Publications

  
Schield DR, Adams RH,  Card DC, Perry BW, Jezkova T, Andrew AL, Pasquesi GIM, Spencer CL, Sanchez EE, Mackessy SP, and Castoe TA. Genomic patterns of divergence and admixture in a widely-distributed rattlesnake provide insight into speciation with gene flow. Ecology and Evolution, in press.

Badgley C, Smiley TM, Davis EB, DeSantis LRG, Fox DL, Hopkins SB, Jezkova T, Matocq MD, Matzke N, McGuire JL, Mulch A, Riddle BR, Roth VL, Samuels JX, Strömberg CAE, Terry R, Yanites BJ. 2017. Biodiversity and topographic complexity: Modern and geohistorical perspectives. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 32, 211–226. [pdf]

Jezkova T and Wiens JJ. What explains patterns of diversification and richness among animal phyla? 2017. American Naturalist, 189: 201-212. [pdf]

Jezkova T and Wiens JJ. 2016. Rates of change in climatic niches in plant and animal populations are much slower than projected climate change. Proceedings of the Royal Society in London 20162104. [pdf]
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Webber MM, Jezkova T, and Rodríguez-Robles JA. 2016. Feeding ecology of the Sidewinder Rattlesnake, Crotalus cerastes (Viperidae). Herpetologica 72, 324-330. [pdf]

Card DC, Schield DR, Adams RH, Corbin AB, Andrew AL, Pasquesi GIM, Perry B, Jezkova T, Boback SM, Booth W, and Castoe TA. 2016. Phylogeographic and population genetic analyses reveal multiple species of Boa and independent origins of insular dwarfism. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 102, 104–116. [pdf]

Streicher JW, McEntee JP, Drzich LC, Card DC, Schield DR, Smart U, Parkinson CL, Jezkova T, Smith EN, and Castoe TA. 2016. Genetic surfing, not allopatric divergence, explains spatial sorting of mitochondrial haplotypes in venomous coralsnakes. Evolution 70, 1435–1449. Cover Article. [pdf]

Jezkova T, Jaeger JR, Olah-Hemmings V, Jones KB, Lara-Resendiz RA, Mulcahy DG, Riddle BR. 2016. Range and niche shifts in response to past climate change in the desert horned lizard (Phrynosoma platyrhinos). Ecography 39, 437–448. Cover Article . [pdf]

Rodríguez-Robles JA, Jezkova T, Fujita MK, Tolson PJ, Garcia MA. 2015. Genetic Divergence and Diversity in the Mona and Virgin Islands Boas, Chilabothrus monensis (Serpentes: Boidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 88, 144-153. [pdf]

Schield DR, Card DC, Reyes-Velasco J, Jezkova T, Proctor FN, Spencer CL, Adams RH, Herrmann H-W, Mackessy SP, Castoe TA. 2015. Using genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphisms to estimate patterns of gene flow and population structure in Crotalus atrox. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 83: 213-223. [pdf]

Jezkova T, Riddle BR, Card DC, Schield DR, Eckstut ME, Castoe TA. 2015. Genetic consequences of a post-glacial range expansion in two co-distributed rodents (genus Dipodomys) depend on ecology and genetic locus. Molecular Ecology 24: 83-97. [pdf]

Riddle BR, Jezkova T, Hornsby A, and Matocq M. 2014. Emerging insights from molecular biogeography and phylogeography into the assembly of the modern Great Basin mammal biota. Journal of Mammalogy 95: 1107-1127. [pdf]

Lara-Resendiz RA, Jezkova T, Rosen PC, Méndez-De La Cruz FR. 2014. Thermoregulation during the summer season in the Goode’s horned lizard Phrynosoma goodei (Iguania: Phrynosomatidae) in Sonoran Desert. Amphibia-Reptilia 35: 161-172. [pdf]

Riddle BR, Jezkova T, Eckstut ME, Olah-Hemmings V, Carraway L. 2014. Cryptic divergence and revised species taxonomy within the Great Basin pocket mouse, Perognathus parvus (Peale, 1848) species group. Journal of Mammalogy 95: 9-25. [pdf]

Jezkova T, Leal M, Rodríguez-Robles JA. 2013. Genetic drift or natural selection? Hybridization and asymmetric introgression in two Caribbean lizards (Anolis pulchellus and A. krugi). Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 1458-1471. [pdf]

Jezkova T, Olah-Hemmings V, Riddle BR. 2011. Niche shifting in response to warming climate after the last glacial maximum: inference from genetic data and niche assessments in the chisel-toothed kangaroo rat (Dipodomys microps). Global Change Biology 17:3486-3502. [pdf]

Rodríguez-Robles JA, Jezkova T, Leal M. 2010. Climatic stability and genetic divergence in the tropical insular lizard Anolis krugi, the Puerto Rican “Lagartijo Jardinero de la Montaña.” Molecular Ecology 19:1860-1876. [pdf]

Jezkova T, Jaeger JR, Marshall ZL, Riddle BR. 2009. Pleistocene impacts on the phylogeography of the desert pocket mouse (Chaetodipus penicillatus). Journal of Mammalogy 90:306-320. [pdf]

Jezkova T, Leal M, Rodríguez-Robles JA. 2009. Living together but remaining apart: comparative phylogeography of Anolis poncensis and A. cooki, two lizards endemic to the aridlands of Puerto Rico. Biological Journal of the Linnaean Society 96:617-634. [pdf]

Glaudas X, Jezkova T, Rodríguez-Robles JA. 2008. Feeding ecology of the Great Basin Rattlesnake (Crotalus lutosus, Viperidae). Canadian Journal of Zoology 86:723-734. [pdf]

Rodríguez-Robles JA, Jezkova T, Leal M. 2008. Genetic structuring in the threatened “Lagartijo del Bosque Seco” (Anolis cooki) from Puerto Rico. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46:503-514. [pdf]

Rodríguez-Robles JA, Jezkova T, García MA. 2007. Evolutionary relationships and historical biogeography of Anolis desechensis and A. monensis, two lizards endemic to small islands in the eastern Caribbean Sea. Journal of Biogeography 34:1546-1558. [pdf]