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Experimental evidence that feral cats cause local extirpation of small mammals in Australia's tropical savannas

Frank, Anke S.K.; Johnson, Christopher N.; Potts, Joanne M.; Fisher, Alaric; Lawes, Michael J.; Woinarski, John C.Z.; Tuft, Katherine; Radford, Ian J.; Gordon, Iain J.; Collis, Mary-Anne; Legge, Sarah

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Small mammal species are declining across northern Australia. Predation by feral cats Felis sylvestris catus is one hypothesised cause. Most evidence of cat impacts on native prey comes from islands, where cat densities are often high, but cats typically

dc.contributor.authorFrank, Anke S.K.
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, Christopher N.
dc.contributor.authorPotts, Joanne M.
dc.contributor.authorFisher, Alaric
dc.contributor.authorLawes, Michael J.
dc.contributor.authorWoinarski, John C.Z.
dc.contributor.authorTuft, Katherine
dc.contributor.authorRadford, Ian J.
dc.contributor.authorGordon, Iain J.
dc.contributor.authorCollis, Mary-Anne
dc.contributor.authorLegge, Sarah
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-10T23:23:32Z
dc.identifier.issn0021-8901
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/67002
dc.description.abstractSmall mammal species are declining across northern Australia. Predation by feral cats Felis sylvestris catus is one hypothesised cause. Most evidence of cat impacts on native prey comes from islands, where cat densities are often high, but cats typically
dc.publisherBritish Ecological Society
dc.sourceJournal of Applied Ecology
dc.titleExperimental evidence that feral cats cause local extirpation of small mammals in Australia's tropical savannas
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume51
dc.date.issued2014
local.identifier.absfor060201 - Behavioural Ecology
local.identifier.ariespublicationu9511635xPUB1380
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationFrank, Anke S.K., University of Tasmania
local.contributor.affiliationJohnson, Christopher N., University of Tasmania
local.contributor.affiliationPotts, Joanne M., Unknown
local.contributor.affiliationFisher, Alaric, NT Department of Natural Resources, Environment, the Arts & Sport
local.contributor.affiliationLawes, Michael J., Charles Darwin University
local.contributor.affiliationWoinarski, John C.Z., Charles Darwin University
local.contributor.affiliationTuft, Katherine, Australian Wildlife Conservancy
local.contributor.affiliationRadford, Ian J., Department of Parks and Wildlife
local.contributor.affiliationGordon, Iain J., James Cook University
local.contributor.affiliationCollis, Mary-Anne, University of Winnipeg
local.contributor.affiliationLegge, Sarah, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue6
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage1486
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage1493
local.identifier.doi10.1111/1365-2664.12323
local.identifier.absseo970106 - Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
dc.date.updated2015-12-10T10:40:35Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-84909970041
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