Taylor Wilcox

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Taylor Wilcox

PhD candidate, Fish & Wildlife Biology

Website: http://taylorwilcox.weebly.com/
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Courses Taught

WILD 391 Readings on Evolution and Wildlife Management

Selected Publications

  1. Young MK, Isaak DJ, McKelvey KS, Wilcox TM, Campbell M, Corsi M, Horan  D., Schwartz M. In press. Ecological Segregation Moderates a Climactic Conclusion to Trout Hybridization. Global Change Biology. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13828
  2. Young MK, Isaak DJ, McKelvey KS, Wilcox TM, Bingham DM, Pilgrim KL, Carim KJ, Campbell MR, Corsi MP, Horan D, Nagel DE, Schwartz MK (2016) Climate, Demography, and Zoogeography Predict Introgression Thresholds in Salmonid Hybrid Zones in Rocky Mountain Streams. PLoS ONE (11):e0163563. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0163563.
  3. Carim KJ, Wilcox TM, Anderson M,  Lawrence JD, Young MK, McKelvey KS, Schwartz MK (2016) An environmental DNA marker for detecting nonnative brown trout (Salmo trutta). Conservation Genetics Resources. DOI: 10.1007/s12686-016-0548-5.
  4. Wilcox TM, et al. (2016) Understanding environmental DNA detection probabilities: a case study using a stream-dwelling char Salvelinus fontinalis. Biological Conservation. 194: 209-216.
  5. Padgett TM, Wilcox TM, et al. (2016) An eDNA assay for river otter detection: a tool for surveying a semi-aquatic mammal. Conservation Genetics Resources. DOI: 10.1007/s12686-015-0511-x.
  6. McKelvey KS, Young MK, Wilcox TM, et al. (2016) Patterns of hybridization among westslope cutthroat trout, Yellowstone cutthroat trout, and rainbow trout in northern Rocky Mountain streams. Ecology and Evolution. (0):1-19. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1887.
  7. McKelvey KS, Young MK, Wilcox TM, et al. (2016) Sampling large geographic areas for rare species using eDNA: a preliminary study of bull trout occupancy in western Montana. Journal of Fish Biology. 0:1-8. DOI: 10.1111/jfb.12863.
  8. Wilcox TM, et al. (2015) The Dual Challenges of Generality and Specificity When Developing Environmental DNA Markers for Species and Subspecies of Oncorhynchus. 1–13. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0142008.
  9. Wilcox TM, et al. (2015) Environmental DNA particle size distribution from Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontinalis). Conservation Genetics Resources. 7:639-641.
  10. Jane SF, Wilcox TM et al. (2015) Distance, flow, and PCR inhibition: eDNA dynamics in two headwater steams. Molecular Ecology Resources 15 (1):216-227.
  11. Wilcox TM et al. (2014) A blocking primer increases specificity in environmental DNA detection of bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus). Conservation Genetics Resources 6(2):283-284.
  12. Wilcox TM et al. (2013) Robust detection of rare species using environment DNA: the importance of primer specificity. PLoS ONE. 8(3). e59520.
  13. Wilcox TM and MAH Webb. (2013) Cannibalism of embryos and larvae by adult woundfin: Application to conservation propagation of an endangered species. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management. 4(1):124-128.