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PALMIERI L; Cruaud A; Pereira RAS  & Rasplus J-Y. Taxonomic review, systematics, and historical biogeography of Ceratopus: the Neotropical Fig-weevil.  (Under review Invertebrate Systematics - Nov 2022)

Hernandez F; PALMIERI L & Brunet J. 2023. Introgression and persistence of cultivar alleles in wild carrot (Daucus carota L.) populations in the United States. American Journal of Botany (in pressDOI 


Brunet, J; Hernandez, F & PALMIERI L. 2023. Gene flow and introgression of cultivar alleles in wild carrot populations at increasing distances from a source. ISHS Acta Horticuturae: III International Symposium on Carrot and Other Apiaceae (in press)

Boscolo, D. et al. 2023. Atlantic Flower-Invertebrate Interactions: a dataset of occurrence and frequency of floral visits. Ecology 104 (3): e3900. DOI

PALMIERI L; Giribet G & Sharma P. 2023. Too early for the ferry: The biogeographic history of the Assamiidae of southeast Asia (Chelicerata: Opiliones, Laniatores). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, v.178, 107647. DOI

PALMIERI L ; Pavarini R & Sharma P. 2022. Draft Genome Sequence of Candidatus Nardonella dryophthoridicola NARMHE1, Endosymbiont of Metamasius hemipterus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Dryophthorinae). Microbiology Resources Announcement, Volume 11 Issue 11  e00738-22. DOI

PALMIERI L ; Chamorro L & Sharma P. 2022. Phylogenetic assessment of the Metamasius hemipterus species complex (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Dryophthorinae).  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, v.175, 107589. DOI

PALMIERI L; Ellison S; Senalik D; Simon P & Brunet J. 2019. Genetic markers to detect introgression of cultivar genes into wild carrot populations. ISHS Acta Horticuturae 1264: II International Symposium on Carrot and Other Apiaceae. DOI

PALMIERI L & Pereira RAS. 2018. The role of non-fig-wasp insects on fig tree biology, with a proposal of the F phase (Fallen figs). Acta Oecologica, v.90, p. 132-139. DOI

PALMIERI L. 2017. Systematics and biogeography of weevils (Curculionoidea: Coleoptera) associated with figs (Ficus; Moraceae). Doctoral Dissertation. University of São Paulo. Link

PALMIERI L; Farache FHA; Pereira RAS & Hansson C. 2013. New records of Paracrias Ashmead (Hymenoptera, Eulophidae) as parasitoids on weevil larvae (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) in Brazil, with the description of a new species. Iheringia. Série Zoologica, v.103, p.313-317. DOI

In preparation

PALMIERI L; Cruaud A; Pereira RAS & Rasplus J-Y. Historical biogeography of Curculionini: a tale of host shift. (to be submitted to Journal of Biogeography)

Medeiros A S , Sanz-Veiga P A, Benelli A P & PALMIERI L. Life cycle and floral damage of Stethobaroides nudiventris (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) associated with Catasetum spp. (Orchidaceae): an overlooked orchid pest. (to be submitted to Ecological Entomology)

PALMIERI L, Pavarini R, Chamorro, L & Sharma, P. Draft Genome Assembly and Annotation of Metamasius Hemipterus L. (to be submitted to Genome Biology and Evolution)

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