D M Tompkins

Summary

Affiliation: Landcare Research
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predicted responses of invasive mammal communities to climate-related changes in mast frequency in forest ecosystems
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Ecol Appl 23:1075-85. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Sustained protection against tuberculosis conferred to a wildlife host by single dose oral vaccination
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Vaccine 31:893-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Wildlife diseases: from individuals to ecosystems
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    J Anim Ecol 80:19-38. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Hybridization increases measures of innate and cell-mediated immunity in an endangered bird species
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Anim Ecol 75:559-64. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Unexpected consequences of vertebrate pest control: predictions from a four-species community model
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Ecol Appl 16:1050-61. 2006
  6. pmc Oral vaccination reduces the incidence of tuberculosis in free-living brushtail possums
    D M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2987-95. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Parasite spillback: a neglected concept in invasion ecology?
    D W Kelly
    Landcare Research, 764 Cumberland Street, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Ecology 90:2047-56. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous interdigital injection of Mycobacterium bovis as a model for tuberculous lesion development in wild brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula)
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    J Comp Pathol 148:33-42. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Avian malaria (Plasmodium spp) in yellow-eyed penguins: investigating the cause of high seroprevalence but low observed infection
    H J W Sturrock
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 55:158-60. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Trematode infection causes malformations and population effects in a declining New Zealand fish
    David W Kelly
    Landcare Research, 764 Cumberland Street, Dunedin, Private Bag 1930, New Zealand
    J Anim Ecol 79:445-52. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Predicted responses of invasive mammal communities to climate-related changes in mast frequency in forest ecosystems
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Ecol Appl 23:1075-85. 2013
    ..Our study also highlights the importance of long-term monitoring data for assessing and managing future impacts of global change drivers...
  2. doi request reprint Sustained protection against tuberculosis conferred to a wildlife host by single dose oral vaccination
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Vaccine 31:893-9. 2013
    ..Here we extend this conceptual demonstration to an operational level, assessing long-term protection against TB conferred to free-living possums by a single oral immunisation...
  3. doi request reprint Wildlife diseases: from individuals to ecosystems
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    J Anim Ecol 80:19-38. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Hybridization increases measures of innate and cell-mediated immunity in an endangered bird species
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Anim Ecol 75:559-64. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Unexpected consequences of vertebrate pest control: predictions from a four-species community model
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Ecol Appl 16:1050-61. 2006
    ..Second, thresholds in the strength of control employed can potentially occur, across which indirect effects switch from being of conservation benefit to being of conservation concern...
  6. pmc Oral vaccination reduces the incidence of tuberculosis in free-living brushtail possums
    D M Tompkins
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2987-95. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Parasite spillback: a neglected concept in invasion ecology?
    D W Kelly
    Landcare Research, 764 Cumberland Street, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Ecology 90:2047-56. 2009
    ..We conclude by calling for greater recognition of parasite spillback as a potential threat to native species, discuss possible reasons for its neglect by invasion ecologists, and identify future research directions...
  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous interdigital injection of Mycobacterium bovis as a model for tuberculous lesion development in wild brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula)
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    J Comp Pathol 148:33-42. 2013
    ..bovis infection model is likely to emulate natural disease in possums...
  9. ncbi request reprint Avian malaria (Plasmodium spp) in yellow-eyed penguins: investigating the cause of high seroprevalence but low observed infection
    H J W Sturrock
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 55:158-60. 2007
    ..To investigate the cause of a high seroprevalence of antibodies to Plasmodium spp known to cause avian malaria, but extremely low levels of observed infection, in yellow-eyed penguins, Megadyptes antipodes...
  10. doi request reprint Trematode infection causes malformations and population effects in a declining New Zealand fish
    David W Kelly
    Landcare Research, 764 Cumberland Street, Dunedin, Private Bag 1930, New Zealand
    J Anim Ecol 79:445-52. 2010
    ..With global environmental stressors predicted to enhance trematode infections, our results show that parasite-induced malformation, and its population-scale impacts, could be more widespread than previously considered...
  11. doi request reprint Parasites lost - do invaders miss the boat or drown on arrival?
    Catriona J MacLeod
    Landcare Research, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Ecol Lett 13:516-27. 2010
    ..Such insights into parasite success are invaluable to both understanding and managing their impact...
  12. ncbi request reprint PCR detection of Plasmodium and blood meal identification in a native New Zealand mosquito
    B Massey
    Ecological Genetics Laboratory, Landcare Research, Private Bag 92170, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Vector Ecol 32:154-6. 2007
  13. doi request reprint Local effects of a global problem: modelling the risk of parasite-induced mortality in an intertidal trematode-amphipod system
    A Studer
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Oecologia 172:1213-22. 2013
    ..The high vulnerability of the amphipods in the modelled system illustrates a potentially important ecological mechanism by which consequences of a global problem might manifest on the local scale. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Parasite-induced surfacing in the cockle Austrovenus stuchburyi: adaptation or not?
    D M Tompkins
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Evol Biol 17:247-56. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Climate warming may cause a parasite-induced collapse in coastal amphipod populations
    Kim N Mouritsen
    Department of Marine Ecology, Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Aarhus, Finlandsgade 14, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    Oecologia 146:476-83. 2005
    ..Due to the amphipods' ecological importance, their population decline may impact the coastal ecosystem as a whole...
  16. pmc Parapoxvirus causes a deleterious disease in red squirrels associated with UK population declines
    Daniel M Tompkins
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 269:529-33. 2002
    ..Here we validate the potential role of parapoxvirus by proving that the virus is highly pathogenic in the red squirrel while having no detectable effect on grey squirrel health...