David O Conover

Summary

Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sustaining fisheries yields over evolutionary time scales
    David O Conover
    Marine Sciences Research Center, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5000, USA
    Science 297:94-6. 2002
  2. doi request reprint The covariance between genetic and environmental influences across ecological gradients: reassessing the evolutionary significance of countergradient and cogradient variation
    David O Conover
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1168:100-29. 2009
  3. pmc Reversal of evolutionary downsizing caused by selective harvest of large fish
    David O Conover
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, NY 11794 5000, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2015-20. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Coevolution of foraging behavior with intrinsic growth rate: risk-taking in naturally and artificially selected growth genotypes of Menidia menidia
    Susumu Chiba
    Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, 11794 5000, USA
    Oecologia 154:237-46. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Spatial scale and divergent patterns of variation in adapted traits in the ocean
    Lyndie A Hice
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Ecol Lett 15:568-75. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolution of intrinsic growth rate: metabolic costs drive trade-offs between growth and swimming performance in Menidia menidia
    Stephen A Arnott
    Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5000, USA
    Evolution 60:1269-78. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Nonlinear growth cost in Menidia menidia: theory and empirical evidence
    Stephan B Munch
    Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Evolution 58:661-4. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Circulating levels of plasma IGF-I during recovery from size-selective harvesting in Menidia menidia
    Tara A Duffy
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA 11794 5000 Electronic address
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 166:222-7. 2013
  9. pmc The response of correlated traits following cessation of fishery-induced selection
    Santiago Salinas
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Evol Appl 5:657-63. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint High connectivity among locally adapted populations of a marine fish (Menidia menidia)
    Lora M Clarke
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Ecology 91:3526-37. 2010

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Sustaining fisheries yields over evolutionary time scales
    David O Conover
    Marine Sciences Research Center, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5000, USA
    Science 297:94-6. 2002
    ..These shifts were caused by selection of genotypes with slower or faster rates of growth. Management tools that preserve natural genetic variation are necessary for long-term sustainable yield...
  2. doi request reprint The covariance between genetic and environmental influences across ecological gradients: reassessing the evolutionary significance of countergradient and cogradient variation
    David O Conover
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1168:100-29. 2009
    ..Moreover, temporal CnGV explains some cases of an apparent lack of phenotypic response to directional selection and provides a framework for predicting evolutionary responses to climate change...
  3. pmc Reversal of evolutionary downsizing caused by selective harvest of large fish
    David O Conover
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, NY 11794 5000, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2015-20. 2009
    ..However, harvested species typically have generation times of 3-7 years, so recovery may take decades. Hence, the need to account for evolution in managing fisheries remains...
  4. ncbi request reprint Coevolution of foraging behavior with intrinsic growth rate: risk-taking in naturally and artificially selected growth genotypes of Menidia menidia
    Susumu Chiba
    Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, 11794 5000, USA
    Oecologia 154:237-46. 2007
    ..We conclude that risk-taking foraging behavior coevolves adaptively with intrinsic growth rate in M. menidia...
  5. doi request reprint Spatial scale and divergent patterns of variation in adapted traits in the ocean
    Lyndie A Hice
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Ecol Lett 15:568-75. 2012
    ..Conservation plans designed to protect essential genetic subunits of a species will need to account for such complex spatial structures...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolution of intrinsic growth rate: metabolic costs drive trade-offs between growth and swimming performance in Menidia menidia
    Stephen A Arnott
    Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5000, USA
    Evolution 60:1269-78. 2006
    ..We conclude that a metabolic trade-off occurs between growth and other metabolic demands and that this trade-off provides a general mechanism underlying the evolution of growth rate...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nonlinear growth cost in Menidia menidia: theory and empirical evidence
    Stephan B Munch
    Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Evolution 58:661-4. 2004
    ..Using Akaike's information criterion, we show that swimming performance decreases with the square of growth rate, providing the first demonstration of a nonlinear cost of growth...
  8. doi request reprint Circulating levels of plasma IGF-I during recovery from size-selective harvesting in Menidia menidia
    Tara A Duffy
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA 11794 5000 Electronic address
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 166:222-7. 2013
    ..IGF-1 provides an interesting basis for understanding endocrine control of growth in response to artificial selection and recovery. ..
  9. pmc The response of correlated traits following cessation of fishery-induced selection
    Santiago Salinas
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Evol Appl 5:657-63. 2012
    ..Such correlations among characters could, in theory, greatly accelerate or decelerate the recovery of fish populations. These results may explain why some fish stocks fail to recover after fishing pressure is relaxed...
  10. ncbi request reprint High connectivity among locally adapted populations of a marine fish (Menidia menidia)
    Lora M Clarke
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Ecology 91:3526-37. 2010
    ..2 higher in the second year. These findings demonstrate that marine species with largely open populations are capable of local adaptation despite apparently high gene flow...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rapid growth results in increased susceptibility to predation in Menidia menidia
    Stephan B Munch
    Marine Sciences Research Center, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Evolution 57:2119-27. 2003
    ..These results confirm that the costs of rapid growth extend over prolonged intervals and are not ameliorated merely by the attainment of large size...
  12. doi request reprint Ontogenesis of gonadal aromatase gene expression in atlantic silverside (Menidia menidia) populations with genetic and temperature-dependent sex determination
    Tara A Duffy
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 313:421-31. 2010
    ..Our results support the hypothesis that P450arom is involved in female sex differentiation in this species, but is only responsive to temperature in M. menidia populations that exhibit TSD...
  13. pmc Adaptation to climate change: contrasting patterns of thermal-reaction-norm evolution in Pacific versus Atlantic silversides
    Hannes Baumann
    School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5000, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:2265-73. 2011
    ..menidia mimicked the strong, highly seasonal Atlantic coastal gradient, shallow reaction norms and much smaller, latitude-independent growth plasticity in A. affinis resembled the weak Pacific latitudinal temperature gradient...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fisheries: nets versus nature
    David O Conover
    Nature 450:179-80. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Maladaptive changes in multiple traits caused by fishing: impediments to population recovery
    Matthew R Walsh
    Ecol Lett 9:142-8. 2006
    ..These genetically based changes in numerous traits generally reduce the capacity for population recovery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Tests of bioaccumulation models for polychlorinated biphenyl compounds: a study of young-of-the-year bluefish in the Hudson River estuary, USA
    Lawrence A LeBlanc
    School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, 5741 Libby Hall, Orono, Maine 04469 5741, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:2067-76. 2006
    ..Comparison of measured BAFs with values predicted by a steady-state, food-chain model showed good first-order agreement...