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Researcher: Karanovic, I (Professor Ivana Karanovic)

Fields of Research

Animal Systematics and Taxonomy
Invertebrate Biology
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Biogeography and Phylogeography
Animal Cell and Molecular Biology
Conservation and Biodiversity
Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics

Research Objectives

Documentation of Undescribed Flora and Fauna
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Fresh, Ground and Surface Water Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Sparseland, Permanent Grassland and Arid Zone Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Sparseland, Permanent Grassland and Arid Zone Environments
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Australia (excl. Social Impacts)
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Austromesocypris bluffensis sp. n. (Crustacea, Ostracoda, Cypridoidea, Scottiinae) from subterranean aquatic habitats in Tasmania, with a key to world species of the subfamily; ZooKeys
Earicandona, new genus and the first record of Typhlocypris pratensis (Crustacea, Ostracoda) from South Korea; Journal of Species Research
Pseudopolycope (P.) andeep sp. nov. from the deep Southern Ocean (Crustacea, Ostracoda, Cladocopina); Zootaxa
A complete survey of normal pores on a smooth shell ostracod (Crustacea): landmark-based versus outline geometric morphometrics; Journal of Morphology
A new Euphilomedes Kornicker, 1967 (Myodocopida: Philomedidae) from Tasmania with a key to the species of the genus ; Marine Biodiversity
A new Candonopsini (Ostracoda) genus from subterranean waters of New South Wales (Australia); Zootaxa
A new freshwater ostracod genus from the northern Neotropical region and its phylogenetic position in the family Cyprididae (Podocopida); Zoologischer Anzeiger
A new interstitial species of the genus Caecianiropsis Menzies & Pettit, 1956 (Isopoda, Asellota) from Korea; ZooKeys
A new species of Microcharon from marine interstitial waters, Shizuoka, Japan (Isopoda, Lepidocharontidae); Zookeys
A new subfamily and species of Ostracoda (Cylindroleberididae, Myodocopa) from the Chatham Rise (New Zealand); New Zealand Journal of Zoology
A review of candonid ostracods (Crustacea: Ostracoda: Podocopida) from East Asia, with descriptions of five new species from South Korea; Zootaxa
Barcoding of ancient lake ostracods (Crustacea) reveals cryptic speciation with extremely low distances; PLoS ONE
Biogeography of deep-sea wood fall, cold seep and hydrothermal vent Ostracoda (Crustacea), with the description of a new family and a taxonomic key to living Cytheroidea; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2
Candoninae (Ostracoda) from the Pilbara Region in Western Australia; Koninklijke Brill Academic Publishers N.V.
Congruence between male upper lip morphology and molecular phylogeny in Parapolycope (Ostracoda), with two new species from Korea; Invertebrate Systematics
Ecology, palaeontology and taxonomy of Echinocythereis Puri, 1954 (Crustacea: Ostracoda) with a focus on the North Atlantic species; Papers in Palaeontology
First record of Ishizakiella supralittoralis (Ostracoda, Cytheroidea, Leptocytheridae) from South Korea with a key to species of the genus; Journal of Species Research
Five Sarsiellidae ostracods (Crustacea: Myodocopida) from the South Coast of Korea (East China Sea); Zootaxa
Four new species of Gomphodella de deckker, with a phylogenetic analysis and a key to the living representatives of the subfamily Timiriaseviinae (Ostracoda); Crustaceana: International Journal of Crustacean Research
Global distribution on Fabaeformiscandona Subacuta: An exotic invasive ostracoda on the Iberian Penninsula?; Journal of Crustacean Biology
Incongruence between morphological and molecular diversity in Coxicerberus fukudai (Ito, 1974) (Isopoda: Microcerberidea) from East Asia; Journal of Crustacean Biology
Molecular phylogeny of interstitial Polycopidae ostracods (Crustacea) and descriptions of a new genus and four new species; Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
Morphological and molecular diversity of Lake Baikal candonid ostracods, with description of a new genus; Zookeys
On Limnocytherina axalapasco, a new freshwater ostracod (Podocopida: Limnocytheridae) from Mexican crater lakes; Revista De Biologia Tropical
On the genus Thaumatoconcha Kornicker and Sohn (Halocyprida) with description of two new species from Southern Ocean deep sea; Helgoland Marine Research
On the ostracod genus Ilyocypris, with description of one new species from Korea and the first report of males of I. bradyi (Crustacea: Ostracoda: Podocopida); Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.
On the phylogenetic position of Pseudophilomedinae within Sarsielloidea (Ostracoda, Myodocopida), with a description of one new Harbansus from Ningaloo Reef and redescription of H. paucichelatus from Yucatan; Helgoland Marine Research
On the recent Cyclocypridinae (Podocopida, Candonidae) with description of two new genera and one new species; Zootaxa
On three new species of Cypretta Vávra, 1895 (Crustacea: Ostracoda) from the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico; Zootaxa
Ostracod genus Parapolycope (Crustacea): Diversity, distribution, and phylogeny, with description of the first representative from Korea; Zoologischer Anzeiger
Ostracod shell plasticity across longitudinal and bathymetric ranges; Deep-Sea Research. Part 1
Overview of Candoninae (Crustacea, Ostracoda) of South America and the West Indies, with the description of two new species and one new genus; Zootaxa
Phylogenetic position and age of Lake Baikal candonids (Crustacea, Ostracoda) inferred from multigene sequence analyzes and molecular dating; Ecology and Evolution
Phylogenetic position of the East Asian ostracod genus Undulacandona within Candonidae with description of four new species from subterranean waters of Korea; Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
Phylogeny and diversity of Timiriaseviinae ostracods (Podocopida, Cytheroidea) with description of one new species from arid Western Australia; Systematics and Biodiversity
Phylogeny of the genus Chrissia (Ostracoda: Cyprididae) with description of a new species from China; Journal of Crustacean Biology
Recent Freshwater Ostracods of the World:Crustacea, Ostracoda, Podocopida; Springer
Records of the Western Australian Museum; Western Australian Museum. Records
Review and phylogeny of the Recent Polycopidae (Ostracoda, Cladocopina), with descriptions of nine new species, one new genus, and one new subgenus from the deep South Atlantic; Marine Biodoversity
Review of Ostracoda (Crustacea) living below the Carbonate Compensation Depth and the deepest record of a calcified ostracod; Progress in Oceanography
Six new Krithe from the Kuril-Kamchatka Trench, with the first insight into phylogeography of deep-sea ostracods; Progress in Oceanography
Six species of the ostracod families Loxoconchidae and Cushmanideidae from South Korea; Journal of Species Research
The genus Polycope (Polycopidae, Ostracoda) in the North Atlantic and Arctic: taxonomy, distribution, and ecology; Systematics and Biodiversity
The second representative of the Genus Indocandona Gupta (Ostracoda) from a well in Southeastern India; Crustaceana: international journal of crustacean research
Three interesting Cyprididae (Ostracoda) from Western Australia; Records of the Western Australian Museum
Two new candonid species from South Korea (Ostracoda, Podocopida); Crustaceana: International Journal of Crustacean Research
Two new Sarsiellinae (Ostracoda: Myodocopa) from Ningaloo Reef (Western Australia), with a cladistic analysis of the subfamily and keys to genera; Journal of Natural History
Two new species of Leicacandona Karanovic (Ostracoda, Candoninae) from the Great Sandy Desert, Australia ; Journal of Natural History
Two new species of the subfamily Cypridininae (Myodocopa, Ostracoda) from South Australia; Marine Biodiversity
Wood-associated fauna collected during the KuramBio expedition in the North West Pacific; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2
Zoogeography of the ostracod genus Nannocandona (Podocopa) with description of two new species from Europe and East Asia; Annales De Limnologie

Research Projects

Ostracoda (Crustacea) from the Australian Coral Reefs: Diversity, Phylogeny and Zoogeography; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)

Research Candidate Supervision