Philosophy

16) Skillings, DJ (2016) Holobionts and the Ecology of Organisms - Multi-Species Communities or Integrated Individuals?Biology & Philosophy ​31: 875. 


15) Skillings, DJ (2015) Mechanistic Explanation of Biological ProcessesPhilosophy of Science 82: 1139-1151.  

Biology


14) Kaleonani, K.C. Hurley, Molly A. Timmers, L. Scott Godwin, Joshua M. Copus, Derek. J. Skillings, Robert J. Toonen (2015) An assessment of shallow and mesophotic reef brachyuran crab assemblages on the south shore of Oahu, HawaiiCoral Reefs. DOI: 10.1007/s00338-015-1382-z


13) ​K. A. Selkoe, O. E. Gaggiotti, K. Andrews, M. A. Bernal, C. Bird, H. Bolick, I. Baums, R. Coleman, G. T. Concepcion, M. T. Craig, J. D. DiBattista, J. Eble, I. Fernandez-Silva, M. R. Gaither, M. Iacchei, N. R. Polato, M. A. Rivera, L. A. Rocha, D. Skillings, M. Timmers, Z. Szabo, B. W. Bowen, R. J. Toonen (2014) Emergent Patterns of Population Genetic Structure for a Coral Reef CommunityMolecular Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/mec.12804.

12) Skillings, D.J., C.E. Bird, and R. J. Toonen (2014) Comparative population structure of two edible Indo-Pacific coral reef sea cucumbers (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea)Bulletin of Marine Science. 90(1). DOI: 10.5343/bms.2013.1001.

11) Bowen, BW, Rocha, LA, Bird, CJ, Skillings, DS, Eble, JA, DiBattista, JD, Craig, MT, and Toonen RJ (2013) The Origins Of Tropical Marine BiodiversityTrends in Ecology and Evolution.

10) DiBattista, JD, Berumen, ML, Gaither, MR, Rocha, LA, Eble, JA, Choat, JH, Craig, MT, Skillings, DJ and Bowen BW. (2013) After continents divide: Comparative phylogeography of reef fishes from the Red Sea and Indian OceanJournal of Biogeography

9) Timmers, M.A., C. Bird, D. Skillings, P. Smouse, R. Toonen (2012) There’s no place like home: Crown-of-thorns outbreaks in the Central Pacific are regionally derived and independent events. PLoS ONE. 7(2). 

8) Bird, C.E., I. Fernandez, D. Skillings, & R. Toonen (2012) Sympatric speciation in the post “Modern Synthesis” era of evolutionary biology. Evolutionary Biology. 39:158-180.

7) Stat, M., A. Baker, D. Bourne, A. Correa, Z. Forsman, M. Huggett, X. Pochon, D. Skillings, C. Starger, R. Toonen, M. van Oppen, & R. Gates (2012). Molecular delineation of species in the coral holobiont. Advances in Marine Biology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-394282-1.00001-6. 

6) Toonen, R.J., K. Andrews, I. Baums, C. Bird, G. Concepcion, T. Daly-Engel, J. Eble, A. Faucci, M. Gaither, M. Iacchei, J. Puritz, J. Schultz, D. Skillings, M. Timmers & B. Bowen (2011) Defining boundaries for ecosystem-based management: A multispecies case study of marine connectivity across the Hawaiian Archipelago. Journal of Marine Biology. ID#460173, 13 pp. 

5) Skillings, D.J., C.E. Bird, & R.J. Toonen (2011) Gateways to Hawai‘i: genetic population structure of the tropical sea cucumber Holothuria atraJournal of Marine Biology, ID# 783030, 16 pp. 

4) Toonen, R.J., C.E. Bird, J. Eble, A. Faucci, G. Concepcion, K. Andrews, D. Skillings, M. Iacchei, I. Baums, and B.W. Bowen. (2010) Where have all the larvae gone? Patterns of connectivity in the Hawaiian Archipelago.  in Diving for Science. Proceedings of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences In: NW Pollock (ed). Diving for Science 2010. Proceedings of the 29th American Academy of Underwater Sciences Symposium. Dauphin Island, AL: AAUS.

3) Skillings, D.J., and R. J. Toonen (2010) It’s just a flesh wound: non lethal sampling for conservation genetics studies. in Diving for Science. Proceedings of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences In: NW Pollock (ed). Diving for Science 2010. Proceedings of the 29th American Academy of Underwater Sciences Symposium. Dauphin Island, AL: AAUS.

2) Kittinger, J. N., D.J. Skillings, K. K. Carvalho, L. L. N. Reeve, M. Hutchinson, K. Cullison, J. Shackeroff, M. Chow, and J. Lemus (2009) Reconciling ecosystem-based management and focal resource conservation in the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument. Marine Sanctuaries Conservation Series ONMS-09-04. NOAA, Office of National Marine Sanctuaries

​1) Skillings, D. (2008) Laboratory culture of the soft-coral Carijoa riiseiJournal of Young Investigators. 15:8.

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