Comparative Phylogeography of Madagascar

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Phylogeography of the arid-adapted Malagasy bullfrog, Laliostoma labrosum, influenced by past connectivity and habitat stability.
Pabijan, M., J.L. Brown, L.M. Chan, et al. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 92:11-24.

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2015 Multilocus phylogenetic and geospatial analyses illuminate diversification patterns and the biogeographic history of Malagasy endemic plated lizards (Gerrhosauridae: Zonosaurinae). Blair, C., B.P. Noonan, J.L. Brown, A.P. Raselimanana, M. Vences, and A.D. Yoder. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 28:481–492. PDF
2014 Extinction risks and the conservation of Madagascar’s reptiles. Jenkins, R.K.B., M.F. Tognelli, P. Bowles, et al. PLoS ONE, 9:e100173. PDF
2014 A deep divergence time between sister species of Eidolon (Pteropodidae) with evidence for widespread panmixia. Shi, J.J., L.M. Chan, A.J. Peel, R. Lai, A.D. Yoder, and S.M. Goodman. Acta Chiropterologica, 16:279–292. PDF
2014 Populations genetics of the Mauritian Flying Fox, Pteropus niger. Larsen, P.A., C.E. Hayes, M.A. Wilkins, Y. Gomard, R. Sookhareea, A.D. Yoder, and S.M. Goodman. Acta Chiropterologica, 16:293–300. PDF
2014 A necessarily complex model to explain the biogeography of the amphibians and reptiles of Madagascar. Brown, J.L., A. Cameron, A.D. Yoder, and Miguel Vences. Nature Communications, 5:5056. PDF
2013 Latitude drives diversification in Madagascar’s endemic dry forest rodent Eliurus myoxinus (subfamily Nesomyinae). Shi, J.J., L.M. Chan, Z. Rakotomalala, A.M. Heilman, S.M. Goodman, and A.D. Yoder. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 110: 500-517 PDF
2012 Defining spatial and temporal patterns of phylogeographic structure in Madagascar’s iguanid lizards (genus Oplurus). Chan, L.M., D. Choi, A.P. Raselimanana, H.A. Rakotondravony, and A.D. Yoder. Molecular Ecology, 21:3839-3851. PDF
2011 Increased population sampling confirms low genetic divergence among Pteropus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae) fruit bats of Madagascar and other western Indian Ocean islands. Chan, L. M., S. M. Goodman, M. D. Nowak, D. W. Weisrock, and A. D. Yoder. PLoS Currents: Tree of Life. Online
2010 Phylogeny and biogeography of western Indian Ocean Rousettus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae). Goodman, S. M., L. M. Chan, M. D. Nowak, and A. D. Yoder. Journal of Mammalogy, 91(3): 593-606
2009 Multiple colonisations of the Western Indian Ocean by Pteropus fruit bats (Megachiroptera: Pteropodidae): the furthest islands were colonised first.

O’Brien, J., Mariani, C., Olson, L.E., Russell, A.L., Say, L., Yoder, A.D. and T.J. Hayden. Mol. Phyl. & Evol., 51: 294-303.

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2008 Population genetic analysis of Myzopoda spp. (Chiroptera: Myzopodidae) in Madagascar. Russell, A.L., Goodman, S.M., Fiorentino, I., and A.D. Yoder. J. Mamm. 89 (1): 209-221. PDF
2007 Working at the interface of phylogenetics and population genetics: a biogeographic analysis of Triaenops spp (Chiroptera: Hipposideridae). Russell, A.L., Ranivo, J., Palkovacs, E.P., Goodman, S.M., and A.D. Yoder. Molecular Ecology, 16:839-851. PDF
2006 A new species of Emballonura (Emballonuridae: Chiroptera) from the dry regions of Madagascar. Goodman, S.M., Cardiff, S. G., Ranivo, J., Russell, A.L. and A.D. Yoder. American . Museum Novitates, No. 3538: 1-24. PDF
2005 A multidimensional approach for detecting species patterns in Malagasy vertebrates. Yoder, A.D., Olson, L.E., Hanley, C., Heckman, K., Rasoloarison, R., Russell, A.L., Ranivo, J., Soarimalala, V., Karanth, K.P., Raselimanana, A.P. and S.M. Goodman. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102: 6587-6594, Suppl. 1 (invited Colloquium contribution). PDF
2004 Illumination of cryptic species boundaries in long-tailed shrew tenrecs (Mammalia: Tenrecidae; Microgale) provides insights into geographic variation and distributional constraints. Olson, L.E., Goodman, S., and A.D. Yoder. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 83:1-22. PDF
2000 Genetic tests of the taxonomic status of Lemur catta from the high mountain zone of the Andringtra Massif, Madagascar. Yoder, A.D., Irwin, J.A., Rakotoarisoa, S.V., and S. Goodman. Journal of Zoology, 252:1-9. PDF
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