Applied Ecology and Remote Sensing (Dr. Castello)

Dr. Miris Castello

Tel: +39 040 5583871



Miris Castello is a researcher in Systematic Botany at the University of Trieste (Italy) since 1998; she is currently Aggregate Professor in Plant Ecology since 2003.

She has a MS degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Trieste and a Ph.D. in Geobotany from the University of Pavia (Italy).
Her research interests include flora and vegetation of vascular plants and cryptogams (bryophytes and lichens), environmental monitoring, biodiversity of Antarctic terrestrial ecosystems and conservation biology. Among her research activities, she has been working for several years on air quality biomonitoring using cryptogams (lichens and bryophytes) and on lichen flora and vegetation of Antarctica within the Italian National Programme for Antarctic Research (PNRA).

She is currently working on monitoring and conservation of plant diversity, conservation of grassland and inland wetlands, forest ecosystems, IUCN Red Lists of plants, bryology and cave flora.




Last update: 05-13-2021 - 21:30