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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.2007.028
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.029
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.029
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... A total collection database for the Australian Sciapodinae (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) , comprising 259 species, 1 109 sites and 2 452 collection events, was analysed to determine how collections accumulate species, and how this affects concepts of richness , and rarity. The year of first...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 79–94.
Published: 27 February 2023
... from active searching). Our results indicated that different methods were more appropriate depending on taxa (i.e., pitfall trapping for terrestrial skinks, funnel traps for Elapids), its habit (i.e., pitfalls or active searching for fossorial species, active searching for arboreal species) or rarity...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 576–580.
Published: 01 December 2018
...David Lindenmayer ABSTRACT Long-term ecological research and monitoring is a critical activity that has multiple important values for research, policy and management. Yet long-term studies are not particularly common. A range of factors contributes to this relative rarity and make it hard...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 168–179.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of much of the habitat surveyed, few Broad-headed Snakes were detected and in only four of the reserves. This confirms the rarity of this species and suggests that apparent habitat suitability within conservation reserves is an inadequate basis on which to conclude that a species may be reasonably...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.888
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
..., and over 103,000 arthropods in 215 families were caught. This paper discusses sticky-trap methodology, the taxonomic impediment in studying invertebrates beneath family level, seasonal differences in composition and abundance, and rarity. The category “tourist” in arboreal arthropod trophic guilds...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.062
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
..., grazing by stock and disrupted corridors. Policies for conserving Lepidoptera in Australia often focus on the rarity and distribution of species rather than the threatening processes. Protection of ecological communities supporting threatened species is a priority but constraints apply when the land...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.008
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
..., are distinctive at higher taxonomic levels. In this paper, the conservation priorities of several species of concern are assessed against criteria of rarity, distinctiveness, intrinsic vulnerability to population decline, and the level of threat currently faced. In many cases, far too little is known...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 52–54.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., extending from Cape York in northern Queensland to southern New South Wales near the Victorian border (Lunney and Barker, 1986). In view of the apparent rarity of the species and the paucity of data on its biology, a bioclimatic prediction system (BIOCLIM) was used to investigate the following: 1. where P...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 49–54.
Published: 07 September 2012
... was listed as Endangered in NSW on the basis of its rarity and risk of extinction (DEC 2004). Nationally it has been given Data Deficient status (Duncan et al. 1999) and internationally it has not been assigned a threat category in the most recent IUCN redlist (2011.1).Recent genetic investigations suggest...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 711–718.
Published: 20 October 2011
.... Integrated Forestry Operations Approval for Upper North East Region Johnson, C. N., Isaac, J. L. and Fisher, D. O. 2007. Rarity of a top predator triggers continent-wide collapse of mammal prey: dingoes and marsupials in Australia. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London - Series B: Biological...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (2): 19–28.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... As this species in Nadgee Nature Reserve was not considered difficult to trap in cage traps (Lunney, pers. observ the failure to trap it in Mumbulla State Forest was taken as a reflection of its rarity. Further confirmation of its presence in the district comes from Rose (1981), who caught one in 1980 near...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 September 2018
... in rigor with species rarity (Figure 8). Acceptance of the presence of tree-kangaroos on Cape York Peninsula would come within their category of Species is believed to be absent or extinct or even the higher category of Species is currently unknown to science . Thus acceptance requires at the very...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 257–260.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., with his fellowship physiology behaviour and recognition in an invasive certificate. Photograph: Dan Lunney lizard. Phoebe Burns (Melbourne University, PhD student). Testing the decline, predicting the rarity and modelling for the future of the New Holland Mouse. The Society also administered...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 70–75.
Published: 01 June 1990
... regions, the best informa- tion for reserve selection and assessments of the impacts of developments consists of a map of land classes (vegeta- tion types, land systems etc.) and a list of species considered to warrant particular attention because of rarity and/or threat. Biological conservation...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 26–30.
Published: 01 December 2017
.... Thailand, as previously mentioned, already has a thriving edible insect industry with more than 20 000 insect farms registered across the country (Hanboonsong et al. 2013). But Thailand is a rarity. Thailand has channelled funds into research to support and improve the industry and the country has...