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Maeva Miranda

Position: non-permanent, technician
Topic: Preserving a collection of strains of whitefly acarids
Dates: November 2nd, 2016 – April 30, 2018
Funding: GenoMite project
CBGP supervisors: M. Navajas & P. Auger

Within the GenoMite project, Maeva will involved in  the preservation of a collection of strains of acaraids. She will take part in the definition of protocols and will conduct experiments on the answer of acarids to plant (bean) hydric stress:

  • defining experiments protocols, and then supervising them;
  • demographic monitoring of acarids placed in a confined arena defined on bean leaves;
  • estimating fitness parameters (fertility, lifetime, sex-ratio, etc.).