Roland W. Kays, Ph.D. - Publications

Life Sciences North Carolina State Museum 
mammalian ecology and evolution

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2020 Noonan MJ, Fleming CH, Tucker MA, Kays R, Harrison AL, Crofoot MC, Abrahms B, Alberts SC, Ali AH, Altmann J, Antunes PC, Attias N, Belant JL, Beyer DE, Bidner LR, et al. Effects of body size on estimation of mammalian area requirements. Conservation Biology : the Journal of the Society For Conservation Biology. PMID 32362060 DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13495  1
2018 Tucker MA, Böhning-Gaese K, Fagan WF, Fryxell JM, Van Moorter B, Alberts SC, Ali AH, Allen AM, Attias N, Avgar T, Bartlam-Brooks H, Bayarbaatar B, Belant JL, Bertassoni A, Beyer D, ... ... Kays R, et al. Moving in the Anthropocene: Global reductions in terrestrial mammalian movements. Science (New York, N.Y.). 359: 466-469. PMID 29371471 DOI: 10.1126/science.aam9712  1
2016 von Holdt BM, Kays RW, Pollinger JP, Wayne RK. Admixture mapping identifies introgressed genomic regions in North American canids. Molecular Ecology. PMID 27106273 DOI: 10.1111/mec.13667  1
2016 Gompper ME, Lesmeister DB, Ray JC, Malcolm JR, Kays R. Differential Habitat Use or Intraguild Interactions: What Structures a Carnivore Community? Plos One. 11: e0146055. PMID 26731404 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146055  1
2016 Rota CT, Ferreira MAR, Kays RW, Forrester TD, Kalies EL, Mcshea WJ, Parsons AW, Millspaugh JJ. A multispecies occupancy model for two or more interacting species Methods in Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12587  1
2016 Kays R, Parsons AW, Baker MC, Kalies EL, Forrester T, Costello R, Rota CT, Millspaugh JJ, Mcshea WJ. Does hunting or hiking affect wildlife communities in protected areas? Journal of Applied Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12700  1
2016 Hawley JE, Rego PW, Wydeven AP, Schwartz MK, Viner TC, Kays R, Pilgrim KL, Jenks JA. Long-distance dispersal of a subadult male cougar from South Dakota to Connecticut documented with DNA evidence Journal of Mammalogy. 97: 1435-1440. DOI: 10.1093/jmammal/gyw088  1
2015 Lozano CC, Sweanor LL, Wilson-Henjum G, Kays RW, Moreno R, VandeWoude S, Troyer RM. Identification of Novel Gammaherpesviruses in Ocelots (Leopardus pardalis) and Bobcats (Lynx rufus) in Panama and Colorado, USA. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 51: 911-5. PMID 26280877 DOI: 10.7589/2015-01-027  1
2015 Gompper ME, Belant JL, Kays R. Carnivore coexistence: America's recovery Science. 347: 382-383. PMID 25613881 DOI: 10.1126/science.347.6220.382  1
2015 Lapoint SD, Belant JL, Kays RW. Mesopredator release facilitates range expansion in fisher Animal Conservation. 18: 50-61. DOI: 10.1111/acv.12138  1
2015 Lashley MA, Chitwood MC, Kays R, Harper CA, DePerno CS, Moorman CE. Prescribed fire affects female white-tailed deer habitat use during summer lactation Forest Ecology and Management. 348: 220-225. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2015.03.041  1
2014 Dodge S, Bohrer G, Bildstein K, Davidson SC, Weinzierl R, Bechard MJ, Barber D, Kays R, Brandes D, Han J, Wikelski M. Environmental drivers of variability in the movement ecology of turkey vultures (Cathartes aura) in North and South America. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 369: 20130195. PMID 24733950 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0195  1
2014 Monzón J, Kays R, Dykhuizen DE. Assessment of coyote-wolf-dog admixture using ancestry-informative diagnostic SNPs. Molecular Ecology. 23: 182-97. PMID 24148003 DOI: 10.1111/mec.12570  1
2014 Si X, Kays R, Ding P. How long is enough to detect terrestrial animals? Estimating the minimum trapping effort on camera traps Peerj. 2014. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.374  1
2014 Collins CR, Kays RW. Patterns of mortality in a wild population of white-footed Mice Northeastern Naturalist. 21: 323-336. DOI: 10.1656/045.021.0213  1
2014 Brown DD, Montgomery RA, Millspaugh JJ, Jansen PA, Garzon-Lopez CX, Kays R. Selection and spatial arrangement of rest sites within northern tamandua home ranges Journal of Zoology. 293: 160-170. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12131  1
2014 Suselbeek L, Emsens WJ, Hirsch BT, Kays R, Rowcliffe JM, Zamora-Gutierrez V, Jansen PA. Food acquisition and predator avoidance in a neotropical rodent Animal Behaviour. 88: 41-48. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.11.012  1
2014 Emsens WJ, Hirsch BT, Kays R, Jansen PA. Prey refuges as predator hotspots: Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) attraction to agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) dens Acta Theriologica. 59: 257-262. DOI: 10.1007/s13364-013-0159-4  1
2014 Kays R, Parsons AW. Mammals in and around suburban yards, and the attraction of chicken coops Urban Ecosystems. 1-15. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-014-0347-2  1
2014 Meek PD, Ballard G, Claridge A, Kays R, Moseby K, O'Brien T, O'Connell A, Sanderson J, Swann DE, Tobler M, Townsend S. Recommended guiding principles for reporting on camera trapping research Biodiversity and Conservation. 23: 2321-2343. DOI: 10.1007/s10531-014-0712-8  1
2013 Helgen KM, Pinto CM, Kays R, Helgen LE, Tsuchiya MT, Quinn A, Wilson DE, Maldonado JE. Taxonomic revision of the olingos (Bassaricyon), with description of a new species, the Olinguito. Zookeys. 1-83. PMID 24003317 DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.324.5827  1
2013 Yu X, Wang J, Kays R, Jansen PA, Wang T, Huang T. Automated identification of animal species in camera trap images Eurasip Journal On Image and Video Processing. 2013. DOI: 10.1186/1687-5281-2013-52  1
2013 Emsens WJ, Suselbeek L, Hirsch BT, Kays R, Winkelhagen AJS, Jansen PA. Effects of Food Availability on Space and Refuge Use by a Neotropical Scatterhoarding Rodent Biotropica. 45: 88-93. DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2012.00888.x  1
2013 Kays RW. Social polyandry and promiscuous mating in a primate–like carnivore: The kinkajou (Potos f lavus) Monogamy: Mating Strategies and Partnerships in Birds, Humans and Other Mammals. 125-137. DOI: 10.1017/CBO9781139087247.008  1
2013 Hirsch BT, Kays R, Jansen PA. Evidence for cache surveillance by a scatter-hoarding rodent Animal Behaviour. 85: 1511-1516. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.04.005  1
2013 LaPoint S, Gallery P, Wikelski M, Kays R. Animal behavior, cost-based corridor models, and real corridors Landscape Ecology. 28: 1615-1630. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-013-9910-0  1
2013 Voirin B, Kays R, Wikelski M, Lowman M. Why do sloths poop on the ground? Treetops At Risk: Challenges of Global Canopy Ecology and Conservation. 195-199. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-7161-5_19  1
2013 Rowcliffe JM, Kays R, Carbone C, Jansen PA. Clarifying assumptions behind the estimation of animal density from camera trap rates Journal of Wildlife Management. 77: 876. DOI: 10.1002/jwmg.533  1
2013 Li Z, Ding B, Wu F, Lei TKH, Kays R, Crofoot MC. Attraction and avoidance detection from movements Proceedings of the Vldb Endowment. 7: 157-168.  1
2012 Hirsch BT, Kays R, Pereira VE, Jansen PA, Rejmanek M. Directed seed dispersal towards areas with low conspecific tree density by a scatter-hoarding rodent. Ecology Letters. 15: 1423-9. PMID 22958079 DOI: 10.1111/ele.12000  1
2012 Jansen PA, Hirsch BT, Emsens WJ, Zamora-Gutierrez V, Wikelski M, Kays R. Thieving rodents as substitute dispersers of megafaunal seeds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 12610-5. PMID 22802644 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1205184109  1
2012 Kranstauber B, Kays R, Lapoint SD, Wikelski M, Safi K. A dynamic Brownian bridge movement model to estimate utilization distributions for heterogeneous animal movement. The Journal of Animal Ecology. 81: 738-46. PMID 22348740 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.01955.x  1
2012 Douglas DC, Weinzierl R, C. Davidson S, Kays R, Wikelski M, Bohrer G. Moderating Argos location errors in animal tracking data Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 3: 999-1007. DOI: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00245.x  1
2012 Rowcliffe JM, Carbone C, Kays R, Kranstauber B, Jansen PA. Bias in estimating animal travel distance: The effect of sampling frequency Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 3: 653-662. DOI: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00197.x  1
2012 Hirsch BT, Visser MD, Kays R, Jansen PA. Quantifying seed dispersal kernels from truncated seed-tracking data Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 3: 595-602. DOI: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2011.00183.x  1
2012 Hirsch BT, Kays R, Jansen PA. A telemetric thread tag for tracking seed dispersal by scatter-hoarding rodents Plant Ecology. 213: 933-943. DOI: 10.1007/s11258-012-0054-0  1
2012 Li Z, Han J, Ding B, Kays R. Mining periodic behaviors of object movements for animal and biological sustainability studies Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery. 24: 355-386. DOI: 10.1007/s10618-011-0227-9  1
2012 Brown DD, Lapoint S, Kays R, Heidrich W, Kümeth F, Wikelski M. Accelerometer-informed GPS telemetry: Reducing the trade-off between resolution and longevity Wildlife Society Bulletin. 36: 139-146. DOI: 10.1002/wsb.111  1
2011 vonHoldt BM, Pollinger JP, Earl DA, Knowles JC, Boyko AR, Parker H, Geffen E, Pilot M, Jedrzejewski W, Jedrzejewska B, Sidorovich V, Greco C, Randi E, Musiani M, Kays R, et al. A genome-wide perspective on the evolutionary history of enigmatic wolf-like canids. Genome Research. 21: 1294-305. PMID 21566151 DOI: 10.1101/gr.116301.110  1
2011 Holland RA, Meyer CFJ, Kalko EKV, Kays R, Wikelski M. Emergence time and foraging activity in Pallas' mastiff bat, Molossus molossus (Chiroptera: Molossidae) in relation to sunset/sunrise and phase of the moon Acta Chiropterologica. 13: 399-404. DOI: 10.3161/150811011X624875  1
2011 Kays R, Feranec RS. Using stable carbon isotopes to distinguish wild from Captive Wolves Northeastern Naturalist. 18: 253-264. DOI: 10.1656/045.018.0301  1
2011 Li Z, Han J, Ji M, Tang LA, Yu Y, Ding B, Lee JG, Kays R. MoveMine: Mining moving object data for discovery of animal movement patterns Acm Transactions On Intelligent Systems and Technology. 2. DOI: 10.1145/1989734.1989741  1
2011 Marcus Rowcliffe J, Carbone C, Jansen PA, Kays R, Kranstauber B. Quantifying the sensitivity of camera traps: An adapted distance sampling approach Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 2: 464-476. DOI: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2011.00094.x  1
2011 Collins C, Kays R. Causes of mortality in North American populations of large and medium-sized mammals Animal Conservation. 14: 474-483. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-1795.2011.00458.x  1
2011 Kays R, Tilak S, Crofoot M, Fountain T, Obando D, Ortega A, Kuemmeth F, Mandel J, Swenson G, Lambert T, Hirsch B, Wikelski M. Tracking animal location and activity with an automated radio telemetry system in a tropical rainforest Computer Journal. 54: 1931-1948. DOI: 10.1093/comjnl/bxr072  1
2011 Kranstauber B, Cameron A, Weinzerl R, Fountain T, Tilak S, Wikelski M, Kays R. The Movebank data model for animal tracking Environmental Modelling and Software. 26: 834-835. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2010.12.005  1
2011 Kays R, Jansen PA, Knecht EMH, Vohwinkel R, Wikelski M. The effect of feeding time on dispersal of Virola seeds by toucans determined from GPS tracking and accelerometers Acta Oecologica. 37: 625-631. DOI: 10.1016/j.actao.2011.06.007  1
2010 Wikelski M, Moxley J, Eaton-Mordas A, López-Uribe MM, Holland R, Moskowitz D, Roubik DW, Kays R. Large-range movements of neotropical orchid bees observed via radio telemetry. Plos One. 5: e10738. PMID 20520813 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010738  1
2010 Kays R, Curtis A, Kirchman JJ. Rapid adaptive evolution of northeastern coyotes via hybridization with wolves Biology Letters. 6: 89-93. PMID 19776058 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2009.0575  1
2010 Li Z, Ding B, Han J, Kays R, Nye P. Mining periodic behaviors for moving objects Proceedings of the Acm Sigkdd International Conference On Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining. 1099-1108. DOI: 10.1145/1835804.1835942  1
2010 Li Z, Ji M, Lee JG, Tang LA, Yu Y, Han J, Kays R. MoveMine: Mining moving object databases Proceedings of the Acm Sigmod International Conference On Management of Data. 1203-1206. DOI: 10.1145/1807167.1807319  1
2010 Kays R, Curtis A, Kirchman J. Reply to Wheeldon et al. 'Colonization history and ancestry of northeastern coyotes' Biology Letters. 6: 248-249. DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2009.1022  1
2010 Crofoot MC, Lambert TD, Kays R, Wikelski MC. Does watching a monkey change its behaviour? Quantifying observer effects in habituated wild primates using automated radiotelemetry Animal Behaviour. 80: 475-480. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2010.06.006  1
2010 Li Z, Ding B, Han J, Kays R. Swarm: Mining relaxed temporal moving object clusters Proceedings of the Vldb Endowment. 3: 723-734.  1
2009 Kays R, Kranstauber B, Jansen P, Carbone C, Rowcliffe M, Fountain T, Tilak S. Camera traps as sensor networks for monitoring animal communities Proceedings - Conference On Local Computer Networks, Lcn. 811-818. DOI: 10.1109/LCN.2009.5355046  1
2009 Lambert TD, Kays RW, Jansen PA, Aliaga-Rossel E, Wikelski M. Nocturnal activity by the primarily diurnal central American agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) in relation to environmental conditions, resource abundance and predation risk Journal of Tropical Ecology. 25: 211-215. DOI: 10.1017/S0266467408005804  1
2009 Gálvez D, Kranstauber B, Kays RW, Jansen PA. Scatter hoarding by the Central American agouti: a test of optimal cache spacing theory Animal Behaviour. 78: 1327-1333. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2009.08.015  1
2009 Kays RW, Wilson DE. Mammals of North America, Second Edition Mammals of North America, Second Edition. 1-248.  1
2008 Mares R, Moreno RS, Kays RW, Wikelski M. Predispersal home range shift of an ocelot Leopardus pardalis (Carnivora: Felidae) on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Revista De Biología Tropical. 56: 779-87. PMID 19256443  1
2008 Franklin SP, Kays RW, Moreno R, TerWee JA, Troyer JL, VandeWoude S. Ocelots on Barro Colorado Island are infected with feline immunodeficiency virus but not other common feline and canine viruses Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 44: 760-765. PMID 18689668  1
2008 Kays RW, Gompper ME, Ray JC. Landscape ecology of eastern coyotes based on large-scale estimates of abundance Ecological Applications. 18: 1014-1027. PMID 18536259 DOI: 10.1890/07-0298.1  1
2008 Rattenborg NC, Voirin B, Vyssotski AL, Kays RW, Spoelstra K, Kuemmeth F, Heidrich W, Wikelski M. Sleeping outside the box: electroencephalographic measures of sleep in sloths inhabiting a rainforest. Biology Letters. 4: 402-5. PMID 18482903 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2008.0203  1
2008 Crofoot MC, Gilby IC, Wikelski MC, Kays RW. Interaction location outweighs the competitive advantage of numerical superiority in Cebus capucinus intergroup contests. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105: 577-81. PMID 18184811 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0707749105  1
2008 Aliaga-Rossel E, Kays RW, Fragoso JMV. Home-range use by the Central American agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) on Barro Colorado Island, Panama Journal of Tropical Ecology. 24: 367-374. DOI: 10.1017/S0266467408005129  1
2007 Franklin SP, Troyer JL, TerWee JA, Lyren LM, Kays RW, Riley SPD, Boyce WM, Crooks KR, Vandewoude S. Variability in assays used for detection of lentiviral infection in bobcats (Lynx rufus), pumas (Puma concolor), and ocelots (Leopardus pardalis) Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 43: 700-710. PMID 17984266  1
2007 Wikelski M, Kays RW, Kasdin NJ, Thorup K, Smith JA, Swenson GW. Going wild: what a global small-animal tracking system could do for experimental biologists. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 210: 181-6. PMID 17210955 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.02629  1
2007 Herzog CJ, Kays RW, Ray JC, Gompper ME, Zielinski WJ, Higgins R, Tymeson M. Using patterns in track-plate footprints to identify individual fishers Journal of Wildlife Management. 71: 955-963. DOI: 10.2193/2006-408  1
2006 Gompper ME, Kays RW, Ray JC, Lapoint SD, Bogan DA, Cryan JR. A comparison of noninvasive techniques to survey carnivore communities in Northeastern North America Wildlife Society Bulletin. 34: 1142-1151. DOI: 10.2193/0091-7648(2006)34[1142:ACONTT]2.0.CO;2  1
2006 Moreno RS, Kays RW, Samudio R. Competitive release in diets of ocelot (leopardus pardalis) and puma (puma concolor) after jaguar (panthera onca) decline Journal of Mammalogy. 87: 808-816. DOI: 10.1644/05-MAMM-A-360R2.1  1
2006 Patterson BD, Kays RW, Kasiki SM, Sebestyen VM. Developmental effects of climate on the lion's mane (Panthera leo) Journal of Mammalogy. 87: 193-200. DOI: 10.1644/05-MAMM-A-226R2.1  1
2006 Aliaga-Rossel E, Moreno RS, Kays RW, Giacalone J. Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) predation on agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) Biotropica. 38: 691-694. DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2006.00192.x  1
2005 Dubach J, Patterson BD, Briggs MB, Venzke K, Flamand J, Stander P, Scheepers L, Kays RW. Molecular genetic variation across the southern and eastern geographic ranges of the African lion, Panthera leo Conservation Genetics. 6: 15-24. DOI: 10.1007/s10592-004-7729-6  1
2004 Kays RW, DeWan AA. Ecological impact of inside/outside house cats around a suburban nature preserve Animal Conservation. 7: 273-283. DOI: 10.1017/S1367943004001489  1
2004 Patterson BD, Kasiki SM, Selempo E, Kays RW. Livestock predation by lions (Panthera leo) and other carnivores on ranches neighboring Tsavo National Parks, Kenya Biological Conservation. 119: 507-516. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2004.01.013  1
2003 Gompper ME, Goodman RM, Kays RW, Ray JC, Fiorello CV, Wade SE. A survey of the parasites of coyotes (Canis latrans) in New York based on fecal analysis Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 39: 712-717. PMID 14567236  1
2002 Kays RW, Patterson BD. Mane variation in African lions and its social correlates Canadian Journal of Zoology. 80: 471-478. DOI: 10.1139/z02-024  1
2002 Johnson DDP, Kays R, Blackwell PG, Macdonald DW. Does the resource dispersion hypothesis explain group living? Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 17: 563-570. DOI: 10.1016/S0169-5347(02)02619-8  1
2001 Kays R, Allison A. Arboreal tropical forest vertebrates: Current knowledge and research trends Plant Ecology. 153: 109-120. DOI: 10.1023/A:1017585622940  1
2001 Kays RW, Gittleman JL. The social organization of the kinkajou Potos flavus (Procyonidae) Journal of Zoology. 253: 491-504. DOI: 10.1017/S0952836901000450  1
2000 Kays RW, Gittleman JL, Wayne RK. Microsatellite analysis of kinkajou social organization. Molecular Ecology. 9: 743-51. PMID 10849290 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-294X.2000.00921.x  1
2000 Kays RW. The behavior and ecology of olingos (Bassaricyon gabbii) and their competition with kinkajous (Potos flavus) in central Panama Mammalia. 64: 1-10.  1
1999 Kays RW. Food preferences of kinkajous (Potos flavus): A frugivorous carnivore Journal of Mammalogy. 80: 589-599.  1
1999 Kays RW. A hoistable arboreal mammal trap Wildlife Society Bulletin. 27: 298-300.  1
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