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Alpine Botany

Alpine Botany

Editor-in-Chief: Jürg Stöcklin

ISSN: 1664-2201 (print version)
ISSN: 1664-221X (electronic version)

Journal no. 35

Jürg Stöcklin
Institute of Botany
University of Basel
Schönbeinstrasse 6
CH 4056 Basel

Editorial Board
Mary T. Kalin Arroyo
Institute of Ecology and Biodiversity
University of Chile
Santiago de Chile

Philippe Choler
Laboratoire d’ Écologie Alpine
Université J. Fourier

Katharine Dickinson
Department of Botany
University of Otago
New Zealand

Markus Fischer
Institut of Plant Sciences
University of Bern

Georg Grabherr
Institut für Ökologie und Naturschutz
Universität Wien

Christian Körner
Institute of Botany
University of Basel

Gaku Kudo
Laboratory of Terrestrial Ecology

Andreas Lüscher
Forage Production and Grassland Systems
Agroscope ART

Christian Parisod
Laboratory of Evolutionary Botany
University Neuchâtel

Eva Spehn
Institute of Botany
University of Basel

Hang Sun
Kunming Institute of Botany

Ørjan Totland
Department of ecology and natural resource management
Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Andreas Tribsch
Department of Organismic Biology
University of Salzburg

Sonja Wipf
WSL Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research



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    Alpine Botany is an international journal providing a forum for botanical studies with a particular interest in plant ecology, vegetation and flora of mountain regions.

    Alpine Botany publishes original contributions and reviews on biogeography, biosystematics, evolutionary biology, population biology, ecophysiology and functional ecology of plants and vegetation, and on interactions of plants with plants, animals or microorganisms.

    We aim at contributions that explore plant biological phenomena in order to understand functionally ongoing ecological, evolutionary or physiological processes.

    Descriptive or applied studies are acceptable, provided that clear research questions are addressed and that findings are presented in a context fitting the scope of the journal. Articles must be relevant for an international readership.

    Alpine Botany is the official publication of the Swiss Botanical Society and is published by Springer Basel AG, Switzerland.

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    First published in 1891
    1 volume per year, 2 issues per volume
    Format: 21 x 27.9 cm
    ISSN 1664-2201 (print)
    ISSN 1664-221X (electronic) 

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