Ana Pereira

Ana Pereira

Assistant Professor



Phone: + 351 21 8811700 (ext. 348)

Fax: + 351 21 8860954 



Research gate


:: Research interests

Phylogeny, phylogeography, biogeography and behaviour of marine and freshwater organisms


:: Scientific Publications


Pereira, A.M., Almada, V.C., 2013. Contrasts in the phylogeography of two migratory lampreys in western Europe. Frontiers of Biogeography 5(1): 39 - 47. link


Pereira, A.M., Jonsson, B., Johansson, M., Robalo, J.I., Almada, V.C., 2012. Icelandic lampreys (Petromyzon marinus): where do they come from. Ichthyological Research 59(1): 83-85. pdf


Robalo, J.I., Castilho, R., Francisco, S.M., Almada, F., Knutsen, H., Jorde, P.E., Pereira, A.M.Almada, V.C., 2012. Northern refugia and recent expansion in the North Sea: the case of the wrasse Symphodus melops (Linnaeus, 1758). Ecology and Evolution. Doi: 10.1002/ece3.77.  pdf


Pereira, A.M., Almada, V.C., Doadrio, I., 2011. Genetic relationships of brook lamprey of the genus Lampetra in a Pyrenean stream in Spain. Icthyological Research 58(3): 278-282.  pdf    


Perea, S., Garzon, P., Gonzalez, J.L., Almada, V.C., Pereira. A., Doadrio. I., 2011. New distribution data on Spanish autochthonous species of freshwater fish. Graellsia 67: 91-102.   pdf


Pereira, A.M., Robalo, J.I., Freyhof, J., Maia, C., Fonseca, J.P., Valente, A., 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.  pdf  


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.  pdf


Almada, F., Henriques, M., Levy, A., Pereira, A., Robalo, J., Almada, V.C., 2008. Reclassification of Lepadogaster candollei based on molecular and meristic evidence with a redefinition of the genus Lepadogaster. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46(3): 1151 - 1156. pdf 

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