Robert M. Zink, PhD - Publications

1993- Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN 
Speciation, Phylogeography, Niche Modeling, Ornithology

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2020 Zink RM, Najar N, Vázquez-Miranda H, Buchanan BL, Loy D, Brodersen BW. Geographic variation in the PRNP gene and its promoter, and their relationship to chronic wasting disease in North American deer. Prion. 14: 185-192. PMID 32715865 DOI: 10.1080/19336896.2020.1796250  0.32
2018 Zink RM, Vázquez-Miranda H. Species limits and phylogenomic relationships of Darwin's finches remain unresolved: potential consequences of a volatile ecological setting. Systematic Biology. PMID 30371872 DOI: 10.1093/Sysbio/Syy073  0.32
2017 Hung CM, Drovetski SV, Zink RM. The roles of ecology, behavior and effective population size in the evolution of a community. Molecular Ecology. PMID 28437589 DOI: 10.1111/Mec.14152  0.92
2016 Barrowclough GF, Cracraft J, Klicka J, Zink RM. How Many Kinds of Birds Are There and Why Does It Matter? Plos One. 11: e0166307. PMID 27880775 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0166307  1
2016 Hung CM, Drovetski SV, Zink RM. Matching loci surveyed to questions asked in phylogeography. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 283. PMID 26962145 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2015.2340  1
2016 Zink RM, Groth JG, Vázquez-Miranda H, Barrowclough GF. Geographic variation, null hypotheses, and subspecies limits in the California Gnatcatcher: A response to McCormack and Maley Auk. 133: 59-68. DOI: 10.1642/Auk-15-63.1  0.32
2015 Vázquez-Miranda H, Barr KR, Farquhar CC, Zink RM. Fluctuating fire regimes and their historical effects on genetic variation in an endangered shrubland specialist. Ecology and Evolution. 5: 5487-98. PMID 27069600 DOI: 10.1002/Ece3.1811  0.32
2015 Novitch NR, Westberg M, Zink RM. Migration of alder flycatchers (empidonax alnorum) and willow flycatchers (empidonax traillii) through the tuxtla mountains, Veracruz, Mexico, and the identification of migrant flycatchers in collections Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 127: 142-145. DOI: 10.1676/13-222.1  1
2015 Vázquez-Miranda H, Barr KR, Farquhar CC, Zink RM. Fluctuating fire regimes and their historical effects on genetic variation in an endangered shrubland specialist Ecology and Evolution. 5: 5487-5498. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1811  0.32
2014 McKay BD, Zink RM. Sisyphean evolution in Darwin's finches. Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society. PMID 25040800 DOI: 10.1111/Brv.12127  1
2014 Hung CM, Shaner PJ, Zink RM, Liu WC, Chu TC, Huang WS, Li SH. Drastic population fluctuations explain the rapid extinction of the passenger pigeon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111: 10636-41. PMID 24979776 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.1401526111  1
2014 Hung CM, Zink RM. Distinguishing the effects of selection from demographic history in the genetic variation of two sister passerines based on mitochondrial-nuclear comparison. Heredity. 113: 42-51. PMID 24619180 DOI: 10.1038/Hdy.2014.9  0.92
2013 Hung CM, Drovetski SV, Zink RM. Recent allopatric divergence and niche evolution in a widespread Palearctic bird, the common rosefinch (Carpodacus erythrinus). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 66: 103-11. PMID 23022139 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2012.09.012  1
2013 Zink RM, Groth JG, Vazquez-Miranda H, Barrowclough GF. Phylogeography of the California Gnatcatcher (Polioptila californica) using multilocus DNA sequences and ecological niche modeling: Implications for conservation Auk. 130: 449-458. DOI: 10.1525/Auk.2013.12241  1
2013 Hung CM, Drovetski SV, Zink RM. Multilocus test of the absence of mtDNA phylogeographic structure in a widespread wader, the Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos) Journal of Ornithology. 154: 1105-1113. DOI: 10.1007/S10336-013-0980-1  0.92
2012 Hung CM, Drovetski SV, Zink RM. Multilocus coalescence analyses support a mtDNA-based phylogeographic history for a widespread Palearctic passerine bird, Sitta europaea. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 66: 2850-64. PMID 22946807 DOI: 10.1111/J.1558-5646.2012.01657.X  0.92
2012 Drovetski SV, Kitaysky AS, Mode NA, Zink RM, Iqbal U, Barger C. mtDNA haplotypes differ in their probability of being eliminated by a mass die-off in an abundant seabird. Heredity. 109: 29-33. PMID 22354113 DOI: 10.1038/Hdy.2012.4  1
2012 Lovette IJ, Arbogast BS, Curry RL, Zink RM, Botero CA, Sullivan JP, Talaba AL, Harris RB, Rubenstein DR, Ricklefs RE, Bermingham E. Phylogenetic relationships of the mockingbirds and thrashers (Aves: Mimidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 63: 219-29. PMID 21867766 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2011.07.009  1
2011 Arnold TW, Zink RM. Collision mortality has no discernible effect on population trends of North American birds. Plos One. 6: e24708. PMID 21931824 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0024708  1
2010 McKay BD, Zink RM. The causes of mitochondrial DNA gene tree paraphyly in birds. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 54: 647-50. PMID 19716428 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2009.08.024  1
2010 Rojas-Soto OR, Westberg M, Navarro-Sigüenza AG, Zink RM. Genetic and ecological differentiation in the endemic avifauna of Tiburón Island Journal of Avian Biology. 41: 398-406. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-048X.2010.04864.x  1
2010 Drovetski SV, Zink RM, Ericson PGP, Fadeev IV. A multilocus study of pine grosbeak phylogeography supports the pattern of greater intercontinental divergence in Holarctic boreal forest birds than in birds inhabiting other high-latitude habitats Journal of Biogeography. 37: 696-706. DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-2699.2009.02234.X  0.8
2009 Zink RM, Pavlova A, Drovetski S, Wink M, Rohwer S. Taxonomic status and evolutionary history of the Saxicola torquata complex. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 52: 769-73. PMID 19464380 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2009.05.016  1
2009 Drovetski SV, Zink RM, Mode NA. Patchy distributions belie morphological and genetic homogeneity in rosy-finches. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 50: 437-45. PMID 19101641 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2008.12.002  1
2009 Barrowclough GF, Zink RM. Funds enough, and time: mtDNA, nuDNA and the discovery of divergence Molecular Ecology. 18: 2934-2936. DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-294X.2009.04271.X  0.32
2008 Pavlova A, Zink RM, Drovetski SV, Rohwer S. Pleistocene evolution of closely related sand martins Riparia riparia and R. diluta. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 48: 61-73. PMID 18499482 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2008.03.030  1
2008 Zink RM, Barrowclough GF. Mitochondrial DNA under siege in avian phylogeography. Molecular Ecology. 17: 2107-21. PMID 18397219 DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-294X.2008.03737.X  0.32
2008 Zink RM, Pavlova A, Drovetski S, Rohwer S. Mitochondrial phylogeographies of five widespread Eurasian bird species Journal of Ornithology. 149: 399-413. DOI: 10.1007/S10336-008-0276-Z  1
2007 Rojas-Soto OR, De Los Monteros AE, Zink RM. Phylogeography and patterns of differentiation in the Curve-billed Thrasher Condor. 109: 456-463. DOI: 10.1650/0010-5422(2007)109[456:Papodi]2.0.Co;2  1
2006 Pavlova A, Rohwer S, Drovetski SV, Zink RM. Different post-Pleistocene histories of Eurasian parids. The Journal of Heredity. 97: 389-402. PMID 16844731 DOI: 10.1093/Jhered/Esl011  1
2006 Zink RM, Pavlova A, Rohwer S, Drovetski SV. Barn swallows before barns: population histories and intercontinental colonization. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 273: 1245-51. PMID 16720398 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2005.3414  1
2006 Zink RM, Drovetski SV, Rohwer S. Selective neutrality of mitochondrial ND2 sequences, phylogeography and species limits in Sitta europaea. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 40: 679-86. PMID 16716603 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2005.11.002  1
2006 Zink RM, Klicka J. The tempo of avian diversification: a comment on Johnson and Cicero. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 60: 411-2; discussion 41. PMID 16610332 DOI: 10.1554/05-420.1  1
2005 Pavlova A, Zink RM, Rohwer S. Evolutionary history, population genetics, and gene flow in the common rosefinch (Carpodacus erythrinus). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 36: 669-81. PMID 16099383 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2005.02.010  1
2005 Zink RM, Rising JD, Mockford S, Horn AG, Wright JM, Leonard M, Westberg MC. Mitochondrial DNA variation, species limits, and rapid evolution of plumage coloration and size in the savannah sparrow Condor. 107: 21-28. DOI: 10.1650/7550  1
2005 Pavlova A, Zink RM, Rohwer S, Koblik EA, Red'kin YA, Fadeev IV, Nesterov EV. Mitochondrial DNA and plumage evolution in the white wagtail Motacilla alba Journal of Avian Biology. 36: 322-336. DOI: 10.1111/J.0908-8857.2005.03373.X  1
2004 Zink RM. The role of subspecies in obscuring avian biological diversity and misleading conservation policy. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 271: 561-4. PMID 15156912 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2003.2617  1
2004 Drovetski SV, Zink RM, Rohwer S, Fadeev IV, Nesterov EV, Karagodin I, Koblik EA, Red'kin YA. Complex biogeographic history of a Holarctic passerine. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 271: 545-51. PMID 15129966 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2003.2638  1
2004 Zink RM, Klicka J, Barber BR. The tempo of avian diversification during the Quaternary. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 359: 215-9; discussion 21. PMID 15101578 DOI: 10.1098/Rstb.2003.1392  1
2004 Drovetski SV, Zink RM, Fadeev IV, Nesterov EV, Koblik EA, Red'kin YA, Rohwer S. Mitochondrial phylogeny of Locustella and related genera Journal of Avian Biology. 35: 105-110. DOI: 10.1111/J.0908-8857.2004.03217.X  1
2003 Zink RM, Drovetski SV, Questiau S, Fadeev IV, Nesterov EV, Westberg MC, Rohwer S. Recent evolutionary history of the bluethroat (Luscinia svecica) across Eurasia. Molecular Ecology. 12: 3069-75. PMID 14629386 DOI: 10.1046/J.1365-294X.2003.01981.X  1
2003 Klicka J, Zink RM, Winker K. Longspurs and snow buntings: phylogeny and biogeography of a high-latitude clade (Calcarius). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 26: 165-75. PMID 12565028 DOI: 10.1016/S1055-7903(02)00360-3  1
2003 Pavlova A, Zink RM, Drovetski SV, Red'kin Y, Rohwer S. Phylogeographic patterns in Motacilla flava and Motacilla citreola: Species limits and population history Auk. 120: 744-758. DOI: 10.1642/0004-8038(2003)120[0744:Ppimfa]2.0.Co;2  1
2003 Zink RM, Weckstein JD. Recent evolutionary history of the fox sparrows (Genus: Passerella) Auk. 120: 522-527. DOI: 10.1642/0004-8038(2003)120[0522:Rehotf]2.0.Co;2  1
2002 Brunet AK, Zink RM, Kramer KM, Blackwell-Rago RC, Farrell SL, Line TV, Birney EC. Evidence of introgression between masked shrews (Sorex cinereus), and prairie shrews (S. haydeni), in Minnesota American Midland Naturalist. 147: 116-122. DOI: 10.1674/0003-0031(2002)147[0116:Eoibms]2.0.Co;2  1
2002 Weckstein JD, Afton AD, Zink RM, Alisauskas RT. Hybridization and population subdivision within and between Ross's Geese and Lesser Snow Geese: A molecular perspective Condor. 104: 432-436. DOI: 10.1650/0010-5422(2002)104[0432:Hapswa]2.0.Co;2  1
2002 Zink RM, Rohwer S, Drovetski S, Blackwell-Rago RC, Farrell SL. Holarctic phylogeography and species limits of Three-toed Woodpeckers Condor. 104: 167-170. DOI: 10.1650/0010-5422(2002)104[0167:Hpaslo]2.0.Co;2  1
2002 Zink RM. A new perspective on the evolutionary history of Darwin's finches Auk. 119: 864-871. DOI: 10.1642/0004-8038(2002)119[0864:Anpote]2.0.Co;2  1
2002 Zink RM, Drovetski SV, Rohwer S. Phylogeographic patterns in the great spotted woodpecker Dendrocopos major across Eurasia Journal of Avian Biology. 33: 175-178. DOI: 10.1034/J.1600-048X.2002.330208.X  1
2001 Klicka J, Zink RM, Barlow JC, McGillivray WB, Doyle TJ. The taxonomic rank of Spizella taverneri: A response to Mayr and Johnson Condor. 103: 420-422. DOI: 10.1650/0010-5422(2001)103[0420:Ttrost]2.0.Co;2  1
2001 Zink RM, Kessen AE, Line TV, Blackwell-Rago RC. Comparative phylogeography of some aridland bird species Condor. 103: 1-10. DOI: 10.1650/0010-5422(2001)103[0001:Cposab]2.0.Co;2  1
2001 Klicka J, Fry AJ, Zink RM, Thompson CW. A cytochrome-b perspective on Passerina bunting relationships Auk. 118: 611-623. DOI: 10.1642/0004-8038(2001)118[0610:Acbpop]2.0.Co;2  1
2001 Weckstein JD, Zink RM, Blackwell-Rago RC, Nelson DA. Anomalous variation in mitochondrial genomes of White-crowned (Zonotrichia leucophrys) and Golden-crowned (Z. atricapilla) Sparrows: Pseudogenes, hybridization, or incomplete lineage sorting? Auk. 118: 231-236. DOI: 10.1642/0004-8038(2001)118[0231:Avimgo]2.0.Co;2  1
2000 Zink RM, Blackwell-Rago RC, Ronquist F. The shifting roles of dispersal and vicariance in biogeography. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 267: 497-503. PMID 10737408 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2000.1028  1
2000 Zink RM, Blackwell-Rago RC. Species limits and recent population history in the Curve-billed thrasher Condor. 102: 881-886. DOI: 10.1650/0010-5422(2000)102[0881:Slarph]2.0.Co;2  0.68
2000 Zink RM, Barrowclough GF, Atwood JL, Blackwell-Rago RC. Genetics, taxonomy, and conservation of the threatened California Gnatcatcher Conservation Biology. 14: 1394-1405. DOI: 10.1046/J.1523-1739.2000.99082.X  1
1999 Johnson KP, Stout J, Brisbin IL, Zink RM, Burger J. Lack of demonstratable effects of pollutants on cyt b sequences in wood ducks from a contaminated nuclear reactor cooling pond. Environmental Research. 81: 146-50. PMID 10433846 DOI: 10.1006/Enrs.1999.3969  1
1999 Zink RM, Dittmann DL, Klicka J, Blackwell-Rago RC. Evolutionary patterns of morphometrics, allozymes, and mitochondrial DNA in thrashers (genus Toxostoma) Auk. 116: 1021-1038. DOI: 10.2307/4089682  1
1999 Klicka J, Zink RM, Barlow JC, Mcgillivray WB, Doyle TJ. Evidence supporting the recent origin and species status of the Timberline Sparrow Condor. 101: 577-588. DOI: 10.2307/1370187  1
1999 Klicka J, Zink RM. Pleistocene effects on North American songbird evolution Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 266: 695-700. DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.1999.0691  1
1998 Zink RM, Weller SJ, Blackwell RC. Molecular phylogenetics of the avian genus Pipilo and a biogeographic argument for taxonomic uncertainty. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 10: 191-201. PMID 9878230 DOI: 10.1006/Mpev.1998.0526  1
1998 Bedekar A, Zink RM, Sherman DH, Line TV, Van Pilsum JF. The comparative amino acid sequences, substrate specificities and gene or cDNA nucleotide sequences of some prokaryote and eukaryote amidinotransferases: implications for evolution. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part B, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. 119: 677-90. PMID 9787760 DOI: 10.1016/S0305-0491(98)00043-1  1
1998 Fry AJ, Zink RM. Geographic analysis of nucleotide diversity and song sparrow (Aves: Emberizidae) population history. Molecular Ecology. 7: 1303-13. PMID 9787442 DOI: 10.1046/J.1365-294X.1998.00462.X  1
1998 Chubb AL, Zink RM, Fitzsimons JM. Patterns of mtDNA variation in Hawaiian freshwater fishes: the phylogeographic consequences of amphidromy. The Journal of Heredity. 89: 8-16. PMID 9487675 DOI: 10.1093/jhered/89.1.8  1
1998 Zink RM, Blackwell RC. Molecular systematics and biogeography of aridland gnatcatchers (genus Polioptila) and evidence supporting species status of the California gnatcatcher (Polioptila california). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 9: 26-32. PMID 9479690 DOI: 10.1006/Mpev.1997.0444  1
1998 Gerwin JA, Zink RM. Phylogenetic patterns in the Trochilidae Auk. 115: 105-118. DOI: 10.2307/4089116  1
1997 Cohen BL, Baker AJ, Blechschmidt K, Dittmann DL, Furness RW, Gerwin JA, Helbig AJ, de Korte J, Marshall HD, Palma RL, Peter HU, Ramli R, Siebold I, Willcox MS, Wilson RH, ... Zink RM, et al. Enigmatic phylogeny of skuas (Aves:Stercorariidae) Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 264: 181-90. PMID 9061968 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.1997.0026  1
1997 Zink RM, Blackwell RC, Rojas-Soto O. Species limits in the Le Conte's thrasher Condor. 99: 132-138. DOI: 10.2307/1370231  1
1997 Klicka J, Zink RM. The importance of recent ice ages in speciation: A failed paradigm Science. 277: 1666-1669. DOI: 10.1126/Science.277.5332.1666  1
1996 Zink RM, Blackwell RC. Patterns of allozyme, mitochondrial DNA, and morphometric variation in four sparrow genera Auk. 113: 59-67. DOI: 10.2307/4088935  1
1996 Zink RM. Species concepts, speciation, and sexual selection Journal of Avian Biology. 27: 1-6. DOI: 10.2307/3676954  1
1996 Zink RM, Fitzsimons JM, Dittmann DL, Reynolds DR, Nishimoto RT. Evolutionary genetics of Hawaiian freshwater fish Copeia. 330-335. DOI: 10.2307/1446848  1
1996 Zink RM. Comparative phylogeography in North American birds Evolution. 50: 308-317.  1
1995 Zink RM, Slowinski JB. Evidence from molecular systematics for decreased avian diversification in the pleistocene Epoch. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 92: 5832-5. PMID 7597037 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.92.13.5832  1
1995 Zink RM, Rohwer S, Andreev AV, Dittmann DL. Trans-Beringia comparisons of mitochondrial DNA differentiation in birds Condor. 97: 639-649. DOI: 10.2307/1369173  1
1995 Freeman S, Zink RM. A phylogenetic study of the blackbirds based on variation in mitochondrial DNA restriction sites Systematic Biology. 44: 409-420. DOI: 10.1093/Sysbio/44.3.409  1
1995 Zink RM, Kale HW. Conservation genetics of the extinct dusky seaside sparrow Ammodramus maritimus nigrescens Biological Conservation. 74: 69-71. DOI: 10.1016/0006-3207(95)00010-2  1
1994 Bates JM, Zink RM. Evolution into the Andes: Molecular evidence for species relationships in the genus Leptopogon Auk. 111: 507-515.  1
1993 Zink RM, Dittmann DL. GENE FLOW, REFUGIA, AND EVOLUTION OF GEOGRAPHIC VARIATION IN THE SONG SPARROW (MELOSPIZA MELODIA). Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 47: 717-729. PMID 28567898 DOI: 10.1111/J.1558-5646.1993.Tb01228.X  0.32
1990 Zink RM, Avise JC. Patterns of mitochondrial dna and allozyme evolution in the avian genus ammodramus Systematic Zoology. 39: 148-161. DOI: 10.2307/2992452  1
1990 Fitzsimons JM, Zink RM, Nishimoto RT. Genetic variation in the Hawaiian stream goby, Lentipes concolor Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 18: 81-83. DOI: 10.1016/0305-1978(90)90038-H  1
1985 Zink RM, Smith MF, Patton JL. Associations between heterozygosity and morphological variance. The Journal of Heredity. 76: 415-20. PMID 4086785 DOI: 10.1093/Oxfordjournals.Jhered.A110136  1
1984 Zink RM, Barrowclough GF. ALLOZYMES AND SONG DIALECTS: A REASSESSMENT. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 38: 444-448. PMID 28555894 DOI: 10.1111/J.1558-5646.1984.Tb00303.X  0.32
1984 Zink RM, Johnson NK. Evolutionary genetics of flycatchers. i. sibling species in the genera empidonax and contopus Systematic Biology. 33: 205-216. DOI: 10.1093/sysbio/33.2.205  1
1983 Zink RM, Winkler DW. Genetic and morphological similarity of two California gull populations with different life history traits Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 11: 397-403. DOI: 10.1016/0305-1978(83)90044-3  1
1981 Barrowclough GF, Corbin KW, Zink RM. Genetic differentiation in the procellariiformes Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology -- Part B: Biochemistry And. 69: 629-632. DOI: 10.1016/0305-0491(81)90361-8  1
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