Costantino Bonomi

Head of the Botany department
​​Tel.: +39 ​0461.270381 
Cell.: +39 320.9224758
Fax: +39 0461.270322​
​Skype: cosbon​
 
 
Costantino coordinates the activities of the botany department: he is the curator the herbarium, the tropical greenhouse and the two museum satellite botanic gardens. His main research interests are plant conservation biology and seed ecology. Since 2001 he is in charge of the museum’s plant conservation projects. He promoted and developed Trentino Seed Bank, a member of Ensconet, the European Native Seed Conservation Network, funded by the EU under FP6 Research Infrastructures. He is the coordinator of NASSTEC an FP7 Marie Curie Initial Training Network for native grassland restoration. He contributed to Plant Science Gardens and Inquire, two European projects for education in Botanic Gardens funded by the EU under FP6 & FP 7. He is the Italian delegate in the European Consortium of Botanic Gardens.