Publications

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Our flying squirrel publications:

Newar, S. L., and J. Bowman. 2020. Think before they squeak: vocalizations of the squirrel family. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution doi: 10.3389/fevo.2020.00193.

Desantis, L.M., J. Bowman, E. Faught, R. Boonstra, M. M. Vijayan, and G. Burness. 2018. Corticosteroid-binding globulin levels in North American sciurids: implications for the flying squirrel stress axis. Canadian Journal of Zoology 96: 1090-1096.

Desantis, L.M., J. Bowman, M. M. Vijayan, and G. Burness. 2018. Seasonal changes in acute stressor-mediated plasma glucocorticoid regulation in New World flying squirrels. General and Comparative Endocrinology 266: 78-86.

Olson, M. N., J. Bowman, and G. Burness. 2018. Social thermoregulation does not explain heterospecific nesting in North American flying squirrels. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 123: 805-813. 

Olson M.N., J. Bowman, and G. Burness. 2017. Seasonal energetics and torpor use in North American flying squirrels. Journal of Thermal Biology 70 Part B: 46-53.

Marrotte, R.R., J. Bowman, M. G. Brown, C. Cordes, K.Y. Morris, M.B. Prentice, and P.J. Wilson. 2017. Multi-species genetic connectivity in a terrestrial habitat network. Movement Ecology 5:21.

Prentice, M.B., J. Bowman, J. Lalor, J., M. M. McKay, L. Thomson, C. Watt, A. G. McAdam, D.L. Murray, and P.J. Wilson. 2017. Signatures of selection in mammalian clock genes with coding trinucleotide repeats: implications for studying the genomics of high-pace adaptation. Ecology and Evolution. 10.1002/ece3.3223.

Desantis, L.M., J. Bowman, C. V. Lahoda, R. Boonstra, and G. Burness.  2016. Responses of New World flying squirrels to acute stress of capture and handling. Journal of Mammalogy 97: 80-88.

Murrant, M.N., J. Bowman, and P.J. Wilson. 2014. A test of non-kin social foraging in the southern flying squirrel, Glaucomys volans. 2014. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 113: 1126-1135. doi: 10.1111/bij.12385.

Desantis, L. M., B. Delehanty, J. T. Weir, and R. Boonstra. 2013. Mediating free glucocorticoid levels in the blood of vertebrates: are corticosteroid-binding proteins always necessary? Functional Ecology 27: 107-119/.

Check out the journal’s summary of this article with an interview and the Trent press release!

Garroway, C. J., J. Bowman, and P. J. Wilson. 2013. Complex social structure of southern flying squirrels is related to spatial proximity but not kinship. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 67: 113-122.

Murrant, M. N., J. Bowman, C. J. Garroway, B. Prinzen, H. Mayberry, and P. A. Faure. 2013. Ultrasonic vocalizations emitted by flying squirrels. PLOS ONE 8(8): e73045

Characteristic flying squirrel vocalizations from this paper can be downloaded as wav files from datadryad here:

Murrant M. N. J. Bowman, C. J. Garroway, B. Prinzen, H. Mayberry, and P. A. Faure. 2013. Data from: Ultrasonic vocalizations emitted by flying squirrels. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.s44gk.

Thompson, M., N. Mykytczuk, K. Gooderham, and A. I. Schulte-Hostedde. 2012. Prevalence of the bacterium Coxiella burnetii in wild rodents from a Canadian natural environment park. Zoonoses and Public Health 59: 553-560.

Garroway, C. J., J. Bowman, G. L. Holloway, J. R. Malcolm, and P. J. Wilson. 2011. The genetic signature of rapid range expansion by flying squirrels in response to contemporary climate warming. Global Change Biology 17: 1760-1769.

Walpole, A. A., and J. Bowman. 2011. Patch occupancy by squirrels in fragmented deciduous forest: effects of behaviour. Acta Theriologica 56: 63-72.

Coombs, A. B., J. Bowman, and C. J. Garroway. 2010. Thermal properties of tree cavities during winter in a northern hardwood forest. Journal of Wildlife Management 74: 1875-1881.

Garroway, C. J., J. Bowman, T. J. Cascaden, G. L. Holloway, C. G. Mahan, J. R. Malcolm, M. A. Steele, G. Turner, and P. J. Wilson. 2010. Climate change induced hybridization in flying squirrels. Global Change Biology 16: 113-121.

Bowman, J., G. L. Holloway, J. R. Malcolm, K. R. Middel, and P. J. Wilson. 2005. Northern range boundary dynamics of southern flying squirrels: evidence of an energetic bottleneck. Canadian Journal of Zoology 83: 1486-1494.