Zoological Science

Evaluating the effects of a temporary fostering program on shelter dog welfare
15 citations · 8,355 views · 1,470 downloads
The Munduruku marmoset: a new monkey species from southern Amazonia
2 citations · 8,240 views · 1,376 downloads
Seeing spots: quantifying mother-offspring similarity and assessing fitness consequences of coat pattern traits in a wild population of giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis)
6 citations · 7,659 views · 1,080 downloads
A striking new genus and species of cave-dwelling frog (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae: Asterophryinae) from Thailand
13 citations · 6,498 views · 2,130 downloads
Dominance in dogs as rated by owners corresponds to ethologically valid markers of dominance
3 citations · 6,574 views · 1,139 downloads
Clinical applicability of the Feline Grimace Scale: real-time versus image scoring and the influence of sedation and surgery
6 citations · 6,344 views · 764 downloads
Histology of 24 organs from Asian elephant calves (Elephas maximus)
3 citations · 5,941 views · 748 downloads
First evidence of underwater vocalisations in hunting penguins
3 citations · 5,855 views · 812 downloads
Playing by the rules? Phenotypic adaptation to temperate environments in an American marsupial
7 citations · 5,523 views · 840 downloads
Seasonal and predator-prey effects on circadian activity of free-ranging mammals revealed by camera traps
15 citations · 4,617 views · 1,576 downloads
Zoological Science

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Sex- and age-specific variation of gut microbiota in Brandt’s voles https://t.co/qlbWQB9uSe @thePeerJ https://t.co/Kt4TmQHkGh

Meet Australia’s largest #dinosaur – Australotitan, the southern titan! A new giant sauropod from the mid-Cretaceous of Australia Read the full article https://t.co/YJwBm00fa5 @qldmuseum @BioSci_UniMelb @EromangaNHM #NewSpecies Image Credit: Vlad Konstantinov, @Aussiedinosaurs https://t.co/9z3t10OhD6

Spondias mombin as a reservoir of fruit fly parasitoid populations in the Eastern Amazon: an undervalued ecosystem service https://t.co/iA92xHfkat @thePeerJ https://t.co/9A7SwcrfuK

An article I handled as editor has been published today @PeerJLife @biologistimo https://t.co/uqoUUrlOS3 #ConservationBiology #Ecology #Genetics #Zoology

Freshwater-adapted #sea #bass #Dicentrarchus #labrax feeding frequency impact in a #lettuce #Lactuca #sativa #aquaponics system @eufic @aquaculturehub @easaqua @FAOfish @WrldAquaculture @AquacultureMag @USAquaSoc @e_nikouli #aquaculture https://t.co/2nEnNm9mMd

The gut microbiome of the Sunda pangolin (Manis javanica) reveals its adaptation to specialized myrmecophagy https://t.co/04X7fDARwb @thePeerJ

New paper day! https://t.co/iVEGv9dn3Z

Yes you can get "non-findings" published but it was tough! The most rounds of reviews I've had in the 20 mss I've published...It's open access! "Early maternal separation is not associated with changes in telomere length in domestic kittens" https://t.co/DiyeUAHLh9

New pterosaur ichnofossil site and putative tracemakers https://t.co/HQOKPknPpa via @thePeerJ #paleobiology #ichnology https://t.co/HD63koNgmn

Science News for Students: "Giraffes inherit their spots from mom"

Washington Post: "Giraffes inherit mottled patterns of their spots from their mothers, study says:

NPR: "Giraffes Inherit Spot Patterns From Their Mamas, Study Says"