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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.013
EISBN: 0959995145
... Twenty-three cetacean species have stranded around Tasmania, the Long-finned Pilot Whale being by far the most numerous strander. Five species (the Pygmy Right Whale, Long-finned Pilot Whale, Sperm Whale, Common Dolphin and Bottle-nosed Dolphin) are considered as common members of the fauna...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1990.015
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.011
EISBN: 0959995145
... In June 1985 approximately 62 False Killer Whales stranded at Crowdy Head, New South Wales, at least 33 of which were refloated in a three-day rescue operation. The successful operation involved overland transport of the whales and use of a still-water holding area. The cohesion...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.012
EISBN: 0959995145
... On July 30, 1986, 114 False Killer Whales ( Pseudorca crassidens ) , stranded on Dukes Head Beach, Augusta (34°19′30″S, 115°10′E) in the extreme south-west of Western Australia. Over the ensuing three days 96 whales were returned to the sea, but the remaining 18 died. The rescue employed...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 492–500.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Hannah B. Lloyd; Geoffrey A. Ross This study provides an account of cetacean incidents in New South Wales, Australia. Incidents comprise reports of carcasses, injured and debilitated animals found stranded onshore, entrapped in shallow water, entangled or floating offshore. Marine mammal incidents...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 261–271.
Published: 17 March 2014
... remained in the river for 100 days, during which time observations were made of its movements, diving habits, feeding behaviour and body condition. Apart from the risk of stranding, the entrapped whale also faced the potential threats of starvation, entanglement in fishing nets, collision with boat traffic...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/MMA.1998
EISBN: 0959995145
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.015
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... these more obtrusive element s of the herpetofauna, and attempt instead to assemble and consider the diverse strands of research dealing with the less conspicuous majority of species. The composition and diversity of the Northern Territory herpetofauna is strongly linked to a pronounced rainfall gradient...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 259–260.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and other forms of "development". Whale strandings are great media events in the prevailing climate of concern for these large marine mammals. They are also a serious subject for zoologists. One of the recerees for the paper by David Priddel and Robert Wheeler pointed out that this paper is exactly what...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 49–55.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Higuchi, R.G. and Ochman, H. 1989. Production of single-stranded DNA templates by exonuclease digestion following the polymerase chain reaction. Nucleic Acids Research 17: 5865. Production of single-stranded DNA templates by exonuclease digestion following the polymerase chain reaction Nucleic Acids...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 22 October 2021
... committees to ensure the long term by her extensive publications on their biology and viability of these megacharismatic animals. Helene Marsh (in red overalls) in 1984 near Borroloola (Queensland) after cyclone Kathy stranded dugongs on the supratidal mud flats. B A uZs tor aol ilaon gist 2021 ...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 207–213.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Reed Books, Melbourne. Treekangaroos. A Curious Natural History Girman, D.J. 1996. The use of PCR-based single-stranded conformation polymorphism (PCR-SSCP) in conservation genetics. Pp. 167-182. in Molecular Genetic Approaches in Conservation, edited by T.B. Smith, and R.K. Wayne. Oxford...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 521–533.
Published: 02 February 2021
... humane destruction to avert a serious incident or attack 2016; Baxter and Davies 2018) and their diet is (Allen et al. 2012). The one thing that nearly all the subsidised seasonally by large amounts of stranded serious and highly publicised interactions have had in marine fauna and marine turtle eggs...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 801–808.
Published: 01 December 2018
... was never finished. have to invoke Mike s deity to get the signature of the dead on it in the circumstances. PAUL WILLIS: So I m keen to follow this one through with the audience. Has anyone else had experience with But I think there are some very real problems. These days, this phenomenon of stranded data...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 170–180.
Published: 01 January 2019
... 2013) including invasive species control (Littin et al. 2000; 2004; 2014; Littin and Mellor 2005; Fisher and O Connor 2007; O Connor et al. 2007; Hampton et al. 2016), ungulate herd management (Bradshaw and Bateson 2000; Aebischer et al. 2014), whaling (Gales et al. 2008), cetacean stranding (Hampton...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 550–567.
Published: 27 October 2020
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 190–202.
Published: 10 October 2011
... et al. 2006). These links are important because beaches, being unstable, have no large attached plants to provide food or habitat for animals. Instead, much primary production is imported via surf-zone phytoplankton and stranded macrophytes (Koop et al. 1982; Dugan et al. 2003). The former...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 1–8.
Published: 04 October 2011
... weather shift can have major consequences for public perceptions. Whale strandings also served to demonstrate the challenge of integrating community enthusiasm and emotion with rational decision making by specialists when traumatic incidents have to be dealt with in full view of a live national television...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 25–35.
Published: 01 January 2019
... mykiss) (Whittington et al. 1999). EHNV is a potential threat to native fish species (Becker et al. 2013). EHNV and CyHV3 share similar properties in that they are large double stranded DNA viruses that infect temperate freshwater fish and are considered persistent in the environment. Figure 1. Heat map...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 1–2.
Published: 17 March 2014
... only a couple of strands of this diversity may im eril the others, B and the consequences for bio lverslty may be telling in future decades. In this edition the subject matter moves from fish off the coast of northern New South Wales, to commercial use of finches in northwestern Australia...