Research Unit in Environmental and Evolutionary Biology

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Fishes Medicine & Life Sciences
fish Earth & Environmental Sciences
Perches Medicine & Life Sciences
Perca fluviatilis Agriculture & Biology
lake Earth & Environmental Sciences
Catfishes Medicine & Life Sciences
Lake Tanganyika Agriculture & Biology
phytoplankton Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Projects 1986 2023

Research Output 1972 2018

Biodiversity effects on ecosystem functioning respond unimodally to environmental stress

Baert, J., Eisenhauer, N., JANSSEN, C. & De Laender, F. 2018 In : Ecology Letters.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

environmental stress
environmental conditions

Body-size shifts in aquatic and terrestrial urban communities

Merckx, T. , Souffreau, C. , Kaiser, A. , Baardsen, L. F. , Backeljau, T. , Bonte, D. , Brans, K. I. , Cours, M. , Dahirel, M. , Debortoli, N. , De Wolf, K. , Engelen, J. M. T. , Fontaneto, D. , Gianuca, A. T. , Govaert, L. , Hendrickx, F. , Higuti, J. , Lens, L. , Martens, K. , Matheve, H. & 7 others Matthysen, E., Piano, E., Sablon, R., Schön, I., Van Doninck, K., De Meester, L. & Van Dyck, H. 7 Jun 2018 In : Nature. 558, 7708, p. 113-116 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

body size
heat island
habitat fragmentation
urban ecosystem
community dynamics

Effects of a herbicide and copper mixture on the quality of marine plankton

Filimonova, V., De Troch, M., Gonçalves, F., Marques, J. C., Marques, S. M., Gonçalves, A. M. M. & De Laender, F. 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Activities 2007 2018

Pushing the limits: bdelloid rotifers on the road to space conquest?

Bopp, C. (Speaker), Hespeels, B. (Speaker)
23 Mar 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Biodiversity, ecosystem function, and environmental change

De Laender, F. (Speaker)
14 Dec 2017

Activity: Oral presentation

Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution (SMBE)

Cariou, M. (Poster)
7 Jul 2017

Activity: Participation in conference


"Adrien Bauchau" Biology Award

Jonathan Marescaux (Recipient), Mar 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Bauchau fund Award.

Charles Van Der Henst (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Best Oral Presentation

Charles Van Der Henst (Recipient), 23 Mar 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Press / Media

Student theses

Alimentation et nutrition des juvéniles de Heterotis niloticus (Arapaimidae, Teleostei)

Author: Monentcham, S., 6 Mar 2009

Supervisor: Kestemont, P. (Supervisor), Pouomogne, V. (External person) (Co-Supervisor), Wathelet, B. (External person) (Jury), Mélard, C. (External person) (Jury), Mandiki, R. (Jury) & Bister, J. (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences

Allaitement et reprise de l'activité ovarienne de la brebis allaitante

Author: MANDIKI, R., 1991

Supervisor: Paquay, R. (Supervisor) & Bister, J. (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences

Amélioration de la production halieutique des trous traditionnels à poissons (whedos) du delta de l'Ouémé (sud Bénin) par la promotion de l'élevage des poissons-chats Clarias gariepinus et Heterobranchus longifilis

Author: Imorou Toko, I., 19 Dec 2007

Supervisor: Kestemont, P. (Supervisor), Remon, M. (Jury), Micha, J. (Jury), Fiogbé, E. (External person) (Jury) & LEGENDRE, M. (External person) (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences