Zoological Studies 

Vol. 56, 2017


(update: 2017.12.21)

Paper Title
Population genetics of Drosophila: Genetic Variation and Differentiation among Indian Natural Populations of Drosophila ananassae
Sanjay Kumar and Arvind Kumar Singh (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-01)
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Seasonal Reproduction in Neotropical Rainforest Mammals
Gérard Dubost and Olivier Henry (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-02)
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Phylogeographic Identification of Tench Tinca tinca (L., 1758) (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) from the Northern Balkans and Adjacent Regions and its Implications for Conservation
Jelena Lujić, Klaus Kohlmann, Petra Kersten, Zoran Marinović, Miroslav Ćirković, and Vladica Simić (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-02)
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Notes on the Genus Brachyneurina Mamaev (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) with Description of Two New Species from China
Ke-Long Jiao, Yi-Ran Mu, and Wen-Jun Bu (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-04)
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Taxonomic Review of Zavreliella Kieffer from East Asia
Yanmin Cao and Hongqu Tang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-05)
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The Phylogeography of red spiny rats Maxomys surifer (Rodentia, Muridae) in Indochina with Comments on Taxonomy and Description of New Subspecies
Alexander Evgenievich Balakirev, Alexei V. Abramov, and Viatcheslav Vladimirovich Rozhnov (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-06)
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Disappearance and Return of an Outbreak of the Coral-killing Cyanobacteriosponge Terpios hoshinota in Southern Japan
Masashi Yomogida, Masaru Mizuyama, Toshiki Kubomura, and James Davis Reimer (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-07)
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A New Species of Microphysogobio (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) from Guangxi Provinces, Southern China
Shih-Pin Huang, Yahui Zhao, I-Shiung Chen, and Kwang-Tsao Shao (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-08)
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Loss and Gain of Group I Introns in the Mitochondrial Cox1 Gene of the Scleractinia (Cnidaria; Anthozoa)
Yaoyang Chuang, Marcelo Kitahara, Hironobu Fukami, Dianne Tracey, David J. Miller, and Chaolun Allen Chen (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-09)
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Comparative Feeding Ecology of Cardinalfishes (Apogonidae) at Toliara Reef, Madagascar
Bruno Frédérich, Loic Michel, Esther Zaeytydt, Roger Lingofo Bolaya, Thierry Lavitra, Eric Parmentier, and Gilles Lepoint (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-10)
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Analysis on Genetic Diversity of Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in the Greater Khingan Mountains Using Microsatellite Markers
Jian-cheng Zhai, Wei-shi Liu, Ya-jie Yin, Yan-ling Xia, and He-ping Li (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-11)
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The Bhutan Pine Aphid Pseudessigella brachychaeta Hille Ris Lambers (Hemiptera: Aphididae: Lachninae) From India Reveals the Hitherto Unknown Oviparous Female and Dwarfish Male
Mariusz Kanturski, Shahid Ali Akbar, and Colin Favret (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-12)
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Length-weight Relationships and Chemical Composition of the Dominant Mesozooplankton Taxa/species in the Subarctic Pacific, with Special Reference to the Effect of Lipid Accumulation in Copepoda
Asami Nakamura, Kohei Matsuno, Yoshiyuki Abe, Hiroshi Shimada, and Atsushi Yamaguchi (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-13)
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Patterns of Differentiation and Disparity in Cranial Morphology in Rodent Species of the Genus Megadontomys (Rodentia: Cricetidae)
Rachel M. Vallejo, José Antonio Guerrero, and Francisco X. González-Cózatl (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-14)
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Cypria lacrima sp. nov. a New Ostracoda (Candonidae, Crustacea) Species from Texas, U.S.A.
Okan Külköylüoğlu, Derya Akdemir, Mehmet Yavuzatmaca, Benjamin F. Schwartz, and Benjamin T. Hutchins (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-15)
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Comparative Study on Hatching Rate, Survival Rate, and Feminization of Onychostoma barbatulum (Pellegrin, 1908) at Different Temperatures and Examining Sex Change by Gonad and Karyotype Analyses
Mei-Chen Tseng, Dian-Hao Yang, and Tsair-Bor Yen (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-16)
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The Diet of the Cave Nectar Bat (Eonycteris spelaea Dobson) Suggests it Pollinates Economically and Ecologically Significant Plants in Southern Cambodia
Hoem Thavry, Julien Cappelle, Sara Bumrungsri, Lim Thona, and Neil M. Furey (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-17)
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Four New Species of Earthworms (Oligochaeta: Megascolecidae: Amynthas) from Taiwan Based on Morphological and Molecular evidence
Yu-Hsi Wang and Hsi-Te Shih (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-18)
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Changes of the Macrobenthic Faunal Community with Stand Age of a Non-native Mangrove Species in Futian Mangrove National Nature Reserve, Guangdong, China
Ya-Fang Li, Fei-Yan Du, Yang-Guang Gu, Jia-Jia Ning, and Liang-Gen Wang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-19)
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Applying Benthic Foraminiferal Assemblage to Evaluate the Coral Reef Condition in Dongsha Atoll Lagoon
Chienhsun Chen and Hui Ling Lin (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-20)
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Esterase Profile in Drosophila mercatorum pararepleta (Diptera; Drosophilidae), a Non-cactophilic Species of the repleta Group: Development Patterns and Aspects of Genetic Variability
Luciana Paes de Barros Machado, Natalia Silva Alves, Jaqueline de Oliveira Prestes, Gabriela Ronchi Salomón, Daiane Biegai, Thais Wouk, and Rogério Pincela Mateus (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-21)
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Overlap in Cave Usage and Period of Activity as Factors Structuring the Interactions between Bats and Ectoparasites
Roberth Fagundes, Yasmine Antonini, and Ludmilla MS Aguiar (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-22)
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The Effects of Rainfall, Temperature, and Wind on a Community of Montane Birds in Shei-Pa National Park, Taiwan
Bruno A. Walther, Jane Ren-Jen Chen, Hui-Shan Lin, and Yuan-Hsun Sun (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-23)
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East Asian Cymonomid Crabs (Crustacea: Brachyura)
Shane T. Ahyong and Peter K.L. Ng (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-24)
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Cytogenetics of Two Onychostoma Species in Taiwan by Ag-NOR and 18S rDNA Profiles
Chiao-Chuan Han, Tsair-Bor Yen, Nian-Cih Chen, and Mei-Chen Tseng (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-25)
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Population Structure of the Blue Swimmer Crab Portunus pelagicus in Coastal Areas of Malaysia Inferred from Microsatellites
Chuan Jian Chai, Yuzine Bin Esa, Muhammad Fadhil Syukri Ismail, and Mohd Salleh Kamarudin (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-26)
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Influence of Water Temperature on the MXR Activity and P-glycoprotein Expression in the Freshwater Snail, Physa acuta (Draparnaud, 1805)
Yanina Assef and Cristina Natalia Horak (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-27)
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Invasive American Bullfrogs and African Clawed Frogs in South America: High Suitability of Occurrence in Biodiversity Hotspots
Fabiana G. Barbosa, Camila Both, and Miguel B. Araújo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-28)
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Geographic Variation in Cranial Morphology of the Southern Mountain Cavy, Microcavia australis (Rodentia, Caviidae): Taxonomic Implications, with the Description of a New Species
Pablo Teta, Ricardo A. Ojeda, Sergio O. Lucero, and Guillermo D'Elía (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-29)
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A New Species of Land-locked Freshwater Shrimp of the Genus Neocaridina (Decapoda: Caridea: Atyidae) from Iki Island, Kyushu, Japan
Hsi-Te Shih, Yixiong Cai, Nobuaki Niwa, and Yasuhiko Nakahara (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-30)
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Assessment of Yangtze Finless Porpoises (Neophocaena asiaorientalis) Through Biochemical and Hematological Parameters
Ghulam Nabi, Yujiang Hao, Xianyuan Zeng, and Ding wang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-31)
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Six New Tropical Sternaspid Species (Annelida, Sternaspidae) with Keys to Identify Genera and Species
Sergio Ignacio Salazar-Vallejo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-32)
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33 An Integrated Morphological and Molecular Approach to A New Species Description of Amphipods in the Niphargidae from Two Caves in West of Iran
Mahmood Mamaghani-Shishvan, Somayeh Esmaeili-Rineh, and Cene Fišer (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-33)
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Seasonal Occurrence of Gastropterids (Gastropoda: Cephalaspidea) and Their Habitat Selection in a Subtropical Back-reef on Okinawajima Island (Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan)
Daisuke Tanamura and Euichi Hirose (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-34)
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A Historical Summary of the Distribution and Diet of Australian Sea Hares (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia: Aplysiidae)
Matt J. Nimbs, Richard C. Willan, Stephen D. A. Smith (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-35)
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Description of Five New Species of Inquiline Oak Gall Wasps of the Genus Synergus Hartig (Hymenoptera, Cynipidae: Synergini) with Partially Smooth Mesopleurae From Mexico
Irene Lobato-Vila and Juli Pujade-Villar (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-36)
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Total Evaporative Water Loss in Birds at Different Ambient Temperatures: Allometric and Stoichiometric Approaches
Valery M. Gavrilov (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-37)
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Species Identification of Shed Snake Skins in Taiwan and Adjacent Islands
Tein-Shun Tsai and Jean-Jay Mao (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-38)
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Reproductive parameters of female long-finned pilot whales (Globicephala melas edwardii) from the Southwestern Atlantic
Soto Florencia Anabella, Grandi María Florencia, García Néstor Aníbal, Crespo Enrique Alberto, and Dans Silvana Laura (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-39)
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Molecular Phylogeny of the Opsariichthys Group (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) Based on Complete Mitochondrial Genomes
Shih-Pin Huang, Feng-Yu Wang, and Tzi-Yuan Wang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-40)
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Cantopotamon, A New Genus of Freshwater Crabs from Guangdong, China, with Descriptions of Four New Species (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Potamidae)
Chao Huang, Shane T. Ahyong, and Hsi-Te Shih (doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-41)
AbstractPDF (2.64MB)