The BRYOLAB is European Bryology Laboratory. Head of the laboratory is Vítězslav Plášek, Members of the laboratory interested in mosses especially from Orthotrichaceae family.
The main focus of research
- systematics and taxonomy of bryophytes
- epiphytic bryophytes Orthotrichum s. l. (distribution, ecology)
- bryology and geography of bryophytes (China, central Asia, South America)
- interactions of bryophytes with different organisms (bryophagous insects, tardigrades)