François Brischoux

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Publications

  1. doi Hypernatremia in Dice snakes (Natrix tessellata) from a coastal population: implications for osmoregulation in marine snake prototypes
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC UMR 7372 CNRS ULR, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 9:e92617. 2014
  2. doi Variations of natremia in sea kraits (Laticauda spp.) kept in seawater and fresh water
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UPR 1934, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 166:333-7. 2013
  3. doi Effects of oceanic salinity on body condition in sea snakes
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UPR 1934, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Integr Comp Biol 52:235-44. 2012
  4. pmc Kleptothermy: an additional category of thermoregulation, and a possible example in sea kraits (Laticauda laticaudata, Serpentes)
    François Brischoux
    Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:729-31. 2009
  5. doi Insights into the adaptive significance of vertical pupil shape in snakes
    F Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Evol Biol 23:1878-85. 2010
  6. doi Morphological adaptations to marine life in snakes
    François Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Morphol 272:566-72. 2011
  7. pmc Is aquatic life correlated with an increased hematocrit in snakes?
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chizé CNRS, 79360, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e17077. 2011
  8. doi Coastal nurseries and their importance for conservation of sea kraits
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, Unité Mixte de Recherche 7372 Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique et Université de La Rochelle, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 9:e90246. 2014
  9. doi Anguilliform fish reveal large scale contamination by mine trace elements in the coral reefs of New Caledonia
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UPR 1934, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 470:876-82. 2014

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Publications9

  1. doi Hypernatremia in Dice snakes (Natrix tessellata) from a coastal population: implications for osmoregulation in marine snake prototypes
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC UMR 7372 CNRS ULR, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 9:e92617. 2014
    ..Collectively, these data suggest that a physiological tolerance toward hypernatremia has been critical during the evolution of an euryhaline physiology, and may well have preceded the evolution of salt glands...
  2. doi Variations of natremia in sea kraits (Laticauda spp.) kept in seawater and fresh water
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UPR 1934, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 166:333-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesise that this high tolerance significantly decreases energetic costs linked to salt gland functioning. ..
  3. doi Effects of oceanic salinity on body condition in sea snakes
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UPR 1934, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Integr Comp Biol 52:235-44. 2012
    ..Future studies could usefully explore such effects in other secondarily marine taxa such as seabirds, turtles, and marine mammals...
  4. pmc Kleptothermy: an additional category of thermoregulation, and a possible example in sea kraits (Laticauda laticaudata, Serpentes)
    François Brischoux
    Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:729-31. 2009
    ..Thermal monitoring on a small tropical island documents a possible example of kleptothermy, based on high stable temperatures of a sea snake (Laticauda laticaudata) inside a burrow occupied by seabirds...
  5. doi Insights into the adaptive significance of vertical pupil shape in snakes
    F Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Evol Biol 23:1878-85. 2010
    ..Similar associations between ambush predation and vertically slit pupils occur in lizards and mammals also, suggesting that foraging mode has exerted major selective forces on visual systems in vertebrates...
  6. doi Morphological adaptations to marine life in snakes
    François Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Morphol 272:566-72. 2011
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  7. pmc Is aquatic life correlated with an increased hematocrit in snakes?
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chizé CNRS, 79360, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e17077. 2011
    ..Moreover, comparative studies between marine and terrestrial ectotherms have yet to show overall distinct physiological differences specifically associated with oxygen reserves...
  8. doi Coastal nurseries and their importance for conservation of sea kraits
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, Unité Mixte de Recherche 7372 Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique et Université de La Rochelle, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 9:e90246. 2014
    ..Protecting these nurseries is a priority to maintain recruitment rate, and to retain sea krait populations in the future. ..
  9. doi Anguilliform fish reveal large scale contamination by mine trace elements in the coral reefs of New Caledonia
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UPR 1934, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 470:876-82. 2014
    ..84 ± 3.38 μg g(-1) [max, 18.0 μg g(-1)]). Results show that important trace element contamination extends throughout the lagoon to the barrier reef, following a concentration gradient from the oldest nickel factory (Nouméa)...