Observations on the Nilgiri Marten Martes gwatkinsii (Mammalia: Carnivora: Mustelidae) from Pampadum Shola National Park, the southern Western Ghats, India

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G. Anil
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-5979-2597
Navaneeth Kishor
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2137-4506
Naseef Gafoor
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0780-8523
Naseer Ommer
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0475-8444
P. O. Nameer
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7110-6740

Abstract

We present herewith some natural history information such as social behavior, aggressive behavior, vocalization, food and feeing, basking and allo-grooming, time activity pattern etc. on the Nilgiri Marten Martes gwatkinsii, the endemic and threatened mustelid of Western Ghats. The conservation recommendations were also suggested for the long-term conservation of the Nilgiri Marten.

 

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Anil, G., Kishor, N., Gafoor, N., Ommer, N. and Nameer, P.O. 2018. Observations on the Nilgiri Marten Martes gwatkinsii (Mammalia: Carnivora: Mustelidae) from Pampadum Shola National Park, the southern Western Ghats, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 10, 1 (Jan. 2018), 11226–11230. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.3446.10.1.11226-11230.
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