Publications by our CBEST researchers are ordered alphabetically within the year of publication. Our people are highlighted in bold.

2021. Avolio, M., Komatsu, K., Collins, S., Grman, E., Koerner, S., Tredennick, A.T., Wilcox, K.R., Baer, S., Boughton, E.H., Foster, B., Hovenden, M., Knapp, A., Kreyling, K., Langley, J.A., Lemoine, N., Lortie, C., McCulley, R., McLaren, J., Reich, P., Seabloom, E., Smith, M.D., Suttle, B. 2021.  Determinants of plant community compositional change are equally affected by global change. Ecology Letters. In Press.

2021. Bernstein J.M., Jackman T.R., Sadlier R.A., Wang Y., Bauer A.M. 2021 A novel dataset to identify the endemic herpetofauna of the New Caledonia biodiversity hotspot with DNA barcodesPacific Conservation Biology

2021. Ceríaco, L.M.P., Bauer, A.M., Kusamba, C., Agarwal, I., Greenbaum, E. 2021. A New Species of Ground-Dwelling Hemidactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Southwestern Democratic Republic of the CongoJournal of Herpetology, 55(2), 105-111

2021. Chapple, D.G., Roll, U., Böhm, M., Aguilar, R., Amey, A.P., Austin, C.C., Baling, M., Barley, A.J., Bates, M.F., Bauer, A.M., plus 87 additional authors. 2021. Conservation status of the world’s skinks (Scincidae): Taxonomic and geographic patterns in extinction risk. Biological Conservation 257.

2021. Childers, J.L.*, Kirchhof, S., Bauer, A.M. 2021. Lizards of a different stripe: phylogenetics of the Pedioplanis undata species complex (Squamata, Lacertidae), with the description of two new species. Zoosystematics and Evolution 97.

2021. Davis*, H.R., Das, I. Leache, A.D., Karin, B.R., Brennan, I.G., Jackman, T.R., Nashriq, I., Chan, K.O., Bauer, A.M. 2021. Genetically diverse yet morphologically conserved:  Hidden diversity revealed among Bornean geckos (Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evololutionary Research

2021. Grismer L.L., Wood, Jr. P.L., Poyarkov N.A., Le M.D., Kraus F., Agarwal I., Oliver P.M., Nguyen S.N., Nguyen T.Q., Karunarathna S., Welton L.J., Stuart B.L., Luu V.Q., Bauer A.M., O’Connell K.A., Quah E.S.H., Chan K.O., Ziegler T., Ngo H., Nazarov R.A., Aowphol A., Chomdej S., Suwannapoom C., Siler C.D., Anuar S., Tri N.V., Grismer J.L. 2021. Phylogenetic partitioning of the third-largest vertebrate genus in the world, Cyrtodactylus Gray, 1827 (Reptilia; Squamata; Gekkonidae) and its relevance to taxonomy and conservationVertebrate Zoology 71: 101-154.

2021. Heinicke, M.P., Beidoun, M.H., Nielsen, S.V., Bauer, A.M. 2021. Phylogenetic analysis of “Breviceps adspersus” documents B. passmorei Minter et al., 2017 in Limpopo Province, South Africa. Herpetology Notes 14:397–406.

2021. Hitchmough, R.S. *Nielsen, S.V., Lysaght, J.A., Bauer, A.M. 2021. A new species of Naultinus from the Te Paki area, northern New Zealand. Zootaxa 4915:389-400. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4915.3.7.

2021.  Malonza, P., Spawls, A., Finch, B., Bauer, A.M. 2021. A new of species of the Agama lionotus Boulenger, 1896 complex (Squamata: Agamidae) from northern KenyaZootaxa 4920:543–553

2021. Stepanova, N.*, Bauer, A.M. 2021. Phylogenetic history influences convergence for a specialized ecology: comparative skull morphology of African burrowing skinks (Squamata; Scincidae). BMC Ecol Evo 21, 86 (2021).

2021. Wagner, P., Stanley, E.L., Daza, J.D. and Bauer, A.M. 2021. A new agamid lizard in mid-Cretaceous amber from northern Myanmar. Cretaceous Research 124.

2021. Wieder, R.K., Vile, M.A., Scott, K.D., Albright, C.A., Quinn, J.C., Vitt, D.H. 2021. Bog plant/lichen tissue nitrogen and sulfur concentrations as indictors of emissions from oil sands development in Alberta, Canada. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 193, 208. doi: 10.1007/s10661-021-08929-y

2020. Agarwal, I., Bauer, A.M., Pal., S., Srikanthan, A.N., Khandekar, A. 2020. Two more new Hemiphyllodactylus Bleeker, 1860 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Tamil Nadu, India. Zootaxa 4729:249–265.

2020. Ceríaco, L.M.P., Agarwal, I., Marques, M.P., Bauer, A.M. 2020. A review of the genus Hemidactylus Goldfuss, 1820 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Angola, with the description of two new species. Zootaxa. 4746(1): 1–71. DOI:10.11646/zootaxa.47461.1

2020. Ceríaco, L.M.P., Heinicke, M.P., Parker, K.L., Marquez, M.P., Bauer, A.M. 2020. A review of the African snake-eyed skinks (Scincidae: Panaspis) from Angola, with the description of a new species. Zootaxa. 4747(1):77-112. doi:

2020. Davis, H.R., Chan, K.O., Das, I., Brennan, I.G., Karin, B.R., Jackman, T.R., Brown, R.M., Iskandar, D.T., Nashriq, I, Grismer, L.L., Bauer, A.M. 2020. Multilocus phylogeny of Bornean Bent-Toed geckos (Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) reaveals hidden diversity, taxonomic disarray, and novel biogeographic patterns. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 147.

2020. Elmore, J.A., Hager, S.B., Cosentino, B.J., O’Connell, T.J., Riding, C.S., Anderson, M.L., Bakermans, M.H., Boves, T.J., Brandes, D., Butler, E.M., Butler, M.W., Cagle, N. L., Calderón‐Parra, R., Capparella, A.P., Chen, A., Conkey, A.A.T., Contreras, T.A., Cooper, R.I., Corbin, C.E., Curry, R.L., Dosch, J.J, Dyson, K.L., Fraser, E.E., Furbush, R.A., Hagemeyer, N.D.G., Hopfensperger, K.N., Klem, D., Lago, E.A., Lahey, A.S., Machtans, C S., Madosky, J. M., Maness, T.J., McKay, K.J., Menke, S.B., Ocampo‐Peñuela, N., Ortega‐Álvarez, R., Pitt, A. L., Puga‐Caballero, A., Quinn, J.E., Roth, A.M., Schmitz, R.T., Schnurr, J.L., Simmons, M.E., Smith, A.D., Varian‐Ramos, C.W., Walters, E.L., Walters, L.A., Weir, J.T., Winnett‐Murray, K., Zuria, I., Vigliotti, J., Loss, S.R. 2020. Correlates of bird collisions with buildings across three North American countries. Conservation Biology,

2020. Griffing, A.H., Gamble, T., Bauer, A.M. 2020. Distinct patterns of pigment development underlie convergent hyperpigmentation between nocturnal and diurnal geckos (Squamata: Gekkota). BMC Evol Biol. 20, 40.

2020. Hayes, M., Chapman, S., Jesse, A., O'Brien, E., Langley, A., Bardou, R., Devaney, J., Parker, J., Cavanaugh, K.C. 2020. Foliar water uptake by coastal wetland plants: a novel water acquisition mechanism in arid and humid subtropical mangroves. Journal of Ecology. Doi:

2020. Vitt, D.H., House, M., Kitchen, S., Wieder, R.K. 2020. A protocol for monitoring plant responses to changing nitrogen deposition regimes in Alberta. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, in press.

2020. Wagner, D. N., Curry, R.L., Chen, N., Lovette, I.J., Taylor, S.A. 2020. Genomic regions underlying metabolic and neuronal signaling pathways are temporally consistent in a moving avian hybrid zone. Evolution 74:1498–1513. http: 10.1111/evo.13970

2020. Ward, N.D., Megonigal, J.P., Bond-Lamberty, B., Bailey, V.L., Butman, D., Canuel, E.A., Diefenderfer, H., Ganju, N.K., Goñi, M.A., Graham, E.B., Hopkinson, C.S., Khangaonkar, T., Langley, J.A., McDowell, N., Tzortziou, M., Vargas, R., Weisenhorn, P.B., Windham-Meyers, L. 2020. Representing the function and sensitivity of coastal interfaces in Earth system models. Nature Communications. 11, 2458 (2020).

2020. Wieder, R.K., Vitt, D.H., Vile, M.A., Graham, J.A., Hartsock, J.A., Popma, J.M.A., Fillingim, H., House, M., Quinn, J.C., Scott, K.D., Petix, M., McMillen, K.J. 2020. Experimental nitrogen addition alters structure and function of a boreal poor fen: Implications for critical loads. Science of The Total Environment.

2020. Wood Jr., P.L., Guo, X., Travers, S.L., Yong-Chao Su, Olson, K.V., Bauer, A.M., Grismer, L., Siler, C.D., Moyle, R.G., Andersen, M.J., Brown, R.M. 2020. Parachute geckos free fall into synonymy: Gekko pylogeny, and a new subgeneric classification, inferred from thousands of untraconserved elements. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 146.106731.

2019. Karunarathna, S., de Silva, A., Botejue, M., Gabadage, D., Somaratna, L., Hettige, A., Aberathna, N., Madawala, M., Edirisinghe, G., Perera, N., Wickramaarachchi, S., Surasinghe, T., Karunarathna, N., Wickramasinghe, M., Ukuwela, K.D.B., Bauer, A.M. 2019. Three new species of day geckos (Reptilia: Gekkonidae: Cnemaspis Strauch, 1887) from isolated granite cave habitats in Sri Lanka. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation. 13:323–354