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New Zealand Journal of Botany

The New Zealand Journal of Botany aims to disseminate peer-reviewed research on the botany, mycology and phycology of New Zealand and the southern hemisphere. The Journal publishes original research papers, review papers, short communications, perspectives, letters, forum articles and book reviews. We welcome submissions on all aspects of the botany, mycology and phycology of the South Pacific, Australia, South America and Southern Africa. The journal’s subject matter encompasses biosystematics and biogeography, ecology, physiology, biochemistry, genetics, reproductive biology, structure and development, taxonomy, ethnobotany, palaeobotany, bryology, lichenology, mycology, plant pathology and phycology.

The following articles have been selected by the Editor and are free to view from this collection page until 31 December 2021. Simply click on your article(s) of choice for instant access today.

Article Authors Year
Te reo Māori and botanical nomenclature as complementary naming systems for New Zealand’s flora Peter B. Heenan, Matt S. McGlone & Aaron D. Wilton 2021
Lineage through time analyses have their limitations: the case of the New Zealand flora James K. McCarthy, Matt S. McGlone & Peter B. Heenan 2020
A biological and ecological review of the endemic New Zealand genus Alseuosmia (toropapa; Alseuosmiaceae) Lara D. Shepherd, Peter J. de Lange, Andrew Townsend & Leon R. Perrie 2020
Plio-Pleistocene environmental changes shape present day phylogeography of New Zealand’s southern beeches (Nothofagaceae) Nicolas J. Rawlence, Benjamin C. M. Potter, Nic Dussex, Lachie Scarsbrook, David A. Orlovich, Jonathan M. Waters, Matt McGlone & Michael Knapp 2020
Pterostoma neehoffii (cf. Zamiaceae): a new species of extinct cycad from the middle Miocene of New Zealand and an overview of fossil New Zealand cycads John G. Conran, Jennifer M. Bannister, Uwe Kaulfuss & Daphne E. Lee 2020
Integrated ex situ conservation strategies for endangered New Zealand Myrtaceae species Jayanthi Nadarajan, Karin van der Walt, Carlos A. Lehnebach, Hassan Saeiahagh & Ranjith Pathirana 2020
An updated classification of the basal grade of Asteraceae (= Compositae): from Cabrera’s 1977 tribe Mutisieae to the present Liliana Katinas & Vicki A. Funk 2020
Microcystins in New Zealand: a review of occurrence, congener diversity and cell quotas Jonathan Puddick, Georgia Thomson-Laing & Susanna A. Wood 2019
Cenozoic formation and colonisation history of the New Zealand vascular flora based on molecular clock dating of the plastid rbcL gene Peter B. Heenan & Matt S. McGlone 2019

New Zealand Journal of Botany

The New Zealand Journal of Botany aims to disseminate peer-reviewed research relevant to the botany, mycology, and phycology of New Zealand and the southern hemisphere. We welcome submissions relevant to all aspects of the botany, mycology, and phycology of the South Pacific, Australia, South America, and Southern Africa. The journal’s subject matter encompasses biosystematics and biogeography, ecology, physiology, biochemistry, genetics, reproductive biology, structure and development, taxonomy, ethnobotany, palaeobotany, bryology, lichenology, mycology, plant pathology, and phycology. NZJB is a publication of the Royal Society Te Apārangi.

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