Geoffrey P Jones

Summary

Affiliation: James Cook University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Coral decline threatens fish biodiversity in marine reserves
    Geoffrey P Jones
    School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:8251-3. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Coral reef fish larvae settle close to home
    Geoffrey P Jones
    Centre for Coral Reef Biodiversity, School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Curr Biol 15:1314-8. 2005
  3. pmc Coral reef fish smell leaves to find island homes
    Danielle L Dixson
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 275:2831-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Local replenishment of coral reef fish populations in a marine reserve
    Glenn R Almany
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies and School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville QLD 4811, Australia
    Science 316:742-4. 2007
  5. pmc Adaptive management of the Great Barrier Reef: a globally significant demonstration of the benefits of networks of marine reserves
    Laurence J McCook
    Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:18278-85. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Dispersal of grouper larvae drives local resource sharing in a coral reef fishery
    Glenn R Almany
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Curr Biol 23:626-30. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Larval export from marine reserves and the recruitment benefit for fish and fisheries
    Hugo B Harrison
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Curr Biol 22:1023-8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Habitat choice, recruitment and the response of coral reef fishes to coral degradation
    David A Feary
    Australian Research Council, Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Oecologia 153:727-37. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Ocean acidification disrupts the innate ability of fish to detect predator olfactory cues
    Danielle L Dixson
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, and School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Ecol Lett 13:68-75. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Prey selectivity affects reproductive success of a corallivorous reef fish
    Rohan M Brooker
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, 4811, Australia
    Oecologia 172:409-16. 2013

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Coral decline threatens fish biodiversity in marine reserves
    Geoffrey P Jones
    School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:8251-3. 2004
    ..Several rare coral-specialists became locally extinct. We suggest that fish biodiversity is threatened wherever permanent reef degradation occurs and warn that marine reserves will not always be sufficient to ensure their survival...
  2. ncbi request reprint Coral reef fish larvae settle close to home
    Geoffrey P Jones
    Centre for Coral Reef Biodiversity, School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Curr Biol 15:1314-8. 2005
    ..The degree of local retention indicates that marine reserves can provide recruitment benefits not only beyond but also within their boundaries...
  3. pmc Coral reef fish smell leaves to find island homes
    Danielle L Dixson
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 275:2831-9. 2008
    ..This previously unrecognized link between coral reefs and island vegetation argues for the integrated management of these pristine tropical habitats...
  4. ncbi request reprint Local replenishment of coral reef fish populations in a marine reserve
    Glenn R Almany
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies and School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville QLD 4811, Australia
    Science 316:742-4. 2007
    ..If natal homing of larvae is a common life-history strategy, the appropriate spatial scales for the management and conservation of coral reefs are likely to be much smaller than previously assumed...
  5. pmc Adaptive management of the Great Barrier Reef: a globally significant demonstration of the benefits of networks of marine reserves
    Laurence J McCook
    Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:18278-85. 2010
    ..Given the major threat posed by climate change, the expanded network of marine reserves provides a critical and cost-effective contribution to enhancing the resilience of the Great Barrier Reef...
  6. doi request reprint Dispersal of grouper larvae drives local resource sharing in a coral reef fishery
    Glenn R Almany
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Curr Biol 23:626-30. 2013
    ..These results strongly suggest that both local and cooperative management actions can provide fisheries benefits to communities over small spatial scales...
  7. doi request reprint Larval export from marine reserves and the recruitment benefit for fish and fisheries
    Hugo B Harrison
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Curr Biol 22:1023-8. 2012
    ..Our results provide compelling evidence that adequately protected reserve networks can make a significant contribution to the replenishment of populations on both reserve and fished reefs at a scale that benefits local stakeholders...
  8. ncbi request reprint Habitat choice, recruitment and the response of coral reef fishes to coral degradation
    David A Feary
    Australian Research Council, Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Oecologia 153:727-37. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that while resistant to coral stress, coral death alters the process of replenishment of coral reef fish communities...
  9. doi request reprint Ocean acidification disrupts the innate ability of fish to detect predator olfactory cues
    Danielle L Dixson
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, and School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Ecol Lett 13:68-75. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Prey selectivity affects reproductive success of a corallivorous reef fish
    Rohan M Brooker
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, 4811, Australia
    Oecologia 172:409-16. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Fasting or feasting in a fish social hierarchy
    Marian Y L Wong
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology and ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Curr Biol 18:R372-3. 2008
  12. pmc Genetic connectivity among and self-replenishment within island populations of a restricted range subtropical reef fish
    Martin H van der Meer
    Molecular Ecology and Evolution Laboratory, Australian Tropical Sciences and Innovation Precinct, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e49660. 2012
    ..For isolated islands with large numbers of endemic species, and high local replenishment, there is a high premium on local species-specific management actions...
  13. doi request reprint Relative accuracy of three common methods of parentage analysis in natural populations
    Hugo B Harrison
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Mol Ecol 22:1158-70. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Concordance between genetic and species diversity in coral reef fishes across the Pacific Ocean biodiversity gradient
    Vanessa Messmer
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Evolution 66:3902-17. 2012
    ..However, isolation and habitat area, resulting in reduced population size, are likely to be the most influential...
  15. ncbi request reprint Experimental confirmation of aggressive mimicry by a coral reef fish
    Even Moland
    School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, Centre for Coral Reef Biodiversity, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, 4811, Australia
    Oecologia 140:676-83. 2004
    ..dimidiatus also resulted in a approximately 20% reduction in the average foraging success of the blenny compared to controls, supporting the hypothesis that the blenny is a facultative aggressive mimic of the cleaner wrasse...
  16. doi request reprint Experimental evaluation of imprinting and the role innate preference plays in habitat selection in a coral reef fish
    Danielle L Dixson
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, 4811, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Oecologia 174:99-107. 2014
    ..Results demonstrated that recruits did not preferentially return to their natal species, conflicting with laboratory results indicating the importance imprinting might have in habitat recognition. ..
  17. pmc Ocean acidification impairs olfactory discrimination and homing ability of a marine fish
    Philip L Munday
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:1848-52. 2009
    ..If acidification continues unabated, the impairment of sensory ability will reduce population sustainability of many marine species, with potentially profound consequences for marine diversity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predators target rare prey in coral reef fish assemblages
    Glenn R Almany
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies and School of Tropical and Marine Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, 4811, Australia
    Oecologia 152:751-61. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Foragers versus farmers: contrasting effects of two behavioural groups of herbivores on coral reefs
    Daniela M Ceccarelli
    School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, 4811 QLD, Australia
    Oecologia 145:445-53. 2005
    ..Our results support prevailing views that foragers have a major impact on coral reefs and farmers cultivate selected algae, but challenge the hypothesis that damselfish influence habitat structure by moderating forager disturbance...
  20. doi request reprint On minimizing assignment errors and the trade-off between false positives and negatives in parentage analysis
    Hugo B Harrison
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, 4811, Australia Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, 4811, Australia Laboratoire d Excellence CORAIL, USR 3278 CRIOBE CNRS EPHE, CRIOBE, BP 1013, 98729, Moorea, French Polynesia
    Mol Ecol 22:5738-42. 2013
    ..Our findings illustrate the need to estimate and report both the rate of false-positive and false-negative assignments in parentage analyses. ..
  21. doi request reprint Homing ability of adult cardinalfish is affected by elevated carbon dioxide
    Brynn M Devine
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, and School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Oecologia 168:269-76. 2012
    ..This study demonstrates that the potential disruption of chemosensory mechanisms in fishes due to rising CO(2) levels in the ocean extend to critical adult behaviours...
  22. ncbi request reprint Contrasting effects of habitat loss and fragmentation on coral-associated reef fishes
    Mary C Bonin
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Ecology 92:1503-12. 2011
    ..Positive fragmentation effects may actually buffer against the negative effects of habitat loss and contribute to the resistance of reef fish populations to declines in coral cover...
  23. ncbi request reprint Habitat biodiversity as a determinant of fish community structure on coral reefs
    Vanessa Messmer
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Ecology 92:2285-98. 2011
    ..The loss of particular key coral species is likely to have a disproportionate impact on the biodiversity of associated fish communities...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ecological mechanisms for coexistence of colour polymorphism in a coral-reef fish: an experimental evaluation
    Philip L Munday
    Centre for Coral Reef Biodiversity and School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville 4811, Australia
    Oecologia 137:519-26. 2003
    ..fuscus and the damselfish with which it was associated, suggests that aggressive mimicry may promote coexistence of P. fuscus colour morphs...
  25. pmc The threat of punishment enforces peaceful cooperation and stabilizes queues in a coral-reef fish
    Marian Y L Wong
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology and ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1093-9. 2007
    ..Societal stability is therefore achieved through the effects of punishment and cooperation acting in concert to promote the resolution of conflict over rank between group members...
  26. doi request reprint Patterns and persistence of larval retention and connectivity in a marine fish metapopulation
    Pablo Saenz-Agudelo
    USR 3278 Laboratoire d excellence CORAIL, CNRS EPHE, CRIOBE Centre de Biologie et d Ecologie Tropicale et Méditerrannéenne, Universite de Perpignan, 66860, Perpignan Cedex, France
    Mol Ecol 21:4695-705. 2012
    ..Given the considerable effort needed to directly measure larval exchange, the consistent patterns suggest snapshot parentage analyses can provide useful dispersal estimates to inform spatial management decisions...
  27. pmc Social induction of maturation and sex determination in a coral reef fish
    Jean Paul A Hobbs
    School of Marine Biology and Aquaculture, Centre for Coral Reef Biodiversity, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 271:2109-14. 2004
    ..This flexibility enables individuals to maximize their reproductive success in an environment where the timing of mate acquisition and the sex of their future partner are unpredictable...
  28. pmc Relative importance of coral cover, habitat complexity and diversity in determining the structure of reef fish communities
    Valeriya Komyakova
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, and School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e83178. 2013
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