A Elizabeth Arnold

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic relationships, host affinity, and geographic structure of boreal and arctic endophytes from three major plant lineages
    K Lindsay Higgins
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 42:543-55. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Diversity and phylogenetic affinities of foliar fungal endophytes in loblolly pine inferred by culturing and environmental PCR
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Mycologia 99:185-206. 2007
  3. doi request reprint A phylogenetic estimation of trophic transition networks for ascomycetous fungi: are lichens cradles of symbiotrophic fungal diversification?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Syst Biol 58:283-97. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Diversity and host range of foliar fungal endophytes: are tropical leaves biodiversity hotspots?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Ecology 88:541-9. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Culturing and direct PCR suggest prevalent host generalism among diverse fungal endophytes of tropical forest grasses
    K Lindsay Higgins
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Mycologia 103:247-60. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint New insights into classification and evolution of the Lecanoromycetes (Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota) from phylogenetic analyses of three ribosomal RNA- and two protein-coding genes
    Jolanta Miadlikowska
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    Mycologia 98:1088-103. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Moths that vector a plant pathogen also transport endophytic fungi and mycoparasitic antagonists
    Tracy S Feldman
    Biology Department, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708 0338, USA
    Microb Ecol 56:742-50. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Reconstructing the early evolution of Fungi using a six-gene phylogeny
    Timothy Y James
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    Nature 443:818-22. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Geographic locality and host identity shape fungal endophyte communities in cupressaceous trees
    Michele T Hoffman
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Department of Plant Sciences, 1140 East South Campus Drive, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mycol Res 112:331-44. 2008
  10. pmc Fungal endophytes limit pathogen damage in a tropical tree
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:15649-54. 2003

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic relationships, host affinity, and geographic structure of boreal and arctic endophytes from three major plant lineages
    K Lindsay Higgins
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 42:543-55. 2007
    ..Together, these data demonstrate greater than expected diversity of endophytes at high-latitude sites and provide a framework for assessing the evolution of these poorly known but ubiquitous symbionts of living plants...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diversity and phylogenetic affinities of foliar fungal endophytes in loblolly pine inferred by culturing and environmental PCR
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Mycologia 99:185-206. 2007
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  3. doi request reprint A phylogenetic estimation of trophic transition networks for ascomycetous fungi: are lichens cradles of symbiotrophic fungal diversification?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Syst Biol 58:283-97. 2009
    ..Ancestral state reconstruction; Ascomycota; Bayesian analysis; endolichenic fungi; fungal endophytes; lichens; pathogens; phylogeny; saprotrophy; symbiotrophy; trophic transition network.]...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diversity and host range of foliar fungal endophytes: are tropical leaves biodiversity hotspots?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Ecology 88:541-9. 2007
    ..The challenge remains to recover and identify those elusive and rarely cultured taxa with narrower host ranges, and to elucidate the ecological roles of these little-known symbionts in tropical forests...
  5. doi request reprint Culturing and direct PCR suggest prevalent host generalism among diverse fungal endophytes of tropical forest grasses
    K Lindsay Higgins
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Mycologia 103:247-60. 2011
    ..Genotype and phylogenetic analyses suggest that these endophytic fungi are predominantly host generalists, shared not only among distinctive lineages of Poaceae but also with non-grass plants at the same site...
  6. ncbi request reprint New insights into classification and evolution of the Lecanoromycetes (Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota) from phylogenetic analyses of three ribosomal RNA- and two protein-coding genes
    Jolanta Miadlikowska
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    Mycologia 98:1088-103. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Moths that vector a plant pathogen also transport endophytic fungi and mycoparasitic antagonists
    Tracy S Feldman
    Biology Department, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708 0338, USA
    Microb Ecol 56:742-50. 2008
    ..In turn, the potential for insects to transmit plant pathogens as well as mycoparasites and endophytic fungi suggests complex interactions underlying a commonly observed grass-pathogen system...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reconstructing the early evolution of Fungi using a six-gene phylogeny
    Timothy Y James
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    Nature 443:818-22. 2006
    ..The enigmatic microsporidia seem to be derived from an endoparasitic chytrid ancestor similar to Rozella allomycis, on the earliest diverging branch of the fungal phylogenetic tree...
  9. doi request reprint Geographic locality and host identity shape fungal endophyte communities in cupressaceous trees
    Michele T Hoffman
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Department of Plant Sciences, 1140 East South Campus Drive, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mycol Res 112:331-44. 2008
    ..Together, our data show that not only do the abundance, diversity, and taxonomic composition of endophyte communities differ as a function of host identity and locality, but that host affinities of those communities are variable as well...
  10. pmc Fungal endophytes limit pathogen damage in a tropical tree
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:15649-54. 2003
    ..Together, these data demonstrate the capacity of diverse, horizontally transmitted endophytes of woody angiosperms to play an important but previously unappreciated role in host defense...
  11. ncbi request reprint A five-gene phylogeny of Pezizomycotina
    Joseph W Spatafora
    Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331, USA
    Mycologia 98:1018-28. 2006
    ..Within Leotiomyceta, the supraclass clades of Leotiomycetes s.s. plus Sordariomycetes and Arthoniomycetes plus Dothideomycetes were resolved with moderate support...
  12. ncbi request reprint Diversity, host affinity, and distribution of seed-infecting fungi: a case study with Cecropia
    Rachel E Gallery
    Program in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Ecology 88:582-8. 2007
    ..These results reveal complex plant-fungal interactions in soil and provide a first indication of how seed survival in tropical forests may be affected by fungal community composition...
  13. doi request reprint Fungal networks made of humans: UNITE, FESIN, and frontiers in fungal ecology
    Thomas D Bruns
    Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 97720 3102, USA
    New Phytol 177:586-8. 2008
  14. ncbi request reprint Heptaketides from Corynespora sp. inhabiting the cavern beard lichen, Usnea cavernosa: first report of metabolites of an endolichenic fungus
    Priyani A Paranagama
    SW Center for Natural Products Research and Commercialization, Office of Arid Lands Studies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, 250 E Valencia Road, Tucson, Arizona 85706 6800, USA
    J Nat Prod 70:1700-5. 2007
    ..Dehydroherbarin (5) inhibited migration of both cell lines at concentrations not toxic to these cell lines. This is the first report of metabolites from an endolichenic fungus...
  15. doi request reprint Sesquiterpene quinones and related metabolites from Phyllosticta spinarum, a fungal strain endophytic in Platycladus orientalis of the Sonoran Desert
    E M Kithsiri Wijeratne
    SW Center for Natural Products Research and Commercialization, Office of Arid Lands Studies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, 250 E Valencia Road, Tucson, Arizona 85706 6800, USA
    J Nat Prod 71:218-22. 2008
    ..When tested in a flow cytometry-based assay, tauranin induced apoptosis in PC-3M and NIH 3T3 cell lines...