1. DNA barcoding of the Luristan newt (Neurergus kaiseri) in south-western Iran

Hadi Khoshnamvand; Mansoureh Malekian; Yazdan Keivani; Forough Goudarzi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Winter 2019, , Pages 11-17

Abstract
  The Luristan newt (Neurerguskaiseri) is an endemic and vulnerable species to the southern Zagros Mountains of Iran, inhabiting streams and ponds in open woodlands, dominated by oak tree (Quercus brantii). In the current study, 20 specimens of the Luristan newt were collected and sequenced for a 651bp ...  Read More

2. Habitat suitability modelling of Persian squirrel (Sciurus anomalus) in Zagros forests, western Iran

Farzaneh Khalili; Mansoureh Malekian; Maedeh Sadeghi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 56-64

Abstract
  Habitat is one of the key parameters for species conservation and having adequate knowledge of the habitat requirements of a particular species is inevitable for developing conservation plans. In the current study habitat suitability of the Persian squirrel (Sciurus anomalus) was evaluated in four protected ...  Read More