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updated: 01/19/11 

Current Research Projects
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Floristic treatments of Gentianaceae

BY REGION

 

Worldwide projects

Phylogeny and character evolution in Potalieae (L. Struwe, V. A. Albert)

Phylogeny of Chironiinae (G. Mansion)

Evolution and nomenclature of Centaurium (G. Mansion)

Structural aspects of achlorophyllous gentians (and other myco-heterotrophic plants), in particular their underground parts and mycorrhiza (S. Imhof)

Phylogeny, biogeography and morphological evolution of Gentianopsis
(B. Whitlock and P. Groff)

 

Africa and Madagascar

Phylogeny of Exacum (Y-M. Yuan, P. Kuepfer, J. Kissling)

Phylogeny and character evolution in Potalieae (L. Struwe, V. A. Albert)

Phylogeny and taxonomy of Sebaea (J. Kissling)

 

Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific

Phylogeny and character evolution in Potalieae (L. Struwe, V. A. Albert)

Phylogeny of Exacum (Y-M. Yuan, P. Kuepfer)

Evolution and nomenclature of Centaurium (G. Mansion)

Ethnobotany of Fagraea (T. Motley)

Revision of Gentianella in New Zealand (D. Glenny)

 

Asia

Phylogeny of Exacum (Y-M. Yuan, P. Kuepfer)

Evolution and nomenclature of Centaurium (G. Mansion)

Gentianaceae for Flora of Cambodia, Laos & Vietnam (S. Hul)

Biogeography and phylogeny of Eurasian Gentiana (A. Prokopiv)

Anatomy of roots in Gentiana (especially the change of roots covering tissue during ontogeny), morphological differentiation of roots in the root system, the structure of shoot systems and their development, architectural models and the shoot building models (A. Prokopiv)

 

 

Europe

Evolution and nomenclature of Centaurium (G. Mansion)

Reevaluation of Gentianella sect. Gentianella in Europe (J. Greimler)

Biogeography and phylogeny of Eurasian Gentiana (A. Prokopiv)

Anatomy of roots in Gentiana (especially the change of roots covering tissue during ontogeny), morphological differentiation of roots in the root system, the structure of shoot systems and their development, architectural models and the shoot building models (A. Prokopiv)

 

North America

Evolution and nomenclature of Centaurium (G. Mansion)

Population dynamics and reproductive biology of the endangered species Sabatia kennedyana (L. Orrell)

Gentianaceae for Flora of North America North of Mexico (J. Pringle)

Population dynamics of Swertia albomarginata in the eastern Mojave Desert (T. Schweich)

 

Central America and the Caribbean

Phylogeny of Lisianthius (J. DeLaet))

Phylogenetic position of Bisgoeppertia (M. Thiv)

Phylogeny, biodiversity, and biogeography of Helieae (L. Struwe)

Evolution and nomenclature of Centaurium (G. Mansion)

 

South America

Phylogeny, biodiversity, and biogeography of Helieae (L. Struwe)

Phylogeny, biogeography, and Flora Neotropica of Macrocarpaea (J. R. Grant)

Systematics and Flora Neotropica of Symbolanthus (L. Struwe & K. Gould)

Gentianaceae of Bolivia (L. Struwe, J. R. Grant, J. Pringle, and others)

Flora Neotropica - Halenia (B. von Hagen)

Monograph of Potalia (L. Struwe & V. A. Albert)

Evolution and nomenclature of Centaurium (G. Mansion)

Revision of Chelonanthus (K. Lepis)

Revision of Tachia (L. Struwe)

 

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For corrections and additions, contact Lena Struwe at struwe@aesop.rutgers.edu