Publications

Furman, Benjamin LS, van der Bijl, Wouter, Wright, Alison E, and Mank, Judith E (2020) Expression variance to infer sex-specific selection on gene regulation: identifying biologically-relevant thresholds of sex-biased expression. In Review: Genome Biology and Evolution (PDF available upon request)

Furman, Benjamin LS, Metzger, David CH , Darolti, Iulia, Wright, Alison E, Sandkam, Benjamin A, Almeida, Pedro, Shu, Jacelyn J, Mank, Judith E (2020) Sex chromosome evolution: So many exceptions to the rules. In Press: Genome Biology and Evolution PDF

Cauret, Caroline MS, Gansauge, Marie-Theres, Tupper, Andrew S, Furman, Benjamin LS, Knytl, Martin, Song, Xue-Ying, Greenbaum, Eli, Meyer, Matthias, Evans, Ben J (2020) Developmental systems drift and the drivers of sex chromosome evolution. Molecular Biology and Evolution 37(3):799–810. PDF

Evans, Ben J, Gansauge, Marie-Theres, Stanley, Edward L, Furman, Benjamin L.S., Cauret, Caroline MS, Ofori-Boateng, Caleb, Gvoždík, Václav, Streicher, Jeffrey W, Greenbaum, Eli, Tinsley, Richard C, Meyer, Matthias, Blackburn, David C (2019) Xenopus fraseri: Mr. Fraser, where did your frog come from? PloS One 14(9): e0220892. PDF

Furman, Benjamin LS, Dang, Utkarsh J, Evans, Ben J, and Golding, G Brian (2018) Divergent subgenome evolution after allopolyploidization in African clawed frogs (*Xenopus*). Journal of Evolutionary Biology 31:1945–1958 PDF

Furman, Benjamin LS and Evans, Ben J (2018) Divergent evolutionary trajectories of two young, homomorphic, and closely related sex chromosome systems. Genome Biology and Evolution 10(3):742–755. PDF

Furman, Benjamin LS, Cauret, Caroline MS, Colby, Graham A, Measey, John, and Evans, Ben J (2017) Limited genomic consequences of hybridization between two African clawed frogs, Xenopus gilli and X. laevis (Anura: Pipidae). Scientific Reports 7:1091. PDF

Furman, Benjamin LS & Evans, Ben J (2016) Sequential turnovers of sex chromosomes in African clawed frogs (Xenopus) suggest some genomic regions are good at sex determination. G3 6(Nov 2016):3625–3633. PDF

Furman, Benjamin LS, Scheffers, Brett, Taylor, Murdoc, Davis, Corey, Paszkowski, Cythia A (2016) Limited genetic structure in a wood frog (Lithobates sylvaticus) population in an urban landscape inhabiting natural and constructed wetlands. Conservation Genetics 17(1):19–30. PDF

Furman, Benjamin LS, Bewick, Adam J, Harrison, Tia, Greenbaum, Eli, Gvoždík, Václav, Kusamba, Chifundera, and Evans, Ben J (2015) Pan-African phylogeography of a model organism, the African clawed frog Xenopus laevis. Molecular Ecology 24(4):909–925. PDF

Scheffers, Brett R, Furman, Benjamin LS, and Evans, Johnathan P (2013) Salamanders continue to breed in ephemeral ponds following the removal of surrounding terrestrial habitat. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 8(3):715-723. PDF

Furman, Benjamin LS, Scheffers, Brett R, and Paszkowski, Cythia A (2011) The use of fluorescent powdered pigments as a tracking technique for snakes. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 6(3):473–478. PDF