Magda Bou Dagher Kharrat

Endemic plant accro

About me

Professor at Saint-Joseph University of Beirut.
Broad interest in Biodiversity and especially in endemic Plants.
My fields of competence are Conservation Biology, phylogeography, phylogeny based on molecular markers.
Co-founder of "Jouzour Loubnan" NGO dealing with reforestation in Lebanon
Founder of the first website deducated to lebaneses flora:

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Full name
Magda Bou Dagher Kharrat
I am
a professional scientist
Curator level
Full Curator


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Curator qualifications

1. I'm professsor at Saint Joseph University of Beirut 2. Peer reviewed publication: • Bou Dagher-Kharrat M., Grenier G., Bariteau M., Siljak-Yakovlev S., Savouré A., 1999. Genome size and Karyotype investigations in Cedrus genus. Cytogenetics and Cell Genetics. 85 - 134. • Bou Dagher-Kharrat M., Grenier G., Bariteau M., Brown S., Siljak-Yakovlev S. et Savouré A., 2001. Karyotype analysis reveals interspecific differentiation in the Cedrus genus despite genome size and base composition constancy. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 2001- 103: 846-854. • Chagné D., Lalanne C., Madur D., Kumar S., Frigerio J-M., Krier C., Decroocq S., Savouré A., Bou-Dagher-Kharrat M., Bertocchi E., Brach J., Plomion C., 2002. A high density genetic map of Maritime pine based on AFLPs. Ann. For. Sci. 59, 627-636. • Fady B., Lefèvre F., Reynaud M., Vendramin G.G., Bou-Dagher-Kharrat M., Andizei M., Pastorelli R., Savouré A., Bariteau, M., gene flow among different taxonomùic units: evidence from nuclear and cytoplasmic markers in Cedrus plantation forests. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 2003- 107:1132-1138. • Bou Dagher-Kharrat M., Mariette S., Fady B., Lefevre F., Grenier G., Plomion C. et Savouré A., Geographical diversity and genetic relationships among Cedrus species assayed by AFLP. 2007. Tree Genetics & Genomes 3: 275-285 • B. Douaihy, G. G. Vendramin, A. Boratyński, N. Machon, M. Bou Dagher – Kharrat. High genetic diversity with moderate differentiation in Juniperus excelsa M. Bieb. from Lebanon and the Eastern Mediterranean Region. AOBPlants January 2011. DOI: 10.1093/aobpla/PLR003
Curation scope
mediterranean conifers mediterranean flora