Lizard Island Publications 1985
Bellwood, D.R. (1985). The functional morphology, systematics and behavioural ecology of parrotfishes (Family Scaridae). Ph.D. thesis, James Cook University, Australia.
Braley, R.D. (1985). Serotonin-induced spawning in giant clams (Bivalvia:Tridacnidae). Aquaculture, 47: 321-325.
Buckley, R.C. (1985). Distinguishing the effects of area and habitat type on island plant species richness by separating floristic elements and substrate types and controlling for island isolation. Journal of Biogeography, 12: 527-535.
Choat, J.H. and D.R. Bellwood (1985). Interactions amongst herbivorous fishes on a coral reef: influence of spatial variation. Marine Biology, 89: 221-234.
Choat, J.H. and J.E. Randall (1985). A review of the parrotfishes (family Scaridae) of the Great Barrier Reef of Australia with description of a new species. Records of the Australian Museum, 38(4): 175-239.
Dauer, D.M. (1985). A new species of Scolelepis (Polychaeta: Spionidae) from Lizard Island, Australia. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 98: 678-681.
Fautin, D.G. (1985). Why do amemonefishes inhabit only some host actinians? Proceedings of the Fifth International Coral Reef Congress, Tahiti, 5: 373-377.
Fautin, D.G. (1985). Competition by anemone fishes for host actinians. Proceedings of the Fifth International Coral Reef Congress, Tahiti, 5: 373-377.
Gladstone, W. (1985). Behavioural ecology of the sharpnose pufferfish Canthigaster valentini (Bleeker) at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef. Ph.D. thesis, 224 pp + appendices. Macquarie University, Sydney.
Hall, S.J. (1985). Four new species of myodocopine ostracodes (Sarsiellidae) from Lizard Island, North Queensland. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 5(3): 500-522.
Harriott, V.J. (1985). Mortality rates of scleractinian corals before and during a mass bleaching event. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 21: 81-88.
Hutchings P A & L Bamber (1985). Variability of bioerosion rates at Lizard Island, GBR: preliminary attempts to explain these rates and their significance. Proceedings of the Fifth International Coral Reef Congress, Tahiti, 5: 333-338.
Lucas, J.S., W.J. Nash and M. Nishida (1985). Aspects of the evolution of Acanthaster planci(L) (Echinodermata, Asteroidea). Proceedings of the Fifth International Coral Reef Congress, Tahiti, 5: 327-332.
Meyer, D.L. (1985). Evolutionary implications of predation on recent comatulid crinoids from the Great Barrier Reef. Paleobiology, 11(2): 154-164.
Moriarty, D.J.W., D.C. White and T.J. Wassenberg (1985). A convenient method for measuring rates of phospholipid synthesis in seawater and sediments: its relevance to the determination of bacterial productivity and the disturbance artifacts introduced by measurements. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 3: 321-330.
Moriarty, D.J.W., P.C. Pollard and W.G. Hunt (1985). Temporal and spatial variation in bacterial production in the water column over a coral reef. Marine Biology, 85: 285-292.
Moriarty, D.J.W., P.C. Pollard, W.G. Hunt, C.M. Moriarty and T.J. Wassenberg (1985). Productivity of bacteria and microalgae and the effect of grazing by holothurians in sediments on a coral reef flat. Marine Biology, 85: 293-300.
Nichols, P.D. and R.B. Johns (1985). Lipids of the tropical seagrass Thallassia hemprichii. Phytochemistry, 24(1): 81-84.
Oliver, J. (1985). An evaluation of the biological and economic aspects of commercial coral collecting in the Great Barrier Reef region. Report to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, 106pp.
Olson, R.R. (1985). The consequences of short-distance larval dispersal in a sessile marine invertebrate. Ecology, 66(1): 30-39.
Smith, G.L. (1985). An analysis of prey remnants from osprey Pandion haliaetus and white-bellied sea-eagle Haliaetus leucogaster feeding roosts. Emu, 85: 198-200.
Stroud, G. (1985). The taxonomy and biology of fishes of the genus Parapercis (Teleostidae: Mugiloididae) in Great Barrier Reef waters. PhD thesis, Macquarie University, Sydney.
Sweatman, H. (1985). The timing of settlement by larval Dascyllus aruanus: some consequences for larval habitat selection. Proceedings of the Fifth International Coral Reef Congress, Tahiti, 5: 367-371.
Sweatman, H.P.A. (1985). The influence of adults of some coral reef fishes on larval recruitment. Ecological Monographs, 55(4): 469-485.