Dr. Eugene G. Maurakis
Visiting Research Scientist
Publications
Books

2012.  Maurakis, E. G., P. G. Maurakis, and S. Short.  Musical Seeds and Medicine Leaves. Maurakis Publishers. 44 p.

2008. Maurakis, E. G. and P. G. Maurakis. The Labrys. University of Richmond Press. 246 p.
2002. Maurakis, Eugene G. and N. Elizabeth Schlatter. Structures of Nature: Photographs by ANDREAS FEININGER. Foreword by Richard Waller; 72 pp., 20 b&w plates. 4to, wraps. Richmond. University of Richmond Museums, 2002.
1997. Maurakis, P. L. and E. G. Maurakis. Family Heritage Cookbook. Dances With Chubs Productions. Copyright, 1997.
1996.  Maurakis, P. L. and E. G. Maurakis.  Fisherman’s Brag Book.  Dances With Chubs Productions. Richmond, VA. 89 p.
1993. Maurakis, E. G. Naturalist Diary©. Dances With Chubs Productions, Richmond, VA.
Articles

2012.  Maurakis, E. G., D. V. Grimes, A. Schutt, and S. Short. Manuscript. Baseline for Climate Change: Modeling Icthyofaunal Biodiversity Relative to Environmental and Anthropogenic Factors.

2012. Maurakis, E. G. and D. V.Grimes. Development of the North American Environmental Ethic. In preparation.

2012. D.V. Grimes and E. G. Maurakis, E.G. In preparation. GIS-GAP analysis of freshwater biota and protected areas in Greece. In preparation.

2010. E. G. Maurakis, G. E. Maurakis, and D. E. Maurakis. Species Richness and Spatial Distributions of Fishes at Nearshore Habitats, St. John Virgin Islands. Va. J. Sci. 61(4):127-150.

2008. Maurakis, E. G. and D. V. Grimes. New Records, Biogeography, and Habitat Protection Needs of Four Species of Potamon (Decapoda: Brachyura) in Greece. Va. J. Sci. 59(1):11-22.
2007. Witschey, W.R.T., Howell J. Parry, Jr., E. G. Maurakis, D. Hagan, M. Werner-Avidon, C. Howarth, D. Pohlman, and C. Dodsworth. Museums in Transition. Emerging technologies as tools for free-choice learning. Informal Learning Review (81):1-6.
2006. Maurakis, E.G. and E. Lord. Comparison of relief and castings of Queen Hatshepsut’s expedition to Punt, with new identifications of relief species. Va. J. Sci. 56(4):163-208.
2005. Maurakis, E.G. and D.V. Grimes. Assessment of Human Health Risks From Chemically Contaminated Lake Fishes In Greece. Va. J. Sci. 56(3):87-98.
2005. Maurakis, E.G. and D.V. Grimes. Fish Consumption Patterns of Populations in Vicinities of Lake Kastoria and Lake Pamvotis, Greece. Va. J. Sci. 56(3):67-86.
2004. Maurakis, E. G., W. R. T. Witschey, P. S. Economidis, and D. Bobori. Creating a geographical information system for freshwater crabs and fishes in Greece. Va. J. Sci. 54(3&4):139-150.
2004. Maurakis, E. G. and D. V. Grimes. Predicting species diversity in lotic freshwaters of Greece. Va. J. Sci. 54(3&4):151-168.
2004. Maurakis, E. G. and P. S. Economidis. Identification key to fishes in fresh waters of Greece. Va. J. Sci. 169-304.
2004. Eugene G. Maurakis, David V. Grimes, Lauren McGovern, and Peter J. Hogarth.  Range extensions and effects of stream factors on distribution of Potamon species (Decapoda: Brachyura) in river drainages of Greece. BIOLOGIA. 59(2):173-179.
2004. Maurakis, E. G. and G. E. Maurakis.  Nest-building and spawning behaviors in Nocomis effusus (Actinpoterygii: Cyprinidae).  VA. J. Sci. Va. J. Sci. 55(3):115-123.
2003. Maurakis, E.G. and D.V. Grimes. Predicting species diversity in lotic freshwaters of Greece. Va. J. Sci. 54(3-4):151-168.
2003. Riley, V., E. Alford, and E. G. Maurakis. Hands-on science activities for BioLab at Science Museum of Virginia. Center for Science Education, SMV. 41 p.
2003. Maurakis, E.G. Outdoor play and learning – It’s good for your mind, body, and spirit. ASTC Dimensions. January-February, 2003. Association of Science Technology Centers: 14.
2003. Witschey, W.R.T, J. Parry and E.G. Maurakis. Belmont Bay Science Center. Science Museum of Virginia, Richmond VA. 20 p.
2001. Eugene G. Maurakis and Panos S. Economidis. Reconstructing Biogeographical Relationships of River Drainages in Peloponessos, Greece Using Distributions of Freshwater Cyprinid Fishes. BIOS (Macedonia, Greece) 6:125-132.
2001. Maurakis, E.G., P. S. Economidis and M. K. Pritchard. Hypotheses of historical relationships of river drainages in Greece and southern Balkans. BIOS (Macedonia, Greece) 6:109-124.
2001. Bobori, D., P. S. Economidis, and E. G. Maurakis. Freshwater fish habitat science and management in Greece. J. Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management. 4:381-391.
2001. Gretes, W. J. and E. G. Maurakis. Longitudinal Distributions of Fishes in River Drainages of Greece, With Comments on Assessing Fish Biodiversity in the Southern Balkan Peninsula. BIOS. 6:91-108.
2001. Maurakis, E.G., R. Katula, and W. Roston. Spawning behavior in Hemitremia flammea (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae). Va. J. Sci. 52(4):273-278.
2001. Maurakis, E. G. and D. V. Grimes. Effects of collection, transport, and redeployment methods on natural mortality of Rangia cuneata (Mactridae) used in biomonitoring studies. Va. J. Sci. 52(4):231-240.
2001. Maurakis, E. G. and T.  Zorman. Comparison of spawning and non-spawning substrate material in nests of Nocomis and Exoglossum.  Va. J. Sci. 52(1):25-34.
2000. Sabaj, M. H. E. G. Maurakis, and W. S. Woolcott. Breeding Behaviors in Nocomis leptocephalus and Nocomis micropogon, with descriptions of newly identified behaviors. Am. Midl. Nat. 144:187-201.
2000. Zorman, T. and E. G. Maurakis.  Comparison of larval myomeres among four species of Nocomis in Virginia. Va. J. Sci. 51(1):17-22.
1999. Maurakis, E. G. and D. L. Lipscomb. Historical Relationships of Atlantic Slope River Drainages. Appalachian Biogeography. Va. J. Sci. . 50(1):3-11.
1999. Maurakis, E.G. Breeding behaviors in Nocomis platyrhynchus and Nocomis raneyi (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) Va. J. Sci. 49(4):227-236.
1998. Goodin, J. T., E. G. Maurakis, W. S. Woolcott, and E.S. Perry. Species Recognition for  Percina nevisense Cope (Pisces: Percidae). Va. J. Sci. 49(3):183-194.
1998. Maurakis, E. G. and W. Roston.  Spawning Behavior in Nocomis asper (Actinopterygii, Cyprinidae).  Va. J. Sci. 49(3):199-202.
1998. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, and M. H. Sabaj.  Heterogeneric Spawning Between Campostoma a. anomalum and Nocomis l. leptocephalus (Actinopterygii, Cyprinidae).  Va. J. Sci.49(3):195-198.
1998.  Newman, M. C. and E. G. Maurakis.  Breeding Behavior in Notropis alborus. Va. J. Sci. 49(3):163-172.
1997. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Description of Agonistic Behavior in Two Species of Nocomis (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Va. J. Sci. 48(3):195-202.
1997. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Nocturnal Breeding Activities in Nocomis leptocephalus (Bluehead chub) and Nocomis micropogon (River chub) (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Journal of the Elisha Mitchill Society. 112(3):119-120.
1996. Maurakis, E. G. New records and range extensions of fishes in freshwater streams in Greece. BIOS 3:45-49.
1996. McGuire, W. R., W. S. Woolcott, and E. G. Maurakis.  Histomorphology of the External and internal Mandibular and Cheek Epidermis in Four Species of North  American Nest-Building Minnows (Pisces:Cyprinidae). Bull. Assoc. SE Biologists. 43(2):37-43.
1996. Maurakis, E. G. and L. Mathews.  Science Museum develops new exhibition on biological timing.  RAMifications. Richmond Academy of Medicine IX(10):8.
1996. Blatt, E. L. and E. G. Maurakis.  The science behind the Science Museum of Virginia. OnTrack. II(1):3.
1996. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.   An Update of Raney’s 1950 Account of Freshwater Fishes of the James River Basin. Va. J. Sci. 46(4):235-247.
1996. Maurakis, E. G.  Abstracts of Papers from the Symposium on Status of the Chesapeake Bay. Va. J. Sci. 46(4): 259-265.
1995. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Techniques of Videotaping Fishes From Above the Surface of the Water. Proceedings Southeast. Council Fishes. 31:4-6.
1995. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, and M. H. Sabaj. Nocturnal Reproductive Behaviors in Semotilus atromaculatus (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Proceedings Southeast. Council Fishes. 31:1-3.
1993. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Spawning in Luxilus albeolus and Luxilus cerasinus (Cyprinidae). Va. J. Sci. 44(3):275-278.
1993. Maurakis, E. G., M. H. Sabaj and W. S. Woolcott. Pebble Nest-Construction and Spawning Behaviors in Semotilus thoreauianus (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biol. 40(2):27-30.
1992. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. 1992. Spawning in the fallfish, Semotilus corporalis. Va. Journal Sci. 43(4):377-380.
1992. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  An Intergeneric Cyprinid Hybrid, Phoxinus oreas x Semotilus atromaculatus, From the James River Drainage, Virginia. Copeia 1992(2):548-553.
1992. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, and M. H. Sabaj. 1991. Water Currents in Spawning Areas of Pebble Nests of Nocomis leptocephalus. Proc. Southeast. Council Fishes 25:1-3.
1992. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, G. P. Radice, and W. R. McGuire.  A Comparison of Myomere Numbers in Larvae of Three Nocomis Species. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists. 39(1):1-8.
1991. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Reproductive-Behavioral Phylogenetics of Nocomis Species-Groups. American Midland Naturalist 126(1):103-110.
1991. Maurakis, E. G. Holdings of the University of Richmond Fish Collection. Proc. Southeast. Council Fishes 24:20.
1991. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, and M. H. Sabaj. Nest Construction and Spawning Behavior of Exoglossum species.  Bull. Alabama Museum Natural History 10:11-16.
1990. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, and J. T. Magee.  Pebble-Nest microhabitats of Semotilus species. Proc. Southeast. Council Fishes. 22: 7-13.
1988. Woolcott, W. S. and E. G. Maurakis.  A clarification of the concept of nest building among cyprinid minnows. Proc. Southeast. Council Fishes. (18): 4-6.
1988. Woolcott, W. S. and E. G. Maurakis.  Pit-ridge nest construction and spawning behaviors of Semotilus lumbee (Snelson and Suttkus) and Semotilus thoreauianus (Jordan), Cyprinidae. Proc. Southeast. Council Fishes. (18): 1-3.
1987. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott and R. E.  Jenkins. Physiographic analysis of longitudinal distributions of fishes in the Rappahannock River, Virginia. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 34 (1): 1-14.
1984. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Seasonal nearshore distributions of fishes in a thermally enriched stream. Virginia J. Sci. 35(1): 5-21.
1980. Burkhead, N. M., R. E. Jenkins and E. G. Maurakis.  New records, distribution and diagnostic characters of Virginia ictalurid catfishes with an adnexed adipose fin.  Brimleyana (4): 75-93.
Films
2013. Maurakis, E.G. and D. V. Grimes. Film documentary in preparation. Demeter's Lament - Cultural and Environmental Changes in Greece. (in preparation)

2012. Maurakis, E. G. So Many Plants- So Little Time: Disappearing Plant Knowledge and the Fate of Future Generations. Dances With Chubs Productions. 27-min documentary.

2012. Maurakis, E. G., P. G. Maurakis, and S. Short. Educational DVD Supplement to Musical Seeds and Medicine Leaves. Maurakis Publishers. 26 min.

2009. Maurakis, G. E. and E. G. Maurakis. A Day With Ital: The Disappearing Afro-West Indian ethnobotanical culture. Maurakis Publishers.

2007. Maurakis, E.G. and D. V. Grimes. Lost Crab-Lost Culture: Reflections of environmental and cultural changes in Greece. 13:55 minutes. Science Museum of Virginia and University of Richmond. Copyright 2007.
1992. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Phylogenetic Systematics: A Two-Part Video on Concepts and Application. 25-min. RAUKWOOL Productions. Copyright, 1992.
1990. Sabaj, M. H., W. S. Woolcott, and E. G. Maurakis.  Predatory Behaviors of Nerodia s. sipedon. 70th Annual meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Program & Abstracts. p 154. 10-min. RAUKWOOL PRODUCTIONS. Copyright, 1990.
1989. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Reproductive Behavior of the Creek Chub, Semotilus atromaculatus. 70th Annual Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Program & Abstracts. p. 125. 15-min. RAUKWOOL PRODUCTIONS. Copyright, 1989.
1989. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Spawning Behavior of  Campostoma anomalum. 14-min. RAUKWOOL PRODUCT. Copyright, 1989.
1989. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Pebble-Nest Building by Cyprinid Minnows in North America. 10-min. RAUKWOOL PRODUCTIONS. Copyright, 1989.
1989. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Were They Accurate? A Comparison Between Journal Accounts and Video Recordings of  Reproductive Behaviors of Cyprinid Minnows. 14-min. RAUKWOOL PRODUCTIONS. Copyright, 1989.
1988. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Spawning Nest of the Bluehead Chub. 13-min. RAUKWOOL PRODUCTIONS. Copyright 1988.

1986. Maurakis, E. G., J. B. Kahnke, and J. Hinmon. Nocomis-The Spawning Fish. 14-min. RAUKWOOL PRODUCTIONS. Copyright, 1988.

Abstracts

2011. Maurakis, E. G., D. V. Grimes, A. Schutt, and S. Short. Modeling Fish Species Diversity in Lower Piedmont Streams. Va. Acad. Sci.

2011. Maurakis, E. G., R. Conti, E. Alford, and D. Olli.  Science On a Sphere ® at the Science Museum of Virginia. Va. Acad. Sci.

2011. Maurakis, E. G., E. Alford, R. Conti, E. Voelkel, R. Shires, and D. Smith. Application of 21st Century Learning and Innovation Skills at the Science Museum of Virginia. Va. Acad. Sci.

2009. Maurakis, E. G. Environmental Ethics and You.  Jepson School-Athens Summer Leadership Institute, University of Richmond.

2009. Maurakis, E. G., S. Schultz, and D. V. Grimes. Baseline for climate change: Modeling fish species diversity in watersheds. Va. J. Sci. 60(2):89.

2009. Maurakis, E. G. Species Richness and Spatial Distributions of Fishes at Nearshore Habitats, St. John Virgin Islands.  Va. J. Sci. 60(2):101.

2009. Maurakis, E. G. and D. V. Grimes. Lost Crab-Lost Culture: Environmental and Cultural Changes Related to the Freshwater Crab, Potamon in Greece.  Va. J. Sci. 60(2):89.

2009. Grimes, D. V. and E. G. Maurakis. GIS GAP Analysis of Freshwater Aquatic Resources (FAR) and Freshwater Protected Areas (FPA) in Greece.  Va. J. Sci. 60(2):90.

2005. Maurakis, E.G. and D. V. Grimes.  Assessment of human health risks associated with chemically contaminated fishes.  International Congress of Environmental Epidemiology and International Congress of Exposure Analysis Conference, September 2005, George Washington University, Washington DC.

2005. Maurakis, E. G. and D. V. Grimes. Gap analysis of freshwater faunas and protected areas in Greece. Va. J. Sci. 56(1):30.

2005. Betts, E. and E. G. Maurakis. Virginia’s biodiversity: a series of hands-on activities for elementary students. Va. J. Sci. 56(1):1-21.

2004. Maurakis, E. G. Fish consumption patterns of populations in vicinities of Lake Kastoria and Lake Pamvotis, Greece. Va. J. Sci. 55(1&2):46.

2004. Maurakis, E. G. Assessment of human health risks from chemically contaminated lake fishes in Greece. Va. J. Sci. 55(1&2):46.

2004. Haubenstock, J. and E. G. Maurakis. Phylogenetic relationships and biogeography of Cobitis (Bicanestrinia) species in the southern Balkan Peninsula. Va. J. Sci. 55(1&2):63.

2004. McGuire, W.R. and E. G. Maurakis. Cephalic skin morphology of tuberculate male Semotilus atromaculatus. Va. J. Sci. 55(1&2):63.

2004. Harview, C. and E. G. Maurakis. Comparison of populations of Leuciscus cephalus in Greece. Va. J. Sci. 55(1&2):62.

2004. Maurakis, E.G. and A. Haryati. Developing exhibitions and programs for the Belmont Bay Science Center. Annual Meeting of Virginia Academy of Science. Va. J. Sci. 55(1&2):43.

2003. Maurakis, E.G., W. R. T. Witschey, and P. Economidis. A geographical information system for fishes and crabs in freshwaters of Greece.  Annual Meeting of Virginia Academy of Science. Va. J. Sci. 54(2):89.

2003. Maurakis, E.G. and D.V. Grimes. Predicting species diversity in lotic freshwaters of Greece. Annual Meeting of Virginia Academy of Science. Va. J. Sci. 54(2):101.

2003. Riley, V., E. Alford, and E. G. Maurakis. Hands-on science activities for BioLab at Science Museum of Virginia. Center for Science Education,  Annual Meeting of Virginia Academy of Science. VA. J. Sci. 54(2):86-87.

2003. Maurakis, E. G., David V. Grimes, Lauren McGovern, and Peter J. Hogarth.  Range extensions and effects of stream factors on distribution of Potamon species (Decapoda: Brachyura) in river drainages of Greece. Annual Meeting of Virginia Academy of Science. Va. J. Sci. 54(2):100.

2003. Lord, E. and E. G. Maurakis. Comparison of relief and castings of Queen Hatshepsut’s expedition to Punt, with new identifications of relief species. Va. J. Sci. 54(2):62.

2001. Eugene G. Maurakis and Panos S. Economidis. Reconstructing Biogeographical Relationships of River Drainages in Peloponessos, Greece Using Distributions of Freshwater Cyprinid Fishes. European Congress of Ichthyology, Prague. 40.

2001. Maurakis, E.G., P. S. Economidis and M. K. Pritchard. Hypotheses of historical relationships of river drainages in Greece and southern Balkans. European Congress of Ichthyology, Prague. Proceedings. 40.

2001. Gretes, W. J. and E. G. Maurakis. Longitudinal Distributions of Fishes in River Drainages of Greece, With Comments on Assessing Fish Biodiversity in the Southern Balkan Peninsula. European Congress of Ichthyology, Prague. Proceedings. 93.

2000. Maurakis, E. G. Bioethics 2000 and Life Sciences: Programs, Resources, and Exhibitions. Annual meeting of VAS. Va. J. Sci. 51(2):108.

2000. Hamm, A., T. Zorman Green, and E. G. Maurakis. Bioscape: VA SOL Tours in Science Museum’s New Exhibition  Galleries. Annual meeting of VAS. Va. J. Sci. 51(2):109.

2000. Maurakis, E. G. and D. V. Grimes. Methodology development for use of Wedge Clam (Rangia cuneata) in Biomonitoring Studies.Annual meeting of VAS. Va. J. Sci. 51(2):108.

2000. T. Zorman Green and E. G. Maurakis.  Comparison of spawning and non-spawning substrates in nests of species of Exoglossum and Nocomis. Annual meeting of VAS. Va. J. Sci. 51(2):127.

2000. E. G. Maurakis, M. K. Pritchard and P. S. Economidis. Historical Relationships of River Drainages in Greece. Annual meeting of VAS. Va. J. Sci. 51(2):131.

1999. Zorman, T. and E.G. Maurakis. Comparison of larval myomere counts among Nocomis species in Virginia. Va. J. Sci. 50(2):171.

1999. Goodin, J. T., E. G. Maurakis, W. S. Woolcott and E.S. Perry.  Species Recognition for  Percina nevisense Cope (Pisces:   Percidae). Va. J. Sci. 50(2):168.

1999. Bioethics 2000. Bioethics Programs at Science Museum of Virginia. Va. J. Sci. 50(2):131.

1999. Goodin, J. T., E. G. Maurakis W. S. Woolcott and E.S. Perry. Species Recognition for  Percina nevisense Cope (Pisces: Percidae). Bull. Assoc. SE Biologists.
1999. Newman, M. L. and E. G. Maurakis. Breeding behaviors in Notropis alborus (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae). Bull. Assoc. SE  Biologists.
1998. Maurakis, E.G., W. S. Woolcott, and M.H. Sabaj. Heterogeneric Spawning between Campostoma a. anomalum and Nocomis  l. leptocephalus. (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae): V. J. Sci. 49(2):108.1998. Newman, M. L. and E. G. Maurakis. Breeding behaviors in Notropis alborus (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae). Va. J. Sci. 49(2):108.
1998. Burkette, E. L., E. G. Maurakis, and J. N. Bodurtha. Improving public education in genetics: A new exhibition at the Science Museum of Virginia. Va. J. Sci. 49(2):80.
1998. Maurakis, E. G. Teacher Curriculum Guides in Nutrition, Food Safety, and Biodiversity.  Va. J. Sci. 39(2):81.

1997. Maurakis, E. G. and D. L. Lipscomb. Phylogenetic Relationships of Atlantic Slope River Drainages. Association Southeast. Biologists. 44(2):90.

1997. McGuire, W. R., E. G. Maurakis, and W. S. Woolcott. Cephalic skin  morphology of tuberculate male Semotilus atromaculatus. Association Southeast. Biologists. 44(2):146.
1997. Maurakis, E. G. Aquariums as Classroom Laboratories. Va. J. Sci. 48(3):43.
1997. Young, L. A. and E. G. Maurakis. Interactive Learning About Biological Timing. Va. J. Sci. 48(3):43.
1997. Wells, D., E. G. Maurakis, and J. Bodurtha. Genetics in the Classroom: Development of a Teacher’s Guide on Human Genetics. Va. J. Sci. 48(3):43.
1996. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.   An Update of Raney’s 1950 Account of  Freshwater Fishes of the James River Basin. Va. J. Sci. 46(4):235-247.
1995. Maurakis, E. G. and D. L. Lipscomb. Phylogenetic Relationships of Atlantic Slope River Drainages. Symposium on Appalachian Biogeography. VPI & State University, Blacksburg, VA. 9-10.
1995. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Techniques of Videotaping Fishes From above the Surface of the Water.  VA. J. Sci. 46(2):146.
1995. Blatt, B., E. G. Maurakis, and W. Witschey. Spreading the Word: Development of the Danville Science Center. VA. J. Sci. 46(2):118.
1995. Maurakis, E. G., E. Blatt, D. D. Hilke, J. Moser, and R. Shannon. Science as a Process in Exhibitry and Programming. Association Science & Technology Centers. San Diego, CA. 40.
1995. Maurakis, E. G., W. Witschey, and D. B. Hagan. Development of Community and Regional  Science Centers, Programs, and Collaborations. Association of Science & Technology Centers. San Diego, CA. 12.
1994. Maurakis, E. G. and W. Roberts. Aquatic Science and Aquaculture Initiative at Saint Paul's College. Bull. Association Southeast. Biologists. 41(2):85.
1994. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, and W. R. McGuire. Nocturnal Reproductive Behaviors in Semotilus atromaculatus. Bull. Association Southeast. Biologists. 41(2):116-117.
1993. McGuire, W. R., W. S. Woolcott and E. G. Maurakis. Relation of Epidermal Morphology to Breeding Behavior in Cyprinid Fishes.  Bull. Association Southeast. Biologists. 40(2):124.
1993. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Agonistic Behavior in Nocomis Species: A Test of the Dear Enemy Phenomenon and Cooperative Defense Coaitions. Bull. Association Southeast. Biologists. 40 (2):132.
1992. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. A Cladistic Analysis of Video-Taped Reproductive Behaviors of Nocomis Species-Groups (Pisces: Cyprinidae). 11 th Annual Meeting of Willi Hennig Society. Paris, France XI: 50
1992. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Phylogenetic Systematics: A Two-Part Video on Concepts and Application. 11th Annual Meeting of Willi Hennig Society. Paris, France XI: 77.
1992. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott, G. P. Radice, and W. R. McGuire. Myomere Counts in Three Species of Nocomis (Pisces: Cyprinidae). 72nd Annual Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Univ. Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. 72: 138.
1992. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Phylogenetic Systematics: A Two-Part Video on Concepts and Application. 72nd Annual Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Univ. Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. 72: 138.
1992. Sabaj, M. H., W. S. Woolcott, and E. G. Maurakis. Illustrated Review of Spawning Behavior in the Eastern Blacknose Dace, Rhinichthys atratulus atratulus (Hermann). 72nd Annual Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Univ. Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. 72: 160.
1992. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott. An Intergeneric Cyprinid Hybrid, Phoxinusoreas x Semotilus atromaculatus, from the James River Drainage, Virginia. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 39(2):80.
1992. Sabaj, M. H., E. G. Maurakis and W. S. Woolcott. Water Currents in Spawning Areas of Pebble Nests of Nocomis leptocephalus (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 39(2):79-80.
1991. Maurakis, E. G. Phylogenetic Systematics of Cyprinoidei and Definition of  Subfamily Leuciscinae  (Ostariophysi:Cyprinidae) Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 38(2): 112.
1991. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott and M. H. Sabaj. Reproductive Behavioral Phylogenetics of Nocomis Species Groups.  Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 38 (2):82.
1991. McGuire, W. R., W. S. Woolcott, and E. G. Maurakis. Epidermal Structure in Spawning Male Pebble Nest-Building Cyprinid Fishes. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 38(2):90.
1991. Sabaj, M. H., E. G. Maurakis and W. S. Woolcott. Reproductive Behavior in Exoglossum Species. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 38(2):82.
1990. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Reproductive Behavior of the Creek Chub, Semotilus atromaculatus. 70th Annual Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Programs and Abstracts: 125.
1990. Sabaj. M. H., E. G. Maurakis, and W. S. Woolcott. Aquatic Predatory Behaviors of the Northern Water Snake, Nerodia s. sipedon. 70th Annual Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Programs and Abstracts: 154.
1989. Woolcott, W. S., T. P. Orrell, and E. G. Maurakis.  A Phylogenetic Analysis of the Osteological Relationships of Species in Percina (Alvodrius).  69th Annual Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Program & Abstracts. p. 163.
1989. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Phylogeny of Pebble-Nest Building Cyprinids Based on Reproductive Behaviors. 69th  Annual Meet. Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Program & Abstracts:116.
1989. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott. Videography in Studies of Reproductive Behaviors of Cyprinid Minnows.  69th Annual Meeting Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Program & Abstracts. p. 116.
1989. Doyle, S. A., E. G. Maurakis and W. S. Woolcott. Pebble nest microhabitats of two Nocomis spp. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists.  36 (2): 93.
1989. Maurakis, E. G., J. T. MaGee and W. S. Woolcott. Pebble nest microhabitats of Semotilus spp. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 36 (2): 93.
1987. Maurakis, E. G. and J. B. Kahnke.  Construction of spawning nests by two recently described or redescribed chub species from southeastern United States. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 34 (2):86.
1986. Maurakis, E. G., R. G. Otto and E. S. Perry.  Effects of temperature on fish distribution and electrofishing efficiency. Proceedings of Edison Electric Institute Biology Workshop. St. Louis, Mo. XII.
1986. Maurakis, E. G. and J. J. Loos.  Spawning of Hybopsis rubrifrons and Notropis lutipinnis over nests of Nocomis leptocephalus (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 33(2):85.
1985. Maurakis, E. G. and J. J. Loos.  Nest building and spawning of  Semotilus lumbee (Pisces:Cyprinidae). Bull. Assoc. Southeast.Biologists 31 (2): 34.
1977. Maurakis, E. G. and W. S. Woolcott.  Seasonal distributional patterns of fishes in the James River, Virginia (Osteichthys). Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 24(1).
1975. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott and W. L. Kirk.  The diet of smallmouth bass, Micropterus dolomieui, from the James River, Virginia. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 22(2): 88.
1974. Maurakis, E. G., W. S. Woolcott and W. L. Kirk.  The effects of a thermal discharge on algal populations of a Piedmont section of the James River, Virginia. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biologists 21(2): 91.
Reviews
1999. Maurakis, E. G. Quantitative Analysis of Movement: Measuring and Modeling Population Redistribution in Animals and Plants. Book Review. Bull. Assoc. SE Biol. 63(3):227-228.
1995. Maurakis, E. G. Book Review: Cooperation and Conflict in General Evolutionary Processes.  Bull. Assoc. Se Biologists. 42(3):225.
1995. Maurakis, E. G. Book Review: Conservation. Bull. Assoc. SE Biologists. 42(4):234-235.
1995. Maurakis, E. G. Book Review: The Student Handbook for Fishfarm: A Simulation of Commercial Aquaculture. Bull. Assoc. SE biologists. 42(1):31-32.
1993. Maurakis, E. G. Book Reviews. Perspectives on Animal Behavior. Bull. Assoc. Southeast. Biol. 40(4):221-222.

Education
Ph.D., The George Washington University
M.S., University of Richmond
B.A., University of Richmond
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Areas of Expertise
Climate Change
Biodiversity
Behavior