Publication list

Balčiauskas, L., Balčiauskienė L. (2020) On the doorstep, rodents in homesteads and kitchen gardens. Animals, 10 (5): art. no. 856.
Juškaitis, R. (2020) Hazel dormice (Muscardinus avellanarius) in a regenerating clearing: the effects of clear-felling and regrowth thinning on long-term abundance dynamics. European Journal of Wildlife Research, 66 (4): art. no. 48.
Kaminskienė, E., Radzijevskaja, J., Stanko, M., Balčiauskas, L., Paulauskas, A. (2020) Associations between different Laelapidae (Mesostigmata: Dermanyssoidea) mites and small rodents from Lithuania. Experimental and Applied Acarology, 81 (1): 149–162.
Balčiauskas, L., Ambarli, H., Balčiauskienė, L., Bagrade, G., Kazlauskas, M., Ozolins, J., Zlatanova, D., Zunna, A. (2020) Love off, fear on? Brown bear acceptance by teenagers in European countries with differing population statuses. Sustainability, 12 (6): art. no. 2397.
Calkoen, S.T.S.V., Muhlbauer, L., Andren, H., Apollonio, M., Balčiauskas, L., Belotti, E., Carranza, J., Cottam, J., Filli, F., Gatiso, T.T., Hetherington, D., Karamanlidis, A.A., Krofel, M., Kuehl, H.S., Linnell, J.D.C., Muller, J., Ozolins, J., Premier, J., Ranc, N., Schmidt, K., Zlatanova, D., Bachmann, M., Fonseca, C., Lonescu, O., Nyman, M., Sprem, N., Sunde, P., Tannik, M., Heurich, M. (2020) Ungulate management in European national parks: Why a more integrated European policy is needed. Journal of Environmental Management, 260: art. no. 110068.
Juškaitis, R., Keturka, K., Balčiauskas, L. (2020) Spatial dynamics of a hazel dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius) population at different densities. Mammal Research, 65 (1): 49–58.
Balčiauskas, L., Amshokova, A., Balčiauskienė, L., Benedek, A.M., Cichocki, J., Csanady, A., De Mendonca, P.G., Nistreanu, V. (2020) Geographical clines in the size of the herb field mouse (Apodemus uralensis. Integrative Zoology, 15 (1): 55–68.
Baltrūnaitė, L., Kitrytė, N., Križanauskienė, A. (2020) Blood parasites (Babesia, Hepatozoon and Trypanosoma) of rodents, Lithuania: part I. Molecular and traditional microscopy approach. Parasitology Research, 119 (2): 687–694.
Wierzchowski, J., Kučas, A., Balčiauskas, L. (2019) Application of least-cost movement modeling in planning wildlife mitigation measures along transport corridors: Case study of forests and moose in Lithuania. Forests. 10 (10): art. no. 831.
Mardosaitė-Busaitienė, D., Radzijevskaja, J., Balčiauskas, L., Bratchikov, M., Jurgelevičius, V., Paulauskas, A. (2019) Prevalence and diversity of Bartonella species in small rodents from coastal and continental areas. Scientific Reports. 9: art. no. 12349.
Balčiauskas, L., Balčiauskienė, L., Stirkė, V. (2019) Mow the grass at the mouse's peril: diversity of small Mammals in commercial fruit farms. Animals. 9 (6): art. no. 334.
Balčiauskas, L., Skipitytė, R., Balčiauskienė, L., Jasiulionis, M. (2019) Resource partitioning confirmed by isotopic signatures allows small mammals to share seasonally flooded meadows. Ecology and Evolution. 9 (9): 5479-5489.
Knowles, S.C.L., Eccles, R.M., Baltrūnaitė, L. (2019) Species identity dominates over environment in shaping the microbiota of small mammals. Ecology Letters. 22 (5): 826-837.
Gavelienė, V., Pakalniškytė, L., Novickienė, L., Balčiauskas, L. (2018) Effect of biostimulants on cold resistance and productivity formation in winter rapeseed and winter wheat. Irish Journal of Agricultural and Food Research. 57 (1): 71-83.
Juškaitis, R. (2018) Dormouse (Gliridae) status in Lithuania and surrounding countries: a review. Folia Zoologica. 67 (2): 64-68.
Jasiulionis, M., Balčiauskas, L., Balčiauskienė, L., Taraškevičius, R. (2018) Accumulation of chemical elements in yellow-necked mice under a colony of great cormorants. Chemosphere. 213: 156-163.
Lin, X.X.B., Wang, T., Stothard, P., Corander, J., Wang, J., Baines, J.F., Knowles, S.C.L., Baltrūnaitė, L., Tasseva, G., Schmaltz, R., Tollenaar, S., Cody, L.A., Grenier, T., Wu, W., Ramer-Tait, A.E., Walter, J. (2018) The evolution of ecological facilitation within mixed-species biofilms in the mouse gastrointestinal tract. ISME Journal. 12 (11): 2770-2784.
Moller, A.P., Balbontin, J., Dhondt, A.A., Remes, V., Adriaensen, F., Biard, C., Camprodon, J., Cichon, M., Doligez, B., Dubiec, A., Eens, M., Eeva, T., Goodenough, A.E., Gosler, A.G., Gustafsson, L., Heeb, P., Hinsley, S.A., Jacob, S., Juškaitis, R., Laaksonen, T., Leclercq, B., Massa, B., Mazgajski, T.D., Nager, R.G., Nilsson, J.A., Nilsson, S.G., Norte, A.C., Pinxten, R ., Robles, H., Solonen, T., Sorace, A., van Noordwijk, A.J., Lambrechts, M.M. (2018) Effects of interspecific coexistence on laying date and clutch size in two closely related species of hole-nesting birds. Journal of Animal Ecology. 87 (6): 1738-1748.
Simanavičius, M., Juškaitė, K., Verbickaitė, A., Jasiulionis, M., Tamošiūnas, P.L., Petraitytė-Burneikienė, R., Žvirblienė, A., Ulrich, R.G., Kučinskaitė-Kodzė, I. (2018) Detection of rat hepatitis E virus, but not human pathogenic hepatitis E virus genotype 1-4 infections in wild rats from Lithuania, Veterinary Microbiology. 221: 129-133.
Balčiauskas, L., Balčiauskienė, L., Juškaitis, R. (2018) Body size and craniometry of the herb field mouse from Lithuania in the context of species range. Biologia. 73 (4): 351-359.

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