David P Hughes

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint On the origins of parasite-extended phenotypes
    David P Hughes
    Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 54:210-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Pathways to understanding the extended phenotype of parasites in their hosts
    David Hughes
    Centre for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Departments of Biology and Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Exp Biol 216:142-7. 2013
  3. pmc Hidden diversity behind the zombie-ant fungus Ophiocordyceps unilateralis: four new species described from carpenter ants in Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Harry C Evans
    Department of Animal Biology, Federal University of Viçosa UFV, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 6:e17024. 2011
  4. pmc Behavioral mechanisms and morphological symptoms of zombie ants dying from fungal infection
    David P Hughes
    Departments of Entomology and Biology, Penn State University, PA 16802, USA
    BMC Ecol 11:13. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A gene for an extended phenotype
    Kelli Hoover
    Department of Entomology and Center for Chemical Ecology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Science 333:1401. 2011

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint On the origins of parasite-extended phenotypes
    David P Hughes
    Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 54:210-7. 2014
    ..But the knowledge gained will also help us understand why complex manipulation is so rare and to identify the evolutionary tipping points driving its appearance. ..
  2. doi request reprint Pathways to understanding the extended phenotype of parasites in their hosts
    David Hughes
    Centre for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Departments of Biology and Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Exp Biol 216:142-7. 2013
    ..In this review I examine what possible pathways we can take to understanding the controlling behavior of parasites and how host behavior has become an extended phenotype of the parasites that is often hidden from view...
  3. pmc Hidden diversity behind the zombie-ant fungus Ophiocordyceps unilateralis: four new species described from carpenter ants in Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Harry C Evans
    Department of Animal Biology, Federal University of Viçosa UFV, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 6:e17024. 2011
    ..We (HCE and DPH) are currently undertaking a worldwide survey to assess the taxonomy and ecology of this highly variable species...
  4. pmc Behavioral mechanisms and morphological symptoms of zombie ants dying from fungal infection
    David P Hughes
    Departments of Entomology and Biology, Penn State University, PA 16802, USA
    BMC Ecol 11:13. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint A gene for an extended phenotype
    Kelli Hoover
    Department of Entomology and Center for Chemical Ecology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Science 333:1401. 2011
    ..The viral gene that manipulates climbing behavior of the host was identified, providing evidence of a genetic basis for the extended phenotype...