Kevin J Emerson

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Affiliation: University of Oregon
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Concordance of the circadian clock with the environment is necessary to maximize fitness in natural populations
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Evolution 62:979-83. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Extrinsic light:dark cycles, rather than endogenous circadian cycles, affect the photoperiodic counter in the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 5289 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 194:611-5. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Evolution of photoperiodic time measurement is independent of the circadian clock in the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:385-91. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Complications of complexity: integrating environmental, genetic and hormonal control of insect diapause
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 5289 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    Trends Genet 25:217-25. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Environmental control of ovarian dormancy in natural populations of Drosophila melanogaster
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:825-9. 2009
  6. pmc Microarrays reveal early transcriptional events during the termination of larval diapause in natural populations of the mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9574. 2010
  7. pmc Footprints in time: comparative quantitative trait loci mapping of the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    William E Bradshaw
    Institute of Ecology and Evolution, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4551-8. 2012
  8. pmc Replicate phylogenies and post-glacial range expansion of the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii, in North America
    Clayton Merz
    Institute of Ecology and Evolution, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e72262. 2013
  9. pmc Resolving postglacial phylogeography using high-throughput sequencing
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:16196-200. 2010

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Concordance of the circadian clock with the environment is necessary to maximize fitness in natural populations
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Evolution 62:979-83. 2008
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  2. doi request reprint Extrinsic light:dark cycles, rather than endogenous circadian cycles, affect the photoperiodic counter in the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 5289 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 194:611-5. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Evolution of photoperiodic time measurement is independent of the circadian clock in the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:385-91. 2009
    ..smithii has not been causally mediated by a corresponding evolution of the circadian clock...
  4. doi request reprint Complications of complexity: integrating environmental, genetic and hormonal control of insect diapause
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 5289 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    Trends Genet 25:217-25. 2009
    ..Understanding the genetic basis for environmental control of diapause has wider implications for evolutionary response to rapid climate change and for the opportunity to observe evolutionary change in contemporary time...
  5. doi request reprint Environmental control of ovarian dormancy in natural populations of Drosophila melanogaster
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:825-9. 2009
    ..We conclude that ovarian dormancy in D. melanogaster is a temperature-initiated syndrome of winter-tolerant traits that represents an adaptive phenotypic plasticity in temperate seasonal environments...
  6. pmc Microarrays reveal early transcriptional events during the termination of larval diapause in natural populations of the mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9574. 2010
    ..We use a forward genetic approach to investigate transcriptional events involved in the termination of diapause following exposure to long-days...
  7. pmc Footprints in time: comparative quantitative trait loci mapping of the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii
    William E Bradshaw
    Institute of Ecology and Evolution, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4551-8. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Replicate phylogenies and post-glacial range expansion of the pitcher-plant mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii, in North America
    Clayton Merz
    Institute of Ecology and Evolution, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e72262. 2013
    ..In a more general sense, we propose that extensive taxon sampling, especially in areas of known geological disruption is key to a comprehensive approach to phylogenetics that leads to biologically meaningful phylogenetic inference. ..
  9. pmc Resolving postglacial phylogeography using high-throughput sequencing
    Kevin J Emerson
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 5289, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:16196-200. 2010
    ....