Publications

Grad students in bold.

J Champagnon, J-D Lebreton, H Drummond, and DJ Anderson.  2018.  Pacific Decadal and El Nino oscillations shape survival of a seabird.  Ecology 99:1063-1072

JK Grace and DJ Anderson.  2018.  Early-life maltreatment predicts adult stress response in a long-lived wild bird.  Biology Letters 14:20170679.

TJ Maness and DJ Anderson.  2017.  Serum chemistry of free-ranging Nazca boobies (Sula granti).  Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 48:1234-1238.

EM Tompkins, HM Townsend, and DJ Anderson. 2017.  Decadal-scale variation in diet forecasts persistently poor breeding under ocean warming in a tropical seabird.  PLoS ONE. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182545

EM Tompkins, DJ Anderson, KL Pabilonia, and KP Huyvaert.  2017.  Avian pox discovered in the critically endangered waved albatross.  Journal of Wildlife Diseases.  doi.org/10.7589/2016-12-264

DJ Anchundia, JF Anderson, and DJ Anderson.  2017.  Overland flight by seabirds at Isla Isabela, Galápagos.  Marine Ornithology 45:139-141.

NP Huffeldt, FR Merkel.  2016.  Sex-specific, inverted rhythms of breeding-site attendance in an Arctic seabird.  Biology Letters 12:20160289. 

FA Estela, M López-Victoria, and DJ Anderson.  2016.  Sula granti. in: Renjifo, L. M., M. F. Gómez, J. Velásquez-Tibata, A. M. Amaya-Villareal, G. H. Kattan, J. D. Amaya-Espinel, and J. Burbano-Girón (eds). Libro Rojo de Aves de Colombia, Volumen 2. Editorial Pontificia Universidad Javeriana e Instituto Alexander von Humboldt, Bogotá D. C., Colombia.

J Morris-Pocock, DJ Anderson, and VL Freisen.  2016.  A complex history of isolation and gene flow in red-footed boobies (Sula sula): the role of biogeographic barriers to gene flow.  Journal of Biogeography.  DOI: 10.1111/jbi.12780

AC Liang, JK Grace, EM Tompkins, and DJ Anderson.  2015.  Yawning, acute stressors, and arousal reduction in Nazca booby adults and nestlings.  Physiology and Behavior 140:38-43.

HA Thomassen, EM Tompkins, O Thalmann, DJ Anderson, and K Foerster.  2015.  Development and characterization of SNP markers in Nazca boobies using Ion Torrent sequencing and high resolution melt analysis.  Conservation Genetics Resources.  DOI: 10.1007/s12686-015-0458-y.

JL Conroy, AF Collins, JT Overpeck, MB Bush, JE Cole, and DJ Anderson.  2015.  A 400-year isotopic record of seabird response to eastern tropical Pacific productivity.  Geo: Geography and Environment 2:137-147.   DOI: 10.1002/geo2.11

JA Awkerman, S Cruz, C Proaño, KP Huyvaert, G Jiménez Uzcátegui, A Baquero, M Wikelski, and DJ Anderson.  2014.  Small range and distinct distribution in a satellite breeding colony of the critically endangered Waved Albatross.  Journal of Ornithology 155:367-378.  DOI: 10.1007/s10336-013-1013-9.

JK Grace and DJ Anderson.  2014.  Personality correlates with contextual plasticity in a free-living, long-lived seabird.  Behaviour 151: 1281-1311, doi: 10.1163/1568539X-00003185.

DJ Anchundia, KP Huyvaert, and DJ Anderson.  2014.  Chronic lack of breeding by Galápagos blue-footed boobies and associated population decline.  Avian Conservation and Ecology 9:6. doi:10.5751/ACE-00650-090106.

JK Grace and DJ Anderson.  2014.  Corticosterone stress response shows long-term repeatability and links to personality in free-living Nazca boobies.  General and Comparative Endocrinology 208:39-48.

JK Grace, EM Tompkins, and DJ Anderson.  2013.  Leucistic adult large cactus finch (Geospiza conirostris) on Española Island, Galápagos: a potential continuation of nestling beak color.  Wilson Journal of Ornithology 125:201-204.

S Cruz, SM, M Hooten, KP Huyvaert, CB Proaño, DJ Anderson, V Afanasyev, and M Wikelski.  2013.  At-sea behavior varies with lunar phase in a nocturnal pelagic seabird, the swallow-tailed gull.  PLoS ONE 8(2):e56889.

S Taylor, DJ Anderson, and VM Friesen.  2013.  Evidence for asymmetrical divergence-gene flow of nuclear loci, but not mitochondrial loci, between seabird sister species: blue-footed (Sula nebouxii) and Peruvian (S. variegata) boobies.  PLoS ONE 8:e62256.

TJ Maness and DJ Anderson.  2013.  Predictors of juvenile survival in birds.  Ornithological Monographs No. 78.

CB Zavalaga, SD Emslie, FA Estela, MS Müller, G Dell’Omo, and DJ Anderson.  2012.  Overnight foraging trips by Nazca boobies and the risk of attack by predatory fish.  Ibis 154:61-73.

SA Taylor, DJ Anderson, CB Zavalaga, and VL Friesen.  2012.  Evidence for strong assortative mating, limited, gene flow, and strong differentiation across the blue-footed/Peruvian booby hybrid zone in northern Peru.  Journal of Avian Biology 43:311-324.

SA Taylor, L MacLagan, DJ Anderson, and V Friesen.  2011. Could specialization to cold water upwelling systems influence gene flow and population differentiation in marine organisms? A case study using the blue-footed booby, Sula nebouxii.  Journal of Biogeography 38:883-893.

SA Taylor, CB Zavalaga, G Luna–Jorquera, A Simeone, DJ Anderson, and V Friesen.  2011.  Panmixia and high genetic diversity in a Humboldt Current endemic, the Peruvian Booby (Sula variegata).  Journal of Ornithology 152:623-630.

J Morris-Pocock, DJ Anderson, and VL Freisen.  2011.  Mechanisms of global diversification in the brown booby (Sula leucogaster) revealed by uniting population genetic and phylogenetic methods.  Molecular Ecology 20:2835-2850.

JK Grace, K Dean, MA Ottinger, and DJ Anderson.  2011.  Hormonal effects of  maltreatment in Nazca booby nestlings: implications for the “cycle of violence”.  Hormones and Behavior 60:78-85.

TJ Maness, MA Westbrock, KJ Feeley, and DJ Anderson.  2011.  Offspring sex does not influence duration of post-fledging parental care in the sexually size dimorphic Nazca Booby (Sula granti).  Neotropical Ornithology 22:347-359.

MS Müller, ET Porter, JK Grace, JA Awkerman, KT Birchler, AR Gunderson, EG Schneider, MA Westbrock, and DJ Anderson.  2011.  Maltreated nestlings exhibit correlated maltreatment as adults: evidence of a “cycle of violence” in Nazca boobies (Sula granti).  Auk 128: 615-619.

JA Morris-Pocock, TE Steeves, FA Estela. DJ Anderson, and VL Friesen.  2010.  Comparative phylogeography of brown (Sula leucogaster) and red-footed boobies (S.sula): the influence of physical barriers and habitat preference on gene flow in pelagic seabirds.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 54:883-896.

CB Zavalaga, SA.Taylor, G Dell’omo, DJ Anderson, and VL Friesen.  2010.  Male/female classification of the Peruvian booby.  Wilson Journal of Ornithology 121:739-744.

RA Browne, EA Collins, and DJ Anderson.  2010.  Morphological variation of Galápagos Island populations of the yellow warbler Dendroica petechia aureola.  Galápagos Research 67:9-13.

Helsen, P., R. A. Browne, D. J. Anderson, P. Verdyck, and S. Van Dongen.  2009.  Galápagos Opuntia (Prickly Pear) cacti: extensive morphological diversity, low genetic variability.  Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 96:451-461.

Awkerman, J. A., D. J. Anderson, and G. C. Whittow.  2009.  Laysan albatross (Phoebastria nigripes).  In The Birds of North America, No. 66 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.).  Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences.

Grace, J. K. and D. J. Anderson.  2009.  Masked booby.  In The Birds of North America, No. 73 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.).  Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences.

Anderson, D. J., Huyvaert, K. P., Awkerman, J. A., Proaño, C. B., Milstead, W. B., Jiménez-Uzcátegui, G., Cruz, S., and Grace. J. K.  2008.  Population Status of the Critically Endangered Waved Albatross (Phoebastria irrorata), 1999-2007.  Endangered Species Research. doi: 10.3354/esr00089

Maness, T. J. and D. J. Anderson.  2008.  Mate rotation by female choice and coercive divorce in Nazca boobies (Sula granti).  Animal Behaviour 76:1267-1277.

Müller, M. S., J. F. Brennecke, E. T. Porter, M. A. Ottinger, and D. J. Anderson.  2008.  Perinatal androgens and adult phenotype vary with nestling social system in boobies.  PLOS One. 3(6): e2460. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0002460

Awkerman, J. A., D. J. Anderson, and G. C. Whittow.  2008.  Black-footed albatross (Phoebastria nigripes).  In The Birds of North America, No. 65 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.).  Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences.

Suryan, R. M., D. J. Anderson, S. A. Shaffer, D. D. Roby, Y. Tremblay, D. P. Costa, P. R. Sievert, F. Sato, K. Ozaki, G. R. Balogh, & N. Nakamura.  2008.  Wind, waves, and wing loading: morphological specialization may limit range expansion of endangered albatrosses. PLoS One 3(12): e4016 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.000401

Browne, R. A., E. A. Collins, and D. J. Anderson.  2008.  Genetic structure of Galápagos populations of the yellow warbler.  Condor 110:549-553.

Maness, T. J., M. A. Westbrock, and D. J. Anderson.  2007.  Ontogenic sex ratio variation in Nazca Boobies ends in male-biased adult sex ratio.  Waterbirds 30:10-16.

Awkerman, J. A., K. Hobson, and D. J. Anderson.  2007.  Isotopic (δ15N and δ13C) evidence for intersexual foraging differences and temporal variation in habitat use in waved albatrosses. Canadian Journal of Zoology 85:273-279.

Awkerman, J. A., M. A. Westbrock, K. P. Huyvaert, and D. J. Anderson.  2007.  Female-biased sex ratio arises after parental care in sexually dimorphic waved albatross.  Auk 124:1336-1346.

Townsend, H. M. and D. J. Anderson.  2007.  Assessment of costs of reproduction in a pelagic seabird using multi-state mark-recapture models.  Evolution 61:1956-1968.

Townsend, H. M., T.  J. Maness, and D. J. Anderson.  2007.  Offspring growth and parental care in sexually dimorphic Nazca Boobies (Sula granti).  Canadian Journal of Zoology 85:686-694.

Townsend, H. M. and D. J. Anderson.  2007.  Production of insurance eggs in Nazca boobies: costs, benefits, and variable parental quality.  Behavioral Ecology 18:841-848.

Maness, T. J. and D. J. Anderson.  2007.  Serial monogamy and sex ratio bias in Nazca boobies.  Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B 274:2047-2054.

Apanius, V, M. A. Westbrock, and D. J. Anderson.  2008.  Parental effort, plastic offspring growth, and immunoglobin G homeostasis in a long-lived seabird, the Nazca Booby Sula granti.  Ornithological Monographs 65.  46pp.

JA Awkerman, KP Huyvaert, J Mangel, J Alfaro Shigueto, and DJ Anderson. 2006. Incidental and intentional catch threatens Galápagos waved albatross. Biological Conservation 133:483-489.

CA Humphries, VD Arevalo, KN Fischer, and DJ Anderson. 2006. Contributions of marginal offspring to reproductive success of Nazca booby (Sula granti) parents; tests of multiple hypotheses. Oecologia 147:379-390.

DJ Anderson and PT Boag. 2006. No extra-pair fertilization observed in Nazca Booby (Sula granti) broods. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 118:244-247.

BS Arbogast, PT Boag, G Seutin, PR Grant, BR Grant, S Drovetski, RL Curry, and DJ Anderson. 2006. The origin and diversification of Galápagos mockingbirds. Evolution 60:370-382.

M Finkelstein, B Keitt, D Croll, B Tershy, W Jarman, S Rodriguez-Pastor, DJ Anderson, PR Sievert, and D Smith. 2006. Albatross species demonstrate regional differences in North Pacific marine contamination. Ecological Applications 16:678-686.

KP Huyvaert, P Parker, and DJ Anderson. 2006. The mate opportunity hypothesis and extra-pair paternity in waved albatrosses (Phoebastria irrorata). Auk 123:524-536.

Anderson , D. J. and P. T. Boag. 2006. No extra-pair fertilization observed in Nazca Booby ( Sula granti) broods. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 118:244-247. [pdf]

SA Shaffer, Y Tremblay, JA Awkerman, BR Henry, SLH Teo, DJ Anderson, DA Croll, and DP Costa. 2005. Comparison of light- and SST-based geolocation with satellite telemetry in free-ranging birds. Marine Biology 147:833-843. [pdf]

JA Awkerman, KP Huyvaert, and DJ Anderson. 2005. Egg rescue increases hatching success in mobile-Incubating waved albatrosses (Phoebastria irrorata). Avian Ecology and Conservation, in press.

JA Awkerman, A Fukuda, H Higuchi, and DJ Anderson. 2005. Foraging activity and submesoscale habitat use of waved albatrosses (Phoebastria irrorata) during the chick brooding period. Marine Ecology Progress Series. [pdf]

TE Steeves, DJ Anderson and VL Friesen. 2005. A role for non-physical barriers to gene flow in the diversification of a highly vagile seabird, the masked booby (Sula dactylatra). Molecular Ecology 14:3877-3887.

TE Steeves, DJ Anderson, and VL Friesen. 2005. The Isthmus of Panama: a major physical barrier to gene flow in highly mobile pantropical seabirds. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 18:1000-1008. [pdf]

KD Hyrenbach, C Keiper, SG Allen, DG Ainley, and DJ Anderson. 2005. Use of marine sanctuaries by far-ranging predators:commuting flights to the California Current System by breeding Hawaiian albatrosses. Fisheries Oceanography 14:1-9. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, ET Porter, and ED Ferree. 2004. Non-breeding Nazca boobies (Sula granti) show social and sexual interest in chicks: Behavioural and ecological aspects. Behaviour 141:959-978. [pdf]

ED Ferree, MC Wikelski, and DJ Anderson. 2004. Hormonal correlates of siblicide in Nazca boobies: support for the challenge hypothesis. Hormones and Behavior 46:655-662. [pdf]

SM Morgan, LD Clifford, MA Ashley-Ross, and DJ Anderson. 2004. Variation in incubation temperatures in Nazca boobies: evidence for a critical period. J. of Avian Biology 35:416-424. [pdf]

KP Huyvaert and DJ Anderson. 2004. Limited dispersal by Nazca boobies. Journal of Avian Biology 35:46-53. [pdf]

A Fukuda, M Katsuji, E Hirano, M Suzuki , H Higuchi, E Morishita, DJ Anderson, S Waugh, and R Phillips. 2004. BGDL-II – a GPS data logger for birds. Mem. Natl. Inst. Polar Res., Spec. Issue 58:234-245.

DJ Anderson, KP Huyvaert, DR Wood, CL Gillikin, BJ Frost, and H Mouritsen. 2003. At-sea movements of waved albatrosses and the Galápagos Marine Reserve. Biological Conservation 110:367-373. [pdf]

H Mouritsen, KP Huyvaert, BJ Frost, and DJ Anderson. 2003. Waved albatrosses can navigate without a functional magnetic compass. J. of Experimental Biology 206:4155-4165. [pdf]

EM Tarlow, MC Wikelski, and DJ Anderson. 2003. Correlation between plasma steroids and chick visits by non-breeding adult Nazca boobies. Hormones and Behavior 43:402-407. [pdf]

DJ Anderson and V Apanius. 2003. Actuarial and reproductive senescence in a long-lived seabird: preliminary evidence. Experimental Gerontology 38:757-760. [pdf]

EM Tarlow, M Hau, DJ Anderson, and M Wikelski. 2003. Diel changes in plasma melatonin and corticosterone levels in tropical Nazca boobies (Sula granti) in relation to moon phase and age. General and Comparative Endocrinology, in press. [pdf]

SM Morgan, MA Ashley-Ross, and DJ Anderson. 2003. Foot-mediated incubation: Nazca booby (Sula granti) feet as surrogate brood patches. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 76:360-366. [pdf]

TE Steeves, DJ Anderson, H McNally, MH Kim, and VL Friesen. 2003. Phylogeography of Sula: the role of physical barriers to gene flow in the diversification of tropical seabirds. J. of Avian Biology 34:217-223. [pdf]

LD Clifford and DJ Anderson. 2002. Clutch size variation in the Nazca booby: a test of the egg quality hypothesis. Behavioral Ecology 13:274-279. [pdf]

KD Hyrenbach, P Fernández, and DJ Anderson. 2002. Oceanographic habitats exploited by two sympatric North Pacific albatrosses during the breeding season. Marine Ecology Progress Series 233:283-301. [pdf]

HM Townsend, KP Huyvaert, PJ Hodum, and DJ Anderson. 2002. Nesting distributions of Galápagos boobies (Aves: Sulidae): an apparent case of amensalism. Oecologia 132:419-427. [pdf]

VL Friesen, DJ Anderson, TE Steeves, H Jones, and EA Schreiber. 2002. Molecular support for the species status of the Nazca booby. Auk 119:820-826. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, KP Huyvaert, V Apanius, H Townsend, CL Gillikin, LD Hill, F Juola, ET Porter, DR Wood, C Lougheed, and H Vargas. 2002. Waved albatross population size and trends. Marine Ornithology 30:63-69. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, KP Huyvaert, DR Wood, CL Gillikin, BJ Frost, and H Mouritsen. 2002. At-sea movements of waved albatrosses and the Galápagos Marine Reserve. Biological Conservation 110:367-373. [pdf]

A Agreda, and DJ Anderson. 2002. Evolution of single-chick broods in the swallow-tailed gull Creagrus furcatus. Ibis 145:E53-58. [pdf]

L Clifford and DJ Anderson. 2001. Experimental demonstration of the insurance value of extra eggs in an obligately siblicidal seabird. Behavioral Ecology 12:340-347. [pdf]

P Fernández, DJ Anderson, P Sievert, and KP Huyvaert. 2001. Foraging destinations of three low-latitude albatross species. Journal of Zoology 254:391-404.

L Clifford and DJ Anderson. 2001. Food limitation explains most clutch size variation in the Nazca booby. Journal of Animal Ecology 70:539-545. [pdf]

E Tarlow, M Wikelski, and DJ Anderson. 2001. Hormonal correlates of siblicide in Nazca boobies. Hormones and Behavior 40:14-20. [pdf]

KP Huyvaert, DJ Anderson, T Jones, W Duan, and P Parker. 2000. Extra-pair fertilizations in waved albatrosses. Molecular Ecology 9:1415-1419 [pdf].

P Fernández and DJ Anderson. 2000. Nocturnal and diurnal foraging activity of Hawaiian albatrosses detected with a new immersion monitor. Condor 102:577-584. [pdf]

L Lougheed and DJ Anderson. 1999. Parent blue-footed boobies suppress siblicidal behavior of offspring. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 45:11-18.

VL Friesen and DJ Anderson. 1997. Phylogeny and evolution in the Sulidae (Pelecaniformes: Aves): A test of alternative modes of speciation. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 7:252-260.

WW Weathers, PJ Hodum, and DJ Anderson. 1997. Is the energy cost of begging by nestling passerines surprisingly low? Auk 114:133. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, DM Bird, and J Reeve. 1997. Sexually dimorphic eggs, nestling growth, and sibling competition in American kestrels Falco sparverius. Functional Ecology 11:331-335. [pdf]

RA Browne, DJ Anderson, JN Houser, F Cruz, KJ Glasgow, CN Hodges, and G Massey. 1997. Genetic diversity and divergence of endangered Galápagos and Hawaiian petrel populations. Condor. 99:812-815. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, AJ Schwandt, and HD Douglas. 1997. Foraging ranges of waved albatrosses in the eastern tropical Pacific. In Albatross Biology and Conservation (G. Robertson and R. Gales, eds.), Surrey Beatty and Sons, Chipping Norton.

DJ Anderson and F Cruz. 1997. Biology and Management of the Waved Albatross: A 25-Year Perspective. In Albatross Biology and Conservation (G. Robertson and R. Gales, eds.) Surrey Beatty and Sons, Chipping Norton.

DJ Anderson and RE Ricklefs. 1995. Evidence of kin-selected tolerance by nestlings in a siblicidal bird. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 37:163-168.

DJ Anderson. 1995. The role of parents in siblicidal brood reduction of two booby species. Auk 112:860-869. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, C Budde, J Martinez Gomez, V Apanius, WW Weathers, and DM Bird. 1993. Prey size influences female competitive dominance in nestling American kestrels (Falco sparverius). Ecology 74:367-376. [pdf]

DJ Anderson and PJ Hodum. 1993. Predator behavior favors clumped nesting in an oceanic seabird. Ecology 74:2462-2464. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, J Staples, J Martinez Gomez, WW Weathers, S Hutson, H Cunningham, and DM Bird. 1993. Sexual size dimorphism and food requirements of nestling birds. Canadian Journal of Zoology 71:2541-2545.

DJ Anderson. 1993. Masked Booby (Sula dactylatra). In The Birds of North America, No. 73 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.). Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences.

DJ Anderson and RE Ricklefs. 1992. Food provisioning and brood size in masked and blue-footed boobies (Sula spp.) on Isla Española, Galápagos Islands. Ecology 73:1363-1374. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, PR Sievert, J Andrews-Labenski, and RE Ricklefs. 1991. A miniature activity recorder for plunge-diving seabirds. Auk 108:257-263. [pdf]

DJ Anderson. 1991. Apparent predator-limited distribution of Galápagos red-footed boobies. Ibis 33:26-29.

DJ Anderson. 1991. Parent blue-footed boobies are not infanticidal. Ornis Scandinavica 22:169-170.

DJ Anderson. 1990. On the evolution of human brood size. Evolution 44:438-440. [pdf]

DJ Anderson. 1990. Evolution of obligate siblicide in boobies. 1: A test of the insurance egg hypothesis. American Naturalist 135:334-350. [pdf]

DJ Anderson. 1990. Evolution of obligate siblicide in boobies. 2: Food limitation and parent-offspring conflict. Evolution 44:2069-2082. [pdf]

DJ Anderson. 1989. Differential responses of boobies and other seabirds in the Galápagos to the 1987 El Niño-Southern Oscillation event. Marine Ecology Progress Series 52:209-216.

DJ Anderson. 1989. The role of hatching asynchrony in siblicidal brood reduction of two booby species. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 25:363-368.

DJ Anderson and S Fortner. 1988. Egg neglect by waved albatross and associated mosquito ectoparasitism. Condor 90:727-729. [pdf]

DJ Anderson, NC Stoyan, and RE Ricklefs. 1987. Why are there no viviparous birds? A comment. American Naturalist 130:941-947. [pdf]

DJ Anderson and RE Ricklefs. 1987. Radio-tracking masked and blue-footed boobies in the Galápagos Islands. National Geographic Research 3:152-163.

RL Curry and DJ Anderson. 1987. Inter-island variation in blood drinking by Galápagos mockingbirds. Auk 104:517-521. [pdf]

RE Ricklefs, AR Place, and DJ Anderson. 1987. An experimental investigation of the influence of diet quality on growth rate in Leach’s storm petrel. American Naturalist 130:300-305.