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Taylor J.R.A., M.S. deVries, D.O. Elias. Growling from the gut: co-option of the gastric mill for acoustic communication in ghost crabs. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Accepted.

Luong J., P. Glick, A, Ong. (equal authorship), M.S. deVries, S. Sandin, E.W. Hawkes, M.T. Tolley. 2019. Eversion and Retraction of a Soft Robot Towards the Exploration of Coral Reefs, in 2019 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Soft Robotics (RoboSoft), Seoul, Korea.

DiRenzo, G.V., T.S. Tunstall, R. Ibáñez, M.S. deVries, A.V. Longo, K. R. Zamudio, K.R. Lipps. 2018. External Reinfection of a fungal pathogen does not contribute to pathogen growth. EcoHealth.

deVries, M.S. 2017. The role of feeding morphology and competition in governing the diet breadth of sympatric stomatopod crustaceans. Biology Letters. 13: 20170055 doi:10.1098/rsbl.2017.0055.

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deVries, M.S., S.J. Webb*, J. Tu, D.D. Deheyn, E.C. Burak, V. Morgan*, R. Sah, J.R. A. Taylor. 2016. Stress physiology and weapon integrity of intertidal mantis shrimp under future ocean conditions. Scientific Reports. 6:38637 doi:10.1038/srep38637.

deVries, M.S., B.C. Stock, J.H. Christy, G.R. Goldsmith, & T.E. Dawson. 2016. Specialized morphology corresponds to a generalist diet: linking form and function in mantis shrimp crustaceans. Oecologia 182: 429-442 doi:10.1007/s00442-016-3667-5.

Featured in Explorations Now.

deVries, M.S., C. Martínez del Rio, T.S. Tunstall, & T.E. Dawson. 2015. Isotopic incorporation rates and discrimination factors in mantis shrimp. PLOS ONE. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0122334.

deVries, M.S., E.A.K Murphy, & S.N. Patek. 2012. Strike mechanics of an ambush predator: the spearing mantis shrimp. Journal of Experimental Biology 215: 4374-4384.

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Staaterman, E.S., C.W. Clark, A. Gallagher, T. Claverie, M.S. deVries, & S.N. Patek. 2012. The acoustic ecology of the California mantis shrimp. In: Popper, A. N. and Hawkins, A. eds Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life. Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, New York.

Staaterman, E.S., C.W. Clark, A.J. Gallagher, M.S. deVries, T. Claverie, & S.N. Patek. 2011. Rumbling in the benthos: the acoustic ecology of the California mantis shrimp. Aquatic Biology 13: 97-105.

deVries, M.S. & P.C. Wainwright. 2006. The effects of acute temperature change on prey capture kinematics in largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides. Copeia 3: 437-444.


In Review

deVries, M.S., S.J. Webb* (equal authorship), J.R.A. Taylor. Re-examination of the affects of food abundance on the morphologically plastic jaws of purple sea urchins. In review: Marine Biology.



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