Marc-André LachanceWestern Science

Research Articles

  1. Lachance MA & HJ Phaff  1975  A rapid method for the monitoring of the activity of certain carbohydrases.  Anal Biochem 67:661‑663.

  2. Lachance MA, MG Miranda, MW Miller & HJ Phaff  1976  Dehiscence and active spore release in pathogenic strains of Metschnikowia bicuspidata var. australis: possible predatory implications.  Can J Microbiol 22:1756‑1761.

  3. Villa TG, MA Lachance & HJ Phaff  1977  On the structure of the ß‑(1‑3)‑glucan component of the cell wall of baker's yeast.  FEMS Microbiology Lett 1:317‑319.

  4. Lachance MA, TG Villa & HJ Phaff  1977  Purification and partial characterization of an exo‑ß‑glucanase from the yeast Kluyveromyces aestuarii.  Can J Biochem 55:1001‑1006.

  5. Villa TG, MA Lachance & HJ Phaff  1978  ß‑Glucanases of the yeast Kluyveromyces phaseolosporus: partial purification and characterization.  Exptl Mycol 2:12‑25.

  6. Lachance MA & HJ Phaff  1979  A comparative study of molecular size and structure of exo‑ß‑glucanases from Kluyveromyces and other yeast genera: evolutionary and taxonomic implications  Int J Syst Bacteriol 29:70‑78

  7. Lachance MA  1980  A simple method for the determination of deoxyribonucleic acid relatedness by thermal elution in hydroxyapatite microcolumns.  Int J Syst Bacteriol 30:433‑436.

  8. Lachance MA  1980  Yeasts associated with the black knot disease of trees.  In: Current Developments in Yeast Research.  Edited by GG Stewart & I Russell.  Pergamon, Toronto.

  9. Lachance MA  1981  Genetic relatedness of heterocystous cyanobacteria by DNA‑DNA reassociation.  Int J Syst Bacteriol 31:139‑147.

  10. Lachance MA  1981  Hanseniaspora nodinigri, a new yeast found in black knots of Prunus virginiana.  Can J Microbiol 27:651‑653.

  11. Sidenberg DG & MA Lachance  1982  Electrophoretic patterns of exo‑ß‑glucanase in Kluyveromyces: evidence for multiple molecular forms.  Exptl Mycol 6:84‑89.

  12. Lachance MA & WT Starmer  1982  Evolutionary significance of physiological relatedness among yeast communities associated with tree exudates.  Can J Bot 60:285‑293.

  13. Lachance MA  1982  Sporopachydermia quercuum, a new yeast species from exudates of Quercus rubra.  Can J Microbiol 28:567‑571.

  14. Lachance MA, BJ Metcalf & WT Starmer  1982  Yeasts from exudates of Quercus, Ulmus, Populus, and Pseudotsuga: new isolations and elucidation of some factors affecting ecological specificity.  Microb Ecol 8:191‑198.

  15. Lachance MA  1982  Reaction of an ascomycetous yeast with diazonium blue B.  Can J Microbiol 28:1194‑1195.

  16. Bowles JM & MA Lachance  1983  Patterns of variation in the yeast florae of exudates in an oak community.  Can J Bot 61:2984‑2995.

  17. Sidenberg DG & MA Lachance  1983  Speciation, species delineation, and isoenzyme electrophoresis in the genus Kluyveromyces. Int J Syst Bacteriol 33:822‑828.

  18. Margaritis A, P Bajpai & MA Lachance  1983  The use of free and immobilized cells of Debaryomyces polymorphus to produce ethanol from Jerusalem Artichoke tubers.  J Ferment Technol 61:533‑537.

  19. Lachance, MA, A Luttikhuis, LL Anweiler, DL Paylor & LG Olson  1985  Assessment of intraspecific variation in Clavispora sp. by restriction mapping of tandemly repeated deoxyribonucleic acid.  Int J Syst Bacteriol 35:462‑466.

  20. Nigam, J, A Margaritis & MA Lachance  1985  Aerobic fermentation of D‑xylose to ethanol by Clavispora sp.  Appl Environ Microbiol 50:763‑766.

  21. Nigam, JN, A Margaritis, R Ireland & MA Lachance  1985  Isolation and screening of yeasts which ferment of D‑xylose directly to ethanol.  Appl Environ Microbiol 50:1486‑1489.

  22. Lachance, MA & WT Starmer  1986  The community concept and the problem of non‑trivial characterization of yeast communities.  Coenoses 1:21‑28.

  23. Sidenberg, DG & MA Lachance  1986  Electrophoretic isoenzyme variation in Kluyveromyces populations and revision of Kluyveromyces marxianus (Hansen) van der Walt.  Int J Syst Bacteriol 51:94‑102.

  24. Butler, MJ & MA Lachance  1986  Quantitative binding of azure A to melanins of the black yeast Phaeococcomyces sp.  Exptl Mycol 10:166‑170.

  25. Lachance, MA, HJ Phaff, WT Starmer, A  Moffitt & LG Olson  1986  Interspecific discontinuity in the genus Clavispora Rodriguez de Miranda by phenetic analysis, genomic deoxyribonucleic acid reassociation, and restriction mapping of ribosomal deoxyribonucleic acid.  Int J Syst Bacteriol 36:524‑530.

  26. Ganter PF, WT Starmer, MA Lachance & HJ Phaff  1986  Yeast communities from host plants and associated Drosophila in southern Arizona: new isolations and analysis of the relative importance of hosts and vectors on community composition.  Oecologia 70:386‑392.

  27. Butler MJ & MA Lachance  1987  Inhibition of melanin synthesis in the black yeast Phaeococcomyces sp. by growth on low pH ascorbate medium: production of spheroplasts from "albinized" cells.  Can J Microbiol 33:184‑184.

  28. Butler MJ & MA Lachance  1987  The use of N,N,N'‑N'‑tetramethylphenylenediamine to detect peroxidase activity on polyacrylamide electrophoresis gels.  Anal Biochem 162:443‑445.

  29. Starmer WT, MA Lachance & HJ Phaff  1987  A comparison of yeast communities found in necrotic tissue of cladodes and fruits of Opuntia stricta on islands in the Caribbean Sea and where introduced into Australia.  Microb Ecol 14:179‑192.

  30. Starmer WT, PF Ganter, V Aberdeen, MA Lachance & HJ Phaff  1987  The ecological role of killer yeasts in natural communities of yeasts.  Can J Microbiol 33:783‑796.

  31. Forrest SI, CF. Robinow & MA Lachance.  1987.  Nuclear behaviour accompanying ascus formation in Debaryomyces polymorphus.  Can J Microbiol 33:966‑970.

  32. Vaughan‑Martini A, DG Sidenberg & MA Lachance.  1987.  Analysis of a hybrid between Kluyveromyces marxianus and Kluyveromyces thermotolerans by physiological profile comparison, isoenzyme electrophoresis, DNA reassociation, and restriction mapping of ribosomal DNA.  Can J Microbiol 33:971‑978.

  33. Starmer WT, V Aberdeen & MA Lachance.  1988.  The yeast community associated with decaying Opuntia stricta (Haworth) in Florida with regard to Cactoblastis cactorum (Berg).  Florida Sci. 51:7‑11.

  34. Starmer WT, HJ Phaff, JM Bowles & MA Lachance.  1988.  Yeasts vectored by insects feeding on decaying saguaro cactus. Southwestern Naturalist 33:362‑363.

  35. Butler MJ, G Lazarovits, VJ Higgins & MA Lachance.  1988.  Partial purification and analysis of a dehydratase enzyme associated with the pentaketide melanogenesis pathway of Phaeococcomyces sp.  Exptl. Mycol. 12:367‑376.

  36. Butler MJ, G Lazarovits, VJ Higgins & MA Lachance.  1989.  Identification of a black yeast isolated from oak bark as belonging to the genus Phaeococcomyces.  Analysis of the black pigment produced by the yeast.  Can J Microbiol 35:728‑734.

  37. Eisikowitch D, PG Kevan & MA Lachance.  1989.  The nectar‑inhabiting yeasts and their effect on pollen germination in common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca).  Israel J. Bot. 39:217‑225.

  38. Lachance MA  1990.  Ribosomal DNA variation in the cactophilic yeast Clavispora opuntiae.  Mol. Biol. Evol. 7:178‑193.

  39. Eisikowitch D, MA Lachance, PG Kevan, S Willis & DL Collins‑Thompson.  1990.  The role of the natural assemblage of microorganisms and selected strains of the yeast Metschnikowia reukaufii in controlling the germination of pollen of common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca.  Can. J. Bot. 68:1163‑1165.

  40. Lachance MA, WT Starmer & HJ Phaff.  1990.  Metschnikowia hawaiiensis sp. nov., a heterothallic haploid yeast from hawaiian morning glory and associated drosophilids.  Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:415‑420.

  41. Holloway P, R Subden & MA Lachance.  1990.   The yeasts in a Riesling must from the Niagara grape‑growing region of Ontario.  Can J. Food Sci. Technol. 23:212‑216.

  42. Phaff HJ, WT Starmer, MA Lachance, V Aberdeen & J Tredick‑Kline.  1992.  Pichia caribaea, a new species of yeast occurring in necrotic tissue of cacti in the Caribbean area.  Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:459‑462.

  43. Holloway P, RA van Twest, RE Subden & MA Lachance.  1992.  A strain of Candida stellata of special interest to oenologists.  Food Res. International.  25:147‑149.

  44. Yamada Y, K Maeda, T Nagahama, I Banno & MA Lachance.  1992.  The phylogenetic relationships of the genus Sporopachydermia Rodrigues de Miranda (Saccharomycetaceae) based on the partial sequences of 18S and 26S ribosomal RNAs.  J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 38:179‑183.

  45. Lachance MA, HJ Phaff & WT Starmer.  1993.  Kluyveromyces bacillisporus sp. nov. a yeast from oak exudate.  Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol 43:115-119.

  46. Shen R & MA Lachance.  1993.  Phylogenetic study of ribosomal DNA of cactophilic Pichia species by restriction mapping.  Yeast 9:315-330.

  47. Lachance MA  1993.  Metschnikowia agaveae sp. nov., a heterothallic haploid yeast from blue agave.  Can J Microbiol  39:562-566.

  48. Lachance MA, P Nair & P Lo.  1994.  Mating in the heterothallic haploid yeast Clavispora opuntiae, with special reference to mating type imbalances in local populations.  Yeast 10:895-906.

  49. Phaff HJ, WT Starmer, MA Lachance & PF Ganter.  1994.  Candida caseinolytica sp. nov., a new species of yeast occurring in necrotic tissue of Opuntia and Stenocereus species in the southwestern United States and Baja California, Mexico.  Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:641-645.

  50. Lachance MA, DG Gilbert & WT Starmer.  1995.  Yeasts associated with Drosophila species and related flies in an eastern oak-pine forest: a comparison with western communities.  J. Ind. Microbiol. 14:484‑494.

  51. Lachance MA  1995.  Yeast comunities in a natural tequila fermentation.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 68:151-160.

  52. Lachance MA & WM Pang.  1997.  Predacious Yeasts.  Yeast 13:225-232.

  53. Starmer WT, LL Wolf, JSF Barker, JM Bowles & MA Lachance.  1997.  Reproductive characteristics of the flower breeding Drosophila hibisci Bock (Drosophilidae) along a latitudinal gradient in eastern Australia: relation to flower and habitat features.  Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 62:459‑473.

  54. Lachance MA, CA Rosa, WT Starmer, B Schlag-Edler, JSF Barker & JM Bowles.  1998.  Metschnikowia continentalis var. continentalis, Metschnikowia continentalis var. borealis, and Metschnikowia hibisci, new heterothallic haploid yeasts from ephemeral flowers and associated insects.  Can J Microbiol 44:279-288.

  55. Buck JW, MA Lachance & JA Traquair.  1998.  Mycoflora of peach bark: population dynamics and composition.  Can. J. Bot. 76:345-364

  56. Rosa CA & MA Lachance.  1998.  The yeast genus Starmerella gen. nov. and Starmerellabombicola sp. nov., the teleomorph of Candida bombicola (Spencer, Gorin & Tullock) Meyer & Yarrow. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48:1413‑1417.

  57. Lachance MA, CA Rosa, WT Starmer, B Schlag‑Edler, JSF Barker & JM Bowles.  1998. Wickerhamiella australiensis, Wickerhamiella cacticola, Wickerhamiella occidentalis, Candidadrosophilae, and Candida lipophila,  five new related yeast species from flowers and associated insects.  Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48:1431‑1443.

  58. Lachance MA, CA Rosa, WT Starmer & JM Bowles.  1998.  Candida ipomoeae, a new yeast species related to large-spored Metschnikowia species.  Can J Microbiol  44:718-722.

  59. Rosa CA, MA Lachance, WT Starmer, JSF Barker, JM Bowles & B Schlag‑Edler.  1999. Kodamaea nitidulidarum, Candida restingae, and Kodamaea anthophila, three new related yeast species from ephemeral flowers.  Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49:309‑318.

  60. Rosa CA, RP Martins, EM Viana, Y Antonini & MA Lachance.  1999.  Candida batistae, a new yeast species associated with solitary digger nesting bees in Brazil.  Mycologia 91:428-433.

  61. Lachance MA,  JM Bowles, WT Starmer & JSF Barker. 1999.  Kodamaea kakaduensis and Candida tolerans, two new yeast species from Australian Hibiscus flowers.  Can J Microbiol 45:172-177.

  62. Lachance MA, Starmer, WT, Bowles, JM, Phaff, HJ & Rosa, CA  2000.  Ribosomal DNA, species structure, and biogeography of the cactophilic yeast Clavispora opuntiae. Can J Microbiol 46:195-210.

  63. Lachance MA, Pupovac-Velikonja A, Natarajan S & Schlag-Edler B.  2000.  Nutrition and Phylogeny of Predacious Yeasts. Can J Microbiol 46:495-505.

  64. Dias JCT, Rezende RP, Rosa, CA Lachance, M.A & Linardi, V.R.  2000.  Enzymatic degradation of nitriles by a C. guilliermondii UFMG‑Y65.  Can J Microbiol  46:525‑531.

  65. Lachance MA JM Bowles, C Mueller & WT Starmer.  2000.  On the biogeography of yeasts in the Wickerhamiella clade and description of Wickerhamiella lipophila sp. nov., the teleomorph of Candida lipophila.  Can J Microbiol  46:1145‑1148.

  66. Lachance MA, JM Bowles, S Kwon, G Marinoni, WT Starmer & DH Janzen.  2001.  Metschnikowia lochheadii and Metschnikowia drosophilae, two new yeast species isolated from insects associated with flowers. Can J Microbiol 47:103-109.

  67. Lachance, MA,  Kaden JE, Phaff, HJ & Starmer, WT  2001.  Phylogenetic structure of the Sporopachydermia cereana species complex.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:237-247.

  68. Starmer WT, HJ Phaff, PF Ganter & MA Lachance.  2001.  Candida orba sp. nov., a new cactus-specific yeast species from Queensland, Australia.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:699-705.

  69. Lachance, MA, JM Bowles, MM Chavarria Diaz & DH Janzen.  2001 Candida cleridarum, Candida tilneyi, and Candida powellii, three new yeast species isolated from insects associated with flowers.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:1201-1207.

  70. Lachance, MA, JA Klemens, JM Bowles & DH Janzen.  2001.  The yeast community of sap fluxes of Costa Rican Maclura (Chlorophora) tinctoria and description of two new yeast species, Candida galis and Candida ortonii.  FEMS Yeast Research 1:87-92.

  71. Kurtzman CP, Lachance, MA, Nguyen, HV & Prillinger H.  2001.  Proposal to conserve the name Kluyveromyces with a conserved type (Ascomycota: Hemiascomycetes, Saccharomycetaceae).  Taxon 50:907-908.

  72. Lachance MA & JM Bowles.  2002.  Metschnikowia arizonensis and Metschnikowia dekortorum, two new large-spored yeast species associated with floricolous beetles.  FEMS Yeast Research 2:81-86.

  73. Duarte ER, MA Lachance & JS Hamdan.  2002.  Identification of atypical strains of Malassezia spp. from cattle and dog.  Can J Microbiol 48: 749–752.

  74. Teixeira ACP, MM Marini, JR Nicoli, Y Antonini, RP Martins, MA Lachance & CA Rosa.  2003.  Starmerella meliponinorum, a novel ascomycetous yeast species associated with stingless bees.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.  53:339-343.

  75. Marinoni G, J Piskur & MA Lachance.  2003.  Ascospores of large-spored Metschnikowia species are genuine meiotic products of these yeasts.  FEMS Yeast Res. 3:85-90.

  76. Lachance  MA, JM Bowles & WT Starmer.  2003.  Metschnikowia santaceciliae, Candida hawaiiana, and Candida kipukae, three new yeast species associated with insects of tropical morning glory.  FEMS Yeast Res. 3:97-103.

  77. Hong SG, Bae KS, Herzberg M, Titze A & Lachance MA.  2003.  Candida kunwiensis sp. nov., a yeast associated with flowers and bumblebees.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53:367-372.

  78. Starmer, WT, R Schmedicke & MA Lachance.  2003.  The origin of the cactus-yeast community.  FEMS Yeast Research 3:441-448.

  79. Thanh VN, DA Haia, MA Lachance.  2003.  Issatchenkia hanoiensis, a new yeast species isolated from frass of the litchi fruit borer Conopomorpha cramerella Snellen.  FEMS Yeast Research 4:113-117.

  80. Lachance MA JM Bowles & WT Starmer.  2003.  Geography and niche occupancy as determinants of yeast biodiversity: the yeast-insect-morning glory ecosystem of Kīpuka Puaulu, Hawai’i.  FEMS Yeast Research 4:104-111.

  81. Lachance MA, HM Daniel, W Meyer, GS Prasad,  SP Gautam & K Boundy-Mills.  2003.  The D1/D2 domain of the large subunit rDNA of the yeast species Clavispora lusitaniae is unusually polymorphic.  FEMS Yeast Research 4:253-258. 

  82. Payne CM, Laverty TM & Lachance MA 2003. The frequency of multiple paternity in bumblebee (Bombus) colonies based on microsatellite DNA at the B10 locus.  Insectes Sociaux 50:375-378.

  83. Rosa, CA, Lachance, MA Silva, J. Teixeira, A., Marini, M.M., Antonini, Y. & Martins, R.P.  2003.  Yeast communities associated with stingless bees.  FEMS Yeast Research 4:271-275.

  84. Trindade RC, MA Resende, MA Lachance & CA Rosa.  2004.  Candida sergipensis, a new asexual yeast species isolated from frozen pulps of tropical fruits.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 86:27-32.

  85. Hirai A, R Kano, K Makimura, ER Duarte, JS Hamdan, MA Lachance, H Yamaguchi & A Hasegawa.  2004.  Malassezia nana sp. nov., a novel lipid-dependent yeast species isolated from animals.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:623-627.

  86. Marinoni G & MA Lachance.  2004.  Speciation in the large-spored Metschnikowia clade and establishment of a new species, Metschnikowia borealis comb. nov.  FEMS Yeast Res. 4, 587-596.

  87. Brysch-Herzberg M. & MA Lachance. 2004.  Candida bombiphila sp. nov., a new asexual yeast species in the Wickerhamiella clade.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1857-1859.

  88. Carreiro SC, FC Pagnocca, M Bacci Jr, MA Lachance, OC Bueno, MJA. Hebling, CCC Ruivo & CA Rosa.  2004.  Sympodiomyces attinorum sp. nov., a novel yeast species associated with nests of the leaf-cutting ant Atta sexdens.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1891-1894.

  89. Ruivo CCC, MA Lachance, M. Bacci Jr, S.C. Carreiro, CA Rosa  & F.C. Pagnocca  2004  Candida leandrae sp. nov., an asexual ascomycetous yeast species isolated from tropical plants.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol 54: 2405-2408.

  90. Morais, PB, LCRS Teixeira, JM Bowles, MA Lachance & CA Rosa  2004 Ogataea falcaomoraisii sp. nov., a sporogenous methylotrophic yeast from tree exudates.  FEMS Yeast Res 5:81-85.

  91. Pocock T, MA Lachance, T Pröschold, JC Priscu, SS Kim & NPA Huner  2004  Identification of a psychrophilic green alga from Lake Bonney Antarctica: Chlamydomonas raudensis Ettl. (UWO 241) Chlorophyceae.  J Phycol 40:1138-1148.

  92. Pimenta RS, PDD Alves, A Corrêa Jr, MA Lachance, GS Prasad,  R Rajaram, BRRP Sinha & CA Rosa.  2005.  Geotrichum silvicola, a novel asexual arthroconidial yeast species related to genus Galactomyces.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 497-501.

  93. Anderson TM, MA Lachance & WT Starmer.  2004.  The relationship of phylogeny to community structure: the cactus-yeast community.  Amer. Naturalist 164:709-721. Cited in Faculty of 1000.

  94. Lachance MA & Bowles JM  2004.  Metschnikowia similis sp. nov. and Metschnikowia colocasiae sp.nov., two ascomycetous yeasts isolated from Conotelus spp. (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) in Costa Rica.  Studies in Mycology 50:69-76.

  95. Lachance MA, CP Ewing, JM Bowles & WT Starmer.  2005.  Metschnikowia hamakuensis sp. nov., Metschnikowia kamakouana sp. nov., and Metschnikowia mauinuiana sp. nov., three endemic yeasts from Hawaiian nitidulid beetles.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1369-1377.

  96. Pimentel M, Antonini Y, Martins R, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2005   Candida riodocensis and Candida cellae, two new yeast species from the Starmerella clade associated with solitary bees in the Atlantic Rain Forest of Brazil.  FEMS Yeast Res 5:875-879.

  97. Ruivo CCC, Lachance MA, Rosa CA, Bacci M & Pagnocca FC.  2005.  Candida bromeliacearum sp. nov. and Candida ubatubensis sp. nov. two yeasts species isolated from the water tank of Canistropsis seidelii (Bromeliaceae).  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:2213-2217.

  98. Morais PB, MA Lachance & CA Rosa.   2005.  Saturnispora hagleri sp. nov. a yeast species isolated from Drosophila flies in Atlantic Rain Forest in Brazil.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1725-1727.

  99. Lacerda ICA, Miranda RL, Borelli BM, Nunes AC, Drummond RMN, Lachance MA & Rosa CA.  2005.  Lactic acid bacteria and yeasts associated with spontaneous fermentations during the production of sour cassava starch in Brazil.  Int J Food Microbiol 105:213-219.

  100. Rosa CA & Lachance MA 2005 Zygosaccharomyces machadoi sp. n., a yeast species isolated from a nest of the stingless bee Tetragonisca angustula. Lundiana - Int J Biodivers 6:27-29.

  101. Thanh VN, Hai DA & Lachance MA  2006  Cryptococcus bestiolae and Cryptococcus dejecticola, two new yeast species isolated from frass of the litchi fruit borer Conopomorpha sinensis Bradley.  FEMS Yeast Res 6:298-304.

  102. Ruivo CCC, Lachance MA, Rosa CA, Bacci M & Pagnocca FC  2006  Candida heliconiae sp. nov., Candida picinguabensis sp. nov. and Candida sanpauloensis sp. nov., three ascomycetous yeasts from Heliconia velloziana (Heliconiaceae).  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol  56:1147-1151.

  103. Lachance MA, Anderson TM & Starmer WT  2006  A new subclade of haplontic Metschnikowia species associated with insects of morning glory flowers in Africa and description of the yeast Metschnikowia aberdeeniae sp. nov.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:1141-1145.

  104. Capelari M, Rosa LH, Lachance MA  2006  Description and affinities of Agaricus martineziensis, a rare species.  Fungal Diversity 21:11-18.

  105. Lachance MA, Bowles JM, Wiens F, Dobson J & Ewing CP  2006  Metschnikowia orientalis sp. nov., an Australasian yeast from nitidulid beetles.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:2489-2493.  Rosa CA, Morais PB, Lachance MA, Pimenta RS, Santos RO, Trindade RC, Figueroa DL, Resende MA & Bragança MAL  2006  Candida azymoides sp. n., a yeast species from tropical fruits and larva (Ascomycota) of Anastrepha mucronota (Diptera: Tephritidae).  Lundiana 7:83-86.

  106. Rosa CA, Lachance MA, Teixeira LCRS, Pimenta RS & Morais PB  2007  Metschnikowia cerradonensis sp. nov., a yeast species isolated from ephemeral flowers and their nitidulid beetles in Brazil.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:161-165.

  107. Manson JS, Lachance MA, Thomson JD  2007  Candida gelsemii sp. nov., a yeast of the Metschnikowiaceae clade isolated from nectar of the poisonous Carolina jessamine.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 92:37-42.

  108. Rosa CA, Pagnocca FC, Lachance MA, Ruivo CCC, Medeiros AO, Pimentel MRC, Fontenelle JCR, Martins RP  2007  Candidaflosculorum and Candidafloris, two novel yeast species associated with tropical flowers.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol  57:2970-2974.

  109. Lachance MA & Starmer WT  2008  The yeast genus Kurtzmaniella gen. nov. and description of the heterothallic, haplontic species Kurtzmaniella cleridarum sp. nov., the teleomorph of Candida cleridarum.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol  58:520-524.

  110. Inácio J, Landell M, Valente P, Wang PH, Manson J, Lachance MA & Fonseca A  2008   Farysizyma gen. nov., an anamorphic genus in the Ustilaginales to accommodate three novel epiphytic basidiomycetous yeast species from America, Europe and Asia.  FEMS Yeast Res 8:499-508.

  111. Lachance MA, Bowles JM, Anderson TM & Starmer WT 2008 Metschnikowia shivogae sp. nov., a yeast species associated with insects of morning glory flowers in East Africa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol  58:2241-2244.

  112. Fidalgo-Jiménez A, Daniel HM, Evrard P, Decock C & Lachance MA  2008  Metschnikowia cubensis sp. nov., a new yeast species isolated from flowers in Cuba.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:2955-2961.

  113. Lachance MA, Lawrie D, Dobson J, Piggott J  2008  Biogeography and population structure of the Neotropical endemic yeast species Metschnikowia lochheadii.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 94:403-414.

  114. Wiens F, Zitzmann A, Lachance MA, Yegles M, Pragst F, Wurst FM, von Holst D, Guan SL, Spanagel R  2008  Chronic intake of fermented floral nectar by wild treeshrews.  Proc Nat Acad Sci 105:10426-10431.  News coverage in Science Daily, Reuters, FoxNews, New Scientist, Discover, National Geographic, NPR, etc.

  115. Rosa CA, Jindamorakot S, Limtong S, Nakase T, Lachance MA, Fidalgo-Jiménez A, Daniel HM, Pagnocca FC, Inácio J, Morais PB  2009  Synonymy of the yeast genera Moniliella and Trichosporonoides and proposal of Moniliella fonsecae sp. nov. and five new species combinations.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:425-429

  116. Rosa CA, Morais PB, Lachance MA, Santos RO, Melo WGP, Viana RHO, Bragança MAL, Pimenta RS  2009  Wickerhamomyces queroliae sp. nov. and Candida jalapaonensis sp. nov., two yeast species isolated from Cerrado ecosystem in North Brazil.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:1232-1236.

  117. Wardlaw AM, Berkers TE, Man KC, Lachance MA 2009  Population structure of two beetle-associated yeasts: comparison of a New World asexual and an endemic Nearctic sexual species in the Metschnikowia clade.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 96:1-15.

  118. Barbosa AC, Cadete RM, Gomes FCO, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2010  Candida materiae sp. nov., a yeast species isolated from rotting wood in the Atlantic Rain Forest.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:2104-2106.

  119. Jindamorakot S, Limtong S, Nakase T, Rosa CA, Pagnocca FC, Lachance MA 2010  Candida golubevii sp. nov, an asexual yeast related to Metschnikowia lunata.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:704-706.

  120. Cadete R,Santos R, Melo M, Mouro A, Gonçalves D, Stambuk B, Gomes F, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2009  Spathaspora arborariae sp. nov., a D-xylose-fermenting yeast species isolated from rotting wood in Brazil.  FEMS Yeast Res  9:1338-1342.

  121. Lachance MA, Dobson J, Wijayanayaka DN, Smith AME  2010  The use of parsimony network analysis for the formal delineation of phylogenetic species of yeasts:  Candida apicola, Candida azyma, and Candida parazyma sp. nov., cosmopolitan yeasts associated with floricolous insects.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 97:155-170.

  122. Mestre MC, Ulloa JR, Rosa CA, Lachance MA, Fontenla S  2010  Lachancea nothofagi sp. nov., a yeast associated with Nothofagus species in Patagonia, Argentina.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:2247-2250.

  123. Lachance MA, Wijayanayaka TM, Bundus JD, Wijayanayaka DN  2011  Ribosomal DNA sequence polymorphism and the delineation of two ascosporic yeast species, Metschnikowia agaves and Starmerella bombicola.  FEMS Yeast Res 11:324-333.

  124. Canelhas M, Barbosa M, Medeiros A, Lee CF, Huang LY, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2011  Saturnispora serradocipensis sp. nov. and Saturnispora gosingensis sp. nov., two ascomycetous yeasts from ephemeral habitats.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 99:241-247.

  125. Barbosa AC, Morais CG, Morais PB, Rosa LH, Pimenta RS, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  Wickerhamiella pagnoccae sp. nov. and Candida tocantinsensis sp nov., two ascomycetous yeasts from flower bracts of Heliconiapsittacorum (Heliconiaceae)  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:459-464.

  126. Cadete RM, Melo MA, Lopes MR, Pereira GM, Zilli JE, Vital MJ, Gomes FC, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2012  Candida amazonensis sp. nov., an ascomycetous yeast isolated from rotting wood in Amazonian Forest, Brazil.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:1438-1440.

  127. Pozo M, Lachance MA, Herrera C  2012  Nectar yeasts of two southern Spanish plants: the roles of immigration and physiological traits in community assembly.  FEMS Microbiol Ecol 80:281-293.

  128. de Vega C, Guzmán B, Lachance MA, Steenhuisen SL, Johnson SD, Herrera CM  2012  Metschnikowia proteae sp. nov., a nectarivorous insect–associated yeast species from Africa.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:2538-2545.

  129. Araujo FV, Rosa CA, Freitas LFD, Lachance MA, Vaughan-Martini A, Mendonça-Hagler LC, Hagler AN  2012  Kazachstania bromeliacearum sp. nov., a yeast species from water tanks of bromeliads.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol  62:1002–1006.

  130. Lachance MA, Rosa CA, Carvajal EJ, Freitas LFD, Bowles JM  2012.  Saccharomycopsis fodiens sp. nov., a rare predacious yeast from three distant localities.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:2793-2798.

  131. Cadete RM, Melo MA, Dussán KJ, Rodrigues RCLB, Silva SS, Zilli JE, Vital MJS, Gomes FCO, Lachance MA & Rosa CA  2012.  Diversity and physiological characterization of D-xylose-fermenting yeasts isolated from the Brazilian Amazonian forest.  PLoS One 7(8):e43135.

  132. Thanh VN, DA Hai, DDuc Hien, M Takashima, MA Lachance  2012  Moniliella carnis and Moniliella dehoogii, two new species of black yeasts isolated from meat processing environments.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:3088-3094.

  133. Cadete RM, Melo MA, Zilli JE, Vital MJS, Mouro A, Prompt AH, Gomes FCO, Stambuk BU, Lachance MA & Rosa CA  2012  Spathaspora brasiliensis sp. nov. , Spathaspora suhii sp. nov., Spathaspora roraimanensis sp. nov. and Spathasporaxylofermentans f.a., sp. nov., four novel D-xylose-fermenting yeast species from Brazilian Amazonian Forest.  Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 103:421-431.

  134. Maciel NOP, Pilo FB, Freitas LFD, Gomes FCO, Johann S, Nardi RMD, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2012  The diversity and antifungal susceptibility of the yeasts isolated from coconut water and reconstituted fruit juices in Brazil.  Int J Food Microbiol 160:201-205.

  135. Safar SVB, Gomes FCO, Guimarães ARM, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2013  Kazachstania rupicola sp. nov., a yeast species isolated from water tanks of a bromeliad in Brazil.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:1165-1168.

  136. Badotti F, Silva PAB, Mendonça MC, Gomes FCO, Morais PB, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  2013  Wickerhamiella dulcicola sp. nov. and Wickerhamiella cachassae sp. nov., two yeasts isolated from cachaça fermentation in Brazil.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:1169-1173.

  137. Morais CG, Lara CA, Marques S, Fonseca C, Lachance MA & Rosa CA  2013  Sugiyamaella xylanicola sp. nov., a xylan-degrading yeast species isolated from rotting-wood in Brazil.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol  63:2356-2360.

  138. Lachance MA & Kurtzman CP  2013  The yeast genus Tortispora gen. nov., description of Tortispora ganteri sp. nov., Tortispora mauiana f.a., sp. nov., Tortispora agaves f.a., sp. nov., Tortispora sangerardonensis f.a., sp. nov., Tortispora cuajiniquilana f.a., sp. nov., Tortispora starmeri f.a., sp. nov., and Tortispora phaffii f.a., sp. nov., reassignment of Candida caseinolytica to Tortispora caseinolytica f.a., comb. nov., emendation of Botryozyma, and assignment of Botryozyma, Tortispora gen. nov., and Trigonopsis to the family Trigonopsidaceae fam. nov.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol  63:3104–3114.

  139. Guzmán B, Lachance MA, Herrera CM  2013  Phylogenetic analysis of the angiosperm-floricolous insect-yeast association: have yeast and angiosperm lineages co-diversified?  Mol Phylogen Evol 68:161-175.

  140. Hagler AN, Ribeiro JRA, Pinotti T, Brandão LR, Pimenta RS, Lins U, Lee CF, Hsieh CF, Lachance MA & Rosa CA  2013  Wickerhamiella slavikovae sp. nov. and Wickerhamiella goesii sp. nov., two yeast species isolated from natural substrates in Brazil and Taiwan.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:3099–3103.

  141. Morais CG, Cadete RM, Uetanabaro APP, Rosa LH, Lachance MA  2013  D-xylose-fermenting and xylanase-producing yeast species from rotting wood of two Atlantic Rainforest habitats in Brazil.  Fungal Genetics & Biology (Accepted July 2013).

  142. Lachance MA, Perri A, Farahbakhsh A & Starmer WT  2013  Genetic structure of Kurtzmaniella cleridarum, a cactus flower beetle yeast of the Sonoran and Mojave Deserts: speciation by distance?  FEMS Yeast Research (Accepted July 2013).

  143. Daniel HM, Rosa CA, Thiago-Calaça PSS, Antonini Y, Bastos EMAF, Evrard P, Huret S, Fidalgo-Jiménez A, Lachance MA  In press  Starmerella neotropicalis f.a., sp. nov., a new yeast species found in bees and pollen from Brazil and Cuba.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol (accepted August 2013).

  144. Freitas LFD, Carvajal Barriga EJ, Portero Barahona P, Lachance MA, Rosa CA  In press  Kodamaea transpacifica f.a., sp. nov., a yeast species isolated from ephemeral flowers and insects in the Galápagos Islands and Malaysia: further evidence for ancient human transpacific contacts.  Int J Syst Evol Microbiol (accepted September 2013).