Bloom, D.D. and Lovejoy, N.R. In Press. On the origins of marine derived fishes in South America. Journal of Biogeography.

Toussaint, E., Bloom, D.D., Short, A.E.Z. In Press. Cretaceous West Gondwana vicariance shaped giant water scavenger beetle paleobiogeography. Journal of Biogeography.

Van Nynatten, A.D., Bloom, D.D., Chang, B.S.W., and Lovejoy, N.R. 2015. Out of the blue: adaptive visual pigment evolution  accompanies Amazon invasion. Biology Letters 11: 20150349. PDF

Campanella, D., Hughes, L.C., Unmack, P.J., Bloom, D.D., Piller, K.R., and Orti, G. 2015. Multi-locus fossil-calibrated phylogeny of Atheriniformes (Teleostei, Ovalentaria). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 86: 8-23. PDF

Short, A.E.Z. Joly, L.J., García, M., Wild, A., Bloom, D.D., Maddison, D.R. 2015. Molecular phylogeny of the Hydroscaphidae (Coleoptera: Myxophaga) with description of a remarkable new lineage from the Guiana Shield. Systematic Entomology 40: 214-229.

Bloom, D.D., Fikáček, M., and Short, A.E.Z. 2014. Clade age and diversification rate variation determine species richness patterns in aquatic beetle lineages. PLoS ONE 9(6): e98430. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0098430. Download here.

Bloom, D.D. and Lovejoy, N.R. 2014. The evolutionary origins of diadromy inferred from a time-calibrated phylogeny for Clupeiformes (herring and allies). Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 281 (1778), 20132081 PDFSupplementary Files.

Bloom, D.D., Weir, J.T., Piller, K.R. and Lovejoy, N.R. 2013. Do freshwater fishes diversify faster than marine fishes? A test using state-dependent diversification analyses and molecular phylogenetics of New World Silversides (Atherinopsidae). Evolution 67 (7): 2040-2057. PDF

Bloom, D.D. and Lovejoy, N.R. 2012. Molecular phylogenetics of anchovies (Engraulidae) reveals a single origin of freshwater Amazonian lineages. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25 (4): 701-715. PDF

Bloom, D.D., Unmack, P., Gosztonyi, A.E., Piller, K.R., and Lovejoy, N.R. 2012. It’s a family matter: molecular phylogenetics of Atheriniformes and the polyphyly of surf silversides (Family: Notocheiridae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 62: 1025-1030. PDF

Bloom, D.D. and Lovejoy, N.R. 2011. The biogeography of marine incursions in South America. IN: Historical Biogeography of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes. J. Albert & R. Reis, Eds., University of California Press. pp. 137-144.

Bloom, D.D., Piller, K.R., Lyons, J., and Mercado-Silva, N., and Medina-Nava, M. 2009. Systematics and biogeography of the silverside tribe Menidiini based on the mitochondrial ND2 gene. Copeia 2: 408-417. PDF

Bloom, D.D., Piller, K.R., Lyons, J., and Mercado-Silva, N. 2008. Threatened fishes of the world: Chirostoma aculeatum Barbour 1973 (Atherinopsidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 82: 221-222.

Cochran, P., Bloom, D.D., and Wagner, R. 2008. Alternative reproductive behaviors in lampreys and their significance. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 23(3): 437-444. PDF