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North-Western Journal of Zoology


June 2015, Volume 11, Issue 1, Pages 1-182

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◙ Cover // page i-ii

◙ Content // page iii-v

◙ Author Instructions // pages xi (182+)


I. Full length papers


I.1. Applied Entomology and Ecology


Diversity and seasonal patterns of longhorn beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in the Zselic region, Hungary

Keszthelyi S.

Art#141105 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.62-69)

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 I.2. (Systematic, biodiversity) Landscape ecology and genetics of insects


Microstructural investigations of wing scales of three Cupido Schrank (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Polyommatinae) species

Lobiuc O., Lobiuc A.

Art#141204 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.8-15)

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Acoustic burrow structures of European mole crickets, Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa (Orth.: Gryllotalpidae) in Northwestern Iran

Jafari S., Kazemi M.H., Lotfalizadeh H.

Art#141206 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.58-61)

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Genetic diversity of populations of the stem borer Sesamia nonagrioides (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in southern and southwestern Iran, using RAPD-PCR

Cheraghali Z., Esfandiari M., Mossadegh M.S., Rajabi Memari H.

Art#141207 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.70-75)

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The fauna, habitats, and affinity indices of mosquito larvae (Diptera: Culicidae) in Central Iran

Ladonni H., Azari-Hamidian S., Alizadeh M., Abai M.R., Bakhshi H.

Art#141208 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.76-85)

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First record of Dinychus bincheaecarinatus Hirschmann, Wagrowska-Adamczyk & Zirngiebl-Nicol in Romania: Notes on the morphology and taxonomy and a contribution to the Dinychidae fauna of Romania (Acari: Mesostigmata: Uropodina)

Kontschán J.

Art#141209 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.86-91)

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First detection of Lysiphlebus testaceipes (Cresson) (Hymenoptera: Aphidiinae) in Serbia: an introduced species in Europe on-going invasion in Europe?

Žikić V., Stanković S.S., Ilić Milošević M., Petrović-Obradović O., Petrović A., Starý P., Tomanović Ž.

Art#141210 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.97-101)

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I.3. General Zoology - Invertebrates


Current taxonomical and faunistic status of Caucasian ptyctimous mites (Acari, Oribatida)

Niedbała W.

Art#141302 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.1-7)

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Life history and current distribution of the fairy shrimp Chirocephalus carnuntanus (Brauer, 1877) (Crustacea: Anostraca)

Horváth Z., Vad C.F.

Art#141303 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.102-109)

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I.4. Ichtiology


Histological changes in the gill epithelium of Endemic Lake Van Fish (Chalcalburnus tarichi) during migration from alkaline water to freshwater

Oğuz A.R.

Art#141401 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.51-57)

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Reproductive biology and gonad histology of the kura barbel, Barbus lacerta (Cyprinidae), in Bibi-Sayyedan River, Tigris basin

Dopeikar H., Keivany Y., Shadkhast M.

Art#141402 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.163-170)

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I.5. Herpetology


Carapace peculiarities of Hermann’s tortoises (Testudo hermanni) in several Balkan populations

Đorđević S.

Art#141507 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.16-26)

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Shelter from the sand: microhabitat selection by the bromelicolous tree frog Scinax cuspidatus (Anura, Hylidae) in a Brazilian restinga

Domingos F.M.C.B., Arantes Í.C., Cavalcanti D.R., Jotta P.A.C.V.

Art#141508 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.27-33)

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Characteristic morphotype distribution predicts the extended range of the “Transylvanian” smooth newt, Lissotriton vulgaris ampelensis Fuhn 1951, in Romania

Sos T., Hegyeli Z.

Art#141509 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.34-40)

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Trends and patterns in the feeding ecology of the widespread Balkan green lizard Lacerta trilineata (Squamata: Lacertidae) in insular and continental Greece

Sagonas K., Pafilis P., Lymberakis P., Valakos E.D.

Art#141510 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.117-126)

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Population structure, activity, and sex ratio of Phrynops tuberosus (Testudines: Chelidae) in Caatinga, Brazil

Rodrigues J.F.M., Silva F.B.F.

Art#141511 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.127-132)

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On the natural history of the poorly known Neotropical lizard Hemidactylus agrius (Squamata: Gekkonidae)

Passos D.C., Galdino C.A.B., Bezerra C.H., Zanchi-Silva D.

Art#141512 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.133-137)

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Vocalizations in two rare crocodilian species: A comparative analysis of distress calls of Tomistoma schlegelii (Müller, 1838) and Gavialis gangeticus (Gmelin, 1789)

Bonke R., Whitaker N., Rödder D., Böhme W.

Art#141513 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.151-162)

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I.7. Theriology


Annual trends in the number of wildlife-vehicle collisions on the main linear transport corridors (highway and railway) of Hungary

Cserkész T., Farkas J.

Art#141707 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.41-50)

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I.8. Biogeography


Notes on some little known species of Heteroptera from Turkey with new records for the fauna of Europe and the Turkish Thrace

Dursun A., Fent M.

Art#141805 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.92-96)

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A new earthworm species and new records from Albania with remarks on the molecular phylogenetic relationships of the Eisenia species of the Balkan Peninsula (Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae)

Szederjesi T., Csuzdi C.

Art#141806 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.110-116)

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I.9. Paleobiology


Tetralophodon longirostris (Mammalia: Proboscidea) in the Moldavian and Scythian platforms (Romania and the Republic of Moldova)

Tibuleac P., Obadă T., Cojocaru I.

Art#141901 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.138-150)

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II. Short Notes


 II.2. Systematic, biodiversity and genetics of insects


First record of Sceliphron (Hensenia) curvatum (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae) from Turkey with notes on its morphology and biology

Gulmez Y., Can I.

Art#142201 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.174-177)

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II.5. Herpetology


Spargana in the Neotropical frog Hypsiboas pulchellus (Hylidae) from Uruguay

Borteiro C., Castro O., Sabalsagaray M.J., Kolenc F., Martinez-Debat C., Ubilla M.

Art#142502 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.171-173)

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Age structure and body size in a breeding population of Asiatic toad (Bufo gargarizans) in southwestern China

Mi, Z.P

Art#142503 (Vol.11, No.1, pp.178-182)

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