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42. Harding, L.E. and J.W. Dragoo, 2012. Out of the tropics: a phylogeographic history of the long-tailed weasel, Mustela frenata. Journal of Mammalogy 93, 1178-1194. [pdf available upon request]

41. Doty, J.B., J.W. Dragoo, W. C. Black, B.J. Beaty, and C.H. Calisher. 2012. Peromyscus maniculatus in eastern Colorado: a subspecies with lower prevalence of Sin Nombre virus infection. Journal of Mammalogy 93, 183-197. [pdf available upon request]

40. Crawford, D.L., J.W. Dragoo, F.A. Smith, and A.N. Chavez. 2011. Diversification within the Mexican vole (Microtus mexicanus) and the role of post-Pleistocene climate change. Western North American Naturalist 71, 176–194. [pdf available upon request]

39. Floyd, C.H., D.H. Van Vuren, K.R. Crooks, K.L. Jones, D.K. Garcelon, N. M. Belfiore, J.W. Dragoo, and B. May. 2011. Genetic differentiation of island spotted skunks, Spilogale gracilis amphiala. Journal of Mammalogy, 92:148-158. [pdf available upon request]

38. Hanington, P.C., M.A. Forys, J.W. Dragoo, S.-M. Zhang, C.M. Adema, and E.S. Loker. 2010. Role for a somatically diversified lectin in resistance of an invertebrate to parasite infection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(49): 21087-21092. [pdf available upon request]

37. Nelson, R., R. Cañate, J.M. Pascale, J.W. Dragoo, B. Armien, A. Armien, and F. Koster. 2010. Confirmation of Choclo virus as the cause of hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome and high serum antibody prevalence in Panama. Journal of Medical Virology, 82:1586-1593. [pdf available upon request]

36. Eizirik, E., W.J. Murphy, K-P. Koepfli, W.E. Johnson, J.W. Dragoo, R.K. Wayne, S.J. O’Brien. 2010. Pattern and timing of diversification of the mammalian order Carnivora inferred from multiple nuclear gene sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 56:49-63. [pdf available upon request]

35. Rosatte R., K. Sobey, J.W. Dragoo, and S. Gehrt. 2010. Striped skunks and allies. Pp 97-106 in Urban carnivores: ecology, conflict, and conservation (S.D. Gehrt, S.P.D. Riley, B L. Cypher, eds). Baltimore, Maryland: The Johns Hopkins University Press.

34. Dragoo, J.W. 2009. Nutrition and behavior of striped skunks. Veterinary Clinics of North America, Exotic Animal Practic 12(2):313-326. [pdf available upon request]

33. Dragoo, J.W. 2009. Family Mephitidae (skunks). Pp. 532-563 in Handbook of the mammals of the world, vol. 1 Carnivores (D. E. Wilson and R. A. Mittermeier, eds.). Lynx Edicions. Barcelona, Spain.

32. Dragoo, J.W. and S.R. Sheffield. 2009. Conepatus leuconotus (Carnivora: Mephitidae). Mammalian Species 827:1-8. [pdf available upon request]

31. Dragoo, J.W., K.E. Coan, K.A. Moore, S.E. Henke, R.C. Fleischer, and S.M. Wisely. 2009. Polymorphic microsatellite markers for the striped skunk, Mephitis mephitis, and other mephitids. Molecular Ecology Resources 9:383-385. [pdf available upon request]

30. Perelman, P.L., A.S. Graphodatsky, J.W. Dragoo, N.A. Serdyukova, G. Stone, P. Cavagna, A. Menotti, W. Nie, P.C.M. O’Brien, J. Wang, S. Burkett, K. Yuki, M.E. Roelke, S.J. O’Brien, F. Yang, and R. Stanyon. 2008. Chromosome painting shows that skunks (Mephitidae, Carnivora) have highly rearranged karyotypes. Chromosome Research 16:1215–1231. [pdf available upon request]

29. Hass, C.C. and J.W. Dragoo. 2006. Rabies in hooded and striped skunks in Arizona. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 42:825-829. [pdf available upon request]

28. Dragoo, J.W., J.A. Lackey, K.E. Moore, E.P. Lessa, J.A. Cook, and T.L. Yates. 2006. Phylogeography of the deer mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus) provides a predictive framework for research on hantaviruses. Journal of General Virology 87:1997-2003. [pdf available upon request]

27. Abramson, G., L. Giuggioli, V.M. Kenkre, J.W. Dragoo, R.R. Parmenter, C.A. Parmenter and T.L. Yates. 2006. Diffusion and home range parameters for rodents: Peromyscus maniculatus in New Mexico. Ecological Complexity 3:64-70. [pdf available upon request]

26. Polechla, P.J. Jr., A.G. Burns, S. Rist, K.A. Moore, and J.W. Dragoo. 2004 (2005). First physical evidence of the Nearctic river otter (Lontra canadensis) collected in New Mexico, USA, since 1953. IUCN Otter Specialist Group Bulletin 21(2):70-74. [pdf available upon request]

25. Dragoo, J.W., D. Matthes, A. Aragon, C.C. Hass, and T. L. Yates. 2004. Identification of skunk species submitted for rabies testing in the desert southwest. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 40:371-376. [pdf available upon request]

24. Yates, T.L., J. Salazar-Bravo, and J.W. Dragoo. 2004. The importance of the tree of life to society. Pp. 7-17 in Assembling the tree of life (J. Cracraft and M.J. Donoghue eds.). Oxford University Press, New York.

23. Baker, R.J., L.C. Bradley, R.D. Bradley, J.W. Dragoo, M.D. Engstrom, R.F. Hoffmann, C.A. Jones, F. Reid, D.W. Rice, and C. Jones. 2003. Revised checklist of North American mammals north of Mexico, 2003. Occasional Papers, Museum of Texas Tech, 229:1-24. [pdf available upon request]

22. Dragoo, J.W. and R.K. Wayne. 2003. Systematics and Population Genetics of Swift and Kit Foxes. Pp. 207-222 in The Swift Fox: Ecology and Conservation of Swift Foxes in a Changing World (M.A. Sovada and L.Carbyn eds.). Canadian Plains Research Center, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan.

21. Wood, W.F., G.A. Dragoo, M.J. Richard, and J.W. Dragoo. 2003. Long-chain fatty acids in the anal gland of the red panda, Ailurus fulgens. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 31:1057-1060. [pdf available upon request]

20. Dragoo, J.W., J. Salazar-Bravo, L.J. Layne, and T.L. Yates. 2003. Relationships within the Calomys callosus species group based on amplified fragment length polymorphisms. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 31:703-713. [pdf available upon request]

19. Dragoo, J.W., R.L. Honeycutt, and D.J. Schmidly. 2003. Taxonomic status of white-backed hog-nosed skunks, genus Conepatus (Carnivora: Mephitidae). Journal of Mammalogy, 84:159-176. [pdf available upon request]

18. Cracraft, J., M. Donoghue, J. Dragoo, D. Hillis, and T. Yates, eds. 2002. Assembling the tree of life: Harnessing life's history to benefit Science and Society. National Science Foundation Brochure. [pdf available upon request]

17. Harrison, R.L., D.J. Barr, and J.W. Dragoo. 2002. A comparison of population survey techniques for swift foxes (Vulpes velox) in New Mexico. American Midland Naturalist 148(2):320-337. [pdf available upon request]

16. Wood, W.F., B.G. Sollers, G.A. Dragoo, and J.W. Dragoo. 2002. Volatile components in defensive spray of the hooded skunk, Mephitis macroura. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 28:1865-1870. [pdf available upon request]

15. Salazar-Bravo, J., J. W. Dragoo, M.D. Bowen, C.J. Peters, T.G. Ksiazek, and T.L. Yates. 2002. Natural nidality in Bolivian Hemorrhagic Fever and the systematics of the reservoir species. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 1:191-199. [pdf available upon request]

14. Salazar-Bravo, J., J.W. Dragoo, D.S. Tinnin, and T.L. Yates. 2001. Phylogeny and evolution of the Neotropical rodent genus Calomys: inferences from mitochondrial DNA sequence data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 20:173-184. [pdf available upon request]

13. Flynn, J.J., M.A. Nedbal, J.W. Dragoo, and R.L. Honeycutt. 2000. Whence the red panda? Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 17:190-199. [pdf available upon request]

12. Ruedas, L.A., J. Salazar Bravo, J.W. Dragoo, and T.L. Yates. 2000. The Importance of Being Earnest: What, if Anything, Constitutes a “Specimen Examined”. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 17:129-132. [pdf available upon request]

11. Dragoo, J.W. and R.L. Honeycutt. 1999. Western Hog-nosed Skunk / Conepatus mesoleucus. Pp.191-192, in The Smithsonian Book of North American Mammals (D.E. Wilson and S. Ruff, eds.). Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D. C., 750 pp.

10. Dragoo, J.W. and R.L. Honeycutt. 1999. Eastern Hog-nosed Skunk / Conepatus leuconotus. Pp.190-191, in The Smithsonian Book of North American Mammals (D.E. Wilson and S. Ruff, eds.). Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D. C., 750 pp.

09. Dragoo, J.W. and R.L. Honeycutt. 1999. Eastern Spotted Skunk / Spilogale putorius. Pp.185-186, in The Smithsonian Book of North American Mammals (D.E. Wilson and S. Ruff, eds.). Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D. C., 750 pp.

08. Dragoo, J.W. and R.L. Honeycutt. 1997. Systematics of mustelid-like carnivores. Journal of Mammalogy, 78:426-443. [pdf available upon request]

07. Dragoo, J.W., R.D. Bradley, R.L. Honeycutt, and J.W. Templeton. 1993. Phylogenetic relationships among the skunks: a molecular perspective. Journal of Mammalian Evolution, 1:255-267. [pdf available upon request]

06. Dragoo, J.W. 1993. The evolutionary relationships of the skunks to each other and the rest of the weasels; with a note on behavioral idiosyncrasies. Pp. 54-67 in Eleventh Great Plains Wildlife Damage Control Workshop Proceedings. Pierce, R. A., II and F. R. Henderson, editors. Cooperative Extension Service Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. 212 pp. [pdf available upon request]

05. Dragoo, J.W., J.R. Choate, T.L. Yates, and T.P. O'Farrell. 1990. Evolutionary and taxonomic relationships among North American arid-land foxes. Journal of Mammalogy, 71:318-332. [pdf available upon request]

04. Dragoo, J.W., D.B. Fagre, D.J. Schmidly, and L.B. Penry. 1989. First specimen of a hog-nosed skunk (Conepatus mesoleucus) from Bexar County, Texas. Texas Journal of Science, 41:331-333. [pdf available upon request]

03. Dragoo, J.W., J.R. Choate, and T.P. O'Farrell. 1987. Intrapopulational variation in two samples of arid-land foxes. Texas Journal of Science, 39:223-232.

02. Tabor, S.P. and J.W. Dragoo. 1987. Masticophis flagellum testaceus. Herpetological Review, 18:41.

01. Choate, J.R., J.W. Dragoo, J. K. Jones, Jr., and J. A. Howard. 1986. Subspecific status of the big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus, in Kansas. Prairie Naturalist, 18:43-51.