Ana M Leal-Zanchet
Full professor and Laboratory head of Animal Histology, doing research in the area of Zoology with emphasis on Platyhelminthes (morphology, taxonomy and community structure). Doctor in Zoology (Universitat Tuebingen, Germany). Editor of the scientific jornal Neotropical Biology and Conservation. A specialist in taxonomy, functional morphology and ecology of triclads; also interested in ecology of turbellarians in general and anatomy and histology of invertebrates.