Xavier Bonnet

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Shelter availability, stress level and digestive performance in the aspic viper
    Xavier Bonnet
    Chizé Centre for Biological Studies, CEBC CNRS, 79360 Villers en Bois, France
    J Exp Biol 216:815-22. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Long-term field study of sea kraits in New Caledonia: fundamental issues and conservation
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, UPR 1934 CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Integr Comp Biol 52:281-95. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Is sexual body shape dimorphism consistent in aquatic and terrestrial chelonians?
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UPR 1934, F 79360 Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    Zoology (Jena) 113:213-20. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Does testosterone influence activity budget in the male Greek tortoise (Testudo graeca graeca)?
    Matthieu Sereau
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 167:181-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Impact of cool versus warm temperatures on gestation in the aspic viper (Vipera aspis)
    Catherine Louise Michel
    CEBC CNRS, UPR 1934, Villiers en Bois 79360 Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 165:338-42. 2013
  7. doi request reprint 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Contrasted thermal regimes do not influence digestion and growth rates in a snake from a temperate climate
    Catherine Louise Michel
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UPR 1934, Villiers en Bois 79360, Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    Physiol Biochem Zool 83:924-31. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Effect of ambient temperature in neonate aspic vipers: growth, locomotor performance and defensive behaviors
    Aurélie Aïdam
    CEBC CNRS, Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 319:310-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint 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

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Shelter availability, stress level and digestive performance in the aspic viper
    Xavier Bonnet
    Chizé Centre for Biological Studies, CEBC CNRS, 79360 Villers en Bois, France
    J Exp Biol 216:815-22. 2013
    ..These results infer that shelter availability is important for laboratory studies, captive husbandry and possibly conservation plans...
  3. doi request reprint Long-term field study of sea kraits in New Caledonia: fundamental issues and conservation
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, UPR 1934 CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Integr Comp Biol 52:281-95. 2012
    ..One of the lessons of this long-term study is that key results emerged in an unexpected way, but all were dependent on intensive field work...
  4. doi request reprint Is sexual body shape dimorphism consistent in aquatic and terrestrial chelonians?
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UPR 1934, F 79360 Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    Zoology (Jena) 113:213-20. 2010
    ..Our main conclusion is that the direction of sexual shape dimorphism is probably more consistent than sexual size dimorphism in the animal kingdom...
  5. ncbi request reprint Does testosterone influence activity budget in the male Greek tortoise (Testudo graeca graeca)?
    Matthieu Sereau
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 167:181-9. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that testosterone levels did not influence directly behavioral activity in this species, either immediately or after a time delay of one month...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of cool versus warm temperatures on gestation in the aspic viper (Vipera aspis)
    Catherine Louise Michel
    CEBC CNRS, UPR 1934, Villiers en Bois 79360 Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 165:338-42. 2013
    ..This sensitivity could be a crucial factor determining the capacity of this species to colonize different habitats...
  7. doi request reprint 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Contrasted thermal regimes do not influence digestion and growth rates in a snake from a temperate climate
    Catherine Louise Michel
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UPR 1934, Villiers en Bois 79360, Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    Physiol Biochem Zool 83:924-31. 2010
    ..The main advantage of high body temperatures would be to reduce the amount of time necessary to assimilate prey rather than to improve the net mass gain during digestion...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of ambient temperature in neonate aspic vipers: growth, locomotor performance and defensive behaviors
    Aurélie Aïdam
    CEBC CNRS, Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 319:310-8. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint 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. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of water deprivation on baseline and stress-induced corticosterone levels in the Children's python (Antaresia childreni)
    Andréaz Dupoué
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UPR 1934, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France Université de Poitiers, 40 Avenue du Recteur Pineau, 86022 Poitiers, France Electronic address
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 168:11-6. 2014
    ..Future studies should test this hypothesis. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Plasma steroid and nutrient levels during the active season in wild Testudo horsfieldi
    Frederic Lagarde
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chizé CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 134:139-46. 2003
    ..Thereafter, both sexes concentrated on feeding. Females were probably preparing to ovulate in late-April, when their progesterone levels were highest and when plasma nutrient levels increased considerably...
  13. doi request reprint Influence of body condition on reproductive output in the guinea pig
    Catherine Louise Michel
    CEBC CNRS, UPR 1934, Villiers en Bois, Beauvoir sur Niort, France
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 317:24-31. 2012
    ..Therefore, guinea pigs may represent suitable organisms to better understand the negative effect of obesity on reproduction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Costs of anorexia during pregnancy in a viviparous snake (Vipera aspis)
    Olivier Lourdais
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    J Exp Zool 292:487-93. 2002
    ..The magnitude of the metabolic expenditure during gestation appeared to be independent of fecundity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tail loss, body condition and swimming performances in tiger snakes, Notechis ater occidentalis
    Fabien Aubret
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    J Exp Zool A Comp Exp Biol 303:894-903. 2005
    ..Overall, in this species, a slight deterioration of maximal speed due to severe tail loss probably has a low (undetectable) ecological impact, at least for adults...
  16. pmc 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. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary biology: adaptive developmental plasticity in snakes
    Fabien Aubret
    CEBC CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Nature 431:261-2. 2004
    ....
  18. pmc Children prioritize virtual exotic biodiversity over local biodiversity
    Jean Marie Ballouard
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CNRS UPR 1934, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e23152. 2011
    ..Our results reinforce the message that environmental education must also focus on outdoor activities to develop conservation consciousness and concerns about local biodiversity...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fat is sexy for females but not males: the influence of body reserves on reproduction in snakes (Vipera aspis)
    Fabien Aubret
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chizé CNRS, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Horm Behav 42:135-47. 2002
    ..e., no step function) with body condition in males, but high estradiol levels and sexual receptivity were seen only in females with body reserves above a critical threshold...