• Publications
  • Influence
A rapid and accurate MinION-based workflow for tracking species biodiversity in the field
TLDR
We demonstrate a new on-site workflow for DNA extraction, PCR-based barcoding and the generation of consensus sequences based on the Oxford Nanopore Technologies (ONT) MinION platform. Expand
  • 17
  • 4
Notes on the distribution, climate and flora of the sand deserts of Iran and Afghanistan
An account is given of the distribution of the sand deserts in Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan Baluchistan, where they cover large surfaces on the plains at low and medium altitudes. ClimatologicallyExpand
  • 24
  • 4
Composition and Longitudinal Patterns of Aquatic Insect Emergence in Small Rivers of Palawan Island, the Philippines
This study presents the first emergence trap samples from streams in the Philippines and Greater Sunda. Aquatic insect emergence from two small rivers and longitudinal patterns including estuariesExpand
  • 32
  • 3
Structural, biochemical, and physiological characterization of C4 photosynthesis in species having two vastly different types of kranz anatomy in genus Suaeda (Chenopodiaceae).
C (4) species of family Chenopodiaceae, subfamily Suaedoideae have two types of Kranz anatomy in genus Suaeda, sections Salsina and Schoberia, both of which have an outer (palisade mesophyll) and anExpand
  • 25
  • 1
Palawaneuria, a new subgenus of Compsoneuria and new species of Compsoneuria and Afronurus (Ephemeroptera, Heptageniidae) from Palawan, Philippines
A new subgenus and four new species of Heptageniidae are described from streams of the Philippine island of Palawan: Compsoneuria (Palawaneuria) cabayuganensis subgen. n., sp. n. (<, ,, <-SI, ,-SI ),Expand
  • 8
  • 1
  • PDF
Aquatic Coleoptera and Heteroptera of the Lake Naujan National Park, Oriental Mindoro, the Philippines
This study presents results of faunistic surveys at Lake Naujan and two of its tributaries, Oriental Mindoro. These activities were part of the rapid ecological assessments conducted by the graduateExpand
  • 9
  • 1
The complex evolutionary history and phylogeography of Caridina typus (Crustacea: Decapoda): long-distance dispersal and cryptic allopatric species
The evolutionary history of the old, diverse freshwater shrimp genus Caridina is still poorly understood, despite its vast distribution – from Africa to Polynesia. Here, we used nuclear andExpand
  • 8
  • 1
The genus Ephedra in NE Tropical Africa
Summary. Three species of Ephedra are reported from NE Tropical Africa: E. somalensis sp. nov., E. foeminea and E. foliata. The endemic new species Ephedra somalensis is described, illustrated andExpand
  • 14
  • 1
Ancyronyx jaechi sp.n. from Sri Lanka, the first record of the genus Ancyronyx Erichson, 1847 (Insecta: Coleoptera: Elmidae) from the Indian Subcontinent, and a world checklist of species
Ancyronyx jaechi sp. n. from Kegalle District, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka is described. The new species is rec-ognized by a unique combination of the elytral colour pattern, as well as theExpand
  • 4
  • 1
  • PDF
Adaptations of an Emergence Trap for Use in Tropical Streams
An emergence trap based on the MPI Schlitz model was designed for use in the tropics and it was tested over one year in Palawan, the Philippines. Instructions for construction and use are given here.Expand
  • 16
  • 1