SAMPLING

Measurement and sampling of pest animals used in research

Research involving pest animals may require the taking of measurements of and samples from individual animals. Examples include body weight and size measurements, blood, hair and faecal samples. Measurement and […]

Observations on the reproduction and ecology of the brush tailed possum Trichosurus vulpecula Kerr (Marsupialia), in New Zealand

In all 366 adult possums and 139 pouch young were examined. Five samples were collected and a study of a live population was conducted. Data are presented on the relationships […]

A live-trapping study of Australian brush-tailed possums, Trichosurus vulpecula (Kerr), in the Orongorongo Valley, Wellington, New Zealand

A live-trapping study of a population of Australian brush-tailed possums, in indigenous forest of the Orongorongo Valley, Wellington, was carried out from March 1966 to November 1968.