Wildlife disease publications and reports

Werden, L., L. R. Lindsay, I. K. Barker, J. Bowman, E. K. Gonzales, and C. M. Jardine. 2015. Prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Babesia microti in Ixodes scapularis from a newly established Lyme Disease endemic area, the Thousand Islands Region of Ontario, Canada. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 15: 627-629.

Nituch, L. A., J. Bowman, P. J. Wilson, and A. I. Schulte-Hostedde. 2015. Aleutian Mink Disease Virus in striped skunks: evidence for cross-species spillover. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 51: 389-400.

Bowman, J., A.G. Kidd, L. A. Nituch, C. Sadowski, and A. I. Schulte-Hostedde. 2014. Testing for Aleutian Mink Disease Virus in the river otter (Lontra canadensis) in sympatry with infected American mink (Neovison vison). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50: 689-693. doi: 10.7589/2013-10-286.

Werden, L., I.K. Barker, J. Bowman, E.K. Gonzales, P.A. Leighton, L.R. Lindsay, C.M. Jardine. 2014. Geography, deer, and host biodiversity shape the pattern of Lyme disease emergence in the Thousand Islands archipelago of Ontario, Canada. PLOS ONE 9(1): e85640.

Mustonen, A.-M., J. Bowman, C. Sadowski, L. A. Nituch, L. Bruce, T. Halonen, K. Puukka, K. Rouvinen-Watt, J. Aho, and P. Nieminen. 2013. Physiological adaptations to prolonged fasting in the overwintering striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 166: 555-563.

Nituch, L.A., J. Bowman, P. Wilson, and A.I. Schulte-Hostedde. 2012. Molecular epidemiology of Aleutian mink disease virus in free-ranging domestic, hybrid, and wild mink. Evolutionary Applications 5: 330-340.

Schulte-Hostedde, A. I., J. Bowman, and L. A. Nituch. 2012. Dynamic spleen mass of wild and domestic American mink. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 107: 624-631.

Nituch, L. A., J. Bowman, K. B. Beauclerc, and A. I. Schulte-Hostedde. 2011. Mink farms predict Aleutian disease exposure in wild American mink. PLOS ONE 6(7): e21693.

Scherr, H., and J. Bowman. 2009. A sex-biased effect of parasitism on skull morphology of river otters. Écoscience 16: 119-124.

Bowman, J., and A. L. Tamlin. 2007. The effect of sinus nematode infection on braincase volume and cranium shape in the mink. Journal of Mammalogy 88: 946-950.

Bowman, J. 2000. Forest components associated with parasitism of small mammals by botflies (Cuterebra). Mammalia 64: 243-247.