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Abolnik, C., Olivier, A., Reynolds, C., Henry, D., Cumming, G., Rauff, D., Romito, M., Petty, D. et al. 2016. Susceptibility and status of avian influenza in ostriches. Avian Diseases. 60(1):286-295. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Alam, P., Amini, S., Tadayon, M., Miserez, A. & Chinsamy, A. 2016. Properties and architecture of the sperm whale skull amphitheatre. Zoology. 119(1):42-51. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Alexander, M.E., Simon, C.A., Griffiths, C.L., Peters, K., Sibanda, S., Miza, S., Groenewald, B., Majiedt, P. et al. 2016. Back to the future: reflections and directions of South African marine bioinvasion research. African Journal of Marine Science. 38(1):141-144. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Allen, C.R., Angeler, D.G., Cumming, G.S., Folke, C., Twidwell, D. & Uden, D.R. 2016. REVIEW: Quantifying spatial resilience. Journal of Applied Ecology. 53(3):625-635. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Alves-Bezerra, M., De Paula, I.F., Medina, J.M., Silva-Oliveira, G., Medeiros, J.S., Gäde, G. & Gondim, K.C. 2016. Adipokinetic hormone receptor gene identification and its role in triacylglycerol metabolism in the blood-sucking insect Rhodnius prolixus. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 69:51-60. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Amar, A., Cloete, D. & Whittington, M. 2016. Using independent nest survey data to validate changes in reporting rates of Martial Eagles between the Southern African Bird Atlas Project 1 and 2. Ostrich. 87(1):1-5. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Amélineau, F., Bonnet, D., Heitz, O., Mortreux, V., Harding, A.M.A., Karnovsky, N., Walkusz, W., Fort, J. et al. 2016. Microplastic pollution in the Greenland Sea: Background levels and selective contamination of planktivorous diving seabirds. Environmental Pollution. 219:1131-1139. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Amélineau, F., Grémillet, D., Bonnet, D., Bot, T.L. & Fort, J. 2016. Where to Forage in the Absence of Sea Ice? Bathymetry As a Key Factor for an Arctic Seabird. PLoS ONE. 11(7) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Ament, J.M. & Cumming, G.S. 2016. Scale dependency in effectiveness, isolation, and social-ecological spillover of protected areas. Conservation Biology : The Journal of the Society for Conservation Biology. 30(4):846-855. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Angst, D., Buffetaut, E., Lecuyer, C. & Amiot, R. 2016. A new method for estimating locomotion type in large ground birds. Palaeontology. 59(2):217-223. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Atkins, J.F., Moloney, C.L., Probyn, T.A. & Bernard, S. 2016. In situ measurements and model estimates of NO3 and NH4 uptake by different phytoplankton size fractions in the Southern Benguela upwelling system. Frontiers in Marine Science. 3(OCT) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Attwood, C.G., van Zyl, C.S., Lombard, A.T. & McCagh, C. 2016. Seasonally and spatially referenced estimates of recreational shore-angling effort, catch composition, catch rates and total catch in the Goukamma Marine Protected Area, South Africa. African Journal of Marine Science. 38(4):563-579. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Atuo, F.A., Ivande, S.T., Wala, Z.J., Manu, S. & O’Connell, T.J. 2016. Current distribution, breeding population and habitat use of the globally threatened Grey-necked Picathartes Picathartes oreas in south-eastern Nigeria: a call for conservation action. Ostrich. 87(2):101-112. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bailey, I.E., Morgan, K.V., Oschadleus, H.D., DeRuiter, S.L., Meddle, S.L. & Healy, S.D. 2016. Nest-building males trade off material collection costs with territory value. Emu. 116(1):1-8. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Ball, R.E., Serra-Pereira, B., Ellis, J., Genner, M.J., Iglésias, S., Johnson, A.F., Jones, C.S., Leslie, R. et al. 2016. Resolving taxonomic uncertainty in vulnerable elasmobranchs: are the Madeira skate (Raja maderensis) and the thornback ray (Raja clavata) distinct species? Conservation Genetics. 17(3):565-576. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Barlow, R., Gibberd, M.-., Lamont, T., Aiken, J. & Holligan, P. 2016. Chemotaxonomic phytoplankton patterns on the eastern boundary of the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers. 111:73-78. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bauters, K., Asselman, P., Simpson, D.A., Muasya, A.M., Goetghebeur, P. & Larridon, I. 2016. Phylogenetics, ancestral state reconstruction, and a new infrageneric classification of Scleria (Cyperaceae) based on three DNA markers. Taxon. 65(3):444-466. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Becker, P.H., Goutner, V., Ryan, P.G. & González-Solís, J. 2016. Feather mercury concentrations in Southern Ocean seabirds: Variation by species, site and time. Environmental Pollution. 216:253-263. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bergh, N.G. & McKenzie, R.J. 2016. A revision of Heterolepis Cass. (Asteraceae: Cichorioideae). South African Journal of Botany. 105:194-210. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Berry, T.R. & Van Noort, S. 2016. Review of Afrotropical Cryptopimpla Taschenberg (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Banchinae), with description of nine new species. ZooKeys. 2016(640):103-137. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Biccard, A. & Griffiths, C.L. 2016. Additions to the Barnacle (Crustacea: Cirripedia) Fauna of South Africa. African Zoology. 51(2):99-116. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bird, M.S. & Day, J.A. 2016. Impacts of terrestrial habitat transformation on temporary wetland invertebrates in a sclerophyllous Sand fynbos landscape. Hydrobiologia. 782(1):169-185. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Boast, L.K., Good, K. & Klein, R. 2016. Translocation of problem predators: Is it an effective way to mitigate conflict between farmers and cheetahs Acinonyx jubatus in Botswana? Oryx. 50(3):537-544. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Boast, L., Houser, A., Horgan, J., Reeves, H., Phale, P. & Klein, R. 2016. Prey preferences of free-ranging cheetahs on farmland: scat analysis versus farmers' perceptions. African Journal of Ecology. 54(4):424-433. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Boix, D., Kneitel, J., Robson, B.J., Duchet, C., Zúñiga, L., Day, J., Gascón, S., Sala, J. et al. 2016. Invertebrates of freshwater temporary ponds in mediterranean climates. In Invertebrates in Freshwater Wetlands: An International Perspective on Their Ecology. 141-189. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bolton, J.J. 2016. What is aquatic botany?- And why algae are plants: The importance of non-taxonomic terms for groups of organisms. Aquatic Botany. 132:1-4. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bolton, J.J., Clerck, O.D., Francis, C.M., Siyanga-Tembo, F. & Anderson, R.J. 2016. Two newly discovered Grateloupia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) species on aquaculture rafts on the west coast of South Africa, including the widely introduced Grateloupia turuturu. Phycologia. 55(6):659-664. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bond, A.L., McClelland, G.T.W., Ryan, P.G. & Glass, T. 2016. Using measurements to predict laying order in harvested Northern Rockhopper Penguin (Eudyptes moseleyi) eggs. Emu. 116(4):467-471. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bond, W. 2016. Response. Science. 351(6277):1036-1037. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bond, W.J. 2016a. Ancient grasslands at risk. Science. 351(6269):120-122. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bond, W.J. 2016b. Foreword. Ecology and Conservation of Mountaintop Grasslands in Brazil. :viii. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bond, W. & Zaloumis, N.P. 2016. The deforestation story: Testing for anthropogenic origins of Africa’s flammable grassy biomes. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 371(1696) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bourne, A., Holness, S., Holden, P., Scorgie, S., Donatti, C.I. & Midgley, G. 2016. A socio-ecological approach for identifying and contextualising spatial ecosystem-based adaptation priorities at the sub-national level. PLoS ONE. 11(5) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Bowie, R.C.K., Fjeldså, J., Kiure, J. & Kristensen, J.B. 2016. A new member of the greater double-collared sunbird complex (Passeriformes: Nectariniidae) from the Eastern Arc Mountains of Africa. Zootaxa. 4175(1):23-42. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Braby, L., Backeberg, B.C., Ansorge, I., Roberts, M.J., Krug, M. & Reason, C.J.C. 2016. Observed eddy dissipation in the Agulhas Current. Geophysical Research Letters. 43(15):8143-8150. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Braczkowski, A.R., Balme, G.A., Dickman, A., Fattebert, J., Johnson, P., Dickerson, T., MacDonald, D.W. & Hunter, L. 2016. Scent lure effect on camera-trap based leopard density estimates. PLoS ONE. 11(4) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Brown, M.J.F., Dicks, L.V., Paxton, R.J., Baldock, K.C.R., Barron, A.B., Chauzat, M.-., Freitas, B.M., Goulson, D. et al. 2016. A horizon scan of future threats and opportunities for pollinators and pollination. PeerJ. 2016(9) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Buck, W.R. & Hedderson, T.A.J. 2016. Sematophyllum rheophytcum (Bryopsida, Sematophyllaceae), a new rheophytc species from Rwanda. Bothalia. 46(1) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Buffetaut, E. & Angst, D. 2016. Pelvic elements of the giant bird Gargantuavis from the Upper Cretaceous of Cruzy (southern France), with remarks on pneumatisation. Cretaceous Research. 66:1-6. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cáceres, A., Melo, M., Barlow, J. & Mills, M.S.L. 2016. Radiotelemetry reveals key data for the conservation of Sheppardia gabela (Rand, 1957) in the Angolan Escarpment forest. African Journal of Ecology. 54(3):317-327. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Caers, J., Janssen, T., Van Rompay, L., Broeckx, V., Van Den Abbeele, J., Gäde, G., Schoofs, L. & Beets, I. 2016. Characterization and pharmacological analysis of two adipokinetic hormone receptor variants of the tsetse fly, Glossina morsitans morsitans. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 70:73-84. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Campbell, K.J., Farah, D., Collins, S. & Parsons, N.J. 2016. Sex determination of African Penguins Spheniscus demersus using bill measurements: method comparisons and implications for use. Ostrich. 87(1):47-55. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Charalampopoulou, A., Poulton, A.J., Bakker, D.C.E., Lucas, M.I., Stinchcombe, M.C. & Tyrrell, T. 2016. Environmental drivers of coccolithophore abundance and calcification across Drake Passage (Southern Ocean). Biogeosciences. 13(21):5917-5935. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Charles-Dominique, T., Davies, T.J., Hempson, G.P., Bezeng, B.S., Daru, B.H., Kabongo, R.M., Maurin, O., Muasya, A.M. et al. 2016. Spiny plants, mammal browsers, and the origin of African savannas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113(38):E5579. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Chimphango, S.B., Hattas, D. & Oettlé, N. 2016. Effect of organic cultivation of rooibos tea plants (Aspalathus linearis) on soil nutrient status in Nieuwoudtville, South Africa. South African Journal of Plant and Soil. 33(1):13-21. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Chin, A., Gillson, L., Quiring, S.M., Nelson, D.R., Taylor, M.P., Vanacker, V. & Lovegrove, D. 2016. An evolving Anthropocene for science and society. Anthropocene. 13:1-3. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Chinsamy, A., Cerda, I. & Powell, J. 2016. Vascularised endosteal bone tissue in armoured sauropod dinosaurs. Scientific Reports. 6 Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Clarke, P.J., Lawes, M.J., Midgley, J.J. & Atri, M. 2016. Fire regime, soil fertility and growth form interact to shape fire and growth traits in two co-occurring Banksia species. Evolutionary Ecology. 30(1):35-45. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Clay, T.A., Manica, A., Ryan, P.G., Silk, J.R.D., Croxall, J.P., Ireland, L. & Phillips, R.A. 2016. Proximate drivers of spatial segregation in non-breeding albatrosses. Scientific Reports. 6 Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Clements, H.S., Baum, J. & Cumming, G.S. 2016. Money and motives: An organizational ecology perspective on private land conservation. Biological Conservation. 197:108-115. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Clements, H.S., Cumming, G.S. & Kerley, G.I.H. 2016. Predators on private land: Broad-scale socioeconomic interactions influence large predator management. Ecology and Society. 21(2) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Coll, M., Shannon, L.J., Kleisner, K.M., Juan-Jordá, M.J., Bundy, A., Akoglu, A.G., Banaru, D., Boldt, J.L. et al. 2016. Ecological indicators to capture the effects of fishing on biodiversity and conservation status of marine ecosystems. Ecological Indicators. 60:947-962. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Compton, J.S. & Bergh, E.W. 2016. Phosphorite deposits on the Namibian shelf. Marine Geology. 380:290-314. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cook, T.R., Bonnet, X., Fauvel, T., Shine, R. & Brischoux, F. 2016. Foraging behaviour and energy budgets of sea snakes: Insights from implanted data loggers. Journal of Zoology. 298(2):82-93. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cramer, M.D., Von Holdt, J., Khomo, L. & Midgley, J.J. 2016. Evidence for aeolian origins of heuweltjies from buried gravel layers. South African Journal of Science. 112(1-2) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Crawford, R.J.M., Makhado, A.B. & Oosthuizen, W.H. 2016. Bottom-up and top-down control of the Benguela ecosystem's seabirds. Journal of Marine Systems. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Crawford, R.J.M., Randall, R.M., Cook, T.R., Ryan, P.G., Dyer, B.M., Fox, R., Geldenhuys, D., Huisamen, J. et al. 2016. Cape cormorants decrease, move east and adapt foraging strategies following eastward displacement of their main prey. African Journal of Marine Science. 38(3):373-383. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cui, X., Bianchi, T.S., Hutchings, J.A., Savage, C. & Curtis, J.H. 2016. Partitioning of organic carbon among density fractions in surface sediments of Fiordland, New Zealand. Journal of Geophysical Research G: Biogeosciences. 121(3):1016-1031. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cui, X., Bianchi, T.S., Savage, C. & Smith, R.W. 2016. Organic carbon burial in fjords: Terrestrial versus marine inputs. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 451:41-50. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cumming, G.S., Harebottle, D.M., Mundava, J., Otieno, N. & Tyler, S.J. 2016. Timing and location of reproduction in African waterfowl: An overview of >100 years of nest records. Ecology and Evolution. 6(3):631-646. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cunningham, S.J., Madden, C.F., Barnard, P. & Amar, A. 2016. Electric crows: Powerlines, climate change and the emergence of a native invader. Diversity and Distributions. 22(1):17-29. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Cuthbert, R.J., Wanless, R.M., Angel, A., Burle, M.-., Hilton, G.M., Louw, H., Visser, P., Wilson, J.W. et al. 2016. Drivers of predatory behavior and extreme size in house mice Mus musculus on Gough Island. Journal of Mammalogy. 97(2):533-544. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Daru, B.H., van der Bank, M., Maurin, O., Yessoufou, K., Schaefer, H., Slingsby, J.A. & Davies, T.J. 2016. A novel phylogenetic regionalization of phytogeographical zones of southern Africa reveals their hidden evolutionary affinities. Journal of Biogeography. 43(1):155-166. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Davies, T.J., Daru, B.H., van der Bank, M., Maurin, O. & Bond, W.J. 2016. Multiple routes underground? Frost alone cannot explain the evolution of underground trees. New Phytologist. 209(3):910-912. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Davis, C.L., Hoffman, M.T. & Roberts, W. 2016. Recent trends in the climate of Namaqualand, a megadiverse arid region of South Africa. South African Journal of Science. 112(3-4) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Dawson, J., Pillay, D., Roberts, P.J. & Perissinotto, R. 2016. Declines in benthic macroinvertebrate community metrics and microphytobenthic biomass in an estuarine lake following enrichment by hippo dung. Scientific Reports. 6 Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

De Lecea, A.M., Cooper, R. & Smit, A.J. 2016. Identifying the drivers of the pelagic ecosystem of an oligotrophic bight (KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) using stable isotopes (δ13C, δ15N) and C:N ratio analysis. Marine and Freshwater Research. 67(11):1750-1761. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

de Moor, C.L., Butterworth, D.S. & van der Lingen, C. D. 2016. The quantitative use of parasite data in multistock modelling of South African sardine (sardinops sagax). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 74(11):1895-1903. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

de Vos, A., Cumming, G.S., Cumming, D.H.M., Ament, J.M., Baum, J., Clements, H.S., Grewar, J.D., Maciejewski, K. et al. 2016. Pathogens, disease, and the social-ecological resilience of protected areas. Ecology and Society. 21(1) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

De Vos, A., Cumming, G.S., Moore, C.A., Maciejewski, K. & Duckworth, G. 2016. The relevance of spatial variation in ecotourism attributes for the economic sustainability of protected areas. Ecosphere. 7(2) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

De Vynck, J.C., Anderson, R., Atwater, C., Cowling, R.M., Fisher, E.C., Marean, C.W., Walker, R.S. & Hill, K. 2016. Return rates from intertidal foraging from Blombos Cave to Pinnacle Point: Understanding early human economies. Journal of Human Evolution. 92:101-115. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Dehnhard, N., Ludynia, K., Masello, J.F., Voigt, C.C., McGill, R.A.R. & Quillfeldt, P. 2016. Plasticity in foraging behaviour and diet buffers effects of inter-annual environmental differences on chick growth and survival in southern rockhopper penguins Eudyptes chrysocome chrysocome. Polar Biology. 39(9):1627-1641. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Diemer, N., Griffiths, C.L. & Hodgson, A. 2016. Disentangling the identities and distribution patterns of the introduced beachfleas Orchestia gammarellus and Platorchestia platensis (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Talitridae) in South Africa. African Zoology. 51(4):203-210. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Dool, S.E., Puechmaille, S.J., Foley, N.M., Allegrini, B., Bastian, A., Mutumi, G.L., Maluleke, T.G., Odendaal, L.J. et al. 2016. Nuclear introns outperform mitochondrial DNA in inter-specific phylogenetic reconstruction: Lessons from horseshoe bats (Rhinolophidae: Chiroptera). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 97:196-212. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Douglas, D.J.T., Buchanan, G.M., Thompson, P., Smith, T., Cole, T., Amar, A., Fielding, D.A., Redpath, S.M. et al. 2016. Reply to comment on: Vegetation burning for game management in the UK uplands is increasing and overlaps spatially with soil carbon and protected areas. Biological Conservation. 195:295-296. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Doutrelant, C., Paquet, M., Renoult, J.P., Grégoire, A., Crochet, P.-. & Covas, R. 2016. Worldwide patterns of bird colouration on islands. Ecology Letters. 19(5):537-545. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Ebert, D.A., Straube, N., Leslie, R.W. & Weigmann, S. 2016. Etmopterus alphus n. sp.: a new lanternshark (Squaliformes: Etmopteridae) from the south-western Indian Ocean. African Journal of Marine Science. 38(3):329-340. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Engelhard, G.H., Thurstan, R.H., MacKenzie, B.R., Alleway, H.K., Bannister, R.C.A., Cardinale, M., Clarke, M.W., Currie, J.C. et al. 2016. ICES meets marine historical ecology: Placing the history of fish and fisheries in current policy context. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 73(5):1386-1403. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Engesser, S., Ridley, A.R. & Townsend, S.W. 2016. Meaningful call combinations and compositional processing in the southern pied babbler. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113(21):5976-5981. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Espinaze, M.P.A., Hellard, E., Horak, I.G. & Cumming, G.S. 2016. Analysis of large new South African dataset using two host-specificity indices shows generalism in both adult and larval ticks of mammals. Parasitology. 143(3):366-373. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Fattebert, J., Balme, G.A., Robinson, H.S., Dickerson, T., Slotow, R. & Hunter, L.T.B. 2016. Population recovery highlights spatial organization dynamics in adult leopards. Journal of Zoology. 299(3):153-162. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Fazey, F.M.C. & Ryan, P.G. 2016a. Biofouling on buoyant marine plastics: An experimental study into the effect of size on surface longevity. Environmental Pollution. 210:354-360. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Fazey, F.M.C. & Ryan, P.G. 2016b. Debris size and buoyancy influence the dispersal distance of stranded litter. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 110(1):371-377. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

February, E.C. & Higgins, S.I. 2016. Rapid leaf deployment strategies in a deciduous savanna. PLoS ONE. 11(6) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Fennessy, S.T., Roberts, M.J. & Barlow, R.G. 2016. An editorial synthesis of the ACEP project: Ecosystem Processes in the KwaZulu-Natal Bight. African Journal of Marine Science. 38:S223. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Fogell, D.J., Martin, R.O. & Groombridge, J.J. 2016. Beak and feather disease virus in wild and captive parrots: an analysis of geographic and taxonomic distribution and methodological trends. Archives of Virology. 161(8):2059-2074. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Foley, J., Serieys, L.E.K., Stephenson, N., Riley, S., Foley, C., Jennings, M., Wengert, G., Vickers, W. et al. 2016. A synthetic review of notoedres species mites and mange. Parasitology. 143(14):1847-1861. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Fort, J., Grémillet, D., Traisnel, G., Amélineau, F. & Bustamante, P. 2016. Does temporal variation of mercury levels in Arctic seabirds reflect changes in global environmental contamination, or a modification of Arctic marine food web functioning? Environmental Pollution. 211:382-388. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Frederiksen, M., Descamps, S., Erikstad, K.E., Gaston, A.J., Gilchrist, H.G., Grémillet, D., Johansen, K.L., Kolbeinsson, Y. et al. 2016. Migration and wintering of a declining seabird, the thick-billed murre Uria lomvia, on an ocean basin scale: Conservation implications. Biological Conservation. 200:26-35. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Gäde, G., Šimek, P. & Marco, H.G. 2016a. Identification and bioactivity evaluation of the first neuropeptide from the lesser-known insect order Embioptera (webspinner). Amino Acids. 48(7):1677-1684. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Gäde, G., Šimek, P. & Marco, H.G. 2016b. Novel members of the adipokinetic hormone family in beetles of the superfamily Scarabaeoidea. Amino Acids. 48(12):2785-2798. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Garcia-Heras, M.-., Arroyo, B., Mougeot, F., Amar, A. & Simmons, R.E. 2016. Does timing of breeding matter less where the grass is greener? Seasonal declines in breeding performance differ between regions in an endangered endemic raptor. Nature Conservation. 15:23-45. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Geja, Y., Durholtz, M.D. & Moloney, C.L. 2016. Age and growth of redeye round herring Etrumeus whiteheadi off the South African coast. African Journal of Marine Science. 38(4):493-501. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Gersun, L., Anderson, R.J., Hart, J.R., Maneveldt, G.W. & Bolton, J.J. 2016. Sublittoral seaweed communities on natural and artificial substrata in a high-latitude coral community in South Africa. African Journal of Marine Science. 38(3):303-316. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Geslin, B., Oddie, M., Folschweiller, M., Legras, G., Seymour, C.L., van Veen, F. J. F. & Th�bault, E. 2016. Spatiotemporal changes in flying insect abundance and their functional diversity as a function of distance to natural habitats in a mass flowering crop. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 229:21-29. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Ghilardi, A.M., Aureliano, T., Duque, R.R.C., Fernandes, M.A., Barreto, A.M.F. & Chinsamy, A. 2016. A new titanosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil. Cretaceous Research. 67:16-24. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Gongol, C. & Savage, C. 2016. Spatial variation in rates of benthic denitrification and environmental controls in four New Zealand estuaries. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 556:59-77. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Govender, R., Bisconti, M. & Chinsamy, A. 2016. A late Miocene–early Pliocene baleen whale assemblage from Langebaanweg, west coast of South Africa (Mammalia, Cetacea, Mysticeti). Alcheringa. 40(4):542-555. Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

Grecian, W.J., Witt, M.J., Attrill, M.J., Bearhop, S., Becker, P.H., Egevang, C., Furness, R.W., Godley, B.J. et al. 2016. Seabird diversity hotspot linked to ocean productivity in the Canary Current Large Marine Ecosystem. Biology Letters. 12(8) Available: Scopus Document Link [15 August 2018].

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