Millard Uy

Ph.D. student (co-supervised by B. Gehrke)

Research project

Revision, Molecular Phylogeny and Biogeography of Carex subgenus Vigneastra section Indicae (Cyperaceae), with an Updated Synopsis of Philippine Carex


Taxonomic revision, molekulare phylogeny and systematics, Carex subg. Vigneastra, Carex section Indicae


Tan MA, Panghulan GFM, Uy MM, Takayama H. 2014. Chemical Constituents from Psychotria cadigensis and their chemotaxonomic relevance. American Journal of Essential Oils and Natural Products 1 (4): 18-19.

Uy MM, Alejandro GJD. 2012. Conservation status and nrITS-supported classification of the Philippine endemic genus Greeniopsis Merr. (Rubiaceae). Asia Life Sciences 21(2): 441-454.

Alejandro GJD, Balete IKC, Caagbay JFC, Cruz JMMB, Narciso CJC, Nazareno DE, Banag CI, Uy MM. 2011. Polyphyly of Bikkia Reinw. (Rubiaceae) based on multi-locus sequence analysis (ITS, rps16, trnL-F), with emphasis on the endemic Bikkia philippinensis Val., including its conservation status. Acta Manilana 59: 49–55.

Alejandro GJD, Meve U, Uy MM, Mouly A, Thiv M, Liede-Schumann S. 2010. Molecular support of the classification of Greeniopsis Merr. in Aleisanthieae (Rubiaceae), with a revision of the genus. Taxon 59(5): 1547-1564.


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