The importance of lagomorphs for the Eurasian lynx in Western Asia: Results from a large scale camera-trapping survey in Turkey

@article{Soyumert2019TheIO,
  title={The importance of lagomorphs for the Eurasian lynx in Western Asia: Results from a large scale camera-trapping survey in Turkey},
  author={Anil Soyumert and A. Ert{\"u}rk and Ç. Tavşanoğlu},
  journal={Mammalian Biology},
  year={2019},
  volume={95},
  pages={18-25}
}
  • Anil Soyumert, A. Ertürk, Ç. Tavşanoğlu
  • Published 2019
  • Biology
  • Mammalian Biology
  • Explaining predator-prey relationship is crucial for implementing effective conservation practices on large mammals. The Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) preys on small ungulates such as roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) in Europe, and on hares (Lepus spp.) in more eastern longitudes, but there is lack of information on the southernmost populations of the Eurasian lynx in Turkey.This study explores the spatial and temporal relationship of the Eurasian lynx with its two main preys, roe deer and the brown… CONTINUE READING
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