Prosanta Chakrabarty

Summary

Affiliation: Louisiana State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The first record of a trans-oceanic sister-group relationship between obligate vertebrate troglobites
    Prosanta Chakrabarty
    Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Museum of Natural Science, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e44083. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Evolution of the light organ system in ponyfishes (Teleostei: Leiognathidae)
    Prosanta Chakrabarty
    Ichthyology Section, Museum of Natural Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    J Morphol 272:704-21. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Is sexual selection driving diversification of the bioluminescent ponyfishes (Teleostei: Leiognathidae)?
    Prosanta Chakrabarty
    Museum of Natural Science Ichthyology Section, Louisiana State University, 119 Foster Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:2818-34. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Checklist of the inland fishes of El Salvador
    Caleb D McMahan
    LSU Museum of Natural Science Ichthyology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, 119 Foster Hall, Baton Rouge LA 70803 USA Email
    Zootaxa 3608:440-56. 2013
  5. pmc Temporal patterns of diversification across global cichlid biodiversity (Acanthomorpha: Cichlidae)
    Caleb D McMahan
    LSU Museum of Natural Science Ichthyology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e71162. 2013

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc The first record of a trans-oceanic sister-group relationship between obligate vertebrate troglobites
    Prosanta Chakrabarty
    Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Museum of Natural Science, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e44083. 2012
    ..Trans-oceanic sister-group relationships are otherwise unknown between blind, cave-adapted vertebrates and our results provide an extraordinary case of Gondwanan vicariance...
  2. doi request reprint Evolution of the light organ system in ponyfishes (Teleostei: Leiognathidae)
    Prosanta Chakrabarty
    Ichthyology Section, Museum of Natural Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    J Morphol 272:704-21. 2011
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging technology was applied to examine the unique internal LOs of ponyfishes in situ, which provides a new metric (LO index) for comparison of LO structure across lineages...
  3. doi request reprint Is sexual selection driving diversification of the bioluminescent ponyfishes (Teleostei: Leiognathidae)?
    Prosanta Chakrabarty
    Museum of Natural Science Ichthyology Section, Louisiana State University, 119 Foster Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:2818-34. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Checklist of the inland fishes of El Salvador
    Caleb D McMahan
    LSU Museum of Natural Science Ichthyology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, 119 Foster Hall, Baton Rouge LA 70803 USA Email
    Zootaxa 3608:440-56. 2013
    ..One species is endemic to the country, Amatitlania coatepeque. The low number of primary freshwater fishes and endemics is comparable to the Central American Pacific slope in particular, as well as northern Central America in general. ..
  5. pmc Temporal patterns of diversification across global cichlid biodiversity (Acanthomorpha: Cichlidae)
    Caleb D McMahan
    LSU Museum of Natural Science Ichthyology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e71162. 2013
    ..These findings provide insight into our understanding of the diversification patterns across taxonomically disparate lineages in this diverse clade of freshwater fishes and one of the most species-rich families of vertebrates...