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Adela Roa-Varon

  • M.Sc.
  • Research Student
  • Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of Natural History
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Research interests

MorphologyPhylogeographySystematicsDeep Sea FishesGadiformes

Groups

Co-authors (41)

Publications (5)

  • Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean

    • Quattrini A
    • Demopoulos A
    • Singer R
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    3Citations
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  • Depth as a driver of evolution in the deep sea: Insights from grenadiers (Gadiformes: Macrouridae) of the genus Coryphaenoides

    • Gaither M
    • Violi B
    • Gray H
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    7Citations
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  • First records of fishes for the Colombian Caribbean, orders Myctophiformes, Polymixiiformes, Gadiformes, Ophidiiformes, and Lophiiformes

    • Roa-Varón A
    • Saavedra-Díaz L
    • Acero P
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    4Citations
  • New reports offishes for the upper continental slope ofthe Colombian Caribbean (orders Albuliformes, Anguilliformes, Osmeriformes, Stomiiformes, Ateleopodiformes, Aulopiformes and Pleuronectiformes)

    • Saavedra-Díaz L
    • Roa-Varón A
    • Acero A
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    4Citations
  • New records of fishes for the colombian caribbean of the orders beryciformes, zeiformes, perciformes and tetraodontiformes.

    • Roa-Varón A
    • Saavedra-Díaz L
    • Acero A
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    12Citations

Professional experience

Research Student

Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of Natural History

January 2011 - Present

Molecular Lab Technician

George Washington University

January 2011 - June 2011(5 months)

Research Assistant

Center for Marine Science. University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, NC. 2007- 2010. Taxonomy, Biodiversity, Ecology, and Population Dynamics of deep-sea fishes.

July 2007 - June 2010(3 years)

Research Associate

Marine and Coastal Research Institute (INVEMAR). Santa Marta, Colombia. Evaluation of the ecological impacts caused by the construction of Urrá I hydroelectric dam on the fish community of the Sinú River

January 2001 - December 2003(3 years)

Education

PhD

Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary

June 2011 - Present

M.Sc.

School of Biological Sciences – University Of Nebraska, Lincoln, Lincoln, NE.

January 2003 - June 2007(4 years)

B.Sc.

Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Bogotá, Colombia

January 1996 - December 2001(6 years)