Inaki Hormaza

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InstitutionSubtropical and Mediterranean Fruit Department
29750 Algarrobo-Costa
Malaga, SPAIN
Postal addressE.E. la Mayora
 Finca La Mayora s/n
N/A = Not Applicable
Office phone952548990
Mobile phone952548990
Preferred COLOSS theme(s)   Diversity & Conservation,Environment
COLOSS Taskforce(s)   CSI Pollen
Research interestsPollination biology
1. Hormaza, J.I., M. Herrero (1992) Pollen selection.
Theoretical and Applied Genetics 83: 663 – 672

2. Hormaza, J.I., L. Dollo, V.S. Polito (1994) Identification of a RAPD marker linked to sex determination in Pistacia vera using bulked segregant analysis.
Theoretical and Applied Genetics 89: 9 – 13

3. Hormaza, J.I., L. Dollo, V.S. Polito (1994) Determination of relatedness and geographical movements of Pistacia vera L. (Pistachio) germplasm by RAPD analysis.
Economic Botany 48: 349 – 358. DOI: 10.1007/BF02862231

4. Fabbri, A., J.I. Hormaza, V.S. Polito (1995) Random amplified polymorphic DNA analysis of olive (Olea europaea L.) cultivars.
Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 120: 538 – 542.

5. Dollo, L., J.I. Hormaza, V.S. Polito (1995) RAPD polymorphisms among pistachio (Pistacia vera L.) cultivars.
Fruit Varieties Journal 49: 147 – 152.

6. Hormaza, J.I., K. Pinney, V.S. Polito (1996) Correlation in the tolerance to ozone between sporophytes and male gametophytes of several fruit and nut tree species (Rosaceae).
Sexual Plant Reproduction 9: 44 – 48.

7. Hormaza, J.I., M. Herrero (1996) Dynamics of pollen tube growth under different competition regimes.
Sexual Plant Reproduction 9: 153 – 160. DOI: 10.1007/BF02221395

8. Hormaza, J.I., V.S. Polito (1996) Pistillate and staminate flower development in dioecious Pistacia vera (Pistachio, Anacardiaceae).
American Journal of Botany 83: 759 – 766. DOI: 10.2307/2445853

9. Hormaza, J.I., M. Herrero (1996) Male gametophytic selection as a plant breeding tool.
Scientia Horticulturae 65: 321 – 333. DOI: 10.1016/0304-4238(96)00899-0

10. Herrero, M., J.I. Hormaza (1996) Pistil strategies controlling pollen tube growth.
Sexual Plant Reproduction 9: 343 – 347. DOI: 10.1007/s004970050053

11. Hormaza, J.I., K. Pinney, V.S. Polito (1998) Genetic diversity of pistachio (Pistacia vera L.) germplasm based on Randomly Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers.
Economic Botany 52: 78 – 87. DOI: 10.1007/BF02861298

12. Nicese, F.P., J.I. Hormaza, G.H. McGranahan (1998) Molecular characterization and genetic relatedness among walnut (Juglans regia L.) genotypes based on RAPD markers.
Euphytica 101: 199 – 206. DOI: 10.1023/A:1018390120142

13. Hormaza, J.I., M. Herrero (1998) Pollen effects on fruit and seed characteristics in pistachio (Pistacia vera L.).
Annals of Applied Biology 132: 357 – 364. DOI:10.1111/j.1744-7348.1998.tb05211.x

14. Hormaza, J.I. (1999) Early selection in cherry combining RAPDs with embryo culture.
Scientia Horticulturae 79: 121 – 126. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-4238(98)00204-0

15. Hormaza, J.I., M. Herrero (1999) Pollen performance as affected by the pistilar genotype in sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.).
Protoplasma 208: 129 – 135. DOI: 10.1007/BF01279083

16. Rodrigo, J., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2000) Ovary starch reserves and flower development in apricot (Prunus armeniaca).
Physiologia Plantarum 108: 35 – 42. DOI:10.1034/j.1399-3054.2000.108001035.x

17. Hormaza, J.I. (2002) Molecular characterization and similarity relationships among apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) genotypes using Simple Sequence Repeats.
Theoretical and Applied Genetics 104: 321 – 328. DOI: 10.1007/s001220100684

18. Wünsch, A, J.I. Hormaza (2002) Cultivar identification and genetic fingerprinting of temperate fruit tree species using DNA markers.
Euphytica 125: 59 – 67. DOI: 10.1023/A:1015723805293

19. Serrano, B, J. Gómez-Aparisi, J.I. Hormaza (2002) Molecular fingerprinting of Prunus rootstocks using SSRs.
Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 77: 368 – 372.

20. Wünsch, A., J.I. Hormaza (2002) Molecular characterization of sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.) cultivars using peach (Prunus persica L. Batsch.) SSR sequences.
Heredity 89: 56 – 63. DOI: 10.1038/sj.hdy.6800101

21. Errea, P., V. Aguelo, J.I. Hormaza (2002) Seasonal variations in detection and transmission of pear decline phytoplasma.
Journal of Phytopathology 150: 439 – 443. DOI: 10.1046/j.1439-0434.2002.00767.x

22. Arnedo-Andrés, M.S., R. Gil-Ortega, M. Luis-Arteaga, J.I. Hormaza (2002) Development of RAPD and SCAR markers linked to the pvr4 locus for resistance to PVY in pepper (Capsicum annuum L.).
Theoretical and Applied Genetics 105: 1067 – 1074. DOI: 10.1007/s00122-002-1058-2

23. Hedhly, A, J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2003) The effect of temperature on stigmatic receptivity in sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.).
Plant, Cell & Environment 26: 1673 – 1680. DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-3040.2003.01085.x

24. Wünsch, A., J.I. Hormaza (2004) Cloning and characterization of genomic DNA sequences of four self-incompatibility alleles in sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.).
Theoretical and Applied Genetics 108: 299 – 305. DOI: 10.1007/s00122-003-1418-6

25. Viruel, M.A., J.I. Hormaza (2004) Development, characterization and variability analysis of microsatellites in lychee (Litchi chinensis Sonn., Sapindaceae).
Theoretical and Applied Genetics 108: 896 – 902. DOI: 10.1007/s00122-003-1497-4

26. Wünsch, A., J.I. Hormaza (2004) Molecular evaluation of genetic diversity and S-allele composition of local Spanish sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.) cultivars.
Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 51: 635 – 641.

27. Hedhly, A, J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2004) Effect of temperature on pollen tube kinetics and dynamics in sweet cherry (Prunus avium L., Rosaceae).
American Journal of Botany 91: 558 – 564. DOI: 10.3732/ajb.91.4.558
28. Wünsch, A., J.I. Hormaza (2004) S-allele identification by PCR analysis in sweet cherry cultivars.
Plant Breeding 123: 327 – 331. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0523.2004.00984.x

29. Escribano, P., M.A. Viruel, J.I. Hormaza (2004) Characterization and cross-species amplification of microsatellite markers in cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill., Annonaceace).
Molecular Ecology Notes 4: 746 – 748. DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-8286.2004.00809.x

30. Wünsch, A., J.I. Hormaza (2004) Genetic and molecular analysis in ‘Cristobalina’ sweet cherry, a spontaneous self-compatible mutant.
Sexual Plant Reproduction 17: 203 – 210. DOI: 10.1007/s00497-004-0234-8

31. Giraldo, E., M.A. Viruel, M. López-Corrales, J.I. Hormaza (2005) Characterisation and cross-species transferability of microsatellites in the common fig (Ficus carica L.).
Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 80: 217 – 224.

32. Viruel M.A., P. Escribano, M. Barbieri, M. Ferri, J.I. Hormaza (2005) Fingerprinting, embryo type and geographic differentiation in mango (Mangifera indica L., Anacardiaceae) with microsatellites.
Molecular Breeding 15: 383 – 393. DOI: 10.1007/s11032-004-7982-x
33. Hedhly A., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2005) The effect of temperature on pollen germination, pollen tube growth and stigmatic receptivity in peach.
Plant Biology 7: 476 – 483. DOI: 10.1055/s-2005-865850

34. Hedhly A., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2005) Influence of genotype-temperature interaction on pollen performance.
Journal of Evolutionary Biology 18: 1494 – 1502. DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2005.00939.x
Seleccionado como artículo de interés por faculty of 1000:

35. Lora J., M.A. Pérez de Oteyza, P. Fuentetaja, J.I. Hormaza (2006) Low temperature storage and in vitro germination of cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill.) pollen.
Scientia Horticulturae 108: 91 – 94. DOI: 10.1016/j.scienta.2005.12.003

36. Arbeloa A., M.E. Daorden, E. García, A. Wünsch, J.I. Hormaza, J.A. Marín (2006) Significant effect of accidental pollinations on the progeny of low setting Prunus interspecific crosses.
Euphytica 147: 389 - 394 DOI: 10.1007/s10681-005-9035-x

37. Wünsch, A., M. Carrera, J.I. Hormaza (2006) Molecular characterization of local Spanish peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch] germplasm.
Genetic Resources & Crop Evolution 53: 925 – 932. DOI: 10.1007/s10722-004-6697-5

38. Escribano, P., M.A. Viruel, J.I. Hormaza (2007) Molecular analysis of genetic diversity and geographic origin within an ex situ germplasm collection of cherimoya by using SSRs.
Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 132: 357 – 367.

39. Wünsch, A, J.I. Hormaza (2007) Characterization of variability and genetic similarity of European pear using microsatellite loci developed in apple.
Scientia Horticulturae 113: 37 – 43. DOI: 10.1016/j.scienta.2007.02.002
40. Alcaraz, M.L., J.I. Hormaza (2007) Molecular characterization and genetic diversity in an avocado collection of cultivars and local Spanish genotypes using SSRs.
Hereditas 144: 244 – 253. DOI: 10.1111/j.2007.0018-0661.02019.x

41. Hedhly, A., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2007) Warm temperatures at bloom reduce fruit set in sweet cherry.
Journal of Applied Botany and Food Quality 81: 158 – 164.

42. Giraldo, E., M. López-Corrales, J.I. Hormaza (2008) Optimization of the management of an ex-situ germplasm bank in common fig (Ficus carica L.) with SSRs.
Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 133: 69 – 77

43. Escribano, P., M.A. Viruel, J.I. Hormaza (2008) Development of 52 new polymorphic SSR markers from cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill.). Transferability to related taxa and selection of a reduced set for DNA fingerprinting and diversity studies.
Molecular Ecology Resources 8: 317 – 321. DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-8286.2007.01941.x

44. Brini, W., M. Mars, J.I. Hormaza (2008) Genetic diversity in local Tunisian pears (Pyrus communis L.) studied with SSR markers.
Scientia Horticulturae 115: 337 – 341. DOI: 10.1016/j.scienta.2007.10.012

45. Montserrat M., F. de la Peña, J.I. Hormaza, J.J. González-Fernández (2008) How do Neoseiulus californicus (Acari: Phytoseiidae) adults break in densely webbed spider mite nests?
Experimental and Applied Acarology 44: 101 – 106 DOI: 10.1007/s10493-008-9137-y

46. Escribano, P., M.A. Viruel, J.I. Hormaza (2008) Comparison of different methods to construct a core germplasm collection in woody perennial species with SSR markers. A case study in cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill.), an underutilized subtropical fruit tree species.
Annals of Applied Biology 153: 25 – 32 DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7348.2008.00232.x

47. Hedhly, A., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2009) Global warming and sexual plant reproduction.
Trends in Plant Science 14: 30-36 DOI: 10.1016/j.tplants.2008.11.001

48. Hedhly, A., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2009) Flower emasculation accelerates ovule degeneration and reduces fruit set in sweet cherry.
Scientia Horticulturae 119: 455-457 DOI: 10.1016/j.scienta.2008.08.020

49. Lora, J., M. Herrero, J.I. Hormaza (2009) The coexistence of bicellular and tricellular pollen in Annona cherimola Mill. (Annonaceae): Implications for pollen evolution.
American Journal of Botany 96: 802-808. DOI: 10.3732/ajb.0800167

50. Carrera, L., J. Sanzol, M. Herrero, J.I. Hormaza (2009) Genomic characterization of self-incompatibility ribonucleases (S-RNases) in loquat (Eriobotrya japonica Lindl.).
Molecular Breeding 23: 539-551 DOI: 10.1007/s11032-008-9254-7

51. Rodrigo, J., M. Herrero, J.I. Hormaza (2009) Pistil traits and flower fate in Prunus armeniaca.
Annals of Applied Biology 154: 365-375. DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7348.2008.00305.x

52. Alcaraz, M.L., J.I. Hormaza (2009) Selection of potential pollinizers for ‘Hass’ avocado based on flowering time and male-female overlapping.
Scientia Horticulturae 121: 267-271. DOI: 10.1016/j.scienta.2009.02.001

53. González-Fernández, J.J., F. de la Peña, J.I. Hormaza, J.R. Boyero, J.M. Vela, E. Wong, M.M. Trigo, M. Montserrat (2009) Alternative prey improves multiple-predator effect on biological pest control. A case study in avocado orchards.
Bulletin of Entomological Research 99: 433-444 DOI: 10.1017/S000748530800641X

54. Lora, J., M.P. Testillano, M.C. Risueño, J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2009) Pollen development in Annona cherimola (Annonaceae). Implications for the evolution of aggregated pollen.
BMC Plant Biology 9: 129-139 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2229-9-129

55. Chatrou, L.W., M. P. Escribano, M.A. Viruel, J.W. Maas, S. Wink, J.E. Richardson, J.I. Hormaza (2009) Flanking regions of monomorphic microsatellite loci provide a new source of data for plant species-level phylogenetics.
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 53: 726-733 DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2009.07.024
56. Lora, J., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero (2010) The progamic phase of and early-divergent angiosperm, Annona cherimola Mill. (Annonaceae).
Annals of Botany 105: 221-231 DOI: 10.1093/aob/mcp276

57. Madhou, M., T. Bahorun, J.I. Hormaza (2010) Phenotypic and molecular diversity of litchi cultivars in Mauritius.
Fruits 65: 141-152 DOI: 10.1051/fruits/2010009

58. Wünsch, A., R. Tao, J.I. Hormaza (2010) Self-compatibility in 'Cristobalina' sweet cherry is not associated with duplications or modified transcription levels of S-locus genes.
Plant Cell Reports 29: 715-721 DOI: 10.1007/s00299-010-0857-1

59. Giraldo, E., M. López-Corrales, J.I. Hormaza (2010) Selection of the most discriminating morphological qualitative variables for common fig (Ficus carica L.) germplasm characterization.
Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 135: 240-249

60. Alcaraz, M.L., J.I. Hormaza, J. Rodrigo (2010) Ovary starch reserves and pistil development in avocado (Persea americana).
Physiologia Plantarum 140: 395-404 DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-3054.2010.01410.x

61. Lora, J., M. Herrero, J.I. Hormaza (2011) Stigmatic receptivity in a dichogamous early-divergent angiosperm species, Annona cherimola Mill. (Annonaceae). Influence of temperature and humidity.
American Journal of Botany 98: 265-274 DOI: 10.3732/ajb.1000185

62. Lora, J., J.I. Hormaza, M. Herrero, C.S. Gasser (2011) Seedless fruits and the disruption of a conserved genetic pathway in angiosperm ovule development.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108: 5461-5465
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1014514108

63. Alcaraz, M.L., J.I. Hormaza (2011) Influence of physical distance between cultivars on yield, outcrossing rate and selective fruit drop in avocado (Persea americana Mill., Lauraceae).
Annals of Applied Biology 158: 354-361 DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7348.2011.00469.x

64. Carrera, L., J. Sanzol, E. Soler, M. Herrero, J.I. Hormaza (2011) Molecular S-RNase genotyping and determination of S-RNase-based incompatibility groups in loquat [Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl.].
Euphytica 181: 267-275 DOI: 10.1007/s10681-011-0426-x

65. Alcaraz, M.L., M. Montserrat, J.I. Hormaza (2011) In vitro pollen germination in avocado (Persea americana Mill.): optimization of the method and effect of temperature.
Scientia Horticulturae 130: 152-156 DOI: 10.1016/j.scienta.2011.06.030

66. Martín, C., M. Herrero, J.I. Hormaza (2011) Molecular characterization of apricot germplasm from an old stone collection.
PLoS ONE 6: e23979 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023979

67. van Zonneveld, M. X. Scheldeman, P. Escribano, M.A. Viruel, P. Van Damme, W. Garcia, C. Tapia, J. Romero, M. Sigueñas, J.I. Hormaza (2012) Mapping genetic diversity of cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill.): Application of spatial analysis for conservation and use of plant genetic resources.
PLoS ONE 7: e29845

68. Lora, J., M. Herrero, J.I. Hormaza. (2012) Pollen performance, cell number, and physiological state in the early-divergent angiosperm Annona cherimola Mill. (Annonaceae) are related to environmental conditions during the final stages of pollen development.
Sexual Plant Reproduction 25: 157-167

69. Friedman, W.E., J.B. Bachelier, J.I. Hormaza (2012) Embryology in Trithuria submersa (Hydatellaceae) and relationships between embryo, endosperm, and perisperm in early-diverging flowering plants.
American Journal of Botany 99: 1083-1095 DOI: 10.3732/ajb.1200066

70. Shamili, M., R. Fatahi, J.I. Hormaza (2012) Characterization and evaluation of genetic diversity of Iranian mango (Mangifera indica L., Anacardiaceae) genotypes using microsatellites.
Scientia Horticulturae 148: 230-234 DOI:

71. Montserrat, M., C. Guzmán, R.M. Sahún, J.E. Belda, J.I. Hormaza (2013) Pollen supply promotes but high temperatura demote predatory mite abundance in Mediterranean climate avocado orchards. Implications for biological pest control in a changing climate.
Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 164: 155-161 DOI:

72. Delaplane K.S., A. Dag, R.G. Danka, B.M. Freitas, L.A. Garibaldi, M. Goodwin, J.I. Hormaza (2013) Standard methods for pollination research with Apis mellifera.
Journal of Apicultural Research 52(4) DOI: 10.3896/IBRA.

73. Madhou, M., F. Normand, T. Bahorun, J.I. Hormaza (2013) Fingerprinting and analysis of genetic diversity of litchi (Litchi chinensis Sonn.) accessions from different germplasm collections using microsatellite markers.
Tree Genetics and Genomes 9: 387-396 DOI: 10.1007/s11295-012-0560-1

74. Contreras-Gutiérrez, P.K., E. Hurtado-Fernández, M. Gómez-Romero, J.I. Hormaza, A. Carrasco-Pancorbo, A. Fernández-Gutiérrez (2013) Determination of changes in the metabolic profile of avocado fruits (Persea americana) by two capillary electrophoresis-mass spectrometry approaches (targeted and non-targeted).
Electrophoresis 34: 2928–2942 DOI:10.1002/elps.201200676

75. Rodríguez, D., M.J. Grajal-Martín, M. Isidrón, S. Petit, J.I. Hormaza (2013) Polymorphic microsatellite markers in pineapple (Ananas comosus (L.) Merrill).
Scientia Horticulturae 156: 127-130 DOI:
76. Alcaraz, M.L., G. Thorp, J.I. Hormaza (2013) Phenological growth stages of avocado (Persea americana Mill.) according to the BBCH scale
Scientia Horticulturae 164: 434-439. DOI:
77. Alcaraz, M.L., J.I. Hormaza, J. Rodrigo (2013) Pistil starch reserves determine flower fate in avocado (Persea americana)
PLoS ONE 8(10): e78467 DOI: doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0078467

78. Larrañaga, N., R.E. Mejía, J.I. Hormaza, A. Montoya, A. Soto, G.A Fontecha (2013) Genetic structure of Plasmodium falciparum populations across the Honduras-Nicaragua border.
Malaria Journal 12:354 DOI: doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-354

79. Cachi, A.M., A. Hedhly, J.I. Hormaza, A. Wünsch (2014) Pollen tube growth in the self-compatible sweet cherry genotype, ‘Cristobalina’, is slowed down after self-pollination.
Annals of Applied Biology 164: 73-84 DOI: 10.1111/aab.12079