TURKISH JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY
Turk J Zool
E-ISSN: 1303-6114
ISSN: 1300-0179

The following papers have been accepted for publication but have not yet undergone editing or formatting.

  1. Ostracoda (Crustacea) species composition and environmental correlates in different aquatic habitats of Zonguldak and Bartın Regions (Turkey)
    OKAN KÜLKÖYLÜOĞLU, MEHMET YAVUZATMACA, MERİÇ TANYERİ, OZAN YILMAZ
    Available online: 22.12.2016
    PDF Last modified on 23.12.2016
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1512-36 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  2. Seasonal hormones, female reproductive tract changes and some field observations on breeding activities of small Indian Mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) from its native range of Potohar Plateau, Pakistan
    FARAZ AKRIM, HIRA FATIMA, SAIDIA NAZIR, TARIQ MAHMOOD, RIAZ HUSSAIN, MUHAMMAD SAJID NADEEM
    Available online: 22.12.2016
    PDF Last modified on 05.01.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1512-14 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  3. Proximate analysis of Indian flying fox (Pteropus giganteus) natural food with a note on their roost variations in urban areas of Lahore, Pakistan.
    ARSHAD JAVID, TAYIBA GULRAIZ, MUHAMMAD ASHRAF, MUHAMMAD NADEEM, SYED MAKHDOOM HUSSAIN, MUHAMMAD ALTAF, IRFAN BABU
    Available online: 26.12.2016
    PDF Last modified on 11.12.2016
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1512-24 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  4. A new record genus (Hoplomachus Fieber, 1858) (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae: Phylinae) and from Turkey
    GÜLTEN YAZICI, EROL YILDIRIM
    Available online: 26.12.2016
    PDF Last modified on 26.12.2016
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1605-7 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  5. Murchieona minuscula (Rosa, 1906) first finding from Bulgaria with earthworm diversity and zoogeography of Yıldız (Strandja) Mountain in Turkey and Bulgaria
    HRISTO VALCHOVSKI, İBRAHİM METE MISIRLIOĞLU
    Available online: 26.12.2016
    PDF Last modified on 22.12.2016
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1605-46 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  6. First records of the genus Paratrombium Bruyant, 1910 (Acari: Trombidiidae) from Turkey
    SEVGİ SEVSAY, EVREN BUĞA, SEZAİ ADİL, İBRAHİM KARAKURT
    Available online: 26.12.2016
    PDF Last modified on 27.12.2016
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1604-49 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  7. Description of two new cave-dwelling Bisetocreagris species (Pseudoscorpiones, Neobisiidae) from China
    ZHIZHONG GAO, HUIMING CHEN, FENG ZHANG
    Available online: 27.12.2016
    PDF Last modified on 28.12.2016
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1602-39 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  8. mtDNA diversity in rabbit population from Sicily (Italy)
    MARIO LO VALVO, ROBERTA RUSSO, FRANCESCO PAOLO MANCUSO, FRANCO PALLA
    Available online: 02.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 04.01.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1511-53 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  9. A catalogue of the Eudrilidae and Megascolecidae (Clitellata: Lumbricina) from South America, with two new records of exotic species from Brazil
    JOSÉ ERIBERTO DE ASSIS, JOSÉ ROBERTO SOUZA, MARIA LAÍS VIEIRA, JOÃO VITOR SOUZA, GILBERTO GOLÇALVES RODRIGUES, MARTIN LINDSEY CHRISTOFFERSEN
    Available online: 14.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 08.01.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1604-74 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  10. New additions to Iranian Collembola (Entognatha: Hexapoda) from Ilam province (western Iran)
    MASOUMEH SHAYANMEHR, MAJID MIRABBALOU, IGOR J. KAPRUS
    Available online: 19.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 22.01.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1605-15 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  11. Evaluation of methods for molecular sex typing of three heron species from different DNA sources
    LIDIJA BEGOVIC, IVAN MIHIC, TOMISLAV POSPIHALJ, TIBOR MIKUSKA, SELMA MLINARIC, ALMA MIKUSKA
    Available online: 23.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 19.01.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1602-47 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  12. Distribution of rotifers of high mountain lakes in the Eastern Black Sea Range of Turkey
    DİDEM ÖZDEMİR MİS, MUSTAFA RUŞEN USTAOĞLU
    Available online: 27.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 25.01.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1602-32 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  13. Sightings of cetaceans in the Western Antarctic Peninsula during the first joint Turkish -Ukrainian Antarctic Research Expedition 2016
    BAYRAM ÖZTÜRK, MEHMET ARDA TONAY, MELİKE İDİL ÖZ, İZZET NOYAN YILMAZ, HALİM AYTEKİN ERGÜL, AYAKA AMAHA ÖZTÜRK
    Available online: 31.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 10.02.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1611-48 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  14. Identifying the hotspots of wildlife vehicle collision on Çankırı-Kırıkkale Highway during summer
    ALİ UĞUR ÖZCAN, NURİ KAAN ÖZKAZANÇ
    Available online: 31.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 10.02.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1601-64 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  15. First record of Carebara oertzeni Forel (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from European part of Turkey with worker description
    CELAL KARAMAN, KADRİ KIRAN
    Available online: 31.01.2017
    PDF Last modified on 27.01.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1604-39 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  16. A survey on the genera Bracon Fabricius, 1804 and Habrobracon Ashmead, 1895 (Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Braconinae) in Iran
    ZAHRA RAHMANI, EHSAN RAKHSHANI, KONSTANTIN SAMARTSEV, AZIZOLLAH MOKHTARI
    Available online: 07.02.2017
    PDF Last modified on 19.02.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1611-68 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  17. Mitochondrial genetic diversity and structuring of northern white-breasted hedgehogs from the Central Balkans
    MIHAJLA DJAN, MILOMIR STEFANOVIC, NEVENA VELICKOVIC, NADA COSIC, DUSKO CIROVIC
    Available online: 12.02.2017
    PDF Last modified on 13.02.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1603-23 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  18. A new species of Oxyoppia (Oxyoppiella) (Acari: Oribatida: Oppiidae) from Iran.
    ELIZABETH HUGO COETZEE, PARISA LOTFOLLAHI, AYDA ABBASI KALO, ELNAZ MOVAHEDZADE
    Available online: 14.02.2017
    PDF Last modified on 23.02.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1611-32 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  19. Catch composition and discard of the boat seine in the Istanbul Strait (Turkey)
    UĞUR UZER, TANER YILDIZ, FİRDES SAADET KARAKULAK
    Available online: 14.02.2017
    PDF Last modified on 03.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1610-10 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  20. Description of a new species of Hersiliola and the male of Duninia rheimsae Marusik et Fet, 2009 from Iran (Araneae: Hersiliidae)
    ALIREZA ZAMANI, OMID MIRSHAMSI, YURI MARUSIK
    Available online: 16.02.2017
    PDF Last modified on 29.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1609-53 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  21. To what extent do pine and oak clear-cut stumps support mite (Acari: Mesostigmata) communities in temperate forests?
    JACEK KAMCZYC, EMILIA PERS-KAMCZYC, PRZEMYS?AW WATRAL, JAKUB SOKO?OWSKI, BARTOSZ BU?AJ
    Available online: 20.02.2017
    PDF Last modified on 23.02.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1606-35 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  22. Description of immature stages of Culicoides peregrinus (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae), a potent vector of bluetongue virus
    RUPA HARSHA, NILOTPOL PAUL, ABHIJIT MAZUMDAR
    Available online: 28.02.2017
    PDF Last modified on 09.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1605-45 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  23. Morphological variation in Martes foina from mainland Greece and Aegean islands
    MALAMATI PAPAKOSTA
    Available online: 08.03.2017
    PDF Last modified on 10.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1612-8 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  24. Factors affecting trace elements accumulation in livers of avian species from East Poland
    IGNACY KITOWSKI, DARIUSZ WIACEK, AGNIESZKA SUJAK, ANDRZEJ KOMOSA, MICHAL SWIETLICKI
    Available online: 11.03.2017
    PDF Last modified on 15.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1606-43 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  25. The first record of Greek endemic weevil Hypera (Boreohypera) moczarskii (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea, Curculionidae) in Central Serbia,with elements for species redescription
    SNEZANA PESIC
    Available online: 12.03.2017
    PDF Last modified on 15.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1611-66 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  26. Morphological and molecular characterization of Myxobolus puntiusii n. sp. (Cnidaria: Myxosporea) infecting Puntius sophore Hamilton, 1822 from Ranjit Sagar Wetland, Punjab (India)
    ADITYA GUPTA, HARPREET KAUR
    Available online: 13.03.2017
    PDF Last modified on 08.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1606-47 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  27. Seasonal pattern of population dynamic, spawning activities and diet composition of sardine (Sardina pilchardus W.) in the eastern Adriatic Sea
    BARBARA ZORICA, VANJA CIKES KEC, OLJA VİDJAK, VIKTOR KRALJEVIC, GORAN BRZULJA
    Available online: 17.03.2017
    PDF Last modified on 16.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1609-27 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  28. Contribution to the knowledge of the Molluscan fauna of Kuşadası Bay (Aegean Sea)
    BANU BİTLİS, BİLAL ÖZTÜRK, ALPER DOĞAN
    Available online: 17.03.2017
    PDF Last modified on 17.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1602-35 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  29. Species diversity and community structure of zooplankton in three different types of water body within the Sakarya River Basin, Turkey
    PINAR YILDIZ, ÖZGE BUYURGAN, ÇAĞRI TEKATLI, AHMET ALTINDAĞ
    Available online: 19.03.2017
    PDF Last modified on 21.03.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1606-41 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  30. Hirstiosoma amfilohijei sp. nov. (Trombidiformes: Smarididae) from Montenegro
    Ryszard HAITLINGER, MILOJE SUNDIC
    Available online: 05.04.2017
    PDF Last modified on 07.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1611-15 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  31. Microhabitat partitioning of closely related Sarawak (Malaysian Borneo) frogs species previously assigned as Genus Hylarana (Amphibia: Anura)
    RAMLAH ZAINUDIN, BADRUL MUNIR MD ZAIN, NORHAYATI AHMAD, SHUKOR MOHD NOR
    Available online: 17.04.2017
    PDF Last modified on 20.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1701-36 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  32. High genetic distinctiveness of wild and farm fox (Vulpes vulpes L.) populations in Poland - evidence from mitochondrial DNA analysis
    BEATA HORECKA, KORNEL KASPEREK, GRA?YNA JE?EWSKA-WITKOWSKA, BRYGIDA ?LASKA, IWONA ROZEMPOLSKA-RUCI?SKA, MAGDALENA GRYZI?SKA, ANDRZEJ JAKUBCZAK
    Available online: 19.04.2017
    PDF Last modified on 05.05.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1611-16 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  33. Food patch particularity and forging strategy of reintroduced Przewalski's horse in North Xinjiang, China
    ZANG SEN, CAO QING, ALIMUJIANG KEREMU, LIU SHANHUI, ZHANG YONGJUN, HU DEFU
    Available online: 20.04.2017
    PDF Last modified on 22.05.2016
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1509-9 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  34. An integrative description of Mesobiotus ethiopicus sp. nov. (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Parachela: Macrobiotidae: harmsworthi group) from the Northern Afrotropic region
    DANIEL STEC, REINHARDT MØBJERG KRISTENSEN
    Available online: 21.04.2017
    PDF Last modified on 18.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1701-47 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  35. Diet selection of snow leopard (Panthera uncia) in Chitral, Pakistan
    RUKHSANA KHATOON, IFTIKHAR HUSSAIN, MAQSOOD ANWAR, MUHAMMAD ALI NAWAZ
    Available online: 22.04.2017
    PDF Last modified on 20.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1604-58 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  36. Zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) in İstanbul, with four new records for the Turkish fauna
    ELİF HİLAL DURAN, RAŞİT URHAN
    Available online: 24.04.2017
    PDF Last modified on 21.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1601-27 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  37. First report of gray whale (Eschrichtius robustus, Lilljeborg, 1861) conjoined twin calves in the Eastern Pacific Ocean
    ELENA TAMBURIN, ERICA CARONE, IRMA GONZALEZ LOPEZ, FELIPE GALVAN MAGAÑA
    Available online: 04.05.2017
    PDF Last modified on 12.05.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1609-50 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  38. Study of histoarchitectural changes in Anopheles stephensi larvae following exposure to Eucalyptus globulus and Aloe vera oils
    AMANINDER KAUR RIAT, DEVINDER KOCHER
    Available online: 09.05.2017
    PDF Last modified on 16.04.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1701-4 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  39. Effect of dual growth factor administration on oxidative markers during acute stage wound healing in rats
    BAHAR DİNDAR, KAAN KALTALIOĞLU, ŞULE COŞKUN CEVHER
    Available online: 12.05.2017
    PDF Last modified on 27.02.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/zoo-1603-58 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)