Sturgeon: VIMS Journal Articles

The following list is based on a search of VIMS-authored research articles from Thomson Reuters' Web of Science© using the title and keyword search term sturgeon*. The list is updated at least biannually.

  1. Dillman, C.B. and E.J. Hilton, 2015. Anatomy and Early Development of the Pectoral Girdle, Fin, and Fin Spine of Sturgeons (Actinopterygii: Acipenseridae). Journal of Morphology, 276(3): p. 241-260.
  2. Balazik, M.T. and J.A. Musick, 2015. Dual Annual Spawning Races in Atlantic Sturgeon. PLOS One, 10(5).
  3. Dillman, C.B., et al., 2014. Forensic investigations into a GenBank anomaly: endangered taxa and the importance of voucher specimens in molecular studies. Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 30(6): p. 1300-1309.
  4. Bouyoucos, I., P. Bushnell, and R. Brill, 2014. Potential for Electropositive Metal to Reduce the Interactions of Atlantic Sturgeon with Fishing Gear. Conservation Biology, 28(1): p. 278-282.
  5. Balazik, M.T., et al., 2013. Comparison of MS-222 and Electronarcosis as Anesthetics on Cortisol Levels in Juvenile Atlantic Sturgeon. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 142(6): p. 1640-1643.
  6. Balazik, M. T., S. P. McIninch, et al. 2012. Age and Growth of Atlantic Sturgeon in the James River, Virginia, 1997-2011. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 141(4): 1074-1080. doi 10.1080/00028487.2012.676590
  7. Dillman, C. B. and E. J. Hilton 2011. The Cause and Effect of Polarization: Thoughts on the "Morphological vs. Molecular Debate" in Systematics, with Examples from the Study of Sturgeons (Actinopterygii: Acipenseridae). Zootaxa(2946): 79-117.
  8. Hoffmann, M., C. Hilton-Taylor, et al. 2010. The Impact of Conservation on the Status of the World's Vertebrates. Science 330(6010): 1503-1509. doi 10.1126/Science.1194442
  9. Balazik, M. T., G. C. Garman, et al. 2010. Changes in age composition and growth characteristics of Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) over 400 years. Biology Letters 6(5): 708-710. doi 10.1098/Rsbl.2010.0144
  10. Hilton, E. J. and P. L. Forey 2009. Redescription of dagger Chondrosteus acipenseroides Egerton, 1858 (Acipenseriformes, dagger Chondrosteidae) from the lower Lias of Lyme Regis (Dorset, England, with comments on the early evolution of sturgeons and paddlefishes. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 7(4): 427-453. doi 10.1017/S1477201909002740
  11. Grande, L. and E. J. Hilton 2009. A Replacement Name for Psammorhynchus Grande & Hilton, 2006 (Actinopterygii, Acipenseriformes, Acipenseridae). Journal of Paleontology 83(2): 317-318.
  12. Batiuk, R. A., D. L. Breitburg, et al. 2009. Derivation of habitat-specific dissolved oxygen criteria for Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 381: S204-S215. doi 10.1016/J.Jembe.2009.07.023
  13. Hager, C. (2007). Sturgeon Bycatch in Virginia's Spring Striped Bass Gill Net Fishery and the Effects of Gear Alterations on Retention. 137th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society (AFS 2007), San Francisco, California (USA).
  14. Musick, J. A., M. M. Harbin, et al. 2000. Marine, estuarine, and diadromous fish stocks at risk of extinction in North America (exclusive of Pacific salmonids). Fisheries 25(11): 6-30.