Papers, book chapters, abstracts etc.

Papadopulos AST, Dunning LT, Igea J, Quan X, Pellicer J, Smith T, Osborne O, Turnbull C, Hutton I, Baker WJ, Butlin RK & Savolainen V. The genomic architecture underlying sympatric speciation in Lord Howe Island palms. (in revision)


Igea J, Miller EF, Papadopulos AST & Tantentzap AJ. Seed size and its rate of evolution correlate with species diversification across angiosperms. PLoS Biology. 15, e2002792 (pdf)

Parker J, Helmstetter AJ, Devey DS & Papadopulos AST. Field-based species identification of closely-related plants using real-time nanopore sequencing. Scientific Reports. 7, 8345 (pdf)

Lighten J, Papadopulos AST, Mohammed RS, Ward BJ, Paterson I, Baillie L, Bradbury IR, Hendry AP, Bentzen P & van Oosterhout C. Evolutionary genetics of immunological supertypes solves Red Queen Paradox. Nature Communications. 8, 1294 (pdf)


Helmstetter AJ, Papadopulos AST, Igea J, Van Dooren TJM, Leroi AM & Savolainen V. (2016) Viviparity stimulates diversification in an order of fish. Nature Communications. 7: 11271(pdf)

Filatov D, Osborne O & Papadopulos AST. (2016) Demographic history of speciation in Senecio altitudinal hybrid zone on Mt. Etna. Molecular Ecology. 24: 2467-2481. (abstract)

Dunning LT, Hipperson H, Baker WJ, Butlin RK, Devaux C, Hutton I, Igea J, Papadopulos AST, Quan X, Smadja CM, Turnbull CGN & Savolainen V. (2016) Ecological speciation in sympatric palms: 1. Gene expression, selection and pleiotropy. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 29: 1472-1487. (pdf)

Hipperson H, Dunning LT, Baker WJ, Butlin RK, Hutton I, Papadopulos AST, Smadja CM, Wilson TC, Devaux C & Savolainen V. (2016) Ecological speciation in sympatric palms: 2. Pre- and post-zygotic isolation. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 29: 2143-2156. (pdf)



Papadopulos AST*, Chester M*, Ridout K & Filatov DA. Rapid Y-degeneration and dosage compensation in plant sex chromosomes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 112: 13021-13026. (pdf)

Igea J, Bogarín D, Papadopulos AST & Savolainen V. (2015) A Comparative analysis of island floras challenges taxonomy-based biogeographical models of speciation. Evolution 69: 482-491. (pdf)


Papadopulos AST, Kaye M, Devaux C, Hipperson H, Lighten J, Dunning L, Hutton I, Baker W, Butlin RK & Savolainen V. (2014) Evaluation of genetic isolation within an island flora reveals unusually widespread local adaptation and supports sympatric speciation. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 369: 1648. (pdf)

Valente LM*, Britton AW*, Powell MP, Papadopulos AST, Burgoyne PM, Savolainen V. (2014) Correlates of hyperdiversity in Southern African ice plants (Aizoaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 174: 110-129. (pdf)


Papadopulos AST*, Powell MP*, Pupulin F, Warner J, Hawkins JA, Salamin N, Chittka L, Williams NH, Whitten WM, Loader D, Chase MW, Savolainen V. (2013) Convergent evolution of floral signals underlies the success of neotropical orchids. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 280: 1765. (pdf)

Papadopulos AST, Price Z, Devaux C, Hipperson H, Smadja CM, Hutton I, Baker WJ, Butlin RK, & Savolainen V. (2013) A comparative analysis of the mechanisms underlying speciation on Lord Howe Island. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 733-745. (pdf)

Papadopulos AST, Baker WJ & Savolainen V. (2013) Sympatric speciation of island plants: the natural laboratory of Lord Howe Island. In Speciation: Natural Processes, Genetics and Biodiversity (Michalak P, Ed).

Bezeng BS, Savolainen V, Yessoufou K, Papadopulos AST, Maurin O & Van Der Bank M. (2013) A phylogenetic approach towards understanding the drivers of plant invasiveness on Robben Island, South Africa. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 142-152. (abstract)


Papadopulos AST, Baker WJ, Crayn D, Butlin RK, Kynast RG, Hutton I & Savolainen V. (2011) Speciation with gene flow on Lord Howe Island. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108: 13188-13193. (pdf)


Fiz-Palacios O, Vargas P, Vila R, Papadopulos AST & Aldasoro JJ. (2010) The uneven phylogeny and biogeography of Erodium (Geraniaceae): Radiations in the Mediterranean and recent, recurrent intercontinental colonization. Annals of Botany 18: 871-884. (pdf)


Babik W, Butlin RK, Baker WJ, Papadopulos AST, Boulsteix M, Anstett M-C, Lexer C, Hutton I & Savolainen V. (2009). How sympatric is speciation in the Howea palms of Lord Howe Island? Molecular Ecology 18: 3629-3638. (abstract)