Christopher Walker

Dr

  • The University of Western Australia (M084), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 474 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
20082020

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Research Output

  • 474 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 15 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
2020

Diversity and distribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi along a land use gradient in Terceira Island (Azores)

Melo, C. D., Pimentel, R., Walker, C., Rodríguez-Echeverría, S., Freitas, H. & Borges, P. A. V., 1 Jul 2020, In : Mycological Progress. 19, 7, p. 643-656 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
2 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental factors driving arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities associated with endemic woody plant Picconiaazorica on native forest of Azores

Melo, C. D., Walker, C., Krüger, C., Borges, P. A. V., Luna, S., Mendonça, D., Fonseca, H. M. A. C. & Machado, A. C., 4 Dec 2019, In : Annals of Microbiology. 69, 13, p. 1309-1327

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
2018

A new genus, Planticonsortium (Mucoromycotina), and new combination (P. tenue), for the fine root endophyte, Glomus tenue (basionym Rhizophagus tenuis)

Walker, C., Gollotte, A. & Redecker, D., Apr 2018, In : Mycorrhiza. 28, 3, p. 213–219 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Communities of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi under Picconia azorica in native forests of Azores

Melo, C. D., Luna, S., Krüger, C., Walker, C., Mendonça, D., Fonseca, H. M. A. C., Jaizme-Vega, M. & Machado, A. C., 1 Jan 2018, In : Symbiosis. 74, 1, p. 43-54 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Fossils of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi Give Insights Into the History of a Successful Partnership With Plants

Brundrett, M. C., Walker, C., Harper, C. J. & Krings, M., 2018, Transformative Paleobotany. Krings, M., Harper, C. J., Cúneo, N. R. & Rothwell, G. W. (eds.). Academic Press, p. 461-480 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Looking for Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in the Fossil Record: An Illustrated Guide

Walker, C., Harper, C. J., Brundrett, M. C. & Krings, M., 2018, Transformative Paleobotany. Krings, M., Harper, C. J., Cúneo, N. R. & Rothwell, G. W. (eds.). Academic Press, p. 481-517 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Notes for genera: basal clades of Fungi (including Aphelidiomycota, Basidiobolomycota, Blastocladiomycota, Calcarisporiellomycota, Caulochytriomycota, Chytridiomycota, Entomophthoromycota, Glomeromycota, Kickxellomycota, Monoblepharomycota, Mortierellomycota, Mucoromycota, Neocallimastigomycota, Olpidiomycota, Rozellomycota and Zoopagomycota)

Wijayawardene, N. N., Pawłowska, J., Letcher, P. M., Kirk, P. M., Humber, R. A., Schüßler, A., Wrzosek, M., Muszewska, A., Okrasińska, A., Istel, Ł., Gęsiorska, A., Mungai, P., Lateef, A. A., Rajeshkumar, K. C., Singh, R. V., Radek, R., Walther, G., Wagner, L., Walker, C., Wijesundara, D. S. A. & 6 others, Papizadeh, M., Dolatabadi, S., Shenoy, B. D., Tokarev, Y. S., Lumyong, S. & Hyde, K. D., 2018, In : Fungal Diversity. 92, 1, p. 43-129 87 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)
2017

(2491) proposal to conserve the name Rhizophagus with a conserved type (Fungi: Glomeromycota: Glomeraceae)

Walker, C., Trappe, J. M., Schüßler, A., Hawksworth, D. L., Cazares, E., Elliott, T. F. & Redecker, D., 1 Feb 2017, In : Taxon. 66, 1, p. 199-200 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

4 Citations (Scopus)

Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal community composition associated with Juniperus brevifolia in native Azorean forest

Melo, C. D., Luna, S., Krüger, C., Walker, C., Mendonça, D., Fonseca, H. M. A. C., Jaizme-Vega, M. & da Câmara Machado, A., 1 Feb 2017, In : Acta Oecologica. 79, p. 48-61 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Fine endophytes (Glomus tenue) are related to Mucoromycotina, not Glomeromycota

Orchard, S., Hilton, S., Bending, G. D., Dickie, I. A., Standish, R. J., Gleeson, D. B., Jeffery, R. P., Powell, J. R., Walker, C., Bass, D., Monk, J., Simonin, A. & Ryan, M. H., 1 Jan 2017, In : New Phytologist. 213, 2, p. 481-486 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
39 Citations (Scopus)

Fine root endophytes under scrutiny: a review of the literature on arbuscule-producing fungi recently suggested to belong to the Mucoromycotina

Orchard, S., Standish, R. J., Dickie, I. A., Renton, M., Walker, C., Moot, D. & Ryan, M. H., Oct 2017, In : Mycorrhiza. 27, 7, p. 619–638 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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22 Citations (Scopus)
334 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Deciphering interfungal relationships in the 410-million-yr-old Rhynie chert: Sporocarp formation in glomeromycotan spores

Krings, M., Taylor, T. N., Kerp, H. & Walker, C., 2015, In : Geobios. 48, 6, p. 449-458

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial structuring of arbuscular mycorrhizal communities in benchmark and modified temperate eucalypt woodlands

Prober, S. M., Bissett, A., Walker, C., Wiehl, G., Mcintyre, S. & Tibbett, M., 2015, In : Mycorrhiza. 25, p. 41-54

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Scutellospora savannicola: redescription, epitypification, DNA barcoding and transfer to Dentiscutata

Krüger, C., Walker, C. & Schüßler, A., 2014, In : Mycological Progress. 13, 4, p. 1165-1178

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Species composition of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi differ in semi-natural and intensively managed pastures in an isolated oceanic island (Terceira, Azores)

Melo, C. D., Walker, C., Rodríguez-Echeverría, S., Borges, P. A. V. & Freitas, H., 2014, In : Symbiosis. 64, 2, p. 73-85

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
2013

An evidence-based consensus for the classification of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (Glomeromycota)

Redecker, D., Schüßler, A., Stockinger, H., Stürmer, S. L., Morton, J. B. & Walker, C., 2013, In : Mycorrhiza. 23, 7, p. 515-531

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

277 Citations (Scopus)
2011
10 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of the 'Plant-Symbiotic' Fungal Phylum, Glomeromycota

Schüβler, A. & Walker, C., 2011, Evolution of Fungi and Fungal-Like Organisms. Pöggeler, S. & Wöstemeyer, J. (eds.). 1st ed. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer, Vol. 14. p. 164-185 (The Mycota: A Comprehensive Treatise on Fungi as Experimental Systems for Basic and Applied Research).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Revealing natural relationships among arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: Culture line BEG47 represents Diversispora epigaea, not Glomus versiforme

Schüßler, A., Krüger, M. & Walker, C., 2011, In : PLoS One. 6, 8, p. 12pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)
2008

The diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizas of selected Australian Fabaceae

Tibbett, M., Ryan, M., Barker, S., Chen, Y., Denton, M., Edmonds-Tibbett, T. & Walker, C., 2008, In : Plant Biosystems. 142, p. 420-427

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)