Molecular Ecology

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Associated Title(s): Molecular Ecology Resources

  1. Original Articles

    1. Multiple processes drive genetic structure of humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) populations across spatial scales

      Francine Kershaw, Inês Carvalho, Jacqueline Loo, Cristina Pomilla, Peter B. Best, Ken P. Findlay, Salvatore Cerchio, Tim Collins, Marcia H. Engel, Gianna Minton, Peter Ersts, Jaco Barendse, P. G. H. Kotze, Yvette Razafindrakoto, Solange Ngouessono, Michael Meÿer, Meredith Thornton and Howard C. Rosenbaum

      Version of Record online: 8 JAN 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13943

  2. Special Issue: Microbial Local Adaptation

    1. Genomic evolution of bacterial populations under coselection by antibiotics and phage

      Johannes Cairns, Jens Frickel, Matti Jalasvuori, Teppo Hiltunen and Lutz Becks

      Version of Record online: 6 JAN 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13950

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      Comment on Rieux and Balloux: calibration from tip-dating can compromise topological accuracy and evolutionary inference

      Brent C. Emerson, Diego F. Alvarado-Serrano and Michael J. Hickerson

      Version of Record online: 31 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13951

  4. Original Articles

  5. Special Issue: Microbial Local Adaptation

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      Local adaptation at higher trophic levels: contrasting hyperparasite–pathogen infection dynamics in the field and laboratory

      Steven R. Parratt, Benoit Barrès, Rachel M. Penczykowski and Anna-Liisa Laine

      Version of Record online: 24 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13928

  6. Original Articles

    1. Buchnera has changed flatmate but the repeated replacement of co-obligate symbionts is not associated with the ecological expansions of their aphid hosts

      A. S. Meseguer, A. Manzano-Marín, A. Coeur d'Acier, A.-L. Clamens, M. Godefroid and E. Jousselin

      Version of Record online: 19 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13910

    2. Gut microbial ecology of lizards: insights into diversity in the wild, effects of captivity, variation across gut regions and transmission

      Kevin D. Kohl, Antonio Brun, Melisa Magallanes, Joshua Brinkerhoff, Alejandro Laspiur, Juan Carlos Acosta, Enrique Caviedes-Vidal and Seth R. Bordenstein

      Version of Record online: 14 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13921

  7. Special Issue: Microbial Local Adaptation

    1. Canine distemper virus in the Serengeti ecosystem: molecular adaptation to different carnivore species

      Veljko M. Nikolin, Ximena A. Olarte-Castillo, Nikolaus Osterrieder, Heribert Hofer, Edward Dubovi, Camila J. Mazzoni, Edgar Brunner, Katja V. Goller, Robert D. Fyumagwa, Patricia D. Moehlman, Dagmar Thierer and Marion L. East

      Version of Record online: 7 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13902

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      Co-evolutionary dynamics between a defensive microbe and a pathogen driven by fluctuating selection

      Suzanne A. Ford, David Williams, Steve Paterson and Kayla C. King

      Version of Record online: 5 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13906

    3. Host diversity limits the evolution of parasite local adaptation

      Daniel Morley, Jenny M. Broniewski, Edze R. Westra, Angus Buckling and Stineke van Houte

      Version of Record online: 28 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13917

  8. Special Issues: Microbial Local Adaptation

    1. Parasite genetic distance and local adaptation in co-evolving bacteria–bacteriophage populations

      Pauline D. Scanlan, Alex R. Hall and Angus Buckling

      Version of Record online: 24 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13897

  9. Original Articles

    1. Convergent evolution of social hybridogenesis in Messor harvester ants

      Jonathan Romiguier, Axel Fournier, Sze Huei Yek and Laurent Keller

      Version of Record online: 17 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13899

  10. Special Issue: Microbial Local Adaptation

    1. Experimental evolution of rhizobia may lead to either extra- or intracellular symbiotic adaptation depending on the selection regime

      Marta Marchetti, Camille Clerissi, Yasmine Yousfi, Carine Gris, Olivier Bouchez, Eduardo Rocha, Stéphane Cruveiller, Alain Jauneau, Delphine Capela and Catherine Masson-Boivin

      Version of Record online: 12 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13895

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      Genomic epidemiology of Cryptococcus yeasts identifies adaptation to environmental niches underpinning infection across an African HIV/AIDS cohort

      Mathieu Vanhove, Mathew A. Beale, Johanna Rhodes, Duncan Chanda, Shabir Lakhi, Geoffrey Kwenda, Sile Molloy, Natasha Karunaharan, Neil Stone, Thomas S. Harrison, Tihana Bicanic and Matthew C. Fisher

      Version of Record online: 8 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13891

  11. Original Articles

    1. Opsins have evolved under the permanent heterozygote model: insights from phylotranscriptomics of Odonata

      Anton Suvorov, Nicholas O. Jensen, Camilla R. Sharkey, M. Stanley Fujimoto, Paul Bodily, Haley M. Cahill Wightman, T. Heath Ogden, Mark J. Clement and Seth M. Bybee

      Version of Record online: 5 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13884

  12. Special Issue: Microbial Local Adaptation

    1. Continental-level population differentiation and environmental adaptation in the mushroom Suillus brevipes

      Sara Branco, Ke Bi, Hui-Ling Liao, Pierre Gladieux, Hélène Badouin, Christopher E. Ellison, Nhu H. Nguyen, Rytas Vilgalys, Kabir G. Peay, John W. Taylor and Thomas D. Bruns

      Version of Record online: 4 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13892

    2. Using long-term experimental evolution to uncover the patterns and determinants of molecular evolution of an Escherichia coli natural isolate in the streptomycin-treated mouse gut

      Mathilde Lescat, Adrien Launay, Mohamed Ghalayini, Mélanie Magnan, Jérémy Glodt, Coralie Pintard, Sara Dion, Erick Denamur and Olivier Tenaillon

      Version of Record online: 18 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13851

    3. Comparative transcriptomics reveal host-specific nucleotide variation in entomophthoralean fungi

      Henrik H. De Fine Licht, Annette B. Jensen and Jørgen Eilenberg

      Version of Record online: 14 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13863

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      Modified niche optima and breadths explain the historical contingency of bacterial community responses to eutrophication in coastal sediments

      S. Fodelianakis, A. Moustakas, N. Papageorgiou, O. Manoli, I. Tsikopoulou, G. Michoud, D. Daffonchio, I. Karakassis and E. D. Ladoukakis

      Version of Record online: 7 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/mec.13842