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Weldon, Paul J. 2013. Chemical aposematism. Chemoecology, 23(4): 201-202. doi:10.1007/s00049-013-0140-3

Weldon, Paul J., Cardoza, Yasmin J., Vander Meer, Robert K., Hoffmann, W. Clint, Daly, John W. and Spande, Thomas F. 2013. Contact toxicities of anuran skin alkaloids against the fire ant (Solenopsis invicta). Naturwissenschaften, 100(2): 185-192. doi:10.1007/s00114-013-1010-0

Weldon, Paul. 2010. Nuisance arthropods, nonhost odors, and vertebrate chemical aposematism. Naturwissenschaften, 97(5): 443-448. doi:10.1007/s00114-010-0665-z

Flachsbarth, Birte, Fritzsche, Matthias, Weldon, Paul and Schulz, Stefan. 2009. Composition of the Cloacal Gland Secretion of Tuatara, Sphenodon punctatus. Chemistry & Biodiversity, 6(1): 1-37. doi:10.1002/cbdv.200800265

Kramer, Matthew, Weldon, Paul and Carroll, John F. 2009. Composite scores for concurrent behaviours constructed using canonical discriminant analysis. Animal Behaviour, 77: 763-768.

Waterhouse, John S., Langley, Bridget and Weldon, Paul. 2008. Volatile Components in Dorsal Gland Secretions of the Chacoan Peccary, Catagonus wagneri. Zeitschrift Fur Naturforschung Section C-a Journal of Biosciences, 63(9-10): 769-772.

Weldon, Paul, Flachsbarth, Birte and Schulz, Stefan. 2008. Natural products from the integument of nonavian reptiles. Natural Product Reports: A Journal of Current Developments in Bio-organic Chemistry, 25(4): 738-756. doi:10.1039/b509854h

Weldon, Paul and Carroll, John F. 2007. Vertebrate Chemical Defense: Secreted and Topically Acquired Deterrents of Arthropods. In: Debboun, M., Frances, S. P. and Strickman, D., Insect Repellents: Principles, Methods, and Uses. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC, pp.47-74.

Kruckert, Karsten, Flachsbarth, Birte, Schulz, Stefan, Hentschel, Ute and Weldon, Paul. 2006. Ethyl-Branched Aldehydes, Ketones, and Diketones from Caimans (Caiman and Paleosuchus; Crocodylia, Reptilia). Journal of Natural Products, 69(6): 863-870. doi:10.1021/np0600797

Weldon, Paul, Cranmore, Catherine F. and Chatfield, Jenifer A. 2006. Prey-rolling behavior of coatis (Nasua spp.) is elicited by benzoquinones from millipedes. Naturwissenschaften, 93: 14-16.

Weldon, Paul, Kramer, Matthew, Gordon, Scott, Spande, Thomas F. and Daly, John W. 2006. A common pumiliotoxin from poison frogs exhibits enantioselective toxicity against mosquitoes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(47): 17818-17821. doi:10.1073/pnas.0608646103

Weldon, Paul. 2004. Defensive anointing: Extended chemical phenotype and unorthodox ecology. Chemoecology, 14(1): 1-4.

Krane, S., Itagaki, Y., Nakanishi, K. and Weldon, Paul. 2003. "Venon" of the slow loris: sequence similarity of prosimian skin gland protein and Fel d 1 cat allergen. Naturwissenschaften, 90: 60-62.

Parkes, K. C., Weldon, Paul and Hoffman, R. L. 2003. Polydesmidian millipede used in self-anointing by a Strong-billed Woodcreeper (Xiphocolaptes promeropirhyncus) from Belize. Ornitologia Neotropica, 14: 1-2.

Schulz, Stefan, Kruckert, Karsten and Weldon, Paul. 2003. New Terpene Hydrocarbons from the Alligatoridae (Crocodylia, Reptilia). Journal of Natural Products, 66(1): 34-38.

Weldon, Paul, Aldrich, J. R., Klun, J. A., Oliver, J. E. and Debboun, M. 2003. Benzoquinones from millipedes deter mosquitoes and elicit self-anointing in capuchin monkeys (Cebus spp.). Naturwissenschaften, 90: 301-304.

García-Rubio, S., Attygalle, A. B., Weldon, Paul and Meinwald, J. 2002. Reptilian chemistry: Volatile compounds from paracloacal glands of the American crocodile. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 28(4): 769-781.

Wood, W. F. and Weldon, Paul. 2002. The scent of the reticulated giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata). Biochemical systematics and ecology, 30: 913-917.

Waterhouse, J. S., Hudson, M., Pickett, J. A. and Weldon, Paul. 2001. Volatile components in dorsal gland secretions of the white-lipped peccary, Tayassu pecari, from Bolivia. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 27(12): 2459-2469.

Weldon, Paul and Burghardt, G. M. 2001. Deception (mimicry): an integral component of sexual signals. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 18(5): 228

McShea, William J., Reese, E., Small, T. and Weldon, Paul. 2000. An experiment on the ability of free-ranging turkey vultures (Cathartes aura) to locate carrion by chemical cues. Chemoecology, 10: 49-50.

Weldon, Paul. 2000. Commentary: Avian chemical defense: Toxic birds not of a feather. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 97(24): 12948-12949.

Weldon, Paul, Gorra, M. and Wood, W. 2000. Short-chain carboxylic acids from the anal glands of the binturong, Arctictis binturong. Biochemical systematics and ecology, 28: 903-904.

Koontz, F. W., Wellington, J. L. and Weldon, Paul. 1999. The sternal gland of the rufous elephant shrew, Elephantulus rufescens (Macsrocelididae, Mammalia). In: Muller-Scharze, D. and Sorensen, P., Chemical Signals in Vertebrates. New York, NY: Plenum Press, pp.163-171.

Wheeler, J. W., Ibrahim, S. A. and Weldon, Paul. 1999. 2,3-Dihydrofarnesyl and citronellyl esters in the paracloacal gland secretions of the brown caiman (Caiman crocodilus fuscus) from Costa Rica. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 27: 27-32.

Whyte, A., Zhi-Cai, Y., Tiyanont, K., Weldon, Paul, Eisner, T. and Meinwald, J. 1999. Reptilian chemistry: characterization of dianeackerone, a secretory product from a crocodile. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 96(22): 12246-12250.

Yang, Z., Whyte, A., Attygalle, A., Weldon, Paul, Eisner, T. and Meinwald, J. 1999. Reptilian chemistry: characterization of a family of dianeackerone-related steroidal esters from a crocodile secretion. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 96(22): 12251-12256.

Ibrahim, S. A., Avery, J. W., Weldon, Paul and Wheeler, J. W. 1998. Age-class differences in lipids from the paracloacal glands of the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis). Zeit.fur Naturforsch, 53c: 201-209.

McDaniel, C. J., Dunn, B. J. and Weldon, Paul. 1998. Citronellol and citronellyl esters from the paracloacal glands of the broad-snouted caiman, Caiman latirostris. Zeitschrift fr Naturforschung, 53c: 932-934.

Weldon, Paul and Gaffmey, E. S. 1998. An ancient integumentary gland in turtles. Naturwissenschaften, 85: 556-557.

Wheeler, J. W., Shafagati, A., Blum, M. S., Lay, D. M. and Weldon, Paul. 1998. Ketones on the anal sac secretions of the masked palm civet, Paguma larvata (Viverridae, Mammalia). Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 26: 457-458.

Mattern, D. L., Scott, W. D., McDaniel, C. A., Weldon, Paul and Graves, D. E. 1997. Cembrene-A and a congeneric ketone isolated from the paracloacal gland of the Chinese alligator (Alligator sinensis). Journal of Natural Products, 60: 828-831.

Weldon, Paul and Rappole, John H. 1997. A survey of birds odorous or distasteful to humans: possible indications of chemical defense. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 23(11): 2609-2633.

Wheeler, J. W., Nyalley, L., Davis, D. M. and Weldon, Paul. 1997. Additional sulfur compounds from the anal glands of the striped polecat, Ictonyx striatus. Zeitschrift fur Naturforschung, 52c: 283-285.

Cannon, M. S., Davis, R. W. and Weldon, Paul. 1996. Dorsal glands of Alligator mississippiensis: a histological and biochemical study. Journal of the Zoological Society of London, 239: 625-631.

Chin, C. C. Q., Krishna, R. G., Weldon, Paul and Wold, F. 1996. Characterization of the disulfide bonds and the N-glycosylation sites in the glycoprotein from Rathke's gland secretions of Kemp's Ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempi). Analytical Biochemistry, 233: 181-187.

Vallarino, O. and Weldon, Paul. 1996. Reproduction in the yellow-bellied sea snake (Pelamis platurus) from Panama: field and laboratory observations. Zoo biology, 15: 309-314.

Waterhouse, J. S., Ke, J., Pickett, J. A. and Weldon, Paul. 1996. Volatile components in dorsal gland secretions of the collared peccary, Tayassu tajacu (Tayassuidae, Mammalia). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 22: 1307-1314.

Weldon, Paul. 1996. Thin-layer chromatography of the skin secretions of vertebrates. In: Fried, B. and Sherma, J., Practical Thin-Layer Chromatography: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, pp.105-130.

Krishna, R. G., Chin, C. C. Q., Weldon, Paul and Wold, F. 1995. Characterization of y-glutamyl transpeptidase from the Rathke's gland secretions of Kemp's ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempi). Comparative biochemistry and physiology, 2: 257-264.

Weldon, Paul and Leto, T. L. 1995. A comparative analysis of proteins in the scent gland secretions of snakes. Journal of Herpetology, 29(3): 406-408.

Weldon, Paul, Demeter, B., Walsh, Timothy F. and Kleister, J. S. E. 1995. Chemoreception in reptiles: Considerations for maintenance and mangement. In: Murphy, James B., Collins, J. T. and Adler, K., The Management and Consideration of Reptiles: Essays in Honor of Roger Conant. Association for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, pp.

Wood, W. F., Parker, J. M. and Weldon, Paul. 1995. Volatile components in scent gland secretions of garter snakes. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 21(2): 213-219.

Krishna, R. G., Chin, C. C. Q. and Weldon, Paul. 1994. Characterization of proteins from the Rathke's glands of Kemp's ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempi). Protein Science, 3: 66

Siefert, W. E., Gotte, Steve W., Leto, T. L. and Weldon, Paul. 1994. Lipids and proteins in the Rathke's gland secretions of the North American mud turtle (Kinosternon subrubrum). Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part B, Biochemistry & molecular biology, 109(2-3): 459-463.

Simpson, J. T., Sharp, T. R., Wood, W. E. and Weldon, Paul. 1994. Further analysis of lipids in the scent gland secretions of Dumeril's ground boat (Acrantophis dumerili Jan). Zeitschrift für Naturforschung, 48c: 953-955.

Weldon, Paul, Demeter, B. and Rosscoe, R. 1994. A survey of skin-eating (dermatophagy) in amphibians and reptiles. Journal of Herpetology, 27: 219-228.

Weldon, Paul, Mears, L. and Graham, D. 1994. Responses of Alpine goats to the fecal extracts of carnivores and ungulates. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 31: 78-88.

Avery, J., Shafagati, A., Turner, A., Wheeler, J. W. and Weldon, Paul. 1993. Beta-springene in the paracloacal gland secretions of smooth-fronted caimans (Paleosuchus trigonatus). Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 21: 533-534.

Dunn, B. S., Weldon, Paul, Howard, R. and McDaniel, C. A. 1993. Lipids in the paracloacal gland secretions of the Chinese alligator (Alligator sinensis). Lipids, 28: 75-78.

Alberts, A. C., Sharp, T. R., Werner, D. I. and Weldon, Paul. 1992. Seasonal variation of lipids in the femoral gland secretions of male green iguanas (Iguana iguana). Journal of Chemical Ecology, 18: 703-712.

Weldon, Paul and Cannon, M. S. 1992. Histology and histochemistry of the Rathke's glands of Kemp's ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempi). Zoologische Jahrbücher, 122: 67-78.

Weldon, Paul and McNease, L. 1992. Does the American alligator discriminate between venomous and nonvenomous snake prey? Herpetologica, 47: 401-404.

Weldon, Paul and Tanner, M. J. 1992. Gular and paracloacal gland secretions of crocodilians: A comparative analysis by thin-layer chromatography. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 19: 133-141.

Weldon, Paul, Brinkmeier, W. G. and Fortunato, Helena M. 1992. Gular pumping responses by immature American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) to meat scents. Chemical senses, 17: 79-83.

Rostal, D., Williams, J. A. and Weldon, Paul. 1991. Rathke's gland secretion by loggerhead (Caretta caretta) and Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempi) sea turtles. Copeia, : 1129-1132.

Weldon, Paul, Sampson, H. W., Wong, L. and Lloyd, H. 1991. Histology and biochemistry of the scent glands of the yellow-bellied sea snake (Pelamis platurus: Hydrophiidae). Journal of Herpetology, 25: 367-370.

Weldon, Paul J., Swenson, Daryl J., Olson, John K. and Brinkmeier, William G. 1990. The American Alligator Detects Food Chemicals in Aquatic and Terrestrial Environments. Ethology, 85(3): 191-198. doi:10.1111/j.1439-0310.1990.tb00399.x