Scientific Papers in Refereed Journals 2012 -
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732. Shine, R. 2012. Invasive species as drivers of evolutionary change: cane toads in tropical Australia. Evolutionary Applications 5:107-116.
733. Beckmann, C., and R. Shine. 2012. How many of Australia’s ground-nesting birds are likely to be at risk from the invasive cane toad (Rhinella marina)? Emu 112:83-89.
734. Somaweera, R., and R. Shine. 2012. Australian freshwater crocodiles (Crocodylus johnstoni) transport their hatchlings to water. Journal of Herpetology 46:407-411.
735. Somaweera, R., and R. Shine. 2012. The (non) impact of invasive cane toads on freshwater crocodiles at Lake Argyle in tropical Australia. Animal Conservation 15:152-163.
736. Crossland, M. R., and R. Shine. 2012. Embryonic exposure to conspecific chemicals suppresses cane toad growth and survival. Biology Letters 8:226-229.
737. Dubey, S., and R. Shine. 2012. Are reptile and amphibian species younger in the Northern Hemisphere than the Southern Hemisphere? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25:220-226.
738. Shine, R., and R. T. Mason. 2012. An airborne sex pheromone in snakes. Biology Letters 8:183-185.
739. Price-Rees, S. J., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2012. Interacting impacts of invasive plants and invasive toads on native lizards. American Naturalist 179:413-422.
740. Yang, D., E. Gonzalez-Bernal, M. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2012. Interactions between native and invasive gecko lizards in tropical Australia. Austral Ecology 37:592-599.
741. Llewellyn, D., M. B. Thompson, B. L. Phillips, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2012. Reduced investment in immune function in invasion-front populations of the cane toad (Rhinella marina) in Australia. Biological Invasions 14:999-1008.
742. Pike, D., J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2012. Hot mothers, cool eggs: nest-site selection by egg-guarding spiders accommodates conflicting thermal optima. Functional Ecology 26:469-475.
743. Beckmann, C., and R. Shine. 2012. Do drivers intentionally target wildlife on roads? Austral Ecology 37:629-632.
744. Du, W-G., D. A. Warner, T. Langkilde, T. R. Robbins, and R. Shine. 2012. The roles of pre-hatching and post-hatching growth rates in generating a latitudinal cline of adult body size in the eastern fence lizard (Sceloporus undulatus). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 106:202-209.
745. Natusch, D. J. N., and R. Shine. 2012. Measuring body lengths of preserved snakes. Herpetological Review 43:34-35.
746. Amiel, J. J., and R. Shine. 2012. Hotter nests produce smarter young lizards. Biology Letters 8:372-374.
747. Shine, R., J. K. Webb, A. Lane, and R. M. Mason. 2012. Familiarity with a female does not affect a male's courtship intensity in garter snakes (Thamnophis sirtalis parietalis). Current Zoology 58:805-811.
748. Shine, R., T. Langkilde, and R. T. Mason. 2012. Facultative pheromonal mimicry in snakes: "she-males" attract courtship only when it is useful. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 66:691-695.
749. Brischoux, F., R. Tingley, R. Shine, and H.B. Lillywhite. 2012. Salinity influences the distribution of marine snakes: Implications for evolutionary transitions to marine life. Ecography 35:994-1003.
750. Kelehear, C., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2012. Rapid evolution of parasite life-history traits on an expanding range-edge. Ecology Letters 15:329-337.
751. Llewelyn, J., K. Bell, L. Schwarzkopf, R. A. Alford, and R. Shine. 2012. Ontogenetic shifts in a prey’s chemical defence influence feeding responses of a snake predator. Oecologia 169:965-973.
752. Shine, R. 2012. Manipulative mothers and selective forces: the interplay between reproduction and thermoregulation in reptiles. Herpetologica 68:289-298.
753. Tingley, R., M. J. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2012. Hydric balance and locomotor performance of an anuran (Rhinella marina) invading the Australian arid zone. Oikos 121:1959-1965.
754. Pizzatto, L., and R. Shine. 2012. Lungworm infection modifies cardiac response to exercise in cane toads. Journal of Zoology 287:150-155.
755. Shine, R. 2012. Sex at the snake den: lust, deception and conflict in the mating system of red-sided gartersnakes. Advances in the Study of Behaviour (invited contribution) 44:1-51.
756. Stahlschmidt, Z., R. Shine, and D. DeNardo. 2012. The consequences of alternative parental care tactics in free-ranging pythons (Liasis fuscus) in tropical Australia. Functional Ecology 26:812-821.
757. Stahlschmidt, Z., R. Shine, and D. DeNardo. 2012. Temporal and spatial complexity of maternal thermoregulation in tropical pythons. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 85:219-230.
758. Lukoschek, V., and R. Shine. 2012. Sea snakes rarely venture far from home. Ecology and Evolution 2:1113-1121.
759. Baird, T. A., T. D. Baird, and R. Shine. 2012. Aggressive transition between alternative male social tactics in a long-lived Australian dragon (Physignathus lesueurii) living at high density. PLoS ONE 7:e41819.
760. Pike, D. A., J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2012. Reply to comment on “Chainsawing for conservation: ecologically informed tree removal for habitat management”. Ecological Management and Restoration 13:e12-13.
761. Kelehear, C., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2012. Size and sex matter: infection dynamics of an invading parasite (the pentastome Raillietiella frenatus) in an invading host (the cane toad Rhinella marina). Parasitology 139:1596-1604.
762. Croak, B. M., D. A. Pike, J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2012. Habitat selection in a rocky landscape: experimentally decoupling the influence of retreat-site attributes from that of landscape features. PLoS ONE 7:e37982.
763. Brischoux, F., V. Rolland, X. Bonnet, M. Caillaud, and R. Shine. 2012. Effects of oceanic salinity on body condition in sea snakes. Integrative and Comparative Biology 52:235-244.
764. Kelehear, C., E. Cabrera-Guzman, and R. Shine. 2012. Inadvertent consequences of community-based efforts to control invasive species. Conservation Letters 5:360-365.
765. Pizzatto, L., and R. Shine. 2012. Typhoid Mary in the frogpond: can we use native frogs to disseminate a lungworm biocontrol for invasive cane toads? Animal Conservation 15:545-552.
766. Cabrera-Guzman, E., M. R. Crossland, and R. Shine. 2012. Predation on the eggs and larvae of invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina) by native aquatic invertebrates in tropical Australia. Biological Conservation 153:1-9.
767. Dubey, S., B. M. Croak, D. A. Pike, J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2012. Phylogeography and dispersal in a rock-dwelling gecko (Oedura lesueurii), and its potential implications for conservation of an endangered snake (Hoplocephalus bungaroides). BMC Evolutionary Biology 12:67.
768. Pizzatto, L., C. Kelehear, S. Dubey, D. Barton, and R. Shine. 2012. Host-parasite relationships during a biological invasion: 75 years post-invasion, cane toads and sympatric Australian frogs retain separate lungworm faunas. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 48:951-961.
769. Graham, S. P., C. Kelehear, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2012. Corticosterone-immune interactions during captive stress in invading Australian cane toads (Rhinella marina). Hormones and Behavior 62:146-153.
770. Gonzalez-Bernal, E., M. Grenlees, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2012. Cane toads on cowpats: commercial livestock production facilitates toad invasion in tropical Australia. PLOS One 7:e49351.
771. Crossland, M. R., T. Haramura, A. A. Salim, R. J. Capon and R. Shine. 2012. Exploiting intraspecific competitive mechanisms to control invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina). Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279:3436-3442.
772. Shine, R., C. Goiran, T. Shine, T. Fauvel, and F. Brischoux. 2012. Phenotypic divergence between seasnake (Emydocephalus annulatus) populations from adjacent bays of the New Caledonian lagoon. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 107:824-832.
773. Porter, R., J. Weigel, and R. Shine. 2012. Natural history of the rough-scaled python, Morelia carinata. Australian Zoologist 36:137-142.
774. Kaemper, W., J. K. Webb, M. S. Crowther, M. J. Greenlees, and R. Shine. 2013. Behaviour and survivorship of a dasyurid predator (Antechinus flavipes) in response to encounters with the toxic and invasive cane toad (Rhinella marina). Australian Mammalogy 35:136-143.
775. Dubey, S., D. A. Pike, and R. Shine. 2013. Predicting the impacts of climate change on genetic diversity in an endangered lizard species. Climatic Change 117:319-327.
776. Price-Rees, S. J., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Spatial ecology of bluetongue lizards (Tiliqua spp.) in the Australian wet-dry tropics. Austral Ecology38:493-503.
777. Bohm, M. and 216 other authors. 2013. The conservation status of the world’s reptiles. Biological Conservation 157:372-385.
778. Price-Rees, S. J., J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2013. Reducing the impact of a toxic invader by inducing taste-aversion in an imperilled native reptile predator. Animal Conservation 16:386-394.
779. Brown, G. P., B. Ujvari, T. Madsen, and R. Shine. 2013. Invader impact clarifies the roles of top-down and bottom-up effects on tropical snake populations. Functional Ecology 27:351-361.
780. Somaweera, R., and R. Shine. 2013. Nest-site selection by crocodiles at a rocky site in the Australian tropics: making the best of a bad lot. Austral Ecology 38:313-325.
781. Elzer, A. L., D. A. Pike, J. K. Webb, K. Hammill, R. A. Bradstock, and R. Shine. 2013. Forest-fire regimes affect thermoregulatory opportunities for terrestrial ectotherms. Austral Ecology 38:190-198.
782. Lettoof, D. C., M. J. Greenlees, M. Stockwell, and R. Shine. 2013. Do invasive cane toads affect the parasite burdens of native Australian frogs? International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 2:155-164.
783. Somaweera, R., R. Shine, J. Webb, T. Dempster, and M. Letnic. 2013. Why does vulnerability to toxic invasive cane toads vary among populations of Australian freshwater crocodiles? Animal Conservation 16:86-96.
784. Tingley, R., B. L. Phillips, M. Letnic, G. P. Brown, R. Shine, and S. Baird. 2013. Identifying optimal barriers to halt the invasion of cane toads Rhinella marina in northern Australia. Journal of Applied Ecology 50:129-137.
785. Goiran, C., and R. Shine. 2013. Decline in seasnake abundance on a protected coral-reef system in the New Caledonian lagoon. Coral Reefs 32:281-284.
786. Brown, G. P., M. J. Greenlees, B. L. Phillips, and R. Shine. 2013. Road transect surveys do not reveal any consistent effects of a toxic invasive species on tropical reptiles. Biological Invasions 15:1005-1015.
787. Brischoux, F., R. Tingley, R. Shine, and H. B. Lillywhite. 2013. Behavioral and physiological correlates of the geographic distributions of amphibious sea kraits (Laticauda spp.). Journal of Sea Research 76:1-4.
788. Croak, B., J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2013. The benefits of habitat restoration for rock-dwelling geckos (Oedura lesueurii). Journal of Applied Ecology 50:432-439.
789. Pizzatto, L., and R. Shine. 2013. New methods in the battle against cane toads: when should we move from research to implementation? Animal Conservation 15:557-559.
790. Kelehear, C., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Invasive parasites in multiple invasive hosts: the arrival of a new host revives a stalled prior parasite invasion. Oikos 122:1317-1324.
791. Brown, G., C. Kelehear, and R. Shine. 2013. The early toad gets the worm: cane toads at an invasion front benefit from higher prey availability. Journal of Animal Ecology 82:854-862.
792. Bowcock, H., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Sexual selection in cane toads Rhinella marina: a male’s body size affects his success and his tactics. Current Zoology 59:747-753.
793. Goiran, C., S. Dubey, and R. Shine. 2013. Effects of season, sex and body size on the feeding ecology of turtle-headed seasnakes (Emydocephalus annulatus) on IndoPacific inshore coral reefs. Coral Reefs 32:527-538.
794. Friesen, C. R., R. Shine, R. W. Krohmer, and R. T. Mason. 2013. Not just a chastity belt: the functional significance of mating plugs in garter snakes revisited. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 109:893-907.
795. Croak, B. M., M. S. Crowther, J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2013. Movements and habitat use of an endangered snake, Hoplocephalus bungaroides (Elapidae): implications for conservation. PLoS ONE 8:e61711.
796. Cabrera-Guzmán, E., M. R. Crossland, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Larger body size at metamorphosis enhances survival, growth and performance of young cane toads (Rhinella marina). PLoS ONE 8:e70121.
797. Baird, T. A., T. D. Baird, and R. Shine. 2013. Showing red: male coloration signals aggressive intent in water dragons. Herpetologica 69:436-444.
798. Dubey, S., U. Sinsch, M. J. Dehling, M. Chevalley, and R. Shine. 2013. Population demography of an endangered lizard, the Blue Mountains Water Skink. BMC Ecology 13:4.
799. Du, W-G., X. Ji, and R. Shine. 2013. Phenotypic plasticity in embryonic development of reptiles: recent research and research opportunities in China. Asian Herpetological Research 4:1-8.
800. Shine, R. 2013. The reptiles. Current Biology 23:R227-R231.
801. Wall, M., and R. Shine. 2013. Ecology and behaviour of Burton’s Legless Lizard (Lialis burtonis, Pygopodidae) in tropical Australia. Asian Herpetological Research 4:9-21.
802. Wall, M., M. B. Thompson, and R. Shine. 2013. Does foraging mode affect metabolic responses to feeding? A study of pygopodid lizards. Current Zoology 59:618-625.
803. Scott, M. L., M. J. Whiting, J. K. Webb, and R. Shine. 2013. Chemosensory discrimination of social cues mediates space use in snakes, Cryptophis nigrescens (Elapidae). Animal Behaviour 85:1493-1500.
804. Du, W-G., Tu, M-C., R. S. Radder and R. Shine. 2013. Can reptile embryos influence their own rates of heating and cooling? PLOS One 8:e67095.
805. Price-Rees, S. J., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Habitat selection by bluetongue lizards (Tiliqua, Scincidae) in tropical Australia: a study using GPS telemetry. Animal Biotelemetry 1:7.
806. Cabrera-Guzman, E., M. R. Crossland, E. Gonzalez-Bernal, and R. Shine. 2013. The interacting effects of ungulate hoofprints and predatory native ants on metamorph cane toads in tropical Australia. PLoS ONE 8:79496.
807. Warner, D., T. Uller, and R. Shine. 2013. Transgenerational sex determination: the embryonic environment experienced by a male affects offspring sex ratio. Scientific Reports 3: 2709.
808. Somaweera, R., M. Brien, and R. Shine. 2013. The role of predation in shaping crocodilian natural history. Herpetological Monographs: in press.
809. Pizzatto, L., Kelehear, C., and R. Shine. 2013. Seasonal dynamics of the lungworm, Rhabdias pseudosphaerocephala, in recently colonised cane toad populations in tropical Australia. International Journal for Parasitology 43:753-761.
810. Zhao, B., T. Li, R. Shine, and W-G. Du. 2013. Turtle embryos move to optimal thermal environments within the egg. Biology Letters:9:20130337.
811. Cabrera-Guzman, E., M. R. Crossland, and R. Shine. 2013. Mechanisms of interspecific competition between the tadpoles of Australian frogs and of invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina). Freshwater Biology: in press.
812. Shine, R. 2013. A review of ecological interactions between native frogs and invasive cane toads in Australia. Austral Ecology: in press.
813. Shine, R. 2013. The evolution of an evolutionary hypothesis: a history of changing ideas about the adaptive significance of viviparity in reptiles. Journal of Herpetology: in press (invited review).
813. Amiel, J. J., T. Lindström, and R. Shine. 2013. Egg-incubation effects generate positive correlations between size, speed and learning ability in young lizards. Animal Cognition: in press.
814. Lindstrom, T., G. P. Brown, S. A. Sisson, B. L. Phillips, and R. Shine. 2013. Rapid shifts in dispersal behavior on an expanding range edge. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA: in press.
815. Price-Rees, S. J., G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Activity patterns and movements of free-ranging bluetongue lizards (Tiliqua scincoides intermedia and T. multifasciata) in the Australian wet-dry tropics. Journal of Herpetology: in press.
Llewelyn, J., L. Schwarzkopf, B. L. Phillips, and R. Shine. 2013. After the crash: how do predators adjust following the invasion of a novel toxic prey type? Austral Ecology: in press.
816. Elphick, M. J., D. A. Pike, C. Bezzina, and R. Shine. 2013. Cues for communal egg-laying in lizards (Bassiana duperreyi, Scincidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society: in press.
819. Price-Rees, S., T. Lindstrom, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. The effects of weather conditions on dispersal behaviour of free-ranging lizards (Tiliqua, Scincidae) in tropical Australia. Functional Ecology: in press.
818. Cabrera-Guzman, E., M. R. Crossland, and R. Shine. 2013. Competing tadpoles: Australian native frogs affect invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina) in natural waterbodies. Austral Ecology: in press.
819. Gonzalez-Bernal, E., M. J. Greenlees, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Interacting biocontrol programs: Invasive cane toads reduce rates of breakdown of cowpats by dung beetles. Austral Ecology: in press.
820. Bleach, I., C. Beckmann, G. P. Brown, and R. Shine. 2013. Effects of an invasive species on refuge-site selection by native fauna: the impact of cane toads on native frogs in the Australian tropics. Austral Ecology: in press.