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.
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Current Issue: Volume 79, Number 2 (2019)
Spatial distribution of roots across three dryland ecosystems and plant functional types
Jessica G. Swindon, William K. Lauenroth, Daniel R. Schlaepfer, and Ingrid C. Burke
Effects of broadcasting calls on detection probability in occupancy analyses of multiple raptor species
Jeremy A. Baumgardt, Michael L. Morrison, Leonard A. Brennan, and Tyler A. Campbell
Cytochrome oxidase I sequences from northern and southern California suggest cryptic Baetis (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae) species
Natalie J. Stauffer-Olsen, Patrick M. O'Grady, and Vincent H. Resh
Seedling emergence patterns of six restoration species in soils from two big sagebrush plant communities
Lacey Wilder, Kari E. Veblen, Eugene W. Schupp, and Thomas A. Monaco
Do genetic differences explain the ability of an alkaline shrub to grow in both uplands and wetlands?
Carol A. Rowe, Paul G. Wolf, and Robert W. Lichvar
Evidence for differential diel activity patterns in two co-occurring species of burying beetles (Coleoptera: Silphidae: Nicrophorinae)
Lindsey M. Cook, Ashlee N. Smith, Peter J. Meyers, J. Curtis Creighton, and Mark C. Belk
First documented observation of Island Scrub-Jay (Aphelocoma insularis) precopulatory display
Rebecca G. Cheek, Michelle L. Harris, and Anna Kennedy
Observations of Foothill Yellow-legged Frog predation by a native frog, snake, and giant water bug in a central California intermittent stream
Robert A. Leidy, Rachael Ryan, Hana Moidu, Pablo Rodríguez-Lozano, Michael T. Bogan, and Stephanie M. Carlson