Rafael Zardoya

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Signature of an early genetic bottleneck in a population of Moroccan sardines (Sardina pilchardus)
    Touriya Atarhouch
    Département de ressources halieutiques, Institut National de Recherche Halieutique, INRH, Rue de Tiznit, 2, Casablanca, Morocco
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 39:373-83. 2006
  2. pmc Integrative analyses of speciation and divergence in Psammodromus hispanicus (Squamata: Lacertidae)
    Patrick S Fitze
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Universite de Lausanne, Biophore, Lausanne, CH 1015, Switzerland
    BMC Evol Biol 11:347. 2011
  3. pmc Origin of plant glycerol transporters by horizontal gene transfer and functional recruitment
    Rafael Zardoya
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:14893-6. 2002
  4. ncbi Complete nucleotide sequence of the mitochondrial genome of a salamander, Mertensiella luschani
    Rafael Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Gene 317:17-27. 2003
  5. ncbi 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
  6. ncbi Patterns of cladogenesis in the venomous marine gastropod genus Conus from the Cape Verde islands
    Regina L Cunha
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, Madrid 28006, Spain
    Syst Biol 54:634-50. 2005
  7. ncbi A hotspot of gene order rearrangement by tandem duplication and random loss in the vertebrate mitochondrial genome
    Diego San Mauro
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Biol Evol 23:227-34. 2006
  8. ncbi Evolutionary and biogeographic patterns of the Badidae (Teleostei: Perciformes) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequence data
    Lukas Rüber
    Departmento de Biodiversidad y Biología Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 32:1010-22. 2004
  9. pmc Genetic structuring and migration patterns of Atlantic bigeye tuna, Thunnus obesus (Lowe, 1839)
    Elena G Gonzalez
    Department of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2 28006 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 8:252. 2008
  10. pmc The origin of modern frogs (Neobatrachia) was accompanied by acceleration in mitochondrial and nuclear substitution rates
    Iker Irisarri
    Department of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Genomics 13:626. 2012

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  1. ncbi Signature of an early genetic bottleneck in a population of Moroccan sardines (Sardina pilchardus)
    Touriya Atarhouch
    Département de ressources halieutiques, Institut National de Recherche Halieutique, INRH, Rue de Tiznit, 2, Casablanca, Morocco
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 39:373-83. 2006
    ..The genetic singularity of the Safi population could have been responsible for the historical collapse of this sardine stock in the 1970s...
  2. pmc Integrative analyses of speciation and divergence in Psammodromus hispanicus (Squamata: Lacertidae)
    Patrick S Fitze
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Universite de Lausanne, Biophore, Lausanne, CH 1015, Switzerland
    BMC Evol Biol 11:347. 2011
    ..Integrative analyses allow linking diversification to geological, climatic, and ecological events, and thus disentangling the relative importance of different evolutionary drivers in generating and maintaining current species richness...
  3. pmc Origin of plant glycerol transporters by horizontal gene transfer and functional recruitment
    Rafael Zardoya
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:14893-6. 2002
    ..This striking example of adaptive evolution at the molecular level was demonstrated further by finding convergent or parallel replacements at particular amino acid positions related to water- and glycerol-transporting specificity...
  4. ncbi Complete nucleotide sequence of the mitochondrial genome of a salamander, Mertensiella luschani
    Rafael Zardoya
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Gene 317:17-27. 2003
    ..Overall, cartilaginous fishes showed the least variation in amino acid frequencies and replacements. Constancy of rates of evolution among the main lineages of jawed vertebrates was rejected...
  5. ncbi 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...
  6. ncbi Patterns of cladogenesis in the venomous marine gastropod genus Conus from the Cape Verde islands
    Regina L Cunha
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, Madrid 28006, Spain
    Syst Biol 54:634-50. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that the main factor responsible for species diversity in the archipelago may be allopatric speciation promoted by the reduced dispersal capacity of nonplanktonic lecithotrophic larvae...
  7. ncbi A hotspot of gene order rearrangement by tandem duplication and random loss in the vertebrate mitochondrial genome
    Diego San Mauro
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Biol Evol 23:227-34. 2006
    ..Convergent gene rearrangements are not unlikely in hotspots of gene order rearrangement by TDRL...
  8. ncbi Evolutionary and biogeographic patterns of the Badidae (Teleostei: Perciformes) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequence data
    Lukas Rüber
    Departmento de Biodiversidad y Biología Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 32:1010-22. 2004
    ..Our data, therefore, indicate a substantial role of vicariant-based speciation shaping the current distribution patterns of badids...
  9. pmc Genetic structuring and migration patterns of Atlantic bigeye tuna, Thunnus obesus (Lowe, 1839)
    Elena G Gonzalez
    Department of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2 28006 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 8:252. 2008
    ..We assess genetic structure patterns of Atlantic bigeye tuna at the nuclear level, and compare them with mitochondrial evidence...
  10. pmc The origin of modern frogs (Neobatrachia) was accompanied by acceleration in mitochondrial and nuclear substitution rates
    Iker Irisarri
    Department of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Genomics 13:626. 2012
    ..These represent major clades not included in previous mitogenomic analyses, and most of them are remarkably species-poor compared to other neobatrachians...
  11. pmc Neogastropod phylogenetic relationships based on entire mitochondrial genomes
    Regina L Cunha
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 9:210. 2009
    ..Neogastropoda has been classified into up to six superfamilies including Buccinoidea, Muricoidea, Olivoidea, Pseudolivoidea, Conoidea, and Cancellarioidea. Phylogenetic relationships among neogastropod superfamilies remain unresolved...
  12. ncbi Evolution of mouthbrooding and life-history correlates in the fighting fish genus Betta
    Lukas Rüber
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Evolution 58:799-813. 2004
    ..Our results thus challenge the general predictions of the "safe harbor" hypothesis for the evolution of alternative brood care forms in the fighting fish genus Betta...
  13. doi Replaying the tape: recurring biogeographical patterns in Cape Verde Conus after 12 million years
    Regina L Cunha
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Ecol 17:885-901. 2008
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  14. ncbi Initial diversification of living amphibians predated the breakup of Pangaea
    Diego San Mauro
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, E 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Am Nat 165:590-9. 2005
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  15. ncbi Molecular phylogeny of euthyneura (mollusca: gastropoda)
    Cristina Grande
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Biol Evol 21:303-13. 2004
    ..The monophyly of the Euthyneura (Opisthobranchia + Pulmonata) was rejected by the inclusion of the heterostrophan Pyramidella...
  16. pmc Relative role of life-history traits and historical factors in shaping genetic population structure of sardines (Sardina pilchardus)
    Elena G Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2 28006 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 7:197. 2007
    ..Previous genetic studies based on meristic and mitochondrial control region haplotype frequency data supported the existence of two sardine subspecies (S. p. pilchardus and S. p. sardina)...
  17. ncbi Genetic diversity and historical demography of Atlantic bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus)
    Pilar Martinez
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 39:404-16. 2006
    ..In addition, migration rates were estimated using coalescent methods, and showed a net migration from Atlantic Ocean feeding grounds towards the Gulf of Guinea, the best-known spawning ground of Atlantic bigeye tuna...
  18. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships among Opisthobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda) based on mitochondrial cox 1, trnV, and rrnL genes
    Cristina Grande
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:378-88. 2004
    ..The new molecular phylogeny provided a robust framework for comparative studies, and prompted a revision of the morphological synapomorphies diagnosing the main clades within opisthobranchs...
  19. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships of Iberian Aphodiini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) based on morphological and molecular data
    Francisco José Cabrero-Sañudo
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 31:1084-100. 2004
    ..Several tests were conducted to discern between both competing hypotheses, as well as to assess the effect of incomplete taxon sampling...
  20. ncbi Rapid speciation and ecological divergence in the American seven-spined gobies (Gobiidae, Gobiosomatini) inferred from a molecular phylogeny
    Lukas Rüber
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Evolution 57:1584-98. 2003
    ..Overall, our results confirm that the diversity of Gobiosomatini has arisen during episodes of adaptive radiation, and emphasize the importance of ecology in marine speciation...
  21. pmc Evolution of gastropod mitochondrial genome arrangements
    Cristina Grande
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 8:61. 2008
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  22. doi Microsatellite DNA capture from enriched libraries
    Elena G Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, MNCN CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Methods Mol Biol 1006:67-87. 2013
    ..Guides for designing new species-specific primers and basic genotyping are also given...
  23. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships of discoglossid frogs (Amphibia:Anura:Discoglossidae) based on complete mitochondrial genomes and nuclear genes
    Diego San Mauro
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2 E 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Gene 343:357-66. 2004
    ..In all cases, a sister group relationship between Alytes and Discoglossus was recovered with high statistical support...
  24. doi The complete mitochondrial genome of the relict frog Leiopelma archeyi: insights into the root of the frog Tree of Life
    Iker Irisarri
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Mitochondrial DNA 21:173-82. 2010
    ..These results, together with comparative data for other available vertebrate mt genomes, provide evidence that the 5' end of the control region is a hot spot for gene order rearrangement...
  25. ncbi Evolutionarily distinct residues in the uncoupling protein UCP1 are essential for its characteristic basal proton conductance
    Jesús Jiménez-Jiménez
    Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas, CSIC, Ramiro de Maeztu 9, Madrid, Spain
    J Mol Biol 359:1010-22. 2006
    ..We found that substitution of both Glu134 and Met140 abolishes the basal proton permeability of UCP1 while preserving fatty acid activation and its nucleotide inhibition...
  26. ncbi Phylogeny and evolution of the major intrinsic protein family
    Rafael Zardoya
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Biol Cell 97:397-414. 2005
    ..With the recent increase in genomic projects, there is a considerable increase in the quantity and taxonomic range of MIPs in molecular databases...
  27. ncbi Rapid cladogenesis in marine fishes revisited
    Lukas Rüber
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Evolution 59:1119-27. 2005
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  28. doi Sequencing and phylogenomic analysis of whole mitochondrial genomes of animals
    Rafael Zardoya
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Methods Mol Biol 422:185-200. 2008
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  29. pmc Oxidative stress, thermogenesis and evolution of uncoupling proteins
    Eduardo Rial
    Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    J Biol 8:58. 2009
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  30. doi Effect of taxon sampling on recovering the phylogeny of squamate reptiles based on complete mitochondrial genome and nuclear gene sequence data
    Eva M Albert
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Gene 441:12-21. 2009
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  31. doi LRRC8 proteins share a common ancestor with pannexins, and may form hexameric channels involved in cell-cell communication
    Federico Abascal
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, Madrid, Spain
    Bioessays 34:551-60. 2012
    ..By compiling available proteomics and gene expression data, and on the basis of the LRRC8 proposed hexameric channel structure, we present clues to the function of this family...
  32. doi The evolution of the mitochondrial genetic code in arthropods revisited
    Federico Abascal
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mitochondrial DNA 23:84-91. 2012
    ..In addition, we identified three variables (GC content, number of AGG codons, and taxonomic information) that best explain the use of each of the two alternative genetic codes...
  33. doi Ancient origin of endemic Iberian earth-boring dung beetles (Geotrupidae)
    Regina L Cunha
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 59:578-86. 2011
    ..These Iberian flightless beetle lineages are probably paleoendemics that have survived since the Tertiary in this refuge area during Plio-Pleistocene climatic fluctuations by evolving adaptations to arid and semi-arid environments...
  34. ncbi Phylogeny of caecilian amphibians (Gymnophiona) based on complete mitochondrial genomes and nuclear RAG1
    Diego San Mauro
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:413-27. 2004
    ..Comparisons of trees using the non-parametric Templeton, Kishino-Hasegawa, Approximately Unbiased, and Shimodaira-Hasegawa tests suggest that the latter may be too conservative...
  35. pmc Reversal to air-driven sound production revealed by a molecular phylogeny of tongueless frogs, family Pipidae
    Iker Irisarri
    Department of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 11:114. 2011
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  36. pmc TranslatorX: multiple alignment of nucleotide sequences guided by amino acid translations
    Federico Abascal
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Nucleic Acids Res 38:W7-13. 2010
    ..The TranslatorX server is freely available at http://translatorx.co.uk...
  37. doi Evolution of the insulin receptor family and receptor isoform expression in vertebrates
    Catalina Hernandez-Sanchez
    3D Lab Development, Differentiation and Degeneration, Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiopathology, Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Ramiro de Maeztu 9, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Biol Evol 25:1043-53. 2008
    ..The highly divergent sequence of both exons and the reconstructed phylogeny of the vertebrate IR family strongly indicate that both exons were acquired independently by each paralog...
  38. doi Evolutionary analyses of gap junction protein families
    Federico Abascal
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1828:4-14. 2013
    ..Several groups of paralogy were identified within each subfamily. This article is part of a Special Issue entitled: The Communicating junctions, roles and dysfunctions...
  39. ncbi The complete mitochondrial genome of the nudibranch Roboastra europaea (Mollusca: Gastropoda) supports the monophyly of opisthobranchs
    Cristina Grande
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Biol Evol 19:1672-85. 2002
    ..The relative position of the trnP gene between the trnA and nad6 genes was found to be a synapomorphy of opisthobranchs that supports their monophyly...
  40. doi Caenogastropod mitogenomics
    David Osca
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales MNCN CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 93:118-28. 2015
    ..The polyphyly of Muricoidea could be tentatively resolved excluding the families Volutidae and Babyloniidae, which would imply raising them to the rank of superfamilies. ..
  41. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships of Iberian dung beetles (Coleoptera: scarabaeinae): insights on the evolution of nesting behavior
    Soraya Villalba
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal 2 28006 Madrid, Spain
    J Mol Evol 55:116-26. 2002
    ..Our results suggest tentative single origins for both the tunneling and the rolling behaviors, and the possibility that the rolling behavior could have been lost secondarily in Copris...
  42. ncbi On the phylogenetic position of a rare Iberian endemic mammal, the Pyrenean desman (Galemys pyrenaicus)
    María Teresa Cabria
    Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Gene 375:1-13. 2006
    ..A Bayesian inference based on a combined mitochondrial and nuclear data set without Pholidota arrived at an almost fully resolved tree that supported the basal position of Eulipotyphla within Laurasiatheria...
  43. doi Beyond Conus: Phylogenetic relationships of Conidae based on complete mitochondrial genomes
    Juan E Uribe
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales MNCN CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 107:142-151. 2016
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  44. doi Phylogenetic relationships among superfamilies of Neritimorpha (Mollusca: Gastropoda)
    Juan E Uribe
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales MNCN CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 104:21-31. 2016
    ..jana has undergone major rearrangements. We sequenced about half of the mitochondrial genome of another species of Helicinoidea, Viana regina, and confirmed that this species shares the highly derived gene order of P. jana. ..
  45. doi Phylogenetic relationships of Mediterranean and North-East Atlantic Cantharidinae and notes on Stomatellinae (Vetigastropoda: Trochidae)
    Juan E Uribe
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales MNCN CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 107:64-79. 2016
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  46. pmc Island survivors: population genetic structure and demography of the critically endangered giant lizard of La Gomera, Gallotia bravoana
    Elena G Gonzalez
    New address Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biología Evolutiva, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, MNCN CSIC, José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, Madrid, 28006, Spain
    BMC Genet 15:121. 2014
    ..Current genetic variability, and inferred past demographic changes were determined in order to discern the relative contribution of natural versus human-mediated effects on the observed decline in population size...
  47. doi The mitochondrial genome of Ifremeria nautilei and the phylogenetic position of the enigmatic deep-sea Abyssochrysoidea (Mollusca: Gastropoda)
    David Osca
    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales MNCN CSIC, Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Gene 547:257-66. 2014
    ..Moreover, a relaxed molecular-clock timetree calibrated with fossils dated the divergence of Abyssochrysoidea in the Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous indicating a relatively modern colonization of deep-sea environments by these snails. ..