Together for Biodiversity

Biodiversity of Deserts and Arid Regions - BIODESERTS



Group Description

Ongoing PhD Theses


André Filipe Plácido Lourenço. The role of distance, environment and genetic demography on contemporary genetic differentiation in an amphibian species with intraspecific variation on reproductive strategies. BIODIV Doctoral Programme. University of Porto. Supervisors: Guillermo Velo-Antón, Ian Wang.


Duarte Nuno Vasconcelos Gonçalves. Integrative inference of evolutionary patterns of desert herpetofauna from West-Africa. A spatial and temporal multi-scale approach. University of Porto. Supervisors: José Carlos Brito, D. James Harris, Salvador Carranza.
Gholam Hosein Yusefi. Mammals at the crossroad: past history, present status and the future trends of Iran mammals. BIODIV Doctoral Programme. University of Porto.Supervisor: José Carlos Brito.
João Carlos Campos Rodrigues. Doutoramento em Biodiversidade, Genética e Evolução. Universidade do Porto.
Said Larbes. Biogeography of the herpetofauna of the Kabylia. University of Tizi-Ouzou, Algeria. Supervisors: José Carlos Brito
Teresa Luísa Ferreira da Silva. Combining ecological niche-based modelling and landscape genetics for conservation planning of endangered North African gazelles.. Doutoramento em Biodiversidade, Genética e Evolução. Universidade do Porto. Supervisors: José Carlos Alcobia Rogado de Brito , Paulo Célio Pereira Martins Alves, Teresa Abaigar
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Student Supervisions