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Publications on Asian Elephants 2016

K.P. Acharya, P.K. Paudel, P.R. Neupane & M. Köhl
Human-wildlife conflicts in Nepal: Patterns of human fatalities and injuries caused by large mammals
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0161717 Abstract/Download

A.S.M.L. Ahasan, M.A. Quasem, M.L. Rahman, R.B. Hasan, A.S.M.G. Kibria & S.K. Shil
Macroanatomy of the bones of thoracic limb of an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
International Journal of Morphology 34 (2016) 909-917 Abstract/Download

Y. Aihara, T. Hosaka, M. Yasuda, M. Hashim & S. Numata
Mammalian wildlife tourism in south-east Asian tropical rainforest: The case of Endau Rompin National Park, Malaysia
Journal of Tropical Forest Science 28 (2016) 167-181 Abstract/Download

L.Y. Andaya
The social value of elephant tusks and bronze drums among certain societies in eastern Indonesia
Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia 172 (2016) 66-89 Abstract/Download

I. Aroch, N. Larian & N. Avni-Magen
Concentrations of free (ionized) and total calcium and magnesium in healthy captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) and effects of sample type and pH on measured free calcium and magnesium concentrations
Israel Journal of Veterinary Medicine 71 (2016) 24-32 Abstract/Download

M.A. Aziz, M. Shamsuddoha, M. Maniruddin, H.M. Morshed, R. Sarker & M.A. Islam
Elephants, border fence and human-elephant conflict in Northern Bangladesh: Implications for bilateral collaboration towards elephant conservation
Gajah 45 (2016) 12-19

Y. Bi, A. Roy, D. Bhavsar, J. Xu, M. Wang, T. Wang & X. Yang
Kamala tree as an indicator of the presence of Asian elephants during the dry season in the Shivalik landscape of northwestern India
Ecological Indicators 71 (2016) 239-247 Abstract/Download

K. Buddhachat, C. Thitaram, J.L. Brown, S. Klinhom, P. Bansiddhi, K. Penchart, K. Ouitavon, K. Sriaksorn, C. Pa-in, B. Kanchanasaka, C. Somgird & K. Nganvongpanit
Use of handheld X-ray fluorescence as a non-invasive method to distinguish between Asian and African elephant tusks
Scientific Reports 6 (2016) e24845 Abstract/Download

C. Çakırlar & S. Ikram
‘When elephants battle, the grass suffers.’ Power, ivory and the Syrian elephant
Levant 48 (2016) 167-183 Abstract/Download

A. Campos-Arceiz & P. Fernando
Elephant Conservation Group (ECG) workshop report
Gajah 44 (2016) 48-49

N. Chai, J.L. Pouchelon, J. Bouvard, L.C. Sillero, M. Huynh, V. Segalini, L. Point, V. Croce, G. Rigaux, J. Highwood & V. Chetboul
Proposed simple method for electrocardiogram recording in free-ranging Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 6-11 Abstract/Download

B.M. Chandranaik, B.P. Shivashankar, P. Giridhar & D.N. Nagaraju
Molecular characterisation and serotyping of Pasteurella multocida isolates from Asiatic elephants (Elephas maximus)
European Journal of Wildlife Research 62 (2016) 681-685

S.N. Chapman, H.S. Mumby, J.A.H. Crawley, K.U. Mar, W. Htut, A.T. Soe, H.H. Aung & V. Lummaa
How big is it really? Assessing the efficacy of indirect estimates of body size in Asian elephants
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0150533 Abstract/Download

Y. Chen, J. Marino, Y. Chen, Q. Tao, C.D. Sullivan, K. Shi & D.W. Macdonald
Predicting Hotspots of Human-Elephant Conflict to Inform Mitigation Strategies in Xishuangbanna, Southwest China
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0162035 Abstract/Download

S. Conley
15th International Elephant & Rhino Conservation and Research Symposium
Gajah 45 (2016) 46-47

C. Cox
The elephant in the sales room: Ivory and the British antiques trade
International Journal of Cultural Property 23 (2016) 321-334 Abstract/Download

J. Das, S.S. Behera & N. Sahoo
Tibiofibular fracture and its management in an Asian elephant calf
Gajah 44 (2016) 43-45

A. Dastjerdi, K. Seilern-Moy, K. Darpel, F. Steinbach & F. Molenaar
Surviving and fatal elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus-1A infections in juvenile Asian elephants – lessons learned and recommendations on anti-herpesviral therapy
BMC Veterinary Research 12 (2016) e178 Abstract/Download

N. Ding, Y. Jiang, L. Han, X. Chen, J. Ma, X. Qu, Y. Mu, J. Liu, L. Li, C. Jiang & X. Huang
Bafilomycins and odoriferous sesquiterpenoids from Streptomyces albolongus isolated from Elephas maximus feces
Journal of Natural Products 79 (2016) 799-805 Abstract/Download

C. Duer, T. Tomasi & C.I. Abramson
Reproductive endocrinology and musth indicators in a captive Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Psychological Reports 119 (2016) 839-860 Abstract/Download

K.L. Edwards, J. Trotter, M. Jones, J.L. Brown, H.W. Steinmetz & S.L. Walkera
Investigating temporary acyclicity in a captive group of Asian elephants (Elephas maximus): Relationship between management, adrenal activity and social factors
General and Comparative Endocrinology 225 (2016) 104-116 Abstract/Download

E.F. Egelund, R. Isaza, A. Alsultan & C.A. Peloquin
Isoniazid and rifampin pharmacokinetics in two Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 868-871 Abstract/Download

P. Fernando, L.K.A. Jayasinghe, R.A.R. Perera, V. Weeratunga, S.W. Kotagama & J. Pastorini
Diet component estimation in Asian elephants by microhistological faecal analysis
Gajah 44 (2016) 23-29

A. Fuery, G.R. Browning, J. Tan, S. Long, G.S. Hayward, S.K. Cox, J.P. Flanagan, M.E. Tocidlowski, L.L. Howard & P.D. Ling
Clinical infection of captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) with elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus 4
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 311-318 Abstract/Download

A. Fuery, J. Tan, R. Peng, J.P. Flanagan, M.E. Tocidlowski, L.L. Howard & P.D. Ling
Clinical infection of two captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) with elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus 1B
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 319-324 Abstract/Download

A. Gangadharan, S. Vaidyanathan & C.C. St. Clair
Categorizing species by niche characteristics can clarify conservation planning in rapidly-developing landscapes
Animal Conservation 19 (2016) 451-461 Abstract/Download

R. Ghosh, R.K. Sehgal, P. Srivastava, U.K. Shukla, A.C. Nanda & D.S. Singh
Discovery of Elephas cf. namadicus from the late Pleistocene strata of Marginal Ganga Plain
Journal of the Geological Society of India 88 (2016) 559-568 Abstract/Download

R. Gohain
Direct application of magnesium sulphate in treating foot and nail abscesses in Asian elephants
Gajah 44 (2016) 46-47

B. Goossens, R. Sharma, N. Othman, C. Kun-Rodrigues, R. Sakong, M. Ancrenaz, L.N. Ambu, N.K. Jue, R.J. O'Neill, M.W. Bruford & L. Chikhi
Habitat fragmentation and genetic diversity in natural populations of the Bornean elephant: Implications for conservation
Biological Conservation 196 (2016) 80-92 Abstract/Download

T.N.E. Gray, H. Sokun, E. Lefter, R. Grosu, K. Kimsreng, K. Omaliss & S. Gauntlett
A decade of zero elephant poaching in the Cardamom rainforest landscape, Cambodia
Gajah 45 (2016) 35-38

B.J. Greco, C.L. Meehan, J.N. Hogan, K.A. Leighty, J. Mellen, G.J. Mason & J.A. Mench
The days and nights of zoo elephants: Using epidemiology to better understand stereotypic behavior of African elephants (Loxodonta africana) and Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) in North American zoos
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0144276 Abstract/Download

B.J. Greco, C.L. Meehan, L.J. Miller, D.J. Shepherdson, K.A. Morfeld, J. Andrews, A.M. Baker, K. Carlstead & J.A. Mench
Elephant management in North American zoos: Environmental enrichment, feeding, exercise, and training
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0152490 Abstract/Download

Michael Gross
The plight of the pachyderms
Current Biology 26 (2016) R865–R881 Abstract/Download

M. Gupta, S. Ravindranath, D. Prasad & T.N.C. Vidya
Short-term variation in sex ratio estimates of Asian elephants due to space use differences between the sexes
Gajah 44 (2016) 5-15

Gözde Gürelli
Intestinal ciliate fauna of the Asian elephant from Gaziantep, Turkey and the description of Brevitentaculum antebum n. g., n. sp.
European Journal of Protistology 56 (2016) 26-31 Abstract/Download

F.K. Harich & A.C. Treydte
Mammalian wildlife diversity in rubber and oil palm plantations
CAB Reviews 11 (2016) e20 Abstract/Download

F.K. Harich, A.C. Treydte, J.O. Ogutu, J.E. Roberts, C. Savini, J.M. Bauer & T. Savini
Seed dispersal potential of Asian elephants
Acta Oecologica 77 (2016) 144-151 Abstract/Download

Matt Hartley
Assessing risk factors for reproductive failure and associated welfare impacts in elephants in European zoos
Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research 4 (2016) 127-138 Abstract/Download

M. Hartley & C. Stanley
Survey of reproduction and calf rearing in Asian and African elephants in Europe
Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research 4 (2016) 139-146 Abstract/Download

L.E. Highfill, J.M. Spencer, O. Fad & A.M. Arnold
Performance on a means end task by Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) in a positive reinforcement-based protected contact setting
International Journal of Comparative Psychology 29 (2016) 

M.R. Holdgate, C.L. Meehan, J.N. Hogan, L.J. Miller, J. Rushen, A.M. de Passillé, J. Soltis, J. Andrews & D.J. Shepherdson
Recumbence behavior in zoo elephants: Determination of patterns and frequency of recumbent rest and associated environmental and social factors
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0153301

M.R. Holdgate, C.L. Meehan, J.N. Hogan, L.J. Miller, J. Soltis, J. Andrews & D.J. Shepherdson
Walking behavior of zoo elephants: Associations between GPS-measured daily walking distances and environmental factors, social factors, and welfare indicators
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0150331

A. Houssaye, K. Waskow, S. Hayashi, R. Cornette, A.H. Lee & J.R. Hutchinson
Biomechanical evolution of solid bones in large animals: A microanatomical investigation
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 117 (2016) 350-371 Abstract/Download

A.S. Jacob, E.J. Busby, A.D. Levy, N. Komm & C.G. Clark
Expanding the Entamoeba universe: New hosts yield novel ribosomal lineages
Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 63 (2016) 69-78 Abstract/Download

Ritesh Joshi
Mammalian fauna of Rajaji National Park, India: A review on ecological observations and checklist
Check List 12 (2016) e1892 Abstract/Download

K.K. Karanth
Wildlife in the matrix: Spatio-temporal patterns of herbivore occurrence in Karnataka, India
Environmental Management 57 (2016) 189-206 Abstract/Download

S. Kaye, N. Abou-Madi & D.J. Fletcher
Effect of ε-aminocaproic acid on fibrinolysis in plasma of Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 397-404 Abstract/Download

R. Kendall, L. Howard, N. Masters & R. Grant
The impact of elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus on the captive Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) population of the United Kingdom and Ireland (1995-2013)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 405-418 Abstract/Download

C. Kevrekidis & D. Mol
A new partial skeleton of Elephas (Palaeoloxodon) antiquus Falconer and Cautley, 1847 (Proboscidea, Elephantidae) from Amyntaio, Macedonia, Greece
Quaternary International 406 (2016) 35-56 Abstract/Download

T. Kitpipit, P. Thanakiatkrai, K. Penchart, K. Ouithavon, C. Satasook & A. Linacre
Ivory species identification using electrophoresis-based techniques
Electrophoresis 37 (2016) 3068-3075 Abstract/Download

R.K. Koirala, W. Ji, A. Aryal, J. Rothman & D. Raubenheimer
Dispersal and ranging patterns of the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) in relation to their interactions with humans in Nepal
Ethology Ecology & Evolution 28 (2016) 221-231 Abstract/Download

R.K. Koirala, D. Raubenheimer, A. Aryal, M.L. Pathak & W. Ji
Feeding preferences of the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) in Nepal
BMC Ecology 16 (2016) e54 Abstract/Download

Helen Kopnina
Wild animals and justice: The case of the dead elephant in the room
Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy 19 (2016) 219-235 Abstract/Download

J. Kottwitz, M. Boothe, R. Harmon, S.B. Citino, J.R. Zuba, & D.M. Boothe
Results of the megavertebrate analgesia survey: Elephants and rhino
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 301-310 Abstract/Download

N. Kraiwong, P. Sanyathitiseree, K. Boonprasert, P. Diskul, P. Charoenphan, W. Pintawong & A. Thayananuphat
Anterior ocular abnormalities of captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus indicus) in Thailand
Veterinary Ophthalmology 19 (2016) 269-274 Abstract/Download

M. Lahdenperä, K.U. Mar & V. Lummaa
Short-term and delayed effects of mother death on calf mortality in Asian elephants
Behavioral Ecology 27 (2016) 166-174 Abstract/Download

M. Lahdenperä, K.U. Mar & V. Lummaa
Nearby grandmother enhances calf survival and reproduction in Asian elephants
Scientific Report 6 (2016) e27213 Abstract/Download

N. Lakshminarayanan, K.K. Karanth, V.R. Goswami, S. Vaidyanathan & K.U. Karanth
Determinants of dry season habitat use by Asian elephants in the Western Ghats of India
Journal of Zoology 298 (2016) 169-177 Abstract/Download

M. Lev & R. Barkai
Elephants are people, people are elephants: Human–proboscideans similarities as a case for cross cultural animal humanization in recent and Paleolithic times
Quaternary International 406 (2016) 239-245 Abstract/Download

L.E. Ling, M. Ariffin & L.A. Manaf
A qualitative analysis of the main threats to Asian elephant conservation
Gajah 44 (2016) 16-22

P.D. Ling, S.Y. Long, A. Fuery, R.-S. Peng, S.Y. Heaggans, X. Qin, K.C. Worley, S. Dugan & G.S. Hayward
Complete genome sequence of elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus 4, the first example of a GC-rich branch proboscivirus
mSphere 1 (2016) e00081-15 Abstract/Download

P. Liu, H. Wen, L. Lin, J. Liu & L. Zhang
Habitat evaluation for Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) in Lincang: Conservation planning for an extremely small population of elephants in China
Biological Conservation 198 (2016) 113-121 Abstract/Download

C. Lowe & U. Münster
The viral creep. Elephants and herpes in times of extinction
Environmental Humanities 8 (2016) 118-142 Abstract/Download

D.E. Lukacs, M. Poulin, H. Besenthal, O.C. Fad, S.P. Miller, J.L. Atkinson & E.J. Finegan
Diurnal and nocturnal activity time budgets of Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) in a zoological park
Animal Behavior and Cognition 3 (2016) 63-77 Abstract/Download

T. Mabeluanga, A.V. Dilip Kumar, A. Gayathri & A. Krishnan
Influence of elephant-human interactions on agrarian communities in the Bengaluru-Bannerghatta Landscape – A perspective survey
Gajah 45 (2016) 28-32

K. Manoj, R. Raghavan & B. Allwin
Assessment of the distribution of herbivores in the elephant corridors, Mettupalayam Forest Range, Tamil Nadu, India
Poultry, Fisheries & Wildlife Sciences 4 (2016) e165 Abstract/Download

C.L. Meehan, J.N. Hogan, M.K. Bonaparte-Saller & J.A. Mench
Housing and social environments of African (Loxodonta africana) and Asian (Elephas maximus) elephants in North American zoos 
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0146703 Abstract/Download

C.L. Meehan, J.A. Mench, K. Carlstead & J.N. Hogan
Determining connections between the daily lives of zoo elephants and their welfare: An epidemiological approach
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0158124 Abstract/Download

M.A. Miller, J.N. Hogan & C.L. Meehan
Housing and demographic risk factors impacting foot and musculoskeletal health in African elephants [Loxodonta africana] and Asian elephants [Elephas maximus] in North American zoos
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0155223 Abstract/Download

K. Mizuno, N. Irie, M. Hiraiwa-Hasegawa & N. Kutsukake
Asian elephants acquire inaccessible food by blowing
Animal Cognition 19 (2016) 215-222 Abstract/Download

K.A. Morfeld, C.L. Meehan, J.N. Hogan & J.L. Brown
Assessment of body condition in African (Loxodonta africana) and Asian (Elephas maximus) elephants in North American zoos and management practices associated with high body condition scores
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0155146 Abstract/Download

A.M. Moßbrucker, C.H. Fleming, M.A. Imron, S. Pudyatmoko & Sumardi
AKDEC home range size and habitat selection of Sumatran elephants
Wildlife Research 43 (2016) 566-575 Abstract/Download

A.M. Moßbrucker, M.A. Imron, S. Pudyatmoko, P.-H. Pratje & Sumardi
Modeling the fate of Sumatran elephants in Bukit Tigapuluh Indonesia: Research needs & implications for population management
Jurnal Ilmu Kehutanan 10 (2016) 5-18 Abstract/Download

U. Münster
Working for the forest: The ambivalent intimacies of human–elephant collaboration in South Indian wildlife conservation
Ethnos: Journal of Anthropology 81 (2016) 425-447 Abstract/Download

K. Nganvongpanit, J.L. Brown, K. Buddhachat, C. Somgird & C. Thitaram
Elemental analysis of Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) teeth using X-ray fluorescence and a comparison to other species
Biological Trace Element Research 170 (2016) 94-105 Abstract/Download

K. Nganvongpanit, K. Buddhachat, S. Klinhom, P. Kaewmong, C. Thitaram & P. Mahakkanukrauh
Determining comparative elemental profile using handheld X-ray fluorescence in humans, elephants, dogs, and dolphins: Preliminary study for species identification
Forensic Science International 263 (2016) 101-106 Abstract/Download

C.M.-C. Oelrichs, D.J. Lloyd & L. Christidis
Strategies for mitigating forest arson and elephant conflict in Way Kambas National Park, Sumatra, Indonesia
Tropical Conservation Science 9 (2016) 565-583 Abstract/Download

Zaw Min Oo, et al.
Surgical treatment of a cervico-vaginal prolapse in an elephant in Myanmar
Gajah 44 (2016) 36-39

A.K. Pachoni, S.B. Shing, P. Boro, S. Ali & R.K. Tiwari
Successful treatment of a gunshot injury in a juvenile elephant
Gajah 45 (2016) 39-40

N.C. Palei & L.A.K. Singh
Human-elephant conflict in Baripada Forest Division, Odisha, India
Gajah 44 (2016) 33-35

G. Pant, M. Dhakal, N.M.B. Pradhan, F. Leverington & M. Hockings
Nature and extent of human–elephant Elephas maximus conflict in central Nepal
Oryx 50 (2016) 724-731 Abstract/Download

S. Paudel, J.L. Brown, S. Thapaliya, I.P. Dhakal, S.K. Mikota, K.P. Gairhe, M. Shimozuru & T. Tsubota
Comparison of cortisol and thyroid hormones between tuberculosis-suspect and healthy elephants of Nepal
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 78 (2016) 1713-1716 Abstract/Download

S. Paudel, M.A. Villanueva, S.K. Mikota, C. Nakajima, K.P. Gairhe, S. Subedi, N. Rayamajhi, M. Sashika, M. Shimozuru, T. Matsuba, Y. Suzuki & T. Tsubota
Development and evaluation of an interferon-γ release assay in Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 78 (2016) 1117-1121 Abstract/Download

O. Phuphisut, W. Maipanich, S. Pubampen, M. Yindee, N. Kosoltanapiwat, S. Nuamtanong, A. Ponlawat & P. Adisakwattana
Molecular identification of the strongyloid nematode Oesophagostomum aculeatum in the Asian wild elephant Elephas maximus
Journal of Helminthology 90 (2016) 434-440 Abstract/Download

V. Ponnusamy, P. Chackrapani, T.W. Lim, S. Saaban & A. Campos-Arceiz
Farmers’ perceptions and attitudes towards government-constructed electric fences in Peninsular Malaysia
Gajah 45 (2016) 4-11

D.M. Powell & C. Vitale
Behavioral changes in female Asian elephants when given access to an outdoor yard overnight
Zoo Biology 35 (2016) 298–303 Abstract/Download

N.A. Prado-Oviedo, M.K. Bonaparte-Saller, E.J. Malloy, C.L. Meehan, J.A. Mench, K. Carlstead & J.L. Brown
Evaluation of demographics and social life events of Asian (Elephas maximus) and African elephants (Loxodonta africana) in North American zoos
PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0154750 Abstract/Download

T.G.S.L. Prakash & K.A.U. Kumarathunga
A case study of wild Asian elephant attacks on foreign tourists in Sri Lanka
Gajah 45 (2016) 33-34

T. Pursell, J. Tan, R.S. Peng & P.D. Ling
Generation and validation of new quantitative real time PCR assays to detect elephant endotheliotropic herpesviruses 1A, 1B, and 4
Journal of Virological Methods 237 (2016) 138-142 Abstract/Download

P.G.A. Pushpakumara, R.C. Rajapakse, B.M.A.O. Perera & J.L. Brown
Reproductive performance of the largest captive Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) population in Sri Lanka
Animal Reproduction Science 174 (2016) 93-99 Abstract/Download

J.-P. Puyravaud, S. Puyravaud & P. Davidar
Can a wild Asian elephant change its interaction patterns with humans?
Gajah 44 (2016) 30-32

J.-P. Puyravaud & P. Davidar
Culling of Asian elephants and overextension of population modelling
Biological Conservation 201 (2016) 423 Abstract/Download

X. Qiao, J. Hu, D. Wu, L. Wei, Y. Yang, J. Chen, B. Mi & S.Q. Yang
Isolation and identification of Microsporum canis from Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) in the Chongqing Zoo, China
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 844-845 Abstract/Download

R.M.W. Rathnayake
Pricing the enjoyment of ‘elephant watching’ at the Minneriya National Park in Sri Lanka: An analysis using CVM
Tourism Management Perspectives 18 (2016) 26-33 Abstract/Download

D.J. Richmond, M.-H.S. Sinding & M.T.P. Gilbert
The potential and pitfalls of de-extinction
Zoologica Scripta 45 (2016) 22-36 Abstract/Download

H.S. Riddle & Z.M. Oo
Asian mahout partnerships working for conservation
Gajah 45 (2016) 41-43

C.K. Rohini, T. Aravindan, K.S.A. Das & P.A. Vinayan
Patterns of human-wildlife conflict and people’s perception towards compensation program in Nilambur, Southern Western Ghats, India
Conservation Science 4 (2016) 1-6 Abstract/Download

C.K. Rohini, T. Aravindan, K.S.A. Das & P.A. Vinayan
Human-elephant conflict around North and South Forest Divisions of Nilambur, Kerala, India
Gajah 45 (2016) 20-27

C.K. Rohini, T. Aravindan, P.A. Vinayan, M. Ashokkumar & K.S. Anoop Das
An assessment of human-elephant conflict and associated ecological and demographic factors in Nilambur, Western Ghats of Kerala, southern India
Journal of Threatened Taxa 8 (2016) 8970-8976 Abstract/Download

S.J. Sander, J.L. Siegal-Willott, J. Ziegler, E. Lee, L. Tell & S. Murray
Pharmacokinetics of a single dose of metronidazole after rectal administration in captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47 (2016) 1-5 Abstract/Download

K. Seilern-Moy, M.F. Bertelsen, P.S. Leifsson, K.L. Perrin, J. Haycock & A. Dastjerdi
Fatal elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus-1 and 4 co-infection in a juvenile Asian elephant in Europe
JMM Case Reports (2015) Abstract/Download

K. Seilern-Moy, K. Darpel, F. Steinbach & A. Dastjerdi
Distribution and load of elephant endotheliotropic herpesviruses in tissues from associated fatalities of Asian elephants
Virus Research 220 (2016) 91-96 Abstract/Download

N. Sekar, X. Giam, N.P. Sharma & R. Sukumar
How much Dillenia indica seed predation occurs from Asian elephant dung?
Acta Oecologica 70 (2016) 53-59 Abstract/Download

P. Sinphithakkul, N. Klangkaew, P. Sanyathitiseree, M. Giorgi, S. Kumagai, A. Poapolathep & S. Poapolathep
Pharmacokinetics of amoxicillin trihydrate in male Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) following intramuscular administration
Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 39 (2016) 287-291 Abstract/Download

C. Somgird, P. Homkong, S. Sripiboon, J.L. Brown, T.A.E. Stout, B. Colenbrander, S. Mahasawangkul & C. Thitaram
Potential of a gonadotropin-releasing hormone vaccine to suppress musth in captive male Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)
Animal Reproduction Science 164 (2016) 111-120 Abstract/Download

C. Somgird, S. Sripiboon, S. Mahasawangkul, K. Boonprasert, J.L. Brown, T.A.E. Stout, B. Colenbrander & C. Thitaram
Differential testosterone response to GnRH-induced LH release before and after musth in adult Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) bulls
Theriogenology 85 (2016) 1225-1232 Abstract/Download

M. Songer, M. Aung, T.D. Allendorf, J.M. Calabrese & P. Leimgruber
Drivers of change in Myanmar’s wild elephant distribution
Tropical Conservation Science (2016) Oct-Dec Abstract/Download

S. Sripiboon, B. Jackson, W. Ditcham, C. Holyoake, I. Robertson, C. Thitaram, P. Tankaew, P. Letwatcharasarakul & K. Warren
Molecular characterisation and genetic variation of elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus infection in captive young Asian elephants in Thailand
Infection, Genetics and Evolution 44 (2016) 487-494 Abstract/Download

R. Srivastava & R. Tyagi
Wildlife corridors in India: Viable legal tools for species conservation?
Environmental Law Review 18 (2016) 205-223 Abstract/Download

Raman Sukumar
Iconic fauna of heritage significance in India
Indian Journal of History of Science 51 (2016) 369-379 Abstract/Download

M. Sulak, L. Fong, K. Mika, S. Chigurupati, L. Yon, N.P. Mongan, R.D. Emes & V.J. Lynch
TP53 copy number expansion is associated with the evolution of increased body size and an enhanced DNA damage response in elephants
eLife 5 (2016) e11994 Abstract/Download

H.V.W. Suranga, A. Dangolla, C. Rajapakshe & R.P.V.J. Rajapakse
Morphology and prevalence of the louse Haematomyzus elephantis in captive Asian elephants in Sri Lanka
Gajah 44 (2016) 40-42

S.K. Swami, A. Vijay, G. Nagarajan, R. Kaur & M. Srivastava
Molecular characterization of pro-inflammatory cytokines interleukin-1β and interleukin-8 in Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Animal Biotechnology 27 (2016) 66-76 Abstract/Download

N. Thongtip, B. Lorsunyaluck, M. Sukmak, S. Chaichanathong, & P. Sunyathitiseree
Urethral rupture and leakage following prolonged surgical removal of urethral and bladder stones by episiotomy and urethrotomy in female Asian elephant (Elephas Maximus): A case report
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine 46 (2016) 325-329 Abstract/Download

V. Thuppil & R.G. Coss
Playback of felid growls mitigates crop-raiding by elephants Elephas maximus in southern India
Oryx 50 (2016) 329-335 Abstract/Download

V. Varadharajan, T. Krishnamoorthy & B. Nagarajan
Prevalence of stereotypies and its possible causes among captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) in Tamil Nadu, India
Applied Animal Behaviour Science 174 (2016) 137-146 Abstract/Download

R. Vézina-Audette, C. Herry, P. Burns, M. Frasch, E. Chave & C. Theoret
Heart rate variability in relation to stress in the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Canadian Veterinary Journal 57 (2016) 289-292 Abstract/Download

T.N.C. Vidya
Evolutionary history and population genetic structure of Asian elephants in India
Indian Journal of History of Science 51 (2016) 391-405 Abstract/Download

Geoffrey Wandesforde-Smith
Looking for law in all the wrong places? Dying elephants, evolving treaties, and empty threats
Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy 19 (2016) 365-381 Abstract/Download

K.A. Weston-Ford, M.L. Moseley, L.J. Hall, N.P. Marsh, R.M. Morgan & L.P. Barron
The retrieval of fingerprint friction ridge detail from elephant ivory using reduced-scale magnetic and non-magnetic powdering materials
Science & Justice 56 (2016) 1-8 Abstract/Download

M.P.B. Wijayagunawardane, R.V. Short, T.S. Samarakone, K.B.M. Nishany, H. Harrington, B.V.P. Perera, R. Rassool & E.P. Bittner
The use of audio playback to deter crop-raiding Asian elephants
Wildlife Society Bulletin 40 (2016) 375-379 Abstract/Download

E.P. Wong, L. Yon, R. Purcell, S.L. Walker, N. Othman, S. Saaban & A. Campos-Arceiz
Concentrations of faecal glucocorticoid metabolites in Asian elephant's dung are stable for up to 8 h in a tropical environment
Conservation Physiology 4 (2016) cow070 Abstract/Download

Y. Yakubu, B.L. Ong, Z. Zakaria, L. Hassan, A.R. Mutalib, Y.F. Ngeow, K. Verasahib & M.F.A.A. Razak
Evidence and potential risk factors of tuberculosis among captive Asian elephants and wildlife staff in Peninsular Malaysia
Preventive Veterinary Medicine 125 (2016) 147-153 Abstract/Download

S. Yamamoto-Ebina, S. Saaban, A. Campos-Arceiz & S. Takatsuki
Food habits of Asian elephants Elephas maximus in a rainforest of Northern Peninsular Malaysia
Mammal Study 41 (2016) 155-161 Abstract/Download

S. Ziegler, S. Merker, B. Streit, M. Boner & D.E. Jacob
Towards understanding isotope variability in elephant ivory to establish isotopic profiling and source-area determination
Biological Conservation 197 (2016) 154-163 Abstract/Download

A. Zlot, J. Vines, L. Nystrom, L. Lane, H. Behm, J. Denny, M. Finnegan, T. Hostetler, G. Matthews, T. Storms & E. DeBess
Diagnosis of tuberculosis in three zoo elephants and a human contact — Oregon, 2013
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 64 (2016) 1398-1402 Abstract/Download

A. Zachariah & H.S. Riddle
Regional Asian elephant and tiger veterinary workshop in Kerala, India
Gajah 45 (2016) 44-45