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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 360–368.
Published: 17 March 2014
...: Scincidae) with a restricted, high altitude distribution in eastern Australia Allen E. Greer The Australian Museum, 6 College Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000 INTRODUCTION The scincid Lizard genus Lampopholis (see Greer 1989 for current diagnosis and relationships) currently consists of 10 described...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 271–284.
Published: 14 October 2011
... in the region, and to describe the breeding sites that are still occupied. Fieldwork was hampered considerably by extended drought and in some cases by restrictions on access imposed by landholders. All sites surveyed were within 300 m of the Molonglo River. The species was found to occupy 8 of the 10 wetlands...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 184–189.
Published: 10 October 2011
... to controlling the harvest quotas, some agencies impose minimum weight restrictions on harvested animals, which may assist with maintaining viable breeding populations. However, harvesting usually occurs in remote regions and carcases may be stored refrigerated for up to 10-14 d before being inspected...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.043
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Ancient clades with restricted geographic distributions have been found in the isopod crustacean suborder Phreatoicidea. These isopods colonized fresh water in Gondwana by the Triassic Era and today are restricted to permanent groundwaters. A phylogenetic analysis of 21 exemplar species showed...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2003.011
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... There is a general, although unfounded, belief that marine organisms are widespread with a low risk of extinction. In reality, many are restricted to small areas with greatly restricted ranges. Narrow range endemics are the result of a combination of intrinsic (biological) and extrinsic...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.056
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... by restricting development around camp perimeters (buffers). In coastal NSW, only 27% of camps and 16% of buffers are in conservation reserves. A high percentage of sites are on privately owned land where land use is regulated through the zoning and land use controls prescribed by local government. Protection...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.016
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... and abundant. Collembola were numerous but dominated by very few species. There were a disproportionately smaller number than expected of Formicidae and Orthoptera species and individuals. The conservation significance of the fauna lies in the taxa restricted to cool, moist vegetation types which tend...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.037
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... . They appear to have very restricted distributions, with almost one-third of species being endemic to the wet forests of north Queensland. Preliminary results from studies on the taxonomy, phylogeny and distribution of Australian baeines are discussed n i relation to their potential in biodiversity studies...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.043
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... Areas declared as wilderness provide an opportunity for biological conservation through their large size, lack of modification, restriction of access and management with the primary aim of maintaining natural systems and genetic diversity. Wilderness areas may be impacted by global change...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.051
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... is fragmentary; and iii) electrophoresis indicates that sibling species occur. The restricted distribution of many colonial forms and their limited vagility suggests that ascidians may be vulnerable to local environmental perturbations. We must balance new research with action to conserve diversity and ecosystem...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 117–126.
Published: 02 June 2014
... between 10 and 30 m deep with bats generally occupying the darkest available recesses. All of the caves had either restricted entrances into or restricted dimensions within the roosting chamber. The maximum colony size noted during diurnal counts was nine bats, although observations of bats emerging...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 170–176.
Published: 17 March 2014
... variability in the Sydney area? Possibly yes, but not drastically to date. 2. Is population differentiation in the area due to the loss of genetic variability following from restrictions on gene flow? Not solely, as there exist differences in the frequency of the G6PD A allozyme in samples from the east...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 340–345.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Tiliqua nugosa appears restricted by the association of maximum temperature and precipitation and minimum temperature during cooler months. Tiliqua nigrolutea is limited by minimum precipitation to areas of higher elevation where summers and winters are comparatively cooler and appears the most...
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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...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.025
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... The Striped Legless Lizard Delma impar is a vulnerable endemic reptile restricted to the native grasslands of southeastern Australia. This study examined the effectiveness of fluorescent powders to track D . impar in its natural grassland habitat. A total of 15 lizards was tracked...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.013
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... divide. Equally, there is increased awareness of the fact that Aboriginal heritage is dynamic and complex, and not restricted to places and knowledge associated with the pre-contact period. Over the last thirty years, debates about the future of forested lands have played a significant role...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (1): 22–28.
Published: 11 February 2013
...). The New South Wales population was recently estimated at 613 + 92 individuals (Broome et al . 2005) and is restricted to small patches of preferred boulderfield habitat between South Ramshead in the Thredbo area north to Gungartan Pass in southern Kosciuszko National Park in an area measuring 30 km by 8...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 14 July 2020
... management increases, pressure from the public may result and shape future management actions, including restricting the use of lethal control practices like poison baiting on public lands. As such, public attitudes should be incorporated into decision-making, and appropriate communication strategies need...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 685–697.
Published: 20 October 2011
... the warmer months, and growth increments are small (0.8-2.3 mm OCL). A small proportion (< 50%) of mature females breed during the cooler months, carrying 20-150 eggs for a relatively short gestation period (2 months). Although the species does not rely on flowing or standing water, it is restricted...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 628–635.
Published: 01 June 2020
... the presence of non-random evolutionary processes. Broodstock collection of L. argentimaculatus need not be geographically restricted in eastern Australia, but fisheries management should consider variation in life history and recruitment success at the species’ edge. Corresponding author: Toby Piddocke...