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  • Cairns KM, Shannon LM, Koler-Matznick J, Ballard JWO, Boyko AR (2018) Elucidating biogeographical patterns in Australian native canids using genome wide SNPs. PLoS ONE 13(6): e0198754. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0198754

  • Cairns KM, Brown SK, Sacks BN and Ballard JWO (2017) Conservation implications for dingoes from the maternal and paternal genome: multiple populations, dog introgression and demography. Ecology and Evolution 7: 9787-9807. doi: 10.1002/ece3.3487

  • O’Neill AJ, Cairns KM, Kaplan G and Ernest Healy E (2016) Managing dingoes on Fraser Island: culling, conflict, and an alternative. Pacific Conservation Biology 23: 1–11.

  • Cairns KM, Wilton AN (2016) New insights on the history of canids in Oceania based on mitochondrial and nuclear data. Genetica 1-13. doi:10.1007/s10709-016-9924-z

  • Arendt M, Cairns KM, Ballard JWO, Savolainen P, Axelsson E (2016) Diet adaptation in dog reflects spread of prehistoric agriculture. Heredity doi:10.1038/hdy.2016.48

  • Cairns KM, Wolff JN, Brooks RC, Ballard JWO (2010) Evidence of recent population expansion in the field cricket Teleogryllus commodus. Australian Journal of Zoology 58:33-38. doi:10.1071/ZO09118

  • Cairns KM, Wilton AN, Ballard JWO (2011) The identification of dingoes in a background of hybrids. In: Urbano KV (ed) Advances in genetics research. Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp 309–327.

Journal Publications
Book Chapters 
  • Ballard JWO, Wilton AN and Cairns KM. Did Dingoes colonise Australia once or were there multiple introductions with seafaring traders? Hermon Slade Foundation, HSF11/6, July 2011 - July 2014, $26,900.

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