Michael Grünstäudl PhD



Field of Activity

Systematische Botanik und Pflanzengeographie

Address Altensteinstr. 6
Room 2.04
14195 Berlin
Telephone +49 30 838 71891
Email m.gruenstaeudl[at]fu-berlin.de
Homepage blogs.fu-berlin.de/gruenstaeudl/


05/2015 - current

    Postdoctoral Researcher
    Freie Universität Berlin, Germany

02/2014 - 04/2015

    Postdoctoral Researcher
    The Ohio State University, USA


    The University of Texas at Austin, USA


    Mag. rer. nat.
    University of Vienna, Austria


  • M. Gruenstaeudl, B.C. Carstens, A. Santos-Guerra, R.K. Jansen, 2017. Statistical hybrid detection and the inference of ancestral distribution areas in Tolpis (Asteraceae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, in press. DOI: 10.1093/biolinnean/blw014


  • B.C. Carstens, M. Gruenstaeudl, N.M. Reid, 2016. Community trees: Identifying codiversification in the Páramo dipteran community. Evolution 70: 1080-1093. DOI: 10.1111/evo.12916
  • M. Gruenstaeudl, 2016. WARACS: Wrappers to Automate the Reconstruction of Ancestral Character States. Applications in Plant Sciences 4: 1500120. DOI: 10.3732/apps.1500120


  • M. Gruenstaeudl, N.M. Reid, G.L. Wheeler, B.C. Carstens, 2015. Posterior predictive checks of coalescent models: P2C2M, an R package. Molecular Ecology Resources 16: 193-205. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12435


  • M. Gruenstaeudl, A. Santos-Guerra, C.V. Hawkes, R.K. Jansen, 2013. Molecular survey of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with Tolpis on three Canarian islands (Asteraceae). Vieraea 41: 233-252. [link]
  • M. Gruenstaeudl, A. Santos-Guerra, R.K. Jansen, 2013. Phylogenetic analyses of Tolpis Adans. (Asteraceae) reveal patterns of adaptive radiation, multiple colonization, and interspecific hybridization. Cladistics 29: 416-434. DOI: 10.1111/cla.12005
  • M. Gruenstaeudl, C.V. Hawkes, A. Santos-Guerra, R.K. Jansen, 2013. Preliminary investigations of correlated diversification between plants and their associated arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in Macaronesia. In Caujapé-Castells, J., Nieto-Feliner, G., Fernández-Palacios, J.M. (Eds.), Amurga International Conferences on Island Biodiversity 2011. Las Palmas, Spain.


  • T.F. Stuessy, E. Urtubey, M. Gruenstaeudl, 2009. Barnadesieae (Barnadesioideae). Pp. 215-228 in Funk, V.A., Susanna, A., Stuessy, T.F., Bayer, R. (Eds.), Systematics, Evolution and Biogeography of the Compositae. IAPT, Vienna, Austria.
  • M. Gruenstaeudl, E. Urtubey, R.K. Jansen, R. Samuel, M.H. Barfuss, T.F. Stuessy, 2009. Phylogeny of Barnadesioideae (Asteraceae) inferred from DNA sequence data and morphology. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 51: 572-587. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2009.01.023