Biogeography and Ecology in Tasmania
Distribution and Range. 142 The Tasmanian Trout Fishery 153 Population Dynamics of Tench 163 Conservation Notes 167 Bibliography. 168 VII. Littoral Biogeography by A. J. DARTNALL 171 Introduction. 171 The Maugean Marine Province. 175 Distribution Patterns of some Tasmanian Marine Animals 178 Conclusions. 190 Acknowledgements 191 Bibliography. 191 VIII. The Zoogeography and Evolution of Tasmanian Oligochaeta by B. G. M. JAMIESON. 195 Introduction. 195 The Australian Region: A World Perspective 198 Earthworms and Continental Drift. 206 Tasmanian Earthworms - Relationships with the Australian Fauna. 210 Tasmanian Megasco1ecid Species and Aspects of their Evolution. 218 Bibliography. 226 IX. Oniscoidea (Terrestrial Isopoda) by ALISON J. A. GREEN. 229 Introduction. 229 Ecological Distribution. 229 Comments on Ecological Distribution 235 Geographical Distribution of Species Recorded from T- mania. 237 Geographical Distribution of Genera Recorded from T- mama. 239 Acknowledgements 247 Bibliography. 247 X. The Amphibia of Tasmania by M. J. LITTLEJOHN and A. A. MARTIN 251 Introduction 251 Taxonomy. 251 Distribution 265 Biology. 268 Zoogeography. 272 Evolution. 277 Acknowledgements 282 Bibliography. 282 Key 1: Key to Frogs (Adults). 286 Key 2: Key to Male Mating Calls. 287 Key 3: Key to Eggs. 288 Key 4: Key to Tadpoles. 289 XI. Biogeography and Ecology of the Reptiles of Tasmania and the Bass Strait Area by P. A. RAWLINSON. 291 Introduction. 291 Cainozoic Climates and Pleistocene Sea Levels. 292 Present Climate. 297 Ecological Requirements of Reptiles. 299 The Reptile Fauna of Tasmania and the Bass Strait Area - Composition, Ecology and Distribution.