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Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and the Decline and Survival of the Relict Leopard Frog (2017). Jaeger J.R., A.W. Waddle, R. Rivera, D.T. Harrison, S. Ellison, M.J. Forrest, V.T. Vredenburg, F. van Breukelen. EcoHeath doi: 10.1007/s10393-017-1240-2 PDF

Fifty years after Welles and Welles: distribution and genetic structure of desert bighorn sheep in Death Valley National Park (2016). Epps C.W., T.G. Creech, R.S. Crowhurst, J.D. Wehausen, W.B. Sloan, S. Holt, , J.R. Jaeger, K.M. Longshore, and R.J. Monello. Proceedings: Death Valley Natural History Conference, Death Valley National History Association. PDF

High prevalence and seasonal persistence of amphibian chytrid fungus infections in the desert-dwelling Amargosa toad, Anaxyrus nelsoni (2015). Forrest M.J., M.S. Edwards, R. Rivera, J.C. Sjöberg, and J.R. Jaeger. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 10(3):917-925. PDF

Attributes of a breeding population of peregrine falcons associated with reservoirs on the Colorado River (2015). Barnes J.G., R.D. Haley, D.B. Thompson, and J.R. Jaeger. Raptor Research 49(3):269-280. PDF

Range and niche shifts in response to past climate change in the desert horned lizard (Phrynosoma platyrhinos) (2015). Jezkova T., J.R. Jaeger, V. Oláh-Hemmings, B.J. Jones, R.A. Lara-Resendiz, D.G. Mulcahy, and B.R. Riddle. Ecography 38:001-012. PDF

Phylogeography of Beck's Desert Scorpion, Paruroctonus becki, reveals Pliocene diversification in the Eastern California Shear Zone and postglacial expansion in the Great Basin Desert (2013). Graham M.R., J.R. Jaeger, L. Prendini, and B.R. Riddle. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 69(3):502-513.

Phylogeography of the Arizona hairy scorpion (Hadrurus arizonensis) supports a model of biotic assembly in the Mojave Desert and adds a new Pleistocene refugium (2013). Graham M.R., J.R. Jaeger, L. Prendini, and B.R. Riddle. Journal of Biogeography 40(7):1298-1312. PDF

Wildlife and Biological Resources (2012). Chandra S, S.R. Abella, B.A. Albrecht, J.G. Barnes, E.C. Engel, S.L. Goodbred, P.B. Holden, R.B. Kegerries, J.R. Jaeger, E. Orsak, M.R. Rosen, J. Sjöberg, and W.H. Wong. Chapter in Rosen M.R., K. Turner, S.L. Goodbred and J.M. Miller (eds) A Synthesis of Aquatic Science for Management of Lakes Mead and Mohave. U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1381. PDF-Link

Effectiveness of call-broadcast surveys to detect territorial peregrine falcons (2012). Barnes J.G., J.R. Jaeger, and D.B. Thompson. Journal of Raptor Research 46(4):365-377. PDF

A multilocus perspective on the speciation history of a North American aridland toad (Anaxyrus punctatus) (2012). Bryson R.W. Jr., J.R. Jaeger, J.A. Lemos-Espinal, and D. Lazcano. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 64(4):393-400. PDF

Wernerius inyoensis, an elusive new scorpion from the Inyo Mountains of California (Scorpiones: Vaejovidae) (2012). Webber M.M., M.R. Graham, and J.R Jaeger. ZooKeys 177:1-13.

Resurrecting an extinct species: archival DNA, taxonomy, and conservation of the Vegas Valley leopard frog (2011). Hekkalal E.R., R.A. Saumure, J.R. Jaeger, H.-W. Herrmann, M.J. Sredl, D.F. Bradford, D. Drabeck, and M.J. Blum. Conservation Genetics 12(5):1379-1385. PDF

Evolutionary history of a widespread Nearctic treefrog: elucidation of cryptic diversity reveals episodes of mitochondrial gene capture as frogs diversified across a dynamic landscape (2010). Bryson, R.W. Jr., A. Nieto de Montes-Oca, J.R. Jaeger, and B.R. Riddle. Evolution 64(8):2315–2330. PDF

Phylogeography of declining relict and lowland leopard frogs in the desert Southwest of North America (2010). Oláh-Hemmings V., J.R. Jaeger, M.J. Sredl, M.A. Schlaepfer, R.D. Jennings, C.A. Drost, D.F. Bradford, and B.R. Riddle. Journal of Zoology 280:343–354. PDF

Pleistocene impacts on the phylogeography of the desert pocket mouse (Chaetodipus penicillatus) (2009). Jezkova T., J.R. Jaeger, Z.L. Marshall, and B.R. Riddle. Journal of Mammalogy 90(2):306-320. PDF

Isolation and characterization of microsatellite markers in the lowland leopard frog (Rana yavapaiensis) and the relict leopard frog (R. onca), two declining frogs of the North American desert southwest (2009). Savage A.E. and J.R. Jaeger. Molecular Ecology Resources 9:199-202. PDF

Mitochondrial introgression and incomplete lineage sorting through space and time: Phylogenetics of Crotaphytid lizards (2007). McGuire J.A., C.W. Linkem, M.S. Koo, D.W. Hutchison, A.K. Lappin, D.I. Orange, J. Lemos-Espinal, B.R. Riddle, and J.R. Jaeger. Evolution 61(12)2879-2897. PDF

Cryptic Neogene vicariance and Quaternary dispersal of the red-spotted toad (Bufo punctatus): Insights on the evolution of North American warm desert biotas (2005). Jaeger J.R., B.R. Riddle, and D.F. Bradford. Molecular Ecology 14(10):3033-3048. PDF

Distributional changes and population status of amphibians in the Eastern Mojave Desert (2005). Bradford D.F., J.R. Jaeger, and S.A. Shanahan. Western North American Naturalist 65(4):462-472. PDF

Rana onca Cope, 1875, Relict Leopard Frog (2005). Bradford D.F., R.D. Jennings, and J.R. Jaeger. In: M.J. Lannoo (editor) Status and Conservation of U.S. Amphibians, pp. 567-568. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. PDF

Population status and distribution of a decimated amphibian, the relict leopard frog (Rana onca) (2004). Bradford D.F., J.R. Jaeger, and R.D. Jennings. Southwestern Naturalist 49(2):218-228. PDF

Habitat patch occupancy by toads (Bufo punctatus) in a naturally fragmented desert landscape (2003). Bradford D.F., A.C. Neale, M.S. Nash, D.W. Sada, and J.R. Jaeger. Ecology 84(4):1012-1023. PDF

Desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) survival at two eastern Mojave Desert sites: Death by short-term drought? (2003). Longshore K.M., J.R. Jaeger, and J.M. Sappington. Journal of Herpetology 37(1):169-177. PDF

Rediscovering Rana onca: Evidence for phylogenetically distinct leopard frogs from the border region of Nevada, Utah, and Arizona (2001). Jaeger J.R., B.R. Riddle, R.D. Jennings, and D.F. Bradford. Copeia 2001(2):339-354. PDF

Cryptic vicariance in the historical assembly of a Baja California Peninsular Desert biota (2000). Riddle B.R., D.J. Hafner, L.F. Alexander, and J.R. Jaeger. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 97(26):14438-14443. PDF

Limits in the resolution of Loran-C for aerial telemetry studies (1993). Jaeger J.R., J.D. Wehausen, V.C. Bleich, and C.L. Douglas Desert Bighorn Council Transactions 37:20-23.

Evaluation of time-lapse photography to estimate population parameters (1991). Jaeger J.R., J.D. Wehausen, and V.C. Bleich. Desert Bighorn Council Transactions 35:5-8. PDF