R Zardoya

Summary

Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic performance of mitochondrial protein-coding genes in resolving relationships among vertebrates
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York at Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 13:933-42. 1996
  2. pmc The complete nucleotide sequence of the mitochondrial genome of the lungfish (Protopterus dolloi) supports its phylogenetic position as a close relative of land vertebrates
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Genetics 142:1249-63. 1996
  3. pmc The complete DNA sequence of the mitochondrial genome of a "living fossil," the coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae)
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Genetics 146:995-1010. 1997
  4. pmc The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the bichir (Polypterus ornatipinnis), a basal ray-finned fish: ancient establishment of the consensus vertebrate gene order
    K Noack
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Genetics 144:1165-80. 1996
  5. ncbi request reprint Cloning and characterization of a microsatellite in the mitochondrial control region of the African side-necked turtle, Pelomedusa subrufa
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution and Program in Genetics, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5245, USA
    Gene 216:149-53. 1998
  6. pmc Evolutionary analyses of hedgehog and Hoxd-10 genes in fish species closely related to the zebrafish
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93:13036-41. 1996
  7. ncbi request reprint Platyrrhine systematics: a simultaneous analysis of molecular and morphological data
    I Horovitz
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 5245, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 106:261-81. 1998
  8. pmc On the origin of and phylogenetic relationships among living amphibians
    R Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:7380-3. 2001
  9. pmc Mitochondrial evidence on the phylogenetic position of caecilians (Amphibia: Gymnophiona)
    R Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid, Spain
    Genetics 155:765-75. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Phylogeographical and speciation patterns in subterranean worm lizards of the genus Blanus (Amphisbaenia: Blanidae)
    E M Albert
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Ecol 16:1519-31. 2007

Collaborators

  • A Meyer
  • E M Albert
  • M Garcia-Paris
  • I Horovitz
  • K Noack

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic performance of mitochondrial protein-coding genes in resolving relationships among vertebrates
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York at Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 13:933-42. 1996
    ....
  2. pmc The complete nucleotide sequence of the mitochondrial genome of the lungfish (Protopterus dolloi) supports its phylogenetic position as a close relative of land vertebrates
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Genetics 142:1249-63. 1996
    ..Only a combined set of either protein or tRNA mitochondrial genes (but not each gene alone) is able to confidently recover the expected phylogeny among vertebrates that have diverged up to but not over approximately 400 mya...
  3. pmc The complete DNA sequence of the mitochondrial genome of a "living fossil," the coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae)
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Genetics 146:995-1010. 1997
    ..Neighbor-joining and maximum likelihood supported a lungfish/tetrapod sistergroup relationship...
  4. pmc The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the bichir (Polypterus ornatipinnis), a basal ray-finned fish: ancient establishment of the consensus vertebrate gene order
    K Noack
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Genetics 144:1165-80. 1996
    ..Hence, its lobe-fins are probably not a shared-derived trait with those of lobe-finned fish (Sarcopterygii)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cloning and characterization of a microsatellite in the mitochondrial control region of the African side-necked turtle, Pelomedusa subrufa
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution and Program in Genetics, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5245, USA
    Gene 216:149-53. 1998
    ..The potential usefulness of this microsatellite sequence for population-level studies is enhanced by its unique localization in the maternally inherited mitochondrial molecule...
  6. pmc Evolutionary analyses of hedgehog and Hoxd-10 genes in fish species closely related to the zebrafish
    R Zardoya
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 5245, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93:13036-41. 1996
    ..The presence of four members of the hedgehog gene family in cyprinid fishes was documented and their homologies to known hedgehog genes in other vertebrates were established...
  7. ncbi request reprint Platyrrhine systematics: a simultaneous analysis of molecular and morphological data
    I Horovitz
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 5245, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 106:261-81. 1998
    ..Relationships within callitrichines and atelines were unstable as well. The simultaneous phylogenetic analysis of all data sets revealed congruent signal in all of them that was partially obscured in the separate analyses...
  8. pmc On the origin of and phylogenetic relationships among living amphibians
    R Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:7380-3. 2001
    ....
  9. pmc Mitochondrial evidence on the phylogenetic position of caecilians (Amphibia: Gymnophiona)
    R Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid, Spain
    Genetics 155:765-75. 2000
    ..This is likely due to an extensive among-site rate heterogeneity in the rRNA data set and the narrow window of time in which the three main groups of living amphibians were originated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Phylogeographical and speciation patterns in subterranean worm lizards of the genus Blanus (Amphisbaenia: Blanidae)
    E M Albert
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Ecol 16:1519-31. 2007
    ..The inferred recent dispersal of this fossorial reptile is explained in terms of demographic advantages associated to underground lifestyle...
  11. pmc Complete mitochondrial genome suggests diapsid affinities of turtles
    R Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:14226-31. 1998
    ..These results challenge the classic view of turtles as the only survivors of primary anapsid reptiles and imply that turtles might have secondarily lost their skull fenestration...
  12. ncbi request reprint A phylogenetic framework for the aquaporin family in eukaryotes
    R Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006, Madrid, Spain
    J Mol Evol 52:391-404. 2001
    ..Constancy of rates of evolution was demonstrated within the different paralogues but rejected among several of them (GLP and NOD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Differential population structuring of two closely related fish species, the mackerel (Scomber scombrus) and the chub mackerel (Scomber japonicus), in the Mediterranean Sea
    R Zardoya
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Ecol 13:1785-98. 2004
    ..The genetic structures of both species showed asymmetric migration patterns and indicated population expansion...
  14. ncbi request reprint The complete nucleotide sequence of the mitochondrial DNA genome of the rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss
    R Zardoya
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular IV, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Facultad de Veterinaria, Cuidad Universitaria, Spain
    J Mol Evol 41:942-51. 1995
    ..The existence of this stretch instead of the usual T-rich sequence reported so far in mammal mtDNAs is explained in terms of a less-strict template dependence of the RNA primase involved in the initiation of L-strand replication...