Academic publications

The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) produces a series of academic publications to disseminate the results of research in the following areas:

  • systematic and other studies of the terrestrial, marine and freshwater flora and fauna of the Northern Territory, tropical Australia, Southeast Asia and the Indo-Pacific
  • Australian Aboriginal, Southeast Asian and Oceanic Art, material culture and archaeology
  • Northern Territory and oceanic history and archaeology.

The Beagle

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Research reports

Go to research reports.

Recent publications by MAGNT Natural Sciences staff

Read publications and presentations by MAGNT natural science staff - June 2009 to July 2010 (59.6 kb).

Monograph series

Used to publish longer or significant articles, distributed with The Beagle. 

Contact the Peter Spillett Library if you want to buy a copy of these monographs:

  • Ten shipwrecks of the Northern Territory - Paul Clark 2008, $20.00
  • Skinks of the Northern Territory - Paul Horner 1992, $19.95
  • From palaeoart to casual paintings - George Chaloupka 1984
  • Sigmaxinella soelae and Desmacella ithystela: two new Desmacellid sponges (Porifera, Axinellida, Desmacellidae) from the Northwest shelf of Western Australia, with a revision of the family Desmacellidae - John N.A. Hooper 1984
  • Recent marine ostracoda (crustacea) from Darwin and north-western Australia - H.V. Howe and K.G. McKenzie 1989

The following monographs are out of print:

  • Riji and Jakuli: Kimberley pearl shell in Aboriginal Australia - Kim Akerman with John Stanton 1994
  • Freshwater fishes of the Northern Territory - Helen Larson and Keith C Martin

Last updated: 11 October 2017