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

Darnajoux, Romain, Jérôme Constantin, Jolanta Miadlikowska, François Lutzoni, and Jean-Philippe Bellenger. “Is vanadium a biometal for boreal cyanolichens?.” The New Phytologist 202, no. 3 (May 2014): 765–71. Full Text

Hodkinson, B. P., J. L. Allen, L. L. Forrest, B. Goffinet, E. Sérusiaux, O. S. Andrésson, V. Miao, J. P. Bellenger, and F. Lutzoni. “Lichen-symbiotic cyanobacteria associated with Peltigera have an alternative vanadium-dependent nitrogen fixation system.” European Journal of Phycology 49, no. 1 (January 1, 2014): 11–19. Full Text

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