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Speciation & Sexual Selection in Sticklebacks

Verzijden MN, ten Cate C, Servedio MR, Kozak G, Boughman JW, & Svensson E. (in press) The impact of learning on sexual selection and speciation. Trends in Ecology & Evolution. Published online June 15, 2012.

Malek T, Boughman JW, Dworkin ID, & Peichel CL (2012) Admixture mapping of male nuptial color in a recently formed hybrid population of threespine sticklebacks. Molecular Ecology. Published online June 11, 2012. DOI=10.1111-j.1365-294X.2012.05660

Kozak GM & Boughman JW. (2012) Plastic responses to parents and predators lead to divergent social behavior in sticklebacks. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 25: 759-769.

Cooper IA, Gilman RT & Boughman JW. (2011) Sexual dimorphism and speciation on two ecological coins: patterns from nature and theoretical predictions. Evolution. Published online May 20, 2011. abstract

Kozak GM, Head ML & Boughman JW. (2011) Sexual imprinting on ecologically divergent traits leads to sexual isolation in sticklebacks. Proceedings Royal Society B. Published online Jan 26, 2011. abstract pdf
Science News,
Science NOW,
Facts on File
Rundle HD & Boughman JW. (2010) Behavioral ecology and speciation. In Westneat DF & Fox CW. Evolutionary Behavioral Ecology. Oxford Univ Press. Pp 471-487.
Behm JE, Ives AR & Boughman JW. (2010) Ecological disturbance and the collapse of a species pair through hybridization. American Naturalist: 175: 11-26.abstract
Kozak GM & Boughman JW. (2009) Learned conspecific mate preference in a species pair of sticklebacks. Behavioral Ecology 20: 1282-1288.  abstract pdf
Head ML, Price EK & Boughman JW. (2009) Body size differences do not arise from divergent mate preferences in a species pair of threespine stickleback. Biology Letters 5: 517-520. abstract pdf

Kozak GM, Reisland M & Boughman JW.(2009) Sex differences in mate recognition for species with mutual mate choice. Evolution 63: 353-365. abstract pdf  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Science Section & Canada's Globe & Mail Science section

Odling-Smee LC, Boughman JW & Braithwaite VA. (2008) Sympatric species of threespine  stickleback differ in their performance in a spatial learning task. Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology.62: 1935-1945.   abstract pdf 

Kozak GM & Boughman JW. (2008) Experiences influences shoal member preference in a species pair of threespine sticklebacks. Behavioral Ecology. 19:667-676.



Lewandowski EJ & Boughman JW. (2008) Genetic and environmental influences on color expression in sticklebacks. Biological Journal of Linnean Society. 94: 663-673.  abstract pdf 
Boughman JW. (2007) Condition dependent expression of red color differs between stickleback species. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 20 (4): 1577-1590.  abstract pdf  Faculty of 1000
Boughman JW. (2007) Sticklebacks and humans walk hand in fin to lighter skin. Cell. 131: 11-13. 
Rafferty N & Boughman JW. (2006) Olfactory mate recognition in a sympatric species pair of threespine sticklebacks. Behavioral Ecology,17: 965-970.  abstract pdf 
Boughman JW (2006) Divergence and speciation in sticklebacks. In OstlundNilsson S, Mayer I, & Huntingford F. (eds) The Biology of the Threespine Stickleback. pp 83-126, CRC Press.
Taylor EB, Boughman JW, Groenenboom M, Sniatynksi M, Schluter D & Gow J (2006) Speciation in reverse: morphological and genetic evidence of a collapse of a stickleback species pair (Gasterosteus). Molecular Ecology 15: 343-355. 

Current Biology & New York Times
Boughman JW, Rundle HD & Schluter D (2005) Parallel evolution of sexual isolation in sticklebacks. Evolution 59: 361-373  abstract pdf Faculty of 1000
Peichel CL & Boughman JW (2003) Sticklebacks: Quick Guide. Current Biology 13: R942-R943. 

Boughman JW (2002) How sensory drive can promote speciation. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 17: 571-577.   abstract pdf
Boughman JW (2001) Divergent sexual selection enhances reproductive isolation in sticklebacks. Nature 411: 944-948.  abstract  pdf   New & Views
Schluter D, Boughman JW & Rundle HD (2001) Parallel speciation with allopatry. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 16: 283-284.

Rundle HD, Nagel LM, Boughman JW & Schluter D (2000) Natural selection and parallel speciation in sympatric sticklebacks. Science 287: 306-308.  abstract   pdf  News of the Week & Current Biology

Communication & Cooperation in Bats

Boughman JW. (2006) Selection on social traits in greater spearnosed bats. Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology, 60: 766-777.  abstract pdf 

Bohn KM, Boughman JW, Wilkinson G.S. & Moss CF (2004) Infant isolation call frequency matches hearing sensitivity in greater spear-nosed bats. J. Comparative Physiology A. 190: 185-192. 

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Boughman JW & Moss CF (2003) Social sounds: vocal learning and development of mammal and bird calls. In Megela-Simmons, A., Popper, A.N., & Fay, R. (eds) Acoustic Communication. Springer-Verlag. (Handbook of Auditory Research) pp. 138-224.  abstract
Wilkinson GS & Boughman JW (1999) Social influences on foraging in bats. In Box, H.O. &  Gibson, K.R. (eds)  Mammalian Social Learning: Comparative and Ecological Perspectives.   Cambridge University Press. pp. 188-204.  abstract
Boughman JW (1998) Vocal learning by greater spear-nosed bats. Proceedings Royal Society B   265: 227-233.  abstract pdf 
Boughman JW & Wilkinson GS (1998) Greater spear-nosed bats discriminate group mates by vocalizations. Animal Behaviour 55: 1717-1732.  abstract pdf 
Wilkinson GS & Boughman JW (1998) Social calls coordinate foraging in greater spear-nosed bats. Animal Behaviour 55: 337-350.  abstract pdf 

Boughman JW (1997) Greater spear-nosed bats give group distinctive calls. Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology 40: 61-70.

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