The Wolf Intelligencer


Snowshoe Hare (Lepus americanus)

mpact of wildfire size on snowshoe hare relative abundance in southern British Columbia, Canada. Hutchen J, Hodges KE.Fire Ecology. 2019 Dec

Latitudinal variation in snowshoe hare (Lepus americanus) body mass: A test of Bergmann’s Rule. Gigliotti LC, Berg N, Boonstra R, Cleveland SM, Diefenbach DR, Gese E, Ivan JS, Kielland K, Krebs CJ, Kumar AV, Mills LS. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 2019 Nov

Experimental increase in predation risk causes a cascading stress response in free-ranging snowshoe hares. Boudreau MR, Seguin JL, Boonstra R, Palme R, Boutin S, Krebs CJ, Murray DL.Oecologia. 2019 Oct

Postfire deciduous canopies drive patterns in snowshoe hare herbivory of regenerating black spruce. Olnes J, Kielland K, Genet H, Ruess R. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 2019 Jul

An experimental translocation identifies habitat features that buffer camouflage mismatch in snowshoe hares. Wilson EC, Shipley AA, Zuckerberg B, Peery MZ, Pauli JN. Conservation Letters. 2019 Mar

Salvage logging after an insect outbreak reduces occupancy by snowshoe hares (Lepus americanus) and their primary predators. Thomas JP, Reid ML, Barclay RM, Jung TS. Global Ecology and Conservation. 2019 Jan

Patterns and potential drivers of intraspecific variability in the body elemental composition of a terrestrial consumer, the snowshoe hare (Lepus americanus). Rizzuto M, Leroux SJ, Vander Wal E, Wiersma YF, Heckford TR, Balluffi-Fry J. BioRxiv. 2019 Jan

Scavenging By Snowshoe Hares (Lepus americanus) In Yukon, Canada. Peers MJ, Majchrzak YN, Konkolics SM, Boonstra R, Boutin S. Northwestern Naturalist. 2018 Dec

Adaptive introgression underlies polymorphic seasonal camouflage in snowshoe hares. Jones MR, Mills LS, Alves PC, Callahan CM, Alves JM, Lafferty DJ, Jiggins FM, Jensen JD, Melo-Ferreira J, Good JM. Science. 2018 Jun

Effects of selection cuts on winter habitat use of snowshoe hare (Lepus americanus) in northern temperate forests. Simard V, Imbeau L, Asselin H. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 2018 Jun

Diet of Grey Wolves (Canis lupus) During Calving in a moose–Caribou System in Northern Ontario. Found R, McLaren AA, Rodgers AR, Patterson BR. The Canadian Field-Naturalist. 2018 Feb

transcriptional landscape of seasonal coat colour moult in the snowshoe hare. Mafalda S, Paulo C, Colin M, Scott L, Jeffrey M, Ferreira M. Molecular ecology. 2017.

Climate factors related to localized changes in snowshoe hare (Lepus americanus) occupancy. Burt DM, Roloff GJ, Etter DR. Canadian journal of zoology. 2016 Nov

Differential sex-related winter energetics in free-ranging snowshoe hares (Lepus americanus). Ellsworth E, Boudreau MR, Nagy K, Rachlow JL, Murray DL. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 2015 Dec

Vegetation structure and composition determine snowshoe hare (Lepus americanus) activity at arctic tree line. Ewacha MV, Roth JD, Brook RK. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 2014 Aug

Widespread mesopredator effects after wolf extirpation. Ripple WJ, Wirsing AJ, Wilmers CC, Letnic M. Biological Conservation. 2013 Apr

Predators choose prey over prey habitats: evidence from a lynx–hare system. Keim JL, DeWitt PD, Lele SR. Ecological Applications. 2011 Jun


A non-invasive technique for analyzing fecal cortisol metabolites in snowshoe hares (Lepus americanus). Sheriff MJ, Bosson CO, Krebs CJ, Boonstra R. Journal of Comparative Physiology B. 2009 Apr

Response of beaver, moose, and snowshoe hare to clear-cutting in a Quebec boreal forest: a reassessment 10 years after cut. Potvin F, Breton L, Courtois R. Canadian journal of forest research. 2005 Jan

Winter browsing preferences of snowshoe hares for coniferous seedlings and its implication in large-scale reforestation programs. Bergeron JM, Tardif J. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 1988 Feb

Moose and snowshoe hare competition and a mechanistic explanation from foraging theory. Belovsky GE. Oecologia. 1984 Feb

Cercopithifilaria leporwus n. sp.(nematoda: filarioidea) from the snowshoe hare-(Lepus americanus Erxleben)(Lagomorpha) in Canada. Bartlett CM. Annales de Parasitologie Humaine et Comparée. 1983

A winter feeding relationship between snowshoe hares and porcupines. Merriam HG. Journal of Mammalogy. 1978 Nov

Food habits of the red fox in Isle Royale National Park, Lake Superior. Johnson WJ. American Midland Naturalist. 1970 Oct