Peer-Reviewed Articles

González-Díaz P., Jump A.S., Perry A., Wachowiak W., Lapshina E., Cavers S. (2017) Ecology and management history drive spatial genetic structure in Scots pine. Forest Ecology and Management [PDF]

Hebda AM., Wójkiewicz B., Wachowiak W. (2017) Genetic characteristics of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Poland and reference populations based on nuclear and chloroplast microsatellite loci markers. Silva Fennica, 51(2) article id 172; doi:10.14214/sf.1721 [PDF]

Żukowska WB., Wachowiak W. (2017). Nuclear microsatellite markers reveal the low genetic structure of Pinus mugo Turra (dwarf mountain pine) populations in Europe. Plant Systematics and Evolution, doi:10.1007/s00606-017-1395-x [PDF]

Hebda AM., Wachowiak W., Skrzyszewski J. (2017) Long-term growth performance and productivity of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) populations. Acta Societatis Botanicorum Poloniae, 86(1):3521 [PDF]

Hebda AM., Skrzyszewski J., Wachowiak W. (2017) Zróżnicowanie fenotypowe i zmienność tła genetycznego polskich proweniencji sosny zwyczajnej [Phenotypic differentiation and genetic background variation of Polish provenances of Pinus sylvestris L.]. Sylwan 161(4): 277-286 [PDF]

Donnelly K., Cottrell J., Ennos RA., Vendramin GG., A'Hara S., King S. Perry A., Wachowiak W., Cavers S. (2017). Reconstructing the plant mitochondrial genome for marker discovery: a case study using Pinus. Molecular Ecology Resources, DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12646 [PDF]

Żukowska WB., Wójkiewicz B., Litkowiec M., Wachowiak W. (2017). Cross-amplification and multiplexing of cpSSRs and nSSRs in two closely related pine species (Pinus sylvestris L. and P. mugo Turra). Dendrobiology 77:59-64 [PDF]

Żukowska BW., Boratyńska K., Wachowiak W. (2017).Comparison of range-wide chloroplast microsatellite and needle trait variation patterns in Pinus mugo Turra (dwarf mountain pine). iForest - Biogeosciences and Forestry, 10: 250-258 [PDF]

Wójkiewicz B., Litkowiec M., Wachowiak W. (2016) Contrasting patterns of genetic variation in core and peripheral populations of highly outcrossing and wind pollinated forest tree species. AoB Plants, doi: 10.1093/aobpla/plw054 [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Żukowska WB., Wójkiewicz B., Cavers S., Litkowiec M. (2016) Hybridization in contact zone between temperate European pine species. Tree Genetics & Genomes, DOI: 10.1007/s11295-016-1007-x [PDF]

Wójkiewicz B., Cavers S., Wachowiak W. (2016) Current Approaches and Perspectives in Population Genetics of Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris L.). Forest Science, 62(3): 343-354 [PDF]

Perry A., Wachowiak W., Brown AW., Ennos RA, Cottrell JE, Cavers S (2016) Substantial heritable variation for susceptibility to Dothistroma septosporum within populations of native British Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris). Plant Pathology, DOI: 10.1111/ppa.12528 [PDF]

Wójkiewicz B., Wachowiak W. (2016) Substructuring of Scots pine in Europe based on polymorphism at chloroplast microsatellite loci. Flora 220: 142–149 [PDF]

Żukowska BW., Wachowiak W. (2016). Utility of closely related taxa for genetic studies of adaptive variation and speciation: Current state and perspectives in plants with focus on forest tree species. Journal of  Systematics and Evolution, 54(1): 17-28 [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Cavers S., Żukowska W. (2015). Interspecific gene flow and ecological selection in a pine (Pinus sp.) contact zone. Plant Systematics and Evolution 301: 1643-1652.[PDF]

Wachowiak, W., Trivedi, U., Perry, A., Cavers, S. (2015). Comparative transcriptomics of a complex of four European pine species. BMC Genomics 16: 234. [PDF]

Wachowiak W. (2015). Genetic relationships between Polish and reference populations of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Europe based on nucleotide polymorphism study at nuclear loci. Sylwan 159: 53-61 [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Wόjkiewicz B., Cavers S., Lewandowski A. (2014). High genetic similarity between Polish and North European Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) populations at nuclear gene loci. Tree Genetics & Genomes 10(4): 1015-1025. [PDF]

Wojnicka-Półtorak A., Wachowiak W., Prus-Głowacki W., Celinski K., Korczyk A. (2014) Genetic heterogeneity in age classes of naturally regenerated old growth forest of Picea abies (L.) Karst. Silvae Genetica 63: 185-190. [PDF]

Boratynski A., Wachowiak W., Dering M., Boratynska K., Sekiewicz K., et al. (2014). The biogeography and genetic relationships of Juniperus oxycedrus and related taxa from the Mediterranean and Macaronesian regions. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 174: 637-653. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Boratyńska K., Cavers S. (2013). Geographical patterns of nucleotide diversity and population differentiation in three closely related European pine species in the Pinus mugo complex. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 225-238. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Iason GR., Cavers S. (2013). Among population differentiation at nuclear genes in native Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Scotland. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 208: 79-86. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Palmé A.E., Savolainen O. (2011). Speciation history of three closely related pines Pinus mugo (T.), P. uliginosa (N.) and P. sylvestris (L.). Molecular Ecology 20: 1729–1743. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Salmela M.J., Ennos R.E., Iason G., Cavers S. (2011). High genetic diversity at the extreme range edge: nucleotide variation at nuclear loci in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Scotland. Heredity 106: 775–787. [PDF]

Salmela, M. J., Cavers, S., Wachowiak, W., Cottrell, J. E., Iason, G. R. & Ennos, R. A. (2010). Understanding the evolution of native pinewoods in Scotland will benefit their future management and conservation. Forestry 88(5): 535-545. [PDF]

Jasińska A.K., Wachowiak W., Muchewicz E., Boratyńska K., Montserrat J.M., Boratyński A. (2010). Cryptic hybrids between Pinus uncinata and P. sylvestris. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 163: 473-485. [PDF]

Palmé A.E., Pyhäjärvi T., Wachowiak W., Savolainen O. (2009). Selection on Nuclear Genes in a Pinus Phylogeny. Molecular Biology and Evolution 26(4): 893-905. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Prus-Głowacki W. (2009). Different patterns of genetic structure of relict and isolated populations of endangered peat-bog pine P. uliginosa Neumann. Journal of Applied Genetics  50(4): 329–339. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Balk P.A., Savolainen O. (2009). Search for nucleotide diversity patterns of local adaptation in dehydrins and other cold-related candidate genes in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.). Tree Genetics & Genomes 5: 117-132. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Prus-Głowacki W. (2008). Hybridization processes in sympatric populations of pines Pinus sylvestris L., P. mugo and P. uliginosa. Plant Systematics and Evolution 271 (1/2): 29-40. [PDF]

Pyhäjärvi T., García-Gil M.R., Knürr T., Mikkonen M., Wachowiak W., Savolainen O.  (2007). Demographic history has influenced nucleotide diversity in European Pinus sylvestris populations. Genetics 177: 1713-1724. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Bączkiewicz A., Chudzińska E., Buczkowska K. (2007). Cryptic speciation in  bryophytes - a case study in the Aneura pinguis complex. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 155: 273–282. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Odrzykoski I., Myczko Ł., Prus-Głowacki W. (2006). Lack of evidence on hybrid swarm in the sympatric population of Pinus mugo and P. sylvestris. Flora 4: 307-316. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Stephan B.R., Schulze I., Prus-Głowacki W., Ziegenhagen B. (2006). A critical evaluation of reproductive barriers between closely related species using DNA markers - a case study in Pinus. Plant Systematics and Evolution 257: 1-8. [PDF]

Buczkowska K., Adamczak M., Chudzińska E., Wachowiak W., Bączkiewicz A. (2006). In vitro propagation of cryptic species of Aneura pinguis (Hepaticae, Metzgeriales). Cryptogamie Bryologie  27(2): 241-251. [PDF]

Bączkiewicz A., Buczkowska K., Wachowiak W. (2005). Anatomical and morphological variability of needles of Pinus mugo Turra on different substrata in the Tatra Mountains. Biological Letters 42: 21-32 [PDF]

Lewandowski A., Burczyk J., Wachowiak W., Boratyński A., Prus-Głowacki W. (2005). Genetic evaluation of seeds of highly endangered Pinus uliginosa Neumann from Wegliniec reserve for ex-situ conservation program. Acta Societatis Botanicorum Poloniae 74 (3): 237-242 [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Celiński K., Prus-Głowacki W. (2005). Evidence of natural reciprocal hybridisation between Pinus uliginosa and P. sylvestris in the sympatric population of the species. Flora 200: 563-568. [PDF]

Adamczak M., Buczkowska K., Baczkiewicz A., Wachowiak W. (2005). Comparison of   allozyme variability in Polish populations of two species of Ptilidium Nees (Hepaticae) with   contrasting degrees of sexual reproduction. Cryptogamie Bryologie 26 (2): 151-165. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Lewandowski A., Prus-Głowacki W. (2005). Reciprocal controlled crosses between Pinus sylvestris and P. mugo verified by a species-specific cpDNA marker. Journal of Applied  Genetics 46 (1): 41 – 43. [PDF]

Wachowiak W., Bączkiewicz A., Celiński K., Prus-Głowacki W. (2004). Species-specific chloroplast DNA polymorphism in the trnV-rbcL region in Pinus sylvestris and P. mugo. Dendrobiology 51: 67-72. [PDF]

Wachowiak W, Leśniewicz K, Odrzykoski I, Augustyniak H, Prus-Głowacki W (2000) Species specific cpDNA markers useful for studies on the hybridization between Pinus mugo and P. sylvestris. Acta Societatis Botanicorum Poloniae 69: 273-276. [PDF]

 

Other publications (Book chapters, Newsletters, Conference abstracts)

Zaborowska J., Łabiszak B., Wachowiak W. Patterns of genetic variation at new mitochondrial DNA markers in European populations of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.). Polish Evolutionary Conference 2017, Toruń, 25-27 September

Łabiszak B., Zaborowska J., Wachowiak W. Patterns of population structure at mitochondrial DNA markers reveal complex history of relict and endangered peat-bog pine (Pinus uliginosa N.). Polish Evolutionary Conference 2017, Toruń, 25-27 September

Żukowska WB., Wójkiewicz B., Litkowiec M., Wachowiak W. (2017) How various processes have shaped the genetic variationof Pinus mugoTurra (dwarf mountainpine)? IVth International Conference on Research and Education.  Faculty of Biology UAM, Poznań, Poland, 6-8 April 2017

Wójkiewicz B., Żukowska WB., Litkowiec M., Wachowiak W. (2017) The genetic relationships between core and peripheral populations of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Europe. IVth International Conference on Research and Education.  Faculty of Biology UAM, Poznań, Poland, 6-8 April 2017

Żukowska BW, Wachowiak W. (2016). Zmienność genetyczna i morfologiczna populacji kosodrzewiny (Pinus mugo Turra) w kontekście adaptacji do warunków środowiska.  Konferencja naukowa – Drzewa i lasy w zmieniającym się środowisku. Kórnik – Poznań, 17-19.10.2016. p. 364

Wójkiewicz B, Litkowiec M, Wachowiak W. (2016). Sosna zwyczajna jako obiekt badań genetycznych podstaw zmienności adaptacyjnej.  Konferencja naukowa – Drzewa i lasy w zmieniającym się środowisku. Kórnik – Poznań, 17-19.10.2016. p. 226

Wachowiak W, Perry A, Donnelly K, Cavers S (2016) Quantitative and molecular genetic variation in closely related European pine species. IUFRO conference “Genomics and forest tree genetics”. 30 May - 3 June, 2016 - Arcachon, France

Donnelly K, Cottrell J, Ennos R, Vendramin GG, A’Hara S, King S, Perry A, Wachowiak W, Cavers S (2016) Mitochondrial variants in Pinus sylvestris and the P. mugo complex. IUFRO conference “Genomics and forest tree genetics”. 30 May - 3 June, 2016 - Arcachon, France

Hebda A, Skrzyszewski J, Wachowiak W (2016) Genetic diversity and local adaptation of Scots pine in Poland, Poster. Międzynarodowa konferencja: Reforestation Challenges, 27-29 czerwca 2016, Kraków.

Wójkiewicz B, Litkowiec M, Żukowska WB, Wachowiak W (2016) Struktura genetyczna i historia demograficzna europejskich populacji sosny zwyczajnej (Pinus sylvestris L.) w oparciu o analizę polimorfizmu chloroplastowych i jądrowych loci mikrosatelitarnych. 57. Zjazd Polskiego Towarzystwa Botanicznego, Lublin 27.06-3.07. 2016

Żukowska WB, Litkowiec M, Wójkiewicz B, Wachowiak W (2016) Zróżnicowanie europejskich populacji kosodrzewiny (Pinus mugo Turra) na podstawie porównawczej analizy morfologii igieł i danych mikrosatelitarnych. 57. Zjazd Polskiego Towarzystwa Botanicznego, Lublin 27.06-3.07. 2016

Lewandowski A., Chmura DJ, Wachowiak W, Kozioł C (2015) Hodowla selekcyjna w wielofunkcyjnej gospodarce leśnej - stan, perspektywy i potrzeby badawcze. Panel Ekspertów NAUKA - Teraźniejszość i przyszłość badań leśnych. 8 grudnia 2015, Instytut Badawczy Leśnictwa, Sękocin (PDF)

Wachowiak W., Żukowska WB., Cavers S., Wójkiewicz B Evolutionary studies of adaptive variation in pines. Polish Evolutionary Conference, 2015. 24-26 Sept 2015, Poznań, Poland. p.18

Wachowiak W., Cavers S, Żukowska WB, Wójkiewicz B (2015) The use of DNA polymorphisms in population history and adaptive variation studies in pines. International Conference on “Genetic resources conservation – scientific and social challenges”, 25 June, Karpacz, Poland

Żukowska WB, Litkowiec M, Wójkiewicz B, Boratyńska K, Wachowiak W (2015). The use of chloroplast microsatellite markers for the evaluation of genetic diversity of dwarf mountain pine (Pinus mugo Turra) populations within their native range. International Conference on “Genetic resources conservation – scientific and social challenges”, 25 June, Karpacz, Poland.

Żukowska WB, Litkowiec M, Wójkiewicz B, Boratyńska K, Wachowiak W (2015) Range-wide analysis of genetic variation of Pinus mugo Turra using chloroplast microsatellites. IUFRO Tree Biotechnology 2015 Conference “Forests: the importance to the planet and society”, 08-12 June, Florence, Italy.

Wójkiewicz B, Litkowiec M, Żukowska W, Wachowiak W (2015). Sub-structuring of Scots pine across European distribution range based on cpDNA SSR markers. Presented at IUFRO Tree Biotechnology 2015 Conference, 08-12 June, Florence, Italy.

Wójkiewicz B, Litkowiec M,  Żukowska W, Wachowiak W (2015). Genetic variation and divergence of European Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) populations based on the analysis of the microsatellite loci. Presented at “Conservation of genetic resources – scientific and social challenges” conference, 25 June, Karpacz, Poland.

Wachowiak W. (2014). Zróżnicowanie i selekcja w skali ewolucyjnej i ekologicznej spokrewnionych taksonów sosen Pinus mugo complex i P. sylvestris. Spotkanie Konsorcjum Naukowego Dendrogen, Kórnik, 10.12.2014.

Wachowiak W. (2014) Genomika zmienności adaptacyjnej i historii populacji spokrewnionych taksonόw sosen (rodzaj Pinus). III Konferencja Naukowo-Dydaktyczna Wydziału Biologii, Uniwersytet im. A. Mickiewicza, Poznań. pt. Wyzwania współczesnej biologii, biotechnologii, bioinformatyki i ochrony środowiska. 10.04.2014

Wachowiak W., Telford A., Cavers S. (2014) Selection on evolutionary and ecological timescales in closely related pine species. 58th Ecological Genetics Group Meeting. UK, Newcastle upon Tyne, 14-16 April 2014. (pp. 14).

Wachowiak W. (2014) Divergence and selection on evolutionary and ecological timescales in closely related pine species from the Pinus mugo complex and P. sylvestris. International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO). Forest Tree Breeding Conference: Evolutionary Aspects & Adaptation & Breeding. 25-29 August, Prague. Evoltree lecture. (pp. 11).

Hebda A., Skrzyszewski J., Wójkiewicz B., Wachowiak W. (2014) Genetic structure and breeding value of Scots pine from Carpathian Mts. as compared to -the species distribution range in Poland. Conference materials: Forum Carpathicum, Lwów, Ukraina, 16-18 Sept

Hebda A., Wójkiewicz B., Skrzyszewski J., Wachowiak W. (2014) Genetic and phenotypic variation of Scots pine from the species distribution range in Poland. Conference materials, Teisendorf, Niemcy, 10-12 Sept

Wachowiak W. (2013) Genomics of adaptive variation and demography of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) and closely related taxa. Biology and Ecology of Trees. Jubilee conference of the Institute of Dendrology, Polish Academy of Sciences. Kόrnik-Poznań, 21-23.10.2013 (pp. 265)

Hebda A., Wachowiak W., Banach L., Kempf M., Skrzyszewski J. (2013) Wartość genetyczno-hodowlana pochodzeń sosny zwyczajnej (Pinus sylvestris L.) reprezentatywnych dla zasięgu występowania gatunku w Polsce. Jubilee conference of the Institute of Dendrology, Polish Academy of Sciences. Kόrnik-Poznań, 21-23.10.2013 (pp.145)

Cavers S., Salmela M.J., Cottrell J.E., Iason G.R., Wachowiak W., Ennos R.A. (2011). The implications of high genetic diversity in tree populations for predicting and managing responses to global change; a case study of native Scots pine in Scotland. Symposium materials: British Ecological Society - Forests and Global Change. University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, 28-30 of March. p. 61.

Wachowiak W., Salmela M.J., Cavers S. (2011). Patterns of phenotypic and genetic variation of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in a heterogeneous environment at the species margin. Symposium materials: British Ecological Society - Forests and Global Change. University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. 28-30 of March. p. 84.

Wachowiak W., Palmé A., Savolainen O., Cavers S. (2011). Genetics of speciation, adaptive variation and population history of three closely related pines: Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.), Dwarf mountain pine (P. mugo T.) and Peat-bog pine (P. uliginosa N.). Symposium materials: Genomics-Based Breeding in Forest Trees. University of California, Davis. 22-24 of June.

Wachowiak W., Cavers S. (2011). Speciation, adaptive variation and population history in pines. Symposium materials: 3rd RAD (Restriction-site Associated DNA) Sequencing meeting. University of Edinburgh, UK. 6-7 of September. p. 18.

Wachowiak W., Salmela M.J., Ennos R.A., Iason G., Cottrell J., Cavers S. (2010). Genetic diversity at nuclear loci in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Scotland. Symposium materials: Forest Ecosystems Genomics and Adaptation. San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain 9-11 of June. p. 151.

Cavers S., Wachowiak W., Salmela M.J., Ennos R.A., Iason G., Cottrell J. (2010). History and evolution in the Scottish Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) population. Symposium materials: Forest ecosystem genomics and adaptation. San Lorenzo del Escorial, Madrid, Spain, 9-11 of June. p. 77.

Jasińska A.J., Wachowiak W. (2008). Is hybridization between Pinus sylvestris and P. uncinata expressed in morphological traits? Symposium materials: Xth Symposium of the International Organization of Plant Biosystematics. Wysokie Tatry, Slovakia, 2-4 of July.

Pyhäjärvi T., Palmé A., Wachowiak W., Savolainen O. (2007). Natural selection and rate of evolution in the genus of pines. Symposium materials: 40th Population Genetics Group Meeting.  Manchester, UK, 10-12 of January.

Wachowiak W., Kärkkäinen K., Repo T., Savolainen O. (2006). Genetics of cold tolerance in conifers. Symposium materials: PMAC: Plant and Microbe adaptation to cold. Salsomaggiore Terme, Italy, 16-20 of May. p. 47.

Wachowiak W., Kärkkäinen K., Repo T., Savolainen O. (2006). Adaptive variation to cold tolerance and nucleotide diversity for cold candidate genes in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris). Conference materials: IUFRO: Population Genetics and Genomic of Forest Trees: From Gene Function to Evolutionary Dynamics and Conservation. Alcala de Henares, Spain, 1-6 of October. p.26.

Wachowiak W., Cavers S. (2009). Population structure and adaptive variation of Scots pine in Scotland. Biuletyn Europejskiej Sieci Doskonałości EVOLTREE. Bioversity International, News 1: 5-6.

Savolainen O., Bokma F., Knürr T., Kärkkäinen K., Pyhäjärvi T., Wachowiak W. (2006). Adaptation of forest trees to climatic change. Edycja: Koskela, J., Buck, A., Teissier du Cros E. Climate change and forest genetic diversity: Implications for sustainable forest management in Europe. Bioversity International, Rome, Italy. pp. 19-30.

Wachowiak W., Kärkkäinen K., Repo T., Savolainen O. (2005). Molecular population genetics of cold tolerance in Scots pine. Symposium materials: Congress of European Society of Evolutionary Biology, Cracow, Poland, 15-20 of August.

Wachowiak W., Celiński K., Prus-Głowacki W. (2004). Hybridisation analyses between Pinus uliginosa and Pinus sylvestris from ‘Torfowisko pod Węglińcem’ reserve with the use of cpDNA markers. Symposium materials: Biodiversity and Evolution. Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland, 16-18 of June. 

Wachowiak W., Prus-Głowacki W. (2004). Evolutionary processes in sympatric populations of closely related pine species (in polish). Symposium materials: Biodiversity and Evolution. Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland, 16-18 of June. 

Wachowiak W., Bączkiewicz A., Buczkowska K., Chudzińska E. (2004). Differentiation of liverwort Aneura pinguis (L.) Dumort. in Poland. Symposium materials: Polish Congress of Genetics. Gdańsk, 6-9 of September.