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  • Wiig, Øystein; Born, Erik W; Laidre, Kristin L; Dietz, Rune; Jensen, Mikkel V; Durner, George M; Pagano, Anthony M; Regehr, Eric; St. Martin, Michelle; Atkinson, Stephen; Dyck, Markus (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Background Satellite telemetry studies provide information that is critical to the conservation and management of species affected by ecological change. Here we report on the performance and retention of ...
  • Yoo, Mi-Jeong; Albert, Victor A; Soltis, Pamela S; Soltis, Douglas E (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2006)
    Background The glycogen synthase kinase 3 (GSK3)/SHAGGY-like kinases (GSKs) are non-receptor serine/threonine protein kinases that are involved in a variety of biological processes. In contrast to the two ...
  • Martinsen, Lene; Johnsen, Arild; Venanzetti, Federica; Bachmann, Lutz (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2010)
    Background The great variety in sequence, length, complexity, and abundance of satellite DNA has made it difficult to ascribe any function to this genome component. Recent studies have shown that satellite ...
  • Manzanilla, V.; Kool, A.; Nguyen Nhat, L.; Nong Van, H.; Le Thi Thu, H.; de Boer, H. J (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Background The economic value of ginseng in the global medicinal plant trade is estimated to be in excess of US$2.1 billion. At the same time, the evolutionary placement of ginseng (Panax ginseng) and the ...
  • Kocot, Kevin M.; Struck, Torsten H; Merkel, Julia; Waits, Damien S.; Todt, Christiane; Bannock, Pamela M.; Weese, David A.; Cannon, Johanna T.; Moroz, Leonid L.; Lieb, Bernhard; Halanych, Kenneth M. (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    Abstract.—Phylogenomic studies have improved understanding of deep metazoan phylogeny and show promise for resolving incongruences among analyses based on limited numbers of loci. One region of the animal tree that has ...
  • Huber, Bernhard A.; Eberle, Jonas; Dimitrov, Dimitar (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    With almost 600 species, the latest molecular phylogeny of pholcid spiders (Eberle et al. 2018, BMC Evolutionary Biology) more than triples the largest previously available molecular phylogeny of the family. At the level ...
  • Masao, Catherine A.; Gizaw, Abel; Piñeiro, Rosalia; Tusiime, Felly M.; Wondimu, Tigist; Abdi, Ahmed A.; Popp, Magnus; Gussarova, Galina; Lye, Kåre; Munishi, Pantaleo; Nemomissa, Sileshi; Brochmann, Christian (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    Phylogeographic studies in the high mountains of Africa are hampered by the limited material available, resulting in insufficient knowledge of taxonomic variation within and among closely related species. Here, we address ...
  • Ichim, Mihael Cristi; Crisan, Gianina; Tebrencu, Carmen; de Boer, Hugo (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    The PhytoAuthent project was structured to gather, test, develop and apply, in real life case scenarios, molecular techniques, such as biochemical fingerprinting and DNA sequence-based methods, for plant identification of ...
  • Hansen, Lars Ove; Bjureke, Kristina (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    The agromyzid fly Phytomyza arnicae Hering, 1925 is reported from Norway for the first time. This species is exclusively associated with Arnica montana L., where the larvae are leaf-miners. Mining larvae were collected in ...
  • Kool, Anneleen; Thulin, Mats (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    The mainly Mediterranean genus Rhodalsine (Caryophyllaceae) is revised and a single species, R. geniculata, is recognized, distributed from the Canary Islands in the west to Somalia in the east. The history of the taxon, ...
  • Søli, Geir Einar Ellefsen; Aarvik, Leif; Magnussen, Trude (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    After 142 years, Plutellapolaris Zeller, 1880 was rediscovered at Svalbard, Norway, in 2015. The locality and its vegetation are described. The specimen is the first female ever recorded, and its genitalia are illustrated. ...
  • Eriksen, Eva Lieungh; Ullerud, Heidrun Asgeirsdatter; Halvorsen, Rune; Aune, Sigrun; Bratli, Harald; Horvath, Peter; Volden, Inger Kristine; Wollan, Anders Kvalvåg; Bryn, Anders (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Questions: Substantial variation between observers has been found when comparing parallel land-cover maps, but how can we know which map is better? What magnitude of error and inter-observer variation is expected when ...
  • Lindqvist, Charlotte; Laakkonen, Liisa; Albert, Victor A (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2007)
    Background A controversial topic in evolutionary developmental biology is whether morphological diversification in natural populations can be driven by expansions and contractions of amino acid repeats in ...
  • Sinding, Mikkel Holger Strander; Gopalakrishnan, Shyam; Vieira, Filipe G.; Samaniego, Jose A; Raundrup, Katrine; Heide Jørgensen, Mads Peter; Meldgaard, Morten; Petersen, Bent; Sicheritz-Ponten, Thomas; Mikkelsen, Johan Brus; Marquard-Petersen, Ulf; Dietz, Rune; Sonne, Christian; Dalén, Love; Bachmann, Lutz; Wiig, Øystein; Hansen, Anders J.; Gilbert, Marcus Thomas Pius (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    North America is currently home to a number of grey wolf (Canis lupus) and wolf-like canid populations, including the coyote (Canis latrans) and the taxonomically controversial red, Eastern timber and Great Lakes wolves. ...
  • Ramírez, Raúl; Bakke, Tor A; Harris, Philip D (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    Background Gyrodactylus salaris is a directly transmitted ectoparasite that reproduces in situ on its fish host. Wild Norwegian (East Atlantic) salmon stocks are thought to be ...
  • Supriya, K.; Price, Trevor; Rowe, Melissah (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Theoretical models predict that investment in pre-copulatory and post-copulatory sexually selected traits should trade-off. At the macroevolutionary scale, the majority of studies to date have focused on male weaponry as ...
  • Hurum, Jørn H.; Kielan-Jaworowska, Zofia (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2009)
    We describe an incomplete postcranial skeleton of Catopsbaatar catopsaloides from the ?late Campanian red beds of Hermiin Tsav I, in the Gobi Desert, Mongolia. The skeleton is fragmentary and the preservation of bone surface ...
  • Thormann, Imke; Parra-Quijano, Mauricio; Endresen, Dag Terje Filip; Rubio-Teso, María Luisa; Iriondo, José M.; Maxted, Nigel (Book / Bok / PublishedVersion, 2014)
    Predictive characterizationPredictive characterization methods use ecogeographical and climatic data derived from the specific location of a collecting or observation site, to predict characteristics of accessions and ...
  • Ekeheien, Christina; Delsett, Lene Liebe; Roberts, Aubrey Jane; Hurum, Jørn Harald (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Jaw elements of Omphalosaurus sp. are described from the Early Triassic (Spathian) of Marmierfjellet, Spitsbergen. The elements are from the Grippia and the Lower Saurian niveaus in the Vendomdalen Member of the Vikinghøgda ...
  • Sonne, Christian; Andersen-Ranberg, Emilie; Rajala, Elisabeth; Agerholm, Jørgen S.; Bonefeld-Jørgensen, Eva; Desforges, Jean-Pierre; Eulaers, Igor; Gustavson, Kim; Jenssen, Bjørn Munro; Koch, Anders; Rosing-Asvid, Aqqalu; Schmidt, Nils Martin; Grøndahl, Carsten; Mosbacher, Jesper Bruun; Siebert, Ursula; Tryland, Morten; Mulvad, Gert; Born, Erik W; Laidre, Kristin; Wiig, Øystein; Dietz, Rune; Magnusson, Ulf (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Zoonotic infections transmitted from terrestrial and marine mammals to humans in European Arctic are of unknown significance, despite considerable potential for transmission due to local hunt and a rapidly changing ...