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SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS


Vector-Borne Disease Papers:

Daniels, T. J., G. R. Battaly, D. Liveris, R. C. Falco, & I. Schwartz.  Avian reservoirs of the agent of human granulocytic ehrlichiosis.  Emerg. Infect. Dis.  In press.

Falco, R.C., T. J. Daniels, & M. C. Slamecka.  Prevalence and distribution of Ochlerotatus japonicus (Diptera:  Culicidae) in two counties in southern New York state.  J. Med. Entomol.  In press.

Nasci, R.S, N. Komar, A.A. Marfin, G.V. Ludwig, L.D. Kramer, T.J. Daniels, R.C. Falco, S.R. Campbell, K. Brookes, K.L. Gottfried, K.L. Burkhalter, S.E. Aspen, A.J. Kerst, R.S. Lanciotti, C.G. Moore.  Detection of West Nile virus-infected mosquitoes and seropositive juvenile birds in the vicinity of virus-positive dead birds.  Amer. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.  In press.

Nasci, R. S., D. J. White, H. Stirling, J. Oliver, T. J. Daniels, R.C. Falco, S. Campbell, W. J. Crans, H. M. Savage, R. S. Lanciotti, C.G. Moore, M. S. Godsey, K. L. Gottfried, and C. J. Mitchell.  2001.  West Nile virus isolates from mosquitoes in New York and New Jersey, 1999.  Emerg. Infect. Dis.  7: 626-630.

Daniels, T. J., R. C. Falco, & D. Fish.  2000.  Estimating population size and drag sampling efficiency for the black-legged tick, Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae).  J. Med. Entomol.  37: 357-363.

Falco, R. C., D. F. McKenna, T. J. Daniels, R. B. Nadelman, J. Nowakowski, D. Fish, & G. P. Wormser.  1999.  Temporal relation between Ixodes scapularis abundance and risk for Lyme disease associated with erythema migrans.  Am. J. Epidemiol. 149: 771-776.

Daniels, T. J., T. M. Boccia, S. Varde, J. Marcus, J. Le, D. J. Bucher, R. C. Falco, & I. Schwartz.  1998.  Geographic risk for Lyme disease and Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis in southern New York state.  Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 64: 4663-4669.

Ginsberg, H. S., K. E. Hyland, R. Hu, T. J. Daniels, & R. C. Falco.  1998.  Tick population trends and forest type.  Science 281: 349-350.

Mannelli, A., D. Fish, T. J. Daniels, I. Kharitonenkov, H. Tun, A. C. Cozzolino, & D. J. Bucher.  1997.  Detection of Borrelia burgdorferi OspA in Ixodes scapularis larvae by an antigen-capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.  Microbiologica 20: 355-359.

Daniels, T. J., R. C. Falco, I. Schwartz, S. Varde, & R. G. Robbins.  1997.  Deer ticks (Ixodes scapularis) and the agents of Lyme disease and human granulocytic ehrlichiosis in a New York City park. Emerg. Inf. Dis. 3: 353-355.

Schwartz, I., D. Fish, & T. J. Daniels.  1997.  Prevalence of the Rickettsial agent of human granulocytic ehrlichiosis in ticks from a hyperendemic focus of Lyme disease. N. Engl. J. Med. 337: 49-50.

Daniels, T. J., R. Falco, K. L. Curran, & D. Fish.  1996.  Timing of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) oviposition and larval activity in southern New York.   J. Med. Entomol. 33: 140-147.

Mannelli, A., D. Fish, T. J. Daniels, H. Tun, A. C. Cozzolino, & D. J. Bucher.  1995.  Evaluation and application of an ELISA test for the rapid detection of Borrelia burgdorferi.  Atti della Societa Italiana delle Scienze Veterinarie 49: 633-634.  (In Italian, Eng. Abstract).

Falco, R.C., T.J. Daniels, & D. Fish.  1995.  Increase in the abundance of immature Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) in a Lyme disease endemic area. J. Med. Entomol. 32: 522-526.

Daniels, T. J. & D. Fish.  1995.  Effect of deer exclusion upon the abundance of immature Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizing small and medium-sized mammals. J. Med. Entomol., 32: 5-11

Daniels, T.J., D. Fish, & I. Schwartz.  1993.  Reduced abundance of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) and Lyme disease risk by deer exclusion.  J. Med. Entomol., 30: 1043-1049.

Daniels, T. J., D. Fish, J. F. Levine, M. A. Greco, A. Eaton, P. Padgett, & D. LaPointe.  1993. Canine exposure to Borrelia burgdorferi and prevalence of Ixodes dammini (Acari: Ixodidae) on deer as a measure of Lyme disease risk in the northeastern U.S.  J. Med. Entomol., 30: 171-178.

Falco, R. C. and T. J. Daniels.  1993.  Lyme disease control and tick management. Pp. 167 - 171, in H. Ginsberg (ed), Ecology and environmental management of Lyme disease. Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ.

Fish, D., T. J. Daniels, D. H. Frank, and R. C. Falco.  1992.  Ecology of Lyme disease in the suburban residential landscape of southern New York state. Pp. 274-281, in Munderloh, U.G. and T. J. Kurtti (eds), First International Conference on Tick-Borne Pathogens at the Host-Vector Interface: an Agenda for Research.  U. Minnesota College of Agriculture. St. Paul, MN.

Daniels, T. J., D. Fish, and R. C. Falco.  1991.  Evaluation of host-targeted acaricide for reducing risk of Lyme disease in southern New York state.  J. Med. Entomol., 28: 537-543.

Daniels, T. J. and D. Fish.  1990.  Spatial distribution and dispersal of larval Ixodes dammini (Acari: Ixodidae) in southern New York.  Environ. Entomol., 19: 1029-1033.

Fish, D. and T. J. Daniels.  1990.  The role of medium-sized mammals as reservoirs of Borrelia burgdorferi in southern New York.  J. Wildl. Dis., 26: 339-345.

Daniels, T. J., D. Fish, and R. Falco.  1989.  Seasonal activity and survival of adult Ixodes dammini (Acari: Ixodidae) in southern New York state.  J. Med. Entomol. 26(6): 610-614.


Vertebrate Ecology Papers:

Daniels, T. J.  1994.  Dog population parameters and their implication for the control of rabies on the US-Mexico border. Pp. 76 - 87 in Rodriguez, J., L. Yanez, F. Vargas, & G. Baer (eds), Tercera reunion internacional sobre avances en la investigacion para el control de la rabia en las Americas (Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Advances in the Control of Rabies in the Americas, Mexico City, 1992). Secretary of Health, Mexico City.

Blaustein, A. R., M. Bekoff, J. A. Byers, and T. J. Daniels.  1991.  Kin recognition in vertebrates: what do we really know about adaptive value?  Animal Behavior 41: 1079-1083.

Daniels, T. J. and M. Bekoff.  1989.  Spatial and temporal resource use by feral and abandoned dogs (Canis familiaris).  Ethology 81: 300-312.

Daniels, T. J. and M. Bekoff.  1989.  Population and social  biology of free-ranging dogs, Canis familiaris.  J. Mammal., 70: 754-762.

Daniels, T. J. and M. Bekoff.  1989.  Feralization: the making of wild domestic animals.  Behav. Proc., 19: 79-94.

Daniels, T. J.  1987.  Conspecific scavenging by a young domestic dog (Canis familiaris).  J.  Mammal., 68: 416-418.

Daniels, T. J.  1986.  A study of dog bites on the Navajo Reservation.  Public Health Reports 101: 50-59.

Bekoff, M., T. J. Daniels, and J. L. Gittleman.  1984.  Life history patterns and the comparative social ecology of carnivores.  Ann. Rev. Ecol. Syst., 15: 191-232.

Daniels, T. J.  1983.  The social organization of free-ranging urban dogs: I. Non-estrous social behavior. Appl. Anim. Ethol., 10: 341-363.

Daniels, T. J. 1983.  The social organization of free-ranging urban dogs: II. Estrous groups and the mating system.  Appl. Anim. Ethol., 10: 365-373.



BOOK CHAPTERS



Matter, H. C. & T. J. Daniels.  2000.  Dog ecology and population biology. In: Meslin, F. X., A. I. Wandeler, and C. N. L. Macpherson (eds.), Dogs, zoonoses, and public health. London: CAB International.

Falco, R.C. and T.J. Daniels. 1993. Lyme disease control and tick management. In: Ginsberg, H. (ed.), Ecology and environmental management of Lyme disease. New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

Daniels, T. J. and M. Bekoff.  1990.  Domestication, exploitation, and rights.  In: M. Bekoff and D. Jamieson (eds), Interpretation and explanation in the study of behavior, Vol 2: Explanation, evolution, and adaptation. Boulder, CO: Westview Press,.

Blaustein, A. R., M. Bekoff, and T. J. Daniels.  1987. Kin recognition in vertebrates (excluding primates): empirical  evidence.  In: D. J. C. Fletcher and C. D. Michener (eds.), Kin recognition in animals.  New York: John Wiley and Sons.

Blaustein, A. R., M. Bekoff, and T. J. Daniels.  1987.  Kin recognition in vertebrates (excluding primates): mechanisms, functions, and future research.  In: D. J. C. Fletcher and C. D. Michener (eds.), Kin recognition in animals.  New York: John Wiley and Sons.



POPULAR/TRADE ARTICLES


Frank, D. H. & T. J. Daniels.  1994.  Landscape design and Lyme disease.  Grounds Maintenance, 29: G10-G21.

Daniels, T. J. and R. Falco.  1989.  The Lyme disease invasion.  Natural History, 98: 4-10.

Daniels, T. J.  1988.  Down in the dumps.  Natural History, 97: 8-12.



For more information on ticks and tick borne diseases, try these links:
American Lyme Disease Foundation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

For more information on mosquitoes and West Nile virus, try these links:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
New York State Department of Health
New York City Department of Health

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