Ochotonidae

Known as: Pika, Pikas 
Family of small short-haired mammals without tails and shrill voice.
National Institutes of Health

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2014
Highly Cited
2014
The increase in species richness from the poles to the tropics, referred to as the latitudinal diversity gradient, is one of the… (More)
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2014
2014
Climate change is arguably the greatest challenge to conservation of our time. Most vulnerability assessments rely on past and… (More)
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2013
2013
Phylogenetic information is becoming a recognized basis for evaluating conservation priorities, but associations between… (More)
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2009
2009
The appearance and spread of the H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) raise concern of a possible pandemic. Current… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The taeniid cestode Echinococcus shiquicus n. sp. was found from the Tibetan fox Vulpes ferrilata and the plateau pika Ochotona… (More)
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2005
2005
The recent discovery that seven of the 25 historically described populations of American pikas (Ochotona princeps Richardson) in… (More)
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1999
1999
We examined the effects of temperature and photoperiod on metabolic thermogenesis and the thermogenic characteristics of brown… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
PTF (PSE-binding transcription factor) activates transcription of snRNA and related genes. We investigated its distribution in… (More)
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1997
1997
 Habitat fragmentation is becoming increasingly common, yet, the effect of habitat spatial structure on population dynamics… (More)
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1997
1997
The extent and effect of inbreeding in natural populations remain largely undetermined. Pikas Ochotona princeps have been… (More)
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