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Lizard Island Research Station publications 2014
Aird, S.M. 2014. Assessing mid-to-late Holocene predation of Conomurex luhuanus and Tectus niloticus at Lizard Island, Northeastern Australia. Honours thesis, James Cook University.
Baeza, J.A., R.T. Brauer, J. Okuno and M. Thiel, 2014. Molecular phylogeny of hinge-beak shrimps (Decapoda: Caridea: Rhynchocinetes and Cinetorhynchus) and allies: a formal test of familiar and generic monophyly using a multilocus phylogeny. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 172: 426-450.
Baldock, T. E., A.Golshani, D.P. Callaghan, M.I. Saunders and P. Mumby, 2014. Impact of sea-level rise and coral mortality on the wave dynamics and wave forces on barrier reefs. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 83: 155-164
Belton, G.S., W.F. Prudhomme van Reine, J. Huisman, S.G.A. Dreisma and C.F.D. Gurgel, 2014. Resolving phenotypic plasticity and species designation in the morphologically challenging Caulerpa racemosa-peltata complex (Caulerpaceae, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology, doi: 10.1111/jpy.12132
Binning, S.A., 2014. The effects of biotic and abiotic factors on fish swimming performance. PhD thesis, Australian National University.
Binning, S.A. and D.G. Roche, 2014. Localised intraspecific variation in the swimming phenotype of a coral reef fish across different wave exposures. Oecologia, 174: 623-630.
Binning, S.A., J.I. Barnes, J.N. Davies, P.R.Y. Backwell, J.S. Keogh and D.G. Roche, 2014. Ectoparasites modify escape behaviour, but not performance, in a coral reef fish. Animal Behaviour, 93: 1-7.
Blanco, M.M. and S.N. Patek, 2014. Muscle trade-offs in a power-amplified prey capture system. Evolution, 68: 1399-1414.
Bogdanov, A., S. Kehraus, S. Bleidissel, G. Preisfeld, D. Schillo, J. Piel, A.O. Brachmann, H. Wägele and G.M. König, 2014. Defense in the aeolidoidean genus Phyllodesmium (Gastropoda). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 40: 1013-1024
Bosiger, Y.J. and M.I. McCormick, 2014. Temporal links in daily activity patterns between coral reef predators and their prey. PLoS ONE 9(10): e111723
Brandl, S.J. and D.R. Bellwood, 2014. Individual-based analyses reveal limited functional overlap in a coral reef fish community. Journal of Animal Ecology, 83: 661-670.
Bray, R.A., T.H. Cribb, A. Waeschenbach and D.T.J. Littlewood, 2014. Molecular evidence that the genus Cadenatella Dollfus, 1946 (Digenea: Plagiorchiida) belongs in the superfamily Haploporoidea Nicoll, 1914. Systematic Parasitology, 89: 15-21.
Brooker, R.M.R., 2014. Determinants of resource specialisation and its ecological consequences for the corallivorous filefish, Oxymonacanthus longirostris. PhD thesis, James Cook University.
Brooker, R.M., P.L. Munday, D.P. Chivers and G.P. Jones, 2014. You are what you eat: diet-induced chemical crypsis in a coral-feeding reef fish. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 282: 20141887.
Capa, M., A. Giangrande, J.M. de M. Nogueira and M.A.Tovar-Hernández, 2014. Sabellidae Latreille, 1825, in Handbook of Zoology: A natural history of the Phyla of the Animal Kingdom, W. Westheide and G. Purschke (eds.), Handbook of Zoology Online.
Casey, J.M., T.D. Ainsworth, J.H. Choat and S.R. Connolly, 2014. Farming behaviour of reef fishes increases the prevalence of coral disease associated microbes and black band disease. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 281: 20141032.
Casey, J.M., J.H. Choat and S.R. Connolly, 2014. Coupled dynamics of territorial damselfishes and juvenile corals on the reef crest. Coral Reefs, doi 10.1007/s00338-014-1221-7.
Champ, C., G. Wallis, M. Vorobyev, U. Siebeck and J. Marshall, 2014. Visual acuity in a species of coral reef fish: Rhinecanthus aculeatus. Brain, Behaviour and Evolution, 83: 31-42.
Cheney, K.L., A.S. Grutter and R. Bshary, 2014. Geographical variation in the benefits obtained by a coral reef fish mimic. Animal Behaviour, 88: 85-90.
Cheney, K.L., F. Cortesi, M.J. How, N.G. Wilson, S.P. Blomberg, A.E. Winters, S. Umanzor and N.J. Marshall, 2014. Conspicuous visual signals do not coevolve with increased body size in marine sea slugs
Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 27: 676-687.
Chivers, D. P., M.I. McCormick, M.D. Mitchell, R.A. Ramasamy and M.C. Ferrari, 2014. Background level of risk determines how prey categorize predators and non-predators. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 281: 20140355.
Chivers, D.P., R.A. Ramasamy, M.I. McCormick, S.-A. Watson, U.E. Siebeck and M.C.O. Ferrari, 2014. Temporal constraints on predation risk assessment in a changing world. Science of the Total Environment, 500-501: 332-338.
Christa, G., K. Haendeler, T.F. Schaberle, G.M. Konig and H. Wagele, 2014. Identification of sequestered chloroplasts in photosynthetic and non-photosynthetic sacoglossan sea slugs (Mollusca, Gastropoda).
Frontiers in Zoology, 11: 15 pages.
Chung, W.-S., N.J. Marshall, S.-A. Watson, P.L. Munday and G.E. Nilsson, 2014. Ocean acidification slows retinal function in a damselfish through interference with GABAA receptors. Journal of Experimental Biology, 217: 323-326.
Coker, D. J., J.P. Nowicki and M.S. Pratchett, 2014. Body condition of the coral-dwelling fish Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) following host colony bleaching. Environmental Biology of Fishes, doi 10.1007/s10641-014-0277-0
Cole, A.J., R.J. Lawton, C. Pisapia and M.S. Pratchett, 2014. The effects of coral bleaching on settlement preferences and growth of juvenile butterflyfishes. Marine Environmental Research, 98:106-110.
Cooke, S.J., V. Messmer, A.J. Tobin, M.S. Pratchett and T.D. Clark, 2014. Refuge-seeking impairments mirror metabolic recovery following fisheries-related stressors in the Spanish Flag Snapper (Lutjanus carponotatus) on the Great Barrier Reef. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 87(1): 136-147.
Corkill, K., 2014. Interference competition indirectly and directly affects body shape. Honours thesis, James Cook University.
Cortesi, F., Z. Musilová, S.M. Stieb, N.S. Hart, U.E. Siebeck, M. Malmstrøm, O.K. Tørresen, S. Jentoft, K.L. Cheney, N.J. Marshall, K.L. Carleton and W.Salzburger, 2014. Ancestral duplications and highly dynamic opsin gene evolution in percomorph fishes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, doi 10.1073/pnas.1417803112.
Cribb, T.H., N.J. Bott, R.A. Bray, M.K.A. McNamara, T.L. Miller, M.J. Nolan and S.C. Cutmore, 2014. Trematodes of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia: emerging patterns of diversity and richness in coral reef fishes. International Journal for Parasitology, 44: 929-939.
Cribb, T.H., R.D. Adlard, R.A. Bray, P. Sasal and S.C. Cutmore, 2014. Biogeography of tropical Indo-West Pacific parasites: A cryptic species of Transversotrema and evidence for rarity of Transversotrematidae (Trematoda) in French Polynesia. Parasitology International, 63: 285-294.
Cronin, T.W., M.J. Bok, J.N. Marshall and R.L. Caldwell, 2014. Filtering and polychromatic vision in mantis shrimps: themes in visible and ultraviolet vision. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 369: 20130032.
Diaz-Pulido, G., M.C. Nash, K.R.N. Anthony, D. Bender, B.N. Opdyke, C. Reyes-Nivia and U. Troitzsch, 2014. Greenhouse conditions induce mineralogical changes and dolomite accumulation in coralline algae on tropical reefs. Nature Communications, 5: 3310, doi: 10.1038/ncomms4310.
Domenici, P., B.J.M. Allan, S.-A. Watson, M.I. McCormick and P.L. Munday, 2014. Shifting from right to left: the combined effect of elevated CO2 and temperature on behavioural lateralization in a coral reef fish. PLoS ONE 9(1): e87969. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0087969.
Dougherty, L., 2014. Mechanisms, ultrastructure and behavioral flashing in Ctenoides ales: ‘disco clams’.
Malacological Society of Australasia Newsletter, 152: 1-4.
Dougherty, L. F., S. Johnsen, R.L. Caldwell and N.J. Marshall, 2014. A dynamic broadband reflector built from microscopic silica spheres in the 'disco' clam Ctenoides ales. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 11: 20140407.
Feller, K.D. and T.W. Cronin, 2014. Hiding opaque eyes in transparent organisms: a potential role for larval eyeshine in stomatopod crustaceans. Journal of Experimental Biology, 217: 3263-3273.
Ferrari, M.C.O., M.I. McCormick, M.G. Meekan and D.P. Chivers, 2014. Background level of risk and the survival of predator-naive prey: can neophobia compensate for predator naivety in juvenile coral reef fishes? Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 282: 20142197.
Grand, A., M. Pratchett and J. Rivera-Posada, 2014. The immune response of Acanthaster planci to oxbile injections and antibiotic treatment. Journal of Marine Biology, doi: 10.1155/2014/769356.
Hamylton, S. M., J.X. Leon, M.I. Saunders and C.D. Woodroffe, 2014. Simulating reef response to sea-level rise at Lizard Island: a geospatial approach. Geomorphology, 222: 151-161.
Heiniger, H. and R.D. Adlard, 2014. Relatedness of novel species of Myxidium Buetschli, 1882, Zschokkella Auerbach, 1910 and Ellipsomyxa Køie, 2003 (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida) from the gall bladders of marine fishes (Teleostei) from Australian waters. Systematic Parasitology, 87: 47-72.
Ho, H.W., R.A. Bray, S.C. Cutmore, S. Ward and T.H. Cribb, 2014. Two new species of Phyllodistomum Braun, 1899 (Trematoda: Gorgoderidae Looss, 1899) from Great Barrier Reef fishes. Zootaxa, 3779: 551-562.
How, M.J., M.L. Porter, A.N. Radford, K.D. Feller, S.E. Temple, R.L. Caldwell, N.J. Marshall, T.W. Cronin and N.W. Roberts, 2014. Out of the blue: the evolution of horizontally polarized signals in Haptosquilla (Crustacea, Stomatopoda, Protosquillidae). Journal of Experimental Biology, 217: 3425-3431.
Johansen, J.L., 2014. Quantifying water flow within aquatic ecosystems using load cell sensors: a profile of currents experienced by coral reef organisms around Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. PLOS One, 9(1): e83240. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0083240.
Katz, S.M., F.J. Pollock, D.G. Bourne and B.L. Willis, 2014. Crown-of-thorns starfish predation and physical injuries promote brown band disease on corals. Coral Reefs, 33: 705-716.
Kerry, J.T. and D.R. Bellwood, 2014. Do tabular corals constitute keystone structures for fishes on coral reefs? Coral Reefs, doi 10.1007/s00338-014-1232-4.
Killen, S.S., M.D. Mitchell, J.L. Rummer, D.P. Chivers, M.C.O. Ferrari, M.G. Meekan, M.I. McCormick and J. Grindstaff, 2014. Aerobic scope predicts dominance during early life in a tropical damselfish. Functional Ecology, 28: 1367-1376.
Kramer, M.J., D.R. Bellwood and O. Bellwood, 2014. Large-scale spatial variation in epilithic algal matrix cryptofaunal assemblages on the Great Barrier Reef. Marine Biology, 161: 2183-2190.
Kramer, M.J., D.R. Bellwood and O. Bellwood, 2014. Benthic crustacea on coral reefs: a quantitative survey. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 511: 105-116.
Lange, R., J. Werminghausen and N. Anthes, 2014. Cephalo-traumatic secretion transfer in a hermaphrodite sea slug. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 281: 20132424. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.2424
Law, C.J., K.M. Dorgon and G.W. Rouse, 2014. Relating divergence in polychaete musculature to different burrowing behaviors: a study using Opheliidae (Annelida). Journal of Morphology, 275: 548-571.
Layton, C. and C.J. Fulton, 2014. Status-dependent foraging behaviour in coral reef wrasses. Coral Reefs, 33: 345-349.
Leis, J.M, C.B. Paris, J.-O. Irisson, M.N. Yerman and U.E. Siebeck, 2014. Orientation of fish larvae in situ is consistent among locations, years and methods, but varies with time of day. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 505: 193-208.
Lienart, G.D.H., M.D. Mitchell, M.C.O. Ferrari and Mark I. McCormick, 2014. Temperature and food availability affect risk assessment in an ectotherm. Animal Behaviour, 89: 199-204.
Lloyd, A.J., 2014. Assessing the risk of ocean acidification for scleractinian corals on the Great Barrier Reef. PhD thesis, University of Technology Sydney.
Lonnstedt, O.M., M.I. McCormick, D.P. Chivers and M.C.O. Ferrari, 2014. Habitat degradation is threatening reef replenishment by making fish fearless. Journal of Animal Ecology, 83: 1178-1185.
Lovelock, C.E., R. Reef and J.M. Pandolfi, 2014. Variation in elemental stoichiometry and RNA:DNA in four phyla of benthic organisms from coral reefs. Functional Ecology, doi: 10.1111/1365-2435.12256
Lowry, J. K. and N.M. Kilgallen, 2014. A revision of the lysianassid genus Waldeckia with the description of four new species (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Lysianassidae, Waldeckiinae subfam. nov.). Zootaxa, 3784(4): 301-345.
Madin, J. S., A.H. Baird, M. Dornelas and S.R. Connolly, 2014. Mechanical vulnerability explains size-dependent mortality of reef corals. Ecology Letters, 17: 1008-1015.
Manassa, R. P., M.I. McCormick, D.L. Dixson, M.C.O. Ferrari and D.P. Chivers, 2014. Social learning of predators by coral reef fish: does observer number influence acquisition of information? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 68: 1237-1244.
Messmer, V., S.A. Blowes, G.P. Jones and P.L. Munday, 2014. Experimental evaluation of diversity-productivity relationships in a coral reef fish assemblage. Oecologia, 176: 237-249.
Momigliano, P., W.D. Robbins, M. Gardner and A. Stow, 2014. Characterisation of 15 novel microsatellite loci for the grey reef shark (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos). Conservation Genetics Resources, 6: 661-663.
Nash, K.L., 2014. Assessment of scale dependent function in reef fish, and application to the evaluation of coral reef resilience. PhD thesis, James Cook University
Nedosyko, A.M., J.E. Young, J.W. Edwards and K. Burke da Silva, 2014. Searching for a toxic key to unlock the mystery of anemonefish and anemone symbiosis. PLOS One, 9(5): e98449.
Noble, M.M., M.S. Pratchett, D.J. Coker, C. Cvitanovic and C.J. Fulton, 2014. Foraging in corallivorous butterflyfish varies with wave exposure. Coral Reefs, 33: 351-361.
Nolan, M. J., T.L. Miller, S.C. Cutmore, C. Cantacessi and T.H. Cribb, 2014. Cardicola beveridgei n. sp. (Digenea: Aporocotylidae) from the mangrove jack, Lutjanus argentimaculatus (Perciformes: Lutjanidae), and C. bullardi n. sp. from the Australian spotted mackerel, Scomberomorus munroi (Perciformes: Scombridae), from the northern Great Barrier Reef. Parasitology International, 63: 735-745.
Paley, A.S., 2014. Colour polymorphism and its role in stress tolerance in the coral Acropora millepora on the Great Barrier Reef. PhD thesis, James Cook University.
Pink, J.R. and C.J. Fulton, 2014. Right tools for the task: intraspecific modality in the swimming behaviour of coral reef fishes. Marine Biology, 161: 1103-1111.
Pisapia, C. and M.S. Pratchett, 2014. Spatial variation in background mortality among dominant coral taxa on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. PLoS One, 9(6): e100969.
Pisapia, C., K. Anderson and M.S. Pratchett, 2014. Intraspecific variation in physiological condition of reef-building corals associated with differential levels of chronic disturbance. PLoS One, 9(3): e91529.
Pollock, F.J., 2014. Understanding the drivers of white syndrome coral diseases on Indo-Pacific Reefs. PhD thesis, James Cook University.
Pollock, F.J., E.M. Wood-Charlson, M.J.H. van Oppen, D.G. Bourne, B.L. Willis and K.D. Weynberg, 2014.
Abundance and morphology of virus-like particles associated with the coral Acropora hyacinthus differ between healthy and white syndrome-infected states. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 510: 39-43.
Poulos, D.E. and M.I. McCormick, 2014. Who wins in the battle for space? The importance of priority, behavioural history and size. Animal Behaviour, 90: 305-314.
Pratchett, M.S., S.A. Blowes, D. Coker, E. Kubacki, J. Nowicki and A. S. Hoey, 2014. Indirect benefits of high coral cover for non-corallivorous butterflyfishes. Coral Reefs, doi: 10.1007/s00338-014-1254-y.
Radford, C. A., J.A. Stanley and A.G. Jeffs, 2014. Adjacent coral reef habitats produce different underwater sound signatures. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 505: 19-28.
Reef, R.,, I.C. Feller and C.E. Lovelock, 2014. Mammalian herbivores in Australia transport nutrients from terrestrial to marine ecosystems via mangroves. Journal of Tropical Ecology, doi:10.1017/S0266467414000054.
Rizzari, J. R., B.J. Bergseth and A.J. Frisch, 2014. Impact of conservation areas on trophic interactions between apex predators and herbivores on coral reefs. Conservation Biology, doi: 10.1111/cobi.12385.
Rizzari, J.R. and O.M. Lonnstedt, 2014. Cooperative hunting and gregarious behaviour in the zebra lionfish, Dendrochirus zebra. Marine Biodiversity, doi:10.1007/s12526-014-0215-6.
Rizzari, J.R., A.J. Frisch and K.A. Magnenat, 2014. Diversity, abundance, and distribution of reef sharks on outer-shelf reefs of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Marine Biology, 161: 2847-2855.
Rizzari, J.R., A.J. Frisch, A.S. Hoey and M.I. McCormick, 2014. Not worth the risk: apex predators suppress herbivory on coral reefs. Oikos 000: 001-008, doi: 10.1111/oik.01318.
Roche, D.G., 2014. Effects of biotic and physical stressors on fish swimming performance and behaviour.
PhD thesis, Australian National University.
Saunders, M.I., J.X. Leon, D.P. Callaghan, C.M. Roelfsema, S. Hamylton, C.J. Brown, T. Baldock, A. Golshani, S.R. Phinn, C.E. Lovelock, O. Hoegh-Guldberg, C.D.Woodroffe and P.J. Mumby, 2014. Interdependency of tropical marine ecosystems in response to climate change. Nature Climate Change, doi: 10.1038/NCLIMATE2274.
Schmidt-Roach, K.J. Miller, P. Lundgren and N. Andreakis, 2014. With eyes wide open: a revision of species within and closely related to the Pocillopora damicornis species complex (Scleractinia; Pocilloporidae) using morphology and genetics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 170: 1-33.
Siebeck, U.E., G.M. Wallis, L. Litherland, O. Ganeshina and M. Vorobyev, 2014. Spectral and spatial selectivity of luminance vision in reef fish. Frontiers in Neural Circuits, 8(118): 1-8.
Silverman, J., K. Schneider, D.I. Kline, T. Rivlin, A. Rivlin, S. Hamylton, B. Lazar, J. Erez and K. Caldeira, 2014. Community calcification in Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef: A 33 year perspective. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 144: 72-81.
Sims, C.A., C. Riginos, S.P. Blomberg, T. Huelsken, J. Drew and A. S. Grutter, 2014. Cleaning up the biogeography of Labroides dimidiatus using phylogenetics and morphometrics. Coral Reefs, 33: 223-233.
Soares, M. C., S.C. Cardoso, A.S. Grutter, R.F. Oliveira, and R. Bshary, 2014. Cortisol mediates cleaner wrasse switch from cooperation to cheating and tactical deception. Hormones and Behavior, 66: 346-350.
Sørensen, C., P.L. Munday and G.E. Nilsson, 2014. Aerobic vs. anaerobic scope: sibling species of fish indicate that temperature dependence of hypoxia tolerance can predict future survival. Global Change Biology, 20(3): 724-729.
Stewart, M.J., P. Stewart and J. Rivera-Posada, 2014. De novo assembly of the transcriptome of Acanthaster planci. Molecular Ecology Resources, doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.12360.
Summers, M. M., C.G. Messing and G.W. Rouse, 2014. Phylogeny of Comatulidae (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comatulida): A new classification and an assessment of morphological characters for crinoid taxonomy. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 80: 319-339.
Summers, M.M. and G.W. Rouse, 2014. Phylogeny of Myzostomida (Annelida) and their relationships with echinoderm hosts. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 14: 170 (15 pp).
Summers, M.M., I.I. Al-Hakim and G.L. Rouse, 2014. Turbo-taxonomy: 21 new species of Myzostomida (Annelida). Zootaxa, 3873(4): 301-344.
Sun, D., R.A. Bray, R.Q. Yong, S.C. Cutmore and T.H. Cribb, 2014. Pseudobacciger cheneyae n. sp. (Digenea: Gymnophalloidea) from Weber’s chromis (Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean) (Perciformes: Pomacentridae) at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Systematic Parasitology, 88: 141-152.
Taylor, J.D., E.A. Glover and S.T. Williams, 2014. Diversification of chemosymbiotic bivalves: origins and relationships of deeper water Lucinidae. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 111: 401-420.
Thoen, H.H., 2014. Colour vision in mantis shrimps: understanding one of the most complex visual systems in the world. PhD thesis, University of Queensland.
Thoen, H.H., M.J. How, T.-H. Chiou and J. Marshall, 2014. A different form of color vision in mantis shrimp. Science, 343:411-413.
Tonk, L., E.M Sampayo, T.C. LaJeunesse, V. Schrameyer and O. Hoegh-Guldberg, 2014. Symbiodinium (Dinophyceae) diversity in reef-invertebrates along an offshore to inshore reef gradient near Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef. Journal of Phycology, 50: 552-563.
Vail, A.L., A. Manica and R. Bshary, 2014. Fish choose appropriately when and with whom to collaborate.
Current Biology, 24(17):R791-R793.
Weaver, H.J. and L.R. Smales, 2014. Two species of Acanthocephala (Rhadinorhynchidae and Transvenidae) from elasmobranchs from Australia. Comparative Parasitology, 81: 110-113.
Wismer, S. A.I. Pinto, A.L. Vail, A.S. Grutter, R. Bshary and J. Schneider, 2014. Variation in cleaner wrasse cooperation and cognition: influence of the developmental environment? Ethology, 120: 519-531.
Ziegler, M., S.K. Fitzpatrick, I. Burghardt, K.L. Liberatore, A.J. Leffler, C. Takacs-Vesbach and U. Shepherd, 2014. Thermal stress response in a dinoflagellate-bearing nudibranch and the octocoral on which it feeds. Coral Reefs, 33: 1085-1099.