Locke Rowe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sexually antagonistic coevolution in a mating system: combining experimental and comparative approaches to address evolutionary processes
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Evolution 56:754-67. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Correlated evolution of allometry and sexual dimorphism across higher taxa
    Stephen P De Lisle
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Am Nat 182:630-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Gene duplication in the evolution of sexual dimorphism
    Minyoung J Wyman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3B2, Canada
    Evolution 66:1556-66. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The effects of selective history and environmental heterogeneity on inbreeding depression in experimental populations of Drosophila melanogaster
    Tristan A F Long
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Am Nat 181:532-44. 2013
  5. pmc Relative effectiveness of mating success and sperm competition at eliminating deleterious mutations in Drosophila melanogaster
    Sean C A Clark
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e37351. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Sexual selection and the evolution of genital shape and complexity in water striders
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Evolution 66:40-54. 2012
  7. doi request reprint An examination of the variation in maternal placentae across the genus Poeciliopsis (Poeciliidae)
    Lucia Kwan
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 3B2
    J Morphol 276:707-20. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Function, developmental genetics, and fitness consequences of a sexually antagonistic trait
    Abderrahman Khila
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Science 336:585-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The effect of sexual selection on offspring fitness depends on the nature of genetic variation
    Tristan A F Long
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3B2, Canada
    Curr Biol 22:204-8. 2012
  10. pmc Notonecta exhibit threat-sensitive, predator-induced dispersal
    Shannon J McCauley
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Lett 6:449-52. 2010

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Sexually antagonistic coevolution in a mating system: combining experimental and comparative approaches to address evolutionary processes
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Evolution 56:754-67. 2002
    ..Our analyses also suggested that evolution has been unconstrained by history, with no consistent evolutionary tendency toward or away from male or female relative advantage...
  2. doi request reprint Correlated evolution of allometry and sexual dimorphism across higher taxa
    Stephen P De Lisle
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Am Nat 182:630-9. 2013
    ..These data suggest that allometry changes significantly as a function of size. Our results illustrate that the relationship between female size and male size varies with both the degree of sexual dimorphism and the body size of a clade...
  3. doi request reprint Gene duplication in the evolution of sexual dimorphism
    Minyoung J Wyman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3B2, Canada
    Evolution 66:1556-66. 2012
    ..We conclude that the data are consistent with a role of gene duplication in fostering male-biased, but not female-biased, gene expression, thereby aiding the evolution of sexual dimorphism...
  4. doi request reprint The effects of selective history and environmental heterogeneity on inbreeding depression in experimental populations of Drosophila melanogaster
    Tristan A F Long
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Am Nat 181:532-44. 2013
    ..Though both of these factors are significant predictors of inbreeding depression in our study, there is an effect of assay environment on inbreeding depression that cannot be explained by either stress or CV...
  5. pmc Relative effectiveness of mating success and sperm competition at eliminating deleterious mutations in Drosophila melanogaster
    Sean C A Clark
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e37351. 2012
    ..Establishing whether the various stages of sexual selection affect deleterious mutations differently, and to what extent, remains an important issue to resolve...
  6. doi request reprint Sexual selection and the evolution of genital shape and complexity in water striders
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Evolution 66:40-54. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint An examination of the variation in maternal placentae across the genus Poeciliopsis (Poeciliidae)
    Lucia Kwan
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 3B2
    J Morphol 276:707-20. 2015
    ..J. Morphol. 276:707-720, 2015. © 2015 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  8. doi request reprint Function, developmental genetics, and fitness consequences of a sexually antagonistic trait
    Abderrahman Khila
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Science 336:585-9. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The effect of sexual selection on offspring fitness depends on the nature of genetic variation
    Tristan A F Long
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3B2, Canada
    Curr Biol 22:204-8. 2012
    ..Consequently, studies based on laboratory populations, cultured for prolonged periods under homogeneous conditions, may provide a skewed perspective on the relationship between sexual and natural selection...
  10. pmc Notonecta exhibit threat-sensitive, predator-induced dispersal
    Shannon J McCauley
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Lett 6:449-52. 2010
    ..These results suggest that risk within a habitat can affect dispersal among habitats in a landscape and thus affect community structure on a much greater scale than the direct effect of predation itself...
  11. ncbi request reprint The deadly effects of "nonlethal" predators
    Shannon J McCauley
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Ecology 92:2043-8. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that stress responses induced by exposure to predator cues increase the vulnerability of prey to other mortality factors, and that mere exposure to predators can result in significant increases in mortality...
  12. pmc The interactive effects of competition and predation risk on dispersal in an insect
    Celina B Baines
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S3B2
    Biol Lett 10:. 2014
    ..Our results indicate that factorial experiments may be required to understand dispersal dynamics under realistic ecological conditions. ..
  13. doi request reprint Evolution of sexual dimorphism in phenotypic covariance structure in Phymata
    David Punzalan
    Department of Natural History, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 2C6
    Evolution 69:1597-609. 2015
    ..Collectively, our findings suggest that sexual dimorphism in covariance structure may be a common but underappreciated feature of dioecious populations. ..
  14. doi request reprint Ecological Character Displacement between the Sexes
    Stephen P De Lisle
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Am Nat 186:693-707. 2015
    ..We suggest that resource competition may often contribute to sexual divergence jointly with other sources of sex-biased selection, especially when ecological opportunity is sex specific. ..
  15. pmc Independent evolution of the sexes promotes amphibian diversification
    Stephen P De Lisle
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3B2
    Proc Biol Sci 282:20142213. 2015
    ..Our work reconciles conflicting predictions from ecological and evolutionary theory and illustrates that the ability of the sexes to evolve independently is associated with a spectacular vertebrate radiation. ..
  16. doi request reprint Male bias in distributions of additive genetic, residual, and phenotypic variances of shared traits
    Minyoung J Wyman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B2, Canada
    Am Nat 184:326-37. 2014
    ..Understanding why traits have sex-specific patterns of variation awaits further investigation...
  17. pmc Sexual conflict and the function of genitalic claws in guppies (Poecilia reticulata)
    Lucia Kwan
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Lett 9:20130267. 2013
    ....
  18. pmc Gene-environment interplay in Drosophila melanogaster: chronic food deprivation in early life affects adult exploratory and fitness traits
    James Geoffrey Burns
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:17239-44. 2012
    ..The natural for variants are an excellent model to examine how GEIs underlie the biological embedding of early experience...
  19. doi request reprint Sexual conflict and antagonistic coevolution across water strider populations
    Jennifer C Perry
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, M5S 3B2, Canada
    Evolution 66:544-57. 2012
    ..Thus, a strong signal of sexually antagonistic coevolution is apparent even among populations. These results open opportunities to understand links between sexual arms races, ecological variation, and reproductive isolation...
  20. doi request reprint Condition-dependence of the sexually dimorphic transcriptome in Drosophila melanogaster
    Minyoung J Wyman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3B2, Canada
    Evolution 64:1836-48. 2010
    ..Our results demonstrate that through condition-dependence, early life experience has dramatic effects on sexual dimorphism in the adult transcriptome...
  21. doi request reprint Temporally variable multivariate sexual selection on sexually dimorphic traits in a wild insect population
    David Punzalan
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Nat 175:401-14. 2010
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Rapid microsatellite development for water striders by next-generation sequencing
    Jen C Perry
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto ON M5S 3B2, Canada
    J Hered 102:125-9. 2011
    ..The current study demonstrates an effective method for microsatellite development and shows that light sequencing of genomic DNA can provide numerous and highly variable markers...
  23. ncbi request reprint Natural selection in a bottle
    David Houle
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G5, Canada
    Am Nat 161:50-67. 2003
    ..Ultimately, laboratory systems provide the best opportunity for the study of natural selection, genetic variation, and evolutionary response in the same population...
  24. pmc Detecting sexually antagonistic coevolution with population crosses
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G5, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 270:2009-16. 2003
    ..These results suggest a reinterpretation of several recent experiments and have important implications for developing theories of speciation when sexually antagonistic coevolution is involved...
  25. ncbi request reprint Resource limitation, predation risk and compensatory growth in a damselfly
    Caitlin Dmitriew
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, M5S 3G5, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Oecologia 142:150-4. 2005
    ..Predators reduced foraging effort of larvae, but this reduction did not differ between control larvae and those previously exposed to poor nutrition...
  26. ncbi request reprint Escalation, retreat, and female indifference as alternative outcomes of sexually antagonistic coevolution
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G5, Canada
    Am Nat 165:S5-18. 2005
    ..Together, these results suggest that identifying the nature of genetic variation in and the strength of natural selection on female resistance should be a central goal of future studies of sexual conflict...
  27. pmc Detecting sexual conflict and sexually antagonistic coevolution
    Locke Rowe
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G5, Canada
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:277-85. 2006
    ..A mix of selection and manipulative studies on these is likely the most promising route...
  28. ncbi request reprint The shaping of senescence in the wild
    Paul D Williams
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, 25 Harbord St, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:458-63. 2006
    ..We argue that it is necessary to move beyond the simplistic classical expectation and to take a more comprehensive and precise approach to studies of senescence, both theoretically and empirically...
  29. pmc Sexual selection mediated by the thermoregulatory effects of male colour pattern in the ambush bug Phymata americana
    David Punzalan
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 275:483-92. 2008
    ..e. cool ambient temperature). As far as we are aware, this is the first study to provide evidence that sexual dimorphism can be accounted for by sexual selection on thermoregulatory performance...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sperm competition and the evolution of ejaculate composition
    Erin Cameron
    Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am Nat 169:E158-72. 2007
    ..It also predicts the evolution of distinct patterns in ejaculate composition depending on the function of seminal fluid. In the discussion, we highlight a number of potential approaches for testing the theory that we develop...
  31. ncbi request reprint Correlated evolution of male and female morphologles in water striders
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Sweden
    Evolution 56:936-47. 2002
    ..Furthermore, our comparative analyses supports the prediction that correlated evolution of armament in the two sexes should be both rapid and bidirectional...
  32. ncbi request reprint Antagonistic coevolution between the sexes in a group of insects
    Goran Arnqvist
    Department of Animal Ecology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, University of Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Nature 415:787-9. 2002
    ..Evolutionary change in the balance of armament between males and females, but not in the species-specific level of escalation, has resulted in evolutionary change in the outcome of sexually antagonistic interactions such as mating rate...