Phylogeography, population and eco-genetics of European marine and terrestrial molluscs


This research is conducted in collaboration with Carlos Brito and A. Frias Martins (the University of the Azores).


genetics, phylogeny and evolution, systematics and taxonomy, morphology, marine and coastal habitats, benthos, population, allozyme electrophoresis, morphometrics, DNA sequencing, Biogeography, Genetics, Systematics and taxonomy, Marine and coastal habitats, Morphology, Phylogeny and evolution, Marine Biodiversity, Origins, Maintenance and Change of Biodiversity, Systematics, Inventorying and Classification, Demography and life-history, Ecology, Forests, Cultivated and artificial habitats, Conservation, Restoration and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity, Invasive Species and their Effect on Biodiversity, NE Atlantic, Mediterranean, Mollusca, Metazoa, Invertebrata, Pulmonata, Gastropoda, Arionidae, Carinarion, Helicidae, Leptaxinae


Name Role Start End
Breugelmans, Karin member
De Wolf, Hans member
Jordaens, Kurt member
Van Riel, Patrick member
Backeljau, Thierry member


Name Role Start End
Malacology unknown
Evolutionary Biology Group unknown


Reference Role
Van Riel P., Backeljau, T., Brito C., Frias Martins, A.M., Jordaens, K. & Verhagen, R., 1998, Systematics and conservation genetics of the endemic Leptaxinae (Pulmonata: Hygromiidae) in the Azores, Journal of Conchology Special Publication No 2,pp. 309-310. author
Jordaens, K., Backeljau, T., Reise, H., Van Riel, P. & Verhagen, R., 1998, First record of Deroceras juranum outside the Jura mountains (Pulmonata: Agriolimacidae), Journal of Molluscan Studies 64, pp.495-499. author
Jordaens, K., VanRiel, P., Verhagen, R., Backeljau, T., 1998, Food-induced esterase electromorphs in Carinarion spp. and their effects on taxonomic data analysis (Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Arionidae) Electrophoresis 20: 473-479. author
Medeiros, R., Brito, C., Frias Martins, A.M., Jordaens, K., Van Riel, P., De Wolf, H., Breugelmans, K. & Backeljau, T., 2000, Conservation genetics of the endemic Azorean slug Plutonia atlantica (Mollusca, Pulmonata). Biological Conservation 93, 77-84. author
Backeljau, T., Breugelamns, K.,De Wolf, H., geenen, S., R. Harrier, L.A., Jordaens, K., Van Riel, P. & Winnepenninckx, B., 2000, Software dependent phenetic relationships of non-nodulating african species of Acacia. Plant Systematics and Evolution 220: 139-146. author
Van Riel, P., Jordaens, K., Frias Martins, A.M. & Backeljau, T., 2000, Eradication of exotic species, Trends in Ecology and Evolution 15(12): 515. author
Jordaens, K., Geenen, S., Reise, H., van Riel, P., Verhagen, R. & Backeljau, T., 2000, Is there a geographical pattern in the breeding system of a complex of hermaphroditic slugs (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Carinarion)? Heredity 85: 571-579. author
Van Riel, P., Jordaens, K., Van Goethem, J.L. & Backeljau, T., 2001, Genetic variation in the land snail Isognomostoma isognomostoma (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Helicidae). Malacologia 43(1-2), 1-11. author

created:2011-12-14 14:18:59 UTC, source:biodiv

© 2012 by the Belgian Biodiversity Platform