DNA barcoding against poaching of Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra), two confirmed cases from Greece
1. DNA barcoding against poaching of Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra), two confirmed cases from Greece

Anastasios Bounas; Souzanna Siarabi; Chryssoula Papadaki; Elisavet-Aspasia Toli; Konstantinos Sotiropoulos

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 1-5

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2018.29389

Abstract
  Poaching has been reported as a major threat to the survival of many species including the Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra). We report two recent cases from Greece where COI and Cytb sequences ...  Read More
First report of Oswaldofilaria chlamydosauri, Breinl, 1912 (Nematoda: Onchocercidae) from a new host Paralaudakia caucasia, Eichwald, 1831 (Squamata: Agamidae) and its prevalence and intensity in Mashhad, North-eastern Iran
2. First report of Oswaldofilaria chlamydosauri, Breinl, 1912 (Nematoda: Onchocercidae) from a new host Paralaudakia caucasia, Eichwald, 1831 (Squamata: Agamidae) and its prevalence and intensity in Mashhad, North-eastern Iran

Farahnaz Molavi; Mahboubeh-Sadat Hosseinzadeh; Amin Ahmadi; Ahmadreza Lagzian

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 6-11

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2018.29619

Abstract
  Paralaudakia caucasia, a Caucasian Agama, plays an important role as a transport and reservoir host for different kinds of parasites, especially nematodes. We sampled 98 specimens of ...  Read More
Observation and studying the morphometerical characteristics in Euphrates turtle
3. Observation and studying the morphometerical characteristics in Euphrates turtle

Siamak Yousefi Siahlalroodi; Mona Izadian; Tooraj Valinassab; Neda Kheradpir

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 12-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2018.29811

Abstract
  The Euphrates turtle, Rafetus euphraticus, is one of the least known aquatic species inhabited in northwest of Persian Gulf and Khuzestan province waters. To evaluate the morpho-meterical ...  Read More
New insight into the phylogeny of the orchid bees (Apidae: Euglossini)
4. New insight into the phylogeny of the orchid bees (Apidae: Euglossini)

Taghi Ghassemi-Khademi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 19-35

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2018.30117

Abstract
  Orchid bees occur across the American continent, from the southern United States to Paraguay and northern Argentina. There are 240 described species of orchid bees. The phylogeny of ...  Read More
First Record of Honey Badger, Mellivora capensis in Sistan and Baluchistan Province, Iran
5. First Record of Honey Badger, Mellivora capensis in Sistan and Baluchistan Province, Iran

Mohammad Ali Adibi; Saeed Mahmoudi; Hossein Asgari; Ashraf Ali Hosseini

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 36-40

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2018.30118

Abstract
  One of the most important conflict between human and wildlife is road accidents. Each year, a significant number of wildlife are killed by vehicle collisions. On 8 Aguste 2016, a carcass ...  Read More
Notes on habitat affinities of the Hotson's Jerboa Allactaga hotsoni Thomas, 1920 (Rodentia: Dipodidae) from Isfahan province, Iran
6. Notes on habitat affinities of the Hotson's Jerboa Allactaga hotsoni Thomas, 1920 (Rodentia: Dipodidae) from Isfahan province, Iran

Mansureh Khalatbari; Morteza Naderi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 41-43

http://dx.doi.org/10.22120/jwb.2018.30219

Abstract
  We could recorded Hotson’s Jerboa in Isfahan Province where is located in the central part of Iran. Totally five specimens of Allactaga hotsoni were captured in Isfahan province, ...  Read More