Vinicius Padula

Vinicius Padula

Section Mollusca

  • PhD-student, DAAD / CNPq (Brazil)
  • Tel: 089-8107124
  • E-Mail: viniciuspadula@yahoo.com
  • Research:: Systematics and cryptic diversity of Atlantic sea slugs

Research interests:

Systematics and cryptic diversity of nudibranchs, with emphasis on tropical western Atlantic fauna.

Contact:

  • Zoologische Staatssammlung
  • Sektion Mollusca
  • Münchhausenstr. 21
  • 81247 München
  • +49 (0) 89 8107 138
  • viniciuspadula@yahoo.com

Curriculum vitae:

  • 2011 – present. PhD studies in Biology. Project “Morpho-species versus genetic diversity – a case study on South American opisthobranch gastropods”. Ludwig-Maximilians-University, München (LMU). Supervisor: Dr. M. Schrödl. Funded by DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) and CNPq-Brazil (National Council for Scientific and Technological Development).
  • 2007 – 2009. Master studies in Biological Sciences (Zoology). Project “Taxonomic revision of Hypselodoris (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Nudibranchia) from Brazil”. Museu Nacional/Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Funded by CNPq-Brazil (National Council for Scientific and Technological Development).
  • 2002 – 2007. Bachelor studies in Biological Sciences (Marine Biology). Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.