Golden jackal (Canis aureus) in the Czech Republic: the first record of a live animal and its long-term persistence in the colonized habitat

@inproceedings{Pykov2016GoldenJ,
  title={Golden jackal (Canis
aureus) in the Czech Republic: the first record of a live animal and its long-term persistence in the colonized habitat},
  author={Kl{\'a}ra Py{\vs}kov{\'a} and David Storch and Ivan Hor{\'a}{\vc}ek and Ondřej Kauz{\'a}l and Petr Py{\vs}ek},
  booktitle={ZooKeys},
  year={2016}
}
A golden jackal (Canis aureus) individual was recorded ~40 km east of Prague in the Czech Republic. It is the first record of a living golden jackal in the country; up to now several individuals have been recorded but all of them were either shot dead or killed by a vehicle. The observed animal was documented by camera traps set up for research of carnivore… CONTINUE READING