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I am an amateur botanist working on the fern and lycophyte florulas of Santa Catarina Island and the Furnas River Reserve, in southern Brazil.
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Isoetes (quillworts) are one of the three living clades of lycophytes. They are a very diverse yet understudied group, but recently have been getting more attention with studies like this and the Isoetes taiwanensis is genome.
Out now in MPE is a paper on North American Isoetes that @jacobsuissa, Peter Schafran, Jay Bolin, Carl Taylor, Liz Zimmer, and I have been working on for a long time! https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2021.107332
Up, up and....er gone: A great paper by @batkesp @SETarvin. Nowhere to escape – Diversity and community composition of ferns and lycophytes on the highest mountain in Honduras