Publications

2017
Munro K, Burg TM. Southern Ocean seabirds: patterns and processes. Emu [Internet]. 2017;117:4-18. Publisher's Version
2016
Adams RV, Lazerte SE, Otter KA, Burg TM. Influence of landscape features on the microgeographic genetic structure of a resident songbird. Heredity [Internet]. 2016;117:63-72. Publisher's Version adams_et_al.2016.heredity.pdf
Macfarlane CBA, Natola L, Brown M, Burg TM. The phylogeography, post-glacial expansion, and systematics of the purple finch (Haemorhous purpureus). Ecology and Evolution [Internet]. 2016;6(22):8304-8317. Publisher's Version
2014
Dohms KD, Burg TM. Phylogeography of a widespread Palearctic corvid, Nucifraga caryocatactes. PeerJ [Internet]. 2014;2:e371. link to article
Burg TM, Bird H, Lait L, Brooke ML. Colonization pathways of the northeast Atlantic by northern fulmars: A test of James Fisher's ‘out of Iceland’ hypothesis using museum collections. Journal of Avian Biology [Internet]. 2014;45:209-218. link to article
Abbott CL, Millikin RL, Hipfner M, Hatch S, Ito M, Watanuki Y, Watanuki Y. Genetic structure of rhinoceros auklets, Cerorhinca monocerata, breeding in British Columbia, Alaska and Japan. Marine Biology. 2014;161:275-283. abbott_et_al.2014.marbio.pdf
Burg TM, Taylor SA, Lemmen KD, Gaston AJ, Friesen VL. Post-glacial population genetic differentiation potentially facilitated by a flexible migratory strategy in golden-crowned kinglets (Regulus satrapa). Canadian Journal of Zoology [Internet]. 2014;92:163-172. link to article
2012
Lait LA, Lauff RF, Burg TM. Genetic evidence supports boreal chickadee (Poecile hudsonicus) x black-capped chickadee. Canadian Field Naturalist . 2012;126(2):143-147. lait_et_al.2012.cfn_.pdf
Burg TM, Lauff RF. An anomalous northern saw-whet owl (Aegolius acadicus) egg. Canadian Field Naturalist . 2012;126:41-45.
Pulgarín-Restrepo PC, Burg TM. Genetic signals of demographic expansion in downy woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) after the last North American glacial maximum. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e40412.
Grava A, Grava T, Didier R, Lait LA, Dosse J, Koran E, Burg TM, Otter KA. Interspecific dominance and hybridization between black-capped chickadee and mountain chickadee. Behavioral Ecology. 2012;23(3):566-572. grava.2012.behavecol.pdf
Graham B, Burg TM. Molecular markers provide insights into contemporary and historic gene flow in a non-migratory species. Journal of Avian Biology. 2012;43:198-214. graham.2012.jab_.pdf
Burg TM, Martin AB. No island hopping for Hawaiian petrels. Heredity. 2012;109:4-5.
Pravosudov VV, Forister ML, Roth II TC, LaDage LD, Burg TM, Braun MJ, Davidson BS. Population genetic structure and its implications for adaptive variation in memory and the hippocampus on a continental scale in food-caching black-capped chickadee. Molecular Ecology. 2012;21:4486-4497. pravosudov.2012.me_.pdf
Lait LA, Friesen VL, Gaston AJ, Burg TM. The post-Pleistocene population genetic structure of a western North American passerine: The chestnut-backed chickadee (Poecile rufescens. Journal of Avian Biology. 2012;43:541-552. lait_et_al_2012.pdf
Hale ML, Burg TM, Steeves TE. Sampling for microsatellite-based population genetic studies: 25 to 30 individuals per population is enough to accurately estimate allele frequencies. PLoS ONE [Internet]. 2012;7(9):e45170. link to article
2007
Friesen VL, Burg TM, McCoy KM. Mechanisms of population differentiation in seabirds. Molecular Ecology. 2007;16:1765-1785.
2005
Burg TM. Overview of seabird genetics. Arquipélago [Internet]. 2005;22A:27-29. Website
Burg TM, Gaston AJ, Winker K, Friesen VL. Rapid divergence and post-glacial colonization in western North American Steller’s jays (Cyanocitta stelleri). Molecular Ecology. 2005;14:3745-3755. burg.2005.molecol.pdf
2004
Burg TM, Croxall JP. Global population structure and taxonomy of the wandering albatross species complex. Molecular Ecology. 2004;13:2345-2355.
2003
Burg TM, Lomax J, Almond R, de Brooke ML, Amos W. Unravelling dispersal patterns in an expanding population of a highly mobile seabird, the northern fulmar. Proceedings of the Royal Society Series B. 2003;270:979-984. burg.procroysoc.2003.pdf
2002
Smith HM, Burg TM, Chiszar D. Evolutionary speciation in the alligator lizards of the genus Barisia. Bulletin of the Maryland Herpetological Society . 2002;38(1):23-26.
Martin AP, Burg TM. Perils of paralogy: using HSP70 genes for inferring organismal phylogenies. Systematic Biology. 2002;51(4):570-587.