“Drosophila Evolution over Space and Time (DEST) - A New Population Genomics Resource”
Martin Kapun, Joaquin C. B. Nunez, María Bogaerts-Márquez, Jesús Murga-Moreno, Margot Paris, Joseph Outten, Marta Coronado-Zamora, et al. bioRxiv 2021.02.01.428994; doi: [link]

‘From tides to nucleotides: genomic signatures of adaptation to environmental heterogeneity in barnacles.’

Nunez JCB, Rong S., Ferranti DAU, Damian-Serrano A., Neil K.B., Glenner H., Elyanow R.G., Brown. BRP, Rosenblad MA, Blomberg A., Johannesson K., and Rand DM, In press, Molecular Ecology, DOI:10.1111/mec.15949 [link]


Characterizing the cirri and gut microbiomes of the intertidal barnacle Semibalanus balanoides.

Brown, B.R.P., Nunez, J.C.B. & Rand, D.M.

anim microbiome 2, 41 (2020). [PDF] [link]

Ecological load and balancing selection in circumboreal barnacles

Nunez JCB, Rong S, Damian-Serrano A, Burley JT, Elyanow RG, Ferranti DA U, Neil KB, Glenner H, Rosenblad MA, Blomberg A, Johannesson K, Rand DM. (2020) “Ecological load and balancing selection in circumboreal barnacles”, Molecular Biology and Evolution, msaa227, DOI: [PDF]

Footprints of natural selection at the mannose-6-phosphate isomerase locus in barnacles [PDF]

Nunez JCB, Flight PA, Neil KB, Rong S, Eriksson LA, Ferranti DA, Rosenblad MA, Blomberg A, and Rand DM. (2020). 

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences; Feb;117(10).  DOI:


Population Genomics and Biogeography of the Northern Acorn Barnacle (Semibalanus balanoides) Using Pooled Sequencing Approaches. [Book Chapter available in Springer's Website]

Nunez J.C.B., Elyanow R.G., Ferranti D.A., Rand D.M. (2018)

In: Oleksiak M., Rajora O. (eds) Population Genomics: Marine Organisms. Population Genomics. Springer, Cham

Stable genetic structure and connectivity in pollution-adapted and nearby pollution-sensitive populations of Fundulus heteroclitus. [PDF]

Joaquin C. B. Nunez , Leann M. Biancani , Patrick A. Flight , Diane E. Nacci , David M. Rand , Douglas L. Crawford  and Marjorie F. Oleksiak

Published:09 May 2018


A Cost-Effective Approach to Sequence Hundreds of Complete Mitochondrial Genomes. [PDF]

Joaquin C. B. Nunez, Marjorie F. Oleksiak 

Published: August 9, 2016


Population Genomics of the Euryhaline Teleost Poecilia latipinna. [PDF]

J. C. B. Nunez , T. P. Seale , M. A. Fraser , T. L. Burton , T. N. Fortson , D. Hoover, J. Travis, M. F. Oleksiak, D. L. Crawford 

Published: September 3, 2015