submitted/in review

Barratt CD, Bwong BA, Jehle R, Liedkte HC, Onstein RE, Nagel P, Portik DM, Streicher JW, Loader SP (in review). Vanishing refuge? Testing the forest refuge hypothesis in coastal East Africa using genome-wide sequence data for seven amphibians. Molecular Ecology

Crotti M, Barratt CD, Loader SP, Gower DJ, Streicher JW (submitted). The causes and analytical impact of missing data in RADseq phylogenetic datasets: an empirical study of an African frog. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution


Jongsma G,  Barej M,  Barratt CD, Burger M, Conradie W, Greenbaum E, Hirschfeld M, Leache A, Penner J, Portik DM, Rödel MO, Blackburn D (2018). Diversity and biogeography of frogs in the genus Amnirana (Anura: Ranidae) across sub-Saharan Africa. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 120, 274–285. View


Bwong BA, Nyamache JO, Malonza PK, Wasonga DV, JM Ngwava, Barratt CD, Nagel P, Loader SP (2017). Amphibian diversity in Shimba Hills National Reserve, Kenya: a comprehensive list of specimens and species. Journal of East African Natural History, 106, 19-46. View

Barratt CD (2017). Biodiversity patterns and conservation of the coastal forests of Eastern Africa. PhD thesis, University of Basel. View

Barratt CD, Bwong BA, Onstein RE, Rosauer DF, Menegon M, Doggart N, Nagel P, Kissling WD, Loader SP (2017). Environmental correlates of phylogenetic endemism in amphibians and the conservation of refugia in the coastal forests of Eastern Africa. Diversity and Distributions 23, 875-887View

Bittencourt-Silva GB, Tolley K, Lawson LP, Portik DM, Barratt CD, Nagel P, Loader SP (2017). Impact of species delimitation and sampling on niche models and phylogeographical inference: a case study of the East African reed frog Hyperolius substriatus Ahl 1931. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 114, 261-270. View

Zimkus B, Lawson L, Barej M, Barratt CD, Channing A, Dehling JM, Gehring S, Greenbaum E, Gvodzik V, Harvey J, Kielgast J, Kusamba C,  Nagy Z, Pabijan M, Penner J, Du Preez L, Rödel MO, Vences M, Weber K, Lötters S. (2017). Leapfrogging into new territory: how Mascarene ridged frogs have diversified across Africa. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 106, 254-269. View

Barratt CD, Lawson LP, Bittencourt-Silva GB, Doggart N, Morgan-Brown T, Nagel P, Loader SP (2017). A new, narrowly distributed, and critically endangered species of spiny-throated reed  frog (Anura: Hyperoliidae) from a highly threatened coastal forest reserve in Tanzania. Herpetological Journal. View


Sala-Bozano M, Mariani S, Barratt CD, Sacchi H, Boufana B, Coscia I. (2015). Spatio-temporal variability in the population structure in North-East Atlantic stocks of horse mackerel (Trachurus trachurus). Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy: Biology and Environment 115, 211-220. View

O’Brien CD, Hall JE, Orchard D., Barratt CD, Arntzen JW, Jehle R. (2015). Extending the natural range of a declining species: Genetic evidence for native great crested newt (Triturus cristatus) populations in the Scottish Highlands. European Journal of Wildlife Research 61, 27-33. View


Barratt CD, Tonelli E, Menegon M, Doggart N, Ngalason W, Howell K (2014). Fragmented habitats and species: the challenges of amphibian conservation in Tanzania today. Froglog 111, 63-64. View


Jehle R, Orchard D, Barratt CD (2013). Nativeness of great crested newts (Triturus cristatus) in the Scottish Highlands. Scottish Natural Heritage, Commissioned Report No. 570. View


Barratt CD, Horsburgh GJ, Dawson, DA, Gower DJ, Wilkinson M, Loader SP, Jehle R (2012). Isolation and characterisation of nine polymorphic microsatellites for the caecilian amphibian Boulengerula uluguruensis, and cross-species amplification with four congeneric species. Conservation Genetics Resources 4, 225–229. View