Papers

2017 new paper: 

Basic and Applied Herpetology

published online

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Quantifying vertebrates in salads 

Frequency and diversity of species: Science of the Total Environment - 2019

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Evolution of burrowing asps 

Phylogeny and diet reconstruction: PLoS ONE - 2019

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Phylogeography of African lizards

A new species of Adolfus: Herpetological Monographs - 2018

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Snake community composition

Species diversity and population dynamics: Herpetology Notes - 2018

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Rio Grande Leopard Frog

Reproduction and life history: Journal of Natural History - 2018

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Notes on the Unicorn Chameleon

Natural history: Amphibian and Reptile Conservation - 2018

Burrowing asp phylogeny

Historical biogeography: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution - 2018

Pygmy chameleon phylogeny

Historical biogeography: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution - 2018

Eastern Mud Turtle

Extended Summary: Chelonian Research Monographs - 2017

Nesting turtle community

Nesting characteristics: Herpetological Bulletin - 2017

Forest chameleon systematics

New species: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society - 2017

Leopard frog life history

Reproduction and growth: Basic and Applied Herpetology - 2017

Big Bend slider natural history

Behavior: Mesoamerican Herpetology - 2016

Snakes epidemiology​

West Nile virus: One Health - 2016

Chameleon neuroanatomy

Brain preservation: PLoS ONE - 2016

Chameleon neuroanatomy

Brain preservation: bioRxiv (preprint) - 2016

Aquatic turtle population ecology

Pond use: Herpetological Conservation & Biology - 2016

Wolf snake predation

Diet and feeding Behavior: Herpetological Review - 2016

Smooth green snake nesting

Nest site selection: Herpetological Review - 2015

Leptopelis mackayi

Geographic distribution: Herpetological Review - 2015

Sphaerodactylus graptolaemus

Habitat use: Mesoamerican Herpetology - 2015

Gecko ecology on buildings

Colonization dynamics: Journal of Herpetology - 2015

Trachemys scripta elegans

Range extension: Collinsorum (Journal of Kansas Herpetology) - 2014

Green frog life history

Reproductive biology: Collinsorum (Journal of Kansas Herpetology) - 2014

Lithobates clamitans melanota

Myiasis: Herpetological Review - 2014

Cnemidophorus m. murinus

Myiasis: Herpetological Review - 2014

Airborne bacteria surveys

Diversity and abundance: Humboldt Journal of Microbiology - 2011

Posters

*posters are reduced size PDFs; email me for high-res copies*

Multi-scale processing pipeline

Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA -- Nov 2016

NPY in the chameleon brain

COURI Symposium, El Paso, TX -- July 2016

Neuroanatomical data rescue

Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, IL -- Oct 2015

Chameleon neuroanatomy

Society for Neuroscience, Washington, D.C. -- Nov 2014

Chameleon immunohistochemistry

COURI Symposium, El Paso, TX -- July 2014

Gecko colonization

Research Conference, Shippensburg, PA -- April 2013

Lizard myiasis

Graduate Symposium, Harrisburg, PA -- March 2013

Snake population ecology

Research Conference, Shippensburg, PA -- April 2012

Other

UWA Report (2015)

Title: EXPEDITION REPORT FROM UGANDA: HERPETOLOGICAL SURVEYS AT EIGHT CENTRAL FOREST RESERVES (AGORO-AGU, BUDONGO, ECHUYA, MABIRA, MOUNT KADAM, MOUNT KEI, MOUNT MOROTO, AND MOUNT OTZE) AND FOUR NATIONAL PARKS (BWINDI IMPENETRABLE, MGAHINGA GORILLA, MOUNT ELGON, AND RWENZORI MOUNTAINS)

UWA Report (2014)

Title: EXPEDITION REPORT FROM UGANDA: HERPETOLOGICAL SURVEYS AT BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK, RWENZORI MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK, AND THE NORTHERN SHORE OF LAKE VICTORIA

MS thesis (2013)

Title: SNAKE ASSEMBLAGE DYNAMICS OF ARTIFICIAL WETLANDS IN SOUTH-CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR WETLAND MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION

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