Publications: Hourston, Mathew
Valesini, F., Hourston, M., Wildsmith, M., Coen, N., Tweedley, J., Hallett, C., Linke, T. and Potter, I. (2011) Classifying estuarine habitats and predicting their fish faunas – tools for managers and ecologists. In: 48th Annual Conference of the Australian Marine Science Association, 3 - 7 July, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Hourston, M., Potter, I.C., Warwick, R.M. and Valesini, F.J. (2011) The characteristics of the nematode faunas in subtidal sediments of a large microtidal estuary and nearshore coastal waters differ markedly. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 94 (1). pp. 68-76.
Valesini, F.J., Hourston, M., Wildsmith, M.D., Coen, N.J. and Potter, I.C. (2010) New quantitative approaches for classifying and predicting local-scale habitats in estuaries. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 86 (4). pp. 645-664.
Valesini, F.J., Coen, N.J., Wildsmith, M.D., Hourston, M., Tweedley, J.R., Hallett, C.S., Linke, T.E. and Potter, I.C. (2009) Relationships between fish faunas and habitat type in south-western Australian estuaries. Fisheries Research and Development Corporation Final Report, July 2009. Centre for Fish and Fisheries Research, Murdoch University.
Hourston, M., Potter, I.C., Warwick, R.M., Valesini, F.J. and Clarke, K.R. (2009) Spatial and seasonal variations in the ecological characteristics of the free-living nematode assemblages in a large microtidal estuary. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 82 (2). pp. 309-322.
Hourston, Mathew (2009) The ecology of free-living nematodes in nearshore marine and estuarine sediments of the microtidal lower west coast of Australia. PhD thesis, Murdoch University.
Hourston, M., Warwick, R.M., Valesini, F.J. and Potter, I.C. (2005) To what extent are the characteristics of nematode assemblages in nearshore sediments on the west Australian coast related to habitat type, season and zone? Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 64 (4). pp. 601-612.
Hourston, M., Platell, M.E., Valesini, F.J. and Potter, I.C. (2004) Factors influencing the diets of four morphologically divergent fish species in nearshore marine waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK, 84 (4). pp. 805-817.
Valesini, F.J., Potter, I.C., Wildsmith, M.D., Hourston, M., Platell, M.E., Coen, N.J., Schafer, L.N., Seidel, S.T. and Whitehead, A.L. (2004) The importance to commercial and recreational fish species of the various habitats found in the nearshore marine waters and estuaries of south-western Australia. Murdoch University.