Francois M. Lutzoni

Professor in the Department 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

Savić, S, Tibell, L, Gueidan, C, and Lutzoni, F. "Molecular phylogeny and systematics of Polyblastia (Verrucariaceae, Eurotiomycetes) and allied genera." Mycological Research 112, no. 11 (2008): 1307-1318. Full Text

Gueidan, C, Ruibal Villasenor, C, de Hoog, S, Gorbushina, A, Untereiner, WA, and Lutzoni, F. "An extremotolerant rock-inhabiting ancestor for mutualistic and pathogen-rich fungal lineages." Studies in Mycology 61 (2008): 111-119. (Academic Article)

Gueidan, C, Villaseñor, CR, de Hoog, GS, Gorbushina, AA, Untereiner, WA, and Lutzoni, F. "A rock-inhabiting ancestor for mutualistic and pathogen-rich fungal lineages." Stud Mycol 61 (2008): 111-119. Full Text

Hofstetter, V, Miadlikowska, J, Kauff, F, and Lutzoni, F. "Phylogenetic comparison of protein-coding versus ribosomal RNA-coding sequence data: a case study of the Lecanoromycetes (Ascomycota)." Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44, no. 1 (July 2007): 412-426. Full Text

Kauff, F, Cox, CJ, and Lutzoni, F. "WASABI: an automated sequence processing system for multigene phylogenies." Systematic Biology 56, no. 3 (June 2007): 523-531. Full Text

Hibbett, DS, Binder, M, Bischoff, JF, Blackwell, M, Cannon, PF, Eriksson, OE, Huhndorf, S, James, T, Kirk, PM, Lücking, R, Thorsten Lumbsch, H, Lutzoni, F, Matheny, PB, McLaughlin, DJ, Powell, MJ, Redhead, S, Schoch, CL, Spatafora, JW, Stalpers, JA, Vilgalys, R, Aime, MC, Aptroot, A, Bauer, R, Begerow, D, Benny, GL, Castlebury, LA, Crous, PW, Dai, Y-C, Gams, W, Geiser, DM, Griffith, GW, Gueidan, C, Hawksworth, DL, Hestmark, G, Hosaka, K, Humber, RA, Hyde, KD, Ironside, JE, Kõljalg, U, Kurtzman, CP, Larsson, K-H, Lichtwardt, R, Longcore, J, Miadlikowska, J, Miller, A, Moncalvo, J-M, Mozley-Standridge, S, Oberwinkler, F, Parmasto, E, Reeb, V, Rogers, JD, Roux, C, Ryvarden, L, Sampaio, JP, Schüssler, A, Sugiyama, J, Thorn, RG, Tibell, L, Untereiner, WA, Walker, C, Wang, Z, Weir, A, Weiss, M, White, MM, Winka, K, Yao, Y-J, and Zhang, N. "A higher-level phylogenetic classification of the Fungi." Mycological Research 111, no. Pt 5 (May 2007): 509-547. (Review) Full Text

Litaker, RW, Vandersea, MW, Kibler, SR, Reece, KS, Stokes, NA, Lutzoni, FM, Yonish, BA, West, MA, Black, MND, and Tester, PA. "Recognizing dinoflagellate species using its rDNA sequences." Journal of Phycology 43, no. 2 (April 1, 2007): 344-355. Full Text

Arnold, AE, Henk, DA, Eells, RL, Lutzoni, F, and Vilgalys, R. "Diversity and phylogenetic affinities of foliar fungal endophytes in loblolly pine inferred by culturing and environmental PCR." Mycologia 99, no. 2 (March 2007): 185-206. Full Text