Matheny Lab Discoveries

The Matheny Lab has two new publications coming out this week, describing SIX new genera of fungi!  Congratulations! Sanchez-Garcia et al. 2014 Deconstructing the Tricholomataceae (Agaricales) and introduction of the new genera Albomagister, Corneriella, Pogonoloma and Pseudotricholoma Matheny et al. […]

Gavrilets Paper in Nature Communications

Sergey Gavrilets recently had paper on “altruistic bullies” come out in Nature Communications: http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2014/140326/ncomms4526/full/ncomms4526.html The work has been discussed in Time Magazine: “Science Proves It: Greed Is Good” http://time.com/41680/greed-is-good-science-proves/ and in Science Daily: “Altruistic side of aggressive greed” http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/03/140326092600.htm as well as […]

Hollingsworth et al. Article

A new paper by Hollingsworth et al. has come out in BMC Evolutionary Biology that provides the most complete phylogeny to date of North American minnows.   Hollingsworth, P.R. Jr., A.M. Simons, J.A. Fordyce, and C.D. Hulsey. 2013. Explosive diversification following […]