Andrew Beattie

Emeritus Professor

  • 4557 Citations
  • 36 h-Index
1976 …2017

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Research Outputs

2017

High density brood of Australian gall-inducing Acacia thrips aid in fungal control

Coates, P. J., Stow, A., Turnbull, C., Beattie, A., Hammill, C. F. & Chapman, T. W., 1 Feb 2017, In : Evolutionary Ecology. 31, 1, p. 119-130 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Species loss: diverse takes on biodiversity

Beattie, A., 28 Sep 2016, In : Nature. 537, 7622, p. 617 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2015

Another Aussie parrot at risk

Beattie, A., Ehrlich, A. H., Turnbull, C. & Ehrlich, P. R., 14 Jul 2015, Millenium Alliance for Humanity and Biosphere.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteWebsite contribution

Quinkan art: preserving the deep past

Beattie, A., Ehrlich, A. H., Turnbull, C. & Ehrlich, P. R., 25 Aug 2015, Millenium Alliance for Humanity and Biosphere.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteWebsite contribution

2014

Industries depend on biodiversity too: Industries depend on biodiversity too

Beattie, A. J. & Ehrlich, P. R., 2014, In : Nature. 509, 7502, p. 563 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Why biodiversity has so many enemies

Beattie, A. J., 2014, In : Telopea. 16, p. 185-193 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

The contemporary view of biodiversity: bad science and bad policy

Beattie, A., 2013, Grumpy scientists: the ecological conscience of a nation. Lunney, D., Hutchings, P. & Recher, H. F. (eds.). Mosman, NSW: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, p. 17-23 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Antifungal activity in thrips soldiers suggests a dual role for this caste

Turnbull, C., Caravan, H., Chapman, T., Nipperess, D., Dennison, S., Schwarz, M. & Beattie, A., 23 Aug 2012, In : Biology Letters. 8, 4, p. 526-529 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of horticultural mineral oils and two insecticide practices on population fluctuation of diaphorina citri and spread of Huanglongbing in a citrus orchard in Sarawak

Leong, S. C. T., Abang, F., Beattie, A., Kueh, R. J. H. & King Wong, S., 2012, In : The Scientific World Journal. p. 1-7 7 p., 651416.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Plant phylogeny as a surrogate for turnover in beetle assemblages

Nipperess, D. A., Beattie, A. J., Faith, D. P., Ginn, S. G., Kitching, R. L., Reid, C. A. M., Russell, T. & Hughes, L., Feb 2012, In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 21, 2, p. 323-342 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Primordial enemies: fungal pathogens in thrips societies

Turnbull, C., Wilson, P. D., Hoggard, S., Gillings, M., Palmer, C., Smith, S., Beattie, D., Hussey, S., Stow, A. & Beattie, A., 21 Nov 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 11, p. 1-4 4 p., e49737.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

To push, pull or push-pull? A behavioural strategy for protecting small tomato plots from tephritid fruit flies

Meats, A., Beattie, A., Ullah, F. & Bingham, S., Jun 2012, In : Crop Protection. 36, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Antimicrobial strength increases with group size: Implications for social evolution

Turnbull, C., Hoggard, S., Gillings, M., Palmer, C., Stow, A., Beattie, D., Briscoe, D., Smith, S., Wilson, P. & Beattie, A., 23 Apr 2011, In : Biology Letters. 7, 2, p. 249-252 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Ecology and bioprospecting

Beattie, A. J., Hay, M., Magnusson, B., de Nys, R., Smeathers, J. & Vincent, J. F. V., May 2011, In : Austral Ecology. 36, 3, p. 341-356 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of spatial disjunction within biophysical classes on plant species composition: Implications for conservation planning

Adams, M. P., Smith, P. L. & Beattie, A. J., Jun 2011, In : Austral Ecology. 36, 4, p. 453-460 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Lower concentrations of microelements in leaves of citrus infected with 'candidatus liberibacter asiaticus'

Masaoka, Y., Pustika, A., Subandiyah, S., Okada, A., Hanundin, E., Purwanto, B., Okuda, M., Okada, Y., Saito, A., Holford, P., Beattie, A. & Iwanami, T., Jul 2011, In : Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly. 45, 3, p. 269-275 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Out of sight

Beattie, A., 21 May 2011, In : New Scientist. 210, 2813, p. 24 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Social complexity and nesting habits are factors in the evolution of antimicrobial defences in wasps

Hoggard, S. J., Wilson, P. D., Beattie, A. J. & Stow, A. J., 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6, 7, p. 1-5 5 p., e21763.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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16 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

The butterflies of Australia

Kemp, D. J. & Beattie, A., 2011, In : Austral Ecology. 36, 6, p. e32-e33 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition review

2010

Box 9.1 Antimicrobial defences in ants: pure and applied science

Beattie, A., 2010, Ant Ecology. Lori Lach, C. P. (ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 162-163 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Differential antimicrobial activity in response to the entomopathogenic fungus Cordyceps in six Australian bee species

Stow, A., Turnbull, C., Gillings, M., Smith, S., Holley, M., Silberbauer, L., Wilson, P. D., Briscoe, D. & Beattie, A., May 2010, In : Australian Journal of Entomology. 49, 2, p. 145-149 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Effectiveness of biodiversity surrogates for conservation planning: Different measures of effectiveness generate a kaleidoscope of variation

Grantham, H. S., Pressey, R. L., Wells, J. A. & Beattie, A. J., 2010, In : PLoS ONE. 5, 7, p. 1-12 12 p., e11430.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Citations (Scopus)

Sheng tai cun zhe: sheng wu duo yang xing shi di qiu de bao cang

Translated title of the contribution: Wild solutions: how biodiversity is money in the bankBeattie, A., Ehrlich, P. & Turnbull, C., 2010, China: Owl Publishing House. 271 p.

Research output: Book/ReportTextbook

The Evolutionary ecology of ant-plant mutualisms

Beattie, A. J., 2010, Paperback ed. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 182 p. (Cambridge studies in ecology)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The missing link in biodiversity conservation

Beattie, A. & Ehrlich, P. R., 16 Apr 2010, In : Science. 328, 5976, p. 307-308 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Mating system and genetic structure in the paper wasp (Polistes humilis)

Hoggard, S. J., Beattie, A. J., Gillings, M. R. & Stow, A. J., 2009, In : Australian Journal of Zoology. 57, 2, p. 73-76 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)
2008

An enhanced miniaturized assay for antimicrobial prospecting

Smith, S. M., Beattie, A. J., Gillings, M. R., Holley, M. P., Stow, A. J., Turnbull, C. L., Wilson, P. D. & Briscoe, D. A., Jan 2008, In : Journal of Microbiological Methods. 72, 1, p. 103-106 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical and genetic defenses against disease in insect societies

Stow, A. & Beattie, A., Oct 2008, In : Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 22, 7, p. 1009-1013 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

42 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of spatial scale on the congruence of classifications circumscribing morphological units of biodiversity

Nipperess, D. A., Andersen, A. N., Pik, A. J., Bramble, R., Wilson, P. & Beattie, A. J., Nov 2008, In : Diversity and Distributions. 14, 6, p. 917-924 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Antimicrobial defences increase with sociality in bees

Stow, A., Briscoe, D., Gillings, M., Holley, M., Smith, S., Leys, R., Silberbauer, T., Turnbull, C. & Beattie, A., 22 Aug 2007, In : Biology Letters. 3, 4, p. 422-424 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Citations (Scopus)

Fine-scale genetic structure and fire-created habitat patchiness in the Australian allodapine bee, Exoneura nigrescens (Hymenoptera: Apidae)

Stow, A., Silberbauer, L., Beattie, A. J. & Briscoe, D. A., Jan 2007, In : Journal of Heredity. 98, 1, p. 60-66 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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15 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
2006
11 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing survival and subsequent infectivity of conidia of potential mycoherbistats using UV protectants

Ghajar, F., Holford, P., Cother, E. & Beattie, A., Sep 2006, In : Biocontrol Science and Technology. 16, 8, p. 825-839 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Stop the bullying in the corridors: Can including shrubs make your revegetation more Noisy Miner free?

Hastings, R. A. & Beattie, A. J., Aug 2006, In : Ecological Management and Restoration. 7, 2, p. 105-112 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)
2005

New products and industries from biodiversity

Beattie, A., Barthlott, W., ten Kate, K., Elisabetsky, E., Farrel, R., Kheng Chua, T., Prance, I., Rosenthal, J., Simpson, D., Leakey, R. & Wolfson, M., 2005, Ecosystems and human well-being: current state and trends : findings of the Condition and Trends Working Group of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. Washington, DC, United States: Island Press, p. 271-296 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2004

Australian ant research: Fabulous fauna, functional groups, pharmaceuticals, and the Fatherhood

Majer, J. D., Shattuck, S. O., Andersen, A. N. & Beattie, A. J., 28 Jul 2004, In : Australian Journal of Entomology. 43, 3, p. 235-247 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

32 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction to Biodiversity

Beattie, A. & Carter, W., 2004, A Guide to Berowra Valley Regional Park. Elliott, G., Foster, G., Porter, J. & Steele, J. (eds.). Hornsby, NSW: Friends of Berowra Valley Regional Park, p. 51-56 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript/introduction

49 Citations (Scopus)

Land systems as surrogates for biodiversity in conservation planning

Oliver, I., Holmes, A., Dangerfield, J. M., Gillings, M., Pik, A. J., Britton, D. R., Holley, M., Montgomery, M. E., Raison, M., Logan, V., Pressey, R. L. & Beattie, A. J., Apr 2004, In : Ecological Applications. 14, 2, p. 485-503 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Citations (Scopus)

Morphological dispersion of Rhytidoponera assemblages: The importance of spatial scale and null model

Nipperess, D. A. & Beattie, A. J., Oct 2004, In : Ecology. 85, 10, p. 2728-2736 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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19 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Spatial scaling of microbial eukaryote diversity

Green, J. L., Holmes, A. J., Westoby, M., Oliver, I., Briscoe, D., Dangerfield, M., Gillings, M. & Beattie, A. J., 9 Dec 2004, In : Nature. 432, 7018, p. 747-750 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

403 Citations (Scopus)

Wild Solutions

Beattie, A. & Ehrlich, P., 2004, New Haven: Yale University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportTextbook

2003

Do flies get food poisoning

Clarke, J., Gillings, M. & Beattie, A., 2003, In : Australasian Science. M, p. 14-16 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impacts of grazing and burning on spider assemblages in dry eucalypt forests of north-eastern New South Wales, Australia

Harris, R., York, A. & Beattie, A. J., Oct 2003, In : Austral Ecology. 28, 5, p. 526-538 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Methods for Testing Biodiversity Surrogates for Regional Conservation Planning

Grantham, H., Beattie, A. & Pressey, R., 2003, p. 72-72. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Nature's chemistry set

Beattie, A., 2003, In : Australasian Science. p. 38-40 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patterns of invertebrate biodiversity across a natural edge

Dangerfield, J. M., Pik, A. J., Britton, D., Holmes, A., Gillings, M., Oliver, I., Briscoe, D. & Beattie, A. J., Jun 2003, In : Austral Ecology. 28, 3, p. 227-236 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)