The International Associated Laboratory (LIA) Biodiversity and Evolution is a laboratory without walls created in 2014 and co-funded by CNRS (Centre national de la Recherche Scientifique) and FCT (Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia) that formalizes the cooperation between three research units from France and Portugal, ISEM, CEFE and CIBIO-InBIO, to develop collaborative research on Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology.

ISEM

Institut des Sciences de l’Évolution – Montpellier (CNRS, UMR 5554; Université Montpellier; IRD; EPHE)

CEFE

Centre d’Écologie Fonctionelle et Évolutive (CNRS, UMR 5175; Université Montpellier, Université Paul Valéry Montpellier, IRD, Montpellier Sup’Agro, INRA, EPHE)

CIBIO

Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos (InBIO Laboratório Associado; Universidade do Porto).

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Lack of congruence of genetic and niche divergence in the Podarcis hispanicus complex

Caeiro-Dias G, Luís C, Pinho C, Crochet PA, Sillero N, Kaliontzopoulou A

Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research
2018
In press.

Factors affecting the foraging distance and duration of a colonial bird, the sociable weaver, in a semi-arid environment

Lloyd K, Altwegg R, Doutrelant C, Covas R

Journal of African Ecology
2018
In press.

Living on the edge: ecological and genetic connectivity of the Spiny-footed lizard, Acanthodactylus aureus, confirms the Atlantic Sahara desert as biogeographic corridor and centre of lineage diversification

Velo-Antón G, Martínez-Freiría F, Pereira P, Crochet P-A, Brito JC

Journal of Biogeography
2018
In press.

INSTITUTIONS

FUNDING PARTNERS

cnrs
FCT

RESEARCH UNITS

isem
CEFE
cibio
Inbio_

SUPERVISING INSTITUTIONS

cnrs
um
IRD
EPHE
u_porto
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