Publications – Jean Beaulieu


2020

Beaulieu, J., S. Nadeau,  C. Ding, J. M. Celedon, A. Azaiez, C. Ritland, J‐P. Laverdière, M. Deslauriers, G. Adams, M. Fullarton, J. Bohlmann, P.R.N. Lenz  & J. Bousquet . 2020. Genomic selection for resistance to spruce budworm in white spruce and relationships with growth and wood quality traits. Evolutionary Applications (in press) (doi.org/10.1111/eva.13076).

Chamberland, V., F. Robichaud, M. Perron, N, Gélinas, J. Bousquet & J. Beaulieu. 2020. Conventional versus genomic selection for white spruce improvement: a comparison of costs and benefits of plantations on Québec public lands. Tree Genetics and Genomes 16: 17 (16p.).

Lenz, P.R.N., S. Nadeau, M.-J. Mottet, M. PerronN. IsabelJ. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2020. Multi-trait genomic selection for weevil resistance, growth and wood quality traits in Norway spruce. Evolutionary Applications 13: 76-94.

Lenz, P.R.N., S. Nadeau, A. Azaïez, S. Gerardi, M. Deslauriers, M. PerronN. IsabelJ. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2020. Genomic prediction for hastening and improving efficiency of forward selection in conifer polycross mating designs: an example from white spruce. Heredity 124: 562-578.


2018

Azaiez, A., N. Pavy, S. Gérardi, J. Laroche, B. Boyle, F. Gagnon, M-J. Mottet, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2018 A catalog of annotated high-confidence SNPs from exome capture and sequencing reveals highly polymorphic genes in Norway spruce (Picea abies). BMC Genomics 19: 942 (13p.).

Benomar, L., MS. Lamhamedi, S. Pepin, A. Rainville, M-C. Lambert, HA. Margolis, J. Bousquet & J. Beaulieu. 2018. Thermal acclimation of photosynthesis and respiration of southern and northern white spruce seed sources tested along a regional climatic gradient indicates limited potential to cope with temperature warming. Annals of Botany 121: 443-457.

Lamara, M., G.J. Parent, I. Giguère, J. Beaulieu, J. Bousquet & J.J. MacKay. 2018. Association genetics of acetophenone defence against spruce budworm in mature white spruce. BMC Plant Biology 18: 231 (15p.).

Otis Prud’homme, G., MS. Lamhamedi, L. Benomar, A. Rainville, J. DeBlois, J. Bousquet & J. Beaulieu. 2018. Ecophysiology and growth of white spruce seedlings from various seed sources along a climatic gradient support the need for assisted
migration. Frontiers in Plant Science 8: 2214 (17p.).


2017

Lenz, P., J. Beaulieu, S. Clément, S. Mansfield, M. Desponts & J. Bousquet. 2017. Factors affecting the accuracy of genomic selection for growth and wood quality traits in an advanced-breeding population of black spruce (Picea mariana). BMC Genomics 18: 335 (17p.).


2016

Villeneuve, I., M.S. Lamhamedi, L. Benomar, A. Rainville, J. Deblois, J. Beaulieu, J. Bousquet, M.-C. Lambert & H.A Margolis. 2016. Morpho-physiological variation of white spruce seedlings from various seed sources and implications for deployment under climate change. Frontiers in Plant Science 7: 1450 (15p.).

Park, Y.S., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2016. Multi-varietal forestry integrating genomic selection and somatic embryogenesis. In Y.-S. Park, J. Bonga & H.K. Moon (eds). Vegetative Propagation of Forest Trees. National Institute of Forest Science, Seoul, South Korea. Pp. 302-322 (invited).

Benomar, L., M. S. Lamhamedi, A. Rainville, J. Beaulieu, J. Bousquet & H.A. Margolis. 2016. Genetic adaptation versus ecophysiological plasticity of photosynthetic-related traits in young Picea glauca trees along a regional climatic gradient. Frontiers in Plant Science 7: 48 (15p.).

Lamara, M., E. Raherison, P. Lenz, J. Beaulieu, J. Bousquet & J. MacKay. 2016. Genetic architecture of wood properties based on association analysis and co-expression networks in white spruce. New Phytologist 210: 240-255.

Pavy, N., F. Gagnon, A. Deschênes, B. Boyle, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2016. Development of highly reliable in silico SNP resource and genotyping assay from exome capture and sequencing: an example from black spruce (Picea mariana). Molecular Ecology Resources 16: 588–598.

Warren, É., G. de Lafontaine, S. Gérardi, S. Senneville, J. Beaulieu, M. Perron, J.P. Jaramillo-Correa & J. Bousquet. 2016. Joint inferences from cytoplasmic DNA and fossil data provide evidence for glacial vicariance and contrasted postglacial dynamics in tamarack, a transcontinental conifer. Journal of Biogeography 43: 1227-1241.


2015

Beaulieu, J. & J. Bousquet. 2015. Genomic selection – Potential and current limits of application in boreal conifer breeding programs. In Proc. 34th Meeting of the Canadian Forest Genetics Association, Univ. of New Brunswick, Fredericton, August 17-20. Part II. Ed. D. Simpson. Canadian Forest Service, Fredericton. 10p.

Benomar, L., M.S. Lamhamedi, I. Villeneuve, A. Rainville, J. Beaulieu, J. Bousquet &  H.A. Margolis. 2015. Fine-scale geographic variation in photosynthetic-related traits of Picea glauca seedlings indicates local adaptation to climate. Tree Physiology 35: 864-878.

Carles, S., D. Boyer-Groulx, M.S. Lamhamedi, A. Rainville, J. Beaulieu, P.Y. Bernier, J. Bousquet & H.A. Margolis. 2015. Family variation in the morphology and physiology of white spruce (Picea glauca) seedlings in response to elevated CO2 and temperature. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 34: 169-198.

Cinget, B., S. Gérardi, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2015. Less pollen-mediated gene flow for more signatures of glacial lineages: congruent evidence from balsam fir cpDNA and mtDNA for multiple refugia in eastern and central North America. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0122815 (25p.).

Hornoy, B., N. Pavy, S. Gérardi, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2015. Genetic adaptation to climate in white spruce involves small to moderate allele frequency shifts in functionally diverse genes. Genome Biology and Evolution 7: 3269–3285.

Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., S. Gérardi, J. Beaulieu, F.T. Ledig & J. Bousquet. 2015. Inferring and outlining past population declines with linked microsatellites: a case study in two spruce species. Tree Genetics & Genomes 11: 9 (12p.).

Lupi, C., G. Larocque, A. DesRochers, M. Labrecque, A. Mosseler, J. Major, J. Beaulieu, M.F. Tremblay, A.M. Gordon, B.R. Thomas, A. Vezina, H. Bouafif, D. Cormier, D. Sidders, R. Krygier, N. Thevathasan, M. Riopel & B. Ferland-Raymond.  2015. Evaluating sampling designs and deriving biomass equations for young plantations of poplar and willow clones. Biomass and Bioenergy, 83: 196-205.

Mamashita, T., G.R. Larocque, A. DesRochers, J. Beaulieu, B.R. Thomas, A. Mosseler, J. Major & D. Sidders. 2015. Short-term growth and morphological responses to nitrogen availability and plant density in hybrid poplars and willows. Biomass and Bioenergy, 81: 88-97.

Mvolo, C.S., A. Koubaa, J. Beaulieu, A. Cloutier & M.J. Mazerolle. 2015. Variation in wood quality in white spruce (Picea glauca (Moench) Voss). Part I. Defining the juvenile-mature wood transition based on tracheid length. Forest 6: 183-202.


2014

Beaulieu, J., T. Doerksen, S. Clément, J. Mackay & J. Bousquet. 2014. Accuracy of genomic selection models in a large population of open-pollinated families in white spruce. Heredity 113: 343-352.

Beaulieu, J., T.K. Doerksen, J. MacKay, A. Rainville & J. Bousquet. 2014. Genomic selection accuracies within and between environments and small breeding groups in white spruce. BMC Genomics 15: 1048.

Doerksen, T.K., J. Bousquet & J. Beaulieu. 2014. Inbreeding depression in intra-provenance crosses driven by founder relatedness in white spruce. Tree Genetics & Genomes 10: 203-212.

Lenz, P., M. Deslauriers, C.-H. Ung, J. MacKay & J. Beaulieu. 2014. What do ecological regions tell us about wood quality? A case study in eastern Canadian white spruce. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 44: 1383-1393.


2013

Beaulieu, J., I. Giguère, M. Deslauriers, B. Boyle & J. MacKay. 2013. Differential gene expression patterns in white spruce newly formed tissue on board the International Space Station. Advances in Space Research 52: 760-772.

Larocque, G.R., A. Desrochers, M. Larchevêque, F. Tremblay, J. Beaulieu, A. Mosseler, J.E. Major, S. Gaussiran, B.R. Thomas, D. Sidders, P. Périnet, J. Kort, M. Labrecque, P. Savoie, S. Masse, O.T. Bouman, D. Kamelchuk, L. Benomar, T. Mamashita & P. Gagné. 2013. Research on hybrid poplars and willow species for fast-growing tree plantations: its importance for growth and yield, silviculture, policy-making and commercial applications. The Forestry Chronicle 89: 32-41.

Lenz, P., D. Auty, A. Achim, J. Beaulieu & J. Mackay. 2013. Genetic improvement of white spruce mechanical wood traits – early screening by means of acoustic velocity. Forests 4: 575-594.

Pavy, N., A. Deschênes, S. Blais, P. Lavigne, J. Beaulieu, N. Isabel, J. Mackay & J. Bousquet. 2013. The landscape of nucleotide polymorphism among13,500 genes of the conifer Picea glauca, relationships with functions and comparison with Medicago truncatula. Genome Biology and Evolution 5: 1910-1925.

Pavy, N., F. Gagnon, P. Rigault, S. Blais, A. Deschênes, B. Boyle, B. Pelgas, M. Deslauriers, S. Clément, P. Lavigne, M. Lamothe, J.E.K. Cooke, J.P. Jaramillo-Correa, J. Beaulieu, N. Isabel, J. Mackay & J. Bousquet. 2013. Development of high-density SNP genotyping arrays for white spruce (Picea glauca) and transferability to subtropical and nordic congeners. Molecular Ecology Resources 13: 324-336.

Prunier, J., B. Pelgas, F. Gagnon, M. Desponts, N. Isabel, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2013. The genomic architecture and assocation genetics of adaptive characters using a candidate SNP approach in boreal black spruce. BMC Genomics 14: 368 (16p.).

Wahid, N., M.S. Lamhammedi, A. Rainville, J. Beaulieu & H.A. Margolis. 2013. Genetic control and nursery-plantation genotypic correlations for growth characteristics of white spruce somatic clones. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 32: 576-593.


2012

Carles, S., M.S. Lamhamedi, J. Beaulieu, D.C. Stowe & H.A. Margolis. 2012. Genetic parameters of morphological and physiological characteristics of containerized white spruce (Picea glauca [Moench.] Voss) seedlings. Tree Genetics & Genomes 8: 39-51.

Lenz, P., M. Bernier-Cardou, J. MacKay & J. Beaulieu. 2012. Can wood properties be predicted from the morphological traits of a tree? A canonical correlation study of plantation-grown white spruce. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 42: 1518-1529.

Namroud, M.-C., J. Bousquet, T. Doerksen & J. Beaulieu. 2012. Scanning SNPs from a large set of expressed genes to assess the impact of artificial selection on the undomesticated genetic diversity of white spruce. Evolutionary Applications 5: 641-656.

Pedlar, J.H., D. McKenney, I. Aubin, T. Beardmore, J.Beaulieu, L. Iverson, G. O’Neill, R. Winder & C. Ste-Marie. 2012. Placing forestry in the assisted migration debate. BioScience 62: 835-842.

Prunier, J., S. Gérardi, J. Laroche, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2012. Parallel and lineage-specific molecular adaptation to climate in boreal black spruce. Molecular Ecology 21: 4270-4286.

Wahid, N., M.S. Lamhammedi, J. Beaulieu, H.A. Margolis & J. Deblois. 2012. Genetic parameters and clonal variation in growth and nutritional traits of containerized white spruce somatic seedlings. Acta Botanica Gallica 159: 373-384.

Wahid, N., A. Rainville, M.S. Lamahamedi, H.A. Margolis, J. Beaulieu & J. Deblois. 2012. Genetic parameters and performance stability of white spruce somatic seedlings in clonal tests. Forest Ecology and Management 270: 45-53.


2011

Atangana, A.R., E. van der Vils, D.P. Khasa, D. van Houten, J. Beaulieu & H. Hendrickx. 2011. Tree-to-tree variation in stearic and oleic acid content in seed fat from Allanblackia floribunda from wild stands: potential for tree breeding. Food Chemistry 126: 1579-1585.

Beaulieu, J., T. Doerksen, B. Boyle, S. Clément, M. Deslauriers, S. Beauseigle, S. Blais, P.-L. Poulin, P. Lenz, S. Caron, P. Rigault, P. Bicho, J. Bousquet & J. MacKay. 2011. Association genetics of wood physical traits in the conifer white spruce and relationships with gene expression. Genetics 188: 197-214.

Beaulieu, J., F. Raulier, G. Prégent & J. Bousquet. 2011. Predicting site index from climatic, edaphic and stand structural properties for seven plantation-grown conifer species in Québec. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41: 682-693.

Carles, S., M.S. Lamhamedi, J. Beaulieu, D.C. Stowe & H.A. Margolis. 2011. Differences in growth and mineral nutrition of seedlings produced from white spruce seed orchards. New Forests 42: 195-214.

Doerksen, T., M. Deslauriers & J. Beaulieu. 2011. Ecological and biological information improves inferred paternity in a white spruce breeding orchard. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41: 1344-1351.

Gravel-Grenier, J., M.S. Lamhamedi, J. Beaulieu, S. Carles, H.A. Margolis, M. Rioux, D.C. Stowe & L. Lapointe. 2011. Utilization of family genetic variability to improve the rooting ability of white spruce (Picea glauca) cuttings. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41: 1308-1318.

Lemieux, M.J., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2011. Chloroplast DNA polymorphisms in eastern hemlock: range-wide genogeographic analyses and implications for gene conservation. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41: 1047-1059.

Lenz, P., J. MacKay, A. Rainville, A. Cloutier & J. Beaulieu. 2011. The influence of cambial age on breeding for wood properties in Picea glauca. Tree Genetics & Genomes 7: 641-653.

MacKay, J., B. Boyle, W. El Kayal, M.-C. Namroud, T. Doerksen, J. Cooke, N. Isabel, J. Beaulieu, P. Rigault, P. Bicho & J. Bousquet. 2011. Gene mapping in white spruce (P. glauca): QTL and association studies integrating population and expression data. BMC Proceedings 5 (Suppl. 7): I6 (2p.).

Mullin, T.J., B. Andersson, J.-C. Bastien, J. Beaulieu, R.D. Burdon, W.S. Dvorak, J.N. King, T. Kondo, J. Krakowski, S.J. Lee, S.E. McKeand, L.E. Pâques, A. Raffin, J.H. Russell, T. Skroppa, M. Stoehr & A. Yanchuk. 2011. Chapter 2: Economic importance, breeding objectives and achievements. In Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Conifers (C. Plomion, J. Bousquet & C. Kole, Eds). Edenbridge Science Publishers & CRC Press, New York, pp. 40-127.

Pedlar, J.H., D.W. McKenney, J. Beaulieu, S.J. Colombo, J.S. McLachlan & G.A. O’Neill. 2011. The implementation of assisted migration in Canadian forests. The Forestry Chronicle 87: 766-777.

Prunier, J., J. Laroche, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2011. Scanning the genome for gene SNPs related to climate adaptation and estimating selection at the molecular level in boreal black spruce. Molecular Ecology 20: 1702-1716.

Sáenz-Romero, C., J. Beaulieu & G.E. Rehfeldt. 2011. Altitudinal genetic variation among Pinus patula populations from Oxaca, México, in growth chambers simulating global warming temperatures. Agrociencia 45: 399-411.

Sáenz-Romero, C., L.F. Ruiz-Talonia, J. Beaulieu, N.M. Sánchez-Vargas & G.E. Rehfeldt. 2011. Genetic variation among Pinus patula populations along an altitudinal gradient. Two environment nursery tests. Revista Fitotecnia Mexicana 34: 19-25.

Wei, X.-X., J. Beaulieu, D.P. Khasa, J. Vargas-Hernandez, J. Lopez-Upton, B. Jaquish & J. Bousquet. 2011. Range-wide chloroplast and mitochondrial DNA imprints reveal multiple lineages and complex biogeographic history for Douglas-fir. Tree Genetics & Genomes 7: 1025-1040.


2010

Anderson, C.M., G.J. Aparicio, A.R. Atangana, J. Beaulieu, …, D.P. Khasa, et al. 2010. Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 December 2009-31 January 2010. Molecular Ecology Ressource 10: 576-579.

Atangana, A.R., J. Beaulieu & D.P. Khasa. 2010. Wild genetic diversity preservation in a small-sized first generation breeding population of Allanblackia floribunda (Clusiaceae). Tree Genetics & Genomes 6: 127-136.

Beaulieu, J. & J. Bousquet. 2010. Facteurs génétiques affectant la variabilité des cernes annuels chez les espèces arborescentes nordiques. In La dendroécologie: principes, méthodes et applications (S. Payette & L. Filion, Eds). Presses de l’Université Laval, Québec, Qc. Pp.137-163.

Clément, S., J. Fillon, J. Bousquet & J. Beaulieu. 2010. TreeSNPs: a laboratory information management system (LIMS) dedicated to SNP discovery in trees. Tree Genetics & Genomes 6: 435-438.

Gérardi, S., J.P. Jaramillo-Correa, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2010. From glacial refugia to modern populations: new assemblages of organelle genomes generated by differential cytoplasmic gene flow in transcontinental black spruce. Molecular Ecology 19: 5265-5280.

Godbout, J., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2010. Phylogeographic structure of jack pine (Pinus banksiana; Pinaceae) supports the existence of a coastal glacial refugium in northeastern North America. American Journal of Botany 97: 1903-1912.

Larchevêque, M., G.R. Larocque, A. Desrochers, F. Tremblay, S. Gaussiran, R. Boutin, S. Brais, J. Beaulieu, G. Daoust & P. Périnet. 2010. Juvenile productivity of five hybrid poplar clones and 20 genetically improved white and Norway spruces in boreal clay-belt of Quebec, Canada. The Forestry Chronicle 86: 225-233.

Lenz, P., A. Cloutier, J. MacKay & J. Beaulieu. 2010. Genetic control of wood properties in Picea glauca – an analysis of trends with cambial age. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 40: 703-715.

Sáenz-Romero, C., G.E. Rehfeldt, N.L. Crookston, P. Duval, R. St-Amant, J. Beaulieu & B.A. Richardson. 2010. Spline models of contemporary, 2030, 2060 and 2090 climates for Mexico and their use in understanding climate-change impacts on the vegetation. Climatic Change 102: 595-623.


2009

Carles, S., M.S. Lamhamedi, J. Beaulieu, S.D. Stowe, F. Colas & H.A. Margolis. 2009. Genetic variation in seed size and germination patterns and their effect on white spruce seedling characteristics. Silvae Genetica 58: 152-161.

Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., J. Beaulieu, D.P. Khasa & J. Bousquet. 2009. Inferring the past from the present phylogeographic structure of North American forest trees: seeing the forest for the genes. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 39: 286-307.

Liu, C., J. Beaulieu, G. Prégent & S.Y. Zhang. 2009. Applications and comparison of six methods for predicting parameters of the Weibull function in unthinned Picea glauca plantations. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 24: 67-75.

Petrinovic, J.F., N. Gélinas & J. Beaulieu. 2009. Benefits of using genetically improved white spruce in Quebec: the forest landowner’s viewpoint. The Forestry Chronicle 85: 571-582.


2008

Bousquet, J., J. Beaulieu, A. Rainville & J. Mackay. 2008. IUFRO-CTIA 2008 International Joint Conference / Congrès conjoint international IUFRO-ACAA 2008, Québec. Scientific Program and Abstracts / Programme scientifique et résumés. Azimut, Québec. 230p.

Namroud, M.-C., J. Beaulieu, N. Juge, J. Laroche & J. Bousquet. 2008. Scanning the genome for gene single nucleotide polymorphisms involved in adaptive population differentiation in white spruce. Molecular Ecology 17:3599-3613. Voir aussi New&Views Article de Bonin, A. Molecular Ecology 17: 3583-3584.

Sotelo Montes, C., R.E. Hernández , J. Beaulieu & J.C. Weber. 2008. Genetic variation in wood color and its correlations with growth and wood density in Calycophyllum spruceanum at an early age in the Peruvian Amazon. New Forests 35: 57-73.


2007

Naydenov, K., S. Senneville, J. Beaulieu, F. Tremblay & J. Bousquet. 2007. Glacial vivariance in Eurasia: mitochondrial DNA evidence from Scots pine for a complex heritage involving genetically distinct refugia at mid-northern latitudes and in Asia Minor. BMC Evolutionary Biology 7: 233 (12p.).

Sotelo Montes, C., J. Beaulieu & R.E. Hernández. 2007. Genetic variation in wood mechanical properties of Calycophyllum spruceanum at an early age in the Peruvian Amazon. Wood and Fiber Science 39: 578-590.

Sotelo Montes, C., J. Beaulieu & R.E. Hernández. 2007. Genetic variation in wood shrinkage and its correlations with growth and wood density in Calycophyllum spruceanum at an early age in the Peruvian Amazon. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 37: 966-976.

Sotelo Montes, C., R.E. Hernández & J. Beaulieu. 2007. Radial variation in wood density and correlations with growth of Calycophyllum spruceanum at an early age in the Peruvian Amazon. Wood and Fiber Science 39: 377-387.


2006

Beaulieu, J. & M. Bernier-Cardou. 2006. Comparison of early height growth between white spruce seedlings and rooted cuttings. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 36: 3246-3250.

Beaulieu, J., S.Y. Zhang, Q. Yu & A. Rainville. 2006. Comparison between genetic and environmental influences on lumber bending properties in young white spruce. Wood and Fiber Science 38: 553-564.

Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., J. Beaulieu, F.T. Ledig & J. Bousquet. 2006. Decoupled mitochondrial and chloroplast DNA population structure reveals Holocene collapse and population isolation in a threatened Mexican-endemic conifer. Molecular Ecology 15: 2787-2800.

Sotelo Montes, C., R.E. Hernández, J. Beaulieu & J.C Weber. 2006. Genetic variation and correlations between growth and wood density of Calycophyllum spruceanum Benth. at an early age in the Peruvian Amazon. Silvae Genetica 55: 217-228.


2005

Andalo, C., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2005. The impact of climate change on growth of local white spruce populations in Quebec, Canada. Forest Ecology and Management 205: 169-182.

Beaulieu, J. & A. Rainville. 2005. Adaptation to climate change: genetic variation is both a short- and a long-term solution. The Forestry Chronicle 81: 704-709.

Godbout, J., J.P. Jaramillo-Correa, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2005. A mitochondrial DNA minisatellite reveals the postglacial history of jack pine (Pinus banksiana), a broad range North American conifer. Molecular Ecology 14: 3497-3512.

Koubaa, A., N. Isabel, S.Y. Zhang, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2005. Transition from juvenile to mature wood in Picea mariana. Wood and Fiber Science 37: 445-455.


2004

Beaulieu, J., M. Perron & J. Bousquet. 2004. Multivariate pattern of adaptative genetic variation and seed source transfer in Picea mariana. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 34: 531-545.

Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2004. Variation in mitochondrial DNA reveals multiple glacial refugia in black spruce (Picea mariana), a transcontinental North American conifer. Molecular Ecology 13: 2735-2747.

Zhang, S.Y., Q. Yu & J. Beaulieu. 2004. Genetic variation in veneer quality and its correlation to growth in white spruce. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 34: 1311-1318.


2003

Beaulieu, J. 2003. Genetic variation in tracheid length and relationships with growth and wood traits in eastern white spruce (Picea glauca). Wood and Fiber Science 35: 609-616.

Beaulieu, J., B. Girard & Y. Fortin. 2003. Study of geographical variation in kiln-drying behavior of plantation-grown white spruce. Wood and Fiber Science 35: 56-67.

Cloutier, D., D. Rioux, J. Beaulieu & D. Schoen. 2003. Somatic stability of microsatellite loci in eastern white pine, Pinus strobus L. Heredity 90: 247-252.

Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., J. Bousquet, J. Beaulieu, N. Isabel, M. Perron & M. Bouillé. 2003. Cross-species amplification of mitochondrial DNA sequence-tagged-site markers in conifers: the nature of polymorphism and variation within and among species in Picea. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 106: 1353-1367.

Yu, Q., D.-Q. Yang, S.Y. Zhang, J. Beaulieu & I. Duchesne. 2003. Genetic variation in decay resistance and its correlation to wood density and growth in white spruce. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 33: 2177-2183.


2002

Beaulieu, J., B. Girard & Y. Fortin. 2002. Effect of drying treatments on warping of 36-year-old white spruce seed sources tested in a provenance trial. Annals of Forest Science 59: 503-509.

Fournier, D., D.J. Perry, J. Beaulieu, J. Bousquet & N. Isabel. 2002. Optimizing expressed sequence tag polymorphisms by single-strand conformation polymorphism in spruces. Forest Genetics 9: 11-18.

2001

Beaulieu, J., A. Rainville, G. Daoust & J. Bousquet. 2001. La diversité génétique des espèces arborescentes de la forêt boréale. Naturaliste Canadien 125: 193-202.

Hernandez, R.E., C. Bustos, Y. Fortin & J. Beaulieu. 2001. Wood machining properties of white spruce from plantation forests. Forest Products Journal 51: 82-88.

Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2001. Contrasting evolutionary forces driving population structure at expressed sequence tag polymorphisms, allozymes and quantitative traits in white spruce. Molecular Ecology 10: 2729-2740.

Senneville, S., J. Beaulieu, G. Daoust, M. Deslauriers & J. Bousquet. 2001. Evidence for low genetic diversity and metapopulation structure in Canada yew (Taxus canadensis): considerations for conservation. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 31: 110-116.


2000

Koubaa, A., S.Y. Zhang, N. Isabel, J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 2000. Phenotypic correlations between juvenile-mature wood density and growth in black spruce. Wood Fiber Science 32: 61-71.

Morin, R., J. Beaulieu, M. Deslauriers, G. Daoust & J. Bousquet. 2000. Low genetic diversity at allozyme loci in Juglans cinerea. Canadian Journal of Botany 78: 1238-1243.


1999

Et-touil, K., L. Bernier, J. Beaulieu, J.A. Bérubé, A. Hopkins & R.C. Hamelin. 1999. Genetic structure of Cronartium ribicola populations in eastern Canada. Phytopathology 89: 915-919.

Isabel, N., J. Beaulieu, P. Thériault & J. Bousquet. 1999. Direct evidence for biased gene estimates from dominant random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) fingerprints. Molecular Ecology 8: 477-483.

Messier, C., S. Parent, M. Chengaou & J. Beaulieu. 1999. Juvenile growth and crown morphological plasticity of eastern white pines (Pinus strobus L.) planted along a natural light gradient: Results after 6 years. The Forestry Chronicle 75: 275-279.


1998

Beaulieu, J., M. Deslauriers & G. Daoust. 1998. Flower induction treatments have no effects on seed traits and transmission of alleles in Picea glauca. Tree Physiology 18: 817-821.


1997

Li, P., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 1997. Genetic structure and patterns of genetic variation among populations in eastern white spruce (Picea glauca). Canadian Journal of Forest Research 27: 189-198.

Li, P., J. Beaulieu, G. Daoust & A. Plourde. 1997. Patterns of adaptive genetic variation in eastern white pine (Pinus strobus) from Quebec. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 27: 199-206.


1996

Beaulieu, J., A. Plourde, G. Daoust & L. Lamontagne. 1996. Genetic variation in juvenile growth in an eastern white pine provenance-progeny test established in Quebec. Forest Genetics 3: 81-90.


1995

Beaulieu, J. & J.-P. Simon. 1995. Mating system in natural populations of eastern white pine in Quebec. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 25: 1697-1703.

Beaulieu, J. & J.-P. Simon. 1995. Variation in cone morphology and seed characters in Pinus strobus L. in Quebec. Canadian Journal of Botany 73: 262-271.

Daoust, G., A. Plourde & J. Beaulieu. 1995. Influence of crown size and maturation on flower production and sex expression in Picea glauca treated with gibberellin A4/7. Tree Physiology 15: 471-475.

Hamelin, R.C., J. Beaulieu & A. Plourde. 1995. Genetic diversity in populations of Cronartium ribicola in plantations and natural stands of Pinus strobus. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 91: 1214-1221.

Isabel, N., J. Beaulieu & J. Bousquet. 1995. Complete congruence between gene diversity estimates derived from genotypic data at enzyme and RAPD loci in black spruce. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA 92: 6369-6373.


1994

Beaulieu, J. & J.-P. Simon. 1994. Genetic structure and variability in Pinus strobus L. in Quebec. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 24: 1726-1733.

Beaulieu, J. & J.-P. Simon. 1994. Inheritance and linkage relationships of allozymes in Pinus strobus L. Silvae Genetica 43: 253-261.

Blouin, D., J. Beaulieu, G. Daoust & J. Poliquin. 1994. Wood quality of Norway spruce grown in plantations in Quebec. Wood and Fiber Science 26: 342-353.


1993

Beaulieu, J., J.-P. Simon & R. Laguë. 1993. Computer program for calculating within-population variance of hetero­zygosity. Journal of Heredity 84: 86.

Desponts, M., A. Plourde, J. Beaulieu & G. Daoust. 1993. Impact de la sélection sur la variabi­lité génétique de l’épi­nette blanche au Québec. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 23: 1196-1202.

Li, P., J. Beaulieu, A. Corriveau & J. Bousquet. 1993. Genetic variation in juvenile growth and phenology in a white spruce provenance-progeny test. Silvae Genetica 42: 52-60.


1991

Corriveau, A., J. Beaulieu & G. Daoust. 1991. Heritability and genetic correlations of wood characters of Upper Ottawa Valley white spruce popu­lations grown in Quebec. The Forestry Chronicle 67: 698-705.


1990

Corriveau, A., J. Beaulieu, F. Mothe, J. Poliquin & J. Doucet. 1990. Densité et largeur de cernes des populations d’Épi­nettes blanches de la région forestière des Gra­nds Lacs et du Saint-Lau­rent. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 20: 121-129.


1989

Beaulieu, J., A. Corriveau & G. Daoust. 1989. Productivité et stabilité phénotypique de l’épinette rouge au Québec. The Forestry Chronicle 65: 42-48.


1987

Corriveau, A., J. Beaulieu & G. Daoust. 1987. Wood density of natural white spruce populations in Québec. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 17: 675‑­682.