Jacob A Russell

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Horizontal transfer of bacterial symbionts: heritability and fitness effects in a novel aphid host
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology Labs, Harvard University, 26 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7987-94. 2005
  2. pmc Costs and benefits of symbiont infection in aphids: variation among symbionts and across temperatures
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:603-10. 2006
  3. pmc Bacterial gut symbionts are tightly linked with the evolution of herbivory in ants
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:21236-41. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Highly similar microbial communities are shared among related and trophically similar ant species
    Kirk E Anderson
    Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mol Ecol 21:2282-96. 2012
  5. pmc Evolutionary relationships of three new species of Enterobacteriaceae living as symbionts of aphids and other insects
    Nancy A Moran
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Biological Sciences West 310, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:3302-10. 2005
  6. pmc Facultative bacterial symbionts in aphids confer resistance to parasitic wasps
    Kerry M Oliver
    Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:1803-7. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Specialization and geographic isolation among Wolbachia symbionts from ants and lycaenid butterflies
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Evolution 63:624-40. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Insight into the routes of Wolbachia invasion: high levels of horizontal transfer in the spider genus Agelenopsis revealed by Wolbachia strain and mitochondrial DNA diversity
    Laura Baldo
    Department of Biology, University of California, 900 University Avenue, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:557-69. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Horizontal transfer of bacterial symbionts: heritability and fitness effects in a novel aphid host
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology Labs, Harvard University, 26 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7987-94. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc Costs and benefits of symbiont infection in aphids: variation among symbionts and across temperatures
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:603-10. 2006
    ..insecticola under these same conditions. These findings reveal a role for heritable symbionts in the adaptation of aphids to their abiotic environments and add to an expanding body of knowledge on the adaptive significance of symbiosis...
  3. pmc Bacterial gut symbionts are tightly linked with the evolution of herbivory in ants
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:21236-41. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Highly similar microbial communities are shared among related and trophically similar ant species
    Kirk E Anderson
    Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mol Ecol 21:2282-96. 2012
    ..These trends hint at coevolved histories between ants and microbes, suggesting new possibilities for roles of bacteria in the evolution of both herbivores and carnivores from the ant family Formicidae...
  5. pmc Evolutionary relationships of three new species of Enterobacteriaceae living as symbionts of aphids and other insects
    Nancy A Moran
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Biological Sciences West 310, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:3302-10. 2005
    ..The other two symbionts, here designated "Candidatus Hamiltonella defensa" and "Candidatus Regiella insecticola," are sister groups to one another and together show a relationship to species of Photorhabdus...
  6. pmc Facultative bacterial symbionts in aphids confer resistance to parasitic wasps
    Kerry M Oliver
    Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:1803-7. 2003
    ..This strong interaction between a symbiotic bacterium and a host natural enemy provides a mechanism for the persistence and spread of symbiotic bacteria...
  7. doi request reprint Specialization and geographic isolation among Wolbachia symbionts from ants and lycaenid butterflies
    Jacob A Russell
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Evolution 63:624-40. 2009
    ..We, therefore, conclude that both geographic and phylogenetic barriers have promoted evolutionary divergence among these influential symbionts...
  8. doi request reprint Insight into the routes of Wolbachia invasion: high levels of horizontal transfer in the spider genus Agelenopsis revealed by Wolbachia strain and mitochondrial DNA diversity
    Laura Baldo
    Department of Biology, University of California, 900 University Avenue, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:557-69. 2008
    ....