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 4 (2019)
Carnivore carrying behavior as documented with wildlife camera traps
Rebecca M. Windell, Jesse S. Lewis, Ashley R. Gramza, and Kevin R. Crooks
Environmental determinants of recruitment success of subalpine fir (Abies lasiocarpa) in a mixed-conifer forest
Elizah Z. Stephens, Christopher P. Murar, Daniel B. Tinker, and Paige E. Copenhaver-Parry
Expect the unexpected: a new ant from a backyard in Utah
John T. Longino and Douglas B. Booher
Application of ground-based lidar and gap intercept measurements to quantify a shrub configuration metric within Greater Sage-Grouse nesting habitat
Khodabakhsh Zabihi, Kenneth L. Driese, Ginger B. Paige, and Ann K. Hild
Day roosts of Myotis (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in an arid riparian corridor in southwestern New Mexico
Simon P. Tye and Keith Geluso
Caching propensities and effectiveness of five coexisting heteromyid rodent species as dispersers of Indian ricegrass (Achnatherum hymenoides) seeds
William S. Longland and Stephen B. Vander Wall
Novel host-bacterial symbioses revealed: characterization of Wolbachia in arthropods of western North America
Joanne P. Odden, Wyatt Eng, Kelsey Lee, Helen Donelick, Mallory Hiefield, Jamie Steach, and Lauren Chan
Evaluation of an elk detection probability model in the Black Hills, South Dakota
Evan C. Phillips, Chadwick P. Lehman, Robert W. Klaver, Angela R. Jarding, Susan P. Rupp, Jonathan A. Jenks, and Christopher N. Jacques
Golden Eagle predation on endangered San Joaquin kit foxes
Brian L. Cypher, Kenneth A. Spencer, Tory L. Westall, and Daniel E. Meade
Continued westward expansion of woodchucks (Marmota monax) in Nebraska
Ashley J. Forrester, Brian C. Peterson, Jourdan M. Ringenberg, Shannon M. Schlater, and Keith Geluso
Variation in reproductive timing for the northern long-eared myotis (Myotis septentrionalis) across Nebraska
Keith Geluso, Cliff A. Lemen, Patricia W. Freeman, Brett R. Andersen, Jeremy A. White, and Heather M. Johnson
Photographic records confirming the presence of Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo ssp.) in the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve of Guanajuato, Mexico
Manuel Rangel-Rojas, Juan F. Charre-Medellín, Tiberio C. Monterrubio-Rico, Gloria Magaña-Cota, José S. Contreras-Robledo, Luis Sáenz-Villa, and Luis Vázquez-Sandoval
Predation of the Mexican deer mouse (Peromyscus mexicanus) by long-tailed weasel (Mustela frenata) in Laguna Bélgica Educational Park, Ocozocoautla de Espinosa, Chiapas
O. Iván Martínez Vaca-León, Elizabeth Arellano, and Xavier López-Medellín
Detection of Preble's meadow jumping mice (Zapus hudsonius preblei) following low-severity fire
Nicole L. Bjornlie and Joel Thompson