David W Winkler

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reproductive effort reduces long-term immune function in breeding tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor)
    Daniel R Ardia
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 2701, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:1679-83. 2003
  2. pmc Immunosenescence in some but not all immune components in a free-living vertebrate, the tree swallow
    Maria G Palacios
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:951-7. 2007
  3. pmc Temperature effects on food supply and chick mortality in tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor)
    David W Winkler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Vertebrates, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, USA
    Oecologia 173:129-38. 2013
  4. pmc Predicting the effects of climate change on avian life-history traits
    David W Winkler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Corson Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:13595-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Spatiotemporal exploratory models for broad-scale survey data
    Daniel Fink
    Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:2131-47. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Phylogeny of the genus Hirundo and the Barn Swallow subspecies complex
    Roi Dor
    Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:409-18. 2010
  7. pmc Laterality and flight: concurrent tests of side-bias and optimality in flying tree swallows
    James T Mandel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1748. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Ecology. A matter of timing
    Bruce E Lyon
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Science 321:1051-2. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Telomerase activity is maintained throughout the lifespan of long-lived birds
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Biology, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH 43022, USA
    Exp Gerontol 42:610-8. 2007
  10. pmc Longer telomeres associated with higher survival in birds
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, 339 Science II, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Biol Lett 1:212-4. 2005

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Publications14

  1. pmc Reproductive effort reduces long-term immune function in breeding tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor)
    Daniel R Ardia
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 2701, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:1679-83. 2003
    ..We also found that individual quality, measured by clutch initiation date, mediated the effects of brood manipulations, with higher-quality birds showing a greater ability to deal with increases in effort...
  2. pmc Immunosenescence in some but not all immune components in a free-living vertebrate, the tree swallow
    Maria G Palacios
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:951-7. 2007
    ..Future research should focus on the ecological implications of immunosenescence and the potential causes of variation in patterns among species...
  3. pmc Temperature effects on food supply and chick mortality in tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor)
    David W Winkler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Vertebrates, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, USA
    Oecologia 173:129-38. 2013
    ..Regardless, all analyses reveal that, in an age of generally warmer climates, the largest effect of weather on swallow fledgling production is from cold temperatures. ..
  4. pmc Predicting the effects of climate change on avian life-history traits
    David W Winkler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Corson Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:13595-9. 2002
    ..Predicting the long-term effects of constraints and interpreting changes in life-history traits require a better understanding of both adaptive and demographic effects of climate change...
  5. ncbi request reprint Spatiotemporal exploratory models for broad-scale survey data
    Daniel Fink
    Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:2131-47. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Phylogeny of the genus Hirundo and the Barn Swallow subspecies complex
    Roi Dor
    Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:409-18. 2010
    ..In the other clade, European and East-Mediterranean subspecies are intermixed and both show some divergence from the Egyptian subspecies...
  7. pmc Laterality and flight: concurrent tests of side-bias and optimality in flying tree swallows
    James T Mandel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1748. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Ecology. A matter of timing
    Bruce E Lyon
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Science 321:1051-2. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Telomerase activity is maintained throughout the lifespan of long-lived birds
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Biology, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH 43022, USA
    Exp Gerontol 42:610-8. 2007
    ..This highlights the need for more comparative analyses of telomerase, lifespan and the incidence of tumor formation...
  10. pmc Longer telomeres associated with higher survival in birds
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, 339 Science II, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Biol Lett 1:212-4. 2005
    ..The survival advantage in the long telomere group continues for at least three breeding seasons. It will be important to identify mechanisms that link telomere length with survival early in life...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cell-mediated immunosenescence in birds
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Oecologia 145:270-5. 2005
    ..This link between declining immune function and survival may reflect differences in resource partitioning between species, and suggests that selection may act on investment in immune function to influence maximum life span...
  12. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny of swallows (Aves: Hirundinidae) estimated from nuclear and mitochondrial DNA sequences
    Frederick H Sheldon
    Museum of Natural Science, 119 Foster Hall, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 35:254-70. 2005
    ..The final group of hirundinines, the basal relicts, consists of a sister pair, the Australian Cheramoeca and African Pseudhirundo. The African saw-wings (Psalidoprocne) are their likely sister group...
  13. ncbi request reprint Telomerase expression is differentially regulated in birds of differing life span
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:186-90. 2004
    ..In zebra finches, the age-related change in telomerase activity varied in different tissues. Telomerase activity increased late in life in skeletal muscle, liver, and gonad, but not in blood or bone marrow...
  14. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny of the tree swallow genus, Tachycineta (Aves: Hirundinidae), by Bayesian analysis of mitochondrial DNA sequences
    Linda A Whittingham
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 22:430-41. 2002
    ..We compared Bayesian and maximum-likelihood bootstrap branch support and found that all branches with Bayesian probabilities > or = 95% received bootstrap support >70%...