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Advances in Reintroduction Biology of Australian and New Zealand Fauna   Advances in Reintroduction Biology of Australian and New Zealand Fauna
Doug Armstrong, Matthew Hayward, Dorian Moro, Philip Seddon
A review of the process of reintroductions and other conservation-driven translocations in Australasia.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486303014 - AU $ 89.95    
Applied Genomics for Sustainable Livestock Breeding   Applied Genomics for Sustainable Livestock Breeding
Ben Hayes, Brendon O'Rourke
Brings together a selection of research papers that review research progress and the delivery of livestock genomics research applications.

Paperback - ISBN:AN52/03 - AU $125.00    
Australia's Amazing Kangaroos   Australia's Amazing Kangaroos
Ken Richardson
Provides an authoritative source of information and insight into the world of this intriguing marsupial.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097391 - AU $ 49.95    
Australia's Fossil Heritage   Australia's Fossil Heritage
The Australian Heritage Council
A detailed examination of Australia's fossil heritage revealing the richness and diversity of Australia's prehistory.

Bird Minds   Bird Minds
Gisela Kaplan
Provides a fresh view of the behaviour of Australia's native avifauna.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300181 - AU $ 45.00    
Boom and Bust   Boom and Bust
Libby Robin, Robert Heinsohn, Leo Joseph
Leading writers draw on ideas in both science and the humanities to tell the stories of birds and people in the world's driest inhabited continent.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643096066 - AU $ 39.95    
Comparative Aspects of Reproductive Aging between the Mare and Woman   Comparative Aspects of Reproductive Aging between the Mare and Woman
Rebecca Krisher, Elaine Carnevale, George Seidel, Jr
This collection provides a valuable resource to those working in the field of fertility and maternal age.

Paperback - ISBN:RD27/06 - AU $ 75.00    
CSIRO List of Australian Vertebrates   CSIRO List of Australian Vertebrates
Mark Clayton, John C Wombey, Ian J Mason, R Terry Chesser, Alice Wells
A fully updated, new edition of the definitive listing of Australia’s vertebrates and their conservation status.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643090750 - AU $ 79.95    
Dictionary of Australian and New Guinean Mammals   Dictionary of Australian and New Guinean Mammals
Ronald Strahan, Pamela Conder
A unified guide to the mammals of Australia and Melanesia, covering native and introduced species.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643091672 - AU $ 49.95    
Dinosaurs in Australia   Dinosaurs in Australia
Benjamin P Kear, Robert J Hamilton-Bruce
A comprehensive overview of the latest research on Australian Mesozoic faunas and floras.

Ecology and Evolution of Dung Beetles   Ecology and Evolution of Dung Beetles
Leigh W Simmons, T James Ridsdill-Smith
Integrates our current knowledge of the phylogenetics and evolution, developmental biology, physiology, behaviour, and population and community ecology of dung beetles.

Hardback - ISBN:9781444333152 - AU $130.00    
Evolution and Adaptation: A Tribute to Richard Essex Barwick   Evolution and Adaptation: A Tribute to Richard Essex Barwick
Paul Cooper
This special issue is a tribute to Richard (Dick) Essex Barwick, an influential researcher whose interests spanned many branches of biology and zoology.

Paperback - ISBN:ZO62/01 - AU $ 75.00    
Evolution in a Toxic World   Evolution in a Toxic World
Emily Monosson
A groundbreaking approach to understanding toxics and health.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597269773 - AU $ 39.99    
Feathered Dinosaurs   Feathered Dinosaurs
John Long, Peter Schouten
Through spectacular double-page illustrations and informative text, this book dramatically brings to life all the known groups of dinosaurs that bore feathers.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643094345 - AU $ 49.95    
Flying Dinosaurs   Flying Dinosaurs
John Pickrell
Get ready to unthink what you thought you knew and journey into the deep, dark depths of the Jurassic.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742233666 - AU $ 29.99    
Frozen in Time   Frozen in Time
Jeffrey D Stilwell, John A Long
Presents a comprehensive overview of the fossil record of Antarctica framed within its changing environmental settings.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643096356 - AU $ 69.95    
Genetics to Improve Cow Reproductive Performance in Tropical Beef Cattle   Genetics to Improve Cow Reproductive Performance in Tropical Beef Cattle
David Johnston
Represents the culmination of a large, long-term beef cattle genetics research project in northern Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:AN54/01 - AU $ 75.00    
Gift Vouchers   Gift Vouchers

Are you looking for a book to give as a present, but aren’t sure what to choose?

Voucher - ISBN:BVoucher25 - AU $ 25.00    
Gliding Mammals of the World   Gliding Mammals of the World
Stephen Jackson, Peter Schouten
A synthesis of all that is known about the biology of this diverse and intriguing group of mammals.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643092600 - AU $ 99.95    
Hymenoptera: Evolution, Biodiversity and Biological Control   Hymenoptera: Evolution, Biodiversity and Biological Control
Andrew Austin, Mark Dowton

John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Mammals of Australia   John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Mammals of Australia
Fred Ford
This book compares Gould’s world, and the world that the animals live in at that time, with the world today.

Hardback - ISBN:9780642278616 - AU $ 49.99    
Life of Marsupials   Life of Marsupials
Hugh Tyndale-Biscoe
A complete overview of marsupial biology and explores how marsupials have evolved.

Maluridae: Insights from a Model System   Maluridae: Insights from a Model System
Katherine L. Buchanan, Andrew Cockburn
This special issue reviews the fundamental contribution this group of birds has made to our understanding of avian evolutionary processes.

Paperback - ISBN:MU113/03 - AU $ 75.00    
Marine Parasitology   Marine Parasitology
Klaus Rohde
A thorough overview of all aspects of marine parasitology.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643090255 - AU $170.00    
Neurobiology of Monotremes   Neurobiology of Monotremes
Ken Ashwell
Details the development, structure, function and behavioural ecology of the monotremes.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643103115 - AU $280.00    
Platypus   Platypus
Ann Moyal
The enigmatic story of a biological riddle that confounded scientists for nearly 90 years.

Paperback - ISBN:9781741757798 - AU $ 24.99    
Platypus   Platypus
Tom Grant, Illustrations by Dominic Fanning
Presents factual information, a colourful history and biological investigation of this Australian icon.

Practical Conservation Biology   Practical Conservation Biology
David Lindenmayer, Mark Burgman
Reflects the latest thinking on topics central to conservation biology and natural resource management.

Prehistoric Mammals   Prehistoric Mammals
Ken McNamara, Peter Murray
What did Australia's prehistoric animals look like and how did they live?

Small Paperback - ISBN:9781920843540 - AU $ 18.95 Price includes standard postage within Australia.    
Prehistoric Marine Life in Australia's Inland Sea   Prehistoric Marine Life in Australia's Inland Sea
Danielle Clode

Brings to life yet another aspect of the fascinating world of Australia’s prehistoric past.

Paperback - ISBN:9781921833168 - AU $ 24.95    
Remarkable Journey   A Remarkable Journey
R. Paul Thompson
An historical narrative of the development of evolutionary theory from Darwin to the present day.

Hardback - ISBN:9781780234465 - AU $ 49.99    
Science on Ice   Science on Ice
Veronika Meduna
Follows deep-south scientists who huddle in tents and dive under ice to study ancient mud, fat fish, migrating penguins and fossilised forests.

Hardback - ISBN:9781869405830 - AU $ 49.95    
Sharks   Sharks
Michael Bright
An accessible and vivid introduction to these fascinating and often misrepresented animals.

Paperback - ISBN:9780565092894 - AU $ 29.95    
Shorebirds of Australia   Shorebirds of Australia
Andrew Geering, Lindsay Agnew, Sandra Harding
Describes and illustrates more than 50 species of shorebirds in Australia.

Stray Feathers   Stray Feathers
Penny Olsen AM, Leo Joseph
Superbly illustrated with black and white drawings of a range of birds, Stray Feathers showcases some of the remarkable adaptations of Australian birds.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643094932 - AU $ 59.95    
Talk, Talk, Squawk!   Talk, Talk, Squawk!
Nicola Davies, Neal Layton

A funny and informative book on animal biology, looking at how and why animals communicate - for the purposes of mating, gathering food, warning of danger, and many many more.

Paperback - ISBN:9781406357486 - AU $ 16.95    
Taxonomy of Australian Mammals   Taxonomy of Australian Mammals
Stephen Jackson, Colin Groves
A complete taxonomic revision of all Australian mammals, both terrestrial and marine.

Hardback - ISBN:9781486300129 - AU $160.00    
Tree-kangaroos of Australia and New Guinea   Tree-kangaroos of Australia and New Guinea
Roger Martin
Provides a fascinating and readable account of tree-kangaroos - an unusual evolutionary conundrum.

Tribute to Des Cooper   A Tribute to Des Cooper
Catherine A Herbert , Katherine Belov
Professor Desmond Wishart Cooper was a leading Australian researcher whose work touched on many aspects of zoology.

Paperback - ISBN:ZO61/01 - AU $ 75.00    
Upside Down World   Upside Down World
Penny Olsen AM
Documents how our scientific knowledge evolved, using collectors' and naturalists' journals to enhance these stories.

Paperback - ISBN:9780642277060 - AU $ 39.95    
When Life Nearly Died   When Life Nearly Died
Michael Benton
What cataclysmic event caused at least 90% of all life to be wiped out in land and in sea? When Life Nearly Died investigates this intriguing mass extinction event.

Paperback - ISBN:9780500291931 - AU $ 31.99    
Where Do Camels Belong   Where Do Camels Belong
Ken Thompson
A timely, instructive and controversial book, which delivers unexpected answers.

Paperback - ISBN:9781781251744 - AU $ 27.99    
Where Song Began   Where Song Began
Tim Low
An eye-opening book on the unique nature of Australian birds and their role in ecology and global evolution.

Paperback - ISBN:9780670077960 - AU $ 32.99    
Why Does the World Stay Green?   Why Does the World Stay Green?
TCR White
Explore a controversial theory that challenges the common understanding of natural population control in herbivores.

Woodhen   The Woodhen
Clifford Frith
Tells the fascinating success story of the saving of the globally significant, iconic, flightless Woodhen of Lord Howe Island.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643108707 - AU $ 59.95    

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