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Manuscripts in review

Forister ML, Grames EM, Halsch CA, Burls KJ, Carroll CF, Bell KL, Jahner JP, Bradford T, Zhang J, Cong Q, Grishin NV, Glassberg J, Shapiro AM, Riecke TV (in review) Assessing risk for butterflies in the context of climate change, demographic uncertainty, and heterogeneous data sources. Ecological Monographs. PREPRINT

Published or in press

31) Faske TM, Agneray AC, Jahner JP, Sheta LM, Leger EA, Parchman TL (2021) Genomic and common garden approaches yield complementary results for quantifying environmental drivers of local adaptation in rubber rabbitbrush, a foundational Great Basin shrub. Evolutionary Applications 14:2881-2900. PDF

30) Galland LM, Simmons JB, Jahner JP, Luzuriaga-Neira AR, Sloat MR, Chandra S, Hogan Z, Jensen OP, Parchman TL (2021) Hierarchical genetic structure and implications for conservation of the world’s largest salmonid, Hucho taimenScientific Reports 11:20508. PDF

29) Jahner JP, Parchman TL, Matocq MD (2021) Multigenerational backcrossing and introgression between two woodrat species at an abrupt ecological transition. Molecular Ecology 30:4245-4258. PDF

28) Uckele KA*, Jahner JP*, Tepe EJ, Richards LA, Dyer LA, Ochsenrider KM, Philbin CS, Kato MJ, Yamaguchi LF, Forister ML, Smilanich AM, Dodson CD, Jeffrey CS, Parchman TL (2021) Phytochemistry reflects different evolutionary history in traditional classes versus specialized structural motifs. Scientific Reports 11:17247. PDF (*these authors contributed equally)

27) Klingler KB*, Jahner JP*, Parchman TL, Ray C, Peacock MM (2021) Genomic variation in the American pika: signatures of geographic isolation and implications for conservation. BMC Ecology and Evolution 21:2. PDF (*these authors contributed equally)

26) Jahner JP, Matocq MD, Malaney JL, Cox M, Wolff P, Gritts MA, Parchman TL (2019) The genetic legacy of 50 years of desert bighorn sheep translocations. Evolutionary Applications 12:198-213. PDF 

25) Parchman TL, Edelaar P, Uckele K, Mezquida ET, Alonso D, Jahner JP, Summers RW, Benkman CW (2018) Resource stability and geographic isolation are associated with genome divergence in western Palearctic crossbills. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 31:1715-1731 PDF

24) Dyer LA, Philbin CS, Ochsenrider KM, Richards LR, Massad TJ, Smilanich AM, Forister ML, Parchman TL, Galland L, Hurtado PJ, Espeset AE, Glassmire AE, Harrison JG, Mo C, Yoon S, Pardikes NA, Muchoney ND, Jahner JP, Slinn HL, Shelef O, Dodson CD, Kato MJ, Yamaguchi LF, Jeffrey CS (2018) Modern approaches for studies of chemical ecology with a focus on plant insect interactions. Nature Reviews Chemistry 2:50-64. PDF

23) Parchman TL, Jahner JP, Uckele KA, Galland LM, Eckert AJ (2018) RADseq approaches and applications for forest tree genetics. Tree Genetics & Genomes 14:39. PDF

22) Badik KJ, Jahner JP, Wilson JS (2018) A biogeographic perspective on the evolution of fire syndromes in pine trees (Pinus: Pinaceae). Royal Society Open Science 5:172412. PDF

21) Jahner JP, Forister ML, Parchman TL, Smilanich AM, Miller JS, Wilson JS, Walla TR, Tepe EJ, Richards LA, Quijano-Abril MA, Glassmire AE, Dyer LA (2017) Host conservatism, geography, and elevation in the evolution of a Neotropical moth radiation. Evolution 71:2885-2900. PDF

20) Glassmire AE, Jahner JP, Badik KJ, Forister ML, Smilanich AM, Dyer LA, Wilson, JS (2017) The soil mosaic hypothesis: a synthesis of multi-trophic diversification via soil heterogeneity. Ideas in Ecology and Evolution 10:20-26. PDF

19) Branch CL, Jahner JP, Kozlovsky DY, Parchman TL, Pravosudov VV (2017) Absence of population structure across elevational gradients despite large phenotypic variation in mountain chickadees (Poecile gambeli). Royal Society Open Science 4:170057. PDF

18) Wilson JS, Jahner JP, Forister ML (2016) Human observers differ in ability to perceive insect diversity. Environmental Conservation 43:376-380. PDF

17) Wilson JS, Jahner JP, Starley L, Calvin CL, Ikerd H, Griswold T (2016) Sampling bee communities using pan traps: alternative methods increase sample size. Journal of Insect Conservation 20:919-922. PDF

16) Glassmire AE, Jeffrey CS, Forister ML, Parchman TL, Nice CC, Jahner JP, Wilson JS, Walla TR, Richards LA, Smilanich AM, Leonard MD, Morrison CR, Simbaña W, Salagaje LA, Dodson CD, Miller JS, Tepe EJ, Villamarin-Cortez S, Dyer LA (2016) Intraspecific phytochemical variation shapes community and population structure for specialist caterpillars. New Phytologist 212:208-219. PDF  Commentary: PDF

15) Jahner JP, Gibson D, Weitzman CL, Blomberg EJ, Sedinger JS, Parchman TL (2016) Fine-scale genetic structure among greater sage-grouse leks in central Nevada. BMC Evolutionary Biology 16:127. PDF

14) Harrison JG, Gompert Z, Fordyce JA, Buerkle CA, Grinstead R, Jahner JP, Mikel S, Nice CC, Santamaria A, Forister ML (2016) The many dimensions of diet breadth: phytochemical, genetic, behavioral, and physiological perspectives on the interaction between a native herbivore and an exotic host. PLoS ONE 11:e0147971. PDF

13) Badik KJ, Shapiro AM, Bonilla MM, Jahner JP, Harrison JG, Forister ML (2015) Beyond annual and seasonal averages: using temporal patterns of precipitation to predict butterfly richness across an elevational gradient. Ecological Entomology 40:585-595. PDF

12) Jahner JP, Forister ML, Nice CC, Fordyce JA, Wilson JS, Murphy DD, Marion ZH, Shapiro AM (2015) Regional population differentiation in the morphologically diverse, elevationally widespread Nearctic skipper Polites sabuletiJournal of Biogeography 42:1787-1799. PDF

11) Wilson JS, Jahner JP, Forister ML, Sheehan ES, Williams KA, Pitts JP (2015) North American velvet ants form one of the world’s largest known Müllerian mimicry complexes. Current Biology 25:R704-R706. PDF

10) Gompert Z, Jahner JP, Scholl CF, Wilson JS, Lucas LK, Soria-Carrasco V, Fordyce JA, Nice CC, Buerkle CA, Forister ML (2015) The evolution of novel host use is unlikely to be constrained by trade-offs or a lack of genetic variation. Molecular Ecology 24:2777-2793. PDF

9) Jahner JP, Lucas LK, Wilson JS, Forister ML (2015) Morphological outcomes of gynandromorphism in Lycaeides butterflies (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Journal of Insect Science 15:38. PDF

8) Harrison JG, Shapiro AM, Espeset AE, Nice CC, Jahner JP, Forister ML (2015) Species with more volatile population dynamics are differentially impacted by weather. Biology Letters 11:20140792.  PDF 

7) Forister ML, Novotny V, Panorska AK, Baje L, Basset Y, Butterill PT, Cizek L, Coley PD, Dem F, Diniz IR, Drozd P, Fox M, Glassmire AE, Hazen R, Hrcek J, Jahner JP, Kaman O, Kozubowski TJ, Kursar TA, Lewis OT, Lill J, Marquis RJ, Miller SE, Morais HC, Murakami M, Nickel H, Pardikes N, Ricklefs RE, Singer MS, Smilanich AM, Stireman JO, Villamarín-Cortez S, Vodka S, Volf M, Wagner DL, Walla T, Weiblen GD, Dyer LA (2015) The global distribution of diet breadth in insect herbivores. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 112:442-447. PDF

6) Forister ML, Scholl CF, Jahner JP, Wilson JS, Fordyce JA, Gompert Z, Narala DR, Buerkle CA, Nice CC (2013) Specificity, rank preference, and the colonization of a novel host by the Melissa blue butterfly. Oecologia 172:177-188. PDF

5) Wilson JS, Jahner JP, Williams KA, Forister ML (2013) Ecological and evolutionary processes drive the origin and maintenance of imperfect mimicry. PLoS ONE 8:e61610. PDF

4) Jahner JP, Shapiro AM, Forister ML (2012) Drivers of hybridization in a 66-generation record of Colias butterflies. Evolution 66:818-830. PDF 

3) Forister ML, Jahner JP, Casner KL, Wilson JS, Shapiro AM (2011) The race is not to the swift: long-term data reveal pervasive declines in California’s low-elevation butterfly fauna. Ecology 92:2222-2235. PDF

2) Jahner JP, Bonilla MM, Badik KJ, Shapiro AM, Forister ML (2011) Use of exotic hosts by Lepidoptera: widespread species colonize more novel hosts. Evolution 65:2719-2724. PDF

1) Greeney HF, Walla TR, Jahner J, Berger R (2010) Shelter building behavior of Pyrrhopyge papius (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) and the use of the Mayfield method for estimating the survivorship of shelter-building Lepidopteran larvae. Zoologia 27:867-872. PDF

Other peer-reviewed documents

Epps CW, Bowen L, Buchalski MR, Cassirer F, Coltman D, Conway WC, Cox M, Harris R, Jahner JP, Matocq M, Parchman TL, Phillips CD, Schwantje H, Sim Z, Waits L, Wehausen JD, Wild Sheep Genomics Working Group (2018) Frequently-asked questions about wild sheep genetics and genomics. Proceedings of the Northern Wild Sheep and Goat Council 21:48-75. PDF