Molecular Microbial Ecology
at UAF,
the Taylor Lab
PRecent Publications

Lilleskov EA, Bruns TD, Horton TR, Taylor DL, Grogan P 2004. Detection of forest stand-level spatial structure in ectomychorrhizal fungal communties. FEMS Microbiology Ecology: 49:319-332.

Taylor DL 2004. Myco-heterotroph-fungus marriages - is fidelity over-rated? New Phytologist: 163:217-221.

Taylor DL, Bruns TD, & Hodges, SA 2003. Evidence for mycorrhizal races in a cheating orchid. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London: 271:35-43.

Taylor DL, Bruns TD, Szaro TM, & Hodges SA. 2003. Divergence in mycorrhizal specialization within Hexalectris spicata, a nonphotosynthetic desert orchid. American Journal of Botany 90: 1168-1179.

Taylor DL, Bruns TD, Leake JR & Read DJ. 2002. Mycorrhizal specificity and function in myco-heterotrophic plants. In: The Ecology of Mycorrhizas. Ecological Studies vol. 157. Ian R. Sanders and Marcel van der Heijden, eds. pp 375-414. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. (NOTE: this pdf is from the page proofs, and is not identical to the published version)

Simms EL & Taylor DL. 2002. Partner choice in nitrogen fixation mutualisms of legumes and rhizobia. Integrative and Comparative Biology 42(2): 369-380.

McKendrick SL, Leake JR, Taylor DL & Read DJ.2002 Symbiotic germination and development of the myco-heterotrophic orchid Neottia nidus-avis in nature and its requirement for locally distributed Sebacina spp. New Phytologist 154: 233-247.

Bruns TD, Bidartondo MI, & Taylor DL. 2002. Host specificity in ectomycorrhizal communities: What do the exceptions tell us? Integrative and Comparative Biology 42 (2): 352-359.

Kristiansen KA, Taylor DL, Kjøller R, Rasmussen & Rosendahl S. 2001. Identification of mycorrhizal fungi from single pelotons of Dactylorhiza majalis (Orchidaceae) using single-strand conformation polymorphism and mitochondrial ribosomal large subunit DNA sequences. Molecular Ecology 10(8): 2089-2093.

Taylor DL. 2000 A new dawn – the ecological genetics of mycorrhizal fungi. New Phytologist 147: 236-239.

McKendrick SL, Leake JR, Taylor DL & Read DJ. 2000. Symbiotic germination and development of myco-heterotrophic plants in nature: ontogeny of Corallorhiza trifida and characterization of its mycorrhizal fungi. New Phytologist, 145: 523-537.

Taylor DL & TD Bruns. 1999 Population, habitat and genetic correlates of mycorrhizal specialization in the 'cheating' orchids Corallorhiza maculata and C. mertensiana. Molecular Ecology 8: 1719-1732.

Taylor DL & Bruns TD. 1999. Community structure of ectomycorrhizal fungi in a Pinus muricata forest: minimal overlap between the mature forest and resistant propagule communities. Molecular Ecology, 8 (11): 1837-1850.

Bruns TD, Szaro TM, Gardes M, Cullings KW, Pan JJ, Taylor DL, Horton TR, Kretzer A, Garbelotto M & Li Y. 1998. A sequence database for the identification of ectomycorrhizal Basidiomycetes by phylogenetic analysis. Molecular Ecology, 7 (3): 257-272.

Taylor DL & Bruns TD. 1997 Independent, specialized invasions of ectomycorrhizal mutualism by two nonphotosynthetic orchids. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 94: 4510-4515

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