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EARTH SCIENCES

 

ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL MINERALOGY

 

CUADROS, J., AFSIN, B., MICHALSKI, J.R. & Ardakani, M. 2012. Fast, microscale-controlled weathering of rhyolitic obsidian to quartz and alunite. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 353: 156-162. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2012.08.009 )


Hollis, S.P., Roberts, S., Cooper, M.R., Earls, G., HERRINGTON, R., Condon, D.J., Cooper, M.J., Archibald, S.M. & Piercey, S.J. 2012. Episodic arc-ophiolite emplacement and the growth of continental margins: Late accretion in the Northern Irish sector of the Grampian-Taconic orogeny. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 124(11-12): 1702-1723.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/b30619.1 )

 
KOSSOFF, D., Hudson-Edwards, K.A., DUBBIN, W.E., Alfredsson, M. & Geraki, T. 2012. Cycling of As, P, Pb and Sb during weathering of mine tailings: implications for fluvial environments. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(5): 1209-1228.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1180/minmag.2012.076.5.14 )

 

Larner, F., Dogra, Y., DYBOWSKA, A., Fabrega, J., Stolpe, B., Bridgestock, L.J., Goodhead, R., WEISS, D.J., Moger, J., Lead, J.R., VALSAMI-JONES, E., Tyler, C.R., Galloway, T.S. & REHKAEMPER, M. 2012. Tracing Bioavailability of ZnO Nanoparticles Using Stable Isotope Labeling. Environmental Science & Technology, 46(21): 12137-12145.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es302602j )

 

Smeaton, C.M., Walshe, G.E., Smith, A.M.L., Hudson-Edwards, K.A., DUBBIN, W.E., Wright, K., Beale, A.M., Fryer, B.J. & Weisener, C.G. 2012. Simultaneous Release of Fe and As during the Reductive Dissolution of Pb-As Jarosite by Shewanella putrefaciens CN32. Environmental Science & Technology, 46(23): 12823-12831.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es3021809 )


Turner, R.W., Siidra, O.I., Krivovichev, S.V., STANLEY, C.J. & SPRATT, J. 2012. Rumseyite, [Pb2OF]Cl, the first naturally occurring fluoroxychloride mineral with the parent crystal structure for layered lead oxychlorides. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(5): 1247-1255.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1180/minmag.2012.076.5.11 )

 


INVERTEBRATES AND PLANTS

 

Cooper, M.R. & OWEN, H.G. 2013. Sonneratiidae: stem Hoplitoidea and their relationships. Neues Jahrbuch Fur Geologie Und Palaontologie-Abhandlungen, 267(1): 9-21.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1127/0077-7749/2012/0294 )

 

EDGECOMBE, G.D., Vahtera, V., Stock, S.R., Kallonen, A., Xiao, X., Rack, A. & Giribet, G. 2012. A scolopocryptopid centipede (Chilopoda: Scolopendromorpha) from Mexican amber: synchrotron microtomography and phylogenetic placement using a combined morphological and molecular data set. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 166(4): 768-786.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2012.00860.x )

 

GOWER, D.J., JOHNSON, K.G., Richardson, J.E., ROSEN, B.R., Ruber, L. & WILLIAMS, S.T. (eds) 2012. Biotic evolution and environmental change in Southeast Asia, i-xv, 1-475 pp.


Javier Alvaro, J., ZAMORA, S., Vizcaino, D. & Ahlberg, P. 2013. Guzhangian (mid Cambrian) trilobites from siliceous concretions of the Valtorres Formation, Iberian Chains, NE Spain. Geological Magazine, 150(1): 123-142.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0016756812000416 )

 

JOHNSON, R.G. & FORTEY, R.A. 2012. Proetid trilobites from the Lower Devonian (Pragian) Ihandar Formation, Anti-Atlas, Morocco. Journal of Paleontology, 86(6): 1032-1050.

 
Smith, A., TAYLOR, P.D. & Milne, R. 2012. Hornera striata (Milne Edwards, 1838), a British Pliocene cyclostome bryozoan incorrectly recorded from New Zealand, with notes on some non-fenestrate Hornera from the Coralline Crag. Hornera from New Zealand and Britain. Pp. 339-356 in A. Ernst, P. Schaefer and J. Scholz (eds) Bryozoan studies 2010 (Lecture Notes in Earth Systems Sciences 143).


SMITH, A.B. 2013. Geological history of bathyal echinoid faunas, with a new genus from the late Cretaceous of Italy. Geological Magazine, 150(1): 177-182. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0016756812000738 )


TAYLOR, P.D., Dick, M.H., Clements, D. & Mawatari, S.F. 2012. A diverse bryozoan fauna from Pleistocene marine gravels at Kuromatsunai, Hokkaido, Japan. Bryozoan diversity in a Japanese Pleistocene gravel. Pp. 367-383 in A. Ernst, P. Schaefer and J. Scholz (eds) Bryozoan studies 2010 (Lecture Notes in Earth Systems Sciences 143). 

 

 

MINERAL AND PLANETARY SCIENCES


Greenwood, R.C., Franchi, I.A., Gibson, J.M. & BENEDIX, G.K. 2012. Oxygen isotope variation in primitive achondrites: The influence of primordial, asteroidal and terrestrial processes. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 94: 146-163.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.06.025 )

 

Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R., Harlow, G.E., Maresch, W.V., Martin, R.F., Schumacher, J.C. & WELCH, M.D. 2012. Nomenclature of the amphibole supergroup. American Mineralogist, 97(11-12): 2031-2048. (http://dx.doi.org/10.2138/am.2012.4276 )


Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., RUMSEY, M.S., Dini, M., Birch, W.D., SPRATT, J., Pluth, J.J., Steele, I.M., Jenkins, R.A. & Pinch, W.W. 2012. The heteropolymolybdate family: structural relations, nomenclature scheme and new species. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(5): 1175-1207.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1180/minmag.2012.076.5.09 )

 

WELCH, M.D., Konzett, J., Bindi, L., Kohn, S.C. & Frost, D.J. 2012. New structural features of the high-pressure synthetic sheet-disilicate Phase-X, K(2-x)Mg2Si2O7Hx. American Mineralogist, 97(11-12): 1849-1857.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.2138/am.2012.4164 )

 


VERTEBRATES, ANTHROPOLOGY & MICROPALAEONTOLOGY


Aubert, M., Pike, A.W.G., STRINGER, C., Bartsiokas, A., Kinsley, L., Eggins, S., Day, M. & Gruen, R. 2012. Confirmation of a late middle Pleistocene age for the Omo Kibish 1 cranium by direct uranium-series dating. Journal of Human Evolution, 63(5): 704-710.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2012.07.006 )


HOOKER, J.J. 2012. A new omomyid primate from the earliest Eocene of southern England: First phase of microchoerine evolution. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 57(3): 449-462.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.4202/app.2011.0017 )


LISTER, A.M., Dimitrijevic, V., Markovic, Z., Knezevic, S. & Mol, D. 2012. A skeleton of 'steppe' mammoth (Mammuthus trogontherii (Pohlig)) from Drmno, near Kostolac, Serbia. Quaternary International, 276: 129-144. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2012.03.021 )


Moffat, I., STRINGER, C. & Gruen, R. 2012. Spatially resolved LA-MC-ICPMS strontium isotope microanalysis of archaeological fauna. Palaios, 27(9-10): 668-671.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.2110/palo.2012.S05 )

 

Morris, J.L., Edwards, D., RICHARDSON, J.B., Axe, L. & Davies, K.L. 2012. Further insights into trilete spore producers from the Early Devonian (Lochkovian) of the Welsh Borderland, UK. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 185: 35-63. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.revpalbo.2012.08.001 )


STRINGER, C. 2012. The 100-year mystery of Piltdown Man. Nature, 492(7428): 177-179.

 
Young, M.T., Brusatte, S.L., de Andrade, M.B., Desojo, J.B., Beatty, B.L., STEEL, L., Fernandez, M.S., Sakamoto, M., Ignacio Ruiz-Omenaca, J. & Schoch, R.R. 2012. The Cranial Osteology and Feeding Ecology of the Metriorhynchid Crocodylomorph Genera Dakosaurus and Plesiosuchus from the Late Jurassic of Europe. PLoS ONE, 7(9): Article Number e44985.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0044985 )

 

 

LIFE SCIENCES 

 

AQUATIC INVERTEBRATES

 

Alves, A.S., Adao, H., FERRERO, T.J., Marques, J.C., Costa, M.J. & Patricio, J. 2013. Benthic meiofauna as indicator of ecological changes in estuarine ecosystems: The use of nematodes in ecological quality assessment. Ecological Indicators, 24: 462-475.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2012.07.013 )

 

Appeltans, W., Ahyong, S.T., Anderson, G., Angel, M.V., Artois, T., Bailly, N., Bamber, R., Barber, A., Bartsch, I., Berta, A., Blazewicz-Paszkowycz, M., Bock, P., BOXSHALL, G., Boyko, C.B., Brandao, S.N., BRAY, R.A., Bruce, N.L., Cairns, S.D., Chan, T.-Y., Cheng, L., Collins, A.G., Cribb, T., Curini-Galletti, M., Dandouh-Guebas, F., Davie, P.J.F., Dawson, M.N., De Clerck, O., Decock, W., De Grave, S., de Voogd, N.J., Domning, D.P., Emig, C.C., Erseus, C., Eschmeyer, W., Fauchald, K., Fautin, D.G., Feist, S.W., Fransen, C.H.J.M., Furuya, H., Garcia-Alvarez, O., Gerken, S., GIBSON, D., Gittenberger, A., Gofas, S., Gomez-Daglio, L., Gordon, D.P., Guiry, M.D., Hernandez, F., Hoeksema, B.W., Hopcroft, R.R., Jaume, D., Kirk, P., Koedam, N., Koenemann, S., Kolb, J.B., Kristensen, R.M., Kroh, A., Lambert, G., Lazarus, D.B., Lemaitre, R., Longshaw, M., Lowry, J., Macpherson, E., Madin, L.P., Mah, C., MAPSTONE, G., McLaughlin, P.A., Mees, J., Meland, K., Messing, C.G., Mills, C.E., Molodtsova, T.N., Mooi, R., Neuhaus, B., Ng, P.K.L., Nielsen, C., Norenburg, J., Opresko, D.M., Osawa, M., Paulay, G., Perrin, W., Pilger, J.F., Poore, G.C.B., Pugh, P., Read, G.B., Reimer, J.D., Rius, M., Rocha, R.M., Saiz-Salinas, J.I., Scarabino, V., Schierwater, B., Schmidt-Rhaesa, A., Schnabel, K.E., Schotte, M., Schuchert, P., Schwabe, E., Segers, H., Self-Sullivan, C., Shenkar, N., Siegel, V., Sterrer, W., Stohr, S., Swalla, B., Tasker, M.L., Thuesen, E.V., Timm, T., Todaro, M.A., Turon, X., Tyler, S., Uetz, P., van der Land, J., Vanhoorne, B., van Ofwegen, L.P., van Soest, R.W.M., Vanaverbeke, J., Walker-Smith, G., Walter, T.C., WARREN, A., Williams, G.C., Wilson, S.P. & Costello, M.J. 2012. The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity. Current Biology, 22(23): 2189-2202. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.036 )

 

BAMBER, R.N. & MORTON, B. 2012. A new and commercial species of Gastrosaccus  Norman, 1868 (Peracarida: Mysida: Mysidae) from Java, Indonesia. Zootaxa(3546): 43-52.


BROOKS, S.J., Axford, Y., Heiri, O., Langdon, P.G. & Larocque-Tobler, I. 2012. Chironomids can be reliable proxies for Holocene temperatures. A comment on Velle et al. (2010). Holocene, 22(12): 1495-1500.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959683612449757 )

 

CLAREMONT, M., Vermeij, G.J., WILLIAMS, S.T. & REID, D.G. 2013. Global phylogeny and new classification of the Rapaninae (Gastropoda: Muricidae), dominant molluscan predators on tropical rocky seashores. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 66(1): 91-102. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2012.09.014


GOWER, D.J., DOHERTY-BONE, T.M., Aberra, R.K., Mengistu, A., Schwaller, S., Menegon, M., de Sa, R., Saber, S.A., Cunningham, A.A. & Loader, S.P. 2012. High prevalence of the amphibian chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) across multiple taxa and localities in the highlands of Ethiopia. Herpetological Journal, 22(4): 225-233.

 
GOWER, D.J., JOHNSON, K.G., Richardson, J.E., ROSEN, B.R., Ruber, L. & WILLIAMS, S.T. (eds) 2012. Biotic evolution and environmental change in Southeast Asia, i-xv, 1-475 pp. 


GRUHL, A. 2012. Occurrence and identity of "white spots" in Phylactolaemata. White spots in Phylactolaemata. Pp. 91-103 in A. Ernst, P. Schaefer and J. Scholz (eds) Bryozoan studies 2010 (Lecture Notes in Earth Systems Sciences 143).

 
LOXTON, J., Kuklinski, P., Mair, J.M., SPENCER-JONES, M. & Porter, J.S. 2012. Patterns of magnesium-calcite distribution in the skeleton of some polar bryozoan species. Mineralogy of polar bryozoan skeletons. Pp. 169-185 in A. Ernst, P. Schaefer and J. Scholz (eds) Bryozoan studies 2010 (Lecture Notes in Earth Systems Sciences 143).


MORTON, B. 2012. Blue flags. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 64(10): 1983-1984. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2012.08.021 )

 

MORTON, B. 2013. The functional morphology of the abyssal Limopsis cristata (Arcoida: Limopsidae) with a discussion on the evolution of the more advanced bivalve foot. Acta Zoologica, 94(1): 74-85. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6395.2012.00561.x )


NEAL, L., Barnich, R., WIKLUND, H. & GLOVER, A.G. 2012. A new genus and species of Polynoidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Pine Island Bay, Amundsen Sea, Southern Ocean-a region of high taxonomic novelty. Zootaxa(3542): 80-88.


Nie, R.-E., Mochizuki, A., BROOKS, S.J., Liu, Z.-Q. & Yang, X.-K. 2012. Phylogeny of the green lacewing Chrysoperla nipponensis species-complex (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) in China, based on mitochondrial sequences and AFLP data. Insect Science, 19(6): 633-642.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-7917.2012.01502.x )


PATERSON, G.L.J., Kendall, M.A., Aryuthaka, C., Evans, N.J., Monthum, Y., Jittanoon, C., CAMPBELL, P., Noble, L.R. & O'Neill, K.M. 2012. Tsunami impacts in the marine environment: review and results from studies in Thailand. Systematics Association Special Volume Series, 82: 246-269. 


Vieira, L.M. & SPENCER JONES, M.E. 2012. The identity of Sertularia reptans Linnaeus, 1758 (Bryozoa, Candidae). Zootaxa(3563): 26-42.

 


GENOMIC AND MICROBIAL DIVERSITY


Appeltans, W., Ahyong, S.T., Anderson, G., Angel, M.V., Artois, T., Bailly, N., Bamber, R., Barber, A., Bartsch, I., Berta, A., Blazewicz-Paszkowycz, M., Bock, P., BOXSHALL, G., Boyko, C.B., Brandao, S.N., BRAY, R.A., Bruce, N.L., Cairns, S.D., Chan, T.-Y., Cheng, L., Collins, A.G., Cribb, T., Curini-Galletti, M., Dandouh-Guebas, F., Davie, P.J.F., Dawson, M.N., De Clerck, O., Decock, W., De Grave, S., de Voogd, N.J., Domning, D.P., Emig, C.C., Erseus, C., Eschmeyer, W., Fauchald, K., Fautin, D.G., Feist, S.W., Fransen, C.H.J.M., Furuya, H., Garcia-Alvarez, O., Gerken, S., GIBSON, D., Gittenberger, A., Gofas, S., Gomez-Daglio, L., Gordon, D.P., Guiry, M.D., Hernandez, F., Hoeksema, B.W., Hopcroft, R.R., Jaume, D., Kirk, P., Koedam, N., Koenemann, S., Kolb, J.B., Kristensen, R.M., Kroh, A., Lambert, G., Lazarus, D.B., Lemaitre, R., Longshaw, M., Lowry, J., Macpherson, E., Madin, L.P., Mah, C., MAPSTONE, G., McLaughlin, P.A., Mees, J., Meland, K., Messing, C.G., Mills, C.E., Molodtsova, T.N., Mooi, R., Neuhaus, B., Ng, P.K.L., Nielsen, C., Norenburg, J., Opresko, D.M., Osawa, M., Paulay, G., Perrin, W., Pilger, J.F., Poore, G.C.B., Pugh, P., Read, G.B., Reimer, J.D., Rius, M., Rocha, R.M., Saiz-Salinas, J.I., Scarabino, V., Schierwater, B., Schmidt-Rhaesa, A., Schnabel, K.E., Schotte, M., Schuchert, P., Schwabe, E., Segers, H., Self-Sullivan, C., Shenkar, N., Siegel, V., Sterrer, W., Stohr, S., Swalla, B., Tasker, M.L., Thuesen, E.V., Timm, T., Todaro, M.A., Turon, X., Tyler, S., Uetz, P., van der Land, J., Vanhoorne, B., van Ofwegen, L.P., van Soest, R.W.M., Vanaverbeke, J., Walker-Smith, G., Walter, T.C., WARREN, A., Williams, G.C., Wilson, S.P. & Costello, M.J. 2012. The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity. Current Biology, 22(23): 2189-2202.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.036 )


BASS, D., Yabuki, A., Santini, S., Romac, S. & Berney, C. 2012. Reticulamoeba is a long-branched Granofilosean (Cercozoa) that is missing from sequence databases. PLoS ONE, 7(12): Article number e49090.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0049090 )


Curtis, B.A., Tanifuji, G., Burki, F., Gruber, A., Irimia, M., Maruyama, S., Arias, M.C., Ball, S.G., Gile, G.H., Hirakawa, Y., Hopkins, J.F., Kuo, A., Rensing, S.A., Schmutz, J., Symeonidi, A., Elias, M., Eveleigh, R.J.M., Herman, E.K., Klute, M.J., Nakayama, T., Obornik, M., Reyes-Prieto, A., Armbrust, E.V., Aves, S.J., Beiko, R.G., Coutinho, P., Dacks, J.B., Durnford, D.G., Fast, N.M., Green, B.R., Grisdale, C.J., Hempel, F., Henrissat, B., Hoeppner, M.P., Ishida, K.-I., Kim, E., Koreny, L.K., Kroth, P.G., LIU, Y., Malik, S.-B., Maier, U.G., McRose, D., Mock, T., Neilson, J.A.D., Onodera, N.T., Poole, A.M., Pritham, E.J., RICHARDS, T.A., Rocap, G., Roy, S.W., Sarai, C., Schaack, S., Shirato, S., Slamovits, C.H., Spencer, D.F., Suzuki, S., Worden, A.Z., Zauner, S., Barry, K., Bell, C., Bharti, A.K., Crow, J.A., Grimwood, J., Kramer, R., Lindquist, E., Lucas, S., Salamov, A., McFadden, G.I., Lane, C.E., Keeling, P.J., Gray, M.W., Grigoriev, I.V. & Archibald, J.M. 2012. Algal genomes reveal evolutionary mosaicism and the fate of nucleomorphs. Nature, 492(7427): 59-65.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature11681 )


Debourgogne, A., GUEIDAN, C., de Hoog, S., Lozniewski, A. & Machouart, M. 2012. Comparison of two DNA sequence-based typing schemes for the Fusarium solani  Species Complex and proposal of a new consensus method. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 91(1): 65-72.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mimet.2012.07.012 )

 

Jiang, Y., Yang, J., Al-Farraj, S.A., WARREN, A. & Lin, X. 2012. Redescriptions of three tintinnid ciliates, Tintinnopsis tocantinensis, T. radix, and T. cylindrica (Ciliophora, Spirotrichea), from coastal waters off China. European Journal of Protistology, 48(4): 314-325. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejop.2012.02.001)

 

Williams, T.A., FOSTER, P.G., Nye, T.M.W., Cox, C.J. & Embley, T.M. 2012. A congruent phylogenomic signal places eukaryotes within the Archaea. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 279(1749): 4870-4879. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2012.1795 )

 

 

PARASITES & VECTORS


Appeltans, W., Ahyong, S.T., Anderson, G., Angel, M.V., Artois, T., Bailly, N., Bamber, R., Barber, A., Bartsch, I., Berta, A., Blazewicz-Paszkowycz, M., Bock, P., BOXSHALL, G., Boyko, C.B., Brandao, S.N., BRAY, R.A., Bruce, N.L., Cairns, S.D., Chan, T.-Y., Cheng, L., Collins, A.G., Cribb, T., Curini-Galletti, M., Dandouh-Guebas, F., Davie, P.J.F., Dawson, M.N., De Clerck, O., Decock, W., De Grave, S., de Voogd, N.J., Domning, D.P., Emig, C.C., Erseus, C., Eschmeyer, W., Fauchald, K., Fautin, D.G., Feist, S.W., Fransen, C.H.J.M., Furuya, H., Garcia-Alvarez, O., Gerken, S., GIBSON, D., Gittenberger, A., Gofas, S., Gomez-Daglio, L., Gordon, D.P., Guiry, M.D., Hernandez, F., Hoeksema, B.W., Hopcroft, R.R., Jaume, D., Kirk, P., Koedam, N., Koenemann, S., Kolb, J.B., Kristensen, R.M., Kroh, A., Lambert, G., Lazarus, D.B., Lemaitre, R., Longshaw, M., Lowry, J., Macpherson, E., Madin, L.P., Mah, C., MAPSTONE, G., McLaughlin, P.A., Mees, J., Meland, K., Messing, C.G., Mills, C.E., Molodtsova, T.N., Mooi, R., Neuhaus, B., Ng, P.K.L., Nielsen, C., Norenburg, J., Opresko, D.M., Osawa, M., Paulay, G., Perrin, W., Pilger, J.F., Poore, G.C.B., Pugh, P., Read, G.B., Reimer, J.D., Rius, M., Rocha, R.M., Saiz-Salinas, J.I., Scarabino, V., Schierwater, B., Schmidt-Rhaesa, A., Schnabel, K.E., Schotte, M., Schuchert, P., Schwabe, E., Segers, H., Self-Sullivan, C., Shenkar, N., Siegel, V., Sterrer, W., Stohr, S., Swalla, B., Tasker, M.L., Thuesen, E.V., Timm, T., Todaro, M.A., Turon, X., Tyler, S., Uetz, P., van der Land, J., Vanhoorne, B., van Ofwegen, L.P., van Soest, R.W.M., Vanaverbeke, J., Walker-Smith, G., Walter, T.C., WARREN, A., Williams, G.C., Wilson, S.P. & Costello, M.J. 2012. The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity. Current Biology, 22(23): 2189-2202. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.036 )


BRAY, R.A., Foster, G.N., WAESCHENBACH, A. & LITTLEWOOD, D.T.J. 2012. The discovery of progenetic Allocreadium neotenicum Peters, 1957 (Digenea: Allocreadiidae) in water beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) in Great Britain. Zootaxa(3577): 58-70. 


Gasser, R.B., Jabbar, A., Mohandas, N., Hoglund, J., Hall, R.S., LITTLEWOOD, D.T.J. & Jex, A.R. 2012. Assessment of the genetic relationship between Dictyocaulus species from Bos taurus and Cervus elaphus using complete mitochondrial genomic datasets. Parasites & Vectors, 5: Article number 241.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-3305-5-241 )

 

Habirov, Z., Kadamov, D., Iskandarov, F., Komilova, S., COOK, S., McALISTER, E. & HARBACH, R.E. 2012. Malaria and the Anopheles mosquitoes of Tajikistan. Journal of Vector Ecology, 37(2): 419-427.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1948-7134.2012.00246.x )


HARBACH, R.E. & Greenwalt, D. 2012. Two Eocene species of Culiseta (Diptera: Culicidae) from the Kishenehn Formation in Montana. Zootaxa(3530): 25-34. 

 


PLANTS


DYER, R.J., Savolainen, V. & SCHNEIDER, H. 2012. Apomixis and reticulate evolution in the Asplenium monanthes fern complex. Annals of Botany, 110(8): 1515-1529.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcs202 )


Nuerk, N.M., Madrinan, S., CARINE, M.A., Chase, M.W. & Blattner, F.R. 2013. Molecular phylogenetics and morphological evolution of St. John's wort (Hypericum; Hypericaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 66(1): 1-16.  (http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.ympev.2012.08.022 )


ROBSON, N.K.B. 2012. Studies in the genus Hypericum L. (Hypericaceae) 9. Addenda, corrigenda, keys, lists and general discussion. Phytotaxa, 72: 1-111.

 

Wang, L., SCHNEIDER, H., Zhang, X.-C. & Xiang, Q.-P. 2012. The rise of the Himalaya enforced the diversification of SE Asian ferns by altering the monsoon regimes. Bmc Plant Biology, 12.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2229-12-210 )

 


TERRESTRIAL INVERTEBRATES


DJERNAES, M. 2013. The sternum V glands in Lepidoptera. Acta Zoologica, 94(1): 19-34.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6395.2011.00527.x )


Habirov, Z., Kadamov, D., Iskandarov, F., Komilova, S., COOK, S., McALISTER, E. & HARBACH, R.E. 2012. Malaria and the Anopheles mosquitoes of Tajikistan. Journal of Vector Ecology, 37(2): 419-427. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1948-7134.2012.00246.x )


Hines, H.M. & WILLIAMS, P.H. 2012. Mimetic colour pattern evolution in the highly polymorphic Bombus trifasciatus (Hymenoptera: Apidae) species complex and its comimics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 166(4): 805-826.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2012.00861.x )


MARTIN, J.H. 2012. Victor Frank Eastop (1924-2012) Obituary. Entomologist's monthly Magazine, 148(1776-1778): 155-158. 


WILLIAMS, D.J. & Malumphy, C. 2012. Mealybugs of Great Britain: a revised and updated checklist (Hemiptera: Coccoidea, Pseudococcidae). Entomologist's monthly Magazine, 148(1776-1778): 81-93. 

 


VERTEBRATES

 

ADAMSON, E.A.S., Hurwood, D.A. & Mather, P.B. 2012. Insights into historical drainage evolution based on the phylogeography of the chevron snakehead fish (Channa striata) in the Mekong Basin. Freshwater Biology, 57(11): 2211-2229. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2427.2012.02864.x )

 

AGORRETA, A., Dominguez-Dominguez, O., Reina, R.G., Miranda, R., Bermingham, E. & Doadrio, I. 2013. Phylogenetic relationships and biogeography of Pseudoxiphophorus (Teleostei: Poeciliidae) based on mitochondrial and nuclear genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 66(1): 80-90.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2012.09.010 )


BRITZ, R. & Hartel, K.E. 2012. On the synonymy of Caristius groenlandicus Jensen and Pteraclis fasciatus  Borodin (Pisces: Caristiidae). Zootaxa(3546): 85-88. 


BRITZ, R. & Johnson, G.D. 2012. Ontogeny and homology of the skeletal elements that form the sucking disc of remoras (Teleostei, Echeneoidei, Echeneidae). Journal of Morphology, 273(12): 1353-1366.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmor.20063 )

 

GOWER, D.J., DOHERTY-BONE, T.M., Aberra, R.K., Mengistu, A., Schwaller, S., Menegon, M., de Sa, R., Saber, S.A., Cunningham, A.A. & Loader, S.P. 2012. High prevalence of the amphibian chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) across multiple taxa and localities in the highlands of Ethiopia. Herpetological Journal, 22(4): 225-233.

 

GOWER, D.J., JOHNSON, K.G., Richardson, J.E., ROSEN, B.R., Ruber, L. & WILLIAMS, S.T. (eds) 2012. Biotic evolution and environmental change in Southeast Asia, i-xv, 1-475 pp.

 

PATERSON, G.L.J., Kendall, M.A., Aryuthaka, C., Evans, N.J., Monthum, Y., Jittanoon, C., CAMPBELL, P., Noble, L.R. & O'Neill, K.M. 2012. Tsunami impacts in the marine environment: review and results from studies in Thailand. Systematics Association Special Volume Series, 82: 246-269. 

 

 

SCIENCE FACILITIES


Burnham, A.D., BERRY, A.J., Wood, B.J. & Cibin, G. 2012. The oxidation states of niobium and tantalum in mantle melts. Chemical Geology, 330: 228-232.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2012.09.002 )


Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., RUMSEY, M.S., Dini, M., Birch, W.D., SPRATT, J., Pluth, J.J., Steele, I.M., Jenkins, R.A. & Pinch, W.W. 2012. The heteropolymolybdate family: structural relations, nomenclature scheme and new species. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(5): 1175-1207.

 
Larner, F., Dogra, Y., DYBOWSKA, A., Fabrega, J., Stolpe, B., Bridgestock, L.J., Goodhead, R., WEISS, D.J., Moger, J., Lead, J.R., VALSAMI-JONES, E., Tyler, C.R., Galloway, T.S. & REHKAEMPER, M. 2012. Tracing Bioavailability of ZnO Nanoparticles Using Stable Isotope Labeling. Environmental Science & Technology, 46(21): 12137-12145.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es302602j )


Sharygin, V.V., Kamenetsky, V.S., ZAITSEV, A.N. & Kamenetsky, M.B. 2012. Silicate-natrocarbonatite liquid immiscibility in 1917 eruption combeite-wollastonite nephelinite, Oldoinyo Lengai Volcano, Tanzania: Melt inclusion study. Lithos, 152: 23-39.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2012.01.021 )


Turner, R.W., Siidra, O.I., Krivovichev, S.V., STANLEY, C.J. & SPRATT, J. 2012. Rumseyite, [Pb2OF]Cl, the first naturally occurring fluoroxychloride mineral with the parent crystal structure for layered lead oxychlorides. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(5): 1247-1255.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1180/minmag.2012.076.5.11  )

 

Wozniakiewicz, P.J., Bradley, J.P., Ishii, H.A., Brownlee, D.E., KEARSLEY, A.T., Burchell, M.J. & Price, M.C. 2012. Grain sorting in cometary dust from the outer solar nebula. Astrophysical Journal Letters, 760(2): Article number L23.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/2041-8205/760/2/l23 )


ZAITSEV, A.N., Marks, M.A.W., Wenzel, T., SPRATT, J., Sharygin, V.V., STREKOPYTOV, S. & Markl, G. 2012. Mineralogy, geochemistry and petrology of the phonolitic to nephelinitic Sadiman volcano, Crater Highlands, Tanzania. Lithos, 152: 66-83.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2012.03.001 )

 


SCIENCE DIRECTORATE


Keith, S.A., Webb, T.J., Boehning-Gaese, K., Connolly, S.R., Dulvy, N.K., Eigenbrod, F., Jones, K.E., Price, T., Redding, D.W., OWENS, I.P.F. & Isaac, N.J.B. 2012. What is macroecology? Biology Letters, 8(6): 904-906.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2012.0672 )

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SEMINAR: DARWIN'S BIRTHDAY PARTY

Posted by C Lowry Jan 24, 2013

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