o. Univ.-Prof. i.R. Dr. Anton Weber

Honorary scientist and lecturer
4. floor, room 218
t: +43 (0)1 4277-540 87
m: anton.weber@univie.ac.at

© A. Weber

Interests and areas of research


  • Morphology and development of angiosperms (vegetative structures, inflorescences, flowers)
  • Floral and dispersal ecology
  • Systematics of angiosperms (specially of tropical alliances, e.g., Gesneriaceae, Melastomataceae, Zingiberaceae)
  • Tropical botany (field work mainly in Malaysia and Costa Rica)
  • Gesneriaceae-Gattungen

 Teaching

Current Courses

 Cooperations

  • With scientists and scientific institutions worldwide (esp. USA, UK, D, MY)

 Curriculum Vitae

Current position

  • 2004– Honorary scientist and lecturer at the University of Vienna

Education and scientific career

  • 2004 Retirement
  • 1992–2003 Head of the Department "Morphology and Reproductive Ecology" at the Institute of Botany
  • 1990–1992 Head of the Institute of Botany, University of Vienna
  • 1986–1992 Head of the "Department of Morphology" at the Institute of Botany
  • 1983 Appointment as full professor (o. Univ.-Prof.)
  • 1977 Postdoctoral lecture qualification ("Habilitation") in "Botany with special regard of morphology and systematics of higher plants"
  • 1971–1977 University assistant at the Institute of Botany, Univ. of Vienna
  • 1971 Completion of doctoral thesis ("Morphology of the gynoecium of Gesneriaceae") and granting of the title "Dr. phil." (Doctor of philosophy, equivalent to Ph.D.)
  • 1965–1971 Studies in biology (botany, zoology) at the University of Vienna, Austria

Publications


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2001


Weber, A. (2001). Molecular and morphological systematics in Gesneriaceae. In 15th Int. Symp. Biodiversität & Evolutionsbiologie. Bochum, 23.-28.9.2001 Unknown publisher.


Weber, A., & Burtt, B. L. (2001). New genera and generic concepts in Malesian Gesneriaceae. In 4th International Flora Malesiana Symposium 1998. Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. Taxonomy. The cornerstone of biodiversity (pp. 187-195). Unknown publisher.


Weber, A. (2001). Technical remarks on the "Field Guide". In A. Weber (Ed.), An introductory field guide to the flowering plants of the Golfo Dulce rain forests Costa Rica: Corcovado National Park and Piedras Blancas National Park ("Regenwald der Österreicher") ; [exhibition, Linz, Nov. 8th 2001 to March 10th 2002] (pp. 50-52). Biologiezentrum des Oberösterr. Landesmuseums. Stapfia Vol. 78


Gaafar, K., & Weber, A. (2001). The stipules of Dicraspidia donnell-smithii (Muntingiaceae). A surprise. In 15th Int. Symp. Biodiversität & Evolutionsbiologie. Bochum, 23.-28.9.2001 (pp. 20-20). Unknown publisher.


2000


Lautsch, D., & Weber, A. (2000). Die Farne des Bosque Esquinas ("Regenwald der Österreicher") in Costa Rica. In Abstracts zur 9. Österr. Botanikertagung in Illmitz/Burgenland (28.9.2000 bis 1.10.2000) (pp. 666-667). Biologiezentrum. Linzer biologische Beiträge


Lindenhofer, A., & Weber, A. (2000). Diversification of the androecium within Rosaceae. In Abstracts zur 9. Österr. Botanikertagung in Illmitz/Burgenland (28.9.2000 bis 1.10.2000) (pp. 670-671). Biologiezentrum. Linzer biologische Beiträge


Huber, W., & Weber, A. (2000). Hemiepiphyten und ihre Verteilung im Bosque Esquinas (Costa Rica). In Abstracts zur 9. Österr. Botanikertagung in Illmitz/Burgenland (28.9.2000 bis 1.10.2000) (pp. 642-643). Biologiezentrum. Linzer biologische Beiträge No. 2


Lindenhofer, A., & Weber, A. (2000). Inflorescence and flower development of Pentaphragma horsfieldii (Pentaphragmataceae) and its systematic implications. In Abstracts zur 9. Österr. Botanikertagung in Illmitz/Burgenland (28.9.2000 bis 1.10.2000) (pp. 672-673). Biologiezentrum. Linzer biologische Beiträge No. 2


Schembera, E., & Weber, A. (2000). Leguminosen des Bosque Esquinas und Corcovado Nationalparks (Costa Rica): Ökologie und Bedeutung ausgewählter Arten. In Abstracts zur 9. Österr. Botanikertagung in Illmitz/Burgenland (28.9.2000 bis 1.10.2000) (pp. 693-694). Biologiezentrum. Linzer biologische Beiträge No. 2


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