Variation: Development and Selection
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência and Evolution et Diversité Biologique, University of Toulouse 3.

Patrícia Beldade

Principal Investigator

Elvira Lafuente

Yara Rodrigues

Ana Teresa Eugénio

Research interests:

Genetic basis of phenotypic variation and adaptation.

(Adaptive) developmental plasticity.

Origin and modification of novel traits.

Developmental constraints and modularity.

 Research organisms:

Bicyclus anynana butterflies.

Drosophila melanogaster.

Other Drosophila species.

Aphaenogaster senilis ants.