Labex CEBA – Center for the study of biodiversity in Amazonia

Understanding why so many organisms are present iLOGO_Investirlavenir_RVBn tropical ecosystems is a major scientific challenge.
The Laboratoire of excellence CEBA (Center for the study of biodiversity in Amazonia) promotes innovation in research on tropical biodiversity. It brings together a network of internationally-recognized French research teams, contributes to university education, and encourages scientific collaboration with South American countries.

rss Latest news

The 17th Ant course at the Nouragues Field station

Ant Course was created in 2001 and has organized 16 workshops until now, in 7 different countries, and contributing to the training of 467 students from 58 countries. This workshop is an institution for individuals working on social insects and … Continued

Discovery of the CNRS and the CIRAD : the bark as a muscle

Researchers from Ecofog and LMGC laboratories realised experimentations to understand how plants fights gravity. What are the motor systems that guide the tree to stand straight ? The study published on 2018, August 4th, in the journal New Phytologist, demonstrates … Continued

Evaluating biodiversity using environmental DNA (eDNA)

In the study of biodiversity, evaluating the distribution or the presence of organisms in a given site is an important approach. But what if the species studied are not easily accessible or the site holds a large diversity of species? … Continued

> View all articles

rss Latest publications

> View all publications