Archive for December, 2017

Evolutionary and domestication history of Cucurbita (pumpkin and squash) species inferred from 44 nuclear loci

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Graphical abstract from Kates et al. 2017

Graphical abstract from Kates et al. 2017

Kates, H. R., P. S. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2017. Evolutionary and domestication history of Cucurbita (pumpkin and squash) species inferred from 44 nuclear loci. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 111:98–109. [View on Publisher’s site]

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Cytogeography of Callisia section Cuthbertia (Commelinaceae)

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Molgo, I. E., D. E. Soltis, and P. S. Soltis. 2017. Cytogeography of Callisia section Cuthbertia (Commelinaceae). Comparative Cytogenetics 11(4):553–577. [View on publisher’s site]

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Insights into the historical assembly of East Asian subtropical evergreen broadleaved forests revealed by the temporal history of the tea family

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Yu, X.-Q., L.-M. Gao, D. E. Soltis, P. S. Soltis, J.-B. Yang, L. Fang, S.-X. Yang, and D.-Z. Li. 2017. Insights into the historical assembly of East Asian subtropical evergreen broadleaved forests revealed by the temporal history of the tea family. New Phytol 215:1235–1248. [View on publisher’s site]

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Detecting alternatively spliced transcript isoforms from single-molecule long-read sequences without a reference genome

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Liu, X., W. Mei, P. S. Soltis, D. E. Soltis, and W. B. Barbazuk. 2017. Detecting alternatively spliced transcript isoforms from single-molecule long-read sequences without a reference genome. Mol Ecol Resour 17:1243–1256. [View on publisher’s site]

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Adding loci improves phylogeographic resolution in red mangroves despite increased missing data: comparing microsatellites and RAD-Seq and investigating loci filtering

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Hodel, R. G. J., S. Chen, A. C. Payton, S. F. McDaniel, P. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2017. Adding loci improves phylogeographic resolution in red mangroves despite increased missing data: comparing microsatellites and RAD-Seq and investigating loci filtering. Scientific Reports 7:17598. [View on publisher’s site]

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Factors promoting polyploid persistence and diversification and limiting diploid speciation during the K–Pg interlude

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Levin, D. A., and D. E. Soltis. 2018. Factors promoting polyploid persistence and diversification and limiting diploid speciation during the K–Pg interlude. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 42:1–7. [View on publisher’s site]

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Karyotypic variation and pollen stainability in resynthesized allopolyploids Tragopogon miscellus and T. mirus

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Spoelhof, J. P., M. Chester, R. Rodriguez, B. Geraci, K. Heo, E. Mavrodiev, P. S. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2017. Karyotypic variation and pollen stainability in resynthesized allopolyploids Tragopogon miscellus and T. mirus. American Journal of Botany 104:1484–1492. [View on publisher’s site]

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Digitization of herbaria enables novel research

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Soltis, P. S. 2017. Digitization of herbaria enables novel research. Am. J. Bot. 104:1281–1284. [View on publisher’s site]

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Comparative transcriptomic analysis of the evolution and development of flower size in Saltugilia (Polemoniaceae)

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Landis, J. B., D. E. Soltis, and P. S. Soltis. 2017. Comparative transcriptomic analysis of the evolution and development of flower size in Saltugilia (Polemoniaceae). BMC Genomics 18:475. [View on publisher’s site]

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Climate change, collections and the classroom: using big data to tackle big problems

Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Lacey, E. A., T. T. Hammond, R. E. Walsh, K. C. Bell, S. V. Edwards, E. R. Ellwood, R. Guralnick, S. M. Ickert-Bond, A. R. Mast, J. E. McCormack, A. K. Monfils, P. S. Soltis, D. E. Soltis, and J. A. Cook. 2017. Climate change, collections and the classroom: using big data to tackle big problems. Evolution: Education and Outreach 10:2. [View on publisher’s site]

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