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Meeting presentations

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These are the meeting presentations derived from my dissertation:

28. Diazgranados, M. 2013. Biogeography of the radiation of frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Compositae), Aug. 6–11, 2013. Ibagué. [Oral Presentation]

27. Diazgranados, M. 2013. Challenges in predicting species distributions under climate change: the case of the frailejones in the tropical Andes. 6th International Biogeography Society Meeting, Jan. 9–13, 2013. Miami. [Poster]

26. Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2012. Frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec.): a recent rapid radiation shaped by the tropical Andes. The International Compositae Alliance - TICA 2012: The Evolution of the Compositae.  TICA 2012. Jul. 16–18, Montreal Botanical Garden, Montreal, Canada. [Oral Presentation]

25. Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2012. Geography shapes the phylogeny of frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Asteraceae): a remarkable example of recent rapid radiation in sky islands. Botany 2012: The Next Generation Congress, Columbus, Ohio, July 7–11. [Oral Presentation]      

24. Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2012. Effects of climate change on the future distribution of frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Asteraceae) in the Tropical Andes. Botany 2012: The Next Generation Congress, Columbus, Ohio, July 7–11. [Oral Presentation]    

23. Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2012. Predictions of effects of climate change on the distribution of frailejones (Espeletiinae, Asteraceae) in the tropical Andes. 18th Annual Symposium of Graduate Student research, Saint Louis University, Apr. 27. [Oral Presentation]         

22. Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2011. Espeletiinae: biogeographic and evolutionary significance, ongoing issues and problems. South American Compositae Meeting. Dec. 5–7, São Paulo, Brazil. [Oral Presentation]      

21. Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2011. Phylogenetic and biogeographic relationships within the endemic subtribe Espeletiinae Cuatrec. (Asteraceae) of the South American páramos: preliminary results. St. Louis Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Retreat, Sep. 24, Saint Louis, Missouri. [Oral Presentation]

20. Diazgranados, M. 2011. Espeletiinae: Introducción al estudio de los frailejones. Curso Introducción a las Compuestas de Colombia: sistemática, evolución y biogeografía. VI Colombian Congress of Botany, Aug. 8–10, Cali, Colombia. [Oral Presentation]

19. Cadena, C., D. Armenteras, M. Diazgranados. 2011. Áreas prioritarias para conservación de las especies de la subtribu Espeletiinae Cuatrec. (Asteraceae). VI Colombian Congress of Botany, Aug. 11–15, Cali, Colombia. [Oral Presentation]

18. Diazgranados, M., N. Rodríguez and J. Barber. 2011. Clave digital interactiva para la identificación de frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Asteraceae). VI Colombian Congress of Botany, Aug. 11–15, Cali, Colombia. [Oral Presentation]

17. Diazgranados, M. 2011. Diversidad de frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Asteraceae) en Suramérica. VI Colombian Congress of Botany, Aug. 11–15, Cali, Colombia. [Oral Presentation]

16. Pinilla, M., A. Sánchez, M. Diazgranados and S. Madriñán. 2011. Relaciones evolutivas en la subtribu Espeletiinae utilizando secuencias de cloroplasto de rápida evolución. VI Colombian Congress of Botany, Aug. 11–15, Cali, Colombia. [Oral Presentation]

15. Diazgranados, M., and J. Barber. 2011. Phylogenetic and biogeographic relationships within the endemic subtribe Espeletiinae Cuatrec. (Asteraceae) of the South American páramos. 2011 International Botanical Congress, Melbourne, Australia, Jul. 23–30 , 2011. [Oral presentation]

14. Diazgranados, M., N. Rodríguez and J. Barber. 2011. Interactive Digital Key for the frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Asteraceae) of the South American páramos. 2011 International Botanical Congress, Melbourne, Australia, Jul. 23–30, 2011. [ePoster]

13. Diazgranados, M., N. Rodríguez and J. Barber. 2011. Interactive digital key for the frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Asteraceae) of the South American páramos. Botany 2011, Jul. 7–13th, Saint Louis, Missouri. [Oral presentation]

12. Diazgranados, M., N. Rodríguez and J. Barber. 2011. Interactive digital key for the frailejones (Espeletiinae Cuatrec., Asteraceae) of the South American páramos. 17 Annual Symposium of Graduate Student research–Saint Louis University, Apr. 15, Saint Louis, Missouri. [Oral presentation]

11. Diazgranados, M., R. Fauser and J. Barber. 2010. Insights into the phylogeny of the subtribe Espeletiinae Cuatrec. (Compositae) based on multiple molecular markers: nuclear sequence data, AFLPs and microsatellites. Botany 2010, Jul. 31–Aug. 4, Providence, Rhode Island. [Oral presentation]

10. Diazgranados, M., C. Sánchez and J. Barber. 2010. Evaluation of microsatellite motifs for phylogenetic reconstruction in the subtribe Espeletiinae Cuatrec. (Compositae). Botany 2010, Jul. 31–Aug. 4, Providence, Rhode Island. [Poster]

9.   Diazgranados, M. 2010. Relaciones filogenéticas y biogeográficas de los frailejones (subtribu Espeletiinae) como aporte a la definición de criterios para la delimitación de los páramos en Colombia. Taller de Definición de Criterios para la Delimitación de los Páramos en Colombia, Mar. 7–9, Bogota, Colombia. [Oral presentation]

8.   Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2009. Reconstructing the phylogeny of the frailejones (subtribe Espeletiinae, Asteraceae) with multiple molecular markers: a preliminary assessment. Botany and Mycology 2009, Jul. 25–29, Snowbird, Utah. [Oral presentation]

7.   Diazgranados, M., and C. Cadena. 2009. Current protection status of frailejones species (Espeletia s.l., Asteraceae: Heliantheae) in Colombia. Botany and Mycology 2009, Jul. 25–29, Snowbird, Utah. [Poster]

6.   Diazgranados, M. and J. Barber. 2009. Avance sobre las relaciones filogenéticas de los frailejones (Heliantheae: subtribu Espeletiinae, Asteraceae) en los páramos neotropicales. V Congreso Colombiano de Botánica, Apr. 19–24, Pasto, Colombia. [Oral presentation]

5.   Diazgranados, M., J. Barber and C. Cadena. 2009. Cambio climático y predicciones de distribución geográfica futura de frailejones (Heliantheae: subtribu Espeletiinae, Asteraceae). V Congreso Colombiano de Botánica, Apr. 19–24, Pasto, Colombia. [Poster]

4.   Diazgranados, M. 2009. Re-thinking morphological homologies in the Espeletia complex (Asteraceae). 2009 MORPH Minicourse “Homology: Conceptual and Historical Integration from the Morphological to the Molecular”, Jan. 16 to 18, 2009, Colorado University in Boulder, Colorado. [Oral presentation]

3.   Diazgranados, M. 2008. Climate change and predicted geographic distribution of frailejones species (subtribe Espeletiinae, Asteraceae) in the neotropical Andes. Botany 2008 meeting: Botany without Borders, Jul. 26–30, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC. Canada. [Poster]

2.   Diazgranados, M. 2008. Climate change and predicted geographic distribution of frailejones species (subtribe Espeletiinae, Asteraceae) in the northern Andes. 14th Annual Symposium of Graduate Student research, Saint Louis University, Apr. 18, 2008. [Poster]

1.   Diazgranados, M. 2007. Testing the conservatism of the ecological niche of the Espeletia complex. Botany and Plant Biology 2007 Joint Congress, Chicago (IL), Jul. 7–11, 2007. [Poster]

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Useful links
Interactive Digital Key for Espeletiinae

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Gallery of Espeletiinae

With 5000 pics, this is the World's largest collection of photographs of Espeletiinae (a.k.a. frailejones). Check it out HERE!

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Recent recommended papers

Read this paper by Madriñán et al. (2013): Páramo is the world's fastest evolving and coolest biodiversity hotspot.

My latest publication

This is my latest paper (Diazgranados & Morillo, 2013): A new species of Coespeletia (Asteraceae, Millerieae) from Venezuela. Check it out!

Latest organized event

The first Symposium of Biogeography of Neotropical Plants in Colombia was a total success! (Diazgranados & Funk, 2013)