Shine Lab

Refereed Chapters in Books

  1. Shine, R. 1984. Physiological and ecological questions on the evolution of reptilian viviparity. Pages 147-154 in Respiration and Metabolism of Embryonic Vertebrates (R. Seymour, ed.), Junk, The Hague.
  2. Shine, R. 1985. The evolution of viviparity in reptiles: an ecological analysis. Pages 605-694 in Biology of the Reptilia, Volume 15 (C. Gans and F. Billett, eds.), John Wiley and Sons, New York.
  3. Shine, R. 1985. Ecological evidence on the phylogeny of Australian elapid snakes. Pages 255-260 in Biology of Australasian Frogs and Reptiles (G. C. Grigg, R. Shine, and H. Ehmann, eds.), Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Sydney.
  4. Shine, R. 1985. Reproductive biology of Australian reptiles: a search for general patterns. Pages 297-303 in Biology of Australasian Frogs and Reptiles (G. C. Grigg, R. Shine, and H. Ehmann, eds.), Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Sydney.
  5. Shine, R. 1988. Parental care in reptiles. Pages 275-330 in Biology of the Reptilia, Volume 16 (C. Gans and R. B. Huey, eds.), Alan R. Liss Inc., New York.
  6. Shine, R. 1989. Ecological influences on the evolution of vertebrate viviparity. Pages 263-278 in Complex Organismal Functions: Integration and Evolution in Vertebrates (D. B. Wake and G. Roth, eds.), John Wiley and Sons Ltd., Chichester.
  7. Packard, G. C., R. P. Elinson, J. Gavaud, L. J. Guillette Jr., J. Lombardi, J. Schindler, R. Shine, H. O. Tyndale Biscoe, M. H. Wake, F. D. J. Xavier, and Y. Zaron. 1989. How are reproductive systems integrated and how has viviparity evolved? Pages 281-293 in Complex Organismal Functions: Integration and Evolution in Vertebrates (D. B. Wake and G. Roth, eds.), John Wiley and Sons Ltd., Chichester.
  8. Shine, R. 1992. Influences of incubation requirements on the evolution of viviparity. Pages 361-370 in Egg Incubation: Its Effects on Embryonic Development in Birds and Reptiles (D. C. Deeming and M. W. J. Ferguson, eds.), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  9. Shine, R. 1992. Snakes. Pages 174-211 in Encyclopedia of Animals: Reptiles and Amphibians (H. G. Cogger and R. G. Zweifel, eds.), Weldon Owen, Sydney and New York. (This book has now been translated into six additional languages).
  10. Shine, R. 1992. Ecological studies on Australian pythons. Pages 29-40 in Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Herpetological Symposium on Captive Propagation and Husbandry (M. J. Uricheck, ed.), International Herpetological Symposium Inc., Seattle, Washington.
  11. Shine, R. 1993. Sexual dimorphism in snakes. Pages 49-86 in Snakes: Ecology and Behavior (R. A. Seigel and J. T. Collins, eds.), McGraw-Hill, New York.
  12. Shine, R., and D. Houston. 1993. Acrochordidae. Pages 322-324 in Fauna and Flora of Australia, Volume 2 (D. Walton, ed.), Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  13. Shea, G., R. Shine, and J. Covacevich. 1993. Elapidae. Pages 295-309 in Fauna and Flora of Australia, Volume 2 (D. Walton, ed.), Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  14. Stow, A., and R. Shine. 1993. Cage cleaning, investigatory behaviour, and the induction of defecation in elapid snakes. Pages 311-314 in Herpetology in Australia: A Diverse Discipline (D. Lunney and D. Ayers, eds.), Transactions of the Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Sydney.
  15. Blomberg, S., and R. Shine. 1996. Reptiles. Pages 218-226 in Practical Census Techniques for Animal Populations (W. Sutherland, ed.), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  16. Shine, R. 2004. Adaptive consequences of developmental plasticity. Pages 187-210 in Reptilian Incubation: Environment, Evolution and Behaviour (D. C. Deeming, ed.), Nottingham University Press, Nottingham.
  17. Shine, R., and M. Wall. 2005. Ecological divergence between the sexes in reptiles. Pages 221-253 in Sexual Segregation in Vertebrates: Ecology of the Two Sexes (K. E. Ruckstuhl and P. Neuhaus, eds.), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  18. Blomberg, S., and R. Shine. 2006. Reptiles. Pages 297-307 in Ecological Census Techniques: A Handbook. 2nd Edition (W. J. Sutherland, ed.), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  19. Shine, R., and M. Wall. 2007. Why is intraspecific niche partitioning more common in snakes than in lizards? Pages 173-208 in Lizard Ecology (S. M. Reilly, L. B. McBrayer and D. B. Miles, eds.), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  20. Shine, R. 2007. Foreword. Pages ix-x in Biology of the Boas and Pythons (R. W. Henderson and R. Powell, eds.), Eagle Mountain Publishing, Utah.
  21. Brischoux, F., X. Bonnet, T. Cook, and R. Shine. 2007. Snakes at sea: diving performance of free-ranging sea kraits. Onzieme Forum de l'Ecole Doctorale, Universite Francois-Rabelais, Tours, France.
  22. LeMaster, M. P., A. Stefani, R. Shine, and R. T. Mason. 2008. Cross-dressing in chemical cues: exploring 'she-maleness' in newly-emerged male garter snakes. Pages 223-230 in Chemical Signals in Vertebrates (J. L. Hurst, R. J. Beynon, S. C. Roberts and T. D. Wyatt, eds.), Springer, New York.
  23. Shine, R. 2008. Conserving cold-blooded Australians. Pages 146-152 in State of the Wild 2008-2009 (E. Fearn and K. H. Redford, eds.), Island Press, Washington.
  24. Shine, R., and X. Bonnet. 2009. Linking reproductive biology to conservation objectives. Pages 172-200 in Snakes: Ecology and Conservation (S. J. Mullin and R. A. Siegel, eds.), Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY.
  25. Shine, R. 2010. Cane toad (Rhinella marina). Pages 299-310 in Handbook of Global Freshwater Invasive Species (R. A Francis, ed.), Earthscan.
  26. Shine, R. 2014. The ecological, evolutionary and social impact of invasive cane toads in Australia. In press in Invasive Species in a Globalized World (R. Keller and M. Cadotte, eds.), University of Chicago Press, Chicago.
  27. Shine, R., and B. L. Phillips. 2014. Unwelcome and unpredictable: the sorry saga of cane toads in Australia. In press in Austral Ark (A. Stow, ed.), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  28. Shine, R. 2014. Reducing the ecological impact of invasive cane toads. In press in Biological Invasions in Aquatic and Terrestrial Systems: Biogeography, Ecological Impacts, Predictions and Management (J. Canning-Code, editor), Versita.