Maria R Servedio

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects on population divergence of within-generational learning about prospective mates
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Coker Hall, CB 3280, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 27599
    Evolution 67:2363-75. 2013
  2. pmc Evolution of displays within the pair bond
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20123020. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Magic traits in speciation: 'magic' but not rare?
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 26:389-97. 2011
  4. pmc Limits to the evolution of assortative mating by female choice under restricted gene flow
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, CB No 3280 Coker Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:179-87. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The role of linkage disequilibrium in the evolution of premating isolation
    M R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 102:51-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Coevolution of an avian host and its parasitic cuckoo
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, CB 3280, Coker Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 57:1164-75. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Male versus female mate choice: sexual selection and the evolution of species recognition via reinforcement
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 61:2772-89. 2007
  8. pmc Speciation as a positive feedback loop between postzygotic and prezygotic barriers to gene flow
    Maria R Servedio
    Division of Biology 0116, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92092 0116, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:1473-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Population genetic models of male and mutual mate choice
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, CB 3280, Coker Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 60:674-85. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The evolution of premating isolation: local adaptation and natural and sexual selection against hybrids
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, CB 3280, Coker Hall, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 58:913-24. 2004

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Effects on population divergence of within-generational learning about prospective mates
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Coker Hall, CB 3280, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 27599
    Evolution 67:2363-75. 2013
    ..Our results also suggest that within-generational learning will generally inhibit the spread of alleles strengthening assortative mating. ..
  2. pmc Evolution of displays within the pair bond
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20123020. 2013
    ..We discuss how such transient effects may lead to the evolution of permanent displays as a result of evolution at additional loci...
  3. doi request reprint Magic traits in speciation: 'magic' but not rare?
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 26:389-97. 2011
    ..We conclude that magic traits are more frequent than previously perceived, but further work is needed to clarify their importance...
  4. pmc Limits to the evolution of assortative mating by female choice under restricted gene flow
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, CB No 3280 Coker Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:179-87. 2011
    ..The results imply the existence of fundamental limits to the evolution of assortment via sexual selection in this situation, with which other factors, such as search costs, may interact...
  5. doi request reprint The role of linkage disequilibrium in the evolution of premating isolation
    M R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 102:51-6. 2009
    ..The goal of this discussion is not to thoroughly review these factors, but instead to concentrate on aspects and implications of these solutions that are currently underemphasized in the speciation literature...
  6. ncbi request reprint Coevolution of an avian host and its parasitic cuckoo
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, CB 3280, Coker Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 57:1164-75. 2003
    ..Our model provides evidence for both the evolutionary equilibrium and evolutionary lag hypotheses of host acceptance of parasitic eggs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Male versus female mate choice: sexual selection and the evolution of species recognition via reinforcement
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 61:2772-89. 2007
    ..I demonstrate that although under many conditions stronger premating isolation evolves under female mate choice, reinforcement may indeed occur via male mate choice alone...
  8. pmc Speciation as a positive feedback loop between postzygotic and prezygotic barriers to gene flow
    Maria R Servedio
    Division of Biology 0116, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92092 0116, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:1473-9. 2003
    ..Accordingly, hitchhiking can be important in promoting speciation and can also lead to increased postzygotic isolation through adaptive evolution...
  9. ncbi request reprint Population genetic models of male and mutual mate choice
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, CB 3280, Coker Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 60:674-85. 2006
    ..If male and female traits are coupled by pleiotropy, it becomes possible for a male preference to be maintained, regardless of whether preferences between the sexes are pleiotropic or controlled by separate loci...
  10. ncbi request reprint The evolution of premating isolation: local adaptation and natural and sexual selection against hybrids
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology, CB 3280, Coker Hall, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 58:913-24. 2004
    ..I present some situations in which this type of selection is likely to exist. This work also illustrates shortfalls of using a weak selection approach to address questions about reinforcement...
  11. pmc The what and why of research on reinforcement
    Maria R Servedio
    Department of Biology at the University of North Carolina, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS Biol 2:e420. 2004
  12. doi request reprint Evolution of mate-choice imprinting: competing strategies
    Nora A Tramm
    Department of Biology CB 3280 Coker Hall Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 62:1991-2003. 2008
    ..We suggest that the imprinting set concept may be generalized to predict the success of additional imprinting strategies, such as mate-choice copying...
  13. doi request reprint Gentlemen prefer blondes: the evolution of mate preference among strategically allocated males
    Jonathan T Rowell
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am Nat 173:12-25. 2009
    ..These processes can cause complete assortative mating to emerge in the model...
  14. ncbi request reprint Postmating-prezygotic isolation is not an important source of selection for reinforcement within and between species in Drosophila pseudoobscura and D. persimilis
    Patrick D Lorch
    Biology Department, University of North Carolina, CB 3280, Coker Hall, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3280, USA
    Evolution 59:1039-45. 2005
    ..Premating isolation is most likely driven in sympatric populations by previously known hybrid male sterility...
  15. doi request reprint Dissecting selection on female mating preferences during secondary contact
    Stephen R Proulx
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California, USA
    Evolution 63:2031-46. 2009
    ..Female preferences based on total male condition also achieved high rates of spread, suggesting that preferences for condition-dependent male displays may evolve under reinforcement scenarios...
  16. ncbi request reprint Microhabitat variation and sexual selection can maintain male color polymorphisms
    Amanda J Chunco
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 61:2504-15. 2007
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  17. pmc Vocal communications and the maintenance of population specific songs in a contact zone
    Jonathan T Rowell
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e35257. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint Female mate-choice behavior and sympatric speciation
    Machteld N Verzijden
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 59:2097-108. 2005
    ..Finally, when females rely on preference genes, male trait evolution occurs easily, but the correlation between trait and preference can be weak, and interpreting these results as speciation may be suspect...
  19. doi request reprint Can reinforcement occur with a learned trait?
    Helen Olofsson
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Evolution 65:1992-2003. 2011
    ..Generalizing beyond the example of song, we conclude that socially learned signals will tend to prohibit reinforcement, but it may still occur if some individuals acquire trait phenotypes genetically...
  20. pmc The evolution of preference strength under sensory bias: a role for indirect selection?
    Alicia M Frame
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill CB 3280, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599
    Ecol Evol 2:1572-83. 2012
    ..The role of indirect selection in the evolution of sensory bias is of particular interest because of ongoing speculation regarding the role of sensory bias in the evolution of reproductive isolation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sex chromosome-linked species recognition and evolution of reproductive isolation in flycatchers
    Stein A Saether
    Department of Animal Population Biology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology, Post Office Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, Netherlands
    Science 318:95-7. 2007
    ..Limited recombination on the Z chromosome maintains associations of Z-linked genes despite hybridization, suggesting that the sex chromosomes may be a hotspot for adaptive speciation...
  22. pmc Frequency-dependent selection and the evolution of assortative mating
    Sarah P Otto
    Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Genetics 179:2091-112. 2008
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