Root Gorelick

Summary

Affiliation: Carleton University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Polyploidy is genetic hence may cause non-adaptive radiations, whereas pseudopolyploidy is genomic hence may cause adaptive non-radiations
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 320:286-94. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Species richness and the analytic geometry of latitudinal and altitudinal gradients
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1S 5B6
    Acta Biotheor 56:197-203. 2008
  3. pmc Multi-way multi-group segregation and diversity indices
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e10912. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Sex reduces genetic variation: a multidisciplinary review
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
    Evolution 65:1088-98. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Commentary: Do we have a consistent terminology for species diversity? The fallacy of true diversity
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology and School of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Oecologia 167:885-8; discussion 903-11. 2011

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Polyploidy is genetic hence may cause non-adaptive radiations, whereas pseudopolyploidy is genomic hence may cause adaptive non-radiations
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 320:286-94. 2013
    ..Thus, pseudopolyploidy may induce adaptive non-radiations. We encourage a renaissance of karyotyping to distinguish between these two mechanisms and a renaissance in genomic perspectives in evolution...
  2. doi request reprint Species richness and the analytic geometry of latitudinal and altitudinal gradients
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1S 5B6
    Acta Biotheor 56:197-203. 2008
    ..However, analytic geometry is not needed if precise measures of area are known...
  3. pmc Multi-way multi-group segregation and diversity indices
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e10912. 2010
    ..This can be further extended to other variables, such as disability, number of years of education, and former military service...
  4. doi request reprint Sex reduces genetic variation: a multidisciplinary review
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
    Evolution 65:1088-98. 2011
    ..The diverse reasons for sex reducing genetic variation (especially at the genome level) and slowing down evolution may provide a sufficient benefit to offset the famed costs of sex...
  5. doi request reprint Commentary: Do we have a consistent terminology for species diversity? The fallacy of true diversity
    Root Gorelick
    Department of Biology and School of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Oecologia 167:885-8; discussion 903-11. 2011
    ..Non-decomposable components of gamma diversity may quantify important intrinsic ecological properties, such as resilience or nestedness...