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Professor Chris Klingenberg (Lic Phil Nat, PhD) - publications

List of publications


  • Strelin, M., Benitez-Vieyra, S., Fornoni, J., Klingenberg, C. P., & Cocucci, A. (2016). Exploring the ontogenetic scaling hypothesis during the diversification of pollination syndromes in Caiophora (Loasaceae, subfam. Loasoideae). Annals of Botany, 117, 937–947.
    . Publication link: a138cb39-a14c-47b8-baa7-edc505c59863
  • Gómez, J. M., Torices, R., Lorite, J., Klingenberg, C., & Percectti, F. (2016). The role of pollinators in the evolution of corolla shape variation, disparity and integration in a highly diversified plant family with a conserved floral bauplan. Annals of Botany, 117, 889–904. DOI:10.1093/aob/mcv194
    . Publication link: 1e13d07f-f91e-4bf5-ba80-8b0be0b82a55
  • Klingenberg, C. P. (2016). Size, shape and form: concepts of allometry in geometric morphometrics. Development, Genes and Evolution. DOI:10.1007/s00427-016-0539-2
    . Publication link: 64206454-2355-4739-8743-6791a06936ed



  • Klingenberg, C. P. (2014). Studying morphological integration and modularity at multiple levels: Concepts and analysis. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 369(1649), [20130249]. DOI:10.1098/rstb.2013.0249
    . Publication link: aaba89c3-f9ec-4760-8382-c90426057593
  • Sherratt, E., Gower, D. J., Klingenberg, C. P., & Wilkinson, M. (2014). Evolution of Cranial Shape in Caecilians (Amphibia: Gymnophiona). Evolutionary Biology, 41, 528-545. DOI:10.1007/s11692-014-9287-2
    . Publication link: 566e4978-a753-437c-b2d4-4d0975e3df9d
  • Gómez, J. M., Perfectti, F., & Klingenberg, C. P. (2014). The role of pollinator diversity in the evolution of corolla-shape integration in a pollination-generalist plant clade. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 369(1649), [20130257]. DOI:10.1098/rstb.2013.0257
    . Publication link: e81c4871-aa8c-407a-ad7a-691ae77f9a39
  • Pitchers, W. R., Klingenberg, C. P., Tregenza, T., Hunt, J., & Dworkin, I. (2014). The potential influence of morphology on the evolutionary divergence of an acoustic signal. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 27, 2163-2176. DOI:10.1111/jeb.12471
    . Publication link: 548d6b7d-cec6-41bc-b9ce-37611bafef32



  • Savriama, Y., Gómez, J. M., Perfectti, F., & Klingenberg, C. P. (2012). Geometric morphometrics of corolla shape: Dissecting components of symmetric and asymmetric variation in Erysimum mediohispanicum (Brassicaceae). New Phytologist, 196(3), 945-954. DOI:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04312.x
    . Publication link: 32b04047-4f38-4ee1-a7b8-57645d1fe548
  • Singh, N., Harvati, K., Hublin, J. J., & Klingenberg, C. P. (2012). Morphological evolution through integration: A quantitative study of cranial integration in Homo, Pan, Gorilla and Pongo. Journal of Human Evolution, 62(1), 155-164. DOI:10.1016/j.jhevol.2011.11.006
    . Publication link: fe0c2787-7ef0-4485-b04e-733e2a7fb195
  • Klingenberg, C. P., Duttke, S., Whelan, S., & Kim, M. (2012). Developmental plasticity, morphological variation and evolvability: A multilevel analysis of morphometric integration in the shape of compound leaves. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 25(1), 115-129. DOI:10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02410.x
    . Publication link: 959fd0f1-9ed8-40f3-b757-ea671d61aae3
  • Klingenberg, C. P., Navarro, N., Macholán, M. (Ed.), Baird, S. J. E. (Ed.), Munclinger, P. (Ed.), & Piálek, J. (Ed.) (2012). Development of the mouse mandible: a model system for complex morphological structures. In Evolution of the House Mouse. (pp. 135-149). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
    . Publication link: 1ed1653a-a48e-45e2-8126-b13b6417f204
  • Martínez-Abadías, N., Esparza, M., Sjøvold, T., González-José, R., Santos, M., Hernández, M., & Klingenberg, C. P. (2012). Pervasive genetic integration directs the evolution of human skull shape. Evolution, 66(4), 1010-1023. DOI:10.1111/j.1558-5646.2011.01496.x
    . Publication link: 26615dae-a68e-4cde-bb92-60334154ed6b









  • Klingenberg, C. P., & Veitia, M. (Ed.) (2004). Dominance, nonlinear developmental mapping, and developmental stability. In host publication.
    . Publication link: d98fe294-07d7-4b11-b9c9-c4f5796d297d
  • Klingenberg, C. P., Leamy, L. J., & Cheverud, J. M. (2004). Integration and Modularity of Quantitative Trait Locus Effects on Geometric Shape in the Mouse Mandible. Genetics, 166(4), 1909-1921. DOI:10.1534/genetics.166.4.1909
    . Publication link: dedcc9f9-0e69-4937-af87-02f6dc09faa1
  • Klingenberg, C. P., Pigliucci, M. (Ed.), & Preston, K. (Ed.) (2004). Integration, modules, and development: molecules to morphology to evolution. In host publication.
    . Publication link: 75b17099-89a0-4faf-ba32-9d52a9176d51


  • Klingenberg, C. P. (2003). A developmental perspective on developmental instability: Theory, models and mechanisms. In M. Polak (Ed.), Developmental Instability: Causes and Consequences. (1 ed., pp. 14-34). Oxford University Press: Oxford.
    . Publication link: 02476c1e-a98e-441c-846d-505b2a8443e3
  • Klingenberg, C. P., Mebus, K., & Auffray, J. C. (2003). Developmental integration in a complex morphological structure: How distinct are the modules in the mouse mandible?. Evolution and Development, 5(5), 522-531. DOI:10.1046/j.1525-142X.2003.03057.x
    . Publication link: 2b906473-739b-4fe5-ba31-80170bfa4719 | PubMed:12950630
  • Klingenberg, C. P., & Polak, M. (Ed.) (2003). Developmental instability as a research tool: using patterns of fluctuating asymmetry to infer the developmental origins of morphological integration.In M. Polak (Ed.), Developmental Stability: Causes and Consequences. (pp. 427-442). Oxford: Oxford University Press: Oxford.
    . Publication link: a49ce95b-1925-4c62-9c3e-b2fdde48b774
  • Klingenberg, C. P. (2003). Quantitative genetics of geometric shape: Heritability and the pitfalls of the univariate approach. Evolution, 57(1), 191-195.
    . Publication link: 3a548dcf-f5b0-4e3b-bb0e-26f0fb617332 | PubMed:12643582
  • Klingenberg, C. P., Barluenga, M., & Meyer, A. (2003). Body shape variation in cichlid fishes of the Amphilophus citrinellus species complex. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 80(3), 397-408. DOI:10.1046/j.1095-8312.2003.00246.x
    . Publication link: 956a4ac7-1977-45ce-9fbf-a93215b85736



  • Klingenberg, C. P., Leamy, L. J., Routman, E. J., & Cheverud, J. M. (2001). Genetic architecture of mandible shape in mice: Effects of quantitative trait loci analyzed by geometric morphometrics. Genetics, 157(2), 785-802.
    . Publication link: 9951f246-884c-4e56-9a28-c647b5ce8ed4
  • Klingenberg, C. P., Badyaev, A. V., Sowry, S. M., & Beckwith, N. J. (2001). Inferring developmental modularity from morphological integration: Analysis of individual variation and asymmetry in bumblebee wings. American Naturalist, 157(1), 11-23. DOI:10.1086/317002
    . Publication link: 09f9943c-db3c-4a06-8cfc-84e3a22581be
  • Klingenberg, C. P., & Leamy, L. J. (2001). Quantitative genetics of geometric shape in the mouse mandible. Evolution, 55(11), 2342-2352.
    . Publication link: 3c1cd49c-fa9c-47ca-9b4c-c44df1484b56