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7.11: Bibliography

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    Bar-On, Y.M., R. Phillips, and R. Milo. 2018. The biomass distribution on Earth. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 25: 6505–11.

    Bello A., C.H. Stirton, S.B.M. Chimphango, et al. 2015. Psoralea diturnerae and P. vanberkelae (Psoraleeae, Fabaceae): Two new species restricted to the core Cape Region of South Africa. PhytoKeys 44: 97–107.

    Benjamin-Fink, N., and B.K. Reilly. 2017. Conservation implications of wildlife translocations: The state’s ability to act as conservation units for wildebeest populations in South Africa. Global Ecology and Conservation 12: 46–58.

    Bercovitch, F.B., P.S.M. Berry, A. Dagg, et al. 2017. How many species of giraffe are there? Current Biology 27: R136–R137.

    BirdLife International. 2017. Poicephalus robustus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T119194858A119196714.

    Blanc, J. 2008. Loxodonta africana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T12392A3339343.

    Brown, D.M., R.A. Brenneman, K.P. Koepfli, et al. 2007. Extensive population genetic structure in the giraffe. BCM Biology 5: 57.

    CBD (Center for Biological Diversity). 2015. Petition to reclassify and uplist African elephants from Threatened to Endangered under the Endangered Species Act as two separate species: forest elephants (Loxodonta cyclotis) and savannah elephants (Loxodonta africana) (Tucson: CBD).

    Ceballos, G., and P.R. Ehrlich. 2009. Discoveries of new mammal species and their implications for conservation and ecosystem services. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106: 3841–46.

    Coetzer, W.R., C.T. Downs, M.R. Perrin, et al. 2015. Molecular systematics of the Cape Parrot (Poicephalus robustus): Implications for taxonomy and conservation. PLoS ONE 10: e0133376.

    Collinson, J.M., M. Päckert, Y. Lawrie, et al. 2018. Taxonomic status of the Liberian Greenbul Phyllastrephus leucolepis and the conservation importance of the Cavalla Forest, Liberia. Journal of Ornithology 159: 19–27.

    Colyn, M., J. Hulselmans, G. Sonet, et al. 2010. Discovery of a new duiker species (Bovidae: Cephalophinae) from the Dahomey Gap, West Africa. Zootaxa 2637: 1–30.

    Corlett, R., and R.B. Primack. 2010. Tropical Rainforests: An Ecological and Biogeographical Comparison (Malden: Wiley-Blackwell).

    Costello, M.J., S. Wilson, and B. Houlding. 2012. Predicting total global species richness using rates of species description and estimates of taxonomic effort. Systematic Biology 61: 871–83.

    Davis A.P., T.W. Gole, S. Baena, et al. 2012. The impact of climate change on indigenous Arabica coffee (Coffea arabica): Predicting future trends and identifying priorities. PLoS ONE 7: e47981.

    de Jong, Y.A., and T.M. Butynski. 2010. Three sykes’s monkey Cercopithecus mitis × vervet monkey Chlorocebus pygerythrus hybrids in Kenya. Primate Conservation 25: 43–56.

    Dijkstra, K.-D.B., J. Kipping, and M. Nicolas. 2015. Sixty new dragonfly and damselfly species from Africa (Odonata). Odonatologica 44: 447–678.

    Downs, C.T., M. Pfeiffer, and L. Hart. 2014. Fifteen years of annual Cape Parrots (Poicephalus robustus) censuses: Current population trends and conservation contributions. Ostrich 85: 273–80.

    Ebert, D.A., and G.M. Cailliet. 2011. Pristiophorus nancyae, a new species of sawshark (Chondrichthyes: Pristiophoridae) from southern Africa. Bulletin of Marine Science 87: 501–12.

    Evans B.J., T.F. Carter, E. Greenbaum, et al. 2015. Genetics, morphology, advertisement calls, and historical records distinguish six new polyploid species of African clawed frog (Xenopus, Pipidae) from West and Central Africa. PLoS ONE 10: e0142823.

    Fennessy, J., T. Bidon, F. Reuss, et al. 2016. Multi-locus analysis reveals four giraffe species instead of one. Current Biology 26: 2543–49.

    Gerlach, J. 2009. Pachnodus velutinus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T40091A10304648.

    Goodwin, Z.A., D.J. Harris, D. Filer, et al. 2015. Widespread mistaken identity in tropical plant collections. Current Biology 25: R1066–R1067.

    Grobler, J.P., I. Rushworth, J.S. Brink, et al. 2011. Management of hybridization in an endemic species: decision making in the face of imperfect information in the case of the black wildebeest—Connochaetes gnou. European Journal of Wildlife Research 57: 997–1006.

    Groves, C.P., F.P.D. Cotterill, S. Gippoliti, et al. 2017. Species definitions and conservation: A review and case studies from African mammals. Conservation Genetics 18: 1247–`156.

    Hart, J.A., K.M. Detwiler, C.C. Gilbert, et al. 2012. Lesula: A new species of Cercopithecus monkey endemic to the Democratic Republic of Congo and implications for conservation of Congo’s Central Basin. PLoS ONE 7: e44271.

    IUCN, 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

    Jackson, C.R., and M.P. Robertson. 2011. Predicting the potential distribution of an endangered cryptic subterranean mammal from few occurrence records. Journal for Nature Conservation 19: 87–94.

    Larsen, B.B., E.C. Miller, M.K. Rhodes, et al. 2017. Inordinate fondness multiplied and redistributed: The number of species on Earth and the new pie of life. Quarterly Review of Biology 92: 229–65.

    Maree S., N.C. Bennett, and G.N. Bronner. 2016. A conservation assessment of Neamblysomus julianae. In: The Red List of Mammals of South Africa, Swaziland and Lesotho, ed. by M.F. Child, et al. (Cape Town and Johannesburg: SANBI and EWT).

    Maree S. 2017. Planning for persistence of a Juliana’s Golden Mole (Neamblysomus julliane) subpopulation threatened by urban development on the Bronberg Ridge of Pretoria (Tshwane), South Africa. IUCN/SSC Afrotheria Specialist Group Newsletter 13: 24–33.

    Maree, S. 2015. Neamblysomus julianae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T1089A21285354.

    Marnewick, M.D., E.R. Retief, N.T. Theron, et al. 2015. Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas of South Africa (Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa).

    Milián-García, Y., Ramos-Targarona, R., Pérez-Fleitas, E. et al. Genetic evidence of hybridization between the critically endangered Cuban crocodile and the American crocodile: implications for population history and in situ/ex situ conservation. Heredity 114, 272–280 (2015).

    Minhós, T., E. Wallace, M.J.F. da Silva, et al. 2013. DNA identification of primate bushmeat from urban markets in Guinea-Bissau and its implications for conservation. Biological Conservation 167: 43–49.

    Mondol, S., I. Moltke, J. Hart, et al. 2015. New evidence for hybrid zones of forest and savanna elephants in Central and West Africa. Molecular Ecology 24: 6134–47.

    Musick, J.A. 2000. Latimeria chalumnae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T11375A3274618.

    Mynhardt, S., S. Maree, I. Pelser, Net al. 2015. Phylogeography of a morphologically cryptic golden mole assemblage from South-Eastern Africa. PLoS ONE 10: e0144995.

    Nichols, E., T.A. Gardner, C.A. Peres, et al. 2009. Co‐declining mammals and dung beetles: An impending ecological cascade. Oikos 118: 481–87.

    Parker, J., A.J. Helmstetter, D. Devey, et al. 2017. Field-based species identification of closely-related plants using real-time nanopore sequencing. Scientific Reports 7: 8345.

    Pennisi, E. 2016. Pocket DNA sequencers make real-time diagnostics a reality. Science 351: 800–01.

    Plumptre, A.J., and T. Wronski. 2013. Tragelaphus scriptus Bushbuck. In: Mammals of Africa: v. VI: Pigs, Hippopotamuses, Chevrotain, Giraffes, Deer and Bovids, ed. by J. Kingdon and M. Hoffmann (London: Bloomsbury Publishing).

    Primack, R.B. 2012. A Primer for Conservation Biology (Sunderland:Sinauer).

    Ruggiero, M.A., D.P. Gordon, T.M. Orrell, et al. 2015. A higher-level classification of all living organisms. PLoS ONE 10: e0119248.

    Salzburger, W., S. Baric, and C. Sturmbauer. 2002. Speciation via introgressive hybridization in East African cichlids? Molecular Ecology 11: 619–25.

    Shirley, M.H., A.N. Carr, J.H. Nestler, et al. 2018. Systematic revision of the living African slender-snouted crocodiles (Mecistops Gray, 1844). Zootaxa 4504: 151–93.

    Takahara, T., T. Minamoto, and H. Doi. 2013. Using environmental DNA to estimate the distribution of an invasive fish species in ponds. PLoS ONE 8: e56584.

    Taylor, W.A., S. Mynhardt, and S. Maree. 2018. Family Chrysochloridae (Golden Moles). In: The Handbook of the Mammals of the World, v. 8, ed. by. D.E. Wilson, and R.A. Mittermeier (Barcelona: Lynx Ediciones).

    Thomsen, P.F., J. Kielgast, L.L. Iversen, et al. 2012. Monitoring endangered freshwater biodiversity using environmental DNA. Molecular Ecology 21: 2565–73.

    Underwood, E.C., J.H. Viers, K.R. Klausmeyer, et al. 2009. Threats and biodiversity in the Mediterranean biome. Diversity and Distributions 15: 188–97.

    van Wyk, A.E. 1996. Biodiversity of the Maputaland Centre. In: The Biodiversity of African Plants, ed. by L.J.G. van der Maesen et al. (Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic).

    van Wyk, A.M., D.L. Dalton, S. Hoban, et al. 2017. Quantitative evaluation of hybridization and the impact on biodiversity conservation. Ecology and Evolution 7: 320–30.

    vaz Pinto, P., P. Beja, N. Ferrand, et al. 2016. Hybridization following population collapse in a critically endangered antelope. Scientific Reports 6: 18788.

    Whittaker, R.H. 1975. Communities and Ecosystems (New York: Macmillan).

    Willerslev, E., A.J. Hansen, J. Binladen, et al. 2003. Diverse plant and animal genetic records from holocene and pleistocene sediments. Science 300: 791–95.

    Wirminghaus, J.O., C.T. Downs, M.R. Perrin, et al. 2002. Taxonomic relationships of the subspecies of the Cape Parrot Poicephalus robustus (Gmelin). Journal of Natural History 36: 361–78.

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