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Phenotypic evolution shaped by current enzyme function in the bioluminescent courtship signals of sea fireflies. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 286:20182621.. 2019.
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Ecological engineering helps maximize function in algal oil production. Applied and environmental microbiology. :AEM–00953.. 2018.
Eyes to See: The Astonishing Variety of Vision in Nature. Nature. 563:182–183.. 2018.
Multimodal sensorimotor system in unicellular zoospores of a fungus. Journal of Experimental Biology. 221. 2018.
Prolific origination of eyes in Cnidaria with co-option of non-visual opsins. Current Biology. 28:2413–2419. (2.06 MB). 2018.
Collecting and processing marine ostracods. Journal of Crustacean Biology. 37:347-352.. 2017.
Ecological interactions and coexistence are predicted by gene expression similarity in freshwater green algae. Journal of Ecology. 105:580–591.. 2017.
Furcation and fusion: The phylogenetics of evolutionary novelty. Developmental Biology. 431:69-76.. 2017.
The Genome Sizes of Ostracod Crustaceans Correlate with Body Size and Evolutionary History, but not Environment. Journal of Heredity. 108:701-706.. 2017.
High Rates of Species Accumulation in Animals with Bioluminescent Courtship Displays. Current Biology. (1.33 MB). 2016.
The last common ancestor of most bilaterian animals possessed at least 9 opsins. Genome biology and evolution. :evw248.. 2016.
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The dynamic evolutionary history of pancrustacean eyes and opsins. Integrative and Comparative Biology. :icv100. (5.07 MB). 2015.
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Eye-independent, light-activated chromatophore expansion (LACE) and expression of phototransduction genes in the skin of Octopus bimaculoides. The Journal of experimental biology. 218:1513–1520.. 2015.
How Complexity Originates: The Evolution of Animal Eyes. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 46 (351.15 KB). 2015.
Phylogenetic distance does not predict competition in green algal communities. Ecosphere. 6:art116.. 2015.
Species richness, but not phylogenetic diversity, influences community biomass production and temporal stability in a re-examination of 16 grassland biodiversity studies. Functional Ecology.. 2015.
The comb jelly opsins and the origins of animal phototransduction. Genome biology and evolution. 6:1964–1971.. 2014.
Eye-specification genes in the bacterial light organ of the bobtail squid Euprymna scolopes and their expression in response to symbiont cues. Mechanisms of development. 131:111-126. (3.54 MB). 2014.