2005 /36/1

ISSN: 0024-7774 (print), 1804-6460 (online)
Vedoucí redaktor: Benda Petr

On some Mediterranean populations of bats of the Myotis mystacinus morpho-group (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) [K některým středomořským populacím netopýrů morfoskupiny Myotis mystacinus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae)]

New data on the distribution of bats of the Myotis mystacinus morpho-group in certain parts of the Mediterranean region are given and some morphological characters of these populations are analysed and discussed. Statistic comparison (PCA) suggests the distribution of M. mystacinus s. str. in the…

Winter activity and roosts of the noctule (Nyctalus noctula) in an urban area (Central Slovakia) [Zimná aktivita a úkryty raniaka hrdzavého (Nyctalus noctula) v urbánnom prostredí (stredné Slovensko)]

Correlation between flight activity of noctule bats and air temperature and habitat features influencing roost-site selection were studied in the prefab buildings estate in the Zvolen town during the season October 2003 – April 2004. Using the ultrasound bat detector, the flight activity of noctules…

Doplněk k netopýrům (Chiroptera) východních Čech se zvláštním zřetelem k aktivitě na horském hřebeni [Supplement to bats (Chiroptera) of eastern Bohemia (Czech Republic) with particular respect to activity on a mountain ridge]

To supplement the review by Lemberk (2004), records of bats made in eastern Bohemia, not included in that paper, are given. They refer to the following species: Rhinolophus hipposideros, Myotis myotis, M. nattereri, M. mystacinus, M. brandtii, M. daubentonii, Vespertilio murinus, Eptesicus…

Archeologické doklady divokých savců na území ČR v období od neolitu po novověk [Archaeological evidence of wild mammals in the Czech Republic from the Neolithic to the Modern times]

A database of all available data concerning wild mammals originating from archaeological sites in the Czech Republic was compiled from published and unpublished sources. The database consists of localities that provided at least one record of a wild mammal. It contains data about the presence and…

Some notes relating to the observation of tamaraw (Bubalus mindorensis) in the Mt. Iglit-Baco National Park, the Philippines, in 2003 [Několik poznámek z pozorování buvola tamaraua (Bubalus mindorensis) v národním parku Mt. ...]

An extremely rare bovid, the tamaraw (Bubalus mindorensis), was observed in the period 2–5 February 2003 in the central part of the Mt. Iglit-Baco National Park (Mindoro, the Philippines). The observations are added with photographs, information on the effect of domestic species of herbivores on the…

Kuna skalní (Martes foina) v městském prostředí: početnost a rozšíření [Stone martens (Martes foina) in urban environment: abundance and distribution]

The stone martens, Martes foina (Erxleben, 1777) inhabits a variety of habitat types, including agricultural landscape, rock cliffs, suburban and urban areas. The species has found very suitable conditions (e.g. shelters and breeding places, good food sources, absence of predators) also in towns.…

Posun hranic rozšíření vydry říční (Lutra lutra) v oblasti východních Čech a severní Moravy [Shift of distribution borders of the common otter (Lutra lutra) in eastern Bohemia and northern Moravia]

In the period 2000–2002, distribution of the common otter metapopulation was mapped in eastern Bohemia and northern Moravia, its changes were monitored and migration barriers limiting expansion of the otter were studied. In total, 58 mapping squares were checked in 2000, of which 20 were occupied by…

Vliv migračních bariér na šíření vydry (Lutra lutra) na vodních tocích [The effect of migration barriers on expansion of the common otter (Lutra lutra) on watercourses]

On selected watercourses, 528 potential barriers to otter migration were documented of which 30 most important were identified. The influence of different parameters of the barriers on otter expansion was subjected to statistical analysis. Type of the barrier was the only variable with a significant…