Selected Publications

Guigueno, M.F., Snow, D.A., MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A. & Sherry, D.F. (2014).   Female cowbirds have more accurate spatial memory than males. Biology Letters 10. doi: 10.1098/rsbl.2014.0026

Sherry, D.F. (2014). How animal remember places and find their way around. Yasukawa, K. (Ed.) Animal Behavior, Volume 3(pp 269-287).Praeger: Santa Barbara CA.

Hall, Z.J.,Bauchinger, U., Gerson, A.R., Price, E.R., Langlois, L.A., Boyles, M. Pierce, B. McWilliams, S.R., Sherry, D.F. & MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A. (2013). Site-specific regulation of adult neurogenesis by dietary fatty acid content, vitamin E, and flight exercise in European starlings. Journal of Neuroscience. doi 10.11/ejn.12456.

Strang, C.G. & Sherry, D.F. (2013). Serial reversal learning in bumblebees (Bombus impatiens). Animal Cognition doi 10.1007/s100071-013-0704-1.

Barrett, M.C. & Sherry, D.F. (2012). Consolidation and reconsolidation of memory in Black-capped chickadees (Poecile atricapillus). Behavioral Neuroscience 126, 809-818.

Feeney, M.C., Roberts, W.A. & Sherry, D.F. (2011). Black-capped chickadees (Poecile atricapillus) anticipate future outcomes of foraging choices. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes 37, 30-40.

Feeney, M.C., Roberts, W.A. & Sherry, D.F. (2011). Mechanisms of what-where-when memory in black-capped chickadees (Poecile atricapillus): Do chickadees remember “when”? Journal of Comparative Psychology 125, 308-316.

Sherry, D.F. (2011) Citation classic: The hippocampus of food-storing birds. Brain, Behavior and Evolution 78, 133-135.

Sherry, D.F. & Hoshooley, J.S. (2010). Seasonal hippocampal plasticity in food-storing birds. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B Biological Sciences 365, 933-943.

Sherry, D.F. (2009). Do ideas about function help in the study of causation? In: Bolhuis, J.J. and Verhulst, S. (eds.) Tinbergen’s Legacy (pp. 147-162) Cambridge University Press.

Sherry, D.F. & Hoshooley, J.S. (2009). The seasonal hippocampus of food-storing birds. Behavioural Processes 80, 334-338.

Feeney, M. C., Roberts, W.A. & Sherry, D.F. (2009). Memory for what, where and when in the black-capped chickadee (Poecile atricapillus). Animal Cognition 12, 767-777.

Boisvert, M.J., Veal, A.J. & Sherry, D.F.(2007). Floral reward production is timed by an insect pollinator. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, Biological Sciences274, 1831-1837.

Hoshooley, J.S. & Sherry, D.F.(2007). Greater hippocampal neuronal recruitment in food-storing than in non-food-storing birds. Developmental Neurobiology 67, 406-414.

Hoshooley, J.S., Phillmore, L.S., Sherry, D.F. & MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A. (2007). Annual cycle of the black-capped chickadee: seasonality of food-storing and the hippocampus. Brain, Behaviour and Evolution 69, 161-168.

Sherry, D.F. & Hoshooley, J.S. (2007). The neurobiology of spatial ability. In: Otter, K. (ed.) Ecology and Behavior of Chickadees and Tits: An Integrated Approach (pp.9-23). Oxford University Press: Oxford.

Sherry, D.F., Pravosudov, V.V., MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A., Hoshooley, J.S., & Phillmore, L.S. (2007). Proximate mechanisms in behavior and evolution. In: Otter, K. (ed.) Ecology and Behavior of Chickadees and Tits: An Integrated Approach (pp. 71-73). Oxford University Press.

Sherry, D.F. & Mitchell, J.B. (2007). The neuroethology of foraging. In: Stephens, D.W., Brown, J.S. & Ydenberg, R.C (eds.) Foraging (pp.61-102). University of Chicago Press: Chicago.

Boisvert, M.J. & Sherry, D.F. (2006). Interval timing by an invertebrate, the bumble bee Bombus impatiens. Current Biology 16, 1636-1640.

Phillmore, L.S., Hoshooley, J.S., Sherry, D.F., & MacDougall-Shackleton, S. A. (2006). Annual cycle of the black-capped chickadee: seasonality of singing rates and vocal control brain regions. Journal of Neurobiology 6, 1002-1010.

Sherry, D.F. (2006). Neuroecology. In: Fiske, S.T., Schacter, D.L., & Zahn-Waxler (eds.). Annual Review of Psychology 57, 167-197.

Sherry, D.F. (2005) Do ideas about function help in the study of causation? Animal Biology 55, 441-456.

Sherry, D.F. (2005). Brain and behaviour. In: Bolhuis, J.J. & Giraldeau, L. A. (eds.) The Behavior of Animals: Mechanism, Function, and Evolution. (pp. 97-118) Blackwell Publishers: Oxford.

Hoshooley, J.S. & Sherry, D.F.(2004).  Neuron production, neuron number, and structure size are seasonally stable in the hippocampus of the food-storing black-capped chickadee (Poecile atricapillus). Behavioral Neuroscience 118, 345-355.

MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A., Sherry, D.F., Clark, A.P., Pinkus, R. & Hernandez, A.M. (2003). Photoperiodic regulation of food-storing and hippocampus volume in black-capped chickadees, Poecile atricapillus. Animal Behaviour 65, 805-812.