Rebecca C Fuller

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Affiliation: University of Illinois
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic incompatibilities in killifish and the role of environment
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, 104 Shelford Vivarium, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Evolution 62:3056-68. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A test of the critical assumption of the sensory bias model for the evolution of female mating preference using neural networks
    Rebecca C Fuller
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, 104 Shelford Vivarium, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Evolution 63:1697-711. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Speciation in killifish and the role of salt tolerance
    R C Fuller
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Evol Biol 20:1962-75. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Sensory bias as an explanation for the evolution of mate preferences
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Am Nat 166:437-46. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Teasing apart the many effects of lighting environment on opsin expression and foraging preference in bluefin killifish
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Animal Biology, School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois 61820, USA
    Am Nat 176:1-13. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetics, lighting environment, and heritable responses to lighting environment affect male color morph expression in bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4340, USA
    Evolution 58:1086-98. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Differences in offspring size predict the direction of isolation asymmetry between populations of a placental fish
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1100, USA
    Biol Lett 9:20130327. 2013
  8. pmc Lighting environment predicts the relative abundance of male colour morphs in bluefin killifish (Lucania goodei) populations
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee 32306 4340, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1457-65. 2002
  9. pmc Diurnal lighting patterns and habitat alter opsin expression and colour preferences in a killifish
    Ashley M Johnson
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Shelford Vivarium, 606 E Healey Street, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130796. 2013
  10. doi request reprint A test for environmental effects on behavioral isolation in two species of killifish
    Emma L Berdan
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois 61820, USA
    Evolution 66:3224-37. 2012

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Genetic incompatibilities in killifish and the role of environment
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, 104 Shelford Vivarium, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Evolution 62:3056-68. 2008
    ..Understanding the extent to which adaptation to salinity creates multiple forms of reproductive isolation is critical for understanding diversification in many fish taxa...
  2. doi request reprint A test of the critical assumption of the sensory bias model for the evolution of female mating preference using neural networks
    Rebecca C Fuller
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, 104 Shelford Vivarium, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Evolution 63:1697-711. 2009
    ..Selection on foraging preferences alone may affect initial levels of mating preferences, but these correlations did not constrain the joint evolution of foraging and mating preferences in these simulations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Speciation in killifish and the role of salt tolerance
    R C Fuller
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Evol Biol 20:1962-75. 2007
    ..However, we found no evidence for F1 hybrid inviability. We discuss the general lack of evidence for genic isolation in teleost fish and whether this is a real phenomenon or simply a reflection of experimental design...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sensory bias as an explanation for the evolution of mate preferences
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Am Nat 166:437-46. 2005
    ..We suggest that the importance of sensory bias as an explanation for the evolution of female preferences remains to be determined...
  5. doi request reprint Teasing apart the many effects of lighting environment on opsin expression and foraging preference in bluefin killifish
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Animal Biology, School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois 61820, USA
    Am Nat 176:1-13. 2010
    ..Genetic effects were detected in opsin expression, but there were no corresponding effects on pecking preference. Overall, only 3.36% of the variation in pecking preference was accounted for by opsin expression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetics, lighting environment, and heritable responses to lighting environment affect male color morph expression in bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4340, USA
    Evolution 58:1086-98. 2004
    ..e. heritable plasticity). These results show that a relatively simple, environmentally dependent, epistatic interaction can produce a large amount of variation in male color patterns that presumably function in sexual selection...
  7. doi request reprint Differences in offspring size predict the direction of isolation asymmetry between populations of a placental fish
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1100, USA
    Biol Lett 9:20130327. 2013
    ..We suggest this asymmetric pattern of reproductive isolation is due to a disruption of parent-offspring coadaptation that emerges from selection for differently sized offspring in different populations. ..
  8. pmc Lighting environment predicts the relative abundance of male colour morphs in bluefin killifish (Lucania goodei) populations
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee 32306 4340, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1457-65. 2002
    ..These results indicate that natural selection for effective intraspecific communication drives the relative abundance of male colour morphs in different lighting habitats...
  9. pmc Diurnal lighting patterns and habitat alter opsin expression and colour preferences in a killifish
    Ashley M Johnson
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Shelford Vivarium, 606 E Healey Street, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130796. 2013
    ..Temporally variable pecking preferences probably result from lighting environment rather than from opsin production. These results may have implications for the colour pattern diversity observed in these fish...
  10. doi request reprint A test for environmental effects on behavioral isolation in two species of killifish
    Emma L Berdan
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois 61820, USA
    Evolution 66:3224-37. 2012
    ..goodei females produce fully viable/fertile hybrids, but crosses between L. goodei males and L. parva females produce males with reduced fertility. Hence, behavioral isolation may have evolved in part due to reinforcement...
  11. doi request reprint Rapid light-induced shifts in opsin expression: finding new opsins, discerning mechanisms of change, and implications for visual sensitivity
    Rebecca C Fuller
    Department of Animal Biology, School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:3321-35. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Functional and population genomic divergence within and between two species of killifish adapted to different osmotic niches
    Genevieve M Kozak
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, 61820
    Evolution 68:63-80. 2014
    ..Our study suggests that gene expression and coding sequence may evolve independently as populations adapt to a complex physiological challenge. ..
  13. doi request reprint Do density-driven mating system differences explain reproductive incompatibilities between populations of a placental fish?
    Matthew Schrader
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1100, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:4140-51. 2011
    ..Alternatively, the asymmetric reproductive isolation seen in previous studies might reflect the disruption of maternal-foetal coadaptation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental variation in the visual properties of bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei
    R C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4340, USA
    J Evol Biol 18:516-23. 2005
    ..Lighting conditions affected expression of all opsins except SWS2A and mimicked the pattern found among populations. These results highlight the fact that sensory systems are both plastic and yet readily evolvable traits...
  15. ncbi request reprint Population variation in opsin expression in the bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei: a real-time PCR study
    R C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4340, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 190:147-54. 2004
    ..Understanding this system requires quantitative genetic studies. Real-time PCR is an effective tool for studies requiring inferences of visual physiology in large numbers of individuals...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intraspecific variation in retinal cone distribution in the bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei
    R C Fuller
    Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4340, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 189:609-16. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint A low genomic number of recessive lethals in natural populations of bluefin killifish and zebrafish
    Amy R McCune
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Science 296:2398-401. 2002
    ..These results, together with data on several Drosophila species and on Xenopus laevis, show that phylogenetically distant animals with different genome sizes and numbers of genes carry similar numbers of lethal mutations...