Ellen S Martinsen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vermont
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Morphologically defined subgenera of Plasmodium from avian hosts: test of monophyly by phylogenetic analysis of two mitochondrial genes
    E S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    Parasitology 134:483-90. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A three-genome phylogeny of malaria parasites (Plasmodium and closely related genera): evolution of life-history traits and host switches
    Ellen S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:261-73. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Avian hemosporidian parasites from northern California oak woodland and chaparral habitats
    Ellen S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    J Wildl Dis 44:260-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Morphological versus molecular identification of avian Haemosporidia: an exploration of three species concepts
    E S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    Parasitology 133:279-88. 2006

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Morphologically defined subgenera of Plasmodium from avian hosts: test of monophyly by phylogenetic analysis of two mitochondrial genes
    E S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    Parasitology 134:483-90. 2007
    ..Samples of the subgenus Giovannolaia did not form a monophyletic group. Thus, the characters used by parasitologists for over a century to define subgenera of Plasmodium vary in their phylogenetic significance...
  2. doi request reprint A three-genome phylogeny of malaria parasites (Plasmodium and closely related genera): evolution of life-history traits and host switches
    Ellen S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:261-73. 2008
    ..The Plasmodium of birds and squamate reptiles all fall within a single clade, with evidence for repeated switching between birds and squamate hosts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Avian hemosporidian parasites from northern California oak woodland and chaparral habitats
    Ellen S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    J Wildl Dis 44:260-8. 2008
    ..Overall prevalence of hemosporidians at the northern California sites and predominance of Haemoproteus spp. was similar to that reported in most other surveys for the USA, Canada, and the Caribbean islands...
  4. ncbi request reprint Morphological versus molecular identification of avian Haemosporidia: an exploration of three species concepts
    E S Martinsen
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    Parasitology 133:279-88. 2006
    ..Thus, except for H. belopolskyi, parasites identified to species by morphology were supported by both the genetic and phylogenetic species concepts...