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217.  Thurman, L., Alger, K., LeDee O., Thompson, L., Hofmeister, E., Hudson, J.M., Martin, A.M., Melvin, T., Olson, S.H., Pruvot, M., Rohr, J.R., Szymanksi, J., Aleuy, O.A., Zuckerberg, B. Disease-smart climate adaptation for wildlife management and conservation. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment

216.  Du, Y., Yang, Z., Xi, Y., Gu, D., Zhang, Z., Tu, W., Zeng, Y., Xin, Y., Liu, X., Zhang, Z., Jin, W., Zhang, Y., Yang, L., Guo, B., Ke, Z., Rohr, J.R., Liu, X. High risk of biological invasion from prayer animal release in China. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment


215. Mentzel, S., Nathan, R., Noyes, P, Moe, S.J., Brix, K., Rohr, J.R., Verheyen, J., Van den Brink, P.J., Stauber, J. 2024. Evaluating the effects of climate change and chemical, physical and biological stressors on nearshore coral reefs: A case study in the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management


214. Moe, S.J., Brix, K., Landis, W.G., Stauber, J., Carriger, J.F., Van den Brink, P.J., Hader, J.D., Kunimitsu, T., Mentzel, S., Nathan, R., Noyes, P.D., Oldenkamp, R., Rohr, J.R., Verheyen, J., Benestad, R. 2024. Integrating climate model projections into environmental risk assessment: A probabilistic modelling approach. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management


213. Sinervo, B., Lara Reséndiz, R.A., Miles, D.B., Lovich, J.E., Rosen, P.C., Gadsden, H., Casteñada Gaytán, G., Galina Tessaro, P., Luja, V.H., Huey, R.B, Whipple, A., Sánchez Cordero, V., Rohr, J.R., Caetano, G., Santos, J., Sites, J.W., Méndez de la Cruz, F.R. 2024. Climate change and collapsing thermal niches of desert reptiles and amphibians: Assisted migration and acclimation rescue from extirpation. Science of the Total Environment 908: 168431.



212.  Gu, S., Qi, T., Rohr, J.R., Liu, X. A global synthesis reveals that non-native animals are less sensitive to extreme weather worldwide than native animals. Nature Ecology and Evolution PDF

211.    McMahon, T.A., Nordheim, C.L.§, Detmering, S.E., Johnson, P.T.J., Rohr, J.R., Civitello, D.J. 2023. Pseudacris regilla metamorphs acquire resistance to a deadly pathogen after exposure to the killed fungus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 155: 193-198. PDF

210.  Rohr, J.R., Sack, A., Bakhoum, S., Barrett, C.B., Chamberlin, A.J.*, Civitello, D.J., Doruska, M.J.*, De Leo, G.A., Haggerty, C.J.E., Jones, I.*, Jouanard, N., Ly, A.T, Ndione, R.A., Remais, J.V., Riveau, G., Schacht, A., Senghor, S., Sokolow, S.H., Wolfe, C*. 2023. A planetary health innovation for disease, food, and water challenges in Africa. Nature 619: 782–787. featured on the cover PDF


209.  Ramsay, C.T.*, Rohr, J.R. 2023. Ontogeny of immunity and potential implications for co-infection. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 378:20220127. PDF

208.  Rumschlag, S.L., Mahon, M.B., Jones, D.K., Battaglin, W., Behrens, J.*, Bernhardt, E., Bradley, P., Brown, E.@, De Laender, F., Hill, R., Kunz, S., Lee, S., Rosi, E., Schäfer, R., Schmidt, T., Simonin, M., Smalling, K., Voss, K., Rohr, J.R. 2023. Density declines, richness increases, and composition shifts in stream macroinvertebrates. Science Advances 9:eadf4896 PDF


207.  Rose, K.C., Bierwagen, B., Bridgham, S.D., Carlisle, D.M., Hawkins, C.P., Poff, N.L., Read, J.S., Rohr, J.R., Saros, J.E., Williamson, C.E. 2023. Indicators of the effects of climate change on freshwater ecosystems. Climatic Change 176:23 PDF

206.  Snyder, P.W.*, Ramsay, C.T.*, Harjoe, C.C.*, Khazan, E., Briggs, C.J., Hoverman, J.T., Johnson, P.T.J., Preston, D.L., Rohr, J.R., Blaustein, A.R. 2023. Experimental evidence that host species composition alters host-pathogen dynamics in a ranavirus-amphibian assemblage. Ecology 104:e3885. DOI: /10.1002/ecy.3885 PDF

205. Haggerty, C.J.E., Delius, B.*, Jouanard, N., Ndaod, P.D., De Leo, G.A., Lund, A.J., Lopez-Carr, D.,Remais, J.V., Riveau, G., Sokolow, S.H., Rohr, J.R. 2023. Pyrethroid insecticides pose greater risk than organophosphate insecticides to biocontrol agents for human schistosomiasis. Environmental
Pollution 319:120952 DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2022.120952 PDF

204. Ramsay, C.T.*, Rohr, J.R. 2023. Identity and density of parasite exposures alter the outcome of co-infections: Implications for management. Journal of Applied Ecology 60:205–214 DOI:10.1111/1365-2664.14332 PDF



203. Nordheim, C.L.§, Detmering, S.E.§, Civitello, D.J., Johnson, P.T.J., Rohr, J.R., McMahon, T.A.2022. Metabolites from the fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis induce acquiredresistance in Cuban treefrog tadpoles. Journal of Applied Ecology 59:2398–2403 DOI:10.1111/1365-2664.14242 PDF

202.  Sanya, D.R.A. Syed-Ab-Rahman, S.F., Jia, A., Onésime, D., Kim, K., Ahohuendo, B.C., Rohr, J.R. 2022. A review of approaches to control bacterial leaf blight in rice. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 38:113 PDF


201.  Harjoe, C.C.@, Buck, J.C., Rohr, J.R., Roberts, C.E., Olson, D.H., Blaustein, A.R. 2022. Pathogenic fungus causes density- and trait-mediated trophic cascades in an aquatic community. Ecosphere 13:e4043 PDF


200.  Zhang, L.¥, Rohr, J.R.¥, Cui, R.¥, Cui, R.¥, Xin, Y., Han, L., Yang, X., Gu, S., Du, Y., Liang, J., Wang, X., Wu, Z., Hao, Q., Liu, X.¥ 2022. Biological invasions facilitate human zoonotic disease emergences. Nature Communications 13:1762 PDF


199.  Liu, Z.Y., Chamberlin, A.J., Tallam, K., Jones, I.J., Lamore, L.L., Bauer, J., Bresciani, M., Wolfe, C.M., Casagrandi, R., Mari, L., Gatto, M., Diongue, A.K., Toure, L., Rohr, J.R., Riveau, G., Jouanard, N., Wood, C.L., Sokolow, S.H., Mandle, L., Daily, G., Lambin, E.F., De Leo, G.A. Deep learning segmentation of satellite imagery identifies aquatic vegetation associated with snail intermediate hosts of schistosomiasis in Senegal, Africa. Remote Sensing 14:1345 PDF


198.  Haggerty, C.J.E., Halstead, N.T., Civitello, D.J., Rohr, J.R. 2022. Reducing disease and producing food: Effects of 13 agrochemicals on snail biomass and human schistosomes. Journal of Applied Ecology 59: 729-741 PDF


197.  Kopanke, J., Carpenter, M., Lee, J., Reed, K., Rodgers, C., Burton, M., Lovett, K., Westrich, J., McNulty, E., McDermott, E., Barbera, C., Cavany, S., Rohr, J.R., Perkins, A., Mathiason, C., Stenglein, M., Mayo, C. 2022. Bluetongue research at a crossroads: Modern genomics tools can pave the way to new insights. Annual Review of Animal Biosciences 10:303–24 PDF


196.  Civitello, D.J., Angeloa, T., Nguyen, K.H., Hartman, R.B., Starkloff, N.C., Mahalila, M.P., Charles, J., Manrique, A., Delius, B., Bradley, L.M., Nisbet, R.M., Kinung’hi, S., Rohr, J.R. 2022. Transmission potential of human schistosomes can be driven by resource competition among snail intermediate hosts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 119: e2116512119; PDF


195.  Rumschlag, S.L., Roth, S., McMahon, T.A., Rohr, J.R., Civitello, D.J. 2022. Variability in environmental persistence but not per capita transmission rates of the amphibian chytrid fungus leads to differences in host infection prevalence. Journal of Animal Ecology 91:170–181 PDF


194.  Ortega, C.N.*, Roznik, E.A., Surbaugh, K.L.*, Cano, N.§, Price, W. Campbell, T., Rohr, J.R.¥ 2022. Parasite spillover to native hosts from more tolerant, supershedding invasive hosts: implications for management. Journal of Applied Ecology 59:39–51 PDF


193.  Rumschlag, S.L., Casamatta, D.A., Mahon, M.B., Hoverman, J.T., Raffel, T.R., Carrick, H.J., Hudson, P.J., Rohr, J.R. 2022. Pesticide-induced alterations to respiration in aquatic communities are associated with changes in abundance and composition of phytoplankton. Global Change Biology 28:1091–1102 PDF



192.  Bakhoum, S.*, Ba, C.T., Haggerty, C.J.E., Jouanard, N., Riveau, G., Rohr, J.R. 2021. Risk of human exposure to the intestinal schistosome, Schistosoma mansoni, across seasons along the Senegal River. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology Research 6: 038 DOI: 10.24966/GHR-2566/100038 PDF


191.  Jones, I.*, Sokolow, S., Chamberlin, A., Lund, A., Jouanard, N., Bandagny, L., Ndione, R., Senghor, S., Schacht, A., Riveau, G., Hopkins, S., Rohr, J.R., Remais, J., Lafferty, K.D., Kuris, A.M., Wood, C.L., De Leo, G. 2021. Schistosome infection in Senegal is associated with different spatial extents of risk and ecological drivers for S. haematobium and S. mansoni. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 9: e0009712 PDF


190.  Bakhoum, S.*, Haggerty, C.J.E., Ba, C.T., Jouanard, N., Riveau, G., Rohr, J.R. 2021. Seasonal variations of densities of Biomphalaria pfeifferi, the intermediate host of Schistosoma mansoni parasite at the North of Senegal. in Basic and Applied Malacology; ed. Sajal Ray. IntechOpen Limited, London DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.99217 PDF

189. McMahon, T.A., Hill, M.N., Lentz, G.C., Scott, E.F., Tenouri, N.F., Rohr, J.R. 2021. Amphibian species vary in their learned avoidance response to the deadly fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Journal of Applied Ecology 58: 1613–1620 DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13932 PDF

188. Liu, X., Rohr, J.R. ¥ , Li, X., Li, Y. 2021. Climate extremes, variability and trade shape biogeographical patterns of alien species. Current Zoology 67: 393-402 doi: 10.1093/cz/zoaa068 PDF

187. Rohr, J.R. 2021. The atrazine saga and its importance to the future of toxicology, science, and environmental and human health. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 40: 1544- 1558. PDF

186. Nguyen, K.H.*, Boersch-Supan, P.H. † ¥ , Hartman, R.B*., Mendiola, S.Y*., Harwood, V.J., Civitello, D.J., Rohr, J.R. 2021. Interventions can shift the thermal optimum for parasitic disease transmission. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 118: e2017537118; PDF

185. Roznik, E.A. † , Cano, N. § , Surbaugh, K.L., Ramsay, C.T., Rohr, J.R. Invasive frogs have more robust locomotor performance than native frogs in response to temperature and parasitic infections. Diversity 13: 109. PDF

184. Ramsay, C., Rohr, J.R. 2021. The application of community ecology theory to co-infections in wildlife hosts. Ecology 102: e03253. PDF

183. Daversa, D.R. † , Hechinger, R.F., Madin, E., Fenton, A., Dell, A.I., Ritchie, E., Rohr, J.R., Rudolf, V.H.W., Lafferty, K.D. 2021. Beyond the ecology of fear: non-lethal effects of predators are strong whereas those of parasites are diverse. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 288: 20202966. PDF

182. Lund, A.J.*, Lopez-Carr, D., Sokolow, S.H., Rohr, J.R., DeLeo, G.A. 2021. Agricultural innovations to reduce the distributional and health impacts of dams. Sustainability 13: 1869. PDF

181. LaRue, E.A. † , Rohr, J.R., Knott, J., Dodds, W., Dahlin, K., Thorp, J.H., Johnson, J.S., Rodriguez-Gonzalez, M.I., Hardiman, B.S., Keller, M., Fahey, R., Atkins, J.W., Tromboni, F., SanClements, M., Parker, G., Liu, J., Fei, S. 2021. The evolution of macrosystems biology. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 19: 11–19. doi:10.1002/fee.2288 PDF

180. Rumschlag, S.L. † , Mahon, M.B. † , Halstead, N.T.*, Hoverman, J.T., Raffel, T.R., Carrick, H.J., Hudson, P.J., Rohr, J.R. 2020. Consistent effects of pesticides on community structure and ecosystem function in freshwater systems. Nature Communications 11: 6333. PDF

179. Rohr, J.R., Cohen, J.M. † Understanding how temperature shifts could impact infectious disease. PLoS Biology 18: e3000938. PDF

178. Cohen, J.M. † , Sauer, E.L.*, Santiago, O. § , Spencer, S. § , Rohr, J.R. 2020. Divergent impacts of warming weather on disease risk across climates. Science 370: eabb1702 Altmetric score of 538, 99th percentile PDF

177. Halliday, F.W. † , Rohr, J.R., Laine, A. 2020. Biodiversity loss underlies the dilution effect of biodiversity. Ecology Letters 23: 1611–1622 PDF

176. Skaff, N.K. † , Cheng, Q., Clemesha, R.E.S., Collender, P.A., Gershunov, A., Head, J.R., Hoover, C.M.*, Rohr, J.R., Lettenmaier, D.P., Snyder, R., Remais, J.V. 2020. Thermal thresholds heighten sensitivity of West Nile virus transmission to changing temperatures in coastal California. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 287: 20201065. PDF

175. Shocket, M.S. † , Verwillow, A.B., Numazu, M.G., Slamani, H., Cohen, J.M. † , El Moustaid, F.*, Rohr, J.R., Johnson, L.R., Mordecai, E.A. 2020. Transmission of West Nile and five other temperate mosquito-borne viruses peaks at temperatures between 23˚C and 26˚C. eLife 9:e58511. DOI: PDF

174. Haggerty, C.J.E. † , Bakhoum, S., Civitello, D.J., De Leo, G.A., Jouanard, N., Ndione, R.A., Remais, J.V., Riveau, G., Senghor, S., Sokolow, S.H., Sow, S., Wolfe, C., Wood, C.L., Jones, I.*, Chamberlin, A.*, Rohr, J.R. 2020. Aquatic macrophytes and macroinvertebrate predators affect densities of snail hosts and local production of schistosome cercariae that cause human schistosomiasis. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 14: e0008417 PDF

173. Hoover, C.M.*, Rumschlag, S.L. † , Strgar, L., Arakala, A. † , Gambhir, M., de Leo, G., Sokolow, S.H., Rohr, J.R., Remais, J.V. 2020. Effects of agrochemical pollution on schistosomiasis transmission: a systematic review and modeling analysis. Lancet Planetary Health 4: e280–91 PDF

172.  Jones, D.K.†, Davila, D.D.§, Nguyen, K.H.*, Rohr, J.R. 2020. Effect of agrochemical exposure on Schistosoma mansoni cercariae survival and activity. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 39: 1421-1428 PDF


171.  Roznik, E.A.†, Surbaugh, K.L.*, Cano, N.§, Rohr, J.R. 2020. Elucidating mechanisms of invasion success: Effects of parasite removal on growth and survival rates of invasive and native frogs. Journal of Applied Ecology 57: 1078–1088 PDF


170.  Perkins, A.T., Rohr, J.R. 2020. Theories of diversity in disease ecology. In Theoretical Ecology: Concepts and Applications; eds. Kevin McCann and Gabriel Gellner, Oxford University Press, London. p 221-242 PDF


169.  Neely, W.J.*, Greenspan, S.E.†, Ribeiro, L.P., Carvalho, T., Martins, R.A., Rodriguez, D., Rohr, J.R., Haddad, C.F.B., Toledo, L.F., Becker, C.G. 2020. Synergistic effects of warming and disease linked to high mortality in cool-adapted terrestrial frogs. Biological Conservation 245: 108521 PDF


168.  Sauer, E.L., Cohen, J.M., Lajeunesse, M.J., McMahon, T.A., Civitello, D.J., Knutie, S.A., Nguyen, K., Roznik, E.A., Sears, B.F., Bessler, S., Delius, B.K., Halstead, N.T., Ortega, N., Venesky, M.D., Young, S., Rohr, J.R. 2020. A meta-analysis reveals temperature, dose, life stage, and taxonomy influence host susceptibility to a fungal parasite. Ecology 101:e02979. 10.1002/ecy.2979 Cover Photo PDF


167.  Nguyen, K.H.*, Gemmell, B.J., Rohr, J.R. 2020. Effects of temperature and viscosity on miracidial and cercarial movement of Schistosoma mansoni: Ramifications for disease transmission. International Journal of Parasitology 50: 153-159 PDF


166.  Rohr, J.R., Civitello, D.J., Halliday, F.W., Hudson, P.J., Lafferty, K.D., Wood, C.L., Mordecai, E.A. 2020. Towards common ground in the biodiversity–disease debate. Nature Ecology and Evolution 4: 24-33 PDF



165.  Haggerty, C.J.E.†, Crisman, T.L., Rohr, J.R. 2019. Direct and indirect effects of pine silviculture on the larval occupancy and breeding of declining amphibian species. Journal of Applied Ecology 56: 2652–2662 PDF


164.  Johansson, M.A., Apfeldorf , K.M., Dobson, S., Devita, J., Buczak, A., Baugher, B., Moniz, L.J. Bagley, T., Babin, S.M., Guven, E., Yamana, T.K., Shaman, J., Moschou, T., Lothian, N., Lane, A., Osbourne, G., Jiang, G., Brooks, L., Farrow, D., Hyun, S., Tibshirani, R.J., Rosenfeld, R., Lessler, J., Reich, N.G., Cummings, D.A.T., Lauer, S.A., Moore, S.M., Clapham, H.E., Lowe, R., Bailey, T., García-Díez, M., Carvalho, M.S., Rodo, X., Sardar, T., Paul, R.E., Ray, E.L., Sakrejda, K., Brown, A.C., Meng, X., Osoba, O., Vardavas, R., Manheim, D., Moore, M., Rao, D.M., Porco, T.C., Ackley, S., Liu, F., Worden, L., Convertino, M., Liu, Y., Reddy, A., Ortiz, E., Rivero, J., Brito, H., Juarrero, A., Johnson, L.R., Gramacy, R.B., Cohen, J.M., Mordecai, E.A., Murdock, C.C., Rohr, J.R., Ryan, S.J., Stewart-Ibarra, A., Weikel, D.P., Jutla, A., Khan, R., Poultney, M., Colwell, R.R., Rivera, B., Barker, C.M., Bell, J., Biggerstaff, M., Swerdlow, D., Mier-y-Teran-Romero, L., Forshey, B., Asher, J., Clay, M., Trtanj, J., Margolis, H.S., Chretien, J., George, D., Hebbeler, A. 2019. An open challenge to advance probabilistic forecasting for dengue epidemics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 116: 24268–24274 PDF


163.  Wood, C.L., Sokolow, S., Jones, I.*, Chamberlin, A.*, Lafferty, K.D., Kuris, A.M., Jocque, M., Hopkins, S. †, Adams, G., Schneider, M., Buck, J.C., Lund, A., Garcia Vedrenne, A.E., Fiorenza, E. Rohr, J.R., Allan, F., Webster, B., Rabone, M., Webster, J., Bandagny, L., Ndione, R., Senghor, S., Schacht, A., Jouanard, N., Riveau, G., De Leo, G. 2019. Precision mapping of snail habitat provides a powerful indicator of human schistosomiasis transmission. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 116: 23182–23191 PDF


162. Halliday, F.W.†, Rohr, J.R. 2019. Measuring the shape of the biodiversity-disease relationship across systems: new findings and key gaps. Nature Communications 10: 5032 PDF


161.  Sauer, E.L*, Trejo, N.§, Hoverman, J.T., Rohr, J.R. 2019. Behavioral fever reduces ranaviral infection in toads. Functional Ecology 33: 2172–2179 PDF


160.  Bradley, P.W.*, Brawner, M.D.§, Raffel, T.R., Rohr, J.R., Olson, D.H., Blaustein, A.R. 2019. Shifts in temperature influence how an emerging infectious fungus infects amphibian larvae. PLoS One 14(9): e0222237. PDF


159. Young, S.*, Rohr, J.R., Harwood, V.J. 2019. Vancomycin resistance plasmids affect persistence of Enterococcus faecium in water at ambient nutrient levels. Water Research 166: 115069 doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2019.115069 PDF


158.  Mordecai, E.A., Caldwell, J., Grossman, M., Lippi, C.A.*, Johnson, L.R., Neira, M., Rohr, J.R., Ryan, S.J., Savage, V., Shocket, M.S.†, Sippy, R.†, Stewart Ibarra, A., Thomas, M.B., Villena, O. 2019. Thermal biology of mosquito-borne disease. Ecology Letters 22: 1690-1708 Cover Photo PDF


157.  Taylor, R.A.†, Ryan, S.J., Lippi, C.A.*, Hall, D.G., Narouei-Khandan, H.A., Rohr, J.R., Johnson, L.R. 2019. Bayesian quantification of the fundamental thermal niche of Huanglongbing, a vector-borne pathogen of citrus trees. Journal of Applied Ecology 56: 2057–2068 PDF


156.  Hoover, C.M.*, Sokolow, S.H., Kemp, J., Lund, A.J.*, Jones, I.*, Higginson, T., Riveau, G., Savaya-Alkalay, A., Coyle, S., Wood, C., Micheli, F., Casagrandi, R., Mari, L., Gatto, M., Rinaldo, A., Perez, J., Rohr, J.R., Sanchirico, J.N., Sagi, A., Remais, J.V., De Leo, G.A. 2019. Modelled effects of prawn aquaculture on poverty alleviation and schistosomiasis control. Nature Sustainability 2: 611-620 PDF


155.  Rohr, J.R., Barrett, C.B., Civitello, D.J.†, Craft, M., Delius, B.*, de Leo, G., Hudson, P.J., Jouanard, N., Nguyen, K., Ostfeld, R., Remais, J.V., Riveau, G., Sokolow, S., Tilman, D. 2019. Emerging human infectious diseases and the links to global food production. Nature Sustainability 2: 445-456 PDF


154.  Rohr, J.R., Civitello, D.J.†, Cohen, J.M.*, Roznik, E.A.†, Sinervo, B., Dell, A.I. 2019. Different metrics of thermal acclimation yield similar effects of latitude, acclimation duration, body mass, and their interactions on acclimation strengths. Global Change Biology 25: e3-e4 PDF


153.  Bakhoum, S., Ndione, R.A., Haggerty, C.J.E., Wolfe, C., Sow, S., Ba, C.T., Riveau, G., Rohr, J.R. 2019. Influence of physicochemical parameters on the spatial distribution of snail species that are intermediate hosts of human schistosomes in the Senegal River Delta. Medicine and Tropical Health (Me´decine et Sante´ Tropicales) 29: 61-67 PDF


152.  Rumschlag, S.L.†, Halstead, N.T.*, Hoverman, J.T.†, Raffel, T.R.†, Carrick, H.J., Hudson, P.J., Rohr, J.R. 2019. Effects of pesticides on exposure and susceptibility to parasites can be generalized to pesticide class and type in aquatic communities. Ecology Letters 22: 962-972 Cover article PDF


151.  Zubrod, J.*, Bundschuh, M., Arts, G., Imfeld, G., Knäbel, A., Payraudeau, S., Rasmussen, J., Rohr, J.R., Scharmüller, A., Smalling, K., Stehle, S., Schulz, R., Schäfer, R. 2019. Fungicides – An overlooked pesticide class? Environmental Science and Technology 53: 3347−3365 PDF


150. Cohen, J.M.†, McMahon, T.A.†, Ramsay, C.*, Roznik, E.A.†, Sauer, E.L.*, Bessler, S., Civitello, D.J.†, Delius, B.K.*, Halstead, N.T.*, Knutie, S.A.†, Nguyen, K.*, Ortega, C.N.*, Sears, B.*, Venesky, M.D.†, Young, S.*, Rohr, J.R. 2019. Impacts of thermal mismatches on chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis prevalence are moderated by life stage, body size, elevation and latitude. Ecology Letters 22: 817-825 Cover article PDF


149.  Haggerty, C.J.E.†, Crisman, T.L., Rohr, J.R. 2019. Effects of forestry-driven changes to groundcover and soil moisture on amphibian desiccation, dispersal, and survival. Ecological Applications 29: e01870. 10.1002/eap.1870 PDF


148.  Rumschlag, S.L.†, Bessler, S., Rohr, J.R. 2019. Evaluating improvements to exposure estimates from fate and transport models by incorporating environmental sampling effort and national contaminant use. Water Research 156: 372-382 PDF


147.  Cohen, J.M.*, Civitello, D.J.†, Venesky, M.D.†, McMahon, T.A.†, Rohr, J.R. 2019. An interaction between climate change and infectious disease drove widespread amphibian declines. Global Change Biology 25: 927–937 PDF


146.  Kernbach, M.*, Ramsay, C*, Rohr, J.R., Martin, L.B. 2019. Eco-immunology: past, present and future. In: Fath, B.D. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Ecology 3: 64-71 PDF



145.  Arakala, A. Hoover, C.M.*, Marshall, J., Sokolow, S., de Leo, G., Rohr, J.R., Remais, J.V., Gambhir, M. 2019. Estimating the elimination feasibility in the 'end game' of control efforts for parasites subjected to regular mass drug administration: Methods and their application to schistosomiasis. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 12: e0006794. PDF


144.  Rumschlag, S.L.†, Rohr, J.R. 2018. The influence of pesticide use on amphibian chytrid fungal infections varies with host life stage across broad spatial scales. Global Ecology and Biogeography 27: 1277-1287 PDF


143.  Sauer, E.L.*, Fuller, R.C., Richards-Zawacki, C.L., Sonn, J., Sperry, J.H., Rohr, J.R. 2018. Variation in individual temperature preferences, not behavioral fever, affects susceptibility to chytridiomycosis in amphibians. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 285: 20181111. PDF


142. Rohr, J.R., Civitello, D.J.†, Cohen, J.M.*, Roznik, E.A.†, Sinervo, B., Dell, A.I. 2018. The complex drivers of thermal acclimation and breadth in ectotherms. Ecology Letters 21: 1425–1439 Cover article PDF


141. Tornabene, B.J.*, Blaustein, A.R., Briggs, C.J., Rohr, J.R., Johnson, P.T.J., Hoverman, J.T. 2018. The influence of landscape and environmental factors on ranavirus epidemiology in a California amphibian assemblage. Freshwater Biology 63: 639–651 PDF


140.  Civitello, D.J.†, Fatima, H.§, Johnson, L.R., Nisbet, R.M., Rohr, J.R. 2018. Bioenergetic theory for host-parasite interactions: A case study with human schistosomes. Ecology Letters 21: 692–701 PDF


139. Rohr, J.R., Bernhardt, E.S., Cadotte, M.W., Clements, W.H. 2018. The ecology and economics of restoration: When, what, where, and how to restore ecosystems damaged by global change. Ecology and Society 23:15 PDF


138.  Stutz, W.E.†, Blaustein, A.R., Briggs, C.J., Hoverman, J.T., Rohr, J.R., Johnson, P.T.J. 2018. Using multi-response models to investigate pathogen coinfections across scales: insights from emerging diseases of amphibians. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 9: 1109–1120 PDF


137.  Civitello, D.J., Allman, B.E.*, Morozumi, C.*, Rohr, J.R. 2018. Assessing the direct and indirect effects of food provisioning and nutrient enrichment on wildlife infectious disease dynamics. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B 373: 20170101 PDF


136.  Halstead, N.T.*, Arakala, A.†, Civitello, D.J.†, Deleo, G., Gambhir, M., Hoover, C.*, Johnson, S.A., Jouanard, N., McMahon, T.A.*, Parker, K.§, Raffel, T.R., Remais, J., Riveau, G., Sokolow, S., Rohr, J.R. 2018. Agrochemicals increase risk of human schistosomiasis by supporting higher densities of intermediate hosts. Nature Communications 9: 837 DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03189-w PDF

         Covered in Science: 


135.  Johnson, L.R., Gramacy, R.B., Cohen, J.M.*, Mordecai, E.A., Murdock, C.C., Rohr, J.R., Ryan, S.J., Stewart-Ibarra, A., Weikel, D. 2018. Phenomenological forecasting of disease incidence using heteroskedastic Gaussian processes: a dengue case study. Annals of Applied Statistics 12: 27-66 PDF


134.  Cohen, J.M.*, Lajeunesse, M.J., Rohr, J.R. 2018. A global synthesis of animal phenological responses to climate change. Nature Climate Change 8: 224-228 PDF Supplemental


133.  Knutie, S.A.†, Gabor, C., Kohl, K.D.†, Rohr, J.R. 2018. Do host-associated gut microbiota mediate the effect of an herbicide on disease risk in frogs? Journal of Animal Ecology 87: 489-499 PDF


132.  Gabor, C.R., Roznik, E.A.†, Knutie, S.A.†, Rohr, J.R. 2018. Are the adverse effects of stressors on amphibians mediated by their effects on stress hormones? Oecologia 186: 393-404 PDF


131.  Rohr, J.R. 2018. Atrazine and amphibians: A story of profits, controversy and animus. In: Dominick A. DellaSala, and Michael I. Goldstein (eds.) The Encyclopedia of the Anthropocene 5: 141-148 PDF



130.  Knutie, S.A.†, Shea, L.A.§, Kupselaitis, M.§, Wilkinson, C.L.*, Kohl, K.D.†, Rohr, J.R. 2017. Early-life diet affects host microbiota and later-life defenses against parasites in frogs. Integrative and Comparative Biology 57: 732-742 PDF


129.  Rohr, J.R., Brown J.*, Battaglin, W.A., McMahon, T.A., Relyea, R.A. 2017. A pesticide paradox: Fungicides indirectly increase fungal infections. Ecological Applications 27: 2290-2302 PDF


128.  Spaak, J.W., Baert, J.M., Baird, D.J., Eisenhauer, N., Maltby, L., Pomati, F., Radchuk, V.*, Rohr, J.R., Van den Brink, P.J., De Laender, F. 2017. Shifts of community composition and population density substantially affect ecosystem function despite invariant richness. Ecology Letters 20: 1315-1324 PDF


127.  Jayawardena, U.A., Rohr, J.R., Amerasinghe, P.H., Navaratne, A.N., Rajakaruna, R.S. 2017. Effects of agrochemicals on disease severity of Acanthostomum burminis infections (Digenea: Trematoda) in the Asian common toad, Duttaphrynus melanostictus. BMC Zoology 2: 13. doi: 10.1186/s40850-017-0022-1 PDF


126. Knutie, S.A.†, Wilkinson, C.L.*, Kohl, K.D.†, Rohr, J.R. 2017. Early-life disruption of amphibian microbiota decreases later-life resistance to parasites. Nature Communications 8: 86. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-00119-0 Altmetric score of 126, 97th percentile PDF


125.  Rohr, J.R., Salice, C.J., Nisbet, R.M. 2017. Chemical safety must extend to ecosystems. Science 356: 917 PDF


124.  Voyles, J., Johnson, L.R., Rochelle, K., Barron, C., Miller, D., Minster, J., Rohr. J.R., Rosenblum, E.B. 2017. Diversity in growth patterns among strains of the lethal fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis across extended thermal optima. Oecologia 184: 363-373 PDF


123.  McMahon, T.A., Rohr, J.R., Bernal, X. 2017. Light and noise pollution interact to disrupt interspecific interactions. Ecology 98: 1290–1299 PDF


122.  McMahon, T.A., Boughton, R.K., Martin, L.B., Rohr. J.R. 2017. Exposure to an herbicide non-linearly affected corticosterone production in tadpoles. Journal of Herpetology 51: 270-273 PDF


121.  Mordecai, E.A., Cohen, J.M.*, Evans, M., Gudapati, P., Johnson, L.R., Miazgowicz, K., Murdock, C.C., Rohr, J.R., Ryan, S.J., Savage, V., Shocket, M.†, Stewart-Ibarra, A., Matthew, M.B., Weikel, D.P. 2017. Temperature characterizes Zika, dengue and chikungunya transmission potential in the Americas. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 11(4): e0005568. ISI Highly Cited PDF


120. Knutie, S.A.†, Wilkinson, C.L.*, Ortega, N.*, Rohr, J.R. 2017. Host resistance and tolerance of parasitic gut worms depend on resource availability. Oecologia 183: 1031-1040 PDF


119.  Cohen, J.M.*, Venesky, M.D.†, Sauer, E.L.*, Civitello, D.J.†, McMahon, T.A.†, Roznik, E.A.†, Rohr, J.R. 2017. The thermal mismatch hypothesis explains outbreaks of an emerging infectious disease. Ecology Letters 20: 184–193 Cover Article, Featured in Nature: Sohn Hothouse of disease 543: S44–S46 PDF


118. Burton, G.A., Di Giulio, R., Costello, D., Rohr, J.R. 2017. Slipping through the cracks:  Why is the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency not funding extramural research on chemicals in our environment? Environmental Science and Technology 51: 755-756 Featured in Science Magazine PDF



117. De Laender, F., Rohr, J.R., Ashauer, R., Baird, D.J., Berger, U., Eisenhauer, N., Grimm, V., Hommen, U., Maltby, L., Meliàn, C.J., Pomati, F., Roessink, I., Radchuk, V.*, Van den Brink, P.J. 2016. Re-introducing environmental change drivers in biodiversity-ecosystem functioning research. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 31: 905-915 PDF


116.  Taylor, R.A.†, Mordecai, E., Rohr, J.R., Johnson, L.R. 2016. Mathematical models are a powerful method to understand and control the spread of Huanglongbing. PeerJ 4: e2642 PDF


115.  Rohr, J.R., Salice, C.J., Nisbet, R.M. 2016. The pros and cons of ecological risk assessment based on data from different levels of biological organization. Critical Reviews in Toxicology 46: 756-784 PDF


114.  Sauer, E.L.*, Sperry, J.H., Rohr, J.R. 2016. An efficient and inexpensive method for measuring long-term behavioral thermoregulation. Journal of Thermal Biology 60: 231-236 PDF


113.  Young, S.*, Nayak, B.†, Sun, S., Badgley, B.†, Rohr, J.R., Harwood, V.J. 2016. Vancomycin resistant enterococci and changes in bacterial community structure associated with a residential sewage spill. Applied & Environmental Microbiology 82: 5653-5660 PDF


112.  Ehrsam, M.§, Knutie, S.A.†, Rohr, J.R. 2016. The herbicide atrazine induces hyperactivity and compromises tadpole detection of predator chemical cues. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 35: 2239-2244 PDF


111.  Jennings, D.E.*, Krupa, J.J., Rohr, J.R. 2016. Foraging modality determines the strength of competitive interactions among carnivorous plants, spiders, and toads. Journal of Animal Ecology 85: 973-981 PDF


110.  Cohen, J.*, Civitello, D.J.†, Brace, A.J.*, Feichtinger, E.*, Ortega, N.*, Richardson, J.C.*, Sauer, E.L.*, Liu, X., Rohr, J.R. 2016. Spatial scale modulates the strength of ecological processes driving disease distributions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113: E3359–E3364 doi:10.1073/pnas.1521657113 (this paper was a product of a graduate student project developed in a seminar course I taught with my postdoc on scale in ecology; Altmetric score of 53, 95th percentile) PDF

         Awarded Best Graduate Student Paper by the Disease Ecology Section of the Ecological Society of America in 2016


109.  Jayawardena, U.A., Rohr, J.R.¥, Navaratne, A.N., Amerasinghe, P.H., Rajakaruna, R.S. 2016. Combined effects of pesticides and trematode infections on the hourglass tree frog Polypedates cruciger. EcoHealth 13: 111-122 PDF


108.  Rohr, J.R., Farag, A.M., Cadotte, M.W., Clements, W.H., Smith, J.R., Ulrich, C.P., Woods, R. 2016. Transforming ecosystems: When, where, and how to restore contaminated sites. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 12: 273-283 PDF


107.  Buck, J.C.*, Rohr, J.R., Blaustein, A.R. 2016. Effects of nutrient supplementation on host-pathogen dynamics of the amphibian chytrid fungus: a community approach. Freshwater Biology 61:110-120 PDF


106. Madliger, C.L.*, Cooke, S.J., Crespi, E.J., Funk, J.L., Hultine, K.R., Hunt, K.E., Rohr, J.R., Sinclair, B.J., Suski, C.D., Willis, C.K.R., Love, O.P. 2016. Success stories and emerging themes in Conservation Physiology. Conservation Physiology 4: cov057 doi:10.1093/conphys/cov057 PDF



105.  Staley, Z.R.*, Harwood, V.J., Rohr, J.R. 2015. A synthesis of the effects of pesticides on microbial persistence in aquatic ecosystems. Critical Reviews in Toxicology 45:813-836 PDF


104.  Ortega, C.N.*, Price, W., Campbell, T. Rohr, J.R. 2015. Acquired and introduced macroparasites of the invasive Cuban treefrog, Osteopilus septentrionalis. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 4:379-384 PDF


103. Civitello, D.J.†, Cohen, J.*, Fatima, H.§, Halstead, N.T.*, McMahon, T.A.†, Ortega, C.N.*, Sauer, E.*, Rohr, J.R. 2015. Reply to Salkeld et al.: Diversity-disease patterns are robust to study design, selection criteria, and publication bias. Proceedings of the National Academy of the United States of America 112: E6262 PDF


102.  Civitello, D.J.†, Cohen, J.*, Fatima, H.§, Halstead, N.T.*, Liriano, J.§, McMahon, T.A.†, Ortega, C.N.*, Sauer, E.*, Sehgal, T.§, Young, S.*, Rohr, J.R. 2015. Biodiversity inhibits parasites: broad evidence for the dilution effect. Proceedings of the National Academy of the United States of America 112:8667–8671 (showcased by commentaries in PNAS and Science, double star by Faculty 1000, Altmetric score of 183, 99th percentile) ISI Highly Cited PDF


101.  Halstead, N.T.*, Civitello, D.J.†, Rohr, J.R. 2015. Comparative toxicities of organophosphate and pyrethroid insecticides to aquatic macroarthropods. Chemosphere 135:265-271 PDF


100.  Buck, J.C.*, Scholz, K.I. Rohr, J.R., Blaustein, A.R. 2015. Trophic dynamics in an aquatic community: Interactions among primary producers, grazers, and a pathogenic fungus. Oecologia 178:239–248 PDF


99.    McMahon, T.A.*, Rohr, J.R. 2015. Transition of chytrid fungus infection from mouthparts to hind limbs during amphibian metamorphosis. EcoHealth 12:188-193 PDF


98.    Sears, B.F.*, Snyder, P.W.§, Rohr, J.R.¥ 2015. Host life-history and host-parasite syntopy predict behavioral resistance and tolerance to trematode parasites. Journal of Animal Ecology 84:625-636 (Runner-up for Best Graduate Student Paper Award in 2015 from the Disease Ecology Section of the Ecological Society of America) PDF


97.    Boone, M.D., Rohr, J.R. 2015. The trouble with risk assessment lies at the foundation. BioScience 65:227-228 PDF


96.    Rohr, J.R., Civitello, D.J.†, Crumrine, P.W., Halstead, N.T.*, Miller, A.D.§, Schotthoefer, A.M., Stenoien, C.§, Johnson, L.B., Beasley, V.R. 2015. Predator diversity, intraguild predation, and indirect effects drive parasite transmission. Proceedings of the National Academy of the United States of America 112:3008-3013 (Altmetric score of 67, 97th percentile) PDF


95.    Raffel, T.R.†, Halstead, N.T.*, McMahon, T.A.*, Davis, A.K., Rohr, J.R. 2015. Temperature variability and moisture synergistically interact to exacerbate an epizootic disease. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 282:20142039


94.    Douglas, M.R.*, Rohr, J.R., Tooker, J.F. 2015. Neonicotinoid insecticide travels through a soil food chain, disrupting biocontrol of non-target pests and decreasing soybean yield. Journal of Applied Ecology 52:250-260 Editor’s Choice, cover photo, and commentary (; Altmetric score of 159, 99th percentile and top 10 ever for the journal as of 6/2015) PDF



93.    Staley, Z.R.*, Senkbeil, J.K.§, Rohr, J.R., Harwood, V.J. 2014. Agrochemicals indirectly increase survival of E. coli O157:H7 and indicator bacteria in freshwater by reducing ecosystem services. Ecological Applications 24:1945-1953 PDF


92.    Civitello, D.J.†, Rohr, J.R. 2014. Disentangling the effects of parasite exposure and host susceptibility on parasite transmission: an illustration with the human zoonotic parasite, Schistosoma mansoni. Journal of Animal Ecology 83:1379-1386 PDF


91.    Boone, M.D., Bishop, C.A., Boswell, L.A., Brodman, R., Burger, J., Davidson, C., Gochfeld, M., Hoverman, J.T., Neuman-Lee*, L., Propper, C.R., Relyea, R.A., Rohr, J.R., Rowe, C.L., Salice, C., Semlitsch, R.D., Sparling, D., Weir, S*. 2014. The influence of industry: how conflicts of interest compromise pesticide regulation. Bioscience 64:917-922 PDF


90.    Landis, W.G., Rohr, J.R., Moe, S.J., Balbus, J.M., Clements, W., Fritz, A., Helm, R., Hickey, C., Hooper, M., Stahl, R. 2014. Global climate change and contaminants, a call to arms not yet heard? Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 10:483-484 PDF


89.    McMahon, T.A.*, Sears, B.F.*, Venesky, M.D.†, Brown, J.M.*, Deutsch, K.§, Halstead, N.T.*, Lentz, G.§, Tenouri, N.§, Young, S.*, Civitello, D.J.†, Ortega, N.*, Fites, J.S.*, Reinert, L.K.*, Rollins-Smith, L.A., Raffel, T.R.†, Rohr, J.R.¥ 2014. Amphibians acquire resistance to live and dead fungus overcoming fungal immunosuppression. Nature 511:224-227 (cover photo and featured cover story; Altmetric score of 284, 99th percentile) PDF Supp


88.    Halstead, N.T.*, McMahon, T.A.*, Johnson, S., Raffel, T.R.†, Romansic, J.M.†, Crumrine, P.W., Rohr, J.R. 2014. Community ecology theory predicts the effects of agrochemical mixtures on aquatic biodiversity and ecosystem properties. Ecology Letters 17:932-941 PDF Supp


87.    McMahon, T.A.*, Rohr, J.R. 2014. Trypan blue dye is an effective and inexpensive way to determine the viability of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis zoospores. EcoHealth 11:164-167 PDF


86.    McKenzie, R.W.§, Rohr, J.R., Motta, P.J. 2014. Orientation and patterning of the lateral line pore scales of the shortfin mako Isurus oxyrinchus. Journal of Fish Biology 84:1300-1311 PDF


85.    Venesky, M.D.†, Liu, X., Sauer, E.§, Rohr, J.R. 2014. Linking manipulative experiments to field data to test the dilution effect. Journal of Animal Ecology 83:557-565 PDF Supp


84.    Venesky, M.D.†, Raffel, T.R, McMahon, T.A.*, Rohr, J.R. 2014. Confronting inconsistencies in the amphibian-chytridiomycosis system: implications for disease management. Biological Reviews 89:477-483 PDF 


83.    Leslie, T.W., Biddinger, D.J., Rohr, J.R., Hulting, A.J., Mortensen, D.A., Fleischer, S.J. 2014. Examining shifts in Carabidae assemblages across a forest-agriculture ecotone. Environmental Entomology 43:18-28 PDF



82.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R.†, Halstead, N.T.*, McMahon, T.A.*, Johnson, S.A., Boughton, R.K., Martin, L.B. 2013. Early-life exposure to an herbicide has enduring effects on pathogen-induced mortality. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 280:20131502 (Altmetric score of 72) PDF Supp


81.    Sears, B.*, Snyder, P.§, Rohr, J.R. 2013. No effects of two anesthetic agents on circulating leukocyte counts or resistance to trematode infections in larval amphibians. Journal of Herpetology 47:498-501 PDF 


80.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R., Blaustein, A.R., Johnson, P.T.J., Paull, S.H., Young, S.* 2013. Using physiology to understand climate-driven changes in disease and their implications for conservation. Conservation Physiology 1:cot022-cot022 PDF 


79.    Sears, B.F.*, Rohr, J.R. 2013. Loss of trematode parthenitae in Planorbella trivolvis (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Journal of Parasitology 99:738-739 PDF


78.    McMahon, T.A.*, Romansic, J.M.†, Rohr, J.R. 2013. Non-monotonic and monotonic effects of pesticides on the pathogenic fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in culture and on tadpoles. Environmental Science and Technology 47:7958-7964 PDF


77.    Rohr, J.R., Palmer, B.D. 2013. Climate change, multiple stressors, and the decline of ectotherms. Conservation Biology 27:741-751 PDF Supp


76.    Li, Y., Cohen, J.M.*, Rohr, J.R. 2013. A review and synthesis of the effects of climate change on amphibians. Integrative Zoology 8:145-161 Ranked as one of the four best papers published in the journal in 2013 PDF Supp


75.    Sears, B.F.*, Snyder, P.W.§, Rohr, J.R. 2013. Infection deflection: hosts control parasite location with behavior to improve tolerance. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 280: 20130759 PDF 


74.    Venesky, M.D.†, Hanlon, S.M.*, Lynch, K.§, Parris, M.J., Rohr, J.R. 2013. Optimal digestion theory does not predict the effect of pathogens on intestinal plasticity. Biology Letters 9: 20130038 PDF 


73.    Raffel, T.R.†, Romansic, J.M.†, Halstead, N.T.*, McMahon, T.A.*, Venesky, M.D.†, Rohr, J.R.¥ 2013. Disease and thermal acclimation in a more variable and unpredictable climate. Nature Climate Change 3: 146-151 (Altmetric score of 38, 97th percentile; featured in News and Views article: PDF Supp


72.    Liu, X., Rohr, J.R., Li, Y. 2013. Climate, vegetation, introduced hosts and trade shape a global wildlife pandemic. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 280: 20122506 double star recommendation by Faculty 1000 PDF Supp


71.    McMahon, T.A.*, Brannelly, L.A.*, Chatfield, M.W.H.†, Johnson, P.T.J., Joseph, M.B.*, McKenzie, V.J., Richards-Zawacki, C.L., Venesky, M.D.†, Rohr, J.R. 2013. Chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis has nonamphibian hosts and releases chemicals that cause pathology in the absence of infection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110: 210-215 (Altmetric score of 58, 98th percentile) PDF 


70.    Rohr, J.R., Johnson, P., Hickey, C.W., Helm, R., Fritz, A., Brasfield, S. 2013. Implications of global climate change for natural resource damage assessment, restoration, and rehabilitation. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32: 93-101 PDF 



69.    Sears, B.F*, Schlunk, A.D.§, Rohr, J.R. 2012. Do parasitic trematode cercariae demonstrate a preference for susceptible host species? PLoS ONE 7(12): e51012 PDF 


68.    Staley, Z.R.*, Senkbeil, J.K.§, Rohr, J.R., Harwood, V.J. 2012. Lack of direct effects of agrochemicals on zoonotic pathogens and fecal indicator bacteria. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78: 8146-8150 PDF 


67.    Koprivnikar, J., Marcogliese, D.J., Rohr, J.R., Orlofske, S.A.*, Raffel, T.R.†, Johnson, P.T.J. 2012. Macroparasite infections of amphibians: What can they tell us? EcoHealth 9: 342-360 PDF 


66.    Jennings, D.E.*, Edwards, G.B. Rohr, J.R. 2012. Associations between ground-surface spiders and other arthropods in mesic flatwoods. Florida Entomologist 95: 290-296 PDF 


65.    Venesky, M.D.†, Mendelson, J.R., Sears, B.F.*, Stiling, P.D., Rohr, J.R. 2012. Selecting for tolerance against pathogens and herbivores to enhance the success of reintroduction and translocation programs. Conservation Biology 26: 586-592 PDF 


64.    Rohr, J.R., Martin, L.B. 2012. Type I error is unlikely to hinder review recycling: a reply to Montesinos. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 27: 312-313 PDF 


63.    McMahon, T.A.*, Halstead, N.T.*, Johnson, S., Raffel, T.R.†, Romansic, J.M.†, Crumrine, P.W., Rohr, J.R.¥ 2012. Fungicide-induced declines of freshwater biodiversity modify ecosystem functions and services. Ecology Letters 15: 714-722 recommended by Faculty 1000 PDF 


62.    Rohr, J.R., Halstead, N.T.*, Raffel, T.R. † 2012. The herbicide atrazine, algae, and snail populations. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31: 973-976 PDF 


61.    Rohr, J.R., Martin, L.B. 2012. Reduce, reuse, recycle scientific reviews. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 27: 192-193 PDF


60.    Johnson, P.T.J., Rohr, J.R., Hoverman, J.T. Kellermanns, E., Bowerman, J., Lunde, K.B. 2012. Living fast and dying of infection: Host life history drives interspecific variation in infection and disease risk. Ecology Letters 15: 235-242 recommended by Faculty 1000 PDF Supp


59.    Jennings, D.E.*, Congelosi, A.M.§, Rohr, J.R. 2012. Insecticides reduce survival and the expression of traits associated with carnivory of carnivorous plants. Ecotoxicology 21: 569-575 PDF 



58.    Sears, B.F.*, Rohr, J.R., Allen, J.E., Martin, L.B. 2011. The economy of inflammation: when is less more? Trends in Parasitology 27: 382-387 PDF


57.    Staley, Z.*, Rohr, J.R., Harwood, V.J. 2011. A test of direct and indirect effects of agrochemicals on the survival of fecal indicator bacteria. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77: 8765-8774 PDF


56.    Jennings, D.E.*, Rohr J.R. 2011. A review of the conservation threats to carnivorous plants. Biological Conservation 144: 1356-1363 PDF


55.    McMahon, T.A.*, Halstead, N.T.*, Johnson, S., Raffel, T.R.†, Romansic, J.M.†, Crumrine, P.W., Boughton, R.K., Martin, L.B., Rohr, J.R. 2011. The fungicide chlorothalonil is nonlinearly associated with corticosterone levels, immunity, and mortality in amphibians. Environmental Health Perspectives 119: 1098-1103 PDF


54.    Lekberg, Y., Meadow, J., Rohr, J.R., Redecker, D., Zabinski, C.A. 2011. Importance of dispersal and thermal environment for mycorrhizal communities: Lessons from Yellowstone National Park. Ecology 92: 1292-1302 PDF


53.    Schotthoefer, A.M., Rohr, J.R., Cole, R.A., Koehler, A.V., Johnson, C.M., Johnson, L.B., Beasley, V.R. 2011. Effects of wetland and landscape variables on parasite communities of Rana pipiens: links to anthropogenic changes. Ecological Applications 21: 1257-1271 PDF


52.    Romansic, J.M.†, Johnson, P.T.J., Searle, C.L.*, Johnson, J.E., Tunstall, T.*, Han, B.A., Rohr, J.R., Blaustein, A.R. 2011. Individual and combined effects of multiple pathogens on Pacific treefrogs. Oecologia 166: 1029-1041 PDF


51.    Rohr, J.R., Dobson, A.P., Johnson, P.T.J., Kilpatrick, A.M., Paull, S.H.*, Raffel, T.R., Ruiz-Moreno, D., Thomas, M.B. 2011. Frontiers in climate change-disease research. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 26: 270-277 (invited submission) PDF


50.    Raffel, T.R.†, Lloyd-Smith, J.O., Sessions, S.K., Hudson, P.J., Rohr, J.R. 2011. Does the early frog catch the worm? Disentangling potential drivers of a parasite age-intensity relationship in tadpoles. Oecologia 165: 1031-1042 PDF


49.    Rohr, J.R., Halstead, N.T.*, Raffel, T.R.† 2011. Modelling the future distribution of the amphibian chytrid fungus: The influence of climate and human-associated factors. Journal of Applied Ecology 48: 174-176 (invited submission) PDF


48.    Rohr, J.R., Sesterhenn, T.*, Stieha, C.* 2011. Will climate change reduce the effects of a pesticide on amphibians?: Partitioning effects on exposure and susceptibility to pollution. Global Change Biology 17: 657-666 PDF


47.    Raffel, T.R.†, Michel, P.J. §, Sites, E.W. §, Rohr, J.R. 2010. Does temperature drive chytrid infections in newt populations?  Associations with leaf litter, vegetation and shade. EcoHealth 7: 526-536 PDF


46.    Raffel, T.R. †, Johnson, P.T.J., Paull, S.H. *, Rohr, J.R. 2010. Symposium 16, Towards a general theory for how climate change will affect infectious disease. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 91: 467-473 PDF


45.    Staley, Z.*, Rohr, J.R., Harwood, V.J. 2010. The effect of agrochemicals on indicator bacteria densities in outdoor mesocosms. Environmental Microbiology 12: 3150-3158 PDF


44.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R.†, Hall, C.§ 2010. Developmental variation in resistance and tolerance in a multi-host-parasite system. Functional Ecology 24: 1110-1121 PDF


43.    Leslie, T.W.*, Biddinger, D.J., Rohr, J.R., Fleischer, S.J. 2010. Conventional and seed-based insect management strategies similarly influence non-target coleopteran communities in maize. Environmental Entomology 39: 2045-2055 PDF


42.    Rohr, J.R., McCoy, K.A.† 2010. Preserving environmental health and scientific credibility: A practical guide to reducing conflicts of interest. Conservation Letters 3: 143-150 PDF Supp


41.    Jennings, D.E.*, Krupa, J.J., Raffel, T.R.†, Rohr, J.R. 2010. Evidence for competition between carnivorous plants and spiders. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 277: 301-308 highlighted in Science Magazine PDF


40.    Raffel, T.R.†, Hoverman, J.T.†, Halstead, N.T., Michel, P.§, Rohr, J.R. 2010. Parasitism in a community context: Trait-mediated interactions with competition and predation. Ecology 91: 1900-1907 PDF Supp


39.    Martin, L.B., Hopkins, W.A., Mydlarz, L.D., Rohr, J.R. 2010. The effects of anthropogenic global change on immune functions and disease resistance. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences: The Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology 1195: 129-148 (invited submission) PDF


38.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R.† 2010. Linking global climate and temperature variability to widespread amphibian declines putatively caused by disease. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107: 8269-8274 PDF Supp


37.    Rohr, J.R., McCoy, K.A.† 2010. A qualitative meta-analysis reveals consistent effects of atrazine on freshwater fish and amphibians. Environmental Health Perspectives 118: 20-32 PDF Supp



36.    Raffel, T.R.†, Sheingold, J.L.§, Rohr, J.R. 2009. Lack of pesticide toxicity to Echinostoma trivolvis eggs and miracidia. Journal of Parasitology 95: 1548-1551 PDF 


35.    Rohr, J.R., Mahan, C.G., Kim, K. 2009. Response of arthropod biodiversity to foundation species declines: the case of the eastern hemlock. Forest Ecology and Management 258: 1503-1510 PDF 


34.    Clements, W.H., Rohr, J.R. 2009. Community responses to contaminants: Using basic ecological principles to predict ecotoxicological effects. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28: 1789-1800 PDF 


33.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R.†, Sessions, S.K. 2009. Digenetic trematodes and their relationship to amphibian declines and deformities. In: Amphibian Biology. vol. 8. Amphibian Decline: Diseases, Parasites, Maladies, and Pollution. series editor Heatwole, H. & Wilkinson, J.W. Surrey Beatty & Sons, Chipping Norton, NSW, Australia, pp 3067-3088 PDF 


32.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R.†, & Swan, A.§, Hudson, P.J. 2009. Parasites, info-disruption, and the ecology of fear. Oecologia 159: 447-454 PDF 


31.    Delphia, C.M.*, Rohr, J.R., Stephenson, A.G., De Moraes, C.M., Mescher, M.C. 2009. Effects of genetic variation and inbreeding on volatile production in a field population of horsenettle. International Journal of Plant Sciences 170: 12-20 PDF 


30.    Raffel, T.R.†, Le Gros, R.J.§, Love, B.C., Rohr, J.R., Hudson, P.J. 2009. Parasite age-intensity relationships in red-spotted newts: Does immune memory influence salamander disease dynamics? International Journal for Parasitology 39: 231-241 PDF 



29.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R.†, Romansic, J.†, McCallum, H., Hudson, P.J. 2008. Evaluating the links between climate, disease spread, and amphibian declines. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105: 17436-17441 PDF Supp


28.    Rohr, J.R., Schotthoefer, A.M., Raffel, T.R.†, Carrick, H.J., Halstead, N., Hoverman, J.T.†, Johnson, C.M., Johnson, L.B., Lieske, C., Piwoni, M.D., Schoff, P.K., Beasley, V.R. 2008. Agrochemicals increase trematode infections in a declining amphibian species. Nature 455: 1235-1239 Featured on the cover ISI Highly Cited Paper PDF Supp


27.    Raffel, T.R.†, Martin, L.B., Rohr, J.R. 2008. Parasites as predators: unifying natural enemy ecology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 23: 610-618 (invited submission) PDF


26.    Rohr, J.R., Raffel, T.R.†, Sessions, S.K., Hudson, P.J. 2008. Understanding the net effects of pesticides on amphibian trematode infections. Ecological Applications 18: 1743-1753 PDF 


25.    Tooker, J.F.†, Rohr, J.R., Abrahamson, W.G., De Moraes, C.M. 2008. Gall insects can avoid and alter indirect plant defenses. New Phytologist 178: 657-671 A featured article with an accompanying commentary PDF 



24.    Rohr, J.R., Kim, K., Mahan, C. 2007. Developing a monitoring program for invertebrates: guidelines and a case study. Conservation Biology 21: 422-433 PDF 


23.    Leslie, T.W.*, Hoheisel, G.A.*, Biddinger, D.J., Rohr, J.R., Fleischer, S.J. 2007. Transgenes sustain epigeal biodiversity in diversified vegetable farm systems. Environmental Entomology 36: 234-244 PDF 


22.    Lekberg, Y.†, Koide, R.T., Rohr, J.R., Aldrich-Wolfe, L., & Morton, J.B. 2007. Role of niche theory and dispersal in the composition of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities. Journal of Ecology 95: 95-105 PDF 



21.    Rohr, J.R., Kerby, J.*, Sih, A. 2006. Community ecology theory as a framework for predicting contaminant effects. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 21: 606-613 (invited submission) Featured on the cover PDF 


20.    Raffel, T.R.†, Rohr, J.R., Kiesecker, J.M., Hudson, P.J. 2006. Negative effects of changing temperature on amphibian immunity under field conditions. Functional Ecology 20: 819-828 PDF 


19.    Dobson, A.P., Cattadori, I. Holt, R.D., Ostfeld, R.S., Keesing, F., Krichbaum, K.*, Rohr, J.R., Perkins, S.E., Hudson, P.J. 2006. Sacred cows and sympathetic squirrels: The importance of biological diversity to human health. PLoS Medicine 3: 714-718 PDF 


18.    Rohr, J.R., Sager, T.*, Sesterhenn, T.*, Palmer, B.D. 2006. Exposure, post-exposure, and density-mediated effects of atrazine on amphibians: Breaking down net effects into their parts. Environmental Health Perspectives 114: 46-50 Featured on the cover PDF 



17.    Rohr, J.R., Crumrine, P.* 2005. Effects of an herbicide and an insecticide on pond community structure and processes. Ecological Applications 15: 1135-1147 PDF 


16.    Rohr, J.R., Palmer, B.D. 2005. Aquatic herbicide exposure increases salamander desiccation risk eight months later in a terrestrial environment. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 24: 1253-1258 PDF 


15.    Rohr, J.R., Park, D.†, Sullivan, A.M.*, McKenna, M.*, Propper, C.R., Madison D.M. 2005. Operational sex ratio in newts: field responses and characterization of a constituent chemical cue. Behavioral Ecology 16: 286-293 PDF 



14.    Sullivan, A.M.*, Madison, D.M., Rohr, J.R. 2004. Variation in the antipredator responses of three sympatric plethodontid salamanders to predator-diet cues. Herpetologica 60: 401-408 PDF 


13.    Rohr, J.R., Elskus, A.A., Shepherd, B.S., Crowley, P.H., McCarthy, T.M.*, Niedzwiecki, J.H.*, Sager, T.*, Sih, A., Palmer, B.D. 2004. Multiple stressors and salamanders: Effects of an herbicide, food limitation, and hydroperiod. Ecological Applications 14: 1028-1040 PDF 



12.    Rohr, J.R., Madison, D.M., Sullivan, A.M.* 2003. On temporal variation and conflicting selection pressures: A test of theory using newts. Ecology 84: 1816-1826 PDF 


11.    Rohr, J.R., Elskus, A.A., Shepherd, B.S., Crowley, P.H., McCarthy, T.M.*, Niedzwiecki, J.H.*, Sager, T.*, Sih, A., Palmer, B.D. 2003. The lethal and sublethal effects of atrazine, carbaryl, endosulfan, and octylphenol on the streamside salamander, Ambystoma barbouri. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 22: 2385-2392 PDF 


10.    Sullivan, A.M.*, Madison, D.M., & Rohr, J.R. 2003. Behavioural responses by red-backed salamanders to conspecific and heterospecific cues. Behaviour 140: 553-564 PDF 


9.      Rohr, J.R., Madison, D.M. 2003. Dryness increases predation risk in efts: Support for an amphibian decline hypothesis. Oecologia 135: 657-664 PDF 



8.      Rohr, J.R. 2002. Temporal and spatial variation in newt (Notophthalmus viridescens) response to non-injured and injured conspecifics. Dissertation, Binghamton University 


7.      Rohr, J.R., Madison, D.M. 2002. Notophthamlus viridescens (Eastern Red-Spotted Newt) Predation. Herpetological Review 33: 122-123 PDF Supp 


6.      Rohr, J.R., Madison, D.M., Sullivan, A.M.* 2002. The ontogeny of chemically-mediated antipredator behaviours in newts (Notophthalmus viridescens): Responses to injured and non-injured conspecifics. Behaviour 139: 1043-1060 PDF 


5.      Rohr, J.R., Madison, D.M., Sullivan, A.M.* 2002. Sex differences and seasonal trade-offs in response to injured and non-injured conspecifics in red-spotted newts, Notophthalmus viridescens. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 52: 385-393 PDF


4.      Madison, D.M., Sullivan, A.M.*, Maerz, J.C.*, McDarby, J.H., Rohr, J.R. 2002. A complex, cross-taxon, chemical releaser of anti-predator behavior in amphibians. Journal of Chemical Ecology 28: 2251-2262 PDF 


2001 and before

3.      Rohr, J.R., Madison, D.M. 2001. A chemically-mediated trade-off between predation risk and mate search in newts. Animal Behaviour 62: 863-869 PDF 


2.      Rohr, J.R., Madison, D.M. 2001. Do newts avoid conspecific alarm substances: the predation hypothesis revisited. In: Chemical Signals in Vertebrates (Ed. by Marchlewska-Koj, L. & Müller- Schwarze, D.), NY: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers. 295-304 


1.      Rohr, J.R. 1997. Who likes who: Helping students understand the scientific method. Engaging Educators Across the Disciplines 1997: 28-32

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