Activities

 

Weekly meetings
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Web seminar by Tatiana Sepúlveda, April 13, 2020.
"Past and current challenges to taxonomic practices"
Base literature: 
  • Dayrat, B. (2005) Towards integrative taxonomy. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 85, 407–415.
  • Agnarsson, I., Kuntner, M. (2007)Taxonomy in a Changing World: Seeking Solutions for a Science in Crisis. Systematic Biology 56(3): 531–539.
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Web seminar by Kalana da Silva, April 21, 2020.
"Does it still make sense to use morphology to build phylogenies?"
Base literature: 
  • Scotland, R.W., Olmstead, R.G., Bennet, J.R. Phylogeny Reconstruction: The Role of Morphology. Systematic Biology 52(4): 539548.
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Web seminar by Angela Echeverry, April 30, 2020.
"Taxonomic triage and the poverty of phylogeny"
Base literature: 
  • Wheeler, Q.D. Taxonomic triage and the poverty of phylogeny. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B Biol. Sci. 359(1444): 571–583.
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Web seminar by Diego Souza, May 4, 2020.
"DNA barcoding and taxonomy"
Base literature: 
  • Wilson, J. 2011. Taxonomy and DNA sequence databases: A perfect match? Terrestrial Arthropod Reviews 4(3): 221–236.
  • Page, R.D.M. DNA barcoding and taxonomy: dark taxa and dark texts. Philos. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 371: 20150334.
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Web seminar by Angela Echeverry, May 11, 2020.
"O que é ciência?"
Base literature: 
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Web seminar by Kalana da Silva & Tatiana Sepúlveda, May 18, 2020.
"Species concept and delimitation"
Base literature: 
  • de Queiroz, K. 2007. Species Concepts and Species Delimitation. Systematic Biology 56(6): 879–886.
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