Alexandra L Basolo

  • 2467 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
1990 …2020

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  • 2467 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
  • 31 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
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2020
2012

Tradeoffs limit the evolution of male traits that are attractive to females

Wagner, W. E., Beckers, O. M., Tolle, A. E. & Basolo, A. L., Jul 22 2012, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 279, 1739, p. 2899-2906 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2008

Evolution of pleiotropic alleles for maturation and size as a consequence of predation

Basolo, A. L., Apr 23 2008, In : Biology Letters. 4, 2, p. 200-203 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2007

Facultative decrease in mating resistance in hermaphroditic Caenorhabditis elegans with self-sperm depletion

Kleemann, G. A. & Basolo, A. L., Nov 2007, In : Animal Behaviour. 74, 5, p. 1339-1347 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

False promises: Females spurn cheating males in a field cricket

Wagner, W. E., Smith, A. R. & Basolo, A. L., Aug 22 2007, In : Biology Letters. 3, 4, p. 379-381 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Host preferences in a phonotactic parasitoid of field crickets: The relative importance of host song characters

Wagner, W. E. & Basolo, A. L., Oct 2007, In : Ecological Entomology. 32, 5, p. 478-484 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

The relative importance of different direct benefits in the mate choices of a field cricket

Wagner, W. E. & Basolo, A. L., Mar 2007, In : Evolution. 61, 3, p. 617-622 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2006

Genetic variation in maternal investment patterns in platyfish Xiphophorus maculatus

Basolo, A. L. & Wagner, W. E., Sep 2006, In : Zebrafish. 3, 3, p. 339-345 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Location, location, location: Stripe position effects on female sword preference

Trainor, B. C. & Basolo, A. L., Jan 2006, In : Animal Behaviour. 71, 1, p. 135-140 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Male-male competition and the sword in male swordtails, Xiphophorus helleri

Benson, K. E. & Basolo, A. L., Jan 2006, In : Animal Behaviour. 71, 1, p. 129-134 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
2004
59 Scopus citations

Variation between and within the sexes in body size preferences

Basolo, A. L., Jul 2004, In : Animal Behaviour. 68, 1, p. 75-82 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations
2003

Predator exposure alters female mate choice in the green swordtail

Johnson, J. B. & Basolo, A. L., Sep 2003, In : Behavioral Ecology. 14, 5, p. 619-625 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

107 Scopus citations

The turn of the sword: Length increases male swimming costs in swordtails

Basolo, A. L. & Alcaraz, G., Aug 7 2003, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 270, 1524, p. 1631-1636 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

107 Scopus citations
2002

Congruence between the sexes in preexisting receiver responses

Basolo, A. L., 2002, In : Behavioral Ecology. 13, 6, p. 832-837 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
29 Scopus citations

Female discrimination against sworded males in a poeciliid fish

Basolo, A. L., 2002, In : Animal Behaviour. 63, 3, p. 463-468 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Repeatable female preferences, mating order and mating success in the poeciliid fish, Heterandria formosa

Aspbury, A. S. & Basolo, A. L., Feb 1 2002, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 51, 3, p. 238-244 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

The conformation of a female preference for a composite male trait in green swordtails

Basolo, A. L. & Trainor, B. C., 2002, In : Animal Behaviour. 63, 3, p. 469-474 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
2001

Male biases for male characteristics in females in Priapella olmecae and Xiphophorus helleri (family poeciliidae)

Basolo, A. L. & Delaney, K. J., 2001, In : Ethology. 107, 5, p. 431-438 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

Variation in response to artificial selection for light sensitivity in guppies (Poecilia reticulata)

Endler, J. A., Basolo, A., Glowacki, S. & Zerr, J., 2001, In : American Naturalist. 158, 1, p. 36-48 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
2000

An evaluation of video playback using Xiphophorus helleri

Trainor, B. C. & Basolo, A. L., Jan 2000, In : Animal Behaviour. 59, 1, p. 83-89 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations
1998
81 Scopus citations

Sensory ecology, receiver biases and sexual selection

Endler, J. A. & Basolo, A. L., Oct 1 1998, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 13, 10, p. 415-420 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

560 Scopus citations

Shift in investment between sexually selected traits: Tarnishing of the silver spoon

Basolo, A. L., Mar 1998, In : Animal Behaviour. 55, 3, p. 665-671 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations
1996

The phylogenetic distribution of a female preference

Basolo, A. L., Sep 1996, In : Systematic Biology. 45, 3, p. 290-307 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
60 Scopus citations
1995

A further examination of a pre-existing bias favouring a sword in the genusXiphophorus

Basolo, A. L., Aug 1995, In : Animal Behaviour. 50, 2, p. 365-375 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations
151 Scopus citations
1994

The dynamics of fisherian sex-ratio evolution: Theoretical and experimental investigations

Basolo, A. L., 1994, In : American Naturalist. 144, 3, p. 473-490 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations
1990

Female preference for male sword length in the green swordtail, Xiphophorus helleri (Pisces: Poeciliidae)

Basolo, A. L., Aug 1990, In : Animal Behaviour. 40, 2, p. 332-338 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

201 Scopus citations

Female preference predates the evolution of the sword in swordtail fish

Basolo, A. L., 1990, In : Science. 250, 4982, p. 808-810 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

401 Scopus citations