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Scientific Publications

  1. Andheria, A.P, Karanth, K.U., Kumar, N.S. (2007). Diet and prey profiles of three sympatric large carnivores in Bandipur Tiger Reserve in India. Journal of Zoology, 273: 169–175.

  2. Bali, A., Kumar, A., Krishnaswamy, J. (2007). The mammalian communities in coffee plantations around a protected area in the Western Ghats, India. Biological Conservation, 139: 93-102.

  3. Goswami, V.R., Madhusudan, M.D., Karanth, K.U. (2007) Application of photographic capture–recapture modelling to estimate demographic parameters for male Asian elephants. Animal Conservation, 10: 391–399.

  4. Mukherjee, N., Mondol, S., Ramakrishna, U., Andheria, A. (2007). Rapid multiplex PCR based species identification of wild tigers using non-invasive techniques. Conservation Genetics, 8: 1465-1470.

  5. Abraham, D., Davis, J. (2008). Revised trunk wash collection procedure for captive elephants in a range country setting. Gajah, Newsletter of the Asian Elephant Specialist Group of the IUCN, 28: 53-54.

  6. Anand, M. O., Krishnaswamy, J., Das, A. (2008). Proximity to forests drives bird conservation value of coffee plantations: Implications for certification. Ecological Applications, 18: 1754-1763.

  7. Mondol, S.K., Karanth, K.U., Kumar, N, S., Gopalaswamy, A.M., Andheria, A.P., Ramakrishnan, R. (2009). Evaluation of non-invasive genetic sampling methods for estimating tiger population size. Biological Conservation, 14: 2350–2360.

  8. Dolia, J., Devy, M.S., Aravind, N.A., Kumar, A. (2008). Adult butterfly communities in coffee plantations around a protected area in the Western Ghats, India. Animal Conservation, 11: 26-34.

  9. Krishna, C.Y., Krishnaswamy, J., Kumar, N. S. (2008). Habitat factors affecting site occupancy and relative abundance of four horned antelope. Journal of Zoology, 276: 63–70.

  10. Swapna, N., Gupta, A., Radhakrishna, S. (2008). Distribution survey of Bengal slow loris Nycticebus bengalensis in Tripura, northeastern India. Asian Primates, 1: 37-40.

  11. Teegalapalli, K., Hiremath, A., Jathanna, D. (2008). The role of perches in accelerating seed arrival in human-abandoned clearings within Bhadra Tiger Reserve, India. Journal of Bombay Natural History Society, 105: 317-322.

  12. Vasudev, D., Kumar, A., Sinha, A. (2008). Resource distribution and group size in the common langur Semnopithecus entellus in southern India. American Journal of Primatology, 70: 680–689.

  13. Karnad, D., Isvaran, K., Kar C.S., Shanker. K. (2009). Lighting the way: Towards reducing misorientation of olive ridley hatchlings due to artificial lighting at Rushikulya, India. Biological Conservation, 142: 2083-2088.

  14. Krishna, C.Y., Clyne, P. J., Krishnaswamy, J., Kumar, N.S. (2009). Distributional and ecological review of the four horned antelope, Tetracerusquadricornis. Mammalia, 73: 1-6.

  15. Mendiratta, U., Kumar, A., Mishra, C., Sinha, A. (2009). Winter ecology of the Arunachal macaque Macacamunzala in western Arunachal Pradesh, India. American Journal of Primatology, 71: 939–947.

  16. Swapna, N., Radhakrishna, S., Gupta, A.K., Kumar, A. (2009). Exudativory in the Bengal slow loris (Nycticebus bengalensis) in Trishna Wildlife Sanctuary, Tripura, northeast India. American Journal of Primatology, 71:1–9.

  17. Velho, N., Datta, A., Isvaran, K. (2009). Effect of rodents on seed fate of five hornbill-dispersed tree species in a tropical forest in north-east India. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 25: 507–514.

  18. Kelkar, N., Krishnaswamy, J., Choudhary, S., Sutaria, D. (2010). Coexistence of fisheries with river dolphin conservation: challenges and opportunities for reconciliation. Conservation Biology, 24: 1130-1140.

  19. Kelkar, N., Krishnaswamy, J. (2010) Keeping rivers alive: Seminar, 613: 29-33.

  20. Singh, P., Gopalaswamy, A. M., Karanth, U. K. (2010). Factors influencing densities of hyenas (Hyaenahyaena) in arid regions of India. Journal of Mammalogy, 91: 1152–1159.

  21. Srinivasan.U., Raza, R.H., Quader, S. (2010). The nuclear question: rethinking species importance in multi-species animal groups. Journal of Animal Ecology, 79: 948-54.

  22. Srinivasan, U., Dalvi, S., Naniwadekar, R.,Anand, M.O.,Datta, A. (2010). The birds of Namdapha National Park and surrounding areas: recent significant records and a checklist of species. Forktail, 26: 108–132.

  23. Suryawanshi, K.R., Bhatnagar. Y. V., Mishra, C. (2010). Why should a grazer browse? Livestock impact on winter resource use by bharal Pseudois nayaur. Oecologia, 162: 453-462.

  24. Teegalapalli, K., Hiremath, A., Jathanna, D. (2010). Patterns of seed rain and regeneration in abandoned agricultural clearings in a seasonally dry tropical forest in India. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 26: 25–33.

  25. Krishnadas, M., Chandrashekhara, K., Kumar, A. (2011). The Response of the Frugivorous Lion-Tailed Macaque (Macacasilenus) to a Period of Fruit Scarcity. American Journal of Primatology; 73: 1–11.

  26. Perinchery, A., Jathanna, D., Kumar, A. (2011). Factors determining occupancy and habitat use by Asian small-clawed otters in the Western Ghats, India. Journal of Mammalogy, 92: 796-802.

  27. Agnihotri, S. & Si, A. (2012). Solega Ethno-Ornithology. Journal of Ethnobiology, 32: 185-211.

  28. Gangal, M.S., Arthur, R., Alcoverro, T. (2012). Structure and dynamics of South East Indian seagrass meadows across a sediment gradient. Aquatic Botany; 98: 34– 39.

  29. Goswami, V.R., Lauretta, M., Madhusudan, M.D., Karanth, K.U. (2012). Optimizing individual identification methods and sampling effort for estimation of Asian elephant abundance using photographic capture-ecapture sampling. Animal Conservation, 15: 174–183.

  30. Nair, T., Thorbjarnarson,J.B., Aust, P., Krishnaswamy, J. (2012). Rigorous gharial population estimation in the Chambal: implications for conservation and management of a globally threatened crocodilian. Journal of Applied Ecology, 49: 969-1194.

  31. Choudhary, S., Dey, S., Sagar, V., Nair, T., Kelkar, N. (2012 ). River dolphin distribution in regulated river systems: implications for dry-season flow regimes in the Gangetic basin. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 22: 11–25.

  32. Prakash, N.,Mudappa, D., Raman, T.R.S., Kumar, A. (2012). Conservation of the Asian small-clawed otter (Aonyxcinereus) in human-modified landscapes, Western Ghats, India. Tropical Conservation Science; 5: 67-78.

  33. Srinivasan, U., Quader, S. (2012). Patterns of species participation across multiple mixed-species flock types in a tropical forest in northeastern India. Journal of Natural History, 46: 43–44.

  34. Srinivasaiah, N.M., Anand V.D., Vaidyanathan, S., Sinha, A. (2012). Usual Populations, Unusual Individuals: Insights into the Behavior and Management of Asian Elephants in Fragmented Landscapes. PLoS ONE, 7: e42571.

  35. Srinivasaiah, N.M, Verma, S., Anand, V.D., Gopalakrishna, S.P., Avinash, K.G. (2012). Ecology, Conservation and Management of the Asian Elephant in Bannerghatta National Park, southern India. A Rocha India/ANCF: Asian Elephant Ecology and Conservation Reference Series No.1.

  36. Velho, N., Isvaran, K., Datta. A. (2012). Rodent seed predation: effects on seed survival, recruitment, abundance and dispersion of bird-dispersed tropical trees. Oecologia, 167: 995-1004.

  37. Dalvi, S., Sreenivasan, R., Price, T. (2013). Exploitation in northeast India. Science, 339; 6117-270.

  38. Jadeja, S.V., Prasad S., Quader, S., Isvaran, K. (2013). Antelope mating strategies facilitate invasion of grasslands by a woody weed. Oikos,  122: 1441 – 1452.

  39. Joshi, A.,Vaidyanathan, S., Mondol,S., Edgaonkar, A., Ramakrishnan,U. (2013). Connectivity of Tiger (Panthera tigris) Populations in the Human-Influenced Forest Mosaic of Central India. PLoS ONE, 8:11; e77980.

  40. Nair, T., Krishna, Y.C. (2013). Vertebrate fauna of the Chambal River Basin, with emphasis on the National Chambal Sanctuary, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 5: 3620-3641.

  41. Punjabi, G.A., Chellam.R.,Vanak, A.T. (2013). The importance of native habitat in den-site selection of Indian foxes in a human-modified, short-grassland landscape. PLoS ONE, 8:10; e76410.

  42. Sridhara, S., Edgaonkar, A., Kumar, A., (2013). Understorey structure and refuges from predators influences habitat-use by a small ungulate, the Indian chevrotain (Moschiolaindica). Ecological Research, 28:427-433.

  43. Naniwadekar, R., Shukla, U., Viswanathan, A., Datta, A. (2013) Records of small carnivores from in and around Namdapha National Park, Arunachal Pradesh, India (2013) Small Carnivore Conservation, 49: 1–8

  44. Agnihotri, S., Sundeep, P.V.D.S., Seelamantula, C.S. &Balakrishnan, R. (2014). Quantifying Vocal Mimicry in the Greater Racket- Tailed Drongo: A Comparison of Automated Methods and Human Assessment. PLoS ONE, 9: e89540.

  45. Kohli, M., Sankaran, M., Suryawanshi, K. and Mishra, C. (2014) A penny saved is a penny earned: lean season foraging strategy of an alpine ungulate. Animal Behavior, 92: 93-100

  46. Nayak, R., Vaidyanathan.S., Krishnaswamy.J. (2014). Fire and grazing modify grass community response to environmental determinants in savannas: implications for sustainable use. AgricultureEcosystems and Environment, 185: 197– 207.

  47. Mondol, S. Sridhar, V, Yadav, P, Gubbi, S. and Ramakrishnan, U. (2014) Tracing the geographic origin of traded leopard body parts in the Indian subcontinent with DNA-Based Assignment Test. Conservation Biology, 00: No. 0, 1–9

  48. Srivathsa, A, Karanth, KK, Jathanna, D, Kumar, NS and Karanth, KU. (2014) On a Dhole Trail: Examining ecological and anthropogenic correlates of Dhole (Cuonalpinus) habitat occupancy in the Western Ghats of India. PLoS ONE, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0098803

  49. Viswanathan, A., Naniwadekar, R. (2014) Diet and foraging behaviour of Purple Cochoa Cochoa purpurea in Namdapha National Park, India. Forktail, 30: 145 – 147

  50. Viswanathan, A., Naniwadekar, R., Datta, A. (2015)Seed dispersal by avian frugivores: non-random heterogeneity at fine scales. Biotropica, 47: 77-84

  51. Chakravarty, D, Ratnam, J., (2015) Seed Dispersal of Vitex glabrata and Prunus ceylanica by Civets (Viverridae) in a Tropical Forest: Spatial Patterns and Post-Dispersal Seed Fates. Tropical Conservation Science: Vol.8 (2): 491-504

  52. Sridharan, B, Namboothri, N., (201X) Factors affecting distribution of fish within a tidally drained mangrove forest in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. Wetlands Ecology Management: 23:909–920

  53. Lakshminarayanan, N, Karanth, K.K, Goswami, V, Vaidyanathan, S, Karanth, K.U., (2015) Determinants of dry season habitat use by Asian elephants in the Western Ghats of India, Journal of Zoology: DOIi:10.1111/jzo.12298