evolutionary biology, genomics, bioinformatics





Current research projects

Phylogeography and population genetics of African porcupines
biological invasions, RADseq, savannah biome, museum samples, green Sahara, East Africa biodiversity hotspot, glaciations



Population genomics of Aptenodytes penguins
evolutionary dynamics, population structure, past demography, RADseq, Celine Le Bohec, CNRS-Strasbourg, CSM-Monaco Ville



Adaptation genomics in Heliosperma
epigenetics, bisulfite-converted RADseq, ecological speciation, altidudinal gradient, Ovidiu Paun, Peter Schoenswetter, Innsbruck University



Main research collaborations

Wolf-like canids systematics
african wolf, RADseq; dog domestication, criptic species, taxonomy, Eli Knispel Ruenesss, CEES-University of Oslo



Repetitive evolution (or phenotypic plasticity) in stickleback
ecological adaptation, bisulfite-converted RADseq, Anna Virginia Black Mazzarella, CEES-University of Oslo



Systematics of the brassy ringlets butterfly species complex
spaciation genomics, RADseq, wolbachia, alpine habitats, Paolo Gratton, Valerio Sbordoni, Tor Vergata University-Roma