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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 97–103.
Published: 07 October 2011
...Andrew Burbidge; Jeff Short; Phillip Fuller The Boodie or Burrowing Bettong Bettongia lesueur became extinct on the Australian mainland by about 1960 but, in some areas, left evidence of its previous distribution in the form of relict landscape features, which remain widespread in arid areas...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.036
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Arid northwestern Australia contains one of the world’s more diverse subterranean faunas including many relict obligate groundwater (stygo-) faunas in karst and calcrete aquifers, principally crustaceans, with affinities pertinent to Tethys, and to Pangaea and its derived landmasses. Higher...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.039
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Mygalomorph spiders have radiated within Australia in response to geoclimatic changes. Relicts are arbitrarily aged in relation to the geological history of the sites in which they occur and their affinity wit h microhabitats, which are postulated as mimicking lost Mesozoic and early Tertiary...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.053
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
..., such as snails, occur as relicts from wetter times in the past, while others have adapted more recently to aridity and have relatives in more temperate parts of the continent. Other species, especially among the mammals, have suffered severely due to land-use changes since European settlement and face continuing...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 396–402.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the wild rabbit in climatically different regions in eastern Australia CSIRO Wildl. Res. 10 1 32 Noble, J. C., 1993. Relict surface-soil features in semi arid mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands. Ranged. J. 15: 48-70. Relict surface-soil features in semi arid mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 636–640.
Published: 01 June 2020
...: 110 113. Oliver, P. M. and McDonald, P. J. 2016. Young relicts and old relicts: a novel palaeoendemic vertebrate from the Australian Central Uplands. Royal Society open science 3: 160018. http dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.160018 Pepper, M., Fujita, M. K., Moritz, C., and Keogh, J. S. 2011. Palaeoclimate...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 554–560.
Published: 20 October 2011
... Tropics. Pp. 401-424 in Tropical Rainforests: Past, Present and Future, edited by E. Bermingham, C. W. Dick, C. W. and C. Moritz. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago. Tropical Rainforests: Past, Present and Future Schuster, M.N. 1981. Relict lizards and rainforest refugia in eastern...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 52–54.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and Australia. Within Australia, Phoniscur papemis, thought to be a relatively recent immigrant from New Guinea, has been recorded as far south as 36"s in New South Wales. This is well south of latitudes normally regarded as tropical. Whether the non-tropical records represent the location of relict popula...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 145–152.
Published: 07 February 2013
.... Relict surface-soil features in semi-arid mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands. Rangelands Journal 15: 48-70. Relict surface-soil features in semi-arid mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands Rangelands Journal 15 48 70 North, A.J. 1889.Descriptive catalogue of the nests & eggs of birds found breeding...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 60–68.
Published: 17 March 2014
... the bird s its characteristic head shape. If he were a mammalogist he would have treated the skulls and teeth more like holy relicts knowing that in them lie the keys to the animal s identity. By now there were two good clues to run with: 1) The ravaged condition of the Burrowing Bettong skull extracted...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 218–223.
Published: 17 March 2014
... that do not contain Gambwza (Daly 1995a; Morgan and Buttemer 1996; Pyke and White 1996). The origin of- the L. aurea population on the island is not known. I t may be a relict population that has alvrays occurred on the island, or it may have more recently colonized the island. If it is a natural...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
... after the establishment of eucalypt plantations within the paddock areas. Surveys are undertaken at focal trees located in different classes of remnant vegetation (including single large, relict trees and clumps), which became embedded within the plantations as well as in the plantation matrix itself...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 102–129.
Published: 01 January 2016
... 1920s. That said, there is some evidence to suggest that a relict population, probably numbering no more than a few individuals, survived in the area to the north of Ben Lomond into the early 1930s (Collins, [Mt. Direction, 1930]24, Lawes, [Cuckoo Valley near Mt. Stronach, 1930]25, Woods, [Ringarooma...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 302–310.
Published: 07 October 2014
... can occur in fine-scaled mosaics and are ideal for investigating fauna responses to habitats, their spatial extent and the boundaries between habitats. Occurrences of complex vegetation types at high elevation are of international interest because they can contain relict ecosystems and endemic species...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 381–403.
Published: 28 January 2014
... Anon, 1966a. New animal found: link with past survives in Victoria. National Sporting Shooter's Journal (October) 5: 3. Anon 1966b. A relict marsupial. Nature 212:225. Broom, R. 1896. On a small fossil marsupial with large grooved premolars. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of NSW 10: 563...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 71–81.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Pomingalarna may prove to be isolated relict populations of extreme disturbance-sensitive woodland fauna species, in the process of declining to local extinction. The Gilbert's Whistler, for example, which has disappeared from woodland remnants in the central wheatbelt of Western Australia (Saunders 1989) may...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 529–547.
Published: 01 June 2020
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 351–376.
Published: 17 March 2014
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (2): 29–66.
Published: 17 March 2014
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 210–224.
Published: 17 March 2014
... to the possibility that there is a relict population of quolls in the Pilliga, at least in the northern section, whose status urgently needs assessing. Three species of Dasyurus (D. muculatus, D. viuerinnw and D. geoffroii) have been described from the north-west slopes area in historic times, making this the only...