Dr Leo Joseph: investigating the evolution of Australian birds

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  1. Overview
  2. Publishing History

Publishing History

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Dr Leo Joseph: publishing history (2008–11)

Journal articles

McLean, A., Toon, A., Schmidt, D., Joseph, L. and Hughes, J. 2012 (revision accepted February 2012). Speciation in chestnut-shouldered Fairy-Wrens (Malurus spp.) and rapid phenotypic divergence in variegated fairy-wrens (Malurus lamberti): a multilocus approach.  In press (February 2012) Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.

Joseph, L., Toon, A., Schirtzinger, E., and Wright, T. N. 2012.  A revised nomenclature and classification for family-group taxa of parrots (Psittaciformes) Zootaxa. In press, February 2012.

Toon, A., Austin, J., Dolman, G., Pedler, L. and Joseph, L. 2012. Evolution of arid zone birds in Australia: leapfrog distribution patterns and mesic-arid connections in quail-thrush. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution  62: 286-295. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2011.09.026

Dolman, G. and Joseph, L. 2012. A species assemblage approach to comparative phylogeography of birds in southern Australia. Ecology and Evolution, Published Online 6 January 2012. doi: 10.1002/ece3.87

Nyari, A. and Joseph, L. 2012. Evolution in Australasian mangrove forests: multilocus phylogenetic analysis of the Gerygone warblers (Aves: Acanthizidae). PLoS ONE 7(2): e31840. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0031840

Lee, J.-Y., Joseph, L. and Edwards, S. 2012. (Online October 2011). A species tree for the Australo-Papuan fairy-wrens and their allies (Aves: Maluridae). Systematic Biology. 61: 253–271. doi: 10.1093/sysbio/syr101

Loynes, K., Joseph, L. and Keogh, S.  2011. Circumscription, diagnosis and description of a subfamily of Australo-Papuan robins. Zootaxa 3106: 67–68.

Kearns, A., Joseph, L., Omland, K., and Cook, L. 2011. Testing the impact of transient Plio-Pleistocene barriers in monsoonal Australo-Papua: did mangrove habitats maintain genetic connectivity in the Black Butcherbird? Molecular Ecology 20: 5042-5059. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05330.x.

Nyari, A. and Joseph, L. 2011. Systematic dismantlement of Lichenostomus improves the basis for understanding relationships within the honeyeaters (Meliphagidae) and historical development of Australo-Papuan bird communities. Emu-Austral Ornithology  111: 202-211.

Joseph, L. 2011. Museum collections in ornithology: today’s record of avian biodiversity for tomorrow’s world.  [Invited Editorial]. Emu-Austral Ornithology 111: i-xii.

Gardner, J.L., Kearney, M.R., Peters, A., Joseph, L., Heinsohn, R. (2011). Mechanisms and consequences of changing body size: reply to Bickford et al. and McCauley and Mabry. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 26: 555-556. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2011.07.003

Olsen, P. and Joseph, L. 2011. Stray Feathers. Reflections on the Structure, Behaviour and Evolution of Birds. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Byrne, M., Steane, D.A., Joseph, L., Yeates, D.K., Jordan, G.J., Crayn, D., Aplin, K., Cantrill,  D.J., Cook, L.G., Crisp, M.D., Keogh, S., Melville, J., Moritz, C., Porch, N., Sniderman, J.M.K., Sunnucks, P., and Weston, P.H. 2011. Decline of a biome: evolution, contraction, fragmentation, extinction and invasion of the Australian mesic zone biota. Journal of Biogeography 38: 1635–1656. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02535.x

Joseph, L., Toon, A., Schirtzinger, E., and Wright, T. 2011. Molecular systematics of two enigmatic genera Psittacella and Pezoporus illuminate the ecological radiation of Australo-Papuan parrots. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution  59: 675–684. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2011.03.017

Gardner, J., Peters, A., Kearney, M., Joseph, L., and Heinsohn, R. 2011. Declining body size: a third universal response to climate change? Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 26: 285-291. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2011.03.005

Yeates, D., Seago, A., Nelson, L., Cameron. S., Joseph, L., and Trueman.  2011. Integrative taxonomy, or iterative taxonomy?  Systematic Entomology. 36: 209–217. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3113.2010.00558.x

Joseph, L., Zeriga, T., Adcock, G. and Langmore, N.  2011. Phylogeography and taxonomy of the Little Bronze-Cuckoo (Chalcites minutillus) in Australia’s monsoon tropics. Emu-Austral Ornithology 111: 113-119. doi: 10.1071/MU10050.

Black, A., Joseph, L., Pedler, L., and Carpenter, G. 2010. A taxonomic framework for interpreting evolution within the Amytornis textilis-modestus complex of grasswrens. Emu-Austral Ornithology 110: 358-363.

Kearns, A., Joseph, L. and Cook, L. 2010. The impact of Pleistocene climatic and landscape changes on Australian birds: a test using the pied butcherbird (Cracticus nigrogularis). Emu-Austral Ornithology 110: 285–295.

Murphy, S., Joseph, L., Burbidge, A. and Austin, J.  2011. A cryptic and critically endangered species revealed by mitochondrial DNA analyses – the Western Ground Parrot. Conservation Genetics, 12: 595-600. doi: 10.1007/s10592-010-0161-1

Toon, A., Hughes, J. and Joseph, L.  2010. Multilocus analysis of honeyeaters (Aves: Meliphagidae) highlights the spatio-temporal heterogeneity in the influence of biogeographic barriers in the Australian monsoonal zone. Molecular Ecology.  19: 2980-2994.  doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04730.x

Gardner, J., Trueman, J., Ebert, D., Joseph, L. and Magrath, R.D.  2010. Phylogeny and evolution of the Meliphagoidea, the largest radiation of Australasian songbirds. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 55: 1087-1102. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2010.02.00.

Bowman, D., Braby, M., Brown, G., Brown, J., Cook, L., Crisp, M., Ford, F., Haberle, S., Hughes, J.,  Isagi, Y., Joseph, L.,  Ladiges, P., McBride J., and Nelson, G. 2010. Biogeography of Australia’s last frontier: the monsoon tropics. Journal of Biogeography. 37: 201-216. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2009.02210.x

Genome 10K Community of Scientists. 2009. Genome 10K: A Proposal to Obtain Whole-Genome Sequence for 10 000 Vertebrate Species.  Journal of Heredity  100: 659-674. doi:10.1093/jhered/esp086. Published online 5 November 2009

McDougall, A., Porter, G., Mostert, M., Cupitt, R., Cupitt, S., Joseph, L. Murphy, S. Janetzki, H., Gallagher, A. and Burbidge, A. 2009. Another piece in an Australian ornithological puzzle – a second Night Parrot is found dead in Queensland. Emu 109: 198-203.

Gardner, J., Heinsohn, R. and Joseph, L. 2009. Shifting latitudinal clines in avian body size correlate with global warming in Australian passerines. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Biological Sciences. 276: 3845–3852.  doi:10.1098/rspb.2009.1011.

Joseph, L., Adcock, G., Linde, C., Omland, K., Heinsohn, R. and Roshier, D.  2009. A tangled, rampantly paraphyletic tale of two teal: population history of the Grey and Chestnut Teal of Australia. Journal of Avian Biology 40: 430-439. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-048X.2008.04652.x

Loynes, K., Joseph, L. and Keogh, S. 2009. Multi-locus phylogeny clarifies the systematics of the Australo-Papuan robins (Family Petroicidae, Passeriformes). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution  53: 212-219. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2009.05.012.

Ribot, R.F.H., Berg, M.L., Buchanan, K.L., Komdeur, J., Joseph, L. and Bennett, A.T.D. 2009. Does the ring species concept predict vocal variation in the crimson rosella (Platycercus elegans) complex?  Animal Behaviour 77: 581-593.
Robin, L. Heinsohn, R. and Joseph, L.  (eds). 2009. Boom and Bust. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Joseph, L. 2009.  Woodswallow: evolutionary perspectives on the boom and bust phenomenon.  Chapter10, pp 205-221 in Boom and Bust, Robin, L. Heinsohn, R. and Joseph, L. (eds). CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne and National Museum of Australia: Canberra.

Robin, L. and Joseph, L.  2009. Understanding desert birds. Chapter 2, pp 7-33 in Boom and Bust, Robin, L. Heinsohn, R. and Joseph, L. (eds). CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Joseph, L. and Omland, K. 2009. Phylogeography: its development and impact in Australo-Papuan ornithology with special reference to paraphyly in Australian birds.  Emu 109: 1-23.

Kearns, A, Joseph, L, Double, M. and Edwards, S. 2009. Inferring the phylogeography and evolutionary history of the Splendid Fairy-wren (Malurus splendens) from mitochondrial DNA and spectrophotometry. Journal of Avian Biology 40: 7-17. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-048X.2008.04383.x

Joseph, L. 2008. Review of Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds by Les Christidis and Walter Boles.  Emu 108: 365–372.

Byrne, M., Yeates, D., Joseph, L. Kearney, M., Bowler, J., Williams, M.A.J., Cooper, S., Donnellan, S.C., Keogh, J.S., Leys, R., Melville, J., Murphy, D.J., Porch, N. & Wyrwoll, K.H.2008. Birth of a biome: insights into the assembly and maintenance of the Australian arid zone biota. Molecular Ecology 17: 4398-4417.

McCallum, H. I., D. A. Roshier, J. P. Tracey, L. Joseph and R. Heinsohn. 2008.  Will Wallace’s Line Save Australia from Avian Influenza?. Ecology and Society 13 (2): 41. [online] URL: http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol13/iss2/art41/

Joseph, L. 2008. The changing faces of systematics and biogeography in Australian ornithology in the latter half of the twentieth century: a young turk’s view. In Contributions to the History of Australasian Ornithology, William E. Davis, Jr.,

Harry F. Recher, Walter E. Boles, and Jerome A. Jackson eds. Memoirs of the Nuttall Ornithological Club, Number 14, pages 253-304.

Joseph, L., Dolman, G., Saint, K., Donnellan, S., Berg, M. and  Bennett, A. 2008. Where and when does a ring start and end? Testing the ring species hypothesis in a species complex of Australian parrots. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Biological Sciences. 275: 2431-2440. doi:10.1098/rspb.2008.0765