GENETICS, MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND EVOLUTION
Descrição da diversidade biológica e estudos de filogenia dos organismos ao nível genético e molecular.
Analysis of compared morphology for studies of evolution, phylogeny and sistematics.
SISTEMATICS AND BIOGEOGRAPHY
Description of biological activities in its many texonomic levels; evolution and phylogeny studies; analysis of historical biogeography based on phylogeny and distribution of organisms.
STUDIES OF ANIMAL ASSEMBLIES AND COMMUNITIES
Biodiversity studies of communities of aquatic animals, land animals or parasites.
MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION
Studies of management and conservation of species of wild and domestic animals.
III. BIOLOGY AND ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
Studies of populational dynamics, reproductive and food biology, predator-prey relations, parasite-host relations.
Animal behavior studies.