Rolf Yngvar Berg

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Background

Research Assistant and Curator, UiO. Associate Professor of Botany and Director of the Arboretum, University of California, Davis, 1962-65. Professor of Plant Systematics and Plant Geography and, for periods, Head of the Botanical Garden and Museum, UiO, 1965-95. – Cand. real. UiO, U.S. Academy of Science Research Associate with the University of California, Davis 1954 and Berkeley 1955, PhD, UiO 1962.

Teaching and tutoring

Morphology, Systematics, and Evolution of Vascular Plants. Dispersal biology. Norwegian plant geography. – Theory of Plant Taxonomy, Embryology, and Poisonous Plants (University of California).

Special fields

Comparative embryology, seed dispersal, systematics, and evolution of Vascular Plants, especially Liliaceae, Alliaceae, Fabaceae, Papaveraceae, Berberidaceae, and Euphorbiaceae. Seed dispersal by ants in California and Australia and by pigeons in the Canary Islands. Distribution of Vascular Plants in Norway, Norway’s alpine flora, and the flora of Norwegian ravines.

Publications

  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Carex globularis L, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 119 - 121
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Carex ornithopoda Willd, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 134 - 136
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Carex rhynchophysa C.A.Mey, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 137 - 139
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Clematis sibirica Mill, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 157 - 158
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Cypripedium calceolus L, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 164 - 167
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Cystopteris sudetica A.Braun & Milde, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 167 - 168
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Diplazium sibiricum (Turcz. ex Kunze) Sa.Kurata, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 178 - 180
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2013). Galium triflorum Michx, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 214 - 215
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar & Fremstad, Eli (2013). Cinna latifolia (Trevir. ex Göpp.) Griseb, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  Selvstendig kapittel.  s 155 - 157
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar & Wischmann, Finn (2013). Carex loliacea L, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 131 - 132
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar & Wischmann, Finn (2013). Carex pediformis C.A.Mey, In Reidar Elven; Eli Fremstad & Oddvar Pedersen (ed.),  Distribution maps of Norwegian vascular plants. IV The eastern and northeastern elements.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0246-4.  kapittel.  s 136 - 137
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2011). Den sjeldne "huldreplanten" sudetlok Cystopteris sudetica i Norge. Blyttia : Norsk botanisk forenings tidsskrift.  ISSN 0006-5269.  69(4), s 221- 243
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2009). EMBRYO SAC, ENDOSPERM, AND SEED OF NEMOPHILA (BORAGINACEAE) RELATIVE TO TAXONOMY, WITH A REMARK ON EMBRYOGENY IN PHOLISTOMA. American Journal of Botany.  ISSN 0002-9122.  96(3), s 565- 579 . doi: 10.3732/ajb.0800208

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  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2005). Aursundløvetann (Taraxacum crocodes) funnet ved Bøvertjønnen i Lom. Listéra.  ISSN 0801-9460.  20(2), s 96- 104
  • Berg, Rolf Yngvar (2005). Wendelbo, Per Erland Berg, 1927-81, botaniker, I: Jon Gunnar Arntzen (red.),  Norsk biografisk leksikon: Sundt-Wikborg.  Kunnskapsforlaget.  ISBN 82-573-1011-5.  Biografi.  s 444 - 445

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