Steve J Perlman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations between mycophagous Drosophila and their Howardula nematode parasites: a worldwide phylogenetic shuffle
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Biological Sciences West, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mol Ecol 12:237-49. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Infection success in novel hosts: an experimental and phylogenetic study of Drosophila-parasitic nematodes
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Evolution 57:544-57. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolution of multiple components of virulence in Drosophila-nematode associations
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Evolution 57:1543-51. 2003
  4. pmc A bacterial symbiont in the Bacteroidetes induces cytoplasmic incompatibility in the parasitoid wasp Encarsia pergandiella
    Martha S Hunter
    Department of Entomology, 410 Forbes Building, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:2185-90. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a 'Bacteroidetes' symbiont in Encarsia wasps (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae): proposal of 'Candidatus Cardinium hertigii'
    Einat Zchori-Fein
    Department of Vegetable Crops, Agricultural Research Organization, Newe Ya ar Research Center, Ramat Yishay, 30095, Israel
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:961-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Distribution of the bacterial symbiont Cardinium in arthropods
    Einat Zchori-Fein
    Department of Vegetable Crops, Agricultural Research Organization, Newe Ya ar Research Center, Ramat Yishay, 30095, Israel
    Mol Ecol 13:2009-16. 2004
  7. pmc Population biology of cytoplasmic incompatibility: maintenance and spread of Cardinium symbionts in a parasitic wasp
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Biology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Genetics 178:1003-11. 2008
  8. pmc The emerging diversity of Rickettsia
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Botany, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2097-106. 2006

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations between mycophagous Drosophila and their Howardula nematode parasites: a worldwide phylogenetic shuffle
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Biological Sciences West, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mol Ecol 12:237-49. 2003
    ..Overall, these host associations are highly dynamic, and appear to be driven by a combination of repeated opportunities for host colonization due to shared breeding sites and large potential host ranges of the nematodes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Infection success in novel hosts: an experimental and phylogenetic study of Drosophila-parasitic nematodes
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Evolution 57:544-57. 2003
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  3. ncbi request reprint Evolution of multiple components of virulence in Drosophila-nematode associations
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Evolution 57:1543-51. 2003
    ..The data suggest that changes in the sterility component of virulence are due primarily to host evolution, whereas changes in the host mortality component are due in large part to parasite evolution...
  4. pmc A bacterial symbiont in the Bacteroidetes induces cytoplasmic incompatibility in the parasitoid wasp Encarsia pergandiella
    Martha S Hunter
    Department of Entomology, 410 Forbes Building, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:2185-90. 2003
    ..Thus, this recently discovered symbiont lineage is capable of inducing three of the four principal manipulations of host reproduction known to be caused by Wolbachia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a 'Bacteroidetes' symbiont in Encarsia wasps (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae): proposal of 'Candidatus Cardinium hertigii'
    Einat Zchori-Fein
    Department of Vegetable Crops, Agricultural Research Organization, Newe Ya ar Research Center, Ramat Yishay, 30095, Israel
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:961-8. 2004
    ..hispida was confirmed. Based on phylogenetic analyses and electron microscopy, classification of the symbionts from Encarsia as 'Candidatus Cardinium hertigii' is proposed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Distribution of the bacterial symbiont Cardinium in arthropods
    Einat Zchori-Fein
    Department of Vegetable Crops, Agricultural Research Organization, Newe Ya ar Research Center, Ramat Yishay, 30095, Israel
    Mol Ecol 13:2009-16. 2004
    ..The combined data suggest the presence of a diverse assemblage of arthropod-associated Bacteroidetes bacteria that are likely to strongly influence their hosts' biology...
  7. pmc Population biology of cytoplasmic incompatibility: maintenance and spread of Cardinium symbionts in a parasitic wasp
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Biology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Genetics 178:1003-11. 2008
    ..Overall our results suggest that the factors governing the dynamics of CI Wolbachia and Cardinium are strikingly similar...
  8. pmc The emerging diversity of Rickettsia
    Steve J Perlman
    Department of Botany, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2097-106. 2006
    ..We emphasize some outstanding questions and potential research directions, and suggest ways in which the study of non-pathogenic Rickettsia can advance our understanding of their disease-causing relatives...