User:Ramiro Logares

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Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Evolutionary Biology Centre [1]


Uppsala University [2]

Husargatan 3, Box 573

SE-75 123 Uppsala



Ramiro.Logares [at]

Phone: ++46 (0) 18 471 2706 (office)

Fax: ++46 (0) 18 53 11 34

Lab webpage [3]


  • 2007, PhD, Lund University, Sweden
  • 2003, MSc, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Argentina

Research interests

  1. Microbial Ecology and Evolution
  2. Population genetics and phylogenetics
  3. Bioinformatics


Shalchian-Tabrizi, K., Bråte, J., Logares, R., Klaveness, D., Berney, C., Jakobsen, K. Diversification in unicellular eukaryotes: Cryptomonad colonizations of marine and freshwaters inferred from revised 18S rRNA phylogeny. Environmental Microbiology, In press.

Logares, R.,Daugbjerg, N.,Boltovskoy, A., Kremp, A. Laybourn-Parry, J. Rengefors, K. 2008. Recent evolutionary diversification of a protist lineage. Environmental Microbiology, In press.

Logares, R., Shalchian-Tabrizi, K., Boltovskoy, A., Rengefors, K. 2007. Extensive dinoflagellate phylogenies indicate infrequent marine-freshwater transitions. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 45: 887-903.

Rengefors, K., Laybourn-Parry, J., Logares, R., Hansen, G. 2008.Marine-derived dinoflagellates in Antarctic saline lakes: annual dynamics and community composition. Journal of Phycology. In press.

Logares, R., Rengefors, K., Kremp, A., Shalchian-Tabrizi, K., Boltovskoy, A.,Tengs, T. Shurtleff, A. and Klaveness, D. 2007. Phenotypically different microalgal morphospecies with identical ribosomal DNA: A case of rapid adaptive evolution? Microbial Ecology. 53: 549-561.

Leblond,J., Anderson, B., Kofink, D., Logares, R., Rengefors, K. and Kremp, A. 2006. Lipid Composition of Two Cold-Adapted Dinoflagellate (Dinophyceae) Species from Scandinavian Waters: Comparison with Dinoflagellates from Warmer Environments. European Journal of Phycology. 41: 303-311.

Logares, R. 2006. Does the global microbiota consist of a few cosmopolitan species? Ecología Austral. 16:85-90.

Logares, R. and Úbeda, C.A. 2006. First insights into the overwintering biology of Alsodes gargola frogs and tadpoles in harsh Andean-Patagonian alpine environments. Amphibia-Reptilia 27: 263-267.

Logares, R. and Úbeda, C.A. (2004): Alsodes gargola (Rana del Catedral). Overwintering Tadpoles. Herpetological Review 35: 368-369.


Logares, R., Boltovskoy, A., Bensch, S., Laybourn-Parry, J., Rengefors, K. Genetic diversity within five phytoplankton species.

Leblond, J., Lasiter, A., Li, C., Logares, R., Rengefors, K., Evens, T. Correspondence between sterol composition and phylogeny in dinoflagellates.

PhD Thesis

Logares , R. E. 2007. Microbial evolution: patterns of diversity in aquatic protists. PhD thesis, Lund University, Sweden ISBN: 978-91-7105-263-6

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