Australian Bureau of Statistics

Rate the ABS website
ABS Home > Statistics > By Catalogue Number
ABS @ Facebook ABS @ Twitter ABS RSS ABS Email notification service
1297.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008  
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/03/2008   
   Page tools: Print Print Page RSS Feed RSS Bookmark and Share Search this Product  

This group covers ecology other than its environmental applications.
It includes:

  • plant or animal ecology;
  • limnology and ecological studies of freshwater bodies such as lakes or ponds; and
  • palaeoecology (including palynology associated with palaeoecological studies).
This group has nine fields:
    060201 Behavioural Ecology
    060202 Community Ecology (excl. Invasive Species Ecology)
    060203 Ecological Physiology
    060204 Freshwater Ecology
    060205 Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
    060206 Palaeoecology
    060207 Population Ecology
    060208 Terrestrial Ecology
    060299 Ecology not elsewhere classified

    Exclusions:
    a) Palaeontology other than that associated with palaeoecological studies is included in Group 0403 Geology.
    b) Applications of ecology, including the ecology of invasive species, are included in Group 0501 Ecological Applications.
    c) Population and ecological genetics is included in Group 0604 Genetics.
    d) Microbial ecology is included in Group 0605 Microbiology.
    e) Freshwater ichthyology and animal physiological ecology are included in Group 0608 Zoology.



Previous PageNext Page

Bookmark and Share. Opens in a new window


Commonwealth of Australia 2014

Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.