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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 130–146.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Harry F. Recher; Mike C. Calver; William E. Davis, Jr. Nectar-feeding birds are commonly the most abundant birds in Australian eucalypt forests and woodlands, where they play a key role as pollinators of native plants. Among the nectar-feeders, honeyeaters (Meliphagidae) are particularly aggressive...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 206–224.
Published: 05 June 2014
...Harry Recher; William Davis, Jr. From 1999 to 2003, the Great Western Woodlands in Western Australia experienced above average summer and autumn rainfall. Although rainfall from 2004 to 2010 approximated long-term seasonal and annual averages, the soil and litter layer became parched...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 29–48.
Published: 07 September 2012
...James Val; Damon Oliver; Michael Pennay; John McLaughlin; Peter Ewin; Else Foster Baseline surveys of reptiles, birds and small mammals that occur in Dune Mallee woodlands in the Lower Murray Darling catchment of south-western New South Wales were conducted at 60 sites between October 2007...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 90–95.
Published: 04 October 2011
... in the initial stages after release into the reserve. The diet of the re-introduced greater bilby Macrotis lagotis in the mallee woodlands of western New South Wales A B ST R A C T The greater bilby Macrotis lagotis once occupied about 70% of the Australian mainland but is now restricted in occurrence to just 20...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.025
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The depletion of native vegetation on the Cumberland Plain has been well documented. In 1995, Cumberland Plain Woodland was the first ecological community listed as endangered under the NSW Threatened Species Act (1995) and has subsequently been elevated to the status of critically endangered...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.026
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Dry rainforest occurs throughout the wet-dry tropics as isolated patches in a matrix of savanna woodland. Dry rainforests may provide important stepping stones for migrating forest birds, resources for woodland birds, and a significant component of bird diversity in arid inland landscapes. Dry...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.027
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... with particular sets of habitat attributes. Estimated Sooty and Barking Owl territories in the Mountain Ash Eucalyptus regnans forests of the Central Highlands and the cypress pine Callitris spp-ironbark Eucalyptus spp forests and woodlands of the Pilliga Scrub were concentrated in areas with abundant tree...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.008
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.034
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 529–547.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of birds to logging of a small, relatively isolated woodland remnant in a landscape dominated by agriculture, with a focus on declining woodland birds. Approximately two thirds of a 120 ha cypress-eucalypt woodland remnant was selectively logged. Eighty bird species in total were recorded 2–3½ years after...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 August 2021
...Harry F. Recher ABSTRACT In Australia’s eucalypt forests and woodlands, co-habiting birds differ in the foraging manoeuvres or methods used to search for and take prey, the substrates and plants on which prey are found, and the heights at which foraging takes place. On the Southern Tablelands...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 28 December 2020
... woodlands that dominate northern Australia, very few records exist of this species and, as a consequence, nearly nothing is known about their natural history. Here, we present records of 19 Chameleon Dragons, detected during clearing activities of a small area of semi-arid woodland at Delamere Air Weapons...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 675–697.
Published: 01 December 2018
...A.S.J. Saunders ABSTRACT Of the 59 woodland bird species investigated in this study, 20 were found to have declined over the last six decades while another 12 species were found to have increased over the same time period. Fifteen species are listed as threatened under the New South Wales...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Harry F. Recher In this paper, I present data on the foraging behaviour of eucalypt forest and woodland birds at two sites on the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales during the non-breeding season (winter). The winter community was a subset of the summer community, with six guilds among 23...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 134–138.
Published: 30 September 2014
..., but their use is only scarcely documented. We used camera trapping to determine which vertebrate species were utilising a known water-holding hollow in dry woodland habitat, and assessed whether antagonistic behaviour, such as hoarding of the resource, was occurring. Camera footage was obtained over a period...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 201–205.
Published: 16 September 2014
...Murray Ellis; Jennifer Taylor agricultural landscape avifauna box woodland drought recovery fragmentation temperate eucalypt woodland Bedward, M., Simpson, C. C., Ellis, M.V. and Metcalfe, L.M.2007. Patterns and determinants of historical woodland clearing in central-western...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 105–116.
Published: 02 June 2014
... used this technology to investigate the nest predators of a woodland bird community in south-east Australia, for which nest predation averaged 59% per annum over four years. Despite the loss of more than 240 clutches or broods during this period, only one predation event was witnessed prior to the use...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 29–39.
Published: 02 June 2014
...Murray Ellis; Jennifer Taylor Loss and fragmentation of the native vegetation of the Central Western Plains of New South Wales was followed by declines of woodland-dependent species. Drought is likely to have further suppressed many animal populations. Here we report on changes in woodland bird...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 519–529.
Published: 17 March 2014
...S.J.S. Debus; H.A. Ford; S.M. Trémont Bird counts were conducted in woodland remnants of the upper North-west Slopes of New South Wales, an ornithologically little-documented area, in 1995 and 1997. A total of 120 woodland species, including 11 threatened species, was recorded in the area below 900...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 71–81.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Michael Murphy A survey of the bird and non-flying mammal fauna in Pomingalarna Park, a small woodland remnant near Wagga Wagga, on the New South Wales South Western Slopes, recorded 91 native bird species and five native mammal species. Three introduced bird species and eight introduced mammal...