee woodlands in the Lower Murray Darling catchment of south-western New South Wales were conducted at 60 sites between October 2007...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 599–618.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Arthur White; D. Mason Extensive mammal surveys were carried out between 1998 and 2004 in the Riversleigh World Heritage Area and the Boodjamullah National Park in north-western Queensland. Thirty eight native mammal species were detected including a species (Spectacled Hare Wallaby) not recorded...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 605–628.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Jeff Short Guy Shortridge made extensive collections of mammals in southern Western Australia in the years 1904 to 1907, less than 80 years after first European settlement of the area. This paper reviews Shortridge's unpublished letters and the published papers that resulted from his collections...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.043
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The small mammal fauna of cattle-grazed and moderately frequently-burnt forest areas was compared with that of ungrazed forest using systematic replicated live-trapping over 18 months at 12 sites in north-eastern New South Wales. Nine species of small mammals were captured during the study...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1989a.002
EISBN: 978-0-9599951-1-4
... After evaluation of relevant recent geological and systematic literature, a scenario of the history of land mammals in the Australo-Pacific region is developed, as follows. Monotremes probably originated in the Australian section of Gondwana during the Cretaceous. Australidelphians reached...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 158–169.
Published: 01 January 2019
... to perform the procedures, and have access to appropriate education programs and resources . Additionally, the A compact and cheap system for field euthanasia of small mammals: the need, design and trial Murray V. Ellis1 and Susan G. Rhind*2 1Office of Environment and Heritage, Ecosystem Management Science...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 562–581.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Garry Daly ABSTRACT Fauna surveys were conducted near the coastal village of Vincentia on the south coast of New South Wales from 2000 to 2014 in response to a proposal to extend a golf course. The surveys consisted of trapping ground-dwelling mammals along six, 200 m long transects and targeted...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 110.
Published: 17 March 2014
...., 1988. The mammals of Kinchega National Park, western New South Wales. Aust. Zool. 25: 1-5. The mammals of Kinchega National Park, western New South Wales Aust. Zool. 25 1 5 RUST PPK, 1994. Coffs Harbour Eastern Distributor. Environmental Impact Statement Volume 2 - Appendices. Prepared...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 420–430.
Published: 17 March 2014
... ecologists have championed the role that research on exotic mammals in their countries (which are often more abundant and of lower conservation value than native mammals) could play in this process, and highlighted their potential as model systems within which to evaluate and advance contemporary ecological...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 406–409.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Peter Banks; K. Nelika; A. Hughes; Tania Rose Domestic dogs are typically prohibited from National Parks and other wildlife reserves partly because managers fear that dog faeces will deter native small mammals from their normal behaviours. We tested this notion for two native small mammals in Ku...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (3): 41–49.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Daniel Lunney; John Barker Mammals of the Coastal Forests near Bega New South Wales 11. Annotated Checklist Daniel Lunney and John Barker National Parks and Wildlife Service (NSW) 189-1 9 3 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW 2000 INTRODUCTION The checklist arose from a mammal survey (Lunney and Barker 1986a...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (1): 1–6.
Published: 17 March 2014
... CAUGHLEY, G., SHEPHERD, N. AND SHORT, J., 1987. Kangaroos, their ecology and management in the sheep rangelands of Australia. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Kangaroos, their ecology and management in the sheep rangelands of Australia DENNY, M. J. S., 1975. Mammals of Sturt National Park...