Science publications 2020

This is a list of the publications by research staff, students and Honorary Associates of Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria for 2020. For details of individual staff members and their projects see the staff pages.

Refereed journal articles

Crous, P.W. [and 131 authors including Davoodian, N.May, T.W. & Syme, K.] (2020). Fungal Planet description sheets: 1112–1181. Persoonia 45: 251–409.

May, T.W. (2020). Procedures and timetable for proposals to amend Chapter F of the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants. IMA Fungus 11:21, 1–4. 

Dowe, J.L., May, T.W., Maroske, S. & Smith, L.T. (2020). The Wehl family of South Australia and their botanical connections with ‘Dear Uncle’ Baron Ferdinand von Mueller. Swainsona 34, 1–79. 

Thines, M., Aoki, T., Crous, P.W., Hyde, K.D., Lücking, R., Malosso, E., May, T.W., Miller, A.N., Redhead, S.A., Yurkov, A.M. & Hawksworth, D.L. (2020) Setting scientific names at all taxonomic ranks in italics facilitates their quick recognition in scientific papers. IMA Fungus 11, 25.

Davoodian, N., Jackson, C.J., Holmes, G.D., Lebel, T. 2020. Continental‐scale metagenomics, BLAST searches, and herbarium specimens: The Australian Microbiome Initiative and the National Herbarium of Victoria. Applications in Plant Sciences 8(9), e11392. DOI: 10.1002/aps3.11392

Rule, M., Ang, Y., Rubite, R., Docot, R., Bustamante, R. & Robinson, A.S. (2020). Begonia makuruyot (Begoniaceae, section Baryandra), a new species from Surigao del Norte Province, Philippines. Phytotaxa, 470(3), 226–234. doi:

Kõljalg, U, Nilsson, H.R., Schigel, D., Tedersoo, L., Larsson, K.-H., May, T.W., Taylor, A.F.S., Jeppesen, T.S., Frøslev, T.G., Lindahl, B., Põldmaa, K., Saar, I., Suija, A., Savchenko, A., Yatsiuk, I., Adojaan, K., Ivanov, F., Piirmann, T., Pöhönen, R., Zirk, A. and Abarenkov, K. (2020). The taxon hypothesis paradigm – on the unambiguous detection and communication of taxa. Microorganisms 8, 1910; doi:10.3390/microorganisms8121910   

Amor, M.D., Walsh, N.G., & James, E.A. (2020). Genetic patterns and climate modelling reveal challenges for conserving Sclerolaena napiformis (Amaranthaceae s.l.) an endemic chenopod of southeast Australia. Diversity, 12, 417 

Cross, A.T., Krueger, T.A., Gonella, P.M., Robinson, A.S., & Fleischmann, A.S. (2020). Conservation of carnivorous plants in the age of extinction. Global Ecology and Conservation, e01272. doi: 10.1016/j.gecco.2020.e01272

Bianchi, A., Lee, C.C., Golos, M.R., Mey, F.S., Mansur, M., Mambrasar, Y.M. & Robinson, A.S. 2020. Nepenthes diabolica (Nepenthaceae), a new species of toothed pitcher plant from Central Sulawesi. Phytotaxa464(1): 29–48.

Ohlsen, D.J., Brownsey, P.J., Shepherd, L.D., Perrie, L.R., May, E.L., Chen, C-W. and Bayly, M.J. (2020.) Pteris epaleata, a new fern species from Australia and New Zealand segregated from P. comans (Pteridaceae). Muelleria39, 17–26.

Brownsey, P.J., Ohlsen, D.J., Shepherd, L.D., Bouma, W.L., May, E.L., Bayly, M.J. and Perrie, L.R. (2020). A review of the fern genus Pellaea (Pteridaceae) in Australasia. Australian Systematic Botany, 33(5), 446–457.

Lücking, R., Aime, M.C., Robbertse, B., Miller, A.N. Ariyawansa, H.A., Aoki, T., Cardinali, G., Crous, P.W., Druzhinina, I.S., Geiser, D.M., Hawksworth, D.L., Hyde, K.D., Irinyi, L., Jeewon, R., Johnston, P.R., Kirk, P.M., Malosso, E., May, T.W., Meyer, W., Öpik, M., Robert, V., Seifert, K.A., Stadler, M., Thines, M., Vu, D., Yurkov, A.M., Zhang, N. & Schoch, C.L. (2020). Unambiguous identification of fungi: where do we stand and how accurate and precise is fungal DNA barcoding? IMA Fungus 11,14.

Cámara-Leret, R., Frodin, D.G., Adema, F., [...], Ohlsen, D.J., [...] et al. 2020. New Guinea has the world’s richest island flora. Nature, 1–5.

Smith, R.L., Sawbridge, T., Mann, R., Kaur, J., May, T.W. & Edwards, J. (2020). Rediscovering an old foe: optimised molecular methods for DNA extraction and sequencing applications for fungarium specimens of powdery mildew (Erysiphales). PLoS ONE, 15(5), e0232535.

Dowe, J.L. & Maroske, S. (2020) John Dallachy (1804–71): collecting botanical specimens at Rockingham Bay. Historical Records of Australian Science, 31, 101–117

Dowe, J.L. & Maroske, S. (2020) John Dallachy (1804–71): from gardener to botanical collector. Historical Records of Australian Science, 31, 87–100.

Reiter, N., Phillips, R.D., Swarts, N., Wright, M., Holmes, G., Sussmilch, F., Davis, B., Whitehead, M., and Linde, C. (2020). Specific genus-wide mycorrhizal associations in Caladenia (Orchidaceae); Fungal sharing between common and threatened orchids. Annals of Botany, mcaa116.

Phillips, R.D., Reiter, N., Peakall, R. (2020). Orchid conservation: from theory to practice. Annals of Botany 126, 345–362.

Messina, A. (2020). Afrohybanthus bennettiae (Violaceae) a new combination for a rare violet from the Kimberley region. Muelleria, 39, 15.

Ohlsen, D.J., Perrie, L.R., May, E.L. & Bayly, M.J. (2020). A new fern record for Victoria, Hymenophyllum marginatum (Hymenophyllaceae). Muelleria, 39, 9–13.

Walsh, N. (2020). Acacia ureniae (Fabaceae: Caesalpinioideae), a new, rare wattle from eastern Victoria. Muelleria, 39, 3–7.

De la Fuente, J.I., Pinzon, J., Guzman-Davalos, L., Uitzil-Colli, M.O. & Lebel T. (2020). A new Stephanospora (Stephanosporaceae, Agaricales) from the Yucatan peninsula, Mexico. Phytotaxa, 436 (1): 63–71.

Ohlsen, D.J., Shepherd, L.D., Perrie, L.R., Brownsey, P.J. & Bayly, M.J. (2020). Genetic variation and phylogeography of the Australian and New Zealand fern Asplenium flabellifolium (Aspleniaceae). Australian Systematic Botany 33, 412–426.

Tandang, D.N., Bustamante, R.A.A., Ferreras, U., Hadsall, A.S., Pimm-Lyon, S. & Robinson, A.S. (2020). Corybas circinatus (Orchidaceae), a new species from Palawan, the Philippines. Phytotaxa, 446(2), 135–140. doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.446.2.7

Amor, M.D., Johnson, J.C. & James, E.A. (2020). Identification of clonemates and genetic lineages using next-generation sequencing (ddRADseq) guides conservation of a rare species, Bossiaea vombata (Fabaceae). Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 45, 125544.

Amor, M.D., Jackson, C.J., Holmes, G.D., & James, E.A. (2020). Characterization of the complete chloroplast genome of Sclerolaena napiformis Wilson, an endangered Australian chenopod. Mitochondrial DNA Part B, 5(2), 1332–1333.

Reiter, N., Bohman, B., Freestone, M., Brown, G.R., Phillips, R.D. (2020). Pollination by nectar-foraging thynnine wasps in the endangered Caladenia arenaria and Caladenia concolor (Orchidaceae). Australian Journal of Botany67, 490–500.

Gunn, B.F., Murphy, D.J., Walsh, N.G., Conran, J.G., Pires, J.C., Macfarlane, T.D. & Birch, J.L.  (2020) Evolution of Lomandroideae: Multiple origins of polyploidy and biome occupancy in Australia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 149, 1–16.

Davoodian, N., Hosaka, K., Raspé, O., Asher, O.A., Franck, A.R., De Kesel, A., Delaney, T.P., Ammirati, J.F., Nagasawa, E., Buyck, B. & Halling, R.E. (2020). Diversity of Gyroporus (Gyroporaceae, Boletales): rpb2 phylogeny and three new species. Phytotaxa, 434(3), 208–218. doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.434.3.2

Hirst, M.J., Griffin, P.C., Wu, L.H. & Hoffmann, A.A. (2020). Testing the environmental warming responses of Brachyscome daisy species using a common garden approach Austral Ecology.

Kantvilas, G., Stajsic, V. & McCarthy, P.M. (2020). A new combination in Angiactis (lichenised Ascomycetes: Roccellaceae). Muelleria, 38, 71–71.

Lebel, T., Syme, K., Barrett, M. & Cooper, J.A. (2020). Two new species of Asproinocybe (Tricholomataceae) from Australasia. Muelleria, 38, 77–85.

Orel, H.K., Murphy, D.J., & Walsh, N.G. (2020). Acacia cineramis (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae), a new species endemic to south-eastern Australia, and an investigation of phyllode nervature in allied species. Muelleria, 38, 87–99.

Walsh, N.G. & Sluiter, I.R.K. (2020). Lectotypification of Atriplex stipitata Benth. (Chenopodiaceae) and recognition of a new subspecies. Muelleria, 38, 101–109.

Walsh, N.G. & Schulz, E.M. (2020). Notes on Pimelea curviflora and P. micrantha (Thymelaeaceae, Sect. Epallage) and recognition of two new subspecies of P. curvifloraMuelleria, 38, 111–123.

Golos, M., Robinson, A.S., Barer, M., Dancak, M., de Witte, J., Limberg, A., Sapawi, N. & Tjiasmanto, W. (2020). Nepenthes fractiflexa (Nepenthaceae), a new Bornean pitcher plant exhibiting concaulescent metatopy and a high degree of axillary bud activation. Phytotaxa, 432(2), 125–143. doi: 10.11646/phytotaxa.432.2.3

Rae, I.D. & Maroske, S. (2020). Ferdinand von Mueller’s phytochemical laboratory. Historical Records of Australian Science, 31(1), 26–38. doi: 10.1071/HR19010

Amor, M.D., Holmes, G.D. & James, E.A. (2020). Characterization of the complete plastid genome of Astelia australiana (JH Willis) LB Moore (Asteliaceae, Asparagales). Mitochondrial DNA Part B5(1), 656–657. doi: 10.1080/23802359.2019.1711233