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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 492–504.
Published: 01 May 2020
... such as scat. Scat provides genetic information via residual host DNA on the outside of the scat, via characterising the genetic makeup of intestinal microbes that are present in the scat, or by examining the DNA remnants of prey items that have passed through the animal’s digestive tract. In this review, we...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.007
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
... Biodiversity conservation science and policy largely ignores the majority of species: the microbes and invertebrates. This biodiversity contains most genetic, metabolic and chemical diversity on Earth and underpins a wide variety of ecosystem services, an unexpected diversity of major industries...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.011
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... in the composition of microbial communities on algal surfaces and can be induced via exposure to ambient seawater microbes and cultures of putative pathogens. Direct consequences of bleaching include reductions in algal growth and fecundity. Bleaching also has indirect ecological effects on the alga, with bleached...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 229–231.
Published: 07 February 2013
... vertebrates in Australia. Pp. 25-44 in Biological Invasions: Economic and Environmental Costs of Alien Plant, Animal, and Microbe Species edited by D. Pimentel. CRC Press, New York. Biological Invasions: Economic and Environmental Costs of Alien Plant, Animal, and Microbe Species 25 44 Burgin, S...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 822–825.
Published: 20 October 2011
...: 1392 1398. Chen, T.H. and Lue, K. Y. 1998. Ecological notes on feral populations of Trachemys scripta elegans in northern Taiwan. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 3: 87 90. Cox, G. W. 2004. Alien Species and Evolution. The Evolutionary Ecology of Exotic Plants, Animals, Microbes, and Interacting...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 433–451.
Published: 13 April 2021
... in warmer seasons and in open habitats, and (2) greater foraging activity in cool seasons when competition with insects and microbes is reduced. We also predicted that (3) carcass persistence would be shorter in warmer seasons and as a result of dingo scavenging. Methods Study sites Our study sites cover...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 127–145.
Published: 01 December 2017
... a simple solution to some mental health issues by modifying the gut microbes but the main influence on the microbial population is diet (Albenberg and Wu 2014). But, the body s microbes do not just influence mental health; they appear to be the link between diet and health and may explain the benefits...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 173–177.
Published: 21 March 2014
... individuals which provide an easy to digest, microbe- enriched source of energy (Steinwascher 1978). Amphibian metamorphosis has been modelled as a function of tadpole size and growth rate and can be initiated after a minimum threshold size is achieved (Wilbur and Collins 1973). Tadpoles reared in high...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 358–366.
Published: 28 October 2021
..., animals, microbes, and interacting native species. Island Press, Washington. Crees, J.J. and Turvey, S.T. 2015. What constitutes a native species? Insights from the Quaternary faunal record. Biological Conservation 186:143-148. Crowther, M.S., Cairns, K.M., van Eeden, L.M. and Letnic, M. 2021...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 47–51.
Published: 17 March 2014
... conspicuous. Nevertheless other plants and plant-like groups (including fungi, algae, mosses, lichens) are also ecologically and numerically very important. 48 Australian Zoologist, Vol 28(14) The most abundant organisms are "microbes", which loosely include bacteria, viruses, single- celled "algae...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 568–579.
Published: 11 August 2020
.... To investigate the role of domestication on the function of behavioural play bows in canids. To analyse the canid microbiome at different life stages, and how it is affected by factors like age and gender.To compare the microbe of domestic dogs and dingoes. To better understand stress and its implications...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 544–549.
Published: 20 October 2011
... been substantial . Approximately 1,000 species, populations and communities are either endangered or vulnerable (DECC 2006). However, these figures are merely the tip of the iceberg because the status of most invertebrate species, fungi and microbes associated with endemic ecosystems are effectively...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 508–542.
Published: 01 December 2004
... ian Magpie 2 (D O"" C ) V> Torresian Crow 3 I ~ rt (D S AMPHIBIANS p;' ~ C Litoria infrafrenata I J ~ - P.l 0 ~ 0 Litoria microbe/as 5 5 5 b r+ ::r-0 Limnodynastes tasmaniensis I (D D'Q n i MAMMALS (D ~ 3 0 Canis lupus dingo P.l i J r+ 3 Hydromys chrysogaster I I ~ (I) w ~ N Perameles nasuta I (D...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (4): 696–730.
Published: 04 December 2020
..., A.I. and Gozlan, R.E. 2015. Evidence of threat to European economy and biodiversity following the introduction of an alien pathogen on the fungal animal boundary. Emerging Microbes and Infections 4: e52. https doi.org/10.1038/emi.2015.52 Examiner. 1931. Wednesday 25 February, page 4. The Cucumber...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.001
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): fmi–660.
Published: 28 October 2021
... of exotic plants, animals, microbes, and interacting native species. Island Press, Washington. Crees, J.J. and Turvey, S.T. 2015. What constitutes a native species? Insights from the Quaternary faunal record. Biological Conservation 186:143-148. Crowther, M.S., Cairns, K.M., van Eeden, L.M. and Letnic, M...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): fmi–fmcliii.
Published: 07 December 2021
..., A.I. and Gozlan, R.E. 2015. Evidence of threat to European economy and biodiversity following the introduction of an alien pathogen on the fungal animal boundary. Emerging Microbes and Infections 4: e52. https doi.org/10.1038/emi.2015.52 Examiner. 1931. Wednesday 25 February, page 4. The Cucumber...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327250
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608558
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327212
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2