Kathleen M. Pryer

Professor of Biology

358 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Campus Box: 
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338


  • Ph.D., Duke University 1995

  • M.S., University of Guelph (Canada) 1981

  • B.S., McGill University (Canada) 1976

Wolf, P. G., S. D. Sipes, M. R. White, M. L. Martines, K. M. Pryer, A. R. Smith, and K. Ueda. “Phylogenetic relationships of the enigmatic fern families Hymenophyllopsidaceae and Lophosoriaceae: Evidence from rbcL nucleotide sequences.” Plant Systematics and Evolution 219, no. 3–4 (January 1, 1999): 263–70. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00985583. Full Text

Turner, S., K. M. Pryer, V. P. W. Miao, and J. D. Palmer. “Part 1. Primary Symbiotic Events: Origins of Mitochondria and Chloroplasts-Investigating Deep Phylogenetic Relationships among Cyanobacteria and Plastids by Small Subunit rRNA Sequence Analysis.” Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 46, no. 4 (1999): 327–38.

Pryer, K. M., and A. R. Smith. “Leptosporangiate ferns.” The Tree of Life. Http://Phylogeny. Arizona. Edu/Tree/Phylogeny. Html,(Accessed May, 2001), 1998.

Hasebe, Mitsuyasu, Paul G. Wolf, Kathleen M. Pryer, Kunihiko Ueda, Motomi Ito, Ryosuke Sano, Gerald J. Gastony, et al. “Fern Phylogeny Based on rbcL Nucleotide Sequences.” American Fern Journal 85, no. 4 (October 1995): 134–134. https://doi.org/10.2307/1547807. Full Text

Pryer, Kathleen M., Alan R. Smith, and Judith E. Skog. “Phylogenetic Relationships of Extant Ferns Based on Evidence from Morphology and rbcL Sequences.” American Fern Journal 85, no. 4 (October 1995): 205–205. https://doi.org/10.2307/1547810. Full Text

Smith, R. C., P. G. Wolf, S. Jeffrey, A. R. Smith, K. M. Pryer, E. Schuettpelz, and P. Korall. “Ophioglossaceae.” Nature 409 (1994): 618–22.

Pryer, Kathleen M., and Christopher H. Haufler. “Isozymic and Chromosomal Evidence for the Allotetraploid Origin of Gymnocarpium dryopteris (Dryopteridaceae).” Systematic Botany 18, no. 1 (January 1993): 150–150. https://doi.org/10.2307/2419795. Full Text

Pryer, Kathleen M. “The Status of Gymnocarpium heterosporum and G. robertianum in Pennsylvania.” American Fern Journal 82, no. 1 (January 1992): 34–34. https://doi.org/10.2307/1547760. Full Text

Argus, G. W., and K. M. Pryer. “Les plantes vasculaires rares du Canada(notre patrimoine naturel),” 1990.