Bold indicates graduate students, underlined are undergraduate students


Lawal, RA, VL Mathis, ME Barter, JR Charette, A Garretson, and BL Dumont. 2022. Taxonomic assessment of two wild house mouse subspecies using whole-genome sequencing. Scientific Reports 12: 20866.


Vannatta, JM, JA Gore, VL Mathis, and BD Carver. 2021. Eumops floridanus (Chiroptera: Molossidae). Mammalian Species 53:125-133.

Mathis, VL and DL Reed. 2021. Two new recent country records of mormoopid bats (Chiroptera: Mormoopidae) from Long Island, The Bahamas.  Florida Field Naturalist 49(1): 13-17. PDF


Potash, AD, DU Greene, VL Mathis, B Baiser, LM Conner, and RA McCleery. 2020. Ecological drivers of eastern fox squirrel pelage polymorphism. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 8:119.

Potash, AD, DU Greene, GA Foursa, VL Mathis, LM Conner, and RA McCleery. 2020. A comparison of animal color measurements using a commercially available digital color sensor and photograph analysis. Current Zoology 1–14.


Mathis, VL, MS Ascunce, KG Logan-Lopez, RW DeYoung, RL Honeycutt, KV OlsonG Kassau, NJ Silvy, and DL Reed. 2017. Insights into the genetic origins of white-tailed deer on the Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay. Caribbean Naturalist. PDF

Speer, KABJ Petronio, NB Simmons, R Richey, K Magrini, JA Soto-Centeno, and DL Reed. 2017. Population structure of a widespread bat (Tadarida brasiliensis) in an island system. Ecology and Evolution 7: 7585-7598.


Speer, KA, JA Soto-Centeno, NA Albury, Z Quicksall, MG Marte, and DL Reed. 2015. Bats of the Bahamas: natural history and conservation. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 53(3):45-95.


Marte, MG, DL Reed, and JA Soto-Centeno. 2014.  Identification of microbial diversity and potential pathogens in Bahamian caves.  Journal of Undergraduate Research 15(3):1-8.


Finn, KT, MA Criffield, DP Onorato, and DL Reed.  2013.  The impact of genetic restoration on cranial morphology of Florida panthers (Puma concolor coryi).  Journal of Mammalogy 94(5):1037-1047.

Soto-Centeno, JA, LN Barrow, JM Allen, and DL Reed. 2013.  Re-evaluation of a classic phylogeographic barrier: New techniques reveal the influence of microgeographic climate variation on population divergence.  Ecology and Evolution 3(6):1603-1613 (Open Access).


Pino, JL, MS Ascunce, DL Reed, and JP Hugot. 2012. Development and characterization of microsatellite markers for the endangered Laotian rock-rat (Laonastes aenigmamus) using 454-sequencing technology. Conservation Genetic Resources 4:999-1002.


Gonzalez, SC, JA Soto-Centeno, and DL Reed. 2011. Population distribution models: species distribution models are better modeled using biologically relevant data partitions. BMC Ecology 11:20.

Rivadeneira, CJM Allen, and DL Reed. 2011. Microsatellite loci for testing temporal changes in the population genetics of the Florida mouse (Podomys floridanus). Conservation Genetics Resources 3:135-139.


Wilkins, L, JM Allen, S Flanagin, J Coltrain, and DL Reed. 2007. Osteology as a means of assessing Florida panther health, Part I in Methods of assessing health and diet of Florida panthers (Puma concolor) using museum specimens. Florida Museum of Natural History Bulletin. 47:74-98.

Allen, JM, J Coltrain, L Wilkins, S Flanagin, and DL Reed. 2007. Stable isotope geochemistry as a means of assessing Florida Panther diet, Part II in Methods of assessing health and diet of Florida panthers (Puma concolor) using museum specimens. Florida Museum of Natural History Bulletin. 47:99-108