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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 194–199.
Published: 30 September 2020
... Ranges bioregion of the Northern Territory. Our observation of C. cryptotis is significant as it is the first record of the species in the Davenport Murchison Ranges bioregion. burrowing frog Hylidae distribution rainfall ecology semi-arid subtropical observation cryptic remote 194...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 462–476.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Robert Taylor; John Woinarski; Ray Chatto Information on forest use and dependence on tree hollows was collated for vertebrates in the Top End of the Northern Territory. The proportion of the total fauna that used hollows was 40% for mammals, 18% for birds, 20% for reptiles and 13% for frogs...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 310–315.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Michael Vardon; Boyd Simpson; David Sherwell; Christopher Tidemann A small colony (100-5000) of Little Red Flying-foxes Pteropus scapulatusis usually resident at Mataranka Hot Springs in the semi-arid zone of the Northern Territory of Australia between October and February. In 1994-95 this changed...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 190–198.
Published: 17 March 2014
...W. S. Osborne; M. J. Littlejohn; S. A. Thomson Frogs of the Litoria aurea complex were common and widespread in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory before they apparently suffered a major decline in abundance at the end of the 1970s. The extent...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 468–469.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Australia, Canberra The 1996 Action Plan for Australian Marsupials and Monotremes National Capital Development Commission 1983. Plant Communities of the Australian Capital Territory map. Scale 1: 100 000 Soderquist, T. 1995. Brush-tailed Phascogale Phascogale tapoatafa. Pp. 104-106...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 229–237.
Published: 17 March 2014
...K Green; W.S. Osborne Evidence of viable populations of Mastacomys fuscus was found in two areas, the Snowy Mountains region in southern New South Wales (including the higher parts of the Australian Capital Territory), and at Barrington Tops in the north. Evidence of M. fuscus was found at 196...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 158–169.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales. Ail three taxa from the Southern Tablelands are distinguishable by dierences in both morphology and advertisement call. The nomenclature of the population variably known as L. castanea or L. flavipunctata was determined and the former name is recommended...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 858–863.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Mike Letnic; Patrick Carmody; John Burke Crocodylus porosus is a species that is potentially dangerous to humans and there are numerous records of fatal attacks by this species on humans. Since the Northern Territory population of C. porosus was declared a protected species in 1971...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 119–124.
Published: 10 October 2011
... Burton, A. 2004. Town's terror night. Northern Territory News 27 February 2004: 2. Eby, P. and Lunney, D. (eds). 2002. Managing the grey-headed flying-fox as a threatened species in NSW. Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Mosman, NSW. Managing the grey-headed flying-fox as a threatened species...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.024
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... The Northern Territory has 36 species of bats including three fruit-bats. For each species we provide a distribution map as well as descriptions of their ecology that is relevant to their conservation and management. With one exception ( Hipposideros diadema inornatus ), all bat species have...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.025
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... New South Wales, including the small enclave of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), has a diverse bat fauna of 39 taxa (34 microchiropterans and 5 megachiropterans). In NSW, 22 (56%) of chiropteran taxa are listed as threatened, 20 as vulnerable, one as endangered and one extinct under...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.016
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.005
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The Northern Territory contains about 20% of Australia's eucalypt forests, and of the nation's forests and woodlands generally. Relative to forests and woodlands in other jurisdictions, clearing rates have been low and these forests remain largely continuous. This paper briefly reviews the main...
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
... The Northern Territory occupies about one-sixth of Australia and contains slightly more than one-third of it s herpetofauna species. Herpetological interest (and funding) in the Northern Territory has long been focused upon the two crocodile species present. In this paper I largely ignore...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.019
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.022
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... Territory and the Monaro region of New South Wales have detected the presence of a distinctive grassland reptile fauna which includes two nationally vulnerable species; the Striped Legless Lizard Delma impar and the Eastern Lined Earless Dragon Tympanocryptis lineata pinguicolla. These reptiles are now...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.051
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
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) 31 (1): 92–109.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Cessation of finch trapping — effects West Ausl. Avicul. Mag 31 6 8 Christidis, L., and Boles, W. E., 1994. The Taxonomy and Species of Birds of Australia and its territories. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union Monograph 2: Hawthorn East. Collar, N. J., Crosby, M. J. and Stattersfield...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 28 December 2020
... Range, Northern Territory. Additionally, we provide notes on sexual dimorphism, antipredator behaviour and shelter site use in this species. We discuss how some of this novel information may explain why this species is so rarely detected and suggests that this cryptic agamid may be much more common...