Michael A Russello

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Giant Galápagos tortoises; molecular genetic analyses identify a trans-island hybrid in a repatriation program of an endangered taxon
    Michel C Milinkovitch
    Laboratory of Evolutionary Genetics, Institute for Molecular Biology and Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, rue Jeener and Brachet 12, 6041 Gosselies, Belgium
    BMC Ecol 7:2. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Ex situ population management in the absence of pedigree information
    M A Russello
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:2829-40. 2004
  3. pmc A cryptic taxon of Galápagos tortoise in conservation peril
    Michael A Russello
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Biol Lett 1:287-90. 2005
  4. pmc Progressive colonization and restricted gene flow shape island-dependent population structure in Galápagos marine iguanas (Amblyrhynchus cristatus)
    Sebastian Steinfartz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies Molecular Systematics and Conservation Genetics Laboratory, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:297. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint A molecular phylogeny of Amazona: implications for Neotropical parrot biogeography, taxonomy, and conservation
    Michael A Russello
    Center for Environmental Research and Conservation, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 30:421-37. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Historical analysis of a near disaster: Anopheles gambiae in Brazil
    Aristeidis Parmakelis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 21 Sachem Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:176-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic rediscovery of an 'extinct' Galápagos giant tortoise species
    Ryan C Garrick
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Curr Biol 22:R10-1. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Lonesome George is not alone among Galápagos tortoises
    Michael A Russello
    Curr Biol 17:R317-8. 2007
  9. pmc Genetic evidence links invasive monk parakeet populations in the United States to the international pet trade
    Michael A Russello
    Department of Biology and Physical Geography, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia V1V 1V7, Canada
    BMC Evol Biol 8:217. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint On the horns of a dilemma: molecular approaches refine ex situ conservation in crisis
    Michael A Russello
    Unit of Biology and Physical Geography, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada V1V 1V7
    Mol Ecol 16:2405-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Giant Galápagos tortoises; molecular genetic analyses identify a trans-island hybrid in a repatriation program of an endangered taxon
    Michel C Milinkovitch
    Laboratory of Evolutionary Genetics, Institute for Molecular Biology and Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, rue Jeener and Brachet 12, 6041 Gosselies, Belgium
    BMC Ecol 7:2. 2007
    ..However, analysis of 118 samples from released individuals indicated that the bias sex ratio and large variance in reproductive success among the 15 breeders has severely reduced the effective population size (Ne)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ex situ population management in the absence of pedigree information
    M A Russello
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:2829-40. 2004
    ....
  3. pmc A cryptic taxon of Galápagos tortoise in conservation peril
    Michael A Russello
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Biol Lett 1:287-90. 2005
    ....
  4. pmc Progressive colonization and restricted gene flow shape island-dependent population structure in Galápagos marine iguanas (Amblyrhynchus cristatus)
    Sebastian Steinfartz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies Molecular Systematics and Conservation Genetics Laboratory, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:297. 2009
    ..Here, we analyze the microevolution of marine iguanas using the complete mitochondrial control region (CR) as well as 13 microsatellite loci representing more than 1200 individuals from 13 islands...
  5. ncbi request reprint A molecular phylogeny of Amazona: implications for Neotropical parrot biogeography, taxonomy, and conservation
    Michael A Russello
    Center for Environmental Research and Conservation, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 30:421-37. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Historical analysis of a near disaster: Anopheles gambiae in Brazil
    Aristeidis Parmakelis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 21 Sachem Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:176-8. 2008
    ..Furthermore, these results highlight the potential danger of human-mediated range expansions of insect disease vectors and the importance of museum collections in retrieving historical information...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic rediscovery of an 'extinct' Galápagos giant tortoise species
    Ryan C Garrick
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Curr Biol 22:R10-1. 2012
    ..If found, these purebred C. elephantopus individuals could constitute core founders of a captive breeding program directed towards resurrecting this species...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lonesome George is not alone among Galápagos tortoises
    Michael A Russello
    Curr Biol 17:R317-8. 2007
  9. pmc Genetic evidence links invasive monk parakeet populations in the United States to the international pet trade
    Michael A Russello
    Department of Biology and Physical Geography, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia V1V 1V7, Canada
    BMC Evol Biol 8:217. 2008
    ..These data supported comparative analyses of mtDNA lineage diversity in the native and naturalized ranges of the monk parakeet and allowed for identification of putative source populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint On the horns of a dilemma: molecular approaches refine ex situ conservation in crisis
    Michael A Russello
    Unit of Biology and Physical Geography, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada V1V 1V7
    Mol Ecol 16:2405-6. 2007
    ....