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

The role of climatic cycles and trans-Saharan migration corridors in species diversification: biogeography of Psammophis schokari group in North Africa

Gonçalves DV, Martínez-Freiría F, Crochet P-A, Geniez P, Carranza S, Brito JC

Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution
2017
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
2017
In Press.

Range expansion underlies historical introgressive hybridization in the Iberian hare

Marques JP, Farelo L, Vilela J, Vanderpool D, Alves PC, Good JM, Boursot P, Melo-Ferreira J

Scientific Reports 7, 40788.
2017
DOI: 10.1038/srep40788

INSTITUTIONS

FUNDING PARTNERS

cnrs
FCT

RESEARCH UNITS

isem
CEFE
cibio
Inbio_

SUPERVISING INSTITUTIONS

cnrs
um
IRD
EPHE
u_porto
iceta