A selection of faculty publications from the Department of Biological Sciences, College of Sciences, Old Dominion University.

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Submissions from 2018

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Hydnora arabica (Aristolochiaceae), a New Species from the Arabian Peninsula and a Key to Hydnora, Jay F. Bolin, Darach Lupton, and Lytton John Musselman

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Characterizing Habitat Suitability for a Central‐Place Forager in a Dynamic Marine Environment, Dana K. Briscoe, Sabrina Fossette, Kylie L. Scales, Elliott L. Hazen, Steven J. Bograd, Sara M. Maxwell, Elizabeth A. McHuon, Patrick W. Robibson, Carey Kuhn, Daniel P. Costa, Larry B. Crowder, and Rebecca L. Lewison

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Better Living Through Chemistry: Addressing Emerging Antibiotic Resistance, Nathan P. Coussens, Ashley L. Molinaro, Kayla J. Culbertson, Tyler Peryea, Gergely Zahoránszky-Köhalmi, Matthew D. Hall, and Dayle A. Daines

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Assessing Trade-Offs in Large Marine Protected Areas, Tammy E. Davies, Graham Epstein, Stacy E. Aguilera, Cassandra M. Brooks, Michael Cox, Louisa S. Evans, Sara M. Maxwell, Mateja Nenadovic, and Natalie C. Ban

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BioTIME: A Database of Biodiversity Time Series for the Anthropocene, Maria Dornelas, Laura H. Antão, Faye Moyes, Amanda E. Bates, Anne E. Magurran, Dušan Adams, Asem A. Akhmetzhanova, Ward Appeltans, José Manuel Adam, and Frank P. Day

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Coordination of Different Ligands to Copper(II) and Cobalt(III) Metal Centers Enhances Zika Virus and Dengue Virus Loads in Both Arthropod Cells and Human Keratinocytes, Shovan Dutta, Michael J. Celestine, Supreet Khanal, Alexis Huddleston, Colin Simms, Jessa Faye Arca, Amlam Mitra, Loree Heller, Piotr Kraj, Michael Ledizet, John F. Anderson, Girish Neelakanta, Alvin A. Holder, and Hameeda Sultana

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Using an in vitro System for Maintaining Varroa Destructor Mites on Apis Mellifera Pupae as Hosts: Studies of Mite Longevity and Feeding Behavior, Noble I. Egekwu, Francisco Posada, Daniel E. Sonenshine, and Steven Cook

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Adiposity and Fat Metabolism During Combined Fasting and Lactation in Elephant Seals, Melinda Fowler

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A Dynamic Ocean Management Tool to Reduce Bycatch and Support Sustainable Fisheries, Elliot L. Hazen, Kylie L. Scales, Sara M. Maxwell, Dana K. Briscoe, Heather Welch, Steven J. Bograd, Helen Bailey, Scott R. Benson, Tomo Eguchi, and Heidi Dewar

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Do Avian Blood Parasites Influence Hypoxia Physiology in a High Elevation Environment?, Farah Ishtiaq and Sahas Barve

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Arthropod Transcriptional Activator Protein-1 (AP-1) Aids Tick-Rickettsial Pathogen Survival in the Cold, Supreet Khanal, Vikas Taank, John F. Anderson, Hameeda Sultana, and Girish Neelakanta

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The Spatial Context of “Winning” in MPA Network Design: Location Matters, Andrew S. Kough, Claire B. Paris, and Mark J. Butler IV

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The Mechanisms Shaping the Repertoire of CD4(+)Foxp3(+) Regulatory T Cells, Piotr Kraj and Leszek Ignatowicz

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Blooms of Dinoflagellate Mixotrophs in a Lower Chesapeake Bay Tributary: Carbon and Nitrogen Uptake over Diurnal, Seasonal, and Interannual Timescales, Margaret R. Mulholland, Ryan Morse, Todd Egerton, Peter W. Bernhardt, and K. C. Filippino

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High Frequency Temperature Variability Reduces the Risk of Coral Bleaching, Aryan Safaie, Nyssa J. Silbiger, Timothy R. McClanahan, Geno Pawlak, Daniel J. Barshis, James L. Hench, Gareth J. Williams, and Kristen A. Davis

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Fisheries Bycatch Risk to Marine Megafauna Is Intensified in Lagrangian Coherent Structures, Kylie L. Scales, Elliot L. Hazen, Michael G. Jacox, Frederic Castruccio, Sara M. Maxwell, Rebecca L. Lewison, and Steven J. Bograd

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Low- Copy Nuclear Markers in Isoëtes (Isoëtaceae) Identified With Transcriptomes, Peter W. Schafran, Gabriel Johnson, W. Carl Taylor, Elizabeth A. Zimmer, and Lytton J. Musselman

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Range Expansion of Tick Disease Vectors in North America: Implications for Spread of Tick-Borne Disease, Daniel E. Sonenshine

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Global Conservation Status of Marine Pufferfishes (Tetraodontiformes: Tetraodontidae), Emilie Stump, Gina M. Ralph, Mia T. Comeros-Raynal, Keiichi Matsuura, and Kent E. Carpenter

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Arthropod EVs Mediate Dengue Virus Transmission Through Interaction With a Tetraspanin Domain Containing Glycoprotein Tsp29Fb, Ashish Vora, Wenshuo Zhou, Berlin Londono-Renteria, Michael Woodson, Michael B. Sherman, Tonya M. Collpitts, Girish Neelakanta, and Hameeda Sultana

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Review: Application of Tick Control Technologies for Blacklegged, Lone Star, and American Dog Ticks, Alexis White and Holly Gaff

Submissions from 2017

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Ticks, Ixodes scapularis, Feed Repeatedly on White-Footed Mice despite Strong Inflammatory Response: An Expanding Paradigm for Understanding Tick-Host Interactions, Jennifer M. Anderson, Ian N. Moore, Bianca M. Nagata, José M.C. Ribeiro, Jesus G. Valenzuela, and Daniel E. Sonenshine

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Experimental Evaluation of Several Key Factors Affecting Root Biomass Estimation by 1500 MHz Ground-Penetrating Radar, John C. Bain, Frank P. Day, and John R. Butnor

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Tick Haller's Organ, a New Paradigm for Arthropod Olfaction: How Ticks Differ from Insects, Ann L. Carr, Robert D. Michell III, Anirudh Dhammi, Brooke W. Bissinger, Daniel E. Sonenshine, and R. Michael Roe

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Large Marine Protected Areas Represent Biodiversity Now and Under Climate Change, T. E. Davies, S. M. Maxwell, K. Kaschner, C. Garilao, and N. C. Ban

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A Variant PfCRT Isoform Can Contribute to Plasmodium Falciparum Resistance to the First-Line Partner Drug Piperaquine, Satish K. Dhingra, Devasha Redhi, Jill M. Combrinck, Tomas Yeo, John Okombo, Philipp P. Henrich, Annie N. Cowell, Purva Gupta, Matthew L. Stegman, Jonathan M. Hoke, Roland A. Cooper, Elizabeth Winzeler, Sachel Mok, Timothy J. Egan, and David A. Fidock

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A Review of Phage Therapy Against Bacterial Pathogens of Aquatic and Terrestrial Organisms, Janis Doss, Kayla Culbertson, Delilah Hahn, Joanna Camacho, and Nazir Barekzi

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Impact of Disease on the Survival of Three Commercially Fished Species, John M. Hoenig, Maya L. Groner, Matthew W. Smith, Wolfgang K. Vogelbein, David M. Taylor, Donald F. Landers Jr., John T. Swenarton, and David T. Gauthier

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Turning Performance of Brief Squid Lolliguncula Brevis During Attacks on Shrimp and Fish, Rachel A. Jastrebsky, Ian K. Bartol, and Paul S. Krueger

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Anaplasma Phagocytophilum Infection Modulates Expression of Megakaryocyte Cell Cycle Genes Through Phosphatidylinositol-3-Kinase Signaling, Supreet Khanal, Hameeda Sultana, John D. Catravas, Jason A. Carlyon, and Girish Neelakanta

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Blubber Transciptome Response to Acute Stress Axis Activation Involves Transient Charges in Adipogenesis and Lipolysis in Fast-Adapted Marine Mammal, J. I. Khudyakov, C. D. Champagne, L. M. Meneghetti, and D. E. Crocker

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Testing Alternative Hypotheses for the Cause of Population Declines: The Case of the Red-Headed Woodpecker, Walter D. Koenig, Eric L. Walters, and Paul G. Rodewald

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Defining the Risk of Zika and Chikungunya Virus Transmission in Human Population Centers of the Eastern United States, Carrie A. Manore, Richard S. Ostfeld, Folashade B. Agusto, Holly Gaff, and Shannon L. LaDeau

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Population-Level Coordination of Pigment Response in Individual Cyanobacterial Cells Under Altered Nitrogen Levels, Jaclyn Murton, Aparna Nagarajan, Amelia Y. Nguyen, Michelle Liberton, Harmony A. Hancock, Himadri B. Pakrasi, and Jerilyn A. Timlin

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Population Dynamics of the Cotton Rat in Southeastern Virginia, Robert K. Rose and Heather Green Salamone

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Fit to Predict? Ecoinformatics for Predicting the Catchability of a Pelagic Fish in Near Real-Time, Kylie L. Scales, Elliot L. Hazen, Sara M. Maxwell, Heidi Dewar, Suzanne Kohin, Michael G. Jacox, Christopher A. Edwards, Dana K. Briscoe, Larry B. Crowder, Rebecca L. Lewison, and Steven J. Bograd

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Microbial Invasion vs. Tick Immune Regulation, Daniel E. Sonenshine and Kevin R. Macaluso

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Human Rickettsial Pathogen Modulates Arthropod Organic Anion Transporting Polypeptide and Tryptophan Pathway for Its Survival in Ticks, Vikas Taank, Shovan Dutta, Amrita Dasgupta, Durland Fish, John F. Anderson, Hameeda Sultana, and Girish Neelakanta

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Rapid Adaptive Responses to Climate Change in Corals, Gergely Torda, Jennifer M. Donelson, Manuel Aranda, Daniel J. Barshis, Line Bay, Michael L. Berumen, David G. Bourne, Neal Cantin, Sylvain Foret, and Mikhail Matz

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Ticks Elicit Variable Fibrinogenolytic Activities Upon Feeding on Hosts With Different Immune Backgrounds, Ashish Vora, Vikas Taank, John F. Anderson, Durland Fish, Daniel E. Sonenshine, John D. Catravas, Hameeda Sultana, and Girish Neelakanta

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Investigating Coral Bleaching in a Changing Climate: Our State of Understanding and Opportunities to Push the Field Forward, Mark E. Warner, Daniel Barshis, Sarah Davies, Andréa G. Grottoli, Todd C. LaJeunesse, and Robert Van Woesik

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Multiple Mating by Females in the Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab Callinectes sapidus Population, S. Wells, J. McConaugha, and L. Horth

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Exosomes Serve as Novel Modes of Tick-Borne Flavivirus Transmission From Arthropod to Human Cells and Facilitates Dissemination of Viral RNA and Proteins to the Vertebrate Neuronal Cells, Wenshuo Zhou, Michael Woodson, Biswas Neupane, Fengwei Bai, Michael B. Sherman, Kyung H. Choi, Girish Neelakanta, and Hameeda Sultana

Submissions from 2016

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Volumetric Flow Imaging Reveals the Importance of Vortex Ring Formation in Squid Swimming Tail-First and Arms-First, Ian K. Bartol, Paul S. Krueger, Rachel A. Jastrebsky, Sheila Williams, and Joseph T. Thompson

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Rnd3 as a Novel Target to Ameliorate Microvascular Leakage, Jerome W. Breslin, Dayle A. Daines, Travis M. Doggett, Kristine H. Kurtz, Flavia M. Souza-Smith, Xun E. Zhang, Mack H. Wu, and Sarah Y. Yuan

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Are We Missing Important Areas in Pelagic Marine Conservation? Redefining Conservation Hotspots in the Ocean, Dana K. Briscoe, Sara M. Maxwell, Raphael Kudela, and Larry B. Crowder

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Evidence of Female Sex Pheromones and Characterization of the Cuticular Lipids of Unfed, Adult Male Versus Female Blacklegged Ticks, Ixodes scapularis, Ann L. Carr, Daniel E. Sonenshine, John B. Strider Jr., and R. Michael Roe

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Wake Me When It's Over- Bacterial Toxin-Antitoxin Proteins and Induced Dormancy, Nathan P. Coussens and Dayle A. Daines

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Dynamic Ocean Management Increases the Efficiency and Efficacy of Fisheries Management, Daniel C. Dunn, Sara M. Maxwell, Andre M. Boustany, and Patrick N. Halpin

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Tick Genome Assembled: New Opportunities for Research on Tick-Host-Pathogen Interactions, Jose de la Fuente, Robert M. Waterhouse, Daniel E. Sonenshine, R. Michael Roe, Jose M. Ribeiro, David B. Sattelle, and Catherine A. Hill

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Diet and Foraging Behaviors of Timber Rattlesnakes, Crotalus horridus, in Eastern Virginia, Scott M. Goetz, Christopher E. Petersen, Robert K. Rose, John D. Kleopfer, and Alan H. Savitzky

Genomic Insights Into the Ixodes scapularis Tick Vector of Lyme Disease, M. Gulia-Nuss, A. B. Nuss, J. M. Meyer, D. E. Sonenshine, R. M. Roe, and R. M. Waterhouse

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Genomic Insights Into the Ixodes Scapularis Tick Vector of Lyme Disease, Monika Gulia-Nuss, Andrew B. Nuss, Jason M. Meyer, Daniel E. Sonenshine, R. Michael Roe, Robert M. Waterhouse, David B. Sattelle, Jose de la Fuente, Jose M. Ribeiro, and Karine Megy

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Sex-Obsessed or Just Sociable? Non-Copulatory Displays in the Hamerkop, Natasha Hagemeyer

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Draft genome sequences for seven Streptococcus Parauberis Isolates from Wild Fish in the Chesapeake Bay, Ashley Haines, Emily Nebergall, Elvira Besong, Kimaya Council, Onaysha Lambert, and David Gauthier

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Turning Performance in Squid and Cuttlefish: Unique Dual-Mode, Muscular Hydrostatic Systems, Rachel A. Jastrebsky, Ian K. Bartol, and Paul S. Krueger

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Assessing the Cost of Global Biodiversity and Conservation Knowledge, Diego Juffe-Bignoli, Thomas M. Brooks, Stuart H. M. Butchart, Richard B. Jenkins, Kaia Boe, Michael Hoffman, Ariadne Angulo, Steve Bachman, Monica Böhm, Neil Brummitt, and Kent E. Carpenter

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Anaplasma marginale Actively Modulates Vacuolar Maturation During Intracellular Infection of Its Tick Vector, Dermacentor andersoni, Foregivemore Magunda, Chelsea Wright Thompson, David A. Schneider, and Susan M. Noh

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Local Avian Density Influences Risk of Mortality from Window Strikes, Ann M. Sabo, Natasha D.G. Hagemeyer, Ally S. Lahey, and Eric L. Walters

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Isoetes Mississippiensis: A New Quillwort from Mississippi, USA, Peter W. Schafran, Steven W. Leonard, Rebecca D. Bray, W. Carl Taylor, and Lytton John Musselman

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Tick-, Mosquito-, and Rodent-Bourne Parasite Sampling Designs for the National Ecological Observatory Network, Yuri Springer, David Hoekman, Pieter T.J. Johnson, Paul A. Duffy, Rebecca A. Hufft, and Holly D. Gaff

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Isolation and Characterization of Eight Polymorphic Microsatellites for the Spotted Spiny Lobster, Panulirus guttatus, Nathan Truelove, Donald C. Behringer, Mark J. Butler IV, and Richard F. Preziosi

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A Novel Method of Microsatellite Genotyping-By-Sequencing Using Individual Combinatorial Barcoding, Salla Vartia, Jose L. Villanueva-Cañas, John Finarelli, Edward D. Farrell, Patrick C. Collins, Graham M. Hughes, Jeanette E.L. Carlson, David T. Gauthier, Philip McGinnity, Thomas F. Cross, Richard D. FitzGerald, Luca Mirimin, Fiona Crispie, Paul D. Cotter, and Jens Carlsson

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Geospatial Approaches to Support Pelagic Conservation Planning and Adaptive Management, L. M. Wedding, Sara M. Maxwell, D. Hyrenbach, D. C. Dunn, J. J. Roberts, D. Briscoe, E. Hines, and P. N. Halpin

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A Genetically Distinct Hybrid Zone Occurs for Two Globally Invasive Mosquito Fish Species with Striking Phenotypic Resemblance, Rebecca J. Wilk and Lisa Horth

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Multiple Sensory Modalities Used by Squid in Successful Predator Evasion Throughout Ontogeny, Carly A. York, Ian K. Bartol, and Paul S. Kruger

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MFGE8 Regulates TGF-β-Induced Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition in Endometrial Epithelial Cells in vitro, Liang Yu, Rong Hu, Claretta Sullivan, R. James Swanson, Sergio Oehninger, Ying-Pu Sun, and Silvina Bocca

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Mevalonate-Farnesal Biosynthesis in Ticks: Comparative Synganglion Transcriptomics and a New Perspective, Jiwei Zhu, Sayed M. Khalil, Robert D. Mitchell, Brooke W. Bissinger, Noble Egekwu, Daniel E. Sonenshine, and R. Michael Roe

Submissions from 2015

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Shortfalls and Solutions for Meeting National and Global Conservation Area Targets, Stuart H. M. Butchart, Martin Clarke, Robert J. Smith, Rachel E. Sykes, Jorn P. W. Scharlemann, Mike Harfoot, Graeme M. Buchanan, Ariadne Angulo, Andrew Balmford, Bastian Bertzky, Thomas M. Brooks, Kent E. Carpenter, and 28 Others

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Behavioral Immunity Suppresses an Epizootic in Caribbean Spiny Lobsters, Mark J. Butler IV, Donald C. Behringer Jr., Thomas W. Dolan III, Jessica Moss, and Jeffrey D. Shields

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The Effect of Parental Size on Spermatophore Production, Egg Quality, Fertilization Success, and Larval Characteristics in the Caribbean Spiny Lobster, Panulirus argus, Mark J. Butler IV, Alison Macdiarmid, and Gaya Gnanalingam

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A Popular and Potentially Sustainable Fishery Resource Under Pressure-Extinction Risk and Conservation of Brazilian Sciaenidae (Teleostei: Perciformes), Ning L. Chao, Flávia L. Frédou, Manuel Haimovici, Monica B. Peres, Beth Polidoro, Marcelo Raseira, Rosana Subira, and Kent E. Carpenter

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Casitas: A Location-Dependent Ecological Trap for Juvenile Caribbean Spiny Lobsters, Panulirus argus, Benjamin C. Gutzler, Mark J. Butler IV, and Donald C. Behringer

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Quantifying Florida Bay Habitat Suitability for Fishes and Invertebrates Under Climate Change Scenarios, Kelly A. Kearney, Mark J. Butler IV, Robert Glazer, Christopner R. Kelble, Joseph E. Serafy, and Erik Stabenau

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Altered Connexin 43 Expression Underlies Age-Dependent Decrease of Regulatory T Cell Suppressor Function in Nonobese Diabetic Mice, Michel Kuczma, Cong-Yi Wang, Leszek Ignatowicz, Robert Gourdi, and Piotr Kraj

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Dynamic Ocean Management: Defining and Conceptualizing Real-Time Management of the Ocean, Sara M. Maxwell, Elliot L. Hazen, Rebecca L. Lewison, Danial C. Dunn, Helen Bailey, Steven J. Bograd, Dana K. Briscoe, Sabrina Fossette, Alistair J. Hobday, and Meredith Bennett

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Ecological Drivers and Habitat Associations of Estuarine Bivalves, C. Seabird McKeon, Björn G. Tunberg, Cora A. Johnston, and Daniel J. Barshis

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Comparative Population Genetics of Two Invading Ticks: Evidence of the Ecological Mechanisms Underlying Tick Range Expansions, Robyn Nadolny, Holly Gaff, Jens Carlsson, and David Gauthier

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Transmission-Blocking Vaccines: Focus on Anti-Vector Vaccines against Tick-Borne Diseases, Girish Neelakanta and Hameeda Sultana

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Climate, Environmental and Socio-Economic Change: Weighing Up the Balance in Vector-Borne Disease Transmission, Paul E. Parham, Joanna Waldock, George K. Christophides, Deborah Hemming, Folashade Agusto, Katherine J. Evans, Nina Fefferman, Holly Gaff, Abba Gumel, and Shannon Ladeau

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Mutations in the Plasmodium falciparum Chloroquine Resistance Transporter, PfCRT, Enlarge the Parasite's Food Vacuole and Alter Drug Sensitivities, Serena Pulcini, Henry M. Staines, Andrew H. Lee, Sarah H. Shafik, Guillaume Bouyer, Catherine M. Moore, Daniel A. Daley, Matthew J. Hoke, Lindsey M. Altenhofen, Heather J. Painter, Jainbing Mu, David J.P. Ferguson, Manuel Llinás, Rowena E. Martin, David A. Fidock, Roland A. Cooper, and Sanjeev Krishna

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Identification and Comparative Analysis of Subolesin/Akirin Ortholog from Ornithodoros turicata Ticks, Hameeda Sultana, Unnati Patel, Daniel E. Sonenshine, and Girish Neelakanta

Submissions from 2014

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Lineage-Specific Transcriptional Profiles of Symbiodinium spp. Unaltered by Heat Stress in a Coral Host, Daniel J. Barshis, Jason T. Ladner, Thomas A. Oliver, and Stephen R. Palumbi

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Phylogeography Unplugged: Comparative Surveys in the Genomic Era, Brian W. Bowen, Kartik Shanker, Nina Yasuda, Maria Celia Malay, Sophie Von Der Heyden, Gustav Paulay, Luiz A. Rocha, Kimberly A. Selkoe, Paul H. Barber, Suzanne T. Williams, Harilaos A. Lessios, Eric D. Crandall, Giacomo Bernardi, Christopher P. Meyer, Kent E. Carpenter, and Robert J. Toonen

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Tick-Bourne Pathogens of Potential Zoonotic Importance in the Southern African Region, Simbarashe Chitanga, Holly Gaff, and Samson Mukaratirwa

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Developing Important Marine Mammal Area Criteria: Learning From Ecologically or Biologically Significant Areas and Key Biodiversity Areas, Collenn M. Corrigan, Jeff A. Ardron, Mia T. Comeros-Raynal, Erich Hoyt, Giuseppe Notarbartolo Di Sciara, and Kent E. Carpenter

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Concordance Between Phylogeographic and Biogeographic Boundaries in the Coral Triangle: Conservation Implications Based on Comparative Analyses of Multiple Giant Clam Species, Timery S. DeBoer, Maria Rio Abdon Naguit, Mark V. Erdmann, Maria Carmen A. Ablan-Lagman, Ambariyanto, Kent E. Carpenter, Abdul Hamid A. Toha, and Paul H. Barber

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Concordant Phylogenetic Patterns Inferred from Mitochondrial and Microsatellite DNA in the Giant Clam Tridacna Crocea, Timery S. DeBoer, Ma Rio Abdon Naguit, Mark V. Erdmann, Maria Carmen A. Ablan-Lagman, Ambariyanto, Kent E. Carpenter, Abdul Hamid A. Toba, and Paul H. Barber

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Design and Study of the Efflux Function of the EGFP Fused MexAB-OprM Membrane Transporter in Pseudomonas aeruginosa Using Spectroscopy, Feng Ding, Kerry J. Lee, Ardeschir Vahedi-Faridi, Hiroshi Yoneyama, Christopher J. Osgood, and Xiao-Hong Nancy Xu

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Host Behavior Alters Spiny Lobster-Viral Disease Dynamics: A Simulation Study, Thomas W. Dolan III, Mark J. Butler IV, and Jeffrey D. Shields

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Extinction Risk and Conservation of the World's Sharks and Rays, Nicholas K. Dulvy, Sarah L. Fowler, John A. Musick, Rachel D. Cavanagh, Peter M. Kyne, Lucy R. Harrison, John K. Carlson, Lindsay N. K. Davidson, Sonja V. Fordham, Malcolm P. Francis, Caroline M. Pollock, Colin A. Simpfendorfer, George H. Burgess, Kent E. Carpenter, Leonard J. V. Compagno, David A. Ebert, Claudine Gibson, Michelle R. Heupel, Suzanne R. Livingstone, Jonnell C. Sanciangco, John D. Stevens, Sarah Valenti, and William T. White

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Transcriptome of the Female Synganglion of the Black-Legged Tick Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) With Comparison Between Illumina and 454 Systems, Noble Egekwu, Daniel E. Sonenshine, Brooke W. Bissinger, and R. Michael Roe

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Ehrlichia and Spotted Fever Group Rickettsiae Surveillance in Amblyomma americanum in Virginia Through Use of a Novel Six-Plex Real-Time PCR Assay, David N. Gaines, Darwin J. Operario, Suzanne Stroup, Ellen Stromdahl, Chelsea Wright, Holly Gaff, James Broyhill, Joshua Smith, Douglas E. Norris, Tyler Henning, Agape Lucas, and Eric Houpt

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Wild Bees Preferentially Visit Rudbeckia Flower Heads with Exaggerated Ultraviolet Absorbing Floral Guides, Lisa Horth, Laura Campbell, and Rebecca Bray

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Effects of Predation upon the Long-Spined Sea Urchin Diadema antillarum by the Spotted Spiny Lobster Panulirus guttatus, Meredith D. Kintzing and Mark J. Butler IV

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The Influence of Shelter, Conspecifics, and Threat of Predation on the Behavior of the Long-Spined Sea Urchin (Diadema antillarum), Meredith D. Kintzing and Mark J. Butler IV

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Temperature, Hypoxia, and Mycobacteriosis: Effects on Adult Striped Bass Morone Saxatilis Metabolic Performance, Dominique Lapointe, Wolfgang K. Vogelbein, Mary C. Fabrizio, David T. Gauthier, and Richard W. Brill

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Ontogenetic Investigation of Underwater Hearing Capabilities in Loggerhead Sea Turtles (Caretta caretta) Using a Dual Testing Approach, Ashley L. Lavender, Soraya M. Bartol, and Ian K. Bartol

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Aneurysmal Lesions of Patients with Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Contain Clonally Expanded T Cells, Song Lu, John V. White, Wan Lu Lin, Xiaoying Zhang, Charalambos Solomides, Kyle Evans, Nectaria Ntaoula, Ifeyinwa Nwaneshiudu, John Gaughan, Dimitri S. Monos, Emilia L. Oleszak, and Chris D. Platsoucas

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Phytoplankton in Virginia Lakes and Reservoirs: Part II, Harold G. Marshall