Dr. hab. Alicja Boron, prof. UWM

Professor & Head of the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Biology.

The University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn,
M. Oczapowskiego 5Str, 10-718 Olsztyn, Poland

Tel. 48 89 5234861
Tel/FAX: 48 89 5233261
Mobile: 502-621-696

Email: alibo@uwm.edu.pl

General Interests: Chromosomal evolution and osteology of Cypriniformes.
Taxa: Old world Cypriniformes
Character Types: Chromosomes, osteology
Target Continents:
Africa, Asia, Europe

Publications:
Boron A. 1992. Karyotype study of diploid and triploid Cobitis taenia (Pisces, Cobitidae)    from Vistula river basin. Cytobios 72: 201-206.

Boron A. 1994. Use of erythrocyte measurements to detect natural triploids of spined loach Cobitis taenia (L.). Cytobios, 78: 197-202.

Boron A. 1994. Karyotypes of diploid and triploid silver crucian carp Carassius auratus gibelio (Bloch). Cytobios 80: 117-124.

Boron A. 1995. Chromosome banding studies of spined loach Cobitis taenia (L.), Cytobios 81: 97-102.

Boron A. 1995. Chromosome banding studies of Noemacheilus barbatulus (Linnaeus, 1758) from Poland. Caryologia, 48: 239-246.

Boron A., Jankun M., Kusznierz J. 1997. Chromosome study of swamp minnow Eupallasella percnurus Dybowski (1916) from Poland. Caryologia. 50(1): 85-90.

Jankun M., A. Boron, L. Kirtiklis, A. Kirchhofer, P. Woźnicki, M. Luczynski 1998. Cytogenetic and biochemical studies on European whitefish (Coregonus lavaretus L.) from Switzerland. Arch. Hydrobiol. Spec. Issues Advanc. Limnol., 50: 363-369.

Boron A., Z. Danilkiewicz 1998. Diploid-polyploid complex of spined loach Cobitis taenia sensu stricto and Cobitis sp. from the Bug River, Poland (Pisces, Cobitidae). Cytobios 96: 13-22.

Boron A., J. Kotusz  1999. A preliminary report and karyotype of a new Cobitis species in the ichthyofauna of Poland. Cytobios 98: 59-64.

Woźnicki P., M. Jankun, Kucharczyk D., Boron A., Luczynski M. 1999.    Cytogenetic characterization of sea trout (Salmo trutta) from Poland. Copeia (2): 501-505.

Boron A. 1999. Banded karyotype of spined loach Cobitis taenia and triploid Cobitis from Poland. Genetica (3): 293-300.

Boron A., Kotusz J. 2000.The preliminary data on diploid-polyploid complexes of the genus Cobitis in the Odra River basin, Poland  (Pisces, Cobitidae). Folia Zool. 49 (Suppl. 1): 79-84.

Boron A. 2000. Cytogenetic characterization of the loaches of the genera Sabanejewia, Misgurnus and Barbatula (Pisces, Cobitidae). Folia Zool. 49 (Suppl. 1): 37-44.

Boron A., E. Pimpicka 2000. Fecundity of spined loach, Cobitis taenia from the Zegrzyn´ski Reservoir, Poland (Osteichthyes, Cobitidae). Folia Zool. 49 (Suppl. 1): 135-140.

Boron A. , Boron S. 1994. Diet of spined loach, Cobitis taenia (L.) from Zegrzyn´ski Dam Reservoir. Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria, vol. 25: 125-139.

Boron A. 1994. Meristic and biometric parameters of spined loach, Cobitis taenia (L.) (Cypriniformes, Cobitidae) from Zegrzynski Dam Reservoir. Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria, vol. 24: 141-158.

Boron A., Boron S. 1996. Meristic and biometric parameters of silver crucian carp Carassius auratus gibelio (Bloch) from Zegrzyn´ski Dam Reservoir. Acta Acad.  Agricult. Tech. Olst., 22: 3-13.

Boron A., E. Pimpicka 1998. Karyotype and chromosomal NOR phenotypes of tench Tinca tinca (L.) from Poland. Pol. Arch. Hydrobiol., 45: 315-320.

Rab P., Lusk S., Bohlen J., Boron A., Nalbant T., Vasil'eva K., Luskova V.,  Ślechtova V., Ślechta V., Halaćka K. 2000. Diversity of spiny loaches of the genus  Cobitis in the Czech Republic and Central Europe: an up-date. Biodiversity of fishes in the Czech Republic (III): 15-20.

Boron A., Boron S. 1989. Pokarm uklei Alburnus alburnus (L.) z Włocławskiego Zbiornika Zaporowego. Rocz. Nauk PZW, 2: 61-70.

Boron A. 1990. Wzrost kiełbia Gobio gobio (L.) z W?oc?awskiego Zbiornika Zaporowego. Acta Acad. Agricult. Tech. Olst., 18: 77-85.

Boron A. 1992. Naturalne poliploidy u ryb. Prz. Zool. 1-4: 67-76.

Boron A. 1997. Chromosome characteristics of cyprinid fishes (Cyprinidae) - a review. III Sesja Sympozjum: Systematyka i filogeneza świata zwierzęcego; Systematyka ryb karpiowatych Cyprinidae. Wyd. ART Olsztyn, 27-39 (in Polish with summary in English).

Boron A. 1992. "Cobitis taenia Linnaeus, 1758 (Cypriniformes, Cobitidae) z Zegrzyńskiego Zbiornika Zaporowego". PhD thesis.

Boron A. 2001. Chromosomal diversity of the fish genus Cobitis (Pisces, Cobitidae) distributed in   Poland. UWM. Dissertations and Monographs 39; 1-74. (in Polish).

Boron A. 2001. Comparative chromosomal studies on two minnow fish, Phoxinus phoxinus (Linnaeus, 1758) and Eupallasella perenurus Pallas, 1814; an associated cytogenetic-taxonomic consideration. Genetica, No. 1-3, Vol. 111:  387-395.

Boron A., M. Culling, A. Pułym  2003. Cytogenetic characteristics of the fish genus Cobitis from England. Folia biol. Suppl. 51: 13-16.

Boron A. 2003. Replication banding patterns in the spined loach, Cobitis taenia L. Genetica 119: 51-55.

Szlachciak J., A. Boron 2003. The numerical taxonomic study of some species from the genus Cobitis (Pisces, Cobitidae) based on their cytogenetic features. Folia biol. Suppl. 51: 7-12.

Boron A. 2003. Karyotypes and cytogenetic diversity of the genus Cobitis (Pisces, Cobitidae) in Poland: a review. Cytogenetic evidence for a hybrid origin of some Cobitis triploids. Folia biol. Suppl. 51: 49-54.

Woźnicki P., Boron A., 2003. Banding chromosome patterns of zebra mussel Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas) from the heated Konin lakes system (Poland). Caryologia, 56, 4: 427- 430.

Ocalewicz K., Jankun M., Boron A. 2004. Karyotypic characterization of bream, Abramis  brama (Pisces, Cyprinidae). Folia Zool. 53(3): 329-334.

Boron A.,  Woźnicki P.,  Skuza L.,  Zieliński R. 2004. Cytogenetics of two morphotypes of Dreissena polymorpha (Bivalvia, Mollusca) from Miedwie Lake, Poland. Folia biol. 52: 33-38.

Boron A., Ozouf-Costaz C., Jean-Pierre Coutanceau 2006. Ribosomal RNA location in the spined loach Cobitis taenia (Pisces, Cobitidae) using fluorescence in situ hybridization. Genetica (publikacja w wersji elektronicznej).

Culling, M.A., K. Janko, A. Boron, V.P. Vasil’ev, I.M. Côté & G.M. Hewitt, 2006. European colonization by the spined loach (Cobitis taenia) from Ponto-Caspian refugia based on mitochondrial DNA variation. Molecular Ecology 15: 173 - 190.

Przybylski M., Boron A., Kruk A. 2004. Growth of barbel, Barbus barbus in the upper Warta River, Odra River system. Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology 4 : 183-190.

Kirtiklis L., Boron A., Woroniecka K. 2005. Chromosome banding patterns of the common gudgeon Gobio gobio (Pisces, Cyprinidae).  Acta Ichthyol. et Piscatoria. 35(2) 119-123.

Brylińska M., Boron A. 2004. The common bream Abramis brama L. Wyd. UWM.  Dissertations and Monographs. 91: 1-108.

Brylińska M., Szlachciak J., Boron A. 2006. The white bream Abramis bjoerkna L.                    (Leuciscinae, Cyprinidae). Wyd. UWM. Dissertations and Monographs. (in press).

Juchno D., A. Boron 2006. Age, reproduction and fecundity of the spined loach Cobitis taenia L. (Pisces, Cobitidae) from Lake Klawój (Poland). Reproductive Biology (in press).

Juchno D., Boron A. 2006. Comparative histology of the testes of the spined loach Cobitis taenia and natural allotetraploids of Cobitis (Pisces, Cobitidae). Hydrobiologia (in press).