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Christopher C. Witt
Christopher C. Witt
Professor of Biology, Museum Director & Curator of Birds, University of New Mexico
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A phylogenomic study of birds reveals their evolutionary history
SJ Hackett, RT Kimball, S Reddy, RCK Bowie, EL Braun, MJ Braun, ...
science 320 (5884), 1763-1768, 2008
23012008
Molecular phylogenetics and the diversification of hummingbirds
JA McGuire, CC Witt, JV Remsen, A Corl, DL Rabosky, DL Altshuler, ...
Current Biology 24 (8), 910-916, 2014
4522014
Phylogenetic systematics and biogeography of hummingbirds: Bayesian and maximum likelihood analyses of partitioned data and selection of an appropriate partitioning strategy
JA McGuire, CC Witt, DL Altshuler, JV Remsen
Systematic biology 56 (5), 837-856, 2007
3472007
Dense sampling of bird diversity increases power of comparative genomics
S Feng, J Stiller, Y Deng, J Armstrong, QI Fang, AH Reeve, D Xie, G Chen, ...
Nature 587 (7833), 252-257, 2020
3132020
Specimen collection: an essential tool
LA Rocha, A Aleixo, G Allen, F Almeda, CC Baldwin, MVL Barclay, ...
Science 344 (6186), 814-815, 2014
3092014
Why do phylogenomic data sets yield conflicting trees? Data type influences the avian tree of life more than taxon sampling
S Reddy, RT Kimball, A Pandey, PA Hosner, MJ Braun, SJ Hackett, ...
Systematic biology 66 (5), 857-879, 2017
2842017
Phylogenomic evidence for multiple losses of flight in ratite birds
J Harshman, EL Braun, MJ Braun, CJ Huddleston, RCK Bowie, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 (36), 13462-13467, 2008
2722008
Predictable convergence in hemoglobin function has unpredictable molecular underpinnings
C Natarajan, FG Hoffmann, RE Weber, A Fago, CC Witt, JF Storz
Science 354 (6310), 336-339, 2016
2452016
A well-tested set of primers to amplify regions spread across the avian genome
RT Kimball, EL Braun, FK Barker, RCK Bowie, MJ Braun, JL Chojnowski, ...
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 50 (3), 654-660, 2009
2052009
Repeated elevational transitions in hemoglobin function during the evolution of Andean hummingbirds
J Projecto-Garcia, C Natarajan, H Moriyama, RE Weber, A Fago, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110 (51), 20669-20674, 2013
1922013
Predictable evolution toward flightlessness in volant island birds
NA Wright, DW Steadman, CC Witt
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113 (17), 4765-4770, 2016
1632016
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds
RM Sibly, CC Witt, NA Wright, C Venditti, W Jetz, JH Brown
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (27), 10937-10941, 2012
1462012
Metabolic ‘engines’ of flight drive genome size reduction in birds
NA Wright, TR Gregory, CC Witt
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 281 (1779), 20132780, 2014
1292014
Parsimony and model-based analyses of indels in avian nuclear genes reveal congruent and incongruent phylogenetic signals
T Yuri, RT Kimball, J Harshman, RCK Bowie, MJ Braun, JL Chojnowski, ...
Biology 2 (1), 419-444, 2013
1242013
A higher-level taxonomy for hummingbirds
JA McGuire, CC Witt, JV Remsen, R Dudley, DL Altshuler
Journal of Ornithology 150, 155-165, 2009
1212009
Contribution of a mutational hot spot to hemoglobin adaptation in high-altitude Andean house wrens
SC Galen, C Natarajan, H Moriyama, RE Weber, A Fago, PM Benham, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (45), 13958-13963, 2015
1012015
Diverse avian malaria and other haemosporidian parasites in Andean house wrens: evidence for regional co‐diversification by host‐switching
SC Galen, CC Witt
Journal of Avian Biology 45 (4), 374-386, 2014
922014
Ancient horizontal transfers of retrotransposons between birds and ancestors of human pathogenic nematodes
A Suh, CC Witt, J Menger, KR Sadanandan, L Podsiadlowski, M Gerth, ...
Nature communications 7 (1), 11396, 2016
862016
Integrating evolutionary and functional tests of adaptive hypotheses: a case study of altitudinal differentiation in hemoglobin function in an Andean sparrow, Zonotrichia capensis
ZA Cheviron, C Natarajan, J Projecto-Garcia, DK Eddy, J Jones, ...
Molecular Biology and Evolution 31 (11), 2948-2962, 2014
682014
Differential high‐altitude adaptation and restricted gene flow across a mid‐elevation hybrid zone in A ndean tit‐tyrant flycatchers
SG DuBay, CC Witt
Molecular Ecology 23 (14), 3551-3565, 2014
682014
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