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  Ana Carla Ramos da Silva Gonçalves  
  e-mail: acgoncalves@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD Student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Functional Biodiversity
  Direct URL for this page: http://www.cesam.ua.pt/acgoncalves  
  Thesis title: Tools for a taxonomic revision of genus Calendula L.
  Supervisor: Paulo Silveira
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: FCT
  Grant reference: SFRHBD514642011
  Start date: 2011-09-01
  End date: 2015-08-01
Research interests

- Plant systematics and ecology (Mediterranean area and Macaronesia)

- Nature conservation

- Molecular biology

-Asteraceae (Calenduleae - Calendula)

Academic degrees

2008 - 2009: Master in Ecology, Biodiversity and Ecosystems Management. Department of Biology. University of Aveiro, Portugal. 

Thesis: Flora of Distrit of Aveiro (Paeoneacea -Linacea). Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Paulo Silveira and Prof. Dr.ª Rosa Pinho

2003 - 2007: Degree in Biology. University S. Ursula, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Thesis: Intraespecific variation in wood anatomy of Caesalpinia echinata Lam. (Leguminosae - Caesalpinioidae). Supervisor: Prof. Dr.Claudia F. Barros.

Work experience

2011 - 201- : BD fellowship in the program Globa Science - FCT/UNESCO - SFRH/BD/51464/2011

2008 - 2009: Herbarium University of Aveiro

2006 - 2007: Botanical Garden of Rio de Janeiro

2007 - 2007: Santo Inacio College 

2005 - 2005: CIECERJ - CEDERJ

Revision of manuscripts

2013-2014: Chapter: Calendula L., In book: Flore Pratique du Maroc, Publisher: Institute Scientifique Université Mohammed V - Rabat, Editors: Mohamed Fennane, Mohammed Ibn Tattou, Jalal El Oualidi, pp.270-275

2012-2015: Chapter: Calendula L., In book: Flora Iberica XVI,  Publisher: Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid, Editors: Castroviejo S., Aedo C., Cirujano S., Laínz M., Montserrat P., Morales R., Muñoz Garmendia F., Navarro C., Paiva J., Soriano C.

  1. Nora S., Castro S., Loureiro J., Gonçalves A.C., Oliveira H., Castro M., Santos C. , Silveira P. (2013) Flow cytometric and karyological analyses of Calendula species from Iberian Peninsula. Plant Systematics And Evolution. 299, 5, 853-864. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00606-013-0767-0
  2. Silveira P.C., Gonçalves A.C.R.S., Santos C., Paiva J.A.R. (2013) Two lectotypifications and a new combination in Calendula (Asteraceae) for Flora Iberica. Phytotaxa. 145, 1, 47-53. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.145.1.5
  1. Silveira P.C., Gonçalves A.C.R.S. (in press) Calendula L. (Compositae). In: Flora iberica - Plantas vasculares de la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares . (EDS.), Madrid. Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid (CSIC). 16, (see details)
  2. Gonçalves A.C.R.S., Ouhammou A., Jury S.L. & Silveira P. (2014) Calendula L. In: M. Fennane et al.. (EDS.), Flore pratique du Maroc: Manuel de détermination des plantes vasculaires. Rabat. Institute Scientifique. 3, 9789954206713. (see details)
  1. Gonçalves A.C.R. (2009) A Flora do Distrito de Aveiro : Paeoniaceae a Linaceae. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://ria.ua.pt/handle/10773/877
  1. Gonçalves A.C., Castro S., Santos C., Silveira P. (2015) A morphometric analysis of Calendula L. in the Iberian Peninsula and its taxonomic implications. (see details)
  2. Gonçalves A.C., Nora S.V., Castro S., Loureiro J., Oliveira H., Santos C., Silveira P. (2015) Towards a taxonomical revision of Calendula L. (Asteraceae) in the Iberian Peninsula. (see details)
  3. Nora, S.V., Gonçalves A.C.R.S., Castro S., Loureiro J., Oliveira H., Castro M., Santos C., Silveira P. (2012) Insights into the evolution of Iberian Calendula species depicted from genome size and chromosome numbers. (see details)
  4. Antunes, P., Coutinho, A., Castro S., Gonçalves A.C., Silveira P. (2011) Palynology of the genus Calendula L. on the Iberian Peninsula. (see details)