Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Food quality, diet and reproduction of house mice on irrigated cereal farms

Bomford, Mary


Breeding in field populations of house mice (Mus muscfllus L.) is usually seasonal,and this has often been attributed to seasonal fluctuations in the quality or abundance of food. Populations of house mice in Australia are subject to irregular-outbreaks, and previous authors have suggested that these plagues are causally linked to improved breeding which occurs when food supplies are temporarily improved by unusually favourable weather. This thesis examines the link between breeding and the...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 1985
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d78d98d8f624


File Description SizeFormat Image
Bomford_M_1985.pdfWhole Thesis20.8 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  17 November 2022/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator