Monography of Families of Hirudinea (Leeches) with On-line Databasing and Development of Electronic Keys:
A Program to Train the Hirudinologists of the Future


 
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PUBLICATIONS

Borda. 2006. A revision of the Malagabdellinae, with a description of a new species of Malagabdella from Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar. Am. Mus. Novitates. In Press.

Rousset, Pleijel, Rouse, Erséus, Siddall. In Press. Molecular phylogeny of annelids. Cladistics

Siddall, Bowerman 2006. A new species of leech, Placobdella burresonae N. Sp. from Rana pretiosa in Oregon. J. Parasitology. In Press

Oceguera-Figueroa, León-Règagnon, Siddall. 2005. Phylogeny and revision of Erpobdelliformes from Mexico based on nuclear and mithochondrial gene sequences. Rev. Mex. Biodiv. 76: 191-198.

DeSalle, Egan, Siddall. 2005. The unholy trinity: taxonomy, species delimitation and DNA barcoding. Phil. Trans. R. Soc., London 360: 1905 - 1916

Phillips,* Siddall. 2005. Phylogeny of the New World medicinal leech family Macrobdellidae. Zool. Scripta 34: 559-564.

Siddall, Budinoff,* and Borda. 2005. Phylogenetic evaluation of systematics and biogeography of the leech family Glossphoniidae. Invert. Syst. 19: 105-112.

Siddall, Budinoff* 2005. DNA-barcoding evidence for widespread introductions of a leech from the South American Helobdella triserialis complex. Cons. Gen. 6: 467-72.

Siddall, Bely, Borda. 2005. Hirudinida. Chapter 9: Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Annelida, Rouse & Pliejel (Enfield, NH. Pp. 393-429.

Borda, Siddall, 2004. Review of the evolution of life history strategies and phylogeny of the Hirudinida. Lauterbornia 52: 5-25.

Rousset, Rouse, Siddall, Tillier, Pleijel. 2004. The phylogenetic position of Siboglinidae, inferred from 18S rRNA, 28S rRNA, and morphological data. Cladistics 20: 518 -533

Budinoff,* Siddall, Siddall 2004. Twelve variable microsatellite loci for the North American medicinal leech, Macrobdella decora. Mol Ecol Notes 4: 491-493

Siddall, Borda 2004. Leech collections from Chile Including two new species of Helobdella. Amer. Mus. Novitates, 3457

Westergren,* Siddall 2004. Two new species of salifid leeches from South Africa and Madagascar. Amer. Mus. Novitates, 3456

Siddall, Gaffney 2004. Observations on the leech Placobdella ornata feeding from bony tissues of turtles. J. Parasitol. 90: 1186-1188.

Siddall 2004. Hirudinida. In: Grzimek's Animal Life Encycl Vol. 2.. Schlager Group, Chicago.

Siddall, Borda, Rouse. 2004. Towards a tree of life for the Annelida. Chapter 15 In, Assembling the Tree of Life. Oxford University Press, NY

Borda, Siddall. 2004. Arhynchobdellida (Annelida: Oligochaeta: Hirudinida): Phylogenetic Relationships and Evolution. Mol. Phylog. Evol. 30: 213-225.

Siddall, 2003. Leech Evolution. McGraw Hill Yrbk Sci Tech.

Oosthuizen, Siddall 2003. The Freshwater leeches of Southern Africa with a key to all species. Book 5 In: Guide to Freshw. Invert Southern Africa. Water Res. Comm.

Siddall, Borda 2002. Phylogeny of the leech genus Helobdella (Glossiphoniidae) based on mitochondrial gene sequences and morphological data and a special consideration of the triserialis complex. Zool. Scripta 32: 23-33.

Siddall 2002. Phylogeny and revision of the leech family Erpobdellidae. Invert. Syst. 16: 1-6.