Publications (Peer-Reviewed)                                                       

Bovo, R. P., D. V. Andrade, L. F. Toledo, A. V. Longo, D. Rodriguez, C. F. B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio, C. G. Becker. 2016. Physiological responses of Brazilian amphibians to an enzootic infection of the chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms (in press).

Nunes de Almeida, C. H. L., K. R. Zamudio, L. F. Toledo. 2016. The semiterrestrial tadpole of Cycloramphus rhyakonastes Heyer, 1983 (Cycloramphidae). Journal of Herpetology (in press).

Stewart, K. A., J. D. Austin, K. R. Zamudio, S. C. Lougheed. 2016. Contact zone dynamics during early stages of speciation in a chorus frog (Pseudacris crucifer). Heredity (in press).

Becker, C. G., D. Rodriguez, A. V. Longo, L. F. Toledo, C. F. B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio. 2016. Deforestation, host community structure, and disease risk in temperate and tropical amphibians. Basic and Applied Ecology (in press). PDF

Lambertini, C., C. G. Becker, T. S. Jenkinson, D. Rodriguez, D. da Silva Leite, T. Y. James, K. R. Zamudio, L. F. Toledo. 2016. Local phenotypic variation in amphibian-killing fungus predicts infection dynamics. Fungal Ecology (in press). PDF

James, T. Y., L. F. Toledo, D. Rödder, D. da Silva Leite, A. Belasan, C. M. Betancourt Román, T. S. Jenkinson, C. Lambertini, A. V. Longo, J. Ruggeri, J. P. Collins, P. Burrowes, K. R. Lips, K. R. Zamudio, J. E. Longcore. Disentangling host, pathogen, and environmental determinants of a recently emerged wildlife disease: Lessons from the first 15 years of amphibian chytridiomycosis research. Ecology and Evolution 5: 4079-4097. PDF

Duryea, M. C., K. R. Zamudio, and C. A. Brasileiro. 2015. Vicariance and marine migration in continental island populations of an Atlantic Coastal Forest frog. Heredity 115: 225-234. PDF

Johnson, B. B., T. A. White, C. A. Phillips, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. Asymmetric introgression in a spotted salamander hybrid zone. Journal of Heredity 106: 608-617. PDF

Longo, A. V., A. E. Savage, I. Hewson, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. Seasonal and ontogenetic variation of skin microbial communities and relationships to natural disease dynamics in declining amphibians. Royal Society open science 2: 140377. PDF

Ruggeri, J., A. V. Longo, M. P. Gaiarsa, L. R. V. Alencar, C. Lambertini, D. da Silva Leite, S. Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, K. R. Zamudio, L. F. Toledo, M. Martins. 2015. Seasonal variation in population abundance and chytrid infection in stream-dwelling frogs of the Brazilian Atlantic forest. PLoS ONE 10(7): e0130554. PDF

Savage, A. E., C. G. Becker, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. Linking genetic and environmental factors in amphibian disease risk. Evolutionary Applications 8: 560-572. PDF

Tracy, K. E., K. M. Kiemnec-Tyburczy, J. A. DeWoody, G. Parra-Olea, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. Positive selection drives the evolution of a major histocompatibility complex gene in an endangered Mexican salamander species complex. Immunogenetics 67: 323-325. PDF

Yuan, M. L., S. H. Dean, A. V. Longo, B. B. Rothermel, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. Kinship, inbreeding, and fine-scale spatial structure influence gut microbiota in a hindgut-fermenting tortoise. Molecular Ecology 24: 2521-2536. PDF

Bell, R. C., R. C. Drewes, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. Reed frog diversification in the Gulf of Guinea: overseas dispersal, the progression rule, and in situ speciation. Evolution 69: 904-915. PDF

Ellison, A. R., T. Tunstall, M. C. Hughey, E. A. Rebollar, L. K. Belden, R. N. Harris, R. Ibáñez, K. R. Lips, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. More than skin deep: functional genomic basis for resistance to amphibian chytridiomycosis. Genome Biology and Evolution 7: 286-298. PDF

Bell, R. C., R. C. Drewes, A. Channing, G. Václav, J. Kielgast, S. Lötters, B. L. Stuart, K. R. Zamudio. 2015. Over-seas dispersal of Hyperolius reedfrogs from Central Africa to the oceanic islands of São Tomé and Príncipe. Journal of Biogeography 42: 65-75. PDF

Becker, C. G., D. Rodriguez, L. F. Toledo, A. V. Longo. C. Lambertini, D. T. Corrêa, D. S. Leite, C. F. B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Partitioning the net effect of host diversity on an emerging amphibian pathogen. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 281: 20141796. PDF

Thomé, M. T. C., K. R. Zamudio, C. F. B. Haddad, J. Alexandrino. 2014. Barriers, rather than refugia, underlie the origin of diversity in toads endemic to the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Molecular Ecology 23: 6152-6164. PDF

Nali, R. C., K. R. Zamudio, C. F. B. Haddad, C. P. A. Prado. 2014. Size-dependent selective mechanisms on males and females and the evolution of sexual size dimorphism in frogs. American Naturalist 184: 727-740. PDF

Titus, V. R., R. C. Bell, C. G. Becker, and K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Connectivity and gene flow among Eastern Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum) populations in highly modified anthropogenic landscapes. Conservation Genetics 15: 1447-1462. PDF

Martel, A., M. Blooi, C. Adriaensen, P. Van Rooij, W. Beukema, M.C. Fisher, R.A. Farrer, B.R. Schmidt, U. Tobler, K. Goka, K.R. Lips, C. Muletz, K. R. Zamudio, J. Bosch, S. Lötters, E. Wombwell, T.W.J. Garner, A.A. Cunningham, A. Spitzen-van der Sluijs, S. Salvidio, R. Ducatelle, K. Nishikawa, T.T. Nguyen, J.E. Kolby, I. Van Bocxlaer, F. Bossuyt, F. Pasmans. 2014. Recent introduction of a chytrid fungus endangers Western Palearctic salamanders. Science 346: 630-631. PDF

Toledo, L. F., C. G. Becker, C. F. B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Rarity as an indicator of endangerment in Neotropical frogs. Biological Conservation 179: 54-62. PDF

Guayasamin, J. M., A. M. Mendoza, A. V. Longo, K. R. Zamudio, E. Bonaccorso. 2014. High prevalence of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in an Andean frog community (Reserva Las Gralarias, Ecuador). Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 8: 33-44. PDF

Ellison, A. R., A. E. Savage, G. V. DiRenzo, P. Langhammer, K. R. Lips, and K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Fighting a losing battle: vigorous immune response countered by pathogen suppression of host defenses in a chytridiomycosis-susceptible frog. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics 4: 1275-1289.  PDF

Lenker, M. A., A. E. Savage, C. G. Becker, D. Rodriguez, K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection dynamics vary seasonally in Upstate New York. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 111: 51-60. PDF

Longo, A. V., P. Burrowes, K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Genomic Studies of Disease-Outcome in Host-Pathogen Dynamics. Integrative and Comparative Biology 54: 427-438. PDF

Graham, C. H., A. C. Carnaval, C. D. Cadena, K. R. Zamudio, T. E. Roberts, J. L. Parra, C. M. McCain, R. C. K. Bowie, C. Moritz, S. B. Bains, C. J. Schneider, J. VanDerWal, C. Rahbek, K. H. Kozak, and N. J. Sanders. 2014. The origin and maintenance of montane biodiversity: integrating evolutionary and ecological processes. Ecography 37: 1-9. PDF

Savage, A. E., K, M. Kiemnec-Tyburczy, A. R. Ellison, R. C. Fleischer, K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Conservation and divergence in the frog immunome: pyrosequencing and de novo assembly of immune tissue. Gene 542: 98-108. PDF

DiRenzo, G., P. F. Langhammer, K. R. Zamudio, and K. R. Lips. 2014. Fungal infection intensity and zoospore output of Atelopus zeteki, a potential acute chytrid supershedder. PLoS ONE 9(3): e93356. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0093356. PDF

López-Uribe, M. M., K. R. Zamudio, C. Cardoso, and B. M. Danforth. 2014. Climate, physiological tolerance, and sex-biased dispersal shape genetic structure of Neotropical orchid bees. Molecular Ecology 23: 1874-1890. PDF

Gill, B., R. A. Harrington, B. C. Kondratieff, K. R. Zamudio, N. LeRoy Poff, and W. C. Funk. 2014. Morphological taxonomy, DNA barcoding, and species diversity in Southern Rocky Mountain headwater streams. Freshwater Science 33: 288-301.  PDF

Rodriguez, D., C. G. Becker, N. C. Pupin, C. F. B. Haddad, and K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Long term endemism of two highly divergent lineages of the amphibian-killing fungus in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil. Molecular Ecology 23: 774-787.  PDF

Muralidhar, P., F. P. de Sá. C. F. B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio. 2014. Kin-bias, breeding site selection, and female fitness in a cannibalistic Neotropical frog. Molecular Ecology 23: 453-463. PDF

Rosenblum, E. B., T. Y. James, K. R. Zamudio, T. J Poorten, D. Ilut, D. Rodriguez, J. Eastman, K. Richards-Hrdlicka, S. Joneson, T. S. Jenkinson, J. Longcore, G. Parra Olea, L. F. Toledo, M. L. Arellano, E. M. Tovar, S. Restrepo, S. V. Flechas, L. Berger, C. Briggs, J. E. Stajich. 2013. Complex history of the amphibian-killing chytrid fungus revealed with genome resequencing data. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA doi: 10.1073/pnas.1300130110.

Velo-Antón, G., Parra, J., Parra-Olea G., and K. R. Zamudio. 2013. Tracking climate change in a dispersal-limited species: reduced spatial and genetic connectivity in a montane salamander. Molecular Ecology 22: 3261-3278. PDF

Longo, A.V., D. Rodriguez, D. da Silva Leite, L. F. Toledo, C. Mendoza-Almeralla, P. A. Burrowes, and K. R. Zamudio. 2013. ITS1 copy number varies among Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis strains: implications for qPCR zoospore estimation of field-collected amphibian skin swabs. PLoS ONE 8: e59499. PDF

Kiemnec-Tyburczy K. M. and K. R. Zamudio. 2013. Novel locus-specific primers for major histocompatibility complex class II alleles from glass frogs developed via genome walking. Conservation Genetics Resources 5:109-111. PDF

Longo, A, R. J. Ossiboff, K. R. Zamudio, and P. A. Burrowes. 2013. Lability in host defenses: terrestrial frogs die from chytridiomycosis under enzootic conditions. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49: 197-199. PDF

Thomé, M. T. C., K. R. Zamudio, C. F. B. Haddad, and J. M. B. Alexandrino. 2012. Delimiting genetic units in neotropical toads under incomplete lineage sorting and hybridization. BMC Evolutionary Biology 12: 242. PDF

Becker, C. G., D. Rodriguez; A. V. Longo; A. Talaba; K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Disease risk in temperate amphibian populations is higher at closed-canopy sites. PLoS ONE 7: e48205. PDF

Bell, R. C. and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Sexual dichromatism in frogs: natural selection, sexual selection, and unexpected diversity. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279: 4687-4693. PDF

Kiemnec-Tyburczy, K. M., Richmond, J. Q., A. E. Savage, K. R. Lips, and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Genetic diversity of MHC class I loci in six non-model frog families is shaped by positive selection and gene duplication. Heredity 109: 146-155. PDF

Bell, R. C., C. A. Brasileiro, C. F. B. Haddad, and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Evolutionary history of Scinax treefrogs on land-bridge islands in southeastern Brazil. Journal of Biogeography 39: 1733-1742. PDF

Rodriguez, D., A. V. Longo, and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Magnetic capture–hybridization of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis genomic DNA. Journal of Microbiological Methods 90: 156-159. PDF

Velo-Antón, G., D. Rodriguez, A. E. Savage, G. Parra-Olea, K. R. Lips, and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Amphibian-killing fungus loses genetic diversity as it spreads across the New World. Biological Conservation 146: 213-218. PDF

Parra-Olea, G., K. R. Zamudio, X. Aguilar-Miguel, D. Huacuz, and L. Zambrano. 2012. Conservation genetics of threatened Mexican axolotls (Ambystoma). Animal Conservation 15: 61-72. PDF

Velo-Antón, G., K. R. Zamudio, and A. C. Rivera. 2012. Genetic drift and rapid evolution of viviparity in insular fire salamanders (Salamandra salamandra). Heredity 108:410-418. PDF

Prado, C. P. A., C. F. B. Haddad, and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Cryptic lineages and Pleistocene population expansion in a Brazilian Cerrado frog. Molecular Ecology 21: 921-941. PDF

Parra-Olea, G., J. C. Windfield, G. Velo Antón, and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Isolation in habitat refugia promotes rapid diversification in a montane tropical salamander. Journal of Biogeography 39: 353-370. PDF

Gründler, M. C., L. F. Toledo, G. Parra-Olea, C. F. B. Haddad, L. O. M. Giasson, R. J. Sawaya, C. P. A. Prado, O. G. S. Araujo, F. J. Zara, F. C. Centeno, and K. R. Zamudio. 2012. Interaction between breeding habitat and elevation affects prevalence but not infection load of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in anuran assemblages. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 97: 173-184. PDF

Cadena, C. D., K. H. Kozak, J. P. Gomez, J. L. Parra, C. McCain, R. C. K. Bowie, A. C. Carnaval, C. Moritz, C. Rahbek, T. Roberts, N. Sanders, C. Schneider, J. VanDerWal, K. R. Zamudio, C. H. Graham. 2011. Latitude, elevational climatic zonation, and speciation in New World vertebrates. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279: 194-201.  PDF

Savage, A. E. and K. R. Zamudio. 2011. MHC genotypes associate with chytridiomycosis resistance in a threatened North American frog. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108: 16705-16710.  PDF

Becker, C. G. and K. R. Zamudio. 2011. Tropical amphibian populations experience higher disease risk in natural habitats. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 108: 9893-9898.  PDF

Savage, A. E., L. L. Grismer, S. Anuar, C. K. Onn, J. L. Grismer, E. Quah, M. A. Muin, N. Ahmad, M. Lenker, and K. R. Zamudio. 2011. First record of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infecting four frog families from Peninsular Malaysia. EcoHealth 8: 121-128.  PDF

Bell, R. C., A. V. Gata Garcia, B. L. Stuart, and K. R. Zamudio. 2011. High prevalence of the amphibian chytrid pathogen in Gabon. EcoHealth 8: 116-120.  PDF

Savage, A.E., K. R. Zamudio, and M. Sredl. 2011. Disease dynamics vary spatially and temporally in a North American amphibian. Biological Conservation 14: 1910-1915.  PDF

Kiemnec-Tyburczy, K., Richmond, J. Q., A. E. Savage, and K. R. Zamudio. 2010. Selection, trans-species polymorphism, and locus identification of major histocompatibility complex class IIß alleles of New World ranid frogs. Immunogenetics 62: 741-751. PDF

Recuero, E., J. C. Cortes, G. Parra-Olea, and K. R. Zamudio. 2010. Urban aquatic habitats and the conservation of highly endangered species: the case of Ambystoma mexicanum (Caudata, Ambystomatidae). Annales Zoologici Finnici 47: 223-238. PDF

Clark, R. W., W. S. Brown, R. Stechert, and K. R. Zamudio. 2010. Roads, interrupted dispersal, and genetic diversity in timber rattlesnakes (Crotalus horridus). Conservation Biology 24: 1059-1069. PDF

Thomé, M. T. C., K. R. Zamudio, J. G. Giovanelli, C. F. B. Haddad, F. A. Baldiserra, Jr., J. M. B. Alexandrino. 2010. Phylogeography of endemic toads and post-Pliocene persistence of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 55: 1018-1031. PDF

Becker, C. G., R. D. Loyola, C. F. B. Haddad, and K. R. Zamudio. 2010. Integrating species life history traits and patterns of deforestation in amphibian conservation planning. Diversity and Distributions 16: 10-19. PDF

Galbreath, K. E., D. J. Hafner, K. R. Zamudio, and K. Agnew. 2010. Isolation and introgression in the Intermountain West: contrasting gene genealogies reveal the complex biogeographic history of the American pika (Ochotona princeps). Journal of Biogeography 37: 344-362. PDF

Robertson, J. M. and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Genetic diversification, vicariance, and selection in a polytypic frog. Journal of Heredity 100: 715-731. PDF

Richmond, J. Q., D. T. Reid, K. G. Ashton, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Delayed genetic effects of habitat fragmentation on the ecologically specialized Florida sand skink (Plestiodon reynoldsi). Conservation Genetics 10: 1281-1297. PDF

Galbreath, K. E., D. J. Hafner, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. When cold is better: climate-driven elevation shifts yield complex patterns of diversification and demography in an alpine specialist (American pika, Ochotona princeps). Evolution 63: 2848-2863. PDF

Chan, L. M., and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Population differentiation of temperate amphibians in unpredictable environments. Molecular Ecology 18: 3185-3200. PDF

Fitzpatrick, S. W., C. A. Brasileiro, C. F. B. Haddad, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Geographical variation in genetic structure of an Atlantic Coastal Forest endemic reveals regional differences in habitat stability. Molecular Ecology 18: 2877-2896. PDF

Zamudio, K. R., J. M. Robertson, L. M. Chan, I. Sazima. 2009. Population structure in the catfish Trichogenes longipinnis: evidence for drift offset by asymmetrical migration in a tiny geographic range. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 97: 259-274. PDF

Ohmer, M. E., J. M. Robertson, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Discordance in body size, color pattern, and advertisement call across genetically distinct regions of a Neotropical anuran (Dendropsophus ebraccatus). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 97: 298-313. PDF

Dixo, M., J. P. Metzger, J. S. Morgante, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Habitat fragmentation reduces genetic diversity and connectivity among toad populations in the Brazilian Atlantic Coastal Forest. Biological Conservation 142: 1560-1569. PDF

Robertson, J. M., M. C. Duryea, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Discordant patterns of evolutionary differentiation in two Neotropical treefrogs. Molecular Ecology 18: 1375-1395. PDF

Richmond, J. Q., A. E. Savage, E. B. Rosenblum, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Towards immunogenetic studies of amphibian chytridiomycosis: linking innate and acquired immunity. Bioscience 59: 311-320. PDF

Chan, L. M., L. A. Fitzgerald, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. The scale of genetic differentiation in the Dunes Sagebrush-lizard (Sceloporus arenicolus), an endemic habitat specialist. Conservation Genetics 10: 131-142. PDF

Austin, J. D. and K. R. Zamudio. 2008. Incongruence in the pattern and timing of intra-specific diversification in bronze frogs and bullfrogs (Ranidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 48: 1041-1053. PDF

Tennessen, J. A. and K. R. Zamudio. 2008. Genetic differentiation among mountain island populations of the striped plateau lizard, Sceloporus virgatus (Squamata: Phrynosomatidae). Copeia 2008: 558-564. PDF

Chandler, C. H.  and K. R. Zamudio. 2008. Reproductive success by large, closely related males facilitated by sperm storage in an aggregate breeding amphibian. Molecular Ecology 17: 1654-1576. PDF

Clark, R. W., W. S. Brown, R. Stechert, and K. R. Zamudio. 2008. Integrating individual behavior in landscape genetics studies: the population structure of timber rattlesnake hibernacula. Molecular Ecology 17: 719-730. PDF

Hedtke, S. M., K. R. Zamudio, C. A. Phillips, J. Losos, and P. Brylski. 2007. Conservation genetics of the endangered Coachella Valley fringe-toed lizard (Uma inornata). Herpetologica 63: 411-420. PDF

Rosenbaum. P. A., J. M. Robertson, and K. R. Zamudio. 2007. Unexpectedly low genetic divergences among populations of the threatened bog turtle (Glyptemys muhlenbergii). Conservation Genetics 8: 331-342. PDF

Zamudio, K. R. and A. M. Wieczorek. 2007. Fine-scale spatial genetic structure and dispersal among spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) breeding populations. Molecular Ecology 16: 257-274. PDF

Hardy, D. L. Sr. and K. R. Zamudio. 2006. Compartment syndrome, fasciotomy, and neuropathy after a rattlesnake envenomation: aspects of monitoring and diagnosis. Wilderness and Environmental Medicine 17: 36-40. PDF

Myers, E. M. and K. R. Zamudio. 2004. Multiple paternity in an aggregate breeding amphibian: the effect of reproductive skew on estimates of male reproductive success. Molecular Ecology 13: 1951-1963. PDF

Hodges, W. L. and K. R. Zamudio. 2004. Horned lizard (Phrynosoma) phylogeny inferred from mitochondrial genes and morphological characters: understanding conflicts using multiple approaches. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 31: 961-971. PDF

Zamudio, K. R. and W. K. Savage. 2003. Historical isolation, range expansion, and secondary contact of two highly divergent mitochondrial lineages in spotted salamanders (Ambystoma maculatum). Evolution 57: 1631-1652. PDF

Tennessen, J. A. and K. R. Zamudio. 2003. Early-male reproductive advantage, multiple paternity, and sperm storage in an amphibian aggregate breeder. Molecular Ecology 12: 1567-1576. PDF

Hatch, L., M. Uriarte, D. Fink, L. Aldrich-Wolfe, R. G. Allen, C. Webb, K. R. Zamudio, and A. Power. 2002. Federal jurisdiction over endangered species' habitat: the impacts of people and property on recovery planning. Ecological Applications 12:690-700. PDF

Wright, A. N. and K. R. Zamudio. 2002. Color pattern asymmetry as a correlate of habitat disturbance in spotted salamanders (Ambystoma maculatum). J. Herpetology 36: 129-133. PDF

Calsbeek, R., S. Alonzo, K. R. Zamudio, and B. Sinervo. 2002. Sexual selection and alternative mating behaviours generate demographic stochasticity in small populations . Proc. Roy. Soc. Lond. B. 269: 157-164. PDF

Chan, L. M., K. R. Zamudio, and D. B. Wake. 2001. Relationship of the salamandrid genera Paramesotriton, Pachytriton, and Cynops based on mitochondrial DNA sequences. Copeia 2001: 997-1009. PDF

Sinervo, B. and K. R. Zamudio. 2001. The evolution of alternative reproductive strategies: fitness differential, heritability, and genetic correlation between the sexes. Journal of Heredity 92:198-205. PDF

Zamudio, K. R. and B. Sinervo. 2000. Polygyny, mate-guarding, and posthumous fertilization as alternative mating strategies. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 97: 14427-14432. PDF

Zamudio, K. R. and G. Parra-Olea. 2000. Reproductive mode and female reproductive cycles of two endemic Mexican horned lizards (Phrynosoma taurus and Phrynosoma braconnieri). Copeia 2000: 222-229. PDF

Zamudio, K. R., D. L. Hardy, Sr., M. Martins, and H. W. Greene. 2000. Fang tip spread, puncture distance, and suction for snake bite. Toxicon 38: 723-728. PDF

Parkinson, C. L., K. R. Zamudio, and H. W. Greene. 2000. Phylogeography of the pitviper clade Agkistrodon: historical ecology, species status, and conservation of the cantils. Molecular Ecology 9: 411-420. PDF

Zamudio, K. R. 1998. The evolution of female-biased sexual size dimorphism: a population-level comparative study in horned lizards (Phrynosoma). Evolution 52: 1821-1833. PDF

Pitulle, C., M. Garcia-Paris, K. R. Zamudio, and N. R. Pace. 1998. Comparative structure analysis of vertebrate ribonuclease P RNA. Nucleic Acids Research 26: 3333-3339. PDF

Zamudio, K. R., K. B. Jones, and R. H. Ward. 1997. Molecular systematics of short-horned lizards: biogeography and taxonomy of a widespread species complex. Systematic Biology 46:284-305. PDF

Zamudio, K. R. and H. W. Greene. 1997. Phylogeography of the Bushmaster (Lachesis muta, Viperidae): implications for neotropical biogeography, systematics, and conservation. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 62: 421-442. PDF

Zamudio, K. R., R. B. Huey, and W. C. Crill. 1995. Bigger isn't always better: body size, developmental and parental temperature, and male territorial success in Drosophila melanogaster. Animal Behaviour 49: 671-677. PDF

Sinervo, B., P. Doughty, R. B. Huey, and K. R. Zamudio. 1992. Allometric engineering: A causal analysis of natural selection on offspring size. Science 258: 1927-1930. PDF

Publications (Book Chapters)                                  

Zamudio, K. R. and R. G. Harrison. 2010. Hybridization in threatened and endangered animal taxa: implications for conservation and management of biodiversity. In Molecular Approaches in Natural Resource Conservation (eds. DeWoody, A. Bickham, J., Michler, C. Nichols, K. Rhodes, G, and Woeste, K.) Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

Zamudio, K. R. and L. M. Chan. 2008. Alternative reproductive tactics in amphibians. Pages 300-331 In R. Oliveira, M. Taborsky, and J. Brockman, eds. Alternative Reproductive Tactics: an Integrative Approach. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. PDF

Savage, W. K. and K. R. Zamudio. 2005. Ambystoma maculatum: species account. Pages 621-627 In M. Lannoo ed. Amphibian Declines: the Conservation Status of United States Species. University of California Press, Berkeley.

Zamudio, K. R. and B. Sinervo. 2003. Ecological and social contexts for the evolution of alternative mating strategies. Pages 83-106 In S.F. Fox, J.K. McCoy, and T.A. Baird, eds. Lizard Social Behavior. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.

Zamudio, K. R. 2002. Pre-ejaculators, sneakers, and she-males: alternative mating strategies in reptiles. Pages 114-115 In T. Halliday and K. Adler, eds. The Encyclopedia of Reptiles and Amphibians. Facts on File, New York.

Publications (Technical and Natural History Notes, Reviews)                           

Zamudio, K. R., R. C. Bell, and A. V. Longo. 2014. Review of A Life for Reptiles and Amphibians, Volume 1: A collection of 55 interviews on 'How to become a Herpetologist'. Copeia 2014: 604-605. PDF

Faggioni, G. P., K. R. Zamudio, F. L. Souza, and C. P. A. Prado. 2014. Isolation and characterization of microsatellite markers for two South American frogs (Leptodactylus bufonius and L. chaquensis) using next generation sequencing. Amphibia-Reptilia 35: 405-412. PDF

Nali, R. C., K. R. Zamudio, and C. P. A. Prado. 2014. Microsatellite markers for Bokermannohyla species (Anura, Hylidae) from the Brazilian Cerrado and Atlantic Forest domains. Amphibia-Reptilia 35: 355-360. PDF

Hydeman, M. E., R. C. Bell, R. C. Drewes, and K. R. Zamudio. Amphibian chytrid fungus confirmed in endemic amphibians on the island of São Tomé. 2013. Herpetological Review 44: 254-257. PDF

Bell, R. C., A. V. Gata Garcia, B. L. Stuart, and K. R. Zamudio. 2011. High prevalence of the amphibian chytrid pathogen in Gabon. FrogLog 95: 11. PDF

Velo-Antón, G., J. C. Windfield, K. R. Zamudio, and G. Parra-Olea. 2009. Microsatellite markers for Pseudoeurycea leprosa, a plethodontid salamander endemic to the Transmexican Neovolcanic Belt. Conservation Genetic Resources 1: 5-7. PDF

Duryea, M.C., C. A. Brasileiro and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Characterization of microsatellite markers for snouted treefrogs in the Scinax perpusillus species group (Anura, Hylidae). Conservation Genetics 10: 1053-1056. PDF

Duryea, M. C., K. R. Zamudio, H. W. Greene, and F. J. Zara. 2008. Physalaemus cuvieri (Barker Frog). Predation. Herpetological Review 39: 209-210.

Duryea, M.C., K. R. Zamudio, and C.A. Brasileiro. 2008. Characterization of microsatellite markers for Thoropa taophora (Anura, Cycloramphidae), a frog endemic to the Brazilian Atlantic Rain Forest. Molecular Ecology Resources 8: 663-665. PDF

Chan, L. M., L. A. Fitzgerald, and K. R. Zamudio. 2007. Characterization of microsatellite markers for the endemic sand dune lizard, Sceloporus arenicolus. Molecular Ecology Notes 7:337-339. PDF

Parra-Olea, G., E. Recuero, and K. R. Zamudio. 2007. Polymorphic microsatellite markers for Mexican salamanders of the genus Ambystoma. Molecular Ecology Notes 7: 818-820. PDF

Thomé, M. T. C., K. R. Zamudio, and H. W. Greene. 2007. Itapotihyla langsdorffii (NCN). Diurnal basking. Herpetological Review 38: 186-187.

Reid, D. T., K. G. Ashton, and K. R. Zamudio. 2004. Characterization of microsatellite markers for the threatened sand skink (Neoseps reynoldsi). Molecular Ecology Notes 4: 691-693. PDF

Wieczorek, A. M., K. R. Zamudio, T. L. King, and B. Gajetvaj. 2002. Isolation of microsatellite loci in spotted salamanders (Ambystoma maculatum). Molecular Ecology Notes 2:313-315. PDF

Zamudio, K. R. and A. M. Wieczorek. 2000. Microsatellites for studies of ecology, behavior, and evolution in Yarrow's spiny lizard (Sceloporus jarrovii). Molecular Ecology 9:1667-1668. PDF

Publications (submitted)                               

Percino-Daniel, R., E. Recuero, E. Vazquez-Domínguez, K. R. Zamudio, G. Parra-Olea. 2016. All grown-up and nowhere to go: paedomorphosis and local adaptation in Ambystoma salamanders in the Cuenca Oriental of Mexico.

Polato, N. R., M. M. Gray, B. A. Gill, K. L. Anderson, C. G. Becker, A. S. Flecker, B. C. Kondratief, A. C. Encalada, N. L. Poff, W. C. Funk, K. R. Zamudio. Genetic diversity and gene flow decline with elevation in montane mayflies.

Ellison, A., G. DiRenzo, C. McDonald, K. R. Lips, K. R. Zamudio. First in vivo Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis transcriptomes reveal mechanisms of host exploitation, host-specific gene expression, and expressed genotype shifts.

Zamudio, K. R., Bell, R. C., Nali, R. C., Haddad, C. F. B., Prado, C. P. A. Polyandry, predation, and the evolution of reproductive modes in frogs.

Maguire, C., G. V. DiRenzo, T. S. Tunstall, C. R. Muletz, K. R. Zamudio, and K. R. Lips. Dead or alive? Viability of chytrid zoospores shed from live amphibian hosts.

Longo, A. V. and K. R. Zamudio. Microbial turnover facilitates fungal infection dynamics in the amphibian skin.

Savage, A. E. and K. R. Zamudio. Adaptive resistance to the frog-killing fungus drives MHC evolution in natural amphibian populations.

Bruschi, D. P., S. M. Recco-Pimentel, and K. R. Zamudio. Vicariance, paraphyly, and cryptic diversity in species of the Phyllomedusa hypochondrialis complex.

Jenkinson, T. S., C. M. Betancourt-Román, C. Lambertini, A. V. Aguilar , J. Ruggeri-Gomes, C. H. L. Nunes de Almeida, D. Rodriguez, A. M. Belasen, D. da Silva Leite, K. R. Zamudio, J. E. Longcore, L. F. Toledo, T. Y. James. Amphibian-killing fungus in Brazil comprises both stable endemic and recently expanded populations.

Betancourt Román, C. M., T. S. Jenkinson, J. E. Longcore, K. R. Zamudio, J. A. Marino, C. L. Searle, D. da Silva Leite, L. F. Toledo, and T. Y. James. Higher virulence of a hybrid lineage of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis relative to parental lineages in wood frogs.

Longo, A. V., K. R. Lips, and K. R. Zamudio. Highly competent hosts drive catastrophic diversity loss during disease emergence.

Publications (in preparation)                               

Gill, B. A., B.C. Kondratieff, K.L. Casner, A.C. Encalada, A.S. Flecker, D. Gannon, C.K. Ghalambor, J.M. Guayasamin, N.L. Poff, M.P. Simmons, S.A. Thomas, K. R. Zamudio, and W.C. Funk. Latitudinal differences in elevational ranges support the climate variability hypothesis.

Becker, C. G., S. E. Greenspan, K. E. Tracy, T. Y. James, J. A. Dash, C. Lambertini, T. S. Jenkinson, J. E. Longcore, L. F. Toledo, K. R. Zamudio. Variation in phenotype and virulence among endemic and pandemic amphibian chytrid strains.

Yuan, M. L., C. A. Brasileiro, C. F. B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio. Comparative population genetics of land-bridge island and coastal populations of snouted treefrogs (Scinax perpusillus group) in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest.

Kiemnec-Tyburczy, K., K. E. Tracy, K. R. Lips, and K. R. Zamudio. Genetic variation and selection of MHC class I loci differ in two congeneric frogs.

Rittmeyer, E. N., H. W. Greene, and K. R. Zamudio. Tropical relict in a temperate landscape: molecular phylogeography of the Texas Alligator Lizard (Gerrhonotus infernalis, Squamata: Anguidae).

Kiemnec-Tyburczy, K., K. R. Lips, K. E. Tracy, and K. R. Zamudio. Short-term changes in major histocompatibility complex class II polymorphism associate with sequential disease epizootics in wild Central American frog populations.

Gründler, M. C, Becker, C. G., Haddad, C. F. B. Haddad, M. R. C. Martins, C. A. Brasileiro, R. J. Sawaya, and K. R. Zamudio. Ecological specialization promotes spatial genetic structure in stream-breeding Atlantic Coastal Forest frogs.

Barbasch, T. A. and K. R. Zamudio. Strategic sperm allocation in response to male-male competition in an explosively breeding amphibian.

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