Ben Kefford

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Ecological effects of contaminants and other stressors in freshwater ecological systems.

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An integrated database of stream macroinvertebrate traits for Australia: concept and application

Kefford, B. J., Botwe, P. K., Brooks, A. J., Kunz, S., Marchant, R., Maxwell, S., Metzeling, L., Schäfer, R. B. & Thompson, R. M., 1 Jul 2020, In : Ecological Indicators. 114, p. 1-10 10 p., 106280.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • Benthic diatoms as indicators of herbicide toxicity in rivers: A new SPEcies At Risk (SPEARherbicides ) index

    Wood, R., Mitrovic, S., Lim, R., Warne, M., Dunlop, J. & KEFFORD, B., 1 Apr 2019, In : Ecological Indicators. 99, p. 203-213 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Citations (Scopus)

    Biological interactions mediate context and species-specific sensitivities to salinity

    Bray, J. P., Reich, J., Nichols, S. J., Kon Kam King, G., Mac Nally, R., Thompson, R., O’Reilly-Nugent, A. & Kefford, B. J., 21 Jan 2019, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 374, 1764, p. 1-10 10 p., 20180020.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 10 Citations (Scopus)

    Identifying sex-linked markers in Litoria aurea: a novel approach to understanding sex chromosome evolution in an amphibian

    Sopniewski, J., Shams, F., Scheele, B. C., Kefford, B. & Ezaz, T., 12 Nov 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, p. 1-10 10 p., 16591 .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Is metal flocculation from mining activities a previously overlooked mechanism for impairing freshwater ecosystems?

    Reich, J. K. A., Nichols, S. J., Maher, W. A. & Kefford, B. J., 25 Jun 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 671, p. 1108-1115 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Citations (Scopus)