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Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Leonard, Jennifer A., Helgen, Kristofer M., McDonough, Molly M., Rockwood, Larry L. and Maldonado, Jesus E. 2016. Evolutionary history of endemic Sulawesi squirrels constructed from UCEs and mitogenomes sequenced from museum specimens. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 16(1): 1-16. doi:10.1186/s12862-016-0650-z

Neaves, Linda E., Frankham, Greta J., Dennison, Siobhan, FitzGibbon, Sean, Flannagan, Cheyne, Gillett, Amber, Hynes, Emily, Handasyde, Kathrine, Helgen, Kristofer M., Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Greenwood, Alex D., Eldridge, Mark D. B. and Johnson, Rebecca N. 2016. Phylogeography of the Koala, (Phascolarctos cinereus), and Harmonising Data to Inform Conservation. PLOS ONE, 11(9): 1-22. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0162207

Cui, Pin, Löber, Ulrike, Alquezar-Planas, David, Ishida, Yasuko, Courtiol, Alexandre, Timms, Peter, Johnson, Rebecca N., Lenz, Dorina, Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L., Hartman, Stefanie and Greenwood, Alex D. 2016. Comprehensive profiling of retroviral integration sites using target enrichment methods from historical koala samples without an assembled reference genome. PeerJ, 4 doi:10.7717/peerj.1847

Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Helgen, Kristofer M., Maldonado, Jesus E., Rockwood, Larry L., Tsuchiya, Mirian T. N. and Leonard, Jennifer A. 2016. Phylogeny, biogeography and systematic revision of plain long-nosed squirrels (genus Dremomys, Nannosciurinae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 94(Part B): 752-764. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2015.10.023

Campana, Michael G., Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Henson, Lauren H., Stewardson, Kristin, Young, Hillary S., Card, Leah R., Lock, Justin, Agwanda, Bernard, Brinkerhoff, Jory, Gaff, Holly D., Helgen, Kristofer M., Maldonado, Jesús E., McShea, William J. and Fleischer, Robert C. 2016. Simultaneous identification of host, ectoparasite and pathogen DNA via in-solution capture. Molecular Ecology Resources, 16(5): 1224-1239. doi:10.1111/1755-0998.12524

Reynolds, R. P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2016. Foreword. In: Fisher, Robert D. and Ludwig, Craig A., Catalog of Type Specimens of Recent Mammals: Orders Carnivora, Perissodactyla, Artiodactyla, and Cetacea in the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press,(Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 646) pp.1-2.

Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Hofman, Courtney A., Callicrate, Taylor, McDonough, Molly M., Tsuchiya, Mirian T. N., Gutiérrez, Eliécer E., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Maldonado, Jesús E. 2016. In-Solution Hybridization for Mammalian Mitogenome enrichment: Pros, Cons, and Challenges Associated with Multiplexing Degraded DNA. Molecular Ecology Resources, 16(5): 1173-1188. doi:10.1111/1755-0998.12448

Young, Hillary S., Dirzo, Rodolfo, Helgen, Kristofer M., McCauley, Douglas J., Nunn, Charles L., Snyder, Paul, Veblen, Kari E., Zhao, Serena and Ezenwa, Vanessa O. 2016. Large wildlife removal drives immune defence increases in rodents. Functional Ecology, 30(5): 799-807. doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12542

Mason, Victor C., Li, Gang, Minx, Patrick, Schmitz, Jü, Churakov, Gennady, Doronina, Liliya, Melin, Amanda D., Dominy, Nathaniel J., Lim, Norman T. -L, Springer, Mark S., Wilson, Richard K., Warren, Wesley C., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Murphy, William J. 2016. Genomic analysis reveals hidden biodiversity within colugos, the sister group to primates. Science Advances, 2(8) doi:10.1126/sciadv.1600633

Alfano, Niccolò, Michaux, Johan, Morand, Serge, Aplin, Kenneth P., Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Löber, Ulrike, Fabre, Pierre-Henri, Fitriana, Yuli, Semiadi, Gono, Ishida, Yasuko, Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L., Eiden, Maribeth V. and Greenwood, Alex D. 2016. Endogenous Gibbon Ape Leukemia Virus Identified in a Rodent (Melomys burtoni subsp.) from Wallacea (Indonesia). Journal of Virology, 90(18): 8169-8180. doi:10.1128/JVI.00723-16

Guerra, Ana Sofia, Eckerlin, Ralph P., Dowling, Ashley P. G., Durden, Lance A., Robbins, Richard G., Dittmar, Katharina, Helgen, Kristofer M., Agwanda, Bernard, Allan, Brian F., Hedlund, Tyler and Young, Hillary S. 2016. Host–Parasite Associations in Small Mammal Communities in Semiarid Savanna Ecosystems of East Africa. Journal of medical entomology, doi:10.1093/jme/tjw048

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Veatch, E. G. 2015. Recently extinct Australian marsupials and monotremes. In: Wilson, Donald E. and Mittermeier, Russell A., Monotremes and Marsupials. Barcelona: Lynx Editions,(Handbook of Mammals of the World; 5) pp.17-31.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Jackson, S. M. 2015. Family Phalangeridae (Cuscuses, Brush-tailed possums, and Scaly-tailed possum). In: Wilson, Donald E. and Mittermeier, Russell A., Monotremes and Marsupials. Barcelona: Lynx Editions,(Handbook of Mammals of the World; 5) pp.456-497.

Koepfli, Klaus-Peter, Pollinger, John, Godinho, Raquel, Robinson, Jacqueline, Lea, Amanda, Hendricks, Sarah, Schweizer, Rena M, Thalmann, Olaf, Silva, Pedro, Fan, Zhenxin, Yurchenko, Andrey A, Dobrynin, Pavel, Makunin, Alexey, Cahill, James A, Shapiro, Beth, Álvares, Francisco, Brito, José C, Geffen, Eli, Leonard, Jennifer A, Helgen, Kristofer M, Johnson, Warren E, O’Brien, Stephen J, Van Valkenburgh, Blaire and Wayne, Robert K 2015. Genome-wide Evidence Reveals that African and Eurasian Golden Jackals Are Distinct Species. Current Biology, 25(16): 2158-2165. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2015.06.060

Young, Hillary S., Dirzo, Rodolfo, McCauley, Douglas J., Agwanda, Bernard, Cattaneo, Lia, Dittmar, Katharina, Eckerlin, Ralph P., Fleischer, Robert C., Helgen, Lauren E., Hintz, Ashley, Montenieri, John, Zhao, Serena and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. Drivers of intensity and prevalence of flea parasitism on small mammals in East African savanna ecosystems. Journal of Parasitology, 101(3): 327-335. doi:10.1645/14-684.1

McCauley, Douglas J., Salkeld, Daniel J., Young, Hillary S., Makundi, Rhodes, Dirzo, Rodolfo, Eckerlin, Ralph P., Lambin, Eric F., Gaffikin, Lynne, Barry, Michele and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. Effects of Land Use on Plague (Yersinia pestis) Activity in Rodents in Tanzania. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 92(4): 776-783. doi:10.4269/ajtmh.14-0504

Gutiérrez, Eliécer E., Maldonado, Jesús E., Radosavljevic, Aleksandar, Molinari, Jesús, Patterson, Bruce D., Martínez-C, Juan M., Rutter, Amy R., Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Garcia, Franger J. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. The Taxonomic Status of Mazama bricenii and the Significance of the Táchira Depression for Mammalian Endemism in the Cordillera de Mérida, Venezuela. PloS One, 10(6): 1-24. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0129113

Young, Hillary S., McCauley, Douglas J., Dirzo, Rodolfo, Goheen, Jacob R., Agwanda, Bernard, Brook, Cara, Otarola-Castillo, Erik, Ferguson, Adam W., Kinyua, Stephen N., McDonough, Molly M., Palmer, Todd M., Pringle, Robert M., Young, Truman P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2015. Context-dependent effects of large-wildlife declines on small-mammal communities in central Kenya. Ecological Applications, 25(2): 348-360. doi:10.1890/14-0995.1

Ishida, Yasuko, McCallister, Chelsea, Nikolaidis, Nikolas, Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Helgen, Kristofer M., Greenwood, Alex D. and Roca, Alfred L. 2015. Sequence variation of koala retrovirus transmembrane protein p15E among koalas from different geographic regions. Virology, 475: 28-36. doi:10.1016/j.virol.2014.10.036

Heyes, Scott A. and Helgen, Kristofer M. (eds.) 2014. Mammals of Ungava and Labrador: the 1882-1884 fieldnotes of Lucien M. Turner together with Inuit and Innu knowledge Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press. 384 pages.

Almeida, Francisca C., Giannini, Norberto P., Simmons, Nancy B. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2014. Each flying fox on its own branch: a phylogenetic tree for Pteropus and related genera (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 77: 83-95. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2014.03.009

Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Siracusa, Matthew C., Nikolaidis, Nikolas, Ishida, Yasuko, Cui, Pin, Vielgrader, Hanna, Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L. and Greenwood, Alex D. 2014. Hybridization Capture Reveals Evolution and Conservation across the Entire Koala Retrovirus Genome. PLoS ONE, 9(4): 1-14. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0095633

Scheel, Dirk-Martin, Slater, Graham J., Kolokotronis, Sergios-Orestis, Potter, Charles W., Rotstein, David, Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Greenwood, Alex and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2014. Biogeography and taxonomy of extinct and endangered monk seals illuminated by ancient DNA and skull morphology. ZooKeys, 409: 1-33. doi:10.3897/zookeys.409.6244

Rocha, L. A., Aleixo, A., Allen, G., Almeda, F., Baldwin, Carole C., Barclay, M. V. L., Bates, J. M., Bauer, A. M., Benzoni, F., Berns, C. M., Berumen, M. L., Blackburn, D. C., Blum, S., Bolanos, F., Bowie, R. C. K., Britz, R., Brown, R. M., Cadena, C. D., Carpenter, K., Ceriaco, L. M., Chakrabarty, P., Chaves, G., Choat, J. H., Clements, K. D., Collette, Bruce B., et al 2014. Specimen collection: An essential tool. Science, 344(6186): 814-815. doi:10.1126/science.344.6186.814

Young, Hillary S., Dirzo, Rodolfo, Helgen, Kristofer M., McCauley, Douglas J., Billeter, Sarah A., Kosoy, Michael Y., Osikowicz, Lynn M., Salkeld, Daniel J., Young, Truman P. and Dittmar, Katharina 2014. Declines in large wildlife increase landscape-level prevalence of rodent-borne disease in Africa. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(19): 7036-7041. doi:10.1073/pnas.1404958111

Voss, Robert S., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Jansa, Sharon A. 2014. Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence: a comment on Cozzuol et al. (2013). Journal of Mammalogy, 95(4): 893-898. doi:10.1644/14-MAMM-A-054

Vilstrup, Julia T., Seguin-Orlando, Andaine, Stiller, Mathias, Ginolhac, Aurelien, Raghavan, Maanasa, Nielsen, Sandra C. A., Weinstock, Jacobo, Froese, Duane, Vasiliev, Sergei K., Ovodov, Nikolai D., Clary, Joel, Helgen, Kristofer M., Fleischer, Robert C., Cooper, Alan, Shapiro, Beth and Orlando, Ludovic 2013. Mitochondrial Phylogenomics of Modern and Ancient Equids. PLoS ONE, 8(2): e55950 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0055950

Helgen, Kristofer M., Pinto, C. Miguel, Kays, Roland, Helgen, Lauren, Tsuchiya, Mirian, Quinn, Aleta J., Wilson, Don E. and Maldonado, Jesús E. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the olingos (Bassaricyon), with description of a new species, the Olinguito. ZooKeys, 324: 1-83. doi:10.3897/zookeys.324.5827

Buden, Don, Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wiles, Gary 2013. Taxonomy, distribution, and natural history of flying foxes (Chiroptera, Pteropodidae) in the Mortlock Islands and Chuuk State, Caroline Islands. ZooKeys, 345: 97-135. doi:10.3897/zookeys.345.5840

Smith, Vincent, Georgiev, Teodor, Stoev, Pavel, Biserkov, Jordan, Miller, Jeremy, Livermore, Laurence, Baker, Edward, Mietchen, Daniel, Couvreur, Thomas L. P., Mueller, Gregory, Dikow, Torsten, Helgen, Kristofer M., Frank, Jiri, Agosti, Donat, Roberts, David and Penev, Lyubomir 2013. Beyond dead trees: integrating the scientific process in the Biodiversity Data Journal. Biodiversity Data Journal, 1: e995 doi:10.3897/BDJ.1.e995

Pinto, C. Miguel, Helgen, Kristofer M., Fleischer, Robert C. and Perkins, Susan L 2013. Hepatozoon Parasites (Apicomplexa: Adeleorina) in Bats. Journal of Parasitology, 99(4): 722-724. doi:10.1645/12-18.1

Goheen, Jacob R., Palmer, Todd M., Charles, Grace K., Helgen, Kristofer M., Kinyua, Stephen N., Maclean, Janet E., Turner, Benjamin L., Young, Hillary S. and Pringle, Robert M. 2013. Piecewise Disassembly of a Large-Herbivore community across a rainfall gradient: The UHURU experiment. PLoS ONE, 8(2): e55192 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0055192

Fabre, Pierre-Henri, Pagès, Marie, Musser, Guy G., Fitriana, Yuli S., Fjeldså, Jon, Jennings, Andy, Jønsson, Knud A., Kennedy, Jonathan, Michaux, Johan, Semiadi, Gono, Supriatna, Nanang and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2013. A new genus of rodent from Wallacea (Rodentia: Muridae: Murinae: Rattini), and its implication for biogeography and Indo-Pacific Rattini systematics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 169(2): 408-447. doi:10.1111/zoj.12061

Gutierrez, Eliecer E. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2013. Outdated taxonomy blocks conservation. Nature, 495(7441): 314 doi:10.1038/495314e

Reeder, DeeAnn, Helgen, Kristofer M., Vodzak, Megan, Lunde, Darrin and Ejotre, Imran 2013. A new genus for a rare African vespertilionid bat: insights from South Sudan. ZooKeys, 285: 89-115. doi:10.3897/zookeys.285.4892

Bornholdt, Renata, Helgen, Kristofer M., Koepfli, Klaus-Peter, Oliveira, Larissa, Lucherini, Mauro and Eizirik, Eduardo 2013. Taxonomic revision of the genus Galictis (Carnivora: Mustelidae): species delimitation, morphological diagnosis, and refined mapping of geographical distribution. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 167(3): 449-472. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2012.00859.x

Young, Hillary S., McCauley, Douglas J., Helgen, Kristofer M., Goheen, Jacob R., Otárola-Castillo, Erik, Palmer, Todd M., Pringle, Robert M., Young, Truman P. and Dirzo, Rodolfo 2013. Effects of mammalian herbivore declines on plant communities: observations and experiments in an African savanna. Journal of Ecology, 101(4): 1030-1041. doi:10.1111/1365-2745.12096

Wilting, Andreas, Sollmann, Rahel, Meijaard, Erik, Helgen, Kristofer M. and Fickel, Jö 2012. Mentawai's endemic, relictual fauna: is it evidence for Pleistocene extinctions on Sumatra?. Journal of Biogeography, 39(9): 1608-1620. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2012.02717.x

Ávila-Arcos, María C., Ho, Simon Y. W., Ishida, Yasuko, Nikolaidis, Nikolas, Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Honig, Karin, Medina, Rebeca, Rasmussen, Morten, Fordyce, Sarah L., Calvignac-Spencer, Sébastien, Willerslev, Eske, Gilbert, M. Thomas P., Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L. and Greenwood, Alex D. 2012. One Hundred Twenty Years of Koala Retrovirus Evolution Determined from Museum Skins. Molecular biology and evolution, 30(2): 299-304. doi:10.1093/molbev/mss223

Helgen, Kristofer M., Portela Miguez, Roberto, Kohen, James and Helgen, Lauren E. 2012. Twentieth century occurrence of the Long-Beaked Echidna Zaglossus bruijnii in the Kimberley region of Australia. Zookeys, 255: 103-132. doi:10.3897/zookeys.255.3774

Tsangaras, Kyriakos, Ávila-Arcos, María C., Ishida, Yasuko, Helgen, Kristofer M., Roca, Alfred L. and Greenwood, Alex D. 2012. Historically low mitochondrial DNA diversity in koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus). BMC Genetics, 13(92): 1-11. doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-92

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Opiang, Muse D. 2011. Notes on the high elevation mammal fauna of the Kaijende Highlands, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea. Rapid Assessment Program Bulletin of Biological Assessment, 60: 235-245.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Opiang, Muse D. and Thomas, William H. 2011. The mammal fauna of Wanakipa, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea. Rapid Assessment Program Bulletin of Biological Assessment, 60: 246-258.

Kawai, Kuniko and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2011. Rediscovering a specimen of Eptesicus nilsonii from Japan, which is preserved in Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Rishiri Kenkyu, 30: 89-92.

Asher, Robert J. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2011. High level Mammalian taxonomy: a response to Hedges (2011). Zootaxa, 3092: 63-64.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2011. The Mammal Family Tree. Science, 334(6055): 458-459. doi:10.1126/science.1214544

McDade, Lucinda A., Maddison, David R., Guralnick, Robert, Piwowar, Heather A., Jameson, Mary Liz, Helgen, Kristofer M., Herendeen, Patrick S., Hill, Andrew and Vis, Morgan L. 2011. Biology Needs a Modern Assessment System for Professional Productivity. Bioscience, 61(8): 619-625. doi:10.1525/bio.2011.61.8.8

Miller, Webb, Hayes, Vanessa M., Ratan, Aakrosh, Petersen, Desiree C., Wittekindt, Nicola E., Miller, Jason, Walenz, Brian, Knight, James, Qi, Ji, Zhao, Fangqing, Wang, Qingyu, Bedoya-Reina, Oscar C., Katiyar, Neerja, Tomsho, Lynn P., McClellan Kasson, Lindsay, Hardie, Rae-Anne, Woodbridge, Paula, Tindall, Elizabeth A., Bertelsen, Mads Frost, Dixon, Dale, Pyecroft, Stephen, Helgen, Kristofer M., Lesk, Arthur M., Pringle, Thomas H., Patterson, Nick, et al 2011. Genetic diversity and population structure of the endangered marsupial Sarcophilus harrisii (Tasmanian devil). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(30): 12348-12353. doi:10.1073/pnas.1102838108

Mason, Victor C., Li, Gang, Helgen, Kristofer M. and Murphy, William J. 2011. Efficient cross-species capture hybridization and next-generation sequencing of mitochondrial genomes from noninvasively sampled museum specimens. Genome research, 21(10): 1695-1704. doi:10.1101/gr.120196.111

Aplin, Kenneth P., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Lunde, D. P. 2010. A review of Peroryctes broadbenti, the Giant Bandicoot of Papua New Guinea. American Museum Novitates, 3696: 1-41.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Leary, Tanya and Aplin, Kenneth P. 2010. A Review of Microhydromys (Rodentia: Murinae), with Description of a New Species from Southern New Guinea. American Museum Novitates, 3676: 1-22. doi:10.1206/632.1

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. A megadiverse fauna revealed. Journal of Mammalian Evolution, 16: 145-147.

Asher, Robert and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. Nomenclature and placental mammal phylogeny. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 10(1): 102 doi:10.1186/1471-2148-10-102

Goodman, S. M. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. Species limits and distribution of the Malagasy carnivoran genus Eupleres (family Eupleridae). Mammalia, 74: 177-185.

Aplin, Kenneth P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. Quaternary murid rodents of Timor. Part I. New material of Coryphomys buehleri Schaub, 1937, and description of a second species of the genus. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 341: 1-80.

Brooks, Thomas M. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2010. A standard for species. Nature, 467: 540-541.

Schipper, J., Helgen, Kristofer M., Belant, J. L., Gonzalez-Maya, J., Eizirik, E. and Tsuchiya-Jerep, M. 2009. Small carnivores in the Americas: reflections, future research and conservation priorities. Small Carnivore Conservation, 41: 1-2.

Schipper, Jan, Helgen, Kristofer M., Belant, J. L., Gonzalez-Maya, Jose-Fernando, Eizirik, Eduardo and Tsuchiya-Jerep, Mirian T. N. 2009. Special Issue: The Americas. Small Carnivore Conservation, 41

Heyes , Scott A. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2009. Editors' Preface. In: Heyes, Scott A. and Helgen, Kristofer M., Mammals of Ungava and Labrador: The 1882–1884 Fieldnotes of Lucien M. Turner Together with Inuit and Innu Knowledge. pp.xix-xx

Helgen, Kristofer M., Helgen, Lauren E. and Wilson, Don E. 2009. Pacific flying foxes (Mammalia: Chiroptera): Two new species of Pteropus from Samoa, probably extinct. American Museum Novitates, 3646: 1-37. doi:10.1206/614.1

Helgen, Kristofer M., Kays, Roland W., Helgen, Lauren E., Tsuchiya-Jerep, Mirian T. N., Pinto, C. Miguel, Koepfli, Klaus-Peter, Eizirik, Eduardo and Maldonado, Jesús E. 2009. Taxonomic boundaries and geographic distributions revealed by an integrative systematic overview of the mountain coatis, Nasuella (Carnivora: Procyonidae). Small Carnivore Conservation, 41(1): 65-74.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Helgen, Lauren E. 2009. Biodiversity and biogeography of the moss-mice of New Guinea: a taxonomic revision of Pseudohydromys (Muridae: Murinae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 331: 230-313.

Haussler, David, O'Brien, Stephen J., Ryder, Oliver A., Barker, F. Keith, Clamp, Michele, Crawford, Andrew J., Hanner, Robert, Hanotte, Olivier, Johnson, Warren E., McGuire, Jimmy A., Miller, Webb, Murphy, Robert W., Murphy, William J., Sheldon, Frederick H., Sinervo, Barry, Venkatesh, Byrappa, Wiley, Edward O., Allendorf, Fred W., Amato, George, Baker, C. Scott, Bauer, Aaron, Beja-Pereira, Albano, Bermingham, Eldredge, Bernardi, Giacomo, Bonvicino, Cibele R., et al 2009. Genome 10K: A Proposal to Obtain Whole-Genome Sequence for 10 000 Vertebrate Species. Journal of Heredity, 100(6): 659-674. doi:10.1093/jhered/esp086

Helgen, Kristofer M., Cole, F. Russell, Helgen, Lauren E. and Wilson, Don E. 2009. Generic Revision in the Holarctic Ground Squirrel Genus Spermophilus. Journal of mammalogy, 90(2): 270-305. doi:10.1644/07-MAMM-A-309.1

Miller, Webb, Drautz, Daniela I., Janecka, Jan E., Lesk, Arthur M., Ratan, Aakrosh, Tomsho, Lynn P., Packard, Mike, Zhang, Yeting, McClellan, Lindsay R., Qi, Ji, Zhao, Fangqing, Gilbert, M. Thomas P., Dalen, Love, Arsuaga, Juan Luis, Ericson, Per G. P., Huson, Daniel H., Helgen, Kristofer M., Murphy, William J., Gotherstrom, Anders and Schuster, Stephan C. 2009. The mitochondrial genome sequence of the Tasmanian tiger (Thylacinus cynocephalus). Genome research, 19(2): 213-220. doi:10.1101/gr.082628.108

Schipper, Jan, Chanson, Janice S., Chiozza, Federica, Cox, Neil A., Hoffmann, Michael, Katariya, Vineet, Lamoreux, John, Rodrigues, Ana S. L., Stuart, Simon N., Temple, Helen J., Baillie, Jonathan, Boitani, Luigi, Lacher, Thomas E., Jr., Mittermeier, Russell A., Smith, Andrew T., Absolon, Daniel, Aguiar, John M., Amori, Giovanni, Bakkour, Noura, Baldi, Ricardo, Berridge, Richard J., Bielby, Jon, Black, Patricia Ann, Blanc, J. Julian, Brooks, Thomas M., et al 2008. The Status of the World's Land and Marine Mammals: Diversity, Threat, and Knowledge. Science, 322(5899): 225-230. doi:10.1126/science.1165115

Amori, Giovanni, Gippoliti, S. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. Diversity, distribution, and conservation of endemic island rodents. Quaternary International, 182: 6-15.

Wei, L., Han, N., Zhang, L., Helgen, Kristofer M., Parsons, S., Zhou, S. and Zhang, S. 2008. Wing morphology, echolocation calls, diet and emergence time of black-bearded tomb bats (Taphozous melanopogon, Emballonuridae) from south-west China. Acta Chiropterologica, 10(1): 51-59. doi:10.3161/150811008X331081

Helgen, Kristofer M., Lim, N. T. -L and Helgen, Lauren E. 2008. The hog-badger is not an edentate: systematics and evolution of Arctonyx (Mammalia: Mustelidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 154: 353-385.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Leary, T., Doria, G. and Amori, Giovanni 2008. Catalogue of Melanesian rodents in the Museum of Genova (Mammalia: Rodentia). Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale G.Doria, 99: 653-686.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Maldonado, Jesús E., Wilson, Don E. and Buckner, S. D. 2008. Molecular Confirmation of the Origin and Invasive Status of West Indian Raccoons. Journal of Mammalogy, 89(2): 282-291. doi:10.1644/07-MAMM-A-155R.1

Meiri, S., Meijaard, E., Wich, S. A., Groves, C. P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. Mammals of Borneo - small size on a large island. Journal of Biogeography, 35(6): 1087-1094. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2008.01897.x

Musser, Guy G., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Lunde, Darrin P. 2008. Systematic review of New Guinea Leptomys (Muridae, Murinae) with descriptions of two new species. American Museum Novitates, 3624: 1-60. doi:10.1206/587.1

Janecka, Jan E., Helgen, Kristofer M., Lim, Norman T. -L, Baba, Minoru, Izawa, Masako, Boeadi and Murphy, William J. 2008. Evidence for multiple species of Sunda colugo. Current Biology, 18(21): R1001-R1002. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2008.09.005

Giannini, N. P., Almeida, F., Simmons, N. B. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. The systematic position of Pteropus leucopterus and its bearing on the monophyly and relationships of Pteropus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae). Acta Chiropterologica, 10(1): 11-20. doi:10.3161/150811008X331054

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2008. New Guinea as a Tropical Lens. Conservation Biology, 22(6): 1667-1668. doi:10.1111/j.1523-1739.2008.01107.x

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2007. A taxonomic and geographic overview of the mammals of Papua. In: Marshall, A. J. and Beehler, Bruce McP, The Ecology of Papua (Ecology of Indonesia series Volume VI, Part One). Periplus Editions, pp.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2007. The mammal fauna of the Kaijende Highlands, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea. In: A Rapid Biodiversity Assessment of the Kaijende Highlands, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea.(Conservation International Rapid Assessment Program Bulletin of Biological Assessment) pp.52-68.

Reeder, DeeAnn M., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2007. Global Trends and Biases in New Mammal Species Discoveries. Occasional Papers, Museum of Texas Tech University, 269: 1-35.

Wilson, Don E., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Chin Sing Yun 2007. Rapid assessment of small mammal biodiversity. In: Stuebing, R., Unggang, J., Ferner, J., Giman, B. and Ping, K. K., Proceedings of the Regional Conference of Biodiversity Conservation in Tropical Planted Forests in Southeast Asia. Kuching, Malaysia: Forestry Department, Sarawak Forestry Corporation, Grand Perfect, pp.107-122.

Groves, C. P. and Helgen, Kristofer M. 2007. Craniodental characters in the taxonomy of Propithecus. International Journal of Primatology, 28(6): 1363-1383. doi:10.1007/s10764-007-9226-5

Janecka, Jan E., Miller, Webb, Pringle, Thomas H., Wiens, Frank, Zitzmann, Annette, Helgen, Kristofer M., Springer, Mark S. and Murphy, William J. 2007. Molecular and Genomic Data Identify the Closest Living Relative of Primates. Science, 318(5851): 792-794. doi:10.1126/science.1147555

Helgen, Kristofer M., Kock, D., Gomez, R. K. S. C., Ingle, N. R. and Sinaga, M. H. 2007. Taxonomy and natural history of the South-East Asian fruit-bat genus Dyacopterus. Journal of Mammalogy, 88(2): 302-318. doi:10.1644/06-MAMM-A-276R.1

Li, G., Liang, B., Wang, Y., Zhao, H., Helgen, Kristofer M., Lin, L., Jones, G. and Zhang, S. Y. 2007. Echolocation calls, diet, and phylogenetic relationships of Stoliczka’s Trident Bat Aselliscus stoliczkanus (Hipposideridae). Journal of Mammalogy, 88(3): 736-744. doi:10.1644/06-MAMM-A-273R.1

Helgen, Kristofer M., Wells, R. T., Kear, B. P., Gerdtz, W. L. and Flannery, T. F. 2006. Ecological and evolutionary significance of sizes of giant extinct kangaroos. Australian Journal of Zoology, 54(5): 293-303. doi:10.1071/ZO05077

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2006. Order Eulipotyphla. In: O'Brien, S. J., Menninger, J. C. and Nash, W. G., Atlas of Mammalian Chromosomes. John Wiley & Sons, Inc, pp.357-377.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2006. Order Scandentia. In: O'Brien, S. J., Menninger, J. C. and Nash, W. G., Atlas of Mammalian Chromosomes. New York: John Wiley and Sons, pp.95-97.

Thong, V. D., Bumrungsri, S., Harrison, D. L., Pearch, M., Helgen, Kristofer M. and Bates, P. J. J. 2006. New records of Microchiroptera (Rhinolophidae and Kerivoulinae) from Vietnam and Thailand. Acta Chiropterologica, 8: 83-93.

Wilson, Don E., Helgen, Kristofer M., Chin, Sing Yun and Giman, B. 2006. Results of small mammal surveys at two sites in planted forest zones, Bintulu, Sarawak. Malayan Nature Journal, 59: 165-187.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. Order Scandentia. In: Wilson, Don E. and Reeder, D. M., Mammal Species of the World: a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (third edition). Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, pp.104-109.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. Systematics of the Pacific monkey-faced bats (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae), with a new species of Pteralopex and a new Fijian genus. Systematics and Biodiversity, 3: 433-453.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2005. A systematic and zoogeographic overview of the raccoons of Mexico and Central America. In: Sanchez-Cordero, V. and Medellín, R. A., Contribuciones Mastozoologicas en homenaje a Bernardo Villa. Instituto de Biologia e Instituto de Ecologia, UNAM, pp.219-234.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. A new species of murid rodent (genus Mayermys) from south-eastern New Guinea. Mammalian Biology, 70: 61-67.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2005. The amphibious murines of New Guinea (Rodentia, Muridae): the generic status of Baiyankamys and description of a new species of Hydromys. Zootaxa, 913: 1-20.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Groves, C. P. 2005. Biodiversity in Sri Lanka and the Western Ghats. Science, 308: 199

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. Meyer paper: don’t hang the Soc Wash out to dry. Nature, 432: 949

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. On the identity of flying-foxes, genus Pteropus (Mammalia: Chiroptera), from islands in the Torres Strait, Australia. Zootaxa, 780: 1-14.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2004. Notes on the phalangerid marsupial genus Spilocuscus, with description of a new species from Papua. Journal of mammalogy, 85: 825-833.

Roca, A. L., Bar-Gal, G., Eizirik, E., Helgen, Kristofer M., Maria, R., Springer, M. S., O’Brien, S. J. and Murphy, W. J. 2004. Mesozoic origin for West Indian insectivores. Nature, 429: 649-651.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. Possums and cuscuses (Phalangeridae). In: Hutchins, M., Kleiman, Devra G., Geist, V. and McDade, M., Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia, (second edition, Volume 13). Detroit: Gale Publishing, pp.57-67.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2004. Predators and prey in the Channel Islands. Science, 305: 777-778.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2004. A new species of bandicoot, Microperoryctes aplini, from western New Guinea. Journal of Zoology (London), 264: 117-124.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2003. Major mammalian clades: a review under consideration of molecular and palaeontological evidence. Mammalian Biology, 68: 1-15.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2003. Taxonomic status and conservation relevance of the raccoons (Procyon spp.) of the West Indies. Journal of Zoology, 259: 259

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2003. The feather-tailed glider (Acrobates pygmaeus) in New Guinea?. Treubia, 33: 107-111.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2003. Taxonomy and historical distribution of the wallaby genus Lagostrophus. Australian Journal of Zoology, 51: 199-212.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2003. A review of the rodent fauna of Seram, Moluccas, with the description of a new subspecies of mosaic-tailed rat, Melomys rufescens paveli. Journal of Zoology (London), 261: 165-172.

Helgen, Kristofer M., Mathew, J. and Monta, C. A. 2003. The Harvard collection of South Asian mammals. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 100: 100-103.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, T. F. 2002. Distribution of the endangered Pacific sheathtail bat (Emballonura semicaudata). Australian Mammalogy, 24: 209-212.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2002. The history of the raccoons of the West Indies. Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society, 48: 1-11.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2002. Guillaume Grandidier’s mammal collections from Madagascar. Mammalian Biology, 67: 381-383.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and McFadden, T. L. 2002. Recently extinct mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Breviora, 510: 1-13.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2002. The Bats of Flores, Indonesia, with Remarks on Asian Tadarida. Breviora, 511: 1-12.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Wilson, Don E. 2001. Additional Material of the Enigmatic Golden Mole Cryptochloris zyli, With Notes on the Genus Cryptochloris (Mammalia: Chrysochloridae). African Zoology, 36(1): 110-112.

Helgen, Kristofer M. and McFadden, T. L. 2001. Type specimens of Recent mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 157: 93-181.

Helgen, Kristofer M. 2001. First record of Rattus rattus in Botswana. Mammalian Biology, 66: 60-62.

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