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2013

Age-related activity patterns are moderated by diet in Queensland fruit flies Bactrocera tryoni

Prenter, J., Weldon, C. W. & Taylor, P. W., Sep 2013, In : Physiological Entomology. 38, 3, p. 260-267 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Desiccation resistance of wild and mass-reared Bactrocera tryoni (Diptera: Tephritidae)

Weldon, C. W., Yap, S. & Taylor, P. W., Dec 2013, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 103, 6, p. 690-699 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Diet quality mediates activity patterns in adult Queensland fruit fly (Bactrocera tryoni)

Fanson, B. G., Petterson, I. E. & Taylor, P. W., Jul 2013, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 59, 7, p. 676-681 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure of insect cells to ionising radiation in vivo induces persistent phosphorylation of a H2AX homologue (H2AvB)

Siddiqui, M. S., Filomeni, E., François, M., Collins, S. R., Cooper, T., Glatz, R. V., Taylor, P. W., Fenech, M. & Leifert, W. R., Sep 2013, In : Mutagenesis. 28, 5, p. 531-541 11 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Ploys and counterploys of assassin bugs and their dangerous spider prey

Soley, F. G. & Taylor, P. W., 2013, In : Behaviour. 150, 3-4, p. 397-425 29 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Sex differences in insect immune function: A consequence of diet choice?

Fanson, B. G., Fanson, K. V. & Taylor, P. W., Sep 2013, In : Evolutionary Ecology. 27, 5, p. 937-947 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
16 Citations (Scopus)

Yeast hydrolysate supplement increases starvation vulnerability of Queensland fruit fly

Taylor, P. W., Khan, M., Collins, S. R. & Reynolds, O. L., 2013, In : Physiological Entomology. 38, 4, p. 337-343 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2012
29 Citations (Scopus)

Araneophagic assassin bugs choose routes that minimize risk of detection by web-building spiders

Soley, F. G. & Taylor, P. W., Aug 2012, In : Animal Behaviour. 84, 2, p. 315-321 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

A role for copula duration in fertility of Queensland fruit fly females mated by irradiated and unirradiated males

Collins, S. R., Pérez-Staples, D. & Taylor, P. W., Nov 2012, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 58, 11, p. 1406-1412 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Cost of reproduction in the Queensland fruit fly: Y-model versus lethal protein hypothesis

Fanson, B. G., Fanson, K. V. & Taylor, P. W., 2012, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 279, 1749, p. 4893-4900 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Geometry of compensatory feeding and water consumption in Drosophila melanogaster

Fanson, B. G., Yap, S. & Taylor, P. W., Mar 2012, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 215, 5, p. 766-773 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Optical cues used in predation by jumping spiders, Phidippus audax (Araneae, Salticidae)

Bednarski, J. V., Taylor, P. & Jakob, E. M., Nov 2012, In : Animal Behaviour. 84, 5, p. 1221-1227 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Protein: carbohydrate ratios explain life span patterns found in Queensland fruit fly on diets varying in yeast:sugar ratios

Fanson, B. G. & Taylor, P. W., Dec 2012, In : Age. 34, 6, p. 1361-1368 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Citations (Scopus)

Whole-organism performance and repeatability of locomotion on inclines in spiders

Prenter, J., Fanson, B. G. & Taylor, P. W., May 2012, In : Animal Behaviour. 83, 5, p. 1195-1201 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Assassin bug uses aggressive mimicry to lure spider prey

Wignall, A. E. & Taylor, P. W., 2011, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 278, 1710, p. 1427-1433 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)

Biology of Stenolemus giraffa (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), a web invading, araneophagic assassin bug from Australia

Soleya, F. G., Jackson, R. R. & Taylor, P. W., Dec 2011, In : New Zealand Journal of Zoology. 38, 4, p. 297-316 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Exploitation of environmental noise by an araneophagic assassin bug

Wignall, A. E., Jackson, R. R., Wilcox, R. S. & Taylor, P. W., Nov 2011, In : Animal Behaviour. 82, 5, p. 1037-1042 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Fecundity, fertility and reproductive recovery of irradiated Queensland fruit fly Bactrocera tryoni

Collins, S. R. & Taylor, P. W., Sep 2011, In : Physiological Entomology. 36, 3, p. 247-252 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Sex differences in developmental response to yeast hydrolysate supplements in adult Queensland fruit fly

Pérez-Staples, D., Weldon, C. W. & Taylor, P. W., Nov 2011, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 141, 2, p. 103-113 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual development of wild and mass-reared male Queensland fruit flies in response to natural food sources

Weldon, C. W. & Taylor, P. W., Apr 2011, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 139, 1, p. 17-24 8 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)

The ecology of Bactrocera tryoni (Diptera:Tephritidae): What do we know to assist pest management?

Clarke, A. R., Powell, K. S., Weldon, C. W. & Taylor, P. W., Jan 2011, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 158, 1, p. 26-54 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

122 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Activity patterns of Queensland fruit flies (Bactrocera tryoni) are affected by both mass-rearing and sterilization

Weldon, C. W., Prenter, J. & Taylor, P. W., Jun 2010, In : Physiological Entomology. 35, 2, p. 148-153 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Control of copula duration and sperm storage by female Queensland fruit flies

Pérez-Staples, D., Weldon, C. W., Radhakrishnan, P., Prenter, J. & Taylor, P. W., Dec 2010, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 56, 12, p. 1755-1762 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Desiccation resistance of adult Queensland fruit flies Bactrocera tryoni decreases with age

Weldon, C. W. & Taylor, P. W., Dec 2010, In : Physiological Entomology. 35, 4, p. 385-390 6 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)

Functional relations between locomotor performance traits in spiders and implications for evolutionary hypotheses

Prenter, J., Pérez-Staples, D. & Taylor, P. W., 2010, In : BMC Research Notes. 3, p. 1-5 5 p., 306.

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Predatory behaviour of an araneophagic assassin bug

Wignall, A. E. & Taylor, P. W., 2010, In : Journal of Ethology. 28, 3, p. 437-445 9 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of morphology and substrate diameter on climbing and locomotor performance in male spiders

Prenter, J., Pérez-Staples, D. & Taylor, P. W., Apr 2010, In : Functional Ecology. 24, 2, p. 400-408 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Alternative predatory tactics of an araneophagic assassin bug (Stenolemus bituberus)

Wignall, A. E. & Taylor, P. W., Apr 2009, In : Acta Ethologica. 12, 1, p. 23-27 5 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Multimodal communication and mate choice in wolf spiders: female response to multimodal versus unimodal signals

Uetz, G. W., Roberts, J. A. & Taylor, P. W., Aug 2009, In : Animal Behaviour. 78, 2, p. 299-305 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple mating and sperm depletion in male Queensland fruit flies: effects on female remating behaviour

Radhakrishnan, P., Pérez-Staples, D., Weldon, C. W. & Taylor, P. W., Oct 2009, In : Animal Behaviour. 78, 4, p. 839-846 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Nutrients, not caloric restriction, extend lifespan in Queensland fruit flies (Bactrocera tryoni)

Fanson, B. G., Weldon, C. W., Pérez-Staples, D., Simpson, S. J. & Taylor, P. W., Oct 2009, In : Aging Cell. 8, 5, p. 514-523 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

141 Citations (Scopus)

On the function of an enigmatic ornament: wattles increase the conspicuousness of visual displays in male fowl

Smith, C. L., Van Dyk, D. A., Taylor, P. W. & Evans, C. S., Dec 2009, In : Animal Behaviour. 78, 6, p. 1433-1440 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Optimizing irradiation dose for sterility induction and quality of bactrocera tryoni

Collins, S. R., Weldon, C. W., Banos, C. & Taylor, P. W., Oct 2009, In : Journal of economic entomology. 102, 5, p. 1791-1800 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Pre-release feeding on yeast hydrolysate enhances sexual competitiveness of sterile male Queensland fruit flies in field cages

Pérez-Staples, D., Weldon, C. W., Smallridge, C. & Taylor, P. W., May 2009, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 131, 2, p. 159-166 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Responses of an araneophagic assassin bug, Stenolemus bituberus, to spider draglines

Wignall, A. E. & Taylor, P. W., Jun 2009, In : Ecological Entomology. 34, 3, p. 415-420 6 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)
2008
34 Citations (Scopus)
23 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of irradiation dose rate on quality and sterility of Queensland fruit flies, Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt)

Collins, S. R., Weldon, C. W., Banos, C. & Taylor, P. W., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Applied Entomology. 132, 5, p. 398-405 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

Feeding on yeast hydrolysate enhances attraction to cue-lure in Queensland fruit flies, Bactrocera tryoni

Weldon, C. W., Perez-Staples, D. & Taylor, P. W., Nov 2008, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 129, 2, p. 200-209 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Foreleg autotomy reduces mating success of male Schizocosa ocreata wolf spiders

Taylor, P. W., Roberts, J. A., Wignall, A. E. & Uetz, G. W., Jul 2008, In : Journal of Insect Behavior. 21, 4, p. 193-202 10 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Growth and development of an araneophagic assassin bug, Stenolemus bituberus (Heteroptera: Reduviidae)

Wignall, A. E. & Taylor, P. W., 2008, In : Australian Journal of Zoology. 56, 4, p. 249-255 7 p.

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Large body size for winning and large swords for winning quickly in swordtail males, Xiphophorus helleri

Prenter, J., Taylor, P. W. & Elwood, R. W., Jun 2008, In : Animal Behaviour. 75, 6, p. 1981-1987 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Lifespan and reproduction in Drosophila: New insights from nutritional geometry

Kwang, P. L., Simpson, S. J., Clissold, F. J., Brooks, R., Ballard, J. W. O., Taylor, P. W., Soran, N. & Raubenheimer, D., 19 Feb 2008, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105, 7, p. 2498-2503 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

570 Citations (Scopus)

Potential for pre-release diet supplements to increase the sexual performance and longevity of male Queensland fruit flies

Perez-Staples, D., Harmer, A. M. T., Collins, S. R. & Taylor, P. W., Aug 2008, In : Agricultural and Forest Entomology. 10, 3, p. 255-262 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Citations (Scopus)

Protein: Carbohydrate ratios promoting sexual activity and longevity of male Queensland fruit flies

Prabhu, V., Perez-Staples, D. & Taylor, P. W., Aug 2008, In : Journal of Applied Entomology. 132, 7, p. 575-582 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)