Ricky Spencer, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
University of Western Sydney, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia 

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2015 McGlashan JK, Loudon FK, Thompson MB, Spencer RJ. Hatching behavior of eastern long-necked turtles (Chelodina longicollis): The influence of asynchronous environments on embryonic heart rate and phenotype. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part a, Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 188: 58-64. PMID 26119599 DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2015.06.018  1
2015 McGlashan JK, Loudon FK, Thompson MB, Spencer RJ. Hatching behavior of eastern long-necked turtles (Chelodina longicollis): The influence of asynchronous environments on embryonic heart rate and phenotype Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology -Part a : Molecular and Integrative Physiology. 188: 58-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2015.06.018  1
2014 Spencer RJ, Janzen FJ. A novel hypothesis for the adaptive maintenance of environmental sex determination in a turtle. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 281: 20140831. PMID 25009063 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2014.0831  1
2014 Old JM, Spencer RJ, Wolfenden J. The Common Myna (Sturnus tristis) in urban, rural and semi-rural areas in Greater Sydney and its surrounds Emu. 114: 241-248. DOI: 10.1071/MU13029  1
2014 Spencer RJ, Georges A, Lim D, Welsh M, Reid AM. The risk of inter-specific competition in Australian short-necked turtles Ecological Research. 29: 767-777. DOI: 10.1007/s11284-014-1169-7  1
2013 Loudon FK, Spencer RJ, Strassmeyer A, Harland K. Metabolic circadian rhythms in embryonic turtles. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 53: 175-82. PMID 23652198 DOI: 10.1093/icb/ict040  1
2013 Blamires SJ, Spencer RJ. Influence of habitat and predation on population dynamics of the freshwater turtle Myuchelys georgesi Herpetologica. 69: 46-57. DOI: 10.1655/HERPETOLOGICA-D-12-00014  1
2012 McGlashan JK, Spencer RJ, Old JM. Embryonic communication in the nest: metabolic responses of reptilian embryos to developmental rates of siblings. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 279: 1709-15. PMID 22130606 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2011.2074  1
2012 Spencer RJ. Embryonic heart rate and hatching behavior of a solitary nesting turtle Journal of Zoology. 287: 169-174. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2012.00901.x  1
2011 Spencer RJ, Janzen FJ. Hatching behavior in turtles. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 51: 100-10. PMID 21659391 DOI: 10.1093/icb/icr045  1
2011 Georges A, Spencer RJ, Welsh M, Shaffer HB, Walsh R, Zhang X. Application of the precautionary principle to taxa of uncertain status: The case of the Bellinger River turtle Endangered Species Research. 14: 127-134. DOI: 10.3354/esr00350  1
2011 Pascoe JH, Mulley RC, Spencer R, Chapple R. Diet analysis of mammals, raptors and reptiles in a complex predator assemblage in the Blue Mountains, eastern Australia Australian Journal of Zoology. 59: 295-301. DOI: 10.1071/ZO11082  1
2010 Schwanz LE, Spencer RJ, Bowden RM, Janzen FJ. Climate and predation dominate juvenile and adult recruitment in a turtle with temperature-dependent sex determination. Ecology. 91: 3016-26. PMID 21058561 DOI: 10.1890/09-1149.1  1
2010 Colbert PL, Spencer RJ, Janzen FJ. Mechanism and cost of synchronous hatching Functional Ecology. 24: 112-121. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2009.01602.x  1
2010 Spencer RJ, Janzen FJ. Demographic consequences of adaptive growth and the ramifications for conservation of long-lived organisms Biological Conservation. 143: 1951-1959. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2010.04.034  1
2009 Schwanz LE, Bowden RM, Spencer RJ, Janzen FJ. Nesting ecology and offspring recruitment in a long-lived turtle: Ecological Archives E090-119 Ecology. 90: 1709. DOI: 10.1890/08-1676.1  1
2006 Spencer RJ, Janzen FJ, Thompson MB. Counterintuitive density-dependent growth in a long-lived vertebrate after removal of nest predators. Ecology. 87: 3109-18. PMID 17249235 DOI: 10.1890/0012-9658(2006)87[3109:CDGIAL]2.0.CO;2  1
2006 Spencer RJ, Baxter GS. Effects of fire on the structure and composition of open eucalypt forests Austral Ecology. 31: 638-646. DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-9993.2006.01616.x  1
2005 Fuller SJ, Bull CM, Murray K, Spencer RJ. Clustering of related individuals in a population of the Australian lizard, Egernia frerei Molecular Ecology. 14: 1207-1213. PMID 15773947 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2005.02478.x  1
2005 Spencer RJ, Thompson MB. Experimental analysis of the impact of foxes on freshwater turtle populations Conservation Biology. 19: 845-854. DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2005.00487.x  1
2005 Spencer RJ, Cavanough VC, Baxter GS, Kennedy MS. Adult free zones in small mammal populations: Response of Australian native rodents to reduced cover Austral Ecology. 30: 868-876. DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-9993.2005.01530.x  1
2005 Blamires SJ, Spencer RJ, King P, Thompson MB. Population parameters and life-table analysis of two coexisting freshwater turtles: Are the Bellinger River turtle populations threatened? Wildlife Research. 32: 339-347. DOI: 10.1071/WR04083  1
2005 Bowen KD, Spencer RJ, Janzen FJ. A comparative study of environmental factors that affect nesting in Australian and North American freshwater turtles Journal of Zoology. 267: 397-404. DOI: 10.1017/S0952836905007533  1
2003 Spencer RJ, Thompson MB. The significance of predation in nest site selection of turtles: An experimental consideration of macro- and microhabitat preferences Oikos. 102: 592-600. DOI: 10.1034/j.1600-0706.2003.12436.x  1
2002 Spencer RJ. Growth patterns of two widely distributed freshwater turtles and a comparison of common methods used to estimate age Australian Journal of Zoology. 50: 477-490. DOI: 10.1071/ZO01066  1
2002 Spencer RJ. Experimentally testing nest site selection: Fitness trade-offs and predation risk in turtles Ecology. 83: 2136-2144.  1
2001 Spencer RJ, Thompson MB, Banks PB. Hatch or wait? A dilemma in reptilian incubation Oikos. 93: 401-406.  1
1998 Spencer RJ, Thompson MB, Hume ID. The diet and digestive energetics of an Australian short-necked turtle, Emydura macquarii. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part a, Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 121: 341-9. PMID 10048187 DOI: 10.1016/S1095-6433(98)10132-0  1
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