Matthew R Robinson

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Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of environmental heterogeneity on genetic architecture in a wild population of Soay sheep
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Genetics 181:1639-48. 2009
  2. doi Partitioning of genetic variation across the genome using multimarker methods in a wild bird population
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Science, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK
    Mol Ecol 22:3963-80. 2013
  3. doi Quantifying multivariate plasticity: genetic variation in resource acquisition drives plasticity in resource allocation to components of life history
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Science, University of Sheffield, Alfred Denny Building, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK
    Ecol Lett 16:281-90. 2013
  4. doi Senescence and age-specific trade-offs between reproduction and survival in female Asian elephants
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Ecol Lett 15:260-6. 2012
  5. doi Environment-dependent selection on mate choice in a natural population of birds
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Science, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    Ecol Lett 15:611-8. 2012
  6. doi Genomic dissection of variation in clutch size and egg mass in a wild great tit (Parus major) population
    Anna W Santure
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK
    Mol Ecol 22:3949-62. 2013
  7. doi Environmental heterogeneity generates fluctuating selection on a secondary sexual trait
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 18:751-7. 2008
  8. ncbi Live fast, die young: trade-offs between fitness components and sexually antagonistic selection on weaponry in Soay sheep
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JT, United Kingdom
    Evolution 60:2168-81. 2006
  9. pmc Function of weaponry in females: the use of horns in intrasexual competition for resources in female Soay sheep
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JT, UK
    Biol Lett 3:651-4. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc The impact of environmental heterogeneity on genetic architecture in a wild population of Soay sheep
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Genetics 181:1639-48. 2009
    ..This study demonstrates that the genetic architecture of traits is not stable under temporally varying environments and highlights the fact that evolutionary processes may depend largely upon ecological conditions...
  2. doi Partitioning of genetic variation across the genome using multimarker methods in a wild bird population
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Science, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK
    Mol Ecol 22:3963-80. 2013
    ....
  3. doi Quantifying multivariate plasticity: genetic variation in resource acquisition drives plasticity in resource allocation to components of life history
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Science, University of Sheffield, Alfred Denny Building, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK
    Ecol Lett 16:281-90. 2013
    ..These results suggest that genotype-environment effects for resource acquisition can maintain variation in life-history components that are typically observed in the wild...
  4. doi Senescence and age-specific trade-offs between reproduction and survival in female Asian elephants
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Ecol Lett 15:260-6. 2012
    ....
  5. doi Environment-dependent selection on mate choice in a natural population of birds
    Matthew R Robinson
    Department of Animal and Plant Science, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    Ecol Lett 15:611-8. 2012
    ..Our results imply that sexual selection within a population can be highly variable and dependent upon the prevailing weather conditions experienced by individuals...
  6. doi Genomic dissection of variation in clutch size and egg mass in a wild great tit (Parus major) population
    Anna W Santure
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK
    Mol Ecol 22:3949-62. 2013
    ....
  7. doi Environmental heterogeneity generates fluctuating selection on a secondary sexual trait
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 18:751-7. 2008
    ..Such fluctuating selection may play an important role in preventing the erosion of genetic variance in secondary sexual traits...
  8. ncbi Live fast, die young: trade-offs between fitness components and sexually antagonistic selection on weaponry in Soay sheep
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JT, United Kingdom
    Evolution 60:2168-81. 2006
    ..Our results therefore suggest that trade-offs between different components of fitness and antagonistic selection between the sexes may maintain genetic variation for secondary sexual traits within a population...
  9. pmc Function of weaponry in females: the use of horns in intrasexual competition for resources in female Soay sheep
    Matthew R Robinson
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JT, UK
    Biol Lett 3:651-4. 2007
    ....