Journal Articles – Recent


The Late Pleistocene Canis lupus (Canidae, Mammalia) from Avetrana (Apulia, Italy): reappraisal and new insights on the European glacial wolves; B Mecozzi, SB Lucenti – Italian Journal of Geosciences, 2018

The importance of fine-scale breeding site selection patterns under a landscape-sharing approach for wolf conservation; L Llaneza, V Sazatornil, JV López-Bao – Biodiversity and Conservation, January 2 2018

[HTML] Resource selection by coastal wolves reveals the seasonal importance of seral forest and suitable prey habitat; GH Roffler, DP Gregovich, KR Larson – Forest Ecology and Management, 2018

[PDF] Wolf-Moose Spatial Dynamics in Alberta’s Athabasca Oil Sands Region
EW Neilson ; University of Alberta– 2017

Changes in future potential distributions of apex predator and mesopredator mammals in North America
R Pandey, M Papeş – Regional Environmental Change, 2017

[PDF] Are wolves (Canis lupus) and dogs (Canis familiaris) prosocial in a location choice paradigm?;MN Despraz, K Zuberbühler; (University of Neuchâte, Switzerland) 2017

[HTML] The Wayward Dog: Is the Australian native dog or Dingo a distinct species?; SM JACKSON, CP GROVES, PJS FLEMING… – Zootaxa, 2017

[HTML] When is it acceptable to kill a strictly protected carnivore? Exploring the legal constraints on wildlife management within Europe’s Bern Convention; JDC Linnell, A Trouwborst, FM Fleurke – Nature Conservation, 2017

Wolves at the crossroad: Fission–fusion range biogeography in the Western Carpathians and Central Europe; P Hulva, B Černá Bolfíková, V Woznicová… – Diversity and Distributions, November 21, 2017

[HTML] Analysis and comparison of the wolf microbiome under different environmental factors using three different data of Next Generation Sequencing; X Wu, H Zhang, J Chen, S Shang, J Yan, Y Chen… – Scientific Reports, September 12, 2017

Seasonality of intraspecific mortality by gray wolves; LD Mech, SM Barber-Meyer – Journal of Mammalogy, 18 September, 2017

Unexpected genetic composition of a reintroduced carnivore population; JA Grauer, JH Gilbert, JE Woodford, D Eklund… – Biological Conservation, 25 September, 2017

Nowhere to hide: effects of linear features on predator‐prey dynamics in a large mammal system; CA DeMars, S Boutin – Journal of Animal Ecology, 22 September, 2017

Patterns of integration in the canine skull: an inside view into the relationship of the skull modules of domestic dogs and wolves; S Curth, MS Fischer, K Kupczik – Zoology, 18 August 2017

Effects of Wolf Presence on Daily Travel Distance of Range Cattle; PE Clark, DE Johnson, LL Larson, M Louhaichi… – Rangeland Ecology & …, 10 August 2017

[HTML] Characterization of the peripheral blood transcriptome and adaptive evolution of the MHC I and TLR gene families in the wolf (Canis lupus); G Liu, H Zhang, G Sun, C Zhao, S Shang, X Gao, T Xia… – BMC Genomics, 1 August 2017

The Problems with Pooling Poop: Confronting Sampling Method Biases in Wolf (Canis lupus) Diet Studies; TD Gable, SK Windels, JG Bruggink – Canadian Journal of Zoology, 28 July 2017

The Problems with Pooling Poop: Confronting Sampling Method Biases in Wolf (Canis lupus) Diet Studies; TD Gable, SK Windels, JG Bruggink – Canadian Journal of Zoology, 20 July 2017

Snow depth does not affect recruitment in a low-density population of boreal woodland caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou); Larter, N.C., Jung, T.S. & Allaire, D.G. Eur J Wildl Res (2017) 63: 25. doi:10.1007/s10344-017-1085-6; European Journal of Wildlife Research; February 2017

Ixodid ticks parasitizing wild carnivores in Romania
>G D’Amico, MO Dumitrache, IA Matei, AM Ionică… – Experimental and Applied …, 2017

Staying safe from top predators: patterns of co-occurrence and inter-predator interactions; Ramesh, T., Kalle, R. & Downs, C.T. Behav Ecol Sociobiol (2017) 71: 41. doi:10.1007/s00265-017-2271-y; Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology; February 2017

A new mitochondrial haplotype confirms the distinctiveness of the Italian wolf (Canis lupus) population; Luca Montanaa, b, 1, , , Romolo Canigliaa, 1, Marco Galavernia, 1, Elena Fabbria, Ettore Randia, Received 29 October 2016, Mammalian Biology – Zeitschrift für Säugetierkunde ;Accepted 18 January 2017, Available online 22 January 2017

Endocrine and paracrine controls of canine follicular development and function
N Songsasen, J Nagashima and, C Thongkittidilok; Version of Record online:Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 22 JAN 2017

Wolf predation on cattle in Portugal: assessing the effects of husbandry systems; Virgínia,Pimenta,Inês Barros,Luigi Boitani,Pedro Beja; Biological Conservation

Italian wolves (Canis lupus italicus Altobello, 1921) and molecular detection of taeniids in the Foreste Casentinesi National Park, Northern Italian Apennines; G Poglayen, F Gori, B Morandi, R Galuppi, E Fabbri International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlifel 2017

 Reconstruction of the extinct Ezo wolf’s diet; J Matsubayashi, T Ohta, O Takahashi, I Tayasu – Journal of Zoology, 2017

Space use by gray wolves Canis lupus in response to simulated howling–A case study and a call for further investigation; M Leblond, C Dussault, MH St-Laurent – Canadian Journal of Zoology, 2017

Mycobacterium caprae transmission to free-living grey wolves (Canis lupus) in the Bieszczady Mountains in Southern Poland; B Orłowska, E Augustynowicz-Kopeć, M Krajewska; European Journal of Wildlife Research, 2017

Mapping and explaining wolf recolonization in France using dynamic occupancy models and opportunistic data; J Louvrier, C Duchamp, E Marboutin, S Cubaynes… – bioRxiv, 2017

The changing contribution of top‐down and bottom‐up limitation of mesopredators during 220 years of land use and climate change; M Pasanen‐Mortensen, B Elmhagen, H Lindén; Journal of Animal Ecology, 2017