Francois M. Lutzoni

Professor of Biology

357 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Campus Box: 
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338
(919) 660-7261


  • Ph.D., Duke University 1995

  • M.S., Ottawa University 1990

  • B.S., Grinnel College and University of Laval 1987

O’Brien, Heath E., Jolanta Miadlikowska, and François Lutzoni. “Assessing population structure and host specialization in lichenized cyanobacteria..” The New Phytologist 198, no. 2 (April 2013): 557–66. Full Text

McDonald, T. R., E. Gaya, and F. Lutzoni. “Twenty-five cultures of lichenizing fungi available for experimental studies on symbiotic systems.” Symbiosis 59, no. 3 (March 1, 2013): 165–71. Full Text

Gazis, R., J. Miadlikowska, F. Lutzoni, A. E. Arnold, and P. Chaverri. “Culture-based study of endophytes associated with rubber trees in Peru reveals a new class of Pezizomycotina: Xylonomycetes..” Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 65, no. 1 (October 2012): 294–304. Full Text

Green, M. S., B. Ball, F. Lutzoni, H. Zi-Min, and J. M. Lopez-Bautista. “TRENTEPOHLIALES (ULVOPHYCEAE, CHLOROPHYTA) FROM COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA.” Journal of Phycology 48 (August 2012): S15–S15.

Liwa, L., J. Miadlikowska, B. D. Redelings, K. Molnar, and F. Lutzoni. “Are widespread morphospecies from the Lecanora dispersa group (lichen-forming Ascomycota) monophyletic?.” Bryologist 115, no. 2 (June 1, 2012): 265–77. Full Text

Gaya, Ester, Filip Högnabba, Angela Holguin, Katalin Molnar, Samantha Fernández-Brime, Soili Stenroos, Ulf Arup, et al. “Implementing a cumulative supermatrix approach for a comprehensive phylogenetic study of the Teloschistales (Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota)..” Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 63, no. 2 (May 2012): 374–87. Full Text

U’Ren, Jana M., François Lutzoni, Jolanta Miadlikowska, Alexander D. Laetsch, and A Elizabeth Arnold. “Host and geographic structure of endophytic and endolichenic fungi at a continental scale..” American Journal of Botany 99, no. 5 (May 2012): 898–914. Full Text