Research areas

  • Phylogeny and diversity of algae and lichens
    • Description of new taxa
    • Evolutionary relationships of cyanobacteria and cyanobacterial lichens
    • Ecophysiological diversity
  • Species interactions
    • Herbivory
    • Plant-animal interactions
    • Facilitation
    • Lichen symbiosis
  • Ecosystem analysis
    • Biogeographic patterns
    • Biodegradation
    • Functional diversity
    • C- and N-balances
    • Plant community analyses
  • Human impact
    • Land use
    • Habitat fragmentation
    • Climate change