Nancy Knowlton

60 publications found


Fukami H. A.F. Budd, D.R. Levitan, J. Jara, R. Kersanach, and N. Knowlton. 2004. Geographic differences in species boundaries among members of Montastraea annularis complex based on molecular and morphological markers. Evolution, 58(2),pp. 324-337. [Download]
Fukami H., A.F. Budd, G. Paulay, A. Solé-Cava, Ch.A Chen, K. Iwao, and N. Knowlton. 2004. Conventional taxonomy obscures deep divergence between Pacific and Atlantic corals. Nature, Vol.427, pp. 832-835. [Download]
Knowlton N. 2004. Multiple "stable" states and the conservation of marine ecosystems. Progress in Oceanography. 60, pp. 387-396. [Download]
Levitan D.R., H. Fukami, J. Jara, D. Kline, T.M. McGovern, K. E. McGhee, Ch.A. Swanson, and N. Knowlton. 2004. Mechanisms of reproductive isolation among sympatric broadcast-spawning corals of the Montastraea annularis speices complex. Evolution, 58(2), pp. 308-323. [Download]


Knowlton N. and F. Rohwer. 2003. Multispecies Microbial Mutualisms on Coral Reefs: The Host as a Habitat. The American Naturalist. Vol 162, ppS51-S62 [Download]


Rohwer F., V. Seguritan, F. Azam, and N. Knowlton. 2002. Diversity and distribution of coral-associated bacteria.Marine Ecology Progress Series. Vol 243: 1-10. [Download]
Toller W.W., R. Rowan, and N. Knowlton. 2002. Genetic evidence for a protozoan (phylum Apicomplexa) associated with corals of the Montastraea annularis species complex. Coral Reefs, 21: 143-146. [Download]
Williams S.T, J. Jara, E. Gomez, and N. Knwolton.2002. The Marine Indo-West Pacific Break: Contrasting the Resolving Power of Mithchondrial and Nuclear Genes. Intergr. Comp.Biol., 42:941-952. [Download]


Knowlton N. 2001. Ecology: Coral Reef Biodiversity-Habitat Size Matters.Science. Vol 292. [Download]
Knowlton N. 2001. The future of coral reefs.PNAS. Vol. 98. No10. 5419-5425. [Download]
Knowlton N. 2001. Who are the Players on Coral Reefs and does it matter? The Importance of Coral Taxonomy for Coral Reef Management. Bulletin of Marine Science, Vol 69, No2. 305-308. [Download]
Knowlton N. and J.B.C. Jackson.2001. The Ecology of Coral Reefs. M. Comm. Ecology. Chapter 15: 395-422. [Download]
Knowlton N., and A.F. Budd. 2001. Recognizing Coral Species Present and Past. Evol. Pat.97-106. [Download]
Knowlton N., and A.F. Budd. 2001. Recognizing Coral Species Present and Past.Evol. Pat. 107-119. [Download]
Toller W.W., R. Rowan, and Knowlton. 2001. Genetic evidence for a protozan (phylum Apicomplexa) associated with corals of the Montastraea annularis species complex. Coral Reefs 21: 143-146. [Download]
Toller W.W., R. Rowan, and N. Knowlton. 2001. Zooxanthellae of the Montastraea annularis Species Complex: Patterns of Distribution of Four Taxa of Symbiodinium on Different Reefs and Across Depths. Biological Bulletin. 201: 348-359. [Download]
Williams S.T. and N. Knowlton.2001. Mitochondrial Pseudogenes Are Pervasive and Often Insidious in the Snapping Shrimp Genus Alpheus. Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution. ISSN: 0737-4038. [Download]
Williams S.T., N. Knowlton, L.A. Weigt and J.A. Jara. 2001. Evidence for Three Major Clades within the Snapping Shrimp Genus Alpheus inferred from Nuclear and Mitochondrial Gene Sequence Data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. Vol. 20, No 3. 375-389. [Download]


Knowlton N. 2000. Molecular genetic analyses of species boundaries in the sea. Hydrobiologia 420: 73-90. [Download]


E.A. Herre, N. Knowlton, U.G. Mueller and S.A. Rehner.1999. The evolution of mutualisms: exploring the paths between conflict and cooperation.Trends in Ecology and Evolution. [Download]
Killingback T., M. Doebeli, and N. Knowlton.1999.Variable investment, the Continuous Prisoner's Dilemma, and the origin of cooperation. Proceeding of Royal Society of London. 266, 1723-1728. [Download]
Lopez J.V., R. Kersanach, S.A. Rehner, and N. Knowlton. 1999. Molecular Determination of Species Boundaries in Corals: Genetic Analysis of the Montastraea annularis Complex Using Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphisms and a Microsatellite Marker. Biological Bulletin. 196: 80-93. [Download]


Doebeli M., and N. Knowlton. 1998. The Evolution of Interspecific Mutualisms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Vol.95, No 15, 8676-8680. [Download]
Doebeli M., and N. Knowlton.1998. The evolution of interspecific mutualisms.Evolution.Vol. 95. pp. 8676-8680. [Download]
Knowlton N. 1998. Hard Decisions and Hard Science: Research Needs for Coral Reef Management. Coral Reefs Challenges. 183-188. [Download]
Knowlton N., and L.A. Weigt. 1998. New dates and new rates for divergence across the Isthmus of Panama. Proceeding of Royal Society of London. 265, 2257-2263. [Download]


Beker A.C., R. Rowan and N. Knowlton.1997. Symbiosis Ecology of Two Caribbean Acroporid Corals.Proc 8th Int. Coral Reef Sym 2:1295-1300. [Download]
Knowlton N., and L.A. Weigt.1997.Species of marine invertebrates: a comparison of the biological and phylogenetic species concepts. Species: The Units of Biodiversity.200-219. [Download]
Knowlton N., H.Lessios, I.Macintyre, and R. Grigg. 1997. The Year of the Ree-Special Issue-Plenaries from the Eighth International Coral Reef Symposium, Panama. Coral Reefs, Supplement to Volume 16. SI [Download]
Knowlton N., J.L. Maté, H.M. Guzmán, R. Rowan, and J. Jara. 1997. Direct evidence fro reproductive isolation among of the Montastraea annularis complex in Central America (Panamá and Honduras).Marine Biology 127: 705-711. [Download]
Lopez J., and N. Knowlton.1997.Discrimination of Species in the Montastraea annularis Complex Using Multiple Genetic Loci. Proc. 8th Int. Coral Reeff Sym. 2:1613-1618. [Download]
Rowan R., N. Knowlton, A. Baker, and J. Jara. 1997. Landscape ecology of algal symbionts creates variation in episodes of coral bleaching. Nature.Vol 388:265-269. [Download]


Knowlton N.1996.Trench warfare on the shore: interclonal aggression in sea anemones.Tree Vol.11, no 7:271-272. [Download]


Rowan R.,and N. Knowlton.1995.Intraspecific diversity and ecological zonation in coral-algal symbiosis. Proceeding of National Academy of Science.Vol 92:2850-2853. [Download]


Knowlton N., and J.B.C. Jackson.1994. Reply from N. Knowlton and J.B.C. Jackson.Tree.Vol 9, no 10, 398. [Download]
Weil E., and N. Knowlton.1994.A Multi-Character Analysis of the Caribbean Coral Montastraea Annularis (Ellis and Solander, 1786) and Its Two Sibling Species, M. Faveolata (Ellis and Solander, 1786) and M. Franksi (Gregory, 1895).Bulletin of Marine Science. 55 (?):151-175. [Download]


Knowlton N., and J.B.C. Jackson.1993. Inbreading and Outbreeding in Marine Invertebrates. The Natural History of Inbreeding and Outbreeding, Theorical and Empirical Perspectives.200-249. [Download]
Knowlton N., L.A., Weigt, L.A.Solorzano, D.E. K. Mills, and E. Bermingham.1993.Science Vol 260:1629-1632. [Download]
Knowlton N.1993.Sibling Species in the Sea. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics, Vol.24:189-216. [Download]


Knowlton N. 1992.Thresholds and Multiple Stable States in Coral Reef Community Dynamics. American Zoology, 32:674-682. [Download]
Knowlton N., and Mills D.E.K.1992. The Systematic Importance of Color and Color Pattern: Evidence for Complexex of Sibling Species of Snapping Shrimp (Caridea: Alpheidae: Alpheus) from the Caribbean and Pacific Coasts of Panama.Proceedings of the San Diego Society of Natural History.No18:1-5 [Download]
Knowlton N., E.Well, Weigt L.A., and H. Guzman.1992.Sibling Species in Montastraea annularis, Coral Bleaching, and Coral Climate Record. Science.Vol 255:330-333. [Download]


Knowlton N., J.C. Lang and B. Keller.1990. Case Study of Natural Population Collapse: Post-Hurricane Predation on Jamaica Staghorn Corals.Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Science. No 31, 1-25. [Download]


Knolton N.1988.Coral Bleaching in Panama and Considerations for the Future.Research Stratefy.Appendix VIII.35-37. [Download]
Knowlton N., J.C. Lang, and B.D. Keller. 1988. Fates of Staghorn coral isolates on hurricane damaged reefs in Jamaica" The role of predators. Proceedings of the 6th Inter.Coral Reef Symp.,Australia.Vol 2: 83-88 [Download]


Knowlton N. 1986. Cryptic and sibling species among the decapod crustacea.Journal of Crustacean Biology. 6(3): 356-363. [Download]
Knowlton N., and B.D. Keller.1986. Lavae which fall far short of their potential: highly localized rcruitment in an alpheid shrimp with extended larval development. Bulletin of Marine Science, 39(2): 213-223. [Download]
Knowlton N.1986. Field Studies of Life Cycles:Focusing on Individuals. Biology of Benthic Marine Organisms. 209-215. [Download]


Knowlton N. and S.R. Greenwell. 1984. Male Sperm Competition Avoidance Machanisms: The Influence of Female Interests.Sperm Competition and the Evolution of Animal Mating Systems. 61-84. [Download]


Knowlton N. and B. D. Keller. 1983. A new, sibling species of snapping shrimp associated with the Caribbean Sea anemone Bartholomea annulata.Bulletin of Marine Science, 33(2): 353-362. [Download]


Curtis A.S.G.m, H, Kerr, and N. Knowlton.1982. Graft rejection in sponges.Transplantation. Vol 22,No 2. [Download]
Knowlton N. 1982. Parental care and sex role reversal.Current Problems in Sociology. 203-222. [Download]
Knowlton N., and B.D. Keller.1982. Symmetric Fights as a Measure of Potential in a Symbiotic, Territorial Snapping Shrimp. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 10:289-292 [Download]


Knowlton N., J. C. Lang, M. Ch.Rooney, and P. Clifford.1981. Evidence for delayed mortality in hurricane-damaged Jamican staghorn corals. Nature, 294 (5838), 251-252. [Download]
Woodley J.D., E.A. Chornesky, P.A. Clifford, J.B.C. Jackson, L.S. Kaufman, N. Knowlton, J.C. Lang, M.P. Pearson, J.W. Porter, M.C. Rooney, K.W. Rylaarsdam, V.J. Tunnicliffe, C.M. Wahle, J.L. Wulff, A.S.G. Curtis, M.D. Dallmeyer, B.P. Jupp, M.A.R. Koehl, J. Neigel, and E. M. Sides. 1981. Hurricane Allen's Impact on Jamaican Coral Reefs. Science. 214, 749-755. [Download]


Knowlton N. 1980. Sexual Selection and Dimorphism in Two Demes of a Symbiotic, pair-bonding Snapping Shrimp. Evolution, 34 (1),161-173. [Download]
Parker G.A., and N. Knowlton. 1980. The Evolution of Territory Size-Some ESS Models.Journal of Theorical Biology. 84, 445-476. [Download]


Knowlton N. 1979.Reproductive Synchrony, Parental Investment, and the Evolutionary Dynamics of Sexual Selection. Animal Behavior. 27, 1022-1033 [Download]
Knowlton N., and G.A. Parker.1979.An evolutionarily stable strategy approach to indiscriminate spite. Nature, 279, (3712),419-421. [Download]


Knowlton N.1974. A Note on the Evolution of Gamete Dimorphism. J.theor.Biol 46, 283-285. [Download]