Libor Ekrt


  • Address: University of South Bohemia, Faculty of Science,  Department of botany, Branišovská 1760, CZ-37005 České Budějovice
  • Rooms: Department of botany, Na Zlaté stoce 1 (vila), room no. 105 (ground floor)
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  • Tel.: +420 38 777 2303

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New publications

  • Ekrt L., Košnar J., Rothfels C., Hanušová K., Hornych O. & Urfus T. (2022). Cytogenetic, geographical, spore type and plastid haplotype data reveal cryptic patterns of species diversity in the cosmopolitan Cystopteris fragilis complex (Polypodiopsida: Cystopteridaceae). – Botanical Journal of Linnean Society 199: 728–739. (link)
  • Hornych O., Férová A., Hori K., Košnar J. & Ekrt L. (2022): Apomictic fern fathers: An experimental approach to the reproductive characteristics of sexual, apomict and hybrid fern gametophytes. – American Journal of Botany 109(4):628–644. (link)
  • Hornych O., Černochová L., Lisner A., Ekrt L. (2022): An experimental assessment of competitive interactions between sexual and apomictic fern gametophytes using Easy Leaf Area. – Applications in Plant Sciences 10: e11466.

All Publications


  • Hybridization, reproduction modes of ferns (Dryopteris, Pteridium, Cystopteris)
  • Cytogeography, reticulate evolution of Huperzia selago complex in Europe
  • Cytogeography and microspeciation processes in Cystopteris fragilis complex
  • Revision of distribution of ferns and lycophytes of the Czech Republic (PLADIAS project)
  • Red data book of rare and endangered plants of the Czech-Moravian Highlands

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