Trish J Lavery
Affiliation: Flinders University
- Iron defecation by sperm whales stimulates carbon export in the Southern OceanTrish J Lavery
School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
Proc Biol Sci 277:3527-31. 2010..The ability of the Southern Ocean to act as a carbon sink may have been diminished by large-scale removal of sperm whales during industrial whaling...
- Metals and selenium in the liver and bone of three dolphin species from South Australia, 1988-2004Trish J Lavery
School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Sci Total Environ 390:77-85. 2008..The possibility that metallothioneins are driving observed correlations between Zn, Cd, Hg and Cu are discussed. Future research must investigate the toxicological consequences of the metal concentrations reported...
- Heavy metal toxicity of kidney and bone tissues in South Australian adult bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus)Trish J Lavery
School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Mar Environ Res 67:1-7. 2009..We recommend examining a range of metal toxicity symptoms simultaneously to aid in distinguishing metal toxicity from unrelated aetiologies...
- High nutrient transport and cycling potential revealed in the microbial metagenome of Australian sea lion (Neophoca cinerea) faecesTrish J Lavery
School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
PLoS ONE 7:e36478. 2012....
- Eighteen-year study of South Australian dolphins shows variation in lung nematodes by season, year, age class, and locationIkuko Tomo
South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
J Wildl Dis 46:488-98. 2010..The cause of the unusual infection event in short-beaked common dolphins is unknown. We discuss the influence of dolphin diet, life history, and external factors...