Dr. Michael Gormally

B.Sc., Ph.D.

Contact Details

Personal Professor
Dept. of Microbiology
Room SF4, Arts/Science Building
NUI Galway

T: Ext. 3334
E: mike.gormally@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2018) 'Tetanocera punctifrons Rondani (Diptera, Sciomyzidae): confirmation of presence in Ireland, with notes on distribution and habitats and with comparisons of adults and immature stages with those of T. latifibula Frey'
Maher, C.A., Carey, J.G.J., Mulkeen, C.J., Williams, C.D., Knutson, L.V., Healy, M.G., Gormally, M.J. (2018) 'Tetanocera punctifrons Rondani (Diptera, Sciomyzidae): confirmation of presence in Ireland, with notes on distribution and habitats and with comparisons of adults and immature stages with those of T. latifibula Frey'. Dipterist'S Digest, [Details]
(2017) 'Spatiotemporal variation of Diptera changes how we evaluate High Nature Value (HNV) wet grasslands'
Carey, JGJ,Williams, CD,Gormally, MJ (2017) 'Spatiotemporal variation of Diptera changes how we evaluate High Nature Value (HNV) wet grasslands'. Biodiversity And Conservation, 26 :1541-1556 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Monitoring the EU protected Geomalacus maculosus (Kerry Slug): what are the factors affecting catch returns in open and forested habitats?'
Johnston, E;Kindermann, G;O'Callaghan, J;Burke, D;McLaughlin, C;Horgan, S;Mc Donnell, R;Williams, C;Gormally, M (2017) 'Monitoring the EU protected Geomalacus maculosus (Kerry Slug): what are the factors affecting catch returns in open and forested habitats?'. Ecological Research, 32 :95-104 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Seasonal patterns of metals and nutrients in Phragmites australis (Cav.) Trin. ex Steudel in a constructed wetland in the west of Ireland'
Mulkeen, C.J., Williams, C.D., Gormally, M., Healy, M.G. (2017) 'Seasonal patterns of metals and nutrients in Phragmites australis (Cav.) Trin. ex Steudel in a constructed wetland in the west of Ireland'. Ecological Engineering, 107 :192-197 [Details]
(2017) 'Indicators of Diptera diversity in wet grassland habitats are influenced by environmental variability, scale of observation, and habitat type'
Carey, JGJ,Brien, S,Williams, CD,Gormally, MJ (2017) 'Indicators of Diptera diversity in wet grassland habitats are influenced by environmental variability, scale of observation, and habitat type'. Ecological Indicators, 82 :495-504 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Nematode associates and susceptibility of a protected slug (Geomalacus maculosus) to four biocontrol nematodes'
Carnaghi, M;Rae, R;De Ley, IT;Johnston, E;Kindermann, G;Mc Donnell, R;O'Hanlon, A;Reich, I;Sheahan, J;Williams, CD;Gormally, MJ (2017) 'Nematode associates and susceptibility of a protected slug (Geomalacus maculosus) to four biocontrol nematodes'. Biocontrol Science And Technology, 27 :294-299 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'EU-protected slug Geomalacus maculosus and sympatric Lehmannia marginata in conifer plantations: what does mark-recapture method reveal about population densities?'
Reich, I;Mc Donnell, R;Mc Inerney, C;Callanan, S;Gormally, M (2017) 'EU-protected slug Geomalacus maculosus and sympatric Lehmannia marginata in conifer plantations: what does mark-recapture method reveal about population densities?'. Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 83 :27-35 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Quantifying phenotype-environment matching in the protected Kerry spotted slug (Mollusca: Gastropoda) using digital photography: exposure to UV radiation determines cryptic colour morphs'
O'Hanlon, A;Feeney, K;Dockery, P;Gormally, MJ (2017) 'Quantifying phenotype-environment matching in the protected Kerry spotted slug (Mollusca: Gastropoda) using digital photography: exposure to UV radiation determines cryptic colour morphs'. Frontiers In Zoology, 14 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Mature exotic conifer stands have greater catches of the EU-protected Geomalacus maculosus than adjacent peatland or clear-felled stands - implications for forestry'
Johnston, E., Kindermann, G., O'Callaghan, J., Burke, D., McLoughlin, C., Horgan, S., Reich, I., Mc Donnell, R., Williams, Gormally, M. (2017) 'Mature exotic conifer stands have greater catches of the EU-protected Geomalacus maculosus than adjacent peatland or clear-felled stands - implications for forestry'. Annals Of Forest Science, [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'The influence of household pets on the composition and quantity of allergenic mite fauna within Irish homes: a preliminary investigation'
Clarke, D,Dix, E,Liddy, S,Gormally, M,Byrne, M (2016) 'The influence of household pets on the composition and quantity of allergenic mite fauna within Irish homes: a preliminary investigation'. Medical And Veterinary Entomology, 30 :21-30 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Projected climate change impacts on upland heaths in Ireland'
Coll, J;Bourke, D;Hodd, RL;Skeffington, MS;Gormally, M;Sweeney, J (2016) 'Projected climate change impacts on upland heaths in Ireland'. Climate Research, 69 :177-191 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Observations concerning the sampling of Sciomyzidae (Diptera) in High Nature Value wet grassland habitats: caveats to consider'
Carey, JGJ,LeRoy, M,Williams, CD,Gormally, MJ (2015) 'Observations concerning the sampling of Sciomyzidae (Diptera) in High Nature Value wet grassland habitats: caveats to consider'. Insect Conservation And Diversity, 8 :573-577 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Child car seats - a habitat for house dust mites and reservoir for harmful allergens'
Clarke, D,Gormally, M,Sheahan, J,Byrne, M (2015) 'Child car seats - a habitat for house dust mites and reservoir for harmful allergens'. Annals Of Agricultural And Environmental Medicine, 22 :17-22 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Hydroperiod and Traditional Farming Practices Drive Plant Community Composition on Unregulated Atlantic Floodplain Meadows'
Maher, C,Skeffington, MS,Gormally, M (2015) 'Hydroperiod and Traditional Farming Practices Drive Plant Community Composition on Unregulated Atlantic Floodplain Meadows'. Wetlands, 35 :263-279 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Assessing the biodiversity value of wet grasslands: can selected plant and insect taxa be used as rapid indicators of species richness at a local scale?'
Hayes, M,Boyle, P,Moran, J,Gormally, M (2015) 'Assessing the biodiversity value of wet grasslands: can selected plant and insect taxa be used as rapid indicators of species richness at a local scale?'. Biodiversity And Conservation, 24 :2535-2549 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Dynamics of house dust mite transfer in modern clothing fabrics'
Clarke, D,Burke, D,Gormally, M,Byrne, M (2015) 'Dynamics of house dust mite transfer in modern clothing fabrics'. Annals Of Allergy Asthma & Immunology, 114 :335-340 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Development of a nature value index for pastoral farmland-A rapid farm-level assessment'
Boyle, P,Hayes, M,Gormally, M,Sullivan, C,Moran, J (2015) 'Development of a nature value index for pastoral farmland-A rapid farm-level assessment'. Ecological Indicators, 56 :31-40 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Spatio-temporal distribution of construction and demolition (C&D) waste disposal on wetlands: A case study'
Staunton, J,Williams, CD,Morrison, L,Henry, T,Fleming, GTA,Gormally, MJ (2015) 'Spatio-temporal distribution of construction and demolition (C&D) waste disposal on wetlands: A case study'. Land Use Policy, 49 :43-52 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Protected Lusitanian slug “Geomalacus maculosus” (Pulmonata: Arionidae): genetic studies reveal close link between Irish and Northern Spanish specimens and long-term allopatric divergence of Iberian populations'
Riech, I, Gormally M, Allcock L, McDonnell R, Castillejo J, Iglesias, J Quinteiro J & Smith C.J. ( (2015) 'Protected Lusitanian slug “Geomalacus maculosus” (Pulmonata: Arionidae): genetic studies reveal close link between Irish and Northern Spanish specimens and long-term allopatric divergence of Iberian populations'. Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society, [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Challenges in Assessing Ecological Impacts of Construction and Demolition Waste on Wetlands: A Case Study'
Staunton, J,Williams, CD,Mc Donnell, RJ,Fleming, GTA,Henry, T,Gormally, MJ (2014) 'Challenges in Assessing Ecological Impacts of Construction and Demolition Waste on Wetlands: A Case Study'. Applied Ecology And Environmental Research, 12 :457-479 [Details]
(2014) 'Larval feeding behaviour of Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): potential biocontrol agent of pestiferous slugs'
Hynes, T., Giordani, I., Larkin, M., Mc Donnell, R.J., Gormally, M. (2014) 'Larval feeding behaviour of Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): potential biocontrol agent of pestiferous slugs'. Biocontrol Science And Technology, [Details]
(2014) 'Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) Larvae Feed on Protected Slug Species Geomalacus maculosus (Gastropoda: Arionidae): First Record of Predation'
Giordani, I,Hynes, T,Reich, I,Mc Donnell, RJ,Gormally, MJ (2014) 'Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) Larvae Feed on Protected Slug Species Geomalacus maculosus (Gastropoda: Arionidae): First Record of Predation'. Journal Of Insect Behavior, 27 :652-656 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Atlantic floodplain meadows: influence of hydrological gradients and management on sciomyzid (Diptera) assemblages'
Maher, C,Gormally, M,Williams, C,Skeffington, MS (2014) 'Atlantic floodplain meadows: influence of hydrological gradients and management on sciomyzid (Diptera) assemblages'. Journal Of Insect Conservation, 18 :267-282 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Assessing metal contamination from construction and demolition (C&D) waste used to infill wetlands: using Deroceras reticulatum (Mollusca: Gastropoda)'
Staunton, J., McDonnell, R., Gormally, M.J., Williams, C.D., Henry, T., Morrison, L. (2014) 'Assessing metal contamination from construction and demolition (C&D) waste used to infill wetlands: using Deroceras reticulatum (Mollusca: Gastropoda)'. Environmental Science-Processes & Impacts, [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Projected loss of active blanket bogs in Ireland'
Coll, J, Bourke, D, Sheehy Skeffington, M, Gormally, M, Sweeney, J (2014) 'Projected loss of active blanket bogs in Ireland'. Climate Research, 59 :103-115 [Details]
(2014) 'Factors affecting ground beetle (Carabidae) diversity in wetlands: how important are habitats, designations and management?'
Williams C.D., Hayes M., Mc Donnell R.J., Anderson, R., Bleasdale A. and Gormally M.J. (2014) 'Factors affecting ground beetle (Carabidae) diversity in wetlands: how important are habitats, designations and management?'. Insect Conservation And Diversity, [Details]
(2014) 'Effects of temperature and prey availability on the malacophagous larval stage of Sepedon spinipes (Scopoli) (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): potential biocontrol for gastropod vectors of parasitic diseases'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Paine, T.D., Mulkeen, C.J. and M.J. Gormally (2014) 'Effects of temperature and prey availability on the malacophagous larval stage of Sepedon spinipes (Scopoli) (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): potential biocontrol for gastropod vectors of parasitic diseases'. Biological Control, [Details]
(2014) 'Oviposition, adult longevity and temperature effects on the eggs of Tetanocera elata (Fab.) (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): a potential biocontrol agent for slugs'
Hynes T, Mc Donnell RJ and Gormally MJ. (2014) 'Oviposition, adult longevity and temperature effects on the eggs of Tetanocera elata (Fab.) (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): a potential biocontrol agent for slugs'. Journal Of Applied Entomology, [Details]
(2014) 'Effect of temperature on the larval stage of Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) - potential biological control agent of pestiferous slugs'
Hynes T, Mc Donnell RJ, Kirsch, R, Dillon, R, O’Hora and Gormally MJ. (2014) 'Effect of temperature on the larval stage of Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) - potential biological control agent of pestiferous slugs'. Biological Control, [Details]
(2014) 'Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) larvae feed on protected slug species Geomalacus maculosus (Gastropoda : Arionidae): first record of predation'
Irene Giordani, Tracy Hynes, Inga Reich, Rory J Mc Donnell, Michael J Gormally (2014) 'Tetanocera elata (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) larvae feed on protected slug species Geomalacus maculosus (Gastropoda : Arionidae): first record of predation'. Journal Of Insect Behaviour, [Details]
(2014) 'Influence of snail mucus trails and first snail meal on the behavior of malacophagous sciomyzid larvae'
Dillon, RJ;Hynes, TM;Mc Donnell, RJ;Williams, CD;Gormally, MJ (2014) 'Influence of snail mucus trails and first snail meal on the behavior of malacophagous sciomyzid larvae'. Biological Control, 74 :6-12 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Effects of temperature and prey availability on the malacophagous larval stage of Sepedon spinipes (Scopoli) (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): Potential biocontrol for gastropod vectors of parasitic diseases'
Mc Donnell, RJ;Paine, TD;Mulkeen, CJ;Gormally, MJ (2014) 'Effects of temperature and prey availability on the malacophagous larval stage of Sepedon spinipes (Scopoli) (Diptera: Sciomyzidae): Potential biocontrol for gastropod vectors of parasitic diseases'. Biological Control, 70 :42-47 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Field Boundary Habitats and their Contribution to the Area of Seminatural Habitats on Lowland Farms In East Galway, Western Ireland'
Sullivan, CA, Finn JA, Gormally MJ & Sheehy Skeffington M (2013) 'Field Boundary Habitats and their Contribution to the Area of Seminatural Habitats on Lowland Farms In East Galway, Western Ireland'. Biology And Environment: Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy, 113 (2):1-13 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Stakeholder perceptions of recreational and management impacts on protected coastal dune systems: A comparison of three European countries'
Gesche Kindermann, Mike Gormally (2013) 'Stakeholder perceptions of recreational and management impacts on protected coastal dune systems: A comparison of three European countries'. Land Use Policy, 31 :472-485 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2013) 'Revised distribution and habitat associations for the protected slug, Geomalacus maculosus (Stylommatophora: Arionidae), in Ireland'
Mc Donnell. R.J., O’Meara, K., Nelson, B., Marnell, F. and Gormally, M.J. (2013) 'Revised distribution and habitat associations for the protected slug, Geomalacus maculosus (Stylommatophora: Arionidae), in Ireland'. Basteria, 77 :33-37 [Details]
(2013) 'Host snails, habitats and egg deposition the snail killing fly of Colobaea bifasciella (Diptera: Sciomyzidae)'
Williams C.D., Knutson L.V. and Gormally M.J. (2013) 'Host snails, habitats and egg deposition the snail killing fly of Colobaea bifasciella (Diptera: Sciomyzidae)'. Studia Dipterologica, 20 (1):97-112 [Details]
(2013) 'Stakeholder perceptions of recreational and management impacts on protected coastal dune systems: A comparison of three European countries'
Kindermann, G;Gormally, MJ (2013) 'Stakeholder perceptions of recreational and management impacts on protected coastal dune systems: A comparison of three European countries'. Land Use Policy, 31 :472-485 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Turlough ground beetle communities: the influence of hydrology and grazing in a complex ecological matrix'
Moran, J,Gormally, M,Skeffington, MS (2012) 'Turlough ground beetle communities: the influence of hydrology and grazing in a complex ecological matrix'. Journal Of Insect Conservation, 16 :51-69 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Evaluating Different Wetland Creation Approaches for Irish Cutaway Peatlands Using Water Chemical Analysis'
Lally, H,Gormally, M,Higgins, T,Colleran, E (2012) 'Evaluating Different Wetland Creation Approaches for Irish Cutaway Peatlands Using Water Chemical Analysis'. Wetlands, 32 :129-136 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'PHYTOPLANKTON ASSEMBLAGES IN FOUR WETLANDS CREATED ON CUTAWAY PEATLANDS IN IRELAND'
Lally, H,Gormally, M,Higgins, T,Gammell, M,Colleran, E (2012) 'PHYTOPLANKTON ASSEMBLAGES IN FOUR WETLANDS CREATED ON CUTAWAY PEATLANDS IN IRELAND'. Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy, 112B :207-216 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'HABITAT SELECTION BY GRAZING ANIMALS IN HETEROGENEOUS ENVIRONMENTS: THE CASE OF HILL SHEEP IN WESTERN IRELAND'
Williams, B,Walls, S,Walsh, M,Gormally, M (2012) 'HABITAT SELECTION BY GRAZING ANIMALS IN HETEROGENEOUS ENVIRONMENTS: THE CASE OF HILL SHEEP IN WESTERN IRELAND'. Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy, 112B :267-283 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Developing a predictive modelling capacity for a climate change-vulnerable blanket bog habitat: Assessing 1961-1990 baseline relationships'
Coll, J., Bourke, D, Sheehy Skeffington, M., Sweeney, J. and Gormally, M. () (2011) 'Developing a predictive modelling capacity for a climate change-vulnerable blanket bog habitat: Assessing 1961-1990 baseline relationships'. Irish Geography, . 44, (1), - :27-60 [Details]
(2011) 'RIPARIAN ZONE CREATION IN ESTABLISHED CONIFEROUS FORESTS IN IRISH UPLAND PEAT CATCHMENTS: PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS'
Ryder, L,de Eyto, E,Gormally, M,Skeffington, MS,Dillane, M,Poole, R (2011) 'RIPARIAN ZONE CREATION IN ESTABLISHED CONIFEROUS FORESTS IN IRISH UPLAND PEAT CATCHMENTS: PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS'. Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy, 111B :41-60 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Molecular identification of the exotic slug Arion subfuscus sensu stricto (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) in California, with comments on the source location of introduced populations'
Mc Donnell, RJ,Rugman-Jones, P,Backeljau, T,Breugelmans, K,Jordaens, K,Stouthamer, R,Paine, T,Gormally, M (2011) 'Molecular identification of the exotic slug Arion subfuscus sensu stricto (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) in California, with comments on the source location of introduced populations'. Biological Invasions, 13 :61-66 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Empirical support for the possible application of modified Ellenberg indices to the study of environmental gradients on dynamic Irish wetlands—evidence from Skealoghan turlough, County Mayo'
Williams, CD. Beltman, B., Moran, J., Sheehy Skeffington, M., and Gormally M J. (2011) 'Empirical support for the possible application of modified Ellenberg indices to the study of environmental gradients on dynamic Irish wetlands—evidence from Skealoghan turlough, County Mayo'. Biology And Environment: Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy, 111B(1) :19--31 [Details]
(2011) 'Modelling semi-natural habitat area on lowland farms in western Ireland'
Sullivan, C.A., Bourke, D, Sheehy Skeffington, M, Finn, J.A., Green, S, Kelly, S and Gormally, M.J. (2011) 'Modelling semi-natural habitat area on lowland farms in western Ireland'. Biological Conservation, 144 :1089-1099 [Details]
(2010) 'Vehicle damage caused by recreational use of coastal dune systems in a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) on the west coast of Ireland'
Kindermann, G., Gormally, M. (2010) 'Vehicle damage caused by recreational use of coastal dune systems in a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) on the west coast of Ireland'. Journal Of Coastal Conservation, 14 :173-188 [Details]
(2010) 'VERY HIGH POPULATION ESTIMATES AND LIMITED MOVEMENT OF SNAIL-KILLING FLIES (DIPTERA: SCIOMYZIDAE) ON AN IRISH TURLOUGH (TEMPORARY LAKE)'
Williams, CD,Gormally, MJ,Knutson, LV (2010) 'VERY HIGH POPULATION ESTIMATES AND LIMITED MOVEMENT OF SNAIL-KILLING FLIES (DIPTERA: SCIOMYZIDAE) ON AN IRISH TURLOUGH (TEMPORARY LAKE)'. Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy, 110B :81-94 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Faunistics data for Sciomyzidae (Diptera) in the west of Ireland with distribution maps, species accounts and comments on community structure'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Williams, C.D., Shine, O, Knutson, L & Gormally, M (2010) 'Faunistics data for Sciomyzidae (Diptera) in the west of Ireland with distribution maps, species accounts and comments on community structure'. Bulletin of the Irish Biogeographical Society, 34 :150-218 [Details]
(2010) 'The ecological status of grasslands on lowland farmlands in western Ireland and implications for grassland classification and nature value assessment'
Sullivan, C.A., Sheehy Skeffington, M, Gormally, M.J and Finn, J.A. (2010) 'The ecological status of grasslands on lowland farmlands in western Ireland and implications for grassland classification and nature value assessment'. Biological Conservation, 143 :1529-1539 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'RESOURCE SELECTION BY HILL SHEEP: DIRECT FLOCK OBSERVATIONS VERSUS GPS TRACKING'
Williams, B,Walsh, M,Gormally, M,Walls, S,Sheahan, J (2010) 'RESOURCE SELECTION BY HILL SHEEP: DIRECT FLOCK OBSERVATIONS VERSUS GPS TRACKING'. Applied Ecology And Environmental Research, 8 :279-299 [Details]
(2009) 'Biology of the snail-killing fly Ilione albiseta (Scopoli, 1763) (Diptera; Sciomyzidae)'
Lindsay, W.M., Mc Donnell, R.J., Williams, C.D., Knutson, L and Gormally, M.J. (2009) 'Biology of the snail-killing fly Ilione albiseta (Scopoli, 1763) (Diptera; Sciomyzidae)'. Studia dipterologica, 16 :245-307 [Details]
(2009) 'Spatio-temporal and environmental gradient effects on the mollusc communities in a unique wetland ecotone (turloughs)'
Williams C.D. and Gormally M.J. (2009) 'Spatio-temporal and environmental gradient effects on the mollusc communities in a unique wetland ecotone (turloughs)'. Wetlands, 29 :854-865 [Details]
(2009) 'A new Irish wilderness? Trophic status and conservation potential of cutaway peatland lakes in Ireland'
Lally, H, Higgins, T, Colleran, E and Gormally, M (2009) 'A new Irish wilderness? Trophic status and conservation potential of cutaway peatland lakes in Ireland'. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol, 30 (5):722-724 [Details]
(2009) 'Hydrology and management of turloughs affect marsh fly (Sciomyzidae: Diptera) communities'
Williams C.D., Sheahan J. and Gormally M.J (2009) 'Hydrology and management of turloughs affect marsh fly (Sciomyzidae: Diptera) communities'. Insect Conservation and Diversity, 2 :270-283 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Proposing an efficient indicator of grazer distribution on heterogenous hill vegetation'
Williams, B, Walls, S, Walsh, M, Gormally, M and Bleasdale, A (2009) 'Proposing an efficient indicator of grazer distribution on heterogenous hill vegetation'. Applied Ecology and Environmental Research, 7 (4):341-358 [Details]
(2009) 'Molecular and morphological evidence for the occurrence of two new species of invasive slugs in Kentucky, Arion intermedius Normand, 1852, and Arion hortensis d’Audebard de Férussac, 1819 (Arionidae: Stylommatophora)'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Paine, T.D., Stouthmaner, R., Gormally, M.J. and Harwood, J.D. (2009) 'Molecular and morphological evidence for the occurrence of two new species of invasive slugs in Kentucky, Arion intermedius Normand, 1852, and Arion hortensis d’Audebard de Férussac, 1819 (Arionidae: Stylommatophora)'. Journal of the Kentucky Academy of Science, 69 (2):117-123 [Details]
(2009) 'Slugs: A Guide to the Invasive and Native Fauna of California'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Paine, T.D. and Gormally, M.J. (2009) 'Slugs: A Guide to the Invasive and Native Fauna of California'. University of California Press, [Details]
(2009) 'Factors affecting Sciomyzidae across a transect at Skealoghan turlough (Co. Mayo, Ireland)'
Williams, C, Moran, J, Doherty, O, Mc Donnell, R, Gormally, M, Knutson, L and Vala, J-C (2009) 'Factors affecting Sciomyzidae across a transect at Skealoghan turlough (Co. Mayo, Ireland)'. Aquatic Ecology, 43 :117-133 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'The use of GIS techniques to quantify the hydrological regime of a karst wetland (Skealoghan turlough) in Ireland'
Moran, J,Kelly, S,Sheehy, SM,Gormally, M (2008) 'The use of GIS techniques to quantify the hydrological regime of a karst wetland (Skealoghan turlough) in Ireland'. Applied Vegetation Science, 11 :25-31 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'Past and present land management of 12 turloughs in the west of Ireland'
Moran, J. Regan, E.C., Visser, M., Gormally, M. and Sheehy Skeffington, M. (2008) 'Past and present land management of 12 turloughs in the west of Ireland'. Tearmann (Irish Journal Of Agri-Environmental Research), 6 :83-102 [Details]
(2008) 'A record of the invasive slug Veronicella cubensis (Pfeiffer, 1840) in California'
Mc Donnell, RJ,Hansen, A,Paine, TD,Gormally, MJ (2008) 'A record of the invasive slug Veronicella cubensis (Pfeiffer, 1840) in California'. Veliger, 50 :81-82 [Details]
(2008) 'The influence of hydrological regime and grazing management on the plant communities of a karst wetland (Skealoghan turlough) in Ireland'
Moran, J, Sheehy Skeffington, M and Gormally, M. (2008) 'The influence of hydrological regime and grazing management on the plant communities of a karst wetland (Skealoghan turlough) in Ireland'. Applied Vegetation Science, 11 :13-24 [Details]
(2008) 'Pherbellia (Oxytaenia) stackelbergi Elberg, 1965 (Dip: Sciomyzidae) new to the British Isles, with comments on generic and sub-generic placement'
Staunton J., Williams C.D., Mc Donnell R.J., Maher C., Knutson L. and Gormally M.J. (2008) 'Pherbellia (Oxytaenia) stackelbergi Elberg, 1965 (Dip: Sciomyzidae) new to the British Isles, with comments on generic and sub-generic placement'. Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation, 120 (5):173-177 [Details]
(2007) 'The Irish agri-environment: How turlough users and non-users view converging EU agendas of Natura 2000 and CAP'
Visser, M,Moran, J,Regan, E,Gormally, M,Skeffington, MS (2007) 'The Irish agri-environment: How turlough users and non-users view converging EU agendas of Natura 2000 and CAP'. Land Use Policy, 24 :362-373 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Thermal effects on the egg stage of four sciomyzids with reference to phenology and biocontrol potential'
Mc Donnell, RJ,Gormally, MJ (2007) 'Thermal effects on the egg stage of four sciomyzids with reference to phenology and biocontrol potential'. Journal Of Applied Entomology, 131 :65-70 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'An investigation of trail-following behaviour in the malacophagous larvae of the sciomyzid flies Sepedon spinipes spinipes and Dictya montana'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Paine, T.D. and Gormally, M.J. (2007) 'An investigation of trail-following behaviour in the malacophagous larvae of the sciomyzid flies Sepedon spinipes spinipes and Dictya montana'. Journal of Insect Behaviour, 20 (3):367-376 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Faunistic data for the genus Tetanocera (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) in the west of Ireland'
Williams C.D., Mc Donnell R.J., Maher C., Mulkeen C..J. and Gormally M..J. (2007) 'Faunistic data for the genus Tetanocera (Diptera: Sciomyzidae) in the west of Ireland'. Bulletin of the Irish Biogeographical Society, 31 :268-295 [Details]
(2007) 'Life history and biocontrol potential of Dictya montana Steyskal, 1954 Sciomyzidae , a snail-killing fly'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Paine, T.D., Orth, R.E. and Gormally, M.J. (2007) 'Life history and biocontrol potential of Dictya montana Steyskal, 1954 Sciomyzidae , a snail-killing fly'. Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 83 (2):101-109 [Details]
(2007) 'Wetland plant communities of turloughs in southeast Galway/north Clare, Ireland in relation to environmental factors'
Regan, EC,Skeffington, MS,Gormally, MJ (2007) 'Wetland plant communities of turloughs in southeast Galway/north Clare, Ireland in relation to environmental factors'. Aquatic Botany, 87 :22-30 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Turloughs: a mosaic of biodiversity and management systems unique to Ireland'
Sheehy Skeffington, M. and Gormally M. (2007) 'Turloughs: a mosaic of biodiversity and management systems unique to Ireland'. Acta Carsologica, 36 (2):217-222 [Details]
(2006) 'The rise and fall of turlough typologies: A call for a continuum concept'
Visser, M,Regan, E,Moran, J,Gormally, M,Skeffington, MS (2006) 'The rise and fall of turlough typologies: A call for a continuum concept'. Wetlands, 26 :745-764 [Details]
(2006) 'Gasterostueus aculeatus L. and Pungitius pungitius L. - two species of stickleback from turloughs in Cos Mayo and Roscommon'
Williams, C., Doherty, O. and Gormally, M. (2006) 'Gasterostueus aculeatus L. and Pungitius pungitius L. - two species of stickleback from turloughs in Cos Mayo and Roscommon'. Irish Naturalists Journal, 28 (7):276-279 [Details]
(2006) 'Turloughs - Ireland's unique wetland habitat'
Sheehy Skeffington, M. Moran J., O Connor Á., Regan E., Coxon, C. E., Scott, N. E., and Gormally, M. (2006) 'Turloughs - Ireland's unique wetland habitat'. Biological Conservation, 133 (3):265-290 [Details]
(2006) 'Using GIS in the mapping and analysis of landscape and vegetation patterns along streams in southern Ireland'
Coroi, M., Sheehy Skeffington, M., Giller, P., Gormally, M., Smith, C., O'Donovan, G. (2006) 'Using GIS in the mapping and analysis of landscape and vegetation patterns along streams in southern Ireland'. Biology and Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 106B (3):287-300 [Details]
(2005) 'Direct evidence of predation by aquatic, predatory Sciomyzidae Diptera: Acalyptrata on freshwater snails from natural populations'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Knutson, L., Vala, J.C., Abercrombie, J., Henry, P.Y. and Gormally (2005) 'Direct evidence of predation by aquatic, predatory Sciomyzidae Diptera: Acalyptrata on freshwater snails from natural populations'. Entomologists Monthly Magazine, 141 :49-56 [Details]
(2005) 'Conservation implications of grazing practices on the plant and dipteran communities of a turlough in Co. Mayo, Ireland'
Ryder, C,Moran, J,Mc Donnell, R,Gormally, M (2005) 'Conservation implications of grazing practices on the plant and dipteran communities of a turlough in Co. Mayo, Ireland'. Biodiversity And Conservation, 14 :187-204 [Details]
(2005) 'Turloughs, west of Ireland. Seven web pages in Cultbase, Cultural Landscape Database for Europe'
Sheehy Skeffington, M. and Gormally, M. (2005) 'Turloughs, west of Ireland. Seven web pages in Cultbase, Cultural Landscape Database for Europe'. Atlantic central, [Details]
(2005) 'Sexual dimorphism and the impact of temperature on the pupal and adult stages of Sepedon spinipes spinipes Scopoli Diptera: Sciomyzidae , a potential biological control agent of fascioliasis'
Mc Donnell, R J, Mulkeen, C J and Gormally, M J. (2005) 'Sexual dimorphism and the impact of temperature on the pupal and adult stages of Sepedon spinipes spinipes Scopoli Diptera: Sciomyzidae , a potential biological control agent of fascioliasis'. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 115 :291-301 [Details]
(2004) 'A comparison of the efficacy of pond-net and box sampling methods in turloughs - Irish ephemeral aquatic systems'
O' Connor, Á, Bradish, S, Reed, T, Moran, J, Regan, E, Visser, M, Gormally, M and Sheehy Skeffington, M. (2004) 'A comparison of the efficacy of pond-net and box sampling methods in turloughs - Irish ephemeral aquatic systems'. Hydrobiologia, 524 :133-144 [Details]
(2004) 'Vegetation diversity and stand structure in streamside forests in the south of Ireland'
Coroi, M,Skeffington, MS,Giller, P,Smith, C,Gormally, M,O'Donovan, G (2004) 'Vegetation diversity and stand structure in streamside forests in the south of Ireland'. Forest Ecology And Management, 202 :39-57 [DOI] [Details]
(2003) 'Colobaea distincta Meigen : a sciomyzid Diptera new to Ireland with a key to the Irish species of the genus'
Ryder, C., Mc Donnell, R.J., Gormally, M.J. and Knutson, L. (2003) 'Colobaea distincta Meigen : a sciomyzid Diptera new to Ireland with a key to the Irish species of the genus'. Irish Naturalists Journal, 27 [Details]
(2003) 'Changes in land use practices at two turloughs, on the east Burren limestones, Co. Galway, with reference to nature conservation'
Ní Bhriain, B., Gormally, M and Sheehy Skeffington, M. (2003) 'Changes in land use practices at two turloughs, on the east Burren limestones, Co. Galway, with reference to nature conservation'. Biology and Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 103B :169-176 [Details]
(2003) 'Ground flora and associated arthropod communities of forest road edges in Connemara, Ireland'
Mullen, K,Fahy, O,Gormally, M (2003) 'Ground flora and associated arthropod communities of forest road edges in Connemara, Ireland'. Biodiversity And Conservation, 12 :87-101 [Details]
(2003) 'A second record of Renocera stroblii Hendel Diptera: Sciomyzidae in Ireland with a key to the Irish species of the genus'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Gormally, M.J. and Knutson, L. (2003) 'A second record of Renocera stroblii Hendel Diptera: Sciomyzidae in Ireland with a key to the Irish species of the genus'. Irish Naturalists Journal, 27 (6):232-233 [Details]
(2003) 'Records of Panagaeus crux-major Linnaeus and Pterostichus aterrimus Herbst recorded on turloughs in Counties Clare and Mayo'
Moran, J, Gormally, M J and Sheehy Skeffington, M (2003) 'Records of Panagaeus crux-major Linnaeus and Pterostichus aterrimus Herbst recorded on turloughs in Counties Clare and Mayo'. Irish Naturalists Journal, 27 (8):309-311 [Details]
(2003) 'Galba truncatula (Müller), the liver fluke snail: confirmed as alternate host of Pherbellia schoenherri schoenherri (Fallén) in the wild (Diptera: Sciomyzidae)'
Mc Donnell, R J, Gormally, M J and Knutson, L V. (2003) 'Galba truncatula (Müller), the liver fluke snail: confirmed as alternate host of Pherbellia schoenherri schoenherri (Fallén) in the wild (Diptera: Sciomyzidae)'. Dipterist Digest, 10 :69-71 [Details]
(2003) 'The flora and carabid beetle fauna of a mature and regenerating semi-natural oak woodland in south-east Ireland'
Poole, A,Gormally, A,Skeffington, MS (2003) 'The flora and carabid beetle fauna of a mature and regenerating semi-natural oak woodland in south-east Ireland'. Forest Ecology And Management, 177 :207-220 [DOI] [Details]
(2002) 'Conservation implications of land use practices on the plant and carabid beetle communities of two turloughs in Co. Galway, Ireland'
Ni Bhriain, B,Skeffington, MS,Gormally, M (2002) 'Conservation implications of land use practices on the plant and carabid beetle communities of two turloughs in Co. Galway, Ireland'. Biological Conservation, 105 :81-92 [DOI] [Details]
(2002) 'The nature conservation of lowland farm habitats on REPS and non-REPS farms in County Galway and the use of traditional farm methods for habitat management under the rural Environment Protection Scheme REPS'
Aughney, T and Gormally, M (2002) 'The nature conservation of lowland farm habitats on REPS and non-REPS farms in County Galway and the use of traditional farm methods for habitat management under the rural Environment Protection Scheme REPS'. Tearmann: Irish Journal of Agri-Environmental Research, 2 :1-14 [Details]
(2002) 'Ground beetle Coleoptera: Carabidae and plant communities of Atlantic blanket bog in Connemara'
Mc Donnell, R.J., Fahy, O.L. and Gormally, M.J. (2002) 'Ground beetle Coleoptera: Carabidae and plant communities of Atlantic blanket bog in Connemara'. Bulletin of the Irish Biogeography Society, 26 :83-105 [Details]
(2002) 'A comparison of ground beetle (Carabidae : coleoptera) communities in an organic and conventional potato crop'
O'Sullivan, CM,Gormally, MJ (2002) 'A comparison of ground beetle (Carabidae : coleoptera) communities in an organic and conventional potato crop'. Biological Agriculture & Horticulture, 20 :99-110 [Details]
(1998) 'A comparison of plant and carabid beetle communities in an Irish oak woodland with a nearby conifer plantation and clearfelled site'
Fahy, O,Gormally, M (1998) 'A comparison of plant and carabid beetle communities in an Irish oak woodland with a nearby conifer plantation and clearfelled site'. Forest Ecology And Management, 110 :263-273 [Details]
(1997) 'Preliminary investigations of Aphodius species activity in cattle faeces treated with ivermectin'
Finnegan, PM,Flanagan, DP,Gormally, MJ (1997) 'Preliminary investigations of Aphodius species activity in cattle faeces treated with ivermectin'. Medical And Veterinary Entomology, 11 :139-142 [Details]
(1983) 'Notes on otter sprinting sites'
Gormally, M; McFaddin, Y M T; Fairley, J S (1983) 'Notes on otter sprinting sites'. Irish Naturalists Journal, 21 (1):22-24 [Details]
(1982) 'FOOD OF OTTERS LUTRA-LUTRA IN A FRESH-WATER LOUGH AND AN ADJACENT BRACKISH LOUGH IN THE WEST OF IRELAND'
GORMALLY, MJ,FAIRLEY, JS (1982) 'FOOD OF OTTERS LUTRA-LUTRA IN A FRESH-WATER LOUGH AND AN ADJACENT BRACKISH LOUGH IN THE WEST OF IRELAND'. Journal Of Zoology, 197 :313-321 [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2009) 'Turloughs: a mosaic of biodiversity and management systems unique to Ireland'
Sheehy Skeffington M Gormally, M (2009) 'Turloughs: a mosaic of biodiversity and management systems unique to Ireland' In: Cultural landscapes of Europe, Fields of Demeter, Haunts of Pan. Bremen: Aschenbeck Media. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2016) Inaugural International Conference on Natural and Constructed Wetlands
Mulkeen, C.J., Gibson-Brabazon, S., Mackey, P., Carlin, C., Healy, M.G., Gormally, M.J. (2016) Habitat suitability assessment of constructed wetlands for the smooth newt (Lissotriton vulgaris): a comparison with natural wetlands Inaugural International Conference on Natural and Constructed Wetlands NUI Galway, , 21-JUN-16 - 22-JUN-16 [Details]
(2014) 8th International Congress of Dipterology
Mulkeen, C.J., Healy, M.G., Gormally, M.J., Williams, C.D. (2014) Biodiversity richness and water quality in natural and constructed wetlands: what can Scimyzids tell us? 8th International Congress of Dipterology [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2013) Winners and Losers: Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity in Ireland.
Coll, J., Bourke D., Gormally M., Sheehy Skeffington, M. and Sweeney, J. (2013) Winners and Losers: Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity in Ireland. EPA, Dublin. [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2013) Utilising a biomonitor, Deroceras reticulatum (Mollusca, Gastropoda), to investigate metal contamination on wetlands infilled with construction and demolition (C&D) waste.
Staunton, J., McDonnell, R., Henry, T., Gormally, M.J. & Morrison, L. (2013) Utilising a biomonitor, Deroceras reticulatum (Mollusca, Gastropoda), to investigate metal contamination on wetlands infilled with construction and demolition (C&D) waste. Conference Paper [Details]

Editorial

  Year Publication
(2011) A LIVE TRAPPING METHOD FOR THE PROTECTED EUROPEAN SLUG, GEOMALACUS MACULOSUS ALLMAN 1843 (ARIONIDAE).
McDonnell, RJ,Gormally, MJ (2011) A LIVE TRAPPING METHOD FOR THE PROTECTED EUROPEAN SLUG, GEOMALACUS MACULOSUS ALLMAN 1843 (ARIONIDAE). Editorial [Details]

Letter

  Year Publication
(1997) Ivermectin and the environment.
Gormally, MJ (1997) Ivermectin and the environment. Letter [Details]