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Category: AMRI

Carboys and cinder cones

Filtering seawater and sediment to identify marine biodiversity in the Northern Mariana Islands

By: Dr Joseph DiBattista, Category: AMRI, Date: 29 Jun 2018

Mixing mala: how genetics informs threatened species management

A recently published population genetic study of mala (rufous hare-wallabies) has provided a way forward for conservation efforts.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Dr Linda Neaves, Category: AMRI, Date: 22 Jun 2018

In-tree-guing new marsupials discovered!

New tree-kangaroo species recognised in landmark genetic study.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Dr Sally Potter, Prof. Rebecca Johnson, Category: AMRI, Date: 21 Jun 2018

The latest on the frogs of Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific

Experts highlight the unique frogs of the Australasia region and summarise the challenges facing their conservation.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 21 Jun 2018

Unwelcome visitors

The AM welcomes visitors through the front doors but we sometimes need to wage war against some of those that sneak in the back!

By: Dr Mandy Reid, Category: AMRI, Date: 14 Jun 2018

Islands in the sky: sampling the fauna of Coolah Tops

A recent Australian Museum Expedition to Coolah Tops found a diverse and intriguing fauna.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Mr Stephen Mahony, Dr Sandy Ingleby, Dr Harry Parnaby, Dr Anja Divljan, Category: AMRI, Date: 14 Jun 2018

Listening to mountain frogs to help inform their conservation management

How do you study a frog when it’s buried in the mud on top of a mountain covered in thick jungle and you don’t know when they are calling?

By: Liam Bolitho, Category: AMRI, Date: 13 Jun 2018

Climbing in the clouds: searching for Vietnam’s rarest frogs

A survey for two Critically Endangered frog species in the mountains of northern Vietnam

By: Christopher Portway, Category: AMRI, Date: 31 May 2018

Calling all frog calls…again and again!

We need you to record your local frogs with FrogID on a regular basis- nightly, weeky or as often as you can!

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 29 May 2018

A jellyfish out of the box

An unexpected encounter with a box jellyfish in Lake Macquarie

By: Claire Rowe, Dr Stephen Keable, Category: AMRI, Date: 28 May 2018