• Publications
  • Influence
Identification of Birds through DNA Barcodes
Short DNA sequences from a standardized region of the genome provide a DNA barcode for identifying species. Compiling a public library of DNA barcodes linked to named specimens could provide a newExpand
  • 2,182
  • 257
  • PDF
Comprehensive DNA barcode coverage of North American birds
DNA barcoding seeks to assemble a standardized reference library for DNA-based identification of eukaryotic species. The utility and limitations of this approach need to be tested onExpand
  • 444
  • 31
  • PDF
Role of Migratory Birds in Introduction and Range Expansion of Ixodes scapularis Ticks and of Borrelia burgdorferi and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Canada
ABSTRACT During the spring in 2005 and 2006, 39,095 northward-migrating land birds were captured at 12 bird observatories in eastern Canada to investigate the role of migratory birds in northwardExpand
  • 297
  • 28
The influence of climate on the timing and rate of spring bird migration
Ecological processes are changing in response to climatic warming. Birds, in particular, have been documented to arrive and breed earlier in spring and this has been attributed to elevated springExpand
  • 387
  • 26
  • PDF
A field guide to the mammals of South-East Asia
South-East Asia is one of the richest parts of the world in terms of mammals, with species new to science still being described on a regular basis. The first comprehensive guide to the mammals ofExpand
  • 194
  • 26
The Role of DNA Barcodes in Understanding and Conservation of Mammal Diversity in Southeast Asia
Background Southeast Asia is recognized as a region of very high biodiversity, much of which is currently at risk due to habitat loss and other threats. However, many aspects of this diversity, evenExpand
  • 181
  • 24
  • PDF
Confronting collinearity: comparing methods for disentangling the effects of habitat loss and fragmentation
Estimating the relative importance of habitat loss and fragmentation is necessary to estimate the potential benefits of specific management actions and to ensure that limited conservation resourcesExpand
  • 248
  • 22
  • PDF
A Guide to the Mammals of Southeast Asia
Southeast Asia is home to more than 500 mammal species. This richly illustrated field guide is the most comprehensive reference to all mammals currently known to exist in mainland Southeast Asia,Expand
  • 102
  • 20
Risk maps for range expansion of the Lyme disease vector, Ixodes scapularis, in Canada now and with climate change
BackgroundLyme disease is the commonest vector-borne zoonosis in the temperate world, and an emerging infectious disease in Canada due to expansion of the geographic range of the tick vector IxodesExpand
  • 199
  • 17