Miriam A Ashley-Ross

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Affiliation: Wake Forest University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Jumping sans legs: does elastic energy storage by the vertebral column power terrestrial jumps in bony fishes?
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Box 7325, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA Electronic address
    Zoology (Jena) 117:7-18. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Vertebrate land invasions-past, present, and future: an introduction to the symposium
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 53:192-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of fiber-type heterogeneity on optimized work and power output of hindlimb muscles of the salamander Ambystoma tigrinum
    M A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Box 7325, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 188:611-20. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Kinematics of level terrestrial and underwater walking in the California newt, Taricha torosa
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 311:240-57. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Kinematics of the transition between aquatic and terrestrial locomotion in the newt Taricha torosa
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Box 7325, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Exp Biol 207:461-74. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical properties of the dorsal fin muscle of seahorse (Hippocampus) and pipefish (Syngnathus)
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Exp Zool 293:561-77. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Thrash, flip, or jump: the behavioral and functional continuum of terrestrial locomotion in teleost fishes
    Alice C Gibb
    Department of Biology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 53:295-306. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Median fin function during the escape response of bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus). II: Fin-ray curvature
    Brad A Chadwell
    Department of Biology, Box 7325, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Exp Biol 215:2881-90. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Launches, squiggles and pounces, oh my! The water-land transition in mangrove rivulus (Kryptolebias marmoratus)
    Alexander J Pronko
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Box 7325, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Exp Biol 216:3988-95. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Fish out of water: terrestrial jumping by fully aquatic fishes
    Alice C Gibb
    Department of Biology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 315:649-53. 2011

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Jumping sans legs: does elastic energy storage by the vertebral column power terrestrial jumps in bony fishes?
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Box 7325, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA Electronic address
    Zoology (Jena) 117:7-18. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Vertebrate land invasions-past, present, and future: an introduction to the symposium
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 53:192-6. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of fiber-type heterogeneity on optimized work and power output of hindlimb muscles of the salamander Ambystoma tigrinum
    M A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Box 7325, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 188:611-20. 2002
    ..5 Hz and declined thereafter. Mass-specific work per cycle and power output were higher in iliofibularis than iliotibialis posterior over most frequencies and strains tested...
  4. doi request reprint Kinematics of level terrestrial and underwater walking in the California newt, Taricha torosa
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 311:240-57. 2009
    ..It is suggested that the fundamental walking pattern appears to function well under multiple conditions, with only minor changes in motor control necessary...
  5. ncbi request reprint Kinematics of the transition between aquatic and terrestrial locomotion in the newt Taricha torosa
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Box 7325, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Exp Biol 207:461-74. 2004
    ..Few timing variables showed differences according to stride within sequence (indicating whether the animal was in or out of the water), suggesting that the basic walking pattern is equally good in both environments...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical properties of the dorsal fin muscle of seahorse (Hippocampus) and pipefish (Syngnathus)
    Miriam A Ashley-Ross
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Exp Zool 293:561-77. 2002
    ..Seahorse dorsal fin muscle was able to generate positive work at higher cycling frequencies than pipefish. Both species produced positive work at higher frequencies than have been reported for axial and fin muscles from other fish...
  7. doi request reprint Thrash, flip, or jump: the behavioral and functional continuum of terrestrial locomotion in teleost fishes
    Alice C Gibb
    Department of Biology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 53:295-306. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Median fin function during the escape response of bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus). II: Fin-ray curvature
    Brad A Chadwell
    Department of Biology, Box 7325, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Exp Biol 215:2881-90. 2012
    ..Treatment of median fins as appendages with uniform properties does not do justice to their complexity and effectiveness as control surfaces...
  9. ncbi request reprint Launches, squiggles and pounces, oh my! The water-land transition in mangrove rivulus (Kryptolebias marmoratus)
    Alexander J Pronko
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Box 7325, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Exp Biol 216:3988-95. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Fish out of water: terrestrial jumping by fully aquatic fishes
    Alice C Gibb
    Department of Biology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 315:649-53. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Median fin function during the escape response of bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus). I: Fin-ray orientation and movement
    Brad A Chadwell
    Department of Biology, Box 7325, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Exp Biol 215:2869-80. 2012
    ..Despite their simple appearance, median fins are highly complex and versatile control surfaces that modulate locomotor performance...
  12. doi request reprint Musculoskeletal morphology and regionalization within the dorsal and anal fins of bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus)
    Brad A Chadwell
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Morphol 273:405-22. 2012
    ..The posterior rays, which are more flexible with a greater range of motion, fine-tune their stiffness and orientation, directing the resultant flow to generate lateral and some thrust forces, thus acting as an accessory caudal fin...
  13. ncbi request reprint Postcranial myology of the California newt, Taricha torosa
    Julia C Walthall
    Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 288:46-57. 2006
    ..Forelimb and hindlimb musculature show similar morphological patterns, particularly in distal limb segments, which may provide insight into the primitive arrangement of tetrapod limb muscles...