Contacts Centre for Environmental Biology


PhD student

CBA research group(s):

Biotic - Abiotic Interactions

Personal webpage

Team webpage

Maria Calado

Main Research Interests

My main research interests are biodiversity and ecology of terrestrial macrofungi and marine fungi.


Academic Qualifications

- 2007 -  Master in Conservation Biology (University of Évora)

- 2004 - Graduation in Biology (University of Évora)


Recent Publications

Louro R., Calado M., Pinto B, Santos-Silva C. 2009. Epigeous macrofungi of the Parque de Natureza de Noudar in Alentejo (Portugal). Mycotaxon (107):49-52.

Calado M., Louro R. & Santos-Silva C. 2009. Influence of different management practices in the macrofungal communities of a cork oak stand after an extended drought period, in Southern Portugal. Boletin de la Sociedad Micológica de Madrid (33):237-253.

Ongoing Projects

- PhD research project "Biodiversity and ecological characterization of higher marine fungi associated with Spartina maritima (Curtis) Fernald".