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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.
Prolific origination of eyes in Cnidaria with co-option of non-visual opsins. Current Biology. 28:2413–2419.. 2018.
Ecological interactions and coexistence are predicted by gene expression similarity in freshwater green algae. Journal of Ecology. 105:580–591.. 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.. 2016.
The last common ancestor of most bilaterian animals possessed at least 9 opsins. Genome biology and evolution. :evw248.. 2016.
The dynamic evolutionary history of pancrustacean eyes and opsins. Integrative and Comparative Biology. :icv100.. 2015.
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How Complexity Originates: The Evolution of Animal Eyes. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 46. 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.. 2014.
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Opsins in Limulus eyes: Characterization of three visible light-sensitive opsins unique to and co-expressed in median eye photoreceptors and a peropsin/RGR that is expressed in all eyes. The Journal of experimental biology. :jeb–116087.. 2014.
Evasion of Predators Contributes to the Maintenance of Male Eyes in Sexually Dimorphic Euphilomedes ostracods (Crustacea). Integrative and comparative biology. 53:78–88.. 2013.
The Evolution of Complexity in the Visual Systems of Stomatopods: Insights from Transcriptomics. Integrative and comparative biology. 53:39–49.. 2013.
Evolutionary history and the strength of species interactions: testing the phylogenetic limiting similarity hypothesis. Ecology.. 2013.
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