The Parasitic Plant Connection

Parasitic Plant Specialists

This list is organized according to plant families. To go quickly to a particular family, select from the following list: Balanophoraceae s. lat. (incl. Cynomoriaceae), Convolvulaceae (Cuscuta), Hydnoraceae, Krameriaceae, Lauraceae (Cassytha), Lennoaceae, Loranthaceae, Misodendraceae, Olacaceae, Opiliaceae, Rafflesiaceae s. lat. (incl. Cytinaceae, Apodanthaceae, Mitrastemonaceae), Santalaceae s. lat. (incl. Eremolepidaceae), Scrophulariaceae s. lat. (incl. Orobanchaceae), Viscaceae


Olacaceae

Valéry Malécot
UMR A-462 SAGAH & Dept. Sciences Biologiques
Botanique - Ecologie - Malherbologie
Institut National d'Horticulture
2, rue Le Nôtre
49045 Angers Cedex 01
France
Tel: 02.41.22.55.79
Fax: 02.41.22.54.78
Valery.Malecot at inh.fr

Steven P. Teo
Department of Botany
Universiti of Malaya
59100 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
MA 39845
603-756-6343 - fax

Opiliaceae

Paul Hiepko
Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum
Berlin-Dahlem
Königin-Luise-Strasse 6-8 D-1000
Berlin 33, Germany
p.hiepko at bgbm.org

Loranthaceae

Bryan Barlow (retired)
Division of Plant Industry
CSIRO, P.O. Box 1600
Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
(062) 46-4911
email via Val Oliver at: val.oliver at pi.csiro.au

Peter Bernhardt -- Mistletoes
Plant Cell Biology Centre
School of Botany
University of Melbourne
Parkville, Victoria 3052
Australia

Malcolm Calder -- Loranthaceae, Viscaceae
School of Botany
University of Melbourne
Parkville, Victoria 3052
Australia

Ainsley Calladine -- Loranthaceae systematics
Plant Sciences
James Cook University
4811, Australia
ainsley.calladine at jcu.edu.au

Clyde Calvin -- anatomy of mistletoes
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 North College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3157
clyde.calvin at cgu.edu

Miguel Chazaro -- mistletoes for Flora of Veracruz, Jalisco
Instituto de Botanica
Universidad de Guadalajara
Apartado Postal 139
Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico

Paul O. Downey -- Host-mistletoe interactions, biogeography and phytogeography Loranthaceae and Viscaceae
CRC for Weed Management Systems
CSIRO Entomology
GPO Box 1700
Canberra City
ACT 2601
(02) 6246 4253
(02) 6246 4177 - fax
paul.downey at ento.csiro.au

Rodrigo F. Fadini - Ecology of Psittacanthus in Amazonia
Instituto de Biodiversidade e Floresta
Universidade Federal do Oeste do Pará
Av. Marechal Rondon
Santarém - PA
Brasil
68040-070
rfadini at gmail.com

Brian A. Finneran - Santalales anatomy
Department of Plant and Microbial Sciences
University of Canterbury
Christchurch 1 New Zealand
0064 3 364 2784
b.fineran at botn.canterbury.ac.nz

Gerhard Glatzel -- Physiologial ecology of mistletoes
Institute of Forest Ecology
UNI BOKU Vienna
Peter-Jordan-Strasse 82
A-1190 Vienna, Austria
+43-1-47654-4101
glatzel at woek.boku.ac.at
webpage

Donald Kirkup - Floral biology of Loranthaceae
The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK
d.kirkup at rbgkew.org.uk

Job Kuijt. -- Viscaceae, Loranthaceae, all parasitic plants
Department of Biology
University of Victoria
P.O. Box 3020
Victoria, BC Canada
V8W 3N5
250-721-8865
250-721-7120
jkuijt at uvic.ca

Byron Lamont -- Loranthaceae
West Australia Institute of Technology
School of Biology
GPO Box U 1987
Perth, Western Australia 6102

M. Ndjele -- Loranthaceae and Viscaceae of Central Africa
Laboratoire de Botanique
Universite Libre
28 Avenue P. Heger
CP 169
1050 Bruxelles, Belgium

David Norton ­ Conservation and ecology of mistletoes
Conservation Research Group
School of Forestry
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch, New Zealand
64-3-364-2116
64-3-364-2124 - fax
david.norton at canterbury.ac.nz
webpage

Hector Oliva -- Mistletoes for Flora of Veracruz
Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas
Universidad Veracruzana
Apartado Postal 177
Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico

Roger Polhill -- Loranthaceae (esp. Africa)
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB U.K.
polhill at FreeNet.co.uk

Mohan Prasad Devkota -- Loranthaceae of Asia
Institute of Forest Ecology
Univ. f. Bodenkultur
Peter Jordan-Strasse 82
1190 Vienna, Austria
43-1-47654-4117
43-1-4797896 - fax
mistldevkota at yahoo.com
webpage

Nick Reid -- Loranthaceae, population biology
School of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resources Management
University of New England
Armidale, New South Wales
Australia
61-2-6773-2759 or
61-2-6773-5230
nrei3 at metz.une.edu.au
webpage

Carlos Reif -- Mistletoe taxonomy
Statens Naturhistoriske Museum, Københavns (State Natural History Museum, Copenhagen)
Sølvgade 83, Opg. S
1307 København K
Denmark
chreif at gmail.com
webpage

Carla Restrepo - pollination, seed dispersal in Loranthaceae (South American)
University of Puerto Rico
Rio Piedras Campus
Po Box 23360
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00931-3360
(787) 764-0000 Ext. 2853
crestre at hpcf.upr.edu 
webpage

A. N. (Tony) Start -- biogeography and ecology of Loranthaceae
Department of Conservation and Wildlife
Wildlife Research Center
P.O. Box 51
Wanneroo
Western Australia 6065
(08) 9405 5100
(08) 9306 1641 (fax)
tonys at calm.wa.gov.au

Hugh Tan -- Loranthaceae and Viscaceae of Singapore and W. Malaysia
Department of Botany
University of Singapore
KentRidge, Singapore 0511

Kushan Tennakoon -- Olacaceae, Loranthaceae, Santalaceae, Hydnoraceae
Department of Biological Sciences
Old Dominion University
110 Mills Godwin Building, 49 th. Street
Norfolk, VA 23529 -0266
(757 ) 683 3610
(757) 683 5283 (fax)
ktennako at odu.edu

Romina Vidal-Russell -- Loranthaceae phylogeny
Laboratorio Ecotono
Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche
Universidad Nacional del Comahue
Quintral 1250 (8400) S. C. de Bariloche
Rio Negro, Argentina
vidalr at crub.uncoma.edu.a
54  2944  428505 Int. 503
54  2944  422111 (Fax)

Hans Christian Weber -- Mistletoes, broomrapes, dodder, heterotrophs, etc.
Fachbereich Biologie
Philipps-Universität
D-350-32, Germany
49-(0)6421-282091
49-(0)6421-282057
weberh at mailer.uni-marburg.de
webpage

Jan Wieringa -- Plants in general (Loranthaceae, Olacaceae, etc.)
Plant Sciences - Biosystematics Group
Building number 351
Gen. Foulkesweg 37
6703 BL
Wageningen, The Netherlands
Jan.Wieringa at wur.nl

Carol Wilson -- mistletoe systematics
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 North College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3157
carol.wilson at cgu.edu

David M Watson -- Loranthaceae
School of Environmental and Information Sciences
Charles Sturt University
Bathurst NSW 2795 Australia
(02) 6051 9621
Fax: (02) 6051 9897
dwatson at csu.edu.au
webpage

Misodendraceae

Jorge Crisci -- Misodendraceae
Museo de Ciencias Naturales
Universidad nacional de La Plata
1900 La Plata, Argentina
crisci%lasbe.org.ar at uunet.uu.net

Romina Vidal-Russell -- Misodendraceae phylogeny
Laboratorio Ecotono
Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche,
Universidad Nacional del Comahue
Quintral 1250 (8400) S. C. de Bariloche
Rio Negro, Argentina
vidalr at crub.uncoma.edu.a
54  2944  428505 Int. 503
54  2944  422111 (Fax)

Carlos A. Zavaro -- Misodendraceae
Departamento de Plantas Vasculares
Instituto de Ecologia Sistematica
Academia de Ciencias de Cuba
Carretera de Varona Km 3.5
C.P. 10800, A.P. 8010
Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba

Santalaceae (including Eremolepidaceae)

Miguel Angel García - Thesium systematics and phylogenetics, Cuscuta
Department of Biology
3359 Mississauga Road
University of Toronto
Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6
ma.garcia at utoronto.ca

B.J. Lepschi - Santalaceae - Leptomeria
Australian National Herbarium
Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research
GPO Box 1600
Canberra ACT 2601 AUSTRALIA
61 (02) 6246 5167
61 (02) 6246 5249 (fax)
B.Lepschi at pi.csiro.au

Michael Nee -- Santalaceae of S. America
New York Botanical Garden
Bronx, NY 10458-5126
mnee at nybg.org

Wendy Seel - Physiology & ecology of host-parasite interactions in Scrophulariaceae & Santalaceae
University of Aberdeen
Department of Plant and Soil Science
Cruickshank Building
St. Machar Drive
Aberdeen AB24 3UU
Scotland
+44 (0)1224 272691
+44 (0)1224 272703 (Fax)
bot134 at abdn.ac.uk

Kushan Tennakoon -- Olacaceae, Loranthaceae, Santalaceae
Department of Botany
University of Peradeniya
Peradeniya
Sri Lanka
+ 94 (0)8 389130 / 389151
+ 94 (0)8 388018 / 389027 - fax
kushan at botany.pdn.ac.lk

Viscaceae

Vanessa E. T. M. Ashworth -- Phoradendron molecular systematics
Editor-in-Chief, ALISO
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 North College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3157
vanessa.ashworth at cgu.edu

Juliann E. Aukema -- spatial ecology and seed dispersal of mistletoes (Viscaceae).
International Institute of Tropical Forestry
Jardín Botánico Sur
1201 Calle Ceiba
Río Piedras PR 00926-1119
Telephone:787-766-5335 x316, fax:787-766-6302
jeaukema@ncsu.edu

Clyde Calvin and Carol Wilson -- anatomy of mistletoes
Department of Biology
Portland State University
Box 751
Portland, OR 97207
(503) 725-3859
calvinc at pdx.edu

Paul O. Downey -- Host-mistletoe interactions, biogeography and phytogeography Loranthaceae and Viscaceae
CRC for Weed Management Systems
CSIRO Entomology
GPO Box 1700
Canberra City
ACT 2601
(02) 6246 4253
(02) 6246 4177 - fax
paul.downey at ento.csiro.au

Kristy Duran -- host race formation and phylogeography of Arceuthobium divaricatum
Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
CB 334
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309
(303)443-1742
kristy.duran at colorado.edu

Brian Geils -- Arceuthobium
USDA Forest Service SW Forest Complex
2500 S. PineKnoll Drive
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(520) 556-2076
bgeils at fs.fed.us

Elizabeth A. Kellogg -- Phoradendron of the Caribbean
Department of Biology
University of Missouri
St. Louis, MO
tkellogg at umsl.edu

Job Kuijt -- Viscaceae, Loranthaceae, all parasitic plants
Department of Biology
University of Victoria
P.O. Box 3020
Victoria, BC Canada
V8W 3N5
250-721-8865
250-721-7120
jkuijt at uvic.ca

Jose Antonio Lopez Saez -- Viscum (ecology and biogeography) and Cistanche
Laboratorio de Arqueobotanica
Departamento de Prehistoria
Centro de Estudios Historicos CEH, CSIC
Duque de Medinaceli, 8
28014 Madrid, Spain
(34)-1-4290626 ext. 4008
cehl149 at ceh.csic.es

Robert Mathiasen -- Arceuthobium, Psittacanthus
School of Forestry
Box 15018
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
(928) 523-0882
Robert.Mathiasen at nau.edu
webpage

M. Ndjele -- Loranthaceae and Viscaceae of Central Africa
Laboratoire de Botanique
Universite Libre
28 Avenue P. Heger
CP 169
1050 Bruxelles, Belgium

Jean-François Olivier - Distribution, frequency, hosts, and cartography of Viscum album in Belgium
L'Euphore A.S.B.L.
Avenue de la Chevalerie 9
1040 Bruxelles
Belgium
32 2 734 40 98
32 2 734 40 98 (fax)
lasaga at village.uunet.be

Christopher P. Randle -- Orobanchaceae, Phoradendron
Sam Houston State University
Department of Biological Sciences
1900 Avenue I (P.O. Box 2116)
Huntsville, TX 77340
(936) 294-1554
(936) 294-3940 (fax)
randle at shsu.edu
webpage

Carlos Reif -- Mistletoe taxonomy
Statens Naturhistoriske Museum, Københavns (State Natural History Museum, Copenhagen)
Sølvgade 83, Opg. S
1307 København K
Denmark
chreif at gmail.com
webpage

Cynthia Ross Friedman -- reproductive development of Arceuthobium americanum
Department of Biological Sciences
Thompson Rivers University (TRU)
Box 3010, 900 McGill Road
Kamloops, BC V2C 5N3
cross at tru.ca
(250) 828-5424
(250) 828-5450 (Fax)
Webpage

Simon Francis Shamoun -- Viscaceae, Biological and Genetic Control Approaches for Management of Dwarf Mistletoes, Tissue Culture of Arceuthobium spp
Research Scientist
Adjunct Professor- UBC, Forest Sciences
Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre
506 West Burnside Road
Victoria, BC V8Z 1M5
Canada
(250) 363-0766
(250) 363-0775 (fax)
SShamoun at PFc.Forestry.CA
webpage

David Shaw -- Viscaceae: Arceuthobium tsugense (ecology)
Associate Professor
Extension Forest Health Specialist
College of Forestry
Oregon State University
280 Peavy Hall
Corvallis, OR  97331
dave.shaw at oregonstate.edu
webpage

Balanophoraceae s. lat.

Roland K. Eberwein -- Balanophoraceae - inflorescence/flower ontogeny
Carinthian Botanic Center
Prof.-Dr.-Kahler-Platz 1
A-9020 Klagenfurt
Austria
Tel.: ++43 (0)463 502715 11
Fax: ++43 (0)463 502715 14
roland.eberwein at landesmuseum-ktn.at

Chris Ecroyd -- Dactylanthus taylorii
Scion, National Forestry Herbarium
Te Papa Tipu Innovation Park
49 Sala Street
Private Bag 3020
Rotorua
New Zealand
chris.ecroyd at ensisjv.com

Avibhakta (Avi) S. Holzapfel -- Dactylanthus biology
Conservancy Advisory Scientist
Waikato Conservancy, Private Bag 3072
Hamilton, New Zealand
Ph: (0064) 07 8383363 / 8581033, Fax: (0064) 07 8381004
aholzapfel at doc.govt.nz

Shu-Chuan Hsiao -- Balanophoraceae anatomy, Mitrastema biology
Department of Botany
National Chung-Hsing University
250 Kuo-Kuang Rd.
Taichung, Taiwan 402
schsiao at dragon.nchu.edu.tw

Jer-Ming Hu -- plastid genomes and floral development in holoparasites
Institute of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
National Taiwan University
Taipei 106, Taiwan (ROC)
jmhu at ntu.edu.tw
 886-2-33662472
Webpage

Jan Schlauer -- Balanophoraceae, Rafflesiaceae, etc.
Department of Chemistry
University of Tuebingen
Germany
schlauer at chemie.uni-wuerzburg.de

Hugh Tan -- floral developmental genes in holoparasitic plants
Dept of Biological Sciences
National University of Singapore
14 Science Drive 4
Singapore 117543
65162717
67792486 (fax)
hughtan at nus.edu.sg or dbsttw at nus.edu.sg
webpage

Anton Weber -- Balanophoraceae floral development
Institute of Botany
University of Vienna
Rennweg 14, A-1030
Vienna, Austria
anton.weber at univie.ac.at

Rafflesiaceae, Apodanthaceae, Cytinaceae, Mitrastemonaceae

Hans Bänziger -- Rafflesia, Rhizanthes pollination Department of Entomology
Faculty of Agriculture
Chiang Mai University
Chiang Mai, Thailand 50200
sangda.h at chiangmai.ac.th

Julie Barcelona
Philippine Native Plant Conservation Society, Inc.
Biological Sciences (current appointment as lecturer)
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand
mobile: +63-906-250-1068
barceljf at hotmail.com
Webpage

Todd Barkman
Biological Sciences
Western Michigan University
3437 Wood Hall
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
tbarkman at wmich.edu
Webpage

Charles Davis -- Rafflesiaceae phylogenetics
Harvard University Herbarium
22 Divinity Ave.
Cambridge MA 02138
(617) 496-1043
cdavis@oeb.harvard.edu
Webpage

Piero G. Delprete - Apodanthaceae and Balanophoraceae (particularly anatomy)
Herbier de Guyane
Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement (IRD)
Boite Postale 165
97323 Cayenne Cédex
GUYANE FRANÇAISE (FRENCH GUIANA) FRANCE
piero.delprete at ird.fr

Clara de Vega Durán - reproductive biology of Cytinus hypocistis and interactions with its host Cistus
Dpt. Biología Vegetal y Ecología
Universidad de Sevilla
Av/Reina Mercedes nº 6
41012 Sevilla, Spain
cvega at us.es

Steven Elliott -- Sapria
Department of Biology
Chiang Mai University
Chiang Mai 50002
Thailand
(66) 53-221-699 ext. 3346

Jamili Nais -- Rafflesia
Sabah Parks
P.O. Box 10626
88806 Kota Kinabalu
Sabah, Malaysia

Pieter Pelser
Biological Sciences
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand
+64-(3)-3642987 ext. 45605
pieter.pelser at canterbury.ac.nz
Webpage (professional)
Webpage (personal)

Benjamin van Ee -- Rafflesia molecular phylogeny
Department of Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
1200 University St. Unit 9095
Black Hills State University
Spearfish, SD 57799-9095
605-642-6616
bvanee at uwalumni.com

Hydnoraceae

Alfredo E. Cocucci -- Prosopanche
Instituto Multidisciplinario de Biologia Vegetal (IMBIV)
Universidad Nacional de Cordoba
Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Technica
Casilla de Correo 495.5000
Cordoba, Argentina
54-51-244-009 (fax)

Jorge Gomez -- Prosopanche
Escuela de Biologia
Universidad de Costa Rica
Ciudad Universitaria 2060
San Jose, Costa Rica
(506) 25-5555 ext. 5432
jgomezl at cariari.ucr.ac.cr

Luis Diego Gomez - Prosopanche
Robert & Catherine Wilson Botanical Garden
Apartado 73
San Vito de Java, Coto Brus
Costa Rica
0003645901 at mcimail.com

Marina Arce Miller -- biology of Prosopanche
Instituto Multidisciplinario
de Biología Vegetal
Casilla de Correo 495
5000 Córdoba, Argentina
00 54 351 4331096 (ext. 2)
marinaarmill at yahoo.com

Lytton Musselman -- Scrophulariaceae (esp. Striga), Hydnoraceae, Cuscuta, other groups
Department of Biology
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA 23508
(757) 683-3597
(757) 683-5283 (fax)
lmusselm at odu.edu
webpage

Kushan Tennakoon -- Olacaceae, Loranthaceae, Santalaceae, Hydnoraceae
Universiti Brunei Darussalam,
Jalan Tungku Link, Gadong BE 1410,
Brunei Darussalam
+ 673 246 3001 X 1769
+ 673 246 1502 (W. Fax)
kushan.tennakoon at ubd.edu.bn
webpage

Convolvulaceae (Cuscuta)

Tamás Borsics
Agricultural Biotechnology Center
Szent-Györgyi Albert u. 4.
H-2100 Gödöllö, Hungary
+36 28 430-600 /205 or +36 70 2212989
+36 28 430-416 (fax)
borsics at abc.hu

Mihai Costea -- systematics, evolution and biogeography of Cuscuta
Wilfrid Laurier University
Biology Department
75 University Ave N
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L3C5, Canada
mcostea at wlu.ca
519-884-0710 ext. 3407
Webpage

Jean H. Dawson -- Cuscuta control Weed Scientist (retired)
U.S. Dept. Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service
Washington State University
Irrigated Agriculture Research and Extension Center Prosser Washington, 99350

Miguel Angel García - Thesium systematics and phylogenetics, Cuscuta
Department of Biology
3359 Mississauga Road
University of Toronto
Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6
ma.garcia at utoronto.ca

M. Haidar -- Orobanche and Cuscuta
Associate Professor of Weed Ecophysiology
American University of Beirut
Beirut, Lebanon
mhaidar at aub.edu.lb

Kristin Lewis -- Chemical ecology of parasitic plant associations (Cuscuta, Castilleja)
Rowland Institute at Harvard
Harvard University
100 Edwin H. Land Blvd.
Cambridge, MA 02142
617-497-4683
617-497-4627 (Fax)
lewis at rowland.harvard.edu
Webpage

Joel R. McNeal -- Cuscuta molecular systematics and evolution
Department of Biology and Physics
1000 Chastain Rd., Bldg. 12
Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591
770-499-3561
770-423-6625 (fax)
jmcneal7 at kennesaw.edu
webpage

Lytton Musselman -- Scrophulariaceae (esp. Striga), Hydnoraceae, Cuscuta, other groups
Department of Biology
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA 23508
(757) 683-3597
(757) 683-5283 (fax)
lmusselm at odu.edu
webpage

Ray Neyland -- Cuscuta ITS
Department of Biology
McNeese State University
Lake Charles, LA 70609
rneyland at acc.mcneese.edu

Gerhard Prenner -- Cuscuta floral biology
Institute for Plant Sciences
Karl-Franzens-University Graz
Holteigasse 6, 8010 Graz
Austria
+0043-316-380-5662
+0043-316-380-9883 (fax)
gerhard.prenner at uni-graz.at

Mr. Saffour Kaddour - Orobanchaceae and Cuscutaceae
Laboratoire de Malherbologie
INRA - B.P 578
Meknès, Morocco
00 212 55300243 (office)
00 212 55 300244 (fax)
k.saffour at caramail.com

Sasa Stefanovic -- Convolvulaceae (& Cuscuta) molecular systematics
Department of Biology
University of Toronto at Mississauga
3359 Mississauga Road
Mississauga, ON, Canada L5L 1C6
(905) (905) 828-5364
(905) 828-3792 (fax)
sasa.stefanovic at utoronto.ca
webpage

Tom van der Kooij - Cuscuta
Botanisches Institut
Universität Kiel
Olshausenstraße 40
D-24098 Kiel
Germany
+ 49 (0) 431 880 4234
+ 49 (0) 431 880 4238 - fax
tkooij at bot.uni-kiel.de

Krameriaceae

Philip Baker -- Krameria reproductive biology
Department of Biological Sciences
California State University
Long Beach, CA 909840
(310) 985-4917

Beryl Simpson -- Krameria, monographic and molecular systematics
Biology 308
Department of Botany
The University of Texas
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 471-7335
(512) 232-9529 (fax)
beryl at mail.utexas.edu
webpage

Lauraceae (Cassytha)

Henk Van der Werff -- New World Lauraceae
Missouri Botanical Garden
P.O. Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166
vanderwe at mobot.org

Lennoaceae

George Yatskievych -- Lennoaceae
Missouri Botanical Garden
P.O. Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166
(314) 577-9522
george.yatskievych at mobot.org
webpage

Orobanchaceae

Emmanuel Aigbokhan -- Orobanchaceae (Striga species)
Department of Plant Biology & Biotechnology
Faculty of Life Sciences, University ob Benin
P.M.B 1154, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
+234-805-662-7914
eaigb001 at yahoo.com

Turner Collins -- Orobanchaceae taxonomy
Department of Science & Technology
Evangel University
Springfield, Missouri, 65802
(417) 865-2815, ext. 8316
collinst at evangel.edu

Alison Colwell -- Scrophulariaceae, Orobanchaceae, molecular systematics
P.O. Box 129
El Portal, CA 95318
aecolwell at msn.com

Jose Cubero -- Orobanche
Departamento de Genetica
Universidad de Cordoba
Apartado 3048
Cordoba, Spain
ge1cusaj at uco.es

Claude dePamphilis -- Scrophulariaceae, Orobanchaceae, molecular systematics
Department of Biology
The Pennsylvania State University
208 Mueller Laboratory
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-6412
(814) 865-9131 (fax)
cwd3 at psu.edu
webpage

Mark Egger -- Orobanchaceae
WTU Herbarium/Burke Museum
Box 355325
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-5325, U.S.A.
206-526-8110
m.egger at comcast.net
Visit his Flickr pages for many photos of Orobanchaceae, as well as important taxonomic and life history information.

Yaakov Goldwasser -- Orobanche
Department of Vegatable Crops
University of California
Davis, CA 95616-8746
(530) 752-8161
gold at vegmail.ucdavis.edu

Bettina I.G. Haussmann -- Sorghum resistance to Striga hermonthica
University of Hohenheim
Inst. 350/3
D-70593 Stuttgart, Germany
+49-711-459 4293
+49-711-459 2343 (fax)
haussb at uni-hohenheim.de

M. Haidar -- Orobanche and Cuscuta
Associate Professor of Weed Ecophysiology
American University of Beirut
Beirut, Lebanon
mhaidar at aub.edu.lb

Thomas Housley, -- Scrophulariaceae, Orobanchaceae
Agronomy Department
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1150
(765) 494-4972
(765) 496-2926 (fax)
thousley at dept.agry.purdue.edu

Shu-Chuan Hsiao -- Aeginetia indica
Department of Botany
National Chung-Hsing University
250 Kuo-Kuang Rd.
Taichung, Taiwan 402
schsiao at dragon.nchu.edu.tw

Danny Joel -- Orobanche
Agricultural Research Organization
Newe-Ya'ar Research Center
Agricultural Reseach Organization
P.O. Box 1021
Ramat-Yishay 30095, Israel
+972-(0)4-9539 532
dmjoel at agri.gov.il
webpage

Saffour Kaddour - Orobanchaceae and Cuscutaceae
Laboratoire de Malherbologie
INRA - B.P 578
Meknès, Morocco
00 212 55300243 (office)
00 212 55 300244 (fax)
k.saffour at caramail.com

Haroon Khan - Orobanche management
Department of Weed Science
The University of Agriculture, Peshawar
KPK-25130, Pakistan
haroonkhan at aup.edu.pk
+92 3361777196
webpage

Olaf Klein - Biological control of Orobanche (Phytomyza orobanchia)
Institute of Plant Production and Agroecology in the Tropics and Subtropics
University of Hohenheim
D-70593 Stuttgart
Germany
ot.klein at gmx.de

Eric Kuiper -- Striga genetic variability
Department of Ecology and Ecotoxicology
Vrije Universiteit
De Boelelaan 1087
1081 HV Amesterdam, The Netherlands
(31) 20-444-7046

Sarah Mathews - Molecular phylogenetics Orobanchaceae
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
1300 Centre Street
Boston, MA 02131
(617) 495-2331
(617) 384-6596 (fax)
smathews at oeb.harvard.edu
Webpage

Kamal I. Mohamed  -- Striga (invasive potential, molecular biology)
Department of Biological Sciences
220 Piez Hall
State University of New York
Oswego, NY 13126
mohamed at oswego.edu
315 312 2785 or 3031
315 312 3059 (fax)

Jeffery Morawetz -- molecular systematics and evolution of Orobanchaceae
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 N. College Ave
Claremont, CA 91711
jmorawetz at rsabg.org

webpage

Lytton Musselman -- Scrophulariaceae (esp. Striga), Hydnoraceae, Cuscuta, other groups
Department of Biology
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA 23508
(757) 683-3597
(757) 683-5283 (fax)
lmusselm at odu.edu
webpage

Chris Parker - Striga and Orobanche control
co-editor of Haustorium newsletter
5 Royal York Crescent
Bristol BS8 4JZ, UK
chrisparker5 at compuserve.com

Malcolm C. Press - ecology and physiology of parasitic plants, Striga, Orobanche
Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research and Knowledge Transfer)
University of Birmingham
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK
+44 (0)121 414 8986
m.c.press at bham.ac.uk
webpage

Christopher P. Randle -- Orobanchaceae, Phoradendron
Sam Houston State University
Department of Biological Sciences
1900 Avenue I (P.O. Box 2116)
Huntsville, TX 77340
(936) 294-1554
(936) 294-3940 (fax)
randle at shsu.edu
webpage

Fasil Reda - Striga research
Free University, Faculty of Biology,
Dept. of Ecology and Ecotoxicology,
De Boelelaan 1087, 1081 HV Amsterdam,
The Netherlands
freda at bio.vu.nl
Home address:
Ethiopian Agricultural Research Organization
P.O.Box - 2003
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Gerald M. Schneeweiss -- Systematics of Orobanche
Department of Plant Biogeography
University of Vienna
Rennweg 14
A-1030 Wien
Austria
0043 1 4277 54062
0043 1 4277 9541 (Fax)
gerald.schneeweiss at univie.ac.at
Webpage

Julie Scholes -- Biology of Striga
Animal and Plant Sciences
The University of Sheffield
Western Bank
Sheffield
S10 2TN
UK
44 (0)114 222 4780
44 (0)114 222 0002 (Fax)
j.scholes at sheffield.ac.uk
Webpage

Wendy Seel -- Physiology & ecology of host-parasite interactions in Scrophulariaceae & Santalaceae
University of Aberdeen
Department of Plant and Soil Science
Cruickshank Building
St. Machar Drive
Aberdeen AB24 3UU
Scotland
+44 (0)1224 272691
+44 (0)1224 272703 (Fax)
bot134 at abdn.ac.uk
webpage

Kim E. Steiner -- Scrophulariaceae
Botany Department
California Academy of Sciences
Golden Gate State Park
San Francisco, CA 94118-4599
(415) 750-7193,
ksteiner at calacademy.org

David Tank -- Orobanchaceae phylogeny
Associate Professor and Director, Stillinger Herbarium
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter MS 3051
Moscow, Idaho 83844-3051
(208) 885-7033
dtank at uidaho.edu
webpage

Jos Verkleij -- Head of Section Ecotoxicology and Ecogenetics
Department of Ecology and Ecotoxicology
Vrije Universiteit
De Boelelaan 1087
1081 HV Amesterdam, The Netherlands
(31) 20-444-7054

Christophe Veronesi - Scrophulariaceae
Laboratoire de Physiologie et Pathologie Vegetales
Universite de Nantes
2, rue de la Houssiniere
44 322 Nantes, France
(33) 02 51 12 56 19
(33) 02 51 12 56 12 - Fax
Christophe.Veronesi at svt.univ-nantes.fr

Klaus Wegmann - Scrophulariaceae/Orobanchaceae
University of Tübingen
Waldhäuserstraße 37
D-72076 Tübingen
49 7071 64658
49 7071 689555 - fax
Wegmann-Tuebingen at t-online.de or
klaus.wegmann at uni-tuebingen.de

James H. Westwood -- molecular biology of parasitism in Orobanche
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Department of Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science
401 Latham Hall
Blacksburg, VA 24061
(540) 231-7519
(540) 231-7477 - fax
westwood at vt.edu
webpage

Andrea Wolfe -- Orobanchaceae, molecular systematics & evolution
Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology
Ohio State University
318 Aronoff Laboratory
318 W. 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 292-0267
(614) 292-2030 - fax
wolfe.205 at osu.edu
webpage

George Yatskievych -- Orobanchaceae
Missouri Botanical Garden
P.O. Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166
(314) 577-9522
george.yatskievych at mobot.org
webpage

John Yoder -- Scrophulariaceae
Department of Vegatable Crops
University of California
Davis, CA 95616-8746
(916) 752-1741
jiyoder at ucdavis.edu
webpage


Last updated: 29-Aug-15 / dln