Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-10 of 10 items for:

Marsh x Animal Physiology x clear all

Show only full text

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

marsh

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

See overview in Oxford Index

Genetic divergence of insular marsh rice rats in subtropical Florida

Jane L. Indorf and Michael S. Gaines.

in Journal of Mammalogy

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 8719 words.

Three island populations of the marsh rice rat (Oryzomys palustris) found in Florida have been described as taxonomically unique; the Pine Island rice rat (O. p. planirostris) and Sanibel...

Ranging behavior of marsh rice rats in a southern Illinois wetland complex

Scott A. Cooney, Eric M. Schauber and Eric C. Hellgren.

in Journal of Mammalogy

August 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 6534 words.

The marsh rice rat (Oryzomys palustris) inhabits wetlands that are often fragmented and isolated by upland cover types. Persistence of marsh rice rat populations and metapopulations likely...

Marsh, H., T. J. O'Shea, and J. E. Reynolds III. 2011. Ecology and Conservation of the Sirenia: Dugongs and Manatees. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 536 pp. Series: Conservation Biology No. 18. ISBN-978-0-521-88828-8

Daryl Domning.

in Journal of Mammalogy

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 1308 words.

Genetic divergence of Microtus pennsylvanicus chihuahuensis and conservation implications of marginal population extinctions

Rurik List, Oliver R. W. Pergams, Jesús Pacheco, Juan Cruzado and Gerardo Ceballos.

in Journal of Mammalogy

October 2010; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 5730 words.

Microtus pennsylvanicus is represented in Mexico only by the Chihuahuan meadow vole (M. p. chihuahuensis), known from only 1 disjunct population in a small and isolated marsh...

Habitat Selection at Two Spatial Scales and Diurnal Activity Patterns of Adult Female Forest Buffalo

Lisa M. Korte.

in Journal of Mammalogy

February 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 8525 words.

Forest buffalo (Syncerus caffer nanus) occur throughout the Congo Basin forest region of central Africa. Unlike for the well-studied Cape (or savanna) buffalo (Syncerus caffer caffer), few...

Habitat Use by Bats in a Riparian Corridor of the Mojave Desert in Southern Nevada

Jason A. Williams, Michael J. O'Farrell and Brett R. Riddle.

in Journal of Mammalogy

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 6610 words.

We used a combination of capture and acoustic monitoring equipment to examine use of habitat by bats in a desert riparian community in southern Nevada. Each habitat type (riparian marsh,...

A New Genus of Oryzomyine Rodent (Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae) from the Pleistocene of Argentina

Ulyses F. J. Pardiñas.

in Journal of Mammalogy

October 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 5969 words.

Based on a right maxillary with 1st molar recovered in Pleistocene (Ensenadan) deposits from south-central Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, a new genus and species of Oryzomyini (Rodentia,...

Effects of environmental factors and landscape features on movement patterns of Florida black bears

Dana L Karelus, J. Walter McCown, Brian K Scheick, Madelon van de Kerk, Benjamin M Bolker and Madan K Oli.

in Journal of Mammalogy

October 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 10065 words.

Abstract

A greater understanding of how environmental factors and anthropogenic landscape features influence animal movements can inform management and...

Seasonal resource acquisition strategies of a facultative specialist herbivore at the edge of its range

Cara L Appel, Pairsa N Belamaric and William T Bean.

in Journal of Mammalogy

October 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 12966 words.

Abstract

Understanding animal performance at range edges has gained increasing interest due to climate change, but most efforts have focused on specialist...

Kill rates and predation patterns of jaguars (Panthera onca) in the southern Pantanal, Brazil

Sandra M. C. Cavalcanti and Eric M. Gese.

in Journal of Mammalogy

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 12056 words.

Jaguars (Panthera onca) often prey on livestock, resulting in conflicts with humans. To date, kill rates and predation patterns by jaguars have not been well documented. We studied the...