Small Carnivores


Our recent scientific papers and other publications on Asian small carnivores are listed below.

  • Jennings A.P., J. Mathai, J. Brodie, A.J. Giordano & G. Veron. 2013. Predicted distributions and conservation status of two threatened small carnivores: banded civet and Hose's civet. Mammalia 77(3): 261-271.
  • Jennings A.P. & G. Veron. 2011. Predicted distributions and ecological niches of 8 civet and mongoose species in Southeast Asia. Journal of Mammalogy 92(2): 316-327.
  • Patou M-L., A. Wilting, P. Gaubert, J.A. Esselstyn, C. Cruaud, A.P. Jennings, J. Fickel & G. Veron. 2010. Evolutionary history of the Paradoxurus palm civets - a new model for Asian biogeography. Journal of Biogeography 37: 2077-2097.
  • Jennings A.P., A. Zubaid & G. Veron. 2010. Ranging behaviour, activity, habitat use, and morphology of the Malay civet (Viverra tangalunga) on Peninsular Malaysia and comparison with studies on Borneo and Sulawesi. Mammalian Biology 75: 437-446.
  • Veron G. 2010. Phylogeny of the Viverridae and 'viverrid-like' feliforms. In: A. Goswami & A. Friscia (eds), Carnivoran Evolution: New Views on Phylogeny, Form and Function. Cambridge University Press.
  • Veron G., M-L. Patou, D. Simberloff, P.A. McLenachan & C.G. Morley. 2010. Invasion Note: The Indian brown mongoose, yet an other invader in Fiji. Biological Invasions 12: 1947-1951 .
  • Jennings A.P., A. Zubaid & G. Veron. 2010. Ranging behaviour, movements and activity of the short-tailed mongoose (Herpestes brachyurus) on Peninsular Malaysia. Mammalia 74: 43-50.
  • Patou M-L., P.A. Mclenachan, C.G. Morley, A. Couloux, C. Cruaud, A.P. Jennings & G. Veron. 2009. Molecular phylogeny of the Herpestidae (Mammalia, Carnivora) with a special emphasis on the Asian Herpestes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 53: 69-80.
  • Patou M-L., J. Chen, L. Cosson, D.H. Andersen, C.Cruaud, A. Couloux, E. Randi, S. Zhang. & G. Veron. 2009. Low genetic diversity in the masked palm civet Paguma larvata (Viverridae). Journal of Zoology 278: 218-230.
  • Jennings A.P. & G. Veron. 2009. Family Viverridae. In: D. E. Wilson. & R. A. Mittermeier (Eds), Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 1: Carnivores. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
  • Gilchrist J.S., A.P. Jennings, G. Veron & P. Cavallini. 2009. Family Herpestidae. In: D.E. Wilson & R.A. Mittermeier (Eds), Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 1: Carnivores. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
  • Lariviere S. & A.P. Jennings. 2009. Family Mustelidae. In: DE Wilson & R.A. Mittermeier (Eds), Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 1: Carnivores. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
  • Patou M-L., R. Debruyne, A.P. Jennings, A. Zubaid, J. J. Rovie-Ryan & G. Veron. 2008. Phylogenetic relationships of the Asian palm civets (Hemigalinae & Paradoxurinae, Viverridae, Carnivora). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 47: 883-892.
  • Chen J.P., DH Andersen, G. Veron, E. Randi & S.Y. Zhang. 2008. Isolation and characterization of polymorphic microsatellite markers for the masked palm civet (Paguma larvata). Biochemical Genetics 46: 392-397.
  • Veron G., Patou ML, G. Pothet, D. Simberloff & A.P. Jennings. 2007. Systematic status and biogeography of the Javan and small Indian mongooses (Herpestidae, Carnivora). Zoologica Scripta 36(1) 1-10.
  • Veron G. 2007. Phylogeny of the Viverridae and the viverrid-like feliforms. Abstract. 67th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology. Austin, TX, USA, October 17-20 2007. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27 (3 suppl.): 162A.
  • Cosson L., L.I. Jr. Grassman, A. Zubaid, S. Vellayan, A. Tillier & G. Veron. 2006. Genetic diversity of captive binturongs (Arctictis binturong, Viverridae, Carnivora): implications for conservation. Journal of Zoology 271: 386-395.
  • Jennings A.P., A.S. Seymour & N. Dunstone. 2006. Ranging behaviour, spatial organization and activity of the Malay civet (Viverra tangalunga) on Buton Island, Sulawesi. Journal of Zoology 268: 63-71.
  • Veron G., P. Gaubert, N. Franklin, A.P. Jennings & L.I. Jr. Grassman. 2006. A reassessment of the distribution and taxonomy of the Endangered otter civet, Cynogale bennettii (Carnivora: Viverridae) of South-east Asia. Oryx 40: 42-49.
  • Chapron G., G. Veron & A.P. Jennings. 2006. New carnivore species in Borneo may not be new. Conservation News. Oryx 40: 134.


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