Jeffrey Markert, Ph.D.
Evolutionary Genetics


Markert, J.A., D. Champlin, R. Gobell, J. S. Grear, A. Kuhn, T. J. McGreevy, A. Roth, M. Bagley and D. Nacci (2010).
Population genetic diversity and fitness in multiple environments.
BMC Evolutionary Biology 2010, 10: 205
and reviewed in F1000

Markert, J. A., R. C. Schelly, and M. L. J. Stiassny (2010).
Genetic isolation and morphological divergence mediated by high-energy rapids in two cichlid genera from the lower Congo rapids.
BMC Evolutionary Biology 2010, 10:149

Markert, J. A. and M. E. Arnegard, (2007). Size-dependent use of territorial space by a rock-dwelling cichlid fish . Oecologia 154: 611-621. Contact me for a reprint, or go to Springerlink.

Grant, P. R., B. R. Grant, J. A. Markert, L. F. Keller, and K. Petren, (2004). Convergent evolution of Darwin's finches caused by introgressive hybridization and selection. Evolution 58: 1588-1599.

Hey, J., Y-J Won, A. Sivasundar, R. Nielsen, J.A. Markert, (2004). Using nuclear haplotypes with microsatellites to study gene flow between recently separated cichlid species. Molecular Ecology 13: 909-919.

Markert, J. A., P. R. Grant, B. R. Grant, L.F. Keller, J. L. Coombs, and K. Petren. (2004) Neutral locus heterozygosity, inbreeding and survival of Darwin's ground finches (Geospiza fortis and G. scandens). Heredity 92: 306-315.

Grant, P. R., B. R. Grant, L. F. Keller, J.A. Markert and K. Petren, (2003). Inbreeding and Interbreeding in Darwin's finches. Evolution 57: 2911-2916.

Machado, C. A., R. M. Kliman, J.A. Markert, and J. Hey (2002). Inferring the history of speciation from multilocus sequence data: the case of Drosophila pseudoobscura and its close relatives. Molecular Biology and Evolution 19: 472-488.

Mayer AL, K . Petren, A. Shelton, MJ Cramer, B. Keane, J. Markert, B. Heath, E. Maurer, J.A. Roberts, B. Tonnis (2002). Scaling natal dispersal distances: Confounding factors. Conservation Ecology 6: art. no. r8.

Schliewen, U, K. Rassmann, M. Markmann, J. Markert, T. Kocher, D. Tautz, (2001). Genetic and Ecological Divergence of a Monophyletic Cichlid Species Pair under Fully Sympatric Conditions in Lake Ejagham, Cameroon. Molecular Ecology 10: 1471-1488.

Markert, J. A., P. D. Danley, M. E. Arnegard (2001). New Markers for New Species: Microsatellite Loci and the East African Cichlids. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 16: 100-109.

Danley, P., J. A. Markert, M. E. Arnegard, T. D. Kocher (2000). Divergence with gene flow in the rock-dwelling cichlids of Lake Malawi. Evolution 54: 1725-1737.

Albertson, R. C., J. A. Markert, P. D. Danley, and T. D. Kocher, (1999). Phylogeny of a rapidly evolving clade: the cichlid fishes of Lake Malawi, East Africa. PNAS 96: 5107-5110.

Arnegard, M. E., J. A. Markert, P. D. Danley, J. R. Stauffer and T. D. Kocher (1999). Population structure and colour variation of the cichlid fish Labeotropheus fuelleborni Ahl along a recently formed archipelago of rocky habitat patches in sourhern Lake Malawi. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 266: 119-130.

Markert, J. A., M. E. Arnegard, P. D. Danley, and T. D. Kocher (1999). Biogeography and population genetics of the Lake Malawi Cichlid Melanochromis auratus : Habitat Transience, Philopatry and Speciation. Molecular Ecology 8: 1013-1026.

Kellogg, K. A., J.A. Markert, J.R. Stauffer, Jr., and T. D. Kocher (1998). Intraspecific brood- mixing and reduced polyandry in a maternal mouthbrooding cichlid. Behavioral Ecology 9 (3): 309-312.

Sullivan, J. M., J. A Markert, and C. W. Kilpatrick (1997). Phylogeography and molecular systematics of the Peromyscus aztecus species group (Rodentia: Muridae) inferred using parsimony and likelihood. Systematic Biology 46 (3) 426-440.

Kellogg, K. A., J. A. Markert, J. R. Stauffer, and T. D. Kocher (1995). Microsatellite variation demonstrates multiple paternity in lekking cichlid fishes from Lake Malawi, Africa. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 260: 79-84.

Lake Malawi - January 2002