Open Call for Associate Editors for Journal of Zoology

The Zoological Society of London is looking for active researchers to join the Editorial Board of Journal of Zoology. Journal of Zoology publishes high-quality research papers on all areas of zoology, including animal behaviour, ecology, physiology, anatomy, developmental biology, evolution, systematics, genetics and genomics.  We aim to provide a platform for research that tests hypotheses and is... Continue Reading →

Detection of arboreal feeding signs by Asiatic black bears: effects of hard mast production at individual tree and regional scales

Kahoko Tochigi, Takashi Masaki, Ami Nakajima, Koji Yamazaki, Akino Inagaki & Shinsuke Koike, 2018, Journal of Zoology, vol. 305, pp. 223-231, https://doi.org/10.1111/jzo.12564  Feeding signs give us information about the feeding ecology of animals, and can also provide information on animal distribution or abundance, as well as habitat selection. However, feeding signs do not necessarily directly reflect... Continue Reading →

New Journal of Zoology Podcast

A new episode of the Journal of Zoology podcast is now available and you can listen to it here. In this episode, Lisa Schulte talks to us about parental care and offspring begging behaviour in poison frogs, and we will also hear summaries of further three articles: Glauco Machado tells us about egg attendance in... Continue Reading →

How the Canadian beaver as ecosystem engineer can drive the reproduction of saproxylic beetles

Indirect effects of an ecosystem engineer: how the Canadian beaver can drive the reproduction of saproxylic beetles A. Mourant, N. Lecomte, G. Moreau; Journal of Zoology, vol. 304, pp. 90-97, DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12506 Nutrient cycling is a fundamental ecosystem function and as such, contributing organisms are critical assets of natural systems. Conservation measures aimed at protecting and... Continue Reading →

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