Kirstin Berben

Laboratories Manager Biology Department

Selected Publications

Articles

Manier MK, Lupold S, Belote JM, Starmer WT, Berben KS, AlaHonkola O, Collins WF, Pitnick S (2013) Postcopulatory sexual selection generates speciation phenotypes in Drosophila. Current Biology 23:1853–1862

Manier, M. K., J. M. Belote, S. Lüpold, O. Ala-Honkola, K. S. Berben, W. F. Collins and S. Pitnick. 2013. Rapid diversification of sperm precedence traits and processes among three sibling Drosophila species. Evolution 67: 2348-2362

Ala-Honkola, O., D. J. Hosken, M. K. Manier, S. Lüpold, E. M. Droge-Young, K. S. Berben, W. F. Collins, J. M. Belote and S. Pitnick. 2013. Inbreeding reveals mode of past selection on male reproductive characters in Drosophila melanogaster. Ecology & Evolution 3: 2089-2102

Manier, M. K., J. M. Belote, K. S. Berben, D. Novikov, W. T. Stuart and S. Pitnick. 2010. Resolving mechanisms of competitive fertilization success in Drosophila melanogaster. Science 328: 354-357

Education

M.S., Coastal Carolina University

Contact Information

A107 Gottwald Science Center
804-289-1704
(Mobile)

Areas of Expertise

Coastal Ecology
Field Research Techniques