Matthew Pace

About me

Graduate student at the University of Wisconsin - Madison studying plant systematics. Focus taxon: Spiranthes.

My info

Full name
Matthew Pace
Username
Matthew P
I am
a student
Curator level
Full Curator

Activity

75 objects curated
26 taxa curated
7 images set as exemplar
0 articles selected for Overview
1 preferred classification selected

0 common names added
0 common names removed
0 common names curated

1 taxon commented
1 comment submitted
1 article added
0 data records added

Curator qualifications

Credentials
Graduate Student, University of Wisconsin - Madison, department of botany (started 2011, PhD track; phylogenetics and biogeography of Spiranthes). Research assistant, UW-Madison: Dimensions of Biodiversity project investigating the phylogenetics and population genetics of the flora of Wisconsin. B.S. in Plant Sciences, Cornell University ('07). Curatorial Assistant at the New York Botanical Garden Herbarium (2007-'11): Intermountain Flora Project; the Barneby Legume Project. Peer reviewed article: Pace, M. C. 2011. First verifiable record of Betula nigra L. (River Birch) in Suffolk Co., NY and overview of the species' purported distribution on Long Island. The Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society, 138(3): 336-339. NYBG Adult Education Instructor Member of the Torrey Botanical Society, American Botanical Society of America, the New England Botanical Club.
Curation scope
Plant systematics; North American plant taxa; Spiranthes; pollination; conservation.