Publications

2019

Stoler, A. B., and R. A. Relyea. 2019. Reviewing the role of plant litter inputs to forested wetland ecosystems: Leafing through the literature. Ecological Monographs __:__-__.

 

Hintz, W. D., M. S. Schuler, J. J. Borrelli, L. W. Eichler, A. B. Stoler, V. M. Moriarty, C. W. Boylen, S. A. Nierzwicki-Bauer, and R. A. Relyea. 2019. Concurrent improvement and deterioration of epilimnetic water quality in an oligotrophic lake over 37 years. Limnology and Oceanography __:__-__.

 

Hintz, W. D., M. S. Schuler, D. K. Jones, K. D. Coldsnow, A. B. Stoler, and R. A. Relyea. 2019. Nutrients influence the multi-trophic impacts of an invasive species unaffected by native competitors or predators. Science of the Total Environment __:__-__.

 

Hernández-Gómez O., S. J. A. Kimble, J. Hua, V. P. Wuerthner, D. K. Jones, B. M. Mattes, R. D. Cothran, R. A. Relyea, and J. T. Hoverman. 2019. Local adaptation of the MHC class IIβ gene in in populations of wood frogs (Lithobates sylvaticus) correlates with proximity to agriculture). Infectious Diseases, Genetics, and Evolution__:__-__.

 

Hintz, W. D., and R. A. Relyea. 2019. A review of the species, community, and ecosystem impacts of road salt salinization in fresh waters. Freshwater Biology 64:1081-1097.

 

Hua, J., and R. A. Relyea. 2019. The effect of a common pyrethroid insecticide on wetland communities. Environmental Research Communications 1: 015003.

Hintz, W. D., D. K. Jones, and R A. Relyea. 2019. Evolved salt tolerance in zooplankton: Life history trade-offs, cross tolerance, and mitigation of salt-induced trophic cascades. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 374: 20180012.

 

Schuler, M. S., M. Cañedo-Argüelles, W. D. Hintz, B. Dyack, S. Birk, and R. A. Relyea. 2019. Regulations are needed to protect freshwater ecosystems from salinization. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 374: 20180019.

2018

Relyea, R. A. 2018. The interactive effects of predator stress, predation, and the herbicide Roundup®.  Ecosphere 9:e02476.


McClelland S. J., R. J. Bendis, R. A. Relyea, and S. K. Woodley. 2018. Insecticide-induced changes in amphibian brains:  How sublethal concentrations of chlorpyrifos directly affect neurodevelopment. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 37:2692-2698.

 

Katzenberger, M. M. Tejedo, J. Hammond, and R. Relyea. 2018. Source of environmental data and warming tolerance estimation in six species of North American larval anurans.  Journal of Thermal Biology 76:171-178.

 

Lind, L., M. S. Schuler, W. D. Hintz, A. B. Stoler, D. K. Jones, B. M. Mattes, and R. A. Relyea. 2018. Salty fertile lakes:  How salinization and eutrophication alter the structure of freshwater communities.  Ecosphere 9:e02383.

 

Relyea, R. A., and D. Rosenberger. 2018. Predator effects on metamorphosis: The effects of scaring versus thinning at high prey densities. Copeia 2018:457-467.

Glaude, C. M., R. A. Relyea, and I. M. Ortega. 2018. Aquatic biodiversity across a hydroperiod gradient of lakes, ponds, and wetlands in Torres del Paine National Park, Chile. Anales del Instituto de la Patagonia 46:7-20.

 

Jones, D. K., E. K. Yates, B. M. Mattes, W. D. Hintz, M. S. Schuler, and R. A. Relyea. 2018. Timing and frequency of sublethal exposure modifies the induction and retention of increased insecticide tolerance in wood frogs (Lithobates sylvaticus). Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology 37:2188-2197.

 

Stoler, A. B., K. Sudol, J. Mruzek, and R. A. Relyea. 2018. Interactive effects of road salt and sediment disturbance on the productivity of seven common aquatic macrophytes. Freshwater Biology 63:709-720.

 

Coldsnow, K. D., and R. A. Relyea. 2018. Toxicity of various road-deicing salts to Asian clams (Corbicula fluminea). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 37:1839-1845.

Schuler, M. S., and R. A. Relyea. 2018. A review of the combined threats of road salts and heavy metals to freshwater systems. BioScience 68:327-335.

Relyea, R. A., P. R. Stephens, L. N. Barrow, A. R. Blaustein, P. W. Bradley, J. C. Buck, A. Chang, J. P. Collins, B. Crother, J. Earl, S. S. Gervasi, J. T. Hoverman, O. Hyman, E. Moriarty Lemmon, T. M. Luhring, M. Michelson, C. Murray, S. Price, R. D. Semlitsch, A. Sih, A. B. Stoler, N. VandenBroek, A. Warwick, G. Wengert, J. I. Hammond. 2018. Phylogenetic patterns of trait and trait plasticity evolution:  Insights from amphibian embryos. Evolution 72:663-678.

Schuler, M. S., and R. A. Relyea. 2018. Road salt and organic additives affect mosquito growth and survival:  An emerging problem in wetlands. Oikos 127:866-874.

Amburgey, S. M., D. A. W. Miller, E. H. Campbell Grant, T. A. G. Rittenhouse, M. F. Benard, J. L. Richardson, M. C. Urban, W. Hughson, A. B. Brand, C. J. Davis, C. R. Hardin, P. W. C. Paton, C. J. Raithel, R. A. Relyea, A. F. Scott, D. K. Skelly, D. E. Skidds, C. K. Smith, and E. E. Werner. 2018. Range position and climate sensitivity:  The structure of among-population demographic responses to climatic variation. Global Change Biology 24:439-454.

2017

Jones, D. K., W. D. Hintz, M. S. Schuler, E. K. Yates, B. M. Mattes, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Inducible tolerance to agrochemicals was paved by evolutionary responses to predators. Environmental Science and Technology 51:13913-13919.

 

Coldsnow, K., D., R. A. Relyea, and J. M. Hurley. 2017. Evolution to environmental contamination ablates the circadian clock of an aquatic sentinel species. Ecology and Evolution 7:10339-10349.

 

Hintz, W. D., and R. A. Relyea. 2017. A salty landscape of fear: Responses of fish and zooplankton to freshwater salinization and predatory stress. Oecologia 185:147–156.

Rohr, J. R., J. Brown, W. A. Battaglin, T. A. McMahon, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. A pesticide paradox:  Fungicides indirectly increase fungal infections. Ecological Applications 27:2290-2302.
 

Hua, J., V. Wuerthner, D. Jones, B. Mattes, R. Cothran, R. Relyea, and J. Hoverman. 2017. Evolved pesticide tolerance influences susceptibility to parasites in amphibians. Evolutionary Applications 10:802-812.

Getzin, M., R. Berry, A. O’Brisky, G. Li, R. A. Relyea, M. E Pennesi, and G Wang. 2017. Re-visiting X-ray Electroretinography. JSM Biomed Imaging Data Papers 4:1009.

 

Stoler, A. B., B. M. Mattes, W. D. Hintz, D. K. Jones, L. Lind, M. S. Schuler, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Effects of a common insecticide on wetland communities with varying quality of leaf litter inputs. Environmental Pollution 226:452-462.

Stoler, A. B. , W. Hintz, D. K. Jones, L. Lind, M. S. Schuler, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Leaf litter mediates the negative impact of road salt on forested wetland communities. Freshwater Science 36:415-426.

Hintz, W. D., and R. A Relyea. 2017. Impacts of road deicing salts on the early-life growth and development of a stream salmonid: Salt type matters.  Environmental Pollution 223:409-415.

Schuler, M., W. D. Hintz, W., D. K. Jones, L. Lind, B. M. Mattes, A. B. Stoler, K. Sudol, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. How common road salts and organic additives alter freshwater food webs:  In search of safe alternatives. Journal of Applied Ecology 54:1353-1361.

Hintz, W. D., B. M. Mattes, M. S. Schuler, D. K. Jones, A. B. Stoler, L. Lind, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Salinization triggers a trophic cascade in experimental freshwater communities with varying food-chain length. Ecological Applications 27:833-844.

Jones, D. K., T. D. Dang, J. Urbina, R. J. Bendis, J. C. Buck, R. D. Cothran, A. R. Blaustein, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Effect of simultaneous amphibian exposure to pesticides and an emerging fungal pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Environmental Science & Technology 51:671–679.

Coldsnow, K. D., B. M. Mattes, W. D. Hintz, and R. A Relyea. 2017. Rapid evolution of tolerance to road salt in zooplankton. Environmental Pollution 222:367-373.

Gervasi, S. S., P.R. Stephens, J. Hua, C. L. Searle, G. Xie, J. Urbina, D. Olson, B. A. Bancroft, V. Weis, J. I. Hammond, R. A. Relyea, and A. R. Blaustein. 2017. Linking ecology and epidemiology to understand predictors of multi-host responses to an emerging pathogen, the amphibian chytrid fungus. PLoS ONE DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0167882.

Jones, D. K., B. M. Mattes, W. D. Hintz, M. S. Schuler, A. B. Stoler, L. Lind, R. O. Cooper, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Investigation of road salts and biotic stressors on freshwater wetland communities. Environmental Pollution 221:159-167.

Lambert, M. R., Stoler, A. B., Smylie, M. S., Relyea, R. A., Skelly, D. K. 2017. Interactive effects of road salt and leaf litter on wood frog sex ratios and sexual size dimorphism. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 74:141-146.

Brogan III, W. R., and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Multiple mitigation mechanisms: Effects of submerged plants on the toxicity of nine insecticides to aquatic animals. Environmental Pollution 220:688-695.

Stoler, A. B., B. M. Walker, W. D. Hintz, D. K. Jones, L. Lind, B. M. Mattes, M. S. Schuler, and R. A. Relyea. 2017. Combined effects of road salt and an insecticide on wetland communities. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 36:771-779.

2016

Murren, C.J., S.E. Diamond, J. Auld, R. Relyea, U. Steiner, and J Kingsolver. 2016. Evolutionary divergence of reaction norms in ecological context: A commentary. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 29:1909-1911.

Stoler, A. B., D. Burke, and R. A. Relyea. 2016. Litter chemistry and chemical diversity drive ecosystem processes in forest ponds. Ecology 97:1783-1795.

 

Bendis, R. J., and R. A. Relyea. 2016. If you see one, have you seen them all?  Community-wide effects of insecticide cross-resistance in zooplankton populations near and far from agriculture. Environmental Pollution 215:234-246.

 

Bendis, R. J., and R. A. Relyea. 2016. Wetland defense:  Naturally occurring pesticide resistance in zooplankton populations protects the stability of aquatic communities. Oecologia 181:487-498.

 

Jones, D. K., J. Hua, and R. A. Relyea. 2016. Effects of endosulfan in freshwater pond communities. Freshwater Science 35:152-163 .

 

Shaffery, H.M., and R. A. Relyea. 2016. Dissecting the smell of fear from conspecific and heterospecific prey:  Investigating the processes that induce anti-predator defenses. Oecologia 180:55-65.

 

Hoverman, J. T., and R. A. Relyea. 2016. Prey responses to fine-scale variation in predation risk from combined predators. Oikos 125:254-261.

 

Stoler, A., and R. A. Relyea. 2016. Leaf litter species identity alters the structure of pond communities. Oikos 125:179-191.

 

2015

Woodley, S. K., B. M. Mattes, E. K. Yates, and R. A. Relyea. 2015. Exposure to sublethal concentrations of a pesticide or predator cues induces changes in brain architecture in larval amphibians. Oecologia 179:655-665.

Buck, J. C., J. Hua, W. R. Brogan, T. D. Dang, J. Urbina, R. J. Bendis, A. B. Stoler, A. R. Blaustein, and R. A. Relyea. 2015. Effects of pesticide mixtures on host-pathogen dynamics of the amphibian chytrid fungus. PLOS ONE 10:e0132832.

 

Stoler, A. B., J. P. Stephens, R. A. Relyea, K. A. Berven, and S. D. Tiegs. 2015. Leaf litter quality induces morphological changes in wood frog (Lithobates sylvaticus) metamorphs. Oikos 179:667-677.


Bradley, P. W., S. S. Gervasi, J. Hua, R. D. Cothran, R. A. Relyea, D. H. Olson, and A. R. Blaustein. 2015. Differences in sensitivity to the fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis among amphibian populations. Conservation Biology 29:1347-1356.

 

Hua, J., D. K. Jones, B. M. Mattes, R. D. Cothran, R. A. Relyea, and J. T. Hoverman. 2015. Evolved pesticide tolerance in amphibians: Predicting mechanisms based on pesticide novelty and mode of action. Environmental Pollution 206:56-63.


Groner, M. L., and R. A. Relyea. 2015. Predators reduce Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection loads in their prey. Freshwater Biology 60:1699-1704.

 

Jones, D. K., and R. A. Relyea. 2015. Here today, gone tomorrow:  Short-term retention of pesticide-induced tolerance in amphibians. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 34:2295-2301.


Hua, J., D. K. Jones, B. M. Mattes, R. D. Cothran, R. A. Relyea, and J. T. Hoverman. 2015. The contribution of phenotypic plasticity to the evolution of insecticide tolerance in amphibian populations. Evolutionary Applications 8:586-596.

 

Shaffery, H. M., and R. A. Relyea. 2015. Predator-induced defenses in five species of larval Ambystoma. Copeia 103:552-562.

 

Brogan, W. R., and R. A. Relyea. 2015. Submerged macrophytes mitigate direct and indirect insecticide effects in freshwater communities. PLoS ONE 10:e0126677.

 

Cothran, R. D., B. J. French, and R. A. Relyea. 2015. An assessment of putative sexually antagonistic traits in a freshwater amphipod species. Ethology 121:740-748.

 

Cothran, R. D., S. S. Gervasi, C. Murray, B. J. French, P. W. Bradley, J. Urbina, A. R. Blaustein, and R. A. Relyea. 2015. Carotenoids and amphibians:  Effects on life history and susceptibility to the emerging infectious pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Conservation Physiology 3:cov005 .

 

Cothran, R. D., P. Noyes, and R. A. Relyea. 2015. An empirical test of stable species coexistence in an amphipod species complex. Oecologia 178:819-831.

Murren, C. J., J. R. Auld, H. Callahan, C. K. Ghalambor, C. A. Handelsman, M. A. Heskel, J. G. Kingsolver, H. J. Maclean, J. Masel, H. Maughan, D. W. Pfennig, R. A. Relyea, S. Seiter, E. Snell-Rood, U. K. Steiner, and C. D. Schlichting. 2015. Constraints on the evolution of phenotypic plasticity:  Limits and costs of phenotype and plasticity. Heredity 115:293-301.

 

 

2014

Boone, M. D., C. A. Bishop, L. A. Boswell, R. D. Brodman, J. Burger, C. Davidson, M. Gochfield, J. T. Hoverman, L. A. Neuman-Lee, R. A. Relyea, J. R. Rohr, C. Salice, R. D. Semlitsch, D. Sparling, and S. Weir. 2014. Pesticide regulation amid the influence of industry. BioScience 64:917-922.

 

Bendis, R. J., and R. A. Relyea. 2014. Living on the edge: Populations of two zooplankton species living closer to agricultural fields are more resistant to a common insecticide. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 33:2835-2841.

 

Katzenberger, M., J. Hammond, H. Duarte, M. Tejedo, C. Calabuig, and R. A. Relyea. 2014. Swimming with predators and pesticides:  How environmental stressors affect the thermal physiology of tadpoles. PLOS ONE 9:e98265.

 

Hua, J., and R. A. Relyea. 2014. Chemical cocktails in aquatic ecosystems: Pesticide effects on the response and recovery of >20 animal taxa. Environmental Pollution 189:18-26.

 

Hoverman, J. T., R. D. Cothran, and R. A. Relyea. 2014. Generalist versus specialist strategies of plasticity:  Snail responses to predators with different foraging modes. Freshwater Biology 59:1101-1112.

 

Cothran, R. D., A. B. Stoler, and R. A. Relyea. 2014. Leaves and litterbugs:  How litter quality affects amphipod life history and sexually selected traits. Freshwater Science 33:812-819.

Werner, E. E., C. J. Davis, D. K. Skelly, R. A. Relyea, M. Benard, and S. McCauley. 2014. Cross-scale interactions and the distribution-abundance relationship. PLOS ONE 9:e97387.

 

Hua, J., D. K. Jones, and R. A. Relyea. 2014. Induced tolerance from a sublethal insecticide leads to cross-tolerance to other insecticides. Environmental Science & Technology 48:4078-4085.

 

Brogan, W. R., and R. A. Relyea. 2014. A new mechanism of macrophyte mitigation:  How submerged plants reduce malathion's acute toxicity to aquatic animals. Chemosphere 108:405-410.

 

Murren, C. J., H. J. Maclean, S. E. Diamond, U. K. Steiner, M. A. Heskel, C. A. Handelsman, C. K. Ghalambor, J. R. Auld, H. S. Callahan, D. W. Pfennig, R. A. Relyea, C. D. Schlichting, and J. Kingsolver. 2014. Evolutionary change in continuous reaction norms. American Naturalist 183:453-467.

 

Groner, M. L., L. A. Rollins-Smith, L. K. Reinert, J. Hempel, M. E. Bier, and R. A. Relyea. 2014. Interactive effects of competition and predator cues on immune responses of leopard frogs at metamorphosis. Journal of Experimental Biology 217:351-358.

 

Goos, J. M., B. J. French, R. A. Relyea, R. D. Cothran, and P. D. Jeyasingh. 2014. Sex-specific plasticity in somatic phosphorus content of Hyalella amphipods. Hydrobiologia 722:93-102.

 

 

2013

 

Hanlon, S. M., and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Sublethal effects of pesticides on predator-prey interactions in amphibians. Copeia 2013:691-698.

 

Cothran, R. D., A. R. Stiff, K. Chapman, G. A. Wellborn, and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Reproductive interference via interspecific pairing in an amphipod species complex. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 67:1357-1367.

 

Hua, J., N. Morehouse, and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Pesticide tolerance in amphibians: Induced resistance in susceptible populations, constitutive tolerance in tolerant populations. Evolutionary Applications 6:1028-1040.

 

Groner, M. L., J. C. Buck, S. Gervasi, A. R. Blaustein, L K. Reinert, L. A. Rollins-Smith, M. E. Bier, J. Hempel, and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Larval exposure to predator cues alters immune function and response to a fungal pathogen in post-metamorphic wood frogs. Ecological Applications 23:1443-1454.

 

Gervasi, S. S., J. Urbina, J. Hua, T. Chestnut, R.A. Relyea, and A. R. Blaustein. 2013. Experimental evidence for American bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus) susceptibility to chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis). EcoHealth 10:166-171.

 

Stoler, A., and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Leaf litter quality induces morphological and developmental changes in larval amphibians. Ecology 94:1594–1603.

 

Brogan, W. R., and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Mitigating with macrophytes:  Submersed plants reduce the toxicity of pesticide-contaminated water to zooplankton. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32:699-706.

 

Stoler, A., and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Bottom-up meets top-down:  Leaf litter inputs influence predator-prey interactions in wetlands. Oecologia 173:149-267.

 

Brogan, W. R., and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Mitigation of malathion’s acute toxicity by four submersed macrophyte species. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32:1535-1543.

 

Hua, J., R. Cothran, A. Stoler, and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Cross-tolerance in amphibians:  Wood frog mortality when exposed to three insecticides with a common mode of action. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32:932-936.

 

Cothran, R. D., K. A. Henderson, D. Schmidenberg, and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Phenotypically similar but ecologically distinct: Differences in competitive ability and predation risk among amphipods. Oikos 122:1429-1440.

 

Cothran, R. D., J. Brown, and R. A. Relyea. 2013. Proximity to agriculture is correlated with pesticide tolerance:  Evidence for the evolution of amphibian resistance to modern pesticides. Evolutionary Applications 6:832-841.

 

 

2012

 

Tejedo, M., H. Duarte, L. M. Gutiérrez-Pesquera, J. F. Beltrán, M. Katzenberger, F. Marangoni, C. A. Navas, A. G. Nicieza, R. A. Relyea, E. L. Rezende, A. Richter-Boix, M. Santos, M. Simon, and M. Solé. El estudio de las tolerancias térmicas para el examen de hipótesis biogeográficas y de la vulnerabilidad de los organismos ante el calentamiento global. Ejemplos en anfibios. Boletín de la Asociación Herpetológica Española 23:1-26.

 

Egea-Serrano, A., R. A. Relyea, M. Tejedo, and M. Torralva. 2012. Understanding the impact of chemicals on amphibians:  A meta-analytic review. Ecology and Evolution 2:1382-1397.

 

Hua, J., and R. A. Relyea. 2012. East Coast vs West Coast: Effects of an insecticide in communities containing different amphibian assemblages. Freshwater Science 21:787-799.

 

Cothran, R. D., K. Chapman, A. R. Stiff, and R. A. Relyea. 2012. "Cryptic" direct benefits of mate choice: Choosy females experience reduced predation risk while in precopula. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 66:905-913.

 

Hammond, J. I., D. K. Jones, P. R. Stephens, and R. A. Relyea. 2012. Phylogeny meets ecotoxicology: Evolutionary patterns in sensitivity to a common insecticide. Evolutionary Applications 5:593-606.

 

Hoverman, J. T., and R. A. Relyea. 2012. The long-term impacts of predators on prey: Inducible defenses, population dynamics, and indirect effects. Oikos 121:1219-1230.

 

Relyea, R. A. 2012. New effects of Roundup on amphibians:  Predators reduce herbicide mortality while herbicides induce anti-predator morphology. Ecological Applications 22:634-647.

 

Cothran, R. D., A. R. Stiff, P. D. Jeyasingh, and R. A. Relyea. 2012. Eutrophication and predation risk interact to affect sexual trait expression and mating success. Evolution 66:708-719.

 

Buck, J. C., E. A. Scheessele, R. A. Relyea, and A. R. Blaustein. 2011. The effects of multiple stressors on wetland communities:  Pesticides, pathogens, and competing amphibians. Journal of Freshwater Biology 57:61-73.

 

 

2011

 

Hoverman, J. T., C. J. Davis, E. E. Werner, D. K. Skelly, R. A. Relyea, and K. L. Yurewicz. 2011. Environmental gradients and the structure of freshwater snail communities. Ecography 34:1039-1048.

 

Searle, C. L., S.S. Gervasi, J. Hua, J. I. Hammond, R. A. Relyea, D. Olson, and A. R. Blaustein 2011. Differential host susceptibility to Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, an emerging amphibian pathogen. Conservation Biology 25:965-974.

 

Groner, M. L., and R. A. Relyea. 2011. A tale of two pesticides:  How common insecticides affect aquatic communities. Freshwater Biology 56:2391-2404.

 

Cothran, R. D., F. Radarian, and R. A. Relyea. 2011. Altering aquatic food webs with a global insecticide: Arthropod-amphibian links in mesocosms that simulate wetland communities. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 30:893-912.

 

Auld, J. R., A. A. Agrawal, and R. A. Relyea. 2011. Measuring the cost of plasticity;  Avoid multi-collinearity. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 278:2726-2727.

 

Relyea, R. A. 2011. Amphibians are not ready for Roundup®. Pages 267-300 in J. Elliott, C. Bishop, and C. Morrisey, eds. Wildlife Ecotoxicology—Forensic Approaches. Springer.

 

Stoler, A. B., and R. A. Relyea. 2011. Living in the litter: The influence of tree leaf litter on wetland communities. Oikos 120:862-872.

 

Blaustein, A. R., B. A. Han, R. A. Relyea, P. T. J. Johnson,  J. C. Buck, S. S. Gervasi, and L. B. Kats. 2011. The complexity of amphibian population declines: Understanding the role of co-factors in driving amphibian losses. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 123:108-119.

 

Jones, D. K., J. R. Hammond, and R. A. Relyea. 2011. Competitive stress can make the herbicide Roundup® more deadly to larval amphibians. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2:446-454.

 

Auld, J.R., and R.A. Relyea. 2011. Adaptive plasticity in predator-induced defenses in a common freshwater snail: altered selection and mode of predation due to prey phenotype. Evolutionary Ecology 25:189-202.

2010 

 

Groner, M. L., and R. A. Relyea. 2010. Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis is present in northwest Pennsylvania, USA, with high prevalence in Notophthalmus viridescens. Herpetological Review. 41:462-465.

 

Relyea, R. A., and K. Edwards. 2010. What doesn’t kill you makes you sluggish:  How sublethal pesticides alter predator-prey interactions.  Copeia 2010:558-567.

 

Jones, D. K., J. I. Hammond, and R.A. Relyea. 2010. Roundup® and amphibians:  The importance of concentration, application time, and stratification. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 29:2016-2025.

 

Auld, J.R., and R.A. Relyea. 2010. Life-history plasticity and inbreeding depression under mate limitation and predation risk: cumulative lifetime fitness dissected with a life table response experiment. Evolutionary Ecology 24:1171-1185.

 

Cothran, R. D., A. Kuzmic, G. A. Wellborn, and R. A. Relyea. 2010. Phenotypic manipulation provides insights into the function of a sexually selected trait in a freshwater crustacean species complex. Animal Behaviour 80:543-549.

 

Auld, J. R., A. A. Agrawal, and R. A. Relyea. 2010. Re-evaluating the costs and limits of adaptive phenotypic plasticity. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 277:503-511.

 

Auld, J. R., and R. A. Relyea. 2010. Inbreeding depression in adaptive plasticity under predation risk in a freshwater snail. Biology Letters 6:222-224.

 

Cothran, R., R. Greco, and R. A. Relyea.  2010. No evidence that a common pesticide impairs female mate choice in a freshwater amphipod. Environmental Toxicology 25:310-314.

 

Relyea, R. A. 2010. Multiple stressors and indirect food web effects of contaminants on herptofauna. Pages 475-486 in D. Sparling, ed. Ecotoxicology of Amphibians and Reptiles, 2nd edition.

 

 

2009

 

Hoverman, J. T., and R. A. Relyea. 2009. Survival trade-offs associated with inducible defenses in snails:  The roles of multiple predators and developmental plasticity. Functional Ecology 23:1179-1188. 

 

Schoeppner, N. M., and R. A. Relyea. 2009. Interpreting the smells of predation:  How alarm cues and kairomones induce differentprey defenses. Functional Ecology 23:1114-1121.

 

Jones, D. K., J. I. Hammond, and R. A. Relyea. 2009. Very highly toxic effects of endosulfan across nine species of tadpoles:  Lag effects and family-level sensitivity. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28:1939-1945.

 

Relyea, R. A., and D. K. Jones. 2009. The toxicity of Roundup Original MAX® to 13 species of larval amphibians.Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28:2004-2008.

 

Werner, E. E., R. A. Relyea, K. L. Yurewicz, D. K. Skelly, and C. J. Davis. 2009. Comparative landscape dynamics of two anuran species:  Climate-driven interaction of local and regional processes.  Ecological Monographs 79:503-521.

 

Schoeppner, N. M., and R. A. Relyea. 2009. Phenotypic plasticity in response to fine-grained environmental variation in predation. Functional Ecology 23:587-594.

 

Schoeppner, N. M., and R. A. Relyea. 2009. When should prey respond to heterospecific alarm cues?  Testing the hypotheses of perceived risk. Copeia 2009:190-194.

 

Fraker, M. E. F. Hu, V. Cuddapah, S. A. McCollum, R. A. Relyea, J. Hempel, and R. J. Denver. 2009. Characterization of an alarm pheromone secreted by amphibian tadpoles that induces behavioral inhibition and suppression of the neuroendocrine stress axis. Hormones and Behavior 55:520-529. 

 

Relyea, R. A. 2009. A cocktail of contaminants: How pesticide mixtures at low concentrations affect aquatic communities. Oecologia 159:363-376.

 

 

2008

 

McCauley, S. J., C. J. Davis, R. A. Relyea, K. L. Yurewicz, D. K Skelly, and E. E. Werner. 2008. Metacommunity patterns in larval odonates. Oecologia 158:329-342.

 

Relyea, R. A., and J. T. Hoverman. 2008. Interactive effects of predators and a pesticide on aquatic communities. Oikos 117:1647-1658.

 

Relyea, R. A., and N. Diecks. 2008. An unforeseen chain of events: Lethal effects of pesticides on frogs at sublethal concentrations. Ecological Applications 18:1728-1742.

 

Auld, J. R., and R. A. Relyea. 2008. Are there interactive effects of mate availability and predation risk on life history and defence in a simultaneous hermaphrodite? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 21:1371-1378.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2008. The effects of pesticides on amphibians. Pages 48-49 in S. N. Stuart, M. Hoffman, J. S. Chanson, N. A. Cox, R. J. Berridge, P. Ramani, and B. E. Young (eds.). Threatened Amphibians of the World. Lynx Edicions, in association with IUCN, Conservation International and NatureServe.

 

Schoeppner, N. M., and R. A. Relyea. 2008. Detecting small environmental differences: Risk-response curves for predator-induced behavior and morphology. Oecologia 154:743-754.

 

Hoverman, J. T., and R. A. Relyea. 2008. Temporal variation in predation risk:  A mechanism underlying priority effects. Oikos 117:23-32.

 

 

2007

 

Hoverman, J. T., and R. A. Relyea. 2007. The rules of engagement: How to defend against combinations of predators. Oecologia 154:551-560.

 

Werner, E. E., D. K. Skelly, R. A. Relyea, and K. L. Yurewicz. 2007. Amphibian species richness across environmental gradients. Oikos 116:1697-1712.

 

Werner, E. E., K. L. Yurewicz, D. K. Skelly, and R. A Relyea. 2007. Turnover in a metacommunity: The role of local and regional factors. Oikos 116:1713-1725.

 

Relyea, R. A. 2007.  Getting out alive:  How predators affect the decision to metamorphose. Oecologia 152:389-400.

 

Hoverman, J. T. and R. A. Relyea. 2007.  How flexible is phenotypic plasticity?  Developmental windows for trait induction and reversal. Ecology 88:693-705.

 

 

2006

 

Relyea, R. A., and J. T. Hoverman  2006.  Assessing the ecology in ecotoxicology: A review and synthesis in freshwater systems. Ecology Letters 9:1157-1171.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2006.  The effects of pesticides, pH, and predatory stress in amphibians under mesocosm conditions. Ecotoxicology 15:503-511.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2006.  The impact of insecticides and herbicide on the biodiversity and productivity of aquatic communities:  Response. Ecological Applications 16:2027-2034.

 

Clausen, J. C., I. M. Ortega, C. M. Glaude, R. A. Relyea, G. Garay. and O. Guineo.  2006.  Classification of wetlands in a Patagonian National Park, Chile.  Wetlands 26:217-229.

 

 

2005

 

Miner, B. G., S. E. Sultan, S. G. Morgan, D. K. Padilla, and R. A. Relyea.  2005.  Ecological consequences of phenotypic plasticity.  Trends in Ecology and Evolution 20:685-692.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2005.  Constraints on inducible defenses:  Phylogeny, ontogeny, and phenotypic trade-offs.  Pages 189-207 in P. Barbosa and I. Castellanos, eds.  Ecology of Predator-Prey Interactions.   Oxford Univ. Press, Oxford.

 

Hoverman, J. T., J. R. Auld, and R. A. Relyea.  2005.  Putting prey back together again:  Integrating predator-induced behavior, morphology, and life history.  Oecologia 144:481-491.

 

Relyea, R. A., N. M. Schoeppner, and J. T. Hoverman.  2005.  Pesticides and amphibians:  The importance of community context.  Ecological Applications 15:1125-1134.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2005.  The lethal impact of Roundup on aquatic and terrestrial amphibians.  Ecological Applications 15:1118-1124.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2005.  The lethal impacts of Roundup and predatory stress on six species of North American tadpoles.  Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 48:351-357.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2005.  The impact of insecticides and herbicides on the biodiversity and productivity of aquatic communities.  Ecological Applications 15:618-627.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2005.  The heritability of inducible defenses in tadpoles.  Journal of Evolutionary Biology 18:856-866.

 

Relyea, R. A., and J. R. Auld.  2005.  Predator- and competitor-induced plasticity:  How changes in foraging morphology affect phenotypic trade-offs.  Ecology 86:1723-1729.

 

Schoeppner, N. M., and R. A. Relyea.  2005.  Damage, digestion, and defense:  The roles of alarm cues and kairomones for inducing prey defenses.  Ecology Letters 8:505-512.

 

 

2004

 

Relyea, R. A.  2004.  Fine-tuned phenotypes:  Tadpole plasticity under 16 combinations of predators and competitors.  Ecology 85:172-179.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2004.  Synergistic impacts of malathion and predatory stress on six species of North American tadpoles.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 23:1080-1084.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2004.  The growth and survival of five amphibian species exposed to combinations of pesticides.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 23:1737-1742.

 

Relyea, R. A., and J. R. Auld.  2004.  Having the guts to compete:  How intestinal plasticity explains costs of inducible defenses.  Ecology Letters  7:869-875.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2004.  Integrating phenotypic plasticity when death is on the line:  Insights from predator-prey systems.  Pages 176-194 in M. Pigliucci and K. Preston, eds.  The Evolutionary Biology of Complex Phenotypes.   Oxford Univ. Press, Oxford.

 

Lawrence, R. K., S. Demarais, R. A. Relyea, S. P. Haskell, W. B. Ballard, and T. L. Clark.  2004.  Desert mule deer survival in southwest Texas.  Journal of Wildlife Management 68: 561-569.

 

Sih, A., J. Kerby, A. Bell, and R. A. Relyea.  2004.  Response to Schmidt:  Pesticides, mortality and population growth rate.  Trends in Ecology and Evolution 19:460-461.

 

 

2003

 

Relyea, R. A. 2003.  How prey respond to combined predators:  A review and an empirical test.  Ecology 84:1827-1839.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2003.  Predator cues and pesticides:  A double dose of danger for amphibians.  Ecological Applications 13:1515-1521.

 

Relyea, R. A. 2003.  Predators come and predators go:  The reversibility of predator-induced traits.  Ecology 84:1840-1848.

 

Relyea, R. A., and J. T. Hoverman.  2003.  The impact of larval predators and competitors on the morphology and fitness of juvenile tree frogs.  Oecologia 134:596-604.

 

Skelly, D. K., K. L. Yurewicz, E. E. Werner, and R. A. Relyea.  2003.  Estimating decline and distributional change in amphibians.  Conservation Biology 17:744-751.

 

 

2002

 

Relyea, R. A.  2002.  Competitor-induced plasticity in tadpoles:  consequences, cues, and connections to predator-induced plasticity.  Ecological Monographs 72:523-540.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2002.  Costs of phenotypic plasticity.  American Naturalist 159:272-282.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2002.  Local population differences in phenotypic plasticity:  Predator-induced changes in wood frog tadpoles.  Ecological Monographs 72:77-93.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2002.  The many faces of predation:  How selection, induction, and thinning combine to alter prey phenotypes.  Ecology 83:1953-1964.

 

Relyea, R. A., and K. L. Yurewicz.  2002.  Predicting community outcomes from pairwise interactions:  Integrating density- and trait-mediated effects.  Oecologia 131:569-579.

 

 

2001

 

Relyea, R. A.  2001.  Morphological and behavioral plasticity of larval anurans in response to different predators.  Ecology 82:523-540.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2001.  The lasting effects of adaptive plasticity:  Predator-induced tadpoles become long-legged frogs. Ecology 82:1947-1955.

 

Relyea, R. A.  2001.  The relationship between predation risk and anti-predator responses in larval anurans.  Ecology 82:541-554.

 

Relyea, R. A., and N. Mills.  2001.  Predator-induced stress makes the pesticide carbaryl more deadly to grey treefrog tadpoles (Hyla versicolor).  PNAS 98:2491-2496.

 

 

2000

 

Relyea, R. A.  2000.  Trait-mediated indirect effects in larval anurans:  Reversing competition with the threat of predation.  Ecology 81:2278-2289.

 

Relyea, R. A., and E. E. Werner.  2000.  Morphological plasticity of four larval anurans distributed along an environmental gradient.  Copeia 2000:178-190.

 

Relyea, R. A., R. K. Lawrence, and S. Demarais.  2000. Home range of desert mule deer:  Testing the body-size and habitat productivity hypotheses.  Journal of Wildlife Management 64:146-153.

 

 

1999

 

Relyea, R. A., and E. E. Werner.  1999.  Quantifying the relation between predator-induced behavior and growth performance in larval anurans.  Ecology 80:2117-2124.

 

 

1998

 

Van Buskirk, J., and R. A. Relyea.  1998.  Selection for phenotypic plasticity in Rnana sylvatica tadpoles.  Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 65:301-328.

 

1994

 

Relyea, R. A., and S. Demarais.  1994.  Activity of desert mule deer during the breeding season.  Journal of Mammalogy 75:940-949.

 

Relyea, R. A., I. M. Ortega, and S. Demarais.  1994.  Activity monitoring in mule deer:  Assessing telemetry accuracy.  Wildlife Society Bulletin 22:656-661.

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