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2017

+Toews DPL, +Hofmeister NR, Taylor SA. In Press. The evolution and genetics of carotenoid processing in animals. Trends in Genetics.

McQuillan MA, Huynh AV, Taylor SA, Rice AM. 2017. Development of 10 novel SNP-RFLP markers for quick genotyping within the black-capped (Poecile atricapillus) and Carolina (P. carolinensis) chickadee hybrid zone. Conservation Genetic Resources. ​In Press. DOI 10.1007/s12686-016-0667-z

2016

+Toews DPL, +Taylor SA, Vallender R, Brelsford A, Butcher BG, Messer PW, Lovette IJ. 2016. Plumage genes and little else distinguish the genomes of hybridizing warblers. Current Biology. ​In Press. +Authors contributed equally. Recommended by Faculty of 1000. PDF

Kaiser SA, Taylor SA, Chen N, Sillett TS, Bondra ER, Webster MS. 2016. A comparative assessment of SNP and microsatellite markers for assigning parentage in a socially monogamous bird. Molecular Ecology Resources. Accepted.  PDF

Weber MG, Porturas LD, Taylor SA2016. Foliar nectar enhances plant-mite mutualisms: The effect of leaf sugar on the control of powdery mildew by domatia-inhabiting mites. Annals of Botany. In Press.  PDF

Taylor SA, Campagna L. 2016. Perspectives: Avian supergenes. Science 351: 446-447. PDF=

2015

+Toews DPL, +Campagna L, +Taylor SA, Balakrishnan CN, Baldassarre DT, Deane-Coe PE, Harvey MG, Hooper DM, Irwin DE, Judy CD, Mason NA, McCormack JE, McCracken KG, Oliveros CH, Safran RJ, Scordato E, Stryjewski KF, Tigano A, Uy AJ, Winger, B. 2015. Genomic approaches to understanding population divergence and speciation in birds. The Auk: Ornithological Advances 133: 13-30 http://dx.doi.org/10.1642/AUK-15-51.1 +Authors contributed equally.  PDF

Taylor SA, Larson EL, Harrison RG. 2015. Hybrid Zones: Windows on Climate Change. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 30: 398-406.
DOI: j.tree.2015.04.010  PDF

Mason NA, Taylor SA2015. Differentially expressed genes match morphology and plumage despite largely homogeneous genomes in a Holarctic songbird. Molecular Ecology 24: 3009 - 3025  PDF

Associated Articles: Lifjeld JT. 2015. When taxonomy meets genomics: lessons from a common songbird. Molecular Ecology 24: 2901-2903.  PDF

​2014

Taylor SA, Curry RL, White TA, Ferretti V, Lovette IJ. 2014. Spatiotemporally consistent genomic signatures of reproductive isolation in a moving hybrid zone. Evolution 68: 3066-3081.  PDF

Taylor SA, White TA, Hochachka WM, Ferretti V, Curry RL, Lovette IJ. 2014. Climate Mediated Movement of an Avian Hybrid Zone. Current Biology 24: 671-676.  PDF

Associated Articles: Harr B, Price T. 2014. Climate Change: A Hybrid Zone Moves North. Current Biology 24: 230-232.  PDF

Burg T, Taylor SA, *Lemmen K, Gaston AJ, Friesen VL. 2014. Postglacial population differentiation potentially facilitated by a flexible migratory strategy in golden-crowned kinglets (Regulus satrapa). Canadian Journal of Zoology 92: 163-172. *Undergraduate honors student  PDF

*Boutilier S, Taylor SA, Morris-Pocock JA, Lavoie R, Friesen VL. 2014. Evidence for genetic differentiation among Caspian tern (Hydroprogne caspia) populations in North America. Conservation Genetics 15: 275-281. *Undergraduate honors student  PDF

2013

Taylor SA, Morris-Pocock JA, Tershy BR, Castillo-Guerrero JA, Friesen, VL. 2013. Genetic evidence for hybridization between brown (Sula leucogaster) and blue-footed (S. nebouxii) boobies in the Gulf of Mexico. Marine Ornithology 41: 113 - 119.  PDF

Taylor SA, Anderson DJ, Friesen VL. 2013. Evidence for asymmetrical gene flow of nuclear loci, but not mitochondrial loci, between a seabird species pair. PLoS ONE. 8(4): e62256.  PDF

*Jeyasingham W, Taylor SA, Zavalaga CB, Simeone A, Friesen VL. 2013. Specialization to cold water upwellings facilitates gene flow in seabirds: additional evidence from the Peruvian pelican, Pelecanus thagus (Aves: Pelecanidae). Journal of Avian Biology 44: 297-304. *Undergraduate honors student  PDF

2012

Kennedy M, Taylor SA, Nadvornik P, Spencer HG. 2012. The phylogenetic relationships of the extant pelicans inferred from DNA sequence data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 66: 215-222.  PDF

Taylor SA, Friesen VL. 2012. Evidence for strong assortative mating, limited gene flow, and strong differentiation across the blue-footed / Peruvian booby hybrid zone in northern Peru. Journal of Avian Biology 43: 311-324.  PDF

Taylor SA, Friesen V L. 2012. Potential uses of molecular genetics for understanding seabird evolution, ecology and conservation. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 451: 285-304.  PDF

Taylor SA, Patirana A, Birt T, Piatt J, Friesen VL. 2012. Cryptic introgression between murre sister species (Uria spp.) in the Pacific low Arctic: frequency, cause, and implications. Polar Biology. 35: 931-940.  PDF

2011

Taylor SA, Zavalaga CB, Luna –Jorquera G, Simeone A, Anderson DJ, Friesen VL. 2011. Panmixia and high genetic diversity in a Humboldt Current endemic, the Peruvian Booby (Sula variegata). Journal of Ornithology. 152: 623-630.  PDF

Taylor SA, *Maclagan L, Anderson DJ, Friesen VL. 2011. Could specialization to cold water upwelling systems influence genetic diversity and gene flow in marine organisms? A case study using the blue-footed booby, Sula nebouxii. Journal of Biogeography. 38: 883-893. *Undergraduate honors student  PDF

2010

Taylor SA, Zavalaga CB, Friesen VL. 2010. Hybridization between blue-footed (Sula nebouxii) and Peruvian (S. variegata) boobies in northern Peru. Waterbirds 33: 251-257.  PDF

Zavalaga CB, Halls JN, Mori GP, Taylor SA, Dell’Omo G. 2010. At-sea movement patterns and diving behavior of Peruvian boobies Sula variegata : sexual segregation by foraging habitat in a rich marine environment? Marine Ornithological Progress Series 404: 259-274.  PDF

Morris-Pocock JA, Taylor SA, Birt T, Friesen VL. 2010. Concerted evolution of duplicated mitochondrial control regions in three related seabird species. BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 14.  PDF

Morris-Pocock J A, Taylor SA, Sun Z, Friesen VL. 2010. Isolation and characterization of 15 microsatellite loci for red-footed (Sula sula), blue-footed (S. nebouxii) and Peruvian (S. variegata) boobies. Molecular Ecology Resources 10: 404-408. 

Taylor SA, Morris-Pocock JA, Sun Z, Friesen VL. 2010. Isolation and characterization of 10 microsatellite loci in blue-footed (Sula nebouxii) and Peruvian boobies (Sula variegata). Journal of Ornithology 151: 525-528.  PDF

2009

Zavalaga CB, Taylor SA, Dell’Omo G, Anderson DJ, Friesen VL. 2009. Male/female classification of the Peruvian booby. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 121: 739-744.  PDF

Lougheed SC, Taylor SA. 2009. Species account: American bullfrog, Lithobates catesbeianusOpinicon Natural History Notes.

2008

+Morris-Pocock JA, +Taylor SA, Birt TP, Damus M, Piatt JF, Warheit KI, Friesen VL. 2008. Population genetic structure in Atlantic and Pacific Ocean common murre (Uria aalge) populations: natural replicate tests of post-Pleistocene evolution. Molecular Ecology 17: 4859-4873.  PDF
+Authors contributed equally.