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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 120–124.
Published: 07 September 2012
... breeding site of a threatened endemic seabird, the Gould's Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera. This paper outlines some of the ecological interactions between this iconic palm and this enigmatic seabird. P. leucoptera nests in rock cavities, under fallen palm leaves, or in hollow fallen palm trunks...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2003.009
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... ingestion. Throughout the oceans of the world, tens of thousands of seabirds are accidentally killed on longlines each year. Mitigation measures are effective for surface-feeding species, such as albatrosses and giant petrels, but are less effective for deep-diving species, such as shearwaters. Significant...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 105–116.
Published: 02 June 2014
... Nilsson, S.G. 1986. Evolution of hole-nesting in birds: On balancing selection pressures. Auk 103: 432-435. Evolution of hole-nesting in birds: On balancing selection pressures Auk 103 432 435 Priddel, D. and Carlile, N. 1995. Mortality of adult Gould's Petrels Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 75–91.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... Results Community consultation Community consultation produced anecdotal records and one photographic record of Tyto novaehollandiae taking a Lord Howe Woodhen Hypotaenidia sylvestris, as well as multiple anecdotal accounts of predation of breeding seabirds, particularly the Black-winged Petrel Pterodroma...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 86–87.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Gull, Larus dominicus, Westland Petrel Rocellaria westlandica, and Cook's Petrel, Pterodroma cook. From his home in Arncliffe he regularly visited Botany Bay and studied the waders. In 1952 with H. T. Condon he produced a "Field Guide to the Waders" published by the Bird Observers Club of Victoria...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 1–8.
Published: 04 October 2011
..., good public communication and adaptive management with a clear objective of increasing the population and breeding success of Gould s Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera. Nicholas went on to use his communication skills to sell the story of the bizarre Lord Howe Island Phasmid Dryococelus australis now...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 January 2019
... northern and southern giant petrels (Macronectes halli and M. giganteus) and other native birds Introduction of invasive pests to an island Alderman (2013); Springer (2018) Australian Zoologist volume 40 (1) Killing native species to benefit native species 2019 55 Theme Edition: Killing for Conservation...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 92–96.
Published: 04 October 2011
.... Sex determination of antarctic petrels Thalassoica antarctica by discriminant analysis of morphometric characters. Polar Biology 14: 143-145. Sex determination of antarctic petrels Thalassoica antarctica by discriminant analysis of morphometric characters Polar Biology 14 143 145 McNamara...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 95–98.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and had their nests on the rocky coastal outcrops. Seals lay wearily on the frozen sea ice between the islands and the mainland. Skuaq petrels and Cape Pigeons swirled through the air. In tiny crevasses in the rock black fungi or miniature green moss defied the elements. While at Casey, sampling was also...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (1): 5–14.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of Petrel, both species breeding; the latter bird I have no distinct remembrance of having before seen, it is rather larger than Thalassidroma Wilsonii, but instead of being black as in all the species of the above genus I remember, the darker colour of the back wings and tail are all inclined to greyish...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 26–32.
Published: 17 March 2014
...: they are isolated, small, rocky, sea-swept, and the outer ones present formidable landing difficulties. They were known as the breeding place of the White- faced Storm Petrel, Wedge-tailed Shearwater, Fairy Penguin, Crested Tern and Silver Gull (the now-nesting Pelicans are newcomers of later years). To visit them...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 108–118.
Published: 17 March 2014
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 288–297.
Published: 17 March 2014
... are biased, we are scientists and work for NPWS. Free as a bird appeared in giant letters over a great photo of one of our colleagues holding a seabird on a hilltop on an island. This large crisp photo bears the caption, Research officer Nicholas Carlile with a young Gould s petrel driven to near...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 296–344.
Published: 01 January 2018
... mammals (whales and dolphins), marine turtles and sea snakes were not included. Marine birds (e.g. albatross, petrels) were included in the data set. Any entity with the following text unidentified , sp. or (this usually denotes two similar species e.g. musk/rainbow lorikeet) was not included. Mapping...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608565
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/EZH.1979
EISBN: 0959995102
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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
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1979
DOI: 10.7882/FHY.1979
EISBN: 0959995129
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/0958608598
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327236
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6