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North-Western Journal of Zoology


June 2022, Volume 18, Issue 1, Pages 001-119

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I. Full length papers


I.1. Entomology


Impacts of rubber plantations on community assembly of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): a case study from monsoonal tropics of Xishuangbanna, southwest China

Alcantara M.J.M., Modi S., Ling T.C., Monkai J., Xu H., Huang S., Nakamura A

Art#e221101 (vol.18, no.1, pp.1-8)

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Additional review of the genus Iconella (Hymenoptera: Braconidae, Microgastrinae) from Iran with the description of a new species

Abdoli P., Talebi A.A., Farahani S.

Art#e211202 (vol.18, no.1, pp.9-16)

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I.3. General Invertebrate Zoology


Impact of uranium mining activities in two abandoned mines (Western Bulgaria) on the earthworm communities

Tsekova R., Sakelarieva L., Varadinova E.

Art#e221301 (vol.18, no.1, pp.17-23)

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I.4. Ichthyology


Preliminary migratory fish habitats assessment along the Danube River sector km 863 � 375

Honţ S., Paraschiv M., Iani M.I.

Art#e221401 (vol.18, no.1, pp.24-29)

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The anatomic structure and immunoreaction in cells with anti-hFSH and anti-hLH of the pituitary gland in Lake Van fish (Alburnus tarichi Güldenstädt, 1814)

Oğuz A.R., Ünal G.

Art#e221402 (vol.18, no.1, pp.30-34)

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I.5. Herpetology


Diet and clutch size of Rhinella castaneotica (Anura: Bufonidae) from a forest area in Serra do Navio, Amapá, Brazil

Figueiredo V.A.M.B., Santos E.M., Pedroso-Santos F., Sanches P.R., Costa-Campos C.E.

Art#e211508 (vol.18, no.1, pp.35-39)

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Ecology of the small Snake-eyed Skink Ablepharus kitaibelii (Bibron & Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1833)

Vergilov V., Tzankov N., Kornilev Y., Popgeorgiev G.

Art#e221501 (vol.18, no.1, pp.40-46)

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Reproduction of the Alpine newt Ichthyosaura alpestris recorded in streams of the Western Carpathians

Bobrek R.

Art#e221502 (vol.18, no.1, pp.47-50)

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Exploration of a hybrid zone between two toad species in Central Europe�s Carpathian region with a new molecular marker

Gál Z., Kovács T., Ujszegi J., Anthony B.P., Vági B., Hoffmann O.I.

Art#e221503 (vol.18, no.1, pp.51-57)

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Trophic niche of Pseudopaludicola boliviana (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from northern Brazil

Pedroso-Santos F., Sanches P.R., Costa-Campos C.E.

Art#e221504 (vol.18, no.1, pp.58-64)

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I.6. Ornithology


White-backed (Lilford�s) Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos lilfordi Sharpe & Dresser, 1871:

Gerdzhikov G., Plachiyski D., Popgeorgiev G., Avramov S., Demerdzhiev D., Daskalova G., Shurulinkov P.

Art#e211601 (vol.18, no.1, pp.65-70)

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I.7. Theriology


First report of Eurasian beaver (Castor fiber Linnaeus 1758) in the Republic of Moldova

Bouroș G., Paladi V., Cassir P.

Art#e211701 (vol.18, no.1, pp.71-76)

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Summer habitat use and coexistence of Chinese goral (Naemorhedus griseus) and Siberian roe deer (Capreolus pygargus) in Taihang mountain, China

Wu J., Wang J., Zhen D., Bu X., Xiang R., Shrestha T., ShengY., Meng X.

Art#e211704 (vol.18, no.1, pp.77-86)

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II. Short papers


II.1. Entomology


On the distribution and ecology of the false click beetle Nematodes filum (Fabricius, 1801) (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae) in Slovakia

Franc V., Hemala V.

Art#e222202 (vol.18, no.1, pp.87-90)

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II.3. General Invertebrate Zoology


New records of Serbian �archaic� and endemic earthworm Allolobophora (sensu lato) paratuleskovi (Šapkarev, 1975): geographic range size and biogeographic significance

Popović F.J., Stojanović M.M., Sekulić J.M., Radosavljević S.B., Trakić T.B.

Art#e222301 (vol.18, no.1, pp.91-94)

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Diversity and structure of litter-dwelling macrofauna (Oniscidea and Diplopoda) in upland forest fragments in the winter period

Valkay Haľková B., Rudy J., Mock A.

Art#e222302 (vol.18, no.1, pp.95-99)

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II.7. Theriology


First records of golden jackal and European badger non-antagonistic interaction at the Lower Danube (Bulgaria)

Konstantinov Y., Spassov N., Acosta-Pankov I.

Art#e212701 (vol.18, no.1, pp.100-103)

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III. Review papers


Coleopterans as model organisms in insect immunity: a review

Takov D., Ostoich P., Zubrik M., Pilarska D.

Art#e223201 (vol.18, no.1, pp.104-111)

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


VII.1. Entomology


Ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) associated with Cinara cedri Mimeur 1936 (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in Cedar forests

Oğuzoğlu Ş., Avci M., Karaman C., Kiran K.

Art#e227101 (vol.18, no.1, pp.112-114)

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First record of Neodryinus typhlocybae (Ashmead, 1893) (Hymenoptera: Dryinidae) in Romania

Manole T.

Art#e217201 (vol.18, no.1, pp.115-117)

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VII.7. Theriology,


New record for the grey dwarf hamster (Cricetulus migratorius) from the western edge of its distribution, in Romania

Anitei S., Petrovan S.

Art#e227701 (vol.18, no.1, pp.117-119)

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