John C Clamp

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Affiliation: North Carolina Central University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Lagenophrys cochinensis Santhakumari & Gopalan, 1980 (Ciliophora, Peritrichia, Lagenophryidae), an Ectosymbiont of Marine Isopods, including new information on morphology, geographic distribution, and intraspecific variation
    John C Clamp
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 53:58-64. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A molecular phylogenetic investigation of zoothamnium (ciliophora, peritrichia, sessilida)
    John C Clamp
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 53:494-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint A molecular phylogenetic investigation of Opisthonecta and related genera (Ciliophora, Peritrichia, Sessilida)
    Daniel Williams
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 54:317-23. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Lagenophrys maxillaris (Jankowski, 1993) (Ciliophora, Peritrichia, Lagenophryidae), an Ectosymbiont of Marine Amphipods
    John C Clamp
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 52:38-43. 2005
  5. pmc An ITS-based phylogenetic framework for the genus Vorticella: finding the molecular and morphological gaps in a taxonomically difficult group
    Ping Sun
    Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Coastal and Wetland Ecosystem, College of the Environment and Ecology, Xiamen University, Xiamen 361102, People s Republic of China, Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC 27707, USA, State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science, College of Ocean and Earth Sciences, Xiamen University, Xiamen 361005, People s Republic of China, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Ulsan, Ulsan 680 749, Korea
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20131177. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Molecular phylogeny of the family Vorticellidae (Ciliophora, Peritrichia) using combined datasets with a special emphasis on the three morphologically similar genera Carchesium, Epicarchesium and Apocarchesium
    Ping Sun
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:1001-10. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Molecular and morphological characterization of a poorly known marine ciliate, Myoschiston duplicatum precht 1935: implications for phylogenetic relationships between three morphologically similar genera -- Zoothamnium, Myoschiston, and Zoothamnopsis (Cil
    Ping Sun
    Department of Biological Science, University of Ulsan, 93 Daehak ro, Ulsan 680 749, Korea
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 59:163-70. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the secondary structure of ITS transcripts in peritrich ciliates (Ciliophora, Oligohymenophorea): implications for structural evolution and phylogenetic reconstruction
    Ping Sun
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:242-51. 2010

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Lagenophrys cochinensis Santhakumari & Gopalan, 1980 (Ciliophora, Peritrichia, Lagenophryidae), an Ectosymbiont of Marine Isopods, including new information on morphology, geographic distribution, and intraspecific variation
    John C Clamp
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 53:58-64. 2006
    ..The species has a cosmopolitan distribution, probably owing to the ease with which its hosts are transported from one estuary to another in drifting wood or on hulls of ships...
  2. ncbi request reprint A molecular phylogenetic investigation of zoothamnium (ciliophora, peritrichia, sessilida)
    John C Clamp
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 53:494-8. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint A molecular phylogenetic investigation of Opisthonecta and related genera (Ciliophora, Peritrichia, Sessilida)
    Daniel Williams
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 54:317-23. 2007
    ..Epistylis galea, Campanella umbellaria, and Opercularia microdiscum are confirmed as comprising an extremely distinct, monophyletic, but morphologically heterogeneous clade that is basal to other clades of sessiline peritrichs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Lagenophrys maxillaris (Jankowski, 1993) (Ciliophora, Peritrichia, Lagenophryidae), an Ectosymbiont of Marine Amphipods
    John C Clamp
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 52:38-43. 2005
    ..oceanicus although three other closely related species of Gammarus are available as hosts. Host specificity is possibly the result of trophic differences, possibly related to depth of habitat, between the two hosts and their congeners...
  5. pmc An ITS-based phylogenetic framework for the genus Vorticella: finding the molecular and morphological gaps in a taxonomically difficult group
    Ping Sun
    Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Coastal and Wetland Ecosystem, College of the Environment and Ecology, Xiamen University, Xiamen 361102, People s Republic of China, Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC 27707, USA, State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science, College of Ocean and Earth Sciences, Xiamen University, Xiamen 361005, People s Republic of China, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Ulsan, Ulsan 680 749, Korea
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20131177. 2013
    ..Different patterns of helix III of ITS2 secondary structure were clearly specific to clades and subclades of Vorticella and, therefore, may prove useful for resolving phylogenetic relationships in other groups of ciliates. ..
  6. doi request reprint Molecular phylogeny of the family Vorticellidae (Ciliophora, Peritrichia) using combined datasets with a special emphasis on the three morphologically similar genera Carchesium, Epicarchesium and Apocarchesium
    Ping Sun
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:1001-10. 2011
    ..The phylogenetic trees reconstructed with combined datasets were more robust and therefore more reliable than those based on single datasets and supported the results of trees based on SSU rRNA sequences...
  7. doi request reprint Molecular and morphological characterization of a poorly known marine ciliate, Myoschiston duplicatum precht 1935: implications for phylogenetic relationships between three morphologically similar genera -- Zoothamnium, Myoschiston, and Zoothamnopsis (Cil
    Ping Sun
    Department of Biological Science, University of Ulsan, 93 Daehak ro, Ulsan 680 749, Korea
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 59:163-70. 2012
    ..8S-ITS2) and combined datasets (SSU rDNA + ITS1-5.8S-ITS2) to explore further the phylogenetic relationship in the family Zoothamniidae between the three morphologically similar genera-Zoothamnium, Myoschiston, and Zoothamnopsis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the secondary structure of ITS transcripts in peritrich ciliates (Ciliophora, Oligohymenophorea): implications for structural evolution and phylogenetic reconstruction
    Ping Sun
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:242-51. 2010
    ..This study validated for the first time a secondary structure of ITS1 and ITS2 from peritrich ciliates and demonstrated its potential in helping to resolve deep phylogenetic relationships...