Macquarie University, Sydney Macquarie University ResearchOnline

Showing items 901 - 914 of 914.

Add to Quick Collection   All 914 Results

Sort:
 Add All Items to Quick Collection
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/124850
Description: In the common orb-web spider Metellina segmentata, males are more powerfully built with longer legs, although females are heavier because of their egg load. Males guard females before attempting to ma ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/17666
Description: Some European species of crab-spider match the colour of the flower on which they lie in wait to ambush insect pollinators, a tactic that is presumed to camouflage them from their intended prey and fr ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1078371
Description: Estimates of genetic components are important for our understanding of how individual characteristics are transferred between generations. We show that the level of heritability varies between 0.12 an ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/75842
Description: Socially acquired predator recognition has been demonstrated in a range of taxa, but there is no experimental evidence for this phenomenon in marsupials. We have previously shown that tammar wallabies ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060200 Ecology | 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/230400
Description: Naïve, hatchery-reared Atlantic salmon Salmo salar parr were paired with demonstrators that had been pre-trained to accept live prey from the surface or from the benthos. After 6 days of observing dem ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1099071
Description: 3 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1139324
Description: Moonlight is commonly reported to increase the time nocturnal animals allocate to antipredator vigilance and to affect space use patterns because predation risk increases as a function of light intens ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1089732
Description: 14 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1157201
Description: 8 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1156768
Description: 9 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1098839
Description: 9 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology | 060200 Ecology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1098876
Description: 1 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1139465
Description: Tree-kangaroos Dendrolagus sp. are a poorly known group of folivorous arboreal macropodid marsupials endemic to the rainforests of north-eastern Australia and New Guinea. Over the last century there h ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1095666
Description: 1 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed