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The Status of the World's Land and Marine Mammals: Diversity, Threat, and Knowledge
A comprehensive assessment of the conservation status and distribution of the world's mammals is presented, compiled by 1700+ experts, to suggest common mechanisms driving diversity and endemism across systems.
A key to the bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) of South Asia
A checklist and dichotomous key to 128 species of bats known from South Asia including Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Maldives is provided. Character matrices…
Phylogeny of the Asian Eutropis (Squamata: Scincidae) reveals an 'into India' endemic Indian radiation.
Prey selection by the Indian tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) in Nagarjunasagar Srisailam Tiger Reserve, India
This study suggests that in tropical dry deciduous forests with low natural prey density, smaller prey species, and high livestock biomass, tigers preferentially kill smaller prey and generally avoid livestock predation.
South Asian Mammals: Their Diversity, Distribution, and Status
This book discusses Mammological studies in South Asia, recent phylogenetic changes, and the status of Mammals of South Asia on the Red List.
The Herpetofauna of Nallamala Hills, Eastern Ghats, India: An Annotated Checklist, With Remarks on Nomenclature, Taxonomy, Habitat Use, Adaptive Types and Biogeography
An inventory of the herpetofauna of the Nallamala Hills, Eastern Ghats, south-eastern India finds 20 species of amphibians belonging to 14 genera in six families and 64 species of reptiles belonging to 42 generA in 15 families.
Checklist of sciurids (Mammalia: Rodentia: Sciuridae) of South Asia
This paper aims to demonstrate the efforts towards in-situ applicability of EMMARM, which aims to provide real-time information about the distribution and habits of birds of prey in the Andhra Pradesh and Kolkata regions.
A new species of Cnemaspis (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Northern Karnataka, India.
The robustness of the species is ascertained, the need for additional herpetofaunal explorations to reveal the total diversity of species of the genus Cnemaspis in peninsular India is revealed.
Selection of egg attachment sites by the Indian Golden Gecko Calodactylodes aureus (Beddome, 1870) (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) in Andhra Pradesh, India
Investigation of survival rates of communal egg clutches of the Indian Golden Gecko Calodactylodes aureus shows that communal clutches have a higher survival rate in sites with water bodies and without anthropogenic activities, in comparison to sites having the opposite combination.