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Przewalski's Horse (Equus ferus) Fact Sheet: Bibliography & Resources

Przewalski's Horse (Equus ferus)

Bibliography

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Asa, C.S., Equid Reproductive Biology IN  Moehlman, P.D. (ed). 2002. Equids: Zebras, Asses, and Horses: Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan. IUCN/SCC Equid Specialist Group, IUCN  : Gland, Switzerland.  Chapter 10, pp 113-117

Benirschke, K. et al (1965) Chromosome complement: difference between Equus caballus and Equus przewalskii Poliakoff.  Science, 148:382-383. 

Bennett, D. & Hoffmann, R.S. (1999). Equus Caballus. Mammalian Species 628, pp. 1-14.

Boyd, L. and Houpt, K.A. eds (1994). Przewalski’s Horse : The history and biology of an endangered species. Albany: State University of New York. 

Boyd L, King SRB. 2011. Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red lList of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2 Retrieved January 4 2012 from www.iucnredlist.org

Bouman, J. (1986). Particulars about the Przewalski Horse.  Foundation for the Preservation and Protection of the Przewalski Horse.

Bowling, A. and A. Ruvinsky 2000. Genetic Aspects of Domestication, Breeds and Their Orgins. In: Bowling, A. and A. Ruvinsky (eds) Genetics of the Horse. CABI International Publishing, UK and USA

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Froehlich, D. 2002. Quo vaids eohippus? The systematics and taxonomy of the early Eocene equids (Perissodactyla). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 134(2):141-256

Goto H, Ryder OA, Fisher AR, Schultz B, Pond SLK et al. 2011. A massively parallel sequencing approach uncovers ancient origins and high genetic variability of endangered Przewalski's horses. Genome Biology and Evolution. Retrieved January 3, 2012 from doi:10:1093/gbe/ev067

Groves, C.P. (1986)  The taxonomy, distribution and adaptations of recent equids, IN Equids in the Ancient World (eds. Meadow, R.H. and Uerpmann, H-P. ) Wiesbaden: Dr. Ludwig Reichert Verlag. Pp 11-65

Groves, C.P. (1994) Morphology, habitat and taxonomy, In: Przewalski’s Horse:  The History and Biology of an Endangered species (Eds. Boyd, L. and Houpt, K.A.)  Albany : State University of New York Press pp 39-59.

Groves, C.P. (2002) Taxonomy of Living Equidae IN: Moehlman, P.D. (ed). 2002. Equids: Zebras, Asses, and Horses: Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan. IUCN/SCC Equid Specialist Group, IUCN  : Gland, Switzerland.  Chapter 8, pp 94-107

Groves, C.P. and O.A. Ryder 2000. Systematics and phylogeny of the horse. In: Bowling, A. and A. Ruvinsky (eds) Genetics of the Horse. CABI International Publishing, UK and USA.

Hooker, J. 2008. The beginning of the equoid radiation. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 112:(1) 29-63.

King, S.R.B., Boyd, L., Zimmermann, W. and Kendall, B.E. 2015. Equus ferus. The IUCN red list of threatened species [Internet]. Version 2018-2; e.T41763A97204950 [species assessed 2014 Oct 09; page accessed 2018 Dec 18]. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-2.RLTS.T41763A45172856.en.

Klingel, H.  1990.  Horses.  In S. Parker, ed. Grzimeks's Encyclopedia Mammals Volume 4. McGraw-Hill Publishing Company: New York, p568.

Lau AN, Peng L, Goto H, Chemnick L, Ryder OA, Makova KD. 2009. Horse domestication and conservation genetics of Przewalski's horse inferred from sex chromosomal and autosomal sequences. Molecular Biology and Evolution 26(1):199-208.

Moehlman, P. (2005). Endangered Wild Equids. Scientific American, March 2005, pp. 86-93.

Mohr, E. (1971).  The Asiatic Wild Horse Equus przewalskii Poliakoff, 1881,  London:  J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd. 124 pp.

Monfort, S.L., Arthur, N.P. and Wildt, D.E. (1991) monitoring ovarian function and pregnancy by evaluating excretion of urinary oestrogen conjugates in semi-free-ranging Przewalski’s horses (Equus przewalskii)  J Reprod. Fert. 91, 155-164.

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Oakenfull, E.A., H. Lim, O. Ryder 2000. A survey of equid mitochondrial DNA: implications for the evolution, genetic diversity and conservation of Equus. Conservation Genetics 1(4):341-355.

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Robert, N., et al. (2005). Pathologic Findings in Reintroduced Przewalski’s Horses in Southerwestern Mongolia. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 36, pp. 273-285.

Ryder, O. (1990). Putting the wild horse back into the wild. Przewalski’s Horse Global Conservation Plan. Zoological Society of San Diego, Center for Reproduction of Endangered Species.

Ryder, O. (1993). Przewalski’s horse: Prospects for reintroduction into the wild. International Conservation News 7, pp. 13-15.

Ryder, O. 2009. Rhinoceroses, tapirs, and horses (Perissodactyla). in The Timetree of Life. Hedges, S. and S. Kumar (Eds.) Oxford University Press.

Schiebe, K.M., et al (1998) Water consumption and watering behavior of Przewalski Horses (Equus ferus przewalskii) in a Semi reserve.  Zoo Biology 17:181-192.

Steiner CC, Ryder OA 2011. Moledcular phylogeny and evolution of the Perissodactyla. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 163L1289-1303

UNEP. 2018. Species+: Equus ferus [online database]. Nairobi, Kenya: UNEP [compiled by UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, UK]. [accessed 2018 Dec 18]. https://speciesplus.net/species#/taxon_concepts/9902/legal 

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Vilà, C., Leonard, J.A., Gotherstrom, A., Marklund, S., Sandberg, K., Lide, K., Wayne, R.K. and Ellegren, H. 2001. Widespread Origins of Domestic Horse Lineages. Science 291: 474-477.

Wakefield, S., et al. (2006). Equids: Zebras, Asses and Horses. Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan. Cambridge: IUCN. Chapter 7 pp 82-92

Walzer, C., et al. (2000) Medical aspects of Przewalski horse (Equus przewalskii) reintroduction to the Dsungarian Gobi, Mongolia. in Proceedings of the AAZV and IAAAM Joint Conference. 2000. New Orleans, Louisiana. pp 17-21.

Zimmermann, W. (2005) [Przewalski’s horses on the track to reintroduction – various projects compared], Zeitschrift des Kolner Zoo 48 (4): 183-209. [PDF]

Zimmermann, W. (2011). International Przewalski's Horse Studbook (Equus ferus przewalskii). Cologne Zoo.

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