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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.003
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... Red-eared Sliders Trachemys scripta elegans have become the ubiquitous ‘pet terrapin’. They are endemic to much of eastern United States of America and northern Mexico, and have been traded to the four corners of the world, mainly from the ‘turtle farms’ of Louisiana, predominantly for the pet...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.007
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... of, or trade in, reptiles or frogs for pets is permitted. Seven species of reptiles and two of frogs are declared under the Act as “threatened”, while a total of 26 lizard, 8 snake and 5 frog taxa are listed as Reserve List Fauna and five species of reptiles are declared to be “specially protected”. ...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 351–376.
Published: 17 March 2014
... or archaeological sequences that may indicate recent introduction; (5) ethnozoological evidence of long associations between humans and certain wild species that are known to be carried around in watercraft as pets or for food, trade or ceremonial purposes; (6) island assemblages of vertebrates that favour human...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 100–103.
Published: 04 October 2011
... fisheries, and is also widely used for aquaculture and as a pet in the aquarium trade. Recently, the species has become established in parts of Australia outside its natural range. This paper documents sites of translocation in the coastal drainages of eastern New South Wales, Australia. Potential...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.002
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
.... Mike Archer argues that eating our native fauna is a better conservation option than the current paradigm of an English agricultural landscape that excludes native fauna and is composed almost entirely of introduced plant and animal species. The trade-off for the retirement of sheep from much...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (1): 81–83.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Penni Brydon THE cheetah ( ~ c ~ ~ o R ~ x jubatus) is an endangered species, with less than 5 000 animals believed left in the wild. Although the fastest land mammal, the cheetah has fallen prey to hunters and been captured for the illegal pet trade. Changes to habitat have removed many...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 314–325.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... McFadden, M.S., Topham, P. and Harlow, P.S. 2017. A ticking time bomb: Is the illegal pet trade a pathway for the establishment of Corn Snake (Elaphe guttata) populations in Australia? Australian Zoologist 38: 499-504. doi: 10.7882/ az.2017.006 Medway, B. and Kerswell, A. 2009. Yeramba Lagoon Catchment...
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Australian Zoologist (2024) 43 (3): 443–454.
Published: 22 February 2024
... (Browne 2004; De Lathouder et al. 2009) could indicate competitive superiority over T. scripta, but is probably mainly attributable to recurrent release of E. macquarii, which unlike T. scripta is readily available in the Australian pet trade, as well as efforts to remove T. scripta (O Keefe 2009...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 20–27.
Published: 17 March 2014
... been exported. They are exported live, and are destined for the exotic pet trade for reptile and frog enthusiasts. Butterflies and other insects constitute another major group exported. They are exported dead and are destined for curio collectors and insect enthusiasts, while some of the lower quality...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 548–564.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Australia, has been traded throughout the world and is now a common exotic pet. Selective breeding for designer lizards has led to different morphs like this hypo translucent bearded dragon. Photos, M. Mo. B) in the NSW Native Animal Keepers Species List3 (OEH 2016). The list currently includes two...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 379–384.
Published: 17 March 2014
... CITES 2003. (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora). Trade in tortoises and freshwater turtles: Development of mid- and long-term conservation measures for tortoises and freshwater turtles. AC19 Deco. 15.2(Rev. 1). http://www.cites.org/eng/res/11/11-09R13.shtml...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 181–202.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... In 2018, the Victorian trial was approved as a developmental wildlife trade operation under the EPBC Act 1999, enabling participating pet meat processors to export kangaroo skins. The Australian Capital Territory Kangaroo Management Plan 2010 does not permit commercial use of kangaroos, but unlike...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 585–604.
Published: 01 June 2020
... in the pet trade to provide enjoyment to humans Corroboree frog 16. Please choose which response you relate to the most: * Mark only one square F The corroboree frog is beautiful because of its black and yellow pattern, therefore they should be protected F Corroboree frog populations should be controlled...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 68–75.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the I worked in, Borneo and places like that, there isn t a point. When you look at the animals that we eat versus distinction between what s a pet and what s edible. They what we don t eat, and the decision as to what is a pet value the animal totally and depending on the situation versus traded...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 229–231.
Published: 07 February 2013
... 44 Burgin, S. 2007. Status report on Trachemys scripta elegans: Pet terrapin or Australia's pest turtle?’. Pp. 1-7 in Pest or Guest: The Zoology of Overabundance edited by D. Lunney, P. Eby, P. Hutchings and S. Burgin. Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Mosman, Australia. Pest...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 67–74.
Published: 01 January 2019
... dog, it was not a wild dog. It was somebody s pet. In fact, evoking the cane toad as enemy of the home pet is much stronger publicity than the native animals. The bush tucker is much stronger in Aboriginal communities, and that s what Dana Lyons is talking about. He is basically talking about goannas...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/9780958608534
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 316–323.
Published: 17 March 2014
... escaping a quarantine net during experiments on an island in Spencer Gulf. If the virus spreads unchecked, researchers say, it could have devastating social and economic consequences for laboratories, pet-rabbit owners and breeders, the rabbit, meat and fibre trade, as well as sporting and professional...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 383–430.
Published: 14 October 2011
... such as pepper tree seeds and bacteria. This stopped the export trade, and the pet food market became the alternative and was rapidly developed. What most interested the graziers, Fox pointed out, was that someone else would do the shooting. The maps of the chillers reflected where the animals were being culled...