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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 431.
Published: 14 October 2011
... climate mitigation and sustainable land use outcomes. Climate change and land clearing: a short note C. A. McAlpine 1, J.I. Syktus 2, and J.G.Ryan1 1 The University of Queensland, School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management, Centre for Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Qld...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 432–442.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Alistair Glen; Jeff Short The sheep grazing industry has been an economic mainstay of New South Wales from the early period of European settlement. The dingo quickly established itself as a predator of sheep and a pest of the pastoral industry. In the latter decades of the nineteenth century...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 533–562.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Jeff Short; John Calaby Charles Hoy, a collector for the US Museum of Natural History, spent three years in Australia (1919-1922) collecting at more than a dozen locations around Australia. He collected over one thousand specimens of mammals of more than 100 species. This paper collates the species...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 633–648.
Published: 20 October 2011
... of landscapes of fear. Behavioural Ecology 19: 475-82. When foraging and fear meet: using foraging hierarchies to inform assessments of landscapes of fear Behavioural Ecology 19 475 82 Short, J. 1998. The extinction of rat-kangaroos (Marsupialia : Potoroidae) in New South Wales, Australia...
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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...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 605–628.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Jeff Short Guy Shortridge made extensive collections of mammals in southern Western Australia in the years 1904 to 1907, less than 80 years after first European settlement of the area. This paper reviews Shortridge's unpublished letters and the published papers that resulted from his collections...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.022
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.005
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... This paper looks at how a retail native mammal pet industry may be structured and regulated. The factors which determine a native mammal's suitability to pet keeping are reviewed. The paper also presents a short list of species with sufficient potential to warrant evaluation as pets. This short...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 646–657.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to high winter temperatures, but negatively to high summer temperatures during the year prior to sampling. Short-term responses to precipitation were idiosyncratic, but longer-term responses were positive, peaking at fourteen months and probably driven indirectly through precipitation impacts on plant...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 85–92.
Published: 17 March 2014
... species. Changes in the composition and numbers of species of this assemblage were assessed on both a long-term and short-term basis. The long-term study covered a period of 19 years; the short-term study was from March to May 1986. While considerable variation was observed in the numbers of the component...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 276–280.
Published: 02 October 2023
... was either observed or inferred (but see Moseby et al. 2012), making each a valuable datapoint. Here, we present a short description of a young adult female Red Fox presumed to have been killed by Dingo in Myall Lakes National Park on the basis of: (1) the close proximity of a Dingo pack (within...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 15–36.
Published: 02 February 2023
...Harry F. Recher ABSTRACT The Yellow-plumed Honeyeater Lichenostomus (Ptilotula) ornatus is a short-billed honeyeater which has declined in abundance over its range in Western Australia (WA), but remains abundant in the Great Western Woodland (GWW) where this study was conducted. It is also found...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 304–325.
Published: 10 August 2022
..., and reptiles were consumed disproportionately more by Red Foxes in burnt compared to unburnt sites. Although the short-term nature of this study and low scat sample size limited detailed insights, our rapid survey was an effective tool to gain preliminary data on species responses to the 2019–20 megafires...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 256–277.
Published: 09 May 2022
... 12–16 months post-fire. The results suggest that the fire had short-term effects on the two species of Antechinus , most likely by depleting populations of their prey, while the demography of R. fuscipes was scarcely affected by fire owing to its ability to switch food groups within its already...