Peer Reviewed Articles 2022

Peer-reviewed publications by SAIAB Scientists, Honorary Research Associates and Postgraduate Students using SAIAB’s address - 2022.

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Acosta, A. A., Truter, M., Malherbe, W., & Smit, N. J. (2022). Morphological description and molecular characterisation of Dactylogyrus matlopong sp. n. (Monogenea: Dactylogyridae) from the South African endemic Labeobarbus aeneus (Cyprinidae: Torinae). Folia Parasitologica, 69, Article 021. 
Amorim, P. F., Katz, A. M., Ottoni, F. P., & de Bragança, P. H. N. (2022). Genetic Structure of the Mangrove Killifish Kryptolebias hermaphroditus Costa, 2011 (Cyprinodontiformes: Aplocheiloidei) Supports A Wide Connection among its Populations. Zoological Studies61. 
Andrzejaczek, S., Lucas, T. C. D., Goodman, M. C., Hussey, N. E., Armstrong, A. J., Carlisle, A., . . . Curnick, D. J. (2022). Diving into the vertical dimension of elasmobranch movement ecology. Science Advances, 8(33), Article eaho1754. 
Bailey, L. A., Childs, A. R., James, N. C., Winkler, A., & Potts, W. M. (2022). Links between behaviour and metabolic physiology in fishes in the Anthropocene. In Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Baldanzi, S., Saldias, G. S., Vargas, C. A., & Porri, F. (2022). Long term environmental variability modulates the epigenetics of maternal traits of kelp crabs in the coast of Chile. Scientific Reports, 12(1), Article 18806. 
Barkhuizen, L. M., Madzivanzira, T. C., & South, J. (2022). Population ecology of a wild population of red swamp crayfish Procambarus clarkii (Girard, 1852) in the Free State Province, South Africa and implications for eradication efforts. BioInvasions Records11(1). 
Bellingan, T. A., Hugo, S., Villet, M. H., & Weyl, O. L. F. (2022). Season and environment modulate aquatic invertebrates’ responses to trout and indigenous fishes in three South African mountain streams. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 10, Article 1061807. 
Bragana, P. H. N., Bellstedt, D. U., Van der Merwe, P. D., Cotterill, F. P. D., Watters, B. R., & Chakona, A. (2022). Nothobranchius balamaensis (Cyprinodontiformes: Nothobranchiidae), a new species of annual killifish from northern Mozambique. Zootaxa, 5174(5), 508-524.
Broom, C. J., Weyl, O. L. F., & South, J. Habitat associations of imperilled fishes after conservation intervention in the Cape Fold Ecoregion, South Africa. Journal of Fish Biology
Cerrilla, C., Afrika, J., Impson, D., Jordaan, M. S., Kotze, N., Paxton, B. R., Reed, C., Schumann, M., van der Walt, J. A., & Shelton, J. M. (2022). Rapid population decline in one of the last recruiting populations of the endangered Clanwilliam sandfish (Labeo seeberi): The roles of climate change and non-native fish. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems.
Chaabane, A., Du Preez, L., Johnston, G. R., & Verneau, O. (2022). Revision of the systematics of the Polystomoidinae (Platyhelminthes, Monogenea, Polystomatidae) with redefinition of Polystomoides Ward, 1917 and Uteropolystomoides Tinsley, 2017. Parasite, 29, Article 56. 
Chakona, A., Jordaan, M. S., Raimondo, D. C., Bills, R. I., Skelton, P. H., & van der Colff, D. (2022). Diversity, distribution and extinction risk of native freshwater fishes of South Africa. Journal of Fish Biology.
Claassens, L., Adams, J. B., de Villiers, N. M., Wasserman, J., & Whitfield, A. K. Restoration of South African estuaries: successes, failures and the way forward. African Journal of Aquatic Science
Clark, B. M., Turpie, J. K., Cullis, J. D. S., Dawson, J., Dobinson, L., Kunneke, M. M., & Horn, A. (2022). The impacts of long-term flow reductions and an extreme drought on a large, permanently open estuary, and implications for setting the ecological reserve. Water Sa, 48(2), 134-150. 
Conradie, W., Keates, C., Baptista, N. L., & Lobon-Rovira, J. (2022). Taxonomical review of Prosymna angolensis Boulenger, 1915 (Elapoidea, Prosymnidae) with the description of two new species. Zookeys(1121), 97-143.
Conradie, W., Keates, C., Verburgt, L., Baptista, N. L., Harvey, J., Julio, T., & Neef, G. (2022). Contributions to the herpetofauna of the Angolan Okavango-Cuando-Zambezi River drainages. Part 2: Lizards (Sauria), chelonians, and crocodiles. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation, 16(2), 181-214.
Cortelezzi, P., Paulet, T. G., Olbers, J. M., Harris, J. M., & Bernard, A. T. F. (2022). Conservation benefits of a marine protected area on South African chondrichthyans. Journal of Environmental Management, 319, Article 115691.
Dalu, T., Cuthbert, R. N., Weyl, O. L. F., & Wasserman, R. J. (2022). Community structure and environmental factors affecting diatom abundance and diversity in a Mediterranean climate river system. Science of the Total Environment810.
Dalu, M. T. B., Mukhuwana, O., Cuthbert, R. N., Marambanyika, T., Gunter, A. W., Murungweni, F. M., & Dalu, T. (2022). Understanding communities’ perceptions, demographics and uses of wetlands in Vhembe Biosphere Reserve, South Africa. Wetlands Ecology and Management, 30(6), 1231-1244.
Dalu, T., Cuthbert, R. N., Makhuvha, L., Dondofema, F., & Wasserman, R. J. (2022). Assessing variation in below-ground organic matter dynamics in the Ramsar-declared Nylsvley Wetland system, South Africa. Chemistry and Ecology, 38(7), 617-635.
Dalu, T., Cuthbert, R. N., Methi, M. J., Dondofema, F., Chari, L. D., & Wasserman, R. J. (2022). Drivers of aquatic macroinvertebrate communities in a Ramsar declared wetland system. Science of the Total Environment818.
Dalu, T., Cuthbert, R. N., Moyo, S., Wasserman, R. J., Chari, L. D., Weyl, O. L. F., & Jackson, M. C. (2022). Invasive carp alter trophic niches of consumers and basal resources in African reservoirs. Science of the Total Environment813.
Dalu, T., Cuthbert, R. N., & Wasserman, R. J. (2022). Limited plankton community shifts over winter inundation events in Austral temporary wetlands. Chemistry and Ecology, 38(6), 586-601.
Dalu, T., Mwedzi, T., Wasserman, R. J., Madzivanzira, T. C., Nhiwatiwa, T., & Cuthbert, R. N. (2022). Land use effects on water quality, habitat, and macroinvertebrate and diatom communities in African highland streams. Science of the Total Environment, 846, Article 157346.
Daly, R., Jordaan, G. L., Parker, D., Cliff, G., Nkabi, N., Kyle, R., Fennessy, S. T., & Mann, B. Q. (2022). Movement patterns and catch trends of the diamond ray Gymnura natalensis (Dasyatidae) in South African waters. African Journal of Marine Science44(1).
Daniels, S. R., Busschau, T., Gullacksen, G., Marais, H., Gouws, G., & Barnes, A. Cryptic and widespread: a recipe for taxonomic misidentification in a freshwater crab species (Decapoda: Potamonautidae: Potamonautes sidneyi) as evident from species delimitation methods. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
de Necker, L., Gerber, R., van Vuren, J., Wepener, V., Smit, N. J., & Brendonck, L. (2022). Temporal dynamics of a subtropical floodplain pool after 2 years of supra-seasonal drought: a mesocosm study. Hydrobiologia849(3).
Diedericks, G., Broeckhoven, C., von der Heyden, S., Weyl, O. L. F., & Hui, C. (2022). The Role of Directed Dispersal in Driving Genetic and Morphological Structure in Invasive Smallmouth Bass. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution9. 
du Preez, L. H., Domingues, M. V., & Verneau, O. (2022). Classification of pleurodire polystomes (Platyhelminthes, Monogenea, Polystomatidae) revisited with the description of two new genera from the Australian and Neotropical Realms. International Journal for Parasitology-Parasites and Wildlife, 19, 180-186. 
Dutton, H. R., DuPreez, L. H., Urabe, M., & Bullard, S. A. (2022). Paraharmotrema karinganiense n. gen., n. sp. (Digenea: Liolopidae) infecting the intestine of serrated hinged terrapin (Pelusios sinuatus), east African black mud turtle (Pelusios subniger), and South African helmeted turtle (Pelomedusa galeata) and a phylogenetic hypothesis for liolopid genera. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife17 (43-52). 
Edworthy, C., Potts, W. M., Dupont, S., Duncan, M. I., Bornman, T. G., & James, N. C. (2022). A baseline assessment of coastal pH variability in a temperate South African embayment: implications for biological ocean acidification research. African Journal of Marine Science, 44(4), 367-381. 
Elston, C., Cowley, P. D., Murray, T. S., & Parkinson, M. C. Novel insights into coastal site affinity and habitat connectivity of a benthic stingray with implications for management. Biodiversity and Conservation
Elston, C., Cowley, P. D., von Brandis, R. G., & Lea, J. (2022). Stingray Habitat Use Is Dynamically Influenced by Temperature and Tides. Frontiers in Marine Science8. 
Embke, H. S., Nyboer, E. A., Robertson, A. M., Arlinghaus, R., Akintola, S. L., Atessahin, T., . . . Lynch, A. J. (2022). Global dataset of species-specific inland recreational fisheries harvest for consumption. Scientific Data, 9(1), Article 488. 
Farooq, H., Nanvonamuquitxo, C., Nassongole, B., Conradie, W., Bills, R., Soares, A., & Antonelli, A. (2022). SHEDDING LIGHT ON A BIODIVERSITY DARK SPOT: SURVEY OF AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF PEMBA REGION IN NORTHERN MOZAMBIQUE. Herpetological Conservation and Biology, 17(2), 423-432. 
Fujiwara, K., Psomadakis, P. N., Swe, T. Y. Y., & Motomura, H. (2022). First records of the two gobies, Cryptocentrus shigensis and Priolepis profunda (Actinopterygii: Gobiiformes: Gobiidae), from the Andaman Sea. Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria52(1). 
Fusi, M., Booth, J. M., Marasco, R., Merlino, G., Garcias-Bonet, N., Barozzi, A., . . . Daffonchio, D. (2022). Bioturbation Intensity Modifies the Sediment Microbiome and Biochemistry and Supports Plant Growth in an Arid Mangrove System. Microbiology Spectrum, 10(3). 
Garuglieri, E., Booth, J. M., Fusi, M., Yang, X. Y., Marasco, R., Mbobo, T., . . . Daffonchio, D. (2022). Morphological characteristics and abundance of prokaryotes associated with gills in mangrove brachyuran crabs living along a tidal gradient. Plos One, 17(4), Article e0266977. 
Gennari, E., Irion, D. T., & Cowley, P. D. (2022). Active acoustic telemetry reveals ontogenetic habitat-related variations in the coastal movement ecology of the white shark. Animal Biotelemetry, 10(1), Article 25. 
Glass, J. R., Belle, K., Berke, G., Bodin, N., Burt, A. J., Duncan, M. I., . . . Talma, S. (2022). Evaluating the Feasibility of Sustainable Seafood Labelling Programmes in Small Island Developing States: A Pilot Study of Artisanal Fisheries in Seychelles. Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, Article 931407. 
Gon, O., Assel, E., Anderson, E., & Maclaine, J. (2022). A taxonomic re-evaluation of five stomiiform fish species described by August Brauer (1902) with lectotype designations. Zootaxa, 5196(1), 46-60.
Greben, O., Kornyushin, V., du Preez, L., Melnychuk, V., Yevstafieva, V., & Syrota, Y. Cestodes of the Genus Fimbriaria Froelich, 1802 (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Fimbriariinae) from Ukraine, with a Key to Species Level. Acta Parasitologica
Hanzen, C. C., Lucas, M. C., Weyl, O. L. F., Marr, S. M., O’Brien, G., & Downs, C. T. (2022). Slippery customers for conservation: Distribution and decline of anguillid eels in South Africa. Aquatic Conservation-Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 32(8), 1277-1290. 
Harden-Davies, H., Amon, D. J., Chung, T. R., Gobin, J., Hanich, Q., Hassanali, K., Jaspars, M., Pouponneau, A., Soapi, K., Talma, S., & Vierros, M. (2022). How can a new UN ocean treaty change the course of capacity building? Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 
Harnoster, F., du Preez, L. H., & Svitin, R. (2022). Three new species of Cosmocerca Diesing, 1861 (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) parasitising frogs Cacosternum boettgeri Boulenger, 1882, Kassina senegalensis Dumeril and Bibron, 1841 and Phrynomantis bifasciatus Smith, 1847 from South Africa. Parasitology Research121(2). 
Harrison, T. D., & Whitfield, A. K. (2022). Global biogeography of estuary-associated fishes. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 102(1-2), 113-131, Article Pii s0025315422000285.
Heyns-Veale, E. R., Bernard, A. T. F., Midgley, J. M., & Herbert, D. G. (2022). The distribution of offshore benthic molluscs provides new insight into South Africa’s marine biogeography. Ocean and Coastal Management217.
Holmes, M., Campbell, E. E., de Wit, M., & Taylor, J. C. (2022). The impact of drought in the Karoo-revisiting diatoms as water quality indicators in the upper reaches of the Great Fish River, Eastern Cape, South Africa. South African Journal of Botany, 149, 502-510.
Holness, S. D., Harris, L. R., Chalmers, R., De Vos, D., Goodall, V., Truter, H., . . . Lombard, A. T. (2022). Using systematic conservation planning to align priority areas for biodiversity and nature-based activities in marine spatial planning: A real-world application in contested marine space. Biological Conservation, 271, Article 109574. 
Jabado, R. W., Ebert, D. A., & al Dhaheri, S. S. (2022). Resolution of the Aetomylaeus nichofii species complex, with the description of a new eagle ray species from the northwest Indian Ocean and a key to the genus Aetomylaeus (Myliobatiformes: Myliobatidae). Marine Biodiversity52(2).
Jacobs, F. J., Naesje, T. F., Ulvan, E. M., Hay, C. J., Khaebeb, F. H., & Weyl, O. L. F. (2022). Evidence for overfishing of tigerfish Hydrocynus vittatus (Castelnau 1861) in the Kavango River, Namibia. African Journal of Aquatic Science, 47(2), 207-215.
James, N. C., Childs, A. R., Kemp, J., Wilsnagh, S., & Edworthy, C. (2022). Turbidity influences the recruitment of Argyrosomus japonicus to estuarine nurseries. Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, Article 953607. 

James, N. C., & Harrison, T. D. (2022). A preliminary fish survey of the estuaries on the east coast of South Africa, Mpande to Mtentwana: a comparative study. Water Sa, 48(4), 394-412. 

Kakehashi, R., Hemmi, K., Landman, W., Furuno, N., Preez, L. du, Minter, L., & Kurabayashi, A. (2022). Better than mere attraction – adhesive properties of skin secretion in the Common Rain Frog, Breviceps adspersus.
Kalinski, J. C. J., Polyzois, A., Waterworth, S. C., Noundou, X. S., & Dorrington, R. A. (2022). Current Perspectives on Pyrroloiminoquinones: Distribution, Biosynthesis and Drug Discovery Potential. Molecules, 27(24), Article 8724. 
Keates, C., Conradie, W., Dalu, T., Dondofema, F., Riddel, E. S., & Wasserman, R. J. (2022). Phylogenetic placement of the enigmatic Floodplain water snake, Lycodonomorphus obscuriventris FitzSimons, 1964. Koedoe, 64(1). 
Khosa, D., Hargrove, J. S., Peatmans, E., & Weyl, O. L. F. (2022). The extent of hybridisation between largemouth bass and Florida bass across two river systems in South Africa. African Journal of Aquatic Science, 47(4), 507-519.
Knuckey, J. D. S., & Ebert, D. A. (2022). A taxonomic revision of Northeast Pacific softnose skates (Rajiformes: Arhynchobatidae: Bathyraja Ishiyama). Zootaxa, 5142(1), 1-89.
Kock, A., Smit, N. J., Taylor, J. C., Wolmarans, N. J., & Wepener, V. (2022). A lentic microcosm approach to determine the toxicity of DDT and deltamethrin on diatom communities. Environmental Pollution, 312, Article 120037.
Kock, A. A., Lombard, A. T., Daly, R., Goodall, V., Meyer, M., Johnson, R., . . . Photopoulou, T. (2022). Sex and Size Influence the Spatiotemporal Distribution of White Sharks, With Implications for Interactions With Fisheries and Spatial Management in the Southwest Indian Ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, Article 811985. 
Klein, J. D., Asbury, T. A., da Silva, C., Hull, K. L., Dicken, M. L., Gennari, E., Maduna, S. N., & Bester-van der Merwe, A. E. (2022). Site fidelity and shallow genetic structure in the common smooth-hound shark Mustelus mustelus confirmed by tag-recapture and genetic data. Journal of Fish Biology100(1).
Kruger, N., Secondi, J., du Preez, L., Herrel, A., & Measey, J. (2022). Phenotypic variation in Xenopus laevis tadpoles from contrasting climatic regimes is the result of adaptation and plasticity. Oecologia, 200(1-2), 37-50.
Kuzmin, Y., du Preez, L., Nel, T., & Svitin, R. (2022). Three new species of Rhabdias Stiles et Hassall, 1905 (Nematoda: Rhabdiasidae) parasitic in Ptychadena spp. (Amphibia: Anura: Ptychadenidae) and an identification key to Rhabdias spp. from Afrotropical anurans. Parasitology International, 91, Article 102649.
Leslie, R. W., Richardson, A. J., & Lipinski, M. R. (2022). Detailed Description and Morphological Assessment of Sepia typica (Steenstrup, 1875) (Cephalopoda: Sepiidae). Diversity-Basel, 14(12), Article 1073. 
Leuci, R., Wiles, E., Thackeray, Z., & Vella, G. (2022). Trends in sandy beach variability EThekwini Municipality, South Africa. Journal of Sea Research179. 
Lobon-Rovira, J., Conradie, W., Pinto, P. V., Keates, C., Edwards, S., Du Plessis, A., & Branch, W. R. (2022). Systematic revision of Afrogecko ansorgii (Boulenger, 1907) (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from western Angola. Zootaxa, 5124(4), 401-430.
Lubitz, N., Bradley, M., Sheaves, M., Hammerschlag, N., Daly, R., & Barnett, A. (2022). The role of context in elucidating drivers of animal movement. Ecology and Evolution, 12(7), Article e9128. 
Madsen, H., & Stauffer, Jr. (2022). Schistosomiasis Control Under Changing Ecological Settings in Lake Malawi. Ecohealth, 19(3), 320-323, Article s10393-022-01606-7.
Madsen, H., Nguyen, H. M., Lanza, G. R., & Stauffer, J. R. (2022). A One Health Approach Relative to Trematode-Caused Diseases of People and Animals Associated with Aquaculture. Reviews in Fisheries Science & Aquaculture, 30(4), 542-566.
Madzivanzira, T. C. (2022). Towards the conservation of wetlands in the tropics. South African Journal of Science, 118(7-8), Article 12923. 
Madzivanzira, T. C., Weyl, O. L. F., & South, J. (2022). Ecological and potential socioeconomic impacts of two globally-invasive crayfish. NeoBiota72. 
Majdi, N., de Necker, L., Fourie, H., Loggenberg, A., Netherlands, E. C., Bunte-Tschikin, J., . . . du Preez, G. C. (2022). Diversity and distribution of benthic invertebrates dwelling rivers of the Kruger National Park, South Africa. Koedoe, 64(1), Article a1702. 
Makherana, F., Cuthbert, R. N., Dondofema, F., Wasserman, R. J., Chauke, G. M., Munyai, L. F., & Dalu, T. (2022). Distribution, drivers and population structure of the invasive alien snail Tarebia granifera in the Luvuvhu system, South Africa. River Research and Applications. 
Mann, B. Q., Daly, R., Jordaan, G. L., Dalton, W. N., & Fennessy, S. T. (2022). Movement behaviour of catface rockcod Mycteroperca (Epinephelus) andersoni (Epinephelidae) off the eastern seaboard of southern Africa. African Journal of Marine Science, 44(2), 125-137.
Matley, J. K., Klinard, N. v., Barbosa Martins, A. P., Aarestrup, K., Aspillaga, E., Cooke, S. J., Cowley, P. D., Heupel, M. R., Lowe, C. G., Lowerre-Barbieri, S. K., Mitamura, H., Moore, J. S., Simpfendorfer, C. A., Stokesbury, M. J. W., Taylor, M. D., Thorstad, E. B., Vandergoot, C. S., & Fisk, A. T. (2022). Global trends in aquatic animal tracking with acoustic telemetry. In Trends in Ecology and Evolution 37(1), 79-94. 
McInturf, A. G., Muhling, B., Bizzarro, J. J., Fangue, N. A., Ebert, D. A., Caillaud, D., & Dewar, H. (2022). Spatial Distribution, Temporal Changes, and Knowledge Gaps in Basking Shark (Cetorhinus maximus) Sightings in the California Current Ecosystem. Frontiers in Marine Science9 
Molina-Salgado, P., Gonzalez-Pestana, A., Alfaro-Shigueto, J., & Ebert, D. A. (2022). Description of egg capsules of Rasptail Skate Rostroraja velezi (Chondrichthyes: Rajiformes: Rajidae) from northern Peru. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 105(5), 663-668.
Mpakairi, K. S., Dube, T., Dondofema, F., & Dalu, T. (2022a). Spatial Characterisation of Vegetation Diversity in Groundwater-Dependent Ecosystems Using In-Situ and Sentinel-2 MSI Satellite Data. Remote Sensing, 14(13), Article 2995. 

Mpakairi, K. S., Dube, T., Dondofema, F., & Dalu, T. (2022b). Spatio-temporal variation of vegetation heterogeneity in groundwater dependent ecosystems within arid environments. Ecological Informatics, 69, Article 101667. 

Munyai, L. F., Dalu, T., Wasserman, R. J., Mugwedi, L., Dondofema, F., O’brien, G., & Cuthbert, R. N. (2022). Functional Responses and Additive Multiple Predator Effects of Two Common Wetland Fish. Water (Switzerland)14(5). 
Murray, T. S., Elston, C., Parkinson, M. C., Filmalter, J. D., & Cowley, P. D. (2022). A Decade of South Africa’s Acoustic Tracking Array Platform: An Example of a Successful Ocean Stewardship Programme. Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, Article 886554. 

Mutshekwa, T., Cuthbert, R. N., Mugwedi, L., Wasserman, R. J., Dondofema, F., & Dalu, T. (2022). Behavioural Responses and Mortality of Mozambique Tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus to Three Commonly Used Macadamia Plantation Pesticides. Water, 14(8), Article 1257. 

Mutshekwa, T., Mugwedi, L., Wasserman, R. J., Cuthbert, R. N., Dondofema, F., & Dalu, T. (2022). Pesticides drive differential leaf litter decomposition and mosquito colonisation dynamics in lentic conditions. Science of the Total Environment, 839, Article 156320.

Netshituni, V. T., Cuthbert, R. N., Dondofema, F., & Dalu, T. (2022a). Assessing the effects of native and alien plant ash on mosquito abundance. Ecology and Evolution, 12(10), Article e9371. 

Netshituni, V. T., Cuthbert, R. N., Dondofema, F., & Dalu, T. (2022b). Effects of wildfire ash from native and alien plants on phytoplankton biomass. Science of the Total Environment, 834, Article 155265.

Ortega-Cisneros, K., Weigum, E., Chalmers, R., Grusd, S., Lombard, A. T., & Shannon, L. (2022). Supporting marine spatial planning with an ecosystem model of Algoa Bay, South Africa. African Journal of Marine Science, 44(2), 189-204. 

Pattrick, P., Minguzzi, M., Weidberg, N., & Porri, F. (2022). Ecological value of the earliest human manipulated coastal habitats: Preliminary insights into the nursery function of a pre-colonial stonewalled fish trap in South Africa. Regional Studies in Marine Science52.
Phaka, F. M., Vanhove, M. P. M., du Preez, L. H., & Hugé, J. (2022). Reviewing taxonomic bias in a megadiverse country: primary biodiversity data, cultural salience, and scientific interest of South African animals. In Environmental Reviews (Vol. 30, Issue 1). 
Puccinelli, E., Porri, F., Altieri, K., Flynn, R., Little, H., Louw, T., . . . Fawcett, S. (2022). Coastal ecosystem services in South Africa?s largest natural bay: The role of marine benthic filter feeders in mitigating pollution. Ecological Indicators, 139, Article 108899. 
Rogers, T. D., Kock, A. A., Jordaan, G. L., Mann, B. Q., Naude, V. N., & O’Riain, M. J. (2022). Movements and growth rates of bronze whaler sharks (Carcharhinus brachyurus) in southern Africa. Marine and Freshwater Research, 73(12), 1450-1464.
Schedel, F. D. B., Chakona, A., Sidlauskas, B. L., Popoola, M. O., Usimesa Wingi, N., Neumann, D., Vreven, E. J. W. M. N., & Schliewen, U. K. (2022). New phylogenetic insights into the African catfish families Mochokidae and Austroglanididae. Journal of Fish Biology. 
Schoeman, A. L., du Preez, L. H., Kmentova, N., & Vanhove, M. P. M. (2022). A monogenean parasite reveals the widespread translocation of the African clawed frog in its native range. Journal of Applied Ecology, 59(11), 2670-2687.  
South, J., Dickey, J. W. E., Cuthbert, R. N., & Dick, J. T. A. (2022). Combining resource population dynamics into impact assessments of native and invasive species under abiotic change. Ecological Indicators, 142, Article 109260. 
Stauffer, J. R., Chirwa, E. R., Jere, W., Konings, A. F., Tweddle, D., & Weyl, O. (2022). Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus (Teleostei: Cichlidae): a threat to native fishes of Lake Malawi? In Biological Invasions.
Stauffer, Jr., & Morgan, R. P. (2022). Determination of Endangered Freshwater Fishes: Can Value Be Estimated? Water, 14(16), Article 2524. 
Swartz, E. R., Braganca, P. H. N., Rall, J. L., Kubheka, S. P., Bloomer, P., Skelton, P. H., & Chakona, A. Conservation of evolutionary patterns and processes in the Maloti minnow, Pseudobarbus quathlambae (Cyprinidae, Smiliogastrini), a narrow-range stream fish imperiled by water transfer scheme developments in the Lesotho Highlands. Hydrobiologia
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