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Jean-Guy Godin

 

Publications

Books

1)  Godin, J.-G.J. (ed.).  1997. Behavioural Ecology of Teleost Fishes.  Oxford University Press,            Oxford.  384 pages.  ISBN:  0-19-854784-6 (hbk),  ISBN: 0-19-850503-5 (pbk)
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Peer-reviewed papers
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105) Jeswiet, S.B., S.S.Y. Lee-Jenkins and J.-G.J. Godin. 2012. Concurrent effects of sperm competition and female quality on male mate choice in the Trinidadidan guppy (Poecilia reticulata).  Behav. Ecol., 23: 195-200.

104) Schuett, W., J.-G.J. Godin and S.R.X. Dall. 2011. Do female zebra finches, Taeniopygia guttata, choose their mates based on their “personality”?  Ethology, 117: 908-917.

103) Lee-Jenkins, S.S.Y., A.M. Densmore, J.-G.J. Godin and M.L. Smith. 2011. Polymorphic microsatellite loci optimized for studies on the convict cichlid fish (Amatitlania siquia). Environ. Biol. Fish., 92: 261-266.

102) Webster, R.J., A. Callahan, J.-G.J. Godin and T.N. Sherratt.  2011. Camouflage behaviour and body orientation on backgrounds containing directional patterns. In: Stevens, M. and Merilaita, S. (eds.). Animal Camouflage: Mechanisms and Function.  pp. 101-117. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. 

101) Wilson, A.D.M., T.R. Binder, K.P. McGrath, S.J. Cooke and J.-G.J. Godin. 2011. Capture technique and fish personality: angling targets timid bluegill sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 68: 749-757.

100) Jeswiet, S.B. and J.-G.J. Godin. 2011. Validation of a method for quantifying male mating preferences in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata). Ethology, 117: 422-429.

99) Jeswiet, S.B., Lee-Jenkins, S.S.Y., I.W. Ramnarine and J.-G.J. Godin.  2011. Sperm competition risk and mate choice in male Trinidadian guppies, Poecilia reticulata. Anim. Behav., 81: 639-644.

98) Elvidge, C.K., I.W. Ramnarine, J.-G.J. Godin and G.E. Brown. 2010. Size-mediated response to public cues of predation risk in a tropical stream fish. J. Fish Biol., 77: 1632-1644.

97) Godin, J.-G.J. 2010.  Fish social learning.  In: Breed, M.D. and Moore, J. (eds.). Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior , Volume 1, pp. 725-729. Academic Press, Oxford. 

96)  Lee-Jenkins, S.S.Y. and J.-G. J. Godin. 2010. Social familiarity and shoal formation in juvenile
fishes.  J. Fish Biol., 76: 580-590.

95) Brown, G.E., C.K. Elvidge, C.J. Macnaughton, I. Ramnarine and J.-G.J. Godin. 2010. Cross-population responses to conspecific chemical alarm cues in wild Trinidadian guppies, Poecilia reticulata: evidence for local conservation of cue production. Can. J. Zool., 88: 139-147.

94) Jones, K.A., D.P. Croft, I.W. Ramnarine and J.-G.J. Godin. 2010. Size-assortative shoaling in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata): the role of active choice. Ethology, 116: 147-154.

93) Jones, K.A. and J.-G.J. Godin. 2010. Are fast explorers slow reactors? Linking personality type and anti-predator behaviour. Proc. R. Soc. B , 277: 625-632.

92) Witte, K. and J.-G.J. Godin. 2010. Mate choice copying and mate quality bias: are they different processes? Behav. Ecol., 21: 193-194.

91) Wilson, A.D.M. and J.-G.J. Godin.  2010. Boldness and intermittent locomotion in the bluegill sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus.  Behav.  Ecol., 21: 57-62.

90) Wilson, A.D.M., J.-G.J. Godin and A.J.W. Ward. 2010. Boldness and reproductive fitness correlates in the Eastern mosquitofish, Gambusia holbrooki.  Ethology, 116: 96-104.

89)  Godin, J.-G.J. and K.P.E. Hair.  2009. Mate-choice copying in free-ranging Trinidadian guppies (Poecilia reticulata).  Behaviour, 146: 1443-1461.

88)  Auld, H.L., D. Punzalan, J.-G.J. Godin and H.D. Rundle. 2009.  Do female fruit flies (Drosophila serrata) copy the mate choice of others?  Behav. Proc., 82: 78-80.

87)  Wilson, A.D.M. and J.-G.J. Godin. 2009. Boldness and behavioral syndromes in the bluegill
sunfish, Lepomis macrochirusBehav. Ecol., 20: 231-237.

86)  Brown, G.E., C. Macnaughton, C.K. Elvidge, I. Ramnarine and J.-G.J. Godin. 2009.  Provenance and threat-sensitive predator avoidance patterns in wild-caught Trinidadian guppies.  Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol., 63: 699-706.

85)  Webster, R.J., A. Callahan, J.-G.J. Godin and T.N. Sherratt. 2009. Behaviourally mediated crypsis in two nocturnal moths with contrasting appearance.  Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B, 364: 503-510.

84)  Hoysak, D.J. and J.-G.J. Godin.  2007. Repeatability of male mate choice in the mosquitofish, Gambusia holbrookiEthology, 113: 1007-1018.

83)  Joseph, V., A. Locke and J.-G.J. Godin. 2006. Spatial distribution of fishes and decapods in eelgrass (Zostera marina L.) and sandy habitats in a New Brunswick estuary, eastern Canada.  Aquat. Ecol., 40: 111-123.

82)  Godin, J.-G.J., E.J.E. Herdman and L.A. Dugatkin. 2005. Social influences on female mate choice in the guppy, Poecilia reticulata:  generalized and repeatable trait-copying behaviour.  Anim. Behav. , 69: 999-1005.

81)  Herdman, E.J.E, C.D. Kelly and J.-G.J. Godin. 2004. Male mate choice in the guppy (Poecillia  reticulata):  do males prefer larger females as mates?  Ethology, 110: 97-111.

80)  Hoare, D.J., I.D. Couzin, J.-G.J. Godin and J. Krause. 2004. Context-dependent group-size choice in fish.  Anim. Behav., 67: 155-164.

79)  Godin, J.-G.J., M.S. Alfieri, D.J. Hoare and J.A. Sadowski. 2003. Conspecific familiarity and shoaling preferences in a wild guppy population. Can. J. Zool., 81: 1899-1904.

78)  Hensor, E.M.A., J.-G.J. Godin, D.J. Hoare and J. Krause. 2003. Effects of nutritional state on the shoaling tendency of banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus) in the field. Anim. Behav., 65: 663-669.

77)  Godin, J.-G.J. and H.E. McDonough. 2003.  Predator preference for brightly colored males in the guppy: a viability cost for a sexually-selected  trait.  Behav. Ecol., 14: 194-200.

76)  Dugatkin, L.A., M.W. Druen and J.-G.J. Godin. 2003. The disruption hypothesis does not explain mate-choice copying in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata).   Ethology, 109: 67-76. 

75)  Ward, A.J.W., M.S. Botham, D.J. Hoare, R. James, M. Broom, J.-G.J. Godin and J. Krause. 2002. Association patterns and shoal fidelity in the three-spined sticklebacks.  Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B, 269: 2451-2455.

74)  Dugatkin, L.A., J.S. Lucas and J.-G.J. Godin. 2002. Serial effects of mate-choice copying in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata).  Ethol. Ecol. Evol., 14: 45-52. 

73)  Dowling, L.M. and J.-G.J. Godin. 2002. Refuge use in a killifish: influence of body size and nutritional state.  Can. J. Zool., 80: 782-788.

72)  Kelly, C.D. and J.-G.J. Godin. 2001.  Predation risk reduces male-male sexual competition in the Trinidadian guppy (Poecilia reticulata).   Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol., 51: 95-100.

71)  Mirza, R.S., D.P. Chivers and J.-G.J. Godin. 2001.  Brook charr alevins alter timing of nest emergence in response to chemical cues from fish predators.  J. Chem. Ecol., 27: 1775-1785.

70)  Hoare, D.J., J. Krause, N. Peuhkuri and J.-G.J. Godin. 2000.  Body size and shoaling in fish.  J. Fish Biol., 57: 1351-1366.

69)  Brown, G.E., J.A. Paige and J.-G.J. Godin. 2000.  Chemically mediated predator inspection behaviour in the absence of predator visual cues by a characin fish.  Anim. Behav., 60: 315-321.

68)  Krause, J., D.J Hoare, D. Croft, J. Lawrence, A. Ward, G.D. Ruxton, J.-G.J. Godin and R. James. 2000.  Fish shoal composition: mechanisms and constraints.  Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B, 267: 2011-2017.

67)  Kelly, C.D., J.-G.J. Godin and G. Abdallah. 2000.  Geographic variation in the male intromittent organ of the Trinidadian guppy, Poecilia reticulataCan. J. Zool., 78: 1674-1680.

66)  Hoare, D.J., G. Ruxton, J.-G.J. Godin and J. Krause. 2000.  The social organization of free-ranging fish shoals.  Oikos, 89: 546-554.

65)  Kelly, C.D., J.-G.J. Godin and J.M. Wright. 1999.  Geographical variation in multiple paternity within natural populations of the guppy (Poecilia reticulata).   Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B, 266: 2403-2408.

64)  Brown, G.E., J.-G.J. Godin and J. Pedersen. 1999. Fin-flicking behaviour: a visual anti-predator alarm signal in a characin fish (Hemigrammus erythrozonus).  Anim. Behav., 58: 469-476.

63)  Brown, G.E. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1999.  Chemical alarm signals in wild Trinidadian guppies (Poecilia  reticulata).  Can. J. Zool., 77: 562-570.

62)  Brown, G.E. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1999.  Who dares, learns: chemical inspection behaviour and acquired predator recognition in a characin fish.  Anim. Behav., 57: 475-481.

61)  Krause, J., G.D. Ruxton and J.-G.J. Godin. 1999.  Distribution of Crassiphiala bulgoglossa, a parasitic worm, in shoaling fish.  J. Anim. Ecol., 68: 27-33.

60)  Patriquin-Meldrum, K.J. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1998.  Do female three-spined sticklebacks copy the mate choice of others?  Am. Nat., 151: 570-577.

59)  Krause, J., J.-G.J. Godin and D. Brown. 1998.  Body length variation within multi-species fish shoals: the effects of shoal size and number of species.  Oecologia, 114: 67-72.

58)  Dugatkin, L.A. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1998.  Effects of hunger on mate-choice copying in the guppy.  Ethology, 104: 194-202.

57)  Dugatkin, L.A. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1998.  How females choose their mates.  Scientific American, 278(4): 56-61.

56)  Krause, J., J.-G.J. Godin and D. Rubenstein. 1998. Group choice as a function of group size differences and assessment time in fish: the influence of species vulnerability to predation.  Ethology, 104: 68-74.

55)  Brown, G.E. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1997.  Antipredator responses to conspecific and heterospecific skin extracts by threespine stickleback: alarm pheromones revisited.  Behaviour, 134: 1123-1134.

54)  Godin, J.-G.J. and K.A. Valdron Clark. 1997. Risk-taking in stickleback fishes faced with different predatory threats.  Écoscience, 4: 246-251.

53)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1997.  Behavioural ecology of fishes: adaptations for survival and reproduction.  In: Behavioural Ecology of Teleost Fishes  (edited by J.-G.J. Godin), pp. 1-9. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

52)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1997.  Evading predators.  In: Behavioural Ecology of Teleost Fishes (edited by J.-G.J. Godin), pp.191-236.  Oxford University Press, Oxford.

51)  Krause, J., J.-G.J. Godin and D. Brown. 1996.  Size-assortativeness within multi-species fish shoals.  J. Fish Biol., 49: 221-225.

50.  Krause, J. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1996.  Influence of prey foraging posture on flight behavior and predation risk: predators take advantage of unwary prey. Behav. Ecol. 7: 264-271.

49)  Godin, J.-G.J. and L.A. Dugatkin. 1996.  Female mating preference for bold males in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata).  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 93: 10262-10267.

48)  Krause, J., J.-G.J. Godin and D. Brown. 1996.  Phenotypic variability within and between fish shoals.  Ecology, 77: 1586-1591.

47)  Briggs, S.E., J.-G. J. Godin and L.A. Dugatkin. 1996.  Mate-choice copying under predation risk in the Trinidadian guppy (Poecilia reticulata).  Behav. Ecol., 7: 151-157.

46)  Godin, J.-G.J. and S.E. Briggs. 1996.  Female mate choice under predation risk in the guppy.  Anim. Behav., 51: 117-130.

45)  Krause, J. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1996.  Influence of parasitism on shoal choice in the banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus, Teleostei, Cyprinodontidae).  Ethology, 102: 40-49.

44)  Krause, J. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1995. Predator preferences for attacking particular prey group sizes: consequences for predator hunting success and prey predation risk.  Anim. Behav., 50: 465-473.

43)  Godin, J.-G.J. and S.A. Davis. 1995.  Boldness and predator deterrence: a reply to Milinski & Boltshauser.  Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B, 262: 107-112.

42)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1995.  Predation risk and alternative mating tactics in male Trinidadian guppies (Poecilia reticulata).  Oecologia, 103: 224-229.

41)  Godin, J.-G.J. and L.A. Dugatkin. 1995.  Variability and repeatability of female mating preference in the guppy.  Anim. Behav., 49: 1427-1433.

40)  Godin, J.-G.J. and S.A. Davis. 1995.  Who dares, benefits: predator approach behaviour in the guppy (Poecilia  reticulata) deters predator pursuit.  Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B, 259: 193-200.

39)  Krause, J. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1994.  Shoal choice in the banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus, Teleostei, Cyprinodontidae): effects of predation risk, fish size, species composition and size of shoals.  Ethology, 98: 128-136.

38)  Krause, J. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1994.  The influence of parasitism on the shoaling behaviour of the banded killifish, Fundulus diaphanusCan. J. Zool., 72: 1775-1779.

37)  Godin, J.-G.J. and S.L. Crossman. 1994.  Hunger-dependent predator inspection and foraging behaviours in the threespine stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) under predation risk.  Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol., 34: 359-366.

36)  Dugatkin, L.A. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1993.  Female mate copying in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata): age-dependent effects.  Behav. Ecol., 4: 289-292.

35)  Gotceitas, V. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1993.  Effects of aerial and in-stream threat of predation on foraging by juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). In: R.J. Gibson and R.E. Cutting (eds.). Production of juvenile Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar, in natural waters.  Can. Spec. Publ. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 118: 35-41.

34)  Dugatkin, L.A. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1992.  Prey approaching predators: a cost-benefit perspective.  Ann. Zool. Fennici, 29: 233-252.

33)  Gotceitas, V. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1992.  Effects of location of food delivery and social status on foraging-site selection by juvenile Atlantic salmon.  Env. Biol. Fish., 35: 291-300.

32)  Dugatkin, L.A. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1992.  Reversal of female mate choice by copying in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata).  Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B, 249: 179-184.

31)  Dugatkin, L.A. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1992. Predator inspection, shoaling and foraging under predation hazard in the Trinidadian guppy, Poecilia reticulataEnv. Biol. Fish., 34: 265-276.

30)  Rangeley, R.W. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1992.  The effects of a trade-off between foraging and brood defense on parental behaviour in the convict cichlid fish, Cichlasoma nigrofasciatumBehaviour, 120: 123-138.

29)  Scarratt, A.M. and J.-G. J. Godin. 1992.  Foraging and antipredator decisions in the hermit crab Pagurus acadianus (Benedict).  J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol., 156: 225-238.

28)  Gotceitas, V. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1991.  Foraging under the risk of predation in juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.): effects of social status and hunger.  Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol., 29: 255-261.

27)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1990.  Diet selection under the risk of predation.  In: R.N. Hughes (ed.). Behavioural Mechanisms of Food Selection. NATO ASI Series: Volume G20: 739-769, Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

26)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1990. The role and importance of optimal foraging theory in ecology — Round-table discussion. In: R.N. Hughes (ed.). Behavioural Mechanisms of Food Selection. NATO  ASI Series: Volume G20: 865-866, Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

25)  Godin, J.-G.J. and R.W. Rangeley. 1989.  Living in the fast lane: effects of cost of locomotion on foraging behaviour in juvenile Atlantic salmon.  Anim. Behav., 37: 943-954.

24)  McLean, E.B. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1989.  Distance to cover and fleeing from predators in fish with different amounts of defensive armour.  Oikos, 55: 281-290.

23)  Godin, J.-G.J. and S.A. Smith. 1988.  A fitness cost of foraging in the guppy.  Nature (Lond.), 333: 69-71.  
                                                          
22)  Godin, J.-G.J. and C.D. Sproul. 1988.  Risk taking in parasitized sticklebacks under threat of predation: effects of energetic need and food availability.  Can. J. Zool., 66: 2360-2367.

21)  Godin, J.-G.J., L.J. Classon and M.V. Abrahams. 1988.  Group vigilance and shoal size in a small characin fish.  Behaviour, 104: 29-40.

20)  Noakes, D.L.G. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1988.  Ontogeny of behavior and concurrent developmental changes in sensory systems in teleost fishes.  In: W.S. Hoar and D.J. Randall (eds.).  Fish Physiology, Vol.11B: 345-395.  Academic Press, New York.

19)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1986.  Risk of predation and foraging behaviour in shoaling banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus).  Can. J. Zool., 64: 1675-1678.

18)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1986.  Antipredator function of shoaling in teleost fishes: a selective review.  Naturaliste can. (Rev. Ecol. Syst.), 113: 241-250.

17)  Morgan, M.J. and J.-G.J. Godin. 1985.  Antipredator benefits of schooling behaviour in a cyprinodontid fish, the banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus).  Z. Tierpsychol., 70: 236-246.

16)  Godin, J.-G.J. and M.J. Morgan. 1985.  Predator avoidance and school size in a cyprinodontid fish,the banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus Lesueur).  Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol., 16: 105-110.

15)  Godin, J.-G.J. and M.H.A. Keenleyside. 1984.  Foraging on patchily distributed prey by a cichlid fish (Teleostei, Cichlidae): a test of the ideal free distribution theory.  Anim. Behav., 32: 120-131.

14)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1984.  Temporal variations in daily patterns of swimming activity and vertical distribution in juvenile pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha).  Can. J. Zool., 62: 72-79.

13)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1982.  Migrations of salmonid fishes during early life history phases: daily and annual timing.  In: E.L. Brannon and E.O. Salo (eds.), Proc. Salmon and Trout Migratory Behavior Symposium, pp. 22-50. University of Washington Press, Seattle.

12)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1981.  Circadian rhythm of swimming activity in juvenile pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha).  Marine Biology, 64: 341-349.

11)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1981.  Effect of hunger on the daily pattern of feeding rates in juvenile pink salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Walbaum.  J. Fish Biol., 19: 63-71.

10)  Godin, J.-G.J. 1981.  Daily patterns of feeding behavior, daily rations, and diets of juvenile pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) in two marine bays of British Columbia.  Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 38: 10-15.

9.)   Godin, J.-G.J. 1980.  Temporal aspects of juvenile pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Walbaum) emergence from a simulated gravel redd.  Can. J. Zool., 58: 735-744.

8)   Godin, J.-G.J. 1980.  Ontogenetic changes in the daily rhythms of swimming activity and vertical distribution in juvenile pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Walbaum).  Can. J. Zool., 58: 745-753.

7)   Godin, J.-G.J. 1979.  Some aspects of the feeding ecology and behavior of juvenile pink salmon.  In: J.C. Mason (ed.), Proc. 1978 Northeast Pacific Pink and Chum Salmon Workshop, Parksville, B.C., pp. 201-213.

6)   Godin, J.-G.J. 1979.  Influence of temperature on timing and size of pink salmon fry emerging from a simulated gravel redd.  In: J.C. Mason (ed.), Proc. 1978 Northeast Pacific Pink and Chum Salmon Workshop, Parksville, B.C., pp. 403-415.

5)   Godin, J.-G.J. 1978.  Behavior of juvenile pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Walbaum) toward novel prey: influence of ontogeny and experience.  Env. Biol. Fish., 3: 261-266.

4)   Godin, J.-G.J., C. Groot and M.C. Armstrong. 1978.  Description and evaluation of a photoelectric system for monitoring the locomotor activity of a pelagic fish.  Can. J. Zool., 56: 1412-1419.

3)   Godin, J.-G.J., P.A. Dill and M. Sankurathri. 1977.  A comparison of the relative variability of wet and dry weights of young pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Walbaum).  Can. Fish. Mar. Serv. Res. Dev. Tech. Rept., 702: 1-8.

2)   Godin, J.-G.J. 1977.  A Great Blue Heron preying on shiner perch in deep water.  Can. Field-Naturalist, 91: 88-90.

1)   Godin, J.-G.J., P.A. Dill and D.E. Drury. 1974.  Effects of thyroid hormones on behavior of yearling Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).  J. Fish. Res. Board Can., 31: 1787-1790.

 

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