Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021-05-01 Lipid signature of neural tissues of marine and terrestrial mammals: consistency across species and habitats -- B, Biochemical. systematic, and environmental physiologyJournal of Comparative Physiology.  191:815-829. 2021-05-01
2014-04-01 Foraging ecology and niche segregation in pygmy (Kogia breviceps) and dwarf (Kogia sima) sperm whales from waters of the U.S. mid-Atlantic coastMarine Mammal Science2014-04-01
2013-05-01 Novel locomotor muscle design in extreme deep-diving whalesJournal of Experimental Biology.  216:1862-1871. 2013-05-01
2013-04-01 Blunt force trauma induced by vessel collisions with large whalesDiseases of Aquatic Organisms.  103:245-251. 2013-04-01
2013-04-01 Comparison of abundance and habitat usage for common bottlenose dolphins between sites exposed to differential anthropogenic stressors within the estuaries of southern Georgia, USAMarine Mammal Science2013-04-01
2013-04-01 Locomotor muscle profile of a deep (Kogia breviceps) versus shallow (Tursiops truncatus) diving cetaceanJournal of Morphology.  274:663–675. 2013-04-01
2013-04-01 Sharp-trauma by vessel collisions with pinnipeds and cetaceansDiseases of Aquatic Organisms.  103:251-256. 2013-04-01
2013-01-01 Integrating multiple techniques to identify stock boundaries of common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems2013-01-01
2012-11-01 Lipid class and depth-specific thermal properties in the blubber of two species of odontocete cetaceans, the short-finned pilot whale (Globicephala macrorhynchus) and the pygmy sperm whale (Kogia breviceps).Journal of Experimental Biology.  215:4330-4339. 2012-11-01
2011-01-01 Community structure in pelagic marine mammals at large spatial scales as revealed by multivariate ordinationMarine Ecology Progress Series.  434:165-181. 2011-01-01
2011-01-01 Evaluation of a single-pin, satellite-linked transmitter deployed on bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) along the coast of Georgia, U.S.AAquatic Mammals.  37:187-192. 2011-01-01
2011-01-01 Observations of a western North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) birth offshore of the protected Southeast U.S. critical habitatMarine Mammal Science.  27:E234-E240. 2011-01-01
2011-01-01 Relationship between persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and ranging patterns in common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from coastal Georgia, USAScience of the Total Environment.  409:2094-2101. 2011-01-01
2010-08-01 The buoyancy of the integument of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus): Effects of growth, reproduction and nutritional stateMarine Mammal Science.  26:573-587. 2010-08-01
2010-08-01 Tissue-specific distribution and whole body burden estimates of persistent organic pollutants in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.  29:1263-1273. 2010-08-01
2010-04-01 Lung size and thoracic morphology in shallow (Tursiops truncatus) and deep (Kogia spp.) diving cetaceansJournal of Morphology.  269:1520-1538. 2010-04-01
2010-04-01 Using infrared thermography to assess seasonal trends in dorsal fin surface temperatures of free-swimming bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Sarasota Bay, FL, U.S.AMarine Mammal Science.  26:53-66. 2010-04-01
2009-01-01 Evaluation of Hematologic and biochemical values for convalescing seals from the coast of MaineJournal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine.  40:421–429. 2009-01-01
2008-01-01 Bartonella species detection in captive and stranded versus healthy free-ranging dolphins and porpoises in the southeastern United StatesVeterinary Research.  39:59-66. 2008-01-01
2008-01-01 Morphology of the melon and its tendinous connections to the facial muscles in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)Journal of Morphology.  269:820-839. 2008-01-01
2008-01-01 Ontogenetic changes in the structural stiffness of the tailstock of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)Journal of Experimental Biology.  211:3205-3213. 2008-01-01
2008-01-01 Seasonal abundance and distribution patterns of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) near St. JosephJournal of Cetacean Research and Management.  10:157-167. 2008-01-01
2008-01-01 The gross morphology and histochemistry of respiratory muscles in bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatusJournal of Morphology.  269:1520-1538. 2008-01-01


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2008-01-01 Skull anatomy.  Academic Press. 1033-1047. 2008-01-01


Research Overview

  • marine mammalogy, vertebrate functional morphology
  • Co-principal Investigator On

  • Response to Marine Mammal Strandings in Southern North Carolina with Special Emphasis on Bottlenose Dolphin Post-UME Monitoring, Human Interaction Diagnosis in support of the Bottlenose Dolphin Take Reduction Team, and Enhanced Ancillary Analyses 2021-09-01 - 2022-08-01
  • Documenting Whale Movements off Virginia 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-01
  • Marine Mammal Aerial Surveys in Virginia 2012-09-01 - 2013-09-01
  • Monitoring of Protected Species in the Onslow AFAST and Jacksonville USWTR sites 2012-06-01 - 2013-03-01
  • Response to and Necropsy of Stranded Large Whales in North Carolina and Virginia 2010-08-01 - 2012-07-01
  • Monitoring of Protected Species in the Onslow AFAST and Jacksonville USWTR sites 2010-09-01 - 2011-12-01
  • Long-term monitoring of protected species in the USWTR; Onslow Bay and Jacksonville, FL 2009-04-01 - 2011-04-01
  • Long-term monitoring of protected species in the USWTR; Onslow Bay and Jacksonville, FL 2009-02-01 - 2010-04-01
  • Long-term monitoring of protected species in the USWTR; Jacksonville, FL 2009-02-01 - 2010-03-01
  • ; Long-term monitoring of protected species in the USWTR 2008-07-01 - 2009-08-01
  • Monitoring of Protected Species in the Onslow AFAST and Jacksonville USWTR sites 2013-03-01 -
  • Monitoring of Protected Species in the Onslow AFAST and Jacksonville USWTR sites 2012-03-01 -
  • Weak Hook Testing 2012-01-01 -
  • Monitoring of Protected Species in the Onslow AFAST and Jacksonville USWTR sites 2011-05-01 -
  • Teaching Overview

  • marine mammalogy, comparative vertebrate anatomy, functional morphology, biomechanics
  • Full Name

  • D Ann Pabst