Brian Looney

Postdoctoral Associate

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Looney, Brian P., Slavomír Adamčík, and P Brandon Matheny. “Coalescent-based delimitation and species-tree estimations reveal Appalachian origin and Neogene diversification in Russula subsection Roseinae.Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 147 (June 2020): 106787. Full Text

Looney, Brian P., Peter Meidl, Marek J. Piatek, Otto Miettinen, Francis M. Martin, P Brandon Matheny, and Jessy L. Labbé. “Russulaceae: a new genomic dataset to study ecosystem function and evolutionary diversification of ectomycorrhizal fungi with their tree associates.The New Phytologist 218, no. 1 (April 2018): 54–65. Full Text

Jančovičová, S., S. Adamčík, B. P. Looney, M. Caboň, M. Čaplovičová, M. Kopáni, S. R. Peny Cook, and K. Adamčíková. “Delimitation of European crepidotus stenocystis as different from the north american species C. Brunnescens (crepidotaceae, agaricales).” Phytotaxa 328, no. 2 (November 17, 2017): 127–39. Full Text

Caboň, M., U. Eberhardt, B. Looney, F. Hampe, M. Kolařík, S. Jančovičová, A. Verbeken, and S. Adamčík. “New insights in Russula subsect. Rubrinae: phylogeny and the quest for synapomorphic characters.” Mycological Progress 16, no. 9 (September 1, 2017): 877–92. Full Text

Adamčík, S., S. Jančovičová, B. P. Looney, K. Adamčíková, G. W. Griffith, T. Læssøe, P. A. Moreau, A. Vizzini, and P. B. Matheny. “Hodophilus (Clavariaceae, Agaricales) species with dark dots on the stipe: more than one species in Europe.” Mycological Progress 16, no. 8 (August 1, 2017): 811–21. Full Text

Adamčík, S., S. Jančovičová, B. P. Looney, K. Adamčíková, J. M. Birkebak, P. A. Moreau, A. Vizzini, and P. B. Matheny. “Circumscription of species in the Hodophilus foetens complex (Clavariaceae, Agaricales) in Europe.” Mycological Progress 16, no. 1 (January 1, 2017): 47–62. Full Text

Wisitrassameewong, Komsit, Brian P. Looney, Huyen T. Le, Eske De Crop, Kanad Das, Kobeke Van de Putte, Ursula Eberhardt, et al. “Lactarius subgenus Russularia (Basidiomycota, Russulales): novel Asian species, worldwide phylogeny and evolutionary relationships.Fungal Biology 120, no. 12 (December 2016): 1554–81. Full Text

Buyck, B., I. Olariaga, B. Looney, J. Justice, and V. Hofstetter. “Wisconsin Chanterelles Revisited and First Indications for Very Wide Distributions of Cantharellus Species in the United States East of the Rocky Mountains.” Cryptogamie, Mycologie 37, no. 3 (September 1, 2016): 345–66. Full Text

Birkebak, Joshua M., Slavomír Adamčík, Brian P. Looney, and P Brandon Matheny. “Multilocus phylogenetic reconstruction of the Clavariaceae (Agaricales) reveals polyphyly of agaricoid members.Mycologia 108, no. 5 (September 2016): 860–68. Full Text

Adamčík, S., B. P. Looney, J. M. Birkebak, S. Jančovičová, K. Adamčíkov, K. Marhold, and P. Brandon Matheny. “Circumscription of species of hodophilus (Clavariaceae, Agaricales) in North America with naphthalene odours.” Botany 94, no. 10 (May 31, 2016): 941–56. Full Text