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1.

Cooling requirements fueled the collapse of a desert bird community from climate change.

Riddell EA, Iknayan KJ, Wolf BO, Sinervo B, Beissinger SR.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Oct 22;116(43):21609-21615. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1908791116. Epub 2019 Sep 30.

2.

The Physiology of Heat Tolerance in Small Endotherms.

McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

Physiology (Bethesda). 2019 Sep 1;34(5):302-313. doi: 10.1152/physiol.00011.2019.

PMID:
31389778
3.

Foraging strategies of individual silky pocket mice over a boom-bust cycle in a stochastic dryland ecosystem.

Noble JD, Collins SL, Hallmark AJ, Maldonado K, Wolf BO, Newsome SD.

Oecologia. 2019 Jul;190(3):569-578. doi: 10.1007/s00442-019-04432-x. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

PMID:
31190119
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Avian thermoregulation in the heat: is evaporative cooling more economical in nocturnal birds?

O'Connor RS, Smit B, Talbot WA, Gerson AR, Brigham RM, Wolf BO, McKechnie AE.

J Exp Biol. 2018 Sep 6;221(Pt 17). pii: jeb181420. doi: 10.1242/jeb.181420.

5.

Avian thermoregulation in the heat: metabolism, evaporative cooling and gular flutter in two small owls.

Talbot WA, Gerson AR, Smith EK, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2018 Jun 20;221(Pt 12). pii: jeb171108. doi: 10.1242/jeb.171108.

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Avian thermoregulation in the heat: evaporative cooling capacity and thermal tolerance in two Australian parrots.

McWhorter TJ, Gerson AR, Talbot WA, Smith EK, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2018 Mar 23;221(Pt 6). pii: jeb168930. doi: 10.1242/jeb.168930.

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Avian thermoregulation in the heat: phylogenetic variation among avian orders in evaporative cooling capacity and heat tolerance.

Smit B, Whitfield MC, Talbot WA, Gerson AR, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2018 Mar 19;221(Pt 6). pii: jeb174870. doi: 10.1242/jeb.174870.

8.

Avian thermoregulation in the heat: evaporative cooling capacity of arid-zone Caprimulgiformes from two continents.

Talbot WA, McWhorter TJ, Gerson AR, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2017 Oct 1;220(Pt 19):3488-3498. doi: 10.1242/jeb.161653. Epub 2017 Jul 31.

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Avian thermoregulation in the heat: resting metabolism, evaporative cooling and heat tolerance in Sonoran Desert songbirds.

Smith EK, O'Neill JJ, Gerson AR, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2017 Sep 15;220(Pt 18):3290-3300. doi: 10.1242/jeb.161141. Epub 2017 Jul 6.

10.

Comment on an analysis of endotherm thermal tolerances: systematic errors in data compilation undermine its credibility.

Wolf BO, Coe BH, Gerson AR, McKechnie AE.

Proc Biol Sci. 2017 May 31;284(1855). pii: 20162523. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2016.2523. No abstract available.

11.

Avian thermoregulation in the heat: evaporative cooling in five Australian passerines reveals within-order biogeographic variation in heat tolerance.

McKechnie AE, Gerson AR, McWhorter TJ, Smith EK, Talbot WA, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2017 Jul 1;220(Pt 13):2436-2444. doi: 10.1242/jeb.155507. Epub 2017 Apr 28.

12.

Seasonal Metabolic Acclimatization Varies in Direction and Magnitude among Populations of an Afrotropical Passerine Bird.

Noakes MJ, Wolf BO, McKechnie AE.

Physiol Biochem Zool. 2017 Mar/Apr;90(2):178-189. doi: 10.1086/689030. Epub 2016 Nov 2.

PMID:
28277960
13.

Mapping evaporative water loss in desert passerines reveals an expanding threat of lethal dehydration.

Albright TP, Mutiibwa D, Gerson AR, Smith EK, Talbot WA, O'Neill JJ, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Feb 28;114(9):2283-2288. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1613625114. Epub 2017 Feb 13.

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Avian thermoregulation in the heat: efficient evaporative cooling in two southern African nightjars.

O'Connor RS, Wolf BO, Brigham RM, McKechnie AE.

J Comp Physiol B. 2017 Apr;187(3):477-491. doi: 10.1007/s00360-016-1047-4. Epub 2016 Nov 3.

PMID:
27812726
15.

Avian thermoregulation in the heat: evaporative cooling capacity in an archetypal desert specialist, Burchell's sandgrouse (Pterocles burchelli).

McKechnie AE, Smit B, Whitfield MC, Noakes MJ, Talbot WA, Garcia M, Gerson AR, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2016 Aug 1;219(Pt 15):2409. doi: 10.1242/jeb.146563. No abstract available.

16.

Avian thermoregulation in the heat: efficient evaporative cooling allows for extreme heat tolerance in four southern hemisphere columbids.

McKechnie AE, Whitfield MC, Smit B, Gerson AR, Smith EK, Talbot WA, McWhorter TJ, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2016 Jul 15;219(Pt 14):2145-55. doi: 10.1242/jeb.138776. Epub 2016 May 19.

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Avian thermoregulation in the heat: evaporative cooling capacity in an archetypal desert specialist, Burchell's sandgrouse (Pterocles burchelli).

McKechnie AE, Smit B, Whitfield MC, Noakes MJ, Talbot WA, Garcia M, Gerson AR, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2016 Jul 15;219(Pt 14):2137-44. doi: 10.1242/jeb.139733. Epub 2016 May 9. Erratum in: J Exp Biol. 2016 Aug 1;219(Pt 15):2409.

18.

Seasonal and geographical variation in heat tolerance and evaporative cooling capacity in a passerine bird.

Noakes MJ, Wolf BO, McKechnie AE.

J Exp Biol. 2016 Mar;219(Pt 6):859-69. doi: 10.1242/jeb.132001. Epub 2016 Jan 19.

19.

Avian thermoregulation in the heat: resting metabolism, evaporative cooling and heat tolerance in Sonoran Desert doves and quail.

Smith EK, O'Neill J, Gerson AR, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2015 Nov;218(Pt 22):3636-46. doi: 10.1242/jeb.128645.

20.

The indirect effects of climate variability on the reproductive dynamics and productivity of an avian predator in the arid Southwest.

Borgman CC, Wolf BO.

Oecologia. 2016 Jan;180(1):279-91. doi: 10.1007/s00442-015-3456-6. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

PMID:
26412213
21.

Rapid warming and drought negatively impact population size and reproductive dynamics of an avian predator in the arid southwest.

Cruz-McDonnell KK, Wolf BO.

Glob Chang Biol. 2016 Jan;22(1):237-53. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13092. Epub 2015 Nov 18.

PMID:
26367541
22.

Avian thermoregulation in the heat: scaling of heat tolerance and evaporative cooling capacity in three southern African arid-zone passerines.

Whitfield MC, Smit B, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

J Exp Biol. 2015 Jun;218(Pt 11):1705-14. doi: 10.1242/jeb.121749.

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Cacti supply limited nutrients to a desert rodent community.

Orr TJ, Newsome SD, Wolf BO.

Oecologia. 2015 Aug;178(4):1045-62. doi: 10.1007/s00442-015-3304-8. Epub 2015 Apr 5.

PMID:
25842296
24.

The impact of humidity on evaporative cooling in small desert birds exposed to high air temperatures.

Gerson AR, Smith EK, Smit B, McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

Physiol Biochem Zool. 2014 Nov-Dec;87(6):782-95. doi: 10.1086/678956. Epub 2014 Nov 3.

PMID:
25461643
25.

Targeted 13C enrichment of lipid and protein pools in the body reveals circadian changes in oxidative fuel mixture during prolonged fasting: a case study using Japanese quail.

McCue MD, Amaya JA, Yang AS, Erhardt EB, Wolf BO, Hanson DT.

Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2013 Dec;166(4):546-54. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2013.08.009. Epub 2013 Aug 27.

PMID:
23988480
26.

Desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) dietary specialization decreases across a precipitation gradient.

Murray IW, Wolf BO.

PLoS One. 2013 Jun 28;8(6):e66505. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0066505. Print 2013.

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Thermoregulation in African Green Pigeons (Treron calvus) and a re-analysis of insular effects on basal metabolic rate and heterothermy in columbid birds.

Noakes MJ, Smit B, Wolf BO, McKechnie AE.

J Comp Physiol B. 2013 Oct;183(7):969-82. doi: 10.1007/s00360-013-0763-2. Epub 2013 May 21.

PMID:
23689380
28.

Capital breeding and allocation to life-history demands are highly plastic in lizards.

Warne RW, Gilman CA, Garcia DA, Wolf BO.

Am Nat. 2012 Jul;180(1):130-41. doi: 10.1086/665995. Epub 2012 May 24.

PMID:
22673656
29.

Tissue carbon incorporation rates and diet-to-tissue discrimination in ectotherms: tortoises are really slow.

Murray IW, Wolf BO.

Physiol Biochem Zool. 2012 Jan-Feb;85(1):96-105. doi: 10.1086/663867. Epub 2012 Jan 3. Erratum in: Physiol Biochem Zool. 2012 May-Jun;85(3):308.

PMID:
22237293
30.

Shifting species interactions in terrestrial dryland ecosystems under altered water availability and climate change.

McCluney KE, Belnap J, Collins SL, González AL, Hagen EM, Nathaniel Holland J, Kotler BP, Maestre FT, Smith SD, Wolf BO.

Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc. 2012 Aug;87(3):563-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-185X.2011.00209.x. Epub 2011 Nov 17. Review.

PMID:
22098619
31.

Naturally high plasma glucose levels in mourning doves (Zenaida macroura) do not lead to high levels of reactive oxygen species in the vasculature.

Smith CL, Toomey M, Walker BR, Braun EJ, Wolf BO, McGraw K, Sweazea KL.

Zoology (Jena). 2011 Jun;114(3):171-6. doi: 10.1016/j.zool.2010.12.001. Epub 2011 May 19.

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Tissue-carbon incorporation rates in lizards: implications for ecological studies using stable isotopes in terrestrial ectotherms.

Warne RW, Gilman CA, Wolf BO.

Physiol Biochem Zool. 2010 Jul-Aug;83(4):608-17. doi: 10.1086/651585.

PMID:
20441446
34.

Exoskeletal chitin scales isometrically with body size in terrestrial insects.

Lease HM, Wolf BO.

J Morphol. 2010 Jun;271(6):759-68. doi: 10.1002/jmor.10835.

PMID:
20235123
35.

Climate change increases the likelihood of catastrophic avian mortality events during extreme heat waves.

McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

Biol Lett. 2010 Apr 23;6(2):253-6. doi: 10.1098/rsbl.2009.0702. Epub 2009 Sep 30.

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The use of tunable diode laser absorption spectroscopy for rapid measurements of the delta13C of animal breath for physiological and ecological studies.

Engel S, Lease HM, McDowell NG, Corbett AH, Wolf BO.

Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2009 May;23(9):1281-6. doi: 10.1002/rcm.4004.

PMID:
19306281
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Keeling plots for hummingbirds: a method to estimate carbon isotope ratios of respired CO(2) in small vertebrates.

Carleton SA, Wolf BO, del Rio CM.

Oecologia. 2004 Sep;141(1):1-6. Epub 2004 Aug 11.

PMID:
15309607
40.

The allometry of avian basal metabolic rate: good predictions need good data.

McKechnie AE, Wolf BO.

Physiol Biochem Zool. 2004 May-Jun;77(3):502-21.

PMID:
15286923
41.

Deuterium stable isotope ratios as tracers of water resource use: an experimental test with rock doves.

McKechnie AE, Wolf BO, Martínez del Rio C.

Oecologia. 2004 Jul;140(2):191-200. Epub 2004 Jun 4.

PMID:
15185137
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How important are columnar cacti as sources of water and nutrients for desert consumers? A review.

Wolf BO, del Rio CM.

Isotopes Environ Health Stud. 2003 Mar;39(1):53-67. Review.

PMID:
12812255
45.

Use of saguaro fruit by white-winged doves: isotopic evidence of a tight ecological association.

Wolf BO, Martinez Del Rio C.

Oecologia. 2000 Sep;124(4):536-543. doi: 10.1007/s004420000406.

PMID:
28308392
47.

Seasonal adjustment of solar heat gain independent of coat coloration in a desert mammal.

Walsberg GE, Weaver T, Wolf BO.

Physiol Zool. 1997 Mar-Apr;70(2):150-7.

PMID:
9231387
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