Staff Spotlight

Terry A. Lott

Terry Lott portraitBiological Scientist
Florida Museum of Natural History
106 Dickinson Hall
Museum Road & Newell Drive
GainesvilleFL 32611

352-273-1933

 

B.S. in Botany, Post-baccalaureate and Tropical Botany studies, University of Florida

Paleobotany and Palynology Collection

 

Research Interests

Flora studies of Florida, the Bahamas and Cuba. Data management of genetic material for the Florida Museum.

 

Ongoing Fieldwork

Morphological analyses of fossil plants from Florida and Tennessee.

 

Representative Publications

2011. Atwater, M., and T. A. Lott. 2011. A simple technique to sample pollen from moths and its applications to ecological studies. Journal of the Lepidopterists Society 65(4): 265-267.

2011. Lott, T. A., D. L. Dilcher, S. P. Horn, O. Vargas, and R. Sandford Jr. Pleistocene Flora of Rio Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. Palaeontologia Electronica, March 2011.

2009. Mehrotra, R.C., D. L. Dilcher and T. A. Lott. Notes on elements of the Oligocene flora from the Makum Coalfield, Assam, India. The Palaeobotanist 58: 1-9.

2009. Dilcher, D. L., E. A. Kowalski, M. C. Wiemann, L. F. Hinojosa, and T. A. Lott. A climatic and taxonomic comparison between leaf litter and standing vegetation from a Florida swamp woodland. American Journal of Botany 96(6): 1108-1115.

2008. Wang, X., and D. L. Dilcher, T. A. Lott, and Y. Li. Parapodocarpus gen. nov. and its implications for interpreting the ovulate organ in Podocarpaceae. Geophytology 37:1-8.

2007. Steadman, D. W., R. Franz, G. S. Morgan, N. A. Albury, B. Kakuk, K. Broad, S. E. Franz, K. Tinker, M. P. Pateman, T. A. Lott, D. M. Jarzen and D. L. Dilcher. Exceptionally well preserved late Quaternary plant and vertebrate fossils from a blue hole on Abaco, The Bahamas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104: 19897-19902.

2007. Wang, Q., D. L. Dilcher, and T. A. Lott. Podocarpium A. Braun ex Stizenberger 1851 from the middle Miocene of Eastern China, and its paleoecology and biogeography. Acta Palaeobotanica 47(1): 237-251.

2006. Wang, Q., D. L. Dilcher, X. Y. Zhu, Y. L. Zhou, and T. A. Lott. Fruits and leaflets of Wisteria (Fabaceae, Papilionoideae) from the Miocene of Shandong Province, eastern China. International Journal of Sciences, 167(5): 1061-1074.

2006. Lott, T. L. Sawmill Sink: Paleobotanical and Palynological Survey; Initial Report. Friends of the Environment, Abaco Island, Bahama.