Impact of the small Indian mongoose on native amphibians and reptiles of the Adriatic islands, Croatia

@inproceedings{Barun2010ImpactOT,
  title={Impact of the small Indian mongoose on native amphibians and reptiles of the Adriatic islands, Croatia},
  author={Arijana Barun and Daniel Simberloff and Ivan Budinski},
  year={2010}
}
We studied impacts of the introduced small Indian mongooseHerpestes auropunctatus on the herpetofauna on six islands in the Adriatic Sea, Croatia, comparing abundances of reptiles and amphibians on three islands with the mongoose to those on three islands without the mongoose. We used four types of sampling surveys: distance-constrained surveys, visual encounter surveys, special searches and accidental trapping. The horned viper Vipera ammodytes and Balkan green lizard Lacerta trilineata were… CONTINUE READING
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