SRF 2014/15 Results

The SRF received a total of 173 applications for the 2014/15 round, with a total value of £181,156.23. Thirty one of the applications were funded at a total cost of £32,136.28.

List of successful applicants for the 2014/15 SRF round

Mary Aime (U.S.A.) Macrofungal diversity on the Guiana Shield: Year 15 of a long-term expeditionary field study
David Bilton (U.K.) Aquatic biodiversity in a semi-arid hotspot: Systematics of Extra Cape water beetles
James Burgon (U.K.) Genome-wide phylogenetic analysis of a diverse Palaearctic salamander lineage, Salamandra spp.
Juan Calleja (Spain) Unraveling the diversity pole of Volutaria (Compositae) in the Horn of Africa
Adrian Di Giacomo (Argentina) Evaluation of the taxonomic status of the Ruddy-headed Goose (Chloephaga rubidiceps)
Davide Foffa (U.K.) Mesozoic marine reptiles of Scotland
Merce Galbany Casals (Spain) The colonization of the American continent by the genus Pseudognaphalium
Olwen Grace (U.K.) Systematics and biogeography of the tree aloes
James Hansford (U.K.) Investigating sexual-dimorphism in the Aepyornithidae
Gustavo Hassemer (Denmark) Taxonomic revision of the Plantago commersoniana complex (Plantaginaceae)
Stacy Krueger (U.S.A.) Genetic diversity in the non-native, monoecious, red seaweed Grateloupia turuturu
Fu Long-Fei (China) Reproduction mode and sexual system research of Elatostema (Urticaceae) from China
Daniel Martin (Spain) Cryptic fish bait: resolving the taxonomy of commercially exploited Marphysa (Annelida, Eunicidae)
Brezo Martínez (Spain) Species delimitation and phylogeographic origin of a tropical hydrocoral appeared in Tenerife
Juan Moles (Spain) Description of two new Antarctic nudibranchs by micro-CT
Rayner Núñez (Cuba) DNA barcoding of Greater Antillean butterflies: testing the current based morphologically taxonomy
Marianne Nyegaard (Australia) Investigations into sunfish taxonomy in New Zealand waters
Trond Roger Oskars (Norway) Speciation and biogeography in the deep sea: review and phylogenetic analysis Scaphander
Ma Rocio Perez-Portela (Spain) Systematics of brittlestars from European deep waters using morphological and molecular data
Anna Pienkowski (U.K./Canada) Foraminifera from Arctic Canada: a 21st Century baseline for biomonitoring and palaeoclimatology
Péter Poczai (Finland) The molecular phylogeny of ragweeds (Ambrosia, Asteraceae)
Heritiana Ranarivelo (U.S.A.) Species delimitation of the Malagasy Psorospermum (Hypericaceae): Integrating morphological and molecular data
Pilar Rios (Spain) Barcoding of Antarctic sponges from shallow waters of Deception Island (South Shetland)
Marcos Roca-Cusachs López-Balcells (Spain) Testing ecological release and species boundaries in multi-island species
Sonia Rowley (U.S.A.) Exploration and Systematics of Twilight Reef Gorgonian Corals at Pakin Atoll, Micronesia
Davide Sassi (Italy) Systematic review of substribe Pachybrachina (Chrysomelidae, Cryptocephalini) of central and south America
Christie Sukhdeo (U.S.A.) Comparative Phylogeography of the Cameroonian Highlands Dung Beetle (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) Fauna
Kristin Walovich (U.S.A.) Taxonomic resolution of southern African Hydrolagus chimaeras: Implications on conservation and management
Kim Warren (U.K.) Rhinolophus philippinensis in Indonesia: species, or species complex?
Mark Wilkinson (U.K.) Systematic Implications of Caecilian Squamation
Dongwei Zhao (Ireland) Systematics of Camellia (Theaceae) in Vietnam