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Blanford's foxes: Evolution, behavioural ecology, and conservation of Blanford's foxes

Eli Geffen

in The Biology and Conservation of Wild Canids

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198515562
eISBN:
9780191705632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198515562.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

While the morphology typical of canids adapts them to endurance running, and consequently to life in open habitats, a few species have specialized to other habitats such as rainforests, or even to ... More


Foxes in the landscape: ecology and sociality

David W. Macdonald, Patrick Doncaster, Malcolm Newdick, Heribert Hofer, Fiona Mathews, and Paul J. Johnson

in Wildlife Conservation on Farmland Volume 2: Conflict in the countryside

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198745501
eISBN:
9780191821776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198745501.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Ecology

The red fox Vulpes vulpes is found over much of the planet, and with a degree of ecological flexibility which is closely linked to its dietary breadth. Exploration of fox ecology, made possible by ... More


Red foxes: The behavioural ecology of red foxes in urban Bristol

Philip J. Baker and Stephen Harris

in The Biology and Conservation of Wild Canids

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198515562
eISBN:
9780191705632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198515562.003.0012
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

The red fox (Vulpes vulpes) is the most widely distributed extant canid species, and is present in a broad range of habitats ranging from arctic tundra to deserts to city suburbs. Throughout its ... More


Foxes in the landscape: hunting, control, and economics

David W. Macdonald and Paul J. Johnson

in Wildlife Conservation on Farmland Volume 2: Conflict in the countryside

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198745501
eISBN:
9780191821776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198745501.003.0003
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Ecology

Foxhunting in the UK illustrates many of the social complexities surrounding attitudes to pest species and to hunting. The acceptability of foxhunting and other control methods depends on foxes’ ... More


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