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  • CDD chercheur/ingénieur en bioinspiration et thermodynamique animale

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    Annonce de recrutement pour un poste de chercheur contractuel (6 mois) en écologie physiologique et bioinspiration industrielleMuséum National d’Histoire Naturelle - Saint-Gobain IsoverProjet de recherche : ‘Vers un ...
  • New paper in Nature Communications

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      New paper by Marc Herbin and colleagues published in Nature Communications. Allometric growth in the extant coelacanth lung during ontogenetic development Coelacanths are lobe-finned fishes known from the Devonian to ...
  • New paper in Ecological Indicators by the ECOTROP team

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    A new paper by the ECOTROP team was published in Ecological Indicators. This study examined dung beetle assemblages in rain forest along a gradient of mammal’s defaunation.  The site with the most depauparate mammalian ...
  • Mouse lemur Workshop 2015

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    L’équipe BIOADAPT de l’UMR MECADEV accueillera les 8 et 9 octobre prochains dans l’amphithéatre de la Grande Galerie de l’Evolution, un workshop international consacré à la recherche fondamentale et appliquée sur le ...
  • Back from Venezuela

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      Mission Venezuela 2015 Mission exceptionnelle : données anatomiques, série développementales et série de croissance, films, mesures fonctionnelles et données comportementales. De quoi réaliser une étude transversale ...
  • New paper in Journal of Tropical Ecology by the ECOTROP team

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    A new paper by the ECOTROP team was published in Journal of Tropical Ecology as FirstView Article. The study analyses the effect of frugivores satiation during three masting events that occured between 2001-2011 at ...
  • Postdoctoral position available in the lab

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    Tropical Ecology Group Post-doctoral researcher to link fruit traits, tree diversity and animal-plant interaction networks in Asian tropical rainforests. Salary: ±2500 Euro/month (± 2000 Euro net) funded by the LabEx ...
  • New paper in ECOTROPICA by the ECOTROP team

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    A new paper was recently published in Ecotropica published by the Society for Tropical Ecology that involves members of the ECOTROP team. The article describes the Cafotrop method which aims at improving rope-climbing ...
  • New paper in PNAS by the FUNEVOL team

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      A new paper just came out in PNAS that involves members of the FUNEVOL team. The paper highlights the fact that Anolis communities are relatively ancient as demonstrated by the presence of different ecomorphs present ...
  • new paper by FUNEVOL

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      A new paper in Biological Reviews on sleep in amphibians and reptiles was just published by members of the FUNEVOL team in collaboration with Paul-Antoine Libourel, fromerly engineer at the movemenent analysis platform ...
  • Bat Conservation International awarded Sheema Abdul Aziz

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    Bat Conservation International has selected the Thesis Research Project of Sheema Abdul Aziz "Project Pteropus: Interactions between Fying Foxes, Plants and People on Tioman Island - Implications for ...
  • Launching of the first regulatory training on the use of free-ranging, wild animals in research

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    The use of animals for scientific purposes has to strictly adhere to legal and ethical rules, set at national and international levels. In 2013, in France, it became mandatory that all persons using wild animals for in ...
  • Sheema Abdul Aziz awarded for her thesis work

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    Sheema Abdul Aziz was recently awarded a Rufford Small Grant for her work on flying foxes (Pteropus hypomelanus) and ecosystem services. She also won a travel award from ATBC to give a talk on ’Challenges of flying fox ...
  • FUNEVOL obtains a major grant to renovate its movement analysis platform

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    The FUNEVOL team just obtained a major grant (400kEuro) from the Region Ile de France to renovate its movement analysis platform. Together with the money obtained from the CNRS and the Muséum this will allow us to ...
  • New postdoc in the FUNEVOL team

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    The FUNEVOL team wishes to welcome Helder GOMES-RODRIGUES (hgomesrodrigues@mnhn.fr) as a new postdoc in the lab. Helder will be working on a LABEX sponsored project in collaboration with Guillaume Billet in Paleontology ...
  • A new paper of BIOADAPT in Oecologia (with press release)

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    Abstract Timing of winter phenotype expression determines individual chances of survival until the next reproductive season. Environmental cues triggering this seasonal phenotypic transition have rarely been ...
  • New paper in Current Biology by the FUNEVOL team

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      A new paper by the FUNEVOL team was just published online in Current Biology.   Abstract: The terrestrialization process involved dramatic changes in the cranial anatomy of vertebrates. The braincase, which was ...
  • New paper by Ameline Bardo

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      A new paper by Ameline Bardo was just published in the Journal of Human Evolution Abstract: Approximately 90% of the human population is right-handed. The emergence of this hand preference in humans is thought to be ...
  • New paper by Emmanuelle Pouydebat

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      New paper by Emmanuelle Pouydebat on manipulation potential in primates was just published in Interface. Abstract: Primates, and particularly humans, are characterized by superior manual dexterity compared with other ...
  • La Guyan' à Panam'

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    Aurélie Albert et Pierre-Michel Forget sont auteurs d’un article présentant les interactions plantes-animaux et prédateurs-proies au sein de la biozone Amazonie-Guyane du Parc Zoologique de Paris publié le 15 avril dans ...
  • Pierre-Michel Forget élu vice-Président de la Society for Tropical Ecology - gtö

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      The Society for Tropical Ecology (formerly Gesellschaft für Tropenökologie e.V., gtö) promotes and communicates new and emerging knowledge among tropical ecologists to advance the understanding of tropical ecosystems ...
  • New paper by FUNEVOL just published in PNAS

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      A new paper including members of the FUNEVOL team published online this week team describes how fish partition the soundscape. Abstract: The underwater environment is more and more being depicted as particularly noisy, ...
  • Réseaux d'interactions en Thaïlande

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    Première mission d’ Aurélie Albert (avril-mai) et de Pierre-Michel Forget (mai), en collaboration avec Colin Fontaine (CESCO, MNHN, Paris) et Géraldine Véron (ISYEB, MNHN, Paris) en Thaïlande. Cette mission bénéficie ...
  • Sheema Abdul Aziz at ATBC-AP Chapter meeting

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    Seema Abdul Aziz is attending the 9th Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation Asia – Pacific Chapter betwene 30 march-2 April 2015 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. "The Future of Biodiversity ...
  • How only one degree Celsius more already impacts tropical rainforest ecosystems

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    On the occasion of the COP 21, the international summit on climate to be held in Paris next December, Alliance Française will organise several events related to the climate change throughout the year, in collaboration ...
  • New paper by Alexandra Houssaye

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    Alexandra Houssaye just published a new paper in PLOSONE in the context of her ANR project. Read the abstract below: Cetacea are secondarily aquatic amniotes that underwent their land-to-sea transition during the Eocene. ...
  • New postdoctoral researcher

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    Maïtena Dumont obtained a grant from the ’Fondation des Treilles’ for her project entitled ’3D organization of long-bone mid-shaft in extreme terrestrial locomotion conditions’. She will be working as a post-doc in the ...
  • New paper by Marc Herbin

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    A new paper by Marc Herbin and coleagues on coelacanth teeth was just published in the Journal of Structural Biology. Read the abstract below: The extant coelacanth Latimeria is a sarcopterygian predatory fish with ...
  • postdoctoral positions available in the lab

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    Two postdoctoral positions recently funded by the labex BCDiv are available in the lab. The first project is entitled ’Form-function relationships and the evolution of arboreal locomotion in mammals’ and is in ...
  • New postdoctoral researcher

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    Anne-Claire Fabre was just awarded a prestigeous Marie-Curie postdoctoral fellowship. She will be joining the lab starting the 17th of January 2016. She will be working  on a project entitled ’Evolutionary Trends And ...
  • Parution: Écologie tropicale - De l'ombre à la lumière

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    Parution: Un ouvrage collectif illustré sous la direction Pierre-Michel Forget, Martine Hossaert-McKey et Odile Poncy, Institut écologie et environnement du CNRS (INEE). Parution le 8 janvier 2015. Les événements ...
  • Retour de mission d'ECOTROP sur l'île de La Réunion

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    Sandrine Salmon et Pierre-Michel Forget ont effectué avec Dominique Strasberg (UMR 53 PVBMT Cirad-Université de la Réunion) des prélèvements de sol et de faune de collemboles dans différents états de la succession ...
  • New paper by Marc Herbin

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    A paper where Marc Herbin is co-author and that was in part conducted at the Plateau Technique of the UMR7179 was just published in ’Neurobiology of Disease’. ...
  • ANR retour postdoc obtenue par Alexandra Houssaye

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    Alexandra Houssaye obtained a comptetive ANR grant that focuses on the secondary adaptations to an aquatic life. More infomation on the project website of Aquabone .   ...
  • INVAXEN - a Biodiversa project on the biology of invasive frogs

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    A new project coordinated by Anthony Herrel has been funded that focuses on the biology of an invasive frog (Xenopus laevis) and its impact on native amphibians in Europe. This project is funded by a BIODIVERSA grant ...
  • Prospective écologie tropicale

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    La dernière prospective de l’Institut écologie et environnement (INEE) du CNRS vient de paraître. Elle a été coordonnée par Pierre-Michel Forget et est consultable en ligne. ...
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