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Peer-reviewed Published Academic Papers

Ayala-Díaz, M., Richardson, J.M.L., & Anholt, B.R. 2017. Local site differences in survival and parasitism of periwinkles (Littorina sitkana Philippi, 1846). Ecology and Evolution, 7(4): 1021-1029. Get pdf

Alexander, H.J., Richardson, J.M.L. & Anholt, B.R. 2014. Multigenerational response to artificial selection for biased clutch sex ratios in Tigriopus californicus populations. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 27(9): 1921-1929. Get pdf

Richardson, J.M.L., Govindarajulu, P. & Anholt, B.R. 2014. Distribution of the disease pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in non-epidemic amphibian communities of western Canada. Ecography, 37: 883-893. doi: 10.1111/ecog.00360 Online abstract

Szuroczki, D. & Richardson, J.M.L. 2012. The behavioral response of larval amphibians (Ranidae) to threats from predators and parasites. PLOSOne, 7(11): e49592. Get pdf

Hamilton, P.T., Richardson, J.M.L., Govindarajulu, P. & Anholt, B.R. 2012. Higher temperature variability increases the impact of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and shifts interspecific interactions in tadpole mesocosms. Ecology and Evolution, 2(10): 2450-2459. Get pdf

Prager S.M. and Richardson J.M.L. 2012. An ecological analysis of mating biology of Xylocopa virginica in southern Ontario. Ecological Entomology 37: 283-292. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2311.2012.01363.x.

Hamilton, P.T., Richardson, J.M.L. & Anholt, B.R. 2012. Daphnia in tadpole mesocosms: trophic links and interactions with Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Freshwater Biology, 57(4): 676-683. Online abstract

Szuroczki, D. & Richardson, J.M.L. 2011. Palatability in the larvae of three species of Lithobates. Herpetologica, 67(3): 213-221. Get pdf

Richardson, J.M.L. & Anholt, B.R. 2010. Morphological defenses against enemies. In: Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior (M. Breed & J. Moore, eds.) Elsevier, pp. 493-99

Khan, J., Richardson J.M.L., Tattersall, G.J. 2010. Thermoregulation and aggregation in neonatal bearded dragons (Pogona vitticeps), Physiology and Behavior, 100(2): 180-186.

Page, M.M., Richardson, J., Wiens, B.E., Tiedtke, E., Peters, C.W., Faure, P.A., Burness, G., & Stuart, J.A. 2010. Antioxidant enzyme activities are not broadly correlated with longevity in endotherms . AGE, 32(2): 255-270.

Szuroczki, D. & Richardson, J.M.L. 2009. The role of trematode parasites in larval anuran communities: an aquatic ecologist’s guide to the major players. Oecologica, 161(2): 371-385.

Leips, J., Richardson, J.M.L., Rodd, F.H., & Travis, J. 2009. Adaptive maternal adjustments of offspring size in response to conspecifics density in two populations of the least killifish, Heterandria formosa. Evolution, 63(5): 1341-1347.

Richardson, J.M.L. & Richards, M.H. 2008. A randomization program to compare species richness values. Insect Conservation and Diversity, 1: 135-141.

Mortensen, L. & Richardson, J.M.L. 2008. Effects of chemical cues on foraging in damselfly larvae, Enallagma antennatum. Journal of Insect Biology, 21: 285-295.

Baker, B.J. & Richardson, J.M.L. 2006. The effect of light on male reproductive behaviour in green frogs, Rana clamitans. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 84: 1528-1532.

Richardson, J.M.L., Gunzburger, M.S. & Travis, J. 2006. Variation in predation pressure as a mechanism underlying differences in numerical abundance between populations of the poeciliid fish Heterandria formosa. Oecologia, 147: 596-605.

Richardson, J.M.L. 2002. A comparative study of phenotypic traits related to resource utilization in anuran communities. Evolutionary Ecology, 16: 101-122.

Richardson, J.M.L. 2002. Burst swim speed in tadpoles inhabiting ponds with different top predators. Evolutionary Ecology Research, 4: 627-642.

Richardson, J.M.L. 2001. The relative roles of adaptation and phylogeny in determination of larval traits in diversifying anuran lineages. American Naturalist 157: 282-299.

Richardson, J.M.L. 2001. A comparative study of activity levels in larval anurans and response to the presence of different predators. Behavioral Ecology 12: 51-58.

McPeek, M.A., Grace, M. and Richardson, J.M.L. 2001. Physiological and behavioral responses to predators shape the growth/predation risk trade-off in damselflies. Ecology 82: 1535-1545.

Richardson, J.M.L. & Baker, R.L. 1997. Effect of body size and feeding on potential fecundity in the damselfly Ischnura verticalis (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Oikos 79: 477-483.

Forbes, M.R., Schalk, G., Miller, J.G. & Richardson, J.M.L. 1997. Male-female interactions in the damselfly, Nehalennia irene. Canadian Journal of Zoology 75: 253-260.

Richardson, J.M.L & Baker, R.L. 1996. Function of Abdomen Wave Behavior in larval Ischnura verticalis (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Journal of Insect Behavior 9: 183-195.

Richardson, J.M.L. & Anholt, B.R. 1995. Behaviour in larval Ischnura verticalis (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Ethology 101: 308-334.

Forbes, M.R.L., Richardson, J.M.L. & Baker, R.L. 1995. Density-dependent female polymorphism in the damselfly, Nehalennia irene. Ecoscience 2: 28-33.

Richardson, J.M.L. 1994. Shoaling in White Cloud Mountain minnows (Tanichthys albonubes): effects of predation risk and prey hunger. Animal Behaviour 48: 727-730.