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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 97–108.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Robert N. Paddle; Kathryn M. Medlock ABSTRACT When the last known Tasmanian tiger or thylacine ( Thylacinus cynocephalus ) died in Hobart Zoo, during the night of 7 th September 1936, its body was reportedly forwarded to the Tasmanian Museum. The apparent failure of the museum to preserve the body...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 492–504.
Published: 01 May 2020
... provide a case study to demonstrate how these approaches are being used to better understand the threatened Tasmanian devil in the landscape, and to support the species’ conservation. Scat analysis enables us to quantify the genetic diversity of remote populations, where trapping is logistically...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 449–463.
Published: 01 September 2018
... responses by resident owls, yet Masked Owl calling behaviour remains poorly understood. We present a detailed analysis of the calling behaviour of the Tasmanian subspecies of the Australian Masked Owl ( T. n. castanops ) to, (1) describe the vocal repertoire of the species, using spectrograms, (2) examine...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.053
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area is one of largest and least inhabited of the world heritage areas where natural processes and ecological systems can continue to occur in a relatively undisturbed state. It provides important habitat for 13 invertebrate species listed under...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.013
EISBN: 0959995145
...-toothed Whale, Cuvier’s Beaked Whale, and Gray’s Beaked Whale) strand regularly but infrequently, and are best regarded as consistent visitors to Tasmanian waters rather than common members of the coastal fauna. The 12 remaining species are either infrequent or rare visitors to Tasmanian waters...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 1–4.
Published: 07 September 2012
... Rhodes M. P. 1996. Use of Silvicultural regrowth for foraging by Tasmanian bat species. Forestry Tasmania and the Department of Primary Industry and Energy, Canberra. Use of Silvicultural regrowth for foraging by Tasmanian bat species Russo D. and Jones G. 2002. Identification of twenty-two bat...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 487–491.
Published: 01 May 2020
...) Where the wild things go: a new epoch for animal biotelemetry (Peggy Newman, Atlas of Living Australia) The posters covered by this plenary session were: From scats to traps: how scat samples paved the way for future research (Rebecca Gooley, University of Sydney) Characterising the diet of Tasmanian...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 541–545.
Published: 01 September 2015
...L. C. Llewellyn The multimillion dollar Tasmanian Atlantic Salmon aquaculture industry grew from a shaky beginning with just 36 ripe females in the 1970's. The early unsuccessful attempts to introduce Atlantic Salmon ( Salmo salar ) to Australia which started in 1841 are summarised. By 1960...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 576–589.
Published: 20 October 2011
... foxes, their presence in Tasmania and what, if anything, should be done about them if, in fact, they are present. The survey found that public opinion among Tasmanians surveyed was overwhelmingly and vehemently opposed to the presence of foxes and indicated a high public expectation that there would...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (4): 1029–1036.
Published: 02 December 2022
... presentation at the Royal Society of Van Diemen’s Land in 1849 reveals Aboriginal knowledge of the reproductive behaviour and life history of Tasmanian echidnas not described in the scientific literature until very recently. Echidna Platypus oviparity Indigenous knowledge Tasmania Indigenous...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 287–338.
Published: 31 October 2023
... of the last captive Thylacine Gareth Linnard1 & Stephen R. Sleightholme2 1 Tasmanian Tiger Archives Group, E-mail: garethlinnard@gmail.com. 2 Project Director - International Thylacine Specimen Database (ITSD), E-mail: DrSleightholme@aol.com. The last known captive Thylacine (Thylacinus cynocephalus) died...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 778–793.
Published: 09 August 2021
...Stephen R. Sleightholme; Cameron R. Campbell ABSTRACT As a companion to the Thylacine Image Registry (Sleightholme & Campbell, 2021), the authors present the first comprehensive catalogue of the thirteen known motion picture films of the Thylacine or Tasmanian tiger ( Thylacinus cynocephalus...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 192–198.
Published: 10 November 2023
.... We raised the three recognised subspecies to full species: Eastern Yellow-tailed Cockatoo Z. funerea Shaw, 1794; Western Yellow-tailed Cockatoo Z. whiteae Mathews, 1912; and Tasmanian Yellow-tailed Cockatoo Z. xanthanota Gould, 1838. Our separation of whiteae and xanthanota caused particular concern...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 145–191.
Published: 10 August 2023
...; and three with yellow subterminal tail bands, Eastern Yellow-tailed Cockatoo Z. funerea Shaw, 1794, Western Yellow-tailed Cockatoo Z. whiteae Mathews, 1912, and Tasmanian Yellow-tailed Cockatoo Z. xanthanota Gould, 1838. Formerly, the three yellow-tailed taxa were regarded as subspecies. As all cockatoos...