Books

Fellowes M (Ed.) 2020.

30-Second Zoology

Ivy Press: London, UK.

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In Review

Barnett JB, McEwen BL, Kinley I, Guevara J, Anderson HM, Pruitt JN, & Yeager J.

Ontogenetic colour change forms size dependent Müllerian mimicry.

In Review.

Yeager J & Barnett JB.

Variation in a polymorphic aposematic signal is unlikely to represent an adaptive benefit.

In Review.

McEwen BL, Kinley I, Anderson HM, Pruitt JN, Yeager J, & Barnett JB.

Batesian mimics are more detectable than their model in aerial and terrestrial view.

In Review.

Barnett JB, Ford J, Guerra-Grenier E, Jreidini N, Benbahtane J, & Green DM.

Spatial and temporal context underlies ontogenetic changes in the effectiveness of camouflage.

In Review.

Publications

Barnett JB, Varela BJ, Jennings B, Lesbarrères D, Pruitt JN, & Green DM. 2021.

Habitat disturbance alters color contrast and the detectability of cryptic and aposematic frogs.

Behavioral Ecology 32: 814-825.

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Yeager J & Barnett JB. 2021.

The influence of ultraviolet reflectance differs between conspicuous aposematic signals in Neotropical butterflies and poison frogs.

Ecology and Evolution 11: 13633-13640.

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Barnett JB, Michalis C, Scott-Samuel NE, & Cuthill IC. 2021.

Color pattern variation forms local background matching camouflage in a leaf-mimicking toad.

Journal of Evolutionary Bi0logy 34: 1531-1540. 

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Anderson HM, Fisher DN, McEwen BL, Yeager J, Pruitt JN, & Barnett JB. 2021.

Episodic correlations in behaviour lateralisation differ between a poison frog and its mimic.

Animal Behaviour 174: 207-215.

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Yeager J & Barnett JB. 2020.

Ultraviolet components offer minimal contrast enhancement to an aposematic signal.

Ecology and Evolution 10: 13576-13582.

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Culbert BM, Talagala S, Barnett JB, Stanbrook E, Smale P, & Balshine S. 2020.

Context-dependent consequences of color biases in a social fish.

Behavioral Ecology 31: 1410-1419.

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Barnett JB, Michalis C, Anderson HM, McEwen BL, Yeager J, Pruitt JN, Scott-Samuel, & Cuthill IC. 2020.

Imperfect transparency and camouflage in glass frog.

PNAS 117: 12885-12890.

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Doering GN, Sheehy KA, Barnett JB, & Pruitt JN. 2020.

Colony size and initial conditions combine to shape reunification dynamics.

Behavioural Processes 170: 103994.

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Barnett JB, Michalis C, Scott-Samuel, & Cuthill IC. 2018.

Distance-dependent defensive coloration in the poison frog Dendrobates tinctorius, Dendrobatidae.

PNAS 115: 6416-6421.

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Barnett JB, Cuthill IC & Scott-Samuel. 2018.

Distance-dependent aposematism and camouflage in the cinnabar moth caterpillar (Tyria jacobaeae, Erebidae).

Royal Society Open Science 5: 171396.

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BBC Wildlife MagazineScientific American's 60-Second Science Podcast 

Barnett JB, Cuthill IC, & Scott-Samuel NE. 2017.

Pattern blending can camouflage salient aposematic signals.

Proceedings of the Royal Society B 284: 20170128.

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Barnett JB, Redfern AS, Bhattacharyya-Dickson R, Clifton O, Courty T, Ho T, Hopes A, McPhee T, Merrison K, Owen R, Scott-Samuel NE, & Cuthill IC. 2016.

Stripes for warning and stripes for hiding: spatial frequency and detection distance.

Behavioral Ecology 28: 373-381.

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Barnett JB, Scott-Samuel NE, & Cuthill IC. 2016.

Aposematism: balancing salience and camouflage.

Biology Letters 12: 20160335.

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Barnett JB & Cuthill IC. 2014.

Distance-dependent defensive coloration.

Current Biology 24: R1157-R1158.

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Barnett JB, Benbow RL, Ismail A, & Fellowes MDE. 2013.

Abundance and diversity of anurans in a regenerating former oil palm planation in Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia.

Herpetological Bulletin 125: 1-9.

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Barnett JB. 2011.

Pigmentation loss and regeneration in a captive wild type axolotl, Ambystoma mexicanum.

Herpetological Bulletin 115: 17-18.

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Popular Articles

Barnett JB. 2021.

It's clear: the glass frog's transparent belly has a special advantage.

The Science Breaker.

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Barnett JB. 2020.

Glass frogs, ghost shrimp and clearwing butterflies use transparency to evade predators.

The Conversation.

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Barnett JB. 2013.

Camouflage and the Amphibia.

FrogLog 170: 12-14.

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