Selected list of publications

Helmstetter A, Papadopulos AST, Igea J, Van Dooren TJM, Leroi AM, Savolainen V: Viviparity stimulates diversification in an order of fish. Nature Communications 2016, 7:1127

Saslis-Lagoudakis CH, Savolainen V, Williamson EM, Forest F, Wagstaff SJ, Baral SR, Watson MF, Pendry CA, Hawkins JA: Phylogenies reveal predictive power of traditional medicine in bioprospecting. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2012, 109:15835–15840

Davies TJ, Smith GF, Bellstedt DU, Boatwright JS, Bytebier B, Cowling RM, Forest F, Harmon LJ, Muasya AM, Schrire BD, Steenkamp Y, van der Bank M, Savolainen V: Extinction Risk and Diversification Are Linked in a Plant Biodiversity Hotspot. Plos Biology 2011, 9

 Papadopulos AST, Baker WJ, Crayn D, Butlin RK, Kynast RG, Hutton I, Savolainen V: Speciation with gene flow on Lord Howe Island. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2011, 108:13188–13193

Sauquet H, Weston PH, Anderson CL, Barker NP, Cantrill DJ, Mast AR, Savolainen V: Contrasted patterns of hyperdiversification in Mediterranean hotspots. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2009, 106:221–225

CBOL Plant Working Group: A DNA barcode for land plants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2009, 106:12794–12797

 Lahaye R, Van der Bank M, Bogarin D, Warner J, Pupulin F, Gigot G, Maurin O, Duthoit S, Barraclough TG, Savolainen V: DNA barcoding the floras of biodiversity hotspots. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2008, 105:2923–2928

 Christin P-A, Besnard G, Samaritani E, Duvall MR, Hodkinson TR, Savolainen V, Salamin N: Oligocene CO2 decline promoted C-4 photosynthesis in grasses. Current Biology 2008, 18:37–43

 Forest F, Grenyer R, Rouget M, Davies TJ, Cowling RM, Faith DP, Balmford A, Manning JC, Proches S, van der Bank M, Reeves G, Hedderson TAJ, Savolainen V: Preserving the evolutionary potential of floras in biodiversity hotspots. Nature 2007, 445:757–760

 Christin P-A, Salamin N, Savolainen V, Duvall MR, Besnard G: C-4 photosynthesis evolved in grasses via parallel adaptive genetic changes. Current Biology 2007, 17:1241–1247

 Savolainen V, Lehmann L: Evolutionary biology - Genetics and bisexuality (News & Views). Nature 2007, 445:158–159

 Savolainen V, Lexer C, Anstett M-C, Hutton I, Clarkson JJ, Norup M V, Powell MP, Springate D, Salamin N, Baker WJ: Evolutionary biology - Sympatric plant speciation in islands? Reply. Nature 2006, 443

 Savolainen V, Anstett MC, Lexer C, Hutton I, Clarkson JJ, Norup M V, Powell MP, Springate D, Salamin N, Baker WJ: Sympatric speciation in palms on an oceanic island. Nature 2006, 441:210–213

 Davies TJ, Barraclough TG, Savolainen V, Chase MW: Environmental causes for plant biodiversity gradients. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2004, 359:1645-1656

Davies TJ, Barraclough TG, Chase MW, Soltis PS, Soltis DE, Savolainen V: Darwin’s abominable mystery: Insights from a supertree of the angiosperms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2004, 101:1904–1909

 Soltis PS, Soltis DE, Savolainen V, Crane PR, Barraclough TG: Rate heterogeneity among lineages of tracheophytes: Integration of molecular and fossil data and evidence for molecular living fossils. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2002, 99:4430–4435

 Qiu YL, Lee JH, Bernasconi-Quadroni F, Soltis DE, Soltis PS, Zanis M, Zimmer EA, Chen ZD, Savolainen V, Chase MW: The earliest angiosperms: evidence from mitochondrial, plastid and nuclear genomes. Nature 1999, 402:404–407

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