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Theresa Markow

Theresa Markow

School of Life Sciences
Arizona State University
PO BOX 874501
TEMPE, AZ 85287-4501

Journal Articles


Elser, J. J., T. Watts, B. Bitler and T. A. Markow. 2006. Ontogenetic coupling among growth rate, RNA allocation, and P content in five species of Drosophila. Functional Ecology 20(5):846-856. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2006.01165.x . (link )

Watts, T., H. A. Woods, S. Hargand, J. J. Elser and T. A. Markow. 2006. Biological stoichiometry of growth in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Insect Physiology 52(2):187-193. DOI: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2005.09.012. (link )


Weider, L. J., J. J. Elser, T. J. Crease, M. Mateos, J. B. Cotner and T. A. Markow. 2005. The functional significance of ribosomal (r)DNA variation: Impacts on the evolutionary ecology of organisms. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 36(Dec):219-242. DOI: 10.1146/annurev.ecolsys.36.102003.152620. (link )


Elser, J. J., K. Acharya, M. Kyle, J. Cotner, W. Makino, T. Markow, T. Watts, S. Hobbie, W. Fagan, J. Schade, J. Hood and R. W. Sterner. 2003. Growth rate-stoichiometry couplings in diverse biota.. Ecology Letters 6(10):936-943. DOI: 10.1046/j.1461-0248.2003.00518.x. (link )


Elser, J. J., R. W. Sterner, E. Gorokhova, W. F. Fagan, T. A. Markow, J. B. Cotner, J. F. Harrison, S. E. Hobbie, G. M. Odell and L. J. Weider. 2000. Biological stoichiometry from genes to ecosystems. Ecology Letters 3(6):540-550. DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2000.00185.x. (link )


Markow, T. A., B. Rafael, D. R. Dobberfuhl, C. M. Breitmeyer, J. J. Elser and E. Pfeiler. 1999. Elemental stoichiometry of Drosophila and their hosts. Functional Ecology 13(1):78-84. DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2435.1999.00285.x. (link )


Breitmeyer, C. M. and T. A. Markow. 1996. Resource availability and population size in cactophilic Drosophila. Functional Ecology 12(1):14-21. (link )


Markow, T. A. 1995. Evolutionary ecology and developmental instability. Annual Review of Entomology 105-120.

Polak, M. and T. A. Markow. 1995. Effect of ectoparasitic mites, Marcocheles subbadius nigrospiracula (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Evolution 49(4):660-669.


Markow, T. A. and J. S. Martin. 1993. Inbreeding and developmental stability in a small human population. Annals of Human Biology 389-394.

Book Chapters


Markow, T. A. and G. D. Hocutt. 1997. Speciation in Sonoran Desert Drosophila: testing the limits of the rules. In: Howard, D. and S. Berlocher eds., Oxford University Press.