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Researcher: Bibari, C (Dr Chloe Bibari)

Fields of Research

Behavioural Ecology
Zoology
Evolutionary Biology
Conservation and Biodiversity
Evolution of Developmental Systems
Evolutionary Impacts of Climate Change
Terrestrial Ecology
Biological Adaptation
Animal Behaviour
Population Ecology
Vertebrate Biology
Global Change Biology

Research Objectives

Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales
Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
Weather

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Aggression and the evolutionary ecology of social systems; International Society of Behavioural Ecology (ISBE) conference
Altitudinal divergence in maternal thermoregulatory behaviour may be driven by differences in selection on offspring survival in a viviparous lizard; Evolution
Altitudinal divergence in maternal thermoregulatory behaviour may be driven by differences in selection on offspring survival in a viviparous lizard. Adaptation to climate from a spatial perspective; European Science Foundation workshop
Are inceased levels of maternal corticosterone adaptive for offspring spotted skink (Niveoscincus ocellatus)? ; Annual meeting of the Australian Society of Herpetologist
Are increased concentrations of maternal corticosterone adaptive to offspring? A test using a placentotrophic lizard ; Functional Ecology
Climate change and reptiles: predictions, observations and future challenges; Annual Meeting of the Australian Society of Herpetologist
Climate change: what can maternal effects tell us? Maternal basking behaviour in the spotted skink (session: climate change: from genes to ecosystems); Annual Meeting of Society of Experimental Biology
Climate effects in birth dates and offspring sex ratios in two natural populations of a viviparous skink, Niveoscincus ocellatus; International Evolution Meeting
Different sex determination mechanisms between two populations of a viviparous skink: observations and potential explanations; Fifth International symposium on the biology of vertebrate sex determination
Geographical differences in maternal basking behaviour and offspring growth rate in a climatically widespread viviparous reptile; Journal of Experimental Biology
Multi-scale approach to understanding climate effects on offspring at birth and date of birth in a reptile; Integrative Zoology
Potentially adaptive effects of maternal nutrition during gestation on offspring phenotype of a viviparous reptile; Journal of Experimental Biology
The adaptive nature of maternal basking behaviour; 2nd Wollongong Workshop in Evolutionary Ecology: Evolution of parental effects: Conceptual issues and empirical patterns
The consequences of environmental maternal effects on the spotted snow skink (Niveoscincus ocellatus) offspring; Australian Society of Herpetologists Annual Conference
The effects of climate variation on phenological and life history traits in spotted snow skinks (Niveoscincus ocellatus) across its climatic range; Annual Meeting of the Australian Society of Herpetologist
The potential role of phenotypic plasticity in buffering climate change in a viviparous lizard; 11th INTECOL Congress

Research Projects

Impacts of Climate Change in Niveoscincus Ocellatus, a Reptile with TSD; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)
Potential impacts of climate change in Niveoscincus Ocellatus, a reptile with temperature dependent sex determination; Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust (WVS)

Research Candidate Supervision