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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 231–236.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Richard Shine; Terri Shine; Claire Goiran ABSTRACT Common in Vanuatu, the Dwarf Sea Krait Laticauda frontalis also is known from five old records (in the 1880s and 1890s) from the Loyalty Islands, between Vanuatu and the main island of New Caledonia. Those records have been interpreted by some...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 537–546.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Matt J. Nimbs ABSTRACT The Australian heterobranch sea slugs are popular among the public and are also important as potential indicators of environmental change. Despite this, there is no simple key for their identification and, as a result, most attempts at identification are made by comparative...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 323–350.
Published: 17 March 2014
...John Ling Details of skin cargoes of fur seal Arctocephalus spp. and sea lion Neophoca cinerea and Phocarctos hookeri , originating from southern Australia, New Zealand and the adjacent subantarctic islands in the lath, 19th and 20th centuries have been collated from several secondary historicsl...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 82–89.
Published: 04 October 2011
...Peter Shaughnessy; Terry Dennis; Dave Dowie; Jane McKenzie; Rebecca McIntosh The status of the Australian sea lion Neophoca cinerea at eight sites on Kangaroo Island was assessed using criteria adopted by the National Seal Strategy Group based on numbers of pups counted between 1985 and 2005. Each...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.026
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... to ensure an evidence-based balance between tourist experience and wildlife protection. At Seal Bay Conservation Park (SBCP), large numbers (>100,000 annually) of tourists regularly interact with a breeding colony of Australian sea lions Neophoca cinerea , which has been listed as threatened under...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.064
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
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
... (environmental) factors. The latter include history and geography while poor dispersal capability is typically important amongst the former. Oceanic islands, seamounts and specialised deep-sea habitats, such as hot vents and cold seeps, often have significant numbers of narrow-range taxa. Low levels of narrow...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.031
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... The sea star genus Patiriella in Australia has the greatest diversity of life histories known for the Asteroidea. While the adults have similar phenotypes and life styles, their larvae are highly divergent. Patiriella includes species with unmodified development through typical feeding...
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
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.049
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.006
EISBN: 0959995145
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (3-4): 58–62.
Published: 17 March 2014
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 446–461.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., with a chain of brackish lakes including Lakes Cootharaba, Cooroiba and Weyba. The lake system is linked by the Noosa River, which flows south from the Cooloola sandmass to enter the sea just north of Noosa Heads (Thompson 1975). Vegetation of the coastal region includes heathland and sedgeland communities...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 93–102.
Published: 07 September 2012
Book Chapter
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.027
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 582–589.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Matt J. Nimbs; Stephen D. A. Smith ABSTRACT The aplysiid sea hare, Syphonota geographica has a predominantly circumtropical distribution. Over the last 15 years, it has spread throughout the eastern Mediterranean Sea where it is regarded as an alien, Lessepsian migrant. Observations from southern...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 12 July 2021
... by scientists. Sightings in this note contribute to our limited knowledge of pygmy blue whale distribution along the east coast of Australia and may help understand the migratory movements of New Zealand pygmy blue whales off Australia and in the Tasman Sea. Overall, information presented in this note...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 303–313.
Published: 14 October 2011
... around the edge of the lakes were surveyed at night for 30 minutes each. The first two survey sessions were conducted when the lakes were closed to the sea and their water levels relatively high. The next two survey sessions were conducted when Meroo Lake was open to the sea and the final one when...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 291–306.
Published: 14 October 2011
... in the Northern Territory, using Time-Depth Recorders (TDRs). Both populations displayed dive types typical of those described in other internesting sea turtles. Dives spent on the seabed were most prevalent, accounting for 57% of the time at depth. While on the sea bed, the turtles apparently remained inactive...