Paula J Rudall

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Affiliation: Royal Botanic Gardens
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Flower-like terminal structures in racemose inflorescences: a tool in morphogenetic and evolutionary research
    Dmitry Sokoloff
    Higher Plants Department, Biological Faculty, Moscow State University, 119992, Moscow, Russia
    J Exp Bot 57:3517-30. 2006
  2. ncbi Roles of synorganisation, zygomorphy and heterotopy in floral evolution: the gynostemium and labellum of orchids and other lilioid monocots
    Paula J Rudall
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 77:403-41. 2002
  3. ncbi Pollen aperture evolution--a crucial factor for eudicot success?
    Carol A Furness
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 9:154-8. 2004
  4. ncbi Developmental bases for key innovations in the seed-plant microgametophyte
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 12:317-26. 2007
  5. ncbi Recurrent abnormalities in conifer cones and the evolutionary origins of flower-like structures
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW93DS, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 16:151-9. 2011
  6. pmc Reconstructing the age and historical biogeography of the ancient flowering-plant family Hydatellaceae (Nymphaeales)
    William J D Iles
    Department of Botany, University of British Columbia, 3529 6270 University Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    BMC Evol Biol 14:102. 2014
  7. pmc Comparative ovule and megagametophyte development in Hydatellaceae and water lilies reveal a mosaic of features among the earliest angiosperms
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 101:941-56. 2008
  8. ncbi All in a spin: centrifugal organ formation and floral patterning
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 13:108-14. 2010
  9. pmc Defining the limits of flowers: the challenge of distinguishing between the evolutionary products of simple versus compound strobili
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:397-409. 2010
  10. ncbi How many nuclei make an embryo sac in flowering plants?
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3DS, UK
    Bioessays 28:1067-71. 2006

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Publications31

  1. ncbi Flower-like terminal structures in racemose inflorescences: a tool in morphogenetic and evolutionary research
    Dmitry Sokoloff
    Higher Plants Department, Biological Faculty, Moscow State University, 119992, Moscow, Russia
    J Exp Bot 57:3517-30. 2006
    ..This indicates that pseudanthium formation can provoke morphological novelties, perhaps due to new patterns of overlap between expression zones of regulatory genes and/or new spatial constraints...
  2. ncbi Roles of synorganisation, zygomorphy and heterotopy in floral evolution: the gynostemium and labellum of orchids and other lilioid monocots
    Paula J Rudall
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 77:403-41. 2002
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  3. ncbi Pollen aperture evolution--a crucial factor for eudicot success?
    Carol A Furness
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 9:154-8. 2004
  4. ncbi Developmental bases for key innovations in the seed-plant microgametophyte
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 12:317-26. 2007
    ..It had important downstream effects, not only on aperture location and site of germination but also on microgametophyte polarity, and, perhaps, indirectly on sperm motility...
  5. ncbi Recurrent abnormalities in conifer cones and the evolutionary origins of flower-like structures
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW93DS, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 16:151-9. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Reconstructing the age and historical biogeography of the ancient flowering-plant family Hydatellaceae (Nymphaeales)
    William J D Iles
    Department of Botany, University of British Columbia, 3529 6270 University Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    BMC Evol Biol 14:102. 2014
    ..We also explicitly tested the effect of different extinction rates on biogeographic inferences...
  7. pmc Comparative ovule and megagametophyte development in Hydatellaceae and water lilies reveal a mosaic of features among the earliest angiosperms
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 101:941-56. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi All in a spin: centrifugal organ formation and floral patterning
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 13:108-14. 2010
    ..Review of the sequence of organ initiation in angiosperms supports evidence that the four floral organ types develop independently of each other, in response to genetic factors that predetermine radial patterning...
  9. pmc Defining the limits of flowers: the challenge of distinguishing between the evolutionary products of simple versus compound strobili
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:397-409. 2010
    ..We discuss the evolution of the inflorescence in both gymnosperms and angiosperms, emphasising the roles of heterotopy in dictating gender expression and heterochrony in permitting internodal compression...
  10. ncbi How many nuclei make an embryo sac in flowering plants?
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3DS, UK
    Bioessays 28:1067-71. 2006
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  11. ncbi Morphological and molecular phylogenetic context of the angiosperms: contrasting the 'top-down' and 'bottom-up' approaches used to infer the likely characteristics of the first flowers
    Richard M Bateman
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    J Exp Bot 57:3471-503. 2006
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  12. pmc Unique stigmatic hairs and pollen-tube growth within the stigmatic cell wall in the early-divergent angiosperm family Hydatellaceae
    Christina J Prychid
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Ann Bot 108:599-608. 2011
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  13. ncbi Evolutionary change in flowers and inflorescences: evidence from naturally occurring terata
    Paula J Rudall
    Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK TW9 3AB
    Trends Plant Sci 8:76-82. 2003
    ..Complete peloria probably caused occasional evolutionary reversals from zygomorphy to actinomorphy, whereas the 'terminal-flower effect' is a less likely cause of floral evolution...
  14. ncbi Nonflowers near the base of extant angiosperms? Spatiotemporal arrangement of organs in reproductive units of Hydatellaceae and its bearing on the origin of the flower
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Am J Bot 96:67-82. 2009
    ..submersa, which indicated protein expression at different hierarchical levels...
  15. ncbi Seed fertilization, development, and germination in Hydatellaceae (Nymphaeales): Implications for endosperm evolution in early angiosperms
    Paula J Rudall
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Am J Bot 96:1581-93. 2009
    ..The endosperm of Trithuria is limited in size and storage capacity but relatively persistent...
  16. ncbi Morphology of Hydatellaceae, an anomalous aquatic family recently recognized as an early-divergent angiosperm lineage
    Paula J Rudall
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Am J Bot 94:1073-92. 2007
    ..However, ascidiate carpel development, consistent with placement in Nymphaeales, is closely similar to pseudomonomerous pistil development as in Poaes...
  17. pmc Cellular ultrastructure and crystal development in Amorphophallus (Araceae)
    Christina J Prychid
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 101:983-95. 2008
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  18. pmc Evolutionary and morphometric implications of morphological variation among flowers within an inflorescence: a case-study using European orchids
    Richard M Bateman
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Ann Bot 98:975-93. 2006
    ..This study explores the previously largely ignored morphological variation that occurs among flowers within a single inflorescence...
  19. ncbi Several developmental and morphogenetic factors govern the evolution of stomatal patterning in land plants
    Paula J Rudall
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK
    New Phytol 200:598-614. 2013
    ..Records of occasional giant stomata in fossil bennettites could indicate development of a similar type to early-divergent angiosperms...
  20. pmc Ultrastructure of stomatal development in early-divergent angiosperms reveals contrasting patterning and pre-patterning
    Paula J Rudall
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    Ann Bot 112:1031-43. 2013
    ..Developmental studies of phylogenetically pivotal taxa are essential as comparative yardsticks for understanding the evolution of stomatal development...
  21. ncbi Starch-accumulating (S-type) sieve-element plastids in Hydatellaceae: implications for plastid evolution in flowering plants
    Julia Tratt
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Protoplasma 237:19-26. 2009
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  22. ncbi Selective microspore abortion correlated with aneuploidy: an indication of meiotic drive
    Carol A Furness
    Micromorphology Section, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Sex Plant Reprod 24:1-8. 2011
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  23. pmc Systematic significance of cell inclusions in Haemodoraceae and allied families: silica bodies and tapetal raphides
    Christina J Prychid
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 92:571-80. 2003
    ..Tapetal raphides were observed here in Anigozanthus and Conostylis (both Haemodoraceae), and Tradescantia (Commelinaceae), thus supplementing two earlier records in Haemodoraceae, Philydraceae and Commelinaceae...
  24. ncbi Characterization of Linaria KNOX genes suggests a role in petal-spur development
    Mathew S Box
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB2 3EA, UK
    Plant J 68:703-14. 2011
    ..Given the morphological similarity of spur ontogeny in distantly related taxa, changes in KNOX gene expression patterns could be a shared feature of spur development in angiosperms...
  25. ncbi The key role of morphology in modelling inflorescence architecture
    Gerhard Prenner
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3DS, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 14:302-9. 2009
    ..We argue in favour of uniform terminology and against over-simplification. The valid conceptual platforms for modelling should be clearly defined and should adequately reflect observed structural diversity...
  26. pmc Is LEAFY a useful marker gene for the flower-inflorescence boundary in the Euphorbia cyathium?
    Gerhard Prenner
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    J Exp Bot 62:345-50. 2011
    ..This finding blurs the conventional rigid distinction between flowers and inflorescences...
  27. pmc Organ homologies in orchid flowers re-interpreted using the Musk Orchid as a model
    Paula J Rudall
    Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Peerj 1:e26. 2013
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  28. ncbi Three-dimensional analysis of plant structure using high-resolution X-ray computed tomography
    Wolfgang H Stuppy
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Seed Conservation Department, Wakehurst Place, Ardingly, West Sussex RH7 6TN, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 8:2-6. 2003
    ..In spite of its application throughout the natural sciences, HRCT has yet to be applied in extant plant structural research...
  29. pmc Comparative ontogeny of the cyathium in Euphorbia (Euphorbiaceae) and its allies: exploring the organ-flower-inflorescence boundary
    Gerhard Prenner
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Am J Bot 94:1612-29. 2007
    ..We speculate that the cyathium was formed because of strong condensation and possible overlap between expression zones of regulatory genes...
  30. pmc Seedling diversity in Hydatellaceae: implications for the evolution of angiosperm cotyledons
    Dmitry D Sokoloff
    Biological Faculty, Moscow State University, 119991 Moscow, Russia
    Ann Bot 101:153-64. 2008
    ..Recent placement of Hydatellaceae near the early-divergent angiosperm order Nymphaeales, rather than in the monocot order Poales, has prompted reassessment of seedling morphology in this poorly known family...
  31. ncbi How much data are needed to resolve a difficult phylogeny?: case study in Lamiales
    Alexandra H Wortley
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3RB, UK
    Syst Biol 54:697-709. 2005
    ..Further molecular sequencing-of at least 10,000 bp-should result in a fully resolved and supported phylogeny of Lamiales, but at present the problematic aspects of this tree model remain...