Scientific Publications

I have published a couple scientific publications from my Honours and PhD research, and I’m currently working on a few more from my PhD research so stay tuned!

  • Laura Skates, Maria Paniw, Adam Cross, Fernando Ojeda, Kingsley Dixon, Jason Stevens and Gerhard Gebauer (2019). An ecological perspective on ‘plant carnivory beyond bogs’: nutritional benefits of prey capture for the Mediterranean carnivorous plant Drosophyllum lusitanicum. Annals of Botany doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcz045

  • Adam Cross, Laura Skates, Lubomίr Adamec, C. Michael Hammond, Philip Sheridan and Kingsley Dixon (2015) Population ecology of the endangered aquatic carnivorous macrophyte Aldrovanda vesiculosa at a naturalised site in North America. Freshwater Biology doi.org/10.1111/fwb.12609

Carnivorous Plant Newsletter

Carnivorous Plant Newsletter is the journal of the International Carnivorous Plants Society.

  • Poppinga S., Alamsyah F., Bauer U., Fleischmann A., Horstmann M., Klink S., Kruppert S., Lin Q., Müller U., Northrop A., Płachno B., Prins A., Scharmann M., Sirová D., Skates L., Westermeier A. & Ellison A.M. (2018): What’s new in the world of carnivorous plants - Summary of two symposia held in July 2017. Carnivorous Plant Newsletter. 47, p18-27

  • Laura Skates & Adam Cross (2015) How hungry are carnivorous plants? An investigation into the nutrition of carnivorous plant taxa from the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Carnivorous Plant Newsletter, 44(44), p207-212

PostScript Magazine

PostScript magazine is the annual publication of the Postgraduate Students’ Association of the University of Western Australia. I was the Lead Editor of the 2018 edition of PostScript magazine and am really proud with how it turned out - click the link to check it out and read my editorial!

I also contributed a few fun articles in previous editions of the magazine: