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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 August 2021
...David Milledge; Norman Graham; Jill Smith ABSTRACT A population of the Northern Long-nosed Potoroo Potorous tridactylus tridactylus in Tyagarah Nature Reserve on the far north coast of New South Wales was first recorded in 1985. In 1992, a cage-trapping study captured 15 individuals in the central...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 409–413.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Julie M. Old; Nicole E. Hunter; Jack Wolfenden ABSTRACT Infrared cameras are now used universally to study wildlife. In this study camera traps were used to report the use of bare-nosed wombat Vombatus ursinus burrows by other species. Eleven species were captured using camera traps. The species...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 414–423.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Mick Andren; David Milledge; David Scotts; Jill Smith ABSTRACT The Northern Long-nosed Potoroo Potorous tridactylus tridactylus is progressively disappearing from habitat remnants on the far north coast of New South Wales and is in danger of becoming extinct on the northern coastal plain...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 608–609.
Published: 17 March 2014
... clarification and lodged with the Australian Museum (registration number M33936). Morphometric data for the specimen include forearm 33.7 mm, fifth digit 37.5 mm, tibia 10.7 mm and tail 34.2 mm. The full list of bats captured at the site is in Table 1. The first record of the Hairy-nosed Freetail Bat in New...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 494–506.
Published: 28 January 2014
...Mick Andren; David Milledge; David Scotts; Jill Smith The Long-nosed Potoroo Potorous tridactylus tridactylus has declined substantially on the far north coast of New South Wales. In this study, the known and potential habitat of the Long-nosed Potoroo on the coastal sandplain in the region...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 649–654.
Published: 20 October 2011
.... and Johnston, SD. 2010. Monitoring male southern hairy-nosed wombat (Lasiorhinus latifrons) reproductive function and seasonality in a captive population. Animal Reproduction Science 118: 377-387. Monitoring male southern hairy-nosed wombat (Lasiorhinus latifrons) reproductive function and seasonality...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.010
EISBN: 0959995145
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.010
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... predation; and the endangered population of long-nosed bandicoots Peramales nasuta , vulnerable to competition from black rats. Caging experiments using artificial seedling patches in recently burnt areas showed that rabbits or long-nosed bandicoots rather than black rats were the biggest grazing threat...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.032
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... Long-nosed bandicoots Perameles nasuta were thought to have disappeared from inner western Sydney by the mid to late 1960s. This paper documents recent (2002-present) records of long-nosed bandicoots in the urban areas of inner western Sydney, including carcases (n=7), animals live-trapped...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 September 2018
... for half an hour in the Iron Range rainforest of Cape York Peninsula in 1979. At the time this was treated by hard-nosed scientists as “needing confirmation”, particularly as numerous earlier collecting expeditions had worked the area without the hint of a tree-kangaroo. John's report triggered a flurry...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 217–222.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the Tiger Quoll and the Red Fox on the capture rates of four species of CWR marsupials, the Long-nosed Bandicoot Perameles nasuta , the Southern Brown Bandicoot Isoodon obesulus , the Northern Brown Bandicoot I. macrourus and the Common Brushtail Possum Trichosurus vulpecula . None of these species...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 530–561.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., eye disease, withered ears, and scabs on the nose. Plausible explanations of the source of the disease (south-east Asia), its transmission (mosquitoes), and the pattern and scale of its spread (exceptionally wet summers) are proposed. Other possible vectors are discussed but do not adequately explain...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 71–77.
Published: 17 March 2014
... findings were made, including a southerly range extension of Semon's Leaf-nosed Bat Hippposideros semoni and a record of the Golden-tipped Bat Kerivoula papuensis in riparian vegetation in dry forest. A discussion on the value of employing a variety of techniques in a microchiropteran survey is presented...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 458–467.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Alex Kutt; Martin Schulz The flute-nosed bat Murina florium is a poorly known species that was first discovered in Australia at Mt Baldy State Forest on the Atherton Tablelands in north-eastern Queensland in 198 1. Subsequently there have been few other documented records despite intensive harp...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 392–397.
Published: 17 March 2014
...) was significantly (p < 0.001) shorter than the mean forearm length of 22 females (25.8 mm). The mean head-vent length of males and females (n=25) was 36.9 mm. Vespadelus vulturnus from ldalia NP is Australia's smallest mammal and on the basis of forearm length is within the size range of Kitti's Hog-nosed Bat...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 480–491.
Published: 17 March 2014
... costing 306 person hours) revealed 14 ground-dwelling mammal species, notably Long-nosed Bandicoot Perameles nasuta . All the techniques were judged to be of value for broad forest surveys as no technique covered all species. Hair trapping had the greatest limitations in this study but is still of value...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.014
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... and long nosed bandicoots Perameles nasuta . The great majority of killed swamp wallabies were male. There was a noticeable absence of small fauna. The dissemination of this study and others led to a public forum on road kill being held. From this public forum, a “RoadKill Committee” was formed...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.083
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... its potential in urban wildlife management, modelling the endangered population of long-nosed bandicoots at North Head. An “off the shelf” software package, VORTEX, was used to model data on population size, animal life span, reproduction rates, litter size, and mortality rates to simulate...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.013
EISBN: 0959995145
... Twenty-three cetacean species have stranded around Tasmania, the Long-finned Pilot Whale being by far the most numerous strander. Five species (the Pygmy Right Whale, Long-finned Pilot Whale, Sperm Whale, Common Dolphin and Bottle-nosed Dolphin) are considered as common members of the fauna...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 58–73.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Vanellus miles rescued for the care and temporary housing of native animals from the side of a major highway. (C) One of two by the wildlife rehabilitation sector in NSW. It was orphaned Southern Long-nosed Bandicoot Perameles developed in consultation with the NSW Wildlife nasuta twins being hand-raised...