Ben L Phillips

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Adapting to an invasive species: toxic cane toads induce morphological change in Australian snakes
    Ben L Phillips
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:17150-5. 2004
  2. pmc An invasive species induces rapid adaptive change in a native predator: cane toads and black snakes in Australia
    Ben L Phillips
    University of Sydney School of Biological Sciences A08 NSW 2006, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 273:1545-50. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint When vicars meet: a narrow contact zone between morphologically cryptic phylogeographic lineages of the rainforest skink, Carlia rubrigularis
    Ben L Phillips
    Department of Zoology and Entomology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, 4067 Australia
    Evolution 58:1536-48. 2004
  4. doi request reprint A toad more traveled: the heterogeneous invasion dynamics of cane toads in Australia
    Mark C Urban
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA
    Am Nat 171:E134-48. 2008
  5. pmc The cane toad's (Chaunus [Bufo] marinus) increasing ability to invade Australia is revealed by a dynamically updated range model
    Mark C Urban
    School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1413-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Adapting to an invasive species: toxic cane toads induce morphological change in Australian snakes
    Ben L Phillips
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:17150-5. 2004
    ..These results provide strong evidence of adaptive changes in native predators as a result of the invasion of toxic prey...
  2. pmc An invasive species induces rapid adaptive change in a native predator: cane toads and black snakes in Australia
    Ben L Phillips
    University of Sydney School of Biological Sciences A08 NSW 2006, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 273:1545-50. 2006
    ..Toads were brought to Australia in 1935, so these evolved responses have occurred in fewer than 23 snake generations...
  3. ncbi request reprint When vicars meet: a narrow contact zone between morphologically cryptic phylogeographic lineages of the rainforest skink, Carlia rubrigularis
    Ben L Phillips
    Department of Zoology and Entomology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, 4067 Australia
    Evolution 58:1536-48. 2004
    ..Nonetheless, we caution against the use of mtDNA phylogeography as a sole criterion for defining species boundaries...
  4. doi request reprint A toad more traveled: the heterogeneous invasion dynamics of cane toads in Australia
    Mark C Urban
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA
    Am Nat 171:E134-48. 2008
    ..As an invasive species spreads, it is likely to encounter conditions that influence dispersal rates via one or both of these mechanisms...
  5. pmc The cane toad's (Chaunus [Bufo] marinus) increasing ability to invade Australia is revealed by a dynamically updated range model
    Mark C Urban
    School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1413-9. 2007
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