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HBS Newsletter 10/2022Α

Newsletter Issue Number
10

Contents:

  • 4th ESP Europe Conference
  • Virtual meetings of young botanists researching the Greek flora
  • Afterword for HELECOS 10
  • 3rd Mediterranean Plant Conservation Week successfully completed in Greece
  • New data for the flora of Greece (year of publication 2021)
  • Climate-Change Impacts on the Southernmost Mediterranean Arctic-Alpine Plant Populations
  • Operation of a new research unit "Phylogeny and Taxonomy" at the Laboratory of Botany, Department of Biology, University of Patras
  • UPA Herbarium: A new scanner to digitize its plant specimens
  • Conferences to come
Newsletter Issue Semester

2022A

Newsletter Date
7 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 9/2021Α

Newsletter Issue Number
9

Contents:

  • Drafting the Red Data Book for the vascular plants and fungi of Greece (starts in autumn 2021)
  • 17th Panhellenic Scientific Conference “HELECOS-10 - Ecology and Nature Conservation: progress and challenges in a time of crisis”
  • Vascular flora of Greece: floristic diversity (2013-2021)
  • Guide to the Alien Plants of Greece and the NATURA 2000 Network of Protected Areas and and an online platform for the alien plants of Greece (www.alienplants.gr)
  • Seminar on habitat types and plant species monitoring
  • 3rd Biogeographical Natura 2000 seminar for the Mediterranean region
  • Plant Endemism Centres and Biodiversity Hotspots in Greece
  • Extinction Risk Assessment of the Greek Endemic Flora
  • Linking Taxonomic, Phylogenetic and Functional plant diversity with Ecosystem Services of cliffs and screes in Greece
  • A new edition on the "Flora in Art and Culture
  • New findings for the flora of Greece
  • Plant of the month: January – June 2021
Newsletter Issue Semester

2021Α

Newsletter Date
1 year 2 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 8/2020Β

Newsletter Issue Number
8

HBS Newsletter 8/2020Β

  • Hellenic Botanical Society, 40 years of history: 1980-2020
  • Dr. Ioannis Tsekos Obituary
  • Pinelopi Delipetrou
  • 3rd Mediterranean Plant Conservation Week, Plant Conservation Strategies: from Science to Practice, 15-19 March 2021
  • 8th Plant Micro-Reserve added to the Micro-Reserve Network for threatened plants of Crete
  • The Herbarium of the Goulandris Museum of Natural History (ΑΤΗ)
  • Taxonomic and phylogenetic diversity patterns in the Northern Sporades islets complex (West Aegean, Greece)
  • Plant Diversity Patterns and Conservation Implications under Climate-Change Scenarios in the Mediterranean: The Case of Crete (Aegean, Greece)
  • New book on the flora and vegetation of the Prespa National Park
  • Plant of the month: January – June 2020
Newsletter Issue Semester

2020B

Newsletter Date
1 year 8 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 7/2020A

Newsletter Issue Number
7

HBS Newsletter 7/2020A

  • The project on the Flora of Greece and the publication of the 1st volume – September 2021
  • Τhe 8th Balkan Botanical Congress in Athens, Greece, in 2021
  • Seminar on Diversity patterns of the Flora of Greece with applications in R
  • The 16th OPTIMA Meeting
  • Summarizing the workshops on the identification-interpretation of habitat types and the determination of favourable reference values for their area and range in the framework of Biogeographic Seminars for the Mediterranean region
  • The Herbarium of the School of Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (TAU)
  • Plant of the month: January – June 2019
  • Mountain ecosystems and Wind Parks: Biodiversity and approaches for the conservation of the natural environment
  • Island ecosystems and Wind Parks: the case of the Aegean rocky islets and islands
  • New taxa for the Greek flora
  • 16th Conference of the Hellenic Botanical Society, Athens October 10-13, 2019.
Newsletter Issue Semester

2020A

Newsletter Date
2 years 8 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 6/2019B

Newsletter Issue Number
6

HBS Newsletter 6/2019B

  • The 1st volume of the Flora of Greece
  • Greece, the country with the highest tree species diversity in the Mediterranean
  • The flora of Greece: October 2013/2016 – August 2019
  • Capparis spinosa
  • Plant of the month: January – June 2019
  • New taxa for the Greek flora
    • Hieracium pangaeum Szeląg & Vladimirov
    • Salix kaptarae a new species of willow from Crete
  • New findings on the Greek flora
    • Tulipa rhodopea (VELEN.) VELEN
    • Genista willingii Kit Tan & Ziel.
  • Typification of Verbascum undulatum (Scrophulariaceae)
  • What is Allium achaium Boiss. & Orph.? Disentangling the taxonomy of a Greek mountain species
Newsletter Issue Semester

2019B

Newsletter Date
3 years 2 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 5/2019A

Newsletter Issue Number
5

HBS Newsletter 5/2019A

  • 16th Panhellenic Scientific Conference of the Hellenic Botanical Society, Athens, 10-13 October 2019
  • The 7th Balkan Botanical Congress in Novi Sad (Serbia) – Meeting of the old and the new generation of botanists at the place where Balkans meet the Pannonian Plain
  • On Nature of Mount Olimbos
  • Plant of the month: July-December 2019
  • New taxa for the Greek flora
    • Hypericum cycladicum Trigas
    • Silene christodouloui-zarkosii Kit Tan & G. Vold
  • Greek Flora New findings
    • New records of Hieracium and Pilosella species
  • Savvas Haritonidis, 1938-2019 - Obituary
Newsletter Issue Semester

2019A

Newsletter Date
3 years 8 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 4/2018B

Newsletter Issue Number
4

HBS Newsletter 4/2018B

  • The floristic diversity of Greece: October 2013 - June 2018
  • 2018: 2nd edition of the Flora of Greece web site
  • The Herbarium of the Botanical Museum National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • The Balkan-Aegean Dendrochronology Project: Tree-Ring Research for the Study of SE-European and East Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Endemic Plants of Greece: Amorgos
  • Illustrated Flora of Cyprus
  • Atlas Florae Europaeae, volume 17, Rosaceae, Sorbus s.l
  • 2nd Mediterranean Plant Conservation Week
  • Plant of the month: January-June 2018
  • Greek Flora New findings
    • Resurrection of Verbascum auriculatum, a long-disused name in Flora Graeca Sibthorpiana
    • Carthamus caeruleus L. (Cardueae, Asteraceae), a new record for Rodos Island, Greece
    • Contribution to the flora of Tilos Island
    • Petrorhagia laconica Trigas, Kalpoutz. & Kougioum.
    • Hypericum icaricum Kit Tan
    • Cymbalaria spetae Carnicero & al.
    • Ornithogalum insulare Kypriotakis, Antaloudaki & Tzanoudakis
Newsletter Issue Semester

2018B

Newsletter Date
4 years 2 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 3/2018A

Newsletter Issue Number
3

HBS Newsletter 3/2018A

  • 2nd Meeting of the Steering and the Scientific Committee for the “Flora of Greece” project, Patras 15-16 December 2017
  • From the 1st to the 2nd edition of the website “Flora of Greece web” - June 2017 / February 2018
  • Getting acquainted with the Greek Botanical Museums-Herbaria
  • The Botanical Museum - HERBARIUM of the Department of Biology, University of Patras (UPA)
  • Flora Graeca Sibthorpiana – Popular Edition
  • Atlas of the Greek Orchids
  • New taxa for the Greek flora
    • Campanula kamariana
    • Silene marschallii subsp. guicciardii
    • Fritillaria phitosia
    • Ornithogalum naxense
    • Verbascum corinthiacum
    • Phelipanche hedypnoidis
    • Genista willingii
  • Plants of the month: July – December 2017
Newsletter Issue Semester

2018A

Newsletter Date
4 years 8 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 2/2017B

Newsletter Issue Number
2

HBS Newsletter 2/2017B

  • The event of the Hellenic Botanical Society for the presentation of the “Flora of Greece project”
  • Flora of Greece Web
  • Allium symiacum (Amaryllidaceae), a new species from Symi Island (SE Aegean, Greece)
  • Allium iatrouinum and A. pycnotrichum: Two new Allium (A. sect. Cupanioscordum, Amaryllidaceae) species from Greece
  • Revision of Verbascum daenzeri group
  • New record for Iris hellenica Mermygkas, Kit Tan & Yannitsaros
  • First confirmed record of Elodea canadensis Michx. in Greece
  • Plants of the month: January - June 2017
  • Arne Strid Honorary Doctor to the Faculty of Biology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • CARE-MEDIFLORA – Conservation Actions for Threatened Mediterranean Island Flora: ex situ and in situ joint actions.
  • 15th Panhellenic Scientific Conference of the Hellenic Botanical Society
  • 15th International Symposium on Aquatic Plants Queenstown, New Zealand
  • 8th European Congress of Botanic Gardens EuroGard VIII, Lisbon 7-11 Μay, 2018
  • 18th Panhellenic Forestry Conference
  • «Painting by numbers» and Flora Graeca
  • Grammos: The neglected giant
Newsletter Issue Semester

2017B

Newsletter Date
5 years 2 months ago
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HBS Newsletter 1/2017A

Newsletter Issue Number
1

First issue of the HBS Newsletter (1/2017A)

  • Annual Action Plan of the new Board of the Hellenic Botanical Society (HBS) (October 2016 - September 2017)
  • Description of new taxa for science
  • Actions of the new Board of the Hellenic Botanical Society (October-December 2016)
  • 8th Congress of the Hellenic Ecological Society
  • 2016: anniversary Aristotle’s year (2400 years since Aristotle’s birth)
  • New publications on the Greek flora
    • Brullo S. & Erben M. (2016). The genus Limonium (Plumbaginaceae) in Greece, Phytotaxa 240 (1)
    • Dimopoulos P, Raus T, Bergmeier Ε, Constantinidis Th, Iatrou G, Kok­kini S, Strid A, & D Tzanoudakis (2016). Vascular plants of Greece – an annotated checklist. Supplement. Willdenowia 46(3): 301 - 347.
    • Gkelis S, Ouralidis I, Panou M, Pappas N (2016). Cyanobacteria of Greece: An annotated checklist. Biodiversity Data Journal 4: e10084.
    • Kleinsteuber A., Ristow M. & Hassler M. (2016). Flora von Rhodos und Chalki, Band 1.  
      Strid A. (2016). Atlas of the Aegean Flora. Part 1: Text & Plates. Part 2: Maps. Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin. Englera 33 (1 & 2).
    • European Habitats under threat: First ever Red List of all habitats on our land and in our seas
Newsletter Issue Semester

2017A

Newsletter Date
5 years 8 months ago
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