Below is a list of selected publications.
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Peer-reviewed articles

Taylor, A.T., M.D. Tringali, S.M. Sammons, T.R. Ingram, P.M. O’Rouke, D.L. Peterson, and J.M. Long. In press. Genetic population structure of Shoal Bass within their native range. North American Journal of Fisheries Management.

Taylor, A.T., M.D. Tringali, P.M. O’Rouke, and J.M. Long. 2018. Shoal Bass hybridization in the Chattahoochee River Basin near Atlanta, Georgia. Journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 5:1-9.  Photographs of phenotypes available at:

Long, J.M., C.T. Holley, and A.T. Taylor. 2018. Evaluation of aging accuracy with complementary non-lethal methods for slow-growing, northern populations of shoal bass. Fisheries Management and Ecology 25(2):150-157.

Taylor, A.T., M. Papeş, and J.M. Long. 2018. Incorporating fragmentation and non-native species into distribution models to inform fluvial fish conservation. Conservation Biology 32(1):171-182.

Taylor, A.T., and D.L. Peterson. 2015. Movement, homing, and fates of fluvial-specialist Shoal Bass following translocation into an impoundment. Southeastern Naturalist 14(3):425-437.

Alvarez, A., D. Peterson, A. Taylor, M. Tringali, and B. Barthel. 2015. Distribution and amount of hybridization between Shoal Bass Micropterus cataractae and the invasive Spotted Bass Micropterus punctulatus in the lower Flint River, GA. Pages 503-521 in Tringali et al. (Editors). Black Bass Diversity: Multidisciplinary Science for Conservation. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.

Freeman, B., A. Taylor, K. Oswald, J. Wares, M. Freeman, J. Quattro, and J. Leitner. 2015. Shoal basses, a clade of cryptic identity. Proceedings of the Black Bass Diversity Symposium: Multidisciplinary Science for Conservation. Pages 449-466 in Tringali et al. (Editors). Black Bass Diversity: Multidisciplinary Science for Conservation. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.

Taylor, A.T., and D.L. Peterson. 2014. Shoal bass life history and threats: a synthesis of current knowledge of a Micropterus species. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 24:159-167.


Technical reports

Taylor, A.T., J.M. Long, M.R. Schwemm, M.D. Tringali, and S.K. Brewer. 2016. Identification of Neosho Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus dolomieu velox) stocks for possible introduction into Grand Lake, Oklahoma. Final Report, Environmental Department of the Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma. USFWS Cooperator Science Series # 121-2016.

Taylor, A.T., T. Starks, N. Farless, S.K. Brewer, and K. Elkin. 2014. Section 2: Regional Flow-Ecology Hypotheses, Chapter 7: Orangethroat Darter (Etheostoma spectabile). Pages 49-55 in Davis, M.M. and S. Brewer (Editors). Gulf Coast Prairie Landscape Conservation Cooperative Regional Hypotheses of Ecological Responses to Flow Alteration. A report by the GCP LCC Flow-Ecology Hypotheses Committee to the Southeast Aquatic Resources Partnership (SARP) for the GCP LCC Instream Flow Project. Wildlife Management Institute Grant Number GCP LCC 2012-003.

Taylor, A.T. 2009. Analysis of aquatic conditions for Little River Canyon National Preserve. In Nibbelink, N.P., J.M. Long, K.T. McAbee, J.C. Wilson, and L. Brons. Watershed-based condition and threat assessment for fish and aquatic habitat in southeastern National Park Service Units. Final Report, National Park Service. Atlanta, Georgia.  (See related)