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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, 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, 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.
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.
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.
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.
Pitman RL. The marine birds of Alijos Rocks, Mexico. Western Birds. 1985 ;16:81-92.
Pitman RL, Spear LB, Force MP. The marine birds of Malpelo Island, Colombia. Colonial Waterbirds. 1995 ;18:113-119.
Cheng L, Pitman RL. Mass Oviposition and Egg Development of the Ocean-Skater Halobates sobrinus (Heteroptera: Gerridae). Pacific Science. 2002 ;56(4):441 - 447.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Lauriano G, Pirotta E, Joyce T, Pitman RL, Borrell A, Panigada S. Movements, diving behaviour and diet of type‐C killer whales (Orcinus orca) in the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 2020 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
Peavey LE, Popp BN, Pitman RL, Gaines SD, Arthur KE, Kelez S, Seminoff JA. Opportunism on the High Seas: Foraging Ecology of Olive Ridley Turtles in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science. 2017 ;4.
Pitman RL, Ballance LT. Parkinson's Petrel Distribution and Foraging Ecology in the Eastern Pacific: Aspects of an Exclusive Feeding Relationship with Dolphins. The Condor. 1992 ;94(4):825 - 835.
Priddel D, Carlile N, Portelli D, Kim Y, O'Neill L, Bretagnolle V, Ballance LT, Phillips RA, Pitman RL, Raynei MJ. Pelagic distribution of Gould's Petrel (Pterodroma leucoptera): linking shipboard and onshore observations with remote-tracking data. Emu - Austral Ornithology. 2014 ;114(4):360 - 370.
Durban J, Ellifrit D, Dahlheim M, Waite J, Matkin C, Barrett-Lennard L, Ellis G, Pitman RL, LeDuc R, Wade P. Photographic mark-recapture analysis of clustered mammal-eating killer whales around the Aleutian Islands and Gulf of Alaska. Marine Biology. 2010 ;157(7):1591 - 1604.
Lewallen EA, Bohonak AJ, Bonin CA, van Wijnen AJ, Pitman RL, Lovejoy NR. Phylogenetics and biogeography of the two-wing flyingfish (Exocoetidae: Exocoetus ). Ecology and Evolution. 2017 ;7(6):1751 - 1761.
Lewallen EA, Bohonak AJ, Bonin CA, van Wijnen AJ, Pitman RL, Lovejoy NR. Population Genetic Structure of the Tropical Two-Wing Flyingfish (Exocoetus volitans) Bernardi G. PLOS ONE. 2016 ;11(10):e0163198.