Publications

Bonisoli-Alquati A, Stouffer PC, Turner RE, Woltmann S and Taylor SS. 2016. Incorporation of Deepwater Horizon oil in a terrestrial bird. Environmental Research Letters 11: 114023.

Elbers JP, Clostio RW and Taylor, SS. 2016. Population genetic inferences using immune gene SNPs mirror patterns inferred by microsatellites. Molecular Ecology Resources. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.1259

Elbers JP and Taylor SS. 2016. Major histocompatibility complex polymorphism in reptile conservation. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 11:1-12.

Brzeski KE, DeBiasse MB, Rabon Jr. DR, Chamberlain MJ and Taylor SS. 2016. Mitochondrial DNA variation in southeastern pre-Columbian canids. Journal of Heredity 107:287-293.

Weston KA, Taylor SS and Robertson BC. 2016. Identifying populations for management: fine-scale population structure in the New Zealand alpine rock wren (Xenicus gilviventris). Conservation Genetics 17:691-701.

Wilson AS, Chan Y, Taylor SS and Arcese PA. 2015. Genetic divergence of an avian endemic on the Californian Channel Islands. PLoSONE 10(8): e0134471. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0134471. (PDF)

Elbers J and Taylor SS. 2015. GO2TR: a gene ontology-based workflow to generate target regions for target enrichment experiments. Conservation Genetics Resources 7:851-857. DOI 10.1007/s12686-015-0487-6. (PDF)

Brzeski K, Harrison R, Waddell W, Wolf K, Rabon Jr. DR and Taylor SS. 2015. Infectious disease and red wolf conservation: assessment of disease occurrence and associated risks. Journal of Mammalogy 96:751-761. (PDF)

Rogers HA, Taylor SS, Hawke JP and Anderson Lively JA. 2015. Variations in prevalence of viral, bacterial, and rhizocephalan diseases and parasites of the blue crab (Callinectes sapidus). Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 127: 54-62. (PDF)

Chua VL, Phillipps Q, Lim HC, Taylor SS, Gawin DF, Rahman MA, Moyle RG and Sheldon FH. 2015. Phylogeography of three endemic birds of Maratua Island, a potential archive of Bornean biogeography. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 63:259-269. (PDF)

Rogers HA, Taylor SS, Hawke JP and Anderson Lively JA. 2015. Prevalence and distribution of three protozoan symbionts in blue crab (Callinectes sapidus) populations across Louisiana, USA. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 114:1-10. (PDF)

Rogers HA, Taylor SS, Hawke JP, Schott EJ and Anderson Lively JA. 2015. Disease, parasite, and commensal prevalences for blue crab Callinectes sapidus at shedding facilities in Louisiana, USA. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 112: 207-217. (PDF)

Woltmann S, Stouffer PC, Bergeon Burns CM, Woodrey MS, Cashner MF and Taylor SS. 2014. Population genetics of Seaside Sparrow (Ammodramus maritimus) subspecies along the Gulf of Mexico. PLoS ONE 9(11): e112739. (PDF)

Bergeon Burns CM, Olin JA, Woltmann S, Stouffer PC and Taylor SS. 2014. Effects of oil on terrestrial vertebrates: predicting impacts of the Macondo blowout. BioScience 64:820-828. (PDF)

Brzeski KE, Rabon DR, Chamberlain MJ, Waits LP and Taylor SS. 2014. Inbreeding and inbreeding depression in endangered red wolves (Canis rufus). Molecular Ecology 23:4241-4255. (PDF)

Cerame B, Cox JA, Brumfield RT, Tucker JW and Taylor SS. 2014. Adaptation to ephemeral habitat may overcome natural barriers and severe habitat fragmentation in a fire-dependent species, the Bachman’s Sparrow (Peuceae aestivalis). PLoS ONE 9:e105782. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Woltmann S, Rodriguez A and Kelso WE. 2013. Hybridization of white, yellow, and striped bass in the Toledo Bend Reservoir. Southeastern Naturalist 12:514-522. (PDF)

Sheldon FH, Oliveros CH, Taylor SS, McKay B, Lim H-C, Rahman MA, Mays H and Moyle RG. 2012. Molecular phylogeny and insular biogeography of the lowland tailorbirds of Southeast Asia (Cisticolidae: Orthotomus). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 65:54-63. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Jenkins DA, Arcese PA. 2012. Loss of Mhc and neutral variation in Peary caribou: genetic drift is not mitigated by balancing selction or exacerbated by Mhc allele distributions. PLoS ONE 7:e36748. (PDF)

Moyle RG, Taylor SS, Oliveros CH, Lim H-C, Haines CL, Rahman MA, and Sheldon FH. 2011. Diversification of an endemic Southeast Asian genus: Phylogenetic relationships of the Spiderhunters (Aves: Nectariniidae). Auk 128:777-788. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Sardell R, Reid JM, Bucher T, Taylor NG, Arcese PA, Keller LK. 2010. Inbreeding coefficient and heterozygosity-fitness correlations in unhatched and hatched song sparrow nestmates. Molecular Ecology. (PDF)

Lim H-C, Zou F, Taylor SS, Marks BD, Moyle RG, Voelker G, and Sheldon FH. 2010. Phylogeny of Magpie-Robins and Shamas (Aves: Turdidae: Copsychus and Trichixos): implications for island biogeography in Southeast Asia. Journal of Biogeography. (PDF)

Jamieson IG, Taylor SS, Hegg L, Armstrong DP, Kokko H. 2009. Why some species of birds do not avoid inbreeding: data and new theory from New Zealand robins and saddlebacks. Behavioural Ecology 20: 575-584.(PDF)

Taylor SS, Boessenkool S, and Jamieson IG. 2008. Genetic monogamy in two long-lived New Zealand passerines. Journal of Avian Biology 39: 579-583. (PDF)

Taylor SS and Jamieson IG. 2008. No evidence for loss of genetic variation following sequential translocations in extant populations of a genetically depauperate species. Molecular Ecology 17:545-556. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Jamieson IG and Wallis GP. 2007. Historical and contemporary levels of genetic variation in two New Zealand passerines with different histories of decline. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20: 2035–2047. (PDF) (Supplemental PDF)

Taylor SS and Jamieson IG. 2007. Factors affecting the survival of founding individuals in translocated New Zealand saddlebacks. Ibis 149: 783–791. (PDF)

Boessenkool S, Taylor SS, Tepolt CK, Komdeur J, and Jamieson IG. 2007. Large mainland populations of South Island robins retain greater genetic diversity than offshore island refuges. Conservation Genetics 8:705-714. (PDF)

Taylor SS and Jamieson IG. 2007. Discriminant function analysis for sexing South Island saddlebacks. Notornis 54:61-65. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Jamieson IG and Armstrong DP. 2005. Successful island reintroductions of New Zealand robins and saddlebacks with small numbers of founders. Animal Conservation 8:415-420. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Leonard ML, Boness DJ, and Majluf P. 2004. Humboldt Penguins Spheniscus humboldti change their foraging behaviour following breeding failure. Marine Ornithology 32:63-67. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Leonard ML, Boness DJ and Majluf P. 2002. Foraging in Humboldt penguins (Spheniscus humboldti) during the chick-rearing period: general patterns, sex differences, and recommendations to reduce incidental catches in fishing nets. Canadian Journal of Zoology 80:700-707. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Leonard ML, Boness DJ and Majluf P. 2001a. Foraging trip duration increases for Humboldt penguins tagged with recording devices. Journal of Avian Biology 32:369-372. (PDF)

Taylor SS, Leonard ML and Boness DJ. 2001b. Aggressive nest intrusions by male Humboldt penguins. Condor 103:162-165. (PDF)