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Division of Mammals

Tarsius bancanus
Young, Hillary S., Dirzo, Rodolfo, McCauley, Douglas J., Agwanda, Bernard, Cattaneo, Lia, Dittmar, Katharina, Eckerlin, Ralph P., Fleischer, Robert C., Helgen, Lauren E., Hintz, Ashley, Montenieri, John, Zhao, Serena and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. Drivers of intensity and prevalence of flea parasitism on small mammals in East African savanna ecosystems. Journal of Parasitology, 101(3): 327-335. doi:10.1645/14-684.1

Gutiérrez, Eliécer E., Maldonado, Jesús E., Radosavljevic, Aleksandar, Molinari, Jesús, Patterson, Bruce D., Martínez-C, Juan M., Rutter, Amy R., Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Garcia, Franger J. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. The Taxonomic Status of Mazama bricenii and the Significance of the Táchira Depression for Mammalian Endemism in the Cordillera de Mérida, Venezuela. PloS One, 10(6): 1-24. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0129113

Young, Hillary S., McCauley, Douglas J., Dirzo, Rodolfo, Goheen, Jacob R., Agwanda, Bernard, Brook, Cara, Otarola-Castillo, Erik, Ferguson, Adam W., Kinyua, Stephen N., McDonough, Molly M., Palmer, Todd M., Pringle, Robert M., Young, Truman P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. Context-dependent effects of large-wildlife declines on small-mammal communities in central Kenya. Ecological Applications, 25(2): 348-360. doi:10.1890/14-0995.1

Young, Hillary S., Dirzo, Rodolfo, Helgen, Kristofer M., McCauley, Douglas J., Nunn, Charles L., Snyder, Paul, Veblen, Kari E., Zhao, Serena and Ezenwa, Vanessa O. 2015. Large wildlife removal drives immune defence increases in rodents. Functional Ecology, doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12542

Koepfli, Klaus-Peter, Pollinger, John, Godinho, Raquel, Robinson, Jacqueline, Lea, Amanda, Hendricks, Sarah, Schweizer, Rena M, Thalmann, Olaf, Silva, Pedro, Fan, Zhenxin, Yurchenko, Andrey A, Dobrynin, Pavel, Makunin, Alexey, Cahill, James A, Shapiro, Beth, Álvares, Francisco, Brito, José C, Geffen, Eli, Leonard, Jennifer A, Helgen, Kristofer M, Johnson, Warren E, O’Brien, Stephen J, Van Valkenburgh, Blaire and Wayne, Robert K 2015. Genome-wide Evidence Reveals that African and Eurasian Golden Jackals Are Distinct Species. Current Biology, 25(16): 2158-2165. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2015.06.060

McCauley, Douglas J., Salkeld, Daniel J., Young, Hillary S., Makundi, Rhodes, Dirzo, Rodolfo, Eckerlin, Ralph P., Lambin, Eric F., Gaffikin, Lynne, Barry, Michele and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. Effects of Land Use on Plague (Yersinia pestis) Activity in Rodents in Tanzania. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 92(4): 776-783. doi:10.4269/ajtmh.14-0504

Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Helgen, Kristofer M., Maldonado, Jesus E., Rockwood, Larry L., Tsuchiya, Mirian T. N. and Leonard, Jennifer A. 2015. Phylogeny, biogeography and systematic revision of plain long-nosed squirrels (genus Dremomys, Nannosciurinae). Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2015.10.023

Ishida, Yasuko, McCallister, Chelsea, Nikolaidis, Nikolas, Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Helgen, Kristofer M., Greenwood, Alex D. and Roca, Alfred L. 2015. Sequence variation of koala retrovirus transmembrane protein p15E among koalas from different geographic regions. Virology, 475: 28-36. doi:10.1016/j.virol.2014.10.036

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Veatch, E. G. 2015. Recently extinct Australian marsupials and monotremes. In: Wilson, Donald E. and Mittermeier, Russell A., Monotremes and Marsupials. Barcelona: Lynx Editions,(Handbook of Mammals of the World; 5) pp.17-31.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Jackson, S. M. 2015. Family Phalangeridae (Cuscuses, Brush-tailed possums, and Scaly-tailed possum). In: Wilson, Donald E. and Mittermeier, Russell A., Monotremes and Marsupials. Barcelona: Lynx Editions,(Handbook of Mammals of the World; 5) pp.456-497.

Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Hofman, Courtney A., Callicrate, Taylor, McDonough, Molly M., Tsuchiya, Mirian T. N., Gutiérrez, Eliécer E., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Maldonado, Jesús E. 2015. In-Solution Hybridization for Mammalian Mitogenome enrichment: Pros, Cons, and Challenges Associated with Multiplexing Degraded DNA. Molecular Ecology Resources, doi:10.1111/1755-0998.12448

Young, Hillary S., Dirzo, Rodolfo, Helgen, Kristofer M., McCauley, Douglas J., Billeter, Sarah A., Kosoy, Michael Y., Osikowicz, Lynn M., Salkeld, Daniel J., Young, Truman P. and Dittmar, Katharina 2014. Declines in large wildlife increase landscape-level prevalence of rodent-borne disease in Africa. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(19): 7036-7041. doi:10.1073/pnas.1404958111

Scheel, Dirk-Martin, Slater, Graham J., Kolokotronis, Sergios-Orestis, Potter, Charles W., Rotstein, David, Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Greenwood, Alex and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2014. Biogeography and taxonomy of extinct and endangered monk seals illuminated by ancient DNA and skull morphology. ZooKeys, 409: 1-33. doi:10.3897/zookeys.409.6244

Voss, Robert S., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Jansa, Sharon A. 2014. Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence: a comment on Cozzuol et al. (2013). Journal of Mammalogy, 95(4): 893-898. doi:10.1644/14-MAMM-A-054

Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Siracusa, Matthew C., Nikolaidis, Nikolas, Ishida, Yasuko, Cui, Pin, Vielgrader, Hanna, Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L. and Greenwood, Alex D. 2014. Hybridization Capture Reveals Evolution and Conservation across the Entire Koala Retrovirus Genome. PLoS ONE, 9(4): 1-14. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0095633

Rocha, L. A., Aleixo, A., Allen, G., Almeda, F., Baldwin, Carole C., Barclay, M. V. L., Bates, J. M., Bauer, A. M., Benzoni, F., Berns, C. M., Berumen, M. L., Blackburn, D. C., Blum, S., Bolanos, F., Bowie, R. C. K., Britz, R., Brown, R. M., Cadena, C. D., Carpenter, K., Ceriaco, L. M., Chakrabarty, P., Chaves, G., Choat, J. H., Clements, K. D., Collette, Bruce B., et al 2014. Specimen collection: An essential tool. Science, 344(6186): 814-815. doi:10.1126/science.344.6186.814

Almeida, Francisca C., Giannini, Norberto P., Simmons, Nancy B. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2014. Each flying fox on its own branch: a phylogenetic tree for Pteropus and related genera (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 77: 83-95. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2014.03.009

Heyes, Scott A. and Helgen, Kristofer M. (eds.) 2014. Mammals of Ungava and Labrador: the 1882-1884 fieldnotes of Lucien M. Turner together with Inuit and Innu knowledge Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press. 384 pages.

Young, Hillary S., McCauley, Douglas J., Helgen, Kristofer M., Goheen, Jacob R., Otárola-Castillo, Erik, Palmer, Todd M., Pringle, Robert M., Young, Truman P. and Dirzo, Rodolfo 2013. Effects of mammalian herbivore declines on plant communities: observations and experiments in an African savanna. Journal of Ecology, 101(4): 1030-1041. doi:10.1111/1365-2745.12096

Bornholdt, Renata, Helgen, Kristofer M., Koepfli, Klaus-Peter, Oliveira, Larissa, Lucherini, Mauro and Eizirik, Eduardo 2013. Taxonomic revision of the genus Galictis (Carnivora: Mustelidae): species delimitation, morphological diagnosis, and refined mapping of geographical distribution. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 167(3): 449-472. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2012.00859.x

Helgen, Kristofer M., Pinto, Miguel, Kays, Roland, Helgen, Lauren, Tsuchiya, Mirian, Quinn, Aleta, Wilson, Don E. and Maldonado, Jesús E. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the olingos (Bassaricyon), with description of a new species, the Olinguito. ZooKeys, 324: 1-83. doi:10.3897/zookeys.324.5827

Pinto, Miguel, Helgen, Kristofer M., Fleischer, Robert C. and Perkins, Susan L 2013. Hepatozoon Parasites (Apicomplexa: Adeleorina) in Bats. Journal of Parasitology, 99(4): 722-724. doi:10.1645/12-18.1

Fabre, Pierre-Henri, Pagès, Marie, Musser, Guy G., Fitriana, Yuli S., Fjeldså, Jon, Jennings, Andy, Jønsson, Knud A., Kennedy, Jonathan, Michaux, Johan, Semiadi, Gono, Supriatna, Nanang and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2013. A new genus of rodent from Wallacea (Rodentia: Muridae: Murinae: Rattini), and its implication for biogeography and Indo-Pacific Rattini systematics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 169(2): 408-447. doi:10.1111/zoj.12061

Goheen, Jacob R., Palmer, Todd M., Charles, Grace K., Helgen, Kristofer M., Kinyua, Stephen N., Maclean, Janet E., Turner, Benjamin L., Young, Hillary S. and Pringle, Robert M. 2013. Piecewise Disassembly of a Large-Herbivore community across a rainfall gradient: The UHURU experiment. PLoS ONE, 8(2): e55192 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0055192

Smith, Vincent, Georgiev, Teodor, Stoev, Pavel, Biserkov, Jordan, Miller, Jeremy, Livermore, Laurence, Baker, Edward, Mietchen, Daniel, Couvreur, Thomas L. P., Mueller, Gregory, Dikow, Torsten, Helgen, Kristofer M., Frank, Jiri, Agosti, Donat, Roberts, David and Penev, Lyubomir 2013. Beyond dead trees: integrating the scientific process in the Biodiversity Data Journal. Biodiversity Data Journal, 1: e995 doi:10.3897/BDJ.1.e995

Gutierrez, Eliecer E. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2013. Outdated taxonomy blocks conservation. Nature, 495(7441): 314 doi:10.1038/495314e

Reeder, DeeAnn, Helgen, Kristofer M., Vodzak, Megan, Lunde, Darrin and Ejotre, Imran 2013. A new genus for a rare African vespertilionid bat: insights from South Sudan. ZooKeys, 285: 89-115. doi:10.3897/zookeys.285.4892

Vilstrup, Julia T., Seguin-Orlando, Andaine, Stiller, Mathias, Ginolhac, Aurelien, Raghavan, Maanasa, Nielsen, Sandra C. A., Weinstock, Jacobo, Froese, Duane, Vasiliev, Sergei K., Ovodov, Nikolai D., Clary, Joel, Helgen, Kristofer M., Fleischer, Robert C., Cooper, Alan, Shapiro, Beth and Orlando, Ludovic 2013. Mitochondrial Phylogenomics of Modern and Ancient Equids. PLoS ONE, 8(2): e55950 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0055950

Buden, Don, Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wiles, Gary 2013. Taxonomy, distribution, and natural history of flying foxes (Chiroptera, Pteropodidae) in the Mortlock Islands and Chuuk State, Caroline Islands. ZooKeys, 345: 97-135. doi:10.3897/zookeys.345.5840

Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Ávila-Arcos, María C., Ishida, Yasuko, Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L. and Greenwood, Alex D. 2012. Historically low mitochondrial DNA diversity in koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus). BMC Genetics, 13(92): 1-11. doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-92

Ávila-Arcos, María C., Ho, Simon Y. W., Ishida, Yasuko, Nikolaidis, Nikolas, Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Honig, Karin, Medina, Rebeca, Rasmussen, Morten, Fordyce, Sarah L., Calvignac-Spencer, Sébastien, Willerslev, Eske, Gilbert, M. Thomas P., Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L. and Greenwood, Alex D. 2012. One Hundred Twenty Years of Koala Retrovirus Evolution Determined from Museum Skins. Molecular biology and evolution, 30(2): 299-304. doi:10.1093/molbev/mss223

Helgen, Kristofer M., Portela Miguez, Roberto, Kohen, James and Helgen, Lauren E. 2012. Twentieth century occurrence of the Long-Beaked Echidna Zaglossus bruijnii in the Kimberley region of Australia. Zookeys, 255: 103-132. doi:10.3897/zookeys.255.3774

Wilting, Andreas, Sollmann, Rahel, Meijaard, Erik, Helgen, Kristofer M. and Fickel, Jö 2012. Mentawai's endemic, relictual fauna: is it evidence for Pleistocene extinctions on Sumatra?. Journal of Biogeography, 39(9): 1608-1620. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2012.02717.x

Mason, Victor C., Li, Gang, Helgen, Kristofer M. and Murphy, William J. 2011. Efficient cross-species capture hybridization and next-generation sequencing of mitochondrial genomes from noninvasively sampled museum specimens. Genome research, 21(10): 1695-1704. doi:10.1101/gr.120196.111

McDade, Lucinda A., Maddison, David R., Guralnick, Robert, Piwowar, Heather A., Jameson, Mary Liz, Helgen, Kristofer M., Herendeen, Patrick S., Hill, Andrew and Vis, Morgan L. 2011. Biology Needs a Modern Assessment System for Professional Productivity. Bioscience, 61(8): 619-625. doi:10.1525/bio.2011.61.8.8

Miller, Webb, Hayes, Vanessa M., Ratan, Aakrosh, Petersen, Desiree C., Wittekindt, Nicola E., Miller, Jason, Walenz, Brian, Knight, James, Qi, Ji, Zhao, Fangqing, Wang, Qingyu, Bedoya-Reina, Oscar C., Katiyar, Neerja, Tomsho, Lynn P., McClellan Kasson, Lindsay, Hardie, Rae-Anne, Woodbridge, Paula, Tindall, Elizabeth A., Bertelsen, Mads Frost, Dixon, Dale, Pyecroft, Stephen, Helgen, Kristofer M., Lesk, Arthur M., Pringle, Thomas H., Patterson, Nick, et al 2011. Genetic diversity and population structure of the endangered marsupial Sarcophilus harrisii (Tasmanian devil). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(30): 12348-12353. doi:10.1073/pnas.1102838108

Asher, Robert J. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2011. High level Mammalian taxonomy: a response to Hedges (2011). Zootaxa, 3092: 63-64.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2011. The Mammal Family Tree. Science, 334(6055): 458-459. doi:10.1126/science.1214544

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Opiang, Muse D. 2011. Notes on the high elevation mammal fauna of the Kaijende Highlands, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea. Rapid Assessment Program Bulletin of Biological Assessment, 60: 235-245.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Opiang, Muse D. and Thomas, William H. 2011. The mammal fauna of Wanakipa, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea. Rapid Assessment Program Bulletin of Biological Assessment, 60: 246-258.

Kawai, Kuniko and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2011. Rediscovering a specimen of Eptesicus nilsonii from Japan, which is preserved in Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Rishiri Kenkyu, 30: 89-92.

Goodman, S. M. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. Species limits and distribution of the Malagasy carnivoran genus Eupleres (family Eupleridae). Mammalia, 74: 177-185.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. A megadiverse fauna revealed. Journal of Mammalian Evolution, 16: 145-147.

Brooks, Thomas M. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. A standard for species. Nature, 467: 540-541.

Aplin, K. P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. Quaternary murid rodents of Timor. Part I. New material of Coryphomys buehleri Schaub, 1937, and description of a second species of the genus. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 341: 1-80.

Aplin, K. P., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Lunde, D. P. 2010. A review of Peroryctes broadbenti, the Giant Bandicoot of Papua New Guinea. American Museum Novitates, 3696: 1-41.

Asher, Robert and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. Nomenclature and placental mammal phylogeny. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 10(1): 102 doi:10.1186/1471-2148-10-102

Helgen, Kristofer M., Leary, Tanya and Aplin, Kenneth P. 2010. A Review of Microhydromys (Rodentia: Murinae), with Description of a New Species from Southern New Guinea. American Museum Novitates, 3676: 1-22. doi:10.1206/632.1

Helgen, Kristofer M., Cole, F. Russell, Helgen, Lauren E. and Wilson, Don E. 2009. Generic Revision in the Holarctic Ground Squirrel Genus Spermophilus. Journal of mammalogy, 90(2): 270-305. doi:10.1644/07-MAMM-A-309.1

Haussler, David, O'Brien, Stephen J., Ryder, Oliver A., Barker, F. Keith, Clamp, Michele, Crawford, Andrew J., Hanner, Robert, Hanotte, Olivier, Johnson, Warren E., McGuire, Jimmy A., Miller, Webb, Murphy, Robert W., Murphy, William J., Sheldon, Frederick H., Sinervo, Barry, Venkatesh, Byrappa, Wiley, Edward O., Allendorf, Fred W., Amato, George, Baker, C. Scott, Bauer, Aaron, Beja-Pereira, Albano, Bermingham, Eldredge, Bernardi, Giacomo, Bonvicino, Cibele R., et al 2009. Genome 10K: A Proposal to Obtain Whole-Genome Sequence for 10 000 Vertebrate Species. Journal of Heredity, 100(6): 659-674. doi:10.1093/jhered/esp086

Helgen, Kristofer M., Kays, Roland W., Helgen, Lauren E., Tsuchiya-Jerep, Mirian T. N., Pinto, C. Miguel, Koepfli, Klaus-Peter, Eizirik, Eduardo and Maldonado, Jesús E. 2009. Taxonomic boundaries and geographic distributions revealed by an integrative systematic overview of the mountain coatis, Nasuella (Carnivora: Procyonidae). Small Carnivore Conservation, 41(1): 65-74.

Miller, Webb, Drautz, Daniela I., Janecka, Jan E., Lesk, Arthur M., Ratan, Aakrosh, Tomsho, Lynn P., Packard, Mike, Zhang, Yeting, McClellan, Lindsay R., Qi, Ji, Zhao, Fangqing, Gilbert, M. Thomas P., Dalen, Love, Arsuaga, Juan Luis, Ericson, Per G. P., Huson, Daniel H., Helgen, Kristofer M., Murphy, William J., Gotherstrom, Anders and Schuster, Stephan C. 2009. The mitochondrial genome sequence of the Tasmanian tiger (Thylacinus cynocephalus). Genome research, 19(2): 213-220. doi:10.1101/gr.082628.108

Schipper, J., Helgen, Kristofer M., Belant, J. L., Gonzalez-Maya, J., Eizirik, E. and Tsuchiya-Jerep, M. 2009. Small carnivores in the Americas: reflections, future research and conservation priorities. Small Carnivore Conservation, 41: 1-2.

Schipper, Jan, Helgen, Kristofer M., Belant, J. L., Gonzalez-Maya, Jose-Fernando, Eizirik, Eduardo and Tsuchiya-Jerep, Mirian T. N. 2009. Special Issue: The Americas. Small Carnivore Conservation, 41

Helgen, Kristofer M., Helgen, Lauren E. and Wilson, Don E. 2009. Pacific flying foxes (Mammalia: Chiroptera): Two new species of Pteropus from Samoa, probably extinct. American Museum Novitates, 3646: 1-37. doi:10.1206/614.1

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Helgen, Lauren E. 2009. Biodiversity and biogeography of the moss-mice of New Guinea: a taxonomic revision of Pseudohydromys (Muridae: Murinae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 331: 230-313.

Heyes , Scott A. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2009. Editors' Preface. In: Heyes, Scott A. and Helgen, Kristofer M., Mammals of Ungava and Labrador: The 1882–1884 Fieldnotes of Lucien M. Turner Together with Inuit and Innu Knowledge. pp.xix–xx

Helgen, Kristofer M., Maldonado, Jesús E., Wilson, Don E. and Buckner, S. D. 2008. Molecular Confirmation of the Origin and Invasive Status of West Indian Raccoons. Journal of Mammalogy, 89(2): 282-291. doi:10.1644/07-MAMM-A-155R.1

Giannini, N. P., Almeida, F., Simmons, N. B. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. The systematic position of Pteropus leucopterus and its bearing on the monophyly and relationships of Pteropus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae). Acta Chiropterologica, 10(1): 11-20. doi:10.3161/150811008X331054

Wei, L., Han, N., Zhang, L., Helgen, Kristofer M., Parsons, S., Zhou, S. and Zhang, S. 2008. Wing morphology, echolocation calls, diet and emergence time of black-bearded tomb bats (Taphozous melanopogon, Emballonuridae) from south-west China. Acta Chiropterologica, 10(1): 51-59. doi:10.3161/150811008X331081

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. New Guinea as a Tropical Lens. Conservation Biology, 22(6): 1667-1668. doi:10.1111/j.1523-1739.2008.01107.x

Amori, Giovanni, Gippoliti, S. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. Diversity, distribution, and conservation of endemic island rodents. Quaternary International, 182: 6-15.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Lim, N. T. -L and Helgen, Lauren E. 2008. The hog-badger is not an edentate: systematics and evolution of Arctonyx (Mammalia: Mustelidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 154: 353-385.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Leary, T., Doria, G. and Amori, Giovanni 2008. Catalogue of Melanesian rodents in the Museum of Genova (Mammalia: Rodentia). Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale G.Doria, 99: 653-686.

Janecka, Jan E., Helgen, Kristofer M., Lim, Norman T. -L, Baba, Minoru, Izawa, Masako, Boeadi and Murphy, William J. 2008. Evidence for multiple species of Sunda colugo. Current Biology, 18(21): R1001-R1002. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2008.09.005

Meiri, S., Meijaard, E., Wich, S. A., Groves, C. P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. Mammals of Borneo - small size on a large island. Journal of Biogeography, 35(6): 1087-1094. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2008.01897.x

Schipper, Jan, Chanson, Janice S., Chiozza, Federica, Cox, Neil A., Hoffmann, Michael, Katariya, Vineet, Lamoreux, John, Rodrigues, Ana S. L., Stuart, Simon N., Temple, Helen J., Baillie, Jonathan, Boitani, Luigi, Lacher, Thomas E., Jr., Mittermeier, Russell A., Smith, Andrew T., Absolon, Daniel, Aguiar, John M., Amori, Giovanni, Bakkour, Noura, Baldi, Ricardo, Berridge, Richard J., Bielby, Jon, Black, Patricia Ann, Blanc, J. Julian, Brooks, Thomas M., et al 2008. The Status of the World's Land and Marine Mammals: Diversity, Threat, and Knowledge. Science, 322(5899): 225-230. doi:10.1126/science.1165115

Musser, Guy G., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Lunde, Darrin P. 2008. Systematic review of New Guinea Leptomys (Muridae, Murinae) with descriptions of two new species. American Museum Novitates, 3624: 1-60. doi:10.1206/587.1

Groves, C. P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2007. Craniodental characters in the taxonomy of Propithecus. International Journal of Primatology, 28(6): 1363-1383. doi:10.1007/s10764-007-9226-5

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2007. A taxonomic and geographic overview of the mammals of Papua. In: Marshall, A. J. and Beehler, Bruce McP, The Ecology of Papua (Ecology of Indonesia series Volume VI, Part One). Periplus Editions, pp.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2007. The mammal fauna of the Kaijende Highlands, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea. In: A Rapid Biodiversity Assessment of the Kaijende Highlands, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea.(Conservation International Rapid Assessment Program Bulletin of Biological Assessment) pp.52-68.

Li, G., Liang, B., Wang, Y., Zhao, H., Helgen, Kristofer M., Lin, L., Jones, G. and Zhang, S. Y. 2007. Echolocation calls, diet, and phylogenetic relationships of Stoliczka’s Trident Bat Aselliscus stoliczkanus (Hipposideridae). Journal of Mammalogy, 88(3): 736-744. doi:10.1644/06-MAMM-A-273R.1

Helgen, Kristofer M., Kock, D., Gomez, R. K. S. C., Ingle, N. R. and Sinaga, M. H. 2007. Taxonomy and natural history of the South-East Asian fruit-bat genus Dyacopterus. Journal of Mammalogy, 88(2): 302-318. doi:10.1644/06-MAMM-A-276R.1

Janecka, Jan E., Miller, Webb, Pringle, Thomas H., Wiens, Frank, Zitzmann, Annette, Helgen, Kristofer M., Springer, Mark S. and Murphy, William J. 2007. Molecular and Genomic Data Identify the Closest Living Relative of Primates. Science, 318(5851): 792-794. doi:10.1126/science.1147555

Reeder, DeeAnn M., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2007. Global Trends and Biases in New Mammal Species Discoveries. Occasional Papers, Museum of Texas Tech University, 269: 1-35.

Wilson, Don E., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Chin Sing Yun 2007. Rapid assessment of small mammal biodiversity. In: Stuebing, R., Unggang, J., Ferner, J., Giman, B. and Ping, K. K., Proceedings of the Regional Conference of Biodiversity Conservation in Tropical Planted Forests in Southeast Asia. Kuching, Malaysia: Forestry Department, Sarawak Forestry Corporation, Grand Perfect, pp.107-122.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2006. Order Eulipotyphla. In: O'Brien, S. J., Menninger, J. C. and Nash, W. G., Atlas of Mammalian Chromosomes. John Wiley & Sons, Inc, pp.357-377.

Thong, V. D., Bumrungsri, S., Harrison, D. L., Pearch, M., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Bates, P. J. J. 2006. New records of Microchiroptera (Rhinolophidae and Kerivoulinae) from Vietnam and Thailand. Acta Chiropterologica, 8: 83-93.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Wells, R. T., Kear, B. P., Gerdtz, W. L. and Flannery, T. F. 2006. Ecological and evolutionary significance of sizes of giant extinct kangaroos. Australian Journal of Zoology, 54(5): 293-303. doi:10.1071/ZO05077

Wilson, Don E., Helgen, Kristofer M., Chin, Sing Yun and Giman, B. 2006. Results of small mammal surveys at two sites in planted forest zones, Bintulu, Sarawak. Malayan Nature Journal, 59: 165-187.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2006. Order Scandentia. In: O'Brien, S. J., Menninger, J. C. and Nash, W. G., Atlas of Mammalian Chromosomes. New York: John Wiley and Sons, pp.95-97.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Groves, C. P. 2005. Biodiversity in Sri Lanka and the Western Ghats. Science, 308: 199

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. Order Scandentia. In: Wilson, Don E. and Reeder, D. M., Mammal Species of the World: a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (third edition). Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, pp.104-109.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. Systematics of the Pacific monkey-faced bats (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae), with a new species of Pteralopex and a new Fijian genus. Systematics and Biodiversity, 3: 433-453.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. A new species of murid rodent (genus Mayermys) from south-eastern New Guinea. Mammalian Biology, 70: 61-67.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. The amphibious murines of New Guinea (Rodentia, Muridae): the generic status of Baiyankamys and description of a new species of Hydromys. Zootaxa, 913: 1-20.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2005. A systematic and zoogeographic overview of the raccoons of Mexico and Central America. In: Sanchez-Cordero, V. and Medellín, R. A., Contribuciones Mastozoologicas en homenaje a Bernardo Villa. Instituto de Biologia e Instituto de Ecologia, UNAM, pp.219-234.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2004. A new species of bandicoot, Microperoryctes aplini, from western New Guinea. Journal of Zoology (London), 264: 117-124.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. On the identity of flying-foxes, genus Pteropus (Mammalia: Chiroptera), from islands in the Torres Strait, Australia. Zootaxa, 780: 1-14.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2004. Notes on the phalangerid marsupial genus Spilocuscus, with description of a new species from Papua. Journal of mammalogy, 85: 825-833.

Roca, A. L., Bar-Gal, G., Eizirik, E., Helgen, Kristofer M., Maria, R., Springer, M. S., O’Brien, S. J. and Murphy, W. J. 2004. Mesozoic origin for West Indian insectivores. Nature, 429: 649-651.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. Possums and cuscuses (Phalangeridae). In: Hutchins, M., Kleiman, Devra G., Geist, V. and McDade, M., Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia, (second edition, Volume 13). Detroit: Gale Publishing, pp.57-67.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. Meyer paper: don’t hang the Soc Wash out to dry. Nature, 432: 949

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. Predators and prey in the Channel Islands. Science, 305: 777-778.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2003. The feather-tailed glider (Acrobates pygmaeus) in New Guinea?. Treubia, 33: 107-111.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2003. Major mammalian clades: a review under consideration of molecular and palaeontological evidence. Mammalian Biology, 68: 1-15.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2003. Taxonomy and historical distribution of the wallaby genus Lagostrophus. Australian Journal of Zoology, 51: 199-212.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2003. A review of the rodent fauna of Seram, Moluccas, with the description of a new subspecies of mosaic-tailed rat, Melomys rufescens paveli. Journal of Zoology (London), 261: 165-172.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Mathew, J. and Monta, C. A. 2003. The Harvard collection of South Asian mammals. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 100: 100-103.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2003. Taxonomic status and conservation relevance of the raccoons (Procyon spp.) of the West Indies. Journal of Zoology, 259: 259

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2002. The Bats of Flores, Indonesia, with Remarks on Asian Tadarida. Breviora, 511: 1-12.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2002. The history of the raccoons of the West Indies. Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society, 48: 1-11.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2002. Distribution of the endangered Pacific sheathtail bat (Emballonura semicaudata). Australian Mammalogy, 24: 209-212.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2002. Guillaume Grandidier’s mammal collections from Madagascar. Mammalian Biology, 67: 381-383.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and McFadden, T. L. 2002. Recently extinct mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Breviora, 510: 1-13.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2001. First record of Rattus rattus in Botswana. Mammalian Biology, 66: 60-62.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2001. Additional Material of the Enigmatic Golden Mole Cryptochloris zyli, With Notes on the Genus Cryptochloris (Mammalia: Chrysochloridae). African Zoology, 36(1): 110-112.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and McFadden, T. L. 2001. Type specimens of Recent mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 157: 93-181.

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