Master in Ecology (2014) - "Evolution of haploid chromosome numbers in the sunflower family. Are genomic duplications associated to ancient climate changes?", Centre for Functional Ecology, Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra.
Supervisors: Dr. João Loureiro and Dr. Rubén Torices.
Graduation in Biology (2012) - Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra
Lucie Mota, Sílvia Castro, João Loureiro, Paulo Silveira, Luís Navarro. Pollination success of the narrow endemic Polygala vayredae when growing with other native species: magnet or competing effect? 12th European Ecology Federation (EEF), Ávila, Espanha, 24-27 de Setembro de 2011.
Rubén Torices, Alicia Agudo, Ana Afonso, Lucie Mota, Alberto Herrero, Inés Álvarez. Selection from herbivores and pollinators on floral traits in a natural hybrid zone of two supergeneralist plant species. Annual Meeting 2012 University of Birmingham, UK, 18-20 de Dezembro de 2012.
Lucie Mota, Rubén Torices, João Loureiro. The evolution of chromosome number in the sunflower family. XIV Congress of the European Society of the Evolution Biology (ESEB), Lisbon, 19-24 de Agosto de 2013.
- Afonso, A; Castro, S; Loureiro, J; Mota, L; de Oliveira, JC; Torices, R (2014) THE EFFECTS OF ACHENE TYPE AND GERMINATION TIME ON PLANT PERFORMANCE IN THE HETEROCARPIC ANACYCLUS CLAVATUS (ASTERACEAE). American Journal Of Botany. 101, 5, 892-898. (see details)
- Loureiro, Joao; Castro, Mariana; de Oliveira, Jose Cerca; Mota, Lucie; Torices, Ruben (2013) Genome size variation and polyploidy incidence in the alpine flora from Spain. Anales Del Jardin Botanico De Madrid. 70, 1, 39-47. (see details)