Research focus:

Anatomy, morphology, phylogeny, and evolution of gymnosperms (particularly Araucariaceae and Podocarpaceae)

 

Curriculum vitae:

 

New article

  • Knopf, P., Schulz, Ch., Little, D. P., Stützel, Th., Stevenson, D. W. 2012: Relationships within Podocarpaceae based on DNA sequence, anatomical, morphological, and biogeographical data. Cladistics 28: 271-299
  • Little, D. P., Knopf P., Schulz Ch.. 2013: DNA barcode identification of Podocarpaceae—the second largest conifer family. PLoS ONE.
  • Leslie, A.B., Glasspool, I., Herendeen, P.S., Ichinnorov, N., Knopf, P., Takahashi, M., Crane, P.R. In press. Pinaceae-like reproductive morphology in Schizolepidopsis canicularis, sp. nov. from the Early Cretaceous (Aptian-Albian) of Mongolia. - American Journal of Botany (2013 Nov 27. [Epub ahead of print])

 

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  • Barcodes for Trees: Researchers Identify Genetic Fingerprints of Endangered Conifers (Science Daily)
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