New Publications 1-15 March 2024

If you can't make it to Mountains this weekend, why not do the next best thing and read about them? Here's our weekly update of new publications from across the mountain research community.


Fauna and Taxonomy of Diamesinae (Diptera, Chironomidae) from the Caucasus, With a Morphological Description and DNA Barcoding of New Taxa and a Discussion of Diagnostic Problems for Diamesa Meigen and Pseudodiamesa Goetghebuer

Redescription of the Caucasian Endemic Diamesa caucasica Kownacki et Kownacka (Diptera: Chironomidae: Diamesinae)

Description of the Female Apocolotois smirnovi (Romanoff, 1885) (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Ennominae), With Comments on the Biology and Distribution of the Species

Smittia solominae sp. nov. (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae), Living on Ice of High Mountain Glaciers of the Elbrus Region (North Caucasus)

Thin-and Thick-Skinned Nappes of the Southern Slope of the Georgian Greater Caucasus: Indicators of Syn-Collisional A-type Subduction

Episodic Evolution of a Protracted Convergent Margin Revealed By Detrital Zircon Geochronology in the Greater Caucasus

Slope Deformation, Reservoir Variation and Meteorological Data At the Khoko Landslide, Enguri Hydroelectric Basin (Georgia), During 2016-2019

Structural Expression of the Frontal Thrust of An Active Fold-and-Thrust Belt: the Holocene 123-km-Long Kur Fault, Greater Caucasus, Azerbaijan

Invasive Water Hyacinth (Pontederia crassipes) Extends Its Range to East Europe and the Caucasus

Geodynamics. National Report to the International Association of Geodesy of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics 2011-2014

Vertical Land Deformation in Caucasus Region

An Analytical Review of the Recent Crustal Uplifts, Tectonics, and Seismicity of the Caucasus Region

An Updated List of Mosquito Species in Armenia and Transcaucasian Region Responsible for Dirofilaria Transmission: Review of Published Research

Preliminary Investigations of Parasite Contamination of Water Sources in Armenia

An Exceptional Activity for Darevskia derjugini (Nikolsky, 1898) from Turkey

Morphological Reevaluation on the Subspecific Position of Darevskia derjugini in Turkey

Age and Growth of the Artvin Lizard, Darevskia derjugini (Nikolsky, 1898), in Turkey (Squamata: Sauria: Lacertidae)

Southernmost Locality for Endangered Lizard, Darevskia clarkorum (Lacertidae, Squamata) from Eastern Black Sea Coast of Turkey

New Distribution Data of the Vulnerable Mertensiella caucasica from Gümüşhane, Turkey

Habitat Preferences of Testudo graeca, Linnaeus 1758 (Testudines; Testudinidae) With a New Locality Record from Eastern Black Sea Region of Turkey

Evaluation of the Reptilian Fauna in Amasya Province, Turkey With New Locality Records

Sexual Dimorphism in Spiny-Tailed Lizard, Darevskia rudis (Bedriaga, 1886) (Sauria: Lacertidae), from Northeastern Anatolia, Turkey

Formal Description of the New Lizard Species Inhabiting in Eastern Anatolia, Turkey

Hidden Diversity in a Narrow Valley: Description of New Endemic Palearctic Rock Lizard Darevskia (Squamata: Lacertidae) Species from Northeastern Turkey

The Potential Range and Future Distribution of the Endangered Lizard Darevskia clarkorum in the Caucasus Biodiversity Hotspot Under Climate Change Scenarios