Nivo H. Rakotoarivelo

Research Specialist
Madagascar Program

Dr. Nivo H. Rakotoarivelo is a recent graduate of the University of Antananarivo, Madagascar. She earned both her PhD and her DEA (French system) in Ecology there, where she studied the endemic species of the genus Nesogordonia. Her doctoral work was an ethnobotanical study on the useful plants of Vohibe forest with a focus on the most important plants that have multiple uses to ensure their sustainable use and their future conservation.

email: nivo.rakotoarivelo@mobot-mg.org

Staff

Curators
Rainer Willi Bussmann
Jan Salick
Armand Randrianasolo
Wendy Applequist
Robbie Hart

Research Specialists
Tefy H. Andriamihajarivo
Miandry Fagnarena
Ashley Glenn
Jessie Griffard
Fortunat Rakotoarivony
Nivo H. Rakotoarivelo
Tabita Randrianarivony
Lucien Rasoaviety
Aina Razanatsima
Andrew Townesmith

Research Assistants
Taryn Pelch

Research Associates
Trish Flaster
Sarah K. Khan
Will McClatchey
Betty Millan Salazar
Narel Paniangua
Douglas Sharon
Carolina Tellez
Will Tuladhar-Douglas
Ina Vandebroek
Carlos Vega
Karen Meyer Walker