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Ballance LT, Pitman RL, Fiedler PC. Oceanographic influences on seabirds and cetaceans of the eastern tropical Pacific: A review. Progress in Oceanography. 2006 ;69(2-4):360 - 390.
Pitman RL, Aguayo-L A, Urban-R J. Observations of an unidentified beaked whale (Mesoplodon sp.) in the eastern tropical Pacific. Marine Mammal Science. 1987 ;3:345-352.
Pitman RL, Durban JW, Greenfelder M, Guinet C, Jorgensen M, Olson PA, Plana J, Tixier P, Towers JR. Observations of a distinctive morphotype of killer whale (Orcinus orca), type D, from subantarctic waters. Polar Biology. 2011 ;34(2):303 - 306.
Matsuoka K, Pitman RL, Marquez FFC. A note on a pygmy right whale (Caperea marginata) sighting in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management. 2005 ;7(1):71-73.
Towers JR, Tixier P, Ross KA, Bennett J, P Y Arnould J, Pitman RL, Durban JW. Movements and dive behaviour of a toothfish-depredating killer and sperm whale. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 2019 ;76(1):298 - 311.
Durban JW, Fearnbach H, Burrows DG, Ylitalo GM, Pitman RL. Morphological and ecological evidence for two sympatric forms of Type B killer whale around the Antarctic Peninsula. Polar Biology. 2017 ;40(1):231 - 236.
Lewallen EA, Pitman RL, KJARTANSON SHAWNAL, Lovejoy NR. Molecular systematics of flyingfishes (Teleostei: Exocoetidae): evolution in the epipelagic zone. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 2011 ;102(1):161 - 174.
Foote AD, Morin PA, Pitman RL, Ávila-Arcos MC, Durban JW, van Helden A, Sinding M-HS, M. Gilbert TP. Mitogenomic insights into a recently described and rarely observed killer whale morphotype. Polar Biology. 2013 ;36(10):1519 - 1523.
LeDuc RG, Robertson KM, Pitman RL. Mitochondrial sequence divergence among Antarctic killer whale ecotypes is consistent with multiple species. Biology Letters. 2008 ;4(4):426 - 429.
Cheng L, Pitman RL. Mass Oviposition and Egg Development of the Ocean-Skater Halobates sobrinus (Heteroptera: Gerridae). Pacific Science. 2002 ;56(4):441 - 447.
Pitman RL, Spear LB, Force MP. The marine birds of Malpelo Island, Colombia. Colonial Waterbirds. 1995 ;18:113-119.
Pitman RL. The marine birds of Alijos Rocks, Mexico. Western Birds. 1985 ;16:81-92.
Pitman RL, Totterdell J, Wellard R, Cullen P, de Boer M. Long in the tooth: Biological observations from at-sea sightings of strap-toothed beaked whales (Mesoplodon layardii ). Marine Mammal Science. 2019 ;35(3):1141 - 1161.
Weimerskirch H, Le Corre M, Bost CA, Ballance LT, Pitman RL, Charpy L. L’avifaune et l’écologie des oiseaux mari. Clipperton, environnement et biodiversité d’un microcosme océanique. 2009 :381-392.
MacLeod C, Perrin WF, Pitman RL, Barlow J, Ballance LT, D’Amico A, Gerrodette T, Joyce G, Mullin KD, Palka DL, et al. Known and inferred distributions of beaked whale species (Cetacea: Ziphiidae). Journal of Cetacean Research and Management. 2006 ;7(3):271-286.
Pitman RL, Fearnbach H, LeDuc R, Gilpatrick JW, Ford JKB, Ballance LT. Killer whales preying on a blue whale calf on the Costa Rica Dome: genetics, morphometrics, vocalizations and composition of the group. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management . 2007 ;9(2):151-158.
Pitman RL, O’Sullivan S, Mase B. Killer whales (Orcinus orca) attack a school of pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata) in the Gulf of Mexico. Aquatic Mammals. 2003 ;29(3):321-324.
Pitman RL, Ballance LT, Mesnick SL, Chivers SJ. Killer whale predation on sperm whales: observations and implications. Marine Mammal Science 17(3):494-507. 2001 ;17(3):494-507.
Pitman RL, Durban JW. Killer whale predation on penguins in Antarctica. Polar Biology. 2010 ;33(11):1589 - 1594.
Pitman RL, Dutton PH. Killer Whale Predation on a Leatherback Turtle in the Northeast Pacific. Pacific Science. 2004 ;58(3):497 - 498.
Gualtieri D, Pitman RL. Killer Whale (Orcinus orca) Predation on a Gervais’ Beaked Whale (Mesoplodon europaeus) in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean. Aquatic Mammals. 2019 ;45(2):244 - 245.
Pitman RL, Ballance LT, Bost CA. Incidence of Wing Deformities (‘Angel Wing’) Among Masked Boobies at Clipperton Island: Life History Consequences and Insight into Etiology. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 2012 ;124(3):597 - 602.
Frazier JG, Fierstine HL, Beavers SC, Achaval F, Suganuma H, Pitman RL, Yamaguchi Y, Prigioni CM. Impalement of marine turtles (Reptilia, Chelonia: Cheloniidae and Dermochelyidae) by billfishes (Osteichthyes, Perciformes: Istiophoridae and Xiphiidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes. 1994 ;39:85-96.
Pitman RL, Deecke VB, Gabriele CM, Srinivasan M, Black N, Denkinger J, Durban JW, Mathews EA, Matkin DR, Neilson JL, et al. Humpback whales interfering when mammal-eating killer whales attack other species: Mobbing behavior and interspecific altruism?. Marine Mammal Science. 2017 ;33(1):7 - 58.
Pitman RL, Jehl JR. Geographic variation and reassessment of species limits in “Masked” Boobies of the eastern Pacific. Wilson Bulletin. 1998 ;110:155-170.

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