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XIV Brazilian Symposium on Pharmacognosy
Bioeconomy and Sociodiversity
May 23 - 26, 2023
Sao Luis do Maranhão
São Luís is a Brazilian municipality of the state Maranhao. It is the only Brazilian city founded by French (September 8th - 1612), later hacked by Dutchmen and finally colonized by Portuguese. It is place on the island of Upaon-Açu no South Atlantic, enter as bays de San Marcos e Sao Jose de Ribamar.
The beaches are one of the most popular tourist spots for tourists visiting the city. The highlights are: Praia da Guia, Prainha, Praia do Cajueiro, Praia do Calhau, Praia do Amor, among others.
The city of São Luís is place in an area where two floras meet: the da flora amazon and the northeastern flora. This makes the island of São Luís have a very diverse flora, rich in species. In the coastal region of the city (comprising almost all of it) 260 species of plants entered into 76 families were identified; Fabaceae present with the largest number of species, more than. Out of all regions searched of Brazil, 125 species are exclusive to São Luís.
See you at this wonderful event in a magical place!
The event will be held at the Federal University of Maranhão, at Paulo Freire auditorium, don't miss it!!
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