Mag. Margarita Lachmayer

Technical Assistant
4. floor, room 416
t: +43 (0)1 4277-540 86

Task area

  • Preparation for Light- and Scanning Microscopy analysis
  • Technical assistance for diploma students
  • Supervision of students in practical courses
  • Preparation of material for research and courses/lectures in cooperation with the Botanical Garden and the Herbarium
  • WU Literature research
  • Organizational matters of the department

 Curriculum Vitae

Current position

  • 2018– Technical assistant (part time)

Education and scientific carrer

  • 2011–2018 Freelance botanist
  • 2014–2016 Teaching at the University of Vienna and the Pedagogical University Lower Austria
  • 2013 Collaborator in the conservation project „Dracocephalum austriacum und Artemisia pancicii am Hundsheimer Berg“
  • 2011 Founder member of Flora Ionica Working Group (
  • 2008–2015 Project member of "Global Plants Initiative" at the Museum of Natural History, Vienna, focusing on digitizing type specimens in the Herbarium WU
  • 2008 Diploma thesis „Genetic patterns within and among populations of Gypsophila fastigiata subsp. arenaria in the Western Pannonian region“
  • –2008 Study of biology (botany) at the University of Vienna, Austria



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Reich, D., Gutermann, W., Bardy, K., Rainer, H., Raus, T., Sonnleitner, M., Tan, K., & Lachmayer, M. (2021). The type specimens in Eugen von Halácsy´s Herbarium Graecum. Phytotaxa, 493(1), 1-156.



Berger, A. (Author), Flatscher, R. (Author), Gilli, C. (Author), Gutermann, W. (Author), Hofbauer, M. (Developer), Lachmayer, M. (Author), Prehsler, D. (Author), Reich, D. (Author), & Sonnleitner, M. (Author). (2016). Flora Ionica: An inventory of ferns and flowering plants of the Ionian Islands (Greece).. Web publication


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