Mag. Dr. Wolfgang Willner, Privatdoz.
Summer term 2022
300236 UE Methods in phytosociology - field sampling and data analysis
300268 UE Vegetationsökologische Exkursionen - Exkursionen zu Naturschutz-, Vegetations- und Landschaftsökologie in Ostösterreich
Winter term 2021
300252 UE Vegetationsökologische Übungen - Analyse und Interpretation von Vegetationsaufnahmen
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Aus dem Vereinsleben: Berichtszeitraum März 2020 bis Februar 2021. / Christa, Staudinger; Pachschwöll, Clemens; Fischer, Manfred A.; Willner, Wolfgang; Lefnaer, Stefan.

In: Neilreichia, Vol. 12, 31.12.2021, p. 427-432.

Publication: Contribution to journalEditorial


Report 2 of the Committee for Change and Conservation of Names (CCCN). / Willner, Wolfgang; Čarni, Andraž; Fernández-González, Federico; Pallas, Jens; Theurillat, Jean Paul.

In: Vegetation Classification and Survey, Vol. 2, 30.12.2021, p. 305-309.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Braun-Blanquet meets EcoVeg: a formation and division level classification of European phytosociological units. / Willner, Wolfgang; Faber-Langendoen, Don.

In: Vegetation Classification and Survey, Vol. 2, 13.12.2021, p. 275-291.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Long-term continuity of steppe grasslands in eastern Central Europe : Evidence from species distribution patterns and chloroplast haplotypes. / Willner, Wolfgang; Moser, Dietmar; Plenk, Kristina; Aćić, Svetlana; Demina, Olga N.; Höhn, Maria; Kuzemko, Anna; Roleček, Jan; Vassilev, Kiril; Vynokurov, Denys; Kropf, Matthias.

In: Journal of Biogeography, Vol. 48, No. 12, 12.2021, p. 3104-3117.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Xeric grasslands of the inner-alpine dry valleys of Austria – new insights into syntaxonomy, diversity and ecology. / Magnes, Martin; Willner, Wolfgang; Janišová, Monika; Mayrhofer, Helmut; Khouri, Elías Afif; Berg, Christian; Kuzemko, Anna; Kirschner, Philipp; Guarino, Riccardo; Rötzer, Harald; Belonovskaya, Elena; Berastegi, Asun; Biurrun, Idoia; García-Mijangos, Itziar; Masic, Ermin; Dengler, Jürgen; Dembicz, Iwona.

In: Vegetation Classification and Survey, Vol. 2, 01.10.2021, p. 133-157.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


sPlotOpen – An environmentally balanced, open-access, global dataset of vegetation plots. / sPlot consortium.

In: Global Ecology and Biogeography, Vol. 30, No. 9, 09.2021, p. 1740-1764.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


The leaf economic and plant size spectra of European forest understory vegetation. / Cubino, Josep Padullés (Corresponding author); Biurrun, Idoia; Bonari, Gianmaria; Braslavskaya, Tatiana; Font, Xavier; Jandt, Ute; Jansen, Florian; Rašomavičius, Valerijus; Škvorc, Željko; Willner, Wolfgang; Chytrý, Milan.

In: Ecography, Vol. 44, No. 9, 09.2021, p. 1311-1324.

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Global patterns and drivers of alpine plant species richness. / Testolin, Riccardo; Attorre, Fabio; Borchardt, Peter; Brand, Robert F.; Bruelheide, Helge; Chytrý, Milan; De Sanctis, Michele; Dolezal, Jiri; Finckh, Manfred; Haider, Sylvia; Hemp, Andreas; Jandt, Ute; Kessler, Michael; Korolyuk, Andrey Yu; Lenoir, Jonathan; Makunina, Natalia; Malanson, George P.; Montesinos-Tubée, Daniel B.; Noroozi, Jalil; Nowak, Arkadiusz; Peet, Robert K.; Peyre, Gwendolyn; Sabatini, Francesco Maria; Šibík, Jozef; Sklenář, Petr; Sylvester, Steven P.; Vassilev, Kiril; Virtanen, Risto; Willner, Wolfgang; Wiser, Susan K.; Zibzeev, Evgeny G.; Jiménez-Alfaro, Borja.

In: Global Ecology and Biogeography, Vol. 30, No. 6, 06.2021, p. 1218-1231.

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Evidence for Glacial Refugia of the Forest Understorey Species Helleborus niger (Ranunculaceae) in the Southern as Well as in the Northern Limestone Alps. / Záveská, Eliška; Kirschner, Philipp; Frajman, Božo; Wessely, Johannes; Willner, Wolfgang; Gattringer, Andreas; Hülber, Karl (Corresponding author); Lazić, Desanka; Dobeš, Christoph; Schönswetter, Peter.

In: Frontiers in Plant Science, Vol. 12, 683043, 10.05.2021.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Fine-grain beta diversity of Palaearctic grassland vegetation. / Grassplot Consortium.

In: Journal of Vegetation Science, Vol. 32, No. 3, e13045, 01.05.2021.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Post-glacial determinants of regional species pools in alpine grasslands. / Jiménez-Alfaro, Borja (Corresponding author); Abdulhak, Sylvain; Attorre, Fabio; Bergamini, Ariel; Carranza, Maria Laura; Chiarucci, Alessandro; Ćušterevska, Renata; Dullinger, Stefan; Gavilán, Rosario G.; Giusso del Galdo, Gianpietro; Kuzmanović, Nevena; Laiolo, Paola; Loidi, Javier; Malanson, George P.; Marcenó, Corrado; Milanović, Đorđije; Pansing, Elizabeth R.; Roces-Díaz, José V.; Ruprecht, Eszter; Šibik, Jozef; Stanisci, Angela; Testolin, Riccardo; Theurillat, Jean Paul; Vassilev, Kiril; Willner, Wolfgang; Winkler, Manuela.

In: Global Ecology and Biogeography, Vol. 30, No. 5, 05.2021, p. 1101-1115.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


The relationship between niche breadth and range size of beech (Fagus) species worldwide. / Cai, Qiong; Welk, Erik; Ji, Chengjun; Fang, Wenjing; Sabatini, Francesco M.; Zhu, Jianxiao; Zhu, Jiangling; Tang, Zhiyao; Attorre, Fabio; Campos, Juan A.; Čarni, Andraž; Chytrý, Milan; Çoban, Süleyman; Dengler, Jürgen; Dolezal, Jiri; Field, Richard; Frink, József P.; Gholizadeh, Hamid; Indreica, Adrian; Jandt, Ute; Karger, Dirk N.; Lenoir, Jonathan; Peet, Robert K.; Pielech, Remigiusz; De Sanctis, Michele; Schrodt, Franziska; Svenning, Jens Christian; Tang, Cindy Q.; Tsiripidis, Ioannis; Willner, Wolfgang; Yasuhiro, Kubota; Fang, Jingyun; Bruelheide, Helge.

In: Journal of Biogeography, Vol. 48, No. 5, 05.2021, p. 1240-1253.

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Classification of forest communities (co-)dominated by Taxus baccata in the Hyrcanian forests (northern Iran) and their comparison with southern Europe. / Karami-Kordalivand, P.; Esmailzadeh, O.; Willner, W.; Noroozi, J.; Alavi, S. J.

In: European Journal of Forest Research, Vol. 140, No. 2, 04.2021, p. 463-476.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Phylogenetic structure of European forest vegetation. / Padullés Cubino, Josep; Lososová, Zdeňka; Bonari, Gianmaria; Agrillo, Emiliano; Attorre, Fabio; Bergmeier, Erwin; Biurrun, Idoia; Campos, Juan A.; Čarni, Andraž; Ćuk, Mirjana; De Sanctis, Michele; Indreica, Adrian; Jiménez-Alfaro, Borja; Khanina, Larisa; Knollová, Ilona; Lenoir, Jonathan; Pielech, Remigiusz; Rašomavičius, Valerijus; Škvorc, Željko; Svenning, Jens Christian; Vassilev, Kiril; Willner, Wolfgang; Chytrý, Milan.

In: Journal of Biogeography, Vol. 48, No. 4, 04.2021, p. 903-916.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Correction to: “Ecology and vegetation types of oak-hornbeam and ravine forests of the Eastern Greater Caucasus, Georgia”. / Novák, P. (Corresponding author); Zukal, D.; Harásek, M.; Vlčková, P.; Abdaladze, O.; Willner, W.

In: Folia Geobotanica, Vol. 56, No. 1, 03.2021, p. 97-97.

Publication: Contribution to journalCorrectionpeer-review


Vegetation Classification and Survey: the first year. / Willner, Wolfgang; Biurrun, Idoia; Dengler, Jürgen; Jansen, Florian.

In: Vegetation Classification and Survey, Vol. 2, 17.02.2021, p. 1-4.

Publication: Contribution to journalEditorial


International Code of Phytosociological Nomenclature. 4th edition. / Theurillat, Jean Paul; Willner, Wolfgang; Fernández-González, Federico; Bültmann, Helga; Čarni, Andraž; Gigante, Daniela; Mucina, Ladislav; Weber, Heinrich.

In: Applied Vegetation Science, Vol. 24, No. 1, e12491, 01.01.2021.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Plant taxonomic and phylogenetic turnover increases toward climatic extremes and depends on historical factors in European beech forests. / Padullés Cubino, Josep; Jiménez-Alfaro, Borja; Sabatini, Francesco Maria; Willner, Wolfgang; Lososová, Zdeňka; Biurrun, Idoia; Brunet, Jörg; Campos, Juan Antonio; Indreica, Adrian; Jansen, Florian; Lenoir, Jonathan; Škvorc, Željko; Vassilev, Kiril; Chytrý, Milan.

In: Journal of Vegetation Science, Vol. 32, No. 1, e12977, 01.01.2021.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


First Report of the European Vegetation Classification Committee (EVCC). / Biurrun, Idoia; Willner, Wolfgang.

In: Vegetation Classification and Survey, Vol. 1, 17.12.2020, p. 145–147.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Ecology and vegetation types of oak-hornbeam and ravine forests of the Eastern Greater Caucasus, Georgia. / Novák, Pavel; Zukal, Dominik; Harásek, Martin; Vlčková, Pavla; Abdaladze, Otar; Willner, Wolfgang.

In: Folia Geobotanica, Vol. 55, No. 4, 12.2020, p. 333-349.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


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Aktuelle Entwicklungen in der Pflanzensoziologie – ein Überblick

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

23 Sep 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


What is an alliance?

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

6 Sep 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Semi-dry grasslands of Central and Eastern Europe – syntaxonomic and biogeographical aspects

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

1 Jun 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Formal definition of associations using diagnostic species: A case study of European meadow steppes

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

27 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Syntaxonomic revision of the semi-dry grasslands of Central and Eastern Europe

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

24 May 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Species range dynamics decrease with elevation in the European Alps

Sabine Bettina Rumpf (Speaker), Karl Hülber (Contributor), Günther Klonner (Contributor), Dietmar Moser (Contributor), Martin Schütz (Contributor), Johannes Wessely (Contributor), Wolfgang Willner (Contributor), Niklaus E. Zimmermann (Contributor) & Stefan Dullinger (Contributor)

3 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Broad-scale syntaxonomic revisions using large plot datasets: experiences, lessons and recommendations

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

15 Sep 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


How to classify forests? Bridging the gap between floristic and physiognomic units

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

21 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Climate-driven range dynamics and potential current disequilibrium in Alpine vegetation

Sabine Bettina Rumpf (Speaker), Karl Hülber (Contributor), Niklaus E. Zimmermann (Contributor), Wolfgang Willner (Contributor) & Stefan Dullinger (Contributor)

23 May 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Überlegungen zu einem evolutionären System der Angiospermen

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

22 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Interpretating the Interpretation Manual of EU Habitats - a story of confusion

Wolfgang Willner (Speaker)

8 Apr 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Analysis of dispersal limitation in the Austrian Alps using phytosociological data

Wolfgang Willner (Contributor)

1 May 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Biogeographie der pannonischen

Willner, W.

11/05/1511/05/18

Project: Research funding


Department of Botany and Biodiversity Research

Rennweg 14
1030 Wien

wolfgang.willner@univie.ac.at