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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 186–193.
Published: 30 September 2020
.... Corporations donated produce to feed flying-foxes in care and provide supplementary feeding for wild populations of rock-wallabies and pygmy-possums. Local businesses and organisations also supplied resources, funding and food storage capacity to support these conservation actions. The contributions from...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.023
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... or deliberate releases from aviaries are major sources of birds that establish viable populations, although even in these populations, numbers may also have been supplemented by vagrants. We suggest that supplementary feeding, and changes in the vegetation in the city landscape, are major contributing factors...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
... be fatter and not allowed to die of natural causes under natural conditions, leading people to illegally feed dingoes or lobby government to create supplementary feeding programs or care facilities (Hoffman 2010a, b; SFID 2013; Bryant 2013, 2016). Positive interaction with dingoes is a desirable experience...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 251–255.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., nectar and pollen. Tree sap has never before been recorded as a part of the diet of C. nanus . Here, we report on two observations of C. nanus feeding on eucalypt sap in south-eastern New South Wales. diet exudate Burramyidae 2019 251 Australian Zoologist volume 40 (2) Introduction The Eastern...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (2): fmi–fmcliv.
Published: 09 April 2021
... to the pictorial pages of the Tasmanian Mail and the Illustrated Tasmanian Mail (The Mercury, 9th August 1926, p.6). It was the same Williamson, in the role of a cinematographer, who shot a short (7 second) movie film45 of one of the Thylacines on display feeding in its enclosure with a watchful Mrs. Roberts...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 32–48.
Published: 17 March 2014
... feeding underwater. Herpetofauna 23, 39. A record of the warty Frog, Litoria raniformis feeding underwater Herpetofauna 23 39 Rounsevel, D. and Swain, R. 1993. Current issues in the conservation of the terrestrial herpetofauna of Tasmania. In: Herpetology in Australia. A Diverse Discipline...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 515–528.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Helen M Smith; Linda E Neaves; Anja Divljan ABSTRACT Historically, reports of insectivory in family Pteropodidae have largely been anecdotal and thought to be an incidental corollary of flying-foxes feeding on plant products. More recent direct observations of flying-foxes catching and consuming...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 13 April 2021
...). Supplementary food resources can sustain artificially high predator populations during times of low prey availability (Corbett and Newsome 1987; Pech et al. 1995; Pech and Hood 1998; Courchamp et al. 1999), leading to suppressive effects on prey populations to an extent that prey become trapped in a predator...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 19 July 2021
... of a focal group were showing natural feeding and resting Descriptive data analysis was performed on the virtual behaviour and ignoring the observers (Pays et al. 2007; fence field audit data to identify the operationality Edwards et al. 2013). Although we did not mark animals of the units after seven months...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 178–187.
Published: 27 August 2014
... in the environs of the study wetlands although no supplementary feed or supplements were provided to the stock. Since the two control wetlands were in the same field, with equivalent access for cattle, and one had an excess of females and the other males, there is no evidence that pollution from stock, or farm...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 563–598.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... 77 pages The Action Plan for Australian Frogs Tyler, M.J. and Davies, M. 1978. Species-groups within the Australopapuan Hylid Frog Genus Litoria Tschudi. Australian Zoologist Supplementary series No. 63, 1-47. Species-groups within the Australopapuan Hylid Frog Genus Litoria Tschudi...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 251–264.
Published: 14 October 2011
... commonly been reported in camels under six months of age (10% to 56% of age-group) (Agab 2006; Sena et al. 2006). In mature camels, diagnosed causes of mortality have included infections, infestations and feed-related poisonings or deficiencies (Manefield and Tinson 1997). Bacterial, viral and parasitic...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 January 2019
... was primarily to increase yield on agricultural landholdings, and it has been very successful in providing widespread economic and productivity gains. Hayes Principles and Methods of Toxicology documents the process, summarising (2014, p. 5): The use of pesticides to help feed a growing population...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 467–479.
Published: 17 March 2014
...- traps were cleared each morning and bats were released near the point of capture. To maximize the species inventoly for a forest, supplementary trapping targetted water-bodies such as forest dams and creeks in addition to sites located along flyways within forests. Bat activity is often con- centrated...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., but they are not reviewed in this paper. These include the retention of hollow trees, recruits and other specialised resources such as sap and flower feed trees within the net harvesting area (referred to as wildlife prescriptions) which provide a scattering of hollow and feed resources across the landscape (Meek 2004...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 529–534.
Published: 01 September 2015
... foraging pits and the soil surface using PAST 3 software (Hammer 1999-2013). The sampling effort needed to detect 90%, 95% and 99% of the estimated total number of species present was calculated using the method of Chao et al. (2009) via the spreadsheet provided in the supplementary material. Results...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 December 2017
... (1) Theme Edition: Zoology on the Table Ward et al. 4 2017 catch of 47,000 t in 2004-05 (Flood et al. 2014), mainly fished for aquaculture feed and pet food. In contrast, there has been a substantial increase in farmed Australian seafood over the last 10 years, principally farmed Atlantic Salmon from...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 285–290.
Published: 14 October 2011
... of supplementary habitat have been created to conserve the species (Darcovich and O Meara 2008). Narawang Wetland is one of three primary frog habitat areas and also functions as a floodplain for the adjoining Haslams Creek. The wetland is a 1.6 km constructed corridor covering 20 hectares and consists of 22...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 157–172.
Published: 28 October 2014
..., Hurstville NSW. Gaia Research (2010b). Supplementary assessment of the impacts of the proposed works to modify the drainage at the intersection of Worrigee Road and Isa Road, Worrigee on the Green and Golden Bell Frog. Report prepared for Shoalhaven City Council. Gaia Research (2010c). Supplementary...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 895–909.
Published: 20 October 2011
...-20.60 mm, 70-188 days. Live captive larvae commenced exogenous feeding at five days post hatching. Comparisons of N. oxleyana early developmental ontogeny and morphology are made with related percichthyids and sympatric species and implications for the conservation of the species are discussed...