Jair Putzke

Universidade Federal do Pampa

The editor studies the taxonomy and ecology of cryptogams mainly in Antarctica (with more than 20 expeditions) and South America, acting in field and laboratory work and in teaching taxonomy. The relationship mosses/lichens with other fungi is also studied. With more than 20 books and 98 scientific articles on those themes the editor is working all the time also to atrack and orientate more young scientist in this area. The association of these areas to environmental education is also done in Brazil, leaving new knowledge to the new generation.

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