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2020

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Recent Hybrids Recapitulate Ancient Hybrid Outcomes, Samridhi Chaturvedi, Lauren K. Lucas, C. Alex Buerkle, James A. Fordyce, Matthew L. Forister, Chris C. Nice, and Zachariah Gompert; Nature Communications

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Stoichiometric and Stable Isotope Ratios of Wild Lizards in an Urban Landscape Vary with Reproduction, Physiology, Space and Time, Andrew M. Durso, Geoffrey David Smith, Spencer B. Hudson, and Susannah S. French; Conservation Physiology

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Herbivory Changes Soil Microbial Communities and Greenhouse Gas Fluxes in High-Latitude Wetlands, Karen M. Foley

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Interactions Between Water-Stress and Maize Resistance to Spider Mites with Varied Host Specialization, Gunbharpur S. Gill

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Investigating Nest Box Utilization by Bumble Bees and Reproductive Development of Male Bumble Bees, James Daniel Herndon

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Organic Matter is a Mixture of Terrestrial, Autochthonous, and Wastewater Effluent in an Urban River, Julia E. Kelso and Michelle A. Baker; Frontiers in Environmental Science

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Towards More Realistic Estimates of DOM Decay in Streams: Incubation Methods, Light, and Non-Additive Effects, Julia E. Kelso, Emma J. Rosi, and Michelle A. Baker; Freshwater Science

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Applied Species Delimitation in Microbial Taxa and Plants, Austin C. Koontz

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The First Gynandromorph of the Neotropical Bee Megalopta Amoena (Spinola, 1853) (Halictidae) with Notes on its Circadian Rhythm, Erin Krichilsky, Álvaro Vega-Hidalgo, Kate Hunter, Callum Kingwell, Chelsey Ritner, William Wcislo, and Adam Smith; Journal of Hymenoptera Research

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Assessing the Effects of Cold Storage Regimes of North American Bombus Queens: Long Live the Humble Queen, Thuy - Tien Thai Lindsay

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Patterns of Microbial Diversity and Community Composition in Slot Canyons, Rock Pools, and Other Ephemeral and Perennial Aquatic Habitats, Marley Madsen

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Investigating the Relationship Between Corticosterone and Glucose in a Reptile, Lorin A. Neuman-Lee, Spencer B. Hudson, Alison C. Webb, and Susannah S. French; The Journal of Experimental Biology

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Anthropogenic Influences on Bacterial Assemblages in Stream Biofilms, Elizabeth M. Ogata

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Combining Experimental Evolution and Genomics to Understand How Seed Beetles Adapt to a Marginal Host Plant, Alexandre Rêgo, Samridhi Chaturvedi, Amy Springer, Alexandra M. Lish, Caroline L. Barton, Karen M. Kapheim, Frank J. Messina, and Zachariah Gompert; Genes

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An Evaluation of Management Options for the Clover Root Curculio (Sitona hispidulus), a Pest of Alfalfa (Medicago sativa) in the Intermountain West, Kaitlin A. Rim

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Ecology and Economic Impact of the Invasive Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae; Halyomorpha halys) in the Utah Agricultural Landscape, Zachary R. Schumm

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Gold/QDs-Embedded-Ceria Nanoparticles: Optical Fluorescence Enhancement as a Quenching Sensor, Nader Shehata, Effat Samir, and Ishac Kandas; Applied Sciences

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Impacts of Tourism on the Ecophysiology of the Endangered Northern Bahamian Rock Iguana (Cyclura cychlura), Alison C. Webb

2019

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Motor Preparation for Compensatory Reach-to-Grasp Responses When Viewing a Wall-Mounted Safety Handle, David A. E. Bolton, David M. Cole, Blake Butler, Mahmoud Mansour, Garrett Rydalch, Douglas W. McDannald, and Sarah E. Schwartz; Cortex

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Quantifying the Predictability of Evolution at the Genomic Level in Lycaeides Butterflies, Samridhi Chaturvedi

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Hydrologic Niches Explain Species Coexistence and Abundance in a Shrub-Steppe System, Andrew Kulmatiski, Peter B. Adler, and Karen M. Foley; Journal of Ecology

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The Total Syntheses of JBIR-94 and Two Synthetic Analogs and Their Cytotoxicities Against A549 (CCL-185) Human Small Lung Cancer Cells, Cathy L. Mangum, Mica B. Munford, Alyssa Sam, Sandra K. Young, Jeremy T. Beales, Yagya Prasad Subedi, Chad D. Mangum, Tanner J. Allen, Miranda S. Liddell, Andrew I. Merrell, Diana I. Saavedra, Becky L. Williams, Nicole Evans, Joseph L. Beales, and Mike A. Christiansen; Tetrahedron Letters

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Investment of Both Essential Fatty and Amino Acids to Immunity Varies Depending on Reproductive Stage., Taylor V. Pettit, R. John Pettit, Andrew M. Durso, and Susannah S. French; Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part A, Ecological and Integrative Physiology

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Exploring the Physiology and Evolution of Hornworts, Tanner A. Robison

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ReFernment: An R Package for Annotating RNA Editing in Plastid Genomes, Tanner A. Robison and Paul G. Wolf; Applications in Plant Sciences

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Stop-Signal Reaction Time Correlates With a Compensatory Balance Response, Garrett Rydalch, Hayden B. Bell, K. L. Ruddy, and David A. E. Bolton; Gait & Posture

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Timing of Invasion by Africanized Bees Coincides with Local Extinction of a Specialized Pollinator of a Rare Poppy in Utah, USA, Amber D. Tripodi, Vincent J. Tepedino, and Zachary M. Portman; Journal of Apicultural Science

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Preserving Evolutionary History with Improved Confidence, K. Bodie Weedop, A. Ø. Mooers, C. M. Tucker, and William D. Pearse; Animal Conservation

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The Effect of Phylogenetic Uncertainty and Imputation on EDGE Scores, K. Bodie Weedop, Arne Ø. Mooers, Caroline M. Tucker, and William D. Pearse; Animal Conservation

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Investigating the Roles of Bacterial Endosymbionts in the Evolution of Adelgidae (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha), Kathryn M. Weglarz

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Worldwide Relationships in the Fern Genus Pteridium (Bracken) Based on Nuclear Genome Markers, Paul G. Wolf, Carol A. Rowe, Sylvia P. Kinosian, Joshua P. Der, Peter J. Lockhart, Lara D. Shepherd, Patricia A. McLenachan, and John A. Thomson; American Journal of Botany

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Comparison of Nest Defense Behaviors of Goshawks (Accipiter gentilis) from Finland and Montana, Marilyn Wright, Risto Tornberg, Dustin H. Ranglack, and Nate Bickford; Animals

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Silkworms with Spider Silklike Fibers Using Synthetic Silkworm Chow Containing Calcium Lignosulfonate, Carbon Nanotubes, and Graphene, Xiaoli Zhang, Ana Laura Licon, Thomas I. Harris, Paula F. Oliveira, Bailey J. McFarland, Blake E. Taurone, Brittney J. Walsh, Brianne E. Bell, Caleb T. Walker, Randolph V. Lewis, and Justin A. Jones; ACS Omega

2018

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Comparative Pollination Efficacies of Bees on Raspberry and the Management of Osmia lignaria for Late Blooming Crops, Corey J. Andrikopoulos

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Blue and Red Light Effects on Stomatal Oscillations, Trevor R. Ballard

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Priming of Grasping Muscles When Viewing a Safety Handle is Diminished With Age, David A. E. Bolton, Sarah E. Schwartz, Mahmoud Mansour, Garrett Rydalch, and Douglas W. McDannald; Maturitas

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Integrated Management of Billbugs (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) in Intermountain West Turfgrass, Madeleine M. Dupuy

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Enhancing Spider-Silk Protein Materials through Continuous Electrospinning and Photo-Initiated Cross-Linking, Dan Gil

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Phylogeny and Population Genetic Analyses Reveals Cryptic Speciation in the Bombus fervidus Species Complex (Hymenoptera: Apidae), Jonathan B. Koch, Juanita Rodriguez, James P. Pitts, and James P. Strange; PLoS ONE

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Quaternary Climate Instability is Correlated with Patterns of Population Genetic Variability in Bombus huntii, Jonathan B. Koch, Rémy Vandame, Jorge Mérida-Rivas, Philippe Sagot, and James Strange; Ecology and Evolution

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Routes of Pesticide Exposure in Solitary, Cavity-Nesting Bees, Andi M. Kopit and Theresa L. Pitts-Singer; Environmental Entomology

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Characterization of Black Walnut Genotypes for Resistance to Thousand Cankers Disease, Frost Hardiness and Other Desirable Horticultural Traits, J. Elisa Lauritzen

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Fern Genomes Elucidate Land Plant Evolution and Cyanobacterial Symbioses, Fay-Wei Li, Paul Brouwer, Lorenzo Carretero-Paulet, Shifeng Cheng, Jan de Vries, Pierre-Marc Delaux, Ariana Eily, Nils Koppers, Li-Yaung Kuo, Zheng Li, Mathew Simenc, Ian Small, Eric Wafula, Stephany Angarita, Michael S. Barker, Andrea Bräutigam, Claude dePamphilis, Sven Gould, Prashant S. Hosmani, Yao-Moan Huang, Bruno Huettel, Yoichiro Kato, Xin Liu, Steven Maere, Rose McDowell, Lukas A. Mueller, Klaas G. J. Nierop, Stefan A. Rensing, Tanner A. Robison, Carl J. Rothfels, Erin M. Sigel, Yue Song, Prakash R. Timilsena, Yves Van de Peer, Hongli Wang, Per K. I. Wilhelmsson, Paul G. Wolf, Xun Xu, Joshua P. Der, Henriette Schluepmann, Gane K.-S. Wong, and Kathleen M. Pryer; Nature Plants

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Motor Affordance for Grasping a Safety Handle, Douglas W. McDannald, Mahmoud Mansour, Garrett Rydalch, and David A. E. Bolton; Neuroscience Letters

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Phenology of a Southern Population of Mountain Pine Beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae), Anne Elise McManis

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Developmental Parameters of a Southern Mountain Pine Beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Population Reveal Potential Source of Latitudinal Differences in Generation Time, Anne E. McManis, James A. Powell, and Barbara J. Bentz; The Canadian Entomologist

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Historical Biogeography and Natural History of Nocturnal Wasps in the Southwestern Deserts with Special Emphasis on the Genus Chyphotes (Hymenoptera: Chyphotidae), Emily A. Sadler

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Target Sequence Capture of Nuclear-Encoded Genes for Phylogenetic Analysis in Ferns, Paul G. Wolf, Tanner A. Robison, Matthew G. Johnson, Michael A. Sundue, Weston L. Testo, and Carl J. Rothfels; Applications in Plant Sciences

2017

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Understanding the Mechanisms of Insecticide Resistance in Phlebotomus papatasi and Lutzoymia longipalpis Sand Flies (Diptera: Psychodidae: Phlebotominae), David Delinger

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Genetic differentiation of two species of buckwheat (Eriogonum), Jenessa Blotter Lemon

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Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Toxin Resistance in Toad-Eating Snakes, Shabnam Mohammadi

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The Role of the Fatty Acid Signaling Pathway in Dietary-Induced Obesity, Melissa N. Nelson

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The Biogeography and Nesting Biology of Anthophora, with a Revision and Phylogeny of the Anthophora (Micranthophora), Michael C. Orr

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Understanding the Biology of Clover Root Curculio and Improving Their Management Using Biofumigation in Alfalfa, Steven J. Price

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Interactions Between Plant Water-Stress and Neonicotinoid Insecticides on Spider Mite Infestations in Corn, Alice Ruckert

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Seasonal Development of the Biological Control Agent of Dalmatian Toadflax, Mecinus janthiniformis (Curculionidae: Coleoptera), in Utah: Phenology, Overwintering Success, and Mortality, Samantha A. Willden

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Using Silkworms as a Host to Spin Spider Silk-Like Fibers, Xiaoli Zhang

2016

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Spider Aggregate Glue Sequence Characterization and Expression, Kyle Berg

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Stable Isotopes and the Ecology and Physiology of Reptiles, Andrew M. Durso

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The Role of GPR84 in Medium-chain Saturated Fatty Acid Taste Transduction, Yan Liu

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Anthropogenic and Natural Stressors and Their Effect on Immunity, Reproduction, and the Stress Response, Lorin A. Neuman-Lee

2015

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Aqueous Solvation Method for Recombinant Spider Silk Proteins, Justin A. Jones

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Scalable Bio-Production of High Value Products in Bacteria, Yukie Kawasaki

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Virulence Evolution of Fungal Pathogens in Social and Solitary Bees with an Emphasis on Multiple Infections, Ellen G. Klinger

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Relationships Between Water Developments and Select Mammals on the U.S. Army Dugway Proving Ground, Utah, Bryan M. Kluever

2014

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A Comparison of Antlions, Bees, Darkling Beetles and Velvet Ants Across Sand Dune and Non-Sand Dune Habitats at Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Nicole F. Boehme

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Synthesizing Research and Education: Ecology and Genetics of Independent Fern Gametophytes and Teaching Science Inquiry and Content Through Simulations, Aaron M. Duffy

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The Role of TRPM5 in Dietary Fat Preference, Intake, and Body Composition, Dulce M. Minaya

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Nitrogen Cycling in the Rhizosphere of Cheatgrass and Crested Wheatgrass: Contributions of Root Exudates and Senescence, Kendalynn A. Morris

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Investigations of CHO 1-15 and Silk Gland Cell Line Development, Susan Kathleen Robinson

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Molecular Systematics, Historical Biogeography, and Evolution of Spider Wasps (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae), Juanita Rodriguez

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Macroinvertebrate-Driven Nutrient Recycling in Four Large Rivers, Matt A. Schroer

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Systematics and Behavioral Evolution of Spider Wasps (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae), Cecilia Waichert Monteiro

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The Functional Role of CD36 Involved in Fatty Acid Transduction, Han Xu

2013

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A Data-intensive Assessment of the Species Abundance Distribution, Elita Baldridge

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Causes and Consequences of Local Variability in Aroga Websteri Clarke Abundance Over Space and Time, Virginia L.J. Bolshakova

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Reproductive biology and impacts of energy development on Physaria congesta and Physaria obcordata (Brassicaceae), two rare and threatened plants in the Piceance Basin, Colorado, Sarah Lynn Clark

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Kisspeptins - Expression, Purification, and Biological Assays, Mathew Puthayathu Kurian

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Constraints on Patterns of Abundance and Aggregation in Biological Systems, Kenneth J. Locey

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Fatty Acid Induced Insulin Resistance in the Brain, Hyoung Il Oh

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Novel Aminoglycosides: Bioactive Properties and Mechanism of Action, Sanjib K. Shrestha

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Presence and Function of Tetrodotoxin in Terrestrial Vertebrates and Invertebrates, Amber N. Stokes

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Local and Regional Drivers of Biodiversity: From Life-History Traits to System-Level Properties, Sarah R. Supp

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Self-limitation as an explanation for species' relative abundances and the long-term persistence of rare species, Glenda Marie Yenni

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Study of Genes Relating To Degradation of Aromatic Compounds and Carbon Metabolism in Mycobacterium Sp. Strain KMS, Chun Zhang

2012

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Characterization of the Function and Interaction of Proteins Involved in Exopolysaccharide Synthesis in Streptococcus thermophilus, Streptococcus iniae, and Lactococcus lactis subsp. cremoris, Angela D. Cefalo

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Caddisfly Larvae (Limnephilidae) As Predators of Newt (Taricha Granulosa) Eggs: Another Player in the Coevolutionary Arms Race Revolving Around Tetrodotoxin?, Brian G. Gall

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Clark's Nutcracker Seed Harvest Patterns in Glacier National Park and a Novel Method for Monitoring Whitebark Pine Cones, Monika E. Maier

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Biodiesel Production from Mixed Culture Algae Via a Wet Lipid Extraction Procedure, Ashik Sathish

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Social Organization and Decision Making In North American Bison: Implications For Management, Ryan A. Shaw

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Biochemical Characterization of SAC9, a Putative Phosphoinositide Phosphatase in Arabidopsis thaliana, and Its Role in Cellular Abnormalities, Almut H. Vollmer

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Systematics of Multillidae (Hymenoptera) With Special Emphasis on Dasymutilla and Their Allies, Kevin A. Williams

2011

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Behavioral Responses of Willow Flycatchers, Empidonax traillii, to a Heterogeneous Environment, Amanda V. Bakian

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Factors Affecting Greater Sage-Grouse (Centrocercus Urophasianus) Survival and Movement in South-Central Utah, Danny Caudill

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Ungulate Damage to Safflower in San Juan County, Utah, Michael J. Haney

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The Role of Phosphoinositide Signaling in Breast Cancer Metastasis Suppressor 1-Mediated Metastasis Suppression of Human Breast Carcinoma Cells, Sitaram Harihar

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Effect of Voluntary Exercise and Diet on the Unfolded Protein Response in the Brain of Mice, Yu Ho Kim

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The decline and conservation status of North American bumble bees, Jonathan B. Koch

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The Biogeography of Marbled Godwit (Limosa fedoa) Populations in North America, Bridget E. Olson

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Genetic Status of Isolated Populations of Colorado River Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii pleuriticus) in the North Fork Little Snake River Drainage, Wyoming, Rachel Van Horne