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University of Wyoming

Ronald L. Hartman

Specialization: Systematics/Floristics

Office: Aven Nelson 304
Phone: 307-766-2236
E-mail: rhartman(at)uwyo(dot)edu

Dr. Hartman is the curator of the Rocky Mountain Herbarium.

Education
Honors
Research Interests
Courses
Publications

 

Education

B.S. Western Illinois University, 1967. Mary A. Bennett Award as Outstanding Graduating Senior in Biological Sciences

M.S. University of Wyoming, 1971. C. L. Porter (1967-68); J. R. Reeder and D. J. Crawford, co-advisors

Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 1976. B. L. Turner, advisor; Harold Bold Award for Outstanding Teaching

University Postdoctoral Fellow, Ohio State University, 1976-1977. T. F. Stuessy, advisor

Sabbatical leave, University of California at Berkeley, 1985-86.L. Constance, mentor

Assistant (1977), Associate (1983), Full (1998) Professor ofBotany


Honors

Graduated with Honors, 1967

Mary A. Bennett Award for Outstanding Graduating Senior in Biology, 1967

Harold Bold Teaching Award for Teaching Excellence, 1974


Research Interests

Floristics and biogeography of Wyoming.

Flora of Serranía de Pirre, Darién, Panama, 1977--1981.Four trips totaling 20 weeks funded by National Geographic, American Philosophical Society, the Missouri Botanical Garden, and the Ron Hartman fund.

Floristics: Flora of the Rockies, PI on more than 50 completed major floristic studies in the region, six in progress, and three planned for 2007: >170,000 mi2; 530,000 numbered collections; 700,000+ specimens databased; personal numbered collections, mostly from the Rockies: 84,600+.

Flora of North America: Board of Directors, Rocky Mountain Regional Coordinator, Co-editor (w/ Richard Rabeler, MICH) for Caryophyllaceae, Primulaceae, Violaceae.

Systematics of western North American Apiaceae, Asteraceae, and Caryophyllaceae.

Regional databasing and production of Wyoming Atlas (and others states).

Rare Plant Technical Committee: Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming.


Courses

Taxonomy of Vascular Plants (credit at undergrad and grad levels).

Advanced Plant Systematics (Plant Biosystematics, name to be changed).

Plant Evolution.

Phylogeny of Flowering Plants.

Special Topics in Systematics: Molecular Systematics, Cladistic Methods, Herbarium Curatorial Techniques, Botanical Description and Nomenclature.

Readings in Plant Systematics: Molecular Systematics, Monocots, Molecular Systematics of Asteraceae (three recent topics).

Other: Herbarium Internship, Problems, Research in the Taxonomy of Vascular Plants, and Thesis Research.


Publications

Hartman, R. L. Apiaceae: Cymopterus, Glehnia, Lomatium, Musineon, Neoparrya, Podistera, Pseudocymopterus, Pteryxia, Rhysopterus, Shoshonea, and Tauschia. Flora of North America. Oxford Univ. Press (In prep.)

Larson, J, B. Reif, B. E. Nelson, and R. L. Hartman. Floristic studies in north-central New Mexico, U.S.A.: The Sangre de Christo Mountains. J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas. (In prep.)

Larson, J., B. Reif, B. E. Nelson, B. Jacobs and R. L. Hartman. New vascular plant records for New Mexico. Sida. (In prep.)

Hartman, R. L., B. E. Nelson, and B. S. Legler. Database and atlas for the flora of the Rocky Mountains. From Rocky Mountain Herbarium website (www.rmh.uwyo.edu). Database of >700,000 specimen records covering recent and historical floristic inventories of Rockies. (In prep.; not reviewed)

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. Caryophyllaceae. In: R. L. Hartman, ed. Vascular Plants of the Rocky Mountians. Electronic flora. ms. (In prep.)

Reif, B. , J. Larson, B. F. Jacobs, B. E. Nelson, and R. L. Hartman. Floristic studies in north- central New Mexico, U.S.A.: The Tusas Mountains and the Jemez Mountains. 88 pp. ms. J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas. (Submitted)

Hartman, R. L. Caryophyllaceae. In: M. C. Johnston and J. Henrickson, A Flora of the Chihuahuan Desert. (In press)

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. Caryophyllaceae. In: The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California. Ed. 2. 40 pp. ms. Univ. California Press. (In press)

Goodrich, S., K. Heil and R. L. Hartman. Apiaceae. In: Bolack San Juan Basin Flora, 44 pp. ms., Missouri Bot. Garden. (In press)

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. Caryophyllaceae. In: Bolack San Juan Basin Flora, 38 pp. ms., Missouri Bot. Garden. (In press)

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2008. Minuartia macrantha: morphological circumscription, geographical range, and phylogenetic affinities (Alsinoideae: Caryophyllaceae). J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2: 1225-1232.

Rabeler, R. K. and R. L. Hartman. 2008. Caryophyllaceae in North America: change over the last 110 years. J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2: 1285-1290.

Rabeler, R. K. and R. L. Hartman. 2007. Eremogone cliftonii (Caryophyllaceae), a new species from California. Madroño 54: 329-333.

Fowler, J. F., N. L. Stanton, and R. L. Hartman. 2007. Distribution of hanging garden vegetation associations on the Colorado Plateau, USA. J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 1: 585-607.

Rabeler, R. K. and R. L. Hartman. 2006. Caryophyllaceae. In: G. Yatskievych, Steyermark’s Flora of Missouri, vol. 2. pp. 794-849. Missouri Bot. Gard. Press, St. Louis.

Hartman, R. L. 2006. New combinations in the genus Cymopterus (Apiaceae) of the Southwestern United States. Sida 22: 955-957.

Hartman, R. L., B. Reif, B. E. Nelson, and B. Jacobs. 2006. New vascular plant records for New Mexico. Sida 22: 1225-1233.

Hartman, R. L. and R. Sivinski. 2006. Minuartia macrantha, new to New Mexico. The New Mexico Botanist 35: 3.

Hartman, R. L. and D. J. Bogler. 2005. Arida (Asteraceae). Flora of North America 20: 401-405. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. and D. R. Morgan. 2005. Xanthisma (Asteraceae). Flora of North America 20: 383-393. Oxford Univ. Press

Morgan, D. R. and R. L. Hartman. 2005. Machaeranthera (Asteraceae). Flora of North America 20: 394-395. Oxford Univ. Press

Rabeler, R. K. and R. L. Hartman. 2005. 43. CARYOPHYLLACEAE Jussieu • Pink Family [description of Caryophyllaceae, generic key, 4 subfamilies, and 37 generic descriptions, parts of pages 45 pp. camera ready pages from page7-214.] Flora of North America, vol. 5. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. 2005. 1. DRYMARIA Willdenow ex Schultes in J. J. Roemer et al., Syst. Veg. 5: xxxi, 406. 1819 • Drymary. Flora of North America 5: 9-14. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2005. 2. SPERGULA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 440. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 199. 1754 • Spurrey, spargoute. Flora of North America 5: 14-16. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2005. 3. SPERGULARIA (Persoon) J. Presl & C. Presl, Fl. ech., 94. 1819, name conserved • Sand-spurrey, spergulaire. Flora of North America 5: 16-23. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2005. 6. LOEFLINGIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 35. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 22. 1754. Flora of North America 5: 26-27. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L., J. W. Thieret, and R. K. Rabeler. 2005. 8. PARONYCHIA Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr. ed. 4, vol. 3. 1754 • Nailwort, whitlow-wort. Flora of North America 5: 30-43. Oxford Univ. Press

Thieret, J. W., R. L. Hartman, and R. K. Rabeler. 2005. 9. HERNIARIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 218. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 103. 1754 • Rupturewort, herniary, herniaire. Flora of North America 5: 43-45. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. 2005. 10. CARDIONEMA de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 3: 372. 1828 • Sandcarpet. Flora of North America 5: 45. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. 2005. 11. ACHYRONYCHIA Torrey & A. Gray, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 7: 330. 1868 • Onyx flower, frost-mat. Flora of North America 5: 46. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. 2005. 12. SCOPULOPHILA M. E. Jones, Contr. W. Bot. 12: 5. 1908. Flora of North America 5: 47. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L., R. K. Rabeler, and F. H. Utech. 2005. 14. ARENARIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 423. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 193. 1754 • Sandwort, sabline. Flora of North America 5: 51-56. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L., R. K. Rabeler, and F. H. Utech. 2005. 15. EREMOGONE Fenzl, Vers. Darstell. Alsin., 13, unnumbered plate. 1833 • Sandwort. Flora of North America 5: 56-70. Oxford Univ. Press

Rabeler, R. K., and R. L. Hartman. 2005. 16. MOEHRINGIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 359. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 170. 1754 • Sandwort, moehringie, sabline. Flora of North America 5: 70-72. Oxford Univ. Press

Rabeler, R. K., and R. L. Hartman. 2005. 19. MOENCHIA Ehrhart, Neues Mag. Aerzte 5: 203. 1783, name conserved • Upright chickweed. Flora of North America 5: 93-94. Oxford Univ. Press

Rabeler, R. K., and R. L. Hartman. 2005. 20. HOLOSTEUM Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 88. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 39. 1754 • Jagged chickweed. Flora of North America 5: 93-95. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2005. 23. PSEUDOSTELLARIA Pax in H. G. A. Engler andK. Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 16c: 318. 1934 • Sticky starwort. Flora of North America 5: 114-116. Oxford Univ. Press

Rabeler, R. K.,

Hartman, R. L., and F. H. Utech. 2005. 24. MINUARTIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 89. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 39. 1754 • Sandwort. Flora of North America 5: 116-136. Oxford Univ. Press

Rabeler, R. K., and R. L. Hartman. 2005. 33. DIANTHUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 409. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 191. 1754 • Pink, carnation, oeillet. Flora of North America 5: 159-161. Oxford Univ. Press

Rabeler, R. K., and R. L. Hartman. 2005. 34. PETRORHAGIA (Seringe) Link, Handbuch 2: 235. 1831. Flora of North America 5: 162-166. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2005. 35. VELEZIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 332. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 155. 1754. Flora of North America 5: 166-167. Oxford Univ. Press

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2004. New combinations in North American Caryophyllaceae. Sida 21: 753-754.

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2004. New combinations in North America Eremogone (Caryophyllaceae). Sida 21: 237-241.

Hartman, R. L. and R. K. Rabeler. 2004. Pseudostellaria oxyphylla (Caryophyllaceae), a long overlooked species from northern Idaho. Sida 21: 175-179.

Denslow, M. W. and R. L. Hartman. 2004. Noteworthy Collections: Colorado: Scorzonera laciniata L. Madroño 51: 332-333.

Sun, F.-J., S. R. Downie, and R. L. Hartman. 2004. An ITS-based phylogenetic analysis of the perennial, endemic Apiaceae subfamily Apioideae of Western North America. Syst. Bot. 29: 419-431.

Morgan, D. R. and R. L. Hartman. 2003. A synopsis of Machaeranthera (Asteraceae), with recognition of segregate genera. Sida 20: 1387-1416.

Downie, S. R., R. L. Hartman, F. Sun, and D. S. Katz-Downie. 2002. Polyphyly of the springparsleys (Cymopterus): molecular and morphological evidence suggests complex relationships among the perennial endemic genera of western North American Apiaceae. Canadian J. Bot. 80: 1295-1324.

Rabeler, R. K. and R. L. Hartman. 2002. Pseudostellaria sierrae (Caryophyllaceae), a New Species from California. Novon 12: 82-86.

Hartman, R. L. 2002. Caryophyllaceae, Pink Family, 253-257; 258-261. In: B. Baldwin, et al. The Jepson Desert Manual: Vascular Plants of Southeastern California.

Hartman, R. L. 2000. A new species of Cymopterus (Apiaceae) from the Rocky Mountain region, U.S.A. Brittonia 52: 136-141.

Hartman, R. L. and B. E. Nelson. 2000. A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Colorado with relevant synonymy. RM Website, Dec. 240 pp.

Chumley, T. W. & R. L. Hartman. 2000. Rediscovery of Ribes niveum (Grossulariaceae) in Colorado. Sida 19: 407-410.

Hartman, R. L. and B. E. Nelson. 2000. Cedric Lambert Porter (1905-2000). Taxon 49: 577-580.

Hartman, R. L. 2000. Synthesis of the North American Flora. Version 1.0 by J. T. Kartesz and C. A. Meacham. Madroño 47: 207-208. (Book review).

Hartman, R. L. 2000. A new species of Cymopterus (Apiaceae) from the Rocky Mountains, U.S.A. Brittonia 52: 136-141.

Chumley, T. W., B. E. Nelson, and R. L. Hartman. 1999. Atlas of the Vascular Plants of Wyoming (Over 2800 dot maps on plant distribution, over 9000 locations, 190,000 specimens mapped; www.rmh.uwyo.edu)

Hartman, R. L. 1998. Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A., Volume 3, Part A, Subclass Rosidae (except Fabales) by A. Cronquist et al. (Book review).

Hartman, R. L. and B. E. Nelson. 1998. Taxonomic novelties from North America north of Mexico: A 20-year vascular plant diversity baseline. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Botanical Garden 67: 1-59.

Lane, M. A. and R. L. Hartman. 1994. Reclassification of North American Haplopappus (Compositae: Astereae): Rayjacksonia gen. nov. Amer. J. Bot. 83: 356-370.

Hartman, R. L. 1993. Caryophyllaceae. In: J. C. Hickman, ed., The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California, pp. 475-488; 493-497.

Nelson, B. E. & R. L. Hartman. 1992. Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Wyoming, with relevant synonymy. RM Website.

Hartman, R. L. 1992. The Rocky Mountain Herbarium, associated floristic inventory, and the flora of the Rocky Mountains Project. Jour. Idaho Acad. Sci. 28: 22-43.

Wilken, D. and R. L. Hartman. 1991. A revision of Ipomopsis spicata complex (Polemoniaceae). Syst. Bot. 16: 143-161.

Hartman, R. L. and M. A. Lane. 1991. A natural intergeneric hybrid in the x = 6 group of the Astereae (Asteraceae). Sida 14: 321-329.

Nesom, G. L., L. A. Vorobik, and R. L. Hartman. 1990. The identity of Aster blepharophyllus (Asteraceae: Astereae). Syst. Bot. 15: 638-642.

Snow, N., B. E. Nelson, and R. L. Hartman. 1990. Additions to the vascular flora of Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Madroño 37: 214-216.

Hartman, R. L. 1990. A conspectus of Machaeranthera (Asteraceae: Astereae). Phytologia 68: 439-465.

O'Kane Jr., S., D. H. Wilken, and R. L. Hartman. 1988. Noteworthy collections: Colorado. Madroño 35: 72-74.

Hartman, R. L. et al. 1988. Interaction and collaboration with projects of other scope; How is floristic information on characteristics and distributions used in phylogeny and biogeography? Pp. 122-128; 143-147. In: N. R. Morin, R. D. Whetstone, D. Wilken, and K. L. Tomlinson. Floristics for the 21st Century: Proceedings of the workshop 4-7 May, 1988, Alexandra, Virginia. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Hartman, R. L. and L. Constance. 1988. A new Lomatium (Apiaceae) from the Sierran Crest of California. Madroño 35: 121-125.

Hartman, R. L. and M. A. Lane. 1987. A new species of Machaeranthera Section Psilactis (Asteraceae: Astereae) from coastal Texas. Brittonia 39: 253-257.

Evert, E. F., R. D. Dorn, R. L. Hartman, and R. W. Lichvar. 1986. Noteworthy collections: Wyoming. Madroño 33: 313-315.

Hartman, R. L. 1986. Apocynaceae. Pp. 610-613. In: Great Plains Flora Association. Flora of the Great Plains. Univ. of Kansas

Hartman, R. L. 1986. Asclepiadaceae. Pp. 613-637. In: Great Plains Flora Association. Flora of the Great Plains. Univ. of Kansas

Hartman, R. L. 1986. Oleaceae. Pp. 747-750. In: Great Plains Flora Association. Flora of the Great Plains. Univ. of Kansas

Hartman, R. L. and R. S. Kirkpatrick. 1986. A new species of Cymopterus (Umbelliferae) from northwestern Wyoming. Brittonia 38: 420-426.

Hartman, R. L. and L. Constance. 1985. Two new species of Cymopterus (Umbelliferae) from western North America. Brittonia 37: 88-95.

Hartman, R. L., B. E. Nelson, and K. H. Dueholm. 1985. Noteworthy collections: Wyoming. Madroño 32: 125-128.

Hartman, R. L. 1985. A new species of Cymopterus (Umbelliferae) from southern Idaho. Brittonia 37: 102-105.

Evert, E. F. and R. L. Hartman. 1984. Additions to the vascular flora of Wyoming. Great Basin Naturalist 482-483.

Hartman, R. L. and T. F. Stuessy. 1983. Revision of Otopappus (Compositae, Heliantheae). Syst. Bot. 8: 185-210.

Hartman, R. L. and H. Marriott. 1980. Asclepias stenophylla A. Gray (Asclepiadaceae), new to Wyoming. Madroño 27: 141.

Clark, W. D., L. E. Urbatsch, R. L. Hartman, R. A. Mayes, and T. J. Mabry. 1980. Systematic implications of flavonoid patterns in Haplopappus segregates. Biochemical Syst. and Ecology. 8: 257-259.

Hartman, R. L., B. E. Nelson, and K. H. Dueholm. 1980. Noteworthy collections from Wyoming. Madroño 27: 181-186.

Hartman, R. L. and R. W. Lichvar. 1980. Additions to the vascular flora of Teton County, Wyoming. Great Basin Naturalist 40: 408-413.

Hartman, R. L. 1979. Cerastium clawsonii (Caryophyllaceae): A synonym of Linum hudsonioides (Linaceae). Rhodora 81: 826.

Weber, W. A. and R. L. Hartman. 1979. Pseudostellaria jamesiana, comb. nov., a North American representative of a Eurasian genus. Phytologia 44: 313-314.

Anderson, L. C., R. L. Hartman, and T. F. Stuessy. 1979. Morphology, anatomy, and taxonomic relationships of Otopappus australis (Asteraceae). Syst. Bot. 4: 44-56.

Hartman, R. L. 1977. IOPB Chromosome Number Reports LVI. Taxon 26: 270-271.

Turner, B. L. and R. Hartman. 1976. Infraspecific categories of Machaeranthera pinnatifida (Compositae). Wrightia 5: 308-315.

Hartman, R. L. 1976. A conspectus of Machaeranthera (Compositae: Astereae) and a biosystematic study of section Blepharodon. Ph.D. diss., Univ. of Texas, ix + 181 pp.

Hartman, R. L., J. D. Bacon, and C. F. Bohnstedt. 1975. Biosystematics of Draba cuneifolia and D. platycarpa (Cruciferae) with emphasis on volatile and flavonoid constituents. Brittonia 27: 317-327.

Urbatsch, L. E., J. D. Bacon, R. L. Hartman, M. C. Johnston, T. J. Watson, Jr., and G. L. Webster. 1975. Chromosome numbers for North American Euphorbiaceae. Amer. J. Bot. 62: 494-500.

Hartman, R. L. 1974. Rocky Mountain species of Paronychia (Caryophyllaceae): A morphological, cytological, and chemical study. Brittonia 26: 256-263.

Hartman, R. L. 1973. New plant records for New Mexico. Southw. Naturalist 18: 241-242.

Smith, J., and

Hartman, R. L. 1973. Mount Livermore-Sawtooth Vegetation Survey. Pp. 39-44. In: Mount Livermore and Sawtooth Mountain: A Natural Area Survey. Office of Research, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Univ. of Texas at Austin

Hartman, R. L. and J. Smith. 1973. A floristic and ecological study of Matagorda Island. Pp. 116-146. In: Matagorda Island: A Natural Area Survey. Office of Research, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Univ. of Texas at Austin

Crawford, D. J. and R. L. Hartman. 1972. Chromosome numbers and taxonomic notes for Rocky Mountain Umbelliferae. Amer. J. Bot. 59: 386-392.

Hartman, R. L. 1972. New plant records for Wyoming. Southw. Naturalist 17: 197-198.

Hartman, R. L. 1972. Caryophyllaceae. Pp. 14-45. In: C. L. Porter, A Flora of Wyoming. Research Journal 64, Agric. Exp. Station, Univ. of Wyoming.

Hartman, R. L. and D. J. Crawford. 1971. In: IOPB Chromosome number reports. XXXI. Taxon 20: 158-159.

Hartman, R. L. 1971. Chromosome Numbers in Caryophyllaceae from Wyoming and adjacent states. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 98: 276-280.

Hartman, R. L. 1971. The Family Caryophyllaceae in Wyoming. M.S. thesis, Univ. of Wyoming, vi + 156 pp.