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Department of Plant Biology

Daniel L. Nickrent

  • Position: Professor Emeritus
  • Field: Plant Molecular Systematics and Evolution
  • Degree: Ph.D., 1984, Miami University, Ohio (Botany)
  • Office: Life Science III room 1005
  • Lab: Life Science III room 1046
  • Mailcode: 6509
  • Phone (office): 618-453-3223
  • Phone (lab): 618-453-3823
  • Fax: 618-453-3441
  • E-mail: DLN email address

Professional Information

Dan Nickrent and Rafflesia speciosa buds, Panay Philippines



Yes it is true, I retired June 1, 2014!  But I am continuing with various research projects.

Public Education and Outreach

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Web Sites of Interest

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Illinois Plants

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The Parasitic Plant Connection

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 Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines

Darwin Tortoise

 Darwin Week

Other Useful Web Sites


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