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North-Western Journal of Zoology


December 2021, Volume 17, Issue 2, Pages 155-319

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I. Full length papers


I.1. Applied Entomology and Ecology


Endosymbiotic bacterial diversity associated with corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidis Fitch (Hemiptera: Aphididae) populations under different maize management systems – preliminary study

Csorba A.B., Bálint J., Felföldi T., Szabó A., For A. C.G.; Máthé I., Loxdale H.D., Balog A., Nyaradi I.I.

Art#e201105 (vol.17, no.2, pp.155-159)

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


New records of Heteroptera (Hemiptera) species from Turkey, with reconsideration of several previous records

Çerçi B., Tezcan S.

Art#e201203 (vol.17, no.2, pp.160-169)

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I.3. General Zoology - Invertebrates


A new species of freshwater amphipod of the genus Gammarus from Iran

Esmaeili-Rineh S., Shabani S

Art#e211301 (vol.17, no.2, pp.170-179)

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I.4. Ichthyology


Reproductive biology of non-native Nemipterus randalli Russell, 1986 and native Pagellus erythrinus (Linnaeus, 1758) from the Aegean Sea

Taylan B., Yapici S

Art#e211402 (vol.17, no.2, pp.180-186)

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The life history of the non-native cyprinid fish Carassius gibelio (Bloch, 1782) from Demirköprü Reservoir in the Aegean Region in Turkey

Dereli H., Bayhan B., Ölçek Z.S

Art#e211403 (vol.17, no.2, pp.187-195)

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I.5. Herpetology


American bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus) diet in Uruguay compared with other invasive populations in Southern South America

Laufer G., Gobel N., Berazategui M., Zarucki M., Cortizas S., Soutullo A., Martinez-Debat C., De Sá R.O.

Art#e211502 (vol.17, no.2, pp.196-203)

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Defensive behaviors and microhabitat use of Tropidurus catalanensis (Squamata, Tropiduridae): body sizes and habitat openness / vegetation cover affect prediction of risk and flight distances

Maia-Carneiro T., Langie-Santos S., Navas C.A

Art#e211505 (vol.17, no.2, pp.204-211)

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Diet variation of the South American snake-necked turtle (Hydromedusa tectifera) from two different urban neighboring streams

Sánchez R.M., Semeńiuk M.B., Cassano M.J., Alcalde L.

Art#e211509 (vol.17, no.2, pp.212-219)

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Trophic ecology of Boana albomarginata and Boana pombali (Anura: Hylidae) during the dry season in the Serra de Itabaiana National Park, Northeast Brazil

Tupy G.S., Cardoso G. de S., Vilanova-Júnior J.L., Pinto de S. R. dos S., Vieira S. S., Gomes de M.S. V., Rodrigues W.S., Faria R.G., Caldas F.L.S.

Art#e211510 (vol.17, no.2, pp.220-226)

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Data on food composition of the Levant marsh frog (Pelophylax bedriagae) in Southwestern Anatolia

Özcan L., Yorulmaz B., Ayaz D.

Art#e211511 (vol.17, no.2, pp.227-231)

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The distribution and biogeography of amphibians and reptiles in Turkey

Yaşar Ç., Çiçek K., Mulder J., Tok C.V.

Art#e201512 (vol.17, no.2, pp.232-275)

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I.6. Ornithology


Variations in the daily temperatures and length determine the perseverance of the largest wintering northern long-eared owl (Asio otus) population in Bulgaria

Dobrev V., Dobrev D., Hristova P., Yordanov E., Popgeorgiev G.

Art#e201601 (vol.17, no.2, pp.276-280)

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Modeling breeding habitat suitability of Griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus) in Bulgaria and conservation planning

Dobrev D., Popgeorgiev G.

Art#e201602 (vol.17, no.2, pp.281-287)

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I.7. Theriology


Sticking out in a herd? Records of anomalous pigmentation in a social herd- forming ungulate (Tayassu pecari)

Aximoff I., Neto E.P., Paula W., Hofmann G.S., Keuroghlian A., Jorge, M.L., Lima E., Barquero G.

Art#e201702 (vol.17, no.2, pp.288-293)

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Age-related musk secretion and body weight in captive forest musk deer (Moschus berezovskii Flerov, 1928)

Wang J., Weladji R.B., Meng X.

Art#e211703 (vol.17, no.2, pp.294-298)

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II. Short papers


II.6. Ornithology


Nest-site selection by Ammomanes deserti of southern Iran

Pakniat D., Ahmadi M., Shahnaseri G., Hemami M.-R

Art#e212601 (vol.17, no.2, pp.299-303)

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II.7. Theriology


Occurrence of the Guiana dolphin Sotalia guianensis (Delphinidae) in Camamu Bay, Bahia, Brazil

Alves D., Le Pendu Y.

Art#e202702 (vol.17, no.2, pp.304-307)

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VII. Correspondence - short notes, natural history notes, fauna notes, taxonomy notes


VII.3. General zoology - Invertebrates


Substrate dependent size structure of Faxonius limosus (Rafinesque, 1817) (Decapoda: Cambaridae) population in a dam lake

Bonk M.

Art#e217301 (vol.17, no.2, pp.308-309)

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VII.5. Herpetology


Diet of Salvator merianae (Squamata: Teiidae): New prey item and review of predation records

Diniz H.S., Feio R.N., De Assis C.L., Guedes J.J.M.

Art#e217504 (vol.17, no.2, pp.309-314)

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Molecular identification of the Jalisco Trilling Frog Eleutherodactylus jaliscoensis (Amphibia: Eleutherodactylidae) as prey of the Garter Snake Thamnophis cyrtopsis (Squamata: Colubridae)

Hernández-Austria R., Soto-Pozos Á.F., Becerra-Soria O., Mora-Reyes A., Parra-Olea G.

Art#e217505 (vol.17, no.2, pp.315-318)

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Nocturnal activity in the European adder (Vipera berus) from a high-altitude montane environment

Sahlean T., Ştefan A., Hodor C., Strugariu A.

Art#e217506 (vol.17, no.2, pp.318-319)

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