Publications

Crawford Lab authors are in bold

2016

Dembo, M., Radovic, D., Garvin, H.M., Laird, M.F., Schroeder, L., Scott, L.E., Ackermann, R.R., de Ruiter, D.J., Mooers, A.O., & M. Collard. 2016. The evolutionary relationships and age of Homo naledi: an assessment using dated Bayesian phylogenetic methods. Journal of Human Evolution 97:17-26.

Biega, A., Greenberg, D.A., Mooers, A.O,  Jones, O.R., and T. E. Martin. 2016.  Global representation of threatened amphibians ex situ is bolstered by non-traditional zoos, but gaps remain.  Animal Conservation. Early on-line version.

Jensen, E.L., Mooers, A.O., Caccone, A., and M. Russello. 2016. Determining the optimum complementary sets of taxa for conservation using evolutionary isolation. PeerJ.  10.7717/peerj.2350.

Hurteau, L.A., Mooers, A.O., Reynolds, J.D., and M.D. Hocking. 2016. Salmon nutrients are associated with the phylogenetic dispersion of riparian flowering-plant assemblages. Ecology. online version (an undergraduate thesis: congratulations to Leslie for application and tenacity.)

Tucker, C.M., Cadotte, M.W., Carvalho, S.B., Davies, T.J., Ferrier, S., Fritz, S.A., Grenyer, R., Helmus, M.R., Jin, L.S., Mooers, A.O., Pavoine, S., Purschke, O., Redding, D.W., Rosauer, D.F., Winter, W., and F. Mazel. 2016. A guide to phylogenetic metrics for conservation, community ecology and macroecology. Biological Reviews. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12252

Sandkam, B., Young, M., and F. Breden. Beauty in the eyes of the beholders: Color vision is tuned to mate preference in the Trinidadian guppy (Poecilia reticulata). Molecular Ecology (in press).

Procyshyn, T., Hurd, P., Crespi, B. (2016) Association testing of vasopressin receptor 1a microsatellite polymorphisms in non-clinical autism spectrum phenotypes. Autism Research (in press).

Crespi, B. (2016) Autism as a disorder of high intelligence. Frontiers in Neuroscience, Jun 30;10:300. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2016.00300. (PDF)

Armeanu, R., Mokkonen, M., and Crespi, B. (2016) Meta-analysis of BDNF in autism. Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology (published online 8 August 2016). (PDF)

Crespi, B., Leach, E., Dinsdale, N., Hurd , P. (2016) Imagination in human social cognition, autism, and psychotic-affective conditions. Cognition 150:181-199. (PDF)

Robinson, K.J., Hurd, P. Read, S., Crespi, B. (2016) The PCSK6 gene is associated with handedness, the autism spectrum, and magical ideation in a non-clinical population. Neuropsychologia 84:205-212. (PDF)

Dinsdale, N., Mokkonen, M., Crespi, B. (2016) The ‘extreme female brain’; increased cognitive empathy as a dimension of psychopathology. Evolution and Human Behaviour 37:323-336. (PDF)

Crespi, B. (2016) The kin selection of Religion.  In: Oxford Handbook of the Evolution of Religion. Edited by J. M. Liddle and T. Shackleford. (PDF)