Snæbjörn Pálsson


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Gudmundsdóttir R, Björnsdóttir SH, Marteinsson VÞ and Pálsson S 2020. Comparison of the gut microbiota in the groundwater 6 amphipod Crangonyx islandicus Svavarsson and Kristjánsson, 2006 (Amphipoda: Crangonyctidae) to biofilms in its spring-source habitat. Journal of Crustacean Biology (in press)

Guðmundsdóttir R, Kreiling A-K, Kristjánsson BK, Marteinsson VÞ and Pálsson S 2020. Ciliate diversity in cold water spring sources in Iceland. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 84:191-203

Gíslason GM and Pálsson S 2020 Origin of the Trichoptera species in Iceland. Zoosymposia 18(1):118-126

Pálsson S, Guðmundsdóttir R, Kristjánsson BK 2020 Líf í grunnvatni í hraunalindum Íslands, Náttúrufræðingurinn 90:16-22.

Gíslason S, Pálsson S, Jónasson JP, Guls HD, Svavarsson J, Halldórsson HP 2020 Recent colonization by the Atlantic rock crab (Cancer irroratus) in Icelandic waters is displacing two native brachyuran crab species. ICES Journal of Marine Science https://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsaa059

Summers R, Christian N, Etheridge B, Rae S, Cleasby I and Pálsson S 2020 Scottish-breeding Greenshanks Tringa nebularia do not migrate far. Bird Study 67:1, 1-7, DOI: 10.1080/00063657.2020.1733488

Wurzbacher C, Kreiling A-K, Svantesson S, Van den Wyngaert S, Larsson E, Heeger F, Nilsson HR, Pálsson S. 2020. Fungal communities in groundwater springs along the volcanic zone of Iceland. Inland Waters, February 2020 DOI: 10.1080/20442041.2019.1689065

Guðmundsdóttir R, Kreiling A-K, Kristjánsson BK, Marteinsson VÞ, Pálsson S 2019 Bacterial diversity in Icelandic cold spring sources and in relation to the groundwater amphipod Crangonyx islandicus. Plos One October 2, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0222527

Weber X, Pálsson S, Coll MT, Petersen Æ, Jordan PG, Olsen MT, Malmquist HJ 2019. Disappearance of Icelandic walruses coincided with Norse settlement. Molecular biology and Evolution, 36(12):2656–2667

Magnúsdóttir H, Pálsson S, Westfall KM, Jónsson ZO, Örnólfsdóttir EB. 2019 Morphological divergence in the common whelk Buccinum undatum (Gastropoda: Buccinidae) across the N-Atlantic. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society128(1): 93–106.

Magnúsdóttir H, Pálsson S, Westfall KM, Jónsson ZO, Örnólfsdóttir EB. 2019 Revised phylogeography of the common whelk Buccinum undatum (Gastropoda: Buccinidae) across the N-Atlantic. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society127(4):890–899

Jónsson ZO, Pálsson S, Magnúsdóttir H, Westfall KM, Goodall J, Örnólfsdóttir EB. 2019. The mitochondrial genome of common whelk Buccinum undatum (Neogastropoda: Buccinidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B: 4:1, 458-460.

Pálsson S 2018 Origin of species in Iceland - effect of climate and geology. Frændafundur 9.

Alam MMM, Pálsson S 2018 Recent phylogeographic studies revealed distinct lineages in penaeid shrimps. Oceanography and Fisheries Open Access J 7(5): 1-4. OFOAJ.MS.ID.555721

Kreiling A-K, Ólafsson JS, Pálsson S and Kristjánsson BK. 2018. Chironomidae fauna of springs in Iceland – assessing the ecological relevance behind Tuxen’s spring classification. Journal of Limnology 77(s1):145-154

Wasowicz P, Pálsson S, Pasierbinski A, Wierzgon M, Ólafsson E, Heiðmarsson S, Przedpelska-Wasowicz EM 2018. Alien or native? - a case of Melampyrum pratense in Iceland. Polar Biology V 41(9): 1725-1735.

Magnúsdóttir H, Pálsson S, Westfall KM, Jónsson ZO and Örnólfsdóttir EB 2018. Shell morphology and colour of the subtidal whelk Buccinum undatum exhibit fine-scaled spatial patterns. Ecology and Evolution 8(9):4552-4563. .

Iqbal M.M., Alam M.M.M, Kabir M.A. and Pálsson S. 2018. Morphological and mitochondrial DNA variation revealed an undescribed lineage under the genus Sperata (Bagridae) in Bangladesh. Acta Zoologica 99:177-187.

Guðmundsdóttir R, Kornobis E, Kristjánsson B, Pálsson S. 2018. Genetic analysis of ciliates living on the groundwater amphipod Crangonyx islandicus (Amphipoda: Crangonyctidae). Acta Zoologica 99:188-198.

Eme, D, Zagmajster, M., Delić, T., Fiser, C., Flot, J.F., Konecny-Dupré, L., Pálsson, S., Stoch, F., Zakšek, V., Douady, C., Malard, F 2018. Do cryptic species matter in macroecology? Sequencing European groundwater crustaceans yields smaller ranges but does not challenge biodiversity determinants. Ecography 41:424-436

Gudmundsdottir R, Kristjánsson BK, Marteinsson V, Pálsson S 2017. Microorganisms associated with the groundwater amphipod Crangonyx islandicus Svavarsson et Kristjánsson, 2006 Biodiversity Journal, 8 (2): 575–576

Eme D, Westfalls KM, Kristjánsson BK, Pálsson S 2017 Genetic variation of the groundwater amphipod Crangonyx islandicus Svavarsson et Kristjánsson, 2006, endemic to Iceland, Biodiversity Journal, 8 (2): 571–573

Alam MMM, Westfall KM, Pálsson 2017. Historical demography and genetic differentiation of the giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii in Bangladesh based on mitochondrial and ddRAD sequence variation. Ecology and Evolution. 7:4326–4335

LeBlanc NM, Stewart DT, Pálsson S, Elderkin MF, Mittelhauser G, Mockford S, Paquet J, Robertson GJ, Summers RW, Tudor L, Mallory ML 2017. Population structure of Purple Sandpipers (Calidris maritima) as revealed by mitochondrial DNA and microsatellites. Ecology and Evolution 7:3225–3242

Gíslason ÓS, Jónasson JP, Pálsson S, Svavarsson J, Halldórsson HP 2017. Population density and growth of the newly introduced Atlantic rock crab Cancer irroratus Say, 1817 (Decapoda, Brachyura) in Iceland: A four-year mark-recapture study. Marine Biology Research 13:198-209

Alam MMM, de Croos D, Pálsson S* 2017 Mitochondrial DNA variation reveals distinct lineages Penaeus semisulcatus (Decapoda, Penaeidae) in the Indo-West Pacific Ocean. Marine Ecology 38:e12406. https://doi.org/10.1111/maec.12406

Leese F, Altermatt F, Bouchez A, ... Palsson S, ... Zimmermann J 2016 Technical Report: DNAqua-Net: Developing new genetic tools for bioassessment and monitoring of aquatic ecosystems in Europe. Research Ideas and Outcomes 2:e11321

Alam MMM, Pálsson S 2016 Population structure of the giant tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon in Bangladesh based on variation in microsatellites and immune-related genes. Marine Biology Research 12(7):706-714. DOI: 10.1080/17451000.2016.119682

Hallgrimsson GT, Helgason HH, Palsdottir ES and Pálsson S 2016 Sexing adult and fledgling Lesser Black-backed Gulls from morphometrics. Ringing and migration 31:68-73

Unnsteinsdóttir ER, Pálsson S, Angebjörn A, Hersteinsson P 2016 The fall and rise of the Icelandic Arctic fox ( Alopex lagopus): A 50 year demographic study on a non-cyclic Arctic fox population, Oecologia 181(4):1129-1138

Amouret J, Hallgrímsson G.T., Kolbeinsson Y, and Pálsson S* 2016 Morphological differentiation of Icelandic Redpolls, Carduelis flammea islandica (Aves, Passeriformes, Fringillidae). Bird Study 63 (1), 37-45.

Libungan LA, Slotte A, Otis EO, Pálsson S* 2016 Otolith variation in Pacific herring (Clupea pallasii) reflects mitogenomic variation rather than the subspecies classification. Polar Biology 39(9): 1571–1579.

Pálsson S, Hersteinsson P, Unnsteinsdóttir ER, Nielsen OK 2016 Population limitation in a non-cyclic arctic fox population in a changing climate. Oecologia 180: 1147-1157

Alam MMM, Westfall KM, Pálsson S* 2016. Mitogenomic variation of Bangladesh Penaeus monodon (Decapoda, Penaeidae) and reassessment of its phylogeography in the Indo-West Pacific region. Hydrobiologia 763:249-265.

Pálsson S*, Lecaudey L.A., Gíslason GM 2016 Phylogeographic origin of Apatania zonella (Trichoptera) in Iceland. Freshwater Science 35(1) 65-79.

Amouret J, Barisas D.A.G., Hallgrímsson G.T., Summers R.W. and Pálsson S* 2016 Genetic divergence of Troglodytes troglodytes islandicus from other subspecies of Eurasian Wren in Northwestern Europe. Journal of Avian Biology 47: 26–35.

Amouret J, Hallgrimsson GT and Pálsson S* 2015 Sexing of Icelandic Redpoll Acanthis flammea islandica (Aves, Passeriformes, Fringillidae) from morphometrics. Ringing and Migration 30(2):61-66

Libungan LA, Slotte A, Husebo A, Godiksen JA, Pálsson S*. 2015 Latitudinal gradient in otolith shape among local populations of Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus L.) in Norway. Plos One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130847

Amouret J, Steinauer K, Hallgrímsson GT, Pálsson S*. 2015 Evolutionary status of Icelandic Redpolls Carduelis flammea islandica (Aves, Passeriformes, Fringillidae). Journal of Ornithology 56: 1035-1048

Barisas DAG, Amouret J, Hallgrímsson GT, Summers RW, Pálsson S* 2015. A review of the subspecies status of the Icelandic Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima littoralis. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 175, 211–221

Libungan LA, Pálsson S* 2015. ShapeR: An R package to study otolith shape variation among fish populations. Plos One. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121102

Libungan LA, Óskarsson GJ, Slotte A, Jacobsen JA, Pálsson S* 2015. Identity of Atlantic herring populations revealed with otolith shape. Journal of Fish Biology 86:1377-1395.

Gíslason GM, Hannesdottir ER, Sanz-Munos S, Pálsson S* 2015. Origin and dispersal of Potamophylax cingulatus (Steph.) (Trichoptera: Limnephilidae) in Iceland. Freshwater Biology 60:387–394. DOI: 10.1111/fwb.12501

Alam MMM, Westfall KM, Pálsson S* 2015. Mitochondrial DNA variation reveals cryptic species in Fenneropenaeus indicus. Bulletin of Marine Science 91: 15-31

Snæbjörn Pálsson. 2014. Uppruni og landnám nokkurra tegunda á Íslandi. Náttúrufræðingurinn 84 (3-4), bls. 113-122. (In Icelandic)

Gíslason ÓS, Halldórsson HP, Pálsson MF, Pálsson S, Davíðsdóttir B, Svavarsson J 2014 Invasion of the Atlantic rock crab (Cancer irroratus) at high latitudes. Biological Invasions 16 (9), 1865-1877.

Ólafsdóttir GÁ, Westfall KM, Edvardsson R and Pálsson S. 2014 Correction to Historical DNA reveals the demographic history of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) in medieval a early modern Iceland. Proc. R. Soc. B 20141279.

Ólafsdóttir GÁ, Westfall KM, Edvardsson R and Pálsson S 2014 Historical DNA reveals the demographic history of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) in medieval and early modern Iceland. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 281 20132976; doi:10.1098/rspb.2013.2976

Pálsson S, Magnúsdóttir H, Reynisdóttir S, Jónsson ZO, Örnólfsdóttir EB 2014 Divergence and Molecular variation in Common whelk Buccinum undatum (Buccinidae) in Iceland – a trans-Atlantic comparison. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 111: 145–159

Etheridge B, Christian N, Summers RW and Pálsson S 2014 Intra-specific attack on an incubating Greenshank. Scottish Birds 34:11-12.

Snæbjörn Pálsson. 2013. Flær undir jökli. Elstu lífverur Íslands. Náttúrufræðingurinn 83 (1–2), bls. 61–64. (In Icelandic)

Gíslason ÓS, Pálsson S*, McKeown NJ, Halldórsson HP, Shaw PW and Svavarsson J 2013 Genetic variation in a newly established population of the Atlantic rock crab (Cancer irroratus) in Iceland. Marine Ecological Progress Series 494: 219–230.

Summers RW, Pálsson S, Corse C, Etheridge B, Foster S and Swann B 2013 Sex ratios of waders at the northern end of the East Atlantic flyway. Bird Study 60(4):437-445.

Katrínardóttir B, Pálsson S, Gunnarsson TG, Sigurjónsdóttir H 2013. Sexing of Icelandic Whimbrels Numenius phaeopus islandicus using biometrics and DNA. Ringing and Migrations 28:43-46.

Summers R, Pálsson S, Etheridge B, Foster S and Swann B 2013. Using biometrics to sex adult Eurasian Curlews Numenius a. arquata. Wader Study Group Bulletin 120(1): 71-74.

Gíslason ÓS, Halldórsson HP, Svavarsson J and Pálsson S* 2013. Nuclear mitochondrial DNA (numt) in the Atlantic Rock crab Cancer irroratus (Say, 1817) (Decapoda, Cancridae) Crustaceana 86(5): 537-552.

Gudmundsdottir R, Palsson S, Hannesdottir ER, Olafsson JS, Gislason GM, Brian Moss B 2013. Diatoms as indicators: The influences of experimental nitrogen enrichment on diatom assemblages in sub-Arctic streams. Ecological Indicators 32:74-81

Kornobis E and Pálsson S* 2013. The ITS region of groundwater amphipods: length, secondary structure and phylogenetic information content in Crangonyctoids and Niphargids. Journal for Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research. 51:19-28 DOI: 10.1111/jzs.12006.

Croos M.D.S.T. and Pálsson S* 2013. The present status of a multi-geared shrimp fishery of the western coast of Sri Lanka: gear-based species diversity and selectivity. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 29:93-107. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0426.2012.02043.x.

Seppä P, Johansson H, Gyllenstrand N, Pálsson S and Pamilo P 2012. Mosaic structure of native ant supercolonies. Molecular Ecology. 21:5880-5891 DOI: 10.1111/mec.12070.

Natsopoulou ME, Pálsson S and Ólafsdóttir GÁ 2012 Parasites and parallel divergence of the number of individual MHC alleles between sympatric three spined stickleback Gasterosteus aculeatus morphs in Iceland. Journal of Fish Biology 81:1696-1714, DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03430.x

Libungan LA, Ólafsdóttir G, Skírnisdóttir S, Pálsson S, Pampoulie C, Björnsdóttir SH, Ólafsson K, Óskarsson GJ and Daníelsdóttir AK 2012. Fourteen new microsatellite markers for Clupea harengus. Journal of Fish Biology 81:1422-1426 DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03391.x

Guðmundsdóttir R., Pálsson S, Gíslason G.M., Ólafsson J.S., Moss B., 2012. Variation in diatom and bryophyte communities along a temperature gradient in sub-Arctic streams: model surrogates for trends in larger ecosystems? Inland Waters 2:163-176. DOI: 10.5268/IW-2.4.479

Etienne K, Palsson S*, Sidorov DA, et al. 2012 Molecular taxonomy and phylogenetic affinities of two groundwater amphipods, Crangonyx islandicus and Crymostygius thingvallensis, endemic to Iceland (vol 58, pg 527, 2011). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 62:579-580 DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2011.10.015

Kornobis E, Pálsson S* and Svavarsson J 2012. Classification of Crangonyx islandicus (Amphipoda, Crangonyctidae) based on morphological characters and comparison with molecular phylogenies. Zootaxa 3233, 52–66.

de Croos, M.D.S.T and Pálsson S* 2012. Population biology and genetic diversity of two adjacent shrimp (Parapenaeopsis coromandelica) populations exploited under different fishing pressures in the coastal waters of Sri Lanka. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK. 92(4):819-829, doi:10.1017/S0025315411000828.

Hallgrimsson GT, Pálsson S, Summers RW. 2011. Observations of bi-parental brood attendance and care in Purple Sandpipers Calidris maritima. Wader Study Group Bulletin. 118(2):45-46.

Guðmundsdóttir R., Gíslason G.M., Pálsson S, Ólafsson J.S., Shomacker A, Hannesdottir E.R. Friber N, Woodward G, Moss B., 2011. Effects of temperature regime on primary producers on Icelandic geothermal streams. Aquatic Botany, 95(4): 283-291.

Kornobis E and Pálsson S*, 2011. Discordance in variation of the ITS region and the mitochondrial COI gene in the subterranean amphipod Crangonyx islandicus. Journal of Molecular Evolution 73:34-44. DOI: 10.1007/s00239-011-9455-2.

Guðmundsdóttir R., Ólafsson J.S., Pálsson S, Gíslason G.M., Moss B., 2011. How will increased temperature and nutrient enrichment affect primary producers in sub-Arctic streams? Freshwater Biology, 56: 2045-2058. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.2011.02636.x

Kornobis E, Pálsson S*, Sidorov DA, Holsinger JR and Kristjánsson BK 2011. Molecular taxonomy and phylogenetic affinities of two groundwater amphipods Crangonyx islandicus and Crymostygius thingvallensis, endemic to Iceland. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 58(3):527-539. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2010.12.010

de Croos, M.D.S.T, Pálsson S* and R.M.G.N. Thilakarathna 2011. Sex ratios, sexual maturity, fecundity and spawning seasonality of Metapenaeus dobsoni off the western coastal waters of Sri Lanka. Invertebrate Reproduction and Development, 55:110-123.

Hallgrimsson GT, Pálsson S, Benediktsson GÖ, Summers RW. 2011. Sex ratio and sexual size dimorphism in Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima chicks. Bird Study 58:44-49.

de Croos, M.D.S.T and Pálsson S* 2010. Mitochondrial DNA variation and population genetic structure of white shrimp Fenneropenaeus indicus along the coastal belt of Sri Lanka. Aquatic Living Resources.23:315-323. DOI: 10.1051/alr/2010027

Thorsson AE Th, Pálsson S, Lascoux M, Anamthawat-Jonsson K. 2010. Introgression and phylogeography of Betula nana (diploid), B. pubescens (tetraploid) and their triploid hybrids in Iceland inferred from cp-DNA haplotype variation. Journal of Biogeography. 37: 2098-2110. Doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2010.02353.x

Kornobis E, Pálsson S*, Kristjansson BK and Svavarsson J. 2010. Molecular evidence of the survival of subterranean amphipods (Arthropoda) during Ice Age underneath glaciers in Iceland. Molecular Ecology. 19: 2516-2530 Doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04663.

Price AL, Helgason A, Palsson S, Stefansson H, Clair DS, Andreassen OL, Reich D, Kong A and Stefansson K. 2009. The impact of divergence time on the nature of population structure: an example from Iceland. PLoS Genetics 5 (6), e1000505: 1-10. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1000505

Pálsson S*, Vigfúsdóttir F and Ingólfsson A. 2009. Morphological and genetic patterns of Herring gull (Larus argentatus) and Glaucous gull (Larus hyperboreus) hybridization in Iceland. Auk 126 (2): 376 - 382, doi:10.1525/auk.2009.08080.

Pálsson S*, Kallman T, Paulsen J. 2009. An assessment of mitochondrial variation in Arctic gadoids. Polar Biology. 32:471-479.

Helgason A, Pálsson S, Gudbjartsson DF, Kristjansson T, and Stefansson K. 2008. Response to comments on "An association between kinship and fertility of human couples". Science 322: 1634.

Sulem P, Gudbjartsson DF, Stacey SN, Helgason A, Rafnar T, Jakobsdottir M, Steinberg S, Gudjonsson S, Palsson A, Thorleifsson G, Pálsson S, et al. 2008. Two newly identified genetic determinants of pigmentation in Europeans. Nature Genetics 40, 835 - 837

Palsdottir A, Helgason A, Pálsson S, Bragason BT, Snorradottir AO, Thorsteinsdottir U, Gretarsdottir S, Bjornsson HT, Olafsson E, Stefánsson K. 2008. A drastic reduction in the life span of Cystatin C L68Q carriers due to life-style changes during the last two centuries. PLoS Genetics 4(6): e1000099. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1000099.

Vigfúsdóttir F, Pálsson S* and Ingólfsson A. 2008. Hybridization of
glaucous gull (Larus hyperboreus) and herring gull (Larus argentatus) in Iceland. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. 1505: 2851-2860, Doi: 10.1098/rstb.2008.0042.

Helgason A, Pálsson S, Gudbjartsson DF, Kristjansson T, and Stefansson K. 2008. An association between the kinship and fertility of human couples. Science 318:813--816.

Pálsson S*, Paulsen J, Arnason E. 2008 Rapid evolution of the intergenic T-P spacer in the mtDNA of Arctic cod, Arctogadus glacialis. Marine Biotechnology 10:270-277.

Hallgrimsson GT, Pálsson S & Summers RW. 2008. Bill length: a reliable method for sexing Purple Sandpipers. Journal of Field Ornithology 79(1):87-92.

Sulem P, Gudbjartsson DF, Stacey S, Helgason A, Rafnar T, Magnusson KP, Manolescu A, Karason A, Pálsson A, Thorleifsson G, Jakobsdottir M, Steinberg S, Pálsson S, Jonasson F, Sigurgeirsson B, Thorisdottir K, Ragnarsson R, Benediktsdottir KR, Aben KK, Kiemeney LA, Olafsson JH, Gulcher J, Kong A, Thorsteinsdottir U, Stefansson K. 2007. Genetic determinants of hair, eye and skin pigmentation in Europeans. Nature Genetics 39, 1443 - 1452. doi:10.1038/ng.2007.13

Helgason A, Pálsson S, Lalueza-Fox C, Ghosh S, Sigurðardóttir S, Baker A, Hrafnkelsson B, Árnadóttir L, Þorsteinsdóttir U and Stefánsson K. 2007. A statistical approach to identify ancient template DNA. Journal of Molecular Evolution. 65:92-102

Thorsson, Æ. Th. Pálsson S, Sigurgeirsson A and Anamthawat-Jónsson K 2007. Morphological variation among Betula nana (diploid), B. pubescens (tetraploid) and their triploid hybrids in Iceland. Annals of Botany. 99(6): 1183-1193.

Helgason A, Pálsson S, Thorleifsson G, et al. 2007. Refining the impact of TCF7L2 gene variants on type 2 diabetes and adaptive evolution. Nature Genetics 39:218-225.

Olsson, J., T. Aho, A.-B. Florin, A. Vainikka, D. Bekkevold, J. Dannewitz, K. Hindar, M.-L. Koljonen, L. Laikre, E. Magnussen and S. Palsson. 2007. Genetic research on commercially exploited fish species in Nordic countries. TemaNord 2007: 542.

Aho T, André C, Bekkevold D, Heino M, Knutsen H, Laikre L, Merila J, Nielsen E, Florin A-B, Pálsson S, Peuhkuri N, Ryman N, Skulason S, Vasemagi A 2005. Genetic Diversity in Commercially Exploited Fish Species. Nordic Council of Ministers. Journal nr.: 66010.21.17.

Pálsson S. 2004. On the effects of background selection in small populations on comparisons of molecular variation. Hereditas, 141:74-80.

Pálsson S. 2004. Isolation by distance, based on microsatellite data, tested with spatial autocorrelation (SPAIDA) and assignment test (SPASSIGN). Molecular Ecology Notes, 4:143-145.

Palmé A.E., Su Q., Pálsson S. and M. Lascoux. 2004. Extensive sharing of chloroplast haplotypes among European birches: Betula pendula, B. pubescens and B. nana. Molecular Ecology, 13:167-178.

Pálsson, S., 2002. Selection on a modifier of recombination rate due to linked deleterious mutations. Journal of Heredity. 93:22-26.

Hakonarson H., Björnsdóttir U.S., Eva H., Palsson S., Adalsteinsdottir E., Gislason D., Finnbogason G., Gislason T., Kristjansson K., Arnason T., Birkisson I., Frigge M.C., Kong A., Gulcher J.R., and Stefansson K. 2002. A Major Susceptibility Gene for Asthma Maps to Chromosome 14q24. American Journal of Human Genetics. 71:483-491.

Berg, L. M., Pálsson, S., and Lascoux, M., 2001 Fitness and sexual response to population density in Daphnia pulex. Freshwater Biology 46:467-477.

Pálsson, S. 2001 The effects of deleterious mutations in cyclically parthenogenetic organisms. Journal of Theoretical Biology 208:201-214.

Pálsson, S. 2000 Microsatellite variation in Daphnia pulex from both sides of the Baltic Sea. Molecular Ecology, 9:1075-1088 .

Árnason, E., Kristinsson, K., Petersen P. H., Sigurgíslason H. and Pálsson S. 2000 Mitochondrial Cytochrome b DNA sequence variation of Atlantic cod Gadus morhua, from Iceland and Greenland. Journal of Fish Biology, 56:409-430.

Pálsson, S. and Pamilo P. 1999. The effects of deleterious mutations on linked, neutral variation in small populations. Genetics 153: 475--483

Pamilo, P., Pálsson, S., and Savolainen, O. 1999. Deleterious mutations can reduce differentiation in small subdivided populations. Hereditas 130: 257-264.

Árnason, E., Petersen, P. H. and Pálsson, S. 1998 Mitochondrial Cytochrome b DNA sequence variation of Atlantic cod Gadus morhua, from the Baltic and the White Seas. Hereditas 129: 37--43.

Pamilo, P. and Pálsson, S.1998 Associative overdominance, heterozygosity and fitness. Heredity 81: 381--389.

Árnason, E. and Pálsson, S. 1996. Mitochondrial Cytochrome b DNA sequence variation of Atlantic cod Gadus morhua, from Norway. Molecular Ecology 5:715--724.

Pálsson, S. and Árnason, E. 1994. Sequence variation for cytochrome b genes of three Salmonid species from Iceland. Aquaculture 128:29--39.

Árnason, E., Pálsson, S. and Arason, A. 1992. Gene flow and lack of population differentiation in Atlantic cod Gadus morhua L., from Iceland, and comparison of cod from Norway and Newfoundland. Journal of Fish Biology 40:751--770.

O Neill, G.P., Thorbjarnardottir S., Michelsen, U., Pálsson, S., Söll, D. and Eggertsson, G. 1991. d-Aminolevulinic Acid Dehydratase Deficiency Can Cause d-Aminolevulinate Auxotrophy in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 173:94--100.


Theses

Pálsson S. 1999 On the evolutionary effects of linkage and deleterious mutations in small populations. PhD-thesis, Uppsala University. Supervised by Pekka Pamilo.

Pálsson, S. 1992. A study of the effect of transformations on the relationship between genetic, linguistic and geographic distances. Masters thesis supervised by Robert R. Sokal and Neal Oden. Department of Ecology and Evolution at SUNY Stony Brook, New York.


Articles and book chapter in Icelandic:

Snæbjörn Pálsson. 2016 Sérstaða auðnutittlinga og músarrindla á Íslandi. Kímblaðið 28-33

Snæbjörn Pálsson. 2014 „Er þróunin ennþá í gangi, þ.e. verða apar nútímans að mönnum framtíðar?" Vísindavefurinn 28.1.2014.

Snæbjörn Pálsson. 2014 „Geta áunnir eiginleikar erfst milli kynslóða?" Vísindavefurinn 28.1.2014.

Snæbjörn Pálsson. 2012 „Snemma í sögu jarðar var geislavirkni í jarðskorpunni talsverð. Hefur verið metið hvaða áhrif slík náttúruleg geislun hafði á stökkbreytingar og þróun lífvera?" Vísindavefurinn 25.5.2012.

Snæbjörn Pálsson. 2012 „Geta líffræðingar greint DNA úr hvaða sýni sem er, til dæmis úr gömlum bút af naflastreng?“ Vísindavefurinn 16.4.2012.

Snæbjörn Pálsson 2012. Hvað merkingu hefur hugtakið tegund í líffræði? Vísindavefurinn. (What does the concept of species mean in Biology? Web of Science).

Snæbjörn Pálsson 2010. George C. Williams, áhrifamikill þróunarfræðingur. Náttúrufræðingurinn 80(3-4):159-160.

Arfleifð Darwins. Þróunarfræði, náttúra og menning 2010. Ritstýrð af Arnari Pálssyni A, Bjarna K. Kristjánssyni, Hafdísi Hönnu Ægisdóttir, Snæbirni Pálssyni og Steindóri Erlingssyni, 422 bls. Hið íslenska bókmenntafélag. Reykjavík. ( sjá inngang) Darwins heritage 2010. Edited by Pálsson A, Kristjánsson BK, Ægisdóttir HH, Pálsson S and Erlingsson SJ. Hið íslenska bókmenntafélag. Reykjavík- in Icelandic).

Snæbjörn Pálsson 2010. Þróun kynæxlunar. Arfleifð Darwins. Þróunarfræði, náttúra og menning, kafli 9, bls. 219-242. Ritstýrt af Arnari Pálssyni A, Bjarna K. Kristjánssyni, Hafdísi Hönnu Ægisdóttir, Snæbirni Pálssyni og Steindóri Erlingssyni. Hið íslenska bókmenntafélag. Reykjavík. (Evolution of Sex. Darwins heritage pages 219-242. Edited by Pálsson A, Kristjánsson BK, Ægisdóttir HH, Pálsson S and Erlingsson SJ. - in Icelandic).

Arnar Pálsson, Hafdís Hanna Ægisdóttir, Snæbjörn Pálsson, Steindór J. Erlingsson og Bjarni Kristófer Kristjánsson 2009. Leiðari: Dagar Darwins, aldir og árþúsundir. Náttúrufræðingurinn 78 (3-4):87.

Pálsson S. 2008. Er það siðlaust eða óheilbrigt að systkinabörn gifti sig og eignist börn? Vísindavefurinn. (Is it unethical or unhealthy for second cousins to get married and have children? Web of Science).

Pálsson S. 2006. Um uppruna tegundanna eftir Charles Darwin. Náttúrufræðingurinn 74(1-2):56-57. (On the origin of species by Charles Darwin, in the Icelandic journal Náttúrufræðingurinn).


Reports:

Gunnar Þór Hallgrímsson, Snæbjörn Pálsson, Ron W. Summers og Guðmundur Örn Benediktsson. 2010. Kynjahlutföll sendlinga. SNS Samtök náttúrustofa. Ársskýrsla bls 30-31.

Árnason, E. og Pálsson, S. 1993. Skerðibútagreining á mtDNA bleikju, lax og urriða. Sérrit Líffræðistofnunar nr 35. (RFLP of Arctic charr, Atlantic salmon, and Brown trout, published by Institute of Biology, University of Iceland).

Árnason, E., Pálsson, S., Arason, A. og Thorsteinsson V. 1992. Stofngerð þorsks Gadus morhua við Ísland og víðar metin með greiningu á breytileika DNA orkukorna (mtDNA).
Sérrit Líffræðistofnunar nr 33. (RFLP in cod, in Icelandic, published by Institute of Biology, University of Iceland).


Papers presented:

Lísa Anne Libungan, Guðmundur Jóhann Óskarsson, Aril Slotte, Jan Arge Jakobsen, Snæbjörn Pálsson 2013 Revealing the identity of herring stocks.

Snæbjörn Pálsson 2013 The origin of groundwater amphipods in Iceland. Guest lecture at LEHNA, Claude Bernard Universite, Lyon, France

Lísa Anne Libungan, Snæbjörn Pálsson 2012 Wavelet and Fourier methods applied on otolith shape to discriminate between herr- ing stocks using the programming language R. ReiDok12 Symposium on Computational PhD Projects, Háskóli Íslands

Lísa Anne Libungan, Guðmundur Jóhann Óskarsson, Snæbjörn Pálsson 2012 Stock identification of herring in the NE-Atlantic based on otolith shape. Haustráðstefnu Vistfræðifélags Íslands 2012 (poster)

Julien Amouret and Snæbjörn Pálsson Evolutionary status of the redpoll subspecies Carduelis flammea islandica (Aves: Passeriformes: Fringillidae). Haustráðstefnu Vistfræðifélags Íslands 2012

Snæbjörn Pálsson 2012. Loftslagsbreytingar, erfðalandfræði og uppruni tegunda á Íslandi. Afmælishátíð líf- og umhverfisvísindastofnunar Háskóla Íslands.

Amouret J and Palsson S 2012. Evolutionary status of the redpoll subspecies Carduelis flammea islandica (Aves Passeriform: Fringillidae). Petit Pois Deride, Avignon, France. (poster)

Pálsson S 2012. Origin of the Icelandic groundwater amphipods. Origin, University of Manitoba – University of Iceland The Eighth Partnership Conference, Reykjavik

Dileepa MDST and Pálsson S 2012. Spatio-temporal distribution and spawning seasonality of shrimps off the west coast of Sri Lanka. SCCS 2012, Student Conference on Conservation Science 2012 - BANGALORE (02–04 August2012)

Pálsson S 2012. Sex ratio in birds. Institute of Biology.

Kornobis E, Pálsson S. 2011. Evolution of the Internal transcribed spacers (ITS) and phylogenies of two groundwater amphipods endemic to Iceland. Líffræðiráðstefnan 2011, Reykjavík.

Pálsson S, Magnúsdóttir H, Reynisdóttir S, Jónsson ZO, Örnólfsdóttir EB. 2011. Erfðafræðileg aðgreining beitukónga (Buccinum undatum L.) við Ísland og í N-Atlantshafi. Líffræðiráðstefnan 2011, Reykjavík.

Gíslason ÓS, Halldórsson HP, Pálsson S, Svavarsson J. 2011. Grjótkrabbi (Cancer irroratus) við Ísland. Líffræðiráðstefnan 2011, Reykjavík.

Guðmundsdóttir R, Pálsson S., Gíslason GM, Ólafsson JS, Moss B. 2011. Áhrif hita og þörungaæta á samfélög kísilþörunga í lækjum. Líffræðiráðstefnan 2011, Reykjavík. (Veggspjald)

de Croos MDST, Pálsson S 2011. Genetic diversity of four shrimp species along the coastal belt of Sri Lanka reflects the damage caused by Tsunami in 2004. Líffræðiráðstefnan 2011, Reykjavík. (Veggspjald)

Summers R, Palsson S, Etheridge B, Foster S, Swann B. 2011. Sex ratios in waders in the Moray Firth. International Wader Study Group Conference, Scotland UK.

Pálsson S 2011. Mikilvægi erfðabreytileikans. Háskólinn á Akureyri.

Pálsson S 2010. Erfðabreytileiki nokkurra tegunda á Íslandi. Ráðstefna líffræðifélagsins og vistfræðifélagins.

Etienne Kornobis og Snæbjörn Pálsson 2010 Subterranean amphipods diversity and the taxonomic status of Icelandic endemic species Ráðstefna líffræðifélagsins og vistfræðifélagins.

Guðbjörg Á. Ólafsdóttir, Myrsini E. Natsopolou, Alexandreou Andreou, Snæbjörn Pálsson, Sigurður S. Snorrason og Bjarni K. Kristjánsson 2010. Diversity of threespine stickleback in Iceland: the complex role of contrasting habitats. Líffræðileg fjölbreytni. Ráðstefna líffræðifélagsins og vistfræðifélagins.

Etienne Kornobis og Snæbjörn Pálsson 2010 Speciation within the subterranean Crangonyx islandicus. Líffræðileg fjölbreytni. Ráðstefna líffræðifélagsins og vistfræðifélagins. Veggspjald.

M.D.S.T de Croos og Snæbjörn Pálsson 2010 Signs of 'unnatural selection' in the shrimp Parapenaeopsis coromandelica off the coastal waters of Sri Lanka. Líffræðileg fjölbreytni. Ráðstefna líffræðifélagsins og vistfræðifélagins. Veggspjald.

Óskar Sindri Gíslason, Snæbjörn Pálsson, Halldór P. Halldórsson og Jörundur Svavarsson 2010 Erfðabreytileiki meðal grjótkrabba við Ísland; landnemaáhrif og uppruni. Líffræðileg fjölbreytni. Ráðstefna líffræðifélagsins og vistfræðifélagins. Veggspjald.

Pálsson S 2010. Biological diversity. Diversity within species in Iceland. A symposium on current research in engineering and natural sciences at the University of Iceland. Plenary talk.

Kornobis E and Pálsson S 2010. Phylogeny of Crymostygius thingvallensis and Crangonyx islandicus. A symposium on current research in engineering and natural sciences at the University of Iceland.

Libungan LA, Pálsson S, Hjörleifsdóttir S ... 2010 Genetic stock identification of herring in the NE-Atlantic. A symposium on current research in engineering and natural sciences at the University of Iceland

Gíslason ÓS, Pálsson S, Halldórsson H, Svavarsson J 2010 Incorporation of mitochondrial fragments in the nuclear genome (numts) of the rock crab Cancer irroratus. (Poster). A symposium on current research in engineering and natural sciences at the University of Iceland

Guðmundsdóttir R, Ólafsson JS, Pálsson S, Gíslason GM, Moss B 2010. The effects of nutrient enrichment and temperature on benthic primary producers. A symposium on current research in engineering and natural sciences at the University of Iceland.

Kornobis E and Pálsson S 2010. Phylogeny of Crangonyc-toidea: taxonomic status and origin of groundwater amphipods, endemic to Iceland, based on two nuclear genes. 20th International Conference on Subterranean Biology, Postojna Slovenia.

Kornobis E, Pálsson S, Kristjánsson BK and Svavarsson J 2010. Molecular evidence of the survival of subterranean amphipods (Arthropoda) during Ice Ages underneath glaciers in Iceland. 20th International Conference on Subterranean Biology, Postojna Slovenia.

Kornobis E and Pálsson S 2010. Speciation within the subterranean amphipod Crangonyx islandicus Evolution of divergence and speciation models of specific systems, Frontiers of Speciation Research (FroSpects) Hólar University College, Hólar, Iceland.

Kornobis E, Palsson S, Kristjánsson BK, Svavarsson J 2010. Molecular evidence of the survival of subterranean amphipods (Arthropoda) during Ice Ages underneath glaciers in Iceland. Evolution 2010, Portland USA

Gislason GM and Palsson S 2010 Origin of the caddisfles Potamophylax cingulatus and Apatania zonella (trichoptera: limnephilidae) in Iceland. 2010 Summer Meeting: A Joint Meeting of ASLO and NABS. Santa Fe, USA.

Kristjánsson BK, Kornobis E, Pálsson S and Svavarsson J 2010 Life under glaciers - subterranean amphipods in Iceland. 2010 Summer Meeting: A Joint Meeting of ASLO and NABS. Santa Fe, USA

Palsson S 2010 Cryptic diversity in two arthropod species in Iceland; colonization patterns and subglacial refugia. ECBOL2, 2nd Conference of the European Consortium for the Barcode of Life Braga, Portugal

Pálsson S 2009 Þróun kynæxlunar. Darwindagar, fyrirlestraröð vegna afmælis Charles Darwin.

Guðmundsdóttir R, Pálsson G, Gíslason GM, Ólafsson JS og Moss B. 2009 Áhrif vatnshita á samfélög frumframleiðenda í fjallalækjum í Henglinum. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands.

Pálsson S og Gíslason GM 2009. Upprunalandafræði vorflugnanna risaváru (Potamophylax cingulatus) og randaváru (Apatania zonella) metin út frá hvatberabreytileika. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands.

Pálsson S, Hallgrímsson GÞ og Summers RW 2009. Kynhlutföll sendlinga. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands.

Kornobis E, Pálsson S and Kristjánsson BK 2009 MtDNA patterns confirm that groundwater amphipods survived Ice age in Iceland. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands.

Pálsdóttir Á, Helgason A, Pálsson S, Björnsson HT, Bragason BÞ, Grétarsdóttir S, Þorsteinsdóttir U, Ólafsson E, Stefánsson K. 2009 Sterk umhverfisáhrif á eingena sjúkdóm: Hröð lækkun í ævilengd cystatin C (L68Q) arfbera fyrir tveimur öldum. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands.

Natsopoulou ME, Ólafsdóttir GÁ, Snorrason SS and Pálsson S 2009 Differential parasitism between ecomorphs of the threespine stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) implications for sympatric divergence. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands. Veggspjald./p>

Gíslason ÓS, Pálsson S, Pálsson MF, Halldórsson HP og Svavarsson J. 2009. Hvatberabreytileiki og uppruni grjótkrabba (Cancer irroratus) við Ísland.Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands. Veggspjald.

Pálsdóttir Á, Helgason A, Pálsson S, Björnsson HT, Bragason BÞ, Grétarsdóttir S, Þorsteinsdóttir U, Ólafsson E, Stefánsson K. 2009. Áhrif erfða frá foreldri á lifun arfbera með arfgenga heilablæðingu. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands. Veggspjald.

Pálsdóttir Á, Helgason A, Pálsson S, Björnsson HT, Bragason BÞ, Grétarsdóttir S, Þorsteinsdóttir U, Ólafsson E, Stefánsson K. 2009. Aldur cystatin C L68Q stökkbreytingarinnar og útbreiðsla. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands. Veggspjald.

Kornobis E, Pálsson S, Svavarsson J and Kristjánsson BK 2009. Phylogeny of Crangonyctoidea and the taxonomic status of groundwater amphipods, endemic to Iceland, based on two nuclear genes. Líffræðiráðstefnan, Háskóli Íslands. Veggspjald.

Pálsson S, Hallgrímsson GÞ og Summers RW 2009 Kynjahlutföll meðal sendlinga.Náttúrustofuþing, Sandgerði.

Kornobis E, Kristjánsson BK and Pálsson S 2009. Amphipods survived ice age under the glacier in Iceland. Conservation Genetics Conference: Integrating Population Genetics and Conservation Biology. Trondheim Norway.

Pálsson S 2009. Assessment of mtDNA variation in Arctic gadoids. Ocean and Marine Biota in Iceland. Marine Research Institute Conference.

Gislason OS, Pálsson S, Pálsson MF, Halldorsson HP, Svavarsson J 2009 Origin and colonization of rock crab (Cancer irroratus) in Iceland: variation in mtDNA and microsatellites. Ocean and Marine Biota in Iceland. Marine Research Institute Conference.

Pálsdóttir Á, Helgason A, Pálsson S, Björnsson HT, Bragason BT, Grétarsdóttir S, Þorsteinsdóttir U, Ólafsson E, Stefánsson K 2009. Aldur cystatin C L68Q stökkbreytingarinnar og útbreiðsla. Ráðstefna um rannsóknir í líf- og heilbrigðisvísindum í HÍ, 5.-6. janúar 2009 V 154.

Pálsdóttir Á, Helgason A, Pálsson S, Björnsson HT, Bragason BT, Grétarsdóttir S, Þorsteinsdóttir U, Ólafsson E, Stefánsson K 2009. Áhrif erfða frá foreldri á lifun arfbera með arfgenga heilablæðingu. Ráðstefna um rannsóknir í líf- og heilbrigðisvísindum í HÍ, 5.-6. janúar 2009 V 46.

Pálsson S 2008. Flær og firnindi - rannsókn á frumbyggjum Íslands, Hrafnaþing, Náttúrufræðistofnun Íslands.

Kornobis E and Pálsson S 2008. Groundwater amphipods survived Ice Age in Iceland. Winter Symposioum 2008, Biology of Social Insects, Oulanka Finland.

Seppa P, Pálsson S, Helantera H, Pamilo P & Sundstrom L 2008. Estimation of population subdivision in family structured populations or: how to estimate Fst in social insects. EU-IUSSI La Roche-en-Ardenne, Belgium.

Kornobis E. and Pálsson S. 2008. Underneath the glaciers ... amphipods? Annual Meeting of the Society of Molecular Biology and Evolution (SMBE). Barcelona.

Palsdottir A, Helgason A, Pálsson S, Bjornsson HT, Bragason BT, Gretarsdottir S, Thorsteinsdottir U, Olafsson E, Stefánsson K. 2008. A drastic reduction in the life span of Cystatin C L68Q carriers due to life-style changes during the last two centuries. 40th European Human Genetics Conference (ESHG 2008) Barcelona.

Kornobis E., Pálsson S., Kristjánsson B.K. and Svavarsson J. 2008. Underneath the glaciers ... amphipods?! Raunvísindaþing Háskóla Íslands

Pálsson S., Vigfúsdóttir F. and Ingólfsson A. 2008. Hybridization of glaucous gull (Larus hyberboreus) and herring gull (Larus argentatus) in Iceland. Raunvísindaþing Háskóla Íslands

Pálsson S 2008. The problem of pseudoreplication in Ecology. NKS-B Seminar on Sampling and Measurement in Reykjavík.

Pálsson S 2007. Hybridization between herring gull and glaucous gull in Iceland. Seminar at the Evolutionary Biology Center, Uppsala University.

Hallgrimsson GT, Kolbeinsson Y, Resano J, Palsson S, 2007. Sex Determination of Leach's Storm-petrels Using Morphometric Characters. 31st Annual Meeting of the Waterbird Society, Barcelona

Vigfusdottir F, Palsson S, Ingolfsson A 2007. Analysis of Morphological and Genetical Patterns of Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) and Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus) Hybridizing in Iceland. 31st Annual Meeting of the Waterbird Society, Barcelona.

Pálsson S 2007. Genetic variation in Arctic species: examples from gulls and gadoids. Seminar at the Unit of Evolutionary Biology/Systematic Zoology Institute of Biochemistry and Biology. University of Potsdam.

Pálsson S 2007. Genetic variation in Arctic species: examples from gulls and gadoids. Seminar at the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Unit. University of Helsinki.

Vigfúsdóttir F, Pálsson S and Ingólfsson A. 2007. Kynblöndun hvítmáfs og silfurmáfs.Afmælisráðstefna til heiðurs Agnari Ingólfssyni prófessor. Háskóla Íslands.

Gudmundsdottir, R, Gislason, G.M., Moss, B., Palsson, S, Olafsson, J.S. 2007. The influence of geothermal activity on diatom production in mountain streams. 30th Congress of the International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology, Montreal Canada.

Pálsdóttir A, Pálsson S, Bragason BT, Snorradóttir AO, Thorsteinsdóttir U, et al. 2007. The Epidemiology of Hereditary Cystatin C Amyloid Angiopathy (HCCAA), Life Span and Parent-of Origin Effect. Cerebral amyloid angiopathy: emerging concepts. Reykjavik.

Pálsson S 2007. Social insects in Iceland. Tvarminne Finland. Nordic network meeting on social insects

Þórsson Æ Þ, Pálsson S, Sigurgeirsson A og Jónsson KA. 2007. Útlitsbreytileiki íslenska birkisins. Fræðaþing landbúnaðarins. Reykjavík.

Mitochondrial variation of Arctic gadoids. 2006. TUNU-MAFIG meeting University of Copenhagen, Helsingör.

Genetic research on commercially exploited species in Iceland. 2006. Fiskeriverket Öregrund.

Athugun á erfðabreytileika arktískra þorskfiska. 2006. Afmælisráðstefna fiskeldis- og fiskalíffræðideildar Háskólans á Hólum

Bæði fugl og fiskur. Athuganir á erfðabreytileika tegunda á norðurslóðum. 2006. Raunvísindaþing Háskóla Íslands.

Gunnar Þór Hallgrímsson, Snæbjörn Pálsson og Ron W. Summers. 2006. Kyngreining sendlinga Calidris maritima út frá CHD1-genum: hversu vel spáir neflengd fyrir um kyn? Raunvísindaþing Háskóla Íslands. Veggspjald.

Freydís Vigfúsdóttur, Snæbjörn Pálsson og Agnar Ingólfsson. 2006. Kynblöndun hvítmáfs (Larus hyperboreus) og silfurmáfs (Larus argentatus). Raunvísindaþing Háskóla Íslands. Veggspjald.

Ægir Þór Þórsson, Snæbjörn Pálsson, Aðalsteinn Sigurgeirsson og Kesara Anamthawat-Jónsson. 2006 Tegundablöndun og útlitsbreytileiki íslenskra bjarkartegunda. Raunvísindaþing Háskóla Íslands. Veggspjald.

Genetic variation in two Arctic gadoids. 2005. University of Tromsö.

Samanburður á erfðabreytileika tveggja þorsktegunda með ólíka útbreiðslu og lífssögu. 2004. Afmælisráðstefna Líffræðifélags Íslands og Líffræðistofnunar Háskólans, Öskju, Reykjavik, Iceland.

On the impacts of geographical barriers and life history on population structure; Atlantic cod vs. Polar cod. 2004. Genetic diversity in fish with focus on commercially exploited species, expert-seminar. Hólar, Iceland.

Genetic variation in Polar cod, Boreogadus saida. 2004. Ecological and Evolutionary Ethology of Fishes (EEEF). Sauðárkrókur, Iceland

Sex, fitness and genetic variation. 2004. Raunvísindaþing, University of Iceland.

A research expedition to Northeastern Greenland. 2003. Institute of Biology, University of Iceland.

Mitochondrial variation in Polar cod, Boreogadus saida. 2nd annual Corona meeting 2003. Reykjavík Iceland.

A study on the evolutionary effects of deleterious mutations and genetic variation in the waterflea Daphnia pulex. 2001. Institute of Biology, University of Iceland.

The effect of deleterious mutations in cyclically parthenogenetic organisms. (Poster). Meeting of the population genetics group, 1999 Cambridge, UK.

Microsatellite variation in Daphnia pulex. Workshop on ``Selection in genetically and spatially structured populations'', 1999, Edinburgh, UK.

The effect of deleterious mutations in cyclically parthenogenetic organisms. 1998. (Poster). XVI Meeting of the Scandinavian Association of Geneticists. Uppsala, Sweden.

Genetic variation in Daphnia pulex 1998 (Poster with Lars Berg). Scandinavian Genetics Conference, Uppsala.

The effect of deleterious mutations on linked neutral variation. 1997. European Evolutionary Biology Conference, Arnhem.

The effect of deleterious mutations on linked neutral variation. 1997. Workshop on ``Evolution of Sex'', Seewiesen, Germany.

Background selection and associative overdominance 1997. Swedish Evolution meeting, Uppsala.

Associative overdominance and background selection 1997. Meeting of PhD students in evolutionary biology, Barcelona.

Arnason, E., Palsson, S., Petersen, P. H. and Kristinsson, K. 1994. Gene flow and neutrality parameters inferred from cytochrome b sequence variants in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua ). XV Meeting of the Scandinavian Association of Geneticists. University of Århus, Denmark, August 9-12.

Arnason, E., Palsson, S., Petersen, P. H. and Kristinsson, K. 1993. Effective population numbers and gene flow in Cod. Seventeenth International Congress of Genetics. International Convention Center, Birmingham, United Kingdom, August 15-21.

Cytochrome b sequence variation in Arctic charr, Atlantic salmon and Brown trout. 1993. Meeting on Molecular Genetics in Iceland, Reykjavik.

The relationship between genetic, linguistic and geographic distances. 1992. Workshop on analysis of spatial data. University of Bergen, Norway.

PCR amplifying and sequencing mtDNA, and its use. 1992. Institute of Biology, University of Iceland.

RFLP in mtDNA in Atlantic cod from Iceland. 1991. XIV Meeting of the Scandinavian Association of Geneticists. Reykjavik, Iceland.