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Representative publications

For a full list of publications, please see my Google Scholar page 

The genetic basis of a recent transition to live-bearing in marine snails

Sean Stankowski*, Zuzanna B. Zagrodzka, Martin D. Garlovsky, Arka Pal, Daria Shipilina, Diego Garcia Castillo, Hila Lifchitz, Alan Le Moan, Erica Leder, James Reeve, Kerstin Johannesson, Anja M. Westram, Roger K. Butlin.


Click for associated perspective piece by Kathryn Elmer 

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Diverse pathways to speciation revealed by marine snails

Kerstin Johannesson, Alan Le Moan, Rui Faria, Marina Rafajlovic, Anja M. Westram, Roger K. Butlin, Sean Stankowski*,

Trends in Genetics

Widespread selection and gene flow shape the genomic landscape during a radiation of monkeyflowers

Sean Stankowski, Madeline A Chase, Allison M Fuiten, Murillo F Rodrigues, Peter L Ralph, Matthew A Streisfeld.

PLOS Biology

Click for associated perspective piece by Chris Jiggins

Defining the speciation continuum

Sean Stankowski and Mark Ravinet


The evolution of strong reproductive isolation between sympatric intertidal snails

Sean Stankowski, Anja M Westram, Zuzanna B Zagrodzka, Isobel Eyres, Thomas Broquet, Kerstin Johannesson, Roger K Butlin

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B

Introgressive hybridization facilitates adaptive divergence in a recent radiation of monkeyflowers

Sean Stankowski, Matthew A Streisfeld

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

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