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Research at St Andrews

David Michael Shuker

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  1. 2018
  2. Published

    Differential gene expression is not required for facultative sex allocation: a transcriptome analysis of brain tissue in the parasitoid wasp Nasonia vitripennis

    Cook, N., Boulton, R., Green, J., Trivedi, U., Tauber, E., Pannebakker, B. A., Ritchie, M. G. & Shuker, D. M., Feb 2018, In : Royal Society Open Science. 5, 8 p., 171718.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Divergence is not speciation, or why we need females: a comment on Tinghitella et al

    Burdfield-Steel, E. R. & Shuker, D. M., 3 Jul 2018, In : Behavioral Ecology. 29, 4, p. 801

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    Sperm blocking is not a male adaptation to sperm competition in a parasitoid wasp

    Boulton, R. A., Cook, N., Green, J., Greenway, E. V. & Shuker, D. M., 13 Jan 2018, In : Behavioral Ecology. 29, 1, p. 253-263

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    The fitness effects of a pale mutant in the aposematic seed bug Lygaeus simulans indicate pleiotropy between warning coloration and life history

    Balfour, V. L., Aumont, C., Dougherty, L. R. & Shuker, D. M., Dec 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 24, p. 12855-12866 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. 2017
  7. Published

    Can females choose to avoid mating failure in the seed bug Lygaeus simulans?

    Greenway, E. V. G., Balfour, V. L. & Shuker, D. M., Jul 2017, In : Animal Behaviour. 129, p. 61-69 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Reproductive interference in insects

    Shuker, D. M. & Burdfield-Steel, E. R., Aug 2017, In : Ecological Entomology. 42, S1, p. 65-75

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. 2016
  10. Published

    DNA methylation changes induced by long and short photoperiods in Nasonia

    Pegoraro, M., Bafna, A., Davies, N. J., Shuker, D. M. & Tauber, E., 1 Feb 2016, In : Genome Research. 26, 2, p. 203-210 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Exposure to the neonicotinoid imidacloprid disrupts sex allocation cue use during superparasitism in the parasitoid wasp Nasonia vitripennis

    Cook, N., Green, J., Shuker, D. M. & Whitehorn, P. R., 7 Nov 2016, In : Ecological Entomology. 41, 6, p. 693-697 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Polyandry is context-dependent but not convenient in a mostly monandrous wasp

    Boulton, R. & Shuker, D. M., Feb 2016, In : Animal Behaviour. 112, p. 119-125

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    Postcopulatory sexual selection when a female mates once

    Dougherty, L. R., Simmons, L. W. & Shuker, D. M., Jun 2016, In : Animal Behaviour. 116, p. 13-16 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  14. Published

    Sex allocation and the evolution of insemination capacity under local mate competition

    Martel, V., Shuker, D. M., Boulton, R. A., Damiens, D. & Boivin, G., May 2016, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 159, 2, p. 230-242 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Variation in pre- and post-copulatory sexual selection on male genital size in two species of lygaeid bug

    Dougherty, L. R. & Shuker, D. M., Apr 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 70, 4, p. 625-637 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. 2015
  17. Published

    A sex allocation cost to polyandry in a parasitoid wasp

    Boulton, R. & Shuker, D. M., 3 Jun 2015, In : Biology Letters. 11, 4 p., 20150205.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Beyond sex allocation: the role of mating systems in sexual selection in parasitoid wasps

    Boulton, R. A., Collins, L. A. & Shuker, D. M., May 2015, In : Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society. 90, 2, p. 599-627 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  19. Published

    DNA methylation and sex allocation in the parasitoid wasp Nasonia vitripennis

    Cook, N., Pannebakker, B., Tauber, E. & Shuker, D. M., Oct 2015, In : American Naturalist. 186, 4, p. 513-518

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Do the benefits of polyandry scale with outbreeding?

    Burdfield-Steel, E. R., Auty, S. & Shuker, D. M., Sep 2015, In : Behavioral Ecology. 26, 5, p. 1423-1431 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Experimental reduction of intromittent organ length reduces male reproductive success in a bug

    Dougherty, L. R., Rahman, I. A., Burdfield-Steel, E. R., Greenway, E. V. & Shuker, D. M., Jun 2015, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 282, 1808, 8 p., 20150724.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    Oviposition but not sex allocation is associated with transcriptomic changes in females of the parasitoid wasp Nasonia vitripennis

    Cook, N., Trivedi, U., Pannebakker, B. A., Blaxter, M., Ritchie, M. G., Tauber, E., Sneddon, T. & Shuker, D. M., 1 Dec 2015, In : G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 5, 12, p. 2885-2892

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Patterns of reproductive isolation within and between two Lygaeus species characterized by sexual conflicts over mating

    Evans, G. M. V., Nowlan, T. & Shuker, D. M., Dec 2015, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 116, 4, p. 890-901 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Sex allocation theory reveals a hidden cost of neonicotinoid exposure in a parasitoid wasp

    Whitehorn, P. R., Cook, N., Blackburn, C. V., Gill, S. M., Green, J. & Shuker, D. M., May 2015, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 282, 1807, 6 p., 20150389.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    The costs and benefits of multiple mating in a mostly monandrous wasp

    Boulton, R. & Shuker, D. M., Apr 2015, In : Evolution. 69, 4, p. 939-949 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    The extent and costs of reproductive interference among four species of true bug

    Shuker, D. M., Currie, N., Hoole, T. & Burdfield-Steel, E. R., Apr 2015, In : Population Ecology. 57, 2, p. 321-331 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    The repeatability of mating failure in a polyandrous bug

    Greenway, E. V. & Shuker, D. M., Aug 2015, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 28, 8, p. 1578-1582

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. 2014
  29. Published

    Mate-guarding in a promiscuous insect: species discrimination influences context-dependent behaviour

    Burdfield-Steel, E. R. & Shuker, D. M., Nov 2014, In : Evolutionary Ecology. 28, 6, p. 1031-1042 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    The evolutionary ecology of the Lygaeidae

    Burdfield-Steel, E. R. & Shuker, D. M., Jun 2014, In : Ecology and Evolution. 4, 11, p. 2278-2301 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  31. Published

    The niche construction perspective: a critical appraisal

    Scott-Phillips, T. C., Laland, K. N., Shuker, D. M., Dickins, T. E. & West, S. A., May 2014, In : Evolution. 68, 5, p. 1231-1243 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  32. 2013
  33. Published

    What, where and when: deconstructing memory

    Marshall, R., Hurly, T. A., Sturgeon, J., Shuker, D. M. & Healy, S. D., 7 Dec 2013, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 280, 1772, 6 p., 20132194 .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    The transcriptomic basis of oviposition behaviour in the parasitoid wasp Nasonia vitripennis

    Pannebakker, B. A., Trivedi, U., Blaxter, M. A., Watt, R. & Shuker, D. M., 19 Jul 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 7, 9 p., e68608.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. 2012
  36. Published

    The role of endosymbionts in the evolution of haploid-male genetic systems in scale insects (Coccoidea)

    Ross, L., Shuker, D. M., Normark, B. B. & Pen, I., May 2012, In : Ecology and Evolution. 2, 5, p. 1071-1081 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. 2011
  38. Published

    Inbreeding and selection on sex ratio in the bark beetle Xylosandrus germanus

    Keller, L., Peer, K., Bernasconi, C., Taborsky, M. & Shuker, D. M., 13 Dec 2011, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 11, p. - 6 p., 359.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    Temperature, age of mating and starvation determine the role of maternal effects on sex allocation in the mealybug Planococcus citri

    Ross, L., Dealey, E. J., Beukeboom, L. W. & Shuker, D. M., May 2011, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, 5, p. 909-919 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    The quantitative genetic basis of sex ratio variation in Nasonia vitripennis: a QTL study

    Pannebakker, B. A., Watt, R., Knott, S. A., West, S. A. & Shuker, D. M., Jan 2011, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 24, 1, p. 12-22 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. 2010
  42. Published

    Recombination and its impact on the genome of the haplodiploid parasitoid wasp Nasonia

    Niehuis, O., Gibson, J. D., Rosenberg, M. S., Pannebakker, B. A., Koevoets, T., Judson, A. K., Desjardins, C. A., Kennedy, K., Duggan, D., Beukeboom, L. W., van de Zande, L., Shuker, D. M., Werren, J. H. & Gadau, J., 19 Jan 2010, In : PLoS One. 5, 1, 13 p., e8597.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Published

    The coevolution of virulence: tolerance in perspective

    Little, T. J., Shuker, D. M., Colegrave, N., Day, T. & Graham, A. L., Sep 2010, In : PLoS Pathogens. 6, 9, 5 p., e1001006.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  44. 2009
  45. Published

    Why do adaptive immune responses cross-react?

    Fairlie-Clarke, KJ., Shuker, D. M. & Graham, AL., Feb 2009, In : Evolutionary Applications. 2, 1, p. 122-131 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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