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Towards outsmarting the wily fox: the chemistry of odours

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Davies, N and McLean, S and Nichols, D, Towards outsmarting the wily fox: the chemistry of odours, Chemistry in Australia, March-May pp. 20-23. ISSN 0314-4240 (2022) [Professional, Non Refereed Article]


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Abstract

As efforts to keep foxes out of Tasmania continue, local researchers are looking at the chemistry of fox secretions as a potential method of control.

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Item Type:Professional, Non Refereed Article
Keywords:fox, semiochemicals, pheromones, 'violet gland' volatiles, urine volatiles
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Ecological applications
Research Field:Biosecurity science and invasive species ecology
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Terrestrial systems and management
Objective Field:Control of pests, diseases and exotic species in terrestrial environments
UTAS Author:Davies, N (Associate Professor Noel Davies)
UTAS Author:McLean, S (Professor Stuart McLean)
UTAS Author:Nichols, D (Dr David Nichols)
ID Code:149033
Year Published:2022
Deposited By:Central Science Laboratory
Deposited On:2022-03-02
Last Modified:2022-03-03
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