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Prof. Dr. em. Elias Landolt

Institut für Integrative Biologie
Universitätstrasse 16  CHN F 31.2
8092 Zürich
Phone.: +41 44 632 48 46
FAX: +41 44 632 12 15
Email:
elias.landolt@env.ethz.ch


 


24.7.1926 Born in Zürich, Switzerland
1945-1949 Study of biology at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (SFIT) in Zürich
1949 MS at Institut für spezielle Botanik SFIT
1953 Ph.D at SFIT
1953-1955 Postdoctoral studies at Carnegie Lab., Stanford California and Cal. Tech., Pasadena, California
1955-1964 Assistant and lector at Institut für spezielle Botanik SFIT
1964 Prof. of Plant Systematics, Institut für spezielle Botanik SFIT
1966-1993 Director of Geobotanical Inst., Rübel Foundation, SFIT, and Prof. of Geobotany.
Since 1993 Prof. em. at Geobot. Inst., SFIT.


• Monographic work on the family of Lemnaceae (duckweed)
• Ecological parameters of vascular plants within Switzerland
• Mapping of the Flora of the Albis-Zimmerberg-Höhronen region (Kt. Zürich)


Research Projects:

running Projects:        finished Projects:

Mapping of the Flora of the Albis-Zimmerberg-Höhronen region (Kt. Zürich)

Ecological Indication Values to the Swiss Flora


Selected Publications:

  • Hess, H.E. †, Landolt, E., Hirzel, R., Baltisberger, M.  (2010)  Bestimmungsschlüssel zur Flora der Schweiz und angrenzender Gebiete  Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel
  • Landolt, E.  (2007)  Invasive Neophyten in Zürich  Vierteljahrsschrift der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich 152, 1/2, 1-15
  • Crawford, D. J., Landolt, E., Les, D. H., Kimball, R. T.  (2006)  Speciation in duckweeds (Lemnaceae): phylogenetic and ecological inferences  Aliso 22, 231-242
  • Landolt, E.  (2006)  Dynamik einer Stadtflora am Beispiel von Zürich  Geobot. Kolloq. Frankfurt 20: 3-12
  • Landolt, E.  (2006)  Verbreitung und Verhalten von invasiven Neophyten im Gebiet von Zürich (Schweiz)   Ber. d. Reinhold Tüxen-Ges. 18: 35-51
  • Landolt, E.  (2006)  Zur Kenntnis der Taxonomie und Verbreitung der Alpenpflanzen  Botanica Helvetica 116, 79-90.
  • Eggenberg, S., Landolt, E.  (2006)  Für welche Pflanzenarten hat die Schweiz eine internationale Verantwortung?  Botanica Helvetica 116, 119-133.
  • Crawford D.J., Landolt, E., Les, D.H., Archibald, J.K.  (2005)  Allozyme variation within and divergence between Lemna gibba and L. disperma: Systermatic and biogeographic implications  Aquatic Botany 83, 119-128
  • Landolt, E.  (2003)  Unsere Alpenflora. 7. neu bearbeitete Aufl.   Verlag SAC, Bern, 341 pp.
  • Les, D. H., Crawford, D. J., Landolt, E., Gabel, J. D., Kimball, R. T.  (2002)  Phylogeny and systematics of Lemnaceae, the duckweed family.  Systematic Botany, 27, 221–240.
  • Crawford, D. J., Landolt, E., Les, D. H., Kimball, R. T.  (2001)  Allozyme studies in Lemnaceae: variation and relationships in Lemna sections Alatae and Biformes.   Taxon, 50, 987–999.
  • Landolt, E.  (2001)  Flora der Stadt Zürich (1984-1998).   Birkhäuser, Basel, Boston, Berlin, 1421 pp.
  • Urbanska, K., Landolt, E.  (1999)  Patterns and processes of man-influenced Cardamine L. hybridisation.  Plant evolution in man-made habitats (eds. L.W.D. van Raamsdonk & H.C.M. den Nijs), pp. 29-47, Hugo de Vries Laboratory, Amsterdam.
  • Landolt, E.  (1999)  Pleustonic communities with Lemnaceae in South America.  Applied Vegetation Science, 2, 7-16.
  • Landolt, E.  (1998)  Anatomy of Lemnaceae (duckweeds).  Handbuch der Pflanzenanatomie XIII/4. Extreme Adaptations in Angiospermous Hydrophytes. (eds. S. Carlquist, D.F. Cutler, S. Fink, P. Ozenda, I. Roth & H. Ziegler), pp. 1-127. Borntraeger, Berlin.
  • Crawford, D.J., Landolt, E., Les, D.H., Tepe, E.  (1997)  Allozyme variation and the taxonomy of Wolffiella.  Aquatic Botany, 58, 43-54.
  • Landolt, E.  (1997)  How do Lemanceae (duckweed family) survive dry conditions?   Bulletin of the Geobotanical Institute ETH, 63, 25-31.
  • Urbanska, K., Hurka, H., Landolt, E., Neuffer, B., Mummenhoff, K.  (1997)  Hybridization and evolution in Cardamine (Brassicaceae) at Urnerboden, Central Switzerland: biosystematic and molecular evidence.  Plant Systematics and Evolution, 204, 233-256.
  • Les, D.H., Landolt, E., Crawford, D.J   (1997)  Systematics of the Lemnaceae (duckweeds): inferences from micromolecular and morphological data.  Plant Systematics and Evolution, 204, 161-177.


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