* denotes undergraduate co-author
Maginnis TL. 2006. Leg regeneration in a stick insect stunts wing size and hinders flight performance (Sipyloidea sipylus). Proceedings of the Royal Society: B 273(1595): 1811-1814.
Maginnis TL. 2006. Costs of regeneration and autotomy in animals: a review and framework for future research. Behavioral Ecology 17(5): 857-872.
Maginnis TL and LP Maginnis. 2007. Aututomy and regeneration in Didymuria violescens (Phasmatodea) in New South Wales, Australia. The Australian Entomologist 34(1): 27-32.
Maginnis TL, CL Cool* and JL Muniz*. 2008. Some observations on the mating behavior of the giant walking stick Megaphasma dentricus. Texas Journal of Science 60(1): 57-62.
Maginnis TL. 2008. The cause of autotomy in a stick insect: predation versus molting. Florida Entomologist 91(1): 126-127.
Maginnis TL. 2009. New non-fiction: reviews and suggestions for their use in organismal courses. Bioscene 35(2): 46-49.
Maginnis TL and CR Redmond*. 2009. Leg regeneration trade-offs in the two-striped walking stick (Phasmatodea). Annuals of the Entomological Society of America 102(6): 1099-1104.
Ramsey ME, TL Maginnis, RY Wong, C Brock, ME Cummings. 2012. Identifying context-specific gene profiles of social, reproductive and mate preference behavior in a fish with female mate choice. Frontiers in Neurogenomics 6(62): 1-15.
Brady, PC, K Travis, TL Maginnis, and ME Cummings. 2013. The polarocryptic mirror: a biological adaptation for open-ocean camouflage. Proceedings of the National Acadmey of Sciences. 110(24): 9764–9769.
Maginnis TL, M Niederhausen, KS Bates*, TB White-Toney*. 2014. Patterns of Autotomy and Regeneration in Hemigrapsus nudus. Journal of Marine and Freshwater Behavior and Physiology. 47(3): 135-146.
Maginnis TL and CR Redmond*. (in press). Sexual vs. asexual reproduction in a stick insect. Texas Journal of Science.
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Office/Academic Year: BC 264 (x8986)
Lab/Summer: SWI 128 (x7269)
Animal Behavior (Bio 347)
Marine Biology (Bio 338) and Lab (Bio 368)
Intro to Marine Biology (Bio 191/291)
Sexual Selection (Bio 388)
Entomology (Bio 391)
Evolution (Bio 453)
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Class of 2015:
Jeff Fang, Megan Gogal, Ryan Kain, Cassidy McCartney, Richard Parsons, Taylor Rudow, Clayton Steed, Deanna Williams, Jake Williams, Marci Witczak
Class of 2014:
Katie Bates, Chris Delap, Steven King, Jeff Veon, Madelyn Voelker, Tai White-Toney
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Jordan Albrich, Ryan Atkins, Beth Bernards, Rachel Brauner,
Emma Larson, Tim Luethke, Kelsey Nevins, Matt Ortman
Class of 2012:
Sara Bayer, Spencer Degerstedt, Elliot Frank, Lizz Hepp, Kate Huber,
Masis Isikbay, Hailey Knettles, Amiana McEwen, Michael Pacholec,
John Varner, Eric Wilkman
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