D C Adams

Summary

Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A generalized k statistic for estimating phylogenetic signal from shape and other high-dimensional multivariate data
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, and Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, Ames IA, 50011, USA
    Syst Biol 63:685-97. 2014
  2. pmc Assessing trait covariation and morphological integration on phylogenies using evolutionary covariance matrices
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e94335. 2014
  3. pmc Wing shape allometry and aerodynamics in calopterygid damselflies: a comparative approach
    David Outomuro
    Population and Conservation Biology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Evol Biol 13:118. 2013
  4. pmc Ontogenetic convergence and evolution of foot morphology in European cave salamanders (Family: Plethodontidae)
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, 50011, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:216. 2010
  5. pmc Parallel evolution of character displacement driven by competitive selection in terrestrial salamanders
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:72. 2010
  6. pmc Are rates of species diversification correlated with rates of morphological evolution?
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2729-38. 2009
  7. doi request reprint A general framework for the analysis of phenotypic trajectories in evolutionary studies
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Evolution 63:1143-54. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Phylogenetic meta-analysis
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology and Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, AMES IOWA, 50011, USA
    Evolution 62:567-72. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Amphibians do not follow Bergmann's rule
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Evolution 62:413-20. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Organization of Plethodon salamander communities: guild-based community assembly
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Ecology 88:1292-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint A generalized k statistic for estimating phylogenetic signal from shape and other high-dimensional multivariate data
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, and Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, Ames IA, 50011, USA
    Syst Biol 63:685-97. 2014
    ..Geometric morphometrics; macroevolution; morphological evolution; phylogenetic comparative method.]. ..
  2. pmc Assessing trait covariation and morphological integration on phylogenies using evolutionary covariance matrices
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e94335. 2014
    ..Finally, computer code written in R for implementing the procedure is provided. ..
  3. pmc Wing shape allometry and aerodynamics in calopterygid damselflies: a comparative approach
    David Outomuro
    Population and Conservation Biology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Evol Biol 13:118. 2013
    ..Lower values of the RSM result in less energetically demanding flight and wider ranges of flight speed. We also re-analyzed previously published data on other damselflies and dragonflies...
  4. pmc Ontogenetic convergence and evolution of foot morphology in European cave salamanders (Family: Plethodontidae)
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, 50011, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:216. 2010
    ..For many traits, the relative importance of selective and developmental components remains understudied...
  5. pmc Parallel evolution of character displacement driven by competitive selection in terrestrial salamanders
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:72. 2010
    ..Despite the importance of character displacement for inferring the role of selection in morphological evolution however, replicated instances of sympatric morphological divergence are understudied...
  6. pmc Are rates of species diversification correlated with rates of morphological evolution?
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2729-38. 2009
    ..Finally, we find a strong relationship between rates of size and shape evolution, which has not been previously tested...
  7. doi request reprint A general framework for the analysis of phenotypic trajectories in evolutionary studies
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Evolution 63:1143-54. 2009
    ..We illustrate the approach by examining the phenotypic evolution of several fossil lineages of Globorotalia...
  8. doi request reprint Phylogenetic meta-analysis
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology and Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, AMES IOWA, 50011, USA
    Evolution 62:567-72. 2008
    ..Therefore, this procedure provides a general statistical template for meta-analytic techniques that can account for attributes that generate nonindependence among studies. Implications of the phylogenetic meta-analysis are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Amphibians do not follow Bergmann's rule
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Evolution 62:413-20. 2008
    ..Thus, evolutionary explanations of Bergmann's clines in other tetrapods need not account for unique life-history attributes of amphibians...
  10. ncbi request reprint Organization of Plethodon salamander communities: guild-based community assembly
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Ecology 88:1292-9. 2007
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  11. pmc Ecological character displacement in Plethodon: biomechanical differences found from a geometric morphometric study
    D C Adams
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5245, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:4106-11. 2000
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  12. ncbi request reprint Analysis of character divergence along environmental gradients and other covariates
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Evolution 61:510-5. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Location-specific sympatric morphological divergence as a possible response to species interactions in West Virginia Plethodon salamander communities
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Anim Ecol 76:289-95. 2007
    ..cinereus to vary across replicate sympatric locations, resulting in distinct evolutionary trajectories of morphological change...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quantifying biomechanical motion using Procrustes motion analysis
    Dean C Adams
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 2274, USA
    J Biomech 40:437-44. 2007
    ..Using simulated and digitized data representing cyclical, repeated and goal-directed motions, we show that PMA correctly identifies distinct motion tasks in these data sets...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pattern does not equal process: exactly when is sex environmentally determined?
    Nicole Valenzuela
    Program in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Department of Zoology and Genetics, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 3223, USA
    Am Nat 161:676-83. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Quantitative genetics of plastron shape in slider turtles (Trachemys scripta)
    Erin M Myers
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Evolution 60:563-72. 2006
    ..We conclude that the univariate approach for assessing quantitative genetic parameters from geometric morphometric data has limited utility, because it is unable to accurately describe how shape is evolving...
  17. ncbi request reprint Analysis of two-state multivariate phenotypic change in ecological studies
    Michael L Collyer
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Ecology 88:683-92. 2007
    ..Finally, we consider how our method may be extended to more complex data...
  18. ncbi request reprint Decoupling morphological development from growth in periodically cooled zebra finch embryos
    Christopher R Olson
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    J Morphol 269:875-83. 2008
    ..This suggests that the growth of phenotypic traits such as the length of long bones and the skull are less affected by temperature than is growth of other soft tissues such as muscle and organs that contribute to body mass...
  19. doi request reprint Ecological radiation with limited morphological diversification in salamanders
    Thomas Blankers
    Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Evol Biol 25:634-46. 2012
    ..The results also offer a striking contrast to lizards, which typically show close relationships between morphology and microhabitat...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evolution of adaptation through allometric shifts in a marine snail
    Johan Hollander
    Department of Marine Ecology, Goteborg University, Tjärnö Marine Biological Laboratory, S 452 96 Strimstad, Sweden
    Evolution 60:2490-7. 2006
    ..These differing selection regimes result in ontogenetic shifts in allometry in three of the four groups examined...
  21. ncbi request reprint DRUIDS--detection of regions with unexpected internal deviation from stationarity
    Olivier Fedrigo
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 304:119-28. 2005
    ..The protocol has been implemented in the software package DRUIDS (Detecting Regions of Unexpected Internal Deviation from Stationarity), available from the first author upon request...