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Papini A, Rossmo DK, Le Comber SC et al. (2017) . The use of jackknifing for the evaluation of geographic profiling reliability.ECOLOGICAL INFORMATICS vol. 38, 76-81.
10.1016/j.ecoinf.2017.02.0011574-9541
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/25165
LE COMBER SC, Faulkner SC, Verity R et al. (2016) . Using geographic profiling to compare the value of sightings vs trap data in a biological invasion.Diversity and Distributions: a journal of conservation biogeography
10.1111/ddi.12498
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/15903
McCarthy EW, Chase MW, Knapp S et al. (2016) . Transgressive phenotypes and generalist pollination in the floral evolution of Nicotiana polyploids.Nature Plants vol. 2, Article 16119, 1-9.
10.1038/nplants.2016.119
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/15028
Hauge MV, Stevenson MD, Rossmo DK et al. (2016) . Tagging Banksy: using geographic profiling to investigate a modern art mystery.Journal of Spatial Science vol. 61, (1) 185-190.
10.1080/14498596.2016.1138246
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/12473
McCarthy EW, Arnold SEJ, Chittka L et al. (2015) . The effect of polyploidy and hybridization on the evolution of floral colour in Nicotiana (Solanaceae).Ann Bot vol. 115, (7) 1117-1131.
10.1093/aob/mcv048
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11213
Smith CM, Downs SH, Mitchell A et al. (2015) . Spatial Targeting for Bovine Tuberculosis Control: Can the Locations of Infected Cattle Be Used to Find Infected Badgers?.PLoS One vol. 10, (11)
10.1371/journal.pone.0142710
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/12164
Smith CM, Le Comber SC, Fry H et al. (2015) . Spatial methods for infectious disease outbreak investigations: systematic literature review.Euro Surveill vol. 20, (39)
10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2015.20.39.30026
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/9471
Faulkner SC, Stevenson MD, Verity R et al. (2015) . Using geographic profiling to locate elusive nocturnal animals: A case study with spectral tarsiers.Journal of Zoology
10.1111/jzo.12203
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/12376
Stevenson M, Le Comber S (2014) . Biological geographical profiling.The Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Editors: Bruinsma, G, Weisburd, D, Springer
Rossmo DK, Lutermann H, Stevenson MD et al. (2014) . Geographic profiling in Nazi Berlin: fact and fiction.Geospatial Intelligence Review (Fall 2014)
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/6578
Verity R, Stevenson MD, Rossmo DK et al. (2014) . Spatial targeting of infectious disease control: Identifying multiple, unknown sources.Methods in Ecology and Evolution vol. 5, (7) 647-655.
10.1111/2041-210X.12190
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/7569
Katandukila JV, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC et al. (2014) . Sweeping the house clean: Burrow architecture and seasonal digging activity in the East African root rat from Tanzania.Journal of Zoology vol. 293, (4) 271-280.
10.1111/jzo.12143
Katandukila JV, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC et al. (2014) . Sweeping the house clean: burrow architecture and seasonal digging activity in the East African root rat from Tanzania.Journal of Zoology vol. n/a,
10.1111/jzo.12143
Stevenson MD, Rossmo DK, Knell RJ et al. (2012) . Geographic profiling as a novel spatial tool for targeting the control of invasive species.Ecography vol. 35, (8) 704-715.
10.1111/j.1600-0587.2011.07292.x
Le Comber SC, Stevenson MD (2012) . From Jack the Ripper to epidemiology and ecology.Trends Ecol Evol vol. 27, (6) 307-308.
10.1016/j.tree.2012.03.004
Struebig MJ, LE Comber SC, Rossiter SJ (2012) . Overcoming the issue of small sample sizes in fragmentation genetics.Mol Ecol vol. 21, (12) 2850-2851.
10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05610.x
Lihoreau M, Chittka L, Le Comber SC et al. (2012) . Bees do not use nearest-neighbour rules for optimization of multi-location routes.Biol Lett vol. 8, (1) 13-16.
10.1098/rsbl.2011.0661
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/16131
Stevenson MD, Rossmo K, Knell RJ et al. (2012) . Geographic profiling as a novel spatial tool for targeting the control of invasive species.Ecography vol. 35, (8) 704-715.
10.1111/j.1600-0587.2011.07292
Renny-Byfield S, Chester M, Kova¿ík A et al. (2011) . Next generation sequencing reveals genome downsizing in allotetraploid Nicotiana tabacum, predominantly through the elimination of paternally derived repetitive DNAs.Mol Biol Evol vol. 28, (10) 2843-2854.
10.1093/molbev/msr112
Johnson LJ, Cotton JA, Lichtenstein CP et al. (2011) . Stops making sense: translational trade-offs and stop codon reassignment.BMC Evol Biol vol. 11,
10.1186/1471-2148-11-227
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/6444
Struebig MJ, Kingston T, Petit EJ et al. (2011) . Parallel declines in species and genetic diversity in tropical forest fragments.Ecol Lett vol. 14, (6) 582-590.
10.1111/j.1461-0248.2011.01623.x
Le Comber SC, Rossmo DK, Hassan AN et al. (2011) . Geographic profiling as a novel spatial tool for targeting infectious disease control.Int J Health Geogr vol. 10,
10.1186/1476-072X-10-35
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/16134
Le Comber SC, Hare EJ (2010) . 'Letters on several subjects of zoological interest'.J ZOOL vol. 282, (1) 1-5.
10.1111/j.1469-7998.2010.00744.x
Renny-Byfield S, Ainouche M, Leitch IJ et al. (2010) . Flow cytometry and GISH reveal mixed ploidy populations and Spartina nonaploids with genomes of S. alterniflora and S. maritima origin.Ann Bot vol. 105, (4) 527-533.
10.1093/aob/mcq008
Le Comber SC, Ainouche ML, Kovarik A et al. (2010) . Making a functional diploid: from polysomic to disomic inheritance.New Phytol vol. 186, (1) 113-122.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.03117.x
FAULKES C, Mgode GF, Le Comber SC et al. (2010) . Cladogenesis and endemism in Tanzanian mole-rats, genus Fukomys (Family: Bathyergidae): A role for tectonics?.Biological Journal of the Linnean Society (100) 337-352.
10.1111/j.1095-8312.2010.01418.x
Thomas HG, Bateman PW, Le Comber SC et al. (2009) . Burrow architecture and digging activity in the Cape dune mole rat.J ZOOL vol. 279, (3) 277-284.
10.1111/j.1469-7998.2009.00616.x
Struebig MJ, Kingston T, Zubaid A et al. (2009) . Conservation importance of limestone karst outcrops for Palaeotropical bats in a fragmented landscape.BIOL CONSERV vol. 142, (10) 2089-2096.
10.1016/j.biocon.2009.04.005
Le Comber SC (2009) . The genetic code has a 'shift' key.Heredity (Edinb) vol. 103, (3)
10.1038/hdy.2009.40
Raine NE, Rossmo DK, Le Comber SC (2009) . Geographic profiling applied to testing models of bumble-bee foraging.J R Soc Interface vol. 6, (32) 307-319.
10.1098/rsif.2008.0242
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/16132
Arnold SEJ, Le Comber SC, Chittka L (2009) . Flower color phenology in European grassland and woodland habitats, through the eyes of pollinators.ISR J PLANT SCI vol. 57, (3) 211-230.
10.1560/IJPS.57.3.211
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/2246
Sichilima AM, Bennett NC, Faulkes CG et al. (2008) . Evolution of African mole-rat sociality: burrow architecture, rainfall and foraging in colonies of the cooperatively breeding Fukomys mechowii.J ZOOL vol. 275, (3) 276-282.
10.1111/j.1469-7998.2008.00439.x
Le Comber SC (2008) . A natural appetite.J ZOOL vol. 274, (3) 205-206.
10.1111/j.1469-7998.2008.00414.x
Atar M, Yasmin R, Sharma R et al. (2008) . Of mice and mutations: phenotypic effects of the diabetic db/db and ob/ob mutations on the skull and teeth of mice.Eur Arch Paediatr Dent vol. 9, (1) 37-40.
10.1007/BF03321594
Reichard M, Le Comber SC, Smith C (2007) . Sneaking from a female perspective.ANIM BEHAV vol. 74, 679-688.
10.1016/j.anbehav.2007.03.005
Le Comber SC, Nicholls B, Rossmo DK et al. (2006) . Geographic profiling and animal foraging.J Theor Biol vol. 240, (2) 233-240.
10.1016/j.jtbi.2005.09.012
Le Comber SC, Seabloom EW, Romanach SS (2006) . Burrow fractal dimension and foraging success in subterranean rodents: a simulation.BEHAV ECOL vol. 17, (2) 188-195.
10.1093/beheco/arj011
Rossiter SJ, Ransome RD, Faulkes CG et al. (2005) . Mate fidelity and intra-lineage polygyny in greater horseshoe bats.Nature vol. 437, (7057) 408-411.
10.1038/nature03965
Polly PD, Le Comber SC, Burland TM (2005) . On the occlusal fit of tribosphenic molars: Are we underestimating species diversity in the mesozoic?.Journal of Mammalian Evolution vol. 12, (1-2 SPEC. ISS.) 283-299.
10.1007/s10914-005-4866-8
POLLY PD, Le Comber SC, Burland TM (2005) . On the occlusal fit of tribosphenic molars: Are we underestimating species diversity in the Mesozoic?.Journal of Mammalian Evolution vol. 12, (1-2) 283-299.
10.1007/s10914-005-4866-8
Le Comber SC, Faulkes CG, Van Look KJW et al. (2004) . Recovery of sperm activity after osmotic shock in the three-spined stickleback: Implications for pre-oviposition ejaculation. BEHAVIOUR. vol. 141, 1555-1569.
10.1163/1568539042948169
Le Comber SC, Smith C (2004) . Polyploidy in fishes: patterns and processes. BIOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY. vol. 82, 431-442.
10.1111/j.1095-8312.2004.00330.x
Romanach SS, Le Comber SC (2004) . Measures of pocket gopher (Thomomys bottae) burrow geometry: correlates of fractal dimension.J ZOOL vol. 262, 399-403.
10.1017/S0952836903004771
Le Comber SC, Faulkes CG, Formosinho J et al. (2003) . Response of territorial males to the threat of sneaking in the three-spined stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus): a field study.J ZOOL vol. 261, 15-20.
10.1017/S0925836903003911
Dawson DA, Burland TM, Douglas A et al. (2003) . Isolation of microsatellite loci in the freshwater fish, the bitterling Rhodeus sericeus (Teleostei : Cyprinidae).MOL ECOL NOTES vol. 3, (2) 199-202.
10.1046/j.1471-8286.2003.00395.x
POLLY PD, Head JJ, Burland TM et al. (2003) . Paleophylogeography: phylogenetic and geographic analysis at and below the species level. Palaeontological Association Newsletter. Conference: 47th Annual Meeting The Palaeontological Association (Leicester) from: 14/12/2003 to: 17/12/2003, vol. 54, 145-145.
Le Comber SC, Spinks AC, Bennett NC et al. (2002) . Fractal dimension of African mole-rat burrows.CAN J ZOOL vol. 80, (3) 436-441.
10.1139/Z02-026
Faulkner SC, Stevens MCA, Romanach SS et al.. A spatial approach to combatting wildlife crime.Conservation Biology
10.1111/cobi.13027
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/25863
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