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Patricia Trubl

Patricia Trubl

patricia.trubl@asu.edu

School of Life Sciences
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287
USA

Journal Articles

2014

Johnson, J. C., L. S. Miles, P. Trubl and A. Hagenmaier. 2014. Maternal effects on egg investment and offspring performance in black widow spiders. Animal Behaviour 91:67-73. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2014.02.031. (link )

2012

Johnson, J. C., P. Trubl and L. S. Miles. 2012. Black widows in an urban desert: City-living compromises spider fecundity and egg investment despite urban prey abundance. The American Midland Naturalist 168:333-340. (link )

Trubl, P., T. Gburek, L. S. Miles and J. C. Johnson. 2012. Black widows in an urban desert: Population variation in an arthropod pest across metropolitan Phoenix. Urban Ecosystems 15(3):599-609. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-011-0223-2. (link )

2011

Johnson, J. C., P. Trubl, V. Blackmore and L. S. Miles. 2011. Male black widows court well-fed females more than starved females: Silken cues indicate sexual cannibalism risk. Animal Behaviour 82(2):388-390. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2011.05.018. (link )

Trubl, P., V. Blackmore and J. C. Johnson. 2011. Wasteful killing in black widows: Adaptive gluttony or behavioral syndromes of voracity?. Ethology 117:236-245. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0310.2010.01870.x. (link )

Posters

2013

Trubl, P. and J. C. Johnson. 2013. Ecological stoichiometry of the black widow spider: From solitary desert predator to urban pest. Poster presented at the 11 January 2013, 15th Annual CAP LTER Poster Symposium and All Scientist Meeting 2013, Skysong, Scottsdale, AZ. (link )

2012

Trubl, P. and J. C. Johnson. 2012. The stoichiometry of urban pests: Nutrient composition in an athropod predatory-prey system across metropolitan Phoenix. Poster presented at 13 January 2012 CAP LTER 14th Annual Poster Symposium and All Scientist Meeting, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

2011

Trubl, P., T. Gburek, L. S. Miles and J. C. Johnson. 2011. Black widows in an urban desert: Population variation in an urban pest across metropolitan Phoenix. Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the 12-13 January 2011 CAP LTER 13th Annual Poster Symposium and All Scientist Meeting, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University. (link )

2010

Johnson, J. C., L. S. Miles and P. Trubl. 2010. The urban behavioral ecology of the western black widow spider: The effect of nature and nuture on development and cannibalism. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the January 14, 2010 12th Annual Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability.

2008

Johnson, J. C., C. I. Torres, P. Trubl, A. Gohr and M. Rife. 2008. Urban behavioral ecology of the western black widow spider Latrodectus hesperus: From solitary desert predator to urban pest. Poster presented at 10 January 2008 CAP LTER 10th Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

Thesis (Masters)

2012

Trubl, P. 2012. Population Ecology and Stoichiometry of the Western Black Widow Spider: From Solitary Desert Predator to Urban Pest. M.S. thesis. Arizona State University. (link )