Crystal Kelehear

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Publications

  1. ncbi Nematode larvae (order Spirurida) in gastric tissues of Australian anurans: a comparison between the introduced cane toad and sympatric native frogs
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Wildl Dis 46:1126-40. 2010
  2. doi Influence of lung parasites on the growth rates of free-ranging and captive adult cane toads
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Oecologia 165:585-92. 2011
  3. pmc Using combined morphological, allometric and molecular approaches to identify species of the genus Raillietiella (Pentastomida)
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e24936. 2011
  4. doi Host-parasite relationships during a biologic invasion: 75 years postinvasion, cane toads and sympatric Australian frogs retain separate lungworm faunas
    Ligia Pizzatto
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Wildl Dis 48:951-61. 2012
  5. doi Seasonal dynamics of the lungworm, Rhabdias pseudosphaerocephala, in recently colonised cane toad (Rhinella marina) populations in tropical Australia
    Ligia Pizzatto
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 43:753-61. 2013
  6. doi Size and sex matter: infection dynamics of an invading parasite (the pentastome Raillietiella frenatus) in an invading host (the cane toad Rhinella marina)
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Parasitology 139:1596-604. 2012
  7. ncbi Parasites and pathogens lag behind their host during periods of host range advance
    Ben L Phillips
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Ecology 91:872-81. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi Nematode larvae (order Spirurida) in gastric tissues of Australian anurans: a comparison between the introduced cane toad and sympatric native frogs
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Wildl Dis 46:1126-40. 2010
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  2. doi Influence of lung parasites on the growth rates of free-ranging and captive adult cane toads
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Oecologia 165:585-92. 2011
    ..Rhabdias pseudosphaerocephala may be a valuable component of a biological control strategy for cane toads in Australia...
  3. pmc Using combined morphological, allometric and molecular approaches to identify species of the genus Raillietiella (Pentastomida)
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e24936. 2011
    ..To facilitate valid descriptions of new species of pentastomes, future taxonomic work should include both morphological measurements (incorporating quantitative measures of body size and hook bluntness) and molecular data...
  4. doi Host-parasite relationships during a biologic invasion: 75 years postinvasion, cane toads and sympatric Australian frogs retain separate lungworm faunas
    Ligia Pizzatto
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Wildl Dis 48:951-61. 2012
    ..are widely distributed geographically and across host taxa but are more common in some frog species (especially, large-bodied species) than they are in others...
  5. doi Seasonal dynamics of the lungworm, Rhabdias pseudosphaerocephala, in recently colonised cane toad (Rhinella marina) populations in tropical Australia
    Ligia Pizzatto
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 43:753-61. 2013
    ..Conversely, dry conditions induce toads to aggregate in moist dry-season refugia where conditions may be more conducive to direct transmission of infective parasitic larvae between hosts...
  6. doi Size and sex matter: infection dynamics of an invading parasite (the pentastome Raillietiella frenatus) in an invading host (the cane toad Rhinella marina)
    Crystal Kelehear
    School of Biological Sciences, A08, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Parasitology 139:1596-604. 2012
    ..Although experimental studies are required to identify the causal bases of such patterns, our data confirm that infection status within a population can be strongly linked to host phenotypic traits...
  7. ncbi Parasites and pathogens lag behind their host during periods of host range advance
    Ben L Phillips
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Ecology 91:872-81. 2010
    ....