Dr. LI  Lin,  South China Botanical Garden, CAS

Telephone: 020-85231900
Address:723 Xingke Rd., Tianhe District, 
South China Botanical Garden, CAS 
Guangzhou, China
Postcode: 510650

Research Areas

Plant taxonomy, Systematic botany


Sept. 2006         Doctoral degree awarded in Taxonomy (Orchidaceae),
– June. 2009   Species Diversity and Conservation Research Group,
                             South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences
                            My PhD dissertation project (“Systematics of Tainia s. l.
                            (Orchidaceae) in China).

Sept. 1998        Master degree awarded in Plant Protection Specialty,
– June. 2001 Bioengineering College, Henan Agricultural University, China
                          My dissertation project (“From taxonomy to Biological
                          control of parasitic wasps: Case study of Encyrtidae
                          in North West China” )

Sep. 1992          Bachelor degree, specialty in Biology
– June 1996    Department of Biology, Xinyang Normal University, China
                            Specializing in plant sciences and incorporating a 2-month
                            field-based Practice project at Lushan Mountain in Jiangxi
                             Province, Southeast China.


Work Experience
June 2011 –     Associate Professor,
                           South China Botanical Garden, 
                            Chinese Academy of Sciences
August 2009 – May 2011   Assistant Professor,
                                              South China Botanical Garden, 
                                              Chinese Academy of Sciences



1. Li Lin, Qin Min, Wang Wan-Yao, Zeng Song-Jun, Zhang Guo-Qiang*, Liu Zhong-Jian*. 2019. The taxonomic identities of Pholidota wenshanica and P. subcalceata (Orchidaceae, Coelogyninae). PhytoKeys 136: 97-109.

2. Li Lin, Shih-Wen Chung, Bo Li, Song-Jun Zeng, Hai-Fei Yan*, Shi-Jin Li* 2019. Liparis napoensis (Orchidaceae), a new species from Guangxi, China. PhytoKeys 119: 31-37. Doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.119.32041
3. Li Lin, De-Ping Ye, Song-Jun Zeng*. 2018. Bulbophyllum chrysolabium (Orchidaceae, Epidendroideae, Malaxideae), a new species from Yunnan, China. PhytoKeys 111: 61-68. Doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.111.28136
4. Wang Wan-Yao, Ye De-Ping, Li Lin*. 2017. Pteroceras teres, a new record of Orchidaceae from China. Journal of Tropical and Subtropical Botany 25(3): 279–281

5. Li Lin, Ye De-Ping, Niu Miao, Yan Hai-Fei, Wen Tie-Long, Li Shi-Jin. 2015. Thuniopsis: a new orchid genus and phylogeny of the tribe Arethuseae. PLOS ONE. 10(8): e0132777. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0132777.

6. Zhai Jun-Wen, Vu Ouang-Nam, Wang Wan-Yao, Li Lin*. 2015. A new synonym of Tainia (Orchidaceae). J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot. 23(5): 492494.

7. Wang Fa-Song, Wen Tie-Long, Niu-Miao, Li Lin*. 2015. A new record of Cleisostoma (Orchidaceae) from China. Guihaia, 35(2): 282284.

8. Li Lin, Li Shi-Jin, Yan Hai-Fei, Tu Tie-Yao, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2014. Re-establishment of the genus Ania (Orchidaceae). PLoS ONE 9(7): e103129. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.010312977. 
9. Zhai Jun-Wen, Zhang Guo-Qiang, Li Lin, Wang Mei-Na, Chen Li-Jun, Chung Shih-Wen, Francisco Jiménez Rodríguez, Javier Francisco-Ortega, Lan Si-Ren, Xing Fu-Wu*, Zhong-Jian Liu*. 2014. A new phylogenetic analysis sheds new light on the relationships in the Calanthe alliance (Orchidaceae) in China. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 77: 216222. 

10. Li Lin, Yan Hai-Fei*. 2013. A remarkable new species of Liparis (Orchidaceae) from China and its phylogenetic implications. PLoS ONE, 8(11): e78112.doi:10.1371/ journal. pone. 0078112. 
11. Li Lin, Li Shi-Jin*. 2013. A new species of Zeuxine (Cranichidae; Orchidaceae) from Hainan, China. Phytotaxa, 129(1): 6568. 

12. Ye De-Ping, Li Lin*. 2012. Four newly recorded species of Orchidaceae from China. Guihaia, 32(1): 1518. 

13. Li Lin, Chen Shao-Wei, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2012. A newly recorded species of Pteroceras (Orchidaceae) from China. J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot., 20(5): 520522. 

14. Ye De-Ping, Li Lin*, Xing Fu-Wu. 2012. Two newly recorded mycotrophic species of Orchidaceae from China. J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot., 20(1): 6365. 

15. Li Lin, Ye De-Ping, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2011. Two newly recorded species of Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae) from China. J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot., 19(2): 149151. 

16. Li Lin, Ye De-Ping, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2010. A newly recorded species of Phalaenopsis (Orchidaceae) from China. Guihaia, 30(3): 292294. 

17. Li Lin, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2009. A new species of Hetaeria (Orchidaceae) from Hainan, China. Novon, 19(2): 187190. 

18. Li Lin, Ye De-Ping, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2009. Chrysoglossum Bl., a newly recorded genus of Orchidaceae from Hainan Province. Guihaia, 29(1): 4850. (in Chinese) 

19. Li Lin, Ye De-Ping, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2009. Additions to the genus Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae) from China. Bull. Bot. Research, 29(3): 260263. 

20. Li Lin, Ye De-Ping, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2009. A newly recorded species and a new synonym of Orchidaceae from China. J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot., 17(3): 295297. 

21. Li Lin, Jin Xiao-Hua, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2009. A note on Eria cristata (Orchidaceae) from China. J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot., 17(2): 181182. 

22. Li Lin, Hu Ai-Qun, Tian Huai-Zhen, Xing Fu-Wu*. 2008. New records of Orchidaceae from Hainan Province. J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot., 16(5): 477479. 

23. Tian Huai-Zhen, Li Lin*, Hu Ai-Qun, Xing Fu-Wu. 2008. Anoectochilus hainanensis, a new species from Hainan, China. Ann. Bot. Fennici, 45(3): 220222.

Research Interests

Taxonomy, Phylogeny, Orchidaceae



王婉瑶  硕士研究生  085238-生物工程  

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