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JEB: 100 years of discovery
Series: CENTENARY ARTICLE
J Exp Biol (2023) 226 (3): jeb244844.
Published: 31 January 2023
... . Biol. Rev. 24 , 1 - 20 . 10.1111/j.1469-185X.1949.tb00568.x Katz , P. S. ( 2016 ). Evolution of central pattern generators and rhythmic behaviours . Philos. Trans. R. Soc. B Biol. Sci. 371 , 20150057 . 10.1098/rstb.2015.0057 Kawai , R. , Sunada , H. , Horikoshi...
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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (17): jeb244696.
Published: 8 September 2022
... Summary: Neuroendocrine regulation of ecdysis in Holometabola is conserved in the hemimetabolous insect Rhodnius prolixus but these neuropeptides have no role in ovary maturation, indicating differences in the regulation of reproduction in Hemimetabola. Evolution Metamorphosis Holometabola...
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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (7): jeb227348.
Published: 1 April 2022
... Brodie , E. D. , III , Brodie , E. D. Jr . ( 1990 ). Tetrodotoxin resistance in garter snakes: An evolutionary response of predators to dangerous prey . Evolution 44 , 651 - 659 . 10.1111/j.1558-5646.1990.tb05945.x Calvete , J. J. , Fasoli , E. , Sanz , L...
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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (Suppl_1): jeb243235.
Published: 8 March 2022
... searched the literature for evidence of the use of asymmetrical gaits across extant gnathostomes, and from this sample ( n =308 species) modeled the evolution of asymmetrical gaits assuming four different scenarios. Our analysis shows strongest support for an evolutionary model where asymmetrical gaits...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (11): jeb242244.
Published: 10 June 2021
... and Goldman, 2015 ; Mazouchova et al., 2010 ). Thus, considering how substrate variation and head shape variation interact to affect fossorial locomotor performance is key to understanding the evolution of fossorial animals and their radiation into diverse substrate niches. We are grateful to Molly...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (11): jeb241943.
Published: 4 June 2021
... Agnatha Steroidogenesis Evolution Lampreys (Petromyzontiformes) are a basal order of vertebrates within the superclass of jawless vertebrates, Agnatha, that includes the extant representatives hagfishes and lampreys. The sea lamprey ( Petromyzon marinus ) is an anadromous fish (exhibiting...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (9): jeb242336.
Published: 4 May 2021
.... Neurol. 21 , 1155 - 1168 . 10.1002/neu.480210802 Bass , A. H. and Baker , R. ( 1991 ). Evolution of homologous vocal control traits . Brain Behav. Evol. 38 , 240 - 254 . 10.1159/000114391 Bass , A. H. and Baker , R. ( 1997 ). Phenotypic specification...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (7): jeb231712.
Published: 15 April 2021
...Kelly E. South; Bernhard Klingenberg; Elizabeth C. Leininger ABSTRACT Characterizing sex and species differences in muscle physiology can contribute to a better understanding of proximate mechanisms underlying behavioral evolution. In Xenopus , the laryngeal muscle's ability to contract rapidly...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (6): jeb237891.
Published: 15 March 2021
...Nathaly Hernández-Díaz; Francisca Leal; Martha Patricia Ramírez-Pinilla ABSTRACT An exceptional case of parallel evolution between lizards and eutherian mammals occurs in the evolution of viviparity. In the lizard genus Mabuya , viviparity provided the environment for the evolution of yolk-reduced...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (17): jeb207324.
Published: 6 September 2020
... of maternal and paternal behaviors . Science   345 , 765 - 770 . 10.1126/science.1253291 Edward , D. A . ( 2014 ). The description of mate choice . Behav. Ecol.   26 , 301 - 310 . 10.1093/beheco/aru142 Edward , D. A. and Chapman , T . ( 2011 ). The evolution and significance...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (15): jeb219865.
Published: 13 August 2020
..., such as corticosterone, affect an organism's ability to overcome such challenges. We hypothesized that changes in the glucocorticoid response curve contribute to the evolution of increased performance during challenging conditions, and tested it on bank voles ( Myodes glareolus ) from a multidirectional artificial...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (15): jeb223974.
Published: 11 August 2020
... of inactivation events. While Berg and colleagues suggested including more suid species, molecular dating would also benefit from examining close suid relatives, determining whether the inactivation has occurred during or before suid evolution. Collectively, expanded genomic information would have important...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (14): jeb224360.
Published: 28 July 2020
...Nathan E. Thompson ABSTRACT The origin and evolution of knuckle-walking has long been a key focus in understanding African ape, including human, origins. Yet, despite numerous studies documenting morphological characteristics potentially associated with knuckle-walking, little quantitative three...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (4): jeb196352.
Published: 26 February 2020
... all endogenous antioxidant enzymes appeared shortly after life began, some 3.8 billion years ago, when RSS metabolism dominated evolution. This was long before the rise in ROS, 600 million years ago, and I propose that these same enzymes, with only minor modifications, still effectively metabolize RSS...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (Suppl_1): jeb209296.
Published: 1 February 2020
... span and aging of African annual fishes along an aridity gradient . Evolution 71 , 386 - 402 . 10.1111/evo.13127 Carneiro , M. C. , Henriques , C. M. , Nabais , J. , Ferreira , T. , Carvalho , T. and Ferreira , M. G. ( 2016 ). Short telomeres in key tissues...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (Suppl_1): jeb208215.
Published: 1 February 2020
... channels with a common Orco subunit, unlike the G-protein-coupled olfactory receptors found in vertebrates. Remarkable progress has recently been made in understanding the evolution, development and function of insect odorant receptor neurons (ORNs). These studies have uncovered the diversity of olfactory...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (22): jeb210294.
Published: 21 November 2019
... bicarbonate as they transition from water breathing to air breathing, while the non-bicarbonate buffer capacity of their hemolymph is low relative to that of other insects. Acid–base balance Ontogeny Odonata Rectal gill Respiratory acidosis Evolution The changes in blood acid–base balance...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (18): jeb201459.
Published: 18 September 2019
... high loads. We found that the cross-sectional properties of the bones of V. exanthematicus are well suited for performing under torsional loads. These findings suggest that torsional loading regimes may have played a more important role in the evolution of cranial kinesis in lepidosaurs than previously...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (14): jeb190470.
Published: 15 July 2019
... into their digestive and nutritive physiology, but methodological challenges and key knowledge gaps remain. Digestion Evolution Feeding Hagfish Nutrition Slime Every aspect of an animal's biology is shaped either directly or indirectly by the processes of feeding, digestion and nutrient assimilation...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (9): jeb199844.
Published: 2 May 2019
... with the landscape before they begin foraging for food, enabling them to increase foraging gain with reduced effort. Foraging strategy Spatial learning and memory Social hymenoptera Evolution Behavioural ecology Minimising foraging effort without compromising foraging gain is a perpetual challenge...
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