When chytrid fungus invades: integrating theory and data to understand disease-induced amphibian declines. Wildlife Disease Ecology: Linking Theory to Data and Application.. In Press.
Host and aquatic environment shape the amphibian skin microbiome but effects on downstream resistance to the pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis are variable. Front. Microbiol. . DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00487. 2018.
The influence of landscape and environmental factors on ranavirus epidemiology in amphibian assemblage. Freshwater Biology. 63. 2018.
Invasive African clawed frogs in California: A reservoir for or predator against the chytrid fungus? PLOSone. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191537. 2018.
Macroalgae size refuge from herbivory promotes alternative stable states on coral reefs.. PLoS One. 13(9):e0202273.. 2018.
Occurrence of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in anurans of the Mediterranean region of Baja California, México. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 127(3). 2018.
Of poisons and parasites: the defensive role of tetrodotoxin against infections in newts. Journal of Animal Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12816. 2018.
Recruitment Drives Spatial Variation in Recovery Rates of Resilient Coral Reefs. Scientific Reports. 8(7338). 2018.
Risk of vector tick exposure initially increases, then declines through time in response to wildfire in California. Ecosphere. 9(5):Articlee02227.. 2018.
Shared behavioral responses and predation risk of anuran larvae and adults exposed to a novel predator. Biological Invasions. 20:475-485.. 2018.
Epidemic and endemic pathogen dynamics correspond to distinct host population microbiomes at a landscape scale. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 284(1857). 2017.
Extreme drought, host density, sex, and bullfrogs inﬂuence fungal pathogen infection in a declining lotic amphibian. Ecosphere. 8(3). 2017.
Lyme disease risk in southern California: abiotic and environmental drivers of Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae) density and infection prevalence with Borrelia burgdorferi. Parasites & Vectors. 10(1):DOI10.1186/s13071-016-1938-y.. 2017.
Modeling Virus Coinfection to Inform Management of Maize Lethal Necrosis in Kenya. Phytopathology. 107(10):1095-1108.. 2017.
Rapid extirpation of a North American frog coincides with an increase in fungal pathogen prevalence: Historical analysis and implications for reintroduction. Biology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.3468. 2017.
Resistance, tolerance and environmental transmission dynamics determine host extinction risk in a load-dependent amphibian disease. Ecology Letters. 20(9):1169-1181.. 2017.
Using decision analysis to support proactive management of emerging infectious wildlife diseases. The Ecological Society of America, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 15(4):214-221.. 2017.
Using multi- response models to investigate pathogen coinfections across scales: Insights from emerging diseases of amphibians. Methods Ecol Evol.. 9:1120.. 2017.
Using stochastic epidemiological models to evaluate conservation strategies for endangered amphibians. Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 14(133):20170480.. 2017.
Declines and extinctions of mountain yellow-legged frogs have small effects on benthic macroinvertebrate communities. Ecosphere. 7. 2016.
Detecting and quantifying parasite-induced host mortality from intensity data: method comparisons and limitations. International journal for parasitology. 46:59–66.. 2016.
Integral Projection Models for host–parasite systems with an application to amphibian chytrid fungus. Methods in Ecology and Evolution.. 2016.
Integrating the effects of ocean acidification across functional scales on tropical coral reefs. BioScience. 66(5):350-362.. 2016.