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Preston, D.L., Orlofske, S.A., Lambden, J.P., Johnson, P.T.J. In press. Biomass and

        productivity of trematode parasites in pond ecosystems. Journal of Animal


Orlofske, S.A., Belden, L.K., Hopkins, W.A. 2013. Larval wood frog (Rana    

        [=Lithobates] sylvatica) development and physiology following infection with    

        the trematode parasite, Echinostoma trivolvis. Comparative Biochemistry and

        Physiology A 164:529-536. pdf

Koprivnikar, J., Marcogliese, D.J., Rohr, J.R., Orlofske, S.A., Raffel, T.R., Johnson,    

        P.T.J. 2012. Macroparasite infections of amphibians: What can they tell

        us? Ecohealth 9:342-360. pdf

Preston, D.L., Orlofske, S.A., Mclaughlin, J.P., Johnson, P.T.J. 2012. Food web

        including infectious agents from a California freshwater pond ecosystem.

        Ecology (Data Paper) 93:1760, Ecological Archives E093-153. pdf

Orlofske, S.A., Jadin, R.C., Preston, D.L., Johnson, P.T.J. 2012. Parasite    

        transmission in complex communities: predators and alternative hosts alter    

        pathogenic infections in amphibians. Ecology (Report) 93(6):1247-1253. pdf

        (Featured in FrogLog 20 (5) 104: October 2012)

Hartson, R.D., Orlofske, S.A., Melin, V., Dillon Jr., R.T., Johnson, P.T.J. 2011.

        Land use and wetland spatial position jointly determine amphibian parasite

        communities. Ecohealth 8:485-500. pdf

Johnson, P.T.J., Dobson, A., Lafferty, K.D., Marcogliese, D., Memmott, J.,    

        Orlofske, S.A., Poulin, R., and Thieltges, D.W. 2010. When parasites        

        become prey: ecological and epidemiological significance of eating        

        parasites. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 25: 362-371. pdf

Orlofske, S.A., Hopkins, W.A. 2009. Energetics of metamorphic climax in the Pickerel Frog (Lithobates palustris). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A 154: 191-196. pdf

Orlofske, S.A., Grayson, K.L., Hopkins, W.A. 2009. The effects of fluorescent powder on oxygen consumption in salamanders using either cutaneous or bimodal respiration. Copeia 2009(3): 623-627. pdf


Orlofske, S.A., Belden, L.K., Hopkins, W.A. 2009. Moderate Echinostoma

        trivolvis infection has no effects on physiology and fitness related traits of

        larval Pickerel frogs (Rana palustris). Journal of Parasitology 95(4): 787-792.