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... looks into questions such as ...

  • Which are the dynamic processes that underlie the evolution of biological diversity?
  • Can state-of-the art methods be used to verify antiquated concepts of animal, fungi and plant taxonomy, phylogeny and classification?
  • How can biodiversity be effectively recorded on the micro-organism level? Which role do micro-organisms play in the complex ecosystem?
  • How can ecosystem functions and biodiversity be efficiently analysed in an era of climate change and environmental degradation?
  • In what way can we share the generated knowledge with society in a way that appeals to our target group (Citizen Science)?

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