ADOMOU C. Aristide

ADOMOU C. Aristide

Faculty of Sciences & Techniques
Department of Plant Biology
University of Abomey-Calavi
01 BP 4521 Cotonou, Benin

Phone: (+229) 95065317/96153957/90060644
Fax: (+229) 21303084
Email: adomouaristide@yahoo.fr or adomou.a@gmail.com

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Wageningen University, the Netherlands, 2005, Major: Plant Science
MS, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin, 1997, Major: Natural Sciences

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Research-Assistant of Botany, Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Sciences & Techniques, University of Abomey-Calavi, 1998-2005.
Assistant-Professor of Botany and Plant Ecology, Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Sciences & Techniques, University of Abomey-Calavi, 2005-2010.
Young Associate-Professor of Botany and Plant Ecology, Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Sciences & Techniques, University of Abomey-Calavi, 2010-present.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Beninese Association of PastoralismAssociation for the Taxonomic Study of Tropical African Flora (AETFAT)

CURRENT RESEARCH

Community Ecology, Biogeography, Ethnobotany, Plant diversity

PAST RESEARCH

Patterns in vegetation and species distribution, Rain forest types, Plant red list

HONOR  AND AWARDS

Netherlands government scholarship, Wageningen, The Netherlands, 1998-2005.
CTA scholarship to study the African Leguminosae, Wageningen, The Netherlands, 2007
MOABI scholarship to study the African Leguminosae, Wageningen, The Netherlands, 2007

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Adomou A.C. & van der Maesen L.J.G. 2000. Millettia sect. Efulgentes. XVIth AETFAT Congress, August 28 – September 2, 2000. Presentation Abstracts. Scripta Botanica Belgica 20: 7.
  2. Adomou A.C. & van der Maesen L.J.G. 2001. Millettia sect. Efulgentes and sect. Opacae (Leguminosae, Papilionoideae), an overview. Systematics and Geography of Plants 71: 445-448.
  3. Adomou A.C. 2005.Vegetation patterns and environmental gradient in Benin: Implications for biogeography and conservation. PhD thesis, Wageningen University, the Netherlands, 136 p. ISBN 90-8504-308-5
  4. Adomou A.C., Sinsin B. & van der Maesen L.J.G. 2006. Phytosociological and chorological approaches to Phytogeography: A study at meso-scale in Benin. Systematics and Geography of Plants 76: 155-178.
  5. Adomou A.C. 2006. Millettia. In : AKOEGNINOU A., van der BURG W.J., van der MAESEN L.J.G., ADJAKIDJE V. ESSOU J.-P, SINSIN B. & YEDOMOHAN H. (eds). – Flore  Analytique du Bénin. Backhuys Publishers : 707-709.
  6. Adomou A.C., Akoègninou A., Sinsin B., de Foucault B. & van der Maesen L.J.G. 2007. Biogeographical analysis of the vegetation in Benin. Acta Botanica Gallica 154 (2) : 221-233.
  7. Adomou A.C., Yedomonhan H., Sinsin B. & van der Maesen L.J.G. 2007. Distribution des aires protégées et conservation de la flore en république du Bénin – Notulae Florae Beninensis 11. In : Fournier A., Sinsin B. & Mensah G.A. (eds). – Quelles aires protégées pour l’Afrique de l’Ouest ? Conservation de la biodiversité et développement. Actes du séminaire de Parakou (Bénin), 14-19 avril 2003. IRD éditions, collection Colloques et séminaires, ISSN: 0767-2896, ISBN: 978-2-7099-1634-9, Paris : pp. 341-352.
  8. Sinzogan A.C., Kossou D.K. & Adomou 2007. Inventory of insects on cotton plants and their secondary host plants in northern part of Benin: Implication for sustainable cotton pest management. In: Sinsin et al. (eds). – Actes du 1er colloque de l’UAC des Sciences Cultures et Technologies, Agronomie : pp. 77-88. Cotonou, Bénin.
  9. Adomou A.C., Mama A., Missikpodé R. & Sinsin B. 2009. Cartographie et caractérisation floristique de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli (Bénin). Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 3(3): 492-503.
  10. A. Dansi, A. Adjatin, H. Adoukonou-Sagbadja, V. Falade, A.C. Adomou, H. Yedomonhan, K. Akpagana & B. De Foucault 2009. Traditional leafy vegetables in Benin: folk nomenclature, species under threat and domestication Acta Bot. Gallica, 156 (2), 183-199.
  11. Adomou A.C., Akoègninou A., Sinsin B., de Foucault B. and van der Maesen L. J.G. 2009. Semi-deciduous forest remnants in Benin: patterns and floristic characterization. Acta Bot. Gallica 156 (2): 159-171.
  12. Adomou A.C., Sinsin B., AkoEgninou A. & Van der Maesen J. 2010. Plant species and ecosystems with high conservation priority in Benin. In: X. van der Burgt, J. van der Maesen & J.-M. Onana (eds), Systematics and conservation of African plants, pp. 427-441. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  13. DJOSSA B.A., ADOMOU A.C. & SINSIN B.A. 2010. Communautés végétales et diversité des chiroptères dans les forêts de Niaouli et de Lokoli au Sud du Bénin. Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 4(6): 2146-2159.
  14. Hounnankpon YEDOMONHAN, Akpovi AKOEGNINOU, Aristide Cossi ADOMOU 2009. ETAT DES LIEUX SUR LA FLORE ET LES HERBIERS D’AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE FRANCOPHONE. Ann. Univ. Lomé (Togo), série Sciences, Tome XVII : 73-87.
  15. Adomou A.C., Mama A., Missikpodé R. & Sinsin B. 2009. Cartographie et caractérisation floristique de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli (Bénin). Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 3(3): 492-503.