center for synthesis
and analysis of biodiversity

A centre created and developed by the FRB
Global patterns of insect diversity, distribution and evolutionary distinctness - What can we learn from two of the best-documented families of moths?

 Rodolphe Rougerie - MNHN (Paris, France)

11 participants: Jan Beck - University of Basel (Switzerland) ; Thibaud Decaëns - Université de Montpellier, CEFE (France) ; Paul D. N. Hebert - University of Guelph (Canada) ; Ian J. Kitching - Natural History Museum (London, UK) ; Sébastien Lavergne - CNRS, LECA (Grenoble, France) ; Carlos Lopez‐Vaamonde - INRA, URZF (Orléans, France) ; Hélène Morlon - CNRS, ENS (Paris, France) ; Jérôme Murienne - CNRS, Université Paul Sabatier (Toulouse, France) ; Stuart Pimm - Duke University (USA) ; Jean-Yves Rasplus - INRA (Montpellier, France) ; Sujeevan Ratnasingham - University of Guelph (Canada)

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Disentangling the role of anthropic DISturbances and eCological processes on weed community assembly

 Sabrina Gaba - INRA (Dijon, France)

Postdoctorate: Bérenger Bourgeois

11 participants: Laura Armengot ; Florent Bonneu - Université d'Avignon (France) ; Vincent Bretagnolle - CNRS (France) ; Jacques Caneill - INRA (Dijon, France) ; Joël Chadoeuf - INRA (Avignon, France) ; Guillaume Fried - ANSES (France) ; Santiago Poggio - Facultad de Agronomía (Buenos Aires, Argentine) ; Lucie Mahault ; François Munoz - CIRAD (France) ; Marie-Laure Navas - SupAgro, INRA (Montpellier, France) ; Jonathan Storkey - Rothamsted Research (UK) 

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The functional diversity of food webs: linking ecology, physiology and biogeography

Régis Cereghino - Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse III (France)

12 participants: Ignacio Barberis - Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Nacional de Rosario (Zavalla, Argentina) ; Jean-François Carrias - Université Blaise Pascal, (Aubière, France) ; Bruno Corbara - Université Blaise Pascal (Aubière, France) ; Pavel Kratina - School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London (UK) ; Céline Leroy - IRD, CNRS (Kourou, Guyane Française) ; Brian McGill - University of Maine, School of Biology and Ecology (Orono, USA) ; Paula Omena - State University of Campinas (Sao Paolo state, Brazil) ; Fabiola Ospina-Bautista - Universidad de los Andes (Bogota, Colombia) ; Valerio Pillar - Universidad Federal Rio Grande do Sul (Port Alegre, Brazil) ; Gustavo Romero - State University of Campinas (Sao Paolo state, Brazil) ; Diane Srivastava - University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada) ; Kurtis Trzcinski - Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse III (France)

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Origin and congruence of taxonomic, phylogenetic, functional and paleoecological diversity patterns: the model of European-Mediterranean woody plant biodiversity

 Agathe Leriche - UMA, IMBE Université d'Aix-Marseille

Postdoctorate: Aggeliki Doxa

11 participants: Juan Arroyo - University of Seville (Spain); Gianluigi Bacchetta - University of Cagliari (Italy) ; Christophe Besacier, FAO (Italy); Vincent Devictor - CNRS ISEM (France); Panayotis Dimopoulos - University of Western Greece (Greece); Bruno Fady - INRA Avignon (France); Joël Guiot - CNRS CEREGE (France); Arne Hampe - INRA Pierroton (France); Frédéric Médail - IMBE Aix-Marseille University (France); Toni Nikolic - University of Zagreb (Croatia); Giovanni Giuseppe Vendramin - Plant Genetics Institute NRC (Italy).


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