Evaluation of phylogenetic relationships of Antilopini and Oreotragini tribes (Bovidae: Artiodactyla) based on complete mitochondrial genomes
1. Evaluation of phylogenetic relationships of Antilopini and Oreotragini tribes (Bovidae: Artiodactyla) based on complete mitochondrial genomes

Taghi Khademi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, Pages 1-11

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2017.26903

Abstract
  In this research, phylogenetic relationships of 24 species from the subfamily Antilopinae were evaluated using complete mitochondrial genomes. The average base composition of mtDNA ...  Read More
Assessment of the Phylogenetic Status of Afghan Pika (Ochotona rufescens)
2. Assessment of the Phylogenetic Status of Afghan Pika (Ochotona rufescens)

Olyagholi Khalilipour; Hamid Rezaei; Afshin Aliadeh Shabani; Mohammad Kaboli; Sohrab Ashrafi; Mohammad Reza Ashrafzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, Pages 12-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2017.26905

Abstract
  Phylogenetic relationships between Afghan Pika (O. rufescens) and others in the world are still unclear. Morphological phylogeny study of the genus Ochotona by different experts showed ...  Read More
Habitat evaluation for Persian Gazelle in the Southern half of Markazi province, Iran
3. Habitat evaluation for Persian Gazelle in the Southern half of Markazi province, Iran

Amir Ansari

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, Pages 19-23

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2017.27137

Abstract
  Markazi Province with its extended deserts and plains provides a suitable habitat for the Persian Gazelle. The habitat fragmentation due to the human-initiated activities is one of ...  Read More
Activity patterns and social organization of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in East Texas
4. Activity patterns and social organization of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in East Texas

Troy A. Ladine

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, Pages 24-32

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2017.27203

Abstract
  Motion-sensor cameras provide several benefits for research not available through mark-recapture and other more traditional methods of assessment of medium-sized mammals.   ...  Read More
Nocturnal activity and habitat selection of Hotson Jerboa, Allactaga hotsoni Thomas, 1920 (Rodentia: Dipodidae)
5. Nocturnal activity and habitat selection of Hotson Jerboa, Allactaga hotsoni Thomas, 1920 (Rodentia: Dipodidae)

Mastureh Darabi; Zohreh Zeini; Abdolreza Karami; Ali Kaveh

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, Pages 33-36

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2017.27208

Abstract
  Investigation about the activity pattern of the Hotson Jerboa with motorcycle and search light indicated that there is significant relationship between moon light intensity and  ...  Read More
Spatial-Systematic Analysis Approach for Conservation Purposes
6. Spatial-Systematic Analysis Approach for Conservation Purposes

Mehdi Alipour Erdi; Ebrahim Fataei; Mohammad E. Ramezani; Hadi Ravan Nakhchevani

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, Pages 37-46

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2017.27578

Abstract
  Increasing human population growth leads to the increase in resource consumption and biodiversity degradation. The current threats to the biodiversity and widlife extinction emphasis ...  Read More
Investigating abundance, density and potential threats of Sand cat in the South-Eastern parts of Iran
7. Investigating abundance, density and potential threats of Sand cat in the South-Eastern parts of Iran

samira ghafaripour; Morteza Naderi; HamidReza Rezaei

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, Pages 47-55

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2017.27594

Abstract
  Sand cat is known as a rare species mainly due to the destruction of its habitat. Because of its nocturnal and secretive behavior, dense hair in the soles, and the overall characteristics ...  Read More