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Biodiversity and Conservation

Biodiversity and Conservation 12/2019

Issue 12/2019

Table of Contents ( 16 Articles )

23-07-2019 | Review Paper | Issue 12/2019

How to hierarchise species to determine priorities for conservation action? A critical analysis

Maëlle Le Berre, Virgile Noble, Mathias Pires, Frédéric Médail, Katia Diadema

21-08-2019 | Review Paper | Issue 12/2019

Alien plant invasion in the Indian Himalayan Region: state of knowledge and research priorities

Ravi Pathak, Vikram S. Negi, Ranbeer S. Rawal, Indra D. Bhatt

02-08-2019 | Review Paper | Issue 12/2019

Lichen conservation in North America: a review of current practices and research in Canada and the United States

Jessica L. Allen, R. Troy McMullin, Erin A. Tripp, James C. Lendemer

15-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Landscape heterogeneity effects on keystone rodent species: agro-ecological zoning for conservation of open grasslands

Tijana Nikolić, Dimitrije Radišić, Nada Ćosić, Ricardo Díaz-Delgado, Dubravka Milić, Ante Vujić, Duško Ćirović

24-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019 Open Access

Genetic diversity and connectivity in fragmented populations of Rhinanthus minor in two regions with contrasting land-use

Elizabeth R. Sullivan, Carl Barker, Ian Powell, Paul A. Ashton

13-08-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

In the land of giants: habitat use and selection of the Aldabra giant tortoise on Aldabra Atoll

R. Walton, R. Baxter, N. Bunbury, D. Hansen, F. Fleischer-Dogley, S. Greenwood, G. Schaepman-Strub

02-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Rethinking restoration targets for American chestnut using species distribution modeling

Jessica Cavin Barnes, Jason A. Delborne

19-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Large scale burning for a threatened ungulate in a biodiversity hotspot is detrimental for grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Caelifera)

Dhaneesh Bhaskar, P. S. Easa, K. A. Sreejith, Josip Skejo, Axel Hochkirch

15-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Fine-scale determinants of vertebrate roadkills across a biodiversity hotspot in Southern Spain

David Canal, Carlos Camacho, Beatriz Martín, Manuela de Lucas, Miguel Ferrer

18-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

The epiphytic lichen biota of Caucasian virgin forests: a comparator for European conservation

Jan Vondrák, Genadii Urbanavichus, Zdeněk Palice, Jiří Malíček, Irina Urbanavichene, Jiří Kubásek, Christopher Ellis

27-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Mammal richness and diversity in a Himalayan hotspot: the role of protected areas in conserving Bhutan’s mammals

Sangay Dorji, Rajanathan Rajaratnam, Karl Vernes

22-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Delayed and immediate effects of habitat loss on the genetic diversity of the grassland plant Trifolium montanum

T. Aavik, M. Thetloff, S. Träger, I. M. Hernández-Agramonte, I. Reinula, M. Pärtel

29-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019 Open Access

Opinions of citizen scientists on open access to UK butterfly and moth occurrence data

Richard Fox, Nigel A. D. Bourn, Emily B. Dennis, Richard T. Heafield, Ilya M. D. Maclean, Robert J. Wilson

01-08-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Trends in legal and illegal trade of wild birds: a global assessment based on expert knowledge

Joana Ribeiro, Luís Reino, Stefan Schindler, Diederik Strubbe, Miquel Vall-llosera, Miguel Bastos Araújo, César Capinha, Martina Carrete, Sabrina Mazzoni, Miguel Monteiro, Francisco Moreira, Ricardo Rocha, José L. Tella, Ana Sofia Vaz, Joana Vicente, Ana Nuno

30-07-2019 | Original Paper | Issue 12/2019

Interspecific networks of cavity-nesting vertebrates reveal a critical role of broadleaf trees in endangered Araucaria mixed forests of South America

Kristina L. Cockle, José Tomás Ibarra, Tomás A. Altamirano, Kathy Martin

19-07-2019 | Letter to the Editor | Issue 12/2019

The indispensable bond between Mazri Palm (Nannorrhops ritchiana) and the Indian Porcupine (Hystrix indica) leads them towards extinction!

Abdullah, Zahoor Ul Haq, Shujaul Mulk Khan

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