Steven J B Cooper

Summary

Affiliation: South Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Platypus globin genes and flanking loci suggest a new insertional model for beta-globin evolution in birds and mammals
    Vidushi S Patel
    The ARC Centre for Kangaroo Genomics, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    BMC Biol 6:34. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Subterranean archipelago in the Australian arid zone: mitochondrial DNA phylogeography of amphipods from central Western Australia
    Steven J B Cooper
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Mol Ecol 16:1533-44. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The mammalian alphaD-globin gene lineage and a new model for the molecular evolution of alpha-globin gene clusters at the stem of the mammalian radiation
    Steven J B Cooper
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 38:439-48. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Re-examination of a proposed case of stasipatric speciation: phylogeography of the Australian morabine grasshoppers (Vandiemenella viatica species group)
    Takeshi Kawakami
    Australian Centre for Evolutionary Biology and Biodiversity, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Mol Ecol 18:3429-42. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The alpha-globin gene family of an Australian marsupial, Macropus eugenii: the long evolutionary history of the theta-globin gene and its functional status in mammals
    Steven J B Cooper
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, Adelaide
    J Mol Evol 60:653-64. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Molecular phylogeny of the small carpenter bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Ceratinini) indicates early and rapid global dispersal
    Sandra M Rehan
    School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 55:1042-54. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Linkage of the beta-like omega-globin gene to alpha-like globin genes in an Australian marsupial supports the chromosome duplication model for separation of globin gene clusters
    David Wheeler
    Department of Molecular Biosciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J Mol Evol 58:642-52. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogenetics of the allodapine bee genus Braunsapis: A-T bias and heterogeneous substitution parameters
    Michael P Schwarz
    Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 32:110-22. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogenetics of the exoneurine allodapine bees reveal an ancient and puzzling dispersal from Africa to Australia
    Michael P Schwarz
    Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Syst Biol 55:31-45. 2006
  10. pmc Evolution of blind beetles in isolated aquifers: a test of alternative modes of speciation
    Remko Leijs
    South Australian Museum, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e34260. 2012

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Publications22

  1. pmc Platypus globin genes and flanking loci suggest a new insertional model for beta-globin evolution in birds and mammals
    Vidushi S Patel
    The ARC Centre for Kangaroo Genomics, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    BMC Biol 6:34. 2008
    ..Here we analyse genomic data from an egg-laying monotreme mammal, the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), to explore haemoglobin evolution at the stem of the mammalian radiation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Subterranean archipelago in the Australian arid zone: mitochondrial DNA phylogeography of amphipods from central Western Australia
    Steven J B Cooper
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Mol Ecol 16:1533-44. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The mammalian alphaD-globin gene lineage and a new model for the molecular evolution of alpha-globin gene clusters at the stem of the mammalian radiation
    Steven J B Cooper
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 38:439-48. 2006
    ..This basic structure has remained relatively stable in marsupials and in the lineage leading to humans, although omega-globin has been lost from the alpha-globin gene cluster of humans...
  4. doi request reprint Re-examination of a proposed case of stasipatric speciation: phylogeography of the Australian morabine grasshoppers (Vandiemenella viatica species group)
    Takeshi Kawakami
    Australian Centre for Evolutionary Biology and Biodiversity, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Mol Ecol 18:3429-42. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The alpha-globin gene family of an Australian marsupial, Macropus eugenii: the long evolutionary history of the theta-globin gene and its functional status in mammals
    Steven J B Cooper
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, Adelaide
    J Mol Evol 60:653-64. 2005
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Molecular phylogeny of the small carpenter bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Ceratinini) indicates early and rapid global dispersal
    Sandra M Rehan
    School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 55:1042-54. 2010
    ..Ceratinini have potentially great importance for future studies to understand the relative roles of dispersal ability and time of origin in determining bee biogeography...
  7. ncbi request reprint Linkage of the beta-like omega-globin gene to alpha-like globin genes in an Australian marsupial supports the chromosome duplication model for separation of globin gene clusters
    David Wheeler
    Department of Molecular Biosciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J Mol Evol 58:642-52. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogenetics of the allodapine bee genus Braunsapis: A-T bias and heterogeneous substitution parameters
    Michael P Schwarz
    Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 32:110-22. 2004
    ..Our results indicate an African origin for Braunsapis, followed by a single, very early, dispersal event into Asia and then by a later dispersal event into Australia. The Malagasy species is derived from within the African clade...
  9. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogenetics of the exoneurine allodapine bees reveal an ancient and puzzling dispersal from Africa to Australia
    Michael P Schwarz
    Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Syst Biol 55:31-45. 2006
    ..Bayesian; biogeography; dispersal; Gondwana; Kerguelen Plateau; penalized likelihood.]...
  10. pmc Evolution of blind beetles in isolated aquifers: a test of alternative modes of speciation
    Remko Leijs
    South Australian Museum, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e34260. 2012
    ..Thus, diversification has occurred within the aquifers and likely involved sympatric, parapatric and/or microallopatric speciation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic elucidation of cryptic and ancient diversity in a group of Australian diplodactyline geckos: the Diplodactylus vittatus complex
    Paul Oliver
    Herpetology Section, South Australian Museum, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:77-88. 2007
    ....
  12. pmc The evolution of eusociality in allodapine bees: workers began by waiting
    Michael P Schwarz
    School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Biol Lett 7:277-80. 2011
    ..The origins of foraging castes, therefore, represented a shift towards assured fitness gains by subordinates, mediated by the dual constraints of social hierarchies and environmental harshness...
  13. pmc Social complexity in bees is not sufficient to explain lack of reversions to solitary living over long time scales
    Luke B Chenoweth
    Biological Sciences, Flinders University GPO BOX 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    BMC Evol Biol 7:246. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Assessment of prey overlap between a native (Polistes humilis) and an introduced (Vespula germanica) social wasp using morphology and phylogenetic analyses of 16S rDNA
    Marta L Kasper
    Environmental Biology, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Mol Ecol 13:2037-48. 2004
    ..germanica impacting on P. humilis. Results obtained are compared to those gained by solely 'conventional' methods, and the advantages of using DNA-based taxonomy in ecological studies are emphasized...
  15. doi request reprint Genetic analysis of a chromosomal hybrid zone in the Australian morabine grasshoppers (Vandiemenella, viatica species group)
    Takeshi Kawakami
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, SA, Australia
    Evolution 63:139-52. 2009
    ..Genome-wide scans using many genetic markers and chromosomal mapping of these markers are needed to investigate whether chromosomal differences directly reduce gene flow after secondary contact...
  16. doi request reprint Limited ecological connectivity of an arboreal marsupial across a forest/plantation landscape despite apparent resilience to fragmentation
    Melanie L Lancaster
    School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Mol Ecol 20:2258-71. 2011
    ..Our findings highlight the importance of using genetic tools to understand the long-term biological consequences of fragmentation for effective management...
  17. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of the carboxy terminal region of the zona pellucida 3 glycoprotein in murine rodents
    Christine A Swann
    School of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, 5005 South Australia
    Reproduction 133:697-708. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the selective forces acting on the Zp3 exon 7 region during the evolution of the Australasian murine rodents have been variable, and that positive selection has only occurred in a few lineages...
  18. pmc Desert springs: deep phylogeographic structure in an ancient endemic crustacean (Phreatomerus latipes)
    Michelle T Guzik
    Australian Centre for Evolutionary Biology and Biodiversity, School of Earth and Environmental Science, The University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e37642. 2012
    ..Subsequent aridification events have led to substantial contraction of the original habitat, possibly over repeated Pleistocene ice age cycles, with P. latipes populations becoming restricted in the distribution to desert springs...
  19. pmc Regressive evolution of an eye pigment gene in independently evolved eyeless subterranean diving beetles
    Remko Leys
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Biol Lett 1:496-9. 2005
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Deep phylogeographic structuring of populations of the trapdoor spider Moggridgea tingle (Migidae) from southwestern Australia: evidence for long-term refugia within refugia
    Steven J B Cooper
    Evolutionary Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Mol Ecol 20:3219-36. 2011
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogenetics of allodapine bees, with implications for the evolution of sociality and progressive rearing
    Michael P Schwarz
    School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Syst Biol 52:1-14. 2003
    ..The forms of social behavior present in extant allodapines are likely to have resulted from a long evolutionary history, which may help explain the complexity of social traits found in many allodapine bees...
  22. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetics of Australian Acacia thrips: the evolution of behaviour and ecology
    David C Morris
    School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University, Bedford Park, SA, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 25:278-92. 2002
    ..Our data do not allow hypotheses of single versus multiple origins of domicile building to be resolved while opportunistic gall use appears to have arisen several times...