Dr.
Tanja Schuster

Kuratorin Kryptogamen
Tanja Schusters ORCID Eintrag:
tanja.schuster@nhm-wien.ac.at
Telefon: +43 1 52177-248

BERUFSERFAHRUNG

 
Seit 2020          Kuratorin Kryptogamen (W). Naturhistorisches Museum,
                           Wien, Österreich.
 
2019 – 2020     Kursleiterin Übung zur Artenvielfalt Botanik
                           (Bestimmungsübungen an mitteleuropäischen
                           Gefäßpflanzen) mit Exkursionen. Ludwig-Maximilians- 
                           Universität, München, Deutschland.
 
2018 – 2020     Projektkoordinatorin Taxon-OMICS (DFG SPP 1991).
                          
Ludwig-Maximilians- Universität, München, Deutschland.
 
2013 – 2018     Postdoktorandin, Pauline Ladiges Plant Systematics
                           Research Fellow.
The National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL)
                           & The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australien.
 
2012 – 2013     Kuratorin Norton-Brown Herbarium (MARY). The
                           University of Maryland, College Park, USA.
 
2011 – 2012     Molekularlabormanagerin Pflanzensystematik &
                           Herbariumskuratorin Fabaceae (ECUH).
East Carolina
                           University, Greenville, USA.
 
2005 – 2011     Technische Assistentin & Kursleiterin
                           Herbarium, Gewächshäuser/Lebendsammlungen,
                           Grundlagen der Biosystematik, Zellbiologie.
Wake Forest
                           University, Winston-Salem, USA.
 
2009                  Technische Assistentin, Molekularlabor. Wake Forest
                           University, Winston-Salem, USA.
                           Projekt: Evolution und Diversifizierung der Azaleen und
                           Rhododendren (Rhododendron, Rhodoreae, Ericoideae,
                           Ericaceae).
 
2006                  Technische Assistentin, Molekularlabor. Wake Forest
                           University, Winston-Salem, USA.
                           Projekt: Phylogenetische, Biogeographische und
                           Monographische Studien der Wintergrün Gruppe
                           (Ericaceae).
 
2003 – 2004     Technische Assistentin, Molekularlabor. The City
                           University of New York, Research Foundation, Bronx,
                           New York, USA.
                           Projekt: Calcium ATPase Marker in Poaceae.
 
2002 – 2003     Dozentin Ethnobotanik (Plants and People). The City
                           University of New York, Herbert H. Lehman College, Bronx,
                           New York, USA.
 
 

AKADEMISCHER WERDEGANG

 
2011                  Doctor of Philosophy, Biologie – Schwerpunkt
                           Pflanzensystematik. Wake Forest University,
                           Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA.

                           Dissertation: Die evolutionären Verwandtschafts-
                           verhältnisse von Polygoneae Rchb. (Polygonaceae) mit
                           Schwerpunkt auf die Amphipazifizsche Muehlenbeckia
                           Meisn.
                           Dissertationsbetreuung: Kathleen A. Kron, PhD
 
2004                   Master of Arts, Pflanzenwissenschaften.
                            City University of New York (CUNY), Herbert H.
                            Lehman College, Bronx, New York, USA.

                            Master Arbeit: Erhebung der Pflanzenarten des Hallett
                            Nature Sanctuary, Central Park, New York
                            Betreuung: Dwight Kincaid, PhD
 
2002                   Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude,
                            Biologie. City University of New York (CUNY),
                            Herbert H. Lehman College, Bronx, New York, USA.

BEGUTACHTET

Van de Vijver B, Schuster TM. 2022. Typification of Synedra filiformis Grunow and its transfer to the genus Fragilaria (Fragilariaceae, Bacillariophyta). Notulae Algarum e253. PHP: https://notulaealgarum.org/2022/index.php

Van de Vijver B, Morales E, Schuster TM, Wetzel CE, Ector L. 2022. Typification and morphology of Staurosirella lapponica (Grunow) D.M.Williams & Round and Staurosirella pinnata var. intercedens (Grunow) P.B.Hamilton (Staurosiraceae, Bacillariophyta) lapponica (Grunow) D.M.Williams & Round and Staurosirella pinnata var. intercedens (Grunow) P.B.Hamilton (Staurosiraceae, Bacillariophyta). Nova Hedwigia 115 (1–2): 31–45. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1127/nova_hedwigia/2022/0697
 
Van de Vijver B, Lange–Bertalot H, Goeyers C, Mertens A, Schuster TM, Ector L. 2022. The identity of Eunotia paludosa Grunow 1862 (Eunotiaceae, Bacillariophyta), a revision, and the description of three new species of Eunotia Ehrenberg. Phytotaxa 545 (3): 261–277. DOI: https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.545.3.2
 
Schuster TM, Williams DM, Van de Vijver B. 2022. The diatom collection of Albert Grunow (1826–1914) at the herbarium of the Natural History Museum Vienna (W). Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie B, Botanik und Zoologie 124: 331–362 PDF: https://www.zobodat.at/biografien/Grunow_Albert_ANNA_124B_0331-0362.pdf  
 
Van de Vijver B, Williams DM, Schuster TM, Kusber WH, Cantonati M, Wetzel CE, Ector L. 2022. Analysis of the Fragilaria rumpens complex (Fragilariaceae, Bacillariophyta) with the description of two new species. Fottea 22 (1): 93–121. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5507/fot.2021.018

Van de Vijver B, Schuster TM, Kusber WH, Hamilton PB, Albert RL, Ballings P, Wetzel CE, Ector L. 2021. Revision of European Brachysira species (Brachysiraceae, Bacillariophyta): III. Species formerly included in the Brachysira serians-complex. Botany Letters 169 (1): 83–105. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/23818107.2021.1941250

Van de Vijver B, Schuster TM, Kusber WH, Williams DM, Wetzel CE, Ector L. 2021. Revision of European Brachysira species (Brachysiraceae, Bacillariophyta): II. The Brachysira styriaca and B. zellensis group. Botany Letters 168 (4): 485–502. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/23818107.2021.1923062

Van de Vijver B, Schuster TM, Kusber WH, Hamilton PB, Wetzel CE, Ector L. 2021. Revision of European Brachysira species (Brachysiraceae, Bacillariophyta): I. The Brachysira microcephala B. neoexilis enigma. Botany Letters 168 (4):467–484 . DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/23818107.2021.1909499

Lobban CS, Navarro N, Schuster TM. 2021. Recognition of Grunow’s two Striatella species from Honduras in modern literature, and their transfer to Florella (Bacillariophyta, Cyclophoraceae). Nova Hedwigia 112 (3–4): 271-282. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1127/nova_hedwigia/2021/0630
 
Van de Vijver B, Schuster TM. 2021. Observations and typification of Navicula serians var. thermalis Grunow and its transfer to the genus Brachysira. Notulae Algarum e190. PHP: https://notulaealgarum.org/2021/index.php

Bräuchler C, Schuster TM, Vitek E, Rainer H. 2021. The Department of Botany at the Natural History Museum Vienna (Herbarium W) – history, status, and a best practice guideline for usage and requests. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie B, Botanik und Zoologie 123: 297–322. PDF: https://www.zobodat.at/pdf/ANNA_123B_0297-0322.pdf

Van de Vijver B, Schuster TM, Williams DM, Kusber WH. 2021. Was Fragilaria pararumpens Lange–Bertalot, G.Hofmann & Werum 2011 new to science? Notulae Algarum e180. PHP: https://notulaealgarum.org/2021/index.php
 
Van de Vijver B, Ector L, Schuster TM. 2020. Observations on and typification of Navicula difficilis Grunow and its transfer to the genus Humidophila R.L.Lowe & al. (Diadesmidaceae, Bacillariophyta). Notulae Algarum e173. PHP: https://notulaealgarum.org/2020/index.php
 
Van de Vijver B, Kusber WH, Ector L, Schuster TM, Walter J. 2020. Original material of Fragilaria gloiophila (Grunow) Van de Vijver, Ector, T.M.Schuster & J.Walter (Fragilariaceae, Bacillariophyta) rediscovered in the Grunow collection. Notulae Algarum e161. PHP: https://notulaealgarum.org/2020/index.php
 
Van de Vijver B, Ector L, Schuster TM, Walter J. 2020. Observations on and typification of Synedra gloiophila Grunow (Fragilariaceae, Bacillariophyta) and its transfer to the genus Fragilaria Lyngbye. Notulae Algarum e145. PHP: https://notulaealgarum.org/2020/index.php
 
Fowler RM, McLay TGB, Schuster TM, Buirchell BJ, Murphy DJ, Bayly MJ. 2020. Plastid phylogenomic analysis of tribe Myoporeae (Scrophulariaceae). Plant Systematics and Evolution 306: e52. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00606-020-01678-4
 
Renner SS, Barreda VD, Tellería MC, Palazzesi L, Schuster TM. 2020. Early evolution of Coriariaceae (Cucurbitales) in the light of a new Campanian (ca. 82 Mya) pollen record from Antarctica. Taxon 69: 87–99. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/tax.12203

Gemeinholzer B, Vences M, Beszteri B, Bruy T, Felden J, Kostadinov I, Miralles A, Nattkemper TW, Printzen C, Renz J, Rybalka N, Schuster TM, Weibulat TM, Wilke T, Renner SS. 2020. Data storage and data re-use in taxonomy – the need for improved storage and accessibility of heterogeneous data. Organisms Diversity & Evolution. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13127-019-00428-w

von Mering, S., H. Akhani, S. Arias, W. Berendsohn, T. Borsch, I. Castañeda-Noa, J. de Vos, M. Dillenberger, U. Eggli, A. Fleischmann, M. Flores-Olvera, P. Hernández-Ledesma, G. Kadereit, C. Klak, N. Korotkova, M. Malekmohammadi, A. Moore, R. Nyffeler, G. Ocampo, J. Ortiz Díaz, B. Oxelman, R. Rabeler, B. Schlumpberger, Schuster TM, M. Timaná, P. Uotila & F. Zuloaga. The Global Caryophyllales Initiative: Towards an updated taxonomic backbone and a dynamic monograph of a major plant group. 2019. Biodiversity Information Science and Standards 3: e35357. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3897/biss.3.35357
 
Schuster TM, Setaro SD, Tibbits JFG, Batty EL, Fowler RM, McLay TGB, Wilcox S, Ades PK, Bayly MJ. 2018. Chloroplast variation is incongruent with classification of the Australian bloodwood eucalypts (genus Corymbia, family Myrtaceae) PLoS ONE. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0195034
 
Schuster TM, Gibbs MD, Bayly MJ. 2018. Annotated plastome of the temperate woody vine Muehlenbeckia australis (G.Forst.) Meisn. (Polygonaceae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources. 3(1): 399–400. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/23802359.2018.1456979

Schuster TM, Stajsic V, Bonito GM. 2016. False Polygonaceae Smut: increasing knowledge about Sphacelotheca polygoni-serrulati Maire in Australia. Muelleria 34: 83–102. PDF:
https://www.rbg.vic.gov.au/documents/MuelleriaVol_34_-_p83_Schuster.pdf
 
Schuster TM, Reveal JL, Bayly MJ, Kron KA. 2015. An updated molecular phylogeny of Polygonoideae (Polygonaceae): Relationships of Oxygonum, Pteroxygonum, and Rumex, and a new circumscription of Koenigia. Taxon 64 (6): 1188–1208. DOI: https://doi.org/10.12705/646.5

Judd W, Nickrent D, Robertson K, Abbott JR, Campbell C, Carlsward BS, Schuster TM, Neubig KM, Zona S, Donoghue M, Kellogg E. 2015. Photo Gallery of Vascular Plants (to accompany Plant Systematics, Fourth Edition). Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA. ISBN: 978-1-60535-574-0. https://pgvp.sinauer.com/

Schuster TM, Setaro SD, Kron KA. 2013. Age estimates for the buckwheat family Polygonaceae based on sequence data calibrated by fossils and with a focus on the amphi-Pacific Muehlenbeckia. PLoS ONE. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0061261
 
Schuster TM, Reveal JL, Kron KA. 2011. Phylogeny of Polygoneae (Polygonaceae: Polygonoideae). Taxon 60 (6): 1653–1666. DOI: https://www.jstor.org/stable/23210276
 
Schuster TM, Wilson KL, Kron KA. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships of Muehlenbeckia, Fallopia and Reynoutria investigated with chloroplast and nuclear data. International Journal of Plant Sciences 172 (8): 1053–1066. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1086/661293
 
Sanchez A, Schuster TM, Burke J, Kron KA. 2011. Taxonomy of Polygonoideae (Polygonaceae): A new tribal classification. Taxon 60 (1): 151–160. DOI: https://www.jstor.org/stable/41059829
 
Sanchez A, Schuster TM, Kron KA. 2009. A large scale phylogeny of Polygonaceae and its implications for taxonomic circumscriptions. International Journal of Plant Sciences 170 (8): 1044–1055. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1086/605121
 
Delprete PG, Schuster TM, Hiepko P. 2005. An annotated translation of Karl Schumann’s 1888 Über einige verkannte oder wenig gekannte Geschlechter der Rubiaceen Südamericas” [“about some misunderstood or little-known taxa of South American Rubiaceae”] with notes on the Rubiaceae type specimens kept at Berlin Herbarium. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 126 (1): 3–69. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1127/0006-8152/2005/0126-0003
 
FORSCHUNGSSCHWERPUNKTE
 
  • Sammlungsbezogene Forschung, Sammlungserschließung und- entwicklung.
  • Taxonomie der Kieselalgen, mit Schwerpunkt Grunow Sammlung (W) und Vernetzung diverser Institutionen mit Kieselalgensammlungen.
  • Evolution der Blütenpflanzen, Erstellung phylogenetischer Stammbäume der Polygonaceae, Coriariaceae, Ericaceae und Myrtaceae (Angophora und Corymbia) basierend auf molekularen und morphologischen Daten.
  • Vergleichende Genomik, Hochdurchsatzdaten (HTS).
  • Invasive Polygonaceae (Reynoutria [Fallopia], Koenigia [Aconogonon]).
  • Polygonaceae als Wirtspflanzen von Pilzen.
  • Biogeographie der Südhalbkugel.

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