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  1. Re-assessing the diversity of negative strand RNA viruses in insects
    Käfer, S.#, S. Paraskevopoulou#, F. Zirkel, N. Wieseke, A. Donath, M. Petersen, T. C. Jones, S. Liu, X. Zhou, M. Middendorf, S. Junglen*, B. Misof*, C. Drosten*
    2019. PloS Pathogens 15(12): e1008224


  2. The evolution and genomic basis of beetle diversity
    McKenna*#, D. D., S. Shin#, D. Ahrens, M. Balke, C. Beza, D. J. Clarke, A. Donath, H. E. Escalona, F. Friedrich, H. Letsch, S. Liu, D. Maddison, C. Mayer, B. Misof, P. J. Murin, O. Niehuis, R. S. Peters, L. Podsiadlowski, H. Pohl, E. D. Scully, E. V. Yan, X. Zhou, A. Ślipiński, R. G. Beutel
    2019. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116(49): 24729-24737.


  3. Phylogenomics reveals the evolutionary timing and pattern of butterflies and moths
    Kawahara, A. Y.*, D. Plotkin, M. Espeland, K. Meusemann, E. F.A. Toussaint, A. Donath, F. Gimnich, P. B. Frandsen, A. Zwick, M. dos Reis, J. R. Barber, R. S. Peters, S. Liu, X. Zhou, C. Mayer, L. Podsiadlowski, C. Storer, B. Misof, J. W. Breinholt
    2019. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116(45): 22657-22663.

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  4. Patterns and constraints in the evolution of sperm individualization genes in insects, with an emphasis on beetles
    Vizán-Rico, H. I., C. Mayer, M. Petersen, D. McKenna, X. Zhou, and J. Gómez-Zurita*
    2019. Genes 10(10): 776.


  5. Old World and New World Phasmatodea: phylogenomics resolve the evolutionary history of stick and leaf insects
    Simon, S., H. Letsch, S. Bank, T. R. Buckley, A. Donath, S. Liu, R. Machida, K. Meusemann, B. Misof, L. Podsiadlowski, X. Zhou, B. Wipfler, and S. Bradler*
    2019. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7:345.


  6. First mitochondrial genomes of five hoverfly species of the genus Eristalinus (Diptera: Syrphidae)
    Smet, Y. De, K. Jordaens, M. Tang, G. Sonet, M. Virgilio, A. D. Young, J. H. Skevington, T. Backeljau, S. Liu, X. Zhou, and M. De Meyer.
    2019. Genome 62(10): 677-687.


  7. Genome-skimming provides accurate quantification for pollen mixtures
    Lang, D.#, M. Tang#, J. Hu, and X. Zhou*
    2019. Molecular Ecology Resources 19:1433-1446.


  8. 洞察景观生态影响蜜蜂健康之新视角——肠道微生物
    2019。生物多样性 27(5): 516-525。生物多样性基因组学专辑

  9. 运用基因组学方法探究生物多样性:大数据时代的“胡克显微镜”
    2019。生物多样性 27(5): 475-479。生物多样性基因组学专辑(编者按)
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  10. Genomic signatures accompanying the dietary shift to phytophagy in polyphagan beetles
    Seppey, M., P. Ioannidis, B. C. Emerson, C. Pitteloud, M. Robinson-Rechavi, J. Roux, H. E. Escalona, D. D. McKenna, B. Misof, S. Shin, X. Zhou, R. M. Waterhouse*, and N. Alvarez*
    2019. Genome Biology 20: 98.


  11. Trends in DNA barcoding and metabarcoding
    Adamowicz, S. J.*, J. S. Boatwright, F. Chain, B. L. Fisher, I. D. Hogg, F. Leese, D. A. Lijtmaer, M. Mwale, A. M. Naaum, X. Pochon, D. Steinke, J. J. Wilson, S. Wood, J. Xu, S. Xu, X. Zhou, and M. Van der Bank
    2019. Genome 62(3): v–viii.


  12. Phylogenomics of the superfamily Dytiscoidea (Coleoptera: Adephaga) with an empirical evaluation of phylogenetic conflict and systematic error
    Vasilikopoulosa, A.*, M. Balke, R. G. Beutel, A. Donath, L. Podsiadlowski, J. M. Pflug, R. M. Waterhouse, K. Meusemann, R. S. Peters, H. E. Escalona, C. Mayer, S. Liu, L. Hendrich, Y. Alarie, D. T. Bilton, F. Jia, X. Zhou, I. Ribera, D. R. Maddison, O. Niehuis, B. Misof*
    2019. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 135: 270-285.


  13. An integrative phylogenomic approach illuminates the evolutionary history of cockroaches and termites (Blattodea)
    Evangelista, D. A.*#, B. Wipfler*#, O. Béthoux, A. Donath, M. Fujita, M. K. Kohli, J. Korb, F. Legendre, S. Liu, R. Machida, B. Misof, R. S. Peters, L. Podsiadlowski, J. Rust, K. Schuette, W. Tollenaar, J. L. Ware, X. Zhou, K. Meusemann, S. Simon*
    2019. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 286(1895): 20182076.


  14. Phylogenomic analysis of Calyptratae: resolving the phylogenetic relationships within a major radiation of Diptera
    Kutty, S. N., K. Meusemann, K. M. Bayless, M. A. T. Marinho, A. C. Pont, X. Zhou, B. Misof, B. M. Wiegmann, D. Yeates, P. Cerretti, R. Meier*, and T. Pape*
    2019. Cladistics 35(6): 605-622.

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  15. Evolutionary history of Polyneoptera and its implications for our understanding of the early evolution of winged insects
    Wipfler, B.*#, H. Letsch#, P. B. Frandsen#, P. Kapli#, C. Mayer#, D. Bartel, T. R. Buckley, A. Donath, J. S. Edgerly-Rooks, M. Fujita, S. Liu, R. Machida, Y. Mashimo, B. Misof, O. Niehuis, R. S. Peters, M. Petersen, L. Podsiadlowski, K. Schütte, S. Shimizu, T. Uchifune, J. Wilbrandt, E. Yan, X. Zhou, and S. Simon*#
    2019. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116(8): 3024-3029.

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  16. Phylogenomics from low-coverage whole-genome sequencing
    Zhang, F.*, C. Zhu, X. Zhou, S. Scheu, Y. Luan*
    2019. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 10(4): 507-517.

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