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Filip Vandelook, PhD
Ecology and Ex-situ conservation

CONTACTFilip Vandelook +32 2 260.09.20

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Filip VandelookMy research focusses on the ecology and evolution of angiosperm seeds at the level of species and populations. Using comparative methods, macro-evolution and ecological correlates of seed traits is studied in Apiaceae, Amaranthaceae and Rubiaceae as well as at the Angiosperm level. At the population level I focus on Geranium robertianum and Gentiana pneumonanthe to study variation in plant traits at large biogeographical scales.
Some of my research is being applied to ameliorate methods for ex-situ conservation of the collections at the Botanic Garden Meise, including representatives of the Belgian flora, as well as crop wild relatives of beans, coffee and banana.

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