Angiosperm Tree of Life - Assembling the Tree of Life

Part of the National Science Foundation's Assembling the Tree of Life Program

2009 Publications.  

  • Moore, B. A. and M. J. Donoghue. 2009. A Bayesian approach for evaluating the impact of historical events on rates of diversification. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA (published on line, February, 26, 2009).

  • Smith, S. A., J. M. Beaulieu, and M. J. Donoghue. 2009. Mega-phylogeny approach for comparative biology: an alternative to supertree and supermatrix approaches. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2009, 9: 37.

  • Soltis, D. E., V. A. Albert, J. Leebens-Mack, C. D. Bell, A. Paterson, C. Zheng, D. Sankoff, P. Kerr Wall, and P. S. Soltis. 2009. Polyploidy and angiosperm diversification. American Journal of Botany 96: 336-348.

  • Soltis, P.S., S. F. Brockington, Mi-Jeong Yoo, A. Piedrahita, M. Latvis, M. J. Moore, A. S. Chanderbali, and D. E. Soltis. (2009). Floral variation and floral genetics in basal angiosperms. Am. J. Botany 96: 110-128.

  • Theis, N., M. J. Donoghue, and J. Li. 2008. Phylogenetics of the Caprifolieae and Lonicera (Dipsacales) based on nuclear and chloroplast DNA sequences. Syst. Bot. 33: 776-783.

  • Wang, H., M. J. Moore, P. S. Soltis, C. D. Bell, S. F. Brockington, R. Alexandre, C. C. Davis, M. Latvis, S. R. Manchester, and D. E. Soltis. 2009. Rosid radiation and the rapid rise of angiosperm-dominated forests. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106:3853-3858.

  • Willis, C. G., B. Ruhfel, R. B. Primack, A. J. Miller-Rushing, and C. C. Davis. 2009. Reply to McDonald et al.: Climate change, not deer herbivory, has shaped species decline in Concord, Massachusetts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106:E29-E29.