Zachariah Gompert

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wyoming
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Do highly divergent loci reside in genomic regions affecting reproductive isolation? A test using next-generation sequence data in Timema stick insects
    Patrik Nosil
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder 80303, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 12:164. 2012
  2. doi request reprint bgc: Software for Bayesian estimation of genomic clines
    Z Gompert
    Department of Botany, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol Resour 12:1168-76. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Genomic regions with a history of divergent selection affect fitness of hybrids between two butterfly species
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
    Evolution 66:2167-81. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Population genomics as a new tool for wildlife management
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 21:1542-4. 2012
  5. pmc Genomics of isolation in hybrids
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:439-50. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Secondary contact between Lycaeides idas and L. melissa in the Rocky Mountains: extensive admixture and a patchy hybrid zone
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany, Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:3171-92. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Bayesian analysis of molecular variance in pyrosequences quantifies population genetic structure across the genome of Lycaeides butterflies
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany, Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:2455-73. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Bayesian estimation of genomic clines
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:2111-27. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Widespread mito-nuclear discordance with evidence for introgressive hybridization and selective sweeps in Lycaeides
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Population and Conservation Biology Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:5231-44. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Recent colonization and radiation of North American Lycaeides (Plebejus) inferred from mtDNA
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Population and Conservation Biology Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 48:481-90. 2008

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Do highly divergent loci reside in genomic regions affecting reproductive isolation? A test using next-generation sequence data in Timema stick insects
    Patrik Nosil
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder 80303, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 12:164. 2012
    ..To the extent this is true, highly divergent loci between allopatric populations contribute to reproductive isolation in admixed populations...
  2. doi request reprint bgc: Software for Bayesian estimation of genomic clines
    Z Gompert
    Department of Botany, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol Resour 12:1168-76. 2012
    ..This software is written in C++. The source code, software manual, compilation instructions and example data sets are available under the GNU Public License at http://sites.google.com/site/bgcsoftware/...
  3. doi request reprint Genomic regions with a history of divergent selection affect fitness of hybrids between two butterfly species
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
    Evolution 66:2167-81. 2012
    ..Interestingly, concordance of differentiation and introgression was only partial. We discuss multiple, complementary explanations for this partial concordance...
  4. doi request reprint Population genomics as a new tool for wildlife management
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 21:1542-4. 2012
    ..Moreover, the detailed demographic data available for the NBR bighorn sheep population provide a rare and powerful source of information and allow more robust population genomic inference than is often possible...
  5. pmc Genomics of isolation in hybrids
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:439-50. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Secondary contact between Lycaeides idas and L. melissa in the Rocky Mountains: extensive admixture and a patchy hybrid zone
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany, Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:3171-92. 2010
    ..Finally, our results suggest that differences in male morphology between L. idas and L. melissa might contribute to isolation, or perhaps even that selection has favoured the spread of L. melissa male genitalia alleles...
  7. doi request reprint Bayesian analysis of molecular variance in pyrosequences quantifies population genetic structure across the genome of Lycaeides butterflies
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany, Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:2455-73. 2010
    ..This study demonstrates the potential of using genome-level data to better understand the phylogeographic history of populations...
  8. doi request reprint Bayesian estimation of genomic clines
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 20:2111-27. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Widespread mito-nuclear discordance with evidence for introgressive hybridization and selective sweeps in Lycaeides
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Population and Conservation Biology Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:5231-44. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Recent colonization and radiation of North American Lycaeides (Plebejus) inferred from mtDNA
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Population and Conservation Biology Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 48:481-90. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Homoploid hybrid speciation in an extreme habitat
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Population and Conservation Biology Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Science 314:1923-5. 2006
    ..As predicted, adaptive traits may allow for persistence in the environmentally extreme alpine habitat and reproductively isolate these populations from their parental species...
  12. doi request reprint Hybrid speciation and independent evolution in lineages of alpine butterflies
    Chris C Nice
    Department of Biology, Population and Conservation Biology Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas 78666, USA
    Evolution 67:1055-68. 2013
    ..These lineages have different genome admixture proportions and distinctive trait combinations that suggest unique and independent evolutionary histories...
  13. ncbi request reprint Identifying units for conservation using molecular systematics: the cautionary tale of the Karner blue butterfly
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Population and Conservation Biology Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Mol Ecol 15:1759-68. 2006
    ..m. samuelis, and illustrate the risks of using data from a single locus for diagnosing significant units of biodiversity for conservation...
  14. doi request reprint A powerful regression-based method for admixture mapping of isolation across the genome of hybrids
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 18:1207-24. 2009
    ....
  15. pmc A hierarchical bayesian approach to ecological count data: a flexible tool for ecologists
    James A Fordyce
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26785. 2011
    ..Using this method, we estimate the parameters that describe preference for each population, compare the preference hierarchies among populations, and explore various models that group populations that share the same preference hierarchy...
  16. doi request reprint Host range evolution is not driven by the optimization of larval performance: the case of Lycaeides melissa (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) and the colonization of alfalfa
    Matthew L Forister
    Department of Biology MS 314, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    Oecologia 160:551-61. 2009
    ..These results are consistent with a model in which host shifts are driven by adult behavior that does not directly optimize larval performance...
  17. pmc Population genomics reveals a possible history of backcrossing and recombination in the gynogenetic fish Poecilia formosa
    Laura Alberici da Barbiano
    Department of Biology, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:13797-802. 2013
    ..The high genetic variation suggests that this unisexual vertebrate has more potential to respond to natural selection than if they were frozen F1 hybrids. ..
  18. pmc After 60 years, an answer to the question: what is the Karner blue butterfly?
    Matthew L Forister
    Department of Biology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89552, USA
    Biol Lett 7:399-402. 2011
    ..melissa is low, and comparable to gene flow between L. melissa and L. idas. Considering this population-genetic evidence, we conclude that the KBB is a unique evolutionary lineage that should be recognized as Lycaeides samuelis...
  19. pmc Ant association facilitates the evolution of diet breadth in a lycaenid butterfly
    Matthew L Forister
    Department of Biology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89552, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:1539-47. 2011
    ..melissa, we conclude that the presence of ants might be an essential component for populations persisting on the novel, sub-optimal host...
  20. pmc A hierarchical Bayesian model for next-generation population genomics
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
    Genetics 187:903-17. 2011
    ..This model will facilitate the population genetic analysis of a wide range of organisms on the basis of next-generation sequence data...
  21. doi request reprint Genome divergence and the genetic architecture of barriers to gene flow between Lycaeides idas and L. Melissa
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming Department of Biology, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
    Evolution 67:2498-514. 2013
    ..Although these results are encouraging, we highlight several difficulties related to understanding the genetics of speciation. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Plant genotypic diversity predicts community structure and governs an ecosystem process
    Gregory M Crutsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Science 313:966-8. 2006
    ..The effects of genotypic diversity on arthropod diversity and ANPP were comparable to the effects of plant species diversity measured in other studies...
  23. doi request reprint Experimental evidence for ecological selection on genome variation in the wild
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Utah State University, Logan, UT, 84322, USA
    Ecol Lett 17:369-79. 2014
    ..Our results illustrate how genomic data can identify previously underappreciated ecological sources and phenotypic targets of selection. ..
  24. doi request reprint Population genomics based on low coverage sequencing: how low should we go?
    C Alex Buerkle
    Department of Botany and Program in Ecology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA
    Mol Ecol 22:3028-35. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Genome-wide association genetics of an adaptive trait in lodgepole pine
    Thomas L Parchman
    Department of Botany, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Mol Ecol 21:2991-3005. 2012
    ..Our results provide a first genome-wide association map of serotiny in pines and demonstrate an inexpensive and efficient method for generating population genomic data...
  26. doi request reprint Heterogeneity in predator micro-habitat use and the maintenance of Müllerian mimetic diversity
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Botany, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    J Theor Biol 281:39-46. 2011
    ..These findings provide a theoretical explanation for an important question in evolutionary biology: how is community-level Müllerian mimetic diversity maintained in the face of selection against rare phenotypes?..
  27. doi request reprint Analyses of genetic ancestry enable key insights for molecular ecology
    Zachariah Gompert
    Department of Biology, Utah State University, Logan, UT, 84322, USA
    Mol Ecol 22:5278-94. 2013
    ..We conclude by identifying key research areas where future studies might further advance this field. ..