CEB Committe on Evolutionary Biology

New Publications from current CEB members and alumni! Feb 2013 - Mar 2013.

Check out these current publications by current CEB faculty (F), students (S), and alumni (A)!

Alkorta-Aranburu, G., C. M. Beall, D. B. Witonsky, A. Gebremedhin, J. K. Pritchard (F), and A. Di Rienzo. 2012. "The Genetic Architecture of Adaptations to High Altitude in Ethiopia." PLoS Genetics 8 (12).

Angielczyk, K.D. (F), and P.D. Roopnarine. 2012. “Do Tetrapod Herbivores Matter? Ecosystem Robustness, Olson’s Community Types and the Primacy of Insects”. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 32: 56.

Bahlman, J. W., S. M. Swartz (A), D. K. Riskin, and K. S. Breuer. 2013. "Glide Performance and Aerodynamics of Non-Equilibrium Glides in Northern Flying Squirrels (Glaucomys Sabrinus)." Journal of the Royal Society Interface 10 (80).

Bahlman, J. W., S. M. Swartz (A), and K. S. Breuer. 2013. "Design and Characterization of a Multi-Articulated Robotic Bat Wing." Bioinspiration and Biomimetics 8 (1).

Barve, N., A. J. Bonilla, J. Brandes, J. C. Brown, N. Brunsell, F. V. Cochran, R. J. Crosthwait, J. Gentry, L. M. Gerhart, T. Jackson, A. J. Kern, K. S. Oberhauser, H. L. Owens, A. T. Peterson (A), A. S. Reed, J. Soberón, and A. D. Sundberg. 2012. "Climate-Change and Mass Mortality Events in Overwintering Monarch Butterflies." Revista Mexicana De Biodiversidad 83 (3): 817-824.

Bataillon, T., P. Joyce, and P. Sniegowski (A). 2013. "As it Happens: Current Directions in Experimental Evolution." Biology Letters 9 (1).

Benson, R. B. J., P. D. Mannion, R. J. Butler, P. Upchurch, A. Goswami (A), and S. E. Evans. 2013. "Cretaceous Tetrapod Fossil Record Sampling and Faunal Turnover: Implications for Biogeography and the Rise of Modern Clades." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 372: 88-107.

Bieler, R. (F), P. M. Mikkelsen, and G. Giribet. 2013. "Bivalvia-A Discussion of Known Unknowns." American Malacological Bulletin 31 (1): 123-133.

Bixenmann, R. J., P. D. Coley (A), and T. A. Kursar. 2013. "Developmental Changes in Direct and Indirect Defenses in the Young Leaves of the Neotropical Tree Genus Inga (Fabaceae)."Biotropica 45 (2): 175-184.

Castanhinha, R., R. Araujo, L. Costa, K.D. Angielczyk (F), R. Martins. 2012. “A New Tatarian Dicynodont from Mozambique.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 32: 75-76.

Criswell, K.E., J.A. Finarelli (A), M. Friedman (A), R. Garwood, and M.I. Coates (F). 2012. “Deltoptychius: Cranial Characters And Rethinking Early Holocephalan Phylogeny.” Journal Of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32 81-82

Curet, O. M., S. M. Swartz (A), and K. S. Breuer. 2013. "An Aeroelastic Instability Provides a Possible Basis for the Transition from Gliding to Flapping Flight." Journal of the Royal Society Interface 10 (80).

Dalvi, S., R. Sreenivasan, and T. Price (F). 2013. "Exploitation in Northeast India." Science 339 (6117): 270.

Dubach, J. M., M. B. Briggs, P. A. White, B. A. Ament, and B. D. Patterson (F). 2013. "Genetic Perspectives on "Lion Conservation Units" in Eastern and Southern Africa." Conservation Genetics: 1-15.

Duszynski, R. J., J. Topczewski, and E. E. Leclair (A). 2013. "Divergent Requirements for Fibroblast Growth Factor Signaling in Zebrafish Maxillary Barbel and Caudal Fin Regeneration."Development Growth and Differentiation 55 (2): 282-300.

Fleming, L. and D. W. Mcshea (A). 2013. "Drosophila Mutants Suggest a Strong Drive Toward Complexity in Evolution." Evolution and Development 15 (1): 53-62.

Friedman, M. (A), K. Shimada, M. J. Everhart, K. J. Irwin, B. S. Grandstaff, and J. D. Stewart. 2013. "Geographic and Stratigraphic Distribution of the Late Cretaceous Suspension-Feeding Bony Fish Bonnerichthys Gladius (Teleostei, Pachycormiformes)." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33 (1): 35-47.

Fröbisch, N. B., J. Fröbisch, P. M. Sander, L. Schmitz, and O. Rieppel (F). 2013. "Macropredatory Ichthyosaur from the Middle Triassic and the Origin of Modern Trophic Networks."Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110 (4): 1393-1397.

Hautier, L., N. C. Bennett, H. Viljoen, L. Howard, M. C. Milinkovitch, A. C. Tzika, A. Goswami (A), and R. J. Asher. 2013. "Patterns of Ossification in Southern Versus Northern Placental Mammals." Evolution. In press.

Haselhorst, D. S., J. E. Moreno, and S. W. Punyasena (A). 2013. "Variability within the 10-Year Pollen Rain of a Seasonal Neotropical Forest and its Implications for Paleoenvironmental and Phenological Research." PLoS ONE 8 (1).

Heaney, L. R. (F), D. S. Balete, P. Alviola, E. A. Rickart, and M. Ruedi. 2012. "Nyctalus Plancyi and Falsistrellus Petersi (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from Northern Luzon, Philippines: Ecology, Phylogeny, and Biogeographic Implications." Acta Chiropterologica 14 (2): 265-278.

Heckert, A.B., V.P. Schneider, J.S. Mitchell (S), E.J. Sload, and P.E. Olsen. 2012. “The Current Knowledge of Triassic Vertebrate Assemblages of the Deep River Basin (Newark Supergroup: Chatham Group), North Carolina, Based on Recent Discoveries” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 32: 109.

Henrici, A.C., A.M. Baez, and L. Grande (F). 2012, “First Report Of An Anuran From The Fossil Butte Member (Early Eocene, Wasatchian) Of The Green River Formation, Wyoming.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32: 81-82.

Hübler, M., A. C. Molineaux, A. Keyte, T. Schecker, and K. E. Sears (A). 2013. "Development of the Marsupial Shoulder Girdle Complex: A Case Study in Monodelphis Domestica." Evolution and Development 15 (1): 18-27.

Irmis, R. B., J. H. Whiteside, and C. F. Kammerer (A). 2013. "Non-Biotic Controls of Observed Diversity in the Paleontologic Record: An Example from the Permo-Triassic Karoo Basin of South Africa." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 372: 62-77.

Ji, B., C. A. Gehring, G. W. T. Wilson, R. M. Miller (F), L. Flores-Rentería, and N. C. Johnson. 2013. "Patterns of Diversity and Adaptation in Glomeromycota from Three Prairie Grasslands."Molecular Ecology. In press.

Johnson, J. R., M. E. Ryan, S. J. Micheletti, and H. B. Shaffer (A). 2013. "Short Pond Hydroperiod Decreases Fitness of Nonnative Hybrid Salamanders in California." Animal Conservation. In press.

Kammerer, C.F. (A), J. Frobisch, K.D. Angielczyk (F), and R.M. Smith. 2012. “Permian Origins of the Post-Extinction Therapsid Recovery Fauna”. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 32: 118-119

Kingsley, P. D., E. Greenfest-Allen (A), J. M. Frame, T. P. Bushnell, J. Malik, K. E. McGrath, C. J. Stoeckert, and J. Palis. 2013. "Ontogeny of Erythroid Gene Expression." Blood 121 (6): e5-e13.

Lacy, R. C. (F) 2013. "Achieving True Sustainability of Zoo Populations." Zoo Biology 32 (1): 19-26.

Lanier, H. C. and L. E. Olson (A). 2013. "Deep Barriers, Shallow Divergences: Reduced Phylogeographical Structure in the Collared Pika (Mammalia: Lagomorpha: Ochotona Collaris)." Journal of Biogeography 40 (3): 466-478.

Lawson, L.P. (A) 2013. "Diversification in a Biodiversity Hot Spot: Landscape Correlates of Phylogeographic Patterns in the African Spotted Reed Frog." Molecular Ecology. In press

Leffler, E. M., Z. Gao, S. Pfeifer, L. Ségurel, A. Auton, O. Venn, R. Bowden, R. Bontrop, J.D. Wall, G. Sella, P. Donnelly, G. Mcvean, and M. Przeworski (A). 2013. "Multiple Instances of Ancient Balancing Selection Shared between Humans and Chimpanzees."Science: 1-8.

Liu, J., R. Motani, D. -Y Jiang, S. -X Hu, J. C. Aitchison, O. Rieppel (F), M. J. Benton, Q. -Y Zhang, and C. -Y Zhou. 2013. "The First Specimen of the Middle Triassic Phalarodon Atavus (Ichthyosauria: Mixosauridae) from South China, Showing Postcranial Anatomy and Peri-Tethyan Distribution." Palaeontology. In press.

Lloyd, G. T. and M. Friedman (A). 2013. "A Survey of Palaeontological Sampling Biases in Fishes Based on the Phanerozoic Record of Great Britain." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 372: 5-17.

Magwene, P. M. (A) and J. J. Socha. 2013. "Biomechanics of Turtle Shells: How Whole Shells Fail in Compression." Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological Genetics and Physiology 319 (2): 86-98.

Maie, T., H. L. Schoenfuss, and R. W. Blob (A). 2013. "Musculoskeletal Determinants of Pelvic Sucker Function in Hawaiian Stream Gobiid Fishes: Interspecific Comparisons and Allometric Scaling." Journal of Morphology.

Mitchell, J.S. (S), P.J. Makovicky (F), and K.Q. Gao. 2012. “Paleoecology of the Jehol Birds Inferred from Modern Bird Ecomorphology.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 32: 143

Nesbitt, S.J., C.A. Sidor, K.D. Angielczyk (F), R.M. Smith, and W. Parker. 2012. “Derivation Of The Aetosaur Osteoderm Carapace: Evidence From A New, Exceptionally Preserved "Stem Aetosaur" From The Middle Triassic (Anisian) Manda Beds Of Southwestern Tanzania.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32: 149.

Olson, L. E. (A). 2013. "Tenrecs." Current Biology 23 (1): R5-R8.

O'Neill, E. M., R. Schwartz, C. T. Bullock, J. S. Williams, H. B. Shaffer (A), X. Aguilar-Miguel, G. Parra-Olea, and D. W. Weisrock. 2013. "Parallel Tagged Amplicon Sequencing Reveals Major Lineages and Phylogenetic Structure in the North American Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma Tigrinum) Species Complex." Molecular Ecology 22 (1): 111-129.

Pearson, M. R., R. B. J. Benson, P. Upchurch, J. Fröbisch, and C. F. Kammerer (A). 2013. "Reconstructing the Diversity of Early Terrestrial Herbivorous Tetrapods." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 372: 42-49.

Peecook, B.R., C.A. Sidor, S.J. Nesbitt, K.D. Angielczyk (F), and J.S. Steyer. 2012. “A New Silesaurid Dinosauriform From The Middle Triassic (Anisian) Ntawere Formation Of Zambia Reinforces Patterns Of Assemblage Dissimilarity Across Southern Pangaea.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32: 155.

Pénisson, S., P. D. Sniegowski (A), A. Colato, and P. J. Gerrish. 2013. "Lineage Dynamics and Mutation-Selection Balance in Non-Adapting Asexual Populations." Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment 2013 (1).

Pino-Bodas, R., M. P. Martín, A. R. Burgaz, and H. T. Lumbsch (F). 2013. "Species Delimitation in Cladonia (Ascomycota): A Challenge to the DNA Barcoding Philosophy." Molecular Ecology Resources. In press.

Popic, T. J., G. M. Wardle (A), and Y. C. Davila. 2013. "Flower-Visitor Networks Only Partially Predict the Function of Pollen Transport by Bees." Austral Ecology 38 (1): 76-86.

Porto, T. J., A. C. Carnaval (A), and P. L. B. da Rocha. 2013. "Evaluating Forest Refugial Models using Species Distribution Models, Model Filling and Inclusion: A Case Study with 14 Brazilian Species." Diversity and Distributions 19 (3): 330-340.

Prowse, T. A. A., C. N. Johnson, R. C. Lacy (F), C. J. A. Bradshaw, J. P. Pollak, M. J. Watts, and B. W. Brook. 2013. "No Need for Disease: Testing Extinction Hypotheses for the Thylacine using Multi-Species Metamodels." Journal of Animal Ecology 82 (2): 355-364.

Rick, T. C. and R. Lockwood (A). 2013. "Integrating Paleobiology, Archeology, and History to Inform Biological Conservation." Conservation Biology 27 (1): 45-54.

Rieppel, O. (F) 2013. "Styles of Scientific Reasoning: Adolf Remane (1898-1976) and the German Evolutionary Synthesis." Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 51 (1): 1-12.

Rivera, A. R. V., G. Rivera, and R. W. Blob (A). 2013. "Forelimb Kinematics during Swimming in the Pig-Nosed Turtle, Carettochelys Insculpta, Compared with Other Turtle Taxa: Rowing Versus Flapping, Convergence Versus Intermediacy." Journal of Experimental Biology 216 (4): 668-680.

Rook, D. L., N. A. Heim, and J. Marcot (A). 2013. "Contrasting Patterns and Connections of Rock and Biotic Diversity in the Marine and Non-Marine Fossil Records of North America."Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 372: 123-129.

Rowell, J. J. and C. W. Ragsdale (F). 2012. "BrdU Birth Dating can Produce Errors in Cell Fate Specification in Chick Brain Development." The Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry : Official Journal of the Histochemistry Society 60 (11): 801-810.

Rubin, B. E. R. (S), R. M. Anderson, D. Kennedy, T. M. Palmer, M. L. Stanton, and I. J. Lovette. 2013. "Polygyny in the Nest-Site Limited Acacia-Ant Crematogaster Mimosae." Insectes Sociaux: 1-11.

Ryan, K. K. (A) and R. J. Seeley. 2013. "Food as a Hormone." Science 339 (6122): 918-919.

Ryan, M. E., J. R. Johnson, B. M. Fitzpatrick, L. J. Lowenstine, A. M. Picco, and H. B. Shaffer (A). 2013. "Lethal Effects of Water Quality on Threatened California Salamanders but Not on Co-Occurring Hybrid Salamanders." Conservation Biology 27 (1): 95-102.

Sargis, E. J., N. Woodman, A. T. Reese, and L. E. Olson (A). 2013. "Using Hand Proportions to Test Taxonomic Boundaries within the Tupaia Glis Species Complex (Scandentia, Tupaiidae)." Journal of Mammalogy 94 (1): 183-201.

Schneider, I. and N. H. Shubin (F). 2013. "The Origin of the Tetrapod Limb: From Expeditions to Enhancers." Trends in Genetics. In press.

Schwartz, T. S. and A. M. Bronikowski (A). 2013. "Dissecting Molecular Stress Networks: Identifying Nodes of Divergence between Life-History Phenotypes." Molecular Ecology 22 (3): 739-756.

Servedio, M. R., T. D. Price (F), and R. Lande. 2013. "Evolution of Displays within the Pair Bond." Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 280 (1757).

Shubin, N, (F) 2012. "Farish A. Jenkins Jr (1940-2012)." Nature 492 (7427): 42.s

Sidor, C.A., D.A. Vilhena, K.D. Angielczyk (F), S.J. Nesbitt, and B.R. Peecook. 2012. “A Network Approach to Studying Faunal Provinces Across Southern Pangea During the Permian and Triassic.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 171.

Sniegowski, P. (A) and Y. Raynes. 2013. "Mutation Rates: How Low can You Go?" Current Biology 23 (4): R147-R149

Tonini, J. F. R., L. P. Costa, and A. C. Carnaval (A). 2013. "Phylogeographic Structure is Strong in the Atlantic Forest; Predictive Power of Correlative Paleodistribution Models, Not always."Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research.

Upham, N. S. (S) and J. C. Hafner. 2013. "Do Nocturnal Rodents in the Great Basin Desert Avoid Moonlight?" Journal of Mammalogy 94 (1): 59-72.

Valentine, J. W., D. Jablonski (F), A. Z. Krug, and S. K. Berke. 2012. "The Sampling and Estimation of Marine Paleodiversity Patterns: Implications of a Pliocene Model." Paleobiology 39 (1): 1-20.

Van de Pol, M., L. Brouwer, L. C. Brooker, M. G. Brooker, D. Colombelli-Négrel, M. L. Hall, N. E. Langmore, A. Peters, S. Pruett-Jones (F), E.M. Russell, M.S. Webster, Cockburn, A. 2013. "Problems with using Large-Scale Oceanic Climate Indices to Compare Climatic Sensitivities Across Populations and Species." Ecography. In press.

Wanner, S. J. and V. E. Prince (F). 2013. "Axon Tracts Guide Zebrafish Facial Branchiomotor Neuron Migration through the Hindbrain." Development (Cambridge) 140 (4): 906-915.

Wibowo, E. and R. J. Wassersug (A). 2013. "Does the Timing of Estrogen Administration After Castration Affect its Ability to Preserve Sexual Interest in Male Rats? - Exploring the Critical Period Hypothesis." Physiology and Behavior 110-111: 63-72.

Wibowo, E. and R. J. Wassersug (A). 2013. "The Effect of Estrogen on the Sexual Interest of Castrated Males: Implications to Prostate Cancer Patients on Androgen-Deprivation Therapy." Critical Reviews in oncology/hematology.

Wilson, A. W., M. C. Aime, J. Dierks, G. M. Mueller (F), and T. W. Henkel. 2012. "Cantharellaceae of Guyana I: New Species, Combinations and Distribution Records of Craterellus and a Synopsis of Known Taxa." Mycologia 104 (6): 1466-1477.