HR Excellence in Science

Leonela Zusel Carabajal Paladino, Dr.

Position Former employee - Laboratory of Molecular Cytogenetics
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Institute of Entomology

Contact details +420 387 775 250; +420 387 775 249


Molecular cytogenetics; evolution of neo-sex chromosomes and comparative synteny mapping of sex-linked genes in moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera); evolution and origin of sex chromosomes in spiders (Araneae).

Total found: 14 records
Reyes Lerma A. C., Šťáhlavský F., Seiter M., Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Divišová K., Forman M., Sember A., Král J. (2021) Insights into the karyotype evolution of Charinidae, the early-diverging clade of whip spiders (Arachnida: Amblypygi). Animals 11: 3233.
DOI: 10.3390/ani11113233
Singh K. S., Troczka B. J., Duarte A., Balabanidou V., Trissi N., Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Nguyen P., Zimmer C. T., Papapostolou K. M., Randall E., Lueke B., Marec F., Mazzoni E., Williamson M. S., Hayward A., Nauen R., Vontas J., Bass C. (2020) The genetic architecture of a host shift: An adaptive walk protected an aphid and its endosymbiont from plant chemical defenses. Science Advances 6: eaba1070.
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aba1070
Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Provazníková I., Berger M., Bass C., Aratchige N. S., López S. N., Marec F., Nguyen P. (2019) Sex chromosome turnover in moths of the diverse superfamily Gelechioidea. Genome Biology and Evolution 11: 1307–1319.
DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evz075
Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Lo Nostro F., Papeschi A., Cladera J., Bressa M.J. (2017) Spermatogenesis in the parasitoid Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Acta Zoologica 98: 38-43. .
DOI: 10.1111/azo.12148
Cagnotti C., Andorno A., Hernández C., Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Botto E., López S. (2016) Inherited sterility in Tuta absoluta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): Pest population suppression and potential for combined use with a generalist predator. Florida Entomologist 99: 87-94.
DOI: 10.1653/024.099.sp112
Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Ferrari M., Lauría J., Šíchová J., Cagnotti C., López S. (2016) The effect of X-rays on cytological traits of Tuta absoluta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Florida Entomologist 99: 43-53.
DOI: 10.1653/024.099.sp107
Nguyen P., Carabajal Paladino L. Z. (2016) On the neo-sex chromosomes of Lepidoptera. In: Pontarotti P (ed.): Evolutionary Biology: Convergent Evolution, Evolution of Complex Traits, Concepts and Methods. Springer, Heidelberg, ISBN: 978-3-319-41324-2, pp. 171-185.
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-41324-2_11
Bachmann G., Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Conte C., Devescovi F., Milla F., Cladera J., Segura D., Viscarret M. (2015) X-ray doses to safely release the parasitoid Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) reared on Anastrepha fraterculus larvae (Diptera: Tephritidae). Biocontrol Science and Technology 25: 1092-1103.
DOI: 10.1080/09583157.2015.1030723
Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Muntaabski I., Lanzavecchia S., Le Bagousse-Pinguet Y., Viscarret M., Juri M., Fueyo-Sánchez L., Papeschi A., Cladera J., Bressa M.J. (2015) Complementary sex determination in the parasitic wasp Diachasmimorpha longicaudata. PLoS ONE 10: e0119619.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119619
Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Nguyen P., Šíchová J., Marec F. (2014) Mapping of single-copy genes by TSA-FISH in the codling moth, Cydia pomonella. BMC Genetics 15: S15.
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-15-S2-S15
Nguyen P., Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Marec F. (2014) Parallel neo-sex chromosome evolution and radiations of lower ditrysian moths. In: Program and Abstracts, The 9th International Workshop on the Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, 17-23 August 2014, Orthodox Academy of Crete, Kolympari, Crete, Greece, p. 11. (oral presentation)
Nguyen P., Sýkorová M., Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Šíchová J., Marec F. (2014) Neo-sex chromosomes and insecticide resistance genes in tortricid pests (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). In: ECE 2014 Abstracts, Xth European Congress of Entomology, 3 - 8 August 2014, University of York, York, UK, p. 122. (poster)
Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Nguyen P., Marec F. (2013) Yet another case of neo-sex chromosomes in “micromoths”: Gelechioidea. In: 19th International Chromosome Conference, 2-6 September 2013, Bologna, Italy, p. 62.
Nguyen P., Carabajal Paladino L. Z., Sýkorová M., Marec F. (2013) Neo-sex chromosomes as a key innovation in radiation of lower ditrysian moths. in: Programme and Abstracts, Advances in Ecological Speciation, 29 - 30 April 2013, CIBIO/UP Vairao, Portugal p. 23.


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