Journal Articles

C.L. Searle, L.K. Belden, P. Du, A.R. Blaustein (2014). Stress and chytridiomycosis: exogenous exposure to corticosterone does not alter amphibian susceptibility to a fungal pathogen. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological Genetics and Physiology 321:243-253.

C.L. Searle, J.R. Mendelson III, L.E. Green, M.A. Duffy (2013). Daphnia predation on the amphibian chytrid fungus and its impacts on disease risk in tadpoles. Ecology and Evolution 3:4129-4138.

C.L. Searle, Y. Xie, A.R. Blaustein (2013). Maintenance and transmission of infectious disease in hosts with complex life cycles. PLoS ONE 8(4):e60920.

C.L. Searle, L.M. Biga, J.W. Spatafora, A.R. Blaustein (2011). A dilution effect in the emerging amphibian pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108: 16322-16326.

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

B.A. Bancroft, B.A. Han, C.L. Searle, L.M. Biga, D.H. Olson, L.B. Kats, J.J. Lawler, A.R. Blaustein (2011). Species-level correlates of susceptibility to the pathogenic amphibian fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in the United States. Biodiversity and Conservation 20: 1911-1920.

J.M. Romansic, P.T.J. Johnson, C.L. Searle, J.E. Johnson, T. Tunstall, B.A. Han, J.R. Rohr, A.R. Blaustein (2011). Individual and combined effects of multiple pathogens on Pacific treefrogs. Oecologia 166:1029-1041.

B.A. Han, C.L. Searle, A.R. Blaustein (2011). Effects of an infectious fungal pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, on amphibian predator-prey interactions. PLoS ONE 6(2): e16675.

C.L. Searle, L.K. Belden, B.A. Bancroft, B.A. Han, L.M. Biga, A.R. Blaustein (2010). Experimental examination of the effects of ultraviolet-B radiation in combination with other stressors in frog larvae. Oecologia 162:237-245.

A.R. Blaustein, S.C. Walls, B.A. Bancroft, J.J. Lawler, C.L. Searle, S.S. Gervasi (2010). Direct and indirect effects of climate change on amphibian populations. Diversity 2:281-313.

B.A. Bancroft, N.J. Baker, C.L. Searle, T.S. Garcia, A.R. Blaustein (2008). Larval amphibians seek warm temperatures and do not avoid harmful UVB radiation. Behavioral Ecology 19(4): 879-886.

Book Chapters

A.R. Blaustein, C.L. Searle (2013). Ultraviolet radiation. Invited chapter in Levin S.A. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Biodiversity. Second edition. Volume 7, pp. 296-303. Waltham, MA: Academic Press.

A.R. Blaustein, C.L. Searle, B.A. Bancroft, J.J. Lawler (2011). Amphibian population declines and climate change. Invited chapter in J. Belant and E. Beever (Eds.) Ecological consequences of climate change: mechanisms, conservation and management. pp. 29-54. Taylor and Francis Publishing.

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