Paulo Castro

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Phd Program : Doctoral Program in Molecular and Environmental Biology

Research Area : Biodiversity

Position : Phd students


Phd Student since 2017, in the PDBMA (Doctoral Program of Molecular and Environmental Biology), studying the impacts of climate change in threatened Iberian freshwater mussels. In 2015 obtained Master degree in Ecology, at University of Minho, where also graduated from Applied Biology in 2013.


  • Ronaldo Sousa


• Modesto V., Castro P. S., Lopes-Lima M., Antunes C., Ilarri M. & Sousa R. (2019). Potential impacts of the invasive Corbicula fluminea on the survival of glochidia. Science of the Total Environment. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.043
• Castro P.S., Ilarri M., Modesto V., Antunes C. & Sousa R. (2017). Palatability of the Asian clam Corbicula fluminea (Müller 1774) in an invaded system. Hydrobiologia. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-017-3136-0