posted Jul 4, 2018, 5:08 AM by N Y   [ updated Jul 13, 2018, 4:34 AM ]

Yubuki N, and Leander BS (2018). Diversity and evolutionary history of the Symbiontida (Euglenozoa). Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. In press [Link]
Invited review

Treitli SC, Kotyk M, Yubuki N,  Jirounková E, Vlasáková J, Butovičová P, Šípek P, Čepička I and Hampl V (2018). Molecular and morphological diversity of the oxymonad genera Monocercomonoides and Blattamonas gen. nov. Protist. In press [Link]


posted Dec 7, 2016, 3:23 AM by N Y   [ updated Dec 7, 2016, 3:24 AM ]

Hoppenrath M, Yubuki N, 
Stern R and Leander BS 
(2016) Ultrastructure and molecular phylogenetic position of a new marine sand-dwelling dinoflagellate from British Columbia, Canada: Pseudadenoides polypyrenoides sp. nov. (Dinophyceae). European Journal of Phycology. In press.

Two papers accepted

posted Oct 13, 2016, 12:56 AM by N Y   [ updated Nov 3, 2016, 11:53 AM ]

Yubuki N, Zadrobílkova E and Cepicka I (2016) Ultrastructure and Molecular Phylogeny of Iotanema spirale gen. nov. et sp. nov., a new lineage of endobiotic Fornicata with strikingly simplified ultrastructure. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology. In press. [Link]

Yubuki N, Huang SSC and Leander BS (2016) Comparative ultrastructure of fornicate excavates, including a novel free-living relative of diplomonads: Aduncisulcus paluster gen. et sp. nov. Protist. 167(6):584-596 [Link]

List of my publications

Acceptance from Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology

posted Feb 5, 2016, 2:47 AM by N Y   [ updated Feb 5, 2016, 2:47 AM ]

Yubuki N*Čepička I and Leander BS (2016). Evolution of the microtubular cytoskeleton (flagellar apparatus) in parasitic protistsMolecular and Biochemical Parasitology. In press

Paper accepted in Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology

posted Dec 19, 2014, 4:34 PM by N Y   [ updated Dec 19, 2014, 4:44 PM ]

Yubuki N, Pánek T, Yabuki A, Cepicka I, Takishita K, Inagaki Y & Leander BS (2015) Morphological identities of two different marine stramenopile environmental sequence clades: Bicosoeca kenaiensis (Hilliard, 1971) and Cantina marsupialis (Larsen and Patterson, 1990) gen. nov., comb. nov. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology. In press

List of my publications

Paper accepted in Phycological Research

posted Jul 21, 2014, 1:39 PM by N Y   [ updated Dec 19, 2014, 4:35 PM ]

Kamikawa R, Yubuki N, Yoshida M, Taira M, Nakamura N, Ishida K, Leander BS, Miyashita H, Hashimoto T, Mayama S & Inagaki Y. (in press) Multiple losses of photosynthesis in Nitzschia (Bacillariophyceae). Phycological Research.

Paper published in BMC Evol Biol

posted Feb 16, 2014, 1:02 PM by N Y   [ updated Feb 16, 2014, 1:03 PM ]

Szabová et al (2014) The evolution of paralogous enzymes MAT and MATX within the Euglenida and beyond. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 14:25 (12 pages)  [Link] [PDF (2.7MB)]

Paper published in J Euk Micro

posted Dec 12, 2013, 6:09 AM by N Y   [ updated Dec 12, 2013, 6:22 AM ]

This review article specifically discussed the challenges associated with field protistology and provided suggestions to get more data from natural protist community.

Heger TJ et al. (2014) A resurgence in field research is essential to better understand the diversity, ecology and evolution of microbial eukaryotesJournal of Eukaryotic Microbiology. [Link]

Poster presentation in ICOP XIV Vancouver

posted Jun 27, 2013, 3:32 PM by N Y   [ updated Dec 12, 2013, 6:00 AM ]

I will be giving a poster presentation in International Congress of Protistology (ICOP) XIV taking place from July 28 - August 2, 2013 in Vancouver.

Yubuki N. et al. Morphological identities of two MAST-13 (marine stramenopile) environmental sequence clades.

Accepted for publication

posted Jun 21, 2013, 10:55 AM by N Y   [ updated Jun 27, 2013, 3:23 PM ]

    We characterized new EF- and  EFL sequences from phylogenetically diverse eukaryotes and discussed the evolutionary process of those functionally homologous genes.

Kamikawa R et al (2013) Parallel re-modeling of EF-1α function: Divergent EF-1α genes co-occur with EFL genes in diverse distantly related eukaryotes. BMC Evolutionary Biology (in press).[Link]

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