Zen Faulkes

Professor
Edinburg, TX
University of Lethbridge, B.Sc., 1989 University of Victoria, Ph.D., 1996 McGill University, post-doctoral research, 1996-1999 University of Melbourne,post-doctoral research, 1999-2001 The University of Texas-Pan American, faculty, 2001-2015. The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, faculty, 2015-present.

Publications

  • Faulkes Z, Feria TP, Muñoz J. 2012. Do Marmorkrebs, Procambarus fallax f. virginalis, threaten freshwater Japanese ecosystems? Aquatic Biosystems 8: 13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2046-9063-8-13
  • Carreon N, Faulkes Z, Fredensborg BL. 2011. Polypocephalus sp. infects the nervous system and increases activity of commercially harvested white shrimp (Litopenaeus setiferus). Journal of Parasitology 97(5): 755-759. http://dx.doi.org/10.1645/GE-2749.1
  • Espinoza SY, Faulkes Z. 2011. Escaping while defenseless or blind: effects of sensory input on tailflipping in crayfish, Procambarus clarkii (Girard, 1852). Freshwater Crayfish 18(1): 13-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.5869/fc.2011.v18.13
  • Faulkes Z. 2011. Can brain imaging replace interrogation and torture? Global Virtue Ethics Review 6(2): 55-78. http://www.spaef.com/article.php?id=1266
  • Faulkes Z. 2011. The decade the clones came. In: Goldman J (ed.), Zivkovic B (series ed.), The Open Laboratory: The Best of Science Writing on the Web 2010, pp. 151-156. Coturnix: Chapel Hill.
  • Feria TP, Faulkes Z. 2011. Forecasting the distribution of Marmorkrebs, a parthenogenetic crayfish with high invasive potential, in Madagascar, Europe, and North America. Aquatic Invasions 6(1): 55-67. http://dx.doi.org/10.3391/ai.2011.6.1.07
  • Jimenez SA, Faulkes Z. 2011. Can the parthenogenetic marbled crayfish Marmorkrebs compete with other crayfish species in fights? Journal of Ethology 29(1): 115-120.
  • Nasir U, Faulkes Z. 2011. Color polymorphism of sand crabs, Lepidopa benedicti (Decapoda, Albuneidae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 31(2): 240-245. http://dx.doi.org/10.1651/10-3356.1
  • How much is that crayfish in the window? Online monitoring of Marmorkrebs, Procambarus fallax f. virginalis (Hagen, 1870) in the North American pet trade DOI: 10.5869/fc.2013.v19.039
  • Do Marmorkrebs, Procambarus fallax f. virginalis, threaten freshwater Japanese ecosystems? DOI: 10.1186/2046-9063-8-13
  • Escaping while defenseless or blind: Effects of sensory input on tailflipping in the crayfishProcambarus clarkii(Girard, 1852) DOI: 10.5869/fc.2011.v18.13
  • Procambarus clarkii(Girard, 1852) DOI: 10.5869/fc.2011.v18.13
  • Color Polymorphism of Sand Crabs, Lepidopa benedicti (Decapoda: Anomura: Albuneidae) DOI: 10.1651/10-3356.1
  • Forecasting the distribution of Marmorkrebs, a parthenogenetic crayfish with high invasive potential, in Madagascar, Europe, and North America DOI: 10.3391/ai.2011.6.1.07
  • Can the parthenogenetic marbled crayfish Marmorkrebs compete with other crayfish species in fights? DOI: 10.1007/s10164-010-0232-2
  • The spread of the parthenogenetic marbled crayfish, Marmorkrebs (Procambarus sp.), in the North American pet trade DOI: 10.3391/ai.2010.5.4.16
  • Texture preferences of ascidian tadpole larvae during settlement DOI: 10.1080/10236240802360914
  • Turning Loss Into Opportunity: The Key Deletion of an Escape Circuit in Decapod Crustaceans DOI: 10.1159/000171488
  • Evolutionary string theory DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X07002270
  • Loss of Escape-Related Giant Neurons in a Spiny Lobster, Panulirus argus DOI: 10.2307/4134545
  • The locomotor toolbox of the spanner crab, Ranina ranina (brachyura, Raninidae) DOI: 10.1163/156854006776952874
  • DIGGING MECHANISMS AND SUBSTRATE PREFERENCES OF SHOVEL NOSED LOBSTERS, IBACUS PERONII (DECAPODA: SCYLLARIDAE) DOI: 10.1651/C-2628.1
  • Mechanisms of behavioral switching DOI: 10.1007/s00359-004-0560-1
  • Loss of escape responses and giant neurons in the tailflipping circuits of slipper lobsters, Ibacus spp. (Decapoda, Palinura, Scyllaridae) DOI: 10.1016/j.asd.2003.12.003
  • Effects of Removal of Muscle Receptor Organ Input on the Temporal Structure of Non-Giant Swimming Cycles in the Crayfish, Cherax Destructor DOI: 10.1080/1023624021000014734
  • Muscle receptor organs do not mediate load compensation during body roll and defense response extensions in the crayfish Cherax destructor DOI: 10.1002/jez.1129.abs
  • A Map of Distal Leg Motor Neurons in the Thoracic Ganglia of Four Decapod Crustacean Species DOI: 10.1159/000112990
  • Review of Anatomy of a Controversy: the Question of a 'Language' Among Bees, by A. M. Wenner & P. H. Wells DOI: 10.1006/anbe.1994.1170
  • Connecting invertebrate behavior, neurophysiology and evolution with Eshkol-Wachman movement notation DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X00068631

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