A R Blaustein

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ambient UV-B radiation causes deformities in amphibian embryos
    A R Blaustein
    Department of Zoology, 3029 Cordley Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331 2914, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 94:13735-7. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Explaining frog deformities
    Andrew R Blaustein
    Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Sci Am 288:60-5. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Amphibian defenses against ultraviolet-B radiation
    Andrew R Blaustein
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Evol Dev 5:89-97. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Juvenile amphibians do not avoid potentially lethal levels of urea on soil substrate
    A C Hatch
    Zoology Department, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 20:2328-35. 2001
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of the effects of ultraviolet B radiation and its synergistic interactions with pH, contaminants, and disease on amphibian survival
    Betsy A Bancroft
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:987-96. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival of three species of anuran metamorphs exposed to UV-B radiation and the pathogenic fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis
    T S Garcia
    Department of Zoology, 3029 Cordley Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331 2914, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 72:163-9. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The value of well-designed experiments in studying diseases with special reference to amphibians
    Andrew R Blaustein
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331 2914, USA
    Ecohealth 6:373-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Projected climate-induced faunal change in the Western Hemisphere
    Joshua J Lawler
    College of Forest Resources, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Ecology 90:588-97. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Experimental examination of the effects of ultraviolet-B radiation in combination with other stressors on frog larvae
    Catherine Laura Searle
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97330, USA
    Oecologia 162:237-45. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Projected climate impacts for the amphibians of the Western hemisphere
    Joshua J Lawler
    College of Forest Resources, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Conserv Biol 24:38-50. 2010

Collaborators

  • Joshua J Lawler
  • Lisa K Belden
  • A C Hatch
  • D P Chivers
  • T S Garcia
  • P H Krone
  • Pieter T J Johnson
  • Karen R Lips
  • David B Wake
  • P Daszak
  • Andy Dobson
  • Betsy A Bancroft
  • Catherine Laura Searle
  • Nick J Baker
  • Guadalupe Macías
  • Joseph R Mendelson
  • Lindsay M Biga
  • Barbara A Han
  • Adolfo Marco
  • Roberto Ibáñez D
  • Alex Hyatt
  • Kevin C Zippel
  • Claude Gascon
  • Ché Weldon
  • Ross A Alford
  • Robert C Lacy
  • Sergius L Kuzmin
  • James P Collins
  • Richard A Griffiths
  • Michelle Boone
  • Hélio R da Silva
  • Michael Lau
  • Mark Stanley Price
  • James E Diffendorfer
  • Jonathan A Campbell
  • Martha L Crump
  • Ronald W Gagliardo
  • Gabriela Parra-Olea
  • Edmund D Brodie
  • Kim M Howell
  • George B Rabb
  • Marvalee H Wake
  • Dwight P Lawson
  • Patricia A Burrowes
  • Luis A Coloma
  • Michael J Lannoo
  • Brad Lock
  • José Joaquin Calvo Domingo
  • Federico Bolaños
  • Rafael L Joglar
  • Stefan Lötters
  • James B Murphy
  • Enrique La Marca
  • Rohan Pethiyagoda
  • Kevin M Wright
  • Simon N Stuart
  • Christopher J Raxworthy
  • Darrel R Frost
  • José Vicente Rodriguez-Mahecha
  • Helen Robertson
  • Susan Hunt
  • Tim Halliday
  • Louis H du Preez

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Ambient UV-B radiation causes deformities in amphibian embryos
    A R Blaustein
    Department of Zoology, 3029 Cordley Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331 2914, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 94:13735-7. 1997
    ..Deformities may contribute directly to embryo mortality, and they may affect an individual's subsequent survival after hatching...
  2. ncbi request reprint Explaining frog deformities
    Andrew R Blaustein
    Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Sci Am 288:60-5. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Amphibian defenses against ultraviolet-B radiation
    Andrew R Blaustein
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Evol Dev 5:89-97. 2003
    ..In this article we review the effects of UV-B radiation on amphibians and the defenses they use to avoid solar radiation and make some predictions regarding community structure in light of interspecific differences in UV-B tolerance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Juvenile amphibians do not avoid potentially lethal levels of urea on soil substrate
    A C Hatch
    Zoology Department, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 20:2328-35. 2001
    ..These effects are important to consider in light of possible threats to the conservation status of many amphibian species...
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of the effects of ultraviolet B radiation and its synergistic interactions with pH, contaminants, and disease on amphibian survival
    Betsy A Bancroft
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:987-96. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that UVB radiation is an important stressor in amphibians, particularly in light of potential synergisms between UVB and other stressors in amphibian habitats...
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival of three species of anuran metamorphs exposed to UV-B radiation and the pathogenic fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis
    T S Garcia
    Department of Zoology, 3029 Cordley Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331 2914, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 72:163-9. 2006
    ..The contrast between these 2 studies emphasizes how vulnerability to a pathogen can vary between life history stages within a single species...
  7. doi request reprint The value of well-designed experiments in studying diseases with special reference to amphibians
    Andrew R Blaustein
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331 2914, USA
    Ecohealth 6:373-7. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Projected climate-induced faunal change in the Western Hemisphere
    Joshua J Lawler
    College of Forest Resources, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Ecology 90:588-97. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Experimental examination of the effects of ultraviolet-B radiation in combination with other stressors on frog larvae
    Catherine Laura Searle
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97330, USA
    Oecologia 162:237-45. 2010
    ..We also found a trend towards reduced survival when UVB and cold temperatures were combined. Our results show that amphibian larvae can suffer both lethal and sublethal effects when exposed to UVB radiation...
  10. doi request reprint Projected climate impacts for the amphibians of the Western hemisphere
    Joshua J Lawler
    College of Forest Resources, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Conserv Biol 24:38-50. 2010
    ..Together, our three analyses form one potential assessment of the geographic vulnerability of amphibians to climate change and as such provide broad-scale guidance for directing conservation efforts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of UVB radiation on marine and freshwater organisms: a synthesis through meta-analysis
    Betsy A Bancroft
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:332-45. 2007
    ..Our analyses suggest that the effects of UVB in aquatic systems are large and negative but highly variable between organisms. Variation in susceptibility may have important implications for population and community structure...
  12. pmc Epidermal 'alarm substance' cells of fishes maintained by non-alarm functions: possible defence against pathogens, parasites and UVB radiation
    Douglas P Chivers
    Department of Biology, University of Saskatchewan, 112 Science Place, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2611-9. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Biodiversity. Confronting amphibian declines and extinctions
    Joseph R Mendelson
    Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Avenue SE, Atlanta, GA 30315, USA
    Science 313:48. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Combined exposure to ambient UVB radiation and nitrite negatively affects survival of amphibian early life stages
    Guadalupe Macías
    Doñana Biological Station, CSIC, Spanish Council for Scientific Research, PO Box 1056, Sevilla 41013, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 385:55-65. 2007
    ..We suggest that potential exposure to UVB radiation be accounted for when assessing water quality criteria regarding nitrite pollution...