E Postma

Summary

Affiliation: Netherlands Institute of Ecology
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gene flow maintains a large genetic difference in clutch size at a small spatial scale
    Erik Postma
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, PO Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, The Netherlands
    Nature 433:65-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Implications of the difference between true and predicted breeding values for the study of natural selection and micro-evolution
    E Postma
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, Heteren, The Netherlands
    J Evol Biol 19:309-20. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Strong artificial selection in the wild results in predicted small evolutionary change
    E Postma
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, Heteren, The Netherlands
    J Evol Biol 20:1823-32. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Selection on heritable phenotypic plasticity in a wild bird population
    Daniel H Nussey
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Post Office Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, Netherlands
    Science 310:304-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Why breeding time has not responded to selection for earlier breeding in a songbird population
    Phillip Gienapp
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, P O Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, The Netherlands
    Evolution 60:2381-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary genetics: evolution of mate choice in the wild
    Erik Postma
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Nature 444:E16; discussion E16-7. 2006
  7. pmc Inflated impact factors? The true impact of evolutionary papers in non-evolutionary journals
    Erik Postma
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 2:e999. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Gene flow maintains a large genetic difference in clutch size at a small spatial scale
    Erik Postma
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, PO Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, The Netherlands
    Nature 433:65-8. 2005
    ..Our findings illustrate the large effect of immigration on the evolution of local adaptations and on genetic population structure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implications of the difference between true and predicted breeding values for the study of natural selection and micro-evolution
    E Postma
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, Heteren, The Netherlands
    J Evol Biol 19:309-20. 2006
    ..I subsequently present guidelines I believe to be essential in the formulation of the questions addressed in studies using PBVs, and I discuss possibilities for future research...
  3. ncbi request reprint Strong artificial selection in the wild results in predicted small evolutionary change
    E Postma
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, Heteren, The Netherlands
    J Evol Biol 20:1823-32. 2007
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  4. ncbi request reprint Selection on heritable phenotypic plasticity in a wild bird population
    Daniel H Nussey
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Post Office Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, Netherlands
    Science 310:304-6. 2005
    ..This temporal trend is concurrent with climate change causing a mismatch between the breeding times of the birds and their caterpillar prey. Continued selection on plasticity can act to alleviate this mismatch...
  5. ncbi request reprint Why breeding time has not responded to selection for earlier breeding in a songbird population
    Phillip Gienapp
    Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, P O Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, The Netherlands
    Evolution 60:2381-8. 2006
    ..Consequently, breeding time should respond to selection but the expected response to selection was too small to be detected...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary genetics: evolution of mate choice in the wild
    Erik Postma
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Nature 444:E16; discussion E16-7. 2006
    ..Their study is therefore unable to resolve the question of how female preference for large forehead patches has evolved...
  7. pmc Inflated impact factors? The true impact of evolutionary papers in non-evolutionary journals
    Erik Postma
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 2:e999. 2007
    ....