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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 79–84.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Darren Shelly Four localities within the Warrumbungle National Park were investigated for the presence of the Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby. Direct observation and faecal pellet identification were used to indicate the animal's presence. Results showed that only Chalkers Mountain had the macropods...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 770–773.
Published: 20 October 2011
... or two of the summit of Cradle Mountain at 1545 m, the highest altitude recorded for M. fuscus within Tasmania. There was a negative relationship between the presence of Bennett's Wallaby (Macropus rufogriseus) and M. fuscus at all sites. This is analogous to the absence of tall alpine herbfield...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 186–193.
Published: 30 September 2020
... events resulted in large numbers of Grey-headed Flying-foxes Pteropus poliocephalus requiring rescue and rehabilitation. Prolonged drought and intense bushfires reduced available foraging resources for the Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby Petrogale penicillata and Mountain Pygmy-possum Burramys parvus...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 184–189.
Published: 10 October 2011
... that for two species of kangaroo, the large eastern grey kangaroo ( Macropus giganteus ; liveweight 30-70 kg) and the smaller red-necked wallaby ( M. rufogriseus ; liveweight 10-24 kg), carcase weight loss after 10 days cold storage was negligible. There was no significant effect of species on carcase weight...
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 (2018) 39 (2): 352–358.
Published: 01 January 2018
... ‘islands’ for conservation purposes. This brief summary of the work undertaken in these predator–proof reserves highlights how threatened species can persist and even thrive when foxes and cats are excluded, with examples from the Bridled Nailtail Wallaby Onychogalea fraenata , Burrowing Bettong Bettongia...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 210–224.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of Western Australia's vertebrate fauna: causes and conservation implications Biol. Conserv. 50 143 98 Calaby, J. H. and Grigg, G. C., 1989. Changes in macropodoid communities and populations in the past 200 years, and the future. Pp. 813-20 in Kangaroos, Wallabies and Rat-Kangaroos Vol. 2 ed by G...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 272–286.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of letter to Chief Inspector of Stock. 11 Aug. 1901. Queensland State Archives: Chief Inspector of Stock Letterbook A/34601: 821. Gordon, G. and Lawrie, B. C., 1980. The rediscovery of the bridled nail-tailed wallaby, Onychogalea fraenata (Could) (Marsupialia: Macropodidae) in Queensland. Aust. Wildl...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
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...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 September 2018
... imprint. The features they considered similar were that the foot was broad and relatively short, broader and shorter than the kangaroo and wallaby footprints they were familiar with in southern Australia (Peter Catling, pers. comm. 21 Nov. 2005). In addition to the above two specific reports, tree...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 301–305.
Published: 17 March 2014
...G. Lundie-Jenkins; D. W. Hoolihan; G. W. Maag Four species of macropods are commercially harvested in Queensland, red kangaroos, eastern grey kangaroos, common wallaroos and whiptail wallabies, under the control of the Nature Conservation (Macropod Harvesting) Conservation Plan 1994. Queensland's...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 458–462.
Published: 20 October 2011
... Johnson, C.N. and Jarman, PJ. 1987. Macropod studies at Wallaby Creek. VI. A validation of the use of dung-pellet counts for measuring absolute densities of populations of macropodids. Australian Wildlife Research 14: 139-145. Macropod studies at Wallaby Creek. VI. A validation of the use of dung-pellet...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 533–562.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of decline of mammals, distinguishing animals in the size category of the larger native rodents (the first to decline) and those the size of small wallabies (a subsequent decline). His fieldwork indicated an approximate synchrony in decline of medium-sized mammals at two distant locations (Eyre Peninsula...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 409–413.
Published: 01 September 2018
... previously whilst conducting other field work. Southern hairy-nosed wombat burrows are similarly used by a range of species. Thornett et al (2017) found wallabies and burrowing mammals, as well as reptiles and little penguins Eudyptula minor utilised burrows. Triggs (2009) likewise stated rabbits, geckos...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 605–628.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and the pygmy,possum Cercartetus concinnus. He made use of dogs also, which "are very necessary for hunting in this country. Of the three dogs poisoned at Wagin, two of them were very good terriers, which would put up bandicoots and wallabies, and could be relied on to point at trees where opossums lived"13...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 60–68.
Published: 17 March 2014
... are not uncommon in south-western Queensland, unconfirmed reports from the mid 1990s of “ football-sized wallabies bouncing off the dingo fence ” by kangaroo shooters operating there, throw the 1885 records into a modern context worthy of investigation. 60 June 2005AustralianZoologist volume 33 (1...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 505–509.
Published: 01 May 2020
... to advance our include the Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) understanding of the region s terrestrial mammals and (Warren et al. 2008), Black Flying-fox (Pteropus alecto) aid their conservation (Deakin et al 2019). Continuing (Zang et al. 2103), Tammar Wallaby (Notamacropus spectacular advances in DNA...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 351–376.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... These include stowaways, ethnotramps and incidentals. Ethnotramps include economically and culturally favoured animals such as Rusa Deer Cervus timorensis , Long-tailed Macaque Macaca fascicularis , and various civets, cuscuses, wallabies, cassowaries and wild-caught cage birds that are commonly carried around...
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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 (2011) 35 (3): 599–618.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Arthur White; D. Mason Extensive mammal surveys were carried out between 1998 and 2004 in the Riversleigh World Heritage Area and the Boodjamullah National Park in north-western Queensland. Thirty eight native mammal species were detected including a species (Spectacled Hare Wallaby) not recorded...