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  1. To see an updated list of publications. 2014. Click the link for the lab web page to the left.
  2. Leander, B.S. 2008. Marine gregarines - evolutionary prelude to the apicomplexan radiation? Trends Parasitol. 24:60-67
  3. Leander, B.S. 2008. A hierarchical view of convergent evolution in microbial eukaryotes. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 55:59-68
  4. Leander, B.S. 2008. Different modes of convergent evolution reflect phylogenetic distances. Trends Ecol. Evol. 23: In press
  5. Leander, B.S. and Hoppenrath, M. 2008. Ultrastructure of a novel tube-forming, intracellular parasite of dinoflagellates: Parvilucifera prorocentri sp. nov. (Alveolata, Myzozoa). Europ. J. Protistol. 44:55-70
  6. Yubuki, N. and Leander, B.S. 2008. Ultrastructure and molecular phylogeny of Stephanopogon minuta: an enigmatic microeukaryote from marine interstitial environments. Europ. J. Protistol. 44: In press
  7. Adl*, S., Leander*, B.S., Simpson*, A.G.B. and 17 others. 2007. Diversity, nomenclature and taxonomy of protists. Systematic Biology. Syst. Biol. 56:684-689
  8. Breglia, S.A., Slamovits, C.H. and Leander, B.S. 2007. Phylogeny of phagotrophic euglenids (Euglenozoa) as inferred from hsp 90 gene sequences. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 54:86-92
  9. Hoppenrath, M. and Leander, B.S. 2007. Character evolution in polykrikoid dinoflagellates. J. Phycol. 43:366-377
  10. Hoppenrath, M. and Leander, B.S. 2007. Morphology and phylogeny of the pseudocolonial dinoflagellates Polykrikos lebourae and Polykrikos herdmanae n. sp. Protist. 158:209-227
  11. Leander, B.S. 2007. Molecular phylogeny and ultrastructure of Selenidium serpulae (Apicomplexa, Archigregarinia) from the calcareous tubeworm Serpula vermicularis (Annelida, Polychaeta, Sabellida). Zoologica Scripta. 36:213-227
  12. Leander, B.S., Esson, S.J. and Breglia, S.A. 2007. Macroevolution of complex cytoskeletal systems in euglenids. BioEssays 29:987-1000.
  13. Esson, H.J. and Leander, B.S. 2006. A model for the morphogenesis of strip reduction patterns in phototrophic euglenids: Evidence for heterochrony in pellicle evolution. Evolution & Development. 8:378-388
  14. Hoppenrath, M. and Leander, B.S. 2006. Ebriid phylogeny and the expansion of the Cercozoa. Protist. 157:279-290
  15. Leander, B.S., Lloyd, S.A.J., Marshall, W. and Landers, S.C. 2006. Phylogeny of marine gregarines (Apicomplexa) - Pterospora, Lithocystis and Lankesteria - and the origin(s) of coelomic parasitsm. Protist. 157:45-60
  16. Leander, B.S. 2004. Did trypanosomatid parasites have photosynthetic ancestors? Trends Microbiol. 12:251-258
  17. Leander, B.S. and Keeling, P.J. 2004. Symbiotic innovation in Streblomastix strix (Eukaryota, Oxymonadida). J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 51:291-300
  18. Leander, B.S. and Keeling, P.J. 2004. Early evolutionary history of dinoflagellates and apicomplexans (Alveolata) as inferred from hsp90 and actin phylogenies. J. Phycol. 40:341-350
  19. Leander, B.S. and Keeling, P.J. 2003. Morphostasis in alveolate evolution. Trends Ecol. Evol. 18:395-402
  20. Leander, B.S., Harper, J.T. and Keeling, P.J. 2003. Molecular phylogeny and surface morphology of marine aseptate gregarines (Apicomplexa): Selenidium and Lecudina. J. Parasitol. 89: 1191-1205
  21. Kuvardina*, O.N., Leander*, B.S., Aleshin, V.V., Mylnikov, A.P., Keeling, P.J. and Simdyanov, T.G. 2002. The phylogeny of colpodellids (Eukaryota, Alveolata) using small subunit rRNA genes suggests they are the free-living ancestors of apicomplexans. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 49:498-504. (*Contributed equall
  22. Leander, B.S., Triemer, R.E., and Farmer, M.A. 2001. Character evolution in heterotrophic euglenids. Europ. J. Protistol. 37:337-356
  23. Leander, B.S., Witek, R.P. and Farmer, M.A. 2001. Trends in the evolution of the euglenid pellicle. Evolution. 55:2115-2135