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Peer Reviewed Publications: Present - 2011 | 2010-2006 | 2005-2001 | 2000-1996 | 1995-1991

Other Publications: Present - 2000 | 1999-1991

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PEER REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

(numbers denote undergraduates [1] or graduate students [2], or postdoctoral associates [3] under my direction)

Moore2, M.P., H. H. Whiteman. 2016. Natal philopatry varies with larval condition in salamanders Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 70:1247-1255
DOI: 10.1007/s00265-016-2133-z
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Whiteman, H. H., J. M. Doyle2, J. Earl2, C. Aubee1, R. Brown1, S. Thomason1, and T. Schoborg1. 2016. A PIT tagging technique for Ambystomatid salamanders. Herpetological Review 47:32-34.
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McCarthy1, M.L and H. H. Whiteman. 2016. A model of inter-cohort cannibalism and paedomorphosis in Arizona Tiger Salamanders, Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum. International Journal of Biomathematics 9: DOI: 10.1142/S1793524516500303
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Moore2, M.P., T. Landberg3, H. H. Whiteman. 2015. Maternal investment mediates offspring life history variation with context-dependent fitness consequences. Ecology 96(9): 2499-2509
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Anderson2, T.L. and H. H. Whiteman. 2015. Asymmetric effects of intra- and interspecific competition on a pond-breeding salamander. Ecology 96(6): 1681-1690
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Earl2, J.E. and H. H. Whiteman. 2015. Are Commonly Used Fitness Predictors Accurate? A Meta-analysis of Amphibian Size and Age at Metamorphosis. Copeia. 103(2):297-309.
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Anderson2, T.L. and H. H. Whiteman. 2015. Non-additive effects of intra- and interspecific competition between two larval salamanders Journal of Animal Ecology. 84:765-772.
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Roberts1, C. P., C. J. Mecklin, H. H. Whiteman. 2014. Effects of Browsing by Captive Elk (Cervus canadensis) on a Midwestern Woody Plant Community. The American Midland Naturalist. 171:219-228.
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Croteau3, E. K., A. M. Krzton-Presson2, H. H. Whiteman. 2013. Identification of Nonnative Phragmites at Clear Creek Wildlife Management Area, Kentucky, Using Genetic Techniques. Castanea. 78(4): 323-328.
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Anderson2, T. L., C. L. Mott3, T. D. Levine, H. H. Whiteman. 2013. Life Cycle Complexity Influences Intraguild Predation and Cannibalism in Pond Communities. Copeia. 2013(2):284-291.
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Whiteman, H. H., S. A. Wissinger, M. DenoŽl3, C. J. Mecklin, N. M. Gerlanc3, J. J. Gutrich1. 2012. Larval growth in polyphenic salamanders: making the best of a bad lot. Oecologia. 168:109-118. DOI 10.1007/s00442-011-2076-z.
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Doyle2, J. M., J. R. Nolan and H. H. Whiteman. 2010. Effects of Relative Size on Growth Rate and Time to Metamorphosis in Mole Salamanders (Ambystoma talpoideum). Journal of Herpetology 44(4):601-609.
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Earl2, J. E. and H. H. Whiteman. 2010. Evaluation of Phosphate Toxicity in Copeís Gray Treefrog (Hyla chrysoscelis) Tadpoles. Journal of Herpetology 44:2:201-208.
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Wissinger, S. A., H. H. Whiteman, M. DenoŽl3, M. L. Mumford, and C. B. Aubee1. 2010. Consumptive and nonconsumptive effects of cannibalism in fluctuating age-structured populations. Ecology 91(2):549-559.
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Earl2, J. E. and H. H. Whiteman. 2009. Effects of pulsed nitrate exposure on amphibian development. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28:1331-1337.
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Wakano3, J.Y. and Whiteman H.H. 2008. Evolution of polyphenism: the role of density and relative body size on morph determination. Evolutionary Ecology Research 10:1157-1172.
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Meredith2, C. S. and H. H. Whiteman. 2008. Effects of nitrate on embryos of three amphibian species. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 80:529-533.
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Doyle2, J. M. and H. H. Whiteman. 2008. Paedomorphosis in Ambystoma talpoideum: effects of initial body size variation and density. Oecologia 156:87-94.
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DenoŽl3, M., H. H. Whiteman and S. A. Wissinger. 2007. Foraging tactics in alternative heterochronic salamander morphs: trophic quality of ponds matters more than water permanency. Freshwater Biology 52:1667Ė1676.
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Eden2, C. J., H. H. Whiteman, L. Duobinis-Gray and S. A. Wissinger. 2007. Accuracy Assessment of Skeletochronology in the Arizona Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum). Copeia 2007:471-477.
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DenoŽl3, M., H. H. Whiteman and S. A. Wissinger. 2006. Temporal shift of diet in alternative cannibalistic morphs of the tiger salamander. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 89:373Ė382.
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Crook1, A. C. and H. H. Whiteman. 2006. An evaluation of MS-222 and benzocaine as anesthetics for metamorphic and paedomorphic tiger salamanders (Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum). American Midland Naturalist 155:417-421.
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Whiteman, H. H., J. D. Krenz, and R. D. Semlitsch. 2006. Intermorph breeding and the potential for reproductive isolation in polymorphic mole salamanders (Ambystoma talpoideum). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 60:52-61.
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DenoŽl3, M., P. Joly, and H. H. Whiteman. 2005. Evolutionary ecology of facultative paedomorphosis in newts and salamanders. Biological Reviews 80:1-9.
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Whiteman, H. H. , and R. D. Semlitsch. 2005. Asymmetric reproductive isolation among polymorphic salamanders. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 86:265-281.
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Whiteman, H.H. 2005. Environmentally-cued behavioral polymorphisms. Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, M. Bekoff (ed)., Academic Press.


Whiteman, H. H. and S. A. Wissinger. 2005. Amphibian population cycles and long-term data sets. In: M. L. Lanoo (ed.), Amphibian Declines: Conservation Status of U.S. Species, California University Press.
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Whiteman, H. H. 2004. Writing a RUI proposal: strategies for success. Council on Undergraduate Research Quarterly 25:72-76.
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Johnson1, E., H. H. Whiteman, and P. Bierzchudek. 2003. Potential of prey size and type to affect foraging asymmetries in tiger salamander larvae (Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum). Canadian Journal of Zoology 81:1726-1735.
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Whiteman, H. H., J. P. Sheen1, E. Johnson1, A. VanDeusen1, R. T. Cargille1, and T. Sacco1. 2003. Heterospecific prey and trophic polyphenism in larval tiger salamanders. Copeia 2003:56-67.
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Currens, C. R., P. H. Niewiarowski, and H. H. Whiteman. 2002. Effects of temperature and time of day on the resting metabolic rates of paedomorphic and metamorphic mole salamanders, Ambystoma talpoideum. Copeia 2002:489-495.


Whiteman, H. H. and N. L. Buschhaus. 2002. Behavioral thermoregulation in amphibian larvae. In: Ploger, B. and Yasukawa, K (eds.), Exploring Animal Behavior in Laboratory and Field. Academic Press.


Wissinger, S. A., H. H. Whiteman, G. L. Rouse, G. B. Sparks, and W. S. Brown. 1999. Foraging trade-offs along a predator-permanence gradient in subalpine wetlands. Ecology 80:2102-2116.


Whiteman, H. H., J. J. Gutrich1, and R. S. Moorman1. 1999. Courtship behavior in a polymorphic population of the tiger salamander, Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum. Journal of Herpetology 33:348-351.


Bohonak, A. J. and H. H. Whiteman. 1999. Dispersal of the fairy shrimp Branchinecta coloradensis (Anostraca): Effects of hydroperiod and salamanders. Limnology and Oceanography 44:487-493.
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Wissinger, S. A., A. J. Bohonak, H. H. Whiteman, and W. S. Brown. 1999. Subalpine wetlands in Colorado: Habitat permanence, salamander predation and invertebrate communities. In: Bazter, D. P. and S. A. Wissinger (eds.), Invertebrates in Freshwater Wetlands of North America: Ecology and Management. John Wiley and Sons.


Sheen1, J. P. and H. H. Whiteman. 1998. Head and body size relationships among polymorphic tiger salamander larvae from Colorado. Copeia 1998:1089-1093.


Gutrich, J. J. and H. H. Whiteman. 1998. Analysis of the ecological risks associated with genetically engineered marine macroorganisms. In: Zilinskas, R. A. and P. J. Balint (eds.), Genetically Engineered Marine Organisms: Environmental and Economic Risks and Benefits. Kluwer Academic Publishers.


Gutrich, J. J., H. H. Whiteman. and R. A. Zilinskas. 1998. Characteristics of marine ecosystems relevant to uncontained applications of genetically engineered organisms. In: Zilinskas, R. A. and P. J. Balint (eds.), Genetically Engineered Marine Organisms: Environmental and Economic Risks and Benefits. Kluwer Academic Publishers.


Whiteman, H. H., R. D. Howard, X. Spray1, and J. McGrady-Steed. 1998. Facultative paedomorphosis in an Indiana population of the tiger salamanders, Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum. Herpetological Review 29:141-143.


Whiteman, H. H. and R. D. Howard. 1998. Conserving alternative amphibian phenotypes: Is there anybody out there? In: Lannoo, M. J. (ed.), The Status and Conservation of Midwestern Amphibians, Iowa University Press.


Whiteman, H. H. 1997. Maintenance of polymorphism promoted by sex-specific fitness payoffs. Evolution 51:2039-2044.
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Howard, R. D., R. S. Moorman1, and H. H. Whiteman. 1997. Differential effects of mate competition and mate choice on eastern tiger salamanders. Animal Behaviour 53:1345-1356.
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Whiteman, H. H., S. A. Wissinger, and W. S. Brown. 1996. Growth and foraging consequences of facultative paedomorphosis in the tiger salamander, Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum. Evolutionary Ecology 10: 429-442.
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Whiteman, H. H., R. D. Howard, and K. A. Whitten1. 1995. Effects of pH on embryo tolerance and adult behavior in the tiger salamander, Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum. Canadian Journal of Zoology 73:1529-1537.


Whiteman, H. H., T. M. Mills, D. E. Scott, and J. W. Gibbons. 1995. Confirmation of range extension in the pine woods snake, Rhadinaea flavilata. Herpetological Review 26:158.


Whiteman, H. H., S. A. Wissinger, and A. J. Bohonak. 1995. Seasonal movement patterns in a high-elevation population of the tiger salamander, Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum. Canadian Journal of Zoology 72:1780-1787.


Howard, R. D., H. H. Whiteman, and T. I. Schueller. 1994. Sexual selection in American toads: a test of a good genes hypothesis. Evolution 48:1286-1300.


Whiteman, H. H. 1994. Evolution of facultative paedomorphosis in salamanders. Quarterly Review of Biology 69:205-221.
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Parker, P. G. and H. H. Whiteman. 1993. Genetic diversity in fragmented populations of Clemmys guttata and Chrysemys picta marginata as shown by DNA fingerprinting. Copeia 1993:841-846.


Wissinger, S. A. and H. H. Whiteman. 1992. Fluctuation in a Rocky Mountain population of salamanders: anthropogenic acidification or natural variation? Journal of Herpetology 26:377-391.


Whiteman, H. H. and S. A. Wissinger. 1991. Differences in the antipredator behavior of three plethodontid salamanders to snake attack. Journal of Herpetology 25:352-355.




OTHER PUBLICATIONS

(Fun stuff here...)

Whiteman, H. H. 2009. The tigers of Mexican Cut. In: Reaser, J. K. (ed.), Courting the Wild: Love Affairs with Reptiles and Amphibians. Hiraeth Press, San Francisco, CA.


Whiteman, H. 2009 Guns, Greens and Obama: How Hunters Will Help Save the Wild. Emagazine.com.


Whiteman, H. 2005. Creeping death. In: Bove, J. (ed.), The Back Road to Crazy: Stories from the Field. University of Utah Press.


Whiteman, H. 2004. The secret lives of salamanders. Colorado Outdoors, May/June 2004.
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Whiteman, H. 1993. The crossing. Pennsylvania Sportsman, September issue.


Whiteman, H. 1991. Goose magic. Pennsylvania Game News, September issue.









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