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Steven P. ChurchillSteven P. Churchill
Curator Emeritus


Missouri Botanical Garden
4344 Shaw Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63110

Ph.D., City University of New York, 1988
M.A., University of Kansas, 1983
B.S., University of Nebraska, 1978
Diversity and Distribution of Andean mosses Systematics of Hookeriales in the Neotropics Mosses of the Great Plains of North America
Available upon request
Research Emphases Andean Bryophytes Bryophytes of Bolivia Bolivian plants Data base of South American mosses via Tropicos
Selected Publications Churchill, S.P. 2009. Moss diversity and endemism of the tropical Andes. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 96: 434-449. Churchill, S.P., N.N. Sanjines A., A. Fuentes C. & R. Lozano. 2008. Additions to the Bolivian bryophyte flora. Trop. Bryol. 29: 54-59. Fuentes, A. & S. Churchill. 2005[2006]. Catálogo preliminar de las briófitas de la región de Madidi, Bolivia. Ecología en Bolivia. 40: 170-198. Churchill, S. P. & A. Fuentes. 2005. Additions, combinations, and synonyms for the Bolivian moss flora. Tropical Bryology 26: 119-131. Churchill, S. P. & N. Salazar Allen. 2001. Mosses. In: S. R. Gradstein, S. Churchill & N. Salazar Allen. A Guide to the Bryophytes of Tropical America. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 86: 240-577. Luteyn, J. L. & S. P. Churchill. 2000. Vegetation of the Tropical Andes. Pp. 281-310 in D. Lentz (editor), Imperfect Balance: Landscape Transformations in the Pre-Columbian Americas. Columbia University Press, New York. Churchill, S. P., D. Griffin III & J. Muñoz. 2000. A checklist of the mosses of the tropical Andean countries. Ruizia 17: 1-203. Churchill, S. P. 1998. Catalog of Amazonian mosses. Journal of the Hattori Botanical Laboratory 85: 191-238. Churchill, S. P., D. Griffin III, & M. Lewis. 1995. Moss diversity of the tropical Andes. Pp. 335-346 in S. P. Churchill, H. Balslev, E. Forero & J. L. Luteyn (editors), Biodiversity and Conservation of Neotropical Montane Forests. New York Botanical Garden, Bronx. Churchill, S. P. & E. Linares C. 1995. Prodromus Bryologiae Novo-Granatensis. Introduccion a la Flora de Musgos de Colombia. Biblioteca José Jerónimo Triana. 12: 1-924. (Parte 1: 1-453, Parte 2: 454-924) Churchill, S. P. 1994. Mosses of Amazonian Ecuador. AAU Reports 35: 1-211.