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Loreen Allphin Flinders

Associate Professor
Plant & Wildlife Sciences

5130 LSB
Provo, UT 84602


Journal Articles

Landeen ML, Flinders LA, Kitchen SG, Petersen SL. 2017. Seed production estimation for mountain big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana). Rangeland Ecology and Management. 70:633-637.

Miller JA, Smith TS, Auger J, Black HL, Allphin L. 2016. An analysis of human-black bear conflict in Utah. Human-Wildlife Interactions. 10(2):292-299.

Windham MD, Allphin L, Li FW, Beck J, Rushworth C, Al-Shebaz I, Alexander P, Bailey CD. 2015. Searching for Diamonds in the Apomictic Rough: A Case Study Involving Boechera lignifera (Brassicaceae). Systematic Botany. 40(4).

Alexander PJ, Windham MD, Beck J, Al-Shebaz I, Allphin L, Bailey D. 2015. Weaving a tangled web: divergent and reticulate speciation in Boechera fendleri sensu lato (Brassicaceae: Boechereae). Systematic Botany. 40(2):572-596.

Alexander PJ, Windham MD, Beck JB, Al-Shehbaz I, Allphin L, Bailey CD. 2013. Molecular phylogenetics and taxonomy of the genus Boechera and related genera (Brassicaceae: Boechereae). Systematic Botany. 38(1):192-209.

Beck JB, Alexander PJ, Allphin L, Al-Shehbaz IA, Bailey CD, Windham MD. 2012. DOES HYBRIDIZATION DRIVE THE TRANSITION TO ASEXUALITY IN DIPLOID BOECHERA?. Evolution. 66(4):985-995.

Wiens D, Allphin L, Wall M, Slaton MR, Davis SD. 2012. Population decline in Adenostoma sparsifolium (Rosaceae): an ecogenetic hypothesis for background extinction. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 105(2):269-292.

Allphin L, Hunt LA, Anderson VJ. 2007. Genetic diversity and low reproductive success in isolated populations of Utah juniper, Juniperus osteosperma (Cupressaceae). Western North American Naturalist. 67(3):323-337.

Allphin L, Brian N, Mattheson T. 2005. Reproductive success and genetic divergence among varieties of the rare and endangered Astragalus cremnophylax (Fabaceae) from Arizona, USA. Conservation Genetics. 6(5):803-821.

Wiens D, Allphin L, Mansfield D, Thackray G. 2004. Loss of reproductive capacity in Dedeckera revisited. Aliso. 21:55-63.

Tischner T, Allphin L, Chase K, Adler F, Orf J, Lark KG. 2003. Genetics of seed abortion and reproductive traits in soybean (Glycine max). Crop Science. 43:464-473.

Hansen CJ, Allphin L, Windham MD. 2002. Biosystematic analysis of the Thelesperma subnudum complex (Asteraceae). Sida: Contributions in botany. 20:71-96.

Allphin L, Windham MD. 2002. Morphological and genetic variation among populations of the rare Kachina daisy (Erigeron kachinensis) from Southeastern Utah. Western North American Naturalist. 62:423-436.

Allphin L, Wiens D, Harper KT. 2002. The relative effects of resources and genetics on reproductive success in the rare Kachina daisy Erigeron kachinensis (Asteraceae). International J. Plant Sciences. 163:599-612.


Flinders LA, Li F, Windham MD. Systematics and conservation status of the Hell Canyon rock cress (Brassicaceae). Botany 2017. Ft. Worth, TX. 2017.

Allphin L. The History and Future of Population Genetic Research in the Conservation of Plant Species. Plant Conservation Conference. University of Montana, Missoula, MT. 2016.

Landeen M, Petersen SL, Kitchen SG, Flinders LA. Post-fire seed production of mountain big sagebrush. Society for Range Management Annual Conference. Corpus Christi, Texas. 2016.

Flinders LA. The History and Future of Population Genetic Research in the Conservation of Plant Species. Annual World Congress of Biodiversity. Qiajang International Conference Center, Xian, China. 2012.

Landeen M, Petersen SL, Kitchen sG, Flinders LA. Estimating age of Mountain Big Sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana) Using Morphological Characteristics. Society for Range Management 65th Annual Meeting, 8 January-3 February 2012. Spokane, Washington. 2012.

Flinders LA, Windham MD. Conservation of Draba in the Intermountain West: The importance of hybridization, ploidy, breeding system, endemism and biogeography. 64th Annual Meeting. Billings, MT. 2011.

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