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

Gaya, Ester, Pere Navarro-Rosinés, Xavier Llimona, Néstor Hladun, and François Lutzoni. “Phylogenetic reassessment of the Teloschistaceae (lichen-forming Ascomycota, Lecanoromycetes)..” Mycological Research 112, no. Pt 5 (May 2008): 528–46. Full Text

Amtoft, A., F. Lutzoni, and J. Miadlikowska. “Dermatocarpon (Verrucariaceae) in the Ozark Highlands, North America.” Bryologist 111, no. 1 (March 1, 2008): 1–40.[1:DVITOH]2.0.CO;2. Full Text

Gueidan, C., C. Ruibal Villasenor, S. de Hoog, A. Gorbushina, W. A. Untereiner, and F. Lutzoni. “An extremotolerant rock-inhabiting ancestor for mutualistic and pathogen-rich fungal lineages.” Studies in Mycology 61 (2008): 111–19.

Gueidan, C., C. R. Villaseñor, G. S. de Hoog, A. A. Gorbushina, W. A. Untereiner, and F. Lutzoni. “A rock-inhabiting ancestor for mutualistic and pathogen-rich fungal lineages..” Studies in Mycology 61 (January 2008): 111–19. Full Text

Hofstetter, Valérie, Jolanta Miadlikowska, Frank Kauff, and François Lutzoni. “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): 412–26. Full Text

Kauff, Frank, Cymon J. Cox, and François Lutzoni. “WASABI: an automated sequence processing system for multigene phylogenies..” Systematic Biology 56, no. 3 (June 2007): 523–31. Full Text

Hibbett, David S., Manfred Binder, Joseph F. Bischoff, Meredith Blackwell, Paul F. Cannon, Ove E. Eriksson, Sabine Huhndorf, et al. “A higher-level phylogenetic classification of the Fungi..” Mycological Research 111, no. Pt 5 (May 2007): 509–47. Full Text

Litaker, R. W., M. W. Vandersea, S. R. Kibler, K. S. Reece, N. A. Stokes, F. M. Lutzoni, B. A. Yonish, M. A. West, M. N. D. Black, and P. A. Tester. “Recognizing dinoflagellate species using its rDNA sequences.” Journal of Phycology 43, no. 2 (April 1, 2007): 344–55. Full Text