Florida Museum of Natural History


Steven R. Manchester

(CURRICULUM VITAE)

Curator of Paleobotany
Florida Museum of Natural History

Adjunct Professor
Department of Botany
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611
Ph. 352 273 1935
Home ph. 352 335-6343
Email: steven (add "@flmnh.ufl.edu" to end)


Education

Employment History

Major Research Interests

Professional Associations

Research Publications by Plant Families

Research Publications by Geologic Age and Geography

Research Publications

Reviews

Symposia and Field Excursions Organized

Current Teaching

Post-Doctoral Associates and Graduate Students

National Science Foundation Grants


Education

B.S. Botany, with honors, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 1977.
B.S. Geology, with honors, Oregon State University, 1977.
M.S. Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1979.
Ph.D. Paleobotany, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1981.

Employment History

Curator of Paleobotany, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 August 2002-.

Associate Curator of Paleobotany, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 August 1994-2002.

Assistant Curator of Paleobotany, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 August 1990-1994.

Associate Scientist, Curator of Fossil Plants, Departments of Geology and Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405 1988-July 1990.

Assistant Scientist, Curator of Fossil Plants, Departments of Geology and Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405 1982-1988.

Director, Summer Field Paleobotany Program, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, 1976-1989.

Major Research Interests

Evolution of extant angiosperm families in the Northern Hemisphere. Multiple-organ paleobotanical investigations providing characters of flowers, fruits, pollen, leaves and wood for inclusion in phylogenetic analyses. Paleocene and Eocene floras of western North America, central Europe and eastern Asia. I have enjoyed collaborative research with paleobotanists in Canada, China, Czech Republic, England, Germany, Hungary, Japan, Russia, and the United States.

Professional Associations

Botanical Society of America (life membership), Paleobotanical Section. American Society of Plant Taxonomists (life membership); International Organization of Paleobotany; International Association of Wood Anatomists; American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists.

Research Publications by Plant Families

(keyed by the publication numbers listed below)

Actinidiaceae: 50, 37 Alangiaceae: 83, 50 Anacardiaceae: 111, 83, 50 Annonaceae: 83, 37 Apiaceae: 126 Araliaceae: 83, 77, 37 Berberidaceae: 50 Betulaceae: 95, 89, 83, 77, 70, 68, 66, 61, 55, 50, 45, 43, 42, 37, 25, 15 Brassicaceae: 126 Caprifoliaceae: 77, 50, 41 Celtidaceae: 83, 37, 24 Cercidiphyllaceae: 83 Combretaceae: 126 Cornaceae sl.: 120, 107, 101, 96, 87, 78, 60, 58, 50, 37, 25 Cupressaceae: 64, 50 Elaeocarpaceae: 72, 60 Eucommiaceae: 77, 66, 62, 60 Fabaceae: 126 Fagaceae: 92, 83, 71, 60, 50, 37, 9 Hamamelidaceae: 83, 60, 50, 37 Hernandiaceae: 126 Humiriaceae 127 Hydrangeaceae 60, 50, 37 Icacinaceae: 114, 50, 45, 37 Juglandaceae: 106, 83, 66, 60, 50, 46, 45, 39, 37, 34, 27, 25, 22, 18, 14, 8, 7, 6 Lauraceae: 83, 50, 37 Lythraceae: 37 Magnolicaceae; 83, 37 Malpighiaceae: 67 Malvaceae (incl. Tiliac, Sterc): 126, 100, 99, 83, 80, 79, 77, 50, 38, 31, 4, 3, 2 Menispermaceae: 37, 35, 5 Musaceae: 40, 37, 35 Myristicaceae: 116 Myrtaceae: 52 Nymphaeaceae: 94 Nyssaceae: 105, 78, 60, 50 Palmae: 77, 44, 37 Pinaceae: 77, 50, 37 Platanaceae: 90, 83, 71, 70, 50, 37, 25, 19, 12 Podomogetonaceae: 77 Polygonaceae: 126 Rosaceae: 118, 83, 50, 37 Rhamnaceae: 126, 125, 115, 60, 38 Rubiaceae: 37 Rutaceae: 126, 108 Sabiaceae: 84, 83, 37, 36, 25, 5 Salicaceae: 121, 102, 88, 77, 10, Sapindales (incl. Acerac, Hippocast.): 126, 83, 76, 74, 73, 69, 66, 60, 37, 1 Schizaeaceae: 16 Sargentodoxaceae: 60 Schisandraceae: 37 Simaroubaceae: 93 Symplocaceae: 37 Tapisciaceae: 37, 17 Taxaceae: 50, 37 Toricelliaceae: 60 Trochodendraceae: 103, 60, 30, 28, 25 Ulmaceae: 122, 112, 86, 83, 77, 76, 60, 50, 37, 24, 23 Vitaceae: 110, 83, 37 Zamiaceae: 59

Research Publications by Geologic Age and Geography

(keyed by the publication numbers listed below)

Cretaceous of Colombia 125 Cretaceous of Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming 126 Tertiary of South America 127 Paleocene of Wyoming, Montana, and/or North Dakota 123, 120, 114, 105, 95, 84, 82, 78, 74, 73, 71, 25, 59, 58, 55, 46, 43, 28, 22, 14, 6 Paleocene of eastern Asia 122, 85, 84, 82, 78, 71, 58, 42, 28 Paleocene of Greenland 71, 28 Paleocene of Scotland 19 Eocene of Europe 124, 116, 112, 111, 107, 90, 86, 49, 39, 22, 14, 13 Eocene of Asia 122, 97, 94, 68, 65, 62, 22, 14 Middle Eocene of Oregon, Washington or British Columbia 126, 123, 104, 98, 92, 89, 83, 74, 59, 45, 40, 22, 17, 24, 37, 35, 34, 31, 27, 26, 14, 13, 12, 9, 8, 4, 3, 2, 1 Middle Eocene of Rocky Mountain region 126, 123, 102, 88, 69, 65, 56, 54, 31, 23, 22, 16, 14, 13, 12, 10, 6 Late Eocene of Oregon 109, 74, 66, 65, 53, 41, 31 22, 14 Late Eocene of Colorado 113, 77, 74, 65, 41, 31, 24, 23, 22, 15, 14, 13, 9 Eocene of Mississippi, Tennessee 126 Early Oligocene of Oregon 74, 70, 64, 50, 48, 38, 29, 26, 21, 15, 14, 13 Early Oligocene of Montana 126 Oligocene of Europe 126, 90, 72, 70, 67, 64, 49, 29, 24, 14 Miocene of Oregon, Idaho and Washington 103, 64, 41, 38, 14 Miocene of Florida 60, 44 Miocene of Europe 121, 108, 90, 80, 79, 64, 38, 29, 24, 14 Miocene of Asia 65, 30, 24, 14.

Research Publications

(* indicates paper reprints available on request)

137 Stull, G.W., B.R. Moore, S.R. Manchester 2011. Fruits of Icacinaceae from the Eocene of Southeastern North America and their biogeographic implications. International Journal of Plant Sciences 172: 935-947.
136 Iju Chen and S.R. Manchester. 2011. Seed morphology of Vitaceae. International Journal of Plant Sciences. 172 (1): 1-35.
135 D.M. Jarzen; S.L. Corbett; S.R. Manchester 2010. Palynology and paleoecology of the Middle Miocene Alum Bluff flora, Liberty County, Florida, USA Palynology, 34: 261-286.
134 Wang Qi, S.R. Manchester, D.L. Dilcher 2010. Fruits and foliage of Pueraria (Leguminosae, Papilionoideae) from the Neogene of Eurasia and their biogeographic implications. American Journal of Botany 97: 1982-1998.
133 Herrera, F., S.R. Manchester, C. Jaramillo, B. MacFadden, S. A. da Silva-Caminha 2010. Phytogeographic History and Phylogeny of the Humiriaceae. International Journal of Plant Sciences 171(4):392-408.
132 Beilstein, M.A., N. S.Nagalingum, M.D. Clements, S.R. Manchester, and S. Mathews 2010. Dated molecular phylogenies indicate a Miocene origin for Arabidopsis thaliana. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 107 (43): 18724-18728.
131 Manchester, S. R., Xiao-Ping Xiang and Qiu-Yun (Jenny) Xiang 2010. Fruits of Cornelian Cherries (Cornaceae: Cornus Subg. Cornus) in the Paleocene and Eocene of the Northern Hemisphere. International Journal of Plant Sciences 171(8):882-891.
130 Manchester, S. R and Zlatko Kvacek 2010. Inflorescences and compound leaves of the extinct Platanus neptuni complex in the Oligocene of Oregon, USA. Acta Palaeobotanica. 50: 5-15.
129 Manchester, S. R., T. M. Lehman, and E. A. Wheeler 2010. Fossil palms (Arecaceae, Coryphoideae) associated with juvenile herbivorous dinosaurs in the upper Cretaceous Aguja Formation, Big Bend National Park, Texas. International Journal of Plant Sciences 171(6):679-689.
128 Nie, Ze-Long, Sun, Hang, Chen, Zhi-Duan, Meng, Ying, Manchester, Steven R. and Wen, Jun. 2010. Molecular phylogeny and biogeographic diversification of Parthenocissus (Vitaceae) disjunct between Asia and North America. Amer.J. Bot. 97(8): 1342-1353.
127 Herrera, F., S.R. Manchester, C. Jaramillo, B. MacFadden, S. A. da Silva-Caminha, 2010. Phytogeographic History and Phylogeny of the Humiriaceae. Int. J. Plant Sci. 171(4):392–408.*
126 Manchester, S.R. and E. O’Leary. 2010. Phylogenetic Distribution and Identification of Fin-winged Fruits. Botanical Review 76:1-82.*
125 Correa, E, C.Jaramillo, S Manchester and M. Guteierrez 2010. A fruit and leaves of rhamnaceous affinities from the Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) of Colombia. American Journal of Botany 97: 71-79.
124Collinson, M.E., S.R. Manchester, V. Wilde, and P. Hayes. 2010. Fruit and seed floras from exceptionally preserved biotas in the European Paleogene. Bulletin of Geosciences 85(1), 155–162
123 McMurran, D.M. and S.R. Manchester. 2010. Lagokarpos lacustris, A new winged fruit from the Paleogene of western North America. International Journal of Plant Sciences. 171(2):227–234.
122 Wang Q.,S. R. Manchester, C. L. B.Y. Geng 2010. Fruits and leaves of Ulmus from the Paleogene of Fushun, northeastern China. International Journal of Plant Sciences 171(2):221–226.
121 Manchester, S. R. and M. Hottenrott. 2009. Large-fruited Salicaceae s.l. from the Miocene tuff of the Eichelskopf, northern Hessen, Germany. Feddes Repertorium 120(7–8): 373–378 DOI: 10.1002/fedr.200911116
120 Manchester, S.R. Q.-Y. (J.) Xiang,. T. M. Kodrul and M. A. Akhmetiev 2009 . Leaves of Cornus (Cornaceae) from the Paleocene of North America and Asia confirmed by trichome characters. International Journal of Plant Sciences 170(1):132–142. *
119 Manchester, S.R, .Z.-D. Chen, A.-M. Lu, K. Uemura. 2009 Eastern Asian endemic seed plant genera and their paleogeographic history throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Journal of Systematics and Evolution 47 (1): 1–42. *
118 Wang, H, M. J. Moore, P.S. Soltis, C.D. Bell, S.F. Brockington, R. Alexandre, C. C. Davis, M. Latvis, S.R. Manchester, D.E. Soltis. 2009. Rosid radiation and the rapid rise of angiosperm-dominated forests. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. www.pnas.orgcgidoi10.1073pnas.0813376106.
117 Manchester, S.R. 2009. Taxonomic databases and their utility for Paleobotany. International Organization of Paleobotany Newsletter 88: 14.
116 Doyle, J.A. ,S.R. Manchester, and H. Sauquet 2008. A seed related to Myristicaceae in the Early Eocene of southern England. Sytematic Botany 33(4): 636-646.
115 Burge, D.O., and S.R. Manchester. 2008. Fruit morphology, fossil history, and biogeography of Paliurus (Rhamnaceae). International Journal of Plant Sciences. 169: 1066-1085. *
114 Pigg, K.B., S.R. Manchester and M.L. DeVore. 2008. Fruits of Icacinaceae (Tribe Iodeae) from the Late Paleocene of western North America. American Journal of Botany 95: 824-833. *
113 Leopold, E.B., S.R. Manchester and H.W. Meyer. 2008. Phytogeography of the late Eocene Florissant flora reconsidered. Pp. 53-70 in. H.W. Meyer, and D. M. Smith, eds. Paleontology of the upper Eocene Florissant Formation, Colorado. Geological Society of America Special Paper 435.
112 Wheeler, E. A, and S.R. Manchester 2007. Review of the wood anatomy of extant Ulmaceae as context for new reports of late Eocene Ulmus woods. Bulletin of Geosciences Czech. Geol. Surv., 82, No. 4, 329-342.
111 Manchester, S.R., V. Wilde, and M. E. Collinson 2007. Fossil cashew nuts from the Eocene of Europe: Biogeographic links between Africa and South America. International Journal of Plant Sciences 168(8):1199–1206. *
110 Chen, I., and S.R. Manchester 2007. Seed morphology of modern and fossil Ampelocissus (Vitaceae) and implications for phytogeography. Amererican Journal of Botany 94: 1534-1553.
109 Manchester, S. R., and W.C. McIntosh 2007. Late Eocene silicified fruits and seeds from the John Day Formation near Post, Oregon. PaleoBios 27(1):7–17.
108 Manchester, S.R., and E. Zastawniak 2007. Fruit with perianth remains of Chaneya Wang & Manchester (Extinct Rutaceae) in the Upper Miocene of Sos’nica, Poland. Acta Palaeobotanica 47: 253-259.
107 Manchester, S.R. ,Q.-Y. (J) Xiang and Q.-P. Xiang. 2007. Curtisia (Cornales) from the Eocene of Europe and itsphytogeographical significance. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 155: 127–134. *
106 Manos, P.S., Soltis, P.S., Soltis, D.E, Manchester, S.R., Oh, S.-H, Bell, C.D., Dilcher, D.L., Stone, D.E., 2007. Phylogeny of extant and fossil Juglandaceae inferred from the integration of molecular and morphological data sets. Systematic Biology, 56 (3): 412-430.
105 Manchester, S.R. and LJ. Hickey 2007. Reproductive and vegetative organs of Browniea gen. n. (Nyssaceae) from the Paleocene of North America International Journal of Plant Sciences 167(4):897–908. *
104 Wheeler, E.A., S.R. Manchester, and M. Wiemann 2006. Eocene Woods of Central Oregon. Paleobios 26(3):1–6.
103 Manchester, S.R. and I. Chen 2006. Tetracentron fruits from the Miocene of western North America. International Journal of Plant Sciences. 167 (3): 601-605.
102 Manchester, S.R., W. S. Judd, and B. Handley 2006. Foliage and fruits of early poplars (Salicaceae: Populus) from the Eocene of Utah, Colorado, and Wyoming. International Journal of Plant Sciences 167(4):897–908. 2006. *
101 Xiang, Q-Y(J),D. T. Thomas, W. Zhang, S.R. Manchester, and Z. Murell 2006. Species level phylogeny of Cornus (Cornaceae) based on molecular and morphological evidence--implications for taxonomy and Tertiary intercontinental migration. Taxon 55(1): 9-30.
100 Manchester, S.R., Z. Chen, and Z. Zhou 2006. Wood anatomy of Craigia (Malvales) from southeastern Yunnan, China. International Association of wood Anatomists Journal 27: 129-136. *
99 Kvacek, Z., S.R. Manchester, and M.A. Akhmetiev. 2005. Review of the fossil history of Craigia (Malvaceae s.l.) in the northern hemisphere based on fruits and co-occurring foliage. Pp. 114-140 In. M.A. Akhmetiev and A.B. Herman, ed., Modern problems of Palaeofloristics, Palaeophytogeography, and Phytostratigraphy. GEOS, Moscow.
98 Dillhoff, R. M., E.B. Leopold, and S.R. Manchester 2005. The McAbee flora of British Columbia and its relation to the Early-Middle Eocene Okanagan Highlands flora of the Pacific Northwest. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 42: 151-166.
97 Manchester, S. R., Z.-D. Chen, B-Y. Geng, and J-R. Tao. 2005. Middle Eocene flora of Huadian, Jilin Province, Northeastern China. Acta Paleobotanica 45(1): 3-26. *
96 Xiang, Q-Y(J), S.R. Manchester, D. T. Thomas, W. Zhang, and C. Fan 2005 Phylogeny, biogeography, and molecular dating of Cornelian Cherries (Cornus, Cornaceae): Tracking Tertiary plant migration Evolution 59(8): 1685–1700.
95 Manchester S.R., Pigg, K.B. and Crane, P.R. 2004. Palaeocarpinus dakotensis sp. n. (Betulaceae: Coryloideae) and associated staminate catkins, pollen and leaves from the Paleocene of North Dakota. International Journal of Plant Sciences. 165: 1135-1148. *
94 Chen, Iju, Manchester, S.R. and Chen, Z.-D. 2004. Anatomically preserved seeds of Nuphar (Nymphaeaceae) from the Early Eocene of Wutu, Shandong Province, China. American Journal of Botany 91(8): 1265–1272.
93 Corbett, S.R. and S.R. Manchester. 2004. Phytogeography and fossil history of Ailanthus (Simaroubaceae). Int. J. Plant Sci. 165: 671-690.
92Manchester, S.R. and R. M. Dillhoff. 2004. Fagus (Fagaceae) fruits, foliage, and pollen from the Middle Eocene of Pacific Northwestern North America. Canadian Journal of Botany 82: 1509-1517.
91 Manchester, S. 2004. Photoshop tips for palynology. American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists Newsletter, March 2004. 37(1): 16-18.
90 Kvacek, Z., and S.R. Manchester 2004. Vegetative and reproductive structure of the extinct Platanus neptuni from the Tertiary of Europe and relationships within the Platanaceae. Plant Syst. Evol. 244: 1–29.
89 Pigg, K.B., S.R. Manchester, and W. C. Wehr. 2003. Corylus, Carpinus, and Palaeocarpinus (Betulaceae) from the middle Eocene Klonkike Mountain and Allenby Formations of Northwestern North America. Int. J. Plant Sciences. 164: 807-822.
88 Boucher, L.D., S.R. Manchester, and W.S. Judd. 2003. An extinct genus of Salicaceae based on twigs with attached flowers, fruits, and foliage from the Eocene Green River Formation of Utah and Colorado, USA. American Journal of Botany 90: 1389-1399 + cover photo *
87 Takahashi, M., P.R. Crane, and S.R. Manchester. 2003. Huronoia fusiformis gen. et sp. nov.; a cornalean fruit from the Kamikitaba locality (Upper Cretaceous, Lower Coniacean) in northeastern Japan. Journal of Plant Research 115: 463-473.*
86 Wilde, V., and S.R. Manchester. 2003. Cedrelospermum fruits (Ulmaceae) and related leaves from the Middle Eocene of Messel (Hesse, Germany). Cour. Forsch.-Inst. Senckenberg 241: 147-153.*
85 Akhmetiev, M.A., T.V. Kezina, T.M. Kodrul, and S.R. Manchester. 2002. Stratigraphy and flora of the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary layers in the southeast part of the Zeya-Bureya sedimentary basin. Pp. 275-315, in M.A. Akhmetiev, M.P. Doludenko, A.B. Herman, and I.A. Ignatiev, eds. Special volume dedicated to the memory of the Corresponding member of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Professor Vsevolod Andreevich Vakrameev (to the 90th anniverserary of his birth). Geological Institute Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow.336 pp. In Russian.
84 Manchester, S.R. 2002. Morphology and phytogeographic history of Porosia Hickey in the Cretaceous and Paleocene of Asia and North America, and its distinction from Limnobiophyllum Krassilov. Pp. 180-181, in M.A. Akhmetiev, M.P. Doludenko, A.B. Herman, and I.A. Ignatiev, eds. Special volume, dedicated to the memory of the Corresponding member of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Professor Vsevolod Andreevich Vakrameev (to the 90th anniverserary of his birth). Geological Institute Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow. 336 pp.
83 Wheeler, E.A., and S.R. Manchester. 2002. Woods of the Eocene Nut Beds flora, Clarno Formation, Oregon, USA. International Association of Wood Anatomists Journal, Supplement 3. 188 pp.*
82 Manchester, S.R., M.A. Akhmetiev, T. Kodrul. 2002. Leaves and fruits of Celtis aspera (Newberry) comb. nov. (Celtidaceae) from the Paleocene of North America and eastern Asia. International Journal of Plant Sciences. 163: 725-736.*
81 Manchester, S.R. 2002. Automated Multilingual Text Translation. International Organization of Palaeobotany Newsletter. 71: 3-5.*
80 Kvacek, Z., S.R. Manchester , R. Zetter , M. Pingen. 2002. Fruits and seeds of Craigia bronnii (Malvaceae -Tilioideae) and associated flower buds from the late Miocene Inden Formation,Lower Rhine Basin,Germany. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 119:311-324.
79 Pingen, M., Z. Kvacek, and S.R. Manchester. 2001. Früchte und Samen von Craigia bronnii aus dem Obermiozän von Hambach (Niederrheinische Bucht - Deutschland) Vorläufige Mitteilung. Documenta Naturae, 138, 1-7, 2 pls. München. (issued 2002).
78 Manchester, S.R. 2002. Leaves and fruits of Davidia (Cornales) from the Paleocene of North America. Systematic Botany 27(2): 368-382.*
77 Manchester, S.R. 2001. Update on the megafossil flora of Florissant, Colorado, USA. In Evanoff, E., Gregory-Wodzicki K.M., Johnson K.R.,Editors. Fossil flora and stratigraphy of the Florissant Formation,Colorado. Proceedings of the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, Series 4, No. 1, p. 137-161.*
76 Manchester, S.R., and Tiffney, B.H. 2001. Integration of paleobotanical and neobotanical data in the assessment of phytogeographic history of holarctic angiosperm clades. International Journal of Plant Sciences 162 (6, supplement): S19-S27.*
75 Tiffney B.H., and Manchester, S.R. 2001. The use of geological and paleontological evidence in evaluating plant phylogeographic hypotheses in the Northern Hemisphere Tertiary. 162 (6, supplement): S3-S17.*
74 McClain, A.M. and Manchester, S.R. 2001. Dipteronia (Sapindaceae) from the Tertiary of North America and implications for the phytogeographic history of the Aceroideae. American Journal of Botany 88(7):1316-1325.*
73 Manchester, S.R. 2001. Leaves and fruits of Aesculus (Sapindales) from the Paleocene of North America. International Journal of Plant Science 162(4):985-998.*
72 Kvacek, Z., L. Hably, and S.R. Manchester. 2001. Sloanea (Elaeocarpaceae) fruits and foliage from the Early Oligocene of Hungary and Slovenia. Palaeontographica Abt. B,259:113-124.
71 Kvacek, Z., Manchester, S.R., and Guo, Shuang-xing. 2001. Trifoliolate leaves of Platanus bella (Heer) comb. n. from the Paleocene of North America, Greenland, and Asia and their relationships among extinct and extant Platanaceae. International Journal of Plant Sciences 162: 441-458.*
70 Hably, L., Z. Kvacek, and S.R. Manchester. 2000. Shared taxa of land plants in the Oligocene of Europe and North America in context of Holarctic phytogeography. Acta Universitatis Carolinae-Geologica 44: 59-74.
69 Manchester, S.R., and E. J. Hermsen. 2000. Flowers, fruits, seeds, and pollen of Landeenia gen. nov., an extinct sapindalean genus from the Eocene of Wyoming. American Journal of Botany. 87: 1909-1914.*
68 Akhmetiev, M.A. and S.R. Manchester. 2000. A new species of Palaeocarpinus (Betulaceae) from the Paleogene of Eastern Sikhote-Alin. Paleontological Journal 34: 467-474.*
67 L., and S.R. Manchester. 2000. Fruits of Tetrapterys (Malpighiaceae) from the Oligocene of Hungary and Slovenia. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology. 111: 93-101.*
66 Manchester, S.R., 2000. Late Eocene fossil plants of the John Day Formation, Wheeler County, Oregon. Oregon Geology 62:51-63.*
65 Wang, Yufei, and Manchester, S.R. 2000. Chaneya, A new genus of winged fruit from the Tertiary of North America and eastern Asia. International Journal of Plant Sciences 161:167-178.*
64 Kvacek, Z., S.R. Manchester, and H.E. Schorn. 2000. Cones, seeds, and foliage of Tetraclinis salicornioides (Cupressaceae) from the Oligocene and Miocene of western North America: a geographic extension of the European Tertiary species. International Journal of Plant Sciences. 161:331-344.*
63 Xiang, Qiu-Yun, D. E. Soltis, P. S. Soltis, S. R. Manchester and D. J. Crawford. 2000. Timing the Eastern Asian - Eastern North American Floristic Disjunction: Molecular clock corroborates paleontological estimates. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 15: 462-472.
62 Geng Baoyin, S.R. Manchester, and Lu Anming. 1999. The first discovery of Eucommia fruit fossil in China. Chinese Science Bulletin 44: 1506-1509.*
61 Chen, Zhi-duan, S.R. Manchester, and Hai-Ying Sun. 1999. Phylogeny and evolution of the Betulaceae as inferred from DNA sequences, morphology and paleobotany. American Journal of Botany. 86: 1168-1181.*
60 Manchester, S.R. 1999. Biogeographical relationships of North American Tertiary floras. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 86: 472-522.*
59 Kvacek, Z. and S.R. Manchester. 1999. Eostangeria Barthel (extinct Cycadales) from the Paleogene of western North America and Europe. International Journal of Plant Science 160: 621-629.*
58 Manchester, S.R., P.R. Crane, and L. Golovneva. 1999. An extinct genus with affinities to extant Davidia and Camptotheca (Cornales) from the Paleocene of North America and Eastern Asia. International Journal of Plant Science 160: 188-207.*
57 Wiemann, M.C., S.R. Manchester, and E.A. Wheeler. 1999. Paleotemperature estimation from dicotyledonous wood anatomical characters. Palaios 14: 459-474.
56 Lott, T.A., S.R. Manchester, and D.L. Dilcher. 1998. A unique and complete polemoniaceous plant from the middle Eocene of Utah, USA. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 104: 39-49.
55 Manchester, S.R. and Z.-D. Chen. 1998. A new genus of Coryloideae (Betulaceae) from the Paleocene of North America. International Journal of Plant Science 159: 522-532.*
54 Manchester, S.R., D.L. Dilcher, and S.L. Wing. 1998. Attached leaves and fruits of myrtaceous affinity from the middle Eocene of Colorado, USA. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 102: 153-163.
53 Smith, G.A., S.R. Manchester, M. Ashwill, W.C. McIntosh, and R.M. Conrey. 1998. Late Eocene-early Oligocene tectonism, volcanism, and floristic change near Gray Butte, central Oregon. Geological Society of America Bulletin 100: 759-778.
52 Wiemann, M.C., S.R. Manchester, D.L. Dilcher, L.F. Hinojosa, and E.A. Wheeler. 1998. Estimation of temperature and precipitation from morphological characters of dicotyledonous leaves American Journal of Botany 1998 85: 1796-1802.
51 Wiemann, M.C., E.A. Wheeler, S.R. Manchester, and K.M. Portier. 1998. Dicotyledonous wood anatomical characteres as predictors of climate. Palaeogeogrpahny, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 139: 83-100.
50 Meyer, H.W. and S.R. Manchester. 1997. The Oligocene Bridge Creek flora of the John Day Formation, Oregon. University of California Publications in Geological Science 141: 1-195, 75 pl.
49 Manchester, S.R., and L. Hably. 1997. Revision of Abelia fruits from the Paleogene of Hungary, Czech Republic, and England. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 96: 321-240.*
48 McIntosh, W.C., Manchester, S.R., and H.W. Meyer. 1997. Age of the plant-bearing tuffs of the John Day Formation at Fossil, Oregon, based upon 40Ar/39Ar single-crystal dating. Oregon Geology 59: 3-5, 20, + cover photo.
47 Judd W. and S.R. Manchester. 1997. Circumscription of Malvaceae (Malvales) as determined by a preliminary cladistic analysis of morphological, anatomical, palynological and chemical characters. Brittonia 49: 384-405.
46 Manchester, S.R. and D.L. Dilcher. 1997. Reproductive and vegetative morphology of Polyptera (Juglandaceae) from the Paleocene of Wyoming and Montana. American Journal of Botany 84: 649-663, + cover photo.*
45 Wehr, W.C., and Manchester, S.R. 1996. Paleobotanical significance of flowers, fruits, and seeds from the Eocene of Republic, Washington. Washington Geology 24: 25-27.*
44 Manchester, S.R. 1996. Petrified woods in Florida. Papers in Florida Paleontology 8:1-8.
43 Manchester, S.R., and Chen Zhiduan. 1996. Palaeocarpinus aspinosa sp. nov. (Betulaceae) from the Paleocene of Wyoming, USA. International Journal of Plant Sciences 157: 644-655.*
42 Manchester, S.R., Guo Shuang-xing. 1996. Palaeocarpinus (extinct Betulaceae) from northwestern China: New evidence for Paleocene floristic continuity between Asia, North America and Europe. International Journal of Plant Sciences 157: 240-246.*
41 Manchester, S.R. and M. Donoghue. 1995. Winged fruits of Linnaeeae (Caprifoliaceae) in the Tertiary of western North America: Diplodipelta gen. nov. International Journal of Plant Sciences 156: 709-722.*
40 Manchester, S.R. 1995. Yes, we had bananas. Oregon Geology 57: 41-43.
39 Manchester, S.R., M.E. Collinson, and K. Goth. 1994. Fruits of the Juglandaceae from the Eocene of Messel, Germany and implications for early Tertiary phytogeographic exchange between Europe and western North America. International Journal of Plant Sciences 155: 388-394, + cover photo.*
38 Manchester, S.R. 1994. Inflorescence bracts of fossil and extant Tilia in North America, Europe and Asia: Patterns of morphologic divergence and biogeographic history. American Journal of Botany 81: 1176-1185.*
37 Manchester, S.R. 1994. Fruits and seeds of the Middle Eocene Nut Beds flora, Clarno Formation, Oregon. Palaeontographica Americana 58: 1-205.
36 Carlquist, S., Morrell, P., and S.R. Manchester. 1993. Wood anatomy of Sabiaceae (s.l.): Ecological and systematic implications. Aliso 13: 521-549.*
35 Manchester, S.R., and W.J. Kress. 1993. Fossil bananas (Musaceae): Ensete oregonense sp. nov. from the Eocene of western North America and its phytogeographic significance. American Journal of Botany 80: 1264-1272.*
34 Manchester, S.R., and E.A. Wheeler. 1993. Extinct juglandaceous wood from the Eocene of Oregon and its implications for xylem evolution in the Juglandaceae. International Association of Wood Anatomists Journal 14: 103-111.*
33 Call, V.B., S.R. Manchester, and D.L. Dilcher. 1993. Wetherellia fruits and associated plant remains from the Paleocene/Eocene Tuscahoma-Hatchetigbee interval, Meridian, Mississippi. Mississippi Geology 14: 10-18.
32 Meyer, H.W. and S.R. Manchester. 1992. Presentation of the Harrell L. Strimple award of the Paleontological Society to Melvin S. Ashwill. Journal of Paleontology 66: 714-716.
31 Manchester, S.R. 1992. Flowers, fruits and pollen of Flor issantia, an extinct malvalean genus from the Eocene and Oligocene of western North America. American Journal of Botany 79: 996-1008 + cover photo.*
30 Manchester, S.R., P.R. Crane, and D.L. Dilcher. 1991. Nordenskio ldia and Trochodendron (Trochodendraceae) from the Miocene of northwestern North America. Botanical Gazette. 152: 357-368.*
29 Kvacek, Z., C. Buzek, and S.R. Manchester. 1991. Fossil fruits of Pteleaecarpum Weyland--Tiliaceous not Sapindaceous. Botanical Gazette 152: 522-523.*
28 Crane, P.R., S.R. Manchester and D.L. Dilcher. 1991. Reproductive and vegetative structure of Nordenskioldia (Trochodendraceae), a vesselless dicotyledon from the Early Tertiary of the Northern Hemisphere. American Journal of Botany 78: 1311¬1334.*
27 Manchester, S.R. 1991. Cruciptera, a new juglandaceous winged fruit from the Eocene and Oligocene of western North America. Systematic Botany 16: 715-725.*
26 Manchester, S.R. 1990. Eocene to Oligocene floristic changes recorded in the Clarno and John Day Formations, Oregon, USA, in E. Knobloch, and Kvacek, Z., [eds.], Symposium Proceedings, paleofloristic and paleoclimatic changes in the Cretaceous and Tertiary, pp. 183-187, Geological Survey Press, Prague, Czechoslovakia.
25 Crane, P.R., S.R. Manchester and D.L. Dilcher. 1990. A preliminary survey of fossil leaves and well-preserved reproductive structures from the Sentinel Butte Formation (Paleocene) near Almont, North Dakota. Fieldiana Geology 1418: 1-63.*
24 Manchester, S.R. 1989c. Systematics and fossil history of the Ulmaceae, pp. 221-252 in Crane, P.R. and Blackmore, S. [eds.]. Evolution, Systematics, and fossil history of the Hamamelidae, Volume 2: 'Higher' Hamamelidae, Systematics Association Special Volume no. 40B, Clarendon Press, Oxford.*
23 Manchester, S.R. 1989b. Attached reproductive and vegetative remains of the extinct American-European genus Cedrelospermum (Ulmaceae) from the early Tertiary of Utah and Colorado, USA. American Journal of Botany 76: 256-276.*
22 Manchester, S.R. 1989a. Early history of the Juglandaceae. Plant Systematics and Evolution 162: 231-250.
21 Buzek,C, Z. Kvacek, and S.R. Manchester. 1989. Sapindaceous affinities of the Pteleaecarpum fruits from the Tertiary of Eurasia and North America. Botanical Gazette 150: 477-489.
20 Dilcher, D.L. and S.R. Manchester. 1988. Investigations of angiosperms from the Eocene of North America: a fruit belonging to the Euphorbiaceae. Tertiary Research 9: 45-58.
19 Crane, P.R., S.R. Manchester, and D.L. Dilcher. 1988. Morphology and Phylogenetic significance of the angiosperm Platanites hebridicus from the Palaeocene of Scotland. Palaeontology 31: 503-517.*
18 Jones, J.H., S.R. Manchester, and D.L. Dilcher. 1988. Dryophyllum Debey ex Saporta, juglandaceous not fagaceous. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 56: 205-211.
17 Manchester, S.R. 1988. Fruits and seeds of Tapiscia (Staphyleaceae) from the middle Eocene of Oregon, USA. Tertiary Research 9: 59-66.*
16 Manchester, S.R. and M.S. Zavada. 1987. Lygodium foliage with intact sorophores from the Eocene of Wyoming. Botanical Gazette 148: 392-399.*
15 Manchester, S.R. and P.R. Crane. 1987. A new genus of Betulaceae from the Oligocene of western North America. Botanical Gazette 148: 263-273.*
14 Manchester, S.R. 1987b. The fossil history of the Juglandaceae. Missouri Botanical Garden Monograph 21: 1-137.*
13 Manchester, S.R. 1987a. Extinct ulmaceous fruits from the Tertiary of Europe and western North America. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 52: 119-112.* 12 Manchester, S.R. 1986. Vegetative and reproductive morphology of an extinct plane tree (Platanaceae) from the Eocene of western North America. Botanical Gazette 147: 200-226.*
11 Dilcher, D.L., and Manchester, S.R. 1986. Investigations of angiosperms from the Eocene of North America: leaves of the Engelhardieae (Juglandaceae). Botanical Gazette 147: 189-199.*
10 Manchester, S.R., D.L. Dilcher and W.D. Tidwell. 1986. Interconnected reproductive and vegetative remains of Populus (Salicaceae) from the Middle Eocene Green River Formation, northeastern Utah. American Journal of Botany 73: 156-160.
9 Manchester, S.R. and P.R. Crane. 1983. Attached leaves, inflorescences, and fruits of Fagopsis, an extinct genus of fagaceous affinity from the Oligocene Florissant Flora of Colorado, USA. American Journal of Botany 70: 1147-1164.
8 Manchester, S.R. 1983. Fossil wood of the Engelhardieae (Juglandaceae) from the Eocene of North America: Engelhardioxylon gen. nov. Botanical Gazette 144: 157- 163.
7 Crane, P.R. and S.R. Manchester. 1982. An extinct juglandaceous fruit from the Upper Paleocene of Southern England. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 85: 89- 101.
6 Manchester, S.R., and D.L. Dilcher. 1982. Pterocaryoid fruits (Juglandaceae) in the Paleogene of North America and their evolutionary and biogeographic significance. American Journal of Botany 69: 275-286.
5 Manchester, S.R. 1981. Fossil plants of the Eocene Clarno Nut Beds. Oregon Geology, 43: 75-81.
4 Manchester, S.R. 1980. Chattawaya (Sterculiaceae): a new genus of wood from the Eocene of Oregon and its implications for xylem evolution of the extant genus Pterospermum. American Journal of Botany 67:59-67.
3 Manchester, S.R. 1979. Triplochitioxylon (Sterculiaceae): a new genus of wood from the Eocene of oregon and its bearing on the xylem evolution of the extant genus Triplochiton. American Journal of Botany 66: 699-708.
2 Manchester, S.R., and R.B. Miller. 1978. Tile cells and their occurrence in malvalean fossil woods. IAWA Bulletin 1978/2-3:23-28.
1 Manchester, S.R. 1977. Wood of Tapirira (Anacardiaceae) from the Paleogene Clarno Formation of Oregon. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 23: 119-127.

Reviews

Manchester S.R. 2000. Review of: Bibliography on Seed Morphology by Jensen. A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam. 1998, 310 pp. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 162: 414-415.
Manchester S.R. 2000. Review of: Fossil Plants and Spores--Modern Techniques, edited by T.P. Jones and N.P. Rowe. 1999. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology
Manchester, S.R. 1999. Review of: Common Fossil Plants of Western North America, 2nd edition, by W.D. Tidwell. American Paleontologist 7(4): 7-8.

Symposia and Field Excursions Organized

"Eur-American floristic similarities through the Cenophytic", co-organized with Z. Kvacek for the International Botanical Congress, St. Louis, 1999.

"Intracontinental floristic relationships through the Late Cretaceous and Tertiary", held at the International Organisation of Palaeobotany Conference, Qinhuangdao, China, August 2000.

"Fossil Forests of Central Oregon", S.R. Manchester and G. J. Retallack, Botanical Society of America Field Trip 17. August 10-14, 2000.

Current Teaching

Bot. 5115 Paleobotany;

Bot 5625 Plant Geography;

Bot 6935 Paleobotanical Microtechnique.

Post-Doctoral Associates

Dr. Herbert Meyer, 1990-1993; Dr. Huang Qiangsheng, 1993-1994; Dr. Michael Wiemann, 1995-1996.

Graduate Students

Amy McClain, 1998-2000 (MS, Botany); Iju (Judy) Chen, 2001-2009 (PhD, Botany); Sarah Corbett, 2001-2004 (MS, Botany); Elizabeth O'Leary 2005-2007 (MS, Botany), Fabiany Herrera (PhD, Botany/Biology, 2008-), Greg Stull (Biology 2010--), Sarah Allen (Biology 2010--); Paula Mejia (Botany, 2005--).

National Science Foundation Grants

EAR 0174295, March 1, 2001-April 31, 2004. Eocene floras of the Northern Hemisphere: Paleoclimate and implications for large scale floristic interchange. ($75,000)

INT 0074295, May 1, 2000-April 30, 2003. U.S. China Cooperative Research: Origins and evolution of major characteristic elements and key taxa in east Asian flora. ($41,796)

INT 560260112 , May 15, 1997-April 30, 2000. U.S.-Czech paleobotanical research on Tertiary plant disjunctions of North America and Europe. ($19,558)

DEB 9631371, August 15, 1996-July 31, 1999 (Co-PI with David Dilcher).Curation of the Florida Museum of Natural History Paleobotanical Collection. ($200,000)

EAR 9506727, April 1, 1995-March 31, 1997. Paleofloral and stratigraphic analysis and Eocene-Oligocene climate change in a single continental section in north-central Oregon. ($24,558)

EAR-9322765, January 1, 1994-December 31, 1996: Fossil dicotyledonous woods as paleoclimatic indicators: test cases from the Tertiary of western North America. ($120,427)

EAR 9220079, February 1, 1993-January 31, 1996. Paleocene spread of deciduous hardwood forest in North America and Asia: megafossil and palynological correlations. ($100,000)

BSR-9007495, Sept. 1, 1990-August 31, 1992. Systematics of the early Oligocene Bridge Creek flora, Oregon, and implications for the derivation and expansion of broadleaved deciduous forests in the Northern Hemisphere. ($106,362)

EAR-8904234, June 1, 1989-November 30, 1990. Systematic affinities and biogeographic relationships of fossil floras from the Eocene Clarno Formation of Oregon. ($30,000)

EAR-8707523, June 15, 1987-November 30, 1989. Systematic affinities, age and biogeographic relationships of fossil floras from the Eocene Clarno Formation of Oregon. ($85,000)

BSR-8407841, August 1, 1984-January 31, 1987. Early history of the Juglandaceae--A multiple organ paleobotanical investigation.($120,000)

DEB 81-11-89, October 1981-March 1984. Systematics and evolutionary status of angiosperms from the Eocene of Oregon -A multiple organ investigation. ($49,965)