Priscila Chaverri

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Priscila Chaverri
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1. Assistant professor at University of Maryland, College Park. 2. BOOKS AND MONOGRAPHS Hirooka, Y., Rossman, A.Y., Samuels, G.J., Lechat, C., Chaverri, P. 2012. A monograph of Allantonectria, Nectria, and Pleonectria (Nectriaceae, Hypocreales, Ascomycota) and their pycnidial, sporodochial, and synnematous anamorphs. Studies in Mycology 71: 1-210. (Free via Open Access) Chaverri, P., Huhndorf, S., Rogers, J., Samuels, G.J. 2010. Microhongos Comunes de Costa Rica y otras regiones tropicales (Ascomycota, Pezizomycotina, Sordariomycetes). Common Microfungi of Costa Rica and other tropical regions (Ascomycota, Pezizomycotina, Sordariomycetes). INBio Editorial: Heredia. 241 pp. + 60 Pl. Chaverri, P., Liu, M., Hodge, K.T. 2008. Neotropical Hypocrella (anamorph Aschersonia), Moelleriella, and Samuelsia. Studies in Mycology 60: Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures (CBS): Utrecht. 68 pp. (Free via Open Access) Samuels, GJ, Rossman, AY, Chaverri, P., Overton, BE, Põldmaa, K. 2006. Hypocreales of the Southeastern United States: An Identification Guide. CBS Biodiversity Series No. 4. Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures (CBS): Utrecht. 145 pp. (for a web-based interactive key to this book, go to: Chaverri, P., Samuels, G.J. 2003. Hypocrea/Trichoderma (Ascomycota, Hypocreales, Hypocreaceae): Species with green ascospores. Studies in Mycology 48. Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures (CBS): Utrecht. 116 pp. Trichoderma Interactive Key. IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS Gazis, R., Miadlikowska, J., Lutzoni, F., Arnold, A.E., Chaverri, P. 2012. Rubber trees in Peru host a new class of fungi: ‘Xylonomycetes’ (Ascomycota). Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. (In Press). Salgado, C., Rossman, A.Y, Samuels, G.J., M. Capdet, Chaverri, P. 2012. Multigene phylogenetic analyses of the Thelonectria coronata and T. veuillotiana species complexes. Mycologia (In Press) Schoch, C.L., Seifert, K.A., Huhndorf, S., Robert, V., Spouge, J.L., Levesque, A.,Chen, W., and Fungal Barcoding Consortium*. 2012. Nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region as a universal DNA barcode marker for Fungi. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 109: 6241-6246. *P. Chaverri is part of the Fungal Barcoding Consortium. Samuels, G.J., Ismaiel, A., de Souza, J., Chaverri, P. 2012. Trichoderma stromaticum and its overseas relatives. Mycological Progress 11: 215-254. Gazis, R., Rehner, S., Chaverri, P. 2011. Species delimitation in fungal endophyte diversity studies and its implications in ecological and biogeographic inferences. Molecular Ecology 20: 3001-3013. Hirooka, Y., Rossman, A.Y., Chaverri, P. 2011. Morphological and phylogenetic analyses of the Nectria cinnabarina species complex. Studies in Mycology 68: 35-56. Free via Open Access. Chaverri, P., Salgado, C., Hirooka, Y., Rossman, A.Y., Samuels, G.J. 2011. Delimitation of Neonectria and Cylindrocarpon and related genera with Cylindrocarpon-like anamorphs. Studies in Mycology 68: 57-78. Free via Open Acess. Chaverri, P., Gazis, R., Samuels, G.J. 2011. Trichoderma amazonicum, a new endophytic species on Hevea brasiliensis and H. guianensis from the Amazon basin. Mycologia 103: 139-151. Chaverri, P., Gazis, R. 2011. Linking ex planta fungi with their endophytic stages: Perisporiopsis, a common leaf litter and soil fungus, is a frequent endophyte of Hevea spp. and other plants. Fungal Ecology 4: 94-102. Chaverri, P., Gazis, R. 2010. Perisporiopsis lateritia, a new species on decaying leaves of Hevea spp. from the Amazon basin in Peru. Mycotaxon 113: 163-169. Gazis R., Chaverri, P. 2010. Diversity of fungal endophytes in leaves and stems of wild rubber trees (Hevea brasiliensis) in Peru. Fungal Ecology 3: 240-254. Hirooka, Y., Kobayashi, T., Ono, T., Rossman, A.Y., Chaverri, P. 2010. Verrucostoma, a new genus in the Bionectriaceae from the Bonin Islands, Japan. Mycologia 102: 418-429. Minnis, D., Samuels, G.J., Chaverri, P. 2009. Three nomenclatural corrections for species of Hypocrea/Trichoderma. Mycotaxon 109: 245-246. Liu, M., Milgroom, M.G., Chaverri, P., Hodge, K.T. 2009. Speciation of a tropical fungal species pair following transoceanic dispersal. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 51: 413-426. Tadych, M., Chaverri, P., Bergen, M., White, J.F. 2009. Moelleriella zhongdongii: stromal development and identification of Hirsutella-like and Aschersonia synanamorphs. Mycological Research 113: 611-615. Samuels, G.J., Lu, B.-S., Chaverri, P., Candoussau, F., Fournier, J., Rossman, A.Y. 2009. Cyanonectria, a new genus for Nectria cyanostoma and its Fusarium anamorph. Mycological Progress 8: 49-58. Rojas, E.I., Herre, E.A., Mejía, L.C., Arnold, A.E., Chaverri, P., Samuels, G.J. 2008. Endomelanconiopsis endophyticum, a new Botryosphaeria leaf endophyte from Panama. Mycologia 100: 760-775. Degenkolb, T., Ralf, D., Nielsen, K.F., Grafenhan, T., Theis, C., Zafari, D., Chaverri, P., Ismaiel, A., Bruckner, H., Von Dohren, H., Thrane, U., Petrini, O., Samuels, G.J. 2008. The Trichoderma brevicompactum clade: a new lineage with new species, new peptaibiotics, and mycotoxins. Mycological Progress 7: 177-209. Chaverri, P., Vílchez, B. 2006. Hypocrealean (Hypocreales, Ascomycota) fungal diversity in different stages of succession in a tropical forest in Costa Rica. Biotropica 38: 531-543. Liu, M., Chaverri, P., Hodge, K.T. 2006. A taxonomic revision of the insect biocontrol fungus Aschersonia aleyrodis, its allies with white stromata and their Hypocrella sexual states. Mycological Research 110: 537-554. Chaverri, P., Bischoff, J.F., Evans, H.C., Hodge, K.T. 2005. Regiocrella, a new entomopathogenic genus with a pycnidial anamorph and its phylogenetic placement in the Clavicipitaceae. Mycologia 97: 1225-1237. Chaverri, P., Bischoff, J.F., Hodge, K.T. 2005. A new species of Hypocrella, H. macrostroma, and its relationship to other species with large stromata. Mycological Research 109: 1268-1275. Bischoff, J.F., Chaverri, P., White, J.F. 2005. Clarification of the host substrate of Ascopolyporus (Clavicipitaceae, Hypocreales) and description of Ascopolyporus philodendrus sp. nov. Mycologia 97: 710-717. Chaverri, P., Samuels, G. J., Hodge, K. T. 2005. The genus Podocrella and its nematode-killing anamorph Harposporium. Mycologia 97: 433-443. Druzhinina, I. S., Chaverri, P., Fallah, P., Kubicek, C. P., Samuels, G. J. 2004. Hypocrea flaviconidia, a new species from Costa Rica with yellow conidia. Studies in Mycology 50: 401-407. Chaverri, P., Candoussau, F., Samuels, G.J. 2004. Hypocrea phyllostachydis and its Trichoderma anamorph, a new bambusicolous species from France. Mycological Progress 3: 29-36. Arguedas, M., Chaverri, P., Verjans, J-M. 2004. Problemas fitosanitarios de la teca en Costa Rica [Phytosanitary problems on teak trees, Tectona grandis, in Costa Rica]. Rev. Recursos Naturales y Ambiente 41: 130-135. Lu, B.S., Druzhinina, I.S., Fallah, P., Chaverri, P., Gradinger, C., Kubicek, C.P., Samuels, G.J. 2004. Hypocrea/Trichoderma species with pachybasium-like conidiophores: teleomorphs for T. minutisporum and T. polysporum, and their newly discovered relatives. Mycologia 96: 310-342. Chaverri, P., Castlebury, L.A., Overton, B.E., Samuels, G.J. 2003. Hypocrea/Trichoderma: species with conidiophore elongations and green conidia. Mycologia 95: 1100-1140. Chaverri, P., Castlebury, L.A., Samuels, G.J., Geiser, D.M. 2003. Multilocus phylogenetic structure of Trichoderma harzianum/Hypocrea lixii complex. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 27: 302-313. Dodd, S.L., Lieckfeldt, E., Chaverri, P., Overton, B.E., Samuels, G.J. 2002. Taxonomy and phylogenetic relationships of two species of Hypocrea with Trichoderma anamorphs. Mycological Progress 1: 409-428. Chaverri, P., Samuels, G.J. 2002. Hypocrea lixii, the teleomorph of Trichoderma harzianum. Mycological Progress 1: 283-286. Chaverri, P., Samuels, G.J., Stewart, E.L. 2001. Hypocrea virens sp. nov., the teleomorph of Trichoderma virens. Mycologia 93: 1113-1124. Chaverri, P., Samuels, G.J., Stewart, E.L., Umaña, L. 2001. Hypocrea nigrovirens sp. nov., a new species with a gliocladium-like anamorph. Mycologia 93:758-763. Arguedas, M., Chaverri, P. 1999. Problemas fitosanitarios en laurel (Cordia alliodora (Ruiz & Pavón) Oken) en Costa Rica [Pests and diseases on Cordia alliodora in Costa Rica]. Rev. Tecnología en Marcha 13: 18-24. 3. a. Member of the Mycological Society of America. b. Associate Editor of Phytopathology.
Curation scope
Taxonomy of Hypocreales (Fungi, Ascomycota).