Ana Sofia Alves

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Research group: 
Estuaries and Coastal zones
Research lines: 
Ecology, behaviour and conservation
Environmental assessment and ecological risk
Featured publications

Alves, A.S., Adão, H., Patrício, J., Neto, J.M., Costa, M.J. & Marques, J.C. (2009). Spatial distribution of subtidal meiofauna communities along a salinity gradient in two Southern European estuaries (Portugal). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 89 (8), 1529-1540. doi: 10.1017/S0025315409000691 | Retrieved from

Patrício, J., Adão, H., Neto, J.M., Alves, A.S., Traunspurger, W. & Marques, J.C. (2012). Do nematode and macrofauna assemblages provide similar ecological assessment information?. Ecological indicators, 14(1), 124-137. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2011.06.027 | Retrieved from

Alves, A.S., Adão, H., Ferrero, T., Marques, J.C., Costa, M.J., Patrício. (2013). Benthic meiofauna as indicator of ecological changes in estuarine ecosystems: The use of nematodes in ecological quality assessment. Ecological Indicators, 24, 462-475. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2012.07.013 | Retrieved from

Alves, A.S., Veríssimo, H., Costa, M.J., Marques, J.C. (2014). Taxonomic resolution and Biological Traits Analysis (BTA) approaches in estuarine free-living nematodes. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 138, 69-78. doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2013.12.014 | Retrieved from

Alves, A.S., Caetano, A., Costa, J.L., Costa, M.J., Marques, J.C. (2015). Estuarine intertidal meiofauna and nematode communities as indicator of ecosystem’s recovery following mitigation measures. Ecological Indicators, 54, 184-196. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.02.013 | Retrieved from