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Publications of Kathleen M. Pryer    :chronological  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:

Books

  1. Argus, G.W. & K.M. Pryer, Rare vascular plants in Canada - our natural heritage (1990), pp. 277, Canadian Museum of Nature

Papers Published

  1. E Schuettpelz, KM Pryer and MD Windham, A Unified Approach to Taxonomic Delimitation in the Fern Genus Pentagramma (Pteridaceae), Systematic Botany, vol. 40 no. 3 (October, 2015), pp. 629-644, ISSN 0363-6445 [repository], [doi]
  2. PG Wolf, EB Sessa, DB Marchant, FW Li, CJ Rothfels, EM Sigel, MA Gitzendanner, CJ Visger, JA Banks, DE Soltis, PS Soltis, KM Pryer and JP Der, An Exploration into Fern Genome Space., Genome biology and evolution, vol. 7 no. 9 (September, 2015), pp. 2533-2544 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  3. CJ Rothfels, FW Li, EM Sigel, L Huiet, A Larsson, DO Burge, M Ruhsam, M Deyholos, DE Soltis, CN Stewart, SW Shaw, L Pokorny, T Chen, C dePamphilis, L DeGironimo, L Chen, X Wei, X Sun, P Korall, DW Stevenson, SW Graham, GK Wong and KM Pryer, The evolutionary history of ferns inferred from 25 low-copy nuclear genes., American journal of botany, vol. 102 no. 7 (July, 2015), pp. 1089-1107, ISSN 0002-9122 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  4. CJ Rothfels, AK Johnson, PH Hovenkamp, DL Swofford, HC Roskam, CR Fraser-Jenkins, MD Windham and KM Pryer, Natural hybridization between genera that diverged from each other approximately 60 million years ago., The American naturalist, vol. 185 no. 3 (March, 2015), pp. 433-442, ISSN 0003-0147 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  5. FW Li, CJ Rothfels, M Melkonian, JC Villarreal, DW Stevenson, SW Graham, GK Wong, S Mathews and KM Pryer, The origin and evolution of phototropins., Frontiers in plant science, vol. 6 (January, 2015), pp. 637 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  6. L Huiet, M Lenz, JK Nelson, KM Pryer and AR Smith, Adiantumshastense, a new species of maidenhair fern from California., PhytoKeys no. 53 (January, 2015), pp. 73-81, ISSN 1314-2011 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  7. FW Li, M Melkonian, CJ Rothfels, JC Villarreal, DW Stevenson, SW Graham, GK Wong, KM Pryer and S Mathews, Phytochrome diversity in green plants and the origin of canonical plant phytochromes., Nature communications, vol. 6 (January, 2015), pp. 7852 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  8. CJ Rothfels, AK Johnson, MD Windham and KM Pryer, Low-copy nuclear data confirm rampant allopolyploidy in the Cystopteridaceae (Polypodiales), Taxon, vol. 63 no. 5 (October, 2014), pp. 1026-1036, ISSN 0040-0262 [doi]
  9. EM Sigel, MD Windham, CH Haufler and KM Pryer, Phylogeny, Divergence Time Estimates, and Phylogeography of the Diploid Species of the Polypodium vulgare Complex (Polypodiaceae), Systematic Botany, vol. 39 no. 4 (October, 2014), pp. 1042-1055, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]
  10. EM Sigel, MD Windham and KM Pryer, Evidence for reciprocal origins in Polypodium hesperium (Polypodiaceae): a fern model system for investigating how multiple origins shape allopolyploid genomes., American journal of botany, vol. 101 no. 9 (September, 2014), pp. 1476-1485, ISSN 0002-9122 [doi]  [abs]
  11. P Korall and KM Pryer, Global biogeography of scaly tree ferns (Cyatheaceae): Evidence for Gondwanan vicariance and limited transoceanic dispersal, Journal of Biogeography, vol. 41 no. 2 (February, 2014), pp. 402-413, ISSN 0305-0270 [doi]  [abs]
  12. EB Sessa, JA Banks, MS Barker, JP Der, AM Duffy, SW Graham, M Hasebe, J Langdale, FW Li, DB Marchant, KM Pryer, CJ Rothfels, SJ Roux, ML Salmi, EM Sigel, DE Soltis, PS Soltis, DW Stevenson and PG Wolf, Between two fern genomes., GigaScience, vol. 3 (January, 2014), pp. 15 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  13. FW Li and KM Pryer, Crowdfunding the Azolla fern genome project: a grassroots approach., GigaScience, vol. 3 (January, 2014), pp. 16 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  14. CJ Rothfels, A Larsson, FW Li, EM Sigel, L Huiet, DO Burge, M Ruhsam, SW Graham, DW Stevenson, GK Wong, P Korall and KM Pryer, Transcriptome-mining for single-copy nuclear markers in ferns., PLoS One, vol. 8 no. 10 (2013), pp. e76957 [24116189], [doi]  [abs]
  15. CR Rothfels, MD Windham and KM Pryer, A plastid phylogeny of the cosmopolitan fern family Cystopteridaceae (Polypodiopsida), Systematic Botany, vol. 38 (2013), pp. 295-306
  16. B León, CJ Rothfels, M Arakaki, KR Young and KM Pryer, Revealing a cryptic fern distribution through DNA sequencing: Pityrogramma trifoliata in the western Andes of Peru, American Fern Journal, vol. 103 (2013), pp. 40-48
  17. AL Grusz, KM Pryer, G Yatskievych, RL Huiet, GJ Gastony and MD Windham, Refining the phylogeny of cheilanthoid ferns: The resurrection and recircumscription of Myriopteris (Pteridaceae), Systematic Botany (2013)
  18. P Korall and KM Pryer, Global biogeography of scaly tree ferns (Cyatheaceae): evidence for Gondwanan vicariance and limited transoceanic dispersal, Journal of Biogeography, vol. 40 no. 2 (2013), pp. in press, ISSN 0305-0270 [doi]  [abs]
  19. JB Beck, JR Allison, KM Pryer and MD Windham, Identifying multiple origins of polyploid taxa: a multilocus study of the hybrid cloak fern (Astrolepis integerrima; Pteridaceae)., Am J Bot, vol. 99 no. 11 (November, 2012), pp. 1857-1865 [23108464], [doi]  [abs]
  20. AK Johnson, CJ Rothfels, MD Windham and KM Pryer, Unique expression of a sporophytic character on the gametophytes of notholaenid ferns (Pteridaceae)., Am J Bot, vol. 99 no. 6 (2012), pp. 1118-1124 [22542903], [doi]  [abs]
  21. CJ Rothfels, A Larsson, LY Kuo, P Korall, WL Chiou and KM Pryer, Overcoming deep roots, fast rates, and short internodes to resolve the ancient rapid radiation of eupolypod II ferns., Syst Biol, vol. 61 no. 3 (2012), pp. 490-509 [22223449], [doi]  [abs]
  22. KM Pryer, The distinguished legacy of DMB: Donald MacPhail Britton (1923 - 2012), American Fern Journal, vol. 102 no. 4 (2012), pp. in press, ISSN 0002-8444 [Gateway.cgi]
  23. CJ Rothfels, MA Sundue, M Kato, A Larsson, LY Kuo, E Schuettpelz and KM Pryer, A revised classification for eupolypod II ferns (Polypodiales: Polypodiopsida), Taxon, vol. 61 no. 3 (2012), pp. 515-533, ISSN 0040-0262  [abs]
  24. FW Li, KM Pryer and MD Windham, Gaga, a new fern genus segregated from cheilanthes (pteridaceae), Systematic Botany, vol. 37 no. 4 (2012), pp. 845-860, ISSN 0363-6445 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  25. CJ Rothfels, MA Sundue, LY Kuo, A Larsson, M Kato, E Schuettpelz and KM Pryer, A revised family-level classification for eupolypod II ferns (Polypodiidae: Polypodiales), Taxon, vol. 61 no. 3 (2012), pp. 515-533, ISSN 0040-0262  [abs]
  26. JB Beck, MD Windham and KM Pryer, Do asexual polyploid lineages lead short evolutionary lives? A case study from the fern genus Astrolepis., Evolution, vol. 65 no. 11 (November, 2011), pp. 3217-3229 [22023587], [doi]  [abs]
  27. PG Wolf, JP Der, AM Duffy, JB Davidson, AL Grusz and KM Pryer, The evolution of chloroplast genes and genomes in ferns., Plant Mol Biol, vol. 76 no. 3-5 (2011), pp. 251-261 [20976559], [doi]  [abs]
  28. Beck, J.B., M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, Do asexual lineages lead short evolutionary lives? A case-study from the fern genus Astrolepis, Evolution 65: 3217-3229. (2011)
  29. EM Sigel, MD Windham, L Huiet, G Yatskievych and KM Pryer, Species relationships and farina evolution in the cheilanthoid fern genus Argyrochosma (Pteridaceae), Systematic Botany, vol. 36 no. 3 (2011), pp. 554-564, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]  [abs]
  30. FW Li, LY Kuo, CJ Rothfels, A Ebihara, WL Chiou, MD Windham and KM Pryer, rbcL and matK earn two thumbs up as the core DNA barcode for ferns., PLoS One, vol. 6 no. 10 (2011), pp. e26597 [22028918], [doi]  [abs]
  31. KM Pryer, E Schuettpelz, L Huiet, AL Grusz, CJ Rothfels, T Avent, D Schwartz and MD Windham, DNA barcoding exposes a case of mistaken identity in the fern horticultural trade., Mol Ecol Resour, vol. 10 no. 6 (2010), pp. 979-985 [21565107], [doi]  [abs]
  32. P Korall, E Schuettpelz and KM Pryer, Abrupt deceleration of molecular evolution linked to the origin of arborescence in ferns., Evolution, vol. 64 no. 9 (2010), pp. 2786-2792 [20394660], [doi]  [abs]
  33. JB Beck, MD Windham, G Yatskievych and KM Pryer, A diploids-first approach to species delimitation and interpreting polyploid evolution in the fern genus astrolepis (pteridaceae), Systematic Botany, vol. 35 no. 2 (2010), pp. 223-234, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]  [abs]
  34. AL Grusz, MD Windham and KM Pryer, Deciphering the origins of apomictic polyploids in the Cheilanthes yavapensis complex (Pteridaceae)., Am J Bot, vol. 96 no. 9 (September, 2009), pp. 1636-1645, ISSN 0002-9122 [21622350], [doi]  [abs]
  35. E Schuettpelz and KM Pryer, Evidence for a Cenozoic radiation of ferns in an angiosperm-dominated canopy., Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 106 no. 27 (July, 2009), pp. 11200-11205 [19567832], [doi]  [abs]
  36. KM Pryer and DJ Hearn, Evolution of leaf form in marsileaceous ferns: evidence for heterochrony., Evolution, vol. 63 no. 2 (February, 2009), pp. 498-513 [19154361], [doi]  [abs]
  37. MD Windham, L Huiet, E Schuettpelz, AL Grusz, C Rothfels, J Beck, G Yatskievych and KM Pryer, Using Plastid and Nuclear DNA Sequences to Redraw Generic Boundaries and Demystif Species Complexes in Cheilanthoid Ferns., AMERICAN FERN JOURNAL, vol. 99 no. 2 (2009), pp. 128-132, ISSN 0002-8444 [Gateway.cgi]
  38. H Schneider, AR Smith and KM Pryer, Is morphology really at odds with molecules in estimating fern phylogeny?, Systematic Botany, vol. 34 no. 3 (2009), pp. 455-475, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]  [abs]
  39. MJ Christenhusz, H Tuomisto, JS Metzgar and KM Pryer, Evolutionary relationships within the Neotropical, eusporangiate fern genus Danaea (Marattiaceae)., Mol Phylogenet Evol, vol. 46 no. 1 (2008), pp. 34-48, ISSN 1055-7903 [18042403], [doi]  [abs]
  40. NS Nagalingum, MD Nowak and KM Pryer, Assessing phylogenetic relationships in extant heterosporous ferns (Salviniales), with a focus on Pilularia and Salvinia, Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 157 no. 4 (2008), pp. 673-685, ISSN 0024-4074 [doi]  [abs]
  41. JS Metzgar, JE Skog, EA Zimmer and KM Pryer, The paraphyly of Osmunda is confirmed by phylogenetic analyses of seven plastid loci, Systematic Botany, vol. 33 no. 1 (2008), pp. 31-36, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]  [abs]
  42. CJ Rothfels, MD Windham, AL Grusz, GJ Gastony and KM Pryer, Toward a monophyletic Notholaena (Pteridaceae): Resolving patterns of evolutionary convergence in xeric-adapted ferns, Taxon, vol. 57 no. 3 (2008), pp. 712-724, ISSN 0040-0262  [abs]
  43. E Schuettpelz, AL Grusz, MD Windham and KM Pryer, The utility of nuclear gapCp in resolving polyploid fern origins, Systematic Botany, vol. 33 no. 4 (2008), pp. 621-629, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]  [abs]
  44. S Hennequin, E Schuettpelz, KM Pryer, A Ebihara and JY Dubuisson, Divergence times and the evolution of epiphytism in filmy ferns (Hymenophyllaceae) revisited, International Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 169 no. 9 (2008), pp. 1278-1287, ISSN 1058-5893 [doi]  [abs]
  45. E Schuettpelz, H Schneider, L Huiet, MD Windham and KM Pryer, A molecular phylogeny of the fern family Pteridaceae: assessing overall relationships and the affinities of previously unsampled genera., Mol Phylogenet Evol, vol. 44 no. 3 (2007), pp. 1172-1185, ISSN 1055-7903 [17570688], [doi]  [abs]
  46. P Korall, DS Conant, JS Metzgar, H Schneider and KM Pryer, A molecular phylogeny of scaly tree ferns (Cyatheaceae)., Am J Bot, vol. 94 no. 5 (2007), pp. 873-886, ISSN 0002-9122 (cover.) [21636456], [doi]  [abs]
  47. NS Nagalingum, H Schneider and KM Pryer, Molecular phylogenetic relationships and morphological evolution in the heterosporous fern genus Marsilea, Systematic Botany, vol. 32 no. 1 (2007), pp. 16-25, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]  [abs]
  48. P Haugen, D Bhattacharya, JD Palmer, S Turner, LA Lewis and KM Pryer, Cyanobacterial ribosomal RNA genes with multiple, endonuclease-encoding group I introns., BMC Evol Biol, vol. 7 (2007), pp. 159 [17825109], [doi]  [abs]
  49. JS Metzgar, H Schneider and KM Pryer, Phylogeny and divergence time estimates for the fern genus Azolla (Salviniaceae), International Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 168 no. 7 (2007), pp. 1045-1053, ISSN 1058-5893 [doi]  [abs]
  50. E Schuettpelz and KM Pryer, Fern phylogeny inferred from 400 leptosporangiate species and three plastid genes, Taxon, vol. 56 no. 4 (2007), pp. 1037-1050, ISSN 0040-0262  [abs]
  51. E Schuettpelz and KM Pryer, Reconciling extreme branch length differences: decoupling time and rate through the evolutionary history of filmy ferns., Syst Biol, vol. 55 no. 3 (2006), pp. 485-502, ISSN 1063-5157 (2006 Publisher's Award for Excellence in Systematic Research.) [16861211], [doi]  [abs]
  52. P Korall, KM Pryer, JS Metzgar, H Schneider and DS Conant, Tree ferns: monophyletic groups and their relationships as revealed by four protein-coding plastid loci., Mol Phylogenet Evol, vol. 39 no. 3 (2006), pp. 830-845, ISSN 1055-7903 [16481203], [doi]  [abs]
  53. P Korall, DS Conant, H Schneider, K Ueda, H Nishida and KM Pryer, On the phylogenetic position of Cystodium: It's not a tree fern - It's a polypod!, American Fern Journal, vol. 96 no. 2 (2006), pp. 45-53, ISSN 0002-8444 [doi]  [abs]
  54. NS Nagalingum, H Schneider and KM Pryer, Comparative morphology of reproductive structures in heterosporous water ferns and a reevaluation of the sporocarp, International Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 167 no. 4 (2006), pp. 805-815, ISSN 1058-5893 [doi]  [abs]
  55. AR Smith, KM Pryer, E Schuettpelz, P Korall, H Schneider and PG Wolf, A classification for extant ferns, Taxon, vol. 55 no. 3 (2006), pp. 705-731, ISSN 0040-0262  [abs]
  56. E Schuettpelz, P Korall and KM Pryer, Plastid atpA data provide improved support for deep relationships among ferns, Taxon, vol. 55 no. 4 (2006), pp. 897-906, ISSN 0040-0262  [abs]
  57. N Wikström and KM Pryer, Incongruence between primary sequence data and the distribution of a mitochondrial atp1 group II intron among ferns and horsetails., Mol Phylogenet Evol, vol. 36 no. 3 (September, 2005), pp. 484-493, ISSN 1055-7903 [15922630], [doi]  [abs]
  58. KM Pryer, E Schuettpelz, PG Wolf, H Schneider, AR Smith and R Cranfill, Phylogeny and evolution of ferns (monilophytes) with a focus on the early leptosporangiate divergences., Am J Bot, vol. 91 no. 10 (October, 2004), pp. 1582-1598, ISSN 0002-9122 [21652310], [doi]  [abs]
  59. H Schneider, E Schuettpelz, KM Pryer, R Cranfill, S Magallón and R Lupia, Ferns diversified in the shadow of angiosperms., Nature, vol. 428 no. 6982 (2004), pp. 553-557 [15058303], [doi]  [abs]
  60. KM Pryer, H Schneider and S Magallon, The radiation of vascular plants, in Assembling the Tree of Life, edited by J. Cracraft and M. J. Donoghue, ASSEMBLING THE TREE OF LIFE (June, 2004), pp. 138-153, New York: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-517234-5 [Gateway.cgi]
  61. DLD Marais, AR Smith, DM Britton and KM Pryer, Phylogenetic relationships and evolution of extant horsetails, Equisetum, based on chloroplast DNA sequence data (rbcL and trnL-F), International Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 164 no. 5 (2003), pp. 737-751  [abs]
  62. JY Dubuisson, S Hennequin, EJP Douzery, RB Cranfill, AR Smith and KM Pryer, rbcL phylogeny of the fern genus Trichomanes (Hymenophyllaceae), with special reference to Neotropical taxa, International Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 164 no. 5 (2003), pp. 753-761  [abs]
  63. KM Pryer, H Schneider, EA Zimmer and J Ann Banks, Deciding among green plants for whole genome studies., Trends Plant Sci, vol. 7 no. 12 (December, 2002), pp. 550-554, ISSN 1360-1385 [12475497]  [abs]
  64. Schneider, H., K.M. Pryer, R. Cranfill, A.R. Smith, and P.G. Wolf, Evolution of vascular plant body plans: a phylogenetic perspective, in Developmental Genetics and Plant Evolution, edited by Q.C.B. Cronk, R.M. Bateman, and J.A. Harris (2002), pp. 330-364, Taylor and Francis, Philadelphia
  65. H Schneider and KM Pryer, Structure and function of spores in the aquatic heterosporous fern family Marsileaceae, International Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 163 no. 4 (2002), pp. 485-505 [doi]  [abs]
  66. KM Pryer, AR Smith, JS Hunt and JY Dubuisson, rbcL data reveal two monophyletic groups of filmy ferns (Filicopsida: Hymenophyllaceae)., Am J Bot, vol. 88 no. 6 (June, 2001), pp. 1118-1130, ISSN 0002-9122 [11410477]  [abs]
  67. KM Pryer, H Schneider, AR Smith, R Cranfill, PG Wolf, JS Hunt and SD Sipes, Horsetails and ferns are a monophyletic group and the closest living relatives to seed plants., Nature, vol. 409 no. 6820 (February, 2001), pp. 618-622, ISSN 0028-0836 [11214320], [doi]  [abs]
  68. AR Smith, H Tuomisto, KM Pryer, JS Hunt and PG Wolf, Metaxya lanosa, a second species in the genus and fern family Metaxyaceae, Systematic Botany, vol. 26 no. 3 (2001), pp. 480-486, ISSN 0363-6445  [abs]
  69. R Lupia, H Schneider, GM Moeser, KM Pryer and PR Crane, Marsileaceae sporocarps and spores from the late cretaceous of Georgia, U.S.A., International Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 161 no. 6 (2000), pp. 975-988 [doi]  [abs]
  70. KM Pryer, Phylogeny of Marsileaceous Ferns and Relationships of the Fossil Hydropteris pinnata Reconsidered., Int J Plant Sci, vol. 160 no. 5 (September, 1999), pp. 931-954, ISSN 1058-5893 [10506474]  [abs]
  71. S Turner, KM Pryer, VP Miao and JD Palmer, Investigating deep phylogenetic relationships among cyanobacteria and plastids by small subunit rRNA sequence analysis., J Eukaryot Microbiol, vol. 46 no. 4 (July, 1999), pp. 327-338, ISSN 1066-5234 [10461381]  [abs]
  72. Pryer, K.M. & S.J. Hackett, Field’s Museum’s Pritzker Laboratory of Molecular Systematics and Evolution (1999) [html]
  73. Pryer, K.M., Phylogeny, character evolution, and diversification of extant ferns (1999) [html]  [author's comments]
  74. PG Wolf, SD Sipes, MR White, ML Martines, KM Pryer, AR Smith and K Ueda, Phylogenetic relationships of the enigmatic fern families Hymenophyllopsidaceae and Lophosoriaceae: Evidence from rbcL nucleotide sequences, Plant Systematics and Evolution, vol. 219 no. 3-4 (1999), pp. 263-270  [abs]
  75. Wolf, P. G., K. M. Pryer, A. R. Smith, & M. Hasebe, Phylogenetic studies of extant pteridophytes, in Molecular systematics of plants II: DNA sequencing, edited by D.E. Soltis, P.S. Soltis, and J. J. Doyle (1998), Kluwer Academic Publishers (Pp. 541-556.)
  76. Pryer, K.M. & A.R. Smith, Filicopsida, Maddison, D.R. and W. P. Maddison (1997) [available here]  [abs]
  77. Pryer, K.M. & A.R. Smith, Leptosporangiate Ferns, Maddison, D.R. and W. P. Maddison (1997) [available here]  [abs]
  78. KM Pryer, AR Smith and JE Skog, Phylogenetic relationships of extant ferns based on evidence from morphology and rbcL sequences, AMERICAN FERN JOURNAL, vol. 85 no. 4 (1995), pp. 205-282, ISSN 0002-8444 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  79. M Hasebe, PG Wolf, KM Pryer, K Ueda, M Ito, R Sano, GJ Gastony, J Yokoyama, JR Manhart, N Murakami, EH Crane, CH Haufler and WD Hauk, Fern phylogeny based on rbcL nucleotide sequences, AMERICAN FERN JOURNAL, vol. 85 no. 4 (1995), pp. 134-181, ISSN 0002-8444 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  80. Pryer, K.M., Gymnocarpium, in Flora of North America North of Mexico, Volume 2, edited by Flora of North America Editorial Committee (1993), pp. 258-262, Oxford University Press
  81. K PRYER and C HAUFLER, ISOZYMIC AND CHROMOSOMAL EVIDENCE FOR THE ALLOTETRAPLOID ORIGIN OF GYMNOCARPIUM-DRYOPTERIS (DRYOPTERIDACEAE), SYSTEMATIC BOTANY, vol. 18 no. 1 (1993), pp. 150-172, ISSN 0363-6445 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  82. K PRYER, THE STATUS OF GYMNOCARPIUM-HETEROSPORUM AND G-ROBERTIANUM IN PENNSYLVANIA, AMERICAN FERN JOURNAL, vol. 82 no. 1 (1992), pp. 34-39, ISSN 0002-8444 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  83. K Pryer, The limestone oak fern: new to Manitoba, The Blue Jay, vol. 48 no. 4 (1990), pp. 192-195
  84. KM Pryer and LR Phillippe, A synopsis of the genus Sanicula (Apiaceae) in eastern Canada, Canadian Journal of Botany, vol. 67 no. 3 (1989), pp. 694-707, ISSN 0008-4026  [abs]
  85. J MCNEILL and K PRYER, THE STATUS AND TYPIFICATION OF PHEGOPTERIS AND GYMNOCARPIUM, TAXON, vol. 34 no. 1 (1985), pp. 136-143, ISSN 0040-0262 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  86. K PRYER, D BRITTON and J MCNEILL, A NUMERICAL-ANALYSIS OF CHROMATOGRAPHIC PROFILES IN NORTH-AMERICAN TAXA OF THE FERN GENUS GYMNOCARPIUM, CANADIAN JOURNAL OF BOTANY-REVUE CANADIENNE DE BOTANIQUE, vol. 61 no. 10 (1983), pp. 2592-2602, ISSN 0008-4026 [Gateway.cgi]
  87. K PRYER and D BRITTON, SPORE STUDIES IN THE GENUS GYMNOCARPIUM, CANADIAN JOURNAL OF BOTANY-REVUE CANADIENNE DE BOTANIQUE, vol. 61 no. 2 (1983), pp. 377-388, ISSN 0008-4026 [Gateway.cgi]
  88. J Sarvela, DM Britton and KM Pryer, Studies on the Gymnocarpium robertianum complex in North America, Rhodora, vol. 83 (1981), pp. 421-431
  89. R Chase, K Pryer, R Baker and D Madison, Responses to conspecific chemical stimuli in the terrestrial snail Achatina fulica (Pulmonata: Sigmurethra), Behavioral Biology, vol. 22 no. 3 (1978), pp. 302-315, ISSN 0091-6773  [abs]

Papers Accepted

  1. AL Grusz, MD Windham, G Yatskievych, L Huiet, GJ Gastony and KM Pryer, Patterns of Diversification in the Xeric-adapted Fern Genus Myriopteris (Pteridaceae), Systematic Botany, vol. 39 no. 3 (July, 2014), pp. 698-714, ISSN 0363-6445 [doi]
  2. FW Li, JC Villarreal, S Kelly, CJ Rothfels, M Melkonian, E Frangedakis, M Ruhsam, EM Sigel, JP Der, J Pittermann, DO Burge, L Pokorny, A Larsson, T Chen, S Weststrand, P Thomas, E Carpenter, Y Zhang, Z Tian, L Chen, Z Yan, Y Zhu, X Sun, J Wang, J Wang, DW Stevenson, BJ Crandall-Stotler, AJ Shaw, MK Deyholos, DE Soltis, SW Graham, MD Windham, JA Langdale, GK Wong, S Mathews and KM Pryer, Horizontal transfer of an adaptive chimeric photoreceptor from bryophytes to ferns., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 111 no. 18 (May, 2014), pp. 6672-6677, ISSN 0027-8424 [doi]  [abs]
  3. EM Sigel, MD Windham, AR Smith, RJ Dyer and KM Pryer, Rediscovery of Polypodium calirhiza (Polypodiaceae) in Mexico, Brittonia, vol. 66 no. 3 (2014), pp. 9 pages, ISSN 0007-196X [doi]  [abs]

Papers Submitted

  1. Sigel, E.M., M.D. Windham, C.H. Haufler, and K.M. Pryer, Phylogeny, divergence time estimates, and phylogeography for the diploid species of the Polypodium vulgare complex, Systematic Botany, in review (2013)
  2. Rothfels, C.J., A.K. Johnson, P.H. Hovenkamp, D.L. Swofford, H.C. Roskam, C.R. Fraser-Jenkins, M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, A natural intergeneric hybrid between parental lineages that diverged from one another over 50 million years ago, Evolution, in review (2013)

Book Chapters

  1. Wang, Z.R. and K.M. Pryer, Gymnocarpium, in Z.Y. Wu, P.H. Raven & D.Y. Hong, eds., Flora of China, Vol. 2–3 (Pteridophytes). Beijing: Science Press; St. Louis: Missouri Botanical Garden Press (2013), pp. 257-259
  2. Wang, Z.R., C.H. Haufler, K.M. Pryer, and M. Kato, Cystopteridaceae, in Z.Y. Wu, P.H. Raven & D.Y. Hong, eds., Flora of China, Vol. 2–3 (Pteridophytes). Beijing: Science Press; St. Louis: Missouri Botanical Garden Press (2013), pp. 257
  3. Pryer, K.M. and E. Schuettpelz, Ferns, in The Timetree of Life, Chapter 14 in S.B. Hedges and S. Kumar (eds.) (2009), pp. 153-156, Oxford University Press, New York
  4. E Schuettpelz and KM Pryer, Fern phylogeny, in Biology and Evolution of Ferns and Lycophytes, scopus (2008), pp. 395-416, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 9780521874113 [doi]  [abs]
  5. AR Smith, KM Pryer, E Schuettpelz, P Korall, H Schneider and PG Wolf, Fern classification, in Biology and Evolution of Ferns and Lycophytes, edited by Ranker, T.A. and C.H. Haufler (eds.)., scopus (2008), pp. 417-467, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 9780521874113 [doi]  [abs]

Published Abstracts

  1. Li, F.-W., C.J. Rothfels, A. Larsson, E.M. Sigel, L. Huiet, P. Korall, M. Ruhsam, D. Stevenson, S. Graham, G.K.-S. Wong, K.M. Pryer, Mining fern transcriptome data for low-copy nuclear markers (2013)  [abs]
  2. Johnson, A.K., A.L. Grusz, J.B. Beck, K.M. Pryer, and M.D. Windham, So, if they are evolutionary dead-ends, why are apomictic cheilanthoid ferns more widely distributed than their sexual diploid progenitors? (2013)  [abs]
  3. Sigel, E.M., J. Der, C.W. De Pamphilis, K.M. Pryer, Time after time: Comparing homeolog expression patterns between two independent origins of the allotetraploid fern Polypodium hesperium. (2013)  [abs]
  4. Grusz, A.L., M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, Using next-generation sequencing to develop microsatellite markers in ferns (2012)  [abs]
  5. Beck, J., J. Allison, K.M. Pryer, and M.D. Windham, Identifying multiple origins of polyploid taxa: a multilocus study of the hybrid cloak fern (Astrolepis integerrima; Pteridaceae). (2012)  [abs]
  6. Sigel, E.M., M.D. Windham, C.H. Haufler, and K.M. Pryer, Reassessing phylogenetic relationships in the Polypodium vulgare complex (Polypodiaceae) using nuclear gapCp sequence data (2012)  [abs]
  7. Huiet, R.L., K.M. Pryer, C.H. Haufler, and M.D. Windham, Simplifying the complex: an integrative analysis using cytogenetics, morphology, and DNA sequence data to resolve relationships within the Pellaea wrightiana complex (Pteridaceae). (2012)  [abs]
  8. Li, F.-W., L.-Y. Kuo, C.J. Rothfels, A. Ebihara, W.-L. Chiou, M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, The global two-locus plant barcode: a first evaluation of its utility across ferns. (2011) [pdf]
  9. Johnson, A.K.*, C.J. Rothfels, A.L. Grusz, E.M. Sigel, M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, Sporophytes and gametophytes of notholaenid ferns (Pteridaceae) show correlated presence/absence of farina. (2011) (*senior author=undergraduate.) [index.php]
  10. Hooper, E., G. Yatskievych, L. Huiet, M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, Into or out of Africa? What do molecular data reveal about the identity and biogeographic origin of Aleuritopteris farinosa (Forssk.) Fee (Pteridaceae)? (2011) [index.php]
  11. Li, F.-W., L.-Y. Kuo, C.J. Rothfels, A. Ebihara, W.-L. Chiou, M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, rbcL and matK earn a thumbs up as the core DNA barcode for ferns (2011) [index.php]
  12. Der, J, AM Duffy, JB. Davidson, AL Grusz, KM Pryer, & PG Wolf, Development of extensive mitochondrial DNA sequence resources in ferns. (2010)  [abs]
  13. Grusz, AL, MD Windham, & KM Pryer, Examining the role of apomixis in the evolution of desert-adapted ferns. Invited symposium presentation. (2010)  [abs]
  14. Nagalingum, N, R Lupia, & KM Pryer, The importance of paleobotanical and herbarium collections in understanding the evolution of heterosporous ferns. Invited symposium presentation. (2010)  [abs]
  15. Sigel, EM, MD Windham, & KM Pryer, Using spore data to infer ploidy and reproductive mode in land plants. Invited symposium presentation. (2010)  [abs]
  16. Rothfels, CJ, E Schuettpelz, & KM Pryer, An accelerated rate of molecular evolution spans all three genomes in vittarioid ferns. (2010)  [abs]
  17. Schuettpelz, E, MD Windham, & KM Pryer, Estimating divergence times and ancestral centers of diversity for a xeric-adapted fern clade. (2010)  [abs]
  18. Grusz, A. L., M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, A Cheilanthes by any other name: Evolutionary complexity in the New World myriopterid clade (Pteridaceae). (2009)  [abs]
  19. Sigel, E. M., M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, To have or have not: Using farina to delineate major clades within the false cloak ferns (Argyrochosma). (2009)  [abs]
  20. Rothfels, C.J., M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, New insights into the relationships of Cystopteris, Acystopteris, and Gymnocarpium. (2009)  [abs]
  21. Schuettpelz, E., K.M. Pryer, and M.D. Windham, A phylogenetic approach to species delimitation in the fern genus Pentagramma (Pteridaceae). (2009)  [abs]
  22. Beck, J., M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, Tempo and mode of evolution in the star-scaled cloak ferns (Astrolepis). (2009)  [abs]
  23. Beck, J., M.D. Windham, and K.M. Pryer, Investigating the early stages of polyploid evolution in the star-scaled cloak ferns (Astrolepis) (2008)  [abs]
  24. Windham, M.D., J. Beck, A.L. Grusz, L. Huiet, C. Rothfels, E. Schuettpelz, G. Yatskievych, and K.M. Pryer, Using plastid and nuclear DNA sequences to redraw generic boundaries and demystify species complexes in cheilanthoid ferns (2008)  [abs]
  25. Pryer, K.M., E.Y. Butler, D.R. Farrar, R. Moran, J.J. Schneller, E. Schuettpelz, J.E. Watkins, Jr., and M.D. Windham, On the importance of portraying the plant life cycle accurately: ferns as a case study (2008)  [abs]
  26. Schuettpelz E., H. Schneider, L. Huiet, M.D. Windham, K.M. Pryer., A molecular phylogeny of pteroid ferns: rampant paraphyly and polyphyly revealed. (2007)  [abs]
  27. Rothfels, C.J., M.D. Windham, K.M. Pryer, J.S. Metzgar, and A.L. Grusz., Making Fronds in the Desert: Phylogenetics of Farinose Ferns (Notholaena: Pteridaceae). (2007)  [abs]
  28. Pryer, K.M. and E. Schuettpelz, Ancient Origins and recent radiations in the evolutionary history of ferns. Invited symposium presentation: Deep Time: Integrating Paleobotany and Phylogenetics. (2007)  [abs]
  29. Kleist, A.C., C.L. Nelson, J.M.O. Geiger, P. Korall, T.A. Ranker, and K.M. Pryer, Alternate pathways of fern dispersal to the Hawaiian Islands, Part 3: Cibotium (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  30. Schneider, H., K.M. Pryer, and A.R. Smith., Green spore evolution in ferns (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  31. Metzgar, J.S., J.E. Skog, E. Zimmer, K.M. Pryer, Is Osmunda paraphyletic? (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  32. Lupia, R., H. Schneider, N.S. Nagalingum, K.M. Pryer, Jurassic origin for the Salviniaceae: the last word or just the first? (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  33. Korall, P., J.S. Metzgar, D.S. Conant, H. Schneider, K.M. Pryer, Phylogeny of scaly tree ferns (Cyatheaceae) (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  34. Grusz, A.L., M.D. Windham, J.S. Metzgar, K.M. Pryer, Polyploids and reticulate voids: the Cheilanthes fendleri complex revisited (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  35. Nagalingum, N.S., K.M. Pryer, H. Schneider, D. Hearn, The age of heterosporous ferns as estimated by molecular divergence dating and the fossil record (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  36. with Schuettpelz, E., Toward a comprehensive phylogeny of extant ferns (2006) [index.php]  [abs]
  37. N. Nagalingum, K.M. Pryer, H. Schneider, M.D. Nowak, D. Hearn, R. Lupia, Dating the Marsileaceae: evolutionary and biogeographical implications. Symposium 12.7.2 on DATING DIVERGENCE OF ANGOIOSPERM RADIATIONS: PROGRESS AND PROSPECTS. (Summer, 2005) [pdf]
  38. Pryer, K.M. and E. Schuettpelz, Evolutionary history of ferns: ancient origins and recent radiations. Symposium 9.5.5 on EARLY EVOLUTION: MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETICS AND ORGANELLAR GENOMICS. (Summer, 2005) [pdf]
  39. Hennequin, S., E. Schuettpelz, K.M. Pryer, and J.-Y. Dubuisson, Fast and slow filmy ferns: molecular rate heterogeneity a chloroplast-wide phenomenon in the Hymenophyllaceae. Symposium 6.9.3 on DIVERSIFICATION OF SEED-FREE VASCULAR PLANTS IN THE SHADOW OF ANGIOSPERMS (Summer, 2005) [pdf]
  40. Nagalingum, N.S., H. Schneider, and K.M. Pryer, Comparative morphology of reproductive structures in heterosporous water ferns: the homology of the sporocarp reexamined (2004)  [abs]
  41. Schuettpelz, E., H. Schneider, and K.M. Pryer, An evolutionary time-scale for ferns: ancient origins and recent radiations (2004)  [abs]

Other

  1. Chai, N., T. Shao, R.L. Huiet, M. Kim, C.J. Rothfels, J. Golan, and K.M. Pryer, DUKE Vascular Type Specimens - Digital Images & Protologues (2012) [typespecimens]
  2. Pryer, K.M., Fern DNA Database – an online database of vouchered DNA sequence data for ferns (2010) (The Pryer Lab Archive of Silica-Dried Fern Material at Duke University contains over 9000 accessions, each linking a herbarium voucher to material available for DNA extraction. The integration of (usually) silica-dried leaf tissue with herbarium vouchers and their associated metadata makes the collection a valuable resource for a wide range of collections-based research involving ferns.) [available here]
  3. Nagalingum, N., E. Schuettpelz, and K.M. Pryer, Toward a comprehensive fern tree of life: exploration and training in the forests of Malaysia (2009)  [abs]
  4. Pryer, K.M., A.R. Smith, and C.J. Rothfels, Polypodiopsida Cronquist, Takht. & Zimmerm. 1966. Ferns. In Maddison, D.R. and W. P. Maddison. The Tree of Life: A distributed Internet project containing information about phylogeny and biodiversity. (2009) [21666]  [abs]
  5. K.M. Pryer, Fern Image Database (2007 (2003-present)) (An online library of vouchered morphological and anatomical images related to research on ferns.) [index.shtml]
  6. Windham, M.D., D. Hearn, J. Metzgar, E. Schuettpelz, K.M. Pryer, Ferns of Arizona (an online flora) (Summer, 2005) [org]
  7. Schneider, H. and K.M. Pryer, Convergent evolution in vegetative and reproductive characters of aquatic vascular plants (2003) (Invited symposium contribution: Structural and functional adaptations of vascular plants to wetland ecosystems. http://www.2003.botanyconference.org/engine/search/ detail.php?aid=535.)
  8. Schneider, H., R. Cranfill, E.J. Schuettpelz, S. Magallón, and K.M. Pryer, Derived ferns diversified in the shadow of angiosperms: evidence from the fossil record, phylogenetic patterns, and divergence time estimates (2003) (http://www.2003.botanyconference.org/engine/search/ detail.php?aid=529.)
  9. Pryer, K.M., E.J. Schuettpelz, R. Cranfill, P.G. Wolf, A.R. Smith, and H. Schneider, Phylogeny of early-diverging leptosporangiate ferns based on morphology and multiple genes: rbcL, atpB, rps4, and 18S (2003) (http://www.2003.botanyconference.org/engine/search/ detail.php?aid=564.)
  10. Chikarmane, S., T. Rehse, and K.M. Pryer, Tracing the cultural and botanical origins of turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) (2003) (Poster. http://www.2003.botanyconference.org/engine/ search/ detail.php?aid=558.)
  11. Schuettpelz, E.J. and K.M. Pryer, Characterizing molecular rate heterogeneity between two major lineages of filmy ferns (Hymenophyllaceae) (2003) (http://www.2003.botanyconference.org/engine/search/ detail.php?aid=477.)
  12. K.M. Pryer, Fern Image Database (2003-present) (An online library of vouchered morphological and anatomical images related to research on ferns.) [index.shtml]
  13. Atlas of the rare vascular plants of Ontario. Part 4., edited by Pryer, K.M. & G.W. Argus (2003) (Pp 472.)
  14. Pryer, K.M. and H. Schneider, A phylogeny for extant heterosporous ferns (2002) (http://www.botany2002.org/section11/abstracts/ 18.shtml.)
  15. Schuettpelz, E., H. Schneider, and K. M. Pryer, The phylogenetic history of Pterozonium (Pteridaceae) revisited: from groundplan divergence to maximum parsimony (2002) (http://www.botany2002.org/section11/abstracts/ 16.shtml.)
  16. Schneider, H., K. M. Pryer, and R. Lupia, A comparative analysis of structure and function of spores in extant heterosporous ferns (Salviniales) (2001) (http://www.botany2001.org/section2/abstracts/23.shtml.)
  17. Des Marais, D.L., K.M. Pryer, and A.R. Smith, Phylogeny, character evolution, and biogeography of extant horsetails (Equisetum) (2001) (http://www.botany2001.org/section11/abstracts/ 15.shtml.)
  18. Pryer, K.M., H. Schneider, A.R. Smith, P.G. Wolf, R.C. Cranfill, J.S. Hunt and S.D. Sipes, The closest living relative to seed plants: insights from four genes and morphology, American Journal of Botany, vol. 87 (Suppl) (2000), pp. 151
  19. Schneider, H. and K.M. Pryer, Spore morphology of heterosporous ferns and its possible implications for understanding the evolution of the seed habit, American Journal of Botany, vol. 87 (Suppl) (2000), pp. 31-32
  20. Pryer, K.M. & J.-Y. DuBuisson, Symposium: Fern phylogeny with an emphasis on relationships of basal lineages, XVI International Botanical Congress Abstracts (1999), pp. 91
  21. DuBuisson, J.-Y., J.S. Hunt, K.M. Pryer, & A.R. Smith, Phylogeny of filmy ferns (Hymenophyllaceae), XVI International Botanical Congress Abstracts (1999), pp. 91  [author's comments]
  22. Pryer, K.M., H. Schneider, J.S. Hunt, L. Sappelsa, P.G. Wolf, S. Sipes , & A.R. Smith, Phylogeny of basal tracheophytes and ferns inferred from four large data sets: morphology, 18S nrDNA, rbcL, and atpB, XVI International Botanical Congress Abstracts (1999), pp. 91  [author's comments]
  23. Hunt, J.S., K.M. Pryer, A. Vaghani, A.R. Smith, & P.G. Wolf, "Fern DNA Database": using FileMaker Pro to coordinate DNA-availability, DNA-sequence data, and voucher and source information for large-scale and collaborative phylogenetic studies, XVI International Botanical Congress Abstracts (1999), pp. 720
  24. Moeser, G.M., R. Lupia, H. Schneider, K.M. Pryer, Marsileaceae sporocarps and spores from the Late Cretaceous, XVI International Botanical Congress Abstracts (1999), pp. 338  [author's comments]
  25. Schneider,H., K.M.Pryer, J.S. Hunt, L. Sappelsa, P.G. Wolf, S. D. Sipes , & A.R. Smith, Basal tracheophytes and the phylogeny of “pteridophyte” lineages – inferred from four large data sets: morphology, 18S nrDNA, rbcL, and atpB, 14th Symposium for Biodiversität und Evolutionsbiologie, Jena, Germany (1999), pp. 163
  26. Schneider,H., K.M. Pryer, J.S. Hunt, L. Sappelsa, P.G. Wolf, S. D. Sipes , & A.R. Smith, Basal tracheophytes and the phylogeny of “pteridophyte” lineages – inferred from four large data sets: morphology, 18S nrDNA, rbcL, and atpB, Göttingen, Germany, XVIIIth meeting of the Willi Hennig Society (1999), pp. 46
  27. Palmer, J.D., S. Turner, & K.M. Pryer, Cyanobacterial origin of chloroplasts: once or more than once?, Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, vol. 46 (1998), pp. 2A  [author's comments]
  28. Pryer, K.M., A.R. Smith, G. Rothwell, & P. Kenrick, Symposium: Relationships and fossil history of ferns, American Journal of Botany, vol. 84 (Suppl) (1997), pp. 157-158
  29. Wolf, P.G., K.M. Pryer & J.A. Irwin, Multiple gene approaches to fern phylogeny, American Journal of Botany, vol. 84 (Suppl) (1997), pp. 160  [author's comments]
  30. Pryer, K.M. & A.R. Smith, Character evolution and fern phylogeny, American Journal of Botany, vol. 84 (Suppl) (1997), pp. 159  [author's comments]
  31. Pryer, K.M., Ontogeny and phylogeny of marsileaceous ferns: evidence for heterochronic evolution, American Journal of Botany, vol. 83 (Suppl) (1996), pp. 130  [author's comments]
  32. Hasebe, M., P.G. Wolf, W. Hauk, J.R. Manhart, C.H. Haufler, R. Sano, G.J. Gastony, N. Crane, K.M. Pryer, N. Murakami, J. Yokoyama, & M. Ito, A global analysis of fern phylogeny based on rbcL nucleotide sequences, American Journal of Botany, vol. 81 (Suppl) (1994), pp. 120-121  [author's comments]
  33. Pryer, K.M., F.M. Lutzoni, & A.R. Smith, Towards a fern phylogeny: integrating morphology and molecules, American Journal of Botany, vol. 81 (Suppl) (1994), pp. 122  [author's comments]
  34. Pryer, K.M, Ontogeny and phylogeny in the aquatic fern family Marsileaceae: cladistic analysis of morphological and molecular data, American Journal of Botany, vol. 80 (Suppl) (1993), pp. 172
  35. Pryer, K.M. & M.D. Windham, A re-examination of Gymnocarpium dryopteris (L.), Newman in North America. American Journal of Botany, vol. 75 (Suppl) (1988), pp. 142  [author's comments]
  36. Pryer, K.M., G.W. Argus & E. Haber, The Canadian Rare and Endangered Plants Project: a baker's decade later, American Journal of Botany, vol. 73 (Suppl) (1986), pp. 781-782
  37. Pryer, K.M., G.W. Argus, & E. Haber, The Canadian Rare and Endangered Plant's Project, Botany '86 - Program of the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Botanical Association (1986), pp. 34
  38. Pryer, K.M., D.M. Britton & J. McNeill, Hybridization in the fern genus Gymnocarpium Newman in North America, American Journal of Botany, vol. 71(Suppl) (1984), pp. 142
  39. Pryer, K.M., D.M. Britton & J. McNeill, Systematic studies in the genus Gymnocarpium Newman in North America, American Journal of Botany, vol. 70 (Suppl) (1983), pp. 60

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