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The Western North American Naturalist (formerly Great Basin Naturalist) publishes peer-reviewed experimental and descriptive research pertaining to the biological natural history of western North America.

Submissions are always welcome. Please submit manuscripts to our editorial management system here.

For inquiries, please contact us by email at wnan@byu.edu or phone at 801-422-6688.

See the Aims and Scope for a complete coverage of the journal.

Current Issue: Volume 80, Number 2 (2020) — Issue in Progress

Articles

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Flower color variation in Jones’ penstemon, Penstemon × jonesii Pennell (P. eatonii A. Gray × P. laevis Pennell) (Plantaginaceae)
W. Wesley Crump, Jason M. Stettler, Robert L. Johnson, Chris D. Anderson, Sarah Harrison, Lindsey M. Meservey, and Mikel R. Stevens

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Small-bodied fish surveys demonstrate native fish dominance over 300 kilometers of the Colorado River through Grand Canyon, Arizona
Ron B. Kegerries, Brandon Albrecht, Mark C. McKinstry, Ron J. Rogers, Richard A. Valdez, Adam L. Barkalow, Eliza I. Gilbert, Harrison E. Mohn, Brian Healy, and Emily Omana Smith

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An inventory of springsnails (Pyrgulopsis spp.) in and adjacent to the Spring Mountains, Nevada
Kevin S. McKelvey, Corey Kallstrom, Jeri Ledbetter, Donald W. Sada, Kristine L. Pilgrim, and Michael K. Schwartz

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Current distribution of the California vole (Microtus californicus) in Baja California, Mexico
Alan Harper, Anny Peralta-García, Jorge H. Valdez-Villavicencio, Scott Tremor, and Chris J. Conroy

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Distribution and population structure of Ambystoma altamirani from the Llano de Lobos, state of México, Mexico
Zeltzin A. Villanueva Camacho, Geoffrey R. Smith, Raymundo Montoya Ayala, and Julio A. Lemos-Espinal

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First recorded observations of conspecific egg and nestling consumption in Common Ravens (Corvus corax)
Joseph L. Atkinson, Peter S. Coates, Brianne E. Brussee, and David J. Delehanty

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Rapid invasion by the annual grass Ventenata dubia into protected-area, low-elevation sagebrush steppe
Melissa Nicolli, Thomas J. Rodhouse, Devin S. Stucki, and Matthew Shinderman

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Occurrence of North American porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum) in the Black Hills, South Dakota
Lenora M. Dombro, Earl Perez-Foust, Daniel Roddy, Daryl E. Mergen, and Robert A. Gitzen