Soulsbury, CD, Bateson, M, Braithwaite, V, Brash, M, Cotter, SC,Elwood, RW, Gray, H, Smith, L, Whiting, M, Wilkinson, A & Collins, LM, (In Revision) How to…welfare and ethical considerations in research involving the use of wild animals. Journal of Animal Ecology
Cotter, SC, Pincheira-Donoso, D & Thorogood, R. (2019) Defences against brood parasites from a social immunity perspective. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B.374: 20180207https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2018.0207
Pincheira-Donoso, D, Bachrati, CZ, Cotter, SC, Brandreth, E, Cole, J, Daly, E, King, C, Montgomery, L, Ortega, E, Reed, T, Sajez, A, Smith, J, Van Der Westhuizen, T, Williams, A & Canto, J (2018). Field observations on the natural history and breeding behavior of the Atacama toad (Rhinella atacamensis, Anura: Bufonidae) from Chile. Boletin del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural de Chile, 67: 25-31.
Miller, CM & Cotter, SC (2018) Resistance and tolerance: The role of nutrients on pathogen dynamics and infection outcomes in an insect host.Journal of Animal Ecology, 87: 500-510 https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656
Duarte, A, Cotter, SC, De Gasperin, O, Houslay, TM, Boncoraglio, G, Welch, M & Kilner, RM (2018) No evidence of a cleaning mutualism between burying beetles and their phoretic mites.Scientific Reports, 1: 13838
Lindstedt, C, Boncoraglio, G, Cotter, SC, Gilbert JDG & Kilner, RM (2017) Aposematism in the burying beetle? Dual function of anal fluid in parental care and chemical defence. Behavioural Ecology, 28: 1414-1422
Duarte, A, Cotter, SC, Reavey, CE, Ward, RJ, De Gasperin, O & Kilner, RM (2016). Social immunity of the family: parental contributions to a public good modulated by brood size. Evolutionary Ecology, 30: 123-135.
Cotter, SC & Kilner, RM. (2010) Sexual division of antibacterial resource defence in breeding burying beetles, Nicrophorus vespilloides,Journal of Animal Ecology, 79: 35-43 (Cover image for this issue).
Ward, RJS, Cotter, SC, & Kilner, RM. (2009) Current brood size and residual reproductive value predict brood desertion in the burying beetle Nicrophorus vespilloides, Behavioral Ecology, 20: 1274-1281 (Cover image for this issue).
Cotter, SC, Myatt, JP, Benskin, CMH & Wilson, K (2008) Selection for cuticular melanism reveals immune function and life-history trade-offs in Spodoptera littoralis.Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 21: 1744-1754.
Fitt, GP & Cotter, SC (2005) The Helicoverpa problem in Australia In: Heliothis/ Helicoverpa Management: Emerging trends and strategies for future research H.C. Sharma (Ed). Pg 45-61, Oxford and IBH publishing
Cotter, SC, Hails, RS, Cory, JS & Wilson, K (2004) Density-dependent prophylaxis and condition-dependent immune function in Lepidopteran larvae: a multivariate approach. Journal of Animal Ecology, 73: 283-293.