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The mechanics of duetting in a New Zealand endemic, the Kokako (Callaeas cinerea wilsoni): song at a snail's pace
(John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 2006-05)
New Zealand's endemic, duetting kokako (Callaeas cinerea wilsoni) produce one of the longest known bird songs (ca 30 s) and duets that differ strikingly from those of most duetters in their unusual length and non-repetitive ...
Urban cat (Felis Catus) movement and predation activity associated with a wet land reserve in New Zealand
(CSIRO Publishing, 2009)
Context. House cats are increasingly suggested as having major ecological impacts in semiurban environments. Information on the activity of house cats is relatively scarce, especially in habitats such as wetlands. Aims. ...
Breeding biology and breeding success of the blue penguin (Eudyptula minor) on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island
(Royal Society of New Zealand, 2008)
This paper presents the first detailed study of the timing and breeding success of an apparently declining population of blue penguins (Eudyptula minor) on the West Coast, South Island, New Zealand. Nest contents of 138 ...
The role of non-toxic prefeed and postfeed in the development and maintenance of 1080 bait shyness in captive brushtail possums
(CSIRO PUBLISHING, 2000)
Shyness to sodium monofluoroacetate (1080) in cereal bait can persist in sub-lethally poisoned possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) populations for at least 2 years. We investigated the use of non-toxic cereal 'prefeed' ...