Kaja Rola

Dane adresowe (address)

Zakład Ekologii Roślin
Instytut Botaniki, Uniwersytet Jagielloński
ul. Gronostajowa 3, 30-387 Kraków, pokój 0.22
e-mail: kajaskubala@interia.pl
tel.: 12 664-69-24

Zainteresowania badawcze

  • ekologia porostów,
  • ekotoksykologia i ekofizjologia porostów,
  • biota porostów obszarów skażonych metalami ciężkimi,
  • akumulacja metali ciężkich w porostach,
  • zbiorowiska kryptogamiczne w siedliskach zaburzonych,
  • znaczenie struktury zbiorowisk kryptogamicznych w bioindykacji skażenia gleby,
  • plastyczność fenotypowa porostów,
  • interakcje pomiędzy mezofauną glebową a biotą porostów,
  • praktyczne wykorzystanie porostów w rekultywacji zwałowisk pohutniczych,
  • zastosowanie metod statystycznych w taksonomii i ekologii.

Wybrane publikacje (selected publications)

Rola K., Osyczka P. 2019. Temporal changes in accumulation of trace metals in vegetative and generative parts of Xanthoria parietina lichen thalli and their implications for biomonitoring studies. Ecological Indicators 96: 293-302.

Rożek K., Rola K., Błaszkowski J., Zubek S. 2019. Associations of root-inhabiting fungi with herbaceous plant species of temperate forests in relation to soil chemical properties. Science of the Total Environment 649: 1573-1579.

Majewska M.L., Rola K., Stefanowicz A.M., Nobis M., Błaszkowski J., Zubek S. 2018. Do the impacts of alien invasive plants differ from expansive native ones? An experimental study on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi communities. Biology and Fertility of Soils 54: 631-643.

Wietrzyk P., Rola K., Osyczka P., Nicia P., Szymański W., Węgrzyn M. 2018. The relationships between soil chemical properties and vegetation succession in the aspect of changes of distance from the glacier forehead and time elapsed after glacier retreat in the Irenebreen foreland (NW Svalbard). Plant and Soil 428: 195-211.

Nobis A., Nowak A., Rola K. 2018. Do invasive alien plants really threaten river bank vegetation? A case study based on plant communities typical for Chenopodium ficifolium-An indicator of large river valleys. PLoS ONE 13(3): e0194473.

Rola K., Osyczka P. 2018. Cryptogamic communities as a useful bioindication tool for estimating the degree of soil pollution with heavy metals. Ecological Indicators 88: 454-464.

Osyczka P., Boroń P., Lenart-Boroń P., Rola K. 2018. Modifications in the structure of the lichen Cladonia thallus in the aftermath of habitat contamination and implications for its heavy-metal accumulation capacity. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25: 1950-1961.

Rola K., Kurek P., Skubała P. 2017. Badger (Meles meles) disturbances affect oribatid mite (Acari: Oribatida) communities in European temperate forests. Applied Soil Ecology 121: 20-30.

Nobis A., Rola K., Węgrzyn M. 2017. Detailed study of a river corridor plant distribution pattern provides implications for river valley conservation. Ecological Indicators 83: 314-322.

Kurek P., Sparks T.H., Wiatrowska B., Rola K., Tryjanowski P. 2016. Effect of electricity pylons on plant biodiversity in intensive farmland in Poland. Annales Botanici Fennici 53: 415-425.

Majewska M.L., Rola K., Zubek S. 2017. The growth and phosphorus acquisition of invasive plants Rudbeckia laciniata and Solidago gigantea are enhanced by arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Mycorrhiza 27: 83-94.

Kubiak D., Osyczka P., Rola K. 2016. Spontaneous restoration of epiphytic lichen biota in managed forests planted on habitats typical for temperate deciduous forest. Biodiversity and Conservation 25: 1937-1954.

Skubała P., Rola K., Osyczka P. 2016. Oribatid communities and heavy metal bioaccumulation in selected species associated with lichens in a heavily contaminated habitat. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23: 8861-8871.

Osyczka P., Rola K., Jankowska K. 2016. Vertical concentration gradients of heavy metals in Cladonia lichens across different parts of thalli. Ecological Indicators 61: 766-776.

Rola K., Osyczka P., Kafel A. 2016. Different heavy metal accumulation strategies of epilithic lichens colonising artificial post-smelting wastes. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 70: 418-428.

Nobis M., Klichowska E., Nowak A., Gudkova P.D., Rola K. 2016. Multivariate morphometric analysis of the Stipa turkestanica group (Poaceae: Stipa sect. Stipa). Plant Systematics and Evolution 302: 137-153.

Rola K., Lenart-Boroń A., Boroń P., Osyczka P. 2015. Intraspecific molecular variation of Allium ursinum (Amaryllidaceae) across the border of two subspecies distribution ranges. Acta Biologica Cracoviensia Series Botanica 57(1): 31-43.

Majewska M., Błaszkowski J., Nobis M., Rola K., Nobis A., Łakomiec D., Czachura P., Zubek S. 2015. Root-inhabiting fungi in alien plant species in relation to invasion status and soil chemical properties. Symbiosis 65: 101-115.

Dąbrowska M.A., Rola K., Volkova P., Suda J., Zalewska-Gałosz J. 2015. Genome size and phenotypic variation of Nymphaea (Nymphaeaceae) species from Eastern Europe and temperate Asia. Acta Societatis Botanicorum Poloniae 84(2): 277–286.

Zubek S., Rola K., Szewczyk A., Majewska M., Turnau K. 2015. Enhanced concentrations of elements and secondary metabolites in Viola tricolor L. induced by arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Plant and Soil 390: 129-142.

Rola K., Osyczka P., Nobis M. & Drozd P. 2015. How do soil factors determine vegetation structure and species richness in post-smelting dumps? Ecological Engineering 75: 332-342.

Skubała P.,  Rola K., Osyczka P. & Kafel A. 2014. Oribatid mite communities on lichens in heavily contaminated post-smelting dumps. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 67(4): 578-592.

Rola K. & Osyczka P. 2014. Cryptogamic community structure as a bioindicator of soil condition along a pollution gradient. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 186: 5897-5910.

Rola K., Osyczka P. & Nobis M. 2014. Cryptogamic communities dominated by the lichen Cladonia rei – a case study of Polish post-smelting dumps in a worldwide context. Herzogia 27(1): 121-135.

Rola K. 2014. Cell pattern and ultrasculpture of bulb tunics of selected Allium species (Amaryllidaceae), and their diagnostic value. Acta Biologica Cracoviensia Series Botanica 56(1): 28-41.

Rola K. 2014. Morphometry and distribution of Senecio nemorensis agg. species (Asteraceae) in Poland. Polish Botanical Journal 59(1): 37-54.

Osyczka P., Rola K., Lenart-Boroń A. & Boroń P. 2014. High intraspecific genetic and morphological variation in the pioneer lichen Cladonia rei colonising slag dumps. Central European Journal of Biology 9(5): 579-591.

Osyczka P. & Rola K. 2013. Cladonia lichens as the most effective and essential pioneers in strongly contaminated slag dumps. Central European Journal of Biology 8(9): 876-887.

Osyczka P. & Rola K. 2013. Response of the lichen Cladonia rei Schaer. to strong heavy metal contamination of the substrate. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 20: 5076-5084.

Osyczka P. & Rola K. 2013. Phenotypic plasticity of primary thallus in selected Cladonia species (lichenized Ascomycota: Cladoniaceae). Biologia 68(3): 365-372.

Rola K. 2012. Taxonomy and distribution of Allium ursinum (Liliaceae) in Poland and adjacent countries. Biologia 67(6): 1080-1087.

Rola K. 2012. A morphometric study on Anthyllis vulneraria (Fabaceae) from Poland and its taxonomic implications. Biologia 67(2): 296-309.

Osyczka P. & Skubała K. 2011. Chemical races of Cladonia cariosa and C. symphycarpa (lichenized Ascomycota) - a Polish case study in a worldwide context. Nova Hedwigia 93(3-4): 363-373.

Skubała K. 2011. Vascular flora of sites contaminated with heavy metals on the example of two post-industrial spoil heaps connected with manufacturing of zinc and lead products in Upper Silesia. Archives of Environmental Protection 37(1): 55-74.

Skubała K. 2011. Nowe stanowisko Allium ursinum (Liliaceae) na Wyżynie Krakowsko-Częstochowskiej. Fragmenta Floristica et Geobotanica Polonica 18(1): 171-173.

Skubała K. 2011. Dwa oblicza hałd poprzemysłowych Zakładów Górniczo-Hutniczych "Orzeł Biały". Przyroda Górnego Śląska 63: 8-9.