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Research Theme: Biological Classification

Here is an atmospheric-level view of all the Biological Classification
research and happenings at INSTAAR.

The study of living things, like plants, animals, diatoms, or microbes—to classify them in groups (of genus, species, etc.) and evaluate their diversity and presence or absence in different environments.

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Recent Publications

Abukrees, F., Kozlowski, G., Meade, C. 2018: Characterization of diverse ploidy in the arctic-alpine Arenaria ciliata species complex (Caryophyllaceae) using shoot meristem staining and flow cytometry analysis of archived frozen tissue. Plant Species Biology, 33(2): 144-152. DOI: 10.1111/1442-1984.12200

Ge, Q., Zhong, B., Kanakiya, B., Mitra, R., Tom Marchitto, Lobaton, E. 2017: Coarse-to-fine Foraminifera image segmentation through 3D and deep features. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence #1292, 8 pp.

Zhong, B., Ge, Q., Kanakiya, B., Mitra, R., Tom Marchitto, Lobaton, E. 2017: A comparative study of image classification algorithms for Foraminifera identification. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence #1312, 8 pp.

Gemery, L., Cronin, T. M., Briggs, W. M., Jr., Brouwers, E. M., Schornikov, E. I., Stepanova, A., Wood, A. M., Yasuhara, M. 2017: An Arctic and Subarctic ostracode database: Biogeographic and paleoceanographic applications. Hydrobiologia, 786(1): 59-95. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-015-2587-4

Ian BishopSarah A. Spaulding 2015: Tetracyclus hinziae (Bacillariophyta), a new species from the central Cascade Mountains (WA, USA). Phytotaxa, 205(3): 197-204.

Tyler Kohler, Kopalová, K., Van de Vijver, B., Kociolek, J. P. 2015: The genus Luticola D.G.Mann (Bacillariophyta) from the McMurdo Sound Region, Antarctica, with the description of four new species. Phytotaxa, 208(2): 103-134. DOI: 10.11646/phytotaxa.208.2.1

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