Benjamin B Normark

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The strange case of the armored scale insect and its bacteriome
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Entomology and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Biol 2:E43. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Male killers and the origins of paternal genome elimination
    Francisco Ubeda
    St John s College, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Theor Popul Biol 70:511-26. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The evolution of alternative genetic systems in insects
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Entomology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 48:397-423. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Haplodiploidy as an outcome of coevolution between male-killing cytoplasmic elements and their hosts
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Entomology and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Evolution 58:790-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Perspective: maternal kin groups and the origins of asymmetric genetic systems-genomic imprinting, haplodiploidy, and parthenogenesis
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Plant, Soil, and Insect Sciences and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Evolution 60:631-42. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Niche explosion
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Plant, Soil and Insect Science and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Genetica 139:551-64. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic congruence of armored scale insects (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) and their primary endosymbionts from the phylum Bacteroidetes
    Matthew E Gruwell
    Department of Plant, Soil, and Insect Sciences, Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Fernald Hall, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:267-80. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Extraordinary haplotype diversity in haplodiploid inbreeders: phylogenetics and evolution of the bark beetle genus Coccotrypes
    Bjarte H Jordal
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, NR4 7TJ, Norwich, UK
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 23:171-88. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Investigating hybridization in the parthenogenetic New Zealand stick insect Acanthoxyla (Phasmatodea) using single-copy nuclear loci
    Thomas R Buckley
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 92170, Auckland, New Zealand
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 48:335-49. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc The strange case of the armored scale insect and its bacteriome
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Entomology and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Biol 2:E43. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Male killers and the origins of paternal genome elimination
    Francisco Ubeda
    St John s College, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Theor Popul Biol 70:511-26. 2006
    ..We conclude that PGE shows evolutionary genetic stability and present a comprehensive analysis of the probability that such genetic system evolves due to the action of cytoplasmic genes...
  3. ncbi request reprint The evolution of alternative genetic systems in insects
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Entomology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 48:397-423. 2003
    ..Bizarre systems of extrazygotic inheritance in Sternorrhyncha are not easily accommodated into any existing classification of genetic systems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Haplodiploidy as an outcome of coevolution between male-killing cytoplasmic elements and their hosts
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Entomology and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Evolution 58:790-8. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Perspective: maternal kin groups and the origins of asymmetric genetic systems-genomic imprinting, haplodiploidy, and parthenogenesis
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Plant, Soil, and Insect Sciences and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Evolution 60:631-42. 2006
    ..In rare circumstances in which paternal gene products gain access to maternal physiology via a placenta, PSGE with greedy paternal gene expression can persist (e.g., in mammals)...
  6. doi request reprint Niche explosion
    Benjamin B Normark
    Department of Plant, Soil and Insect Science and Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Genetica 139:551-64. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic congruence of armored scale insects (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) and their primary endosymbionts from the phylum Bacteroidetes
    Matthew E Gruwell
    Department of Plant, Soil, and Insect Sciences, Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Fernald Hall, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:267-80. 2007
    ..We propose the name "Candidatus Uzinura diaspidicola" for the primary endosymbionts of armored scale insects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Extraordinary haplotype diversity in haplodiploid inbreeders: phylogenetics and evolution of the bark beetle genus Coccotrypes
    Bjarte H Jordal
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, NR4 7TJ, Norwich, UK
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 23:171-88. 2002
    ..However, all results suggested that species with the broadest diets were clustered in a single derived position-another piece of evidence against specialization as a derived evolutionary feature...
  9. doi request reprint Investigating hybridization in the parthenogenetic New Zealand stick insect Acanthoxyla (Phasmatodea) using single-copy nuclear loci
    Thomas R Buckley
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 92170, Auckland, New Zealand
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 48:335-49. 2008
    ..Our study demonstrates the utility of cloning alleles from multiple single-copy nuclear genes for resolving the origins of parthenogenetic lineages...