2010 - present

Hardwick, KM, Robertson JM, Rosenblum EB (2013) Asymmetrical mate preference in recently adapted white sands and black lava populations of Sceloporus undulates. Current Zoology 59: 20-30.

Robertson JM, Vega A (2011) Genetic and phenotypic variation in a colourful treefrog across five geographic barriers. Journal of Biogeography. 38 (11): 2122 - 2135

Robertson JM, Hoversten K, Grundler M, et al. (2011) Colonization of novel White Sands habitat is associated with changes in lizard anti-predator behaviour. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society.103: 657-667.

Robertson JM, Chan, LM (2011) Species richness in a tropical biodiversity hotspot. Journal of Biogeography. 38 (11): 2043-2044.

DesRoches, S, Robertson, JM, Rosenblum, EB, Harmon, LJ (2011). Ecological release in white sands lizards. Ecology and Evolution 1 (4): 571-578.

J.M. Robertson and E. B. Rosenblum (2010). Evolution of male territoriality and “sex confusion” in recently adapted lizards at White Sands. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 23, 1928-1936.

Yoder JB, Clancey E, Des Roches S, et al. (2010) Ecological opportunity and the origin of adaptive radiations. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 23, 1581-1596.

J.M. Robertson, A. Vega, G. Chaves G (2010) Agalychnis spurelli. Geographic range expansion. Herpetological Review.

J. M. Robertson, E. Loew, H. Greene (in prep). Bright colors as social signals in nocturnal frogs.


J. M. Robertson and K. R. Zamudio (2009) Vicariance and localized selection contribute to phenotypic diversification in a polytypic frog. Journal of Heredity, 100, 715-731  Robertson_Zamudio_2009.pdf

J. M. Robertson and E. B. Rosenblum (2009) Rapid divergence of social signal colouration across the White Sands ecotone for three lizard species under strong natural selection. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 98, 243-255. Robertson_Rosenblum_2009.pdf

J. M. Robertson, M. C. Duryea and K. R. Zamudio (2009) Divergence in historical and contemporary estimates of gene flow and color pattern in two sympatric and widespread treefrogs. Molecular Ecology, 18, 1375 – 1395. Robertson_Duryea_Zamudio_2009.pdf

K. R. Zamudio, J. M. Robertson, L. M. Chan and I. Sazima (2009) Population structure in an extreme narrow endemic: evidence for drift offset by asymmetrical migration in a tiny geographic range. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 97, 259 - 274. Zamudio_Robertson_Chan_Sazima_2009.pdf

M. E. Ohmer, 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. Ohmer_etal_2009.pdf

2002- 2008

J. M. Robertson, K. R. Lips and E. J. Heist (2008) Gene flow and movement patterns of a Neotropical glass frog, Centrolene prosoblepon. Revista de Biologia Tropical, 56, 13-26. Robertson_Lips_Heist_2008.pdf

J. M. Robertson, A. D. Robertson (2008) Spatial and temporal patterns of phenotypic variation in a neotropical frog. Journal of Biogeography, 35, 830-43. Robertson_Robertson_2008.pdf

P. A. Rosenbaum, 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. Rosenbaum_Robertson_Zamudio_2007.pdf

C. F. Vriesendorp and J. M. Robertson (2007) Urotheca (Pliocercus) euryzonus (halloween snake). Diet. Herpetological Review, 38, 470-471.

J. M. Robertson, C. Cardelús and M. I. Williams (2007) Enulius sclateri (white-headed snake). Arboreal Reproduction. Herpetological Review, 38, 466-467.

C. Greig, J. M. Robertson and M. A. Banks (2002) Rapid PCR-based species tests for sympatric salmonids. Conservation Genetics, 3, 83-86.