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Longevity of Pied Currawongs at Timbertop, Victoria.

Category: Issue 2
Author(s): Nicholls and Woinarski
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Between 1962 and 1976, 1 910 Pied Currawongs were banded at Timbertop in north-eastern Victoria. The number of individuals retrapped was 332 (17.4%). The longest elapsed time between banding and recovery was 14 years and 1 .7 per cent of birds were known to be alive over ten years after banding. The mean annual survival […]

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The morphology of the Brown Goshawk Accipiter fasciatus.

Category: Issue 2
Author(s): Aumann
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Sexual, age, seasonal, population and subspecific differences in the morphology of the Brown Goshawk Accipiter fasciatus are described on the basis of data derived from birds captured near Macclesfield, Victoria, and from museum specimens. The physical characteristics of this species are also considered in the context of the genus Accipiter.

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