Kevin A Feldheim

Summary

Affiliation: The Field Museum
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The breeding biology of lemon sharks at a tropical nursery lagoon
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 West Taylor Street, 60607, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1655-61. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Shark virgin birth produces multiple, viable offspring
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Pritzker Laboratory for Molecular Systematics and Evolution, The Field Museum, 1400 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    J Hered 101:374-7. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of parental microsatellite genotypes reveals female polyandry and philopatry in the lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Evolution 58:2332-42. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Two decades of genetic profiling yields first evidence of natal philopatry and long-term fidelity to parturition sites in sharks
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Pritzker Laboratory for Molecular Systematics and Evolution, Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL, 60605, USA
    Mol Ecol 23:110-7. 2014
  5. pmc Low genetic differentiation across three major ocean populations of the whale shark, Rhincodon typus
    Jennifer V Schmidt
    The Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4988. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Microsatellite loci for dreissenid mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Dreissenidae) and relatives: markers for assessing exotic and native populations
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Field Museum, 1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Mol Ecol Resour 11:725-32. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Genetic Diversity of White Sharks, Carcharodon carcharias, in the Northwest Atlantic and Southern Africa
    Shannon J O'Leary
    From the School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11394 O Leary, Fields, and Chapman the Pritzker Laboratory for Molecular Systematics and Evolution, The Field Museum, Chicago, IL 60605 Feldheim the National Marine Fisheries Service, Apex Predators Program, Narragansett, RI 02882 Natanson the KwaZulu Natal Sharks Board and Biomedical Resource Unit, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4000, South Africa Wintner the Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario N9B3P4, Canada Hussey the Save our Seas Shark Center and Guy Harvey Research Institute, Nova Southeastern University, FL 33004 Shivji and the Institute of Ocean Conservation Science, Stony Brook, NY 11794 Chapman
    J Hered 106:258-65. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Investigating the allelic evolution of an imperfect microsatellite locus in the Hawaiian mushroom Rhodocollybia laulaha
    Matthew R Keirle
    Committee on Evolutionary Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Hered 102:727-34. 2011
  9. doi request reprint A genetic assessment of polyandry and breeding-site fidelity in lemon sharks
    Joseph D DiBattista
    Redpath Museum and Department of Biology, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Mol Ecol 17:3337-51. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Are indirect genetic benefits associated with polyandry? Testing predictions in a natural population of lemon sharks
    Joseph D DiBattista
    Redpath Museum and Department of Biology, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke St West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Mol Ecol 17:783-95. 2008

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Publications10

  1. pmc The breeding biology of lemon sharks at a tropical nursery lagoon
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 West Taylor Street, 60607, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1655-61. 2002
    ..The ubiquitous polyandry reported here raises the possibility that genetic incompatibility and post-copulatory paternity-biasing mechanisms may operate in viviparous sharks...
  2. doi request reprint Shark virgin birth produces multiple, viable offspring
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Pritzker Laboratory for Molecular Systematics and Evolution, The Field Museum, 1400 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    J Hered 101:374-7. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate that some female sharks are capable of producing, multiple, viable offspring through parthenogenesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of parental microsatellite genotypes reveals female polyandry and philopatry in the lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Evolution 58:2332-42. 2004
    ..Adult male sharks rarely sired more than one litter at Bimini and may mate over a broader geographic area...
  4. doi request reprint Two decades of genetic profiling yields first evidence of natal philopatry and long-term fidelity to parturition sites in sharks
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Pritzker Laboratory for Molecular Systematics and Evolution, Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL, 60605, USA
    Mol Ecol 23:110-7. 2014
    ..Long-term fidelity to specific nursery sites coupled with natal philopatry highlights the merits of emerging spatial and local conservation efforts for these threatened predators...
  5. pmc Low genetic differentiation across three major ocean populations of the whale shark, Rhincodon typus
    Jennifer V Schmidt
    The Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4988. 2009
    ..Genetic analysis of population structure is one essential component of the baseline data required for whale shark conservation...
  6. doi request reprint Microsatellite loci for dreissenid mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Dreissenidae) and relatives: markers for assessing exotic and native populations
    Kevin A Feldheim
    Field Museum, 1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Mol Ecol Resour 11:725-32. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Genetic Diversity of White Sharks, Carcharodon carcharias, in the Northwest Atlantic and Southern Africa
    Shannon J O'Leary
    From the School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11394 O Leary, Fields, and Chapman the Pritzker Laboratory for Molecular Systematics and Evolution, The Field Museum, Chicago, IL 60605 Feldheim the National Marine Fisheries Service, Apex Predators Program, Narragansett, RI 02882 Natanson the KwaZulu Natal Sharks Board and Biomedical Resource Unit, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4000, South Africa Wintner the Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario N9B3P4, Canada Hussey the Save our Seas Shark Center and Guy Harvey Research Institute, Nova Southeastern University, FL 33004 Shivji and the Institute of Ocean Conservation Science, Stony Brook, NY 11794 Chapman
    J Hered 106:258-65. 2015
    ..Our study also highlights how assessment of genetic diversity can complement other sources of information to better understand the status of threatened marine fish populations. ..
  8. doi request reprint Investigating the allelic evolution of an imperfect microsatellite locus in the Hawaiian mushroom Rhodocollybia laulaha
    Matthew R Keirle
    Committee on Evolutionary Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Hered 102:727-34. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint A genetic assessment of polyandry and breeding-site fidelity in lemon sharks
    Joseph D DiBattista
    Redpath Museum and Department of Biology, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Mol Ecol 17:3337-51. 2008
    ..e. body size and growth) among sites. The finding of at least some site fidelity in females also supports the need for careful conservation of each nursery...
  10. doi request reprint Are indirect genetic benefits associated with polyandry? Testing predictions in a natural population of lemon sharks
    Joseph D DiBattista
    Redpath Museum and Department of Biology, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke St West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Mol Ecol 17:783-95. 2008
    ..Our inability to find indirect genetic benefits of polyandry despite detailed pedigree and survival information suggests the need for similar assessments in other natural populations...