Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Website Search Box

Department ofBotany

No. 349
January 2014

[PDF Print Version]

In This Issue

Go Orchids Interactive Website Has Launched

More than half of North America's orchids are threatened or endangered somewhere in their native range. The North American Orchid Conservation Center (NAOCC) just launched Go Orchids, a searchable database where users can see which ones are in danger, find the orchids nearest them...or just look at lots of pretty pictures. Go Orchids is a tool to explore orchids native to the U.S. and Canada. Go Orchids will initially focus on orchids in New England and the mid-Atlantic region. Orchids of the southeast and Alaska will be added early in 2014. This site will be similar to Go Botany, developed by our partners at the New England Wild Flower Society and will eventually include all of the orchid species in the U.S. and Canada.

Platanthera leucophaea, commonly called  Eastern Prairie Fringed Orchid, is primarily distributed in the mid-western  United States and Canada, from Oklahoma to Ontario, with a limited distribution  in the northern mid-Atlantic and New England regions. The species is  considered globally imperiled and is listed as federally threatened; it is rare  or presumed extirpated throughout most of its range. (Photo by Christopher  David Benda)

Platanthera leucophaea, commonly called Eastern Prairie Fringed Orchid, is primarily distributed in the mid-western United States and Canada, from Oklahoma to Ontario, with a limited distribution in the northern mid-Atlantic and New England regions. The species is considered globally imperiled and is listed as federally threatened; it is rare or presumed extirpated throughout most of its range. (Photo by Christopher David Benda)

NAOCC is a coalition of organizations dedicated to conserving the diverse orchid heritage of the U.S. and Canada. Based at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, it also includes the National Zoological Park, the National Museum of Natural History, and Smithsonian Gardens. The U.S. Botanic Garden is the other founding partner. The initial group of public and private organizations that support NAOCC have joined forces with a common goal: to ensure the survival of native orchids for future generations.

Go Orchids has been developed to interact across a variety of platforms, including smart phones and tablets. We encourage you to explore the site.

Current Literature

Abecasis, D., Afonso, P., O'Dor, R.K., and Erzini, K. 2013. Small MPAs do not protect cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis). Fish. Res. 147:196-201.

Ahumada, J.A., Hurtado, J., and Lizcano, D. 2013. Monitoring the status and trends of tropical forest terrestrial vertebrate communities from camera trap data: a tool for conservation. PLoS ONE 8(9):e73707.

Alda, F., González, M.A., Olea, P.P., Ena, V., Godinho, R., and Drovetski, S.V. 2013. Genetic diversity, structure and conservation of the endangered Cantabrian Capercaillie in a unique peripheral habitat. Eur. J. Wildlife Res. 59(5):719-728.

Aldea-Guevara, M.I., Hargrove, J., and Austin, J.D. 2013. Diversity and geneflow in a migratory frugivorous fish: implications for Amazonian habitat connectivity. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):935-942.

Amat, M.E., Silvertown, J., and Vargas, P. 2013. Strong spatial genetic structure reduces reproductive success in the critically endangered plant genus Pseudomisopates. J. Heredity 104(5):692-703.

Amat, M.E., Vargas, P., and Gómez, J.M. 2013. Effects of human activity on the distribution and abundance of an endangered Mediterranean high-mountain plant (Erysimum penyalarense). J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):262-271.

Anačkov, G.T., Rat, M.M., Radak, B.D., Igić, R.S., Vukov, D.M., Rućando, M.M., Krstivojević, M.M., Radulović, S.B., Cvijanović, D.L., Milić, D.M., Panjković, B.I., Szabados, K.L., Perić, R.D., Kiš, A.M., Stojšić, V.R., and Boža, P.P. 2013. Alien invasive neophytes of the Southeastern part of the Pannonian Plain. Cent. Eur. J. Biol. 8(10):1032-1043.

Andam, K.S., Ferraro, P.J., and Hanauer, M.M. 2013. The effects of protected area systems on ecosystem restoration: a quasi-experimental design to estimate the impact of Costa Rica's protected area system on forest regrowth. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):317-323.

Angiolini, C., Nucci, A., Landi, M., and Bacchetta, G. 2013. Distribution of endemic and alien plants along Mediterranean rivers: a useful tool to identify areas in need of protection? C.R. Biologies 336(8):416-423.

Apps, C.D., McLellan, B.N., Kinley, T.A., Serrouya, R., Seip, D.R., and Wittmer, H.U. 2013. Spatial factors related to mortality and population decline of endangered mountain caribou. J. Wildlife Manag. 77(7):1409-1419.

Ariani, C.V., Pickles, R.S.A., Jordan, W.C., Lobo-Hajdu, G., and Rocha, C.F.D. 2013. Mitochondrial DNA and microsatellite loci data supporting a management plan for a critically endangered lizard from Brazil. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):943-951.

Arizaga, J., Unamuno, E., Clarabuch, O., and Azkona, A. 2013. The impact of an invasive exotic bush on the stopover ecology of migrant passerines. Anim. Biodivers. Conserv. 36(1):1-11.

Armstrong, A.J., and Louw, S.L. 2013. Monitoring of the eggs of the Karkloof blue butterfly, Orachrysops ariadne, for its conservation management. Koedoe 55(1):1150.

Avalos, G., Otárola, M.F., and Engeln, J.T. 2013. Successional stage, fragmentation and exposure to extraction influence the population structure of Euterpe precatoria (Arecaeae). Rev. Biol. Trop. 61(3):1415-1424.

Aziz, A., Barlow, A.C.D., Greenwood, C.C., and Islam, A. 2013. Prioritizing threats to improve conservation strategy for the tiger Panthera tigris in the Sundarbans Reserve Forest of Bangladesh. Oryx 47(4):510-518.

Baamrane, M.A.A., Znari, M., Loggers, C., El Mercht, S., and Naimi, M. 2013. Demographic decline of the last surviving Moroccan dorcas gazelles Gazella dorcas massaesyla in M'Sabih Talaa Reserve, Morocco. Oryx 47(4):578-583.

Baisre, J.A. 2013. Shifting baselines and the extinction of the Caribbean monk seal. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):927-935.

Baraza, E., and Fernández-Osores, S. 2013. The role of domestic goats in the conservation of four endangered species of cactus: between dispersers and predators. Appl. Veg. Sci. 16(4):561-570.

Barbosa, A.M., Real, R., Muñoz, A.R., and Brown, J.A. 2013. New measures for assessing model equilibrium and prediction mismatch in species distribution models. Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1333-1338.

Barker, N.P., Fearon, J.L., and Herbert, D.G. 2013. Moisture variables, and not temperature, are responsible for climate filtering and genetic bottlenecks in the South African endemic terrestrial mollusc Prestonella (Orthalicoidea). Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1065-1081.

Barun, A., Niemiller, M.L., Fitzpatrick, B.M., Fordyce, J.A., and Simberloff, D. 2013. Can genetic data confirm or refute historical records? The island invasion of the small Indian mongoose (Herpestes auropunctatus). Biol. Invasions 15(10):2243-2251.

Bashari, H., and Hemami, M.R. 2013. A predictive diagnostic model for wild sheep (Ovis orientalis) habitat suitability in Iran. J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):319-325.

Beaudry, F., Radeloff, V.C., Pidgeon, A.M., Plantinga, A.J., Lewis, D.J., Helmers, D., and Butsic, V. 2013. The loss of forest birds habitats under different land use policies as projected by a coupled ecological-econometric model. Biol. Conserv. 165:1-9.

Bennett, V.J., Pack, S.M., Smith, W.P., and Betts, M.G. 2013. Sex-biased dispersal in a rare butterfly and the implications for its conservation. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):949-958.

Benscoter, A.M., Reece, J.S., Noss, R.F., Brandt, L.A., Mazzotti, F.J., Romanach, S.S., and Watling, J.I. 2013. Threatened and endangered subspecies with vulnerable ecological traits also have high susceptibility to sea level rise and habitat fragmentation. PLoS ONE 8(8):e70647.

Berhane, A., Totland, Ø., and Moe, S.R. 2013. Woody plant assemblages in isolated forest patches in a semiarid agricultural matrix. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2519-2535.

Berjano, R., Gauthier, P., Fisogni, A., Doblas, D., Pons, V., and Thompson, J.D. 2013. Mate limitation in populations of the endangered Convolvulus lineatus L.: a case for genetic rescue? J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):334-341.

Berman, M., Andersen, A.N., and Ibanez, T. 2013. Invasive ants as back-seat drivers of native ant diversity decline in New Caledonia. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2311-2331.

Bertness, M.D., and Coverdale, T.C. 2013. An invasive species facilitates the recovery of salt marsh ecosystems on Cape Cod. Ecology 94(9):1937-1943.

Besnard, G., Christin, P.A., Malé, P.J.G., Coissac, E., Ralimanana, H., and Vorontsova, M.S. 2013. Phylogenomics and taxonomy of Lecomtelleae (Poaceae), an isolated panicoid lineage from Madagascar. Ann. Botany 112(6):1057-1066.

Billionnet, A. 2013. Mathematical optimization ideas for biodiversity conservation. Eur. J. Oper. Res. 231(3):514-534.

Bissiengou, P., Chatrou, L.W., Wieringa, J.J., and Sosef, M.S.M. 2013. Taxonomic novelties in the genus Campylospermum (Ochnaceae). Blumea 58(1):1-7.

Bodare, S., Tsuda, Y., Ravikanth, G., Shaanker, R.U., and Lascoux, M. 2013. Genetic structure and demographic history of the endangered tree species Dysoxylum malabaricum (Meliaceae) in Western Ghats, India: implications for conservation in a biodiversity hotspot. Ecol. Evol. 3(10):3233-3248.

Boets, P., Holguin, G.J.E., Lock, K., and Goethals, P.L.M. 2013. Data-driven habitat analysis of the Ponto-Caspian amphipod Dikerogammarus villosus in two invaded regions in Europe. Ecol. Inform. 17:36-45.

Boets, P., Lock, K., and Goethals, P.L.M. 2013. Modelling habitat preference, abundance and species richness of alien macrocrustaceans in surface waters in Flanders (Belgium) using decision trees. Ecol. Inform. 17:73-81.

Bombi, P., D'Amen, M., and Luiselli, L. 2013. From continental priorities to local conservation: a multi-level analysis for African tortoises. PLoS ONE 8(10):e77093.

Bonnot, T.W., Thompson, F.R., Millspaugh, J.J., and Jones-Farrand, D.T. 2013. Landscape-based population viability models demonstrate importance of strategic conservation planning for birds. Biol. Conserv. 165:104-114.

Bothma, J.D., and Bothma, M.D. 2012. Leopard range size and conservation area size in the southern Kalahari. Koedoe 54(1):1076.

Boyer, S., Wratten, S.D., Holyoake, A., Abdelkrim, J., and Cruickshank, R.H. 2013. Using next-generation sequencing to analyse the diet of a highly endangered land snail (Powelliphanta augusta) feeding on endemic earthworms. PLoS ONE 8(9):e75962.

Bracken, M.E.S., and Williams, S.L. 2013. Realistic changes in seaweed biodiversity affect multiple ecosystem functions on a rocky shore. Ecology 94(9):1944-1954.

Bramley, G.L.C. 2013. The genus Callicarpa (Lamiaceae) in the Philippines. Kew Bull. 68(3):369-418.

Bristol, R.M., Tucker, R., Dawson, D.A., Horsburgh, G., Prys-Jones, R.P., Frantz, A.C., Krupa, A., Shah, N.J., Burke, T., and Groombridge, J.J. 2013. Comparison of historical bottleneck effects and genetic consequences of re-introduction in a critically endangered island passerine. Mol. Ecol. 22(18):4644-4662.

Brugière, D., and Scholte, P. 2013. Biodiversity gap analysis of the protected area system in poorly-documented Chad. J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):286-293.

Brüniche-Olsen, A., Burridge, C.P., Austin, J.J., and Jones, M.E. 2013. Disease induced changes in gene flow patterns among Tasmanian devil populations. Biol. Conserv. 165:69-78.

Bruton, M.J., McAlpine, C.A., and Maron, M. 2013. Regrowth woodlands are valuable habitat for reptile communities. Biol. Conserv. 165:95-103.

Cabrini, I., Grella, M.D., Andrade, C.F.S., and Thyssen, P.J. 2013. Richness and composition of Calliphoridae in an Atlantic Forest fragment: implication for the use of dipteran species as bioindicators. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2635-2643.

Cajade, R., Etchepare, E.G., Falcione, C., Barrasso, D.A., and Alvarez, B.B. 2013. A new species of Homonota (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkota: Phyllodactylidae) endemic to the hills of Paraje Tres Cerros, Corrientes Province, Argentina. Zootaxa 3709(2):162-176.

Calçada, E.A., Closset-Kopp, D., Gallet-Moron, E., Lenoir, J., Rêve, M., Hermy, M., and Decocq, G. 2013. Streams are efficient corridors for plant species in forest metacommunities. J. Appl. Ecol. 50(5):1152-1160.

Campos, F.A., and Jack, K.M. 2013. A potential distribution model and conservation plan for the critically endangered Ecuadorian capuchin, Cebus albifrons aequatorialis. Int. J. Primatol. 34(5):899-916.

Canessa, S., and Parris, K.M. 2013. Multi-scale, direct and indirect effects of the urban stream syndrome on amphibian communities in streams. PLoS ONE 8(7):e70262.

Cano, A., Perret, M., and Stauffer, F.W. 2013. A revision of the genus Trithrinax (Cryosophileae, Coryphoideae, Arecaceae). Phytotaxa 136(1):1-53.

Carbutt, C., and Goodman, P.S. 2013. How objective are protected area management effectiveness assessments? A case study from the iSimangaliso Wetland Park. Koedoe 55(1):1110.

Carvalho-Silva, M., Guimarães, E.F., and Câmara, P.E.A.S. 2013. New species of Peperomia (Piperaceae) from Brazil. Syst. Bot. 38(3):571-575.

Carvallo, G.O., Medel, R., and Navarro, L. 2013. Assessing the effects of native plants on the pollination of an exotic herb, the blueweed Echium vulgare (Boraginaceae). Arthropod-Plant Interact. 7(5):475-484.

Čelik, T. 2013. Oviposition preferences of a threatened butterfly Leptidea morsei (Lepidoptera: Pieridae) at the western border of its range. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):865-876.

Chakraborty, A., Joshi, P.K., Ghosh, A., and Areendran, G. 2013. Assessing biome boundary shifts under climate change scenarios in India. Ecol. Indic. 34:536-547.

Chalermglin, P., and Kiew, R. 2013. A new species of Jasminum (Oleaceae) from Thailand. Blumea 58(1):80-81.

Chau, M.M., Reyes, W.R., and Ranker, T.A. 2013. Ecological factors influencing growth of the endangered Hawaiian fern Marsilea villosa (Marsileaceae) and implications for conservation management. Am. J. Bot. 100(8):1532-1543.

Cheek, M., and Jebb, M. 2013. Nepenthes samar (Nepenthaceae), a new species from Samar, Philippines. Blumea 58(1):82-84.

Cheek, M., and Jebb, M. 2013. Typification and redelimitation of Nepenthes alata with notes on the N. alata group, and N. negros sp. nov. from the Philippines. Nord. J. Bot. 31(5):616-622.

Cheek, M., and Lachenaud, O. 2013. Psychotria elephantina sp. nov. (Rubiaceae) an endangered rainforest shrub from Cameroon. Nord. J. Bot. 31(5):569-573.

Chelliah, K., Bukka, H., and Sukumar, R. 2013. Modeling harvest rates and numbers from age and sex ratios: a demonstration for elephant populations. Biol. Conserv. 165:54-61.

Cheruvelil, K.S., Soranno, P.A., Webster, K.E., and Bremigan, M.T. 2013. Multi-scaled drivers of ecosystem state: quantifying the importance of the regional spatial scale. Ecol. Appl. 23(7):1603-1618.

Christian, C., Ainley, D., Bailey, M., Dayton, P., Hocevar, J., LeVine, M., Nikoloyuk, J., Nouvian, C., Velarde, E., Werner, R., and Jacquet, J. 2013. Not "the best environmental choice in seafood": a response to Gutierrez and Agnew (2013). Biol. Conserv. 165:214-215.

Cianciaruso, M.V., Batalha, M.A., and Petchey, O.L. 2013. High loss of plant phylogenetic and functional diversity due to simulated extinctions of pollinators and seed dispersers in a tropical savanna. Nat. Conservacao 11(1):36-42.

Cires, E., Pérez, R., Bueno, Á., and Prieto, J.A.F. 2013. Genetic diversity in peripheral and central populations of the Cantabrian endemism Genista legionensis (Pau) M. Laínz (Fabaceae). An. Jardin Bot. Madrid 70(1):91-96.

Clemann, N., Scroggie, M.P., Smith, M.J., Peterson, G.N.L., and Hunter, D. 2013. Characteristics of refugia used by the threatened Australian growling grass frog (Litoria raniformis) during a prolonged drought. Wildlife Res. 40(5):385-392.

Clements, C.F. 2013. Public interest in the extinction of a species may lead to an increase in donations to a large conservation charity. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2695-2699.

Coetsee, C., and Wigley, B.J. 2013. Virgilia divaricata may facilitate forest expansion in the afrotemperate forests of the southern Cape, South Africa. Koedoe 55(1):1128.

Cook, C.N., Possingham, H.P., and Fuller, R.A. 2013. Contribution of systematic reviews to management decisions. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):902-915.

Coverdale, T.C., Bertness, M.D., and Altieri, A.H. 2013. Regional ontogeny of New England salt marsh die-off. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1041-1048.

Crawford, L.A., Koscinski, D., Watt, K.M., McNeil, J.N., and Keyghobadi, N. 2013. Mating success and oviposition of a butterfly are not affected by non-lethal tissue sampling. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):859-864.

Crone, E.E., Ellis, M.M., Morris, W.F., Stanley, A., Bell, T., Bierzychudek, P., Ehrlén, J., Kaye, T.N., Knight, T.M., Lesica, P., Oostermeijer, G., Quintana-Ascencio, P.F., Ticktin, T., Valverde, T., Williams, J.L., Doak, D.F., Ganesan, R., McEachern, K., Thorpe, A.S., and Menges, E.S. 2013. Ability of matrix models to explain the past and predict the future of plant populations. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):968-978.

Croucher, P.J.P., Mascheretti, S., and Garbelotto, M. 2013. Combining field epidemiological information and genetic data to comprehensively reconstruct the invasion history and the microevolution of the sudden oak death agent Phytophthora ramorum (Stramenopila: Oomycetes) in California. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2281-2297.

Csiky, J., and Purger, D. 2013. Herbaceous periwinkle, Vinca herbacea Waldst. et Kit. 1799 (Apocynaceae), a new species of the Croatian flora. Acta Bot. Croat. 72(2):399-406.

Cullen, L., Sana, D.A., Lima, F., de Abreu, K.C., and Uezu, A. 2013. Selection of habitat by the jaguar, Panthera onca (Carnivora: Felidae), in the upper Paraná River, Brazil. Zoologia 30(4):379-387.

Cushman, S.A., Landguth, E.L., and Flather, C.H. 2013. Evaluating population connectivity for species of conservation concern in the American Great Plains. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2583-2605.

Cuvertino-Santoni, J., and Montenegro, G. 2013. Bioprospecting, a tool to conserve Chilean bryophytes. Gayana Bot. 70(1):16-25.

Dai, Z.C., Si, C.C., Zhai, D.L., Huang, P., Qi, S.S., Zhong, Q.X., Hu, X., Li, H.M., and Du, D.L. 2013. Human impacts on genetic diversity and differentiation in six natural populations of Madhuca hainanensis, an endemic and endangered timber species in China. Biochem. Syst. Ecol. 50:212-219.

Dambros, C.D., da Silva, V.N.V., Azevedo, R., and de Morais, J.W. 2013. Road-associated edge effects in Amazonia change termite community composition by modifying environmental conditions. J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):279-285.

Damnyag, L., Saastamoinen, O., Blay, D., Dwomoh, F.K., Anglaaere, L.C.N., and Pappinen, A. 2013. Sustaining protected areas: identifying and controlling deforestation and forest degradation drivers in the Ankasa Conservation Area, Ghana. Biol. Conserv. 165:86-94.

Daniel, T.F., Letsara, R., and Martín-Bravo, S. 2013. Four new species of Anisotes (Acanthaceae) from Madagascar. Novon 22(4):396-408.

Dar, G.H., and Khuroo, A.A. 2013. Floristic diversity in the Kashmir Himalaya: progress, problems and prospects. Sains Malays. 42(10):1377-1386.

Davies, A.L., Bryce, R., and Redpath, S.M. 2013. Use of multicriteria decision analysis to address conservation conflicts. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):936-944.

De Assis, C.L., Santana, D.J., Da Silva, F.A., Quintela, F.M., and Feio, R.N. 2013. A new and possibly critically endangered species of casque-headed tree frog Aparasphenodon Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920 (Anura, Hylidae) from southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 3716(4):583-591.

de Carvalho, F.G., de Oliveira, J.M.B., de Farias, A.P.J., and Juen, L. 2013. Use of the ABC curve as a method to detect the effect of anthropogenic change on the Odonata (Insecta) assembly. Interciencia 38(7):516-522.

de Lima, R.F., Olmos, F., Dallimer, M., Atkinson, P.W., and Barlow, J. 2013. Can REDD+ help the conservation of restricted-range island species? Insights from the endemism hotspot of São Tomé. PLoS ONE 8(9):e74148.

De Stefano, R.D., Arce, M.D.R., Contreras, J.E.L., Can, L.L., and Ruiz, S.C. 2013. Re-establishment of Pithecellobium subglobosum in Colombia and Venezuela (Leguminosae, Mimosoideae, tribe Ingeae). Phytotaxa 138(1):15-24.

Derocher, A.E., Aars, J., Amstrup, S.C., Cutting, A., Lunn, N.J., Molnár, P.K., Obbard, M.E., Stirling, I., Thiemann, G.W., Vongraven, D., Wiig, Ø., and York, G. 2013. Rapid ecosystem change and polar bear conservation. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):368-375.

Dexter, N., Hudson, M., James, S., MacGregor, C., and Lindenmayer, D.B. 2013. Unintended consequences of invasive predator control in an Australian forest: overabundant wallabies and vegetation change. PLoS ONE 8(8):e69087.

Di Marco, M., Rondinini, C., Boitani, L., and Murray, K.A. 2013. Comparing multiple species distribution proxies and different quantifications of the human footprint map, implications for conservation. Biol. Conserv. 165:203-211.

Dias, J., da Fonte, M.A.M.A., Baptista, R., Mantoani, M.C., Holdefer, D.R., and Torezan, J.M.D. 2013. Invasive alien plants In Brazil: a nonrestrictive revision of academic works. Nat. Conservacao 11(1):31-35.

Dickins, E.L., Yallop, A.R., and Perotto-Baldivieso, H.L. 2013. A multiple-scale analysis of host plant selection in Lepidoptera. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):933-939.

Dítě, D., Hájek, M., Hájková, P., and Eliáš, P. 2013. The occurrence of the relict plant, Trichophorum pumilum, in the Western Carpathians in the context of its distribution and ecology in Eurasia. Preslia 85(3):333-348.

Dobrovolski, R., Loyola, R.D., Guilhaumon, F., Gouveia, S.F., and Diniz, J.A.F. 2013. Global agricultural expansion and carnivore conservation biogeography. Biol. Conserv. 165:162-170.

Dortel, E., Thuiller, W., Lobo, J.M., Bohbot, H., Lumaret, J.P., and Jay-Robert, P. 2013. Potential effects of climate change on the distribution of Scarabaeidae dung beetles in Western Europe. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):1059-1070.

Dosso, K., Deligne, J., Yéo, K., Konaté, S., and Linsenmair, K.E. 2013. Changes in the termite assemblage across a sequence of land-use systems in the rural area around Lamto Reserve in central Côte d'Ivoire. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):1047-1057.

Dostál, P., Müllerová, J., Pyšek, P., Pergl, J., and Klinerová, T. 2013. The impact of an invasive plant changes over time. Ecol. Lett. 16(10):1277-1284.

Dostine, P.L., Reynolds, S.J., Griffiths, A.D., and Gillespie, G.R. 2013. Factors influencing detection probabilities of frogs in the monsoonal tropics of northern Australia: implications for the design of monitoring studies. Wildlife Res. 40(5):393-402.

Doğan Güner, E., and Duman, H. 2013. The revision of genus Seseli (Umbelliferae) in Turkey. Turk. J. Bot. 37(6):1018-1037.

Driscoll, D.A., Banks, S.C., Barton, P.S., Lindenmayer, D.B., and Smith, A.L. 2013. Conceptual domain of the matrix in fragmented landscapes. Trends Ecol. Evol. 28(10):605-613.

Dubey, V.K., Sarkar, U.K., Pandey, A., and Lakra, W.S. 2013. Fish communities and trophic metrics as measures of ecological degradation: a case study in the tributaries of the river Ganga basin, India. Rev. Biol. Trop. 61(3):1351-1363.

Durigan, G., Ivanauskas, N.M., Zakia, M.J.B., and de Abreu, R.C.R. 2013. Control of invasive plants: ecological and socioeconomic criteria for the decision making process. Nat. Conservacao 11(1):23-30.

Dutta, P.K., Dutta, B.K., Sundriyal, R.C., and Das, A.K. 2013. Diversity, representativeness and biotic pressure on plant species along alpine timberline of western Arunachal Pradesh in the Eastern Himalaya, India. Curr. Sci. 105(5):701-708.

Edman, M., and Fällström, I. 2013. An introduced tree species alters the assemblage structure and functional composition of wood-decaying fungi in microcosms. Forest Ecol. Manag. 306:9-14.

Edwards, D.P., Woodcock, P., Newton, R.J., Edwards, F.A., Andrews, D.J.R., Docherty, T.D.S., Mitchell, S.L., Ota, T., Benedick, S., Bottrell, S.H., and Hamer, K.C. 2013. Trophic flexibility and the persistence of understory birds in intensively logged rainforest. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1079-1086.

Ellis, C.J., Coppins, B.J., Eaton, S., and Simkin, J. 2013. Implications of ash dieback for associated epiphytes. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):899-901.

Ewing, S.R., Benn, S., Cowie, N., Wilson, L., and Wilson, J.D. 2013. Effects of weather variation on a declining population of Slavonian Grebes Podiceps auritus. J. Ornithol. 154(4):995-1006.

Farinaccio, M.A. 2013. Barjonia furlanii (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae), a new species from the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, and a key to genus. Syst. Bot. 38(3):764-768.

Fernandes, A.M. 2013. Fine-scale endemism of Amazonian birds in a threatened landscape. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2683-2694.

Ferreira, M., and Beja, P. 2013. Mediterranean amphibians and the loss of temporary ponds: are there alternative breeding habitats? Biol. Conserv. 165:179-186.

Ferrero, V., Castro, S., Costa, J., Acuña, P., Navarro, L., and Loureiro, J. 2013. Effect of invader removal: pollinators stay but some native plants miss their new friend. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2347-2358.

Filz, K.J., Wiemers, M., Herrig, A., Weitzel, M., and Schmitt, T. 2013. A question of adaptability: climate and habitat change lower trait diversity in butterfly communities in south-western Germany. Eur. J. Entomol. 110(4):633-642.

Finger, A.J., Parmenter, S., and May, B.P. 2013. Conservation of the Owens pupfish: genetic effects of multiple translocations and extirpations. Trans. Am. Fish. Soc. 142(5):1430-1443.

Fischer, C., Schlinkert, H., Ludwig, M., Holzschuh, A., Galle, R., Tscharntke, T., and Batary, P. 2013. The impact of hedge-forest connectivity and microhabitat conditions on spider and carabid beetle assemblages in agricultural landscapes. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):1027-1038.

Florens, F.B.V. 2013. Research safeguards protected areas: the important role of governments. Trends Ecol. Evol. 28(9):504-505.

Fordham, D.A., Brook, B.W., Caley, M.J., Bradshaw, C.J.A., and Mellin, C. 2013. Conservation management and sustainable harvest quotas are sensitive to choice of climate modelling approach for two marine gastropods. Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1299-1312.

Fort, J., Moe, B., Strøm, H., Grémillet, D., Welcker, J., Schultner, J., Jerstad, K., Johansen, K.L., Phillips, R.A., and Mosbech, A. 2013. Multicolony tracking reveals potential threats to little auks wintering in the North Atlantic from marine pollution and shrinking sea ice cover. Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1322-1332.

Frajman, B., Carlón, L., Kosachev, P., Pedraja, Ó.S., Schneeweiss, G.M., and Schönswetter, P. 2013. Phylogenetic position and taxonomy of the enigmatic Orobanche krylowii (Orobanchaceae), a predominatly Asian species newly found in Albania (SE Europe). Phytotaxa 137(1):1-14.

Franklin, E., de Moraes, J., Landeiro, V.L., de Souza, J.L.P., Pequeno, P.A.C.L., Magnusson, W.E., and de Morais, J.W. 2013. Geographic position of sample grid and removal of uncommon species affect multivariate analyses of diverse assemblages: the case of oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida). Ecol. Indic. 34:172-180.

Franklin, J. 2013. Species distribution models in conservation biogeography: developments and challenges. Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1217-1223.

Fyumagwa, R., Gereta, E., Hassan, S., Kideghesho, J.R., Kohi, E.M., Keyyu, J., Magige, F., Mfunda, I.M., Mwakatobe, A., Ntalwila, J., Nyahongo, J.W., Runyoro, V., and Røskaft, E. 2013. Roads as a threat to the Serengeti ecosystem. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1122-1125.

Gabrielsen, C.G., Kovach, A.I., Babbitt, K.J., and McDowell, W.H. 2013. Limited effects of suburbanization on the genetic structure of an abundant vernal pool-breeding amphibian. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1083-1097.

García-Morales, R., Badano, E.I., and Moreno, C.E. 2013. Response of Neotropical bat assemblages to human land use. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1096-1106.

Gebauer, K., Dickinson, K.J.M., Whigham, P.A., and Seddon, P.J. 2013. Matrix matters: differences of grand skink metapopulation parameters in native tussock grasslands and exotic pasture grasslands. PLoS ONE 8(10):e76076.

Gehara, M., Canedo, C., Haddad, C.F.B., and Vences, M. 2013. From widespread to microendemic: molecular and acoustic analyses show that Ischnocnema guentheri (Amphibia: Brachycephalidae) is endemic to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):973-982.

Ghosal, S., Athreya, V.R., Linnell, J.D.C., and Vedeld, P.O. 2013. An ontological crisis? A review of large felid conservation in India. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2665-2681.

Gibson, L., Lynam, A.J., Bradshaw, C.J.A., He, F.L., Bickford, D.P., Woodruff, D.S., Bumrungsri, S., and Laurance, W.F. 2013. Near-complete extinction of native small mammal fauna 25 years after forest fragmentation. Science 341(6153):1508-1510.

Glen, A.S., Pech, R.P., and Byrom, A.E. 2013. Connectivity and invasive species management: towards an integrated landscape approach. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2127-2138.

Glenn, E.P., Flessa, K.W., and Pitt, J. 2013. Restoration potential of the aquatic ecosystems of the Colorado River Delta, Mexico: introduction to special issue on "Wetlands of the Colorado River Delta". Ecol. Eng. 59:1-6.

Goldman, M.J., de Pinho, J.R., and Perry, J. 2013. Beyond ritual and economics: Maasai lion hunting and conservation politics. Oryx 47(4):490-500.

Gomes, P., and Sobral-Leite, M. 2013. Crystalline rock outcrops in the Atlantic Forest of northeastern Brazil: vascular flora, biological spectrum, and invasive species. Braz. J. Bot. 36(2):111-123.

González-Varo, J.P., Biesmeijer, J.C., Bommarco, R., Potts, S.G., Schweiger, O., Smith, H.G., Steffan-Dewenter, I., Szentgyörgyi, H., Woyciechowski, M., and Vilà, M. 2013. Combined effects of global change pressures on animal-mediated pollination. Trends Ecol. Evol. 28(9):524-530.

Götmark, F. 2013. Habitat management alternatives for conservation forests in the temperate zone: review, synthesis, and implications. Forest Ecol. Manag. 306:292-307.

Green, A.F., Ramsey, T.S., and Ramsey, J. 2013. Polyploidy and invasion of English ivy (Hedera spp., Araliaceae) in North American forests. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2219-2241.

Greenberg, D.A., and Green, D.M. 2013. Effects of an invasive plant on population dynamics in toads. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1049-1057.

Gücel, S. 2013. Morphology, anatomy and cytology of critically endangered endemic Minuartia nifensis from West Anatolia, Turkey. Sains Malays. 42(10):1449-1453.

Gumert, M.D., Hamada, Y., and Malaivijitnond, S. 2013. Human activity negatively affects stone tool-using Burmese long-tailed macaques Macaca fascicularis aurea in Laem Son National Park, Thailand. Oryx 47(4):535-543.

Gurjar, R.L., Kumbhar, A.S., Jena, J., Yogesh, J.K., Dave, C., Singh, R.P., and Mishra, A. 2013. Population density of Indian giant squirrel Ratufa indica centralis (Ryley, 1913) in Satpura National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India. J. Res. Biol. 3(7):1086-1092.

Gutiérrez, M.R.V.A., and Alonso, M.L.S. 2013. Which are, what is their status and what can we expect from ecosystem services provided by Spanish rivers and riparian areas? Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2469-2503.

Gutierrez, N.L., and Agnew, D.J. 2013. MSC objection process improves fishery certification assessments: a comment to Christian et al. (2013). Biol. Conserv. 165:212-213.

Habel, J.C., Cox, S., Gassert, F., Mulwa, R.K., Meyer, J., and Lens, L. 2013. Population genetics of the East African White-eye species complex. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1019-1028.

Hahn, M.A., Lanz, T., Fasel, D., and Müller-Schärer, H. 2013. Increased seed survival and seedling emergence in a polyploid plant invader. Am. J. Bot. 100(8):1555-1561.

Hansen, G.J.A., Ives, A.R., Vander Zanden, M.J., and Carpenter, S.R. 2013. Are rapid transitions between invasive and native species caused by alternative stable states, and does it matter? Ecology 94(10):2207-2219.

Harris, R.B., Cooney, R., and Leader-Williams, N. 2013. Application of the anthropogenic Allee effect model to trophy hunting as a conservation tool. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):945-951.

Harvey, K.J., Nipperess, D.A., Britton, D.R., and Hughes, L. 2013. Does time since introduction influence enemy release of an invasive weed? Oecologia 173(2):493-506.

Hawksworth, D.L., and Cowie, R.H. 2013. The discovery of historically extinct, but hitherto undescribed, species: an under-appreciated element in extinction-rate assessments. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2429-2432.

He, F.L., and Hubbell, S. 2013. Estimating extinction from species-area relationships: why the numbers do not add up. Ecology 94(9):1905-1912.

Heelemann, S., Krug, C.B., Esler, K.J., Reisch, C., and Poschlod, P. 2013. Soil seed banks of remnant and degraded Swartland Shale Renosterveld. Appl. Veg. Sci. 16(4):585-597.

Herbst, D.B., Roberts, S.W., and Medhurst, R.B. 2013. Defining salinity limits on the survival and growth of benthic insects for the conservation management of saline Walker Lake, Nevada, USA. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):877-883.

Hernandez, S.M., Mattsson, B.J., Peters, V.E., Cooper, R.J., and Carroll, C.R. 2013. Coffee agroforests remain beneficial for Neotropical bird community conservation across seasons. PLoS ONE 8(9):e65101.

Hevia, V., Azcárate, F.M., Oteros-Rozas, E., and González, J.A. 2013. Exploring the role of transhumance drove roads on the conservation of ant diversity in Mediterranean agroecosystems. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2567-2581.

Heyer, W.R., and Heyer, M.M. 2013. Systematics, distribution, and bibliography of the frog Leptodactylus insularum Barbour, 1906 (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae). Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 126(3):204-233.

Hinckley, T.M., Chi, P., Hagmann, K., Harrell, S., Schmidt, A.H., Urgenson, L., and Zeng, Z.Y. 2013. Influence of human pressure on forest resources and productivity at stand and tree scales: the case study of Yunnan pine in SW China. J. Mt. Sci. 10(5):824-832.

Hinojosa-Huerta, O., Guzmán-Olachea, R., Butrón-Méndez, J., Butrón-Rodríguez, J.J., and Calvo-Fonseca, A. 2013. Status of marsh birds in the wetlands of the Colorado River delta, México. Ecol. Eng. 59:7-17.

Hinojosa-Huerta, O., Soto-Montoya, E., Gómez-Sapiens, M., Calvo-Fonseca, A., Guzmán-Olachea, R., Butrón-Méndez, J., Butrón-Rodríguez, J.J., and Román-Rodríguez, M. 2013. The birds of the Ciénega de Santa Clara, a wetland of international importance within the Colorado River Delta. Ecol. Eng. 59:61-73.

Holl, K.D., Stout, V.M., Reid, J.L., and Zahawi, R.A. 2013. Testing heterogeneity-diversity relationships in tropical forest restoration. Oecologia 173(2):569-578.

Hoogmoed, M. 2013. Rediscovery of the rare tree frog Hyla inframaculata Boulenger, 1882 (Anura: Hylidae), in Amazonian Brazil with notes on variation and distribution, and its generic allocation. Amphibia-Reptilia 34(3):421-432.

Horak, J., and Pavlicek, J. 2013. Tree level indicators of species composition of saproxylic beetles in old-growth mountainous spruce-beech forest through variation partitioning. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):1003-1009.

Horváth, G.F., and Herczeg, R. 2013. Site occupancy response to natural and anthropogenic disturbances of root vole: conservation problem of a vulnerable relict subspecies. J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):350-358.

Hsiao, S.S., Ross, C., Hill, C.M., and Wallace, G.E. 2013. Crop-raiding deterrents around Budongo Forest Reserve: an evaluation through farmer actions and perceptions. Oryx 47(4):569-577.

Hubbell, S.P. 2013. Tropical rain forest conservation and the twin challenges of diversity and rarity. Ecol. Evol. 3(10):3263-3274.

Huey, J.A., Espinoza, T., and Hughes, J.M. 2013. Natural and anthropogenic drivers of genetic structure and low genetic variation in the endangered freshwater cod, Maccullochella mariensis. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):997-1008.

Huserbråten, M.B.O., Moland, E., Knutsen, H., Olsen, E.M., André, C., and Stenseth, N.C. 2013. Conservation, spillover and gene flow within a network of northern European marine protected areas. PLoS ONE 8(9):e73388.

Hylander, K., Nemomissa, S., Delrue, J., and Enkosa, W. 2013. Effects of coffee management on deforestation rates and forest integrity. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1031-1040.

Iamonico, D., and Kadereit, G. 2013. Typification of the name Kochia saxicola (Chenopodiaceae). Novon 22(4):418-421.

Jacquet, J. 2013. The anthropocebo effect. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):898-899.

Jäger, H., Alencastro, M.J., Kaupenjohann, M., and Kowarik, I. 2013. Ecosystem changes in Galapagos highlands by the invasive tree Cinchona pubescens. Plant Soil 371(1-2):629-640.

Jiang, Z.G., Zhou, Z.H., Meng, Z.B., Meng, X.L., Li, L.L., Ping, X.G., Zeng, Y., and Mallon, D.P. 2013. Domestic and CITES regulations controlling the international snake trade in China. Oryx 47(4):532-534.

Jones, M.C., Dye, S.R., Pinnegar, J.K., Warren, R., and Cheung, W.W.L. 2013. Applying distribution model projections for an uncertain future: the case of the Pacific oyster in UK waters. Aquat. Conserv. 23(5):710-722.

Jones, R.W., Weyl, O.L.F., Swartz, E.R., and Hill, M.P. 2013. Using a unified invasion framework to characterize Africa's first loricariid catfish invasion. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2139-2145.

Julius, A., Kamin, I., Kiew, R., and Utteridge, T.M.A. 2013. Gardneria and Spigelia (Loganiaceae), two genera new to the Flora of Peninsular Malaysia. Phytotaxa 129(1):39-46.

Kašák, J., Mazalová, M., Šipoš, J., and Kuras, T. 2013. The effect of alpine ski-slopes on epigeic beetles: does even a nature-friendly management make a change? J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):975-988.

Kato, S., Imai, A., Rie, N., and Mukai, Y. 2013. Population genetic structure in a threatened tree, Pyrus calleryana var. dimorphophylla revealed by chloroplast DNA and nuclear SSR locus polymorphisms. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):983-996.

Katselidis, K.A., Schofield, G., Stamou, G., Dimopoulos, P., and Pantis, J.D. 2013. Evidence-based management to regulate the impact of tourism at a key marine turtle rookery on Zakynthos Island, Greece. Oryx 47(4):584-594.

Kelley, A.L., de Rivera, C.E., and Buckley, B.A. 2013. Cold tolerance of the invasive Carcinus maenas in the east Pacific: molecular mechanisms and implications for range expansion in a changing climate. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2299-2309.

Kholia, B.S. 2013. Occurrence of endangered orchid Cymbidium whiteae King and Pantl. in North Sikkim. Curr. Sci. 104(1):12-13.

Kilpatrick, A.M., Peters, R.J., Dupuis, A.P., Jones, M.J., Daszak, P., Marra, P.P., and Kramer, L.D. 2013. Predicted and observed mortality from vector-borne disease in wildlife: West Nile virus and small songbirds. Biol. Conserv. 165:79-85.

Kitzes, J., and Merenlender, A. 2013. Extinction risk and tradeoffs in reserve site selection for species of different body sizes. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):341-349.

Klages, J., Glaw, F., Köhler, J., Müller, J., Hipsley, C.A., and Vences, M. 2013. Molecular, morphological and osteological differentiation of a new species of microhylid frog of the genus Stumpffia from northwestern Madagascar. Zootaxa 3717(2):280-300.

Klein, C.J., Tulloch, V.J., Halpern, B.S., Selkoe, K.A., Watts, M.E., Steinback, C., Scholz, A., and Possingham, H.P. 2013. Tradeoffs in marine reserve design: habitat condition, representation, and socioeconomic costs. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):324-332.

Klemann, L., and Vieira, J.S. 2013. Assessing the extent of occurrence, area of occupancy, territory size, and population size of marsh tapaculo (Scytalopus iraiensis). Anim. Biodivers. Conserv. 36(1):47-57.

Kochmann, J., O'Beirn, F., Yearsley, J., and Crowe, T.P. 2013. Environmental factors associated with invasion: modelling occurrence data from a coordinated sampling programme for Pacific oysters. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2265-2279.

Komac, B., Stefanescu, C., Caritg, R., and Domènech, M. 2013. Forces driving the composition of butterfly assemblages in Andorra. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):897-910.

Kominoski, J.S., Shah, J.J.F., Canhoto, C., Fischer, D.G., Giling, D.P., González, E., Griffiths, N.A., Larrañaga, A., LeRoy, C.J., Mineau, M.M., McElarney, Y.R., Shirley, S.M., Swan, C.M., and Tiegs, S.D. 2013. Forecasting functional implications of global changes in riparian plant communities. Front. Ecol. Environ. 11(8):423-432.

Kranabetter, J.M., De Montigny, L., and Ross, G. 2013. Effectiveness of green-tree retention in the conservation of ectomycorrhizal fungi. Fungal Ecol. 6(5):430-438.

Krull, C.R., Choquenot, D., Burns, B.R., and Stanley, M.C. 2013. Feral pigs in a temperate rainforest ecosystem: disturbance and ecological impacts. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2193-2204.

Küçük, M., and Ertürk, E. 2013. Biodiversity and protected areas in Turkey. Sains Malays. 42(10):1455-1460.

Labonne, J., Vignon, M., Prévost, E., Lecomte, F., Dodson, J.J., Kaeuffer, R., Aymes, J.C., Jarry, M., Gaudin, P., Davaine, P., and Beall, E. 2013. Invasion dynamics of a fish-free landscape by brown trout (Salmo trutta). PLoS ONE 8(8):e71052.

Lambertucci, S.A., Carrete, M., Speziale, K.L., Hiraldo, F., and Donázar, J.A. 2013. Population sex ratios: another consideration in the reintroduction - reinforcement debate? PLoS ONE 8(9):e75821.

Latorre, L., Larrinaga, A.R., and Santamaría, L. 2013. Rats and seabirds: effects of egg size on predation risk and the potential of conditioned taste aversion as a mitigation method. PLoS ONE 8(9):e76138.

Lee, H., Alday, J.G., Rosenburgh, A., Harris, M., McAllister, H., and Marrs, R.H. 2013. Change in propagule banks during prescribed burning: a tale of two contrasting moorlands. Biol. Conserv. 165:187-197.

Leslie, H.M., Goldman, E., McLeod, K.L., Sievanen, L., Balasubramanian, H., Cudney-Bueno, R., Feuerstein, A., Knowlton, N., Lee, K., Pollnac, R., and Samhouri, J.F. 2013. How good science and stories can go hand-in-hand. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1126-1129.

Liao, J.B., Li, Z.Q., Hiebeler, D.E., El-Bana, M., Deckmyn, G., and Nijs, I. 2013. Modelling plant population size and extinction thresholds from habitat loss and habitat fragmentation: effects of neighbouring competition and dispersal strategy. Ecol. Model. 268:9-17.

Liu, H.L., Tao, Y., Qiu, D., Zhang, D.Y., and Zhang, Y.K. 2013. Effects of artificial sand fixing on community characteristics of a rare desert shrub. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1011-1019.

Liu, Y.J., Newmaster, S.G., Wu, X.J., Liu, Y., Ragupathy, S., Motley, T., and Long, C.L. 2013. Pinellia hunanensis (Araceae), a new species supported by morphometric analysis and DNA barcoding. Phytotaxa 130(1):1-13.

Lozier, J.D., Strange, J.P., and Koch, J.B. 2013. Landscape heterogeneity predicts gene flow in a widespread polymorphic bumble bee, Bombus bifarius (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1099-1110.

Lumpkin, H.A., and Pearson, S.M. 2013. Effects of exurban development and temperature on bird species in the southern Appalachians. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1069-1078.

Luo, J.H., Jiang, T.L., Lu, G.J., Wang, L., Wang, J., and Feng, J. 2013. Bat conservation in China: should protection of subterranean habitats be a priority? Oryx 47(4):526-531.

Machado, A.F.P., Vianna, M.D.M., Amorim, A.M., and Neto, S.R. 2013. A new Sorocea (Moraceae) from the Atlantic rainforest, Brazil. Syst. Bot. 38(3):687-691.

Machado, N., Brito, D., and Loyola, R.D. 2013. Modeling extinction risk for seabirds in Brazil. Nat. Conservacao 11(1):48-53.

Mackinder, B.A., and Wieringa, J.J. 2013. Hymenostegia viridiflora (Detarieae, Caesalpinioideae, Leguminosae), a new tree species from Cameroon. Blumea 58(1):13-17.

Macneil, C., and Platvoet, D. 2013. Could artificial structures such as fish passes facilitate the establishment and spread of the 'killer shrimp' Dikerogammarus villosus (Crustacea: Amphipoda) in river systems? Aquat. Conserv. 23(5):667-677.

Magalhães, A.L.B., and Jacobi, C.M. 2013. Asian aquarium fishes in a Neotropical biodiversity hotspot: impeding establishment, spread and impacts. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2157-2163.

Magnusson, W.E. 2013. The words "population" and "community" have outlived their usefulness in ecological publications. Nat. Conservacao 11(1):1-6.

Magris, R.A., Mills, M., Fuentes, M.M.P.B., and Pressey, R.L. 2013. Analysis of progress towards a comprehensive system of marine protected areas in Brazil. Nat. Conservacao 11(1):81-87.

Maiorano, L., Amori, G., Capula, M., Falcucci, A., Masi, M., Montemaggiori, A., Pottier, J., Psomas, A., Rondinini, C., Russo, D., Zimmermann, N.E., Boitani, L., and Guisan, A. 2013. Threats from climate change to terrestrial vertebrate hotspots in Europe. PLoS ONE 8(9):e74989.

Maire, A., Buisson, L., Blau, S., Canal, J., and Laffaille, P. 2013. A multi-faceted framework of diversity for prioritizing the conservation of fish assemblages. Ecol. Indic. 34:450-459.

Makino, A., Beger, M., Klein, C.J., Jupiter, S.D., and Possingham, H.P. 2013. Integrated planning for land-sea ecosystem connectivity to protect coral reefs. Biol. Conserv. 165:35-42.

Mallon, D.P., and Price, M.R.S. 2013. The fall of the wild. Oryx 47(4):467-468.

Manel, S., and Holderegger, R. 2013. Ten years of landscape genetics. Trends Ecol. Evol. 28(10):614-621.

Mangel, J.C., Alfaro-Shigueto, J., Witt, M.J., Hodgson, D.J., and Godley, B.J. 2013. Using pingers to reduce bycatch of small cetaceans in Peru's small-scale driftnet fishery. Oryx 47(4):595-606.

Maron, M., Rhodes, J.R., and Gibbons, P. 2013. Calculating the benefit of conservation actions. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):359-367.

Maroyi, A. 2012. The casual, naturalised and invasive alien flora of Zimbabwe based on herbarium and literature records. Koedoe 54(1):1054.

Márquez-Faríasa, J.F., and Rosales-Juárez, F.J. 2013. Intrinsic rebound potential of the endangered (Totoaba macdonaldi) population, endemic to the Gulf of California, México. Fish. Res. 147:150-153.

Márquez, J., Asiain, J., Morón, M.Á., and Hornung-Leoni, C.T. 2013. Gem beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera, Melolonthidae) as indicators of the conservation degree of the forests from Hidalgo State, Mexico. Interciencia 38(6):410-417.

Martin, A.P., Paulson, E., and Graham, R. 2013. Geographically disjunct populations and widespread genets in an endangered halophilic plant, the Amargosa niterwort (Nitrophila mohavensis). Conserv. Genet. 14(5):953-962.

Martin, T.G., Arcese, P., Kuhnert, P.M., Gaston, A.J., and Martin, J.L. 2013. Prior information reduces uncertainty about the consequences of deer overabundance on forest birds. Biol. Conserv. 165:10-17.

Martínez-Abraín, A., Viedma, C., Gómez, J.A., Bartolomé, M.A., Jiménez, J., Genovart, M., and Tenan, S. 2013. Assessing the effectiveness of a hunting moratorium on target and non-target species. Biol. Conserv. 165:171-178.

Masubelele, M.L., Hoffman, M.T., Bond, W., and Burdett, P. 2013. Vegetation change (1988-2010) in Camdeboo National Park (South Africa), using fixed-point photo monitoring: The role of herbivory and climate. Koedoe 55(1):1127.

Matlack, G.R. 2013. Reassessment of the use of fire as a management tool in deciduous forests of eastern North America. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):916-926.

McCauley, D.J., Power, E.A., Bird, D.W., McInturff, A., Dunbar, R.B., Durham, W.H., Micheli, F., and Young, H.S. 2013. Conservation at the edges of the world. Biol. Conserv. 165:139-145.

McGraw, J.B., Lubbers, A.E., Van der Voort, M., Mooney, E.H., Furedi, M.A., Souther, S., Turner, J.B., and Chandler, J. 2013. Ecology and conservation of ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) in a changing world. Ann. NY Acad. Sci. 1286:62-91.

McGuire, J.M., Scribner, K.T., and Congdon, J.D. 2013. Spatial aspects of movements, mating patterns, and nest distributions influence gene flow among population subunits of Blanding's turtles (Emydoidea blandingii). Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1029-1042.

McMullin, R.T., Thompson, I.D., and Newmaster, S.G. 2013. Lichen conservation in heavily managed boreal forests. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1020-1030.

Meng, L.Z., Martin, K., Weigel, A., and Yang, X.D. 2013. Tree diversity mediates the distribution of longhorn beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in a changing tropical landscape (southern Yunnan, SW China). PLoS ONE 8(9):e75481.

Meyerson, L.A., Lambertini, C., McCormick, M.K., and Whigham, D.F. 2012. Hybridization of common reed in North America? The answer is blowing in the wind. AoB Plants 2012:pls022.

Minton, R.L. 2013. A new species of Lithasia (Gastropoda: Pleuroceridae) from the Buffalo River, Tennessee, USA. Nautilus 127(3):119-124.

Moffett, J.M., and Boyd, R.S. 2013. Management of a population of the federally endangered Xyris tennesseensis (Tennessee yellow-eyed grass). Castanea 78(3):198-212.

Moodley, D., Geerts, S., Richardson, D.M., and Wilson, J.R.U. 2013. Different traits determine introduction, naturalization and invasion success in woody plants: Proteaceae as a test case. PLoS ONE 8(9):e75078.

Moore, T.L., Valentine, L.E., Craig, M.D., Hardy, G.E.S.J., and Fleming, P.A. 2013. Is the reptile community affected by Eucalyptus wandoo tree condition? Wildlife Res. 40(5):358-366.

Moreno, R., Le Quesne, C., Díaz, I., and Rodríguez, R. 2013. Vascular flora of Futangue Park, Region de Los Ríos (Chile). Gayana Bot. 70(1):121-135.

Mori, A.S., Spies, T.A., Sudmeier-Rieux, K., and Andrade, A. 2013. Reframing ecosystem management in the era of climate change: issues and knowledge from forests. Biol. Conserv. 165:115-127.

Morrison, S.F., Biciloa, P., Harlow, P.S., and Keogh, J.S. 2013. Spatial ecology of the critically endangered Fijian crested iguana, Brachylophus vitiensis, in an extremely dense population: implications for conservation. PLoS ONE 8(9):e73127.

Moura, T.M., Mansano, V.F., Torke, B.M., Lewis, G.P., and Tozzi, A.M.G.A. 2013. A taxonomic revision of Mucuna (Fabaceae: Papilionoideae: Phaseoleae) in Brazil. Syst. Bot. 38(3):631-637.

Moya, R., Wiemann, M.C., and Olivares, C. 2013. Identification of endangered or threatened Costa Rican tree species by wood anatomy and fluorescence activity. Rev. Biol. Trop. 61(3):1133-1156.

Muller, J., Jarzabek-Müller, A., and Bussler, H. 2013. Some of the rarest European saproxylic beetles are common in the wilderness of Northern Mongolia. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):989-1001.

Müllerová, J., Pergl, J., and Pyšek, P. 2013. Remote sensing as a tool for monitoring plant invasions: testing the effects of data resolution and image classification approach on the detection of a model plant species Heracleum mantegazzianum (giant hogweed). Int. J. Appl. Earth Obs. 25:55-65.

Muñoz, A.R., and Real, R. 2013. Distribution of Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata in southern Spain: scale may matter. Acta Ornithol. 48(1):93-101.

Murai, M., Ruffler, H., Berlemont, A., Campbell, G., Esono, F., Agbor, A., Mbomio, D., Ebana, A., Nze, A., and Kuhl, H.S. 2013. Priority areas for large mammal conservation in Equatorial Guinea. PLoS ONE 8(9):e75024.

Musters, C.J.M., Kalkman, V., and van Strien, A. 2013. Predicting rarity and decline in animals, plants, and mushrooms based on species attributes and indicator groups. Ecol. Evol. 3(10):3401-3414.

Negro, M., Rolando, A., Barni, E., Bocola, D., Filippa, G., Freppaz, M., Isaia, M., Siniscalco, C., and Palestrini, C. 2013. Differential responses of ground dwelling arthropods to ski-piste restoration by hydroseeding. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2607-2634.

Nelson, F., Lindsey, P., and Balme, G. 2013. Trophy hunting and lion conservation: a question of governance? Oryx 47(4):501-509.

Nelson, S.M., Zamora-Arroyo, F., Ramírez-Hernández, J., and Santiago-Serrano, E. 2013. Geomorphology of a recurring tidal sandbar in the estuary of the Colorado River, Mexico: implications for restoration. Ecol. Eng. 59:121-133.

Nogales, M., Vidal, E., Medina, F.M., Bonnaud, E., Tershy, B.R., Campbell, K.J., and Zavaleta, E.S. 2013. Feral cats and biodiversity conservation: the urgent prioritization of island management. BioScience 63(10):804-810.

Norbury, G., Byrom, A., Pech, R., Smith, J., Clarke, D., Anderson, D., and Forrester, G. 2013. Invasive mammals and habitat modification interact to generate unforeseen outcomes for indigenous fauna. Ecol. Appl. 23(7):1707-1721.

Núñez-Bustos, E., and Volkmann, L. 2013. Lepidopterofauna of diurnal butterflies in the Sierras de Guasayan, Province of Santiago del Estero, Argentina (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea). SHILAP-Rev. Lepidopt. 41(163):383-393.

Oi, C.A., López-Uribe, M.M., Cervini, M., and Del Lama, M.A. 2013. Non-lethal method of DNA sampling in euglossine bees supported by mark-recapture experiments and microsatellite genotyping. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):1071-1079.

Oudot-Canaff, J., Bornette, G., Viricel, M.R., Piola, F., Mousset, S., and Martel, E. 2013. The short-term impact of wetland restoration on the genetic diversity of a predominantly clonal plant species. Aquat. Bot. 110:16-23.

Overbeck, G.E., Hermann, J.M., Andrade, B.O., Boldrini, I.I., Kiehl, K., Kirmer, A., Koch, C., Kollmann, J., Meyer, S.T., Müller, S.C., Nabinger, C., Pilger, G.E., Trindade, J.P.P., Vélez-Martin, E., Walker, E.A., Zimmermann, D.G., and Pillar, V.D. 2013. Restoration ecology in Brazil - time to step out of the forest. Nat. Conservacao 11(1):92-95.

Paim, F.P., Silva, J.D.E., Valsecchi, J., Harada, M.L., and de Queiroz, H.L. 2013. Diversity, geographic distribution and conservation of squirrel monkeys, Saimiri (Primates, Cebidae), in the floodplain forests of central Amazon. Int. J. Primatol. 34(5):1055-1076.

Paterson, J.E., Steinberg, B.D., and Litzgus, J.D. 2013. Not just any old pile of dirt: evaluating the use of artificial nesting mounds as conservation tools for freshwater turtles. Oryx 47(4):607-615.

Paterson, R.A., Rauque, C.A., Fernandez, M.V., Townsend, C.R., Poulin, R., and Tompkins, D.M. 2013. Native fish avoid parasite spillback from multiple exotic hosts: consequences of host density and parasite competency. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2205-2218.

Penone, C., Le Viol, I., Pellissier, V., Julien, J.F., Bas, Y., and Kerbiriou, C. 2013. Use of large-scale acoustic monitoring to assess anthropogenic pressures on Orthoptera communities. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):979-987.

Pérez-Latorre, A.V., Hidalgo-Triana, N., and Cabezudo, B. 2013. Composition, ecology and conservation of the south-Iberian serpentine flora in the context of the Mediterranean basin. An. Jardin Bot. Madrid 70(1):62-71.

Pertierra, L.R., Lara, F., Benayas, J., and Hughes, K.A. 2013. Poa pratensis L., current status of the longest-established non-native vascular plant in the Antarctic. Polar Biol. 36(10):1473-1481.

Peterson, A.C., Richgels, K.L.D., Johnson, P.T.J., and McKenzie, V.J. 2013. Investigating the dispersal routes used by an invasive amphibian, Lithobates catesbeianus, in human-dominated landscapes. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2179-2191.

Pfeifer-Meister, L., Bridgham, S.D., Little, C.J., Reynolds, L.L., Goklany, M.E., and Johnson, B.R. 2013. Pushing the limit: experimental evidence of climate effects on plant range distributions. Ecology 94(10):2131-2137.

Phillott, A.D., Grogan, L.F., Cashins, S.D., McDonald, K.R., Berger, L., and Skerratt, L.F. 2013. Chytridiomycosis and seasonal mortality of tropical stream-associated frogs 15 years after introduction of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1058-1068.

Pietri, D.M., Gurney, G.G., Benitez-Vina, N., Kuklok, A., Maxwell, S.M., Whiting, L., Vina, M.A., and Jenkins, L.D. 2013. Practical recommendations to help students bridge the research-implementation gap and promote conservation. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):958-967.

Pilgrim, J.D., Brownlie, S., Ekstrom, J.M.M., Gardner, T.A., von Hase, A., ten Kate, K., Savy, C.E., Stephens, R.T.T., Temple, H.J., Treweek, J., and Ussher, G.T. 2013. Offsetability is highest for common and widespread biodiversity: response to Regnery et al. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):387-388.

Pilgrim, J.D., Brownlie, S., Ekstrom, J.M.M., Gardner, T.A., von Hase, A., ten Kate, K., Savy, C.E., Stephens, R.T.T., Temple, H.J., Treweek, J., Ussher, G.T., and Ward, G. 2013. A process for assessing the offsetability of biodiversity impacts. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):376-384.

Pinya, S., Suárez-Fernández, J.J., and Canyelles, X. 2013. Distribution and status of Antheraea pernyi (Guérin-Méneville, 1855) in the island of Mallorca (Spain) (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae). SHILAP-Rev. Lepidopt. 41(163):377-381.

Pittman, S.E., and Semlitsch, R.D. 2013. Habitat type and distance to edge affect movement behavior of juvenile pond-breeding salamanders. J. Zool. 291(2):154-162.

Pochon, X., Bott, N.J., Smith, K.F., and Wood, S.A. 2013. Evaluating detection limits of next-generation sequencing for the surveillance and monitoring of international marine pests. PLoS ONE 8(9):e73935.

Potter, K.M., Hipkins, V.D., Mahalovich, M.F., and Means, R.E. 2013. Mitochondrial DNA haplotype distribution patterns in Pinus ponderosa (Pinaceae): Range-wide evolutionary history and implications for conservation . Am. J. Bot. 100(8):1562-1579.

Powell, S.L., Hansen, A.J., Rodhouse, T.J., Garrett, L.K., Betancourt, J.L., Dicus, G.H., and Lonneker, M.K. 2013. Woodland dynamics at the northern range periphery: a challenge for protected area management in a changing world. PLoS ONE 8(7):e70454.

Puschendorf, R., Hodgson, L., Alford, R.A., Skerratt, L.F., and VanDerWal, J. 2013. Underestimated ranges and overlooked refuges from amphibian chytridiomycosis. Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1313-1321.

Rafidah, A.R., and Haron, N.W. 2013. Microchirita ruthiae sp. nov. (Gesneriaceae) from Peninsular Malaysia. Nord. J. Bot. 31(5):612-615.

Ramos, R., Granadeiro, J.P., Rodríguez, B., Navarro, J., Paiva, V.H., Bécares, J., Reyes-González, J.M., Fagundes, I., Ruiz, A., Arcos, P., González-Solís, J., and Catry, P. 2013. Meta-population feeding grounds of Cory's shearwater in the subtropical Atlantic Ocean: implications for the definition of Marine Protected Areas based on tracking studies. Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1284-1298.

Rashid, I., Romshoo, S.A., and Vijayalakshmi, T. 2013. Geospatial modelling approach for identifying disturbance regimes and biodiversity rich areas in North Western Himalayas, India. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2537-2566.

Rawat, B., Negi, V.S., Mishra Rawat, J., Tewari, L.M., and Rawat, L. 2013. The potential contribution of wildlife sanctuary to forest conservation: a case study from binsar wildlife sanctuary. J. Mt. Sci. 10(5):854-865.

Razgour, O., Juste, J., Ibáñez, C., Kiefer, A., Rebelo, H., Puechmaille, S.J., Arlettaz, R., Burke, T., Dawson, D.A., Beaumont, M., and Jones, G. 2013. The shaping of genetic variation in edge-of-range populations under past and future climate change. Ecol. Lett. 16(10):1258-1266.

Regnery, B., Kerbiriou, C., Julliard, R., Vandevelde, J.C., Le Viol, I., Burylo, M., and Couvet, D. 2013. Sustain common species and ecosystem functions through biodiversity offsets: response to Pilgrim et al. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):385-386.

Reid, A.J., Chapman, L.J., and Ricciardi, A. 2013. Wetland edges as peak refugia from an introduced piscivore. Aquat. Conserv. 23(5):646-655.

Reid, J.R.W., Colloff, M.J., Arthur, A.D., and McGinness, H.M. 2013. Influence of Catchment Condition and water resource development on waterbird assemblages in the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. Biol. Conserv. 165:25-34.

Reuleaux, A., Bunbury, N., Villard, P., and Waltert, M. 2013. Status, distribution and recommendations for monitoring of the Seychelles black parrot Coracopsis (nigra) barklyi. Oryx 47(4):561-568.

Reza, M.I.H., Abdullah, S.A., Nor, S.B., and Ismail, M.H. 2013. Integrating GIS and expert judgment in a multi-criteria analysis to map and develop a habitat suitability index: A case study of large mammals on the Malayan Peninsula. Ecol. Indic. 34:149-158.

Richling, I., and Bouchet, P. 2013. Extinct even before scientific recognition: a remarkable radiation of helicinid snails (Helicinidae) on the Gambier Islands, French Polynesia. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2433-2468.

Ripperger, S.P., Tschapka, M., Kalko, E.K.V., Rodriguez-Herrera, B., and Mayer, F. 2013. Life in a mosaic landscape: anthropogenic habitat fragmentation affects genetic population structure in a frugivorous bat species. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):925-934.

Rita, J., and Cursach, J. 2013. Creating new populations of Apium bermejoi (Apiaceae), a critically endangered endemic plant on Menorca (Balearic Islands). An. Jardin Bot. Madrid 70(1):27-38.

Robertson, B.A., Rehage, J.S., and Sih, A. 2013. Ecological novelty and the emergence of evolutionary traps. Trends Ecol. Evol. 28(9):552-560.

Robinson, O.J., Fefferman, N.H., and Lockwood, J.L. 2013. How to effectively manage invasive predators to protect their native prey. Biol. Conserv. 165:146-153.

Rodrigues, L., van den Berg, C., Póvoa, O., and Monteiro, A. 2013. Low genetic diversity and significant structuring in the endangered Mentha cervina populations and its implications for conservation. Biochem. Syst. Ecol. 50:51-61.

Rodrigues, R.S., and Filgueiras, T.S. 2013. Occurrence of Eriochloa distachya and Parodiophyllochloa penicillata (Poaceae) in São Paulo State, Brazil. Phytotaxa 138(1):25-30.

Rodríguez, B., Rodríguez, A., Siverio, M., and Siverio, F. 2013. Conservation implications of past and present nesting habitat selection of the endangered Osprey Pandion haliaetus population of the Canary Islands. Ibis 155(4):891-897.

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D., and Martínez-Vega, J. 2013. Results of the implementation of the System for the Integrated Assessment of Protected Areas (SIAPA) to the protected areas of the Autonomous Region of Madrid (Spain). Ecol. Indic. 34:210-220.

Roman, J., Altman, I., Dunphy-Daly, M.M., Campbell, C., Jasny, M., and Read, A.J. 2013. The Marine Mammal Protection Act at 40: status, recovery, and future of US marine mammals. Ann. NY Acad. Sci. 1286:29-49.

Roy, P.S., Murthy, M.S.R., Roy, A., Kushwaha, S.P.S., Singh, S., Jha, C.S., Behera, M.D., Joshi, P.K., Jagannathan, C., Karnatak, H.C., Saran, S., Reddy, C.S., Kushwaha, D., Dutt, C.B.S., Porwal, M.C., Sudhakar, S., Srivastava, V.K., Padalia, H., Nandy, S., and Gupta, S. 2013. Forest fragmentation in India. Curr. Sci. 105(6):774-780.

Russell, D.J., Thuesen, P.A., Thomson, F.E., and Power, T.N. 2013. Is stocking barramundi (Lates calcarifer) in north-eastern Queensland a threat to aquatic biodiversity? Mar. Freshwater Res. 64(10):992-1002.

Saarikivi, J., Knopp, T., Granroth, A., and Merilä, J. 2013. The role of golf courses in maintaining genetic connectivity between common frog (Rana temporaria) populations in an urban setting. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1057-1064.

Sakurai, R., Jacobson, S.K., and Carlton, J.S. 2013. Media coverage of management of the black bear Ursus thibetanus in Japan. Oryx 47(4):519-525.

Sandel, B., and Svenning, J.C. 2013. Human impacts drive a global topographic signature in tree cover. Nat. Commun. 4:2474.

Santos, A.K.A., Martins, A.B., and Silva, T.R.S. 2013. Two new species of Marcetia (Melastomataceae) from the Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil. Syst. Bot. 38(3):714-722.

Sanz, N., Araguas, R., Vidal, O., Diez-del-Molino, D., Fernández-Cebrián, R., and García-Marín, J. 2013. Genetic characterization of the invasive mosquitofish (Gambusia spp.) introduced to Europe: population structure and colonization routes. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2333-2346.

Sarà, G., Palmeri, V., Rinaldi, A., Montalto, V., and Helmuth, B. 2013. Predicting biological invasions in marine habitats through eco-physiological mechanistic models: a case study with the bivalve Brachidontes pharaonis. Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1235-1247.

Sarmento, V.C., Barreto, A.F.S., and Santos, P.J.P. 2013. Recovery of meiofauna following a short-term disturbance on coral reefs. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2645-2663.

Saunders, M.E., Luck, G.W., and Mayfield, M.M. 2013. Almond orchards with living ground cover host more wild insect pollinators. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):1011-1025.

Sax, D.F., Early, R., and Bellemare, J. 2013. Niche syndromes, species extinction risks, and management under climate change. Trends Ecol. Evol. 28(9):517-523.

Schoeman, C.S., and Samways, M.J. 2013. Temporal shifts in interactions between alien trees and the alien Argentine ant on native ants. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):911-919.

Schwartz, M.W., and Martin, T.G. 2013. Translocation of imperiled species under changing climates. Ann. NY Acad. Sci. 1286:15-28.

Seigler, D.S., Morim, M.P., Barros, M., and Ebinger, J.E. 2013. A new species of Senegalia (Fabaceae) from Brazil. Phytotaxa 132(1):59-63.

Shirey, P.D., Kunycky, B.N., Chaloner, D.T., Brueseke, M.A., and Lamberti, G.A. 2013. Commercial trade of federally listed threatened and endangered plants in the United States. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):300-316.

Shukla, S.P. 2013. More conservation efforts are required for saving flamingoes. Curr. Sci. 104(1):9.

Simonetti, J.A., Grez, A.A., and Estades, C.F. 2013. Providing habitat for native mammals through understory enhancement in forestry plantations. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1117-1121.

Sindičić, M., Polanc, P., Gomerčić, T., Jelenčič, M., Huber, Ð., Trontelj, P., and Skrbinšek, T. 2013. Genetic data confirm critical status of the reintroduced Dinaric population of Eurasian lynx. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1009-1018.

Slaght, J.C., Surmach, S.G., and Gutiérrez, R.J. 2013. Riparian old-growth forests provide critical nesting and foraging habitat for Blakiston's fish owl Bubo blakistoni in Russia. Oryx 47(4):553-560.

Smit, H.H., Meijaard, E., van der Laan, C., Mantel, S., Budiman, A., and Verweij, P. 2013. Breaking the link between environmental degradation and oil palm expansion: a method for enabling sustainable oil palm expansion. PLoS ONE 8(9):e68610.

Sochor, M., Vašut, R.J., Bártová, E., Majeský, L., and Mráček, J. 2013. Can gene flow among populations counteract the habitat loss of extremely fragile biotopes? An example from the population genetic structure in Salix daphnoides. Tree Genet. Genomes 9(5):1193-1205.

Sosa, B., and Achkar, M. 2013. Discussing conservation strategies from an environmental perspective. Interciencia 38(7):542-547.

Soulé M. 2013. The "new conservation". Conserv. Biol. 27(5):895-897.

Sousa, R., Freitas, F.E.P., Mota, M., Nogueira, A.J.A., and Antunes, C. 2013. Invasive dynamics of the crayfish Procambarus clarkii (Girard, 1852) in the international section of the River Minho (NW of the Iberian Peninsula). Aquat. Conserv. 23(5):656-666.

Sozio, G., Mortelliti, A., and Boitani, L. 2013. Mice on the move: wheat rows as a means to increase permeability in agricultural landscapes. Biol. Conserv. 165:198-202.

Speed, C.W., Babcock, R.C., Bancroft, K.P., Beckley, L.E., Bellchambers, L.M., Depczynski, M., Field, S.N., Friedman, K.J., Gilmour, J.P., Hobbs, J.P.A., Kobryn, H.T., Moore, J.A.Y., Nutt, C.D., Shedrawi, G., Thomson, D.P., and Wilson, S.K. 2013. Dynamic stability of coral reefs on the west Australian coast. PLoS ONE 8(7):e69863.

Spotswood, E.N., Meyer, J.Y., and Bartolome, J.W. 2013. Preference for an invasive fruit trumps fruit abundance in selection by an introduced bird in the Society Islands, French Polynesia. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2147-2156.

Sreekar, R., Mohan, A., Das, S., Agarwal, P., and Vivek, R. 2013. Natural windbreaks sustain bird diversity in a tea-dominated landscape. PLoS ONE 8(7):e70379.

Steinmann, V.W., and Jercinovic, E. 2013. Euphorbia rayturneri (Euphorbiaceae), a new species from southwestern New Mexico, United States. Novon 22(4):482-485.

Strain, E.M.A., Johnson, C.R., and Thomson, R.J. 2013. Effects of a range-expanding sea urchin on behaviour of commercially fished abalone. PLoS ONE 8(9):e73477.

Su, N.Y. 2013. How to become a successful invader. Fl. Entomol. 96(3):765-769.

Sun, S.G., Montgomery, B.R., and Li, B. 2013. Contrasting effects of plant invasion on pollination of two native species with similar morphologies. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2165-2177.

Sun, Y., Collins, A.R., Schaffner, U., and Müller-Schärer, H. 2013. Dissecting impact of plant invaders: do invaders behave differently in the new range? Ecology 94(10):2124-2130.

Syphard, A.D., Regan, H.M., Franklin, J., Swab, R.M., and Bonebrake, T.C. 2013. Does functional type vulnerability to multiple threats depend on spatial context in Mediterranean-climate regions? Divers. Distrib. 19(10):1263-1274.

Tandan, P., Dhakal, B., Karki, K., and Aryal, A. 2013. Tropical grasslands supporting the endangered hispid hare (Caprolagus hispidus) population in the Bardia National Park, Nepal. Curr. Sci. 105(5):691-694.

Tarrant, J., and Armstrong, A.J. 2013. Using predictive modelling to guide the conservation of a critically endangered coastal wetland amphibian. J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):369-381.

te Beest, M., Elschot, K., Olff, H., and Etienne, R.S. 2013. Invasion success in a marginal habitat: an experimental test of competitive ability and drought tolerance in Chromolaena odorata. PLoS ONE 8(8):e68274.

Tedesco, P.A., Oberdorff, T., Cornu, J.F., Beauchard, O., Brosse, S., Dürr, H.H., Grenouillet, G., Leprieur, F., Tisseuil, C., Zaiss, R., and Hugueny, B. 2013. A scenario for impacts of water availability loss due to climate change on riverine fish extinction rates. J. Appl. Ecol. 50(5):1105-1115.

Teillier, S., and Escobar, F. 2013. Revision of the genus of Gaultheria L. (Ericaceae) in Chile. Gayana Bot. 70(1):136-153.

Tempel, D.J., and Gutiérrez, R.J. 2013. Relation between occupancy and abundance for a territorial species, the California Spotted Owl. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1087-1095.

Tezanos-Pinto, G., Constantine, R., Brooks, L., Jackson, J.A., Mourão, F., Wells, S., and Baker, C.S. 2013. Decline in local abundance of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Mar. Mammal Sci. 29(4):E390-E410.

Thibault, I., and Dodson, J. 2013. Impacts of exotic rainbow trout on habitat use by native juvenile salmonid species at an early invasive stage. Trans. Am. Fish. Soc. 142(4):1141-1150.

Thomson, J.A., Cooper, A.B., Burkholder, D.A., Heithaus, M.R., and Dill, L.M. 2013. Correcting for heterogeneous availability bias in surveys of long-diving marine turtles. Biol. Conserv. 165:154-161.

Thouvenot, L., Haury, J., and Thiebaut, G. 2013. A success story: water primroses, aquatic plant pests. Aquat. Conserv. 23(5):790-803.

Thrimawithana, A.H., Ortiz-Catedral, L., Rodrigo, A., and Hauber, M.E. 2013. Reduced total genetic diversity following translocations? A metapopulation approach. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):1043-1055.

Thurstan, R.H., Hawkins, J.P., Raby, L., and Roberts, C.M. 2013. Oyster (Ostrea edulis) extirpation and ecosystem transformation in the Firth of Forth, Scotland. J. Nature Conserv. 21(5):253-261.

Tingley, R., Hitchmough, R.A., and Chapple, D.G. 2013. Life-history traits and extrinsic threats determine extinction risk in New Zealand lizards. Biol. Conserv. 165:62-68.

Torres, R.A., Feitosa, R.B., Carvalho, D.C., Freitas, M.O., Hostim-Silva, M., and Ferreira, B.P. 2013. DNA barcoding approaches for fishing authentication of exploited grouper species including the endangered and legally protected goliath grouper Epinephelus itajara. Sci. Mar. 77(3):409-418.

Trovó, M., Echternacht, L., Sano, P.T., and Costa, F.N. 2013. Paepalanthus aleurophyllus, a new species of Eriocaulaceae from Minas Gerais, Brazil. Blumea 58(1):77-79.

Tshisikhawe, M.P., van Rooyen, M.W., and Gaugris, J.Y. 2013. Is the present Brackenridgea Nature Reserve large enough to ensure the survival of Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.? Koedoe 55(1):1072.

Tulloch, A.I.T., Chadès, I., and Possingham, H.P. 2013. Accounting for complementarity to maximize monitoring power for species management. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):988-999.

Tulloch, A.I.T., Possingham, H.P., Joseph, L.N., Szabo, J., and Martin, T.G. 2013. Realising the full potential of citizen science monitoring programs. Biol. Conserv. 165:128-138.

Urban, M.C., Zarnetske, P.L., and Skelly, D.K. 2013. Moving forward: dispersal and species interactions determine biotic responses to climate change. Ann. NY Acad. Sci. 1297:44-60.

Valdivia, C.E., and Romero, C.R. 2013. In the path of extinction: the case of the mesquite Prosopis chilensis (Fabaceae) and the spiny forest at the Metropolitan Region of Central Chile. Gayana Bot. 70(1):57-65.

Valiente-Banuet, A., and Verdú, M. 2013. Human impacts on multiple ecological networks act synergistically to drive ecosystem collapse. Front. Ecol. Environ. 11(8):408-413.

van Walraven, L., Langenberg, V.T., and van der Veer, H.W. 2013. Seasonal occurrence of the invasive ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi in the western Dutch Wadden Sea. J. Sea Res. 82:86-92.

Vandepitte, K., Gristina, A.S., De Raedt, R., Roldán-Ruiz, I., Marcenò, C., Sciandrello, S., and Honnay, O. 2013. Conservation genetics of an endemic from the Mediterranean Basin: high genetic differentiation but no genetic diversity loss from the last populations of the Sicilian Grape Hyacinth Leopoldia gussonei. Conserv. Genet. 14(5):963-972.

Vanderwerf, E.A., Lohr, M.T., Titmus, A.J., Taylor, P.E., and Burt, M.D. 2013. Current distribution and abundance of the O‘ahu ‘Elepaio (Chasiempis ibidis). Wilson J. Ornithol. 125(3):600-608.

Vanschoenwinkel, B., Brendonck, L., Pinceel, T., Dupriez, P., and Waterkeyn, A. 2013. Rediscovery of Branchipus schaefferi (Branchiopoda: Anostraca) in Belgium - notes on habitat requirements and conservation management. Belgian J. Zool. 143(1):3-14.

Verlynde, S., Dubuisson, J.Y., Stévart, T., Simo-Droissart, M., Geerinck, D., Sonké, B., Cawoy, V., Descourvières, P., and Droissart, V. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the genus Bolusiella (Orchidaceae, Angraecinae) with a new species from Cameroon, Burundi and Rwanda. Phytotaxa 114(1):1-22.

Verovnik, R., Micevski, B., Maes, D., Wynhoff, I., Van Swaay, C., and Warren, M. 2013. Conserving Europe's most endangered butterfly: the Macedonian Grayling (Pseudochazara cingovskii). J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):941-947.

Viers, J.H., Williams, J.N., Nicholas, K.A., Barbosa, O., Kotzé, I., Spence, L., Webb, L.B., Merenlender, A., and Reynolds, M. 2013. Vinecology: pairing wine with nature. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):287-299.

Villagra, B.L.P., Gomes, E.P.C., Burnham, R.J., and Neto, S.R. 2013. Diversity and abundance of climbers from the Atlantic Forest, southeastern Brazil. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(11):2505-2517.

Visconti, P., Di Marco, M., Álvarez-Romero, J.G., Januchowski-Hartley, S.R., Pressey, R.L., Weeks, R., and Rondinini, C. 2013. Effects of errors and gaps in spatial data sets on assessment of conservation progress. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1000-1010.

Vite, A., Pulido, M.T., and Flores-Vázquez, J.C. 2013. State strategy for Cycad (Zamiaceae) conservation: a proposal for the State of Hidalgo, Mexico. Rev. Biol. Trop. 61(3):1119-1131.

Viterbi, R., Cerrato, C., Bassano, B., Bionda, R., von Hardenberg, A., Provenzale, A., and Bogliani, G. 2013. Patterns of biodiversity in the northwestern Italian Alps: a multi-taxa approach. Community Ecol. 14(1):18-30.

Vivian, L.A., Cavallaro, M., Kneeland, K., Lindroth, E., Hoback, W.W., Farnsworth-Hoback, K.M., Harms, R.R., and Foster, J.E. 2013. Current known range of the Platte River caddisfly, Ironoquia plattensis, and genetic variability among populations from three Nebraska Rivers. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):885-895.

Vongkhamheng, C., Johnson, A., and Sunquist, M.E. 2013. A baseline survey of ungulate abundance and distribution in northern Lao: implications for conservation. Oryx 47(4):544-552.

Vovides, A.P., Iglesias, C., Luna, V., and Balcázar, T. 2013. Botanic gardens and the biodiversity crisis. Bot. Sci. 91(3):239-250.

Wagner, K.D., Krauss, J., and Steffan-Dewenter, I. 2013. Butterfly diversity and historical land cover change along an altitudinal gradient. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):1039-1046.

Wainwright, C.E., and Cleland, E.E. 2013. Exotic species display greater germination plasticity and higher germination rates than native species across multiple cues. Biol. Invasions 15(10):2253-2264.

Wainwright, T.C., and Weitkamp, L.A. 2013. Effects of climate change on Oregon coast coho salmon: habitat and life-cycle interactions. Northwest Sci. 87(3):219-242.

Wamelink, G.W.W., de Knegt, B., Pouwels, R., Schuiling, C., Wegman, R.M.A., Schmidt, A.M., van Dobben, H.F., and Sanders, M.E. 2013. Considerable environmental bottlenecks for species listed in the Habitats and Birds Directives in the Netherlands. Biol. Conserv. 165:43-53.

Waples, R.S., Nammack, M., Cochrane, J.F., and Hutchings, J.A. 2013. A tale of two acts: endangered species listing practices in Canada and the United States. BioScience 63(9):723-734.

Wheatall, L., Nuttle, T., and Yerger, E. 2013. Indirect effects of pandemic deer overabundance inferred from caterpillar-host relations. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):1107-1116.

White, P.S., and Tuttle, J.P. 2013. Ecological sustainability as the fourth landmark in the development of conservation ethics. Conserv. Biol. 27(5):952-957.

Wilcove, D.S., Giam, X., Edwards, D.P., Fisher, B., and Koh, L.P. 2013. Navjot's nightmare revisited: logging, agriculture, and biodiversity in Southeast Asia. Trends Ecol. Evol. 28(9):531-540.

Wilk-Woźniak, E., and Najberek, K. 2013. Towards clarifying the presence of alien algae in inland waters - can we predict places of their occurrence? Biologia 68(5):838-844.

Wilmot-Dear, C.M., and Friis, I. 2013. The Old World species of Boehmeria (Urticaceae, tribus Boehmerieae). A taxonomic revision. Blumea 58(2):85-216.

Wilson, R.R., Liebezeit, J.R., and Loya, W.M. 2013. Accounting for uncertainty in oil and gas development impacts to wildlife in Alaska. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):350-358.

Wolff, W.J. 2013. Ecology of the Wadden Sea: Research in the past and challenges for the future. J. Sea Res. 82:3-9.

Woodford, D.J., Barber-James, H.M., Bellingan, T.A., Day, J.A., de Moor, F.C., Gouws, J., and Weyl, O.L.F. 2013. Immediate impact of piscicide operations on a Cape Floristic Region aquatic insect assemblage: a lesser of two evils? J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):959-973.

Wootton, J.T., and Pfister, C.A. 2013. Experimental separation of genetic and demographic factors on extinction risk in wild populations. Ecology 94(10):2117-2123.

Wulff, A.S., Hollingsworth, P.M., Ahrends, A., Jaffré, T., Veillon, J.M., L'Huillier, L., and Fogliani, B. 2013. Conservation priorities in a biodiversity hotspot: analysis of narrow endemic plant species in New Caledonia. PLoS ONE 8(9):e73371.

Xu, Z.L., Feng, Z.D., Yang, J.J., Zheng, J.H., and Zhang, F. 2013. Nowhere to invade: Rumex crispus and Typha latifolia projected to disappear under future climate scenarios. PLoS ONE 8(7):e70728.

Young, J.C., Jordan, A., Searle, K.R., Butler, A., Simmons, P., and Watt, A.D. 2013. Framing scale in participatory biodiversity management may contribute to more sustainable solutions. Conserv. Lett. 6(5):333-340.

Young, J.S., Ammon, E.M., Weisberg, P.J., Dilts, T.E., Newton, W.E., Wong-Kone, D.C., and Heki, L.G. 2013. Comparison of bird community indices for riparian restoration planning and monitoring. Ecol. Indic. 34:159-167.

Zamora, H.A., Nelson, S.M., Flessa, K.W., and Nomura, R. 2013. Post-dam sediment dynamics and processes in the Colorado River estuary: implications for habitat restoration. Ecol. Eng. 59:134-143.

Žganec, K., Ðurić, P., Hudina, S., and Gottstein, S. 2013. Population and distribution changes of two coexisting river amphipods after the closure of a new large dam. Limnologica 43(6):460-468.

Zhang, C.F., Li, L.Q., and Gao, T.G. 2013. Pertya multiflora sp. nov. (Asteraceae, Pertyeae) from Zhejiang, China. Nord. J. Bot. 31(5):626-630.

Zhang, X.D., Jia, X., Chen, Y.Y., Shao, J.J., Wu, X.R., Shang, L., and Li, B. 2013. Crabs mediate interactions between native and invasive salt marsh plants: a mesocosm study. PLoS ONE 8(9):e74095.

Zhou, Y.B., Buesching, C.D., Newman, C., Kaneko, Y., Xie, Z.Q., and Macdonald, D.W. 2013. Balancing the benefits of ecotourism and development: the effects of visitor trail-use on mammals in a Protected Area in rapidly developing China. Biol. Conserv. 165:18-24.

Zhu, L.F., Hu, Y.B., Qi, D.W., Wu, H., Zhan, X.J., Zhang, Z.J., Bruford, M.W., Wang, J.L., Yang, X.Y., Gu, X.D., Zhang, L., Zhang, B.W., Zhang, S.N., and Wei, F.W. 2013. Genetic consequences of historical anthropogenic and ecological events on giant pandas. Ecology 94(10):2346-2357.

Zinetti, F., Dapporto, L., Vanni, S., Magrini, P., Bartolozzi, L., Chelazzi, G., and Ciofi, C. 2013. Application of molecular genetics and geometric morphometrics to taxonomy and conservation of cave beetles in central Italy. J. Insect Conserv. 17(5):921-932.

**To read and print the pdf of the newsletter,
you must download Adobe Acrobat (free)**
Get Acrobat Reader here.

[ TOP ]