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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 124–138.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Matthew Mo; Mike Roache; Deb Lenson; Heidi Thomson; Mitchell Jarvis; Natalie Foster; Angie Radford; Lorraine Oliver; Damon L. Oliver; Joss Bentley ABSTRACT Flying-fox camps in urban areas are a contentious wildlife management issue. Since 2012, Grey-headed Flying-foxes Pteropus poliocephalus have...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 515–528.
Published: 01 June 2020
... collected and photographed oral ejecta pellets under trees with high flying-fox activity, some containing evidence of multiple masticated insects. Further genetic analysis proved that these pellets came from Grey-headed Flying-foxes Pteropus poliocephalus . We propose that flying-foxes use an array...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 240–253.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Peggy Eby; Greg Richards; Linda Collins; Kerryn Parry-Jones The Grey-headed Flying-fox Pteropus poliocephalus has an expansive range. However, the species actually occupies a relatively restricted and continuously changing habitat area, which is primarily defined by irregular patterns of nectar...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 447–457.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Linda Christesen; John Nelson The vocalisations emitted by adult and juvenile Grey-headed Flying-foxes Pteropus poliocephalus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae) within daytime camps and night nurseries were studied using audio and video data. The calls were differentiated via discriminant analysis...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 698–710.
Published: 20 October 2011
.... Flying-fox Pteropus poliocephalus shooting orchard humane killing animal welfare AWAC. 2008. Animal Welfare Advisory Committee's Recommendations. Advice to the Minister for Primary Industries and Fisheries, The Honourable Tim Mulherin Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (Qld) Queensland...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 341–348.
Published: 14 October 2011
...M. Bennett; M. Forwood Fluorochrome labelling of bone formation was used to examine the effect of exercise (flight) on the wing skeleton of fruit bats, Pteropus poliocephalus , over a 194 day period. The bats in this study had been born and raised in captivity and it was hypothesised that the large...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.045
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... The Grey-headed Flying-fox Pteropus poliocephalus is a large (to 1000 g) bat, endemic to coastal, south-eastern Australia (Queensland, NSW, Victoria). Sustainable management of P. poliocephalus , recently listed at State and Federal level as Vulnerable, must ensure its conservation...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.028
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.059
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 76–100.
Published: 17 March 2014
... parameters of reproduction observed in the wild, and in captive breeding colonies of P. poliocephalus, P. alecto and P. scapulatus , and survival rates that are likely to apply to Australian conditions. Our models show explicitly that flying-fox populations have a very low capacity for increase, even under...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 19–41.
Published: 01 October 2020
... management Grey-headed Flying-fox human-wildlife conflict Pteropus poliocephalus urban ecology ABSTRACTFrom cleared buffers to camp dispersal: mitigating impacts of the Kareela flying-fox camp on adjacent residents and schools Matthew Mo1*, Mike Roache1, Rebecca Williams2, Ian N. Drinnan2 and Beth...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.020
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... Determining the population dynamics of the vulnerable Grey-headed Flying-fox, Pteropus poliocephalus requires accurate methods of estimating the age of wild animals. Traditionally, wild juvenile P. poliocephalus have been aged by comparing their forearm measurements to those of known-aged...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 175–180.
Published: 17 March 2014
... with the mother as it grew more independent. Similarities were found between the development of P. scapulatus and that of the Grey-headed Flying-fox P. poliocephalus . Maternal behaviour was similar to that described for Pteropus in the wild. George, H., 1990. Grey-headed Flying Foxes. Pp. 159-69...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (3-4): 49–54.
Published: 17 March 2014
...K. A. Parry-Jones; M. L. Augee AUSTRALIAN BUREAU OF STATISTICS, 1990. Estimated resident population of statistical local areas New South Wales, at 30th June, 1988 Final and 1989 Preliminary. Commonwealth of Australia: Sydney. PARRY-JONES, K., 1987. Pteropus poliocephalus...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 310–315.
Published: 17 March 2014
... (Megachiroptera: Pteropodidae) reaching New Zealand. NZ J. Zool. 2: 227-31. First record of an Australian fruit bat (Megachiroptera: Pteropodidae) reaching New Zealand NZ J. Zool. 2 227 31 Eby, P., 1991. Seasonal movements of Grey-headed Flying. foxes, Ptetopus poliocephalus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.033
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... Forest Bat V. regulus , Little Forest Bat, V. vulturnus , Eastern Falsistrelle Falsistrellus tasmaniensis , Lesser Long-eared Bat Nyctophilus geoffroyi and the endemic Tasmanian Long-eared Bat N. sherrini. In addition the Grey-headed Flying-fox Pteropus poliocephalus is a vagrant, predominantly...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 119–124.
Published: 10 October 2011
.... Seasonal roosts and foraging movements of the black flying-fox (Pteropus alecto) in the Northern Territory: resource tracking in a landscape mosaic Wildlife Research 26 823 838 Parry Jones K. 1987. Pteropus poliocephalus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae) in New South Wales. Australian Mammalogy 10: 81...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.042
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.060
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... The effective management of the Grey-headed Flying-fox Pteropus poliocephalus as a threatened species in NSW will depend on our ability to develop and implement policies that focus on habitat conservation and enhancement. The aim is to preserve a continuous food supply for the species...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 186–193.
Published: 30 September 2020
... events resulted in large numbers of Grey-headed Flying-foxes Pteropus poliocephalus requiring rescue and rehabilitation. Prolonged drought and intense bushfires reduced available foraging resources for the Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby Petrogale penicillata and Mountain Pygmy-possum Burramys parvus...