PUBLICATIONS

†† Indicates co-first authorship
* Indicates mentored student

In Review
!. *Thompson, A., *Kapsanaki, V., Liwanag, H., Pafilis, P., Wang, I.J., Brock, K.M. 2022. Some like it hotter: differential thermal preferences among intraspecific lizard color morphs. (in review, on bioRxiv).

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 Foufopoulos, J., Zhao, Y., Brock, K.M., Pafilis, P., Valakos, E.D. 2022. Predation risk, and not shelter or food availability, as the main determinant of reproductive investment in an island vertebrate. (in review).
 
!. ††McLaughlin, J.F., ††Brock, K.M., Gates, I., Lipshutz, S.E. 2023. Multimodal models of animal sex: breaking binaries leads to a better understanding of ecology and evolution (SICB invited symposium, in review).

 
2022
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Brock, K.M., McTavish, E.J., Edwards, D.L. 2022. Color polymorphism is a driver of diversification in the lizard family Lacertidae. Systematic Biology. web |

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Brock, K.M., Chelini, M.C., *Madden, I.E., *Ramos, C., *Ayton, C., Blois, J.L., Pafilis, P., Edwards, D.L. 2022. Morph predicts social behavior and contest outcomes in a polymorphic lizard (Podarcis erhardii). Animal Behaviour. web |

17. Brock, K.M, *Madden, I.E, *Rosso, A.A., *Ramos, C., *Degen, R., *Stadler, S.R., *Ayton, C., *Fernandez, M.E.L., *Reyes Servin, J. 2022. Patterns of colour morph diversity across populations of Aegean wall lizard (Podarcis erhardii). Herpetology Notes. web |

16. Brock, K.M*Madden, I.E. 2022. Morph-specific differences in escape behaviors in a color polymorphic lizard. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. web | pdf

15. *BeVier, G.T., *Ayton, C., Brock, K.M. 2022. It ain’t easy being orange: lizard colour morphs occupying highly vegetated microhabitats suffer greater ectoparasitism. Amphibia-Reptilia. web | pdf

14. Patharkar, T., Van Passel, L., Brock, K.M. 2022. Eat or be eaten? An observation of Podarcis erhardii consuming saurophagus Scolopendra cingulata from Andros island, Cyclades, Greece. Herpetozoa. web |

13. *Stadler, S.R.Brock, K.M, Bednekoff, P., Foufopoulos, J. 2022. More and bigger lizards on islands with more resources. Journal of Zoology. web | pdf


2021
12. Chelini, M.C., Brock, K.M., Yeager, J., Edwards, D.L. 2021. Environmental drivers of sexual dimorphism in a lizard with alternative mating strategies. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. web |

11. *Degen, R.Brock, K.M. 2021. Rare behavioral observations of Macrovipera schweizeri from Sifnos island. Herpetology Notes. web | PDF

10. *BeVier, G.T., Brock, K.M., Foufopoulos, J. 2021. Life on an island: the effects of insularity on the ecology and home range of the Aegean Wall Lizard (Podarcis erhardii). Herpetological Conservation & Biology. web |

 
2020
09. Brock, K.M., Baeckens, S., Donihue, C.M., Martín, J., Pafilis, P., Edwards, D.L. 2020. Trait differences among discrete morphs of a color polymorphic lizard. PeerJ, doi:10.7717/peerj.10284. web |


2018
08. *Madden, I.E., Brock, K.M. 2018. An extreme record of cannibalism in Podarcis erhardii mykonensis (Reptilia: Lacertidae) from Siros island, Cyclades, Greece. Herpetology Notes, 11: 291-292. web | PDF 


2017
07. *Rosso, A., Brock, K.M., and Foufopoulos, J. 2017. First record of Eryx­ jaculus ­turcicus
(Olivier, 1801) on Kinaros Island, dodecanese, Greece. Herpetozoa, 31(1/2): 86-88. web | PDF


2016
06. Belasen, A., Brock, K.M., Li, B., Chremou, D., Valakos, E., Pafilis, P., Sinervo, B., and Foufopoulos, J. 
2016. Fine with heat, problems with water: microclimate alters water loss in a thermally adapted insular
lizard. Oikos, 126(3): 447-457. web | PDF

05. Mossman, A., Culhane, K., Miller, Z., Brock, K.M., Pafilis, P., and Donihue, C,M.. 2016. An extreme new record of Matrix matrix (Linnaeus, 1758) from a Mediterranean island. Herpetozoa, 29(1/2): 107-109. web | PDF


2015
04. Donihue, C.M., Brock, K.M., Foufopoulos, J., and Herrel, A. 2015. Feed or fight: testing the impact of food availability and intraspecific aggression on the functional ecology of an island lizard. Functional Ecology, 30(4): 566-575. web | PDF


2014
03. Brock, K.M., Donihue, C.M., and Pafilis, P. 2014. New records of frugivory and ovophagy in Podarcis lizards from East Mediterranean Islands. North-western Journal of Zoology, 10: 223-225. web | PDF

02. Brock, K.M., Belasen, A., and Foufopoulos, J. 2014. Podarcis erhardii bifurcated tail post-autotomy. Herpetological Review, 45(2): 86. web | PDF

01. Brock, K.M., Bednekoff, P., Pafilis, P., and Foufopoulos, J. 2014. Evolution of anti predator defenses in an insular lizards species, Podarcis erhardii (Reptilia: Lacertidae): the sum of all fears? Evolution, 45(2): 69(1): 216-231. web | PDF

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