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John Christy

2019
Bashevkin, Samuel M., Christy, John H., and Morgan, Steven G. 2019. "Adaptive specialization and constraint in morphological defenses of planktonic larvae." Functional Ecology 1–27. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.13464
2018
Heatwole, Siobhan J., Christy, John H., and Backwell, Patricia R. Y. 2018. "Taking a risk: how far will male fiddler crabs go?." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 72:82. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-018-2500-z
2017
Luque, Javier, Christy, John H., Hendy, Austin J. W., Rosenberg, Michael S., Portell, Roger W., Kerr, Kecia A., and Palmer, A. R. 2017. "Quaternary intertidal and supratidal crabs (Decapoda, Brachyura) from tropical America and the systematic affinities of fossil fiddler crabs." Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1080/14772019.2017.1362599
2016
Christy, John H., Ribeiro, Pablo D, Iribarne, Oscar O, and Nuñez, Jesús D. 2016. "Hood-building dynamics and mating mode in the temperate fiddler crab Uca uruguayensis Nobili, 1901." Journal of Crustacean Biology 36 (4):507–514. https://doi.org/10.1163/1937240X-00002440
deVries, Maya S., Stock, Brian C., Christy, John H., Goldsmith, Gregory R., and Dawson, Todd E. 2016. "Specialized morphology corresponds to a generalist diet: linking form and function in smashing mantis shrimp crustaceans." Oecologia 182 (2):429–442. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00442-016-3667-5
Lim, Shirley S. L., Yong, Adeline Y. P., and Christy, John H. 2016. "Ontogenetic changes in diet and related morphological adaptations in Ocypode gaudichaudii." Invertebrate Biology 135 (2):117–126. https://doi.org/10.1111/ivb.12122
Perez, Daniela M., Christy, John H., and Backwell, Patricia R. Y. 2016. "Choosing a mate in a high predation environment: Female preference in the fiddler crab Uca terpsichores." Ecology and Evolution 6 (20):7443–7450. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.2510
2015
How, Martin J, Christy, John H., Temple, Shelby E, Hemmi, Jan M, Marshall, N. Justin, and Roberts, Nicholas W. 2015. "Target Detection Is Enhanced by Polarization Vision in a Fiddler Crab." Current Biology 25 (23):3069–3073. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.09.073
2014
How, Martin J., Christy, John H., Roberts, Nicholas W., and Marshall, N. Justin. 2014. "Null point of discrimination in crustacean polarisation vision." Journal of experimental biology 217:2462–2467. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.103457
Kerr, Kecia A., Christy, John H., Joly-Lopez, Zo, Luque, Javier, Collin, Rachel, and Guichard, Frédéric. 2014. "Reproducing on Time When Temperature Varies: Shifts in the Timing of Courtship by Fiddler Crabs." PLoS ONE 9 (5):1–11. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0097593
2013
Matsumasa, Masatoshi, Murai, Minoru, and Christy, John H. 2013. "A low-cost sexual ornament reliably signals male condition in the fiddler crab Uca beebei." Animal Behaviour 85 (6):1335–1341. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.03.024
Swanson, Brook O., George, Matthew N., Anderson, Stuart P., and Christy, John H. 2013. "Evolutionary variation in the mechanics of fiddler crab claws." BMC Evolutionary Biology 13:137. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-13-137
2012
Kasatani, Asami, Wada, Keiji, Yusa, Yoichi, and Christy, John H. 2012. "Courtship tactics by male Ilyoplax pusilla (Brachyura, Dotillidae)." Journal of Ethology 30 (1):69–74. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10164-011-0296-7
Kerr, Kecia A., Christy, John H., Collin, Rachel, and Guichard, F. 2012. "Reducing error in reproductive timing caused by temperature variation: interspecific differences in behavioural adjustment by fiddler crabs." Marine Ecology Progress Series 459:1–16. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps09832
2011
Christy, John H. and Rittschof, Dan. 2011. "Deception in visual and chemical communication in crustaceans." in Chemical Communication in Crustaceans, edited by Breithaupt, Thomas and Thiel, Martin., 313–333. New York: Springer.
Lopez-Duarte, Paola, Christy, John H., and Tankersley, Richard. 2011. "A behavioral mechanism for dispersal in fiddler crab larvae (genus Uca) varies with adult habitat, not phylogeny." Limnology and Oceanography 56 (5):1879–1892. https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2011.56.5.1879
2010
Kim, Tae Won, Christy, John H., Rissanen, Jade Rebecca, Ribeiro, Pablo D., and Choe, Jae Chun. 2010. "Effect of food addition on the reproductive intensity and timing of both sexes of an intertidal crab." Marine Ecology Progress Series 401:183–194. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps08416
2009
Kim, Tae Won, Christy, John H., Dennenmoser, Stefan, and Choe, Jae Chun. 2009. "The strength of a female mate preference increases with predation risk." Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 276 (1657):775–780. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2008.1070
Robertson, D. Ross, Christy, John H., Collin, Rachel, Cooke, Richard G., D'Croz, Luis, Kaufmann, Karl W., Moreno, Stanley Heckadon, Maté, Juan L., O'Dea, Aaron, and Torchin, Mark E. 2009. "The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute: Marine Research, Education, and Conservation in Panama." Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences (38): 73–93. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.01960768.38.73
2007
Christy, John H. 2007. "Imitación, elección de pareja y la hipótesis de trampa sensorial." in Ecología y evolución en los trópicos, edited by Leigh, Egbert Giles, Jr., Herre, Edward Allen, Jackson, Jeremy B. C., and Santos-Granero, Fernando., 127–134. Panama: Editora Nova Art.
Kim, Tae Won, Christy, John H., and Choe, Jae Chun. 2007. "A preference for a sexual signal keeps females safe." Public Library of Science PLoS 2 (5):e422.
Ribeiro, Pablo D., Christy, John H., Rissanen, Rebecca, and Tae Won, Kim. 2007. "Males are attracted by their own courtship signals. Erratum." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 61 (5):823. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-006-0318-6
2006
Christy, John H. and Backwell, Patricia R. Y. 2006. "No Preference for Exaggerated Courtship Signals in a Sensory Trap." Animal Behaviour (5): 1239–1246. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2005.11.008
Christy, John H. and Backwell, Patricia R. Y. 2006. "Signaling safety." Wings: Essays on invertebrate conservation 29 (2):13–17.
Ribeiro, Pablo D., Christy, John H., Rissanen, Rebecca, and Tae Won, Kim. 2006. "Males Are Attracted by Their Own Courtship Signals." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 61 (1):81–89. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-006-0238-5
2004
Fouts, William R., Christy, John H., Yosef, Reuven, Brodie, Edmund D.,III, Young, Kevin V., and Brodie, Edmund D.,Jr. 2004. "How Did the Horned Lizard Get Its Horns?." Science (5692): 1909–1910.
Kim, Tae Won, Christy, John H., and Choe, Jae Chun. 2004. "Semidome Building As Sexual Signaling in the Fiddler Crab Uca Lactea (Brachyra: Ocypodidae)." Journal of Crustacean Biology 24 (4):673–679.
2003
Christy, John H. 2003. "Reproductive Timing and Larval Dispersal of Intertidal Crabs: the Predator Avoidance Hypothesis." Revista Chilena De Historia Natural (2): 177–185.
Christy, John H., Backwell, Patricia R. Y., and Schober, Ursula M. 2003. "Interspecific Attractiveness of Structures Built by Courting Male Fiddler Crabs: Experimental Evidence of a Sensory Trap." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology (2): 84–91.
Christy, John H., Baum, Julia K., and Backwell, Patricia R. Y. 2003. "Attractiveness of Sand Hoods Built by Courting Male Fiddler Crabs, Uca Musica: Test of a Sensory Trap Hypothesis." Animal Behaviour (1): 89–94.
deRivera, Catherine E., Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Christy, John H., and Vehrencamp, Sandra L. 2003. "Density Affects Female and Male Mate Searching in the Fiddler Crab, Uca Beebei." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 53 (2):72–83.
Jennions, Michael D., Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Murai, Minoru, and Christy, John H. 2003. "Hiding Behaviour in Fiddler Crabs: How Long Should Prey Hide in Response to a Potential Predator?." Animal Behaviour (2): 251–257.
2002
Christy, John H., Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Goshima, Seiji, and Kreuter, Thomas J. 2002. "Sexual Selection for Structure Building by Courting Male Fiddler Crabs: an Experimental Study of Behavioral Mechanisms." Behavioral Ecology (3): 366–374.
2001
Christy, John H., Backwell, Patricia R. Y., and Goshima, Seiji. 2001. "The Design and Production of a Sexual Signal: Hoods and Hood Building by Male Fiddler Crabs Uca Musica." Behaviour (9): 1065–1083.
Koga, Tsunenori, Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Christy, John H., Murai, Minoru, and Kasuya, EiitiitI. 2001. "Male-Biased Predation of a Fiddler Crab." Animal Behaviour (2): 201–207.
2000
Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Christy, John H., Telford, Steven R., Jennions, Michael D., and Passmore, Neville I. 2000. "Dishonest Signalling in a Fiddler Crab." Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences (1444): 719–724.
1999
Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Jennions, Michael D., Christy, John H., and Passmore, N. I. 1999. "Female Choice in the Synchronously Waving Fiddler Crab Uca Annulipes." Ethology (5): 415–421.
1998
Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Jennions, Michael D., Passmore, N. I., and Christy, John H. 1998. "Synchronized Courtship in Fiddler Crabs." Nature 391:31.
Backwell, Patricia R. Y., O'Hara, Patrick D., and Christy, John H. 1998. "Prey Availability and Selective Foraging in Shorebirds." Animal Behaviour (6): 1659–1667.
Christy, John H., Goshima, Seiji, Backwell, Patricia R. Y., and Kreuter, Thomas J. 1998. "Nemertean Predation on the Tropical Fiddler Crab Uca Musica." Hydrobiologia 233–239.
Christy, John H. and Morgan, Steven G. 1998. "Estuarine Immigration by Crab Postlarvae: Mechanisms, Reliability and Adaptive Significance." Marine Ecology Progress Series 174:51–65.
Koga, Tsunenori, Backwell, Patricia R. Y., Jennions, Michael D., and Christy, John H. 1998. "Elevated Predation Risk Changes Mating Behaviour and Courtship in a Fiddler Crab." Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences (1404): 1385–1390.
1997
Christy, John H. 1997. "Deception: The correct path to enlightenment?." Trends in Ecology and Evolution 12 (4):160.
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