July 3, 2020

IAPT is pleased to promote Black Botanists Week, 6-11 July 2020. More details about this new international event, including the program and information about the organizers can be found here. Congratulations to all involved in organizing this!

June 14, 2020

We are pleased to announce that the report of the 2017 Nomenclature Section meeting in Shenzhen, China has been published in PhytoKeys:

Lindon HL, Hartley H, Knapp S, Monro AM, Turland NJ (2020) XIX International Botanical Congress, Shenzhen: report of the Nomenclature...

April 20, 2020

We are pleased to announce the awards for the new IAPT Small Collections Grant program. This program was initiated last year for the improvement and/or maintenance of collections (plants, fungi, algae) held by small herbaria worldwide. Collection improvements include p...

April 2, 2020

Dear fellow IAPT members,

I hope you are doing well in this difficult time with the global pandemic. I am guessing that pretty much everyone is dealing with disruptions and new challenges. It will probably not be a surprise to learn that the pandemic is also causing dis...

March 21, 2020

IAPT is pleased to announce the 2019 Stebbins Medal for an outstanding publication in phylogenetic systematics and evolution. For this award the evaluation committee considered papers published in 2014-2017. The 2019 Stebbins Medal is awarded to:

James B. Pease, David C...

January 10, 2020

The IAPT announces the 2020 round of our competitive grants program in plant systematics, with emphasis on funding students and young investigators in developing countries, but open to applicants world-wide. For guidance, candidates who obtained their Ph.D. degree more...

November 13, 2019

Dear colleagues,

November is here! That means it is annual membership time at the International Association for Plant Taxonomy. If you are a current member your 2019 membership will expire on December 31st. Renew now for 2020 to continue enjoying the benefits of members...