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Name:
QUAN Ruichang
Education:
Ph.D
Positions:
Assistant Director
Academic title:
Professor
Postal Code:
66630
Subject categories:
Ecology
Mailing Address:
Center for Integrative Conservation, XTBG,     Xishuangbanna, Yunnan 666303,P. R. China   Tel: 86-691-8713156
E-mail:
quanrc@xtbg.ac.cn

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  Personal information 

  Name: Quan Ruichang      

  Birth date: January 28, 1973      Gender: Male 

  Nationality: P. R. China         

  Educations:  

  9/1998-7/2003, Ph.D. Course, Ph.D. Kunming Institute of Zoology (KIZ), Chinese Academy of Science 

  9/1994-7/1998, Bachelor Course, Bachelor. University of Southwest Forestry.  

  Professional experiences 

  1/2013-Present: Professor (XTBG) 

  8/2007-12/2012: Associated Professor (XTBG) 

  1/2005-7/2007: Assistant Professor (KIZ)  

  Major research directions: animal/behavioral ecology, biodiversity conservation (particularly birds and mammals), animal-mediated seed dispersal (birds and mammals). 

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1.             Sun N, Cao GH, Li GG, Liu ZH, Quan RC: Macaca leonina has a wider niche breadth than sympatric M. mulatta in a fragmented tropical forest in southwest China. American Journal of Primatology 2020, 82(2). 

2.             Luo K, Xu ZD, Wang X, Quan RC, Lu ZY, Bi WQ, Zhao H, Qiu GL: Terrestrial methylmercury bioaccumulation in a pine forest food chain revealed by live nest videography observations and nitrogen isotopes. Environmental Pollution 2020, 263. 

3.             Li GG, Sun N, Swa K, Zhang MX, Lwin YH, Quan RC: Phylogenetic reassessment of gorals with new evidence from northern Myanmar reveals five distinct species. Mammal Review 2020, 50(4):325-330. 

4.             Li GG, Lwin YH, Yang B, Qin T, Phothisath P, Maung KW, Quan RC, Li S: Taxonomic revision and phylogenetic position of the flying squirrel genus Biswamoyopterus (Mammalia, Rodentia, Sciuridae, Pteromyini) on the northern Indo-China peninsula. Zookeys 2020(939):65-85. 

5.             Aung MH, Li DZ, Tan YH, Xia NH, Quan RC, Jin XH: Documentation of plant diversity of Southeast Asia: the new role of Belt and Road Initiative. Phytokeys 2020(138):1-2. 

6.             Zhou LP, Peabotuwage I, Gu H, Jiang DM, Hu GH, Jiang AW, Mammides C, Zhang MX, Quan RC, Goodale E: The response of mixed-species bird flocks to anthropogenic disturbance and elevational variation in southwest China. Condor 2019, 121(3). 

7.             Zhang YC, Chen XY, Li GG, Quan RC: Complete mitochondrial genome of Gongshan muntjac ( Muntiacus gongshanensis), a Critically Endangered deer species. Mitochondrial DNA Part B-Resources 2019, 4(2):2867-2868. 

8.             Thu AM, Li GG, Zhang MX, Thang TH, Soe AM, Naing W, Quan RC: Group size and social organization of the endangered Eld's deer (Rucervus eldii thamin): Results from a long-term study in Myanmar. Global Ecology and Conservation 2019, 18. 

9.             Luo K, Feng L, Lu ZY, Li DW, Quan RC: Novel instance of brood parasitic cuckoo nestlings using bright yellow patches to mimic gapes of host nestlings. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 2019, 131(3):686-+. 

10.          Li L, Goodale E, Quan RC: Nest predation on an abundant generalist bird in tropical China. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 2019, 131(3):514-523. 

11.          Dong B, Quan RC, Chen ZQ: Prolonged milk provisioning and extended maternal care in the milking spider Toxeus magnus: biological implications and questions unresolved. Zoological Research 2019, 40(4):241-243. 

12.          Chen C, Quan RC, Cao GH, Yang HP, Burton AC, Meitner M, Brodie JF: Effects of law enforcement and community outreach on mammal diversity in a biodiversity hotspot. Conservation Biology 2019, 33(3):612-622. 

13.          Chang CH, Williams SJ, Zhang MX, Levin SA, Wilcove DS, Quan RC: Perceived entertainment and recreational value motivate illegal hunting in Southwest China. Biological Conservation 2019, 234:100-106. 

14.          Zhou SS, Tan YH, Li R, Quan RC, Maung KW, Liu Q, Sima YK: Magnolia kachinensis (Magnoliaceae), a new species from northern Myanmar. Phytotaxa 2018, 375(1):92-98. 

15.          Zhou SS, Tan YH, Jin XH, Maung KW, Zyaw M, Li R, Quan RC, Liu Q: Coelogyne victoria-reginae (Orchidaceae, Epidendroideae, Arethuseae), a new species from Chin State, Myanmar. Phytokeys 2018(98):125-133. 

16.          Liu Q, Zhou SS, Jin XH, Pan B, Maung KW, Zyaw M, Li R, Quan RC, Tan YH: Dendrobium naungmungense (Orchidaceae, Dendrobieae), a new species from Kachin State, Myanmar. Phytokeys 2018(94):31-38. 

17.          Jin XH, Tan YH, Quan RC: Taxonomic discoveries bridging the gap between our knowledge and biodiversity. Phytokeys 2018(94):1-2. 

18.          Chen ZQ, Corlett RT, Jiao XG, Liu SJ, Charles-Dominique T, Zhang SC, Li H, Lai R, Long CB, Quan RC: Prolonged milk provisioning in a jumping spider. Science 2018, 362(6418):1052-+. 

19.          Zhang MX, Kyaw M, Li GG, Zhao JB, Zeng XL, Swa K, Quan RC: Bird diversity in northern Myanmar and conservation implications. Zoological Research 2017, 38(5):264-280. 

20.          Zhang MX, Gouveia A, Qin T, Quan RC, Nijman V: Illegal pangolin trade in northernmost Myanmar and its links to India and China. Global Ecology and Conservation 2017, 10:23-31. 

21.          Zhang MX, Chang C, Quan RC: Natural forest at landscape scale is most important for bird conservation in rubber plantation. Biological Conservation 2017, 210:243-252. 

22.          Yang B, Zhou SS, Liu Q, Maung KW, Li R, Quan RC, Tan YH: Coelogyne magnifica (Orchidaceae), a new species from northern Myanmar. Phytokeys 2017(88):109-117. 

23.          Liu Q, Zhou SS, Li R, Zhang MX, Zyaw M, Lone S, Quan RC: Bulbophyllum putaoensis (Orchidaceae: Epidendroideae; Malaxideae), a new species from Kachin State, Myanmar. Phytotaxa 2017, 305(1):57-60. 

24.          Li SQ, Quan RC: Taxonomy is the cornerstone of biodiversity conservation - SEABRI reports on biological surveys in Southeast Asia. Zoological Research 2017, 38(5):213-214. 

25.          Li GG, Zhang MX, Swa K, Maung KW, Quan RC: Complete mitochondrial genome of the leaf muntjac (Muntiacus putaoensis) and phylogenetics of the genus Muntiacus. Zoological Research 2017, 38(5):310-316. 

26.          Guo W, Cao GH, Quan RC: Population dynamics and space use of wild boar in a tropical forest, Southwest China. Global Ecology and Conservation 2017, 11:115-124. 

27.          Dayananda SK, Mammides C, Lee MB, Liu JJ, Pasion BO, Sreekar R, Yasuda M, Quan RC, Slik JWF, Tomlinson KW et al: Topography and soil type are critical to understanding how bird and herpetofaunal communities persist in forest fragments of tropical China. Biological Conservation 2017, 215:107-115. 

28.          Chang CH, Barnes ML, Frye M, Zhang MX, Quan RC, Reisman LMG, Levin SA, Wilcove DS: The pleasure of pursuit: recreational hunters in rural Southwest China exhibit low exit rates in response to declining catch. Ecology and Society 2017, 22(1). 

29.          Abeysinghe KS, Yang XD, Goodale E, Anderson CWN, Bishop K, Cao AX, Feng XB, Liu SJ, Mammides C, Meng B et al: TOTAL MERCURY AND METHYLMERCURY CONCENTRATIONS OVER A GRADIENT OF CONTAMINATION IN EARTHWORMS LIVING IN RICE PADDY SOIL. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2017, 36(5):1202-1210. 

30.          Abeysinghe KS, Qiu GL, Goodale E, Anderson CWN, Bishop K, Evers DC, Goodale MW, Hintelmann H, Liu SJ, Mammides C et al: Mercury flow through an Asian rice-based food web. Environmental Pollution 2017, 229:219-228. 

31.          Sreekar R, Huang G, Yasuda M, Quan RC, Goodale E, Corlett RT, Tomlinson KW: Effects of forests, roads and mistletoe on bird diversity in monoculture rubber plantations. Scientific Reports 2016, 6. 

32.          Dayananda SK, Goodale E, Lee MB, Liu JJ, Mammides C, Pasion BO, Quan RC, Slik JWF, Sreekar R, Tomlinson KW et al: Effects of forest fragmentation on nocturnal Asian birds: A case study from Xishuangbanna, China. Zoological Research 2016, 37(3):151-158. 

33.          Sreekar R, Huang GHL, Zhao JB, Pasion BO, Yasuda M, Zhang K, Peabotuwage I, Wang X, Quan RC, Slik JWF et al: The use of species-area relationships to partition the effects of hunting and deforestation on bird extirpations in a fragmented landscape. Diversity and Distributions 2015, 21(4):441-450. 

34.          Quan RC, Li H: Nest Defense by a White-rumped Shama (Copsychus malabaricus) Against Snakes. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 2015, 127(3):538-542. 

35.          Duan Q, Goodale E, Quan RC: Bird fruit preferences match the frequency of fruit colours in tropical Asia. Scientific Reports 2014, 4. 

36.          Wan Y, Quan RC, Ren GP, Wang L, Long YC, Liu XH, Zhu JG: Niche Divergence Among Sex and Age Classes in Black-and-White Snub-nosed Monkeys (Rhinopithecus bieti). International Journal of Primatology 2013, 34(5):946-956. 

37.          Quan RC, Cui LW: Winter pairs of ruddy shelducks at Lashihai Lake, southwest China. Integrative Zoology 2013, 8:46-49. 

38.          Duan Q, Quan RC: THE EFFECT OF COLOR ON FRUIT SELECTION IN SIX TROPICAL ASIAN BIRDS. Condor 2013, 115(3):623-629. 

39.          Chang X, Quan RC, Wang L: Bird conservation in extremely small tropical rainforest patches in southwest China. Biological Conservation 2013, 158:188-195. 

40.          Quan RC, Ren GP, Behm JE, Wang L, Huang Y, Long YC, Zhu JG: Why Does Rhinopithecus bieti Prefer the Highest Elevation Range in Winter? A Test of the Sunshine Hypothesis. Plos One 2011, 6(9). 

41.          Quan RC, Huang Y, Warren MW, Zhao QK, Ren GP, Huo S, Long YC, Zhu JG: How Human Household Size Affects the Habitat of Black-and-White Snub-Nosed Monkeys (Rhinopithecus bieti) in Hongla Snow Mountain Nature Reserve in Tibet, China. International Journal of Primatology 2011, 32(5):1190-1202. 

42.          Cui LW, Huo S, Zhong T, Xiang ZF, Xiao W, Quan RC: Social organization of black-and-white snub-nosed monkeys (Rhinopithecus bieti) at Deqin, China. American Journal of Primatology 2008, 70(2):169-174. 

43.          Xiang ZF, Huo S, Xiao W, Quan RC, Grueter CC: Diet and feeding behavior of Rhinopithecus bieti at Xiaochangdu, Tibet: Adaptations to a marginal environment. American Journal of Primatology 2007, 69(10):1141-1158. 

44.          Xiang ZF, Huo S, Wang L, Cui LW, Xiao W, Quan RC, Tai Z: Distribution, status and conservation of the black-and-white snub-nosed monkey Rhinopithecus bieti in Tibet. Oryx 2007, 41(4):525-531. 

45.          Cui LW, Quan RC, Xiao W: Sleeping sites of black-and-white snub-nosed monkeys (Rhinopithecus bieti) at Baima Snow Mountain, China. Journal of Zoology 2006, 270(1):192-198. 

46.          Quan RC, Cui LW, Wen XJ: Sexual differences in vigilance of paired Ruddy Shelduck in winter. Waterbirds 2003, 26(3):335-337. 

47.          Quan RC, Wen XJ, Yang XJ: Numbers of migratory waterbirds at Lake Lashihai, China. Waterbirds 2002, 25(2):239-244. 

48.          Quan RC, Wen XJ, Yang XJ: Effects of human activities on migratory waterbirds at Lashihai Lake, China. Biological Conservation 2002, 108(3):273-279. 

49.          Quan RC, Wen XJ, Yang XJ, Peng GH, Huang TF: Habitat use by wintering Ruddy Shelduck at Lashihai Lake, Lijiang, China. Waterbirds 2001, 24(3):402-406. 

  

  

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