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2016

Macrophysiology - progress and prospects

Chown, S. L. & Gaston, K. J., 1 Mar 2016, In : Functional Ecology. 30, 3, p. 330-344 15 p.

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40 Citations (Scopus)

Out of Antarctica: quaternary colonization of sub-Antarctic Marion Island by the limpet genus Nacella (Patellogastropoda: Nacellidae)

González-Wevar, C. A., Chown, S. L., Morley, S., Coria, N., Saucéde, T. & Poulin, E., 1 Jan 2016, In : Polar Biology. 39, 1, p. 77-89 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Range expansion and increasing impact of the introduced wasp Aphidius matricariae Haliday on sub-Antarctic Marion Island

Lee, J. E. & Chown, S. L., 1 May 2016, In : Biological Invasions. 18, 5, p. 1235-1246 12 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Rising temperatures and changing rainfall patterns in South Africa's national parks

van Wilgen, N. J., Goodall, V., Holness, S., Chown, S. L. & McGeoch, M., 2016, In : International Journal of Climatology. 36, 2, p. 706-721 16 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Similar metabolic rate-temperature relationships after acclimation at constant and fluctuating temperatures in caterpillars of a sub-Antarctic moth

Chown, S. L., Haupt, T. M. & Sinclair, B. J., Feb 2016, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 85, p. 10-16 7 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

The response of springtails to fire in the fynbos of the Western Cape, South Africa

Janion-Scheepers, C., Bengtsson, J., Leinaas, H. P., Deharveng, L. & Chown, S. L., 1 Dec 2016, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 108, p. 165-175 11 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Urban warming favours C4 plants in temperate European cities

Duffy, G. A. & Chown, S. L., 1 Nov 2016, In : Journal of Ecology. 104, 6, p. 1618-1626 9 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2015

A roadmap for Antarctic and Southern Ocean science for the next two decades and beyond

Kennicutt ll, M. C., Chown, S. L., Cassano, J. J., Liggett, D., Peck, L. S., Massom, R., Rintoul, S. R., Storey, J. W. V., Vaughan, D., Wilson, T. J., Allison, I. F., Ayton, J., Badhe, R., Baeseman, J., Barrett, P. J., Bell, R., Bertler, N., Bo, S., Brandt, A., Bromwich, D. & 32 others, Cary, S. C., Clark, M. S., Convey, P., Costa, E. S., Cowan, D. A., DeConto, R., Dunbar, R. B., Elfring, C., Escutia, C., Francis, J., Fricker, H. A., Fukuchi, M., Gilbert, N., Gutt, J., Havermans, C., Hik, D. S., Hosie, G., Jones, C. D., Kim, Y., Le Maho, Y., Lee, S., Leppe, M., Leichenkov, G. L., Li, X., Lipenkov, V. Y., Lochte, K., Lopez-Martinez, J., Ludecke, C., Lyons, W. B., Marenssi, S., Walsh, J. & Sutherland, W. J., 2015, In : Antarctic Science. 27, 1, p. 3-18 16 p.

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80 Citations (Scopus)

Biological invasions, climate change and genomics

Chown, S. L., Hodgins, K., Griffin, P. C., Oakeshott, J. G., Byrne, M. & Hoffmann, A. A., 2015, In : Evolutionary Applications. 8, 1, p. 23-46 24 p.

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96 Citations (Scopus)

Growth and reproduction of laboratory-reared neanurid Collembola using a novel slime mould diet

Hoskins, J. L., Janion-Scheepers, C., Chown, S. L. & Duffy, G., 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 8 p., 11957.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Indirect effects of habitat disturbance on invasion: nutritious litter from a grazing resistant plant favors alienover native Collembola

Leinaas, H. P., Bengtsson, J., Janion-Scheepers, C. & Chown, S. L., 2015, In : Ecology and Evolution. 5, 16, p. 3462-3471 10 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Microclimate-based macrophysiology: implications for insects in a warming world

Duffy, G., Coetzee, B., Janion-Scheepers, C. & Chown, S. L., 2015, In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 11, p. 84-89 6 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Monitoring biological invasion across the broader Antarctic: a baseline and indicator framework

McGeoch, M., Shaw, J. D., Terauds, A., Lee, J. E. & Chown, S. L., 2015, In : Global Environmental Change. 32, p. 108 - 125 18 p.

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40 Citations (Scopus)

Polar lessons learned: long-term management based on shared threats in Arctic and Antarctic environments

Bennett, J. R., Shaw, J. D., Terauds, A., Smol, J. P., Aerts, R., Bergstrom, D. M., Blais, J. M., Cheung, W. WL., Chown, S. L., Lea, M-A., Nielsen, U., Pauly, D., Reimer, K. J. K., Riddle, M. J., Snape, I., Stark, J. S., Tulloch, V. & Possingham, H. P., 2015, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13, 6, p. 316-324 9 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

The abundance structure of Azorella selago Hook. f. on sub-Antarctic Marion Island: testing the peak and tail hypothesis

Phiri, E. E., McGeoch, M. & Chown, S. L., 2015, In : Polar Biology. 38, 11, p. 1881-1890 10 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

The changing form of Antarctic biodiversity

Chown, S. L., Clarke, A., Fraser, C., Cary, S. C., Moon, K. L. & McGeoch, M., 2015, In : Nature. 522, 7557, p. 431-438 8 p.

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104 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal physiology and urbanization: perspectives on exit, entry and transformation rules

Chown, S. L. & Duffy, G. A., 2015, In : Functional Ecology. 29, 7, p. 902-912 11 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)

Updated list of Collembola species currently recorded from South Africa

Janion-Scheepers, C., Deharveng, L., Bedos, A. & Chown, S. L., 2015, In : ZooKeys. 503, p. 55 - 88 34 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Upper thermal tolerance in aquatic insects

Chown, S. L., Duffy, G. & Sorensen, J. G., 2015, In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 11, p. 78-83 6 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
2014

A hierarchy of factors influence discontinuous gas exchange in the grasshopper Paracinema tricolor (Orthoptera: Acrididae)

Groenewald, B., Chown, S. L. & Terblanche, J. S., 2014, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 217, 19, p. 3407 - 3415 9 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Aliens in Antarctica: assessing transfer of plant propagules by human visitors to reduce invasion risk

Huiskes, A. H. L., Gremmen, N. J. M., Bergstrom, D. M., Frenot, Y., Hughes, K. A., Imura, S., Kiefer, K., Lebouvier, M., Lee, J. E., Tsujimoto, M., Ware, C., Van de Vijver, B. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Biological Conservation. 171, p. 278 - 284 7 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Antagonistic effects of biological invasion and temperature change on body size of island ectotherms

Treasure, A. M. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Diversity and Distributions. 20, 2, p. 202 - 213 12 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Antarctica's protected areas are inadequate, unrepresentative, and at risk

Shaw, J. D., Terauds, A., Riddle, M. J., Possingham, H. P. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : PLoS Biology. 12, 6, 5 p., e1001888.

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48 Citations (Scopus)

Chemosensory and thermal cue responses in the sub-Antarctic moth Pringleophaga marioni: do caterpillars choose Wandering Albatross nest proxies?

Haupt, T. M., Sinclair, B. J. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Polar Biology. 37, 4, p. 555 - 563 9 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Desiccation tolerance as a function of age, sex, humidity and temperature in adults of the African malaria vectors Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles funestus

Lyons, C. L., Coetzee, M., Terblanche, J. S. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 217, 21, p. 3823 - 3833 11 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of temperature on heat-shock responses and survival of two species of marine invertebrates from sub-Antarctic Marion Island

Clusella-Trullas, S., Boardman, L., Faulkner, K. T., Peck, L. S. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Antarctic Science. 26, 2, p. 145 - 152 8 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Geothermal activity helps life survive glacial cycles

Fraser, C., Terauds, A., Smellie, J. L., Convey, P. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 111, 15, p. 5634 - 5639 6 p.

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62 Citations (Scopus)

Lack of coherence in the warming responses of marine crustaceans

Faulkner, K. T., Clusella-Trullas, S., Peck, L. S. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Functional Ecology. 28, 4, p. 895 - 903 9 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Lizard thermal trait variation at multiple scales: a review

Clusella-Trullas, S. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Journal of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic and Environmental Physiology. 184, 1, p. 5 - 21 17 p.

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69 Citations (Scopus)

Local scale comparisons of biodiversity as a test for global protected area ecological performance: a meta-analysis

Coetzee, B., Gaston, K. J. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 8, 11 p., e105824.

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72 Citations (Scopus)

Natural dispersal to sub-Antarctic Marion Island of two arthropod species

Lee, J. E., Terauds, A. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Polar Biology. 37, 6, p. 781 - 787 7 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Novel ecosystems support substantial avian assemblages: the case of invasive alien Acacia thickets

Rogers, A. M. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Diversity and Distributions. 20, 1, p. 34 - 45 12 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Solving the puzzle of Pringleophaga - threatened, keystone detritivores in the sub-Antarctic

Haupt, T. M., Crafford, J. E. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : Insect Conservation and Diversity. 7, 4, p. 308 - 313 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal tolerance of Cyrtobagous salviniae: a biocontrol agent in a changing world

Allen, J. L., Clusella-Trullas, S. & Chown, S. L., 2014, In : BioControl. 59, 3, p. 357 - 366 10 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

The spatial structure of Antarctic biodiversity

Convey, P., Chown, S. L., Clarke, A., Barnes, D. K. A., Bokhorst, S., Cummings, V., Ducklow, H. W., Frati, F., Green, T. G. A., Gordon, S., Griffiths, H. J., Howard-Williams, C., Huiskes, A. H. L., Laybourn-Parry, J., Lyons, W. B., McMinn, A., Morley, S. A., Peck, L. S., Quesada, A., Robinson, S. & 2 others, Schiaparelli, S. & Wall, D. H., 2014, In : Ecological Monographs. 84, 2, p. 203 - 244 42 p.

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135 Citations (Scopus)
2013

A predicted niche shift corresponds with increased thermal resistance in an invasive mite, Halotydeus destructor

Hill, M. P., Chown, S. L. & Hoffmann, A. A., 2013, In : Global Ecology and Biogeography. 22, 8, p. 942 - 951 10 p.

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64 Citations (Scopus)

Climate change and elevational diversity capacity: do weedy species take up the slack?

Chown, S. L., le Roux, P. C., Ramaswiela, T., Kalwij, J. M., Shaw, J. D. & McGeoch, M., 2013, In : Biology Letters. 9, 1, p. 1 - 4 4 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Contingent absences account for range limits but not the local abundance structure of an invasive springtail

Treasure, A. M. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Ecography. 36, 2, p. 146 - 156 11 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence of breeding by Diving Petrels and Storm Petrels at Marion Island after the eradication of feral cats

McClelland, G. T. W., Cooper, J. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Ornithological Observations. 4, p. 90 - 93 4 p.

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Extinction and recolonization of maritime Antarctica in the limpet Nacella concinna (Strebel, 1908) during the last glacial cycle: toward a model of Quaternary biogeography in shallow Antarctic invertebrates

Gonzalez-Wevar, C. A., Saucede, T., Morley, S. A., Chown, S. L. & Poulin, E., 2013, In : Molecular Ecology. 22, 20, p. 5221 - 5236 16 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Heat freezes niche evolution

Araujo, M., Ferri-Yanez, F., Bozinovic, F., Marquet, P., Valladares, F. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Ecology Letters. 16, 9, p. 1206 - 1219 14 p.

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372 Citations (Scopus)

Human activities, propagule pressure and alien plants in the sub-Antarctic: tests of generalities and evidence in support of management

le Roux, P. C., Ramaswiela, T., Kalwij, J. M., Shaw, J. D., Ryan, P. G., Treasure, A. M., McClelland, G. T. W., McGeoch, M. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Biological Conservation. 161, p. 18 - 27 10 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolic and water loss rates of two cryptic species in the African velvet worm genus Opisthopatus (Onychophora)

Weldon, C. W., Daniels, S. R., Clusella-Trullas, S. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Journal of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic and Environmental Physiology. 183, 3, p. 323 - 332 10 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Ontogenetic shifts in plant interactions vary with environmental severity and affect population structure

le Roux, P. C., Shaw, J. D. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : New Phytologist. 200, 1, p. 241 - 250 10 p.

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44 Citations (Scopus)

Scale effects on the body size frequency distributions of African birds: patterns and potential mechanisms

Coetzee, B. W. T., le Roux, P. C. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Global Ecology and Biogeography. 22, 4, p. 380 - 390 11 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Species distribution modelling in low-interaction environments: Insights from a terrestrial Antarctic system

Lee, J. E., le Roux, P. C., Meiklejohn, K. I. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Austral Ecology. 38, 3, p. 279 - 288 10 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Stable and fluctuating temperature effects on the development rate and survival of two malaria vectors, Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles funestus

Lyons, C. L., Coetzee, M. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Parasites and Vectors. 6, 104, p. 1 - 9 9 p.

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46 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal biology, population fluctuations and implications of temperature extremes for the management of two globally significant insect pests

Nyamukondiwa, C., Weldon, C. W., Chown, S. L., le Roux, P. C. & Terblanche, J. S., 2013, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 59, 12, p. 1199 - 1211 13 p.

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40 Citations (Scopus)

Upper thermal limits in terrestrial ectotherms: how constrained are they?

Hoffmann, A. A., Chown, S. L. & Clusella-Trullas, S., 2013, In : Functional Ecology. 27, 4, p. 934 - 949 16 p.

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272 Citations (Scopus)

What is conservation physiology? Perspectives on an increasingly integrated and essential science

Cooke, S., Sack, L., Franklin, C. E., Farrell, A. P., Beardall, J., Wikelski, M. & Chown, S. L., 2013, In : Conservation Physiology. 1, p. 1 - 23 23 p.

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190 Citations (Scopus)