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The Tasmanian devil is threatened with extinction by devil facial tumour disease (DFTD), a unique infectious cancer in which the tumour cells themselves, which derive from a single long-dead host devil, are the infective agent and the tumour is an infectious parasitic cell line. Transmission is...

Author(s)
Hamede, R. K.; McCallum, H.; Jones, M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Animal Ecology, 2013, 82, 1, pp 182-190
Abstract

The small, genetically distinct population of Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) in Port Stephens, New South Wales (NSW), is the target of the largest dolphin-watching industry in Australia and is located within the Port Stephens - Great Lakes Marine Park that was created in 2005....

Author(s)
Steckenreuter, A.; Möller, L.; Harcourt, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2012, 97, pp 14-21
Abstract

The behaviour of free-ranging and captive Eastern grey kangaroos Macropus giganteus, was investigated by the same observers, using similar methods and under similar vegetational/climatic conditions in a 4.2 ha enclosure at Neuwied Zoo, Germany and at Grampians National Park, Victoria, Australia....

Author(s)
Höhn, M.; Kronschnabl, M.; Ganslosser, U.
Publisher
Wiley-Liss, Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Zoo Biology, 2000, 19, 6, pp 529-539