Adams NE, Inoue K, Soloman NG, Berg DJ, Keane B (2017) Range-wide microsatellite analysis of the genetic population structure of prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster). American Midland Naturalist 177:183–199. DOI:

Arbogast BS, Schumacher KI, Kerhoulas NJ, Bidlack AL, Cook JA, Kenagy GJ (2017) Genetic data reveal a cryptic species of New World flying squirrel: Glaucomys oregonensis. Journal of Mammalogy 98(4):1027-1041. DOI:

Gutierrez EE, Pine RH (2017) Specimen collection crucial to taxonomy. Science 355(6331):1275. DOI:

Gutiérrez EE, Helgen KM, McDonough MM, Bauer F, Hawkins MTR, Escobedo-Morales LA, Patterson BD, Maldonado JE (2017) A gene-tree test of the traditional taxonomy of American deer: the importance of voucher specimens, geographic data, and dense sampling. ZooKeys 697:87–131. DOI:

Demos TC, Achmadi AS, Handika H, Maharadatunkamsi, Rowe KC, Esselstyn JA (2017) A new species of shrew (Soricomorpha: Crocidura) from Java, Indonesia possible character displacement despite interspecific gene flow. Journal of Mammalogy 98:183–193. DOI:

Garrison GE, Zecchini Gebin JC, Penner JF, Jacobson FE, Eifler MA, Eifler DA (2017) Intraspecific variation in habitat use and movement in long-nosed leopard lizards, Gambelia wislizenii. Southwestern Naturalist 62(3):187-192. DOI:

Eifler MA, Marchand R, Eifler DA, Malela K (2017) Habitat use and activity patterns in the nocturnal gecko, Chondrodactylus turneri. Herpetologica 73:43-47. DOI:

Evans JS, Eifler DA, Eifler MA (2017) Sand-diving as an escape tactic in the lizard Meroles anchietae. Journal of Arid Environments 140:1-5. DOI:

Hurtado N, Pacheco V (2017) Revision of Neacomys spinosus (Thomas, 1882) (Rodentia: Cricetidae) with emphasis on Peruvian populations and the description of a new species. Zootaxa, 4242(3):401–440.

Koprowski JL, Nieto-Montes de Oca A, Palmer GH, Ramos-Lara N, Timm RM (2017) Sciurus aureogaster (Rodentia: Sciuridae). Mammalian Species 49(951):81–92. DOI:

Matson JO, Ordóñez-Garza N (2017) The taxonomic status of long-tailed shrews (Mammalia: genus Sorex) from nuclear central America. Zootaxa 4236(3):461-483. DOI:

Norman LEY, Friesen TM, Alix C, O’Rourke MJE, Mason OK (2017) An early Inupiaq occupation: observations on a Thule house from Cape Espenberg, Alaska. Open Archaeology 3(1): 17-48. DOI:

Pine RH, Gutierrez EE (2017) What is an ‘extant’ type specimen? Problems arising from naming mammalian species-group taxa without preserved types. Mammal Review 48:12–23. DOI:

Pine RH, Mack AL, Timm RM (2017) Marsupials and rodents of the Admiralty Islands, Papua New Guinea. Occasional Papers, Museum of Texas Tech University 352:1–28. DOI:

Ripple, W. J. et al. 2017. World scientists’ warning to humanity: A second notice. BioScience, 76(12):1026–1028. DOI:

Steppan SJ, Shenk JJ (2017) Muroid rodent phylogenetics: 900-species tree reveals increasing diversification rates. PLoS ONE 12(8): e0183070. DOI:

Tague RG (2017) Sacral variability in tailless species: Homo sapiens and Ochotona princeps. Anatomical Record 300:798–809. DOI:

Velazco, PM, Soto-Centeno JA, Fleck DW, Voss RS, Simmons NB (2017) A new species of nectar-feeding bat of the genus Hsunycteris (Phyllostomidae: Lonchophyllinae) from northeastern Peru. American Museum Novitates 3881, 26 pp.

Woodman N, Timm RM (2017) A new species of small-eared shrew in the Cryptotis thomasi species group from Costa Rica (Eulipotyphla: Soricidae). Mammal Research 62(2):89-101. DOI:


Bennett D, Campbell G, Timm RM (2016) The dogs of Roman Vindolanda: Morphometric techniques useful in differentiating domestic and wild canids. Archaeofauna 26:79–106. []

Bennett D, Timm RM (2016) The dogs of Roman Vindolanda, Part II: Time-stratigraphic occurrence, ethnographic comparisons, and biotype reconstruction. Archaeofauna 26:107–126. []

Ceríacol LMP, Gutiérrez EE, Dubois A (2016) Photography-based taxonomy is inadequate, unnecessary, and potentially harmful for biological sciences. Zootaxa 4196(3):435–445. DOI:

Eifler D, Eifler M, Malela K, Childers J (2016) Social networks in the Little Scrub Island ground lizard (Ameiva corax). Journal of Ethology 34(3):343-348. DOI:

Garrison G, Phillips M, Eifler M, Eifler D (2016) Intraspecific variation in opportunistic use of trophic resources by the lizard Ameiva corax (Squamata: Teiidae). Amphibia-Reptilia 37:331-334. DOI:

Jacobson F, Garrison G, Penner J, Zecchini Gebin J, Eifler M, Eifler D (2016) Escape behaviour in the leopard lizard (Gambelia wislizenii): effects of starting distance and sex. Amphibia-Reptilia 37:320-324. DOI:

McClearn D et al. (2016) The Caribbean lowland evergreen moist and wet forests. Pp. 527–587, in Costa Rica ecosystems. M. Kappelle (ed.). University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois, 744 pp.

Melin AD, Wells K, Moritz GL, Kistler L, Orkin JD, Timm RM, Bernard H, Lakim MB, Perry GH, Kawamura S, Dominy NJ (2016) Euarchontan opsin variation brings new focus to Primate origins. Molecular Biology and Evolution 33(4):1029–1041. []

Pavan AC, Marroig G (2016) Integrating multiple evidences in taxonomy: species diversity and phylogeny of mustached bats (Mormoopidae: Pteronotus). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 103:184-198.

Pavan SE, Jansa SA, Voss RS (2016) Spatiotemporal diversification of a low-vagility Neotropical vertebrate clade (short-tailed opossums, Didelphidae: Monodelphis). Journal of Biogeography 43:1299-1309. DOI:

Romero A, Timm RM, Gerow KG, McClearn D (2016) Non-volant mammalian populations in primary and secondary Neotropical rainforests as revealed by transect surveys. Journal of Mammalogy 97(2):331–346 (+ cover image). DOI:

Sikes RS, Bryan JA, Byman D, Danielson BJ, Eggleston J, Gannon MR, Gannon WL, Hale DW, Jesmer B, Odell DK, Olson LE, Stevens RD, Timm RM, Trewhitt SA, Willoughby JR (2016) 2016 Guidelines of the American Society of Mammalogists for the use of wild mammals in research. Journal of Mammalogy 97(3):663–688. DOI:

Spradley JP, Glander KE, Kay RF (2016) Dust in the wind: how climate variables and volcanic dust affect rates of tooth wear in Central American howling monkeys. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 159:210-222.

Tague RG (2016) Pelvic sexual dimorphism among species monomorphic in body size: relationship to relative newborn body mass. Journal of Mammalogy 97(2):503-517. DOI:

Timm RM, Weijola V, Aplin KP, Donnellan SC, Flannery TF, Thomson V, Pine RH (2016) A new species of Rattus (Rodentia: Muridae) from Manus Island, Papua New Guinea. Journal of Mammalogy 97(3):861–878. DOI:


Cudworth NL, Grenier MB (2015) Thomomys clusius (Rodentia: Geomyidae). Mammalian Species 47(923):57-62.

Dittmer DE, Eifler MA, Eifler DA (2015) Reptiles, rarely seen amphibians and rainfall: the trifecta of optimal herping in the Outback. IRCF Reptiles & Amphibians 22(3):111–125 (

Escudero Duch C, Williams RAJ, Timm RM, Perez-Tris J, Benitez L (2015) A Century of Shope Papillomavirus in Museum Rabbit Specimens. PLoS ONE 10(7):e0132172. DOI:

Frey JK (2015) Variation in phenology of hibernation and reproduction in the endangered New Mexico meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius luteus). PeerJ 3:e1138. DOI:

Giarla TC, Esselstyn JA (2015) The challenges of resolving a rapid, recent radiation: empirical and simulated phylogenomics of Philippine shrews. Systematic Biology 64(5):727-740. DOI:

Pavan SE (2015) A new species of Monodelphis (Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae) from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. American Museum Novitates 3832, 15 pp.

Quiroga-Carmona M, Woodman N (2015) A new species of Cryptotis (Mammalia, Eulipotyphla, Soricidae) from the Sierra de Perijá, Venezuelan-Colombian Andes. Journal of Mammalogy 96(4):800-809. DOI:

Timm RM, Cartes JL, Ruiz-Díaz M, Zárate R, Pine RH (2015) Distribution and ecology of squirrels (Rodentia: Sciuridae) in Paraguay, with first country records for Sciurus ignites. The Southwestern Naturalist 60:121–127. DOI:

Woodman N (2015). Morphological variation among broad-clawed shrews (Mammalia: Eulipotyphla: Soricidae: Cryptotis Pomel, 1848) from highlands of western Honduras, with descriptions of three new cryptic species. Annals of the Carnegie Museum 83(2):95-119.


Brown RM, Weghorst JA, Olson KV, Duya MRM, Barley AJ, et al. (2014) Conservation genetics of the Philippine tarsier: cryptic genetic variation restructures conservation priorities for an island archipelago primate. PLoS ONE 9(8):e104340. DOI:

Guevara L, Sanchez-Cordero V, León-Paniagua L, Woodman N (2014) A new species of small-eared shrew (Mammalia, Eulipotyphla, Cryptotis) from the Lacandona rain forest, Mexico. Journal of Mammalogy 95(4):739-753. DOI:

LaVal RK, Timm RM (2014) Mamíferos de Monteverde—2014. In Monteverde: Ecology and conservation of a tropical cloud forest (N. M. Nadkarni and N. T. Wheelwright, eds.). Oxford University Press, New York.

Maher SP, Timm, RM (2014) Patterns of host and flea communities along an elevational gradient. Canadian Journal of Zoology 92(5). [pdf:]

Parlos JA, Timm RM, Swier VJ, Zeballos H, Baker RJ (2014) Evaluation of the paraphyletic assemblage within Lonchophyllinae, with description of a new tribe and genus. Occasional Papers, Museum of Texas Tech University 320:i + 1–23. [pdf:]

Pavan SE, Jansa SA, Voss RS (2014) Molecular phylogeny of short-tailed opossums (Didelphidae: Monodelphis): Taxonomic implications and tests of evolutionary hypotheses. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 79:199-214.


Hafner DJ, Smith AT (2010) Revision of the subspecies of the American pika, Ochotona princeps (Lagomorpha: Ochotonidae). Journal of Mammalogy 91(2):401-471. DOI:

Timm RM (2013) Bibliography of publications from research based on mammal specimens in the University of Kansas Natural History Museum.