Departamental II – DII. 245
Area of Biodiversity and Conservation
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
c/ Tulipán s/n.
E-28933 Móstoles (Madrid)

Phone: +34 91 488 8517
Fax:      +34 91 664 7490
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Short CV

2014 – Degree in Biology, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

2016 – MsC in Techniques in Characterization and Conservation of Biological Diversity, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

Research lines

Evolutionary ecology of strict gypsophytes.

Community ecology.


Blanco-Sánchez, M.; Moore, M. J.; Ramos-Muñoz, M.; Pías, B.; García-Fernández, A.; Prieto, M.; Plaza, L.; Isabel, I.; Escudero, A.; Matesanz, S. (2021). Phylogeography of a gypsum endemic plant across its entire distribution range in the western Mediterranean. American Journal of Botany 108: 443-460.

Matesanz, S.; Blanco-Sánchez, M.; Ramos-Muñoz, M.; de la Cruz, M.; Benavides, R.; Escudero, A. (2021). Phenotypic integration does not constrain phenotypic plasticity: differential plasticity of traits is associated to their integration across environments. New Phytologist 231: 2359-2370.

Matesanz, S.; Ramos-Muñoz, M.; Blanco-Sánchez, M.; Escudero, A. (2020). High differentiation in functional traits but similar phenotypic plasticity in populations of a soil specialist along a climatic gradient. Annals of Botany 125: 969-980.