Fundulus

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  1. Finch B, Marzooghi S, Di Toro D, Stubblefield W. Phototoxic potential of undispersed and dispersed fresh and weathered Macondo crude oils to Gulf of Mexico Marine Organisms. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2017;36:2640-2650 pubmed publisher
    ..bahia), inland silverside (Menidia beryllina), sheepshead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus), and Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis)...
  2. Robertson L, Val A, Almeida Val V, Wood C. Ionoregulatory Aspects of the Osmorespiratory Compromise during Acute Environmental Hypoxia in 12 Tropical and Temperate Teleosts. Physiol Biochem Zool. 2015;88:357-70 pubmed publisher
    ..tetra (Hemigrammus rhodostomus), the pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus), and the Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus)...
  3. Bryant H, Chung D, Schulte P. Subspecies differences in thermal acclimation of mitochondrial function and the role of uncoupling proteins in killifish. J Exp Biol. 2018;221: pubmed publisher
    ..adaptation on mitochondrial capacity, proton leak and P/O ratios in two subspecies of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus)...
  4. Finch B, Stubblefield W. Photo-enhanced toxicity of fluoranthene to Gulf of Mexico marine organisms at different larval ages and ultraviolet light intensities. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2016;35:1113-22 pubmed publisher
    ..bahia), inland silverside (Menidia beryllina), sheepshead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus), and Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) to photo-enhanced toxicity and to examine the correlation between photo-enhanced toxicity and organism ..
  5. Healy T, Schulte P. Patterns of alternative splicing in response to cold acclimation in fish. J Exp Biol. 2019;222: pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we use skeletal muscle RNA-seq data from Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus), threespine stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) and zebrafish (Danio rerio) to ..
  6. McKenzie J, Bucking C, Moreira A, Schulte P. Intrinsic reproductive isolating mechanisms in the maintenance of a hybrid zone between ecologically divergent subspecies. J Evol Biol. 2017;30:848-864 pubmed publisher
    ..a hybrid zone of this intermediate type occurring between northern and southern subspecies of Atlantic killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, to identify isolating mechanisms playing a role in maintaining this type of zone...
  7. Moravec F, de Buron I, González Solís D. Redescription of three species of nematodes (Nematoda) parasitising fishes in the USA, with a key to the species of Dichelyne Jägerskiöld, 1902 parasitic in freshwater and brackish-water fishes of North America. Syst Parasitol. 2019;96:79-94 pubmed publisher
    ..specimens in fishes of South Carolina, USA: Dichelyne (Cucullanellus) bullocki Stromberg & Crites, 1972 from Fundulus heteroclitus (Linnaeus) (Fundulidae); Dichelyne (Dichelyne) diplocaecum Chandler, 1935 from Ictalurus furcatus (..
  8. Chung D, Morrison P, Bryant H, Jung E, Brauner C, Schulte P. Intraspecific variation and plasticity in mitochondrial oxygen binding affinity as a response to environmental temperature. Sci Rep. 2017;7:16238 pubmed publisher
    ..to local adaptation and plasticity in response to temperature using two subspecies of the Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) acclimated to a range of temperatures (5, 15, and 33?°C). The southern subspecies of F...
  9. Leonardi M, Vera J, Tarifeño E, Puchi M, Morín V. Vitellogenin of the Chilean flounder Paralichthys adspersus as a biomarker of endocrine disruption along the marine coast of the South Pacific. Part I: induction, purification, and identification. Fish Physiol Biochem. 2010;36:757-765 pubmed publisher
    ..presence of vitellogenin (VgI, VgII, Vg A and Vg B) in Chilean flounder, similar to species such as mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus), Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes), and white perch (Morone americana)...

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  1. Metzger D, Hemmer Hansen J, Schulte P. Conserved structure and expression of hsp70 paralogs in teleost fishes. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2016;18:10-20 pubmed publisher
    ..that these represent poorly assembled tandem duplicates, we cloned the genomic region surrounding hsp70-2 in Fundulus heteroclitus and showed that the hsp70-2 gene copies that are on separate scaffolds in the genome assembly are ..
  2. Baris T, Wagner D, Dayan D, Du X, Blier P, Pichaud N, et al. Evolved genetic and phenotypic differences due to mitochondrial-nuclear interactions. PLoS Genet. 2017;13:e1006517 pubmed publisher
    ..whether mito-nuclear interactions alter allele frequencies for ~11,000 nuclear SNPs within a single, natural Fundulus heteroclitus population containing two divergent mitochondrial haplotypes (mt-haplotypes)...
  3. Mochida K, Ito K, Ito M, Hano T, Ohkubo N. Toxicity of the biocide polycarbamate, used for aquaculture nets, to some marine fish species. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2018;214:61-67 pubmed publisher
    ..Mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) 96-h LC50 values for hatched larvae (body weight about 2...
  4. Lloyd N, Nazaret S, Barkay T. Whole genome sequences to assess the link between antibiotic and metal resistance in three coastal marine bacteria isolated from the mummichog gastrointestinal tract. Mar Pollut Bull. 2018;135:514-520 pubmed publisher
    ..and two Vibrio spp., isolated from the gut of the mummichog fish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Our primary goal was to understand the mechanisms of co-selection...
  5. Lee K, Coop G. Distinguishing Among Modes of Convergent Adaptation Using Population Genomic Data. Genetics. 2017;207:1591-1619 pubmed publisher
    ..Lastly, we apply our method to data from four populations of the killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, that show very rapid convergent adaptation for tolerance to industrial pollutants...
  6. He P, Matich E, Yonkos L, Friedman A, Atilla Gokcumen G, Aga D. Mass spectrometry based detection of common vitellogenin peptides across fish species for assessing exposure to estrogenic compounds in aquatic environments. Sci Total Environ. 2019;646:400-408 pubmed publisher
    ..digested VTG protein isolated from three different fish species (Pimephales promelas, Micropterus salmoides, and Fundulus heteroclitus)...
  7. Baris T, Blier P, Pichaud N, Crawford D, Oleksiak M. Gene by environmental interactions affecting oxidative phosphorylation and thermal sensitivity. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2016;311:R157-65 pubmed publisher
    ..In an admixed Fundulus heteroclitus population with northern and southern mitochondrial haplotypes, there are significant differences in ..
  8. Li W, Arnott S, Jones K, Braicovich P, de Buron I, Wang G, et al. First Record of Paratenic Hosts of the Swimbladder Nematode Anguillicola crassus in North America. J Parasitol. 2015;101:529-35 pubmed publisher
    ..and highfin goby (Gobionellus oceanicus), and a high prevalence but lower abundance was found in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). In Nova Scotia, 2 nematodes were found in a single specimen of tomcod (Microgadus tomcod)...
  9. Fadaei H, Williams E, Place A, Connolly J, Ghosh U. Assimilation efficiency of sediment-bound PCBs ingested by fish impacted by strong sorption. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2017;36:3480-3488 pubmed publisher
    ..and untreated sediments, dietary assimilation efficiencies were measured for 16 PCB congeners in mummichogs (Fundulus heteroclitus) that were fed 4 experimental diets...
  10. Montgomery F, Reid S, Mandrak N. A habitat-based framework to predict the effects of agricultural drain maintenance on imperiled fishes. J Environ Manage. 2018;206:1104-1114 pubmed publisher
    ..drain: the Endangered Pugnose Shiner (Notropis anogenus) and the Special Concern Blackstripe Topminnow (Fundulus notatus)...
  11. Wood C, Grosell M. Electrical aspects of the osmorespiratory compromise: TEP responses to hypoxia in the euryhaline killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) in freshwater and seawater. J Exp Biol. 2015;218:2152-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Hypoxia also blocks the normal increase in TEP that occurs upon transfer from FW to SW, but does not reduce the fall in TEP that occurs with transfer in the opposite direction. These effects may be beneficial in FW but not in SW. ..
  12. Hano T, Ohkubo N, Kono K, Tanaka H. Bioconcentration and Elimination of the Dithiocarbamate Fungicide Polycarbamate in Marine Teleost Fish and Polychaete. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2015;95:340-3 pubmed publisher
    ..a popular antifoulant classified as a dithiocarbamate fungicide, in a marine teleost fish, mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus), and a polychaete (Perinereis nuntia)...
  13. Dayan D, Du X, Baris T, Wagner D, Crawford D, Oleksiak M. Population genomics of rapid evolution in natural populations: polygenic selection in response to power station thermal effluents. BMC Evol Biol. 2019;19:61 pubmed publisher
    ..We provide genome-wide analyses of rapid evolution in Fundulus heteroclitus populations subjected to recently elevated temperatures due to coastal power station thermal ..
  14. Crawford K, Clark B, Heiger Bernays W, Karchner S, Claus Henn B, Griffith K, et al. Altered lipid homeostasis in a PCB-resistant Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) population from New Bedford Harbor, MA, U.S.A. Aquat Toxicol. 2019;210:30-43 pubmed publisher
    Sentinel species such as the Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) living in urban waterways can be used as toxicological models to understand impacts of environmental metabolism disrupting compound (MDC) exposure on both wildlife ..
  15. Huang W, Bencic D, Flick R, Nacci D, Clark B, Burkhard L, et al. Characterization of the Fundulus heteroclitus embryo transcriptional response and development of a gene expression-based fingerprint of exposure for the alternative flame retardant, TBPH (bis (2-ethylhexyl)-tetrabromophthalate). Environ Pollut. 2019;247:696-705 pubmed publisher
    ..concentration of TBPH were applied to sensitive early life stages of an ecologically important test species, Fundulus heteroclitus (Atlantic killifish), with a well-annotated genome...
  16. Reitzel A, Karchner S, Franks D, Evans B, Nacci D, Champlin D, et al. Genetic variation at aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AHR) loci in populations of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) inhabiting polluted and reference habitats. BMC Evol Biol. 2014;14:6 pubmed publisher
    The non-migratory killifish Fundulus heteroclitus inhabits clean and polluted environments interspersed throughout its range along the Atlantic coast of North America...
  17. Rodgers M, Jones E, Klinkhamer C, Mahapatra C, Serafin J, Bosker T, et al. Combined effects of Deepwater Horizon crude oil and environmental stressors on Fundulus grandis embryos. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2018;37:1916-1925 pubmed publisher
    In the present study, we examined how sensitivity to oil changes in combination with environmental stressors in Fundulus grandis embryos...
  18. Zimmer A, Brix K, Wood C. Mechanisms of Ca2+ uptake in freshwater and seawater-acclimated killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, and their response to acute salinity transfer. J Comp Physiol B. 2019;189:47-60 pubmed publisher
    Killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) has been extensively used as a model for ion regulation by euryhaline fishes...
  19. Proestou D, Flight P, Champlin D, Nacci D. Targeted approach to identify genetic loci associated with evolved dioxin tolerance in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). BMC Evol Biol. 2014;14:7 pubmed publisher
    ..tolerance has evolved independently and contemporaneously in (at least) four populations of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus)...
  20. Goodale B, Hampton T, Ford E, Jackson C, Shaw J, Stanton B, et al. Profiling microRNA expression in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) gill and responses to arsenic and hyperosmotic stress. Aquat Toxicol. 2019;206:142-153 pubmed publisher
    The Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus), native to estuarine areas of the Atlantic coast of the United States, has become a valuable ecotoxicological model as a result of its ability to acclimate to rapid environmental changes and ..
  21. Jung D, MacIver B, Jackson B, Barnaby R, Sato J, Zeidel M, et al. A novel aquaporin 3 in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) is not an arsenic channel. Toxicol Sci. 2012;127:101-9 pubmed publisher
    The Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) is a model environmental organism that has an extremely low assimilation rate of environmental arsenic...
  22. Hayman N, Hentschel B, Renick V, Anderson T. Combined effects of flow speed and sub-lethal insecticide exposure on predator-prey interactions between the California killifish and an infaunal polychaete. Ecotoxicology. 2019;28:117-131 pubmed publisher
    ..conducted two laboratory experiments to quantify whether predator-prey interactions between California killifish, Fundulus parvipinnis, and the polychaete Polydora cornuta vary with flow speed and chlorpyrifos exposure...
  23. Bozinovic G, Oleksiak M. Embryonic gene expression among pollutant resistant and sensitive Fundulus heteroclitus populations. Aquat Toxicol. 2010;98:221-229 pubmed publisher
    ..We took advantage of natural populations of Fundulus heteroclitus, one of the few studied fish species in North America that has established resistant populations in ..
  24. Flight P, Nacci D, Champlin D, Whitehead A, Rand D. The effects of mitochondrial genotype on hypoxic survival and gene expression in a hybrid population of the killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus. Mol Ecol. 2011;20:4503-20 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we draw on a population of the teleost fish, Fundulus heteroclitus, where functionally distinct subspecies hybridize, likely as a result of past glacial events...
  25. Glazer L, Kido Soule M, Longnecker K, Kujawinski E, Aluru N. Hepatic metabolite profiling of polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB)-resistant and sensitive populations of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Aquat Toxicol. 2018;205:114-122 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, our results suggest that the unique hepatic metabolite signatures observed in NBH and SC reflect the adaptive mechanisms for survival in their respective habitats. ..
  26. Chandra K, Bosker T, Hogan N, Lister A, Maclatchy D, Currie S. Sustained high temperature increases the vitellogenin response to 17?-ethynylestradiol in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). Aquat Toxicol. 2012;118-119:130-140 pubmed publisher
    Mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus), an estuarine fish of the western Atlantic, were acclimated to three salinities (0, 16 or 32 ppt) or three temperatures (10, 20 or 26 °C) and exposed to nominal 50 or 250 ng/L 17?-ethynylestradiol (EE2) ..
  27. Mochida K, Amano H, Ito K, Ito M, Onduka T, Ichihashi H, et al. Species sensitivity distribution approach to primary risk analysis of the metal pyrithione photodegradation product, 2,2'-dipyridyldisulfide in the Inland Sea and induction of notochord undulation in fish embryos. Aquat Toxicol. 2012;118-119:152-163 pubmed publisher
    ..We also performed acute and early life stage toxicity (ELS) tests with a teleost fish, the mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). The algal growth inhibition tests revealed that the 72-h EC(50) ranged from 62 to 1100 ?g/L...
  28. Brennan R, Hwang R, Tse M, Fangue N, Whitehead A. Local adaptation to osmotic environment in killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, is supported by divergence in swimming performance but not by differences in excess post-exercise oxygen consumption or aerobic scope. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2016;196:11-19 pubmed publisher
    ..Killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, occupy estuarine habitats where salinities range from fresh to seawater...
  29. Gräns J, Wassmur B, Fernández Santoscoy M, Zanette J, Woodin B, Karchner S, et al. Regulation of pregnane-X-receptor, CYP3A and P-glycoprotein genes in the PCB-resistant killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) population from New Bedford Harbor. Aquat Toxicol. 2015;159:198-207 pubmed publisher
    ..It also implies possible cross-regulatory interactions between that factor (presumably PXR) and AhR2 in liver of these fish. ..
  30. Rutherford R, Lister A, Maclatchy D. Comparison of steroidogenic gene expression in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) testis tissue following exposure to aromatizable or non-aromatizable androgens. Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2019;227:39-49 pubmed publisher
    ..The current study utilized in vitro exposure of mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) testis tissue to either the aromatizable androgen 17α-methyltestosterone (MT) or the non-..
  31. Chung D, Schulte P. Mechanisms and costs of mitochondrial thermal acclimation in a eurythermal killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). J Exp Biol. 2015;218:1621-31 pubmed publisher
    ..we examined how mitochondrial properties are affected by thermal acclimation in the eurythermal killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus - a species with substantial plasticity in whole-organism thermal limits...
  32. Blewett T, Wood C. Salinity-dependent nickel accumulation and oxidative stress responses in the euryhaline killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Arch Environ Contam Toxicol. 2015;68:382-94 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigated the oxidative stress effects of Ni on the euryhaline killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) as a function of salinity...
  33. Aluru N, Karchner S, Franks D, Nacci D, Champlin D, Hahn M. Targeted mutagenesis of aryl hydrocarbon receptor 2a and 2b genes in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Aquat Toxicol. 2015;158:192-201 pubmed publisher
    ..approaches to generate aryl hydrocarbon receptor 2a (AHR2a) and AHR2b gene mutations in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) embryos...
  34. Patterson J, Green C. Physiological management of dietary deficiency in n-3 fatty acids by spawning Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis). Fish Physiol Biochem. 2015;41:971-9 pubmed publisher
    ..utilized manipulation of dietary fatty acid (FA) profiles to examine the ability of spawning Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) to mobilize critical lipid components from somatic reserves or synthesize long-chain polyunsaturated FAs ..
  35. Bielmyer Fraser G, Harper B, Picariello C, Albritton Ford A. The influence of salinity and water chemistry on acute toxicity of cadmium to two euryhaline fish species. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2018;214:23-27 pubmed publisher
    The euryhaline killifishes, Fundulus heteroclitus and Kryptolebias marmoratus inhabit estuaries that rapidly change salinity...
  36. Schmidt B, Schaefer J. Comparative genetic isolation patterns for multiple headwater fishes in three geographic regions. J Fish Biol. 2018;92:1090-1109 pubmed publisher
    ..Genetic isolation patterns were compared using microsatellites in six headwater fishes, Fundulus olivaceus, Semotilus atromaculatus, Erimyzon claviformis, Etheostoma artesiae, Etheostoma whipplei and Etheostoma ..
  37. Osterberg J, Cammen K, Schultz T, Clark B, Di Giulio R. Genome-wide scan reveals signatures of selection related to pollution adaptation in non-model estuarine Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Aquat Toxicol. 2018;200:73-82 pubmed publisher
    ..build upon two decades of study of adaptation to anthropogenic pollutants in a population of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) that inhabits the creosote-contaminated Atlantic Wood Industries Superfund (AW) site on the ..
  38. Martos Sitcha J, MartínezRodríguez G, Mancera J, Fuentes J. AVT and IT regulate ion transport across the opercular epithelium of killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) and gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata). Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2015;182:93-101 pubmed publisher
    ..secretion was investigated with the short circuit current (Isc) technique in opercular epithelia of killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) and gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata)...
  39. Cotter K, Nacci D, Champlin D, Chuprin J, Callard G. Cloning of multiple ERα mRNA variants in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus), and differential expression by tissue type, stage of reproduction, and estrogen exposure in fish from polluted and unpolluted environments. Aquat Toxicol. 2015;159:184-97 pubmed publisher
    ..exposures, we compared estrogen receptor alpha (ERα) splicing variants in two populations of killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus): one resident in an estrogenic polluted environment (New Bedford Harbor, NBH, MA, USA) and one from ..
  40. Welsh D, Fuller R. Influence of sex and habitat on the size and shape of anal and dorsal fins of the blackstripe topminnow Fundulus notatus. J Fish Biol. 2015;86:217-27 pubmed publisher
    The size and shape of the anal and dorsal fin in the blackstripe topminnow Fundulus notatus from lake and stream habitats across multiple ages and sexes were examined...
  41. Fritsch E, Stegeman J, Goldstone J, Nacci D, Champlin D, Jayaraman S, et al. Expression and function of ryanodine receptor related pathways in PCB tolerant Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) from New Bedford Harbor, MA, USA. Aquat Toxicol. 2015;159:156-66 pubmed publisher
    Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) thrive in New Bedford Harbor (NBH), MA, highly contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)...
  42. Onduka T, Ojima D, Ito K, Mochida K, Koyama J, Fujii K. Reproductive toxicity of 1-nitronaphthalene and 1-nitropyrene exposure in the mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus. Ecotoxicology. 2015;24:648-56 pubmed publisher
    ..Further studies of the genotoxicity of nitrated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons at environmental levels are therefore needed to evaluate their ecotoxicological risks. ..
  43. Brix K, Brauner C, Schluter D, Wood C. Pharmacological evidence that DAPI inhibits NHE2 in Fundulus heteroclitus acclimated to freshwater. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2018;211:1-6 pubmed publisher
    Ionoregulation in the euryhaline killifish Fundulus heteroclitus has been intensively studied over the last two decades using a variety of techniques...
  44. Borowiec B, Darcy K, Gillette D, Scott G. Distinct physiological strategies are used to cope with constant hypoxia and intermittent hypoxia in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). J Exp Biol. 2015;218:1198-211 pubmed publisher
  45. Blewett T, Ransberry V, McClelland G, Wood C. Investigating the mechanisms of Ni uptake and sub-lethal toxicity in the Atlantic killifish Fundulus heteroclitus in relation to salinity. Environ Pollut. 2016;211:370-81 pubmed publisher
    The Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) is a resilient estuarine species that may be subjected to anthropogenic contamination of its natural habitat, by toxicants such as nickel (Ni)...
  46. Oziolor E, Apell J, Winfield Z, Back J, Usenko S, Matson C. Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) contamination in Galveston Bay, Texas: Comparing concentrations and profiles in sediments, passive samplers, and fish. Environ Pollut. 2018;236:609-618 pubmed publisher
    ..This contamination has driven adaptive evolution in a keystone species for Galveston Bay, the Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis)...
  47. Shaw J, Hampton T, King B, Whitehead A, Galvez F, Gross R, et al. Natural selection canalizes expression variation of environmentally induced plasticity-enabling genes. Mol Biol Evol. 2014;31:3002-15 pubmed publisher
    ..of putative plasticity-enabling genes that are involved in transforming the gill of the euryhaline teleost fish, Fundulus heteroclitus, from its freshwater to its seawater gill-type, a process that alters both morphology and function...
  48. Ransberry V, Morash A, Blewett T, Wood C, McClelland G. Oxidative stress and metabolic responses to copper in freshwater- and seawater-acclimated killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus. Aquat Toxicol. 2015;161:242-52 pubmed publisher
    ..investigated the effects of salinity on Cu-induced oxidative stress and metabolic responses in adult killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus...
  49. Jung D, Adamo M, Lehman R, Barnaby R, Jackson C, Jackson B, et al. A novel variant of aquaporin 3 is expressed in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) intestine. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2015;171:1-7 pubmed publisher
    Killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) are euryhaline teleosts that are widely used in environmental and toxicological studies, and they are tolerant to arsenic, in part due to very low assimilation of arsenic from the environment...
  50. Brown D, Bailey J, Oliveri A, Levin E, Di Giulio R. Developmental exposure to a complex PAH mixture causes persistent behavioral effects in naive Fundulus heteroclitus (killifish) but not in a population of PAH-adapted killifish. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2016;53:55-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, this is the first longitudinal behavioral study to use killifish, an environmentally important estuarine teleost fish, and this testing framework can be used for future contaminant assessment. ..
  51. Galleher S, Gilg M, Smith K. Comparison of larval thermal maxima between Fundulus heteroclitus and F. grandis. Fish Physiol Biochem. 2010;36:731-740 pubmed publisher
    b>Fundulus heteroclitus and F. grandis are resident salt marsh fishes that overlap in distribution over a narrow range in northeastern Florida...
  52. Glinka C, Frasca S, Provatas A, Lama T, Deguise S, Bosker T. The effects of model androgen 5α-dihydrotestosterone on mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) reproduction under different salinities. Aquat Toxicol. 2015;165:266-76 pubmed publisher
    ..a short-term reproductive bioassay was conducted under conditions of low and high salinity using mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus), a euryhaline species that is native to the east coast of North America...
  53. Ransberry V, Blewett T, McClelland G. The oxidative stress response in freshwater-acclimated killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) to acute copper and hypoxia exposure. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2016;179:11-8 pubmed publisher
    ..However, killifish are tolerant of Cu and hypoxia, and there was no evidence of a synergistic response to exposure to the two stressors combined compared to each stressor alone. ..
  54. Baris T, Crawford D, Oleksiak M. Acclimation and acute temperature effects on population differences in oxidative phosphorylation. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2016;310:R185-96 pubmed publisher
    ..on metabolism at these different time scales, we quantified cardiac oxidative phosphorylation (OxPhos) in three Fundulus taxa acclimated to 12 and 28°C and measured at three acute temperatures (12, 20, and 28°C)...
  55. Renick V, Weinersmith K, Vidal Dorsch D, Anderson T. Effects of a pesticide and a parasite on neurological, endocrine, and behavioral responses of an estuarine fish. Aquat Toxicol. 2016;170:335-343 pubmed publisher
    ..and the trematode parasite Euhaplorchis californiensis on three important traits of California killifish (Fundulus parvipinnis): neurotransmitter activity, release of the stress hormone cortisol, and behavior...
  56. Rutherford R, Lister A, Hewitt L, Maclatchy D. Effects of model aromatizable (17α-methyltestosterone) and non-aromatizable (5α-dihydrotestosterone) androgens on the adult mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) in a short-term reproductive endocrine bioassay. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2015;170:8-18 pubmed publisher
    ..on reproductive endocrine status in fish in estuarine environments, male and female adult northern mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus macrolepidotus) were exposed to an aromatizable androgen (17α-methyltestosterone; MT) and a non-..
  57. Brown C, Galvez F, Green C. Embryonic development and metabolic costs in Gulf killifish Fundulus grandis exposed to varying environmental salinities. Fish Physiol Biochem. 2012;38:1071-1082 pubmed publisher
    The Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) is a euryhaline fish found in coastal marsh along the entire of Gulf of Mexico and southern Atlantic of coast of the United States...
  58. Guan Y, Zhang G, Zhang S, Domangue B, Galvez F. The potential role of polyamines in gill epithelial remodeling during extreme hypoosmotic challenges in the Gulf killifish, Fundulus grandis. Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2016;194-195:39-50 pubmed publisher
    ..investigated the role of polyamines in the compensatory response of hypoosmotic challenge in the euryhaline fish, Fundulus grandis. Adult F. grandis were acclimated to 5 ppt water, transferred abruptly to 5, 2, 1, 0.5 and 0...
  59. McBryan T, Healy T, Haakons K, Schulte P. Warm acclimation improves hypoxia tolerance in Fundulus heteroclitus. J Exp Biol. 2016;219:474-84 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we used Atlantic killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, to test this hypothesis...
  60. Chung D, Sparagna G, Chicco A, Schulte P. Patterns of mitochondrial membrane remodeling parallel functional adaptations to thermal stress. J Exp Biol. 2018;221: pubmed publisher
    ..Using northern and southern subspecies of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) that are locally adapted to different environmental temperatures, we assessed whether thermal ..
  61. Burnett K, Bain L, Baldwin W, Callard G, Cohen S, Di Giulio R, et al. Fundulus as the premier teleost model in environmental biology: opportunities for new insights using genomics. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2007;2:257-86 pubmed
    A strong foundation of basic and applied research documents that the estuarine fish Fundulus heteroclitus and related species are unique laboratory and field models for understanding how individuals and populations interact with their ..
  62. Carr D, Smith E, Thiyagarajah A, Cromie M, Crumly C, Davis A, et al. Assessment of gonadal and thyroid histology in Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) from Barataria Bay Louisiana one year after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2018;154:245-254 pubmed publisher
    We examined gonads and thyroid glands of Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) 1yr after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. F. grandis were trapped from two impacted sites in Barataria Bay (Bayou St...
  63. Szymkowicz D, Schwendinger K, Tatnall C, Swetenburg J, Bain L. Embryonic-only arsenic exposure alters skeletal muscle satellite cell function in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Aquat Toxicol. 2018;198:276-286 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to use Fundulus heteroclitus or killifish as a model organism to determine if embryonic-only arsenic exposure permanently reduces ..
  64. Du X, Crawford D, Oleksiak M. Effects of Anthropogenic Pollution on the Oxidative Phosphorylation Pathway of Hepatocytes from Natural Populations of Fundulus heteroclitus. Aquat Toxicol. 2015;165:231-40 pubmed publisher
    ..respiration by measuring oxidative phosphorylation (OxPhos) metabolism in hepatocytes isolated from lab-depurated Fundulus heteroclitus from a Superfund site contaminated with PAHs (Elizabeth River VA, USA) relative to OxPhos metabolism ..
  65. Cozzi R, Robertson G, Spieker M, Claus L, Zaparilla G, Garrow K, et al. Paracellular pathway remodeling enhances sodium secretion by teleost fish in hypersaline environments. J Exp Biol. 2015;218:1259-69 pubmed publisher
    ..We assessed how this pathway is modified to allow Na(+) secretion in hypersaline environments. Mummichogs (Fundulus heteroclitus) acclimated to hypersaline [2× seawater (2SW), 64‰] for 30 days developed invasive ..
  66. Rigaud C, Couillard C, Pellerin J, Légaré B, Byer J, Alaee M, et al. Temporal variations in embryotoxicity of Lake Ontario American eel (Anguilla rostrata) extracts to developing Fundulus heteroclitus. Sci Total Environ. 2016;541:765-775 pubmed publisher
    ..of complex organic mixtures extracted from LO American eels captured in 1988, 1998 and 2008 to developing Fundulus heteroclitus exposed by intravitelline (IVi) injection...
  67. Weinersmith K, Hanninen A, Sih A, McElreath R, Earley R. The relationship between handling time and cortisol release rates changes as a function of brain parasite densities in California killifish Fundulus parvipinnis. J Fish Biol. 2016;88:1125-42 pubmed publisher
    This study validated a technique for non-invasive hormone measurements in California killifish Fundulus parvipinnis, and looked for associations between cortisol (a stress hormone) and 11-ketotestosterone (KT, an androgen) release rates ..
  68. Brennan R, Galvez F, Whitehead A. Reciprocal osmotic challenges reveal mechanisms of divergence in phenotypic plasticity in the killifish Fundulus heteroclitus. J Exp Biol. 2015;218:1212-22 pubmed publisher
    The killifish Fundulus heteroclitus is an estuarine species with broad physiological plasticity, enabling acclimation to diverse stressors...
  69. Larsen A, Bullard S, Womble M, Arias C. Community Structure of Skin Microbiome of Gulf Killifish, Fundulus grandis, Is Driven by Seasonality and Not Exposure to Oiled Sediments in a Louisiana Salt Marsh. Microb Ecol. 2015;70:534-44 pubmed publisher
    ..were used to analyze the bacterial communities (microbiome) associated with the skin and mucus of Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) that were collected from oiled and non-oiled salt marsh sites in Barataria Bay, LA...
  70. Dibble K, Meyerson L. Tidal flushing restores the physiological condition of fish residing in degraded salt marshes. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e46161 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study assessed the condition of resident fish populations (Fundulus heteroclitus) at four tidally restricted and four tidally restored marshes in New England invaded by P...
  71. Malone A, Cozzi R, Marshall W. Cold acclimation allows regulation of chloride secretion in a eurythermic teleost fish Fundulus heteroclitus. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2015;180:68-74 pubmed publisher
    b>Fundulus heteroclitus (mummichog or common killifish) is an ideal model for ion transport regulation in chloride cells of the opercular epithelium (OE) and the response to thermal challenge...
  72. Oziolor E, Dubansky B, Burggren W, Matson C. Cross-resistance in Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) populations resistant to dioxin-like compounds. Aquat Toxicol. 2016;175:222-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Populations of Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) from the HSC have adapted to resist developmental cardiac deformities caused by dioxin-like compounds (..
  73. Wojdylo J, Vogelbein W, Bain L, Rice C. AHR-related activities in a creosote-adapted population of adult atlantic killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, two decades post-EPA superfund status at the Atlantic Wood Site, Portsmouth, VA USA. Aquat Toxicol. 2016;177:74-85 pubmed publisher
    Atlantic killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, are adapted to creosote-based PAHs at the US EPA Superfund site known as Atlantic Wood (AW) on the southern branch of the Elizabeth River, VA USA...
  74. Gerber L, Jensen F, Madsen S, Marshall W. Nitric oxide inhibition of NaCl secretion in the opercular epithelium of seawater-acclimated killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus. J Exp Biol. 2016;219:3455-3464 pubmed
  75. Healy T, Chung D, Crowther K, Schulte P. Metabolic and regulatory responses involved in cold acclimation in Atlantic killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus. J Comp Physiol B. 2017;187:463-475 pubmed publisher
    ..examined the time course of changes in the expression of these genes and in metabolic rate in Atlantic killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus...
  76. Marshall W, Cozzi R, Spieker M. WNK1 and p38-MAPK distribution in ionocytes and accessory cells of euryhaline teleost fish implies ionoregulatory function. Biol Open. 2017;6:956-966 pubmed publisher
    ..Mummichogs (Fundulus heteroclitus L...
  77. Chung D, Bryant H, Schulte P. Thermal acclimation and subspecies-specific effects on heart and brain mitochondrial performance in a eurythermal teleost (Fundulus heteroclitus). J Exp Biol. 2017;220:1459-1471 pubmed publisher
    ..acclimation using high-resolution respirometry in two locally adapted subspecies of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus)...
  78. Szymkowicz D, Sims K, Castro N, Bridges W, Bain L. Embryonic-only arsenic exposure in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) reduces growth and alters muscle IGF levels one year later. Aquat Toxicol. 2017;186:1-10 pubmed publisher
    ..The goal of this study was to use killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) as a model to determine the long-term effects of embryonic-only arsenic exposure on muscle growth ..
  79. Lindberg C, Jayasundara N, Kozal J, Leuthner T, Di Giulio R. Resistance to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon toxicity and associated bioenergetic consequences in a population of Fundulus heteroclitus. Ecotoxicology. 2017;26:435-448 pubmed publisher
    ..Interestingly, some populations of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) inhabiting the Elizabeth River (ER) are resistant to PAH-induced teratogenesis...
  80. Henry E, MacCormack T. Taurine protects cardiac contractility in killifish, Fundulus heteroclitus, by enhancing sarcoplasmic reticular Ca2+ cycling. J Comp Physiol B. 2018;188:89-99 pubmed publisher
    ..Cardiac taurine concentrations varied in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) but were generally maintained following acute environmental challenges...
  81. Ghedotti M, Davis M. The taxonomic placement of three fossil <i>Fundulus</i> species and the timing of divergence within the North American topminnows (Teleostei: Fundulidae). Zootaxa. 2017;4250:577-586 pubmed publisher
    The fossils species †Fundulus detillae, †F. lariversi, and †F. nevadensis from localities in the western United States are represented by well-preserved material with date estimations...
  82. Matson C, Bone A, Auffan M, Lindberg T, Arnold M, Hsu Kim H, et al. Silver toxicity across salinity gradients: the role of dissolved silver chloride species (AgCl x ) in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) and medaka (Oryzias latipes) early life-stage toxicity. Ecotoxicology. 2016;25:1105-18 pubmed publisher
    The influence of salinity on Ag toxicity was investigated in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) early life-stages. Embryo mortality was significantly reduced as salinity increased and Ag(+) was converted to AgCl(solid)...
  83. Du X, Crawford D, Nacci D, Oleksiak M. Heritable oxidative phosphorylation differences in a pollutant resistant Fundulus heteroclitus population. Aquat Toxicol. 2016;177:44-50 pubmed publisher
    ..heritable differences in hepatocyte oxidative phosphorylation (OxPhos) metabolism in field-caught killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) from the highly polluted Elizabeth River, VA, USA, relative to fish from a nearby, relatively ..
  84. Townley I, Karchner S, Skripnikova E, Wiese T, Hahn M, Rees B. Sequence and functional characterization of hypoxia-inducible factors, HIF1α, HIF2αa, and HIF3α, from the estuarine fish, Fundulus heteroclitus. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2017;312:R412-R425 pubmed publisher
    ..The estuarine fish Fundulus heteroclitus is found in habitats prone to hypoxia...
  85. Abbaraju N, Boutaghou M, Townley I, Zhang Q, Wang G, Cole R, et al. Analysis of tissue proteomes of the Gulf killifish, Fundulus grandis, by 2D electrophoresis and MALDI-TOF/TOF mass spectrometry. Integr Comp Biol. 2012;52:626-35 pubmed publisher
    The Gulf killifish, Fundulus grandis, is a small teleost fish that inhabits marshes of the Gulf of Mexico and demonstrates high tolerance of environmental variation, making it an excellent subject for the study of physiological and ..
  86. Tait J, Mercer E, Gerber L, Robertson G, Marshall W. Osmotic versus adrenergic control of ion transport by ionocytes of Fundulus heteroclitus in the cold. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2017;203:255-261 pubmed publisher
    ..These data are consistent with a shift in these eurythermic animals from complex adrenergic control to relatively simple biomechanical osmotic control of ion secretion in the cold. ..
  87. Oziolor E, Howard W, Lavado R, Matson C. Induced pesticide tolerance results from detoxification pathway priming. Environ Pollut. 2017;224:615-621 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we used Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) to test the role of detoxification pathway priming in this inducible tolerance...
  88. Rodgers R, Roach J, Reid N, Whitehead A, Duvernell D. Phylogenomic analysis of Fundulidae (Teleostei: Cyprinodotiformes) using RNA-sequencing data. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2018;121:150-157 pubmed publisher
    ..The lack of a robust and fully resolved phylogeny for family Fundulidae and its most speciose genus Fundulus is an impediment to future research...
  89. Cotter K, Nacci D, Champlin D, Yeo A, Gilmore T, Callard G. Adaptive Significance of ER? Splice Variants in Killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) Resident in an Estrogenic Environment. Endocrinology. 2016;157:2294-308 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that a heritable change in the pattern of alternative splicing of ER? pre-mRNA is part of a genetic adaptive response to estrogens in a polluted environment. ..
  90. Brown D, Clark B, Garner L, Di Giulio R. Embryonic cardiotoxicity of weak aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonists and CYP1A inhibitor fluoranthene in the Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2016;188:45-51 pubmed publisher
    ..if binary exposure to weak AHR agonists and FL were also capable of causing cardiotoxicity in Atlantic killifish Fundulus heteroclitus embryos...
  91. Lloyd N, Janssen S, Reinfelder J, Barkay T. Co-selection of Mercury and Multiple Antibiotic Resistances in Bacteria Exposed to Mercury in the Fundulus heteroclitus Gut Microbiome. Curr Microbiol. 2016;73:834-842 pubmed
    ..co-selection of Hg and antibiotic-resistant bacteria that colonize the gastrointestinal tract of the mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus), a small, estuarine fish...
  92. Oziolor E, Carey A, Matson C. A non-destructive BFCOD assay for in vivo measurement of cytochrome P450 3A (CYP3A) enzyme activity in fish embryos and larvae. Ecotoxicology. 2017;26:809-819 pubmed publisher
    ..rapid and inexpensive method to measure in vivo (and in ovo) CYP3A activity in two fish systems: Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) and zebrafish (Danio rerio) early life stages...