Selected Publications from 2000 to present

  1. Raymer, P. L, D. V. Phillips, D. A. Wyatt, and A. E. Coy.  2001.  Registration of ‘Flint’ Canola-Quality Rapeseed.  Crop Sci. 41:593.
  2. Halfhill, M. D., R. J. Millwood, P. L. Raymer, C. N. Stewart, Jr.  2002.  Bt-transgenic oilseed rape hybridization with its weed relative, Brassica rapa.  Environmental Biosafety Research 1:19-28.
  3. Raymer, P. L. and T. L. Grey.  2003.  Challenges in Comparing Transgenic and non-Transgenic Soybean Cultivars.  Crop Sci. 43:1584-1589.
  4. M.L. Wang, Z.B. Chen, N.A. Barkley, M.L. Newman, W. M.L. Wang, Z.B. Chen, N.A. Barkley, M.L. Newman, W. Kim, P. Raymer, and G.A. Pederson.  2004.  Characterization of seashore paspalum (Paspalum vaginatum Swartz) germplasm by transferred SSRs from wheat, maize, and sorghum.  Gen. Resources and Crop Evol.  00:1-13.
  5. Timothy L. Grey, Paul Raymer, and G. David Buntin.  2004.  Tolerance of ALS-Resistant Canola to Soil Applied Residual Herbicides Used in Row Crop Production in the Southeastern United States.  GCIRC Bulletin 21:26-32.
  6. Zhenbang Chen, Melanie Newman, Kim Wook, Mingli Wang and Paul Raymer. 2005.  Molecular characterization of genetic diversity in the USDA Seashore Paspalum germplasm collection. ITS Research Journal, Vol 10: 543-549.
  7. Halfhill, M.D., T.W. Rufty, A.K. Weissinger, C.N. Stewart Jr., P.L. Raymer, H.S. Moon, J.P. Sutherland, and S. I. Warwick.  2005.   Growth, productivity, and competitiveness of introgressed weedy Brassica rapa hybrids selected for the presence of Bt cry1Ac and gfp transgenes.  Molecular Ecology 14:10 p. 3177‑3189.
  8. Grey, T.L., P.L. Raymer, D.C. Bridges. 2006.  Herbicide-Resistant Canola (Brassica napus) Response and Weed Control with Postemergence Herbicides. Weed Tech. 20:551-557.
  9. Braman, S.K. and P. L. Raymer.  2006.  Impact of Japanese Beetle (Coleoptera:  Scarabaeidae) Feeding on Seashore Paspalum.  J. Econ. Entomol. 99(5):1699-1704.
  10. Shin, J.S., P. Raymer, and W. Kim.  2006.  Environmental Factors Influencing Germination of Seeded Seashore Paspalum.  Hort. Sci. 41(5):1330-1331.
  11. Moon, Hong S., Paul L. Raymer, C. Neal Stewart Jr., Matthew D. Halfhill, and Laura L. Good.  2007.  Characterization of directly transformed weedy Brassica rapa and introgressed B. rapa with Bt cry1Ac and gfp genes.  Plant Cell Repts. 26:1001-1010.
  12. Raymer, P. L., S. K. Braman, L. L. Burpee, R. N. Carrow, Z. Chen, and T. R. Murphy.  2007.  Seashore paspalum: Breeding a turfgrass for the future.  USGA Turfgrass and Environmental Research Online.  November 1. 6(21):1-8.
  13. Braman, S. Kristine and Paul L. Raymer. 2007.  Tolerance of seashore paspalum to feeding by Japanese beetle.  USGA Turfgrass and Environmental Research Online.  June 1. 6(11):1-8.Shim, Sang In, Jun-Cheol Moon, Cheol Seong Jang, Paul L. Raymer, and Wook Kim.  2008.  Effect of potassium nitrate priming on seed germination of seashore paspalum.  HortScience 43(7): 2259-2262.
  14. Rose, C. W., Millwood, R. J., Moon, H. S., Rao, M. R., Halfhill, M. D., Raymer, P. L., Warwick, S. I., Al-Ahmad, H., Gressel, J., Stewart Jr, C. N. (2009). Genetic load and transgenic mitigating genes in transgenic Brassica rapa (field mustard) x Brassica napus (oilseed rape) hybrid populations. BMC Biotechnology, 9(93), 14. [DOI:10.1186/1472-6750-9-93]
  15. Kim, K.-M., Song, I. J., Lee, H.-Y., Raymer, P. L., Kim, B. S., Kim, W. (2009). Development of Seashore Paspalum Turfgrass with Herbicide Resistance. Korean J. Crop Sci., 54(2009) (4), 427-432.
  16. Chen, Z., Wang, M. L., Waltz, F. C., & Raymer, P. L. (2009). Genetic Diversity of Warm-Season Turfgrass: Seashore Paspalum, Bermudagrass, and Zoysiagrass Revealed by AFLPs. Floriculture, Ornamental and Plant Biotechnology, 3(1), 20-24.
  17. Heckart, D. L., Parrott, W. A., & Raymer, P. L. (2010). Obtaining Sethoxydim Resistance in Seashore Paspalum. Crop Science, 50(6), 2632. doi:2135/cropsci2010.02.0080
  18. McCullough, P. E., Nutt, W., Murphy, T. R., & Raymer, P. L. (2011). Seashore paspalum seedhead control and growth regulation influenced by flazasulfuron and trinexapac-ethyl. Weed Technology, 25(1), 64-69. doi:1614/WT-D-10-00009.1
  19. McCullough, P.E., D.G. de Barreda, and P. Raymer. (2012). Nicosulfuron use with foramsulfuron and sulfentrazone for late summer goosegrass (Eleusine indica) control in bermudagrass and seashore paspalum. Weed Technology 26:376-381. doi:
  20. Harris-Shultz, K., Raymer, P. L., Scheffler, B. E., & Arias, R. S. (2013). Development and characterization of seashore paspalum SSR Markers. Crop Science, 53(6), 2679-2685.
  21. Hanna, W. W., Raymer, P. L., & Schwartz, B. M. (2013). Warm-Season Grasses-Biology and Breeding. In J. Stier, B. Horgan, & S. Bonos (Eds.), Unknown Book (Vol. 56, pp. pp 543-590). American Society of Agronomy. doi:10.2134/agronomonogr56
  22. Wang, N., Wetzstein, H. Y., Schwartz, B. M., & Raymer, P. L. (2013). Influence of solar radiation and photoperiod on flower initiation of seashore paspalum (Paspalum vaginatium Sw.). ITS Research Journal, 12.
  23. Araneda, L., Lee, J., Chen, Z., Raymer, P. L., & Jung, G. (2013). SSR/CISP marker analysis for genetic relationships of zoysia cultivars and experimental genotypes. ITS Research Journal, 12, 2
  24. Schwartz, B. M., Contreras, R. N., Harris-Shultz, K. R., Heckart, D. L., Peake, J. B., & Raymer, P. L. (2013). Discovery and Characterization of a Turf-type Triploid Seashore Paspalum. HORTSCIENCE, 48(12), 1424-1427. Retrieved from
  25. Grimshaw, A. L., Schwartz, B. M., Grey, T. L., McCullough, P. E., Raymer, P. L., Webster, T. M., . . . Parrott, W. A. (2014). Acetyl-CoA Carboxylase Herbicide Tolerance in Bermudagrass. AGRONOMY JOURNAL, 106(3), 925-930. doi:10.2134/agronj13.0423
  26. Braman, S. K., Raymer, P. L., Harrison-Dunn, M., & Nair, S. (2014). Antibiosis Among Selected Paspalum Taxa to the Fall Armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGICAL SCIENCE, 49(1), 11-20. Retrieved from
  27. Grimshaw, A., Schwartz, B. M., Grey, T. L., Kowalewski, A. R., & Raymer, P. L. (2014). Influence of soil type on nitrogen leaching of controlled release fertilizers. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society, 127, 181-184.
  28. Heckart, D. L., Tate, T. M., Parrott, W. A., & Raymer, P. L. (2015). In Vitro Selection of Sethoxydim-Resistant Creeping Bentgrass. Crop Science:56(2):845-850. doi:10.2135/cropsci2015.04.0208
  29. Chandra, A., Genovesi, A. D., Wherley, B. G., Metz, S. P., Reinert, J. A., Wu, Y. -Z., . . . Munoz, P. Raymer (2015). Registration of ‘DALSA 0605’ St. Augustinegrass. JOURNAL OF PLANT REGISTRATIONS, 9(1), 27-34. doi:10.3198/jpr2014.05.0036crc
  30. Steketee, C., Martinez-Espinoza, A. D., Harris-Shultz, K. R., Henry, G. M., & Raymer, P. (2015). Effects of genotype and isolate on expression of dollar spot disease in seashore paspalum. HortScience 51:67-73.
  31. McCullough, P. E., Yu, J., Czarnota, M., & Raymer, P. (2015). Physiological basis for metamifop selectivity on bermudagrass and goosegrass in cool-season turfgrass. Weed Science 64:12-24.
  32. McCullough, P. E., Yu, J., Raymer, P., & Chen, Z. (2015). First report of ACCase-resistant goosegrass (Eleusine indica) in the United States. Weed Science 64:399-408.  doi:
  33. Heckart, D.L., B.M. Schwartz, P.L. Raymer, and W.A. Parrott. (2016). Synonymous mutation gene design to overexpress ACCase in creeping bentgrass to obtain resistance to ACCase-inhibiting herbicides.  Transgenic Research 25:465-476.