Curacao

Dornburg Publications

2017


Dornburg, A., Lamb, A., Federman, S., Jones, C. Near, T.J. Cradles and Museums of Antarctic Biodiversity. Nature Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-017-0239-y pdf


Lamb, A.J., Watkins-Colwell, G.C., Moore, J.A., Iglesias, T., Warren, D.L., Brandley, M.C., Dornburg, A. Endolymphatic sac use and reproductive activity in the Lesser Antilles endemic gecko Gonatodes antillensis (Gekkota: Spaerodactylidae). Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 58(1):17–29 pdf


Chakrabarty, P, Faircloth, B.C., Ludt, W.B, McMahan, C.D., Near, T.J, Dornburg, A., Albert, J.S., Arroyave, J., Stiassny, M.J., Sorenson, L., Alfaro, M.E. Phylogenomic Systematics of Ostariophysan fishes: Ultraconserved Elements Support the Surprising Non-monophyly of Characiformes. Systematic Biology DOI:10.1093/sysbio/syx038 pdf


Dornburg, A., Townsend, J.P., Spriggs, E., Eytan, R.I., Moore, J.A., Wainwright, P.C.,Lemmon, A.R., Moriarty Lemmon, E., Near, T.J. Phylogenetic informativeness facilitates resolution of the sister lineage to percomorpha with an anchored hybrid enrichment dataset. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 110: 27-38 pdf

2016


Dornburg, A., Tamagnon, J., Townsend, J.P. PhyInformR: Phylogenetic experimental design and phylogenomic data exploration. BMC Evolutionary Biology 16 (1): 262 pdf


2016. Dornburg, A., Forrestel, E., Moore, J.A., Iglesias, T.L., Jones, A., Rao, L., Warren, D.L. An assessment of sampling biases across studies of diel activity patterns in marine ray-finned fishes (Actinopterygii). Online early. Bulletin of Marine Science. pdf


2016. Dornburg, A., Lippi, C., Federman, S., Moore, J.A., Warren, D.L., Iglesias, T.L., Brandley, M.C., Watkins-Colwell, G.J., Lamb, A.D. Jones, A. Disentangling the Influence of Urbanization and Invasion on Endemic Geckos in Tropical Biodiversity Hot Spots: A Case Study of Phyllodactylus martini (Squamata: Phyllodactylidae) along an Urban Gradient in Curaçao. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, 57: pp.147-164. pdf


2016. Dornburg, A., Federman, S., Eytan, R.I., Near, T.J. Cryptic species diversity in Sub- Antarctic islands: a case study of Lepidonotothen. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 104: 32–43. pdf


2016. Collins, S., Dornburg, A., Flores, J., Dombrowski, D., Lewbart, G. A comparison of blood gases, biochemistry, and hematology to ecomorphology in a health assessment of pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides). PeerJ: e2262 pdf


2016. Federman, S., Dornburg, A., Daly, D.C., Downie, A., Yoder, A.D., Sargis, E.J., Perry, G. H., Donoghue, M.J., Richard, A. F., Baden, A. L. Implications of lemuriform extinctions for the Malagasy flora. Proceedings of Natural Academy of Sciences 113: 5041-5046. pdf


2016. Ahmad Sah, H. H., G.J. Watkins-Colwell, A. Dornburg, D.S. McLeod, L Grismer, A. M. Bauer, R. J. A. Wahab and T. U. Grafe. The Amphibians, Reptiles and Fishes of the 2012 Bukit Pagon Expedition, Brunei Darussalam. Peabody Bulletin of Natural History 57: 97–114. pdf

2015


2015. Dornburg, A., Federman, S., Eytan, R.I., Near, T.J. Cryptic species diversity in Sub- Antarctic islands: a case study of Lepidonotothen. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 104: 32–43. pdf


2015. Prum, R. O., Berv, J. S., Dornburg, A., Field, D. J., Townsend, J. P., Lemmon, E. M., & Lemmon, A. R. A comprehensive phylogeny of birds (Aves) using targeted next-generation DNA sequencing. Nature. pdf


2015. Federman, S., Dornburg, A., Downie, A., Richard, A. F., Daly, D. C., & Donoghue, M. J. The biogeographic origin of a radiation of trees in Madagascar: implications for the assembly of a tropical forest biome. BMC evolutionary biology, 15:216. pdf


2015. Near, T., Dornburg, A., Harrington, R., Oliveira, C., Pietsch, T.W., Thacker, C.E., Satoh, T.P., Katayama, E., Wainwright, P.C., Eastman, J.T., Beaulieu, J.M. Identification of the notothenioid sister lineage illuminates the biogeographic history of an Antarctic adaptive radiation. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15:109. pdf


2015. Eytan, R.I., Evans, B.R., Dornburg, A., Lemmon, A.R., Moriarty Lemmon, E., Wainwright, P.C., and Near, T.J. Are 100 enough? Inferring acanthomorph teleost phylogeny using anchored hybrid enrichment. BMC evolutionary biology 1:113. pdf


2015. Iglesias, T.L., Dornburg, A., Brandley, M.C., Warren, D.L. Life in the unthinking depths: energetic constraints on encephalization in marine fishes. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28: 1080–1090. pdf


2015. Dornburg, A., Friedman, M., Near, T.J. Phylogenetic analysis of molecular and morphological data highlights uncertainty in the relationships of fossil and living species of Elopomorpha (Actinopterygii: Teleostei). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 89:205–218. pdf

2014


2014. Dornburg, A., Moore, J., Beaulieu, J.M., Eytan, R.I., Near, T.J. The impact of shifts in marine biodiversity hotspots on patterns of range evolution: evidence from the Holocentridae (squirrelfishes and soldierfishes). Evolution 69:146–161. pdf


2014. Near, T.J. Dornburg, A., Friedman, M. Phylogenetic relationships and timing of diversification in gonorynchiform fishes inferred using nuclear gene DNA sequences (Teleostei: Ostariophysi). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 80:297–307. pdf


2014. Dornburg,A., Townsend, J.P., Near, T.J. Phylogenetic informativeness approaches reconcile ray-finned fish divergence times. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 14 (1): 169. pdf


2014. Price,S.A., Schmitz, L., Oufiero, C.E., Eytan, R.I., Dornburg, A., Smith, W.L., Friedman, M., Near, T.J., Wainwright, P.C. Two waves of niche-filling straddling the K-Pg boundary formed the modern reef fish fauna. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 281: 2014321. pdf


2014. Moore, J. and Dornburg, A. Ingestion of fossil seashells, stones, and small mammal bones by gravid gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) in South Florida. Peabody Bulletin of Natural History 55: 55–63. pdf

2013


2013. Near, T.J., Dornburg, A., Tokita, M., Suzuki, D., Brandley, M.C., Friedman, M. Boom and bust: ancient and recent diversification in bichirs and ropefish (Polypteridae: Actinopterygii), a relictual lineage of ray-finned fishes. Evolution 68: 1014–1026 pdf


2013. Near, T.J., Dornburg, A., Eytan, R.I., Keck, B.P., Smith, W.L., Kuhn, K.L., Moore, J.A., Price, S.A., Burbrink, F.T., Friedman, M., Wainwright, P.M. Phylogeny and tempo of diversification in the superradiation of spiny-rayed fishes. Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences 110: 12738–12743. pdf


2013. Friedman, M., Keck, B.P., Dornburg, A., Eytan, R.I., Martin, C.H., Hulsey, C.D., Wainwright P.C., T.J. Near. Molecular and fossil evidence place the origin of cichlid fishes long after Gondwanan rifting. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 280:20131733. pdf


2013. Near, T.J., Dornburg, A., Eytan, R.I., Keck, B.P., Smith, W.L., Kuhn, K.L., Moore, J.A., Price, S.A., Burbrink, F.T., Friedman, M., Wainwright, P.M. Phylogeny and tempo of diversification in the superradiation of spiny-rayed fishes. Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences 110: 12738–12743. pdf


2013. Reynolds,R.G., Niemiller, M.L., Hedges, S.B., Dornburg, A., Revell, L.J. Molecular phylogeny and historical biogeography of West Indian boid snakes (Chilabothrus). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 68: 461–470. pdf


2013. Santini, F., Sorenson, L., Marcroft, T. Dornburg, A., Alfaro, M.E. A multilocus phylogeny of boxfishes (Aracanidae, Ostraciidae; Tetraodontiformes). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 66: 153–160. pdf

2012


2012. Near,T.J., Eytan, R.I., Dornburg, A., Kuhn, K.L, Moore, J.A., Wainwright, P., Friedman, M., Davis, M., Smith, L. Resolution of ray-finned fish phylogeny and timing of diversification. Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences 109: 13698–13703. pdf


2012. Dornburg, A., Moore, J.A., Webster, R., Warren, D.L., Brandley, M.C., Iglesias, T.L., Wainwright, P.C., and T.J. Near. Molecular phylogenetics of squirrelfishes and soldierfishes (Teleostei:Beryciformes: Holocentridae): reconciling more than 100 years of taxonomic confusion. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 65: 727–738. pdf


2012. Near,T.J., Dornburg, A., Kuhn, K.L., Eastman, J.T., Pennington, J.N., Patarnello, T., Zane, L., Fernandez, D.A., Jones, C.D. Ancient climate change, antifreeze, and the evolutionary diversification of Antarctic fishes. Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences 109:3434–3439. pdf

2011


2011. Dornburg, A., Brandley, M.C., McGowen, M., Near, T.J. Rate Heterogeneity, Uncorrelated Relaxed-Clock Models, and Patterns of Molecular Evolution in Cetaceans. Molecular Biology and Evolution 29: 721-736. pdf


2011. Dornburg, A., Colosi, J.G., Maser, C., Reese, A.T., Watkins-Colwell, G.J. A survey of the Yale Peabody Museum collection of Egyptian mammals collected during the construction of the Aswan high dam: with an emphasis on material from the Yale University prehistoric expedition to Nubia (YUPEN) 1962-1965. Peabody Bulletin of Natural History 52:255-272. pdf


2011. Dornburg, A., Sidlauskas, B., Sorenson, L., Santini, F., Near, T.J., Alfaro, M.E. The influence of an innovative locomotor strategy on the phenotypic diversification of triggerfishes (Family: Balistidae). Evolution 65:1912–1926. pdf


2011. Dornburg, A., Warren, D.L., Iglesias, T.L., Brandley, M.C. Natural history observations of the ichthyological and herpetological fauna on the Island of Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles. Peabody Bulletin of Natural History 52:181–186. pdf


2011. Dornburg, A., Beaulieu, J.M., Oliver, J.C., Near, T.J. Integrating fossil preservation biases in the selection of calibrations for molecular divergence time estimation. Systematic Biology 60: 519-527. pdf

2010


2010. Watkins-Colwell, G.J., Dornburg, A., Hawlena, D., Moore, J. The Amphibians and Reptiles of the Yale University Prehistoric Expedition to Nubia (YUPEN) 1962-1965. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History (51):179-197. pdf


2010. Weaver, R.E., Dornburg, A. New and noteworthy country records of Amphibians and Reptiles from Southeastern Washington State. Herpetological Review. 41(1):115–116. pdf

2009


2009. Alfaro, M. E., Santini, F., Brock, C., Alamillo, H., Dornburg, A., Rabosky, D.L., Carnevale, G., Harmon, L.J. Nine exceptional radiations plus high turnover explain species diversity in jawed vertebrates. Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences (106):13410–13414. pdf


2009. Dornburg, A., Moore, J., Watkins-Colwell, G.J. Distribution of freshwater fishes in Connecticut based on museum voucher specimens. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History (50):347-379. pdf


2009. Dornburg, A., Weaver, R.E. First Report of Scavenging by the Northern Pacific Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus). Northwestern Naturalist (90) 55-57. pdf

2008


2008. Dornburg, A. Santini,F., Alfaro, M.E. The influence of model-averaging on clade posteriors: an example using the triggerfishes (Family: Balistidae). Systematic Biology 57(6):905–919 pdf

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