Dustin J Marshall

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi The evolutionary ecology of offspring size in marine invertebrates
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Adv Mar Biol 53:1-60. 2007
  2. ncbi The relationship between maternal phenotype and offspring quality: do older mothers really produce the best offspring?
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    Ecology 91:2862-73. 2010
  3. pmc The early sperm gets the good egg: mating order effects in free spawners
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 271:1585-9. 2004
  4. ncbi Transgenerational plasticity in the sea: context-dependent maternal effects across the life history
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, 4072 Queensland, Australia
    Ecology 89:418-27. 2008
  5. pmc Do genetic diversity effects drive the benefits associated with multiple mating? A test in a marine invertebrate
    Laura McLeod
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6347. 2009
  6. doi Ecological and evolutionary consequences of linked life-history stages in the sea
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, 4072, Australia
    Curr Biol 21:R718-25. 2011
  7. doi Phenotype-environment mismatches reduce connectivity in the sea
    D J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Queensland, 4072 QLD, Australia
    Ecol Lett 13:128-40. 2010
  8. ncbi Does interspecific competition affect offspring provisioning?
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Ecology 90:487-95. 2009
  9. ncbi Offspring size variation within broods as a bet-hedging strategy in unpredictable environments
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, 4072, Queensland, Australia
    Ecology 89:2506-17. 2008
  10. doi The relationship between offspring size and performance in the sea
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, Queensland 4076, Australia
    Am Nat 171:214-24. 2008

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi The evolutionary ecology of offspring size in marine invertebrates
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Adv Mar Biol 53:1-60. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi The relationship between maternal phenotype and offspring quality: do older mothers really produce the best offspring?
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    Ecology 91:2862-73. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc The early sperm gets the good egg: mating order effects in free spawners
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 271:1585-9. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that when there is variation in egg size, mating order will influence not only the quantity but also the quality of offspring sired by competing males...
  4. ncbi Transgenerational plasticity in the sea: context-dependent maternal effects across the life history
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, 4072 Queensland, Australia
    Ecology 89:418-27. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Do genetic diversity effects drive the benefits associated with multiple mating? A test in a marine invertebrate
    Laura McLeod
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6347. 2009
    ..Disentangling indirect, genetic benefits from genetic diversity effects is challenging but crucial if we are to understand the selection pressures acting to promote polyandry...
  6. doi Ecological and evolutionary consequences of linked life-history stages in the sea
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, 4072, Australia
    Curr Biol 21:R718-25. 2011
    ....
  7. doi Phenotype-environment mismatches reduce connectivity in the sea
    D J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Queensland, 4072 QLD, Australia
    Ecol Lett 13:128-40. 2010
    ..We discuss how such mismatches might alter our understanding and management of marine populations...
  8. ncbi Does interspecific competition affect offspring provisioning?
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Ecology 90:487-95. 2009
    ..This study shows that, while offspring size is plastic in this species, post-metamorphic factors alone may not determine the size of offspring that mothers produce...
  9. ncbi Offspring size variation within broods as a bet-hedging strategy in unpredictable environments
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, 4072, Queensland, Australia
    Ecology 89:2506-17. 2008
    ..We suggest that, when there is a minimum and a maximum viable offspring size and the environment is unpredictable, selection will act on both the mean and variance of offspring size...
  10. doi The relationship between offspring size and performance in the sea
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, Queensland 4076, Australia
    Am Nat 171:214-24. 2008
    ..We suggest that interpopulation variation in offspring size can be an adaptive response to local conditions, but the optimal offspring size is surprisingly dynamic...
  11. ncbi Effects of egg size on the development time of non-feeding larvae
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, QLD 4072, Australia
    Biol Bull 212:6-11. 2007
    ..The substantial variation in egg sizes observed within broods may represent a bet-hedging strategy by which offspring with variable dispersal potentials are produced...
  12. ncbi Offspring size effects mediate competitive interactions in a colonial marine invertebrate
    Dustin J Marshall
    University of Oregon, Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, Charleston 97420, USA
    Ecology 87:214-25. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that the relationship between offspring size and fitness is highly variable in the marine environment and strongly dependent on the density of conspecifics...
  13. ncbi Sperm release strategies in marine broadcast spawners: the costs of releasing sperm quickly
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Exp Biol 210:3720-7. 2007
    ..We suggest that while electrical blocks to polyspermy evolved in response to excess sperm, permanent blocks to polyspermy could have evolved in response to sperm limitation (insufficient sperm)...
  14. ncbi Reliably estimating the effect of toxicants on fertilization success in marine broadcast spawners
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, 4072 Queensland, Australia
    Mar Pollut Bull 52:734-8. 2006
    ..This technique has the added advantage of making comparisons among species and studies easier without an impractical increase in effort...
  15. doi Estimating physiological tolerances - a comparison of traditional approaches to nonlinear regression techniques
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Exp Biol 216:2176-82. 2013
    ..We recommend that future studies make use of NLR to estimate Pc, and also suggest that this approach might be more appropriate for a range of physiological studies that use BSR currently...
  16. doi Are numbers enough? Colonizer phenotype and abundance interact to affect population dynamics
    Scott C Burgess
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Anim Ecol 80:681-7. 2011
    ..5. Interactions between colonizer phenotype and abundance have important implications for predicting population dynamics beyond those previously provided by numerical abundance or recruit phenotype alone...
  17. doi Offspring size plasticity in response to intraspecific competition: an adaptive maternal effect across life-history stages
    Richard M Allen
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Am Nat 171:225-37. 2008
    ..It appears mothers can adaptively adjust offspring size to maximize maternal fitness, altering the offspring phenotype across multiple life-history stages...
  18. doi Fitness consequences of larval traits persist across the metamorphic boundary
    Angela J Crean
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Evolution 65:3079-89. 2011
    ..These results demonstrate that larval traits can have multiple, complex fitness consequences that persist across the metamorphic boundary; and thus postmetamorphic selection pressures may constrain the evolution of larval traits...
  19. doi Temperature-induced maternal effects and environmental predictability
    Scott C Burgess
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia
    J Exp Biol 214:2329-36. 2011
    ..We suggest that future studies on maternal effects estimate environmental predictability and present both absolute and relative estimates of maternal fitness within each offspring environment...
  20. doi Fertilisation is not a new beginning: sperm environment affects offspring developmental success
    Hannah Ritchie
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    J Exp Biol 216:3104-9. 2013
    ....
  21. ncbi Adaptive paternal effects? Experimental evidence that the paternal environment affects offspring performance
    Angela J Crean
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Ecology 94:2575-82. 2013
    ....
  22. ncbi Environmental stress, facilitation, competition, and coexistence
    Simon P Hart
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Queensland 4072 Australia
    Ecology 94:2719-31. 2013
    ..Furthermore, we showed how simultaneous, reciprocal competitive and facilitative effects can stabilize population dynamics in multispecies communities in stressful environments...
  23. ncbi Revisiting competition in a classic model system using formal links between theory and data
    Simon P Hart
    School of Biology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Ecology 93:2015-22. 2012
    ..More generally, the often-invoked competitive hierarchies and intransitivities in this system might be usefully revisited using more sophisticated empirical and analytical approaches...
  24. doi Interspecific competition alters nonlinear selection on offspring size in the field
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    Evolution 67:328-37. 2013
    ..Overall, variability in the form and strength of selection on offspring size in nature may reduce the efficacy of selection on offspring size and maintain variation in this trait...
  25. ncbi How do dispersal costs and habitat selection influence realized population connectivity?
    Scott C Burgess
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia
    Ecology 93:1378-87. 2012
    ..The deferred costs of dispersal are likely to be crucial for determining how well patterns of dispersal reflect realized connectivity. Ignoring these deferred costs could lead to inaccurate predictions of spatial population dynamics...
  26. ncbi Spatial arrangement affects population dynamics and competition independent of community composition
    Simon P Hart
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    Ecology 90:1485-91. 2009
    ....
  27. ncbi Pre-settlement behavior in larval bryozoans: the roles of larval age and size
    Scott C Burgess
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia
    Biol Bull 216:344-54. 2009
    ..We suggest that, taken together, larval age and size are important endogenous factors that act to affect pre-settlement larval behavior and that changes in behavior may act to increase fitness...
  28. pmc Coping with environmental uncertainty: dynamic bet hedging as a maternal effect
    Angela J Crean
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, 4072 Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1087-96. 2009
    ..Hence, future studies should examine maternal effects on both the mean and the variance of offspring traits...
  29. pmc Fertilization is not a new beginning: the relationship between sperm longevity and offspring performance
    Angela J Crean
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e49167. 2012
    ..Links between sperm phenotype and offspring performance may constrain responses to selection on either sperm or offspring traits, with broad ecological and evolutionary implications...
  30. ncbi Competition in benthic marine invertebrates: the unrecognized role of exploitative competition for oxygen
    Nick Ferguson
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, 4079 Brisbane, Australia
    Ecology 94:126-35. 2013
    ..Furthermore, competition for multiple resources (space and oxygen) and trade-offs in competitive ability for each may promote coexistence in this system...
  31. doi Projecting coral reef futures under global warming and ocean acidification
    John M Pandolfi
    Australian Research Council ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Science 333:418-22. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi Genetic diversity increases population productivity in a sessile marine invertebrate
    J David Aguirre
    Marine Evolutionary Ecology Group, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4067, Australia
    Ecology 93:1134-42. 2012
    ..Our results show that differences in genetic diversity among populations can have pervasive effects on population productivity within remarkably short periods of time...
  33. pmc Gamete plasticity in a broadcast spawning marine invertebrate
    Angela J Crean
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:13508-13. 2008
    ..Overall, our results suggest that sperm competition does not represent a strong force maintaining anisogamy in broadcast spawners. Instead, sperm limitation seems to select for large eggs and smaller, more numerous sperm...
  34. ncbi Genetic mechanisms of pollution resistance in a marine invertebrate
    Bronwyn C Galletly
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Ecol Appl 17:2290-7. 2007
    ..These results suggest that marine organisms use different genetic mechanisms to adapt to different levels of pollution and that the level of genetic variation to adapt to intense pollution stresses may be limited...
  35. pmc Context-dependent genetic benefits of polyandry in a marine hermaphrodite
    Dustin J Marshall
    School of Integrative Biology, Centre for Marine Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Biol Lett 3:685-8. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, our results caution against interpreting elevated hatching success as an indirect genetic benefit of polyandry when variance in fertilization is not controlled...
  36. ncbi The quick and the dead? Sperm competition and sexual conflict in sea
    Michael Bode
    School of Integrative Biology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, 4072, QLD, Australia
    Evolution 61:2693-700. 2007
    ..This conflict could result in a coevolutionary race that may have led to the evolution of internal fertilization in marine organisms...
  37. doi Why do colder mothers produce larger eggs? An optimality approach
    Celeste Bownds
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Exp Biol 213:3796-801. 2010
    ....
  38. doi Does genetic diversity reduce sibling competition?
    J David Aguirre
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, 4072, Australia
    Evolution 66:94-102. 2012
    ..Our results show that when siblings are likely to interact, genetic variation among individuals can decrease competition for resources and generate substantial fitness benefits within a single generation...
  39. doi A manipulative test of competing theories for metabolic scaling
    Craig R White
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Am Nat 178:746-54. 2011
    ..Uniquely, this model predicts the absolute value of B, emphasizes that there is no single scaling exponent of B, and demonstrates that a single model can explain the variation in B seen in nature...
  40. ncbi Faster is not always better: selection on growth rate fluctuates across life history and environments
    Keyne Monro
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia and School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Am Nat 183:798-809. 2014
    ....
  41. doi Evolutionary constraints and the maintenance of individual specialization throughout succession
    Keyne Monro
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Queensland, 4072, Australia School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Victoria, 3800, Australia
    Evolution 67:3636-44. 2013
    ..Our study provides new insight into the evolutionary maintenance of individual specialization in natural populations and reinforces the importance of reaction norms for studying this phenomenon. ..
  42. ncbi Male-by-female interactions influence fertilization success and mediate the benefits of polyandry in the sea urchin Heliocidaris erythrogramma
    Jonathan P Evans
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Evolution 59:106-12. 2005
    ..Taken together, these findings highlight the importance of male x female interactions at fertilization and suggest that polyandry will enable females to reduce the cost of fertilization by incompatible gametes...
  43. ncbi Sources of genetic and phenotypic variance in fertilization rates and larval traits in a sea urchin
    Jonathan P Evans
    Centre for Evolutionary Biology, School of Animal Biology, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Evolution 61:2832-8. 2007
    ....
  44. ncbi Less inhibited with age? Larval age modifies responses to natural settlement inhibitors
    Paul E Gribben
    Centre for Marine Biofouling and Bio Innovation, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Biofouling 22:101-6. 2006
    ..Given that the age of settling larvae is likely to be variable in the field, such age specific variation in settlement response of larvae may have important consequences for host-epibiont interactions in natural communities...