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Nweeia, Martin T., Eichmiller, Frederick C., Hauschka, Peter V., Donahue, Gretchen A., Orr, Jack R., Ferguson, Steven H., Watt, Cortney A., Mead, James G., Potter, Charles W., Dietz, Rune, Giuseppetti, Anthony A., Black, Sandie R., Trachtenberg, Alexander J. and Kuo, Winston P. 2014. Sensory ability in the narwhal tooth organ system. The Anatomical Record, 297(4): 599-617. doi:10.1002/ar.22886

Dalebout, Merel L., Baker, C. Scott, Steel, Debbie, Thompson, Kirsten, Robertson, Kelly M., Chivers, Susan J., Perrin, William F., Goonatilake, Manori, Anderson, R. Charles, Mead, James G., Potter, Charles W., Thompson, Lisa, Jupiter, Danielle and Yamada, Tadasu K. 2014. Resurrection of Mesoplodon hotaula Deraniyagala 1963: A new species of beaked whale in the tropical Indo-Pacific. Marine Mammal Science, 30(3): 1081-1108. doi:10.1111/mms.12113

Nweeia, Martin T., Eichmiller, Frederick C., Hauschka, Peter V., Tyler, Ethan, Mead, James G., Potter, Charles W., Angnatsiak, David P., Richard, Pierre R., Orr, Jack R. and Black, Sandie R. 2012. Vestigial Tooth Anatomy and Tusk Nomenclature for Monodon Monoceros. The Anatomical Record: Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary Biology, 295(6): 1006-1016. doi:10.1002/ar.22449

West, Kristi L., Mead, James G. and White, Whitney 2011. Steno bredanensis (Cetacea: Delphinidae). Mammalian Species, 43(1): 177-189. doi:10.1644/886.1

Nweeia, Martin T., Nutarak, Cornelius, Eichmiller, Frederick C., Eidelman, Naomi, Giuseppetti, Anthony A., Quinn, Janet, Mead, James G., K'issuk, Kaviqanguak, Hauschka, Peter V., Tyler, Ethan M., Potter, Charles W., Orr, Jack R., Avike, Rasmus, Nielsen, Pavia and Angnatsiak, David 2009. Considerations Of Anatomy, Morphology, Evolution, and Function for Narwhal Dentition. In: Krupnik, Igor, Lang, Michael A. and Miller, Scott E., Smithsonian at the Poles: Contributions to International Polar Year Science.(IPY) pp.223-240.

Mead, James G. and Fordyce, R. Ewan 2009. The therian skull : a lexicon with emphasis on the odontocetes. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 627: 1-249. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.627

Oremland, Mollie S., Allen, Bernadette M., Clapham, Phil J., Moore, Michael J., Potter, Charles W. and Mead, James G. 2009. Mandibular fractures in short-finned pilot whales, Globicephala macrorhynchus. Marine Mammal Science, 26(1): 1-16. doi:10.1111/j.1748-7692.2009.00334.x

Perrin, William F., Robertson, Kelly M., Van Bree, Peter J. H. and Mead, James G. 2007. Cranial description and genetic identity of the holotype specimen of Tursiops aduncus (Ehrenberg, 1832). Marine Mammal Science, 23(2): 343-357. doi:10.1111/j.1748-7692.2007.00119.x

Dalebout, M. L., Baker, C. S., Steel, D., Robertson, K. M., Chivers, S. J., Perrin, William F., Mead, James G., Grace, R. V. and Schofield, T. D. 2007. A divergent mtDNA lineage among Mesoplodon beaked whales: Molecular evidence for a new species in the tropical Pacific?. Marine Mammal Science, 23(4): 954-966. doi:10.1111/j.1748-7692.2007.00143.x

Mead, James G. 2007. Stomach Anatomy and Use in Defining Systemic Relationships of the Cetacean Family Ziphiidae (Beaked Whales). The Anatomical Record, 290: 581-595.

Mead, James G. and Brownell, Robert L., Jr. 2005. Order Cetacea. In: Wilson, Don E. and Reeder, D. M., Mammal Species of the World, Third Edition. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, pp.723-743.

Dalebout, M. L., Baker, C. S., Mead, James G., Cockcroft, V. G. and Yamada, T. K. 2004. A comprehensive and validated molecular taxonomy of beaked whales, family Ziphiidae. Journal of Heredity, 95(6): 459-473. doi:10.1093/jhered/esh054

Brownell, Robert L., Jr., Yamada, T., Mead, James G. and Helden, A. L. 2004. Mass stranding of Cuvier's beaked whales in Japan: U.S. Naval acoustic link?. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 7: 1-10.

Dalebout, M. L., Mead, James G., Baker, C. S., Baker, A. N. and van Helden, A. L. 2002. A new species of beaked whale Mesoplodon perrini sp N. (Cetacea : Ziphiidae) discovered through phylogenetic analyses of mitochondrial DNA sequences. Marine Mammal Science, 18(3): 577-608.

Walker, W. A., Mead, James G. and Brownell, Robert L., Jr. 2002. Diets of Baird's Beaked Whales, Beradius Bairdii, in the Southern Sea of Okhotsk and off the Pacific Coast of Honshu, Japan. Marine Mammal Science, 18(4): 902-919.

McLellan, W., Friedlander, A., Mead, James G., Potter, Charles W. and Pabst, D. A. 2002. Analyzing 25 Years of Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Strandings along the Atlantic coast of the USA: Do Historic Recods Support the Coastal Migratory Stock Hypothesis. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 4: 297-304.

Laist, D. W., Knowlton, A. R., Mead, James G., Collet, A. S. and Podesta, M. 2001. Collisions between ships and whales. Marine Mammal Science, 17(1): 35-75.

Heyning, J. E. and Mead, James G. 1997. Thermoregulation in the mouths of feeding gray whales. Science, 278(5340): 1138-1139.

Gannon, D. P., Read, A. J., Craddock, J. E. and Mead, James G. 1997. Stomach contents of long-finned pilot whales (Globicephala melas) stranded on the US mid-Atlantic coast. Marine Mammal Science, 13(3): 405-418.

Laerm, J., Wenzel, F., Craddock, J. E., Weinand, D., McGurk, J., Harris, M. J., Early, G. A., Mead, James G., Potter, Charles W. and Barros, N. B. 1997. New prey species for northwestern Atlantic humpback whales. Marine Mammal Science, 13(4): 705-711.

Mead, James G. and Potter, Charles W. 1995. Recognizing Two Populations off the Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) of the Atlantic Coast of North America - Morphologic and Ecologic Considerations. International Marine Biology Research Institute: IBI Reports, 5: 31-44.

Perrin, William F. and Mead, James G. 1994. Clymene dolphin Stenella clymene (Gray, 1846). In: Ridgway, S. H. and Harrison, R., 1994 Handbook of Marine Mammals. The First Book of Dolphins. New York: Academic Press, pp.161-171.

Curry, B. E., Mead, James G. and Purgue, A. P. 1994. The Occurrence of Calculi in the Nasal Diverticula of Porpoises (Phocoenidae). Marine Mammal Science, 10(1): 81-86.

Mead, James G. 1993. The systematic importance of stomach anatomy in beaked whales. International Marine Biology Research Institute: IBI Reports, 4: 75-86.

Mead, James G. and Brownell, Robert L., Jr. 1993. Order Cetacea. In: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. The Johns Hopkins University Press, pp.723-743.

Heyning, J. E., Mead, James G. and Bryden, M. M. 1993. A Palatal Rete in the Right Whale. Nature, 361(6407): 24-25.

Rommel, S. A., Pabst, D. A., Mclellan, W. A., Mead, James G. and Potter, Charles W. 1992. Anatomical Evidence for a Countercurrent Heat-Exchanger Associated with Dolphin Testes. The Anatomical Record, 232(1): 150-156.

Reyes, J. C., Mead, James G. and Vanwaerebeek, K. 1991. A New Species of Beaked-Whale Mesoplodon-Peruvianus Sp-N (Cetacea, Ziphiidae) from Peru. Marine Mammal Science, 7(1): 1-24.

Mead, James G. 1990. Natural History of Bottlenose Dolphins Along the Central Atlantic Coast of the United States. In: The Bottlenose Dolphin. New York: Academic Press, pp.653

Mead, James G. 1990. Sections on Mesoplodon hectori, M. mirus, M. europaeus, M. ginkgodens, M. grayi, M. stejnegeri, M. carlhubbsi, M. bowdoini, M. layardii, M. bidens and M. densirostris. In: Martin, A. R., Whales and Dolphins. London and New York: Salamander Books ltd, pp.192

Brownell, Robert L., Jr. and Mead, James G. 1989. Taxonomic Status of the Delphinid (Mammalia: Cetacea) Tursiops panope Philippi, 1895. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 102(2): 532-534.

Mead, James G. 1989. Bottlenose Whales Hyperoodon ampullatus (Forster, 1770) and Hyperoodon planifrons Flower, 1882. In: Ridgway, S. H. and Harrison, R., Handbook of Marine Mammals, volume 4, River dolphins and the larger toothed whales. London: Academic Press, pp.321-348.

Mead, James G. 1989. Beaked whales of the genus Mesoplodon. In: Ridgway, S. H. and Harrison, R., Handbook of Marine Mammals, volume 4, River dolphins and the larger toothed whales. London: Academic Press, pp.349-430.

Mead, James G. 1989. Shepherd's Beaked Whale - Tasmacetus shepherdi Oliver, 1937. In: Ridgway, S. H. and Harrison, R., Handbook of Marine Mammals, volume 4. River dolphins and the larger toothed whales. London: Academic Press, pp.309-320.

Mead, James G. and Potter, Charles W. 1988. Seldom Seen Species. In: The World's Whales -- A Closer Look. Monterey, California: American Cetacean Society, Third Biennial Conference and Symposium, pp.103-109.

Hare, M. P. and Mead, James G. 1987. Handbook for the Determination of Adverse Human-maMarine Mammal Interactions from Necropsies (NWAFC Processed Report 87-06; ) 35 pages.

Mead, James G. and Baker, A. N. 1987. Notes on the Rare Beaked-Whale, Mesoplodon-Hectori (Gray). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 17(3): 303-312.

Perrin, William F., Mitchell, E. D., Mead, James G., Caldwell, D. K., Caldwell, M. C., Vanbree, P. J. H. and Dawbin, W. H. 1987. Revision of the Spotted Dolphins, Stenella Spp. Marine Mammal Science, 3(2): 99-170.

Mead, James G. 1984. Survey of Reproductive Data for the Beaked Whales (Ziphiidae). Report of the International Whaling Commision, : 91-96.

Mead, James G. and Mitchell, Edward D. 1984. Atlantic Gray Whales. In: Jones, Meredith L., Swartz, S. L. and Leatherwood, S., The Gray Whale. pp.33-53.

Hansen, Larry J., Perrin, William F., Sokolov, Anatoli S. and Mead, James G. 1984. A List of American and Soviet Institutions Possessing Collections of Osteological Specimens from Pinnipeds and Sea Otters. In: Fay, F. H. and Fedoseev, G. A., Soviet-American Cooperative Research on Marine Mammals. pp.101-104.

Mead, James G. 1984. Review of "Strandings, Ways to Save Whales: A Humane Conservationists Guide," by F. D. Robson. African Wildlife, 38(4): 168-169.

Mead, James G., Walker, William A. and Houck, Warren J. 1982. Biological observations on Mesoplodon carlhubbsi (Cetacea, Ziphiidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 344: 1-25. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.344

Perrin, William F., Mitchell, E. D., Mead, James G., Caldwell, D. K. and Vanbree, P. J. H. 1981. Stenella-Clymene, a Rediscovered Tropical Dolphin of the Atlantic. Journal of Mammalogy, 62(3): 583-598.

Mead, James G. 1981. 1st Records of Mesoplodon-Hectori (Ziphiidae) from the Northern Hemisphere and a Description of the Adult Male. Journal of Mammalogy, 62(2): 430-432.

Mead, James G. 1981. First Record of Mesoplodon hectori from the Northern Hemisphere and a Description of the Adult Male. Journal of mammalogy, 62(2): 430-432.

Mead, James G., Odell, D. K., Wells, R. S. and Scott, M. D. 1980. Observations on a Mass Stranding of Spinner Dolphin, Stenella-Longirostris, from the West-Coast of Florida. Fishery Bulletin, 78(2): 353-360.

Testaverde, S. A. and Mead, James G. 1980. Southern Distribution of the Atlantic Whitesided Dolphin, Lagenorhynchus-Acutus, in the Western North-Atlantic. Fishery Bulletin, 78(1): 167-169.

Irvine, A. B., Scott, M. D., Wells, R. S. and Mead, James G. 1979. Stranding of the Pilot Whale, Globicephala-Macrorhynchus, in Florida and South-Carolina. Fishery Bulletin, 77(2): 511-513.

Mead, James G. 1979. An Analysis of Cetacean Strandings along the Eastern Coast of the United States. In: Geraci, J. B. and St. Aubin, D. J., Biology of Marine Mammals: Insights through Strandings. pp.54-68.

Skinder, C. and Mead, James G. 1979. Marine Mammal Strandings: On Site Problems and Solutions. In: Geraci, J. B. and St. Aubin, D. J., Biology of Marine Mammals: Insights through Strandings. pp.248-261.

Reeves, R. R., Mead, James G. and Katona, S. 1978. The Right Whale in the Western North Atlantic. In: International Whaling Commission Twenty-eighth Report. pp.303-312.

Mead, James G. 1977. Records of Sei and Bryde's Whales from the Atlantic Coast of the United States, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean. Reports of the International Whaling Commission, 1: 113-116.

Heyning, J. E. and Mead, James G. 1977. Thermoregulation in the mouths of feeding gray whales. Science, 278(5340): 1138-1139.

Arnason, U., Benirschke, K., Mead, James G. and Nichols, W. W. 1977. Banded Karyotypes of 3 Whales - Mesoplodon-Europaeus, Mesoplodon-Carlhubbsi and Balaenoptera-Acutorostrata. Hereditas, 87(2): 189-200.

Litchfield, C., Greenberg, A. and Mead, James G. 1976. The Distinctive Character of Ziphiidae Head and Blubber Fats. Cetology, 23: 1-10.

Mead, James G. 1975. Anatomy of the External Nasal Passages and Facial Complex in the Delphinidae (Mammalia: Cetacea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 207: 1-35. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.207

Mead, James G. 1975. Fossil Beaked Whale (Cetacea-Ziphiidae) from Miocene of Kenya. Journal of Paleontology, 49(4): 745-751.

Mead, James G. 1975. Preliminary Report on Former Net Fisheries for Tursiops-Truncatus in Western North-Atlantic. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 32(7): 1155-1162.

Mead, James G. and Payne, R. S. 1975. Specimen of Tasman Beaked Whale, Tasmacetus-Shepherdi, from Argentina. Journal of Mammalogy, 56(1): 213-218.

Mead, James G. 1975. Men and Whales at Scammon's Lagoon (Review). Journal of Mammalogy, 56(1): 285-286.

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