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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 233–236.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Garry Daly Coomonderry Swamp, the largest freshwater coastal wetland in New South Wales, lies 15 km north east of Nowra. The wetland and its catchment are utilized for a number of purposes including dairy farming, beef cattle production, turf farming, plant nurseries and a national park...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 941–952.
Published: 29 January 2012
... planning. This study tested the hypothesis that the occurrence of Swamp Mahogany Eucalyptus robusta is an important factor explaining the distribution of the Yellow-bellied Glider in The Hills Shire. Spotlighting and call broadcast surveys for this and five other threatened species were undertaken on four...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 157–172.
Published: 28 October 2014
... at Brundee Swamp Nature Reserve. This was followed by a significant recruitment of frogs so that by February 2010 L. aurea were recorded breeding nearby in Worrigee and Terara Swamps. At the end of April 2010 tens of thousands of metamorphling L. aurea dispersed from these wetlands across the floodplain. So...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 698–712.
Published: 01 December 2018
... in the area close to the two survey sites between 1981 and 1983 and frog surveys were undertaken there between 1978 and 2016. One site was a dunal pond that supported up to 13 frog species, the other a wallum swamp that supported up to 12 frog species; however, frog community composition fluctuated...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 562–581.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and the Brown Antechinus A. stuartii accounting for 67% and 14% of all Elliott trap captures, respectively. The survey provided the first live specimens of Eastern Chestnut Mouse in the region, a range extension of some 270 km south of the previous record. The total number of Bush Rats, Swamp Rats and House...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 322–331.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Liana Joy Christensen The captive breeding and management of the Western Swamp Tortoise Pseudemydura umbrina is a major zoological success story. Yet such programs do not operate in a social vacuum, and they have many critics. Science is a human activity and, as such, indivisible from social values...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.014
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... recorded in suburban bushland on two roads in the north-east of Sydney. The study was conducted over a 36-week period. Eighty four native animals were observed dead on or adjacent to the roads. The predominant species killed were swamp wallabies Wallabia bicolor , brushtail possums Trichosurus vulpecula...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 608–642.
Published: 22 April 2021
... of NSW vegetation. From species pairwise interactions at sites, we found only limited evidence for significant interactions, and then only for the co-occurrence of fox-rabbit and fox-swamp wallaby, but no avoidance for any of the predators with each other. Camera records of the time of day of being...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.017
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... Forests in the Northern Territory can be considered to belong to the following formations: Acacia shrublands, eucalypt savannah, swamp, mangrove and monsoon forest The wildlife in monsoon forests and surrounding eucalypt savannah are the best known. Wildlife research has been dominated...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 3–25.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Allan Keast Over the last 50 years major areas of bird habitat have been lost from the County of Cumberland. Included are the major saltmarshes and freshwater swamps from the western side of Botany Bay; the tall forests of the Upper North Shore and the woodlands of the Cumberland Plain between...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 26 (3-4): 109–129.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... haemastoma , and Swamp Mahogany, E robusta . These food trees occur in low densities in the reserves compared with their former densities elsewhere on the Peninsula. The reserves have also suffered extensive eucalypt dieback associated with urban runoff, and their eucalypt communities are threatened...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 237–247.
Published: 17 March 2014
... predators have not been identified. The decline of the Green and Golden Bell Frog accords in part with this pattern, high altitude populations have disappeared and low altitude populations have declined. However, the habitat of adults and breeding sites are typically associated with ponds and swamps...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 480–491.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and Maragle State Forests. Hair tube trapping (1 170 large baps for an average of 18 nights each and costing 226 person hours) revealed the presence of nine species/genera. Swamp Wallabies Wallabia bicolor , were the most commonly detected species. Small mammal trapping in swampy environments of Bago...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 957–972.
Published: 29 January 2012
... surveys. Targeted searches were conducted for amphibians beside creeks, fire dams and swamps. A total of 33 species of reptile and 16 species of amphibian were detected. The highest species richness and density of reptiles occurred in eucalypt forests that contained rock outcrops. Closed forest had...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 590–598.
Published: 20 October 2011
... specific in its habitat preference, occurring in ‘Lowland Rainforest on Floodplain’ and the margins of Melaleuca quinquenervia swamps in northern New South Wales, Australia. ‘Lowland Rainforests on Floodplain’ is itself listed as an endangered community. In this paper an initial description...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 476–498.
Published: 20 October 2011
...L. Llewellyn Ambassis agassizii (Agassiz's Glassfish) collected from Barren Box Swamp was bred in ponds at the Narrandera Fisheries Centre on ten occasions between 1968 and 1971 when surface water temperatures were 19.0 - 27.0°C, between November and early January, and again in February. Breeding...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 166–182.
Published: 14 October 2011
... and Litoria flavipunctata called in the New England swamps. Water holding frogs were unceremoniously dug up from the receding rainforests. Early reptilian studies by students were overtaken at the beginning of the Gordon Mesozoic in a massive adaptive radiation, into crocodiles, flying, radio-telemetry...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.008
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... Frogs and tadpoles are no longer commonly encountered. Many modern children cannot share their parents' childhood experiences of watching frogs in a nearby swamp, or collecting tadpoles and watching them transform into young frogs. Declines in frog numbers have resulted in stronger fauna...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 August 2021
... of 15 Potoroos was captured and shrublands, and swamp and dry sclerophyll forests and 75 times by cage-trapping and the population size at that woodlands on Pleistocene sands, comprising an ecosystem time was estimated at 80-90 individuals. known as Wallum (Coaldrake 1961). The topography of the reserve...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2001.005
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-2-7
... South Wales. It also describes the efforts that have been made to conserve the dingo and to highlight the threat of hybridisation that is swamping the gene pool of dingo populations across Australia. There are four problems associated with the management of dingoes in the wild and in captivity under...