The Wolf Intelligencer


European Roe Deer (Capreolus capreolus)

Roberto Marini, author of the video,
Monti Sibillini National Park

Journal Articles

Ecological conditions experienced by offspring during pregnancy and early post-natal life determine mandible size in Roe deer. De Marinis AM, Chirichella R, Bottero E, Apollonio M. PloS one. 2019 Sep

Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) mortality in relation to fodder harvest in agricultural landscape. Cukor J, Havránek F, Vacek Z, Bukovjan K, Podrázský V, Sharma RP. Mammalia. 2019 Aug

Ungulates in the city: light pollution and open habitats predict the probability of Roe deer occurring in an urban environment. Ciach M, Fröhlich A. Urban Ecosystems. 2019 Jun

Long-term viability of a reintroduced population of Roe deer Capreolus capreolus, in a lowland area of northern Italy. De Pasquale D, Dondina O, Scancarello E, Meriggi A. Folia Zoologica. 2019 Feb

Population responses of naive Roe deer to the recolonization of the French Vercors by wolves. Randon M, Bonenfant C, Michallet J, Chevrier T, Toïgo C, Gaillard JM, VALEIX M. bioRxiv. 2019 Jan

Movement responses of Roe deer to hunting risk. Picardi S, Basille M, Peters W, Ponciano JM, Boitani L, Cagnacci F. The Journal of Wildlife Management. 2019 Jan

Who’s afraid of the big bad wolf? Variation in the stress response among personalities and populations in a large wild herbivore. Bonnot NC, Bergvall UA, Jarnemo A, Kjellander P. Oecologia. 2018 Sep

Ecological factors affecting eruption timing of mandibular teeth in Roe deer. De Marinis AM, Chirichella R, Bottero E, Apollonio M. European journal of wildlife research. 2018 Aug

The European Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus L.) at the northern boundary of its range in Eastern Fennoscandia. Danilov PI, Panchenko DV, Tirronen KF. Russian Journal of Ecology. 2017 Sep

Woodland features determining home range size of Roe deer. Lovari S, Serrao G, Mori E. Behavioural processes. 2017 Jul

Survival rates and causes of mortality of Roe deer Capreolus capreolus in a rural landscape, eastern Poland. Sönnichsen L, Borowik T, Podgórski T, Plis K, Berger A, Jędrzejewska B. Mammal Research. 2017 Apr

Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Babesia spp. in Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus), Fallow deer (Dama dama) and Mouflon (Ovis musimon) in Germany. Kauffmann M, Rehbein S, Hamel D, Lutz W, Heddergott M, Pfister K, Silaghi C.Molecular and cellular probes. 2017 Feb

Prey selection of Scandinavian wolves: single large or several small?.Sand H, Eklund A, Zimmermann B, Wikenros C, Wabakken P. PloS one. 2016 Dec

Expansion and current status of Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) at the edge of its distribution in Portugal. Torres RT, Miranda J, Carvalho J, Fonseca C. InAnnales Zoologici Fennici 2015 Dec

Landscape of risk to Roe deer imposed by lynx and different human hunting tactics. Norum JK, Lone K, Linnell JD, Odden J, Loe LE, Mysterud A. European Journal of Wildlife Research. 2015 Dec

Immunogenetic heterogeneity in a widespread ungulate: the European Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus). Quéméré E, Galan M, Cosson JF, Klein F, Aulagnier S, Gilot‐Fromont E, Merlet J, Bonhomme M, Hewison AM, Charbonnel N. Molecular ecology. 2015 Aug

Detection of tick-borne pathogens in Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus), in questing ticks (Ixodes ricinus), and in ticks infesting Roe deer in southern Germany. Overzier E, Pfister K, Herb I, Mahling M, Böck Jr G, Silaghi C. Ticks and tick-borne diseases. 2013 Jun

Evaluating the effectiveness of two distance-sampling techniques for monitoring Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) densities. Horcajada-Sánchez F, Barja I. InAnnales Zoologici Fennici 2015 Jun

Using zero-inflated models to predict the relative distribution and abundance of Roe deer over very large spatial scales. Bouyer Y, Rigot T, Panzacchi M, Van Moorter B, Poncin P, Beudels-Jamar R, Odden J, Linnell JD. InAnnales Zoologici Fennici 2015 Apr

Large impact of Eurasian lynx predation on Roe deer population dynamics. Andrén H, Liberg O. PloS one. 2015 Mar

Early and long-term impacts of browsing by Roe deer in oak coppiced woods along a gradient of population density. Chianucci F, Mattioli L, Amorini E, Giannini T, Marcon A, Chirichella R, Apollonio M, Cutini A. Annals of Silvicultural Research. 2015 Jan

Roe deer reintroduction in central Portugal: a tool for Iberian wolf conservation. Cruz T, Fonseca C, Carvalho J, Oliveira B, Torres RT. Galemys. 2014

A one night stand? Reproductive excursions of female Roe deer as a breeding dispersal tactic. Debeffe L, Focardi S, Bonenfant C, Hewison AM, Morellet N, Vanpé C, Heurich M, Kjellander P, Linnell JD, Mysterud A, Pellerin M. Oecologia. 2014 Oct

 Interindividual variability in habitat use: evidence for a risk management syndrome in Roe deer?. Bonnot N, Verheyden H, Blanchard P, Cote J, Debeffe L, Cargnelutti B, Klein F, Hewison AM, Morellet N.Behavioral Ecology. 2014 Sep

LiDAR remote sensing of forest structure and GPS telemetry data provide insights on winter habitat selection of European Roe deer. Ewald M, Dupke C, Heurich M, Müller J, Reineking B. Forests. 2014 Jun

Living on the edge: Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) density in the margins of its geographical range. Valente AM, Fonseca C, Marques TA, Santos JP, Rodrigues R, Torres RT. PloS one. 2014 Feb

Comparing patterns of human harvest and predation by Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx on European Roe deer Capreolus capreolus in a temperate forest. Krofel M, Jerina K, Kljun F, Kos I, Potočnik H, Ražen N, Zor P, Žagar A. European journal of wildlife research. 2014 Feb

Roe deer face competing risks between predators along a gradient in abundance. Melis C, Nilsen EB, Panzacchi M, Linnell JD, Odden J. Ecosphere. 2013 Sep

Habitat selection and risk of predation: re-colonization by lynx had limited impact on habitat selection by Roe deer. Samelius G, Andrén H, Kjellander P, Liberg O. PLoS One. 2013 Sep

Seasonal variation of activity patterns in Roe deer in a temperate forested area. Pagon N, Grignolio S, Pipia A, Bongi P, Bertolucci C, Apollonio M. Chronobiology international. 2013 Jul

Habitat use under predation risk: hunting, roads and human dwellings influence the spatial behaviour of Roe deer. Bonnot N, Morellet N, Verheyden H, Cargnelutti B, Lourtet B, Klein F, Hewison AM. European journal of wildlife research. 2013 Apr

Behavioural Responses of E uropean Roe Deer to Temporal Variation in Predation Risk. Sönnichsen L, Bokje M, Marchal J, Hofer H, Jędrzejewska B, Kramer‐Schadt S, Ortmann S. Ethology. 2013 Mar

Conservation of threatened local gene pools: landscape genetics of the Italian Roe deer (Capreolus c. italicus) populations. Mucci N, Mattucci F, Randi E. Evolutionary Ecology Research. 2012

Roe deer may markedly alter forest nitrogen and phosphorus budgets across Europe. Abbas F, Merlet J, Morellet N, Verheyden H, Hewison AJ, Cargnelutti B, Angibault JM, Picot D, Rames JL, Lourtet B, Aulagnier S. Oikos. 2012 Aug

Survival and causes of death of European Roe Deer before and after Eurasian Lynx reintroduction in the Bavarian Forest National Park. Heurich M, Möst L, Schauberger G, Reulen H, Sustr P, Hothorn T. European Journal of Wildlife Research. 2012 Jun

Comparative use of forest habitats by Roe deer and moose in a human‐modified landscape in southeastern Norway during winter. Tinoco Torres R, Carvalho JC, Panzacchi M, Linnell JD, Fonseca C. Ecological Research. 2011 Jul

Group dynamics and landscape features constrain the exploration of herds in fusion-fission societies: the case of European Roe deer. Pays O, Fortin D, Gassani J, Duchesne J. PLoS One. 2012 Mar

Life at the edge: Roe deer occurrence at the opposite ends of their geographical distribution, Norway and Portugal. Torres RT, Virgós E, Panzacchi M, Linnell JD, Fonseca C. Mammalian Biology-Zeitschrift für Säugetierkunde. 2012 Mar

Roe and Fallow deer: are they compatible neighbours?. Ferretti F, Bertoldi G, Sforzi A, Fattorini L. European Journal of Wildlife Research. 2011 Aug

Factors affecting Roe deer occurrence in a Mediterranean landscape, Northeastern Portugal. Mammalian Biology-Zeitschrift für Säugetierkunde. 2011 Jul

Comparative use of forest habitats by Roe deer and moose in a human‐modified landscape in southeastern Norway during winter. Tinoco Torres R, Carvalho JC, Panzacchi M, Linnell JD, Fonseca C. Ecological Research. 2011 Jul

Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus L.) browsing effects and use of chestnut and Turkey oak coppiced areas. Cutini A, Bongi P, Chianucci F, Pagon N, Grignolio S, Amorini E, Apollonio M. Annals of forest science. 2011 Jun

Use of GPS activity sensors to measure active and inactive behaviours of European Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus). Gottardi, E., Tua, F., Cargnelutti, B., Maublanc, M.L., Angibault, J.M., Said, S. and Verheyden, H., 2010

Habitat use by female western Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus): influence of resource availability on habitat selection in two contrasting years. Pellerin M, Calenge C, Said S, Gaillard JM, Fritz H, Duncan P, Van Laere G. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 2010 Oct

Roe deer population growth and lynx predation along a gradient of environmental productivity and climate in Norway. Melis C, Basille M, Herfindal I, Linnell JD, Odden J, Gaillard JM, Høgda KA, Andersen R. Ecoscience. 2010 Jun

Feeding activity and dietary composition of Roe deer at the southern edge of their range. Wallach AD, Shanas U, Inbar M. European journal of wildlife research. 2010 Feb

Circannual changes in the expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in the testis of Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus). Wagener A, Blottner S, Göritz F, Streich WJ, Fickel J. Animal reproduction science. 2010 Feb

Predation has a greater impact in less productive environments: variation in Roe deer, Capreolus capreolus, population density across Europe. Melis C, Jędrzejewska B, Apollonio M, Bartoń KA, Jędrzejewski W, Linnell JD, Kojola I, Kusak J, Adamic M, Ciuti S, Delehan I. Global ecology and biogeography. 2009 Nov

Anti‐predator behaviour, space use and habitat selection in female Roe deer during the fawning season in a wolf area. Bongi P, Ciuti S, Grignolio S, Del Frate M, Simi S, Gandelli D, Apollonio M. Journal of Zoology. 2008 Nov

Does habitat type modify group size in Roe deer and red deer under predation risk by Iberian wolves?. Barja I, Rosellini S. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 2008 Feb

Selectivity of Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx and recreational hunters for age, sex and body condition in Roe deer Capreolus capreolus.Andersen R, Karlsen J, Austmo LB, Odden J, Linnell JD, Gaillard JM. Wildlife Biology. 2007 Dec

Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) browsing pressure affects yew (Taxus baccata) recruitment within nature reserves in Norway. Mysterud A, Østbye E. Biological Conservation. 2004 Dec

Predation by wolves (Canis lupus) on Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) in north-eastern Apennine, Italy. Mattioli L, Capitani C, Avanzinelli E, Bertelli I, Gazzola A, Apollonio M. Journal of Zoology. 2004 Nov

Dispersal of vascular plants by game in northern Germany. Part I: Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) and wild Boar (Sus scrofa). Schmidt M, Sommer K, Kriebitzsch WU, Ellenberg H, von Oheimb G. European Journal of Forest Research. 2004 Sep