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Notes: 1Ph.D. students; 2Post-doctoral students; 3Master students; 4Undergraduate students under my supervision

[Impact Factor] of journals in the year of publication at the end of each citation; previous IF for publications in 2019.


Diop1, S. I., O. Subotic, A. Giraldo-Fonseca, M. Waller, A. Kirbis, A. Neubauer, G. Potente1, R. Murray-Watson, F. Boskovic, Z. Bont, Z. Hock, A. C. Payton, D. Duijsings, W. Pirovano, E. Conti, U. Grossniklaus, S. F. McDaniel, and P. Szövényi. 2019. A pseudomolecule-scale genome assembly of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. The Plant Journal, Accepted Author Manuscript, [IF 5.726; 5year IF 6.467]

Morais1, E. B., J. Schonenberger, E. Conti, A. Antonelli, and P. Szovenyi. 2019. Orthologous nuclear markers and new transcriptomes that broadly cover the phylogenetic diversity of Acanthaceae. Applications in Plant Sciences 7:e11290. [IF2018 1.232; 5year IF2018 1.389]

Stubbs2, R.L.,  S Theodoridis2, B Keller2, E Conti. 2019 The evolutionary roles of hybridization and introgression: investigating species and genomic boundaries using the model plant system Primula (Primulaceae). INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY 59, E417-E417

Theodoridis2, S., D. Nogués‐Bravo, E. Conti, and R. Cowie. 2019. The role of cryptic diversity and its environmental correlates in global conservation status assessments: Insights from the threatened bird's‐eye primrose (Primula farinosa L.). Diversity and Distributions 25:1457-1471. [IF 4.092; 5year IF 4.948]

Shao, J.-W., H.-F. Wang, S.-P. Fang, E. Conti, Y.-J. Chen, and H.-M. Zhu. 2019. Intraspecific variation of self-incompatibility in the distylous plant Primula merrilliana. Aob Plants 11:1-10. [IF 2.270; 5year IF 2.849]


Koutroumpa1, K., S. Theodoridis2, B. H. Warren2, A. Jimenez2, F. Celep, M. Dogan, M. M. Romeiras, A. Santos-Guerra, J. M. Fernandez-Palacios, J. Caujape-Castells, M. Moura, M. Menezes de Sequeira, and E. Conti. 2018. An expanded molecular phylogeny of Plumbaginaceae, with emphasis on Limonium (sea lavenders): Taxonomic implications and biogeographic considerations. Ecology and Evolution 8:12397-12424. [IF 2.415; 5year IF 2.855]

Ren1, G., R. G. Mateo, A. Guisan, E. Conti, and N. Salamin. 2018. Species divergence and maintenance of species cohesion of three closely related Primula species in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. Journal of Biogeography 45:2495-2507. [IF 3.884; 5year IF 4.639]

Warren2, B. H., O. Hagen, F. Gerber, C. Thebaud, E. Paradis, and E. Conti. 2018. Evaluating alternative explanations for an association of extinction risk and evolutionary uniqueness in multiple insular lineages. Evolution 72:2005-2024. [IF 3.573; 5year IF 4.092]

De Vos2, J. M., B. Keller2, L.-R. Zhang1, M. D. Nowak2, and E. Conti. 2018. Mixed mating in homostylous species: genetic and experimental evidence from an Alpine plant with variable herkogamy, Primula halleri. International Journal of Plant Sciences 179:87-99. [IF 1.425; 5year IF 1.782]

Meloni2, M., C. A. Dettori, A. Reid3, G. Bacchetta, L. Hugot, and E. Conti. 2018. High genetic diversity and presence of genetic structure characterise the Corso-Sardinian endemics Ruta corsica and Ruta lamarmorae (Rutaceae). bioRxiv:337931.


Theodoridis1 S, Patsiou1 TS, Randin C, Conti E. 2017. Forecasting range shifts of a cold‐adapted species under climate change: are genomic and ecological diversity within species crucial for future resilience? Ecography, DOI: 10.1111/ecog.03346. [IF 4.520; 5year IF 5.617]

Boucher2 FC, Démery V, Conti E, Harmon LJ, Uyeda J. 2017. A General Model for Estimating Macroevolutionary Landscapes.Systematic Biology, syx075, [IF 8.523; 5year IF 14.501]

Armbruster WS, Bolstad GH, Hansen TF, Keller2 B, Conti E, Pélabon C. 2017. The measure and mismeasure of reciprocity in heterostylous flowers. New Phytologist, doi: 10.1111/nph.14604. [IF 7.433; 5year IF 7.833]

Szövényi P, Ullrich KK, Rensing SA, Lang D, van Gessel N, Stenøien HK, Conti E, Reski R. 2017. Selfing in haploid plants and efficacy of selection: codon usage bias in the model moss Physcomitrella patens. Genome Biology and Evolution 9: 1528-1546. [IF 3.940; 5year IF 4.171]

Patsiou1 TS, Conti E, Theodoridis1 S, Randin CF. 2017. The contribution of cold air pooling to the distribution of a rare and endemic plant of the Alps. Plant Ecology & Diversity 10: 29-42. [IF 1.205; 5year IF 1.605]

Saladin3 B, Leslie AB, Wüest RO, Litsios G, Conti E, Salamin N, Zimmermann NE. 2017. Fossils matter: revising divergence times in Pinus reveals older diversification. BMC Evolutionary Biology 17: 95. [IF 3.027; 5year IF 3.628]

Theodoridis1 S, Randin CF, Szövényi P, Boucher2 FC, Patsiou1 TS, Conti E. 2017. How do cold-adapted plants respond to climatic cycles? Interglacial expansion explains current distribution and genomic diversity in Primula farinosa L. Systematic Biology 66: 715-736. [IF 8.523; 5year IF 14.501]

Jiménez2 A, Weigelt3 B, Santos-Guerra A, Caujapé-Castells J, Fernández-Palacios JM, Conti E. 2017. Surviving in isolation: genetic variation, bottlenecks and reproductive strategies in the Canarian endemic Limonium macrophyllum (Plumbaginaceae). Genetica 145: 91-104. [IF 1.366; 5year IF 1.377]

Ren1 G, Mateo RG, Liu J, Suchan T, Alvarez N, Guisan A, Conti E, Salamin N. 2017. Genetic consequences of Quaternary climatic oscillations in the Himalayas: Primula tibetica as a case study based on restriction site-associated DNA sequencing. New Phytologist 213:1500-1512. [IF 7.433; 5year IF 7.833]

Manafzadeh1 S, Staedler YM, Conti E. 2017. Visions of the past and dreams of the future in the Orient: the Irano-Turanian region from classical botany to evolutionary studies. Biological Reviews 92: 1365-1388. [IF 11.700; 5year IF 11.996]


Boucher2 FC, Casazza2 G, Szövényi P, Conti E. 2016. Sequence capture using RAD probes clarifies phylogenetic relationships and species boundaries in Primula sect. Auricula. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 104: 60-72. [IF 4.419; 5year IF 4.462]

Boucher2 FC, Zimmermann NE, Conti E. 2016. Allopatric speciation with little niche divergence is common among alpine Primulaceae. Journal of Biogeography 43: 591-602. [IF 4.248; 5year IF 4.890]

Casazza2 G, Boucher2 FC, Minuto L, Randin CF, Conti E. 2016. Do floral and niche shifts favour the establishment and persistence of newly arisen polyploids? A case study in an Alpine primrose. Annals of Botany 119: 81-93. [IF 4.041; 5year IF 4.217]

Guerrina1 M, Casazza2 G, Conti E, Macrì C, Minuto L. 2016. Reproductive biology of an Alpic paleo-endemic in a changing climate. Journal of Plant Research 129: 477-485. [IF 1.899; 5year IF 2.155]

Guerrina1 M, Conti E, Minuto L, Casazza2 G. 2016. Knowing the past to forecast the future: a case study on a relictual, endemic species of the SW Alps, Berardia subacaulis. Regional Environmental Change 16: 1035-1045. [IF 2.919; 5year IF 3.153]

Huu CN, Kappel C, Keller2 B, Sicard A, Takabayashi Y, Breuninger H, Nowak2 MD, Bäuerle I, Himmelbach A, Burkart M, Ebbing-Lohaus T, Sakakibara H, Altschmied L, Conti E, Lenhard M. 2016. Presence versus absence of CYP734A50 underlies the style-length dimorphism in primroses. eLife 5: e17956. [IF 7.725; 5year IF 8.385]

Keller2 B, de Vos1 JM, Schmidt-Lebuhn2 AN, Thomson JD, Conti E. 2016. Both morph- and species-dependent asymmetries affect reproductive barriers between heterostylous species. Ecology and Evolution 6: 6223-6244. [IF 2.440; 5year IF 2.716]


Meloni2 M, Reid3 A, Caujapé-Castells J, Soto M, Fernández-Palacios JM, Conti E. 2015. High genetic diversity and population structure in the endangered Canarian endemic Ruta oreojasme (Rutaceae). Genetica 143: 571-580. [IF 1.343; 5year IF 1.686]

Nowak2 MD, Russo G, Schlapbach R, Cuong NH, Lenhard M, Conti E. 2015. The draft genome of Primula veris yields insights into the molecular basis of heterostyly. Genome Biology 16: 12. [IF 11.313; 5year IF 13.168]

Ren1 G, Conti E, Salamin N. 2015. Phylogeny and biogeography of Primula sect. Armerina: implications for plant evolution under climate change and the uplift of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15: 161. [IF 3.406; 5year IF 3.608]

Warren2 BH, Simberloff D, Ricklefs RE, Aguilée R, Condamine FL, Gravel D, Morlon H, Mouquet N, Rosindell J, Casquet J, Conti E, Cornuault J, Fernández-Palacios JM, Hengl T, Norder SJ, Rijsdijk KF, Sanmartín I, Strasberg D, Triantis KA, Valente LM, Whittaker RJ, Gillespie RG, Emerson BC, Thébaud C. 2015. Islands as model systems in ecology and evolution: prospects fifty years after MacArthur-Wilson. Ecology Letters 18: 200-217. [IF 10.689; 5year IF 14.938]


De Vos1 JM, Hughes CE, Schneeweiss GM, Moore BR, Conti E. 2014. Heterostyly accelerates diversification via reduced extinction in primroses. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 281: 20140075. [IF 5.051; 5year IF 5.648]

De Vos1 JM, Wüest RO, Conti E. 2014. Small and ugly? Phylogenetic analyses of the “selfing syndrome” reveal complex evolutionary fates of monomorphic primrose flowers. Evolution 68: 1042-1057. [IF 4.612; 5year IF 5.251]

Geeta R, Lohmann LG, Magallón S, Faith DP, Hendry A, Crandall K, de Meester L, Webb C, Prieur-Richard A-H, Mimura M, Conti E, Cracraft J, Forest F, Jaramillo C, Donoghue M, Yahara T. 2014. Biodiversity only makes sense in the light of evolution. Journal of Biosciences 39: 333-337. [IF 2.064; 5year IF 2.067]

Haller1 BC, de Vos1 JM, Keller2 B, Hendry AP, Conti E. 2014. A tale of two morphs: modeling pollen transfer, magic traits, and reproductive isolation in parapatry. Plos One 9: e106512. [IF 3.234; 5year IF 3.702]

Keller2 B, Thomson JD, Conti E. 2014. Heterostyly promotes disassortative pollination and reduces sexual interference in Darwin’s primroses: evidence from experimental studies. Functional Ecology 28: 1413-1425. [IF 4.828; 5year IF 5.278]

Manafzadeh1 S, Salvo1 G, Conti E. 2014. A tale of migrations from east to west: the Irano-Turanian floristic region as a source of Mediterranean xerophytes. Journal of Biogeography 41: 366-379. [IF 4.590; 5year IF 5.118]

Jiménez2 A, Mansour2 H, Keller2 B, Conti E. 2013. Low genetic diversity and high levels of inbreeding in the Sinai primrose (Primula boveana), a species on the brink of extinction. Plant Systematics and Evolutione: 1-10. [IF 1.422; 5year IF 1.545]

Patsiou1 TS, Conti E, Zimmermann NE, Theodoridis1 S, Randin CF. 2014. Topo-climatic microrefugia explain the persistence of a rare endemic plant in the Alps during the last 21 millennia. Global Change Biology 20: 2286-2300. [IF 8.044; 5year IF 8.708]


Casazza2 G, Marsili S, Granato3 L, Conti E, Noble V, Selvaggi A, Minuto L. 2013. Distribution range and ecological niche of Primula marginata Curtis (Primulaceae). Plant Biosystems 147: 593-600. [IF2014 1.920; 5year IF2014 1.863]

Conti E. 2013. Integrative phylogenetic evidence on the origin of island endemics in the Mediterranean region: Comparisons between oceanic and continental fragment islands. Pp. 24-37 in: Caujape-Castells J, Nieto Feliner G, Fernandez Palacios JM (eds.) Proceedings of the Amurga international conferences on island biodiversity 2011. Fundacion Canaria Amurga-Maspalomas, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain ISBN: 978-84-616-7394-0.

Guerrina1 M, Conti E, Fantini P, Mariotti MG, Marsili S, Minuto L, Roccotiello E, Selvaggi A, Casazza2 G. 2013. Saxifraga florulenta Moretti. Informatore Botanico Italiano 45: 178-180: 178-180.

Mansour2 H, Jiménez2 A, Keller2 B, Nowak2 MD, Conti E. 2013. Development of 13 microsatellite markers in the endangered Sinai primrose (Primula boveana, Primulaceae). Applications in Plant Sciences 1: 1200515. [IF2014 0.667; 5year IF2014 NA]

Meloni2 M, Reid3 A, Caujapé-Castells J, Marrero Á, Fernández-Palacios JM, Mesa-Coelo RA, Conti E. 2013. Effects of clonality on the genetic variability of rare, insular species: the case of Ruta microcarpa from the Canary Islands. Ecology and Evolution 3: 1569-1579. [IF2013 1.658; 5year IF2013 NA]

Meloni2 M, Reid3 A, Conti E. 2013. Characterization of microsatellites for the endangered Ruta oreojasme (Rutaceae) and cross-amplification in related species. Applications in Plant Sciences 1: 1200347. [IF2014 0.667; 5year IF2014 NA]

Theodoridis1 S, Randin CF, Broennimann O, Patsiou1 T, Conti E. 2013. Divergent and narrower climatic niches characterize polyploid species of European primroses in Primula sect. Aleuritia. Journal of Biogeography 40: 1278-1289. [IF2013 4.969; 5year IF2013 4.965]

Zhang1 L-R, Conti E, Keller2 B, Nowak2 MD. 2013. Development of 12 polymorphic microsatellite Loci in the high alpine perennial Primula halleri (Primulaceae). Applications in Plant Sciences 1: 1300052. [IF2014 0.667; 5year IF2014 NA]

Marazzi1 B, Conti E, Sanderson MJ, McMahon MM, Bronstein JL. 2013. Diversity and evolution of a trait mediating ant–plant interactions: insights from extrafloral nectaries in Senna (Leguminosae). Annals of Botany 111: 1263-1275. [IF2013 3.295; 5year IF2013 4.001]


Casazza2 G, Granato3 L, Minuto L, Conti E. 2012. Polyploid evolution and Pleistocene glacial cycles: A case study from the alpine primrose Primula marginata (Primulaceae). BMC Evolutionary Biology 12: 56. [IF2012 3.285; 5year IF2012 4.432]

De Vos1 JM, Keller2 B, Isham3 ST, Kelso S, Conti E. 2012. Reproductive implications of herkogamy in homostylous primroses: variation during anthesis and reproductive assurance in alpine environments. Functional Ecology 26: 854–865. [IF2012 4.861; 5year IF2012 5.393]

Keller2 B, de Vos1 JM, Conti E. 2012. Decrease of sexual organ reciprocity between heterostylous primrose species, with possible functional and evolutionary implications. Annals of Botany 110: 1233-1244. [IF2012 3.449; 5year IF2012 4.051]

Schmidt-Lebuhn2 AN, Keller2 B, De Vos1 JM, Conti E. 2012. Phylogenetic analysis of Primula section Primula reveals rampant non-monophyly among morphologically distinct species. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 65: 23-34. [IF2012 4.066; 5year IF2012 4.107]


Salvo1 G, Manafzadeh1 S, Ghahremaninejad F, Tojibaev K, Zeltner L, Conti E. 2011. Phylogeny, morphology, and biogeography of Haplophyllum (Rutaceae), a species-rich genus of the Irano-Turanian floristic region. Taxon 60: 513-527. [IF2011 2.703; 5year IF2011 2.804]


Faith DP, Magallón S, Hendry AP, E. Conti E, Yahara T, Donoghue MJ. 2010. Evosystem services: an evolutionary perspective on the links between biodiversity and human-well-being. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 2:66-74. [IF2010 2.100; 5year IF2010 NA] (Reviewed by Faculty of 1000: Mitchell M, Bennett E: 2011.

Salvo1 G, S. Ho S, Rosenbaum G, Ree R, Conti E. 2010. Tracing the temporal and spatial origins of island endemics in the Mediterranean region: A case study from the citrus family (Ruta L., Rutaceae). Systematic Biology 59: 705-722. [IF2010 9.532; 5year IF2010 11.159]

Hendry AP, Lohmann LG, Conti E, Cracraft J, Crandall KA, Faith DP, Haeuser C, Joly CA, Kogure K, Lariguaderie A, Magallon S, Moritz C, Tillier S, Zardoya R, Prieur-Richard A.H, Walther B, Yahara T, and Donoghue MJ. 2010. Evolutionary biology in biodiversity science, conservation, and policy: A call to action. Evolution 64:1517-1528. [IF2010 5.659; 5year IF2010 6.041]

Simões A, Endress ME, Conti E. 2010. Systematics and character evolution of Tabernaemontanae based on molecular and morphological evidence. Taxon 59:772-790. [IF2010 2.364; 5year IF2010 2.964]


Guggisberg1 A, Mansion2 G, Conti E. 2009. Disentangling reticulate evolution in an arctic-alpine polyploid complex. Systematic Biology 58:55–73. [IF2010 9.532; 5year IF2010 11.159]

Szövényi2 P, Arroyo3 K, Guggisberg1 A, Conti E. 2009. Effects of Pleistocene glaciations on the genetic structure of Saxifraga florulenta (Saxifragaceae), a rare endemic of the Maritime Alps. Taxon: 58:532-543. [IF2010 2.364; 5year IF2010 2.964]

Mansion2 G, Selvi F, Guggisberg1 A, Conti E. 2009. Origin of Mediterranean insular endemics in the Boraginaceae: Integrative evidence from molecular dating and ancestral area reconstruction. Journal of Biogeography 36:1282-1296. [IF2009 4.087; 5year IF2009 4.604]


Salvo1 G, Bacchetta G, Ghahremaninejad F, Conti E. 2008. Phylogenetic relationships of Ruteae (Rutaceae): new evidence from the chloroplast genome and comparisons with non-molecular data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 49:736-748. [IF2008 3.871; 5year IF2008 4.448]

Mansion2 G, Rosenbaum G, Bacchetta G, Rossello J, Conti E. 2008. Phylogenetic analysis informed by geological history supports multiple, sequential invasions of the Mediterranean basin by the angiosperm family Araceae. Systematic Biology 57:269-285. [IF2008 7.833; 5year IF2008 12.743]

Guggisberg1 A, Baroux C, Grossniklaus U, Conti E. 2008. Genomic origin and organization of the allopolyploid Primula egaliksensis investigated by in situ hybridization. Annals of Botany 101:919-927. [IF2008 2.788; 5year IF2008 3.404]

Kocyan2 A, de Vogel EF, E Conti, Gravendeel B. 2008. Molecular phylogeny of Aerides (Orchidaceae) based on one nuclear and three plastid markers: a step forward in understanding the evolution of the Aeridinae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 48:422-443. [IF2008 3.871; 5year IF2008 4.448]


Rutschmann1 F, Eriksson T, Abu Salimn K, Conti E. 2007. Assessing calibration uncertainty in molecular dating: The assignment of fossils to alternative calibration points. Systematic Biology, 56: 591-608. [IF2007 8.802; 5year IF2007 13.032]

Simões2 AO, Livshultz T, Conti E, Endress ME. 2007. Phylogeny and systematics of the Rauvolfioideae (Apocynaceae) based on molecular and morphological evidence. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 94:268-297. [IF2007 1.557; 5year IF2007 2.189]

Marazzi1 B, Conti E, Endress PK. 2007. Diversity of anthers and stigmas in the buzz-pollinated genus Senna (Leguminosae, Cassiinae). International Journal of Plant Sciences 168:371-391. [IF2007 1.590; 5year IF2007 2.191]

Schönenberger2 J, Conti E, Rutschmann1 F. 2007. Penaeaceae. Pp. 282-291 in: Kubitzki K. (ed.) The families and genera of vascular plants. Vol. 9. Springer, Berlin.


Simões2 A, Endress ME, van der Niet T, Kinoshita LS, Conti E. 2006. Is Mandevilla (Apocynaceae, Mesechiteae) monophyletic? Evidence from five plastid DNA loci and morphology. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, 93:565-591. [IF2006 1.295; 5year IF2006 NA]

Guggisberg1 A, Mansion2 G, Kelso S, Conti E. 2006. Evolution of biogeographic patterns, ploidy levels, and breeding systems in a diploid-polyploid species complex of Primula. New Phytologist 171:617-632. [IF2006 4.245; 5year IF2006 NA]

Mast2 AR, Kelso S, Conti E. 2006. Are any primroses (Primula) primitively monomorphic? New Phytologist 171: 605-615. [IF2006 4.245; 5year IF2006 NA]

Mast2 AR, Conti E. 2006. The primrose path to heterostyly. New Phytologist 171: 439-444. [IF2006 4.245; 5year IF2006 NA]

Marazzi1 B, Endress PK, Paganucci L, Conti E. 2006. Phylogenetic relationships within Senna (Leguminosae, Cassiinae) based on three chloroplast DNA regions: patterns in the evolution of floral symmetry and extrafloral nectaries. American Journal of Botany 93: 288-303. [IF2006 2.969; 5year IF2006 NA]


Gaskett A, E Conti, and Schiestl FP. 2005. Floral odor variation in two heterostylous species of Primula. Journal of Chemical Ecology 31:1223-1228. [IF2005 2.031; 5year IF2005 NA]


Mast2 A, Feller S, Kelso S, Conti E. 2004. The buzz-pollinated genus Dodecatheon originated from within the heterostylous Primula subgenus Auriculastrum (Primulaceae): a 7-region cpDNA phylogeny and its implications for floral evolution. American Journal of Botany 91:926-942. [IF2004 2.438; 5year IF2004 NA]

Conti E, Rutschmann F,  Eriksson T, Sytsma KJ, Baum DA. 2004. Calibration of molecular clocks and the biogeographic history of Crypteroniaceae: a response to Robert G. Moyle. Evolution 58(8):1874-1876. [IF2004 3.719; 5year IF2004 NA]

Simões2 A, Endress ME, van der Niet T, Conti E. 2004. Tribal and intergeneric relationships of Mesechiteae (Apocynoideae, Apocynaceae): Evidence from three noncoding plastid DNA regions and morphology. American Journal of Botany 91(9):1409-1418. [IF2004 2.438; 5year IF2004 NA]

Rutschmann1 F, Eriksson T, Schönenberger2 J, Conti E. 2004. Did Crypteroniaceae really disperse out of India? Molecular dating evidence from rbcL, ndhf, and rpl16 intron sequences. International Journal of Plant Sciences 165:S69-S83. [IF2004 1.752; 5year IF2004 NA]

Sytsma KJ, Litt A, Zjhra ML, Pires JC, Nepokroeff M, Conti E, Wilson P. 2004. Clades, clocks, and continents: historical and biogeographical analysis of Myrtaceae, Vochysiaceae, and relatives in the southern hemisphere. International Journal of Plant Science165: S85-S105. [IF2004 1.752; 5year IF2004 NA]

Kocyan2 A, Qiu Y-L, Endress PK, Conti E. 2004. A phylogenetic analysis of Apostasioideae (Orchidaceae) based on ITS, trnL-F and matK sequences. Plant Systematics and Evolution 247:203-213. [IF2004 1.338; 5year IF2004 NA]


Jorgensen3 JL, Stehlik I, Brochmann C, Conti E. 2003. Implications of ITS sequences and RAPD markers for the taxonomy and biogeography of the Oxytropis campestris and O. arctica (Fabaceae) complexes. American Journal of Botany 90:1470-1480. [IF2003 2.373; 5year IF2003 NA]

Schönenberger2 J, Conti E. 2003. Molecular phylogeny and floral evolution of Penaeaceae, Oliniaceae, Rhynchocalycaceae, and Alzateaceae (Myrtales). American Journal of Botany 90: 293-309. [IF2003 2.373; 5year IF2003 NA]


Conti E, Eriksson T, Schönenberger2 J, Sytsma KJ, Baum DA. 2002. Early Tertiary out-of-India dispersal of Crypteroniaceae: Evidence from phylogeny and molecular dating. Evolution 56: 1931-1942. [IF2002 3.516; 5year IF2002 NA]

Sytsma KJ, Morawetz J, Pires JC, Nepokroeff M, Conti E, Zjhra M, Hall JC, Chase MW. 2002 Urticalean rosids: circumscription, rosid ancestry, and phylogenetics based on rbcL, trnL-F, and ndhF sequences. American Journal of Botany 89: 1531-1546. [IF2002 2.263; 5year IF2002 NA]

Conti E. 2002. Book review of Ayala FJ, Fitch WM, Clegg MT (eds): Variation and evolution in plants and microroganisms: Toward a new synthesis 50 years after Stebbins (National Academy Press, 2000). Plant Systematics and Evolution 235: 222-225. [IF2002 1.114; 5year IF2002 NA]


Mast2 AR, Kelso S, Richards AJ, Lang DJ, Feller DMS, Conti E. 2001. Phylogenetic relationships in Primula L. and related genera (Primulaceae) based on non-coding chloroplast DNA. International Journal of Plant Science 162: 1381-1400. [IF2001 1.524; 5year IF2001 NA]

Conti E. 2001. “Plant Molecular Evolution” Book review in Plant Systematics and Evolution, 226:11-113 [IF2001 1.338; 5year IF2001 NA]


Conti E. Suring4 E., Boyd D, Jorgensen3 J, Grant4 J, Kelso S. 2000. Phylogenetic relationships and character evolution in Primula L.: The usefulness of ITS sequence data. Plant Biosystems 134(3): 385-392. [IF2000 NA; 5year IF2000 NA]


Conti E, Soltis DE, Hardig TM, Schneider4 J. 1999. Phylogenetic relationships of the silver saxifrages (Saxifraga, sect. Ligulatae Haworth): Implications for the evolution of substrate specificity, life histories, and biogeography. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 13: 536-555. [IF1999 3.127; 5year IF1999 NA]

Karol KG, Rodman JE, Conti E, Sytsma KJ. 1999. Nucleotide sequences of rbcL and phylogenetic relationships of Setchellanthus caeruleus (Setchellanthaceae). Taxon 48: 303-315. [IF1999 1.087; 5year IF1999 NA]


Qiu Y-L, Chase MW, Hoot SB, Conti E, Crane  PR, Sytsma KJ, Parks CR. 1998. Phylogenetics of the Hamamelidae and their allies: parsimony analyses of nucleotide sequences of the plastid gene rbcL. International Journal of Plant Sciences 159: 891-905. [IF1998 0.830; 5year IF1998 NA]


Conti E, Graham SA, Litt A, Wilson PG, Briggs BG, Johnson LAS, Sytsma KJ. 1997. Interfamilial relationships in Myrtales: Molecular phylogeny and patterns of morphological evolution. Systematic Botany, 22(4): 629-647. [IF1997 1.763; 5year IF1997 NA]

Conti E, Litt A, Sytsma KJ. 1996. Circumscription of Myrtales and their relationships to other rosids: Evidence from rbcL sequence data. American Journal of Botany 83(2): 221-233. [IF1997 1.715; 5year IF1997 NA]


Soltis DE, Kuzoff RK, Conti E, Gornall R, Ferguson K. 1996. matK and rbcL gene sequence data indicate that Saxifraga is polyphyletic. American Journal of Botany 83: 371-382.


Rodman JE, Karol KG, Price RA, Conti E, Sytsma KJ. 1994. Nucleotide sequences of rbcL confirm the capparalean affinity of the Australian endemic Gyrostemonaceae. Australian Systematic Botany7: 57-69.


Conti E, Fischbach A, Sytsma KJ. 1993. Tribal relationships in Onagraceae:Implications from rbcL sequence data. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 80: 672-685.

Rodman J, Price RA, Karol K, Conti E, Sytsma KJ, Palmer JD.1993.Nucleotide sequences of the rbcL gene indicate monophyly of mustard oil plants. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden80: 686-699.

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