Keep up to date here with recently published scientific research on ferns and lycophytes.
This page is a new feature on our website. Each entry has a link to the abstract and in some cases the complete article, and the list will be updated regularly to include papers as they are published.
Older articles will be put into the archive

Zhu QF, Zhao QS.
Chemical constituents and biological activities of lycophytes and ferns.
Chin J Nat Med. 2019 Dec;17(12):887-891.
PMID: 31882041

Sareen B, Thapa P, Joshi R, Bhattacharya A.
Proteome Analysis of the Gametophytes of a Western Himalayan Fern Diplazium maximum Reveals Their Adaptive Responses to Changes in Their Micro-Environment.
Front Plant Sci. 2019;10:1623.
PMID: 31921265

Zheng T, He X, Ye H, Fu W, Peng M, Gou G.
Phylogeography of the rare and endangered lycophyte Isoetes yunguiensis.
PeerJ. 2020;8:e8270.
PMID: 31915576

Ida N, Iwasaki A, Teruya T, Suenaga K, Kato-Noguchi H.
Tree Fern Cyathea lepifera May Survive by Its Phytotoxic Property.
Plants (Basel). 2019 Dec 28;9(1).
PMID: 31905660

Zhu QF, Zhao QS.
Chemical constituents and biological activities of lycophytes and ferns.
Chin J Nat Med. 2019 Dec;17(12):887-891.
PMID: 31882041

Yang C, Ho YN, Makita R, Inoue C, Chien MF.
Cupriavidus basilensis strain r507, a toxic arsenic phytoextraction facilitator, potentiates the arsenic accumulation by Pteris vittata.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2019 Dec 24;190:110075. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31881405

Zhang J, Liu L, Shu JP, Jin DM, Shen H, Chen HF, Zhang R, Yan YH.
Transcriptomic Evidence of Adaptive Evolution of the Epiphytic Fern Asplenium nidus.
Int J Genomics. 2019;2019:1429316.
PMID: 31871926

Dos Santos NBC, de Arruda ECP, de Pinna GFAM, Neto AGB, de Oliveira AFM.
Assessing the effects of water quality on leaf morphoanatomy, ultrastructure and photosynthetic pigment content of Salvinia auriculata Aubl. (Salviniaceae).
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2019 Dec 14;190:110061. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31846859

Bippus AC, Escapa IH, Wilf P, Tomescu AMF.
Fossil fern rhizomes as a model system for exploring epiphyte community structure across geologic time: evidence from Patagonia.
PeerJ. 2019;7:e8244.
PMID: 31844594

O’Connor PJ, Alonso-Amelot ME, Roberts SA, Povey AC.
The role of bracken fern illudanes in bracken fern-induced toxicities.
Mutat Res. 2019 Oct – Dec;782:108276.
PMID: 31843140

Gunawardana D.
An Exploration of Common Greenhouse Gas Emissions by the Cyanobiont of the Azolla-Nostoc Symbiosis and Clues as to Nod Factors in Cyanobacteria.
Plants (Basel). 2019 Dec 10;8(12).
PMID: 31835592

Victoriano-Romero E, García-Franco JG, Mehltreter K, Valencia-Díaz S, Toledo-Hernández VH, Flores-Palacios A.
Epiphyte associations and canopy soil volume: nutrient capital and factors influencing soil retention in the canopy.
Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2019 Dec 13;. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31834980

Yang C, Ho YN, Makita R, Inoue C, Chien MF.
A multifunctional rhizobacterial strain with wide application in different ferns facilitates arsenic phytoremediation.
Sci Total Environ. 2019 Oct 8;:134504. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31831229

Seidl CM, Basham EW, Andriamahohatra LR, Scheffers BR.
Bird’s nest fern epiphytes facilitate herpetofaunal arboreality and climate refuge in two paleotropic canopies.
Oecologia. 2019 Dec 10;. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31823001

Wei X, Zhou Y, Tsang DCW, Song L, Zhang C, Yin M, Liu J, Xiao T, Zhang G, Wang J.
Hyperaccumulation and transport mechanism of thallium and arsenic in brake ferns (Pteris vittata L.): A case study from mining area.
J Hazard Mater. 2019 Nov 25;:121756. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31818671

Shrestha SS, Sut S, Barbon Di Marco S, Zengin G, Gandin V, De Franco M, Pant DR, Mahomoodally MF, Dall’Acqua S, Rajbhandary S.
Phytochemical Fingerprinting and In Vitro Bioassays of the Ethnomedicinal Fern Tectaria coadunata (J. Smith) C. Christensen from Central Nepal.
Molecules. 2019 Dec 5;24(24).
PMID: 31817382

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