D H Erwin

Summary

Affiliation: Smithsonian Institution
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Macroevolution is more than repeated rounds of microevolution
    D H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20560, USA
    Evol Dev 2:78-84. 2000
  2. pmc Lessons from the past: biotic recoveries from mass extinctions
    D H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5399-403. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The last common bilaterian ancestor
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D C 20560, USA
    Development 129:3021-32. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact at the Permo-Triassic boundary: a critical evaluation
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, USA
    Astrobiology 3:67-74. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Macroevolution of ecosystem engineering, niche construction and diversity
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC 20013 7012, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 23:304-10. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Wonderful Ediacarans, wonderful cnidarians?
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20013 7012, USA
    Evol Dev 10:263-4. 2008
  7. pmc Colloquium paper: extinction as the loss of evolutionary history
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20013 7013, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:11520-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint The evolution of hierarchical gene regulatory networks
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, PO Box 37012, Washington, Washington DC 20013 7012, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 10:141-8. 2009
  9. pmc Early origin of the bilaterian developmental toolkit
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20013 7012, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:2253-61. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary contingency
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20013 7012, USA
    Curr Biol 16:R825-6. 2006

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Macroevolution is more than repeated rounds of microevolution
    D H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20560, USA
    Evol Dev 2:78-84. 2000
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  2. pmc Lessons from the past: biotic recoveries from mass extinctions
    D H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5399-403. 2001
    ..The limited biogeographic studies of recoveries suggest considerable variability between regions...
  3. ncbi request reprint The last common bilaterian ancestor
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D C 20560, USA
    Development 129:3021-32. 2002
    ..This reconstruction alters expectations for Neoproterozoic fossil remains that could illustrate the pathways of bilaterian evolution...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact at the Permo-Triassic boundary: a critical evaluation
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, USA
    Astrobiology 3:67-74. 2003
    ..If true, this would tell us far more about the nature of ecosystems and how they fail than would identification of another impact...
  5. doi request reprint Macroevolution of ecosystem engineering, niche construction and diversity
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC 20013 7012, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 23:304-10. 2008
    ..Thus, positive feedback through environmentally mediated selection seems to have increasingly enhanced biodiversity through the Phanaerozoic...
  6. ncbi request reprint Wonderful Ediacarans, wonderful cnidarians?
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20013 7012, USA
    Evol Dev 10:263-4. 2008
  7. pmc Colloquium paper: extinction as the loss of evolutionary history
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20013 7013, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:11520-7. 2008
    ..Earlier views of postextinction biotic recovery as the refilling of empty ecospace fail to capture the dynamics of this diversity increase...
  8. doi request reprint The evolution of hierarchical gene regulatory networks
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, PO Box 37012, Washington, Washington DC 20013 7012, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 10:141-8. 2009
    ..This concept cannot be accomodated by microevolutionary nor macroevolutionary theory. It will soon be possible to investigate these ideas experimentally, by assessing the effects of GRN changes on morphological evolution...
  9. pmc Early origin of the bilaterian developmental toolkit
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20013 7012, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:2253-61. 2009
    ..585-542 Myr ago)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary contingency
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20013 7012, USA
    Curr Biol 16:R825-6. 2006
  11. doi request reprint Climate as a driver of evolutionary change
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013 7012, USA
    Curr Biol 19:R575-83. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Macroevolution. Seeds of diversity
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, National Museum of Natural History, Post Office Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013, USA
    Science 308:1752-3. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Evolution. Insights into innovation
    Douglas H Erwin
    Department of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, USA
    Science 304:1117-9. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Gene regulatory networks and the evolution of animal body plans
    Eric H Davidson
    Division of Biology 156 29, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Science 311:796-800. 2006
    ..Conservation of phyletic body plans may have been due to the retention since pre-Cambrian time of GRN kernels, which underlie development of major body parts...
  15. pmc Compilation and network analyses of cambrian food webs
    Jennifer A Dunne
    Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 6:e102. 2008
    ..More research is needed to explore the generality of food-web structure through deep time and across habitats, especially to investigate potential mechanisms that could give rise to similar structure, as well as any differences...
  16. ncbi request reprint Abrupt and gradual extinction among Late Permian land vertebrates in the Karoo basin, South Africa
    Peter D Ward
    Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Science 307:709-14. 2005
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  17. doi request reprint The evolution and distribution of species body size
    Aaron Clauset
    Santa Fe Institute, 1399 Hyde Park Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87501, USA
    Science 321:399-401. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Dynamic response of Permian brachiopod communities to long-term environmental change
    Thomas D Olszewski
    Department of Geology and Geophysics, 3115 TAMU, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
    Nature 428:738-41. 2004
    ..Neither these long-term environmental changes nor higher-frequency sea level fluctuations resulted in wholesale extinction or major innovation within evolutionary lineages...
  19. ncbi request reprint What can we learn about ecology and evolution from the fossil record?
    Jeremy B C Jackson
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0244, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:322-8. 2006
    ..As we discuss here, questions such as these cannot be adequately addressed without the use of the fossil record...
  20. pmc Recovery after mass extinction: evolutionary assembly in large-scale biosphere dynamics
    Ricard V Sole
    Santa Fe Institute, 1399 Hyde Park Road, Santa Fe, NM 87501, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:697-707. 2002
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