François Brischoux

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  1. pmc Oceanic circulation models help to predict global biogeography of pelagic yellow-bellied sea snake
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UMR 7372, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Biol Lett 12:. 2016
  2. doi Effects of mild wintering conditions on body mass and corticosterone levels in a temperate reptile, the aspic viper (Vipera aspis)
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS, UMR 7372, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France Electronic address
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 192:52-6. 2016
  3. pmc Hypernatremia in Dice snakes (Natrix tessellata) from a coastal population: implications for osmoregulation in marine snake prototypes
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC UMR 7372 CNRS ULR, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 9:e92617. 2014
  4. doi 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
  5. doi 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
  6. pmc Kleptothermy: an additional category of thermoregulation, and a possible example in sea kraits (Laticauda laticaudata, Serpentes)
    François Brischoux
    Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:729-31. 2009
  7. pmc Is aquatic life correlated with an increased hematocrit in snakes?
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chizé CNRS, 79360, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e17077. 2011
  8. doi Morphological adaptations to marine life in snakes
    François Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Morphol 272:566-72. 2011
  9. doi Insights into the adaptive significance of vertical pupil shape in snakes
    F Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Evol Biol 23:1878-85. 2010
  10. doi 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

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Publications19

  1. pmc Oceanic circulation models help to predict global biogeography of pelagic yellow-bellied sea snake
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS UMR 7372, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France
    Biol Lett 12:. 2016
    ..Our results further suggest that the pan-oceanic population of this species must be extraordinarily large. ..
  2. doi Effects of mild wintering conditions on body mass and corticosterone levels in a temperate reptile, the aspic viper (Vipera aspis)
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC CNRS, UMR 7372, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France Electronic address
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 192:52-6. 2016
    ..We emphasize that future studies should incorporate the critical, albeit neglected, winter season when assessing the potential impacts of global changes on ectotherms...
  3. pmc Hypernatremia in Dice snakes (Natrix tessellata) from a coastal population: implications for osmoregulation in marine snake prototypes
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CEBC UMR 7372 CNRS ULR, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 9:e92617. 2014
    ..Collectively, these data suggest that a physiological tolerance toward hypernatremia has been critical during the evolution of an euryhaline physiology, and may well have preceded the evolution of salt glands...
  4. doi 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. ..
  5. doi 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...
  6. pmc Kleptothermy: an additional category of thermoregulation, and a possible example in sea kraits (Laticauda laticaudata, Serpentes)
    François Brischoux
    Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:729-31. 2009
    ..Thermal monitoring on a small tropical island documents a possible example of kleptothermy, based on high stable temperatures of a sea snake (Laticauda laticaudata) inside a burrow occupied by seabirds...
  7. pmc Is aquatic life correlated with an increased hematocrit in snakes?
    François Brischoux
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chizé CNRS, 79360, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e17077. 2011
    ..Moreover, comparative studies between marine and terrestrial ectotherms have yet to show overall distinct physiological differences specifically associated with oxygen reserves...
  8. doi Morphological adaptations to marine life in snakes
    François Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Morphol 272:566-72. 2011
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  9. doi Insights into the adaptive significance of vertical pupil shape in snakes
    F Brischoux
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Evol Biol 23:1878-85. 2010
    ..Similar associations between ambush predation and vertically slit pupils occur in lizards and mammals also, suggesting that foraging mode has exerted major selective forces on visual systems in vertebrates...
  10. doi 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. ..
  11. doi Water deprivation increases maternal corticosterone levels and enhances offspring growth in the snake Vipera aspis
    Andréaz Dupoué
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, UMR 7372 CNRS ULR, Villiers en Bois 79360, France Université de Poitiers, 40 avenue du recteur Pinaud, Poitiers 86022, France
    J Exp Biol 219:658-67. 2016
    ..Further long-term field studies are therefore required to assess whether there is an adaptive significance of this response. ..
  12. doi No evidence for an effect of traffic noise on the development of the corticosterone stress response in an urban exploiter
    Frederic Angelier
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, CNRS ULR, UMR 7372, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France Electronic address
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 232:43-50. 2016
    ..Further comparative studies are now needed to understand whether such insensitivity to anthropogenic noise is a consistent phenomenon in urban exploiters and whether this is a major requirement of an urban way of life. ..
  13. doi Spatial variation in age structure among colonies of a marine snake: the influence of ectothermy
    Xavier Bonnet
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, UMR 7372 CNRS Université de La Rochelle, Villiers en Bois, 79360, France
    J Anim Ecol 84:925-33. 2015
    ..We suggest that ectothermy allows individuals to utilize habitats that are best suited to their own ecological requirements, a flexibility not available to endothermic marine taxa with obligate parental care. ..
  14. doi 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)...
  15. pmc Traffic noise exposure affects telomere length in nestling house sparrows
    Alizée Meillère
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chize, UMR 7372 CNRS, Villiers en Bois 79360, France
    Biol Lett 11:20150559. 2015
    ..This suggests that noise exposure may entail important costs for developing organisms. ..
  16. doi Influence of temperature on the corticosterone stress-response: an experiment 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
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 193:178-84. 2013
    ..Although it remains unclear how cold temperatures can mechanistically result in increased CORT concentrations, we suggest that, at suboptimal temperature, high CORT concentrations may help the organism to maintain an alert state. ..
  17. 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. ..
  18. pmc Pelagic sea snakes dehydrate at sea
    Harvey B Lillywhite
    Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 92611 8525, USA, CEBC UMR 7372 CNRS ULR, 79360 Villiers en Bois, France, Department of Environment and Geography, Macquarie University, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 281:20140119. 2014
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  19. pmc Influence of Urbanization on Body Size, Condition, and Physiology in an Urban Exploiter: A Multi-Component Approach
    Alizée Meillère
    Centre d Etudes Biologiques de Chizé CEBC, UMR 7372 CNRS Université de La Rochelle, Villiers en Bois, France
    PLoS ONE 10:e0135685. 2015
    ..The urban environment may therefore have life-long consequences for developing birds. ..