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Doctoral 
Theses

2019

Finger, JS (2019) Personality in wild juvenile lemon sharks: Consistency, behavioral syndrome and ontogeny. Humboldt University

2017
Brewster, L (2017) Behavioural Energetics of the juvenile lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris) in Bimini, Bahamas. University of Hull, U.K.

 

2013

Stump K (2013). The effects of nursery habitat loss on juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris). PhD Thesis. University of Miami, USA.

2010

Kessel ST (2010). An investigation into the behavior and population dynamics of the lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris). PhD Thesis. Cardiff University, UK
 

Guttridge TL (2010) Social behavior and organization of juvenile lemon sharks Negaprion brevirostris. PhD Thesis. University of Leeds, UK.

2009

DiBattista JD (2009) Evolutionary potential of a large marine vertebrate, the lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris). PhD Thesis. McGill University, Canada.

2007

Franks BR (2007) The spatial ecology and resource selection of juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in their primary nursery areas. PhD Thesis, Drexel University, U.S.

2003

Newman SP (2003) Spatial and temporal variation in diet and prey preference of nursery-bound juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) at Bimini, Bahamas. PhD Thesis. University of Plymouth, UK.

2002

Feldheim KA (2002) Genetic analysis of the mating system and population structure of the lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris. PhD Thesis. University of Illinois, USA.

1991

Morrissey JF (1991) Activity space parameters, home range, diel activity rhythms, and habitat selection of juvenile lemon sharks Negaprion brevirostris. PhD Thesis. University of Miami, USA.

1990

Cortes E (1990) Feeding of the lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris: Diet, feeding habitat, digestion and consumption rate. PhD Thesis. University of Barcelona.

1987

Jacobsen T (1987) An ecosystem-level study of a shallow Bahamian lagoon: biomass estimation of the lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris), a top consumer. PhD Thesis. University of Georgia, U.S.

MSc
Theses

2016

Burke P (2016). Use of baited remote underwater video surveys to assess the diversity and distribution of elasmobranchs and their communities in Bimini, Bahamas. University of Ghent, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology, EMBC+

2015

Keller B (2015). Social Network Analysis of Partner Preference in Lemon Sharks, Negaprion brevirostris, During the Introduction of Unfamiliars to Familiar Groups. Coastal Carolina University.

2015

Dickson L (2015). Does spatial distribution of lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in the wild correlate with temperament in semi-captivity? MSc Marine Environment and Resources Bimini Biological Field Station (BBFS), University of the Basque Country, University of Southampton, and University of Lieige

2014

Grimmel H (2014). Measuring spatial and temporal variation in subtropical faunal communities through the use of baited remote underwater video systems. University of Ghent, Belgium.

2013

Van Zinnicq Bergmann M (2013). Testing the acoustic detection range of submersible ultrasonic receivers in relation to environmental factors in two shallow water environments in Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of Groningen, Netherlands.

2013

Dhellemmes F (2013) How does experience influence exploration of a novel environment in the juvenile lemon shark. MSc Thesis. Isara-Lille, France

2013

Chazot C (2013) Ecological influences on the expression of personality in juvenile lemon sharks. Masters. Isara-Lyon, School of Engineering and Agriculture. France.

2012

Sommer N (2012) Submersible Ultrasonic receiver testing in Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of La Reunion. Spain

2011

Ashe J (2011) Testing Predictions of the “Natal Homing Hypothesis for Sharks, Using Lemon Sharks in the Western Atlantic as a Model Species. MSc Thesis. Stony Brook University, USA.

2011

Trave C (2011) Preparation of a Habitat Map of the North Sound, Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis.

2011

Weideli C (2011) Has coastal development-related large scale mangrove habitat destruction resulted in a dietary shift of nursery bound juvenile lemon sharks? MSc Thesis.

2010

Salim, E (2010) Efectos de la accion turista en la distribucion especial de juveniles del tiburon limon (Negaprion brevirostris) en Bimini Sur, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. Universidad de Simon Bolivar, Venezuela.

2009

Huhn M (2009) The influence of mangrove removal on the growth of juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in a nursery habitat at Bimini, Bahamas. MS Thesis, Universitat Wurzburg, Germany.

2009

Van Dijk S (2009) Social learning of an operant conditioning task by juvenile lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris). MSc Thesis. University of Groningen, Netherlands.

2008

Caviezel S (2008) Movement pattern and space utilization by sub-adult lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of Basel. Switzerland.

2008

Spaet JLY (2008) Learned hook avoidance of lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) based on electroreception and shock treatment. MSc Thesis.

2008

Uphill J (2008) Juvenile lemon shark, (Negaprion brevirostris) utilization of a nursery area in Bimini Bahamas. MSc Thesis. Flinders University. Australia.

2007

Dedman S (2007) Preferenda and thermal event response in the juvenile lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris in Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of Aberdeen. UK.

2007

Bakker J (2007) Effects of the loss of mangrove nursery area on the home ranges of juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris). MSc Thesis University of Amsterdam, Holland.

2007

DiGirolamo T (2007) Thermal ecology and activity patterns of juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in a shallow water nursery at Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of West Florida, USA.

2007

Imhoff J (2007) Evaluation of ultrasonic accelerometry as a technique for studying foraging behavior in juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris). MSc Thesis. University of North Carolina Wilmington, USA.

2007

Fieret (2007) Swimming Performance in Juvenile and Sub-Adult Lemon Sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) at the Bimini Islands, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of Groningen, Netherlands.

2006

Jackson K (2006) Spatial and temporal variation in fish and crustacean assemblages in near-shore environments around Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. Murdoch University, AU.

2006

Batsleer J (2006) Temperature preference of juvenile Lemon sharks, Negaprion brevirostris, in the south bimini nursery. MSc Thesis.

2005

Jennings DE (2005) The ecological effects of the Bimini Bay Resort development on the juvenile lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris, Poey 1868) population of Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of Surrey - Roehampton, UK

2005

Harry A (2005) Tracking of sub-adult lemon sharks around Bimini Islands, Bahamas; spatial ecology and nursery usage. MSc (Honours). Flinders University, AU.

2004

Parsons K; Trace metal accumulation and distribution in juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris), their prey, and sediments at Bimini, Bahamas. 2002. Master of research (MRes) Applied Fish Biology, University of Plymouth

2003

Hussey NR (2003) An evaluation of Landsat 7 ETM+ satellite imagery for quantitative biotope mapping of the Bimini islands, Bahamas including two known lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris) nursery grounds. MSc Thesis. University of Wales, Bangor, U.K. 167pp.

2003

Reeve A (2003) Prey preference experiments using juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in a sub-tropical lagoon, Bimini, Bahamas. MSc Thesis. University of Plymouth, UK.

2003

Brown L (2003) Social behavior and activity patterns of juvenile lemon sharks. MSc Thesis. Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.

2002

Metcalfe L (2002) Diurnal activity patterns of juvenile lemon sharks. MSc Thesis. Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.

2002

Paid N (2002) Analysis of yearly juvenile lemon shark capture census. MSc Thesis. University of Corte, Corsica.

2000

de Marignac JRC (2000) Home range and diel movement patterns of sub-adult lemon sharks, Negaprion brevirostris, in a shallow tropical lagoon, Bimini, Bahamas. MS thesis, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

Undergraduate
Dissertation

2013

Davis G (2013) Examining spatio-temporal changes of juvenile lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris prey communities in a sub-tropical marine ecosystem, Bimini, Bahamas. Undergraduate Thesis. Cardiff University, UK.

2011

Kroeger L (2011) Variation in juvenile Negaprion brevirostris diet and prey community structure of an impacted nursery in North Bimini, Bahamas. BSc Thesis. Cardiff University, Wales, UK.

2010

Cardenosa D (2010) Efectos de la perdida de habitat en tasa de mortalidad y crecimiento del tiburon limon (Negaprion brevirostris) en Bimini, Bahamas. BSc thesis. Universidad de los Andes, Colombia

2010

Crook CJ (2010) Non-consumptive predator effects on nursery habitat use in juvenile lemon sharks. BSc Thesis. University of Manchester

2009

Bond ME (2009) Interspecies bait-manipulation video study, Bimini, Bahamas. Undergraduate Thesis. Cardiff University, UK.

2005

Collins SB (2005) A comparison of fish assemblages in two nursery grounds, a semi-enclosed lagoon and an open stretch of coastline, with emphasis on juvenile Lemon Shark (Negaprion brevirostris) prey communities in Bimini, Bahamas. BSc thesis

2004

Kessel ST (2004) Spatial Variations in Nursery Bound Juvenile Lemon Shark (Negaprion brevoristris) Prey Items, Bimini, Bahamas. BSc Thesis. Cardiff University, UK.

2002

Campos N (2002) Osteology of lemon shark prey. BSc Thesis. University of Porto.

2002

Hoffman C (2002) Ontogenetic dietary shifts in juvenile lemon sharks. BSc Thesis. University of Washington, USA.

2002

Randall J (2002) Diet of the juvenile lemon shark. BSc Thesis. University of New Brunswick, Canada.

2002

Stocking B (2002) Diel feeding rhythms in juvenile lemon sharks, contrasting two nursery areas. BSc Thesis. University of Plymouth, UK.

2002

Santos R (2000) Diet of juvenile lemon sharks. BSc Thesis. University of Portugal. Portugal