swainsonii bandicoots Isoodon obesulus, Perameles gunnii Black Wallaby Wallabia bicolor Brush-tailed Phascogale Phascogale tapoatafa Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby Petrogale penicillata Bush Rat Rattus fuscipes Cat Felis catus Common Brushtail Trichosurus
vulpecula Possum Common Wombat Vombatus ursinus Dingo Canis lupus dingo Dog Canis lupus familiaris dunnarts Sminthopsis crassicaudata S.
In tropical Australia, the most frequently killed native species are the northern brown bandicoot (Isoodon macrourus), the mountain brushtail possum (Trichosurus
cunninghami) and the Australian magpie (Cracticus tibicen) (Taylor & Goldingay, 2004).
As such, the species covered in this work are the following: Smithopsis crassicaudata, Tarsipes rostratus, Macropus eugenii, Macropus rufus, Dendrolagus dorianus, Sarcophilus harrissi, Isoodon obesulus, Lasiorhinus latifrons, Phascolarctos cinereus, Thylogale billarderii, Dasyurus hallucatus, Trichosurus
vulpecula and Setonix brachyurus.
Brushtail possums Trichosurus
vulpecula are arboreal marsupials that remain in many urbanised areas of Australia, as well as in bushland.
Parathyroid morphology of the brush-tail possum, Trichosurus
vulpecula, Anat Rec 1995, 241: 401-410.
Expression of mRNA encoding growth differentiation factor 9 and bone morphogenetic protein 15 during follicular formation and growth in a marsupial, the brushtail possum (Trichosurus
Modeling survival and capture probabilities of the mountain brushtail possum (Trichosurus
caninus) in the forests of southeastern Australia using trap-recapture data.
Authorities have struggled for decades with bovine tuberculosis in the United Kingdom and Ireland, where the badger (Meles meles) plays a role in spread of the disease (36); in New Zealand, where the opossum (Trichosurus
vulpecula) is responsible (37); and, more recently, in the northern United States, where white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) and other cervids are involved (38).
-- Alectoris chukar, Alectoris rufa, Alectoris, barbara, Alectoris philbyi), francolins (Francolinus francolinus), hares (Lepus europaeus), mouflons (Ovis orientalis, Ovis gmelini, Ovis musimon, Ovis ammon), raccoons (Procyon lotor), opossums (Didelphis virginiana, and Trichosurus
vulpecula) and badgers (Meles meles and Memphitis memphitis).
(19) Deslorelin acetate implants are frequently used as a contraceptive in female animals, and control of male reproduction and associated behaviors with deslorelin has been reported in several species, including domestic dogs, (20,21) domestic cats, (22) domestic boar, (23) cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus), an African wild dog (Lycaon pictus), (25) sea otters (Enhydra lutris), (25) red wolves (Canis lupus rufus), (25) grey wolves (Cams lupus), (25) a black-footed cat (Fells nigripes), (25) black flying foxes (Pteropus alecto), (26) ferrets (Musteki putorius furo), (27) lion-tailed macaques (Macaco silenus), (28) a bearded dragon (Pogona vitticeps),29 and common brushtail possums (Trichosurus
vulpecula), (30) with variable results and duration of efficacy that appear to be species specific.
Climate and animal distribution: a climatic analysis of the Australian marsupial Trichosurus
The major wildlife maintenance host is the brushtail possum (Trichosurus
vulpecula) 2, 3].