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Researcher: Butler, JB (Dr Jakob Butler)

Fields of Research

Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics
Tree Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
Quantitative Genetics (incl. Disease and Trait Mapping Genetics)

Research Objectives

Hardwood Plantations
Native Forests
Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Annotation of the Corymbia terpene synthase gene family shows broad conservation but dynamic evolution of physical clusters relative to Eucalyptus; Heredity
Comparative genomics of Eucalyptus and Corymbia reveals low rates of genome structural rearrangement; BMC Genomics
Evidence for different QTL underlying the immune and hypersensitive responses of Eucalyptus globulus to the rust pathogen Puccinia psidii; Tree Genetics and Genomes
Independent QTL underlie resistance to the native pathogen Quambalaria pitereka and the exotic pathogen Austropuccinia psidii in Corymbia; Tree Genetics and Genomes
More than a score: 21 eucalypt species with plantation potential
Studies of eucalypt genetic and genomic architecture

Research Projects

Eucalypt Species Survey Project

Research Candidate Supervision