Catarina Vinagre

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Research group: 
Estuaries and Coastal zones
Research lines: 
Global environmental change
Ecological processes
Featured publications

Mendonça, V; Vinagre C. (2018). Short food chains, high connectance and high cannibalism in food web networks of small intermittent estuaries. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 587, 17–30.

Vinagre, C., Silva, R., Mendonça, V., Flores, A.A.V., Baeta, A., Marques, J.C. (2018). Food web organization following the invasion of habitat-modifying Tubastraea spp. corals appears to favour the invasive borer bivalve Leiosolenus aristatus. Ecological Indicators, 85, 1204–1209.

Vinagre, C., Costa, M.J., Dunne, J.A. (2017). Effect of spatial scale on the network properties of estuarine food webs. Ecological Complexity, 29, 87–92. doi: https://org/10.1016/j.ecocom.2017.01.004 | Retrieved from

Madeira, C., Mendonça, V., Leal, M., Flores, A.V.V., Diniz, M., Cabral, H., Vinagre, C. (2017). Thermal stress, thermal safety margins and acclimation capacity in tropical shallow waters - an experimental approach testing multiple end-points in two common fish. Ecological Indicators, 81, 146–158. doi: https://org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.05.050 | Retrieved from

Vinagre C., Leal, I., Mendonça, V., Madeira D., Narciso, L., Diniz M.S., Flores A.A.V. (2016). Vulnerability to climate warming and acclimation capacity of tropical and temperate coastal organisms. Ecological Indicators, 62, 317–327. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.11.010 | Retrieved from

Featured projects

CoralSol. Response of the invasive coral, Tubastraea coccinea, to climate change and extreme thermal events - potential effects on competition with the native coral Mussismilia hispida. FCUL; USP; CNPq. (Coordenador MARE: Catarina Maria Batista Vinagre).