Carina S Silva

Graduate in Biological Science (UFSCar), Master in Agriculture and Environment (UFSCar) and currently is an Entomology PhD student by Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture (ESALQ)/ University of São Paulo (USP). I am interested in understanding and evaluate the pollination services of bees in sunflower culture through a study of Forest Cover different proportions of Atlantic Forest and heterogeneity of the landscape.


The influence of landscape on bees’ pollination of sunflower. Advised by Wesley A. C. Godoy (ESALQ/USP), Denise A. Alves (ESALQ/USP), and Milton C. Ribeiro (UNESP). This PhD project is part of the project “New sampling methods ans statistical tools for biodiversity research: integrating animal movement ecology with population and community ecology”.

Grants and Funding:

I receive a PhD scholarship granted by CAPES and financial support provided by FAPESP (process 2013/50421-2).

E-mail: carinassilva@usp.br