*Undergraduate co-author

Note: surname changed from “Ransler” to “Finseth”

K Muenzen*, J Monroy, FR Finseth. Evolution of the PEVK region of titin across mammals.  Accepted at G3: Genes, Genomes, and Genetics

 T Nelson, P Monnahan, M McIntosh, K Anderson, E MacArthur-Waltz, FR Finseth,  J Kelly, L Fishman.  In press. Extreme copy number variation at a tRNA ligase affecting phenology and fitness in yellow monkeyflowers.  Accepted at Molecular Ecology.doi.org/10.1111/mec.14904

FR Finseth, RG harrison. 2018. Genes integral to the sexual function of male reproductive tissues drive heterogeneity in evolutionary rates. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics, 8: 39-51.


AC Case**, FR Finseth**, CM Barr, L Fishman.  (2016) Selfish evolution of cytonuclear hybrid incompatibility in Mimulus.  Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 283:2016493.  **co-first author


M Hendrick**, FR Finseth**, M Matthiassen*, K Palmer*, E Broder*, L Fishman (2016) The genetics of extreme microgeographic adaptation: an integrated approach identifies a major gene underlying leaf trichome divergence in Yellowstone Mimulus guttatus.  Molecular Ecology, 25.**co-first author


FR Finseth, Y Dong, A Saunders, L Fishman (2015) Duplication and adaptive evolution of a key centromeric protein in Mimulus, a genus with female meiotic drive. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 32 (10): 2694-2706. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msv145 


FR Finseth, ER Bondra*, RG Harrison (2014) Selective constraint dominates the evolution of a novel reproductive gland. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 12: 3266-3281. doi: 10.1093/mlbev/msu259


FR Finseth, RG Harrison (2014) A comparison of next-generation sequencing technologies for transcriptome assembly and utility for RNA-Seq in a non-model bird. PLoS ONE, 9: e108550.


FR Finseth, SR Iacovelli*, RG Harrison, EK Adkins-Regan (2013) A non-semen copulatory fluid influences the outcome of sperm competition in Japanese quail. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 26: 1875 -1889.

    **Highlighted in “Zoologger: Quails whip up a lovely sperm meringue” New Scientist, 12:06, 05 Aug 13


FA Ransler, SJ Oyler-McCance, TW Quinn (2011) Genetic consequences of trumpeter swan (Cygnus buccinator) reintroductions. Conservation Genetics, 12: 257-268.


Oyler-McCance, SJ, FA Ransler, LK Berkman, TW Quinn. (2007) A rangewide population genetic study of trumpeter swans. Conservation Genetics, 8: 1339-1353.


Oyler-McCance SJ, FA Ransler, LK Berkmans, Quinn TW (2006) A comparison of trumpeter swan populations using nuclear and mitochondrial genetic markers. Final Report, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Denver, CO


St John, J, FA Ransler, TW Quinn, SJ Oyler-McCance. (2006) Characterization of microsatellite loci isolated in trumpeter swan (Cygnus buccinator). Molecular Ecology Notes, 6: 1083-1085. 


Blumstein, DT, A Runyan, M Seymour*, A Nicodemus*, A Ozgul, FA Ransler*, S Im, T Stark, C Zugmeyer, JC Daniel. (2004) Locomotor ability and wariness in yellow-bellied marmots. Ethology, 110, 615-634.


In preparation:


FR Finseth, L Fishman.  A selfish centromere drives centromeric histone evolution in MimulusIn prep.


K Muenzen*, J Monroy, FR Finseth.  The evolution of titin, a giant sarcomeric protein, across Mammals. In prep.