Publication list

Balčiauskas, L., Skipitytė, R., Jasiulionis, M., Balčiauskienė, L., Remeikis, V. (2018) Immediate increase in isotopic enrichment in small mammals following the expansion of a great cormorant colony. Biogeosciences. 15 (2): 3883-3891.
Balčiauskienė, L., Balčiauskas, L., Timm, U. (2018) Changes in size of Baltic field voles over the last 50 years: are they really shrinking? Biologia. 73 (3): 247-257.
Bragina, E.V., Ives, A.R., Pidgeon, A.M., Balčiauskas, L., Csanyi, S., Khoyetskyy, P., Kysucka, K., Lieskovsky, J., Ozolins, J., Randveer, T., Stych, P., Volokh, A., Zhelev, C., Ziolkowska, E., Radeloff, V.C. (2018) Wildlife population changes across Eastern Europe after the collapse of socialism. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 16 (2): 77-81.
Balčiauskas, L., Čepukienė, A., Balčiauskienė, L. (2017) Small mammal community response to early meadow - forest succession. Forest Ecosystems. 4 (1): art. no. 11.
Balčiauskas, L., Varanauskas, R., Bukelskis, E. (2017) Impact of selective hunting on the trophy size of roe deer: Baltic example. North-Western Journal of Zoology 13 (1): 118-127.
Balčiauskas, L., Kazlauskas, M., Balčiauskienė, L. (2017) European bison: changes in species acceptance following plans for translocation. European Journal of Wildlife Research. 63 (1): art. no. 4.
Strakova, P., Jagdmann, S., Balčiauskas, L., Balčiauskienė, L., Drewes, S., Ulrich, R.G. (2017) Puumala Virus in Bank Voles, Lithuania. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 23 (1): 158-160.
Juškaitis R., Balčiauskas L., Alejūnas P. (2016) Distribution, habitats and abundance of the herb field mouse (Apodemus uralensis) in Lithuania. Biologia. 71 (8): 960-695.
Balčiauskienė L., Balčiauskas L. (2016) Pelvis of the striped field mouse Apodemus agrarius (Pallas, 1771): sexual dimorphism and relation to body weight. North-Western Journal of Zoology. 12 (1): 50-57.
Balčiauskas L., Skipitytė R., Jasiulionis M., Trakimas G., Balčiauskienė L., Remeikis V. (2016) The impact of Great Cormorants on biogenic pollution of land ecosystems: Stable isotope signatures in small mammals. Science of the Total Environment. 565: 376-383.
Drygala F., Korablev N., Ansorge H., Fickel J., Isomursu M., Elmeros M., Kowalczyk R., Baltrūnaitė L., Balčiauskas L., Saarma U., Schulze C., Borkenhagen P., Frantz A.C. (2016) Homogenous population genetic structure of the non-native raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) in Europe as a result of rapid population expansion. Plos One. 11 (4): art. no. e0153098.
Balčiauskas L., Balčiauskienė L., Timm U. (2016) Mediterranean water shrew (Neomys anomalus): range expansion northward. Turkish Journal of Zoology. 40 (1): 103-111.
Juškaitis R., Balčiauskas L., Baltrūnaitė L., Augutė V. (2015) Dormouse (Gliridae) populations on the northern periphery of their distributional ranges: a review. Folia Zoologica. 64 (4): 302-309.
Balčiauskas L., Balčiauskienė L., Jasiulionis M. (2015) Mammals under a colony of great cormorants: population structure and body condition of yellow-necked mice. Turkish Journal of Zoology. 39 (5): 941-948.
Lipatova I., Paulauskas A., Pūraitė I., Radzijevskaja J., Balčiauskas L., Gedminas V. (2015) Bartonella infection in small mammals and their ectoparasites in Lithuania. Microbes and Infections. 17 (11/12): 884-888.
Balčiauskienė L., Balčiauskas L., Jasiulionis M. (2015) Skull variability of mice and voles inhabiting the territory of a great cormorant colony. Biologia. 70 (10): 1406-1414.
Morger, J., Råberg, L., Hille, S.M., Helsen, S., Štefka, J., Al-Sabi, M. M., Kapel, C.M.O., Mappes, T., Essbauer, S., Ulrich, R.G., Bartolommei, P., Mortelliti, A., Balčiauskas, L., Brink, N.W. van den, Rémy, A., Bajer, A., Cheprakov, M., Korva, M., García-Pérez, A. L., Biek, R. (2015) Distinct haplotype structure at the innate immune receptor Toll-like receptor 2 across bank vole populations and lineages in Europe. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 116 (1): 124-133.
Balčiauskas L., Balčiauskienė L. (2014) Selection by size of the yellow-necked mice (Apodemus flavicollis) by breeding Tawny Owl (Strix aluco). North-Western Journal of Zoology. 10 (2): 273-279.
Ratkiewicz, M., Matosiuk, M., Saveljev, A.P., Sidorovich, V., Ozolins, J., Mannil, P., Balčiauskas, L., Kojola, I., Okarma, H., Kowalczyk, R., Schmidt, K. (2014) Long-range gene flow and the effects of climatic and ecological factors on genetic structuring in a large, solitary carnivore: the Eurasian lynx. Plos ONE. 9 (12): e115160.
Chapron, G., Kaczensky, P., Linnell, J.D.C., von Arx, M., Huber, D., Andren, H., Lopez-Bao, J.V., Adamec, M., Alvares, F., Anders, O., Balčiauskas, L., Balys, V., Bedo, P., Bego, F., Blanco, J.C., Breitenmoser, U., Broseth, H., Bufka, L., Bunikytė, R., Ciucci, P., Dutsov, A., Engleder, T., Fuxjager, C., Groff, C., Holmala, K., Hoxha, B., Iliopoulos, Y., Ionescu, O., Jeremic, J., Jerina, K., Kluth, G., Knauer, F., Kojola, I., Kos, I., Krofel, M., Kubala, J., Kunovac, S., Kusak, J., Kutal, M., Liberg, O., Majic, A., Mannil, P., Manz, R., Marboutin, E., Marucco, F., Melovski, D., Mersini, K., Mertzanis, Y., Myslajek, R.W., Nowak, S., Odden, J., Ozolins, J., Palomero, G., Paunovic, M., Persson, J., Potocnik, H., Quenette, P.Y., Rauer, G., Reinhardt, I., Rigg, R., Ryser, A., Salvatori, V., Skrbinsek, T., Stojanov, A., Swenson, J.E., Szemethy, L., Trajce, A., Tsingarska-Sedefcheva, E., Vana, M., Veeroja, R., Wabakken, P., Wofl, M., Wolfl, S., Zimmermann, F., Zlatanova, D., Boitani, L. (2014) Recovery of large carnivores in Europe's modern human-dominated landscapes. Science. 346 (6216): 1517-1519.

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