Dmitry Geltman

Dmitry Geltman

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Academic degree, academic title: Doctor of Science (Biology) from the Moscow State University in 2016

Position: Director

E-mail: geltman@binran.ru

Phone number: +7 (812) 372-54-43

Research interests:

Vascular plants taxonomy (especially Euphorbia, Urticaceae), phytogeography, plant conservation, botanical collections, history of botany, botanical nomenclature

Education and work experience:

Education:

1979 Ч Graduated from the Belarus State University, Diploma in Biology
1979Ц1982 Ч Post graduate course at the Komarov Botanical Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg (Leningrad)
1983 Ч Candidate Biol. Sci. (= Ph.D) from the Komarov Botanical Institute
1991 Ч International Diploma Course in the Herbarium Technique at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, England

Employment:

1983Ц1986 Ч Assistant Scientific Officer, Herbarium, Komarov Botanical Institute
1986Ц2001 Ч Senior Scientific Officer, Assistant Keeper of the Herbarium, Komarov Botanical Institute, Head of the Siberia and Far East Section of the Herbarium
2001Ц2002 Ч Principal Scientific Officer, Assistant Keeper of the Herbarium, Komarov Botanical Institute, Head of the Siberia and Far East Section of the Herbarium
2002Ц2016 Ч Deputy Director for Science, Komarov Botanical Institute
2016Ц2017 Ч Acting Director, Komarov Botanical Institute
2017Цuntil now Ч Director, Komarov Botanical Institute

Grants and research projects:

Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR): principal investigator of 9 research and international projects (1995Ц2016), Civilian Research and Development Foundation (CRDF) (2008Ц2009) and several other projects

  • RFBR grant 95-04-11129 УTaxonomy and geography of the genus Euphorbia in Europe, Caucasus and Asia MinorФ (1995Ц1997)
  • RFBR: grant 98-04-49804 УSynopsis of the section Esula of the genus EuphorbiaФ (1998Ц2000)
  • Open Society Institute grant OAE818 УThree centuries of the Central Herbarium of Russia and its place in the history and culture of St. PetersburgФ (1999Ц2000)
  • RFBR grant 01-04-48427 УTaxonomic synopsis of the section Paralias of the genus EuphorbiaФ (2001Ц2003)
  • RFBR grant 04-04-48758 УThe system of the Euphorbia subgenus Esula and the synopsis of its section TulocarpaФ (2004Ц2006)
  • RFBR grant 07-04-00848 УSpurges (Euphorbia, Euphorbiaceae) of the boreal Eurasia: taxonomy, phylogeny, phytogeographical analysisФ (2007Ц2009)
  • RFBR and CRDF (USA) grant 08-04-91103 УSystematics and phylogeny of Euphorbia subgenus Esula, a major plant group disjunct between North America and EurasiaФ (2008Ц2009)
  • RFBR grant 07-04-00290 УSpurges (Euphorbia, Euphorbiaceae) of Irano-Turanian floristic region: taxonomy, phylogeny, phytogeographical analysisФ (2010Ц2012)
  • RFBR grant 13-04-00541 УEuphorbia L. subgenus Esula Pers.: the diversity of palynological, anatomical and embryological characters, geographical analysisФ (2013Ц2015)
  • RFBR grant 15-29-02604 УMetabolomic approach to the study of biological diversity of vascular plantsФ (2015Ц2017)
  • Principal investigator on state contracts on the preparation of УRed Data Book of the Leningrad RegionФ (2016Ц2019) and УRed Data Book of St. PetersburgФ (2016Ц2018)

Conferences and workshops:

  • II International Congress on natural history collections (1996, Cambridge, UK) Ч oral presentation
  • XVI International Botanical Congress (1999, Saint-Lois, USA) Ч poster
  • XVII International Botanical Congress (2005, Vienna, Austria) Ч oral presentation, symposium organizer
  • V Balkan botanical congress (2009, Belgrade, Serbia) Ч oral presentation
  • XVIII International Botanical Congress (2011, Melbourne, Australia) Ч oral presentation
  • III Moscow international conference ЂMolecular phylogeneticsї (2012, Moscow, Russia) Ч oral presentation
  • VIII conference ЂPlant life of South-West Asiaї (2013, Edinburgh, UK) Ч oral presentation
  • XIX International Botanical Congress (2017, Shenzhen, China) Ч oral presentation

Professional memberships:

Editorial activity:

Scientific-organizational and teaching activities:

Selected publications:

130 research articles, 54 taxa treatments, 5 book chapters, 95 articles for Red data books and dictionaries, 47 conference abstracts and materials, etc.

Selected titles:

Ball P.W., Geltman D.V. 1993. Urtica L. // Flora Europaea, ed. 2. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge Univ. Press. Vol. 1. P. 79Ц80.

Geltman D.V. 1998.Taxonomic notes on Euphorbia esula (Euphorbiaceae) with special reference to its occurrence in the east part of the Baltic region // Ann. Bot. Fennici, 35: 113Ц117.

Geltman D.V. 2000. Genus Euphorbia L. (Euphorbiaceae) in flora Tauriae, Caucasi et Asia Minoris. I. Sectio Peplus Lázaro // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 32: 96Ц108. [In Russian].

Geltman D.V. 2002. Genus Euphorbia L. (Euphorbiaceae) in flora Tauriae, Caucasi et Asia Minoris. II. Sectio Esula Dumort. // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 34: 102Ц124. [In Russian].

Geltman D.V. 2002. A synopsis of the subsection Patellares Prokh. (section Esula Dumort.) of the genus Euphorbia (Euphorbiaceae) // Komarovia, 2: 19Ц27.

Geltman D. V. 2004. Generis Euphorbia L. (Euphorbiaceae) sectionis Paralias Dumort. subsectionis Myrsiniteae Boiss. revisio // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 36: 159Ц169. [ In Russian].

Geltman D.V. 2005. Genus Euphorbia L. (Euphorbiaceae) in flora Tauriae, Caucasi et Asia Minoris. III. Sectio Paralias Dumort. // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 37: 134Ц151 [In Russian].

Geltman D.V. 2006. Euphorbia section Paralias subsection Conicocarpae in the flora of Middle Asia and Iranian Highlands // Bot. Zhurn. 91(7): 1126Ц1135. [In Russian].

Geltman D.V. 2006. Euphorbiaceae Juss. // Flora of Russia: European part and bordering regions. Amerind Publisher, New Dehli. 9: 386Ц435. [Translation of: Geltman, D.V. (1996). Euphorbiaceae. Ч In: Flora Europae Orientalis. St. Petersburg. 9: 256Ц287].

Geltman D.V. 2008. Synopsis of Euphorbia L. section Chamaebuxus Lázaro (Euphorbiaceae) // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 40: 109Ц158. [In Russian with English summary].

Geltman D.V., Till W. 2009. The Eurasian steppe species Euphorbia caesia Kar. & Kit. (Euphorbiaceae) Ч a new member of the flora of Austria// Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien, ser. B. 110: 159Ц168.

Geltman D.V. 2009. Spurges (Euphorbia L., Euphorbiaceae) of the boreal Eurasia. I. Section Paralias Dumort. // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 41: 166Ц191. [In Russian with English summary].

Geltman D.V. 2012. Euphorbia edgeworthii Boiss. (Euphorbiaceae), a novelty for the flora of China // Turczaninowia. 15 (4): 19Ц21.

Geltman D.V. 2012. Fam. 79. Euphorbiaceae Juss. // Caucasian flora conspectus. St. Petersburg; Moscow: KMK Scientific Press. Vol. 3(2). P. 494Ц513. [In Russian].

Geltman D.V. 2012. Euphorbiaceae Juss. // Conspectus florae Europae Orientalis. Moscow & St. Petersburg: KMK Scientific Press. Vol. 1. P. 482Ц494.

Geltman D.V. 2013. Revision of Euphorbia sect. Chylogala (Euphorbiaceae) // Willdenowia. 43(1): 5Ц12. https://doi.org/10.3372/wi.43.43101

Riina R., Peirson J. A., Geltman D. V., Molero J., Frajman B., Pahlevani A., Barres L., Morawetz J. J., Salmaki Y., Zarre S., Kryukov A., Bruyns P. V., Berry P. E. 2013. A worldwide molecular phylogeny and classification of the leafy spurges, Euphorbia subgenus Esula (Euphorbiaceae)// Taxon. 62 (2): 316-342. https://doi.org/10.12705/622.3

Marhold K., Stuessy T. (eds.) in collaboration with Agababian M., Agosti D., Alford M.H., Crespo A., Crisci J.V., Dorr L.J., Ferencová Z., Frodin D., Geltman D.V., Kilian N., Linder H.P., Lohmann L.G., Oberprieler C., Penev L., Smith G.F., Thomas W., Tulig M., Turland N., Zhang X.-C. 2013. The future of botanical monography: report from an international workshop, 12Ц16 March 2012, Smolenice, Slovak Republic // Taxon. 62 (1): 4Ц20. https://doi.org/10.1002/tax.621003

Geltman D., Mikheev A., Litvinskaya S., Murtazaliev R., Portenier N., Shvanova V. 2013. Russian Federation // Solomon J., Shulkina T., Schatz G.E. (eds). Red list of the endemic plants of the Caucasus: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Russia, and Turkey. Saint Louis: Missouri Botanical Garden Press. P. 179Ц208.

Geltman D.V. 2015. Phytogeographical analysis of Euphorbia subgenus Esula (Euphorbiaceae) // Polish Bot. J. 60(2): 147Ц161. https://doi.org/10.1515/pbj-2015-0024

Berry P.E., Riina R., Peirson J.A., Yang Y., Steinmann V.W., Geltman D.V., Morawetz J.J., Cacho N.I. 2016. Euphorbia L. // Flora of North America. New York, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Vol. 12. P. 237Ц324.

Barkworth M.E., Watson M., Barrie F.R., Belyaeva I.V., Chung R. C.K., Dašková J., Davidse G., Dönmez A.A., Doweld A. B., Dressler S., Flann C., Gandhi K., Geltman D., Glen H. F., Greuter W., Head M. J., Jahn R., Janarthanam M.K., Katinas L., Kirk P. M., Klazenga N., Kusber W., Kvaček J., Malécot V., Mann D. G., Marhold K., Nagamasu H., Nicolson N., Paton A., Patterson D. J., Price M. J., PrudТhomme van Reine W. F., Schneider C. W., Sennikov A., Smith G. F., Stevens P. F., Yang Z.-L., Zhang X.-C., Zuccarello G. C. 2016. (276Ц279) Proposals to provide for registration of new names and nomenclatural acts // Taxon. 65(3): 656Ц658. https://doi.org/10.12705/653.37

Visconti P., Elias V.V., Sousa Pinto I., Fischer M., Ali-zade V., Báldi A., Brucet S., Bukvareva E.N., Byrne K., Caplat P., Feest A., Guerra C., Gozlan R., Jelić D., Kikvidze Z., Lavrillier A., Le Roux X., Lipka O.N., Petrík P., Schatz B., Smelyansky I.E., Viard F., Anker YA., Bellard C., Boch S., Böhm M., Dahlberg A., Dobrolyubova K.O., Ekroos J., Faith D.P., Feldman A., Galil B., Criado M.G., Geltman D.V., Guisan A., Joosten H., Karimov B., Korotenko V.A., Kotta J., Kreuzberg E., Krylenko M.V., Kurokhtin A., Kuznetsova D., Lukić Bilela L., Meiri S., Minaeva T.Yu., Molau U., Morato T., Nakhutsrishvili G., Nikitina O.I., Nieto A., Novitsky R., Nurkse K., Pérez Ruzafa A., Raab K., Raab K., Roll U., Rossberg A.G., Selimov R., Shukurov E., Sirin A.A., Smith H.G., Snethlage M., Snethlage M., Leroy B., Solovev B.A., Svetasheva T., Tanneberger F., Thullier W., Tuniev B.S., Van der Plas F., Vandvik V., Venn S., Vershinin V., Winter M., Zadereev E.S., Zazanashvili N. 2018. Status, trends and future dynamics of biodiversity and ecosystems underpinning nature's contributions to people // The IPBES regional assessment report on biodiversity and ecosystem services for Europe and Central Asia. Bonn: Secretariat of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services. P. 187Ц384. https://ipbes.net/assessment-reports/eca

Geltman D.V. 2018. Two Euphorbia (Euphorbiaceae) species new for the flora of China (Xinjiang and Inner Mongolia) // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 49: 144Ц148. https://doi.org/10.31111/novitates/2018.49.144