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Haroldson, MA, CC Schwartz, KC Kendall, KA Gunther, DS Moody, K Frey, D Paetkau (2010) Genetic analysis of individual origins supports isolation of grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Ursus 21:1-13.

Kendall, KC, JB Stetz, J Boulanger, AC Macleod, D Paetkau, GC White (2009) Demography and genetic structure of a recovering brown bear population. J Wildlife Management 73:3-17.

Kendall, KC, JB Stetz, DA Roon, LP Waits, JB Boulanger, D Paetkau (2008) Grizzly Bear Density in Glacier National Park, Montana. J Wildlife Management 72:1693-1705.

Boulanger, J, KC Kendall, JB Stetz, DA Roon, LA Waits, D Paetkau (2008) Multiple data sources improve DNA-based mark-recapture population estimates of grizzly bears. Ecological Applications 18:577-589.

Kasworm WF, MF Proctor, C Servheen, D Paetkau (2007) Success of grizzly bear population augmentation in northwest Montana. J Wildlife Management 71:1261-1266.

Doupe JP, JH England, M Furze, D Paetkau (2007) Most northerly observation of a grizzly bear (Ursus arctos) in Canada: photographic and DNA evidence from Melville Island, Northwest Territories. Arctic 60:271-276.

Dixon JD, MK Oli, MC Wooten, TH Eason, JW McCown, D Paetkau (2006) Effectiveness of a regional corridor in connecting two Florida black bear populations. Conservation Biology 20:155-162.

Boulanger J, M Proctor, G Stenhouse, D Paetkau, J Cranston (2006) An empirical test of DNA mark-recapture sampling strategies for grizzly bears. Ursus 17:149-158.

Waits LP, D Paetkau (2005) Noninvasive genetic sampling tools for wildlife biologists: A review of applications and recommendations for accurate data collection. J. Wildlife Management 69:1419-1433.

Belant JL, JF Van Stappen, D Paetkau (2005) American black bear population size and genetic diversity at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Ursus 16:85-92.

Weaver JL, P Wood, D Paetkau, LL Laack (2005) Use of scented hair snares to detect ocelots. Wildlife Society Bulletin 33:1384-1391.

Mowat G, DC Heard, DR Seip, KG Poole, G Stenhouse, DW Paetkau (2005) Grizzly Ursus arctos and black bear U. americanus densities in the interior mountains of North America. Wildlife Biology 10:31-48.

Davis CS, I Delisle, I Stirling, DB Siniff, C Strobeck (2005) A phylogeny of the extant Phocidae inferred from complete mitochondrial DNA coding regions.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 33:363-377.

Carmichael LB, P Krizan, S Polischuk Blum, C Strobeck (2005) Genotyping of pseudohermaphrodite polar bears in Nunavut and advances in DNA sexing rechniques. Journal of Mammalogy 86:160-169.

Paetkau D (2004) The optimal number of markers in genetic mark-recapture studies. J. Wildlife Management 68:449-452.

McLoughlin PD, D Paetkau, M Duda, S Boutin (2004) Genetic diversity and relatedess of boreal caribou populations in western Canada. Biological Conservation. 118:593-598.

Jones ME, D Paetkau, E Geffen, C Moritz (2004) Genetic diversity and population structure of Tasmanian devils, the largest marsupial carnivore. Molecular Ecology 13:2197-2209.

Piry S, A Alapetite, J-M Cornuet, D Paetkau, L Baudouin, A Estoup (2004) GENECLASS2: A software for genetic assignment and first-generation migrant detection. J Heredity 95:536-539.

Sumner J, T Jessop, D Paetkau, C Moritz (2004) Limited effect of anthropogenic habitat fragmentation on molecular diversity in a rainforest skink, Gnypetoscincus queenslandiae. Molecular Ecology 13:259-270.

Paetkau D, R Slade, M Burden, A Estoup (2004) Genetic assignment methods in direct, real-time estimation of migration rate: a simulation-based exploration of accuracy and power. Molecular Ecology 13:55-65.

Worley K, C Strobeck, S Arthur, J Carey, H Schwantje, A Veitch, DW Coltman (2004) Population genetic structure of North American thinhorn sheep (Ovis dalli).  Molecular Ecology 13:2545-2556.

Kyle CJ, RD Weir, NJ Newhouse, H Davis, C Strobeck (2004) Genetic structure of sensitive and endangered northwestern badger populations (Taxidea taxus taxus and T. t. jeffersonii).  Journal of Mammalogy 85:633-639.

Boulanger J, BN McLellan, JG Woods, M Proctor, C Strobeck (2004) Sampling design and bias in DNA-based capture-recapture population and density estimates of grizzly bears. Journal of Wildlife Mangement 68:457-469.

Jones ME, D Paetkau, E Geffen, C Moritz (2003) Microsatellites for the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus laniarius). Molecular Ecology Notes 3:277-279.

Paetkau D (2003) An empirical exploration of data quality in DNA-based population inventories. Molecular Ecology 12:1375-1387.

Bush KL, C Strobeck (2003) Phylogenetic relationships of the Phasianidae reveals possible non-pheasant taxa.  Journal of Heredity 94:472-489.

Coltman DW, PO Donoghue, JT Jorgenson, JT Hogg, C Strobeck, M Festa-Bianchet (2003) Undesirable evolutionary consequences of trophy hunting.  Nature 426:655-658.

Kyle CJ, C Strobeck (2003) Genetic homogeneity of Canadian mainland marten populations underscores the distinctiveness of Newfoundland pine marten (Martes americana atrata).   Can. J. Zool.  81:57-66.

Kyle C.J, A Davison, C Strobeck (2003) Genetic structure of European pine martens (Martes martes), and evidence for introgression with M. americana in England.  Conservation Genetics 4:179-188.

Keyghobadi N, J Roland, S Fownes, C Strobeck (2003) Ink marks and molecular markers:  Examining the effects of landscape on dispersal using both mark-recapute and molecular methods.  In Butterflies: Ecology and Evolution Taking Flight. Eds. Boggs, CL, WB Watt, PR Ehrlich.  University of Chicago Press pgs. 169-183.

Palmer AR, C Strobeck (2003) Fluctuating Asymmetry Analyses Revisted.  In Developmental Instability (DI):  Causes and Consequences.  Ed.  M Polak, Oxford University Press  pgs. 279-319.

Kraaijeveld-Smit FJL, SJ Ward, PD Temple-Smith, D Paetkau (2002) Factors influencing paternity success in Antechinus agilis: last-male sperm precedence, timing of mating and genetic compatibility. J. Evolutionary Biology 15:100-107.

Mowat G, D Paetkau (2002) Estimating marten Martes americana population size using hair capture and genetic tagging. Wildlife Biology 8:201-209.

Wilson GA, W Olson, C Strobeck (2002) Reproductive success in wood bison (Bison bison athabascae) established using molecular techniques.  Can J. Zool80:1537-1548.

Proctor MF, BN McLellan, C Strobeck (2002) Population fragmentation of grizzly bears in southeastern British Columbia, Canada.  Ursus 13:153-160.

Kyle CJ, C Strobeck(2002) Connectivity of Peripheral and Core Populations of North American  Wolverines.  J. Mammology   83:1141-1150.

Polziehn RO, C Strobeck (2002) A Phylogenetic comparison of red deer and wapiti using mitochondrial DNA.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution  22:342-356.

Coltman DW, M Festa-Bianchet, JT Jorgenson, C Strobeck (2002) Alternate Mating Strategies Cause Age-Dependent Sexual Selection in Bighorn Rams. Proceedings Royal Society 269:165-172.

Vázquez-Domínguez E, D Paetkau, N Tucker, G Hinten, C Moritz (2001) Resolution of natural groups using iterative assignment tests: an example from two species of Australian native rats (Rattus). Molecular Ecology 10:2069-2078.

Waser PM, C Strobeck, D Paetkau (2001) Estimating interpopulation dispersal rates. in Gittleman et al. eds., Carnivore Conservation. Cambridge University Press, London. 484-497.

Tikel D, D Paetkau, MN Cortinas, R Leblois, C Moritz, A Estoup (2000) Polymerase chain reaction primers for polymorphic microsatellite loci in the invasive toad species Bufo marinus. Molecular Ecology 9:1927-1929.

Selvamani, MJP, SM Degnan, D Paetkau, BM Degnan (2000) Highly polymorphic microsatellite loci in the Heron Reef population of the tropical abalone Haliotis asinina. Molecular Ecology 9:1184-1186.

Lunn NJ, D Paetkau, W Calvert, S Atkinson, M Taylor, C Strobeck (2000) Cub adoption by polar bears: determining relatedness with microsatellite markers. J. Zoology, London 251:23-30.

Paetkau D (1999) Some problems with genetic methods for identifying intraspecific conservation units ("comment"). Conservation Biology 13:1507-1509.

Paetkau D, SC Amstrup, EW Born, W Calvert, AE Derocher, GW Garner, F Messier, I Stirling, M Taylor, Ø Wiig, C Strobeck. (1999) Genetic structure of the world's polar bear populations. Molecular Ecology 8:1571­-1584.

Cronin MA, R Shideler, C Strobeck, D Paetkau (1999) Genetic relationships of grizzly bears (Ursus arctos) in the Pruhoe Bay... J. Heredity 90:622-628

Paetkau D (1999) Microsatellites obtained using strand extension (MOUSE): an enrichment protocol. BioTechniques 26:690-697.

Woods JG, D Paetkau, D Lewis, BL McLellan, M Proctor, C Strobeck (1999) Genetic tagging free-ranging black and brown bears. Wildlife Soc. Bull. 27:616-627.

Paetkau D, GF Shields, C Strobeck (1998) Gene flow between insular, coastal and interior populations of brown bears in Alaska. Molecular Ecology 7:1283-1292.

Waits L, D Paetkau, C Strobeck (1998) The genetics of the bears of the world. in The Status and Conservation of the Bears of the World. Ed. S Herrero. Int. Conf. Bear Res. and Manage. Monogr. Series.

Paetkau D, LP Waits, PL Clarkson et al. (1998) Variation in genetic diversity across the range of North American brown bears. Conservation Biology 12:418-429.

Paetkau D, C Strobeck (1998) Ecological genetic studies of bears using microsatellite analysis. Ursus 10:299-306.

Craighead FL, D Paetkau, HV Reynolds, C Strobeck, E Vyse (1998) The use of microsatellite DNA analyses to infer breeding behavior and demographic processes in an Arctic grizzly bear population. Ursus 10:323-327

Waits L, D Paetkau, C Strobeck, RH Ward (1998) A comparison of genetic variability in brown bears (Ursus arctos) from Alaska, Canada, and the Lower 48 States. Ursus 10:307-314

Paetkau D, LP Waits, PL Clarkson, L Craighead, C Strobeck (1997) An empirical evaluation of genetic distance statistics using microsatellite data from bear (Ursidae) populations. Genetics, 147:1943-1957.

Paetkau D, C Strobeck (1996) Mitochondrial DNA and the phylogeography of Newfoundland black bears. Canadian Journal of Zoology 74:192-196.

Paetkau D, W Calvert, I Stirling, C Strobeck (1995) Microsatellite analysis of population structure in Canadian polar bears. Molecular Ecology 4:347-354.

Paetkau D, C Strobeck (1995) The molecular basis and evolutionary history of a microsatellite null allele in bears. Molecular Ecology 4:519-520.

Craighead L, D Paetkau, HV Reynolds, ER Vyse, C Strobeck (1995) Microsatellite analysis of paternity and reproduction in Arctic grizzly bears. J. Heredity 86:255-261.

Paetkau D, C Strobeck (1994) Microsatellite analysis of genetic variation in black bear populations. Molecular Ecology 3:489-495.

Good AG, DH Paetkau (1992) Identification and characterization of a hypoxically induced maize lactate dehydrogenase gene. Plant Molecular Biology 19:693-697.


Strobeck C (1974) Sufficient conditions for polymorphism with N niches and M mating groups.  The American Naturalist 108:152-156.

Stobeck C (1973) The three locus model with multiplicative fitness values.  Genetical Research 22:195-200.

Strobeck C (1973) N species competition.  Ecology 54:650-654.

Strobeck C (1972) Heterozygosity in pin-thrum plants or with partial sex linkage.  Genetics 72:667-678.

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