Nigel C. Bennett - Publications

Affiliations: 
Dept. of Zoology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa 
Area:
African mole rats

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2019 van der Merwe I, Bennett NC, Haim A, Oosthuizen MK. Effects of the colour of photophase light on locomotor activity in a nocturnal and a diurnal South African rodent. Biology Letters. 15: 20190597. PMID 31573427 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2019.0597  0.52
2019 Eigenbrod O, Debus KY, Reznick J, Bennett NC, Sánchez-Carranza O, Omerbašić D, Hart DW, Barker AJ, Zhong W, Lutermann H, Katandukila JV, Mgode G, Park TJ, Lewin GR. Rapid molecular evolution of pain insensitivity in multiple African rodents. Science (New York, N.Y.). 364: 852-859. PMID 31147513 DOI: 10.1126/science.aau0236  0.68
2019 Bozek K, Khrameeva EE, Reznick J, Omerbašić D, Bennett NC, Lewin GR, Azpurua J, Gorbunova V, Seluanov A, Regnard P, Wanert F, Marchal J, Pifferi F, Aujard F, Liu Z, et al. Publisher Correction: Lipidome determinants of maximal lifespan in mammals. Scientific Reports. 9: 6972. PMID 31043659 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-43122-9  0.68
2019 van Jaarsveld B, Bennett NC, Hart DW, Oosthuizen MK. Locomotor activity and body temperature rhythms in the Mahali mole-rat (C. h. mahali): The effect of light and ambient temperature variations. Journal of Thermal Biology. 79: 24-32. PMID 30612682 DOI: 10.1016/j.jtherbio.2018.11.013  0.52
2018 Davies KTJ, Bennett NC, Faulkes CG, Rossiter SJ. Limited evidence for parallel molecular adaptations associated with the subterranean niche in mammals: a comparative study of three superorders. Molecular Biology and Evolution. PMID 30137400 DOI: 10.1093/molbev/msy161  1
2018 Walcher J, Ojeda-Alonso J, Haseleu J, Oosthuizen MK, Rowe AH, Bennett NC, Lewin GR. Specialized mechanoreceptor systems in rodent glabrous skin. The Journal of Physiology. PMID 30132906 DOI: 10.1113/JP276608  0.68
2018 van der Merwe I, Lukáts Á, Bláhová V, Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Němec P. The topography of rods, cones and intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells in the retinas of a nocturnal (Micaelamys namaquensis) and a diurnal (Rhabdomys pumilio) rodent. Plos One. 13: e0202106. PMID 30092025 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0202106  0.52
2018 Medger K, Bennett NC, Chimimba CT, Oosthuizen MK, Mikkelsen JD, Coen CW. Analysis of GnRH-1 and kisspeptin neuronal systems in the non-photoregulated seasonally breeding eastern rock elephant-shrew (Elephantulus myurus). The Journal of Comparative Neurology. PMID 30004584 DOI: 10.1002/cne.24498  0.64
2018 Medger K, Bennett NC, Lutermann H, Ganswindt A. Non-invasive assessment of glucocorticoid and androgen metabolite levels in cooperatively breeding Damaraland mole-rats (Fukomys damarensis). General and Comparative Endocrinology. PMID 29782838 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2018.05.018  0.48
2018 Torrents-Ticó M, Bennett NC, Jarvis JUM, Zöttl M. Growth affects dispersal success in social mole-rats, but not the duration of philopatry. Biology Letters. 14. PMID 29467175 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2018.0005  0.88
2017 Retief L, Bennett NC, Jarvis JUM, Bastos ADS. Subterranean Mammals: Reservoirs of Infection or Overlooked Sentinels of Anthropogenic Environmental Soiling? Ecohealth. PMID 29094221 DOI: 10.1007/s10393-017-1281-6  0.88
2017 Weber RE, Jarvis JUM, Fago A, Bennett NC. O2 binding and CO2 sensitivity in hemoglobins of subterranean African mole rats. The Journal of Experimental Biology. PMID 28851819 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.160457  0.88
2017 Archer EK, Bennett NC, Junker K, Faulkes CG, Lutermann H. THE DISTRIBUTION OF GASTROINTESTINAL PARASITES IN TWO POPULATIONS OF COMMON MOLE-RATS (CRYPTOMYS HOTTENTOTUS HOTTENTOTUS). The Journal of Parasitology. PMID 28850800 DOI: 10.1645/17-62  1
2017 Faulkes CG, Mgode GF, Archer EK, Bennett NC. Relic populations of Fukomys mole-rats in Tanzania: description of two new species F. livingstoni sp. nov. and F. hanangensis sp. nov. Peerj. 5: e3214. PMID 28462027 DOI: 10.7717/peerj.3214  1
2017 Park TJ, Reznick J, Peterson BL, Blass G, Omerbašić D, Bennett NC, Kuich PHJL, Zasada C, Browe BM, Hamann W, Applegate DT, Radke MH, Kosten T, Lutermann H, Gavaghan V, et al. Fructose-driven glycolysis supports anoxia resistance in the naked mole-rat. Science (New York, N.Y.). 356: 307-311. PMID 28428423 DOI: 10.1126/science.aab3896  0.68
2017 Amanda Maswanganye K, Cunningham MJ, Bennett NC, Chimimba CT, Bloomer P. Life on the rocks: Multilocus phylogeography of rock hyrax (Procavia capensis) from southern Africa. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. PMID 28411160 DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2017.04.006  0.64
2017 van der Merwe I, Oosthuizen MK, Ganswindt A, Haim A, Bennett NC. Effects of photophase illuminance on locomotor activity, urine production and urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin in nocturnal and diurnal South African rodents. The Journal of Experimental Biology. PMID 28209805 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.146951  0.52
2017 Bozek K, Khrameeva EE, Reznick J, Omerbašić D, Bennett NC, Lewin GR, Azpurua J, Gorbunova V, Seluanov A, Regnard P, Wanert F, Marchal J, Pifferi F, Aujard F, Liu Z, et al. Lipidome determinants of maximal lifespan in mammals. Scientific Reports. 7: 5. PMID 28127055 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-00037-7  0.68
2017 Haupt M, Bennett NC, Oosthuizen MK. Locomotor Activity and Body Temperature Patterns over a Temperature Gradient in the Highveld Mole-Rat (Cryptomys hottentotus pretoriae). Plos One. 12: e0169644. PMID 28072840 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169644  0.52
2016 Omerbašić D, Smith ES, Moroni M, Homfeld J, Eigenbrod O, Bennett NC, Reznick J, Faulkes CG, Selbach M, Lewin GR. Hypofunctional TrkA Accounts for the Absence of Pain Sensitization in the African Naked Mole-Rat. Cell Reports. 17: 748-758. PMID 27732851 DOI: 10.1016/j.celrep.2016.09.035  1
2016 Davimes JG, Alagaili AN, Gravett N, Bertelsen MF, Mohammed OB, Ismail K, Bennett NC, Manger PR. Arabian Oryx (Oryx leucoryx) Respond to Increased Ambient Temperatures with a Seasonal Shift in the Timing of Their Daily Inactivity Patterns. Journal of Biological Rhythms. PMID 27154303 DOI: 10.1177/0748730416645729  1
2016 Kruger JL, Gravett N, Bhagwandin A, Bennett NC, Archer EK, Manger PR. Sleep in the Cape Mole Rat: A Short-Sleeping Subterranean Rodent. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. PMID 27088160 DOI: 10.1159/000444742  1
2016 Hoffmann S, Horak IG, Bennett NC, Lutermann H. Evidence for interspecific interactions in the ectoparasite infracommunity of a wild mammal. Parasites & Vectors. 9: 58. PMID 26830510 DOI: 10.1186/s13071-016-1342-7  1
2016 Sarli J, Lutermann H, Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Bennett NC. Seasonal reproduction in the Arabian spiny mouse, Acomys dimidiatus (Rodentia: Muridae) from Saudi Arabia: The role of rainfall and temperature Journal of Arid Environments. 124: 352-359. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2015.09.008  1
2015 Calvey T, Patzke N, Bennett NC, Consolate KK, Gilissen E, Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Pettigrew JD, Manger PR. Nuclear organisation of some immunohistochemically identifiable neural systems in five species of Insectivore - Crocidura cyanea, Crocidura olivieri, Sylvisorex ollula, Paraechinus aethiopicus and Atelerix frontalis. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. PMID 26724499 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2015.12.012  1
2015 Mynhardt S, Maree S, Pelser I, Bennett NC, Bronner GN, Wilson JW, Bloomer P. Phylogeography of a Morphologically Cryptic Golden Mole Assemblage from South-Eastern Africa. Plos One. 10: e0144995. PMID 26683828 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144995  1
2015 Young AJ, Jarvis JU, Barnaville J, Bennett NC. Workforce Effects and the Evolution of Complex Sociality in Wild Damaraland Mole Rats. The American Naturalist. 186: 302-11. PMID 26655158 DOI: 10.1086/682048  1
2015 Scheun J, Nowack J, Bennett NC, Ganswindt A. Female reproductive activity and its endocrine correlates in the African lesser bushbaby, Galago moholi. Journal of Comparative Physiology. B, Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology. PMID 26649553 DOI: 10.1007/s00360-015-0947-z  1
2015 Archer EK, Bennett NC, Faulkes CG, Lutermann H. Digging for answers: contributions of density- and frequency-dependent factors on ectoparasite burden in a social mammal. Oecologia. PMID 26546084 DOI: 10.1007/s00442-015-3494-0  1
2015 Scheun J, Bennett NC, Ganswindt A, Nowack J. The hustle and bustle of city life: monitoring the effects of urbanisation in the African lesser bushbaby. Die Naturwissenschaften. 102: 57. PMID 26336811 DOI: 10.1007/s00114-015-1305-4  1
2015 Davies KT, Bennett NC, Tsagkogeorga G, Rossiter SJ, Faulkes CG. Family Wide Molecular Adaptations to Underground Life in African Mole-Rats Revealed by Phylogenomic Analysis. Molecular Biology and Evolution. PMID 26318402 DOI: 10.1093/molbev/msv175  1
2015 Lutermann H, Carpenter-Kling T, Ueckermann EA, Gutjahr G, Bennett NC. ECTOPARASITE BURDENS OF THE DAMARALAND MOLE-RAT (FUKOMYS DAMARENSIS) FROM SOUTHERN AFRICA. The Journal of Parasitology. PMID 26249137 DOI: 10.1645/15-775  1
2015 Bastos AD, Mohammed OB, Bennett NC, Petevinos C, Alagaili AN. Molecular detection of novel Anaplasmataceae closely related to Anaplasma platys and Ehrlichia canis in the dromedary camel (Camelus dromedarius). Veterinary Microbiology. PMID 26096752 DOI: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2015.06.001  1
2015 Faulkes CG, Davies KT, Rossiter SJ, Bennett NC. Molecular evolution of the hyaluronan synthase 2 gene in mammals: implications for adaptations to the subterranean niche and cancer resistance. Biology Letters. 11. PMID 25948568 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2015.0185  1
2015 Coen CW, Kalamatianos T, Oosthuizen MK, Poorun R, Faulkes CG, Bennett NC. Sociality and the telencephalic distribution of corticotrophin-releasing factor, urocortin 3, and binding sites for CRF type 1 and type 2 receptors: A comparative study of eusocial naked mole-rats and solitary Cape mole-rats. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. PMID 25921928 DOI: 10.1002/cne.23796  1
2015 Thompson ML, Mzilikazi N, Bennett NC, McKechnie AE. Solar radiation during rewarming from torpor in elephant shrews: supplementation or substitution of endogenous heat production? Plos One. 10: e0120442. PMID 25853244 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0120442  1
2015 Lutermann H, Fagir DM, Bennett NC. Complex interactions within the ectoparasite community of the eastern rock sengi (Elephantulus myurus). International Journal For Parasitology. Parasites and Wildlife. 4: 148-58. PMID 25830115 DOI: 10.1016/j.ijppaw.2015.02.001  1
2015 Harrison A, Robb GN, Alagaili AN, Hastriter MW, Apanaskevich DA, Ueckermann EA, Bennett NC. Ectoparasite fauna of rodents collected from two wildlife research centres in Saudi Arabia with discussion on the implications for disease transmission. Acta Tropica. 147: 1-5. PMID 25820031 DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.03.022  1
2015 Robb GN, Woodborne S, De Bruin PR, Medger K, Bennett NC. The influence of food quantity on carbon and nitrogen stable isotope values in southern african spiny mice (acomys spinosissimus) Canadian Journal of Zoology. 93: 345-351. DOI: 10.1139/cjz-2014-0134  1
2015 Voigt C, Leitner S, Bennett NC. Breeding status affects the expression of androgen and progesterone receptor mRNA in the brain of male Damaraland mole-rats Journal of Zoology. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12303  1
2015 Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC. The effect of ambient temperature on locomotor activity patterns in reproductive and non-reproductive female Damaraland mole-rats Journal of Zoology. 297: 1-8. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12254  1
2015 Fagir DM, Horak IG, Ueckermann EA, Bennett NC, Lutermann H. Ectoparasite diversity in the Eastern Rock Sengis (Elephantulus myurus): The effect of seasonality and host sex African Zoology. 50: 109-117. DOI: 10.1080/15627020.2015.1021173  1
2015 Sarli J, Lutermann H, Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Bennett NC. Reproductive patterns in the Baluchistan gerbil, Gerbillus nanus (Rodentia: Muridae), from western Saudi Arabia: The role of rainfall and temperature Journal of Arid Environments. 113: 87-94. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2014.09.007  1
2014 Scantlebury DM, Mills MG, Wilson RP, Wilson JW, Mills ME, Durant SM, Bennett NC, Bradford P, Marks NJ, Speakman JR. Mammalian energetics. Flexible energetics of cheetah hunting strategies provide resistance against kleptoparasitism. Science (New York, N.Y.). 346: 79-81. PMID 25278609 DOI: 10.1126/science.1256424  1
2014 Visser JH, Bennett NC, Jansen van Vuuren B. Local and regional scale genetic variation in the Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus. Plos One. 9: e107226. PMID 25229558 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107226  1
2014 Fagir DM, Ueckermann EA, Horak IG, Bennett NC, Lutermann H. The Namaqua rock mouse (Micaelamys namaquensis) as a potential reservoir and host of arthropod vectors of diseases of medical and veterinary importance in South Africa. Parasites & Vectors. 7: 366. PMID 25127720 DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-7-366  1
2014 Chawana R, Alagaili A, Patzke N, Spocter MA, Mohammed OB, Kaswera C, Gilissen E, Bennett NC, Ihunwo AO, Manger PR. Microbats appear to have adult hippocampal neurogenesis, but post-capture stress causes a rapid decline in the number of neurons expressing doublecortin. Neuroscience. 277: 724-33. PMID 25106130 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2014.07.063  1
2014 Schmidt CM, Blount JD, Bennett NC. Reproduction is associated with a tissue-dependent reduction of oxidative stress in eusocial female Damaraland mole-rats (Fukomys damarensis). Plos One. 9: e103286. PMID 25068591 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0103286  1
2014 Davies KT, Tsagkogeorga G, Bennett NC, Dávalos LM, Faulkes CG, Rossiter SJ. Molecular evolution of growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor 1 receptors in long-lived, small-bodied mammals. Gene. 549: 228-36. PMID 25065922 DOI: 10.1016/j.gene.2014.07.061  1
2014 Voigt C, Gahr M, Leitner S, Lutermann H, Bennett N. Breeding status and social environment differentially affect the expression of sex steroid receptor and aromatase mRNA in the brain of female Damaraland mole-rats. Frontiers in Zoology. 11: 38. PMID 24839456 DOI: 10.1186/1742-9994-11-38  1
2014 Minnaar IA, Bennett NC, Chimimba CT, McKechnie AE. Partitioning of evaporative water loss into respiratory and cutaneous pathways in Wahlberg's epauletted fruit bats (Epomophorus wahlbergi). Physiological and Biochemical Zoology : Pbz. 87: 475-85. PMID 24769711 DOI: 10.1086/675342  1
2014 Scheun J, Bennett NC, Ganswindt A, Nowack J. Spicing up the menu: evidence of fruit feeding in Galago moholi. Primates; Journal of Primatology. 55: 359-63. PMID 24728660 DOI: 10.1007/s10329-014-0420-8  1
2014 Walters J, Marais S, Johnson O, Bennett NC, Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Kotzé SH. The comparative gastrointestinal morphology of five species of muroid rodents found in Saudi Arabia. Journal of Morphology. 275: 980-90. PMID 24664865 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.20270  1
2014 Neves K, Ferreira FM, Tovar-Moll F, Gravett N, Bennett NC, Kaswera C, Gilissen E, Manger PR, Herculano-Houzel S. Cellular scaling rules for the brain of afrotherians. Frontiers in Neuroanatomy. 8: 5. PMID 24596544 DOI: 10.3389/fnana.2014.00005  1
2014 Minnaar IA, Bennett NC, Chimimba CT, McKechnie AE. Summit metabolism and metabolic expansibility in Wahlberg's epauletted fruit bats (Epomophorus wahlbergi): seasonal acclimatisation and effects of captivity. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 217: 1363-9. PMID 24363417 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.098400  1
2014 Archer EK, Bennett NC, Ueckermann EA, Lutermann H. Ectoparasite burdens of the common mole-rat (Cryptomys hottentotus hottentotus) from the Cape Provinces of South Africa. The Journal of Parasitology. 100: 79-84. PMID 24171714 DOI: 10.1645/13-270.1  1
2014 De Bruin PR, Medger K, Bennett NC, Ganswindt A. Assessment of reproductive function in Southern African spiny mice (Acomys spinosissimus) using faeces as hormone matrix African Zoology. 49: 44-53. DOI: 10.3377/004.049.0106  1
2014 van der Merwe I, Bennett NC, Haim A, Oosthuizen MK. Locomotor activity in the Namaqua rock mouse (Micaelamys namaquensis): Entrainment by light manipulations Canadian Journal of Zoology. 92: 1083-1091. DOI: 10.1139/cjz-2014-0161  1
2014 Lutermann H, Cameron EZ, Raihani NJ, Bennett NC. Sex ratio variation in a eusocial mammal, the Damaraland mole-rat, Fukomys damarensis Journal of Zoology. 294: 139-145. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12163  1
2014 Katandukila JV, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC, Makundi RH, Le Comber SC, Faulkes CG. Sweeping the house clean: Burrow architecture and seasonal digging activity in the East African root rat from Tanzania Journal of Zoology. 293: 271-280. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12143  1
2014 de Bruin PR, Ganswindt A, Bennett NC, Medger K. The pattern of ovulation in the southern African spiny mouse (Acomys spinosissimus) Mammalian Biology. 79: 318-324. DOI: 10.1016/j.mambio.2014.05.003  1
2014 Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Bennett NC, Oosthuizen MK. Now you see me, now you don't: The locomotory activity rhythm of the Asian garden dormouse (Eliomys melanurus) from Saudi Arabia Mammalian Biology. 79: 195-201. DOI: 10.1016/j.mambio.2013.10.001  1
2014 Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Bennett NC, Oosthuizen MK. Down in the Wadi: The locomotory activity rhythm of the Arabian spiny mouse, Acomys dimidiatus from the Arabian Peninsula Journal of Arid Environments. 102: 50-57. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2013.11.007  1
2013 Young AJ, Bennett NC. Intra-sexual selection in cooperative mammals and birds: why are females not bigger and better armed? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 368: 20130075. PMID 24167305 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0075  1
2013 Thomas HG, Scantlebury M, Swanepoel D, Bateman PW, Bennett NC. Seasonal changes in burrow geometry of the common mole rat (Rodentia: Bathyergidae). Die Naturwissenschaften. 100: 1023-30. PMID 24132712 DOI: 10.1007/s00114-013-1105-7  1
2013 Harrison A, Bastos AD, Medger K, Bennett NC. Eastern rock sengis as reservoir hosts of Anaplasma bovis in South Africa. Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases. 4: 503-5. PMID 24050934 DOI: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2013.06.007  1
2013 Oosthuizen MK, Scheibler AG, Bennett NC, Amrein I. Effects of laboratory housing on exploratory behaviour, novelty discrimination and spatial reference memory in a subterranean, solitary rodent, the Cape mole-rat (Georychus capensis). Plos One. 8: e75863. PMID 24040422 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0075863  1
2013 Wilson JW, Mills MG, Wilson RP, Peters G, Mills ME, Speakman JR, Durant SM, Bennett NC, Marks NJ, Scantlebury M. Cheetahs, Acinonyx jubatus, balance turn capacity with pace when chasing prey. Biology Letters. 9: 20130620. PMID 24004493 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2013.0620  1
2013 Hautier L, Bennett NC, Viljoen H, Howard L, Milinkovitch MC, Tzika AC, Goswami A, Asher RJ. Patterns of ossification in southern versus northern placental mammals. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 67: 1994-2010. PMID 23815655 DOI: 10.1111/evo.12071  1
2013 Bhagwandin A, Gravett N, Bennett NC, Manger PR. Distribution of parvalbumin, calbindin and calretinin containing neurons and terminal networks in relation to sleep associated nuclei in the brain of the giant Zambian mole-rat (Fukomys mechowii). Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 52: 69-79. PMID 23796985 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2013.06.002  1
2013 Lutermann H, Young AJ, Bennett NC. Reproductive status and testosterone among females in cooperative mole-rat societies. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 187: 60-5. PMID 23583770 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2013.03.026  1
2013 Faulkes CG, Bennett NC. Plasticity and constraints on social evolution in African mole-rats: ultimate and proximate factors. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 368: 20120347. PMID 23569295 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2012.0347  1
2013 Calvey T, Patzke N, Kaswera C, Gilissen E, Bennett NC, Manger PR. Nuclear organisation of some immunohistochemically identifiable neural systems in three Afrotherian species--Potomogale velox, Amblysomus hottentotus and Petrodromus tetradactylus. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 50: 48-65. PMID 23517750 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2013.01.002  1
2013 Lutermann H, Bennett NC, Speakman JR, Scantlebury M. Energetic benefits of sociality offset the costs of parasitism in a cooperative mammal. Plos One. 8: e57969. PMID 23451285 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0057969  1
2013 Boonzaier J, Van der Merwe EL, Bennett NC, Kotzé SH. Comparative gastrointestinal morphology of three small mammalian insectivores: Acomys spinosissimus (Rodentia), Crocidura cyanea (Eulipotyphla), and Amblysomus hottentotus (Afrosoricida). Journal of Morphology. 274: 615-26. PMID 23404626 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.20118  1
2013 Boonzaier J, Van der Merwe EL, Bennett NC, Kotzé SH. A comparative histochemical study of the distribution of mucins in the gastrointestinal tracts of three insectivorous mammals. Acta Histochemica. 115: 549-56. PMID 23313440 DOI: 10.1016/j.acthis.2012.12.003  1
2013 van Sandwyk JH, Bennett NC, Swanepoel R, Bastos AD. Retrospective genetic characterisation of Encephalomyocarditis viruses from African elephant and swine recovers two distinct lineages in South Africa. Veterinary Microbiology. 162: 23-31. PMID 23021643 DOI: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2012.08.008  1
2013 Van Der Westhuizen LA, Jarvis JUM, Bennett NC. A case of natural queen succession in a captive colony of naked mole-rats, Heterocephalus glaber African Zoology. 48: 56-63. DOI: 10.3377/004.048.0119  1
2013 Schmidt CM, Jarvis JUM, Bennett NC. The long-lived queen: Reproduction and longevity in female eusocial Damaraland mole-rats (Fukomys damarensis) African Zoology. 48: 193-196. DOI: 10.3377/004.048.0116  1
2013 Katandukila JV, Bennett NC, Chimimba CT, Faulkes CG, Oosthuizen MK. Locomotor activity patterns of captive East African root rats, Tachyoryctes splendens (Rodentia: Spalacidae), from Tanzania, East Africa Journal of Mammalogy. 94: 1393-1400. DOI: 10.1644/13-MAMM-A-095.1  1
2013 Relton CE, Bennett NC, Medger K. The mode of ovulation in the Namaqua rock mouse, Micaelamys namaquensis Canadian Journal of Zoology. 91: 829-836. DOI: 10.1139/cjz-2013-0145  1
2013 Katandukila JV, Faulkes CG, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. Reproduction in the East African root rat (Tachyoryctes splendens; Rodentia: Spalacidae) from Tanzania: The importance of rainfall Journal of Zoology. 291: 258-268. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12067  1
2013 Hagenah N, Bennett NC. Mole rats act as ecosystem engineers within a biodiversity hotspot, the Cape Fynbos Journal of Zoology. 289: 19-26. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2012.00958.x  1
2013 Bray TC, Jansen van Rensburg A, Bennett NC. Overground versus underground: A genetic insight into dispersal and abundance of the Cape dune mole-rat Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 110: 890-897. DOI: 10.1111/bij.12175  1
2013 Santema P, Teitel Z, Manser M, Bennett N, Clutton-Brock T. Effects of cortisol administration on cooperative behavior in meerkat helpers Behavioral Ecology. 24: 1122-1127. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/art039  1
2013 Bray TC, Bennett NC, Mohammed OB, Alagaili AN. On the genetic diversity of spiny mice (genus Acomys) and gerbils (genus Gerbillus) in the Arabian Peninsula Zoology in the Middle East. 59: 283-288. DOI: 10.1080/09397140.2013.868127  1
2013 Retief TA, Bennett NC, Kinahan AA, Bateman PW. Sexual selection and genital allometry in the Hottentot golden mole (Amblysomus hottentotus) Mammalian Biology. 78: 356-360. DOI: 10.1016/j.mambio.2012.12.002  1
2013 Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Bennett NC, Oosthuizen MK. A tale of two jirds: The locomotory activity patterns of the King jird (Meriones rex) and Lybian jird (Meriones lybicus) from Saudi Arabia Journal of Arid Environments. 88: 102-112. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2012.09.005  1
2012 Lutermann H, Bodenstein C, Bennett NC. Natural parasite infection affects the tolerance but not the response to a simulated secondary parasite infection. Plos One. 7: e52077. PMID 23300593 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0052077  1
2012 Robb GN, Woodborne S, Bennett NC. Subterranean sympatry: an investigation into diet using stable isotope analysis. Plos One. 7: e48572. PMID 23139795 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048572  1
2012 Harrison A, Bennett NC. The importance of the aggregation of ticks on small mammal hosts for the establishment and persistence of tick-borne pathogens: an investigation using the R(0) model. Parasitology. 139: 1605-13. PMID 23036641 DOI: 10.1017/S0031182012000893  1
2012 Bray TC, Bloomer P, O'Riain MJ, Bennett NC. How attractive is the girl next door? An assessment of spatial mate acquisition and paternity in the solitary Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus. Plos One. 7: e39866. PMID 22768149 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039866  1
2012 Phillips MA, Waterman JM, Du Plessis P, Smit M, Bennett NC. No evidence for proteolytic venom resistance in southern African ground squirrels. Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society On Toxinology. 60: 760-3. PMID 22728461 DOI: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2012.06.004  1
2012 du Toit L, Bennett NC, Nickless A, Whiting MJ. Influence of spatial environment on maze learning in an African mole-rat. Animal Cognition. 15: 797-806. PMID 22570181 DOI: 10.1007/s10071-012-0503-0  1
2012 Scantlebury M, Danek-Gontard M, Bateman PW, Bennett NC, Manjerovic MB, Manjerovic MB, Joubert KE, Waterman JM. Seasonal patterns of body temperature daily rhythms in group-living Cape ground squirrels Xerus inauris. Plos One. 7: e36053. PMID 22558324 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0036053  1
2012 Kruger JL, Patzke N, Fuxe K, Bennett NC, Manger PR. Nuclear organization of cholinergic, putative catecholaminergic, serotonergic and orexinergic systems in the brain of the African pygmy mouse (Mus minutoides): organizational complexity is preserved in small brains. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 44: 45-56. PMID 22554581 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2012.04.002  1
2012 St John Smith E, Purfürst B, Grigoryan T, Park TJ, Bennett NC, Lewin GR. Specific paucity of unmyelinated C-fibers in cutaneous peripheral nerves of the African naked-mole rat: comparative analysis using six species of Bathyergidae. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 520: 2785-803. PMID 22528859 DOI: 10.1002/cne.23133  1
2012 Harrison A, Robb GN, Bennett NC, Horak IG. Differential feeding success of two paralysis-inducing ticks, Rhipicephalus warburtoni and Ixodes rubicundus on sympatric small mammal species, Elephantulus myurus and Micaelamys namaquensis. Veterinary Parasitology. 188: 346-54. PMID 22521977 DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2012.03.042  1
2012 Ganswindt A, Muilwijk C, Engelkes M, Muenscher S, Bertschinger H, Paris M, Palme R, Cameron EZ, Bennett NC, Dalerum F. Validation of noninvasive monitoring of adrenocortical endocrine activity in ground-feeding aardwolves (Proteles cristata): exemplifying the influence of consumption of inorganic material for fecal steroid analysis. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology : Pbz. 85: 194-9. PMID 22418711 DOI: 10.1086/664591  1
2012 Lutermann H, Bennett NC. Determinants of helminth infection in a subterranean rodent, the Cape dune mole-rat ( Bathyergus suillus ). The Journal of Parasitology. 98: 686-9. PMID 22263622 DOI: 10.1645/GE-3024.1  1
2012 Brettschneider H, Bennett NC, Chimimba CT, Bastos AD. Bartonellae of the Namaqua rock mouse, Micaelamys namaquensis (Rodentia: Muridae) from South Africa. Veterinary Microbiology. 157: 132-6. PMID 22204791 DOI: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2011.12.006  1
2012 Boyles JG, Verburgt L, McKechnie AE, Bennett NC. Heterothermy in two mole-rat species subjected to interacting thermoregulatory challenges. Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part a, Ecological Genetics and Physiology. 317: 73-82. PMID 22105982 DOI: 10.1002/jez.723  1
2012 Thomas HG, Bateman PW, Scantlebury M, Bennett NC. Seasonal effects on digging activity and burrow architecture in the Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus (Rodentia: Bathyergidae) African Zoology. 47: 332-340. DOI: 10.3377/004.047.0222  1
2012 Alagaili AN, Mohammed OB, Bennett NC, Oosthuizen MK. Lights out, let's move about: Locomotory activity patterns of Wagner's gerbil from the desert of Saudi Arabia African Zoology. 47: 195-202. DOI: 10.3377/004.047.0201  1
2012 Bennett NC, Lutermann H. Possible modulatory effects of male cues and social system on luteinizing hormone and pituitary sensitivity in two African mole-rats African Zoology. 47: 80-84. DOI: 10.3377/004.047.0101  1
2012 Medger K, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. Seasonal reproduction in the eastern rock elephant-shrew: Influenced by rainfall and ambient temperature? Journal of Zoology. 288: 283-293. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2012.00954.x  1
2012 Thomas HG, Bateman PW, Scantlebury M, Bennett NC. Season but not sex influences burrow length and complexity in the non-sexually dimorphic solitary Cape mole-rat (Rodentia: Bathyergidae) Journal of Zoology. 288: 214-221. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2012.00944.x  1
2012 Hoole C, Oosthuizen MK, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. The locomotory activity rhythm of the spiny mouse, Acomys spinosissimus from southern Africa: Light entrainment and endogenous circadian rhythms Journal of Zoology. 288: 93-102. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2012.00928.x  1
2012 van der Merwe I, Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Chimimba CT. Circadian rhythms of locomotor activity in captive eastern rock sengi Journal of Zoology. 286: 250-257. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00875.x  1
2012 Medger K, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. Reproductive photoresponsiveness in male spiny mice from South Africa Journal of Zoology. 286: 243-249. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00872.x  1
2012 De Bruin PR, Viljoen H, Sichilima AM, Bennett NC. Socially induced infertility in Ansell's mole-rat: Are there depressed hormone levels in non-reproductive males and females? Journal of Zoology. 286: 15-21. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00841.x  1
2012 Medger K, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. Seasonal changes in reproductive development in male spiny mice (Acomys spinosissimus) from South Africa Mammalian Biology. 77: 153-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.mambio.2011.11.001  1
2012 Kotze R, Bennett NC, Cameron EZ, Low de Vries J, Marneweck DG, Pirk CWW, Dalerum F. Temporal patterns of den use suggest polygamous mating patterns in an obligate monogamous mammal Animal Behaviour. 84: 1573-1578. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2012.09.035  1
2011 Bennett NC. Teasing apart socially-induced infertility in non-reproductive female Damaraland mole-rats, Fukomys damarensis (Rodentia: Bathyergidae). Integrative Zoology. 6: 311-20. PMID 22182323 DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-4877.2011.00263.x  1
2011 Jouber KE, Serfontein T, Scantlebury M, Manjerovice MB, Bateman PW, Bennett NC, Waterman JM. Determination of an optimal dose of medetomidine-ketamine-buprenorphine for anaesthesia in the Cape ground squirrel (Xerus inauris). Journal of the South African Veterinary Association. 82: 94-6. PMID 22135922  1
2011 Viljoen H, Bennett NC, Ueckermann EA, Lutermann H. The role of host traits, season and group size on parasite burdens in a cooperative mammal. Plos One. 6: e27003. PMID 22069481 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0027003  1
2011 Bhagwandin A, Gravett N, Hemingway J, Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Siegel JM, Manger PR. Orexinergic neuron numbers in three species of African mole rats with rhythmic and arrhythmic chronotypes. Neuroscience. 199: 153-65. PMID 22056958 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2011.10.023  1
2011 Streicher S, Boyles JG, Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC. Body temperature patterns and rhythmicity in free-ranging subterranean Damaraland mole-rats, Fukomys damarensis. Plos One. 6: e26346. PMID 22028861 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026346  1
2011 Bhagwandin A, Gravett N, Lyamin OI, Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Siegel JM, Manger PR. Sleep and wake in rhythmic versus arrhythmic chronotypes of a microphthalmic species of African mole rat (Fukomys mechowii). Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 78: 162-83. PMID 21952092 DOI: 10.1159/000330360  1
2011 Bhagwandin A, Fuxe K, Bennett NC, Manger PR. Distribution of orexinergic neurons and their terminal networks in the brains of two species of African mole rats. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 41: 32-42. PMID 21093582 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2010.11.002  1
2011 Sichilima AM, Bennett NC, Faulkes CG. Field evidence for colony size and aseasonality of breeding and in ansell's mole-Rat, Fukomys anselli (rodentia: Bathyergidae) African Zoology. 46: 334-339. DOI: 10.3377/004.046.0212  1
2011 Faulkes CG, Bennett NC, Cotterill FPD, Stanley W, Mgode GF, Verheyen E. Phylogeography and cryptic diversity of the solitary-dwelling silvery mole-rat, genus Heliophobius (family: Bathyergidae) Journal of Zoology. 285: 324-338. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00863.x  1
2011 Viljoen H, Bennett NC, Lutermann H. Life-history traits, but not season, affect the febrile response to a lipopolysaccharide challenge in highveld mole-rats Journal of Zoology. 285: 222-229. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00833.x  1
2011 van der Merwe I, Oosthuizen MK, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. Circadian rhythms of locomotor activity in the reddish-grey musk shrew (Eulipotyphla: Soricidae) from South Africa Journal of Zoology. 284: 124-132. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2010.00789.x  1
2011 Bray TC, Bennett NC, Bloomer P. Low levels of polymorphism at novel microsatellite loci developed for bathyergid mole-rats from South Africa Conservation Genetics Resources. 3: 221-224. DOI: 10.1007/s12686-010-9327-x  1
2011 Taylor PJ, Lavrenchenko LA, Carleton MD, Verheyen E, Bennett NC, Oosthuizen CJ, Maree S. Specific limits and emerging diversity patterns in East African populations of laminate-toothed rats, genus Otomys (Muridae: Murinae: Otomyini): Revision of the Otomys typus complex Zootaxa. 1-66.  1
2010 Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Cooper HM. Photic induction of Fos in the suprachiasmatic nucleus of African mole-rats: responses to increasing irradiance. Chronobiology International. 27: 1532-45. PMID 20854133 DOI: 10.3109/07420528.2010.510227  1
2010 Young AJ, Bennett NC. Morphological divergence of breeders and helpers in wild Damaraland mole-rat societies. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 64: 3190-7. PMID 20561049 DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2010.01066.x  1
2010 Kalamatianos T, Faulkes CG, Oosthuizen MK, Poorun R, Bennett NC, Coen CW. Telencephalic binding sites for oxytocin and social organization: a comparative study of eusocial naked mole-rats and solitary cape mole-rats. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 518: 1792-813. PMID 20235093 DOI: 10.1002/cne.22302  1
2010 Asher RJ, Maree S, Bronner G, Bennett NC, Bloomer P, Czechowski P, Meyer M, Hofreiter M. A phylogenetic estimate for golden moles (Mammalia, Afrotheria, Chrysochloridae). Bmc Evolutionary Biology. 10: 69. PMID 20214773 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-10-69  1
2010 Young AJ, Oosthuizen MK, Lutermann H, Bennett NC. Physiological suppression eases in Damaraland mole-rat societies when ecological constraints on dispersal are relaxed. Hormones and Behavior. 57: 177-83. PMID 19900456 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2009.10.011  1
2010 Kotzé SH, Van Der Merwe EL, Bennett NC, O'Riain MJ. The comparative anatomy of the abdominal gastrointestinal tract of six species of African mole-rats (Rodentia, Bathyergidae). Journal of Morphology. 271: 50-60. PMID 19623625 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.10778  1
2010 Chimimba CT, Sichilima AM, Faulkes CG, Bennett NC. Ontogenetic variation and craniometric sexual dimorphism in the social giant mole-rat, Fukomys mechowii (Rodentia: Bathyergidae), from Zambia African Zoology. 45: 160-176. DOI: 10.3377/004.045.0218  1
2010 Oosthuizen MK, Viljoen H, Bennett NC. Effects of season and social status on gonadal function in social Natal mole-rats Journal of Mammalogy. 91: 429-436. DOI: 10.1644/08-MAMM-A-368.1  1
2010 Medger K, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. Seasonal reproduction in the female spiny mouse from South Africa Journal of Zoology. 282: 163-170. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2010.00726.x  1
2010 Bennett NC. Introducing the Thomas Henry Huxley Review 2010 Journal of Zoology. 281: 77. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2010.00716.x  1
2010 Faulkes CG, Sichilima AM, van Sandwyk J, Lutermann H, Bennett NC. Control of ovulation in female giant mole-rats Fukomys mechowii (Rodentia: Bathyergidae), and phylogenetic trends within the family Journal of Zoology. 282: 64-74. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2010.00713.x  1
2010 Nice PA, Fleming PA, Bennett NC, Bateman PW, Miller DW. Exposure to non-kin females rapidly affects testicular morphology in non-reproductive male Damaraland mole-rats Journal of Zoology. 282: 84-90. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2010.00712.x  1
2010 Bennett NC, van Sandwyk J, Lutermann H. The pattern of ovulation in Ansell's mole-rat: Phylogenetic or ecological constraints? Journal of Zoology. 281: 66-73. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2009.00685.x  1
2010 Faulkes CG, Mgode GF, Le Comber SC, Bennett NC. Cladogenesis and endemism in Tanzanian mole-rats, genus Fukomys: (Rodentia Bathyergidae): A role for tectonics? Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 100: 337-352. DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8312.2010.01418.x  1
2009 Jones CJ, Carter AM, Bennett NC, Blankenship TN, Enders AC. Placentation in the Hottentot golden mole, Amblysomus hottentotus (Afrosoricida: Chrysochloridae). Placenta. 30: 571-8. PMID 19501397 DOI: 10.1016/j.placenta.2009.04.014  1
2009 Kotzé SH, van der Merwe EL, Ndou R, O'Riain MJ, Bennett NC. The colonic groove or furrow: a comparative morphological study of six species of African mole-rats (Rodentia, Bathyergidae). Journal of Morphology. 270: 966-75. PMID 19274639 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.10733  1
2009 Costanzo MS, Bennett NC, Lutermann H. Spatial learning and memory in African mole-rats: the role of sociality and sex. Physiology & Behavior. 96: 128-34. PMID 18824187 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2008.09.008  1
2009 Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC. Seasonal variation in gonadal steroids of males and females in the Cape mole-rat (Georychus capensis): The potential for opportunistic breeding African Zoology. 44: 117-122. DOI: 10.3377/004.044.0111  1
2009 Thomas HG, Bateman PW, Le Comber SC, Bennett NC, Elwood RW, Scantlebury M. Burrow architecture and digging activity in the Cape dune mole rat Journal of Zoology. 279: 277-284. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2009.00616.x  1
2009 Jackson CR, Setsaas TH, Robertson MP, Scantlebury M, Bennett NC. Insights into torpor and behavioural thermoregulation of the endangered Juliana's golden mole Journal of Zoology. 278: 299-307. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2009.00575.x  1
2009 Taylor PJ, Maree S, Van Sandwyk J, Kerbis Peterhans JC, Stanley WT, Verheyen E, Kaliba P, Verheyen W, Kaleme P, Bennett NC. Speciation mirrors geomorphology and palaeoclimatic history in African laminate-toothed rats (Muridae: Otomyini) of the Otomys denti and Otomys lacustris species-complexes in the 'Montane Circle' of East Africa Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 96: 913-941. DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8312.2008.01153.x  1
2009 Faulkes CG, Bennett NC. Reproductive skew in african mole-rats: Behavioral and physiological mechanisms to maintain high skew Reproductive Skew in Vertebrates: Proximate and Ultimate Causes. 369-396. DOI: 10.1017/CBO9780511641954.015  1
2008 Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Lutermann H, Coen CW. Reproductive suppression and the seasonality of reproduction in the social Natal mole-rat (Cryptomys hottentotus natalensis). General and Comparative Endocrinology. 159: 236-40. PMID 18840445 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2008.09.004  1
2008 Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Coen CW. An immunohistochemical study of the gonadotrophin-releasing hormone 1 system in solitary Cape mole-rats, Georychus capensis, and social Natal mole-rats, Cryptomys hottentotus natalensis. Neuroscience. 157: 164-73. PMID 18817850 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2008.08.054  1
2008 Hart L, Bennett NC, Kalamatianos T, Oosthuizen MK, Jarvis JU, O'Riain MJ, Coen CW. Neuroanatomical investigation of the gonadotrophin-releasing hormone 1 system in the seasonally breeding Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus. Brain Research Bulletin. 77: 185-8. PMID 18691640 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2008.07.004  1
2008 Scantlebury M, Lovegrove BG, Jackson CR, Bennett NC, Lutermann H. Hibernation and non-shivering thermogenesis in the Hottentot golden mole (Amblysomus hottentottus longiceps). Journal of Comparative Physiology. B, Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology. 178: 887-97. PMID 18523787 DOI: 10.1007/s00360-008-0277-5  1
2008 Bhagwandin A, Fuxe K, Bennett NC, Manger PR. Nuclear organization and morphology of cholinergic, putative catecholaminergic and serotonergic neurons in the brains of two species of African mole-rat. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 35: 371-87. PMID 18407460 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2008.02.005  1
2008 Nemec P, Cveková P, Benada O, Wielkopolska E, Olkowicz S, Turlejski K, Burda H, Bennett NC, Peichl L. The visual system in subterranean African mole-rats (Rodentia, Bathyergidae): retina, subcortical visual nuclei and primary visual cortex. Brain Research Bulletin. 75: 356-64. PMID 18331898 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2007.10.055  1
2008 Scantlebury M, Waterman JM, Bennett NC. Alternative reproductive tactics in male Cape ground squirrels Xerus inauris. Physiology & Behavior. 94: 359-67. PMID 18325548 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2008.02.003  1
2008 Deuve JL, Bennett NC, Britton-Davidian J, Robinson TJ. Chromosomal phylogeny and evolution of the African mole-rats (Bathyergidae). Chromosome Research : An International Journal On the Molecular, Supramolecular and Evolutionary Aspects of Chromosome Biology. 16: 57-74. PMID 18293105 DOI: 10.1007/s10577-007-1200-8  1
2008 Deuve JL, Bennett NC, Ruiz-Herrera A, Waters PD, Britton-Davidian J, Robinson TJ. Dissection of a Y-autosome translocation in Cryptomys hottentotus (Rodentia, Bathyergidae) and implications for the evolution of a meiotic sex chromosome chain. Chromosoma. 117: 211-7. PMID 18094986 DOI: 10.1007/s00412-007-0140-6  1
2008 Cameron EZ, Lemons PR, Bateman PW, Bennett NC. Experimental alteration of litter sex ratios in a mammal. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 275: 323-7. PMID 18048284 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2007.1401  1
2008 Kotze J, Bennett NC, Scantlebury M. The energetics of huddling in two species of mole-rat (Rodentia: Bathyergidae). Physiology & Behavior. 93: 215-21. PMID 17928015 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2007.08.016  1
2008 Jackson CR, Setsaas TH, Robertson MP, Bennett NC. Ecological variables governing habitat suitability and the distribution of the endangered Juliana's golden mole African Zoology. 43: 245-255. DOI: 10.3377/1562-7020-43.2.245  1
2008 Sichilima AM, Faulkes CG, Bennett NC. Field evidence for aseasonality of reproduction and colony size in the Afrotropical giant mole-rat Fukomys mechowii (Rodentia: Bathyergidae) African Zoology. 43: 144-149. DOI: 10.3377/1562-7020-43.2.144  1
2008 De Vries JL, Oosthuizen MK, Sichilima AM, Bennett NC. Circadian rhythms of locomotor activity in Ansell's mole-rat: Are mole-rat's clocks ticking? Journal of Zoology. 276: 343-349. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2008.00496.x  1
2008 Manjerovic MB, Kinahan AA, Waterman JM, Bennett NC, Bateman PW. Structure and allometry of genitalia in males and females of a social African ground squirrel with high polygynandry Journal of Zoology. 275: 375-380. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2008.00449.x  1
2008 Sichilima AM, Bennett NC, Faulkes CG, Le Comber SC. Evolution of African mole-rat sociality: Burrow architecture, rainfall and foraging in colonies of the cooperatively breeding Fukomys mechowii Journal of Zoology. 275: 276-282. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2008.00439.x  1
2008 Lutermann H, Bennett NC. Strong immune function: A benefit promoting the evolution of sociality? Journal of Zoology. 275: 26-32. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2007.00403.x  1
2008 Kinahan AA, Bennett NC, Belton LE, Bateman PW. Do mating strategies determine genital allometry in African mole rats (Bathyergidae)? Journal of Zoology. 274: 312-317. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2007.00386.x  1
2008 Jackson CR, Lubbe NR, Robertson MP, Setsaas TH, Van Der Waals J, Bennett NC. Soil properties and the distribution of the endangered Juliana's golden mole Journal of Zoology. 274: 13-17. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2007.00351.x  1
2007 Scantlebury M, Waterman JM, Hillegass M, Speakman JR, Bennett NC. Energetic costs of parasitism in the Cape ground squirrel Xerus inauris. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 274: 2169-77. PMID 17613450 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2007.0690  1
2007 Dalerum F, Bennett NC, Clutton-Brock TH. Longitudinal differences in 15N between mothers and offspring during and after weaning in a small cooperative mammal, the meerkat (Suricata suricatta). Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry : Rcm. 21: 1889-92. PMID 17510933 DOI: 10.1002/rcm.3032  1
2007 Yeakel JD, Bennett NC, Koch PL, Dominy NJ. The isotopic ecology of African mole rats informs hypotheses on the evolution of human diet. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 274: 1723-30. PMID 17472915 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2007.0330  1
2007 Malherbe GP, Bennett NC. An assessment of behavioural dominance in a social subterranean rodent, Cryptomys hottentotus pretoriae, using the cardinal dominance index method African Zoology. 42: 187-198. DOI: 10.3377/1562-7020(2007)42[187:AAOBDI]2.0.CO;2  1
2007 Hart L, Chimimba CT, Jarvis JUM, O'Riain J, Bennett NC. Craniometric sexual dimorphism and age variation in the South African Cape dune mole-rat (Bathyergus suillus) Journal of Mammalogy. 88: 657-666. DOI: 10.1644/06-MAMM-A-058R1.1  1
2007 Jackson TP, Waterman JM, Bennett NC. Pituitary luteinizing hormone responses to single doses of exogenous GnRH in female social Cape ground squirrels exhibiting low reproductive skew Journal of Zoology. 273: 8-13. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2007.00333.x  1
2007 Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC. LH responses to single doses of exogenous GnRH in the Cape mole rat (Georychus capensis): The pituitary potential for opportunistic breeding Journal of Zoology. 271: 198-202. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00201.x  1
2007 Kinahan AA, Bennett NC, O'Riain MJ, Hart L, Bateman PW. Size matters: Genital allometry in an African mole-rat (Family: Bathyergidae) Evolutionary Ecology. 21: 201-213. DOI: 10.1007/s10682-006-0022-z  1
2007 Bennett NC, Gutjahr GH, Faulkes CG. The reproductive physiology and endocrinology of the African mole-rats: With special reference to Southern African mole-rat species Subterranean Rodents: News From Underground. 61-78. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-69276-8_6  1
2006 Clutton-Brock TH, Hodge SJ, Spong G, Russell AF, Jordan NR, Bennett NC, Sharpe LL, Manser MB. Intrasexual competition and sexual selection in cooperative mammals. Nature. 444: 1065-8. PMID 17183322 DOI: 10.1038/nature05386  1
2006 Schumann DM, Cooper HM, Hofmeyr MD, Bennett NC. Light-induced Fos expression in the suprachiasmatic nucleus of the four-striped field mouse, Rhabdomys pumilio: A southern African diurnal rodent. Brain Research Bulletin. 70: 270-7. PMID 17027762 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2006.04.009  1
2006 Broekman M, Bennett NC, Jackson CR, Scantlebury M. Mole-rats from higher altitudes have greater thermoregulatory capabilities. Physiology & Behavior. 89: 750-4. PMID 17020776 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2006.08.023  1
2006 Deuve JL, Bennett NC, O'Brien PC, Ferguson-Smith MA, Faulkes CG, Britton-Davidian J, Robinson TJ. Complex evolution of X and Y autosomal translocations in the giant mole-rat, Cryptomys mechowi (Bathyergidae). Chromosome Research : An International Journal On the Molecular, Supramolecular and Evolutionary Aspects of Chromosome Biology. 14: 681-91. PMID 16964575 DOI: 10.1007/s10577-006-1080-3  1
2006 Young AJ, Carlson AA, Monfort SL, Russell AF, Bennett NC, Clutton-Brock T. Stress and the suppression of subordinate reproduction in cooperatively breeding meerkats. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103: 12005-10. PMID 16894179 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0510038103  1
2006 Schöttner K, Oosthuizen MK, Broekman M, Bennett NC. Circadian rhythms of locomotor activity in the Lesotho mole-rat, Cryptomys hottentotus subspecies from Sani Pass, South Africa. Physiology & Behavior. 89: 205-12. PMID 16872645 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2006.06.014  1
2006 Hart L, O'Riain MJ, Jarvis JU, Bennett NC. The pituitary potential for opportunistic breeding in the Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus. Physiology & Behavior. 88: 615-9. PMID 16814330 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2006.05.020  1
2006 Broekman MS, Bennett NC, Jackson CR, Weber RE. Does altitudinal difference modulate the respiratory properties in subterranean rodents' (Cryptomys hottentotus mahali) blood? Physiology & Behavior. 88: 77-81. PMID 16626763 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2006.03.011  1
2006 Scantlebury M, Speakman JR, Oosthuizen MK, Roper TJ, Bennett NC. Energetics reveals physiologically distinct castes in a eusocial mammal. Nature. 440: 795-7. PMID 16598257 DOI: 10.1038/nature04578  0.52
2006 Du Toit L, Bennett NC, Gutjahr GH, Coen CW. Reproductive suppression in subordinate female highveld mole-rats (Cryptomys hottentotus pretoriae): no role for endogenous opioid peptides. Physiology & Behavior. 87: 897-902. PMID 16574170 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2006.02.005  0.72
2006 Du Toit L, Bennett NC, Katz AA, Kalló I, Coen CW. Relations between social status and the gonadotrophin-releasing hormone system in females of two cooperatively breeding species of African mole-rats, Cryptomys hottentotus hottentotus and Cryptomys hottentotus pretoriae: neuroanatomical and neuroendocrinological studies. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 494: 303-13. PMID 16320240 DOI: 10.1002/cne.20792  0.32
2006 Snyman PC, Jackson CR, Bennett NC. Do dispersing non-reproductive female Damaraland mole-rats, Cryptomys damarensis (Rodentia: Bathyergidae) exhibit spontaneous or induced ovulation? Physiology & Behavior. 87: 88-94. PMID 16209879 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2005.09.003  1
2006 Hart L, O'Riain MJ, Jarvis JUM, Bennett NC. Is the Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus (Rodentia: Bathyergidae), a seasonal or aseasonal breeder? Journal of Mammalogy. 87: 1078-1085. DOI: 10.1644/05-MAMM-A-411R2.1  1
2006 Herbst M, Bennett NC. Burrow architecture and burrowing dynamics of the endangered Namaqua dune mole rat (Bathyergus janetta) (Rodentia: Bathyergidae) Journal of Zoology. 270: 420-428. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00151.x  1
2006 Parag A, Bennett NC, Faulkes CG, Bateman PW. Penile morphology of African mole rats (Bathyergidae): Structural modification in relation to mode of ovulation and degree of sociality Journal of Zoology. 270: 323-329. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00141.x  1
2006 Muteka SP, Chimimba CT, Bennett NC. Reproductive seasonality in the Tete veld rat (Aethomys ineptus) (Rodentia: Muridae) from southern Africa Journal of Zoology. 270: 314-322. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00140.x  1
2006 Whiting MJ, Stuart-Fox DM, O'Connor D, Firth D, Bennett NC, Blomberg SP. Ultraviolet signals ultra-aggression in a lizard Animal Behaviour. 72: 353-363. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2005.10.018  1
2005 Scantlebury M, Oosthuizen MK, Speakman JR, Jackson CR, Bennett NC. Seasonal energetics of the Hottentot golden mole at 1500 m altitude. Physiology & Behavior. 84: 739-45. PMID 15885250 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2005.02.022  0.52
2005 Oosthuizen MK, Bennett NC, Cooper HM. Fos expression in the suprachiasmatic nucleus in response to light stimulation in a solitary and social species of African mole-rat (family Bathyergidae). Neuroscience. 133: 555-60. PMID 15878641 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2005.01.017  0.52
2005 Kalamatianos T, du Toit L, Hrabovszky E, Kalló I, Marsh PJ, Bennett NC, Coen CW. Characterization of gonadotrophin-releasing hormone precursor cDNA in the Old World mole-rat Cryptomys hottentotus pretoriae: high degree of identity with the New World guinea pig sequence. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 17: 265-8. PMID 15869560 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2005.01307.x  0.32
2005 Vasicek CA, Oosthuizen MK, Cooper HM, Bennett NC. Circadian rhythms of locomotor activity in the subterranean Mashona mole rat, Cryptomys darlingi. Physiology & Behavior. 84: 181-91. PMID 15708770 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2004.11.005  0.52
2005 Vasicek CA, Malpaux B, Fleming PA, Bennett NC. Melatonin secretion in the Mashona mole-rat, Cryptomys darlingi--influence of light on rhythmicity. Physiology & Behavior. 83: 689-97. PMID 15639153 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2004.09.011  1
2004 Gutjahr GH, van Rensburg LJ, Malpaux B, Richter TA, Bennett NC. The endogenous rhythm of plasma melatonin and its regulation by light in the highveld mole-rat (Cryptomys hottentotus pretoriae): a microphthalmic, seasonally breeding rodent. Journal of Pineal Research. 37: 185-92. PMID 15357663 DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2004.00151.x  1
2004 Hart L, Bennett NC, Malpaux B, Chimimba CT, Oosthuizen MK. The chronobiology of the Natal mole-rat, Cryptomys hottentotus natalensis. Physiology & Behavior. 82: 563-9. PMID 15276823 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2004.05.008  0.64
2004 Carlson AA, Young AJ, Russell AF, Bennett NC, McNeilly AS, Clutton-Brock T. Hormonal correlates of dominance in meerkats (Suricata suricatta). Hormones and Behavior. 46: 141-50. PMID 15256303 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2004.01.009  1
2004 Burland TM, Bennett NC, Jarvis JU, Faulkes CG. Colony structure and parentage in wild colonies of co-operatively breeding Damaraland mole-rats suggest incest avoidance alone may not maintain reproductive skew. Molecular Ecology. 13: 2371-9. PMID 15245409 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2004.02233.x  1
2004 Bishop JM, Jarvis JU, Spinks AC, Bennett NC, O'Ryan C. Molecular insight into patterns of colony composition and paternity in the common mole-rat Cryptomys hottentotus hottentotus. Molecular Ecology. 13: 1217-29. PMID 15078457 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2004.02131.x  0.76
2004 Molteno AJ, Kalló I, Bennett NC, King JA, Coen CW. A neuroanatomical and neuroendocrinological study into the relationship between social status and the GnRH system in cooperatively breeding female Damaraland mole-rats, Cryptomys damarensis. Reproduction (Cambridge, England). 127: 13-21. PMID 15056766 DOI: 10.1530/rep.1.00048  0.76
2004 Faulkes CG, Verheyen E, Verheyen W, Jarvis JU, Bennett NC. Phylogeographical patterns of genetic divergence and speciation in African mole-rats (Family: Bathyergidae). Molecular Ecology. 13: 613-29. PMID 14871365 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-294X.2004.02099.x  1
2003 Oosthuizen MK, Cooper HM, Bennett NC. Circadian rhythms of locomotor activity in solitary and social species of African mole-rats (family: Bathyergidae). Journal of Biological Rhythms. 18: 481-90. PMID 14667149 DOI: 10.1177/0748730403259109  0.52
2002 Burland TM, Bennett NC, Jarvis JU, Faulkes CG. Eusociality in African mole-rats: new insights from patterns of genetic relatedness in the Damaraland mole-rat (Cryptomys damarensis). Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 269: 1025-30. PMID 12028759 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2002.1978  1
2002 Molteno AJ, Bennett NC. Social suppression in nonreproductive female Damaraland mole-rats, Cryptomys damarensis: no apparent role for endogenous opioid peptides. Hormones and Behavior. 41: 115-25. PMID 11855897 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.2001.1743  0.76
2001 Clarke FM, Miethe GH, Bennett NC. Reproductive suppression in female Damaraland mole-rats Cryptomys damarensis: dominant control or self-restraint? Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 268: 899-909. PMID 11370962 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2000.1426  1
2001 Faulkes CG, Bennett NC. Family values: group dynamics and social control of reproduction in African mole-rats. Trends in Ecology & Evolution. 16: 184-190. PMID 11245941 DOI: 10.1016/S0169-5347(01)02116-4  1
2000 Spinks AC, Bennett NC, Faulkes CG, Jarvis JU. Circulating LH levels and the response to exogenous GnRH in the common mole-rat: implications for reproductive regulation in this social, seasonal breeding species. Hormones and Behavior. 37: 221-8. PMID 10868485 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.2000.1576  1
2000 Molteno AJ, Bennett NC. Anovulation in non-reproductive female Damaraland mole-rats (Cryptomys damarensis). Journal of Reproduction and Fertility. 119: 35-41. PMID 10864811  0.76
1997 Faulkes CG, Bennett NC, Bruford MW, O'Brien HP, Aguilar GH, Jarvis JU. Ecological constraints drive social evolution in the African mole-rats. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 264: 1619-27. PMID 9404025 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.1997.0226  1
1997 Bennett NC, Faulkes CG, Spinks AC. LH responses to single doses of exogenous GnRH by social Mashona mole-rats: a continuum of socially induced infertility in the family Bathyergidae. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 264: 1001-6. PMID 9263467 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.1997.0138  1
1997 Spinks AC, Van der Horst G, Bennett NC. Influence of breeding season and reproductive status on male reproductive characteristics in the common mole-rat, Cryptomys hottentotus hottentotus. Journal of Reproduction and Fertility. 109: 79-86. PMID 9068417  0.76
1996 Bennett NC, Faulkes CG, Molteno AJ. Reproductive suppression in subordinate, non-breeding female Damaraland mole-rats: two components to a lifetime of socially induced infertility. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 263: 1599-603. PMID 8952096 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.1996.0234  1
1994 Jarvis JU, O'Riain MJ, Bennett NC, Sherman PW. Mammalian eusociality: a family affair. Trends in Ecology & Evolution. 9: 47-51. PMID 21236765 DOI: 10.1016/0169-5347(94)90267-4  1
1994 Faulkes CG, Trowell SN, Jarvis JU, Bennett NC. Investigation of numbers and motility of spermatozoa in reproductively active and socially suppressed males of two eusocial African mole-rats, the naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber) and the Damaraland mole-rat (Cryptomys damarensis). Journal of Reproduction and Fertility. 100: 411-6. PMID 8021857  1
1993 Bennett NC, Jarvis JU, Faulkes CG, Millar RP. LH responses to single doses of exogenous GnRH by freshly captured Damaraland mole-rats, Cryptomys damarensis. Journal of Reproduction and Fertility. 99: 81-6. PMID 8283457  1
1990 Jarvis JU, Bennett NC. The evolutionary history, population biology and social structure of African mole-rats: family Bathyergidae. Progress in Clinical and Biological Research. 335: 97-128. PMID 2408082  0.56
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