Alexandre Valente

Alexandre Carlos Nogueira Valente

Professor Auxiliar

 

Departamento de Biologia

Faculdade de Ciências do Porto

Praça Gomes Teixeira

4099-002 Porto

PORTUGAL

email: acvalent@sapo.pt

 

 

:: Research interests

 

- Eco-ethology of freshwater fishes 

- Migratory and reproductive behaviour of anadromous species, mainly salmonids and petromyzontids

 

 

:: Current research projects

 

- Brook lamprey ecology in the River Douro bassin

- Sea lamprey reproductive migratory behaviour

- River Febros fish fauna

 

 

:: Publications

 

Pereira, A.M., Robalo, J. I., Freyhof, J., Maia, C., Fonseca, J. P., Valente, A. and Almada, V. C. 2010.Phylogeographical analysis reveals multiple conservation units in brook lampreys Lampetra planeri of Portuguese streams. Journal of Fish Biology. 77:361-371. 

 

Almada, V.C., Pereira, A.M., Fonseca, J.P., Levy, A., Maia, C., Valente, A. 2008. Mitochondrial DNA fails to reveal genetic structure in sea-lampreys along European shores. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46:391-396.  

 

Robalo, J.I., I. Doadrio, A. Valente, V.C. Almada. 2008. Insights on speciation patterns in the genus Iberochondrostoma (Cyprinidae): Evidence from mitochondrial and nuclear data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46: 155–166. 

 

Robalo, J.I., Doadrio, I., Valente, A., Almada, V.C. 2007. Identification Of ESUs in the Critically Endangered Portuguese Minnow Chondrostoma lusitanicum Collares-Pereira 1980, Based on a Phylogeographical Analysis. Conservation Genetics, 8(5): 1225-1229.

 

Maia, H.M.S., Maia, C.F.Q., Pires, D.F.C. & Valente, A.C.N. 2006. Biology of the iberian chub (Squalius carolitertii) in an atlantic-type stream (river Lima basin – north Portugal). Preliminary approach. Limnética, 25(3): 713-722.

 

Maia, H. & Valente, A., 2004. Biology of the roach (Chondrostoma macrolepidotus) population in the Protected Area of the Lagoons of Bertiandos and of S. Pedro de Arcos (Northern Portugal). Revista Biol. (Lisboa) 22: 65-78.

 

Alonso, J., Araújo, J.P., Sousa, M., Agostinho, J., Rodrigues, G.L., Pereira, S., Rodrigues, S., Costa, L., Valente, A. & Costa, A.G., 2001. Paisagem protegida das lagoas de Bertiandos e S. Pedro d'Arcos. Caracterização ambiental e socio-económica. PPLBSA, C.M. Ponte de Lima, Grafica Casa dops Rapazes, Viana do Castelo.

 

Valente, A.C.N. & Maia, C.F.Q., 2001. Situación actual del salmón Atlantico en Portugal. In Garcia de Leaniz, C & Serdio, A. (Eds.), el salmón, joya de nuestros rios. Gobierno de cantabria, Cons. Ganaderia, Agricultura y Pesca, Santander, pp. 17-25.

   

 

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