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Researcher: Soler, GA (Mr German Soler)

Fields of Research

Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics
Animal Behaviour
Conservation and Biodiversity

Research Objectives

Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Protected Conservation Areas in Marine Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Conservation genetics of the scalloped hammerhead shark in the Pacific coast of Colombia; Journal of Heredity
Contributions of body size, habitat and taxonomy to predictions of temperate Australian fish diets; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Global conservation outcomes depend on marine protected areas with five key features; Nature
Integrating abundance and functional traits reveals new global hotspots of fish diversity; Nature
Inter-island movements of scalloped hammerhead sharks (Sphyrna lewini) and seasonal connectivity in a marine protected area of the eastern tropical Pacific; Marine Biology
Moving beyond trophic groups: evaluating fishing-induced changes to temperate reef food webs; Marine Ecology - Progress Series
Predicting the diet of coastal fishes at a continental scale based on taxonomy and body size; Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
Reef fishes at all trophic levels respond positively to effective marine protected areas; PloS One
Surveys of subtidal reefs in the Southwest National Park Marine Nature Reserve 2004-2017
Surveys of the subtidal reef biota of the Kent Group Marine Nature Reserve 2014-2017
The potential of trait-based approaches to contribute to marine conservation; Marine Policy

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision