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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 220–231.
Published: 27 October 2023
... quantitative or qualitative analysis. Consequently, almost nothing is known about the character of this very obvious song. We made eight recordings of the dawn song of a male individual at the start of the breeding season on the south-east coast of Australia, in spotted gum forest, 350 km south of Sydney...
Includes: Multimedia, Supplementary data
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.081
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... Although feeding wildlife in urban settings appears to be widespread in Australia, there is little information on why people do it. This two-part qualitative investigation used a grounded theory approach to present the perspectives of two groups with interests in the practice, namely wildlife...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 403–409.
Published: 17 March 2014
... by Kristensen (1991) according to which, the two insect orders have evolved from a common ancestor (Sub-division: Paraneoptera). The qualitative analysis of the secretions emitted by aphids and thrips showed that there are many compounds or groups of compounds common to the two orders and, this suggests...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 364–378.
Published: 01 May 2020
... means that statistical analyses were not warranted, and the following account provides an exploratory, qualitative analysis only. Fine scale movement showed by GPS tracks overlapped with behaviour locations revealed a constant pattern for all animals, in which a large area of the golf course...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 3–5.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Hugh Possingham; Katriona Shea Biodiversity Conservation biology Decision theory Economics Lindenmayer, D. B. and Possingham, H. P., 1996. Ranking conservation and timber management options for Leadbeater's possum in south-eastern Australia using population viability analysis...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 244–254.
Published: 07 September 2023
... them to the same temperature. Squares were then laid back out into their original bandicoot formations in a dark room, unwrapped from the foil, and examined with a 395 nm (Capsulone) and a 395 410 nm (Dulex) torch, recording the qualitative difference in pink photoluminescence visible to the human eye...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 97–104.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... A similar device was used by Weatherley and Nicholls (1955) for collecting epiphytic fauna. These authors were primarily interested in the qualitative aspects of their collections. Aust. 2001. 21(1), 1982 C. G. BARLOW, M. LEEDOW and R. McLOUGHLlN A small beam trawl used for collecting surface and bottom...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 17–25.
Published: 01 December 2017
... assumed that the fitness outcomes of foraging can be assessed in terms of some currency, such as energy or nutrients, and that foraging maximises this currency (Simpson et al. 2004). This approach leads to testable predictions, both qualitative and quantitative, that are not otherwise possible. Of course...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 702–718.
Published: 24 January 2022
... participants are (or have been) willing to support these services with time and money. The majority of the survey questions were simple multiple choice, closed-ended questions. No statistical analysis was required as the data was analysed for descriptive purposes only. Semi-structured interviews Semi...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 575–584.
Published: 01 June 2020
...=312), unless otherwise specified. Qualitative data was analysed using thematic analysis in Microsoft Excel 2017. For each open-ended question, upon reading and reflecting on the responses, themes emerged from the data rather than imposing a pre-constructed framework on the data. Themes were...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 290–294.
Published: 17 March 2014
... cultures: a sociology of human-animal relations in modernity. Sage Publications, London. Animals and modern cultures: a sociology of human-animal relations in modernity Freeman, C. 2005. Is this picture worth a thousand words? An analysis of Harry Burrell's photograph of a thylacine with a chicken...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 63–76.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the diet of elephant seals is limited. It is believed to consist of approximately 75 per cent cephalopods (mainly squid) and 25 per cent fish. The remoteness of the feeding areas makes it extremely difficult to quantify the composition of the diet, but recent qualitative studies (Green and Burton 1993...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 148–157.
Published: 10 October 2011
... for the Alligator Rivers Region, Australian Government Publishing Services, Canberra. Supervising Scientist for the Alligator Rivers Region Jackson, D.A. and Harvey, H.H. 1997. Qualitative and quantitative sampling of lake fish communities. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 54: 2807-2813...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 576–589.
Published: 20 October 2011
... the quantitative results with the qualitative data At several points in the survey, respondents were invited to provide comment about why they had assigned the scores they did. These comments are aids to interpreting the basic conclusions from the statistical analysis. This study indicates that the issue of foxes...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1011–1023.
Published: 29 January 2012
.... John Wiley and Sons, New York, 319 p. Statistical analysis in chemistry and the chemical industry 319 Bradley, B.P., Gonzalez, C.M., Bond, J.A. and Tepper, B.E. 1994. Complex mixture analysis using protein expression as a quantitative and qualitative tool. Environmental Toxicology...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 810–821.
Published: 20 October 2011
... success: Conservation implications Biological Conservation 18 65 80 Anderson, M.J. 2001. A new method for non-parametric multivariate analysis of variance. Austral Ecology 26: 32-46. A new method for non-parametric multivariate analysis of variance Austral Ecology 26 32 46 Anderson...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 550–567.
Published: 27 October 2020
... Strands identified via Not strictly identified as a social qualitative content and ecological system approach. Each strand discourse analysis of 71 identified key ecological and social semi-structured interviews. factors that interact to influence threats and opportunities around coexistence. Review...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 468–476.
Published: 01 May 2020
...) it is easily delineated from what can be considered remnant vegetation (e.g., natural bushlands adjacent to the city), and (3) it is qualitatively different from any adjoining greenspace (e.g., a cemetery adjoining a park would be considered two separate greenspaces). This definition has some subjectivity...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 618–624.
Published: 17 March 2014
... then subjected to a canonical discriminant analysis (CDA) using the five regions as a priori groupings. This was to determine the discriminative ability of the components over the different regions. Results A qualitative examination of calls revealed that the key identification feature of alternating pulses...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 663–688.
Published: 09 August 2021
... and, by extension, permit the ranking of journals based on their relative influence (e.g., Zhang et al. 2019, Dunnigan 2020). Although there are numerous critics of citation analysis in general (MacRoberts and MacRoberts 2010, 2018) and in particular the notion that the quality of a paper may be judged...