Jessica A. Rick

PhD Student | University of Wyoming | PopGen & Evolutionary Biology



2017 | Rick, JA, RA Moen, JD Erb, JL Strasburg. Population structure and gene flow in a newly harvested gray wolf (Canis lupus) population. Conservation Genetics, 18(5): 1091-1104. | PDF

2017 | Millard, JE, JM Alston, JA Rick, et al. Observations of noteworthy Northern Spotted Owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) nesting behaviors. Canadian Field Naturalist, 131: 225-227 | PDF



In Prep

Rick, JA, CD Brock, CE Wagner. In prep. Reference bias in SNP-based phylogenetics.

Rick, JA, SM Grewenow, RA Moen, JL Strasburg. In prep. Phylogenetics and hybridization of wolves (Canis lupus) in Minnesota using mitochondrial and Y chromosome haplotyping.


2015 | Rick, JA. Genetic diversity, structure, and hybridization in a harvested gray wolf (Canis lupus) population in Minnesota. MS Thesis, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. | PDF | Web

2013 | Rick, JA. Integrity of preserved pink bollworm (Pectinophora gossypiella) samples for DNA analysis. BS Honors Thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.