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  • Garcés-Pastor S, Nota K, Rijal D, Liu S, Jia W, Leunda M, Schwörer C, Crump S, Parducci L, Alsos IG (2024) Terrestrial vegetation DNA from lake sediments. Series: Tracking Environmental Change Using Lake Sediments: Volume 6 – 'Sedimentary DNA' 6th Volume of the Springer DPER book series. Editors: Eric Capo, Cecilia Barouillet, and John Smol.


  • Williams, J. W., Blois, J., Capo E., Goring, S., Heintzman, P. D., Monchamp, ME., Parducci, L, Spanbauer, T. L., Von Eggers, J. M., Alsos, I.G., Bowler, C., Coolen, M.J.L., Cullen, N., Crump, S., Epp, L.S. Fernandez-Guerra, A., Grimm, E., Herzschuh, U., Mereghetti, Alessandro, Meyer, R. S., Pérez, V., Shapiro, B., Stoof-Leichsenring, K. R., Wood, J. Strengthening global-change science by integrating aeDNA with paleoecoinformatics. Trends in Ecology and Evolution.

  • Johnson, M., Freeland, J., Parducci, L., Evans, D., Meyer, R., Molano-Flores, B., Davis, M.D. Environmental DNA as an emerging tool in botanical research. American Journal of Botany.


  • Nota, K., Klaminder, J., Milesi, P., Bindler, R., Nobile, A., van Steijn, T., Bertilsson, S., Svensson, B., Hirota, S.K., Matsuo, A., Gunnarsson, U., Seppä, H., Väliranta, M.M., Wohlfarth, B., Suyama, Y., Parducci, L. (2022) Norway spruce postglacial recolonization of Fennoscandia. Nature Communications.

  • Bell, K.L., Lowe, A., Nota, K., Keller, A., Turo, K., Encinas-Viso, F., Parducci, L., Richardson, R., Leggett, R., Brosi, B.J., Burgess, K.S., Suyama, Y., de Vere, N. Plants, pollinators and their interactions under global ecological change: The role of pollen DNA metabarcoding. Molecular Ecology. 
  • Michel, A., Minocher, R., Niehoff, P., Li, Y., Nota, K., Gadhvi, M. A., Su, J., Iyer, N., Porter, A., Ngobobo-As-Ibungu, U., Binyinyi, E., Pekeyake, R. N., Parducci, L., Caillaud, D., & Guschanski, K. Isolated Grauer’s gorilla populations differ in diet and gut microbiome. Molecular Ecology.


  • Monchamp, M.E., Armbrecht, L., Capo, E., Coolen, M.J.L., Cordier, T., Domaizon, I., Epp, L.S., Giguet-Covex, C., Gregory-Eaves, I., Herzschuh, U., Parducci, L., Stoof-Leichsenring, K.R., Williams, J.W. (2021) PaleoEcoGen: Unlocking the power of ancient environmental DNA to understand past ecological trends. Past Global Changes Magazine, Past Global Changes (PAGES) 29 (2), 102. 
  • Capo E, Giguet-Covex C, Rouillard A, Nota K, Heintzman PD, Vuillemin A, Ariztegui D, Arnaud F, Belle S, Bertilsson S, Bigler C, Bindler R. Brown AG, Clarke CL, Crump SE, Debroas D, Englund G, Ficetola GF, Garner RE, Gauthier J, Gregory-Eaves I, Heinecke L, Herzschuh U, Ibrahim A, Kisand V, Kjær KH, Lammers Y, Littlefair J, Messager E, Monchamp ME, Olajos F, Orsi W, Pedersen MW, Rijal DP, Rydberg J, Spanbauer T, Stoof-Leichsenring K, Taberlet P, Talas L, Thomas C, Walsh D, Wang Y, Willerslev E, van Woerkom A, Zimmermann H, Coolen MJL, Epp LS, Domaizon I, Alsos IA, Parducci L. (2021) Lake sedimentary DNA research on past aquatic and terrestrial biodiversity: Overview and recommendations. Quaternary 4(1), 6.


  • Parducci L. (2020) Ancient DNA from lakes: insights into plant response to past climate changes. Past Global Changes Magazine, Past Global Changes (PAGES) 28(1), pp.14-15.
  • Parducci L. (2020) [Review of the book Environmental DNA: For Biodiversity Research and Monitoring, by P. Taberlet, A. Bonin, L Zinger and E. Coissac] The Holocene 30 (1), 197–198.


  • Parducci L. (2019) Quaternary DNA: an interdisciplinary research field. Quaternary Milankovitch Reviews, 2(4), 37. 
  • Mahmoudi Shamsabad M, Assadi M, Parducci L. Phylogeography and population genetics of Acanthophyllum squarrosum complex (Caryophyllaceae) in the Irano-Turanian region. Systematics and Biodiversity 17(4), 412-421.
  • Parducci L., Alsos Greve I., Unneberg P., Pedersen Winther M., Han L., Lammers Y., Salonen S., Väliranta M., Slotte T., Wohlfarth B. (2019) Shotgun ancient DNA, pollen and macrofossils analysis of Lateglacial lake sediment from southern Sweden. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7, 189.


  • Mahmoudi Shamsabad M., Assadi M., Parducci L. (2018) Impact of climate change implies the northward shift in distribution of the Irano-Turanian subalpine species complex Acanthophyllum squarrosum. Journal of Asian-Pacific Biodiversity 11, 566-572. 
  • Ahmed E.*, Parducci L.*, Unneberg P., Ågren R., Schenk F., Rattray J., Han L., Yamoah K.A., Muschitiello F., Pedersen winther M., Smittenberg R.H., Slotte T., Wohlfarth B. (2018) Archaea community changes in Lateglacial lake sediments: evidence from ancient DNA. Quaternary Science Reviews 181, 19-29.


  • Lendvay B., Hartmann M., Brodbeck S., Nievergelt D., Reinig F., Zoller S.. Parducci L., Gugerli F., Büntgen U., Sperisen C. (2017) Improved recovery of ancient DNA from subfossil wood – application to the world’s oldest Late Glacial pine forest. New Phytologist 217(4), 1737-1748.
  • Parducci L., Bennett K.D. (2017) The real significance of ancient DNA. American Journal of Botany 104 (6), 800-802. 
  • Parducci L., Bennett K.D., Wood J.R., Suyama Y., Alsos Greve I., Ficetola G.F., Pedersen Winther M. (2017) Ancient plant DNA from lake sediments. New Phytologist, Tansley Review 214(3). 
  • Ribeiro M.M., Piotti A., Ricardo A., Gaspar D., Costa R., Parducci L., Vendramin G.G. (2017) Genetic diversity and divergence at the Arbutus unedo L. (Ericaceae) westernmost distribution limitPlosOne 12:e0175239.


  • Tsuda Y., Chen J., Stocks M., Källman M., Sønstebø J.H., Parducci L., Semerikov V., Sperisen C., Politov D., Ronkainen T., Väliranta M., Vendramin G.G.,Tollefsrud M.M., Lascoux M. (2016) The extent and meaning of hybridization and introgression between Siberian spruce (Picea obovata) and Norway spruce (P. abies): cryptic refugia as stepping stones to the west? Molecular Ecology, 25(12), 2773–2789. 
  • Parducci L. & Tollefsrud, M.M. (2016) Gran och tall kan ha överlevt i Skandinavien under istiden. [Glacial survival of pine and spruce in northern Scandinavia.] Svensk Botanisk Tidskrift 110(6), 381-387.
  • Georgolopoulos G., Parducci L., Drouzas A.D. (2016) A short phylogenetically informative cpDNA fragment for the identification of Pinus species. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 66, 166-172.



  • Bella E., Liepelt S., Parducci .., Drouzas A.D. (2014) Genetic insights into the hybrid origin of Abies x borisii-regis Mattf. Plant Systematic and Evolution 301 (2), 749-759
  • Källman T., De Mita S., Larsson H., Gyllenstrand N., Heuertz M., Parducci L., Suyama Y., Lagercrantz U., Lascoux M. (2014) Patterns of nucleotide diversity at photoperiod related genes in Norway Spruce [Picea abies (L.) Karst]. PlosOne 9(5): e95306. 


  • Parducci L, Matetovici I., Fontana S.L., Bennett K.D., Suyama Y., Haile J., Kjær K.H., Krog Larsen N., Drouzas A.D., Willerslev E. (2013) Molecular and pollen-based vegetation analysis in lake sediments from central Scandinavia. Molecular Ecology 22, 3511-3524.


  • Parducci* L., Jørgensen* T., Tollefsrud* M.M., Elverland* E., Alm A., Fontana S.L., Bennett K.D., Haile J., Matetovici I., Suyama Y., Edwards M.E., Andersen K., Rasmussen M., Boessenkool S., Coissac E., Brochmann C., Taberlet P., Houmark-Nielsen M., Krog Larsen N., Orlando L., Gilbert M.T.P., Kjær K.H., Greve Alsos I., Willerslev E. (2012) Glacial Survival of Boreal Trees in Northern Scandinavia. Science 335, 1083-1086. 
  • Parducci L., Edwards M.E., Bennett K.D., Alm T., Elverland E., Tollefsrud M.M., Jørgensen T., Houmark-Nielsen M., Krog Larsen N., Kjær K.H., Fontana S.L., Greve Alsos I., Willerslev E. (2012) Response to Comment on "Glacial Survival of Boreal Trees in Northern Scandinavia”. Science 338, pp. 742-743. 

Before 2011

  • Magyari EK, Major A, Bálint M, Nédli J, Braun M, Rácz I, Parducci L. (2011) Population dynamics and genetic changes of Picea abies in the South Carpathians inferred from pollen and ancient DNA analyses. BMC Evolutionary Biology 11, 66.
  • Mac Donald GM, Bennett KD, Jackson ST, Parducci L, Smith FA, Smol JP, Willis KJ (2008) Impacts of climate change on species, populations and communities: palaeobiogeographical insights and frontiers. Progress in Physical Geography 32 (2), 139-172.
  • Suyama Y, Gunnarsson U, Parducci L (2008) Analysis of short DNA fragments from Holocene peat moss samples. The Holocene 18 (6), 1003-1006.
  • Bennett KD, Parducci L (2006) DNA from pollen: principles and potential. The Holocene 16, 1031-1034.
  • Parducci L, Suyama Y, Lascoux M, Bennett KD (2005) Ancient DNA from pollen: a genetic record of plant population history. Molecular Ecology 14, 2873-2882.
  • Parducci L, Bennett KD (2005) Ancient DNA research. In Swedish and English. Bioscience-explained 2, (2).
  • Gugerli F, Parducci L, Petit RJ (2005) Ancient plant DNA – review and prospects. New Phytologist 166, 409–418.
  • Parducci L, Petit RJ (2004) Ancient DNA – unlocking plants’ fossil secrets. New Phytologist 161, 335-339.
  • Parducci L, Szmidt AE, Ribeiro MM, Drouzas AD (2001) Taxonomic position and origin of the endemic Sicilian fir Abies nebrodensis (Lojac.) Mattei based on allozyme analysis. Forest Genetics 8 (2), 119-127.
  • Parani M, Rajesh K, Lakshmi M., Parducci L, Szmidt AE, Parida A (2001) Species identification in seven small millet species using PCR-RFLP of trnS-psbC gene region. Genome 44, 495-499.
  • Parducci L, Szmidt A, Madaghiele A, Anzidei M, Vendramin GG (2001) Genetic variation at chloroplast microsatellites (cpSSR) in Abies nebrodensis (Lojac.) Mattei and three neighboring Abies species. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 102 (5), 733-740.
  • Parducci L, Szmidt AE (1999) PCR-RFLP analysis of cpDNA in the genus Abies. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 98 (5), 802-808
  • Parducci L, Szmidt AE, Villani F, Wang XR, Cherubini M (1996) Genetic variation of Abies alba in Italy. Hereditas 125 (1), 1-18.
  • Giannini R, Parducci L, Rossi P, Villani F. (1994) Genetic structure and mating system of Silver fir in the Campolino reserve (North Apennines). Journal of Genetics and Breeding, 335-338.

Book chapters

  • Parducci L, Nota K, Wood J (2018) Reconstructing past vegetation communities using ancient DNA from lake sediments. In: Lindqvist C., Rajora O. (eds) Paleogenomics. Population Genomics. Springer, Cham.
  • Parducci L, Bennett KD (2012) Ancient DNA studies in plant populations. In: Molecular Markers, PCR, Bioinformatics and Ancient DNA Technology, Troubleshooting and Applications. New York: Gabriel Dorado (eds), ISBN: 978-84-691-5272-0.
  • Parducci L, Suyama Y (2010). Single-pollen genotyping of Holocene lake sediments. In: Single pollen genotyping. Yokyo: Isagi Y, Suyama Y (eds). 


PhD thesis

  • Parducci L (2000) Genetics and Evolution of the Mediterranean Abies species. The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Umeå, Sweden. ISBN: 978-4-431-53901-8.

* Authors contribute equally to the work