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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 09 August 2021
...Stephen R. Sleightholme; Cameron R. Campbell ABSTRACT As a companion to the Thylacine Image Registry (Sleightholme & Campbell, 2021), the authors present the first comprehensive catalogue of the thirteen known motion picture films of the Thylacine or Tasmanian tiger ( Thylacinus cynocephalus...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 282–287.
Published: 16 September 2014
...Stephen Sleightholme; Cameron Campbell David Fleay's 1933 motion film footage of the last captive thylacine at the Beaumaris Zoo in Hobart was thought to be the only film record of this thylacine. The authors provide evidence to confirm that two earlier motion picture films, erroneously dated...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 1–15.
Published: 17 March 2014
... for the thylacine in The Wild Animals of Australasia . Robert Paddle (2000) considers the picture to be one of the chief causes of a “blossoming of the construction that the thylacine was a significant poultry predator” and notes that the photograph has been used in many published works. However, a former associate...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 471–475.
Published: 20 October 2011
.../strategy/intro.html. Freeman, C. 2005. Is this picture worth a thousand words? An analysis of Harry Burrell's photograph of a thylacine with a chicken. Australian Zoologist 33: 1-16. Is this picture worth a thousand words? An analysis of Harry Burrell's photograph of a thylacine with a chicken...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1998.021
EISBN: 9780958608503
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 13 April 2021
..., of vertebrate scavenging. It emphasises the need to consider multiple abiotic and biotic factors to properly understand the functional roles of different scavenger species. Longer-term studies with additional seasonal replicates may also yield a more detailed picture of the role of dingoes as apex scavengers...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 40–74.
Published: 02 June 2014
... Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 , 40% are regionally vulnerable, 20% regionally endangered and 2% likely to have become extinct in the region. Overall we estimate that 64% (382) of species are declining. These statistics present a grim picture of the survival of vertebrates...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 3–25.
Published: 17 March 2014
... is devoted to painting a word picture of habitats, familiar to the writer in the 1930s and 1940s, that are now extinct. Benson, D. and Howell, J., 1990a. Taken for Granted: The Bushland of Sydney and its Suburbs. Kangaroo Press: Sydney. Taken for Granted: The Bushland of Sydney and its Suburbs...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.010
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... in our understanding is the synergistic impacts of elevated CO 2 with other environmental stressors such as increasing ocean temperature and changing salinity. Until we have a better picture from laboratory and field based experiments which investigate multiple stressors in a chronic way over multiple...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 459–470.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Robert Paddle Life-history details are provided for the male thylacine from Tyenna, exhibited in Mary Roberts' Beaumaris Zoo, Hobart, from 1911 to 1915. The fine specimen attracted the interests of scientists, photographers and the general public alike. A motion picture film was taken of the animal...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 369–377.
Published: 14 October 2011
... autumn and spring were compared to a similar study of koalas in summer and winter, also in central Queensland, to generate a seasonal picture of the response of koalas to climatic variation. We also compared the microclimate temperature of a range of food and non-food tree species against daily ambient...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 133–147.
Published: 10 October 2011
... in NSW that prompted the establishment of threatened species legislation. Logging of this 200ha coupe (pictured from the air and on the ground) at Anteater Road, off the Imlay Road near the NSW-Victorian border, resulted in the loss of almost all trees of the Black She-oak Allocasuarina littoralis...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 336–339.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of pictures. Good pictures can make all the difference. A compelling photo can gain a story prominent newspaper coverage; and the rule is that without interesting pictures, there is no television story. There is a lot scientists can do to make the media work to their advantage. Unless they learn to use...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (2): 115.
Published: 17 March 2014
... supportive of the collec- published. It is interesting, however, that the delightful tion of natural history material in Australia, mainly due Pose in this picture obviously appealed to Gould, as he to his friendship with the and naturalist john ~ ~ ~ l d . reproduced it exactly for the plate of the Black...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 424.
Published: 14 April 2015
... of the grey-headed flying- highlighted in Chapter 7, entitled Point of View. The fox. Many photos are included not because they are pretty book concludes with a set of seven useful and referenced pictures but because they are biologically informative. appendices - fully illustrated, of course. When I...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 238.
Published: 17 March 2014
... document the changes induced by European settlement. We used both in our interpretation of the changes to the biota of the Hawkesbury-Nepeau catch- ment. Neither are without their biases and errors. The photographs available to us were taken as early as the 1880s, but for the earlier "pictures" we had...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 423.
Published: 14 April 2015
... knowledge in with the greatest age of developments in biological the pre-photographic centuries when biologists depended illustration. The editors and authors have clearly enjoyed upon artists to illustrate organisms. Some pictures in this selecting pictures from the Library s holdings that are both book...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 1–2.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of changes in the river system, where major environmental degrada- tion was initiated by European settlement in 1788. The picture presented by the authors is a telling reflection of the entire span of European culture in Australia. The authors acknowledge that their historical explorations could have gone...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 290–294.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Regarding Animals Baker, S. 2000.The Postmodern Animal, Reaktion Books, London. The Postmodern Animal Baker, S. 2001.Picturing the Beast: Animals, Identity and Representation. University of Illinois Press, Illinois. Picturing the Beast: Animals, Identity and Representation Bulbeck...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 143–178.
Published: 30 September 2020
... arrived at the Gardens, I went to pay my respects. A photograph? Mr. Le Souef s voice betrayed doubt, but he gave me a chance to get the pictures I so much desired. One of the little tigers was ringed with wire netting, and I jumped into the circle with a camera. In a second, the captive showed his...