of the Theriological School. Volume 11
Variability and Ecology of Mammals
Summary. The volume is devoted to investigation of mammal fauna of Ukraine, description and analysis of variability of species' characters, age-related variation and differences between close species, analysis of 'problematic' species and their identification, monitoring of fauna composition and action plans for species protection. The main attention is paid to results of investigation and descriprion of records of rare, vulnerable and poorly investigated species. Reports about Theriological Schools-Seminars in 2009–2011 are presented. In total, the volume includes 24 articles, groupped into five sections: «Investigations of variability», «Investigations of close species», «Ecology and monitoring», «Mammalogy notes», «Chronicles and information».