Paula Montagnana

Ecologist (UNESP), Master in Zoology and currently is an Entomology PhD student (USP). Research areas include wild bees ecology and conservation, with special interest in how the landscape heterogeneity and forest cover can influence richness and abundance of tropical trap-nesting bees.


“Multi-scale effects of habitat amount and landscape diversity on bee community” – under advice of Dr. Carlos Alberto Garófalo (USP) and Dr. Milton 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 my scholarship from CAPES.

E-mail: paula-eco@hotmail.com; montag@usp.br