Scientific Papers in Refereed Journals 2016 -

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874. Clarke, G. S., M. R. Crossland, and R. Shine. 2016. Can we control the invasive cane toad using chemicals that have evolved under intraspecific competition? Ecological Applications 26:463-474.

875. Cook, T. R., X. Bonnet, T. Fauvel, R. Shine, and F. Brischoux. 2016. Foraging behaviour and energy budgets of sea snakes from New Caledonia: insights from implanted data-loggers. Journal of Zoology 298:82-93.

876. Brown, G. P., C. Kelehear, L. Pizzatto, and R. Shine. 2016. The impact of lungworm parasites on rates of dispersal of their anuran host, the invasive cane toad. Biological Invasions 18:103-114.

877. Crossland, M. R., T. Haramura, and R. Shine. 2016. Fejervarya sakishimensis (Sakishima Rice Frog). Observation of a terrestrial beetle larva (Family Caribidae) as a frog predator in Japan. Herpetological Review 47:107-108.

878. Witjethunga, U., M. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2016. Living up to its name? The effect of salinity on development, growth and phenotype of the "marine" toad (Rhinella marina). Journal of Comparative Physiology B 186:205-213.

879. Ducatez, S., M. Crossland, and R. Shine. 2016. Differences in developmental strategies between long-settled and invasion front populations of the cane toad in Australia. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 29:335-343.

880. Ward-Fear, G., D. J. Pearson, G. P. Brown, Balanggarra Rangers, and R. Shine. 2016. Ecological immunization: in situ training of free-ranging predatory lizards reduces their vulnerability to invasive toxic prey. Biology Letters 12:20150863.

881. Ballen, C., R. Shine, R. M. Andrews, and M. Olsson. 2016. Multifactorial sex determination in a chameleon. Journal of Herpetology 50:548-551.

882. Mayer, M., R. Shine, and G. P. Brown. 2016. Bigger babies are bolder: effects of body size on personality of hatchling snakes. Behaviour 153:313-323.

883. Phillips, B. P., R. Tingley, and R. Shine. 2016. The genetic backburn: using rapid evolution to halt invasions. Proceedings of the Royal Society (London) B 283:20153037.

884. Shine, R., G. P. Brown, and M. J. Elphick. 2016. Effects of intense wildfires on the nesting ecology of oviparous montane lizards. Austral Ecology 41:756-767.

885. Ward-Fear, G., M. J. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2016. Toads on lava: spatial ecology and habitat use of invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina) in Hawai’i. PLoS One 11:e0151700.

886. González-Bernal, E., M. J. Greenlees, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2016. Toads in the backyard: why do invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina) prefer buildings to bushland? Population Ecology 58:293-302.

887. Jolly, C. J., R. Shine, and M. J. Greenlees. 2016. The impacts of a toxic invasive prey species (the cane toad, Rhinella marina) on a vulnerable predator (the lace monitor, Varanus varius). Biological Invasions 18:1499-1509.

888. Shine, T., and R. Shine. 2016. Trick or treat? The lingering dangers of Halloween for suburban fauna. Australian Zoologist 38:16.

889. Brown, G. P., and R. Shine. 2016. Maternal body size influences offspring immune defence in an oviparous snake. Royal Society Open Science 3:160041.

890. Witjethunga, U., M. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2016. Far from home: responses of an American predator species to an American prey species in a jointly invaded area of Australia. Biological Invasions 18:1645-1652.

891. Haramura, T., H. Takeuchi, M. R. Crossland, and R. Shine. 2016. Biotic resistance to an alien amphibian: larval competition between Japanese frogs and invasive cane toads. PLoS One 11:e0156396.

892. Ujvari, B., G. P. Brown, R. Shine, and T. Madsen. 2016. Floods and famine: climate-induced collapse of a tropical predator-prey community. Functional Ecology 30:453-458.

893. Hudson, C. M., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2016. It is lonely at the front: contrasting evolutionary trajectories in male and female invaders. Royal Society Open Science 3:160687.

894. Pettit, L., M. J. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2016. The behavioural consequences of translocation: how do invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina) respond to transport and release to novel environments? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 71:1-14.

895. Hudson, C. M., M. R. McCurry, P. Lundgren, C. R. McHenry, and R. Shine. 2016. Constructing an invasion machine: the rapid evolution of a dispersal-enhancing phenotype during the cane toad invasion of Australia. PLoS One 11:e0156950.

896. Sun, B-J., T. Li, Y. Mu, J. K. McGlashan, A. Georges, R. Shine, and W-G. Du. 2016. Thyroid hormone modulates offspring sex ratio in a turtle with temperature-dependent sex determination. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283:20161206.

897. Hudson, C. M., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2016. Athletic anurans: the impacts of morphology, ecology and evolution on climbing ability in invasive cane toads. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 119:992-999.

898. Natusch, D. J. N., J. A. Lyons, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2016. Communally nesting migratory birds create ecological hot-spots in tropical Australia. PLoS One 11:e0162651.

899. Natusch, D., J. Lyons, Mumpuni, and R. Shine. 2016. Jungle giants: assessing sustainable harvesting in a difficult-to-survey species (Python reticulatus). PLoS One 11:e0158397.

900. Li, H., C. E. Hollelely, M. Elphick, A. Georges, and R. Shine. 2016. The behavioural consequences of sex reversal in dragons. Proceedings of the Royal Society (London) B 283:20160217.

901. Brown, G. P., and R. Shine. 2016. Frogs in the spotlight: a 16-year survey of the abundance of native frogs and invasive cane toads on a floodplain in tropical Australia. Ecology and Evolution 6:4445-4457.

902. Lillie, M., J. Cui, R. Shine, and K. Belov. 2016. Molecular characterization of MHC class II in the Australian invasive cane toad reveals multiple splice variants. Immunogenetics 68:449-460.

903. Shine, R., S. Wang, G. Madani, K. N. Armstrong, L. Zhang, and Y-M. Li. 2016. Using genetic data to predict the vulnerability of a native predator to a toxic invader. Endangered Species Research 31:13-17.

904. Wijethunga, U., M. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2016. Moving south: effects of water temperatures on the larval development of invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina) in cool-temperate Australia. Ecology and Evolution 6:6993-7003.

905. Pettit, L. J., M. J. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2016. Is the enhanced dispersal rate seen at invasion fronts a behaviourally plastic response to encountering novel ecological conditions? Biology Letters 12:20160539.

906. Shine, R., and B. Tamayo. 2016. When predators become prey: the lizard-eating spiders of suburbia. Australian Zoologist 38:212-213.

907. Amiel, J. J., S. Bao, and R. Shine. 2016. The effects of incubation temperature on the development of the cortical forebrain in a lizard. Animal Cognition: in press.

908. Ward-Fear, G., J. Thomas, J. K. Webb, D. Pearson, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2016. Eliciting Conditioned Taste Aversion in lizards: live toxic prey are more effective than scent and taste cues alone. Integrative Zoology: in press.