Luc Brouillet

Professor,
Université de Montréal

Institut de recherche en biologie végétale
Bureau: F-347, Labo: G-202
4101 Sherbrooke St. E,
Montreal, Quebec H1X 2B2, Canada
Tel: 514.343.2142
Lab:514.343.6111.82356
E-mail: luc.brouillet@umontreal.ca
Institution page



Education
  • B. Sc. U de Montréal, 1975
  • M. Sc. U de Montréal, 1977
  • Ph. D. U of Waterloo, 1981


  • Research
  • Molecular system and evolution of Asteraceae
  • Phylogeny of North-American asters
  • Biogeography and floristic
  • FFlora of Québec-Labrador and Newfoundland: repartition and conservation
  • Projects: "Flore du Québec-Labrador nordique" and "Flora of North America"

  • QCBS students
    Previous students (since 2009)
    Tahiana Andriananjamanantsoa, Ph.D.
    (Start: 2011, End: 2016)

    Other (co-)supervisor: Edward Louis, Omaha Zoo (NE, USA)
    Thesis title: Phylogeny of Madagascan Angraecum (Orchidaceae, Angraecinae)
    Vincent Laroche, M.Sc.
    (Start: 2008, End: 2011)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Thesis title: Impacts des activités humaines sur une orchidée tourbicole rare
    Aurelien Lauron-Moreau, M.Sc.
    (Start: 2010, End: 2013)
    Other (co-)supervisor: Michel Labrecque
    Thesis title: Molecular phylogeny of Salix L. (Salicaceae) in North America
    Sugirthini Selliah, M.Sc.
    (Start: 2005, End: 2009)
    Thesis title: Phylogénie moléculaire du genre Eurybia (Asteraceae: Astereae)
    Jamil Vaezi, M.Sc.
    (Start: 2004, End: 2008)
    Thesis title: Origine et diversité génétique du Symphyotrichum anticostense (Asteraceae: Astereae), une endémique du golfe du St-Laurent
    Courses
    BIO 2306 - Floristique du Québec (Fall / Automne)
    BIO 2386 - Taxonomie des plantes vasculaires (Winter / Hiver)
    BIO 1335 - Biodiversité 1 (Fall / Automne)
    EDD 6050 - Gestion de la biodiversité (Fall / Automne)

    Publications
    46- Diversification of Angraecum (Orchidaceae, Vandeae) in Madagascar: Revised Phylogeny Reveals Species Accumulation through Time Rather than Rapid Radiation
    Andriananjamanantsoa, H.N., Engberg, S., Louis, E.E.J., Brouillet, L.
    2016 PloS one (Date Added: 2016-11-18)

    45-Begoniaceae
    Brouillet, L.
    2015 Flora of North America north of Mexico ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    44- Phylogenetic Relationships of American Willows (Salix L., Salicaceae)
    Lauron-Moreau, Aurélien, Pitre, Frédéric E., Argus, George W., Labrecque, Michel, Brouillet, Luc
    2015 PLOS ONE (Date Added: 2015-05-01)

    43-Staphyleaceae
    Brouillet, Luc
    2014 Flora of North America ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    41-Symphyotrichum Nees Aster
    Nesom, G. L., and L. Brouillet.
    2013 Flora of the Four Corners Region ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    39- Validation of the Name_Wolffia Borealis (Lemnaceae)_
    Gandhi, K.N., Wiersema, J.H., Brouillet, L.
    2012 Harvard Papers in Botany (Date Added: 2016-07-06)

    38- Acmispon
    Brouillet, L
    2012 The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California (Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    37-Eurybia
    Brouillet, L
    2012 The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    36-Hosackia
    Brouillet, L
    2012 The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of Californi ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    35-Lotus
    Brouillet, L.
    2012 The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    34-Taraxacum
    Brouillet, L.
    2012 The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    33-Validation of the name Wolffia borealis (Lemnaceae)
    Gandhi, K. N., J. H. Wiersema, and L. Brouillet.
    2012 Harvard Papers in Botany ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    32-Astereae
    Chen, Y., Y. Chen, L. Brouillet and J.C. Semple.
    2012 Flora of China ( Date Added: 2016-06-22)

    31- White Fringed Orchid as indicator of Sphagnum bog integrity
    Laroche, Vincent, Pellerin, Stéphanie, Brouillet, Luc
    2012 Ecological Indicators (Date Added: 2011-10-17)

    30- A new combination in Acmispon (Fabaceae: Loteae) for California
    Brouillet, Luc
    2010 Aliso (Date Added: 2012-08-30)

    29- Phylogeny and evolution of the Astereae (Asteraceae)
    Brouillet, Luc, Lowrey, T. K., Urbatsch, L. E., Karaman, V, Sancho,, G, Wagstaff, S, Semple, J. C.
    2009 Systematics, evolution, and biogeography of Compositae (Date Added: 2012-08-30)

    28-Systematics, evolution, and biogeography of Compositae
    Funk, V.A.
    2009 ( Date Added: 2011-08-24)

    27-Compositae metatrees: The next generation
    Funk, V.A., Anderberg, A.A., Baldwin, B.G., Bayer, R.J., Bonifacino, JM, Breitwieser, I., Brouillet, L., Carbajal, R., Chan, R., Coutinho, A.X.P., Crawford, Daniel J., Crisci, Jorge V., Dillon, Michael O., Freire, Susana E., Galbany-Casals, Mercè, Garcia-Jacas, Núria, Gemeinholzer, Birgit, Gruenstaeudl, Michael, Hansen, Hans V., Himmelreich, Sven, Kadereit, Joachim W., Källersjö, Mari, Karaman-Castro, Vesna, Karis, Per Ola, Katinas, Liliana, Keeley, Sterling C., Kilian, Norbert, Kimball, Rebecca T., Lowrey, Timothy K., Lundberg, Johannes, McKenzie, Robert J., Tadesse, Mesfin, Mort, Mark E., Nordenstam, Bertil, Oberprieler, Christoph, Ortiz, Santiago, Pelser, Pieter B., Randle, Christopher P., Robinson, Harold, Roque, Nádia, Sancho, Gisela, Semple, John C., Serrano, Miguel, Stuessy, Tod F., Susanna, Alfonso, Unwin, Matthew, Urbatsch, Lowell, Urtubey, Estrella, Vallès, Joan, Vogt, Robert, Wagstaff, Steve, Ward, Josephine, Watson, Linda E.
    2009 ( Date Added: 2011-08-24)

    26- Welwitschiella is a member of the African subtribe Grangeinae (Asteraceae Astereae): A new phylogenetic position based on ndhF and ITS sequence data
    Brouillet, L., Anderberg, A.A., Nesom, G.L., Lowrey, T.K., Urbatsch, L.E.
    2009 Kew Bulletin (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    25- Phylogenetic relationships among diploid species of Symphyotrichum (Asteraceae: Astereae) based on two nuclear markers, ITS and GAPDH
    Vaezi, J., Brouillet, L.
    2009 Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    23- Micranthes hitchcockiana (Saxifragaceae), a new combination for North America
    Brouillet, L., Gornall, R.
    2008 Novon (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    22-New combinations in Micranthes (a segregate of Saxifraga, Saxifragaceae) in North America
    Brouillet, L., Gornall, R.
    2007 Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas ( Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    21- Symphyotrichum pygmaeum: Transfer of Eurybia pygmaea from the Eurybioid grade to the subtribe symphyotrichinae (Asteraceae: Astereae)
    Brouillet, L., Selliah, S.
    2005 SIDA, Contributions to Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    20- Phylogenetic position and biogeography of Hillebrandia sandwicensis (Begoniaceae): A rare Hawaiian relict
    Clement, W.L., Tebbitt, M.C., Forrest, L.L., Blair, J.E., Brouillet, L., Eriksson, T., Swensen, S.M.
    2004 American Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    19- New reports of Eurybia and Aster s.str. (Asteraceae: Astereae) from California, Idaho, and Wyoming
    Brouillet, L.
    2004 SIDA, Contributions to Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    18- Vascular plants of the Island of Newfoundland, Canada: Recent additions and rediscoveries
    Djan-Chékar, N., Brouillet, L., Hanel, C., Hay, S., Maunder, J.E.
    2004 Rhodora (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    16- New combination in Eurybia (Asteraceae: Astereae) from North America
    Brouillet, L.
    2003 SIDA, Contributions to Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    15- Phylogenetic implications of the multiple losses of the mitochondrial coxll.i3 intron in the angiosperms
    Joly, S., Brouillet, L., Bruneau, A.
    2001 International Journal of Plant Sciences (Date Added: 2011-04-15)

    14- A morphological phylogenetic analysis of Aesculus L. and Billia Peyr. (Sapindaceae)
    Forest, F., Drouin, J.N., Charest, R., Brouillet, L., Bruneau, A.
    2001 Canadian Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    13- The vascular flora of Terra Nova National Park, Newfoundland, Canada: A biodiversity analysis from a biogeographical and life form perspective
    Charest, R., Brouillet, L., Bouchard, A., Hay, S.
    2000 Canadian Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    12- Numerical and Comparative Analyses of the Modern Systems of Classification of the Flowering Plants
    Cuerrier, A., Brouillet, L., Barabé, D.
    1998 Botanical Review (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    11- Selection of areas for protecting rare plants with integration of land use conflicts: A case study for the West Coast of Newfoundland, Canada
    Nantel, P., Bouchard, A., Brouillet, L., Hay, S.
    1998 Biological Conservation (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    10- Appearance of asymmetrical leaves of Begonia subvillosa and Begonia fagifolia (Begoniaceae)
    Thibeault, G., Barabe, D., Brouillet, L.
    1997 Canadian Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    9- Biosystématique du complexe de l'Aster novi-belgii (asteraceae : astereae) au Québec
    Labrecque, J., Brouillet, L.
    1996 Canadian Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    8- Analyse structurale et architecture de l'inflorescence des Begoniaceae
    Goulet, I., Barabe, D., Brouillet, L.
    1994 Canadian Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    7- Bessey and Engler: a numerical analysis of their classification of the flowering plants
    Cuerrier, A., Barabe, D., Brouillet, L.
    1992 Taxon (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    6- On the interpretation of the asymmetrical leaf of Begonia By D'Arcy Thompson
    Barabé, D., Daigle, S., Brouillet, L.
    1992 Acta Biotheoretica (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    5- Numerical taxonomic study of the Begoniaceae using the Mantel test on leaf microcharacters
    Cuerrier, A., Brouillet, L., Barabe, D.
    1990 Taxon (Date Added: 2011-04-07)

    4- Chromosome number determinations in Aster section Conyzopsis (Asteraceae)
    Houle, F., Brouillet, L.
    1985 Brittonia (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    3- The conservation of rare plants: the biological foundation
    Brouillet, L.
    1985 Naturaliste Canadien (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    2- Chromosome numbers in Aster - Heterophylli, Asteraceae-Astereae
    Brouillet, L.
    1983 Naturaliste Canadien (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    1- Lectotypification of Marie-Victorin’s species names described from Quebec
    Calvo, J., Brouillet, L., Hall, G.
    Brittonia (Date Added: 2016-11-28)

    In the media
    Marie-Victorin, grand bâtisseur de la science canadienne-française
    2017-02-19

    Félicitations à Luc Brouillet, récipiendaire de la médaille d’excellence Lawson 2016 décernée par l’Association botanique du Canada!
    (Jean Martin) 2016-05-19

    Luc Brouillet et Édeline Gagnon honorés par l'Association Botanique du Canada
    2016-05-19

    Les archives diffusent des photos inédites du frère Marie-Victorin
    (UdeM Nouvelles) 2015-09-03

    La Flore laurentienne du frère Marie-Victorin a 80 ans
    Tela Botanica 2015-04-02

    Le frère Marie-Victorin : un héritage toujours florissant! - UdeMNouvelles
    Nouvelles.umontreal.ca 2015-04-02

    La même forêt 66 millions d'années après
    Radio-Canada.ca (ICI.Radio-Canada.ca, Zone Nouvelles-) 2014-06-11

    Dossier : Échantillons du passé
    Continuité (Brouillet, Luc) 2014-00-00

    BiodiversityCatalogue - Services - Vascular Plants of Canada (REST)
    2013-11-20

    Les herbiers et collections entomologiques passent au numérique
    Le Code Chastenay 2013-11-05

    Database Simplifies Finding Canadian Plant Names and Distribution
    ScienceDaily 2013-07-24

    L'herbier Marie-Victorin déménage
    La semaine verte 2012-05-05

    Montréal, ville de biodiversité
    Le Devoir (Lafleur, Claude) 2011-11-19

    L'herbier Marie-Victorin compte aujourd'hui 634 640 spécimens... dont 7000 d'un certain Dansereau
    Le Devoir (Alarie, Marie-Hélène) 2011-10-01

    Vers une meilleure connaissance des spécimens naturels
    Forum (Sauvé, Mathieu-Robert) 2011-03-21

    L'herbier Marie-Victorin relogé
    La Presse (Nicoud, Annabelle) 2011-03-08

    Official opening of the Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre
    Newswire 2011-03-07

    Inauguration du Centre sur la biodiversité de l'Université de Montréal
    Le Lézard (CNW) 2011-03-07

    Inauguration du Centre sur la biodiversité de l'Université de Montréal
    CNW Telbec (CNW) 2011-03-07

    Herbier Marie-Victorin
    Wikipédia 2011-00-00

    Canada lacks biodiversity data: scientists
    CBC News (PM) 2010-11-17

    Cinq raisons de douter d'un accord international sur le climat
    Slate.fr (de Malleray, Anne) 2010-06-17