Dr. Sean Locke

Ph.D en Biología, Universidad de Concordia, Montreal, QC

Horas de Oficina (2do semestre 2022-2023)

  • Lunes, 1:00 pm- 3:00 pm
  • Miércoles, 2:00 pm- 3:00 pm
  • B-113
  • x-2019

Áreas de Interés/Especialidad

  • Parasitología


  • BIOL 3052 (Biología General II)
  • BIOL 4426 (Parasitología)

Proyectos de investigación en progreso

  • La ecología, evolución y sistemática de gusanos parasíticos (Trematoda) asociados con aguas dulces


  • Cancel Villamil JJ, Locke SA. (2022). Fish assemblage response to removal of a low‐head dam in the lower reach of a tropical island river. Freshwater Biology. 67, 5:926-937. doi: 10.1111/fwb.13893
  • Díaz Pernett, SC, Brant SV, Locke SA. (2022). First integrative study of the diversity and specificity of metacercariae of Posthodiplostomum Dubois, 1936 from native and introduced fishes in the Caribbean. Parasitology, in press, doi:10.1017/S0031182022001214
  • Ebbs ET, Loker ES, Bu L, Locke SA, Tkach VV, Devkota R, Flores VR, Pinto HA, Brant SV. (2022). Phylogenomics and diversification of the Schistosomatidae based on targeted sequence capture of ultra-conserved elements. Pathogens. 11, 7, p 769. doi: 10.3390/pathogens11070769
  • Perales Macedo DMB, Díaz Pernett SC, Díaz González MG, Torres Nieves GM, Santos Flores CJ, Díaz Lameiro AM, Locke SA (2022). Autochthonous transmission of the Indomalayan parasite, Transversotrema patialense, in the Caribbean: Molecular, morphological, and experimental evidence. Experimental Parasitology, in press, doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2022.108368.
  • Marcogliese DJ, Locke SA. 2021. Infection of Diplostomum spp. in invasive round gobies in the St. Lawrence River, Canada. Journal of Helminthology. 95: e64
  • Bouchard É, Schurer JM, Kolapo T, Wagner B, Massé A, Locke SA, Leighton P, Jenkins EJ. 2021. Host and geographic differences in prevalence and diversity of gastrointestinal helminths of foxes (Vulpes vulpes), coyotes (Canis latrans) and wolves (Canis lupus) in Québec, Canada. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife. 16: 126-137.
  • Locke SA, Drago FB, López-Hernández D Chibwana FD, Núñez V, Van Dam AR, Achinelly MF, Johnson PTJ, de Assis JCA, de Melo AL, Pinto HA. 2021. Intercontinental distributions, phylogenetic position and life cycles of species of Apharyngostrigea (Digenea, Diplostomoidea) illuminated with morphological, experimental, molecular and genomic data. International Journal for Parasitology. 51: 667-683
  • Queiroz MS, López-Hernández D, Locke SA, Pinto HA, Anjos LA. 2020. Metacercariae of Heterodiplostomum lanceolatum (Trematoda: Proterodiplostomidae) found in Leptodactylus podicipinus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from Brazil: a morphological, molecular and ecological study. Journal of Helminthology. 94:e66.
  • Monica Caffara, Sean A Locke, Ali Halajian, Wilmien J Luus-Powell, Deborah Benini, Perla Tedesco, Gyrhaiss Kapepula Kasembele, Maria L Fioravanti,Molecular data show Clinostomoides Dollfus, 1950 is a junior synonym of Clinostomum Leidy, 1856, with redescription of metacercariae of Clinostomum brieni n. comb., 2019, Parasitology, 1-9.
  • Marisa C Valadão, Beatriz CM Silva, Danimar López-Hernández, Jackson V Araújo, Sean A Locke, Hudson A Pinto, A molecular phylogenetic study of the caecal fluke of poultry, Postharmostomum commutatum(= P. gallinum) (Trematoda: Brachylaimidae), 2018, Parasitology Research 117 (12), 3927-3934.
  • Wen X Li, Hong Zou, Shan G Wu, Fan Xiong, Ming Li, Xing R Ma, David J Marcogliese, Sean A Locke, Gui T Wang, Composition and Diversity of Communities of Dactylogyrus spp. In Wild and Farmed GoldfishCarassius auratus, 2018, Journal of Parasitology 104 (4), 353-358
  • Sean A. Locke, Alex Van Dam, Monica Caffara, Hudson Alves Pinto, Danimar López-Hernández, Christopher A. Blanar. 2018. Validity of the Diplostomoidea and Diplostomida (Digenea, Platyhelminthes) upheld in plylogenomic analysis, International Journal of Parasitology, 48 (2018) 1043-1059
  • D López-Hernández, SA Locke, AL de Melo, ÉML Rabelo, HA Pinto, Molecular, morphological and experimental assessment of the life cycle of Posthodiplostomum nanum Dubois, 1937 (Trematoda: Diplostomidae) from Brazil, with phylogenetic evidence of the paraphyly of the genus Posthodiplostomum Dubois, 1936, 2018, Infection, Genetics and Evolution 63, 95-103.
  • Monica Caffara, Sean A Locke, Paul C Echi, Ali Halajian, Deborah Benini, Wilmien J Luus-Powell, Sareh Tavakol, Maria L Fioravanti, A morphological and molecular study of Clinostomid metacercariae from African fish with a redescription of Clinostomum tilapiae, 2017, Parasitology 144 (11), 1519-1529.
  • I Blasco-Costa, SA Locke, Life history, systematics and evolution of the Diplostomoidea Poirier, 1886: progress, promises and challenges emerging from molecular studies, 2017, Advances in Parasitology 98, 167-225.
  • MA Gordy, SA Locke, TA Rawlings, AR Lapierre, PC Hanington, Molecular and morphological evidence for nine species in North American Australapatemon (Sudarikov, 1959): a phylogeny expansion with description of the zygocercous Australapatemon mclaughlini n. sp., 2017, Parasitology research 116 (8), 2181-2198.
  • DJ Marcogliese, SA Locke, M Gélinas, AD Gendron, Variation in Parasite Communities in Spottail Shiners (Notropis hudsonius) Linked with Precipitation, 2016, The Journal of parasitology 102 (1), 27-36.
  • Monica Caffara, Sean A Locke, Cecilia Cristanini, Nadav Davidovich, Michal Perry Markovich, Maria L Fioravanti, A Combined Morphometric and Molecular Approach to Identifying Metacercariae ofEuclinostomum heterostomum (Digenea: Clinostomidae), 2016, The Journal of Parasitology 102 (2), 239-248.
  • Sean A. Locke, Fatima S.Al-Nasiri, Monica Caffara, Fabiana Drago, Martin Kalbe, Angela RoseLapierre, J. Daniel McLaughlin, Pin Nie, Robin M. Overstreet, Geza T.R.Souza, Ricardo M.Takemoto, David J.Marcogliese, 2015. Diversity, specificity and speciation in larval Diplostomidae (Platyhelminthes: Digenea) in the eyes of freshwater fish, as revealed by DNA barcodes, International Journal for Parasitology 45 (13), 841–855.
  • Niels Van Steenkiste, Sean A Locke, Magalie Castelin, David J Marcogliese, Cathryn L Abbott, 2015. New primers for DNA barcoding of digeneans and cestodes (Platyhelminthes), Molecular Ecology Resources 15 (4), July 2015, 945-952, https://doi.org/10.1111/1755-0998.12358
  • SA Locke, M Caffara, DJ Marcogliese, ML Fioravanti, A large‐scale molecular survey of Clinostomum (Digenea, Clinostomidae), 2015, Zoologica Scripta 44 (2), 203-217.
  • Jesper A Kuhn, Roar Kristoffersen, Rune Knudsen, Jonas Jakobsen, David J Marcogliese, Sean A Locke, Raul Primicerio, Per-Arne Amundsen, Parasite communities of two three-spined stickleback populations in subarctic Norway—effects of a small spatial-scale host introduction, 2015. Parasitology research 114 (4), 1327-1339.
  • EO Otachi, SA Locke, F Jirsa, C Fellner-Frank, DJ Marcogliese, Morphometric and molecular analyses of Tylodelphys sp. metacercariae (Digenea: Diplostomidae) from the vitreous humour of four fish species from Lake Naivasha, Kenya, 2015. Journal of Helminthology 89 (4), 404-414.
  • FD Chibwana, G Nkwengulila, SA Locke, JD McLaughlin, DJ Marcogliese, Completion of the life cycle of Tylodelphys mashonense (Sudarikov, 1971)(Digenea: Diplostomidae) with DNA barcodes and rDNA sequences, 2015. Parasitology research 114 (10), 3675-3682.
  • S Locke, DJ Marcogliese, Barcoding the Diplostomoidea (Platyhelminthes: Digenea), 2015, GENOME 58 (5), 248-248.

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