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32. Lovell, J. T., S. Schwartz, D. B. Lowry, E. V. Shakirov, J. Bonnette, M. Wang, J. Johnson, A. Sreedasyam, C. Plott, J. Jenkins, J. Schmutz, T. E. Juenger. Drought responsive gene expression regulatory divergence between upland and lowland ecotypes of a perennial C4 grass. In revision

31. Aspinwall M. J., P. A. Fay, C.V. Hawkes, D. B. Lowry, A. Khasanova, J. Bonnette, B. K. Whitaker, N. Johnson, T. E. Juenger. Intraspecific variation in precipitation responses of a widespread C4 grass depend on site water limitation. In review

30. Sexton, J., M. Hufford, A. Bateman, D. B. Lowry, H. Meimberg, S. Strauss, K. Rice. (2016) Climate similarity, rather than spatial distance or center-edge gene flow, structures genetic variation across a species’ range. Molecular Ecology. In press

29. Lowry D. B., B. A. Gould. (2016) The speciation continuum. pp. xx-xx. In ‘Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Biology’ (R. Kliman, head editor, D. Ortiz-Barrientos, section editor), In press


28. Lowry, D. B., S. H. Taylor, J. Bonnette, M. J. Aspinwall, A. L. Asmus, T. H. Keitt, C. M. Tobias, T. E. Juenger. (2015) QTLs for biomass and developmental traits in switchgrass (Panicum virgatum). Bioenergy Research. 8: 1856-1867.

27. Lowry D. B. (2015) Approaches to Plant Evolutionary Ecology. Rhodora. 117: 400-402.

26. Lovell, J. T., J. L. Mullen, D. B. Lowry, J. H. Richards, S. Sen, P. Verslues, T. E. Juenger, J. K. McKay. (2015) Exploiting epistasis and differential gene expression to discover candidate genes for drought-associated QTLs in Arabidopsis thaliana. The Plant Cell. 27: 969-983.

25. Twyford A. D., M. A. Streisfeld, D. B. Lowry, J. Friedman. (2015) Genomic studies on the nature of species: ecological divergence, adaptation, and speciation in Mimulus. Molecular Ecology. 24: 2601-2609.

24. Lowry, D. B., K. Hernandez, S. H. Taylor, E. Meyer, T. L. Logan, J. A. Chapman, D. S. Rokhsar, J. Schmutz, T. E. Juenger. (2015) The genetics of divergence and reproductive isolation between ecotypes of Panicum hallii. New Phytologist. 205: 402-414.


23. Selby, J. P., A. L. Jeong, K. Toll, K. M. Wright, D. B. Lowry. (2014) “Methods and discoveries in the pursuit of understanding the genetic basis of adaptation to harsh environments in Mimulus.” In N. Rajakaruna (ed.). Plant Ecology and Evolution in Harsh Environments. Pp. 243-265. NOVA Science Publishers, Inc. Hauppauge, NY, USA.

22. Lasky, J. R., D. L. Des Marais, D. B. Lowry, I. Povolotskaya, J. K. McKay, J. H. Richards, T. H. Keitt, T. E. Juenger. (2014) Natural variation in abiotic stress responsive gene expression is associated with local adaptation to climate in Arabidopsis thaliana. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 31:2283-2296.

21. Meyer, E., M. J. Aspinwall, D. B. Lowry, J. Palacio-Mejía, T. L. Logan, P. A.  Fay, T. E. Juenger. (2014) Integrating physiological, transcriptional, and metabolomic responses to drought stress and recovery in switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.). BMC Genomics. 15: 527.

20. Oneal, E., D. B. Lowry, K. M. Wright, Z. Zhu, J. H. Willis. (2014) Divergent population structure and climate associations of a chromosomal inversion polymorphism across the Mimulus guttatus species complex. Molecular Ecology. 23: 2844–2860

19. Lowry, D. B., K. D. Behrman, P. Grabowski, G. P. Morris, J. R. Kiniry, T. E. Juenger. (2014) Adaptation between ecotypes and along environmental gradients in Panicum virgatum. The American Naturalist 183: 682-692.


18. Lowry, D. B., T. L. Logan, L. Santuari, C. S. Hardtke, J. H. Richards, L. J. DeRose-Wilson, J. K. McKay, S. Sen, T. E. Juenger. (2013) Expression QTL mapping across water availability environments reveals contrasting associations with genomic features in Arabidopsis thaliana. The Plant Cell 25: 3266–3279.

17. Lowry, D. B., R. Hopkins. (2013) “Speciation and Natural Selection.” In J. Losos (ed.). The Princeton Guide to Evolution. Pp. 512-519. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, USA.

16. Aspinwall, M. J., D. B. Lowry, S. H. Taylor, T. E. Juenger, C. V. Hawkes, M. V. Johnson, J. R. Kiniry, P. A. Fay. (2013) Genotypic variation in traits linked to climate and aboveground productivity in a widespread C4 grass: evidence for a functional trait syndrome. New Phytologist 199: 966-980.

15. Wright, K. M., D. Lloyd, D. B. Lowry, M. R. Macnair, J. H. Willis. (2013) Indirect evolution of hybrid lethality due to linkage with a selected locus in Mimulus guttatus. PLoS Biology 11: e1001497.

14. Lowry, D. B., C. T. Purmal, T. E. Juenger. (2013) A population genetic transect of Panicum hallii (Poaceae). American Journal of Botany. 100: 592-601.


13. Lowry, D. B. (2012) Local adaptation in The model plant. New Phytologist. 194: 888-890.

12. Lowry, D. B. (2012) Ecotypes and the controversy over stages in the formation of new species. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 106: 241-257.

11. Lowry, D. B., C. T. Purmal, E. Meyer, T. E. Juenger. (2012) Microsatellite markers for the native Texas perennial grass, Panicum hallii (Poaceae). American Journal of Botany Primer Notes & Protocols. 99: e114-e116

10. Lowry, D. B., C. S. Sheng, Z. Zhu, T. E. Juenger, B. Lahner, D. E. Salt, J. H. Willis. (2012) Mapping of ionomic traits in Mimulus guttatus reveals Mo and Cd QTLs that colocalize with MOT1 homologues. PLoS One 7: e30730.

9. Lowry, D. B., C. S. Sheng, J. R. Lasky, J. H. Willis. (2012) Five anthocyanin polymorphisms are associated with an R2R3-MYB cluster in Mimulus guttatus. American Journal of Botany 99: 82-91


8. Lowry, D.B., J. H. Willis. (2010) A widespread chromosomal inversion polymorphism contributes to a major life-history transition, local adaptation, and reproductive isolation. PLoS Biology 8: e1000500

7. Hall, M. C., D. B. Lowry, J. H. Willis. (2010) Is local adaptation in Mimulus guttatus caused by trade-offs at individual loci? Molecular Ecology. 19: 2739-2753

6. Lowry, D. B. (2010) Landscape evolutionary genomics. Biology Letters. 6: 502-504.180px-PhilTransCover

5. Wu, C. A., D. B. Lowry, L. I. Nutter, J. H. Willis. (2010) Natural variation for drought response in the Mimulus guttatus species complex. Oecologia 162: 23-33


4. Lowry, D. B., M. C. Hall, D. E. Salt, J. H. Willis. (2009). Genetic and physiological basis of adaptive salt tolerance divergence between coastal and inland Mimulus guttatus. New Phytologist 183: 776-788.


3. Lowry, D. B., J. L. Modliszewski, K. M. Wright, C. A. Wu, J. H. Willis. (2008). The strength and genetic basis of reproductive isolating barriers in flowering plants. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 363: 3009-3021.

2. Lowry, D. B., R. C. Rockwood, J. H. Willis. (2008). EcologEvolution_coverical reproductive isolation of coast and inland races of Mimulus guttatus. Evolution 62: 2196-2214

1. Wu, C. A., D. B. Lowry, A. M. Cooley, K. M. Wright, Y. W. Lee, and J. H. Willis. (2008). Mimulus is an emerging model system for the integration of ecological and genomic studies. Heredity 100: 220-230.

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