Publications

Publications of BCECB lab group at GXU

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2018:

Liang, D., He, C.°, Luo, X., Liu, Y.*, Goodale, E., and Pagani-Núñez, E*. Breath rate of passerines across an urbanization gradient supports the pace-of-life hypothesis and suggests diet-mediated responses to handling stress. Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.4460

Lee, M.-B.* and Goodale, E. 2018. Crop heterogeneity and non-crop habitat features can enhance avian diversity in a tropical agricultural landscape in southern China. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 265: 254-263.

Mammides, C.*, Chen, J., Goodale, U. M., Kotagama, S. W., and Goodale, E. 2018. Measurement of species associations in mixed-species bird flocks across environmental and human disturbance gradients.  Ecosphere 9: e02324.

Zou, F.*, Jones, H., Colorado Z., G. J., Jiang, D. #, Lee, T.-M., Martínez, A., Sieving, K., Zhang, M., Zhang, Q., and Goodale, E.* 2018. The conservation implications of mixed-species flocking in terrestrial birds, a globally-distributed species interaction network. Biological Conservation 224: 267-276

Zhou, W., Lee, M.-B.*, and Goodale, E*. 2018. The relationship between the diversity of herbaceous plants and the extent and heterogeneity of croplands in noncrop vegetation in an agricultural landscape of south China. Global Ecology and Conservation 14: e000399.

Pagani-Núñez, E., Xia, X., Beauchamp, G., He, R., Husson, J. H. D., Liang, D., and Goodale, E. 2018. Are vocal characteristics related to leadership patterns in mixed-species bird flocks? Journal of Avian Biology. doi: 10.1111/jav.01674

Xing, S., Cheng, W., Nakamura, A., Tang, C. C., Pickett, E., Huang, S., Odell, E., Goodale, E., Goodale, U. M., and Bonebrake, T. 2018. Elevational clines in morphological traits of subtropical and tropical butterfly assemblages. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 123: 506-517.

2017:

Jiang, A., Jiang, D., Zhou, F., and Goodale, E. 2017. Nest-site selection and breeding ecology of Streaked Wren-Babbler (Napothera brevicaudata) in a tropical limestone forest of southern China. Avian Research 8: 28.

Dayananda, S. K., Mammides, C., Lee, M.-B., Liu, J.-J., Pasion, B. O., Sreekar, R., Yasuda, M., Quan, R.-C., Slik, J. W. F., Tomlinson, K. W. and Goodale, E. 2017. Topography and soil type are critical to understanding how bird and herpetofaunal communities persist in forest fragments of tropical China. Biological Conservation 215: 107-115.

Souter, N. J., Hughes, A. C., Savini, T., Rao, M., Goodale, E., Van Nice, A., Huang, N., Liu, J.-X., Hunt, M. P., O’Connor, D. A., Hueng-Lam, A. L., Gnuen, G., Sun, Y., and Silva, I.  2017. Building capacity for conservation in Southeast Asia: outcomes of the ATBC 2015 Asia-Pacific Chapter meeting conservation education symposium. Applied Environmental Education and Communication. doi: 10.1080/1533015X.2017.1322012

Mammides, C., Goodale, E., Dayananda, S. K., Kang, L. and Chen, J. 2017. Do acoustic indices correlate with bird diversity? Insights from two biodiverse areas in Yunnan Province, south China. Ecological Indicators 82: 470-477.

Mohandass, D., Campbell, M. J., Hughes, A. C., Mammides, C. and Davidar, P.  The effect of altitude, patch size and disturbance on species richness and density of lianas in montane forest patches. Acta Oecologia 83: 1-14.

Goodale, E. 2017. Who does conservation science and why that matters: A personal perspective. Current Conservation 11: 11-14.

Ding, Z. , Ji, F.,  Huang, Q. Wang, L., Jiang, A., Zhang, C., Feng, Y., Tian, Y., Huijian Hu, H., and Liang, W. 2017. Brood sex ratio in the Yellow‑bellied Prinia (Prinia flaviventris). Avian Research 8: 15.

Abeysinghe, K., Qiu, G., Goodale, E., Anderson, C. W. N., Bishop, K., Du, B., Evers, D. C., Goodale, M. W., Hintelmann, H., Li, P., Liu, S., Mammides, C., Quan, R.-C, Wang, J., Wu, P., Xu, X.-H., Yang, X.-D., Xiong, M. and Feng, X. 2017. Mercury flow through an Asian rice-based food web. Environmental Pollution 229: 219-228.

Gong, S., Shi, A., Jiang, A., Fong, J. J., Gaillard, D., and Wang, J. Disappearance of endangered turtles within China’s nature reserves. Current Biology 27: R170-R171.

He, R., Pagani-Núñez, E., Chevallier, C., and Barnett, C. R. A. To be so bold: Boldness is repeatable and related to within individual behavioural variability in North Island robins. Behavioral Processes 140: 144-149.

Pagani-Núñez, E., He, C., Wu, Y. W., Peabotuwage, I., and Goodale, E. 2017. Foraging in the tropics: Relationships between species’ abundances, niche asymmetries and body condition in an urban avian assemblage. Urban Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-017-0682-1

Sreekar, R., Corlett, R., Dayananda, S., Goodale, U. M., Kilpatrick, A., Kotagama, S. W., Koh, L. P., and Goodale, E. 2017. Horizontal and vertical species turnover in tropical birds in habitats with differing land use. Biology Letters 13: 20170186.

Priyadarshana, T. S., Wijewardhane, I. H., Atthanagoda, A. G., Arangala, N. S., Jayasooriya, A., and Kumar, O. 2017. Oberonia meegaskumburae (Orchidaceae: Epidendroideae: Malaxideae), a new species from Sri Lanka. Phytotaxa 302: 259-265.

Priyadarshana, T. S., and Wijewardhane, I. H. 2017. Lifecycle and fecula measurements of Cheritra freja (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae), as relevant to the different larval stages. Journal of Threatened Taxa 9: 10011-10013.

Gu, H., Chen, J., Ewing, H., Liu, X., Zhao, J., and Goodale, E. 2017. Heterospecific attraction to the vocalizations of birds in mass fruiting trees. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 71: 82.

Jiang, A., Jiang, D., Wen, Y. and Goodale. E. 2017. Nest predation on birds that nest in rock cavities in a tropical limestone forest of southern China. Global Ecology and Conservation 10: 154-158.

Jiang, A., Tan, L., and Feng, H. 2017.  Breeding observations of White-Eared Night-Herons (Gorsachius magnificus) in artificial forests of southern China. Waterbirds 40: 173-179.

Jiang, A., Yang, G., Pagani-Núñez, E., and Jiang, D. 2017. Ecology of two pittas (Pitta soror and Pitta nympha) in limestone forests of south China. Journal of Natural History. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/00222933.2017.1355490.

Goodale, E., Beauchamp, G. and Ruxton, G. D. 2017. Mixed-species animal groups: Behavior, community ecology and conservation.  Academic Press (book). ISBN: 978-0-12-805355-3.

Abeysinghe, K., Yang, X.-D., Goodale, E., Anderson, C. W. N., Bishop, K., Cao, A., Feng, X., Liu, S., Mammides, C., Meng, B., Quan, R.-C, Sun, J., and Qiu, G. 2017. Total and methyl mercury concentrations over a gradient of contamination in earthworms living in rice paddy soil. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 36: 1202-1210.

 

2016:

McCollum, K. R., Conway, A. L., Lee, M.-P., and Carroll, J. P.. 2016. Occupancy and demographics of red river hog Potamochoerus porcus on Tiwai Island, Sierra Leone. African Journal of Ecology 55: 47-55

Perera, M. P., Kotagama, S. W., Goodale, E., and Kathriarachchi, H. S. 2016.  What happens when the nuclear species is absent?: Observations of mixed-species bird flocks in the Hiyare Forest Reserve in Sri Lanka. Forktail 32: 96-97.

Jiang, A., Jiang, D., Goodale, E., Zhou, F., Wen, H. 2016. Olive-backed Sunbird Cinnyris jugularis assisting Crested Bunting Melophus lathami at the nest: substantiated evidence for interspecific feeding, Guangxi, south-west China. Forktail 32: 93-96

Yang, C., Huang, Q., Wang, L., Jiang, A., Stokke, B. G., Fossøy, F., Tunheim, O. H., Røskaft, E., Liang, W., Møller, A. P. 2016.  Plaintive cuckoos do not select tailorbird hosts that match the phenotypes of their own eggs. Behavioral Ecology 27: 275-279.

Priyadarshana, T. S., Wijewardhana, I. H., and Herath, B. E. 2016. Three new species of the genus Ceylonosticta Fraser, 1931 (Odonata: Zygoptera: Platystictidae) from Sri Lanka and the rediscovery of Ceylonosticta subtropica (Fraser, 1933). International Journal of Odonatology. DOI: 10.1080/13887890.2016.1257443

Duguid, M., Morrell, E. H., Goodale, E., and Ashton, M. S.  2016. Changes in breeding bird abundance and species composition over a 20 year chronosequence following shelterwood harvests in oak-hardwood forests. Forest Ecology and Management 376: 221-230.

Pagani-Nuñéz, E., Barnett, C. A., Gu, H. and Goodale, E. 2016. The need for new categorizations of dietary specialism incorporating spatio-temporal variability of individual diet specialization. Journal of Zoology 300: 1-7.

Pagani-Nuñéz, E., Chao, H., Li, B., Li, M., He, R., Jiang, A., and Goodale, E. 2016. The breeding ecology of the barn swallow Hirundo rustica gutturalis in South China. Journal of Tropical Ecology 32: 260-263.  

Dayananda, S. K., Goodale, E., Liu, J.-J., Mammides, C., Pasion, B., Quan, R.-C., Slik, J. W. F., Sreekar, R., Tomlinson, K. W., and Yasuda, M. 2016. Effects of forest fragmentation on nocturnal birds: A case study from Xishuangbanna, China. Zoological Research 37: 151-158.

Mammides, C., Goodale, U. M., Corlett, R. T., Chen, J., Bawa, K. S., Hariya, H., Jarrad, F., Primack, R. B., Ewing, H., Xia, X. and Goodale, E. 2016. Increasing geographic diversity in the international conservation literature: A stalled process? Biological Conservation 198: 78-83.

Peiró, I. and Pagani-Núñez, E. 2016. Plumage coloration variability of male Bluethroats (Luscinia svecica cyanecula) wintering in SE Iberia. Ornis Fennica 93: 111-120.

Sreekar, R., Huang, G., Yasuda, M., Quan, R.-C., Goodale, E., Corlett, R. T. and Tomlinson, K. W. 2016. Can rubber monocultures be made more hospitable to birds? The effects of forests, roads and mistletoes. Scientific Reports 6: 21822.

Mammides, C., Kounnamas, C., Goodale, E., and Kadis, K. 2016. Do unpaved, low-traffic roads affect bird communities? Acta Oecologica 71: 14-21.

 

2015:

Kassinis, N. and Mammides, C. 2015. Winter bird surveys in Cyprus, 2007–2016. Analysis of the population trends. Bird Census News 29: 37-45.

Quan, R.-C., Li, H., Wang, B. and Goodale, E. 2015. The relationship between defecation and feeding in nestling birds: Observational and experimental evidence. Frontiers in Zoology 12:21.

Goodale, E., Ding, P., Liu, X., Martínez, A., Walters, M. & Robinson, S. K. 2015. The structure of mixed-species bird flocks, and their response to anthropogenic disturbance, with special reference to East Asia. Avian Research 6:14.

 

2015 articles with XTBG address

Yang, H., Harrison, R., Yi, Z.-F., Goodale, E., Zhao, M.-X., and Xu, J.-C. 2015. Changing perceptions of forest value and attitudes toward management of a recently established nature reserve: a case study in southwest China. Forests 6: 3136-3164.

Mammides, C., Chen, J., Goodale, U. M., Kotagama, S. W., Sidhu, S. & Goodale, E. 2015. Does mixed-species flocking influence how birds respond to a gradient of land-use intensity? Proceedings of the Royal Society B, Biological Sciences 282: 20151118.

Sreekar, R., Goodale, E., and Harrison, R. D. 2015. The use of flight initiation distance as index of hunting pressure: a case study in Xishuangbanna, southwest China. Tropical Conservation Science 8: 505-512.

Sreekar, R., Srinivasan, U., Mammides, C., Chen, J., Goodale, U.M., Kotagama, S. W., Sidhu, S. and Goodale, E. 2015. The effect of land-use on the diversity and mass-abundance relationships of understory avian insectivores in Sri Lanka and southern India. Scientific Reports 5: 11569.

Gu, H., Goodale, E. & Chen, J. 2015. Emerging directions in the study of the ecology and evolution of plant-animal mutualistic networks: a review. Zoological Research 36: 65-71.

Gu, H., Goodale, E. & Chen, J. 2015. Does the role that frugivorous bird species play in seed dispersal networks influence their rate of evolutionary divergence? Global Ecology and Conservation 3: 121-128.

Sreekar, R., Huang, G., Zhao, J.- B., Pasion, B. O., Yasuda, M., Zhang, K., Peabotuwage, I.,  Wang, X.,  Quan, R.- C., Slik, F., Corlett, R. T., Goodale, E. & Harrison, R. D. 2015. The use of species-area relationships to partition the effects of hunting and deforestation on bird extirpations in a fragmented landscape. Diversity and Distributions 21: 441-450.

 

Publications of Prof Goodale 2014 and before

Duan, Q., Goodale, E. & Quan R.-C. 2014. Bird fruit preferences reflect the frequency of fruit colours in tropical Asia. Scientific Reports 4: 5627.

Zhang, W., Goodale, E. & Chen, J. 2014. How contact with nature affects children’s biophilia, biophobia and conservation attitude in China. Biological Conservation 177: 109-116.

Goodale, E., Kim, E., Nabors, A., Henrichon, S.  & Nieh, J. C. 2014. The innate responses of bumble bees to flower patterns: separating the nectar guide from the nectary changes bee movements and search time. Naturwissenschaften 101: 523-526.

Zhang K., Woan, T. S., Jie, L., Goodale, E., Kitajima, K. & Harrison, R. D. 2014. Shifting baselines on a tropical forest frontier: Extirpations drive declines in local ecological knowledge. PLOS ONE 9: e86598.

Goodale, E., Ratnayake, C. P. & Kotagama, S. W. 2014. Vocal mimicry of alarm-associated sounds by a drongo elicits flee and mobbing responses from other species that participate in mixed-species bird flocks. Ethology 120: 266-274.

Goodale, E., Ratnayake, C. P. & Kotagama, S. W. 2014. The frequency of vocal mimicry varies due to proximity to nest and nesting stage in a passerine bird. Behaviour 151: 73-88.

Goodale, E., Kotagama, S. W., Raman, T. R. S., Sidhu, S., Goodale, U. M., Parker, S. & Chen, J. 2014. The response of birds and mixed-species bird flocks to human-modified landscapes in Sri Lanka and southern India. Forest Ecology and Management 329: 384-392.

Jayarathna, A., Kotagama, S. W. & Goodale, E. 2013. The seasonality of mixed-species flocking in a Sri Lankan rainforest, in relation to the breeding of the nuclear species, the Orange-billed Babbler Turdoides rufescens. Forktail 29: 138-139.

Goodale, E. & Nieh, J. C. 2012. Public use of olfactory information associated with predation in two species of social bees. Animal Behaviour 84: 919-924.

Sridhar, H., Srinivasan, U., Askins, R. A., Canales Delgadillo, J. C., Chen, C.-C., Ewert, D. N., Gale, G. A., Goodale, E., Gram, W. K., Hart, P. J.,  Hobson, K. A., Hutto, R. L., Kotagama, S. W., Knowlton, J., Lee, T. M., Munn, C. A., Nimnuan, S., Nizam, B. Z., Péron, G., Robin, V. V., Rodewald, A. D., Rodewald, P. G., Thomson, R. L., Trivedi, P., Van Wilgenburg, S. L. & Shanker, K. 2012. Positive relationships between association strength and phenotypic similarity characterize the assembly of mixed-species bird flocks globally. American Naturalist 180: 777-790.

Goodale, E., Goodale, U. & Mana, R. 2012. The role of toxic pitohuis in mixed-species flocks of lowland forest in Papua New Guinea. Emu – Austral Ornithology 112: 9-16.

Beauchamp, G. & Goodale, E. 2011. Plumage mimicry in avian mixed-species flocks: more or less than meet the eye? Auk 128: 487-496.

Sidhu, S., Raman, T. R. S. & Goodale, E. 2010. Effects of plantations and home-gardens on tropical forest bird communities and mixed-species bird flocks in the southern Western Ghats. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 107: 91-108

Goodale, E. & Ruxton, G. D.  2010. Antipredator benefits from heterospecifics. In: Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior (Breed, M and Moore, J., editors). Academic Press, Oxford.

Goodale, E. & Podos, J. 2010. Persistence of song types in Darwin’s finches, Geospiza fortis, over four decades. Biology Letters 6: 589-592.

Goodale, E., Beauchamp, G., Magrath, R. D., Nieh, J. C. & Ruxton, G. D. 2010. Interspecific information transfer influences animal community structure. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 25: 354-361.

Satischandra, S. H. K., Kodituwakku, P., Kotagama, S. W. & Goodale, E.  2010. Assessing “false” alarm calls by a drongo (Dicrurus paradiseus) in mixed-species bird flocks. Behavioral Ecology 21: 396-403.

Goodale, E & Beauchamp, G.  2010. The relationship between leadership and gregariousness in mixed-species bird flocks. Journal of Avian Biology 41: 99-103.

Ratnayake, C. P., Goodale, E. & Kotagama, S. W.  2010. Two sympatric species of passerine birds imitate the same raptor calls in alarm contexts. Naturwissenschaften 97: 103-108.

Goodale, E., Nizam, B. Z., Robin, V. V., Sridhar, H., Trivedi, P., Kotagama, S. W., Padmalal, U. K. G. K., Perera, R., Pramod, P. & Vijayan, L. 2009. Regional variation in structure and composition of mixed-species bird flocks of the Western Ghats and Sri Lanka: a review. Current Science 97: 648-663.

Goodale, E., Lalbhai, P., Goodale, U. M., & Ashton, P. M. S. 2009. The effect of shelterwood cuts and crown thinnings on the abundance and distribution of birds in a southern New England forest. Forest Ecology and Management 258: 314-322.

Goodale, E. & Kotagama, S.W. 2008.  Responses to conspecific and heterospecific alarm calls in mixed-species bird flocks of a Sri Lanka rainforest. Behavioral Ecology 19: 887-894.

Goodale, E. & Kotagama, S.W.  2007.  Some observations on the geographic variation of mixed-species bird flocks in Sri Lanka. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 104: 96-98.

Joachim, D. & Goodale, E.  2007. On the use of cellular telephony for audio interaction with animals. Biology Letters 3: 603-606.

Sathischandra, S.H.K., Kudavidanage, E.P., Kotagama, S.W. & Goodale, E.  2007. The benefits of joining mixed-species flocks for a sentinel nuclear species, the Greater Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus paradiseus. Forktail 23: 145-148.

Goodale, E. & Kotagama, S.W.  2006. Vocal mimicry by a passerine bird attracts other species involved in mixed-species flocks. Animal Behaviour 72: 471–477.

Goodale, E. & Kotagama, S.W. 2006. Context-dependent mimicry by a passerine bird. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, Biological Sciences 273: 875–880.

Goodale, E. & Kotagama, S.W. 2005. Alarm calling in Sri Lankan mixed-species bird flocks. Auk 122: 108–120.

Goodale, E. & Kotagama, S.W. 2005.  Testing the roles of species in mixed-species bird flocks of a Sri Lankan rainforest. Journal of Tropical Ecology 21: 669–676.

Jayarathna, A., Caldera, P. & Goodale, E.  2005.  Observations on the nesting and parental behaviour of the Ashy-headed Laughing Thrush (Garrulax cinereifrons). Forktail 21: 163­–164.

Kotagama, S.W. & Goodale, E.  2004.  The composition and spatial organization of mixed-species flocks in a Sri Lankan rainforest. Forktail 20: 63–70.

Kroodsma, D.E., Byers, B.E., Goodale, E., Johnson, S. & Liu, W.   2001. Pseudoreplication in playback experiments, revisited a decade later. Animal Behaviour 61: 1029­–1033.

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