Meet the Editorial Board

Editors-in-Chief

Marcus A. Koch

New Content ItemResearch group of Biodiversity and Plant Systematics, Centre for Organismal Studies Heidelberg (COS Heidelberg), University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Expertise: Plant evolution, systematics, taxonomy, phylogenetics, biodiversity and conservation.

http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1693-6829

Martin A. Lysak

New Content ItemResearch group Plant Cytogenomics, Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC), Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Expertise: Plant genome and karyotype evolution, chromosomes, plant cytogenetics, cytogenomics and paleogenomics.

http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0318-4194

Karol Marhold

New Content ItemDepartment of Vascular Plants Taxonomy, Plant Science and Biodiversity Centre, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia

Expertise: Plant systematics, molecular phylogenetics, morphometrics, karyology, taxonomy and nomenclature.

http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7658-0844

Managing Editors

Barbora Šingliarová & Katarína Skokanová

New Content ItemDepartment of Vascular Plants Taxonomy, Plant Science and Biodiversity Centre, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia

http://ibot.sav.sk/usr/Basa/http://ibot.sav.sk/usr/Jola/editorial-office-pse@savba.sk

Associate Editors
Frank R. Blattner

New Content ItemResearch Group of Experimental Taxonomy, Department of Genebank, Leibniz-Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research, Gatersleben, Germany

Expertise: Taxonomy, phylogeography, population genetics and evolutionary biology of crops and their wild relatives.

http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7731-7741

Jose M. Bonifacino

New Content ItemBotany Laboratory at Department of Biología Vegetal, Facultad de Agronomía, Montevideo, Uruguay

Expertise: Systematics and taxonomy of the South American members of the family Compositae.

http://www.fagro.edu.uy/bioveg/mauricio-bonifacino.html

Ferhat Celep

New Content ItemDepartment of Biology, Kirikkale University, Kirikkale, Turkey

Expertise: Plant systematics, morphology, anatomy, micro-morphology, molecular phylogeny pollination and reproductive biology.

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ferhat_Celep

Walter Durka

New Content ItemDepartment Community Ecology, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) Halle, Germany

Expertise: Molecular ecology of plants and animals, conservation genetics, landscape genetics, invasion genetics of neophytic species, species and genetic diversity.

http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6611-2246

Peter K. Endress

New Content ItemInstitute of Systematic Botany, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Expertise: Macrosystematics of angiosperms, morphology, anatomy, systematic embryology, development and evolution of flowers.

http://www.systbot.uzh.ch/de/Personen/ProfessorenundDozenten/PeterEndress.html

Mario Fernández-Mazuecos

New Content ItemDepartment of Biodiversity and Conservation, Real Jardín Botánico (RJB-CSIC), Madrid, Spain

Expertise: Phylogeny, biogeography and phylogeography of vascular plants, with a focus on the Mediterranean and Macaronesian regions; flower evolution and its relationship with insect pollinators.

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mario_Fernandez-Mazuecos

Jörg Fuchs

New Content ItemChromosome Structure and Function Laboratory, Leibniz-Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research, Gatersleben, Germany

Expertise: Karyotype and genome size evolution, chromosomal structure, nuclear architecture, molecular cytogenetics, flow cytometry, epigenetics.

http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4171-5371

Terry Hedderson

New Content ItemDepartment of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Expertise: Bryophyte Taxonomy and Systematics, Molecular Systematics,Phylogenetics and Phylogeography

http://www.biologicalsciences.uct.ac.za/bio/staff/academic/hedderson

Michael Hesse

New Content ItemDepartment of Structural and Functional Botany, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Expertise: Palynology, sexual reproduction, anther tapetum, pollen and spore development.

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Michael_Hesse

Julius Jeiter

New Content ItemNees-Institut für Biodiversität der Pflanzen, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Expertise: Floral evolution, floral development, morphology and anatomy, nectary development, morphology and evolution, pollination biology, 3D-imaging.

https://www.nees.uni-bonn.de/staff/pages/%20Julius%20Jeiter%2C%20M.Sc.%20

Hans de Jong

New Content ItemLaboratory of Genetics, Plant Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands

Expertise: Application of cytogenetics for plant breeding, fundamental research of meiosis genes of plants and fungi

http://www.wur.nl/en/Expertise-Services/Chair-groups/Plant-Sciences/Laboratory-of-Genetics/People/Hans-de-Jong.htm

Roland Kirschner

Fungal Resources Laboratory, School of Forestry and Resource Conservation, National Taiwan University

Expertise: Fungal and Microbial Diversity, Taxonomy, Biology and Ecology, Environmental Microbiology and Mycology, Phytopathology, Phylogenetic Analysis

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Roland_Kirschner

Miroslav Kolařík

New Content ItemLaboratory of fungal genetics and metabolism, Institute of Microbiology, Czech Academy of Sciences, Praha, Czech Republic

Expertise: Ecology, diversity, taxonomy (classical and molecular approaches) and secondary metabolites of insect associated, clinical, soil and wood endophytic fungi.

http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4016-0335

Ales Kovarik

New Content ItemDepartment of Molecular Epigenetics, Institute of Biophysics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Brno, Czech Republic

Expertise: Evolution of polyploid genomes, structure and expression of ribosomal RNA genes, organisation of satellite DNA repeats.

http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2896-0698

Hiroshi Kudoh

New Content ItemCenter for Ecological Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

Expertise: Molecular ecology, epigenetics, adaptation and diversification of plants.

http://www.ecology.kyoto-u.ac.jp/~kudoh/en/index.html

Yvonne Němcová

New Content ItemDepartment of Botany, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Expertise: Phycology, Phylogenetics, Freshwater and Phytoplankton Ecology, Algal Community Structure and Diversity, Geometric Morphometrics

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Yvonne_Nemcova

Christoph Oberprieler

New Content ItemEvolutionary and Systematic Botany Group, Institute of Plant Sciences, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany

Expertise: Plant systematics, evolution of polyploid complexes, hybridization, morphology, micromorphology, phytochemistry, biogeography, phylogeography, phyloecology, phylogeny and taxonomy.

http://www.uni-regensburg.de/biologie-vorklinische-medizin/evolution-systematik-pflanzen/prof-dr-christoph-oberprieler/index.html

Christian Parisod

New Content ItemInstitute of Plant Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

Expertise: Alpine botany, phylogeography, evolutionary ecology, genome evolution, polyploidy, hybridization, landscape genetics, local adaptation and population genetics.

http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8798-0897

Neuer InhaltGiuseppe Pellegrino

Department of Biology, Ecology and Earth Science, University of Calabria, Rende, Italy

Expertise: Evolutionary genomics and ecological bases of plant adaptation and speciation, genetic bases of reproductive isolation, pollination

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9358-2075

Stephen W. Peterson

New Content ItemMycotoxin Prevention and Applied Microbiology, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Peoria, IL, United States

Expertise: Fungal systematics and taxonomy, molecular phylogenetics, taxonomy and phylogeny of Aspergillus, Penicillium and Talaromyces.

http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9090-6698

Neuer InhaltYing-Xiong Qiu

College of Life Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

Expertise: Molecular ecology and phylogeny, conservation biology of endangered plants, biogeography of East Asian plants, landscape genomics (RAD-seq, transcriptomics, metabolomics).

https://person.zju.edu.cn/en/qyxhero

Michal Ronikier

New Content ItemMolecular Biogeography Group, Władysław Szafer Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland

Expertise: Alpine and arctic plant species, phylogeography, molecular systematics and conservation genetics.

http://molecular-biogeography.botany.pl/2016-10-06-21-53-46/people/28-dr-michal-ronikier

Louis P. Ronse De Craene

New Content ItemRoyal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Expertise: Macrosystematics of angiosperms, floral morphology, anatomy, development and evolution of flowers.

http://www.rbge.org.uk/science/tropical-diversity/louis-ronse-de-craene

Alexander N. Sennikov

New Content ItemFinnish Museum of Natural History, Helsinki, Finland

Expertise: Ecology, evolutionary biology, plant taxonomy, plant geography, botanical nomenclature, mapping, databasing.

https://tuhat.helsinki.fi/portal/en/persons/alexander-sennikov(40806298-6f74-49ac-ac3b-198eb933521f).html

Andreas Tribsch

New Content ItemResearch group of Molecular Phylogenetics & Molecular Ecology, Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

Expertise: Plant systematics, phylogeny, biogeography, floristics and taxonomy of mountain and arctic-alpine plants, conservation genetics, molecular ecology, species and genetic diversity.

https://www.uni-salzburg.at/index.php?id=40529

Hanna Weiss-Schneeweiss

New Content ItemDepartment of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Expertise: Genome evolution, molecular cytogenetics and molecular phylogenetics, chromosome structure, repetitive DNA sequence evolution, transposable elements, polyploidy.

http://orcid.org/0000-0002-9530-6808

Mike Thiv

New Content ItemBotany Department, Natural History Museum Stuttgart, Germany

Expertise: Evolution, phylogenetics, conservation and taxonomy of plants.

http://www.naturkundemuseum-bw.de/forschung/botany/thiv

Pablo Vargas

New Content ItemPlant Evolutionary Biology, Royal Botanical Garden of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Expertise: Systematics, evolution of angiosperms, phylogeography, evolution in islands, colonization of plants, conservation and evolutionary biology.

http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4502-0382

Thais N. C. Vasconcelos

New Content ItemUniversity of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Expertise: Evolutionary biology, floral morphology, plant systematics (with a focus on Myrtales), biogeography and ecology.

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Thais_Vasconcelos

Nora Walden

Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University & Research, Wageningen The Netherlands

Experise: Systematics, phylogenetics and population genetics of higher plants, evolutionary genomics and metabarcoding

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Nora_Walden

Livia Wanntorp

New Content ItemDepartment of Botany, Swedish Museum of Natural History

Expertise: Biogeography, molecular phylogenetics, flower morphology and development, pollination mechanisms and syndromes.

http://people.su.se/~lwann/

Z. Wilhelm de Beer

New Content ItemDepartment of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

Expertise: Taxonomy, phylogenetics, population genetics, mating and diagnostics of fungal plant and human pathogens, fungus-insect symbioses and fungal ecology.

http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9758-8987

Yunpeng Zhao

New Content ItemCollege of Life Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Chine

Expertise: Phylogenetics, population genetics of Asian plants, biogeography of eastern Asian-North American disjunction.

http://mypage.zju.edu.cn/en/ypzhao