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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.007
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1975.001
EISBN: 0959995110
...-century from about 1780 to the early 1830s and is the substance of the 1974 Presidential Address to the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales which was delivered under the title, “Naturalists of the First Fleet—Naturalists of Napoleon”. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.050
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
.... We argue that the ‘empty niche’ in publishing Australian natural history can be filled by the journals of Australia's naturalists' clubs, especially if the papers are accessible on-line via a common link enabling searching across all the clubs' journals simultaneously. We propose the acronym of JANCO...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (4): 731–737.
Published: 28 December 2020
...Alana de Laive; Chris J. Jolly ABSTRACT Chameleon Dragons Chelosania brunnea Gray, 1845 are well known amongst naturalists of northern Australia as being one of the most cryptic and least frequently observed of Australia’s large, iconic lizards. Despite their broad distribution across the savanna...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 September 2018
...John Winter; Roger Martin; Nick Baker; John Kanowski; Luke Leung ABSTRACT During the 1999 community survey of Australian tree-kangaroos by the Tree Kangaroo and Mammal Group of the Atherton Tablelands, the well-known naturalist, John Young, submitted a detailed account of watching a tree-kangaroo...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (3): 10–12.
Published: 17 March 2014
...C.T. Fisher A series of letters written from Australia by the naturalist and collector John Gilbert, to his employer John Gould in London, was recently discovered in Liverpool City Libraries and has since been edited for publication (Fisher 1985). One of these is a copy by the thirteenth Earl...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.037
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
... the study of human behaviour and meaning entirely to the social sciences and humanities or, more rarely, to religion. I argue that the attacks from the right and the left echo the same concerns; that evolution challenges the specialness of humans (it does), and that a naturalist world view endorses...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.021
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
... World Wide Fund for Nature asks the question, “Is science demonstrating leadership for conservation?” It is our view that science is not, and that is unfortunate since scientists, especially naturalists, were vital to the development of the very concept of conservation. We are concerned...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 200–204.
Published: 30 September 2020
.... The food habits of the frog, Myobatrachus gouldii (Gray). The Western Australian Naturalist 5: 93 96. Calaby, J. H. 1960. A note on the food of Australian desert frogs. The Western Australian Naturalist 7: 79-80. Duellman, W.E. and Trueb, L. 1986. Biology of Amphibians. McGraw-Hill, New York. Emerson, S...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 119–126.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Possum (Cercartetus lepidus [Thomas]) found living on the Australian mainland. The South Australian Naturalist 51: 63-66. The Little Pigmy Possum (Cercartetus lepidus [Thomas]) found living on the Australian mainland The South Australian Naturalist 51 63 66 Bennett, A. F. and Lumsden, L. F...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 853–857.
Published: 20 October 2011
... of Australian freshwater crayfish. Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 37: 237-242. Horwitz, P.H.J., Richardson, A.M.M. and Boulton, A. 1985a. The burrow habitat of two sympatric species of land crayfish, Engaeus urostrictus and E. tuberculatus (Decapoda: Parastacidae). Victorian Naturalist 102...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 229–237.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Alps ed. by R.B. Good, Australian Academy of Science: Canberra. Happold, D.C.D. 1989b. The value of faecal pellets for ascertaining the presence of Mastacomys fuscus (Rodentia, Muridae) in field surveys. Victorian Naturalist 106: 41-43. Happold, D.C.D. 1995. Broad-toothed rat. P. 423 in The Mammals...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (4): 205–209.
Published: 17 March 2014
...) pointed out, "Boorda" refers to the Aboriginal name for this species. I cannot find where Thomas obtained the word "Kirltana". Gilbert referred to both his specimens in his notebook on marsupials, a "do-it-yourself' field guide he had produced using a copy of Jardine's Naturalist's Library, volume XI...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 December 2019
...-tailed phascogales (phascogale tapoatafa) in the jarrah forest of south-western australia, Wildlife Dixon, J. and Huxley, L. 1989. Mammals of victoria from Research, 25: 511-526. the collection and notes of donald f. Thomson, The Victorian Naturalist, 106: 4-25. Soderquist, T. 1993. Maternal strategies...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 585–604.
Published: 01 June 2020
... benefit of humans. Naturalistic Primary interest in direct outdoor enjoyment of native Australian wildlife. Moralistic Primary concern for the right and wrong treatment of native Australian wildlife Ecoscientistic Concern for the important ecological functions that native Australian wildlife species...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/MEH.1975
EISBN: 0959995110
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 32–48.
Published: 17 March 2014
...., Northern, J.B., Street, R.J. and Yaldwyn, J.C. 1953. The frog, Hyla aurea as a source of animal parasites. Tuatara 5, 12-21. The frog, Hyla aurea as a source of animal parasites Tuatara 5 12 21 Brook, A.J. 1975. The distribution of Anuran amphibians in Victoria. Victorian Naturalist 92, 104...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 770–773.
Published: 20 October 2011
... of Mastacomys fuscus (Rodentia, Muridae) in field surveys. Victorian Naturalist 106: 41-43. Happold, D.C.D. 1998. The subalpine climate at Smiggin Holes, Kosciusko National Park, Australia, and its influence on the biology of small mammals. Arctic and Alpine Research 40: 241-251. Hocking, G. J. and Driessen, M...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (1): 22–28.
Published: 11 February 2013
.... Australian Alps Liaison Committee, Canberra. Dimpel, H. and Calaby, J.H. 1972. Further observations on the Mountain Pygmy-possum (Burramys parvus). Victorian Naturalist 89: 101-106. Further observations on the Mountain Pygmy-possum (Burramys parvus) Victorian Naturalist 89 101 106 Dixon...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 272–289.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of the Linnaean Society of London and keeper of the Natural History Section of the British Museum. Shaw s version was published in the July 1792 number of the Naturalist s Miscellany, with the name Myrmecophaga aculeata (Figure 1). Shaw wrote This extraordinary animal may well be considered amongst the most...