Catalog Home Page

Judas camels betray their best mates

Spencer, P.ORCID: 0000-0002-4938-2615 and Hampton, J. (2015) Judas camels betray their best mates. 2015 Research Findings: Bulletin 6.04 Wildlife Biology & Conservation .

[img]
Preview
PDF - Published Version
Download (319kB)

Abstract

The ‘Judas’ animal control technique relies on the social nature of some invasive species to ‘betray’ the location of their companions. It is an effective method of enhancing shooting programs in highly gregarious mammal species. In this study, we describe the use of social genetic data to examine the utility of the Judas technique in a novel species; wild dromedary camels (Camelus dromedarius).

Item Type: Others
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Journal or Publication Title: 2015 Research Findings: Bulletin 6.04 Wildlife Biology & Conservation
Publisher: School of Veterinary & Life Sciences, Murdoch University
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/29075
Item Control Page Item Control Page

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year