Darrell Kemp

Associate Professor

  • 2504 Citations
  • 30 h-Index
1987 …2019

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Research Outputs

2019

Age-specific reproductive investment and offspring performance in an orb-web spider, Argiope radon

Ameri, M., Kemp, D. J., Barry, K. L. & Herberstein, M. E., Jun 2019, In : Evolutionary Biology. 46, 2, p. 207-215 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Male guppies differ in daily frequency but not diel pattern of display under daily light changes

O’Neill, S. J., White, T. E., Lynch, K. E. & Kemp, D. J., Nov 2019, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 73, 11, p. 1-12 12 p., 157.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Predator chemical cues decrease attack time and increase metabolic rate in an orb-web spider

Ameri, M., Kemp, D. J., Barry, K. L. & Herberstein, M. E., Nov 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 222, 22, p. 1-8 8 p., jeb212738.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

The boy can dance: ritual courtship of the opal cling goby

Ebner, B. C. & Kemp, D. J., 6 Sep 2019, In : Pacific Conservation Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Abiotic and biotic predictors of macroecological patterns in bird and butterfly coloration

Dalrymple, R. L., Flores-Moreno, H., Kemp, D. J., White, T. E., Laffan, S. W., Hemmings, F. A., Hitchcock, T. D. & Moles, A. T., May 2018, In : Ecological Monographs. 88, 2, p. 204-224 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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8 Citations (Scopus)
22 Downloads (Pure)

Habitat selection and territoriality

Kemp, D., 2018, Insect behavior: from mechanisms to ecological and evolutionary consequences. Córdoba-Aguilar, A., González-Tokman, D. & González-Santoyo, I. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 80-97 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Predictable adaptive trajectories of sexual coloration in the wild: evidence from replicate experimental guppy populations

Kemp, D. J., Batistic, F-K. & Reznick, D. N., Nov 2018, In : Evolution. 72, 11, p. 2462-2477 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of captive breeding upon adult thermal preference in the Queensland fruit fly (Bactrocera tryoni)

Lynch, K. E., White, T. E. & Kemp, D. J., Dec 2018, In : Journal of Thermal Biology. 78, p. 290-297 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Colour and luminance contrasts predict the human detection of natural stimuli in complex visual environments

White, T. E., Rojas, B., Mappes, J., Rautiala, P. & Kemp, D. J., 30 Sep 2017, In : Biology Letters. 13, 9, p. 1-5 5 p., 20170375.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Colour polymorphic lures exploit innate preferences for spectral versus luminance cues in dipteran prey

White, T. E. & Kemp, D. J., 14 Aug 2017, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 17, 1, p. 1-10 10 p., 191.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Female iridescent colour ornamentation in a butterfly that displays mutual ornamentation: is it a sexual signal?

Rutowski, R. L. & Kemp, D. J., 1 Apr 2017, In : Animal Behaviour. 126, p. 301-307 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Incomplete offspring sex bias in Australian populations of the butterfly Eurema hecabe

Kemp, D. J., Thomson, F. E., Edwards, W. & Iturbe-Ormaetxe, I., 1 Mar 2017, In : Heredity. 118, 3, p. 284-292 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Potential impacts of a future persistent El Niño or La Niña on three subspecies of Australian butterflies

Beaumont, L. J., Duursma, D., Kemp, D. J., Wilson, P. D. & Evans, J. P., 1 Jan 2017, In : Biotropica. 49, 1, p. 110-116 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

The perceptual similarity of orb-spider prey lures and flower colours

White, T. E., Dalrymple, R. L., Herberstein, M. E. & Kemp, D. J., Feb 2017, In : Evolutionary Ecology. 31, 1, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Color polymorphic lures target different visual channels in prey

White, T. E. & Kemp, D. J., 1 Jun 2016, In : Evolution. 70, 6, p. 1398-1408 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Colour polymorphism

White, T. E. & Kemp, D. J., 11 Jul 2016, In : Current Biology. 26, 13, p. R517-R518 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Information in the Biosphere: Biological and Digital Worlds

Gillings, M. R., Hilbert, M. & Kemp, D. J., 1 Mar 2016, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 31, 3, p. 180-189 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

10 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal care behaviour and kin discrimination in the subsocial bug Tectocoris diophthalmus (Hemiptera:Scutelleridae)

Giffney, R. A. & Kemp, D. J., 1 May 2016, In : Austral Entomology. 55, 2, p. 170-176 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Stress tolerance in a novel system: genetic and environmental sources of (co)variation for cold tolerance in the butterfly Eurema smilax

Andrew, S. C. & Kemp, D. J., 1 Aug 2016, In : Austral Ecology. 41, 5, p. 529-537 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

The genetic basis of discrete and quantitative colour variation in the polymorphic lizard, Ctenophorus decresii

Rankin, K. J., McLean, C. A., Kemp, D. J. & Stuart-Fox, D., 6 Sep 2016, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 16, p. 1-14 14 p., 179.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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13 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)
2015

An integrative framework for the appraisal of coloration in nature

Kemp, D. J., Herberstein, M. E., Fleishman, L. J., Endler, J. A., Bennett, A. T. D., Dyer, A. G., Hart, N. S., Marshall, J. & Whiting, M. J., Jun 2015, In : American Naturalist. 185, 6, p. 705-724 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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115 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Birds, butterflies and flowers in the tropics are not more colourful than those at higher latitudes

Dalrymple, R. L., Kemp, D. J., Flores-Moreno, H., Laffan, S. W., White, T. E., Hemmings, F. A., Tindall, M. L. & Moles, A. T., 1 Dec 2015, In : Global Ecology and Biogeography. 24, 12, p. 1424-1432 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Dissecting the variation of a visual trait: The proximate basis of UV-Visible reflectance in crab spiders (Thomisidae)

Gawryszewski, F. M., Birch, D., Kemp, D. J. & Herberstein, M. E., 1 Jan 2015, In : Functional Ecology. 29, 1, p. 44-54 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of displays in Galápagos lava lizards: comparative analyses of signallers and robot playbacks to receivers

Clark, D. L., Macedonia, J. M., Rowe, J. W., Stuart, M. A., Kemp, D. J. & Ord, T. J., Nov 2015, In : Animal Behaviour. 109, p. 33-44 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating functional and evolutionary approaches to the study of color-based animal signals

Kemp, D. J. & Grether, G. F., 20 Jan 2015, Animal signaling and function: an integrative approach. Irschick, D. J., Briffa, M. & Podos, J. (eds.). Hoboken, USA: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, p. 111-140 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Roses are red, violets are blue - so how much replication should you do? An assessment of variation in the colour of flowers and birds

Dalrymple, R. L., Hui, F. K. C., Flores-Moreno, H., Kemp, D. J. & Moles, A. T., 1 Jan 2015, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 114, 1, p. 69-81 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Signal design and courtship presentation coincide for highly biased delivery of an iridescent butterfly mating signal

White, T. E., Zeil, J. & Kemp, D. J., 1 Jan 2015, In : Evolution. 69, 1, p. 14-25 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Technicolour deceit: A sensory basis for the study of colour-based lures

White, T. E. & Kemp, D. J., 1 Jul 2015, In : Animal Behaviour. 105, p. 231-243 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

15 Citations (Scopus)
2014
5 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring the perceptual canvas of signal evolution: Comment on Kelley and Kelley

Kemp, D. J. & White, T. E., 2014, In : Behavioral Ecology. 25, 3, p. 467-468 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Extreme short-term repeatability of male courtship performance in a tropical orb-web spider

Wignall, A. E., Kemp, D. J. & Herberstein, M. E., 2014, In : Behavioral Ecology. 25, 5, p. 1083-1088 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Female mating preferences and male signal variation in iridescent Hypolimnas butterflies

Kemp, D. J., Jones, D., Macedonia, J. M. & Krockenberger, A. K., 2014, In : Animal Behaviour. 87, p. 221-229 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Low genetic variation in cold tolerance linked to species distributions in butterflies

Davis, J. M. P., van Heerwaarden, B., Sgrò, C. M., Donald, J. A. & Kemp, D. J., 2014, In : Evolutionary Ecology. 28, 3, p. 495-504 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Nature-via-nurture and unravelling causality in evolutionary genetics

Lynch, K. E. & Kemp, D. J., Jan 2014, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 29, 1, p. 2-4 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

15 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Color polymorphism in spiny spiders (gasteracantha fornicata): Testing the adaptive significance of a geographically clinal lure

Kemp, D. J., Holmes, C., Congdon, B. C. & Edwards, W., Dec 2013, In : Ethology. 119, 12, p. 1126-1137 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Contest behaviour in butterflies: fighting without weapons

Kemp, D. J., 2013, Animal contests. Hardy, I. C. W. & Briffa, M. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 134-146 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mechanisms of color production in a highly variable shield-back stinkbug, Tectocoris diopthalmus (Heteroptera: Scutelleridae), and why it matters

Fabricant, S. A., Kemp, D. J., Krajíček, J., Bosáková, Z. & Herberstein, M. E., 7 May 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 5, p. 1-9 9 p., e64082.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Species recognition of color and motion signals in Anolis grahami: Evidence from responses to lizard robots

Macedonia, J. M., Clark, D. L., Riley, R. G. & Kemp, D. J., Jul 2013, In : Behavioral Ecology. 24, 4, p. 846-852 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)
2012

A clearer view from fuzzy images

Herberstein, M. E. & Kemp, D. J., 27 Jan 2012, In : Science. 335, 6067, p. 409-410 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

1 Citation (Scopus)

Costly copulation in the wild: Mating increases the risk of parasitoid-mediated death in swarming locusts

Kemp, D. J., Jan 2012, In : Behavioral Ecology. 23, 1, p. 191-194 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

The nanoanatomical basis of sexual dimorphism in iridescent butterfly colouration

White, T. E., Macedonia, J., Birch, D., Dawes, J. & Kemp, D. J., 2012, In : Australian Journal of Zoology. 60, 2, p. 101-107 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Unraveling the true complexity of costly color signaling

Kemp, D. J., Herberstein, M. E. & Grether, G. F., Mar 2012, In : Behavioral Ecology. 23, 2, p. 233-236 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)
2011

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

The Role of Coloration in Mate Choice and Sexual Interactions in Butterflies

Kemp, D. J. & Rutowski, R. L., 2011, The Role of Coloration in Mate Choice and Sexual Interactions in Butterflies. Brockmann, H. J., Roper, T. J., Naguib, M., Mitani, J. C. & Simmons, L. W. (eds.). Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier, Vol. 43. p. 55-92 38 p. (Advances in the Study of Behavior).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

34 Citations (Scopus)

Variation in compound eye structure: Effects of diet and family

Merry, J. W., Kemp, D. J. & Rutowski, R. L., Jul 2011, In : Evolution. 65, 7, p. 2098-2110 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Sexual selection and morphological design: The tale of two territorial butterflies

Kemp, D. J., 2010, In : Australian Journal of Zoology. 58, 5, p. 289-294 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Conspicuousness of Dickerson's collared lizard (Crotaphytus dickersonae) through the eyes of conspecifics and predators

MacEdonia, J. M., Lappin, A. K., Loew, E. R., McGuire, J. A., Hamilton, P. S., Plasman, M., Brandt, Y., Lemos-Espinal, J. A. & Kemp, D. J., Aug 2009, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 97, 4, p. 749-765 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting the direction of ornament evolution in Trinidadian guppies (Poecilia reticulata)

Kemp, D. J., Reznick, D. N., Grether, G. F. & Endler, J. A., 22 Dec 2009, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 276, 1677, p. 4335-4343 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Aerial contests, sexual selection and flight morphology in solitary pompilid wasps

Kemp, D. J. & Alcock, J., Feb 2008, In : Ethology. 114, 2, p. 195-202 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)