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Dr Vicencio Oostra

Independent Research Fellow Evolution, Ecology and Behaviour

    Publications

    2019

    Research priorities for maintaining biodiversitys contributions to people in Latin America (Journal article)

    Pearson, R., Martínez-Meyer, E., Andrade Velázquez, M., Caron, M., Corona-Núñez, R., Davis, K., . . . Marquet, P. (n.d.). Research priorities for maintaining biodiversitys contributions to people in Latin America. doi:10.14324/111.444/000014.v2

    DOI: 10.14324/111.444/000014.v2

    Research priorities for maintaining biodiversitys contributions to people in Latin America (Journal article)

    Pearson, R., Martínez-Meyer, E., Andrade Velázquez, M., Caron, M., Corona-Núñez, R., Davis, K., . . . Marquet, P. (n.d.). Research priorities for maintaining biodiversitys contributions to people in Latin America. doi:10.14324/111.444/000014.v1

    DOI: 10.14324/111.444/000014.v1

    Effects of adult temperature on gene expression in a butterfly: identifying pathways associated with thermal acclimation (Journal article)

    Franke, K., Karl, I., Centeno, T. P., Feldmeyer, B., Lassek, C., Oostra, V., . . . Fischer, K. (2019). Effects of adult temperature on gene expression in a butterfly: identifying pathways associated with thermal acclimation. BMC EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY, 19. doi:10.1186/s12862-019-1362-y

    DOI: 10.1186/s12862-019-1362-y

    On the power to detect rare recombination events (Journal article)

    Wright, A. E., Darolti, I., Bloch, N. I., Oostra, V., Sandkam, B. A., Buechel, S. D., . . . Mank, J. E. (2019). On the power to detect rare recombination events. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 116(26), 12607-12608. doi:10.1073/pnas.1905555116

    DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1905555116

    2018

    Regulatory and sequence evolution in response to selection for improved associative learning ability in Nasonia vitripennis (Journal article)

    Kraaijeveld, K., Oostra, V., Liefting, M., Wertheim, B., de Meijer, E., & Ellers, J. (2018). Regulatory and sequence evolution in response to selection for improved associative learning ability in Nasonia vitripennis. BMC GENOMICS, 19. doi:10.1186/s12864-018-5310-9

    DOI: 10.1186/s12864-018-5310-9

    Strong phenotypic plasticity limits potential for evolutionary responses to climate change (Journal article)

    Oostra, V., Saastamoinen, M., Zwaan, B. J., & Wheat, C. W. (2018). Strong phenotypic plasticity limits potential for evolutionary responses to climate change. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 9. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-03384-9

    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03384-9

    2017

    A high-coverage draft genome of the mycalesine butterfly Bicyclus anynana (Journal article)

    Nowell, R. W., Elsworth, B., Oostra, V., Zwaan, B. J., Wheat, C. W., Saastamoinen, M., . . . Blaxter, M. (2017). A high-coverage draft genome of the mycalesine butterfly Bicyclus anynana. GIGASCIENCE, 6(7). doi:10.1093/gigascience/gix035

    DOI: 10.1093/gigascience/gix035

    Convergent recombination suppression suggests role of sexual selection in guppy sex chromosome formation (Journal article)

    Wright, A. E., Darolti, I., Bloch, N. I., Oostra, V., Sandkam, B., Buechel, S. D., . . . Mank, J. E. (2017). Convergent recombination suppression suggests role of sexual selection in guppy sex chromosome formation. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 8. doi:10.1038/ncomms14251

    DOI: 10.1038/ncomms14251

    2016

    The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project (Journal article)

    Hudson, L. N., Newbold, T., Contu, S., Hill, S. L. L., Lysenko, I., De Palma, A., . . . Purvis, A. (2017). The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project. ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION, 7(1), 145-188. doi:10.1002/ece3.2579

    DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2579

    2014

    Adaptive developmental plasticity: Compartmentalized responses to environmental cues and to corresponding internal signals provide phenotypic flexibility (Journal article)

    Mateus, A. R. A., Marques-Pita, M., Oostra, V., Lafuente, E., Brakefield, P. M., Zwaan, B. J., & Beldade, P. (2014). Adaptive developmental plasticity: Compartmentalized responses to environmental cues and to corresponding internal signals provide phenotypic flexibility. BMC BIOLOGY, 12. doi:10.1186/s12915-014-0097-x

    DOI: 10.1186/s12915-014-0097-x

    Ecdysteroid Hormones Link the Juvenile Environment to Alternative Adult Life Histories in a Seasonal Insect (Journal article)

    Oostra, V., Mateus, A. R. A., van der Burg, K. R. L., Piessens, T., van Eijk, M., Brakefield, P. M., . . . Zwaan, B. J. (2014). Ecdysteroid Hormones Link the Juvenile Environment to Alternative Adult Life Histories in a Seasonal Insect. AMERICAN NATURALIST, 184(3), E79-E92. doi:10.1086/677260

    DOI: 10.1086/677260

    On the fate of seasonally plastic traits in a rainforest butterfly under relaxed selection (Journal article)

    Oostra, V., Brakefield, P. M., Hiltemann, Y., Zwaan, B. J., & Brattstrom, O. (2014). On the fate of seasonally plastic traits in a rainforest butterfly under relaxed selection. ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION, 4(13), 2654-2667. doi:10.1002/ece3.1114

    DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1114

    2011

    Translating environmental gradients into discontinuous reaction norms via hormone signalling in a polyphenic butterfly (Journal article)

    Oostra, V., de Jong, M. A., Invergo, B. M., Kesbeke, F., Wende, F., Brakefield, P. M., & Zwaan, B. J. (2011). Translating environmental gradients into discontinuous reaction norms via hormone signalling in a polyphenic butterfly. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 278(1706), 789-797. doi:10.1098/rspb.2010.1560

    DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2010.1560

    RNA interference in Lepidoptera: An overview of successful and unsuccessful studies and implications for experimental design (Journal article)

    Terenius, O., Papanicolaou, A., Garbutt, J. S., Eleftherianos, I., Huvenne, H., Kanginakudru, S., . . . Smagghe, G. (2011). RNA interference in Lepidoptera: An overview of successful and unsuccessful studies and implications for experimental design. JOURNAL OF INSECT PHYSIOLOGY, 57(2), 231-245. doi:10.1016/j.jinsphys.2010.11.006

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2010.11.006

    2008

    Implications of deforestation for the abundance of restricted-range bird species in a Costa Rican cloud-forest (Journal article)

    Oostra, V., Gomes, L. G. L., & Nijman, V. (2008). Implications of deforestation for the abundance of restricted-range bird species in a Costa Rican cloud-forest. Bird Conservation International, 18(1), 11-19. doi:10.1017/s0959270908000038

    DOI: 10.1017/s0959270908000038

    Tolerance of frugivorous birds to habitat disturbance in a tropical cloud forest (Journal article)

    Gomes, L. G. L., Oostra, V., Nijman, V., Cleef, A. M., & Kappelle, M. (2008). Tolerance of frugivorous birds to habitat disturbance in a tropical cloud forest. BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION, 141(3), 860-871. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2008.01.007

    DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2008.01.007