REFERRED JOURNAL ARTICLES

MacLaren, A.R., Z.C. Adcock, McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. 2015. Geographic Distribution. Eleutherodactylus cystignathoides. Herpetological Review 46(2): 211-212.

Adcock, Z.C., A.R. MacLaren, McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. 2015. Geographic Distribution. Sceloporus consobrinus. Herpetological Review 46(2): 218.

Hickel, M.R., Z.C. Adcock McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. 2015. Geographic Distribution. Eleutherodactylus cystignathoides. Herpetological Review 46(2): 211.

McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. 2014. Herpetofaunal community of a high canopy tank bromeliad (Aechmea zebrina) in the Yasuní Biosphere Reserve of Amazonian Ecuador, with comments on the use of “arboreal” in the herpetological literature. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation 8(1) Special Section: 65–75 (e83).

McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. 2014. Oil road effects on the anuran community of a high canopy tank bromeliad (Aechmea zebrina) in the upper Amazon Basin, Ecuador. PLoS ONE 9(1): e85470. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085470.

Bass, M., M. Finer, C. Jenkins, H. Kreft, D. Cisneros-Heredia, S.F. McCracken, N. Pitman, and P. English, K. Swing, G. Villa, A. Di Fiore, C.C. Voigt, and T.H. Kunz. 2010. Global conservation significance of Ecuador’s Yasuní National Park. PLoS ONE – Biology 5(1): e8767.

McCracken, S.F., J.P. Gaertner, M.R.J. Forstner, and D. Hahn. 2009. Detection of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in amphibians from the forest floor to the upper canopy of an Ecuadorian Amazon lowland rainforest. Herpetological Review 40(2): 190-195.

McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. 2008. Bromeliad patch sampling protocol for canopy herpetofauna in neotropical forests. Herpetological Review 39(2): 170-174.

McCracken, S.F., C. Stinson, P. Keller, and M.R.J. Forstner. 2007. Geographic Distribution. Holbrookia propinqua propinqua. Herpetological Review 38(4): 484.

McHenry, D.J., S.F. McCracken, and M.R.J. Forstner. 2007. Geographic Distribution. Pseudemys texana. Herpetological Review 38(2): 217.

McCracken, S.F., M.R.J. Forstner, and J.R. Dixon. 2007. A new species of the Eleutherodactylus lacrimosus assemblage (Anura, Brachycephalidae)from the lowland rainforest canopy of Yasuni National Park, Amazonian Ecuador. Phyllomedusa – Journal of Neotropical Herpetology 6(1): 21-33.

 McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. 2006. Reproductive ecology and behavior of Eleutherodactylus aureolineatus (Anura: Brachycephalidae) in the canopy of the Upper Amazon Basin. Phyllomedusa – Journal of Neotropical Herpetology 5(2): 135-143.

Guayasamin, J.M., S.R. Ron, D.F. Cisneros-Heredia, W. Lamar, and S.F. McCracken. 2006. A new species of frog of the Eleutherodactylus lacrimosus assemblage (Leptodactylidae) from the western Amazon Basin, with comments on the utility of canopy surveys in lowland rainforest. Herpetologica 62: 191-202.

McCracken, S.F. and Michael R.J. Forstner. 2006. Bufo margaritifer – Geophagy. Herpetological Review 37(2): 72-73.

McCracken, S.F., J.R. Dixon, and M.R.J. Forstner. 2005. Geographic Distribution. Agkistrodon piscivorous leucostoma. Herpetological Review 36(3): 338. 

SUBMITTED

McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. Ecological notes on a high canopy tank bromeliad, Aechmea zebrina, in Amazonian Ecuador. Journal of the Bromeliad Society.

IN PREPARATION

McCracken, S.F. and M.R.J. Forstner. Moderated microclimate in a high canopy tank bromeliad (Aechmea zebrina) supports high species diversity. Biotropica.

McCracken, S.F., C. Donihue and M.R.J. Forstner. Flesh-fly myiasis in an Amazonian microhylid frog. Herpetological Review.

BOOK CHAPTER

McCracken, S.F., 2012, Canopy Research. In: Yasuní Tiputini & The Web of Life. P. Oxford, R. Bish, and K. Swing. Pp. 245-250. Ingwe Press, Quito, Ecuador.

NON-REFERRED ARTICLES

McCracken, S.F., E. Ozel, and M.R.J. Forstner. Minimizing wildlife-motorist interactions – 2014 Annual Report. Project report submitted to Texas Department of Transportation. 24 pgs.

Ozel, E., S.F. McCracken, and M.R.J. Forstner. Red Imported Fire Ant – 2014 Annual Report. Project report submitted to Texas Department of Transportation. 13 pgs.

Forstner, M.R.J., J. Dixon, S.F. McCracken, and D. Stout. 2012. Houston toad – 2012 chorusing survey: Final report. Project report submitted to Bastrop County, USFWS, and our collaborating partners. 14 pgs.

Forstner, M.R.J. and S.F. McCracken. 2012. Houston toad recovery project in response to Bastrop county complex fire 2012. Project report submitted to Texas Department of Transportation. 8 pgs.

Forstner, M.R.J.,  D.J. McHenry, M. Gaston, L. Villalobos, P. Crump, S.F. McCracken, J.T. Jackson, T. Swannack, J. Bell, J. Gaertner, S. Mays, D. Hahn, and J.R. Dixon. 2007.Final Technical Report.  The Houston toad 2007: Annual research and monitoring.  Submitted to the USFWS and our collaborating partners.  20 pgs.

Forstner, M.R.J., D.J. McHenry, J.T. Jackson, S.F. McCracken, M. Gaston, P. Crump, and J.R. Dixon. 2007. Annual Report. Houston toad metapopulation assessment and genetics: Data necessary for effective recovery strategies in a significantly fragmented landscape. Annual report submitted to TPWD/USFWS. 8 pgs.

Bass, M., R. Bilsborrow, R.J. Burnham, C. Canaday, M. De Angelo, L.J. Dew, A. Di Fiore, J. Greenberg, G. Harper, P. Herbertson, M. Finer, M. Franzen, H. Kreft, S.F. McCracken, A. Mertl, N. Pitman, T. Quesenberry, and G. Villa. 2004. Technical advisory report on: the biodiversity of Yasuni national park, its conservation significance, the impacts of roads therein, and our position statement. Amicus Curiae for court cases pending on the Petrobras license for Block 31 in Ecuador.