Irina Sokolova

Irina Sokolova

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Academic degree, academic title: Candidate of Science in Biology (= PhD)

Position: Researcher of the Herbarium of Higher Plants

E-mail: ISokolova@binran.ru

Research interests: taxonomy of vascular plants, Caryophyllaceae, nomenclature, types, typification

Education and work experience:

19801985 Leningrad State University, Biological faculty: M. S.

since 1985 Herbarium of Higher Plants, Komarov Botanical Institute (19851990: laboratory assistant, 19901992: junior researcher, since 1993: researcher)

Feb 1992 Candidate of Science in Biology (= PhD), Komarov Botanical Institute (Thesis: The genus Cerastium L. s. l. (Caryophyllaceae) in the flora of the Caucasus)

Grants and research projects:

  • Basic Research Program of RAS Presidium Biodiversity and dynamics of gene pools, project Biodiversity of vascular plants of Russia (20062008).
  • RFBR grant Compiling of the Catalogue of the type specimens of vascular plants of China, kept in the Herbarium of the V. L. Komarov Botanical Institute (LE) (2008).
  • RFBR grant Vascular plants of East Europe (20082010).
  • Basic Research Program of RAS Presidium Inventory of biological diversity of Russia (2. Inventory of diversity of of plant world), subprogram Biodiversity: inventory, functions, conservation, project: Monographic treatments of compli groups of vascular plants within whole ranges, extra-tropical Eurasia or Russia (20092011).
  • RFBR grant Types of vascular plant taxa from Siberia and Far East, kept in the Herbarium of the V. L. Komarov Botanical Institute (LE) (20092011).
  • Government contract 02. 518.11.7172. Investigation of biological diversity of plants and fungi on the base of collection stocks of the Komarov Botanical Institute.
  • Government contract 16.518.11.7071 Investigation of diversity of extant and fossil plants and fungi on the base of collection stocks of the Komarov Botanical Institute as an object of scientific infrastructure in shared use.
  • Basic Research Program of RAS Presidium Wild life: current state and problems of development, subprogram Biodiversity: state and dynamics, project Characterisation of the diversity of vascular plants of Russia at the level of large natural regions (subkingdom, region, province) as a ground for making and maintaining of Red Data Books of Russia and subjects of the Federation (20122013).
  • Program of the President of the Russian Federation for the support of leading scientific schools: grant Biodiversity of vascular plants of Eurasia: flora, systematics, geography, evolution (20122013).
  • RFBR grant Type specimens of vascular plants from Siberia and the Russian Far East kept in the Herbarium of the Komarov Botanical Institute (LE). Part 2 Dicotyledons (20142016).

Conferences and workshops:

  • USA Russia Invasive Species Workshop (Borok, 2731 Aug 2001).
  • Conference Biological systematics: modern problems (St. Petersburg, 1821 Apr 2011, Zoological Institute of RAS).
  • Conference Botanical collections the national inheritance of Russia (Penza, 1719 Feb 2015, Penza State University, Institute of Ecology of the Volga Basin).
  • 14th Congress of the Russian Botanical Society and the conference Botany in modern world (Makhachkala, 1823 June 2018).

Professional memberships:

Expeditions:

  • 19811985: Northern European Russia
  • 19861989: Caucasus

Editorial activity:

Membership in editorial boards:

Scientific-organizational and teaching activities:

From 2014 on: course for post-graduate students in the Komarov Botanical Institute Modern nomenclature of algae, fungi and plants (in association with D. V. Geltman)

Selected publications:

Sokolova I. V. New for the flora of the USSR species of the genus Cerastium (Caryophyllaceae) from the Caucasus // Bot. Zhurn. 1989. Vol. 74, 6. P. 911912. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. New species of the genus Cerastium (Caryophyllaceae) from the Caucasus // Bot. Zhurn. 1990. Vol. 75, 10. P. 14491451. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Conspectus generis Cerastium L. (Caryophyllaceae) florae Caucasi // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 1996. T. 30. P. 3347. (in Russ.)

Geltman D. V., Antonova N. N., Byalt V. V., Grabovskaya A. E., Dorofeev V. I., Zolkina L. A., Konechnaya G. Yu., Krasovskaya L. S., Krupkina L. I., Levichev I. G., Medvedeva N. A., Portenier N. N., Sokolova I. V. Flora of the vascular plants of the Russian Federation // Biology Bulletin. 1998. Vol. 25, 1. P. 7882.

Byalt V. V., Sokolova I. V. Who is the author of the genus Orostachys (Crassulaceae)? // Taxon. 1999. Vol. 48, 1. P. 6365. https://doi.org/10.2307/1224625

Egorova T. V., Geltman D. V., Gubanov I. A., Novikov V. S., Pimenov M. G., Sokolova I. V. On the paper by N. Turland and G. Davidse: Registration of plant names: undesirable, unnecessary and unworkable // Taxon. 1999. Vol. 48, 2. P. 413416. https://doi.org/10.2307/1224451

Byalt V. V., Sokolova I. V. Ohbaea Byalt & I. V. Sokolova, a replacement name for Balfouria (H. Ohba) H. Ohba (Crassulaceae) // Kew Bulletin. 1999. Vol. 54(2). P. 476. https://doi.org/10.2307/4115829

Sokolova I. V. Myosoton Moench // N. N. Tzvelev (ed.). Flora Europae Orientalis. Vol. 11. 2004. P. 155156. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Dichodon (Bartl. ) Reichenb. // N. N. Tzvelev (ed.). Flora Europae Orientalis. Vol. 11. 2004. P. 156157. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Cerastium L. // N. N. Tzvelev (ed.). Flora Europae Orientalis. Vol. 11. 2004. P. 157171. (in Russ.)

Tscherneva O., Roskov Yu., Raenko L., Dorofeev V., Novoselova M., Sokolova I., Jezniakowsky S. Guide to main collections of the LE herbarium: Version 3, 25 March 2006. Mode of access: http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/Research/LEguide

Buzunova I. O., Byalt V. V., Grabovskaya-Borodina A. E., Illarionova I. D., Krestovskaya T. V., Mikhailova M. A., Raenko L. M., Sokolova I. V. Type specimens of the Siberian and Russian Far Eastern taxa of Carex L. (Cyperaceae) kept in the Herbarium of the Komarov Botanical Institute (LE) // Turczaninowia. 2010. 3. P. 103124. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Caryophyllaceae Juss. // A. E. Borodina-Grabovskaya (ed.). Catalogue of the type specimens of East-Asian vascular plants in the Herbarium of the V. L. Komarov Botanical Institute (LE). Part 2 (China). 2010. P. 141146. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Myosoton, Dichodon, Cerastium, Eremogone, Viscaria, Pleconax, Psammophiliella, Dichoglottis, Pseudosaponaria (Caryophyllaceae) // N. N. Tzvelev (ed.). Conspectus Florae Europae Orientalis. Vol. 1. 2012. P. 209215; 217218; 229; 247248; 252253. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Dichodon, Cerastium (Caryophyllaceae) // A. L. Takhtajan (ed.). Conspectus Florae Caucasi. Vol. 3(2). 2012. P. 150151; 153161. (in Russ.)

Geltman D. V., Sokolova I. V. Ulmaceae A. L. Takhtajan (ed.). Conspectus Florae Caucasi. Vol. 3(2). 2012. P. 487489. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Zannichelliaceae, Zosteraceae, Najadaceae, Cyperaceae (Isolepis, Kyllinga) // Catalogue of the type specimens of the vascular plants from Siberia and the Russian Far East kept in the Herbarium of the Komarov Botanical Institute (LE). Part 1. 2012. P. 65; 6768; 365; 366. (in Russ.)

Geltman D. V., Sokolova I. V. Botanical nomenclature: specifics and modern tendencies of development // Proceedings of the Zoological Institute RAS. 2013. Vol. 317. Appendix 2. P. 230237. (in Russ.)

Gagarina L. V., Sokolova I. V., Stepanchikova I. S. Nomenclature and typification // M. P. Andreev, D. E. Himelbrant (eds.). The lichen flora of Russia: Biology, ecology, divarsity, distribution and methods to study lichens. 2014. P. 220229. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Type concept: historical outline, modern statements and some aspects od practical use // Botanical collections the national inheritance of Russia. Penza, 2015. P. 130132. (in Russ.)

Yakovlev G. P. (ed.). Encyclopaedic dictionary of medicinal plants / Compilers: G. A. Belodubrovskaya, M. Yu. Goncharov, E. V. Zhokhova, L. I. Krupkina, A. A. Mistrova, N. N. Nadel, M. N. Povydysh, N. I. Pryakhina, N. V. Sklyarevskaya, I. V. Sokolova, L. S. Teslov, N. P. Kharitonova, G. P. Yakovlev. 3rd ed. 2015. 759 p. (in Russ.)

Kapustin D. A., Philippov D. A., Sokolova I. V., Gusev E. S. Petalomonas sphagnophila (Euglenophyta, Petalomonadales), a new euglenophyte species for Russia // Novosti Sist. Nizsh. Rast. 2016. Vol. 50. P. 112119. (in Russ. with Eng. abstract)

Sokolova Irina V., Ivanenko Yury A. (2551) Proposal to conserve the name Osmunda multifida (Botrychium multifidum) (Ophioglossaceae) with a conserved type // Taxon. 2017. Vol. 66, 5. P. 12201222. https://doi.org/10.12705/665.18

Sokolova I. V. Caryophyllaceae [Alsine, Arenaria (except A. violacea), Cerastium, Cherleria, Honckenya, Hylebia, Krascheninikovia, Minuartia, Sagina, Spergula, Stellaria]; Papaver pulvinatum // Catalogue of the type specimens of the vascular plants from Siberia and the Russian Far East kept in the Herbarium of the Komarov Botanical Institute (LE). Part 2. 2018. P. 119134; 137138; 145149; 158171; 263266. (in Russ.)

Sokolova I. V. Acquirements in nomenclature as a necessary condition for successful botanical publications // Botany in modern world: Proceedings of the 14th Congress of the Russian Botanical Society. 2018. P. 361364. (in Russ. with Eng. abstract)

Nikiforova . D., Raenko L. M., Sokolova I. V. Type specimens of the names of the genus Mertensia (Boraginaceae) taxa in collections of the sector of Siberia and Far East in the Herbarium of the Komarov Botanical Institute (LE) // Turczaninowia. 2018. Vol. 21, 2. P. 117132. (in Russ. with Eng. abstract) https://doi.org/10.14258/turczaninowia.21.2.13

Arabi Z., Ghahremaninejad F., Rabeler R. K., Sokolova I., Heubl G., Zarre S. On the taxonomic status of the genus Dichodon (Caryophyllaceae: tribe Alsineae): morphological and molecular evidence reassessed // Phytotaxa. 2018. Vol. 360, 3. P. 220236. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.360.3.3

Mosyakin S. L., Sokolova I. V., Fedoronchuk M. M. On validation and typification of the name Festuca ×polovina (Poaceae): a correction and comments on indication of types of names of new taxa // Phytotaxa. 2018. Vol. 371, 2. P. 127132. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.371.2.7

Sokolova I. V., Potemkin A. D. Lectotypification of Hygrolejeunea alaskana R. M. Schust. et Steere (Lejeuneaceae, Marchantiophyta). In: I. V. Sokolova, R. M. Gogorev, T. N. Otnyukova, A. D. Potemkin. Cryptogamic nomenclatural notes. 3 // Novosti Sist. Nizsh. Rast. 2018. Vol. 52(2). P. 544546. https://doi.org/10.31111/nsnr/2018.52.2.543

Petrovsky V. V., Sokolova I. V., Mikhailova M. A. Taxonomy of the subspecies of Papaver pulvinatum (Papaveraceae) // Ann. Bot. Fennici. 2019. Vol. 56 (46). P. 369377. https://doi.org/10.5735/085.056.0423

Krestovskaya T. V., Sokolova I. V., Grebenjuk A. V. Nomenclatural history and lectotypification of the name Gentiana algida Pall. (Gentianaceae) // Turczaninowia. 2019. Vol. 22, 3. P. 117132. (in Russ. with Eng. abstract) https://doi.org/10.14258/turczaninowia.22.3.7

Mikhaylova T. A., Sokolova I. V. Type and authentic specimens in Algal Herbarium of the Komarov Botanical Institute (LE). I // Bot. Zhurn. 2019. Vol. 104, 8. P. 12991312. https://doi.org/10.1134/S0006813619080064

Sergei L. Mosyakin, Irina V. Sokolova, Ivan V. Tatanov. A corrected type designation for Lophozonia heterocarpa, with an update on the lectotype of Fagus obliqua (≡ Nothofagus obliqua, Lophozonia obliqua) // Phytotaxa. 2019. Vol. 424 (3). P. 177183. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.424.3.5

Sokolova I. V., Makryi T. V. Typification of two names in Dermatocarpon (Verrucariaceae). In: Cryptogamic nomenclatural notes. 4 // Novosti Sist. Nizsh. Rast. 2019. Vol. 53 (2). P. 429430. https://doi.org/10.31111/nsnr/2019.53.2.229

Types of the names of some Geranium taxa (Geraniaceae) conserved in the Herbaria of Willdenow (B-W) and de Candolle (G-DC) // Bot. Zhurn. 2019. Vol. 104, 10. P. 16221631. (in Russ. with Eng. abstract) https://doi.org/10.1134/S0006813619100120

Geltman D. V., Legchenko M. V., Sokolova I. V., Tatanov I. V. 2019. Anniversaries of our journal // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. Vol. 50. P. 513. (in Russ. and Eng.) https://doi.org/10.31111/novitates/2019.50.5

Averyanov L. V., Nguyen K. S., Maisak T. V., Nguyen H. T., Orlov N. L., Slastunov D. D., Sokolova I. V. 2019. New orchid species (Orchidaceae) in the flora of Laos // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. Vol. 50. P. 2540. https://doi.org/10.31111/novitates/2019.50.25

Sokolova I. V., Nikiforova O. D. Nomenclatural notes on Myosotis jenissejensis and Myosotis asiatica subsp. kolymensis (Boraginaceae) // Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 2019. Vol. 50. P. 163165. (in Russ. with Eng. abstract) https://doi.org/10.31111/novitates/2019.50.163

Sergei L. Mosyakin, Irina V. Sokolova. Lectotypification of the name Chenopodium hircinum, a wild relative of the pseudocereal crop species C. quinoa (Chenopodiaceae) // Phytotaxa. 2020. Vol. 432 (2). P. 190198. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.432.2.8

Kozlov M. V., Sokolova I. V., Zverev V., Egorov A. A., Goncharov M. Y., Zvereva E. L. 2020. Biases in estimation of insect herbivory from herbarium specimens // Scientific Reports. Vol. 10. Art. no. 12298. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-69195-5