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2018

Lane, H.S., B. Jones, and R. Poulin. 2018. Comparative population genetic study of an important marine parasite from New Zealand flat oysters. Marine Biology 165: 9 [PDF]

2017

Poulin, R. 2017. Invasion ecology meets parasitology: advances and challenges. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 6: 361-363 [PDF]

Solorzano-Garcia, B., J. Gasca-Pineda, R. Poulin, and G. Pérez-Ponce de León. 2017. Lack of genetic structure in pinworm populations from New World primates in forest fragments. International Journal for Parasitology 47: 941-950 [PDF]

Blasco-Costa, I., and R. Poulin. 2017. Parasite life-cycle studies: a plea to resurrect an old parasitological tradition. Journal of Helminthology 91: 647-656 [PDF]

Lehnert, K., H. Randhawa, and R. Poulin. 2017. Metazoan parasites from odontocetes off New Zealand: new records. Parasitology Research 116: 2861-2868 [PDF]

Cirtwill, A.R., C. Lagrue, R. Poulin, and D.B. Stouffer. 2017. Host taxonomy constrains the properties of trophic transmission routes for parasites in lake food webs. Ecology 98: 2401-2412 [PDF]

Tobias, Z.J.C., F. Jorge, and R. Poulin. 2017. Life at the beach: comparative phylogeography of a sandhopper and its nematode parasite reveals extreme lack of parasite mtDNA variation. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 122: 113-132 [PDF]

Dheilly, N.M., D. Bolnick, S. Bordenstein, P.J. Brindley, C. Figueres, E.C. Holmes, J. Martinez, A.J. Phillips, R. Poulin, and K. Rosario. 2017. Parasite Microbiome Project: systematic investigation of microbiome dynamics within and across parasite-host interactions. mSystems 2: e00050-17 [PDF]

Thomas, F., S. Rome, F. Mery, E. Dawson, J. Montagne, P.A. Biro, C. Beckmann, F. Renaud, R. Poulin, M. Raymond, and B. Ujvari. 2017. Changes in diet associated with cancer: an evolutionary perspective. Evolutionary Applications 10: 651-657 [PDF]

Friesen, O.C., R. Poulin, and C. Lagrue. 2017. Differential impacts of shared parasites on fitness components among competing hosts. Ecology and Evolution 7: 4682-4693 [PDF]

Tobias, Z.J.C., A.K. Yadav, A. Schmidt-Rhaesa, and R. Poulin. 2017. Intra- and interspecific genetic diversity of New Zealand hairworms (Nematomorpha). Parasitology 144: 1026-1040 [PDF]

Filion, A., C. Lagrue, B. Presswell, and R. Poulin. 2017. Behavioural modification of personality traits: testing the effect of a trematode on nymphs of the red damselfly Xanthocnemis zealandica. Parasitology Research 116: 1773-1779 [PDF]

Blasco-Costa, I., R. Poulin, and B. Presswell. 2017. Morphological description and molecular analyses of Tylodelphys sp. (Trematoda: Diplostomidae) newly recorded from the freshwater fish Gobiomorphus cotidianus (common bully) in New Zealand. Journal of Helminthology 91: 332-345 [PDF]

Mockett, S., T. Bell, R. Poulin, and F. Jorge. 2017. The diversity and evolution of nematodes (Pharyngodonidae) infecting New Zealand lizards. Parasitology 144: 680-691 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., R. Rinnevalli, and R. Poulin. 2017. Smelling the future: subtle life-history adjustments in response to environmental conditions and perceived transmission opportunities in a trematode. Parasitology 144: 464-474 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and G. Pérez-Ponce de León. 2017. Global analysis reveals that cryptic diversity is linked with habitat but not mode of life. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 30: 641-649 [PDF]

Cohen, J.E., R. Poulin, and C. Lagrue. 2017. Linking parasite populations in hosts to parasite populations in space through Taylor's law and the negative binomial distribution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 114: E47-E56 [PDF]

2016

Maceda-Veiga, A., A.J. Green, R. Poulin, and C. Lagrue. 2016. Body condition peaks at intermediate parasite loads in the common bully Gobiomorphus cotidianus. PLoS ONE 11: e0168992 [PDF]

Maure, F., and R. Poulin. 2016. Inequalities in body size among mermithid nematodes parasitizing earwigs. Parasitology Research 115: 4471-4475 [PDF]

Niebuhr, C.N., R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2016. Is avian malaria playing a role in native bird declines in New Zealand? Testing hypotheses along an elevational gradient. PLoS ONE 11: e0165918 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and B. Presswell. 2016. Taxonomic quality of species descriptions varies over time and with the number of authors, but unevenly among parasitic taxa. Systematic Biology 65: 1107-1116 [PDF]

Pérez-Ponce de León, G., M. Garcia-Varela, C.D. Pinacho-Pinacho, A.L. Sereno-Uribe, and R. Poulin. 2016. Species delimitation in trematodes using DNA sequences: Middle-American Clinostomum as a case study. Parasitology 143: 1773-1789 [PDF]

Lawrence, S.A., and R. Poulin. 2016. Detection of the bacterial endosymbiont Neorickettsia in a New Zealand digenean. Parasitology Research 115: 4275-4279 [PDF]

Born-Torrijos, A., R. Poulin, A. Pérez-del-Olmo, J. Culurgioni, J.A. Raga, and A.S. Holzer. 2016. An optimised multi-host trematode life cycle: fishery discards enhance trophic parasite transmission to scavenging birds. International Journal for Parasitology 46: 745-753 [PDF]

Pérez-Ponce de León, G., and R. Poulin. 2016. Taxonomic distribution of cryptic diversity among metazoans: not so homogeneous after all. Biology Letters 12: 20160371 [PDF]

Stephens, P.R., S. Altizer, K.F. Smith, A.A. Aguirre, J.H. Brown, S.A. Budischak, J.E. Byers, T.A. Dallas, T.J. Davies, J.M. Drake, V.O. Ezenwa, M.J. Farrell, J.L. Gittleman, B.A. Han, S. Huang, R.A. Hutchinson, P. Johnson, C.L. Nunn, D. Onstad, A. Park., G.M. Vazquez-Prokopec, J.P. Schmidt, and R. Poulin. 2016. The macroecology of infectious diseases: a new perspective on global-scale drivers of pathogen distributions and impacts. Ecology Letters 19: 1159-1171 [PDF]

MacLeod, C.D., and R. Poulin. 2016. Parasitic infection alters the physiological response of a marine gastropod to ocean acidification. Parasitology 143: 1397-1408 [PDF]

Stumbo, A.D., and R. Poulin. 2016. Possible mechanism of host manipulation resulting from a diel behaviour pattern of eye-dwelling parasites? Parasitology 143: 1261-1267 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., K. Heaphy, B. Presswell, and R. Poulin. 2016. Strong association between parasitism and phenotypic variation in a supralittoral amphipod. Marine Ecology Progress Series 553: 111-123 [PDF]

Poulin, R., I. Blasco-Costa, and H.S. Randhawa. 2016. Integrating parasitology and marine ecology: seven challenges towards greater synergy. Journal of Sea Research 113: 3-10 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2016. The scaling of parasite biomass with host biomass in lake ecosystems: are parasites limited by host resources? Ecography 39: 507-514 [PDF]

MacLeod, C.D., and R. Poulin. 2016. Parasitic infection: a buffer against ocean acidification? Biology Letters 12: 20160007 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., A. Joannes, R. Poulin, and I. Blasco-Costa. 2016. Genetic structure and host-parasite co-divergence: evidence for trait-specific local adaptation. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 118: 344-358 [PDF]

Guilloteau, P., R. Poulin, and C.D. MacLeod. 2016. Impacts of ocean acidification on multiplication and caste organisation of parasitic trematodes in their gastropod host. Marine Biology 163: 96 [PDF]

Ujvari, B., C. Beckmann, P.A. Biro, A. Arnal, A. Tasiemski, F. Massol, M. Salzet, F. Mery, C. Boidin-Wichlacz, D. Misse, F. Renaud, M. Vittecoq, T. Tissot, B. Roche, R. Poulin, and F. Thomas. 2016. Cancer and life-history traits: lessons from host-parasite interactions. Parasitology 143: 533-541 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2016. Greater diversification of freshwater than marine parasites of fish. International Journal for Parasitology 46: 275-279 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., and R. Poulin. 2016. Food-web-based conparison of the drivers of helminth parasite species richness in coastal fish and bird definitive hosts. Marine Ecology Progress Series 545: 9-19 [PDF]

Tissot, T., A. Arnal, C. Jacqueline, R. Poulin, T. Lefèvre, F. Mery, F. Renaud, B. Roche, F. Massol, M. Salzet, P. Ewald, A. Tasiemski, B. Ujvari, and F. Thomas. 2016. Host manipulation by cancer cells: expectations, facts and therapeutic implications. BioEssays 38: 276-285 [PDF]

Harland, H., C.D. MacLeod, and R. Poulin. 2016. Lack of genetic variation in the response of a trematode parasite to ocean acidification. Marine Biology 163: 1 [PDF]

Blasco-Costa, I., R. Poulin, and B. Presswell. 2016. Species of Apatemon Szidat, 1928 and Australapatemon Sudarikov, 1959 (Trematoda: Strigeidae) from New Zealand: linking and characterising life cycle stages with morphology and molecules. Parasitology Research 115: 271-289 [PDF]

Poulin, R., A.A. Besson, M.B. Morin, and H.S. Randhawa. 2016. Missing links: testing the completeness or host-parasite checklists. Parasitology 143: 114-122 [PDF]

Cirtwill, A.R., D.B. Stouffer, R. Poulin, and C. Lagrue. 2016. Are parasite richness and abundance linked to prey species richness and individual feeding preferences in fish hosts? Parasitology 143: 75-86 [PDF]

O'Connell-Milne, S.A., R. Poulin, C. Savage, and W. Rayment. 2016. Reduced growth, body condition and foot length of the bivalve Austrovenus stutchburyi in response to parasite infection. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 474: 23-28 [PDF]

2015

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2015. Bottom-up regulation of parasite population densities in freshwater ecosystems. Oikos 124: 1639-1647 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and F. Maure. 2015. Host manipulation by parasites: a look back before moving forward. Trends in Parasitology 31: 563-570 [PDF]

MacLeod, C.D., and R. Poulin. 2015. Interactive effects of parasitic infection and ocean acidification on the calcification of a marine gastropod. Marine Ecology Progress Series 537: 137-150 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2015. Local diversity reduces infection risk across multiple freshwater host-parasite associations. Freshwater Biology 60: 2445-2454 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2015. Measuring fish body condition with or without parasites: does it matter? Journal of Fish Biology 87: 836-847 [PDF]

Harland, H., C.D. MacLeod, and R. Poulin. 2015. Non-linear effects of ocean acidification on the transmission of a marine intertidal parasite. Marine Ecology Progress Series 536: 55-64 [PDF]

O'Dwyer, K., and R. Poulin. 2015. Taken to the limit: is desiccation stress causing precocious encystment of trematode parasites in snails? Parasitology International 64: 632-637 [PDF]

Valois, A.E., and R. Poulin. 2015. Global drivers of parasitism in freshwater plankton communities. Limnology and Oceanography 60: 1707-1718 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2015. Spatial covariation of local abundance among different parasite species: the effect of shared hosts. Parasitology Research 114: 3637-3643 [PDF]

Dheilly, N.M., R. Poulin, and F. Thomas. 2015. Biological warfare: microorganisms as drivers of host-parasite interactions. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 34: 251-259 [PDF]

MacLeod, C.D., and R. Poulin. 2015. Differential tolerances to ocean acidification by parasites that share the same host. International Journal for Parasitology 45: 485-493 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and C. Lagrue. 2015. The ups and downs of life: population expansion and bottlenecks of helminth parasites through their complex life cycle. Parasitology 142: 791-799 [PDF]

Presswell, B., S. Evans, R. Poulin, and F. Jorge. 2015. Morphological and molecular characterization of Mermis nigrescens Dujardin, 1842 (Nematoda: Mermithidae) parasitizing the introduced European earwig (Dermaptera: Forficulidae) in New Zealand. Journal of Helminthology 89: 267-276 [PDF]

Blasco-Costa, I., C. Rouco, and R. Poulin. 2015. Biogeography of parasitism in freshwater fish: spatial patterns in hot spots of infection. Ecography 38: 301-310 [PDF]

Nakagawa, S., R. Poulin, K. Mengersen, K. Reinhold, L. Engqvist, M. Lagisz, and A.M. Senior. 2015. Meta-analysis of variation: ecological and evolutionary applications and beyond. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 6: 143-152 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., R. Poulin, and J.E. Cohen. 2015. Parasitism alters three power laws of scaling in a metazoan community: Taylor's law, density-mass allometry, and variance-mass allometry. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 112: 1791-1796 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and H.S. Randhawa. 2015. Evolution of parasitism along convergent lines: from ecology to genomics. Parasitology 142: S6-S15 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., J. Palladino, and R. Poulin. 2015. Broad geographic analyses reveal varying patterns of genetic diversity and host specificity among echinostome trematodes in New Zealand snails. Parasitology 142: 406-415 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and T. Kamiya. 2015. Parasites as biological tags of fish stocks: a meta-analysis of their discriminatory power. Parasitology 142: 145-155 [PDF]

Randhawa, H.S., R. Poulin, and M. Krkošek. 2015. Increasing rate of species discovery in sharks coincides with sharp population declines: implications for biodiversity. Ecography 38: 96-107 [PDF]

2014

Berkhout, B.W., M.M. Lloyd, R. Poulin, and A. Studer. 2014. Variation among genotypes in responses to increasing temperature in a marine parasite: evolutionary potential in the face of global warming? International Journal for Parasitology 44: 1019-1027 [PDF]

Herrmann, K.K., R. Poulin, D.B. Keeney, and I. Blasco-Costa. 2014. Genetic structure in a progenetic trematode: signs of cryptic species with contrasting reproductive strategies. International Journal for Parasitology 44: 811-818 [PDF]

O'Dwyer, K., I. Blasco-Costa, R. Poulin, and A. Faltynkova. 2014. Four marine digenean parasites of Austrolittorina spp. (Gastropoda: Littorinidae) in New Zealand: morphological and molecular data. Systematic Parasitology 89: 133-152 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2014. Parasite biodiversity revisited: frontiers and constraints. International Journal for Parasitology 44: 581-589 [PDF]

Jorge, F., A. Perera, V. Roca, M.A. Carretero, D.J. Harris, and R. Poulin. 2014. Evolution of alternative male morphotypes in oxyurid nematodes: a case of convergence? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27: 1631-1643 [PDF]

Joannes, A., C. Lagrue, R. Poulin, and S. Beltran-Bech. 2014. Effects of genetic similarity on the life-history strategy of co-infecting trematodes: are parasites capable of intrahost kin recognition? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27: 1623-1630 [PDF]

Kamiya, T., K. O'Dwyer, S. Nakagawa, and R. Poulin. 2014. Host diversity drives parasite diversity: meta-analytical insights into patterns and causal mechanisms. Ecography 37: 689-697 [PDF]

Born-Torrijos, A., R. Poulin, J.A. Raga, and A.S. Holzer. 2014. Estimating trematode prevalence in snail hosts using a single-step duplex PCR: how badly does cercarial shedding underestimate infection rates? Parasites and Vectors 7: 243 [PDF]

Gortazar, C., L.A. Reperant, T. Kuiken, J. de la Fuente, M. Boadella, B. Martinez-Lopez, F. Ruiz-Fons, A. Estrada-Peña, C. Drosten, G. Medley, R. Ostfeld, T. Peterson, K. VerCauteren, C. Menge, M. Artois, C. Schultsz, R. Delahay, J. Serra-Cobo, R. Poulin, F. Keck, A.A. Aguirre, H. Henttonen, A.P. Dobson, S. Kutz, J. Lubroth, and A. Mysterud. 2014. Crossing the interspecies barrier: opening the door to zoonotic pathogens. PLoS Pathogens 10: e1004129 [PDF]

Lloyd, M.M., and R. Poulin. 2014. Geographic variation in caste ratio of trematode colonies with a division of labour reflect local adaptation. Parasitology Research 113: 2593-2602 [PDF]

O'Dwyer, K., A. Lynch, and R. Poulin. 2014. Reduced attachment strength of rocky shore gastropods caused by trematode infection. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 458: 1-5 [PDF]

Studer, A., and R. Poulin. 2014. Analysis of trait mean and variability versus temperature in trematode cercariae: is there scope for adaptation to global warming? International Journal for Parasitology 44: 403-413 [PDF]

Estrada-Peña, A., R.S. Ostfeld, A.T. Peterson, R. Poulin, and J. de la Fuente. 2014. Effects of environmental change on zoonotic disease risk: an ecological primer. Trends in Parasitology 30: 205-214 [PDF]

Lloyd, M.M., and R. Poulin. 2014. Multi-clone infections and the impact of intraspecific competition on trematode colonies with a division of labour. Parasitology 141: 304-310 [PDF]

Hadfield, J.D., B.R. Krasnov, R. Poulin, and S. Nakagawa. 2014. A tale of two phylogenies: comparative analyses of ecological interactions. American Naturalist 183: 174-187 [PDF]

O'Dwyer, K., T. Kamiya, and R. Poulin. 2014. Altered microhabitat use and movement of littorinid gastropods: the effects of parasites. Marine Biology 161: 437-445 [PDF]

Kamiya, T., K. O'Dwyer, S. Nakagawa, and R. Poulin. 2014. What determines species richness of parasitic organisms? A meta-analysis across animal, plant and fungal hosts. Biological Reviews 89: 123-134 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., S. Pilosof, M. Stanko, S. Morand, N.P. Korallo-Vinarskaya, M.V. Vinarski, and R. Poulin. 2014. Co-occurrence and phylogenetic distance in communities of mammalian ectoparasites: limiting similarity versus environmental filtering. Oikos 123: 63-70 [PDF]

2013

Jorge, F., M.A. Carretero, V. Roca, R. Poulin, and A. Perera. 2013. What you get is what they have? Detectability of intestinal parasites in reptiles using faeces. Parasitology Research 112: 4001-4007 [PDF]

Kamiya, T., K. O'Dwyer, J. Nuy, and R. Poulin. 2013. What determines the growth of individual castes in social trematodes? Evolutionary Ecology 27: 1235-1247 [PDF]

Poulin, R., B.R. Krasnov, S. Pilosof, and D.W. Thieltges. 2013. Phylogeny determines the role of helminth parasites in intertidal food webs. Journal of Animal Ecology 82: 1265-1275 [PDF]

Studer, A., M. Widmann, R. Poulin, and M. Krkosek. 2013. Large scale patterns of trematode parasitism in a bivalve host: no evidence for a latitudinal gradient in infection levels. Marine Ecology Progress Series 491: 125-135 [PDF]

Studer, A., and R. Poulin. 2013. Differential effects of temperature variability on the transmission of a marine parasite. Marine Biology 160: 2763-2773 [PDF]

Paterson, R.A., C.A. Rauque, M.V. Fernandez, C.R. Townsend, R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2013. Native fish avoid parasite spillback from multiple exotic hosts: consequences of host density and parasite competency. Biological Invasions 15: 2205-2218 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., P.-A. Amundsen, R.F. Hechinger, P.T.J. Johnson, K.D. Lafferty, K.N. Mouritsen, D.L. Preston, K. Reise, C.D. Zander, and R. Poulin. 2013. Parasites as prey in aquatic food webs: implications for predator infection and parasite transmission. Oikos 122: 1473-1482 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., D.J. Marcogliese, C.A. Blanar, and R. Poulin. 2013. Trematode prevalence-occupancy relationships on regional and continental spatial scales in marine gastropod hosts. Marine Ecology Progress Series 490: 147-154 [PDF]

Blasco-Costa, I., and R. Poulin. 2013. Host traits explain the genetic structure of parasites: a meta-analysis. Parasitology 140: 1316-1322 [PDF]

Studer, A., R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2013. Local effects of a global problem: modelling the risk of parasite-induced mortality in an intertidal trematode-amphipod system. Oecologia 172: 1213-1222 [PDF]

Thompson, R.M., R. Poulin, K.N. Mouritsen, and D.W. Thieltges. 2013. Resource tracking in marine parasites: going with the flow? Oikos 122: 1187-1194 [PDF]

Dunne, J.A., K.D. Lafferty, A.P. Dobson, R.F. Hechinger, A.M. Kuris, N.D. Martinez, J.P. McLaughlin, K.N. Mouritsen, R. Poulin, K. Reise, D.B. Stouffer, D.W. Thieltges, R.J. Williams, and C.D. Zander. 2013. Parasites affect food web structure primarily through increased diversity and complexity. PLoS Biology 11(6): e1001579 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., A.D. Szymaniak, and R. Poulin. 2013. Complex genetic patterns and a phylogeographic disjunction among New Zealand mud snails Zeacumantus subcarinatus and Z. lutulentus. Marine Biology 160: 1477-1488 [PDF]

Studer, A., L. Kremer, J. Nelles, R. Poulin, and D.W. Thieltges. 2013. Biotic interference in parasite transmission: can the feeding of anemones counteract an increased risk of parasitism in amphipods at higher temperature? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 445: 116-119 [PDF]

Lloyd, M.M., and R. Poulin. 2013. Reproduction and caste ratios under stress in trematode colonies with a division of labour. Parasitology 140: 825-832 [PDF]

Paterson, R.A., A. Lal, M. Dale, C.R. Townsend, R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2013. Relative competence of native and exotic fish hosts for two generalist native trematodes. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 2: 136-143 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2013. Explaining variability in parasite aggregation levels among host samples. Parasitology 140: 541-546 [PDF]

Lagisz, M., R. Poulin, and S. Nakagawa. 2013. You are where you live: parasitic nematode mitochondrial genome size is associated with the thermal environment generated by hosts. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 683-690 [PDF]

Kamiya, T., and R. Poulin. 2013. Caste ratios affect the reproductive output of social trematode colonies. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 509-516 [PDF]

Ruiz Daniels, R., S. Beltran, R. Poulin, and C. Lagrue. 2013. Do parasites adopt different strategies in different intermediate hosts? Host size, not host species, influences Coitocaecum parvum (Trematoda) life history strategy, size and egg production. Parasitology 140: 275-283 [PDF]

Blasco-Costa, I., A.V. Koehler, A. Martin, and R. Poulin. 2013. Upstream-downstream gradient in infection levels by fish parasites: a common river pattern? Parasitology 140: 266-274 [PDF]

Lacerda, A.C.F., R.M. Takemoto, R. Poulin, and G.C. Pavanelli. 2013. Parasites of the fish Cichla piquiti (Cichlidae) in native and invaded Brazilian basins: release not from the enemy, but from its effects. Parasitology Research 112: 279-288 [PDF]

Studer, A., and R. Poulin. 2013. Cercarial survival in an intertidal trematode: a multifactorial experiment with temperature, salinity and ultraviolet radiation. Parasitology Research 112: 243-249 [PDF]

Kamiya, T., and R. Poulin. 2013. Behavioural plasticity of social trematodes depends upon social context. Biology Letters 9: 20121027 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2013. Parasite manipulation of host personality and behavioural syndromes. Journal of Experimental Biology 216: 18-26 [PDF]

2012

Hock, S.D., and R. Poulin. 2012. Exposure of the snail Potamopyrgus antipodarum to herbicide boosts output and survival of parasite infective stages. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 1: 13-18 [PDF]

Kamiya, T., and R. Poulin. 2012. Parasite-induced behavioural changes to the trade-off between foraging and predator evasion in a marine snail. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 438: 61-67 [PDF]

Presswell, B., R. Poulin, and H.S. Randhawa. 2012. First report of a gryporhynchid tapeworm (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea) from New Zealand and from an eleotrid fish, described from metacestodes and in vitro-grown worms. Journal of Helminthology 86: 453-464 [PDF]

Paterson, R.A., C.R.Townsend, D.M. Tompkins, and R. Poulin. 2012. Ecological determinants of parasite acquisition by exotic fish species. Oikos 121: 1889-1895 [PDF]

Koehler, A.V., B. Brown, R. Poulin, D.W. Thieltges, and B.L. Fredensborg. 2012. Disentangling phylogenetic constraints from selective forces in the evolution of trematode transmission stages. Evolutionary Ecology 26: 1497-1512 [PDF]

Lloyd, M.M., and R. Poulin. 2012. Fitness benefits of a division of labour in parasitic trematode colonies with and without competition. International Journal for Parasitology 42: 939-946 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and M.R. Forbes. 2012. Meta-analysis and research on host-parasite interactions: past and future. Evolutionary Ecology 26: 1169-1185 [PDF]

Nakagawa, S., and R. Poulin. 2012. Meta-analytic insights into evolutionary ecology: an introduction and synthesis. Evolutionary Ecology 26: 1085-1099 [PDF]

Lacerda, A.C.F., R.M. Takemoto, M. Tavares-Dias, R. Poulin, and G.C. Pavanelli. 2012. Comparative parasitism of the fish Plagioscion squamosissimus in native and invaded river basins. Journal of Parasitology 98: 713-717 [PDF]

MacLeod, C.D., and R. Poulin. 2012. Host-parasite interactions: a litmus test for ocean acidification? Trends in Parasitology 28: 365-369 [PDF]

Poulin, R., G.P. Closs, A.W.T. Lill, A.S. Hicks, K.K. Herrmann, and D.W. Kelly. 2012. Migration as an escape from parasitism in New Zealand galaxiid fishes. Oecologia 169: 955-963 [PDF]

Guilhaumon, F., B.R. Krasnov, R. Poulin, G.I. Shenbrot, and D. Mouillot. 2012. Latitudinal mismatches between the components of mammal-flea interaction networks. Global Ecology and Biogeography 21: 725-731 [PDF]

Hammond-Tooke, C.A., S. Nakagawa, and R. Poulin. 2012. Parasitism and behavioural syndromes in the fish Gobiomorphus cotidianus . Behaviour 149: 601-622 [PDF]

Studer, A., and R. Poulin. 2012. Seasonal dynamics in an intertidal mudflat: the case of a complex trematode life cycle. Marine Ecology Progress Series 455: 79-93 [PDF]

Studer, A., V.M. Cubillos, M.D. Lamare, R. Poulin, and D.J. Burritt. 2012. Effects of ultraviolet radiation on an intertidal trematode parasite: an assessment of damage and protection. International Journal for Parasitology 42: 453-461 [PDF]

Poulin, R., C.A. Blanar, D.W. Thieltges, and D.J. Marcogliese. 2012. Scaling up from epidemiology to biogeography: local infection patterns predict geographical distribution in fish parasites. Journal of Biogeography 39: 1157-1166 [PDF]

Neal, A.T., and R. Poulin. 2012. Substratum preference of Philophthalmus sp. cercariae for cyst formation under natural and experimental conditions. Journal of Parasitology 98: 293-298 [PDF]

Herrmann, K.K., and R. Poulin. 2012. The missing host hypothesis: do chemical cues from predators induce life cycle truncation of trematodes within their fish host? Journal of Fish Biology 80: 816-830 [PDF]

Peoples, R.C., H.S. Randhawa, and R. Poulin. 2012. Parasites of polychaetes and their impact on host survival in Otago Harbour, New Zealand. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 92: 449-455 [PDF]

Moir, M.L., P.A. Vesk, K.E.C. Brennan, R. Poulin, L. Hughes, D.A. Keith, M.A. McCarthy, and D.J. Coates. 2012. Considering extinction of dependent species during translocation, ex situ conservation, and assisted migration of threatened hosts. Conservation Biology 26: 199-207 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., M.A. Fortuna, D. Mouillot, I.S. Khokhlova, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2012. Phylogenetic signal in module composition and species connectivity in compartmentalized host-parasite networks. American Naturalist 179: 501-511 [PDF]

Studer, A., M.D. Lamare, and R. Poulin. 2012. Effects of ultraviolet radiation on the transmission process of an intertidal trematode parasite. Parasitology 139: 537-546 [PDF]

Herrmann, K.K., and R. Poulin. 2012. Geographic variation in life cycle strategies of a progenetic trematode. Journal of Parasitology 98: 103-110 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, I.S. Khokhlova, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2012. Compositional and phylogenetic dissimilarity of host communities drives dissimilarity of ectoparasite assemblages: geographical variation and scale-dependence. Parasitology 139: 338-347 [PDF]

Krkošek, M., B.M. Connors, M.A. Lewis, and R. Poulin. 2012. Allee effects may slow down the spread of parasites in a coastal marine ecosystem. American Naturalist 179: 401-412 [PDF]

Koehler, A.V., and R. Poulin. 2012. Clone-specific immune reactions in a trematode-crustacean system. Parasitology 139: 128-136 [PDF]

Studer, A., and R. Poulin. 2012. Effects of salinity on an intertidal host-parasite system: is the parasite more sensitive than its host? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 412: 110-116 [PDF]

Blasco-Costa, I., J.M. Waters, and R. Poulin. 2012. Swimming against the current: genetic structure, host mobility and the drift paradox in trematode parasites. Molecular Ecology 21: 207-217 [PDF]

Koehler, A.V., Y.P. Springer, H.S. Randhawa, T.L.F. Leung, D.B. Keeney, and R. Poulin. 2012. Genetic and phenotypic influences on clone-level success and host specialization in a generalist parasite. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25: 66-79 [PDF]

2011

Thieltges, D.W., C. Hof, M.K. Borregaard, D.M. Dehling, M. Brändle, R. Brandl, and R. Poulin. 2011. Range size patterns in European freshwater trematodes. Ecography 34: 982-989 [PDF]

Bates, A.E., F. Leiterer, M. L. Wiedeback, and R. Poulin. 2011. Parasitized snails take the heat: a case of host manipulation? Oecologia 167: 613-621 [PDF]

Zander, C.D., N. Josten, K.C. Detloff, R. Poulin, J.P. McLaughlin, and D.W. Thieltges. 2011. Food web including metazoan parasites for a brackish shallow water ecosystem in Germany and Denmark. Ecology 92: 2007 [PDF] [Ecological Archives E092-174]

Mouritsen, K.N., R. Poulin, J.P. McLaughlin, and D.W. Thieltges. 2011. Food web including metazoan parasites for an intertidal ecosystem in New Zealand. Ecology 92: 2006 [PDF] [Ecological Archives E092-173]

Thieltges, D.W., K. Reise, K.N. Mouritsen, J.P. McLaughlin, and R. Poulin. 2011. Food web including metazoan parasites for a tidal basin in Germany and Denmark. Ecology 92: 2005 [PDF] [Ecological Archives E092-172]

Lloyd, M.M., and R. Poulin. 2011. In vitro culture of marine trematodes from their snail first intermediate host. Experimental Parasitology 129: 101-106 [PDF]

Peoples, R.C., and R. Poulin. 2011. Encystment patterns and metacercarial size of an opecoelid trematode in two polychaete hosts. Parasitology Research 109: 865-870 [PDF]

Dittmer, J., A.V. Koehler, F.-J. Richard, R. Poulin, and M. Sicard. 2011. Variation of parasite load and immune parameters in two species of New Zealand shore crabs. Parasitology Research 109: 759-767 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., C. Hof, D.M. Dehling, M. Brändle, R. Brandl, and R. Poulin. 2011. Host diversity and latitude drive trematode diversity patterns in the European freshwater fauna. Global Ecology and Biogeography 20: 675-682 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2011. Small worms, big appetites: ratios of different functional morphs in relation to interspecific competition in trematode parasites. International Journal for Parasitology 41: 1063-1068 [PDF]

Herrmann, K.K., and R. Poulin. 2011. Encystment site affects the reproductive strategy of a progenetic trematode in its fish intermediate host: is host spawning an exit for parasite eggs? Parasitology 138: 1183-1192 [PDF]

Rauque, C.A., R.A. Paterson, R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2011. Do different parasite species interact in their effects on host fitness? A case study on parasites of the amphipod Paracalliope fluviatilis. Parasitology 138: 1176-1182 [PDF]

Paterson, R.A., C.R. Townsend, R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2011. Introduced brown trout alter native acanthocephalan infections in native fish. Journal of Animal Ecology 80: 990-998 [PDF]

Poulin, R., B.R. Krasnov, and D. Mouillot. 2011. Host specificity in phylogenetic and geographic space. Trends in Parasitology 27: 355-361 [PDF]

Poulin, R., C.A. Blanar, D.W. Thieltges, and D.J. Marcogliese. 2011. The biogeography of parasitism in sticklebacks: distance, habitat differences and the similarity in parasite occurrence and abundance. Ecography 34: 540-551 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., D.W. Kelly, A. Hicks, and R. Poulin. 2011. Factors influencing infection patterns of trophically transmitted parasites among a fish community: host diet, host-parasite compatibility or both? Journal of Fish Biology 79: 466-485 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and T.L.F. Leung. 2011. Latitudinal gradient in the taxonomic composition of parasite communities. Journal of Helminthology 85: 228-233 [PDF]

Poulin, R., B.R. Krasnov, D. Mouillot, and D.W. Thieltges. 2011. The comparative ecology and biogeography of parasites. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 366: 2379-2390 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and T.L.F. Leung. 2011. Body size, trophic level, and the use of fish as transmission routes by parasites. Oecologia 166: 731-738 [PDF]

Poulin, R., F. Guilhaumon, H.S. Randhawa, J.L. Luque, and D. Mouillot. 2011. Identifying hotspots of parasite diversity from species-area relationships: host phylogeny versus host ecology. Oikos 120: 740-747 [PDF]

Lei, F., and R. Poulin. 2011. Effects of salinity on multiplication and transmission of an intertidal trematode parasite. Marine Biology 158: 995-1003 [PDF]

Herrmann, K.K., and R. Poulin. 2011. Life cycle truncation in a trematode: does higher temperature indicate shorter host longevity? International Journal for Parasitology 41: 697-704 [PDF]

Koehler, A.V., Y.P. Springer, D.B. Keeney, and R. Poulin. 2011. Intra- and interclonal phenotypic and genetic variability of the trematode Maritrema novaezealandensis. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 103: 106-116 [PDF]

Koppel, E.M., T.L.F. Leung, and R. Poulin. 2011. The marine limpet Notoacmea scapha acts as a transmission sink for intertidal cercariae in Otago Harbour, New Zealand. Journal of Helminthology 85: 160-163 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2011. Uneven distribution of cryptic diversity among higher taxa of parasitic worms. Biology Letters 7: 241-244 [PDF]

Poulin, R., R.A. Paterson, C.R. Townsend, D.M. Tompkins, and D.W. Kelly. 2011. Biological invasions and the dynamics of endemic diseases in freshwater ecosystems. Freshwater Biology 56: 676-688 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2011. Intra-host competition between co-infecting digeneans within a bivalve second intermediate host: dominance by priority-effect or taking advantage of others? International Journal for Parasitology 41: 449-454 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., R. Poulin, and D. Mouillot. 2011. Scale-dependence of phylogenetic signal in ecological traits of ectoparasites. Ecography 34: 114-122 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2011. The many roads to parasitism: a tale of convergence. Advances in Parasitology 74: 1-40 [PDF]

Koehler, A.V., A.G. Gonchar, and R. Poulin. 2011. Genetic and environmental determinants of host use in the trematode Maritrema novaezealandensis (Microphallidae). Parasitology 138: 100-106 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2011. Beta-specificity: the turnover of host species in space and another way to measure host specificity. International Journal for Parasitology 41: 33-41 [PDF]

2010

Randhawa, H.S., and R. Poulin. 2010. Determinants of tapeworm species richness in elasmobranch fishes: untangling environmental and phylogenetic influences. Ecography 33: 866-877 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2010. Latitudinal gradients in parasite diversity: bridging the gap between temperate and tropical areas. Neotropical Helminthology 4: 169-177 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and T.L.F. Leung. 2010. Taxonomic resolution in parasite community studies: are things getting worse? Parasitology 137: 1967-1973 [PDF]

Koehler, A.V., and R. Poulin. 2010. Host partitioning by parasites in an intertidal crustacean community. Journal of Parasitology 96: 862-868 [PDF]

Studer, A., D.W. Thieltges, and R. Poulin. 2010. Parasites and global warming: net effects of temperature on an intertidal host-parasite system. Marine Ecology Progress Series 415: 11-22 [PDF]

Luque, J.L., F.M. Vieira, K. Herrmann, T.M. King, R. Poulin, and C. Lagrue. 2010. New evidence on a cold case: trophic transmission, distribution and host specificity in Hedruris spinigera (Nematoda: Hedruridae). Folia Parasitologica 57: 223-231 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2010. Network analysis shining light on parasite ecology and diversity. Trends in Parasitology 26: 492-498 [PDF]

Randhawa, H.S., and R. Poulin. 2010. Evolution of interspecific variation in size of attachment structures in the large tapeworm genus Acanthobothrium (Tetraphyllidea: Onchobothriidae). Parasitology 137: 1707-1720 [PDF]

Timi, J.T., A.L. Lanfranchi, and R. Poulin. 2010. Consequences of microhabitat selection for reproductive success in the parasitic copepod Neobrachiella spinicephala (Lernaeopodidae). Parasitology 137: 1687-1694 [PDF]

Thomas, F., R. Poulin, and J. Brodeur. 2010. Host manipulation by parasites: a multidimensional phenomenon. Oikos 119: 1217-1223 [PDF]. Plus the follow-up paper [PDF]

Rossin, M.A., A.I. Malizia, J.T. Timi, and R. Poulin. 2010. Parasitism underground: determinants of helminth infections in two species of subterranean rodents (Octodontidae). Parasitology 137: 1569-1575 [PDF]

Neuhäuser, M., J. Kotzmann, M. Walier, and R. Poulin. 2010. The comparison of mean crowding between two groups. Journal of Parasitology 96: 477-481 [PDF]

Bates, A.E., R. Poulin, and M.D. Lamare. 2010. Spatial variation in parasite-induced mortality in an amphipod: shore height versus exposure history. Oecologia 163: 651-659 [PDF]

Vickery, W.L., and R. Poulin. 2010. The evolution of host manipulation by parasites: a game theory analysis. Evolutionary Ecology 24: 773-788 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2010. Parasite manipulation of host behavior: an update and frequently asked questions. Advances in the Study of Behavior 41: 151-186 [PDF]

Fortuna, M.A., D.B. Stouffer, J.M. Olesen, P. Jordano, D. Mouillot, B.R. Krasnov, R. Poulin, and J. Bascompte. 2010. Nestedness versus modularity in ecological networks: two sides of the same coin? Journal of Animal Ecology 79: 811-817 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2010. Deconstructing spatial patterns in species composition of ectoparasite communities: the relative contribution of host composition, environmental variables and geography. Global Ecology and Biogeography 19: 515-526 [PDF]

Timi, J.T., J.L. Luque, and R. Poulin. 2010. Host ontogeny and the temporal decay of similarity in parasite communities of marine fish. International Journal for Parasitology 40: 963-968 [PDF]

Johnson, P.T.J., A. Dobson, K.D. Lafferty, D.J. Marcogliese, J. Memmott, S.A. Orlofske, R. Poulin, and D.W. Thieltges. 2010. When parasites become prey: ecological and epidemiological significance of eating parasites. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 25: 362-371 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., T. Dolch, M. Krakau, and R. Poulin. 2010. Salinity gradient shapes decay of similarity among parasite communities in three marine fishes. Journal of Fish Biology 76: 1806-1814 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, M.V. Vinarski, N.P. Korallo-Vinarskaya, and R. Poulin. 2010. Similarity in ectoparasite faunas of Palaearctic rodents as a function of host phylogenetic, geographic or environmental distances: which matters the most? International Journal for Parasitology 40: 807-817 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2010. The selection of experimental doses and their importance for parasite success in metacercarial infection studies. Parasitology 137: 889-898 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2010. Decay of similarity with host phylogenetic distance in parasite faunas. Parasitology 137: 733-741 [PDF]

Kelly, D.W., R. Poulin, D.M. Tompkins, and C.R. Townsend. 2010. Synergistic effects of glyphosate formulation and parasite infection on fish malformations and survival. Journal of Applied Ecology 47: 498-504 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2010. Manipulative parasites in the world of veterinary science: implications for epidemiology and pathology. The Veterinary Journal 184: 9-13 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2010. The scaling of dose with host body mass and the determinants of success in experimental cercarial infections. International Journal for Parasitology 40: 371-377 [PDF]

Kelly, D.W., H. Thomas, D.W. Thieltges, R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2010. Trematode infection causes malformations and population effects in a declining New Zealand fish. Journal of Animal Ecology 79: 445-452 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., D.B. Keeney, and R. Poulin. 2010. Genetics, intensity-dependence, and host manipulation in the trematode Curtuteria australis: following the strategy of others? Oikos 119: 393-400 [PDF]

Coats, J., R. Poulin, and S. Nakagawa. 2010. The consequences of parasitic infections for host behavioural correlations and predictability. Behaviour 147: 367-382 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2010. Infection success of different trematode genotypes in two alternative intermediate hosts: evidence for intraspecific specialization? Parasitology 137: 321-328 [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2010. Parasitism as a determinant of community structure on intertidal flats. Marine Biology 157: 201-213 [PDF]

Vidal-Martinez, V.M., D. Pech, B. Sures, S.T. Purucker, and R. Poulin. 2010. Can parasites really reveal environmental impact? Trends in Parasitology 26: 44-51 [PDF]

2009

Keeney, D.B., T.M. King, D.L. Rowe, and R. Poulin. 2009. Contrasting mtDNA diversity and population structure in a direct-developing marine gastropod and its trematode parasites. Molecular Ecology 18: 4591-4603 [PDF]

Randhawa, H.S., and R. Poulin. 2009. Determinants and consequences of interspecific body size variation in tetraphyllidean tapeworms. Oecologia 161: 759-769 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., B.L. Fredensborg, A. Studer, and R. Poulin. 2009. Large-scale patterns in trematode richness and infection levels in marine crustacean hosts. Marine Ecology Progress Series 389: 139-147 [PDF]

Koprivnikar, J., and R. Poulin. 2009. Effects of temperature, salinity, and water level on the emergence of marine cercariae. Parasitology Research 105: 957-965 [PDF]

Molecular Ecology Resources Primer Development Consortium (103 authors including Y. Springer, A. Koehler, and R. Poulin). 2009. Permanent genetic resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources database 1 January 2009 — 30 April 2009. Molecular Ecology Resources 9: 1375-1379 [summary article PDF], [original article PDF]

Kelly, D.W., R.A. Paterson, C.R. Townsend, R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2009. Has the introduction of brown trout altered disease patterns in native New Zealand fish? Freshwater Biology 54: 1805-1818 [PDF]

Saldanha, I., T.L.F. Leung, and R. Poulin. 2009. Causes of intraspecific variation in body size among trematode metacercariae. Journal of Helminthology 83: 289-293 [PDF]

Kelly, D.W., R.A. Paterson, C.R. Townsend, R. Poulin, and D.M. Tompkins. 2009. Parasite spillback: a neglected concept in invasion ecology? Ecology 90: 2047-2056 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., M.A.D. Ferguson, C.S. Jones, L.R. Noble, and R. Poulin. 2009. Biogeographical patterns of marine larval trematode parasites in two intermediate snail hosts in Europe. Journal of Biogeography 36: 1493-1501 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2009. Life cycle abbreviation in trematode parasites and the developmental time hypothesis: is the clock ticking? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22: 1727-1738 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., K.M. Donald, D.B. Keeney, A.V. Koehler, R.C. Peoples, and R. Poulin. 2009. Trematode parasites of Otago Harbour (New Zealand) soft-sediment intertidal ecosystems: life cycles, ecological roles and DNA barcodes. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 43: 857-865 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2009. Character combinations, convergence and diversification in ectoparasitic arthropods. International Journal for Parasitology 39: 1165-1171 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., R. Poulin, and D.B. Keeney. 2009. Effects of clonality in multiple infections on the life-history strategy of the trematode Coitocaecum parvum in its amphipod intermediate host. Evolution 63: 1417-1426 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., I. Saldanha, T.L.F. Leung, and R. Poulin. 2009. Contribution of parasites to intra- and inter-site variation in shell morphology of a marine gastropod. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 89: 563-568 [PDF]

Korallo-Vinarskaya, N.P., B.R. Krasnov, M.V. Vinarski, G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, and R. Poulin. 2009. Stability in abundance and niche breadth of gamasid mites across environmental conditions, parasite identity and host pools. Evolutionary Ecology 23: 329-345 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., M.V. Vinarski, N.P. Korallo-Vinarskaya, D. Mouillot, and R. Poulin. 2009. Inferring associations among parasitic gamasid mites from census data. Oecologia 160: 175-185 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., M.A.D. Ferguson, C.S. Jones, M. Krakau, X. de Montaudouin, L.R. Noble, K. Reise, and R. Poulin. 2009. Distance decay of similarity among parasite communities of three marine invertebrate hosts. Oecologia 160: 163-173 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., K. Bryan-Walker, N. Khan, T.M. King, and R. Poulin. 2009. The influence of clonal diversity and intensity-dependence on trematode infections in an amphipod. Parasitology 136: 339-348 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., B.L. Fredensborg, and R. Poulin. 2009. Geographical variation in metacercarial infection levels in marine invertebrate hosts: parasite species character versus local factors. Marine Biology 156: 983-990 [PDF]

Koprivnikar, J., and R. Poulin. 2009. Interspecific and intraspecific variation in cercariae release. Journal of Parasitology 95: 14-19 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2009. Interspecific allometry of morphological traits among trematode parasites: selection and constraints. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 96: 533-540 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., R. Poulin, and D.B. Keeney. 2009. Accumulation of diverse parasite genotypes within the bivalve second intermediate host of the digenean Gymnophallus sp. International Journal for Parasitology 39: 327-331 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., D.B. Keeney, and R. Poulin. 2009. Cryptic species complexes in manipulative echinostomatid trematodes: when two become six. Parasitology 136: 241-252 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2009. Heritability and short-term effects of inbreeding in the progenetic trematode Coitocaecum parvum: is there a need for the definitive host? Parasitology 136: 231-240 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2009. Morphological diversification in different trematode lineages: body size, host type, or time? Parasitology 136: 85-92 [PDF]

Lefèvre, T., C. Lebarbenchon, M. Gauthier-Clerc, D. Missé, R. Poulin, and F. Thomas. 2009. The ecological significance of manipulative parasites. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 24: 41-48 [PDF]

2008

Thieltges, D.W., X. de Montaudouin, B. Fredensborg, K.T. Jensen, J. Koprivnikar, and R. Poulin. 2008. Production of marine trematode cercariae: a potentially overlooked path of energy flow in benthic systems. Marine Ecology Progress Series 372: 147-155 [PDF]

Hopper, J.V., R. Poulin, and D.W. Thieltges. 2008. Buffering role of the intertidal anemone Anthopleura aureoradiata in cercarial transmission from snails to crabs. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 367: 153-156 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2008. Parasitism, commensalism, and mutualism: exploring the many shades of symbioses. Vie et Milieu 58: 107-115 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., I.S. Khokhlova, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2008. Geographic patterns of diversification: an example with ectoparasitic insects. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 95: 807-814 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2008. Size-dependent pattern of metacercariae accumulation in Macomona liliana: the threshold for infection in a dead-end host. Parasitology Research 104: 177-180 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, M. Vinarski, N. Korallo-Vinarskaya, and R. Poulin. 2008. Geographical patterns of abundance: testing expectations of the 'abundance optimum' model in two taxa of ectoparasitic arthropods. Journal of Biogeography 35: 2187-2194 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, I.S. Khokhlova, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2008. Scale-invariance of niche breadth in fleas parasitic on small mammals. Ecography 31: 630-635 [PDF]

Lefèvre, T., B. Roche, R. Poulin, H. Hurd, F. Renaud, and F. Thomas. 2008. Exploiting host compensatory responses: the 'must' of manipulation? Trends in Parasitology 24: 435-439 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2008. Intra- and interspecific competition among helminth parasites: effects on Coitocaecum parvum life-history strategy, size and fecundity. International Journal for Parasitology 38: 1435-1444 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2008. Lack of seasonal variation in the life-history strategies of the trematode Coitocaecum parvum: no apparent environmental effect. Parasitology 135: 1243-1251 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., T.M. King, R. Poulin, and D.B. Keeney. 2008. Ten polymorphic microsatellite loci for the trematode Curtuteria australis (Echinostomatidae). Molecular Ecology Resources 8: 1046-1048 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., C. Lagrue, K. Bryan-Walker, N. Khan, T.L.F. Leung, and R. Poulin. 2008. The use of fluorescent fatty acid analogs as labels in trematode experimental infections. Experimental Parasitology 120: 15-20 [PDF]

Mouillot, D., B.R. Krasnov, and R. Poulin. 2008. High intervality explained by phylogenetic constraints in host-parasite webs. Ecology 89: 2043-2051 [PDF]

Poulin, R., J.L. Luque, F. Guilhaumon, and D. Mouillot. 2008. Species abundance distributions and numerical dominance in gastrointestinal helminth communities of fish hosts. Journal of Helminthology 82: 193-202 [PDF]

Poulin, R., I. Beveridge, and D.M. Spratt. 2008. Spatial scaling laws do not structure strongyloid nematode communities in macropodid hosts. International Journal for Parasitology 38: 1171-1177 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., S. Boessenkool, T.M. King, T.L.F. Leung, and R. Poulin. 2008. Effects of interspecific competition on asexual proliferation and clonal genetic diversity in larval trematode infections of snails. Parasitology 135: 741-747 [PDF]

Poulin, R., B.R. Krasnov, and G.I. Shenbrot. 2008. Interaction frequency across the geographical range as a determinant of host specialisation in generalist fleas. International Journal for Parasitology 38: 989-997 [PDF]

Lafferty, K.D., S. Allesina, M. Arim, C.J. Briggs, G. DeLeo, A.P. Dobson, J.A. Dunne, P.T.J. Johnson, A.M. Kuris, D.J. Marcogliese, N.D. Martinez, J. Memmott, P.A. Marquet, J.P. McLaughlin, E.A. Mordecai, M. Pascual, R. Poulin, and D.W. Thieltges. 2008. Parasites in food webs: the ultimate missing links. Ecology Letters 11: 533-546 [PDF]

Miller, A., G.J. Inglis, and R. Poulin. 2008. Use of the introduced bivalve, Musculista senhousia, by generalist parasites of native New Zealand bivalves. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 42: 143-151 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and J.-L. Justine. 2008. Linking species abundance distributions and body size in monogenean communities. Parasitology Research 103: 187-193 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., I.S. Khokhlova, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2008. How are the host spectra of hematophagous parasites shaped over evolutionary time? Random choice vs selection of a phylogenetic lineage. Parasitology Research 102: 1157-1164 [PDF]

Thieltges, D.W., K.T. Jensen, and R. Poulin. 2008. The role of biotic factors in the transmission of free-living endohelminth stages. Parasitology 135: 407-426 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., K. Bryan-Walker, T.M. King, and R. Poulin. 2008. Local variation of within-host clonal diversity coupled with genetic homogeneity in a marine trematode. Marine Biology 154: 183-190 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, D. Mouillot, and R. Poulin. 2008. Latitudinal gradients in niche breadth: empirical evidence from haematophagous ectoparasites. Journal of Biogeography 35: 592-601 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and F. Thomas. 2008. Epigenetic effects of infection on the phenotype of host offspring: parasites reaching across host generations. Oikos 117: 331-335 [PDF]

Martorelli, S.R., B.L. Fredensborg, T.L.F. Leung, and R. Poulin. 2008. Four trematode cercariae from the New Zealand intertidal snail Zeacumantus subcarinatus (Batillariidae). New Zealand Journal of Zoology 35: 73-84 [PDF]

Mouillot, D., B.R. Krasnov, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2008. Connectance and parasite diet breadth in flea-mammal webs. Ecography 31: 16-20 [PDF]

Pérez-Del Olmo, A., M. Fernández, J.A. Raga, A. Kostadinova, and R. Poulin. 2008. Halfway up the trophic chain: development of parasite communities in the sparid fish Boops boops. Parasitology 135: 257-268 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., N.P. Korallo-Vinarskaya, M.V. Vinarski, G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, and R. Poulin. 2008. Searching for general patterns in parasite ecology: host identity versus environmental influence on gamasid mite assemblages in small mammals. Parasitology 135: 229-242 [PDF]

Luque, J.L., and R. Poulin. 2008. Linking ecology with parasite diversity in Neotropical fishes. Journal of Fish Biology 72: 189-204 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and D.B. Keeney. 2008. Host specificity under molecular and experimental scrutiny. Trends in Parasitology 24: 24-28 [PDF]

Timi, J.T., and R. Poulin. 2008. Different methods, different results: temporal trends in the study of nested subset patterns in parasite communities. Parasitology 135: 131-138 [PDF]

Lebarbenchon, C., S.P. Brown, R. Poulin, M. Gauthier-Clerc, and F. Thomas. 2008. Evolution of pathogens in a man-made world. Molecular Ecology 17: 475-484 [PDF]

2007

Poulin, R., and T.A. Dick. 2007. Spatial variation in population density across the geographical range in helminth parasites of yellow perch, Perca flavescens. Ecography 30: 629-636 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., R. Poulin, and D.B. Keeney. 2007. Ten polymorphic microsatellite loci for the trematode Gymnophallus sp. Molecular Ecology Notes 7: 1039-1041 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2007. The structure of parasite communities in fish hosts: ecology meets geography and climate. Parassitologia 49: 169-172 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., J. McEwan, R. Poulin, and D.B. Keeney. 2007. Co-occurrences of parasite clones and altered host phenotype in a snail-trematode system. International Journal for Parasitology 37: 1459-1467 [PDF]

Vinarski, M.V., N.P. Korallo, B.R. Krasnov, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2007. Decay of similarity of gamasid mite assemblages parasitic on Palaearctic small mammals: geographic distance, host-species composition or environment? Journal of Biogeography 34: 1691-1700 [PDF]

Bryan-Walker, K., T.L.F. Leung, and R. Poulin, 2007. Local adaptation of immunity against a trematode parasite in marine amphipod populations. Marine Biology 152: 687-695 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., J.M. Waters, R. Poulin, and D.B. Keeney. 2007. Microsatellite loci for the progenetic trematode Coitocaecum parvum (Opecoelidae). Molecular Ecology Notes 7: 694-696 [PDF]

Vázquez, D.P., C.J. Melián, N.M. Williams, N. Blüthgen, B.R. Krasnov, and R. Poulin. 2007. Species abundance and asymmetric interaction strength in ecological networks. Oikos 116: 1120-1127 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2007. Are there general laws in parasite ecology? Parasitology 134: 763-776 [PDF]

Luque, J.L., and R. Poulin. 2007. Metazoan parasite species richness in Neotropical fishes: hotspots and the geography of biodiversity. Parasitology 134: 865-878 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2007. Recruitment rate of gymnophallid metacercariae in the New Zealand cockle Austrovenus stutchburyi: an experimental test of the hitch-hiking hypothesis. Parasitology Research 101: 281-287 [PDF]

Luque, J.L., L.M. Bannock, C. Lagrue, and R. Poulin. 2007. Larval Hysterothylacium sp. (Nematoda, Anisakidae) and trematode metacercariae from the amphipod Paracorophium excavatum (Corophiidae) in New Zealand. Acta Parasitologica 52: 146-150 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., and R. Poulin. 2007. Functional richness, functional evenness, and use of niche space in parasite communities. Journal of Parasitology 93: 216-219 [PDF]

Korallo, N.P., M.V. Vinarski, B.R. Krasnov, G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, and R. Poulin. 2007. Are there general rules governing parasite diversity? Small mammalian hosts and gamasid mite assemblages. Diversity and Distributions 13: 353-360 [PDF]

Lagrue, C., and R. Poulin. 2007. Life cycle abbreviation in the trematode Coitocaecum parvum: can parasites adjust to variable conditions? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20: 1189-1195 [PDF]

Currey, R.J.C., and R. Poulin. 2007. Do parasites affect the burrowing activity and emergence of sand hoppers, Talorchestia quoyana (Amphipoda: Talitridae)? Canadian Journal of Zoology 85: 344-351 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2007. Investing in attachment: evolution of anchoring structures in acanthocephalan parasites. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 90: 637-645 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2007. Geographical variation in the 'bottom-up' control of diversity: fleas and their small mammalian hosts. Global Ecology and Biogeography 16: 179-186 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and M. George-Nascimento. 2007. The scaling of total parasite biomass with host body mass. International Journal for Parasitology 37: 359-364 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., J.M. Waters, and R. Poulin. 2007. Diversity of trematode genetic clones within amphipods and the timing of same-clone infections. International Journal for Parasitology 37: 351-357 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., J.M. Waters, and R. Poulin. 2007. Clonal diversity of the marine trematode Maritrema novaezealandensis within intermediate hosts: the molecular ecology of parasite life cycles. Molecular Ecology 16: 431-439 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2007. Interactions between parasites of the cockle Austrovenus stutchburyi: hitch-hikers, resident-cleaners, and habitat facilitators. Parasitology 134: 247-255 [PDF]

2006

Lebarbenchon, C., R. Poulin, M. Gauthier-Clerc, and F. Thomas. 2006. Parasitological consequences of overcrowding in protected areas. EcoHealth 3: 303-307 [PDF]

Keeney, D.B., J.M. Waters, and R. Poulin. 2006. Microsatellite loci for the New Zealand trematode Maritrema novaezealandensis. Molecular Ecology Notes 6: 1042-1044 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2006. Is abundance a species attribute? An example with haematophagous ectoparasites. Oecologia 150: 132-140 [PDF]

Currey, R.J.C., and R. Poulin. 2006. Do parasites affect burrowing depth and habitat choice of sand hoppers, Talorchestia quoyana (Amphipoda: Talitridae)? New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 40: 509-518 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2006. Ecological characteristics of flea species relate to their suitability as plague vectors. Oecologia 149: 474-481 [PDF]

Leung, T.L.F., and R. Poulin. 2006. Effects of the trematode Maritrema novaezealandensis on the behaviour of its amphipod host: adaptive or not? Journal of Helminthology 80: 271-275 [PDF]

Hansen, E.K., and R. Poulin. 2006. Spatial covariation between infection levels and intermediate host densities in two trematode species. Journal of Helminthology 80: 255-259 [PDF]

Mouillot, D., B.R. Krasnov, G.I. Shenbrot, K.J. Gaston, and R. Poulin. 2006. Conservatism of host specificity in parasites. Ecography 29: 596-602 [PDF]

Martorelli, S.R., R. Poulin, and K.N. Mouritsen. 2006. A new cercaria and metacercaria of Acanthoparyphium (Echinostomatidae) found in an intertidal snail, Zeacumantus subcarinatus (Batillaridae) from New Zealand. Parasitology International 55: 163-167 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2006. Variation in infection parameters among populations within parasite species: intrinsic properties versus local factors. International Journal for Parasitology 36: 877-885 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and K.N. Mouritsen. 2006. Climate change, parasitism and the structure of intertidal ecosystems. Journal of Helminthology 80: 183-191 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., S. Morand, D. Mouillot, G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2006. Resource predictability and host specificity in fleas: the effect of host body mass. Parasitology 133: 81-88 [PDF]

Miller, A., G.J. Inglis, and R. Poulin. 2006. Comparison of the ectosymbionts and parasites of an introduced crab, Charybdis japonica, with sympatric and allopatric populations of a native New Zealand crab, Ovalipes catharus (Brachyura: Portunidae). New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 40: 369-378 [PDF]

Fredensborg, B.L., K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2006. Relating bird host distribution and spatial heterogeneity in trematode infections in an intertidal snail: from small to large scale. Marine Biology 149: 275-283 [PDF]

Muñoz, G., D. Mouillot, and R. Poulin. 2006. Testing the niche apportionment hypothesis with parasite communities: is random assortment always the rule? Parasitology 132: 717-724 [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., M. Stanko, I.S. Khokhlova, D. Miklisova, S. Morand, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2006. Relationships between local and regional species richness in flea communities of small mammalian hosts: saturation and spatial scale. Parasitology Research 98: 403-413 [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2006. A parasite indirectly impacts both abundance of primary producers and biomass of secondary producers in an intertidal benthic community. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 86: 221-226 [PDF]

Poulin, R., B.R. Krasnov, G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, and I.S. Khokhlova. 2006. Evolution of host specificity in fleas: is it directional and irreversible? International Journal for Parasitology 36: 185-191 [PDF]

Fredensborg, B.L., and R. Poulin. 2006. Parasitism shaping host life history evolution: Adaptive responses in a marine gastropod to infection by trematodes. Journal of Animal Ecology 75: 44-53 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2006. Global warming and temperature-mediated increases in cercarial emergence in trematode parasites. Parasitology  132: 143-151 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and F. Lefebvre. 2006. Alternative life history and transmission strategies in a parasite: first come, first served? Parasitology 132: 135-141 [PDF]

2005

Mouritsen, K.N., D.M. Tompkins, and R. Poulin. 2005. Climate warming may cause a parasite-induced collapse in coastal amphipod populations. Oecologia 146: 476-483 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2005. Detection of interspecific competition in parasite communities. Journal of Parasitology 91: 1232-1235 [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2005. Parasitism can influence the intertidal zonation of non-host organisms. Marine Biology 148: 1-11  [PDF]

Mouillot, D., A. Simkova, S. Morand, and R. Poulin. 2005. Parasite species coexistence and limiting similarity: a multiscale look at phylogenetic, functional and reproductive distances. Oecologia 146: 269-278  [PDF]

Gonzalez, M.T., and R. Poulin. 2005. Spatial and temporal predictability of the parasite community structure of a benthic marine fish along its distributional range. International Journal for Parasitology 35: 1369-1377  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2005. What are the factors determining the probability of discovering a flea species (Siphonaptera)? Parasitology Research 97: 228-237  [PDF]

Hansen, E.K., and R. Poulin. 2005. Impact of a microphallid trematode on the behaviour and survival of its isopod intermediate host: phylogenetic inheritance? Parasitology Research 97: 242-246  [PDF]

Huyse, T., R. Poulin, and A. Théron. 2005. Speciation in parasites: a population genetic approach. Trends in Parasitology 21: 469-475  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, I.S. Khokhlova, G.I. Shenbrot, and R. Poulin. 2005. Covariance in species diversity and facilitation among non-interactive parasite taxa: all against the host. Parasitology 131: 557-568  [PDF]

Gonzalez, M.T., and R. Poulin. 2005. Nested patterns in parasite component communities of a marine fish along its latitudinal range on the Pacific coast of South America. Parasitology 131: 569-577  [PDF]

Vázquez, D.P., R. Poulin, B.R. Krasnov, and G.I. Shenbrot. 2005. Species abundance and the distribution of specialization in host-parasite interaction networks. Journal of Animal Ecology 74: 946-955  [PDF]

Fredensborg, B.L., and R. Poulin. 2005. Larval helminths in intermediate hosts: Does competition early in life determine the fitness of adult parasites? International Journal for Parasitology 35: 1061-1070  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2005. Abundance patterns and coexistence processes in communities of fleas parasitic on small mammals. Ecography 28: 453-464  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2005. Nested pattern in flea assemblages across the host’s geographic range. Ecography 28: 475-484  [PDF]

Criscione, C.D., R. Poulin, and M.S. Blouin. 2005. Molecular ecology of parasites: elucidating ecological and microevolutionary processes. Molecular Ecology 14: 2247-2257  [PDF]

Lefebvre, F., B. Fredensborg, A. Armstrong, E. Hansen, and R. Poulin. 2005. Assortative pairing in the amphipod Paracalliope fluviatilis: a role for parasites? Hydrobiologia 545: 65-73  [PDF]

Rossin, M.A., R. Poulin, J.T. Timi, and A.I. Malizia. 2005. Causes of inter-individual variation in reproductive strategies of the parasitic nematode Graphidioides subterraneus. Parasitology Research 96: 335-339  [PDF]

Hay, K.B., B.L. Fredensborg, and R. Poulin. 2005. Trematode-induced alterations in shell shape of the mud snail Zeacumantus subcarinatus (Prosobranchia: Batillariidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 85: 989-992  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and D. Mouillot. 2005. Combining phylogenetic and ecological information into a new index of host specificity. Journal of Parasitology 91: 511-514  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2005. Evolutionary trends in body size of parasitic flatworms. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 85: 181-189  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and D. Mouillot. 2005. Host specificity and the probability of discovering species of helminth parasites. Parasitology 130: 709-715  [PDF]

Lefebvre, F., and R. Poulin. 2005. Progenesis in digenean trematodes: a taxonomic and synthetic overview of species reproducing in their second intermediate hosts. Parasitology 130: 587-605  [PDF]

Fredensborg, B.L., K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2005. Impact of trematodes on host survival and population density in the intertidal gastropod Zeacumantus subcarinatus. Marine Ecology Progress Series 290: 109-117  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2005. Spatial variation in species diversity and composition of flea assemblages in small mammalian hosts: geographic distance or faunal similarity? Journal of Biogeography 32: 633-644 [PDF]

Takemoto, R.M., G.C. Pavanelli, M.A.P. Lizama, J.L. Luque, and R. Poulin. 2005. Host population density as the major determinant of endoparasite species richness in floodplain fishes of the upper Paraná River, Brazil. Journal of Helminthology 79: 75-84 [PDF]

Lefebvre, F., and R. Poulin. 2005. Life history constraints on the evolution of abbreviated life cycles in parasitic trematodes. Journal of Helminthology 79: 47-53 [PDF]

Fredensborg, B. L., and R. Poulin. 2005. In vitro cultivation of Maritrema novaezealandensis (Microphallidae): the effect of culture medium on excystation, survival and egg production. Parasitology Research 95: 310-313  [PDF]

Poulin, R., B.L. Fredensborg, E. Hansen, and T.L.F. Leung. 2005. The true cost of host manipulation by parasites. Behavioural Processes 68: 241-244  [PDF]

Mouillot, D., M. George-Nascimento, and R. Poulin. 2005. Richness, structure and functioning in metazoan parasite communities. Oikos 109: 447-460  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2005. Diversification of ectoparasite assemblages and climate: an example with fleas parasitic on small mammals. Global Ecology and Biogeography 14: 167-175  [PDF]

Lefebvre, F., and R. Poulin. 2005. Alternative reproductive strategies in the progenetic trematode Coitocaecum parvum: comparison of selfing and mating worms. Journal of Parasitology 91: 93-98  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., R. Poulin, G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, and I.S. Khokhlova. 2005. Host specificity and geographic range in haematophagous ectoparasites. Oikos 108: 449-456 [PDF]

Thompson, R.M., K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2005. Importance ofparasites and their life cycle characteristics in determining the structure of a large marine food web. Journal of Animal Ecology 74: 77-85 [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2005. Parasites boost biodiversity and change animal community structure by trait-mediated indirect effects. Oikos 108: 344-350 [PDF]

Timi, J.T., A.L. Lanfranchi, and R. Poulin. 2005. Is there a trade-off between fecundity and egg volume in the parasitic copepod Lernanthropus cynoscicola? Parasitology Research 95: 1-4 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2005. Relative infection levels and taxonomic distances among the host species used by a parasite: insights into parasite specialization. Parasitology 130: 109-115 [PDF]

2004

Poulin, R., and K.N. Mouritsen. 2004. Small-scale spatial variation in rates of metacercarial accumulation by a bivalve second intermediate host. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 84: 1209-1212  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., D. Mouillot, G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2004. Geographical variation in host specificity of fleas (Siphonaptera) parasitic on small mammals: the influence of phylogeny and local environmental conditions. Ecography 27: 787-797  [PDF]

Luque, J.L., and R. Poulin. 2004. Use of fish as intermediate hosts by helminth parasites: a comparative analysis. Acta Parasitologica 49: 353-361  [PDF]

Valtonen, E.T., E. Helle, and R. Poulin. 2004. Stability of Corynosoma populations with fluctuating population densities of the seal definitive host. Parasitology 129: 635-642  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2004. Macroecological patterns of species richness in parasite assemblages. Basic and Applied Ecology 5: 423-434  [PDF]

Fredensborg, B.L., K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2004. Intensity-dependent mortality of Paracalliope novizealandiae (Amphipoda: Crustacea) infected by a trematode: experimental infections and field observations. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 311: 253-265  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., G.I. Shenbrot, I.S. Khokhlova, and R. Poulin. 2004. Relationships between parasite abundance and the taxonomic distance among a parasite’s host species: An example with fleas parasitic on small mammals. International Journal for Parasitology 34: 1289-1297  [PDF]

Krasnov, B.R., R. Poulin, G.I. Shenbrot, D. Mouillot, and I.S. Khokhlova. 2004. Ectoparasitic “jacks-of-all-trades”: relationship between abundance and host specificity in fleas (Siphonaptera) parasitic on small mammals. American Naturalist 164: 506-516  [PDF]

Williams, C.M., R. Poulin, and B. J. Sinclair. 2004. Increased haemolymph osmolality suggests a new route for behavioural manipulation of Talorchestia quoyana (Amphipoda: Talitridae) by its mermithid parasite. Functional Ecology 18: 685-691  [PDF]

Neuhäuser, M., and R. Poulin. 2004. Comparing parasite numbers between samples of hosts. Journal of Parasitology 90: 689-691  [PDF]

Babirat, C., K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2004. Equal partnership: two trematode species, not one, manipulate the burrowing behaviour of the New Zealand cockle, Austrovenus stutchburyi. Journal of Helminthology 78: 195-199  [PDF]

Lefebvre, F., T. Schuster, M. Münderle, M. Hine, and R. Poulin. 2004. Anguillicolosis in the short-finned eel Anguilla australis: epidemiology and pathogenicity. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 38: 577-583  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and D. Mouillot. 2004. The relationship between specialization and local abundance: the case of helminth parasites of birds. Oecologia 140: 372-378  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and D. Mouillot. 2004. The evolution of taxonomic diversity in helminth assemblages of mammalian hosts. Evolutionary Ecology 18: 231-247  [PDF]

Luque, J.L., D. Mouillot, and R. Poulin. 2004. Parasite biodiversity and its determinants in coastal marine teleost fishes of Brazil. Parasitology 128: 671-682  [PDF]

George-Nascimento, M., G. Muñoz, P.A. Marquet, and R. Poulin. 2004. Testing the energetic equivalence rule with helminth endoparasites of vertebrates. Ecology Letters 7: 527-531  [PDF]

Fredensborg, B.L., A.D.M. Latham, and R. Poulin. 2004. New records of gastrointestinal helminths from the red-billed gull (Larus novaehollandiae scopulinus). New Zealand Journal of Zoology 31: 75-80  [PDF]

Martorelli, S.R., B.L. Fredensborg, K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2004. Description and proposed life cycle of Maritrema novaezealandensis n.sp. (Microphallidae) parasitic in red-billed gulls Larus novaehollandiae scopulinus from Otago Harbor, South Island, New Zealand. Journal of Parasitology 90: 272-277  [PDF]

Donald, K.M., M. Kennedy, R. Poulin, and H.G. Spencer. 2004. Host specificity and molecular phylogeny of larval Digenea isolated from New Zealand and Australian topshells (Gastropoda: Trochidae). International Journal for Parasitology 34: 557-568  [PDF]

Bagge, A. M., R. Poulin, and E. T. Valtonen. 2004. Fish population size, and not density, as the determining factor of parasite infection: a case study. Parasitology 128: 305-313  [PDF]

Sinisalo, T., R. Poulin, H. Högmander, T. Juuti, and E. T. Valtonen. 2004. The impact of sexual selection on Corynosoma magdaleni (Acanthocephala) infrapopulations in Saimaa ringed seals (Phoca hispida saimensis). Parasitology 128: 179-185  [PDF]

Tompkins, D.M., K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2004. Parasite-induced surfacing in the cockle Austrovenus stutchburyi: adaptation or not? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 17: 247-256  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2004. Parasite species richness in New Zealand fishes: a grossly underestimated component of biodiversity? Diversity and Distributions 10: 31-37  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2004. Parasites and the neutral theory of biodiversity. Ecography 27: 119-123  [PDF]

Mouillot, D., and R. Poulin. 2004. Taxonomic partitioning shedding light on the diversification of parasite communities. Oikos 104: 205-207  [PDF]

2003

Poulin, R. 2003. Information about transmission opportunities triggers a life history switch in a parasite. Evolution 57: 2899-2903  [PDF]

Thomas, F., and R. Poulin. 2003. Egg size variability in trematodes: test of the bet-hedging hypothesis. Journal of Parasitology 89: 1159-1162  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and J.L. Luque. 2003. A general test of the interactive-isolationist continuum in parasite communities of fish. International Journal for Parasitology 33: 1623-1630  [PDF]

Vidal-Martinez, V.M., and R. Poulin. 2003. Spatial and temporal repeatability in parasite community structure of tropical fish hosts. Parasitology 127: 387-398  [PDF]

Morand, S., and R. Poulin. 2003. Phylogenies, the comparative method and parasite evolutionary ecology. Advances in Parasitology 54: 281-302  [PDF]

Timi, J.T., and R. Poulin. 2003. Parasite community structure within and across host populations of a marine pelagic fish: how repeatable is it? International Journal for Parasitology 33: 1353-1362  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2003. The decay of similarity with geographical distance in parasite communities of vertebrate hosts. Journal of Biogeography 30: 1609-1615  [PDF]

Latham, A.D.M., B.L. Fredensborg, L.H. Mcfarland, and R. Poulin. 2003. A gastropod scavenger serving as paratenic host for larval helminth communities in shore crabs. Journal of Parasitology 89: 862-864  [PDF]

Poulin, R., D. Mouillot, and M. George-Nascimento. 2003. The relationship between species richness and productivity in metazoan parasite communities. Oecologia 137: 277-285  [PDF]

Latham, A.D.M., and R. Poulin. 2003. Spatiotemporal heterogeneity in recruitment of larval parasites to shore crab intermediate hosts: the influence of shorebird definitive hosts. Canadian Journal of Zoology 81: 1282-1291 [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2003. Parasite-induced trophic facilitation exploited by a non-host predator: a manipulator’s nightmare. International Journal for Parasitology 33: 1043-1050  [PDF]

Mouillot, D., M. George-Nascimento, and R. Poulin. 2003. How parasites divide resources: a test of the niche apportionment hypothesis. Journal of Animal Ecology 72: 757-764  [PDF]

Poulin, R., M. Wise, and J. Moore. 2003. A comparative analysis of adult body size and its correlates in acanthocephalan parasites. International Journal for Parasitology 33: 799-805  [PDF]

Mcfarland, L.H., K.N. Mouritsen, and R. Poulin. 2003. From first to second and back to first intermediate host: the complex transmission routes of Curtuteria australis (Digenea: Echinostomatidae). Journal of Parasitology 89: 625-628  [PDF]

Moravec, F., B.L. Fredensborg, A.D.M. Latham, and R. Poulin. 2003. Larval Spirurida (Nematoda) from the crab Macrophthalmus hirtipes in New Zealand. Folia Parasitologica 50: 109-114  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and D. Mouillot. 2003. Host introductions and the geography of parasite taxonomic diversity. Journal of Biogeography 30: 837-845  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2003. Parasites in a global village: food, emerging diseases and evolution. Journal of Parasitology  89 (Suppl.): S271-S276  [PDF]

Poulin, R., L. Giari, E. Simoni, and B.S. Dezfuli. 2003. Effects of conspecifics and heterospecifics on individual worm mass in four helminth species parasitic in fish. Parasitology Research 90: 143-147  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and K.N. Mouritsen. 2003. Large-scale determinants of trematode infections in intertidal gastropods. Marine Ecology Progress Series 254: 187-198  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and A.D.M. Latham. 2003. Effects of initial (larval) size and host body temperature on growth in trematodes. Canadian Journal of Zoology 81: 574-581  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and D. Mouillot. 2003. Parasite specialisation from a phylogenetic perspective: a new index of host specificity. Parasitology 126: 473-480  [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2003. The risk of being at the top: foot-cropping in the New Zealand cockle Austrovenus stutchburyi. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 83: 497-498  [PDF]

Poulin, R., K. Nichol, and A.D.M. Latham. 2003. Host sharing and host manipulation by larval helminths in shore crabs: cooperation or conflict? International Journal for Parasitology 33: 425-433  [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2003. The mud flat anemone – cockle association: mutualism in the intertidal zone? Oecologia 135: 131-137   [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., S. McKechnie, E. Meenken, J. Toynbee, and R. Poulin. 2003. Spatial heterogeneity in parasite loads in the New Zealand cockle: the importance of host condition and density. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 83: 307-310  [PDF]

2002

Poulin, R. 2002. Qualitative and quantitative aspects of recent research on helminth parasites. Journal of Helminthology 76: 373-376  [PDF]

Latham, A.D.M., and R. Poulin. 2002. Effect of acanthocephalan parasites on hiding behaviour in two species of shore crabs. Journal of Helminthology 76: 323-326  [PDF]

Poinar, G.Jr., A.D.M. Latham, and R. Poulin. 2002. Thaumamermis zealandica n. sp. (Mermithidae: Nematoda) parasitising the intertidal marine amphipod Talorchestia quoyana (Talitridae: Amphipoda) in New Zealand, with a summary of mermithids infecting amphipods. Systematic Parasitology 53: 227-233  [PDF]

Latham, A.D.M., and R. Poulin. 2002. Field evidence of the impact of two acanthocephalan parasites on the mortality of three species of New Zealand shore crabs (Brachyura). Marine Biology 141: 1131-1139  [PDF]

Morand, S., and R. Poulin. 2002. Body size-density relationships and species diversity in parasitic nematodes: patterns and likely processes. Evolutionary Ecology Research 4: 951-961  [PDF]

Latham, A.D.M., and R. Poulin. 2002. New records of gastrointestinal helminths from the southern black-backed gull (Larus dominicanus) in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 29: 253-257  [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and R. Poulin. 2002. Parasitism, community structure and biodiversity in intertidal ecosystems. Parasitology 124: S101-S117  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and E.T. Valtonen. 2002. The predictability of helminth community structure in space: a comparison of fish populations from adjacent lakes. International Journal for Parasitology 32: 1235-1243  [PDF]

Vickery, W.L., and R. Poulin. 2002. Can helminth community patterns be amplified when transferred by predation from intermediate to definitive hosts? Journal of Parasitology 88: 650-656  [PDF]

Mouritsen, K.N., and Poulin, R. 2002. Parasitism, climate oscillations and the structure of natural communities. Oikos 97: 462-468  [PDF]

Loot, G., Poulin, R., Lek, S., and Guégan, J.-F. 2002. The differential effects of Ligula intestinalis plerocercoids on host growth in three natural populations of roach (Rutilus rutilus L.). Ecology of Freshwater Fish 11: 168-177  [PDF]

Bansemer, C., A. S. Grutter, and R. Poulin. 2002. Geographic variation in the behaviour of the cleaning fish Labroides dimidiatus (Labridae). Ethology 108: 353-366  [PDF]

Dezfuli, B.S., Volponi, S., Beltrami, I., and Poulin, R. 2002. Intra- and interspecific density-dependent effects on growth in helminth parasites of the cormorant, Phalacrocorax carbo sinensis. Parasitology 124: 537-544  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and T.H. Cribb. 2002. Trematode life cycles: Short is sweet? Trends in Parasitology 18: 176-183  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and Latham, A. D. M. 2002. Parasitism and the burrowing depth of the beach hopper Talorchestia quoyana (Amphipoda: Talitridae). Animal Behaviour 63: 269-275  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and Latham, A. D. M. 2002. Inequalities in size and intensity-dependent growth in a mermithid nematode parasitic in beach hoppers (Amphipoda: Talitridae). Journal of Helminthology 76: 65-70  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2002. The evolution of monogenean diversity. International Journal for Parasitology 32: 245-254  [PDF]

2001

Miller, A.A., and R. Poulin. 2001. Parasitism, movement and distribution of the snail Diloma subrostrata (Trochidae) in a soft-sediment intertidal zone. Canadian Journal of Zoology 79: 2029-2035  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2001. Progenesis and reduced virulence as an alternative transmission strategy in a parasitic trematode. Parasitology 123: 623-630  [PDF]

Latham, A. D. M., and Poulin, R. 2001. Effect of acanthocephalan parasites on the behaviour and coloration of the mud crab Macrophthalmus hirtipes (Brachyura: Ocypodidae). Marine Biology 139: 1147-1154  [PDF]

Dezfuli, B. S., L. Giari, S. De Biaggi, and R. Poulin. 2001. Associations and interactions among intestinal helminths of the brown trout, Salmo trutta, in northern Italy. Journal of Helminthology 75: 331-336  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and E. T. Valtonen. 2001. Interspecific associations among larval helminths in fish. International Journal for Parasitology 31: 1589-1596  [PDF]

Williams, J. K., C. R. Townsend, and R. Poulin. 2001. Mermithid nematode infections and drift in the mayfly Deleatidium spp. (Ephemeroptera). Journal of Parasitology 87: 1225-1227  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2001. Another look at the richness of helminth communities in tropical freshwater fish. Journal of Biogeography 28: 737-743  [PDF]

Hamilton, W.J., and R. Poulin. 2001. Parasitism, water temperature, and life history characteristics of the freshwater fish Gobiomorphus breviceps  Stokell (Eleotridae). Ecology of Freshwater Fish 10: 105-110  [PDF]

Poulin, R., and E. T. Valtonen. 2001. Nested assemblages resulting from host size variation: the case of endoparasite communities in fish hosts. International Journal for Parasitology 31: 1194-1204  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2001. Interactions between species and the structure of helminth communities. Parasitology 122 (Suppl.): 3-11  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2001. Body size and segmentation patterns in free-living and parasitic polychaetes. Canadian Journal of Zoology 79: 741-745  [PDF]

Dezfuli, B. S., L. Giari, and R. Poulin. 2001. Costs of intraspecific and interspecific host sharing in acanthocephalan cystacanths. Parasitology 122: 483-489  [PDF]

Valtonen, E. T., K. Pulkkinen, R. Poulin, and M. Julkunen. 2001. The structure of parasite component communities in brackish water fishes of the northeastern Baltic Sea. Parasitology 122: 471-481  [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2000. The evolutionary ecology of parasite-induced changes in host phenotype. Bulletin of the Scandinavian Society for Parasitology 10: 44-48  [sorry, no PDF available]

Poulin, R., and S. R. Rate. 2001. Small-scale spatial heterogeneity in infection levels by symbionts of the amphipod Talorchestia quoyana (Talitridae). Marine Ecology Progress Series 212: 211-216  [PDF]

2000

Thomas, F., R. Poulin, J.-F. Guégan, Y. Michalakis, and F. Renaud. 2000. Are there pros as well as cons to being parasitized? Parasitology Today 16: 533-536 [PDF]

Poulin, R., L. Marshall, and H.G. Spencer. 2000. Genetic variation and prevalence of blood parasites do not correlate among bird species. Journal of Zoology 252: 381-388 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and S. Morand. 2000. The diversity of parasites. Quarterly Review of Biology 75: 277-293 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and J.-F. Guégan. 2000. Nestedness, anti-nestedness, and the relationship between prevalence and intensity in ectoparasite assemblages of marine fish: a spatial model of species coexistence. International Journal for Parasitology 30: 1147-1152 [PDF]

Dezfuli, B. S., L. Giari, and R. Poulin. 2000. Species associations among larval helminths in an amphipod intermediate host. International Journal for Parasitology 30: 1143-1146 [PDF]

Poulin, R., M.J. Steeper, and A.A. Miller. 2000. Non-random patterns of host use by the different parasite species exploiting a cockle population. Parasitology 121: 289-295 [PDF]

Morand, S., and R. Poulin. 2000. Nematode parasite species richness and the evolution of spleen size in birds. Canadian Journal of Zoology 78: 1356-1360 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and S. Morand. 2000. Parasite body size and interspecific variation in levels of aggregation among nematodes. Journal of Parasitology 86: 642-647 [PDF]

Poulin, R., L. Marshall, and H.G. Spencer.  2000. Metazoan parasite species richness and genetic variation among freshwater fish species: cause or consequence? International Journal for Parasitology 30: 697-703 [PDF]

Morand, S., and R. Poulin. 2000. Optimal time to patency in parasitic nematodes: host mortality matters. Ecology Letters 3: 186-190 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 2000. Manipulation of host behaviour by parasites: a weakening paradigm? Proceedings of the Royal Society of London (series B) 267: 787-792 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and W.J. Hamilton. 2000. Egg size variation as a function of environmental variability in parasitic trematodes. Canadian Journal of Zoology 78: 564-569 [sorry, no PDF available]

Poulin, R., and S. Morand. 2000. Testes size, body size and male-male competition in acanthocephalan parasites. Journal of Zoology 250: 551-558 [PDF]

Willis, C., and R. Poulin. 2000. Preference of female rats for the odours of non-parasitised males: the smell of good genes? Folia Parasitologica 47: 6-10 [PDF]

Schmidt-Rhaesa, A., F. Thomas, and R. Poulin. 2000. Redescription of Gordius paranensis Camerano, 1892 (Nematomorpha), a species new for New Zealand. Journal of Natural History 34: 333-340. [sorry, no PDF available]

Poulin, R. 2000. Variation in the intraspecific relationship between fish length and intensity of parasitic infection: biological and statistical causes. Journal of Fish Biology 56: 123-137 [PDF]

Sheridan, L.A.D., R. Poulin, D.F. Ward, and M. Zuk. 2000. Sex differences in parasitic infections among arthropod hosts: is there a male bias? Oikos 88: 327-334 [PDF]

1999

Poulin, R. 1999. Speciation and diversification of parasite lineages: an analysis of congeneric parasite species in vertebrates. Evolutionary Ecology 13: 455-467 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and C. Combes. 1999. The concept of virulence: interpretations and implications. Parasitology Today 15: 474-475 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 1999. Parasitism and shoal size in juvenile sticklebacks: conflicting selection pressures from different ectoparasites? Ethology 105: 959-968 [sorry, no PDF available]

Willis, C., and R. Poulin. 1999. Effects of the tapeworm Hymenolepis diminuta on maternal investment in rats. Canadian Journal of Zoology 77: 1001-1005 [PDF]

Paterson, A.M., and R. Poulin. 1999. Have Chondracanthid copepods co-speciated with their teleost hosts? Systematic Parasitology 44: 79-85 [PDF]

Poulin, R., and S. Morand. 1999. Geographic distances and the similarity among parasite communities of conspecific host populations. Parasitology 119: 369-374 [PDF]

Hamilton, W.J., and R. Poulin. 1999. Female preference and male nuptial colouration in the freshwater fish Gobiomorphus breviceps: geographic variation among populations. Canadian Journal of Zoology 77: 463-469 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 1999. The functional importance of parasites in animal communities: many roles at many levels? International Journal for Parasitology 29: 903-914 [PDF]

Poulin, R.  1999. The intra- and interspecific relationship between abundance and distribution in helminth parasites of birds. Journal of Animal Ecology 68: 719-725 [PDF]

Poulin, R., D.J. Marcogliese, and J.D. McLaughlin. 1999. Skin-penetrating parasites and the release of alarm substances in juvenile rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Journal of Fish Biology 55: 47-53 [PDF]

Morand, S., R. Poulin, K. Rohde, and C. Hayward. 1999. Aggregation and species coexistence of ectoparasites of marine fishes. International Journal for Parasitology 29: 663-672 [PDF]

Poulin, R. 1999. Body size versus abundance among parasite species: positive relationships? Ecography 22: 246-250  [PDF]

Thomas, F., A. Schmidt-Rhaesa, and R. Poulin. 1999. Microhabitat characteristics and reproductive status of male Euchordodes nigromaculatus (Nematomorpha). Journal of Helminthology 73: 91-93 [sorry, no PDF available]

Thomas, F., R. Poulin, T. de Meeüs, J.-F. Guégan, and F. Renaud. 1999. Parasites and ecosystem engineering: what roles could they play? Oikos 84: 167-171 [PDF]

Poulin, R. , and F. Thomas. 1999. Phenotypic variation induced by parasites: extent and evolutionary implications. Parasitology Today 15: 28-32 [PDF]