Persian Leopard Bibliography

The bibliography is in alphabetical order using the author's last name.


Persian Leopard National Conservation and Management Action Plan in Iran Download Endorsement Letter

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Abdoli A., Ghadirian T., Hamidi A.K., Mostafavi H., Moshiri H., Pour’salem S. and Ghoddousi A. 2008. Photo of a Persian leopard from Khaeez area in southern Iran. Cat News 48: 14.   Download File

Avgan, B., Raza, H., Barzani, M., and Breitenmoser, U. (2016). Do recent leopard Panthera pardus records from northern Iraq and south-eastern Turkey reveal an unknown population nucleus in the region? Zoology in the Middle East 62(2): 95-104. Download File

Chalani M. 2005. Analysis of leopard diet in Tandoureh National Park. BSc. thesis. Markazi: Azad University of Arak.   (Thesis)

Dresser B.L., KramerL., Reece B. and Russell P.T. 1982. Induction of ovulation and successful artificial insemination in a Persian leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor). Zoo Biol., 1: 55–57. Abstract

Erfanian B., Mirkarimi S.H., Mahini A.S. and Rezaei H.R. 2012. A presence-only habitat suitability model for Persian leopard Panthera pardus saxicolor in Golestan National Park, Iran. Wildlife Biology 19 (2):170-178. Abstract

Fadakar D., Rezaei H.R., Hosseini, Sheykhi Ilanloo S., Zamani W. 2012. Detecting Domestic Dog (Canis lupus familiaris) in Diet of Persian Leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor) Using DNA Tools. The International Journal of Environmental Resources Research 1 (3): 247-252. Download File

Gavashelishvili A. and Lukarevskiy V. 2008. Modelling the habitat requirements of leopard Pan­thera pardus in west and central Asia. Journal of Applied Ecology 45: 579-588. Download File

Ghaemi et al. 2012. Study on Helminithic Parasites of Persian leopard in Golestan National Park and Biosphere Reserve of Iran. World Applied Sciences Journal 13 (6): 1471-1473. Download File

Ghoddousi A., Hamidi Kh. A., Ghadirian T., Ashayeri D. and Khorozyan I. 2010. The status of the endangered Persian leopard Panthera pardus saxicolor in Bamu National Park, Iran. Oryx 4 (4): 551-557.  Abstract  

Ghoddousi A., Hamidi Kh. A.H., Ghadirian T., Ashayeri D., Moshiri H. and Khorozyan I. 2008. The status of the Persian leopard in Bamu National Park, Iran. Cat News 49: 10-13.    Download File

Ghoddousi A., Khaleghi Hamidi A., Ghadirian T., Ashayeri D., Hamzehpour M., Moshiri H., Zohrabi H. and Julayi L. 2008b. Territorial marking by Persian leopard (Panthera par­dus saxicolor Pocock, 1927) in Bamu National Park, Iran. Zoology in the Middle East 44: 101-103.

Joslin P. 1990. Leopards in Iran. 1989 International Leopard Studbook: 13-15.  

Kameli A. 2012. Persian leopard habitat suitability assessment using HSI in North Khorasan province. BSc thesis. Zabol: University of Zabol. (Thesis)

Khorozyan I.G., Malkhasyan A.G., Asmaryan S.G. and Abramov A.V. 2010. Using geographical mapping and occupancy modeling to study the distribution of the critically endangered leopard (Panthera pardus) population in Armenia. In: “Spatial Complexity, Informatics, and Wildlife Conservation” (Cushman S. and Huettmann F., eds.). Tokyo, Springer Publishers: 331-347.   Download File

Khorozyan I. 2010. Leopard Panthera pardus (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Red Data Book of Animals of the Republic of Armenia (Aghasyan A. and Kalashyan M., eds.). Yerevan, Ministry of Nature Protection: 344.

Khorozyan, I.G., Malkhasyan, A.G. and Abramov, A.V. 2008. Presence–absence surveys of prey and their use in predicting leopard (Panthera pardus) densities: a case study from Armenia.Integrative Zoology 3: 322–332.     Download File

Khorozyan I.G. and Abramov A.V. 2007. The leopard, Panthera pardus, (Carnivora: Felidae) and its resilience to human pressure in the Caucasus. Zoology in the Middle East 41: 11-24.  

Khorozyan I.G., Baryshnikov G.F. and Abramov A.V. 2006. Taxonomic status of the leopard, Pan­thera pardus (Carnivora, Felidae) in the Caucasus and adjacent areas. Russian Journal of Theriology 5 (1): 41-52.

Khorozyan I., Malkhasyan A. and Asmaryan S. 2005. The Persian leopard prowls its way to survival. Endangered Species Update 22: 51-60.

Kiabi B.H., Dareshouri B.F., Ghaemi R.A. and Jahanshahi M. 2002. Population status of the Persian leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor Pocock, 1927) in Iran. Zoology in the Middle East 26: 41-47. Download File

Lukarevsky V., Akkiev M., Askerov E., Agili A., Can E., Gurielidze Z., Kudaktin A.N., Malkhasyan A. and Yarovenko Yu.A. 2007. Status of the leopard in the Caucasus. Cat News Special Issue 2: 15-21.

Mobargha M. 2006. Habitat evaluation of Persian leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor) in Turan National Park, Iran. MSc thesis. Tehran: Azad University.  (Thesis)

MowlaviGh., MarucciG., MobediI., ZahabiioonF., MirjalaliH.,PozioE. 2009.Trichinella britovi in a leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor) in Iran. Vet Parasitol.14:164(2-4) Download File

Namroodi S., Gholami A., Shariat-Bahadori E. 2016. Toxoplasmosis May Lead to Road Kills of Persian Leopards (Panthera pardus saxicolor) in Golestan National Park, Iran. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52(2):436-438 Abstract

Omidi M., Kaboli M., Karami M., Salman Mahini A. and Hasan Zadeh Kiabi B. 2010. Modelling of the Persian leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor) habitat suitability in Kolah-Ghazi National Park using ENFA. Science and Environmental Technology 12 (1): 137-148. (in Persian)  Download File

Rozhnov V.V., Lukarevsky V.S. and Sorokin P.A. 2011. Using molecular genetic characteristics under reintroduction of the leopard (Panthera pardus L., 1758) in the Caucasus. Doklady Akademii Nauk 437 (2): 280-285. (in Russian)

Sanei A. 2004. Analysis of leopard status in Iran. BSc. thesis. Tehran: Azad University.  (Thesis)

Sanei A. 2007. Analysis of leopard (Panthera pardus) status in Iran (No.1). Tehran: Sepehr Publication Centre. (in Persian) Download File

Sanei A. and Zakaria M. 2008. Distribution of Panthera pardus in Iran in relation to its habitat and climate type. In: 3rd Regional Symposium on Environment and Natural Resources (Saiful A., Norhayati M.O., Shuhaimi A.K. and Zulfahmi A.R., eds.). Selangor, Universiti Kebangsan Malaysia: 54.

Sanei A. and Zakaria M. 2011. Distribution pattern of the Persian leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor) in Iran. Asia Life Sciences Supplement 7: 7-18.  Download File

Sanei A. and Zakaria M. 2011. Survival of the Persian leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor) in Iran: primary threats and human-leopard conflicts. Asia Life Sciences Supplement 7: 31-39.  Download File

Sanei A., Zakaria M. and Hermidas Sh. 2011. Prey composition in the Persian leopard distribution range in Iran. Asia Life Sciences Supplement 7: 19-30.  Download File

Sanei A,  Mousavi  M,  Mousivand M and  Zakaria M. 2012. Assessment of the Persian leopard mortality rate in Iran In: Proceedings of UMT 11th International Annual Symposium on Sustainability Science and Management Edited by:B. Arifin, S. N. Afifah Jaafar, S. M. Zain S. Hasan, A. Hassan, H. M. E. Armanto, Ch. Tse Seng, W. Z. Wan Sembok, Sh. Md Sheriff, S. Noordin Mokhtar, F. I. Abdul Wahab, H. Mohd Yusof, A. Mat. Arshad. Universiti Malaysia Terengganu:Malaysia. Download File

Sanei A., Gordmardi E., Jafari B., Absalan H. and Zakaria M. 2013. Persian leopard distribution in relation to human pressures and prey resources in North Khorasan province, Iran In: Proceedings of international forestry graduate students’ conference Edited by: F. S. Lai, R. Halis, S.N. Abu Bakar, S. Ramachandran, C. L. Puan. Faculty of Forestry, Universiti Putra Malaysia: Malaysia.  Download File

Sanei, A. and Masoud, M.R. A report to the Persian leopard status and conservation in the Iranian part of the Caucasus eco-region (report no. ALSS/2014/Cau/7-1). Prepared for the Caucasus leopard expert’s workshop, Georgia, 9–10 October 2014. Download File

Sanei A., Mousavi M., Kiabi B.H., Masoud M.R., Gord Mardi E., Mohamadi H., Shakiba M., Baran Zehi A., Teimouri M., Raeesi T. 2016. Status assessment of the Persian leopard in Iran. Cat News Special Issue 10: 43-50. Download File

Sherbafi E. 2010. Analysis of leopard diet in the habitats of Golestan NP. MSc thesis. Tehran: Azad university.  (Thesis)

Taghdisi, M., Mohammadi, A., Nourani, E., Shokri, S., Rezaei, A. & Kaboli, M. (2013). Diet and Habitat Use of the Endangered Persian Leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor) In Northeastern Iran. Turkish Journal of Zoology, 37: 554-561. Download File

Youssefi M.R., Hoseini Sh., Hoseini S.M., Zaheri B.A. and Abouhosseini Tabari A. 2010. First report of Ancylostoma tubaeforme in Persian Leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor). Iranian Journal of Parasitology 5(1): 61-63Download File

Zakaria M. and Sanei A. 2011. Conservation and management prospects of the Persian and Malayan leopards.  Asia Life Sciences Supplment 7: 1-5. Download File

 نصیری و سایرین. 1390. تجزیه و تحلیل ژنتیکی و فیلوژنتیکی ناحیه D-Loop از DNA میتوکندری پلنگ ایرانی. مجله بیوتکنولوژی کشاورزی. Download File