David B. Wake (1936 – 2021), Salamander Specialist and Evolutionary Biologist

Aaron M. Bauer

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Blaustein A. R. and Wake D. B. (1990), «Declining amphibian populations: a global phenomenon?», Trends Ecol. Evol., 5, 203 – 204.

Cheng T. L., Rovito S. M., Wake D. B., and Vredenburg V. T. (2011), «Coincident mass extirpation of neotropical amphibians with the emergence of the infectious fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis», Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 108, 9502 – 9507.

Griesemer J. (2013), «Integration of approaches in David Wake’s model-taxon research platform for evolutionary morphology», Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. Part C. Stud. Hist. Philos. Biol. Biomed. Sci., 44, 525 – 536.

Kuchta S. R. and Wake D. B. (2016), «Wherefore and whither the ring species?» Copeia, 104, 189 – 201.

Lombard R. E. and Wake D. B. (1976), «Tongue evolution in the lungless salamanders, Family Plethodontidae. I. Introduction, theory and a general model of dynamics», J. Morphol., 148, 265 – 286.

Moritz C., Schneider C. J., and Wake D. B. (1992), «Evolutionary relationships within the Ensatina eschscholtzii complex confirm the ring species interpretation», Syst. Biol., 41, 273 – 291.

Roth G. and Wake D. B. (1985), «The structure of the brainstem and cervical spinal cord in lungless salamanders (Family Plethodontidae) and its relation to feeding», J. Comp. Neurol., 241, 99 – 110.

Staub N. L. and Mueller R. L. (2017), «Historical perspectives: David Burton Wake», Copeia, 105(2), 415 – 426.

Wake D. B. (1966), «Comparative osteology and evolution of the lungless salamanders, family Plethodontidae», Mem. S. California Sci., 4, [viii] + 1 – 111.

Wake D. B. (1971), «The origin of terrestrial vertebrates [review]», Copeia, 1971(4), 762 – 764.

Wake D. B. (1986), «Foreword», in: T. Dobzhansky (ed.), Factors of Evolution, the Theory of Stabilizing Selection by I. I. Schmalhausen, translated by Isadore Dordick, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, pp. v – xii.

Wake D. B. (1991), «Declining amphibian populations», Science, 253, 860.

Wake D. B. (1996), «Schmalhausen’s evolutionary morphology and its value in formulating research strategies», Mem. Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. Milano, 27(1), 129 – 132.

Wake D. B. (2009), «What salamanders have taught us about evolution», Ann. Rev. Ecol. Evol. Syst., 40, 333 – 352.

Wake D. B. and Lawson R. (1972), «Developmental and adult morphology of the vertebral column in the plethodontid salamander Eurycea bislineata, with comments on vertebral evolution in the Amphibia», J. Morphol., 139, 251 – 300.

Wake D. B. and Vredenburg V. T. (2008), «Are we in the midst of the sixth mass extinction? A view from the world of amphibians», Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 105(Suppl. 1), 11466 – 11473.

Wake M. H. and Wake D. B. (2000), «Developmental morphology of early vertebrogenesis in caecilians (Amphibia: Gymnophiona): resegmentation and phylogenesis», Zoology, 103, 68 – 88.

Wake D. B., Yanev K. P., and Frelow M. M. (1989), «Sympatry and hybridization in a ‘ring species’: the plethodontid salamander Ensatina eschscholtzii», in: D. Otte and J. A. Endler (eds.), Speciation and its Consequences, Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA,, pp. 134 – 157.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-6-380-382


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