Nerida G Wilson
Affiliation: University of California
- Assessing the molluscan hypothesis Serialia (Monoplacophora+Polyplacophora) using novel molecular dataNerida G Wilson
Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
Mol Phylogenet Evol 54:187-93. 2010..Although our study provides support for Serialia and none for Conchifera, it appears that further resolution of molluscan relationships will require large increases of data...
- A species flock driven by predation? Secondary metabolites support diversification of slugs in antarcticaNerida G Wilson
Australian Museum Research Institute, The Australian Museum, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e80277. 2013..The recognition of this marine invertebrate species flock implicates a strongly synergistic role for selection and allopatry driving speciation in this system. ..
- Ocean barriers and glaciation: evidence for explosive radiation of mitochondrial lineages in the Antarctic sea slug Doris kerguelenensis (Mollusca, Nudibranchia)Nerida G Wilson
Department of Biological Sciences, 101 Rouse Life Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
Mol Ecol 18:965-984. 2009..Whether recognised as cryptic species or not, genetic diversity in Antarctic marine invertebrates appears higher than expected from morphological analyses, and supports the Antarctic biodiversity pump phenomenon...
- Fixed, free, and fixed: the fickle phylogeny of extant Crinoidea (Echinodermata) and their Permian-Triassic originGreg W Rouse
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
Mol Phylogenet Evol 66:161-81. 2013..Our tree topologies show various scenarios for the evolution of stalks and cirri in Articulata, so it is clear that further data and taxon sampling are needed to recover a more robust phylogeny of the group...
- Molecular identification of larvae of a tetraphyllidean tapeworm (Platyhelminthes: Eucestoda) in a razor clam as an alternative intermediate host in the life cycle of Acanthobothrium brevissimeNicholas D Holland
Division of Marine Biology, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 22093 0202, USA
J Parasitol 95:1215-7. 2009..The sequence data leave little doubt that the dwarf razor clam and the amphioxus are alternative intermediate hosts in the life cycle of A. brevissime...
- New deep-sea species of Xenoturbella and the position of XenacoelomorphaGreg W Rouse
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
Nature 530:94-7. 2016..Phylogenomic analyses of transcriptomic sequences support placement of Xenacoelomorpha as sister to Nephrozoa or Protostomia...
- Cryptic species of Archinome (Annelida: Amphinomida) from vents and seepsElizabeth Borda
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA 93093, USA, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA, CNRS, UMR 7263 IMBE, Institut Méditerranéen de la Biodiversité et d Ecologie Marine et Continentale, Aix Marseille Universite, Station marine d Endoume, rue de la Batterie des Lions, 13007 Marseille, France, AECOM Marine and Coastal Center, Woods Hole, MA 02543, USA, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA 02543, USA, Département Etude des Ecosystèmes Profonds, Centre de Brest de l IFREMER, 29280 Plouzané Cedex, France, CNRS, UPMC UMR 7127, Station Biologique de Roscoff, 29682 Roscoff, France, Department of Marine Ecology, University of Gothenburg, Tjarno, Stromstad, Sweden, Marine Biology Department, Texas A and M University at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77553, USA
Proc Biol Sci 280:20131876. 2013....
- A dwarf male reversal in bone-eating wormsGreg W Rouse
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA Electronic address
Curr Biol 25:236-41. 2015..priapus n. sp. males are anchored in bone, they possess an extensible trunk that allows them to roam across the bone to contact and inseminate females. Evolutionary and ecological implications of a loss of male dwarfism are discussed...