Advertisement

Long-term persistence of a salamander anti-predator cue

  • Michael P. Machura
  • Dale M. Madison
Conference paper
  • 543 Downloads

Keywords

Antipredator Behavior Garter Snake Allelopathic Interaction Behavioral Bioassay Plethodontid Salamander 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. Alberts, A. C., 1992, Constraints on the design of chemical communication systems in terrestrial vertebrates, Am. Nat. 139:S62–S89.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Atlas, R. M., 1997, Principles of Microbiology, Wm. C. Brown Publishers, Dubuque.Google Scholar
  3. Austin, R. M., Jr., 2000, Cutaneous microbial flora and antibiosis in Plethodon ventralis, in: The Biology of Plethodontid Salamanders, R. C. Bruce, R. G. Jaeger, and L. D. Houck, eds., Plenum Publishers, New York, pp. 451–462.Google Scholar
  4. Barnes, M. C., Persons, M. H., and Rypstra, A. L., 2002, The effect of predator chemical cue age on antipredator behavior in the wolf spider Pardosa milvina (Araneae: Lycosidae), J. Insect Behav. 15:269–281.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. Blum, U., 1998, Effects of microbial utilization of phenolic acids and their phenolic acid breakdown products on allelopathic interactions, J. Chem. Ecol. 24:685–708.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. Chiodini, R. J., and Sundberg, J. P., 1981, Salmonellosis in reptiles: a review, Amer. J. Epidem. 113:494–499.Google Scholar
  7. Feldhoff, R. C., Rollmann, S. M., and Houck, L. D., 1999, Chemical analysis of courtship pheromones in a Plethodontid salamander, in: Advances in Chemical Signals in Vertebrates, R. E. Johnston, D. Muller-Schwarze, and P. W. Sorensen, eds., Plenum Publishers, New York, pp. 117–125.Google Scholar
  8. Graves, B. M., Halpern, M., and Friesen, J. L., 1991, Snake aggregation pheromones: source and chemosensory mediation in western ribbon snakes (Thamnophis proximus), J Comp. Psychol. 105:140–144.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. Kats, L. B., and Dill, L. M., 1998, The scent of death: chemosensory assessment of predation risk by prey animals, Ecosci. 5:361–394.Google Scholar
  10. Leadbetter, E. R., 2002, Prokaryotic diversity: form, ecophysiology, and habitat, in: Manual of Environmental Microbiology, C. J. Hurst, R. L. Crawford, M. J. Mcinemey, G. R. Knudsen, and L. D. Stetzanbach, eds., ASM Press, Washington, D.C., pp. 19–31.Google Scholar
  11. Lima, S. L., and Dill, L. M., 1990, Behavioral decisions made under the risk of predation: a review and prospectus, Can. J. Zool. 68:619–640.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. Madison, D. M., Maerz, J. C., and Mcdarby, J. H., 1999a, Chemosensory response of salamanders to snake odors, in: Advances in Chemical Signals in Vertebrates, R. E. Johnston, D. Muller-Schwarze, and P. W. Sorensen, eds., Plenum, New York, pp. 505–516.Google Scholar
  13. Madison, D. M., Maerz, J. C., and Mcdarby, J. H., 1999b, Optimization of predator avoidance by salamanders using chemical cues: diet and diel effects, Ethology 105:1073–1086.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. Madison, D. M., Sullivan, A. M., Maerz, J. C., Mcdarby, J. H., and Rohr, J. R., 2002, A complex, cross-taxon, chemical releaser of antipredator behavior in amphibians, J. Chem. Ecol. 28:2271–2282.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. Maerz, J. C., Panebianco, N. L., and Madison, D. M., 2001, Effects of predator chemical cues and behavioral biorhythms on foraging activity of terrestrial salamanders, J. Chem. Ecol. 27:1333–1344.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. Mcdarby, J. H., Madison, D. M., and Maerz, J. C., 1999, Chemosensory avoidance of predators by red-backed salamanders, Plethodon cinereus, in: Advances in Chemical Signals in Vertebrates, R. E. Johnston, D. Muller-Schwarze, and P. W. Sorensen, eds., Plenum Publishers, New York, pp. 489–495.Google Scholar
  17. Oldak, P. D., 1976, Comparison of the scent gland secretion lipids of twenty-five snakes: implications for biochemical systematics, Copeia 320–326.Google Scholar
  18. Polkinghome, C. N., Olson, J. M., Gallaher, D. G., and Sorensen, P. W., 2001, Larval sea lamprey release two unique bile acids to the water at a rate sufficient to produce detectable riverine pheromone plumes, Fish Physiol. Biochem. 24:15–30.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. Schell, F. M., and Weldon, P. J., 1985, 13C-NMR analysis of snake skin lipids, Agric. Biol. Chem. 49:3597–3600.Google Scholar
  20. Schink, B., 2002, Synergistic interactions in the microbial world, Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 81: 257–261.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  21. Schreiber, J. V., Frackenpohl, J., Moser, F., Fleischmann, T., Kohler, H.-P. E., and Seebach, D., 2002, On the biodegradation of β-peptides, Chembiochem 3:424–432.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  22. Sih, A., 1997, To hide or not to hide? Refuge use in a fluctuating environment, Trends Ecol. Evol. 12:375–376.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  23. Souto, X. C., Chiapusio, G., and Pellissier, F., 2000, Relationships between phenolics and soil microorganisms in spruce forests: significance for natural regeneration, J. Chem. Ecol. 26:2025–2034.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  24. Sullivan, A. M., Maerz, J. C., and Madison, D. M., 2002, Anti-predator response of red-backed salamanders (Plethodon cinereus) to chemical cues from garter snakes (Thamnophis sirtalis): laboratory and field experiments, Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 51:227–233.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  25. Sullivan, A. M., Madison, D. M., and Rohr, J. R., 2003, Behavioural responses by red-backed salamanders to conspecific and heterospecific cues, Behaviour 140:553–564.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  26. Torsvik, V., Sorheim, R., and Goksoyr, J., 1996, Total bacterial diversity in soil and sediment communities: review, J. Indust. Micro. Biotech. 17:170–178.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  27. Turner, A. M., 1996, Freshwater snails alter habitat use in response to predation, Anim. Behav. 51:747–756.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  28. Turner, A. M., and Montgomery, S. L., 2003, Spatial and temporal scales of predator avoidance: experiments with fish and snails, Ecology 84:616–622.Google Scholar
  29. Venzon, M., Janssen, A., Pallini, A., and Sabelis, M. W., 2000, Diet of a polyphagous arthropod predator affects refuge seeking of its thrips prey, Anim. Behav. 60:369–375.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  30. Waksman, S. A., 1952, Soil Microbiology, John Wiley & Sons, New York.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael P. Machura
  • Dale M. Madison
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesState University of New York at BinghamtonBinghamtonUSA

Personalised recommendations