Goran Arnqvist

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Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Editorial rejects? Novelty, schnovelty!
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:448-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Comment on "Bateman in nature: predation on offspring reduces the potential for sexual selection"
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE75236 Uppsala, Sweden
    Science 340:549. 2013
  3. pmc The genetic architecture of fitness in a seed beetle: assessing the potential for indirect genetic benefits of female choice
    T Bilde
    Animal Ecology Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Uppsala SE 753 32, Sweden
    BMC Evol Biol 8:295. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Antagonistic coevolution between the sexes in a group of insects
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Nature 415:787-9. 2002
  5. pmc Sexual conflict and the gender load: correlated evolution between population fitness and sexual dimorphism in seed beetles
    Goran Arnqvist
    Evolutionary Biology Centre, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1345-52. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Host control over infection and proliferation of a cheater symbiont
    J L Sachs
    University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    J Evol Biol 23:1919-27. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Population differentiation in the swordtail characin (Corynopoma riisei ): a role for sensory drive?
    G Arnqvist
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Norbyv 18D, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Evol Biol 23:1907-18. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Genetic architecture of metabolic rate: environment specific epistasis between mitochondrial and nuclear genes in an insect
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Uppsala, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 64:3354-63. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Assortative mating by fitness and sexually antagonistic genetic variation
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Ecology and Genetics, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 65:2111-6. 2011
  10. pmc Sex-role reversed nuptial feeding reduces male kleptoparasitism of females in Zeus bugs (Heteroptera; Veliidae)
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Norbyv 18D, University of Uppsala, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Biol Lett 2:491-3. 2006

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Editorial rejects? Novelty, schnovelty!
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:448-9. 2013
    ..Here, I spotlight 'novelty' as a criterion and argue that it is a very problematic decisive factor at this stage of the editorial process. ..
  2. doi request reprint Comment on "Bateman in nature: predation on offspring reduces the potential for sexual selection"
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE75236 Uppsala, Sweden
    Science 340:549. 2013
    ..Here, I argue that this conclusion is incorrect. Their main finding is due to the fact that, unsurprisingly, juvenile mortality and juvenile survival are negatively related across years...
  3. pmc The genetic architecture of fitness in a seed beetle: assessing the potential for indirect genetic benefits of female choice
    T Bilde
    Animal Ecology Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Uppsala SE 753 32, Sweden
    BMC Evol Biol 8:295. 2008
    ..From reciprocal crosses of inbred lines, we assayed egg production, egg-to-adult survival, and lifetime offspring production of the outbred F1 daughters (F1 productivity)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Antagonistic coevolution between the sexes in a group of insects
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Nature 415:787-9. 2002
    ..Evolutionary change in the balance of armament between males and females, but not in the species-specific level of escalation, has resulted in evolutionary change in the outcome of sexually antagonistic interactions such as mating rate...
  5. pmc Sexual conflict and the gender load: correlated evolution between population fitness and sexual dimorphism in seed beetles
    Goran Arnqvist
    Evolutionary Biology Centre, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1345-52. 2010
    ..Loosening the genetic bind between the sexes has evidently allowed the sexes to approach their distinct adaptive peaks...
  6. doi request reprint Host control over infection and proliferation of a cheater symbiont
    J L Sachs
    University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    J Evol Biol 23:1919-27. 2010
    ..These results can explain how a rapidly growing cheater symbiont--that exhibits a massive fitness advantage in single infections--can be prevented from sweeping through a beneficial population of symbionts...
  7. doi request reprint Population differentiation in the swordtail characin (Corynopoma riisei ): a role for sensory drive?
    G Arnqvist
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Norbyv 18D, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Evol Biol 23:1907-18. 2010
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  8. doi request reprint Genetic architecture of metabolic rate: environment specific epistasis between mitochondrial and nuclear genes in an insect
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Uppsala, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 64:3354-63. 2010
    ..Second, our results suggest a mechanism that could contribute to the maintenance of nonneutral mtDNA polymorphism...
  9. doi request reprint Assortative mating by fitness and sexually antagonistic genetic variation
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Ecology and Genetics, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 65:2111-6. 2011
    ..The near-ubiquity of assortative mating in nature suggests that it may contribute to upholding standing sexually antagonistic genetic variation in fitness...
  10. pmc Sex-role reversed nuptial feeding reduces male kleptoparasitism of females in Zeus bugs (Heteroptera; Veliidae)
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Norbyv 18D, University of Uppsala, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Biol Lett 2:491-3. 2006
    ..We suggest that females have, at least in part, evolved this unique form of nuptial feeding as a counteradaptation to reduce the rate of kleptoparasitism by males...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sexual conflict and sexual selection: lost in the chase
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 58:1383-8; discussion 1389-93. 2004
    ..Further, while the empirical strategy advocated has indeed offered important insights in the past, it does not allow unambiguous discrimination between competing hypotheses...
  12. ncbi request reprint The evolution of infidelity in socially monogamous passerines: the strength of direct and indirect selection on extrapair copulation behavior in females
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Am Nat 165:S26-37. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Insect behaviour: reversal of sex roles in nuptial feeding
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Nature 424:387. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlated evolution of male and female morphologles in water striders
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 56:936-47. 2002
    ..Furthermore, our comparative analyses supports the prediction that correlated evolution of armament in the two sexes should be both rapid and bidirectional...
  15. pmc Sensory exploitation and sexual conflict
    Goran Arnqvist
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:375-86. 2006
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  16. pmc Intergenomic epistasis for fitness: within-population interactions between cytoplasmic and nuclear genes in Drosophila melanogaster
    Damian K Dowling
    Animal Ecology Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Genetics 175:235-44. 2007
    ..Sequencing of mtDNA (2752 bp) revealed polymorphism within the population, suggesting that the observed cytoplasmic genetic effects may be mitochondrial in origin...
  17. ncbi request reprint Temperature-specific outcomes of cytoplasmic-nuclear interactions on egg-to-adult development time in seed beetles
    Damian K Dowling
    Animal Ecology Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 61:194-201. 2007
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  18. doi request reprint Phenotypic engineering unveils the function of genital morphology
    Cosima Hotzy
    Evolutionary Biology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Curr Biol 22:2258-61. 2012
    ..Our results show that genital morphology affects male competitive fertilization success and imply that sexual selection on genital morphology may be mediated in part through seminal fluid...
  19. doi request reprint Sperm competition favors harmful males in seed beetles
    Cosima Hotzy
    Evolutionary Biology Centre, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Curr Biol 19:404-7. 2009
    ..However, our results suggest that harm to females is a pleiotropic by-product, such that genital spines in males elevate success in sperm competition by means other than by causing harm...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sexual selection affects lifespan and aging in the seed beetle
    Alexei A Maklakov
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Aging Cell 6:739-44. 2007
    ..We discuss these findings in light of other data from this model system and suggest that system-specific idiosyncrasies may often modulate the general effects of male-female coevolution on the evolution of aging...
  21. pmc Ageing and the evolution of female resistance to remating in seed beetles
    Alexei A Maklakov
    Animal Ecology Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Biol Lett 2:62-4. 2006
    ..Our findings not only demonstrate that female resistance to remating can evolve rapidly, but also that such evolution is in accordance with the genetic interests of females...
  22. ncbi request reprint Postmating sexual selection favors males that sire offspring with low fitness
    Trine Bilde
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Science 324:1705-6. 2009
    ..Such genetic variation renders indirect genetic benefits an unlikely driver of the evolution of polyandry...
  23. ncbi request reprint Rapid adaptation to a novel host in a seed beetle (Callosobruchus maculatus): the role of sexual selection
    Claudia Fricke
    Evolutionary Biology Centre, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 61:440-54. 2007
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  24. pmc Adaptive male effects on female ageing in seed beetles
    Alexei A Maklakov
    Uppsala University Animal Ecology Department of Ecology and Evolution Norbyvägen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 272:2485-9. 2005
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  25. ncbi request reprint Within-population variation in cytoplasmic genes affects female life span and aging in Drosophila melanogaster
    Alexei A Maklakov
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 60:2081-6. 2006
    ..We found significant cytoplasmic effects on all three variables. This provides evidence that genetic variation in cytoplasmic genes, presumably mtDNA, contributes to variation in female mortality and aging...
  26. pmc Coevolution between harmful male genitalia and female resistance in seed beetles
    Johanna Rönn
    Evolutionary Biology Centre, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Animal Ecology, University of Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:10921-5. 2007
    ..Our results unveil a coevolutionary arms race between the sexes and are consistent with a proposed link between sexual conflict, species' viability, and the risk of extinction...
  27. pmc Costly traumatic insemination and a female counter-adaptation in bed bugs
    Edward H Morrow
    Uppsala University, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Department of Animal Ecology, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 270:2377-81. 2003
    ..We therefore demonstrate that the spermalege efficiently reduces the direct costs of piercing trauma to females, and hence provide experimental evidence for a female counter-adaptation to a sexually antagonistic male trait...
  28. ncbi request reprint No apparent indirect genetic benefits to female red flour beetles preferring males with intense copulatory courtship
    Martin Edvardsson
    Animal Ecology Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Genet 36:775-82. 2006
    ..Therefore, we failed to document any indirect genetic benefits to choosy females through viability of their offspring or attractiveness of their sons...
  29. ncbi request reprint Testing for direct and indirect effects of mate choice by manipulating female choosiness
    Alexei A Maklakov
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Curr Biol 19:1903-6. 2009
    ..We suggest that phenotypic engineering of female choice traits can greatly advance our ability to elucidate the relative importance of direct and indirect selection for the maintenance of female choice...
  30. doi request reprint Diversification of a food-mimicking male ornament via sensory drive
    Niclas Kolm
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, 75236 Uppsala, Sweden
    Curr Biol 22:1440-3. 2012
    ..This direct link between variation in female feeding ecology and the evolutionary diversification of male sexual ornaments suggests that sensory drive may be a common engine of signal divergence...
  31. pmc Male mating costs in a polygynous mosquito with ornaments expressed in both sexes
    Sandra H South
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 276:3671-8. 2009
    ..We discuss the implications of these results in the context of current mutual mate choice theory and suggest that courtship costs may be an unappreciated key factor in the evolution of male mate choice...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intralocus sexual conflict and environmental stress
    David Berger
    Animal Ecology at Department of Ecology and Genetics, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 75236, Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 68:2184-96. 2014
    ..We discuss implications for adaptive evolution in sexually reproducing populations. ..
  33. pmc Sperm variation within a single ejaculate affects offspring development in Atlantic salmon
    Simone Immler
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, Uppsala 752 36, Sweden
    Biol Lett 10:20131040. 2014
    ..Whether these effects have a genetic or epigenetic basis needs to be further evaluated. However, our results provide experimental evidence for transgenerational effects of individual sperm function. ..
  34. doi request reprint Female preference for male courtship effort can drive the evolution of male mate choice
    Sandra H South
    Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 66:3722-35. 2012
    ..Our results thus stress that a thorough understanding of the response of females to male courtship is a critical component to understanding male preference evolution in polygynous species...
  35. doi request reprint Sexual selection and the evolution of genital shape and complexity in water striders
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Evolution 66:40-54. 2012
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