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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

PAUL T MADEIRA
Invasive Plant Research Laboratory
Plant Physiologist

Phone: (954) 475-6553
Fax: (954) 476-9169
3225 COLLEGE AVE
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, 33314-0000


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Identity and origins of introduced and native Azolla species in Florida. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madeira, P.T., Center, T.D., Coetzee, J.A., Pemberton, R.W., Purcell, M.F., Hill, M.P. 2013. Identity and origins of introduced and native Azolla species in Florida. Aquatic Botany. 111:9-15. 2013.
Identity and origins of introduced and native Azolla species in Florida. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Jul-13)
Can genomics clarify the origins of Boreioglycaspis melaleucae in California, USA? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pratt, P.D., Madeira, P.T., Arakelian, G., Purcell, M., Rayamajhi, M.B., Center, T.D. Can genomics clarify the origins of Boreioglycaspis melaleucae in California, USA? Biocontrol Science and Technology. 23(5):602-606. 2013.
Host range validation, molecular identification, and release and establishment of a Chinese biotype of the Asian leaf beetle Lilioceris cheni (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae:Criocerinae) for control of Dioscorea bulbifera L. in ... - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Center, T.D., Rayamajhi, M., Dray, F.A., Madeira, P.M., Witkus, G., Rohrig, E., Mattison, E., Lake, E., Smith, M., Zhang, J., Purcell, M., Konstantinov, A., Schmitz, D. Host range validation, molecular identification, and release and establishment of a Chinese biotype of the Asian leaf beetle Lilioceris cheni (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae:Criocerinae) for control of Dioscorea bulbifera L. in the southern United States. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 23(7):735-755. 2013.
An evaluation of the impact of Melaleuca quinquenervia invasion and managment on plant community structure after fire. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Martin, M.R., Tipping, P.W., Reddy, K.R., Madeira, P.T., Fitzgerald, D. 2011. An evaluation of the impact of Melaleuca quinquenervia invasion and managment on plant community structure after fire. Aquatic Botany. 95:287-291.
Hard Evidence for Melaleuca Biocontrol - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tipping, P.W., Martin, M.R., Nimmo, K., Pierce, R., Smart, M., White, E., Madeira, P.T., Center, T.D. 2009. Hard Evidence for Melaleuca Biocontrol. Biocontrol News and Information 30:3N.
Concordance between life history traits, invasion history, and allozyme diversity of the Everglades invader Melaleuca quinquenervia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dray Jr, F.A., Hale, R.E., Madeira, P.T., Bennett, B.C., Center, T.D. 2008. Concordance between life history traits, invasion history, and allozyme diversity of the Everglades invader Melaleuca quinquenervia. Aquatic Botany. 90(4):296-302. 2009.
Invasion of West Everglades Wetland by Melaleuca quinquenervia Countered by Classical Biological Control - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tipping, P.W., Martin, M.R., Nimmo, K., Pierce, R., Smart, M., White, E., Madeira, P.T., Center, T.D. 2009. Invasion of West Everglades Wetland by Melaleuca quinquenervia Countered by Classical Biological Control. Biological Control, 48: 73-78.
A molecular phylogeny of the genus Lygodium (Schizaeaceae) with special reference to the biological control and host range testing of Lygodium microphyllum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madeira, P.T., Pemberton, R.W., Center, T.D. 2008. A molecular phylogeny of the genus Lygodium (Schizaeaceae) with special reference to the biological control and host range testing of Lygodium microphyllum . Biological Control, Vol. 45, Issue 3, June 2008, pgs. 308-318.
Molecular and morphological examination of Cyrtobagous sp. collected from Argentina, Paraguay, Brazil, Australia, and Florida - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madeira, P.T., Tipping, P.W., Gandolfo, D., Center, T.D., Van, T.K., O'Brien, C. 2006. Molecular and morphological examination of cyrtobagous sp. collected from argentina, paraguay, brazil, australia, and florida. Biocontrol. 51:679-701
Genetic Variation in Melaleuca Quinquenervia Affects the Biocontrol Agent Oxyops Vitiosa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dray Jr, F.A., Bennett, B.C., Center, T.D., Wheeler, G.S., Madeira, P.T. 2004. GENETIC VARIATION IN MELALEUCA QUINQUENERVIA AFFECTS THE BIOCONTROL AGENT OXYOPS VITIOSA. Weed Technology. 18:1400-1402. 2004.
Genetic Variation in Melaleuca Quinquenervia Affects the Biocontrol Agent Oxyops Vitiosa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dray Jr, F.A., Bennett, B.C., Center, T.D., Wheeler, G.S., Madeira, P.T. 2004. Genetic variation in melaleuca quinquenervia affects the biocontrol agent Oxyops vitiosa. Weed Technology. 18: 1400-1402.
An Improved Molecular Tool for Distinguishing Monecieous and Dioecious Hydrilla - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madeira, P.T., Van, T.K., Center, T.D. 2004. An improved molecular tool for distinguishing monecieous and dioecious hydrilla. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 42:28-31.
A Genetic Survey of Salvinia Minima in the Southern United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madeira, P.T., Jacono, C.C., Tipping, P.W., Van, T.K., Center, T.D. 2003. A genetic survey of salvinia minima in the southern united states. Aquatic Botany 76:127-139.
Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA Analysis of Water Spinach (Ipomoea Aquatica) in Florida - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Jul-97)
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