Saint-Petersburg State University
Faculty of Biology

Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Rus | Eng

Vasily Zlatogursky

Vasily Zlatogursky

Curriculum Vitae pdf


Scientific interests:

Protistology, Biodiversity, taxonomy, phylogeny and life cycles of heliozoans

Selected papers:

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    1. Zlatogursky V. V. 2011. Heliozoans. // Protista: handbook of zoology. St-Petersburg.; Moscow: KMK Scientific Press. Part 3. 474 p. (in Russian)
    2. Zlatogursky V. V. 2012. Raphidiophrys heterophryoidea sp. nov. (Centrohelida: Raphidiophryidae), the first heliozoan species with a combination of siliceous and organic skeletal elements. // Eur. J. Protistol. 48 [1], 9-16.
    3. Zlatogursky V. V. 2013. Puzzle-like cyst wall in centrohelid heliozoans Raphidiophrys heterophryoidea and Raineriophrys erinaceoides // Acta Protozool. 52 [4], 229-236.
    4. Zlatogursky V. V. 2014. Two new species of centrohelid heliozoans: Acanthocystis costata sp. nov. and Choanocystis symna sp. nov. // Acta Protozool. 53 [4]: 311-322.
    5. Burki F., Kaplan M., Tikhonenkov D. V., Zlatogursky V. V., Radaykina L., Smirnov A., Bui Q. M., Mylnikov A. P., Keeling P. J. 2016. Untangling the early diversification of eukaryotes: a phylogenomic study of the evolutionary origins of Centrohelida, Haptophyta and Cryptista. // Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 283, 20152802.
    6. Zlatogursky V. V. 2016. There and back again: parallel evolution of cell coverings in centrohelid heliozoans. // Protist. 167: 51-66.
    7. Zlatogursky V. V., Kudryavtsev A., Udalov I., Bondarenko N., Pawlowski J., Smirnov A. 2016. Genetic structure of a morphological species within the amoeba genus Korotnevella (Amoebozoa: Discosea), revealed by the analysis of two genes. // Eur. J. Protistol. 56, 102-111.
    8. Klimov V. I., Zlatogursky V. V. 2016. Light- and electron-microscopical study of Belonocystis marina sp. nov. (Eukaryota: incertae sedis). // Protist. 167: 479-489.
    9. Udalov I. A., Zlatogursky V. V., Smirnov A.V. 2016. A New Freshwater Naked Lobose Amoeba Korotnevella venosa n. sp. (Amoebozoa, Discosea). // J. Euk. Microbiol. 63: 834840.
    10. Zlatogursky V. V., Klimov V. I. 2016. Barcoding heliozoa: perspectives of 18S rDNA for distinguishing between Acanthocystis species. // Protist. 167: 555-567.
    11. Zlatogursky V. V. 2016. The state of art in the taxonomy of "Heliozoa" // Protistology, 10:92.
    12. Zlatogursky V. V., Gerasimova E. A., Plotnikov A. O. 2017. A new species of centrohelid heliozoan Acanthocystis amura n. sp. isolated from two remote locations in Russia. // J. Euk. Microbiol. 64(4): 434-439.
    13. Zlatogursky V. V., Drachko D., Klimov V. I., Shishkin Y. 2018. On the phylogenetic position of the genus Raphidocystis (Haptista: Centroplasthelida) with notes on the dimorphism in centrohelid life cycle. // Eur. J. Protistol. 64: 82-90.
    14. Shishkin Y., Drachko D., Klimov V. I., Zlatogursky V. V. 2018. Yogsothoth knorrus gen. n., sp. n. and Y. carteri sp.n. (Yogsothothidae fam. n., Haptista, Centroplasthelida), with notes on Evolution and Systematics of Centrohelids. // Protist. 169: 682-696.
    15. Adl S. M., Bass D., Lane C. E., Lukes J., Schoch C. L., Smirnov A., Agatha S., Berney C., Brown M. W., Burki F., Cardenas P., Cepicka I., Chistyakova L., Del Campo J., Dunthorn M., Edvardsen B., Eglit Y., Guillou L., Hampl V., Heiss A. A., Hoppenrath M., James T. Y., Karpov S., Kim E., Kolisko M., Kudryavtsev A., Lahr D. J. G., Lara E., Le Gall L., Lynn D. H., Mann D. G., Massana I., Molera R., Mitchell E. A. D., Morrow C., Park J. S., Pawlowski J. W., Powell M. J., Richter D. J., Rueckert S., Shadwick L., Shimano S., Spiegel F. W., Torruella I., Cortes G., Youssef N., Zlatogursky V., Zhang Q. 2019. Revisions to the Classification, Nomenclature, and Diversity of Eukaryotes. // J. Euk. Microbiol. J. Euk. Microbiol. 66: 4119

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