S Cozzolino

Summary

Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Phylogenetic relationships and taxonomic position of Chlorella-like isolates from low pH environments (pH < 3.0)
    Volker A R Huss
    Institut für Botanik und Pharmazeutische Biologie der Universität, Staudtstrasse 5, 91058 Erlangen, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 2:13. 2002
  2. pmc Evidence for pollinator sharing in Mediterranean nectar-mimic orchids: absence of premating barriers?
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 80139 Naples, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1271-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of reproductive isolation in Mediterranean deceptive orchids
    Giovanni Scopece
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Evolution 61:2623-42. 2007
  4. pmc Hybrid floral scent novelty drives pollinator shift in sexually deceptive orchids
    Nicolas J Vereecken
    Evolutionary Biology and Ecology, Free University of Brussels Université Libre de Bruxelles, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Evol Biol 10:103. 2010
  5. pmc Evolution of sexual mimicry in the orchid subtribe orchidinae: the role of preadaptations in the attraction of male bees as pollinators
    Florian P Schiestl
    Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich, Zollikerstrasse 107, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Evol Biol 8:27. 2008
  6. pmc Evidence for reproductive isolate selection in Mediterranean orchids: karyotype differences compensate for the lack of pollinator specificity
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 1 80139 Naples, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S259-62. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Hypervariable plastid locus variation and intron evolution in the Anacamptis palustris lineage
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Genome 47:999-1003. 2004
  8. pmc Review. Specificity in pollination and consequences for postmating reproductive isolation in deceptive Mediterranean orchids
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 80139 Naples, Italy
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:3037-46. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of a plastid tandem repeat locus in an orchid lineage
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 1 80139 Naples, Italy
    J Mol Evol 57:S41-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Fine-scale phylogeographical analysis of Mediterranean Anacamptis palustris (Orchidaceae) populations based on chloroplast minisatellite and microsatellite variation
    S Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Mol Ecol 12:2783-92. 2003

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Publications21

  1. pmc Phylogenetic relationships and taxonomic position of Chlorella-like isolates from low pH environments (pH < 3.0)
    Volker A R Huss
    Institut für Botanik und Pharmazeutische Biologie der Universität, Staudtstrasse 5, 91058 Erlangen, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 2:13. 2002
    ..acidicola by microscopical and biomolecular methods in order to assess their phylogenetic relationships...
  2. pmc Evidence for pollinator sharing in Mediterranean nectar-mimic orchids: absence of premating barriers?
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 80139 Naples, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1271-8. 2005
    ..These results suggest varying degrees of pollinator specificity in these orchids, and indicate that pollinator specificity cannot always act as the main isolation mechanism in food-deceptive temperate orchids...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of reproductive isolation in Mediterranean deceptive orchids
    Giovanni Scopece
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Evolution 61:2623-42. 2007
    ..The different rate of evolution of reproductive isolation and the relative strength of pre- and postmating barriers may have implication for speciation processes in the two orchid groups...
  4. pmc Hybrid floral scent novelty drives pollinator shift in sexually deceptive orchids
    Nicolas J Vereecken
    Evolutionary Biology and Ecology, Free University of Brussels Université Libre de Bruxelles, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Evol Biol 10:103. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Evolution of sexual mimicry in the orchid subtribe orchidinae: the role of preadaptations in the attraction of male bees as pollinators
    Florian P Schiestl
    Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich, Zollikerstrasse 107, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Evol Biol 8:27. 2008
    ..Here we investigate the evolution of these key compounds within Orchidinae by mapping their production in flowers of selected species onto their estimated phylogeny...
  6. pmc Evidence for reproductive isolate selection in Mediterranean orchids: karyotype differences compensate for the lack of pollinator specificity
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 1 80139 Naples, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S259-62. 2004
    ..These results show that karyotype differences that act as postzygotic reproductive barriers may have played an important role in the evolution of Mediterranean orchid diversity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hypervariable plastid locus variation and intron evolution in the Anacamptis palustris lineage
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Genome 47:999-1003. 2004
    ..The resulting repeat type network suggests that at least seven different minisatellite loci evolved near each other in the tRNALEU intron and indicates the presence of at least three main phyletic lines in the A. palustris lineage...
  8. pmc Review. Specificity in pollination and consequences for postmating reproductive isolation in deceptive Mediterranean orchids
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 80139 Naples, Italy
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:3037-46. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of a plastid tandem repeat locus in an orchid lineage
    Salvatore Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 1 80139 Naples, Italy
    J Mol Evol 57:S41-9. 2003
    ..2 x 10(-3) mutations per generation. Southern blot analyses did not find evidence for chloroplast heteroplasmy. Based on the analysis of the largest known, extant A. palustris population, a stepwise mutation model (SMM) was inferred...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fine-scale phylogeographical analysis of Mediterranean Anacamptis palustris (Orchidaceae) populations based on chloroplast minisatellite and microsatellite variation
    S Cozzolino
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Mol Ecol 12:2783-92. 2003
    ..Variation at the most variable minisatellite repeat type N revealed 19 alleles and allowed the study of seed-mediated gene flow and an estimation of the ratio of pollen to seed flow among neighbouring populations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a minisatellite repeat locus in the chloroplast genome of Orchis palustris (Orchidaceae)
    D Cafasso
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, , Naples, Italy
    Curr Genet 39:394-8. 2001
    ..Our results suggest that the O. palustris chloroplast minisatellite locus evolved relatively recently, presumably in central Italy, and may represent a valuable marker for population genetic studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Inefficient photosynthesis in the Mediterranean orchid Limodorum abortivum is mirrored by specific association to ectomycorrhizal Russulaceae
    M Girlanda
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Università di Torino and IPP CNR, V le Mattioli 25, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Mol Ecol 15:491-504. 2006
    ..These results demonstrate that Limodorum species with inefficient photosynthesis specifically associate with ectomycorrhizal fungi, and appear to have adopted a nutrition strategy similar to that known from achlorophyllous orchids...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chloroplast DNA inheritance in the orchid Anacamptis palustris using single-seed polymerase chain reaction
    D Cafasso
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    J Hered 96:66-70. 2005
    ..No evidence for paternal leakage was found. This finding concurs with results obtained from PCR amplifications of pollen massulae that exclude the presence of chloroplast DNA in the pollen tetrads...
  14. ncbi request reprint Maternal inheritance of plastids in Encephalartos Lehm. (Zamiaceae, Cycadales)
    D Cafasso
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, , Italy
    Genome 44:239-41. 2001
    ..woodii. The hybridization patterns of all hybrids correspond, in all cases, with that of E. natalensis, and are different from that of E. woodii, thus indicating the maternal inheritance of cpDNA in cycads...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA variation in cultivated and wild potato species (Solanum spp.)
    N Scotti
    National Research Council, Institute of Plant Genetics CNR IGV, via Università 133, 80055 Portici Na, Italy
    Genome 50:706-13. 2007
    ..The mtDNA variability shown is also important for better characterization of genetic resources for potato breeding...
  16. ncbi request reprint The strength of reproductive isolation in two hybridizing food-deceptive orchid species
    Maria Domenica Moccia
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria, 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Mol Ecol 16:2855-66. 2007
    ..These results corroborate that chromosomal divergence is instrumental for reproductive isolation between these food-deceptive orchids and suggest that hybridization is of limited importance for their diversification...
  17. doi request reprint Evolution of postzygotic reproductive isolation in a guild of deceptive orchids
    Giovanni Scopece
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, I 80139 Naples, Italy
    Am Nat 171:315-26. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint An unusual satellite DNA from Zamia paucijuga (Cycadales) characterised by two different organisations of the repetitive unit in the plant genome
    Donata Cafasso
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Facolta di Scienze MM FF NN, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 80100 Naples, Italy
    Gene 311:71-9. 2003
    ..This unusual satellite DNA organisation of GC-rich repeats is present in many species of genus Zamia, and, thus, likely represent an ancient rearrangement of the satellite DNA repeats that spread in the genome as dispersed elements...
  19. doi request reprint Isolation and characterization of new polymorphic microsatellite loci in the mixotrophic orchid Limodorum abortivum L. Swartz (Orchidaceae)
    V Tranchida Lombardo
    Sezione di Biologia ed Ecologia Vegetale D A C P A, Universita di Catania, Via Valdisavoia 5, 95123 Catania, Italy, Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 311 Irving I Building, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA, Centre d Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive, CNRS, UMR 5175, Equipe Interactions Biotiques, 1919 Route de Mende, 34293 Montpellier Cedex, France, Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Via Foria 223, 80139 Naples, Italy
    Mol Ecol Resour 8:1117-20. 2008
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  20. doi request reprint Contrasting thoughts about deceptive orchids: a response to Sobel and Randle
    Giovanni Scopece
    Dipartimento di Biologia Strutturale e Funzionale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Complesso Universitario MSA, Naples, Italy
    Evolution 63:2205-9. 2009
    ..Here we reply to these challenges...
  21. pmc Variability in floral scent in rewarding and deceptive orchids: the signature of pollinator-imposed selection?
    Charlotte C Salzmann
    Plant Ecological Genetics, Institute of Integrative Biology, ETH Zurich, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Ann Bot 100:757-65. 2007
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