Smith, Tyler, Ph.D.

Research Scientist


Contact Information:

960 Carling Avenue, K.W. Neatby Building, Room 4017C
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0C6
Telephone: 613-694-2446
Fax: 613-759-1970
Email: tyler.smith@agr.gc.ca

Areas of Expertise:

  • Plant taxonomy
  • Plant ecology
  • Cyperaceae
  • Canadian native plants of economic importance
  • Morphometrics

Affiliations:

  • Taxonomy editor for the journal Castanea

Research Publications:

The links below lead to abstracts with access to full text.

2015

2014

2012

2011

2010

Other Science Related Publications:

2015

  • Nowell, V., Smith, T.W., Cavallin, N., and McPhee, J. (2015). COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the hop tree, Ptelea trifoliata, in Canada. Technical Report, Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada, Ottawa. (Report)

2014

  • Côté, M.J., Leduc, L., Kerr, D., Dollard, C., Blain, A., Catling, P.M., Mitrow, G., Martin, S.L., Smith, T.W., and Macklin, J.A. (2014). "Barcoding of Quarantine and invasive species in Canada: Invasive Plants.", Weeds Across Boarders, Ottawa, Canada, October 2014. (Abstract)
  • Mitrow, G., Catling, P.M., Cayouette, J., Macklin, J.A., Smith, T.W., and Ward, A. (2014). "Preventing humidity and direct water damage in a dried plant collection (DAO).", The Society for Preservation of Natural History Collection (SPNHC), June 2014. (Poster)
  • Mitrow, G., Catling, P.M., Cayouette, J., Macklin, J.A., Smith, T.W., and Ward, A. (2014). Annual Report of the AAFC National Collection of Vascular Plants (DAO Herbarium) and National Vascular Plant Identification Service (January – December 2013). Completed in May 2014. (Report)

2013

  • Côté, M.J., Leduc, L., Kerr, D., Dollard, C., Catling, P.M., Mitrow, G., Martin, S.L., Smith, T.W., and Macklin, J.A. (2013). "Barcoding of Quarantine and Invasive Species in Canada: Invasive Plants. Co-operation project between the Canadian Food Inspection Agency – CFIA and AAFC (GRDI - Genomics Research and Development).", Plant Genome Evolution Meeting 2013, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 8-10, 2013. (Abstract)
  • Smith, T.W. and Wang, S. (2013). "Species Limits and Polyploidy in Vaccinium oxycoccos.", Canadian Botanical Association, Kamloops, BC, Canada, Oral Presentation.
  • Walinga, C. and Smith, T.W. (2013). "Morphometric analysis of the small-fruited cranberry, Vaccinium oxycoccos L. in eastern Canada.", Canadian Botanical Association, Kamloops, BC, Canada. (Poster)

2011

  • Rothfels, C.J. and Smith, T.W. (2011). COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Green Dragon Arisaema dracontium in Canada., Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) Secretariat, Canadian Wildlife Service. (Report)
  • Smith, T.W. and Rothfels, C.J. (2011). COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Broad Beech Fern Phegopteris hexagonoptera in Canada., Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) Secretariat, Canadian Wildlife Service. (Report)

2010

  • Smith, T.W. and Blaney, S. (2010). COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Tubercled Spike-rush Eleocharis tuberculosa in Canada., Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) Secretariat, Canadian Wildlife Service. (Report)

2009

  • Blaney, S. and Smith, T.W. (2009). COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Carolina Redroot Lachnanthes caroliniana in Canada., Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) Secretariat, Canadian Wildlife Service. (Report)
  • Smith, T.W. (2009). "Plant Taxonomy: The Systematic Evaluation of Comparative Data, Second Edition. Stuessy, T.F. 2009. 539 pp. ISBN 978-0-231-14712-5. Columbia University Press, New York, NY (Book Review).", Plant Science Bulletin, 55(3), pp. 136-137.