Publications on Asian Elephants 2011

A.M.P. Abeysinghe, E. Rajapaksha & A. Dangolla
Stereotypies in Asian elephants during processions in Sri Lanka
Gajah 34 (2011) 56-57 Download PDF (143KB)

M.A. Ahlering, F. Hailer, M.T. Roberts & C. Foley
A simple and accurate method to sex savannah, forest and Asian elephants using noninvasive sampling techniques
Molecular Ecology Resources 11 (2011) 831-834 Abstract/Download

M.A. Ahlering, S. Hedges, A. Johnson, M. Tyson, S.G. Schuttler & L.S. Eggert
Genetic diversity, social structure, and conservation value of the elephants of the Nakai Plateau, Lao PDR, based on non-invasive sampling
Conservation Genetics 12 (2011) 413-422 Abstract/Download

R. Alfred, L. Ambu, S.K.S.S. Nathan & B. Goossens
Current status of Asian elephants in Borneo
Gajah 35 (2011) 29-35 Download PDF (1.4 MB)

G. Areendran, K. Raj, S. Mazumdar, M. Munsi, H. Govil & P.K. Sen
Geospatial modeling to assess elephant habitat suitability and corridors in northern Chhattisgarh, India
Tropical Ecology 52 (2011) 275-283 Abstract/Download

W. Azmi & D. Gunaryadi
Current status of Asian elephants in Indonesia
Gajah 35 (2011) 55-61 Download PDF (643 KB)

P. Bal, C.D. Nath, K.M. Nanaya, C.G. Kushalappa & C. Garcia
Elephants also like coffee: Trends and drivers of human–elephant conflicts in coffee agroforestry landscapes of Kodagu, Western Ghats, India
Environmental Management 47 (2011) 789–801 Abstract/Download

N. Baskaran, S. Varma, C.K. Sar & R. Sukumar
Current status of Asian elephants in India
Gajah 35 (2011) 47-54 Download PDF (377) KB)

P. Bhatt, N.M.B. Pradhan, & P. Wegge
Seed dispersal by megaherbivores: do Asian elephants disperse Mallotus philippinensis, a main food tree in northern India and Nepal?
Journal of Natural History 45 (2011) 915–921 Abstract/Download

M. Buckley, N. Larkin & M. Collins
Mammoth and Mastodon collagen sequences; survival and utility
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75 (2011) 2007–2016 Abstract/Download

R.W. Burn, F.M. Underwood & J. Blanc
Global trends and factors associated with the illegal killing of elephants: A hierarchical Bayesian analysis of carcass encounter data
PLoS ONE 6 (2011) e24165 Abstract/Download

A. Campos-Arceiz & S. Blake
Megagardeners of the forest - the role of elephants in seed dispersal
Acta Oecologica 37 (2011) 542-553 Abstract/Download

L. Chartier, A. Zimmermann & R.J. Ladle
Habitat loss and human–elephant conflict in Assam, India: does a critical threshold exist?
Oryx 45 (2011) 528–533 Abstract/Download

S.K. Das & S. Chattopadhyay
Human fatalities from wild elephant attacks - A study of fourteen cases
Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine 18 (2011) 154-157 Abstract/Download

T.E. Davies, S. Wilson, N. Hazarika, J. Chakrabarty, D. Das, D.J. Hodgson & A. Zimmermann
Effectiveness of intervention methods against crop-raiding elephants
Conservation Letters 4 (2011) 346-354 Abstract/Download

S. de Silva, A.D.G. Ranjeewa & S. Kryazhimskiy
The dynamics of social networks among female Asian elephants
BMC Ecology 11:17 (2011) Abstract/Download

S. de Silva, A.D.G. Ranjeewa & D. Weerakoon
Demography of Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) at Uda Walawe National Park, Sri Lanka based on identified individuals
Biological Conservation 144 (2011) 1742-1752 Abstract/Download

B. Djordjevic, J. Gudmundsson, A. Pham & T. Wolle
Detecting regular visit patterns
Algorithmica 60 (2011) 829-852 Abstract/Download

M. Doube, M.M. K?osowski, A.M. Wiktorowicz-Conroy, J.R. Hutchinson & S.J. Shefelbine
Trabecular bone scales allometrically in mammals and birds
Proceedings of the Royal Society B 278 (2011) 3067-3073 Abstract/Download

T.L. Dow, I. Holásková & J.L. Brown
Results of the third reproductive assessment survey of north American Asian (Elephas maximus) and African (Loxodonta africana) female elephants
Zoo Biology 30 (2011) 699–711 Abstract/Download

T.L. Dow, W. Roudebush, F.N. Parker & J.L. Brown
Influence of age and gender on secretion of anti-Müllerian hormone in Asian (Elephas maximus) and African (Loxodonta africana) elephants
Theriogenology 75 (2011) 620-627 Abstract/Download

R. Duffy & L. Moore
Global regulations and local practices: the politics and governance of animal welfare in elephant tourism
Journal of Sustainable Tourism 19 (2011) 589-604 Abstract/Download

G.A. Dumonceaux, J. St. Leger, J.H. Olsen, M.S. Burton, D. Ashkin & J.N. Maslow
Genitourinary and pulmonary multidrug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 42 (2011) 709-712 Abstract/Download

S.K.K. Ekanayaka, A. Campos-Arceiz, M. Rupasinghe, J. Pastorini & P. Fernando
Patterns of crop raiding by Asian elephants in a human-dominated landscape in Southeastern Sri Lanka
Gajah 34 (2011) 20-25 Download PDF (537 KB)

A. Fangkum & A. Reungsang
Biohydrogen production from sugarcane bagasse hydrolysate by elephant dung: Effects of initial pH and substrate concentration
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2011) 8687-8696 Abstract/Download

P. Fernando, J. Jayewardene, T. Prasad, W. Hendavitharana & J. Pastorini
Current status of Asian elephants in Sri Lanka
Gajah 35 (2011) 93-103 Download PDF (844 KB)

P. Fernando & J. Pastorini
Range-wide status of Asian elephants
Gajah 35 (2011) 15-20 Download PDF (750 KB)

P. Foerder, M. Galloway, T. Barthel, D.E. Moore III & D. Reiss
Insightful problem solving in an Asian elephant
PLoS ONE 6 (2011) e23251 Abstract/Download

K.E. Govoni, D. Goodman, R.M. Maclure, L.M. Penfold & S.A. Zinn
Serum concentrations of insulin-like growth factor-i and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-2 and -3 in eight hoofstock species
Zoo Biology 30 (2011) 275–284 Abstract/Download

T.N.E. Gray & C. Phan
Habitat preferences and activity patterns of the larger mammal community in Phnom Prich Wildlife Sanctuary, Cambodia
The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 59 (2011) 311-318 Abstract/Download

S.K. Gupta, K. Thangaraj & L. Singh
Identification of the source of ivory idol by DNA analysis
Journal of Forensic Sciences 56 (2011) 1343-1345 Abstract/Download

Q. He, Z. Wu, W. Zhou & R. Dong
Perception and attitudes of local communities towards wild elephant-related problems and conservation in Xishuangbanna, Southwestern China
Chinese Geographical Science 21 (2011) 629–636 Abstract/Download

T.B. Hildebrandt, I. Lueders, R. Hermes, F. Goeritz & J. Saragusty
Reproductive cycle of the elephant
Animal Reproduction Science 124 (2011) 176-183 Abstract/Download

J.R. Hutchinson, C. Delmer, C.E. Miller, T. Hildebrandt, A.A. Pitsillides & A. Boyde
From flat foot to fat foot: Structure, ontogeny, function, and evolution of elephant ''sixth toes''
Science 334 (2011) 1699-1703 Abstract/Download

K. Jigme & A.C. Williams
Current status of Asian elephants in Bhutan
Gajah 35 (2011) 25-28 Download PDF (229 KB)

K. Khounboline
Current status of Asian elephants in Lao PDR
Gajah 35 (2011) 62-66 Download PDF (647 KB)

P. Leimgruber, Z.M. Oo, M. Aung, D.S. Kelly, C. Wemmer, B. Senior & M. Songer
Current status of Asian elephants in Myanmar
Gajah 35 (2011) 76-86 Download PDF (897 KB)

P. Locke
The ethnography of captive elephant management in Nepal: A synopsis
Gajah 34 (2011) 32-40 Download PDF (430KB)

C.T. Ly
Current status of Asian elephants in Vietnam
Gajah 35 (2011) 104-109 Download PDF (1.2 MB)

M.A. Islam, S. Mohsanin, G.W. Chowdhury, S.U. Chowdhury, M.A. Aziz, M. Uddin, S. Saif, S. Chakma, R. Akter, I. Jahan & I. Azam
Current status of Asian elephants in Bangladesh
Gajah 35 (2011) 21-24 Download PDF (549 KB)

A. Ito, T. Mishima, K. Nataami, K. Ikec & S. Imai
Infraciliature of eight Triplumaria species (Ciliophora, Entodiniomorphida) from Asian elephants with the description of six new species
European Journal of Protistology 47 (2011) 256–273 Abstract/Download

P. Jepson, M. Barua & K. Buckingham
What is a conservation actor?
Conservation & Society 9 (2011) 229-235 Abstract/Download

P. Jepson, M. Barua, R.J. Ladle & K. Buckingham
Towards an intradisciplinary bio-geography: a response to Lorimer’s ‘lively biogeographies’ of Asian elephant conservation
Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 36 (2011) 170–174 Abstract/Download

S. Kaewmanee, G. Watanabe, M. Kishimoto, W.Z. Jin, Y. Yamamoto, T. Yamamoto, K. Nagaoka, E. Narushima, T. Komiya & K. Taya
Secretion of inhibin during the estrous cycle in the female Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 73 (2011) 77-82 Abstract/Download

M.K. Kay, L. Linke, J. Triantis, M.D. Salman & R. Scott Larsen
Evaluation of DNA extraction techniques for detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis-complex organisms in Asian elephant trunk washes
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 49 (2011) 618-623 Abstract/Download

J.J. Kilburn, K.E. Velguth & K.A. Backues
Suspected seminal vesiculitis in an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 42 (2011) 485-489 Abstract/Download

W.K. Kiso, J.L. Brown, F. Siewerdt, D.L. Schmitt, D. Olson, E.G. Crichton & B.S. Pukazhenthi
Liquid semen storage in elephants (Elephas maximus and Loxodonta africana): Species differences and storage optimization
Journal of Andrology 32 (2011) 420-431 Abstract/Download

M. Kuntner, L.J. May-Collado & I. Agnarsson
Phylogeny and conservation priorities of afrotherian mammals (Afrotheria, Mammalia)
Zoologica Scripta 40 (2011) 1-15 Abstract/Download

E. Latimer, J.-C. Zong, S.Y. Heaggans, L.K. Richman & G.S. Hayward
Detection and evaluation of novel herpesviruses in routine and pathological samples from Asian and African elephants: Identification of two new probosciviruses (EEHV5 and EEHV6) and two new gammaherpesviruses (EGHV3B and EGHV5)
Veterinary Microbiology 147 (2011) 28-41 Abstract/Download

I. Lueders, K. Taya, G. Watanabe, Y. Yamamoto, T. Yamamoto, S. Kaewmanee, C.A. Niemuller, C. Gray, W.J. Streich & T.B. Hildebrandt
Role of the double luteinizing hormone peak, luteinizing follicles, and the secretion of inhibin for dominant follicle selection in Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)
Biology of Reproduction 85 (2011) 714-720 Abstract/Download

M. Maltby
Cambodia’s elusive elephants caught mating for the camera
Gajah 34 (2011) 58-60 Download PDF (397 KB)

M. Maltby & G. Bourchier
Current status of Asian elephants in Cambodia
Gajah 35 (2011) 36-42 Download PDF (483 KB)

B.G. Marcot, A. Kumar, G. Talukdar & A.K. Srivastava
Habitat relationship of Asian elephants in shifting-cultivation landscapes of Meghalaya, Northeast India
Gajah 34 (2011) 8-17 Download PDF (336 KB)

N. J. Masters, M.F. Stidworthy, D.J. Everest, A. Dastjerdi & S. Bäulmer
Detection of EGHV-5 in a self-limiting papilloma-like lesion in the trunk of an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Veterinary Record 169 (2011) e209 Abstract/Download

S.K. Mikota & J.N. Maslow
Tuberculosis at the human–animal interface: An emerging disease of elephants
Tuberculosis 91 (2011) 208-211 Abstract/Download

M. Mohankumar, B. Ramakrishnan & K. Ramkumar
Opportunistic mating behaviour of an Asian elephant bull
Gajah 34 (2011) 46-48 Download PDF (403 KB)

K. Müller & I. Reiche
Differentiation of archaeological ivory and bone materials by micro-PIXE/PIGE with emphasis on two Upper Palaeolithic key sites: Abri Pataud and Isturitz, France
Journal of Archaeological Science 38 (2011) 3234-3243 Abstract/Download

R. Murphree, J.V. Warkentin, J.R. Dunn, W. Schaffner & T.F. Jones
Elephant-to-human transmission of tuberculosis, 2009
Emerging Infectious Diseases 17 (2011) 366-371 Abstract/Download

L. Natalia, A. Priadi, M. Wahyu, A. Lubis & C. Stremme
ELISA for detecting anti-tetanus antibodies in Sumatran elephants
Gajah 34 (2011) 49-55 Download PDF (631 KB)

J. Pastorini & P. Fernando
Publications on Asian elephants in ‘Gajah’ and other scientific journals
Gajah 35 (2011) 10-14 Download PDF (987 KB)

R. Pillay, A.J.T. Johnsingh, R. Raghunath & M.D. Madhusudan
Patterns of spatiotemporal change in large mammal distribution and abundance in the southern Western Ghats, India
Biological Conservation 144 (2011) 1567–1576 Abstract/Download

J.M. Plotnik, R. Lair, W. Suphachoksahakun & F.B.M. de Waal
Elephants know when they need a helping trunk in a cooperative task
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108 (2011) 5116-5121 Abstract/Download

N.M.B. Pradhan, A.C. Williams & M. Dhakal
Current status of Asian elephants in Nepal
Gajah 35 (2011) 87-92 Download PDF (352 KB)

S. Prasad, A. Witt, A. C. Williams & A. Sitompul
Invasive plant species in Asian elephant habitats
Aliens: The Invasive Species Bulletin 31 (2011) 30-35 Abstract/Download

M.C. Radhakrishnan, T.S. Rajeev & C.N. Radhakrishnan
Job risks and problems of mahouts (elephant keepers) in Kerala, South India
Gajah 34 (2011) 18-19 Download PDF (254 KB)

T. Ramesh, R. Kalle, K. Sankar & Q. Qureshi
Assessment of wild Asiatic elephant (Elephas maximus indicus) body condition by simple scoring method in a tropical deciduous forest of Western Ghats, Southern India
Wildlife Biology in Practice 7 (2011) 47-54 Abstract/Download

H.S. Riddle, A. Rübel, G. Sullivan & E.Y. Jaramillo
The management of Asian elephants in non-range regions
Gajah 35 (2011) 110-114 Download PDF (147 KB)

S. Saaban, N.B. Othman, M.N.B. Yasak, B.M. Nor, A. Zafir & A. Campos-Arceiz
Current status of Asian elephants in Peninsular Malaysia
Gajah 35 (2011) 67-75 Download PDF (528KB)

C. Santiapillai, B. Read, G. Jacobson, S. Wijeyamohan & S. Rambukpotha
A paradigm shift in the management of musth among bull elephants in captivity in Sri Lanka
Ceylon Journal of Science (Biological Sciences) 40 (2011) 25-32 Abstract/Download

A.F. Sitompul, M. Linkie, D. Gunaryadi, E. Purastuti & A. Budiman
Ecosystem restoration concessions: A new strategy for conserving elephant habitat in Sumatra?
Gajah 34 (2011) 26-31 Download PDF (377 KB)

N. Sthitmatee, P. Mahatnirunkul, P. Keawmong, A. Sirimalaisuwan, P. Boontong, S. Rojanasthien & S. Boonmar
Observation of Ruminococcus strains in captive Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine 41 (2011) 267-272 Abstract/Download

S. Thongtipsiridech, P. Imrat, T. Srihawong, S. Mahasawangkul, C. Tirawattanawanich & K. Saikhun
Seminal plasma MDA concentrations correlating negatively with semen quality in Asian elephants
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine 41 (2011) 199-204 Abstract/Download

E. Tsoukala, D. Mol, S. Pappa, E. Vlachos, W. van Logchem, M. Vaxevanopoulos & J. Reumer
Elephas antiquus in Greece: New finds and a reappraisal of older material (Mammalia, Proboscidea, Elephantidae)
Quaternary International 245 (2011) 339-349 Abstract/Download

J.H. van der Kolk, M.J. Hoyer, F.A.L.M. Verstappen, M.S.A.B.I. Wolters, M. Treskes, G.C.M. Grinwis & M.J.L. Kik
Diabetes mellitus in a 50-year-old captive Asian elephant (Elaphas maximus) bull
Veterinary Quarterly 31 (2011) 99–101 Abstract/Download

V. Vanitha, K. Thiyagesan & N. Baskaran
Prevalence of intestinal parasites among captive Asian Elephants Elephas maximus: effect of season, host demography, and management systems in Tamil Nadu, India
Journal of Threatened Taxa 3 (2011) 1527-1534 Abstract/Download

V. Vanitha, K. Thiyagesan & N. Baskaran
Social life of captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) in Southern India: Implications for elephant welfare
Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 14 (2011) 42-58 Abstract/Download

G.R. van Sonsbeek, J.H. van der Kolk, J.P.T.M. van Leeuwen & W. Schaftenaar
Preliminary validation of assays to measure parameters of calcium metabolism in captive Asian and African elephants in western Europe
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 23 (2011) 504-510 Abstract/Download

C.E. Webber, T. Sereivathana, M.P. Maltby & P.C. Lee
Elephant crop-raiding and human–elephant conflict in Cambodia: crop selection and seasonal timings of raids
Oryx 45 (2011) 243-251 Abstract/Download

E.B. Wiedner, N.Y. Takeuchi, R. Isaza & D. Barber
Baseline levels of trace metals in blood of captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 42 (2011) 360-362 Abstract/Download

H. Yong, G.-E. Choi, B.S. Lee, J. Whang & S.J. Shin
Disseminated infection due to Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium in an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 42 (2011) 743-746 Abstract/Download

Y. Yuan, T.-J. Shen, P. Gupta, N.T. Ho, V. Simplaceanu, T.C.S. Tam, M. Hofreiter, A. Cooper, K.L. Campbell & C. Ho
A biochemical-biophysical study of hemoglobins from woolly mammoth, Asian elephant, and humans
Biochemistry 50 (2011) 7350-7360 Abstract/Download

L. Zhang
Current status of Asian elephants in China
Gajah 35 (2011) 43-46 Download PDF (344 KB)