Jiamei Jiang, Lecturer

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Contact Information

e-mail: jm-jiang@shou.edu.cn
phone: +86 21 61900495


Ciliate Biodiversity; Ciliate Systematics; Molecular Ecology


PhD, Ocean University of China, 2011

Employment History

Lecturer, College of Fisheries and Life Sciences, Shanghai Ocean University, 2013-ongoing
Postdoc, College of Fisheries and Life Sciences, Shanghai Ocean University, 2011 -2013

Courses Taught

Animal diversity
Amazing world of fish


• Biodiversity and spatial-temporal distribution of hypotrichous ciliates in coastal waters near the Yangtze River estuary, National Science Foundation, 2013-2015
• Cortical development patterns in Urostylida (Protozoa: Ciliophora) during cell division, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation, 2012-2013

Recent Publications

Hao Yuan, Jiamei Jiang, F. Agustín Jiménez, Eric P. Hoberg, Joseph A. Cook, Kurt E., Galbreath, Chenhong Li. 2016. Target gene enrichment in the cyclophyllidean cestodes, the most diverse group of tapeworms, Mol. Ecol. Resour. Accepted.

Pan H., Hu J., Warren A., Wang L., Jiang J.*, Hao R. 2015. Morphology and Molecular Phylogeny of Pleuronema orientale spec. nov. and P. paucisaetosum spec. nov. (Ciliophora, Scuticociliata) from Hangzhou Bay, China, Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. DOI:10.1099/ijsem.0.000580.

Pan H., Hu J., Jiang J., Wang L., Hu X., 2015. Morphology and Phylogeny of Three Pleuronema Species (Ciliophora, Scuticociliatia) from Hangzhou Bay, China, with Description of Two New Species, P. binucleatum n. sp. and P. parawiackowskii n. sp., J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., DOI:10.1111/jeu.12277.

Jiang, J., Huang, J., Li, L., Shao, C., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S,. Al-Farraj, S.A., Chen, Z. 2013. Morphology, ontogeny, and molecular phylogeny of two novel bakuellid-like hypotrichs (Ciliophora: Hypotrichia), with establishment of two new genera. Eur. J. Protistol. 49: 78–92.

Jiang, J., Xing, Y., Miao, M., Shao, C., Warren, Alan., Song, W. 2013. Two New marine ciliates, Caryotricha rariseta n. sp. and Discocephalus pararotatorius n. sp. (Ciliophora, Spirotrichea), with phylogenetic analyses inferred from the small-subunit rRNA gene sequences. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 60: 388–398.

Jiang, J., Huang, J., Li, J., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Al-Farraj, S.A., Lin, X., Hu, X. 2013. Two New marine ciliates, Morphology of two marine Euplotids (Ciliophora: Euplotida), Aspidisca fusca Kahl, 1928 and A. hexeris Quennerstedt, 1869, with notes on their small subunit rRNA gene sequences. Eur. J. Protistol. 49: 634–643.

Shao, C., Pan, X. Jiang, J., Ma, H., Al-Rasheid, K. A. S., Warren, A., Lin, X. 2013. A redescription of the oxytrichid Tetmemena pustulata (Müller, 1786)Eigner, 1999 and notes on morphogenesis in the marine urostylid Metaurostylopsis salina Lei et al., 2005 (Ciliophora, Hypotrichia). Eur. J. Protistol. 49: 272–282.

Jiang, J., Warren, A., Song W. 2011 . Morphology and molecular phylogeny of two new marine euplotids, Pseudodiophrys nigricans n. g., n. sp., and Paradiophrys zhangi n. sp. (Ciliophora: Euplotida). J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 58: 437–445.

Jiang, J., Song, W. 2010. Two new Diophrys-like genera and their type species, Apodiophrys ovalis n. g., n. sp. and Heterodiophrys zhui n. g., n. sp. (Ciliophora: Euplotida), with notes on their molecular phylogeny. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 57: 354–361.

Jiang, J., Zhang, Q., Hu, X., Shao, C., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Song, W. 2010. Two new marine ciliates, Euplotes sinicus sp. nov. and Euplotes parabalteatus sp. nov. with new SSU rRNA gene sequence of Euplotes rariseta (Ciliophora; Spirotrichea; Euplotida). Inter. J Syst, Evol. Microbiol. 60: 1241 –1251.

Jiang, J., Shao, C., Xu, H., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S. 2010. Morphogenetic observations on the marine ciliate Euplotes vannus during cell division (Protozoa: Ciliophora). J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. UK. 90: 683–689.

Jiang, J., Zhang, Q., Warren, A., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Song, W. 2010. Morphology and SSU rRNA gene-based phylogeny of two marine Euplotes species, E. orientalis spec. nov. and E. raikovi Agamaliev, 1966 (Ciliophora, Euplotida). Eur. J. Protistol. 46: 121 –132.