Contacts Centre for Environmental Biology

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Position:
PhD, academics


CBA research group(s):

Plant Diversity & Conservation


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Ana Isabel Dias Correia

Main Research Interests

Vascular Plants taxonomy; Flora of Portugal; History of botany; Portuguese botanists

 

Academic Qualifications

- 1995: PhD in Ecology and Biosystematics, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon)


Recent Publications

Anass E., El Amrani A., Jamal J.E., Correia A.I.D., Barroso J.G., Pedro L.G. & Figueiredo A.C. 2013. Yield and chemical composition of the essential oil of Moroccan chamomile (Cladanthus mixtus (L.) Chevall.) growing wild at different sites in Morocco. Flavour and Fragrance Journal 28:360-366.

Teixeira G., Correia A.I.D., Vasconcelos T., Duarte A., Oliveira N. & Madureira A.M. 2012. Lavandula stoechas subsp. luisieri and L. pedunculata: comparative antibacterial activity. Journal of Phytotherapy and Pharmacology 6:11‐15.

Mendes M.D., Lima A.S., Trindade H., Correia A.I.D., Barroso J.G., Pedro L.G. & Figueiredo A.C. 2011. ISSR molecular characterization and leaf volatiles analysis of Pittosporum undulatum Vent. naturalized in the Azores archipelago (Portugal). Industrial Crops and Products 33(3):710-719.

Matos F., Miguel M. G., Venâncio F., Moiteiro C., Duarte J., Correia A.I.D., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J.G. & Pedro L.G. 2009. Antioxidant capacity of the essential oils from Lavandula luisieri, L. stoechas ssp. lusitanica, L. stoechas ssp. lusitanica x L. luisieri and L. viridis grown in Algarve (Portugal). Journal of Essential Oil Research 21:327-336.


Ongoing Projects

2011-2013 - LISUTypes II: Digitising Welwitsch African Types at the Herbarium of the University of Lisbon (Herbarium LISU)/ Jardim Botânico/MNHNC/UL., The Andrew Mellon Foundation/USA

 

Other Information

- Referee: Revista de Biologia (vol. 18 (2000), vol. 19 (2001) & vol. 23 (2005)), Journal of Coastal Conservation (Special Issue 2010), Computers & Education, vol. 56 (2011)).

- Membro de Sociedades Científicas Nacionais/Internacionais: Sociedade Broteriana; Sociedade Portuguesa de Ciências Naturais; Sociedade Portuguesa de Ecologia; IAPT – Internationational Association for Vegetation Science; IAVS - International Association for Vegetation Science; OPTIMA – Organization for the Phytotaxonomic Investigation of the Mediterranean Area

- Membro de outras sociedades: Liga para a Protecção da Natureza

- Prémios: Ford Motor Company para a Conservação e Ambiente 2002 - Menção Honrosa na categoria “Meio Ambiente Natural” para o projecto: “Salvaguarda de Narcissus cavanillesii Barra & G.López como medida de minimização da construção da Barragem do Alqueva.”