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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1998c.013
EISBN: 0-9586085-0-4
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 520–533.
Published: 01 September 2018
... their behavioural adaptations to developed landscapes. This study compared the behaviour of eastern grey kangaroos in a developed environment to those surrounded by a natural environment. Data were collected using infra-red camera traps that recorded one minute videos. Population density was calculated using pellet...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 343–349.
Published: 14 November 2014
...Jonathan Parkyn; Agung Challisthianagara; Lyndon Brooks; Alison Specht; Sapphire McMullan-Fisher; David Newell The natural diet of the camaenid land snail Thersites mitchellae (Cox, 1864) was investigated by examination of the faecal contents of specimens collected from a range of substrates...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 599–602.
Published: 17 March 2014
... syntopically in other places and sometimes form mixed-species groups (Coulson 1999). Despite the extensive geographical overlap between the two species, there is no evidence of hybridisation between the two species under natural conditions. That the two species are capable of producing hybrid offspring...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 351–376.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... and Tate, G.H.H. 1945.Mammals of the Pacific World. American Museum of Natural History / Macmillan, New York. Mammals of the Pacific World Chappell, J. 1987. Late Quaternary sea-level changes in the Australian region. Pp. 296-331 in Sea-level Changes, edited by M.J. Tooley and I. Shennan...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 351–364.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and A. Gunther. Facsimile reprint. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles. Boulenger, G. A., 1887. Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Natural History) Vol. 3. Lacertidae, Gerrhosauridae, Scincidae, Anelytropidae, Dibamidae, Chamaeleontidae. British Museum: London. Catalogue...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 137–142.
Published: 07 February 2013
..., J. and Gill, A.M. (eds.) Flammable Australia: the Fire Regimes and Biodiversity of a Continent. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Flammable Australia: the Fire Regimes and Biodiversity of a Continent 329 350 Shine, R. 1991.Australian Snakes. A Natural History. 223 pp., A. H...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.005
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 198–203.
Published: 14 October 2011
... & Sons, New York. Turtles: Perspectives and Research 417 434 Georges, A., Limpus, C.J., and Parmenter, C.J., 1993. Natural history of the Chelonia. Pp. 120-128 in Fauna of Australia Vol 2A Amphibians & Reptiles edited by Glasby, C.J., Ross, G.J.B., and Beesly, P.L. Australian Government...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.003
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The history of the transition of natural history from being at the centre of western science to the periphery is outlined. The development of a divide between amateurs and professionals is discussed as is the decline in nature study in school education. It is argued that understanding...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.008
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... platforms. Research since 2001 has revealed many previously unknown rock art sites with depictions of animals, especially in Wollemi National Park, as well as greater knowledge about contemporary animal distributions. In this paper archaeological and natural history studies are brought together...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.009
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... is given of the staff appointed from the museum's inception to the present, together with their interests, which were initially natural history and anthropology, to the current staff who are involved in systematics and phylogeny of various groups using morphological and molecular techniques. Finally...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.013
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
.... Together with the Region's indigenous flora and fauna, Sydney's exotic plants and animals create a ‘hot spot for biodiversity’ exceeding any natural area in its richness, with a total species richness of higher plants and vertebrates in excess of 10,000 species. Recognition of the importance of non-native...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.014
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.022
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.024
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The Ku-ring-gai local government area is a veritable hot bed of biological diversity as the area is peppered with numerous habitat types that support over 800 plant, at least 170 fungi and over 690 fauna species. The area plays and important part in Australia's cultural and natural history...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.026
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... suburbs of the ever-expanding city of Sydney. It is thus the longest-known koala population to Europeans in Australia, and it is now part of the natural history of Sydney. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.029
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The objective of this study was to relate the spread of the human population of Sydney to the natural history of the koala population in Campbelltown on its south-western edge. The first ever report of a koala by Europeans was near Bargo, just south of Campbelltown in 1798, making...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.031
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.033
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6