Devin D Bloom
Bloom D, Unmack P, Gosztonyi A, Piller K, Lovejoy N. It's a family matter: molecular phylogenetics of Atheriniformes and the polyphyly of the surf silversides (family: Notocheiridae). Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2012;62:1025-30 pubmed publisher
..These data suggest that the unique morphology of Notocheirus and Iso is a result of adaptive convergent evolution to the high-energy surf habitat where these species live...
Bloom D, Weir J, Piller K, Lovejoy N. Do freshwater fishes diversify faster than marine fishes? A test using state-dependent diversification analyses and molecular phylogenetics of new world silversides (atherinopsidae). Evolution. 2013;67:2040-57 pubmed publisher
..All sequence data are currently being archived on Genbank and phylogenetic trees archived on Treebase. ..