Melanie J. Hopkins, Ph.D

Museum für Naturkunde 
Paleobiology, Arthropods
"Melanie Hopkins"


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Mark Webster grad student 2010 Chicago
 (Intraspecific variation, its geographic structure, and the relationship between variation and duration, with examples from Cambrian trilobites and recent fiddler crabs.)
Scott Lidgard post-doc 2010-2012 Field Museum


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David W. Bapst collaborator
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Cole SR, Hopkins MJ. (2021) Selectivity and the effect of mass extinctions on disparity and functional ecology. Science Advances. 7
Hou JB, Hughes NC, Hopkins MJ. (2021) The trilobite upper limb branch is a well-developed gill. Science Advances. 7
Lamsdell JC, McCoy VE, Perron-Feller OA, et al. (2020) Air Breathing in an Exceptionally Preserved 340-Million-Year-Old Sea Scorpion. Current Biology : Cb
Hopkins MJ, Bapst DW, Simpson C, et al. (2018) The inseparability of sampling and time and its influence on attempts to unify the molecular and fossil records Paleobiology. 44: 561-574
Lamsdell JC, Congreve CR, Hopkins MJ, et al. (2017) Phylogenetic Paleoecology: Tree-Thinking and Ecology in Deep Time. Trends in Ecology & Evolution
Bapst DW, Hopkins MJ. (2017) Comparing cal3 and other a posteriori time-scaling approaches in a case study with the pterocephaliid trilobites Paleobiology. 43: 49-67
Hopkins MJ, Haber A, Thurman CL. (2016) Constraints on geographic variation in fiddler crabs (Ocypodidae: Uca) from the western Atlantic. Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Hopkins MJ. (2016) Magnitude versus direction of change and the contribution of macroevolutionary trends to morphological disparity Biological Journal of the Linnean Society
Hunt G, Hopkins MJ, Lidgard S. (2015) Simple versus complex models of trait evolution and stasis as a response to environmental change. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112: 4885-90
Hopkins MJ, Smith AB. (2015) Dynamic evolutionary change in post-Paleozoic echinoids and the importance of scale when interpreting changes in rates of evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112: 3758-63
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