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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Rickie B. Turley (Rick)

Research Plant Physiologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Next Generation Genetic Mapping of the Ligon-lintless-2 (Li2) Locus in Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thyssen, G.N., Fang, D.D., Turley, R.B., Florane, C.B., Li, P., Naoumkina, M.A. 2014. Next Generation Genetic Mapping of the Ligon-lintless-2 (Li2) Locus in Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 127:2183-2192.
Successful boll development after ovary damage during emasculation of upland cotton flowers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Erpelding, J.E., Stetina, S.R., Turley, R.B. 2014. Successful boll development after ovary damage during emasculation of upland cotton flowers. Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science. 6:73-76.
Yield and fiber quality of five pairs of near-isogenic cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) lines expressing the fuzzless/linted and fuzzy/linted seed phenotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stetina, S.R., Turley, R.B., Bellaloui, N., Boykin Jr, J.C. 2014. Yield and fiber quality of five pairs of near-isogenic cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) lines expressing the fuzzless/linted and fuzzy/linted seed Phenotypes. Journal of Crop Improvement. 28:680-699.
Characterization of cottonseed nutrients composition in near isogenic cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) mutant lines for fuzzless seed trait under well-watered and water stress conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bellaloui, N., Turley, R.B. 2013. Characterization of cottonseed nutrients composition in near isogenic cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) mutant lines for fuzzless seed trait under well-watered and water stress conditions. Frontiers in Plant Physiology. 4(516):1-13.
Genetics of the ovule fiberless and foliar glabrous traits in the Gossypium arboreum germplasm line in PI 529740 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Erpelding, J.E., Turley, R.B. 2013. Genetics of the ovule fiberless and foliar glabrous traits in the Gossypium arboreum germplasm line in PI 529740. Asian Journal of Plant Sciences. 3:5-8.
Transcript profiling by microarray and marker analysis of the short cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) fiber mutant Ligon lintless-1 (Li1) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gilbert, M.K., Turley, R.B., Kim, H.J., Li, P., Thyssen, G.N., Tang, Y., Delhom, C.D., Naoumkina, M.A., Fang, D.D. 2013. Transcript profiling by microarray and marker analysis of the short cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) fiber mutant Ligon lintless-1 (Li1). Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 14:403.
Integrated metabolomics and genomics analysis provides new insights into the fiber elongation process in Ligon lintless-2 (Li2) mutant cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Naoumkina, M.A., Hinchliffe, D.J., Turley, R.B., Bland, J.M., Fang, D.D. 2013. Integrated metabolomics and genomics analysis provides new insights into the fiber elongation process in Ligon lintless-2 (Li2) mutant cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 14:155,_DOI:10.1186/1471-2164-14-155.
A new fuzzless seed locus in an upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) mutant - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bechere, E., Turley, R.B., Auld, D.L., Zeng, L. 2012. A new fuzzless seed locus in an upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) mutant. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 3(6):799-804.
Comparative analysis of gene expression between semigametic Pima 57-6 and non-semigametic Pima S-1 in cotton by differential display - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Curtiss, J., Turley, R.B., Stewart, J.M., Zhang, J. 2011. Comparative analysis of gene expression between semigametic Pima 57-6 and non-semigametic Pima S-1 in cotton by differential display. Plant Cell Reports. 30:643-653.
A combined functional and structural genomics approach identified an EST-SSR marker with complete linkage to the Ligon lintless-2 genetic locus in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hinchliffe, D.J., Turley, R.B., Naoumkina, M.A., Kim, H.J., Tang, Y., Yeater, K.M., Li, P., Fang, D.D. 2011. A combined functional and structural genomics approach identified an EST-SSR marker with complete linkage to the Ligon lintless-2 genetic locus in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 12:445.
Differential expression of trichomes on the leaves of upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turley, R.B., Vaughn, K.C. 2012. Differential expression of trichomes on the leaves of upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L). Journal of Cotton Science. 16:53-71.
Fiber initiation in eighteen gossypium cultivars and experimental lines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Romano, G.B., Taliercio, E.W., Turley, R.B., Scheffler, J.A. 2011. Fiber initiation in eighteen gossypium cultivars and experimental lines. Journal of Cotton Science. 15:61-72.
Polysaccharide and glycoprotein distribution in the epidermis of cotton ovules during early fiber initiation and growth - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bowling, A.J., Vaughn, K.C., Turley, R.B. 2010. Polysaccharide and glycoprotein distribution in the epidermis of cotton ovules during early fiber initiation and growth. Protoplasma. 248:579-590.
Genetics of Fiber Initiation - (Abstract Only)
Turley, R.B. 2009. Genetics of Fiber Initiation. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. p. 633
Cotton Benzoquinon Reductase: Up-Regulation During Early Fiber Development and Heterologous Expresson and Characterization in Pichia Pastoris - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turley, R.B., Taliercio, E.W. 2008. Cotton Benzoquinon Reductase: Up-Regulation During Early Fiber Development and Heterologous Expresson and Characterization in Pichia Pastoris. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 46:780-785
Cotton Benzoquinone Reductase: Up-regulation During Early Cotton Fiber Developement - (Abstract Only) - (02-Mar-08)
Genetics of Cotton Fiber Initiation: Inheritance Studies on Three Fiberless Lines - (Abstract Only)
Turley, R.B. 2008. Genetics of Cotton Fiber Initiation: Inheritance Studies on Three Fiberless Lines. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference.http://ncc.confex.com/ncc/2008/techprogram/MEETING/htm
Comparative Analysis of Gene Expression Between CMS-D8 Restored Plants and Normal Non-restoring Fertile Plants in Cotton by Differential Display - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, J., Turley, R.B., Stewart, J.M. 2007. Comparative Analysis of Gene Expression Between CMS-D8 Restored Plants and Normal Non-restoring Fertile Plants in Cotton by Differential Display. Plant Cell Reports. 27:553-561
Expression of a Phenylcoumaran Benzylic Ether Reductase - Like Protein in the Ovules of Gossypium hirsutum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turley, R.B. 2008. Expression of a Phenylcoumaran Benzylic Ether Reductase - Like Protein in the Ovules of Gossypium hirsutum. Biologia Plantarum. 52:759-762.
De-esterified Pectins in the Cell Walls of Cotton Fiber: A Study of Fiber Mutants - (Proceedings)
Turley, R.B., Vaughn, K.C. 2007. De-esterified Pectins in the Cell Walls of Cotton Fiber: A Study of Fiber Mutants. World Cotton Research Conference Proceedings. wcrc40601_1145_1807
Lint Development and Properties of Fifteen Fuzzless Seed Lines of Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turley, R.B., Scheffler, J.A., Vaughn, K.C. 2007. Line Development and Properties of Fifteen Fuzzless Seed Lines of Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). Euphytica. (2007) 156:57-65
Analysis of ESTs from Multiple Gossypium hirsutum Tissues and Identification of SSRs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taliercio, E.W., Allen, R.D., Essenberg, M., Nguyen, H., Patil, M., Payton, P.R., Phillips, A., Pierce, M., Scheffler, B.E., Turley, R.B., Wang, J., Zhang, D., Scheffler, J.A. 2006. Analysis of ESTs from Multiple Gossypium hirsutum Tissues and Identification of SSRs. Genome. 49:306-319.
EXPRESSION OF PECTIN METHYLESTERASE IN COTTON FIBER - (Abstract Only)
Turley, R.B., Vaughn, K.C. Expression of pectin methylesterase in cotton fiber. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting. Plant Physiology 1415 supplemental: 193. Abstract #P18035
A Global Assembly of Cotton ESTs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Udall, J.A., Taliercio, E.W., Turley, R.B., Payton, P.R., Scheffler, J.A., Wendel, J. 2006. A Global Assembly of Cotton ESTs. Genome Research. 16(3):441-450.
Characterization of a Cdna Encoding Metallothionein 3 from Cotton (Gossypium Hirsutum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jordan, Robin H, Rickie B. Turley, Sherri L. Defauw, & Mark Steele. 2005. Characterization of a cDNA encoding metallothionein 3 from cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). DNA Sequence. 16(2):96-102.
The Inheritance Model for Fiberless Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) Line SL 1-7-1: Variation on a Theme - (Proceedings)
Turley, R.B., Kloth, R.H. 2003. The Inheritance Model for Fiberless Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) Line SL 1-7-1: Variation on a Theme. 2003 Beltwide Cotton Conference, January 6-10, 2003, Nashville, TN. p.871.
Identification of a Third Fuzzless Seed Locus in Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turley, R.B., Kloth, R. H. 2002. Identification of a Third Fuzzless Seed Locus in Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). The Journal of Heredity. 93(5):359-364.
Registration of MD 17fls Fiberless Upland Cotton Germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Oct-01)
Identification and Expression of Cotton (Gossypium Hirsutum L.) Plastidial Carbonic Anhydrase - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Nov-99)
Last Modified: 7/2/2010
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