Habitat evaluation of Levantine viper (Macrovipera lebetina Linnaeus, 1758) in Haftad-Gholleh protected area, Markazi province, Iran
1. Habitat evaluation of Levantine viper (Macrovipera lebetina Linnaeus, 1758) in Haftad-Gholleh protected area, Markazi province, Iran

Amir Ansari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 August 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.110511.1075

Abstract
  Haftad-Gholleh protected area located in central plateau of Iran host one of the mountainous vipers, Levantine viper (Macrovipera lebetina) which can be regarded as west and northeastern ...  Read More
Current knowledge of the Neozoa, Nutria and Muskrat in Europe and their environmental impacts
2. Current knowledge of the Neozoa, Nutria and Muskrat in Europe and their environmental impacts

Friederike Gethöffer; Ursula Siebert

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.109875.1074

Abstract
  In this study we focus on literature dealing with differences in habitat use, environmental impact, reproductive output and management strategies concerning the nutria and muskrat in ...  Read More
Length-weight relationship and condition factor of fish in shallow water habitats, Khuzestan Province, Iran
3. Length-weight relationship and condition factor of fish in shallow water habitats, Khuzestan Province, Iran

Hussein Valikhani; Jaber Aazami; Asghar Abdoli; Farshad Nejat; Amir Shahinpur; Kamal Khezri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.113141.1082

Abstract
  This study evaluated Length-Weight Relationships (LWRs) and Condition factor (K) of the juvenile and young adult fish from shallow littoral zones in some aquatic ecosystems located ...  Read More
Do National Parks and Private Nature Reserves create a cause for wildlife poaching in South Africa?
4. Do National Parks and Private Nature Reserves create a cause for wildlife poaching in South Africa?

Daniel Bardey

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.114063.1087

Abstract
  The history within South Africa of white colonial land dispossession can be traced back to the expansion of the Dutch colonial settlements within the Cape. Land and livestock dispossession ...  Read More
Morphological variation of Iranian Goby (Ponticola iranicus) in the Anzali Wetland drainage
5. Morphological variation of Iranian Goby (Ponticola iranicus) in the Anzali Wetland drainage

Nasrin Nikmehr; Soheil Eagderi; Hadi Poorbagher; Keyvan Abbasi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 October 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.114328.1089

Abstract
  This study was conducted to compare the morphological characteristics of Ponticola iranicus populations from the Anzali Wetland drainage (wetland and its two draining rivers, namely ...  Read More
The structure, territorial relationships and ecology of birds in Daghestan
6. The structure, territorial relationships and ecology of birds in Daghestan

Evgeny Vilkov

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 October 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.113176.1097

Abstract
  In this paper, the results of the bird counting during the period of 1998-2017 in High-mountains of Daghestan have been presented. The species composition and ecological structure of ...  Read More
Seasonal comparison of catch composition, biodiversity and length-weight relationships of fish fauna in Doroudzan Dam, Fars Province, Iran
7. Seasonal comparison of catch composition, biodiversity and length-weight relationships of fish fauna in Doroudzan Dam, Fars Province, Iran

Seyyed Yousef Paighambari; Mohsen Ghaed Mohammadi; Hadi Raeisi; Mojtaba Pouladi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 October 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.113128.1081

Abstract
  This investigation was conducted in Doroudzan Dam located in Fars province from winter 2017 to summer 2018. The fish specimens were caught using monofilament gillnet with 20, 70, 100 ...  Read More
Investigation of Campylobacter jejuni in microbiota of Galerida cristata, trapped in Southeast of Iran, Sistan
8. Investigation of Campylobacter jejuni in microbiota of Galerida cristata, trapped in Southeast of Iran, Sistan

Saeed Salari; Mehdi Jahantigh; Mohammad Jahantigh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.114221.1088

Abstract
  As a wild ground-foraging bird, Crested lark (Galerida cristata) is widely distributed in Sistan area, located in the North of Sistan and Baluchistan Province, Iran. Campylobacter jejuni ...  Read More
Genetic structure and diversity of black francolin (Francolinus francolinus asiae) in Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya, India.
9. Genetic structure and diversity of black francolin (Francolinus francolinus asiae) in Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya, India.

Priyanka Negi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 November 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.115300.1093

Abstract
  The present study evaluates the genetic diversity of black francolin (Francolinus francolinus asiae) in Uttarakhand on the basis of microsatellite loci. For this purpose, we examined ...  Read More
Crustacean decapod diversity associated with four shallow meadows of Cymodocea nodosa meadows from the North Aegean Sea (Eastern Mediterranean Sea)
10. Crustacean decapod diversity associated with four shallow meadows of Cymodocea nodosa meadows from the North Aegean Sea (Eastern Mediterranean Sea)

Chryssa Anastasiadou; Vasillis Papathanasiou; Nikolaos Kamidis; Chrysoula Gubili

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 November 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.115164.1091

Abstract
  Seagrass meadows and the associated invertebrate fauna, are important ecological biodiversity indicators for coastal marine environments. Increasing anthropogenic stress and climate ...  Read More
A review of the biodiversity conservation status of Nigeria
11. A review of the biodiversity conservation status of Nigeria

Odoligie Imarhiagbe; Wisdom Oghenevwogaga Egboduku; Beluchukwu Joseph Nwankwo

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 November 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.115501.1096

Abstract
  Despite a plethora of policies that address issues of conservation of nature’s resources, biodiversity continues to face a series of threats in Nigeria. The study aimed at a critical ...  Read More
Faunistic diversity and distribution of Wolf spiders (lycosidae: araneae) in Western and Northern Mindanao, Philippines
12. Faunistic diversity and distribution of Wolf spiders (lycosidae: araneae) in Western and Northern Mindanao, Philippines

Philip Noel O. Banaag; Olga M. Nuñeza; Aimee Lynn B. Dupo; Myla R. Santiago-Bautista

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 November 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2019.115621.1099

Abstract
  Despite being one of the most abundant spider families in the world, wolf/lycosid spiders are poorly studied in the Philippines. In this study, we determined the faunistic diversity ...  Read More