Aspects of the biology of the Antarctic dragonfish Gerlachea australis (Notothenioidei: Bathydraconidae) in the Weddell Sea, Antarctica.
La Mesa M, CalÃ¬ F, Donato F, Riginella E, Mazzoldi C
The research areas of Carlotta Mazzoldi include:
Behavioural ecology of teleost and elasmobranch fishes, in particular the reproductive biology;
Sexual selection in teleost and elasmobranch fishe;
Life history traits of teleost and elasmobranch fishes;
Interactions between biological traits of marine species and fishery;
Historical ecology of marine animal populations.
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Proposals for thesis
The issues proposed for bachelor and master theses include:
Study of the life history traits of teleost and elasmobranch commercial species and effects on vulnerability to the fishery;
Study of the behavioural ecology of teleost and elasmobranch commercial species and effects on vulnerability to the fishery;
Histroical ecology of the sea: analyses of historical data and integrations with differnt types of information sources to reconstruct the past of marine populations and drivers of changes.