Daniel L Rabosky

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Likelihood methods for detecting temporal shifts in diversification rates
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 2701, USA
    Evolution 60:1152-64. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Explosive evolutionary radiations: decreasing speciation or increasing extinction through time?
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Evolution 62:1866-75. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Reinventing species selection with molecular phylogenies
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:68-74. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Molecular evidence for hybridization between two Australian desert skinks, Ctenotus leonhardii and Ctenotus quattuordecimlineatus (Scincidae: Squamata)
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 53:368-77. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Ecological limits and diversification rate: alternative paradigms to explain the variation in species richness among clades and regions
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:735-43. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Ecological limits on clade diversification in higher taxa
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 2701, USA
    Am Nat 173:662-74. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Diversity dynamics of marine planktonic diatoms across the Cenozoic
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Nature 457:183-6. 2009
  8. pmc Density-dependent diversification in North American wood warblers
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 275:2363-71. 2008
  9. pmc Exceptional among-lineage variation in diversification rates during the radiation of Australia's most diverse vertebrate clade
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 2701, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2915-23. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Overdispersion of body size in Australian desert lizard communities at local scales only: no evidence for the Narcissus effect
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Oecologia 154:561-70. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Likelihood methods for detecting temporal shifts in diversification rates
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 2701, USA
    Evolution 60:1152-64. 2006
    ..I illustrate use of the method by analyzing a published phylogeny for Australian agamid lizards...
  2. doi request reprint Explosive evolutionary radiations: decreasing speciation or increasing extinction through time?
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Evolution 62:1866-75. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Reinventing species selection with molecular phylogenies
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:68-74. 2010
    ..Explicit recognition of multi-level selection refocuses our attention on the mechanisms by which traits influence speciation and extinction rates...
  4. doi request reprint Molecular evidence for hybridization between two Australian desert skinks, Ctenotus leonhardii and Ctenotus quattuordecimlineatus (Scincidae: Squamata)
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 53:368-77. 2009
    ..Coalescent simulations indicate that this pattern is unlikely to have resulted from incomplete lineage sorting, implicating introgressive hybridization as the cause of this regional gene-tree discordance...
  5. doi request reprint Ecological limits and diversification rate: alternative paradigms to explain the variation in species richness among clades and regions
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:735-43. 2009
    ..Finally, I explore the implications of ecological limits for a variety of ecological and evolutionary questions that involve inferences about speciation and extinction rates from phylogenetic data...
  6. doi request reprint Ecological limits on clade diversification in higher taxa
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 2701, USA
    Am Nat 173:662-74. 2009
    ..Rather, ecological limits on clade growth, such as geographic area, appear to mediate temporal declines in diversification within higher taxa...
  7. doi request reprint Diversity dynamics of marine planktonic diatoms across the Cenozoic
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Nature 457:183-6. 2009
    ..Although the roles of abiotic and biotic drivers of diversification remain unclear, major features of oceanic diatom evolution are decoupled from both grassland expansion and competition among phytoplankton groups...
  8. pmc Density-dependent diversification in North American wood warblers
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 275:2363-71. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Exceptional among-lineage variation in diversification rates during the radiation of Australia's most diverse vertebrate clade
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 2701, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2915-23. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that the evolution of traits associated with climate tolerance may have had a role in shaping patterns of diversity in this group...
  10. ncbi request reprint Overdispersion of body size in Australian desert lizard communities at local scales only: no evidence for the Narcissus effect
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Oecologia 154:561-70. 2007
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Heritability of extinction rates links diversification patterns in molecular phylogenies and fossils
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Syst Biol 58:629-40. 2009
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  12. pmc Nine exceptional radiations plus high turnover explain species diversity in jawed vertebrates
    Michael E Alfaro
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:13410-4. 2009
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  13. pmc Equilibrium speciation dynamics in a model adaptive radiation of island lizards
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Laboratory of Ornithology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:22178-83. 2010
    ..These results are consistent with strong ecological controls on species richness and suggest that the iconic adaptive radiation of Caribbean anoles may have reached an endpoint...
  14. pmc Evidence for adaptive radiation from a phylogenetic study of plant defenses
    Anurag A Agrawal
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Corson Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853 2701, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:18067-72. 2009
    ..An interpretation of this result is that reduced investment in defensive traits accelerated diversification, and disproportionately so, early in the adaptive radiation of milkweeds...
  15. doi request reprint Extinction rates should not be estimated from molecular phylogenies
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Evolution 64:1816-24. 2010
    ..Given the ubiquity of variation in diversification rates among lineages and clades, these results suggest that extinction rates should not be estimated in the absence of fossil data...