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Research Report 2006 - Plant Science

Journal Article
Barbour, RC and Potts, BM and Vaillancourt, RE, “Gene flow between introduced and native Eucalyptus species: Early-age selection limits invasive capacity of exotic E. ovata nitens F1 hybrids”, Forest Ecology and Management, 228 (1-3) pp. 206-214. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2006.03.004 ISSN 0378-1127 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Barbour, RC and Potts, BM and Vaillancourt, RE and Tibbits, WN*, “Gene flow between introduced and native Eucalyptus species: Flowering asynchrony as a barrier to F1 hybridisation between exotic E. nitens and native Tasmanian Symphyomyrtus species”, Forest Ecology and Management, 226 (1-3) pp. 9-21. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2006.01.017 ISSN 0378-1127 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Baroni, TJ* and Gates, G, “New species and records of Rhodocybe (Entolomataceae, Agaricales) from Tasmania”, Australian Systematic Botany, 19 (4) pp. 343-358. doi:10.1071/SB06002 ISSN 1030-1887 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Brodribb, TJ and Holbrook, NM*, “Declining hydraulic efficiency as transpiring leaves desiccate: two types of response”, Plant, Cell and Environment, 29 (12) pp. 2205-2215. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3040.2006.01594.x ISSN 0140-7791 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Chang, YS* and Gates, G and Ratkowsky, DA, “Some New Species of the Strophariaceae (Agaricales) in Tasmania”, Australasian Mycologist, 24 (3) pp. 53-68. ISSN 1441-5526 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Close, DC and Bail, I* and Hunter, S* and Beadle, CL*, “Defining seedling specifications for Eucalyptus globulus: effects of seedling size and container type on early after-planting performance”, Australian Forestry, 69 (1) pp. 2-8. doi:10.1080/00049158.2006.10674981 ISSN 0004-9158 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Close, DC and Davidson, NJ and Davies, NW, “Seasonal fluctuations in pigment chemistry of co-occurring plant hemi-parasites of distinct form and function”, Environmental and Experimental Botany, 58 (1-3) pp. 41-46. doi:10.1016/j.envexpbot.2005.06.013 ISSN 0098-8472 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Close, DC and Beadle, CL*, “Leaf angle responds to nitrogen supply in eucalypt seedlings. Is it a photoprotective mechanism?”, Tree Physiology, 26 (6) pp. 743-748. doi:10.1093/treephys/26.6.743 ISSN 0829-318X (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Close, DC and Davidson, NJ, “Long-Term Waterlogging: Nutrient, Gas Exchange, Photochemical and Pigment Characteristics of Eucalyptus nitens Saplings”, Russian Journal of Plant Physiology, 50 (6) pp. 843-847. doi:10.1023/B:RUPP.0000003284.25827.95 ISSN 1021-4437 (2003) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Close, DC and Davidson, NJ, “A current revegetation research initiative in Tasmania”, Ecological Management & Restoration, 4 (1) pp. 69-71. ISSN 1442-7001 (2003) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Close, DC and Davidson, NJ, “A revegetation trial in the Midlands of Tasmania”, Ecological Management & Restoration, 4 (1) pp. 67-71. ISSN 1442-7001 (2003) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Close, DC and Davidson, NJ, “Revegetation to combat tree decline in the Midlands and Derwent Valley Lowlands of Tasmania: Practices for improved plant establishment”, Ecological Management & Restoration, 4 (1) pp. 29-36. doi:10.1046/j.1442-8903.2003.00135.x ISSN 1442-7001 (2003) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Cook, PG* and O'Grady, AP, “Determining soil and ground water use of vegetation from heat pulse, water potential and stable isotope data”, Oecologia, 148 (1) pp. 97-107. doi:10.1007/s00442-005-0353-4 ISSN 0029-8549 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Costa e Silva, JMM and Potts, BM and Dutkowski, GW, “Genotype by environment interaction for growth of Eucalyptus globulus in Australia”, Tree Genetics & Genomes, 2 (2) pp. 61-75. doi:10.1007/s11295-005-0025-x ISSN 1614-2942 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Davidson, SE and Reid, JB and Helliwell, CA*, “Cytochromes P450 in gibberellin biosynthesis”, Phytochemistry Reviews, 5 (2-3) pp. 405-419. doi:10.1007/s11101-006-9005-5 ISSN 1568-7767 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Doblin, M and Thompson, PA* and Revill, AT* and Butler, ECV* and Blackburn, SI* and Hallegraeff, GM, “Vertical migration of the toxic dinoflagellate Gymnodinium catenatum under differnt concentrations of nutrients and humic substances in culture”, Harmful Algae, 5 (6) pp. 665-677. doi:10.1016/j.hal.2006.02.002 ISSN 1568-9883 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Dutkowski, GW and Silva, JCE* and Gilmour, AR* and Wellendorf, H* and Aguiar, A*, “Spatial analysis enhances modeling of a wide variety of traits in forest genetic trials”, Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 36 (7) pp. 1851-1870. doi:10.1139/X06-059 ISSN 0045-5067 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Foo, E and Platten, JD and Weller, JL and Reid, JB, “PhyA and cry1 act redundantly to regulate gibberellin levels during de-etiolation in blue light”, Physiologia Plantarum, 127 (1) pp. 149-156. doi:10.1111/j.1399-3054.2006.00649.x ISSN 0031-9317 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Foo, E and Ross, JJ and Davies, NW and Reid, JB and Weller, JL, “A role for ethylene in the phytochrome-mediated control of vegetative development”, The Plant Journal, 46 (6) pp. 911-921. doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2006.02754.x ISSN 0960-7412 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Freeman, JS and Potts, BM and Shepherd, M* and Vaillancourt, RE, “Parental and consensus linkage maps of Eucalyptus globulus using AFLP and microsatellite markers”, Silvae Genetica, 55 (4-5) pp. 202-217. doi:10.1515/sg-2006-0028 ISSN 0037-5349 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Hingston, AB and Herrmann, W and Jordan, GJ, “Reproductive success of a colony of the introduced bumblebee Bombus terrestris (L.) (Hymenoptera : Apidae) in a Tasmanian National Park”, Australian Journal of Entomology, 45 (2) pp. 137-141. doi:10.1111/j.1440-6055.2006.00527.x ISSN 1326-6756 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Hovenden, MJ and Vanderschoor, JK, “The response of leaf morphology to irradiance depends on altitude of origin in Nothofagus cunninghamii”, New Phytologist, 169 (2) pp. 291-297. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2005.01585.x ISSN 0028-646X (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Hovenden, MJ and Miglietta, F* and Zaldei, A* and Vanderschoor, JK and Wills, KE and Newton, PCD*, “The TasFACE climate-change impacts experiment: design and performance of combined elevated CO2 and temperature enhancement in a native Tasmanian grassland”, Australian Journal of Botany, 54 (1) pp. 1-10. doi:10.1071/BT04194 ISSN 0067-1924 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Hunt, MA and Battaglia, M and Davidson, NJ and Unwin, GL, “Competition between plantation Eucalyptus nitens and Acacia dealbata weeds in northeastern Tasmania”, Forest Ecology and Management, 233 (2-3) pp. 260-274. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2006.05.017 ISSN 0378-1127 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Jones, TH and Steane, DA and Jones, RC and Pilbeam, D* and Vaillancourt, RE and Potts, BM, “Effects of domestication on genetic diversity in Eucalyptus globulus”, Forest Ecology and Management, 234 (1-3) pp. 78-84. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2006.06.021 ISSN 0378-1127 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Leroi, JM and Hallegraeff, GM, “Scale-bearing nanoflagellates from southern Tasmanian coastal waters, Australia. II. Species of Chrysophyceae (Chrysophyta), Prymnesiophyceae (Haptophyta, excluding Chrysochromulina) and Prasinophyceae (Chlorophyta)”, Botanica Marina, 49 (3) pp. 216-235. doi:10.1515/BOT.2006.027 ISSN 0006-8055 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Loney, PE and McArthur, C* and Sanson, GD* and Davies, NW and Close, DC and Jordan, GJ, “How do soil nutrients affect within-plant patterns of herbivory in seedlings of Eucalyptus nitens?”, Oecologia, 150 (3) pp. 409-420. doi:10.1007/s00442-006-0525-x ISSN 0029-8549 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Loney, PE and McArthur, C* and Potts, BM and Jordan, GJ, “How does ontogeny in a Eucalyptus species affect patterns of herbivory by Brushtail Possums?”, Functional Ecology, 20 (6) pp. 982-988. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2435.2006.01193.x ISSN 0269-8463 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Millar, AA* and Jacobsen, JV* and Ross, JJ and Helliwell, CA* and Poole, AT* and Scofield, G* and Reid, JB and Gubler, F*, “Seed dormancy and ABA metabolism in Arabidopsis and barley: the role of ABA 8'-hydroxylase”, The Plant Journal, 45 (6) pp. 942-954. doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2006.02659.x ISSN 0960-7412 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
O'Grady, AP and Cook, PG* and Howe, P* and Werren, D*, “Groundwater use by dominant tree species in tropical remnant vegetation communities”, Australian Journal of Botany, 54 (2) pp. 155-171. doi:10.1071/BT04179 ISSN 0067-1924 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
O'Grady, AP and Eamus, D* and Cook, PG* and Lamontagne, S*, “Groundwater use by riparian vegetation in the wet-dry tropics of northern Australia”, Australian Journal of Botany, 54 (2) pp. 145-154. doi:10.1071/BT04164 ISSN 0067-1924 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
O'Grady, AP and Eamus, D* and Cook, PG* and Lamontagne, S*, “Comparative water use by the riparian trees Melaleuca argentea and Corymbia bella in the wet-dry tropics of northern Australia”, Tree Physiology, 26 (2) pp. 219-228. doi:10.1093/treephys/26.2.219 ISSN 0829-318X (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
O'Grady, AP and Worledge, D* and Battaglia, M*, “Above- and below-ground relationships, with particular reference to fine roots, in a young Eucalyptus globulus (Labill.) stand in southern Tasmania”, Trees, 20 (5) pp. 531-538. doi:10.1007/s00468-006-0055-5 ISSN 0931-1890 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
O'Reilly-Wapstra, JM and Iason, GR* and Thoss, V*, “The role of genetic and chemical variation of Pinus sylvestris seedlings in influencing slug herbivory”, Oecologia, 1 (152) pp. 82-91. doi:10.1007/s00442-006-0628-4 ISSN 0029-8549 (2007) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Poke, FS and Raymond, CA*, “Predicting extractives, lignin and cellulose contents using near infrared spectroscopy on solid wood in Eucalyptus globulus”, Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology, 26 (2) pp. 187-199. doi:10.1080/02773810600732708 ISSN 0277-3813 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Poke, FS and Martin, DP* and Steane, DA and Vaillancourt, RE and Reid, JB, “The impact of intragenic recombination on phylogenetic reconstruction at the sectional level in Eucalyptus when using a single copy nuclear gene (cinnamoyl CoA reductase)”, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 39 (1) pp. 160-170. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2005.11.016 ISSN 1055-7903 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Poke, FS and Potts, BM and Vaillancourt, RE and Raymond, C*, “Genetic parameters for lignin, extractives and decay in Eucalyptus globulus”, Annals of Forest Science, 63 (8) pp. 813-821. doi:10.1051/forest:2006080 ISSN 1286-4560 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Pryor, RJ and Davidson, NJ and Close, DC, “Waterlogging duration: Interspecific comparison of Leptospermum scoparium (Forst et Forst.f.), Acacia melanoxylon (R. Br.), Nothofagus cunninghamii (Hook.) and Eucalyptus obliqua (L'Herit)”, Austral Ecology, 31 (3) pp. 408-416. doi:10.1111/j.1442-9993.2006.01608.x ISSN 1442-9985 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Rhodes, L* and McNabb, P* and de Salas, MF and Briggs, L* and Beuzenberg, V* and Gladstone, M*, “Yessotoxin production by Gonyaulax spinifera”, Harmful Algae, 5 (2) pp. 148-155. doi:10.1016/j.hal.2005.06.008 ISSN 1568-9883 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Sinn, DL and Apiolaza, LA and Moltschaniwskyj, NA, “Heritability and fitness-related consequences of squid personality traits”, Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 19 (5) pp. 1437-1447. doi:10.1111/j.1420-9101.2006.01136.x ISSN 1010-061X (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Steane, DA and Conod, N and Jones, RC and Vaillancourt, RE and Potts, BM, “A comparative analysis of population structure of a forest tree, Eucalyptus globulus (Myrtaceae), using microsatellite markers and quantitative traits”, Tree Genetics & Genomes, 2 (1) pp. 30-38. doi:10.1007/s11295-005-0028-7 ISSN 1614-2942 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Symons, GM and Davies, C* and Shavrukov, Y* and Dry, IB* and Reid, JB and Thomas, MR*, “Grapes on Steroids. Brassinosteroids Are Involved in Grape Berry Ripening”, Plant Physiology, 140 (1) pp. 150-158. doi:10.1104/pp.105.070706 ISSN 0032-0889 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Tibbits, WN and White, TL* and Hodge, GR* and Borralho, NMG, “Genetic variation in frost resistance of Eucalyptus globulus ssp. globulus assessed by artificial freezing in winter”, Australian Journal of Botany, 54 (6) pp. 521-529. doi:10.1071/BT02061 ISSN 0067-1924 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
van Noorden, GE* and Ross, JJ and Reid, JB and Rolfe, BG* and Mathesius, U*, “Defective Long-Distance Auxin Transport Regulation in the Medicago truncatula super numeric nodules Mutant”, Plant Physiology, 140 (4) pp. 1494-1506. doi:10.1104/pp.105.075879 ISSN 0032-0889 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Detail]
Whitham, TG* and Bailey, JK and Schweitzer, JA and Shuster, SM* and Bangert, RK* and LeRoy, CJ* and Lonsdorf, EV* and Allan, GJ* and DiFazio, SP* and Potts, BM and Fischer, DG* and Gehring, CA* and Lindroth, RL* and Marks, JC* and Hart, SC* and Wimp, GM* and Wooley, SC*, “A framework for community and ecosystem genetics: from genes to ecosystems”, Nature Reviews Genetics, 7 (7) pp. 510-523. doi:10.1038/nrg1877 ISSN 1471-0056 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Whittock, LD and Koutoulis, A and Hallegraeff, GM, “A novel, simplified technique for preservation and rapid isolation of total RNA from the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium catenella (Dinophyceae)”, Phycologia, 45 (3) pp. 311-318. doi:10.2216/05-29.1 ISSN 0031-8884 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Williams, DR and Potts, BM and Neilsen, WA* and Joyce, KR*, “The effect of tree spacing on the production of flowers in Eucalyptus nitens”, Australian Forestry, 69 (4) pp. 299-304. doi:10.1080/00049158.2006.10676250 ISSN 0004-9158 (2006) [Refereed Article] [Full Text] [Detail]
Davidson, NJ and Volker, P* and Leech, M* and Lyons, A* and Beadle, CL, Farm Forestry: A technical and business handbook, University of Tasmania, Hobart, pp. 253. ISBN 1862953465 (2006) [Edited Book] [Detail]
Hallegraeff, GM, Plankton: A Critical Creation, Foot & Playsted, Launceston, pp. 100. ISBN 1862952825 (2006) [Authored Other Book] [Detail]
Potts, BM and Kantvilas, G and Jarman, SJ*, Janet Somerville's Botanical History of Tasmania 1642-1820, University of Tasmania and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, pp. 233. ISBN 1862953422 (2006) [Edited Book] [Detail]
Chapter in Book
Beadle, CL and Davidson, NJ, “Planting”, Farm Forestry: A technical and business handbook, University of Tasmania, N Davidson, P Volker, M Leech, A Lyons, C Beadle (ed), Hobart, pp. 217-221. ISBN 1862953465 (2006) [Other Book Chapter] [Detail]
Beadle, CL and Medhurst, J, “Thinning”, Farm Forestry: A technical and business handbook, University of Tasmania, N Davidson, P Volker, M Leech, A Lyons, C Beadle (ed), Hobart, pp. 228-233. ISBN 1862953465 (2006) [Other Book Chapter] [Detail]
Davidson, NJ and Close, DC, “Establishing environmental plantings”, Farm Forestry: A technical and business handbook, University of Tasmania, N Davidson, P Volker, M Leech, A Lyons, C Beadle (ed), Hobart, pp. 246-253. ISBN 1862953465 (2006) [Other Book Chapter] [Detail]
Davidson, NJ and Leech, M*, “Forest Health”, Farm Forestry: A technical and business handbook, University of Tasmania, N Davidson, P Volker, M Leech, A Lyons, C Beadle (ed), Hobart, pp. 153-156. ISBN 1862953465 (2006) [Other Book Chapter] [Detail]
Davidson, NJ, “Rural Tree Decline”, Farm Forestry: A technical and business handbook, University of Tasmania, N Davidson, P Volker, M Leech, A Lyons, C Beadle (ed), Hobart, pp. 157-162. ISBN 1862953465 (2006) [Other Book Chapter] [Detail]
Hallegraeff, GM and Gollasch, S*, “Anthropogenic Introductions of Microalgae”, Ecology of Harmful Algae, Springer, Edna Graneli, Jefferson T Turner (ed), The Netherlands, pp. 379-390. ISBN 3-540-32209-4 (2006) [Research Book Chapter] [Detail]
Hovenden, MJ, “Distinguishing between Acclimation and Adaptation”, Agroecosystems in a Changing Climate, CRC Press, Paul C.D. Newton (ed), Florida, pp. 364. ISBN 0849320887 (2006) [Research Book Chapter] [Detail]
Jordan, GJ, “Fossil Record of Bryophytes”, Flora of Australia, CSIRO Publishing & Australian Biological Resources Study, PM McCarthy (ed), Australia, pp. 58-66. ISBN 9780643092402 (2006) [Research Book Chapter] [Full Text] [Detail]
Ross, JJ and Symons, GM and Abas, L* and Reid, JB and Luschnig, C*, “Hormone distribution and transport”, Plant Hormone Signalling, Blackwell Publishing, Peter Hedden, Stephen G Thomas (ed), Oxford, UK, pp. 257-292. ISBN 1405138874 (2006) [Research Book Chapter] [Detail]
Conference Publication
Cummings, IG, “Light Quality, Quantity and Duration”, ACEWG - Australasian Controlled Environment Working Group, 28-30 June 2006, Canberra, Australia, pp. 14. (2006) [Conference Extract] [Detail]
Cummings, IG, “Controlled Environment Facilities, School of Plant Science, University of Tasmania”, International Controlled Environment Meeting, 14-17 March 2004, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 20-21. (2004) [Conference Extract] [Detail]
Kelarev, AV and Kang, BH and Steane, DA, “Clustering Algorithms for ITS Sequence Data with Alignment Metrics”, AI 2006: Advances in Artificial Intelligence 19th Australian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 4-8 December, 2006, Hobart, Tasmania, pp. 1027-1031. ISBN 3-540-49787-0 (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] [Full Text] [Detail]
Li, H and Vaillancourt, RE and Zhou, M and Mendham, NJ and Wenzl, P* and Huttner, E* and Kilian, A*, “Large-scale segregation distortion in barley revealed by a genetic map based on DArT, AFLP and SSR markers'”, Proceedings of the 13th Australasian Plant Breeding Conference, 18-21 April 2006, Christchurch, New Zealand, pp. 660-665. (2006) [Non Refereed Conference Paper] [Detail]
Poke, FS and Reid, JB and Vaillancourt, RE, “The effect of SNPs in biosynthesis genes on lignin in Eucalyptus globulus”, Tree Biotechnology 2003, June 7-12, 2003, Umea, Sweden, pp. S10.28. (2003) [Conference Extract] [Detail]
Poke, FS and Vaillancourt, RE and Elliott, RC and Reid, JB, “Sequence variation in two candidate genes for lignin content and composition in Eucalyptus globulus”, Combined Conference Abstracts, Sep 29 - Oct 3, 2002, Sydney, Australia, pp. POS-TUE-046. (2002) [Conference Extract] [Detail]
Contract Report, Consultant's Report
Poke, FS, Summary of world-wide research in eucalypt genomics, Prof R. Griffin, Prof J. B. Reid, Assoc Prof R. Vaillancourt (2004) [Consultants Report] [Detail]
Barton-Johnson, RJ, “Waterlogging in the temperate plantation species Eucalyptus globulus and E. nitens” (2006) [PhD] [Detail]
Ferguson, BJ, “Nodulation phenotypes of Pisum sativum mutants” (2006) [PhD] [Detail]
Freeman, JS, “The application of molecular markers to Eucalyptus globulus tree improvement” (2006) [PhD] [Detail]
Gilmour, DD, “Micropropagation and Horticultural Potential of Native Tasmanian Liliaceae and Iridaceae” (2006) [PhD] [Detail]
Jager, C, “Brassinosteroids and Hormone Interactions in Pea” (2006) [PhD] [Detail]
Milgate, A, “Mycosphaerella species of Tasmania and their interactions with Eucalyptus plantations” (2006) [PhD] [Detail]
Poke, FS, “Genetic Variation in the Wood Chemistry of Eucalyptus globulus” (2006) [PhD] [Detail]
Other Public Output
Hallegraeff, GM, “The Red Tide”, A World of Science, UNESCO, France, 4, 3 (2006) [Magazine Article] [Detail]
Potts, BM, “Eucalyptus globulus: a tree for the world”, Invited lunch time public talk, Forestry Tasmania, Forestry Tasmania, 1 (2006) [Media Interview] [Detail]
Whittock, SP and Costa da Silva, JMM and Hamilton, MG and Potts, BM, “A review of genetic parameters in Eucalyptus globulus”, Review, Linkage Grant Partners, Tasmania, 1, 1 (2006) [Report of Restricted Access] [Detail]

* This author is not affiliated with the University of Tasmania.