Fall 2010 Systematics Discussion Group Schedule

Note: The course time has been moved to 2:45pm on Tuesdays.

Meeting place: 8024 Haworth

Systematics Discussion Schedule Fall 2010

Schedule of readings

Date Disc. Leader Paper
August 24 N/A Organizational meeting in 8024 at 2:30pm
August 31 Nawrocki http://... *Meeting will be held in Mark Holder's Lab this week*
September 7 Bentlage Barbeitos et al. (2010) Repeated loss of coloniality and symbiosis in scleractinian corals. PNAS 107:11877-11882 http://... *Meeting will be held in Haworth 8024 at 2.45PM*
September 14 Fuiten Mahler et al "Ecological Opportunity And The Rate Of Morphological Evolution In
The Diversification Of Greater Antillean Anoles." PNAS 2010 107(26) 11877–11882 http://...
September 21 Holder Salvo et al. "Tracing the Temporal and Spatial Origins of Island Endemics in the Mediterranean Region: A Case Study from the Citrus Family (Ruta L., Rutaceae)." Sys Bio Advanced Access. http://sysbio.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2010/09/13/sysbio.syq046.full. DOI:10.1093/sysbio/syq046
September 28 Mort & Archibald Carstens & Dewey "Species delimitation using a combined coalescent and information-theoretic approach: an example from North American Myotis bats." Sys Bio 2010 (59) 400-414 http://...
October 5 Owens Smith, S. A. and M. J. Donoghue. 2010. "Combining Historical Biogeography with Niche Modeling in the Caprifolium Clade of Lonicera (Caprifoliaceae, Dipsacales)." Syst. Biol. 590: 322-341. http://...
October 12 Cartwright Goldberg, E. E. and B. Igic. 2008. "On phylogenetic tests of irreversible evolution". Evolution 62:2727-2741. http://...
October 19 Landis Jakob & Blattner(2010) Two extinct diploid progenitors were involved in allopolyploid formation in the Hordeum murinum (Poaceae: Triticeae) taxon complex. Mol Phylogenet Evol 55(2):650-9 http://...
October 26 Zwickl White MA, Ané C, Dewey CN, Larget BR, Payseur BA, 2009 Fine-Scale Phylogenetic Discordance across the House Mouse Genome. PLoS Genetics 5(11). http://...
November 2 Cielocha Waters DL et al. (2010) Gene Trees versus Species Trees: Reassessing Life-History Evolution in a Freshwater Fish Radiation Syst. Biol. 59(5):504–517 http://...
November 9 Marx Graham, C. H. and Fine, P. V. A. (2008), Phylogenetic beta diversity: linking ecological and evolutionary processes across space in time. Ecology Letters, 11: 1265–1277. http://...
November 16 Toro Laura M. Boykin, Laura Salter Kubatko and Timothy K. Lowrey 2010. "Comparison of methods for rooting phylogenetic trees: A case study using Orcuttieae (Poaceae: Chloridoideae)". MPE Volume 54, Issue 3, Pages 687-700. http://...
November 23 Eldredge Ward et al. 2009 "Phylogeny and Biogeography of Dolichoderine Ants: Effects of Data Partitioning and Relict Taxa on Historical Inference." Syst Biol 59: 342-362. http://...
November 30 Sanders Meusemann et al. (2010) "A Phylogenomic Approach to Resolve the Arthropod Tree of Life." Molecular Biology and Evolution 27:2451-2464. http://...
December 7 Nawrocki & Bentlage Wiens et al. (2010) "Combining Phylogenomics and Fossils in Higher-Level Squamate Reptile Phylogeny: Molecular Data Change the Placement of Fossil Taxa" Sys Bio 59 (6): 674-688. http://...

 

If you are looking for the previous semester's schedule it is here.