Ecology and Evolution Laboratory - LEEV




 Editor de Conteúdo

Lab Supervisor

Otavio A. V. Marques –

Lab Researchers
Hebert Ferrarezzi –

Maria José de J. Silva –
Nancy Oguiura –
Otavio A. V. Marques –
Rogério Bertani –
Selma M. Almeida-Santos –

general objective of the unit

The Ecology and Evolution Laboratory (LEEV) performs in the areas of Natural History, Morphology, Taxonomy, Systematics, Biogeography, Cytogenetics, Molecular Biology, Biodiversity, Conservation, Ecology and Evolution of vertebrates (with emphasis on serpents, small mammals and spiders). It develops multidisciplinary research integrating investigators from Instituto Butantan and other institutions in Brazil and abroad. 
The researchers of the Laboratory belong to the faculty of the Graduate Studies courses at USP, Unicamp and Unesp, and supervise undergraduate and graduate students. 

The Laboratory is responsible for the serpentarium at Instituto Butantan and also carries out educational activities.