Publications: Alpers, Deryn
Salinas, M., Bunce, M., Cancilla, D., Alpers, D.L. and Spencer, P.B.S. (2009) Divergent lineages in the heath mouse (Pseudomys shortridgei) are indicative of major contraction to geographically isolated refugia on the eastern and western sides of Australia during the early Pleistocene. Australian Journal of Zoology, 57 (1). pp. 41-47.
Hampton, J.O., Spencer, P.B.S., Alpers, D.L., Twigg, L.E., Woolnough, A.P., Doust, J., Higgs, T. and Pluske, J.R. (2004) Molecular techniques, wildlife management and the importance of genetic population structure and dispersal: a case study with feral pigs. Journal of Applied Ecology, 41 (4). pp. 735-743.
Alpers, D.L., Van Vuuren, B.J., Arctander, P. and Robinson, T.J. (2004) Population genetics of the roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus) with suggestions for conservation. Molecular Ecology, 13 (7). pp. 1771-1784.
Joseph, L., Wilke, T., Bermingham, E., Alpers, D. and Ricklefs, R. (2004) Towards a phylogenetic framework for the evolution of shakes, rattles, and rolls in Myiarchus tyrant-flycatchers (Aves: Passeriformes: Tyrannidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 31 (1). pp. 139-152.
Alacs, E., Alpers, D., de Tores, P.J., Dillon, M. and Spencer, P.B.S. (2003) Identifying the presence of quokkas (Setonix brachyurus) and other macropods using cytochrome b analyses from faeces. Wildlife Research, 30 (1). pp. 41-47.
Joseph, L., Wilke, T. and Alpers, D. (2003) Independent evolution of migration on the South American landscape in a long-distance temperate-tropical migratory bird, Swainson's flycatcher (Myiarchus swainsoni). Journal of Biogeography, 30 (6). pp. 925-937.
Alpers, D.L., Taylor, A.C., Sunnucks, P., Bellman, S.A. and Sherwin, W.B. (2003) Pooling hair samples to increase DNA yield for PCR. Conservation Genetics, 4 (6). pp. 779-788.
Alpers, D.L., Gaikhorst, G., Lambert, C., Fletcher, T. and Spencer, P.B.S. (2003) An extension to the known range of the desert mouse Pseudomys desertor south into the Great Victoria Desert, Western Australia. Australian Mammalogy, 25 (1). pp. 95-96.
Joseph, L., Wilke, T. and Alpers, D. (2002) Reconciling genetic expectations from host specificity with historical population dynamics in an avian brood parasite, Horsfield's Bronze-Cuckoo Chalcites basalis of Australia. Molecular Ecology, 11 (4). pp. 829-837.
Crowther, M.S., Spencer, P.B.S., Alpers, D. and Dickman, C.R. (2002) Taxonomic status of the mardo, Antechinus flavipes leucogaster (Marsupialia : Dasyuridae): a morphological, molecular, reproductive and bioclimatic approach. Australian Journal of Zoology, 50 (6). pp. 627-647.
Alpers, D., Sanders, R.C. and Hampson, D.J. (1991) Rotavirus excretion by village pigs in Papua New Guinea. Australian Veterinary Journal, 68 (2). pp. 65-67.