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Zantis, L. J., Bosker, T., Lawler, F., Nelms, S. E., O'Rorke, R., Constantine, R., Sewell, M., and E. L. Carroll (2022). Assessing microplastic exposure of large marine filter-feeders. The Science of the Total Environment, 151815. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.151815

Theoretical plastics exposure pathways. Illustrations by Vivian Ward and Emma Scheltema

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Consuegra, S., O'Rorke, R., Rodriguez-Barreto, D., Fernández, S., Jones, J., & Garcia de Leaniz, C. (2021). Impacts of large and small barriers on fish assemblage composition assessed using environmental DNA metabarcoding. Science of the Total Environment, 790, 148054.
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Ratcliffe, F. C., Uren Webster, T. M., Rodriguez-Barreto, D., O'Rorke, R., Garcia de Leaniz, C., and Consuegra, S. (2021) Quantitative assessment of fish larvae community composition in spawning areas using metabarcoding of bulk samples. Ecological Applications 31(3):e02284. 10.1002/eap.2284
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Muha, T.P., Rodriguez-Barreto, D., O’Rorke, R., Garcia de Leaniz, C., Consuegra, S., (2021) Using eDNA metabarcoding to monitor changes in fish community composition after barrier removal. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 9. 10.3389/fevo.2021.629217
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Jeffs, A.G., O'Rorke, R. (2020) Feeding and nutrition of crustacean larvae. Chapter 11 in: M. Thiel, and K. Anger, editors. Larval Biology: Natural History of Crustacea Vol. 7. Oxford University Press, New York, USA.
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Wasef, S, Subramanian S., O’Rorke, R., Huynen, L., Curtis C., El-Marghani, S., Holland, B., Ikram et al. (2019) Mitogenomic diversity in Sacred Ibis Mummies sheds light on early Egyptian practices Plos ONE 14(11), e0223964
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Waite, A. M., Raes, E. , Beckley, L. E., Thompson, P. A., Griffin, D. , Saunders, M. , Säwström, C. , O'Rorke, R. , Wang, M. , Landrum, J. P. and Jeffs, A. (2019), Production and ecosystem structure in cold‐core vs. warm‐core eddies: Implications for the zooplankton isoscape and rock lobster larvae. Limnol Oceanogr. doi:10.1002/lno.11192
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Carroll E.L., Gallego R., Sewell M.A., Zeldis J., Ranjard L., Ross H.A., Tooman L.K., O’Rorke R, Newcomb R.D., & Constantine R. (2019) Multi-locus DNA metabarcoding of zooplankton communities and scat reveal trophic interactions of a generalist predator Scientific Reports 9, p281
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O'Rorke, R,. Tooman, L., Gaughen, K., Holland, B.S. & Amend, A.S. (2017) Not just browsing: an animal that grazes phyllosphere microbes facilitates community heterogeneity. The ISME Journal 11, 1788–1798
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Price, M.R., O’Rorke, R., Hadfield, M.G., Amend, A.S. (2017) Diet Selection at Three Spatial Scales: Implications for Conservation of an Endangered Hawaiian Tree Snail. Biotropica. 49, 130–136.
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O'Rorke, R., Holland, B.S., Cobian, G.M., Gaughen, K., Amend, A.S. (2016) Dietary preferences of Hawaiian tree snails to inform culture for conservation Biological Conservation 198, 177–182.
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Wang, M., O'Rorke, R., Waite, A. M., Beckley, L. E., Thompson, P. A., & Jeffs, A.G. (2015). Condition of larvae of western rock lobster (Panulirus cygnus) in cold and warm core water eddies of the Leeuwin Current off Western Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research 66, 1158 - 1167
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O’Rorke, R., Lavery, S., Wang, M., Beckley, L.E., Waite, A.M., Jeffs, A.G. (2015) Spinning in different directions; western rock lobster larval condition varies with eddy polarity, but does their diet? Journal of Plankton Research 37, 542 - 553
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O'Rorke, R., Cobian, G.M., Holland, B.S., Price, M.R., Costello, V., Amend, A.S. (2015) Dining local: the microbial diet of a snail that grazes microbial communities is geographically structured. Environmental Microbiology 17 (5), 1753-1764
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O'Rorke, R., S.D Lavery, M. Wang, R. Gallego, A.M. Waite, L.E. Beckley, P.A. Thompson, and A.G. Jeffs. (2014) Phyllosomata associated with large gelatinous zooplankton: hitching rides and stealing bites. ICES Journal of Marine Science doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsu163
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Connell, S., O'Rorke, R., Jeffs, A.G., & Lavery, S. (2014) DNA Identification of the Phyllosoma Diet of Jasus edwardsii and Scyllarus sp. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 48, 416–429
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Wang, M., O'Rorke, R., Waite, A. M., Beckley, L. E., Thompson, P. A., & Jeffs, A.G. (2014). Fatty acid profiles of phyllosoma larvae of western rock lobster (Panulirus cygnus) in cyclonic and anticyclonic eddies of the Leeuwin Current off Western Australia. Progress in Oceanography, 122, 153–162
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Wang, M., O’Rorke, R., Nodder, S., Jeffs, A. (2014) Nutritional composition of potential prey of the spiny lobster phyllosoma (Jasus edwardsii). Marine and Freshwater Research 65, 3337-349
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O'Rorke, R., Lavery, S. D., Wang, M., Nodder, S. D., & Jeffs, A. G. (2013). Determining the diet of larvae of the red rock lobster (Jasus edwardsii) using high-throughput DNA sequencing techniques. Marine Biology doi:10.1007/s00227-013-2357-7
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O'Rorke R, Jeffs AG, Fitzgibbon Q, Chow S, Lavery S (2013) Extracting DNA from whole organism homogenates and the risk of false positives in PCR based diet studies; a case study using spiny lobster larvae. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 441: 1-6
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O’Rorke, R., Lavery, S., Chow, S., Takeyama H, Tsai, P., Beckley, L.E., Thompson, P., Waite, A.M., Jeffs, A.G. (2012) Determining the diet of larvae of western rock lobster (Panulirus cygnus) using high-throughput DNA sequencing techniques. PloS ONE 7(8):e42757.
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  O’Rorke, R., Lavery, S., Jeffs, A. (2012) PCR enrichment techniques to identify the diet of predators. Molecular Ecology Resources 12: 5–17.
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