Perri A.R., Mitchell K.J., Mouton A., et al. 2021. Dire wolves were the last of an ancient New World canid lineage. Nature 591, 87–91.
Zanvo S., Djagoun S.C., Azihou F.A., Djossa B., Sinsin B., Gaubert, P. 2021. Ethnozoological and commercial drivers of the pangolin trade in BeninJournal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 17, 18.
Rey-Iglesia A., Gaubert P., Espregueira Themudo G., Pires R., De La Fuente C., Freitas L., Aguilar A., Borrell A., Krakhmalnaya T., Vasconcelos R., Campos P.F. 2021. Mitogenomics of the endangered Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus) reveals dramatic loss of diversity and supports historical gene-flow between Atlantic and eastern Mediterranean populationsZoological Journal of the Linnean Society 191, 1147–1159.
Zanvo S., Djagoun C.A., Azihou A.F., Sinsin B., Gaubert P. 2021. Preservative chemicals as a new health risk related to traditional medicine markets in western Africa. One Health 13, 100268.
Cordeiro-Estrela P., Feijo A., Gaubert P., Weksler M., Hautier L., Velazco P.M., Teta P., Fabre P-H., Veron G., Braun J. K. 2021. The role and impact of Zootaxa in mammalogy in its first 20 years. Zootaxa 4979, 70-94.


Zanvo S., Gaubert P., Djagoun S.C., Azihou A.F., Djossa B., Sinsin B. 2020. Assessing the spatiotemporal dynamics of endangered mammals through local ecological knowledge combined with direct evidence: The case of pangolins in Benin (West Africa). Global Ecology and Conservation, e01085.

Aguillon S., Din Dipita A., Lecompte E., Missoup A.D., Tindo M., Gaubert P. 2020. Development and characterization of 20 polymorphic microsatellite markers for the white-bellied pangolin Phataginus tricuspis (Mammalia, Pholidota). Molecular Biology Reports 47, 4827-4833.

Dayon J., Lecompte E., Aguilar A., de Larrinoa P.F., Pires R., Gaubert, P. 2020. Development and characterization of nineteen microsatellite loci for the endangered Mediterranean monk seal Monachus monachus. Marine Biodiversity 50, 67.

Mallil K., Justy F., Rueness E.K., Dufour S., Totis T., Bloch C., Baarman J., Amroun M., Gaubert P., 2020. Population genetics of the African wolf (Canis lupaster) across its range: first evidence of hybridization with domestic dogs in Africa. Mammalian Biology 100, 645-658.

Ferreira-Cardoso S., Billet G., Gaubert P., Delsuc F., Hautier L. 2020. Skull shape variation in extant pangolins (Pholidota: Manidae): allometric patterns and systematic implications. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 188, 255-275.


Gaubert P., Justy F., Mo G., Aguilar A., Danyer E., Borrell A., Dendrinos P., Öztürk B., Improta R., Tonay A.M., Karamanlidis A.A. 2019. Insights from 180 years of mitochondrial variability in the endangered Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus). Marine Mammal Science 35, 1489-1511.

Gaubert P., Wible J., Heighton S., Gaudin T. 2019. Phylogeny and systematics. In: Challender D.W.S., Nash H., Waterman C., Shepherd C.R. (eds) Pangolins: Science, Society and Conservation. Academic Press, London, UK, pp. 5-23.

Gaudin T., Gaubert P., Ferreira-Cardoso S., Billet, G. Hautier L., Wible J. 2019. Evolution and morphology. In: Challender D.W.S., Nash H., Waterman C., Shepherd C.R. (eds) Pangolins: Science, Society and Conservation. Academic Press, London, UK, pp. 25-39.

Kotze A., Ogden R., Gaubert P., Ahlers N., Ades G., Nash H., Wasser S., Kim H.J., Dalton D.L. 2019. Understanding illegal trade through forensics: applications in law enforcement. In: Challender D.W.S., Nash H., Waterman C., Shepherd C.R. (eds) Pangolins: Science, Society and Conservation. Academic Press, London, UK, pp. 321-332.


Fabre P.-H., Tilak M.-K., Denys C., Gaubert P., Nicolas V., Douzery E.J.P., Marivaux L. 2018. Flightless scaly-tailed squirrels never learned how to fly: A reappraisal of Anomaluridae phylogeny. Zoologica Scripta 47, 404-417.

Gaubert P., Antunes A., Meng H., Miao L., Peigné S., Justy F., Njiokou F., Dufour S., Danquah E., Alahakoon J., Verheyen E., Stanley W.T., O’Brien S.J., Johnson W.E., Luo S.J. 2018. The complete phylogeny of pangolins: scaling up resources for the molecular tracing of the most trafficked mammals on Earth. Journal of Heredity 109, 347-359. [Cover]

Gopalakrishnan S., Sinding M.-H.S., Ramos-Madrigal J., Niemann J., Samaniego Castruita J.A., Vieira F.G., Carøe C., Manuel Montero M. de, Kuderna L., Serres A., González V.M., Liu Y.-H., Wang G.-D., Marques-Bonet T., Mirarab S., Fernandes C., Gaubert P., Koepfli K.-P., Budd J., Rueness E.K., Jørgensen M.P.H., Petersen B., Sicheritz-Ponten T., Bachmann L., Wiig Ø., Hansen A.J. & Gilbert M.T.P. 2018. Interspecific gene flow shaped the evolution of the genus Canis. Current Biology 28, 3441-3449.e5.

Liu Y.H., Wang L., Xu T., Guo X.M., Li Y., Yin T.T., Yang H.C., Hu Y., Adeola A.C., Sanke O.J., Otecko N.O., Wang M., Ma Y.P., Charles O.S., Sinding M.H.S., Gopalakrishnan S., Samaniego J.A., Hansen A.J., Fernandes C., Gaubert P., Budd J., Dawuda P.M., Rueness E.K., Jiang L.B., Zhai W.W., Gilbert M.T.P., Peng M.S., Qi X.P., Wang G.D., Zhang Y.P. 2018. Whole-genome sequencing of African dogs provides insights into adaptations against tropical parasites. Molecular Biology and Evolution 35, 287-298.

Prathapan K.D., Pethitagoda R., Bawa K.S., Raven P.H., Rajan P.D. and 172 co-signatories. 2018. When the cure kills—CBD limits biodiversity research. Science 360, 1405-1406.


Gaubert P., Patel R.P., Veron G., Goodman S.M., Willsch M., Vasconcelos R., Lourenco A., Sigaud M., Justy F., Joshi B.D., Fickel J., Wilting A. 2017. Phylogeography of the small Indian civet and origin of introductions to Western Indian Ocean islands. Journal of Heredity 108, 270-279.

Gonedelé B.S., Koné I., Béné J.C.K., Bitty E.A., Yao K.A., Kouassi B.A., Gaubert P. 2017. Bushmeat hunting around a remnant coastal rainforest in Côte d’Ivoire. Oryx 51, 418-427.


Barros T., Ferreira E., Rocha R.G., Gaubert P., Bandeira V., Souto L., Mira A., Fonseca C. 2016. Genetic signature of the northward expansion of the Egyptian mongoose Herpestes ichneumon (Herpestidae) in the Iberian Peninsula. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 118, 686-697.

Barros T., Gaubert P., Rocha R.G., Bandeira V., Souto L., Mira A., Fonseca C. 2016. Mitochondrial demographic history of the Egyptian mongoose (Herpestes ichneumon), an expanding carnivore in the Iberian Peninsula. Mammalian Biology – Zeitschrift für Säugetierkunde 81, 176-184.

Cruz-Jofré F., Morales P., Vila I., Esquer-Garrigos Y., Hugueny B., Gaubert P., Poulin E., Méndez M.A. 2016. Geographical isolation and genetic differentiation: the case of Orestias ascotanensis (Teleostei: Cyprinodontidae), an Andean killifish inhabiting a highland salt pan. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 117, 747-759.

Denys G.P.J., Tedesco P.A., Oberdorff T., Gaubert, P. 2016. Environmental correlates of body size distribution in Cyprinidae (Actinopterygians) depend on phylogenetic scale. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 25, 125-132.

Gaubert P. 2016. Fate of the mongooses and the genet (Carnivora) in Mediterranean Europe: none native, all invasive? In: Angelici F.M. (ed) Problematic wildlife. A cross-disciplinary approach. Springer International Publishing Switzerland, pp. 295-314.

Gaubert P., Njiokou F., Ngua G., Afiademanyo K., Dufour S., Malekani J., Bi S.G., Tougard C., Olayemi A., Danquah E., Djagoun C.A.M.S., Kaleme P., Mololo C.N., Stanley W., Luo S.J., Antunes, A. 2016. Phylogeography of the heavily poached African common pangolin (Pholidota, Manis tricuspis) reveals six cryptic lineages as traceable signatures of Pleistocene diversification. Molecular Ecology 25, 5975-5993.

Petrozzi F., Amori G., Franco D., Gaubert P., Pacini N., Eniang E.A., Akani G.C., Politano E., Luiselli L. 2016. Ecology of the bushmeat trade in West and Central Africa. Tropical Ecology 57, 547-559.


Esquer-Garrigos Y., Hugueny B., Ibañez C., Zepita C., Koerner K., Lambourdière J., Couloux A., Gaubert P. 2015. Detecting natural hybridization between two vulnerable Andean pupfishes (Orestias agassizii and O. luteus) representative of the Altiplano endemic fisheries. Conservation Genetics 16, 717-727.

Gaubert P., Antunes A. 2015. What’s behind these scales? Comments to “The complete mitochondrial genome of Temminck’s ground pangolin (Smutsia temminckii; Smuts, 1832) and phylogenetic position of the Pholidota (Weber, 1904)”. Gene 563, 106-108.

Gaubert P., Del Cerro I., Centeno-Cuadros A., Palomares F., Fournier P., Fonseca C., Paillat J.-P., Godoy J.A. 2015. Tracing historical introductions in the Mediterranean Basin: the success story of the common genet (Genetta genetta) in Europe. Biological Invasions 17, 1897-1913.

Gaubert P., Njiokou F., Olayemi A., Pagani P., Dufour S., Danquah E., Nutsuakor M.E.K., Ngua G., Missoup A.-D., Tedesco P.A., Dernat R., Antunes A. 2015. Bushmeat genetics: setting up a reference framework for the DNA-typing of African forest bushmeat. Molecular Ecology Resources 15, 633-651.

Llorente Rodríguez L., Nores Quesada C., Gaubert P., Morales Muñiz A. 2015. ¿Nativo o foráneo? El meloncillo de Tabacalera y su aportación a la historia de la especie. In: Fernández Ochoa C., Orejas Saco Del Valle A., García Díaz P., Gil Sendino F. (eds) La Fábrica de Tabacos de Gijón. Arqueología e Historia de un espacio milenario. Gijón, Spain: Ayuntamiento de Gijón, pp. 246-251.

Papeş M., Cuzin F., Gaubert P. 2015. Niche dynamics in the European ranges of two African carnivores reflect their dispersal and demographic histories. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 114, 737-751.

Zhang H., Miller M.P., Yang F., Chan H.K., Gaubert P., Ades G., Fischer G.A. 2015. Molecular tracing of confiscated pangolin scales for conservation and illegal trade monitoring in Southeast Asia. Global Ecology and Conservation 4, 414-422.


Amroun M., Bensidhoum M., Delattre P., Gaubert P. 2014. Feeding habits of the common genet (Genetta genetta) in the area of Djurdjura, north of Algeria. Mammalia 78, 35-43.

Amroun M., Oubellil D., Gaubert P. 2014. Ecologie trophique du Chacal doré dans le Parc National du Djurdjura (Kabylie, Algérie). La Terre et la Vie – Revue d’écologie 69, 304-317.

Cruz-Jofré F., Morales P., Esquer-Garrigos Y., Vila I., Hugueny B., Gaubert P., Méndez, M.A. 2014. Taxonomic identity of the forms of Orestias agassii (Teleostei: Cyprinodontidae) from Chile: a morphological comparison with the syntypes of the species of Peru and Bolivia. Gayana (Concepc.) 78, 41-45.


Do Linh San E., Ferguson A.W., Belant J.L., Schipper J., Hoffmann M., Gaubert P., Angelici F.M., Somers M.J. 2013. Conservation status, distribution and species richness of small carnivores in Africa. Small Carnivore Conservation 48, 4-18.

Esquer Garrigos Y., Hugueny B., Koerner K., Ibañez C., Bonillo C., Pruvost P., Causse R., Cruaud C., Gaubert P. 2013. Non-invasive ancient DNA protocol for fluid-preserved specimens and phylogenetic systematics of the genus Orestias (Teleostei: Cyprinodontidae). Zootaxa 3640, 373-394.

Gaubert P. (and co-authors). 2013. Viverridae / Nandiniidae. In: Kingdon J.S., Hoffmann M. (eds) The Mammals of Africa. Vol. 5. Carnivores, Pangolins, Equids and Rhinoceros. London, UK: Bloomsburry Publishing, pp. 138-139 / 213-218 / 221-222 / 224-229 / 230-236 / 241-242 / 254-255 / 247-249.

Gaubert P., Dufour S. 2013. First report of a chinchilla phenotype in Viverridae (Carnivora). Small Carnivore Conservation 48, 92-95.

Pacheco L., Ruiz de Azua N., Fernández-Garcia J.M., Aransay N., Guallar F., Gaubert P. 2013. First record of Johnston’s Genet Genetta johnstoni in Senegal. Small Carnivore Conservation 48, 89-91.


Gaubert P., Bloch C., Benyacoub S., Abdelhamid A., Pagani P., Djagoun C.A.M.S., Couloux A., Dufour S. 2012. Reviving the African Wolf Canis lupus lupaster in North and West Africa: a mitochondrial lineage ranging more than 6,000 km wide. PLoS ONE 7, e42740.


Esquer Garrigos Y., Lambourdière J., Ibañez C., Gaubert P. 2011. Characterization of ten polymorphic microsatellite loci in the Andean pupfish Orestias agassizii, with cross-amplification in the sympatric O. luteus. Conservation Genetics Resources 3, 17-19.

Gaubert P. 2011. Manidae. In: Wilson D.E., Mittermeier R.A. (eds) Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Vol. 2. Hoofed mammals. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions, pp. 240-267.

Gaubert P., Machordom A., Morales A., López-Bao J.V., Veron G., Amin M., Barros T., Basuony M., Djagoun C.A.M.S., Do Linh San E., Fonseca C., Geffen E., Ozkurt S.O., Cruaud C., Couloux A., Palomares F. 2011. Comparative phylogeography of two African carnivorans presumably introduced into Europe: disentangling natural versus human-mediated dispersal across the Strait of Gibraltar. Journal of Biogeography 38, 341-358. [Cover]

Olayemi A., Oyeiyiola A., Antunes A., Bonillo C., Cruaud C., Gaubert P. 2011. Contribution of DNA-typing to bushmeat surveys: assessment of a roadside market in south-western Nigeria. Wildlife Research 38, 696-716.


Gaubert P., Mézan-Muxart V. 2010. Where have the ‘black genets’ gone? A likely restriction of melanistic cases of the common genet (Genetta genetta) to its introduced range. Mammalian Biology 75, 353-357.

Fechner L.C., Vincent-Hubert F., Gaubert P., Bouchez T., Gourlay-Francé C., Tusseau-Vuillemin M.-H. 2010. Combined eukaryotic and bacterial community fingerprinting of natural freshwater biofilms using automated ribosomal intergenic spacer analysis. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 74, 542-553.

Olayemi A., Nicolas V., Gaubert P., Leirs H., Verheyen E. 2010. Small mammals, morphology and molecules: tale-bearing tenants of the Nigerian southwestern forest block. Advances in Environmental Research, Vol. 8, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, NY. 41 p.

Patou M.-L., Wilting A., Gaubert P., Esselstyn J.A., Cruaud C., Jennings A.P., Fickel J., Veron G. 2010. Evolutionary history of the Paradoxurus palm civets – a new model for Asian biogeography. Journal of Biogeography 37, 2077-2097


Djagoun S.C.A.M., Gaubert P. 2009. Small carnivorans from southern Benin: a preliminary assessment of diversity and hunting pressure. Small Carnivore Conservation 40, 1-10.

Gaubert P. 2009. Nandiniidae / Prionodontidae. In: Wilson D.E., Mittermeier R.A. (eds) Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Vol. 1. Carnivores. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions, pp. 50-53 / 170-173.

Gaubert P., Balakrishnan M., Bekele A. 2009. Corrigendum – “A road kill of the Ethiopian Genet Genetta abyssinica along the Addis Ababa–Dira Dewa Highway, Ethiopia” by Mundanthra BALAKRISHNAN and AFEWORK Bekele (2008, Small Carnivore Conservation 39: 37–38). Small Carnivore Conservation 40, 40.

Gaubert P., Del Cerro I., Godoy J.A., Palomares F. 2009. Early phases of a successful invasion: mitochondrial phylogeography of the common genet (Genetta genetta) within the Mediterranean Basin. Biological Invasions 11, 523-546.

Gaubert P., Denys G., Oberdorff T. 2009. Genus-level supertree of Cyprinidae (Actinopterygii: Cypriniformes), partitioned qualitative clade support and test of macro-evolutionary scenarios. Biological Reviews 84, 653-689.

Gaubert P., Zenatello M. 2009. Ancient DNA perspective on the failed introduction of mongooses in Italy during the XXth century. Journal of Zoology 279, 262-269.

Genome 10K Community of Scientists. 2009. Genome 10K: A proposal to obtain whole-genome sequence for 10 000 vertebrate species. Journal of Heredity 100, 659-674.

Luo S.-J., Antunes A., Yang F. F., Cai Q.-X., Zhang L., Yang C. W., Chin S.-C., Martelli P., Lim N. T.-L., Gaubert P., Ferrand N., O’Brien S. J., Johnson W. E. 2009. A pilot study of genetic surveillance of illegal pangolin trade in Asia. In: Pantel S., Chin S.Y. (eds) Proceedings of the Workshop on Trade and Conservation of Pangolins Native to South and Southeast Asia – 30 June-2 July 2008, Singapore Zoo, Singapore, TRAFFIC Southeast Asia, 2009, p. 194.


Gaubert P., Chalubert A., Dubus G. 2008. An interactive identification key for genets and oyans (Carnivora, Viverridae, Genettinae, Genetta spp. and Poiana spp.) using Xper². Zootaxa 1717, 39-50.

Gaubert P., Del Cerro I., Palomares F., Godoy J.A. 2008. Development and characterization of 11 microsatellite loci in a historically introduced carnivoran, the common genet (Genetta genetta). Molecular Ecology Resources 8, 1375-1377.

Gaubert P., Jiguet F., Bayle P., Angelici F.M. 2008. Has the common genet (Genetta genetta) spread into south-eastern France and Italy? Italian Journal of Zoology 75, 43-57.


Bichain J.-M., Gaubert P., Samadi S., Boisselier-Dubayle M.-C. 2007. A gleam in the dark: Phylogenetic species delimitation in the confusing spring-snail genus Bythinella Moquin-Tandon, 1856 (Gastropoda: Rissooidea: Amnicolidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 45, 927-941.

Gaubert P., Begg C.M. 2007. Re-assessed molecular phylogeny and evolutionary scenario within genets (Carnivora, Viverridae, Genettinae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44, 920-927.

Luo S., Cai Q.–X., David V.A., Zhang L., Martelli P., Lim N., Ferrand N., Chin S.–C., Gaubert P., O’Brien S. J., Antunes A., Johnson W. E. 2007. Isolation and characterization of microsatellite markers in the Pangolins (Manis spp.). Molecular Ecology Notes 7, 269-272.

Papes M., Gaubert P. 2007. Modeling ecological niches from low number of occurrences: assessment of conservation status of viverrids (Mammalia, Carnivora) across two continents. Diversity and Distributions 13, 890-902.


Gaubert P., Cordeiro-Estrela P. 2006. Phylogenetic systematics and tempo of evolution of the Viverrinae (Mammalia, Carnivora, Viverridae) within feliformians: implications for faunal exchanges between Asia and Africa. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 41, 266-278.

Gaubert P., Papes M., Peterson A.T. 2006. Natural history collections and the conservation of poorly known taxa: ecological niche modeling in central African rainforest genets (Genetta spp.). Biological Conservation 130, 106-117.

Veron G., Gaubert P., Franklin N., Jennings A., Grassman L. Jr. 2006. A reassessment of the distribution and taxonomy of the Endangered otter civet Cynogale bennettii (Carnivora, Viverridae). Oryx 40, 1-8.


Gaubert P., Antunes A. 2005. Assessing the taxonomic status of the Palawan pangolin Manis culionensis (Pholidota) using discrete morphological characters. Journal of Mammalogy 86, 1068-1074. [Cover]

Gaubert P., Taylor P.J., Fernandes C.A., Bruford M.W., Veron G. 2005. Patterns of cryptic hybridization revealed using an integrative approach: a case study on genets (Carnivora, Viverridae, Genetta spp.) from the southern African subregion. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 86, 11-33.

Gaubert P., Taylor P.J., Veron G. 2005. Integrative taxonomy and phylogenetic systematics of the genets (Carnivora, Viverridae, genus Genetta): a new classification of the most speciose carnivoran genus in Africa. In: Huber B.A., Sinclair B.J., Lampe K.H. (eds) African Biodiversity: Molecules, Organisms, Ecosystems. New York: Springer Verlag, pp. 371-383. [Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Tropical Biology. Zoologisches Forschungsinstitut und Museum Alexander Koenig, Bonn, 2004]

Gaubert P., Wozencraft W.C. 2005. Comment on the proposed conservation of Viverra maculata Gray, 1830 (currently Genetta maculata; Mammalia, Carnivora). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 62, 242-244.

Gaubert P., Wozencraft W.C., Cordeiro-Estrela P., Veron G. 2005. Mosaic of convergences, noise and misleading morphological phylogenies: what’s in a viverrid-like carnivoran? Systematic Biology 54, 865-894.


Gaubert P., Aniskin V.M., Dunham A.E., Crémière C., Volobouev V.T. 2004. Karyotype of the rare Johnston’s genet Genetta johnstoni (Viverridae) and a reassessment of chromosomal characterization among congeneric species. Acta Theriologica 49, 457-464.

Gaubert P., Fernandes C.A., Bruford M.W., Veron G. 2004. Genets in Africa: an evolutionary synthesis based on cytochrome b sequences and morphological characters. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 81, 589-610.

Gaubert P., Tranier M., Delmas A.-S., Colyn M., Veron G. 2004. First molecular evidence for reassessing phylogenetic affinities between genets (Genetta) and the enigmatic genet-like taxa Osbornictis, Poiana and Prionodon (Carnivora, Viverridae). Zoologica Scripta 33, 117-129.

Veron G., Colyn C., Dunham A.E., Taylor P.J., Gaubert P. 2004. Molecular phylogeny of the mongooses (Carnivora, Herpestidae) and origin of the sociality in this family. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 30, 582-598.

Veron G., Gaubert P. 2004. L’ADN dans les collections des muséums d’histoire naturelle. Arvicola 16, 15-17. [Actes du 26ème Colloque Francophone de Mammalogie: Histoire de la Mammalogie francophone. Musée d’Histoire naturelle de Bourges, 2003: Société Française d’Etude et de Protection des Mammifères]


Gaubert P. 2003. Description of a new species of genet (Carnivora, Viverridae, genus Genetta) and taxonomic revision of forest forms related to the Large-spotted Genet complex. Mammalia 67, 85-108. [Cover]

Gaubert P., Tranier M., Veron G., Kock D., Dunham A.E., Taylor P.J., Stuart C., Stuart T., Wozencraft W.C. 2003. Case 3204. Viverra maculata Gray, 1830 (currently Genetta maculata; Mammalia, Carnivora): proposed conservation of the specific name. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 60, 45-47.

Gaubert P., Tranier M., Veron G., Kock D., Dunham A.E., Taylor P.J., Stuart C., Stuart T., Wozencraft W.C. 2003. Nomenclatural comments on the Rusty-spotted Genet (Carnivora, Viverridae) and designation of a neotype. Zootaxa 160, 1-14.

Gaubert P., Veron G. 2003. Exhaustive sample set among Viverridae reveals the sister-group of felids: the Linsangs as a case of extreme morphological convergence within Feliformia. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Biological Sciences 270, 2523-2530.


Gaubert P., Veron G., Colyn M., Dunham A., Shultz S., Tranier M. 2002. A reassessment of the distributional range of the rare Genetta johnstoni (Viverridae, Carnivora), with some newly discovered specimens. Mammal Review 32, 132-144.

Gaubert P., Veron G., Tranier M. 2002. Genets and “genet-like” taxa (Carnivora, Viverrinae): Phylogenetic analysis, systematics and biogeographic implications. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 134, 317-334.


Gaubert P., Veron G., Tranier M. 2001. An investigation of morpho-anatomical characters within the genus Genetta (Carnivora, Viverridae), with a remark on Osbornictis, the aquatic genet. In: Denys C., Granjon L., Poulet A. (eds) African Small Mammals. Paris: IRD, collection Colloques et séminaires, pp. 81-89. [Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on African Small Mammals. MNHN Paris, 1999]

Gaubert P., Veron G., Tranier M. 2001. Collections, phylogénie et conservation: l’exemple des genettes du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle. In: Chapron G., Moutou F. (eds) L’étude et la conservation des Carnivores. Paris: Société Française pour l’Etude et la Protection des Mammifères, pp. 140-142. [Actes du 23ème Colloque Francophone de Mammalogie: L’Etude et la Conservation des Carnivores. Ecole Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort, 1999: Société Française d’Etude et de Protection des Mammifères