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North-Western Journal of Zoology


December 2008, Volume 4, Issue 2, Pages 189-359

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◙ Editorial // pape ii

◙ Content // pape iii-v

◙ Popularization // papes xi-xii

◙ Author Instructions // papes xiii-xiv


Research articles


Species richness of oak gall wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae) and identification of associated inquilines and parasitoids on two oak species in western Iran

Nazemi, J., Talebi, A.A., Sadeghi, S.E., Melika  &   G., Lozan, A.

Art.# 23 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.189-202)

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  A review of the distribution of large branchiopods (Branchiopoda: Anostraca, Notostraca, Spinicaudata, Laevicaudata) in Romania

Demeter, L.  &  Stoicescu, A.

Art.# 24 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.203-223)

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Description of the advertisement call of Cycloramphus bolitoglossus (Werner, 1897), with comments on other species in the genus from Santa Catarina, south Brazil (Amphibia, Cycloramphidae)

Lingnau, R., Solé, M., Dallacorte, F.  &  Kwet, A.

Art.# 25 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.224-235)

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Predicting the potential distributions of two alien invasive Housegeckos (Gekkonidae: Hemidactylus frenatus, Hemidactylus mabouia)

Rödder, D., Solé, M.  &  Böhme, W.

Art.# 28 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.236-246)

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The Morphology and Distribution of Timon princeps (Blanford 1874) (Sauria: Lacertidae) in Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey

Ilgaz, Ç.  &  Kumlutaş, Y.

Art.# 30 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.247-262)

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Using behavioral data to predict reproductive success in captive female musk deer

Meng, X. Yang, Q., Feng, Z., Feng, J., Perkins, G.  &  Xu, H.

Art.# 31 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.263-269)

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Notes on the host plant, habitat and distribution in Turkey of Cryptocephalus (Burlinius) pusillus Fabricius, 1777 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)

Gök, A., Ekiz, A.N., Bilginturan, S.  &  Şen, I.

Art.# 32 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.270-273)

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The influence of temperature on the development time  of three oribatid mite species (Acari, Oribatida)

Ermilov, S.G.  &  Łochyńska, M.

Art.# 33 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.274-281)

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The effect of pruning on fruit quality composition and on the economic loss caused by Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande) in greenhouse sweet pepper (Capsicum annuum L.)

Zrubecz, P.  &  Toth, T.

Art.# 34 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.282-294)

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A preliminary observations on Trichodina sp. (Ciliophora: Peritricha)  on the Gills of Limpets (Patella spp.) in Antalya (Turkey)

Akşit, D., Falakali-Mutaf, B., Göçmen, B.  &  G˙relli, G.Akşit, D., Falakali-Mutaf, B., Göçmen, B.  &  G˙relli, G.

Art.# 35 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.295-299)

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Prolactin effects on ultimobranchial and parathyroid glands in pigeon

Srivastav, A.K.  &  Yadav, S.

Art.# 36 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.300-310)

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A faunistic review of Notanisus Walker (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae)  in Romania, with a key to the European species

Mitroiu, M.D.  &  Andriescu, I.

Art.# 39 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.311-319)

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The first record of family Corinnidae (Arachnida: Araneae) in Turkey

Seyyar, O., Demir, H.  &  Topçu, A.

Art.# 40 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.320-323)

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Short Notes


Diving in the lizards Anguis fragilis and Lacerta agilis

Gollmann, G.  &  Gollmann, B.

Art.# 26 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.324-326)

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Multiple amplexus in the Iberian Brown Frog Rana iberica

Ayres, C.

Art.# 27 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.327-330)

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The first record of the genus Myolepta Newman, 1838 (Diptera: Syrphidae) from Iran

Gharali, B.  &  Reemer, M.

Art.# 29 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.331-334)

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A simple method for externally attaching radio-transmitters to snakes

Madrid-Sotelo, C.A.  &  García-Aguayo, A.

Art.# 37 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.335-338)

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Review paper


Vipera (Acridophaga) ursinii in Romania: historical and present distribution

Krecsák, L.   &  Zamfirescu, Ş.

Art.# 38 / 2008 (Vol.4, No.2, pp.339-359)

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