Dimitar Dimitrov

Evolutionary biology, arthropod systematics and macroecology


Software packages

NCBIminer

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NCBIminer Features: 1) It deals with feature types, such as gene, CDS, rRNA, misc_feature and other GenBank defined feature types; 2) It can download sequences for distantly related taxonomic groups with high accuracy; 3) It can filter sequences by sequence length and similarities with the reference sequence using user defined parameters; 4) It can download the DNA sample collection information, e.g. voucher specimen, country, latitude and longitude, collector etc., according to user requirements.


Web publications and resources for systematists

Key Cyrtognatha

Dimitrov, D. 2009. Key to the species of the genus Cyrtognatha Keyserling, 1881 (Araneae, Tetragnathidae). Review version 1.0. online at Key to the species of the genus Cyrtognatha Keyserling, 1881 (Araneae, Tetragnathidae) (Note: You may need to allow Java and/or change the Java settings to be able to use the key online)

TetraGen

Alvarez-Padilla, F., D. Dimitrov,and G. Hormiga. 2009. TetraGen: Tetragnathid Genera of the World (Araneoidea: Tetragnathidae), An Illustrated Catalog. Pre-release version 1.0. The George Washington University, online at http://www.gwu.edu/~spiders/tetragen/index.cfm

LinyGen

Hormiga, G., D. Dimitrov,J.A. Miller, and F. Alvarez-Padilla. 2008. LinyGen: Linyphioid Genera of the World (Pimoidae and Linyphiidae), An Illustrated Catalog. Version 2.0. The George Washington University, online at http://www.gwu.edu/~linygen/index.cfm


Web publications and resources for the general public

tol Pholcidae

Dimitrov, Dimitar. 2009. Pholcidae. Daddy-longleg spiders. Version 12 February 2009 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Pholcidae/2719/2009.02.12 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/

tol Pholcidae

Dimitrov, Dimitar and Gustavo Hormiga. 2009. Tetragnathidae Menge 1866. Version 09 March 2009 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Tetragnathidae/2799/2009.03.09 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/