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The Atlas of European Mammals
Dedication. Lists of Country Coordinators, Artists and Authors. Preface. History and Overview of the Project. Introduction. Acknowledgments. List of Species Described. The Species Accounts. AppendixExpand
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Molecular phylogeny of the speciose vole genus Microtus (Arvicolinae, Rodentia) inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences.
Voles of the genus Microtus represent one of the most speciose mammalian genera in the Holarctic. We established a molecular phylogeny for Microtus to resolve contentious issues of systematicExpand
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A northern glacial refugium for bank voles (Clethrionomys glareolus)
There is controversy and uncertainty on how far north there were glacial refugia for temperate species during the Pleistocene glaciations and in the extent of the contribution of such refugia toExpand
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Abstract In this paper, we present results of the first comprehensive study of the introgression of both autosomal and sex-chromosome markers across the central European portion of the hybrid zoneExpand
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Faecal progesterone metabolite analysis for non-invasive monitoring of reproductive function in the white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum).
The two subspecies of white rhinoceros, southern (Ceratotherium simum simum) and northern (Ceratotherium simum cottoni), breed poorly in captivity, and estimates of oestrous cycle length varyExpand
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B chromosomes in the wood mice [genus Apodemus]
Spatial and temporal distribution of supernumerary or B chromosomes were studied in natural populations of wood mice. A total of 859 individuals belonging to several species from Eurasia wereExpand
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Factors affecting success of PCR amplification of microsatellite loci from otter faeces
We investigated the effect of multiple variables on the amplification success rate of microsatellite DNA extracted from faeces of wild Eurasian otters. The success rate was affected by (i) type ofExpand
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The List of the Chromosome Races of the Common Shrew (Sorex Araneus)
The list of chromosome races of the common shrew (Sorex araneus) was compiled, the vast literature has been scrutinized, and unpublished data have been added. Altogether, 50 chromosome races could beExpand
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Histopathology Confirms White-Nose Syndrome in Bats in Europe
White-nose syndrome, associated with the fungal skin infection geomycosis, caused regional population collapse in bats in North America. Our results, based on histopathology, show the presence ofExpand
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Increasing Incidence of Geomyces destructans Fungus in Bats from the Czech Republic and Slovakia
Background White-nose syndrome is a disease of hibernating insectivorous bats associated with the fungus Geomyces destructans. It first appeared in North America in 2006, where over a million batsExpand
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