Raymond D Semlitsch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Missouri
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic variation and a fitness tradeoff in the tolerance of gray treefrog (Hyla versicolor) tadpoles to the insecticide carbaryl
    R D Semlitsch
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211 7400, USA, USA
    Oecologia 125:179-85. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of timber harvesting on pond-breeding amphibian persistence: testing the evacuation hypothesis
    Raymond D Semlitsch
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211 7400, USA
    Ecol Appl 18:283-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Salamander abundance along road edges and within abandoned logging roads in Appalachian forests
    Raymond D Semlitsch
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, U S A
    Conserv Biol 21:159-67. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Demographic consequences of terrestrial habitat loss for pool-breeding amphibians: predicting extinction risks associated with inadequate size of buffer zones
    Elizabeth B Harper
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, 105 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:1205-15. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Intersex gonads in frogs: understanding the time course of natural development and role of endocrine disruptors
    Sara I Storrs-Méndez
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 314:57-66. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effects of leachate from tree leaves and grass litter on tadpoles
    Julia E Earl
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 31:1511-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Larval responses of three midwestern anurans to chronic, low-dose exposures of four herbicides
    Bethany K Williams
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, 212 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 58:819-27. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Reciprocal subsidies in ponds: does leaf input increase frog biomass export?
    Julia E Earl
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, 65211, USA
    Oecologia 170:1077-87. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimation of core terrestrial habitat for stream-breeding salamanders and delineation of riparian buffers for protection of biodiversity
    John A Crawford
    University of Missouri, Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211 7400, USA
    Conserv Biol 21:152-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiple stressors in amphibian communities: effects of chemical contamination, bullfrogs, and fish
    Michelle D Boone
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:291-301. 2007

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Genetic variation and a fitness tradeoff in the tolerance of gray treefrog (Hyla versicolor) tadpoles to the insecticide carbaryl
    R D Semlitsch
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211 7400, USA, USA
    Oecologia 125:179-85. 2000
    ..Such information is necessary to clearly understand the persistence of populations, and ultimately, the processes leading to species declines. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of timber harvesting on pond-breeding amphibian persistence: testing the evacuation hypothesis
    Raymond D Semlitsch
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211 7400, USA
    Ecol Appl 18:283-9. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Salamander abundance along road edges and within abandoned logging roads in Appalachian forests
    Raymond D Semlitsch
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, U S A
    Conserv Biol 21:159-67. 2007
    ..9% of the area was affected by roads. Management and policy decisions must use current and historical data on land use to understand cumulative impacts on forest-dependent species and to fully protect biodiversity on national lands...
  4. doi request reprint Demographic consequences of terrestrial habitat loss for pool-breeding amphibians: predicting extinction risks associated with inadequate size of buffer zones
    Elizabeth B Harper
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, 105 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:1205-15. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Intersex gonads in frogs: understanding the time course of natural development and role of endocrine disruptors
    Sara I Storrs-Méndez
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 314:57-66. 2010
    ..Moreover, these data highlight the importance of longitudinal studies rather than snapshots in time...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of leachate from tree leaves and grass litter on tadpoles
    Julia E Earl
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 31:1511-7. 2012
    ..We found that tannin concentrations in natural ponds were much lower than the test concentrations, indicating that these results may represent worst-case scenarios or unrealistic concentrations...
  7. doi request reprint Larval responses of three midwestern anurans to chronic, low-dose exposures of four herbicides
    Bethany K Williams
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, 212 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 58:819-27. 2010
    ..These results highlight the importance of explicitly tying chronic tests to the natural environment and considering contributions of surfactant/adjuvant components to end-use formulation toxicities, even between very similar products...
  8. doi request reprint Reciprocal subsidies in ponds: does leaf input increase frog biomass export?
    Julia E Earl
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, 65211, USA
    Oecologia 170:1077-87. 2012
    ..We found that subsidy inputs tended to increase reciprocal exports, and thus partial concordance with our conceptual framework...
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimation of core terrestrial habitat for stream-breeding salamanders and delineation of riparian buffers for protection of biodiversity
    John A Crawford
    University of Missouri, Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211 7400, USA
    Conserv Biol 21:152-8. 2007
    ..Developing core terrestrial habitat estimates and buffer zone widths for wildlife populations is a critical first step in the conservation of many semiaquatic organisms and protecting biodiversity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiple stressors in amphibian communities: effects of chemical contamination, bullfrogs, and fish
    Michelle D Boone
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:291-301. 2007
    ..Our research supports the hypothesis that combinations of factors can negatively impact some amphibian species and could contribute to population declines...
  11. ncbi request reprint Density dependence in the terrestrial life history stage of two anurans
    Elizabeth B Harper
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Oecologia 153:879-89. 2007
    ..We discuss the implications of these results for population regulation in complex life cycles and for amphibian conservation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Survival costs associated with wood frog breeding migrations: effects of timber harvest and drought
    Tracy A G Rittenhouse
    University of Missouri, Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, Columbia, Missouri 65211 7400, USA
    Ecology 90:1620-30. 2009
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  13. pmc Fine-scale habitat associations of a terrestrial salamander: the role of environmental gradients and implications for population dynamics
    William E Peterman
    University of Missouri, Division of Biological Sciences, Columbia, Missouri, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e62184. 2013
    ..Our study demonstrates a connection between abundance, fine-scale environmental gradients, and population dynamics, providing a foundation for future research concerning movement, population connectivity, and physiology...
  14. ncbi request reprint Leaf litter input mediates tadpole performance across forest canopy treatments
    Bethany K Williams
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Oecologia 155:377-84. 2008
    ..Our results indicate that the effects of shading cannot be considered in isolation of vegetation changes in pond basins when evaluating the effects of forest succession on temporary pond communities...
  15. doi request reprint Variation in somatic and ovarian development: predicting susceptibility of amphibians to estrogenic contaminants
    Sara I Storrs
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, 212 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 156:524-30. 2008
    ..Moreover, the results suggest that amphibians with relatively rapid ovarian development (i.e. Southern leopard frogs) are more susceptible to gonadal treatment effects caused by estrogenic contaminants...
  16. ncbi request reprint Metamorphosis of two amphibian species after chronic cadmium exposure in outdoor aquatic mesocosms
    Stacy M James
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65211 7400, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:1994-2001. 2005
    ..Interspecific differences in the response variables illustrate the importance of testing multiple species when assessing risk...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of soil composition and hydration on the bioavailability and toxicity of cadmium to hibernating juvenile American toads (Bufo americanus)
    Stacy M James
    Division of Biological Sciences, 105 Tucker Hall, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211 7400, USA
    Environ Pollut 132:523-32. 2004
    ..The toxicity of Cd to amphibians could be greater in natural systems where there are multiple stressors and fluctuations in environmental variables...
  18. ncbi request reprint Defining core habitat of local populations of the gray treefrog (Hyla versicolor) based on choice of oviposition site
    Jarrett R Johnson
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, 212 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Oecologia 137:205-10. 2003
    ..We suggest that a minimum core terrestrial habitat of 60 m surrounding breeding sites is appropriate for protection of local populations of gray treefrogs...
  19. doi request reprint Suitability of golf course ponds for amphibian metamorphosis when bullfrogs are removed
    Michelle D Boone
    Department of Zoology, Miami University, 212 Pearson Hall, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:172-9. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Deleterious alleles and differential viability in progeny of natural hemiclonal frogs
    Gaston Denis Guex
    Zoologisches Museum and Zoologisches Institut, Universitat Zurich, Switzerland
    Evolution 56:1036-44. 2002
    ..The possibility of episodic sexual recombination must be carefully taken into account when studying Muller's ratchet in natural populations of this Rana system...