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Scientific publications

Daly R, Stevens G, Daly CK. 2018. Rapid marine biodiversity assessment records 16 new marine fish species for Seychelles, West Indian Ocean. Marine Biodiversity Records 11(6) https://doi.org/10.1186/s41200-018-0141-6

Lea JSE, Daly R, Leon CA, Daly CK & Clarke C. 2018. Life after death: behavior of multiple shark species scavenging a whale carcass. Marine and Freshwater Research https://doi.org/10.1071/MF18157

Stewart JD, Jaine FR, Armstrong AJ, Armstrong AO, Bennett MB, Burgess KB, Couturier LIE, Croll DA, Cronin ES, Hall MA, Hinojosa-Alvarez S, Hosegood JE, Kashiwagi T, Notarbartolo di SG, Palacios MD, Peel LR, Richardson AJ, Rubin RD, Townsend KA, Venables SK, Stevens GMW. 2018. Research priorities to support effective manta and devil ray conservation. Frontiers in Marine Science 5: 314. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2018.00314

Elston C, Von Brandis RG, Cowley PD. 2017. Dietary composition and prey selectivity of juvenile porcupine rays Urogymnus asperrimus. Journal of Fish Biology 91(2): 429–422. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfb.13334

Daly CK. 2017. First record of Franklin’s Gull Leucophaeus Pipixcan for Seychelles. Marine Ornithology 45:223–224. http://www.marineornithology.org/PDF/45_2/45_2_223-224.pdf

Elston C, von Brandis RG, Cowley PD. 2015. Gastric lavage as a non-lethal method for stingray (Myliobatiformes) diet sampling. African Journal of Marine Science 37: 415–419. https://doi.org/10.2989/1814232X.2015.1076519

Von Brandis RG. 2014. Diet Composition of Hawksbill Turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) in the Republic of Seychelles. Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science 13: 81–91.

Filmalter JD. Dagorn L, Cowley PD. 2013. Spatial behavior and site fidelity of the Sicklefin lemon shark (Negaprion acutidens) in a remote Indian Ocean atoll. Marine Biology 160(9): 2425-2436. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-013-2237-1

Von Brandis RG. 2012. Rehabilitation of abandoned coconut plantations at D’Arros Island, Republic of Seychelles. Ocean and Coastal Management 69: 340-346 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2012.09.003

Kappes  M, Coustat K, Le Corre M. 2012. Census of Wedge-tailed Shearwaters (Puffinus Pacificus) breeding at D’Arros Island and St Joseph Atoll, Seychelles. Marine Ornithology: 41-29-34

Mortimer JA, Camille J, Boniface N. 2011. Seasonality and Status of Nesting Hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata) and Green Turtles (Chelonia mydas) at D’Arros Island, Amirantes Group, Seychelles. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 10(1): 26–33 https://doi.org/10.2744/CCB-0830.1

Mortimer JA, Matyot P, Labrosse W, Bristol D. 2011. Traumatic encounter between Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) and Hermit Crab (Coenobita perlatus) at D’Arros Island, Amirantes Group, Seychelles. Ornithological Observations, Vol 2: 58-59

Von Brandis RG, Mortimer JA, Reilly BK. 2010. In-Water Observations of the Diving Behaviour of Immature Hawksbill Turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) on a Coral Reef at D’Arros Island, Republic of Seychelles. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 9(1):26-32 https://doi.org/10.2744/CCB-0815.1

Skerrett A, Rocamora G. 2007. New breeding records of Roseate Tern (Sterna dougallii) in Seychelles. Bull. ABC. Vol. 14. No 1. Pp 62-67

Monticelli D, Ramos J, Von Brandis R, Skerrett A. 2006. First data on productivity and reproductive parameters of tropical roseate terns breeding on St Joseph Atoll, Seychelles. Phelsuma 15:9-18

Conference presentations

Daly R et al. 2017. Investigating the utility of dead reckoning to calculate accurate shark tracks over space and time. Oral presentation. International Conference on Fish Telemetry, Cairns, Australia.

Elston C et al. 2017. Stingray residency and spatial use of an isolated atoll. Oral presentation. International Conference on Fish Telemetry, Cairns, Australia.

Elston C et al. 2017. Stingray residency and spatial use of an isolated atoll. Oral presentation. South African Shark and Ray Symposium, Hermanus, Cape Town.

Mortimer JA. 2017. Turtle Action Group of Seychelles (TAGS). Oral presentation. 37th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Mortimer JA et al. 2017. Satellite tracking the migrations of post-nesting hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) in Seychelles. Poster presentation. 37th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Moxham EJ et al. 2017. Spatial ecology of bonefish (Albula glossodonta) in St Joseph Atoll, Seychelles. Oral presentation. International Conference on Fish Telemetry, Cairns, Australia.

Peel LR et al. 2017. Movement patterns and social structure of Seychelles reef manta ray population. Oral presentation. International Conference on Fish Telemetry, Cairns, Australia.

Weideli OC et al. 2017. Safe haven: A mark-recapture study reveals fast growth rates and long-term residency patterns in an oligotrophic shark nursery. Oral presentation. Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, Tahiti, French Polynesia.

Von Brandis RG. 2013. Rehabilitation of abandoned coconut plantations at D’Arros Island, Republic of Seychelles. Oral presentation. Ocean and Coastal management (ECSA53). Shanghai, China.

Boyes C. 2013. An introduction into Sea Turtle Biology. Oral presentation. Seychelles Sea Turtle Festival, Mahe Island, Seychelles.

Mortimer JA. 2011. Innovative Use of Technology to Ensure Accurate Data Collection by Community-based Turtle Monitoring Programmes at Remote Sites. Poster presentation. 31st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology & Conservation.  San Diego, California, USA.

Mortimer JA. 2010. Status & Seasonality of Nesting Turtles at D’Arros Island, Amirantes Group, Seychelles. Poster presentation. 30th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology & Conservation. Goa, India.

Von Brandis RG. 2008. The foraging ecology of Hawksbill Turtles at D’Arros island, Republic of Seychelles. South African Wildlife Management Association. Oral presentation. Port Alfred, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Popular articles

ELSTON, C. 2014 The Importance Of The Overlooked: The story of stingrays. Quest magazine. 10-2. 2014

VON BRANDIS, R. G 2010. Keeper of the coral. Africa Geographic. December 2010