Archive for May, 2014

Population genetic structure, genetic diversity, and natural history of the South American species of Nothofagus subgenus Lophozonia (Nothofagaceae) inferred from nuclear microsatellite data

Friday, May 23rd, 2014
Vergara, R., M. A. Gitzendanner, D. E. Soltis, and P. S. Soltis. 2014. Population genetic structure, genetic diversity, and natural history of the South American species of Nothofagus subgenus Lophozonia (Nothofagaceae) inferred from nuclear microsatellite data. Ecology and Evolution. [Online Early Edition.]
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Are polyploids really evolutionary dead-ends (again)? A critical reappraisal of Mayrose et al. (2011)

Friday, May 2nd, 2014
Soltis, D. E., M. C. Segovia-Salcedo, I. Jordon-Thaden, L. Majure, N. M. Miles, E. V. Mavrodiev, W. Mei, M. Beatriz Cortez, P. S. Soltis, and M. A. Gitzendanner. 2014. Are polyploids really evolutionary dead-ends (again)? A critical reappraisal of Mayrose et al. (2011). New Phytologist [Link to article on publisher’s site]

BSA Awards Abound!

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Congratulations to Andy Crowl, Clayton Visger and Blaine Marchant who all received 2014 Botanical Society of America Graduate Student Research Awards!

Undergrad researcher Kayla Ventura received the BSA Undergraduate Research Award!

Congratulations to all!