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Trevor D. Price, PhD

Trevor Price is a Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolution. His main research interests are on Himalayan biodiversity, of birds and trees especially, the evolution of color vision in birds, and speciation processes, again largely focusing on birds as a model.



Orcid ID: 0000-0002-4423-8999

NIH Commons ID: TREVORPRICE

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor
Ph.D. - Quantitative genetics
1984

University of Cambridge
Cambridge, UK
BA (hons) - Natural Sciences
1975

Competition with insectivorous ants as a contributor to low songbird diversity at low elevations in the eastern Himalaya.
Supriya K, Price TD, Moreau CS. Competition with insectivorous ants as a contributor to low songbird diversity at low elevations in the eastern Himalaya. Ecol Evol. 2020 May; 10(10):4280-4290.
PMID: 32489596

Ecological Limits as the Driver of Bird Species Richness Patterns along the East Himalayan Elevational Gradient.
Schumm M, White AE, Supriya K, Price TD. Ecological Limits as the Driver of Bird Species Richness Patterns along the East Himalayan Elevational Gradient. Am Nat. 2020 May; 195(5):802-817.
PMID: 32364787

Song playbacks demonstrate slower evolution of song discrimination in birds from Amazonia than from temperate North America.
Weir JT, Price TD. Song playbacks demonstrate slower evolution of song discrimination in birds from Amazonia than from temperate North America. PLoS Biol. 2019 10; 17(10):e3000478.
PMID: 31639139

Evolution of sexual cooperation from sexual conflict.
Servedio MR, Powers JM, Lande R, Price TD. Evolution of sexual cooperation from sexual conflict. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 11 12; 116(46):23225-23231.
PMID: 31611370

Common latitudinal gradients in functional richness and functional evenness across marine and terrestrial systems.
Schumm M, Edie SM, Collins KS, Gómez-Bahamón V, Supriya K, White AE, Price TD, Jablonski D. Common latitudinal gradients in functional richness and functional evenness across marine and terrestrial systems. Proc Biol Sci. 2019 08 14; 286(1908):20190745.
PMID: 31362632

Regional influences on community structure across the tropical-temperate divide.
White AE, Dey KK, Mohan D, Stephens M, Price TD. Regional influences on community structure across the tropical-temperate divide. Nat Commun. 2019 06 14; 10(1):2646.
PMID: 31201312

Drivers of elevational richness peaks, evaluated for trees in the east Himalaya.
Rana SK, Gross K, Price TD. Drivers of elevational richness peaks, evaluated for trees in the east Himalaya. Ecology. 2019 01; 100(1):e02548.
PMID: 30601575

Sex chromosome inversions enforce reproductive isolation across an avian hybrid zone.
Hooper DM, Griffith SC, Price TD. Sex chromosome inversions enforce reproductive isolation across an avian hybrid zone. Mol Ecol. 2019 03; 28(6):1246-1262.
PMID: 30230092

Collective Action Promoted by Key Individuals.
Wheatcroft D, Price TD. Collective Action Promoted by Key Individuals. Am Nat. 2018 10; 192(4):401-414.
PMID: 30205027

Historical Contingency and Developmental Constraints in Avian Coloration.
Nordén KK, Price TD. Historical Contingency and Developmental Constraints in Avian Coloration. Trends Ecol Evol. 2018 08; 33(8):574-576.
PMID: 29807840

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Cooper Ornithological Society Miller
2013

Elected fellow
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
2011

E. O. Wilson award American Society of Naturalists
2007

Guggenheim Fellowship
2005

Mercator Fellow
2005

American Society of Naturalists Young Investigator’s Award
1984

Leverhulme overseas scholarship
1976 - 1977