Bryology at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

The Bryophyte Group


Faculty

Taken January 1996, SIUC plant biology green house

Taken May 2008, in the field at Monserrate, Portugal

 

Barbara J. Crandall-Stotler, Ph.D., Professor of Plant Biology
 
Research Interests
 
Phylogeny and systematic's of bryophytes, morphogenesis of lower cryptogams, cytology, cell biology and population biology of bryophytes.

Research Associate of the Missouri Botanical Garden.

 

 
Raymond E. Stotler, Ph.D., Professor of Plant Biology
 
Research Interests
 
Bryophyte systematic's and phylogeny; plant nomenclature and botanical documentation.

Research Associate of the Missouri Botanical Garden.
 
Ray Stotler died on December 4, 2013 after a two year battle with cancer.
 
CrandaLL-Stotler, B.  2014.  Ray Stotler: Remembrances of a deeply respected colleague and beloved husband. Bryological Times 139: 20-23.
 
Vitt, D. H. & B. Crandall-Stotler. 2014. Raymond Eugene Stotler (1940–2013) - Remembering an American hepaticologist. The Bryologist 117: 405-408.

 

 

The Bryologist volume 114 (1). 2011 – A Speical Tribute Issue to Barbara J. Crandall-Stotler & Ramond E. Stotler

 

 

Graduate Research Assistant

 

Undergraduate Research Assistant

 

Graduate Web Assistant

 

David William Addison

 

Former Post Doctoral Fellows in Bryology

 

Joshua Salter

 

Laura Forrest

 

Li Zhang

 

Former Graduate Students in Bryology

 
Scott W. Schuette, M.S.
"A monograph of the genus Jensenia."

 

Abel Kinser, M.S
"A monograph of the Pallaviciniaceae subfamily Moerckioideae."

 

Yuki Kobiyama, Ph.D.
"Comparative developmental and ultrastructural studies of the specialized parenchyma cells and/or hydrolized cells in bryophytes."

 

Virginia Freire, Ph.D.
"A revision of the Fossombronineae of Latin America."

 

Christine Cargill , Ph.D.
"A taxonomic revision of Fossombronia and Sewardiella, suborder Fossombronineae."

 

David Krayesky, M.S
"A revision of the genus Fossombronia Raddi in North and East Asia, Oceania, the Malay archipelago and New Zealand."

 

James Bray Jr., M.S and Ph.D.
"The life history of a Fossombronia Raddi community at Jackson Hollow, Pope County, Illinois and the reproductive biology."
"A revision of the genus Fossombronia Raddi in North America, North of Mexico and Europe."

 

Heather Ford, M.S
"A monographic study of the genus Petalophyllum Nees and Gottsche Ex Lehm."

 

Kelsi Scott, M.S
"Development of a Rapd protocol to investigate the breeding system and genetic variability of Fossombronia Foveolate Lindb."

 

Sherry Self, M.S.
"The use of ITS in analyzing the systematic status of Pellia appalachiana R. M. Schust."

 

Former Graduate Research Assistant

 

Tsong Yue (Annie) Peng
 
 
 
Juan Carlos Benavides

 

Former Undergraduate Students in Bryology Laboratory

 

NicoleBabinsky , Undergraduate, Biological Sciences Major

 

Joshua Welling, Undergraduate Forestry Major

 

Matt Burmeister, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major

 

Holly Sebby, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major

 

Tracy Schilling, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major.

 

Katherine Millar, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major

 

J. Andy Long, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major

 

Dylan Kosma, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major

 

Rachel Murray, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major

 

Aileen O'Hearn, Undergraduate Zoology Major

 

Erin Shanle, Undergraduate Plant Biology Major

 

Former Students working on the Dillen Project

 

Swarna Mangipudi, M.S candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering

 

Aparna Sadavarte , M.S candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering

 

Vamshi Pampati, M.S candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering

 

Praveen K. Meduri, M.S candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering