C M Herrera

Summary

Affiliation: Instituto de la Grasa
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Epigenetic differentiation persists after male gametogenesis in natural populations of the perennial herb Helleborus foetidus (Ranunculaceae)
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Sevilla, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e70730. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Yeasts in nectar of an early-blooming herb: sought by bumble bees, detrimental to plant fecundity
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Americo Vespucio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecology 94:273-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Epigenetic differentiation and relationship to adaptive genetic divergence in discrete populations of the violet Viola cazorlensis
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Isla de la Cartuja, Sevilla, Spain
    New Phytol 187:867-76. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Lognormal distribution of individual lifetime fecundity: insights from a 23-year study
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Américo Vespuccio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecology 91:422-30. 2010
  5. pmc Nectar yeasts warm the flowers of a winter-blooming plant
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Americo Vespucio s n, Isla de la Cartuja, Seville, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1827-34. 2010
  6. pmc Inhospitable sweetness: nectar filtering of pollinator-borne inocula leads to impoverished, phylogenetically clustered yeast communities
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Americo Vespucio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 277:747-54. 2010
  7. doi request reprint A comment on García et al. (2005, 2007) and related papers on mating patterns and gene dispersal in Prunus mahaleb
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida Américo Vespuccio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 18:4533-5; discussion 4536-40. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Quantifying the genetic component of phenotypic variation in unpedigreed wild plants: tailoring genomic scan for within-population use
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Américo Vespuccio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 18:2602-14. 2009
  9. pmc Yeasts in floral nectar: a quantitative survey
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Sevilla, Spain
    Ann Bot 103:1415-23. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Population-genomic approach reveals adaptive floral divergence in discrete populations of a hawk moth-pollinated violet
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida de Maria Luisa s n, E 41013 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 17:5378-90. 2008

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Epigenetic differentiation persists after male gametogenesis in natural populations of the perennial herb Helleborus foetidus (Ranunculaceae)
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Sevilla, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e70730. 2013
    ..foetidus is likely to persist across generations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Yeasts in nectar of an early-blooming herb: sought by bumble bees, detrimental to plant fecundity
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Americo Vespucio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecology 94:273-9. 2013
    ..These results provide the first direct evidence to date that nectar yeasts can modify pollinator foraging patterns, pollination success, and the quantity and quality of seeds produced by insect-pollinated plants...
  3. doi request reprint Epigenetic differentiation and relationship to adaptive genetic divergence in discrete populations of the violet Viola cazorlensis
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Isla de la Cartuja, Sevilla, Spain
    New Phytol 187:867-76. 2010
    ..Population-specific, divergent patterns of correlated selection on epigenetic and genetic individual variation could account for the coordinated epigenetic-genetic adaptive population differentiation revealed by this study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lognormal distribution of individual lifetime fecundity: insights from a 23-year study
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Américo Vespuccio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecology 91:422-30. 2010
    ..latifolia, and suggests that environmental stochasticity can be decisive in the genesis of strong fecundity hierarchies in long-lived plants...
  5. pmc Nectar yeasts warm the flowers of a winter-blooming plant
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Americo Vespucio s n, Isla de la Cartuja, Seville, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1827-34. 2010
    ..The warming effect of nectar-dwelling yeasts documented in this study suggests novel ecological mechanisms potentially linking nectarivorous microbes with winter-blooming plants and their insect pollinators...
  6. pmc Inhospitable sweetness: nectar filtering of pollinator-borne inocula leads to impoverished, phylogenetically clustered yeast communities
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Americo Vespucio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 277:747-54. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint A comment on García et al. (2005, 2007) and related papers on mating patterns and gene dispersal in Prunus mahaleb
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida Américo Vespuccio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 18:4533-5; discussion 4536-40. 2009
    ..2005, 2007) as well as of several related publications on gene dispersal and mating patterns of P. mahaleb conducted on the same trees and relying on the same false premises of spatial isolation and exhaustive sampling...
  8. doi request reprint Quantifying the genetic component of phenotypic variation in unpedigreed wild plants: tailoring genomic scan for within-population use
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Américo Vespuccio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 18:2602-14. 2009
    ..Genotype x environment effects accounted for 38% of fecundity variance, which may help to explain the unexpectedly high levels of genetic variance for fecundity found...
  9. pmc Yeasts in floral nectar: a quantitative survey
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Sevilla, Spain
    Ann Bot 103:1415-23. 2009
    ..Possible correlations between interspecific differences in yeast incidence and pollinator composition are also explored...
  10. doi request reprint Population-genomic approach reveals adaptive floral divergence in discrete populations of a hawk moth-pollinated violet
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida de Maria Luisa s n, E 41013 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 17:5378-90. 2008
    ..cazorlensis and illustrate the potential of genome scans to identify instances of adaptive divergence when used in combination with phenotypic information...
  11. ncbi request reprint Invisible floral larcenies: microbial communities degrade floral nectar of bumble bee-pollinated plants
    Carlos M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Avenida de Maria Luisa s n, E 41013 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecology 89:2369-76. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Adding a third dimension to the edge of a species' range: altitude and genetic structuring in mountainous landscapes
    C M Herrera
    Department of Evolutionary Ecology, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Sevilla, Spain
    Heredity (Edinb) 100:275-85. 2008
    ..latifolia at its mountainous distribution edge, and a factor which may influence the evolutionary potential of peripheral populations and the likelihood of local adaptation...
  13. doi request reprint Jack of all nectars, master of most: DNA methylation and the epigenetic basis of niche width in a flower-living yeast
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida Americo Vespucio s n, Isla de la Cartuja, 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 21:2602-16. 2012
    ..reukaufii was largely made possible by epigenetic changes enabling genotype plasticity in resource use...
  14. doi request reprint Clonality, genetic diversity and support for the diversifying selection hypothesis in natural populations of a flower-living yeast
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida Americo Vespucio s n, Isla de la Cartuja, 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Mol Ecol 20:4395-407. 2011
    ..Microsite-dependent, divergent selection can maintain high local and regional genetic diversity in microbial populations despite extensive clonality...
  15. ncbi request reprint Plant traits, environmental factors, and pollinator visitation in winter-flowering Helleborus foetidus (Ranunculaceae)
    Alfonso M Sánchez-Lafuente
    Estacion Biologica de Donana CSIC, Avda de Maria Luisa s n, Pabellón del Perú, E 41013 Sevilla, Spain
    Ann Bot 96:845-52. 2005
    ..This study examined the effect of plant traits and environmental factors on pollinator visitation in the winter-flowering Helleborus foetidus (Ranunculaceae) in three distant regions in the Iberian Peninsula...
  16. doi request reprint Untangling individual variation in natural populations: ecological, genetic and epigenetic correlates of long-term inequality in herbivory
    C M Herrera
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Avenida Americo Vespucio s n, Isla de la Cartuja, Sevilla 41092, Spain
    Mol Ecol 20:1675-88. 2011
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  17. doi request reprint Genetic structure of the shrub Daphne laureola across the Baetic Ranges, a Mediterranean glacial refugium and biodiversity hotspot
    A R Castilla
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Sevilla, Spain
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 14:515-24. 2012
    ..laureola, and presumably other species having discontinuous distributions across the Baetic ranges, should take into account geographical differences in levels of genetic differentiation between the different distribution borders...
  18. pmc Presence of yeasts in floral nectar is consistent with the hypothesis of microbial-mediated signaling in plant-pollinator interactions
    María I Pozo
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Sevilla, Spain
    Plant Signal Behav 4:1102-4. 2009
    ....
  19. pmc Intra-plant variation in nectar sugar composition in two Aquilegia species (Ranunculaceae): contrasting patterns under field and glasshouse conditions
    Azucena Canto
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Avenida de Maria Luisa s n, E 41013, Sevilla, Spain
    Ann Bot 99:653-60. 2007
    ..The aims of the study are to assess the generality of extreme intra-plant variation in nectar sugar composition recently reported for other species in the field, and gaining insight on the possible mechanisms involved...
  20. pmc Geographical structuring of genetic diversity across the whole distribution range of Narcissus longispathus, a habitat-specialist, Mediterranean narrow endemic
    Mónica Medrano
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida de Maria Luisa s n, E 41013, Sevilla, Spain
    Ann Bot 102:183-94. 2008
    ..By using dense sampling of populations across the species' whole geographical range, genetic structuring at different geographical scales is also examined...
  21. ncbi request reprint Herkogamy and mating patterns in the self-compatible daffodil Narcissus longispathus
    Mónica Medrano
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, E 41013 Sevilla, Spain
    Ann Bot 95:1105-11. 2005
    ....
  22. pmc Ecological context of breeding system variation: sex, size and pollination in a (predominantly) gynodioecious shrub
    Conchita Alonso
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida de Maria Luisa s n, E 41013 Sevilla, Spain
    Ann Bot 100:1547-56. 2007
    ....