Joseph Travis

Summary

Affiliation: Florida State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is it what we know or who we know? Choice of organism and robustness of inference in ecology and evolutionary biology: (American Society of Naturalists Presidential Address)
    Joseph Travis
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4340, USA
    Am Nat 167:303-14. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Do density-driven mating system differences explain reproductive incompatibilities between populations of a placental fish?
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1100, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:4140-51. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Do embryos influence maternal investment? Evaluating maternal-fetal coadaptation and the potential for parent-offspring conflict in a placental fish
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Evolution 63:2805-15. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating predation pressure on green treefrog larvae across a habitat gradient
    Margaret S Gunzburger
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1100, USA
    Oecologia 140:422-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetics, lighting environment, and heritable responses to lighting environment affect male color morph expression in bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4340, USA
    Evolution 58:1086-98. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Testing the viviparity-driven-conflict hypothesis: parent-offspring conflict and the evolution of reproductive isolation in a poeciliid fish
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Am Nat 172:806-17. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Temporally dissociated, trait-specific modifications underlie phenotypic polyphenism in Spea multiplicata tadpoles, which suggests modularity
    Brian L Storz
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:715-26. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Adaptive maternal adjustments of offspring size in response to conspecific density in two populations of the least killifish, Heterandria formosa
    Jeff Leips
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Evolution 63:1341-7. 2009
  9. pmc Frequency-dependent numerical dynamics in mosquitofish
    Lisa Horth
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4340, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:2239-47. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Variation in predation pressure as a mechanism underlying differences in numerical abundance between populations of the poeciliid fish Heterandria formosa
    Jean M L Richardson
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4340, USA
    Oecologia 147:596-605. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Is it what we know or who we know? Choice of organism and robustness of inference in ecology and evolutionary biology: (American Society of Naturalists Presidential Address)
    Joseph Travis
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4340, USA
    Am Nat 167:303-14. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Do density-driven mating system differences explain reproductive incompatibilities between populations of a placental fish?
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1100, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:4140-51. 2011
    ..Alternatively, the asymmetric reproductive isolation seen in previous studies might reflect the disruption of maternal-foetal coadaptation...
  3. doi request reprint Do embryos influence maternal investment? Evaluating maternal-fetal coadaptation and the potential for parent-offspring conflict in a placental fish
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Evolution 63:2805-15. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating predation pressure on green treefrog larvae across a habitat gradient
    Margaret S Gunzburger
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1100, USA
    Oecologia 140:422-9. 2004
    ..It also confirms that discussions about an increasing gradient of predation pressure from temporary to permanent aquatic habitats should be restricted to individual prey species for which such a gradient has been demonstrated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetics, lighting environment, and heritable responses to lighting environment affect male color morph expression in bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4340, USA
    Evolution 58:1086-98. 2004
    ..e. heritable plasticity). These results show that a relatively simple, environmentally dependent, epistatic interaction can produce a large amount of variation in male color patterns that presumably function in sexual selection...
  6. doi request reprint Testing the viviparity-driven-conflict hypothesis: parent-offspring conflict and the evolution of reproductive isolation in a poeciliid fish
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Am Nat 172:806-17. 2008
    ..We discuss these results in light of models for intra- and intergenomic epistasis and the rapid origin of asymmetric reproductive isolation in viviparous taxa...
  7. ncbi request reprint Temporally dissociated, trait-specific modifications underlie phenotypic polyphenism in Spea multiplicata tadpoles, which suggests modularity
    Brian L Storz
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:715-26. 2007
    ..The developmental control of these suites is the subject of further investigation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adaptive maternal adjustments of offspring size in response to conspecific density in two populations of the least killifish, Heterandria formosa
    Jeff Leips
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Evolution 63:1341-7. 2009
    ..Unexpectedly, we found similar patterns of plasticity in response to density for females from both populations, suggesting that this response is evolutionarily conserved in this species...
  9. pmc Frequency-dependent numerical dynamics in mosquitofish
    Lisa Horth
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4340, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:2239-47. 2002
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Variation in predation pressure as a mechanism underlying differences in numerical abundance between populations of the poeciliid fish Heterandria formosa
    Jean M L Richardson
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4340, USA
    Oecologia 147:596-605. 2006
    ..Our results are consistent with the hypothesis that the observed differences among natural populations in numerical abundance and dynamics are caused in part by the differences in habitat complexity and the predator community...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sensory bias as an explanation for the evolution of mate preferences
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Am Nat 166:437-46. 2005
    ..We suggest that the importance of sensory bias as an explanation for the evolution of female preferences remains to be determined...
  12. ncbi request reprint A low genomic number of recessive lethals in natural populations of bluefin killifish and zebrafish
    Amy R McCune
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Science 296:2398-401. 2002
    ..These results, together with data on several Drosophila species and on Xenopus laevis, show that phylogenetically distant animals with different genome sizes and numbers of genes carry similar numbers of lethal mutations...
  13. pmc Persistence of Mhc heterozygosity in homozygous clonal killifish, Rivulus marmoratus: implications for the origin of hermaphroditism
    Akie Sato
    Max Planck Institut fur Biologie, Abteilung Immungenetik, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Genetics 162:1791-803. 2002
    ..A model is proposed in which hermaphroditism arose stage-wise by mutations, each of which spread through the entire population and was fixed independently in the emerging clones...