A Richard Palmer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Developmental plasticity and the origin of novel forms: unveiling cryptic genetic variation via "use and disuse"
    A Richard Palmer
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 318:466-79. 2012
  2. pmc From symmetry to asymmetry: phylogenetic patterns of asymmetry variation in animals and their evolutionary significance
    A R Palmer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93:14279-86. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Chimpanzee right-handedness reconsidered: Evaluating the evidence with funnel plots
    A Richard Palmer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Am J Phys Anthropol 118:191-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Symmetry breaking and the evolution of development
    A Richard Palmer
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E9, Canada
    Science 306:828-33. 2004
  5. pmc Scale-eating cichlids: from hand(ed) to mouth
    A Richard Palmer
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G2E9, Canada
    J Biol 9:11. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Reproduction: widespread cloning in echinoderm larvae
    Alexandra A Eaves
    Physiology and Cell Biology Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Nature 425:146. 2003
  7. pmc Precisely proportioned: intertidal barnacles alter penis form to suit coastal wave action
    Christopher J Neufeld
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2E9
    Proc Biol Sci 275:1081-7. 2008
  8. pmc Something Darwin didn't know about barnacles: spermcast mating in a common stalked species
    Marjan Barazandeh
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20122919. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Morphological phylogeny of alpheid shrimps: parallel preadaptation and the origin of a key morphological innovation, the snapping claw
    Arthur Anker
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Evolution 60:2507-28. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Left-right patterning from the inside out: widespread evidence for intracellular control
    Michael Levin
    Forsyth Center for Regenerative and Developmental Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bioessays 29:271-87. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Developmental plasticity and the origin of novel forms: unveiling cryptic genetic variation via "use and disuse"
    A Richard Palmer
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 318:466-79. 2012
    ..Evidence from several sources suggests that handed behaviors played an important role both in the origin of novel forms (asymmetries) and in their subsequent evolution...
  2. pmc From symmetry to asymmetry: phylogenetic patterns of asymmetry variation in animals and their evolutionary significance
    A R Palmer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93:14279-86. 1996
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Chimpanzee right-handedness reconsidered: Evaluating the evidence with funnel plots
    A Richard Palmer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Am J Phys Anthropol 118:191-9. 2002
    ..Funnel plots, and the more refined statistical tests they suggest, confirm that the current evidence for population-level right-handedness in chimpanzees remains equivocal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Symmetry breaking and the evolution of development
    A Richard Palmer
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E9, Canada
    Science 306:828-33. 2004
    ..Finally, declining frequencies of spontaneous asymmetry reversal throughout vertebrate evolution suggest that heart development has become more canalized...
  5. pmc Scale-eating cichlids: from hand(ed) to mouth
    A Richard Palmer
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G2E9, Canada
    J Biol 9:11. 2010
    ..They also suggest a fascinating new line of research testing the effects of handed behavior on morphological asymmetry...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reproduction: widespread cloning in echinoderm larvae
    Alexandra A Eaves
    Physiology and Cell Biology Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Nature 425:146. 2003
    ..Larval cloning may therefore be an ancient ability of echinoderms and possibly of deutero-stomes - the group that includes echinoderms, acorn worms, sea squirts and vertebrates...
  7. pmc Precisely proportioned: intertidal barnacles alter penis form to suit coastal wave action
    Christopher J Neufeld
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2E9
    Proc Biol Sci 275:1081-7. 2008
    ..This dramatic plasticity in genital form is a valuable reminder that factors other than the usual drivers of genital diversification--female choice, sexual conflict and male-male competition--can influence genital form...
  8. pmc Something Darwin didn't know about barnacles: spermcast mating in a common stalked species
    Marjan Barazandeh
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20122919. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Morphological phylogeny of alpheid shrimps: parallel preadaptation and the origin of a key morphological innovation, the snapping claw
    Arthur Anker
    Systematics and Evolution Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Evolution 60:2507-28. 2006
    ..Thus one key innovation (orbital hoods) may have facilitated evolution of a second (snapping claws)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Left-right patterning from the inside out: widespread evidence for intracellular control
    Michael Levin
    Forsyth Center for Regenerative and Developmental Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bioessays 29:271-87. 2007
    ..Late-developing asymmetries pose a challenge to the intracellular model, but early mid-plane determination in many groups increases its plausibility. Multiple experimental tests are possible...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is the ID debate proof of an intelligent deceiver?
    A Richard Palmer
    Nature 438:422. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Selection for asymmetry
    A Richard Palmer
    Science 306:812-3; author reply 812-3. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary biology: caught right-handed
    A Richard Palmer
    Nature 444:689-92. 2006