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Gary Voelker

Voelker, Gary
Gary Voelker
Professor, Curator of Birds, Biodiversity Research and Teaching Collections
252 WFES
Undergraduate Education
B.S., Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, University of Minnesota
Graduate Education
Ph.D., Zoology, University of Washington

Recent Publications

Drovetski, Sergei V., Igor V. Fadeev, Marko Rakovic, Ricardo J. Lopes, Giovanni Boano, Marco Pavia, Evgeniy A. Koblik, Gary Voelker, et al. (2018) A test of the European Pleistocene refugial paradigm, using a Western Palaearctic endemic bird species, Proceeding of the Royal Society B Biological Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2018.1606.

Zink, Robert M. and Gary Voelker. (2018) Evolutionary and Ecological Perspectives on Avian Distributions, Ornithology: Foundation, Analysis, and Application 61-94.

Takano, Oona M., Gary Voelker, Daniel R. Gustafsson and Jessica E. Light. (2018) Molecular phylogeny and novel host associations of avian chewing lice (Insecta: Phthiraptera) from South Africa, Syst Entomol., https://doi.org/10.1111/syen.12319.

Jerry Huntley, Johanna A. Harvey, Marco Pavia, Giovanni Boano and Gary Voelker. (2018) The systematics and biogeography of the Bearded Greenbuls (Aves: Criniger) reveals the impact of Plio-Pleistocene forest fragmentation in Afro-tropical avian diversity, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 183.

Drovetski, Sergei V., Reeves, Andrew B., Red’kin, Yaroslav A., Fadeev, Igor V., Koblik, Evgeniy A., Sotnikov, Vladimir N., Voelker, Gary. Multi-locus reassessment of a striking discord between mtDNA gene trees and taxonomy across two congeneric species complexes, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolutions, Volume 120, 2018, 43-52, https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790317304347

Huntley J.W.*, Voelker G. (2017). A tale of the nearly tail-less: the effects of Plio-Pleistocene climate change on the diversification of the African avian genus Sylvietta. —Zoologica Scripta, 00, 113http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/zsc.12240/full *Graduate Student

Pistone, J., J. J. Heatley, T. A. Campbell and G. Voelker. (2017) Assessing Passeriformes health in South Texas via select venous analytes, Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 210:64-71.