S S Renner

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Affiliation: University of Munich
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Gelechiidae moths are capable of chemically dissolving the pollen of their host plants: first documented sporopollenin breakdown by an animal
    Shixiao Luo
    Key Laboratory of Plant Resource Conservation and Sustainable Utilization, South China Botanical Garden, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e19219. 2011
  2. pmc A specific insertion of a solo-LTR characterizes the Y-chromosome of Bryonia dioica (Cucurbitaceae)
    Ryan K Oyama
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, Ludwig Maximilians Universit├Ąt LMU Munich, 80638 Munich, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 3:166. 2010
  3. pmc The worldwide holoparasitic Apodanthaceae confidently placed in the Cucurbitales by nuclear and mitochondrial gene trees
    Natalia Filipowicz
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, University of Munich LMU, Menzinger Strasse 67, Munich, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 10:219. 2010
  4. pmc A dated phylogeny and collection records reveal repeated biome shifts in the African genus Coccinia (Cucurbitaceae)
    Norbert Holstein
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, University of Munich LMU, Menzinger Strasse 67, Munich, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 11:28. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Rooting and dating maples (Acer) with an uncorrelated-rates molecular clock: implications for north American/Asian disjunctions
    Susanne S Renner
    Department of Biology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Syst Biol 57:795-808. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The evolution of dioecy, heterodichogamy, and labile sex expression in Acer
    S S Renner
    Department of Biology, University of Munich, Menzinger Str 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Evolution 61:2701-19. 2007
  7. pmc Phylogenetics of Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae): cucumber (C. sativus) belongs in an Asian/Australian clade far from melon (C. melo)
    Susanne S Renner
    Department of Biology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 7:58. 2007
  8. pmc Multiple Miocene Melastomataceae dispersal between Madagascar, Africa and India
    Susanne S Renner
    Systematic Botany, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Menzinger Strasse 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:1485-94. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Relaxed molecular clocks for dating historical plant dispersal events
    Susanne S Renner
    Department of Biology, Ludwig Maximilians University, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Trends Plant Sci 10:550-8. 2005
  10. doi request reprint A three-genome phylogeny of Momordica (Cucurbitaceae) suggests seven returns from dioecy to monoecy and recent long-distance dispersal to Asia
    Hanno Schaefer
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, University of Munich LMU, Menzinger Str 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 54:553-60. 2010

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  1. pmc Gelechiidae moths are capable of chemically dissolving the pollen of their host plants: first documented sporopollenin breakdown by an animal
    Shixiao Luo
    Key Laboratory of Plant Resource Conservation and Sustainable Utilization, South China Botanical Garden, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e19219. 2011
    ..Here we report that certain Microlepidoptera chemically dissolve pollen grains with exudates from their mouthparts...
  2. pmc A specific insertion of a solo-LTR characterizes the Y-chromosome of Bryonia dioica (Cucurbitaceae)
    Ryan K Oyama
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, Ludwig Maximilians Universit├Ąt LMU Munich, 80638 Munich, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 3:166. 2010
    ..Recombination, by which transposable elements are removed, is suppressed on at least part of the emerging Y-chromosome, and this may explain the correlation between the emergence of sex chromosomes and transposable element enrichment...
  3. pmc The worldwide holoparasitic Apodanthaceae confidently placed in the Cucurbitales by nuclear and mitochondrial gene trees
    Natalia Filipowicz
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, University of Munich LMU, Menzinger Strasse 67, Munich, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 10:219. 2010
    ..Because of lateral gene transfer between Apodanthaceae and their hosts it has been difficult to infer the family's true closest relatives...
  4. pmc A dated phylogeny and collection records reveal repeated biome shifts in the African genus Coccinia (Cucurbitaceae)
    Norbert Holstein
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, University of Munich LMU, Menzinger Strasse 67, Munich, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 11:28. 2011
    ..Climatic tolerances were assessed from the occurrences of 1189 geo-referenced collections and WorldClim variables...
  5. doi request reprint Rooting and dating maples (Acer) with an uncorrelated-rates molecular clock: implications for north American/Asian disjunctions
    Susanne S Renner
    Department of Biology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Syst Biol 57:795-808. 2008
    ..saccharum, dates to the Miocene. Recent diversification in North America is strikingly rare compared to diversification in eastern Asia...
  6. ncbi request reprint The evolution of dioecy, heterodichogamy, and labile sex expression in Acer
    S S Renner
    Department of Biology, University of Munich, Menzinger Str 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Evolution 61:2701-19. 2007
    ..The 13 dioecious species occur in phylogenetically disparate clades that date back to the Late Eocene and Oligocene, judging from a fossil-calibrated relaxed molecular clock...
  7. pmc Phylogenetics of Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae): cucumber (C. sativus) belongs in an Asian/Australian clade far from melon (C. melo)
    Susanne S Renner
    Department of Biology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 7:58. 2007
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  8. pmc Multiple Miocene Melastomataceae dispersal between Madagascar, Africa and India
    Susanne S Renner
    Systematic Botany, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Menzinger Strasse 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:1485-94. 2004
    ..The study afforded an opportunity to compare divergence time estimates obtained earlier with strict clocks and single calibrations, with estimates based on relaxed clocks and different multiple calibrations and taxon sampling...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relaxed molecular clocks for dating historical plant dispersal events
    Susanne S Renner
    Department of Biology, Ludwig Maximilians University, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Trends Plant Sci 10:550-8. 2005
    ..Meta-analyses of studies from the same geographic region can identify directional biases because of prevailing wind or water currents and the relative position and size of landmasses...
  10. doi request reprint A three-genome phylogeny of Momordica (Cucurbitaceae) suggests seven returns from dioecy to monoecy and recent long-distance dispersal to Asia
    Hanno Schaefer
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, University of Munich LMU, Menzinger Str 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 54:553-60. 2010
    ..The pantropical vegetable Momordica charantia is of African, not Asian origin as had previously been suggested...
  11. doi request reprint A phylogeny of the oil bee tribe Ctenoplectrini (Hymenoptera: Anthophila) based on mitochondrial and nuclear data: evidence for early Eocene divergence and repeated out-of-Africa dispersal
    Hanno Schaefer
    Systematic Botany, University of Munich LMU, Menzingerstr 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:799-811. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Reevaluation of the cox1 group I intron in Araceae and angiosperms indicates a history dominated by loss rather than horizontal transfer
    Natalie Cusimano
    Department of Biology, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    Mol Biol Evol 25:265-76. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Slowdowns in diversification rates from real phylogenies may not be real
    Natalie Cusimano
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, Department of Biology, University of Munich, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Syst Biol 59:458-64. 2010
    ..The magnitude of the effect and the sensitivity of diversification rate models is such that a useful rule of thumb may be not to infer rate downturns from real trees unless they have >80% species sampling...
  14. pmc The evolution and loss of oil-offering flowers: new insights from dated phylogenies for angiosperms and bees
    S S Renner
    Systematic Botany and Mycology, University of Munich, Menzinger Street 67, 80638 Munich, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:423-35. 2010
    ..Such niche-broadening probably started with exploratory visits to flowers resembling oil hosts in scent or colour, as suggested by several cases of Muellerian or Batesian mimicry involving oil flowers...
  15. pmc Gourds afloat: a dated phylogeny reveals an Asian origin of the gourd family (Cucurbitaceae) and numerous oversea dispersal events
    Hanno Schaefer
    Systematic Botany, University of Munich, Menzinger Strasse 67, 80638 Munich, Germany
    Proc Biol Sci 276:843-51. 2009
    ..These and similar findings from other angiosperms stress the need for an increased tapping of museum collections to achieve extensive geographical sampling in plant phylogenetics...
  16. pmc Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) and melon (C. melo) have numerous wild relatives in Asia and Australia, and the sister species of melon is from Australia
    Patrizia Sebastian
    Department of Biology, University of Munich, 80638 Munich, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:14269-73. 2010
    ..melo landraces in India and China. Future investigations of wild species related to melon and cucumber should concentrate on Asia and Australia...
  17. doi request reprint A sex-linked SCAR marker in Bryonia dioica (Cucurbitaceae), a dioecious species with XY sex-determination and homomorphic sex chromosomes
    R K Oyama
    Department of Biology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munich, Germany
    J Evol Biol 22:214-24. 2009
    ..These findings fit with phylogenetic evidence that the XY system in Bryonia is labile and suggest that the genus may be a good system in which to study the early steps of sex chromosome evolution...
  18. ncbi request reprint A multi-locus chloroplast phylogeny for the Cucurbitaceae and its implications for character evolution and classification
    Alexander Kocyan
    Department of Biology, Ludwig Maximilians University, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:553-77. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Wax plants disentangled: a phylogeny of Hoya (Marsdenieae, Apocynaceae) inferred from nuclear and chloroplast DNA sequences
    Livia Wanntorp
    Systematic Botany, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Menzinger Strasse 67, D 80638 Munich, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 39:722-33. 2006
    ..The combined data also suggest that morphological adaptations for ant-symbiosis evolved at least three times within Hoya...
  20. ncbi request reprint Biogeography of the Pistia clade (Araceae): based on chloroplast and mitochondrial DNA sequences and Bayesian divergence time inference
    Susanne S Renner
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis, 8001 Natural Bridge Road, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    Syst Biol 53:422-32. 2004
    ..Pistia and Protarum provide striking examples of ancient lineages that appear to have survived in unique or isolated habitats...
  21. ncbi request reprint The internal transcribed spacer of nuclear ribosomal DNA in the gymnosperm Gnetum
    Hyosig Won
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 36:581-97. 2005
    ..Based on morphology and chromosome numbers, the most plausible causes of the observed high levels of ITS polymorphism are hybridization, allopolyploidy, and introgression...
  22. ncbi request reprint The chloroplast trnT-trnF region in the seed plant lineage Gnetales
    Hyosig Won
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    J Mol Evol 61:425-36. 2005
    ..Our model for the expression and processing of the genes tRNA(Thr)(UGU), tRNA(Leu)(UAA), and tRNA(Phe) (GAA) therefore attributes the seemingly neutral evolution of the two spacers to their escape from functional constraints...
  23. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogeny and intra- and intercontinental biogeography of Calycanthaceae
    Shiliang Zhou
    Laboratory of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 39:1-15. 2006
    ..Further divergence then appears to have involved eastern and south-central China, and southwestern and central China...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dating dispersal and radiation in the gymnosperm Gnetum (Gnetales)--clock calibration when outgroup relationships are uncertain
    Hyosig Won
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis, 8001 Natural Bridge Road, St Louis, Missouri 63121, USA
    Syst Biol 55:610-22. 2006
    ..These findings fit with seed dispersal by water in several species of Gnetum, morphological similarities among apparently young species, and incomplete concerted evolution in the nuclear ITS region...
  25. ncbi request reprint Rate of lineage origin explains the diversity anomaly in the world's mangrove vegetation
    Robert E Ricklefs
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63121, USA
    Am Nat 168:805-10. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny of the Cucurbitales based on DNA sequences of nine loci from three genomes: implications for morphological and sexual system evolution
    Li bing Zhang
    Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 39:305-22. 2006
    ..Both instances of androdioecy (Datisca glomerata and Schizopepon bryoniifolius) evolved from dioecious ancestors, corroborating recent hypotheses about androdioecy often evolving from dioecy...
  27. ncbi request reprint A phylogeny of Anisophylleaceae based on six nuclear and plastid loci: ancient disjunctions and recent dispersal between South America, Africa, and Asia
    Li bing Zhang
    The Missouri Botanical Garden, P O Box 299, St Louis, MO 63166 0299, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:1057-67. 2007
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  28. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary biology: structure in mutualistic networks
    Susanne S Renner
    Nature 448:877-9. 2007
  29. pmc Horizontal gene transfer from flowering plants to Gnetum
    Hyosig Won
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri, 8001 Natural Bridge Road, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:10824-9. 2003
    ..Molecular clock dating, using calibrations provided by gnetalean macrofossils, suggests an age of 5 to 2 million years for the Asian clade that received the horizontal transfer...
  30. ncbi request reprint Pollinator-mediated selfing in two deceptive orchids and a review of pollinium tracking studies addressing geitonogamy
    Matthias Kropf
    Institute of Botany, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Gregor Mendel Strasse 33, 1180, Vienna, Austria
    Oecologia 155:497-508. 2008
    ..So far, however, it is not evident that rewardless orchids experience particularly low levels of geitonogamy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Photoperiodic induction of synchronous flowering near the Equator
    Rolf Borchert
    Biology Division, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 7534, USA
    Nature 433:627-9. 2005
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  32. doi request reprint Multifunctional bracts in the dove tree Davidia involucrata (Nyssaceae: Cornales): rain protection and pollinator attraction
    Ji Fan Sun
    College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430072, China
    Am Nat 171:119-24. 2008
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  33. pmc Oxalis debilis in China: distribution of flower morphs, sterile pollen and polyploidy
    Shixiao Luo
    South China Botanical Garden, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510650, China
    Ann Bot 98:459-64. 2006
    ..Based on field observations and herbarium data a report is made on its pollination, morph frequencies, pollen viability, seed set and chromosome number. In addition, a new chromosome count for the species in Africa is provided...
  34. ncbi request reprint Botany: a new self-pollination mechanism
    Yingqiang Wang
    South China Botanical Garden, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510650, China
    Nature 431:39-40. 2004
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