Deise and a Callisthene microphylla Warm. specimen in the Parque Estadual do Rio Preto, São Gonçalo do Rio Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Deise Gonçalves

B.A.: Biology, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

M.S.: Plant Biology, Unicamp - Universidade Estadual de Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil.

Thesis: Vochysiaceae from Diamantina Plateau region and geographical distribution patterns of the family on the Espinhaço Range, Brazil..

Ph.D.: In progress

  • Dissertation research: to be defined.

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Deise started in the PhD program in Plant Biology in the Fall 2013. Her broad research interest is the evolution of Neotropical Flora, mainly in Vochysiaceae family.