Classification Research

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Sean Michael Schaeffer
Associate Professor

Groups and Facilities

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Soil genesis, minesoil classification, and disturbed land reclamation.


Recent Publications

Aroma-type classification of native mountain mints.  Dein, M., and J. P. Munafo.  2019.  12th Wartburg Symposium on Flavor Chemistry & Biology, Eisenach, Germany, May 21 24, 2019.

Breed Classification Standards for TJLE - Sheep Expo Fisher, A. E.  2019.  UT Extension.

Breed Classification/Sift for the Tennessee State Junior Swine Show Fisher, A. E.  2019.  UT Extension.

Vis-NIR spectroscopy for wood quality traceability in combination with chemometric methods for wood density prediction and origin/species identification Li Y., B. K. Via, T. M. Young, Q. Cheng, and Y. Li.  2019.  Forests, 10:1078. [Abstract]

Public percetions of equine welfare classification and subsequent use Melvin, K., S. Wallace, L. Schneider, P. D. Krawczel, and J. L. Ivey.  2019.  Journal of Equine Veterinary Science.

Characterization of genic microsatellite loci and genetic diversity analysis for the ornamental plant green and gold Chrysogonum virginianum L.) Nowicki, M., E. E. Schilling, S. Boggess, L. C. Houston, M. L. Huff, M. E. Staton, J. Lampley, and R. N. Trigiano.  2019.  HortScience, HortScience 54(2):395-400. [Abstract]

Molecular phylogeny and evolution of world Tachinidae (Diptera) Stireman, J. O., P. Cerretti, J. E. O'Hara, J. D. Blaschke, and J. K. Moulton.  2019.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 139: 119. [Abstract]

Public perception of equine and livestock management varies by classification of horses, industry experience, and animal welfare definitions Wallace, S., K. Melvin, P. D. Krawczel, L. Schneider, and J. L. Ivey.  2019.  Journal of Animal Science.

Molecular Phylogenetics and Piercer Evolution in the Bug-Killing Flies (Diptera: Tachinidae: Phasiinae) Blaschke, J. D., J. O. Stireman, P. Cerretti, J. E. O'Hara, and J. K. Moulton.  2018.  Systematic Entomology, 43, 218238. [Abstract]

Systematics of the meniscus midges (Diptera: Dixidae) molecular phylogenetics of world taxa and highlights from revisionary studies of Nearctic Dixa Meigen.  Moulton, J. K.  2018.  Proceedings: The 9th International Congress of Dipterology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30, November 2530, Windhoek, Namibia. [Abstract]

The long way to direct virulence classification of economically biotropic oomycetes O. Spring, D. Gomez-Zeledon, D. Hadziabdic Guerry, R. N. Trigiano, M. Thines, and A. Lebeda.  2018.  Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, 37(6):439-495.

Molecular systematics of Thaumaleidae (Insecta: Diptera): The first phylogeny depicting intergeneric relationships and other taxonomic discoveries.  Pivar, R. J.  2018.  Ph.D. Dissertation. [Abstract]