CEB Committe on Evolutionary Biology

New publications from current CEB members and alumni!

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

Collin, R. (A) and A. Spangler. 2012. "Impacts of Adelphophagic Development on Variation in Offspring Size, Duration of Development, and Temperature-Mediated Plasticity." Biological Bulletin 223 (3): 268-277.  link

Crawford, A. J. (A), C. Cruz, E. Griffith, H. Ross, R. Ibáñez, K. R. Lips, A. C. Driskell (A), E. Bermingham, and P. Crump. 2012. "DNA Barcoding Applied to Ex Situ Tropical Amphibian Conservation Programme Reveals Cryptic Diversity in Captive Populations." Molecular Ecology Resources. link

Cullen, J. A., T. Maie, H. L. Schoenfuss, and R. W. Blob (A). 2013. "Evolutionary Novelty Versus Exaptation: Oral Kinematics in Feeding Versus Climbing in the Waterfall-Climbing Hawaiian Goby Sicyopterus Stimpsoni." PLoS ONE 8 (1). link

Erickson, D. L. and A. C. Driskell (A). 2012. "Construction and Analysis of Phylogenetic Trees using DNA Barcode Data." Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.) 858: 395-408. link

Kautz, S., B. E. R. Rubin (S), J. A. Russell, and C. S. Moreau (F). 2013. "Surveying the Microbiome of Ants: Comparing 454 Pyrosequencing with Traditional Methods to Uncover Bacterial Diversity." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 79 (2): 525-534. link

Krinsky, B. H. (S) 2013. "NextGen Speaks." Science 339 (6115): 30. link

Musa, M., K. Wilson, L. Sun, A. Mulay, L. Bingle, H. M. Marriott, E. E. LeClair (A), and C. D. Bingle. 2012. "Differential Localisation of BPIFA1 (SPLUNC1) and BPIFB1 (LPLUNC1) in the Nasal and Oral Cavities of Mice." Cell and Tissue Research 350 (3): 455-464. link

Murray, C. M., Heintz, M. R. (S), Lonsdorf, E. V., Parr, L. A., and Santymire, R. M. (F) (2013). Validation of a field technique and characterization of fecal glucocorticoid metabolite analysis in wild chimpanzees (pan troglodytes). American Journal of Primatology, 75(1), 57-64. link

Peterson, A. T. (A) and C. M. Ammann. 2012. "Global Patterns of Connectivity and Isolation of Populations of Forest Bird Species in the Late Pleistocene." Global Ecology and Biogeography. link

Rafacz, M. L. (A), S. W. Margulis (A), and R. M. Santymire (F). 2012. "Hormonal and Behavioral Patterns of Reproduction in Female Hylobatids." Animal Reproduction Science. link

Ross CF (F), R.W. Blob (A), D.R. Carrier, M.A. Daley, S.M. Deban, B. Demes, J.L. Gripper, J. Iriarte-Diaz, B.M. Kilbourne (A), T. Landberg, J.D. Polk, N. Schilling, and B. Vanhooydonck. 2012. "The Evolution of Locomotor Rhythmicity in Tetrapods." Evolution. link

Santini, F., Sorenson, L., Marcroft, T., Dornburg, A., Alfaro, M.E. (A) 2013. “A multilocus molecular phylogeny of boxfishes (Aracanidae, Ostraciidae; Tetraodontiformes).” Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 66 (1):153-160; 10.1016/j.ympev.2012.09.022 link

Ryan, K. K. (A), R. Kohli, R. Gutierrez-Aguilar, S. G. Gaitonde, S. C. Woods, and R. J. Seeley. 2013. "Fibroblast Growth Factor-19 Action in the Brain Reduces Food Intake and Body Weight and Improves Glucose Tolerance in Male Rats." Endocrinology 154 (1): 9-15. link

Santymire, R (F), J. Meyer, and E.W. Freeman.  2012. “Characterizing sleep behavior of the wild black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis bicornis)". SLEEP. 35(11):1569-1574 link

Shubin, N. (F). 2013. The Universe Within: Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People. Pantheon. link

Slater, G.J., Harmon, L.J., Alfaro, M.E. (A) Dec 2012. “Integrating Fossils With Molecular Phylogenies Improves Inference of Trait Evolution.” Evolution 66 (12):3931-3944; 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01723.x link

Stoessel, A., B. M. Kilbourne (A), and M. S. Fischer. 2013. "Morphological Integration Versus Ecological Plasticity in the Avian Pelvic Limb Skeleton." Journal of Morphology. link

Valdujo, P. H., A. C. O. Q. Carnaval (A), and C. H. Graham. 2012. "Environmental Correlates of Anuran Beta Diversity in the Brazilian Cerrado." Ecography. link

Walmsley, C. W., P. D. Smits (S), M. R. Quayle, M. R. McCurry, H. S. Richards, C. C. Oldfield, S. Wroe, P. D. Clausen, and C. R. McHenry. 2013. "Why the Long Face? the Mechanics of Mandibular Symphysis Proportions in Crocodiles." PLoS ONE 8 (1). link

Weigt, L. A., A. C. Driskell (A), C. C. Baldwin, and A. Ormos. 2012. "DNA Barcoding Fishes." Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.) 858: 109-126. link

Weigt, L. A., A. C. Driskell (A), A. Ormos, C. Meyer, and A. Collins. 2012. "Introduction to Animal DNA Barcoding Protocols." Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.) 858: 11-16. link