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Publications


Publications

      
 
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Abstracts from Professional Meetings:
Hasenstab-Lehman, Kristen E. and Michael G. Simpson. 2010. Phylogenetic systematics of the genus Crytantha. Botany 2010, Providence, Rhode Island.
Guilliams, Matt C. and Michael G. Simpson. 2008. Phylogenetic relationships in the genus Calyptridium, Portulacaceae. Botany 2008, Vancouver,
      British Columbia.
Hasenstab, Kristen E. and Michael G. Simpson. 2008. Phylogenetic systematics of the genus Crytantha. Botany 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Pierce, Nuri B and Michael G. Simpson. 2008. Polyaperturate pollen types and ratios of heteromorphism in the monocot genus Conostylis R. Br.
      (Haemodoraceae) are described and evaluated as phylogenetically informative. Botany 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Silveira, Michael and Michael G. Simpson. 2008. Systematics of the Mesamints: Pogogyne (Lamiaceae). Botany 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Aerne, Layla.  2006. The Vegetative Anatomy of the Haemodoraceae and its Systematic Significance. Botany 2006, Chico, California. 
Silveira, Michael, Monica Bilodeau, and Michael G. Simpson.  2006. Taxonomy of The Flowering Plant Calyptridium (Portulacaceae).  Botany 2006,
      Chico, California. 
Simpson, Michael G., Layla Aerne, Michael Fay, and Steven Hopper.  2006. Phylogenetic analysis of the Haemodoraceae using morphological and
      molecular data and implications for classification and character evolution..  Botany 2006, Chico, California. 
Bilodeau, Monica, Michael Silveira, Tanya Marsh, Ashley Stein, Rose Hipskind, Christa Zacharias, and Michael G. Simpson.  2006.  Undergraduate
      Research Symposium, San Diego State University.  Poster Presentation 21 April 2006.  (3rd place, Biology)
Hargrove, Lori and Michael G. Simpson.  2002. Ultrastructure of Heterocolpate Pollen in Cryptantha (Boraginaceae). 
      Poster, Botany 2002 meetings, Madison, WI, 2-7 August 2002.
Russell, Adrienne D.  1999.  Systematics of the Eriogonoideae with an emphasis on Chorizanthe. XVI International Botanical Congress, St. Louis,
      Missouri (1-7 Sept.). Abstracts: 428.
Simpson, Michael G. & Darren H. Burton.  1999.  Systematic floral anatomy of the Pontederiaceae and a re-definition of placentation types:
      the significance of terminology.  XVI International Botanical Congress, St. Louis, Missouri (1-7 Sept.).
Burch, J.  1997.  A preliminary phylogenetic analysis of Cryptantha (Boraginaceae), with an emphasis on fruit wall ultrastructure. 
      Baja California Botanical Symposium, San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego. 
Burch, J. and Michael G. Simpson.  1996.  A preliminary phylogenetic analysis of Crytantha (Boraginaceae) with an emphasis on fruit wall ultrastructure. 
      Fourth Annual Microscopy Colloquium, San Diego State University.  3-5 May 1996. 
Burch, Jeanne and Michael G. Simpson.  1996.  A preliminary phylogenetic analysis of Cryptantha (Boraginaceae), with an emphasis on fruit wall
     ultrastructure. American Journal of Botany Abstracts 83(6): 142.  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, University of Washington,
      Seattle, 3-8 August)
Burton, Darren and Michael G. Simpson.  1996.  Floral anatomy and phylogeny of the Pontederiaceae using new and revised morphological characters
      and outgroup information.  American Journal of Botany Abstracts 83(6): 143.  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, University of Washington,
      Seattle, 3-8 August)
Dellavalle, Mary and Michael G. Simpson.  1996.  A preliminary phylogenetic analysis of Plagiobothrys (Boraginaceae), with an emphasis on nutlet
      pericarp ultrastructure. American Journal of Botany Abstracts 83(6): 150.  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, University of
      Washington, Seattle, 3-8 August)
Russell, Adrienne D.  1996. A preliminary phylogenetic analysis of the genus Chorizanthe (Subfamily Eriogonoideae, Polygonaceae) and close relatives. 
      American Journal of Botany Abstracts 83(6).  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, University of Washington, Seattle, 3-8 August)
Dellavalle, M.J. and Michael G. Simpson.  1996.  New taxonomic characters in the genus Plagiobothrys in the family Boraginaceae. 
      Fourth Annual Microscopy Colloquium, San Diego State University.  3-5 May 1996. 
Reyes, R.D. and Michael G. Simpson.  1996.  Preliminary investigation of pollen wall development of Philydrum lanuginosum (Philydraceae). 
      Fourth Annual Microscopy Colloquium, San Diego State University.  3-5 May 1996. 
Simpson, Michael G. and Darren Burton.  1996.  Interfamilial relationships of Pontederiaceae with emphasis on the families Commelinaceae,
      Haemodoraceae, and Philydraceae. American Journal of Botany Abstracts 83(6): 191.  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings,
      University of Washington, Seattle, 3-8 August)
Dodero, Mark W.  1995.  Phylogenetic analysis of Dudleya subgenus Hasseanthus (Crassulaceae) using electrophoretic data. American Journal of Botany
      Abstracts 82:.  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, San Diego, California, 6-10 August)
McMillan, Scott C.  1995.  A morphometric and systematic study of the southern California species in the genus Pogogyne (Lamiaceae). 
      American Journal of Botany Abstracts 82: .  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, San Diego, California, 6-10 August)
McMillan, Scott C.  1995.  The vernal pools of southern California and northern Baja California, Mexico.  American Journal of Botany Abstracts 82: . 
      (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, San Diego, California, 6-10 August)
Dodero, Mark W.  1994.  Phylogenetic analysis of Dudleya subgenus Hasseanthus (Crassulaceae) using morphological data. American Journal of Botany
      Abstracts 81: .  (American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings, San Antonio, Texas)

Theses:
Silveira, Michael. 2010. The Phylogenetic Systematics of Pogogyne (Lamiaceae). Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University,
      San Diego, California, USA. (pdf)
Guilliams, C. Matt.  2009. Phylogenetic Reconstruction, Character Evolution, and Conservation in the Genus Calyptridium (Montiaceae).
      Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA. (pdf)
Hasenstab, Kristen. 2009. Molecular Phylogenetic Systematics of the Plant Genus Cryptantha (Boraginaceae). Master of Science Thesis,
      San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA. (pdf)
Aerne, Layla.  2007.  Vegetative Anatomy of the Haemodoraceae and its Systematic Significance. 
      Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA. (pdf)
Lauri, Robert K.  2004.  A comparative floristic study of Palomar Mountain State Park.  Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University,
      San Diego, California, USA.  
Russell, Adrienne D.  2003.   Phylogenetic analysis and morphlogical study of the subfamily Eriogonoideae (Polygonaceae) with an
      emphasis on the genus Chorizanthe.  Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA. (pdf
Burton, Darren H.  2002.  Phylogeny, evolution of morphology, and taxonomic implications for the genus Dudleya (Crassulaceae) based on
      nrDNA ITS sequence data.  Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA.
Dellavalle-Sanvictores, Mary.  2000.   Phylogenetic analysis of the genus Plagiobothrys (Boraginaceae) using morphological and nutlet pericarp
      ultrastructural data.  Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA.  
Dodero, Mark W.  1995.   Phylogenetic analysis of Dudleya subgenus Hasseanthus (Crassulaceae) using morphological and allozyme data. 
      Master of Science Thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA.  
Dice, James C.  1988.  Systematic studies in the Nolina bigelovii - N. parryi (Nolinaceae) complex.  Master of Science Thesis,
      San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA.