Mariya Sheludyakova

Mariya Sheludyakova

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Position: Research Assistant


Phone number: +7 (812) 372-54-49 ext. 2223

Research interests:

  • Plant taxonomy.
  • Genus Scrophularia.
  • Herbarium collections.
  • Types and typification.

Keywords: Taxonomy, Scrophularia, herbarium

Education and work experience:

2002-2007 – graduation program at the Pskov Kirov State Pedagogical University.
2007-2009 – Master program at St. Petersburg State University, Faculty of Biology and Soil Science, Department of Botany.
2009-2015 – Postgraduate program, Komarov Botanical Institute RAS, Department of Herbarium of Higher Plants.

2007-2009 – Laboratory Assistant, Department of Herbarium of Higher Plants, Komarov Botanical Institute RAS.
2009-2015 – Laboratory Assistant at the Scientific and Educational Center of the Komarov Botanical Institute RAS.
2015 – until now – Research Assistant , Department of Herbarium of Higher Plants, Komarov Botanical Institute RAS.

Grants and research projects:

Member of research team:

  • State contract № 16.518.11.7071 «Study of the diversity of modern and fossil plants and fungi on the basis of the Collection Fund of the Botanical Institute named after V.L. Komarov RAS as an object of scientific infrastructure for collective use».
  • 2012–2013. Program of the President of the Russian Federation to support leading scientific schools: grant NSh 7000.2012.4 «Biodiversity of vascular plants of Eurasia: flora, taxonomy, geography, evolution».

Conferences and workshops:


  • Russian scientific conference with international participation «Innovations and traditions in modern botany» (48th Komarov readings) dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the birth of V.L. Komarov. St. Petersburg, October 21-25, 2019.
  • XIV Congress of the Russian Botanical Society and conference «Botany in the modern world». Makhachkala, June 18-23, 2018.
  • IV (XII) International Botanical Conference of Young Scientists in St. Petersburg. St. Petersburg, April 22-28, 2018.

Professional memberships:

Selected publications:

Kuropatkin V.V., Konechnaya G.Yu., Efimov P.G., Nikitina S.V., Litvinova E.M., Medvedeva N.A., Sheludyakova M.B. New species and localities to the flora of Novgorod region. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2018. 103(8): 1031–1039. [In Russian]

Sheludyakova M.B, Grigoryeva V.V., Pozhidaev A.E. Pollen morfology of some species of the genus Scrophularia (Scrophulariaceae). Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2018. 102(2): 361–379. [In Russian]

Ranjbar M., Rahchamani N., Sheludyakova M. Taxonomic Identity of Scrophularia koeiei (Scrophulariaceae) and its resurrection from the synonymy of S. nikitinii. Novon: A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature. 2018. 26(2): 184–192.

Sheludyakova M.B., Fateryga A.V. On the distribution and intraspecific taxonomy of Scrophularia olympica Boiss. (Scrophulariaceae). Turczaninowia. 2015. 18(3): 66–74. [In Russian]