Timothy Frasier


Faculty of Science
Biology

Faculty Member Information

Scholarly Contributions

Book

Kraus S, Pace R, Frasier T. "Chapter: High investment, low return: the strange case of reproduction in Eubalaena glacialis. In: The Urban Whale: North Atlantic Right Whales at the Crossroads (Kraus SD, Rolland RR, eds.)" (Winter - 2007)
Frasier T, McLeod B, Bower R, Brown M, White B. "Chapter: Right whales past and present as revealed by their genes. In: The Urban Whale: North Atlantic Right Whales at the Crossroad" (Winter - 2007)

Journal Articles

Frasier T, Hamilton P, Brown M, Kraus S, White B. "Reciprocal exchange and subsequent adoption of calves by two North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis)", Aquatic Mammals 36 (Winter - 2013), 115-120
Gillett R, Frasier T, Rolland R, White B. "Molecular identification of individual North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) using free-floating feces", Marine Mammal Science 26 (Winter - 2013), 917-936
Augusto J, Frasier T, Whitehead H. "Using photography to determine sex in pilot whales (Globicephala melas) is not possible: males and females have similar dorsal fins", Marine Mammal Science 29 (Winter - 2013), 213-220
Cole T, Hamilton P, Henry A, Duley P, III Pace, White B, Frasier T. "Evidence of a North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis mating ground", Endangered Species Research 21 (Winter - 2013), 55-64
McLeod B, Frasier T, Dyke A, Savelle J, White B. "Examination of ten thousand years of mitochondrial DNA diversity and population demographics in bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) of the Central Canadian Arctic", Marine Mammal Science 28 (Winter - 2012), E426-E443
Burns L, Brodes H, Frasier T. "Characterization of 11 tetranucleotide microsatellite loci for the little brown bat (Myotis lucifugus) based on in silico genome sequences", Conservation Genetics Resources 4 (Winter - 2012), 653-655
Frasier T, Koroscil S, White B, Darling J. "Assessment of population substructure in relation to summer feeding ground use in the eastern North Pacific gray whale", Endangered Species Research 14 (Winter - 2011), 39-48
Wood S, Frasier T, McLeod B, Gilbert J, White B, Bowen W, Hammill M, Waring G, Brault S. "The genetics of recolonization: an analysis of grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) stock structure in the northwest Atlantic", Canadian Journal of Zoology 89 (Winter - 2011), 490-487
Frasier T, Roderick C. "Improving how evolution is taught: facilitating a shift from memorization to evolutionary thinking", Evolution: Education & Outreach 4 (Winter - 2011), 298-307
McLeod B, Brown M, Frasier T, White B. "DNA profile of a 16th century western North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis)", Conservation Genetics. 11 (Winter - 2010), 339-345
Frasier T, Hamilton P, Brown M, Kraus S, White B. "Sources and rates of errors in methods of individual identification in the North Atlantic right whale", Journal of Mammalogy 90 (Winter - 2009), 1246-1255
Wang J, Frasier T, S-C Yang, White B. "Detecting recent speciation events: the case of the finless porpoise (genus Neophocaena)", Heredity 101 (Winter - 2008), 145-155
Frasier T, White B. "Increased efficiency of genetic profiling through quantity and quality assessment of fluorescently-labeled oligonucleotide primers", BioTechniques 44 (Winter - 2008), 49-52
Frasier T. "STORM: software for testing hypotheses of relatedness and mating patterns", Molecular Ecology Resources 8 (Winter - 2008), 1263-1266
Frasier T, Hamilton P, Brown M, Conger L, Knowlton A, Marx M, Slay C, Kraus S, White B. "Patterns of male reproductive success in a highly promiscuous whale species: the endangered North Atlantic right whale", Molecular Ecology 16 (Winter - 2007), 5277-5293
Frasier T, Rastogi T, Brown M, Hamilton P, Kraus S, White B. "Characterization of tetranucleotide microsatellite loci and development and validation of multiplex reactions for the study of right whale species (genus Eubalaena)", Molecular Ecology Notes 6 (Winter - 2006), 1025-1029
McLeod B, Frasier T, White B. , Canadian Journal of Zoology 84 (Winter - 2006), 1066-1069
Rastogi T, Brown M, McLeod B, Frasier T, Grenier R, Cumbaa S, Nadarajah J, White B. "Genetic analysis of 16th century whale bones prompts a revision of the impact of Basque whaling on right and bowhead whales in the western North Atlantic", Canadian Journal of Zoology 82 (Winter - 2004), 1647-1654
Frasier T, Wilson P, White B. "Rapid screening of microsatellite markers for polymorphisms using SYBR Green I and a DNA sequencer", BioTechniques 36 (Winter - 2004), 408-409

Presentation

Frasier Timothy. ""Genetic profiling of North Atlantic right whales: Applications to paternity analyses."", Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Winter - 2009)
Frasier Timothy. , *All 2008 Presentations at: Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting. (Fall - 2008)
Frasier Timothy. , 17th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals (Fall - 2007)
Frasier Timothy. , Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Fall - 2007)
Frasier Timothy. , Marine Mammal Commission Right Whale Program Review (Winter - 2006)
Frasier Timothy. , : The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals. (Fall - 2005)
Frasier Timothy. , The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals (Fall - 2005)
Frasier Timothy. , The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals (Fall - 2005)
Frasier Timothy. , Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Fall - 2005)
Frasier Timothy. , Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Fall - 2004)
Frasier Timothy. , Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Fall - 2004)
Frasier Timothy. ""Recent developments in genetic research."", Annual research planning meeting held by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (Winter - 2004)
Frasier Timothy. "" Genetic Profiling of the North Atlantic Right Whale: Implications on Estimates of Population Size and Structure."", Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Fall - 2003)
Frasier Timothy. "" Genetic Profiling of the North Atlantic Right Whale: Implications on Estimates of Population Size and Structure."", Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Fall - 2003)
Frasier Timothy. ""Genetic analysis of the North Atlantic right whale", The annual research planning meeting held by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (Winter - 2003)
Frasier Timothy. ""Assessment of MHC variability and its effects on reproduction, morbidity, and mortality in the North Atlantic right whale."", 14th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals (Fall - 2001)
Frasier Timothy. ""Genetic analysis of whale bones from a 16th century Basque whaling site."", Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Winter - 2001)
Frasier Timothy. ""Genetic Analysis of the North Atlantic right whale"", Annual Northeast Wildlife Graduate Conference (Winter - 2001)
Frasier Timothy. , Annual Right Whale Consortium Meeting (Fall - 2001)

Other Publications

Frasier T, Brown M, Kraus S, White B. "Assessment of current reproductive data for the western North Atlantic right whale (Appendix 5). In: Reeves,R.R.; Rolland, R; Clapham, P.J., editors. Causes of reproductive failure in North Atlantic right whales: new avenues of research"
Report of a workshop held 26-28 April 2000, Falmouth, Massachusetts. Northeast Fisheries Science Center Reference Document. (Winter - 2001)