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Di Stilio, VS. and S.M. Ickert-Bond (2021). Ephedra as a gymnosperm evo-devo model lineage. Evol. & Dev. doi: 10.1111/ede.12370.

Arias, T., D. Riaño-Pachón and VS. Di Stilio (2021). Facilitating candidate gene discovery in an emerging model plant lineage: Genomic and transcriptomic resources for Thalictrum (Ranunculaceae). Appl. Plant Sci., doi: 10.1002/aps3.11407.


Martínez-Gómez, J, KD Galimba, EY Coté and VS Di Stilio (2020). Spontaneous homeotic mutants and genetic control of floral organ identity in a ranunculid. Evol. & Dev. 1-18. doi: 10.1111/ede.12357.

Conway, S.J. and Di Stilio, VS (2020). An ontogenetic framework for functional studies in the model fern Ceratopteris richardii. Dev. Biol. 457, 20–29.


Leebens-Mack, JH, Barker, MS….VS. Di Stilio et al. (2019). One thousand plant transcriptomes and the phylogenomics of green plants. Nature 574, 679–685 .

Morales‐Briones, DF, Arias, T, Di Stilio, VS, and Tank, DC (2019). Chloroplast primers for clade-wide phylogenetic studies of Thalictrum. Appl. Plant Sci. 7, e11294

Pabón-Mora N, Di Stilio VS and Becker A (2019) Editorial: Genetic Regulatory Mechanisms Underlying Developmental Shifts in Plant Evolution. Front. Plant Sci. 10:710. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00710.


Plackett AR§, SJ Conway§, KD Hewett Hazelton, EH Rabbinowitsch, JA Langdale, and VS Di Stilio (2018). LEAFY maintains apical stem cell activity during shoot development in the fern Ceratopteris richardii. ELife 7, e39625. §Equal contribution. In Faculty Opinions, 16 Oct 2018; 10.3410/f.734278787.793551403

Wang T, M Clifford, J Martínez-Gómez, J Johnson, J Riffell and VS Di Stilio (2018). Scent matters: differential contribution of scent to insect response in flowers with insect vs. wind pollination traits. Annals of Botany,

Blischak, PD, M Latvis, DF Morales-Briones, JC Johnson, VS Di Stilio, AD Wolfe, and DC Tank. (2018). Fluidigm2PURC: Automated processing and haplotype inference for double-barcoded PCR amplicons. Applications in Plant Sciences6(6): e1156. doi:10.1002/aps3.1156

Lane K, M Augustin, S Ayyampalayam, A Plant, S Gleissberg, VS Di Stilio, C dePamphilis, K-S Wong, T Kutchan, and J Leebens-Mack (2018). Phylogenomic Analysis of the Ranunculales with Resolution of the Papaveraceae. Bot. J. Lin. Soc. 187 (2):157-166.

Galimba K, J Martínez-Gómez & VS Di Stilio (2018). Gene duplication and transference of function in the paleoAP3 lineage of floral organ identity genes. Front. Plant Sci. 9, 334.


Di Stilio VS, Melzer R and Hall JC (2017). Editorial: A Broader view for Plant EvoDevo: novel approaches for diverse model systems. Front. Plant Sci. 8:61 and E-book, Frontiers Media SA.


Soza VD, CD Snelson, K Hewett-Hazelton and VS Di Stilio (2016). Partial redundancy and functional specialization of E-class SEPALLATA genes in an early-diverging eudicot. Developmental Biology419 (1):143-155.

Stromberg C, VS Di Stilio, Z Song (2016). Functions of Phytoliths in Vascular Plants: An Evolutionary Perspective. Funct. Ecol., doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12692 .


Plackett ARG, VS Di Stilio and JA Langdale (2015). Ferns: the missing link in shoot evolution and development. Front. Plant Evo-Devo 6:972. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00972.

Galimba, KD and VS Di Stilio (2015). Sub-functionalization to ovule development following duplication of a floral organ identity gene. Dev. Biol. 405, 158–172.


Soza V, VN Le Huyn and VS Di Stilio (2014). Pattern and process in the evolution of the sole dioecious member of Brassicaceae. EvoDevo 5(42): 1-17. doi: 10.1186/2041-9139-5-42.


LaRue N, A Sullivan and VS Di Stilio (2013). Functional recapitulation of evol. transitions in sexual system by homeosis during the evolution of dioecy in Thalictrum. Front. Plant Sci. 4 (487): 1-10.

Soza V, K Haworth and VS Di Stilio (2013). Timing and consequences of recurrent polyploidy in meadow-rues (Thalictrum, Ranunculaceae).Mol. Bio. Evo. 30(8): 1940-1954.

Yuan YW, JM Sagawa, VS Di Stilio and H.D. Bradshaw, Jr (2013). Bulk Segregant Analysis of an Induced Floral Mutant Identifies a MIXTA-like R2R3 MYB Controlling Nectar Guide Formation in Mimulus lewisii. Genetics 194 (2): 523-528.


Galimba K, T Tolkin, A Sullivan, R Melzer, G Theißen, V Di Stilio (2012). Loss of deeply conserved C-class floral homeotic gene function and C- and E-class protein interaction in a double-flowered ranunculid mutant. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 109(34), E2267-75.

Soza V, J Brunet,A Liston, P Salles Smithand VS Di Stilio (2012). Phylogenetic insights into the correlates of dioecy in meadow-rues (Thalictrum). Mol Phyl & Evol63(1): 180-192.


Diggle P, VS Di Stilio, A Gschwend, E Golenberg, R Moore, J Russell, J Sinclair (2011). Multiple developmental processes underlie sex differentiation in angiosperms. Trends in Gen 27(9): 368-376. Alphabetical authorship.

Di Stilio VS (2011). “Empowering Plant Evo-Devo: Virus Induced Gene Silencing validates new and emerging model systems” Bioessays 33(9): 711-718.


Nibau§ C, VS Di Stilio§, HM Wu, AY Cheung (2010).Arabidopsis and Tobacco SUPERMAN regulate hormone signaling and mediate cell proliferation and differentiation. J. Exp. Botany 62 (3): 949-961. §Equal contribution.

Di Stilio VS, R Kumar, A Oddone, P Salles, TR Tolkin, AF Schulfer and K McCarty (2010). Virus-Induced Gene Silencing as a Tool for Comparative Functional Studies in Thalictrum. PLos One, 5(8): e12064.


Di Stilio VS, C Martin, AF Schulfer, CF Connelly (2009). An ortholog of MIXTA-like2 controls epidermal cell shape in flowers of Thalictrum. New Phytologist 183: 718-728.

Cheung AY, QH Duan, S Costa, BHJ de Graaf, VS Di Stilio, J Feijo, HM Wu (2008). The Dynamic Pollen Tube Cytoskeleton: Live Cell Studies Using Actin-Binding and Microtubule-Binding Reporter Proteins. Mol. Plant 1 (4): 686-702.


Di Stilio VS, E Kramer and D Baum (2005). Floral MADS box genes and homeotic gender dimorphism in Thalictrum dioicum (Ranunculaceae), a new model for the study of dioecy. The Plant J. 41: 755-766.

Kramer E, A Jaramillo and VS Di Stilio (2004). Patterns of gene duplication and functional evolution during the diversification of the AGAMOUS subfamily of MADS box genes in angiosperms. Genetics 166: 1011-1023. Faculty of 1000.

Kramer E, VS Di Stilio and P Schluter (2003). Complex patterns of gene duplication in the APETALA3 and PISTILLATA lineages of the Ranunculaceae. International Journal of Plant Sciences 164 (1): 1-11.

Cheung AY, H-M Wu, VS Di Stilio, R Glaven, C Chen, E Wong, J Ogdahl and A Estavillo (2000). Pollen-pistil interactions in Nicotiana tabacum. Ann. Bot. 85 (Suppl A): 29-37.


Armbruster WS, VS Di Stilio, J Tuxill, T Flores & J Velazquez-Runk (1999). Covariance and Decoupling of Flower and Vegetative Traits in Nine neotropical plants: A Re-evaluation of R. L. Berg’s Correlation-Pleiades Concept. Am. J. Bot. 86: 39-55.

Vicari R, F Menalled, VS Di Stilio, S Ucha and N Madanes (1999). Productividad y ciclo del nitrógeno en dos plantaciones de álamos (Populus deltoides) con diferentes dinámicas de inundación. Physis Secc. C, 57(132-133): 41-51.

Di Stilio VS, RV Kesseli and DL Mulcahy (1998). A pseudoautosomal random amplified polymorphic DNA marker for the sex chromosomes of Silene dioica. Genetics 149: 2057-62.

Zhang YH, VS Di Stilio, F Rehman, A Tucker, D Mulcahy and R Kesseli (1998). Y-chromosome specific markers and the evolution of dioecy in Silene. Genome 41(2): 141-147.


Cresti M, HF Linskens, DL Mulcahy, S Bush, VS Di Stilio, M Yu Xu, R Vignani and A Cimato (1996). Preliminary communication about the identification of DNA in leaves and in olive oil of Olea europaea. Adv. Hort. Science 10:105-107.

Vicari R, F. Menalled, VS Di Stilio and N. Madanes (1998). Descomposición de la hojarasca en una plantación de álamos (Populus deltoides). Physis, Secc. C (130-131): 9-13.

Di Stilio VS & R Vicari (1995). Cuantificación de la caída y contenido de nutrientes de materiales del canopeo en plantaciones de Populus deltoides. Physis (Buenos Aires) Secc. C, 50 (118-119): 95-104.

Di Stilio VS (1994). Vigna Savi en Argentina: Estudio Palinológico. Boletin de la Sociedad Argentina de Botanica (Bulletin of the Argentinian Botanical Society) 30 (1-2): 3-11.

Agulló MA, MM Brizuela, VS Di Stilio, PS Hoc, RA Palacios, J Genise and P Hazeldine (1993). Relación unidad de polinización-visitantes florales en Vigna luteola. Bol. Soc. Arg. Bot. 29 (3-4): 131-138.

Brizuela MM, PS Hoc, VS Di Stilio, MA Agulló, RA Palacios (1993). Biología floral de Macroptilium bracteatum (Leguminosae, Phaseoleae). Darwiniana 32: 41-57.

Hoc P, VS Di Stilio, M Agulló, MM Brizuela, R Palacios, P Hazeldine and J Genise (1993). Biología floral de Vigna longifolia (Leguminosae, Phaseoleae). Darwiniana 32: 27-39.