BRCAS

Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica

Recent publications

Publications ( 2015-2018 )
  1. Quentin D. Read, John M. Grady, Phoebe L. Zarnetske, Sydne Record, Benjamin Baiser, Jonathan Belmaker, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Angela Strecker, Lydia Beaudrot, Katherine M. Thibault, accepted, “Among-species overlap in rodent body size distributions predicts species richness along a temperature gradient”, Ecography. (SCI) (IF: 4.902; SCI ranking: 7.4%,11.8%)
  2. Bradley BA*, Curtis CA, Fusco EJ, Abatzoglou JT, Balch JK, Dadashi S, Tuanmu M-N, accepted, “Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) distribution in the intermountain western United States and its relationship to fire frequency, seasonality, and ignitions”, BIOLOGICAL INVASIONS. (SCI) (IF: 2.473; SCI ranking: 20.4%,35.9%)
  3. Shiau, Y.J., Cai, Y., Lin, Y.T., Jia, Z., and Chiu, C.Y.*, accepted, “Community structure of active aerobic methanotrophs in red mangrove (Kandelia obovata) soils under different frequency of tides”, Microbial Ecology. (SCI) (IF: 3.63; SCI ranking: 3.8%,24.2%,28%)
  4. Chang, E.D., Chen, C.P., Tian, G., and Chiu, C.Y.*, accepted, “Replacement of natural hardwood forest with planted bamboo and cedar in a humid subtropical mountain affects soil microbial community”, Applied Soil Ecology. (SCI) (IF: 2.786; SCI ranking: 26.5%)
  5. S. P. Chen, S. Y. Wang, M. Y. Huang, K. H. Lin, S. M. Hua, H. H. Lu, Y. C. Lai, C. M. Yang*, 2018, “Physiological and molecular analyses of chlorophyllase in sweet potatoes with different-colored leaves”, South African Journal of Botany, 114, 272-279. (SCI) (IF: 1.427; SCI ranking: 45.8%)
  6. Chan Benny K. K., Sari Alireza, Høeg Jens T., 2018, “Cirripede Cypris Antennules: How Much Structural Variation Exists Among Balanomorphan Species from Hard-Bottom Habitats?”, The Biological Bulletin, 233(2), 135-143. (SCI) (IF: 1.95; SCI ranking: 36.2%,37.6%)
  7. Mays, H.L.*, C.-M. Hung, P.-J. Shaner,J. Denvir, M. Justice, S.-F. Yang, T.L. Roth, D.A. Oheler, J. Fan, S. Rekulapally and D.A. Primerano, 2018, “Genomic analysis of demographic history and ecological niche modeling in the endangered Sumatran Rhinoceros Dicerorhinus sumatrensis”, CURRENT BIOLOGY, 28, 70-76. (SCI) (IF: 8.851; SCI ranking: 6.6%,10%)
  8. Chuang TJ, Chen YJ, Chen CY, Mai TL, Wang YD, Yeh CS, Yang MY, Hsiao YT, Chang TH, Kuo TC, Cho HH, Shen CN, Kuo HC, Lu MY, Chen YH, Hsieh SC, Chiang TW, 2018, “Integrative transcriptome sequencing reveals extensive alternative trans-splicing and cis-backsplicing in human cells.”, Nucleic acids research, doi: 10.1093/nar/gky032., [Epub ahead of print]. (SCI) (IF: 10.162; SCI ranking: 4.8%)
  9. Timothy C Bonebrake*, Christopher J Brown, Johann D Bell, Julia L Blanchard, Alienor Chauvenet, Curtis Champion, I-ching Chen, Timothy D Clark, Robert K Colwell, Finn Danielsen, Anthony I Dell, Jennifer M Donelson, Birgitta Evengård, Simon Ferrier, Stewart Frusher, Raquel A Garcia, Roger B Griffis, Alistair J Hobday, Marta A Jarzyna, Emma Lee, Jonathan Lenoir, Hlif Linnetved, Victoria Y Martin, Phillipa C McCormack, Jan McDonald, Eve McDonald‐Madden, Nicola Mitchell, Tero Mustonen, John M Pandolfi, Nathalie Pettorelli, Hugh Possingham, Peter Pulsifer, Mark Reynolds, Brett R Scheffers, Cascade JB Sorte, Jan M Strugnell, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Samantha Twiname, Adriana Vergés, Cecilia Villanueva, Erik Wapstra, Thomas Wernberg, Gretta T Pecl, 2018, “Managing consequences of climate-driven species redistribution requires integration of ecology, conservation and social science”, BIOLOGICAL REVIEWS, 93(1), 284-305. (SCI) (IF: 11.615; SCI ranking: 2.4%)
  10. Chan, B. K. K., J. C. W Liu, 2017, “Galkinius Perreault, 2014 or Darwiniella (Anderson, 1992)? A new coral-associated barnacle sharing characteristics of these two genera in Pacific waters (Crustacea, Cirripedia, Thoracica, Pyrgomatidae)”, ZOOKEYS, 719, 1-22. (SCI) (IF: 1.031; SCI ranking: 50.9%)
  11. Huang SP, Wang FY, Wang TY*, 2017, “Molecular phylogeny of the Opsariichthys group (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) based on complete mitochondrial genomes”, Zoological Studies, 56, 40. (SCI) (IF: 1.008; SCI ranking: 52.1%)
  12. Katrina S. Luzon*, Mei-Fang Lin*, Ma. Carmen A. Ablan Lagman, Wilfredo Roehl Y. Licuanan and Chaolun Allen Chen*, 2017, “Resurrecting a subgenus to genus: molecular phylogeny of Euphyllia and Fimbriaphyllia (order Scleractinia; family Euphyllidae; clade V)”, PeerJ, 5, e4074. (SCI) (IF: 2.177; SCI ranking: 31.3%)
  13. Xu Wei-Bin, Guo Jing, Pan Bo, Han Meng-Qi, Liu Yan*, Chung Kuo-Fang*, 2017, “Three new species of Paraboea (Gesneriaceae) from limestone karsts of China based on morphological and molecular evidence”, Botanical Studies, 58, e56. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  14. Che-Hung Lin, Yoko Nozawa*, 2017, “Variability of spawning time (lunar day) in Acropora vs. merulinid corals: a 7-year record of in situ coral spawning in Taiwan.”, CORAL REEFS, 36(4), 1269-1278. (SCI) (IF: 2.906; SCI ranking: 12.4%)
  15. Chih-Chieh Yu, Kuo-Fang Chung*, 2017, “Why Mahonia? Molecular recircumscription of Berberis s.l., with the description of two new genera, Alloberberis and Moranothamnus”, TAXON, 66(6), 1371-1392. (SCI) (IF: 2.447; SCI ranking: 52.1%,25.9%)
  16. Jia-Ho Shiu, Shashank Keshavmurthy, Pei-Wen Chiang, Hsing-Ju Chen, Shueh-Ping Lou, Ching-Hung Tseng, Hernyi Justin Hsieh, Chaolun Allen Chen & Sen-Lin Tang*, 2017, “Dynamics of coral-associated bacterial communities acclimated to temperature stress based on recent thermal history”, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7(1), 14933. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  17. Shiu JH, Keshavmurthy S, Chiang PW, Chen HJ, Lou SP, Tseng CH, Justin Hsieh H, Allen Chen C, Tang SL*, 2017, “Dynamics of coral-associated bacterial communities acclimated to temperature stress based on recent thermal history”, Scientific reports, 7(1), 14933. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  18. Lin Cheng-Tao, Chung Kuo-Fang*, 2017, “Phylogenetic Classification of Seed Plants of Taiwan”, Botanical Studies, 58, e52. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  19. Lin JJ, Wang FY, Li WH*, Wang TY*, 2017, “The rises and falls of opsin genes in 59 ray-finned fish genomes and their implications for environmental adaptation”, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7(1), 15568. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  20. Chiang CM, Wang TY, Ke AN, Chang TS*, Wu JY*, 2017, “Biotransformation of Ergostane Triterpenoid Antcin K from Antrodia cinnamomea by Soil-Isolated Psychrobacillus sp. AK 1817”, CATALYSTS, 7(10), 299. (SCI) (IF: 3.082; SCI ranking: 36.3%)
  21. Jih-Terng Wang​*, Shashank Keshavmurthy, Tzu-Ying Chu, Chaolun Allen Chen​*, 2017, “Diverse responses of Symbiodinium types to menthol and DCMU treatment”, PeerJ, 5, e3843. (SCI) (IF: 2.177; SCI ranking: 31.3%)
  22. Chen C.*, T. -Y. Chan and B. K. K. Chan, 2017, “Molluscan diversity in shallow water hydrothermal vents off Kueishan Island, Taiwan”, Marine Biodiversity, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-017-0804-2. (SCI) (IF: 1.646; SCI ranking: 44.8%,38.9%)
  23. T.S. Le, F.-J. Yang, Y.-H. Lo, T.C. Chang, J.C. Hsu, C.-Y. Kao, J. Wang*, 2017, “Non-Mendelian assortment of homologous autosomes of different sizes in males is the ancestral state in the Caenorhabditis lineage”, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7(1), 12819. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  24. Chung Chia-Lin, Lee Tracy J., Akiba Mitsuteru, Lee Hsin-Han, Kuo Tzu-Hao, Liu Dang, Ke Huei-Mien, Yokoi Toshiro, Roa Marylette B., Lu Mei-Yeh J., Chang Ya-Yun, Ann Pao-Jen, Tsai Jyh-Nong, Chen Chien-Yu, Tzean Shean-Shong, Ota Yuko, Hattori Tsutomu, Sahashi Norio, Liou Ruey-Fen, Kikuchi Taisei, Tsai Isheng J., 2017, “Comparative and population genomic landscape of Phellinus noxius: A hypervariable fungus causing root rot in trees”, Molecular Ecology, 26(22), 6301-6316. (SCI) (IF: 6.086; SCI ranking: 13.4%,12.5%,5.9%)
  25. Payacan Claudia, Moncada Ximena, Rojas Gloria, Clarke Andrew, Chung Kuo-Fang, Allaby Robin, Seelenfreund Daniela, Seelenfreund Andrea, 2017, “Phylogeography of herbarium specimens of asexually propagated paper mulberry [Broussonetia papyrifera (L.) L’Hér. ex Vent. (Moraceae)] reveals genetic diversity across the Pacific”, Annals of Botany, 120(3), 387-404. (SCI) (IF: 4.041; SCI ranking: 10.4%)
  26. CS Wu, TJ Wang, CW Wu, YN Wang , and SM Chaw, 2017, “Plastome Evolution in the Sole Hemiparasitic Genus Laurel Dodder (Cassytha) and Insights into the Plastid Phylogenomics of Lauraceae”, GENOME BIOLOGY AND EVOLUTION, 9(10), 2604-2614. (SCI) (IF: 3.979; SCI ranking: 25.1%,29.2%)
  27. Ching-Yu Liou, Sung-Yin Yang*, Chaolun Allen Chen*, 2017, “Unprecedented calcareous algal reefs in northern Taiwan merit high conservation priority”, CORAL REEFS, 36(4), 1253. (SCI) (IF: 2.906; SCI ranking: 12.4%)
  28. Vianney Denis*, Lauriane Ribas-Deulofeu, Nicolas Sturaro, Chao-Yang Kuo & Chaolun Allen Chen, 2017, “A functional approach to the structural complexity of coral assemblages based on colony morphological features”, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7(1), 9849. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  29. Chao-Jen Shih, Yi-Lung Chen, Chia-Hsiang Wang, Sean Ting-Shyang Wei, I-Ting Lin, Wael Ahmed Ismail, and *Yin-Ru Chiang, 2017, “Biochemical mechanisms and microorganisms involved in anaerobic androgen metabolism in estuarine sediments.”, FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY, 8, 1520. (SCI) (IF: 4.076; SCI ranking: 20.8%)
  30. Johany Peñailillo, Wenhsi Kuo, Gabriela Olivares, Gerardo Silva-Poblete, Barbara Peña-Ahumada, Sofía Muñoz, Ximena Moncada, Kuo-Fang Chung, Daniela Seelenfreund, Andrea Seelenfreund, 2017, “Characterization of Microsatellite Markers for Broussonetia papyrifera (Moraceae)”, Applications in Plant Sciences, 5(8), 1700044. (SCI) (IF: 1.492; SCI ranking: 43.9%)
  31. Erika J. Edwards, David S. Chatelet, Bo-Chang Chen, Jin Yao Ong, Shuichiro Tagane, Hironobu Kanemitsu, Kazuki Tagawa, Kentaro Teramoto, Brian Park, Kuo-Fang Chung, Jer-Ming Hu, Tetsukazu Yahara, Michael J. Donoghue*, 2017, “Convergence, Consilience, and the Evolution of Temperate Deciduous Forests”, The American Naturalist, 190(S1), S87-S104. (SCI) (IF: 4.167; SCI ranking: 27.1%,19%)
  32. Huei-Mien Ke, Chun-Ping Yu, Yu-Ching Liu, Isheng J Tsai, 2017, “Popmarker: Identifying Phylogenetic Markers at the Population Level”, Evolutionary Bioinformatics, 13, 1-7. (SCI) (IF: 1.5; SCI ranking: 50.9%,79.2%)
  33. Takuro Ito, Chih-Chieh Yu, Koh Nakamura, Kuo-Fang Chung, Qin-er Yang, Cheng-Xin Fu, Zhe-Chen Qi, Goro Kokubugata*, 2017, “Unique parallel radiations of high-mountainous species of the genus Sedum (Crassulaceae) on the continental island of Taiwan”, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 113, 9-22. (SCI) (IF: 4.419; SCI ranking: 20.8%,19.2%,22.1%)
  34. Vianney Denis, Yu Ting Vicky Lin, Ming Jay Ho, 2017, “A new association between goblet worms (Entoprocta) and xeniid corals (Cnidaria)”, MARINE BIODIVERSITY, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-017-0766-4, 1-7. (SCI) (IF: 1.646; SCI ranking: 44.8%,38.9%)
  35. Wang T. W., P. H. Kuo, C. W. Lin, C. -W. Huang, T. -Y. Chan and B. K. K. Chan*, 2017, “Assessing the biodiversity of deep-sea large crustaceans through fishing ports”, Journal of Crustacean Biology, 37(4), 490-495. (SCI) (IF: 1.064; SCI ranking: 64.8%)
  36. Chan, B. K. K., L. Corbari, P. A. Rodriguez Moreno and L. M. Tsang*, 2017, “Molecular phylogeny of the lower acorn barnacle families (Bathylasmatidae, Chionelasmatidae, Pachylasmatidae, and Waikalasmatidae) (Cirripedia: Balanomorpha) with evidence for revisions in family classification”, ZOOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY, 180(3), 542-555. (SCI) (IF: 2.711; SCI ranking: 6.7%)
  37. Kolbasov* G. A., B. K. K. Chan and Y.-R. Cheng, 2017, “Weltneria acanthostoma sp. nov., a burrowing barnacle (Cirripedia: Acrothoracica) from the deep-waters of the South China Sea”, Zootaxa, 4290(3), 591-599. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  38. Yi-Lung Chen, Chang-Ping Yu, Tzong-Huei Lee, King-Siang Goh, Kung-Hui Chu, Po-Hsiang Wang, Wael Ismail, Chao-Jen Shih, and Yin-Ru Chiang*, 2017, “Biochemical Mechanisms and Catabolic Enzymes Involved in Bacterial Estrogen Degradation Pathways”, CHEMISTRY & BIOLOGY, 24, 712-724. (SCI) (IF: 6.743; SCI ranking: 11%)
  39. Shiau, Y.J., and Chiu, C.Y.*, 2017, “Changes in soil biochemical properties in a cedar plantation invaded by moso bamboo.”, Forests, 8, 222. (SCI) (IF: 1.951; SCI ranking: 20.3%)
  40. Yu, M.-C., G. A. Kolbasov, A. M. Hosie, T.-M. LEE and B. K. K.Chan*, 2017, “Descriptions of four new sponge-inhabiting barnacles (Thoracica: Archaeobalanidae: Acastinae)”, Zootaxa, 4277(2), 151-198. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  41. Yang S-H, Tseng C-H, Huang C-R, Chen C-P, Tandon K, Lee STM, Chiang P-W, Shiu J-H, Chen CA and Tang S-L, 2017, “Long-Term Survey Is Necessary to Reveal Various Shifts of Microbial Composition in Corals”, Frontiers in Microbiology, 8, 1094. (SCI) (IF: 4.076; SCI ranking: 20.8%)
  42. Shen, S.-F.*, S. T. Emlen, W. D. Koenig and D. R. Rubenstein, 2017, “The ecology of cooperative breeding behavior”, ECOLOGY LETTERS, 20(6), 708-720. (SCI) (IF: 9.449; SCI ranking: 2.6%)
  43. Peng Ching-I, Rubite Rosario Rivera, Lin Che-Wei, Hughes Mark, Kono Yoshiko, Kuo-Fang Chung*, 2017, “Three new species of Begonia sect. Baryandra from Panay Island, Philippines”, Botanical Studies, 58, e28. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  44. Shiau, Y.J, Chen, J.S., Chung, T.L., Tian, G. and Chiu, C.Y.*, 2017, “13C NMR spectroscopy characterization of particle-size fractionated soil organic carbon in subalpine forest and grassland ecosystems”, Botanical Studies, 58, 23. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  45. Tseng Yu-Hsin, Huang Han-Yau, Xu Wei-Bin, Yang Hsun-An, Liu Yan, Peng Ching-I, Kuo-Fang Chung*, 2017, “Development and Characterization of EST-SSR Markers for Begonia luzhaiensis (Begoniaceae)”, Applications in Plant Sciences, 5(5), 1700024. (SCI) (IF: 1.492; SCI ranking: 43.9%)
  46. Tsang, L. M., X. Shen, C. C. Cheang, K. H. Chu and B. K. K. Chan*, 2017, “Gene rearrangement and sequence analysis of mitogenomes suggest polyphyly of Archaeobalanid and Balanid barnacles (Cirripedia: Balanomorpha)”, Zoologica Scripta, 1, 1-11. (SCI) (IF: 2.837; SCI ranking: 43.8%,5.5%)
  47. Huang S. P., Zhao Y. H., Chen I-S., Shao K. T.*, 2017, “A new species of Microphysogobio (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) from Guangxi Province, southern China”, ZOOLOGICAL STUDIES, 56,8. (SCI) (IF: 1.008; SCI ranking: 52.1%)
  48. Shiau, Y.-J., Lin, M-F., Tan, C.-C., Tian, G. and Chiu, C.-Y.*, 2017, “Assessing N2 fixation in estuarine mangrove soils”, ESTUARINE COASTAL AND SHELF SCIENCE, 189, 84-89. (SCI) (IF: 2.176; SCI ranking: 27.6%,31.7%)
  49. Tseng Yu-Hsin, Kim Young-Dong, Peng Ching-I, Htwe Khin Myo, Cho Seong-Hyun, Kono Yoshiko, Kuo-Fang Chung*, 2017, “Begonia myanmarica (Begoniaceae), a new species from Myanmar, and molecular phylogenetics of Begonia sect. Monopteron”, Botanical Studies, 58, e21. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  50. Lin, Y.T., Whitman, W.B., Coleman D.C., Jien, S.H. and Chiu, C.Y.*, 2017, “Cedar and bamboo plantations alter structure and diversity of the soil bacterial community from a hardwood forest in subtropical mountain”, Applied Soil Ecology, 112, 28-33. (SCI) (IF: 2.786; SCI ranking: 26.5%)
  51. James Davis Reimer, Maria Eduarda Alves Santos, Hiroki Kise, Mei Lin Neo, Chaolun Allen Chen, Keryea Soong, 2017, “Diversity of Zoantharia (Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) at Dongsha Atoll in the South China Sea”, Regional Studies in Marine Science, 12, 49-57.
  52. Liang Shih-Hsiung, Hsu Duen-Wei, Lin Chia-Ying, Kao Chih-Ming, Huang Da-Ji, Chien Chih-Ching, Chen Ssu-Ching, Tsai Isheng Jason, Chen Chien-Cheng, 2017, “Enhancement of microbial 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene transformation with increased toxicity by exogenous nutrient amendment”, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 138, 39-46. (SCI) (IF: 3.743; SCI ranking: 19.6%,20.5%)
  53. Chang, Y. W., J. S. M. Chan, R. Hayashi, T. Shuto, L. M. Tsang, K. H. Chu and B. K. K. Chan*, 2017, “Genetic differentiation of the soft shore barnacle Fistulobalanus albicostatus (Cirripedia: Thoracica: Balanomorpha) in the West Pacific”, MARINE ECOLOGY-AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE, 38(2), e12422. (SCI) (IF: 1.177; SCI ranking: 60%)
  54. Qu XJ, Wu CS, Chaw SM*, Yi TS*, 2017, “Insights into the Existence of Isomeric Plastomes in Cupressoideae (Cupressaceae)”, Genome Biology and Evolution, 9(4), 1110–1119. (SCI) (IF: 3.979; SCI ranking: 25.1%,29.2%)
  55. Yaoyang Chuang, Marcelo Kitahara, Hironobu Fukami, Dianne Tracey, David J. Miller*, Chaolun Allen Chen*, 2017, “Loss and Gain of Group I Introns in the Mitochondrial Cox1 Gene of the Scleractinia (Cnidaria; Anthozoa)”, ZOOLOGICAL STUDIES, 56, 9. (SCI) (IF: 1.008; SCI ranking: 52.1%)
  56. Shen, X., L. M. Tsang, K. H. Chu and B. K. K. Chan*, 2017, “A unique duplication of gene cluster (S2–C–Y) in Epopella plicata (Crustacea) mitochondrial genome and phylogeny within Cirripedia”, Mitochondrial DNA, 28(2), 285-287. (SCI) (IF: 3.35; SCI ranking: 35.9%)
  57. Weng, F.C.H., Shaw, G.T.W., Weng, C.Y., Yang, Y.J., Wang, D.*, 2017, “Inferring Microbial Interactions in the Gut of the Hong Kong Whipping Frog (Polypedates megacephalus) and a Validation Using Probiotics”, FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY, 8, 525-526. (SCI) (IF: 4.076; SCI ranking: 20.8%)
  58. Machida RJ, Leray M, Ho SL, Knowlton N, 2017, “Metazoan mitochondrial gene sequence reference datasets for taxonomic assignment of environmental samples”, Scientific Data, 4, 170027. (SCI) (IF: 4.836; SCI ranking: 10.9%)
  59. Hunt VL, Tsai IJ, Selkirk ME, Viney M, 2017, “The genome of Strongyloides spp. gives insights into protein families with a putative role in nematode parasitism.”, Parasitology, 144(3), 343-358. (SCI) (IF: 2.62; SCI ranking: 30.6%)
  60. Phoebe L. Zarnetske, Benjamin Baiser, Angela Strecker, Sydne Record, Jonathan Belmaker, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, 2017, “The interplay between landscape structure and biotic interactions”, CURRENT LANDSCAPE ECOLOGY REPORTS, 2(1), 12-29.
  61. Ming-Jay Ho, Chia-Min Hsu, Chaolun Allen Chen*, 2017, “Wall of Orange-cup coral, Tubastraea coccinea, at the Inlet of a Nuclear Power Plant, Taiwan. Marine Biodiversity”, Marine Biodiversity, 47(1), 163-164. (SCI) (IF: 1.646; SCI ranking: 44.8%,38.9%)
  62. The Legume Phylogeny Working Group, 2017, “A new subfamily classification of the Leguminosae based on a taxonomically comprehensive phylogeny – The Legume Phylogeny Working Group (LPWG)”, Taxon, 66(1), 44-77. (SCI) (IF: 2.447; SCI ranking: 52.1%,25.9%)
  63. Ke HM, Prachumwat A, Yu CP, Yang YT, Promsri V, Liu KF, Lo CF, Lu MYJ, Lai MC, Tsai IJ, Li WH*, 2017, “Comparative genomics of Vibrio campbellii strains and core species of the Vibrio Harveyi clade”, Scientific Reports, 7, 41394. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  64. Su SC, Lin CW, Liu YF, Fan WL, Chen MK, Yu CP, Yang WE, Su CW, Chuang CY, Li WH, Chung WH, Yang SF, 2017, “Exome Sequencing of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Reveals Molecular Subgroups and Novel Therapeutic Opportunities.”, Theranostics, 7(5), 1088-1099. (SCI) (IF: 8.766; SCI ranking: 6.3%)
  65. Kuo-Fang Chung*, Kuo Wen-Hsi, Hsu Yi-Hsuan, Li Yi-Hsuan, Rubite Rosario Rivera, Xu Wei-Bin, 2017, “Molecular recircumscription of Broussonetia (Moraceae) and the identity and taxonomic status of B. kaempferi var. australis ”, Botanical Studies, 58, e11. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  66. Machida RJ, Lin YY, 2017, “Occurrence of Mitochondrial CO1 Pseudogenes in Neocalanus plumchrus (Crustacea: Copepoda): Hybridization Indicated by Recombined Nuclear Mitochondrial Pseudogenes”, PLOS ONE, 12(2), e0172710. (SCI) (IF: 2.806; SCI ranking: 23.4%)
  67. Cotton JA, Bennuru S, Grote A, Harsha B, Tracey A, Beech R, Doyle SR, Dunn M, Hotopp JC, Holroyd N, Kikuchi T, Lambert O, Mhashilkar A, Mutowo P, Nursimulu N, Ribeiro JM, Rogers MB, Stanley E, Swapna LS, Tsai IJ, Unnasch TR, Voronin D, Parkinson J, Nutman TB, Ghedin E, Berriman M, Lustigman S, 2017, “The genome of Onchocerca volvulus, agent of river blindness.”, Nature Microbiology, 2, 16216.
  68. Gretta T. Pecl*, Miguel B. Araújo, Johann D. Bell, Julia Blanchard, Timothy C. Bonebrake, I-Ching Chen, Timothy D. Clark, Robert K. Colwell, Finn Danielsen, Birgitta Evengård, Lorena Falconi, Simon Ferrier, Stewart Frusher, Raquel A. Garcia, Roger B. Griffis, Alistair J. Hobday, Charlene Janion-Scheepers, Marta A. Jarzyna, Sarah Jennings, Jonathan Lenoir, Hlif I. Linnetved, Victoria Y. Martin, Phillipa C. McCormack, Jan McDonald, Nicola J. Mitchell, Tero Mustonen, John M. Pandolfi, Nathalie Pettorelli, Ekaterina Popova, Sharon A. Robinson, Brett R. Scheffers, Justine D. Shaw, Cascade J. B. Sorte, Jan M. Strugnell, Jennifer M. Sunday, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Adriana Vergés, Cecilia Villanueva, Thomas Wernberg, Erik Wapstra, Stephen E. Williams, 2017, “The universal impacts of species on the move”, SCIENCE, 355(6332), eaai9214. (SCI) (IF: 37.205; SCI ranking: 3.1%)
  69. Lee, S. T.M.*, S. K. Davy, S.-L. Tang*, P. S Kench, 2017, “Water flow buffers shifts in bacterial community structure in heat-stressed Acropora muricata”, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7, 43600. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  70. Mei-Fang Lin, Aurelie Moya, Hua Ying, Chaolun Allen Chen, Ira Cooke, Eldon E. Ball, Sylvain Forêt, David J. Miller, 2017, “Analyses of Corallimorpharian Transcriptomes Provide New Perspectives on the Evolution of Calcification in the Scleractinia (Corals)”, Genome Biology and Evolution, 9(1),150-160. (SCI) (IF: 3.979; SCI ranking: 25.1%,29.2%)
  71. Wang, H.-Y.*, Y.-S. Chen, C.-C. Hsu, and S.-F. Shen, 2017, “Fishing-induced changes in adult length are mediated by skipped-spawning”, ECOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS, 27(1),274-284. (SCI) (IF: 4.314; SCI ranking: 16.3%,13.5%)
  72. Shiau, Y.-J., Wang, H.-C., Chen, T.-H., Jien, S.-H., Tian, G., and Chiu, C.-Y.*, 2017, “Improvement in the biochemical and chemical properties of badland soils by thorny bamboo”, Scientific Reports, 7, 40561. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  73. Qu XJ, Jin JJ, Chaw SM, Li DZ*, Yi TS*, 2017, “Multiple measures could alleviate long-branch attraction in phylogenomic reconstruction of Cupressoideae (Cupressaceae)”, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7, 41005. (SCI) (IF: 4.259; SCI ranking: 15.6%)
  74. Chang , E.-H., Tian, G. , and Chiu, C.-Y.*, 2017, “Soil Microbial Communities in Natural and Managed Cloud Montane Forests”, Forests, 8(2), 33. (SCI) (IF: 1.951; SCI ranking: 20.3%)
  75. Shashank Keshavmurthy, Kuo-Hsun Tang, Chao-Yang Kuo, Keryea Soong, Chaolun Allen Chen*, 2017, “Symbiodinium spp. associated with scleractinian corals from Dongsha Atoll (Pratas), Taiwan in the South China Sea”, PeerJ, 5, e2871. (SCI) (IF: 2.177; SCI ranking: 31.3%)
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  230. Su-Ying Yeh, Hau-Wen Chen, Chun-Yeung Ng, Chu-Yin Lin, Tung-Hai Tseng, Wen-Hsiung Li, Maurice S. B. Ku, 2015, “Down-Regulation of Cytokinin Oxidase 2 Expression Increases Tiller Number and Improves Rice Yield”, Rice, 8(1), 36. (SCI) (IF: 3.739; SCI ranking: 8.4%)
  231. Ho, H.C., McCosker, J.E., Smith D.G. & Shao, K.T., 2015, “Introduction to the systematics and biodiversity of eels (orders Anguilliformes and Saccopharyngiformes) of Taiwan.”, ZOOTAXA, 4060(1), 5-18. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  232. Chen,H. Y., Y. C. Liao, C. Y. Chen, J. I. Tsai, L. S. Chen and K. T. Shao* , 2015, “Long-term monitoring dataset of fish assemblages impinged at nuclear power plants in northern Taiwan”, Scientific Data, 2, 150071. (SCI) (IF: 4.836; SCI ranking: 10.9%)
  233. Kuei-Han Lin, Ben-Yang Liao, Hao-Wei Chang, Shiao-Wei Huang, Ting-Yan Chang, Cheng-Yu Yang, Yu-Bin Wang, Yu-Teh Kirk Lin, Yu-Wei Wu, Sen-Lin Tang*, Hon-Tsen Yu*, 2015, “Metabolic characteristics of dominant microbes and key rare species from an acidic hot spring in Taiwan revealed by metagenomics”, BMC GENOMICS, 16(1), 1029. (SCI) (IF: 3.729; SCI ranking: 21.9%,29.9%)
  234. Ho, H.C., Smith D.G. & Shao, K.T.*, 2015, “Note on the congrid eel genus Parabathymyrus from the western Pacific Ocean, with description of a new species (Pisces: Anguilliformes: Congridae)”, ZOOTAXA, 4060, 131-139. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  235. Lin J. , D. G. Smith , K. T. Shao &, H.C. Ho *, 2015, “Saurenchelys gigas sp. nov., a new nettastomatid eel (Teleostei, Anguilliformes, Nettastomatidae) from the western central Pacific.”, Zootaxa, 4060(1), 121-130. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  236. Sonny Lee, Simon Davy, Sen-Lin Tang*, Tung-Yung Fan, Paul Kench, 2015, “Successive shifts in the microbial community of the surface mucus layer and tissues of the coral Acropora muricata under thermal stress”, FEMS MICROBIOLOGY ECOLOGY, 91(12), fiv142. (SCI) (IF: 3.72; SCI ranking: 25.6%)
  237. Guo, J, Pan, B, Liu, J, Xu, WB*, Kuo-Fang Chung*, 2015, “Three new species of Primulina (Gesneriaceae) from limestone karsts of China based on morphological and molecular evidence”, BOTANICAL STUDIES, 56, e34. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  238. 謝佳倫、方韻如、謝傳鎧、鍾國芳*,2015,〈濕地植物保育新思維:由貢寮水梯田的植物多樣性談其保育價值的生態學基礎〉,《臺大實驗林研究報告》,29(4), 279-291。(Others)
  239. Mao-Ning Tuanmu*, Walter Jetz, 2015, “A global, remote sensing-based characterization of terrestrial habitat heterogeneity for biodiversity and ecosystem modeling”, GLOBAL ECOLOGY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY, 24(11), 1329-1339. (SCI) (IF: 6.045; SCI ranking: 6.5%,4.1%)
  240. Benoit Parmentier, Brian J. McGill, Adam M. Wilson, James Regetz, Walter Jetz, Robert Guralnick, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Mark Schildhauer, 2015, “Using multi-timescale methods and satellite derived land surface temperature for the interpolation of daily maximum air temperature in Oregon”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLIMATOLOGY, 35(13), 3862-3878. (SCI) (IF: 3.76; SCI ranking: 16.5%)
  241. Huang, S. P. , I. S. Chen , K. T. Shao *, 2015, “Description of a Newly Recorded Amphidromous Goby, Stiphodon pelewensis Herre, 1936 (Teleostei: Gobiidae) from Southeastern Taiwan”, Journal of Marine Science and Technology-Taiwan, 42(1), 1-7. (SCI) (IF: 0.305; SCI ranking: 94.1%)
  242. Wang TY*, 2015, “Engineering yeast for cellulosic ethanol production”, Austin Chemical Engineering, 2(2), 1018.
  243. Huang, S. P.*, I. S. Chen *, H. L. Wu and K. T. Shao, 2015, “Range Extension of Cryptocentrus yatsui Tomiyama, 1936 (Teleostei: Gobiidae) Based on a New Record Description from China”, 國立臺灣博物館學刊, 68(3), 1-10.
  244. Wang FY, Wang TY, Liao TY, Liu MY*, 2015, “The complete mitochondrial genome sequence of Nemateleotris decora (gobiiformes, gobiidae)”, Mitochondrial DNA Part A, 27(6), 4274-4275.
  245. Chen Siang Ng, Chih-Kuan Chen, Wen-Lang Fan, Ping Wu, Siao-Man Wu, Jiun-Jie Chen, Yu-Ting Lai, Chi-Tang Mao, Mei-Yeh Jade Lu, Di-Rong Chen, Ze-Shiang Lin, Kai-Jung Yang, Yuan-An Sha, Tsung-Che Tu, Chih-Feng Chen, Cheng-Ming Chuong and Wen-Hsiung Li*, 2015, “Transcriptomic analyses of regenerating adult feathers in chicken”, BMC Genomics, 16, 756. (SCI) (IF: 3.729; SCI ranking: 21.9%,29.9%)
  246. Kate S. He*, Bethany A. Bradley, Anna F. Cord, Duccio Rocchini, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Sebastian Schmidtlein, Woody Turner, Martin Wegmann, Nathalie Pettorelli, 2015, “Will remote sensing shape the next generation of species distribution models? ”, Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation, 1(1), 4-18.
  247. Leong, WC, Deng, T, Sun, H, Peng, CI, Chung, KF*, 2015, “Begonia difformis comb. & stat. nov. (Sect. Platycentrum, Begoniaceae), a new species segregated from B. palmata D. Don”, PHYTOTAXA, 227(1), 83-91. (SCI) (IF: 1.24; SCI ranking: 54.7%)
  248. Leong, W.C., T. Deng, H. Sun, C.-I Peng and K.F. Chung, 2015, “Begonia difformis comb. & stat. nov. (Sect. Platycentrum, Begoniaceae), a new species segregated from B. palmata D. Don. ”, Phytotaxa, 227(1), 83-91. (SCI) (IF: 1.24; SCI ranking: 54.7%)
  249. Wu T. H., L. M. Tsang, B. K. K. Chan, K. H. Chu, 2015, “Cryptic diversity and phylogeography of the island-associated barnacle Chthamalus moro in Asia”, MARINE ECOLOGY-AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE, 36(3), 368-378. (SCI) (IF: 1.177; SCI ranking: 60%)
  250. Shang-Shu Shih*, Gwo-Wen Hwang, Hwey-Lian Hsieh, Chang-Po Chen, Yu-Chi Chen, 2015, “Geomorphologic dynamics and maintenance following mudflat, creek and pond formation in an estuarine mangrove wetland”, ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING, 82, 590–595. (SCI) (IF: 2.914; SCI ranking: 30.1%,40.8%,32.3%)
  251. Tsai, C.W., Tian, G. and Chiu C.Y.* , 2015, “Great fraction of labile C and N resources released from the primitive per-humid Chamaecyparis forest soil. ”, Botanical Studies, 56, 27. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  252. Crowther T*, Glick H, Covey K, Bettigole C, Maynard D, Thomas S, Smith J, Hintler G, Duguid M, Amatulli G, Tuanmu M-N, Jetz W, Salas C, Stam C, Piotto D, Tavani R, Green S, Bruce G, Williams SJ, Wiser SK, Huber MO, Hengeveld GM, Nabuurs GJ, Tikhonova E, Borchardt P, Li CF, Powrie LW, Fischer M, Hemp A, Homeier J, Cho P, Vibrans AC, Umunay PM, Piao SL, Rowe CW, Ashton MS, Crane PR, Bradford MA., 2015, “Mapping tree density at a global scale”, NATURE, 525(7568), 201-205. (SCI) (IF: 40.137; SCI ranking: 1.6%)
  253. Simon-Blecher, N., A. M. Hosie, T. Guy-Haim, B. K. K. Chan and Y. Achituv*, 2015, “Speciation, phenotypic plasticity, or ontogeny, the case of the genus Galkinius (Pyrgomatidae, Cirripedia, Crustacea)”, ZOOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY, 176(2), 305-322. (SCI) (IF: 2.711; SCI ranking: 6.7%)
  254. Vanessa Hull*, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Jianguo Liu, 2015, “Synthesis of human-nature feedbacks”, ECOLOGY AND SOCIETY, 20(3), 17. (SCI, SSCI) (IF: 2.842; SCI ranking: 32.7%; SSCI ranking: 19%)
  255. Huang, S. P., K. T. Shao *, N. H. Jang-Liaw , H. M. Huang and I. S. Chen, 2015, “Tetraroge Günther, 1860 (Teleostei: Tetrarogidae), a New Record Genus of Wasp Fish from Taiwan”, 國立臺灣博物館學刊, 68(3), 71-78.
  256. Chen, H. N., B. K. K. Chan and L. M. Tsang*, 2015, “Transcriptome derived microsatellite markers of Tetraclita kuroshioensis and cross amplification among Tetraclita spp.”, BIOCHEMICAL SYSTEMATICS AND ECOLOGY, 63, 13-16. (SCI) (IF: 0.929; SCI ranking: 91.7%,78.4%,90.7%)
  257. Chan, B. K. K., C. C. Cheang , 2015, “A new Chthamalus (Crustacea: Cirripedia) from the challengeri subgroup on Taiwan rocky intertidal shores”, ZOOTAXA, 4000(5), 547-558. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  258. Peng, C.-I*, H. A. Yang, Y. Kono, M. J. Jung and T. H. Nguyen., 2015, “Four new species of Begonia (Begoniaceae) from Vietnam: B. abbreviata, B. calciphila, B. sphenantheroides and B. tamdaoensis”, Phytotaxa, 222(2), 83-99. (SCI) (IF: 1.24; SCI ranking: 54.7%)
  259. Schaefke B, Wang TY, Wang CY, Li WH*, 2015, “Gains and losses of transcription factor binding sites in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and S. paradoxus”, Genome Biology and Evolution, 7(8), 2245-2257. (SCI) (IF: 3.979; SCI ranking: 25.1%,29.2%)
  260. Yoko Nozawa*, N Isomura, H Fukami, 2015, “Influence of sperm dilution and gamete contact time on the fertilization rates of scleractinian corals”, CORAL REEFS, 34, 1199-1206. (SCI) (IF: 2.906; SCI ranking: 12.4%)
  261. Hawkins, S. J., N. Mieszkowska, L. B. Firth, K. Bohn, M. T. Burrows, M. A. MacLean, R. C. Thompson, B. K. K. Chan, C. Little and G. A. Williams , 2015, “Looking backwards to look forwards: the role of natural history in temperate reef ecology”, MARINE AND FRESHWATER RESEARCH, 67(1), 1-13. (SCI) (IF: 1.757; SCI ranking: 44.4%,40%,30%,40%)
  262. Gon.Ofer*, Y. C. Liao & K. T. Shao, 2015, “A new species of the cardinalfish genus Jaydia (Teleostei: Apogonidae) from the Philippines”, Zootaxa, 3980(2), 286-292. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  263. Jonathan Belmaker*, Phoebe Zarnetske, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Sara Zonneveld, Sydne Record, Angela Strecker, Lydia Beaudrot, 2015, “Empirical evidence for the scale-dependence of biotic interactions”, GLOBAL ECOLOGY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY, 24(7), 750-761. (SCI) (IF: 6.045; SCI ranking: 6.5%,4.1%)
  264. Rubite, RR, Hughes, M, Blanc, P, Chung, KF, Yang, HA, Kono, Y, Alejandro, GJD, De Layola, LB, Virata, AGN, Peng, CI*, 2015, “Three new species of Begonia endemic to the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park, Palawan”, BOTANICAL STUDIES, 56, e19. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  265. Rubite, R. R., M. Hughes, P. Blanc, K. F. Chung, H. A.Yang, Y. Kono, G.J.D. Alejandro, L. B. De Layola, A. G. N. Virata and C.-I Peng*, 2015, “Three new species of Begonia endemic to the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park, Palawan”, BOTANICAL STUDIES, 56, e19. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  266. Chia-Jung Hsieh, Shing Hei Zhan, Yiching Lin, Sen-Lin Tang and Shao-Lun Liu*, 2015, “Analysis of rbcL sequences reveals the global biodiversity, community structure, and biogeographical pattern of thermoacidophilic red algae (Cyanidiales)”, JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY, 51(4), 682-694. (SCI) (IF: 2.608; SCI ranking: 18.1%,24.5%)
  267. Hwey-Lian Hsieh, Hsing-Juh Lin, Shang-Shu Shih and Chang-Po Chen*, 2015, “Ecosystem Functions Connecting Contributions from Ecosystem Services to Human Wellbeing in a Mangrove System in Northern Taiwan”, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(6), 6542-6560. (SCI, SSCI) (IF: 2.101; SCI ranking: 39.8%,44.1%; SSCI ranking: 26.1%)
  268. Kolbasov, G. A.*, B. K. K. Chan and A. S. Petrunina, 2015, “Gorgonolaureus bicornutus sp. nov (Crustacea: Thecostraca: Ascothoracida) from off South-East Taiwan with notes on morphology and distribution”, ZOOTAXA, 3972(3), 328-342. (SCI) (IF: 0.972; SCI ranking: 53.4%)
  269. Lin, W. C., C. C. Wen, Y. H. Chen, P. W. Hsiao, J. W. Liao, C.-I Peng, N. S. Yang, 2015, “Integrative approach to analyze biodiversity and anti-inflammatory bioactivity of Wedelia medicinal plants”, PLOS ONE, 10(6), e129067. (SCI) (IF: 2.806; SCI ranking: 23.4%)
  270. J.-T. Wang*, C.-M. Hsu, C.-Y. Kuo, P.-J. Meng, C. A. Chen*, 2015, “Physiological Outperformance at the Morphologically-Transformed Edge of the Cyanobacteriosponge Terpios hoshinota (Suberitidae: Hadromerida) when Confronting Opponent Corals”, PLoS One, 10(6), e0131509. (SCI) (IF: 2.806; SCI ranking: 23.4%)
  271. Yu-Te Lin, William B. Whitman, David C. Coleman, Shiang-Yun Shi, Sen-Lin Tang, Chih-Yu Chiu*, 2015, “Changes of soil bacterial communities in bamboo plantations at different elevations”, FEMS MICROBIOLOGY ECOLOGY, 91(5), fiv033. (SCI) (IF: 3.72; SCI ranking: 25.6%)
  272. Jui-Jen Chang, Caroline Thia, Hao-Yeh Lin, Hsien-Lin Liu, Feng-Ju Ho, Jiunn-Tzong Wu, Ming-Che Shih, Wen-Hsiung Li, Chieh-Chen Huang, 2015, “Integrating an algal β-carotene hydroxylase gene into a designed carotenoid-biosynthesis pathway increases carotenoid production in yeast”, Bioresource Technology, 184, 2-8. (SCI) (IF: 5.651; SCI ranking: 8.8%,7.1%,9.8%)
  273. Cigdem Beyan*, Bastian J. Boom, Jolanda M. P. Liefhebber, K. T. Shao, and Robert B. Fisher, 2015, “Natural Swimming Speed of Dascyllus reticulatus Increases with Water Temperature”, ICES JOURNAL OF MARINE SCIENCE, 72(8), 2506-2511. (SCI) (IF: 2.76; SCI ranking: 15.2%,14%,20.6%)
  274. Loh, K. H.K. T. Shao, H. M. Chen, C. H. Chen,; P. L. Loo,; Amy Y. H. Then,; P. E. Lim,; V. C. Chong, K. N. Shen*, C. D. Hsiao, 2015, “Next generation sequencing yields the complete mitochondrial genome of the longfang moray, Enchelynassa canina (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae)”, Mitochondrial DNA, 27, 1-2. (SCI) (IF: 3.35; SCI ranking: 35.9%)
  275. Miriam Schutter *, Yoko Nozawa, Haruko Kurihara, 2015, “The effect of elevated CO2 and increased temperature on in vitro fertilization success and initial embryonic development of single male:female crosses of broad-cast spawning corals at a mid- and high-latitude location”, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 3, 216-239. (Others)
  276. Hughes M, Rubite RR, Blanc P, Chung KF, Peng CI*, 2015, “The Miocene to Pleistocene colonization of the Philippine archipelago by Begonia sect. Baryandra (Begoniaceae).”, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF BOTANY, 102(5), 695-706. (SCI) (IF: 3.05; SCI ranking: 18.4%)
  277. Lin H. C., J. T. Høeg, Y. Yusa, B. K. K. Chan* , 2015, “The origins and evolution of dwarf males and habitat use in thoracican barnacles”, MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETICS AND EVOLUTION, 91, 1-11. (SCI) (IF: 4.419; SCI ranking: 20.8%,19.2%,22.1%)
  278. Rita S. W. Yam, Ko-Pu Huang, Hwey-Lian Hsieh, Hsing-Juh Lin and Shou-Chung Huang, 2015, “An Ecosystem-Service Approach to Evaluate the Role of Non-Native Species in Urbanized Wetlands”, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(4), 3926-3943. (SCI, SSCI) (IF: 2.101; SCI ranking: 39.8%,44.1%; SSCI ranking: 26.1%)
  279. Shang-Yin Vanson Liu, Chia-Ling Carynn Chan, Hernyi Justin Hsieh, Silvia Fontana, Carden C. Wallace, Chaolun Allen Chen*, 2015, “Massively parallel sequencing (MPS) assays for sequencing mitochondrial genomes: the phylogenomic implications for Acropora staghorn corals (Scleractinia; Acroporidae)”, MARINE BIOLOGY, 162(6), 1383-1392. (SCI) (IF: 2.136; SCI ranking: 29.5%)
  280. Lin YL, Ma LT, Lee YR, Lin SS, Wang SY, Chang TT, Shaw JF, Li WH, Chu FH, 2015, “MicroRNA-Like Small RNAs Prediction in the Development of Antrodia cinnamomea”, PLoS One, 10(4), e0123245. (SCI) (IF: 2.806; SCI ranking: 23.4%)
  281. Shen, X., L. M. Tsang, K. H. Chu, Y. Achituv and B. K. K. Chan*, 2015, “Mitochondrial genome of the intertidal acorn barnacle Tetraclita serrata Darwin, 1854 (Crustacea: Sessilia): Gene order comparison and phylogenetic consideration within Sessilia”, Marine Genomics, 22, 63-69. (SCI) (IF: 1.923; SCI ranking: 65.3%)
  282. Peng, CI*, Lin, CW, Repin, R, Kono, Y, Leong, WC, Chung, KF, 2015, “Two new species of Begonia, B. moneta and B. peridoticola (Begoniaceae) from Sabah, Malaysia”, BOTANICAL STUDIES, 56, e7. (SCI) (IF: 1.452; SCI ranking: 44.8%)
  283. Moonlight, P. W., J. E. Richardson, M. C. Tebbitt, D. C. Thomas, R. Hollands, C.-I Peng, and M. Hughes, 2015, “Continental-scale diversification patterns in a megadiverse genus: the biogeography of Neotropical Begonia”, JOURNAL OF BIOGEOGRAPHY, 42(6), 1137-1149. (SCI) (IF: 4.248; SCI ranking: 17%,12.2%)
  284. F.-W. Kuo, C.-Y. Kuo, T.-Y. Fan, M.-C. Liu, C. A. Chen*, 2015, “Hidden ecosystem function of rabbitfishes? Siganus fuscescens feeds on the soft coral, Sarcophyton sp.”, CORAL REEFS, 34(1), 57. (SCI) (IF: 2.906; SCI ranking: 12.4%)
  285. Pierre-Alexandre Château, Yuan-Chao Angelo Huang, Chaolun Allen Chen, Yang-Chi Chang*, 2015, “Integrated assessment of sustainable marine cage culture through system dynamics modeling”, ECOLOGICAL MODELLING, 299, 140-146. (SCI) (IF: 2.363; SCI ranking: 38.6%)
  286. Nakamura, K, Wang, YF, Ho, MJ, Chung, KF, Peng, CI*, 2015, “New Distribution Record of Begonia grandis (Begoniaceae, section Diploclinium) from Taiwan, with subspecies assignment based on morphology and molecular phylogeny”, TAIWANIA, 60(1), 49-53. (Others)
  287. Ching-Hung Tseng, Pei-Wen Chiang, Hung-Chun Lai, Fuh-Kwo Shiah, Ting-Chang Hsu, Yi-Lung Chen, Liang-Saw Wen, Chun-Mao Tseng, Wung-Yang Shieh, Isaam Saeed, Saman Halgamuge, Sen-Lin Tang*, 2015, “Prokaryotic assemblages and metagenomes in pelagic zones of the South China Sea”, BMC GENOMICS, 16, 219. (SCI) (IF: 3.729; SCI ranking: 21.9%,29.9%)
  288. S. de Palmas, V. Denis, L. Ribas Deulofeu, M. Loubeyres, S. Woo, S.J. Hwang, J.I. Song, C.A. Chen*, 2015, “Symbiodinium spp. associated with high-latitude scleractinian corals from Jeju Island, South Korea”, Coral Reefs, 34(3), 919-925. (SCI) (IF: 2.906; SCI ranking: 12.4%)
  289. Chang, E.H. and Chiu C.Y.* , 2015, “Changes in soil microbial community structure and activity in a cedar plantation invaded by moso bamboo ”, Applied Soil Ecology, 91, 1-7. (SCI) (IF: 2.786; SCI ranking: 26.5%)
  290. Peter Edmunds*, Robert Steneck, Rebecca Albright, Robert Carpenter, Apple Pui Yi Chui, TY Fan, S Harii, H Kitano, H Kurihara, L Legendre, S Mitarai, S Muko, Y Nozawa, J Padillo-Gamino, N Price, Kazuhiko Sakai, G Suzuki, A Yarid, RD Gates, 2015, “Geographic variation in long-term trajectories of change in coral recruitment: a global-to-local perspective”, MARINE AND FRESHWATER RESEARCH, 66, 609-622. (SCI) (IF: 1.757; SCI ranking: 44.4%,40%,30%,40%)
  291. Huang, M. Y., Huang, W. D., Chou, H. M., Chen, C. C., Chen, Y. J., Chang, Y. T*, and Yang, C. M*, 2015, “Structural, biochemical, and physiological characterization of photosynthesis in leaf-derived cup-shaped galls on Litsea acuminate”, BMC PLANT BIOLOGY, 15, 61-72. (SCI) (IF: 3.964; SCI ranking: 10.8%)
  292. Iwamoto T., Nakayama N., K. T. Shao., and H. C. Ho*, 2015, “(2015) Synopsis of the Grenadier Fishes(Gadiformes; Teleostei) of Taiwan. ”, Proceedings of the California Academy of Science., 62(3), 31-126.
  293. Chen, J. P., K. C. Wen*, P. J. Meng, K. L. Cherh & K. T. Shao, 2015, “Ain't no mountain high enough: The impact of severe typhoon on montane stream fishes”, ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY OF FISHES, 98(1), 35-44. (SCI) (IF: 1.307; SCI ranking: 54.3%,64.7%)
  294. Tsang L. M., K. H. Chu, Y. Achituv and B. K. K. Chan* , 2015, “Molecular phylogeny of the acorn barnacle family Tetraclitidae (Cirripedia: Balanomorpha: Tetraclitoidea): Validity of shell morphology and arthropodal characteristics in the systematics of Tetraclitid barnacles”, MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETICS AND EVOLUTION, 82, 324-329. (SCI) (IF: 4.419; SCI ranking: 20.8%,19.2%,22.1%)
  295. Chen, H.Y , K. T. Shao ,Hirohisa Kishino*, 2015, “Phylogenetic skew: an index of community diversity”, Molecular Ecology, 24(4), 759-770. (SCI) (IF: 6.086; SCI ranking: 13.4%,12.5%,5.9%)
  296. Nakamura, K., T. Denda, G. Kokubugata, C. J. Huang, C.-I Peng*, M. Yokota, 2015, “Phylogeny and biogeography of the Viola iwagawae-tashiroi species complex (Violaceae, section Plagiostigma) endemic to the Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan”, PLANT SYSTEMATICS AND EVOLUTION, 301(1), 337-351. (SCI) (IF: 1.239; SCI ranking: 55.7%,87.5%)
  297. Lin, C. W., Wang, P. H., Ismail, W., Tsai Y. W., El Nayal, A., Yang, C. Y., Yang, F. C., Wang, C.-H., and *Chiang, Y. R., 2015, “Substrate uptake and subcellular compartmentation of anoxic cholesterol catabolism in Sterolibacterium denitrificans.”, JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 290, 1155-1169. (SCI) (IF: 4.125; SCI ranking: 25.5%)
  298. Y.-Y. Chuang, C. A. Chen*, 2015, “The complete mitochondrial genomes of Pseudosiderastrea spp (Cnidaria, Scleractinia, Siderastreidae).”, Mitochondrial DNA, 27(6), 4065-4066. (SCI) (IF: 3.35; SCI ranking: 35.9%)
  299. Shih SS, Hsieh HL, Chen PH, Chen CP, Lin HJ*, 2015, “Tradeoffs between reducing flood risks and storing carbon stocks in mangrove”, OCEAN & COASTAL MANAGEMENT, 105, 116-126. (SCI) (IF: 1.861; SCI ranking: 36.4%,42.9%)
  300. Chen CP, Yang MC, Fan LF, Qiu GL, Liao YY, Hsieh HL*, 2015, “ Co-occurrence of juvenile horseshoe crabs Tachypleus tridentatus and Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda in an estuarine bay, southwestern China”, Aquatic Biology, 24, 117-126. (SCI) (IF: 1.6; SCI ranking: 46.7%)
  301. Chen CP, Yang MC, Fan LF, Qiu GL, Liao YY, Hsieh HL*, 2015, “ Co-occurrence of juvenile horseshoe crabs Tachypleus tridentatus and Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda in an estuarine bay, southwestern China”, Aquatic Biology, 24,117-126. (SCI) (IF: 1.6; SCI ranking: 46.7%)
  302. Cheng F, Liu C, Lin CC, Zhao J, Jia P, Li WH, Zhao Z, 2015, “A Gene Gravity Model for the Evolution of Cancer Genomes: A Study of 3,000 Cancer Genomes across 9 Cancer Types.”, PLoS computational biology, 11(9), e1004497. (SCI) (IF: 4.542; SCI ranking: 14.1%,7%)
  303. Chi-Shan Chang, Hsiao-Lei Liu, Ximena Moncada, Andrea Seelenfreund, Daniela Seelenfreund, Kuo-Fang Chung*, 2015, “A holistic picture of Austronesian migrations revealed by phylogeography of Pacific paper mulberry”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(44), 13537-13542.
  304. Duleepa Jayasundara, I. Saeed, B.C. Chang, S.-L. Tang and S.K. Halgamuge*, 2015, “Accurate reconstruction of viral quasispecies spectra through improved estimation of strain richness”, BMC BIOINFORMATICS, 16(Suppl 18), S3. (SCI) (IF: 2.448; SCI ranking: 17.5%,42.5%,48.7%)
  305. Jeng, M.S. and Y.W. Chiu, 2015, “An Ecological Investigation on the Surrounding Waters of Shoushan National Nature Park.”, Journal of National Park, 25(1), 1-16. (Others)
  306. Lin, C. W., S. W. Chung, and C.-I Peng*, 2015, “Begonia baik and B. padawanensis spp. nov. (Begoniaceae) from sandstone areas in Sarawak, Malaysia.”, NORDIC JOURNAL OF BOTANY, 33(5), 555-561. (SCI) (IF: 0.847; SCI ranking: 72.6%)
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