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ISSN: 2468-2659
CN: 53-1233/Q

Editor in Chief

Jianqiang Wu

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant resistance to insects, host-parasitic plant interactions, signaling
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Executive Associate Editor in Chief

Jianwen Zhang

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant taxonomy and biogeography, plant systematics and evolution

Associate Editors in Chief

Jianghua Chen

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant development and movement, functional genomics

Richard Corlett

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xishuangbanna, China
Area of expertise: Impacts of climate change, biodiversity conservation, tropical East Asia, plant-animal interactions

Yunfei Deng

South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
Area of expertise: Plant taxonomy

Zhiyao Tang

Peking University, Beijing, China
Area of expertise: Plant community ecology

Libing Zhang

Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO, USA
Area of expertise: Phylogeny, taxonomy, and nomenclature of vascular plants

Shibao Zhang

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant physiological ecology, orchid biology

Editors

Ian T. Baldwin

Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany
Area of expertise: Plant-insect interactions

Igor Bartish

Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic
Area of expertise: Biogeography, Hippophae, phyloecology, phylogenetics, phylogeography, molecular ecology, molecular systematics, Sapotaceae

Carol Baskin

University of Kentucky Lexington, KY, USA
Area of expertise: Plant ecology, seed dormancy and germination, plant life history

Gil Bohrer

Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
Area of expertise: Forest ecohydrology, forest meteorology, greenhouse gas fluxes from vegetation, aerial dispersal

David Boufford

Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, MA, USA
Area of expertise: Floristics of temperate Eastern Asia and temperate North America; biodiversity

Gao Chen

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Conservation biology, pollination ecology, seed dispersal, animal-plant interactions

Zhiduan Chen

Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China
Area of expertise: Systematic botany, phylogenetic biodiversity

Jianming Deng

State Key Laboratory of Grassland and Agro-Ecosystems, School of Life Science, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Area of expertise: Plant ecology, microbial ecology and theoretical ecology

Min Deng

Yunnan University, Kunming, China
Area of expertise:Plant taxonomy, plant systematics, comparative anatomy, population genetics

Yuanwen Duan

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Mating system evolution, reproductive strategies and pollination ecology in plants. Special on flower evolution along with the associated ecological consequences and the underlying mechanisms, involving sexual system change, flower color change and flower shape change

Zexin Fan

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Climate change, functional traits, dendrochronology, global change ecology

Lianming Gao

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Phylogeny and phylogenomics, speciation and adaptive evolution, biogeography, DNA barcoding

Bernard Goffinet

University of Connecticut, CT, USA
Area of expertise: Bryophyte and lichen evolution (including systematics, taxonomy, organellar genomes, phylogenomics)

Xun Gong

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Genetic diversity, natural hybridization and hybrid speciation

Setoguchi Hiroaki

Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Area of expertise: Conservation genetics, phylogeny, phylogeography, taxonomy

Jinling Huang

East Carolina University, Greenville, USA
Area of expertise: Horizontal gene transfer in eukaryotes, particularly photosynthetic eukaryotes, evolutionary genomics, and plant evolution

Jiangguo Huang

South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
Area of expertise: Forest ecology, Tree Physiology, Climate Change, dendrochronology

Yongjiang Huang

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Palaeobotany

Yu Jia

Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Area of expertise: Taxonomy and systematics of Bryophytes

Joo-Hwan Kim

Gachon University, Gyeonggi, Korea
Area of expertise: Phylogenetics, evolutionary biology, evolution

Deliang Kong

Henan Agricultural University, Zhenzhou, China
Area of expertise: Plant root ecology, biodiversity and ecosystem functioning, plant and mycorrhizal interactions

Shaopeng Li

East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
Area of expertise: Community ecology, plant invasion, functional ecology, island biogeography

Rong Li

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant taxonomy and biogeography, plant systematics and evolution

Zhong-Hu Li

College of Life Sciences, Northwest University
Area of expertise: Plant population genomics, speciation and molecular evolution

Weiqi Li

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant stress physiology, molecular physiology, functional genomics, plant lipidomics

Qingjun Li

Yunnan University, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Pollination biology; floral evolution; plant-animal interaction; plant evolutionary ecology

Dezhu Li

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Phylogenetics and biogeography of important taxa in East Asia; phylogenomics of grasses, angiosperms and other vascular plants; DNA barcoding, next-generation Flora (iFlora) of plants in China and biodiversity and germplasm preservation

Gang Liang

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Homeostasis of metal nutrients; molecular mechanisms of Fe, Cu, and Zn uptake; transcription regulation of genes responsive to mineral deficiency; nutrient deficiency sense and signaling transduction

Luxiang Lin

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Community assembly, species coexistence, species interaction, forest dynamic, plant ecology, community ecology, forest ecology

Jianquan Liu

Lanzhou University and Sichuan University, Lanzhou and Chengdu, China
Area of expertise: Genomics, population genetics (genomics), conservation genetics (genomics), phyogenetics (phylogenomics), evolutionary biology, biogeography, phylogeography

Hui Liu

South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
Area of expertise: Plant eco-physiology, plant functional traits, plant hydraulics, phylogenetic comparative modelling, biogeography, climatic niche

Jordi López-Pujol

Botanic Institute of Barcelona (IBB-CSIC-ICUB), Catalonia, Spain
Area of expertise: Biogeography, conservation, invasive alien species, genetic diversity, phylogeography

Xiaotao Lu

Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Area of expertise: Ecosystem ecology, biogeochemistry, community ecology

Jinshuang Ma

Beijing Botanical Garden, Beijing, China
Area of expertise: Plant taxonomy, invasive and naturalized plants of China, history and literatures of plant taxonomy in China, taxa interested Aristolochia and Isotrema of Aristolochiaceae, Euphorbia of Euphorbiaceae, Euonymus of Celatraceae, and Metasequoia

Kangshan Mao

Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
Area of expertise: Historical biogeography, phyogenetics (phylogenomics), phylogeography, population genetics (genomics), conservation genetics (genomics), landscape genetics (genomics), evolutionary biology

Alexandra Muellner-Riehl

Institute of Biology,Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
Area of expertise: Molecular phylogenetics and biogeography, evolutionary biology, taxonomy and systematics, biodiversity, DNA barcoding

Zelong Nie

Jishou University, Jishou, China
Area of expertise: Phylogeny, biogeography, molecular systematics

Yang Niu

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Pollination ecology, plant colour evolution, alpine botany

Alexei Oskolski

University of Johannesburg, South Africa and Komarov Botanical Institute, Russia
Area of expertise: Comparative anatomy and evolutionary morphology of flowering plants

Hakan Ozkan

Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey
Area of expertise: Cereal and legume domestication, genetic diversity of wild relatives of cereals and legume, cereal and legume genetics, polyploidization and breeding of cereal and legume for abiotic and biotic stresses

Yingxiong Qiu

Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Area of expertise: Molecular ecology, phylogeography, phylogenetics, landscape genomics

Peter Raven

Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO, USA
Area of expertise: Plant systematics and evolution; population biology, biogeography, reproductive biology, ethnobotany, and conservation biology

Zongxin Ren

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Pollination Ecology, Plant Reproductive Ecology, Evolutionary Ecology, Plant-Pollinator Interaction; Orchids

Victoria Sosa

Instituto de Ecologia AC Xalapa , Mexico City, Mexico
Area of expertise: Taxonomy, molecular systematics, historical biogeography, electronic flora of Mexico

Robert Spicer

Open University, Milton Keynes, UK
Area of expertise: Palaeobotany, palaeoclimatology, monsoons, Tibet, polar

Tao Su

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Paleobotany, paleoclimatology, paleoecology, biodiversity

Hang Sun

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant taxonomy, flora, biogeography and evolutionary biology

Weibang Sun

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Conservation biology of the most threatened plant species with extremely small sopulations (PSESP); biology of plant introduction and domestication

Komiljon Tojibaev

Tashkent Botanical Garden, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Area of expertise: Plant diversity (Central Asia), phytogeography, taxonomy of geophytes (Allium, Tulipa, Juno and ect.)

Hengchang Wang

Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China
Area of expertise: Molecular phylogeny and evolution, taxonomy, biogeography and plant genome

Hong Wang

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Plant systematics and evolution, pollen morphology, floral biology, plant-pollinator interaction, pollination ecology

Ehud Weiss

Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
Area of expertise: Archaeology, Palaeoecology

Jenny Xiang

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA
Area of expertise: Evolution, molecular ecology, phylogenetics and biogeography, DNA barcoding, speciation, hybridization, conservation genetics, taxonomy

Yaowu Xing

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Phylogeny, biogeography, paleobotany, biodiversity

Jianchu Xu

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Forest ecology, ecological restoration, agroforestry, species distribution and modelling, biological diversity conservation

Wenhao Yan

Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China
Area of expertise: Gene transcription regulation; crop genetics; epigenetics; gene editing; Evo-devo

Xuefei Yang

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Ethnobotany

Jie Yang

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Community ecology, forest ecology

Zhuliang Yang

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Fungal taxonomy, molecular phylogeny, biogeography and evolution

Yunhai Zhang

State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing 100093, China
Area of expertise: Ecosystem stability, biodiversity, carbon cycles, nitrogen cycles, plant biomass production

Wei Zhou

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Population genetics, mating system, phylogeography

Zhekun Zhou

Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
Area of expertise: Paleobotany, paleoecology, biogeography and plant taxonomy

Honorary Editors-in-Chief

Xiaoya Chen

Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

Xiaojiang Hao

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China

Deyuan Hong

Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Hongwen Huang

South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China

Handong Sun

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China

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Plant Diversity Editorial office

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650201, Yunnan, China

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Editorial Office Manager

Dr. Nana Lin

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China

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