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Canids : foxes, wolves, jackals and dogs : status survey and conservation action plan
The new Canid Action Plan synthesizes the current knowledge on the biology, ecology and status of all wild canid species, and outlines the conservation actions and projects needed to secure theirExpand
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Fatal attraction in rats infected with Toxoplasma gondii
We tested the hypothesis that the parasite Toxoplasma gondii manipulates the behaviour of its intermediate rat host in order to increase its chance of being predated by cats, its feline definitiveExpand
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Biology and Conservation of Wild Felids
Felidae Wikipedia January 29th, 2019 Felidae is a family of mammals in the order Carnivora colloquially referred to as cats A member of this family is also called a felid or feline The term catExpand
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Collapse of the world’s largest herbivores
The collapsing populations of large herbivores will have extensive ecological and social consequences. Large wild herbivores are crucial to ecosystems and human societies. We highlight the 74 largestExpand
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Livestock predation by carnivores in Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park, Bhutan
Abstract Villages in Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park, central Bhutan, report livestock depredation by wild carnivores including leopard ( Panthera pardus ), tiger ( Panthera tigris ), HimalayanExpand
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A comparison and critique of different scat‐analysis methods for determining carnivore diet
For terrestrial carnivores, scat analysis is the technique most often used to deter- mine diets. Various methods of interpreting scat-analysis data exist; however, little is known about how theExpand
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Does the resource dispersion hypothesis explain group living
The resource dispersion hypothesis (RDH) asserts that, if resources are heterogeneous in space or time, group living might be less costly than was previously thought, regardless of whether individuals gain direct benefits from group membership. Expand
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Factors Influencing Perceptions of Conflict and Tolerance toward Cheetahs on Namibian Farmlands
Namibia has the largest remaining population of free-ranging cheetahs ( Acinonyx jubatus ) in the world, 90% of which are found outside protected areas on commercial farms. We conducted a baselineExpand
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The importance of correcting for sampling bias in MaxEnt species distribution models
We investigated the efficacy of spatial filtering of occurrence data and background manipulation using environmental data with the same spatial bias as occurrence data. Expand
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The devil is in the dispersers: predictions of landscape connectivity change with demography
Summary 1. Concern about the effects of habitat fragmentation has led to increasing interest in dispersal and connectivity modelling. Most modern techniques for connectivity modelling have resistanceExpand
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