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  • Biurrun I, Pielech R, Dembicz I, [...], Noroozi J, [...] Dengler J (in press) Benchmarking plant diversity of Palaearctic grasslands and other open habitats. Journal of Vegetation Science
  • Ghobad-Nejhad M, Langer E, Antonin V, Gates G, Noroozi J, Zare R (in press) The gilled fungi and boletes of Iran: diversity, systematics, and nrDNA data. Mycologia Iranica
  • Hartmann J, Silbernagl L, Schneeweiss GM, Barfuss MHJ, Weiss-Schneeweiss H, Schönswetter P (in press) Euphrasia ultima, a new locally endemic diploid species from the Ortler/Ortles range (Italy), is a close relative of widespread allotetraploid E. minima. Plant Biosystems   OPEN ACCESS
  • Larsson DJ, Pan D, Schneeweiss GM (in press) Addressing alpine plant phylogeography using integrative distributional, demographic and coalescent modeling. Alpine Botany   OPEN ACCESS


  • Dembicz I, Dengler J, Steinbauer MJ, Matthews TJ, Bartha S, Burrascano S, Chiarucci A, Filibeck G, Gillet F, Janišová M, Palpurina S, Storch D, Ulrich W, Aćić S, Boch S, Campos JA, Cancellieri L, Carboni M, Ciaschetti G, Conradi T, De Frenne P, Dolezal J, Dolnik C, Essl F, Fantinato E, García-Mijangos I, Giusso del Galdo GP, Grytnes JA, Guarino R, Güler B, Kapfer J, Klichowska E, Kozub Ł, Kuzemko A, Löbel S, Manthey M, Marcenò C, Mimet A, Naqinezhad A, Noroozi J, Nowak A, Pauli H, Peet RK, Pellissier V, Pielech R, Terzi M, Uğurlu E, Valkó O, Vasheniak I, Vassilev K, Vynokurov D, White HJ, Willner W, Winkler M, Wolfrum S, Zhang J, Biurrun I (2021) Fine-grain beta diversity of Plaearctic grassland vegetation. Journal of Vegetation Science 32 (3): e13045   OPEN ACCESS
  • Gutermann W (2021) Ficaria. Pp 1–21 in: Jäger EJ, Kadereit JW (eds) Die Ranunculaceae der Flora von Zentraleuropa. Berlin: Gesellschaft zur Erforschung der Flora Deutschlands.   OPEN ACCESS
  • Karami-Kordalivand P, Esmailzadeh O, Willner W, Noroozi J, Alavi SJ (in press) Classification of forest communities (co-)dominated by Taxus baccata in the Hyrcanian forests (northern Iran) and their comparison with southern Europe. European Journal of Forest Research 140: 463–476
  • Kúr P, Pišová S, Tremetsberger K, Dřevojan P, Kącki Z, Böckelmann J, Bernhardt KG, Hroudová Z, Mesterházy A, Šumberová K (2021) Ecology and genetics of Cyperus fuscus in Central Europe — a model for ephemeral wetland plant research and conservation. Water 13(9): 1277   OPEN ACCESS
  • Mesterházy A, Kúr P (2021) Egy ritka iszapnövény, a Spergularia echinosperma egykori előfordulása Magyarországon. Kitaibelia 26: 3–9
  • Reich D, Gutermann W, Bardy K, Rainer H, Raus T, Sonnleitner M, Tan K, Lachmayer M (2021) The type specimens in Eugen von Halácsy's Herbarium Graecum. Phytotaxa 493(1): 1–156
    (a pdf file with hyperlinks to the specimens can be found here)
  • Reich D, Gutermann W, Prehsler D, Greimler J (2021) Typification of Kerner names in Gentiana sect. Endotricha Froel. (currently classified as Gentianella Moench, Gentianaceae). Phytotaxa 482(1): 1–13   OPEN ACCESS
  • Testolin R, Attorre F, Borchardt P, Brand RF, Bruelheide H, Chytrý M, de Sanctis M, Dolezal J, Finckh M, Haider S, Hemp A, Jandt U, Kessler M, Korolyuk AY, Lenoir J, Makunina N, Malanson GP, Montesinos-Tubée DB, Noroozi J, Nowak A, Peet RK, Peyre G, Sabatini FM, Šibík J, Sklenář P, Sylvester SP, Vassilev K, Virtanen R, Willner W, Wiser SK, Zibzeev EG, Jiménez-Alfaro B (2021) Global patterns and drivers of alpine plant species richness. Global Ecology and Biogeography 30: 1218–1231   OPEN ACCESS
  • Testolin R, Pérez Carmona C, Attore F, Borchardt P, Bruelheide H, Dolezal J, Finckh M, Haider S, Hemp A, Jandt U, Korolyuk AY, Lenoir J, Makunina N, Malanson GP, Mucina L, Noroozi J, Nowak A, Peet RK, Peyre G, Sabatini FM, Šibík J, Sklenář P, Vassilev K, Virtanen R, Wiser SK, Zibzeev EG, Jiménez-Alfaro B (2021) Global functional variation in alpine vegetation. Journal of Vegetation Science 32(2): e13000



  • Bruelheide H, Dengler J, Jiménez-Alfaro B, [...], Noroozi J, [...] Zverev A (2019) sPlot – a new tool for global vegetation analyses. Journal of Vegetation Science 30: 161–186    OPEN ACCESS
  • Gutermann W (2019) Notulae nomenclaturales 46–59. Neilreichia 10: 135–154
  • Kaveh A, Kazempour-Osaloo S, Amirahmadi A, Maassoumi A, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Systematics of Onobrychis sect. Heliobrychis (Fabaceae): morphology and molecular phylogeny revisited. Plant Systematics and Evolution 305: 33–48
  • Kiehn M, Lorence DH (2019) New chromosome number reports for angiosperms native or introduced to Hawai‘i, with additional reports for Fiji and Samoa. Pacific Science 73: 411–420
  • Li X, Feng T, Randle C, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Phylogenetic relationships in Orobanchaceae inferred from low-copy nuclear genes: consolidation of major clades and identification of a novel position of the non-photosynthetic Orobanche clade sister to all other parasitic Orobanchaceae. Frontiers in Plant Science 10: 902    OPEN ACCESS
  • Nafisi H, Kazempour-Osaloo S, Mozaffarian V, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Molecular phylogeny and divergence times of the genus Hedysarum (Fabaceae) with special reference to section Multicaulia in Southwest Asia. Plant Systematics and Evolution 305: 1001–1017
  • Noroozi J, Naqinezhad A, Talebi A, Doostmohammadi M, Plutzar C, Rumpf SB, Asgarpour Z, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Hotspots of vascular plant endemism in a global biodiversity hotspot in Southwest Asia suffer from significant conservation gaps. Biological Conservation 237: 299–307    OPEN ACCESS
  • Noroozi J, Talebi A, Doostmohammadi M, Manafzadeh S, Asgarpour Z, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Endemic diversity and distribution of the Iranian vascular flora across phytogeographical regions, biodiversity hotspots and areas of endemism. Scientific Reports 9: 12991    OPEN ACCESS
  • Noroozi J, Zare G, Sherafati M, Mahmoodi M, Moser D, Asgarpour Z, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Patterns of endemism in Turkey, the meeting point of three global biodiversity hotspots, based on three diverse families of vascular plants. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7: 159    OPEN ACCESS
  • Pachschwöll C, Pachschwöll T (2019) A new find of Arabidopsis neglecta (Brassicaceae) in the Svydovets Massif (Ukrainian Carpathians). Ukrainian Botanical Journal 76: 60–66
  • Pachschwöll C, Reich D, Tan K (2019) The botanical legacy of Mihael Dimonie (1870–1935), an almost forgotten plant collector in the southern Balkan Peninsula before the First World War. Willdenowia 49: 257–279
  • Pan D, Schönswetter P, Moser T, Vitek E, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Ancestral remnants or peripheral segregates? Phylogenetic relationships of two narrowly endemic Euphrasia species (Orobanchaceae) from the eastern European Alps. AoB Plants 11(2): plz007    OPEN ACCESS
  • Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Is the incidence of survival in interior Pleistocene refugia (nunataks) underestimated? Phylogeography of the high mountain plant Androsace alpina (Primulaceae) in the European Alps revisited. Ecology and Evolution 9: 4078–4086    OPEN ACCESS
  • Reich D, Barta T, Bernhardt KG, Lazowski W, Raabe U, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L (2019) Verbreitung und Ökologie von Cyperus michelianus (Cyperaceae) im pannonischen Österreich, neu für das Burgenland. Neilreichia 10: 155–169
  • Skof S, Álvarez I, Pachschwöll C, Schneeweiss GM (2019) Phylogeny and biogeography of the narrowly endemic Doronicum cataractarum (Asteraceae) from the eastern European Alps: Pleistocene origin from Alpine ancestors rather than Tertiary relic with southwest Asian affinity. Plant Systematics and Evolution 305: 139–149    OPEN ACCESS


  • Dengler J, Wagner V, Dembicz I, [...] Noroozi J, [...] Biurrun I (2018) GrassPlot – a database of multi-scale plant diversity in Palaearctic grasslands. Phytocoenologia 48: 331–347
  • Ehrendorfer F, Barfuss MHJ, Manen JF, Schneeweiss GM (2018) Phylogeny, character evolution and spatiotemporal diversification of the species-rich and world-wide distributed tribe Rubieae (Rubiaceae). PLoS ONE 13(12): e0207615   OPEN ACCESS
  • Hülber K, Sonnleitner M, Haider J, Schwentenwein M, Winkler M, Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P (2018) Reciprocal transplantations reveal strong niche differentiation among ploidy-differentiated species of the Senecio carniolicus aggregate (Asteraceae) in the easternmost Alps. Alpine Botany 128: 107–119   OPEN ACCESS
  • Kodym A, Senula A, Temsch E, Hood-Novotny R, Schumacher F, Sekurova O, Zotchev S, Kiehn M (2018) Micropropagation and cryoconservation of the endangered plant species Artemisia laciniata (Asteraceae). CryoLetters 39: 177–189
  • McCann J, Jang TS, Macas J, Schneeweiss GM, Matzke NJ, Novák P, Stuessy TF, Villaseñor JL, Weiss-Schneeweiss H (2018) Dating the species network: allopolyploidy and repetitive DNA evolution in American daisies (Melampodium sect. Melampodium, Asteraceae). Systematic Biology 67: 1010–1024   OPEN ACCESS
  • Noroozi J, Körner C (2018) A bioclimatic characterization of high elevation habitats in the Alborz mountains of Iran. Alpine Botany 128: 1–11   OPEN ACCESS
  • Noroozi J, Talebi A, Doostmohammadi M, Rumpf SB, Linder HP, Schneeweiss GM (2018) Hotspots within a global biodiversity hotspot - areas of endemism are associated with high mountain ranges. Scientific Reports 8: 10345   OPEN ACCESS
  • Paetzold C, Kiehn M, Wood KR, Wagner WL, Appelhans MS (2018) The odd one out or a hidden generalist: Hawaiian Melicope (Rutaceae) do not share traits associated with successful island colonization. Journal of Systematics and Evolution 56: 621–636
  • Rivière S, Breman E, Kiehn M, Carta A, Müller J (2018) How to meet the 2020 GSPC target 8 in Europe: priority-setting for seed banking of native threatened plants. Biodiversity and Conservation 27: 1873–1890
  • Rotter D, Riedl-Dorn C, Zsak K, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L (2018) Die Typha-Arten der Donauauen Wiens und Niederösterreichs vor und nach der Donauregulierung: Eine Vorschau auf die wissenschaftliche Gesamtbearbeitung des Manuskripts von Siegfried Reissek (circa 1860). Neilreichia 9: 161–176
  • Vitek E, Al-Shehbaz IA, Noroozi J, Oganesian ME (2018) Arabis carduchorum (Brassicaceae) – lectotype and comments on the distribution area. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien B 120: 227–231


  • Bernhardt KG, Stöckl N, Kiehn M (2017) Pflanzen mit invasivem Potenzial in Botanischen Gärten XIV: Commelina communis L. (Commelinaceae). Carinthia II 297/127: 7–12
  • Hermans J, Andriantiana J, Sieder A, Kiehn M, Cribb P, Rajavelona L, Gardiner LM (2017) New species and nomenclatural changes in Cynorkis (Orchidaceae: Orchidoideae) from Madagascar and the Mascarenes. Kew Bulletin 72: 38   OPEN ACCESS
  • Li X, Hao B, Pan D, Schneeweiss GM (2017) Marker development for phylogenomics: The case of Orobanchaceae, a plant family with contrasting nutritional modes. Frontiers in Plant Science 8: 1973   OPEN ACCESS
  • Li X, Jang TS, Temsch EM, Kato H, Takayama K, Schneeweiss GM (2017) Molecular and karyological data confirm that the enigmatic genus Platypholis from Bonin-Islands (SE Japan) is phylogenetically nested within Orobanche (Orobanchaceae). Journal of Plant Research 130: 273–280   OPEN ACCESS
  • Noroozi J, Hülber K, Willner W (2017) Phytosociological and ecological description of the high alpine vegetation of NW Iran. Phytocoenologia 47: 233–259
  • Pascher K, Hainz-Renetzeder C, Gollmann G, Schneeweiss GM (2017) Spillage of viable seeds of oilseed rape along transportation routes: ecological risk assessment and perspectives on management efforts. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 5: 104   OPEN ACCESS
  • Schneeweiss GM, Winkler M, Schönswetter P (2017) Secondary contact after divergence in allopatry explains current lack of ecogeographical isolation in two hybridizing alpine plant species. Journal of Biogeography 44: 2575–2584
  • Schratt-Ehrendorfer L (2017) Weichholzauen. Naturschutz bunt 2017-2: 5–6
  • Vitek E, Noroozi J (2017) Gundelia rosea (Compositae), a new record from Iran. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, B 119: 249–256
  • Vitek E, Noroozi J (2017) Gundelia tehranica (Compositae), a new species from Iran. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien B 119: 243–248
  • Willner W, Kuzemko A, Dengler J, Chytrý M, Bauer N, Becker T, Biţă-Nicolae, Botta-Dukát Z, Čarni A, Csiky J, Igić R, Kącki Z, Korotchenko I, Kropf M, Krstivojević-Ćuk M, Krstonošić D, Rédei T, Ruprecht E, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L, Semenishchenkov Y, Stanšić Z, Vashenyak Y, Vynokurov D, Janišová M (2017) A higher-level classification of the Pannonian and western Pontic steppe grasslands (Central and Eastern Europe). Applied Vegetation Science 20: 143–158   OPEN ACCESS
  • Winkler M, Escobar García P, Gattringer A, Sonnleitner M, Hülber K, Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM (2017) A novel method to infer the origin of polyploids from AFLP data reveals that the Alpine polyploid complex of Senecio carniolicus (Asteraceae) evolved mainly via autopolyploidy. Molecular Ecology Resources 17: 877–892


  • Dixon CJ, Gutermann W, Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM (2016) Taxonomy and nomenclature of the polymorphic European high mountain species Androsace vitaliana (L.) Lapeyr. (Primulaceae). PhytoKeys 75: 93–106   OPEN ACCESS
  • Jang TS, McCann J, Parker JS, Takayama K, Hong SP, Schneeweiss GM, Weiss-Schneeweiss H (2016) rDNA loci evolution in the genus Glechoma (Lamiaceae). PLoS ONE 11(11): e0167177   OPEN ACCESS
  • McCann J, Schneeweiss GM, Stuessy TF, Villaseñor JL, Weiss-Schneeweiss H (2016) The impact of reconstruction methods, phylogenetic uncertainty and branch lengths on inference of chromosome number evolution in American daisies (Melampodium, Asteraceae). PLoS ONE 11(9): e0162299   OPEN ACCESS
  • Noroozi J, Moser D, Essl F (2016) Diversity, distribution, ecology and description rates of alpine endemic plant species from Iranian mountains. Alpine Botany 126: 1–9
  • Pascher K, Hainz-Renetzeder C, Schneeweiss GM (2016) Risk of seed spillage of imported oilseed rape along transport routes – Assessment of potential medium-term to long-term effects of an accidental entry of viable seeds in Austria. Final report of a study commissioned by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Health.
  • Schneider AC, Colwell AEL, Schneeweiss GM, Baldwin BG (2016) Extensive cryptic host-specific diversity among western hemisphere broomrapes (Orobanche s.l., Orobanchaceae). Annals of Botany 118: 1101–1111
  • Sonnleitner M, Hülber K, Flatscher R, Escobar García P, Winkler M, Suda J, Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM (2016) Ecological differentiation of diploid and polyploid cytotypes of Senecio carniolicus s.l. (Asteraceae) is stronger in areas of sympatry. Annals of Botany 117: 269–276
  • Speta F, Gutermann W (Ed.), Speta E (2016) Substitution of an illegitimate generic name in Hyacinthaceae, and validation of names of already described species in Ornithogalum (Hyacinthaceae) and Pinguicula (Lentibulariaceae). Phyton 56: 153–159
  • Wicke S, Müller KF, dePamphilis CW, Quandt D, Bellot S, Schneeweiss GM (2016) Mechanistic model of evolutionary rate variation en route to a nonphotosynthetic lifestyle in plants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 113: 9045–9050
  • Wood K, Lorence DH, Kiehn M (2016) Coprosma kawaikiniensis (Rubiaceae) a new species from the Dubautia-Sadleria shrubland-fernland community on Kaua‘i, Hawaiian Islands. PhytoKeys 60: 21–32   OPEN ACCESS


  • Biber-Klemm, S, Davis, K, Laurent, G, Kiehn, M & Martinez, SI (2015) Ex situ collections of plants and how they adjust to ABS conditions. Pp 207-225 in: Kamau EC, Winter G, Stoll PT (eds) Research and Development on Genetic Resources: Public Domain Approaches in Implementing the Nagoya Protocol. Oxon (UK): Routledge.
  • Flatscher R, Escobar García P, Hülber K, Sonnleitner M, Winkler M, Saukel J, Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P (2015) Underestimated diversity in one of the world's best studied mountain ranges: The polyploid complex of Senecio carniolicus (Asteraceae) contains four species in the European Alps. Phytotaxa 213: 1–21   OPEN ACCESS
  • Hülber K, Sonnleitner M, Suda J, Krejčiková J, Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM, Winkler M (2015) Ecological differentiation, lack of hybrids involving diploids, and asymmetric gene-flow between polyploids in narrow contact zones of Senecio carniolicus (syn. Jacobaea carniolica, Asteraceae). Ecology and Evolution 5: 1224–1234    OPEN ACCESS
  • Kiehn M (2015) Pflanzen mit invasivem Potenzial in Botanischen Gärten X: Smyrnium perfoliatum L. (Apiaceae). Carinthia II 205/125: 73–82
  • Niklfeld H (2015) Verbreitungsmuster in: Fischer MA & al. (eds) Burgenlandflora – Die Pflanzenwelt des Burgenlands Online. Eisenstadt: Naturschutzbund Burgenland.
  • Pachschwöll C, Escobar García P, Winkler M, Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P (2015) Polyploidisation and geographic differentiation drive diversification in a European high mountain plant group (Doronicum clusii aggregate, Asteraceae). PLoS ONE 10(3): e0118197    OPEN ACCESS
  • Schönswetter P, Magauer M, Schneeweiss GM (2015) Androsace halleri subsp. nuria Schönsw. & Schneew. (Primulaceae), a new taxon from the eastern Pyrenees (Spain, France). Phytotaxa 203: 227–232    OPEN ACCESS
  • Wicke S, Schneeweiss GM (2015) Next generation organellar genomics: potentials and pitfalls of high-throughput technologies for molecular evolutionary studies and plant systematics. Pp. 9–50 in: Hörandl E, Appelhans M (eds.): Next Generation Sequencing in Plant Systematics (Regnum Vegetabile 158)



  • Frajman B, Carlón L, Kosachev P, Sánchez Pedraja Ó, Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P (2013) Phylogenetic position and taxonomy of the enigmatic Orobanche krylowii (Orobanchaceae), a predominantly Asian species newly found in Albania (SE Europe). Phytotaxa 137 (1): 1–14   OPEN ACCESS
  • Kiehn, M & Benítez-Díaz H (2013) International trade in endangered plant species in the context of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora and the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 99: 167–171
  • Niklfeld H (2013) Arealmuster von Pflanzen der Xerothermrasen und ihrer Kontaktgesellschaften im Raum von Wien (Österreich). Pp 39–42 in: Steppenlebensräume Europas — Gefährdung, Erhaltungsmaßnahmen und Schutz. Erfurt: Thüringer Ministerium für Landwirtschaft, Forsten, Umwelt und Naturschutz.
  • Pachschwöll C (2013) Lectotypification of Doronicum carpaticum (Griseb. & Schenk) Nyman (Asteraceae), with some remarks on its distribution and taxonomy. Contribuții Botanice 48: 7–14
  • Pachschwöll C (2013) Typification of Kerner names 8: Phyteuma vagneri A. Kern. (Campanulaceae). Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien B 115: 238–241
  • Rešetnik I, Satovic Z, Schneeweiss GM, Liber Z (2013) Phylogenetic relationships in Brassicaceae tribe Alysseae inferred from nuclear ribosomal and chloroplast DNA sequence data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 69: 772–786
  • Schneeweiss GM (2013) Phylogenetic relationships and evolutionary trends in Orobanchaceae. Pp 243–265 in: Joel DM, Gressel J, Musselman LJ (eds.): Parasitic Orobanchaceae. Wien, Heidelberg, New York: Springer.
  • Schneeweiss GM, Pachschwöll C, Tribsch A, Schönswetter P, Barfuss MHJ, Esfeld K, Weiss-Schneeweiss H, Thiv M (2013) Molecular phylogenetic analyses identify Alpine differentiation and dysploid chromosome number changes as major forces for the evolution of the European endemic Phyteuma (Campanulaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 69: 634–652
  • Sonnleitner M, Weis B, Flatscher R, Escobar García P, Suda J, Krejčiková J, Schneeweiss GM, Winkler M, Schönswetter P, Hülber K (2013) Parental ploidy strongly affects offspring fitness in heteroploid crosses among three cytotypes of autopolyploid Jacobaea carniolica (Asteraceae). PLoS ONE 8(11): e78959   OPEN ACCESS
  • Weiss-Schneeweiss H, Emadzade K, Jang TS, Schneeweiss GM (2013) Evolutionary consequences, constraints and potential of polyploidy in plants. Cytogenetic and Genome Research 140: 137–150   OPEN ACCESS
  • Weiss-Schneeweiss H, Schneeweiss GM (2013) Karyotype diversity and evolutionary trends in angiosperms. Pp 209–230 in: Leitch IJ, Greilhuber J, Doležel J, Wendel J (eds.): Plant Genome Diversity Vol. 2: Physical Structure, Behaviour and Evolution of Plant Genomes. Wien, Heidelberg, New York: Springer.
  • Wicke S (2013) Genomic evolution in Orobanchaceae. Pp 267–286 in: Joel DM, Gressel J, Musselman LJ (eds.): Parasitic Orobanchaceae. Wien, Heidelberg, New York: Springer.
  • Wicke S, Müller KF, dePamphilis CW, Quandt D, Wickett NJ, Zhang Y, Renner SS, Schneeweiss GM (2013) Mechanisms of functional and physical genome reduction in photosynthetic and nonphotosynthetic parasitic plants of the broomrape family (Orobanchaceae). The Plant Cell 25: 3711–3725   OPEN ACCESS
  • Willner W, Sauberer N, Staudinger M, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L (2013) Syntaxonomic revision of the Pannonian grasslands of Austria – Part I: Introduction and general overview. Tuexenia 33: 399–420
  • Winkler M, Tribsch A, Schneeweiss GM, Brodbeck S, Gugerli F, Holderegger R, Schönswetter P (2013) Strong nuclear differentiation contrasts with widespread sharing of plastid DNA haplotypes across taxa in European purple saxifrages (Saxifraga sect. Porphyrion subsect. Oppositifoliae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 173: 622–636
  • Wittmann H, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L (2013) Naturschutzfachliches Gutachten zu den "Alpinen Pionierformationen des Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae" in Österreich und im Gebiet des Piz Val Gronda/Tirol. Jahrbuch des Vereins zum Schutz der Bergwelt 78: 87–108


  • Dullinger S, Willner W, Plutzar C, Englisch T, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L, Moser D, Ertl S, Essl F, Niklfeld H (2012) Post-glacial migration lag restricts range filling of plants in the European Alps. Global Ecology and Biogeography 21: 829–840
  • Escobar García P, Pakravan M, Schönswetter P, Fuertes Aguilar J, Nieto Feliner G, Schneeweiss GM (2012) Fast radiation in the species-rich, Irano-Turanian genus Alcea (Malvaceae). Taxon 61: 324–332
  • Escobar García P, Winkler M, Flatscher R, Sonnleitner M, Krejčiková J, Suda J, Hülber M, Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P (2012) Extensive range persistence in peripheral and interior refugia characterizes Pleistocene range dynamics in a widespread Alpine plant species (Senecio carniolicus, Asteraceae). Molecular Ecology 21: 1255–1270   OPEN ACCESS
  • Gutermann W (2012) A note on Pteris vittata L. (Pteridaceae) in Montenegro. Acta Botanica Croatica 71: 371–374
  • Kiehn M (2012) Plant introductions – historical sketches. Pacific Science 66: 119–125
  • Niklfeld H, Wittig R (2012) Zum Stand der Kartierung der Gefäßpflanzen-Flora Mitteleuropas. Geobotanische Kolloquien 22: 3–10
  • Piednoël M, Aberer AJ, Schneeweiss GM, Macas J, Novak P, Gundlach H, Temsch EM, Renner SS (2012) Next-generation sequencing reveals the impact of repetitive DNA across phylogenetically closely related genomes of Orobanchaceae. Molecular Biology and Evolution 29: 3601–3611
  • Rebernig CA, Weiss-Schneeweiss H, Blöch C, Turner B, Stuessy TF, Obermayer R, Villaseñor JL, Schneeweiss GM (2012) The evolutionary history of the white-rayed species of Melampodium (Asteraceae) involved multiple cycles of hybridization and polyploidization. American Journal of Botany 99: 1043–1057
  • Ronikier M, Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P (2012) The extreme disjunction between Beringia and Europe in Ranunculus glacialis s. l. (Ranunculaceae) does not coincide with the deepest genetic split – a story of the importance of temperate mountain ranges in arctic–alpine phylogeography. Molecular Ecology 21: 5561–5578
  • Schratt-Ehrendorfer L (2012) Zu Vorkommen von Chenopodium-Sippen im Zillertal (Tirol, Österreich). Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen-Gesellschaft Österreich 148/149: 133–136
  • Taberlet P, Zimmermann NE, Englisch T, Tribsch A, Holderegger R, Alvarez N, Niklfeld H, Coldea G, Mirek Z, Moilanen A, Ahlmer W, Marsan PA, Bona E, Bovio M, Choler P, Cieślak E, Colli L, Cristea V, Dalmas J-P, Frajman B, Garraud L, Gaudeul M, Gielly L, Gutermann W, Jogan N, Kagalo AA, Korbecka G, Küpfer P, Lequette B, Letz DR, Manel S, Mansion G, Marhold K, Martini F, Negrini R, Niño F, Paun O, Pellecchia M, Perico G, Piękoś-Mirkowa H, Prosser F, Puşcaş M, Ronikier M, Scheuerer M, Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L, Schüpfer F, Selvaggi A, Steinmann K, Thiel-Egenter C, van Loo M, Winkler M, Wohlgemuth T, Wraber T, Gugerli F, IntraBioDiv Consortium (2012) Genetic diversity in widespread species is not congruent with species richness in alpine plant communities. Ecology Letters 15: 1439–1448
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  • Weiss-Schneeweiss H, Blöch C, Turner B, Villaseñor JL, Stuessy TF, Schneeweiss GM (2012) The promiscuous and the chaste: frequent allopolyploid speciation and its genomic consequences in American daisies (Melampodium sect. Melampodium; Asteraceae). Evolution 66: 211–228
  • Winkler M, Tribsch A, Schneeweiss GM, Brodbeck S, Gugerli F, Holderegger R, Abbott RA, Schönswetter P (2012) Tales of the unexpected: Phylogeography of the arctic-alpine model plant Saxifraga oppositifolia (Saxifragaceae) revisited. Molecular Ecology 21: 4618–4630


  • Bacchetta G, Escobar García P, Grillo O, Mascia F, Venora G (2011) Seed image analysis provides evidence of taxonomical differentiation within the Lavatera triloba aggregate (Malvaceae). Flora 206: 468–472
  • Bardy KE, Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM, Fischer MA, Albach DC (2011) Extensive gene flow blurs species boundaries among Veronica barrelieri, V. orchidea and V. spicata (Plantaginaceae) in southeastern Europe. Taxon 60: 108–121
  • Gutermann W (2011) Notulae nomenclaturales 41–45 (Neue Namen bei Cruciata und Kali sowie einige kleinere Korrekturen). Phyton (Horn, Austria) 51: 95–102
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  • Hilpold A, Schönswetter P, Susanna A, Garcia-Jacas N, Vilatersana R (2011) Evolution of the central Mediterranean Centaurea cineraria group (Asteraceae): Evidence for relatively recent, allopatric diversification following transoceanic seed dispersal. Taxon 60: 528–538
  • Hülber K, Berger A, Gilli C, Hofbauer M, Patek M, Schneeweiss GM (2011) No evidence for a role of competitive capabilities of adults in causing habitat segregation of diploid and hexaploid Senecio carniolicus (Asteracaeae). Alpine Botany 121: 123–127   OPEN ACCESS
  • Hülber K, Bardy K, Dullinger S (2011) Effects of snowmelt timing and competition on the performance of alpine snowbed plants. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 13: 15–26
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  • Schneeweiss GM, Schönswetter P (2011) Perspective: A re-apppraisal of nunatak survival in arctic-alpine phylogeography. Molecular Ecology 20: 190–192
  • Sanz M, Schneeweiss GM, Vilatersana R, Vallès J (2011) Temporal origins and diversification of Artemisia and allies (Anthemideae, Asteraceae). Collectanea Botanica 30: 1–9
  • Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM, Gutermann W, Schratt-Ehrendorfer L, Tribsch A, Frajman B, Köckinger H, Latzin S, Starlinger F, Greimler J, Hülber K, Sinn E, Niklfeld H (2011) Floristische Neufunde aus den Ostalpen. Neilreichia 6: 81–98
  • Surina B, Schönswetter P, Schneeweiss GM (2011) Quaternary range dynamics of ecologically divergent species (Edraianthus serpyllifolius and E. tenuifolius, Campanulaceae) within the Balkan refugium. Journal of Biogeography 38: 1381–1393
  • Thiel-Egenter C, Alvarez N, Holderegger R, Tribsch A, Manel S, Englisch T, Wohlgemut T, Colli L, Gaudeul M, Gielly L, Jogan N, Linder HP, Negrini R, Niklfeld H, Pellecchia M, Rioux D, Schönswetter P, Taberlet P, Van Loo M, Winkler M, IntraBioDiv Consortium, Gugerli F (2011) Break zones in the distributions of alleles and species in alpine plants. Journal of Biogeography 38: 772–782
  • Wicke S, Schneeweiss GM, de Pamphilis CW, Müller KF, Quandt D (2011) The evolution of the plastid chromosome in land plants: gene content, gene order, gene function. Plant Molecular Biology 76: 273–297   OPEN ACCESS
  • Wood KR, Kiehn M (2011) Pittosporum halophilum Rock (Pittosporaceae: Apiales): Rediscovery, taxonomic resurrection and conservation of a critically endangered endemic species from Moloka‘i, Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science 65: 465–476