Brian M Wiegmann

Summary

Affiliation: North Carolina State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Phylogenetic analysis and temporal diversification of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) based on nuclear genes and morphology
    Kyanne R Reidenbach
    Eck Institute for Global Health, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:298. 2009
  2. pmc Single-copy nuclear genes resolve the phylogeny of the holometabolous insects
    Brian M Wiegmann
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Biol 7:34. 2009
  3. pmc Episodic radiations in the fly tree of life
    Brian M Wiegmann
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:5690-5. 2011
  4. doi request reprint A multigene phylogeny of the fly superfamily Asiloidea (Insecta): Taxon sampling and additional genes reveal the sister-group to all higher flies (Cyclorrhapha)
    Michelle D Trautwein
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:918-30. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary patterns in the antR-Cor gene in the dwarf dogwood complex (Cornus, Cornaceae)
    Chuanzhu Fan
    Department of Botany, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Genetica 130:19-34. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Molecular evolution of PISTILLATA-like genes in the dogwood genus Cornus (Cornaceae)
    Wenheng Zhang
    Department of Plant Biology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:175-95. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny and Bayesian divergence time estimations of small-headed flies (Diptera: Acroceridae) using multiple molecular markers
    Shaun L Winterton
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 43:808-32. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Advances in insect phylogeny at the dawn of the postgenomic era
    Michelle D Trautwein
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 57:449-68. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneous evolution of the Myc-like Anthocyanin regulatory gene and its phylogenetic utility in Cornus L. (Cornaceae)
    Chuanzhu Fan
    Department of Botany, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:580-94. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Time flies, a new molecular time-scale for brachyceran fly evolution without a clock
    Brian M Wiegmann
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, USA
    Syst Biol 52:745-56. 2003

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Phylogenetic analysis and temporal diversification of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) based on nuclear genes and morphology
    Kyanne R Reidenbach
    Eck Institute for Global Health, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:298. 2009
    ..The generic and suprageneric relationships within mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) are poorly resolved, making these subjects difficult to address...
  2. pmc Single-copy nuclear genes resolve the phylogeny of the holometabolous insects
    Brian M Wiegmann
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Biol 7:34. 2009
    ..Here we present evidence from nucleotide sequences of six single-copy nuclear protein coding genes used to reconstruct phylogenetic relationships and estimate evolutionary divergence times for all holometabolan orders...
  3. pmc Episodic radiations in the fly tree of life
    Brian M Wiegmann
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:5690-5. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint A multigene phylogeny of the fly superfamily Asiloidea (Insecta): Taxon sampling and additional genes reveal the sister-group to all higher flies (Cyclorrhapha)
    Michelle D Trautwein
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:918-30. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary patterns in the antR-Cor gene in the dwarf dogwood complex (Cornus, Cornaceae)
    Chuanzhu Fan
    Department of Botany, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Genetica 130:19-34. 2007
    ..Sequencing and analysis of additional nuclear genes will be necessary to resolve questions about the evolution of the dwarf dogwood complex...
  6. doi request reprint Molecular evolution of PISTILLATA-like genes in the dogwood genus Cornus (Cornaceae)
    Wenheng Zhang
    Department of Plant Biology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:175-95. 2008
    ..We also found that the CorPI-A copy contains informative phylogenetic information when compared across species of Cornus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny and Bayesian divergence time estimations of small-headed flies (Diptera: Acroceridae) using multiple molecular markers
    Shaun L Winterton
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 43:808-32. 2007
    ..These estimates indicate Acroceridae likely evolved during the late Triassic but did not diversify greatly until the Cretaceous...
  8. doi request reprint Advances in insect phylogeny at the dawn of the postgenomic era
    Michelle D Trautwein
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 57:449-68. 2012
    ..Regions of the tree that require further investigation include the earliest winged insects (Palaeoptera) and Polyneoptera (orthopteroid lineages)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneous evolution of the Myc-like Anthocyanin regulatory gene and its phylogenetic utility in Cornus L. (Cornaceae)
    Chuanzhu Fan
    Department of Botany, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:580-94. 2004
    ..Mosaic evolution and heterogeneous rates among different domains and sites were detected...
  10. ncbi request reprint Time flies, a new molecular time-scale for brachyceran fly evolution without a clock
    Brian M Wiegmann
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, USA
    Syst Biol 52:745-56. 2003
    ..This study provides increased resolution of brachyceran phylogeny, and our revised estimates of fly ages should improve the temporal context of evolutionary inferences and genomic comparisons between fly model organisms...
  11. pmc Overcoming the effects of rogue taxa: Evolutionary relationships of the bee flies
    Michelle D Trautwein
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC 27695 and CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences, Australian National Insect Collection, PO Box 1700 Canberra ACT 2601
    PLoS Curr 3:RRN1233. 2011
    ..The large subfamily Bombyliinae is found to be polyphyletic and our data does not provide evidence for the monophyly of Tomophthalmae or the 'sand chamber subfamilies'...