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A comparison of the roosting behaviour of Gould's wattled bats Chalinolobus gouldii using bat boxes and tree hollows in suburban Melbourne

Lisa N Evans, Lindy F Lumsden, B Law, P Eby, D Lunney, L Lumsden

Australian Zoologist | ROYAL ZOOLOGICAL SOC NEW SOUTH WALES | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was conducted under permits from the Department of Sustainability and Environment (10003314) and a University of Melbourne Animal Experimentation Ethics Committee (0701162). We would like to thank the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment and Bat Conservation International for their financial support. Graeme Coulson and Peter Menkhorst provided helpful comments on an earlier draft of this manuscript. Thank you also to Graeme Coulson and Ian Beveridge for ongoing advice throughout this study. Lastly, thanks go to George Paras and Anthony Theunissen at Gresswell Nature Conservation Reserve for their assistance and enthusiasm.