- Rapid sympatric ecological differentiation of crater lake cichlid fishes within historic timesKathryn R Elmer
Lehrstuhl fur Zoologie und Evolutionsbiologie, Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, Universitatstrasse 10, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
BMC Biol 8:60. 2010..Here we test the associated ecological, morphological and genetic diversification of these two morphs and their potential to represent incipient speciation...
- Cryptic diversity and deep divergence in an upper Amazonian leaflitter frog, Eleutherodactylus ockendeniKathryn R Elmer
Department of Biology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, Canada
BMC Evol Biol 7:247. 2007..Our extensive phylogeographic survey thus assesses the spatial distribution of E. ockendeni genetic diversity across eastern Ecuador...
- Early Miocene origin and cryptic diversification of South American salamandersKathryn R Elmer
Department of Biology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
BMC Evol Biol 13:59. 2013..We also estimated time of colonization of South America to test whether it is consistent with arrival via the Panamanian Isthmus, or land bridge connection, at its traditionally assumed age of 3 million years...