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The global need to address threats from invasive alien iguanas

Knapp, C. R., Grant, T. D., Pasachnik, S. A., Angin, B., Boman, E., Brisbane, J., Buckner, S. D., Haakonsson, J. E., Harlow, P. S., Mukhida, F., Thomas-Moko, N., van den Burg, M. P., & Wasilewski, J. A. (In press). The global need to address threats from invasive alien iguanas. Animal Conservation. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12660

Fatty Acids Reveal Salmonine - Prey Relationships in Lake Michigan

Happel, A., Leonhardt, B. S., Bootsma, H., Bronte, C. R., Czesny, S., Feiner, Z., ... & Höök, T. (2020). Fatty Acids Reveal Salmonine - Prey Relationships in Lake Michigan. Journal of Great Lakes Research. Expected in 46(6) [December Issue]

Chicago’s fish assemblage over ~ 30 years – more fish and more native species

Happel, A., & Gallagher, D. (2021). Chicago’s fish assemblage over ~ 30 years – more fish and more native species. Urban Ecosystems, 24, 311–325 https://doi.org/10.1007/s11252-020-01020-3

Use of species delimitation approaches to assess biodiversity in freshwater planaria (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida) from desert springs

Inoue, K., Pohl, A. L., Sei, M., Lang, B. K., & Berg, D. J. (2020). Use of species delimitation approaches to assess biodiversity in freshwater planaria (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida) from desert springs. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 30(2), 209–218. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3273

Conservation of reef manta rays (Manta alfredi) in a UNESCO World Heritage Site: Large-scale island development or sustainable tourism?

Kessel, S. T., Elamin, N. A., Yurkowski, D. J., Chekchak, T., Walter, R. P., Klaus, R., ... & Hussey, N. E. (2017). Conservation of reef manta rays (Manta alfredi) in a UNESCO World Heritage Site: Large-scale island development or sustainable tourism?. PloS one, 12(10). https://dx.doi.org/10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0185419

New records of the Japanese seahorse Hippocampus mohnikei in Southeast Asia lead to updates in range, habitat and threats

Aylesworth, L., Lawson, J. M., Laksanawimol, P., Ferber, P., & Loh, T. L. (2016). New records of the Japanese seahorse Hippocampus mohnikei in Southeast Asia lead to updates in range, habitat and threats. Journal of fish biology, 88(4), 1620-1630. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfb.12908

Seahorses (Hippocampus spp.) as a case study for locating cryptic and data‐poor marine fishes for conservation

Aylesworth, L., Loh, T. L., Rongrongmuang, W., & Vincent, A. C. J. (2017). Seahorses (Hippocampus spp.) as a case study for locating cryptic and data‐poor marine fishes for conservation. Animal Conservation, 20(5), 444-454. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12332

Biotelemetry informing management: case studies exploring successful integration of biotelemetry data into fisheries and habitat management

Brooks, J. L., Chapman, J. M., Barkley, A. N.,Kessel, S. T., Hussey, N. E., Hinch, S. G., ... & Gruber, S. H. (2019). Biotelemetry informing management: case studies exploring successful integration of biotelemetry data into fisheries and habitat management. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 76(7), 1238–252. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2017-0530

Conducting and interpreting fish telemetry studies: considerations for researchers and resource managers

Brownscombe, J. W., Lédée, E. J., Raby, G. D., Struthers, D. P., Gutowsky, L. F., Nguyen, V. M., Murchie, K. J., Kessel, S. T., ... & Vandergoot, C. S. (2019). Conducting and interpreting fish telemetry studies: considerations for researchers and resource managers. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 29(2), 369–400. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11160-019-09560-4

Dynamic symbioses reveal pathways to coral survival through pro-longed heatwaves

Claar D. C., Starko S., Tietjen K. L., Epstein H. E., Cunning R., Cobb K. M., Baker A. C., Gates R. D., & Baum J. K. (2020) Dynamic symbioses reveal pathways to coral survival through pro-longed heatwaves. Nature Communications 11:6097. http://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-19169-y

Biophysical connectivity of snapper spawning aggregations and marine protected area management alternatives in Cuba

Claro, R., Lindeman, K. C., Kough, A. S., & Paris, C. B. (2019). Biophysical connectivity of snapper spawning aggregations and marine protected area management alternatives in Cuba. Fisheries Oceanography, 28(1), 33–42. https://doi.org/10.1111/fog.12384

Anthropogenic pressures on reef-associated sharks in jurisdictions with and without directed shark fishing

Clementi, G.M., Babcock, E.A., Valentin-Albanese, J., Bond, M.E., Flowers, K.I., Heithaus, M.R., Whitman, E.R., Van Zinnicq Bergmann, M.P.M., Guttridge, T.L., O’Shea, O.R., Shipley, O.N., Brooks, E.J., Kessel, S.T. & Chapman, D.D. (2021) Anthropogenic pressures on reef-associated sharks in jurisdictions with and without directed shark fishing. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 661, 175–186 https://doi.org/10.3354/meps13607

Inferred vs realized patterns of gene flow: an analysis of population structure in the Andros Island Rock Iguana

Colosimo, G., Knapp, C. R., Wallace, L. E., & Welch, M. E. (2014). Inferred vs realized patterns of gene flow: an analysis of population structure in the Andros Island Rock Iguana. PloS One, 9(9), e106963. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0106963

Population genomic response to geographic gradients by widespread and endemic fishes of the Arabian Peninsula

DiBattista J. D., Saenz‐Agudelo P., Piatek M. J., Cagua E. F., Bowen B. W., Choat J. H., Rocha L. A., Gaither M. R., Hobbs J. P. A., Sinclair-Taylor T. H., McIlwain J. H., Priest M. A., Braun C. D., Hussey N. E., Kessel S. T., & Berumen M. L. (2020). Population genomic response to geographic gradients by widespread and endemic fishes of the Arabian Peninsula. Ecology and Evolution, 10, 4314–4330. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.6199

Ticks parasitizing reptiles in the Bahamas

Durden, L. A., & Knapp, C. R. (2005). Ticks parasitizing reptiles in the Bahamas. Medical and veterinary entomology, 19(3), 326-328. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2915.2005.00567.x

Reptile-associated ticks from Dominica and The Bahamas with notes on hyperparasitic erythraeid mites

Durden, L. A., Knapp, C. R., Beati, L., & Dold, S. (2015). Reptile-associated ticks from Dominica and The Bahamas with notes on hyperparasitic erythraeid mites. Journal of Parasitology, 101(1), 24-27. https://doi.org/10.1645/14-602.1

Reptile-associated ticks from Dominica and The Bahamas with notes on hyperparasitic erythraeid mites

Durden, L. A., Knapp, C. R., Beati, L., & Dold, S. (2015). Reptile-associated ticks from Dominica and The Bahamas with notes on hyperparasitic erythraeid mites. Journal of Parasitology, 101(1), 24-27. https://doi.org/10.1645/14-602.1

Spatial connectivity and drivers of shark habitat use within a large marine protected area in the Caribbean, The Bahamas Shark Sanctuary

Gallagher, A. J., Shipley, O. N., van Zinnicq Bergmann, M. P. M., Brownscombe, J. W., Dahlgren, C. P., Frisk, M. G., Griffin, L. P., Hammerschlag, N., Kattan, S., Papastamatiou, Y. P., Shea, B. D., Kessel, S. T. & Duarte, C. M. (2021) Spatial connectivity and drivers of shark habitat use within a large marine protected area in the Caribbean, The Bahamas Shark Sanctuary. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7, 608848 https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.608848

Comparison of 13C and 15N discrimination factors and turnover rates between congeneric crayfish Orconectes rusticus and O. virilis (Decapoda, Cambaridae)

Glon, M. G., Larson, E. R., & Pangle, K. L. (2016). Comparison of 13C and 15N discrimination factors and turnover rates between congeneric crayfish Orconectes rusticus and O. virilis (Decapoda, Cambaridae). Hydrobiologia, 768(1), 51-61. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-015-2527-3

Review of radio transmitter attachment methods for West Indian rock iguanas (genus Cyclura)

Goodman, R. M., Knapp, C. R., Bradley, K.A., Gerber, G. P., & Alberts, A. C. (2009). Review of radio transmitter attachment methods for West Indian rock iguanas (genus Cyclura). Applied Herpetology, 6(2), 151-170. https://doi.org/10.1163/157075408X386169

Increasing comparability among coral bleaching experiments

Grottoli A. G., Warner M. E., Vega Thurber R., Toonen R., van Woesik R., McLachlan R., Price J., Bahr K., Baums I. B., Castillo K., Coffroth M. A., Cunning R., et al. (2020) Increasing comparability among coral bleaching experiments. Ecological Applications 00:e02262. http://doi.org/10.1002/eap.2262

Do invasive rodents impact endangered insular iguana populations?

Hayes, W. K., Iverson, J. B., Knapp, C. R., & Carter, R. L. (2012). Do invasive rodents impact endangered insular iguana populations?. Biodiversity and Conservation, 21(7), 1893-1899. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10531-012-0276-4

Globally important islands where eradicating invasive mammals will benefit highly threatened vertebrates

Holmes, N. D., Spatz, D. R., Oppel, S., Tershy, B., Croll, D. A., Keitt, B., Knapp, C. R., ... & Wegmann, A. (2019). Globally important islands where eradicating invasive mammals will benefit highly threatened vertebrates. PloS One, 14(3). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0212128.

Assessment of acid–base derangements among bonnethead (Sphyrna tiburo), bull (Carcharhinus leucas), and lemon (Negaprion brevirostris) sharks from gillnet and longline capture and handling methods

Hyatt, M. W., Anderson, P. A., O'Donnell, P. M., & Berzins, I. K. (2012). Assessment of acid–base derangements among bonnethead (Sphyrna tiburo), bull (Carcharhinus leucas), and lemon (Negaprion brevirostris) sharks from gillnet and longline capture and handling methods. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology, 162(2), 113-120. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2011.05.004

Cyclura cychlura figginsi (Exuma Rock Iguana)

Iverson, J. B., Francois, K., Jollay, J., Buckner, S. D., & Knapp, C. R. (2017). Cyclura cychlura figginsi (Exuma Rock Iguana). Allogrooming. Herpetological Review, 48(1), 188. https://ssarherps.org/herpetological-review-pdfs/

Iguanas: Biology, Systematics, and Conservation

Iverson, J.B., Grant, T. D., Knapp, C. R. & Pasachnik, S. A. (Eds.). (2016). Iguanas: Biology, Systematics, and Conservation. Herpetological Conservation and Biology, 11 (Monograph 6). http://www.herpconbio.org/contents_vol11_Monograph6.html

Linking land, air and sea: potential impacts of biomass burning and the resultant haze on marine ecosystems of Southeast Asia

Jaafar, Z., & Loh, T. L. (2014). Linking land, air and sea: potential impacts of biomass burning and the resultant haze on marine ecosystems of Southeast Asia. Global Change Biology, 20(9), 2701-2707. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.12539

Rapid Genetic Identification of the Blue Crab Callinectes sapidus and Other Callinectes spp. Using Restriction Enzyme Digestion and High Resolution Melt (HRM) Assays

Lee, B.B., Schott, E.J., Behringer, D.C., Boko, J., Kough, A.S., & Plough, L.V. (2020) Rapid Genetic Identification of the Blue Crab Callinectes sapidus and Other Callinectes spp. Using Restriction Enzyme Digestion and High Resolution Melt (HRM) Assays. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7, 633. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.00633

A novel framework to protect animal data in a world of ecosurveillance

Lennox R. J., Harcourt R., Bennett J. R., Davies A., Ford A. T., Frey R. M., Hayward M. W., Hussey N. E., Iverson S. J., Kays R., Kessel S. T., McMahon C., Muelbert M., Murray T. S., Nguyen V. M., Pye J. D., Roche D. G., Whoriskey F. G., Young N., & Cooke S. J. (2020). A novel framework to protect animal data in a world of ecosurveillance. Bioscience, 70, 468–476. https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biaa035

One hundred pressing questions on the future of global fish migration science, conservation, and policy

Lennox, R. J., Paukert, C. P., Aarestrup, K., Auger-Méthé, M., Baumgartner, L., Birnie-Gauvin, K., Murchie, K. J., ... & Davidsen, J. G. (2019). One hundred pressing questions on the future of global fish migration science, conservation, and policy. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 7, 286. https://doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2019.00286

Diet complexity of Lake Michigan Salmonines: 2015–2016

Leonhardt, B. S., Happel, A., Bootsma, H., Bronte, C. R., Czesny, S., Feiner, Z., ... & Höök, T. (2020). Diet complexity of Lake Michigan Salmonines: 2015–2016. Journal of Great Lakes Research. 46(4):1044-1057. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2020.05.010

Cyclura cychlura figginsi (Exuma Island Rock Iguana). Rodent kill.

Luther, B., Knapp, C. R., Greene, D. U., Buckner, S. D., & Iverson, J. B. (2012). Cyclura cychlura figginsi (Exuma Island Rock Iguana). Rodent kill. Herpetological Review, 43(3), 483. https://ssarherps.org/herpetological-review-pdfs/

Inland fish and fisheries integral to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Lynch, A. J., Elliott, V., Phang, S. C. Claussen, J. E., Harrison, I., Murchie, K. J., Steel, E. A., & Stokes, G. L. (2020). Inland fish and fisheries integral to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. Nature Sustainability, 3, 579–587. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41893-020-0517-6

Global status and conservation potential of reef sharks

MacNeil, M. A., Chapman, D. D., Heupel, M…Kessel S. T.et al (2020) Global status and conservation potential of reef sharks. Nature, 583, 801–806 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2519-y

Laboratory Estimation of Net Trophic Transfer Efficiencies of PCB Congeners to Lake Trout (Salvelinus namaycush) from Its Prey

Madenjian, C. P., Rediske, R. R., O'Keefe, J. P., & David, S. R. (2014). Laboratory Estimation of Net Trophic Transfer Efficiencies of PCB Congeners to Lake Trout (Salvelinus namaycush) from Its Prey. JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments), (90), e51496. http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/51496

Genetic consequences of Pleistocene fragmentation: isolation, drift, and loss of diversity in rock iguanas (Cyclura)

Malone, C. L., Knapp, C. R., Taylor, J. F., & Davis, S. K. (2003). Genetic consequences of Pleistocene fragmentation: isolation, drift, and loss of diversity in rock iguanas (Cyclura). Conservation Genetics, 4(1), 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1021885323539

Phylogeography of the Endangered Lesser Antillean Iguana, Iguana delicatissima: A Recent Diaspora in an Archipelago Known for Ancient Herpetological Endemism

Martin, J. L., Knapp, C. R., Gerber, G. P., Thorpe, R. S., & Welch, M. E. (2015). Phylogeography of the Endangered Lesser Antillean Iguana, Iguana delicatissima: A Recent Diaspora in an Archipelago Known for Ancient Herpetological Endemism. Journal of Heredity, 106(3), 315–321. https://doi.org/10.1093/jhered/esv004

High light alongside elevated PCO2 alleviates thermal depression of photosynthesis in a hard coral (Pocillopora acuta)

Mason R. A. B., Wall C. B., Cunning R., Dove S., & Gates R. D. (2020) High light alongside elevated PCO2 alleviates thermal depression of photosynthesis in a hard coral (Pocillopora acuta). Journal of Experimental Biology, 223:jeb223198. http://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.223198

Metabolite pools of the reef building coral Montipora capitata are unaffected by Symbiodiniaceae community composition

Matthews J. L., Cunning R., Ritson-Williams R., Oakley C. A., Lutz A., Roessner U., Grossman A. R., Weis V. M., Gates R. D., & Davy S. K. (2020) Metabolite pools of the reef building coral Montipora capitata are unaffected by Symbiodiniaceae community composition. Coral Reefs, 39, 1727–1737. http://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-020-01999-3

The complete mitochondrial genome of the critically endangered Lesser Antillean iguana (Iguana delicatissima; Squamata: Iguanidae)

Miller, A. H., C. Jackson, A., van den Burg, M. P., Knapp, C. R., Welch, M. E., & Reynolds, R. G. (2019). The complete mitochondrial genome of the critically endangered Lesser Antillean iguana (Iguana delicatissima; Squamata: Iguanidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B, 4(2), 2479–2481. https://doi.org/10.1080/23802359.2019.1637789

Variation in ghost crab trophic links on sandy beaches

Morrow, K., Bell, S. S., & Tewfik, A. (2014). Variation in ghost crab trophic links on sandy beaches. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 502, 197-206. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps10728

Assessing trophic position quantification methods for three piscivorous freshwater fish using stable isotopes and stomach contents

Nawrocki, B., McLeod, A. M., Hussey, N. E., Colborne, S. F., Del Papa, J., & Fisk, A. T. (2020). Assessing trophic position quantification methods for three piscivorous freshwater fish using stable isotopes and stomach contents. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 46(3), 578– 588. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2020.03.017

Revisiting trophic positions of fish species from the top predator guild: new methods for freshwater ecosystems

Nawrocki, B., McLeod, A. M., Colborne, S. F., Hussey, N. E., Del Papa, J. & Fisk A. T. (2020). Revisiting trophic positions of fish species from the top predator guild: new methods for freshwater ecosystems. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 46(3), 578–588. DOI: 10.1016/j.jglr.2020.03.017

Circumpolar genetic population structure of polar cod, Boreogadus saida

Nelson, R. J., Bouchard, C., Fortier, L., Majewski, A. R., Reist, J. D., Præbel, K., Madsen, M. L., Rose, G.A., Kessel, S.T., & Divoky, G.J. (2020). Circumpolar genetic population structure of polar cod, Boreogadus saida. Polar Biology, 43, 951–961. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00300-020-02660-z

Limited effects of changing prey fish communities on food quality for aquatic predators in the eastern Canadian Arctic in terms of essential fatty acids, methylmercury and selenium

Pedro, S., Fisk, A. T., Ferguson, S. H., Hussey, N. E., Kessel, S. T., & McKinney, M. A. (2019). Limited effects of changing prey fish communities on food quality for aquatic predators in the eastern Canadian Arctic in terms of essential fatty acids, methylmercury and selenium. Chemosphere, 214, 855–865.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.09.167

Broad feeding niches of capelin and sand lance may overlap those of polar cod and other native fish in the eastern Canadian Arctic

Pedro, S., Fisk, A. T., Ferguson, S. H., Hussey, N. E., Kessel, S. T., & McKinney, M. A. (2020). Broad feeding niches of capelin and sand lance may overlap those of polar cod and other native fish in the eastern Canadian Arctic. Polar Biology. 43: 1707–1724. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00300-020-02738-8

Fishing for conservation of freshwater tropical fishes in the Anthropocene

Phang, S. C., Cooperman, M., Lynch, A. J., Steel, E. A., Elliott, V., Murchie, K. J., ... & Cowx, I. G. (2019). Fishing for conservation of freshwater tropical fishes in the Anthropocene. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 29(7), 1039–1051. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3080

Pattern and scale in latitude–production relationships for freshwater fishes

Rypel, A. L., & David, S. R. (2017). Pattern and scale in latitude–production relationships for freshwater fishes. Ecosphere, 8(1), e01660. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.1660

Low lipid and urea effects and inter-tissue comparisons of stable isotope signatures in three nearshore elasmobranchs

Shipley, O. N., Murchie, K. J., Frisk, M. G., Brooks, E. J., Shea, O. R., & Power, M. (2017). Low lipid and urea effects and inter-tissue comparisons of stable isotope signatures in three nearshore elasmobranchs. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 579, 233-238. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12264

No apparent negative tagging effects after 13 years at liberty for lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris implanted with acoustic transmitter

Smukall, M. J., Kessel, S. T., Franks, B. R., Feldheim, K. A., Guttridge, T. L., & Gruber, S. H. (2019). No apparent negative tagging effects after 13 years at liberty for lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris implanted with acoustic transmitter. Journal of Fish Biology, 94(1), 173–177. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfb.13856

Queen Conch Lobatus gigas population estimates and age structure suggest a potential natural refuge on the Cay Sal Bank, The Bahamas

Souza, P. M., & Kough, A. S. (2020). Queen Conch Lobatus gigas population estimates and age structure suggest a potential natural refuge on the Cay Sal Bank, The Bahamas. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 2020, 1–15. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3348

Environmental DNA (eDNA) detects the invasive rusty crayfish Orconectes rusticus at low abundances

Dougherty, M. M., Larson, E. R., Renshaw, M. A., Gantz, C. A., Egan, S. P., Erickson, D. M., & Lodge, D. M. (2016). Environmental DNA (eDNA) detects the invasive rusty crayfish Orconectes rusticus at low abundances. Journal of Applied Ecology, 53(3), 722-732. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.12621

Do invasive rusty crayfish (Orconectes rusticus) decouple littoral and pelagic energy flows in lake food webs?

Kreps, T. A., Larson, E. R., & Lodge, D. M. (2016). Do invasive rusty crayfish (Orconectes rusticus) decouple littoral and pelagic energy flows in lake food webs?. Freshwater Science, 35(1), 103-113. https://doi.org/10.1086/683358

Performance of acoustic telemetry in relation to submerged aquatic vegetation in a nearshore freshwater habitat

Weinz, A. A., Matley J. K., Klinard, N. V., Fisk A. T., & Colborne, S. F. (2021) Performance of acoustic telemetry in relation to submerged aquatic vegetation in a nearshore freshwater habitat. Marine and Freshwater Research https://doi.org/10.1071/MF20245

Pulse recruitment and recovery of Cayman Islands Nassau Grouper (Epinephelus striatus) spawning aggregations revealed by in situ length-frequency data

Stock, B. C., Heppell, S. A., Waterhouse, L., Dove, I. C., Pattengill-Semmens, C. V., McCoy, C. M., Bush, P. G., Ebanks-Petrie, G., & Semmens, B. X. (2021) Pulse recruitment and recovery of Cayman Islands Nassau Grouper (Epinephelus striatus) spawning aggregations revealed by in situ length-frequency data. ICES Journal of Marine Science, fsaa221. https://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsaa221

Relationships between fishing pressure and stock structure in queen conch (Lobatus gigas) populations: synthesis of long-term surveys and evidence for overfishing in the Bahamas

Stoner, A. W., Davis, M. H., & Kough, A. S. (2019). Relationships between fishing pressure and stock structure in queen conch (Lobatus gigas) populations: synthesis of long-term surveys and evidence for overfishing in the Bahamas. Reviews in Fisheries Science & Aquaculture, 27(1), 51– 71. https://doi.org/10.1080/23308249.2018.1480008

Lesser Antillean Iguana, Iguana delicatissima: Conservation Action Plan, 2014–2016

Knapp, C., Breuil, M., Rodriques, C., & Iverson, J. (Eds.). (2014). Lesser Antillean Iguana, Iguana delicatissima: Conservation Action Plan, 2014–2016. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN SSC Iguana Specialist Group. https://portals.iucn.org/library/sites/library/files/documents/2014-057.pdf

Home range and intraspecific interactions of a translocated iguana population (Cyclura cychlura inornata Barbour and Noble)

Knapp, C. R. (2000). Home range and intraspecific interactions of a translocated iguana population (Cyclura cychlura inornata Barbour and Noble). Caribbean Journal of Science, 36(3/4), 250-257.

Status of a translocated Cyclura iguana colony in the Bahamas

Knapp, C. R. (2001). Status of a translocated Cyclura iguana colony in the Bahamas. Journal of Herpetology, 35(2), 239-248. https://doi.org/10.2307/1566114

Staying high and dry: a unique nesting strategy for an insular iguana

Knapp, C. R. (2015). Staying high and dry: a unique nesting strategy for an insular iguana. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 13(2), 114–115. https://doi.org/10.1890/1540-9295-13.2.114

Effects of radio transmitter burdening on locomotor ability and survival of iguana hatchlings

Knapp, C. R., & Abarca, J. G. (2009). Effects of radio transmitter burdening on locomotor ability and survival of iguana hatchlings. Herpetologica, 65(4), 363-372. https://doi.org/10.1655/09-003.1

Influence of morphological, chemical and physical leaf traits on food selection of a herbivorous iguana from The Bahamas

Knapp, C. R., & Alvarez-Clare, S. (2016). Influence of morphological, chemical and physical leaf traits on food selection of a herbivorous iguana from The Bahamas. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 32(1), 75-78. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0266467415000590

The influence of landscape heterogeneity and dispersal on survival of neonate insular iguanas

Knapp, C. R., Alvarez-Clare, S., & Perez-Heydrich, C. (2010). The influence of landscape heterogeneity and dispersal on survival of neonate insular iguanas. Copeia, 2010(1), 62-70. https://doi.org/10.1643/CE-09-014

Andros iguana conservation action plan, 2005–2011

Knapp, C. R., and L. Pagni (Eds.). 2011. Andros iguana conservation action plan, 2005–2011. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN/SSC Iguana Specialist Group. https://portals.iucn.org/library/node/10022

Iguanidae or Iguaninae? A taxonomic summary and literature-use analysis

Knapp, C. R., and P. Gomez-Zlatar. 2006. Iguanidae or Iguaninae? A taxonomic summary and literature-use analysis. Herpetological Review, 37(1), 29-34. https://ssarherps.org/herpetological-review-pdfs/

Translocation strategies as a conservation tool for West Indian iguanas: Evaluations and recommendations

Knapp C. R., and R. D. Hudson. 2004. Translocation strategies as a conservation tool for West Indian iguanas: Evaluations and recommendations. Pages 199-209 In Alberts, A. C., Carter, R. L., Hayes, W. K., & Martins, E. P. (Eds.). Iguanas: Biology and Conservation (pp. 199-209). University of California Press.

Iguana delicatissima. Ectoparasitism.

Knapp, C. R., Durden, L. A., & Klompen, H. (2012). Iguana delicatissima. Ectoparasitism. Herpetological Review, 48(1), 134. https://ssarherps.org/herpetological-review-pdfs/

Conservation of amphibians and reptiles in The Bahamas

Knapp, C. R., Iverson, J. B., Buckner, S. D., & Cant, S. V. (2011). Conservation of amphibians and reptiles in The Bahamas. In A. Hailey, B. S. Wilson, and J. Horrocks, eds. Conservation of Caribbean island herpetofaunas: Regional accounts of the West Indies (Vol. 2) (pp. 53-87). Brill Academic Publishers.

Geographic variation in nesting behavior and reproductive biology of an insular iguana (Cyclura cychlura)

Knapp, C. R., Iverson, J. B., & Owens, A. K. (2006). Geographic variation in nesting behavior and reproductive biology of an insular iguana (Cyclura cychlura). Canadian Journal of Zoology, 84(11), 1566-1575. https://doi.org/10.1139/z06-157

Patterns of reproductive success and genetic variability in a translocated iguana population

Knapp, C. R., & Malone, C. L. (2003). Patterns of reproductive success and genetic variability in a translocated iguana population. Herpetologica, 59(2), 195-202. https://doi.org/10.1655/0018-0831(2003)059[0195:PORSAG]2.0.CO;2

Diurnal refugia and novel ecological attributes of the Bahamian Boa, Epicrates striatus fowleri (Boidae)

Knapp, C. R., & Owens, A. K. (2004). Diurnal refugia and novel ecological attributes of the Bahamian Boa, Epicrates striatus fowleri (Boidae). Caribbean Journal of Science, 40(2), 265-269.

An effective new radio transmitter attachment technique for lizards

Knapp, C. R., & Owens, A. K. (2005). An effective new radio transmitter attachment technique for lizards. Herpetological Review, 36(3), 264-265. https://ssarherps.org/herpetological-review-pdfs/

Home range and habitat associations of a Bahamian iguana: implications for conservation

Knapp, C. R., & Owens, A. K. (2005). Home range and habitat associations of a Bahamian iguana: implications for conservation. Animal Conservation, 8(3), 269-278. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1367943005002222

Nesting behavior and the use of termitaria by the Andros Iguana (Cyclura cychlura cychlura)

Knapp, C. R., & Owens, A. K. (2008). Nesting behavior and the use of termitaria by the Andros Iguana (Cyclura cychlura cychlura). Journal of Herpetology, 42(1), 46-53. https://doi.org/10.1670/07-098.1

Using non-conspicuous metrics to examine selected impacts of disturbance on a long-lived reptile

Knapp, C. R., & Perez-Heydrich, C. (2012). Using non-conspicuous metrics to examine selected impacts of disturbance on a long-lived reptile. Endangered Species Research, 17(3), 193-200. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00424

Host sex, size, and hemoparasite infection influence the effects of ectoparasitic burdens on free‐ranging iguanas

Knapp, C. R., Perez‐Heydrich, C., Zachariah, T. T., Jollay, J., Schnelle, A. N., Buckner, S. D., ... & Romero, L. M. (2019). Host sex, size, and hemoparasite infection influence the effects of ectoparasitic burdens on free‐ranging iguanas. Ecology and Evolution, 9(4), 1946–1956. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.4887 

Movements and nesting of the Lesser Antillean Iguana (Iguana delicatissima) from Dominica, West Indies: implications for conservation

Knapp, C. R., Prince, L., & James, A. (2016). Movements and nesting of the Lesser Antillean Iguana (Iguana delicatissima) from Dominica, West Indies: implications for conservation. Herpetological Conservation and Biology, 11(6),154–167. http://www.herpconbio.org/Volume_11/Monograph_6/11-Knapp_etal_2016.pdf

Ecological spillover from a marine protected area replenishes an over‐exploited population across an island chain

Kough, A. S., Belak, C. A., Paris, C. B., Lundy, A., Cronin, H., Gnanalingam, G., ... & Stoner, A. W. (2019). Ecological spillover from a marine protected area replenishes an over‐exploited population across an island chain. Conservation Science and Practice, 1(3), e17.https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.17

Decadal analysis of larval connectivity from Cuban snapper (Lutjanidae) spawning aggregations based on biophysical modeling

Kough, A. S., Claro, R., Lindeman, K. C., & Paris, C. B. (2016). Decadal analysis of larval connectivity from Cuban snapper (Lutjanidae) spawning aggregations based on biophysical modeling. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 550, 175-190. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps11714

Efficacy of an established marine protected area at sustaining a queen conch Lobatus gigas population during three decades of monitoring

Kough, A. S., Cronin, H., Skubel, R., Belak, C. A., & Stoner, A. W. (2017). Efficacy of an established marine protected area at sustaining a queen conch Lobatus gigas population during three decades of monitoring. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 573, 177-189. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12163

Great Lakes Fish Finder App; a tool for biologists, managers and education practitioners

Happel A., Murchie, K. J., Willink, P. W., & Knapp, C. R. (2020). Great Lakes Fish Finder App; a tool for biologists, managers and education practitioners. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 46(1), 230–236. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2019.12.002

A volunteer-populated online database provides evidence for a geographic pattern in symptoms of black spot infections

Happel, A. (2019). A volunteer-populated online database provides evidence for a geographic pattern in symptoms of black spot infections. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife, 10, 156–163. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijppaw.2019.08.003

Fatty acids differentiate consumers despite variation within prey fatty acid profiles

Happel, A., Maier, C., Farese, N., Czesny, S., & Rinchard, J. (2019). Fatty acids differentiate consumers despite variation within prey fatty acid profiles. Freshwater Biology, 64(8), 1416–426. https://doi.org/10.1111/fwb.13315

Fatty acid profiles of lake trout reveal the importance of lipid content for interpreting trophic relationships within and across lakes

Happel, A., Stafford, C. P., Rinchard, J., & Czesny, S. (2020). Fatty acid profiles of lake trout reveal the importance of lipid content for interpreting trophic relationships within and across lakes. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 46(1), 188–197. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2019.10.015

Fundamentals of graphic design – essential tools for effective visual communication

Murchie, K. J. & Diomede, D. D. (2020). Fundamentals of graphic design – essential tools for effective visual communication. FACETS, 5, 409–422.

Ontogenetic patterns in resource use dynamics of bonefish (Albula vulpes) in The Bahamas

Murchie, K. J., Haak, C. R., Power, M., Shipley, O. N., Danylchuk, A. J., & Cooke, S. J. (2019). Ontogenetic patterns in resource use dynamics of bonefish (Albula vulpes) in The Bahamas. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 102(2), 117–127. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10641-018-0789-0

A new species of freshwater mussel in the genus Popenaias Frierson, 1927, from the Gulf coastal rivers of central Mexico (Bivalvia: Unionida: Unionidae) with comments on the genus

Inoue, K., Cummings, K. S., Tiemann, J. S., Miller, T. D., Johnson, N. A., Smith, C. H., & Randklev, C.R. (2020) A new species of freshwater mussel in the genus Popenaias Frierson, 1927, from the Gulf coastal rivers of central Mexico (Bivalvia: Unionida: Unionidae) with comments on the genus. Zootaxa, 4816(4), 457–490. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4816.4.3

A comprehensive approach uncovers hidden diversity in freshwater mussels (Bivalvia: Unionidae) with the description of a novel species

Inoue, K., Harris, J. L., Robertson, C. R., Johnson, N. A., & Randklev, C. R. (2020). A comprehensive approach uncovers hidden diversity in freshwater mussels (Bivalvia: Unionidae) with the description of a novel species. Cladistics, 36(1), 88–113. https://doi.org/10.1111/cla.12386

Recovery of critically endangered Nassau grouper (Epinephelus striatus) in the Cayman Islands following targeted conservation actions

Waterhouse, L., Heppell, S. A., Pattengill-Semmens, C. V., McCoy, C., Bush, P., Johnson, B. C., & Semmens, B. X. (2020). Recovery of critically endangered Nassau grouper (Epinephelus striatus) in the Cayman Islands following targeted conservation actions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 117(3), 1587–1595. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1917132117

A Bayesian nested patch occupancy model to estimate steelhead movement and abundance

Waterhouse, L., J. White, K. See, A. Murdoch, and B. X. Semmens. (2020) A Bayesian nested patch occupancy model to estimate steelhead movement and abundance. Ecological Applications 30(8): e02202. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.2202

Thermotolerant coral symbionts modulate heat stress-responsive genes in their hosts

Cunning R., & Baker A. C. (2020) Thermotolerant coral symbionts modulate heat stress-responsive genes in their hosts. Molecular Ecology, 29, 2940– 2950. http://doi.org/10.1111/mec.15526

Extensive coral mortality and critical habitat loss following dredging and their association with remotely-sensed sediment plumes

Cunning, R., Silverstein, R. N., Barnes, B. B., & Baker, A. C. (2019). Extensive coral mortality and critical habitat loss following dredging and their association with remotely-sensed sediment plumes. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 145, 185–199. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.05.027

Size class segregation of Arctic cod (Boreogadus saida) in a shallow High Arctic embayment

Kessel, S.T., Crawford, R.E., Hussey, N.E., Ivanova, S.V., Holden, J.P. & Fisk, A.T. (2021) Size class segregation of Arctic cod (Boreogadus saida) in a shallow High Arctic embayment. Arctic Science, 7, 208–216 https://doi.org/10.1139/as-2019-0005

Transcoelomic expulsion of an ingested foreign object by a carcharhinid shark

Kessel, S. T., Fraser, J., Van Bonn, W. G., Brooks, J. L., Guttridge, T. L., Hussey, N. E., & Gruber, S. H. (2017). Transcoelomic expulsion of an ingested foreign object by a carcharhinid shark. Marine and Freshwater Research, 68(11), 2173-2177. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/MF17022

Diets, population structure, and seasonal activity patterns of mudpuppies (Necturus maculosus) in an urban, Great Lakes coastal habitat

Beattie, A. M., Whiles, M. R., & Willink, P. W. (2017). Diets, population structure, and seasonal activity patterns of mudpuppies (Necturus maculosus) in an urban, Great Lakes coastal habitat. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 43(1), 132-143. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2016.11.004

Evidence of countergradient variation in growth of Spotted Gars from core and peripheral populations

David, S. R., Kik IV, R. S., Diana, J. S., Rutherford, E. S., & Wiley, M. J. (2015). Evidence of countergradient variation in growth of Spotted Gars from core and peripheral populations. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 144(4), 837-850. https://doi.org/10.1080/00028487.2015.1040523

Environmental DNA (eDNA) detects the invasive crayfishes Orconectes rusticus and Pacifastacus leniusculus in large lakes of North America

Larson, E. R., Renshaw, M. A., Gantz, C. A., Umek, J., Chandra, S., Lodge, D. M., & Egan, S. P. (2017). Environmental DNA (eDNA) detects the invasive crayfishes Orconectes rusticus and Pacifastacus leniusculus in large lakes of North America. Hydrobiologia, 800(1), 173-185. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-017-3210-7

Historical biogeography of Pacifastacus crayfishes and their branchiobdellian and entocytherid ectosymbionts in western North America

Larson, E. R., & Williams, B. W. (2015). Historical biogeography of Pacifastacus crayfishes and their branchiobdellian and entocytherid ectosymbionts in western North America. In T. Kawai, Z. Faulkes and G. Scholtz (Eds.), Freshwater Crayfish: A Global Overview (pp. 404-447). CRC Press.

Evaluating the role of temperature in the reproduction of the yellow stingray (Urobatis jamaicensis)

Lesniak, T. C., Schirmer, A. E., & Knapp, C. R. (2015). Evaluating the role of temperature in the reproduction of the yellow stingray (Urobatis jamaicensis). Zoo Biology, 34(1), 33-39. https://doi.org/10.1002/zoo.21188

Turning the tide on bottom trawling

Loh, T. L., & Jaafar, Z. (2015). Turning the tide on bottom trawling. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 25(4), 581-583. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.2563

Indirect effects of overfishing on Caribbean reefs: sponges overgrow reef-building corals

Loh, T. L., McMurray, S. E., Henkel, T. P., Vicente, J., & Pawlik, J. R. (2015). Indirect effects of overfishing on Caribbean reefs: sponges overgrow reef-building corals. PeerJ, 3, e901. https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.901

Chemical defenses and resource trade-offs structure sponge communities on Caribbean coral reefs

Loh, T. L., & Pawlik, J. R. (2014). Chemical defenses and resource trade-offs structure sponge communities on Caribbean coral reefs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(11), 4151-4156. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1321626111

Species in wildlife trade: socio-economic factors influence seahorse relative abundance in Thailand

Loh, T. L., Tewfik, A., Aylesworth, L., & Phoonsawat, R. (2016). Species in wildlife trade: socio-economic factors influence seahorse relative abundance in Thailand. Biological Conservation, 201, 301-308. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2016.07.022

Characterization of a thermally tolerant Orbicella faveolata reef in Abaco, The Bahamas

Parker, K. E., Ward, J. O., Eggleston, E. M., Fedorov, E., Parkinson, J. E., Dahlgren, C. P., & Cunning, R.(2020). Characterization of a thermally tolerant Orbicella faveolata reef in Abaco, The Bahamas. Coral Reefs, 39, 675–685. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-020-01948-0

Historical processes and contemporary anthropogenic activities influence genetic population dynamics of Nassau grouper (Epinephelus striatus) within the Bahamas

Sherman, K. D., King, R. A., Dahlgren, C. P., Simpson, S. D., Stevens, J. R., & Tyler, C. R. (2017). Historical processes and contemporary anthropogenic activities influence genetic population dynamics of Nassau grouper (Epinephelus striatus) within the Bahamas. Frontiers in Marine Science, 4, 393. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2017.00393

RAD-Seq Analysis and in situ Monitoring of Nassau Grouper Reveal Fine-Scale Population Structure and Origins of Aggregating Fish

Sherman, K. D., Paris, J. R., King, R. A., Moore, K. A., Dahlgren, C. P., Knowles, L. C., Stump, K., Tyler, C. R., & Stevens, J. R. (2020). RAD-Seq Analysis and in situ Monitoring of Nassau Grouper Reveal Fine-Scale Population Structure and Origins of Aggregating Fish. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7, 157. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.00157

Nassau grouper migration patterns during full moon suggest collapsed historic fish spawning aggregation and evidence of an undocumented aggregation

Stump, K., Dahlgren, C. P., Sherman, K. D., & Knapp, C. R. (2017). Nassau grouper migration patterns during full moon suggest collapsed historic fish spawning aggregation and evidence of an undocumented aggregation. Bulletin of Marine Science, 93(2), 375-389. https://doi.org/10.5343/bms.2016.1042

Ecotourism and its potential impacts on iguana conservation in the Caribbean

Knapp, C. R. (2004). Ecotourism and its potential impacts on iguana conservation in the Caribbean. In Alberts, A. C., Carter, R. L., Hayes, W. K., & Martins, E. P. (Eds.). Iguanas: Biology and Conservation (pp. 290-301). University of California Press.

The influence of waves on landing patterns within a diverse Sumatran spiny lobster (Panulirus spp.) fishery

Tewfik, A. (2014). The influence of waves on landing patterns within a diverse Sumatran spiny lobster (Panulirus spp.) fishery. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 48(2), 245-255. https://doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2014.895391

Status of freshwater mussels (Unionidae) of the Río Conchos basin, Chihuahua, Mexico

Tiemann JS, Inoue K, Rodríguez-Pineda JA, Hart M, Cummings KS, Naranjo-García E, Randklev CR. (2019) Status of freshwater mussels (Unionidae) of the Río Conchos basin, Chihuahua, Mexico. Southwestern Naturalist, 64, 180–186. DOI:10.1894/0038-4909-64.3-4.180

Range expansions and new drainage records for select Illinois fishes

Tiemann, J. S., Taylor, C. A., Wylie, D., Lamer, J. Willink, P. W., Veraldi, F. M., Pescitelli, S. M., Lubinski, B., Thomas, T. Sauer, R. & Cantrell, B. (2015). Range expansions and new drainage records for select Illinois fishes. Illinois State Academy of Science. Transactions, 108, 47. https://ilacadofsci.com/archives/8491

Isolation by oceanic distance and spatial genetic structure in an overharvested international fishery

Truelove, N. K., Box, S. J., Aiken, K. A., Blythe‐Mallett, A., Boman, E. M., Booker, C. J.,…Kough, A. S., …... & Glazer, B. A. (2017). Isolation by oceanic distance and spatial genetic structure in an overharvested international fishery. Diversity and Distributions, 23(11), 1292-1300. https://doi.org/10.1111/ddi.12626

Biophysical connectivity explains population genetic structure in a highly dispersive marine species

Truelove, N. K., Kough, A. S., Behringer, D. C., Paris, C. B., Box, S. J., Preziosi, R. F., & Butler, M. J. (2017). Biophysical connectivity explains population genetic structure in a highly dispersive marine species. Coral Reefs, 36(1), 233-244. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-016-1516-y

Post-hurricane relief facilitates invasion and establishment of two invasive alien vertebrate species in the Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies

Van den Burg, M. P., Brisbane, J. L., & Knapp, C. R. (2020). Post-hurricane relief facilitates invasion and establishment of two invasive alien vertebrate species in the Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies. Biological Invasions, 22(2), 195–203. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-019-02107-5

Biosecurity for humanitarian aid

ven den Burg, M. P., Daltry, J. C., Angin, B., Boman, E., Brisbane, J. L. K., Collins, K., Haakonsson, J. E., Hill, A., Horrocks, J. A., Mukhida, F., Providence, F., Questel, K., Ramnanan, N., Steele, S., Vique Bosquet, I. M. & Knapp, C. R. (2021). Biosecurity for humanitarian aid. Science, 372(6542), 581–582. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abj0449

Energetic investment associated with vitellogenesis induces an oxidative cost of reproduction

Webb, A. C., Iverson, J. B., Knapp, C. R., DeNardo, D. F., & French, S. S. (2019). Energetic investment associated with vitellogenesis induces an oxidative cost of reproduction. Journal of Animal Ecology, 88(3), 461–472. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12936

Does seawater acidification affect zooxanthellae density and health in the invasive upside‐down jellyfish, Cassiopea spp.?

Weeks, C., Meagher, S., Willink, P., & McCravy, K. W. (2019). Does seawater acidification affect zooxanthellae density and health in the invasive upside‐down jellyfish, Cassiopea spp.?. Invertebrate Biology, 138(3), e12255. https://doi.org/10.1111/ivb.12255

Identification of predation events in wild fish using novel acoustic transmitters

Weinz, A., Klinard, N. V., Matley, J., Fisk, A. T., & Colborne, S. F. (2020). Identification of predation events in wild fish using novel acoustic transmitters. Animal Biotelemetry, 8(28) DOI: 10.1186/s40317-020-00215-x

Abundance and species diversity hotspots of tracked marine predators across the North American Arctic

Yurkowski, D. J., Auger‐Méthé, M., Mallory, M. L., Wong, S. N., Gilchrist, G., Derocher, A. E., ...Kessel S. T.,… & Togunov, R. R. (2019). Abundance and species diversity hotspots of tracked marine predators across the North American Arctic. Diversity and Distributions, 25(3), 328-345. https://doi.org/10.1111/ddi.12860

Climate and season are associated with prevalence and distribution of trans-hemispheric blue crab reovirus (Callinectes sapidus reovirus 1)

Zhao M., Behringer, D.C., Bojko, J., Kough A. S., Plough, L., [13 others], & Schott , E. J. (2020) Climate and season are associated with prevalence and distribution of trans-hemispheric blue crab reovirus (Callinectes sapidus reovirus 1) Marine Ecology Progress Series, 647, 123–133. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps13405