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List of monographs and chapters from collective monographs for 2002-2006:
  1. Pucek Z., Belousova I.P., Krasinska M., Krasinski Z.A., Olech W. European bison, Bison bonasus: Current state of the species and an action plan for its conservation. Bialowieza. 2002. 40 p.

Complete list of the articles in reviewed Russian and foreign journals for 2002-2006:


  1. Abaturov B.D., Smirnov K.A. Effects of moose population density on development of forest stands in central European Russia // Alces. New Brunswick. Canada. 2002. Supplement 2. P. 1-5.
  2. Bulatova N.Sh., Lavrenchenko L.A., Orlov V.N., Milishnikov A.N. Notes on chromosomal identification of rodent species in western Ethiopia. Mammalia, 2002, vol.66, №1, pp.128-132.
  3. Saveljev A.P., Milishnikov A.N. Genetical and biological peculiarities of cross-composed and aboriginal beaver populations in Russia // Acta Zoologica Lituanica, 2002. V. 12 N. 4. P. 397-402.
  4. Karamysheva T.V., Andreenkova O.V., Bochkaerev M.N., Borissov Y.M., Bogdanchikova N., Borodin P.M., Rubtsov N.B. 2003. B chromosomes of Korean field mouse Apodemus peninsulae (Rodentia, Murinae) analysed by microdissection and FISH. // Cytogenet. Genome Res. 2002. 96. .154-160.
  5. Shenbrot G., Krasnov B., Khokhlova I., Demidova T., Fieldeen L. Habitat-dependant differences in architecture and microclimate of the burrows of Sundevall's jird in the Negev Desert, Israel. Journal of arid environments. 2002. V. 51: 265-279.
  6. 2003

  7. Bystrakova N., Bulatova N., Koval'skaya Y., Shchipanov N., Kalinin A., Nadjafova R., Searle J.B. Geographical limits of chromosome races of common shrew Sorex araneus L. in the Middle Volga (East European Russia). // Mammalia (Paris). 2003, 67.
  8. Bannikova A.A., Bulatova N.S., Krysanov E.Y., Kramerov D.A. DNA polymorphism within Sorex araneus.and two congeneric species as inferred from inter-SINE-PCR. // Mammalia (Paris), 2003, 67.
  9. Lavrenchenko L.A. A contribution to the systematics of Desmomys Thomas, 1910 (Rodentia, Muridae) with the description of a new species. Bonner Zoologische Beitrage, 2003, vol.50, №4, pp.313-327.
  10. Nazarova A.F., V.N.Orlov The role of the ungulates in the paleolythic migrations of ancient human populations. Rangifer, 2003, 7, 40-46.
  11. C.v.Orden, N.Paklina. 2003. Enn vreemd verband tussen Tibetaanse Steenuilen Athene noctua ludlowi en Himalayamarmotten Marmota himalayana in West-Tibet en Zoidoost-Ladakh. "De Takkeling", 11(1), pp.80-85.
  12. 2004

  13. Rubtsov N.B., Karamysheva T.V., Andreenkova O.V., Bochkaerev M.N., Kartavtseva I.V., Roslik G.V., Borissov Y.M. Comparative analysis of micro and macro B chromosomes in the Korean field mouse Apodemus peninsulae (Rodentia, Murinae) performed by chromosome microdissection and FISH. // Cytogenet Genome Res. 2004. V.106. No. 2-4. p. 289-294.
  14. Jargalsaykhan L., Dmitriev I.A., Omarov K.Z., Abaturov B.D., Sukhchulun G., Erdenekhuleg D., Saruulzaya A., Enkhtuya D. Some results of the phytomass utilization study by ungulates (wild and domestic) in the eastern Mongolian steppe ecosystems. 2004. № 15. С. 79-82.
  15. Lavrenchenko L.A., Verheyen E., Potapov S.G., Lebedev V.S., Bulatova N.Sh., Aniskin V.M., Verheyen W.N., Ryskov A.P.. Divergent and reticulate processes in evolution of Ethiopian Lophuromys flavopunctatus species complex: evidence from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA differentiation patterns. - Biol. J. Linnean Society. 2004, 83.
  16. Lavrenchenko L.A., Kruskop S.V., Morozov P.N. Notes on the bats (Chiroptera) collected by the Joint Ethiopian-Russian Biological Expedition, with remarks on their systematics, distribution, and ecology. Bonner zoologische Beitrage, 2004, vol.52, №1/2, pp.127-147.
  17. Jaarola M., Martinkova N., Gunduz I., Brunhoff C., Zima J., Nadachowski A., Amori G., Bulatova N. S., Chondropoulos B., Fraguedakis-Tsolis S., Gonzalez-Esteban J., Lopez-Fuster M. J., Kandaurov A. S., Kefelioglu H. , da Luz Mathias M., Villate I. and Searle J. B.. Molecular phylogeny of the speciose vole genus Microtus (Arvicolinae, Rodentia) inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences / / Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution (MPEV). 2004, 33.
  18. 2005

  19. Bannikova A.A., Lavrenchenko L.A., Kramerov D.A. Phylogenetic relationships between Afrotropical and Palaearctic Crocidura species inferred from Inter-SINE-PCR. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 2005, vol.33, №1, pp.45-59.
  20. Shchipanov N.A., Kalinin A.A., Demidova T.B., Olienichenko V.Yu., Aleksandrov D.Yu., Kouptzov A.V. Population ecology of red-toothed shrews, Sorex araneus, S.caecutiens, S. minutus, and S.isodon, in Central Russia Advances in the Biology of Shrews II. Special publication of the international society of shrew biologists Merritt J.F., Churchfield S., Hutterer R., Sheftel B.I. New York. 2005, Р. 199-214.
  21. Nazarova A.F. Genetic Data concerning the Problem of Differentiation of Nothern Mongoloids, American Indians and Caucasoids in the Northern Territory of Eurasia. Anthropologisher Anzeiger, 2005,63,№4, 353-364.
  22. C.van Orden, N.V.Paklina. 2005. Roofvogels van het Tibetaans Plateau in 1988-2001. "De Takkeling" 13(2), pp.124-138.
  23. C.van Orden, N.V.Paklina. 2005. Notities van roofvogels en uilen in de provincie Kostroma (NW-Ruslsnd) in 1996-2003. "De Takkeling" 13(2), pp.139-146.

Other publications:
  1. Lavrenchenko L.A., Likhnova O.P., Baskevich M.I., Afework Bekele. Systematics and distribution of Mastomys (Muridae, Rodentia) from Ethiopia, with the description of a new species. Mammalian Biology (Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde), 1998, v.63, №1, pp.37-51.
  2. Lavrenchenko L.A., Milishnikov A.N., Aniskin V.M., Warshavsky A.A. Systematics and phylogeny of the genus Stenocephalemys Frick, 1914 (Rodentia, Muridae): a multidisciplinary approach. Mammalia, 1999, t.63, №4, pp.475-494.
  3. Lavrenchenko L.A., Potapov S.G., Lebedev V.S., Ryskov A.P. The phylogeny and systematics of the endemic Ethiopian Lophuromys flavopunctatus species complex based upon random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) analysis. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 2001, vol.29, №11, pp.1139-1151.

The list of articles in other Russian and foreign scientific journals and collected articles, including the articles, published in proceedings of conferences:


  1. Puzek Z., Belousova I.P., Krasinska M., Krasinski Z., Olech W. European bison (Bison bonasus): current state of the species and an action plan for its conservation // Mammal Research Institute PAS, Bialowieza, 2002. - p. 1-54.
  2. 2003

  3. Okulova N.M., Bogdanov F.S. 2003. Age and allometric variability of external body dimensions of green frogs Rana ridibunda and R. lessonae. //Advances in Amphibian Research in the Former Sovit Union/ Pensoft Publishers, Sofia - Moscow. V.7. P.181-193.
  4. 2004

  5. Belousova I., Smirnov K., Kudryavtzev I., Kazmin V., Orlov V. Reintroduction of European bison into the forest system of Orlovskoe poles'e national park // Proceedings of the conference "European Bison Conservation"/ Mammal Research Institute PAS, Centre of Exellence BIOTER, Bialowieza, 2004, p. 19-22.
  6. Kapitanova D.V., Lopatin A.V., Subbotin A.E., Wall W. A. Cranial morphometry and taxonomy of argali, Ovis ammon (Ar-tiodactila, Bovidae), from former Soviet Union and Mongolia. Russian J. Theriol. 2004.3№ 289-106.
  7. 2005

  8. Dmitriev I.A., Omarov K.Z., Abaturov B.D. Accumulation and destruction of faeces of grazing mammals in the steppes of eastern Mongolia // Экосистемы Монголии и приграничных территорий соседних стран: природные ресурсы, биоразнообразие и экологические перспективы. Proceedings of International conference. Уланбаатар, 2005. С. 258-261.
  9. Dmitriev I.A., Omarov K.Z., Jargalsaikhan L., Abaturov B.D. Research of phytomass utilization in steppes of eastern Mongolia // Экосистемы Монголии и приграничных территорий соседних стран: природные ресурсы, биоразнообразие и экологические перспективы. Proceedings of International conference. Уланбаатар, 2005. С. 261-263.
  10. Lavrenchenko L.A., Verheyen E. An assessment of the systematics of the genus Desmomys Thomas, 1910 (Rodentia: Muridae) using mitochondrial DNA sequences. "African Biodiversity: Molecules, Organisms, Ecosystems" (Eds Huber B.A., Sinclair B.J., Lampe K.-H.), Springer Science, New York, 2005, pp.363-369.
  11. Bulatova N.Sh., Lavrenchenko L.A. Possible karyological affinities of small mammals from north of the Ethiopian Plateau. "African Biodiversity: Molecules, Organisms, Ecosystems" (Eds Huber B.A., Sinclair B.J., Lampe K.-H.), Springer Science, New York, 2005, pp.315-319.
  12. Belousova Irina, Gusarov Igor, Mizin Ivan, Kudryavzev Igor. Possibility of creation some large viable populations of European bison (Bison bonasus L.) in central and north-west Russia XXVIIth Congress of the International Union of Game Biologists. Book of Extended Abstracts, Hannover, Germany, 2005, p. 41-43.